The singer's new etching was revealed on Instagram.
Coronavirus vaccines remain out of reach in the poorest countries, the head of the World Health Organization (WHO) said in a report on Friday, marking the first anniversary of the COVAX dose-sharing facility. "Nearly 900 million vaccine doses have been administered globally, but over 81% have gone to high- or upper middle-income countries, while low-income countries have received just 0.3%," WHO director-general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said about the ACT (Access to COVID-19 Tools) Accelerator set up a year ago. Tedros has repeatedly denounced inequities in vaccine distribution and urged wealthier countries to share excess doses to help inoculate health workers in low-income countries.
WHAT WENT BEFORE:  March 6, 2019: Japanese consultants from Japan International Cooperation Agreement (Jica) presented a preliminary survey to DPWH-Central Visayas for the fourth 3.3-kilometer Cebu-Mactan
The Ministry of Health (MOH) confirmed 39 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on Friday (23 April), taking the country's total case count to 60,943.
The Spanish city of Seville is to be named as a host venue for the rescheduled Euro 2020 soccer tournament after Bilbao was dropped, a source close to the decision told Reuters on Friday. European soccer's governing body UEFA could not confirm whether or not Seville had been named, stating only that a final decision on the 12 host cities would be revealed after its executive committee meets later on Friday. As well as choosing Seville to replace Bilbao, UEFA will make a final decision on whether Dublin and Munich can host matches.
Dramatic portrayals of people's cruelty toward others are a theme in this year's best international feature film Oscar race, with stories of genocide, corruption and bullying among entries from five countries that include two first-time nominees. "Another Round" is seen as the front-runner to take the Oscar on Sunday, given that its director, Thomas Vinterberg, a co-founder of the Danish "Dogme 95" movement of low-budget naturalistic filmmaking, also snagged a surprise best director nod. Completing the movie became a way to honor her, star Mads Mikkelsen said.
Russia on Friday began withdrawing troops that had been running drills near the borders of Ukraine, the defence ministry said, following weeks of heightened tensions between Moscow and the West over the buildup.
Australia's success in Olympic track and field quite literally slowed to a walk at the Rio Games but hopes are high for a rebound at Tokyo with a raft of elite women leading the charge. Australia's athletics championships wrapped up in Sydney this week with a slew of Olympic qualifying marks capping an encouraging domestic season for home-based athletes. Among the standout performers was high jumper Nicola McDermott, who cleared 2.00 metres to eclipse her team mate Eleanor Patterson's national record (1.99m) in an event won at Rio with a leap of 1.97m.
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Bloomberg reported on Thursday afternoon that Biden is considering nearly doubling tax to as high as 39.6%, an increase from the current 20%.
Luz Martinez has caught malaria three times, the last of which was when she was six months pregnant with her fourth child. Like many Venezuelans, she fears malaria more than Covid-19.
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Turkish police have detained 62 people in an investigation of a cryptocurrency trading platform provider, state-owned Anadolu news agency said on Friday, after thousands of Turks filed criminal complaints saying they had been scammed. The Thodex cryptocurrency trading platform, which had been handling daily cryptocurrency trade worth hundreds of millions of dollars, said on its website on Thursday it would be closed for four to five days due to a sale process. Prosecutors issued arrest warrants for 78 people and 62 had so far been detained in an operation centred on Istanbul but stretching across eight provinces, Anadolu said.
NORMAN Galon, one of the four crew members of cargo ship LCT Cebu Great Ocean who died after the ship ran aground near the shoreline in Surigao del Norte, has reunited with his family after his body arrived
Surrey Police said a man in his 40s was pronounced dead at the scene in Walton-on-Thames and a second was airlifted to hospital with serious injuries.
Kane, who broke into the Spurs' team in 2014 and has scored 219 goals in all competitions, signed a six-year extension in 2018 but British media have linked him with a move to a host of top clubs, including Manchester United and Real Madrid. Spurs came up short in the League Cup final in 2015 and the Champions League final in 2019 but Kane, 27, will have another shot at silverware when they face Manchester City at Wembley on Sunday.
The Biden administration is reportedly planning to raise income tax for America's wealthiest and almost double capital gains tax.
World Cup winner Danielle Waterman says cutting back her social media use has breathed fresh life into a punditry career she considered ending, writes Paul Martin.
N'DJAMENA (Reuters) -Chadian rebels said on Friday their command centre was bombed on Wednesday night in an attempt to kill their leader, as the nation gathered to pay homage to slain President Idriss Deby who was killed on the frontline on Monday. The rebels have this month swept south across the desert from their bases in Libya towards N'Djamena, and say they are around 200-300 km (125-190 miles) from the Chadian capital. It is being attended by French President Emmanuel Macron, Guinean President Alpha Conde and several other African heads of state.
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