Thailand starts COVID-19 vaccination campaign

BANGKOK (Reuters) – Thailand kicked off its COVID-19 inoculation campaign on Sunday, with cabinet ministers, health officials and medical professionals among the first in the queue to receive vaccinations. FILE PHOTO: A container with Sinovac coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccines is unloaded from a plane at Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi International Airport, in Bangkok, Thailand February 24, 2021. […]

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Michigan skirts trap, powers past Indiana 73-57 for seventh straight win

Wolverines coach explains how defense is paramount in the team’s strategy and overall player development. (Photo: PDTN) Coming off back-to-back wins over top-10 teams and playing on a short turnaround with Illinois on deck, Saturday’s matinee against a desperate Indiana squad had all the makings of a trap game. Michigan’s Franz Wagner and Isaiah Livers ensured […]

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Inverse Finance seizes tokens, ships code: Launches stablecoin lending protocol

Shortly after culling its community of inactive members, one of decentralized finance’s (DeFi) strangest experiments is launching a new stablecoin lending product. On Wednesday Inverse Finance revealed the Anchor Protocol, a money market built around DOLA, a protocol-native synthetic stablecoin. Based on “a modified fork of Compound,” in a blog post Inverse Finance founder Nour […]

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Canelo Alvarez-Avni Yildirim live results and analysis

WBC and WBA super middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez defends his belts against mandatory challenger Avni Yildirim in the main event of Saturday’s DAZN card at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami (DAZN, 7 p.m. ET). Alvarez (54-1-2, 36 KOs) unified the titles by defeating Callum Smith by unanimous decision in December. That was Alvarez’s first fight […]

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UFC Fight Night live updates and results: Jairzinho Rozenstruik vs. Ciryl Gane

For the third time this month, heavyweights will take center stage at the UFC Apex. Jairzinho Rozenstruik and Ciryl Gane do battle in a clash of heavyweight contenders in the main event of UFC Fight Night on Saturday in Las Vegas. The winner will keep pace in a crowded contender field in the UFC’s largest […]

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FDA approves Johnson & Johnson’s single-shot Covid vaccine for emergency use

The Food and Drug Administration has approved Johnson & Johnson’s Covid-19 vaccine for emergency use, giving the United States a third tool to fight the pandemic as highly contagious variants start to take root across the country. The FDA’s emergency use authorization Saturday kickstarts the federal government’s plan to distribute nearly 4 million doses of […]

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