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Pope promises to take more care with virus measures

Crowd-loving Pope Francis promised on Wednesday to do better at keeping his distance from the faithful, after his relaxed attitude to virus restrictions raised eyebrows in recent days. “Forgive me if I greet you from a distance,” Francis said at the end of his…
MozambiquePolitics

EU: Discussion on Cabo Delgado gets stuck

Portuguese-speaking country was not the priority in the discussion of the European Union’s Foreign Affairs Council.Last Monday, the European Union (EU) Foreign Ministers met in Luxembourg to discuss in the Foreign Affairs Council, among other things, the situation in…
SocietyWorld

Equal pay between men and women will not happen in this century

On average, the earnings of women and men will only balance in 2104, data indicate. In nine countries the disparity is still growing Thousands of Swiss women screamed for a minute when the clock struck 3:24. This is the time of day when they start working for free…
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Woman dies after second Covid-19 infection

A 89-year-old Dutch woman died after being reinfected by the new coronavirus. According to a report released by the University of Maastricht, the elderly woman was being treated for Waldenstrom’s macroglobulinemia, a rare cancer in B cells. The information is from…
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Surge in deadly crossings from crisis-hit Lebanon

The number of people attempting to make the deadly sea crossing to Cyprus from Lebanon has surged this year, Save the Children said Wednesday. “September saw a significant uptick in crossings with 230 people travelling on five boats pushed back to Lebanon after…
MozambiquePolitics

Mozambican Minister of Health infected with Covid-19

The Minister of Health of Mozambique, Armindo Tiago, announced today in a statement that he tested positive for the new coronavirus, finding himself without symptoms and in isolation at home “I have no symptoms, I am physically and mentally well. I am infected, but not…
ChinaPolitics

China considers lowering criminal liability age to 12

Chinese lawmakers are mulling over lowering the minimum age at which a minor can be convicted to 12, in individual cases under specific circumstances. The proposal was made in a draft amendment to the Criminal Law, which was submitted Tuesday to the ongoing session of the…