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World's leading vaccine producer says UK will be first to get new Covid jab

Adar Poonawalla's Serum Institute of India has committed to producing a billion doses of the Oxford Covid vaccine once the necessary safety tests are passed.

Nobel Prize winners demand more funds to support children during the pandemic

Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi said only 0.13% of pandemic support funds had been allocated to support marginalised children.

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Why Covid has increased trafficking of children in parts of India

West Bengal's already desperate child trafficking situation has become even more notorious under Covid restrictions.