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FDA advisers vote not to recommend Pfizer booster shots for most Americans

Vote is a potentially significant blow to the Biden administration after it announced a plan to ‘boost’ American adults Scientific advisers to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have voted not to recommend a third shot of the Pfizer vaccine for Americans older than 16, a potentially significant blow to the Biden administration after it announced a plan to …

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Taliban ban girls from secondary education in Afghanistan

Government announces re-opening of high schools for boys but makes no mention of girls The Taliban have effectively banned girls from secondary education in Afghanistan, by ordering high schools to re-open only for boys. Girls were not mentioned in Friday’s announcement, which means boys will be back at their desks next week after a one-month hiatus, while their sisters will …

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