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WHO calls for ‘reality check’ as global Covid-19 cases surge for seventh week

Maria van Kerkhove, the WHO’s technical lead for coronavirus response, said 4.4 million Covid-19 infections had been recorded across the world last week globally and expressed concern about global trends. “This is not the situation we want to be in 16 months into a pandemic, where we have proven control measures. It is time right

Shanghai Fashion Week: Designers relish full schedule of physical shows

Written by Yaling Jiang, CNNShanghai, China At a Shanghai art museum built from converted oil tanks, an eclectically dressed crowd chattered excitedly and lamented the long wait for a showcase by Chinese fashion label, Private Policy. But attendees’ impatience quickly dissipated as they were admitted to the venue and the brand sent its latest creations

Garth Crooks’ team of the week: Johnstone, Alexander-Arnold, Dallas, Lingard, Pulisic, Saint-Maximin

Manchester City suffered a shock 2-1 home defeat against Leeds and Manchester United are now 11 points behind the league leaders after a 3-1 win at Tottenham. Elsewhere, last season’s champions Liverpool scored a stoppage-time winner to beat Aston Villa and end their six-match Premier League losing run at Anfield, Newcastle boosted their survival hopes

Challenge Cup and NRL stars combine in our team of the week, including Sam Tomkins and Benji Marshall | Rugby League News

Sam Tomkins was again influential in the Dragons’ win over Wakefield The best of the Challenge Cup and the NRL combine in our latest team of the week, including Catalans’ Sam Tomkins and the Rabbitohs’ Benji Marshall. 1. Sam Tomkins (Catalans Dragons) Catalans Dragons swept aside Wakefield for the second year in a row thanks

WHO says Covid pandemic is growing ‘exponentially’ at more than 4.4 million new cases a week

Bochnia Hospital paramedics wear protective equipment as they transport a patient suffering of COVID-19 to a local hospital on March 17, 2021 in Bochnia, Poland. Omar Marques | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images The World Health Organization said Monday the trajectory of the coronavirus pandemic is now “growing exponentially,” with more than 4.4 million new