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Covid-19: S-E Asia

Covid-19 pandemic 'nowhere near over': WHO chief

He warns against dismissing the Omicron variant as mild, and highlights pressure building on health systems.

WHO says no evidence healthy children, adolescents need Covid-19 boosters

More research needs to be done to ascertain who needs booster doses, media hears at briefing.

Japan sees record 27,000 Covid-19 cases as government mulls curbs

Official decision on quasi-emergency measures may be declared as early as Wednesday.

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The hunt for Beijing's wild cats

Beijing is one of the few major capital cities with leopard cats, yet little is known about these animals.

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