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UK administers first AstraZeneca-Oxford COVID-19 vaccine

LONDON: The United Kingdom began vaccinating its population with the COVID-19 shot developed by Oxford University and AstraZeneca on Monday, calling it a scientific “triumph” that puts its ahead in inoculations against the virus. Britain, which is rushing to vaccinate

UK approves AstraZeneca-Oxford COVID-19 vaccine

LONDON: The United Kingdom on Wednesday approved the coronavirus vaccine developed by drug firm AstraZeneca and Oxford University for use and the mass rollout will start on January 4. The vaccine can be stored, transported and handled at normal refrigerated

Million doses of Oxford’s COVID-19 vaccine possible by September

LONDON: The production of a million doses of the University of Oxford’s experimental COVID-19 vaccine by September is a possibility depending on how quickly late-stage trials can be completed. “There might be a million doses manufactured by September: that now

Malala delighted after completing Oxford degree

Malala Yousafzai has expressed delight and celebrated joyful moments with family as she completed her Philosophy, Politics and Economics degree at Oxford University. Malala celebrated the day with family and shared the adorable photos on Instagram. She wrote, “Hard to

Malala graduates from Oxford University in virtual ceremony

LONDON: Education activist and Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai has graduated from Oxford University in a virtual ceremony. The activist was also part of the popular lineup in YouTube original, Dear Class of 2020 – where Michelle Obama, Beyonce

Malala meets Greta Thunberg at Oxford University

LONDON: Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg met Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai at the University of Oxford on Tuesday and posed for a photo together. Malala is a student at the University of Oxford. The 22-year-old posted a photo

Pakistani 8th Grader won Oxford Big Read Asia’s competition

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s Hasan Adil, a student of class 8 at Siddiq Public School, Islamabad, won the Special Commendation prize in the Level 3 (classes 7–9) category of the competition. Winners of Oxford Big Read Asia, an annual reading and writing