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Tag: COVID-19 vaccine

Texas court blocks Biden federal employee vaccine mandate

A judge in Texas has ruled that President Joe Biden could not require federal employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19.

No evidence healthy kids need booster: WHO

The WHO's chief scientist says there is no evidence that healthy children and adolescents need booster doses of COVID-19 vaccines.

EMA finds rare spinal condition, AstraZeneca vaccine link

The European Medicines Agency's safety committee says a rare spinal inflammation could be a side effect of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine.

Judge: ‘What more could Djokovic do?’

Novak Djokovic is today appearing before a court to appeal a decision to cancel his visa in the hope of competing in the Australian Open. 

Morrison calls for co-ordinated school reopening across Australia

The head of the prime minister's department is working with the states and territories to harmonise the return of school for 2022.

Australian Open boss defends Djokovic exemption

Australian Open boss Craig Tiley insists Novak Djokovic hasn't received special treatment after the champion received a medical exemption from vaccination.

New ‘fully vaccinated’ definition, mask mandate on cards

Prime Minister Scott Morrison will discuss with premiers and chief ministers time frames for booster shots and masks mandates to curb COVID-19's spread.

COVID-19 vaccines approved for Australian children aged 5 to 11

Children aged between five and 11 can be vaccinated against COVID-19 from January following approval from Australia's immunisation advisory body.