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Japan shuts borders as world races to stem new Covid variant
The Philippines also said it would temporarily suspend plans to allow fully vaccinated tourists.
New Zealand borders likely to remain closed for most of 2021, Ardern says
Ardern said New Zealand would continue to pursue “travel bubbles” with Australia and Pacific island nations.
'The impact is massive on my family': Cancer patients seeking treatment abroad impacted by Covid19 crisis
A number of cancer patients rely on treatment overseas for various different types of cancers.
Theresa May to signal end of free movement for EU migrants when Article 50 is triggered
The rights of 3.6 million EU citizens already living in the UK will be protected, if British citizens abroad get the same guarantee.
An Irishman sent almost 300 bags of Tayto to his little brother abroad to share with his classmates
Photos: Migrants treated for suffocation and broken bones after police crackdown
There has been widespread condemnation of Hungary in the wake of the police actions, and the introduction of tough new laws.
'Mayhem' as crowds of migrants break through police lines in Croatia
Authorities in the country have said they expect an influx of over 20,000 people in the next two weeks.