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Bill Gates ‘hopeful’ for global pandemic response plan

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Drug manufacture ‘major development’

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Outlook for extremely premature babies ‘improving’

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Facebook algorithms 'will identify terrorists'

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Russia rejects claim of Montenegro plot

Russia rejects claim of Montenegro plot

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