Day: November 24, 2021
Queen Elizabeth II attended the christenings of her latest two great-grandsons on Sunday, her second appearance in less than a week that follows several cancelled engagements over the last month for health reasons. The 95-year-old monarch was pictured in a lime green jacket and hat seated inside a Range Rover as she came and went from the double royal christening at All Saints Chapel in Windsor.
The United States has joined an annual list of “backsliding” democracies for the first time. Globally, more than one in four people live in a backsliding democracy, a proportion that rises to more than two in three with the addition of authoritarian or “hybrid” regimes, according to the Stockholm-based International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance.
Pfizer and BioNTech said on Monday their Covid-19 vaccine remained 100 percent effective in children 12 to 15 years old, four months after the second dose.