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American who tweeted Bali was queer-friendly is being deported

American who tweeted Bali was queer-friendly is being deported

I was paying $1 300 (R19 384) for my LA studio. "I was broke, struggling to find work the entire year of 2019 and I wanted to take a stab at entrepreneurship", she wrote . During their investigatio...

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Biden seeks extension of START nuclear treaty with Russian Federation

Biden seeks extension of START nuclear treaty with Russian Federation

In 2019, the USA and Russian Federation both withdrew from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty, which was signed in 1987 and banned land-based cruise and ballistic missiles with a range of 31...

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564 new cases of COVID-19 in BC; 15 deaths | iNFOnews

564 new cases of COVID-19 in BC; 15 deaths | iNFOnews

Out of the 1,704 O'Brien County residents who have tested positive for COVID-19, 1531 of them have recovered, for a recovery rate of about 90%. Of the cases today, 1,090 are men, while 1,383 are wom...

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Freshman GOP congresswoman files articles of impeachment against President Biden

Freshman GOP congresswoman files articles of impeachment against President Biden

Greene went on to list allegations in what she referred to as the "vast and detailed" case against Biden. Greene noted that his pattern of abuse of power as Barack Obama's vice "is lengthy and distu...

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SA’s Minister Jackson Mthembu dies from Covid-19 related complications

SA’s Minister Jackson Mthembu dies from Covid-19 related complications

According to Williams, Mthembu had taken a Covid-19 test earlier that same day after showing some symptoms. He was the fourth member of the executive who tested positive in that week, along with Emplo...

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Julie Payette resigns as Canada's Governor General following release of

Julie Payette resigns as Canada's Governor General following release of "damning" report

Trudeau said her resignation "provides an opportunity for new leadership at Rideau Hall to address the workplace concerns raised by employees during the review". Conservative Leader Erin O'Toole calle...

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ISIS Claims Baghdad Twin Bombing That Killed 32, Wounded 110

ISIS Claims Baghdad Twin Bombing That Killed 32, Wounded 110

The Iraqi military said two attackers wearing explosive vests blew themselves up among shoppers at a crowded market in Tayaran Square in central Baghdad . The United Nations mission in Iraq conde...

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Priti Patel admits United Kingdom borders should have closed last March

Priti Patel admits United Kingdom borders should have closed last March

Rob Hirten , assistant professor of medicine at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City, said: "Our goal was to use tools to identify infections at time of infection or before peo...

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U.S. rejoins WHO on 'good day for global health'

U.S. rejoins WHO on 'good day for global health'

The U.S. will also fulfill its financial obligations to the WHO , Fauci said , as well as cease a drawdown of U.S. staff who work with the organization. He is requiring social distancing and the wea...

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Homeless people receive Covid-19 vaccine in the Vatican

Homeless people receive Covid-19 vaccine in the Vatican

However, Pope Francis has invited those who normally participate in the retreat - cardinals living in Rome and the heads of Vatican offices - to arrange for their own personal retreat in prayer, sai...

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Summit County to see light snow over the weekend

Summit County to see light snow over the weekend

Winds will be at 10 to 20 miles per hour. Lows on Saturday night will be between 15 to 23 degrees. After a mostly clear Saturday , another stronger, colder storm is headed for the basin on Sunda...

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5 dead in fire at world's biggest vaccine hub in India

5 dead in fire at world's biggest vaccine hub in India

The fire was caused due to a welding spark while inflammable material aggravated the fire. Chief Fire Officer Prashant Ranpise said cooling work has commenced at the spot. The vaccines sent across i...

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President Trump releases video telling protesters to 'go home now'

President Trump releases video telling protesters to 'go home now'

It was an unprecedented outbreak of violence and an apparent revolt against Congress and the federal government. We do know the person was shot by law enforcement. A joint session of Congress is due t...

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Protesters gather, damage Democratic headquarters in Oregon

Protesters gather, damage Democratic headquarters in Oregon

People dressed in black and with their faces covered broke windows and the glass door at the Democratic Party of OR business office in Portland, spray-painting an anarchist symbol over the party sig...

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Delay in Pfizer vaccine shipments frustrate Europe, Canada

Delay in Pfizer vaccine shipments frustrate Europe, Canada

The official spoke on condition of anonymity as they were not authorized to speak publicly about it. Gen. Dany Fortin, who is leading Canada's logistical rollout and distribution of vaccines , said...

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Facebook’s Oversight Board to look into indefinite ban on Trump’s accounts

Facebook’s Oversight Board to look into indefinite ban on Trump’s accounts

As outside experts and civic leaders, we embrace our responsibility to answer some of the most hard questions around freedom of expression online: "what to take down, what to leave up, and why". They ...

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Clinton Pushing Russian Interference again; Pelosi wants 9/ll Level Investigation

Clinton Pushing Russian Interference again; Pelosi wants 9/ll Level Investigation

Outgoing president Donald Trump's ties to Russian Federation and Vladimir Putin remain in the air despite previous revelations. "The Constitution prevailed. "And this president is an accessory to ...

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ANSA: PM Conte wins Senate confidence vote

ANSA: PM Conte wins Senate confidence vote

Last week the government was plunged into a political crisis after Italia Viva, a junior coalition partner led by former prime minister Matteo Renzi, pulled its support in a row over Conte's handling ...

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United Kingdom medical experts urge caution as Covid toll tops 90K

United Kingdom medical experts urge caution as Covid toll tops 90K

Separate figures printed by the UK's statistics companies for deaths the place Covid-19 has been talked about on the loss of life certificates, along with extra knowledge on latest deaths, present the...

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Ottawa Approves Boeing 737 Max Aircraft To Resume Flying Canadian Skies

Ottawa Approves Boeing 737 Max Aircraft To Resume Flying Canadian Skies

Regulators around the world have gradually allowed the 737 MAX to return to service in recent months after a almost two-year grounding sparked by a pair of crashes that killed 346 people in 2018 and...

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Russia's New COVID-19 Shows 100% Effective Against The Coronavirus

Russia's New COVID-19 Shows 100% Effective Against The Coronavirus

Russia, one of the countries that took concrete steps in this regard, introduced the coronavirus vaccine named Sputnik V to the public last August. Human trials of a coronavirus vaccine combining Ru...

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Brazilian firm plans to export Russian COVID vaccine to South America

Brazilian firm plans to export Russian COVID vaccine to South America

Mexico aims to administer 7.4 million doses of Sputnik V by the end of March which could start arriving next week, even though its use has not yet been approved, according to a government plan present...

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Saudi Arabia executions: 'Drastic' reduction reported in 2020

Saudi Arabia executions: 'Drastic' reduction reported in 2020

In April, Saudi Arabia's Human Rights Commission (HRC) referred to a March decree by King Salman bin Abdulaziz, which indicated that those convicted for crimes committed as minors would serve prison...

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Uganda Accuses US of Trying to Undermine Presidential Elections

Uganda Accuses US of Trying to Undermine Presidential Elections

On Tuesday Wine said on Twitter that no one had been allowed in and he and his wife had run out of food, and milk for her 18-month-old niece. Meanwhile, Uganda has accused the USA ambassador of seek...

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Turkey slaps ad ban on Twitter under new social media law

Turkey slaps ad ban on Twitter under new social media law

The latest decision was announced on Turkey's Official Gazette saying that the advertising bans went into effect from Tuesday. "We will never allow digital fascism and disregard of rules to prevai...

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Rouhani urges Biden to return to 2015 nuclear deal

Rouhani urges Biden to return to 2015 nuclear deal

He labelled Trump "someone for whom all of his four years bore no fruit other than injustice and corruption and causing problems for his own people and the world". Antony Blinken , Biden's choice for ...

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Thai woman gets 43 years in jail for king slur

Thai woman gets 43 years in jail for king slur

Rights groups have expressed concern that it poses a threat to freedom of expression. On Monday, a freelance writer was sentenced to 4 years and six months in prison after being convicted under lese m...

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Powerful 6.4 magnitude natural disaster strikes Argentina, Chile border

Powerful 6.4 magnitude natural disaster strikes Argentina, Chile border

No tsunami warning has been issued for the natural disaster. There were no immediate reports of serious damages or victims. The quakes, measured preliminarily by the United States Geological Surv...

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Australia unlikely to fully re-open borders in 2021: chief medical officer_china

Australia unlikely to fully re-open borders in 2021: chief medical officer_china

Australia has so far reported 909 deaths and about 22,000 cases. "While there is criticism of China at that time, I think there is also a lot we can learn from the Chinese response, they had a awful s...

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NCP takes dig at BJP over Gujarat’s bid to rename dragon fruit

NCP takes dig at BJP over Gujarat’s bid to rename dragon fruit

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani said the dragon fruit would be called " Kamalam " in his state for two reasons. Rich in nutritional content, the fruit has caught the fancy of farmers in Kutch ...

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Kremlin Dismisses Calls To Free Alexie Navalny, Warns Against Protests

Kremlin Dismisses Calls To Free Alexie Navalny, Warns Against Protests

Late Tuesday, which marked the opposition leader's first day at the infamous Matrosskaya Tishina facility, his team dropped a colossal investigation into the President's wealth, offering Russians to t...

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Democrats gain Senate control as new members take oath

Democrats gain Senate control as new members take oath

She returned to Capital Hill nearly five hours after she became the first female vice president to preside over the Senate for the first time. That means Democrats control the chamber because new...

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Who Is Amanda Gorman? She's Speaking at Inauguration Today!

Who Is Amanda Gorman? She's Speaking at Inauguration Today!

With references to Hamilton (which Lin Manuel Miranda caught) and Clinton Inaugural poet Maya Angelou , and taking inspiration from speakers like Martin Luther King Jr. She had also read at ...

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Germany's Merkel, state leaders ponder tougher virus rules

Germany's Merkel, state leaders ponder tougher virus rules

Schools and daycare centers (Kitas), non-essential stores, restaurants, entertainment, and sports facilities will stay closed. President Frank-Walter Steinmeier last week issued a joint appeal with...

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China imposes sanctions on Pompeo, Trump officials for violating 'sovereignty'

China imposes sanctions on Pompeo, Trump officials for violating 'sovereignty'

The determination does not force immediate sanctions or other penalties on China, but it may have implications for whether companies decide to do business in Xinjiang , which is a major supplier of c...

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