With virus cases rising, Britain imposes new restrictions and slows reopening

Oli Scarff AFP/Getty Images Manchester, England, is subject to new coronavirus restrictions. LONDON — Prime Minister Boris Johnson told England on Friday that it must “squeeze the brake pedal” and postpone easing some coronavirus restrictions for at least two weeks, amid a worrying uptick in infections. The British are moving two steps forward, one step …

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Bhutan King lauds Assam CM for support during lockdown

Guwahati, July 31 : Bhutan’s King Jigme Khesar has highly appreciated the Assam government for allowing movement of vehicles carrying essential commodities to the neighbouring country amid the lockdown and ensuring the wellbeing of the people. An Assam government official statement on Friday said that Bhutan King Jigme Khesar hailed Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and …

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Here’s each state’s status in regard to the White House exit strategy for COVID-19

The spread in the states Using criteria provided by the White House, analysts at Covidexitstrategy.org are tracking each state’s progress in reducing symptoms and case numbers and conducting testing. The group of public health and crisis experts includes members from the U.S. Digital Response and Duke University’s Margolis Center for Health Policy and has built the …

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Assam flood situation improves further, affected tally dips

Guwahati, July 31 : The flood situation in Assam has significantly improved during the past one week, even as one more person died in Kokrajhar district on Friday taking the death toll to 109, officials said. Officials of the Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA) said that the overall flood situation in the state’s worst-hit …

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Store items we’ll never take for granted again

Where were you at the beginning of the 2020 pandemic? What seemed like a War of the Worlds movie, businesses began to close down one by one in the middle of March. Movie theaters, stores, gyms, and other business places announced their temporary closure – and for some, they would lead to their permanent shutdown. …

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Why did Ram Mandir architect take measurement using feet? (Lead)

By Anindya BanerjeeNew Delhi, July 31 : Did you know that the man who designed the grand Ram temple decades back, took a rough measurement using his own feet because he was not allowed to enter with a measurement tape inside the then disputed land of Ram Janmabhoomi in Ayodhya? Did you know, the man …

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3 charts explain who is dying as California tallies record coronavirus deaths

We’ve known since early in the pandemic that age is a major risk factor for becoming severely ill or dying from COVID-19. Those disparities are becoming more stark as quarantine fatigue and economic reopening has spurred more infections in younger age groups, but the recent record spike in deaths is still spurred mostly by our …

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Hong Kong delays elections, citing virus, further eroding political freedoms

Vincent Yu AP Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam at a news conference on July 13. Officials delayed legislative elections scheduled for Sept. 6, citing the coronavirus pandemic. HONG KONG — After disqualifying a dozen pro-democracy candidates, the Hong Kong government said Friday it would delay legislative council elections for a year because of the …

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Congress leadership going all out to save Govt in Rajasthan

New Delhi, July 31 : The Congress is going all out to save its government in Rajasthan. The MLAs belonging to the Gehlot camp have been shifted to Jaisalmer to avoid any poaching attempts and to keep the flock together. But the reason why Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot is able to hold the fort is …

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Immigration, wildfires, drug cartels: 3 powerhouse new documentaries you need to see

In Netflix’s new documentary series “Immigration Nation,” the filmmakers won unprecedented access to the inner workings of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, showing how ICE agents do their jobs as well as the toll of their work on immigrant and refugee families. The Ron Howard-directed “Rebuilding Paradise” from National Geographic Documentary Films tracks the devastating …

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