Romelu Lukaku says he wants to visit Christian Eriksen in hospital as players show solidarity at Euro 2020
Romelu Lukaku says he wants to visit Christian Eriksen in hospital as players show solidarity at Euro 2020     Christian Eriksen continues to be very much in the thoughts of players at Euro 2020. Warming up for their game on Wednesday, Finnish and Russian players wore “Get well Christian!” T-shirts as they showed their […]
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Putin got exactly what he wanted from Biden in Geneva
Putin got exactly what he wanted from Biden in Geneva     Even before US President Joe Biden met with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin, expectations were low. Beyond some basic commitments on reinstating diplomats and agreeing to open “constructive” dialogue with the US on issues like cyber security and foreign policy, Putin gave no indication […]
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The Seychelles is 60% vaccinated but still infections are rising. That’s not as bad as it sounds
The Seychelles is 60% vaccinated but still infections are rising. That’s not as bad as it sounds     One of the most vaccinated countries in the world is experiencing a Covid-19 outbreak. While other nations struggle to secure enough vaccines, the Seychelles is in the enviable position of having already fully immunized more than […]
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Communal violence erupts in Israeli cities following days of air strikes and rocket attacks
Communal violence erupts in Israeli cities following days of air strikes and rocket attacks     As the Israeli military and Palestinian militants in Gaza exchange deadly airstrikes and rocket bombardments, rioting and violent clashes have also swept through several Israeli cities between Arab and Jewish citizens. In Acre, a lynching attempt by an Arab […]
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China and Russia want to vaccinate the developing world before the West. It’s brought them closer than ever
China and Russia want to vaccinate the developing world before the West. It’s brought them closer than ever     When Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine is unloaded in countries around the world, hundreds of millions of doses will come with the label “Made in China.” Chinese companies have made agreements over the past month to […]
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Russell Westbrook breaks the NBA record for triple-doubles surpassing Oscar Robertson
Russell Westbrook breaks the NBA record for triple-doubles surpassing Oscar Robertson   Russell Westbrook of the Washington Wizards has notched his 182nd career NBA triple-double, breaking Hall of Famer Oscar Robertson’s record for the most in league history. The record had stood since 1974, the year Robertson retired. “Russell Westbrook, I’m very happy for you,” […]
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India’s second wave is ravaging villages without hospitals or even doctors to fight it
India’s second wave is ravaging villages without hospitals or even doctors to fight it     In the remote Indian village of Chogath, local pharmacist Jeetu has become the only source of medical help for people sick with Covid-19. The country’s second wave has devastated major cities and regional hubs, with hospitals running out of […]
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Israel launches airstrikes after rockets fired from Gaza in day of escalation
Israel launches airstrikes after rockets fired from Gaza in day of escalation   Israel and Palestinian militants in Gaza have been exchanging fire through the night after clashes in Jerusalem Monday left hundreds injured and tensions sky high, prompting an uptick in the violence, official sources and pictures showed. Israeli airstrikes have left at least […]
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India’s Covid-19 catastrophe could make global shortages even worse
India’s Covid-19 catastrophe could make global shortages even worse   A terrifying and record-breaking wave of Covid-19 in India threatens to stall the country’s economic recovery and send shockwaves through several important global industries. Asia’s third largest economy has been struggling for weeks to control the devastating surge. Hundreds of thousands of new cases are […]
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