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Europe confronts Second Virus Wave

Thinappuyal English October 7, 2020 Comments Off on Europe confronts Second Virus Wave

FRANCE: Paris bars and cafes will shut for two weeks as the city and its region were placed on maximum alert Monday, with Europe facing a second wave of the coronavirus pandemic. France reported nearly

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Trump returns to White House – removes mask immediately

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US President Donald Trump raises his arm to salute as he arrives at the White House upon his return from Walter Reed Medical Center, where he underwent treatment for COVID-19 in Washington, DC on

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Trio win Nobel Physics Prize for black hole research

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SWEDEN: Roger Penrose of Britain, Reinhard Genzel of Germany and Andrea Ghez of the US won the Nobel Physics Prize on Tuesday for their research into black holes, the Nobel jury said. 

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France, Italy step up flood rescue efforts

Thinappuyal English October 6, 2020 Comments Off on France, Italy step up flood rescue efforts

A pile of vehicles on a street in Breil-sur-Roya, south-eastern France after extensive flooding caused widespread damage in the Alpes-Maritimes department. – AFP FRANCE: French and Italian rescue services stepped up search efforts Sunday

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‘We beat the virus again’ – Jacinda Ardern

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New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern wears her mask. New Zealand: Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern declared on Monday New Zealand “beat the virus again” and announced restrictions in the country’s largest city would be

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Maduro’s son to join Sputnik V vaccine trial

Thinappuyal English October 6, 2020 Comments Off on Maduro’s son to join Sputnik V vaccine trial

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro and his son Nicolas Ernesto Maduro Guerra (L) VENEZUELA: Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said Sunday his son will join trials of Sputnik V, the coronavirus vaccine which was met with

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Trump breaks protocol, leaves hospital to greet supporters

Thinappuyal English October 6, 2020 Comments Off on Trump breaks protocol, leaves hospital to greet supporters

US President Donald Trump waves to supporters as he briefly rides by in the Presidential motorcade in front of Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, where he is being treated for COVID-19 in Bethesda,

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Nobel Prize for Medicine awarded for Hepatitis C discovery

Thinappuyal English October 6, 2020 Comments Off on Nobel Prize for Medicine awarded for Hepatitis C discovery

Americans Harvey J. Alter and Charles M. Rice, and British scientist Michael Houghton were awarded the Nobel Prize for Medicine or Physiology on Monday for the discovery of the Hepatitis C virus. Announcing the

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Kuwait’s new emir to be sworn in

Thinappuyal English September 30, 2020 Comments Off on Kuwait’s new emir to be sworn in

Kuwait’s new emir takes the oath of office in parliament on Wednesday as the country prepares to lay to rest late ruler Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Sabah who helped steer the Gulf state through some

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Indian Vice President tests COVID-19 positive

Indian Vice President tests COVID-19 positive

Thinappuyal English September 30, 2020 Comments Off on Indian Vice President tests COVID-19 positive

Indian Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, 71, announced on Tuesday evening that he has been tested positive for coronavirus. He told Hindustan Times that he is doing fine and the initial tests show no major

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