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    Washington D.C. reinstates indoor mask mandate

    Washington: People in Washington, D.C. will again have to wear masks indoors no matter whether they have been vaccinated against Covid-19 or not, the US capital city's Mayor Muriel Bowser announced as cases were surging across the country. Starting at 5 a.m. Saturday, all D.C. residents over the age of two, regardless of their vaccination status, will be required to wear masks while in indoor...

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    Debutant Simranjit loses opening bout to exit Olympic Games

    Tokyo: Indian boxer Simranjit Kaur (60kg) lost to Thailand's Sudaporn Seesondee in the pre-quarterfinals to make an early exit from the Olympic Games here Friday. The 26-year-old Indian, seeded fourth, went down 0-5 despite a gritty performance. She was impressive in the opening round and seemed to have caught Seesondee on the back-foot with her measured approach, sticking to a...

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    Lovlina assures India of first boxing medal at Tokyo Olympics

    Tokyo: Debutant Lovlina Borgohain (69kg) assured India of their first boxing medal at the ongoing Olympic Games when she upstaged former world champion Nien-Chin Chen of Chinese Taipei to enter the semifinals here Friday. The 23-year-old Assam boxer prevailed 4-1 to make the last-four where she will square off against reigning world champion Busenaz Surmeneli of Turkey, who hammered...

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    Odisha registers 1,558 new Covid-19 cases; Khurda highest with 479

    Bhubaneswar: Odisha registered 1,558 new Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours, taking the total tally in the state to 9,75,690. The active caseload in the state now stands at 16,715. Out of the 1,558 new infections, 904 were reported from quarantine centres while 654 persons contracted the virus locally. The state had registered 1,615 cases of coronavirus infections Thursday....

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    UK, Odisha talk on race to zero emission

    Bhubaneswar: The British Deputy High Commission, Kolkata and the state government Thursday collaboratively organised United Kingdom-Odisha Dialogue on the upcoming 26th meeting of Conference of the Parties (COP26), and Clean Energy and Clean Transport Transition with support from Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). There are five key themes for COP26 Climate Summit: clean energy, clean transport,...

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    Blinken's meeting with Dalai Lama representatives riles China

    Beijing: China Thursday reacted angrily to US Secretary of State Antony Blinken's meeting with a senior representative of the Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama in New Delhi, saying it is a violation of Washington's commitment acknowledging Tibet as part of China and not to support Tibetan independence. Blinken Wednesday met Ngodup Dongchung, an official in the Tibetan...

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    'Miles to go before I sleep'

    Santosh Kumar Mohapatra A lot of discussion has been going on in support of the economic reforms that were introduced in our country in July 1991. But it is rarely discussed that the reforms were imposed on us by the IMF and the World Bank as part of the Washington Consensus. Thirty years after the reforms, we are still plagued by a host of economic problems. India recorded a fiscal deficit of 9.3 per cent of GDP in...

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    Favourable global outlook to accelerate India's export growth: Ind-Ra

    New Delhi: Favourable global trade outlook is expected to accelerate India's export growth, said India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra). Ind-Ra said that India's exports, which have been languishing for quite some time, can take advantage of the favourable trade growth outlook of 2021 and consolidate its position further than what has been witnessed in Q1FY22. 'In YoY growth...

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    US-Russia Deal on Af?

    Djoomart Otorbaev During their June 16 Geneva summit, Russian President Vladimir Putin reportedly offered US President Joe Biden the use of Russian military bases in Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan in order to coordinate actions vis-à-vis Afghanistan. The Kremlin's motives, of course, are not altruistic. Russia wants to prevent the United States from building its own bases in the region. But Putin's offer is tempting, and...

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    Hair loss is new post-Covid complication; here's what you can do to address this

    There has been a massive influx of patients with post-Covid hair loss, doctors have said. The sudden onset of hair loss — Telogen effluvium — is caused majorly due to stress, nutritional deficiency and inflammatory reactions caused by the infectious disease, the health experts explained. Normally a person can lose up to 100 hair per day, but due to...

    • 3 hrs ago

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