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Georgia officials seek to remove 102,000 voters from rolls – Times of India

ATLANTA: Georgia's secretary of state is making public a list of nearly 102,000 voters who will be removed from the rolls unless they act to preserve their registration. Republican Brad Raffensperger announced the list Friday, part of...

Declaration of Juneteenth holiday sparks scramble in states – Times of India

COLUMBUS: Congress and President Joe Biden acted with unusual swiftness this week in approving Juneteenth as a national holiday, a move that sent many states scrambling to clarify their policies on the observance with less than a business...

US administers 300 mn Covid-19 shots in 150 days

Biden is expected to make remarks later Friday on this milestone, which aims to bring the Covid-19 pandemic under control and help Americans return to normal, according to the White House.Biden has set a national goal to have...

$250 mn ADB loan to support Bangladesh social resilience program

The Strengthening Social Resilience Program will include institutional and policy reforms to address cross-sector issues of social development in Bangladesh, said the Manila-based lender in a statement received here Friday."Enhancing social protection support is critical to cushioning the...

Delta variant infections jump 33,630 in a week, making up nearly all Covid-19 cases in UK – Times of India

LONDON: The number of Delta variant infections has jumped by 33,630 in a week to hit a total of 75,953 in the UK, with the highly transmissible variant first identified in India now making up 99 per cent...

Will ‘do everything’ to contribute to a better future for all: Guterres on new innings as UN chief – Times of India

UNITED NATIONS: Secretary general Antonio Guterres on Friday pledged to "do everything" in his power during his second innings as the UN chief to contribute to a better future for all as the Covid-19 pandemic revealed the world's...

Guterres appointed to second term as UN Secy General promising ‘breakthrough’

After being sworn-in to his second term, Guterres said that he would work for a "breakthrough" for a world at "a critical moment in history".The world is "at the cusp of a new era", he said. "We are...

Antonio Guterres: UN chief Antonio Guterres appointed for second term as UN secretary general | World News – Times of India

The UN General Assembly unanimously elected Antonio Guterres to a second term as secretary-general on Friday, giving him another five years at the helm of the 193-member organization at a time a deeply divided world faces numerous conflicts,...

AstraZeneca, EU both claim victory in tussle over deliveries – Times of India

BRUSSELS: AstraZeneca and the European Union both claimed victory Friday in a court tussle over allegations that the coronavirus vaccine-maker was not producing shots for the 27-nation bloc fast enough. AstraZeneca was seen as a key pillar of...

Joe Biden: US President Biden’s silence on executions adds to death penalty disarray | World News – Times of India

CHICAGO: Activists widely expected Joe Biden to take swift action against the death penalty as the first sitting president to oppose capital punishment, especially since an unprecedented spate of executions by his predecessor ended just days before Biden...
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