A 6,000-KM Sailing Trip Shows Why Strict Quarantine Is Failing

Stuck in Tahiti with no available flights, Paul Stratfold was running out of time to get back home to Australia and renew his residency visa. The Briton decided his best option was to sail 6,000… Read More | Source: NDTV News…

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If Morrison can deceive the French, why not us?

Sydneysiders will be aware that they will have nuclear-powered submarines in the harbour in the distant future. Read More | Source: Sydney Morning Herald…

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Australia news LIVE: Christian Porter resigns from federal cabinet; Victoria release COVID-19 roadmap, NSW eases rules for hotspot LGAs

The Australian Medical Association has cautiously backed the national plan for reopening, Victoria will release its re-opening plan and NSW has eased outdoor recreation restrictions for people in hotspot LGAs Read More | Source: Sydney Morning Herald…

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Australia news LIVE: Australian Medical Association backs COVID-19 reopening plan, France could suspend trade talks

The Australian Medical Association has cautiously backed the national plan for reopening, Victoria will release its re-opening plan, while French President Emmanuel Macron recalled his ambassador from Canberra amid warnings that future trade deals and military ties between the nations are in jeopardy. Read More | Source: Sydney Morning…

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Congress social media department passes resolution to make Rahul Gandhi party president

The Congress social media department Saturday passed a resolution to make Rahul Gandhi party president at the earliest, saying his leadership will bring new energy into the party cadre. The resolution was passed unanimously at the social media department's national executive meeting "Drishti 2021". …

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World Bank Group to discontinue publishing ‘Doing Business’ report

New Delhi, September 17 The World Bank Group has decided to discontinue publication of its Doing Business report on country investment climates following allegations of irregularities. The decision was taken after a probe of data irregularities allegedly due to pressure by some top bank officials to boost China’s ranking in…

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“Not True”: IMF Chief Denies Pro-China Pressure On World Bank Report

International Monetary Fund chief Kristalina Georgieva denied allegations that she pressured World Bank staff to alter data to favor China during her time as World Bank CEO, as the IMF’s executive… Read More | Source: NDTV News…

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Canada’s election is heating up. Some fear US-style political polarization will follow

The sky was blue, the families were smiling, the toddlers were taking tender steps through the grass. Canada’s Conservative Party leader was ready to make a childcare announcement and as he approached the microphone, the campaign backdrop was pitch perfect: a giddy child on a bouncy castle. Read More…

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Byju’s, NITI Aayog partner to provide free education to children in 112 Aspirational Districts

Edtech major Byju’s on Friday said it has partnered with NITI Aayog to provide free access to its tech-driven learning programmes for children from 112 ‘Aspirational districts’ of the country.
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PM Narendra Modi`s birthday: BJP eying major push to COVID-19 vaccination on the occasion

BJP has directed its workers across the nation to facilitate COVID-19 vaccination drive on PM Modi’s birthday as part of its “Seva and Samarpan” campaign. Read More | Source: Zee News…

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Facebook Cracks Down on Real-User Networks Over Harmful Activities

Facebook is taking a more aggressive approach to shut down coordinated groups of real-user accounts engaging in certain harmful activities on its platform, using the same strategy its security teams take against campaigns using fake accounts. Read More | Source: Gadgets 360…

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