I came to Mumbai in 1958, studied till 10th here. In 1986, I learnt rickshaw driving & have been living in it for 23 years. After my 2 sons passed away, I & my wife decided to educate our grandchildren. We work for them: 74-year-old autorickshaw driver Deshraj Jyot Singh
Shamima Begum: IS bride should not be allowed to return to the UK to fight citizenship decision, court rules
🦠 The more contagious British variant "now accounts for about half of people infected with #Covid19 in #France ", PM Jean#Castex said during a press conference on Thursday. The same variant had represented fewer than 40% of cases according to numbers released a week ago 📈
Briton sentenced to two weeks in jail for breaking Singapore Covid rules
BREAKING: Nigerian school students abducted in second kidnapping in a week
House poised to pass Equality Act, prohibiting discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity
"My goal was to get 100 million Covid vaccine shots in people's arms in my first 100 days as president," Pres. Biden says, commemorating the 50 million Covid-19 vaccine shots administered. "We're halfway there. 50 million shots in just 37 days since I've become president."
"WE ARE NOT A VIRUS": As hate crimes rise against Asian Americans, members of the #AAPI community share their experiences with racism during the pandemic and why it's important to speak up against hate. @nguyen_amanda @AndrewYangV @evachen212 @charlottejchoA @NextShark @bennyluo
The front page of The New York Times for Feb. 21, 2021, as the U.S. nears 500,000 dead from Covid-19. Each dot represents a life lost.
Dr. Fauci says it's possible Americans will need to wear masks in 2022 even as the US may reach "a significant degree of normality" by year's end
BACK IN THE WATER: Thousands of previously cold-stunned sea turtles are being returned to the Gulf of Mexico after volunteers in Texas rescued them from freezing temperatures amid two historic winter storms.
A #California program intended to improve #COVID_19 #vaccine availability to people in hard-hit communities of color is being misused by outsiders who are grabbing appointments reserved for residents of underserved Black and Latino areas.
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