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An estimated 4.7 million fewer girls are expected to be born globally in the next ten years because of sex-selective practices in countries with a cultural preference for male offspring, research showed

Carry on wearing masks despite high jab uptake, says expert

Allegations that women and children in mother and baby homes were used in vaccine trials are among more than 60 complaints made to the Garda in recent months.

Kellie Harrington has guaranteed herself at least a bronze medal at the #Tokyo2020  #Olympics  after her defeat of Algeria's Imane Khelif by a unanimous decision of the judges. Her victory means that Team Ireland has so far won four medals at the games

UP govt has sent proposal for renaming "Jhansi Railway Station" as "Veerangana Laxmibai Railway Station”. As per laid down procedure, comments/views of agencies concerned have been sought. Further action will be taken after the comments/views are received: MoS Home in Lok Sabha

Kathua, J&K: An Indian Army helicopter crashes near Ranjit Sagar Dam. Details awaited.

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Wuhan: Chinese city to test entire population after virus resurfaces

WATCH: Kisses Delavin introduces herself as Miss Universe PH 2021 candidate

9-year-old allegedly raped, murdered in Delhi, body forcibly cremated NDTV’s Akshay Dongare reports

Giant robots are creating sport-inspired art during the #Tokyo2020  Olympics


Scoops of the Day

'Firefighters are being completely outpaced by the flames and the fire.' Our special correspondent @AlexCrawfordSky  reports from Bodrum in Turkey where wildfires are burning out of control. Read more here:

PH EARNS 4 OLYMPIC MEDALS! #PHI  boxer Carlo Paalam is now secured of at least a bronze medal in the #Olympics  after winning in men's flyweight quarterfinals against Uzbekistan. #Tokyo2020  PH delegation surpasses previous highest 3 medal haul during the 1932 Summer Olympics.

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Berlin police arrest hundreds at banned protest against Covid restrictions

Raven SaundersUS , who delivered the first political demonstration on the podium at #Tokyo2020 , said on Monday that American athletes have been planning their protest for weeks and decided on X as a symbol to represent unity with oppressed people.

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Essentially, our government is now merely a series of unelected bureaucrats in the executive branch deciding how we live our lives, enabled by 3,000 page bills compiled by anonymous staffers and voted on by legislators who have never read them.

NEW: Congress is considering deep cuts to Biden’s $30 billion plan to prevent future pandemics. It’s part of an effort to slim down $3.5T reconciliation bill. “That… we have to fight for this $30 billion defies belief,” an advocate tells me:

MATH-inik. The Philippine team bagged six medals in total at the International Math Olympiad, which took place last July 14-24. READ:

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Maharashtra: Shiv Sena workers vandalise Adani signboard, which was placed near Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport in Mumbai

Congress leader @RahulGandhi  cycles to the Parliament in protest of rising fuel prices. #MonsoonSession 


Scoops of the Week

COVAXIN effective against Delta Plus variant of COVID19, says Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) study

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Oceanographers found the real-life SpongeBob SquarePants and Patrick Star hanging out together on a rock at the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean.

Breaking News: Broadway theaters will require audiences to be vaccinated and wear masks when they reopen. Children under 12 must show a negative test.

The US sues Texas Gov. Greg Abbott over his executive order targeting the transport of migrants recently released from CBP custody

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You’re telling me I have to buckle my seatbelt even though I have airbags!!! Either the airbags work or the seatbelt works but it can’t be both!!!

P-pop group SB19’s virtual concert is finally happening on August 1! What’s in store for fans? Pablo, Justin, Stell, Josh, and Ken talk about that and more in this video. @SB19Official  #SB19  #SB19BackInTheZoneBackInTheZone 

This is a brilliant use of graphics.

#LabanPilipinas : Nesthy PetecioPH is on the brink of giving the Philippines its second Olympic gold after beating Italy's Irma Testa in the semis to advance to the gold medal bout of women's featherweight! #Tokyo2020  #GalingNatinIto 

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Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis issues an executive order to prevent mask mandates in schools

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I’m from a working class family in East London, Poplar, Tower Hamlets & I am PROUD 🙌🏾 Proud of the young girl who overcame obstacles, and proud of my accent! It’s me, it’s my journey, my grit. (1/3) 👇🏾