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Ontario education minister 'unlocks' $500M to improve distancing, ventilation for back-to-school

Ontario Education Minister Stephen Lecce also announced an additional $50 million for upgrades to ventilation systems and $18 million for online learning amid concerns over student safety during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Ontario education minister 'unlocks' $500M to improve distancing, ventilation for back-to-school

Ontario Education Minister Stephen Lecce also announced an additional $50 million for upgrades to ventilation systems and $18 million for online learning amid concerns over student safety during the COVID-19 pandemic.

India to build 'largest infra project' worth $500m in Maldives

With focus on greater connectivity, India on Thursday announced several developmental projects in the Maldives, including a $ 500 million Greater Malé Connectivity Project (GMCP), billed as the largest ever infrastructure project in the country.
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India to build 'largest infra project' worth $500m in Maldives

With focus on greater connectivity, India on Thursday announced several developmental projects in the Maldives, including a $ 500 million Greater Malé Connectivity Project (GMCP), billed as the largest ever infrastructure project in the country.

Chinese national among 4 held for Rs 1,100cr online gambling racket

A Chinese national and three of his Indian associates have been arrested in a crackdown on an illegal online gambling racket being run by a China-based company, the police said on Thursday. The Chinese national and his associates were arrested by the Hyderaba
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Chinese national among 4 held for Rs 1,100cr online gambling racket

A Chinese national and three of his Indian associates have been arrested in a crackdown on an illegal online gambling racket being run by a China-based company, the police said on Thursday. The Chinese national and his associates were arrested by the Hyderabad police from Delhi on Wednesday and brought to Hyderabad on Thursday.

In biggest Covid surge, 66,000+ cases, 1,008 deaths in one day

An unprecedented surge in the Covid-19 pandemic in India on Thursday saw the number of fresh cases as well as deaths from the virus touch record highs. New infections during the day went past 66,000 while fatalities touched 1,008.
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In biggest Covid surge, 66,000+ cases, 1,008 deaths in one day

An unprecedented surge in the Covid-19 pandemic in India on Thursday saw the number of fresh cases as well as deaths from the virus touch record highs. New infections during the day went past 66,000 while fatalities touched 1,008.

Bengaluru violence: 19 ‘leaders’ named in two FIRs; ban PFI, SDPI says Karnataka

Police have registered two separate FIRs against 19 men — most of them are members of Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI) — for their “direct involvement” in Tuesday night’s violence in east Bengaluru. All the 19 accused belonging to a particula
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Bengaluru violence: 19 ‘leaders’ named in two FIRs; ban PFI, SDPI says Karnataka

Police have registered two separate FIRs against 19 men — most of them are members of Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI) — for their “direct involvement” in Tuesday night’s violence in east Bengaluru. All the 19 accused belonging to a particular minority community have been identified in the FIRs.

Centre: No Mumbai police FIR in Rajput case, statements invalid

The Union government told the Supreme Court on Thursday that there was no legal sanctity in the recording of statements of 56 people by Mumbai police in the suicide of actor Sushant Singh Rajput as the state police had not registered an FIR that empowers poli
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Centre: No Mumbai police FIR in Rajput case, statements invalid

The Union government told the Supreme Court on Thursday that there was no legal sanctity in the recording of statements of 56 people by Mumbai police in the suicide of actor Sushant Singh Rajput as the state police had not registered an FIR that empowers police to legally investigate a crime.

Vote Democrat to wear a mask? Biden says Americans must mask up for AT LEAST 3 months as CDC warns of ‘worst fall ever’

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has urged all Americans to ‘mask up’ outdoors for the next three months - at the same time as health officials warned disobeying their Covid-19 orders will cause unprecedented suffering. Read Full Article at RT.
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Vote Democrat to wear a mask? Biden says Americans must mask up for AT LEAST 3 months as CDC warns of ‘worst fall ever’

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has urged all Americans to ‘mask up’ outdoors for the next three months - at the same time as health officials warned disobeying their Covid-19 orders will cause unprecedented suffering. Read Full Article at RT.com

DOJ accuses Yale of racial discrimination against WHITE and ASIAN applicants after 2-year-long probe

A Department of Justice investigation has found that Yale University is discriminating against white and Asian applicants, in violation of federal civil rights law, but the school calls the accusation “meritless.” Read Full Article at RT.com
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DOJ accuses Yale of racial discrimination against WHITE and ASIAN applicants after 2-year-long probe

A Department of Justice investigation has found that Yale University is discriminating against white and Asian applicants, in violation of federal civil rights law, but the school calls the accusation “meritless.” Read Full Article at RT.com

‘Americans must have their freedoms’: Trump rejects Biden’s call for MASK MANDATE, says states should decide

President Donald Trump rejected his rival Joe Biden’s call for a nationwide face mask mandate, saying he trusted elected governors to make science-based decisions about the Covid-19 pandemic that best fit their states. Read Full Article at RT.com
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‘Americans must have their freedoms’: Trump rejects Biden’s call for MASK MANDATE, says states should decide

President Donald Trump rejected his rival Joe Biden’s call for a nationwide face mask mandate, saying he trusted elected governors to make science-based decisions about the Covid-19 pandemic that best fit their states. Read Full Article at RT.com

US downloads of WeChat, Signal apps spike after Trump threatens ban

More users in the United States downloaded chat app WeChat and its encrypted alternative Signal, after President Donald Trump threatened to ban WeChat, owned by Chinese company Tencent, according to Sensor Tower data shared with Reuters on Thursday. 
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US downloads of WeChat, Signal apps spike after Trump threatens ban

More users in the United States downloaded chat app WeChat and its encrypted alternative Signal, after President Donald Trump threatened to ban WeChat, owned by Chinese company Tencent, according to Sensor Tower data shared with Reuters on Thursday. 

Mixed Martial Arts: Cormier aims to reclaim UFC belt to crown storied career

Former UFC heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier intends to reclaim the belt he lost to Stipe Miocic when the two face off again in Las Vegas on Saturday, but regardless of the result, the 41-year-old says that this time he's retiring for good.
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Mixed Martial Arts: Cormier aims to reclaim UFC belt to crown storied career

Former UFC heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier intends to reclaim the belt he lost to Stipe Miocic when the two face off again in Las Vegas on Saturday, but regardless of the result, the 41-year-old says that this time he's retiring for good.

Football: Leipzig stun Atletico to reach Champions League last four

RB Leipzig pulled themselves into the Champions League semi-finals for the first time in their short history with an unlikely 2-1 win over the highly experienced Atletico Madrid in Lisbon on Friday.
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Football: Leipzig stun Atletico to reach Champions League last four

RB Leipzig pulled themselves into the Champions League semi-finals for the first time in their short history with an unlikely 2-1 win over the highly experienced Atletico Madrid in Lisbon on Friday.

Why move from Moscow to Siberia. Tarkovsky’s Arctic Museum

Russia’s well-known writer and documentary filmmaker, the nephew of famous filmmaker Andrei Tarkovsky, fell in love with the taiga and the Yenisei River to the extent of moving there, having founded in the northern Krasnoyarsk Region a museum, where visitor
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Why move from Moscow to Siberia. Tarkovsky’s Arctic Museum

Russia’s well-known writer and documentary filmmaker, the nephew of famous filmmaker Andrei Tarkovsky, fell in love with the taiga and the Yenisei River to the extent of moving there, having founded in the northern Krasnoyarsk Region a museum, where visitors may learn how locals live

Palestine recalls envoy to UAE after decision to normalize ties with Israel - ministry

On Thursday, US President Donald Trump said that Israel and the UAE reached an agreement on full normalization of the bilateral relations
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Palestine recalls envoy to UAE after decision to normalize ties with Israel - ministry

On Thursday, US President Donald Trump said that Israel and the UAE reached an agreement on full normalization of the bilateral relations

Somali army kills 16 militants in central region

Somali National Army (SNA) on Wednesday killed 16 al-Shabab extremists and injured 20 others in a fierce fight in Ba'adweyn town in the central region of Mudug, a military officer confirmed on Thursday.
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Somali army kills 16 militants in central region

Somali National Army (SNA) on Wednesday killed 16 al-Shabab extremists and injured 20 others in a fierce fight in Ba'adweyn town in the central region of Mudug, a military officer confirmed on Thursday.

Racism revoked: Georgia shop apologizes for saying it would charge only white customers $20 to book appointments

A vintage clothing store in Savannah, Georgia has backed down from a plan to charge only white customers a $20 fee to book appointments to shop, saying it had been slammed with both negative feedback and threats of lawsuits. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Racism revoked: Georgia shop apologizes for saying it would charge only white customers $20 to book appointments

A vintage clothing store in Savannah, Georgia has backed down from a plan to charge only white customers a $20 fee to book appointments to shop, saying it had been slammed with both negative feedback and threats of lawsuits. Read Full Article at RT.com

Biden calls for nationwide outdoor mask mandate for 3 MONTHS as CDC warns not following orders will cause ‘worst fall ever’

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has urged all Americans to ‘mask up’ outdoors for the next three months - at the same time as health officials warned disobeying their Covid-19 orders will cause unprecedented suffering. Read Full Article at RT.
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Biden calls for nationwide outdoor mask mandate for 3 MONTHS as CDC warns not following orders will cause ‘worst fall ever’

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has urged all Americans to ‘mask up’ outdoors for the next three months - at the same time as health officials warned disobeying their Covid-19 orders will cause unprecedented suffering. Read Full Article at RT.com

Number of students given university places RISES nearly 3%

University admissions service Ucas said 358,860 people from across the UK have been accepted so far this year - a 2.9 per cent increase compared to results day 2019.
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Number of students given university places RISES nearly 3%

University admissions service Ucas said 358,860 people from across the UK have been accepted so far this year - a 2.9 per cent increase compared to results day 2019.

Coronavirus UK: 18 new fatalities in daily death toll

The Department of Health today increased the total number of those who have died within 28 days of being diagnosed with coronavirus in the UK to 41,347.
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Coronavirus UK: 18 new fatalities in daily death toll

The Department of Health today increased the total number of those who have died within 28 days of being diagnosed with coronavirus in the UK to 41,347.

Президенты Польши, Литвы, Латвии и Эстонии призвали Лукашенко отказаться от насилия, предложили посредничество и пригрозили санкциями

Авторы обращения призывают власти Белоруссии освободить всех задержанных участников акций протеста и отказаться от новых арестов, а также н
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Президенты Польши, Литвы, Латвии и Эстонии призвали Лукашенко отказаться от насилия, предложили посредничество и пригрозили санкциями

Авторы обращения призывают власти Белоруссии освободить всех задержанных участников акций протеста и отказаться от новых арестов, а также немедленно начать диалог с представителями оппозиции. Для этого лидеры четырех стран считают необходимым создать "круглый стол" по национальному примирению.

U.S. imposes visa restrictions on former Sudanese officials and others

August 13, 2020 (KHARTOUM) - The United States on Thursday imposed visa restrictions on former Sudanese officials and others who work to undermine the efforts of Hamdok government to achieve a democratic transition in the country. The Secretary of State is i
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U.S. imposes visa restrictions on former Sudanese officials and others

August 13, 2020 (KHARTOUM) - The United States on Thursday imposed visa restrictions on former Sudanese officials and others who work to undermine the efforts of Hamdok government to achieve a democratic transition in the country. The Secretary of State is implementing visa restrictions on individuals residing both inside and outside Sudan "responsible for or complicit in, or to have engaged, directly or indirectly, in undermining Sudan's civilian-led transitional government's efforts to (...) - News / FRONT_PAGE_DISPLAY, United States (US)

Tennis: Serena beats Venus to reach Lexington quarter-final

Serena Williams survived another scare to beat older sister Venus 3-6 6-3 6-4 on Thursday in the latest instalment of their reluctant on-court sibling rivalry to reach the quarter-finals of the inaugural Top Seed Open in Lexington, Kentucky.
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Tennis: Serena beats Venus to reach Lexington quarter-final

Serena Williams survived another scare to beat older sister Venus 3-6 6-3 6-4 on Thursday in the latest instalment of their reluctant on-court sibling rivalry to reach the quarter-finals of the inaugural Top Seed Open in Lexington, Kentucky.

Impossible Foods raises US$200 million in fresh funding

Plant-based burger maker Impossible Foods said on Thursday it secured US$200 million in funding, less than six months after it raised the largest investment ever for a food tech startup, bringing total funds raised since its founding in 2011 to US$1.5 billion
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Impossible Foods raises US$200 million in fresh funding

Plant-based burger maker Impossible Foods said on Thursday it secured US$200 million in funding, less than six months after it raised the largest investment ever for a food tech startup, bringing total funds raised since its founding in 2011 to US$1.5 billion.

Fortnite maker sues Apple after removal of game from App Store

Apple Inc on Thursday removed popular video game "Fortnite" from its App Store for violating the company's in-app payment guidelines, prompting developer Epic Games to initiate legal action against the iPhone maker.
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Fortnite maker sues Apple after removal of game from App Store

Apple Inc on Thursday removed popular video game "Fortnite" from its App Store for violating the company's in-app payment guidelines, prompting developer Epic Games to initiate legal action against the iPhone maker.

‘We don’t need war’ says Belarus parliament speaker, as police minister apologizes to ‘accidental people’ hurt in riots

After police in Belarus violently dispersed protests against election results, arresting thousands, the country’s police minister apologized to ‘random’ people caught up in the violence, but not those he called rioters. Read Full Article at RT.com
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‘We don’t need war’ says Belarus parliament speaker, as police minister apologizes to ‘accidental people’ hurt in riots

After police in Belarus violently dispersed protests against election results, arresting thousands, the country’s police minister apologized to ‘random’ people caught up in the violence, but not those he called rioters. Read Full Article at RT.com

Newsweek forced to deny promoting ‘birther’ theory against Kamala after ‘RACIST’ op-ed takes deep dive into 14th Amendment

Newsweek was pushed into defending an op-ed questioning Kamala Harris’ eligibility for the position of vice president based on the 14th amendment after numerous critics slammed it as “racist birtherism.” Read Full Article at RT.com
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Newsweek forced to deny promoting ‘birther’ theory against Kamala after ‘RACIST’ op-ed takes deep dive into 14th Amendment

Newsweek was pushed into defending an op-ed questioning Kamala Harris’ eligibility for the position of vice president based on the 14th amendment after numerous critics slammed it as “racist birtherism.” Read Full Article at RT.com

Extensive foreign interference in Belarus attempting to 'destabilize' country, but it's not coming from Moscow - Russian MFA

The Russian Foreign Ministry's spokeswoman said on Thursday that Moscow has seen evidence of outside meddling in the unrest currently engulfing neighboring Belarus. But Maria Zakharova said Russia is not one of the guilty parties. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Extensive foreign interference in Belarus attempting to 'destabilize' country, but it's not coming from Moscow - Russian MFA

The Russian Foreign Ministry's spokeswoman said on Thursday that Moscow has seen evidence of outside meddling in the unrest currently engulfing neighboring Belarus. But Maria Zakharova said Russia is not one of the guilty parties. Read Full Article at RT.com

Palestine recalls ambassador from UAE after it establishes diplomatic ties with Israel

The Palestinian ambassador to the UAE is being recalled over Abu Dhabi’s decision to establish diplomatic ties with Israel, which Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has called “treason.” Read Full Article at RT.com
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Palestine recalls ambassador from UAE after it establishes diplomatic ties with Israel

The Palestinian ambassador to the UAE is being recalled over Abu Dhabi’s decision to establish diplomatic ties with Israel, which Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has called “treason.” Read Full Article at RT.com

‘No change’ of West Bank annexation plans after Israel-UAE deal, Netanyahu says

Israel is still committed to annexing parts of the occupied West Bank, PM Benjamin Netanyahu said, after a peace deal with the UAE was reached. As part of the deal, Tel Aviv agreed to suspend the annexation. Read Full Article at RT.com
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‘No change’ of West Bank annexation plans after Israel-UAE deal, Netanyahu says

Israel is still committed to annexing parts of the occupied West Bank, PM Benjamin Netanyahu said, after a peace deal with the UAE was reached. As part of the deal, Tel Aviv agreed to suspend the annexation. Read Full Article at RT.com

Austin City Council votes to cut police department budget by one-third, reinvest money in social services

The Austin City Council unanimously voted to cut its police department budget by $150 million on Thursday, after officers and the city’s top cop faced months of criticism over the killing of an unarmed Black and Hispanic man, the use of force against anti-p
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Austin City Council votes to cut police department budget by one-third, reinvest money in social services

The Austin City Council unanimously voted to cut its police department budget by $150 million on Thursday, after officers and the city’s top cop faced months of criticism over the killing of an unarmed Black and Hispanic man, the use of force against anti-police brutality protesters and the investigation of a demonstrator’s fatal shooting by another citizen.

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