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Israel Extends Lockdown, Sees Delay In COVID-19 Turnaround

JERUSALEM: Israel extended a national lockdown on Sunday as coronavirus variants offset its vaccination drive and officials predicted a delay in a turnaround from the health and economic crisis. Highlighting Israel’s challenges in enforcing restrictions, thousands of ultra-Orthodox Jews attended the Jerusalem funerals of two prominent rabbis on Sunday, drawing criticism from Prime Minister Benjamin […]

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Follow Budget 2021 On Your Android Phone And iPhone With This App: How To Download

Union Budget 2021 will go fully paperless for the first time with a dedicated Union Budget app for Android and iOS smartphones. The dedicated apps are available to download for free via Google Play Store and Apple App Store, and the latest documents will be available to access after Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s Budget presentation on […]

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Authorities Seek To Boost Trust, Low COVID Vaccination Rates Among Black New Yorkers

NEW YORK: Black New Yorkers’ skepticism about vaccines developed at record speed to fight COVID-19 means they lag behind other racial groups in inoculations to fight the pandemic that has killed more than 400,000 people in the United States, officials said on Sunday. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said the state plans to run an […]