Joji Xavier

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uscoronavirus july5 Deaths due to coronavirus infection in the United States have increased by 25 percent in the last two weeks, New York Times' latest tally shows. Cases have risen by 10 percent in the same period. There is also a corresponding uptick in Covid hospitalizations. Nearly 34000 people are currently in American hospitals with the coronavirus, an increase of 12 percent over the last two weeks. More th

ukrainesinfrastructure july5 A U.S. think tank said that Russian President Vladimir Putin has likely directed his troops to take an "operational pause" of the "special military operation" after they captured the eastern Ukrainian cities of Sievierodonetsk and Lysychansk. "Putin met with Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu on July 4 to discuss recent Russian gains in Luhansk Oblast and presented Colonel General Alexande

armymedalofhonor july5 On Tuesday, President Joe Biden will award the Medal of Honor to four U.S. Army Soldiers who fought in the Vietnam War. First Lady Jill Biden will attend the ceremony, to be held at the White House at 11:15 AM. The nation's highest military award for bravery, the Medal of Honor is awarded by the President in the name of Congress. For this reason, it is often referred to as the Congressional Meda

massshooting july5 Police have arrested the suspect in the Highland Park July Fourth parade mass shooting that killed six and injured dozens of others. The suspect, Robert E. Crimo III, was taken into custody Monday evening after a brief chase about five miles from the site, police said. The gunman opened fire at 10.15 a.m. local time from the rooftop of a business near the Independence Day parade route in the Ch

uscoronavirus july04 With 4938 new cases reporting on Sunday, the total number of people infected with coronavirus in the United States has risen to 87,849,552, as per Johns Hopkins University's latest data. The total U.S. Covid casualties increased to 1,017,856. New Jersey reported the most number of cases - 6195 - and deaths - 8. Deaths have increased by 23 percent in the last two weeks, New York Times' latest ta

luhansk july04 Russian forces have taken control of Lysychansk and a number of nearby settlements in the Luhansk region in eastern Ukraine. With this, Ukrainian forces have lost control of the last city in Luhansk. This was reported by Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu to President Vladimir Putin. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky acknowledged the latest setback for his forces on the war front, sa

ushospital jul01 61 of the largest U.S. hospital and health sector companies have committed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 50 percent by 2030. This represents more than 650 hospitals and thousands of other providers across the country, the White House said. In a positive response to the Biden Administration's Health Sector Climate Pledge, these health sector leaders plan to strengthen resilience to climate

nestle jul01 Next week, the U.S. Government will import Nestlé infant formula from Australia to address the nationwide shortage of infant formula caused by Abbott Nutrition recall. A flight, facilitated by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for Operation Fly Formula, will land in Fort Worth, Texas, on July 4, carrying more than 56,000 pounds of Nestlé NAN SensiPro formula, the equivalent o

rujaignatova july1 The Federal Bureau Of Investigation (FBI) has added Bulgarian woman Ruja Ignatova, who looted billions through a Ponzi scheme known as OneCoin, to its Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list. The 42-year-old fugitive, who is also known as the "missing Cryptoqueen," is being sought for her alleged leadership of the massive fraud scheme that affected millions of investors worldwide. The FBI is offering a

finlandsweden june30 NATO leaders took a historic decision to invite Finland and Sweden to become members of the Alliance. Finland and Sweden simultaneously handed in their official letters of application to join the North Atlantic Treaty Organization on May 16. The North Atlantic Council meeting in Madrid collectively decided to approve the applications after Turkey dropped its objections Tuesday. The summit forma

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