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India, Pakistan & Bangladesh should be MERGED, Indian minister suggests

India, Pakistan & Bangladesh should be MERGED, Indian minister suggests

13 hours ago   |   RT

Former British colonies India, Pakistan and Bangladesh, which have been entangled in decades of bitter rivalry, should actually be “merged” into a single state, a regional...
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Son, father farm to feed neighbors during lockdown in India

15 hours ago   |   Star Tribune


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In Portugal, Asian workers pick fruit and live precariously

16 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Agricultural labourers from India, Nepal and Pakistan work in greenhouses during the day and learn Portuguese at night.
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Apple iPhone partner Pegatron reported agrees a $150m investment in India

Apple iPhone partner Pegatron reported agrees a $150m investment in India

18 hours ago   |   iMore

What you need to know Apple iPhone assembler Pegatron is reportedly ready to invest big in India. A local report claims $150 million is set to be invested. A new plant could be...
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India Faces Cold Chain Logistics Challenge for Virus Vaccination

18 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

India hopes to start rolling out a Covid-19 vaccine by March 2021, but it faces a steep challenge: cold chain and distribution infrastructure.
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India's top court slams states for COVID surge

20 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Supreme Court warns the situation could worsen further as it seeks status reports from four states, including Delhi.
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A better bromance? How a Biden admin could boost India's economy

22 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Biden's approach to trade, climate and even the pandemic could bring more benefits to India than Trump's, say analysts.
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Women in finance have to ask for promotions. Men don't

1 day ago   |   Fortune

Far fewer women than men are promoted in the finance industry unless they first ask for seniority, a sign of institutional gender bias, according to a new study in...
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Brit who caught Covid, malaria & dengue fever in India now fighting to recover from deadly COBRA bite

Brit who caught Covid, malaria & dengue fever in India now fighting to recover from deadly COBRA bite

1 day ago   |   RT

A British man who contracted malaria, dengue fever and Covid-19 while working for a charity in India is now battling to recover from a venomous cobra bite. After running the...
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These Algorithms Could End the Scourge of Tuberculosis

1 day ago   |   NY Times

In rural India and other places where tuberculosis is rampant, A.I. that scans lung X-rays might eliminate the scourge.
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Michigan certifies win for Biden despite President Trump's attempts to delay

Michigan certifies win for Biden despite President Trump's attempts to delay

Michigan election officials on Monday certified Democrat Joe Biden's 154,000-vote victory in the state amid President Donald Trump's attempts to subvert the results of the... Read more ...

'Jeopardy!' announces it will resume production Nov. 30 with a familiar...

'Jeopardy!' announces it will resume production Nov. 30 with a familiar interim host

Longtime host Alex Trebek died earlier this month after battling pancreatic cancer for over a year. Read more ...

Biden taps ex-Fed chair Yellen to lead treasury, reports say

Biden taps ex-Fed chair Yellen to lead treasury, reports say

She would be the first woman to lead the Treasury Department in a line stretching back to Alexander Hamilton in 1789. Read more ...

Pope Francis backs George Floyd protests, blasts virus skeptics in new book

Pope Francis backs George Floyd protests, blasts virus skeptics in new book

“Let Us Dream” aims to outline Francis' vision of a more economically and environmentally just post-coronavirus world. But it also offers new personal insights into the pope... Read more ...

The National Zoo's baby panda has a name, and it means 'little miracle'

The National Zoo's baby panda has a name, and it means 'little miracle'

The Smithsonian National Zoo's newest little miracle finally has a name, and it's as sweet as he is. Read more ...

Janet Yellen Will Be Joe Biden's Pick For Treasury Secretary: Reports

Janet Yellen Will Be Joe Biden's Pick For Treasury Secretary: Reports

The former Federal Reserve chair would be the first woman to hold the influential Cabinet position. Read more ...

Man leaves $3K tip for a beer as Ohio restaurant closes

Man leaves $3K tip for a beer as Ohio restaurant closes

“I ran after him and he said no mistake we will see you when you reopen!” Read more ...

US tells GM to recall and repair up to 6 million trucks with Takata inflators

US tells GM to recall and repair up to 6 million trucks with Takata inflators

Twenty-seven people have been killed worldwide by the exploding inflators including 18 in the U.S. Read more ...

Oxford English Dictionary couldn't pick just one 'word of the year' for 2020

Oxford English Dictionary couldn't pick just one 'word of the year' for 2020

The Oxford English Dictionary has been unable to name its traditional word of the year for 2020, instead exploring how far and how quickly the language has developed this year. Read more ...

Biden To Choose Antony Blinken For Secretary Of State

Biden To Choose Antony Blinken For Secretary Of State

The president-elect is expected to announce the nomination of Blinken, who served as deputy secretary of state and deputy national security adviser under President Obama, early... Read more ...