Over 6 lakh daily cases across India likely by mid-January due to Omicron lockdowns looming, experts say

“We have seen new cases triple in Mumbai in just 1.5 days. The positivity rate stood at 8.14% on Thursday. Given the highly transmissible nature of the Omicron variant, if cases double every other day, we will have 6 lakh cases per day in the country by January 15th. Even …

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Kathleen Margaret McIntyre, 75 | Port city every day

WILMINGTON – Kathleen M. McIntyre, 75, formerly of Pennsylvania, died on December 26, 2021 at the home of her daughter and husband Carl and Jennifer Ciccone in Wilmington, North Carolina, surrounded by her family. Kathy was born on August 30, 1946 in Easton, Pennsylvania, to Margaret Alma Catherine Miller, her …

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Tensions rise as Palestinian prisoners face collective punishment | Israeli-Palestinian conflict News

Ramallah, Occupied West Bank – Tensions have reached a boiling point in several Israeli jails holding Palestinian prisoners, with human rights groups saying authorities are holding a number of detainees, many of them injured by Israeli forces, in conditions unknown. “The situation in the prisons is critical and very dangerous,” …

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A year of space tourism, flights to Mars, the rise of China

From the Mars Ingenuity helicopter’s first powered flight over another world to the launch of the James Webb Telescope that will scan the first epoch of the Universe, 2021 has been a huge year for mankind’s space efforts. Beyond scientific milestones, billionaires fought to reach the Last Frontier first, an …

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COVID continues to make air travel unpredictable, but carriers are in better shape than they were last year

Air travel during the holidays always has the potential to be a logistical nightmare. But that was especially true this year, as carriers canceled thousands of flights around Christmas. Airlines have tried to prepare for staff shortages by offering incentives for pilots and flight attendants to work while on vacation. …

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Weitsman invests in Metaverse virtual real estate

Right after hearing about a big investment in cryptocurrency mining, a local businessman embarks on another virtual business. Digital marketing firm Elevator Studio said it has formed a joint venture with Adam Weitsman to invest and develop a kind of digital real estate called Metaverse land that can be developed …

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Opinion: The Himalayas are not just for tourism, sustainable or not

Mountains are not just for tourism. In the mountainous town of Devprayag in Uttarakhand, natural springs have seen a flow decrease of more than 50% over the past three years. File photo by Ashish Jalan / Wikimedia Commons (CC BY-SA 4.0) He came and went without too much hooha. World …

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Members’ travel expenses abroad increase by 177 pc

Economy Members’ travel expenses abroad increase by 177 pc Tuesday, December 28, 2021 Parliament buildings in Nairobi. PHOTO FILE | NMG By JOHN MUTUAMore from this author Summary Overseas travel spending by government officials increased by 1 billion shillings in the three months ended September compared to a similar period …

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5,000 Square Foot Palestrina Event Center Opens at Liberty Business Park | Business

As the planning of large gatherings such as weddings or working parties continue to face the challenges of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, there is at least one less thing revelers in the Verona region are facing. have to think – a location for their next event. Palestrina Event Center opened …

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News from the entire cantonal region

New genealogical resourceat the Rodman Public Library ALLIANCE – The Rodman Public Library has a new database, Heritage Hub, which will facilitate research by genealogists and historians. An addition to NewsBank, HeritageHub lets you explore your family history with a collection of American obituaries and obituaries from across the country …

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