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The power of no: Simone Biles, Naomi Osaka and Black women's resistance

Simone Biles, the US gymnast widely considered "the greatest of all time", withdrew from the Olympic finals this week, saying:Biles ...

Covid-19: SA records 523 new fatalities as death toll passes 71 000

South Africa recorded 13 751 new confirmed cases of Covid-19 on Thursday.523 new deaths have been recorded, bringing the official ...

Did South Africa's Covid-19 tobacco ban work?

When South Africa went into lockdown in March last year, a tobacco ban was introduced.This was in the hopes of ...

Stressed by COVID-19, Zimbabweans Turn to Friendship Bench for Solace

The impact of the coronavirus pandemic has stretched people's mental health around the globe, and Zimbabwe is no exception. But ...

Tokyo Olympics: MP Jabir fails to qualify for semis

Tokyo [Japan], July 30 (ANI): India hurdler MP Jabir failed to qualify for the semi-finals in the men's 400m hurdles ...

Manny Pina homers twice as Brewers cap sweep of Pirates

Manny Pina homered twice, Rowdy Tellez also went deep and the visiting Milwaukee Brewers completed a three-game series sweep of ...

World

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After initial optimism, summer travel season in Europe remains low

PARIS, France: With European countries scrambling to contain new virus outbreaks with a litany of constantly-changing and last-minute rules, the ...

Vatican shortfall less than projected due to spending reductions

VATICAN CITY: The Vatican reports that it closed out 2020 with a deficit of $78 million, which was better than ...

Covid vaccines have reached 340.4 mln doses administered in U.S.

ATLANTA, Georgia: Latest statistics released by the United States report that 340,363,922 doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been administered throughout ...

RTS 2021 KHALED ALKHATEB AWARDS FOR WAR JOURNALISM OPEN FOR ENTRIES

MOSCOW, JULY 30, 2021 - RT is now accepting entries for the 2021 Khaled Alkhateb International Memorial Awards, an annual ...

Pakistan opposition to protest against PoK elections

Islamabad [Pakistan], July 30 (ANI): Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has decided to hold protests against Prime Minister Imran Khan's party, ...

US Watchdog: Taliban Assassinations of Afghan Pilots 'Worrisome'

WASHINGTON - Taliban assassinations of Afghan pilots detailed by Reuters this month mark another "worrisome development" for the Afghan Air ...

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