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China Places Over 22 Million on Lockdown Amid New Covid Wave

China Places Over 22 Million on Lockdown Amid New Covid Wave

China Places Over 22 Million on Lockdown Amid New Covid Wave China Places Over 22 Million on Lockdown Amid New Covid Wave When a handful of new coronavirus cases materialized this month in a province surrounding Beijing — apparently spread at a village wedding party — the Chinese authorities bolted into action. They locked down two cities with more than …

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Demand for school places ‘greatly increased’ since spring lockdown, poll finds amid calls for teachers to get vaccinated

Most school leaders said demand for places has “greatly increased” compared to last spring’s lockdown, according to a new survey

Demand for school places ‘greatly increased’ since spring lockdown, poll finds amid calls for teachers to get vaccinated Demand for school places ‘greatly increased’ since spring lockdown, poll finds amid calls for teachers to get vaccinated Most school leaders have said demand for classroom places has “greatly increased” compared to lockdown last March, amid calls for teachers to get put …

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Schools told not to limit key worker children numbers onsite amid concerns over demand for places

Schools in England have been told not to limit the number of key workers’ children onsite during lockdown

Schools told not to limit key worker children numbers onsite amid concerns over demand for places Schools told not to limit key worker children numbers onsite amid concerns over demand for places Schools should not limit the number of key workers’ children onsite during England’s lockdown, the government has said amid concerns over the demand for places.   Fears about …

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52 Places You Cherish – The New York Times

52 Places You Cherish - The New York Times

52 Places You Cherish – The New York Times 52 Places You Cherish – The New York Times Times Insider explains who we are and what we do, and delivers behind-the-scenes insights into how our journalism comes together. On March 11, I flew home to New York after a quick vacation in Brussels, arriving at an eerily quiet Kennedy Airport …

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‘This could seriously undermine impact of lockdown measures’: Concerns over demand for school places during England lockdown

Concerns have been raised over the demand for school places during England’s third lockdown

‘This could seriously undermine impact of lockdown measures’: Concerns over demand for school places during England lockdown ‘This could seriously undermine impact of lockdown measures’: Concerns over demand for school places during England lockdown The “sheer demand” for school places during England’s current lockdown has sparked concerns, with a leading education union saying it appeared much higher than last spring. …

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A Very Different ‘52 Places’

A Very Different ‘52 Places’

A Very Different ‘52 Places’ A Very Different ‘52 Places’ At this time of year The Times’s Travel desk usually publishes its lavish “52 Places to Go” list, a compendium of suggestions for the destinations that are especially worth visiting in the coming year, accompanied by showstopping photography. But in this pandemic year, creating our usual list was out of …

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27 Places Raising the Minimum Wage to $15 an Hour

27 Places Raising the Minimum Wage to $15 an Hour

27 Places Raising the Minimum Wage to $15 an Hour 27 Places Raising the Minimum Wage to $15 an Hour It started in 2012 with a group of protesters outside a McDonald’s demanding a $15 minimum wage — an idea that even many liberal lawmakers considered outlandish. In the years since, their fight has gained traction across the country, including …

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7 Places Where the Slopes Are Less Skied

7 Places Where the Slopes Are Less Skied

7 Places Where the Slopes Are Less Skied 7 Places Where the Slopes Are Less Skied Devoted skiers and snowboarders recognize the plum benefits of below-the-radar ski resorts: fewer fellow powder seekers, shorter lift lines, relatively reasonably priced tickets and lodging, and, often, limited distractions from time spent on the slopes. Now, especially, these qualities hold even broader appeal, as …

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After War Between Armenia and Azerbaijan, Peace Sees Winners and Losers Swap Places

After War Between Armenia and Azerbaijan, Peace Sees Winners and Losers Swap Places

After War Between Armenia and Azerbaijan, Peace Sees Winners and Losers Swap Places After War Between Armenia and Azerbaijan, Peace Sees Winners and Losers Swap Places A deal brokered by Russia ended the fighting for now over Nagorno-Karabakh, leaving Armenians to pack up and burn their houses as they retreat, while Azerbaijanis plan a return to long-lost lands. By Anton …

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Vatican Report Places Blame for McCarrick’s Ascent on John Paul II

Vatican Report Places Blame for McCarrick’s Ascent on John Paul II

Vatican Report Places Blame for McCarrick’s Ascent on John Paul II Vatican Report Places Blame for McCarrick’s Ascent on John Paul II VATICAN CITY — A highly anticipated Vatican report found on Tuesday that Pope John Paul II had rejected explicit warnings about sexual misconduct by Theodore E. McCarrick, now a disgraced former cardinal, choosing to believe the American prelate’s …

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