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Director of Amazon’s ‘Tandav’ Cuts Scenes After Pressure From India’s Hindu Nationalists

Director of Amazon's 'Tandav' Cuts Scenes After Pressure From India's Hindu Nationalists

Director of Amazon’s ‘Tandav’ Cuts Scenes After Pressure From India’s Hindu Nationalists Director of Amazon’s ‘Tandav’ Cuts Scenes After Pressure From India’s Hindu Nationalists ARPORA, India — The director of a big-budget Amazon web series has bowed to pressure from Hindu nationalists and cut several scenes that they had deemed offensive, demonstrating the sway of a powerful political movement that …

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Intel, Under Pressure to Rethink Its Business, Ousts Its Chief Executive

Intel, Under Pressure to Rethink Its Business, Ousts Its Chief Executive

Intel, Under Pressure to Rethink Its Business, Ousts Its Chief Executive Intel, Under Pressure to Rethink Its Business, Ousts Its Chief Executive Intel declined to make Mr. Swan and Mr. Gelsinger available for interviews. Many of Intel’s key leadership departures in recent years occurred under Brian Krzanich, the chief executive who was forced out in 2018 after a consensual affair …

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Pressure Grows for States to Open Vaccines to More Groups of People

Pressure Grows for States to Open Vaccines to More Groups of People

Pressure Grows for States to Open Vaccines to More Groups of People Pressure Grows for States to Open Vaccines to More Groups of People Just weeks into the country’s coronavirus vaccination effort, states have begun broadening access to the shots faster than planned, amid tremendous public demand and intense criticism about the pace of the rollout. Some public health officials …

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A Better Way to Take Blood Pressure?

A Better Way to Take Blood Pressure?

A Better Way to Take Blood Pressure? A Better Way to Take Blood Pressure? Doctors usually take a blood pressure reading in only one arm, but a new study in Hypertension suggests they should be checking both. The difference between the two readings may be a marker of increased risk for cardiovascular disease — and death. Researchers combined data in …

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For London, Tighter Coronavirus Rules. For Boris Johnson, More Pressure.

For London, Tighter Coronavirus Rules. For Boris Johnson, More Pressure.

For London, Tighter Coronavirus Rules. For Boris Johnson, More Pressure. For London, Tighter Coronavirus Rules. For Boris Johnson, More Pressure. Mr. Johnson left it to Mr. Hancock to announce the new restrictions. The prime minister faces another politically difficult decision in coming days on a post-Brexit trade agreement. On Monday, negotiators for Britain and the European Union resumed talks in …

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Pressure on California hospitals is still mounting fast, Newsom says.

Pressure on California hospitals is still mounting fast, Newsom says.

Pressure on California hospitals is still mounting fast, Newsom says. Pressure on California hospitals is still mounting fast, Newsom says. Hospitals across California have continued to fill rapidly to dangerous levels as state and local officials try to dampen the explosive spread of the coronavirus in the state, Gov. Gavin Newsom said on Monday. More than 10,000 Covid-19 patients are …

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Saudi Court Jails Saudi-American Doctor Despite U.S. Pressure

Saudi Court Jails Saudi-American Doctor Despite U.S. Pressure

Saudi Court Jails Saudi-American Doctor Despite U.S. Pressure Saudi Court Jails Saudi-American Doctor Despite U.S. Pressure BEIRUT, Lebanon — A Saudi court sentenced a prominent Saudi-American doctor to six years in prison on Tuesday despite pressure from the Trump administration to drop the charges against him and allow him and his family to travel. The doctor, Walid Fitaihi, was convicted …

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Pressure mounts on Biden to make diverse picks for top posts Joe Biden Barack Obama Cabinet administration Michelle Lujan Grisham

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Pressure mounts on Biden to make diverse picks for top posts Joe Biden Barack Obama Cabinet administration Michelle Lujan Grisham Pressure mounts on Biden to make diverse picks for top posts Joe Biden Barack Obama Cabinet administration Michelle Lujan Grisham President-elect Joe Biden is facing increasing pressure to expand the racial and ideological diversity in his choices for Cabinet and …

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Egypt Frees Human Rights Workers Amid Rising International Pressure

Egypt Frees Human Rights Workers Amid Rising International Pressure

Egypt Frees Human Rights Workers Amid Rising International Pressure Egypt Frees Human Rights Workers Amid Rising International Pressure CAIRO — Weeks after arresting three employees of one of Egypt’s last and best-known human rights groups, authorities have released the men, according to lawyers working with the group, the Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights. The three men — Gasser Abdel-Razek, the …

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YouTube, under pressure over election falsehoods, suspends OAN for Covid-19 misinformation.

YouTube, under pressure over election falsehoods, suspends OAN for Covid-19 misinformation.

YouTube, under pressure over election falsehoods, suspends OAN for Covid-19 misinformation. YouTube, under pressure over election falsehoods, suspends OAN for Covid-19 misinformation. YouTube suspended One America News Network, one of the right-wing channels aggressively pushing false claims about widespread election fraud, for violating its policies on misinformation. But the misinformation that got OAN in trouble on Tuesday had nothing to …

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