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A Fierce Election Tests Modi’s Campaign to Remake India

A Fierce Election Tests Modi’s Campaign to Remake India

A Fierce Election Tests Modi’s Campaign to Remake India A Fierce Election Tests Modi’s Campaign to Remake India NANDIGRAM, India — The challenger arrived with police vehicles, a band of drummers and the backing of the country’s powerful prime minister. The crowd joined him in full-throated chants of glory to the Hindu god Ram: “Jai Shree Ram!” He brought a …

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Boris Johnson Announces Free Coronavirus Tests and Status Certificates for England

Boris Johnson Announces Free Coronavirus Tests and Status Certificates for England

Boris Johnson Announces Free Coronavirus Tests and Status Certificates for England Boris Johnson Announces Free Coronavirus Tests and Status Certificates for England LONDON — Prime Minister Boris Johnson offered Britons their first detailed glimpse of what a post-pandemic society might look like on Monday, announcing free twice-weekly coronavirus tests in England and Covid status certificates that would allow people with …

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Nationals Player Tests Positive for Virus Before Opening Day

Nationals Player Tests Positive for Virus Before Opening Day

Nationals Player Tests Positive for Virus Before Opening Day Nationals Player Tests Positive for Virus Before Opening Day WASHINGTON — In the last Major League Baseball game of 2020, the Los Angeles Dodgers were forced to remove third baseman Justin Turner from the final moments of the World Series after learning that he had tested positive for the coronavirus. It …

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Why Virus Tests at One Elite School Ran Afoul of Regulators

Why Virus Tests at One Elite School Ran Afoul of Regulators

Why Virus Tests at One Elite School Ran Afoul of Regulators Why Virus Tests at One Elite School Ran Afoul of Regulators It was supposed to be a pandemic triumph, a way for a prestigious school to keep its doors open when many others could not. Instead, the coronavirus testing program at New Trier High School, outside Chicago, offers a …

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Imran Khan of Pakistan Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Imran Khan of Pakistan Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Imran Khan of Pakistan Tests Positive for Coronavirus Imran Khan of Pakistan Tests Positive for Coronavirus ISLAMABAD — Prime Minister Imran Khan of Pakistan has tested positive for the coronavirus, officials said. Mr. Khan is isolating at home and is expected to remain in isolation for at least 10 days, officials said. “The prime minister has a mild cough and …

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Students will be able to look up exam board questions before tests, officials say

Thousands of students at risk of losing out on ‘community language’ A-levels and GCSEs, report says

Students will be able to look up exam board questions before tests, officials say Students will be able to look up exam board questions before tests, officials say Students will be able look up exam board materials that could be used for their grading this year in advance online, officials have confirmed. The move has come under fire from school …

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UConn Coach Geno Auriemma Tests Positive for the Coronavirus

UConn Coach Geno Auriemma Tests Positive for the Coronavirus

UConn Coach Geno Auriemma Tests Positive for the Coronavirus UConn Coach Geno Auriemma Tests Positive for the Coronavirus The Connecticut women’s basketball coach, Geno Auriemma, tested positive for the coronavirus on Sunday, the university announced Monday, just hours before the N.C.A.A. selected and placed teams in the women’s national basketball tournament. “I’m feeling well but disappointed that I will be …

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Netflix Tests a Clampdown on Password Sharing

Netflix Tests a Clampdown on Password Sharing

Netflix Tests a Clampdown on Password Sharing Netflix Tests a Clampdown on Password Sharing Want to watch “The Queen’s Gambit” or “Lupin”? If you’ve been borrowing a Netflix password from a family member or friend, you may now have to pay up. Netflix has started testing a feature that could prod users who are borrowing a password from someone outside …

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Coronavirus Vaccine Nears Final Tests in Cuba. Tourists May Be Inoculated.

Coronavirus Vaccine Nears Final Tests in Cuba. Tourists May Be Inoculated.

Coronavirus Vaccine Nears Final Tests in Cuba. Tourists May Be Inoculated. Coronavirus Vaccine Nears Final Tests in Cuba. Tourists May Be Inoculated. HAVANA — People wait in line for four hours to buy detergent in Havana. Cuban pharmacies are out of pain medication. There are national bread shortages. And yet the Cuban government says it is on the brink of …

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Alzheimer’s Prediction May Be Found in Writing Tests

Alzheimer’s Prediction May Be Found in Writing Tests

Alzheimer’s Prediction May Be Found in Writing Tests Alzheimer’s Prediction May Be Found in Writing Tests Is it possible to predict who will develop Alzheimer’s disease simply by looking at writing patterns years before there are symptoms? According to a new study by IBM researchers, the answer is yes. And, they and others say that Alzheimer’s is just the beginning. …

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