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Zimbabwe Street Vendors Reel Under Infection Curbs

For many years, Zimbabwean single mother Spiwe Tembo would sell buns on the streets of central Harare, making enough to feed her three children. But her fortunes have actually dived. Given that authorities prohibited street hawkers a year ago as part of a raft of steps to limit the spread of Covid-19, she plays cat-and-mouse with the authorities who comb …

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US, Britain Rush Materials To Infection stricken India

The US and Britain rushed ventilators and vaccine products to India Monday as the country battles a devastating, record-breaking coronavirus wave that has overwhelmed health centers and set crematoriums working at complete capability. A surge in recent days has actually seen clients’ households taking to social media to beg for oxygen products and locations of readily available hospital beds, and …

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ExxonMobil Investor States Its Environment Strategy An ‘Existential’ Threat:

ExxonMobil’s technique in the face of environment modification presents an “existential service risk” to the company, according to an activist hedge fund that is an investor in the oil giant, a report in the Financial Times stated Sunday. The business, which has actually been criticized over the last year for both its monetary efficiency and its technique to renewable energy …

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‘Nomadland’ Wins Big At Pandemic Oscars As Zhao Makes History

United States roadway motion picture “Nomadland” became the big winner at the Oscars on Sunday with 3 major prizes, including a history-making award for director Chloe Zhao, as Hollywood commemorated its most glamorous night with a special pandemic-era gala. Zhao’s drama about marginalized Americans strolling the West in vans was honored for finest picture, director and actress for Frances McDormand, …

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Asian Markets Primarily Rise In Front Of Fed Meeting, Incomes

A lot of Asian markets primarily rose Monday following a strong end to last week on Wall Street as traders turned their attention to the Federal Reserve’s most current policy conference and revenues from business giants. A strong reading on United States and European production and services activity provided a favorable catalyst for financiers, who appear to have actually got …

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Fiji Capital In Lockdown After Infection ‘Superspreader’ Occasion

The Fijian capital Suva went into a 14-day lockdown Monday as the Pacific island nation battled to consist of a Covid-19 spike following a “superspreader” funeral occasion. Around 100,000 people in the city must remain in containment zones and non-essential businesses are shuttered after the first community coronavirus cases in 12 months were spotted. A soldier contracted the infection at …

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Oscars Red Carpet: Hollywood Stars Ditch Hoodies, PJs For Glamour

For the past year, Hollywood’s brightest stars have either been required to use ball gowns in their living-room to accept awards– or they have actually used fancy pajamas. On Sunday, they struck the Oscars red carpet with flair. And although the ladies were sensational as ever, the males– maybe motivated by Billy Porter’s show-stopping turn in a tuxedo gown at …

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Oscars Get Under Method As ‘Nomadland’ Seeks Big Prize

A special pandemic-era Oscars began in Los Angeles on Sunday with a movie-style opening credits sequence as actor-director Regina King strode into the ceremony’s train station venue clutching a gold statuette. Chloe Zhao’s roadway film “Nomadland”, about transient Americans roaming the West in vans, is tipped to be among the leading winners on a night when Hollywood A-listers are reuniting …

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