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Washington, DC reimposes Covid emergency

December 21, 2021
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Citing a “surge” in Covid-19 cases, the US capital has declared a public health emergency, reimposed the indoor masking mandate, and ordered all city employees to get both jabs and the booster as well. | Read more|

Pentagon holds talks with Chinese military

September 30, 2021
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The US military said it had an “in-depth” dialogue with Beijing, reiterating that it remains committed to regional allies amid ongoing enmity over a new security pact between the US, the UK and Australia designed to counter China. | Read more|

"Aggressive Surveillance": US Expert On Activist Rona Wilson's Laptop

February 11, 2021
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Writer-activist Rona Jacob Wilson's computer was hacked two years before his arrest in the Bhima-Koregaon case, and the purpose was "aggressive surveillance" and inserting fake documents, Mark Spencer of US-based digital forensics firm Arsenal Consulting told NDTV on Wednesday. Earlier this year, | Read more|

Trump Accused Of 'Coup' As Mob Storms US Capitol, 4 Dead In Violence

January 7, 2021
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Four people died, including one woman who was shot by a police officer, amid protests and rioting on Capitol Hill by supporters of Donald Trump who swarmed inside the building amid a session of Congress to certify Joe Biden's election win, triggering unprecedented chaos and violence at the heart of American democracy a | Read more|