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QUIZ: Test your knowledge of the world of summer sports – Maple Ridge News

In a typical year, there are plenty of summer sporting events and tournaments held across Canada

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Covid-19: India now seventh worst-hit country in the world

India had become the 10th worst affected country on May 25 when the Covid-19 tally went past 138,000. India had then overtaken Iran which had 135,000 cases to enter the top 10 list.

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Trump says US topping virus cases is an ‘honour’

He argues having five times as many confirmed infections as any other country shows its testing is the best.

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Xi Jinping Uses Pandemic to Strengthen His Rule in China

Cyclone Amphan hit India’s coast as the country and neighboring Bangladesh are struggling with coronavirus infections. The storm also caused floods in Sri Lanka.

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Pandemic Swells in South America, as the U.S. Nears 100,000 Deaths

Gaza reports its first coronavirus death. New York is allowing gatherings of up to 10.

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Can Lady Gaga become the world’s biggest pop star once more?

After a delay due to the coronavirus crisis, the US musician is releasing her long-awaited sixth album Chromatica. And it is a critical career moment for her, writes Nick Levine.

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Coronavirus ‘May Never Go Away,’ a Top W.H.O. Official Warns

The World Health Organization’s head of health emergencies said the coronavirus causing Covid-19 could become a long-term threat to be managed, not one that can be eradicated.

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Solidarity protests over George Floyd death take place in cities around the world

NBC News reporters Ali Velshi, Morgan Chesky, and their respective crews found themselves in the center of the clash between police and protesters in Minneapolis.

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India sees opportunity in anti-China backlash

Delhi is keen to exploit any shift in global investment flows prompted by the coronavirus crisis.

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Why The World’s Largest Asset Manager Has Seen Its Shares Soar | OilPrice.com

Blackrock, the world’s largest asset manager has seen its share price surge as it doubled down on renewables investment

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Coronavirus Forces Gulf States to Reckon With Their Scores of Migrant Workers

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo of New York said three young children died from a toxic shock-like syndrome related to Covid-19.

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They Survived the Worst Battles of World War II. And Died of the Virus.

Inside the Holyoke Soldiers’ Home was a man who had served as a jailer to Hitler’s top aide. A man who had rescued Japanese kamikaze pilots from the sea. A man who carried memories of a concentration camp.

  1. They Survived the Worst Battles of World War II. And Died of the Virus.