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Oman to suspend travel from Bangladesh, India, Pakistan

The travel suspension will come into effect on Apr 24, Omai state TV reported on Wednesday. Bangladesh is currently battling a second wave of the coronavirus with cases and deaths surging across the country, setting daily records. The government is enforcing a nationwide lockdown until Apr 28 and all international flights have been suspended until… Read More »

Tusse — from child refugee to Sweden’s Eurovision Song Contest contender

STOCKHOLM – For Tusse, Sweden’s 2021 Eurovision Song Contest contender, it felt like entering a new world coming to the Nordic country at the age of eight from a Ugandan refugee camp. The 19-year-old Tusse, short for Tousin Chiza, will represent Sweden in the Eurovision Song Contest in the Netherlands in May with the song… Read More »

Crowded parties and coronavirus concerns keep high schoolers from returning to the classroom

Their study, published last Thursday in the Journal of Medical Internet Research, found a statistically significant increase in clinic and hospital visits by patients who reported respiratory illnesses as early as the week of December 22. The first known case of Covid-19 in the US was thought to be a patient in Washington who had… Read More »

Calls Mount for Biden to Track US Health Care Worker Deaths from Covid

Calls are mounting for the Biden administration to set up a national tracking system of covid-19 deaths among front-line health care workers to honor the thousands of nurses, doctors and support staffers who have died and ensure that future generations are not forced to make the same ultimate — and, in many cases, needless —… Read More »