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    • A medical worker controls a solution with a smear from a tested person in a quick test center, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, in Kodersdorf, Germany January 25, 2021. REUTERS/Matthias Rietschel
      Last update: 05:16 GMT 28.02.2021
      05:16 GMT 28.02.2021

      Live Updates: Germany Confirms 7,890 New Coronavirus Cases

      The pandemic has claimed over 2.52 million lives worldwide, while the global tally has surpassed 113.7 million cases, according to Baltimore, Maryland's Johns Hopkins University.

    • Workers from the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and volunteers from the Ethiopian Red Cross distribute relief supplies to civilians in the Tigray region, Ethiopia 27 January 2021.
      Last update: 04:49 GMT 28.02.2021
      04:49 GMT 28.02.2021

      US Concerned About Humanitarian Crisis in Tigray, Calls For End to Hostilities

      MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The US State Department is concerned about the recent developments in the conflict-torn Ethiopian province of Tigray, Secretary of State Antony Blinken said.

    • Marijuana farming
      Last update: 04:19 GMT 28.02.2021
      04:19 GMT 28.02.2021

      Virginia Becomes First Southern US State to Approve Legalisation of Marijuana

      Marijuana doesn't possess significant toxicity on its own, but this does not change that this is an addictive psychoactive substance. Apart from that, according to statistics, marijuana, like alcohol, could be the reason behind many car accidents.

    • African Cheetah
      Last update: 04:45 GMT 28.02.2021
      04:45 GMT 28.02.2021

      African Cheetahs to Roam Indian Jungles This Year 60 Years After Extinction

      The fastest land animal was last spotted in the forests of India's Chhattisgarh state in 1947 and in 1952 it was declared extinct in the country. Recently, wildlife scientists have been urging the government to make attempts to return the African Cheetah to Indian habitats.

    • Coronavirus
      Last update: 04:15 GMT 28.02.2021
      04:15 GMT 28.02.2021

      COVID-19 is a Perfect Storm for Conspiracy Theorists, Analyst Says

      Conspiracy theories are as old as time, manifesting increasingly in public unrest and often as a result of mistrust in government. The rise of social media has provided conspiracy theorists with a worldwide platform to spread stories and amusing or disturbing delusions about global events.

    • Indian women protesters from the Indian state fill their bottles with drinking water as they participate in a rally in New Delhi, India, Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014
      Last update: 04:00 GMT 28.02.2021
      04:00 GMT 28.02.2021

      Dying of Thirst? India's Capital Delhi May Run Out of Water This Summer

      Since the Bhakra Beas Management Board (BBMB) central government water agency plans to shut down the Nangal Hydel water channel from 25 March to 24 April, it would cut off 232 million gallons per day of water that the city gets from the Ravi and the Beas rivers, according to Delhi water board vice-chairman and AAP leader, Raghav Chadha.

    • White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki delivers remarks during a press briefing at the White House in Washington, U.S., February 1, 2021.
      Last update: 03:43 GMT 28.02.2021
      03:43 GMT 28.02.2021

      White House Will Reportedly Charge Correspondents for COVID Tests

      A coronavirus test is required to enter the White House as the pandemic continues to rage across the United States. Currently, daily briefings at the White House can only be attended by 14 journalists at one time, due to social distancing rules.

    • Berkshire Hathaway Chairman Warren Buffett walks through the exhibit hall as shareholders gather to hear from the billionaire investor at Berkshire Hathaway Inc's annual shareholder meeting in Omaha, Nebraska
      Last update: 03:13 GMT 28.02.2021
      03:13 GMT 28.02.2021

      Warren Buffett Admits Mistake That Cost Berkshire Hathaway $11 Billion

      One of the richest people in the world, Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett is placed seventh in line on Bloomberg’s Billionaires Index. He publishes a message to shareholders that he has been writing annually since 1965.

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