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COVID-19 Infections Rise To 264,527 In Myanmar

The number of COVID-19 infections rose to 264,527 in Myanmar, after 5,657 new cases were reported in the past 24 hours, according to a release from the Ministry of Health and Sports yesterday.With 297 new deaths, the overall death toll was recorded at …

Only Tokyo Could Pull Off These Games? Not Everyone Agrees

TOKYO – Staging an Olympics during the worst pandemic in a century? There’s a widespread perception that it couldn’t happen in a better place than Japan.A vibrant, open democracy with deep pockets, the host nation is known for its diligent execution of…

Myanmar Reports 5,506 New COVID-19 Cases, 326 More Deaths

Myanmar reported 5,506 new COVID-19 cases, in the past 24 hours, bringing the tally to 258,870, according to a release from the Ministry of Health and Sports yesterday.The death toll increased to 6,459, after 326 more deaths were reported, the release …

Thousands Around Globe Protest COVID-19 Shots, Lockdowns

PARIS – Tens of thousands of people protested in Australia, France, Italy and Greece on Saturday, sparking clashes with police as they railed against COVID-19 measures and government sanctions against the unvaccinated aimed at prodding more people into…

Olympic Events Begin in Full Force

After a yearlong delay, the Olympics began Friday with a scaled-back but still celebratory opening ceremony. Themed “United by Emotion,” the event featured fireworks, musical performances and a cauldron-lighting ceremony executed by Japanese tennis pla…