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G-7 Wants Global Certificates; Shangri-La Canceled: Virus Update

The Group of Seven nations will next month discuss ways to recognize Covid-19 vaccination certifications internationally, supporting a system for the mutual recognition of inoculation documents. The organizers of the Shangri-La Dialogue, which usually draws in top military officials and diplomats, scrapped next month’s event in Singapore following an increase in cases, coming on the […]

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Covid LIVE: At 25% positivity, Karnataka, WB remain a concern, says govt

Coronavirus live updates: India reported 276,110 fresh Covid-19 infections today, taking the caseload tally to 25,772,440. Stay tuned for corona-related news Coronavirus live updates: India witnessed a spike of 276,110 fresh coronavirus cases on Thursday. However, the new infection count remained below the 300,000-mark for the fourth consecutive day. The total caseload stands at 25,772,440, […]

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Why does the Census Bureau have to protect people’s privacy?

As the country waits for more results from last year’s national head count, the U.S. Census Bureau is facing an increasingly tricky balancing act. How will the largest public data source in the United States continue to protect people’s privacy while also sharing the detailed demographic information used for redrawing voting districts, guiding federal funding, […]

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Apple Readies MacBook Pro, MacBook Air Revamps

Apple Inc. is preparing to release several new Mac laptops and desktops with faster processors, new designs and improved connectivity to external devices, accelerating the company’s effort to replace Intel Corp. chips and leapfrog rival PC makers. The overhaul encompasses a broad range of Macs, including Apple’s higher-end laptop, the MacBook Pro; the laptop aimed […]