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Indian Grand Prix III: Neeraj Chopra hopeful of competing in three-four international events before Tokyo Olympics
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Indian Grand Prix III: Neeraj Chopra hopeful of competing in three-four international events before Tokyo Olympics

Chopra said his focus will now be mainly on the release, adding that he will also work on the throwing angle so that he's equipped to tackle windy conditions.

India records 18,327 new COVID-19 cases; active caseload rises for fourth straight day
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India records 18,327 new COVID-19 cases; active caseload rises for fourth straight day

The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 1,08,54,128 which translates to a national COVID-19 recovery rate of 96.98 percent

French Open 2021: Organisers confident of May-June return, 'maximise number of fans'
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French Open 2021: Organisers confident of May-June return, 'maximise number of fans'

Last year's tournament was switched unilaterally from spring to September-October as the coronavirus sent the sport into a five-month suspension.

Vaccine shipments from India won't hurt low-income nations, says UK minister
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Vaccine shipments from India won't hurt low-income nations, says UK minister

UK's vaccine minister Nadim Zahawi said that 10 million doses coming from India were always intended for distribution in the country

Coronavirus News Update: India administers over 1.8 cr vaccine doses; Maharashta and Kerala top in daily cases
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Coronavirus News Update: India administers over 1.8 cr vaccine doses; Maharashta and Kerala top in daily cases

The health ministry said that Kerala, UP, West Bengal, Chhattisgarh and Tamil Nadu are the top five states showing a decline in active cases in the last one month, while Maharashtra, Punjab, MP, Haryana and Delhi are the top states showing a rise in active cases

IISC study identifies multiple mutations, finds unique proteins in SARS-CoV-2 genome
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IISC study identifies multiple mutations, finds unique proteins in SARS-CoV-2 genome

The sudy found that the body produces several proteins of its own as it launches an immunological defence in response to the viral attack.

Indian Grand Prix III: Neeraj Chopra breaks his own national record with throw of 88.07m
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Indian Grand Prix III: Neeraj Chopra breaks his own national record with throw of 88.07m

Another Olympic-bound javelin thrower, Shivpal Singh of Uttar Pradesh, was second with a best throw of 81.63m while Sahil Silwal, representing Haryana, was third with a best effort of 80.65m.

The Friday List: From talks marking women's day to a workshop on building a terrace garden, your weekly calendar of virtual events
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The Friday List: From talks marking women's day to a workshop on building a terrace garden, your weekly calendar of virtual events

Every Friday, we'll bring you a curated list of online experiences — performances, talks, tours, screenings — to mark on your weekly calendar.

COVID-19 vaccine: The journey from a global necessity to a political tool
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COVID-19 vaccine: The journey from a global necessity to a political tool

The vaccines have been a battle for global influence between China and Russia, with Russia being held back due to its limited production capacity.

After 140 years, Madrid flamenco venue Villa-Rossa closes amid COVID-19 restrictions
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After 140 years, Madrid flamenco venue Villa-Rossa closes amid COVID-19 restrictions

The Villa-Rosa is a landmark of the Madrid neighborhood Las Letras, known for its nightlife.

Scientists begin to question WHO-China inquiry into coronavirus pandemic's origins
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Scientists begin to question WHO-China inquiry into coronavirus pandemic's origins

Scientists working on coronaviruses continue to unearth and report evidence to support the natural evolution and spillover of the virus from animals

Bundesliga: Bayern Munich star Thomas Mueller moved to cellar of his house while suffering with COVID-19
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Bundesliga: Bayern Munich star Thomas Mueller moved to cellar of his house while suffering with COVID-19

Mueller said he felt ill after testing positive for the coronavirus in Qatar before the Club World Cup final on 11 February

Maharashtra: Police raids hookah parlour in Thane, arrests 18 for violating COVID-19 protocol
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Maharashtra: Police raids hookah parlour in Thane, arrests 18 for violating COVID-19 protocol

Police said that the accused have been booked under Sections of the Epidemic Diseases Act and for 'negligent conduct with respect to fire or combustible matter'

Serie A postpone decision over Torino's Lazio no-show due to coronavirus outbreak
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Serie A postpone decision over Torino's Lazio no-show due to coronavirus outbreak

The league's sports judge Gerardo Mastrandrea said in a statement on Thursday that the unplayed game remained 'sub judice,' without assigning a 3-0 win by default to Lazio.

National Weightlifting Championships indefinitely postponed following increase of COVID-19 cases in Tamil Nadu
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National Weightlifting Championships indefinitely postponed following increase of COVID-19 cases in Tamil Nadu

"Due to sudden surge in COVID-19, the executive board today decided to postpone the nationals," Indian Weightlifting Federation (IWLF) secretary general Sahdev Yadav told PTI.

Delhi HC calls for urgency in conducting vaccination drive, asks Centre for reason for 'strict' categorisation
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Delhi HC calls for urgency in conducting vaccination drive, asks Centre for reason for 'strict' categorisation

The high court added that the Serum Institute of India and Bharat Biotech have the capacity to provide more vaccine doses but that 'their full capacity is not being exploited'

Joe Biden slams 'Neanderthal thinking' of Texas, Mississippi to end mask mandates
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Joe Biden slams 'Neanderthal thinking' of Texas, Mississippi to end mask mandates

Texas, followed by Mississippi, brushed off warnings to not relax restrictions on Tuesday, saying businesses, including restaurants and bars, could operate as normal from coming week

Qatar Open: Sania Mirza, Andreja Klepac eliminated from tournament in semi-final defeat
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Qatar Open: Sania Mirza, Andreja Klepac eliminated from tournament in semi-final defeat

Sania and her Slovenian partner lost 5-7, 6-2, 5-10 to America's Nicole Melichar and Dutch player Demi Schuurs in one hour and 28 minutes.

Shut due to COVID-19 pandemic, the Louvre turns to merchandise sales for revenue
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Shut due to COVID-19 pandemic, the Louvre turns to merchandise sales for revenue

The merchandise expansion is just one of the ways the museum has been getting creative with funding.

Fire erupts near COVID-19 care centre in Maharashtra's Beed district, none hurt
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Fire erupts near COVID-19 care centre in Maharashtra's Beed district, none hurt

The blaze continued for about 20 minutes and was brought under control by a team called from Ambejogai city, an official said