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August 2021

30,941 Cases In India In 24 Hours Tuesday

<!-- -->India's active cases account for 1.13% of the overall cases (File)New Delhi: India recorded 30,941 cases of coronavirus in 24 hours Tuesday, 27.9% lower than Monday, government data showed. The active cases account for 1.13%…

Gulf Sky: ‘Our ship was hijacked and taken to Iran’

In July 2020, the oil tanker Gulf Sky vanished from waters off the United Arab Emirates, along with its crew. Days later it turned up in Iran where it's now suspected to be working as a "ghost ship" - helping the regime ferry oil in breach…

32 Passengers Killed As Bus Falls Off Cliff In Peru

<!-- -->There had been 63 passengers on the busLima, Peru: Thirty-two passengers died, including two children, and more than 20 were injured when a bus plummeted from a cliff in Peru early Tuesday, officials said, in the country's…

Why was this athlete ‘too tall’ to race?

Do running prostheses, also known as blades, give sprinters an unfair advantage over biological legs? And does increasing blade length make sprinters go even faster?US athlete Blake Leeper, a double amputee, is already a Paralympic silver…