New York, Jun 19 (PTI) The Delta variant, first detected in India, constituted over 6 per cent of COVID-19 cases tested for virus variants in New York City, according to official data from the ...

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Mayor Bill De Blasio announced the Homecoming week.(Photo: AFP)

  • New York Mayor Bill De Blassio did not offer a specific date for the event
  • De Blasio told reporters that he expected the line-up to be "heavy on New York artists"
  • De Blasio's announcement comes as America's most populous city seeks to relaunch its tourism industry

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New York City is one of the most expensive places to reside. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • The homeless shelters have been stuck in a lengthy legal battle
  • Billionaire's Row is one the most posh areas in Manhattan
  • Homeless people in New York were severly affected by the COVID outbreak

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Mayor Bill de Blasio wants tourists back soon.(Photo: AFP)

  • The marketing blitz is dubbed "NYC Reawakens" and set to launch in June
  • "We need to let people know we're open for business," the Mayor said
  • New York is gradually reopening on the back of a vigorous vaccination rollout