Paris (France)/Durham (US), Sep 18 (The Conversation) Rivers, lakes and wetlands cover just 1% of the Earth’s surface but are home to nearly 10% of all species, including fish, mammals, birds, ...

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  • West Virginia recorded a total of 1,738 confirmed cases of the virus on Thursday
  • This record could not last long and was broken by Saturday’s total of 1,821 confirmed cases
  • The highest number of cases recorded in one week in the state is nearly 8,200 cases in early January

College Football season in the US is now in full swing.(Representative Image: Unsplash)

  • Taulia Tagovailoa threw 3 touchdown passes for Maryland Terrapins
  • West Virginia Mountaineers turned the ball over four times and lost
  • These two nonconference rivals were meeting for the first time since 2015

Washington, Aug 25 (PTI) Indians in the US, with an average household earning of USD 123,700 and 79 per cent of college graduates, have surpassed the overall American population in terms of ...

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Rows of homes, are shown in suburban Salt Lake City, on April 13, 2019. (Photo credit: AP)

  • The US Census Bureau released its 2020 data on Thursday
  • This contains a detailed population and demographic changes in each state 
  • It kick off the once-a-decade redistricting process

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  • The West Virginia infrastructure bill brings with itself new promises for the future of the state. 
  • West Virginia will receive a minimum of $100 million to assist the improvement of  broadband coverage across the state. 
  • The measure includes over $16 billion in national financing for big projects that will provide significant economic benefits to localities.

Washington, Jul 13 (PTI) US President Joe Biden has selected West Virginia's former health commissioner Indian-American Dr Rahul Gupta as the country's top drug policy official, according to a ...

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The steps are being taken to boost the state's vaccine campaign. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • Pick up trucks and rifles will be offered through a lottery
  • Scholarships are being offered to those between the age of 12-25
  • Other US states have also announced awards for vaccine receivers