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U.S. suspends 26 Chinese flights in response to China flight cancellations

The U.S. government said on Thursday it will suspend 26 China-bound flights from the United States by four Chinese carriers in response to the Chinese government's decision to suspend some U.S. carrier flights over COVID-19 cases.

Islamic Society of North America (ISNA) Convention Slated for 02-05 Sep 2022 In Chicago

CHICAGO - The Islamic Society of North America (ISNA) will be hosting its 59th Annual Convention in Chicago September 2-5, 2022. The Convention will take place during the Labor Day Weekend at Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, 5555 N River Road, Rosemont, IL 60018. The theme of the Convention is "Resilience, Hope, & Faith: With Hardship, Comes Ease." One of the attractions is the annual bazaar which is likely to feature over 550 vendors including clothing designers, booksellers, non-profit organizers and much more.

Salman Rushdie On Ventilator. Eye Lost. Liver Damaged. 'News Not Good,' His Agent Says

Salman Rushdie On Ventilator. Eye Lost. Liver Damaged. 'News Not Good,' His Agent Says

NEW YORK - The New York Times (NYT) reported that according to Rushdie's agent, Andrew Wylie, the Mumbai-born controversial author was on a ventilator and could not speak. "The news is not good. Salman will likely lose one eye, the nerves in his arm were severed and his liver was stabbed and damaged," Wylie said in a statement to NYT.

Author Salman Rushdie stabbed in neck on lecture stage in New York

CHAUTAUQUA, N.Y. (AP) — Salman Rushdie, the author whose writing led to death threats from Iran in the 1980s, was attacked and apparently stabbed in the neck Friday by a man who rushed the stage as he was about to give a lecture in western New York. An Associated Press reporter witnessed a man confront Rushdie on stage at the Chautauqua Institution and punch or stab him 10 to 15 times as he was being introduced. The 75-year-old author was pushed or fell to the floor, and the man was arrested.

Hundreds Gather to Celebrate YDS Chicago’s Guru Purnima

CHICAGO – Chicago based Yogi Divine Society (YDS Chicago) celebrated Guru Purnima that was attended by over 900 devotees and community prominents. The celebrations took place at the Jain Temple Auditorium in Bartlett on 23 July 2022. Jayesh Patel and CH Nanavati were the Master of the Ceremony.

United States Supreme Court strikes down New York restriction on guns

The United States Supreme Court has deemed unconstitutional a decades-old New York state law that requires gun owners to show “proper cause” to carry a concealed handgun for self-defence in public. The ruling says a law requiring a resident to show ‘proper cause’ to carry a concealed gun in public is unconstitutional.

PRODUCE MORE. CUT MARGINS: US Prez To Oil Refiners

United States President Joe Biden has called on oil refiners to produce more petrol and diesel, saying their high profit margins are hurting consumers. Biden made the appeal in a letter delivered on Wednesday to major refining companies, including Exxon Mobil, Chevron, Shell, and British Petroleum. 

US SEC chief unveils plans to overhaul Wall Street stock trading

The top United States securities regulator has unveiled a planned overhaul of Wall Street retail stock trading rules, aiming to boost competition for handling orders by commission-free brokerages to ensure mom-and-pop investors get the best price for trades.

Amidst Guru Jayanti Celebrations, YDS Announces New Temple In Chicago

Kanti N Patel PRO YDS stated that Guru Purnima Mahotsav will be celebrated with great pomp and show in Chicago on 9th and 10th of July 2022. Many dignitaries are expected to attend from all over the United States, Mr Kanti Patel, he added.

Dr Subhash Pandey’s New Discovery A ‘factory reset’ for anxiety cures, drinking behavior

CHICAGO - Gene editing may be a potential treatment for anxiety and alcohol use disorder in adults who were exposed to binge drinking in their adolescence, according to the results of Dr Subhash Pandey’s animal study published in the journal Science Advances. Dr Subhash Pandey, is the Joseph A. Flaherty Endowed Professor of Psychiatry and Director of the Center for Alcohol Research in Epigenetics at the University of Illinois in Chicago (UIC).

Hema Malini Triggers Floods Of Funds For ISKCON’s Naperville Temple

CHICAGO – Under the leadership of Advisory Committee headed by Ms Neelam Dwivedi,, the ISKCON Naperville raised over $500,000 at Ashyana’s glittering gala banquet that India’s iconic legend Ms Hema Malini presided. She was there at behest of Ms Sangita Kapoor. The 15 May 2022 fundraiser is to benefit Naperville–based new ISKCON Temple’s third phase construction.

U.S. winter storm leaves hundreds of thousands without power

Hundreds of thousands of homes and businesses were without power on Friday after a winter storm dumped sleet and heavy snow on a wide swath of the central United States this week, and more treacherous weather threatened parts of the Plains and New England.

Aafia Siddiqui, the Pak terrorist whose release was demanded by Texas hostage-taker

A gunman who held hostages inside a Texas synagogue on Saturday demanded the release of Aafia Siddiqui, the Pakistani neuroscientist serving an 86-year sentence for trying to kill American officers in Afghanistan.

U.S. reports nearly 1 mln COVID-19 cases in a day, setting global record

The United States reported nearly 1 million new coronavirus infections on Monday, the highest daily tally of any country in the world and nearly double the previous U.S. peak set a week ago as the spread of the Omicron variant showed no signs of slowing.

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