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Protests demanding police reform held in NY

New York, Policenama Online - Thousands of people took to the streets across New York in several peaceful marches to protest against police brutality and to ask for changes in the department, which have already begun in the state with the…

NY allows pools, playgrounds to reopen

New York, Policenama Online - The US state of New York is allowing cities and counties to open public pools and playgrounds at their discretion while following state guidance, Governor Andrew Cuomo said. Local governments "have to use their…

NYC lifts curfew after peaceful protests

New York, Policenama Online -  New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has lifted the city's curfew, a day earlier than he had previously decided to as protests have turned predominantly peaceful in recent days."We are lifting the curfew,…

Indian-American community leader dies of COVID-19

New York, Policenama Online -  Indian-American community leader Ramesh Patel, who was a moving force behind the New York City's India Day Parade, has died of COVID-19, according to the Global Organization of People of Indian Origin (GOPIO).…