“Rank” in the news

Example collocations

highest rank
rank of captain
rank of colonel
rank of lieutenant
rank of major

Publications and example sentences

· Mexico's president says country could lose 1 million jobs  
With more than 22,000 deaths and 347,000 cases, Brazil ranks second in the world after the United States, according to an NBC News tally.
Malay Mail
· Georgian tennis star Basilashvili charged with assaulting ex-wife  
TBILISI, May 25 — Georgian tennis star Nikoloz Basilashvili, ranked 27th in the world, was charged yesterday with physically assaulting his ex-wife, prosecutors said.
The Age
· The world's most followed stock index is set for a drastic makeover  
Removal of 30 companies would surpass the annual average over the last three decades and rank with some of the busiest years.
· Rich, but household debt is growing: A time bomb for South Korea?  
This was higher than the youth jobless rates in countries whose per capita GDP ranked behind South Korea, including Mexico (6.9 per cent) and the Czech Republic (6.7 per cent).
Seeking Alpha
· Facebook's Announcement Is A Long-Planned Head-On Attack On Amazon  
(Source: Top 10 US companies, ranked by retail e-commerce)
The Independent
· Dominic Cummings: Conservatives MPs from 'blue wall' seats tell Boris Johnson to launch inquiry  
The prime minister had earlier come under mounting pressure to sack Mr Cummings after a series of Tory MPs broke ranks to suggest he had to go.
The New York Times
· The Coronavirus Doesn't Mean We Can Forget Our Promise to Veterans  
As the number of deaths in their ranks continues to rise, we need to revisit our enduring commitment to their care.