“While” in the news

Example collocations

area while housing
short while later
text while text
use while submerged
use while surfaced

Publications and example sentences

The Economist
· Viral marketing: Indonesia’s president has a new rival  
Jokowi had not been hectored in that way for a while.  Copy example sentence
The Age
· 'Bigger, stronger, fitter': Eels coach praise for Gutherson  
According to Arthur, Gutherson has been able to cope playing at 97kg - five kilos heavier than last year - while he has also worked around the clock on his captaincy qualities.  Copy example sentence
Financial Express
· CBSE alert! Class 10, 12 students with special needs availing scribe facility can skip exams  
While the Class 12 exams will be conducted across the country, the Class 10 exams are only pending in North East Delhi.  Copy example sentence
The China Post
· Armed bystanders watch Floyd protesters march in Indiana  
The protest on Monday drew dozens of demonstrators against the killing of George Floyd, a 46-year-old black man who died May 25 after pleading for air while a white Minneapolis police officer pressed his knee into Floyd’s neck.  Copy example sentence
BBC Sport
· BBC NI's Sport Re-Run to document Ireland's hockey fairytale which may not be finished  
Sunday's Sport Re-Run programme will be available on the BBC iPlayer and BBC Sport website from Monday while the 2015 Men's EuroHockey 3/4 place game between Ireland and England will be also be available on the BBC iPlayer  Copy example sentence
The China Post
· George Floyd’s death an American tragedy with global echoes  
Since his death while being detained by Minneapolis police last week, Floyd’s face has been painted on walls from Nairobi, Kenya to Idlib, Syria.  Copy example sentence
Financial Express
· DCB Bank Fixed Deposit: Online FD with free life insurance cover - Check details  
While debt mutual funds and equity markets are looking volatile, the bank FD remains a safe place to park funds till the prevailing uncertainty due to COVID-19 subsides.  Copy example sentence
Seeking Alpha
· Pembina Pipeline: Well-Positioned For Current Climate And May Offer Potential  
While Pembina Pipeline appears to have reasonably safe flows, this fear could easily extend to it and make it difficult for the company to refinance a large amount of debt in a given year.  Copy example sentence
The Age
· 'Football needs a home': FFA to lobby government for new base  
The state's two football associations, Football NSW and Northern NSW Football are leading the charge to secure funds for grassroots facilities, while FFA is eager to secure a permanent headquarters for football in the game's largest state, home to almost 380,000 registered players.  Copy example sentence
The Guardian
· Neil Tennant on West End Girls: 'It's about sex and escape. It's paranoid'  
It took David Bowie quite a while to actually get a proper hit, and finally Jean Genie goes to No 2.  Copy example sentence