keep astride of (something)

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keep astride of (something)

To remain closely informed about something; to follow the developments of something or some situation. As a news correspondent for the region, it's my job to keep astride of any changes in the political landscape here. The boss likes to keep astride of all our projects, even down to the most mundane detail.
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The conference serves as an important platform for researchers, policy-makers, and healthcare providers to keep astride of the latest developments in the global biobanking sector." Medical practitioners, health and genomic researchers, and the public are encouraged to register for the conference.
Dr Asmaa al-Thani, board vice chairperson, Qatar Biobank and chairperson of Qatar Genome Programme Committee, said "the conference is an opportunity for everyone to learn about the incredible progress Qatar has made to move away from the 'one size fits all' approach to healthcare, with the aim of providing customised treatment for patients in the long-term." "The conference serves as an important platform for researchers, policy-makers, and healthcare providers to keep astride of the latest developments in the global biobanking sector." Medical practitioners, health and genomic researchers, and the public are encouraged to register for the conference.
We may at times dislike our environment and the world we live in because of situations out of our hands, but we must be progressive citizens, for it is the only way to keep astride.
This template, which was also influential in shaping the views of pro-Westerns in the Middle East, held to the belief that the crisis in Islam was due to the failure to renew the once advanced models for life in this area of the world, and due to the failure to keep astride with models based on Western values of democracy, citizenship, and human rights.
In order to keep astride with mushrooming new deluxe hotels within its close proximity, as well as heeding to customer's needs and requirements, major renovations are being planned for all the classic rooms.