Monday, November 30, 2020

India, US friendship important amid Covid-19 pandemic, says Ivanka Trump

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Ivanka Trump during Global Entrepreneurship Summit that was held in India in 2019. (Twitter/Ivanka Trump)


Washington [US], November 30 (ANI):U S President Donald Trump's little girl Ivanka Trump on Monday talked about the "solid kinship" among India and the United States and furthermore shared on her Instagram a few photos of Prime Minister Narendra Modi from her visit to the nation three years prior.

"As the world keeps on engaging COVID-19, our nations' solid fellowship in advancing worldwide security, steadiness, and financial success is a higher priority than at any other time," Ivanka posted on Instagram reviewing her visit to the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES)in Hyderabad in November 2017.

Ivanka had driven a designation from the US to GES 2017, that united arising pioneers and 1600 agents from 160 nations. The occasion was co-facilitated by India and the US and themed 'Ladies First, Prosperity for All' and on supporting ladies business visionaries and encouraging monetary development.

Early this year, Ivanka showed up in India for a two-day visit going with her dad and other relatives. Donald Trump was in the nation for the Namaste Trump occasion in Ahmdedad. Ivanka and spouse Jared Kushner additionally visited Agra to see the Taj Mahal and she has recently posted a few pictures from that visit. (ANI)

'Selected will have to go', says Aseefa Bhutto-Zardari as she steps into active politics

Aseefa Bhutto-Zardari, youngest daughter of late Pakistan Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto, speaking at the Multan rally on Monday.



Multan [Pakistan], November 30: Aseefa Bhutto-Zardari, most youthful girl of late Pakistan Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto made her entrance into dynamic legislative issues with her lady public location on Monday in which she said that individuals of the nation had concluded that the "chose" government should be asked to take a hike. 

Aseefa was tending to a public gathering of the Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM), a 11-resistance partnership in Multan, the fifth force show by the gathering. 

She said that the general population has given its decision and the "chose should go now", Dawn detailed. 

Aseefa went to the meeting for her sibling Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari, who had prior tried Covid-19 positive. 

"I have come among you today when my sibling, your sibling, Chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari is experiencing Covid. I expectation that simply like you upheld the mother of majority rules system and the girl of the east, you will uphold Chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari on PDM's foundation. What's more, I guarantee that I will uphold Chairman Bilawal and you at each progression," Dawn cited Aseefa as saying. 

Talking on the ongoing captures of the Opposition laborers by the Imran Khan-drove government, Aseefa stated, "In the event that they figure we will be terrified of captures, it's their hallucination. On the off chance that they capture our siblings, each female laborer of PPP will venture outside to spare our siblings and the nation." 

During the assembly, PML-N Vice President Maryam Nawaz said she was "persuaded of the courage of Multan's kin" as she had been informed that the organization had wouldn't give authorization for a meeting, yet individuals had accumulated to hold one. 

She further said that Assefa and herself had gone to the meeting to battle for the privileges of the Pakistanis despite the fact that her grandma had died as of late. 

Maryam additionally hammered the public authority over the postponement in her getting the information on her grandma's end. 

"They realized that I didn't think about my grandma's demise. My family continued calling me yet couldn't contact me since telephone signals were suspended," she said. Maryam was in Peshawar to go to a PDM rally when her grandma died. 

Lashing out at Imran Khan's ongoing assertion on Opposition permitting the spread of Covid-19 disease, the PML-N pioneer stated, "This Covid-19 is canny. It doesn't spread in Jamaat-I-Islami's social affairs, it doesn't spread in government authorities' public gatherings. It doesn't enter social occasions of 300 individuals. It just spreads in resistance rallies." (ANI)

Centre ready to discuss all issues of farmers: Hardeep Singh Puri

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New Delhi [India], November 30: amidst progressing rancher fights three homesteads laws, Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Monday said the Center is eager to address all certified issues of the ranchers, which can be settled through discourse.

Addressing ANI today, Union Minister said the public authority is prepared to converse with the ranchers on each issue with an open heart.

"Our senior chiefs have welcomed ranchers for talks and are eager to address veritable issues. I solidly trust that all their veritable requests will be thought of and issues will be settled," Puri said.

He likewise said ranchers have been advised to move their dissent to the assigned spot in Burari ground and at whatever point there will be discussions, all the issues will be up for conversation.

Reacting to the ranchers' associations guarantee that the public authority was setting a condition for exchange and it was unrealistic to haggle thusly, Puri guaranteed that the strategies of the public authority were in light of a legitimate concern for the ranchers and there was no condition.

"Talks are constantly held without preconditions or assumptions. I truly trust that the priests will tune in to all their real requests, they will be thought of and whatever issues they have, it will be illuminated," Puri said.

It is important that consistent conversations are going on among top authority to build up a discourse with the fighting ranchers. The Prime Minister and the Home Minister have additionally spoke to the ranchers to pull out the development. (ANI)

Britain announces new tie-up with Japan firm after banning China's Huawei

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London [UK], November 30: The UK government on Monday reported another association with Japanese telecom firm NEC for 5G organization subsequent to forcing a prohibition on the Chinese telecom monster Huawei.

The British administrators "must quit introducing any Huawei gear" from September one year from now, a prior date than anticipated, the South China Morning Post cited Digital Secretary Oliver Dowden as saying.

"Today I am setting out a make way for the total expulsion of high-hazard sellers from our 5G organizations," Dowden said.

"This will be done through new and extraordinary forces to recognize and boycott telecom hardware which represents a danger to our public security. We are additionally distributing another system to ensure we are never again reliant on a small bunch of telecoms sellers for the smooth and secure running of our organizations," he added.

NEC is relied upon to convey a live 5G open radio access organization (RAN). It is another method of building telecom networks where parts from various providers can be utilized in a solitary versatile organization, inside the UK in 2021.

The choice is important for Downing Street's guide for the total evacuation of high-hazard merchant hardware from the UK's 5G organizations, close by another 250 million pound (USD 333 million) technique to expand the telecom market with plans for a National Telecoms Lab and preliminaries with NEC, the SCMP detailed.

Under the British government's 5G arrangement, homegrown telephone organizations won't have the option to purchase any new Huawei items after the finish of this current year. All current hardware made by the Shenzhen-based organization will be taken out from the 5G foundation by 2027.

One year from now, the UK will hold the administration of the Group of Seven countries, a stage it has expectations will extend to incorporate South Korea, India, and Australia. It has distinguished 5G innovation as a promising field for coordinated effort between the 10 vote based systems, or D10, South China Morning Post additionally detailed.

The British government chose to boycott Huawei in July in the midst of elevated strain with Beijing over the issue of Hong Kong and weight from Washington, which sees the firm as a security hazard. (ANI)

David Prowse died due to COVID-19, confirms daughter

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London [UK], November 30: David Prowse, who depicted the scoundrel character of Darth Vader in the first 'Star Wars' set of three, kicked the bucket due to Covid, his little girl said while honoring the British entertainer who died on Sunday.

Prowse, the English muscle head and entertainer who depicted the scoundrel character of Darth Vader in the first 'Star Wars' set of three, kicked the bucket at 85 years old, affirmed his administration on Sunday.

In a Twitter post, Prowse's administration organization Bowington Management affirmed that the entertainer kicked the bucket following a short ailment: "It's with incredible lament and awful bitterness for us and a large number of fans far and wide, to declare that our customer Dave Prowse MBE has died at 85 years old."

His little girl Rachel, 50, on Monday affirmed that the British entertainer had kicked the bucket due to Covid. The entertainer had been admitted to a London medical clinic with COVID-19 for recent weeks.

The Daily Mail cited Rachel as saying, "Unfortunately Covid limitations implied we didn't will see him and bid farewell. However, when we went to gather his stuff from the emergency clinic, the medical attendant said what a cool person he was."

"He may have looked very startling however as an individual he was a sweet, kind and liberal man. He truly was a delicate monster. Also, to us he was our father," she further said.

"He was quite an overwhelming character. He would have wanted to see himself moving on Twitter," she added.

She additionally affirmed that David had recently been determined to have Alzheimer's, the Daily Mail said.

As per The Hollywood Reporter, David was misdiagnosed with tuberculosis of the knee and compelled to wear a leg support for a very long time as an adolescent (it turned out he really had osteoarthritis). However he proceeded to seek the Mr Universe working out title in 1960 preceding catching the British weightlifting title three straight years running, from 1962 to 64 and at age 50, he was as yet ready to dead-lift 700 pounds. (ANI)

8 inmates killed, 50 others inmates and two prison officers injured in Mahara prison unrest in Sri Lanka

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Colombo [Sri Lanka], November 30 (ANI): At least eight detainees were slaughtered and 50 different detainees and two jail authorities were harmed when distress emitted at the Mahara jail here, said Colombo Page refering to police representative DIG Ajith Rohana. 

The jail authorities were constrained to utilize negligible power including shooting a few shots to control the circumstance, the police representative said. 

The distress broke out Sunday evening when a gathering of detainees at the Mahara Prison attempted to escape from the jail as another gathering of detainees was discovered to be contaminated with COVID-19, Colombo Page announced. 

Five police groups drove by Kelaniya SSP and Ragama OIC and furthermore Police Special Task Force were sent to help the jail officials to control the circumstance. 

A free request will be directed into the occurrence just as a request drove by the Ministry Secretary, Dr. Sudarshini Fernandopulle, State Minister of Prison Reforms and Prisoners Rehabilitation said in parliament with respect to the episode. 

Examinations with respect to the uproar in the Mahara jail will be given over to the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) to expose reality, she added. 

The complete number of affirmed COVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka has arrived at 23,484, the Johns Hopkins University and Medicine covered Monday. (ANI)

1 killed, 6 injured after Pak security forces opened fire at Pak-Afghan border

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Chaman [Pakistan], November 30: A man was killed and six other endured wounds following the open terminating by the Pakistan Frontier Corps (FC) on unarmed Pashtuns at Chaman-Spin Boldak (Afghanistan-Pakistan) fringe entryway zone on Sunday.

The Pashtuns merchants who crossed the outskirt by walking with their merchandise, and some fringe authorities traded hot words after the last prevented the previous from intersection the fringe, Dawn detailed refering to sources.

They said the fighting merchants accumulated at the Friendship Gate and encouraged the security work force to open the entryway. Upon refusal, the dealers began pelting the faculty with stones and consumed tires close to the entryway.

The circumstance turned brutal when a fighting merchant started shooting at the security faculty.

They restored the fire, leaving seven individuals, including two youngsters, harmed.

Sources said the harmed were hurried to Chaman's locale clinic, where one of them passed on during treatment.

While affirming the occurrence, Chaman's Assistant Commissioner Zakaullah Durrani said that four of the harmed had been moved to the ER of Quetta's Civil Hospital.

While denouncing the assault on the regular folks, Pashtun Tahafuz Movement (PTM) pioneer Mohsin Dawar found out if the individuals who assaulted the regular citizens will be indicted or not.

"Firmly censure FC's terminating on unarmed regular people in Chaman. Security powers keep on assaulting our kin barbarously. What laws permit the FC to start shooting at unarmed regular people? Will the FC work force who assaulted regular people be captured and indicted?" Mohsin Dawar tweeted. (ANI)

Officials shut down illegal party in Manhattan

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New York [US], November 30: Officials in New York City shut down an unlawful club in Manhattan in an infringement of the COVID-19 limitations.

"Agent Sheriffs shut down unlawful jug club @202 West 36th St, NY: 393+ individuals, infringement of crisis arranges, no alcohol permit, warehousing alcohol, 4 coordinators accused of offenses for correctional, wellbeing, liquor refreshment control laws and capture warrant," The New York City Sheriff's Office wrote in a tweet.

The New York Times revealed Sheriff Joseph Fucito as saying that his office has reacted to comparative social occasions around twice consistently for quite a long time, Individuals paid to go to the get-together throughout the end of the week and for liquor.

Notwithstanding progressively critical alerts from city authorities about social occasion inside during the Thanksgiving weekend and the colder time of year occasions, he said.

The seven-day normal test energy rate in New York City was 3.9 percent, Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Sunday, up from under 2 percent toward the start of the month. Around 720 individuals were hospitalized over the most recent seven days, as indicated by city information, while the normal throughout the previous a month was 555, New York Times additionally revealed.

Sheriff Fucito showed up at the structure at 202 West 36th Street around two squares north of Pennsylvania Station around 2:45 a.m. furthermore, discovered in excess of 393 individuals inside.

Individuals hosted paid to go to the gathering and for liquor administration, yet the coordinators didn't have an alcohol permit or grant to serve liquor, Sheriff Fucito added. (ANI)

Joe Biden expected to name Indian American Neera Tanden as budget chief

Indian-American Neera Tanden

Washington [US], November 30: US President-elect Joe Biden is relied upon to name top individuals from his financial group this week including Indian-American Neera Tanden as head of the Office of Management and Budget, New York Times detailed refering to individuals acquainted with the turn of events.

Biden is relied upon to name Cecilia Rouse, a Princeton work financial specialist, to run the Council of Economic Advisers, and Tanden, the CEO of the Center for American Progress, to lead the Office of Management and Budget, New York Times announced.

The declaration, which will likewise incorporate Biden's choice to name Janet L Yellen, the previous Federal Reserve seat, as Treasury secretary would possibly finish in a few ladies in top financial jobs, including the main Black lady to lead the Council of Economic Advisers and the primary Indian-American to lead the Office of Management and Budget, New York Times additionally detailed.

Biden's top financial helpers during his official mission, Jared Bernstein and Heather Boushey will likewise be named to the Council of Economic Advisers.

"President Biden's arrangements show that he is quadrupling down on his promise to working individuals and raising wages," said Jason Furman, a market analyst at Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government and the previous top of the Council of Economic Advisers under previous President Barack Obama.

Also, Biden is required to name Adewale Adeyemo, a senior global monetary consultant in the Obama organization, as Deputy Treasury Secretary.

Biden has picked a few ladies for a few key positions.

Then, a few ladies have been chosen for elevated level public security positions like Avril Haines, a possibility for CIA chief or head of public insight; Susan Rice, a competitor for secretary of State; and Michele Flournoy, for secretary of Defense.

Among the ones who will hold significant positions is Kamala Harris, who has been picked as the Vice-President. She is the principal lady, the main Black and the primary Indian-American to have been chosen for the VP post. (ANI)

Japan's Yokohama glitters with night shows ahead of Christmas celebrations

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Yokohama [Japan] November 30: Ahead of Christmas festivities, an enormous number of the two local people and worldwide sightseers are visiting the night scene in Japan's Yokohama city. 

A decked up vault sparkling at the focal point of the occasion site has been drawing thousands. Individuals state they are interested by the light shows being held at the site.

The city organization puts together the occasion as a team with the important structures.

The occasion, attributable to its gloriousness has increased gigantic foothold via web-based media and worldwide news and it is because of this that local people as well as individuals from over the globe need to appreciate the festivals.

Any individual who visits this scene can encounter lit creative articles and dynamic light execution.

The large arch sparkles followed by a synchronized illuminating of encompassing structures and a laser pillar streaks towards the sky.

The night see is acclaimed for an unmistakable sentimental spot of Yokohama.

Moreover YORUNOYO YOKOHAMA occasion improves the appeal of Yokohama.

The most perfect and glimmering site is at the Big Yokohama Bridge. It is a major X-mas present which is held until December 26. (ANI)

Senior Afghan National Army officer killed in mortar shelling in Badghis

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Kabul [Aghanistan], November 30: A mortar shell assault killed the head of staff of the third unit of the Afghan National Army, Abdul Basir Nuristani, in the north-western region of Badghis, a source told Sputnik on Monday.

"Nuristani was murdered by a mortar shell in Badghis region," the source said.

Another security source in the area said that eight other armed force staff members were harmed in the assault.

The Taliban asserted duty regarding the assault. (ANI/Sputnik)

Pakistan passes grim milestone of 8,000 COVID-19 deaths

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Islamabad [Pakistan], November 30: With 40 COVID-19-related passings over the most recent 24 hours Pakistan count of the pandemic fatalities leaped to 8,025 on Monday.

The absolute number of positive cases has flooded to 398,024.

Refering to information by National Command and Operation Center (NCOC), Dunya News revealed that 2,839 people tried positive for COVID-19 in the previous 24 hours.

Sindh remains the most exceedingly terrible hit area by the pandemic as far as cases followed by Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Balochistan. Punjab has overwhelmed Sindh in the most number of setbacks, Dunya News detailed.

There are 173,014 Covid cases in Sindh; 119,035 in Punjab; 47,190 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa; 17,158 in Balochistan; 30,123 in Islamabad; 6,855 in Pakistan-involved Kashmir and 4,649 in the involved Gilgit-Baltistan.

Besides, 2,991 people have lost their lives to the pandemic in Punjab 2,924 in Sindh, 1,368 in KP, 166 in Balochistan, 314 in Islamabad, 165 in Pakistan-involved Kashmir, and 97 in involved Gilgit-Baltistan. (ANI)

'James Bond' actor Sean Connery died due to heart failure, reveals death certificate

Late James Bond star Sean Connery



Washington [US], November 30: Nearly a month after the downfall of amazing James Bond entertainer Sean Connery, his passing authentication uncovers that he kicked the bucket in his rest from cardiovascular breakdown caused because of pneumonia and mature age. 

The passing authentication acquired by TMZ recommends that the late entertainer kicked the bucket from atrial fibrillation caused because of mature age and pneumonia. 

Atrial fibrillation is a fast and sporadic pulse that may prompt helpless blood stream. 

The 'Dr. No,' entertainer died at his habitation in the Bahamas on October 31 this year at 90 years old. 

As indicated by People magazine, it was accounted for recently that Connery's remains were to be dissipated in Scotland which turns out to be his nation of origin. (ANI)

India's coronavirus tally breaches 94-lakh mark

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New Delhi [India], November 30 (ANI): India's Covid count penetrated the 94-lakh mark after 38,772 new diseases revealed over the most recent 24 hours, as per the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare's information on Monday.

The general Covid cases arrived at 94,31,692 including 4,46,952 dynamic cases and 88,47,600 recuperations. With 443 new passings, the total cost mounted to 1,37,139.

As indicated by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), the absolute number of tests for COVID-19 directed in the nation arrived at 14,03,79,976, of these, 8,76,173 COVID-19 tests were done yesterday.

Today is the 23rd day when India detailed under 50,000 cases in a day. The last time day by day new cases passed the 50,000-boundary was on November 7.

On Sunday, the Union Health Ministry educated that the public recuperation rate remains at 93.71 percent.

It additionally said that India keeps on having probably the most reduced passing per million populace internationally (as of now 99). (ANI)

Ambassador Abhay Kumar's proposal of inscribing Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam at UNGA and common Earth Anthem finds support

Ambassador Abhay Kumar and Union Minister Smirti Zubin Irani at a webinar organised by the Alumni Association of Jawaharlal Nehru University.



Antananarivo [Madagascar], November 30 (ANI): 'Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam', which implies the entire world is a family, and comes from Maha Upanishad, should be recorded in the premises of the United Nations General Assembly where the world chiefs accumulate in September consistently so they can comprehend the center message of Indian Civilisation that considers the to be world as a family, said Ambassador to Madagascar Abhay Kumar on Sunday. 

Diplomat Abhay Kumar was talking at an online course coordinated by the Alumni Association of Jawaharlal Nehru University on the function of Language, Literature and Culture for Aatmanirbhar Bharat ( Self Reliant India), which was gone to by Smriti Zubin Irani, the Minister of Textiles, Women and Child Development as the central visitor. 

He additionally suggested that a draft goal ought to likewise be presented at UNGA for a typical Earth Anthem as our planet doesn't have a song of praise while even colleges and football crews have their own hymns. He added that the thought for a typical Earth Anthem radiates from the way of thinking of Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam. 

He likewise proposed the foundation of a National Poetry Library in India which could turn into a middle for gathering verse distributed in all dialects of India and making an interpretation of them into unknown dialects to take Indian verse and writing to the world. 

Diplomat Kumar additionally mentioned that crafted by contemporary Indian artists should be advanced by empowering notable characters in Indian entertainment world and governmental issues to peruse contemporary verse. 

Pastor Irani invited these significant recommendations and proposed that the Indian Council of Cultural Relations (ICCR) could take up these plans to their obvious end result. 

"At the point when we talk today about Self Reliance or Atmanirbharta, individuals take a gander at it from the point of assembling in any case if genuinely a country must act naturally dependent, that independence won't be restricted to assembling measures, business thoughts or speculations alone, confidence discovers its establishment in the comprehensive ascent of residents who know about their civilisational qualities and qualities," she said. 

"Today Ambassador Abhay Kumar talked about the need to put out an establishment committed to verse and as I tuned in to him I needed to advise him that he is a piece of an assistance that can really use the ICCR and I'm cheerful that all the proclamation she has made on this stage today will discover backing and home under the aegis of the ICCR," she added. 

Different speakers at the occasion included Prof. Kapil Kapoor, Prof. Dhananjay Singh, Prof. Rana P. Singh, Sandeep Mahapatra. Books of Shubha Sarma and Padampani Bora were additionally delivered on this event by the Minister. The occasion was communicated live and was gone to by JNU graduated class over the globe. (ANI)

Chinese official tweets doctored image of alleged Australian war crime in Afghanistan, Morrison demands apology




Canberra [Australia], November 30: In a sharp acceleration of a question among China and Australia, Chinese unfamiliar service on Monday shared a 'doctored picture' of a supposed Australian atrocity in Afghanistan.

This went poorly with Australia, which in a sharp reprimand, said that the Chinese government should be absolutely embarrassed about the 'really hostile' post, The Sydney Morning Herald revealed.

Chinese unfamiliar service representative Zhao Lijian shared the picture on his Twitter handle Monday morning in which an uncommon powers fighter is seen cutting the throat of an Afghan kid with a blade and its head enveloped by an Australian banner. "Try not to be apprehensive we are coming to bring you harmony," the picture states.

China's Foreign Ministry representative Zhao Lijian tweeted that he was stunned by the homicide of Afghan regular citizens and detainees by Australian officers.

"We unequivocally censure such acts and call for considering them responsible," he said.

The outline was made by Wuheqilin, a so called Chinese "wolf champion" craftsman, who came to conspicuousness for his supportive of Beijing representations during the Hong Kong fights a year ago, the Herald additionally revealed.

In his most grounded remarks against the Chinese government since he became Prime Minister, Morrison said that the post reduces China on the planet's eyes and requested a conciliatory sentiment from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

"The Chinese government should be absolutely embarrassed about this post. It reduces them on the planet's eyes," he said.

"It is a totally ridiculous and appalling slur. Australia is looking for an expression of remorse from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and we are looking for it be eliminated from Twitter," he was cited by the Herald.

The post comes when Australia is confronting analysis after the public authority started Brereton report discovered Australian uncommon powers officers purportedly dedicated 39 killings in Afghanistan.

The Chinese Communist Party a week ago condemned Australia over the post.

"These reports highlight the false reverence of some western nations who like to view themselves as watchmen of basic liberties and opportunity," Zhao had said.

Canberra has been secured a continuous exchange battle with Beijing for a very long time, which has seen China slap authorizes on different Australian items.

China has informally restricted Australian imports of coal, sugar, grain, lobsters, wine, copper and log wood since the beginning of November. It has likewise forced enemy of unloading obligations on grain recently.

Beijing has additionally suspended hamburger imports from five significant meat handling plants in Queensland and New South Wales in May.

The connection between the two nations has decayed after Australia pushed for a global investigation into the inceptions of the Covid in April without speaking with Beijing, broadening breaks in the relationship that had been developing since Canberra restricted China's Huawei Technologies Co. from helping manufacture its 5G media communications network two years prior.

China additionally is by all accounts angered by the Australian investment in the Malabar maritime exercise recently. (ANI)

President Kovind, PM Modi greet citizens on Guru Nanak Jayanti

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New Delhi [India], November 30: President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday honored the organizer of Sikhism Guru Nanak Dev and wished residents on his 551st birth commemoration.

Taking to Twitter, the President said that Guru Nanak Dev demonstrated individuals the way of solidarity, congruity, brotherhood, comity, and administration, and gave a monetary way of thinking to understand a way of life dependent on difficult work, trustworthiness, and sense of pride.

"Welcome to all countrymen, particularly to our Sikh siblings and sisters in India and abroad, on the birth commemoration of Guru Nanak Dev Ji. On this holy event, let us resolve to act in a way to copy his lessons," the President tweeted.

"Master Nanak Dev Ji demonstrated individuals the way of solidarity, agreement, society, comity and administration, and gave a financial way of thinking to understand a way of life dependent on difficult work, trustworthiness and dignity. His life and lessons are motivation for all people," he said in another tweet.

The Prime Minister implored that the Sikh Guru's musings continue spurring individuals to serve society and guarantee a superior planet.

"I bow to Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji on his Parkash Purab. May his contemplations continue propelling us to serve society and guarantee a superior planet," he tweeted.

Prior on Sunday, the Prime Minister on Sunday stretched out welcome to individuals just before the birth commemoration of the principal Sikh Guru.

"Tomorrow we will commend the birthday of Guru Nanak Dev Ji. His impact is unmistakably noticeable in the whole world. From Vancouver to Wellington, from Singapore to South Africa, his message resounds all over," Prime Minister Modi said while tending to the country in the 71st release of his month to month radio program 'Mann Ki Baat'.

"...I feel that I have uncommon endowments of Guru Sahib as I have consistently been related with all exercises associated with him. Furthermore, I feel profoundly obligated that Guru Sahib acknowledged my administrations. A year ago, the kickoff of Kartarpur Sahib Corridor was memorable," he said.

Fans offered petitions at Harmandir Sahib (Golden Temple) in Amritsar on the event of 551st birth commemoration of Guru Nanak Dev today.

Master Nanak Jayanti, otherwise called Guru Nanak Gurpurab, commends the introduction of the main Sikh Guru and is viewed as one of the most consecrated celebrations among Sikhs.

The day is commended on the full moon day of the Kartik month according to the Hindu schedule. It is additionally set apart as Kartik Poornima. (ANI)

Brazil surpasses 6.3 million COVID-19 cases

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Brasilia [Brazil], November 30: Brazil enrolled 24,468 new cases and 272 additional passings over the most recent 24 hours, bringing its public caseload to 6,314,740 and loss of life to 172,833, the Health Ministry announced Sunday.

The figures delivered on Sunday were inadequate, as reports on the two passings and cases were eased back down because of it being the end of the week just as the holding of races in 57 districts.

On Sunday, city decisions were completed under severe wellbeing safety efforts with all electors needed to utilize veils and notice social separating.

Brazil has the third-biggest caseload on the planet, after the United States and India, and the second-most noteworthy loss of life from the illness, after the United States. (ANI/Xinhua)

7 dead, nearly dozen injured in road accident in Northwestern Peru

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Lima [Peru], November 30: At least seven individuals passed on and another 11 were harmed in a street mishap in Peru's Pataz Province, the Peruvian Exitosa Radio reports.

The street mishap happened on Sunday morning on the Chagual-Pataz course, when a van carting 18 individuals fell away a bluff in the northwestern La Libertad locale.

The harmed were taken to a neighborhood medical clinic.

An examination concerning the reason for the mishap is in progress. As per Peruvian media reports, one of the potential reasons for the mishap could be crowding of the vehicle. (ANI)

New York Public schools to reopen starting December 7





New Delhi [India], November 30: India is set to have the nineteenth gathering of the SCO Council of Heads of Government in a virtual configuration on Monday, which will be led by Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, the Ministry of External Affairs has said.

This is the first occasion when that a Summit-level Meeting will be held under India's Chairmanship since it increased full participation of the association in 2017, MEA said in an articulation.

The Prime Ministers from the SCO Member States of Russia, China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan will go to the SCO meeting.

Pakistan will be spoken to by the Parliamentary Secretary for Foreign Affairs. Aside from the SCO Member States, the four Observer States of SCO will likewise partake including the President of Afghanistan, the First Vice President of Iran, the Prime Minister of Belarus, and the Deputy Prime Minister of Mongolia.

Turkmenistan has been welcomed as a Special Guest of the Host and will be spoken to by the Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers. The two collections of SCO will be spoken to by the SCO Secretary-General and the Executive Director of the SCO Regional Anti Terrorist Structure (RATS). The Chairmen of the SCO Business Council and the SCO Interbank Association will likewise be available.

" India thinks about the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) as a significant local association to advance participation in the zones of harmony, security, exchange, economy, and culture. India is focused on extending our participation with SCO by playing a proactive, positive, and useful function in the association," the assertion said.

India expected the Chairmanship of the SCO Council of Heads of Government on November 2, 2019, according to revolution from the past Chair - Uzbekistan and will finish its year-long residency on November 30, 2020, by facilitating the nineteenth meeting of the SCO Council of Heads of Government (CHG).

Over the span of our Chairmanship of the SCO Council of Heads of Government in 2020, India has especially centered around making three new mainstays of participation: Startups and Innovation, Science and Technology, and Traditional Medicine and furthermore proposed numerous other solid activities. India has offered to make and Chair another Special Working Group on Startups and Innovation and to set up another Expert Working Group on Cooperation in Traditional Medicine.

India has likewise coordinated in the virtual organization, the first-historically speaking SCO Young Scientists Conclave(24-28 Nov) in which in excess of 200 youthful researchers took an interest, the first-since forever Consortium of SCO Economic Think Tanks (Aug 20-21), and the first-historically speaking SCO Startup Forum (Oct 27). In the B2B design, FICCI has met the main SCO Business Conclave (Nov 23) with unique accentuation on Cooperation in MSMEs through the public parts of the SCO Business Council.

In this year, India has additionally facilitated the gathering of SCO Ministers answerable for External Economy and Foreign Trade on October 28 and the gathering of SCO Ministers for Justice on sixteenth October in the video-meeting design.

On the social philanthropic side, India has actualized PM's declarations made at the Bishkek Summit at the SCO Heads of State in 2019. They include: facilitating the first-since forever SCO Digital Exhibition on Shared Buddhist Heritage by the National Museum, which will be initiated on November 30, and the interpretation of 10 works of art of Indian territorial writing into Russian and Chinese dialects. India has likewise proposed to have the SCO Food Festival in 2021.

"By Chairing the nineteenth gathering of the SCO Council of Heads of Government on November 30, India would like to additionally reinforce more prominent exchange, financial and social participation inside SCO by putting people at the focal point of SCO exercises and to cultivate more noteworthy harmony and thriving in the area. We trust that India's drives won't just be useful for the SCO Member States in conquering the financial difficulties presented by the COVID-19 pandemic yet will likewise flag our proceeded with responsibility to reinforcing the association," the assertion said.

The Summit will end with the selection of the Joint Communique under the Chairmanship of the Vice President of India. (ANI)

Biden-Harris announce all-women White House communications team

Photo Credit: Biden-Harris presidential transition Twitter account

Washington DC [US], November 30: US President-elect Joe Biden has selected an all-female White House correspondences group, picking previous Barack Obama organization's State Department representative Jen Psaki as his White House press secretary, Biden-Harris' change group made the declaration on Sunday.

"I am pleased to declare today the main senior White House interchanges group contained totally of ladies. These certified, experienced communicators carry assorted points of view to their work and a common duty to building this nation back better," Biden said.

"...These interchanges experts express our promise to building a White House that mirrors the absolute best of our country," said Vice President-elect Kamala Harris.

Biden's interchanges group will be driven by Kate Bedingfield, who will fill in as the White House Communications Director. Bedingfield has filled in as Deputy Campaign Manager and Communications Director for the Biden-Harris Campaign.

"I'm unspeakably glad to have the occasion to fill in as White House Communications Director for @joebiden," Bedingfield tweeted.

She has filled in as Communications Director for Vice President Biden and as Associate Communications Director, Deputy Director of Media Affairs, and the Director of Response in the Obama-Biden White House.

Jen Psaki, who has been decided for the part of White House Press Secretary, presently manages the affirmations group for the Biden-Harris Transition.

"Respected to turn out again for Joe Biden, a man I chipped away at benefit of during the Obama-Biden Admin as he helped lead the monetary recuperation, reconstructed our associations with accomplices (ends up great practice) and infused compassion and humankind into practically every gathering I sat in," Psaki tweeted.

During the Obama-Biden organization, Psaki held a few senior jobs, including White House Communications Director and State Department Spokesperson under then-Secretary of State John Kerry.

In spite of the fact that political decision authorities in milestone states have just confirmed Biden's triumph, in any case, US President Donald Trump keeps on scrutinizing the authenticity of his success, charging misrepresentation and inappropriateness in the races.

Additionally, Trump has looked for describes in a few states. In addition, claims have been recorded in states and government courts, saying just lawful votes should be checked and illicit votes should be disposed of. (ANI)

India to host SCO Heads of Government meet today

Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) summit in Qingdao, Shandong Province, China June 10, 2018. (Photo Credit: REUTERS)

New Delhi [India], November 30: India is set to have the nineteenth gathering of the SCO Council of Heads of Government in a virtual configuration on Monday, which will be led by Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, the Ministry of External Affairs has said.

This is the first occasion when that a Summit-level Meeting will be held under India's Chairmanship since it increased full participation of the association in 2017, MEA said in an articulation.

The Prime Ministers from the SCO Member States of Russia, China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan will go to the SCO meeting.

Pakistan will be spoken to by the Parliamentary Secretary for Foreign Affairs. Aside from the SCO Member States, the four Observer States of SCO will likewise partake including the President of Afghanistan, the First Vice President of Iran, the Prime Minister of Belarus, and the Deputy Prime Minister of Mongolia.

Turkmenistan has been welcomed as a Special Guest of the Host and will be spoken to by the Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers. The two collections of SCO will be spoken to by the SCO Secretary-General and the Executive Director of the SCO Regional Anti Terrorist Structure (RATS). The Chairmen of the SCO Business Council and the SCO Interbank Association will likewise be available.

" India thinks about the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) as a significant local association to advance participation in the zones of harmony, security, exchange, economy, and culture. India is focused on extending our participation with SCO by playing a proactive, positive, and useful function in the association," the assertion said.

India expected the Chairmanship of the SCO Council of Heads of Government on November 2, 2019, according to revolution from the past Chair - Uzbekistan and will finish its year-long residency on November 30, 2020, by facilitating the nineteenth meeting of the SCO Council of Heads of Government (CHG).

Over the span of our Chairmanship of the SCO Council of Heads of Government in 2020, India has especially centered around making three new mainstays of participation: Startups and Innovation, Science and Technology, and Traditional Medicine and furthermore proposed numerous other solid activities. India has offered to make and Chair another Special Working Group on Startups and Innovation and to set up another Expert Working Group on Cooperation in Traditional Medicine.

India has likewise coordinated in the virtual organization, the first-historically speaking SCO Young Scientists Conclave(24-28 Nov) in which in excess of 200 youthful researchers took an interest, the first-since forever Consortium of SCO Economic Think Tanks (Aug 20-21), and the first-historically speaking SCO Startup Forum (Oct 27). In the B2B design, FICCI has met the main SCO Business Conclave (Nov 23) with unique accentuation on Cooperation in MSMEs through the public parts of the SCO Business Council.

In this year, India has additionally facilitated the gathering of SCO Ministers answerable for External Economy and Foreign Trade on October 28 and the gathering of SCO Ministers for Justice on sixteenth October in the video-meeting design.

On the social philanthropic side, India has actualized PM's declarations made at the Bishkek Summit at the SCO Heads of State in 2019. They include: facilitating the first-since forever SCO Digital Exhibition on Shared Buddhist Heritage by the National Museum, which will be initiated on November 30, and the interpretation of 10 works of art of Indian territorial writing into Russian and Chinese dialects. India has likewise proposed to have the SCO Food Festival in 2021.

"By Chairing the nineteenth gathering of the SCO Council of Heads of Government on November 30, India would like to additionally reinforce more prominent exchange, financial and social participation inside SCO by putting people at the focal point of SCO exercises and to cultivate more noteworthy harmony and thriving in the area. We trust that India's drives won't just be useful for the SCO Member States in conquering the financial difficulties presented by the COVID-19 pandemic yet will likewise flag our proceeded with responsibility to reinforcing the association," the assertion said.

The Summit will end with the selection of the Joint Communique under the Chairmanship of the Vice President of India. (ANI)

Agri sector made positive contribution in GDP, reconsider farm laws, Gehlot writes to PM Modi

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot (File Photo/ANI)

Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], November 30: Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Sunday composed a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, requesting to reexamine the three new ranch laws, against which ranchers are organizing fights.

The main priest said that when the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) development rate shrunk by 7.5 percent in the Q2 of the monetary year 2020-21, the farming area developed by 3.4 percent. "The PM ought to rethink the laws in light of a legitimate concern for the ranchers and for assurance of popularity based qualities," Gehlot said in the letter.

He included that November 26, when the nation was observing Constitution Day, the ranchers were hit by sticks and water splashes. "The focal government ought to promptly resolve the ranchers' issues by tuning in to their requests. The ranchers have inundated the place that is known for the nation with their blood and sweat."

The Congress chief said the Center got the laws with no conversation with the ranchers and specialists while likewise overlooking the requests by resistance groups in Parliament to send the Bills to a select council.

These Acts don't make reference to least help value (MSP), which has prompted doubt among ranchers, Gehlot added.

He further said that with the usage of these laws, the ranchers will get reliant on private players as it were.

Gehlot additionally educated Modi of the changes made by the state in the three laws to "ensure the interest of the ranchers".

The ranchers fighting at different spots in Delhi verges on Sunday dismissed the focal government's proposal to hold talks, saying that forcing "conditions for beginning an exchange is an affront to them".

"There was a proposal from the focal government for an arrangement to determine our issue. We have chosen not to acknowledge the proposition on the grounds that there was a condition in it, asking the ranchers crouching on streets to move to Burari. We can't acknowledge this interest. The condition set forward for talks is an affront to ranchers," said Surjeet Singh Phul, Punjab State President of Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU), while tending to media on Singhu fringe (Delhi-Haryana) on Sunday evening. (ANI)

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