Wednesday, December 23, 2020

Belarus reports 1,922 new COVID-19 cases

Representative Image

Minsk [Belarus], December 23: Belarus revealed 1,922 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday taking the complete tally to 179,196, as indicated by the nation's wellbeing service. 

There have been 2,272 additional recuperations in the previous 24 hours taking the all out to 157,079. 

The service said 1,349 individuals have passed on of the sickness in the nation including eight in the course of recent hours. 

As of Wednesday, 3,827,451 tests for Covid have been directed the nation over, including 24,333 in the course of recent hours, as indicated by authentic figures. (ANI/Xinhua)

Facebook to offer more security features in 2021

Representative Image

Washington [US], December 23: Social media goliath Facebook said it will begin permitting clients to get ready actual security keys as an approach to affirm their personality prior to signing into the interpersonal organization's portable application, starting one year from now. 

As indicated by Mashable, the Mark Zuckerberg-possessed organization is presently offering a decision to utilize an equipment security key to associate with one's PC before each sign in. The clients could buy an equipment key through retailers, and register with Facebook, the web-based media goliath stated, affirming a prior report by Axios. 

The world's greatest informal organization said it additionally expects to amplify 'Facebook Protect', that is, its own security program for prominent records for instance political decision candidates, to more sorts of records universally one year from now. 

By and by accessible in the US, Facebook Protect offers a methods for legislators, government offices, and political race faculty to set up extra wellbeing arrangements, for example, two-factor verification and continuous following for potential hacking dangers. 

"Agitators are attempting to focus on the web-based media resources of noticeable voices. Because you're not a CEO or a political up-and-comer doesn't mean you're not a noticeable individual in your field and an objective," said Facebook's head of security strategy Nathaniel Gleicher, while addressing Axios-detailed Mashable. 

"Our proposal is that you need to secure records in light of the fact that each undermined resource can turn into an apparatus that is utilized by agitators for more prominent mischief - a lot more noteworthy - a while later, notwithstanding making quick damage individuals," he included his explanation. (ANI)

PM Modi says affordable, quality education important focus area for government

Prime Minister Narendra Modi

New Delhi [India], December 23: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said that the choice of association bureau on post-matric grant will guarantee more noteworthy instructive admittance to adolescents having a place with Scheduled Caste (SC) people group. 

He said in a tweet that guaranteeing top quality and reasonable training to youth is a significant center territory for the public authority. 

"The present Cabinet choice on post-matric grant will guarantee more noteworthy instructive admittance to youths having a place with SC people group. Guaranteeing top quality and reasonable training to our childhood is a significant center zone for our Government," he said. 

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs on Wednesday affirmed changes in the halfway supported 'Present Matric Scholarship on understudies having a place with Scheduled Castes (PMS-SC)' to profit in excess of four crore SC understudies in the following five years so they can effectively finish their advanced education. 

The Cabinet affirmed a complete venture of Rs 59,048 crore of which Central Government would spend Rs 35,534 crore and the equilibrium would be spent by the state governments. This replaces the current 'submitted risk' framework and brings more noteworthy inclusion of the focal government in this plan. 

The post-Matric Scholarship Scheme for Scheduled Castes permits understudies to seek after any post-matric course beginning from class 11 with the public authority meeting the expense of training. 

As indicated by an official delivery, the focal point of the plan would be on enlisting most unfortunate understudies, ideal installments, extensive responsibility, constant observing and complete straightforwardness. 

It said a mission will be dispatched to enlist the understudies from the least fortunate family units passing the tenth norm in their preferred advanced education courses. 

"It is assessed that 1.36 crore such least fortunate understudies, who are as of now not proceeding with their schooling past tenth principles would be brought into the advanced education framework in the following five years," the delivery said. (ANI)

Pfizer, BioNTech to deliver extra 100million doses of Covid-19 vaccine to US

Representative Image

New York [US], December 23: Pharmaceutical Companies Pfizer and BioNTech reported on Wednesday that they would convey an additional 100 millions portions of their Covid-19 antibody to the United States. 

"Pfizer Inc. also, BioNTech SE today declared a second concurrence with the US government to supply an extra 100 million dosages of the organizations' Covid-19 immunization from creation offices in the US. This arrangement carries the absolute number of portions to be conveyed to the U.S. to 200 million. The organizations hope to convey the full 200 million portions to Operation Warp Speed by July 31, 2021," Pfizer said in an official statement. 

Albert Bourla, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Pfizer said with extra dosages, the US will have the option to ensure more people in the midst of the pandemic. "With these 100 million extra portions, the United States will have the option to secure more people and ideally end this overwhelming pandemic all the more immediately," said Bourla. 

"We anticipate proceeding with our work with the U.S. government and medical services suppliers around the nation," he added. As indicated by the assertion, the US government will pay USD 1.95 billion for an additional 100 million portions. 

Under the conditions of the subsequent arrangement, the organizations will convey in any event 70 million of the extra portions by June 30, 2021, with the leftover 30 million dosages to be conveyed no later than July 31, 2021. 

The public authority likewise has the choice to secure up to an extra 400 million dosages of the Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccine. 

The Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine has not been endorsed or authorized by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), yet has been approved for crisis use by FDA under an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA). (ANI)

Union Cabinet approves revised air services agreement with Philippines, Afghanistan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi

New Delhi [India], December 23: The Union Cabinet has given its endorsement for consenting to modified air administrations arrangement with Philippines and Afghanistan. 

The arrangements can possibly spike more prominent exchange, venture, the travel industry and social trades, Ministry of Civil Aviation said in two separate deliveries. 

It said the modified air administrations understanding means a significant milestone in the common flight relations among India and Philippines and India and Afghanistan. 

The choice was taken at a bureau meeting led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. (ANI)

India conducts successful maiden launch of Army version of MRSAM

Maiden launch of Medium Range Surface to Air Missile off the Coast of Odisha. (Photo: DRDO Twiitter)

Chandipur (Odisha) [India], December 23: Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO) accomplished a significant achievement on Wednesday with the lady dispatch of Medium Range Surface to Air Missile (MRSAM), Army Version, from Integrated Test Range, Chandipur, off the bank of Odisha. 

The dispatch was led around 4 pm and the rocket totally wrecked a rapid automated flying objective which was impersonating an airplane with an immediate hit. 

Armed force rendition of MRSAM is a surface to Air Missile grew mutually by DRDO and IAI, Israel, for utilization of Indian Army. 

A DRDO discharge said MRSAM Army weapon framework involves the garrison, multi-work radar and versatile launcher framework. The total Fire Unit was utilized during the dispatch in the deliverable design. 

Various reach instruments, for example, radar, telemetry and electro-optical global positioning framework were sent and caught the total mission information, approving the weapon framework execution including the demolition of the objective. 

Guard Minister Rajnath Singh praised the endeavors of DRDO and related colleagues associated with the mission and said that India has achieved a significant level of capacity in the indigenous plan and improvement of cutting edge weapon frameworks. 

DRDO Chairman Dr G Satheesh Reddy likewise complimented the DRDO people group for effectively showing the presentation of the MRSAM Army weapon framework and enrolling direct objective hit in its lady dispatch. 

He additionally commended the endeavors of the whole group in understanding the framework inside record time and meeting the submitted plan. (ANI)

Japan puts temporary ban on arrival of foreign nationals over new coronavirus strain

Representative Image

Tokyo [Japan], December 23: In view of the threat posed by the spread of a new variant of the coronavirus, Japan on Wednesday has decided to tighten entry restrictions on travellers from the United Kingdom.

Beginning Thursday, Japan will temporarily ban new arrivals of foreign nationals coming for purposes such as business or study, Kyodo News reported citing the country's Chief Cabinet Secretary Katsunobu Kato. The existing foreign residents, however, will still be allowed to enter, added Cabinet Secretary Kato.

Also from Thursday, the government will suspend an exemption from 14-day quarantine for Japanese nationals and foreign residents returning from short-term business trips of no longer than seven days to UK, Kyodo News reported.

Informing about the flight restrictions, Kato said Japanese nationals arriving from UK from Sunday will be required to take virus tests within 72 hours before departure and submit the results upon arrival.

"We have decided to swiftly take action to thoroughly prevent the spread of the virus within Japan and make people feel safe," Kato said.

Several countries have imposed restrictions on travel from UK following the discovery of the more transmissible strain of Covid-19, which has been reported to have caused a spike in infections in London and southeast England.

The total number of coronavirus cases in Japan stood at 203,732 with 2,897 deaths on Wednesday, according to Johns Hopkins University. (ANI)

NHRC issues notice to Centre, states, UTs on fluorosis cases across India

Representative Image

New Delhi [India], December 23: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Wednesday gave notice to the Center, states, and Union Territories over fluorosis cases the nation over. 

The commission looked for point by point reports from the secretary, Department of Science and Technology, Government of India; and secretaries of the Ministry of Water Resources and state and UT Water Resources Department with a period bound intend to take out fluoride from the sullied drinking water. It likewise mentioned the chief general, Indian Council of Medical Research, and chief general, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, to present a report, expressing the ways for expulsion of fluoride from drinking water, said an official statement. 

An admonition notice was likewise given to the region gatherer and area justice, Naupada, Odisha, for the lazy disposition in the accommodation of a report on a seven-year-old instance of drinking water and handling the issue of fluorosis. The commission passed the request as of late referencing the issue as gross, grave and huge, raised by Supreme Court promoter and common liberties lobbyist Radhakanta Tripathy. 

The commission looked for nitty gritty reports from all the specialists most recent by February 8, 2021. 

Tripathy, in his request and response, raised the issue of fluorosis, a water-borne infection because of inordinate fluoride in drinking water, which isn't just a clinical issue yet in addition a financial issue. An individual influenced by it becomes powerless and his procuring limit goes down. The issue of fluorosis isn't bound to one piece of the nation, yet common all over India. 

Considering the prior comparable cases and the current case recorded by Tripathy, the commission additionally tried to know why Odisha is so "lazy" in the issue of tainted drinking water, causing the lethal sickness of fluorosis in a seven-year-old issue where 14 procedures have been held with three notice takes note. The neediness lightening and admittance to clean drinking water and sterilization remain the two squeezing issues, India has been looking since autonomy, the NHRC noticed. 

Water-related illnesses cause hopeless lose and harm to families, Tripathy said. 

"Each resident is qualified for protected, adequate, reasonable and available drinking water that is satisfactory for singular necessities for drinking, utilization, family disinfection, food arrangement, and cleanliness. The NHRC saw that in 1934, over the top substance of fluorides in drinking water was seen in western nations like the USA. The examinations made since 1934 in India revealed the exceptional sickness "Skeletal Fluorosis" in pieces of Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Kerala, Maharashtra, Punjab, and Tamil Nadu," the NHRC said. (ANI)

Medtronic unveils new innovation in surgery the Tri-Staple EEA Circular Stapler in India

EEA(tm) Circular Stapler with Tri-Staple(tm) Technology - the first 3-row Circular Stapler with varied height staples

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 23: India Medtronic Private Limited, an entirely possessed auxiliary of Medtronic plc today declared the dispatch of EEA™ Circular Stapler with Tri-Staple™ Technology - the initial 3-column Circular Stapler with changed tallness staples. 

The new Tri-Staple™ Technology involves a slanted cartridge face that conveys less weight on tissue. It additionally offers steady execution over an expansive scope of tissue thickness and considers more noteworthy perfusion into the staple line. 

The EEA™ round stapler with Tri-Staple™ innovation is shown for use in colorectal methodology, where more secure anastomosis (careful association between two circles of the digestive system) is needed to evade any breaks. The gadget has three lines of changed stature staples to convey 30% greater security to the staple line and requires 60% lesser terminating power in the working room when contrasted with current gadgets. 

In addition, the gadget accompanies improved perceptible and material input that empowers clinicians with better dynamic in the working room. Furthermore, the tilt-top component on the gadget encourages simple evacuation during colorectal medical procedures. The guarantee of higher security and more noteworthy perfusion at the staple line is required to convey better clinical results for patients. 

"Significant developments are not just restricted to another item. They can likewise offer a novel, even troublesome, method of conveying a current treatment to enable doctors to treat their patients adequately. The Tri-Staple™ EEA™ round stapler is the most recent expansion to Medtronic's Tri-staple innovation portfolio. Medtronic has been at the bleeding edge of advancement and we have developed our items through constant mechanical development in all parts of their plan, materials and conveyance system." said Madan Krishnan, Vice President and Managing Director, India Medtronic Pvt Ltd. 

The EEA™ roundabout stapler with Tri-Staple™ innovation is intended to work in concordance with the common properties of the tissue previously, during and in the wake of stapling. With its ventured cartridge face, the Tri-Staple™ innovation conveys graduated pressure that streamlines association between the tissue and stapler. 

This story is given by BusinessWire India. ANI won't be mindful in any capacity for the substance of this article. (ANI/BusinessWire India)

FM Sitharaman concludes pre-Budget meetings with key stakeholders

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in New Delhi on Wednesday

New Delhi [India], December 23: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman led the pre-Budget interview gatherings held in virtual mode from December 14 to 23 in which in excess of 170 invitees speaking to nine partner bunches partook in 15 gatherings. 

The partner bunches incorporate monetary and capital business sectors; wellbeing, training and provincial turn of events; water and sterilization; worker's guild and work association; industry, administrations, and exchange; foundation, energy, and environmental change area; agribusiness and agro-handling industry; industrialists and market analysts. 

The members commended the public authority's endeavors to smooth the Covid-19 bend and a solid recuperation in financial development in the second quarter of 2020-21. 

India is among not many nations whose financial action has ascended with declining pandemic incited fatalities, they said. 

Sitharaman expressed gratitude toward the members for sharing their recommendations and guaranteed that all proposals will be deliberately thought of while setting up the Budget 2021-22. (ANI)

Honda Cars stops production at Greater Noida manufacturing facility

The current market conditions remain unpredictable for the industry at large

New Delhi [India], Dec 23: Honda Cars India Ltd (HCIL) said on Wednesday it has halted creation at its Greater Noida office to realign its assembling activities with the objective of improving business effectiveness. 

"To keep up supportability of activities by utilizing creation and production network efficiencies, HCIL has chosen to combine fabricating tasks for vehicles and segments at its Tapukara plant in Rajasthan with prompt impact for every single homegrown deal and fares," it said in a proclamation. 

"The organization has halted the creation in Greater Noida plant. All administrative center capacities, India R&D focus and extra parts tasks will proceed at Greater Noida." 

Gaku Nakanishi, HCIL President and CEO, said in spite of an uptick in deals over the most recent three months, the current economic situations stay flighty for the business on the loose. 

"The effect of Covid-19 has squeezed us to reinforce our constitution, and to accomplish the equivalent, HCIL has chosen to unite its assembling activities by making the Tapukara plant a bound together assembling base," he said. 

Nakanishi said HCIL keeps on having faith in the versatility of the Indian economy and trust in a faster recuperation of the market. 

"India is a critical market in Honda's worldwide system and HCIL is focused on bring its most recent and cutting edge innovation models remembering jolted vehicles for future." (ANI)

Hrithik Roshan watches 'Wonder Woman 1984' in cinema hall, says 'Cinemas are back & so am I'

Picture shared by Hrithik Roshan (Image courtesy: Instagram)

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 23: Bollywood star Hrithik Roshan on Wednesday shared an image of his visit to a cinema as he watched superhuman film 'Marvel Woman 1984', following the Covid-19 wellbeing conventions. 

The 'War' entertainer bounced on to Instagram to share a snap of himself viewing the film, brandishing his most loved superhuman veil of a comparative topic. 

In the image, Roshan is seen situated in the theater corridor where individuals were seen following social removing and wearing face veils. He was found in an earthy colored high neck T-shirt, a dull earthy colored coat and dark jeans. 

Discussing the protected film watching experience, Roshan inscribed the post as, "Home is the place where the heart is, My wonderland ." 

"#CinemasAreBack and so am I! Presently viewing #WonderWoman84 in my other superhuman veil. Great job @INOXmovies n Rajendar for enabling us with a protected film watching experience." 

"This was sooo much fun ! Nothing and I amount to NOTHING approaches the genuine experience of viewing a film on the big screen ! The sound , the projection , the wellbeing precautionary measures taken by the film was all OUTSTANDING ! all around done to the INOX group !", added Roshan. 

Of late, the entertainer has been very dynamic via online media and has been refreshing enthusiasts of his exercises by posting pictures and recordings. 

Prior, Hrithik Roshan wrote an endearing thankfulness post for Dimple Kapadia for her staggering presentation in the film 'Fundamental'. (ANI)

Pushpa Kumar Dahal replaces Nepal PM Oli as parliamentary party leader of ruling NCP

Nepal Communist Party co-chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal (File Photo)

Kathmandu [Nepal], December 23: Pushpa Kamal Dahal, co-seat of the party">Nepal Communist Party (NCP) on Wednesday supplanted KP Sharma Oli as parliamentary head of the decision NCP in Parliament. A gathering of the Dahal-Nepal group today evening picked Dahal as the gathering's chief consistently. 

This comes after the Dahal and KP Oli group in the decision party on Tuesday assembled two separate gatherings of the Central Working Committee. The Dahal group, which had a dominant part on premise of the quantity of Central Committee Members ousted Oli from the post of director while making a disciplinary move. 

The group drove by Oli has guaranteed that a working board of trustees meeting that isn't gone to by the gathering secretary can't be viewed as authentic. 

The improvements come after President Bidya Devi Bhandari broke down Parliament a week ago at Oli's proposal and reported the dates for the overall decisions to be held in two stages on April 30 and May 10 of every 2021. 

Seven Cabinet Ministers had presented their acquiescences after the proposition of Oli for the Parliament disintegration was sanctioned by the President. 

In the interim, both the Opposition and the groups of the decision party had rampaged against the disintegration of the Parliament, considering it illegal. 

Oli has been confronting pressure from the adversary groups of the NCP drove by previous Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal and Madhav Nepal. Aside from the political sides of things, Dahal on Tuesday had recorded an appeal in the Supreme Court against Nepal guardian Oli's transition to break up the Parliament. 

Recently, Nepal Supreme Court sent the writ petitions against President Bhandari's choice to break down the Parliament to a Constitutional Bench of 5 individuals which will begin its getting with Friday. 

This comes after the seat of Chief Justice Cholendra Shumsher JB Rana heard writ petitions recorded in the Supreme Court against the disintegration of the House of Representatives. 

An aggregate of 12 writ petitions have been recorded in the Apex Court out of which the knowing about 11 petitions are booked to start from today, while one is planned for Friday. (ANI)

HelloVeeru - Building the next generation of marketers for the digital world

Veerander Chowdary (Digital Marketer, Facebook Ads expert & Sales Trainer)

Telangana (Hyderabad) [India], December 23: Creating an effect in individuals' life is a fantasy for some, however a few, make it a reality. They ordinarily call them educators or coaches. These are the individuals who sacrificially end their own profession development to see their students satisfy their fantasies. There's consistently that one instructor or one mentor in everybody's life that moves, everybody got one. 

Instructors end up being the foundations of distinct advantages, the individuals in the background driving up the change for the world. It's horribly troublesome assisting individuals with being the distinct advantages on the grounds that the game appears to change for the more regrettable. Fortunately, a portion of the coaches will not surrender. They dream to satisfy other's fantasies and they persevere relentlessly. One among those picked coaches is Veerander Chowdary prominently known as HelloVeeru. 

What is HelloVeeru? 

HelloVeeru is a web based preparing stage that trains understudies on advanced advertising. Somebody could basically keep in touch with one sentence and finish the entire article and truly, this should be it. Yet, HelloVeeru is extraordinary. It makes individuals wonder about the benefit of educating and during circumstances such as the present and truly, everybody has to think about it. 

The best part about HelloVeeru is that it needs to assist understudies with enthusiasm, Veerander has faith in aiding the understudies who need him and he's been doing it since the course has dispatched. He has been giving his excellent course for nothing so the understudies can exploit and begin their excursions without agonizing over cash. 


Everything began with a plan to show understudies the genuine advanced promoting. The business is known to change ordinary and the fundamental focal point of Veerander Chowdary is to set up his understudies for the change. Anybody can take in advanced promoting from anyplace however what no one sets one up is for the change and how to manage it. 

He was not ready for the change when it began however he needs the up and coming age of advertisers to be arranged and be prepared with a rebound each time the market changes. Furthermore, that is the means by which their extremely acclaimed DBA course appeared, with a plan to assist the understudies with enthusiasm and set them up for the most noticeably terrible and make them the best. 


The accomplishment of the course shows in its dashboard. In simple 5 months of its dispatch, the course has more than 1 Lakh understudies in its dashboard. A large portion of the understudies who followed the educational program are now strolling down the way of achievement. What's more, the achievement of Veerander Chowdary views the accomplishment of his understudies. 

Like any thought, this course has its a lot of mishaps. This course didn't begin with a plan to get business, the solitary course behind it was to have a course that really prepares understudies without taking such a lot of cash from them. 

This expectation notwithstanding, needed to confront a few difficulties as a result of the costs that went behind overseeing it, and caring for the understudies prerequisites. Veerander Chowdary and his group supported up, however. The group has confidence in being inventive and they concocted innovative manners to not damage themselves and their understudies monetarily. Their thoughts and Veerander's usage has now shown a huge number of understudies on advanced advertising for nothing at this point. 


The conviction behind HelloVeeru as yet being the top preparing stages in the market is the help behind it. Veerander accepts that the help group behind is the explanation understudies trust the course enough to pay for it. They have different foundation of help other than email. 

Veerander Chowdary himself associates with his understudies to guarantee that an understudy demand or a course inquiry is rarely overlooked. The significance he provides for their understudies is the explanation their modest beginnings are arriving at more prominent statures. 


Veerander Chowdary, the psyche and soul behind HelloVeeru owes every last bit of it to his understudies. He puts stock in being grateful and for HelloVeeru, he says he is appreciative for the understudies 

The course previously dispatched in June 2020, in a pandemic when the world was battling to keep their positions with them. This course has given individuals an alternative to continue in the most exceedingly awful of circumstances and not stress over going hungry. 

He would have liked to save at any rate one family from going hungry however now, 5 months after the course dispatched, there are individuals with promising vocations in their #1 fields, procuring enough to save their families as well as become stable monetarily. Also, on the off chance that they need some more motivation. 

Here is a word from Veerander Chowdary to all the visionaries "The world is changing, in Digital promoting as well as all over. Be ready for it, don't let your fantasies fall prey to the adjustment in your field. Remain solid and take the misfortunes, you will see your fantasy become a reality. It won't be simple, yet it will be justified, despite any trouble." 

This story is given by BusinessWire India. ANI won't be dependable in any capacity for the substance of this article. (ANI/BusinessWire India)

Brad Pitt to spend Christmas with three of his kids amid custody battle with Angelina Jolie

Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie

Washington [US], December 23: Hollywood star Brad Pitt will go through Christmas with three of his kids - girl Shiloh and twins Knox and Vivienne - even as his unpleasant guardianship fight with Angelina Jolie seethes on. 

As per Us Weekly, the visit will be restricted to the particular window of Christmas Day. 

Us Weekly cited a source as saying, "They (kids) can go through the night with him on Christmas Eve." The source at that point explained that Pitt (57) and Jolie (45) "recently talked about spending the special seasons as a family when they were getting along recently, however designs have since changed." 

"Brad and Angelina are similarly answerable for the endless show. Tragically, their kids are inadvertent blow-back." the source added. 

The source said the entertainer has become "all the more thorny" in the midst of the Covid pandemic in the wake of being secured down Los Angeles and incapable to travel. "She needed to accomplish philanthropic work past the United States yet needs consent from Brad to remove the children from the nation." 

As announced by Page Six, Pitt and Jolie are secured an endless authority fight that has crawled since they were proclaimed legitimately single in April 2019. Jolie sought legal separation from Pitt in September 2016. 

Beside 14-year-old Shiloh and the 12-year-old twins, the care fight influences 17-year-old Pax and 15-year-old Zahara. The couple's oldest, Maddox, is a legitimate grown-up at 19. 

According to Page Six, this late spring, Jolie endeavored to have the private appointed authority in their separation, John W Ouderkirk, eliminated, in light of the fact that he was supposedly excessively near Pitt's lawyers. Pitt's group reacted with court records indicating that Ouderkirk, who administered the couple's wedding in 2014, hosted made all gatherings mindful of the alleged clash. 

"The more she does this, the more harm she does to the children," one colleague of the couple revealed to The Post in August. "This is a game she's playing. She actually has the children for additional time than he does and she's attempting to keep up that as far as might be feasible." (ANI)

Indonesia reports 7,514 new COVID-19 cases, 151 deaths

Representative Image

Jakarta [Indonesia], December 23: The COVID-19 cases in Indonesia rose by 7,514 inside one day to 685,639, with the loss of life adding by 151 to 20,408, the Health Ministry said on Wednesday. 

As per the service, 5,981 additional individuals were released from medical clinics, bringing the all out number of recuperated patients to 558,703. 

The infection has spread to all the nation's 34 areas. 

In particular, inside the previous 24 hours, Jakarta recorded 1,954 new cases, Central Java 912, West Java 903, East Java 834, and South Sulawesi 524. (ANI/Xinhua)

Rajkummar Rao flaunts toned biceps in monochromatic photo

Rajkummar Rao (Image courtesy: Instagram)

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 23: Bollywood star Rajkummar Rao on Wednesday offered fans a shocking monochromatic photograph exhibiting his conditioned biceps. 

The 'Chhalaang' star bounced on to Instagram and took off the temperature with his new look. In the snap, Rao is considered easily to be an authentic posture as he puts in plain view his biceps. Brandishing a striped team neck shirt and a couple of blurred denim, the entertainer embellished his look with a couple of dull shades. 

Setting the state of mind of the post, the 'Sovereign' star subtitled the image as, "Eye of the (White) Tiger." 

VIP supporters including Bhumi Pednekar and Rao's sweetheart Partralekhaa left fire emoticons in the remarks segment, while the post gathered more than 1 lakh likes on the photograph sharing stage. 

On the expert front, the 'Ludo' star will be next observed inverse Priyanka Chopra Jonas in the screen adaption of Aravind Adiga's Man Booker Prize-winning novel, 'The White Tiger' 

Coordinated by Ramin Bahrani of 'Fahrenheit 451' and '99 Homes' distinction, 'The White Tiger' has been leader delivered by Chopra Jonas alongside Emmy grant winning producer Ava DuVernay. (ANI)

Security forces bust JeM module in J-K's Anantnag, 6 held

Representative Image

Kashmir (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], December 23: The security powers busted a module of prohibited Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) and captured six people associated with projectile hurling occurrences in Tral and Sangam territory of Anantnag area, said Jammu and Kashmir Police on Wednesday. 

Awantipora police, alongside 42 Rashtriya Rifles and 180 BN Central Reserve Police Force, additionally recuperated implicating material from the ownership of the six captured dread partners, distinguished as Aijaz Ahmad Bhat, Mohd Amin Khan, Umer Jabar Dar, Suhail Ahmad Bhat, Sameer Ahmad Lone and Rafiq Ahmad Khan, police said in an explanation. 

'"The captured fear partners have been in contact with their Pakistani controllers and have focused on security powers by heaving explosives. The captured people had additionally stuck banners taking steps to blacklist the new decisions in the Tral territory," police said. 

A case under pertinent areas of law stands enrolled against the said dread partners in Tral police headquarters, Jammu and Kashmir Police said. 

Further examination is in progress, it said. (ANI)

MahaDAO launches Staking program for 200k MAHA Tokens after global resounding 1900 percent jump since IDO

Representative Image

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 23: MahaDAO, a decentralized self-governing association (DAO) has recorded a 1900 percent hop since their IDO on December 17, 2020 to a base cost of USD 12. 

With the worldwide achievement of the venture as a main priority, MahaDAO has now additionally dispatched a marking program that will remunerate dynamic cooperation in MAHA tokens. The program gives an APY of near 40% and MahaDAO has permitted a limit of 200,000 tokens to be marked for 90 days. This records for almost 25 percent of MAHA's flowing inventory and furnishes the network with the chance of locking their tokens to start acquiring yield. 

The Initial Dex Offering of MahaDAO sold out in less than three minutes and has given speculators an arrival of over > 20x in less than seven days. The association as of now has a record number of more than 3,800 wallet holders inside 5 days and the token is moving intensely, as of now in the main six tokens on Uniswap regarding volume. 

With Bitcoin's all around recorded meeting driving the cost to USD 23,000 and past, there is a craze fermenting among the digital money network that considers standard to be as the following stage. This is all the more significantly prompting a recharged revenue in the space among worldwide speculators, outstandingly at the institutional level who are taking a gander at this new creative method of conveying monetary administrations. 

Marking is one more illustration of the intensity of decentralization, where your tokens or cash is utilized to approve exchanges on an organization to procure rewards or premium. It is a powerful system to encourage agreement in a decentralized way and trumps the measly rates offered by banks. 

"MAHA marking is an anxiously anticipated program that will permit our locale individuals to bolt and acquire MAHA tokens, whose shortage on the open market will just strengthen therefore. MAHA has in excess of 3,800 wallet holders, every one of whom presently gets an opportunity to procure MAHA tokens in a decentralized way similar to acquiring revenue from a high return investment funds ledger. We accept the network will easily top off the quantity inside the seven-day marking window," said Pranay Sanghavi, Co-originator and Chief Business Officer of MahaDAO, talking about the resonating achievement of the Initial Dex Offering of MAHA tokens. 

MahaDAO's ARTH token, which is printed in a similar way like a stablecoin as DAI, is made with a mean to be the world's first non-devaluing money. This implies that its buying force will stay steady after some time, empowering financial specialists to hold the estimation of their speculations, while filling in as a frictionless instrument of trade. 

MahaDAO produces and administers ARTH, a decentralized algorithmic money that means to battle devaluation. Regardless of which bearing the market moves, clients of ARTH never lose their purchasing power. ARTH offers individuals another way: independence from the rat race with no unpredictability. It's a first-of-it's-kind worth stable cash that you can control. ARTH means abundance creation, one of the preeminent objectives of human existence. 

The cash is overseen by no single element or individual, yet by a network. MAHA is an administration token that enables it's holders to decide on the reserve funds rates, solidness expenses, bearing, technique and the future strategy for ARTH. By decentralizing dynamic in such a manner, this money is totally just, returning the ability to individuals' hands and preparing for a reasonable financial framework. 

This story is given by NewsVoir. ANI won't be dependable in any capacity for the substance of this article. (ANI/NewsVoir)

Divyanka Tripathi helps launch a new campaign to increase awareness about intimate partner violence and contraception

SHOPS Plus logo

New Delhi [India], December 23: The United States Agency for International Development (USAID)- supported Sustaining Health Outcomes Project through Private Sector (SHOPS) Plus and, India's biggest stage for moms, have today declared the dispatch of a mission to lessen brutality against ladies. 

The mission returns on the of a precarious ascent in savagery against ladies the nation over during COVID-19 limitations. 

"Disavowal of contraception, which impairs ladies and abuses their regenerative rights, is a type of brutality that has not gotten the consideration it merits. USAID is glad for our longstanding wellbeing associations in India and is satisfied to be supporting this mission that won't just bring issues to light about this significant issue yet additionally furnish ladies with exact and secret data to improve their organization in family arranging choices," said Sangita Patel, USAID/India Health Office Director, talking about the impending effort. 

As an antecedent to the mission, directed an online overview, which uncovered an absence of mindfulness that contraception forswearing is a type of close accomplice brutality (IPV). 

Study discoveries uncovered that more than 50% of respondents think about verbal just as actual maltreatment as viciousness, while 42 percent feel that constrained sex is a type of brutality. At the point when gotten some information about viciousness according to preventative use, near 70% of respondents didn't consider that being denied the utilization of contraceptives is likewise a type of brutality. 

USAID and Momspresso will utilize the study discoveries to dispatch an advanced mission that means to enable ladies to perceive various types of IPV including contraception disavowal/impedance and unprotected sex, not looking for a lady's assent in choices relating to contraception, and non-consensual sex. 

The mission will give a protected space to ladies encountering these troubles to get to exact data about family arranging. The reasonable messages to activity urge ladies to call the Family Planning Helpline, 18002580001, with the consolation that calls are totally private. A joint effort with a conspicuous NGO will likewise give ladies further directing help against IPV. 

The mission will commence with superstar influencer Divyanka Tripathi, trailed by's organization of mother bloggers and ladies driven miniature networks, who will make mindfulness around cozy accomplice viciousness and contraception. 

The mission will likewise have a Facebook live meeting with specialists, for example, clinicians and activists, who will start discussions around this issue. At long last, the stage will use its in-house article uphold across 10 distinct dialects to expand crowd reach and commitment. 

"Lamentably, not a great deal of ladies realize that refusal of contraception, in any way, is a type of close accomplice savagery. Denying contraception makes ladies defenseless against spontaneous pregnancies since the absence of office in family arranging is to a great extent standardized. The SHOPS Plus/Mompresso IPV crusade intends to build consciousness of these issues and furnish ladies with master uphold on family arranging and managing IPV," said Prashant Sinha, Co-Founder and COO, Momspresso. 

This story is given by BusinessWire India. ANI won't be capable in any capacity for the substance of this article. (ANI/BusinessWire India)

Sonalika launches India's 1st field ready electric tractor 'Tiger Electric', booking starts

Raman Mittal, Executive Director Sonalika Group with Tiger Electric

New Delhi [India], December 23: Unleashing another time of agri advancement, Sonalika, India's quickest developing farm vehicle brand and No.1 send out brand across Europe, Americas, Africa and more than 130 nations, has raised blinds from India's first field prepared electric farm hauler 'Tiger Electric'. 

The most recent innovation wonder from the rancher driven brand has been planned in Europe and created in-house with demonstrated totals to convey consistent force just as discharge free, quiet cultivating in India and across the globe. 

With a dream of 'Driving Agri Evolution', Sonalika Tractors has been driving homestead automation worldwide with its altered and innovation impression, which is genuine impression of 'Make-in-India' and made for the world. 

Making another innovative benchmark in the farm vehicle industry, India's first field prepared electric farm vehicle, Sonalika Tiger Electric is fueled by a best in class IP67 consistent 25.5 kW characteristic cooling smaller battery to guarantee 1/fourth running expenses against the generally utilized diesel. 

The creative, top notch battery of Tiger Electric farm hauler can be completely energized with an ordinary home charging point in 10 hours, which diminishes the exertion of regular making a trip to petroleum siphons for refuel. The energy proficient Etrac engine of Tiger Electric offers high force thickness and high pinnacle force with zero RPM drop for ideal execution. The German plan engine guarantees 100% force accessibility at 100% occasions that controls the farm truck for quickest get across any heap conditions. The farm truck is presently accessible for booking at a starting cost of Rs 5.99 Lakhs (ex-showroom). 

"Sonalika Tractors has consistently been at the front line of advancement and keep on contribution top tier innovation to the ranchers across the globe, particularly Europe and USA. Our guarantee to each Indian rancher to continually give mechanical developments to improve ranch efficiency and productivity comes bundled with Tiger Electric, where we have overcome any barrier among idea and being field-prepared, while staying up with worldwide benchmarks in homestead automation innovation. It is based on the demonstrated work vehicle foundation of Sonalika to ensure rancher cordiality and stay simple to use as we progress towards an outflow free, greener tomorrow," said Raman Mittal, Executive Director, Sonalika Group, sharing his musings on the organization's advancement streak. 

"Tiger Electric tasks is the same than standard work vehicle making it rancher neighborly while removing the fuel cost. As a client driven brand, we have reliably grown new items now and again for the Indian ranchers to offer modified arrangements. Tiger electric has a similar worldwide innovation wonder which is offered to European and American ranchers," said Raman Mittal. 

"As the world is moving towards natural benevolent activities, electric vehicles across portions are in effect anxiously viewed as options in contrast to vehicles that sudden spike in demand for petroleum product. Sonalika's field prepared Tiger Electric farm hauler is our obligation to quicken India's walk towards a greener tomorrow and remain in accordance with Government of India's aggressive move of presenting EVs by 2030," he added. 

The accessibility of additional force in the working scope of the field prepared Tiger Electric offers more force that will amplify the rancher's presentation at the fields without weakness. Tiger Electric guarantees better solace for ranchers as no warmth is moved from the motor and lesser number of parts ensure that the farm hauler offers decreased vibration, consequently guaranteeing lesser item personal time and zero upkeep costs. 

Outfitted with the demonstrated Sonalika transmission, the field prepared Tiger Electric offers a maximum velocity of 24.93 kmph and a battery reinforcement of 8 hours while working with 2 ton streetcar. As a choice, the organization is additionally offering a quick accusing arrangement of which the Tiger Electric could be charged in only 4 hours. 

The Tiger Electric is fabricated at Sonalika's World No.1 vertically coordinated farm truck producing plant at Hoshiarpur office, in Punjab. The plant is controlled by advanced mechanics and mechanization and reveals another work vehicle in a takt season of 2 minutes. 

Sonalika Tractors, one of India's driving farm truck makers and the No.1 Exports brand from India, has set up its powerful presence in the homegrown just as in more than 130 nations with 11 lakh in addition to clients. Sonalika makes the broadest substantial farm vehicle range in 20-120 HP and 70 or more actualizes at its Hoshiarpur office in Punjab that obliges the shifted needs of clients across the globe. Being a rancher driven brand, the Government of India has picked Sonalika as the solitary work vehicle brand to add to the Niti-Aayog for its uplifting task of multiplying the rancher's pay in the nation. 

No.1 Heavy Duty Customized Crop Solutions 

Sonalika farm hauler portfolio is tweaked according to the requirements is outfitted with effective motors which give higher force yield and stay moderate with low support for better complete expense of possession and experience. Sonalika is the main brand in excess of 50 HP work vehicle fragment and is fortifying its quality in more than 40HP portion to accomplish the administrative role. 

As the homestead automation master, Sonalika Agro Solutions offers a wide scope of executes to address different phases of yield cycle going from land arrangement to post gathering activities including buildup the executives. Sonalika has likewise forayed into Custom Hiring Centers, a stage that offers little and negligible ranchers an admittance to cutting edge agri hardware on lease, accordingly plans to build ranch yield in a financially savvy way. The organization has presented 'Agro Solutions' application for simple access of essential apparatus to ranchers, in this manner advancing homestead motorization in the nation. 

No.1 Exports Brand from India 

Sonalika is the No.1 Exports brand from India and is gladly connected with 1.25 lakh clients in business sectors outside India, a genuine indication of adequacy of an Indian organization across 130 nations. Having a 100 percent presence across every single European nation, our work vehicles are effectively worked by in excess of 20,000 fulfilled clients in expanded European conditions. Sonalika has likewise set up an extra parts place in Germany that obliges the local necessities with an intend to offer better support and consumer loyalty. 

The Hoshiarpur plant of Sonalika is the World's No.1 vertically coordinated work vehicle producing plant that is intended to make modified ranch hardware according to the rancher's harvest explicit applications. The office is completely prepared to make pretty much every component in-house which goes in the creation of a farm vehicle and is fueled by mechanical just as computerization. 

This story is given by NewsVoir. ANI won't be mindful in any capacity for the substance of this article. (ANI/NewsVoir)

Rahul Gandhi, other Congress leaders to meet President over farmers' protest

Congress MP K Suresh speaking to ANI in New Delhi on Wednesday.

New Delhi [India], December 23: Congress MP K Suresh on Wednesday said that previous gathering boss Rahul Gandhi will lead an exhibition tomorrow at 10:45 am from Vijay Chowk to Rashtrapati Bhavan and will present an update to President Ram Nath Kovind looking for his intercession over ranchers' dissent. 

"Rahul Gandhi alongside Opposition pioneers met President and presented the notice to determine ranchers' issue. Be that as it may, there was no activity from the President and the public authority. Rahul Gandhi will lead exhibition tomorrow at 10:45 am from Vijay Chowk to Rashtrapati Bhavan with Congress MPs," Suresh told ANI. 

"From that point onward, he and other senior pioneers will meet the President of India and present a notice containing 2 crore marks for his mediation to determine the ranchers' fomentation," he added. 

Several ranchers are fighting at the fringes of Delhi since November 26 against the Farmers' Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Act, 2020; the Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and Farm Services Act, 2020; and the Essential Commodities (Amendment) Act, 2020. 

The Central government on Sunday welcomed rancher pioneers for a new round of talks in the midst of endeavors to end the unsettling. The public authority has held a few rounds of talks with the ranchers up until now. 

On December 8, Union Home Minister Amit Shah had held a gathering with the 13 delegates of homestead associations. Nonetheless, after a day, rancher pioneers dismissed a proposition sent by the Center. (ANI)

5 TMC MPs meet farmers on relay hunger strike at Singhu border

TMC MPs on Wednesday met and interacted with farmers who are on a relay hunger strike at Singhu border (Photo/ANI)

New Delhi [India], December 23: Following Trinamool Congress (TMC) boss Mamata Banerjee's heading, five officials of the gathering on Wednesday met and interfaced with ranchers who are on a transfer hunger strike at Singhu fringe. 

The five MPs incorporate Derek O'Brien, Satabdi Roy, Prasun Banerjee, Pratima Mondal and Md Nadimul Haque. 

Prior, TMC pioneer Suvendu Adhikari hosted said his gathering won't just continue battling for ranchers' privileges however will likewise keep on cooperating to reinforce the vote based system. 

The disturbing rancher associations as of late reported a hand-off appetite strike and engaged residents to avoid a feast on December 23 on the event of 'Kisan Diwas'. 

They further said that they had additionally chosen to make the Haryana cost square liberated from December 25 to December 27. 

Even after a few rounds of talks with the public authority, ranchers have been fighting on various fringes of the public capital since November 26 against the three recently instituted ranch laws-Farmers' Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Act, 2020, the Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and Farm Services Act, 2020, and the Essential Commodities (Amendment) Act, 2020. (ANI)

Twitter to wipe POTUS account's followers ahead of Biden inauguration day

US President-elect Joe Biden

Washington [US], December 23: US President-elect Joe Biden's official mission computerized chief on Tuesday said that Twitter told the Biden group that it would be "cleaning devotees" from the authority POTUS (President of the United States) and White House Twitter accounts prior to moving them to the new organization. 

As indicated by The Hill, the move would be not the same as what the online media stage did in 2016 while moving the records to now cordial President Donald Trump's organization from previous President Barack Obama's organization, said the Biden lobby's advanced chief, Rob Flaherty. 

"In 2016, the Trump administrator retained all of President Obama's Twitter supporters on @POTUS and @WhiteHouse - at Team 44's encouraging," Flaherty tweeted Tuesday. "In 2020, Twitter has educated us that as of right now the Biden organization should begin from zero." 

Twitter later delivered an articulation affirming that the "@WhiteHouse, @POTUS, @VP, @FLOTUS, @PressSec, @Cabinet, and @LaCasaBlanca" records won't consequently hold their current devotees after they are moved to the Biden organization on January 20 - Biden's initiation day. 

"All things considered, Twitter will tell adherents of these records to give setting that the substance will be filed and permit them the decision to follow the Biden organization's new records. For instance, individuals who follow @WhiteHouse will be informed that the record has been chronicled as @WhiteHouse45 and given the choice to follow the new @WhiteHouse account," Twitter said. 

The Hill additionally announced that the organization's explanation returns after an and-forward prior Tuesday among Flaherty and Twitter representative Nicholas Pacilio. 

In any case, Pacilio would not affirm Flaherty's assertion Tuesday evening and said the online media stage is as yet talking with the Biden progress group about the exchange of the records. 

"Twitter has been in progressing conversations with the Biden change group on various viewpoints identified with White House account moves," Pacilio said in an explanation. 

Flaherty, while multiplying down on his remark in light of Pacilio's assertion, tweeted that he's "glad to share the email string where we pushed back and we were told this was unequivocal." 

Pacilio reacted, "Hello Rob, no need I know about it!" 

"As per the Biden progress group, Twitter will give a one-time warning recommending clients who follow Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris on Twitter follow the "transition46" account which will be rebranded as the WhiteHouse account, however the POTUS, FLOTUS and "PressSec" records will begin at zero devotees," The Hill announced. 

POTUS account has 33.2 million devotees and the WhiteHouse account has an extra 26 million supporters - which are not exactly the quantity of adherents Trump (88.5 million) has regardless of whether the supporters of the two records are consolidated. 

It was additionally detailed that once Trump goes out, a portion of his future posts be erased. 

A representative for Twitter recently affirmed that Trump's record will be dealt with like some other once he leaves office. 

"Twitter's way to deal with world pioneers, up-and-comers and public authorities depends on the rule that individuals should have the option to decide to perceive what their chiefs are stating with clear setting. This implies that we may apply admonitions and names, and limit commitment to specific Tweets," the representative said in November. as cited by The Hill. 

"This strategy system applies to current world pioneers and possibility for office, and not private residents when they presently don't hold these positions," the representative added. 

Trump may likewise be in danger of losing his blue checkmark dependent on Twitter's patched up confirmation measure set to go into place ahead of schedule one year from now. Twitter in a draft delivered said that a record may lose its blue identification in the event that it gets dormant or is discovered to be in rehashed infringement of Twitter's guidelines, as indicated by The Hill. 

"We've additionally added proposed models to consequently eliminate check from a record if, for instance, it's inert or if the profile is deficient, just as grounds to deny or eliminate confirmation from certain certified records that are discovered to be in rehashed infringement of the Twitter Rules," Twitter said in a blog entry. 

The last Electoral College results were 306 for Biden and 232 for Trump. The Electoral College votes will be shipped off the US Congress for check at a joint meeting, the last phase of the political decision, which is planned for January 6. (ANI)

UK Secretary of State for Housing says clearing UK-France border backlog will take days

Representative Image

London [UK], December 23: UK Secretary of State for Housing Robert Jenrick said on Wednesday that it will take days to free the accumulation from cargo trucks stuck in the UK after France consented to resume the English Channel course it had incidentally shut over the dread of the new Covid strain. 

"There will be a considerable amount of work to do throughout the following not many days, and this won't be an issue that we are settled quickly," Jenrick disclosed to Sky News telecaster. 

He said that after the UK government came to "what appears to be a reasonable path advances" with the French experts on Tuesday night, rail, air and ocean administrations were set to be continued "earlier today". 

"We'd currently need to proceed onward and guarantee that traffic can stream as fast as conceivable across the Channel," Jenrick added. 

The pastor additionally affirmed that all individuals going from the UK into France needed to show confirmation of a negative COVID-19 test taken inside the past 72 hours. 

He said that transporters lining to cross to France will need to take a sidelong stream test at the fringe and if the outcome comes out certain, they will be offered a COVID-made sure about lodging convenience in a close by zone to self-detach for 10 days. 

A week ago, the UK distinguished another variation of the Covid that is 70% more contagious than other SARS-CoV-2 infection strains. After media reports, more than 40 nations across the world shut their fringes and ended travel to the United Kingdom. (ANI/Sputnik)

Nepal SC sends to Constitutional Bench writ petitions against Parliament dissolution

Nepal Supreme Court (File Photo)

Kathmandu [Nepal], December 23: Nepal Supreme Court on Wednesday shipped off the Constitutional Bench writ petitions against President Bidhya Devi Bhandari's choice to break up the Parliament. 

A 5-part seat drove by Chief Justice Cholendra Shumsher JB Rana will hear the issue on Friday. 

This comes after the seat of Chief Justice Cholendra Shumsher JB Rana heard writ petitions recorded in the Supreme Court against the disintegration of the House of Representatives. 

An aggregate of 12 writ petitions have been recorded in the Apex Court out of which the becoming aware of 11 petitions are booked to start from today, while one is planned for Friday. 

Bhandari on Sunday disintegrated the Lower House on the proposal of Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli. The move has welcomed 12 petitions, asserting it to be illegal. (ANI)

Other Posts