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Moderna, McKesson and US Army general begin rolling out new Covid vaccine – world news

Distribution of Moderna Inc’s Covid-19 vaccine to more than 3,700 locations in the United States has begun, vastly widening the rollout started last week by Pfizer Inc, US Army General Gustave Perna said on Saturday. Moderna has already moved vaccines from its manufacturing plants to warehouses operated by distributor McKesson Corp where they are being packed into containers and loaded ...

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ABVP finds new president in Chhaganbhai Patel; Nidhi Tripathi re-elected general secretary – india news

Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), the student wing of the Bharatiya Janata Party, has elected Chhaganbhai Patel as its president and Nidhi Tripathi has been re-elected as its general secretary. In a statement issued on Tuesday, the ABVP said the two were elected for the year 2020-21. Both of them will assume charge at the 66th ABVP conference to be ...

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US Attorney General William Barr to leave White House before Christmas, tweets Donald Trump – world news

Attorney General William Barr, one of President Donald Trump’s staunchest allies, is departing amid lingering tension over the president’s baseless claims of election fraud and the investigation into President-elect Joe Biden’s son. Barr went Monday to the White House, where Trump said the attorney general submitted his letter of resignation. “As per letter, Bill will be leaving just before Christmas ...

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Attorney General denies consent for contempt proceedings on Bhushan – india news

Attorney General KK Venugopal has declined consent to initiate criminal contempt proceedings against lawyer Prashant Bhushan for his tweets in which he was critical of Chief Justice of India (CJI) SA Bobde being provided a special helicopter by the Madhya Pradesh government, saying the activist-lawyer later expressed regret. The consent of the topmost law officer was sought by one advocate ...

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Assam: AASU 4-day general conference begins today; to give final shape to new political party – india news

All eyes are on the four-day general conference of All Assam Students Union (AASU) which will start on Wednesday as the state’s premier student body gives final shape to a new political party ahead of next year’s assembly polls. In September, AASU and Asom Jatiyatabadi Yuva Chatra Parishad (AJYCP), another influential student body, had joined hands and announced formation of ...

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US attorney general Barr allows probes into voter ‘fraud’, top official resigns in protest – world news

President Donald Trump will push ahead on Tuesday with legal challenges to the results of last week’s election after US attorney general William Barr told federal prosecutors to look into any “substantial” allegations of voting irregularities. Barr’s directive to prosecutors prompted the top lawyer overseeing voter fraud investigations to resign in protest. It came after days of attacks on the ...

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Trump challenges Pennsylvania voting, ropes in attorney general – world news

President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign on Monday filed a lawsuit in Pennsylvania, the tipping point state that gave President-elect Joe Biden the 2020 elections, challenging its “two-track” voting system and his attorney general William Barr authorised an investigation into “substantial allegations” of irregularities. Trump has refused to accept the outcome of the election called for Biden unanimously by media outlets, ...

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US attorney general William Barr allows prosecutors to probe ‘allegations’ of voter fraud – us presidential election

The letter to prosecutors marked the first time Barr addressed President Donald Trump’s repeated and unsubstantiated claims of widespread voter fraud since last week’s election won by Democrat Joe Biden. us-presidential-election Updated: Nov 10, 2020, 06:29 IST US Attorney General William Barr participates in a roundtable discussion about human trafficking at the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S., September ...

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Army chief General Naravane presents medical gear to Nepali Army – india news

Army chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane presented medical equipment to the Nepali Army including X-Ray machines, computed radiography systems, ICU ventilators, video endoscopy units, anesthesia machines, laboratory equipment and ambulances, the Indian Embassy in Nepal said in a statement on Thursday. Naravane reached Kathmandu on Wednesday on a three-day visit that is expected to smoothen bilateral ties with Nepal after ...

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Kerala govt withdraws general consent to CBI – india news

The Communist Party of India (Marxist)-led Kerala on Wednesday revoked the general consent given to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to probe cases on the state’s territory, following the example of five other non-Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-governed states. The move means the CBI will now require permission of the Kerala government to conduct any future investigation in the state. ...

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