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Trump hits out at Russia India China for air pollution in Election rally

US President Donald Trump has blamed China, Russia and India for adding to the global air pollution and asserted that his country America has the best environmental numbers.   Speaking to his cheering supporters at an elections rally in the key battleground State of North Carolina on Thursday, Trump said .,   “We have the Read More…

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For gene editing tool in Chemistry USA French duo won 2020 Nobel Prize

The 2020 Nobel Prize for chemistry has been awarded to Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer Doudna for the development of a method for genome editing known as the CRISPR-Cas9 DNA snipping “scissors”, the first time a Nobel science prize has gone to a women-only team.   “Using these, researchers can change the DNA of animals, plants Read More…

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Quad meeting with out China a new beginning in Indo Pacific arena

Tuesday’s meeting was the first face-to-face interaction between the foreign ministers of the four Indo-Pacific countries – the US, India, Japan and Australia – since the coronavirus pandemic broke out in China’s Wuhan in December last.   The foreign ministers had taken the first step to revive the security dialogue and upgrade it to a Read More…

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For Hepatitis C Virus Discovery 3 Scientists Won 2020 medicine Nobel Prize

Three scientists Monday won the 2020 Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine for discovering the hepatitis C virus, which led to the development of a test to prevent the spread of the virus and drugs that have saved millions of lives, the Nobel Assembly said.   Harvey Alter of the National Institutes of Health; Michael Read More…

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Wechat ban : US Court refused to buy Trump Government stand

A US judge early Sunday (Sept 20) blocked the Commerce Department from requiring Apple Inc and Alphabet Inc’s Google to remove Chinese-owned messaging app WeChat for downloads by late Sunday.   US Magistrate Judge Laurel Beeler in San Francisco said in an order that WeChat users who filed a lawsuit “have shown serious questions going Read More…

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Heavy showers brought some relief for 6879 Sq.km burned area by Oregon wildfires

Unaccustomed to the sheer scope and magnitude of the conflagrations, Oregon’s ill-equipped firefighters initially struggled for days to even keep pace with the blazes, before cooler, moister and less windy weather settled over the region, and reinforcements could arrive.   Wildfires have claimed at least eight other lives in Oregon and one in Washington state, Read More…

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India one among the 20 major drug transit or illicit drug producing nations : Trump

  US President Donald Trump has identified India along with 20 other nations as major drug transit or illicit drug-producing countries Trump asserted that his administration is taking the fight to criminal organisations engaged in narcotics substances and their enablers on an unprecedented scale.   In his presidential determination, Trump also designated Bolivia and the Read More…

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FY 21 Quarter one : India’s worst economic contraction in 40 years GDP shrinks by 23.9%

India’s gross domestic product (GDP) contracted 23.9 per cent in the April-June quarter of 2020-21 from that in the same quarter last financial year, showed official data released by the National Statistics Office (NSO) on Monday. This is the first instance of an economic contraction for the country in at least four decades, and also Read More…