Washington [US], June 14 (ANI): After the conclusion of the much-awaited Group of Seven (G7) meeting in the UK, US President Joe Biden on Sunday called on China to act more responsibly in terms of international norms on human rights and transparency concerning the origins of COVID-19.
New Delhi [India], June 14 (ANI): As part of its 'Sewa hi Sangathan' programme to provide relief to people in the situation created by COVID-19, the BJP plans to train a woman and a youth worker in two lakh urban neighbourhoods and villages.
New Delhi [India], June 14 (ANI): United Kingdom will continue to work with India as a joint force on various global issues including in the run-up to the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference, also known as COP26, that is slated to be held later this year, acting British High Commissioner to India Jan Thompson said on Monday.
Washington DC [US], June 14 (ANI): The World Health Organization's first phase of study on the origins of COVID-19 pandemic is "highly deficient", said US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Sunday (local time) and added that leaders from the Group of Seven (G7) countries will insist China to cooperate with a second phase of WHO study.
Brussels [Belgium], June 14 (ANI): US President Joe Biden on Monday arrived in-person at North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) summit, where he is expected to urge western allies to better align themselves against China and Russia, the chief foreign policy concerns of his administration.
Mumbai [India], June 14 (ANI/PR Newswire): BOOM Live, India's first and leading fact-checking initiative, announced the launch of senior citizen workshops towards COVID-19 awareness and five short informational films that aim to highlight COVID-19 appropriate behavior.
The West Bengal government on Monday extended the coronavirus lockdown in the state till July 1. According to the new guidelines, all government offices in the state are allowed to function at 25 per cent of the total capacity and the private or corporate offices have been permitted to remain open from 10 am to 4 pm while operating at 25 per cent of the total strength.