Gold Firms As Dollar Dips, Coronavirus Concerns Grow

Gold prices rose on Friday, as the dollar retreated, supported by worries of soaring coronavirus cases in the United States and Europe as well as uncertainty over the upcoming U.S. presidential election. Spot gold rose 0.5% to $1,875.76 per ounce by 357 GMT, but was on track for a third straight month of declines. U.S. … Read more Gold Firms As Dollar Dips, Coronavirus Concerns Grow

Bihar Election 2020 LIVE Updates: Munger Firing an Attack on Hindutva But Guv and BJP Silent, Says Shiv Sena

Bihar Assembly Election 2020 LIVE Updates: The Shiv Sena has termed the Munger firing incident as an “attack on Hindutva” and questioned the alleged silence of the Bihar Governor and BJP leaders on it. Source link

U.S. Moves Forward With Sale Of 50 F-35 Jets To UAE – Sources

WASHINGTON: The U.S. State Department notified Congress it approved the sale of 50 Lockheed Martin Co F-35 jets to the United Arab Emirates in a deal that could be worth $10 billion, sources said on Thursday, potentially setting up a showdown with lawmakers over the deal. The United States and the UAE aim to have … Read more U.S. Moves Forward With Sale Of 50 F-35 Jets To UAE – Sources

Odisha CM Patnaik Says His Father Was in Favour of Developing Missiles to Scare ‘China’

Amid the prevailing tension in the Sino-India border, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday said at a public meeting for Balasore by-election that his father Biju Patnaik, who was also a CM of the state, was in favour of developing missiles which could scare China. While addressing his second virtual rally for the November … Read more Odisha CM Patnaik Says His Father Was in Favour of Developing Missiles to Scare ‘China’

Pompeo Wraps Up Anti-China Tour Of Asia In Vietnam

HANOI, Vietnam: U,S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is wrapping up an anti-China tour of Asia in Vietnam as the fierce American presidential election race enters its final stretch. With just four days left in the campaign in which China has been a central theme, Pompeo was visiting Hanoi on Friday ostensibly to celebrate 25 … Read more Pompeo Wraps Up Anti-China Tour Of Asia In Vietnam

Law Dept Opinion Will Be Sought On Police Refusing To Provide FIR Copies, Delhi Assembly Panel Told

The court sought the law ministry’s response after going through a statement by the World Health Organisation, which has declared virginity testing as unscientific, medically unnecessary and unreliable. The Delhi government’s principal secretary, home, told the Legislative Assembly’s minority welfare committee on Thursday that opinion of the law department would be sought over the police’s … Read more Law Dept Opinion Will Be Sought On Police Refusing To Provide FIR Copies, Delhi Assembly Panel Told

US GDP Grows 33.1% In Third Quarter Of 2020

Jha Washington, Oct 29: The US economy grew by 33.1 per cent in the third-quarter of this year, indicating a revival of the economy from affects of the coronavirus pandemic. President Donald Trump, who is seeking re-election for a second four-year term, has welcomed the latest GDP estimates released by the US Department of Commerce … Read more US GDP Grows 33.1% In Third Quarter Of 2020

Pelosi Wants ‘Big’ Health Care, Infrastructure Push In 2021

WASHINGTON: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is preparing a 2021 legislative agenda with two great, big initiatives expanding health care access and rebuilding American infrastructure that are longtime Democratic priorities aligned with Joe Bidens platform and taking on fresh urgency in the COVID-19 crisis. Pelosi said the bills, from the party’s own top 10-list of legislation … Read more Pelosi Wants ‘Big’ Health Care, Infrastructure Push In 2021

Delhi Court Grants Bail to BJP Leader Hans Raj Hans in Defamation Complaint by Manish Sisodia

File photo of Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia. (Image: ANI) The court granted the bail on a personal bond of Rs 20,000 with one surety of the like amount. Sisodia had filed the complaint against Hans and other BJP leaders — Memebrs of Parliament Manoj Tiwari and Pravesh Verma, MLAs Manjinder Singh Sirsa and Vijender … Read more Delhi Court Grants Bail to BJP Leader Hans Raj Hans in Defamation Complaint by Manish Sisodia

Pelosi Scolds White House Over No Response In Virus Talks

WASHINGTON: The major players in Washington’s COVID relief aid blame game lobbed familiar volleys on Thursday, marking time in the days before an election that promises to change the landscape for talks that have dragged on for months without producing results. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued a scolding assessment, blaming Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin for … Read more Pelosi Scolds White House Over No Response In Virus Talks