Russia has been pushing extensively for a Covid 19 vaccine by the end of this year amid the race to produce world''s first coronavirus vaccine.However, the Russian Defence Ministry earlier clarified that tests of the vaccine against coronavirus are being conducted in full compliance with methodological regulations, with no attempts to reduce the duration of the research.
"Under the OPEC agreements, Russia kept oil output in July at June s level. The compliance rate will be close to that in June, " it said.Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said earlier that Russia s compliance rate in June had been 99%.
Russia s health minister was quoted in the news reports as saying that a mass vaccination programme, presumably using this vaccine, would be launched in Russia in October and that doctors and teachers would be among the first groups to be vaccinated.The reports did not specify whether all the three stages of clinical trials were over, or only stage II was completed. A news report by Russia s Tass news agency in the second week of July had said that this candidate vaccine had entered phase II of clinical trials on July 13. Phase II trials, in which the vaccine is tested for its ability to trigger immune response in human beings, usually takes a few months to be completed. Read in Tamil
Now, there is another new Nokia phone with model number TA 1243, which has been certified by the Eurasian Economic Community (EEC). Since the EEC certifications reveal next to nothing, we do not know a thing about the Nokia TA 1243, and will have to wait for the device to pop on some other certification site or until its launch. However, the Nokia TA 1243 could also be a variant of the Nokia 8.3 5G, since we do not know the model numbers of the latter yet.And, it is not the lone device, which got certified, the Nokia TA 1270 was also mentioned. Thankfully the Nokia TA 1270 has previously appeared on FCC certification s site and revealed some of its specifications. The Nokia TA 1270 is a Dual SIM (DS) device and is meant to be the Rest of World (ROW) variant of a new 4G Nokia smartphone that also has three other variants, namely, TA 1277 (Single SIM), TA 1274 (DS), and TA 1275, of which the first two are the Americas (continent) specific while the latter one is a Single SIM ROW variant.
"Of course, it was the right thing. Also, we're doing the right thing by not deploying our ambassador back to the Russian Federation. But this is only the tip of the iceberg. There is a whole layer of things related to someone not being allowed somewhere. All this isn''t surprising, since there is an ongoing war between us," Kuleba said.He was also asked if Ukraine could follow the path of Georgia, which severed diplomatic ties and chose the option of European mediation in dealing with the aggressor state.
KHABAROVSK MOSCOW : Thousands of people marched in the Russian far eastern city of Khabarovsk on Saturday for a fourth consecutive weekend in protest at President Vladimir Putin''s handling of a local political crisis.Residents of Khabarovsk, around 3,800 miles (6,110 km) and seven time zones east of Moscow, are unhappy about the July 9 detention of Sergei Furgal, the wider region''s popular governor, who was arrested on murder charges he denies.
Around one third of the country #39;s 101 fire departments were on high alert, with Paris forecast to reach 40C in the shade after several cities hit record highs yesterday.Authorities in the capital imposed driving restrictions to limit ozone pollution as tens of thousands of Parisians prepared to flee to cooler climes, according to the nation #39;s traffic surveillance agency.
The Indian Army is making elaborate preparations for the long haul in eastern Ladakh even as it awaits confirmation from the Chinese military for the fifth round of military talks.Sunil Chhetri scored twice during the group stage of the Asian Cup in the beginning of last year. Both goals came in their 4 1 drubbing of Thailand in the opening match.
This faith in Indian exceptionalism pervades and defines India s external relations. For Indians, the country is unique and thus deserving of global power status. In a speech in March 1949, India s first prime minister and foreign minister, Jawaharlal Nehru, stated that it was inevitable for India to play an important global role not because of any ambition of hers, but because of the force of circumstances, because of geography, because of history .Indian exceptionalism rests on the belief that there is something unique about the nation, which enabled it to gain independence without violence, revolution or war. Indian discourse often speaks of an Indian character that will overcome odds and circumvent difficulties. In this case, they are not just feel good avowals, but, rather, reflect a deep seated way of thinking, similar to the messianic vision of the United States.
Mumbai (AsiaNews) ndash; The BJP led Government of Karnataka has put on hold a controversial proposal to drop certain chapters from social science textbooks to trim the 2020 21 curriculum for Grades 1 to 10 students. The sections to be removed covered Islam, Christianity, Tipu Sultan and his father, Hyder Ali.State authorities had initially decided to cut the 2020 21 syllabus because of the COVID 19 pandemic. Chapters on the Constitution, Islam and Christianity were left out of school curricula, various media reported.
The research showed that 90 per cent of virus particles die in room temperature water in 24 hours and 99.9 per cent within 72 hours. The findings from the research published on Thursday by the Russian Federal Service for Human Wellbeing indicated that the resilience of the coronavirus is directly dependent on the temperature of the water.While coronavirus can live in water in certain conditions, the study claimed that the virus does not multiply in either sea or fresh water. The study showed that the virus can remain active up to 48 hours on stainless steel, linoleum, glass, plastic, and ceramic surfaces.
For instance, ;America Ka Neta Kaisa Ho, Jo Biden Jaisa Ho,; (America;s leader needs to be like Biden) has been picked from a popular election campaign slogan from the world;s largest democracy.Opposition Democratic Party ''s election slogan in Indian languages comes four years after the phenomenal success of Trump campaign ''s election slogan in 2016, "Ab Ki Trump Sarkar " (This time, Trump government), on the lines of Prime Minister Narendra Modi ''s 2014 election catch line "Ab Ki Baar Modi Sarkaar ".Ajay Bhutoria, national finance committee member for Biden for President 2020, said the campaign is planning to reach out to the Indian American voters in their own languages.Currently, he is collaborating with the Biden Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Team to communicate directly with Indian Americans in more than 14 languages including Hindi, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, Bengali, Urdu , Kannada, Malayalee, Oriya, Marathi and Nepali.Bhutoria, in a statement, acknowledged that this is influenced by his upbringing in India, wherein elections are community celebrations, with catchy slogans and rallies featuring Bollywood music on loudspeakers.The slogan "America Ka Neta Kaisa Ho Joe Biden Jaisa Ho " has been created to generate similar enthusiasm among Indian American voters in the country. The presidential elections are scheduled for November 3. Biden, the Democratic presidential nominee, is challenging Republican incumbent President Donald Trump.Bhutoria hoped that his digital outreach will motivate more Indian Americans to become engaged in politics, register to vote, and cast their ballots for former vice president Biden this November. "The Biden campaign felt that there was a need to create campaign graphics in regional Indian languages so that our diverse community feels even more connected to Joe Biden, " said Neha Dewan, national director, South Asians for Biden. "As vice president, Biden often reminds us that immigrants are a core chapter of the American story. #8216;Our country ''s ability to draw hard working people from every culture and every nation has always made us stronger ', " she said.
Bitcoin trading is growing in Russia. That ''s despite attempts by the government to make it difficult for investors to do so.For years, Russian lawmakers have blown hot and cold over cryptocurrency regulation, creating an atmosphere that has often left the entire digital asset industry in the country on tenterhooks.
Coal s surge in the South Asian nation is symbolic of the difficult choice that the region s developing countries face as they seek affordable energy to support economic growth while trying to limit chronic air pollution. Asian demand is expected to support the commodity as its usage drops in most of the developed world in a transition to cleaner or renewable energy sources.Pakistan s coal fired power generation jumped 57% to a record in the fiscal year through June, according to data from the government s National Electric Power Regulatory Authority. Coal accounted for about a fifth of total output, backed by supplies from the country s first coal mine in its Thar region, developed as part of China s Belt and Road plan.
Following a recent security assessment, it has been found that Turkey has been funding and supporting extremist Islamic organisations in Kerala and Kashmir, reported Hindustan Times. Turkey, led by Islamist leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan, has reportedly emerged as the epicentre of anti India activities. As per the report, the expansionist Turkish government, seeking to establish its dominance in the Islamic world through its conservatism and #8216;Ottoman traditions ' is now exerting its influence on South Asian Muslims. According to officials familiar with the security assessment, an extensive review was carried out to unearth the escalated anti India activities that are perpetrated by Turkey in coordination with the deep state in Pakistan.
Currently, Tesla Model 3 is the most affordable car in the company s lineup, with prices beginning from $37,990 (roughly equivalent to Rs. 28.5 lakh) for the base variant in its home market. Although it s relatively affordable compared to other Tesla models, it isn t an affordable car in absolute terms.Also, there are plenty of markets, like India and other South Asian countries, where a price tag $35,000 would be considered appropriate only for a luxury car, not an affordable family car. Just a few days ago, Elon Musk had tweeted that he s hoping to enter the brand into Indian market soon, but at the moment, the EV brand doesn t have the tools necessary to win the buyers over.