Amnesty India has halted its operations in the country alleging “reprisal” from the government. “The attacks on Amnesty International India and other outspoken human rights organizations, activists and human rights defenders is only an extension of the various repressive policies and sustained assault by the government on those who speak truth to power,” it said.
US President Donald Trump will vote in person in West Palm Beach, Florida, before holding campaign rallies in the three swing states of North Carolina, Ohio and Wisconsin.
The results, published in the journal Scientific Reports, support the use of the USFDA-approved hepatitis C drug EPCLUSA — Sofosbuvir/Velpatasvir — in combination with other antiviral drugs in Covid-19 clinical trials.
The Election Commission of India on Wednesday issued notice to former Madhya Pradesh CM Kamal Nath over his ‘item’ remark. The commission has asked him to clear his stand within 48 hours. Former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath, while campaigning in Dabra (Reserve) segment in Gwalior district on Sunday, had allegedly called BJP candidate Imarti Devi an ‘item’. The Congress however accused the BJP of trying to misinterpret certain words.