Nitish Kumar was on Monday sworn in as the Chief Minister of Bihar for the seventh time in two decades. He took oath in the presence of top leaders of the NDA including Union Home minister Amit Shah and BJP national president JP Nadda. Besides Kumar, 14 ministers also took oath. While 7 are from the BJP, 6 from the JDU. The HAM and VIP have been given one representation each in the new government. Kumar and others were administered the oath of office at Raj Bhavan by Governor Phagu Chauhan.
With polls showing him trailing Democrat Joe Biden with less than a month to go before the U.S. election, President Donald Trump appears to be reembracing the risky strategy of playing down the coronavirus despite signs it could further diminish his reelection chances.
A number of so-called “robotaxi” projects have popped up in the world’s second-largest economy over the past two years, with the companies involved eyeing creating viable autonomous ride hailing businesses.
With 44,879 new Covid-19 cases, India’s caseload climbs to 87L-mark, active cases remain below 5 lakh
India on Friday saw a single-day increase of 44,879 infections taking the country’s COVID-19 caseload to 8,728,795 while the number of people who have recovered from the disease have surged to 81 lakh, according to the Union Health Ministry data. The coronavirus death toll jumped to 1,28,668 with 547 new fatalities, the data updated at 8 am showed.