The first win of the Bihar election 2020 has been announced by the Election Commission in state’s Darbhanga Rural constituency. The Rashtriya Janata Dal’s (RJD) Lalit Kumar Yadav was able to secure 41.26% of the votes. Lalit Kumar Yadav, sitting RJD MLA from Darbhanga Rural has retained his seat, beating JDU’s Faraz Fatmi by 2141 votes.
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro will issue decrees laying the legal groundwork for Brazil to join the global COVID19 vaccine partnership known as COVAX and earmarking 2.5 billion reais ($453.8 million) for securing vaccines through the facility, his office said on Thursday.
U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday said legislation to help airline companies survive the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic could only move through Congress with guarantees that a comprehensive aid bill would be developed too.