Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav has emerged as the most favoured chief ministerial candidate, one of the exit polls show. According to India Today-Axis My India Exit Poll projections, Tejashwi, who is the CM face of the Mahagathbandhan, has come out as the top choice for chief minister’s chair.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke with US President-elect Joe Biden on Tuesday and discussed the COVID-19 pandemic, climate change and cooperation in the Indo-Pacific region as the two leaders reiterated their firm commitment to strengthen their strategic bilateral relationship. This was the first interaction between the two leaders after Democrat Biden defeated incumbent president Donald Trump in the US Presidential electiion.
For the first time since he won the Democratic Party’s nomination for the November 3 presidential election, Joe Biden is set to campaign in Iowa this week, another battleground state which President Donald Trump won in 2016.
Allies of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny reacted with scorn on Wednesday to comments by Russia that it would have made no sense for Moscow to poison an opponent whose popularity rating was so low.