Delhi recorded as many as 7,178 fresh coronavirus cases on Friday. This is the highest number of cases recorded in the national capital since the deadly infection reached the city earlier this year. With this, the tally of COVID-19 cases in the state has reached over 4.23 lakh, while the death toll mounted to 6,833. Sixty-Four fatalities have been recorded in the last 24 hours, according to the latest bulletin issued by the Delhi health department.
Joe Biden’s path to 2020 President and his 50-yr career with White House | Know about the Democratic nominee
After almost half a century on the national political stage, Joe Biden is fighting to achieve a decades-long dream of winning the White House and becoming president of the United States. But he’s doing so during an precedented time in American history, as the nation battles a global pandemic, economic collapse and civil unrest. Biden, a Democratic nominee, is up against Donald Trump in the race for US presidency. Biden had run for presidentship twice before becoming vice president under President Barack Obama. In a ceremony at the White House, President Obama had awarded Joe Biden the Presidential Medal of Freedom with Distinction—the nation’s highest civilian honor.
Turkey said on Friday it extended the operations of its seismic research vessel Barbaros Hayrettin Pasa off southeastern Cyprus until Oct. 18.
Britain on Friday stripped disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein of an honor recognizing his contribution to the U.K. film industry.