In the wake of rising coronavirus cases in the national capital, the Delhi government on Sunday ordered the closure of Punjabi Basti and Janta markets in Nangloi area till November 30. The decision came after the West District Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) noted that the COVID-19 protocols of wearing masks, and maintaining social distancing were being flouted in these places.
The total number of global coronavirus cases has surpassed 46 million, including 1,200,193 fatalities. As many as 33,483,516 patients are reported to have recovered. Follow this breaking news blog for live updates on the coronavirus pandemic, ongoing elections as it continues to pose a challenge for health workers and scientists who are in a race against time to produce a vaccine/medicine.
President Donald Trump is increasingly at odds with Attorney General William Barr over the status of the Justice Department’s investigation into the origin of the Russia probe, with the president increasingly critical about a lack of arrests and Barr frustrated by Trump’s public pronouncements about the case, according to people familiar with the matter.
Barack Obama spent hours reading legal briefs as he mulled candidates for the Supreme Court. Bill Clinton savored building a personal connection with Ruth Bader Ginsburg. And Ronald Reagan offered a personal touch in making his case for Anthony Kennedy after his first two picks for a vacancy went sideways.