The Jharkhand government has banned performing the Chhath Puja on water bodies in the state. The decision by the state government comes in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak. According to the guidelines issued by the State Disaster Management Committee late on Sunday, all precautions will be taken by the government to ensure the safety of people amid the pandemic while performing the Chhath Puja.
With the start of early voting less than a week away and a software update being installed to address a glitch in Georgia’s voting machines, a federal judge was still considering a request by voting integrity activists to sideline the new touchscreen voting machines in favor of handmarked paper ballots for the November general election.
Walmart, Amazon and other corporate giants donated money to a Tennessee state lawmaker’s reelection campaign after she used social media to amplify and promote the QAnon conspiracy theory, according to an Associated Press review of campaign finance records and the candidate’s posts.
Iconic US Supreme Court Judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dies at 87; Trump and Biden Likely to Clash on Replacement
The death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg just over six weeks before Election Day is likely to set off a heated battle over whether President Donald Trump should nominate, and the Republican-led Senate should confirm, her replacement, or if the seat should remain vacant until the outcome of his race against Democrat Joe Biden is known.