U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo indicated early Monday that U.S. Ambassador to China Terry Branstad was leaving his post.
Conversion just for the sake of marriage is not valid, the Allahabad High Court said while hearing a case. The statement by the court came after a couple had approached the court to direct police and the woman’s father not to disturb their marital life. The court had, however, dismissed the plea made by the newly married couple.
Hitting out at his political rivals, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, who did not help distressed people during the coronavirus lockdown, are now seeking votes from them.
The total number of global coronavirus cases has surpassed 44 million, including more than 1,171,272 fatalities. More than 32,442,947 patients are reported to have recovered. Follow this breaking news blog for live updates on the coronavirus pandemic as it continues to pose a challenge for health workers and scientists who are in a race against time to produce a vaccine/medicine.