U.S. Ambassador to China Terry Branstad will retire and leave Beijing early next month, the embassy said on Monday.
A twoday rally planned this weekend is jangling nerves in Bangkok, with apprehension about how far student demonstrators will go in pushing demands for reform of Thailands monarchy and how the authorities might react.
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, one of President Donald Trump’s most powerful allies in Washington, has avoided visiting the White House for more than two months because of its handling of the coronavirus, he told reporters on Thursday.
Nine of the 36 pollution monitoring station in Delhi showed ‘severe’ air quality index on Friday, according to the Central Pollution Control Board’s data. According to the pollution monitoring agency, AQI in North Delhi’s Alipur area was 447, which falls in the ‘severe’ category, followed by Shadipur, Wazirpur, Jahagirpuri, Mundka, Patparganj, Anand Vihar, Bawana, and Vivek Vihar.