At a press conference at the White House Tuesday, President Donald Trump said that he was surprised Biden had picked Harris as a running mate after she allegedly disrespected him during the democratic debates.
At least 60 protesters, including 2020 Booker Prize long-listed novelist Tsitsi Dangarembga, were arrested by law enforcement authorities for participating in street protests held in the capital city of Harare last Friday.
Thailand Protests: Last week, around 3,000 young people — led by the student coalition group Free Youth — assembled at Bangkok’s historic Democracy Monument. In the days that followed, smaller protests broke out in cities and towns across the country.
Facebook’s recent policy tweaks did little to suppress the growing revolt among advertisers worldwide, who have criticised the company for allegedly failing to contain the rampant spread of hate speech and misinformation.
India’s burgeoning edtech sector, worth over Rs 15,000 crore, is cashing in on the captive audience, but it is not an easy lesson for governments that have traditionally not spent on digital infrastructure
Shiven had left for Mumbai on March 15 with his grandmother after his exams were cancelled on account of the COVID-19 pandemic. His holiday was unexpectedly extended when on March 24, the Centre announced a nationwide lockdown.
With a steadily rising number of COVID-19 cases and ill-equipped and under-funded public health systems, other parts of South America also find themselves in the midst of an uphill battle against the deadly virus.