Samsung Galaxy A32 4G India Price Leaks Ahead of March 5 Launch

Samsung Galaxy A32 4G India Price Leaks Ahead of March 5 Launch

  According to a report Samsung Galaxy A32 4G price in India has leaked days before its scheduled launch. The phone’s specifications are already known as it debuted in Russia just last week. The Samsung Galaxy A32 4G will launch in India on March 5. The phone is powered by the MediaTek Helio G80 SoC […]

US jobs market shows signs of improvement but challenges ahead

Fewer people in the United States filed new claims for unemployment benefits last week amid falling COVID-19 infections but the near-term outlook for the labour market is unclear after winter storms wreaked havoc in southern states earlier this month. Still, the decline in claims to a three-month low reported by the Department of Labor on Thursday […]

What will it take to stay one step ahead of a mutating COVID-19?

As of now, nearly 110 million people around the world are known to have been infected with SARS-CoV2, the virus that causes COVID-19 and which first came to light more than a year ago. The actual number of people who have had the virus is probably higher as many cases are asymptomatic, and others went […]

Australia to push ahead with media law despite Facebook blackout

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison promised on Friday to press ahead with a new law to force Facebook to pay media organisations for their content after a news blackout triggered outrage not only in Australia but in other countries where governments are considering similar laws. Facebook stopped its 13 million Australian users from viewing and […]

Ahead of Sahel summit, where do France and G5 countries stand?

Leaders of five Sahelian countries in West Africa and their French counterpart will hold a summit this week to discuss the fight against armed groups in the volatile region. The heads of state of the so-called G5 Sahel countries – Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania and Niger – will converge in Chad’s capital, N’Djamena, while […]

Will the first Palestinian elections in 15 years go ahead?

25:55 From: Inside Story Rival Palestinian factions agree on terms for holding long-delayed presidential and legislative votes. Read more By  Inside Story 11 Feb 2021 facebooktwitterwhatsapp More episodes from Inside Story play 24:55 play 25:10 play 24:53 play 24:55 Show more . Source link

EU nations unite ahead of WhatsApp, Skype privacy talks

European Union members’ decision to take a joint stance in the privacy talks represents the end of a three-year impasse. European Union countries on Wednesday agreed to take a joint position in forthcoming negotiations with EU lawmakers and the European Commission on planned privacy rules governing Facebook’s WhatsApp and Microsoft’s Skype, ending a three-year impasse. […]

Britt Reid, Son of Chiefs Coach, Drank Alcohol Ahead of Car Crash

Britt Reid, the outside linebackers coach for the Kansas City Chiefs and a son of the head coach, Andy Reid, told police officers he had “two or three drinks” before he was involved in an automobile crash Thursday night that left a child with life-threatening injuries, according to a search warrant filed in Jackson County, […]

Palestinian electoral alliance splits ahead of Israel vote

An electoral alliance of Palestinian parties in Israel has split ahead of parliamentary elections in March, which could weaken the representation of Palestinian citizens of Israel in the Knesset. The Arab Joint List, which won a record 15 seats in the parliamentary vote last year, finalised their split on Thursday, with the United Arab List […]

Democrats Speed Ahead on Economic Aid Package

WASHINGTON — Democrats on Tuesday took the first step to push through President Biden’s $1.9 trillion economic rescue plan, using a budgetary maneuver that could eventually allow the measure to become law without Republican support. The move advanced the two-track strategy that Mr. Biden and Democratic leaders are employing to speed the aid package through […]

How the Search for Covid-19 Treatments Faltered While Vaccines Sped Ahead

Nearly a year into the coronavirus pandemic, as thousands of patients are dying every day in the United States and widespread vaccination is still months away, doctors have precious few drugs to fight the virus. A handful of therapies — remdesivir, monoclonal antibodies and the steroid dexamethasone — have improved the care of Covid patients, […]

Navalny: Police detain brother, search home ahead of new protests

Russian authorities stepped up pressure on jailed Kremlin critic Alexey Navalny on Wednesday, as police raided his apartment and offices, as well as those of his allies and took his brother into custody ahead of new protests for his release this weekend. The 44-year-old, who nearly died after being poisoned last year, was jailed for […]

US warns of more ‘domestic extremist’ violence in months ahead

A federal bulletin says Capitol riot could inspire further violence as far right seethes over Trump’s loss. The United States could face a heightened threat of domestic extremist violence for weeks from people angry at Donald Trump’s election defeat and inspired by the deadly storming of the US Capitol, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) […]

AstraZeneca says coronavirus vaccine delivery talks with EU to go ahead

MOSCOW: Russian parliament’s lower house on Wednesday unanimously voted to ratify an agreement to extend by five years a key nuclear pact with the United States that was set to expire next week.A total of 399 lawmakers voted in favor of extending the agreement, with no votes against or abstentions. The lawmakers ratified the pact […]

Somali troops, Jubbaland regional forces clash ahead of elections

Mogadishu accuses Nairobi of supporting ‘rebels’ as fighting breaks out in the town of Bulo Hawo ahead of next month’s general elections. Heavy fighting has broken out in the town of Bulo Hawo between Somali forces and those from the federal territory of Jubbaland, which borders Kenya, ahead of general elections slated for next month. […]

Swiss voters favour ‘burqa ban’, poll shows ahead of public vote

More than 60 percent of voters will vote yes, or are considering doing so, in upcoming referendum, survey shows. A clear majority of Swiss voters favour introducing a nationwide prohibition against the wearing of full facial coverings such as burqas and niqabs in public spaces, a poll showed on Friday. According to the Tamedia poll of […]

Japan insists Olympics will go ahead after cancellation report

State of emergency in Tokyo and chief cities over pandemic raise doubts about delayed Games that have been rescheduled for July. Japan has denied a report that there is an agreement among officials that the Tokyo Olympics, which have already been delayed for a year, are “doomed” because of the still-raging coronavirus pandemic and that […]

‘No plan B’: IOC chief says Tokyo Olympics will go ahead

With just more than six months to go until the postponed Games, doubts have grown over the event with the pandemic still raging across much of the world. The Tokyo Olympic Games will go ahead this year after being postponed from last year due to the coronavirus pandemic, International Olympic Committee (IOC) chief Thomas Bach […]

US stocks open higher ahead of Biden’s inauguration

The major United States stock indexes all opened on the plus side ahead of Joe Biden’s inauguration as 46th president of the US, driven by hopes that more generous government spending will be unleashed under the new administration. The major United States stock indexes all opened higher on Wednesday ahead of Joe Biden’s inauguration as […]

Italy’s Conte survives close Senate vote, pledges to forge ahead

Embattled prime minister faces prospect of leading a minority government but hopes to entice centrist and liberal legislators outside his coalition. Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte has narrowly won a confidence vote in Italy’s Senate, the upper house, allowing him to remain in office after a junior partner quit his coalition last week in the midst […]

‘Chilling’ crackdown on dissent in Vietnam ahead of key congress

As Vietnam’s ruling Communist Party gears up for its most important meeting in years, its leadership has presided over an intensified crackdown on dissent, according to rights groups, activists and data collated by Reuters news agency. A record number of political prisoners, longer jail terms, and increased harassment of activists in recent years have contributed […]