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China Implements Lockdown in City of 4 Million, Lanzhou, In a Bid To Contain Latest Covid Outbreak

China Implements Lockdown in City of 4 Million, Lanzhou, In a Bid To Contain Latest Covid Outbreak

Highlights: Lockdown mandated in the Lanzhou city of China which is inhabited by approximately 4 million people. Lanzhou entered lockdown following Ejin which also witnessed scattered covid cases. 6 out of 29 new cases detected…

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United States Has A Commitment To Help Taiwan If China Attacks: Joe Biden

United States Has A Commitment To Help Taiwan If China Attacks: Joe Biden

Highlights: When asked if the US would defend Taiwan, Mr. Biden replied the US had a “commitment to do that.” When it comes to the sensitive topic of defending Taiwan, the United States has long…

Finance
Gita Gopinath Resigns As IMF’s Chief Economist, Will Return To Harvard As A Professor

Gita Gopinath Resigns As IMF’s Chief Economist, Will Return To Harvard As A Professor

Highlights: The Chief Economist of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) resigns from the post Gira Gopinath, the first very female Chief Economist of IMF held the position for 3 year Gopitnath will return to Harvard…

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Facebook Planning To Rebrand Under A New Name: Verge Reports

Facebook Planning To Rebrand Under A New Name: Verge Reports

Highlights: The renaming will most likely show Facebook’s app as one of the numerous products under a parent company’s umbrella. The branding of the original Facebook app and service may stay unaltered. Facebook CEO Mark…

Electronics
Apple’s Bizarre Product With Bizarre Pricing, Will People Buy It?

Apple’s Bizarre Product With Bizarre Pricing, Will People Buy It?

Highlights: Apple launches a polishing cloth with its logo debossed in one corner The product was launched along with its MacBook Pro Apple Inc has pushed the pricing boundaries yet again with the polishing cloth…

Lifestyle
Elon Musk Makes A Surprise Appearance At Competitors Conference: WHY??!

Elon Musk Makes A Surprise Appearance At Competitors Conference: WHY??!

Highlights: Elon Musk makes surprise appearance at Volkswagen’s conference Elon Musk was invited by Herbert Diess, the Chief Executive officer of the rival, German, car manufacturer Owner of Tesla Inc, Elon Musk, addressed 200 executives…

Lifestyle
After Being Denied Food At A Wedding, A Hungry Photographer Deletes All Pictures In Front Of The Groom

After Being Denied Food At A Wedding, A Hungry Photographer Deletes All Pictures In Front Of The Groom

Highlights: After being denied food at a wedding, a hungry photographer erased all the wedding photographs. The groom informed him he had to be the photographer or could leave without pay. The photographer went on to…

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SAARC Meeting Called Off As Pakistan Wanted Taliban To Represent Afghanistan: Report

SAARC Meeting Called Off As Pakistan Wanted Taliban To Represent Afghanistan: Report

Highlights: The SAARC member decided to maintain an empty chair as a representation for Afghanistan, but Pakistan opposed, and the meeting was cancelled. Even at the worst times of Indo-Pak relations, such as in 2019,…

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Afghanistan At Risk Of Total Collapse, Taliban Fighters Surviving On Donations: Report

Afghanistan At Risk Of Total Collapse, Taliban Fighters Surviving On Donations: Report

Highlights: Most nations have refused to recognise the Taliban rule as a result, the money is barely coming in. According to the United Nations, four million Afghans are suffering a “food emergency.” During a UN…

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Taliban Says “Woman Cannot Be A Minister… They Should Give Birth”

Taliban Says “Woman Cannot Be A Minister… They Should Give Birth”

Highlights: Taliban spokesperson Sayed Zekrullah Hashimi talks to TOLO News Taliban says “Woman cannot be a minister” Taliban is facing outrage on social media platforms Taliban announced an all-male cabinet for its interim government on…