North Bengal University (NBU) in Siliguri will introduce Tea Sciences as a full time undergraduate course from this academic year, a senior official of the institute has said. … [Read more...] about NBU First Varsity in India to Offer UG Course on Tea Sciences, Says Institute Official
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WASHINGTON, Aug. 6 (Xinhua) -- Just three months before perhaps the most crucial election in the post-WWII era, U.S. media and people are in a frenzy of discussions over who might lead the world's biggest economy, at a time when a multitude of U.S. businesses have been ravaged by the COVID-19 shutdown and the whole world is fighting the pandemic. … [Read more...] about U.S. media, public divide over government performance amid pandemic, protests
Washington has never stopped abusing national and political power to repress law-abiding Chinese tech companies. Although Washington has failed to give any credible evidence to support its claim that Huawei poses a security threat, it has spent months piling pressure on other countries to exclude the Chinese tech giant from their 5G networks. More recently, the White House threatened to ban outright TikTok, a hugely popular video-sharing app worldwide. … [Read more...] about Commentary: Pompeo’s dirty tricks against China a shame
Uttar Pradesh cabinet minister Kamla Rani Varun, died on Sunday (August 2) due to coronavirus infection. She was undergoing treatment at a Lucknow hospital. 62-year-old Kamla Rani and was a legislator from the Ghatampur Assembly segment, and had been hospitalised in the Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences (SGPGIMS). … [Read more...] about Kamal Rani Varun, cabinet minister in Yogi Adityanath’s government dies due to COVID-19
IMAGE: Ringside seats. Free. Folks take in a performance of the New Orleans School of Ballet, in collaboration with the Magnolia Dance & Company, in New Orleans, Louisiana, in celebration of Juneteenth 2020, a holiday that marks the end of American slavery in 1865. Photograph: Kathleen Flynn/Reuters … [Read more...] about Fun is alive. Take that COVID-19!