Prosecutors can seek ‘virtual trial’ of US diplomat’s wife accused of killing a British teenager, UK says

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British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has said the path is now clear for a virtual trial of Anne Sacoolas, the US woman accused of killing 19-year-old Harry Dunn in August 2019 while she was driving on the wrong side of the road in England.

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No Sentence Reduction For Low-Level Crack Offenders: US Court

The US Supreme Court ruled unanimously on Monday that low-level crack cocaine offenders are not eligible to have their prison sentences reduced.

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US Flight Diverted After Man Threatens To “Take Plane Down”

A flight en route from Los Angeles to Atlanta was diverted for an emergency landing when a passenger attacked two flight attendants and threatened to bring down the plane, authorities said.

Original source: https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/us-delta-flight-1730-diverted-after-man-threatens-to-take-plane-down-2462584

China Brands Covid Lab-Leak Theory As “Absurd”, US Urges Transparency

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken stressed the need for cooperation and transparency over the origins of COVID-19 in a call with Chinese counterpart Yang Jiechi on Friday and raised other…

Original source: https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/china-brands-covid-lab-leak-theory-as-absurd-us-urges-transparency-2462042

Relations With US At Lowest Point In Years: Vladimir Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin, in an interview with NBC News ahead of his meeting with U.S. President Joe Biden next week, said US-Russia relations are at their lowest point in recent years.

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10 times Nusrat Jahan wowed us in ethnic wear

83415189Bengali actress and TMC MP Nusrat Jahan redefines elegance in her beautiful sari and kurti collection. We have curated her 10 best ethnic looks that gives us major fashion goals. Have a look.

Original source: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/life-style/fashion/web-stories/10-times-nusrat-jahan-wowed-us-in-ethnic-wear/photostory/83415189.cms

Shooter, 2 Others, Including Child, Killed In US Grocery Store Shooting

Three people including a child were shot dead in a grocery store in Florida on Thursday, the latest in a series of shootings in the southern US state.

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If Covid Trends Continue, Could Be Years Before Virus Controlled: US Body

If the spread of COVID-19 continues at current rates it will be years before the virus is controlled in the Americas, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) said on Wednesday, as it called for…

Original source: https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/pan-american-health-organization-if-covid-trends-continue-it-could-be-years-before-virus-is-controlled-2460354

US Senate Approves Mammoth Innovation Bill To Counter China

The US Senate passed a sweeping industrial policy bill Tuesday aimed at countering a surging economic threat from rival China, overcoming partisan divisions to support pumping more than $170 billion…

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US Seeks “Common Approach” With Allies On Possible China Olympics Boycott

US reiterated its desire Monday to forge a “common approach” with allies over a possible boycott of next year’s Beijing Winter Olympics, as called for by growing numbers of US lawmakers.

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US To Donate 750,000 COVID-19 Vaccine Shots To Taiwan

The United States will donate 750,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses to Taiwan as part of the country’s plan to share shots globally, US Senator Tammy Duckworth said on Sunday, offering a much-needed boost to…

Original source: https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/us-to-donate-750-000-covid-19-vaccine-shots-to-taiwan-2457360

US Report On UFOs Inconclusive But Couldn’t Rule Out Aliens Existence

The conclusion of a classified US intelligence report on the existence of alien UFOs is . . . inconclusive, US media reported Friday.

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US Contributed $2 Billion To Global Alliance On Vaccines For Covax

US has so far contributed $2 billion to GAVI for COVAX facility, a global risk-sharing mechanism for pooled procurement and equitable distribution of COVID-19 vaccines.

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Ransomware Attacks “Rising National Security Concern” For US: White House

US President Joe Biden views increasingly frequent ransomware attacks to be a “rising national security concern,” White House press secretary Jen Psaki told reporters on Friday.

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US Lawmakers Ask Joe Biden For Equitable Administration Of Covid Vaccines

Over 40 American lawmakers on Friday wrote to US President Joe Biden, urging him to take all the necessary measures to ensure equitable administration of COVID-19 vaccines across the world.

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“Rapid Action Needed”: US Lawmakers On Global Covid Vaccine Sharing Plan

Top American lawmakers on Thursday welcomed the decision of the Joe Biden Administration to ship 25 million COVID-19 vaccines abroad, including India.

Original source: https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/us-lawmakers-on-global-covid-19-vaccine-sharing-plan-rapid-action-needed-2455941

US To Announce Details Of Global Distribution Of 80 Million Covid Shots

President Joe Biden will announce within days the details of a plan to export 80 million coronavirus vaccine doses to other countries “without any political strings attached,” US Secretary of State…

Original source: https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/us-president-joe-biden-to-announce-details-of-global-distribution-of-80-million-covid-shots-2455087

US Watchdog Says Tesla Failed To Oversee Elon Musk’s Tweets: Report

US securities watchdog told Tesla Inc last year that Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk’s use of Twitter had twice violated a settlement requiring his tweets to be preapproved by company lawyers, the…

Original source: https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/us-securities-and-exchange-commission-letters-claim-tesla-failed-to-oversee-elon-musks-tweets-report-2454224