The Uttar Pradesh Vidhi Virudh Dharm Samparivartan Pratishad Adyadesh, 2020 or the UP Unlawful Religious Conversion Prohibition Ordinance, 2020 was cleared by the State Cabinet weeks after Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath promised to bring an "effective law" against " love jihad ".
Members of the Scottish Parliament unanimously passed The Period Products (Free Provision)(Scotland) Act on Tuesday which makes it legally mandatory for all public institutions to provide period products, including tampons and pads to all those who need them.
Late morning into the afternoon, some clearing and turning mild with highs in the 60s to near 70. Omaha could see as much as 2 to 4 inches of rain. Most areas in the region will pick up about and inch of rain. Health officials from the local level to the federal officials have advised folks to avoid traveling on Thanksgiving to celebrate the holiday with members outside their household, especially if the gathering was indoors.
Democrat Joe Biden defeated Trump in the United States elections earlier this month, but Trump has refused to formally concede, alleging without evidence that there was widespread voter fraud. He did so after admitting giving "incomplete information" to Mike Pence, the vice president, about his phone calls with the Russian ambassador. "This time, Trump has once again abused the pardon power to reward Michael Flynn , who chose loyalty to Trump over loyalty to his country".
The Australian government's confirmed that academic Kylie-Moore Gilbert's been freed from prison in Iran. Kylie Moore-Gilbert, a lecturer at Melbourne University, had been detained in Iran since September 2018. She wore a blue face mask under her chin. Later, footage showed Ms Moore-Gilbert being escorted to a large grey van after nightfall. It was not immediately clear when Ms Moore-Gilbert would arrive back in Australia.
As the coronavirus pandemic prolongs, a lethal mix of confinement, deepening poverty and economic duress is unleashing a renewed wave of violence against refugee, displaced and stateless women and girls, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is warning today.