External Affairs Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar will not be part of a video-call that has been convened by the Canadian foreign minister Francois-Philippe Champagne on Monday. Protests were also held in the U.S. state of California where hundreds of people led a procession across the Bay Bridge in solidarity with Indian farmers.
Pentagon released a statement and denied the allegations and said that it was fully cooperating with the President-elect's team. One defense official, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, citing the sensitivity of the subject, said that Biden transition officials had improperly contacted agencies directly to arrange visits and briefings, and were told that they instead needed to submit requests to the Pentagon.
The NHS says that people over 80 who are attending hospital as outpatients as well as those being discharged from hospital will be among the first to receive the vaccine. The first doses are set to be administered on Tuesday, with the National Health Service ( NHS ) giving top priority to vaccinating the over-80s, frontline healthcare workers and care home staff and residents.
The Trump administration had hoped Saudi Arabia would join the UAE and Bahrain in recognizing Israel and forging diplomatic ties, a move seen as increasingly distant in the wake of Joe Biden's election as United States president. That has forced Qatar Airways aircraft to fly over Iran , Riyadh's arch-rival and a long-time adversary of Washington, paying significant overflight fees to Tehran in the process.
United We Dream, an immigrant rights group, said on its website that the order means people who have never been part of DACA can now apply for the first time . Garaufis was not the only federal judge who questioned the legality of Wolf's appointment. Congress' investigative arm determined the appointment to be invalid in August.
The biggest blaze began late on Wednesday as a house fire in Orange County's Silverado Canyon, and the fire has since grown to 11 square miles. Officials said the blaze started inside a home Wednesday and quickly spread. A hotshot hand crew works on a fire line Thursday in Silverado Canyon in Orange County, Calif. The quick Santa Ana Winds also helped the fire to be spotted by NASA satellites, as it blew the smoke out to sea.