Follow NewsGram on Instagram to keep yourself updated. From Sydney to Rome, firework displays, pyre burnings and live performances were being watched online or on television－if they had not been canceled altogether. A New Year's morning flag-raising ceremony took place in front of the Presidential Office Building, but it was limited to government officials and invited guests.
I spoke to Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger yesterday about Fulton County and voter fraud in Georgia. Raffensperger's Twitter response: "Respectfully, President Trump: What you're saying is not true". Throughout the call, Trump repeated he had won the state. The president linked his fate in the state to Tuesday's Senate runoff elections in which two incumbent Republican senators, David Perdue and Kelly Loeffler , respectively face Democratic challengers Jon Ossoff and the ...
Mr Johnson's warnings of tougher measures were echoed were echoed by the government's former chief scientific advisor and current member of the Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies (Sage), Professor Sir Mark Walport, who is said that it would be hard to keep the new variant under control without "much tighter" social distancing measures.
Although the United Kingdom reached a last-minute trade deal with the European Union on Christmas Eve, it does not cover Gibraltar, a tiny British territory on Spain's southern tip, which is historically claimed by Madrid. Most Gibraltarians can speak both English and Spanish. Arancha Gonzalez Laya announced that the "agreement in principle" means people in Gibraltar "can breathe a sigh of relief".
He has also called for a campaign to counter "misleading rumours" that may scare people off getting the vaccine. "The vaccination teams followed all norms and suggestions while conducting the dry run", he said. The Minister further explained that Delhi reported 585 cases on Friday, adding that the positivity rate was 0.73 per cent and it was on a continuous decline.
According to reports, Pottinger allegedly said, "Even establishment figures in Beijing have openly dismissed the wet market story", which is in reference to a theory that COVID-19 was transmitted from animals to humans in a Wuhan wildlife market.