As the criticism grew, it led to thousands of retweets saying that supporting Mulan is tantamount to being complicit in these human rights violations. Hong Kong democracy activist Joshua Wong and internet users in Taiwan and Thailand are among those who promoted hashtags “#BoycottMulan” and “#BanMulan” on Twitter. … [Read more...] about Disney’s remake of Mulan draws criticism for filming in China’s restive Xinjiang region
There are broadly four types of vaccine — one, a vaccine based on the whole virus (this could be either inactivated, or an attenuated [weakened] virus vaccine); two, a non-replicating viral vector vaccine that uses a benign virus as vector that carries the antigen of SARS-CoV; three, nucleic-acid vaccines that have genetic material like DNA and RNA of antigens like spike protein given to a person, helping human cells decode genetic material and produce the vaccine; and four, protein subunit vaccine wherein the recombinant proteins of SARS-COV-2 along with an adjuvant (booster) is given as a vaccine. … [Read more...] about COVID-19 vaccine to reach all Russian regions on September 14: Report
Oil prices dropped more than a percent on September 7 after earlier hitting their lowest since July as Saudi Arabia made the deepest monthly price cuts for supply to Asia in five months while optimism about demand recovery cooled amid the coronavirus pandemic. Asia is Saudi Arabia's largest market by region. … [Read more...] about 3 Point Analysis | Oil drops more than $1 after Saudi price cuts: Where is oil headed?
"Any student who is not able to appear in the Term-End Examination (TEE) for COVID-19 related reasons or any other reason will be permitted to appear in the December 2020 Term-End Examination of the University. The Examination Fee submitted by the student towards the June 2020 TEE will be adjusted for the December 2020 TEE. That is, the student will not be required to pay the Examination Fee afresh for the courses, which she/he has already registered for June 2020 TEE," the university said. … [Read more...] about IGNOU date sheet for June 2020 term-end exams released, check details here
An incident of firing took place on the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Eastern Ladakh sector, ANI reported quoting sources. Indian and Chinese troops have been engaged in a stand-off in the region for over three months.Incident of firing took place on the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Eastern Ladakh sector where troops of India and China have been engaged in a stand-off for over three months. More details awaited: Sources pic.twitter.com/URFIpr22ZP … [Read more...] about India-China border tension: Firing at LAC in Eastern Ladakh sector