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Mongolian Government reduces fuel price amid pandemic

the processed fuel is currently used only in the capital city, which is home to over half of Mongolia’s 3.2 million population. The Mongolian government on Wednesday decided to reduce the price of processed fuel by 50 per cent amid the COVID-19 pandemic. “Our people’s livelihoods have been badly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Therefore, …

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‘Get Well Soon’, Trump Consoles Injured Biden

US President Donald Trump Monday sent a ‘get well’ message to his soon-to-be-successor, Joe Biden after the latter fractured his foot while playing with his dog. Biden, who will become the oldest US president upon his January swearing-in, suffered the injury Saturday with Major, one of his two German shepherds. The president-elect’s personal physician Kevin O’Connor …

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US Condemns Borno Killing, Asks FG To Arrest Culprits

The United States has condemned the deadly killing of farmers in Zabarmari, Borno on Saturday by suspected Boko Haram terrorists that left 43 people dead. In a statement issued on Monday, the US Embassy in Nigeria asked the Federal Government to unravel the killers of the slain farmers, adding that they should be brought to …

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Italy Fines Apple $10m Over Water-Resistant iPhones

Italy’s competition authority said Monday it had fined Apple 10 million euros ($12 million) for misleading claims about the water-resistant properties of various iPhone models. It said the US tech giant “did not make it clear that this feature exists under certain specific conditions”, notably in laboratory tests with static and pure water, “and not …

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US President-elect Joe Biden on Sunday announced an all-female senior White House communications team, in what his office called a first in the country’s history.

Among those named was Jen Psaki, who will serve in the highly visible role of White House press secretary. Psaki, 41, has held a number of senior positions, including White House communications director for the Barack Obama-Biden administration. Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris have sought to emphasize diversity in their appointments and nominations so far …

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