An aide to Iran's outgoing president says Washington has agreed to reverse over a thousand Trump-era sanctions. Meanwhile, U.S. authorities have seized several websites linked to Iran, including an English-language news channel. Matthew Larotonda reports.
President-elect Ebrahim Raisi on Monday backed talks between Iran and six world powers to revive a 2015 nuclear deal but flatly rejected meeting U.S. President Joe Biden, even if Washington removed all sanctions. Colette Luke has more.
Today, government sources said that more than ₹ 133 crores in taxpayer money has been lost because of parliament disruptions in the monsoon session; Today, the Indian government has said that ten states are seeing an upsurge in Covid cases or a rise in positivity rate; Today, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said that one crore vaccine doses have been given in Delhi; Today, in an effort to encourage and honour the tireless and unparalleled contribution of journalists.
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The Rajya Sabha's monsoon session productivity fell from 32.2 per cent in the first week to 13.7 per cent in the second. Its overall figure for this period stood at 21.6 per cent, according to the House Secretariat's records.
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Japan has decided to impose a state of emergency in Tokyo, and some other prefectures till August 31 in view of the rising Covid-19 cases in the nation. The decision was taken amid the 2020 Olympics Games that is being hosted in Tokyo.
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Kamalpreet Kaur reached the final of women's discus throw event as her best attempt of 64m was good enough to secure automatic qualification at the Tokyo Olympics. Kamalpreet secured a place in the final with a throw of 64m.
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Yesterday, actor Sonu Sood received a heartwarming surprise from his fans on his birthday. Scores of fans gathered in front of his home in Mumbai to celebrate his 48th birthday with him.
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