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New York City Mayor orders to remain open Restaurants in the city until 30th Sep 2021

New York restaurants are getting a boost as the City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Tuesday that restaurants in New York will be added to the city’s Open Storefronts program.

Microsoft Surface Pro 8 to be the First on New Year Eve

Some reports have indicated that the Surface Pro 8 will likely make an appearance on 1st January 2021. A new eBay listing suggests the Pro 8 will have some excellent features and better specs without a design change.

President Trump extended a COVID-related Visa Ban through 31st March 2021

On Thursday, US President Donald Trump extended pandemic-related bans on issuing green cards and work visas to large groups of applicants outside the United States through 31st March 2021.

Senate Majority Leader introduced his own Bill on $2,000 Stimulus Checks

The US Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell introduced his own version of a bill to increase the $600 stimulus checks from the coronavirus relief package to $2,000.

Trump administration approved bomb sale to Saudi Arabia worth $290 million

The administration of US President Donald Trump has approved a further $290 million worth of bombs to Saudi Arabia in the latest push to advance billion-dollar arms deals before the president leaves office.

President Trump was looking to take Covid vaccine credit in New Year’s video

US President Donald Trump used a New Year’s Eve video posted on Twitter to take credit for the coronavirus vaccines being injected in arms across the United States.

LG to present its Transparent OLED TVs at CES 2021 for Restaurants and Public Transit Windows

The CES (Consumer Electronics Show) has been one of the largest technology events of the year. One of the big tech trends at CES 2021 might be transparent displays. LG is leading the charge with a showcase of its 55-inch transparent OLED technology as it could adjust in our everyday lives. Point to be noted that there are various companies making transparent LCD screens, but LG is still the only company manufacturing transparent OLED displays. The company claims that its OLED technology is superior with its panels achieving 40% transparency, while LCD only offers 10%. LG will show off its 55-inch bleeding-edge, transparent OLED displays in a number of ways during CES 2021. One of the displays will be used on a mock bedroom setup. Pushing a button on a Smart Bed will cause a 55-inch Transparent OLED display to rise up from within the bed’s frame.

President Trump’s Call to Georgia Secretary of State and US Federal & State Law

US President Donald Trump may have violated both US federal and state law in his controversial taped phone call to Georgia’s secretary of state.

Nancy Pelosi re-elected 4th time as House Speaker with 216-214 Votes - Latest News and Updates from World

The Speaker of the US House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi was re-elected to lead the chamber. The 117th Congress announced that California Democrat set to shepherd her party through a new Congress with the slimmest majority in years. Members cast their votes for speaker ahead of their swearing-in Sunday evening. Pelosi earned support from 216 Democrats and clearing the threshold of 214 to secure the House’s top position. The proceedings at the Capitol were marked by the coronavirus pandemic. It led to a changing of procedures to ensure the new Congress could gather safely. Democrats Jared Golden of Maine and Conor Lamb of Pennsylvania cast their votes for Senator Tammy Duckworth of Illinois and Congressman Hakeem Jeffries of New York. 3 Democratic House members voted Present.

New York stock exchange delisted 3 Chinese telecom firms

The New York Stock Exchange has started delisting securities of 3 Chinese telecom companies. The move came after President Donald Trump barred US investments in Chinese firms Washington says are owned or controlled by the military.

Republican Senator Ben Sasse criticized GOP attempts and called it Dangerous Ploy

A Republican Senator Ben Sasse issued a pointed rebuke about the GOP attempts to object 6th Jan to the Electoral College tally of the presidential election.

Motorola is ready to launch Moto G Stylus 2021 with amazing features

The Moto G Stylus or the Moto G Pro offers a budget option to the Galaxy Note series for those who need a stylus with their smartphone. It looks very much like an updated version of the handset is on the way for 2021.

Georgia polls will decide the controlling party in the US Senate

The Georgia Senate polls are tight in the 2 races and it will decide which party controls the upper chamber of Congress during the first years of the Biden administration.

House Democrats called FBI to investigate Trump’s call to Brad Faffensperger

2 Democrats in the House of Representatives have called the FBI to open a criminal investigation into President Trump’s explosive call with Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger.

District Columbia to activate National Guard on 5th and 6th January 2021

A senior defense official said the District of Columbia National Guard will activate 340 troops to provide support to DC Metropolitan Police for the pro-Trump demonstrations expected on 5th January and 6th January.

Microsoft added new features to its Edge Browser

The first stable version of the Microsoft Edge browser was released in January 2020. Microsoft Edge offers more privacy options than many other popular browsers.

President Trump will not be allowed to visit Scotland

The first minister of Scotland, Nicola Sturgeon said the US President Donald Trump will not be allowed to visit Scotland to play golf during Joe Biden’s inauguration.

A US Federal Judge rejected President Trump’s emergency request about Georgia Election

On Tuesdays, a US federal judge denied President Trump’s request for an emergency injunction to direct Georgia to decertify the 2020 presidential election results.

Joe Biden said democratic victories in Georgia senate would secure $2,000 stimulus checks

President-elect Joe Biden pledged that Congress would send a third stimulus check to Americans still reeling from the coronavirus pandemic if Democrats win the pair of races.

A US District Judge has blocked Trump Sanctions against lawyers of Human Rights

A US district judge issued a preliminary injunction on Monday. It will block sanctions by the Trump administration against human rights lawyers for supporting the work of the International Criminal Court (ICC).

Google will add more Global Cloud Regions in 2021

Google capped off a busy 2020 by announcing some of its cloud plans for 2021. Google Cloud is adding 3 new global regions to its network, including Chile, Saudi Arabia, and a 2nd region in Germany.

President Trump to visit US-Mexico Border Wall in Texas

A senior US administration official has confirmed that the public will see President Trump for the first time since the insurrection on Monday with remarks on big tech canceling him after being permanently banned on Twitter and various other social media platforms.

National Guard to deploy 10,000 Troops in Washington for Biden’s Inauguration Day

The US security officials have warned of expected continued demonstration plans after the deadly pro-Trump mob attacks on the US Congress.

President-elect has nominated William Burns as the Director of CIA

President-elect Joe Biden has nominated a career diplomat, Ambassador William Burns, as the Director of CIA. The transition team of Biden announced the nomination on Monday.

A new analysis released by us chamber of commerce showing economic recovery

A new analysis released by the US Chamber of Commerce, on Monday. It shows the economic recovery of the United States from the coronavirus pandemic.