Author: Kashvi Mangal

After learning that a Chinese alloy was being used in a fighter jet component, the Pentagon said that it is temporarily stopping deliveries of Lockheed Martin Corp.’s F-35 aircraft. The integrated power pack uses a magnet made of metal, but according to the Pentagon, there are no security concerns. However, it is against federal acquisition laws for defence. Russ Goemaere, a spokesman for the Defense Department, was quoted by CNN as saying, “We have confirmed that the magnet does not transmit information or harm the integrity of the aircraft and that there is no performance, quality, safety, or security risks…

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In the UK, none of the four most significant cabinet positions—prime minister, treasury, foreign office, and home affairs—will be held by a white male for the first time. Liz Truss appointed her supporters to high-level positions when she was elected as the new prime minister. Both Dominic Raab and certain Sunak supporters, including Steve Barclay, Grant Shapps, and Shailesh Vara, were passed over by the incoming prime minister. Both Priti Patel, the former home secretary, and Nadine Dorries, Boris Johnson’s staunchest supporter, quit. James Cleverly, Suella Braverman, and Kwasi Kwarteng were all named by Truss as the Chancellor of the…

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After defeating Rishi Sunak in the Conservative leadership race, Liz Truss was chosen as thecountry’s new leader on Monday, September 5. Truss succeeded Theresa May and MargaretThatcher was the country’s third female prime minister (Conservative, 2016-19). Boris Johnson, who will formally submit his resignation to Queen Elizabeth II on Tuesday, will bereplaced by the 47-year-old. On Tuesday itself, Liz Truss will take the oath of office as the newprime minister of the UK. On Tuesday afternoon, Liz Truss is anticipated to deliver his inaugural speech as prime ministeroutside 10 Downing Street. What will the makeup of her Cabinet be? Before…

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According to numerous news reports, Cyrus Mistry, the sixth chairman of Tata Sons, died in a car accident. Mistry reportedly hit the divider while driving his Mercedes from Ahmedabad to Mumbai. The Palghar district is where the accident happened. “Around 3.15 PM, Cyrus Mistry was travelling from Ahmedabad to Mumbai when the tragedy happened. The Surya river bridge was the site of the disaster. It appears to be a mishap, “PTI cited a police officer’s statement. Image Source: News18 There were four people in the automobile, according to the police. While Anahita Pandole, a Mumbai-based activist who fought against hoardings…

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According to Bloomberg, which used GDP data from the International Monetary Fund, India has surpassed the United Kingdom to become the fifth largest economy in the world. In the last three months of 2021, New Delhi overtook Britain to claim the sixth position, making it the fifth-largest economy. Based on US dollars, India increased its lead throughout the first three months of the computation. Image Source: Google Images According to a Bloomberg study, using an adjusted basis and the dollar exchange rate on the last day of the relevant quarter, the Indian economy’s ‘nominal’ cash size was $854.7 billion during…

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Blasts outside a mosque in Herat, Afghanistan immediately before prayers on Friday (September 2) raised fears of numerous casualties, according to local media. According to the governor of Herat province’s spokesman, Hameedullah Motawakel, “at least 18 persons were slain in the incident and 23 others were wounded.” Image Source: News18 According to Reuters, who cited the local police, the explosion claimed the lives of a prominent pro-Taliban preacher, his bodyguards, and a number of innocent bystanders. According to the reports, pro-Taliban cleric imam Mujib ur Rahman Ansari was killed in the explosion that took place outside the Gazargah Mosque immediately…

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In response to Sri Lanka’s greatest economic crisis since earning independence in 1948, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) announced a $2.9 billion bailout on Thursday. Earlier, according to Reuters, Sri Lanka requested up to $3 billion from the IMF. IMF   The choice was made following extensive negotiations between an IMF delegation and the government of Sri Lanka, which was led by Ranil Wickremesinghe and the treasury secretary Mahinda Siriwardana. According to the IMF’s official statement, a staff-level agreement has been achieved to sustain the Sri Lankan economy, and the bailout would last for four years.  The bailout loan, according…

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After followers of Shiite cleric Moqtada Sadr stormed the government headquarters in Baghdad’s Green Zone, the Iraqi army imposed a statewide curfew. On Monday, August 29, at 7 p.m. local time (1600 GMT), the curfew went into effect. The day after Sadr announced his political exit, protests broke out. After gunfire within the Green Zone, the curfew was announced. 15 people have died as a result of the shootings thus far. iraq The influential Shiite cleric took to Twitter on Monday to declare his full withdrawal from political life. “I’ve decided not to meddle in political affairs. I, therefore, announce…

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On Monday, influential Iraqi Shi’ite leader Muqtada Al-Sadr announced his complete exit from politics on Twitter. Many found the action unexpected given that his demonstrators have been obstructing parliament for several weeks. “I’ve made the decision not to get involved in politics. I consequently declare my immediate and permanent resignation, “Read Muqtada Al-Sadr’s tweet, in which he also said that due to an unsalvageable political impasse, he was closing his political offices and institutions throughout the nation. Image Source: Zee News Live fire reportedly shook the Green Zone neighborhood of Baghdad as Sadr’s followers attacked the area in the evening,…

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After US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan, which prompted a significant military exercise by China close to the island, two US warships went across the Taiwan Strait on Sunday for the first time. The USS Antietam and USS Chancellorsville are transiting the Taiwan Strait on August 28 (local time) in line with international law via waters where high seas freedoms of navigation and overflight are applicable. “The Seventh Fleet continued, “The ship’s transit through the Taiwan Strait demonstrates the United States’ commitment to a free and open Indo-Pacific. These ships passed through a corridor in the Strait beyond…

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