Muslim American heads Trump’s 'Operation Warp Speed' to develop coronavirus vaccine Current Affairs 

Muslim American heads Trump’s ‘Operation Warp Speed’ to develop coronavirus vaccine

Washington: US President Donald Trump has named Moroccan-born Muslim American Moncef Mohamed Slaoui, to head a fast-track COVID-19 vaccine programme called Operation Warp Speed. Announcing the appointment the president described Slaoui as “one of the most respected men in the world in the production” and “on the formulation of vaccines.” “Operation Warp Speed’s chief scientist will be Dr Moncef Slaoui,… Read More
In blow to US and Israel, UN rejects US decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israeli Capital Current Affairs 

In blow to US and Israel, UN rejects US decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israeli Capital

Washington: A majority of world’s nation including India in United Nations General Assembly denounced the decision of US President Donald Trump to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. 128 of the 193 members on Thursday voted in favour of a resolution calling on the United States to withdraw its decision. Trump had earlier threatened to cut off financial aid to countries… Read More