Trump tested positive for Covid few days before Biden debate, chief of staff says in new book | Donald Trump

Donald Trump tested positive for Covid-19 three days before his first debate against Joe Biden, the former president’s fourth and last chief of staff has revealed in a new book.Mark Meadows also writes that though he knew each candidate was required “to test negative for the virus within seventy two hours of the start time … Read more

Chief Minister criticises ‘misinformation spreading online’ about NT COVID-19 outbreak

Chief Minister criticises 'misinformation spreading online' about NT COVID-19 outbreak

Northern Territory’s Chief Minister Michael Gunner has used a COVID-19 update press conference to denounce misinformation spread by anti-vaxxers and overseas conspiracy theorists who, he says, could harm Indigenous Territorians.Key points:Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner says there is “insane, unhinged stuff spreading online” The misinformation is coming mainly from overseas, he saysHe highlighted false rumours about the ADF during the current outbreakAt … Read more

Robinhood Legal Chief Critical of Crypto Regulator

Robinhood Legal Chief Critical of Crypto Regulator

Robinhood Chief Legal Officer Dan Gallagher said he doesn’t think cryptocurrency should have a new regulator, calling the notion “one of the stupidest ideas [he’s] heard in a long time,” MarketWatch reported. He said so during a panel discussion at the Financial Markets Quality Conference at Georgetown University Wednesday (Nov. 17), according to the report. … Read more

Crypto exchange CoinDCX appoints Mridul Gupta as chief operating officer

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NEW DELHI: CoinDCX, India’s first crypto unicorn, on Wednesday announced the appointment of Mridul Gupta as the firm’s chief operating officer. According to the exchange, Mridul will focus on strengthening CoinDCX’s product portfolio, marketing, partnerships, and operations, with a view to accelerate the strategic growth of the firm. Mridul, an electrical engineering graduate from IIT … Read more

COVID-19 pandemic could lead to HIV surge in West & Central Africa, says UNAIDS chief

COVID-19 pandemic could lead to HIV surge in West & Central Africa, says UNAIDS chief

DAKAR, Nov 3 (Reuters) – West and Central Africa could see a rise in HIV infections and AIDS-related deaths in a few years due to disruptions in health services because of the coronavirus pandemic, the executive director of the U.N. AIDS agency said.Although human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection rates, and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS)-related deaths … Read more

Crypto investors still are not sufficiently protected in the $2 trillion market despite the success of the first bitcoin ETF, SEC chief Gary Gensler says | Currency News | Financial and Business News

Gary Gensler, chair of the SEC, testifies at a hearing in September.

Gary Gensler, chair of the SEC, testifies at a hearing in September. Evelyn Hockstein-Pool/Getty Images The first-ever bitcoin-futures that launched on October 19 was a massive success. SEC Chair Gary Gensler on Monday voiced concern that crypto investors are still not well protected. His comments led to some speculation among observers on social media that … Read more

Uncontrolled Spread review: Trump’s first FDA chief on the Covid disaster | Books

Covid deaths in the US have passed 680,000. More than 2,000 lives are lost every day. The south and south-east are the new killing fields, intensive care units operate at near capacity, vaccination rates stall. In Florida, Republicans contemplate scrapping vaccine mandates for measles and mumps too. Talk about turning back the clock.Joe Biden’s declaration … Read more