America and Australia have spoken out clearly about the security threat by these Chinese apps, as these are believed to share data of users with the Chinese government.

The two sides also unveiled a "shared vision for maritime cooperation in the Indo- Pacific" and signed seven agreements focused on crucial areas such as defence and rare earth minerals.

A number of face-offs have been taking place between the troops of both sides as the Chinese have been trying to carry out deeper incursions.

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on May 22 announced the 'Back to Cricket Guidelines' for the safe resumption of cricket to assist its members in restarting cricket activity in their countries as government restrictions owing to COVID-19 pandemic start to relax.

Addressing the envoys, Kovind said that the COVID-19 pandemic posed an unprecedented challenge to the global community and the crisis called for greater global cooperation.

Sceptical report dented some hopes for a COVID-19 vaccine and concerns about a quick global recovery from the pandemic returned.

Pompeo and his counterparts discussed the importance of international cooperation, transparency, and accountability in combatting the COVID-19 pandemic and in addressing its causes, the State Department said.

India still lead the ICC World Test Championship, a league comprising six series played by each of the top nine Test sides.

A group of foreign academicians, in their study, found that India is among those countries who responded to this pandemic strongly and effectively. And, the basis of this response was ‘political leadership’ of the country.

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