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May 21 2020

Donald Trump blames incompetence of China for 'mass worldwide killing' by coronavirus

Trump again criticized what he called the WHO's "alarming lack of independence" from Beijing. He faulted its "repeated missteps" in the response to the pandemic, sayi...

May 20 2020

Amazon Welcomes Move To Allow Delivery Of Non-Essentials In Lockdown 4

All social, political, religious gathering not allowed and religious paces will be closed for public till further notice. Under the new guidelines, States can now delin...

May 20 2020

Trump threatens to cut off World Health Organization funding permanently

The "comprehensive evaluation", sought by a coalition of African, European and other countries, is meant to review "lessons learned" from WHO's co-ordination of the globa...

May 20 2020

Xi Pledges $2 Billion Aid, Global Access to Covid-19 Vaccine

French writer and sinologist Sonia Bressler pointed out that Xi's speech confirms "an opening of China to the world and a shared and collective responsibility". Xi also c...

May 19 2020

Democrats Launch Probe Into Trump's Firing Of State Department Inspector General

United States law allows a president to remove inspector generals, who act as watchdogs to expose waste or improper activities within government agencies. Mr Linick was...

May 19 2020

Coronavirus: 70 new cases recorded in schools after reopening

It comes after a child in a reception class - which went back to school last week - was confirmed to be carrying the virus. Some 70 nursery and elementary schools have ...

May 19 2020

Hong Kong: Fights break out in legislature over anthem bill

Beijing has accused Kwok of blocking numerous bills from going to the full legislature for a vote, including a bill that will make it a criminal offense to disrespect Ch...

May 18 2020

Obama criticizes leadership on coronavirus response in HBCU virtual commencement address

This year's high school and college seniors may not be tossing their caps into the air in traditional graduation ceremonies due to the coronavirus outbreak , but they ...

May 18 2020

Cyclonic storm Amphan intensifies into 'Severe' form; Odisha all set to face

Cyclone "Amphan" , according to an IMD report on early Sunday, is developing into a severe cyclonic storm in the Bay of Bengal and can become a very severe cyclonic sto...

May 18 2020

India records highest-ever spike at 4,987 cases, tally reaches 90,927

As the effects of the lockdown continue to bite, some regions of India have reported protests as residents pushed for a reopening the country to allow them return to thei...

May 17 2020

Rare coronavirus-linked syndrome in children spikes in France, Italy

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday issued guidance to doctors on how to recognise and report cases of the syndrome, following the reports of ...

May 17 2020

President Donald Trump says he wants schools to be reopened ASAP

In his testimony before the committee on Tuesday, Fauci said a premature opening of the country's economy could have serious consequences. The president's desire to r...

May 17 2020

McConnell: ‘I was wrong’ to say Obama didn’t leave Trump pandemic plan

Mr. Trump, however, has not explicitly said what changes he wants. Senators voted on that Wednesday afternoon, but it failed to pass, coming one yes vote short of the r...

May 16 2020

Coronavirus impact: Trump pulls out United States pension fund from Chinese investments

The US alone has recorded close to 85,000 COVID-19 deaths. "They're going to do some production in India away from China ", he was asked. "I will tell you that right now...

May 16 2020

Canadian Zoo Plans to Return Pandas to China Due to Bamboo Shortage

They expect that to be completed and the animals to depart sometime in the next few weeks. That's all they do. Transporting more from California added even more frustrati...

May 15 2020

Intel chief releases information on Flynn 'unmasking'

But when asked at a Monday press conference what the theory is, Trump refused, saying instead: "You know what the crime is". Pressed, Trump was unable to name any. Accord...

May 14 2020

No new cases of COVID-19 today

On allowing 100 people to go to the movies - but only allowing 10 people to attend a funeral, Ardern said the issue was people coming together. Dr Ashley Bloomfield als...

May 14 2020

The Supreme Court must enforce the subpoena of Trump’s financial records

Chief Justice John Roberts anxious openly that the House committees are claiming a "limitless" ability to request private documents of a sitting president . "Let's as...

May 14 2020

Eye on the tropics: Some development possible off East Coast

The system has a 50 percent chance of formation during the next five days. June 1 is the official start to the hurricane season and lasts through November 30. "We're go...

May 14 2020

Coronavirus: Up to 100 children affected by rare inflammatory reaction

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has announced a plan to test all children with symptoms of a rare inflammatory condition for the coronavirus and its antibodies as ...