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Jun 03 2020

New Zealand may remove all virus restriction next week

He said Peters was taking an overtly different position to Ardern. "They are looking at the health perspective, which is, of course, critical but also the social and ec...

Jun 03 2020

What Is Antifa And Why Did Trump Declare It A Terrorist Organization?

In practice, it means fairly aggressive far-left-wing activists, who in recent years have gathered to oppose far-right groups, and who tend to protest against authoritari...

Jun 03 2020

USA police target journalists covering the George Floyd protests

Though an official autopsy remains ongoing, initial findings provided by prosecutors in a court filing stated that the county medical examiner had found no physical evi...

Jun 02 2020

Hong Kong shares surge on relief over Trump comments

Trump's decision to remove policy exemptions could cause Hong Kong's status as a financial hub to decline. On China's border conflict with India near Ladakh area of d...

Jun 02 2020

NYC Mayor de Blasio's daughter arrested for 'unlawful assembly' during Saturday protest

The Post reported that de Blasio had been blocking traffic and was arrested after she refused to move. Earlier on Monday , Washington DC Mayor Muriel Bowser impos...

Jun 02 2020

Another day of protests as protesters march in Boston

Earlier, Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford said he feared society was " more divided than ever" in the violent aftermath of Floyd's death in Minneapolis . T...

Jun 01 2020

Federal police officer shot dead, another wounded amid Oakland protests

The force declared the protest an unlawful assembly after multiple officers were injured when projectiles were thrown, according to the department's Twitter post shor...

Jun 01 2020

'Ripped off the US': Trump's scathing accusation of China

The approval of the national security law sparked a new wave of anti-mainland protests in Hong Kong , with police firing pepper ball rounds, using water cannons and ar...

May 31 2020

Minneapolis imposes curfew amid violent protests over death of black man

The Pentagon has announced an increase in the alert status of some U.S. military units in order to potentially support Minnesota which is now struggling with civil unrest...

May 31 2020

Trump orders end to Hong Kong's special status

He was also quoted as saying "the US contributed $450 million to the World Health Organization each year compared to China's $40 million". In a bombshell press briefi...

May 31 2020

College Football Hall of Fame vandalized, looted in Atlanta riots

By 10 p.m. many people had gone home, but those who remained in the streets watched and participated as a second Atlanta police vehicle was set on fire. The CNN Cente...

May 31 2020

Russian Federation records 30% rise in daily COVID-19 deaths

Such a counting method would take into account "even controversial, questionable cases", it said late on Thursday. A total of 636 people died due to the coronavirus i...

May 31 2020

Stephen Jackson speaks out — George Floyd death

An emotional Hope Coleman, mother of Terrence Coleman, a 31-year-old black man with a mental health disability who was fatally shot by a Boston Police Officer in 2016, cr...

May 31 2020

Biden Eyeing Aug. 1 as Date to Pick VP Candidate

Among the other featured speakers are 2018 U.S. Senate nominee Beto O'Rourke, who also made a failed bid for president this cycle. Nevada's senior senator was one of a fe...

May 30 2020

Trump tweets are now labelled as "potentially misleading"

On Twitter's web site yesterday, company CEO Jack Dorsey wrote that Trump's tweets about mail-in ballots "may mislead people into thinking they don't need to registe...

May 29 2020

State House member discloses he's had COVID' for weeks

One of Lewis's GOP colleagues confirmed on social media Wednesday that he had been asked to self-quarantine, but Democrats said they are aware of at least two other Rep...

May 28 2020

USA bans entry of non-US citizens from Brazil over virus

The number of deaths in Japan caused by the novel coronavirus could increase slowly and reach 1,221 by August 4, a US health research center has predicted. The WHO warned...

May 28 2020

Spain coronavirus deaths total 27,119, cases at 236,259

In 1975, when dictator Gen. Francisco Franco died, a 30-day mandatory mourning period was declared. No other country so far has announced an observance on the scale of ...

May 28 2020

Cuomo urges Trump to 'do the right thing' on infrastructure, state aid

Although Cuomo reversed the order on May 10, he said he didn't believe it contributed to the death rate and claimed facilities should have spoken up if there was an iss...

May 27 2020

Year of Tragedy: Locust Invasion Now Wreaking Havoc in Central India

The colonial government set up a locust warning organisation in 1939 in Karachi, now in Pakistan , after a series of locust attacks. She would not say what Islamabad's...