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Will the Trump Administration Fight the Coronavirus or China?

In reviewing the excruciating pressure imposed on U.S. President Donald Trump to drop his efforts to achieve a collaborative relationship with China’s President Xi Jinping, it is useful to review the strategy outlined by former United Kingdom Ambassador to Washington, Sir Kim Darroch, to manipulate him to adopt British policy initiatives. The {Daily Mail} published […]

25 May 16:30 Modern Diplomacy 4563921197684517666.html
China accuses America of wanting ‘new Cold War’ over coronavirus

Beijing: China on Sunday accused the US of pushing the bilateral ties to the brink of a "new Cold War" by spreading "lies" about the coronavirus and said it was open to international efforts to identify the source of the virus that has killed over 30

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999878821781716.html
Coronavirus: Nobel winner attacks lack of British leadership

Britain has been left to play catch up and firefight its way through the coronavirus pandemic due to a “desperate” … Coronavirus: Nobel winner attacks lack of British leadership Read More »

25 May 10:00 ISSCNC 6824315491526365165.html
Trump warns he may move Republican convention site from NC

WASHINGTON, May 25 — US President Donald Trump warned today that he may move the Republican National Convention from North Carolina set for August if the event faces state social distancing restrictions as a result of the coronavirus. The coronavirus pandemic has forced Trump and presumptive...

25 May 13:53 Malaymail 302165934681500884.html
Trump warns he may move Republican convention site from North Carolina

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump warned on Monday that he may move the Republican National Convention from North Carolina set for August if the event faces state social distancing restrictions as a result of the coronavirus.

25 May 16:48 The Peninsula 1202843881700595026.html
Trump warns he may move Republican convention site from North Carolina

US President Donald Trump warned on Monday that he may move the Republican National Convention from North Carolina set for August if the event ...

25 May 22:49 CNA 5644198862373464233.html
US bans flights from Brazil, where pandemic is raging

The United States, citing Brazil’s surging coronavirus crisis, has banned flights from the nation, delivering a blow to its embattled leader, who has tried to use his warm relations with President Donald Trump to bolster his political standing.

25 May 10:47 Bdnews24 8119004128785026788.html
Trump warns he may move Republican convention site from North Carolina

U.S. President Donald Trump warns that he may move the Republican National Convention from North Carolina set for August if the event..

25 May 15:11 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445901847195984.html
Tony Blair Hits Trump over Coronavirus: Seeks More Global Government

Former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair has airily dismissed U.S. President Donald Trump's leadership during the Chinese coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 08:50 Breitbart 3148363491314180437.html
Eid celebrations hit by coronavirus pandemic; no major congregational prayers amid lockdown

India News: Eid-ul-Fitr was celebrated in India on Monday in the shadow of the coronavirus pandemic with no traditional congregational prayers in mosques and idga

25 May 16:38 The Times of India 6060938663117201296.html
China's 'Bat Woman' warns coronavirus is just tip of the iceberg

If we want to prevent human beings from suffering from the next pandemic, we must go in advance to learn of these unknown viruses carried by wild animals in nature and give early warnings, said Shi Zhengli, deputy director of Wuhan Institute of Virology

25 May 15:10 Livemint 6614605818261623745.html
Trump bars travel from Brazil, a new pandemic hotspot: White House

Non-Americans who have been in Brazil in the 14-day period prior to when they seek admittance to the US cannot come to America, said White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany. Trade is not affected by the new rule.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107161056027.html
Americans are crowding public places and officials fear possibility of spikes in coronavirus cases

(CNN) — At a glance, it may look like many Americans have long forgotten about the dangers of coronavirus. Crowds packed beaches in Florida, Maryland, Georgia,...

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Trump warns he may move Republican convention over COVID-19 restrictions

U.S. President Donald Trump warned on Monday that he may move the Republican National Convention set for August from North Carolina if the event faces state social distancing restrictions due to the coronavirus. The COVID-19 pandemic has forced Trump and presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden to halt campaign rallies. Some…

25 May 20:45 Japan Today 8582716286674492004.html
Trump fumes on Twitter as media slams pandemic golf outing

US President Donald Trump on Monday fumed at negative media coverage of him playing golf over Memorial Day weekend, as the US death toll from the coronavirus pandemic neared 100,000. “The Fake and Totally Corrupt News makes it sound like a mortal sin!” the golf-loving president said on Twitter, noting that the game at his […]

25 May 19:21 The Guardian 7580308505313617695.html
Coronavirus: Invest in health to end pandemic - WHO charges world leaders

As the world faces the challenges of coronavirus crisis, the World Health Organisation says 106,000 cases were reported on Tuesday, May 19 - the most in a day.

25 May 13:49 Legit 3764253649444103979.html
UK PM struggles to shift attention from coronavirus infected aide's trip

Johnson said Cummings “followed the instincts of every father and every parent,” traveling so that extended family could care for his 4-year-old son if he and his wife both fell ill.

25 May 14:20 The New Indian Express 4718288653924174885.html
Federal coronavirus testing plan puts burden on states

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration’s new strategy for coronavirus testing puts much of the burden on states while promising to provide supplies such as swabs and material to transport...

25 May 14:34 The Seattle Times 9121942837377105904.html
Federal coronavirus testing plan puts burden on states

The Trump administration’s new strategy for coronavirus testing puts much of the burden on states while promising to provide supplies such as swabs and material to transport specimens. In a joint letter, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer, New Jersey Rep. Frank Pallone

25 May 21:34 Yahoo 7097669638081389520.html
President Trump's adviser compares China's handling of coronavirus to Chernobyl

The US national security adviser Robert O’Brien on Sunday drew parallels between China's handling of the coronavirus outbreak and the Soviet Union’s c

25 May 03:04 FXStreet 4480975640134651851.html
More Americans turning to anxiety medication amid coronavirus pandemic

Health-research firm IQVIA found that prescriptions for anti-anxiety drugs spiked 10.2 percent in March, to 9.7 million, compared with 8.8 million during the same month last year.

25 May 18:58 New York Post 7654946768743633941.html
Trump threatens to move Republican convention over COVID-19 restrictions

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump warned on Monday that he may move the Republican National Convention set for August from North Carolina if the event faces state social distancing restrictions due to the coronavirus.

25 May 19:19 Reuters 8334514179927722962.html
Federal coronavirus testing plan puts burden on states

The Trump administration’s new strategy for coronavirus testing puts much of the burden on states while promising to provide supplies such as swabs and material to transport specimens.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441346614032.html
Video of Jair Bolsonaro's foul-mouthed rant calling mayor who imposed lockdown 'piece of s**t' is released as Brazil's coronavirus crisis escalates and deaths soar past 22,000

Brazilian media counted 31 presidential swear words during the two-hour cabinet meeting, in which Bolsonaro called two governors who imposed lockdowns a 'piece of s**t' and a 'pile of manure'.

25 May 11:24 Mail Online 124328111343383805.html
China's 'Bat Woman': Coronavirus is just tip of the iceberg

Research into viruses needs scientists and governments to be transparent, says Shi

25 May 13:53 Gulf News 2086521543962893464.html
National Republicans sue California to block mail-ballot November election

“We’re on firm legal ground,” Gov. Gavin Newsom said, arguing that “public health is a nonpartisan issue.”

25 May 01:57 POLITICO 3493784591222898930.html
Trump threatens to move Republican convention over COVID-19 restrictions

Trump threatens to move Republican convention over COVID-19 restrictions

25 May 00:00 Investing.com 5710361974421852822.html
Trump threatens to pull Republican convention out of North Carolina

US President Donald Trump on Monday threatened to pull the Republican National Convention out of North Carolina unless the state's Democratic governor guarantees he will swiftly lift restrictions on large gatherings of people during the coronavirus pandemic. "Unfortunately, Democrat Governor

25 May 17:10 Yahoo 7097669637874362645.html
Trump fumes on Twitter as media slams pandemic golf outing

WASHINGTON, May 26 — US President Donald Trump yesterday fumed at negative media coverage of him playing golf over Memorial Day weekend, as the US death toll from the coronavirus pandemic neared 100,000. “The Fake and Totally Corrupt News makes it sound like a mortal sin!” the golf-loving...

25 May 23:20 Malaymail 302165934765044986.html
Republicans sue California Gov. Newsom over his executive order to allow mail-in voting for the November election

The Republican Party is suing California Gov. Gavin Newsom over his decision to allow every registered California voter to submit a ballot by mail for the upcoming presidential election.

25 May 04:16 Business Insider Malaysia 8325046883295212362.html
Republicans sue California Gov. Newsom over his executive order to allow mail-in voting for the November election

In a lawsuit filed on Sunday, Republican groups called Newsom's executive order to allow mail-in voting a "brazen power grab."

25 May 04:16 Business Insider 6060062400479540042.html
Republicans sue California Gov. Newsom over his executive order to allow mail-in voting for the November election, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

Business Insider - In a lawsuit filed on Sunday, Republican groups called Newsom's executive order to allow mail-in voting a "brazen power grab.". Read more at businessinsider.sg

25 May 04:16 www.businessinsider.sg 5090408756710781770.html
Republicans sue California Gov. Newsom over his executive order to allow mail-in voting for the November election

The Republican Party is suing California Gov. Gavin Newsom over his May 8 executive order to allow every registered California voter to submit a ballot by mail for the upcoming presidential election.

25 May 04:21 Pulse Live 3606876834982140981.html
China may lose control of three strategically important ports amid coronavirus fallout

Changing political tides may cost China control over ports in Australia, Israel, Sri Lanka

25 May 09:18 Taiwan News 4737573345077047193.html
Memorial Day beach crowds lead to mixed messages from officials on coronavirus

Governors and other elected officials are sending out mixed messages this holiday weekend as vacationers descended on beaches in droves despite the country still grappling with the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 19:40 Fox News 7362823821285664243.html
Democrats: Trump lacks 'serious plan' to increase coronavirus testing

Four top Democrats accused the Trump administration of not having a real national strategy for coronavirus testing.

25 May 16:49 Washington Examiner 4625792331871661330.html
CEO of Conference of Presidents Says Coronavirus Gave New Life to Old Anti-Semitism

OMG, the next line there should have been: "If we weren't optimists, we never would have picked up our suitcases and made Aliyah…"

25 May 11:31 The Jewish Press 7246030801423730448.html
Car thefts skyrocket as vehicle owners stay inside during coronavirus pandemic

People have been washing their hands more than ever, but some car thieves still have sticky fingers.

25 May 17:20 Washington Examiner 4625792332023447174.html
Coronavirus News: New York provides death benefits for public heroes who died from COVID-19

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Monday that state and local governments will provide death benefits for public heroes who died from COVID-19 during the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 17:02 ABC7 New York 7327811148543220519.html
Oil jumps as coronavirus lockdowns ease, boosting hopes for demand pickup; rising Sino-US tensions likely to cap gains

Amid quiet trading, with financial centres Singapore, London and New York all closed for holidays, Brent was up 6 cents, or 0.2 percent, at $35.19 a barrel.

25 May 08:51 Firstpost 4760741711921305131.html
President Trump Suspends Travel from Brazil over Coronavirus Concerns

President Trump suspended travel from Brazil to the United States on Sunday as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to worsen in South America.

25 May 00:13 Breitbart 3148363490879834589.html
Do political beliefs affect social distancing?

Experts say voluntary physical distancing in the United States was essential to slowing the spread of COVID-19 in the early days and weeks of the pandemic, even before such measures were mandatory. A ...

25 May 12:27 phys.org 3476726123139522352.html
Report: Billionaires Have Made $434 Billion During Coronavirus Pandemic

According to a recent report, American billionaires have enjoyed a huge boost in net worth in the first two months of the Chinese virus pandemic, earning around $434 billion since March 19, when many states went into lockdown.

25 May 12:30 Breitbart 3148363491351177531.html
Post-Pandemic Economy: Great Depression or Growth Point?

Russian scientists are getting ready to submit their proposals to the Nationwide Action Plan to counter the pandemic in the Russian Federation. Which sectors of the...

25 May 12:04 Sputniknews 967333869072385264.html
Memorial Day like no other for Americans under coronavirus restrictions

People have been urged to follow social distancing guidelines to avoid a resurgence of the disease.

25 May 18:45 Express & Star 7324224459709209773.html
China says virus pushing US ties to brink of 'Cold War'

BEIJING, China (AFP) — China said yesterday that relations with the United States w...

25 May 00:00 Jamaica Observer 5357348614322871106.html
China accuses US of spreading coronavirus conspiracies

IANS Beijing China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi has accused the US of spreading “conspiracies and lies” about the coronavirus pandemic, ratcheting up

25 May 15:10 The Navhind Times 3656927215332799416.html
Mumbai Police warns against coronavirus-related fake news on social media; here's what is prohibited under Section 144 and Section 188

The order prohibits the spread of inflammatory statements that are discriminatory against a particular community.

25 May 06:58 Firstpost 4760741712121105097.html
Beijing Warns Americans Are Pushing Countries Toward ‘New Cold War’

(Bloomberg) — The U.S. should give up its “wishful thinking” of changing China, Foreign Minister Wang Yi said, warning that some in America were pushing relations to a “new Cold War.

25 May 10:15 Financial Post 2379081492300925678.html
Xi Jinping to Coronavirus Origin Province: Fix 'Weak Links' in Public Health

Chinese dictator Xi Jinping once again made public remarks admitting major shortcomings in Communist Party public health management.

25 May 13:21 Breitbart 3148363491393297107.html
Donald Trump Bars Travel From Brazil, A New Pandemic Hotspot

President Donald Trump on Sunday suspended travel from Brazil, which has emerged as a major new hotspot in the coronavirus pandemic, the White House said.

25 May 00:37 NDTV.com 5090057681213494440.html
Donald Trump Fumes On Twitter As Media Slams Pandemic Golf Outing

US President Donald Trump on Monday fumed at negative media coverage of him playing golf over Memorial Day weekend, as the US death count from the coronavirus pandemic neared 100,000.

25 May 21:46 NDTV.com 5090057682550038486.html
Asian shares tick up, eyes on China-US trade relations

Analysts expect trading to be subdued with United States and UK markets shut for public holidays.

25 May 09:52 The Jakarta Post 7678601104394886061.html
California announces churches, houses of worship can reopen under certain guidelines amid coronavirus outbreak

California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Monday released guidelines for reopening houses of worship amid the coronavirus pandemic, after President Trump deemed them “essential” last week. 

25 May 19:43 Fox News 7362823821441759084.html
US coronavirus response fatally 'chaotic,' says Noam Chomsky

NEW YORK, May 25 — The United States is on a chaotic path with no federal plan against the coronavirus pandemic as it reduces public health funding and ignores the advances of climate change, according to activist scholar Noam Chomsky, considered the founder of modern linguistics. What follows...

25 May 01:44 Malaymail 302165934937867475.html
China says virus pushing US ties to brink of 'Cold War'

Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Washington had been infected by a “political virus”.

25 May 08:23 TheJournal.ie 6446904418486697840.html
Mnangagwa running out of time

PRESSURE is mounting on the country's political leadership to put their differences aside and hold much-needed dialogue to help end the country's deepening econ...

25 May 11:03 Bulawayo24 News 5565663538856311587.html
Today’s coronavirus update: A masked Memorial Day; WHO pauses hydroxy trials

Americans commemorated a socially-distant Memorial Day on Monday due to the coronavirus pandemic. With much of the nation on lockdown, grieving kin of late military veterans — including some who

25 May 21:44 New York Post 7654946767655827869.html
Over 9,000 left homeless, 30,000 affected in floods in Assam, Meghalaya amidst coronavirus pandemic

The flood triggered by heavy rains since Friday affected over 30,000 people in Assam and neighbouring Meghalaya and left more than 9,000 homeless on Monday. The daily flood bulletin issued by Assam

25 May 22:37 Deccan Herald 2027555796877635757.html
Health experts explain how to avoid fresh wave of coronavirus

Health ministry Permanent Secretary, Dr Diana Atwine, says the easing of restrictions is a welcome move for them as health professionals but urges Ugandans not to...

25 May 14:08 New Vision 9103146372686292266.html
In move to limit federal oversight of police, Seattle cites its hard work, need to focus on coronavirus

The city has asked U.S. District Judge James Robart to find it has successfully completed a two-year review period to assure Seattle police reforms have taken hold. If granted, the...

25 May 06:00 The Seattle Times 9121942837806616733.html
Half of UK drivers say they will walk more to maintain cleaner air after the coronavirus pandemic, survey reveals

Half of UK drivers say they will walk more to maintain cleaner air after the coronavirus pandemic, according to results of a survey by motoring association AA.

25 May 16:26 Mail Online 124328111120697150.html
Coronavirus News: Beach lifeguards deploy new safety protocols amid COVID-19 pandemic

Beach lifeguards in our area are now deploying a whole new set of safety protocols due to the coronavirus.

25 May 22:11 ABC7 New York 7327811147556352854.html
Coronavirus 'cover-up' China's Chernobyl: White House official

A top White House official has likened China's handling of the coronavirus outbreak to the Soviet Union's cover-up of the meltdown at the Chernobyl...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078909422781.html
How not to police a pandemic - The Nation Nigeria

As soon as the COVID-19 pandemic was announced and its widespread implications made public, everyone including governments around the world...

25 May 19:52 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445901122285147.html
Memorial Day like no other for Americans under coronavirus restrictions

People have been urged to follow social distancing guidelines to avoid a resurgence of the disease.

25 May 18:44 Shropshire Star 3480199992163032237.html
Trump spends Memorial Day weekend golfing and insulting female politicians

President tweets and retweets personal attacks against Pelosi and Abrams as US approaches 100,000 coronavirus deaths

25 May 17:00 the Guardian 1491978796290917600.html
China says virus pushing US ties to brink of 'Cold War'

China has said that its relations with the United States were "on the brink of a new Cold War," fuelled partly by tensions over the coronavirus pandemic that has killed nearly 350 000 people worldwide and pitched the global economy into a massive downturn.

25 May 10:58 News24 3752801377555897029.html
COVID-19 pandemic unites Canadians like no other event in recent history: study

Researchers from McGill University and the University of Toronto have found that Canadians of all political beliefs understand the severity of the virus and the importance of working to limit its spread.

25 May 13:23 Montreal 8735609772634409095.html
China says virus pushing US ties to brink of 'Cold War'

Fresh tensions between Beijing and Washington emerged as virus restrictions continued to shape and remake lives around the world, and in very different ways. 

25 May 11:59 The Jakarta Post 7678601102681144732.html
Governor, CM greet people of MP on occasion of Id-ul-Fitr

Governor Lalji Tandon, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and his cabinet colleagues have greeted people of Madhya Pradesh on the occasion of Id-ul-Fitr. In his message, Governor Lalji Tandon said that the Eid festival, besides strengthening peace unity and brotherhood in the society gives

25 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783232246859632.html
California opens places of worship, in-store retail businesses -health officials

California retail with in-store shopping and places of worship that were closed under one of the most restrictive coronavirus containment rules in the United States may now open, health authorities announced on Monday.

25 May 23:34 Financial Post 2379081492717045993.html
Pharmacies and chemists issue coronavirus cash crisis warning to Boris Johnson

EXCLUSIVE: Neighbourhood outlets face a looming £300million problem after they were advanced cash to deal with Covid-19

25 May 23:01 mirror 675785260892917175.html
UK's Johnson struggles to shift attention from aide's trip

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's plans to announce further lockdown-easing measures were being overshadowed Monday by an outcry over the movements of a senior aide who allegedly flouted restrict

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442935707722.html
UK's Johnson struggles to shift attention from aide's trip

LONDON — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s plans to announce further lockdown-easing measures were being overshadowed Monday by an outcry over the movements of a senior aide who allegedly flouted restrictions imposed during the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 10:15 680News 8014034334943841064.html
U.S. limits travel from Brazil amid worsening coronavirus outbreak

WASHINGTON/BRASILIA (Reuters) - The White House on Sunday said it was restricting travel from Brazil to the United States, two days after the South American nation became the world’s No. 2 hotspot for coronavirus cases.

25 May 02:57 Reuters 8334514180490592417.html
Kindergartens resuming work in Ukraine on May 25, subject to tough rules

The Cabinet passed the relevant decision at its meeting on May 20.

25 May 12:00 UNIAN 6863008970587915310.html
The new normal: How coronavirus pandemic is changing consumer behaviour

Feedback Insights, a Bangalore-based research firm, conducted a survey that brings to light the consumer behaviour patterns that will reshape the economy in the post-Covid-19 world.The survey in which

25 May 07:02 BusinessLine 5283601644059946.html
'We are all connected, even if we make our fake borders': Abhay Deol on coronavirus pandemic

Abhay further added that it would take a while for everything to go back to normal.

25 May 08:47 DNA India 7533428661976127612.html
Coronavirus Pandemic: Africa mounts a robust response to COVID-19

The jury is still out as to whether the African states will be successful in containing the COVID- 19 pandemic.

25 May 14:31 The Financial Express 1288289580702986808.html
Coronavirus Pandemic Could Bankrupt German FA, Warns Treasurer

German FA treasurer Stephan Osnabruegge warned that the DFB is in the deepest economic crisis of the recent past.

25 May 16:57 NDTVSports.com 2127367044163267353.html
Memorial Day like no other for Americans under coronavirus restrictions

People have been urged to follow social distancing guidelines to avoid a resurgence of the disease.

25 May 18:46 Jersey Evening Post 6141642774244613293.html
Coronavirus pandemic | Lockdown extended in Himachal Pradesh's Hamirpur, Solan districts till June 30

Hamirpur has reported the highest number of COVID-19 cases at 63 while 21 people have tested positive for the infection in Solan till now

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964168354348.html
Explainer: Emerging get-tough consensus among Trump's China advisers tested by Hong Kong debate

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Long divided between those pushing for a hardline stance and others advocating cautious engagement, President Donald Trump’s China advisers - under the shadow of the coronavirus crisis - appear to have moved closer together on a tougher approach to Beijing.

25 May 00:54 Reuters 8334514181191070617.html
US curbs travel from Brazil amid deepening coronavirus outbreak

The White House has announced a ban on travel to the United States from Brazil due to the spread of coronavirus in Latin America's hardest-hit country.

25 May 04:04 Aljazeera 6642629762400509173.html
US Coronavirus Response Fatally ‘Chaotic,’ Says Noam Chomsky

File photo of Noam Chomsky (Courtesy: Facebook) Here are edited extracts from an AFP interview with the 91-year-old leftist intellectual, … US Coronavirus Response Fatally ‘Chaotic,’ Says Noam Chomsky Read More »

25 May 07:19 ISSCNC 6824315490472420770.html
Hispanic vote in Florida may come down to Biden’s ability to overcome socialism stigma

LITTLE HAVANA, MIAMI — One does not have to walk far from the outdoor coffee window at Versailles Restaurant in the heart of Little Havana to hear impassioned words about politics, socialism, and Cuba.

25 May 04:01 Washington Examiner 4625792332837779743.html
Democrats ding Trump on coronavirus testing after HHS report

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., slammed the Trump administration on Monday for what they say is the lack of “a serious plan for increasing testing” for the novel coronavirus as the death toll from the contagion nears 100,000.

25 May 16:08 Fox News 7362823820215832826.html
Novelist Fang Fang’s Covid-19 diaries chronicle personal and political struggles in China

In over 60 entries, we see a personal account of public memory and national trauma.

25 May 12:00 Scroll.in 8669301693261386816.html
Americans make low-key Memorial Day tributes, coronavirus overshadowing events

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Americans paid a low-key tribute to those who died serving in the U.S. Armed Forces on Monday, with many Memorial Day events canceled because of the coronavirus epidemic that has killed nearly 100,000 people in the United States alone.

25 May 21:08 Reuters 8334514180428866510.html
Air New Zealand reopen Koru lounges: What airport lounges will be like after coronavirus pandemic lockdown

New hospitality rules designed to prevent the spread of Covid-19 will make lounges a different experience for travellers.

25 May 01:01 Traveller 679876629181349018.html
After UP, Rajasthan reverts to 8-hr factory shifts

India News: Human resources experts, trade unions and civil society groups have lauded the Rajasthan government’s decision on Sunday to revert to 8-hour shifts in

25 May 23:35 The Times of India 6060938663515464822.html
China warns of new Cold War as US blacklists more firms

The US decision to add 33 Chinese entities to a trade blacklist risks potential retaliation from Beijing as tensions between the world’s two biggest economies deteriorate further.

25 May 11:10 TechCentral 724913820177391297.html
Eid Mubarak: Greetings Pour in From Political Circle as President Kovind, PM Modi Extend Wishes

"Eid Mubarak! Greetings on Eid-ul-Fitr. May this special occasion further the spirit of compassion, brotherhood and harmony. May everyone be healthy and prosperous," wrote PM Modi on Twitter.

25 May 02:36 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | India.com 7150386083038987670.html
Japan set to lift coronavirus emergency as cases slow

Japan was poised to lift its nationwide state of emergency over the coronavirus on Monday, gradually reopening the world's third-biggest economy

25 May 11:35 The Guardian 7580308505375103782.html
Joe Biden makes 1st in-person appearance in more than 2 months, lays wreath at veterans park

Joe Biden made his first in-person appearance in more than two months on Monday as he marked Memorial Day by laying a wreath at a veterans park.

25 May 22:29 ABC7 Los Angeles 8300010440320934285.html
Coronavirus pandemic | 2,436 new COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra, count rises to 52,667; 60 more deaths

A total of 1,186 patients were discharged from hospitals after recovery, taking the total number of such cases to 15,786, a Health official said.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965038502790.html
How To Sustain And Strengthen Company Culture Through The Coronavirus Pandemic

Shape, cement and leverage company culture through difficult times.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531977946978.html
Trump administration promises 100 million coronavirus testing swabs by the end of 2020

The Trump administration sent Congress a national coronavirus testing strategy in time to meet a Sunday deadline, The Washington Post reports, citing a copy of the 80-page "COVID-19 Strategic Testing Plan" it obtained.The report delivered to Congress promises that the federal government will

25 May 14:57 Yahoo 7097669638887245734.html
Donald Trump threatens to move the GOP convention out of Charlotte due to Covid-19 restrictions

US President Donald Trump on Monday threatened to move the Republican convention out of Charlotte in North Carolina if its Democratic Governor did not remove the restrictions on social distancing measures which are in force due to coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 19:21 Hindustan Times 696565557931347207.html
How diplomats work hard to defend China’s interests, promote cooperation amid pandemic

Chinese diplomats engaged in heated discussions over the images of Chinese diplomats labeled by Western media outlets as

25 May 20:18 Global Times 7829414520735784190.html
China accuses US of triggering 'new Cold War'

FM Wang says fast-spread­ing 'politi­cal virus' in US is using every opport­unity to 'smear' China

25 May 17:36 The Express Tribune 1105816787900639709.html
Hong Kong security, police chiefs warn of growing 'terrorism' as China security laws loom

Hong Kong's security chief said "terrorism" was growing in the city, as government departments rallied on Monday behind Beijing's plans to ...

25 May 11:20 CNA 5644198863377272831.html
Democratic Leaders Condemn Trump’s National Testing Strategy as Plan to ‘Deny the Truth’

Democratic party leaders on Monday condemned the Trump administration’s newly delivered national coronavirus testing strategy as a disappointing denial of reality.

25 May 16:37 Law & Crime 7990899036898768406.html
Burundi presidential election results expected today

Burundians voted last Wednesday to elect their president, lawmakers and local officials in a poll marked by allegations of fraud and conducted with scant attention to the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107380564682.html
Internationalization of Higher Education in the GCC Countries

Education is an important area of social life, shaping the intellectual and cultural state of society. In the context of globalization, the challenges of time give rise to new trends in it, one of which is internationalization. This process has already swept the whole world, including Arab countries. Some of them, especially the Gulf states, […]

25 May 03:00 Modern Diplomacy 4563921198244428557.html
Burundi expected to announce results of presidential election Monday

Burundi's electoral commission is to announce provisional results from last week's presidential election Monday, with the outgoing head of state's handpicked successor Evariste Ndayishimiye poised to…

25 May 01:59 France 24 5635134571074182085.html
Joe Biden emerges from coronavirus lockdown

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden emerged from his Delaware home on Monday and made his first in-person appearance in more than two months to mark the Memorial Day holiday in the United States by laying a wreath at a veterans' park near his home.

25 May 16:46 Aljazeera 6642629762883834050.html
Trump vastly outspending Biden in presidential campaign ad wars

President Trump’s campaign has outspent Democratic challenger Joe Biden's by nearly a three-to-one margin since the general election campaign got underway a month-and-a-half ago.

25 May 18:03 Fox News 7362823821195028041.html
Federal coronavirus testing plan puts burden on states

The 81-page document from the Department of Health and Human Services comes as the U.S. death toll from the pandemic is approaching 100,000.

25 May 21:54 Fox 4 8372747777644180876.html
Universal basic income – an idea whose time has come

‘There’s nothing more powerful than an idea whose time has come,’ said Victor Hugo. This quote helps us understand the growing calls from all spheres of society worldwide for the introduction of a universal basic income (also known as a basic income grant).

25 May 21:41 Daily Maverick 2373996787599601827.html
China's football team 'more united' under coronavirus

Coronavirus has indefinitely postponed the Chinese Super League (CSL) season but it has given the national team time to bond under coach Li Tie, the side's goalkeeper Yan Junling said on Monday.

25 May 17:15 manilastandard.net 4715274784392829509.html
Explainer: Emerging get-tough consensus among Trump's China advisers tested by Hong Kong debate

Explainer: Emerging get-tough consensus among Trump's China advisers tested by Hong Kong debate

25 May 00:00 Investing.com 5710361975557510283.html
Seal Beach police enforce physical distancing at beach

Police on ATVs were out on patrol in Seal Beach making sure people followed the rules on the sand as the beach was open during the weekend.

25 May 05:06 ABC7 Los Angeles 8300010440914266122.html
Will Social Security Beneficiaries Qualify for a Second Stimulus Check?

Social Security recipients were eligible for an Economic Impact Payment under the CARES Act -- should they expect something similar for stimulus 2.0?

25 May 11:21 The Motley Fool 2231313657517863191.html
Coronavirus Outbreak: EuroLeague cancels remainder of season without winners' trophy being awarded

The EuroLeague, which is composed of 18 teams across 10 European nations, had been suspended since 12 March. League officials said they “explored every possible option” in trying to find a way to resume the season.

25 May 16:35 Firstpost 4760741712838780054.html
Burundi’s ruling party candidate wins presidential election with 68 percent of the vote

Burundi's ruling party candidate Evariste Ndayishimiye was on Monday declared the winner of the country's presidential election, which the opposition has said was flawed.

25 May 14:14 France 24 5635134570252695038.html
Trump fumes on Twitter as media slams pandemic golf outing

The timing of his outing, as the nation approached a milestone in deaths from the pandemic, sparked widespread criticism in the media, with commentators recalling Donald Trump's own past attacks on Barack Obama for playing the game during the 2014 Ebola outbreak.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107581440744.html
Japan lifts coronavirus emergency in all remaining areas

The prime minister of Japan has lifted a coronavirus state of emergency in Tokyo and the remaining areas of the country, ending the restrictions nationwide as businesses begin to reopen.

25 May 11:21 ABC Action News - WFTS - Tampa Bay 5911730202337609301.html
Italy to recruit army of 60,000 volunteers to enforce social distancing rules

Italy wants to recruit an army of 60,000 volunteers to help enforce social distancing rules, amid fears that a second wave of infections could be looming. The volunteers would not have any policing powers but would patrol piazzas, parks, playgrounds, markets, bar areas and beaches, asking people not

25 May 13:51 Yahoo 7097669638378105732.html
Japan lifts coronavirus emergency in all remaining areas

The prime minister of Japan has lifted a coronavirus state of emergency in Tokyo and the remaining areas of the country, ending the restrictions nationwide as businesses begin to reopen.

25 May 11:21 ABC15 Arizona 911680910154794581.html
Evening top 5: No new coronavirus deaths in Republic as 59 new cases confirmed

Coronavirus: No new deaths reported in Republic for first time since MarchThere have been no new...

25 May 21:54 Newstalk 7635722257955860630.html
Hong Kong Police fires tear gas as protesters resist China's grip, launch first major demonstration after COVID-19 outbreak

Thousands of protesters swarmed some of Hong Kong’s busiest neighbourhoods on Sunday, singing, chanting and erecting roadblocks of torn-up bricks and debris as police repeatedly fired tear gas, pepper spray and a water cannon during the city’s largest street mobilisation in month

25 May 01:16 Firstpost 4760741712433135123.html
Asian shares tick up, eyes on China-US trade relations

Asian shares started cautiously on Monday as central bank largesse globally boosted sentiment but rising trade tensions between the world's two ...

25 May 08:50 CNA 5644198863980302713.html
Three Republican groups sue California governor over mail-in-vote order

California was the first state in the country to commit to sending mail-in ballots to all registered voters for the November election, a move responding to the coronavirus pandemic. "Democrats continue to use this pandemic as a ploy to implement their partisan election agenda, and Governor Newsom

25 May 07:34 Yahoo 7097669636911215544.html
UK to reopen thousands of shops in easing of coronavirus lockdown, says Boris Johnson

KABUL: Afghan authorities released 100 Taliban prisoners Monday as part of the government's response to a surprise, three-day ceasefire the insurgents called to mark the Eid al-Fitr festival. The pause in fighting, only the second of its kind in Afghanistan's nearly 19-year-old war, appeared to be holding on day two after the government welcomed the truce by announcing plans

25 May 14:20 Arab News 8912634264073332838.html
Biden makes 1st in-person appearance in more than 2 months

Biden and his wife, Jill, laid a wreath of white flowers tied with a white bow and bowed their heads in silence at the park.

25 May 18:00 An-Nahar 2220466263403555457.html
Rights in the time of COVID-19

The rules that govern members of a society are in a state of flux due to COVID-19. Just four short months ago, we probably could not have imagined a society defined by closed stores, social distancing, and mask-wearing. Yet states around the world have required these measures, and even more, of individuals.

25 May 08:41 The Peninsula 1202843881064872531.html
Gucci announces plans to cut back to 2 fashion shows a year as the coronavirus pandemic ravages the luxury fashion industry

"I will abandon the worn-out ritual of seasonalities and shows to regain a new cadence, closer to my expressive call," Gucci's creative director said.

25 May 10:12 Business Insider 6060062400826666531.html
Coronavirus: Pandemic puts paid to Carnoustie panto

The pandemic has had an early impact on Courier country’s panto season.

25 May 13:26 The Courier 4275302766923965247.html
Do doctors have an uncircumscribed duty to serve?

If doctors have a duty to provide care then what about the value of reciprocity: does society not have a duty to support those who assume the burden to buttress the public good?

25 May 13:27 The Hindu 6679535025683662696.html
Trump: We will move Republican convention unless crowds allowed

President Donald Trump threatened on Monday to pull the Republican National Convention out of North Carolina if the state's Democratic governor does not immediately sign off on allowing a full-capacity gathering in August despite the continuing coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 15:36 Aljazeera 6642629762066308952.html
Trump defends golf outings as US coronavirus death toll nears 100,000

President Trump vented over being criticized for playing golf over Memorial Day weekend as the coronavirus death toll nears 100,000 in the United States.

25 May 14:23 Washington Examiner 4625792331811112734.html
India among 10 worst-hit Covid-19 nations as coronavirus cases near 1.40 lakh

The country registered 154 deaths and a record jump of 6,977 cases in the last 24 hours, taking the nationwide tally to 1,38,845 and death toll to 4,021 on Monday with some experts attributing the spike in cases to the lockdown relaxations.

25 May 17:32 India Today 4286117813159347227.html
Ohio governor urges people to wear face masks: ‘This is not about politics’

“This is one time when we truly are all in this together. What we do directly impacts others,” says Gov. Mike DeWine.

25 May 17:21 MarketWatch 8975941550019310361.html
Covid-19 wrap | Nearly 345 000 coronavirus deaths, outrage over British aide, Iran reopens shrines

Here are the latest developments in the coronavirus crisis.

25 May 14:59 News24 3752801376722835998.html
Business Leaders Need To Show The Way To A Post-Virus World

With politicians generally floundering in their attempts to reveal a route out of lockdown, executives have an opportunity to give a lead.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530414820460.html
Ready to deal with rise in coronavirus cases: Uttarakhand CM Rawat

Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Monday said COVID-19 cases have risen in Uttarakhand after the return of migrants but the government was fully prepared to deal with the situation. The chief minister held a meeting with senior officials in Haldwani to review the situation in the state,

25 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783233606822571.html
Japan airs strong concern after Hong Kong rally over security law

Japan is watching the situation in Hong Kong "with strong concern" after demonstrators took to the streets to protest China's plan to enact a controversial security law, the top government spokesman said Monday. Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told a press conference that a free and open system ought to…

25 May 21:00 Japan Today 8582716286849232651.html
Trump suspends travel from Brazil

Brazil now has the second-biggest caseload in the world.

25 May 07:26 Daily Nation 7421817125057494609.html
Entire police unit disbanded in Kyiv region after two cops arrested on rape, assault charges

The victim, a 26-year-old female, was allegedly attacked at the station after being detained.

25 May 13:20 UNIAN 6863008972501629449.html
Coronavirus: Premier League clubs cleared for contact training by UK government

The United Kingdom government has given Premier League teams the green light for "close-contact" and...

25 May 00:00 SportsMax 4584028977022315335.html
Michigan Gov. Whitmer Says She Self-Censors Comments About Trump to Continue Receiving Federal Funds

Recently, the Democratic governor has been repeatedly criticized by US President Donald Trump and his supporters over her insistence that any lifting of the COVID-19...

25 May 04:03 Sputniknews 967333868079792076.html
Coronavirus: Premier League clubs cleared for contact training by UK government

The Premier League's hopes of returning in mid-June received a boost following the release of phase two of the government's guidance.

25 May 05:30 sportskeeda 1601194027369610468.html
Two hairstylists in Missouri may have exposed more than 140 clients to the coronavirus, health officials say

A Great Clips hair salon in Springfield, Missouri, has become a potential hot spot of COVID-19 transmission after two hairstylists came into work while symptomatic, potentially exposing more than 140 people to the virus, according to local officials.

25 May 01:02 Business Insider Malaysia 8325046883774456947.html
EU to announce green strings for post-pandemic funding

The European Union is due to announce economic recovery plans which could be up to one trillion euros and wants to pull Europe out of the crisis with green measures.

25 May 19:51 euronews 7318238122599509120.html
India welcomes Afghan government, Taliban Eid ceasefire

Earlier, India had expressed concern over the violence in the country despite a deal between the US and the Taliban that would allow for the US to withdraw its troops from Afghanistan after a more than 18-year long stay.

25 May 05:25 The Indian Express 2885715105195281938.html
NACTO Releases Streets for Pandemic Response and Recovery in the Fight Against the COVID-19

NACTO has released guidelines to provide cities with strategies to redesign and adapt their streets for new uses both during the COVID-19 crisis.

25 May 06:30 ArchDaily 6219750955084028628.html
Donald Trump complains he gets 'no credit' for handling the coronavirus crisis even as he brags about getting 'great reviews' and the nation's death toll ticks toward 100,000

President Donald Trump touted 'great reviews' of his coronavirus response and claimed he got 'no credit' for it. His tweet came as U.S. deaths from the disease approached 100,000.

25 May 21:24 Mail Online 124328111504196472.html
Veterans' unemployment during coronavirus outpaces rest of US

As states continue to slowly ease coronavirus-related restrictions and reopen their economies, millions continue to be impacted by job losses, particularly veterans. 

25 May 02:22 Fox News 7362823821086509232.html
Ghanaian Times: Citizens’ participation in decision making and fight against coronavirus

The Minister of Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah yesterday extended an invitation to the citizenry to participate in a national conversation on how to get life back to normal while combating the global coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494687942391.html
Coronavirus: Impact of easing restrictions in the Republic 'to become clear this week'

The Minister for Health said it will become clear later this week whether the easing of restrictions has led to more cases of Covid-19 in the Republic.

25 May 10:15 The Irish News 993066775798828.html
UK PM Boris Johnson defiant as scandal rages over aide accused of breaking coronavirus rules

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday failed to draw a line under a scandal over his top aide Dominic Cummings allegedly breaching ...

25 May 20:17 CNA 5644198862435781365.html
Cities and the coronavirus

Economic revival strategies and welfare measures must keep the urban dynamics and complexities in mind

25 May 23:40 The Telegraph 2864094127940465008.html
US says China's HK national security law could lead to sanctions

China's proposed national security legislation for Hong Kong could lead to US sanctions and threaten the city's status as a financial hub, the White House has said.

25 May 02:27 Aljazeera 6642629763739637899.html
China to evacuate its citizens from India amid rise in coronavirus cases

The move to evacuate its citizens comes in the wake of India emerging as the 10th worst-hit country by the deadly virus, which has infected nearly 1.40 lakh people in India.People opting to return China will have to accept all quarantine, epidemic prevention arrangements during the flight as well as after entering China

25 May 13:14 Livemint 6614605817886443600.html
China decides to evacuate its citizens from India amid rise in coronavirus cases

The Chinese embassy put out a notice on its website on Monday, asking those wanting to return home to book tickets in special flights.

25 May 13:48 India Today 4286117813050300745.html
China decides to evacuate its citizens from India amid rise in coronavirus cases

The Chinese embassy put out a notice on its website on Monday, asking those wanting to return home to book tickets in special flights. The move to evacuate its citizens comes in the wake of India emerging as the 10th worst-hit country by the deadly virus, which has infected nearly 1.40 lakh people in India.

25 May 13:10 Oneindia 2023829372206762175.html
Burundi expected to announce Ndayishimiye next president

Burundi's election commission is expected Monday to declare Evariste Ndayishimiye the country's next president, with all signs showing the ruling party's candidate on track for victory following last week's poll.

25 May 10:30 Digital Journal 4566489171430958791.html
Burundi expected to announce Ndayishimiye next president

Burundi's election commission is expected Monday to declare Evariste Ndayishimiye the country's next president, with all signs

25 May 11:04 The Guardian 7580308503809872807.html
Trump marks Memorial Day by defending his weekend of golfing as the US coronavirus death toll creeps toward 100,000

President Donald Trump on Monday lashed out at those who criticized him for playing golf over Memorial Day weekend as the US stood on the brink of 100,000 reported coronavirus deaths.

25 May 16:16 Pulse Live 3606876835175917203.html
Trump marks Memorial Day by defending his weekend of golfing as the US coronavirus death toll creeps toward 100,000

Trump frequently criticized Obama for golfing while he was in the White House, but has not held himself to the same standard as president.

25 May 16:12 Business Insider 6060062400526929602.html
Trump marks Memorial Day by defending his weekend of golfing as the US coronavirus death toll creeps toward 100,000, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

Business Insider - Trump frequently criticized Obama for golfing while he was in the White House, but has not held himself to the same standard as president.. Read more at businessinsider.sg

25 May 16:12 www.businessinsider.sg 5090408756758171330.html
Ukrainian president: Israel a model in how to fight coronavirus  - Foreign Affairs

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky called Netanyahu to congratulate him on formation of new government.

25 May 18:01 Israel National News 5374683670012052871.html
Ellis & Pence: Amid coronavirus, Trump understands this simple truth that Democrat governors are ignoring

Some governors are refusing to follow America's roadmap, and are instead trying to turn our system on its head

25 May 16:08 Fox News 7362823820090099577.html
Trump marks Memorial Day by defending his weekend of golfing as the US coronavirus death toll creeps toward 100,000

As the US death toll from coronavirus crept toward 100,000, President Donald Trump spent his weekend golfing at Trump National Golf Club in Sterling, Virginia.

25 May 16:12 Business Insider Malaysia 8325046883342601922.html
Japan's small clinics driven to brink as coronavirus-wary patients stay home

TOKYO: As Japan eases coronavirus curbs following its first wave of cases, many small medical clinics are scrambling to stay afloat and the ...

25 May 20:54 CNA 5644198862907314687.html
Chinese Virologist Warns Coronavirus Is 'Just Tip Of The Iceberg'

A Chinese scientist denied Wuhan played a role in the Covid-19 pandemic and warned that similar infectious outbreaks could arise in the future.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530933104402.html
Eden-Monaro byelection set for July 4, coronavirus measures play role in date selection

The date was chosen in part to allow enough time for school polling booths to be sanitised due to the coronavirus.

25 May 06:30 The Canberra Times 8662394329353346174.html
Coronavirus: Senior UAE health officials visit Expo Centre Field Hospital

Visit was undertaken to boost morale of health professionals and patients

25 May 11:29 Gulf News 2086521545007847648.html
Coronavirus: Senior UAE health officials visit Expo Centre Field Hospital

Visit was undertaken to boost morale of health professionals and patients

25 May 11:29 Gulf News 2086521544919920518.html
EU must present united front to shield pandemic-hit banks: regulator

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - European countries need to join forces to shield their banks from the coronavirus outbreak, one of the bloc’s top regulators said on Monday, potentially using a 500 billion euro ($545 billion) EU recovery fund to do so.

25 May 13:47 Reuters 8334514179695308636.html
Jobless benefit requests by Portugal's young spike 52% during pandemic

LISBON (Reuters) - The number of Portuguese young people requesting jobless benefits spiked 52% last month from a year earlier, way above the increase for other age groups, amid the coronavirus lockdown, data showed on Monday

25 May 13:34 Reuters 8334514180607642799.html
Coronavirus: Nicola Sturgeon unable to rule out link between delayed discharge patients and care home deaths

Nicola Sturgeon has said she acted with “thought and care” around the discharge of hundreds of untested hospital patients into care homes but admitted she cannot rule out links to a deadly wave of coronavirus.

25 May 19:24 The Courier 4275302767874193972.html
Window to file for government health insurance approaching for coronavirus filers

Many laid-off workers who lost health insurance in the coronavirus shutdown soon face the first deadlines to qualify for fallback coverage under the Affordable Care Act.

25 May 05:15 Fox News 7362823821506637699.html
PML-N's Nehal Hashmi, KP chief secretary Kazim Niaz test positive for coronavirus

Hashmi is under isolation at Karachi residence; Niaz is also at home and will work from there till his recovery

25 May 00:00 www.geo.tv 9037559356949924253.html
A world redrawn: US coronavirus response fatally ‘chaotic,’ says Noam Chomsky

The United States is on a chaotic path with no federal plan against the coronavirus pandemic as it reduces public health funding and ignores the advances of climate change, according to activist scholar Noam Chomsky, considered the founder of modern linguistics.

25 May 05:18 The Citizen 410802301250254136.html
Italian Government Wants Unemployed To Become Social Distancing Snitches

An army of “civic assistants” will be embedded in the population

25 May 08:57 Infowars 1950426315435667919.html
Racial divide of coronavirus is real, so are innovations that can help

News about the novel coronavirus, which has now claimed over 90,000 American lives, is all around us. A subtext told in this reporting is the painful story of the pandemic’s devastating effect on people of color.

25 May 11:49 The Birmingham Times 7307868690927762334.html
Trump denies interest in moving Republican National Convention to Doral property

President Trump on Monday denied any suggestion that he might want to hold this summer’s Republican National Convention at his resort in Doral, Fla., following his threat to move the convention from North Carolina if that state’s governor can’t guarantee the party will be allowed “full attendance” at the event.

25 May 19:00 Fox News 7362823819968781174.html
How coronavirus might hit EU defence spending

Among the casualties of coronavirus - worldwide and in the EU - is the defence sector. However, the Covid-19 pandemic has not made the world a less dangerous place and there is no alternative to having a functioning defence system.

25 May 05:01 EUobserver 625925299682465999.html
California lays out pandemic rules for church reopenings

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rabbi Shalom Rubanowitz looks forward to reopening his synagogue doors — if his congregation can balance the laws of God and California during the coronavirus pandemic....

25 May 22:01 The Seattle Times 9121942837306447181.html
Japan set to lift coronavirus emergency as cases slow

Compared to hard-hit areas in Europe, the United States, Russia and Brazil, Japan has been spared the worst of the pandemic, with 16,581 cases in total and 830 deaths.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107518201865.html
Japan set to lift coronavirus emergency as cases slow

Rest of World News: Japan was poised to lift its nationwide state of emergency over the coronavirus on Monday, gradually reopening the world's third-biggest economy after

25 May 03:25 The Times of India 6060938664242330905.html
Housebound Bangladesh celebrates Eid in the shadow of coronavirus

To Muhammad Nuru, Eid-ul-Fitr means buying new clothes for his children and other members of the family and travelling to Munshiganj to celebrate the occasion with their loved ones.

25 May 01:01 Bdnews24 8119004128808631164.html
COVID-19: Trump bars travel from Brazil

President Donald Trump on Sunday suspended travel from Brazil, which has emerged as a major new hotspot in the coronavirus pandemic, the White House said. Non-Americans who have been in Brazil i...

25 May 08:30 Punch Newspapers 3524240994797735129.html
Japan set to lift coronavirus emergency as cases slow

Japan was poised to lift its nationwide state of emergency over the coronavirus on Monday, gradually reopening the world's third-biggest economy after new cases slowed to a crawl. Compared to

25 May 08:52 Deccan Herald 2027555796819392681.html
One of Europe's biggest music festivals set to go ahead in August despite pandemic fears

Serbian officials have said one of Europe's biggest music events, the Exit festival, can go ahead in late August because they expect the coronavirus to be under control by then.

25 May 09:57 Channel24 2038030840164249202.html
Scotland Govt Demands Boris Open the Borders to 'Enrich Society'

Scotland needs mass, low-skilled immigration to ‘enrich’ society and grow the economy, according to the country’s government.

25 May 10:30 Breitbart 3148363491247706259.html
CA Secretary of State: We Won't Let Virus Be 'Exploited' for Voter Suppression

California Secretary of State Alex Padilla (D) responded to Republicans suing the state to block Gov. Gavin Newsom's vote-by-mail order.

25 May 13:16 Breitbart 3148363492429975413.html
Ibuprofen does NOT make coronavirus symptoms worse, insist scientists - as desperate arthritis patients use industrial lubricant WD-40 on their aching joints

Arthritis patients are putting industrial lubricant WD-40 on their joints because they fear, wrongly, that ibuprofen will make Covid -19 symptoms worse, a leading pharmacist has warned.

25 May 21:03 Mail Online 124328112510310865.html
France has lowest daily rise in new coronavirus cases and deaths since lockdown

PARIS, May 25 — French authorities reported the smallest daily rise in new coronavirus cases and deaths yesterday since before a lockdown began on March 17, raising hopes that the worst of the epidemic is over in France. The number of confirmed cases rose by 115 to 144,921, health ministry data...

25 May 00:12 Malaymail 302165936326924722.html
US State Counting Deaths 'Clearly From Other Causes' as Coronavirus Cases

Since first being detected in 2019 in China, coronavirus has spread around the globe, and been declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization. In all, the US has...

25 May 16:36 Sputniknews 967333869572380335.html
Republicans sue to block California from voting by mail in November

May 25 (UPI) -- Several Republican groups have filed a lawsuit against California Gov. Gavin Newsom's executive order to allow Californians to vote by mail in the November presidential election due to the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 05:27 UPI 8257973864264387557.html
EU must present united front to shield pandemic-hit banks: regulator

EU must present united front to shield pandemic-hit banks: regulator

25 May 00:00 Investing.com 5710361974640074760.html
Memorial Day even more heart-wrenching for veterans’ kin due to coronavirus

Memorial Day has become even more heart-wrenching amid the coronavirus. With much of the nation on lockdown, grieving kin of late military veterans have been left to honor their relatives without

25 May 00:20 New York Post 7654946769387527567.html
[ANALYSIS] Why make the poor pay for the coronavirus response?

'It’s all a bizarre repeat of TRAIN where the poor are made to pay more so the rich can pay less. This time around, amid the COVID-19 crisis, the rich will benefit from the biggest corporate tax break in Philippine history.'

25 May 02:56 Rappler 1882105642584139672.html
EU must present united front to shield pandemic-hit banks: regulator

European countries need to join forces to shield their banks from the coronavirus outbreak, one of the bloc's top regulators said on Monday, potentially using a 500 billion euro ($545 billion) EU recovery fund to do so. The remarks from Jose Manuel Campa, who leads the European Banking Authority

25 May 13:01 Yahoo 7097669637072481091.html
Coronavirus in South Africa: President Ramaphosa warns outbreak will get worse

Lockdown measures to be further eased from start of June despite surge in cases

25 May 15:36 The Irish Times 8204772968726314003.html
Sally Pipes: Coronavirus recovery — Want to help the economy? Don't do this

In a rush to help, the government risks hamstringing our economic recovery in the coming months.

25 May 14:22 Fox News 7362823820184283185.html
Trump threatens to move Republican National Convention out of North Carolina unless ‘full attendance’ allowed

Trump’s tweets about the RNC, planned for Charlotte, come just two days after North Carolina recorded its largest daily increase in positive coronavirus cases yet

25 May 14:49 The Globe and Mail 68426411304850861.html
Trump Defends 'Mortal Sin' of Golfing Amid Pandemic

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - US President Donald Trump on Monday railed against media coverage of his recent golf outing amid the COVID-19 outbreak, arguing that he had gone...

25 May 17:49 Sputniknews 967333869297102056.html
Trump Defends 'Moral Sin' of Golfing Amid Pandemic

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - US President Donald Trump on Monday railed against media coverage of his recent golf outing amid the COVID-19 outbreak, arguing that he had gone...

25 May 17:49 Sputniknews 967333868983544484.html
As Coronavirus Cases Cross 1.40 Lakh-mark, India Now Among 10 Worst-hit Countries, Surpasses Iran

The JHU data further stated that India is the tenth most-affected nation by the pandemic after US, Russia, UK, Spain, Italy, Brazil, Germany, Turkey and France.

25 May 16:51 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | India.com 7150386083682173160.html
Trump wants Republican National Convention to stay in North Carolina

President Trump said Monday that he’d like the Republican National Convention to remain in North Carolina — despite noting headwinds from Democrats who lead state and local governments — and

25 May 19:35 New York Post 7654946768781079584.html
COVID-19 pandemic: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Lifts State of Emergency

Shinzo Abe said the country had managed to control the spread of COVID-19 since issuing the order in some areas on April 7, then later extending it nationwide.

25 May 15:55 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | India.com 7150386083624906322.html
'A tragedy': Top aide warns US may revoke Hong Kong privileges over China-led national security law | Hong Kong Free Press HKFP

A top White House aide renewed a warning on Sunday that the US might revoke Hong Kong’s special trading privileges if China enacts a tough new security law covering the territory. The warning from national security advisor Robert O’Brien came amid soaring tensions between Washington and Beijing, and only hours after China’s foreign minister Wang Yi […]

25 May 00:00 Hong Kong Free Press HKFP 3845645663412283956.html
‘What planet are they on?’ No respite for Johnson and Cummings

LONDON – Prime Minister Boris Johnson faced mutiny in his party and fury across Britain on Monday for refusing to sack his closest aide Dominic Cummings who is accused of flouting the coronavirus lockdown by driving 250 miles from London.

25 May 09:40 First Post Of India 844080066809928474.html
Hong Kong and Beijing officials defend security laws, citing threat of terrorism

HONG KONG (Reuters) - China’s foreign ministry office in Hong Kong and the city’s security chief on Monday defended proposed national security laws by describing some acts in mass pro-democracy protests last year as terrorism.

25 May 12:05 Reuters 8334514181297816299.html
Democratic leaders say Trump testing strategy is 'to deny the truth' about lack of supplies

Democratic leaders said Monday that President Trump's strategy for coronavirus testing is to "deny the truth" about the current lack of supplies.

25 May 16:10 Msn 1509165516082537273.html
Democratic leaders say Trump testing strategy is 'to deny the truth' about lack of supplies

Democratic leaders said Monday that President Trump’s strategy for coronavirus testing is to “deny the truth” about the current lack of supplies.

25 May 15:47 TheHill 355432918473332337.html
‘Turn back this wave of hate’: 100 writers call for an end to anti-Asian hostility

Reports of hate crimes and violence against the Asian and Asian American community have surged since early in the pandemic

25 May 06:00 the Guardian 1491978795295646878.html
China condemns US blacklisting dozens of its firms

China condemned the U.S. adding 33 Chinese entities to a trade blacklist, a move that risks potential retaliation from Beijing as tensions between the world’s two-biggest economies deteriorate further.

25 May 00:00 MyBroadband 3036103788979444691.html
UK bailout schemes could create coronavirus debt trap, warn banks

Fear businesses could face paying billions in loans just as they try to recover from pandemic

25 May 03:00 Ft 707176889371468123.html
US bans Brazil travel over virus surge as Europe keeps easing

The United States suspended travel from Brazil over an explosion of coronavirus infections in the South American nation, but across the Atlantic

25 May 09:54 The Guardian 7580308504425953023.html
Coronavirus: French officials stunned as hundreds defy lockdown at football match in Strasbourg

Strasbourg authorities have been stunned as up to 400 people showed "stupidity and irresponsibility" by attending a local football match.

25 May 10:42 sportskeeda 1601194028006407032.html
Basketball’s EuroLeague cancels season because of coronavirus

Europe’s top basketball league cancelled the remainder of its season Monday because of the coronavirus pandemic, saying health concerns had to be paramount despite numerous attempts to find ways to resume play.

25 May 09:41 Sportsnet.ca 4293652947289981773.html
Trump threatens to move GOP convention over North Carolina's coronavirus restrictions

President Trump warned Monday that the Republican Party could seek to move its 2020 convention if North Carolina Gov.

25 May 12:36 TheHill 355432919196991410.html
Trump visits Arlington cemetery, Fort McHenry for Memorial Day as Baltimore mayor criticizes trip

President Trump was marking Memorial Day with appearances at Arlington National Cemetery and Baltimore’s historic Fort McHenry, honoring fallen military members while also sending a clear signal to the country that his agenda will be business-as-almost-usual amid the coronavirus pandemic. 

25 May 11:38 Fox News 7362823821298933869.html
Pentagon charts its own course on COVID-19, risking Trump's ire

The Pentagon is actively planning on living with the coronavirus well into 2021, putting it at risk of angering President Trump as he expresses confidence that the disease is on the wane.

25 May 12:30 TheHill 355432919067119930.html
US bans Brazil travel over virus surge as Europe keeps easing

The United States suspended travel from Brazil over an explosion of coronavirus infections in the South American nation, but across the Atlantic, many parts of Europe were set to further ease lockdowns on Monday after slowing their COVID-19 outbreaks.

25 May 16:00 manilastandard.net 4715274784537491078.html
Donald Trump Lays Wreath at Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

President Donald Trump recognized Memorial Day on Monday, laying a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

25 May 15:34 Breitbart 3148363491937752585.html
GAITHO: Going after Ruto will not solve Kenya’s ills, let’s

An impeachment Motion or criminal charge motivated by political skulduggery adds nothing to the campaign for a just society.

25 May 21:59 Daily Nation 7421817124164529987.html
Coronavirus: There is something positive about Covid-19 management in Nigeria - Jonathan

Former president, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, has warned against the possibility of coronavirus pandemic breeding dictators in Africa as scourge exceeds 5-million.

25 May 21:46 Legit 3764253650769944325.html
Fmr Dem Rep. Edwards: Trump 'Looks More Incompetent and More Incoherent'

Monday on MSNBC, former Rep. Donna Edwards (D-MD) accused President Donald Trump of being "incompetent" and "incoherent" in his messaging. | Clips

25 May 23:01 Breitbart 3148363492131934502.html
Americans pass pandemic holiday on beaches, in parks as COVID-19 death toll nears 100,000

Americans sunbathed on beaches, fished from boats and strolled on boardwalks this holiday weekend, but the occasional person wearing a mask was a ...

25 May 07:00 CNA 5644198862567516137.html
Americans pass pandemic holiday on beaches, in parks as death toll nears 100,000

Americans sunbathed on beaches, fished from boats and strolled on boardwalks this holiday weekend, but the occasional person wearing a mask was a constant reminder that the world is still battling the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 05:55 Bdnews24 8119004129956577947.html
Americans pass pandemic holiday on beaches, in parks as death toll nears 100,000

All 50 states in the US have relaxed coronavirus restrictions to some degree

25 May 07:18 Deccan Chronicle 7881006363958393789.html
Americans pass pandemic holiday on beaches, in parks as death toll nears 100,000

All 50 states in the US have relaxed coronavirus restrictions to some degree

25 May 10:49 The Asian Age 2126266544243346168.html
Head of French LREM Party Says Former Health Minister Determined to Become Paris Mayor

MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Stanislas Guerini said he was convinced that former health minister and current LREM candidate Agnes Buzyn in the municipal elections in Paris, is...

25 May 15:38 Sputniknews 967333868292001714.html
Experts slam agriculture reform program, warn of shortage amid pandemic

Agrarian reform is among the National Priority Programs pushed by Jokowi’s first-term administration in an effort to better distribute development.

25 May 14:46 The Jakarta Post 7678601102495998904.html
Trump restricts travel from Brazil as its number of coronavirus cases spike

President Donald Trump's order, set to take effect Tuesday applies to noncitizens who were in Brazil within 14 days of trying to enter the US.

25 May 22:30 Business Insider 6060062400248780951.html
Trump doubles up with Maryland, Virginia Memorial Day events

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump booked back-to-back Memorial Day appearances despite the coronavirus pandemic, at Arlington National Cemetery and at a historic fort in Baltimore. Trump recently called Baltimore a “rat and rodent infested mess” and its mayor has suggested Trump stay home.

25 May 04:39 680News 8014034334089662285.html
Japan set to lift coronavirus emergency as cases slow

Japan was poised to lift its nationwide state of emergency over the coronavirus on Monday, gradually reopening the world's third-biggest economy after new cases slowed to a crawl.

25 May 03:20 Digital Journal 4566489172652215791.html
MPs to meet today to decide on resuming Parliament during pandemic

OTTAWA — The House of Commons is meeting today to decide, again, how it's going to function as COVID-19 restrictions gradually lift across the country.

25 May 08:00 KitchenerToday.com 52741009711980327.html
Officials: 2 church services sources of virus outbreaks

As Gov. Gavin Newsom prepares to release plans for how religious institutions can reopen in California during the coronavirus pandemic, health officials announced that two church services that were held without authorization have been sources of outbreaks.

25 May 05:12 The Fresno Bee 7818692855889333021.html
Boris Johnson's decision to back his own top aide who broke lockdown rules means 'more people will die' from the coronavirus, according to one of his own scientific advisers

Professor Stephen Reicher said Boris Johnson had "trashed" his own government's advice on the nationwide coronavirus lockdown.

25 May 11:46 Business Insider 6060062401365213827.html
Boris Johnson's decision to back his own top aide who broke lockdown rules means 'more people will die' from the coronavirus, according to one of his own scientific advisers, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

Business Insider - Professor Stephen Reicher said Boris Johnson had "trashed" his own government's advice on the nationwide coronavirus lockdown.. Read more at businessinsider.sg

25 May 11:46 www.businessinsider.sg 5090408757596455555.html
CANADA: MPs to meet today to decide on resuming Parliament during pandemic

The HOC has been working on how to hold debates and votes with some MPs participating remotely, but hasn't yet solved technical and security challenges

25 May 12:47 KitchenerToday.com 52741009150680097.html
Boris Johnson’s decision to back his own top aide who broke lockdown rules means ‘more people will die’ from the coronavirus, according to one of his own scientific advisers

A scientist who advises the UK government on the coronavirus says Boris Johnson’s support for an aide who breached lockdown rules has undermined efforts to fight the pandemic and warned that “more people are going to die” as a result.

25 May 11:46 Business Insider Malaysia 8325046884180886147.html
Japan lifts coronavirus state of emergency in all remaining areas

TOKYO — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe lifted a coronavirus state of emergency in Tokyo and four other remaining areas on Monday, ending the restrictions nationwide as businesses begin to

25 May 15:55 New York Post 7654946769309423181.html
White House brings forward Brazil travel restrictions by two days

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House on Monday brought forward by two days restrictions on travel to the United States from Brazil that were announced after the Latin American country became the world’s No. 2 coronavirus hotspot.

25 May 22:53 Reuters 8334514181271804297.html
Chinese tech giant criticises US for 'politicising business'

The new measures announced on Friday expanded a US campaign against Chinese companies Washington says might be security threats or involved in human rights abuses.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964614022641.html
Chinese tech giant criticizes US for 'politicizing business'

BEIJING — One of China’s biggest tech companies has criticized the Trump administration for “politicizing business” after it slapped export sanctions on 33 more Chinese enterprises and government entities.

25 May 06:19 680News 8014034333980744085.html
Chinese Tech Giant Criticizes US for 'Politicizing Business'

One of China’s biggest tech companies has criticized the Trump administration for “politicizing business” after it slapped export sanctions on 33 more Chinese enterprises and government ent

25 May 09:51 TOLO news 5578851438802072471.html
China’s ‘bat woman’ researcher warns coronavirus is just ‘tip of iceberg’

China’s “bat woman” researcher warns that the deadly coronavirus surfacing now is “just the tip of the iceberg” in terms of what humans may soon face without a global

25 May 17:57 New York Post 7654946768359958459.html
US ‘politicising business’, says Chinese anti-virus firm blacklisted from importing tech from America

President Donald Trump’s administration says Chinese tech is based at least in part on stealing foreign knowhow and is used to spy on the US

25 May 20:27 The Asian Age 2126266545493713683.html
Rejig your political agenda for 2023 APC leaders warn his members

Stalwarts of APC in Akwa Ibom state have urged its members to call their media aides to order as some of their publications in the social media

25 May 15:28 The Guardian 7580308505728902543.html
Americans make low-key Memorial Day tributes, coronavirus overshadowing events

Americans paid a low-key tribute to those who died serving in the U.S. Armed Forces on Monday, with many Memorial Day events canceled because of the coronavirus epidemic that has killed nearly 100,000 people in the United States alone. In some places, scaled-down ceremonies were broadcast over the internet, as…

25 May 20:50 Japan Today 8582716286719813837.html
Plant-based 'meats' catch on in the COVID-19 pandemic

Meat industry's troubles may have provided a boost for plant-based meat substitutes

25 May 05:39 Gulf News 2086521545550549809.html
Coronavirus Impact: Low advertiser sentiment to impact sports sponsorships

Even though viewers have been starved of live sports and may be awaiting the return of sporting events, advertising revenue is not expected to match up to pre-Covid times.

25 May 07:29 The Financial Express 1288289580484604382.html
Hong Kong security, police chiefs warn of growing 'terrorism' as Taiwan promises assistance to people

Hong Kong's security and police chiefs said "terrorism" was growing in the city, as government departments rallied on Monday behind Beijing's plans to introduce national security laws after thousands took to the streets to protest against the move. The security legislation, which could see Chinese intelligence agencies set up bases…

25 May 05:30 Japan Today 8582716287088990369.html
Malaysia and Singapore to continue coaction to beat Covid-19 pandemic, says republic's senior minister

SINGAPORE, May 25 — Being close neighbours, Singapore and Malaysia will continue working together in overcoming this difficult Covid-19 pandemic period, said the republic’s Senior Minister Teo Chee Hean. “The unique situation we are facing this year has reminded us of the closeness of our...

25 May 03:32 Malaymail 302165935723081330.html
As Native Americans fight coronavirus, basketball takes a timeout | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

PHOENIX >> Basketball is woven into the fabric of Native American life.

25 May 01:55 Star-Advertiser 3439335389430257269.html
Coronavirus: Details on test, trace, isolate still to be released, admits First Minister

Key details of the Scottish Government's test, trace and isolate plans "vital" to the next phase of lockdown restrictions being rolled out will not be revealed until days before the review takes place.

25 May 19:47 The Courier 4275302768217972431.html
‘What planet are they on?’ No respite for UK’s Johnson and aide

LONDON, May 25 — Prime Minister Boris Johnson faced mutiny in his party and fury across Britain on Monday for refusing to sack his closest aide Dominic Cummings who is accused of flouting the coronavirus lockdown by driving 250 miles from London. Defending one of Britain’s most powerful men,...

25 May 08:58 Malaymail 302165936314826619.html
Maharashtra urges Kerala govt to send team of doctors, nurses to fight COVID-19 pandemic

The Maharashtra government has formally written to the Kerala government seeking assistance to fight the Covid-19 pandemic in the worst-hit Mumbai-Pune industrial-commercial belt.

25 May 07:03 Free Press Journal 9080771788879250826.html
Nikkei rises, but Hong Kong shares slip as tensions with China heat up

Hong Kong stocks fall as demonstrators take to the streets to protest proposal by China to supercede city government’s authority.

25 May 07:08 MarketWatch 8975941549780025408.html
"What planet are they on?" No respite for UK's Johnson and aide

London: Prime Minister Boris Johnson faced mutiny in his party and fury across Britain on Monday for refusing to sack his closest aide Dominic Cummings who is accused of flouting the coronavirus lockdown by driving 250 miles from London.

25 May 11:50 The Peninsula 1202843882610281052.html
Hong Kong and Beijing officials defend security laws, citing threat of terrorism

HONG KONG (Reuters) - China’s foreign ministry office in Hong Kong and the city’s security chief on Monday defended proposed national security laws by describing some acts in mass pro-democracy protests last year as terrorism.

25 May 11:00 Reuters 8334514180001835007.html
Hong Kong and Beijing officials defend security laws, citing threat of terrorism

China's foreign ministry office in Hong Kong and the city's security chief on Monday defended proposed national security laws by describing some acts in mass pro-democracy protests last year as terrorism.

25 May 15:51 Bdnews24 8119004130132309696.html
Chinese officials defend controversial Hong Kong security laws as necessary against 'terrorism'

The new laws have sparked protests.

25 May 17:06 Newshub 2131266987134031449.html
China warns US against sparking Cold War - The Nation Nigeria

Wang Yi, the Chinese foreign minister, said Sunday that the U.S. should “give up on its wishful thinking of changing China” and avoid bringing..

25 May 21:30 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900549951047.html
AP FACT CHECK: Faulty Trump claims on virus drug, vote fraud

When President Donald Trump doesn't like the message, he shoots the messenger.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441052711117.html
AP FACT CHECK: Faulty Trump claims on virus drug, vote fraud

WASHINGTON — When President Donald Trump doesn’t like the message, he shoots the messenger.

25 May 04:55 680News 8014034334292609562.html
Asia stocks mostly up on coronavirus lockdown easing but Hong Kong extends losses

Most Asian markets rose Monday as a further opening up of economies from lockdown offset worries over worsening China-US tensions, while Hong Kong sank again after the city was rocked by protests at

25 May 09:12 Deccan Herald 2027555796213707148.html
Republican groups sue California over expanded mail-in voting

A GOP official called the state's effort "radical" and a "recipe for disaster that would create more opportunities for fraud."

25 May 03:20 Yahoo 7097669637689322300.html
White House limits travel to US from Brazil due to coronavirus

WASHINGTON, DC: The White House on Sunday (May 24) said it was prohibiting most non-US citizens from travelling to the United States if they had ...

25 May 03:37 CNA 5644198863390321450.html
How Maharashtra Lost the Battle

  Lack of coordination between the ruling coalition partners, failure of the  Chief Minister and top cabinet ministers to take full responsibility, and an overall absence of leadership has ensured that Maharashtra stares at a bigger disaster with the onset of monsoon

25 May 00:00 www.organiser.org 9159923258578201355.html
Coronavirus: Human trial of vaccine shows promising results in China

The early-stage trial was conducted by researchers at several laboratories and included 108 participants aged 18 to 60. ..

25 May 17:39 Premium Times Nigeria 5456729300763324512.html
Congress weighs choice: ‘Go big’ on virus aid or hit ‘pause’

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress is at a crossroads in the coronavirus crisis, wrestling over whether to “go big,” as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi wants for the next relief bill, or...

25 May 21:06 The Seattle Times 9121942837705657657.html
Lisa Boothe: How can Biden staffers run presidential campaign 'when they can't even run a virtual rally?'

Fox News contributor Lisa Boothe told "The Next Revolution" Sunday that the new digital effort likely to be a vital part of the 2020 race will "certainly benefit" the Trump campaign as Joe Biden trails the president's team on the online battleground.

25 May 02:25 Fox News 7362823820038047791.html
Ford Motor Co. donates thousands of COVID-19 face shields to US military

Ford Motor Co. has finalized an agreement with the U.S. Department of Defense to donate 200,000 face shields to military bases across the U.S. and abroad to protect against the coronavirus.

25 May 12:26 Fox News 7362823821542319106.html
Trump defends decision to play golf as US virus death toll nears 100,000

"The Fake & Totally Corrupt News makes it sound like a mortal sin - I knew this would happen!," Trump tweeted.

25 May 16:40 Brisbane Times 2314609338291562034.html
Trump defends decision to play golf as US virus death toll nears 100,000

"The Fake & Totally Corrupt News makes it sound like a mortal sin - I knew this would happen!," Trump tweeted.

25 May 16:40 The Age 7967730561272489522.html
Deportees from Kuwait tested negative for the coronavirus – Aviation Minister

Joseph Kofi Adda, the Aviation Minister, has disclosed that the deportees from Kuwait on Saturday tested negative for the novel Coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495745097416.html
'Bat Woman' scientist warns about fresh pandemic caused by viruses evolving

China-based Shi Zhengli said a study found that coronaviruses and bats may have co-evolved over time and experience selection pressure from each other resulting in a new threat

25 May 14:32 mirror 675785261168207459.html
Donald Trump Slammed As ‘Grotesque And Disgraceful’ By Former GOP Strategist On Memorial Day

President Donald Trump received criticism from a former Republican strategist about his behavior on Memorial Day. Steve Schmidt — who served as a campaign strategist for former President George ...

25 May 19:09 The Inquisitr 1745625230805259205.html
Cuomo admits 'we all failed' at making coronavirus projections

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday that coronavirus projections from experts were all wrong and he's getting out of the business of speculating because of it. 

25 May 20:01 Fox News 7362823820620568256.html
MPs to meet today to decide on resuming Parliament during pandemic

OTTAWA — The House of Commons is meeting today to decide, again, how it’s going to function as COVID-19 restrictions gradually lift across the country.

25 May 08:06 National Post 4816958592280679189.html
MPs to meet today to decide on resuming Parliament during pandemic

The House of Commons is meeting Monday to decide, again, how it is going to function as COVID-19 restrictions gradually lift across the country.

25 May 08:28 CTVNews 2422791597519983976.html
Coronavirus Australia latest: at a glance

A summary of the major developments in the coronavirus outbreak across Australia

25 May 08:58 the Guardian 1491978794543261174.html
Japan lifts coronavirus emergency in all remaining areas

The prime minister of Japan has lifted a coronavirus state of emergency in Tokyo and the remaining areas of the country, ending the restrictions nationwide as businesses begin to reopen.

25 May 06:21 Fox 4 8372747777205601877.html
Shinzo Abe's approval rating slides amid coronavirus, prosecution scandal

May 25 (UPI) -- Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's approval rating has dipped by double digits in the wake of his administration's response to the global coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 06:40 UPI 8257973865565640033.html
MPs to meet today to decide on resuming Parliament during pandemic

The House of Commons is meeting today to decide, again, how it's going to function as COVID-19 restrictions gradually lift across the country.

25 May 09:41 CP24 1887544296263401672.html
Is this a Scandal or…? British Political Row Gets the Most Saucy of Names

This may not be the biggest political scandal in the history of politics, but it’s definitely one that has the most cheeky name and one that is helping people to stay...

25 May 14:01 Sputniknews 967333869363791648.html
Federal government launches hotline to offer businesses advice amid COVID-19 pandemic

The federal government has partnered with the Canadian Chamber of Commerce to launch a hotline to provide free advice to businesses.

25 May 19:57 mobilesyrup 1267416330550110967.html
Boris Johnson and Dominic Cummings say coronavirus affected their eyesight

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said that his own eyesight was affected by coronavirus

25 May 20:23 The Irish News 993067021790897.html
UW Medicine furloughs 4,000 more workers, citing coronavirus budget hit

These reductions, along with furloughs announced for 1,500 nonunion staffers last week, mean that more than 15% of UW Medicine's workforce will go without pay for one to eight weeks.

25 May 19:31 The Seattle Times 9121942837135517612.html
Boris Johnson and Dominic Cummings say coronavirus affected their eyesight

The Police Federation of England and Wales took to social media to warn people not to get behind the wheel if their eyesight is impaired.

25 May 19:46 Irishexaminer 8196011179152568709.html
Boris Johnson facing scandal after standing by Dominic Cummings in pandemic travel controversy

The U.K. Prime Minister’s top political aide admitted to travelling more than 400 kilometres north of London with his wife and son days after the lockdown was initiated, while sick

25 May 23:58 The Globe and Mail 68426411325398408.html
Republicans Sue California Gov. Gavin Newsom over Vote by Mail Mandate

Republicans sued California Gov. Gavin Newsom over his order to send every registered voter a vote-by-mail ballot for November.

25 May 12:40 Breitbart 3148363491403920445.html
Society over self

"What did other Asian countries do right, and what are we doing wrong?"   Addressing elder siblings as “ate” and “kuya” makes clear the importance of family relationships among Filipinos. In fact, one could say that a Filipino is born into a home defined by one’s filial responsibilities, in contrast to the Western emphasis on individuality and personal freedom.

25 May 00:05 manilastandard.net 4715274785414134340.html
Coronavirus: Neville believes more Premier League players will drop out

Gary Neville is optimistic the Premier League will vote to restart the season in the near future, bu...

25 May 00:00 SportsMax 4584028976364370689.html
Coronavirus: Black Stars Square totally empty on Eid-ul-Fitr celebration

The Independence Square in Accra, where the National Chief Imam, His Eminence Dr Osman Nuhu Sharubutu, has over the years led Muslims to offer Eid prayers was empty today, even though the 2020 Eid-ul-Fitr celebration was observed.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495183956903.html
Chief Imam calls for free and fair December elections

Sheikh Osman Sharubutu, the National Chief Imam on Sunday called on all stakeholders, especially the Electoral Commission to ensure a violence-free, fair and transparent elections ahead of the December polls.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494757404124.html
Russia records its highest daily death toll from the coronavirus as its number of new cases appears to decline

Russia denies that it has manipulated coronavirus data and maintains that its mortality rate from the virus is among the lowest in the world.

25 May 02:31 Business Insider 6060062399587845750.html
The Pandemic Is Exposing the Limits of Science

The financial crisis tarnished the field of economics. Will the coronavirus do the same for medicine?

25 May 05:00 Bloomberg.com 4032480120843538681.html
Ramaphosa: South Africa coronavirus lockdown to ease from June 1

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced a further easing of coronavirus restrictions from next month in a move that will allow most sectors of the economy to reopen fully under "strict health protocols" and "social distancing rules".

25 May 08:35 Aljazeera 6642629763365678201.html
HK security, police chiefs warn of growing 'terrorism'

Protests are expected to resume on Wednesday, when the city's legislature is scheduled to give a second reading of a bill that would criminalise abuse of China's national anthem.

25 May 07:32 Australian Financial Review 3974284487956960380.html
Latino workers face discrimination over spread of coronavirus in meat plants

Reports of Latinos being refused service after more than 10,000 meatpacking workers, many Latino, contract Covid-19 in the USEthnic minorities have been the hardest-hit by the coronavirus in the US, and now Latino workers are facing fresh difficulty, as they and their communities suffer discrimination

25 May 09:00 Yahoo 7097669637407724883.html
Coronavirus: Neville believes more Premier League players will drop out

Premier League football is likely to be "back on the menu" soon, delighting Gary Neville, who understands if players opt to drop out.

25 May 11:24 sportskeeda 1601194028460652204.html
UK Lockdown Adviser: Cummings Controversy Could Mean More Coronavirus Deaths

Cummings travelled to County Durham in March to self-isolate with his family, allegedly because he feared he and his wife would be unable to care for their son, despite...

25 May 13:59 Sputniknews 967333869417702223.html
Mike Pence touts 'real progress' as coronavirus deaths continue to fall across country

Vice President Mike Pence said on Monday that since the American people heeded government official orders to social distance, there has been a decline in hospitalizations, new cases across the country, and fatalities.

25 May 13:34 Fox News 7362823820776253145.html
Japan ends coronavirus state of emergency - Foreign Affairs

Japanese president lifts state of emergency, following seven weeks of coronavirus-related restrictions.

25 May 13:41 Israel National News 5374683669931001631.html
Coronavirus: West African farmers count losses, fear for worse - Report

The farmers say the response to the pandemic has affected everybody because all activities have slowed down

25 May 19:47 Premium Times Nigeria 5456729299613366082.html
Washington man allegedly falsely sought $1.5M in coronavirus biz relief funds

A Washington state software engineer is charged with fraudulently seeking over $1.5 million in coronavirus relief funds intended for small business loans, prosecutors announced Friday. Issaquah

25 May 00:41 New York Post 7654946768746162601.html
Suriname votes with convicted-killer president's future at stake

With a partial lockdown in effect due to the coronavirus pandemic, Suriname's 380,000 eligible voters will head to the polls to elect the 51 members of the National Assembly.

25 May 13:45 The Jakarta Post 7678601104256155661.html
Coronavirus: Djokovic kept lockdown training quiet to avoid riling rivals

World number one Novak Djokovic said he was able to use a tennis court almost every day during lockdown in Marbella.

25 May 20:06 sportskeeda 1601194028552201385.html
2020 Watch: Differing views on remaking post-virus economy

Presidential politics move fast. What we’re watching heading into a new week on the 2020 campaign:

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441885438209.html
Mink pass coronavirus to humans in the Netherlands

At least two people have caught the coronavirus from mink in the Netherlands, in probably the first mink-to-human transmission cases. The risk of infection outside mink farms is "negligible," Dutch officials said.

25 May 00:00 Deutsche Welle 550934688816809195.html
FMF, others list strategies to curb impact of coronavirus in real estate

Following the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the real estate sector, stakeholders including five chief executives in the mortgage finance industry have move to cushion the effect on the average Nigerians seeking decent and affordable housing in the country.

25 May 03:10 The Guardian 7580308505393209790.html
Forlorn presidential palace as virus mutes Eid celebrations in Bangladesh

The global COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted the regular Eid celebrations at the Bangabhaban, the residence of the president.

25 May 10:09 Bdnews24 8119004128881881497.html
Ligue 1: Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas requests French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe to rethink premature end to season

In a letter on Monday to French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe and Sports Minister Roxana Maracineanu, Aulas argued the premature conclusion of the season will have catastrophic consequences for French clubs, which could face losses of “700 to 900

25 May 16:49 Firstpost 4760741712958903497.html
Burundi’s ruling party wins troubled presidential election

Contested victory comes after campaign marked by claims of political violence

25 May 18:02 The Irish Times 8204772969245406480.html
Coronavirus: Kuwait announces plan to end full COVID-19 lockdown

Top official says partial curfew to be introduced at end of May

25 May 20:11 Gulf News 2086521544500478180.html
Pandemic Receding, Investors Review The Fallout

But if we are dealing with this come July, markets are going to reassess big time.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530393115056.html
White House imposes coronavirus travel ban on Brazil

President Donald Trump on Sunday further limited travel from the world's coronavirus hotspots by denying entry to foreigners coming from Brazil.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567664383416.html
US National Security Adviser O'Brien Compares China's COVID Response to Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster

The official’s comments come as the administration of US President Donald Trump has accused the Chinese government of “covering up” an unproven story that the...

25 May 01:17 Sputniknews 967333868815270041.html
‘Turn back this wave of hate’: 100 writers call for an end to anti-Asian hostility

Reports of hate crimes and violence against the Asian and Asian American community have surged since early in the pandemic * Coronavirus – latest US updates * Coronavirus – latest global updates * See all our coronavirus coverageMore than 100 prominent writers, including several top Asian American

25 May 06:00 Yahoo 7097669638936274614.html
India and Israel join forces to develop rapid testing system to fight Coronavirus

India News: NEW DELHI: India and Israel have decided to join forces to develop rapid testing systems that can conduct Covid-19 tests at under a minute, in the hig.

25 May 15:37 The Times of India 6060938664123679077.html
India, Israel to conduct join R&D for rapid coronavirus testing

'India and Israel to conduct joint R&D for rapid testing to allow normalisation of life under COVID-19,' Avigail Spira, the spokesperson of the embassy, also tweeted.

25 May 16:50 Oneindia 2023829372617808966.html
Egypt under fire over coronavirus deaths among healthcare workers

Egypt's medical union blamed the government for the rise in coronavirus infections and deaths among healthcare professionals, warning of a "complete collapse" of the country's health system.

25 May 19:23 Aljazeera 6642629762830411546.html
Trump visits one of his private golf courses for first time in 75 days

The president's visit to Trump National Golf Club in Virginia comes as the White House is pushing states to lift stay-at-home orders and for the economy to reopen.

25 May 02:40 Yahoo 7097669639019952033.html
Here’s how you can commemorate Memorial Day online

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced cemeteries and other organizations to modify how to commemorate those in uniform who gave their lives for their country during Memorial Day. For example, Arlington

25 May 13:43 New York Post 7654946767642507075.html
Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Activists Jailed for 'Not Made in China' Masks

Hong Kong Customs arrested a member of a local pro-democracy group for allegedly violating a trade descriptions ordinance.

25 May 22:00 Breitbart 3148363492832012869.html
Thousands Of Americans Flagrantly Violated CDC Social Distancing Guidelines This Memorial Day Weekend. Here Are The Worst Offenders

Memorial Day weekend 2020 offered millions of Americans their first taste of freedom and the chance to go to the beach in months. Tens of thousands of people put them—and the rest of summer—at risk by flaunting the rules

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531724025751.html
Why Mansfield has the lowest number of coronavirus cases in Nottinghamshire

'I think from people I've spoken to in the community really understands the risk'

25 May 05:00 NottinghamshireLive 5149776702634389596.html
Universities plan smaller classes and online lectures in return after coronavirus lockdown

Universities are planning to reopen student campuses from next month as they start to adapt to life after the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 05:06 Shropshire Star 3480199993309827885.html
Two hairstylists in Missouri may have exposed more than 140 clients to the coronavirus, health officials say

The stylists worked at a Great Clips hair salon in Springfield, Missouri, between May 12 and May 20 while symptomatic.

25 May 01:02 Yahoo 7097669638283254629.html
Coronavirus has exposed Africa’s economic paradigm – Mahama

John Dramani Mahama says the novel Coronavirus pandemic has exposed the weaknesses in the economic paradigm of African countries.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495673626587.html
Mumbai faces shortage of medical staff, hospital beds as coronavirus cases rise to 30,359; city records one-fifth of infections in India

Mumbai’s municipal authority said it had ordered public officials to take control of at least 100 private hospital beds in all 24 zones in the city of almost 20 million people to make more beds available for coronavirus patients.

25 May 05:39 Firstpost 4760741712804375533.html
Atlassian has released its COVID-19 survey to the public, as it encourages other organisations to use surveys to find how workers are coping with the pandemic

Software giant Atlassian has been using an internal survey tool to help determine how employees have been feeling as they work from home during the coronavirus pandemic. The survey has helped the company see what its workers need and what it can do to support them.

25 May 02:10 Business Insider Australia 5575934300940162527.html
Two hairstylists in Missouri may have exposed more than 140 clients to the coronavirus, health officials say, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

Business Insider - The stylists worked at a Great Clips hair salon in Springfield, Missouri, between May 12 and May 20 while symptomatic.. Read more at businessinsider.sg

25 May 01:02 www.businessinsider.sg 5090408757190026355.html
Two hairstylists in Missouri may have exposed more than 140 clients to the coronavirus, health officials say

The stylists worked at a Great Clips hair salon in Springfield, Missouri, between May 12 and May 20 while symptomatic.

25 May 01:02 Business Insider 6060062400958784627.html
Two hairstylists in Missouri may have exposed more than 140 clients to the coronavirus, health officials say

A hairstylist at a Missouri Great Clips salon may have exposed up to 56 clients to COVID-19 after working while symptomatic, health officials said on Saturday .

25 May 01:07 Pulse Live 3606876834736369549.html
Oil falls as US-China tensions take toll

Oil prices have risen sharply in recent weeks as an easing of coronavirus restrictions has led to increased demand, but the tensions between the United States and China are beginning to weigh on sentiment.

25 May 03:11 The Indian Express 2885715104995702028.html
Universities plan smaller classes and online lectures in return after coronavirus lockdown

Universities are planning to reopen student campuses from next month as they start to adapt to life after the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 05:06 Express & Star 7324224460856005421.html
China denies using Coronavirus to grow presence in South China Sea

China’s foreign minister is dismissing claims that the country is exploiting the coronavirus outbreak to expand its footprint in the South China Sea, labeling such accusations as “sheer nonsense.”

25 May 05:06 Hindustan Times 696565557558136580.html
Oil falls as US-China tensions take toll

Oil prices eased on Monday on concerns over rising tensions between the United States and China over Beijing's plans to impose security laws on Hong Kong and the possibility of sanctions from

25 May 10:22 Deccan Herald 2027555798028861003.html
President told to ‘just stop’ offensive tweets by own side after lashing out with insults and conspiracy theories as US death toll heads toward 100,000

Donald Trump spent the weekend ahead of Memorial Day playing golf and pushing conspiracy theories on Twitter, insulting his political enemies like Joe Biden, Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, Nancy Pelosi and Stacey Abrams and insinuating that MSNBC host Joe Scarborough is guilty of murder.His tweet storm

25 May 14:02 Yahoo 7097669637361341902.html
Brazil's Bolsonaro says he expects top court to end probe into his conduct over police

Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro expects the Supreme Court to find no wrongdoing and end an investigation into potential political interference in the federal police, according to a statement from the presidential palace on Monday. An allegation by former Justice Minister Sergio Moro, a popular anti-graft

25 May 21:59 Yahoo 7097669638866462318.html
Our researchers are working on cure for coronavirus — Babcock University

A team of researchers from Babcock University, Ilisan-Remo, is working on a cure for the coronavirus, the Vice-Chancellor has revealed.

25 May 21:00 Vanguard News 4125100339819855648.html
Coronavirus hits South Africa’s plans for land expropriation

The plan to amend section 25 of South Africa’s Constitution to allow for land expropriation without compensation has been put on hold due to the ongoing coronavirus lockdown.

25 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596440087929090.html
'Wrong On Their Face': Official Says US Departure From WHO 'Unimaginable', Slams Trump Claims

Earlier in the week, US President Donald Trump sent a letter to the World Health Organization threatening to exit the international body and permanently suspend all...

25 May 01:20 Sputniknews 967333869267885605.html
Tokyo stocks rally on hopes for economic restart amid pandemic

Tokyo stocks rebounded Monday on hopes that Japan's economy will soon restart as the government is set to lift a state of emergency in the capital declared over the coronavirus pandemic. The 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average ended up 353.49 points, or 1.73 percent, from Friday at 20,741.65. The broader Topix…

25 May 07:00 Japan Today 8582716285545013400.html
Coronavirus News: Virtual ceremonies held for Memorial Day

This year's Memorial Day paid tribute not only to those who died on the battlefield but also those who have fallen during the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 09:46 ABC7 New York 7327811148471269327.html
Coronavirus News: Virtual ceremonies planned for Memorial Day

This year's Memorial Day will pay tribute not only to those who died on the battlefield but also those who have fallen during the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 09:46 ABC7 New York 7327811148227195446.html
Coronavirus News: Car convoys, virtual ceremonies mark Memorial Day in NY, NJ and CT

New Yorkers marked Memorial Day with car convoys and small ceremonies instead of parades, as those looking to honor fallen military members contended with coronavirus restrictions.

25 May 09:46 ABC7 New York 7327811148076540218.html
Coronavirus News: As more stores file for bankruptcy, 7 On Your Side looks at the future of retail

At least three major retailers have filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection this month as the COVID-19 crisis has crippled sales -- now experts say it might be a good time to spend those unused gift cards.

25 May 22:37 ABC7 New York 7327811148434347394.html
Post-coronavirus: Relocate dry dock to open up Niger Delta economy, PANDEF, UNDEDSS task FG

The groups said the dry dock had been lying unused and should be relocated to the Niger Delta, to open up the economy of the region

25 May 20:00 Vanguard News 4125100339347053961.html
Japan set to lift coronavirus emergency as cases slow down

The country has been spared the worst of the pandemic.

25 May 00:00 The East African 3857388831372970937.html
SpaceX Is About to Launch Two Astronauts Into Space in a Historic First

In the beginning, everyone was skeptical. But Elon Musk's SpaceX defied expectations - and on Wednesday hopes to make history by ferrying two NASA astronauts into space, the first crewed flight from US soil in nine long years.

25 May 00:00 ScienceAlert 8369231565404843748.html
Scotland's NHS would have struggled during pandemic without 'massive' contribution of migrant workers

The SNP's migration minister wants the Tories to halt their plans to block so-called "low-skilled" workers from being able to make Scotland their home.

25 May 03:30 dailyrecord 552235479436156902.html
Trump bars travel from Brazil, a new Covid-19 hotspot: White House

US News: Non-Americans who have been in Brazil in the 14-day period prior to when they seek admittance to the US cannot come to America, said White House press

25 May 02:11 The Times of India 6060938664593982626.html
White House limits travel to U.S. from Brazil due to coronavirus

Brazil has surpassed Russia to become the world No. 2 hot spot for coronavirus cases, second only to the United States

25 May 01:12 The Hindu 6679535025582525225.html
Japan lifts coronavirus emergency in all remaining areas

Japan has so far avoided the large outbreaks experienced in the US and Europe despite softer restrictions.

25 May 10:00 Express & Star 7324224460595561257.html
Japan lifts coronavirus emergency in all remaining areas

Japan has so far avoided the large outbreaks experienced in the US and Europe despite softer restrictions.

25 May 10:01 Jersey Evening Post 6141642775130964777.html
Japan lifts coronavirus emergency in all remaining areas

Japan has so far avoided the large outbreaks experienced in the US and Europe despite softer restrictions.

25 May 10:00 Shropshire Star 3480199993049383721.html
Boris Johnson confirms reopening of shops from June 1 as coronavirus lockdown eased

The Prime Minister has said outdoor markets and car showrooms can reopen next week - with other shops to follow two weeks later as lockdown restrictions are eased

25 May 18:06 mirror 675785261854058618.html
Toy drives for children in Armadale during coronavirus crisis

The Dale Hub in West Lothian give away toys three times a week to children in their community

25 May 18:00 dailyrecord 552235480298754699.html
Coronavirus Pushes Government's First Anniversary Celebration Online

The first anniversary of the Narendra Modi government's second term will be marked online in a big way in view of the challenge posed by the highly infectious coronavirus. A detailed plan of action has been drawn up, complete with digital press conferences by ministers, video conference with people, and extensive social media interactions.

25 May 18:08 NDTV.com 5090057681323966518.html
President Erdogan calls PM Imran, offers condolences over Karachi plane crash

Two leader­s also agree to enhanc­e bilate­ral cooper­ation agains­t Covid-19 pandem­ic to jointl­y addres­s the situat­ion

25 May 17:07 The Express Tribune 1105816787554999662.html
Coronavirus Hits 2 More Schools; Netanyahu Warns of Potential Second Wave

“We must prepare for a second wave of the coronavirus, which is expected to be much more lethal."

25 May 21:54 The Jewish Press 7246030800023480056.html
China warns US of countermeasures over Hong Kong trading threats

Beijing has warned US that it will take "every necessary measure" to protect its interests after a top White House advisor warned that Washington might revoke Hong Kong's special trading privileges

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567224030692.html
Republicans sue to stop Newsom from sending mail-in ballots to all California voters

Republican groups are challenging Gov. Gavin Newsom's plan to send a mail-in ballot to every registered voter in California.

25 May 01:15 Washington Examiner 4625792333077939365.html
China warns US of countermeasures over Hong Kong trading threats

BEIJING, May 25 — Beijing has warned the US that it will take “every necessary measure” to protect its interests after a top White House advisor warned that Washington might revoke Hong Kong’s special trading privileges if China enacts a tough new security law. China plans to impose...

25 May 10:27 Malaymail 302165936446340697.html
China warns US of countermeasures over Hong Kong trading threats

Beijing has warned the US that it will take "every necessary measure" to protect its interests after a top White House advisor warned that Washington might revoke Hong Kong's special trading privileges if China enacts a tough new security law. China plans to impose legislation on the semi-autonomous

25 May 09:58 Yahoo 7097669637225972460.html
China decides to evacuate citizens from India amid rise in coronavirus cases

India News: China has decided to evacuate its citizens, including students, tourists and businessmen, from India who are facing "difficulties" in the country and

25 May 13:27 The Times of India 6060938663159165102.html
China warns US of countermeasures over Hong Kong trading threats

China warns US of countermeasures over Hong Kong trading threats

25 May 20:20 The Independent 5308065342406462566.html
Americans make low-key Memorial Day tributes, coronavirus overshadowing events

NEW YORK, May 26 — Americans paid a low-key tribute to those who died serving in the US Armed Forces yesterday, with many Memorial Day events canceled because of the coronavirus epidemic that has killed nearly 100,000 people in the United States alone. In some places, scaled-down ceremonies were...

25 May 22:58 Malaymail 302165935927888917.html
Donald Trump says he has finished taking hydroxychloroquine as coronavirus therapy

Trump was addressing his disclosure last week that he was taking hydroxychloroquine and a zinc supplement.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024963464993380.html
Russia records its highest daily death toll from the coronavirus as its number of new cases appears to decline

Russia denies that it has manipulated coronavirus data and maintains that its mortality rate from the virus is among the lowest in the world.

25 May 02:31 Yahoo 7097669637566893425.html
Coronavirus crisis provides fertile ground for online fraudsters

Surge in number of scammers exploiting global scramble for protection equipment

25 May 04:00 Ft 707176888486272393.html
Kim Jong-un makes first public appearance after speculation over health, discusses bolstering of North Korea's 'nuclear war deterrence'

Seoul: North Korean leader Kim Jong-un hosted a meeting to discuss the country’s nuclear capabilities, state media said on Sunday, marking his first appearance in three weeks after a previous absence sparked global speculation about his health.

25 May 03:32 Firstpost 4760741713738797840.html
Russia records its highest daily death toll from the coronavirus as its number of new cases appears to decline, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

Business Insider - Russia denies that it has manipulated coronavirus data and maintains that its mortality rate from the virus is among the lowest in the world.. Read more at businessinsider.sg

25 May 02:31 www.businessinsider.sg 5090408755819087478.html
Russia records its highest daily death toll from the coronavirus as its number of new cases appears to decline

Russia recorded 8,599 new cases 153 new deaths on Sunday linked to the coronavirus, raising its overall death toll to 3,541.

25 May 02:34 Pulse Live 3606876834723342582.html
Front runner: Evariste Ndayishimiye of the ruling CNDD-FDD, pictured at the party's final campaign rally on May 16

Burundi's election commission is expected Monday to declare Evariste Ndayishimiye the country's next president, with all signs showing the ruling party's candidate on track for victory following last week's poll. The National Independent Electoral Commission will unveil the outcome of

25 May 10:27 Yahoo 7097669637290363533.html
Indian Actor-Turned-Politician Shamed on Twitter for Violating Lockdown Norms to Play Cricket

New Delhi (Sputnik): India has been under a national lockdown since 25 March as a containment measure to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. The federal government relaxed...

25 May 12:30 Sputniknews 967333868220913612.html
How SpaceX and NASA are launching astronauts into space during a pandemic

Kennedy Space Center is closed to the public for the launch

25 May 13:00 The Verge 1337119305218906592.html
Hospitals flush with cash got billions in coronavirus bailouts

The feds have given more than $5 billion in grants to 20 big hospital chains that already had more than $108 billion in cash.

25 May 13:37 New York Post 7654946767525910728.html
Vladimir Putin's coronavirus support plan goes off the rails

Some doctors have received visits from police investigators and prosecutors demanding to know why they complained publicly about not getting their bonuses.

25 May 20:59 Brisbane Times 2314609338916048138.html
Out of the house: Democrat Biden makes first public appearance in weeks

NEW CASTLE, Delaware (Reuters) - Former Vice President Joe Biden on Monday made his first public appearance outside his Delaware home since quarantining himself due to the coronavirus pandemic 10 weeks ago, visiting a nearby veterans memorial to mark the U.S. Memorial Day holiday.

25 May 19:55 Reuters 8334514181521918079.html
Venezuela celebrates docking of tanker with Iran gasoline

The first Iranian ship to arrive is trailed by four other tankers. The shipments, however, only carry enough fuel for two or three weeks, analysts say.

25 May 20:24 The Age 7967730561126673193.html
Venezuela celebrates docking of tanker with Iran gasoline

The first Iranian ship to arrive is trailed by four other tankers. The shipments, however, only carry enough fuel for two or three weeks, analysts say.

25 May 20:24 Brisbane Times 2314609338145745705.html
Donald Trump's pitch to voters: Trust me, economy will soar in 2021

He's asking voters to look past the pain being felt across the nation and give him another four-year term on the promise of an economic comeback in 2021.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965265510664.html
Coronavirus India lockdown Day 62 live updates | May 25, 2020

Data from Johns Hopkins University show that the total number of cases in India has surpassed that of Iran and India now has the 10th highest number of confirmed cases worldwide.

25 May 03:47 The Hindu 6679535025454159731.html
Bollywood technicians, supporting actors continue waiting for aid as coronavirus crisis continues

Amit Behl, CINTAA senior joint secretary & chairman, Outreach Committee said that some have also shared the wrong IFSC code.

25 May 03:52 DNA India 7533428661599982383.html
As US edges toward reopening, a mixed picture takes shape

One pool party was a crowded bedlam of collective joy and release with no social distancing, while others heading to the beach wore masks: America getting used to scaled-back lockdowns on a big

25 May 07:45 Deccan Herald 2027555797224714280.html
Gary Neville fears "looming nightmare" for EFL clubs in wake of coronavirus

Salford City co-owner Neville believes that there is a looming economic "nightmare" for a number of EFL clubs, many of whom will be forced into administration

25 May 09:18 mirror 675785260608136750.html
Gary Neville fears "looming nightmare" for EFL clubs in wake of coronavirus

Salford City co-owner Neville believes that there is a looming economic "nightmare" for a number of EFL clubs, many of whom will be forced into administration

25 May 09:18 Irish Mirror 2875825627993466814.html
As US edges toward reopening, a mixed picture takes shape

As US edges toward reopening, a mixed picture takes shape

25 May 20:00 The Independent 5308065342674718979.html
NYC woman sues Harlem nursing home after dad dies from coronavirus

A Manhattan woman says her dad died from coronavirus in a Harlem nursing home because it failed to implement basic health guidelines including not stopping loved ones from visiting the facility until

25 May 20:12 New York Post 7654946769203567583.html
US aide renews warning on China's proposed law for Hong Kong

A top White House aide renewed a warning on Sunday that the US might revoke Hong Kong's special trading privileges if China enacts a tough new ...

25 May 08:57 CNA 5644198863563027513.html
'Own goals' cost Abe support even as coronavirus emergency lifted

TOKYO (Reuters) - A string of controversial missteps has slashed public approval ratings for Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to levels that could threaten to end his term early, even as he lifted a state of emergency after the rate of coronavirus infections declined.

25 May 10:52 Reuters 8334514181041749822.html
German government, regions tussle over reopening from lockdowns

BERLIN, May 25 — Germany’s central and regional governments were at odds today over when and how far to ease contact distancing rules, with allies of Chancellor Angela Merkel warning that scrapping them risks unleashing a new wave of coronavirus infections. The row erupted after Bodo Ramelow,...

25 May 12:53 Malaymail 302165935938575514.html
BREAKING Dominic Cummings to make public statement today over coronavirus lockdown trip

The top aide is set to give an unprecedented statement this afternoon and could take questions from the press after he was personally defended by PM Boris Johnson

25 May 11:49 mirror 675785261465199745.html
German government, regions tussle over reopening from lockdowns

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany’s central and regional governments sparred on Monday over when and how far to ease social-distancing rules, with allies of Chancellor Angela Merkel warning that scrapping them risks a new wave of coronavirus infections.

25 May 14:21 Reuters 8334514180668469805.html
SALLAH: Pandemic has adversely affected Enugu northern community — Sarikin Hausa

LEADER of the Northern Community in Enugu State, Alhaji Abubakar Sambo has disclosed that his people were top on groups greatly affected...

25 May 17:40 Vanguard News 4125100340260951725.html
German government, regions tussle over reopening from COVID-19 lockdowns

BERLIN: Germany's central and regional governments were at odds on Monday (May 25) over when and how far to ease contact distancing rules, with ...

25 May 20:56 CNA 5644198863341769974.html
China reports 51 new coronavirus cases, mostly in Wuhan

China has reported 51 new coronavirus cases including 40 asymptomatic infections, majority of them in the contagion's first epicentre Wuhan, where over six million tests have been conducted in the last 10 days, health officials said on Monday. The country's National Health Commission (NHC) said

25 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783232779136589.html
China reports 51 new coronavirus cases, mostly in Wuhan

All of the new infections were imported cases involving travellers from overseas.

25 May 01:51 The Hindu 6679535024886885109.html
Security officials launch review of Huawei's involvement in Britain's 5G network

Security officials have launched a review of Huawei's involvement in Britain's 5G network in the wake of US sanctions. Following the recent announcement that America would place additional laws on the telecommunications giant, the UK Government confirmed that the National Cyber Security Centre

25 May 07:23 Yahoo 7097669638477875226.html
China reports 51 new coronavirus cases, mostly in Wuhan

China has reported 51 new coronavirus cases including 40 asymptomatic infections, majority of them in the contagion's first epicentre Wuhan, where over six million tests have been conducted in the

25 May 07:45 Deccan Herald 2027555797480150768.html
Coronavirus lockdown | Shiv Sena, Congress take jibe at Piyush Goyal over diversion of U.P.-bound train

Shiv Sena’s ally Congress also took a dim view of the train diversion, saying the government was “taking migrant workers on a country tour” without providing them food and water

25 May 12:10 The Hindu 6679535024582933198.html
COVID-19: Time to restructure is now — AFENIFERE, OHANAEZE, MIMIKO

President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Dr. John Nwodo, elder statesman and Afenifere leader, Chief Ayo Adebanjo and former governor of Ondo

25 May 03:58 Vanguard News 4125100338917079570.html
US poll says only 1 in 4 Republican voters disbelieve Bill Gates coronavirus conspiracy | ZDNet

Half of all Fox News viewers believe Gates wants to implant a microchip as part of a vaccination program.

25 May 01:41 ZDNet 591556592851859415.html
Hong Kong police embrace China's security law plan

Hong Kong's security chief on Monday welcomed China's plans to impose a national security law on the financial hub, saying it was needed to defeat

25 May 06:40 Digital Journal 4566489173359466790.html
CNN’s Brownstein: Biden Leading with Older Voters After Republicans Suggested Seniors ‘Had Duty to Die’

CNN political analyst Ron Brownstein on Sunday pointed out that former Vice President Joe Biden has opened up a considerable lead among seniors after Republicans suggested during the coronavirus pandemic that older voters “had a duty to die” for Wall Street and the economy.  | 2020 Election

25 May 06:48 Breitbart 3148363492477442742.html
How Singapore, India are contributing to a coronavirus vaccine race

Singapore has started to re-open some but limited businesses and social activities ahead of the official "circuit breaker" end date of June 1

25 May 07:44 Business-Standard 1502508926576828390.html
Hong Kong police embrace China's security law plan

The statement is part of a flurry of coordinated messages from the city's different security services embracing the law

25 May 09:31 Rappler 1882105642008635350.html
US Vice President Pence Repeats Trump's Threat to Move GOP Convention From N Carolina

US President Donald Trump said on Memorial Day that he is considering moving the Republican National Convention, set for 24 to 27 August, from North Carolina if the...

25 May 13:52 Sputniknews 967333869094255432.html
Leinster scrap season tickets for 2020/21 amid pandemic uncertainty

Leinster Rugby have taken the “unprecedented step” of cancelling their season ticket offering for 2020/21 as the province grapples with the consequences of the coronavirus pandemic and social distancing requirements which are likely to be in place for the foreseeable future.

25 May 13:24 Breaking News 4415806920183547761.html
Muslims Around the World Defy Coronavirus Lockdowns to Celebrate Eid al-Fitr

Reports from across the Middle East, Africa, and Asia this weekend described Muslims ignoring lockdowns to celebrate Eid al-Fitr.

25 May 17:37 Breitbart 3148363490905067693.html
Missouri officials slam 'irresponsible and dangerous' behavior seen in images of Memorial Day crowds

Missouri officials on Monday slammed the “irresponsible and dangerous” behavior of people who crowded pools and patios at the Lake of the Ozarks over Memorial Day weekend.

25 May 20:50 TheHill 355432918861865892.html
Kyoto hotels hit by 89% slump in foreign stays as pandemic takes toll

Visitors from East Asia, where the virus took hold from the start of the year, plummeted even further.

25 May 03:11 The Japan Times 6673764366593398401.html
Minds behind pandemic predicting algorithm already thinking about future beyond COVID-19

OTTAWA - The Canadian researcher who was among the first to predict the deadly spread of COVID-19 says the world needs to change the way it monitors for and

25 May 08:00 iNFOnews.ca 6669504245508691355.html
White House imposes coronavirus travel ban on Brazil

Trump had already banned certain travelers from China, Europe, the United Kingdom and Ireland and, to a lesser extent, Iran.

25 May 06:15 The Indian Express 2885715104156992995.html
Lock your cars! Vehicle theft spikes in COVID-19 pandemic

With more people than ever staying home to lessen the spread of COVID-19, their sedans, pickup trucks and SUVs are parked unattended on the streets, making them easy targets for thieves.

25 May 09:55 Fox 4 8372747778052851040.html
World coronavirus dispatch: US bans travel from Brazil; commerce allowed

From Eid celebrations in the shadow of pandemic, to nightclubs opening in China, and the story behind NYT's May 24 front page - read these and more in today's world dispatch

25 May 09:57 Business-Standard 1502508924825817876.html
Citi warns that coronavirus may push 31 million women into unemployment and knock $1 trillion from world GDP, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

Business Insider - Overall there are 44 million workers at risk of losing their jobs because of the pandemic, Citi said. 31 million women, and 13 million men.. Read more at businessinsider.sg

25 May 10:58 www.businessinsider.sg 5090408756622080763.html
Citi warns that coronavirus may push 31 million women into unemployment and knock $1 trillion from world GDP

Global GDP could shrink as much as $1 trillion if a predicted 31 million women lose their jobs during the coronavirus pandemic, Citi has warned.

25 May 10:58 Business Insider Malaysia 8325046883206511355.html
Hong Kong's security, police chiefs warn of growing 'terrorism' as national laws loom

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong’s security and police chiefs said “terrorism” was growing in the city, as government departments rallied on Monday behind Beijing’s plans to introduce national security laws after thousands took to the streets to protest against the move.

25 May 10:20 Reuters 8334514180131539974.html
Citi warns that coronavirus may push 31 million women into unemployment and knock $1 trillion from world GDP

Global GDP could shrink as much as $1 trillion if a predicted 31 million women lose their jobs during the coronavirus pandemic, Citi has warned....

25 May 13:00 Business Insider 3364799146630454680.html
UK sets up a new inquiry into Huawei security risk

Huawei's involvement in the country's 5G networks as a result of the US sanctions against the Chinese tech giant, it emerged on Monday

25 May 12:26 TechGenyz 5378425016675848187.html
Lock your cars! Vehicle theft spikes in COVID-19 pandemic

With more people than ever staying home to lessen the spread of COVID-19, their sedans, pickup trucks and SUVs are parked unattended on the streets, making them easy targets for thieves.

25 May 14:55 ABC15 Arizona 911680911002043744.html
Lock your cars! Vehicle theft spikes in COVID-19 pandemic

With more people than ever staying home to lessen the spread of COVID-19, their sedans, pickup trucks and SUVs are parked unattended on the streets, making them easy targets for thieves.

25 May 14:55 ABC Action News - WFTS - Tampa Bay 5911730203184858464.html
COVID-19: Dubai Police adjust radars in line with new coronavirus restriction hours

Step comes after announcement of the reopening business activities in emirate

25 May 19:22 Gulf News 2086521544261571612.html
Bennett University webinar: Need to tap Artificial Intelligence to fight Covid, says IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

“This world will not remain the same as it was till now. Your life habits, your approach to life, maybe your over-aggrandizement of the world as a nation will change. In this light, do we need to reflect on the application of AI in a completely different way?” Prasad said.

25 May 19:40 The Economic Times 7653256036760042662.html
23,615 confirmed coronavirus cases in South Africa as deaths rise to 481

Health minister Dr Zweli Mkhize has announced that there are now 23,615 confirmed cases of coronavirus in South Africa.

25 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596439265207507.html
Donald Trump says he has finished taking hydroxychloroquine as coronavirus therapy

Trump has spent weeks pushing the drug as a potential treatment or prophylaxis for COVID-19 against the cautionary advice of many of his administration's top medical professionals.

25 May 04:32 The Economic Times 7653256038356229945.html
Coronavirus cases rise to 13,418 in Delhi; Arvind Kejriwal says situation under control

Most of the coronavirus patients in Delhi are asymptomatic or have mild symptoms.Over 500 people tested positive in the national capital in last 24 hours

25 May 07:04 Livemint 6614605818619100293.html
Australia's most populous state braces for travel chaos as schools, offices reopen

Australia's most populous state on Monday deployed hundreds of crowd control staff to enforce social distancing on public transport amid an ...

25 May 11:44 CNA 5644198864189918528.html
Japan lifts coronavirus emergency in all remaining areas

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe lifted a coronavirus state of emergency in Tokyo and four other remaining areas on Monday, ending the restrictions nationwide as businesses begin to reopen.

25 May 10:43 CTVNews 2422791597973912199.html
Coronavirus: Government publishes 'phase two' contact training guidelines

The government publishes new guidelines for elite athletes returning to contact training when individual sports deem it safe.

25 May 10:14 BBC Sport 3883826127844119687.html
Police asked to investigate Dominic Cummings over coronavirus lockdown trip

Durham Police has been asked to "establish the facts concerning any potential breach of the law" surrounding Dominic Cummings' visit to the county.

25 May 11:59 The Irish News 993067102372712.html
Coronavirus | WHO suspends clinical trials of hydroxychloroquine over safety concerns

The Lancet study found that both drugs can produce potentially serious side effects, particularly heart arrhythmia.

25 May 16:54 The Hindu 6679535024967462270.html
Trump honors fallen soldiers on Memorial Day in twin events | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

BALTIMORE >> President Donald Trump honored America’s fallen service members today as he commemorated Memorial Day in back-to-back appearances in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 14:55 Star-Advertiser 3439335388983915172.html
Coronavirus: Spain urges foreign tourists to return from July

Restrictions have been eased in the European nation.

25 May 17:13 Newshub 2131266987340737107.html
Why It's Too Soon To Re-Open Borders For Australian States With Coronavirus

This week, we’ve seen state governments in heated debate over the question of reopening borders between Australian states and territories.

25 May 17:39 Lifehacker Australia 3742423169453322754.html
PM and top aide say coronavirus affected their eyesight

The Police Federation of England and Wales took to social media to warn people not to get behind the wheel if their eyesight is impaired.

25 May 19:10 Express & Star 7324224458918697398.html
Donald Trump spends Memorial Day weekend attacking female opponents and golfing

'Presidency is about a lot more than tweeting from your golf cart,' Trump's likely opponent in the 2020 election, Joe Biden, said.

25 May 23:02 Metro 970161748702074442.html
China to evacuate its citizens from India amid rising coronavirus cases

The Chinese embassy put out a notice on its website on Monday, asking those wanting to return home to book tickets in special flights

25 May 14:11 Business-Standard 1502508924743206519.html
US plans massive coronavirus vaccine testing effort to meet year-end deadline

The project will compress what is typically 10 years of vaccine development and testing into a matter of months, testimony to the urgency to halt a pandemic that has infected more than 5 million people

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024963373859929.html
Survey: 44% Of Nonprofits Anticipate Further Staff Cuts Due To Coronavirus

A new survey of more than 750 nonprofits around the U. S. finds that 18% of nonprofit staff has been furloughed or laid off already — and 44% of respondents anticipate even more layoffs to come.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530887825957.html
The US Is Close To Losing A Major Asian Ally Amid Warnings Of A ‘Cold War’ With China

In an alarming move on the international level, the Philippines has begun allying themselves with China, despite the country’s longstanding position as the United States’ oldest Asian ...

25 May 02:42 The Inquisitr 1745625230646680535.html
Coronavirus: PTA Council cautions gov’t against reopening schools

The National Council for Parent-Teacher Associations (NCPTAs) has appealed to government to further delay the reopening of schools in the country in the wake of COVID-19.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494827348007.html
CDC: Coronavirus death rate likely just 0.26% - Technology & Health

CDC revises estimates for coronavirus death rate down to roughly a quarter of a percent. But virus remains deadlier than the flu.

25 May 08:49 Israel National News 5374683669392672693.html
Coronavirus: Government draws up plan to rescue key firms

The government could aid strategically important firms affected by the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 06:34 BBC News 3883826128923453218.html
Bad experiences in Derbyshire supermarkets during coronavirus lockdown

Staff and customers have revealed the problems they've faced

25 May 05:00 Derbyshire Live 9061707930542736661.html
PH coronavirus cases climb to 14,319, deaths at 873

The Department of Health counts 284 new cases, 5 more deaths, and 74 more recoveries

25 May 08:47 Rappler 1882105642136110643.html
Covid-19 wrap | Trump bars travel from Brazil, Japan to lift nationwide state of emergency

Here are the latest developments in the coronavirus crisis.

25 May 09:19 News24 3752801376918116943.html
DP Ruto Blames Political Enemies Over Poisonous Food Distributed In Kikuyu Branded With His Name

Deputy President William Ruto has denied reports on social media that he distributed harmful relief food to Kikuyu residents last week.Kenyans woke on Monday to reports that several residents of t

25 May 10:33 KahawaTungu 3304128542429669842.html
Protests in Berlin over government's lockdown response

Experts say that the demonstrations come from a variety of different political camps united by a shared distrust in the state

25 May 11:49 euronews 7318238121989353109.html
The workers that make your food put their lives on the line during pandemic. Whether they’re protected now is up to you.

“Every day we risk our health and the health of our family that await us at home,” said Nelson Santiago.

25 May 12:37 Business Insider Malaysia 8325046884009206373.html
The workers that make your food put their lives on the line during pandemic. Whether they're protected now is up to you., Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

Business Insider - The American food supply chain relies on people working low-paying jobs that put them at risk for harassment, injury, and even death.. Read more at businessinsider.sg

25 May 12:37 www.businessinsider.sg 5090408757618886030.html
The workers that make your food put their lives on the line during pandemic. Whether they're protected now is up to you.

The American food supply chain from meat processing plants to fast-food chains relies on people working low-paying jobs that put them at risk for harassment, injury, and even death.

25 May 12:41 Pulse Live 3606876835927500687.html
The workers that make your food put their lives on the line during pandemic. Whether they're protected now is up to you.

The American food supply chain relies on people working low-paying jobs that put them at risk for harassment, injury, and even death.

25 May 12:37 Business Insider 6060062401193534053.html
Another staff member of AIIMS dies due to coronavirus in Delhi

A staff member at the All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS), Delhi died from coronavirus on Monday. This is the third case of death from AIIMS.

25 May 12:04 The Statesman 1191309782536034139.html
Biden makes first public appearance in months on Memorial Day

Former Vice President Joe Biden marked Memorial Day on Monday by participating in a wreath-laying ceremony at a local veteran’s memorial near his Delaware home, in what was his first time in public

25 May 16:43 TheHill 355432919125367326.html
WHO says it is SUSPENDING its trial of anti-malaria drug hydoxychloroquine in coronavirus patients citing safety concerns - a day after Trump boasts about finishing his prescription

A Friday study revealed higher mortality rates among coronavirus patients who took hydroxychloroquine, which led to the WHO suspending an arm of its trial looking at the drug.

25 May 16:54 Mail Online 124328111207368550.html
The end of the mosh pit? What gigs might look like post-coronavirus

With drive-in concerts, socially distanced gigs and virtual performances happening across the world, we examine what the future holds for live music

25 May 18:40 men 6694993429067325632.html
COVID-19: Researchers Found Half of Coronavirus Conspiracy Theories Spreading on Twitter Were From Bots

These Twitter bots have also been demanding the United States to reopen for the economy. Social media platforms like Twitter are becoming hotspots for information surrounding the novel coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 18:00 Tech Times 4011848567920587350.html
Las Vegas, travel industry in uncharted territory amid pandemic

Airlines and airports are taking steps to convince the traveling public that flying is no more dangerous than going to the grocery store.

25 May 23:08 Las Vegas Review-Journal 8640648837570764999.html
Uddhav Thackeray vs Piyush Goyal: War of words erupts between Maharashtra CM, Railways minister over Shramik trains

In his address to the state on May 24, Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray said that while he had demanded 80 special trains per day for the state to ferry migrants home, it was getting only 40.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024963337078258.html
Chile's hospitals under strain as coronavirus cases near 70,000, president says

SANTIAGO, May 25 — Chile's healthcare system is under strain and “very close to the limit,” President Sebastian Pinera said yesterday, as the number of confirmed novel coronavirus infections approaches 70,000 after a rapid increase in recent days. The Ministry of Health reported 3,709 new...

25 May 01:24 Malaymail 302165935699341444.html
How coronavirus impacts buyers in real estate market

Notwithstanding the positive outlook for the Nigerian property market in 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted negatively on the market, leaving property investments in disarray.

25 May 04:28 The Guardian 7580308505272914044.html
Chile's hospitals under strain as coronavirus cases near 70,000, president says

SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Chile’s healthcare system is under strain and “very close to the limit,” President Sebastian Pinera said on Sunday, as the number of confirmed novel coronavirus infections approaches 70,000 after a rapid increase in recent days.

25 May 02:14 Reuters 8334514180251086682.html
Hydroxychloroquine linked to higher risk of death in coronavirus patients — Study

Hydroxychloroquine which  President Donald Trump once touted as  a solution to  coronavirus  is not as effective after all, according to observational study...

25 May 09:05 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900229466567.html
Israelis Were Three Times More Critical of Severe Measures by Government to Control Pandemic Than in Other Countries

Among the Israeli respondents, 86% stated that the measures taken by the government were very important in stopping the expansion

25 May 13:11 Breaking Israel News 540123161531778563.html
Prime Minister is ‘taking the public for fools’ with ‘farcical’ defence of Dominic Cummings, says Ian Blackford

Boris Johnson is under increasing pressure to sack Dominic Cummings today, with the SNP accusing the prime minister of "taking the public for fools".

25 May 12:39 The Courier 4275302767705872407.html
India needs comprehensive law on coronavirus to replace maze of piecemeal guidelines, clarifications; UK, Singapore offer examples

In the absence of a comprehensive legislation dealing with coronavirus, litigants are flocking to courts across the country seeking clarity and protection as a result of these unprecedented circumstances.

25 May 13:51 Firstpost 4760741711773128712.html
Trump ‘would like’ RNC to stay in Charlotte despite threatening to pull if space can’t be ‘fully occupied’

President Donald Trump threatened to pull the Republican National Convention out of Charlotte if North Carolina can’t commit to full attendance at the convention, the president said in a tweet Monday morning.

25 May 13:26 WBTV 6439870258298902151.html
EU watchdog hopeful most banks can absorb €380bn pandemic hit

Buffers ‘should be sufficient’ to protect lenders in short term, says European Banking Authority

25 May 15:23 Ft 707176888438477750.html
Burundi’s ruling party candidate wins presidential election

The announcement by the electoral commission comes after accusations of rigging by the leading opposition challenger

25 May 14:37 The Globe and Mail 68426411613425021.html
Bolsonaro’s populism is leading Brazil to disaster

If life were a morality tale, the COVID-19 antics would turn Brazilians against the populist president. But it's not that simple.

25 May 23:47 Australian Financial Review 3974284487732903699.html
Biden makes first in-person appearance in more than 2 months

NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — Joe Biden made his first in-person appearance in more than two months on Monday as he marked Memorial Day by laying a wreath at a veterans park near his Delaware home.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424162604378418.html
Abe's 'own goals' slash support rates even as Japan's coronavirus emergency set to be lifted

A string of controversial missteps has slashed Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's support to levels that could threaten to end his term early, even as he prepares to lift a state of emergency after the rate of coronavirus infections declined. The slide in ratings, now below 30%, may erode Abe&

25 May 03:55 Yahoo 7097669637794624120.html
Abe's 'own goals' slash support rates even as coronavirus emergency to be lifted

TOKYO — A string of controversial missteps has slashed Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s support to levels that could threaten to end his term early, even as he prepares to lift a state of emergency after the rate of coronavirus infections declined.

25 May 03:50 Financial Post 2379081492715475259.html
Patients are delaying medical care because of coronavirus worries. At what cost?

Beginning in March, public officials told Washingtonians to avoid going to the hospital. But in recent weeks, as case counts dropped and fears of a massive surge of COVID-19 patients...

25 May 06:00 The Seattle Times 9121942837027053691.html
South Korea reports 16 new cases of coronavirus

The figures released by the Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Monday brought national totals to 11,206 cases and 267 deaths.

25 May 05:28 The Hindu 6679535024804386043.html
Biden makes 1st in-person appearance in more than 2 months

Joe Biden made his first in-person appearance in more than two months on Monday as he marked Memorial Day by laying a wreath at a veterans park near his Delaware home.

25 May 16:10 WVLT 4089046910442605196.html
English hospital shuts its doors as coronavirus cases surge

Boris Johnson’s government expected to announce further loosening of lockdown curbs

25 May 14:20 Ft 707176889985592173.html
Irish PM Leo Varadkar Accused of Violating Covid-19 Safety Rules as His Picnic Video Emerges Online

The development comes amid a similar row in neighbouring Britain, where a key adviser to Prime Minister Boris Johnson violated government lockdown rules by travelling...

25 May 19:19 Sputniknews 967333868243605168.html
Harvard scholars, others for Aregbesola’s birthday colloquium - Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics

From Toba Adedeji, Osogbo Two dons from the University of Harvard in the United States of America (U.S.A) and the University of Southampton in the United Kingdom (UK) will be speakers at a colloquium in honour of the Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola. Also to speak at the event, which will hold today, is […]

25 May 00:34 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900630494311.html
US to Donate 1,000 Ventilators to Brazil, NSC Says After Trump Issues New Entry Ban

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Washington will give Brazil 1,000 ventilators to help the country, which is currently in second place in terms of the number of coronavirus cases...

25 May 02:16 Sputniknews 967333869461106506.html
Eid-ul-Fitr 2020: Celebrations Behind Closed Doors, PM Modi Greets 'Eid Mubarak'

According to the guidelines issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs, all public gatherings, religious or social has been restricted. Hence, no mass Namaz offerings are allowed in the country.

25 May 02:44 Abplive 5873643724823792476.html
Trump tweets and golfs, but makes no mention of virus’s toll

As President Donald Trump’s motorcade pulled into his golf club in Virginia on an overcast Sunday, a small group of protesters waited outside the entrance. One held up a sign.

25 May 18:11 Bdnews24 8119004129000895857.html
Huawei: What would happen if the UK ditched the Chinese firm?

Officials are taking another look into Huawei, but the Chinese firm warns against a 5G ban.

25 May 23:01 BBC News 3883826128147110321.html
Victoria’s BRI deal benefits local economy

Australia’s southeastern Victoria state should stick to its partnership with China to cooperate on the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), despite noises made by politicians in Canberra, Chinese analysts said.

25 May 20:23 Global Times 7829414520927433680.html
Distant Memorial Day events as Georgians fill beaches, parks

It was a Memorial Day for distant ceremonies in Georgia, even as officials worked to contain crowds at parks and beaches amid concerns about the further spread of the coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442405680788.html
China points direction for post-pandemic world – The Global Times

The Global Times reports that China is "pointing out the correct direction - improving and reforming globalization; upholding multilateralism - for th

25 May 00:44 FXStreet 4480975638741300786.html
Inside the Nottingham labs where drug research experts look for new treatments during pandemic

They are working together on the discovery and development of new therapeutics

25 May 11:45 NottinghamshireLive 5149776702760673466.html
Biden set to make risky economic argument against Trump

Joe Biden is taking on President Trump over the economy.

25 May 22:49 TheHill 355432919615766542.html
States plead for cybersecurity funds as hacking threat surges

Cash-short state and local governments are pleading with Congress to send them funds to shore up their cybersecurity as hackers look to exploit the crisis by targeting overwhelmed government offices. 

25 May 20:55 TheHill 355432917842702358.html
Coronavirus: Tampa Bay Rays open Tropicana Field for limited workouts

MLB franchise the Tampa Bay Rays took part in a voluntary and very light workout on Monday.

25 May 23:16 sportskeeda 1601194028479247522.html
Lock your cars! Vehicle theft spikes in COVID-19 pandemic in US

News News: LOS ANGELES: With more people than ever staying home to lessen the spread of COVID-19, their sedans, pickup trucks and SUVs are parked unattended on t.

25 May 13:47 The Times of India 6060938663063065428.html
Covid-19: Petition filed in Delhi HC seeks coronavirus relief materials to Aadhaar, voter ID card holders too

The plea added that the action is violative of Article 14 of the Constitution of India, which provides that the State shall not deny to any person equality to its citizen.

25 May 12:50 newsx.com 5974563061883181565.html
Gold prices slip on rising dollar, equities; renewed Sino-US trade tensions restrict losses, silver falls 0.7%

Spot gold was down 0.3 percent at $1,729.05 per ounce. US gold futures fell 0.4 percent to $1,729.40.

25 May 12:09 Firstpost 4760741712098749897.html
Lock your cars! Vehicle theft spikes in COVID-19 pandemic

Los Angeles: The coronavirus hasn’t been kind to car owners.

25 May 17:00 The Peninsula 1202843881859993476.html
Japan lifts coronavirus emergency in all remaining areas

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe lifted a coronavirus state of emergency in Tokyo and four other remaining areas on Monday, ending the restrictions nationwide as businesses begin to reopen.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441982545882.html
BREAKING: INEC To Pilot E-Voting In 2021, Says Voters Without Face Masks Will Be Disallowed In Edo, Ondo Elections

The electoral umpire decried the rising cost of elections in the country, saying it would be liaising with the National Assembly to see how political parties can nominate replacements for dead representatives in line with a Supreme Court judgment that votes belong to the parties and not individuals.

25 May 00:00 Sahara Reporters 4209699745303303740.html
Coronavirus: How outdoor classes could be future of schools after lockdown

Teachers may need extra training to deliver outdoor lessons, as the Scottish Government explores new ways for safer learning once lockdown eases.

25 May 09:01 The Courier 4275302767519017131.html
The Price of Trump Loyalty

Senator Cory Gardner’s political relationship with the president reads like a tawdry romance novel.

25 May 11:00 The Atlantic 100708437264637482.html
Coronavirus lockdown | Congress online move for direct cash transfer to non-I-T payees

Party expects at least 50 lakh of its workers, office-bearers and sympathisers to participate in Thursday event

25 May 14:15 The Hindu 6679535024460761208.html
Coronavirus: Bollywood actor Sonu Sood hailed for helping stranded Indian migrants, amid COVID-19 lockdown

India: Many likened the actor to the late Indian minister Sushma Swaraj

25 May 14:53 Gulf News 2086521545557696516.html
Japan lifts coronavirus emergency in all remaining areas

TOKYO: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe lifted a coronavirus state of emergency in Tokyo and four other remaining areas on Monday, ending the restrictions nationwide as businesses begin to reopen.

25 May 16:38 The Peninsula 1202843882473253420.html
UK to reopen thousands of shops in easing of coronavirus lockdown – Johnson

LONDON, May 25 (Reuters) - Britain will reopen thousands of high street shops, department stores and shopping centres next month, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday, setting out a timetable for businesses as part of moves to ease the coronavirus lockdown.

25 May 19:29 Daily Maverick 2373996787773407554.html
Coronavirus lockdown | UK to reopen thousands of shops next month, says Boris Johnson

Johnson is keen to restart an economy which has been all but shut down since Britain entered a lockdown to try to stem the spread of disease.

25 May 19:20 The Hindu 6679535025536760307.html
As US edges toward reopening, a mixed picture takes shape

WASHINGTON, DC, United States (AFP) — Efforts across the United States to reopen th...

25 May 00:00 Jamaica Observer 5357348614417014030.html
Long awaited Local government polls to hold on Saturday in Cross River

The long awaited Cross River State local governments’ election which was postponed due to the Coronavirus pandemic has now been rescheduled to 30th of May 2020.

25 May 16:15 The Guardian 7580308505092498497.html
Iranian fuel tanker docks in Venezuelan port, more underway

VALENCIA (Venezuela), May 25 — The first of five Iranian tankers carrying fuel to Venezuela has moored at a port serving the South American country’s El Palito refinery, the nation’s oil minister said today, and Refinitiv Eikon data showed a second vessel had entered its waters. Iran is...

25 May 14:46 Malaymail 302165935588787074.html
Hong Kong and China’s National People’s Congress: The danger of a new cold war

As China gears up to sink its claws deeper into Hong Kong, the world weighs up how best to respond. The pro-democracy movement also has some hard choices to make.

25 May 19:47 Daily Maverick 2373996788978841499.html
Coronavirus: Why you should not dump a mask on the roadside in the UAE

A look at the health, environmental and other implications; plus, are reusable masks good?

25 May 05:44 Gulf News 2086521543688591814.html
Moody’s: Pressure keeps rising for Apac companies as coronavirus impact becomes clearer

KUALA LUMPUR, May 25 — Moody’s Investors Service said about 22 per cent of 476 rated non-financial companies in Asia Pacific (Apac) have high exposure to coronavirus disruptions, up from 20 per cent in March, as the effects of the pandemic on companies’ credit quality have...

25 May 04:32 Malaymail 302165935474395335.html
Hong Kong security chief warns of growing ‘terrorism’ as government backs Beijing’s planned security laws

Police said they arrested more than 180 people on Sunday, when authorities fired tear gas and water cannon to disperse anti-government protesters as unrest returned to the Chinese-ruled city after months of relative calm.

25 May 03:45 Hindustan Times 696565557177001319.html
President Trump bans travel from Brazil, new COVID-19 hotspot: White House

The South-American nation has registered more than 22,000 deaths from the virus so far.

25 May 04:01 DNA India 7533428662582921947.html
COVID-19: The pandemic is exposing the limits of science

Scientists and doctors have struggled to convey a unified message to the public

25 May 08:43 Gulf News 2086521544507592795.html
Coronavirus: United States bans travel from Brazil

Latin American country has nearly 350,000 Covid-19 cases with 22,000 deaths

25 May 05:32 The Irish Times 8204772967765472933.html
Hong Kong security chief warns of 'terrorism' as government backs new security laws

Hong Kong's security chief said "terrorism" was growing in the city, as government departments rallied on Monday behind Beijing's plans to introduce nation

25 May 05:51 The Japan Times 6673764366444962499.html
How Germany contained the coronavirus

In addition to a properly funded health system, technological edge and decisive leadership, public trust played a key role.

25 May 10:56 The Japan Times 6673764366920029065.html
Exclusive: Ukraine's anti-graft bureau probes state tender for medical suits

KIEV (Reuters) - Ukrainian anti-corruption officials are investigating a tender for 71,000 hospital protective suits during the coronavirus pandemic after the government for the first time bypassed its own procurement rules in the health sector.

25 May 11:41 Reuters 8334514181231231213.html
Exclusive: Ukraine’s anti-graft bureau probes state tender for medical suits

Kiev– Ukrainian anti-corruption officials are investigating a tender for 71,000 hospital protective suits during the coronavirus pandemic after the government for the first time bypassed its own procurement rules in the health sector.

25 May 11:54 First Post Of India 844080066009423592.html
What your gym could look like when it reopens after coronavirus lockdown

UK Active is working on a 'framework' for how our gyms could reopen - here's what they could look like.

25 May 12:45 BBC Sport 3883826128010070066.html
Memorial Day: Trump thanks service members fighting 'invisible enemy'

May 25 (UPI) -- In Memorial Day remarks, President Donald Trump recognized members of the U.S. National Guard and armed services on the front lines of the fight against the coronavirus pandemic battling an "invisible enemy."

25 May 15:32 UPI 8257973863920229165.html
Bin collections to return to normal after coronavirus staffing pressures

Stirling Council is to resume its full household waste and recycling collection service from Monday, June 1.

25 May 15:59 dailyrecord 552235479842220945.html
Sir David Attenborough reminds us about climate change during coronavirus

He hopes we place a renewed importance on the climate.

25 May 14:41 Metro 970161747874176854.html
President Trump threatens to pull RNC from NC, says Gov. Roy Cooper 'in shutdown mood'

President Donald Trump on Monday threatened to pull the Republican National Convention from North Carolina if Governor Roy Cooper doesn't guarantee that full attendance will be allowed in the arena.

25 May 14:15 ABC7 Los Angeles 8300010439930393631.html
No new cases of coronavirus recorded in Derby

Sadly two more deaths were reported at our local hospitals

25 May 18:58 Derbyshire Live 9061707931428504443.html
HDFC gets battle ready, increases provisions to Rs 11,000 crore to ward-off coronavirus fallout

Housing Development Finance Corporation (HDFC) was seen gearing up for the aftermath of the coronavirus pandemic and the subsequent nation-wide lockdown.

25 May 17:37 The Financial Express 1288289579524232163.html
Kushner tasked with overhauling Republican party platform ahead of election

White House senior adviser Jared Kushner has been overseeing a major attempt to overhaul the Republican party platform ahead of the 2020 election, according to a report. The effort is being led by

25 May 16:52 New York Post 7654946768044172336.html
Rivers records 27 new cases of coronavirus, total now 116

Rivers State recorded 27 new coronavirus infections, one of the highest so far in the oil-rich state. The state recorded 52 cases between May 13 and 20.

25 May 18:35 Premium Times Nigeria 5456729299542573330.html
Sex for rent rises with coronavirus poverty - The Nation Nigeria

A growing number of landlords are asking tenants for sex in exchange for housing as coronavirus lockdowns and job cuts have left many struggling...

25 May 21:19 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900581223881.html
Prison officers, others defy ban on social gathering

Two prison officers were spotted consuming alcohol Sunday night at Koforidua the Eastern Regional capital with dozens of others in blatant disregard to the ban on public gathering and closure of drinking spots.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495323343317.html
Myanmar army accused of new atrocities in attack on Rakhine village

Less than three years since a crackdown against Rohingya, troops are again accused of war crimes – this time against Rakhine Buddhists

25 May 04:00 the Guardian 1491978794933750744.html
Russia records its highest daily death toll from the coronavirus as its number of new cases appears to decline

Russia recorded its highest daily spike in coronavirus deaths on Sunday as its number of new daily cases appears to be on the decline.

25 May 02:31 Business Insider Malaysia 8325046882403518070.html
China warns US of countermeasures over Hong Kong trading threats

Beijing has warned the US that it will take "every necessary measure" to protect its interests after a top White House advisor warned

25 May 10:56 The Guardian 7580308504252082397.html
Facebook role play groups offer a mundane escape from the pandemic

In 'A group where we all pretend to work in the same office,' Karen still needs help logging in.

25 May 14:00 Mashable 5336625363516155555.html
COVID-19: UAE reports 3 deaths, 822 new coronavirus cases and 601 recoveries

UAE’s total confirmed coronavirus infections have risen to 30,307

25 May 17:33 Gulf News 2086521545658098124.html
Spike in coronavirus cases in Oregon traced to gatherings

A spike in reported coronavirus cases in Redmond last week has been tied to family and social gatherings in the area.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442516943110.html
Fire fighters say they 'can't be thanked' with cuts

Nicola Sturgeon and Boris Johnson were sent letters calling for budgets to be protected.

25 May 03:30 dailyrecord 552235479217873686.html
‘Pure fabrication’: Wuhan lab head on Trump’s virus leak theory

Most scientists say the pathogen that has infected 5.3 million and killed more than 342,000, according to a tally by Johns Hopkins University, was passed from bats to humans via an intermediary species likely sold at a wet market in Wuhan late last year

25 May 01:30 Free Press Journal 9080771788742244139.html
PA easing coronavirus restrictions in occupied West Bank

The Palestinian Authority (PA) has announced an easing of coronavirus restrictions in the occupied West Bank following a steady drop in the number of new infections.

25 May 12:54 Aljazeera 6642629761840715352.html
Black Country bishops condemn Government 'betrayal' of public

The Bishop of Wolverhampton has described Boris Johnson's backing of Dominic Cummings as a "betrayal" of those who have obeyed the strict lockdown laws during the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 14:20 Express & Star 7324224460200551242.html
Boris Johnson says bad eyesight may be coronavirus symptom in bid to defend Cummings

The Prime Minister spontaneously declared a new symptom at the Downing Street press conference, in order to support his top aide's decision to go for a 30-mile drive to a beauty spot to test his eyesight

25 May 19:18 mirror 675785261357362546.html
Gold Price Analysis: XAU/USD mildly heavy below $1,750, looks to US-China tension for clues

Gold prices drop to $1,731, print 0.20% loss, intraday low of $1,730.37, by the press time of Tokyo open on Monday.

25 May 00:20 FXStreet 4480975639949484762.html
Trump threatens to withdraw US membership from the World Health Organisation within a month

Government and Politics » US President Donald Trump has threatened to withdraw his country's membership permanently from the World Health Organization and cut its funding unless

25 May 00:00 The Eastern Herald 7420825545606513664.html
Coronavirus Lockdown: Middle Seats Must Be Kept Empty On Flights For Stranded Indians: Supreme Court

Air India can operate flights with middle seats occupied only for the next 10 days, the court said. New Delhi: … Coronavirus Lockdown: Middle Seats Must Be Kept Empty On Flights For Stranded Indians: Supreme Court Read More »

25 May 07:09 ISSCNC 6824315490749998101.html
BJP playing dirty politics over COVID-19 figures: Aam Aadmi Party

The Aam Aadmi Party accused the BJP on Sunday of playing dirty politics over the number of deaths in Delhi due to the novel coronavirus pandemic after the high court refused to entertain a plea in

25 May 07:44 Deccan Herald 2027555797973108627.html
Russian Prosecutor Seeks Lengthy Prison Term For American On Spying Charges

Russian prosecutors have asked a Moscow court to find former Marine Paul Whelan guilty of espionage -- a charge Whelan and U.S. officials vehemently deny -- and sentence him to 18 years in prison.

25 May 11:56 Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty 5891794162911062825.html
State aid should be reviewed 'to help EU compete with US & China'

It comes after the German government and flagship carrier Lufthansa reportedly reached an agreement on state aid worth €9 billion.

25 May 20:37 euronews 7318238121821860353.html
GOP sues California over Newsom's vote-by-mail order

The Republican Party is suing California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) over his order to send every registered voter in the state a ballot by mail for the November elections.

25 May 00:37 TheHill 355432919525091112.html
Trump aims to cut red tape tying up doctors

The White House is aiming to cut occupational regulations permanently for doctors and nurses that have been suspended temporarily during the pandemic to spur economic growth, a top adviser to President Trump said.

25 May 04:00 Washington Examiner 4625792332048097801.html
Hong Kong shares ease on China-U.S. rift, dollar firms

Hong Kong shares extended losses and a gauge of Asian stocks was largely subdued on Monday, after China's move to impose a new security law on Hong Kong heightened concerns about the future stability of the city and global trade prospects. Hong Kong's HSI index fell 0.4% after sinking 5.5% on

25 May 00:45 Yahoo 7097669637835799479.html
Social distancing will add another somber note to Memorial Day observances

In a typical year, Memorial Day is marked in Easton with fanfare: school bands, American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars groups and others march while crowds line the streets waving flags.

25 May 05:44 Msn 1509165514755361480.html
Belt and Road Initiative affected by COVID-19, but impact is 'temporary': China

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said that the demand for public health expansion in view of the COVID-19 all over the world will give a new impetus to project expansion.

25 May 04:24 The Hans India 817019414148465762.html
Coronavirus: Chief Imam Spokesperson calls for ‘One Muslim, One Booter’

Spokesperson for the National Chief Imam Sheikh Aremeyaw Shaibu has urged Muslims to refrain from using same plastic kettles, popularly known as ‘booter’, to help curtail spread of the novel Coronavirus disease.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494894066525.html
Diabetics may need to shield at home against coronavirus even after lockdown ends

Almost one in three people who died from Covid-19 in hospital had diabetes and sufferers are now considered one of the groups most vulnerable to the disease

25 May 08:05 mirror 675785260645483660.html
Asian stocks subdued after China imposes new law on Hong Kong

Global financial markets already struggling to deal with huge economic uncertainty

25 May 07:00 The Irish Times 8204772968540077003.html
Hong Kong shares ease on China-U.S. rift, dollar firms

SYDNEY — Hong Kong shares extended losses and a gauge of Asian stocks was largely subdued on Monday, after China’s move to impose a new security law on Hong Kong heightened concerns about the future stability of the city and global trade prospects.

25 May 06:45 Financial Post 2379081492522877151.html
China's currency gamble adds fuel to fire

The People's Bank of China 'fixed' the yuan at its lowest point since 2008, a move likely to further strain relations with Washington over trade, technology and Hong Kong's autonomy.

25 May 07:11 Australian Financial Review 3974284487944922292.html
Hong Kong police embrace China’s security law plan

Hong Kong's security chief on Monday welcomed China's plans to impose a national security law on the financial hub, saying it was needed.

25 May 09:15 Vanguard News 4125100339582435660.html
Law Soc. condemns attack on lawyer at national security law demo as ex-Hong Kong leader offers HK$300k reward | Hong Kong Free Press HKFP

The Law Society of Hong Kong has “strongly condemned” an assault on a lawyer at the anti-national security law protest on Sunday, saying that people with opposing political views must not be “silenced” by violence. According to a police post shared on Facebook, a 41-year-old man was beaten by dozens of protesters with umbrellas on […]

25 May 10:16 Hong Kong Free Press HKFP 3845645663798958242.html
German business expectations pick up as lockdown is lifted

Monthly survey finds improving outlook despite pessimism over current effect of pandemic

25 May 10:07 Ft 707176890084156288.html
Trump threatens to pull RNC from Charlotte if space can’t be ‘fully occupied’

President Donald Trump threatened to pull the Republican National Convention out of Charlotte if North Carolina can’t commit to full attendance at the convention, the president said in a tweet Monday morning.

25 May 13:26 WBTV 6439870257922644978.html
Trump Visits Baltimore, Dismissing Mayor’s Concerns About Virus

President Donald Trump paid a controversial visit to Baltimore for a Memorial Day celebration on Monday, dismissing the mayor’s warnings to stay away from the city as it grapples with the pandemic.

25 May 16:38 Bloomberg.com 4032480122151906205.html
Hong Kong police embrace China's security law plan

Hong Kong's security chief on Monday welcomed China's plans to impose a national security law on the financial hub, saying it was needed to defeat "terrorism" and calls for independence. Beijing

25 May 14:29 Deccan Herald 2027555796646475992.html
Hong Kong law society condemns attack on lawyer during China security law protest

HONG KONG: The Law Society of Hong Kong has strongly condemned an assault on a lawyer during Sunday's (May 24) protest against a controversial ...

25 May 17:11 CNA 5644198863221690772.html
Joe Biden, wearing a mask, makes first campaign stop in months

Former vice president Joe Biden has made his first campaign trip outside his Delaware home since quarantining himself due to the coronavirus pandemic 10 weeks ago.

25 May 17:03 Brisbane Times 2314609338550247430.html
Joe Biden, wearing a mask, makes first campaign stop in months

Former vice president Joe Biden has made his first campaign trip outside his Delaware home since quarantining himself due to the coronavirus pandemic 10 weeks ago.

25 May 17:03 The Age 7967730561531174918.html
Ireland marks 'day of hope' in pandemic as Taoiseach Leo Varadkar hails 'significant milestone'

The health chiefs revealed no new deaths had been recorded for the first time in over two months

25 May 20:30 Irish Mirror 2875825628769345449.html
Coronavirus Q&A: Your questions about schools and universities answered

As the government continues with plans to begin reopening schools in England on June 1, Consumer Editor Chris Choi answers your questions.

25 May 20:48 ITV News 2184971257121785468.html
Joe Biden makes 1st in-person appearance in more than 2 months, lays wreath at veterans park

Joe Biden made his first in-person appearance in more than two months on Monday as he marked Memorial Day by laying a wreath at a veterans park near his Delaware home.

25 May 22:29 ABC7 New York 7327811147961000333.html
AU Day: Coronavirus has underscored the need for global assistance to African countries – MFA

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, has reiterated the need for global aid to third world countries – mostly on the African continent, in the wake of the deadly coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494430110080.html
Charitable runs, walks learn to adapt to crowd limits

The coronavirus pandemic has forced charities or nonprofit groups to cancel or postpone an untold number of walks and runs that raise money for everything from Alzheimer's to Parkinson's.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442002399576.html
Lockdown 4.0: Manoj Tiwari goes to Haryana to play cricket, AAP blasts him

Tiwari, however, asserted he did not break any law. He hit back at the AAP for raising the issue to

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965337520542.html
Noah Syndergaard uses MLB coronavirus deal to explain landlord frustration

Noah Syndergaard is now using MLB players’ coronavirus salary deal to explain his stance in his legal battle with a New York City landlord who claims the Mets pitcher failed to pay any rent on the

25 May 06:19 New York Post 7654946768930936908.html
BMTC introduces flat bus fare system in Bengaluru to replace daily passes; system aimed at minimising contact during travel

The BMTC's new flat fare system will minimise contact in buses during travel amid the coronavirus pandemic

25 May 11:14 Firstpost 4760741713699327140.html
Loyal dog waited at hospital for three months after owner died from coronavirus

Seven-year-old 'Xiao Bao' waited in the lobby at Taikang Hospital in Wuhan, after his elderly owner was admitted at the height of the coronavirus pandemic in February

25 May 13:44 mirror 675785259927924672.html
Bayer, Lufthansa drive gains in Europe amid holiday-thinned trading

European stocks rose to kick off the week on Monday, albeit with the action thinned by holidays in the U.K. and the U.S.

25 May 14:46 MarketWatch 8975941549356021551.html
COVID-19: INEC unveils policy on conducting elections ahead of Edo, Ondo gov’ship elections

THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Monday, unveiled possible on conducting elections under the current ravaging novel...

25 May 18:08 Vanguard News 4125100339595575417.html
China threatens US counter measures if punished for Hong Kong law

HONG KONG: China on Monday (May 25) threatened counter measures against the United States if it was punished for plans to impose a sedition law on ...

25 May 21:06 CNA 5644198864004981230.html
How music therapy is helping some manage pandemic stress

Many people are turning to music therapy as a way to manage the uncertainties and worries brought on by the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 21:13 Coronavirus 2422791598241195998.html
Direct primaries in Edo, only way to go — APC National VP

Wambai, however, stated that the national headquarters of the party decided a direct primaries for the upcoming election in Edo State because there were factions in the state.

25 May 20:30 The Eagle Online 1463511650044414677.html
New push to allow South Africans to access their retirement funds during coronavirus lockdown

Trade federation Cosatu has submitted an urgent request to Finance minister Tito Mboweni, to allow workers to access part of their retirement fund savings for coronavirus financial relief.

25 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596440299267977.html
WNBA teams set to make tough decisions on roster cuts amid pandemic

New York Liberty general manager Jonathan Kolb knew he and first-year coach Walt Hopkins would have to make some tough decisions on the team's roster t

25 May 10:18 The Japan Times 6673764368406197320.html
Coronavirus Outbreak: Japanese baseball season to commence from 19 June with matches to be played behind closed doors

Japan’s professional baseball season will open on 19 June under a plan that excludes fans.

25 May 10:07 Firstpost 4760741712598669383.html
Sindh appeals to recovered coronavirus patients for plasma donations

Over a 100 patien­ts across the countr­y are in need of plasma therap­y, says Dr Tahir Shamsi­

25 May 13:33 The Express Tribune 1105816787052320790.html
EU commissioner: Coronavirus immunity certificates aren’t reliable

People ‘deserve a break, a breath of fresh air, a chance to travel,’ says health commissioner.

25 May 14:21 POLITICO 2584151346906014936.html
Write-up by Omar’s political adviser triggers storm in NC

Tanvir Sadiq had advocated ‘for a reconciliation and reaching out to the people of Jammu and Kashmir’

25 May 22:58 The Hindu 6679535024487191777.html
Strictly star addresses rumours show will be taken out of studio amid pandemic

Would the show be as magical?

25 May 23:37 Metro 970161747123318322.html
None of my staff has undermined coronavirus messaging: UK PM Johnson

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday he believed that none of his staff had undermined the public health message for how people can help tackle the coronavirus outbreak, adding he regretted the anger over his senior adviser’s movements.

25 May 19:04 Reuters 8334514180122931672.html
Dollar holds advantage as Hong Kong tensions test risk-wary investors

Dollar holds advantage as Hong Kong tensions test risk-wary investors

25 May 00:00 Investing.com 5710361974561252895.html
Rand slips on US-China tensions

South Africa’s economy was in bad shape before the COVID-19 pandemic struck, with repeated bailouts for ailing state firms like power utility Eskom and South African Airways a drain on public finances.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610106367746492.html
WTI: Off daily highs, still above $33.00, as US-China tension looms

WTI drops to $33.45, down 0.6%, while heading into the European session on Monday. The black gold recently benefited from the news suggesting ease of

25 May 06:02 FXStreet 4480975639655973686.html
Dutch government finds second mink-to-human coronavirus transmission

The Dutch agriculture ministry on Monday said it had found what it believes to be a second case of a human becoming infected with the new coronavirus after coming in contact with a mink that had the

25 May 14:02 New York Post 7654946768253729562.html
Use pandemic to stop brain drain, MPs told, as payments for CERB top $40 billion

OTTAWA - The federal government should use the COVID-19 pandemic to reverse a brain drain of top tech talent south of the border, a House of Commons committ

25 May 21:44 iNFOnews.ca 6669504244919126795.html
First Iranian oil tanker docks in Venezuela

The first of five Iranian tankers carrying much-needed gasoline and oil derivatives has docked in Venezuela and a second one entered its waters, the government said on Monday amid concern in Washington over the burgeoning relationship.

25 May 14:30 Digital Journal 4566489171803271503.html
China could face sanctions over Hong Kong national security law: White House

The national security adviser warned that the Trump administration could slap sanctions on China’s ruling Communist Party over the harsh new security laws it plans to impose on Hong Kong, as

25 May 14:33 New York Post 7654946769255369532.html
Iranian tanker docks in Venezuelan port, domestic refining rises

VALENCIA — The first of five Iranian tankers carrying fuel to Venezuela has moored at a port serving the El Palito refinery, the oil minister said on Monday, and Refinitiv Eikon data showed a second vessel had entered its waters.

25 May 18:38 Financial Post 2379081493708792707.html
SC education leader wants more summer school money

South Carolina's top education official wanted $115 million for summer school programs to get some of the state's most vulnerable students back on track after missing at least 10 weeks of in-person cl

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441762357928.html
High school yearbook staff shifts from prom to pandemic

When spring break started back in early March, the Moorhead High School yearbook staff was preparing to document a hectic spring of sports, concerts, prom and graduation. But COVID-19 canceled all tho

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441249929181.html
Firms beg for social distancing guidelines to be eased

The Government is under mounting pressure to relax social distancing guidelines as the retail and hospitality sectors warn of thousands of permanent job losses unless the two-metre rule is changed.

25 May 04:50 Irishexaminer 8196011178983693981.html
Asian shares climb, Tokyo gains on hopes for reopening

TOKYO — Asian shares are mostly higher, with Tokyo stocks gaining on expectations that a pandemic state of emergency will be lifted for all of Japan.

25 May 03:59 680News 8014034333808335603.html
Asian shares climb, Tokyo gains on hopes for reopening

Asian shares are mostly higher, with Tokyo stocks gaining on expectations that a pandemic state of emergency will be lifted for all of Japan. Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 added 1.5% in morning trading to 20,682.78. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng dropped 1.2% to 22,659.62.

25 May 03:57 Yahoo 7097669636932849508.html
Did Japan just beat the coronavirus without lockdowns or mass testing?

Rest of World News: One widely shared list assembled 43 possible reasons cited in media reports range from a culture of mask-wearing and a famously low obesity rate to th

25 May 03:08 The Times of India 6060938664330886246.html
HK security chief warns of growing 'terrorism' as govt backs Beijing's planned security laws

HONG KONG — Hong Kong’s security chief said “terrorism” was growing in the city, as government departments rallied on Monday behind Beijing’s plans to introduce national security laws and after thousands took to the streets to protest against the move.

25 May 02:23 National Post 4816958591382014097.html
Joe Biden Calls Out Donald Trump, Says Being President Is About “More Than Tweeting From Your Golf Cart”

In a tweet posted on Sunday evening, former Vice-President and presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden called out President Donald Trump saying, “The presidency is about a lot more than ...

25 May 02:09 The Inquisitr 1745625231834913422.html
Clementine Ford Has Apologised For Joking That The Coronavirus Isn’t Killing Men Fast Enough

The writer faced calls for her grant to be reconsidered.

25 May 01:42 Pedestrian TV 5961900144580276168.html
Welcome to Puerto Rico, now line up for your coronavirus screening | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico >> Known for its world-class beaches, laid-back vibe and status as a natural-disaster magnet, Puerto Rico is hoping to make another name for itself: innovator in pandemic travel.

25 May 01:15 Star-Advertiser 3439335388951627211.html
People more worried about economic crisis than health issues from coronavirus, finds study

The study - conducted by Centre for Marketing in Emerging Economies (CMEE) at IIM Lucknow - revealed that majority (79 percent) of people are worried and surrounded by a feeling of fear (40 percent) and sadness (22 percent).

25 May 05:23 Firstpost 4760741713665706405.html
POS device makers coping with pandemic

POS (point of sale/service) device makers Flytech Technology, Posiflex Technology and Partner Tech have enhanced added-value for and extended application of their products to cope with negative impacts of the coronavirus pandemic, according to industry sources.

25 May 07:30 DIGITIMES 8411283748512242165.html
COVID-19: US to provide USD 6 million to Pakistan to fight coronavirus

The embassy said that the US government has now committed a total of USD 21 million since it declared Pakistan a priority country for coronavirus response'.

25 May 07:45 The Financial Express 1288289580853929089.html
Further four deaths and 57 new cases of coronavirus

A further four people who had been diagnosed with Covid-19 have died.

25 May 05:00 Irishexaminer 8196011178321850912.html
As Titanic Airs On CBS, Americans Compare The Sinking Ship To Donald Trump’s Presidency

23 years since it happened, James Cameron's Titanic is still among the best Hollywood films ever. For the lovers of Romance genre, it is a cult classic that is still as fresh as it ever was. The cha

25 May 06:54 Koimoi 5184275671496724713.html
China's swoop on Hong Kong autonomy 'utterly offensive'

Several former foreign ministers have criticised Beijing for its proposed new laws aimed at silencing dissent.

25 May 07:48 Australian Financial Review 3974284487881699768.html
Coronavirus impact: India's retail trade lost Rs 9 lakh crore of business amid lockdown, says CAIT

CAIT Secretary General Praveen Khandelwal said during the span of 60 days of national lockdown, the domestic trade has lost business to the tune of about Rs 9 lakh crore, causing a revenue loss of about Rs 1.5 lakh crore to both the central and state governments on account of GST

25 May 06:19 Business Today 1145527431142072076.html
Princess Eugenie thanks artists whose uplifting work has been shown on Times Square billboards to encourage 'solidarity' during the coronavirus crisis

Princess Eugenie, 30, took to Instagram and re-shared American artist Hank Willis Thomas's post thanking global artists for bringing messages of public safety to Times Square.

25 May 10:21 Mail Online 124328111260270275.html
EU: 'End' of U.S. Leadership, Rise of China 'Happening Before Our Eyes'

BERLIN (AP) - The European Union's top diplomat has called for the bloc to have a "more robust strategy" toward China amid signs that Asia is replacing the United States as the centre of global power.

25 May 09:26 Breitbart 3148363491352497474.html
No hugs, no handshakes: Social distancing curtails Eid celebrations in Bangladesh

Despite the relaxing of social distancing, concerns about the continued spread of the coronavirus are hindering the celebrations of Eid-ul-Fitr across Bangladesh.

25 May 13:49 Bdnews24 8119004129616488912.html
Seven more people die with coronavirus in Wales taking total to 1,274

Meanwhile, the number of cases of the virus in Wales since the outbreak began has increased by 106 to reach 13,415

25 May 13:11 Wales Online 7686550517404545047.html
Bars, gyms reopen as Iceland exits emergency coronavirus alert

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - Iceland eased its national alert against the coronavirus on Monday, allowing for public gatherings of up to 200 people and night clubs and gyms to reopen as the country nears complete recovery from the outbreak.

25 May 13:25 Reuters 8334514181090443562.html
Maui watershed purchase could be delayed due to coronavirus cuts | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

WAILUKU, Hawaii >> A county government’s acquisition of a private water delivery system for Maui’s drinking water may be delayed because of budget cuts resulting from the coronavirus outbreak.

25 May 15:22 Star-Advertiser 3439335388977794711.html
Coronavirus wrap: Women’s football season ends but Silverstone is still on track

The pandemic continues to impact sport.

25 May 16:36 Shropshire Star 3480199991947833521.html
COVID-19: NAF produces ventilators to support fight against pandemic

The Nigerian Airforce (NAF) has produced locally-made ventilators as its contribution to national efforts towards fighti.....

25 May 19:48 Vanguard News 4125100340703498842.html
Terrorism growing in HK: Police

'In just a few months, one of the safest cities in the world has become one shrouded in the shadow of violence'

25 May 19:17 The Telegraph 2864094128317549723.html
Coronavirus roundup: All the latest news from the world of sport on May 24

Sports Mole rounds up the latest Coronavirus news from across the entertainment world.

25 May 21:25 Sports Mole 7750663361348484367.html
Trump: 'I have a chance to break the deep state'

President Trump predicted he would come out victorious in his war against the "deep state."

25 May 20:00 Washington Examiner 4625792331725063252.html
Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on sports events around the world

(Reuters) - Major sports events around the world that are in the process of re-starting or which have been rescheduled due to the COVID-19 pandemic:

25 May 21:45 Reuters 8334514180063002262.html
Air New Zealand sees annual underlying loss due to coronavirus

Air New Zealand Ltd said on Tuesday it would report an underlying loss in the financial year ending June 30 due to the coronavirus pandemic, but had slashed costs to the extent it had not yet needed to draw down on a government loan.

25 May 22:40 Financial Post 2379081491826256477.html
Reuters Exclusive: Ukraine's anti-graft bureau probes state tender for medical suits

NABU gave no further details, saying that divulging information could harm its investigation.

25 May 19:35 UNIAN 6863008970807807864.html
Madagascar to send troops to town where two died of coronavirus

Madagascar's government has announced it will dispatch troops and doctors to an eastern town after several bodies were found in the streets and where two people died from the novel coronavirus.

25 May 20:02 France 24 5635134570991377570.html
Is the Global Fight Against COVID-19 Reducing Prejudice?

Is the global fight against the coronavirus reducing social prejudice and discrimination? Effects of the current pandemic on intergroup behavior.

25 May 00:00 Psychology Today 5895805839260125653.html
Coronavirus Live Tracker: India records highest ever spike of 6,977 COVID-19 cases, 154 deaths in 24 hours

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Tracker India

25 May 03:23 Business Today 1145527431305283865.html
Coronavirus impact: Tata Group top rung to take 20% pay cut

Coronavirus crisis: TCS, Tata Group's most profitable company was the first to announce a pay cut for its CEO Rajesh Gopinathan. Indian Hotels said that its senior leadership would contribute a percentage of their salary this quarter to help the company

25 May 08:58 Business Today 1145527431969620429.html
Investors are underestimating Beijing's response to the pandemic

Beijing has little choice but to support the Chinese economy, even if it is reluctant to go as far as it did during the financial crisis.

25 May 07:44 Australian Financial Review 3974284488160787347.html
Eight regions not ready for stage 2 of quarantine easing in Ukraine – health ministry

This is evidenced by the epidemic stats as of May 25.

25 May 14:40 UNIAN 6863008971789502601.html
Zelensky calls on Israel to complete ratification of FTA with Ukraine

The head of state noted that in the context of the coronavirus pandemic, support for bilateral trade is especially important for both countries.

25 May 16:20 UNIAN 6863008970972208425.html
Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte did not get to visit his dying mother due to coronavirus restrictions

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte did not get to visit his dying mother due to strict coronavirus restrictions, his spokesperson has said.

25 May 21:42 independent 5894610845956065632.html
Coronavirus: I'd rather cancel them – Kvitova against grand slams without fans

World number 12 Petra Kvitova would rather see grand slams cancelled than be played behind closed doors.

25 May 21:38 sportskeeda 1601194028423322150.html
Japan set to end Tokyo’s state of emergency

Experts on a special government panel have approved a plan to remove a coronavirus state of emergency from Tokyo and four other remaining prefectures.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566836241250.html
Subway resumes work in Kyiv, Kharkiv: new safety rules, explained (Photo)

In the City of Dnipro, local authorities are yet to decide on the expedience of subway relaunch given the current COVID-19 situation.

25 May 09:20 UNIAN 6863008971225885027.html
‘What planet are they on?’ No respite for UK's Johnson and aide

Prime Minister Boris Johnson faced mutiny in his party and fury across Britain on Monday for refusing to sack his closest aide Dominic Cummings, accused of flouting the coronavirus lockdown by driving 250 miles from London.

25 May 17:08 Bdnews24 8119004129754829790.html
"Switched To New Normal": Airports' Body Tweets Photos Of Social Distancing

On a day when domestic flight operation commenced after two months of coronavirus lockdown, the Airport Authority of India tweeted pictures of an airport where social distancing norms were being followed. The body called it the new normal.

25 May 17:33 NDTV.com 5090057680697106822.html
PM Boris Johnson faces flak as aide says ‘no regrets’ on breaching lockdown

Cummings, who has been close to Johnson since the successful Vote leave campaign in the 2016 EU referendum, travelled to Durham in north-east England with his family when the official advice followed by Britons was to ‘stay home’.

25 May 16:50 Hindustan Times 696565558513063158.html
Prices of Japanese premium melons plunge amid coronavirus outbreak

A pair of premium Japanese melons sold Monday for just a slice of the five million yen (US$46,000) reached at auction last year, as the ...

25 May 21:45 CNA 5644198862990784762.html
EUR/USD: Geopoliticals risks can send the euro down

EUR/USD has been under pressure amid intensifying Sino-American tensions while objection to the Franco-German plan is weighing on the euro. Yohay Elam

25 May 08:44 FXStreet 4480975638621112580.html
Palestinians easing coronavirus restrictions in West Bank

RAMALLAH, May 25 — Mosques, churches and businesses in the occupied West Bank will reopen tomorrow in an easing of coronavirus restrictions, Palestinian Prime Minister Mohammad Shtayyeh said today. The Palestinian Authority declared a health emergency in March and imposed lockdowns after the...

25 May 11:58 Malaymail 302165936446870450.html
Mike Pompeo is the number one evangelist of Trumpism in the world

When it comes to foreign policy, Pompeo’s penchant for undermining America’s credibility is top-notchDonald Trump’s disdain for the people, country and values his office is supposed to represent is unmatched in recent memory. And he has found in the secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, a kindred spirit who

25 May 10:14 Yahoo 7097669637251046770.html
Palestinians easing coronavirus restrictions in West Bank

RAMALLAH — Mosques, churches and businesses in the occupied West Bank will reopen on Tuesday in an easing of coronavirus restrictions, Palestinian Prime Minister Mohammad Shtayyeh said on Monday.

25 May 11:28 National Post 4816958590692463928.html
Palestinians easing coronavirus restrictions in West Bank

RAMALLAH, West Bank (Reuters) - Mosques, churches and businesses in the occupied West Bank will reopen on Tuesday in an easing of coronavirus restrictions, Palestinian Prime Minister Mohammad Shtayyeh said on Monday.

25 May 11:52 Reuters 8334514180756400943.html
Venkaiah Naidu reviews preparedness for holding regular Parliament panel meetings

With air and rail travel starting in a graded manner, Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu reviewed the preparedness of the secretariats of both Houses of Parliament for regular meetings of departmen

25 May 08:52 BusinessLine 5283600899797330.html
Venkaiah Naidu reviews preparedness for holding regular Parliament panel meetings

Officers of the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha, and those of ministries appearing before such committees to be kept to the bare minimum, say sources

25 May 06:25 The Hindu 6679535025339565335.html
Rail Bhavan to shut down for 2nd time in fortnight after another Coronavirus case

The multitasking staff is responsible for taking files from one official to another and come in contact with a lot of people throughout the day. These files can go to the Chairman, Railway Board or even the Railway Minister, thereby spreading infection, an official said.

25 May 12:05 Oneindia 2023829372725168905.html
Rail Bhavan Closed Again After Another Staff Tests Positive Coronavirus

An employee of the Rail Bhavan in Delhi tested positive for the novel coronavirus on Monday, leading to the closure of all offices of the Railways Ministry for the next two days, the second time in less than a fortnight.

25 May 17:58 NDTV.com 5090057682590827368.html
China to ‘firmly’ retaliate against possible US sanctions over national security law: FM spokesperson

China said on Monday that it would take “all necessary measures” to firmly counter and retaliate against the US’ threatened sanctions over a national security law for the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), lambasting the US for blatant interference in China’s internal affairs.

25 May 17:47 Global Times 7829414520639468594.html
Ramaphosa calls for African unity to overcome COVID-19 pandemic

African Union chairperson President Cyril Ramaphosa said that the resilience of Africans must see its people through current challenges.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610106891498316.html
China media seize on video of HK protesters beating lawyer

HONG KONG, May 25 — Video of Hong Kong protesters beating a lawyer was seized on by China's state media today, becoming a propaganda blow for the city's pro-democracy movement. The assault took place yesterday during a rally against a controversial security law proposed by Beijing that was broken...

25 May 06:54 Malaymail 302165935522212545.html
China warns US against sparking Cold War

Wang Yi, the Chinese foreign minister, said Sunday that the U.S. should “give up on its wishful thinking of changing China” and avoid bringing the two countries to a “new Cold War.”

25 May 05:59 Fox News 7362823820359712438.html
Trump demands immediate answer from governor on RNC capacity

President Trump is demanding that North Carolina’s governor sign off on allowing the Republican National Convention to move forward with full attendance despite the ongoing pandemic.

25 May 09:11 Fox 4 8372747777473246082.html
Opinion: Canada must divide its military resources along foreign and domestic lines

Regular force members should be optimized for activities beyond our borders, while reserves are directed to roles at home

25 May 09:00 The Globe and Mail 68426411189321039.html
Coronavirus in Maharashtra: COVID-19 hits state police; 18 dead, 1,809 infected

Coronavirus continued to target the Maharashtra Police force, claiming the lives of 18 police personnel and infecting another 1,809 in the state, as per latest data released on Monday.

25 May 12:10 Free Press Journal 9080771788091469346.html
Netanyahu appears in court as corruption trial begins

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu appeared in court Monday as his trial began on charges of bribery as well as fraud and breach of trust, making a combative statement aimed at the country's

25 May 12:18 TheHill 355432919362468069.html
Trump threatens to move Republican convention if North Carolina won't allow packed arena

President targets Democratic governor days after state’s highest daily increase in coronavirus cases * Coronavirus – latest global updatesDonald Trump has threatened to move the Republican party’s national convention from Charlotte, North Carolina, if the state is unable to commit to “full attendance

25 May 15:47 Yahoo 7097669638136153665.html
Trump threatens to move Republican convention if North Carolina won't allow packed arena

President targets Democratic governor days after state’s highest daily increase in coronavirus cases

25 May 15:47 the Guardian 1491978795526407925.html
China media seize on video of HK protesters beating lawyer

The assault took place Sunday during a rally against a controversial security law proposed by Beijing that was broken up by police, who fired tear gas and water cannon in the most intense clashes for months.

25 May 14:15 The Jakarta Post 7678601103037754444.html
Coronavirus: Russia remains in lockdown as cases top 350,000

Russia's deaths-to-infections ratio is far lower than in other countries. Doctors and activists say the number of fatalities is much higher.

25 May 14:16 euronews 7318238120719446530.html
Missouri salon may have exposed 140 customers to coronavirus

Dozens of Great Clips clients in Missouri may have left the salon with more than a new haircut.

25 May 19:28 Washington Examiner 4625792332353082382.html
Without full capacity, Trump threatens to pull GOP meeting from NC

President Donald Trump threatened Monday to pull the Republican National Convention out of North Carolina if the state’s Democratic governor doesn’t immediately sign off on allowing a f...

25 May 17:32 Las Vegas Review-Journal 8640648836141437970.html
Coronavirus: No new deaths reported in Republic for first time since March

There have been no new coronavirus deaths reported to health officials in the past 24 hours.59 n...

25 May 17:54 Newstalk 7635722259250165699.html
Karan Johar's Two Helpers Test Positive For Coronavirus, Filmmaker And Family Test Negative

Karan Johar's Two Members of Household Staff Test Positive, Family Takes Swab Test And Test Negative.

25 May 16:17 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | India.com 7150386083331200207.html
Coronavirus outbreak: Toll crosses 1,000 in Mumbai

An analysis by the Medical Education department of 25,000 active cases in the state has shown that 1,166 were critically ill and another 5,899 had mild to moderate symptoms.

25 May 22:36 The Indian Express 2885715103932250669.html
How will the economic 'cold war' between China and the US end? - Radio

Jonna Bianco, founder of the American Bondholders Foundation, talks about the ways to solve the crisis between the two powers.

25 May 04:45 Israel National News 5374683669379705067.html
US records 638 new deaths from coronavirus - US & Canada

The US death toll now stands at 97,686, and a total of 1,641,585 cases have been recorded.

25 May 01:59 Israel National News 5374683670737992207.html
COVID-19 Side-Effect: CDC Warns Rats Might Be More Aggressive During Pandemic; Rodent's Urine Can Cause Food-Borne Illnesses

CDC warned the public that rats might be more aggressive during the pandemic. Food-borne illnesses can be spread by rodents' urine, especially to children.

25 May 05:54 Tech Times 4011848568042189508.html
Eden-Monaro byelection date set for July 4

Speaker Tony Smith will issue the writs on Thursday for what will be a five-and-a-half-week campaign.

25 May 05:31 Australian Financial Review 3974284486760617110.html
Hong Kong Exports Tumble in April as Virus Disrupts Commerce

Hong Kong’s exports fell in April for a second straight month as lock downs imposed by the coronavirus pandemic continued to disrupt global trade and restrict travel.

25 May 08:45 Bloomberg.com 4032480121539141145.html
Love Island star Olivia Buckland's presenting gig on hold because of coronavirus

Olivia was gearing up for a new career path.

25 May 06:01 Metro 970161747275093388.html
Shaping Africa’s urban areas to withstand future pandemics

Astrid R.N. Haas, the Policy Director, at the International Growth Centre explains: The power of cities comes from the number of interactions they enable, between people, firms and markets – they are centres of social interaction. For all their virtues, however, cities have a major downside. They are a fertile ground for contagion, such as …

25 May 06:00 The Independent Uganda: 5099025990287299962.html
Trump says schools in US should be opened 'ASAP'

President Trump urged for the reopening of school throughout the U.S. on Sunday, as most remain closed to limit the coronavirus spread and protect the health of students during the pandemic.

25 May 09:03 Fox News 7362823821110854135.html
Coronavirus does not spread easily on surfaces: CDC

Guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention making the rounds this week on the internet are clarifying what we know about the transmission of the coronavirus, a New York Times report stated.

25 May 11:28 Nagalandpost 3019528212377740107.html
Coronavirus lockdown: UPSRTC to restart operations soon, MHA nod awaited

"The start of operations and modalities will depend on the directions of the MHA and state government regarding the lockdown and its opening after May 31," he added

25 May 10:17 Business Today 1145527432060281854.html
Bayer, Lufthansa drive gains in Europe amid holiday-thinned trading

European stocks rose to kick off the week on Monday, albeit with the action thinned by holidays in the U.K. and the U.S.

25 May 13:00 MarketWatch 8975941549921557884.html
Nepal reports highest single-day coronavirus surge; total cases cross 650-mark

Twenty-six people from the Rautahat district, three each from Kathmandu, Dhanusha and Kapilvastu districts were tested positive for the virus, the health ministry said in a statement.

25 May 14:41 The Financial Express 1288289580863616212.html
UK coronavirus death toll increases by 121 to 36,793 as downward trend continues

The Department of Health confirmed that the UK's death toll has risen to 36,914 after a further 121 fatalities were confirmed in 24 hours

25 May 17:06 mirror 675785260604177386.html
Jared Kushner Seeking to Modify Republican Party Platform, Report Claims

The reported renovation apparently arrives in light of the upcoming US presidential election, in which the incumbent president, Donald Trump, will most likely face...

25 May 03:04 Sputniknews 967333868447264084.html
Japan set to fully lift coronavirus emergency in Tokyo, 4 other prefectures

Japan is expected to end its coronavirus-related state of emergency Monday by easing curbs on economic activity in Tokyo and four other prefectures ahead of schedule, with the spread of infections under control. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is expected to announce the decision at a 6 p.m. Monday news conference.…

25 May 01:33 Japan Today 8582716285594526857.html
'Japan Model' Has Beaten Coronavirus, Shinzo Abe Declares

Prime minister Shinzo Abe has declared victory for the "Japan model" of fighting coronavirus as he lifted a nationwide state of emergency after seven weeks [Editor's note: the link may be paywalled; alternative source]. From a report: Speaking at a press conference on Monday evening in Tokyo, Mr Abe...

25 May 02:45 science.slashdot.org 3975130316926535475.html
Indian Army Chief's remark on Lipulekh issue an insult to our history: Nepal defence minister

South Asia News: Criticising Indian Army Chief Manoj Mukund Naravane's remarks on Kathmandu acting on "behest of someone" over the Lipulekh issue, Nepal defence minist

25 May 06:55 The Times of India 6060938663532309904.html
Britain flocks to the seaside as coronavirus lockdown wobbles

There was little sign of people sticking to social distancing rules

25 May 14:30 Wales Online 7686550516505065870.html
Immunity to coronaviruses may only last six months, says study

It casts doubt over the practicality of introducing "immunity passports", which some governments want to issue to COVID-19 survivors.

25 May 18:12 euronews 7318238121662655445.html
Shops in England can open next month if social distancing guidelines met, Boris Johnson says

The Prime Minister said outdoor markets and car showrooms would be able to open from June 1, with other retailers following a fortnight later

25 May 18:59 ChronicleLive 1984146902194918635.html
‘I don’t regret what I did’: Dominic Cummings defends 260-mile car trip during coronavirus lockdown

Dominic Cummings, U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s most senior adviser, said he has not offered to resign as he explained his actions during lockdown

25 May 16:55 MarketWatch 8975941549225433516.html
Boris Johnson says coronavirus has affected his eyesight

Changes to eyesight are not listed as an official symptom of coronavirus by the NHS.

25 May 22:07 Metro 970161747487492877.html
UK eyes cuts to Huawei's 5G network involvement in wake of COVID-19 - report

Could have no involvement by 2023.

25 May 01:31 iTnews 4425008560551833890.html
China’s border foul play is to divert attention from its internal and international miseries

The pandemic has hit China hard and the country has been facing a severe crisis. There are internal problems, apart from growing pressure from the international community which has accused the country of concealing information relating to the spread of the virus.

25 May 05:47 Oneindia 2023829372244422861.html
Sex offenders, bullying and number plates: China's parliament proposals

As delegates gather in Beijing for the annual session of China's rubber-stamp parliament, some of them have put forward proposals for laws relating to a wide range of everyday matters.

25 May 10:00 Digital Journal 4566489172749724902.html
Coronavirus: Arvind Kejriwal says situation under control despite rise in infections

The chief minister said that 117 private hospitals across the Capital have been asked to keep 20% of their beds reserved for coronavirus patients.

25 May 10:09 Scroll.in 8669301692259392286.html
I Traveled To Texas During The Pandemic To Provide Abortion Care. Here's What I Saw.

Closing clinics, banning telehealth and enforcing waiting periods is dangerous and burdensome at any time, but especially during this pandemic.

25 May 13:00 HuffPost 5982769915004940535.html
Alpine skiing: 2021 World Championships in Italy may be pushed back a year

ROME (Reuters) - The Italian winter sports federation (FISI) will ask to push back the 2021 Alpine skiing World Championships in Cortina d’Ampezzo by a year because of uncertainties linked to the coronavirus, the head of the country’s Olympic committee said.

25 May 07:24 Reuters 8334514181687518535.html
Alpine skiing: 2021 World Championships in Italy may be pushed back a year

The Italian winter sports federation (FISI) will ask to push back the 2021 Alpine skiing World Championships in Cortina d'Ampezzo by a year ...

25 May 16:05 CNA 5644198862655873382.html
Washington prepares for a summer without interns

Grayson Ross, a recent graduate of the University of Texas at Austin, planned to spend his last semester of college as hundreds of other aspiring policy aides do: walking through the halls of the

25 May 19:47 TheHill 355432918293494632.html
US President Trump: I'm getting it all back (from China)

US President Donald Trump has been crossing the wires on Monday, US time. Trump has tweeted, Great reviews on our handling of COVID-19, sometimes refe

25 May 21:02 FXStreet 4480975640102921522.html
Fear-mongering over national security law unfounded

Many foreign officials and media outlets have rushed to claim Hong Kong's status as a global financial hub has ended due to the impending National Security Law, with unsubstantiated reports of capital flight, but the move of the legislation is actually a boost to the business environment in the long-run.

25 May 22:13 Global Times 7829414521232536999.html
Farmers, ranchers adapt to new eating routines amid pandemic

“We woke up one day, and all the restaurants were closed. All of them,” said Felix Florez, the owner of Black Hill Ranch, a hog farm in Cypress. Just like that, the coronavirus pandemic changed his bu

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442865126215.html
Coronavirus impact: IDFC First Bank senior management takes 10% pay cut; CEO 30%

The bank has also paid 100 percent variable pay to 78.2 percent of employees for the period pertaining to 2019-20 despite the arrival of the pandemic, IDFC First Bank said.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965073500801.html
Alireza Kohany Suggest 5 Things You Can Do Right Now to Prepare for the Post-Coronavirus Business World

Is your business ready for the five largest macro-trends we are about to see? Alireza Kohany explains...

25 May 00:00 Thrive Global 4395312877219800388.html
Finances And Coronavirus: Threats And Opportunities In Lockdown Era

The financial impact of coronavirus will be felt far and wide - but while it is painful for some, it is delivering surprising benefits for others, at least in the short term

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531083513962.html
Tiger Brands looking at 'significant' job losses as it counts cost of pandemic

Tiger Brands employs more than 11,200 people in South Africa, excluding seasonal staff, a company spokesperson said.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610108153158351.html
HHS's Azar: 'Very Credible Objective' to Have Coronavirus Vaccine by End of 2020

During an appearance on Fox News Channel's "Sunday Morning Futures," Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar weighed in on the possibility of a COVID-19 vaccine by the end of 2020 after the CEO of pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca voiced his confidence the company could deliver 100 million doses of coronavirus vac | Clips

25 May 03:06 Breitbart 3148363491220825999.html
HK security chief warns of growing ‘terrorism’ as govt backs Beijing's planned security laws

Police said they arrested more than 180 people on Sunday, when authorities fired tear gas and water cannon to disperse anti-government protesters as unrest returned to the Chinese-ruled city after months of relative calm.

25 May 02:34 The Hindu 6679535024625767379.html
HK security chief warns of growing 'terrorism' as govt backs Beijing's planned security laws

HONG KONG, May 25 — Hong Kong's security chief said “terrorism” was growing in the city, as government departments rallied today behind Beijing's plans to introduce national security laws and after thousands took to the streets to protest against the move. Police said they arrested more than...

25 May 02:35 Malaymail 302165936348565148.html
EC to update IPAC on impending voter registration

The Electoral Commission, Ghana (EC) has sent invitation letters to members of the Inter-Party Advisory Committee (IPAC) for a meeting on Wednesday, May 27.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494928653605.html
Coronavirus lockdown: Lessons from 18-century Rajput states about helping distressed citizens

Rulers exempted subjects from paying taxes, funded public workers, offered agricultural loans and instructed moneylender to refrain from calling in loans.

25 May 02:00 Scroll.in 8669301693515757311.html
Alphabet's drone delivery service Wing has made 'thousands' of deliveries in Australia during the pandemic

Drone delivery service Wing has seen an uptick in use during the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 03:27 Business Insider Australia 5575934301461158133.html
View: China's crypto is all about tracing — and power

Digital yuan trials are taking place just as Covid deepens mistrust with the US.

25 May 08:07 The Economic Times 7653256037969055148.html
Husband of train worker, 47, who died from coronavirus after being spat on by thug says his family's lives have been destroyed as he slams her bosses over lack of PPE

Lusamba Katalay revealed how losing Belly Mujinga has destroyed his world and that of his 11-year-old daughter after she died at Barnet Hospital.

25 May 06:19 Mail Online 124328110619845225.html
Tiger Brands looking at ‘significant’ job losses as it counts cost of pandemic

Reports lower H1 earnings, defers dividend.

25 May 06:33 Moneyweb 1092550946236369995.html
Domino Park Introduces Social Distancing Circles to Adapt to the COVID-19 Crisis

Domino Park has introduced a series of painted social distancing circles.

25 May 05:30 ArchDaily 6219750954843662912.html
Domino Park Introduces Social Distancing Circles to Adapt to the COVID-19 Crisis

Domino Park has introduced a series of painted social distancing circles.

25 May 05:30 ArchDaily 6219750954262449501.html
Pandemic Dining: Temperature Checks, Time Limits, and Dividers

The experience of eating out in Hong Kong illustrates what it’s like to visit a restaurant right now.

25 May 10:00 The Atlantic 100708436378053154.html
Coronavirus effect: 40% travel, tourism companies may shut down in 3-6 months, says report

"The travel and tourism sector is going through a very bad phase. It has taken a severe beating due to the COVID-19 outbreak with lakhs of people dependent on it suffering immense losses and job cuts," the report said

25 May 10:25 Business Today 1145527430991801014.html
Hong Kong security chief warns of growing 'terrorism'

More than 180 people were arrested on Sunday as authorities fired tear gas and water cannon to disperse anti-government protesters

25 May 09:14 Deccan Chronicle 7881006363339294434.html
Hong Kong Security Chief Warns of Growing ‘Terrorism’ as Govt Backs Beijing’s Planned Laws

A masked anti-government protester holds a flag supporting Hong Kong independence during a march against Beijing’s plans to impose national … Hong Kong Security Chief Warns of Growing ‘Terrorism’ as Govt Backs Beijing’s Planned Laws Read More »

25 May 09:18 ISSCNC 6824315490477927157.html
US President Donald Trump criticised after videos of him golfing surface online

Trump was seen on the golf course a day after saying houses of worship are "essential" and asking governors to reopen them during the weekend.

25 May 09:29 The Indian Express 2885715105839516359.html
Kwara government extends palliatives to Unilorin

The University of Ilorin (Unilorin) says about 643 of its workers had benefited from the COVID-19 palliatives being distributed by the Kwara Government.

25 May 12:17 The Guardian 7580308505265062311.html
Hong Kong Restaurants Are Going to Great Lengths to Protect Diners From Coronavirus. Here’s What They Could Teach the U.S.

Hong Kong hasn't recorded a cluster of coronavirus cases related to restaurants since late March. Here's how eateries are protecting customers

25 May 11:14 Yahoo 7097669637425853987.html
Coronavirus devastates travel, tourism! 40% firms staring at complete shutdown risk in next 3-6 months, says report

About 49 per cent are deferring their capital expenditures and interestingly, 41.6 per cent companies are introducing new services.

25 May 14:52 The Financial Express 1288289579557796889.html
Hong Kong security chief warns of growing 'terrorism'

More than 180 people were arrested on Sunday as authorities fired tear gas and water cannon to disperse pro-democracy protesters

25 May 12:45 The Asian Age 2126266544847488738.html
Coronavirus: English women’s football season declared over, no decision on final standings as yet

The cost involved in providing testing kits to complete the season was a major hurdle for even the top level of the women’s game to overcome.

25 May 15:52 Scroll.in 8669301693882335633.html
BREAKING! Karan Johar’s 2 Household Staff Detected Coronavirus Positive, Filmmaker Along With Family To Stay In Self-Isolation

The Coronavirus pandemic has created mayhem globally. With no vaccine for it as yet, many people from all over the world are facing a difficult time. And our B’towner’s are no exception to that.

25 May 16:32 Koimoi 5184275670136246313.html
Trump marks Memorial Day at Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Fort McHenry

President Trump marked Memorial Day on Monday, laying a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery before delivering remarks at Fort McHenry in Baltimore.

25 May 16:24 TheHill 355432917799005689.html
Coronavirus wrap: Women’s football season ends but Silverstone is still on track

The pandemic continues to impact sport.

25 May 16:37 Jersey Evening Post 6141642775181262403.html
President Barack Obama Played Golf on 7 Out of 8 Memorial Day Weekends

Trump has taken criticism for golfing on Memorial Day weekend, but Obama golfed on 7 of the 8 Memorial Day weekends of his presidency.

25 May 14:57 Breitbart 3148363492371361189.html
Open Skies withdrawal throws nuclear treaty into question

President Trump's move this week to withdraw from an international pact meant to prevent accidental war has added to concerns about the fate of a separate arms control treaty with Russia.

25 May 15:02 TheHill 355432918875279956.html
CNN's Cupp: Trump Is 'Not Healthy' -- 'He Is Not Well' at the Worst Possible Time

Monday on CNN's "Newsroom," network host and political commentator S.E. Cupp accused President Donald Trump of being "not healthy and not well," amid the coronavirus pandemic. | Clips

25 May 19:40 Breitbart 3148363492230995001.html
No new coronavirus deaths in Republic of Ireland

The Republic of Ireland has reported no newThe Republic of Ireland has reported no new coronavirus deaths for the first time since March. coronavirus deaths for the first time since March.

25 May 17:54 The Irish News 993066464801877.html
Dr Miriam Stoppard: 'No evidence' of children infecting teachers with coronavirus

A study from New South Wales, Australia, throws light on the vexed question of re-opening schools

25 May 17:12 mirror 675785261566867689.html
China’s crypto is all about tracing — and power

If the experiment succeeds, this new cash, valued the same as the familiar banknotes bearing Mao Zedong’s image, will become the world’s first sovereign token to reside exclusively in the ether.

25 May 18:52 The Financial Express 1288289579597238811.html
Coronavirus wrap: Women’s football season ends but Silverstone is still on track

The pandemic continues to impact sport.

25 May 16:36 Express & Star 7324224459494011057.html
COVID-19: WAANSA Nigeria urges FG to provide special packages for security agencies

WAANSA Nigeria, a foremost civil society group focused on security issues, peace and national development, made the call via a statement on Monday, May 25.

25 May 17:42 Legit 3764253649373187248.html
Boris Johnson defends UK adviser accused of violating quarantine while showing coronavirus symptoms

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson defended his chief adviser, Dominic Cummings, who said in a statement Monday that he did not regret driving 260 miles from London during the country’s coronavirus lockdown.

25 May 20:18 Fox News 7362823821488663015.html
Analysis: Will Europe unite around the EU's coronavirus recovery plan?

Euronews' political editor Darren McCaffrey looks at the splits over the EU's coronavirus recovery plan.

25 May 19:26 euronews 7318238122057528969.html
Out of the house: Biden makes first public campaign stop in weeks

 Former Vice President Joe Biden on Monday made his first campaign trip outside his Delaware home since quarantining himself due to the coronavirus pandemic 10 weeks ago, visiting a nearby veteran's

25 May 22:04 Deccan Herald 2027555797621774898.html
The poor world must be the rich world’s pandemic imperative

Assisting poorer countries is not just the right thing to do; it is also the only way to contain the pandemic.

25 May 22:36 Daily Maverick 2373996787314352064.html
Care workers should be better paid and valued after Covid-19 – poll

Fawcett Society survey shows support for income-tax increase to fund pay rise

25 May 23:01 the Guardian 1491978795466822204.html
California reopens churches 3 days after Trump threatened to 'override' states

The governor gave California churches the green light to reopen, three days after the president threatened to "override" states that continued to block in-person religious services due to the pandemic.

25 May 20:51 POLITICO 3493784591618817988.html
Joe Biden is back – from COVID-19 seclusion

Joe Biden makes first public appearance since March 15 New Castle, United States | AFP | Joe Biden, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, emerged from more than two months of seclusion Monday, wearing a black face mask during a visit to lay a wreath on the day the United States honors its war dead. Biden’s …

25 May 21:55 The Independent Uganda: 5099025989884156928.html
Coronavirus in India: Record 6,977 new cases confirmed in past 24 hrs, death toll crosses 4,000

New cases of coronavirus in India: India has reported its biggest-ever single day spike of 6,977 new Covid-19 cases in the past 24 hours. The death toll due to Covid-19 infection in India has surged to 4,021.

25 May 03:53 India Today 4286117812780753619.html
Crowds pack pool bar at Lake of the Ozarks amid pandemic

It's business per usual at the Lake of the Ozarks. Businesses stay busy with out-of-towners vacationing over Memorial Day Weekend.

25 May 13:19 KNOE 8 News 9048639192657597708.html
Trump ‘Does Have a Point’ While Criticising WHO, German Health Minister Says

Last Tuesday, President Donald Trump threatened to permanently freeze US funding of the World Health Organisation if the UN health body failed to “commit to major...

25 May 12:55 Sputniknews 967333867779055422.html
China demands US withdraw sanctions against blacklisted firms

China urged US officials Monday to undo new sanctions against nearly three dozen companies amid growing tensions between the two nations. The demand came three days after the US Department of Commerce

25 May 16:23 New York Post 7654946767678504586.html
Memorial Day weekend draws crowds and triggers warnings

The Memorial Day weekend marking the unofficial start of summer in the U.S. meant big crowds at beaches and warnings from authorities about people disregarding the coronavirus social-distancing rules

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441572826062.html
Even as virus eases, the worst may be yet to come for Abe

Japan’s coronavirus emergency was coming to an end, but Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s political troubles may be just beginning.

25 May 01:06 The Japan Times 6673764367521053707.html
UK PM Johnson backs key aide over lockdown breach claims

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Sunday defied pressure from within his own party and backed top aide Dominic Cummings over allegations he breached coronavirus lockdown rules.

25 May 11:00 manilastandard.net 4715274785973464062.html
Lufthansa state rescue deal agreed in principle, say sources

FRANKFURT AM MAIN, May 25 — Coronavirus-stricken German airline group Lufthansa has agreed in principle a nine-billion-euro (US$9.8 billion) rescue deal that would see the government come onboard as a shareholder, sources told AFP today. With mangers and ministers in agreement, Lufthansa’s...

25 May 10:51 Malaymail 302165935744958685.html
Scientists, JK Rowling pan UK PM for defending aide who broke lockdown rules

As the storm rose across Britain, including in usually Conservative supporting sections and tabloids, PM Boris Johnson insisted on Sunday evening that Cummings had done no wrong, defying many who sought the aide’s resignation.

25 May 09:36 Hindustan Times 696565558779657590.html
Australia's most populous state urges parents to work from home as schools reopen

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia’s most populous state on Monday urged locals to continue working from home despite schools reopening as the number of coronavirus cases slows.

25 May 09:24 Reuters 8334514181640000087.html
South Korean clubs will use QR codes to log visitors amid coronavirus

South Korea will now require places like nightclubs and bars to use QR codes to log customers’ visits as part of its coronavirus contact tracing efforts. Starting next month, those types of

25 May 12:54 New York Post 7654946768893418953.html
German government, Lufthansa agree on 9 billion euro aid package

Germany on Monday approved a 9 billion-euro (US$9.8 billion) aid package for stricken airline Lufthansa to keep a major employer going through the turbulence of the coronavirus pandemic. But officials said Berlin was still in talks with the European Union's executive commission about possible conditions.

25 May 16:30 Coronavirus 2422791598584471600.html
South Korea to require masks on transit, flights | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

BANGKOK >> South Koreans will be required to wear masks when using public transportation and taxis nationwide starting Tuesday as authorities look for more ways to slow the spread of the coronavirus as people increase their public activities.

25 May 15:41 Star-Advertiser 3439335388779383923.html
Nagaland Reports First Coronavirus Cases As 3 Chennai-Returnees Test Positive; Assam Records Spike In Infections

Officially, Nagaland is the last of the eight Northeastern states after Sikkim to report COVID-19 positive cases.

25 May 15:27 Swarajya 4977622828964750941.html
Boris’ defence of top aide breaching lockdown causes stir

PTI London The furore surrounding top Downing Street aide Dominic Cummings’ perceived breach of the coronavirus stay-at-home lockdown rules by travellin

25 May 15:11 The Navhind Times 3656927215906166819.html
Bid to 'save lives' with $21m boost for domestic violence services

Women's refuges, men's behaviour change programs and a pop-up safe house will all benefit from a $21 million domestic violence funding boost.

25 May 14:00 The Age 7967730561281538350.html
Bid to 'save lives' with $21m boost for domestic violence services

Women's refuges, men's behaviour change programs and a pop-up safe house will all benefit from a $21 million domestic violence funding boost.

25 May 14:00 Brisbane Times 2314609338300610862.html
UK leader's aide says he won't quit over lockdown road trip

LONDON — British leader Boris Johnson’s powerful chief aide insisted Monday that he wouldn't resign for driving the length of England while the country was under strict lockdown — a trip he made without informing the prime minister first.

25 May 17:10 KitchenerToday.com 52741010401706499.html
Coronavirus news: N-95 mask prices fall 47% after NPPA advisory

N-95 masks were earlier being sold in the market for Rs 150 to 300 per unit, but prices have been reduced after the advisory by the NPPA

25 May 17:01 Business Today 1145527432530399302.html
Under fire over lockdown trip, close aide to British PM Johnson refuses to resign

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's closest aide refused to resign on Monday, saying he had done nothing wrong by driving 250 miles from London to access childcare when Britons were being told to stay at home to fight COVID-19. Dominic Cummings has faced calls to quit from lawmakers, Church of…

25 May 21:20 Japan Today 8582716287082813137.html
Egypt's doctors criticize government over virus 'negligence'

Egypt’s medical union on Monday blamed the government for increasing levels of coronavirus infections and deaths among healthcare professionals, its sharpest criticism yet of the country’s handling of

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441914289597.html
Pub owners take FBD Insurance to court over cover for closures during pandemic

Pub owners have gone to court in a row over insurance cover during the Covid-19 pandemic.

25 May 16:08 Irishexaminer 8196011178352484067.html
Leaders queue up at Raj Bhavan, Raut says bid to impose President’s rule will not succeed

"I went to meet the Governor after a call from the Raj Bhavan. I know the governor from our Parliament days," Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut told The Indian Express.

25 May 18:23 The Indian Express 2885715105127318368.html
Ewing 'getting better' in battle with coronavirus

Georgetown men’s basketball coach and Hall of Famer Patrick Ewing is recovering at home and “getting better” in his battle with the coronavirus, his son said Monday.

25 May 19:21 Reuters 8334514179933335647.html
Poland new Supreme Court chief accused of political bias

WARSAW, May 25 — Poland’s president tapped a new Supreme Court chief justice today, drawing criticism over her political affiliation with the EU country’s right-wing government. The move follows several controversial judicial reforms, which the EU has said test the rule of law in the country...

25 May 13:55 Malaymail 302165934953083229.html
China's football team 'more united' under COVID-19

SHANGHAI: COVID-19 has indefinitely postponed the Chinese Super League (CSL) season but it has given the national team time to bond under coach Li ...

25 May 20:45 CNA 5644198862243455154.html
Oklahoma reports 2 more deaths linked to the coronavirus

Oklahoma health officials reported another 53 cases of COVID-19 and two more deaths linked to the disease caused by the coronavirus Monday.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442517003285.html
South Dakota reports 23 new coronavirus cases; no new deaths

The South Dakota Department of Health reported 23 new coronavirus infections on Monday but no new deaths from COVID-19.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441829559632.html
Georgia teen becomes youngest in the state to die from coronavirus

A 17-year-old Georgia boy has died from the coronavirus, becoming the youngest person in the state to be killed by the disease, officials announced on Sunday.

25 May 03:32 Fox News 7362823820540074855.html
Coronavirus in Tamil Nadu: COVID-19 cases in Chennai crosses 10,000 mark

The tally of COVID-19 patients in Chennai crossed 10,000 on Sunday. With this the capital city accounts for nearly 60% of the Tamil Nadu’s tally of 16,277 cases.

25 May 01:25 Free Press Journal 9080771787010604725.html
As Coronavirus Cases Spike, More Patients In Mumbai Than Hospital Beds

More than a fifth of the India's coronavirus cases are in Mumbai.

25 May 06:25 HUFFPOST 6665507018670419042.html
Trump demands immediate answer from governor on RNC capacity

President Donald Trump demanded Monday that North Carolina's Democratic governor sign off “immediately” on allowing the Republican National Convention to move forward in August with full attendance despite the ongoing...

25 May 06:28 The Seattle Times 9121942837499178349.html
S&P 500: The market ended on a positive note in 17 of the past 23 presidential election years – Charles Schwab

Interest in the next presidential election and its potential impact on the market increases exponentially as we approach Election Day. While the outco

25 May 09:17 FXStreet 4480975639019586099.html
On the Fence About Starting Social Security Early? Consider This

This strategy can get you money now without hurting the size of your checks later.

25 May 13:45 The Motley Fool 2231313657980575080.html
Coronavirus: Premier League unlikely to restart on June 12 as hoped - sources

The Premier League is increasingly likely to miss their original June 12 target for resuming matches.

25 May 12:17 ESPN 8538773401485404447.html
Coronavirus | 103 more COVID-19 positive cases detected in Odisha

96 of them are migrant workers who returned recently, says government

25 May 15:21 The Hindu 6679535025822681827.html
Coronavirus | 103 more COVID-19 positive cases detected in Odisha

96 of them are migrant workers who returned recently, says government

25 May 15:21 The Hindu 6679535024982759549.html
Trump demands immediate answer from governor on RNC capacity

President Trump is demanding that North Carolina’s governor sign off on allowing the Republican National Convention to move forward with full attendance despite the ongoing pandemic.

25 May 14:11 ABC Action News - WFTS - Tampa Bay 5911730202605253506.html
Chinese city conducts 6.5m coronavirus tests in 10 days

Over 6.5 million nucleic acid tests to screen novel coronavirus infections was conducted within the space of 10 days in a Chinese city. According to official data by local health authorities, 6,574,093 tests were carried out

25 May 14:32 LailasNews.com 2090029850812358270.html
President Trump threatens to pull RNC from NC, says Gov. Roy Cooper 'in shutdown mood'

President Donald Trump on Monday threatened to pull the RNC from Charlotte, North Carolina if Governor Roy Cooper doesn't guarantee that full attendance will be allowed at the arena.

25 May 14:15 ABC7 New York 7327811147570459679.html
Dem Sen. Peters: Trump's Objections to Vote-by-Mail 'Outrageous,' 'Hypocrisy'

Monday on MSNBC's "Morning Joe," Sen. Gary Peters (D-MI) accused President Donald Trump of extreme "hypocrisy" over his objections to mass vote by mail in light of the coronavirus pandemic. | Clips

25 May 18:57 Breitbart 3148363492556425660.html
BJP's Manoj Tiwari goes to Haryana for playing cricket

BJP's Manoj Tiwari goes to Haryana for playing cricket. The Delhi Bharatiya Janata Party chief asserted he did not break any law. He hit back at the AAP for raising the issue to 'divert attention' of media from allegations of corruption against its MLA Prakash Jarwal who is currently behind the bars.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372382801971611.html
Florida can’t stop poor felons from voting, federal judge says

A federal judge declared unconstitutional parts of a Florida law that would require people with felony convictions to pay off financial obligations before regaining their right to vote, paving the way for hundreds of thousands of Floridians to register to vote.

25 May 04:45 Fox News 7362823821573980003.html
GBP/USD retraces three-day losses below 1.2200 on UK/US holiday

GBP/USD seesaws around 1.2180, up 0.05% on a day, during the pre-European session on Monday. In doing so, the Cable pair snaps the previous three-day

25 May 04:10 FXStreet 4480975639618256669.html
Office invasion: Minister, Dabiri-Erewa fight dirty on social media

Adelani Adepegba, Samson Folarin and Ife Ogunfuwa The Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, and the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, I...

25 May 04:13 Punch Newspapers 3524240995944140148.html
Taiwan vows 'necessary assistance' to Hong Kong residents

Protests reignited in Hong Kong over the weekend against Beijing's move to pass national security legislation, resulting in at least 180 arrests, police said.

25 May 07:01 UPI 8257973865200760575.html
In the race for a coronavirus vaccine, first doesn’t mean best

A vaccine is seen as the Holy Grail of coronavirus research, but the first vaccine out to market may not be the one you want to take.

25 May 07:00 Israel21c 6799675525737106585.html
AOC: Trump Making Illegals ‘Afraid to Go to Doctor’

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) argued this week that President Donald Trump is targeting illegal immigrants during the coronavirus pandemic and making them afraid to go to the doctor if they have SARS-CoV-2 symptoms. |

25 May 06:43 Breitbart 3148363490778265838.html
China threatens US counter measures if punished for Hong Kong law

China on Monday threatened counter measures against the United States if it was punished for plans to impose a sedition law on Hong Kong, that the business hub’s security chief hailed as a new tool that would defeat “terrorism”.

25 May 11:39 Hindustan Times 696565558154000003.html
AOC gets tested for coronavirus antibodies in Queens district

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was tested for coronavirus antibodies over the holiday weekend at one of the newly-launched testing sites in her home district of Queens.

25 May 13:59 New York Post 7654946769230698956.html
Direct Primary in Edo is the way to go — Wambai

Suleiman Wambai, North-Central National Vice-President (VP) of All Progressives Congress (APC), says direct primary election in Edo

25 May 14:30 The Guardian 7580308505309841539.html
European pools and gyms slowly reopen but seniors wary

European gyms and pools began reopening Monday as the coronavirus lockdown eased in countries including Germany, Iceland, Italy and Spain, but some elderly patrons remained wary of taking the plunge.

25 May 14:30 Digital Journal 4566489171752984906.html
Direct Primary in Edo is the way to go — Wambai - The Nation

Suleiman Wambai, North-Central National Vice-President (VP) of All Progressives Congress (APC), says direct primary election in Edo is the..

25 May 14:43 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900384404702.html
China threatens US counter measures if punished for Hong Kong law

Hong Kong has become the latest flashpoint in soaring tensions between the world's two superpowers which China has likened to 'the brink of a new Cold War'.

25 May 17:37 The Citizen 410802301066231041.html
Spike in COVID-19 cases expected, ready to deal with it: Assam Health Minister

A total of 35 more COVID-19 cases have been reported from Assam on Monday, taking the total number of cases in the state to 427.

25 May 17:58 The New Indian Express 4718288653893281190.html
Global shares rise on hopes for economies' gradual reopening

Global shares rose Monday, with Europe tracking gains in Asia despite news that the German economy fell into recession in the first quarter of the year amid the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442613865843.html
Germany divided over plans to nix rules despite outbreaks

A spat is brewing between Germany's federal government and state governors over plans by some regional leaders to end pandemic-related restrictions despite fresh clusters of cases across the country.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441734773411.html
Global shares rise on hopes for economies’ gradual reopening

TOKYO (AP) — Global shares rose Monday, with Europe tracking gains in Asia despite news that the German economy fell into recession in the first quarter of the year amid the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424162473720179.html
Global shares rise on hopes for economies’ gradual reopening

TOKYO (AP) — Global shares rose Monday, with Europe tracking gains in Asia despite news that the German economy fell into recession in the first quarter of the year amid the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424162345558716.html
Trump Threatens To Move Republican Convention If North Carolina Doesn’t Reopen

The president wants to see “thousands of enthusiastic Republicans” in Charlotte, North Carolina at the end of August.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532221157417.html
Tax Attorneys Fight Covid-19 Stay-Home Order In Idaho

Donald “Mac” MacPherson is the most colorful tax attorney I have ever covered.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532059035754.html
UK PM struggles to shift attention from aide’s trip

Plans by the British government to announce a further easing of lockdown measures are being overshadowed by an outcry over a senior aide

25 May 00:00 Afternoon Voice 1450959143462794454.html
400 km lockdown trip: U.K. government rejects calls to sack chief aide

The opposition Labour Party has called for an official investigation.

25 May 02:36 The Hindu 6679535025661721371.html
Trump retweets personal attacks on Clinton, Pelosi, Abrams

President Trump spent part of his Memorial Day weekend using his Twitter account to promote personal attacks on Democrats, retweeting posts that took aim at former Georgia gubernatorial candidate

25 May 01:08 TheHill 355432919802375591.html
Ready to deal with situation if there is spike in cases of coronavirus: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

Arvind Kejriwal said the situation is still under control in Delhi, even after several relaxations were given in the fourth phase of COVID-19-induced lockdown.

25 May 07:35 The Economic Times 7653256037501258856.html
They give us food all the time, NO DRUGS – Coronavirus patients in Niger

Coronavirus patients in Niger state have called out the state government over alleged poor treatments meted to them at the isolation center in Minna. According to The Nation, some of the patients who spoke to newsmen

25 May 07:12 LailasNews.com 2090029849342892611.html
Coronavirus: Maharashtra seeks 50 doctors, 100 nurses from Kerala as its cases continue to rise

The state government has offered to pay and provide accommodation to the medical and paramedical personnel.

25 May 07:54 Scroll.in 8669301693798236000.html
States will have to seek permission to employ workers from Uttar Pradesh, says Adityanath

The chief minister also announced a migration commission to ensure employment for workers within Uttar Pradesh.

25 May 07:05 Scroll.in 8669301692983108128.html
Germany divided over plans to nix rules despite outbreaks

BERLIN — A spat is brewing between Germany’s federal government and state governors over plans by some regional leaders to end pandemic-related restrictions despite fresh clusters of cases across the country.

25 May 09:34 680News 8014034334024394688.html
Coronavirus: Bihar records 180 new COVID-19 cases, tally nearing 2,600

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has announced an ex-gratia payment of Rs 4 lakh each to the families of those who died due to COVID-19.

25 May 10:28 The Financial Express 1288289581146090925.html
PM Shinzo Abe declares end to Japan's coronavirus emergency

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has lifted a state of emergency in Tokyo and four other areas that were still under coronavirus restrictions, gradually reopening the world's third-largest economy and calling on people to adapt to a "new normal".

25 May 11:52 Aljazeera 6642629761883325122.html
Coronavirus Entente Cordiale Between the UK and France is Cancelled

The exemption from quarantine for travellers between the UK and France is now definitely in the column of killed ideas, as France has announced there's to be a 14-day quarantine requirement for all arrivals from the UK.

25 May 11:30 Gizmodo UK 8363059001481762073.html
Coronavirus in Delhi: CM Arvind Kejriwal says ready to deal with situation if there is spike in cases of COVID-19

The centre imposed a nationwide lockdown on March 25 to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus and it entered its fourth phase on May 18.

25 May 15:34 The Financial Express 1288289579818078151.html
Mint Lite | Top 5 news and views around the world

News and views, opinions and talking points from around the world to start your day

25 May 18:37 Livemint 6614605818780616521.html
Op-Ed: Beyond the constitutional debate: unpacking the political conundrum

Addis Abeba, May 25/2020 – The Ethiopian constitution drove more interest, analysis and scrutiny in the past month than it had since its promulgation. Politicians and scholars have discussed and debated on what they referred as a constitutional conundrum after the National election board announced that it cannot conduct election ...

25 May 17:58 Addis Standard 929763680287764525.html
Change for long-term care?

The COVID-19 pandemic has shined a light on the grim realities at long-term care facilities and how seniors and people who cannot take care of themselves are living.

25 May 20:30 Castanet 616068602028864130.html
Eight new coronavirus infections in Cyprus

Cyprus announced eight new coronavirus cases on Sunday, mostly from repatriated Cypriots, a day after the island celebrated zero COVID-19 cases for the first

25 May 04:13 Greek City Times 1506177377860802226.html
China’s trillions toward tech won’t buy dominance

Big spending numbers are being thrown around in China, once again. This time, it’s trillions of yuan of fiscal stimulus on all things tech. The plans are bold and vague.

25 May 06:21 TechCentral 724913818762162112.html
Coronavirus update: Delhi private hospitals to reserve 20% beds for COVID-19 cases

The Delhi Chief Minister also said that coronavirus cases in Delhi have increased due to the relaxation in lockdown

25 May 14:47 Business Today 1145527431035249523.html
Fear of airline bankruptcies triggered knee-jerk opening; but states not playing ball

Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri's plea for 'cooperative federalism' shows that Centre anticipated some resistance to reopening domestic flights; they why were flights restarted without consulting the states?

25 May 18:24 Business Today 1145527432670093586.html
Covid-19 wrap: Hydroxychloriquine trials suspended and over 344 000 deaths globally

Here are the latest developments in the coronavirus crisis.

25 May 22:12 News24 3752801377336680519.html
China demands US withdraw sanctions on tech suppliers

China demand Monday that Washington withdraw export sanctions imposed on Chinese companies in the latest round of a worsening conflict over technology, security and human rights.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442055804725.html
Can multiculturalism survive the new Cold War?

The answer is yes but it needs to toughen up.

25 May 23:30 MacroBusiness 6890797929127659695.html
With over 1.38 lakh cases, India among 10 worst COVID-hit nations

With over 1.38 lakh cases, India among 10 worst COVID-hit nations. The United States leads the world with more than 1.6 million confirmed coronavirus cases, according to a tally by Johns Hopkins University.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372383286338345.html
Here’s how many cases South Africa’s top coronavirus hotspots have

As South Africa moves to level 3 lockdown from 1 June, government will take a differentiated approach to deal with those areas that have far higher levels of infection and transmission, says President Cyril Ramaphosa.

25 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596438856730133.html
Blowing Off Dr. Birx — Why Is America Ignoring Its Top Woman Physician?

Beyond politics, there is a troubling reason why Americans are ignoring Dr. Birx. Could it also be that she is a woman?

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531375141885.html
Coronavirus in Kerala: Higher influx of people exposes gaps in the state's quarantine system

There are signs of Kerala’s coronavirus quarantine system getting thrown out of gear as the authorities find themselves unable to cope with the increased flow of people from outside the state.

25 May 00:30 Free Press Journal 9080771788367654649.html
“Loneliness has never been so loud”; AFP’s COVID-19 themed campaign for International Missing Children’s Day

Many of us have felt a little lonely in the past few months as we are forced to stay away from our friends and families during the coronavirus crisis. For many, that feeling of loneliness is constant.

25 May 00:52 myGC.com.au 214966662821528025.html
For The First Time, No Deaths Registered In The Most Hit Region By Coronavirus In Italy

Yesterday for the first time Lombardy, the most hit region in Italy by coronavirus, has registered zero deaths. But experts say that the data will need to be better analyzed, before it can be considered final.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531757736514.html
Nissan-Renault-Mitsubishi ties more crucial than ever as pandemic rocks carmakers

Revising their strategies this week, the firms will at least have the opportunity to show progress in moving beyond last year’s management paralysis.

25 May 03:22 The Japan Times 6673764366763219875.html
'I feel sad for the kids': How the pandemic is affecting foster families

Advocates say foster families are facing new challenges due to distancing requirements and other aspects of life amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

25 May 02:00 Coronavirus 2422791597805782020.html
'None of us were prepared': How the pandemic is affecting foster families

Advocates say foster families are facing new challenges due to distancing requirements and other aspects of life amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

25 May 02:00 Coronavirus 2422791597437684057.html
Ghanaians urged to strictly adhere to protocols in fight against Coronavirus

Brands Manager of Vitamilk Ghana, S. Boateng has encouraged the general public to comply with the various measures announced by the government in the quest to defeat Coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494732043439.html
Coronavirus in Ballarat: Churches learn from changes as restrictions begin to ease

The Salvation Army's Red Shield Appeal began on the weekend - this year, it's all online

25 May 03:30 The Courier 3604583734882729557.html
Coronavirus in Ballarat: Excitement builds as students return to school after COVID-19 shutdown

Prep pupil Sofia can't wait to see her friends and teacher when she returns to the classroom

25 May 08:00 The Courier 3604583735679067218.html
President Trump says he is no longer on hydroxychloroquine

President Trump said that he is no longer on hydroxychloroquine, the anti-malarial drug he has been taking for several weeks as a treatment to ward off the coronavirus. “Finished, just finished,”

25 May 06:34 New York Post 7654946769049400041.html
Iditarod champ Thomas Waerner stranded in Alaska due to coronavirus issues

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Thomas Waerner won this year’s Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race in March, but he is still waiting to return to his home in Norway. Waerner and his 16 dogs have been stranded in

25 May 06:42 New York Post 7654946767910350324.html
Bachem lifts Propofol production to 24/7 as pandemic hikes demand

ZURICH (Reuters) - Switzerland’s Bachem has begun round-the-clock production of Propofol, a drug needed to sedate ventilated patients whose plight during the pandemic — prone, unconscious, hospitalised — has become emblematic of COVID-19’s hit to healthcare systems.

25 May 06:40 Reuters 8334514180259504314.html
List of countries where there are no coronavirus cases across the world

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has since labelled Covid-19 a pandemic but there are still a handful of countries that have not yet reported any cases.

25 May 08:42 Legit 3764253650913256449.html
COVID-19: 15 restaurants closed in Saudi city of Jeddah for flouting hygiene rules

Other food outlets warned; aim is to ensure safety of food and public health

25 May 11:52 Gulf News 2086521543890674490.html
Prospects of normalization grim in Libya

Analysts say that Libya is one of the most important crisis to watch for in 2020 because of the involvement of Russia and Turkey. More importantly, the plight of the Libyans after almost 10 years of civil war cannot be ignored. Jens Stoltenberg, head of NATO military alliance recently said in an interview that Turkey […]

25 May 10:45 Modern Diplomacy 4563921197746947832.html
Coronavirus impact: IDFC First Bank's senior management to take 10% pay cut

The bank's chief executive officer (CEO) V Vaidyanathan is taking a 30 per cent cut, including fixed and allowances

25 May 11:52 Business Today 1145527430693587916.html
Trump threatens to move RNC without assurances from N.C. governor

Trump's tweets about the RNC, planned for Charlotte, come just two days after North Carolina recorded its largest daily increase in positive cases yet.

25 May 13:54 WVLT 4089046911521382460.html
The 12 questions earth scientists should ask in the next 10 years

The National Science Foundation should invest in new initiatives, partnerships and infrastructure to answer 12 priority research questions relevant to society in the next decade, according to a new report ...

25 May 13:50 phys.org 3476726123856578701.html
Coronavirus: South Africa to see a spike in Covid-19 cases but govt to further ease curbs from June 1, says Cyril Ramaphosa

The President called on public universities to implement remote teaching and learning strategies from June 1 to ensure that all students are given a fair opportunity to complete the 2020 academic year.

25 May 12:03 The Financial Express 1288289579771870233.html
35,000 who had been recieving Pandemic Unemployment Payment returned to work last week

Assistant Secretary General at the Department of Taoiseach Liz Canavan said that while 579,000 people remain on the €350 per-week payment introduced at the beginning of the outbreak, 35,900 returned to work in the last week.

25 May 11:44 Irishexaminer 8196011178202930867.html
Irish receiving Trump’s $1,200 checks in error could be banned from USA

Hundreds of Irish J-1 visa holders no longer living in the United States have accidentally received economic impact payments during the COVID-19 pandemic, and cashing the checks could affect any future attempts to enter the US. The $1,200 payment was sent to a significant number of former J-1 students in April...

25 May 11:46 IrishCentral 7319968744816567621.html
Donald Trump: Fake News Reporting My Golf Outings as 'Mortal Sin'

Donald Trump ripped corporate media on Monday for criticizing his pair of golf outings on Memorial Day during the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 14:40 Breitbart 3148363490949214477.html
Is the Coronavirus transmission risk less on flights? Here is what does the studies suggest

The risk is expected to be low on airplanes except in some cases if any healthy passenger is sitting near to the infected one.

25 May 16:01 The Financial Express 1288289581451851251.html
Coronavirus: Japanese baseball season gets June 19 start date

But in the post-coronavirus era, no fans will be allowed to attend games.

25 May 18:56 Newshub 2131266986155008435.html
Black coronavirus patients are hospitalized at THREE times the rate of white and Hispanic patients, study finds

A new study from California-based Sutter Health, a healthcare system, found that black coronavirus patients were admitted at 2.7 times the rate of white and Hispanic patients.

25 May 19:43 Mail Online 124328111989341945.html
Coronavirus: What did Dominic Cummings do during lockdown?

Boris Johnson's chief aide has not been out of the headlines this Bank Holiday weekend; here's everything you need to know.

25 May 20:44 The Courier 4275302767185713013.html
How the pandemic impacted post-secondary students' work placements

Co-op placements, internships, practicums and residencies are valuable forms of work experience for post-secondary students in Canada. But for this year’s students, COVID-19 has put a halt to many of these opportunities.

25 May 20:41 CTVNews 2422791598292935954.html
Covid-19: India now among 10 worst-hit countries

India is the tenth most affected nation by the pandemic after US, Russia, UK, Spain, Italy, Brazil, Germany, Turkey and France.

25 May 22:44 The Financial Express 1288289580877410476.html
WHO Pauses Hydroxychloroquine Study Amid Concerns Over Drug’s Safety

The decision comes after a paper published in The Lancet found using the drug to treat coronavirus led to higher rates of death and heart issues.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530455137426.html
Suriname votes in poll crucial for convicted-killer president

Suriname went to the polls on Monday with strongman President Desi Bouterse seeking a third term, battling to hold onto power to avoid spending his twilight years in prison after being convicted of murder.

25 May 05:50 Digital Journal 4566489172043185853.html
Singapore reports lower number of 344 new coronavirus cases

Rest of World News: Out of the new infected cases, 340 are foreign workers residing in dormitories, the health ministry said. The rest four new cases are Singaporeans or

25 May 09:03 The Times of India 6060938663729666001.html
Coronavirus in India: 15-year-old girl who cycled 1,200 km to get migrant worker father turns down Cycling Federation invite

Her father, Mohan Paswan, says that she might appear in trials after lockdown

25 May 13:08 Gulf News 2086521545410065371.html
Thai researcher eyes affordable, accessible coronavirus vaccine for SE Asia

BANGKOK (Reuters) - A researcher leading Thailand’s push to manufacture a coronavirus vaccine says its aim is to make it cost-effective and accessible to Southeast Asia, and play a part in preventing a supply shortage globally.

25 May 13:22 Reuters 8334514181407224809.html
Use pandemic to stop brain drain, MPs told, as payments for CERB top $40 billion

OTTAWA — The federal government should use the COVID-19 pandemic to reverse a brain drain of top tech talent south of the border, a House of Commons committee heard Monday, alongside warnings that . . .

25 May 11:33 Times Colonist 7617512060524010477.html
Coronavirus outbreak: Govt develops 'intelligent testing strategy' to check spread across states

Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) is continuously scaling up its testing facilities for COVID-19 by giving approval to government and private laboratories

25 May 13:53 Business Today 1145527431723989580.html
Coronavirus upside: 70% fall in crime in western Uttar Pradesh in April, says report

Western Uttar Pradesh has reported a sharp fall in crime in April compared to the corresponding period last year.

25 May 15:22 The Financial Express 1288289581437514079.html
NZ Can Look To East Asia To Prepare For Next Pandemic

Wellington, 25 May 2020 - To prepare for the next virus pandemic, New Zealand has plenty to learn from the successes of three East Asian states, according to a summary report from The New Zealand Initiative.

25 May 14:23 SCOOP 5315659000320308257.html
Coronavirus: Singapore reports 344 new COVID-19 cases

The "circuit breaker" measures were first announced on April 7 and were further tightened after three weeks, with more workplaces closed and social gatherings banned.

25 May 15:25 The Financial Express 1288289579912950413.html
Use pandemic to stop brain drain, MPs told, as payments for CERB top $40 billion

The federal government should use the COVID-19 pandemic to reverse a brain drain of top tech talent south of the border, a House of Commons committee heard Monday.

25 May 18:17 CTVNews 2422791599024708339.html
Use pandemic to stop brain drain, MPs told, as payments for CERB top $40 billion

The federal government should use the COVID-19 pandemic to reverse a brain drain of top tech talent south of the border, a House of Commons committee heard Monday, alongside warnings that companies would leave Canada if taxes go up to pay for massive deficits.

25 May 18:50 Coronavirus 2422791598042177805.html
Millions of Indonesians celebrate Eid under social restrictions

Many Muslims say they find solace in praying and celebrating at home with modest virtual festivities, but others infringe physical distancing orders.

25 May 17:19 The Jakarta Post 7678601102522625329.html
COVID-19: INEC wants election declared as essential service

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said it would engage with relevant authorities, including the National Assembly, to designate election as an essential service due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

25 May 17:31 The Guardian 7580308505500363731.html
Kobe Bryant’s Hall of Fame induction could be delayed by coronavirus

A decision is coming this week on whether one of the most impressive Naismith Hall of Fame classes will have to wait to be enshrined, according to a report. This year’s induction, headlined by

25 May 16:49 New York Post 7654946769467005961.html
Use pandemic to stop brain drain, MPs told, as payments for CERB top $40 billion

OTTAWA — The federal government should use the COVID-19 pandemic to reverse a brain drain of top tech talent south of the border, a House of Commons committee heard Monday, alongside warnings that companies would leave Canada if taxes go up to pay fo

25 May 21:44 KitchenerToday.com 52741008827286786.html
Dutch prime minister didn't visit dying mother due to lockdown measures

Mark Rutte today announced the recent death of his 96-year-old mother in a care home in The Hague.

25 May 21:10 TheJournal.ie 6446904418134942385.html
I Was At The Airport To Receive Medical Supplies, Not Chinese Medical Experts - Health Minister

There was confusion on the whereabouts of the team after Ehanire told reporters that he preferred not to be asked where they were.

25 May 00:00 Sahara Reporters 4209699745533108084.html
Will fight for Telangana’s rightful funds, projects: MP Nama Nageswar

TRS Floor leader in LS, Nageswar Rao said he, in coordination with the party MPs, had made all the efforts to protect the interests of Telangana.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568256513187.html
Balochistan reports 101 new coronavirus cases

On May 21, the Balochistan government had decided to extend the ongoing smart lockdown till June 2

25 May 00:00 www.geo.tv 9037559357831130088.html
New South Wales urges parents to work from home as schools reopen

SYDNEY, May 25 — Australia's most populous state today urged locals to continue working from home despite schools reopening as the number of coronavirus cases slows. Australia has reported just over 7,100 Covid-19 infections, including 102 deaths, well below figures reported by other developed...

25 May 05:20 Malaymail 302165935175018364.html
As lockdown clears the air, Cairo looks to keep pollution low

By Menna A. FaroukCAIRO, May 25 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – It is a Thursday evening in downtown Cairo, usually a crowded and noisy time as the weekend gets underway.

25 May 01:06 National Post 4816958590749741067.html
The plan for Parliament and COVID-19 transparency; In The News for May 25

In The News is a roundup of stories from The Canadian Press designed to kickstart your day. Here is what’s on the radar of our editors for the morning of May 25 …

25 May 08:44 680News 8014034333362096710.html
TDP to host Mahanadu virtually on May 27-28

:The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) has made arrangements to conduct its annual conclave, Mahanadu, this year on May 27 to 28. For the first time in its history, the TDP is organising the virtual Mahanadu m

25 May 08:56 The Hindu 6679535026102681509.html
The plan for Parliament and COVID-19 transparency; In The News for May 25

In The News is a roundup of stories from The Canadian Press designed to kickstart your day. Here is what's on the radar of our editors for the morning of May 25 ... --- COVID-19 in Canada ...

25 May 08:44 KitchenerToday.com 52741008963885980.html
The plan for Parliament and COVID-19 transparency; In The News for May 25

In The News is a roundup of stories from The Canadian Press designed to kickstart your day. Here is what’s on the radar of our editors for the morning of May 25 …—COVID-19 in Canada …OTTAWA — The House of Commons is meeting today to decide, again, how it’s going to function as COVID-19 restrictions gradually lift across the country.

25 May 08:46 National Post 4816958592218191384.html
Senior minister: A million thank yous to Malaysia’s Covid-19 frontliners

PUTRAJAYA, May 25 — Senior Minister (Security Cluster) Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob has expressed his gratitude to the frontliners still working on Hari Raya Aidilfitri to help curb the spread of Covid-19. He said that even during Aidilfitri celebrations, operations like public sanitation,...

25 May 08:48 Malaymail 302165936306864698.html
Covid-19: Over 600 citizens call for temporary release of Sudha Bharadwaj, Shoma Sen from jail

They have been booked under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act for their alleged role in the Bhima Koregaon violence case.

25 May 06:42 Scroll.in 8669301692220898722.html
Removing soft toys from classrooms or banning children from touching books when schools reopen is too 'extreme', government expert warns

Professor Robert Dingwall, from Nottingham University, warned the measures were 'extreme' and risked making children 'miserable' when they are finally allowed back into class.

25 May 09:53 Mail Online 124328111606241780.html
Not only holding polls, being arrested also part of political process: NC leader

Holding Assembly elections in the Union territory of Jammu and Kashmir should not be the only goal of mainstream politicians and being arrested is also

25 May 12:56 Greater Kashmir 4662909092529841883.html
US urges probe into alleged ethics breach at African Development Bank

The US Department of the Treasury has called on the African Development Bank (AfDB) to carry out an independent probe into alleged ethics breaches by its president, Akinwumi Adesina. In a letter obtained by AFP on Monday, US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin expressed "deep reservations" about

25 May 15:53 Yahoo 7097669638999999835.html
Ontario pushes back date for expanding social gatherings after spike in COVID-19 cases

Ontario's spike in the number of new COVID-19 cases has prompted the province to delay lifting restrictions on social gathering limits.

25 May 14:30 Toronto 5211060988636053622.html
US urges probe into alleged ethics breach at African Development Bank

The US Department of the Treasury has called on the African Development Bank (AfDB) to carry out an independent probe into alleged ethics breaches by its president, Akinwumi Adesina. In a letter obtained by AFP on Monday, US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin expressed "deep reservations" about

25 May 17:02 Yahoo 7097669637788773304.html
Boris Johnson's aide Cummings says he won't quit over lockdown road trip

The government is facing a tide of anger from politicians and the public over the revelation that Dominic Cummings traveled more than 250 miles (400 kilometers) from London to his parents' home in Durham, northeast England at the end of March

25 May 19:28 Livemint 6614605818112112009.html
China's aggressive push for Hong Kong national security laws could lead to US sanctions, White House official says

The White House national security adviser, Robert O'Brien, said China's actions indicated the country was "going to basically take over Hong Kong."

25 May 06:11 Business Insider 6060062399478162314.html
China’s aggressive push for Hong Kong national security laws could lead to US sanctions, White House official says

The White House national security adviser, Robert O’Brien, on Sunday said China’s aggressive move to force national security laws on Hong Kong might result in US sanctions.

25 May 06:11 Business Insider Malaysia 8325046882293834634.html
China's aggressive push for Hong Kong national security laws could lead to US sanctions, White House official says, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

Business Insider - The White House national security adviser, Robert O'Brien, said China's actions indicated the country was "going to basically take over Hong Kong.". Read more at businessinsider.sg

25 May 06:11 www.businessinsider.sg 5090408755709404042.html
As Covid-19 Disrupts Global Supply Chains, Will Companies Turn to India?

It’s an increasingly viable option for companies anxious about sourcing from China.

25 May 12:05 Harvard Business Review 4845392232132336858.html
A-Ibom APC stakeholders condemn media attacks on Senator Akpabio

SOME concerned stakeholders of the All Progressive Congress, APC, in Akwa Ibom State has condemned social media publications target

25 May 17:28 Vanguard News 4125100339479007023.html
Arkansas reports 107 new cases of coronavirus, 1 more death

Arkansas health officials reported 107 new cases of COVID-19 Monday and one additional death linked to the disease caused by coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442910828730.html
EU’s top diplomat urges ‘more robust strategy’ toward China

European Union's top diplomat has called for the bloc to have a “more robust strategy” toward China amid signs that Asia is replacing the United States as the center of global power.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566625074314.html
Coronavirus news live - UK death toll at 36,793 and Johnson defends Cummings

Here, we bring you the live updates on the latest news, developments and guidance on the Covid-19 pandemic.

25 May 07:24 Metro 970161747668173544.html
Hong Kong another sideshow in a larger China drama with no final act

Australia's disputes with China are just a sidelight to a much bigger US-China struggle that is only intensifying.

25 May 06:23 Australian Financial Review 3974284488015289967.html
COVID-19: Iran Reopens Religious Shrines; Kremlin Spokesman Leaves Hospital

Here's a roundup of COVID-19 developments in RFE/RL's broadcast regions.

25 May 08:11 Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty 5891794163622021524.html
Should we really be blaming second home owners during coronavirus crisis?

One of the things that has occurred to me while the country has been dealing with the single largest health crisis for more than a generation is that number of column inches dedicated to the ownership and use of second homes in Suffolk and across the UK seems disproportionate.

25 May 09:37 East Anglian Daily Times 681138150884408101.html
South Carolina block party shooting leaves two dead, including teen, five others wounded, police say

A South Carolina teenager was among two killed when gunfire erupted late Saturday at a block party that drew about a thousand people despite the government’s warnings against large gatherings during the coronavirus pandemic, investigators said.

25 May 13:28 Fox News 7362823820297385741.html
NYSC to issue certificates to outgoing corps members at local govt councils – Official

In keeping with the COVID-19 protocol of social and physical distancing to contain the spread of the virus, the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC)...

25 May 13:24 Premium Times Nigeria 5456729300724578461.html
PIA special team inspects plane crash site

The team will estimate the cost of loss and prepared report of the mishap.

25 May 12:19 Dunya News 5863268917632645913.html
Five business groups urge Ontario to halt commercial evictions during pandemic

Five business groups called on the Ontario government on Monday to impose a commercial eviction moratorium during the COVID-19 pandemic, saying many small and medium-sized businesses are at risk of closing.

25 May 16:25 CP24 1887544295413659577.html
ANOTHER powerful 'lockdown violator': Topless Irish Taoiseach Leo Varadkar is caught having a picnic with his partner and two friends 'in breach of his distancing guidelines for public'

The shirtless Taoiseach was filmed outdoors with his partner Matt Barrett and two others near Steward's Lodge in Dublin where he has been staying during the pandemic.

25 May 15:32 Mail Online 124328111441725409.html
Biden leaves home to make 1st in-person appearance in 2 months

Since abruptly canceling a March 10 rally in Cleveland at the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee has waged much of his campaign from his home in Wilm...

25 May 18:01 Las Vegas Review-Journal 8640648836336181241.html
Ideology, strategy key in securing our development - Museveni

The President was yesterday delivering a lecture to senior military officers at the Senior Staff and Command College, Kimaka in Jinja.

25 May 16:47 New Vision 9103146371901628995.html
Five business groups urge Ontario to halt commercial evictions during pandemic

Ontario Premier Doug Ford has previously declined to freeze commercial evictions

25 May 17:15 The Globe and Mail 68426410555859149.html
To consumers, Malaysia’s CPI deflation a sign of pandemic hardship

KUALA LUMPUR, May 26 — To economists, the sharp plunge in April’s consumer price index was hardly a surprise. The nation was under a partial lockdown for that entire month; businesses shut down and demand plunged. But consumers saw the deflation as a telling sign of something far more...

25 May 21:42 Malaymail 302165935464359018.html
UK offer of ‘rubber check’ for Hongkongers brazen interference in China’s internal affairs: observers

Some UK politicians’ promise to expand the “right of abode” to tens of thousands of Hong Kong residents was dubbed void promises and brazen interference in China’s internal affairs by Chinese mainland experts and Hong Kong residents interviewed by the Global Times on Monday.

25 May 20:08 Global Times 7829414520395929983.html
Minds behind pandemic predicting algorithm already thinking about future beyond COVID-19

OTTAWA — The Canadian researcher who was among the first to predict the deadly spread of COVID-19 says the world needs to change the way it monitors for and reacts to disease outbreaks. Dr.

25 May 08:00 KitchenerToday.com 52741009345438589.html
Beijing Opposes All US Restrictions on Chinese Airlines, Foreign Ministry Says

The statement comes in response to a report that the US Transportation Department ordered four Chinese airlines to file their schedules by 27 May. The American...

25 May 07:38 Sputniknews 967333869335151248.html
Mexico City Deaths Rise 4 Times Official Virus Count, Study Says

Mexico City has emitted 8,072 more death certificates this year than it did during the average of the previous four years.

25 May 15:38 Bloomberg.com 4032480120943480832.html
Lock your cars! Vehicle theft spikes in US amid Covid-19 pandemic

Despite silent streets and nearly non-existent traffic, vehicle larcenies shot up 63% in New York and nearly 17% in Los Angeles from January 1 through mid-May

25 May 17:00 Business-Standard 1502508925963028770.html
Moving beyond geopolitics

In the post-COVID world, countries and tech giants should be obligated to share data in the larger interest of mankind

25 May 18:45 The Hindu 6679535024644148282.html
Kia's Cheapest Model Will Be An Electric City Car

Kia's getting ready for a full-electric onslaught, with 11 fully electric models on the market by 2025, and...

25 May 21:35 CarBuzz 4034462236937624428.html
Trump Rules Out Moving Republican Convention To His Golf Resort, After Threatening Move From North Carolina

The president wants to see “thousands of enthusiastic Republicans” in Charlotte, North Carolina at the end of August.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532105511248.html
Putin makes Kremlin appearance as virus restrictions ease

The 67-year-old has worked remotely over the past few weeks from his Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow, chairing meetings with officials by video conference.

25 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107196302298.html
Tata Motors' JLR seeks COVID-19 support package in UK: Reports

Tata Motors owned Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) is said to be in talks with the UK government for an estimated one-billion pounds support package to tide through the coronavirus pandemic, according to British media reports.

25 May 00:55 Free Press Journal 9080771787843574868.html
'You can drink, but you can't smoke,' Cyril Ramaphosa tells South Africans as lockdown is relaxed

South Africans will be allowed to buy and sell alcoholic beverages on June 1 after a ban on liquor that lasted more than 60 days.

25 May 05:12 SowetanLIVE 5541808688783331227.html
Suriname votes with convicted-killer president's future at stake

(UPDATED) With a partial lockdown in effect due to the coronavirus, Suriname's 380,000 eligible voters will head to the polls to elect the 51 members of the National Assembly, which will then elect its president

25 May 06:01 Rappler 1882105643824922324.html
Residents celebrate Eid Al Fitr, maintain social distancing

Residents made their Eid Al Fitr festivities memorable by celebrating the festival at home with their family members. By celebrating Eid at home and following social distancing, they made significant contribution in government’s effort to limit the spread of COVID-19 in the country.

25 May 08:56 The Peninsula 1202843881035827955.html
Japan lifts coronavirus emergency in all remaining areas

Japan, with about 16,600 confirmed cases and about 850 deaths, has so far avoided a large outbreak like those experienced in the US and the Europe despite its softer restrictions.

25 May 10:10 Hindustan Times 696565557703423439.html
Japan lifts coronavirus emergency in all remaining areas

TOKYO — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe lifted a coronavirus state of emergency in Tokyo and four other remaining areas on Monday, ending the restrictions nationwide as businesses begin to reopen.

25 May 10:01 KitchenerToday.com 52741009895078783.html
Taiwan foreign minister featured in British magazine's June issue

Joseph Wu explains to Monocle necessity of Taiwan's participation in WHO, nation's relationship with China

25 May 10:14 Taiwan News 4737573343827937542.html
Coronavirus | CREDAI writes to PM, seeks immediate relief for realty sector

The industry body has pitched for additional institutional funding, waiver of penal interest and customer-centric tax treatment of real estate, among others.

25 May 12:14 The Hindu 6679535024954072763.html
Beijing seeks to reassure business over Hong Kong security law

But investors fret about threat to city’s autonomy from law that has sparked new pro-democracy protests

25 May 11:25 Ft 707176890095605226.html
Putin makes Kremlin appearance as virus restrictions ease

President Vladimir Putin made a rare recent appearance in the Kremlin on Monday as Russia prepares to ease lockdown restrictions imposed over the coronavirus pandemic. The 67-year-old has worked remotely over the past few weeks from his Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow, chairing meetings with

25 May 15:43 Yahoo 7097669638643719192.html
Putin makes Kremlin appearance as virus restrictions ease

President Vladimir Putin made a rare recent appearance in the Kremlin on Monday as Russia prepares to ease lockdown restrictions imposed over the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 15:10 Digital Journal 4566489172393033523.html
COVID-19: Saudi Arabia enters new phase in virus war

Commitment is the key to safety, says minister

25 May 18:39 Gulf News 2086521545074368011.html
Japan to start baseball behind closed doors from Jun 19

TOKYO: Japan's professional baseball league will start its coronavirus-delayed season on Jun 19, but without spectators, the sport's governing ...

25 May 22:21 CNA 5644198862522513146.html
In phone call, PM Imran and Erdogan decide to enhance cooperation against Covid-19

Turkish president offers Eid greetings, condoles loss of lives in Karachi plane crash, says PMO.

25 May 22:03 DAWN.COM 4500271767057932207.html
Officials wrong to order deportation of Jamaican-born man, says US court

CONNECTICUT, United States (AP) — A federal appeals court has reversed a decision b...

25 May 00:00 Jamaica Observer 5357348614546878942.html
Coronavirus: China to evacuate its citizens from India amid health crisis and border tension

Meanwhile, the World Health Organization suspended the trials of anti-malarial drug hydroxychloroquine, citing safety concerns.

25 May 02:00 Scroll.in 8669301692295730111.html
China media seize on video of Hong Kong protesters beating lawyer

Video shot on Sunday shows a man with blood on his face scrambling to escape some half a dozen protesters who were kicking and hitting him with umbrellas

25 May 06:59 Rappler 1882105642379683731.html
GOP Sues California Over Governor Newsom’s Mail-in Ballot Order Ripped as 'Brazen Power Grab'

California Governor Gavin Newsom issued an executive order on 8 May to send in ballots by mail to all registered voters ahead of the November presidential polls, so as...

25 May 10:34 Sputniknews 967333868980024724.html
'Abduction of MDC ladies was fake' General Sibusiso Moyo says

Minister of Foreign Affairs General Sibusiso Moyo says the abduction of MDC female officials was a stage-managed theatrical display meant to tarnish the image o...

25 May 18:23 Bulawayo24 News 5565663540085894842.html
Gyms flex legal muscle in lawsuit against Michigan Gov. Whitmer to lift coronavirus restrictions

Gym owners in Michigan have lawyered up in their battle against Gov. Gretchen Whitmer over state-imposed restrictions meant to stem the tide of the coronavirus.

25 May 20:51 Washington Examiner 4625792333538516874.html
Lyon take Ligue 1 appeal to Council of State

Lyon will challenge the decision to end the Ligue 1 season early because of the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 20:28 Sport 682566035796979926.html
US may ban travellers from Brazil on Sunday over COVID-19 outbreak

WASHINGTON: The United States is likely to impose travel restrictions on Brazil on Sunday (May 24), a top White House official said after the ...

25 May 03:37 CNA 5644198863851002068.html
California Republicans sue to block Gov. Gavin Newsom’s vote-by-mail order

The Republican National Committee, National Republican Congressional Committee and California Republican Party sued Gov. Gavin Newsom and the state’s Secretary of State Alex Padilla on Sunday,

25 May 06:19 New York Post 7654946769537436256.html
Many Mutodis in Mnangagwa's government

The Zimbabwean government is still grappling with many incompetent and inexperienced government officials due to appointments made through nepotism and regional...

25 May 13:04 Bulawayo24 News 5565663538716526560.html
China decides to evacuate its citizens from India amid rise in Covid cases

The move to evacuate its citizens comes in the wake of India emerging as the 10th worst-hit country by the deadly virus, which has infected nearly 1.40 lakh people in India.

25 May 19:13 The Financial Express 1288289580033702231.html
New Mexico governor blocks plans to reopen drive-in theater

Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham has blocked the reopening of a popular northern New Mexico drive-in movie theater despite city officials believing they had the OK.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442405632793.html
Cape Town based online retailer gets R100 million investment

Cape Town based e-commerce fashion retailer RunwaySale says it has received an investment of R100 million from international private equity firm, SPEAR Capital.

25 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596440393670012.html
Pandemic has increased money anxiety. Therapists hope to cure that

Interest in financial therapy rose after the 2008 recession, as Americans confronted their fears about money. The field has become relevant again, professionals say

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965239448559.html
If The NBA Can Thrive Under A “Bubble,” Why Not The Presidential Election?

Joe Biden should place the ten-or-so women associated with his vice presidential search under a "bubble" in Las Vegas or Orlando – or some other city in some swing state where they could engage in what, in effect, would be a really awful version of television’s "Survivor" series.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531816725666.html
Consumer Spending And Demand Has Changed Due To The Pandemic

The Commerce Department says GDP shrank by 4.8% in the first quarter of 2020 – the worst decline since 2009. However, business owners can take advantage of massive shifts in demand and behavior to serve new customers.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531685081206.html
Calls for public Masses 'grossly irresponsible' says Irish priests' group

A GROUP representing Catholic Priests in Ireland has warned against

25 May 01:00 The Irish News 993067174956083.html
Ho Hospital resumes work, as Volta coronavirus cases reach 47

The Ho Municipal Hospital has opened fully to the public after it was closed down temporarily.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495522066513.html
Nigerian woman in court for impersonating ministers

A Nigerian woman has been put before an Accra Circuit Court for impersonating some Ministers of State to defraud prospective job seekers on social media.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495468604056.html
How AI is helping companies keep industrial workers safe amid coronavirus

Coronavirus impact: Using existing infrastructure in factories such CCTV cameras and employee ID chips, 'Industy.AI' has come up with new solutions to address social distancing concerns and smart  monitoring of employees on shop floors  

25 May 03:37 Business Today 1145527432220991277.html
‘Worried, but work comes first’: Flight attendants return to duty as domestic air services resume in fourth phase of coronavirus lockdown

Flight attendants on early Monday morning arrived at Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport, Terminal-3, as domestic air services resumed from today

25 May 02:17 Firstpost 4760741711718006376.html
Memorial Day: American Legion Vets Help People Across America

Men and women who have served in the U.S. military have been busy brightening the lives Americans, according to the American Legion website.

25 May 01:26 Breitbart 3148363491601281541.html
Memorial Day tradition carries on in Las Vegas amid pandemic

Some recurring public Memorial Day events are scheduled for Monday across the valley, but they have been scaled back.

25 May 07:03 Las Vegas Review-Journal 8640648836790523688.html
Fans create beer to celebrate Dundee United promotion – and support charity during coronavirus

A craft beer made specially for the play about the life of Dundee United legend Jim McLean, has been given a new lease of life supporting a local charity during the coronavirus outbreak.

25 May 08:37 The Courier 4275302767158039775.html
'Very weak': Labor warned over Victoria's credit status

Ratings agency Standard & Poor's is worried about post-COVID debt, deficit and public sector wage bill.

25 May 08:48 WAtoday 6806590900318476588.html
'Very weak': Labor warned over Victoria's credit status

Ratings agency Standard & Poor's is worried about post-COVID debt, deficit and public sector wage bill.

25 May 08:48 The Age 7967730562853214508.html
'Very weak': Labor warned over Victoria's credit status

Ratings agency Standard & Poor's is worried about post-COVID debt, deficit and public sector wage bill.

25 May 08:48 Brisbane Times 2314609339872287020.html
Japan's small clinics driven to brink as virus-wary patients stay home

TOKYO (Reuters) - As Japan eases coronavirus curbs following its first wave of cases, many small medical clinics are scrambling to stay afloat and the doctors who run them are calling for government support as patients keep away for fear of infection.

25 May 07:51 Reuters 8334514179909906357.html
Memorial Day tradition continues in Lynnwood amid pandemic

Loved ones placed flags at Floral Hills cemetery as bagpipes played in the distance Monday morning.

25 May 11:47 HeraldNet 3867135409382401107.html
Adobe’s top tips to adapt your commerce strategy during the pandemic

Making clear and factual statements, meeting customer commitments, and ensuring business and operational continuity is more important than ever

25 May 09:00 Growth Quarters | The Next Web 3990801509039798674.html
Trump threatens to find new GOP convention site if North Carolina governor won't allow full attendance

President Trump warned Monday that planners would be "reluctantly forced" to find a new site for the Republican National Convention if North Carolina's governor can't guarantee the party will be allowed "full attendance" at the event currently planned in the state's largest city. 

25 May 12:31 Fox News 7362823820917473480.html
Wage subsidy scheme pays out more than a billion euro

The amount of money paid out under the coronavirus wage subsidy scheme has surpassed 1.1 billion euro, a senior civil servant has said.

25 May 12:13 independent 5894610845681241890.html
Coronavirus: Dundee skip sites to re-open under strict controls

Riverside and Baldovie recycling centres in Dundee will re-open to the public on a restricted basis from next Monday.

25 May 12:04 The Courier 4275302768540282706.html
AIIMS Sanitation Supervisor Died due to Coronavirus, Posted in OPD -

A sanitation supervisor of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) died due to corona virus, he was 58 years

25 May 11:51 News Hunt Media 8859517519349686841.html
How the coronavirus is forever changing the way MLB connects to fans

Teams are using baseball's unprecedented shutdown to revamp their social media strategy. For MLB, that could long outlast the pandemic.

25 May 12:00 ESPN 8538773403070656593.html
How the coronavirus is forever changing the way MLB connects to fans

Teams are using baseball's unprecedented shutdown to revamp their social media strategy. For MLB, that could long outlast the pandemic.

25 May 12:00 ESPN.com 7331508222728368209.html
Coronavirus: Cab driver dies from Covid-19 after passenger spat at him

A black taxi driver, Trevor Belle, has died from Covid-19 when a passenger who claimed he has the virus spat on him when they were fighting over £9 (N4,263.55).

25 May 13:47 Legit 3764253650268911156.html
Editorial: Connective tissues in Pandemic UFC

The intimate, raw atmosphere of the UFC’s first 3 main events during the COVID-19 pandemic has not made them any easier to watch

25 May 15:00 Bloody Elbow 2261336760324381108.html
Biden Lays Memorial Wreath in First Public Event Since Virus

Joe Biden emerged Monday from his stay-at-home lockdown after more than 10 weeks to mark Memorial Day with a tribute to veterans.

25 May 15:59 Bloomberg.com 4032480122572322237.html
Meet Burundi's new president

Last week's election marked the end of Mr Nkurunziza's 15-year-long rule.

25 May 14:52 Daily Nation 7421817123761753850.html
Gold Price News and Forecast: XAU/USD - Great Recession vs. 2020 coronavirus crisis

The gold futures contract gained 0.79% on Friday as it slightly retraced Thursday decline of 1.7%. On Thursday it extended a downward correction from

25 May 14:27 FXStreet 4480975639148007638.html
Trump hits Biden and Obama in defense of his golfing

President Trump on Monday resumed his attacks aimed at former Vice President Joe Biden and former President Obama, a day after Biden slammed him on Twitter for golfing as the coronavirus pandemic

25 May 14:13 TheHill 355432918319750022.html
Coronavirus: Superannuation accounts drained of $13.2b as people look to meet living costs

Industry leaders warn it comes with a hefty price tag.

25 May 14:00 The Canberra Times 8662394329471256570.html
Leinster Rugby cancel 2020/21 season tickets as CEO Mick Dawson describes impact of pandemic as 'significant'

Leinster chief executive Mick Dawson has described the financial impact of the covid-19 shutdown on the province as "significant."

25 May 14:45 independent 5894610845544459001.html
Five business groups urge Ontario to halt commercial evictions during pandemic

TORONTO — Five business groups are calling on the Ontario government to impose a commercial eviction moratorium during the COVID-19 pandemic.

25 May 16:36 KitchenerToday.com 52741009998853736.html
How to participate in Steve Hartman's "Taps Across America"

CBS News 'On the Road' correspondent Steve Hartman is teaming up with retired Air Force bugler Jari Villanueva to keep the spirit of Memorial Day alive.

25 May 19:04 WVLT 4089046910360443001.html
Joe Biden made his first appearance outside his home in 2 months to honor Memorial Day at a Delaware veterans park

Biden and his wife, Jill, wore black face masks in their first public appearance during the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 18:31 Yahoo 7097669637552763934.html
Emergency in Congress’ DNA, says BJP after ‘gag order’ by Mumbai Police

The development comes in the midst of criticism the Uddhav Thackeray government is facing over the poor handling of the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 17:48 The Financial Express 1288289581557879835.html
Biden attends Memorial Day ceremony, first time leaving home in two months

Leaving his home in Wilmington, Delaware for his first public trip anywhere since the coronavirus pandemic shuttered much of the country two months ago, former Vice President Joe Biden and his wife Jill made an unannounced visit on Monday to attend a Memorial Day wreath-laying ceremony.

25 May 16:37 Fox News 7362823821373830265.html
Here’s what gyms will look like after the coronavirus

Your regular sweat seshes are about to look very different.

25 May 18:46 New York Post 7654946767648527528.html
Donald Trump at Fort McHenry: 'We Are the Captains of Our Own Fate'

President Donald Trump celebrated Memorial Day on Monday at a special visit to Fort McHenry in Baltimore, Maryland.

25 May 17:21 Breitbart 3148363491631244522.html
Joe Biden made his first appearance outside of his home in two months to honor Memorial Day at a veterans park in Delaware

Former Vice President Joe Biden honored veterans on Memorial Day in an event which saw him appear outside his home for the first time since the coronavirus pandemic shut down the US in March.

25 May 18:36 Pulse Live 3606876836364479728.html
Joe Biden made his first appearance outside of his home in two months to honor Memorial Day at a veterans park in Delaware

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden made a public appearance outside of his home for the first time in over two months on Monday to observe Memorial Day at a veterans park in Delaware.

25 May 18:31 Business Insider Malaysia 8325046882973459272.html
World War II veteran, 100, beats coronavirus after 58 days in hospital

'I really thought so many times that he was gone, you know, I really did' Lloyd Falk's daughter said.

25 May 18:07 Metro 970161748430457620.html
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Joe Biden made his first appearance outside of his home in two months to honor Memorial Day at a veterans park in Delaware

Biden and his wife, Jill, wore black face masks in their first public appearance during the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 18:31 Business Insider 6060062400157786952.html
Bank Holiday tragedy as teenage girl and man drown on same stretch of Cornish coastline as UK comes out of coronavirus lockdown

Officers described a 'very tough day' in Cornwall amid the two fatalities, which took place in separate incidents on Monday afternoon.

25 May 22:40 Mail Online 124328112570752771.html
Crowds on Lake Wylie, boaters felt safe social distancing

The only real worry out on Lake Wylie Monday is how fast people could get on the water. A lot of boaters say they feel safest on the lake since there is plenty of space.

25 May 21:01 WBTV 6439870257507495408.html
Japan's small clinics driven to brink as virus-wary patients stay home

As Japan eases coronavirus curbs following its first wave of cases, many small medical clinics are scrambling to stay afloat and the doctors who run them are calling for government support as patients keep away for fear of infection. Such clinics are the backbone of a healthcare system short of…

25 May 21:30 Japan Today 8582716285836666626.html
New Mexico Republicans decry liberal PAC ad in GOP primary

Republicans in New Mexico called Sunday on a liberal Super PAC to pull ads that seek to favor one GOP U.S. House candidate over another.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441033050757.html
White House goal on testing nursing homes for Covid-19 within 14 days unmet

Only a handful of states, including West Virginia and Rhode Island, have said they’ve already tested every nursing home resident.

25 May 01:47 Hindustan Times 696565557072679864.html
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath sets up commission for skill-mapping, job creation

The Uttar Pradesh government will form a commission for skill mapping of all its workers; whether local or migrant, returning to their homes in Uttar Pradesh. This announcement was made by UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath during a live address through a portal.

25 May 01:15 Free Press Journal 9080771786973794864.html
Virus obstructs US and UK bids for $800m South Korea helicopter deal

Travel restrictions and spending cuts muddy defence sector outlook

25 May 04:54 Ft 707176888321086053.html
White House goal on testing nursing homes unmet

Many states said the logistics, costs and manpower needs are too great to test all residents and staff in a two-week window.

25 May 05:07 Fox 4 8372747776957778251.html
New Zealand Prime Minister continues interview during 5.8 magnitude earthquake

An earthquake that hit New Zealand on Monday physically shook Prime Minister Jacinda Adern during a live television interview.

25 May 05:25 Buzz.ie