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China reports 11 new mainland COVID-19 cases versus 3 a day earlier

BEIJING: China reported 11 new confirmed coronavirus cases in the mainland as of end-Sunday (May 24), up from three a day earlier, the National ...

25 May 09:26 CNA 5644198862909996763.html
The coronavirus pandemic highlights the need for a surveillance debate beyond 'privacy'

The coronavirus pandemic has stirred up a surveillance storm. Researchers rush to develop new forms of public health monitoring and tracking, but releasing personal data to private companies and governments ...

25 May 12:43 Tech Xplore 4945708898643842481.html
Kindergarten pupil tests positive for virus ahead of expanded school reopening

A kindergarten pupil in Seoul, South Korea, has been infected with the novel coronavirus, the city’s education office said on Monday.The development...

25 May 11:48 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445901814726107.html
'Double standards and hypocrisy': Hong Kong gov't rebukes foreign criticism over national security law plan | Hong Kong Free Press HKFP

The Hong Kong government has rebuked concerns from foreign politicians over Beijing’s plan to impose national security laws in the city, calling it “alarmist speculation.” It came after a chorus of international criticism of China’s National People’s Congress decision to draft a law prohibiting secession, sedition and subversion in Hong Kong. The controversial laws may […]

25 May 10:18 Hong Kong Free Press HKFP 3845645663866952572.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
Family seeks answers to Len's war

Len Hitchens, like so many others who fought in the war, did not speak about his experiences.

25 May 09:55 Express & Star 7324224459515040671.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
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
Durham Police now say Dominic Cummings' family given 'no specific advice' about lockdown

The force has issued a fresh statement as calls for the Downing Street aide to be sacked mount following Boris Johnson's defence of Cummings yesterday

25 May 15:31 mirror 675785261168709332.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
Dutch court rejects attempt to stop 5G rollout over health concerns

AMSTERDAM: A court in the Netherlands on Monday rejected a suit brought by a group seeking to halt the country's 5G telecommunications network ...

25 May 18:00 CNA 5644198862371311830.html
Popular Hanover political activist says he’s undeterred by reported threat

Popular People's National Party (PNP) activist in Hanover Craig Oates is claiming that his life has reportedly come under threat from members of his party. In a 26-minute long video on Facebook, Oates said he was undaunted by the alleged threat...

25 May 15:06 The Gleaner 1215260529266202028.html
Tech Giants’ Top EU Privacy Watchdog Attacked Over Slow Pace

Silicon Valley’s main data-protection watchdog in Europe came under attack from one of the region’s leading privacy advocates for taking too long to wrap up probes into Facebook Inc. and its Instagram and WhatsApp units.

25 May 06:42 4032480122167724710.html
The Hill's 12:30 Report - Presented by Facebook - Crowds return during Memorial Day weekend

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25 May 16:33 TheHill 355432917937751483.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
Students, migrants take the first flight home as air operations resume

Those who took first flights included paramilitary personnel, army men, students and migrants, who failed to book a ticket on special trains being run by the railways

25 May 02:39 Business-Standard 1502508925284344928.html
Fury as youths spotted spitting and vandalising social distancing sign

Residents near Fens Pool Nature Reserve have slammed the 'disgusting' behaviour

25 May 10:50 birminghammail 8288260686762821589.html
Bengaluru Airport resumes operations with ‘contactless’ experience

A contactless ‘parking-to-boarding’ experience has been introduced at Kempegowda International Airport Bengaluru…

25 May 00:00 Business Traveller 900610881473177741.html
Stay home, use face mask, maintain social distancing on Eid

The Deputy Commissioner, Mukesh Kumar urged the people of Muslim community to pray in their homes on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr at the time of this global calamity. It is necessary to curtail the spread of Coronavirus, he said. “Simultaneously support the administration by following

25 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783232313083576.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
One Dead, Many Injured As Fire Razes IDPs Camp In Borno

According to National Emergency Management Agency, the fire was ignited during the weekend from one of the kitchens in the emergency shelters erected in the camp.

25 May 00:00 Sahara Reporters 4209699744202784716.html
Bishop Chases Worshippers Without Face Masks Out Of Enugu Church

He wondered why people were violating the measures put in place to contain the spread of the coronavirus pandemic

25 May 00:00 Sahara Reporters 4209699744225289668.html
With distancing, sanitising & warnings for passengers, Pune airport opens with caution

The first day after the two-month hiatus saw 17 flight movements at the Pune airport till 8 pm. According to Airports Authority of India officials, 1,657 passengers arrived or departed from the airport by 8 pm.

25 May 19:50 The Indian Express 2885715105233363601.html
Wike releases N450m to victims of 2019 'bloody' poll

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has released N450m to victims of the 2019 bloody general elections in Ijaw communities in Abonema...

25 May 19:26 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900654227843.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
British farmers 'will go out of business' in UK-US trade deal, Theresa Villiers warns

British farmers “will go out of business” as a consequence of a trade deal with the United States, former environment secretary Theresa Villiers has warned. Admitting that she had "great fears" about "unfettered competition between domestic farmers and US imports", she said it would

25 May 13:31 Yahoo 7097669637494385244.html
Republican says Flynn judge may have ‘conflict of interest’ after hiring personal attorney

A Republican congressman said he found it peculiar that the judge overseeing Michael Flynn’s case hired a prominent lawyer as an appeals court reviews his decision not to dismiss the case against President Trump’s former national security adviser immediately.

25 May 20:30 Washington Examiner 4625792332258760124.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 8669301692259392286.html
COVID-19: Nigerians Demand Opening Of Religious Places

In a recent poll conducted by SaharaTV on Twitter, the majority of respondents demanded that government should open religious centres while also demanding that the entire country should be re-opened.

25 May 00:00 Sahara Reporters 4209699745658403546.html
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
103 more test COVID-19 positive in Odisha, total cases rise to 1,438

Odisha registered its biggest spike in COVID-19 cases on Monday with 103 more people testing positive for the disease, taking the total number of infected to 1,438, a health department official said. The new cases were reported from 16 districts, he said. The number of active cases in the state

25 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783231841463398.html
France to clamp down on illegal motorbike 'rodeo' rides

PARIS — The French government is to step up plans to clamp down on illegal motorbike “rodeo” rides, which often spark conflict between youths and the police in poor areas, it said on Monday.

25 May 11:47 National Post 4816958591306003674.html
Obama team was 'afraid' Flynn would find improper access to NSA data, Joe diGenova says

The Obama administration was "afraid" retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn would find out about improper access to National Security Agency data as President Trump's national security adviser, according to former U.S. Attorney Joe diGenova.

25 May 17:47 Washington Examiner 4625792332830779716.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
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
Pakistan plane crash: Police officer who saved others until he fell unconscious earns praise online

Sindh Police official reportedly fainted from inhaling CO2 and was admitted to a hospital

25 May 08:46 Gulf News 2086521543805516531.html
Volkswagen loses landmark German case as diesel owners stand to receive damages

The ‘dieselgate’ scandal has so far cost Volkswagen more than $32.7 billion in damages and regulatory fines

25 May 11:10 The Globe and Mail 68426409783161623.html
Justice sector budget cuts ‘will negatively impact SA’s corruption fighters’

The department further expects a budget cut to hinder Legal Aid SA's ability provide legal representation for the indigent and vulnerable citizens.

25 May 17:48 The Citizen 410802301198714705.html
WHO warns of 'immediate second peak' if restrictions eased too soon; global cases near 5.5M

May 25 (UPI) -- Amid a rash of countries and regions the globe over moving to reopen their economies and lift their people out from under lockdown measures, the World Health Organization on Monday warned there could be an "immediate second peak" of the coronavirus before there is a second wave.

25 May 09:03 UPI 8257973865006713349.html
Man charged with murder over death of four-year-old Brisbane girl

A 43-year-old man was due to appear in court on Tuesday after the death of the child in the suburb of Cannon Hill

25 May 22:28 the Guardian 1491978794582595209.html
Will send to Yogi Adityanath videos of migrants hailing Uddhav Thackeray: Sanjay Raut

Sanjay Raut, whose party heads the coalition government in Maharashtra, said he would send to Adityanath video clips of migrant workers hailing Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray.

25 May 11:27 The Economic Times 7653256038015944408.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
ORC drafting policy online

During the next two months, Otago Regional Council staff will be developing the regional authority’s most significant policy document with input...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079102815934.html
Huawei to be ousted from UK network

Plans to further reduce Huawei’s involvement in UK 5G infrastructure are being drawn up following growing anti-China sentiment in the wake of the coronavirus.

25 May 05:30 Electronics 6636672081053210997.html
Mary-Kate Olsen quickly files for divorce from Olivier Sarkozy after an eight-week moratorium on court proceedings in NYC is lifted

The documents, a summons and complaint, were filed electronically with Manhattan county clerk on Monday.

25 May 22:42 Mail Online 124328112549840985.html
Three more succumb to COVID in TS, 66 test positive

Three COVID-19 patients died in Telangana on Monday taking the toll to 56. This is the seventh consecutive day starting May 19 that Telangana is reporting COVID deaths. There was spike number of COVID

25 May 17:15 The Hindu 6679535025306976984.html
Victorian father faces new charges over alleged Philippines child sex

New charges filed against man accused of engaging in sexual activity with children during a trip to the Philippines and having the alleged act filmed.

25 May 07:06 The Age 7967730562337742413.html
Three more cases in Pathanamthitta

Two men from Abu Dhabi and pregnant woman from Kuwait test positive

25 May 17:20 The Hindu 6679535025887970766.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
The promise of tomorrow

Thousands of migrant workers wait at Vasai land to board trains; many have given up rented accommodations and have nowhere to go

25 May 00:30 Mumbai Mirror 1209961191989012037.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
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
Cuban health workers receiving training on WC’s health system today

The group of 28 healthcare workers will be deployed to two field hospitals. The province is in the process of completing the facilities that will be used to treat patients.

25 May 00:00 2308610107496094830.html
Rail Bhavan to shut down for 2nd time in fortnight after another COVID-19 case

A fourth-grade multitasking staffer who attended office till last Tuesday is the fifth COVID-19 case detected in the building in less than two weeks. Nine of his contacts at Rail Bhavan have been sent to home quarantine, officials said.

25 May 12:06 The Economic Times 7653256037876862947.html
Out of the house: Democrat Biden makes first campaign stop in weeks

NEW CASTLE, Delaware (Reuters) - 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 memorial to mark the U.S. Memorial Day holiday.

25 May 16:53 Reuters 8334514181723547382.html
COVID-19: Hamirpur district continues to have over one-fourth cases in HP

The number of infected people in Hamirpur district has risen to 63 out of total 210 in the state as of Monday morning, as per state government data.

25 May 11:30 The Financial Express 1288289580749778798.html
In his final days, Ahmaud Arbery's life was at a crossroads

He was at a crossroads, his life stretching out before him, his troubles largely behind him. He had enrolled at South Georgia Technical College, preparing to become an electrician, just like his uncle

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441858270083.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
Kevin Hart Says His ‘Biggest Cry’ Was The Day He ‘Came Home From The Hospital’ After His Car Accident

Kevin Hart is once again sharing new details about his life-threatening car crash. In Sept 2019, Hart was the passenger when the car he was in rolled into an embankment in Malibu Hills, California. The comedian suffered major back injuries and had to undergo surgery, being released 10 days later to a rehabilitation facility. While…

25 May 22:40 ET Canada 6735490619703083466.html
Slight increase in Covid-19 cases post relaxation but situation under control: Kejriwal

A week after Delhi government announced some relaxations in the lockdown conditions there has been slight increase in number of Covid-19 cases reported, but the situation seems under control so far, i

25 May 10:07 BusinessLine 5283600445440099.html
Death toll in Mumbai Police rises to 12

A 57-year-old constable posted at a suburban traffic chowky became the 12th personnel in the Mumbai Police and 18th in the State to die of COVID-19 on Monday. The constable was on leave for the past o

25 May 18:11 The Hindu 6679535024779280701.html
Care home sets up drive-through for families to see residents in lockdown

Residents were reunited with family members they had not seen in a while.

25 May 19:53 Metro 970161748748936149.html
Two new cases of COVID-19 detected at FMC Abeokuta

Barely 24 hours after the confirmation of three new coronavirus cases and one death at he Federal Medical Centre , Idi- Aba Abeokuta, the the facility again

25 May 22:15 Premium Times Nigeria 5456729299481670478.html
China defends tariffs on barley

In the latest salvo in the ongoing barley tariff war, China's Commerce Minister claims Australia was "subsidising" the grain and says the tariffs were based on evidence.

25 May 11:21 Australian Financial Review 3974284486845427899.html
Dominic Cummings has made ‘mockery’ of public health advice, say experts

The senior Government adviser has sought to defend his decision to travel to County Durham.

25 May 21:24 Shropshire Star 3480199992463074576.html
Another day of zero Covid-19 cases

New Zealand has again recorded no new Covid-19 cases. The Ministry of Health issued today's update in a press release and there won't be a press...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079724658947.html
Family of Delta senior design petition for Silver Alert improvements

The family of a man whose body was discovered in Delta Sunday wants to make sure no other families have to suffer the kind of panic and pain they did.

25 May 18:53 City NEWS 1130 5858657119361582406.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
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
Entire Uttarakhand state designated as 'Orange Zone'

The state government assured that spike is registered due to number of tests conducted of the migrants who are returning from other states. 

25 May 20:17 The New Indian Express 4718288654719708252.html
Less number of road accidents recorded on first day of Eid

Emergency Department at Hamad General Hospital (HGH) and Al Wakra Hospital have treated 651 cases on the first day of Eid Al Fitr due to several reasons including road accidents, stomach ailments, respiratory problems and trauma.

25 May 08:54 The Peninsula 1202843881603287619.html
Video of Leo Varadkar enjoying sun in Phoenix Park causes controversy

It has been confirmed the video was taken on Sunday and keyboard warriors have slammed it as being irresponsible

25 May 07:31 Irish Mirror 2875825628965767535.html
Covid-19, lockdown and new charges of corruption lead to delay in Zuma corruption trial

Less than a week after former president Jacob Zuma pegged the country’s judiciary alongside that of the apartheid state, the former president is attempting to direct when his corruption trial should be heard.

25 May 22:18 Daily Maverick 2373996788055255929.html
Domestic flights take off amid chaos, confusion 

Passengers were seen harried across airports, including the national capital's IGIA, on Monday as many domestic flights were cancelled.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566353984523.html
Ghana treating frontline health workers better than US – Report

Health workers at the Frontline of the coronavirus fight in Ghana are being treated better than their counterpart in the US, The Washington Post, has revealed, with calls on the US government to emulate the intervention of the Ghanaian Government for health workers.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494048244705.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
Govt directs liquor shops to ensure sale of alcohol through proper scanning

After excise department observed liquor being sold at vends was not being properly scanned, the Delhi Government directed State-run liquor shops in the national Capital to ensure 100 per cent sale of alcohol through proper scanning. The excise department issued the directive after observing that

25 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783232434099446.html
CMCO: Do not cheer for mat rempits, Johor police chief warns Malaysians

JOHOR BARU, May 25 — Johor police have urged the public not to cheer mat rempits for their stunts or jeer police for acting against these public nuisance who are violating the law, especially the conditional movement control order (CMCO). He was commenting on a video trending on social media...

25 May 08:29 Malaymail 302165934954298513.html
This Is My Problem With DP Ruto – COTU Boss Atwoli

Central Organization of Trade Union (COTU) boss Francis Atwoli has indicated that he has no personal differences with the Deputy President William Ruto despite being his harsh critic.Speaking at a

25 May 10:13 KahawaTungu 3304128541690196665.html
The U.S Lauded Pakistan’s Assistance in Fighting COVID-19

The United States has thanked Pakistan for its donation of protective gear and surgical masks to support the fight against coronavirus. In a Tweet, the US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo appreciated Pakistan’s goodwill donation of surgical masks and protective suits to the Federal Emergency Management Agency. He said this delivery is a symbol of […]

25 May 07:00 Modern Diplomacy 4563921199152991038.html
Manoj Tiwari's cricket show leaves saffron party red-faced; Twitter asks 'how many times will he embarrass BJP'

On Monday, BJP MP Manoj Tiwari was seen flouting the lockdown norms which are laid down to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus pandemic. Tiwari was seen playing cricket in an academy in Haryana.

25 May 11:55 Free Press Journal 9080771788285863007.html
MGNREGS come to tribals’ aid in Nandurbar, district reports highest-ever employment under scheme

According to District Collector Dr Rajendra Bharud, 41,157 labourers are employed in various works undertaken by district collectorate.

25 May 17:10 The Indian Express 2885715103732716224.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
Taiwan promises 'necessary assistance' to Hong Kong's people

"Bullets and repression are not the way to deal with the aspirations of Hong Kong's people for freedom and democracy."

25 May 08:48 DAWN.COM 4500271767937180322.html
Jacinda Ardern keeps her cool as earthquake hits New Zealand during live interview

The 5.8 magnitude quake hit Wellington as New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern was in the middle of a live broadcast. She calmly continued with the interview as the camera and other things shook around her.

25 May 04:28 mirror 675785260867345776.html
Snowbirds heading home

Members of the Snowbirds are making their way to Moose Jaw today, where the team is based.

25 May 11:56 Castanet 616068602387141904.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
Covid-19 Claims 2 More Lives In J&K, Toll Reaches 23

The novel coronavirus toll in Jammu and Kashmir rose to 23 on Monday with two more fatalities, while 47 new infections took the number of cases to 1,668,, officials said

25 May 17:04 Kashmir Observer 1268422869982595173.html
J&K tops in COVID-19 testing, says UT govt.

Testing capacity now stands at 8,100 samples per day

25 May 22:16 The Hindu 6679535024309586251.html
Baby gorilla at Seattle zoo badly injured in family skirmish

SEATTLE  -- A baby gorilla was badly injured at a Seattle zoo on Saturday when he was caught in a skirmish between his family group members, zookeepers said.

25 May 04:56 Fox News 7362823819699193938.html
ICC Elections: Huge blow for Shashank Manohar as Ethics Officer clears Colin Graves

Cricket News: Shashank Manohar's concern that there was monetary exchange between the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) and Cricket West Indies (CWI) with an ey

25 May 08:32 The Times of India 6060938664338448023.html
Coronavirus India Update, May 25: Cases near 1.40 lakh; lockdown extended till June 30 in Himachal’s 2 districts

Coronavirus (Covid-19) India Latest Update, May 25: The total number of infections in India rose to 1,38,845 on Monday. Of these 77,103 are active, while 57,720 patients have been discharged.

25 May 17:07 The Indian Express 2885715104750185069.html
Video shows racially-charged rant, 911 call over man allegedly asking woman to leash dog in NY park

The video shows the woman claim the man is threatening her life, though he's not heard uttering any threats in the video.

25 May 20:11 Fox 4 8372747778372791182.html
Tyson Foods worker, 44, dies after long battle with COVID-19

An employee at the Tyson Foods plant in Waterloo, Iowa, died Monday after battling the coronavirus during a six-week hospitalization that was chronicled and widely followed online.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442333615374.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
Mumbai heads for highest number of daily new Covid-19 cases for any city in the world

With over one-fifth of India's cases, Mumbai is undoubtedly the country's biggest hotspot, and at least 0.22 per cent of the city's population has now been infected.

25 May 08:39 India Today 4286117812978200804.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
16 arrested for illegal hunting on Eastern Cape farm

Sixteen hunters have been arrested for illegal hunting after they allegedly killed 12 springboks at a private farm in the Hofmeyr district in the Eastern Cape.

25 May 14:15 News24 3752801376794129592.html
Video Of Pool Party At Missouri’s Lake Of The Ozarks Goes Viral Amid Pandemic

Some social media users have described the sight as “unreal.”

25 May 00:00 Designtaxi 7791608385078256498.html
Poland's president appoints new head of embattled top court

Polish President Andrzej Duda on Monday appointed a judge backed by the right-wing ruling party to be the new head of the Supreme Court, marking apparent victory in years of government efforts to take

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441971062655.html
'Busy as Notting Hill carnival': Botany Bay residents bemoan packed Kent cove

Large groups of day-trippers ignore social distancing on hot bank holiday weekend

25 May 16:57 the Guardian 1491978795226951072.html
When flying pests raided Jaipur for a day

Most of the localities in Jaipur witnessed locust swarms on Monday morning. The pests, which entered Rajasthan from Pakistan on April 11, have been tr

25 May 22:54 The Times of India 6060938663857691107.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
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
Partygoers celebrate as Iceland's nightclubs reopen

Iceland's dancefloors once again pulsed to the beat as the country's nightclubs reopened on Monday after a nine-week closure due to the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 22:30 Digital Journal 4566489171662450008.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
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
Turbulent take-off for airlines amid last-minute changes in schedules

Only 532 of the scheduled 1,095 flights take off as airlines revise schedules to align operations with curbs put in place by states, leaving travellers fuming.Many passengers had to return from airports as airlines did not inform on cancellations until just a few hours before boarding

25 May 19:53 Livemint 6614605819181401012.html
Producers Guild of India suggests stringent rules for film production

Exhaustive SOPs provided for every department from casting and costumes to editing and voice overs.

25 May 11:38 The Hindu 6679535024929193765.html
Australia PM pushes jobs, Victoria to resume tourism as virus eases

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Australia’s prime minister stressed the need to create jobs as a way to minimise government welfare spending, while the country’s second-most populous state Victoria set out measures to resume tourism to regions ravaged by bushfires and virus-linked curbs.

25 May 04:01 Reuters 8334514181591821979.html
Ben Shephard and Charlotte Hawkins fume at Dominic Cummings

They addressed the scandal on today's show.

25 May 08:49 Metro 970161748403073514.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 52741008963885980.html
Fire safety concerns over restaurant’s licence bid at meeting this week

Licensing bosses are set to review an application for a restaurant and bar in a city centre, after postponing the matter earlier this month.

25 May 09:11 Express & Star 7324224459940332980.html
Producers Guild issues guidelines for shooting post lockdown

he Producers Guild of India on Monday revealed that the body has drafted a fresh set of rules for shooting films, television and OTT series,

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566707285706.html
Air India to resume operation on Kolkata-Imphal-Aizawl route from Thursday

All scheduled commercial passenger flights have been suspended since March 25 when the government imposed a nationwide lockdown to curb the coronavirus pandemic. The flights resumed on Monday.

25 May 21:03 The Financial Express 1288289579675655743.html
Akwa Ibom decries absence of COVID-19 test centre

Governor Udom Emmanuel at the weekend regretted that in spite of Akwa Ibom’s ‘25 per cent’ contribution to Nigeria’s revenue, the Federal Government was yet to prioritise setting a COVID-19 test centre in the state.

25 May 03:54 The Guardian 7580308504777142814.html
Warangal deaths: All nine victims sedated before thrown into well

All the nine people were found to be sedated and later thrown into an open well in Warangal district.

25 May 11:49 The Hans India 817019415542834235.html
High-power panel seeks further inputs on gas leak incident

The high-power committee set up by the State government to probe the LG Polymers styrene vapour leakage incident on May 7 has decided receive further inputs till May 31 so as to submit its report with

25 May 17:51 The Hindu 6679535024469257338.html
What the papers say – May 26

There is a mixed response from the nation’s papers to Dominic Cummings’s Monday press conference.

25 May 23:46 Jersey Evening Post 6141642773766333768.html
Accountability group calls for COVID-19 transparency, whistleblower protection

OTTAWA - An ad-hoc transparency group is calling on governments to make crucial records related to the COVID-19 pandemic open by default as a measure of acc

25 May 18:17 6669504244969846109.html
Thieves take PPEs as Tshwane school burgled twice in 48 hours

It's understood that criminals broke into the Sikhulisile Primary School on Sunday night and stole personal protective equipment meant for teachers and educators.

25 May 00:00 2308610107106286825.html
Relief for fishermen as Centre lifts ban early

With 5,800 mechanised boats, State will benefit the most in south India

25 May 18:42 The Hindu 6679535026362240704.html
Trichy: Boy, 14, murders girl, 9, after sexual assault bid

A nine-year-old girl, who was found with severe injuries on her head in a jasmine farm at Krishnasamudram near Manapparai, died at the Mahatma Gandhi

25 May 22:48 The Times of India 6060938663773258828.html
Karnataka COVID-19 Tracker: 69 new cases reported on Monday; state tally climbs to 2,158

Karnataka reported 69 fresh cases of coronavirus on Monday, taking the state tally to 2,158. So far, 680 people have been cured and discharged while 43 succumbed to the virus, informed the state health department. Out of the 69 cases, 51 are returnees from Maharashtra.

25 May 08:19 Bangalore Mirror 4632149709781768006.html
Locals target train to NE in Bihar, 1 hurt

SHILLONG: Some locals in Bihar pelted stones at a special train carrying returnees to the North East on Sunday morning injuring a Naga girl.The occupants of the Haryana Express -04072, which passed through Bihar, were stranded residents from various

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999878742870100.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
NDC parliamentary candidate petitions CID over death threats

Parliamentary candidate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) for Awutu Senya East Constituency, Naa Koryoo Okunor, has implored the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service to probe into death threats she has received over the week from assailants.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495756989665.html
Welfare recipients facing five-month delays to exit cashless debit card scheme

Data shows that of the 859 application lodged since September, only 30 have been accepted

25 May 17:30 the Guardian 1491978795282745356.html
What the papers say – May 25

The crisis at No 10 over Dominic Cummings and Boris Johnson dominate the nation’s papers on Monday.

25 May 00:52 Jersey Evening Post 6141642774781164734.html
Complaint Against Anushka Sharma Over Pataal Lok Pic Which Morphed Corrupt Character’s Face On Yogi’s Photo

Nandkoshor Gurjar a BJP MLA from Loni in Uttar Pradesh has filed a complaint against actor Anushka Sharma the producer of controversial web series Pataal Lok, Hindustan Times has reported.

25 May 18:19 Swarajya 4977622829735329011.html
Over 130 people face action for various violations in Oman

The Royal Oman Police ( ROP), has arrested or issued notices to more than 136 people on the first day of Eid Al Fitr for violating the decisions of the Supreme Committee to deal with COVID-19

25 May 09:32 Times of Oman 5168079156250312382.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
Massive fire breaks out in Apoorti market godown

Grocery goods and general goods turned into ashes after a massive fire broke out at godown of Apoorti Super market at Govindpura Industrial area in the morning on Sunday. The godown of Apoorti Super market was gutted in fire due to short circuit borne fire in the early morning hours and locals

25 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783233626954090.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
No way to control crowding at parties in Lake of Ozarks: mayor

Mobs of partiers who flocked to poolside bars at the Lake of the Ozarks in Missouri over Memorial Day weekend can’t be controlled — despite social distancing guidelines, a local mayor

25 May 13:38 New York Post 7654946768950852410.html
Putin back in Kremlim, Russia looks to ease COVID-19 lockdown in some regions

President Vladimir Putin made a rare lockdown appearance in the Kremlin on Monday after officials said improvements in the coronavirus situation ...

25 May 21:10 CNA 5644198863994109616.html
Bolsonaro rallies with supporters amid virus surge

President Jair Bolsonaro hit the streets Sunday for a rally with his supporters, ditching his face mask and breaking social distancing measures even as coronavirus cases surged in Brazil.

25 May 11:15 4715274784476853533.html
SC allows Air India to operate repatriation flights without leaving middle seat empty for 10 days

The top court’s order came on a petition filed by the Centre and Air India against a Bombay High Court order to keep middle seats on planes vacant.

25 May 07:09 8669301693736389681.html
Gamba police stranded after floods maroon station

Homes and offices were rendered inaccessible as officers tried to salvage their property from the water.

25 May 18:08 Daily Nation 7421817125296105232.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
Long walk of the invisible people

By HH MohrmenThere are many images from the COVID – 19 pandemic which will be imprinted in the psyche of the common Indian like the doctors, nurses in their full PPEs performing their duties to save the lives of many victims of corona virus. There is

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999880236801372.html
Safety concerns: WHO halts clinical trial of anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine for Covid-19

The World Health Organization said Monday that it had "temporarily" suspended clinical trials of hydroxychloroquine as a potential treatment for Covid-19 being carried out across a range of countries as a precautionary measure.

25 May 17:00 India Today 4286117813750500576.html
WHO warns of 'second peak' in areas where COVID-19 declining

WHO warns of 'second peak' in areas where COVID-19 declining

25 May 00:00 5710361975583757197.html
Qatar, Azerbaijan to strengthen relations further

Qatar and Azerbaijan have taken many steps over the last 25 years to develop bilateral relations in various sectors. Both countries are interested in the development of economic partnership, including investment, trade and tourism cooperation, said the Embassy of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Doha.

25 May 08:46 The Peninsula 1202843882602084499.html
Covid-19 wrap | Domestic flights resume in India, cemeteries overflow in Yemen as virus deaths spike

Here are the latest developments in the coronavirus crisis.

25 May 11:59 News24 3752801378170805930.html
Delta to provide passengers with hygiene kits

The complimentary “care kits” consist of a face mask, sanitiser gel pouches and an information card…

25 May 00:00 Business Traveller 900610882300584088.html
Police arrest Utah man suspected of killing his Tinder date

A Utah man was arrested Sunday on suspicion of murder after police say he told authorities he killed a 25-year-old woman he had met on the popular dating app Tinder.

25 May 11:18 WVLT 4089046910075245137.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
Youth offenders complying with restrictions - report

Youth offenders are complying with Covid-19 restrictions, according to a report by the University of Limerick which finds the majority of young people have been engaged in "pro-social behaviours and activities" during the pandemic.

25 May 11:36 7595237278728562385.html
WHO pauses study of hydroxychloroquine in global trial

The study has enrolled 3,500 patients in at least 17 countries since March

25 May 17:06 POLITICO 2584151346007659609.html
Australia begins wide-ranging enquiry into deadly bushfires

Fuelled by three years of drought, which experts have attributed to climate change, hundreds of fires, some massive in size, burned across Australia's east coast for months before finally being extinguished in February.

25 May 10:15 The Jakarta Post 7678601103421911190.html
States wanting migrants from Uttar Pradesh may soon need to seek permission as CM Yogi Adityanath moots 2-point strategy

In a two-pronged strategy to secure migrant workers, the Uttar Pradesh government has decided to set up a Migration Commission for employment of such labourers in the state and made it clear that any

25 May 11:35 Deccan Herald 2027555797301047540.html
SC allows Air India to operate non-scheduled foreign flights with middle seats booking for 10 days

The Supreme Court on Monday, while hearing an urgent plea against Bombay High Court's order to keep middle seats vacant in international flights in compliance with social distancing norms.

25 May 08:23 Free Press Journal 9080771788116259907.html
Cancellations add to flyers’ woes at Chennai airport

Chennai airport handled only 19 departures and 17 arrivals on Monday

25 May 19:02 The Hindu 6679535026280565494.html
The lockdown breach questions Dominic Cummings has yet to clarify

Boris Johnson’s aide failed to draw a line under affair that has caused fury across the UK

25 May 19:32 the Guardian 1491978794446092183.html
District admin Pulwama launched Corona Rath to aware people about COVID -19

The Rising Kashmir provides the most comprehensive coverage news, breaking news,videos, information on Kashmir, politics, cricket and more.

25 May 22:12 Rising Kashmir 9025326238045130935.html
No end to struggle of migrant workers even after reaching home

No end to struggle of migrant workers even after reaching home. The corona-fuelled lockdown having shattered their dreams, they are now walking, cycling and hitchhiking hundreds of miles under an unforgiving sun blazing down at over 40 degrees to reach their homes in an impoverished Bihar, where an uncertain future awaits them.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372382738122335.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
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
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
Qatar COVID-19 tracing app stirs rare privacy backlash

Unprecedented access to users’ location data has prompted fears about state surveillance

25 May 08:53 Gulf News 2086521545251805548.html
Interns on COVID-19 duty in Ujjain demand stipends

Students of a private medical college face legal action for staying away from work

25 May 16:04 The Hindu 6679535024299351936.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
Accountability group calls for COVID-19 transparency, whistleblower protection

OTTAWA — An ad-hoc transparency group is calling on governments to make crucial records related to the COVID-19 pandemic open by default as a measure of accountability to the public.

25 May 18:17 52741010764891452.html
Two workers of Toronto Loblaws test positive for COVID-19, now isolating at home

TORONTO — Two workers at a Loblaws grocery store at the old Maple Leaf Gardens in Toronto have tested positive for COVID-19. Loblaw says it closed the store briefly to allow for additional cleaning and has since reopened.

25 May 14:34 52741009925374489.html
Iowa sees Sunday surge of COVID-19 deaths, confirmed cases

Iowa saw a surge of COVID-19 deaths and coronavirus cases over a 36-hour period, with 10 additional deaths and 436 new cases confirmed by midday Monday.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442326509920.html
Boy slashed to neck and face and stabbed in leg in horror park gang attack

The young boy emotionally told his gran: 'The reason I was running was to come and say my last goodbye to my mum before I died'

25 May 18:23 Liverpool Echo 7727211173405067230.html
Jeffrey Epstein: Up to 130 people claim they could be child of dead financier with £470m fortune

More than 100 people claim they could be the offspring of the deceased financier Jeffrey Epstein, who is thought to have had a personal fortune of around £470 million.A DNA company, which set up a website called, said as many as 130 people had come forward – including a number of Britons

25 May 11:15 Yahoo 7097669636951004590.html
19 arrive in private airliner from Ahmedabad

As many as 19 passengers arrived in Belagavi from Ahmedabad, capital of the high-risk State of Gujarat, ​​​​​on a private airliner on Monday. A team of district officials, led by Assistant Commissione

25 May 08:31 The Hindu 6679535026013433159.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
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
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
Uttar Pradesh News: State Govt Releases 2257 Convicts on Parole For 8 Weeks to Decongest jails

The development comes after the Supreme Court in March directed decongesting of prisons in a bid to maintain social distancing amid Coronavirus lockdown.

25 May 17:36 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | 7150386082804490272.html
How a “Bunch of Badass Queer Anarchists” Are Teaming Up With Locals to Block a Pipeline Through Appalachia

“People that grow up in places like this, seeing their environment destroyed, it stirs them, it causes people to want to get involved, and that’s why I’m here.”

25 May 00:00 Mother Jones 3045746899540095439.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
Communities unite to fight COVID-19

Government’s efforts to limit the spread of COVID-19 in Qatar, have received overwhelming support from the community in the form of volunteering work and contributions like cash, logistic and services by individuals and companies. Qatari youth became the source of inspiration by becoming volunteers.

25 May 08:38 The Peninsula 1202843881788003157.html
Man arrested after swimming moat to enter Japan palace grounds

The Imperial Palace in Tokyo is among Japan's most popular tourist destinations

25 May 09:53 Gulf News 2086521544949334532.html
Couples looking to be reunited in Denmark asked to show love letters

Denmark has eased its coronavirus restrictions and is now allowing in visitors seeking to be reunited with their better halves  — so long as they can prove their romance is real. People who

25 May 22:15 New York Post 7654946769045879497.html
Italy Travel: This Is Why It Should Soon Be Possible For All Tourists

Italy is welcoming tourists back from June 3–but only Europeans not international visitors. Italian travel experts believe others can pack their bags soon for an Italian holiday–possibly from June 15 if EU borders reopen. Overseas arrivals will depend on COVID-19 levels in Italy and other countries.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531566655984.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
Coronavirus Update: Death Tally Crosses 4K Mark, Total Cases Reach 1,38,845; Here’s The Latest State-Wise Data

A record 6,977 new coronavirus cases and 154 more fatalities were reported in the last 24 hours in India, taking the total number of such cases on Monday (25 May) to 1,38,845, a Health Ministry data revealed.

25 May 11:04 Swarajya 4977622828559174523.html
Denigrating Goa in SSC English paper: BJP suspects conspiracy

NT NETWORK Panaji Stating that the pro-Portugal tendencies in the educational sector, especially existing in teachers, are dangerous for the future of you

25 May 18:45 The Navhind Times 3656927215026256916.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
A way forward for Jewish Day Schools in today's new world - Opeds

Experts weigh in on what to do so that US Jewish Day Schools can open safely in September, and what Israel's schools can do now. Op-ed..

25 May 13:28 Israel National News 5374683669990687453.html
Fine Gael TDs want economic ‘realism’, Coveney told

Tanaiste Simon Coveney has been told by Fine Gael figures that there must be “realism” and prudence in any economic plans after the Covid-19 pandemic.

25 May 21:25 Irishexaminer 8196011178441204449.html
Drone Deliveries In Canberra Surge 500%

Wing, a drone delivery company that is owned by Alphabet, has been trialling its services in Canberra, and since February, the firm has recorded a 500% increase in its delivery volumes.

25 May 00:00 channelnews 7653493205061868642.html
Three new COVID cases in Puducherry

Three more persons test positive for COVID-19 in Puducherry on Monday taking the tally to 32.While two cases were reported in Muthialpet, the third was detected in Reddiarpalayam.Health Minister Malla

25 May 18:15 The Hindu 6679535026352992342.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
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
What A Trans-Tasman ‘Bubble’ Could Look Like For Australia And New Zealand

As New Zealand continues its efforts to eradicate Covid-19 and move closer to alert level 1, Australia and other Pacific island nations are being considered for a Trans-Tasman travel "bubble." Here's what that might look like.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532088433749.html
Punjab: Without salary since January, PU contractual staff left in the lurch

The employees, who include plumbers, maintenance workers, and helpers employed to work in hostels and administrative offices of the university, have been shuttling between contractors and university officials, but to no avail.

25 May 00:10 The Indian Express 2885715103956157157.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
Spain health workers protest at virus shortages

Spanish health workers on the front line of the fight against coronavirus gathered on Monday outside hospitals in the Madrid region to rally against shortages of protective equipment.

25 May 22:00 Digital Journal 4566489171792564636.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 9037559357831130088.html
Trump’s And Biden’s Memorial Day Events Highlight Starkly Different Campaign Tones

The president’s raucous Baltimore visit coincided with the former vice president’s somber wreath laying.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531217705157.html
Tributes paid to Scots mountain climber one year on from death in Indian avalanche

Dad-of-two Martin Moran was among a group of eight who were caught up in an avalanche on India's Nanda Devi mountain last year.

25 May 17:00 dailyrecord 552235480484485941.html
'People will die' after Boris defends Cummings for 'undermining lockdown'

People observed lockdown because they thought 'we're all in this together', a government scientist has said.

25 May 11:29 Metro 970161748467733501.html
Premier Mark McGowan lifts intrastate travel restrictions in time for public holiday

Premier Mark McGowan has announced that intrastate borders wold be lifted by the end of this week.

25 May 04:47 The Age 7967730562037231386.html
In Philippine slums, heat, hunger take a toll under lockdown

MANILA (Reuters) - One by one, Michelle Asinto’s six children take the plate of rice doused in soy sauce and eat their share before passing it on.

25 May 11:18 Reuters 8334514180088313166.html
Hair salons could safely reopen at end of June, industry body says

Federation calls for earlier reopening with strict health restrictions in place

25 May 07:11 The Irish Times 8204772968913242719.html
Innocent victims of political games

By Barnes MawrieIt is a well known fact that “it is unfortunate to be poor in India and it is even more unfortunate to be poor during these years of the BJP rule.” The present government is proving more and more to be an anti-poor government. The ant

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999880398833611.html
Scrambler yob being chased tried to get into woman's car

Police appealing for information after scary incident at traffic lights in Kirkby

25 May 18:51 Liverpool Echo 7727211173669617931.html
Ondo APC Unity Forum’s leader joins Akeredolu’s camp

Peter Dada, Akure A leader of the Unity Forum of the All Progressives Congress in Ondo State, Mr Idowu Otetubi, has dumped the group to join the Governor Rotimi Akeredolu’s camp in the party. Ote...

25 May 08:55 Punch Newspapers 3524240995069665429.html
57th Anniversary of Africa Day: India Unites with Africa to Fight Corona

It’s the 57th Anniversary of Africa Day! Commemorated every year on 25th May, the day asserts Africa’s dignity and contributions to human civilisation. On this day, Africans pay tribute to their founding fathers who established the Organisation of African Unity, now known as the African Union.

25 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783232820641708.html
New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern Keeps Calm As Earthquake Hits While On TV

The New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has been going viral (again) - this time after an earthquake struck.

25 May 08:14 SPIN South West 8165439736026204979.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
Ethiopia records highest daily Covid-19 rise with 88 new cases

Thirteen are said to have travel history from abroad.

25 May 00:00 The East African 3857388831043966308.html
Japan ends state of emergency

Economy Minister Yasutoshi Nishimura told reporters that experts on a government-commissioned panel approved the plan to end the state of emergency that has lasted for more than a month and a half.

25 May 03:38 The Hindu 6679535025338068952.html
Mayors conserve water

The Okanagan Basin Water Board's Okanagan WaterWise program has released a video of Okanagan mayors to show how they conserve water in their yards as part of the annual Make Water Work campaign.

25 May 18:00 Castanet 616068602812391424.html
Gardai break up brawl in Cork city as videos of mass fight on residential street examined

A string of serious public order incidents have plagued the city and suburbs over the weekend

25 May 10:40 Irish Mirror 2875825628871864304.html
Georgia's MFA: Return of ambassador depends on Ukrainian government's steps

Georgia's Foreign Ministry on May 25 held the first ad hoc meeting with Georgian Ambassador to Ukraine Teimuraz Sharashenidze to hear his update.

25 May 22:59 UNIAN 6863008971615612397.html
Boris Johnson will pay a price for standing by Cummings

If the UK Prime Minister's most important adviser did nothing wrong, why did all sides work so hard to conceal what he did?

25 May 00:20 Australian Financial Review 3974284487677444545.html
180 arrested in fresh weekend protests over national security law in Hong Kong

Protesters returned to the streets Sunday as thousands turned out to decry Beijing's planned national security for Hong Kong At least 180 people were arrested in Causeway Bay and Wan Chai for offenses including participating in an authorized...

25 May 04:46 Coconuts 8871564983991436630.html
ICMR sits on proposal to try Rs 5 arthritis drug in Covid cases

India News: The affordable and time-tested anti-inflammatory arthritis drug has the potential to prevent thousands of deaths due to Covid-19. Indomethacin has bee

25 May 21:33 The Times of India 6060938664185401226.html
Perthshire men’s support group ‘delighted’ to secure £10k funding support

A Perthshire support group for men has secured £10,000 in National Lottery funding.

25 May 11:26 The Courier 4275302767737628445.html
HESTA begins search for 2020’s best early childhood educators – nominate now

Nominations are now open for the 2020 HESTA Early Childhood Education & Care Awards, with a $30,000 prize pool up for grabs in recognition of early childhood educators and carers who have demonstrated excellence in improving learning outcomes for children.

25 May 00:00 The Sector 628795922235550274.html
Vague on wave

"We dread the coming, not of more ripples, not more waves, but a tsunami."   From January to February until the middle of March, we were quite complacent, basking in the number of cases quite low compared to the rest of humanity. Because that is what our Department of Health told us.

25 May 00:10 4715274785275058209.html
Cleaning crews ready for reopening in post-pandemic US

Tables, chairs, counters, doors: reopened US businesses and restaurants will have to focus on thorough disinfecting if they want to lure customers, and cleaning companies are preparing for an explosion in demand.

25 May 11:30 4715274784475833811.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
Indiana reports 354 more confirmed COVID-19 cases

State health officials said Monday that 354 more Indiana residents have been diagnosed with COVID-19, and an additional eight people have died from the disease.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441115202893.html
Boris Johnson 'regrets confusion' about Dominic Cummings' trip but says 'I had a lot on'

The under-fire Prime Minister told today's Downing Street briefing when asked about the Dominic Cummings controversy: "Yes, of course I do regret the confusion and the anger and the pain that people feel"

25 May 18:31 mirror 675785261570392598.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
£150k boost for Mail Force as Sky TV boss helps PPE charity fund soar to £8.9million

Jeremy Darroch (pictured middle) has donated £50,000 of his own cash while £100,000 has come from the broadcaster.

25 May 21:29 Mail Online 124328111669452647.html
P240K mj seized from ‘BoC rep’ in Malate

OPERATIVES from the Manila Police District (MPD) confiscated six blocks of marijuana with a street value of about P240,000, from a man claiming to be a 'customs representative,’ during a buy-bust operation in Malate, Manila yesterday.

25 May 08:38 Journal Online 6375127392082646633.html
307 ha of fallow land brought under cultivation during lockdown

NT NETWORK Panaji Though the lockdown, which has been imposed in the wake of COVID-19 pandemic for the last over two months, has had an adverse impact on

25 May 18:44 The Navhind Times 3656927215853037906.html
Coronavirus lockdowns stifle Eid celebrations as infections rise

RIYADH: Muslims around the world began marking a sombre Eid al-Fitr on Sunday (May 24), many under coronavirus lockdown, but lax restrictions ...

25 May 04:50 CNA 5644198864251128153.html
Early take-off: On resumption of air travel

With no consensus on health monitoring of passengers among States, travel remains risky

25 May 18:32 The Hindu 6679535025849197134.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
Russia seeks 18-year prison term for ex-US Marine in spy trial

Prosecutors in Russia's spy trial have asked a court to sentence former US Marine Paul Whelan to 18 years in prison for allegedly accepting state secrets, according to his lawyer.

25 May 13:00 Aljazeera 6642629763488934240.html
Trump gives himself 'great reviews' on 'The Chinese Virus' on Memorial Day

The cruelty is the point.

25 May 22:26 Boing Boing 4601305169605524232.html
Farmers, NGOs oppose KCR’s regulating farming plan

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao’s plan to regulate farming in the State has met with strong criticism from farmers, farmers’ unions and non-governmental organisations (NGOs) working in th

25 May 04:25 BusinessLine 5283600324278063.html
Varadkar hails ‘day of hope’ as no new Covid-19 deaths reported

The last day when no death was reported in Ireland was on March 21.

25 May 18:23 Irishexaminer 8196011179833150767.html
FG rules out involvement in Bash Ali record fight

The Federal Government has said it won’t be involved in veteran boxer Bash Ali’s Guinness World Record boxing fight, adding that the proposed bout falls under the purview of the Nigerian Boxing Boa...

25 May 04:58 Punch Newspapers 3524240995863894999.html
Nigerians abroad urged to pressurise UK government on Madueke’s repatriation

Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, has urged Nigerians in the United Kingdom (UK) to pressurise

25 May 04:03 The Guardian 7580308504750534807.html
Thousands without power in Western Australia after once in a decade storm

Around 50,000 customers were without power on Monday due to storm-related outages after remnants of Cyclone Mangga hit a cold front and brought squalling rain and emergency level storm warnings to the south of the state.

25 May 04:44 Hindustan Times 696565557945924232.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
One-year-old baby strangled to death by bedroom blind cord as coroner issues urgent alert saying more will die

A CORONER issued an urgent alert after a one-year-old baby was strangled to death by a bedroom blind cord. Tragic tot Rifky Grossberger stood up in her cot and became entangled in the looped cable.…

25 May 11:04 The Sun 7379604592716188195.html
Group exposes alleged plot to smear Governor Emmanuel

A group in Akwa Ibom, Good Governance Assembly, says it has uncovered a sinister plot to sponsor a campaign of calumny against the state governor, Udom Emmanuel

25 May 17:45 Legit 3764253649577278771.html
Govt to site Military Base at Agogo to check illegal activities of Fulani herdsmen

As part of measures in curbing the increasing insecurity in the area such as illegal activities of nomadic Fulani herdsmen and other heinous crimes, the government plans to build a military base in Asante Akim North District capital, Agogo in the Ashanti Region.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495308155825.html
‘We can get it done here’: Africa’s tech scene tackles coronavirus

Watching from afar as much of the world was brought to its knees by the coronavirus, Africa's scientists, engineers and innovators.

25 May 08:27 Vanguard News 4125100340692479825.html
Domestic flights resume after two months; many say flights cancelled without notice

Domestic passenger flights resumed in India after a gap of two months and the country will see around 600 services on Monday.

25 May 04:57 Oneindia 2023829371428037537.html
A last resort to save tourist season: 'Travel bubbles' emerge as solution to Europe's summer woes

Facing the loss of a significant part of their economies, some countries in Europe are banding together to ease travel restrictions and avoid quarantines.

25 May 08:40 Yahoo 7097669637360473016.html
Dominic Cummings 'dressed like a GP' and his 'weak vocal tone while sitting forward in chair hinted at humility' but his 'discomfort increased at mention of Barnard Castle', says body language expert JUDI JAMES

Judi James said the Prime Minister's top aide had 'an air of low-key humility' as he addressed the nation this afternoon after facing calls to resign over claims he broke coronavirus rules.

25 May 18:26 Mail Online 124328110618987931.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
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
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
WHO warns of 'second peak' in areas where Covid-19 declining

GENEVA, May 26 — Countries where coronavirus infections are declining could still face an “immediate second peak” if they let up too soon on measures to halt the outbreak, the World Health Organisation said yesterday. The world is still in the middle of the first wave of the coronavirus...

25 May 22:59 Malaymail 302165934952851465.html
Labour Laws: Legal hurdles, trade union opposition force some states to pull back major changes

The move also comes close on the heels of the Madhya Pradesh government last week amending its proposed changes to labour laws, citing the need for legal consent before workers are asked to work overtime.

25 May 21:35 The Indian Express 2885715104425430201.html
Trump slams Biden ad critical of golf outing

President Trump late Sunday lashed out at Joe Biden after the likely Democrat nominee criticized his golf outing earlier in the day as the country approaches 100,000 coronavirus deaths.

25 May 07:24 Fox News 7362823819897668519.html
WHO warns of ‘second peak’ in areas where COVID-19 declining

Countries where coronavirus infections are declining could still face an "immediate second peak" if they let up too soon on measures to halt the outbreak, the World Health Organisation said on Monday.

25 May 22:55 Bdnews24 8119004130242809878.html
Joe Biden makes 1st in-person appearance in more than 2 months

For the first time in more than two months, presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden made an in-person appearance for Memorial Day.

25 May 11:40 Fox 4 8372747776868211528.html
WATCH: New Zealand PM's epic reaction while earthquake strikes during her live interview

The capital city and its nearby areas were shaken up by a 5.8 magnitude earthquake while Ardern's live interview was underway.

25 May 06:05 DNA India 7533428660752250880.html
Oca places 4 streets in Bgy. 28 on total lockdown

THE local government of Caloocan city yesterday denied report circulating on social media that another barangay in the city will be placed on total lockdown starting today, Tuesday.

25 May 08:36 Journal Online 6375127392751676708.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
HC seeks govt. reply on encroachment of tanks

Telangana High Court directed the State government to file counter affidavits in two PIL petitions relating to alleged encroachments of water bodies surrounding the State capital. A bench of Chief Jus

25 May 17:18 The Hindu 6679535024827528250.html
Clark County election worker tests positive for COVID-19

A worker at the Clark County Election Department’s main office has tested positive for COVID-19.

25 May 22:01 Las Vegas Review-Journal 8640648836641305087.html
Salon shop owners face a cut in earnings

Drop in customers and increase in operating costs put them in soup

25 May 18:16 The Hindu 6679535025396960233.html
John Mahama will still win if a new register is compiled - NDC's Adams Yussif

NDC aspiring Member of Parliament in the Asante- Akyem North constituency, Alhaji Sulley Adams Yussif has said the NDC is resisting the Electoral Commission’s attempt to compile a new voter’s register because it will disenfranchise majority of Ghanaians.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495551782429.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
Coronavirus: France has fourth most deaths as Spain revises down toll

French now behind only US, UK and Italy as Spain reduces number by 2,000

25 May 22:34 Gulf News 2086521544517632891.html
Patient escapes SVP, returns after testing +ve

Ellisbridge cops file complaint against Sarkhej resident for endangering lives; SVP submits report to higher-ups

25 May 00:30 Ahmedabad Mirror 2891158803225286288.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
Bishops round on Boris: Church leaders say CofE may now refuse to work with government on Covid response after PM's 'risible' defence of Dominic Cummings that 'broke trust of nation'

Bishops have reacted with fury on social media, saying Mr Johnson's defence of Cummings is an 'insult' and that he has 'no respect for the people.'

25 May 12:17 Mail Online 124328110950441329.html
Man charged after refusing to wear face mask on NZ flight

A man is due to appear in court after allegedly refusing to wear a face mask on an Air Chathams flight. The man is also accused of making ...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042080570382790.html
Afghan ceasefire holds as prisoner release expected

A surprise Taliban ceasefire appeared Monday to be holding for a second day, as authorities planned to release up to 2,000 insurgents held by security forces.

25 May 08:40 Digital Journal 4566489172693597299.html
Ebus ready to roll again

Ebus has announced it is relaunching service starting June 4.

25 May 17:19 Castanet 616068603383391771.html
Edo discharges one more COVID-19 patient - The Nation Nigeria

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said that the state has discharged one more coronavirus (COVID-19) patient from its isolation centre

25 May 17:59 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900119758779.html
Reports: Russian mediation reopens major highway in NE Syria

Traffic returned to a major highway in northeastern Syria for the first time in seven months on Monday, following Russian mediation to reopen parts of the road captured last year by Turkey-backed opposition fighters. Syrian Kurdish media and a Syrian Kurdish official said several vehicles accompanied

25 May 12:22 Yahoo 7097669637653891946.html
US Copyright Office Says It's Time to Update the DMCA – Mostly in Favour of Rightsholders

The US Copyright Office has released a long-awaited, 192-page report that could give the music and movie industry an opening to fight for stricter enforcement of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act.

25 May 21:00 Gizmodo UK 8363059002345263047.html
Explained: Migrants' 'ghar wapsi' behind COVID-19 spike in India?

Monday is the fourth-straight day that India has reported the biggest one-day rise in the number, with 6,977 new infections, reported in the last 24 hours, taking the country's tally to 1,38,845, while the death toll rose to 4,021.

25 May 08:23 Oneindia 2023829370987318582.html
Japan set to end Tokyo’s state of emergency

The measure has been in place in the city since April 7.

25 May 03:01 Jersey Evening Post 6141642773595178501.html
Three snatch SUV in Anambra - The Nation Nigeria

Three persons have been arrested by police for allegedly snatching at gunpoint a Toyota Highlander Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV) and other valuables

25 May 21:38 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900773098560.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
1.50 Lakh MP Students About To Become Doctors, Engineers Under MMMVY

Madhya Pradesh government deposits fees worth Rs 326,,69,85,000 in the accounts of the students.

25 May 04:04 League of India 8067868025050457792.html
Paul Kearns death: First picture of man who died in alleged Ayrshire ‘shooting’

THIS is the first picture of the man who died in an alleged Ardrossan shooting yesterday. Paul Kearns, 42, was killed in the alleged firearms incident at a house in Nithsdale Road in the Ayrshire t…

25 May 11:24 The Scottish Sun 6609127673592454793.html
Lake Burley Griffin gets $3 million in improvements

After half a century, Canberra's iconic lake will receive a $3 million improvement.

25 May 22:58 The Canberra Times 8662394329525179829.html
Bizarre moment man uses cabbage leaf as facemask during interview about murdered girl

The man in Peniche, Portugal wore a makeshift face mask to 'protect' against coronavirus as he was interviewed about his neighbours' arrest after Valentina Fonseca was found dead

25 May 12:50 mirror 675785261181103528.html
FBI investigating Ahmaud Arbery shooting as possible hate crime, lawyer says

Attorney for family of black jogger shot by white men says federal authorities are looking into prosecutors and police in caseThe FBI is investigating the shooting of Ahmaud Arbery, a black jogger, by two white men as a possible hate crime, the Arbery family’s attorney said Monday, claiming that federal

25 May 22:19 Yahoo 7097669638422519443.html
A look at how provinces plan to emerge from COVID-19 shutdown

Provinces have been releasing plans for easing restrictions that were put in place to limit the spread of COVID-19.Here is what some of the provinces have a

25 May 08:00 6669504245897681555.html
WHO temporarily halts hydroxychloroquine, chloroquine trials for coronavirus treatment pending safety review

The World Health Organization said it will temporarily halt global trials of hydroxychloroquine – the malaria drug President Trump said he is taking to prevent coronavirus infection – and chloroquine after a study showed that hospitalized coronavirus patients taking the drugs have a higher mortality rate.

25 May 17:34 Fox News 7362823819587786311.html
Herat Roads Crowded During Eid Despite Lockdown

Despite orders of provincial officials in Herat--a COVID-19 hotspot--to stay locked-down and practice social distancing, footage shows crowded roads and streets during the Eid holiday. 

25 May 11:42 TOLO news 5578851438193300905.html
46 new cases in Assam, tally rises to 392

GUWAHATI: Forty-six new coronavirus cases were reported in Assam on Sunday, taking the COVID-19 tally to 392 in the state, Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said.Eight COVID-19 cases were reported from the Sarusajai Quarantine Facility in the eveni

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999878413430815.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
Who is Dominic Cummings - Boris Johnson's key aide grabbing news headlines in lockdown row?

Clamour seeking Cummings’ resignation as Johnson’s adviser has been growing after he took a 400 kilometre-journey during the lockdown.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965377811021.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
Jacinda Ardern calmly continues interview during earthquake in New Zealand

An earthquake that struck near the New Zealand capital city of Wellington while Prime Minister Ja...

25 May 08:46 Newstalk 7635722258739897886.html
Several high school students in Georgia tested positive for COVID-19 after attending a drive-through graduation parade

Several high school students in Georgia tested positive for COVID-19 after participating in a drive-through graduation ceremony, school officials said in a letter to students’ families that was first reported by CNN.

25 May 21:51 Business Insider Malaysia 8325046882509609480.html
Uttar Pradesh releases skill map of migrant workers

State government says it will provide them jobs as per their skills, experience.

25 May 18:29 The Hindu 6679535025779182519.html
Police Gun Down Bulawayo Man Driving With His Girlfriend…. More Details Emerge

Police Gun Down Bulawayo Man.... More Details Emerge. More details have emerged on the strange case of the late Paul Munakopa, 34,who was fatally shot

25 May 07:07 iHarare News 2755902707396486864.html
Violent fight filmed breaking out on plane after ‘one passenger touches another’

The scrap broke out on the Ural Airlines Airbus A320 which had social distancing in place after the plane had flown from the Black Sea resort Sochi to Russian capital Moscow

25 May 11:23 mirror 675785260122208349.html
Virtual courts to be set up for trying petty offences

HC’s computer committee enters into MoU with SBI for payment gateway services

25 May 18:19 The Hindu 6679535024610204747.html
Motorists on Shrophire's roads get speed limit warning

Drivers are being urged to keep to the speed limit on Shropshire's roads as lockdown eases.

25 May 14:15 Shropshire Star 3480199991222226903.html
Coronavirus lockdown: India Post to home-deliver fruits in some Bihar cities

The partnership has been forged to address the woes of litchi and mango cultivators in the state due to the lockdown to contain the spread of coronavirus.

25 May 08:05 The Financial Express 1288289581576057201.html
Maintenance process set in motion at Jubilant Generics

90 employees called to work today to prepare machines for drug production Mysore/Mysuru: Nanjangud-based Jubilant Generics, an extended arm of Jubilant Life Sciences, has been preparing to start operations. The company which was shut due to COVID-19 will resume operations soon with the guidelines by Indian Council for Medical Research (ICMR). The State Government has...

25 May 13:14 Star of Mysore 1698039377751127000.html
New Zealand leader continues TV interview during earthquake

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern barely skipped a beat when an earthquake struck during a live television interview on Monday morning.

25 May 03:10 independent 5894610845847304049.html
PM Modi Greets Abu Dhabi Crown Prince, Bangladesh PM On Eid

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday conveyed Eid-ul-Fitr greetings to Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan and Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, and discussed the situation emerging out of the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 19:40 5090057681323140511.html
Group alleges fresh evidence of N25 billion spending on imaginary road repairs by NDDC

Fresh allegation of extra-budgetary spending is rocking the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) as a group has accused the agency of spending N25 billion on regional contingency road repairs not appropriated for in the 2019 fiscal framework.

25 May 04:10 The Guardian 7580308504219000493.html
Israel’s Netanyahu vows to push ahead with plans to annex parts of occupied West Bank

The comments threatened to push Israel closer to a confrontation with Arab and European partners, and could deepen what is becoming a growing partisan divide over Israel in Washington

25 May 17:50 The Globe and Mail 68426410568612747.html
US expands travel ban to Brazil, poised to cross 100,000 toll

The travel ban goes into effect from Friday and applies to immigrants and non-immigrants from Brazil, same as earlier orders suspending travelers from China, Iran, the Schengen area, the United Kingdom and Ireland.

25 May 15:58 Hindustan Times 696565558096548189.html
Goa makes Covid-19 negative certificate mandatory for people entering state

The Chief Minister said that Goa is the only state to conduct 13,000 Covid-19 tests on all the people who have entered the borders

25 May 04:17 Business-Standard 1502508925158987774.html
Japan's ANA leads way as masks become new normal in virus-era air travel

From June, All Nippon Airways will require all passengers to wear face masks inside airports and aboard aircraft.

25 May 06:39 The Japan Times 6673764367828552661.html
Flights back in the air, but carry very few passengers

Patronage on day one despite COVID-19 threat and restrictions augur well for air services, it is felt

25 May 22:03 The Hindu 6679535024230615527.html
Lockdown 4.0: After Fresh Spike in Cases, Ghaziabad to Seal Border With Delhi Once Again

In a statement today, the district administration said that those providing essential services won't need passes and their IDs will be sufficient.

25 May 11:56 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | 7150386084746443563.html
Assemblyman's overspeeding vehicle runs over young apprentice, kills her on the spot

Correspondence from the Volta Region

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495351890004.html
Arutz Sheva readers invited to Zoom discussion with Atty. Mark Langfan - US & Canada

Chairman for Americans For A Safe Israel will be holding a special Zoom session titled: 'West Bank Annexation: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly'

25 May 19:18 Israel National News 5374683668869784296.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
South East rejects IGP’s community policing template

Governors and leaders of the South East have opposed the implementation of the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu’s community policing template until he complies with the agreement reached with them on the issue.

25 May 04:36 The Guardian 7580308505135631359.html
House seeks schools fumigation before resumption

The House of Representatives has asked the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, to ensure that all schools in the country, whether ...

25 May 22:00 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900696538998.html
Why this CM is the toast of India

Why this CM is the toast of India. Kerala's Pinarayi Vijayan is a cut above the rest in Indian politics today, precisely in his remarkable ability to look beyond the horizon. His was probably the only government that began planning for the incoming pandemic as early as in February, notes M K Bhadrakumar.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372382715359743.html
Mother's Day gatherings boosted COVID-19 cases, health minister says

TORONTO — Mother's Day gatherings contrary to physical distancing rules helped boost Ontario's COVID-19 cases, the health minister said Monday, and those rising numbers — plus concern over a large crowd at a Toronto park over the weekend — are delayi

25 May 21:32 52741009520013229.html
Punjab: Led by former MP, Patiala group gives ‘dignified farewell’ to migrants leaving state

The 'Corona Helping Group' was born after a group of residents from Guru Nanak Nagar Colony and some employees of the Diesel Loco Modernisation Works (DMW) unit of Railways in Patiala came together and started collecting funds to help migrants.

25 May 03:13 The Indian Express 2885715105180988915.html
Delhi IGI airport opens for domestic flights! Flyers note these 10 points before departure and arrival

Coronavirus COVID 19 Lockdown 4.0 travel guidelines for Delhi Airport: All flyers have to download the Aarogya Setu App on their phones, prior to reaching the IGI airport/at the forecourt itself. DIAL has made provisions for designated gates to airlines to enter into the terminal building.

25 May 15:38 The Financial Express 1288289580487665699.html
Viewers fume as Paddington pushed from TV schedule due to Dominic Cummings

The feel-good film was meant to air on Bank Holiday Monday.

25 May 21:11 Metro 970161747433659555.html
Delhi records 13,418 covid cases, CM Kejriwal says situation is still under control

Delhi government directed private hospitals with a capacity of 50 beds to reserve 20% of their total bed strength for coronavirus patients

25 May 11:41 Deccan Chronicle 7881006364316593898.html
WWII veteran beats COVID-19, honored on 100th birthday

An Army Air Corps veteran who survived WWII has now beaten the coronavirus after being "in the fight of his life," according to a report on Friday. 

25 May 04:31 Fox News 7362823821501257398.html
Netanyahu becomes the first Israeli prime minister to stand trial over corruption and fraud cases

Last year, Netanyahu was indicted on bribery, fraud, and breach of trust charges as part of three separate corruption cases.

25 May 07:15 Yahoo 7097669637058355779.html
13 charges laid after dramatic downtown police pursuit

Toronto police have laid 13 charges against a Toronto man they allege was involved in a dramatic police pursuit through the downtown core which also involved a stolen police cruiser.

25 May 21:25 680News 8014034333083520555.html
Migrants walk through 'hell' to reach 'heaven' in Bihar but stare at uncertain future

Hungry and exhausted, these migrant workers are arriving at Sonathu and other villages in Bihar's Aurangabad district from places as far-off as Surat, Mumbai, Delhi, Jaipur and Chennai every day, carrying tales of trauma and tribulation.

25 May 08:15 The Economic Times 7653256037903075325.html
Gujarat: Massive Seizure Of Meat After Police Raid Illegal Slaughterhouse, Rescue 75 Cattle

The area has been identified as a Coronavirus hotspot and declared as red zone. 

25 May 11:09 Swarajya 4977622830381912069.html
Woman suffers internal bleeding after pharmacist gives wrong medication

A senior pharmacist who gave the wrong medication to a customer, causing her internal bleeding, doctored records then tried to blame a colleague...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079174450153.html
Gavin Williamson backs Dominic Cummings as Black Country Tory MPs keep quiet

Gavin Williamson has defended Dominic Cummings over allegations that he breached Government lockdown rules, insisting that "at no stage" did he break the law.

25 May 11:55 Express & Star 7324224459083457987.html
Authorities: Bear attacks mountain biker in southern Montana

BILLINGS, Montana (AP) — A mountain biker was attacked by a grizzly bear Monday near the southern Montana community of Big Sky, according to authorities. Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks...

25 May 21:43 The Seattle Times 9121942837363382800.html
Brian Reade: Cummings' gag about testing his eyes was a true Bank Holiday comedy

Thanks to Downing Street for putting on Carry On Bullsh*tting featuring Dominic Cummings, reminding me of the comedy films I used to watch on Bank Holidays when I was growing up

25 May 21:13 mirror 675785261057325926.html
Man who carried out 'barbaric' circumcision on baby boy jailed for three years

Philip Ogbewe, who is from Nigeria but has been living in Ireland for 20 years, pleaded guilty to reckless endangerment of life

25 May 17:35 Irish Mirror 2875825628266233127.html
1,38,845 coronavirus cases, 4021 deaths; highest-ever spike of 6,977 cases

The number of active Covid-19 cases climbed to 77,103 while 57,720 people have recovered and one patient has migrated

25 May 08:39 Deccan Chronicle 7881006362487718927.html
Coronavirus outbreak: India records biggest surge of COVID-19 cases for fourth day

The Union Health Ministry on Monday said that the number of coronavirus cases has hit a new high in the country as India reported 6,977 new cases in the last 24 hours. The total number of COVID-19 cases in India stands at 1,38,845.

25 May 04:55 Oneindia 2023829371416765943.html
Govt's wheat procurement surpasses last year's level of 34.1 million tonnes despite COVID-19 hurdles

Wheat procurement target has been set at 40.7MT for the 2020-21 marketing year. Although the wheat marketing year runs from April-March, the bulk of procurement is normally done in the first three months.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964276433670.html
Dog called Guardian refused to leave sister after she was killed on road

But there was a happy ending for the puppy, who has now been adopted.

25 May 10:39 Metro 970161748632452258.html
Afghan President Vows to Release Another 2,000 Taliban Prisoners

Afghanistan’s President Ashraf Ghani says he will expedite the release of 2,000 prisoners in response to a Taliban ceasefire.

25 May 18:14 Breitbart 3148363491537294846.html
Americans spend holiday at beaches and parks as virus death toll nears 100,000

The New York Times filled its entire front page with the names and select­ed detail­s of 1,000 victim­s on Sunday­

25 May 13:41 The Express Tribune 1105816787827834381.html
Migrant workers of Odisha cross into Chittoor from Tamil Nadu

Urge A.P. authorities to arrange transport to their home State

25 May 17:56 The Hindu 6679535025222527687.html
"Idea Of Flying Really Scary": Jitters As Domestic Flights Resume

Domestic flights resumed in the country on Monday even as coronavirus cases surge, while confusion about quarantine rules prompted jitters among passengers and the cancellation of dozens of planes.

25 May 08:09 5090057680876335822.html
Over 4 mn stranded migrants ferried in 3,060 'Shramik Special' trains in 25 days

The top five states where most of these trains terminated are Uttar Pradesh (1,245 trains), Bihar (846 trains), Jharkhand (123 trains), Madhya Pradesh (112 trains), Odisha (73 trains)

25 May 14:04 Livemint 6614605818511793587.html
Five-year-old boy flies back home alone from Delhi as domestic flights resume

The boy was among those who arrived from Delhi as domestic air services resumed after two months of COVID-19 lockdown.

25 May 18:18 The New Indian Express 4718288654180216871.html
Army denies reports of detention of Indian soldiers by China

NEW DELHI: Denying the reports of detention of Indian troop by Chinese Army, Indian Army on Sunday issued a formal denial on the issue. On Saturday, the Army had termed the media reports about detention of an Indian troop as “inaccurate”. Amid tensions simmering in Ladakh at four places at the Line of Actual Control […]

25 May 01:40 Northlines 6096227022225742972.html
80% Shramik trains head to UP, Bihar

At least 80 per cent of 2,813 Shramik Special trains run by the Indian Railways are destined for various destinations in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar till May 24. Railways said nearly 60 per cent trains, originated from Gujarat, Maharashtra and Punjab, are mainly destined for Uttar Pradesh and Bihar.

25 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783232325430027.html
Infectious Diseases Block equipped with superlative facilities inaugurated at SKIMS

Sher-i-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) today crossed another milestone to further strengthen advanced patient care services with

25 May 17:16 Greater Kashmir 4662909093105056807.html
Cotabato City mayor's top aide shot dead

Police are investigating the motive behind the killing of Aniceto 'Boy' Rasalan, the executive secretary and spokesperson of Mayor Cynthia Guiani-Sayadi

25 May 04:46 Rappler 1882105643926273455.html
How Yogi Adityanath’s Migrant Commission will turn saviour for workers in Uttar Pradesh – 5 points

Uttar Pradesh Migrant Commission initiative: In the wake of reports of mounting troubles for migrant workers across the country during COVID-19 pandemic, Yogi Adityanath government in UP has decided to set up a Commission for migrant labourers who have returned to the state.

25 May 14:48 The Financial Express 1288289579536246055.html
Premier Mark McGowan lifts intrastate travel restrictions in time for public holiday

Premier Mark McGowan has announced that intrastate borders wold be lifted by the end of this week.

25 May 04:47 WAtoday 6806590899502493466.html
Four more test positive for COVID-19 in Ladakh, tally crosses 50-mark

The Rising Kashmir provides the most comprehensive coverage news, breaking news,videos, information on Kashmir, politics, cricket and more.

25 May 20:13 Rising Kashmir 9025326238757823898.html
Top aide in landmark DR Congo trial pleads innocence

Kinshasa, DR Congo | AFP | Vital Kamerhe, a major ally to DR Congo President Felix Tshisekedi, proclaimed his innocence on Monday as a historic trial for alleged corruption resumed. Kamerhe, 61, a veteran political figure who is also Tshisekedi’s chief of staff, is accused with others of having embezzled more than $50 million (46 million …

25 May 17:30 The Independent Uganda: 5099025990761689143.html
Visitors could be turned away from the Wrekin as traffic chaos continues

Visitors could be turned away from the Wrekin as the council seeks to manage the chaotic traffic seen in recent weeks.

25 May 11:15 Shropshire Star 3480199992439028895.html
COVID-19: Shehu Sani says it is dangerous to reopen schools

Popular activist, Shehu Sani, has said it is unsafe to reopen schools across the country due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Sani said it is dangerous reopen schools.

25 May 17:12 Legit 3764253649719276711.html
Man swims across moat to enter Imperial Palace grounds

A Japanese man was arrested in Tokyo on Monday after swimming across the Imperial Palace's moat to scale an outer wall, entering off-limits parts of the grounds, police said. They said the man appeared to be in his 40s and was arrested mid-morning after emerging on palace grounds shortly before…

25 May 21:00 Japan Today 8582716287103838188.html
First flight to leave Bengaluru in two months to Ranchi

The first flight to leave Bengaluru is set to be an Air Asia flight to Ranchi at 5.15 am while the first incoming flight would be an Indigo flight from Chennai at 7.35 am.

25 May 01:39 The New Indian Express 4718288654848895318.html
In race for tourism, Greece reopens cafes, island ferries

Greece restarted regular ferry services to its islands Monday, and cafes and restaurants were also back open for business as the country accelerated efforts to salvage its tourism season.

25 May 18:59 Coronavirus 2422791598315907333.html
India among 10 worst-affected COVID-19 countries; surpasses Iran as tally rises to 1.38 lakh

Coronavirus updates: Maharashtra breached the 50,000-mark on Monday. The state has 50,231 COVID-19 cases, with its capital Mumbai figuring among the world's worst-hit cities. As per BMC, Mumbai alone has 30,359 coronavirus patients.

25 May 04:26 Business Today 1145527432480483403.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
Ilhan Omar Says Believes Tara Reade's Sexual Assault Allegations Against Joe Biden

The former staffer previously claimed she was sexually assaulted by the former vice president during an encounter 27 years ago, which Biden has denied.

25 May 23:11 Sputniknews 967333868235573550.html
Following Pressure From Trump And Pastors, California Allows Places Of Worship To Reopen With Restrictions

They will have to cap attendance at 25% and take other measures to mitigate the spread of coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531242835556.html
Smiling Czechs ditch masks and return to restaurants and schools

PRAGUE (Reuters) - Smiles were visible again as Czechs ventured out without masks on Monday and returned to restaurants and schools after some of their country’s last coronavirus restrictions were lifted.

25 May 14:03 Reuters 8334514181771111879.html
Police formally requested to investigate Dominic Cummings over #CumGate

Durham Constabulary have been asked to 'establish the facts' about Mr Cummings' movements.

25 May 11:48 Metro 970161747801429012.html
Eight foreign sailors freed after Benin kidnapping

Eight foreign crew members kidnapped from a Singapore-owned container ship off Benin

25 May 16:00 Punch Newspapers 3524240995960864523.html
Cyclist seriously injured in 'devastating' collision on country lane

Police have launched an investigation

25 May 15:29 men 6694993428719225147.html
Jharkhand board exam evaluation process to begin from May 28; result to be announced in June

NDTV reports that the JAC will begin the evaluation process on Thursday and the result is expected to be announced by June end.

25 May 05:26 8669301694184043969.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
Addressing the Chinese threat in the Indo-Pacific area

There is a growing consensus that China represents both a malign economic threat to this nation's security, and a military threat to our interests in Asia and the Pacific over the next 20 years.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441642513572.html
How Kerala flattened the curve, lowest death rates: Health minister Shailaja explains

Health department constituted 18 expert groups in training health care staff for detailed stock-taking of beds, equipment in each hospital

25 May 09:32 Deccan Chronicle 7881006363302130760.html
COVID-19 Has Turned Paradise Into a Privacy Nightmare

When Tara Trunfio stepped off her flight from Boulder to Maui, she didn’t see the leis and grass skirts that so many visitors expect. Instead, the 23-year-old saw masked officials warning that visitors who don’t comply with the islands’ 14-day quarantine requirement would be arrested. A Hawaiian get-away

25 May 08:39 Yahoo 7097669637001319849.html
Japan’s Abe says vaccine a priority for Olympics

TOKYO — Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Monday said the swift development of vaccines and effective treatments for COVID-19 are priorities towards achieving the Tokyo Olympics next year. Abe said recovery from the coronavirus pandemic only...

25 May 14:51 The Gleaner 1215260528853757511.html
Coronavirus | Death toll mounts to 12 in Bihar

The State has so far reported 2,511 positive cases.

25 May 00:17 The Hindu 6679535025441362372.html
AF’s second LCA squadron to spread wings from Sulur in T.N. on Wednesday

Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria to operationalise the unit

25 May 09:52 The Hindu 6679535025912277422.html
String of multimillion shilling defamation awards against publishers worrying

The huge financial awards could potentially limit the ability of the media to exercise their traditional roles as watchdogs.

25 May 19:57 New Vision 9103146371782429542.html
UPSC To Extend Application Process For Assistant Engineer, Other Posts

UPSC will give 20 more days to candidates who are interested to apply for Assistant Engineer and other posts which were notified on April 2 through advertisement number 05/2020.

25 May 08:11 5090057682386329269.html
Queensland vet pinned up against wall after showing owner the bill

Veterinarian Dr Margie Bale said the pressures of working a clinical practice wears you down.

25 May 09:38 Brisbane Times 2314609339718755852.html
Jammu and Kashmir: Two suspected militants killed in encounter at Kulgam district, say police

The identities and group affiliation of those killed are being ascertained, a police official said.

25 May 08:35 8669301692523575801.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
Covid-19: Rail Bhavan to shut down for second time in fortnight after another coronavirus case

A fourth-grade multitasking staffer who attended office till last Tuesday is the fifth COVID-19 case detected in the building in less than two weeks.

25 May 19:27 The Financial Express 1288289581343696043.html
COVID-19: Saudi Arabia to allow one-hour walk amid curfew

The permits will have to be requested via Tawakkalna app

25 May 11:47 Gulf News 2086521544851915980.html
Rural Ahmedabad: 35% of Covid cases from industries

Two employees, one each from Intas Pharmaceuticals and Zydus Cadila tested positive for the virus, taking the number of positive cases to 170 in rural Ahmedabad, where 35 per cent of the infected are working in industrial clusters, according to officials.

25 May 23:31 The Indian Express 2885715104176537762.html
Fate of final semester exams in Maharashtra still in limbo

On Monday, Minister for Higher and Technical Education Uday Samant held a meeting, through videoconferencing, with vice-chancellors of state’s non-agricultural universities to discuss the possibility of cancelling exams.

25 May 21:49 The Indian Express 2885715105407630279.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
POP: Corps members to collect certificates at LGAs

The National Youth Service Corps has directed qualified Batch "B" Stream 1 corps members passing out on Thursday to collect their National Service...

25 May 18:57 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445901652559309.html
Hamburg privacy boss calls for overhaul of EU privacy rules

Johannes Caspar said the failure of EU agencies to cooperate had undermined GDPR.

25 May 04:00 POLITICO 2584151346788280504.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
NJ man tried to kidnap nurse at her home day after she treated him: cops

A New Jersey man tried to kidnap a nurse at her home one day after she cared for him as a patient at a hospital, police said. Leonardo Larrarte, of Lakewood, is facing charges in the violent attack on

25 May 14:14 New York Post 7654946768774198208.html
Neither trained, nor equipped for Covid, Maharashtra police learns, adapts

ince the beginning of the outbreak and subsequent lockdown, the police have been deployed in contact tracing, monitoring of home or institutional quarantine and implementation of the lockdown, including curfews, closure of containment zones, district boundaries and issuing travel permits, deployment at hospitals and quarantines facilities, to name a few.

25 May 08:53 The Indian Express 2885715105050129199.html
KZN councillor killed in 'hail of bullets' outside his home

The murder of Mtubatuba councillor Philip Mkhwanazi was met with shock and sadness by colleagues and comrades.

25 May 22:34 News24 3752801377930881700.html
TDP to hold Mahanadu through Zoom app

14,000 leaders and workers expected to converge on the vidro-conferencing platform

25 May 17:49 The Hindu 6679535025823528535.html
Japan to end Tokyo's state of emergency

TOKYO, May 25 — Japan will lift a state of emergency for Tokyo and remaining areas still facing restrictions today, while the Nikkei reported a plan for new stimulus worth almost US$1 trillion (RM4.36 trillion) to help companies ride out the coronavirus pandemic. Social distancing curbs were...

25 May 03:01 Malaymail 302165935758634796.html
RCMP facing ‘systemic sustainability challenges’ due to provincial policing role

Provinces, territories and municipalities pay anywhere from 70 to 90 per cent of the cost of the RCMP’s services

25 May 00:00 North Delta Reporter 5327740412140255171.html
University club comes to aid of Fife families seeking refuge from domestic abuse

Families seeking refuge from domestic violence can now stay connected thanks to support from St Andrews University students.

25 May 08:42 The Courier 4275302767413317419.html
Desperate Indian girl bikes 745 miles home with disabled dad

NEW DELHI, India (AP) — From her village in eastern India, 15-year-old Jyoti Kumari...

25 May 00:00 Jamaica Observer 5357348614051024003.html
UK schools will open June 1: Boris

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has confirmed primary schools will open on June 1 and secondary schools will “provide some contact” from June 15 amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

25 May 11:51 Nagalandpost 3019528212223149298.html
Letters to the Editor — May 26, 2020

NREGA to the rescueWith lakhs of migrant workers rushing back to their home States due to the lockdown, MGNREGA appears to be the only scaleable programme of rural employment that can come to their re

25 May 18:32 The Hindu 6679535025833760319.html
UK PM Boris Johnson backs top aide after lockdown revelations

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has defended his chief adviser Dominic Cummings, amid a clamour of calls for Cummings to resign after it emerged he travelled to Durham from London while the country was on lockdown and everyone had been told to stay at home. 

25 May 04:10 Aljazeera 6642629762626954521.html
The Event Horizon Of Truth

Whatever happens beyond an event horizon cannot be seen, and in many ways this can serve as an apt metaphor for how our seemingly infinite access to information is actually drowning us in a sea of misinformation right now, along with facts, breaking news, conspiracy theories and the like.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530493024230.html
57-year-old Mumbai cop dies of COVID-19, takes toll to 12

The deceased constable was living in the Worli Police camp with his family members.

25 May 17:17 The New Indian Express 4718288654008622952.html
Just bluster, says Chennithala

Chennithala says CM is all bluster and no action

25 May 17:57 The Hindu 6679535025340947461.html
Long lines and huge wait time, the new face of air travel

For passengers taking their first flight post the lockdown, air travel has been tedious but most are just happy to be home.What also differed is the passenger experience depending on the state to which they travel

25 May 17:41 Livemint 6614605817691694058.html
Perth and Kinross recycling centres set to reopen next week with distancing measures in place

Recycling centres across Perth and Kinross are being prepared for reopening from June 1 for domestic waste.

25 May 10:58 The Courier 4275302767690370278.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
Airbus team to arrive in Karachi today to investigate plane crash

The European aerospace company will run an independent investigation into the plausible reasons for the crash

25 May 00:00 9037559357112594665.html
Gujarat: After almost two months with little work, money, 47 migrant workers return to Bihar

On May 19, in the fourth phase of lockdown, the contractor was ready to walk back home. For this duration, the group of workers had been stranded without any work or money. “Our bags are packed and we are ready to walk to Bihar... We have no option left.”

25 May 18:20 The Indian Express 2885715104656141898.html
Derbyshire MPs react to Dominic Cummings' statement

'My constituents will think that it is one rule for them and another for the rest'

25 May 18:32 Derbyshire Live 9061707930309765651.html
What the papers say – May 26

There is a mixed response from the nation’s papers to Dominic Cummings’s Monday press conference.

25 May 23:44 Express & Star 7324224459230930248.html
The Centre’s Kashmir policy and a heavy price to pay

India will have to face mounting security threats and the people of Jammu and Kashmir the systematic denial of rights

25 May 18:32 The Hindu 6679535024504799962.html
Developers could pay compensation after class actions from buyers allege GST was incorrectly charged

A Canberra developer has been ordered to pay a woman almost $30,000. This came after a class action where buyers alleged they were incorrectly charged GST.

25 May 16:30 The Canberra Times 8662394329871947693.html
Belgium will not return to tough lockdown: minister

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Belgium will not return to the strict measures imposed for nearly two months to combat the coronavirus outbreak even if there is a second wave of COVID-19 cases, the country’s interior minister has said.

25 May 08:38 Reuters 8334514181153451281.html
Ethiopian Airline denies evacuation of Nigerians from Canada

Ethiopian Airlines yesterday denied having any existing contract to evacuate stranded Nigerians from Canada. According to the airline, it

25 May 17:49 Vanguard News 4125100340002444414.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
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
Who is Dominic Cummings and why do so many people want him sacked?

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson's closest ally is accused of breaking the government's own rules during the coronavirus lockdown to arrange childcare for his four-year-old son.

25 May 10:26 euronews 7318238120673243049.html
Singaporean cooks up Eid feast for migrant workers in lockdown

SINGAPORE, May 25 — As Muslims around the world celebrate Eid al-Fitr to mark the end of the fasting month, thousands of migrant workers in Singapore have had to spend the holiday in quarantine because of outbreaks of the novel coronavirus in their dormitories. To cheer them up, Singaporean...

25 May 04:32 Malaymail 302165935141700585.html
Indian Army Major To Be Honoured With UN Award For Her Work In South Sudan

An Indian Army officer and woman peacekeeper, who has served with the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS), and a Brazilian woman commander have been selected for the prestigious United Nations Military Gender Advocate of the Year Award (2019), with UN Chief Antonio Guterres describing them as "powerful role models."

25 May 23:01 5090057681651989627.html
Panic grips steel city as Covid cases rise to 24

Panic gripped the Steel City as the novel coronavirus positive cases rose to 24 with four cases tested positive in the city on Sunday alone. One of the positive cases reported in the city from Baridih was home quarantined and had returned from Ranchi on May 12. The health team took sample on May 17

25 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783233733321568.html
Can’t take our people without permission: UP CM Yogi Adityanath says govt nod must to hire workers from state

The Uttar Pradesh government has decided to set up a Migration Commission for employment of migrant labourers in the state. UP CM Yogi Adityanath also said those states, who want migrant workers back, will have to seek the state government's permission.

25 May 03:14 India Today 4286117813716373972.html
Taiwan promises 'necessary assistance' to Hong Kong's people as protests reignite

Taiwan will provide the people of Hong Kong with "necessary assistance," President Tsai Ing-wen has said, after a resurgence in protests in the C

25 May 04:21 The Japan Times 6673764367441441167.html
Govt directs pvt hospitals with 50 beds to reserve 20% of total capacity for virus patients

The Delhi Government has directed private hospitals and nursing homes with a capacity of 50 beds or more to reserve 20 percent of their total bed strength for coronavirus patients, Health Minister Satyendar Jain said on Sunday. Ten private hospitals have been declared as Covid-19 dedicated

25 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783233322106497.html
WHO pauses trial of hydroxychloroquine in COVID-19 patients due to safety concerns

The World Health Organisation has suspended testing the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine in COVID-19 patients due to safety concerns, WHO Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said on Monday.

25 May 20:32 Bdnews24 8119004128764126709.html
635 New Cases of Corona in Delhi, Total Patients are more than 14 Thousand -

Corona cases have increased to 14053 in Delhi, in the last 24 hours 635 new cases have been reported, while

25 May 10:16 News Hunt Media 8859517518521401904.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 9159923258578201355.html
High-spec equipment will allow Ninewells Hospital to double testing capacity

Ninewells Hospital has doubled its coronavirus testing capacity after new equipment was delivered from South Korea.

25 May 08:48 The Courier 4275302767300508569.html
Crime nosedived by 70% in western UP in April: Police

The region recorded 35 murders in the last month against 50 in the corresponding period in 2019, while robberies went down from 992 to 114. There were 16 kidnappings and seven cases of rape in April, 2020 against 110 and 34 last year.

25 May 02:17 The Indian Express 2885715104572054648.html
How the pharmaceutical sector is adapting to remote working

For an industry based largely on manufacturing and scientific research, the pharmaceutical sector has needed to adapt in novel ways in order to meet the home working requirements fostered upon it due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

25 May 15:44 Digital Journal 4566489173303767810.html
Biden aims to move left without abandoning centrist roots

Calls for pragmatic centrism helped Joe Biden clinch the Democratic presidential nomination. But they left many of the party’s strongest liberals worried little progress would be made toward their sweeping goals.

25 May 20:38 NewsChannel 10 1537185526056929807.html
Symone Sanders: Biden 'Committed to Putting a Black Woman on the Supreme Court'

Presumptive 2020 Democratic presidential nominee former Vice President Joe Biden's senior advisor Symone Sanders on Sunday revealed Biden is "committed to putting a black woman on the Supreme Court" should he get elected. | Clips

25 May 02:15 Breitbart 3148363492252987442.html
France Announces 'Reciprocal Quarantines' for British Airport Arrivals

France has announced that it will be imposing 'reciprocal' quarantine measures on British arrivals after the UK announced quaranite measures.

25 May 15:10 Breitbart 3148363491884312855.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
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
Haiti's Yves Jean-Bart suspended for 90 days by Fifa over sexual abuse claims

Fifa has provisionally suspended Yves Jean-Bart pending an investigation into claims the president of the Haiti Football Federation sexually abused young female footballers at the country’s national training centre

25 May 20:44 the Guardian 1491978795686583546.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
What the papers say – May 25

The crisis at No 10 over Dominic Cummings and Boris Johnson dominate the nation’s papers on Monday.

25 May 00:51 Express & Star 7324224460245761214.html
Heat wave in Delhi, IMD issues red alert! India witnessed highest temperature of the year in last two days

While heat wave conditions prevail across the northern parts of India, it may be recalled that scientists had warned earlier at the beginning of the year that 2020 would rank among the 10 warmest years on record based on the weather conditions of the first two months of the year.

25 May 11:51 The Financial Express 1288289580080232502.html
Mother, daughter end life after family quarrel

Repayment of loan for home reported to be trigger

25 May 13:51 The Hindu 6679535024645061918.html
NCLAT sets aside NCLT order on making MCA party in all IBC cases

A three-member Bench of the NCLAT held that the NCLT order asking the Ministry to be made a party in all IBC cases, without giving the MCA a chance to present its side would have resulted in “serious miscarriage of justice, besides causing undue hardship”.

25 May 21:30 The Indian Express 2885715105029785889.html
Liberal hopeful quits after scrutiny over driving record, party investigation

WA Liberal candidate Christopher Tan, who was preselected to run in a winnable upper house seat, has quit at a party meeting called to reconsider his endorsement.

25 May 22:09 Brisbane Times 2314609339257721910.html
Beijing says it will unilaterally impose national laws in Hong Kong 'without delay' as thousands take to the streets in protest

Critics worry that the new laws could hurt Hong Kong's independence and the city's position as a financial center.

25 May 14:41 Yahoo 7097669638822562486.html
Brawl offenders will be identified using CCTV and social media videos

Positive identifications are expected of the youths involved in a mass brawl in a Cork suburb at the weekend.

25 May 19:30 Irishexaminer 8196011179553306325.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
Dominic Cummings admits driving 30 miles after suspected coronavirus - to 'check his eyesight'

The unprecedented statement in Downing Street's Rose Garden came as the top aide offered no apology for his 260-mile drive to Durham - and revealed he went back into No10 hours after contact with his sick wife

25 May 15:56 mirror 675785259930159810.html
After failed bid with viper, Kerala man kills wife with cobra: police

Police on Sunday arrested Sooraj, 27, a native of Adoor and Santosh, 47, a snake handler, on charges of killing Sooraj’s wife Uthra, 25, a native of Kollam.

25 May 08:34 The Indian Express 2885715104048622905.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
Deal struck to dismantle blockades at Manitoba Hydro site, Indigenous group says

SPLIT LAKE, Man. — A Manitoba Indigenous group says there’s a deal with the province’s Crown-owned hydro utility to remove blockades set up over fears that workers could introduce COVID-19 to an area around a multi-billion dollar hydroelectric project.

25 May 00:03 680News 8014034334348786963.html
LIVE- “Eid Mubarak”: PM Modi greets Muslims on Eid-ul-Fitr

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday greeted Muslims celebrating Eid-ul-Fitr that marked the end of 30 days of fasting in the Holy month of Ramadan.

25 May 01:44 Janta Ka Reporter 5554720207388081648.html
Joe Biden wears face mask in his first public appearance in two months

US president Donald Trump has so far refused to wear a face mask in public.

25 May 19:52 6446904417750937136.html
Why is Trump so restrained about the Biden sexual assault allegation?

The president rarely misses a chance to sling mud but he has been uncharacteristically quiet about Tara Reade’s claim

25 May 04:00 the Guardian 1491978796082628687.html
Passenger air services to NE resume

 GUWAHATI: Commercial passenger air services to the Northeast resumed along with rest of the country on Monday, with LGBI Airport here being gateway to the region, handling eight flights (arrivals and departures), official reports stated.However

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999878810459222.html
Hauora Heretaunga Staff Leading The Way In Improving Access To Care

Hawke’s Bay District Health Board’s acting chief nurse and midwifery officer Karyn Bousfield is thrilled to see nurses at Hauora Heretaunga leading the way in improving access to care for our community, by becoming Registered Nurse Prescribers.

25 May 16:18 SCOOP 5315659000198250758.html
FIFA suspends Haiti football president accused of rape

FIFA on Monday suspended the president of Haiti's football federation for 90 days pending an investigation into allegations of rape.

25 May 21:55 Vanguard News 4125100339245238171.html
Pakistan goes wild for blockbuster Turkish drama

ISLAMABAD, May 25 — Dubbed the Muslim Game of Thrones, a drama about the makings of the Ottoman Empire has sent Pakistan wild this Ramadan, smashing television records but exposing the country's lack of original content. The Turkish-made series has earned praise for its focus on historical...

25 May 02:10 Malaymail 302165934622442800.html
Turkey confirms 32 deaths, 1,141 new coronavirus cases

Middle East News: Fahrettin Koca also tweeted there were 1,141 new infections confirmed in the past 24 hours. The total number of infections has reached 156,827. Turkey

25 May 03:14 The Times of India 6060938664829757801.html
Available data proves NDC manages economy better than NPP – ASEPA

The Alliance for Social Equity and Public Accountability (ASEPA) says claims that the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) are better managers of the Ghanaian economy are inaccurate.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495758929690.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
Germany divided over plans to nix rules despite outbreaks

BERLIN (AP) — 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...

25 May 02:34 The Seattle Times 9121942838048870845.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
A very homely Ramzan

‘The spirit of the festival is to offer help, and we did”

25 May 22:04 The Hindu 6679535024756355673.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
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
PM Modi speaks with Sheikh Hasina, greets Bangladesh on occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday spoke on phone with Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and conveyed greetings on Eid-ul-Fitr.

25 May 15:15 The Statesman 1191309781854369687.html
‘What planet are they on?’ – Press attacks Johnson and Cummings

Criticism has come from some unlikely sections of the national media over the crisis at No 10.

25 May 01:37 Express & Star 7324224460332210964.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
Parks packed, terraces open as Madrid and Barcelona celebrate easing of COVID-19 restrictions

Hundreds of Madrid residents flooded to the city's parks as lockdown measures were finally eased in the Spanish capital and in Barcelona, while ...

25 May 20:44 CNA 5644198862735079830.html
Aberdeen pensioner Robin Green 74, missing overnight amid lockdown as cops urge public to be on the lookout

A PENSIONER has vanished from Aberdeen – with cops now urging the public to be on the lookout for him. Keen hillwalker Robin Green, 74, disappeared from the West End area of the city yesterda…

25 May 07:38 The Scottish Sun 6609127673838617915.html
Railways operated 3,000 Shramik trains to send migrants home: Piyush Goyal

The Railways Minister urged the states to cooperate with his Ministry to help the workers

25 May 05:40 Business-Standard 1502508925799959936.html
Locust swarms reach MP, farmers brace for pain in kharif season

India has witnessed several locust plagues and upsurges since 1812 to 1997, but there has not been any major locust upsurge since 2011.The insects are known to originate in Arabian Peninsula, and invade India via Rajasthan-Pakistan border, just before the onset of the seasonal monsoon

25 May 13:19 Livemint 6614605818348645339.html
Centre should worry about citizens’ health, instead of airlines: SC

The Supreme Court on Monday said there cannot be two norms -- six feet social distance outside and shoulder to shoulder travel on flights.

25 May 00:00 Afternoon Voice 1450959142399368838.html
Beyond the shoddy response to coronavirus

particularly with the shoddy response to the coronavirus event, and the lack of leadership shown in prepping Nigerians for its effects.

25 May 13:01 Vanguard News 4125100340852003997.html
Cummings criticism sees Church of England bishops receive death threats

One email warned: ‘Stay out of politics or we’ll kill you’.

25 May 20:34 Express & Star 7324224460239393116.html
COVID-19 cases in Nigeria double almost every week — but there is good news

Cases of COVID-19 have at least doubled almost every week since the outbreak of the disease in Nigeria back in February, TheCable

25 May 07:30 TheCable 7513571674867847048.html
Even quarantine passes found sold in Recto

Seven men are arrested in Recto, Manila for falsifying quarantine passes intended for drivers carrying essential goods

25 May 11:33 Rappler 1882105643738731770.html
Beef trade: Data backs up expanding influence of the dairy sector on the beef industry

While putting this week’s report together different factory agents used different analogies to describe how they now see trade.

25 May 07:31 independent 5894610845820211190.html
William Small, ‘hero to journalism’ at CBS, NBC, dies at 93

NEW YORK (AP) — Longtime broadcast news executive William J. Small, who led CBS News' Washington coverage during the civil rights movement, Vietnam War and Watergate and was later president...

25 May 16:31 The Seattle Times 9121942838245574983.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
Watch screams as violence sparks outside newsagents after axe attack on shop worker

A large group of men were seen kicking a man and striking him with batons in the middle of the road outside Zain News in Small Heath

25 May 10:15 birminghammail 8288260686532863866.html
Delhi-Pune, Mumbai-Patna, Ahmedabad-Delhi among first flights to take off as domestic air services resume after two months

Indian skies will open up for domestic passenger services from Monday after a gap of two months, with Delhi-Pune and Mumbai-Patna flights being among the first to take off, aviation industry sources said

25 May 03:32 Firstpost 4760741713773767937.html
Two militants killed in Kulgam gunfight, operation on: IGP Kashmir

Two militants were killed in an ongoing gunfight with the security forces in Khur Hanjipora area of South Kashmir's Kulgam district on Monday, reports

25 May 11:00 Greater Kashmir 4662909091408899220.html
Domestic flight services resume at Tiruchi airport

IndiGo flight with 66 passengers from Bengaluru lands; airline cancels services on Chennai sector; passengers scanned on arrival

25 May 17:57 The Hindu 6679535025979873581.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
Guest workers come back to homes reduced to ashes

With slum in Kacharakahalli gutted, workers are sleeping on the road; students have no way to study as their books are burnt too Around 200 guest workers from Kalaburagi had gone to their hometown for.

25 May 00:30 Bangalore Mirror 4632149709683980819.html
New Zealand's Ardern stays cool as earthquake strikes during live interview

Wellington: New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern was unflustered by an earthquake that struck the capital Wellington on Monday while she was doing a live TV interview, and calmly continued with the programme.

25 May 17:08 The Peninsula 1202843881198890937.html
Mehboob Studio as isolation facility? No chance, say residents

Residents fear a common stormwater drain will bring the virus into their homes; BMC says not yet decided whether high-risk contacts will be quarantined at the s

25 May 00:30 Mumbai Mirror 1209961191588598118.html
Batting for free speech: On filing of defamation cases against press

Reckless filing of criminal defamation cases against the press must end

25 May 18:32 The Hindu 6679535024469615019.html
Scots Volkswagen drivers to receive millions in payouts after emission scandal ruling

Scots solicitors have made the claim after a landmark German ruling.

25 May 13:48 dailyrecord 552235479734646091.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
Dominic Cummings admits he went back into No10 hours after seeing his sick wife

The Prime Minister's top advisor went back into the heart of government, in person - despite advice for households of suspected patients to isolate for 14 days. The next morning, he fell ill with suspected coronavirus himself

25 May 16:33 mirror 675785261062265680.html
Karnataka Students Can Give SSLC Board Exams In Kerala And Goa Too For Safety Reasons

The SSLC exams in Karnataka will be conducted for a period of 10 days, from 25 June to 4 July.

25 May 17:59 Swarajya 4977622828543064153.html
First Spanish beaches to reopen as lockdown eases

Coronavirus lockdown measures will finally be eased for people in Madrid and Barcelona from Monday, while elsewhere in Spain the first beaches are due to reopen.

25 May 02:00 Digital Journal 4566489171963700902.html
Lockdown: How I was assaulted by Nigerian Airforce officers — Medical Doctor

The enforcement of lockdown imposed to check the spread of coronavirus across states has been mired by cases of rights abuses by various state actors

25 May 09:46 Premium Times Nigeria 5456729301151428389.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 5090057681213494440.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
Dominic Cummings sparks fury as viewers say they'll 'save a fortune' on new eye test

Dominic Cummings said he took a 30 minute drive to the beauty spot of Barnard Castle to 'test his eyesight' over concerns it had been affected by a suspected case of coronavirus

25 May 17:21 mirror 675785261498511952.html
UK Prime Minister’s Adviser to Make Rare Statement Amid Lockdown Trip Scandal – Reports

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Dominic Cummings, senior adviser to UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson, is set to make a rare statement and field journalists’ questions on Monday amid...

25 May 15:32 Sputniknews 967333867875674553.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
89 persons including 45 returnees from Gulf countries test positive for COVID-19 in Andhra

So far, 62 foreign returnees have tested positive upon returning to the State as part of Vande Bharat Mission.

25 May 08:06 The Hindu 6679535024604772354.html
UPDATE | Father charged with murder of 4yo girl found dead at Brisbane home

UPDATE @ 6.00AM | The father of a four year old girl who was found dead in her home in Brisbane has been charged with murder. The 43-year-old was taken into custody last night…

25 May 20:00 214966661327626054.html
Work to repair a huge sinkhole could take six weeks

Work to repair a huge sinkhole on a Black Country road could take up to six weeks.

25 May 05:00 Express & Star 7324224460582865074.html
South Korea COVID-19 response methods more effective than lockdowns: Study

South Korea is a standout in the current battle against COVID-19, largely due to its widespread testing and contact tracing; however, key to its innovation is publicly disclosing detailed information on the individuals who test positive for COVID-19. These measures prove more effective at reducing deaths among than comprehensive stay-home orders, according to new research …

25 May 20:38 Outbreak News Today 5860951887399533883.html
Govt. directs TTD to put sale of properties on hold

Decision comes a day ahead of BJP’s call for Statewide protest

25 May 18:27 The Hindu 6679535025812189119.html
Elaborate arrangements made at Srinagar airport as air travel service resumes

The Rising Kashmir provides the most comprehensive coverage news, breaking news,videos, information on Kashmir, politics, cricket and more.

25 May 21:56 Rising Kashmir 9025326239276293899.html
Three storey building collapses in Lagos, says LASEMA

Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, the Director-General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), on Monday confirmed the partial..

25 May 20:35 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445901766101333.html
Japan set to end Tokyo’s state of emergency

Japan is set to remove a coronavirus state of emergency from Tokyo and four other prefectures on Monday, allowing businesses to gradually resume.

25 May 02:58 independent 5894610846381435400.html
Swarms of locusts enter Jaipur, FAO warns of more attacks till early July

Pests engulf 18 districts in state, apart from infesting large parts of UP and MP; Young juveniles will become voracious adults in June just as farmers begin to harvest, warns FAO

25 May 14:04 Business-Standard 1502508925465408028.html
Flight services re-start in Kalaburagi

Operations of domestic passenger flight services at Kalaburagi Airport which were suspended on March 12 to contain the spread of coronavirus resumed with the landing of a Star Air flight here on Monda

25 May 17:04 The Hindu 6679535026127759409.html
Karan Johar's Two House Helps Test Positive For Coronavirus

Karan Johar said that two members of his household staff have tested positive for COVID-19. He informed everyone that he and his family members will remain under self-isolation for the next fourteen days.

25 May 15:46 Abplive 5873643725823220524.html
To focus on floods now, Assam wants to close home-bound movements by June 30

Assam government wants to wrap up the process of receiving the home-bound people of the state from outside and of their subsequent quarantine by June

25 May 15:05 The Times of India 6060938664259282086.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
'It's awful': Calgary homeless sleeping outdoors over fears of catching COVID-19

Gordon Kelter has something to fear more than not having a bed to sleep in at night — catching COVID-19.

25 May 13:34 Calgary 4726856559240585671.html
'I broke no laws' - Taoiseach defends picnic with friends after public were discouraged from doing so

The Taoiseach has issued a staunch defence of his decision to have a picnic with friends in the Phoenix Park on Sunday afternoon.

25 May 21:08 independent 5894610845125579000.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
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
Cops crack the case of well murders: A party and a few uninvited guests

Sometime on Wednesday night, nine drugged bodies were dragged to the abandoned well and...

25 May 15:52 Deccan Chronicle 7881006363922607862.html
Gathering limits make 'great time to be building a pipeline': Alberta minister

Alberta's energy minister says it's a good time to build a pipeline because public health restrictions limit protests against them.

25 May 20:43 BNN 3833521688879779334.html
Venturing out in Lockdown? You may face difficulty in motor insurance claim

Although partial movement of people has been allowed in COVID-19 free areas, the lockdown has not been withdrawn completely yet.

25 May 17:35 The Financial Express 1288289580228813427.html
Dog owner is killed while running into burning house to save her six puppies from inferno after saving three but succumbing to smoke while trying to rescue rest

Michelle Mirasol, 36, and her family fled the single-storey property when flames started in Bacolod province, the Philippines, on Thursday. Ms Mirasol ran back inside the home to free six caged puppies.

25 May 14:21 Mail Online 124328111829999467.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
Man blames coronavirus ‘stress’ for attacking women with razor: cops

A Georgia man accused of assaulting two women with a razor blamed coronavirus stress to the “unprovoked” attack, police said. Eric Keith Mitchell, 39, of Athens, was arrested late Sunday in the

25 May 19:21 New York Post 7654946768410839971.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
Investigation into Langar fire to 'continue' as fire crews leave the scene after four days

The service have handed over the site back to the owner

25 May 12:40 NottinghamshireLive 5149776702492202350.html
High Court stays munsif court order on church

Orthodox priest seeks to restrain Jacobite priests from managing church

25 May 17:59 The Hindu 6679535024715620663.html
M&M organises service support for its vehicles on essential services

Also comes up with finance schemes for frontline staff

25 May 17:07 The Hindu 6679535026001412995.html
TN govt implements strict guidelines for air passengers

As the flight operations resumed in Chennai today after two months, the guidelines issued by the government said all domestic air travellers coming into Tamilnadu should register themselves in TNePass portal and (if asymptomatic) should undergo 14 day home quarantine. Continue Reading →

25 May 05:00 News Today 4115950002822467248.html
Government to stop maize procurement by month-end

Less than half of estimated maize produce procured so far

25 May 16:47 The Hindu 6679535024402718195.html
New Zealand's Ardern stays cool as earthquake strikes during live interview

WELLINGTON — New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern was unflustered by an earthquake that struck the capital Wellington on Monday while she was doing a live TV interview, and calmly continued with the program.

25 May 05:02 National Post 4816958592096360034.html
Australia begins wide-ranging enquiry into deadly bushfires

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia on Monday began the first hearings of a powerful inquiry into the causes of catastrophic bushfires that swept across the country, killing 33 people, destroying some 2,500 homes and razing an area the size of South Korea.

25 May 01:38 Reuters 8334514181550249658.html
US DoD Slams NYT Article Claiming Military is ‘Celebrating White Supremacy’

On Saturday, The New York Times published an opinion article that accuses the US Defence Department of “celebrating white supremacy” and calls on the DoD to “rename...

25 May 02:32 Sputniknews 967333868540110837.html
Government 'quietly starts removing stay at home adverts from websites'

The government messaging changed at the start of May.

25 May 09:29 Metro 970161749041757120.html
Beijing says it will unilaterally impose national laws in Hong Kong 'without delay' as thousands take to the streets in protest, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

Business Insider - Critics worry that the new laws could hurt Hong Kong's independence and the city's position as a financial center.. Read more at

25 May 14:41 5090408756653249073.html
COVID-19 threatens Chinese traditions of chopsticks, family-style meals | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

At Chilli Kitchen in Beijing, spicy and mouth-numbing Sichuan dishes are laid out family style. Using red chopsticks, diners dive into steaming bowls of pork wontons bathed in fragrant chili oil and sesame seeds, and rummage through platters filled with dried red chili peppers to unearth juicy bits of roasted fish.

25 May 16:01 Star-Advertiser 3439335389350859455.html
Police launch manhunt after attempted rape of woman in Dunfermline park

A woman was followed by the man before he pushed her to the ground.

25 May 15:13 dailyrecord 552235480026384056.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
Mumbai airport handles 47 domestic flights after services resume

Several passengers who had come to the airport to catch early flights were stranded after several airlines announced cancellations. The routes of many flights also had to be re-chalked by the airlines.

25 May 16:58 The Indian Express 2885715104708119048.html
Coach Andre Pederneiras tests positive for COVID-19

Nova Uniao founder and leader Andre Pederneiras tested positive for coronavirus and is isolated from his family.

25 May 14:30 MMA FIGHTING 2898528043899110433.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
British PM says schools will reopen on June 1

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Sunday said that schools will reopen on June 1 as the UK enters phase two of lockdown exit, The Independent reported.

25 May 00:00 Egypt Today 1963187900515191327.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
New Zealand PM carries on with TV interview during quake

Rest of World News: New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern barely skipped a beat when an earthquake struck during a live television interview Monday morning. She inter

25 May 00:28 The Times of India 6060938664178292899.html
Crashed Pakistan plane’s pilot ignored 3 warnings to lower altitude: Report

The report said that the plane had enough fuel to fly for two hours and 34 minutes, while its total flying time was recorded at one hour and 33 minutes.

25 May 07:57 The Indian Express 2885715104643130271.html
Packed parks like Bellwoods avoidable with better communication, experts say

Images of a downtown Toronto park packed with young people seemingly flaunting physical distancing guidelines designed to slow the spread of COVID-19 have drawn sharp criticism from both politicians and the public.

25 May 21:10 680News 8014034333280927233.html
Singapore's APL England loses cargo in heavy Australian seas

SYDNEY (Reuters) - A Singapore-flagged cargo ship lost at least 40 containers in deep waters off the coast of Sydney when they fell overboard in heavy seas, maritime officials said on Monday.

25 May 10:11 Reuters 8334514179883037380.html
RICHARD LITTLEJOHN: Desperate Dominic Cummings should have come clean sooner

RICHARD LITTLEJOHN: Perhaps if Desperate Dom had come clean when the media first started sniffing around at the end of last week, the whole sorry tale may not have unravelled in the way that it has.

25 May 22:14 Mail Online 124328110841182294.html
New Zealand PM unruffled as quake hits mid-interview

A moderate 5.6-magnitude earthquake rattled New Zealand's North Island early Monday but failed to crack Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern's trademark composure as she conducted a live television interview.

25 May 15:30 4715274786286463877.html
136 Indians now jailed in Kuwait to return soon: Tripura minister

A total of 241 Indians including 136 people who were jailed in Kuwait would return to the country soon, a senior minister said on Sunday.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024963770840282.html
Wheat procurement by govt agencies surpassed last year's figures

It surpasses last year's total by about 25,000 tons.

25 May 09:17 DNA India 7533428662195217955.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
Spoilers: Callum upset in EastEnders as Sharon reveals a shock truth about Ben

Callum finds himself conflicted once more amid a heart-to-heart with Sharon.

25 May 23:58 Metro 970161748517987028.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
Mozilla, Twitter, Reddit join forces in effort to block browsing data from warrantless access | ZDNet

Seven internet companies have asked the US House of Representatives to prohibit the warrantless collection of internet search and browsing history when it considers the USA FREEDOM Reauthorization Act.

25 May 03:45 ZDNet 591556593462902557.html
CBSE board exam 2020: CBSE to hold the remaining exams for Class 10, Class 12 at over 15,000 centres across India

Minister of Human Resource Development, Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ said that the pending class 10, 12 board exams will be conducted at over 15,000 examination centres across India.

25 May 07:41 Free Press Journal 9080771788594363123.html
Gujarat: Seven cops booked after 132 liquor bottles found in Kadi canal

A team of NDRF scuba divers was called in by senior police officials on Saturday and Sunday to extract 132 bottles of Indian Made Foreign Liquor (IMFL) from the Narmada canal near Kadi police station, after which a case was booked.

25 May 16:54 The Indian Express 2885715103940431301.html
Go to court and challenge new register and stop the threats - Buaben Asamoa

Communications Director for the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), Yaw Buaben Asamoa has stated that if the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has disagreements with the Electoral Commission’s decision to compile a new voter’s register, they can proceed to court.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494791374841.html
Calls for Cummings to release phone's GPS data to prove where he's been

The data would show exactly where the senior aide has travelled over the last few months.

25 May 10:12 Metro 970161748827030214.html
When Will America’s Last World War II Veterans Pass Away? [Infographic]

This Memorial Day, approximately 325,000 U.S. WWII veterans are still alive but their ranks are steady declining.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532427792353.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

25 May 04:16 5090408756710781770.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
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
Derogatory Remarks Against Dalits: Why Three Senior DMK MPs Face Legal Problems

The cases of these three MPs are a bit amusing as they invited the trouble on themselves.

25 May 15:40 Swarajya 4977622828744508665.html
ABS-CBN to get due process

THE leadership of Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano on Monday assured fairness and due process as the House committees on legislative franchises and on good government and public accountability will hold a joint hearing this Tuesday afternoon on the franchise application of ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corporation.

25 May 06:59 Journal Online 6375127391947873474.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
UK to Explore Self Sufficiency to End Reliance on China

The British government will make plans to reduce the United Kingdom's reliance on imports from foreign countries like China.

25 May 14:09 Breitbart 3148363491841122354.html
Report reveals Pak pilot ignored three altitude warnings before crashing

PTI Karachi The pilot of the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA)’s crashed plane ignored three warnings from the air traffic controllers about the air

25 May 15:07 The Navhind Times 3656927214011465820.html
Supreme Court rules: Home of Dvir Sorek's murderer will not be destroyed - Defense/Security

Justices Uzi Fogelman and Anat Baron rule IDF cannot demolish home of terrorist in cell which murdered yeshiva student.

25 May 16:21 Israel National News 5374683668633317207.html
With first day of Hari Raya over, Malaysians reminded no more Aidilfitri visits during CMCO

KUALA LUMPUR, May 25 — Going into the second day of the month of Syawal today means that under the Conditional movement control order (CMCO), people are no longer allowed to continue the tradition of Aidilfitri visits. As part of the move to curb the spread of Covid-19, the government has allowed...

25 May 03:03 Malaymail 302165934512396446.html
NSW on alert with 1.2 million kids on the move

NSW's public transport stood up to its first post-pandemic test on Monday, as more than a million school students returned to classrooms.

25 May 08:29 The New Daily 5848147786034485950.html
[UPDATED] COVID-19: INEC to pilot e-Voting in 2021, seeks cancellation of Bye-Elections

In the wake of lifestyle changes occasioned by the Covid-19 Pandemic, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC

25 May 20:25 Vanguard News 4125100339688180806.html
Domestic passengers landing at Kerala don't seem to need Aarogya Setu

According to the rules, anyone arriving in Kerala on flights, can go into state run quarantine centres, if they so wish or if they have a separate attached bathroom at their home can remain in it for two weeks, when the quarantine period will end

25 May 18:39 Livemint 6614605819422425674.html
Uttarakhand BJP releases ‘Modi Aarti’, party MLA says will erect PM Modi statue too

Amid coronavirus outbreak, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) functionaries in Uttarakhand have come up with ‘Modi Aarti’ in praise of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

25 May 06:55 Free Press Journal 9080771787813176188.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
Two militants killed in encounter with security forces in south Kashmir

Srinagar: Two militants were killed in an encounter which ensued when security forces launched a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) in south Kashmir district of Kulgam on Monday. Official...

25 May 06:38 4118436625282604984.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
Spain revises virus death toll down by nearly 2,000

A new system of gathering data had allowed them to identify cases that were counted twice and exclude deaths wrongly attributed to the virus, said Fernando Simon, the health ministry's emergencies coordinator.

25 May 00:00 2308610106379656011.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
France has lowest daily increase in new Covid-19 cases, deaths since lockdown

French authorities reported the smallest daily rise in new coronavirus cases and deaths on Sunday since before a lockdown began on March 17, raising hopes that the worst of the epidemic is over in Fr…

25 May 01:45 France 24 5635134572044827948.html
TTD move to sell properties kept in abeyance by AP government

The AP government has on Monday kept in abeyance a move by the TTD to sell 50 properties as per its resolution dated January 30, 2016.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566725183180.html
Packed parks like Bellwoods avoidable with better communication, experts say

Images of a downtown Toronto park packed with young people seemingly flouting physical distancing guidelines designed to slow the spread of COVID-19 have drawn sharp criticism from both politicians and the public.

25 May 21:37 52741009104381390.html
COVID19: Pulitzer winning Indian-origin physician, compatriot in NYS commission on economic recovery

Mr. Cuomo on Sunday announced that the state’s Blue-Ribbon Commission, chaired by former Google CEO Eric Schmidt, will also focus on improving telehealth and broadband access using new, innovative technologies.

25 May 07:43 The Hindu 6679535025367256416.html
As A Business Man, I May Start Cultivating A Weed Farm Soon – Stonebwoy Reveals

Multiple Award-winning Dancehall artiste, Stonebwoy has disclosed his intentions of going into weed farming after the government of Ghana legalised it recently.

25 May 18:14 8689748847149033798.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
Sentenced to death via Zoom - horrifying new justice system for executions

Two men have been sentenced to death - one for murder the other for a drug offence - via Zoom, which human rights groups have described as "abhorrent"

25 May 12:30 mirror 675785260835818016.html
Chaos reigns at airports as domestic flights take off after 2-month gap

Tweaking of flight schedules led to cancellation of several flights

25 May 07:13 BusinessLine 5283601468161224.html
Case against flying school instructor for molestation

Two more girls accuse him of same; Vishakha committee set up for probe

25 May 00:30 Pune Mirror 6353030399265612416.html
WHO's Solidarity Trial to Pause Hydroxychloroquine Tests Amid Safety Concerns, Tedros Says

More than 40,000 healthcare workers from across the world are reportedly taking part in a global trial of two anti-malarial drugs - hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine ...

25 May 16:19 Sputniknews 967333868989108949.html
Return of UAE residents stuck in India: Missions await clarity on procedures

India won’t fly special flights to send back stranded UAE residents, says official

25 May 16:45 Gulf News 2086521543806697252.html
China Says Hong Kong Judiciary to Stay Independent Under New Law

China sought to reassure Hong Kong that its judiciary would remain independent under a new national security law, as concerns grow that the city may lose one of its key selling points for international companies.

25 May 10:01 4032480122152281706.html
New York Times fills front page with names of COVID-19 dead

The assistant editor of the paper’s graphics desk Simone Landon said she and her colleagues realised that “both among ourselves and perhaps in...

25 May 03:06 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900809008190.html
Kosciuszko National Park wild horse numbers swell, the campaign to protect them could be a byelection issue

If moves to protect Victoria's wild horses fails, the focus for supporters is certain to shift into Eden-Monaro.

25 May 14:30 The Canberra Times 8662394329960075041.html
'Fake news': Maryland congressman denies 'dispute' with White House staffer at Memorial Day event

A spokesman for Maryland Rep. Andy Harris denied the congressman got into an argument during a Memorial Day visit to Fort McHenry with President Trump after a reporter traveling with the group overheard him yelling.

25 May 19:42 Washington Examiner 4625792333823305733.html

Nepal’s prime minister KP Sharma Oli is on a bold move to take on India. By releasing a new map that included sensitive Indian border regions of Kalapani, Limpiyadhura and Lipulekh, he has put New Delhi on notice. Notably, this scenario has been deve

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999879163150860.html
Andhra Pradesh CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy allocates Rs 100 crore for lawyers’ welfare

Chief Minister has said that medical teams should be sent to the affected areas and a plan should be prepared as to how to eradicate the disease from the district.

25 May 14:49 5974563061519504828.html
NAF trains 94 Special Forces, 35 personnel in RTC Bauchi – Air Chief

The Chief of Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal (AM) Sadique Abubakar said that 94 Special Forces (SF) and 35 personnel had been trained

25 May 11:31 The Guardian 7580308505088701726.html
COVID-19 cases rise in Manipur

Official sources said that the number of cases in Manipur has increased to 32.

25 May 12:39 The Hindu 6679535025038285231.html
Nagaland reports 1st corona cases, Assam sees spike in 24 hrs

KOHIMA/GUWAHATI/AGATALA: After Sikkim, Nagaland reported its first coronavirus case when three people, who returned from Chennai, tested positive on Monday while in neighbouring Assam 116 new cases were reported in the past 24 hours, taking the state

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999879834004025.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
1st deadlines approach for laid-off workers to get health insurance

The nonpartisan Kaiser Family Foundation estimates that nearly 27 million workers and family members had lost job-based health coverage as of the start of this month.

25 May 10:29 WVLT 4089046911310752929.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
Watch: Scenes from airports across India on Day 1 of resumption of domestic flights

The resumption of air travel came with a few hiccups in the first few hours itself as several flyers took to social media to register their grievances against airlines, particularly Air India. Several people travelled long distances only to find that their flights had been cancelled.

25 May 15:02 The Indian Express 2885715105092159565.html
Smoke covers A53 as fire crews called to rubber and plastic blaze

Firefighters had to put out a fire involving plastic and rubber in a field near a main road.

25 May 08:58 Shropshire Star 3480199991808842144.html
Coronavirus | Low volume of cases but more affected areas

Health officials are looking out for some areas where there could be community transmission.

25 May 18:58 The Hindu 6679535025016000927.html
Over 500 flights take off, but states create plane confusion at airports

Maharashtra clears air, says short-term visitors exempt from isolation

25 May 20:30 Business-Standard 1502508925256103390.html
Over 21,000 requests pending after Karnataka bars entry from three states

Out of the total 1.26 lakh approval requests from different states all over the country since May 1, a total of 95,261 were granted till May 18 — Maharashtra (67,518), Gujarat (2,175) and Tamil Nadu (27,743).

25 May 06:37 The Indian Express 2885715105484656776.html
Birthday parade thrown for baby who lost parents in Texas Walmart shooting

A Texas baby who lost both of his parents in last year’s El Paso Walmart massacre marked his first birthday over the weekend — with his community turning out for a parade in his honor,

25 May 19:54 New York Post 7654946767454620784.html
Coronavirus: Nail salons prepare to reopen as restrictions set to ease

Beauty salons across Canberra are preparing to reopen in the hope coronavirus restrictions will be eased.

25 May 15:00 The Canberra Times 8662394330209206658.html
Lockdown: Nightclubs shut, operators dragged to court in Abuja

This was revealed by the Chairman of the enforcement team, Ikharo Attah, on Sunday when he spoke with newsmen

25 May 04:09 The Eagle Online 1463511650091586627.html
Taiwan offers people of Hong Kong 'necessary assistance' after protests over new security laws

Taiwan will provide the people of Hong Kong with "necessary assistance", President Tsai Ing-wen said, after thousands in the Chinese ruled territory protested against Beijing's plans to impose new national security laws. Taiwan has become a refuge for a small but growing number of pro-democracy

25 May 04:27 Yahoo 7097669637557519217.html
24,000 quarantined OFWS to go home

Labor Secretary Silvestre H. Bello III said that, upon instruction of President Rodrigo Duterte, the composite team of Philippine Coast Guard and Overseas Workers Welfare Administration will arrange in the next three days for daily trips for 8,000 OFWs via the Paranaque Integrated Terminal Exchange and the NAIA Terminal.

25 May 08:55 Journal Online 6375127393082905153.html
READERS’ LETTERS: Untenable position but Dominic Cummings will stay

Sir, – Since lockdown was instigated grandparents have not seen grandchildren, people have died alone and funerals have been limited.

25 May 10:18 The Courier 4275302766817516517.html
Students doing Oxford exams on videolink from their bedrooms complain that invigilators and tutors should NOT be allowed to see their ‘private space’

Oxford University's Faculty of Classics confirmed that exams would be taken over Microsoft Teams. All invigilators will undergo a mandatory 'camera sweep of the room' before the test starts.

25 May 00:54 Mail Online 124328112443985699.html
Boris Johnson goes for run with dog as backlash over Dominic Cummings row deepens

The Prime Minister has been spotted out jogging with his pet, Dilyn, around Lambeth Palace, London, after being criticised for backing his lockdown-breaching top aide

25 May 09:33 mirror 675785261023603016.html
Coronavirus lockdown extended till June 30 in Himachal’s Hamirpur, Solan

Hamirpur and Solan districts in Himachal Pradesh will continue with the coronavirus lockdown for a month after the current nationwide phase ends on May 31

25 May 17:57 The Financial Express 1288289580198518488.html
First flight lands at Jammu airport from Delhi as domestic air travel resumes

After the restart of domestic air travel in the country, the first flight landed at the Jammu airport from Delhi on Monday morning. The Air India flight

25 May 12:52 Greater Kashmir 4662909091495554065.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
You’re getting used to masks. Will you wear a face shield?

The clear plastic guards may be easier to wear, disinfect and reuse than cloth or surgical face coverings, although they don’t entirely replace the need for masks.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965192948687.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
Biden aims to move left without abandoning centrist roots

Calls for pragmatic centrism helped Joe Biden clinch the Democratic presidential nomination. But they left many of the party’s strongest liberals worried little progress would be made toward their sweeping goals.

25 May 20:38 Hawaii News Now 8225790206955932175.html
In the Afternoon: Cloudy With Short-Term Precipitations

Today before noon over most of the country will be sunny with temporary increases in cloudiness over the eastern and southern regions. In the afternoon there will be cumulus and cumulonimbus clouds and in some places there will be short-term precipitations with thunder.

25 May 10:41 4235039571972116246.html
Vizag gas leak: Andhra Pradesh High Court orders state to seize LG Polymer premises

The court also asked the government to ensure that the company’s directors do not leave the country without its permission.

25 May 15:16 8669301693840391562.html
Council of the Federation: COVID-19 prompts Quebec to put off premiers' meeting

Quebec is postponing the Council of the Federation meeting it was set to host this summer because of COVID-19.

25 May 20:29 52741009243782710.html
Swarms of locusts enter in Jaipur residential areas

Swarms of locusts entered some residential areas of the city on Monday, presenting the local people with an unusual sight. Locusts normally affect districts in western Rajasthan but this time the swarms have travelled as far as Jaipur city. The swarms later headed towards the Dausa district.

25 May 12:19 First Post Of India 844080066403131548.html
Armagh farmer linked to motor ‘chop shop’ after police search

A farmer accused of involvement in a ‘chop shop’ of high-value stolen cars being run by an organised crime gang on his land was refused bail yesterday.

25 May 07:12 independent 5894610845863625578.html
‘Conquer every situation with a positive attitude’

This Amdavadi businessman has been in not one, not two but three life-threatening incidents, but he emerged on the other side a stronger, braver person with a p

25 May 00:30 Ahmedabad Mirror 2891158803565509508.html
Tragedy house left gutted

A house that was heavily damaged by a 2016 fire that killed a woman and left her six children homeless needs to be fixed up or the city of Port Moody could have it torn down.

25 May 10:25 Castanet 616068602262117640.html
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
‘Hard to See’ Hong Kong Remaining the Asian Financial Center if China Takes Over

Sunday on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” White House National Security Adviser Robert […] More

25 May 05:06 tricksNhub 2646598856190750737.html
Staffer at a Cape Town primary school tests positive for Covid-19

This comes as some teachers returned to schools on Monday in preparation for the return of Grade 7 and 12 pupils.

25 May 15:23 The Citizen 410802301552628629.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
Russia seeks 18-year prison term for ex-U.S. Marine accused of spying

Paul Whelan, a U.S. national who also holds British, Canadian and Irish passports, has been in custody since he was detained in a Moscow hotel room in December 2018

25 May 13:17 The Globe and Mail 68426410145210973.html
Nairobi church faces eviction from public land

The land will be restored to community utilisation.

25 May 20:01 Daily Nation 7421817125743446057.html
COVID-19: 37 Lakh Migrants Have Benefited From Shramik Trains So Far

Nearly 60% of trains originated from Gujarat, Maharashtra and Punjab and destined for UP and Bihar. 

25 May 00:49 League of India 8067868024951618144.html
Eight feared dead in Lake Albert water accident 

The accident happened on Sunday evening, according to Julius Hakiza, the police spokesman for Albertine region.

25 May 14:35 New Vision 9103146373755799872.html
Karan Johar confirms two members of household staff test positive for COVID-19, says 'rest of us are safe'

Ace filmmaker Karan Johar, who is celebrating his birthday today, took to his social media account to confirm that two members from his household staf

25 May 15:45 The Times of India 6060938663921578851.html
UPDATED: Ochsner LSU Health announces expanded COVID-19 testing May 26-29

Community members will receive their test results within 24-72 hours.

25 May 16:07 KNOE 8 News 9048639191583201308.html
Locals protest over hedgerow cutting – in National Biodiversity Week

Council workers moved on to cut grass only

25 May 18:52 The Irish Times 8204772968968356273.html
Egypt's Health min. briefed on workflow at quarantine hospitals

Zayed mourned all members of medical staffs who lost their lives while carrying out their national duty of confronting COVID-19.

25 May 00:00 Egypt Today 1963187899911051522.html
Jacinda Ardern 'stays cool' as earthquake hits amid live telecast

A moderate 5.6-magnitude earthquake rattled New Zealand's North Island early Monday

25 May 10:01 The Asian Age 2126266544420060059.html
Kazakh COVID-19 Cemetery Has More Graves Than Reported Coronavirus Victims

A cemetery said to be only for coronavirus victims in the southwestern Kazakh city of Almaty and the surrounding region appears to hold many more bodies than the area's number of reported COVID-19 deaths.

25 May 20:39 Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty 5891794163369737560.html
Ryanair goes to court over conduct of social welfare appeal

Airline claims it was refused leave by appeals commissioner to cross examine witnesses

25 May 16:27 The Irish Times 8204772968950661560.html
Two teens appear in Wexford court on rape charge

Two teenage males have appeared at Wexford District Court today on a rape charge.

25 May 14:43 7595237279155751261.html
Netanyahu becomes the first Israeli prime minister to stand trial over corruption and fraud cases

Last year, Netanyahu was indicted on bribery, fraud, and breach of trust charges as part of three separate corruption cases.

25 May 07:15 Business Insider 6060062401091192077.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
UPDATE: One person dead, two in critical condition after Highway 1 collision in Langley

A man and woman were taken to hospital in critical condition

25 May 17:55 North Delta Reporter 5327740410725512605.html
Karnataka: BJP Rallies Behind FIR Against Sonia Gandhi; Congress Demands Withdrawal Of Complaint, Suspension Of Police Officer

The party’s state unit is backing the advocate who filed an FIR against Sonia Gandhi for her remarks against PM Modi.

25 May 16:31 Swarajya 4977622829265822009.html
Police investigation underway after cyclist seriously hurt in Stockport crash

The man was taken to hospital after colliding with a kerb

25 May 19:17 men 6694993428248101980.html
60 more die in Maharashtra, Mumbai death toll crosses 1,000

With 2,436 new cases, total COVID-19 cases in State reach 52,667

25 May 20:02 The Hindu 6679535025779164730.html
Coronavirus Outbreak: India's death toll tops 4,000-mark; case tally crosses 1.38 lakh; highest spike yet

As many as 6,977 new COVID-19 cases and 154 deaths were reported in the country in the last 24 hours

25 May 05:10 DNA India 7533428660800670975.html
Virus Outbreak Britain

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. The government is facing a tide of anger from politicians and the

25 May 10:13 Yahoo 7097669637808325860.html
Yamina MK: Netanyahu is to blame for the sickness of the justice system - Defense/Security

"A day on which the Israeli Prime Minister sits on the defendant’s bench is a sad day for the State of Israel," says MK Matan Kahana.

25 May 05:41 Israel National News 5374683668705115752.html
Man kidnaps and rapes ex-lover

A Bulawayo man recently broke into his ex-lover's home and kidnapped her before raping her.This was heard by the Bulawayo magistrate Shepherd Mjanja when ...

25 May 08:21 Bulawayo24 News 5565663538737188528.html
"Train Should Reach Station": Sena Leader Taunts Piyush Goyal Over Tweets

In a dig at Railway Minister Piyush Goyal over the diversion of the Vasai Road-Gorakhpur Sharmik Special train via Odisha, Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut on Monday said their only request is that train carrying migrants should reach its destination as announced.

25 May 08:56 5090057682284481579.html
WHO suspends hydroxychloroquine trial as Covid-19 treatment

The WHO stressed the need to keep up with physical distancing measures and to scale up efforts to test and detect cases.

25 May 18:58 The Citizen 410802300998975197.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
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
Trump says he's no longer taking hydroxychloroquine

President Trump said he has finished taking hydroxychloroquine, an anti-malaria drug he took to protect against the coronavirus.

25 May 13:25 Washington Examiner 4625792333396227518.html
Wike, Rivers liable for infecting my manager with Covid-19 – Owner of demolished hotel

Following the confirmation by the Rivers state government, that the manager of the demolished Nyesome Wike

25 May 20:31 Vanguard News 4125100339893551989.html
UK PM's top aide Dominic Cummings under fire

Cummings faces increasing pressure to resign for breaching lockdown rules three times

25 May 01:30 Free Press Journal 9080771787264084693.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
Pinkerton: Stand with the Chinese People Against Their Communist Regime

It is a Chinese Communist Party ploy to conflate the communists with the Chinese people, and the U.S. must seek to widen the divide between the two.

25 May 20:24 Breitbart 3148363491144736078.html
Lawyer claims crook trying to use Gobbo to get off 'might be confused'

Drug trafficker Francesco Madafferi wants to use Informer 3838 scandal to secure release but prosecutors say he might be confused about what led to conviction.

25 May 07:28 Brisbane Times 2314609339983301033.html
Government advisor warns 'people will die' after PM 'trashes' lockdown to save Cummings

Professor Stephen Reicher, a member of the SAGE group SPI-B, told the Mirror mixed messaging will mean fewer follow the rules adding: "If adherence falls, the infection will rise and people will die"

25 May 10:09 mirror 675785260292620950.html
Need More Women Peacekeepers In UN, Says Indian Commander

Efforts must be made to significantly increase the number of uniformed women personnel in the UN peacekeeping missions, an Indian woman commander stationed in Congo has said, underlining that they serve as role models for girls and women everywhere.

25 May 05:56 5090057681153970486.html
Coronavirus: Families of disabled people are still being asked to sign unlawful DNR orders

EXCLUSIVE Labour urged the government to "provide clarity" to healthcare workers to prevent the families of vulnerable people feeling pressure to wrongly sign the orders

25 May 11:31 mirror 675785261277151125.html
NIDCOM lists items allegedly ‘carted away’ by communications minister

Kayode Oyero The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission has released a list of items allegedly “carted away” by the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami, after he allegedly ejec...

25 May 07:00 Punch Newspapers 3524240994974905346.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
Dominic Cummings has 'no regrets' about 260-mile trip but admits he should have told PM his plans

Boris Johnson's senior advisor issued a statement on Monday afternoon following mounting pressure to quit

25 May 16:08 Wales Online 7686550516366575264.html
Liberal senator files defamation suit over Twitter troll account

Victorian senator Sarah Henderson has filed defamation proceedings against a former Geelong councillor who denies any link to an anonymous Twitter account.

25 May 08:02 Brisbane Times 2314609339797523085.html
Mount Aspiring College principal resigns

The principal of Mount Aspiring College in Wanaka is stepping down saying "the time is right" for him to resign. Wayne Bosley has been at the...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042080062190896.html
Greek PM: We have left the difficulties behind, but the danger is not over

During an interview on STAR TV on Monday, Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis drew attention to Greece's Covid-19 success story, stated there is "no

25 May 22:29 Greek City Times 1506177376623492397.html
More people seeking help at Nth Canterbury food banks

Food banks are helping a part of the North Canterbury community they don’t normally have to support as the Covid-19 crisis continues to bite....

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078931597906.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
Sadtu: KZN DBE needs at least 2 weeks to prep for teachers to return

The union said they were considering discouraging teachers from returning to schools as planned on Thursday amid delays in the delivery of personal protective equipment (PPEs).

25 May 00:00 2308610107468007985.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
Job Alert: Sign up to be a Kerala Police constable and earn up to Rs 48,000 per month - how to apply on

With employment opportunities and job security on thin ice during the coronavirus pandemic, the Kerala Public Service Commission has called for candidates to apply for the post of police constables. Interested candidates may apply through the official government portal:

25 May 14:12 Free Press Journal 9080771788229516845.html
Rajasthan Rajgarh SHO suicide: Police station staff seeks transfer, cites pressure by MLA Krishna Poonia

In an application to the IG, police personnel of the Rajgarh police station have asked for their transfer, saying local MLA Krishna Poonia pressurises them and unnecessarily complains against them to senior officials. The SHO of the police station, Vishnu Dutt Vishnoi, committed suicide on Friday.

25 May 08:32 India Today 4286117814247998148.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
Mauritius records 2 new COVID-19 cases after month-long lull

The Indian Ocean island nation initially surged ahead of other East African countries in terms of caseload, hitting a peak of 332 just shy of six weeks into its outbreak.

25 May 00:00 2308610108418418232.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
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
Denmark asks lovestruck travelers to show proof of romance

If you have a partner in Denmark, you might be allowed to visit them — but only if you show evidence of your relationship to the Danish police. The rule applies to travelers from Germany and the Scandinavian countries.

25 May 00:00 Deutsche Welle 550934689796995802.html
More Troubles For AAP MLA Prakash Jarwal: Tanker Owners Claim He Collected Bribes Up To Rs 60 Lakh A Month

Aam Aadmi Party MLA Prakash Jarwal has been caught up in yet another controversy. The latest investigations suggest that Jarwal, MLA from Deoli constituency in the capital, allegedly received around Rs 60 lakh per month bribes from the water tanker owners, reports Times of India.

25 May 15:25 Swarajya 4977622829415925693.html
Covid-19 in Tamil Nadu: 35 flights at Chennai airport Monday, state sees 805 new cases

In the highest single-day jump in the state, 805 new cases were recorded in Tamil Nadu on Monday. While briefing the media via video conferencing, state health minister C Vijayabaskar said 88 per cent of the Covid-19 cases in Tamil Nadu are asymptomatic.

25 May 19:50 The Indian Express 2885715104441183611.html
3 reasons why India's current Covid-19 strategy should change

Combating Covid-19 is like fighting a war. And, wars are won with up-to-date strategy. Fresh researches on coronavirus tell that India's Covid-19 strategy must change.

25 May 07:37 India Today 4286117812922314950.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
COVID-19: 69 new cases in Karnataka, death toll increases to 43

A 55-year-old woman from Bengaluru Rural became the 43rd COVID-19 casualty in Karnataka as the state reported 69 new cases of coronavirus, taking the total number of infections to 2,158.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567975715337.html
Warning signs posted in Nanakuli after shark sighting | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

The City and County of Honolulu says warning signs have been posted at Depot’s Beach in Nanakuli after a 10-foot-long shark was spotted in the area.

25 May 21:08 Star-Advertiser 3439335388594343355.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
Whistle-blower advocacy group calls for COVID-19 accountability watchdog

Report urges appointment of ombudsperson to probe problems with government’s pandemic response

25 May 09:00 The Globe and Mail 68426409724085382.html
Lockdown hinders construction of road to Chhattisgarh's Maoist hot spot

Security forces had taken up the 35-km road project on a war footing, at least three CRPF camps had been set up on the stretch to create a security blanket for workers engaged in its construction

25 May 10:58 Business-Standard 1502508924986454707.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
Sekou Nkrumah explains why he's 'fighting' his siblings

Dr Sekou Nkrumah, one of the sons of Kwame Nkrumah, has explained why there is bad blood between him and his siblings – Samia Yaba Christina Nkrumah and Gamal Gorkeh Nkrumah.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495419934981.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
562 Stranded Kashmiris Return Home In Six Flights

Over five hundred Kashmiris stranded in various parts of the country reached Valley on Monday in six flights, as the domestic flight operations resumed today, two months after Pan-India lockdown was imposed on March 25 to fight coronavirus pandemic

25 May 17:14 Kashmir Observer 1268422870456256078.html
Chinese, Indian troops engage in border conflicts

2 skirmishes have occurred so far this month as talks break down again

25 May 08:55 Taiwan News 4737573344208920063.html
Isko lauds MTPB for helping deliver food aid

THE Manila Traffic and Parking Bureau (MTPB) headed by Dennis Viaje was commended by Mayor Isko Moreno for helping deliver food aid and rice to the city-based three-wheel public utility drivers numbering at least 17,000.

25 May 08:40 Journal Online 6375127392805265461.html
Man arrest for double murder in Mysuru

The police arrested a man for killing two people in connection with a minor accident. The accused killed the duo on Sunday and the police arrest him early on Monday. Jayapura police arrested Yogesh,

25 May 11:58 Deccan Herald 2027555797461265336.html
Hundreds stranded as Anambra, Delta govts shut boundary with iron barriers

This is coming after allegations that all the cases of COVID-19 discovered in Anambra involved persons that sneaked into the state from other areas recently.

25 May 10:32 Legit 3764253649987084744.html
Criminal carrying Rs 50K bounty held

The Delhi Police's Special Cell has arrested a man who was carrying a reward of Rs 50,000 for a case of armed robbery and attempt to murder was absconding since last 10 months after jumping parole. The accused identified as Mohammad Israel (49), son of Sahabuddin of village Samana, Ghaziabad, has

25 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783232202794530.html
Motherwell trio lost in Arrochar mist fined after Scots mountain rescue called out for first time in lockdown

A MOTHERWELL trio lost in the mist on Arrochar have been fined after it prompted the first Scots mountain rescue call out in lockdown. Three hillwalkers, aged 21,22 and 23, lost their way as mist d…

25 May 08:47 The Scottish Sun 6609127674369680274.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
Babu Owino's Heated Interview With Anne Kiguta Sparks Outrage [VIDEO]

The heated interview saw Kiguta relentlessly press the lawmaker over the shooting of Felix Oringa aka DJ Evolve, frustrating Babu who...

25 May 05:20 8634838154512099816.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
IZ*ONE label updates fans on status of lawsuit against malicious commenters

Off the Record/Swing Entertainment updated fans on the status of the lawsuit against malicious commenters.The label had submitted their first lawsu…

25 May 05:30 allkpop 3249686061884119645.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
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 52741009711980327.html
10 things you need to know today: May 25, 2020

Trump suspends travel from Brazil due to coronavirus spike, Americans mark Memorial Day with limited public events, and more

25 May 12:50 The Week 149215356453073263.html
Eastern, Western Naval Commands benefit from Zoomlion disinfection exercise

The Western Naval Command (Sekondi) of the Ghana Navy on Monday (May 25, 2020) benefited from Zoomlion Ghana Limited’s voluntary disinfection exercise.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494105352605.html
Multinational Force in Sinai Represents ‘An Insurance Policy,’ Says Former Israeli Defense Official

Egyptian-Israeli relations are at their best level since the peace treaty was signed, mostly based on common security interests. But something can always go wrong.

25 May 09:00 Breaking Israel News 540123161871238298.html
Court rules comedian’s bushfire fund can’t go to victims, wildlife

A court has ruled millions of dollars raised during the bushfire crisis by comedian Celeste Barber, cannot be distributed to charities or other States to help people and wildlife. The money also can’t…

25 May 05:14 214966662280886142.html
Under strict rules, India resumes domestic flights after two months

West Bengal urged government to postpone resumption of passenger flights to Kolkata as it focuses on rescue work of Cyclone Amphan

25 May 11:57 The Asian Age 2126266546055955739.html
UK to introduce 14-day quarantine for international arrivals

UK to introduce 14-day quarantine for international arrivals

25 May 20:40 The Independent 5308065341735429214.html
Paul Cairns death: First picture of man who died in alleged Ayrshire ‘shooting’

THIS is the first picture of the man who died in an alleged Ardrossan shooting yesterday. Paul Cairns, 42, was killed in the alleged firearms incident at a house in Nithsdale Road in the Ayrshire t…

25 May 11:24 The Scottish Sun 6609127672941821750.html
As India resumes domestic operations partially after two months of shutdown, 82 flights cancelled on Day 1

The Centre had only allowed limited flights of about one-third capacity of the summer schedule to operate between metro cities and other destinations.

25 May 05:22 The Statesman 1191309781646573875.html
Farmers lament harassment by security officers, donate 60,000 eggs to Lagos

The Feed Industry Practitioners Association of Nigeria (FIPAN) has called on security agencies in the country to implement the curfew with a human face across the country. The body made this known at the weekend when it donated 60,000 eggs ...

25 May 03:19 The Guardian 7580308504362753207.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 9037559356949924253.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 5090057682550038486.html
Nigeria cases of COVID-19 rises to 8,068, as 229 new cases confirmed

Nigeria has recorded 229 new cases of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), increasing the total confirmed cases in the nation to 8,068.

25 May 22:39 Vanguard News 4125100339248448389.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
Zoo could put down 300 animals as it only has enough cash to feed them for a week

Borth Wild Animal Kingdom owners Tracy and Dean Tweedy are facing the "last resort" - though council chiefs have already "lost confidence" following the deaths of numerous animals

25 May 05:46 mirror 675785259827932398.html
10 lessons from the COVID-19 frontline for a more gender-equal world

Women play an outsize role responding to crises, including as frontline healthcare and social workers, caregivers at home, and as mobilisers in their communities.

25 May 00:00 2308610108333939753.html
MFA GMC/GDC Srinagar deplores 'abusive' behaviour of police after senior doctor allegedly thrashed

After a senior doctor alleged that he was assaulted by the police, a doctors’ association on Monday issued a statement, “deploring” what it termed as

25 May 16:19 Greater Kashmir 4662909091197984762.html
COVID-19: Health minister issues ‘new normal’ guidelines for workplaces 

In a ministerial decree issued on Saturday, Terawan detailed how offices and manufacturers should operate during the large-scale social restrictions (PSBB).

25 May 17:38 The Jakarta Post 7678601102575355357.html
Tovino Thomas: 'Heard Of Sets Vandalised By Religious Fanatics In North India, Now It’s Happening To Us

A church set built for the film 'Minnal Murali' was demolished by members of the Antharashtra Hindu Parishad and Bajrang Dal in Kerala's Kalady on Sunday.

25 May 10:03 HUFFPOST 6665507018377701421.html
Evening Update: Trudeau seeks paid sick leave for workers in bid for NDP support; Canadian vaccine candidate shows promise in animal tests

Also: More reopenings in hard-hit areas of Quebec and Alberta

25 May 20:48 The Globe and Mail 68426410419293374.html
The impact of COVID-19 on Africa

Global solidarity with Africa is an imperative.

25 May 10:55 The Japan Times 6673764366697546712.html
Thousands without power in Western Australia after once in a decade storm

MELBOURNE, May 25 — Wild weather downed trees and left tens of thousands of people without power in Western Australia, as emergency services began cleaning up in Perth today after some of the worst weather in a decade. Wind speeds of up to 132 kph were registered at Cape Leeuwin, one of the...

25 May 04:39 Malaymail 302165934602920088.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
At 93, I will never change in my position on Equity, Justice, Fairness – Clark

ABUJA - FORMER Federal Commissioner for Information, Chief Edwin Clark who turned 93 years yesterday, vowed that he will not c

25 May 15:44 Vanguard News 4125100340444750484.html
Gary Neville mocks Dominic Cummings over ‘uncomfortable’ lockdown statement

Former England and Manchester United defender Gary Neville has mocked Dominic Cummings for his performance during a press conference. Prime minister Boris Johnson’s special advisor has been accused

25 May 16:28 The Independent 2511519172045690661.html
China Defends Tariffs on Australia Barley’s as Relations Sour

China was “prudent” and “restrained” in its use of trade remedy measures according to the nation’s commerce minister, who defended the recent decision to impose anti-dumping duties on Australian barley as being based on evidence.

25 May 10:48 4032480120805796669.html
Poachers Killed One of the Rarest Birds in Bulgaria

Attempts have been made in Bulgaria for several years to restore the bird population. The killed vulture, named "Ultron", was donated to Bulgaria by a Belgian zoo.

25 May 22:35 4235039570482542630.html
Industrial estates in TN start functioning with new rules

Following permission from the Tamilnadu government, factories in industrial esates located in non-containment zones in the State, including those at Ambattur and Guindy, resumed their operations from today. Continue Reading →

25 May 05:43 News Today 4115950002774911580.html
MBOYA: True Gor fans should each give Sh100 monthly to bail out

The club needs us now more than ever.

25 May 03:00 Daily Nation 7421817123769601592.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
Confusion, chaos and cancellations at Delhi's IGI airport on day-1 of flight resumption

The airlines did not even inform us about it through text message or call, claimed many passengers who were left stranded at Delhi's IGI airport.

25 May 16:17 India Today 4286117812695813032.html
WHO Halts Hydroxychloroquine COVID-19 Trials Citing Safety Concerns

The WHO placed a temporary halt on tests of the controversial COVID-19 coronavirus treatment hydroxychloroquine on Monday, citing growing safety concerns described in a study spanning six continents.

25 May 17:56 Interesting Engineering 7328942542244881734.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
Man stabbed then arrested as police find Black Country cannabis farm

A cannabis factory was discovered in the Black Country after a suspected drugs farmer was stabbed.

25 May 14:44 Express & Star 7324224460214377223.html
On the campaign trail, best beware candid signs lurking in the grass

Someone forget to tell the Prime Minister there was an unfortunate sign lurking in the Eden-Monaro political wilderness.

25 May 03:43 The Age 7967730563082438825.html
3,060 Special Trains Ferried Around 40 Lakh Migrants Since May 1: Railways

The Railways has ferried around 40 lakh migrant workers on board 3,060 ''Shramik Special'' trains since May 1, according to official data.

25 May 20:42 5090057682618038954.html
Central Bank warns people of four unauthorised financial firms in operation

The Central Bank says Aran Asset Management, MSIM Fund Management, and CMS ICAV have cloned the details of already existing firms.

25 May 13:03 Irishexaminer 8196011178301328582.html
2 employees at Mattamy Centre Loblaws test positive for coronavirus

Two team members from a popular downtown Loblaws location have tested positive for the coronavirus.

25 May 10:29 680News 8014034334453432466.html
From the Archives, 1971: Qantas pays $500,000 ransom in mid-air bomb hoax

In 1971, Qantas paid a $500,000 ransom when the mysterious "Mr Brown" threatened to destroy a Boeing 707 jet carrying 128 people from Sydney to Hong Kong.

25 May 01:00 The Age 7967730562921793066.html
Sadtu in Limpopo says schools not yet ready to reopen for teachers, pupils

The union raised a number of concerns including that there were inadequate guidelines on who would be managing the process of conducting screenings for pupils once they returned to class.

25 May 00:00 2308610107250003342.html
Makhanda residents without water again as treatment works fail

Makhanda has suffered a second big water outage in a month as the town’s waterworks failed. Some areas have been without water for five days now. This comes after countless efforts and millions of rands have been spent to fix the waterworks.

25 May 19:28 Daily Maverick 2373996788537770991.html
2 killed, 7 injured in shooting at large party in rural S.C.

The incident started with a 911 call that complained about noise near Jonesville Saturday night. But about two and a half hours later, someone reported hearing gunshots.

25 May 11:09 WVLT 4089046911523339541.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
Hindalco helps S’pur women earn living

When the Covid-19 pandemic is turning life upside down and leading to widespread job losses, a group of dedicated women in Sambalpur district have insisted on efforts in empowering themselves financially with the support of the Hindalco. These women from Hirakud have already prepared more than

25 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783232823043008.html
Staten Island boat fire injures 5 people, 3 hospitalized

Authorities say a boat caught fire off Staten Island with five people aboard, sending three to the hospital.

25 May 21:15 ABC7 New York 7327811148003540409.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
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
Parks packed, terraces open as Madrid and Barcelona celebrate easing of COVID-19 restrictions

Hundreds of Madrid residents flooded to the city's parks as lockdown measures were finally eased in the Spanish capital and in Barcelona, while ...

25 May 20:44 CNA 5644198864103948982.html
NAF trains 129 Special Forces to battle Boko Haram, bandits

Abubakar said this over Eid el-Fitr lunch with troops of the Air Component: “Operation Hadarin Daji,” at the 213 forward operation base in Katsina on Monday.

25 May 20:53 The Eagle Online 1463511648279990490.html
Mongolia to maintain strict virus regulations 'until vaccine found'

Mongolia will maintain strict coronavirus regulations until a vaccine is found, the prime minister said Monday, raising the prospect of the country being locked down for months to come.

25 May 13:10 Digital Journal 4566489172408106399.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
WATCH: Trump Campaign Hits Back at Biden's Racist Takes In a New Ad

Former Vice President Joe Biden put his foot in his mouth when he told Charlamagne tha God that African Americans who decide to support President Donald Trump "ain't black." The Trump re-election campaign used the opportunity to highlight the numerous instances the former veep lied to blacks as a means of pandering.

25 May 22:00 Townhall 6083908948614347300.html
HMC operated 4 mobile sites for blood donation during Ramadan

The Hamad Medical Corporation’s Blood Donation Center operated four sites during the holy month of Ramadan, especially in the present situation (COVID-19) to reach out to donors in the nearest area they can safely donate blood and recruit more donors.

25 May 08:43 The Peninsula 1202843882926648302.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
Anxiety as Bonny residents await NCDC report

Anxiety has heightened in Bonny Island of Rivers State, as residents await the report of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) inquiring the recent 13 deaths in the community.

25 May 03:28 The Guardian 7580308505467323164.html
Six women prisoners murdered by inmates in Honduras

TEGUCIGALPA, May 25 — Six women were killed by alleged gang members at a women's prison near the Honduran capital Tegucigalpa, the National Penitentiary Institute said yesterday. The killers broke through gates and the roof of a building at the women's prison in Tamara, 10 kilometers to the north...

25 May 00:00 Malaymail 302165935978965382.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 214966662821528025.html
Johnson backs senior adviser, risks party's wrath

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson backed his senior adviser Dominic Cummings.

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078954241668.html
Man arrested after swimming moat to enter Japan palace grounds

A Japanese man was arrested in Tokyo on Monday after swimming across the Imperial Palace's moat to scale an outer wall, entering off-limits parts of the grounds, police said.

25 May 08:00 Digital Journal 4566489173211812355.html
Balan warns of community spread

‘Several persons in home quarantine have violated norms’

25 May 18:10 The Hindu 6679535026168550808.html
Navajo Nation imposes 57-hour lockdown as virus death toll rises

Even essential businesses must remain closed as the entire tribe enters a strict lockdown for Memorial Day weekend.

25 May 18:52 Yahoo 7097669638086741346.html
No signs of Indian, Chinese troops backing off as standoff heads for long haul

People familiar with the situation in the region said the two sides were engaged in trying to resolve the dispute, but there was no indication of a positive outcome yet as both the armies continued to bolster their positions in disputed areas of Pangong Tso and Galwan Valley and Demchok.

25 May 03:12 The Economic Times 7653256036913776770.html
Duale to know his fate next week as Tuju says no disloyal members will be spared

Uhuru expected to host Jubilee MPs at State House on June 2nd

25 May 04:27 Pulse Live 3606876835445393603.html
Jubilee purge: Ruto's supporters anxious

Uhuru aims to take effective control of both the party and Parliament.

25 May 08:00 Daily Nation 7421817123890901692.html
Lockdown 4.0: With strict rules, aviation sector limps back to normalcy as domestic flights resume

Mumbai: Indian skies opened up for domestic passenger services from Monday after a gap of two months, with Delhi-Pune and Mumbai-Patna flights being among the first to take off, aviation industry...

25 May 03:50 4118436624812806262.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
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
COVID-19 deaths in Sweden top 4,000: Public Health Agency

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - The death toll from the outbreak of the novel coronavirus in Sweden has topped 4,000, statistics published by the Public Health Agency showed on Monday.

25 May 12:10 Reuters 8334514180166205720.html
Six women prisoners murdered by inmates in Honduras

Six women have been killed by alleged gang members at a women's prison near the Honduran capital Tegucigalpa, the National Penitentiary Institute has said.

25 May 13:31 News24 3752801377533522564.html
Ghani pledges release of up to 2,000 Taliban prisoners

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani announced that his government will release up to 2,000 Taliban prisoners as a goodwill gesture

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568141671011.html
Demonstration on biofertilisers at Hozukhe village

Demonstration on application of biofertilisers in maize was conducted by ATMA Dimapur, Niuland block at Hozukhe village on May 22. 

25 May 11:40 Nagalandpost 3019528212875546005.html
CBSE class 10,12 board exams to be held at 15,000 centres across country: HRD Minister

Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' announced on Monday that the pending class 10 and 12 board exams which were postponed in view of the coronavirus lockdown, will be conducted at 15,000 centres across the country instead of 3,000 centres planned earlier.

25 May 09:03 The Statesman 1191309781220658613.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
Covid-19 has made migrant workers’ plight, state apathy visible

It’s only now, with the images we see everywhere, that we have begun to see them: An exhausted child asleep on his mother’s suitcase as she drags it along, a young man cradling his friend as he breathes his last after walking hundreds of miles.

25 May 03:32 The Indian Express 2885715104459664765.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
Alberta minister says it’s a ‘great time’ to build a pipeline because COVID-19 restrictions limit protests against them

Sonya Savage made the comment Friday in a podcast hosted by the Canadian Association of Oilwell Drilling Contractors

25 May 18:08 The Globe and Mail 68426410037513803.html
COVID-19: Work from home tensions run high in world’s biggest quarantine - India

They must contend with the unreliable internet services and power blackouts

25 May 14:36 Gulf News 2086521545090326465.html
NGO moves Delhi High Court seeking equal ration benefits for all Delhiites

The plea seeks same ration benefits for Aadhar card and voter card holders as is being given to ration card holders.

25 May 17:50 DNA India 7533428661987550809.html
BS Yediyurappa lauds corona warriors for their efforts to contain COVID-19

Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on Monday expressed his gratitude to the corona warriors for their efforts in containing the spread of the deadly virus. "Bengaluru has set an example & is

25 May 16:47 Deccan Herald 2027555797746714567.html
Medical groups urge G20 to focus on climate change with COVID-19 aid packages

A group of medical associations representing more than 40 million health professionals from around the world is urging the G20 governments to focus on addressing public health and climate change when it comes to economic recovery packages for COVID-19.

25 May 23:00 Coronavirus 2422791597657502775.html
Greece Restarts Ferries to Islands, Reopens Cafes, Restaurants

ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Greece restarted regular ferry services to its islands Monday and cafes and restaurants were also back open for business as the country accelerated efforts to salvage its tourism season.

25 May 08:28 Breitbart 3148363491982975200.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
Safety, hygiene concerns at COVID-19 centre in Ghatkopar

Patients recovering from virus, newly infected share rooms and bathing facilities, says inmate

25 May 18:25 The Hindu 6679535026224212964.html
India among 10 worst-hit COVID-19 nations as cases jump; air travel reopens

India on Monday posted its biggest single-day jump in cases of COVID-19, overtaking Iran to become one of the 10 worst-hit nations, even as the government allowed domestic air travel to restart. India reported another 6,977 cases, taking its total ot 138,845, according to government data, despite the

25 May 07:36 Yahoo 7097669637138003172.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
Lawyer faults Reps’ moves to strip Police Service Commission of powers

Mom said the Police Service Commission is a creation of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and that its powers, mandate and what it can do or cannot do can only be carried out by constitutional amendment.

25 May 04:20 The Eagle Online 1463511648087237767.html
Covid-19: Why widespread use of Aarogya Setu needed

Accurate and timely data might be our best bet in the battle against this pandemic. As a next step, India could tie the app to a secure and centralised database that includes end-to-end analysis of potentially infected people—from early symptoms to recovery. Also, to increase adoption, we can increase the number of languages the app caters to.

25 May 00:07 The Financial Express 1288289581093995862.html
Uthra’s house witnesses dramatic scenes

Sooraj is brought to victim’s house for evidence collection

25 May 14:52 The Hindu 6679535025178762434.html
Bolivia ex-health minster held in pre-trial detention over virus scandal

Bolivia's ex-health minister has been remanded in custody over a corruption investigation into over-priced ventilators to fight the novel coronavirus, the attorney general said on Sunday.

25 May 12:45 4715274784523958812.html
Kerala: CM Pinarayi Vijayan’s Hometown In Kannur District Turns Coronavirus Hotspot

With ‘Pinarayi’ turning a hotspot along with three more places on Monday, at present there are 59 hotspots in Kerala.

25 May 18:49 Swarajya 4977622829675688026.html
Moment 'aggressive' shopper accuses carer of 'spreading germs' by wearing her uniform in B&M store amid Covid crisis - leaving her in floods of tears

Kimberley Simpson, from Burton-upon-Trent in Staffordshire, claimed a fellow customer followed her through the store for ten minutes 'shouting' that she shouldn't be allowed inside.

25 May 18:53 Mail Online 124328112498659581.html
Applying Israeli Sovereignty to Parts of YESHA According to the Trump Plan – Implications

If the U.S. supports Israel’s unilateral implementation of sovereignty under the peace plan, according to the conditions it laid down for Israel, and if Israel does not exploit the current set of circumstances to apply its law/sovereignty in keeping with the plan, it could be regretted for generations.

25 May 13:54 The Jewish Press 7246030801005541577.html
No New Covid-19 Deaths For The First Time Since Mid-March

No new Covid-19 deaths have been reported today.

25 May 06:20 SPIN South West 8165439735904519168.html
80 flights cancelled at Delhi airport; airlines follow Covid-19 guidelines

The flight schedule had been made for all airports, including those in West Bengal, Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu, which have decided to defer or restrict flights for now

25 May 08:07 Business-Standard 1502508924863438195.html
Whistleblower behind Gujarat HC order: ‘No PPE kit, mask, gloves… can be in big trouble’

On Sunday, Health Minister Nitin Patel said the state government has “reviewed the High Court order and its observations” and “held a meeting to discuss and give a reply... next week.”

25 May 01:24 The Indian Express 2885715104106772055.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
COVID-19 cases rise to 183 in Ogun State

The state’s governor, Dapo Abiodun, stated this while briefing the press on the activities of the government to curb further spread of the pandemic. He said that on one single day, there was a record of 25 new cases.

25 May 03:57 The Guardian 7580308504061606379.html
Spain urges foreign tourists to return from July

Foreign tourists can book vacations in Spain from July as the two-week self-quarantine for overseas travellers is likely to be suspended by then, ...

25 May 22:06 CNA 5644198864027586693.html
Legendary Alligator Saturn – Rumored To Be Hitler's Pet – Dies In Moscow Aged 84

An alligator that was long-rumored to be Adolf Hitler's pet (which is likely to be untrue) has died in a Moscow zoo at the age of 84. Saturn the alligator

25 May 21:56 IFLScience 242791749637447920.html
25 booked in UP for gathering at mosque for Eid prayers

A case was registered against 25 people under Section 188 (disobedience to order) of the Indian Penal Code, as well as the Disaster Management Act, the police said.

25 May 22:47 The New Indian Express 4718288654693949143.html
Qatar virus tracing app stirs rare privacy backlash

Qatar's version goes considerably further - it forces Android users to permit access to their picture and video galleries, while also allowing the app to make unprompted...

25 May 08:40 New Vision 9103146372200395383.html
FPJ Fun Corner: Best WhatsApp memes and jokes to lighten your mood amid COVID-19 on May 25, 2020

With some relaxations, offices have begun with limited workforce. Domestic flights and trains are also beginning to resume amid Lockdown 4.0 enforced due to novel coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 10:34 Free Press Journal 9080771787339529353.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 5090057681323966518.html
India claims capturing another 'Pakistani spy pigeon'

The pigeon allege­dly had a ring carryi­ng a phone number, accord­ing to police­

25 May 18:31 The Express Tribune 1105816787704949597.html
Dominic Cummings controversy: The unanswered questions

Despite backing by Boris Johnson, key details about aide’s breaching of lockdown remain murky

25 May 08:11 The Irish Times 8204772969237855649.html
UNDERCOVER INVESTIGATION: For N16,500, security agents will allow you travel from Lagos to Abuja despite interstate ban

Twenty-four hours to the trip, Otos, a worker at one of the bus terminals in the Jibowu area of Yaba, Lagos, had given all the assurances that there is commercial

25 May 09:19 TheCable 7513571674538323030.html
'Quite a Decent Shake' : Earthquake interrupts New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern's TV interview

The prime minister was speaking to a morning news program from Parliament in Wellington

25 May 08:40 Gulf News 2086521544295481364.html
Dominic Cummings tries to explain when and why of lockdown trip

Key exchanges from press conference given by Boris Johnson’s chief aide

25 May 18:55 the Guardian 1491978796358618796.html
Karnataka govt allows exemptions for ministers, airlines crew from quarantine norms

Airlines crew who are on official duty and any person holding a negative COVID-19 test certificate would also need not undergo the mandatory seven days institutional quarantine stipulated in the standard operating procedure (SOP) issued on Friday for inter-state passengers coming from states with high number of corona

25 May 16:56 Oneindia 2023829370724484221.html
Apology: 'Former envoy to Kenya Pindi Chana tour of duty ended December 2019'

The ministry of Foreign Affairs and East African Cooperation has said former Tanzania High Commissioner to Kenya Dr Pindi Chana was replaced last week after ending her tour of duty.

25 May 00:00 THE CITIZEN 7029251212225574694.html
Daffiama community seeks support to complete school project

Residents of Daffiama in the Daffiama/Bussie/Issah District have appealed to stakeholders and the general public to support them to complete a kitchen they are constructing for the Saapare Basic School in the community.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495519442128.html
How HomeServe has had to adapt to ensure it is there for customers

The boss of home repairs firm HomeServe today paid tribute to the efforts of his staff to ensure essential emergency work is carried out in people’s homes.

25 May 05:00 Express & Star 7324224459043829223.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

25 May 15:47 the Guardian 1491978795526407925.html
Hosakote Lake trashed, it’s tomatoes this time

It seems Hosakote lake has become the go-to destination to dump all kinds of waste material.

25 May 00:30 Bangalore Mirror 4632149709128561059.html
COVID-19: US coronavirus death toll rises by 638 in 24 hours

Relatively small increase means US toll now stands at 97,686

25 May 01:20 Gulf News 2086521544802701035.html
Irish regulator mismanaged Facebook privacy probe, says Austrian campaigner

Max Schrems blasts Ireland’s handling of data protection complaints on 2nd anniversary of GDPR.

25 May 12:34 POLITICO 2584151346070251443.html
Feds pledge to push provinces for paid sick leave following NDP prompt

The federal government committed Monday to advancing talks with the provinces and territories on ensuring that every worker in Canada who needs it can access 10 days of paid sick leave a year, a measure viewed as important to the 'recovery phase' of the COVID-19 pandemic.

25 May 08:28 CTVNews 2422791598556456378.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
Rajasthan SHO suicide: Police personnel ask for transfer citing ‘false complaints’ by MLA

The opposition has demanded a CBI probe into the death, alleging that local politicians and other officials were responsible for the suicide of police inspector Vishnu Dutt Bishnoi.

25 May 03:20 The Indian Express 2885715105333205020.html
Manager of demolished Rivers hotel reportedly tests positive for COVID-19

The Rivers government on Sunday, May 24, disclosed that manager of the demolished Prodest Hotel, Eleme has tested positive for COVID-19 along with 26 others.

25 May 08:14 Legit 3764253649208770727.html
In pics: Domestic flights resume after two months of coronavirus lockdown

Domestic flights resume: Passengers would also need to declare that they are medically fit to travel. They can do so by downloading the Aarogya Setu app or filling a self-declaration form

25 May 11:19 Business Today 1145527431452606120.html
WHO suspends trial of hydroxychloroquine as COVID-19 treatment over safety concerns

Using the drug on COVID-19 patients could increase their likelihood of dying: WHO

25 May 16:39 Gulf News 2086521545463414998.html
Top Lashkar-e-Tayiba terrorist killed in J&K

The encounter broke out between the terrorists and a joint team of the 34 Rashtriya Rifles and the CRPF. Prior to the encounter, the security forces along with the local police cordoned off the area and evacuated civilians at the Mirwani village.

25 May 06:43 Oneindia 2023829371169304278.html
COVID-19: International Chamber of Commerce passes landmark AOKpass declaration to protect health data in an era of invasive COVID-10 tracking apps

The International Chamber of Commerce recently presented its AOKpass declaration to safeguard health data in the context of privacy and data security issues with the current crop of COVID-19 tracking apps.

25 May 00:00 Notebookcheck 6932799089438277070.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
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
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
Merkel in tug-of-war with states over virus safety rules

A power struggle between Chancellor Angela Merkel and two German states over coronavirus rules erupted Monday as Berlin sought to extend social distancing restrictions by another month against a regional revolt.

25 May 13:50 Digital Journal 4566489172614287463.html
Western Australia state hit by ‘once-in-a-decade’ storm

Jon Broomhall, acting assistant commissioner of Western Australia’s department of fire and emergency services, called the storm “a once-in-a-decade-type system.”

25 May 03:05 The Hindu 6679535026183056403.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
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

25 May 11:46 5090408757596455555.html
Dunedin no longer to be port of call for ship

A shipping company carrying about 15% of the container volume through Port Otago has decided to stop coming to Port Chalmers. The ship Xin Zhang...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079561382672.html
Heatwave likely to abate only after May 28; dust storm, thunderstorm expected on May 29-30: IMD

India News: Dust and thunderstorms are likely over several parts of north India on May 29-30, bringing the much-needed relief from the intense heatwave, the IMD s

25 May 12:02 The Times of India 6060938663484284504.html
Owner of collapsed building charged with 19 counts

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | The owner of the building which collapsed killing 13 people in Makindye has been charged with 19 counts. Abraham Kalanzi, aged 31-year-old, the owner of the collapsed building was charged before the Makindye One Magistrate Edith Mbabazi. He was charged alongside Engineer Christopher Bandi Ruhambya 55. The charges include; …

25 May 15:20 The Independent Uganda: 5099025990251475582.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
Police arrest man after 'shirtless' motorbike rider leaves boy, 9, seriously injured in hit-and-run crash at playing fields

Police rushed to Rosmead Park in Hull after the nine-year-old boy - who has been left with serious and life-changing injuries - was hit by a motorbike around 12pm on Monday.

25 May 14:20 Mail Online 124328111237108595.html
Zimbabwe opposition leader blasts African electoral systems

OPPOSITION MDC Alliance leader Nelson Chamisa has slammed Africa’s electoral system as a “big circus if not an embarrassment to the continent”, hence the recurrence of disputed polls.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424162549972506.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
Joe Biden makes first public appearance since March

The apparent Democratic presidential nominee and his wife laid a wreath Monday to honor Delaware war dead, his first public foray since mid-March.

25 May 16:57 Yahoo 7097669638149614865.html
Child, 4, found dead in Brisbane home

Queensland police are investigating the sudden death of a four-year-old girl in Brisbane. Police said a crime scene had been established at a home in the Queensland police are investigating the sudden death of a four-year-old child in Brisbane.

25 May 13:37 The New Daily 5848147787062875033.html
Over 80 flights cancelled in Delhi, passengers slam airlines for no prior intimation

The development comes after few states objected to the Centre’s plan to restart domestic airlines from May 25, following which last-minute changes were amended to the earlier rules on Sunday evening. 

25 May 04:50 India Today 4286117813324244537.html
Interpol notice against Nirav Modi's brother put up for public viewing again

The Interpol has placed the Red Corner Notice against fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi's brother Nehal in public view again, after he recently lost an appeal against its issuance by the international

25 May 20:56 Deccan Herald 2027555796963400834.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
COVID-19 deaths in Sweden top 4,000: Public Health Agency

The death toll from the outbreak of the novel coronavirus in Sweden has topped 4,000, statistics published by the Public Health Agency showed on Monday. The data published on the agency's website showed that deaths from COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus, had risen to 4,029 from

25 May 12:10 Yahoo 7097669638610758306.html
Celebrations low key in Vijayapura

Following the nation-wide lockdown and prohibition by the government on mass religious activities, Eid-ul-fitr festival remained completely low key and simple here.Eidgah, the central place where spec

25 May 11:03 The Hindu 6679535024496551489.html
SC allows Air India to fly for ten days with middle seats filled in scheduled aircraft

A bench headed by Chief Justice S A Bobde conducted an urgent hearing on Eid holiday through video conferencing to hear the appeals of the Central government and Air India.

25 May 11:37 The New Indian Express 4718288655011680948.html
Eid al-Fitr: Singaporean businessman cooks biryani for migrants amid Covid crisis

There are about 300,000 foreign labourers in Singapore, most of them from Bangladesh, China and India, and most staying in purpose-built dormitories, in rooms with bunks for 12 to 20 men.

25 May 08:23 Hindustan Times 696565559192406160.html
TSA Wants A DIY Airport Security Option ‘Just Like Self-Checkout At Grocery Stores’

Airport security queues could get a lot shorter thanks to do-it-yourselfers.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532109969000.html
Worry about citizens, not airlines: SC pulls up govt on middle seat bookings

The Supreme Court has pulled up DGCA India and Air India for allotting middle seats in international flights. It has said that the government should be worried more about health of citizens than the health of the airlines.

25 May 06:27 Oneindia 2023829371797219372.html
Delhi has Covid-19 under control, says Kejriwal as cases increase in city

Kejriwal also said there are 250 ventilators with the government and only 11 are being used

25 May 08:33 Business-Standard 1502508926571363017.html
Lockdown to be extended? TN CM to hold discussions with medical experts tomorrow

With the fourth phase of lockdown coming to an end on 31 May, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami will hold a discussion with medical experts on Tuesday, to seek their view on easing restrictions. Continue Reading →

25 May 05:59 News Today 4115950001313731821.html
We are prepared to fight election 2020 on Akufo-Addo's phenomenal record - Veep Bawumia

The Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has indicated that the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) is ready to contest the 2020 elections on the phenomenal record and leadership of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495363235105.html
Hero Cork man saves 12-year-old boy stranded at sea

"He told me he thought he was going to die but I just reassured him and told him he was going to be fine"

25 May 12:36 RSVP Live 2434255978771732667.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
With wheat harvest over, Punjab registers spike in stubble burning

Moga district has seen the highest number of farm fire incidents at 1,179 so far

25 May 18:49 The Hindu 6679535024243071461.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
Maharashtra: In state’s over 52,000 cases, nearly 1,000 are healthcare personnel

According to data from the state Health department, of the total 969 infected personnel, 215 are doctors and 310 are nurses. The maximum number of cases are from the cities with the highest number of cases: Mumbai, Pune and Malegaon.

25 May 18:29 The Indian Express 2885715105064783693.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
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
Dominic Cummings says 'I do not regret what I did' and refuses to apologise for breaking lockdown rules

Cummings has come under fire after the Mirror and the Guardian revealed that he had traveled 260 miles to Durham from London during lockdown with his wife and four-year-old son

25 May 16:08 Irish Mirror 2875825628901490023.html
50 trafficked ladies arrive in Nigeria from Lebanon

Kayode Oyero The Federal Government has said 69 stranded persons including 50 trafficked Nigerian ladies arrived in the country from Lebanon on Sunday. The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffr...

25 May 11:08 Punch Newspapers 3524240994241422639.html
Gathering limits make it a 'great time to be building a pipeline:' Alberta minister

EDMONTON — Alberta's energy minister says it's a good time to build a pipeline because public health restrictions limit protests against them.

25 May 20:27 52741008840592837.html
President Sisi follows up probe into doctor’s death from COVID-19

The investigation has been launched upon President Sisi’s directives.

25 May 00:00 Egypt Today 1963187899166276279.html
Pak Trained ‘Spy Pigeon’ Held At Border 

A pigeon, suspected to be trained in Pakistan for spying, was captured along the International Border (IB) in Kathua district

25 May 18:28 Kashmir Observer 1268422869642649110.html
Spain to welcome foreign tourists back from July

Madrid: Spain urged foreign tourists on Monday to return from July as one of Europe's strictest lockdowns eased, with streets gradually filling again and some pupils returning to school.

25 May 12:29 The Peninsula 1202843881456970693.html
New Zealand leader carries on with TV interview during quake

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern barely skipped a beat when an earthquake struck during a live television interview Monda

25 May 04:00 6669504244152285592.html
Kulgam woman tests positive for Covid-19 after death; J&K toll 23

The death toll due to COVID-19 rose to 23 in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday after an elderly woman from Kulgam district of south Kashmir, who died couple of

25 May 12:41 Greater Kashmir 4662909092114935466.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
Why I claimed I was dead — Teenager declared dead, buried by friends in Lagos

Ikumu, who was handed over to the police by her employer where she serves as a house help, revealed the cause of her action when she was questioned by the police

25 May 04:27 The Eagle Online 1463511649008200101.html
Tri-state manhunt underway for suspect in Connecticut double homicide

Police in Connecticut, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania are on the lookout for a 23-year-old man suspected of killing two people as part of a larger crime spree over Memorial Day weekend.

25 May 15:26 Washington Examiner 4625792333384609030.html
COVID-19 hits Zee Media headquarters in Noida; building sealed

Zee Media, which has been reeling under the COVID-19 crisis since May 15, has been sealed after six fresh cases were reported on Sunday.

25 May 11:28 Nagalandpost 3019528213271574959.html
WATCH | First look inside the CTICC as it gets converted into 850-bed field hospital

The Cape Town International Convention Centre's exhibition halls have been transformed into vast hospital wards.

25 May 16:21 News24 3752801378603875820.html
Turkey's Erdogan extends condolences on PIA plane crash

The Turkish president also extends best wishes of the government and people of Turkey for the Pakistanis on the blissful occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr

25 May 00:00 9037559356587712588.html
Donald Trump, the Most Unmanly President

Why don’t the president’s supporters hold him to their own standard of masculinity?

25 May 10:00 The Atlantic 100708437173637777.html
Vancouver Island hasn’t seen a new homegrown case of COVID-19 in two weeks

Island’s low and steady transmission rate chalked up to several factors

25 May 18:55 North Delta Reporter 5327740410856193683.html
Naftali Bennett: Supreme Court ruling 'broadcasts a message of weakness' - Defense/Security

"We had reached a level of zero terror attacks, but the Court is destroying our deterrence," says former Defense Minister.

25 May 18:17 Israel National News 5374683669479251359.html
Two million students back in classrooms in sign life edging towards a new normal

Almost two million students returned to classrooms across NSW and Queensland on Monday in the latest sign life is edging towards a new normal under the Almost two million students returned to classrooms across NSW and Queensland on Monday in the latest sign life is edging towards a new normal under the shadow of coronavirus.

25 May 12:51 The New Daily 5848147787123443306.html
Herat Roads Crowded During Eid Despite Lockdown

Despite orders of provincial officials in Herat--a COVID-19 hotspot--to stay locked-down and practice social distancing, footage shows crowded roads and streets during the Eid holiday. 

25 May 11:42 TOLO news 5578851438407521780.html
Fire crews last night tackling major fire in east Belfast

FIRE crews were last night tackling a major fire in east Belfast.

25 May 01:00 The Irish News 993066877668644.html
Patriotic Poles led astray by mis-labelled Ukrainian cucumbers

WARSAW – Seeking to appeal to patriotic Poles, local supermarket Biedronka has been mis-labelling goods including Belgian carrots and Ukrainian cucumbers as homegrown, Poland’s anti-monopoly office said on Monday, as it launched an investigation.

25 May 11:08 First Post Of India 844080066380516652.html
Railways Minister Piyush Goyal's 12-Tweet Retort To Uddhav Thackeray

In a wrangle with Uddhav Thackeray over trains for migrants, Railways Minister Piyush Goyal tweeted on Sunday that his ministry would work overnight if it received within one hour a list of trains, passengers and destinations from the Maharashtra Chief Minister.

25 May 04:36 5090057681961574240.html
Family of exiled top Saudi officer Saad al-Jabri 'targeted'

Saad al-Jabri fled to Canada but officials are going after his children back home, the BBC is told.

25 May 00:25 BBC News 3883826129164475843.html
Panic as Buhari probes Abba Kyari’s office, others

A wave of apprehension is sweeping through MDAs as President Muhammadu Buhari begins a probe into the office of the late Chief of Staff Abba Kyari.

25 May 04:34 The Guardian 7580308503767558633.html
2 arrested for trying to smuggle drugs worth R10 million into SA from Mozambique

A man and woman were caught attempting smuggle R10 million worth of crystal meth drugs into South Africa.

25 May 18:09 News24 3752801377831682838.html
Yogi Adityanath govt says 14-day quarantine for passengers coming from abroad

'Passengers coming from foreign countries will need to give a letter of consent to the effect that they will stay in 14-day quarantine,'UP Home Department said.Domestic flight operations resumed today across the country except in Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal

25 May 11:05 Livemint 6614605818111254625.html
Maharashtra allows 50 flights to and from Mumbai airport today as domestic air travel resumes; U-turn hours after CM seeks more time

After much speculation about the resumption of domestic flight operations in Maharashtra due to the increasing number of coronavirus cases, the state government has allowed 25 flights to land and 25 flights to take-off from the Mumbai airport today, according to several media reports.

25 May 03:50 Firstpost 4760741712340087701.html
Steve Hilton: There won't be a coronavirus recovery unless we reopen schools now

If children can't go to school, parents can't go to work.

25 May 12:41 Fox News 7362823820431494693.html
Three lakh Muslims offer prayers from their homes

Earlier in the day, the Muslims engaged in charity work and gave away gifts and food in parcels, keeping in mind the COVID-19 restrictions.

25 May 16:53 The Hindu 6679535024819856384.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 4032480122572322237.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
Students Sue Harvard over Campus Shutdown

Harvard University is facing a $5 million class-action lawsuit over its ongoing campus shutdown, which began in March due to the Chinese virus pandemic. Students claim that they are entitled to refunds for the decline in the quality of their education this semester.

25 May 14:00 Breitbart 3148363491632176460.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
Soldiers instructed to ignore people drinking alcohol inside their yards

This was part of a raft of new codes of conduct for the army as they enforce lockdown operations.

25 May 00:00 2308610107273676074.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
Grocery and grain market in APMC reopens

Pune district sees highest single-day surge of more than 450 cases

25 May 20:11 The Hindu 6679535025714104605.html
Amphan cyclone: IRDAI asks insurers to hasten settlement of claims

The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) has directed insurers to hasten settlement of claims pertaining to the cyclone Amphan. In a circular, it said there were reports of

25 May 04:22 BusinessLine 5283601105560432.html
DOJ Investigating Ahmaud Arbery Murder As Possible Hate Crime

The DOJ told Ahmaud Arbery’s family that the department was investigating his murder as a possible hate crime.

25 May 18:18 Law & Crime 7990899036391075017.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 5090057680697106822.html
Amnesty International, others ask Akwa Ibom govt, SSS to release detained journalist

The rights group, Amnesty International, and other groups have called on Nigeria’s secret police, the SSS, to release a sports journalist, Kufre Carter

25 May 20:40 Premium Times Nigeria 5456729300405385450.html
Closed mosques, no hugs: Subdued Eid celebrations in India as Coronavirus grips nation

With religious places shut due to the COVID-19 pandemic, people across the nation celebrated a subdued and somber eid, striving to 'connect hearts' instead of embracing each other.

25 May 05:54 Oneindia 2023829371685122423.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
Kannur native’s death takes toll to 6

49 more test positive, majority of them imported cases

25 May 18:08 The Hindu 6679535025200125159.html
Zee office building in Noida sealed

The Zee Media Corporation Limited building in Noida’s Sector 16 has been sealed for sanitisation and access to it will be allowed only after the health team issues a fitness certificate, the District

25 May 18:53 The Hindu 6679535025686530442.html
Furloughed Eurostar workers are helping language students amid school closures

A number of French-speaking Eurostar employees are reportedly helping language students while they are furloughed due to the travel restrictions in place...

25 May 11:12 7092425148149859229.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
Ensure no migrant goes hungry, walks back home: Capt to DCs

Asserting that it was Punjab Government’s duty to ensure that all migrants keen to go back home return to their native states safely, Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh on Sunday directed the Deputy Commissioners and district Police chiefs to ensure that no migrant is forced to walk home to any

25 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783233880657451.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
Covid-19: Recovery rate improves to 41.57%, says govt

A total of 57,720 people have been cured so far in India, says Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

25 May 12:08 Livemint 6614605818308697942.html
'Dominic Cummings' leaves review on Barnard Castle Tripadvisor

As the Government desperately struggles to contain a scandal at the heart of Downing Street, you can always count on the British public to take the mick.

25 May 12:59 Metro 970161747942072770.html
Did your father give you a job?: JD(U) MLA’s reply to a migrant worker’s query on employment

Randhir Kumar Soni defended himself saying that his remarks were directed at an individual he had known for a long time.

25 May 11:29 8669301692533413519.html
Woman kayaks to floating home swept away by flood to recover mother's ashes

A Michigan woman used a kayak to recover her mother's ashes that were left inside her home when she evacuated after flooding.

25 May 14:20 CTVNews 2422791598881024549.html
Accused murderers allegedly used drugs with teen before fatal fall

Police say Cian English, 19, was trying to escape being robbed by the three men at knifepoint when he fell to his death in the early hours of Saturday morning.

25 May 23:43 The Age 7967730561499894582.html
'Virus could be here for year' so schools must open, says education secretary

But education secretary admits parents will be nervous about safety of children returning to school.

25 May 11:23 BBC News 3883826127088981681.html
UK PM’s top aide Cummings defies calls to resign after breaking lockdown

Cummings told reporters that he acted 'reasonably and legally' when he drove across the country with his wife while she was suffering from the virus, despite official advice to stay at home.

25 May 17:10 The Citizen 410802300598127142.html
India Inc goes back to work with safety measures, strict 'no AC’ rule & plenty of social distancing

These business leaders share the protocols they have set in place as they reopened their workplaces.

25 May 03:30 The Economic Times 7653256038370841952.html
Joe Harvey, former New Mexico state senator, dies at 80

Joe Harvey, a former Democratic state senator in New Mexico, who also served as Hobbs city manager for 23 years, died this month.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442478012462.html
Dancing with disinfectant: China’s nightclubs reopen as lockdowns ease

SHANGHAI – Nightclubs in China have mostly come back to life as owners and customers feel increasingly comfortable the novel coronavirus epidemic is under control, but disinfectant, disposable

25 May 18:30 New York Post 7654946767960745402.html
JNU strongly advises students stranded in hostels to return home

This is to underline that the Government of India updates daily about the COVID-19 pandemic situation. At present, the number of cases in Delhi is increasing swiftly day by day, the circular asking students to return home said.

25 May 10:27 The Indian Express 2885715105458050823.html
Trump bars travellers from Brazil

President Donald Trump on Sunday further limited travel from the world's coronavirus hotspots by denying entry to foreigners coming from Brazil, which is second to the US in the number of

25 May 20:14 The Hans India 817019415096901406.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
New Zealand leader continues TV interview during earthquake

Jacinda Ardern was conducting a live television interview when the 5.6 magnitude quake struck.

25 May 06:57 6446904418522613143.html
'It just doesn't add up': Liberals refer Dickson land swap to anti-corruption watchdog

The Liberals have asked the ACT Integrity Commission to look into the Dickson land swap scandal.

25 May 22:30 The Canberra Times 8662394329242577794.html
Money laundering in games

UPDATE 12:35 p.m. A public inquiry into money laundering in British Columbia has heard that cash is still king but cryptocurrencies and other virtual trade could rise as a trend.

25 May 12:35 Castanet 616068601803574444.html
ADANKHALIF: Covid-19 has exposed e-Learning gaps

Unequal access to the digital space locks out thousands of children, especially in the marginalised areas.

25 May 21:59 Daily Nation 7421817125646369498.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
Hospital in English tourist town stops taking patients due to COVID spike

LONDON (Reuters) - A hospital in southwest England has temporarily stopped admitting new patients, including to its emergency department, because of a high number of coronavirus cases, it said on Monday.

25 May 10:34 Reuters 8334514180556753350.html
‘No need for state economic package to tide over COVID crisis’: Uddhav Thackeray snubs BJP demand

Maharashtra Corona Update: Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has rejected the opposition BJP's demand for a package from the state government to tide over Coronavirus-induced crisis.

25 May 09:27 The Financial Express 1288289581272864652.html
Massive fire destroys a quarter of Pier 45 at San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf

(CNN) — A four-alarm warehouse fire that broke out at Pier 45 in San Francisco has been contained, the city’s fire department said Saturday afternoon....

25 May 03:09 WSVN 7News 4504855331471931777.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
Thousands without power in Western Australia after once in a decade storm

Wind speeds of up to 132 km/hour (82 mph) were registered at Cape Leeuwin, one of the state's most south-westerly points early on Monday, the strongest May gusts in 15 years, according to the Australia Broadcasting Corp.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964962633276.html
Driver victim of attempted robbery after pulling over to help biker in Ayrshire

On May 22, at around 5.10pm, a motorcyclist signalled for help from a passing black Mercedes in Ayrshire on the A719, near Tarbolton.

25 May 19:02 dailyrecord 552235480956937613.html
Rift Valley leaders divided over Uhuru, Ruto war

Jubilee legislators are divided on the authenticity of the winnowing in the party.

25 May 08:10 Daily Nation 7421817125759452098.html
Phillip Chiyangwa’s family hits back ahead of imminent arrest

From the Group CEO of The Pinnacle Property Holdings Limited – Mr Edmund Chiyangwa

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424162091833784.html
Dominic Cummings to make rare public statement on lockdown row

Dominic Cummings, the prime minister’s chief advisor, is to make a rare public statement later today as pressure mounts on him to quit over breaking lockdown rules.

25 May 13:24 East Anglian Daily Times 681138151476287958.html
Aberdeen suspect charged for allegedly taking poo in public garden in front of five-year-old girl

A MAN has been charged over allegedly taking a poo in a public garden in front of a five-year-old girl. Cops confirmed that a 45-year-old had been nicked in connection with the alleged incident in …

25 May 14:33 The Scottish Sun 6609127673060730575.html
Flight resumption paves way for Parliamentary committee meetings in June

Monsoon session of Parliament likely to be on schedule, though social distancing challenges remain

25 May 08:41 Business-Standard 1502508925162431794.html
Australia begins wide-ranging enquiry into deadly bushfires

SYDNEY, May 25 — Australia today began the first hearings of a powerful inquiry into the causes of catastrophic bushfires that swept across the country, killing 33 people, destroying some 2,500 homes and razing an area the size of South Korea. Fuelled by three years of drought, which experts have...

25 May 01:35 Malaymail 302165935674616645.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
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
Abbas’s Precious Gift to Iran: Hamas

If and when Abbas does suspend security coordination with Israel, he will be sending a message to Iran and its Palestinian proxies that the time has come to turn the West Bank into a center for Jihad against Israel and the "infidels."

25 May 09:43 The Jewish Press 7246030801289815921.html
Teachers win hearts and minds as returning students show appreciation

Staff at Chatham Primary stepped over chalk scrawled love hearts and rainbows on their way through the school gates on Monday.

25 May 09:30 Brisbane Times 2314609338125972542.html
14 more cases in Kasaragod

On Monday, 14 persons tested positive for COVID-19 in Kasaragod district. Of these, 13 had come from Maharastra and one from abroad. With Keralites stranded in other States entering the State through

25 May 17:00 The Hindu 6679535025010350854.html
Ondo APC factional chairman backs out, declares support for Akeredolu 

The factional Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State, Mr. Idowu Otetubi, has collapsed his executives with the APC faction led by Ade Adetimehin, saying he was tired of balkanising the party.

25 May 04:12 The Guardian 7580308505593091617.html
Ontario premier tells 'reckless' people who packed Toronto park to get tested for COVID-19

Ontario Premier Doug Ford is asking everyone who ignored physical distancing rules at a Toronto park last weekend to get tested for COVID-19 while slamming their "reckless" behaviour.

25 May 11:35 Toronto 5211060988812684527.html
Vir Das Shares Video Proof Of His Elderly Neighbour Physically Assaulting & Sneezing On Him For This SHOCKING Reason

Vir Das has often made it to the headlines, but for all good reasons. The comedian is known for sending fans and viewers in perils of laughter with his comic timing and satire. However, the pandemic

25 May 12:44 Koimoi 5184275670719451396.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
Three sovereigns - The Nation Nigeria

Our constitution is a scaffold that wrestles with itself. Since 1999 when it came into being, it has been searching for itself. An odyssey without...

25 May 03:00 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900053700161.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 2308610107380564682.html
Horrifying moment mother 'PUSHES' her autistic son, nine, into a canal 'in her first failed attempt to kill him' before taking the non-verbal boy to another spot where he drowned

Patricia Ripley, 45, inset, is facing attempted and premeditated murder charges. Alejandro Ripley, main with his famiiy, was found floating in a Miami, Florida, canal on Friday. Dad Aldo Ripley is inset.

25 May 15:25 Mail Online 124328112182171174.html
WATCH | New Zealand PM unruffled as quake hits mid-interview

A moderate 5.6-magnitude earthquake rattled New Zealand's North Island, but failed to crack Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern's trademark composure as she conducted a live television interview.

25 May 09:54 News24 3752801377369907922.html
Malta looks to Ireland in campaign for legal abortion

The second anniversary of the referendum on the 8th amendment has arrived, and has barely made a dent in the news coverage due to Covid-19.

25 May 15:19 7595237278641023461.html
City explores painting “social distancing circles” on the park lawns after Trinity Bellwoods chaos

Complacency and fatigue probably had a lot to do with the disarray at the popular downtown park this weekend, but where does personal responsibility fit in all of this?

25 May 16:49 NOW 7434691886302091135.html
UDF to intervene in KC(M) infighting

Joseph, Jose factions spar over Kottayam district panchayat president post

25 May 18:06 The Hindu 6679535025362697077.html
Thousands displaced in Nakasongola by rising Lake Kyoga water levels

Nakasongola, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | More than 9,000 people have been displaced by the rising water levels of Lake Kyoga in Nakasongola district. According to district reports, the number of affected landing sites have also risen to 29 leaving 9,853 people displaced. The affected landing sites are Kyalusaka, Irima, Kasambya, Kisenyi, Kibuye, Kansira ,Kikoge …

25 May 05:47 The Independent Uganda: 5099025990968180539.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
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
Meghalaya notifies officials to facilitate travel to outside

SHILLONG: Meghalaya government has notified a dedicated team of officers to make necessary transport arrangement on payment basis for residents who need to travel outside the state.Deputy Chief Minister Prestone Tynsong said, “To ease our people who

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999879921134614.html
Expert: The Palestinians need the security coordination more than Israel - Defense/Security

Prof. Efraim Inbar explains why the PA will not go through with its threat to end security coordination with Israel.

25 May 05:57 Israel National News 5374683669404553063.html
Reports | Shehan Madushanka held by Sri Lanka Police for drug possession

Reports have emerged that Sri Lankan police have detained pacer Shehan Madushanka on a charge of possessing heroin in the town of Pannala on Sunday. As per the reports, Madushanka was stopped in the town while driving with another person in a car during a nationwide coronavirus curfew.

25 May 12:25 SportsCafe 5688863087376432305.html
New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern unruffled as quake hits mid-interview

The quake struck just off the coast before 8:00 am local time (2000 Sunday GMT) at a depth of about 52 kilometres (32 miles) near Levin, about 90 kilometres north of Wellington, the US Geological Survey said.

25 May 03:20 The Economic Times 7653256038103133791.html
More patients than beds in Mumbai as India faces surge in virus cases

For years, India's booming private hospitals have taken some of the strain off the country's underfunded and dilapidated public health network, but the ordeal of Parikh's family suggests that as coronavirus cases explode in India, even private facilities are at risk of being overrun.

25 May 03:50 The Economic Times 7653256037773635108.html
Rail Bhavan to shut down for 2nd time in fortnight as staffer tests positive

A fourth grade multi-tasking staffer, who last attended the office on May 19, tested Covid-19 positive. Nine of his contacts at the Rail Bhavan had been home quarantined.Offices at fourth floor of Rail Bhavan will remain close till Friday for thorough disinfection

25 May 13:50 Livemint 6614605818169097819.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
New Zealand leader continues TV interview during earthquake

Jacinda Ardern was conducting a live television interview when the 5.6 magnitude quake struck.

25 May 03:12 Shropshire Star 3480199992033446197.html
JNU urges students in campus to go home, says return after varsity opens on June 25

Earlier in March, several students had left campus after they were asked to vacate hostels by the administration and had taken temporary residence in the national capital.

25 May 09:33 The Indian Express 2885715103797715741.html
Dead end for Duque

"Quit now. Please." Health Secretary Francisco Duque must go. If he won’t go, then his boss, President Rodrigo Duterte, should fire him.

25 May 00:25 4715274785325035385.html
Chaos at GMR Rajiv Gandhi International Airport as many domestic flights get cancelled

Almost 120 flights were supposed to land or take flight today but only 40 were operated.

25 May 11:02 The Hindu 6679535024303731609.html
Dominic Cummings to make public statement amid lockdown furore

Dominic Cummings is expected to make a public statement later amid growing calls for the prime minister’s most senior adviser to resign for travelling during lockdown. Boris Johnson is also facing

25 May 12:20 The Independent 2511519170546579199.html
Coronavirus Lockdown: Tamil Nadu clears air, notifies SOP for domestic air travel

Ending uncertainty over resumption of domestic flight services in Tamil Nadu from tomorrow, the state government late on Sunday said it has allowed flights to Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai and

25 May 11:17 Deccan Herald 2027555797942550390.html
Teenage girl among two dead after Cornwall sea rescues

The girl was trapped under a boat while a man died after being pulled out of the sea off Cornwall.

25 May 18:38 BBC News 3883826129149825663.html
Zulu assures SA that R350 special COVID-19 grant will be paid this week

Unemployed South Africans are desperate for the money and the Department of Social Development seems to be struggling with the distribution of the fund.

25 May 00:00 2308610106524342204.html
Thailand reports 2 new COVID-19 cases, 1 more death

Thailand confirmed two new coronavirus cases and one additional death on Monday, a health ministry spokesman said.

25 May 13:25 CNA 5644198862658878967.html
PIA plane crash: Ayaz Sadiq extends condolences to martyred pilot's family

PIA plane crash: Ayaz Sadiq extends condolences to martyred pilot

25 May 13:01 Dunya News 5863268917624634924.html
Dominic Cummings seeks to defend decision to visit Durham despite lockdown

Mr Cummings denied further reports which suggested he took a second trip to the North East on April 14.

25 May 16:00 Express & Star 7324224459826689731.html
S. Korea striving to break club-linked transmission chain

South Korean health officials are trying to break the chain of transmission tied to cluster infections in Seoul's nightlife district of Itaewon as the country grapples with related sporadic outbreaks across the country. The country reported 16 new COVID-19 cases, including 13 local infections, raising the total coronavirus caseload to 11,206, according to the Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC). ...

25 May 01:24 Koreaherald 8029273604749252919.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
Many mobile traders don’t follow safety rules, give headache to officials

With the lockdown in place, traders and vendors are among those who are badly hit. However, it seems they have found a new way to bounce back into business. Continue Reading →

25 May 08:01 News Today 4115950002934672419.html
COVID-19 forcing investment in health sector, says NCDC

The COVID-19 pandemic is forcing governors and political leaders to invest in public health facilities across the country, Nigeria Centre for ...

25 May 00:24 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445902053600104.html
WHO Covid-19 expert claims two-metre distance 'safe 99% of time' and masks will be 'big issue'

The World Health Organisation's (WHO) Special Envoy on Covid-19, Dr David Nabarro, has said the two-metre guidance to stop the transmission of Covid-19 'keeps you safe 99% of the time'.

25 May 12:47 Irishexaminer 8196011179427423779.html
Travelling on Akoko highways in Ondo now nightmare, group cries out to govt

WORRIED by abduction of two top security officers within one week in Akoko communities, leaders under the aegis of Akoko

25 May 03:00 Vanguard News 4125100338836004893.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
Cummings ‘made a mockery’ of police lockdown enforcement

Police and crime commissioner Martin Surl said the adviser’s actions will make it much harder to enforce restrictions.

25 May 09:48 Shropshire Star 3480199991801424120.html
Dominic Cummings believes he behaved 'reasonably' when travelling during UK lockdown

Mr Cummings denied further reports which suggested he took a second trip to the North East on April 14.

25 May 16:50 Irishexaminer 8196011179744751181.html
Phishing emails disguised as Covid-19 reports

Phishing emails are ingenious and bank upon users' ignorance about safety precautions

25 May 07:24 TechRadar 2111116916377853482.html
Racist who wanted refund on free meal said he had virus then coughed in policeman's face

David Mitchell, 40, became verbally abusive at a Newcastle takeaway and made a racist comment before declaring he had Covid-19 symptoms and coughing in an officer's face

25 May 12:22 mirror 675785260090434985.html
Arson suspected in early morning blaze that damaged Montreal cell tower

MONTREAL — Police say arson is suspected in a fire that badly damaged a telecommunications tower in southwestern Montreal early Monday. There were no injuries stemming fro. the blaze, which was reported about 3:45 a.m.

25 May 15:52 52741009248163555.html
Two-year-old child plunges 15ft onto a busy beach sparking major rescue operation

The girl fell from the walkway above Meadfoot beach in Torquay onto the ground below at around lunchtime today.

25 May 15:37 Mail Online 124328112096993180.html
Tow truck turf wars: Toronto sees rise in violence likened to organised crime

A fourth murder in two years has shone a light on the danger for drivers in a highly lucrative – and highly cut-throat – industryJust before sunset, a volley of gunshots rang out in the parking lot of a northern Toronto apartment complex.When police arrived, they found a black tow truck pinned between

25 May 09:00 Yahoo 7097669638594506657.html
Spaniards can hit the beach and drink on the terrace as lockdown eases

Spain enters phase two of deconfinement as Madrid and Barcelona begin to ease lockdown measures.

25 May 10:48 euronews 7318238122098406501.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
India-China standoff: Confident present conflict will be resolved through diplomacy, says BJP’s Ram Madhav

Amid the ongoing tensions with China in the Ladakh sector in three locations, BJP's Ram Madhav said the situation is peaceful along the LAC. The BJP leader added that he is confident that India and China will resolve their differences through diplomacy.

25 May 06:24 India Today 4286117814204906411.html
Asymptomatic travellers can go home: Delhi govt.

It has issued norms for domestic journeys

25 May 18:32 The Hindu 6679535024617643735.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 7092425148678648880.html
80 Flights Cancelled on First Day Domestic Flights Resume in India After Two-Month Hiatus

New Delhi (Sputnik): India suspended domestic and international air travel starting 25 March as a containment measure to mitigate COVID-19. The federal government has...

25 May 06:55 Sputniknews 967333868595154605.html
With presence of Chinese troops, India increases troops' strength in Ladakh

Sources in the Indian Army said that the Chinese have moved in troops and heavy vehicles across the Line of Actual Control near the Pangong Tso lake

25 May 15:54 Business-Standard 1502508925723277780.html
In Pictures: Basking on the beach in bank holiday sunshine

Sun-seekers seized the opportunity to top up their tans.

25 May 11:46 Jersey Evening Post 6141642775380212711.html
Jacinda Ardern's Live TV Interview Interrupted By Earthquake: ‘Quite A Decent Shake Here’

'I’m not under any hanging lights and I look like I am in a structurally strong place.'

25 May 02:48 HUFFPOST 6665507018164064837.html
COVID-19 checkpoints ‘up to them,’ Bonnie Henry says of remote B.C. villages

Support local tourism economy, but only if you’re invited in

25 May 22:00 North Delta Reporter 5327740410741832918.html
Cave of the Patriarchs to reopen on Tuesday - Inside Israel

Cave of the Patriarchs reopens following coronavirus lockdowns - but the number of visitors will be limited.

25 May 14:44 Israel National News 5374683670171837004.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
Court rules $51 million RFS donation cannot be distributed to other charities

The extraordinary sum was raised on Facebook by comedian Celeste Barber during the bushfire crisis.

25 May 07:50 WAtoday 6806590899514273911.html
David Drucker: Why Biden's latest gaffe may not be as damaging as Hillary's 'deplorables' remark

David Drucker said on Monday that “only time will tell” if presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden can rebound from his “you ain’t black enough” comments.

25 May 17:46 Fox News 7362823820227088537.html
Taliban Prisoners Freed As Afghan Truce Holds For Second Day

Afghan authorities say they have released 100 Taliban prisoners as part of the government's response to a three-day cease-fire the militants called to mark the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, the Eid al-Fitr holiday.

25 May 09:37 Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty 5891794162919996973.html
On the campaign trail, best beware candid signs lurking in the grass

Someone forget to tell the Prime Minister there was an unfortunate sign lurking in the Eden-Monaro political wilderness.

25 May 03:43 Brisbane Times 2314609340101511337.html
Tenants urged to allow safety checks

Fears that many are refusing to have the vital annual safety checks carried out over coronavirus concerns

25 May 09:05 dailyrecord 552235479859478931.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
Mogale City workers protest over lack of PPEs and non-payment

It is understood the workers were promised COVID-19 compensation fund and overtime payments, which were due on Monday.

25 May 00:00 2308610106744725721.html
Afghan govt frees Taliban prisoners as truce holds for second day

Presid­ent Ashraf Ghani said his admini­strati­on was also ready to hold peace talks with the Taliba­n

25 May 17:42 The Express Tribune 1105816787432309893.html
Alabama unemployment system glitches cause claims issue

Some Alabama residents spent the holiday weekend struggling to claim their weekly unemployment benefits.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441420841353.html
Public will never forget Boris Johnson's betrayal in Dominic Cumming lockdown row

Record View says there cannot be one rule for them and one rule for the rest of us

25 May 03:30 dailyrecord 552235479940263895.html
Furloughed Eurostar workers helping language students during school closures

Train drivers are among the staff who are hosting online sessions to help pupils maintain their skills while studying at home.

25 May 09:02 Express & Star 7324224459795078177.html
UP issues fresh guidelines for air travellers

The Uttar Pradesh government has issued an advisory for air flyers who will be arriving at the airports in the state from Monday when domestic flights commence after over 60 days of lockdown. The passengers who belong to UP will have to go for 14-day home quarantine if there are no health issues

25 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783233566539853.html
Parks packed, terraces open as Madrid and Barcelona celebrate easing

Hundreds of Madrid residents flooded to the city's parks as lockdown measures were finally eased in the Spanish capital and in Barcelona, while beaches reopened in parts of the country after months-long closures.

25 May 09:50 Digital Journal 4566489171594863353.html
Two Pinjra Tod activists, minutes after getting bail in anti-CAA protests case, arrested on separate charge; sent to 2-day police custody

Two Pinjra Tod women activists, who were granted bail on Sunday in a case related to the northeast Delhi communal violence, were sent to two days of police custody moments later in a separate murder case linked to the riots.

25 May 09:15 Firstpost 4760741713733518499.html
This Morning in lockdown blunder as Ruth Langsford is forced to correct psychologist telling viewer to socialise

THIS Morning suffered a lockdown blunder today as Ruth Langsford was forced to correct psychologist Emma Kenny for telling a viewer to go out and socialise. In a phone-in, a woman said to be at …

25 May 12:44