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Tyson Foods to close Iowa pork plant amid coronavirus outbreak

Tyson Foods plans to temporarily close an Iowa pork plant where nearly a quarter of the workers have caught the novel coronavirus.

29 May 13:48 New York Post 7654946768962533846.html
Menstrual hygiene campaign launched

With an aim to create awareness about menstrual hygiene with the help of civil society organisations, Department of Women and Child and Delhi Commission for Protection of Child Rights (DCPCR) launched “Menstrual Hygiene Campaign” on Thursday on the occasion of ‘Menstrual Hygiene

29 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783232644593915.html
HC OK’s shifting of 955 foreign Tablighis from quarantine centres to alternate accommodation

The Delhi High Court Thursday allowed shifting of 955 foreign nationals, who had participated in the religious congregation at Nizamuddin Markaz event, from institutional quarantine to an alternate place of accommodation. A bench of Justices Vipin Sanghi and Rajnish Bhatnagar, which conducted the

29 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783232656313141.html
Biden's Questionable Remarks Towards Asians Come to Light as He Bashes Trump for 'Racism'

In 2014, Biden reportedly came under fire on social media for using the term “Orient” while describing his meeting with the former prime minister of Singapore.

29 May 18:47 Sputniknews 967333867851433918.html
Ted Cruz Calls for Criminal Investigation of Twitter for Potentially Violating Sanctions Against Iran

Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) has called on the Justice and Treasury departments to launch a criminal investigation of Twitter over allegations that the firm is violating U.S. sanctions against Iran.

29 May 16:41 Breitbart 3148363492410951661.html
Feds to provide more funds to help remote Indigenous communities cope with pandemic

The federal government is to spend millions more to help remote and rural Indigenous communities cope with the COVID-19 crisis.

29 May 09:09 CP24 1887544296183884100.html
Stop and Shop extends 10% pay bump for hourly workers

Stop and Shop plans to extend a 10% pay increase until July 4.

29 May 11:16 ABC7 New York 7327811148151447102.html
Tokyo to further relax coronavirus curbs on Monday, governor says

TOKYO — Curbs in Japan’s capital of Tokyo to contain the coronavirus are to be eased further from Monday, Governor Yuriko Koike said, citing the recommendation of an advisory panel.

29 May 05:39 National Post 4816958590890092740.html
Relatives of deceased coronavirus patient vandalise Peshawar's Lady Reading Hospital

The LRH officials said that the patient’s relatives broke down the door of the coronavirus complex of the hospital

29 May 00:00 9037559356928903468.html
No dog goes hungry, thanks to youth

Madanapalle group resolves to take care of stray dogs

29 May 18:48 The Hindu 6679535026217664784.html
Chaos and jams at Delhi borders

Chaos and jams at Delhi borders. The tightening of traffic restrictions put in place to contain the spread of the coronavirus by Gurgaon and Ghaziabad administrations on their borders with Delhi led to chaos and traffic congestion on Friday.

29 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372382833066503.html
Derek Chauvin history: Officer accused in George Floyd's death opened fire on 2 people, had 17 complaints

He opened fire on two people during his 19-year career and had nearly 20 complaints and two letters of reprimand filed against him.

29 May 13:05 ABC7 Los Angeles 8300010440594608816.html
Slain journalist killed 'over personal enmity'

With the help of DNA tests, police arrest three men for Aziz Memon's murder­

29 May 17:15 The Express Tribune 1105816787856502082.html
SC to hear on June 2 plea seeking replacement of word India with ‘Bharat’

"The removal of the English name though appears symbolic, will instill a sense of pride in our own nationality, especially for the future generations to come. In fact, the word India being replaced with Bharat would justify the hard fought freedom by our ancestors," a plea, filed by a Delhi-based man claimed.

29 May 11:09 The Indian Express 2885715105078365136.html
US strategy document formalises the threat of China and the US response

America has formalised its concerns about the political, economic and military threat which China poses for the world and has set out its proposals for dealing with it.

29 May 00:00 Electronics 6636672081445896389.html
India surpasses China's COVID-19 death toll

India surpasses China's COVID-19 death toll. India also surpassed China's death toll with as many as 4,706 deaths, compared to 4,638, according to Johns Hopkins University data.

29 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372384627481695.html
Gauteng's train services plan derailed by committee

After the Prasa's plan to open one corridor in Gauteng was rejected, it is now up to tomorrow transport minister Fikile Mbalula to give direction on whether trains will operate, come Monday.

29 May 05:33 SowetanLIVE 5541808690737798540.html
'Support the lesser privileged': Yuvraj Singh urges countrymen to 'show humanity' during COVID-19 lockdown

Yuvraj Singh urges countrymen to 'show humanity' during COVID-19 lockdown

29 May 13:30 DNA India 7533428662271719521.html
Book timber smugglers under DMA: Darakhshan

Chairperson, Union Waqf Development Committee, Darakhshan Andrabi on Thursday appealed to J&K administration to take stern measures to stop “loot” of

29 May 03:30 Greater Kashmir 4662909093002490572.html
After Arranging Buses For Thousands Of Migrants, Sonu Sood Helps Airlift 170 Girls Stuck In Kerala

After sending numerous migrant workers to their hometowns across the nation, actor Sonu Sood has now airlifted over 170 girls stuck in Kerala amid the coronavirus lockdown.Rajya Sabha MP Amar Patn

29 May 12:41 Koimoi 5184275669666861299.html
Watch: Leopard spotted on Hyderabad Agri varsity campus

A leopard was spotted on the PJTS Agricultural University campus on Thursday night following which Forest officials and the police have asked those staying nearby to be alert.

29 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566567821224.html
CNN reporter arrested, released covering Minneapolis protests

A CNN reporter and his crew were arrested and released by police in Minneapolis early Friday, after a night of continued protests over the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who was handcuffed on the ground while police knelt on his back and neck.

29 May 13:29 BNN 3833521687836538444.html
PLDT: No record of data being downloaded from company's support account

While hackers could have hypothetically grabbed data from PLDT's support Twitter account, the company says there's no record of customer data being downloaded from it

29 May 05:37 Rappler 1882105643911821491.html
Fishermen ‘shocked and saddened’ over disturbance death at medieval castle

Police continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding the man’s death at the 15th-century Lullingstone Castle in Eynsford, Kent.

29 May 17:30 Express & Star 7324224459561591933.html
Former US V-P candidate, wife test positive for coronavirus antibodies

Former Democratic Vice-Presidential candidate, Sen. Tim Kaine and his wife Anne have tested positive for coronavirus antibodies.

29 May 11:37 Vanguard News 4125100339229710774.html
Human traffickers kill 26 Bangladeshis in Libya

DHAKA: Bangladeshi authorities are struggling to recover the bodies of 26 nationals after they were killed in a gunfight by human traffickers in Libya on Thursday. A group of 42 migrants, including 38 Bangladeshis, was held captive by traffickers in Mizdah, around 180 kilometers from the capital Tripoli, the Bangladesh Embassy in Libya said, quoting one of the survivors.

29 May 21:20 Arab News 8912634264426111882.html
Centre likely to retain limited role and allow states have more say after Lockdown 4.0

The central government may, however, advise state authorities to continue with strict curbs in COVID-19 containment zones in the worst-affected 30 municipal areas that account for 80 per cent of the positive cases in the country. These 30 municipal areas are from Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat, Delhi, Madhya Pradesh,

29 May 12:30 Oneindia 2023829372174488664.html
Pinoy seafarer kills himself as cruise ship trapped at sea

A Filipino cruise ship crew member died last week of self-inflicted harm, the US Coast Guard said as it confirmed the latest in a series of apparent suicides among such workers trapped at sea because of the coronavirus pandemic.

29 May 03:35 4715274785553937660.html
UN highlights 'Women in peacekeeping' on International peacekeepers day

Pakist­an has contri­buted to UN's peacek­eeping operat­ions with over 200,000 troops in 46 missio­ns across 28 countr­ies

29 May 05:54 The Express Tribune 1105816787087229372.html
Senior citizen charged with repeatedly breaking COVID-19 rules during circuit breaker

SINGAPORE: A 63-year-old man is accused of breaking COVID-19 regulations by repeatedly leaving his Whampoa flat without reasonable excuse, not ...

29 May 12:41 CNA 5644198864117731392.html
Police across US speak out against Minneapolis custody death

Authorities say George Floyd was detained Monday because he matched the description of someone who tried to pay with a counterfeit bill at a convenience store, and the 46-year-old resisted arrest. A bystander's disturbing video shows Officer Derek Chauvin, who is white, kneeling on Floyd's neck, even as Floyd begs for air and slowly stops talking and moving.

29 May 00:41 KNOE 8 News 9048639191247566918.html
UK Action Fraud Reveals Victims Have Lost Over £4.6 Million in Coronavirus Scams

Action Fraud has listed seven types of scams it’s seen since the start of the coronavirus pandemic. This includes courier fraud, online shopping, computer software...

29 May 12:26 Sputniknews 967333868601200523.html
Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin taken into custody after George Floyd death

Mr Floyd died on Monday after the officer was filmed pushing his knee down on his neck, in spite of the victim's pleas that he could not breathe. The death has sparked huge anger and calls for officers to face murder charges

29 May 17:21 mirror 675785261611965368.html
Forest fire triggers landmine explosions along LoC in Balakote

Forest fire along the Line of Control (LoC) in forward area of Balakote in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday triggered several landmine

29 May 13:20 Greater Kashmir 4662909092978418043.html
Ethiopian security forces accused of grave human rights abuses

A rights group has accused Ethiopian security forces of continuing to commit grave human rights violations, including extrajudicial executions and torture, since Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed took office in 2018.

29 May 12:04 Aljazeera 6642629763750131588.html
India trashes Pakistan's objection to commencement of construction of Ram temple

 India on Thursday trashed Pakistan's criticism of commencement of the construction of the Ram temple in Ayodhya, saying Islamabad has no locus standi over the issue. "We have seen an absurd

29 May 04:36 Deccan Herald 2027555796265527377.html
Govt employees asked to donate one-day salary

SHILLONG: After the state government restored the deferment of salary for May, the Meghalaya State Government Employees Federation, has urged its members to contribute one-day salary to help the government in the fight against COVID-19.Earlier, the F

29 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999878857456657.html
Karnataka Covid-19 wrap: State records 248 cases in 24 hrs; gram panchayat polls postponed

The total number of cases in the state has now reached 2,781, out of which 1,837 are active. The state has recorded 48 deaths and 894 people have been recovered and discharged. 

29 May 17:05 The Indian Express 2885715105415858225.html
Congregational prayers to remain suspended in Qatar

Ministry: Prayers at mosques across Qatar will continue to remain suspended

29 May 18:09 Gulf News 2086521543635621647.html
Twitter restricts new Trump tweet for ‘glorifying violence’

But it didn’t take down the tweet because it’s in the "public interest"

29 May 08:20 The Verge 1337119303656594671.html
Peshawar's Hayatabad hospital forced to turn COVID-19 patients away over shortage of beds

The HMC has seen a rise in COVID-19 patient admitting themselves for treatment as the complex is the only one offering plasma therapy for the infections

29 May 00:00 9037559356732585837.html
George Floyd death: CNN journalists arrested while reporting on Minneapolis protests live on air

Late Thursday in Minneapolis, cheering protesters torched a police station that the department abandoned as three days of violent protests spread following the death of George Floyd.

29 May 16:13 The New Indian Express 4718288654484013290.html
BJP MP Gautam Gambhir’s father’s SUV stolen from outside his home in Delhi

The car was parked in front of the house at around 3.30 pm on Thursday. On Friday morning, it was not there as it had been stolen, a senior police officer said.

29 May 13:57 The Financial Express 1288289580371104725.html
Saeima supports reducing restrictions for sports and culture activities

On Thursday, 28 May, Latvia’s Saeima approved the government’s approved decision retarding lifting certain restrictions imposed on education, hobby groups, sports and culture activities during the COVID-19 state of emergency, BNN was told by Saeima press-service.

29 May 00:00 BNN - Baltic News Network 1847219822952448899.html
Ireland Funds’ Chief Executive steps down after one year

Mr Cronin intends to spend more time with family and will move back to Ireland

29 May 13:00 The Irish Times 8204772968784337028.html
Monkeys steal coronavirus blood samples in India

A troop of monkeys in India attacked a medical official and snatched away blood samples of patients who had tested positive for the novel coronavirus, authorities said on Friday. The attack occurred

29 May 17:48 Deccan Herald 2027555797386810713.html
Afghan Defense Ministry Claims Taliban Violated Ceasefire

The Afghan Ministry of Defense (MoD) on Friday accused the Taliban of having violated the ceasefire that was put in place on Saturday despite the group's assurances to fully implement the c

29 May 17:22 TOLO news 5578851438318152042.html
Toronto's mayor admits Ontario should take regional approach to reopening

Toronto's mayor believes that the Ontario government should take a more regionalized approach to restarting the economy.

29 May 13:19 Toronto 5211060990274358000.html
Snags in Kerala's liquor app triggers corruption allegation

With technical snags in the mobile app for liquor sale in Kerala remaining unresolved for the second day, opposition Congress alleged of irregularities and demanded a vigilance probe.

29 May 18:56 Deccan Herald 2027555796592906247.html
Another $650M in COVID-19 aid bound for Indigenous communities, Miller says

The federal government has announced the details of $650 million in additional funding to help Indigenous communities cope with the pandemic, after months of First Nations, Inuit and Metis leaders saying the previous amount was inadequate.

29 May 09:09 CP24 1887544294653914190.html
Gardai appeal for witnesses in connection with Darndale shooting

On Thursday, May 14, a male in his late teens was wounded after a shooting in the Darndale area o...

29 May 11:21 7092425148468520959.html
NCDC confirms 182 new cases of COVID-19, total active cases now 6064

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Thursday recorded 182 new cases of the Coronavirus, (COVID-19), in the country, the...

29 May 09:37 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445901858080190.html
Sudan does an about-turn in US relations

Will Khartoum’s deal to pay compensation for the 1998 bombings change its global stance?

29 May 13:29 Daily Maverick 2373996789344876152.html
Minnesota police arrest CNN reporter on air covering Minneapolis protests

WASHINGTON - Police in Minneapolis released a CNN reporter who was led off in handcuffs along with his film crew while reporting live on television early Friday morning during violent protests in the city.

29 May 14:07 The Peninsula 1202843882391883856.html
Jamie Foxx arrives in Minneapolis to support George Floyd protesters as he asks white people to 'put yourself in our position'

Actor Jamie Foxx, 52, joined protesters in Minneapolis angry over the police-involved death of 46-year-old George Floyd. 'We are not afraid of the moment,' Foxx said on Friday.

29 May 22:52 Mail Online 124328111133239834.html
No better time to show your humanity: Yuvraj Singh urges everyone to join fight against Covid-19

Former India all-rounder Yuvraj Singh has urged everyone to stay safe with cases on the rise in India.

29 May 12:57 India Today 4286117813990181540.html
Minneapolis officer charged following death of black man in custody

The arrest comes after three days of protests.

29 May 17:34 Shropshire Star 3480199991315401863.html
RPSC Reopens Window For 28 Physiotherapist Vacancies Reopened, Apply on

The online application process will, notably, begin from June 1 and end on June 15.

29 May 13:47 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | 7150386084054250595.html
Shuttered Canada-US border highlights different approaches to the pandemic – and differences between the 2 countries

The US and Canada have had a long, supportive relationship. But the recent closure of the US-Canada border because of the coronavirus underscores a growing divide between the two countries.

29 May 12:26 The Conversation 6012421227438531990.html
Coronavirus cases in Pakistan cross 64,000-mark, death toll soars to 1,317

Pakistan's coronavirus cases on Friday reached 64,028 with 2,636 new patients while the death toll climbed to 1,317 after 57 people lost their lives in the last 24 hours, the health ministry said. The Ministry of National Health Services reported that 25,309 cases were diagnosed in Sindh, 22,964

29 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783233817471873.html
Salon Chain Closes Outlets After Virus-Related Threats

The Great Clips hair salon chain has temporarily closed its outlets in Springfield, Missouri, after receiving threatening messages due to news that two of its hairstylists who tested positive for the coronavirus might have exposed 140 clients to the illness.

29 May 12:37 Courthouse News Service 1799505148635866240.html
White House dares Twitter by reposting flagged Trump tweet

Twitter concluded that Trump fell afoul of its policies with a late-night tweet on violent anti-police protests in Minneapolis, when he called the protesters "THUGS" and warned of military intervention.

29 May 00:00 2308610107972687405.html
iN VIDEO: Minneapolis cop who knelt on man's neck charged with murder

MINNEAPOLIS - The police officer who was seen on video kneeling on the neck of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who died in custody after pleading that

29 May 18:15 6669504244754421623.html
UK PM’s adviser Dominic Cummings considers quitting later this year: report

Cummings' behaviour has been criticised by politicians from all major parties, but Boris Johnson has said he wanted to move on from the topic.

29 May 04:27 The Indian Express 2885715105757710597.html
India’s covid toll crosses China’s as cases rise steadily

The death rate in India has remained at 3.3%, while the global fatality rate hovers around 6%

29 May 18:15 Livemint 6614605819280556666.html
Minneapolis police station torched amid George Floyd protest

MINNEAPOLIS — Cheering protesters torched a Minneapolis police station that the department abandoned as three days of violent protests spread to nearby St. Paul and angry demonstrations flared across the U.

29 May 12:28 52741010600923604.html
McConnell calls for end to violent protests

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell called for an end to violent protests in Minneapolis and in Louisville, Kentucky, where deaths have sparked riots and clashes between citizens and law enforcement.

29 May 17:41 Washington Examiner 4625792332949606276.html
President Trump Signs Order Withdrawing Legal Immunity To Social Media Companies For Editing Content Posted By Users

President Trump Signs Order Withdrawing Legal immunity For Social Media Companies For Editing Content Posted By Users

29 May 11:30 Swarajya 4977622828654299845.html
COVID-19: Dutch ban transport of mink after farm workers infected

THE HAGUE: Dutch authorities on Thursday (May 28) announced a nationwide ban on the transport of mink after mink farm workers were believed to ...

29 May 05:47 CNA 5644198862727691847.html
BJP MP Gautam Gambhir's father's SUV stolen from outside his home in Delhi

An SUV belonging to east Delhi MP Gautam Gambhir's father was stolen from outside their home here in central Delhi's Rajinder Nagar, police said on Friday. Deepak Gambhir, the Bharatiya Janta Party

29 May 13:56 Deccan Herald 2027555797625465391.html
South Korea Japan Sex Slaves

A prominent South Korean activist who was recently elected to the National Assembly denied on Friday that she misused public donations for Korean survivors of Japanese wartime sexual slavery. Yoon Meehyang, who begins her four-year term as a lawmaker for the ruling liberal party on Saturday, responded

29 May 09:01 Yahoo 7097669637910108623.html
Quebec says 41 students and staff have tested positive for COVID-19 since reopening

A survey of school boards conducted May 25 found that 19 students and 22 staff members were found to be infected in the first two weeks following the reopening.

29 May 17:41 Montreal 8735609773269333559.html
[HACKER] Super-CyberAttacker Who Stole 1 Million Private Data Exposed After a Facebook Mistake: Here's How He Got Caught

A super-hacker, who stole 1 million private data was exposed after making one Facebook mistake. VandaTheGod was caught after taking a screenshot of an account he hacked.

29 May 09:22 Tech Times 4011848568181442308.html
Delhi HC seeks RBI’s reply on expired cheque due to covid-19

The case of the petitioner was that he is aggrieved by the act of bank in refusing to honour a cheque dated 16 January 2020 for an amount of Rs.10 lakhs on the ground of instrument being staled

29 May 18:49 Livemint 6614605817764218489.html
India Rules Out Any Plan to Restrict Chinese Foreign Portfolio Investors

New Delhi (Sputnik): Border tension has been simmering between India and China after a skirmish between patrol parties in Ladakh's Galwan Valley sector earlier this...

29 May 13:14 Sputniknews 967333867571931149.html
Officials Announce the Charges Against Ex-Cop Who Kneeled on George Floyd's Neck

Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer seen on video kneeling on George Floyd's neck for several minutes even as Floyd said he couldn't breathe, has been arrested. 

29 May 13:42 Law & Crime 7990899037736745599.html
Five Liberal MPs call for national standards for long-term care homes

Trudeau’s offer of federal help has met a mixed reaction from provincial and territorial leaders

29 May 05:39 The Globe and Mail 68426411070005736.html
Indore: Mittal Appliances manager found dead in flat's bathroom

Preliminary investigation revealed that Albert hailed from Chennai and was staying here for a few years.

29 May 17:10 Free Press Journal 9080771788591246375.html
Andy Richardson: Beeb's shame as it fails to defend Emily

You can always rely on Auntie Beeb to take the rap when others are in the wrong.

29 May 05:00 Express & Star 7324224459754894317.html
Token distribution for free essentials at ration shops starts in TN

The Tamilnadu government, which has decided to distribute essentials free of cost to family card holders for the month of June too in view of the ongoing Covid-19 induced lockdown, started distributing tokens at doorstep of consumers from today. This will go on till 31 May. Continue Reading →

29 May 05:21 News Today 4115950002332669835.html
Official UK death toll rises to 38,161 after another 324 die

The latest figures were released by the Department of Health this afternoon, and consist of deaths in all settings including care homes.

29 May 17:04 Metro 970161747062126725.html
Queen’s secret correspondence in lead-up to Whitlam dismissal to become public

The High Court has ruled in favour of a historian seeking the public release of letters between the Queen and former governor-general John Kerr.

29 May 09:54 The New Daily 5848147787055908620.html
Interior minister Avakov reacts to gang shootout in Brovary

The official blames local authorities for corruption in distributing commuter bus transportation quotas between carriers.

29 May 11:40 UNIAN 6863008971690456611.html
NCA launches UK ad campaign to divert kids searching for cybercrime tools | ZDNet

DDoS-for-hire and Trojan-related searches are on the agency’s radar.

29 May 12:16 ZDNet 591556592597251732.html
Migrant crisis: Labourer’s body found lying in toilet of special train four days after he boarded it

The Jhansi-Gorakhpur train left Jhansi on May 23 and reached Gorakhpur on May 24. However, the worker’s body was found on May 27 in the railway yard.

29 May 17:32 8669301693457930650.html
US Sec. of State Pompeo: Trump to make a series of announcements on China

US President Donald Trump will make a series of announcements on China on Friday, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Fox News on Friday. Earlier i

29 May 12:13 FXStreet 4480975639525865818.html
Lockdown breach fines plummet as restrictions ease

Just 841 have been handed out by forces in England since rules relaxed.

29 May 13:50 Shropshire Star 3480199992634963041.html
Ministry suggests shorter school hours as part of 'new normal'

The Indonesian Child Protection Commission (KPAI) suggested that students study from home until the country is declared free from COVID-19. 

29 May 13:11 The Jakarta Post 7678601103908053241.html
WHO, 37 nations launch alliance to share tools to tackle Covid-19 pandemic

“WHO recognises the important role that patents play in fuelling innovation but this is a time when people must take priority,” WHO Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus told an online news briefing.

29 May 17:59 Hindustan Times 696565557457733879.html
Vermont barbers, stylists reopening as restrictions ease

Hair stylists and barbers are back in business Friday as part of the latest round of business reopenings in Vermont from COVID-19 shutdowns.

29 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442072738927.html
Commuter line keeps physical distancing measure during COVID-19 ‘new normal’

PT Kereta Commuter Indonesia will not allow overloaded trains to depart from stations as it will continue to apply physical distancing measures during the so-called "new normal" period.

29 May 13:49 The Jakarta Post 7678601103962671617.html
1,000-year-old Viking boat found buried on Norwegian island

May 29 (UPI) -- Officials in a Norwegian county announced a 1,000-year-old Viking ship has been found buried on the same island where a ship of similar vintage was found six months earlier.

29 May 18:28 UPI 8257973864744494930.html
Minnesota Guv. Apologizes After State Police Arrest CNN Reporter And Crew At Protests

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz (D) apologized to CNN president Jeff Zucker on Friday morning after police officers arrested CNN reporter...

29 May 12:35 Talking Points Memo 4598529367131153434.html
Trump’s executive order on social media is legally unenforceable, experts say

Legal experts say the executive order is largely toothless — but it could set a symbolic precedent about government censorship of the internet.

29 May 00:05 Vox 6416095788864737164.html
One more COVID-19 death in Kerala; 62 new cases reported

A health worker, two cabin crew of Air India Express and two prisoners were among the 62 who tested positive in Kerala on Friday, taking the total tally of infections in the state to 1,150.

29 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567636409620.html
Conservatives weigh long-term cost of Cummings controversy

Boris Johnson’s senior adviser accused of being out of touch after lockdown trip across England

29 May 17:08 Ft 707176888086861190.html
New George Floyd video shows the man begging to be allowed to stand so that he can catch his breath as THREE police officers kneel on him

The brief clips provide a different angle than the widely publicized video that was filmed on Memorial Day, with 3 officers seen on George Floyd's back.

29 May 14:11 Mail Online 124328110853891591.html
West Virginia agency renamed Department of Homeland Security

West Virginia’s Department of Military Affairs and Public Safety now has a shorter, different name and a few other internal changes under a new state law.

29 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441656574269.html
Twitter adds 'glorifying violence' warning to Trump tweet

Twitter has added a warning to one of U.S. President Donald Trump's tweets about protests in Minneapolis, saying it violated the platform's rules about 'glorifying violence.'

29 May 09:22 CTVNews 2422791597619206455.html
Transgenders to get Rs 1000 per month pension

The Administrative Council (AC) which met here under the chairmanship of Lieutenant Governor, G C Murmu, accorded sanction to the extension of coverage of

29 May 03:30 Greater Kashmir 4662909091862972706.html
Lake will be drained if people continue to flout lockdown rules

Visitors have been travelling from as far away as Birmingham to enjoy a day at Clevedon's Marine Lake

29 May 11:55 BristolLive 4740742017129087209.html
Edo, Ondo, Oyo, Bauchi, Ebonyi, 3 others get new CPs

The Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, yesterday, ordered the immediate posting/deployment of eight police commissioners.

29 May 05:12 Vanguard News 4125100338964745009.html
PM Modi and Donald Trump had no discussion on standoff at LAC with China

China too rejected Trump's offer to mediate, saying the two countries did not need the intervention of a 'third party' to settle their differences.This came as the stalemate on the ground continued with both Indian and Chinese troops holding their positions onto their positions in Ladakh

29 May 13:23 Livemint 6614605819582500258.html
When cops kill, redress is rare - except in famous cases

(Reuters) - The death in Minneapolis on Monday of George Floyd, the black man captured on video pleading for his life as a white police officer kneeled on his neck, has prompted three nights of protests, at times giving rise to violence, arson and looting.

29 May 19:58 Reuters 8334514179818588671.html
Monkeys steal coronavirus blood samples from lab worker

A mob of monkeys stormed a lab worker in India and snatched several coronavirus-positive blood samples — causing outbreak-fearing neighbors to go ape, according to a report Friday. In the totally

29 May 18:59 New York Post 7654946769495772914.html
India's contact tracing app made open source, but will this thwart a surveillance state? | ZDNet

Only until recently were Indian citizens forced into downloading Aarogya Setu under fear of arrest. However, without data protection laws, the government in cahoots with private entities will still be able to do whatever it wishes under the guise of national security.

29 May 05:49 ZDNet 591556592691857860.html
DUP's Ian Paisley says email on Stormont contact tracing was 'jocular'

IAN Paisley accidentally sent an email reply to hundreds of MPs saying he "wouldn't let any government, least of all the NI Executive, track and trace me and my movements".

29 May 17:03 The Irish News 993066103640329.html
Photos: Fire and Protests in the Twin Cities

A third day of protests took place yesterday in Minneapolis and St. Paul, over the death of George Floyd, a black man who died in police custody in Minneapolis, after an officer kneeled on his neck and ignored his pleas that he couldn’t breathe.

29 May 00:00 The Atlantic 100708437330274000.html
Watch CNN news team being arrested while live on air in Minneapolis

The reporter and camerapersons were covering a protest against the death of African American George Floyd after police brutality.

29 May 12:06 8669301694172362736.html
Home quarantine is the way forward, will require people to act responsibly: Karnataka Health Minister

"The testing protocol has to change to suit the dynamic situation. We have now decided to allow asymptomatic people who have completed a week in institutional quarantine to go for home quarantine without taking a Covid test. They do not have to take Covid testeven after 14 days if they show no symptoms," K Sudhakar said.

29 May 05:33 The Economic Times 7653256037010486607.html
Getting New Zealand Open For Business

“New Zealand is open for business, support local, back your backyard.”

29 May 17:00 SCOOP 5315658998973237552.html
Nicola Sturgeon ‘confident’ capacity is in place for contact tracing following NHS Tayside concerns

Nicola Sturgeon has insisted she is "confident" health teams have the resources they need to carry out her test and protect strategy following concerns about capacity at NHS Tayside and other boards.

29 May 17:22 The Courier 4275302767795542058.html
Buhari’s making the change Nigerians demanded — Presidency

The Presidency on Friday said that President Muhammadu Buhari who came to power on the mantra of change was making the change Nigerian...

29 May 18:09 Vanguard News 4125100339731917033.html
Narendra Modi govt's silence on China 'fuelling massive speculation and uncertainty during crisis': Rahul Gandhi

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Friday hit out at the Modi government for its “silence” on the military standoff with China in Ladakh and demanded that it come clean on the issue. “The government’s

29 May 17:55 Deccan Herald 2027555797422465709.html
Marc Thiessen points out New York Times hypocrisy on mail-in ballots

President Trump has been adamant that feels mail-in ballots could compromise the 2020 presidential election and Marc Thiessen pointed out that The New York Times used to feel the same way. 

29 May 17:15 Fox News 7362823821032902063.html
NPA and IPID commit to tackling high-level police corruption

This comes after two investigators were pulled from the task team.

29 May 13:26 Daily Maverick 2373996787999910567.html
Prisoners released early not 'routinely' being tested for coronavirus

Confirmation came in a written answer from the Scottish Government.

29 May 11:51 dailyrecord 552235479162286451.html
Huawei P40 launch in South Africa – Live blog

Huawei is launching its P40 series of flagship smartphones in South Africa. Join us as we take you through the event and stand a chance to win your share of R500 000 in prizes.

29 May 00:00 MyBroadband 3036103788159350524.html
Factbox: Who's involved in Libya's war and why

(Reuters) - The conflict between Libya’s Government of National Accord (GNA), recognised by the United Nations, and the eastern-based forces of Khalifa Haftar has become a cauldron for foreign rivals.

29 May 12:55 Reuters 8334514179740818515.html
DA Eastern Cape to have its own virtual congress

DA Eastern Cape chairperson Andrew Whitfield says the party's federal executive is investigating the feasibility of hosting its first ever digital provincial elective congress.

29 May 12:56 News24 3752801378353145323.html
ICSI to conduct online classes for CSEET aspirants

The online classes will begin from June 1. The CS Executive exam will now be held on July 17

29 May 11:14 The Indian Express 2885715105718567050.html
Israel looks to export its coronavirus coping skills

Using distance diagnostics, blood analysis, mobile phone tracking and tracing, and mandatory wearing of face masks are among measures Israel does to curb the spread of the coronavirus

29 May 13:22 Rappler 1882105643829982637.html
Deputies witness man steal vehicle after giving him verbal warning

The Collier County Sheriff’s Office said they saw a man stealing a car from a parking lot after receiving a trespass warning.

29 May 09:32 Fox 4 8372747778155313420.html
Rollover crash by mall

It wasn't the start to Friday two drivers were hoping for.

29 May 09:05 Castanet 616068602250268264.html
Not worried about coronavirus but govt apathy: AIIMS heathcare staff

All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New Delhi is witnessing more and more HCWs (health care workers) falling prey to the virus.At India's premier medical institute around 195 HCWs...

29 May 18:00 The Hans India 817019415025443052.html
Near miss as timber falls from Cork City building

Shoppers had a lucky escape after timberwork crashed onto the pavement outside a busy Cork City centre shop.

29 May 05:30 Irishexaminer 8196011178699810221.html
Ajit Jogi, 74, finally loses battle for life after 16-year struggle

Wheelchair-bound former bureaucrat-turned-politician suffers cardiac, goes into coma; ends comes at around 3:30pm; last rites at his village Gaurella in undivided Bilaspur district on Saturday

29 May 13:48 Business-Standard 1502508925339495511.html
Monica Crowley: House Bill Would Add Flexibility to Small Business Loans

Treasury's spokeswoman explained on Friday how the Paycheck Protection Program would be changed to make it more useful for small businesses. | Economy

29 May 18:55 Breitbart 3148363491986420099.html
New York coronavirus tracing program falls behind on hiring goals

The joint initiative between Gov. Andrew Cuomo's office and Bloomberg Philanthropies has successfully trained and hired just 2,164 tracers.

29 May 12:42 New York Post 7654946767894489378.html
Man picks fight with father-in-law, stabs him

On Monday, a man attacked his father-in-law and stabbed him in the back in Marathahalli.

29 May 00:30 Bangalore Mirror 4632149708911465761.html
CBI files preliminary enquiry against Tablighi Jamaat over FCRA violations

The action by the CBI comes a day after the Crime Branch of the Delhi Police filed 12 fresh chargesheets naming 541 foreign nationals in connection with the Tablighi Jamaat case

29 May 13:46 Business-Standard 1502508924873303198.html
LTO sets NCR license, registration renewal deadline to July 31

As NCR will transitions to GCQ on June 1, residents will now have until July 31 to renew vehicle registration, driver's licenses

29 May 12:37 2007465447339051934.html
What Bristol Airport has said about reopening as flights resume

The airport's main terminal has been closed since the beginning of April

29 May 05:00 BristolLive 4740742017835716728.html
CBP Flew A Predator Drone Over Minneapolis Amid George Floyd Protests

The use of the drone drew criticism from the American Civil Liberties Union.

29 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530980512374.html
Minnesota State Patrol Blasted for "Lie" Tweet About CNN Arrest of Journalists

Omar Jimenez and his crew were arrested on live TV while covering protests in Minneapolis.

29 May 13:29 The Hollywood Reporter 121801343365042072.html
Master of the APL England cargo ship charged over container spill

The APL England has also been ordered to pay $22 million in clean-up costs before the ship will be released from the Port of Brisbane.

29 May 22:58 The Age 7967730561918808506.html
Rare Red forest fire warning issued

The forest service has issued a rare Red forest fire warning as high temperatures and dry weather look set to persist into the weekend.

29 May 11:09 independent 5894610846034817055.html
Not all water parks reopen despite eased Abbott restrictions

It may be days or weeks before some Texas water parks reopen, despite Gov. Greg Abbott's order allowing many to reopen Friday.

29 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441835023351.html
One more covid-19 death in Kerala, 62 new patients including two Air India crew

Except for one person infected through contact, 33 of Friday's new patients came from foreign countries and 23 came from other states, Vijayan said.With this, the state's recorded cases have reached 1,150

29 May 17:33 Livemint 6614605819133900106.html
Taiwan decriminalises adultery in landmark ruling

TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwan’s constitutional court on Friday decriminalised adultery in a landmark judgment aimed at upholding personal rights and privacy, scrapping a law that activists said discriminated against women.

29 May 17:46 Reuters 8334514180080608358.html
Labour calls for Attorney General to apologise after her defence of Cummings

Suella Braverman had said the Prime Minister’s adviser had been doing ‘what any good parent does’.

29 May 09:16 Shropshire Star 3480199991482306778.html
Labour calls for Attorney General to apologise after her defence of Cummings

Suella Braverman had said the Prime Minister’s adviser had been doing ‘what any good parent does’.

29 May 09:19 Jersey Evening Post 6141642773563887834.html
Lockdown 5: Shrines to reopen Monday, pvt offices to work with 100% staff from June 8, says Mamata

The announcements, two days before the end of the fourth phase of the lockdown, aimed to normalise the day-to-day functioning of major institutions, did not go down well with the opposition BJP and the CPI(M), who sought a rethink over the decision as the state was witnessing a spike in the number of coronavirus cases.

29 May 12:05 Oneindia 2023829371648511235.html
Islamic State: RAF carries out four air strikes in May

The Ministry of Defence says the strikes in Iraq on the Islamic State group all hit their targets.

29 May 12:26 BBC News 3883826127771908503.html
Twitter Censors Official White House Account

After censoring President Donald Trump's personal account, Twitter has now censored the official account of the White House as well.

29 May 17:26 Breitbart 3148363492273761935.html
Tulane DB Tyler Judson arrested after allegedly punching girl at Waffle House

A fight at a Waffle House in Louisiana landed a Tulane football player in jail and a teenage girl in a hospital, police said. Defensive back Tyler Judson has since been dismissed from the team.

29 May 13:26 7331508222699539181.html
CNN crew held

The episode came after a tumultuous night marked by unrest in Minnesota

29 May 21:50 The Telegraph 2864094127609998879.html
For the next three hours, I sat next to Ibrar's corpse

Ibrar Ahmed’s last words were, “I’m feeling too hot. I can’t bear it anymore.” He died inside a Lucknow-bound Shramik Special train, just ahead of Jhansi after travelling for more than 36 hours,...

29 May 18:48 The Hans India 817019415785142236.html
COVID-19: UAE announces 2 deaths, 638 new coronavirus cases and 412 recoveries

Total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in UAE is now 33,170

29 May 12:43 Gulf News 2086521545092947985.html
President Buhari commiserates with victims of Sokoto attack

President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with all those who lost loved ones in an attack by bandits in Sabon Birni local government area of Sokoto State.

29 May 13:59 Legit 3764253650504930682.html
RIP COAG: The national cabinet gets its chance

National cabinet has proven its value when COAG was past its prime.

29 May 05:59 WAtoday 6806590900472347384.html
Forest fire triggers landmine blasts along LoC in Poonch

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

29 May 17:06 Rising Kashmir 9025326237535387517.html
30 more deportees arrive from the US

JUST under 30 deportees from the United States arrived in the island yesterday, as the Am...

29 May 00:00 Jamaica Observer 5357348615093057507.html
India Lockdown Diary, Day 66: Sonu Sood arranges flight for migrants; virtual farewell to Delhi HC judge and more

Here’s a curated list of some interesting stories from across the country on Day 66 of lockdown

29 May 17:07 The Indian Express 2885715105073905510.html
Trump says will hold Friday press conference on China

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump said he will give a press conference on Friday (May 29) on China amid spiraling US-Chinese tensions over ...

29 May 09:43 CNA 5644198863972671897.html
How much coronavirus is spreading in your region with R-rate just below 1

The “reproduction rate” number is crucial to the pace lockdown is lifted across the country as some of the measures in place for over two months are beginning to be slowly lifted

29 May 09:26 mirror 675785261765687700.html
80-year-old tests positive for SARS-CoV-2

She had reached Kochi by train from Mumbai on Thursday morning

29 May 18:19 The Hindu 6679535024340595484.html
Man found dead at work on business park

Tragic discovery was made during the early hours

29 May 14:50 Liverpool Echo 7727211172998431680.html
5205 recoveries, 1993 new Covid-19 cases and 3 deaths in Qatar on May 29

The Ministry of Public Health today announced the registration of 1993 new confirmed cases of corona virus (Covid-19), ​with 5205 people having recovered from the disease in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of recovered people in the State of Qatar to 20,604 cases. The Ministry also announced 3 new deaths from the virus.

29 May 13:29 The Peninsula 1202843881433665352.html
Minneapolis Police Station Set on Fire Amid Protests Over George Floyd's Death - Video

Minnesota Governor Tim Walz has earlier activated the National Guard amid protests in Minneapolis over the death of George Floyd, an unemployed African-American...

29 May 05:22 Sputniknews 967333867568871963.html
Andhra High Court overrules Jagan Reddy govt’s order; reinstates State Election Commissioner

The Andhra Pradesh High Court on Friday directed the YS Jagan Mohan Reddy government to reinstate retired bureaucrat Nimmagadda Ramesh Kumar as the State Election Commissioner (SEC), while it also  struck down an ordinance of the state promulgated on April 10 curtailing the tenure of the SEC from five to three years.

29 May 11:43 The Statesman 1191309782688139792.html
EU says Hong Kong decision damages trust with China

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union governments expressed “grave concern” on Friday over China’s security law for Hong Kong, the EU’s top diplomat Josep Borrell said following a video meeting of the bloc’s 27 foreign ministers.

29 May 13:16 Reuters 8334514180310956140.html
Lawyer representing hairdressers plans to appeal court ruling

With level 3 regulations set to come into effect next week, those in the hair and beauty industry were still not being allowed to fully operate.

29 May 00:00 2308610106939160602.html
IOCL Recruitment 2020: Deadline for online application for engineers, graduate apprentice extended; Details

The recruitment of engineers/officers or engagement of graduate apprentice engineers (GAEs) would be done through the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) 2020.

29 May 13:56 The Financial Express 1288289580375867225.html
MP Suzanne Webb backs plan to honour key workers

Plans to honour key workers for their efforts in fighting the coronavirus pandemic have been backed by a Black Country MP.

29 May 05:00 Express & Star 7324224458985176765.html
Belated, but welcome: On Supreme Court move on migrant workers

After taking note of pandemic-induced crisis, SC must now enforce rights of the vulnerable

29 May 18:32 The Hindu 6679535025488183045.html
Drones, planes to counter locust attack? Govt set to bring down crop-devouring locust swarm, details here

After swarms of immature locusts have wreaked havoc across at least 13 districts in four states in India, the Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers’ Welfare has stepped in with a new plan that includes using aircraft and drones.

29 May 11:18 The Financial Express 1288289581060519312.html
Matt Gaetz files an FEC complaint against Twitter for 'domestic election interference'

Rep. Matt Gaetz filed a complaint with the Federal Election Commission against Twitter after the social media giant issued a fact-check on one of President Trump's tweets about absentee ballots.

29 May 23:05 Washington Examiner 4625792332112361936.html
BEST not to charge migrant workers for ride to railway station

Move follows Supreme Court order

29 May 18:24 The Hindu 6679535024980370781.html
13 puppies 'bred in horrendous circumstances' rescued by animal welfare charity

Scotland's animal welfare charity has rescued 13 puppies from an illegal dealer at Cairnryan Port in Dumfries and Galloway.

29 May 12:45 The Irish News 993066318039127.html
Rioters Breach, Burn Minneapolis Police Department's Third Precinct

Rioters in Minneapolis breached the city police department's third precinct and set fires, according to numerous eyewitness accounts.

29 May 04:21 Breitbart 3148363490772277069.html
'We Have Evidence': Charges of Murder, Manslaughter for Police Officer Who Killed George Floyd

Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman confirmed on Friday afternoon that

29 May 18:56 Townhall 6083908948821861034.html
Michigan ‘welcome’ signs are anything but amid coronavirus

Welcome to Michigan — not. Two electronic billboards at the Indiana border are urging travelers to think again before driving into the Wolverine State so long as coronavirus lockdowns are in

29 May 00:28 New York Post 7654946767954819638.html
Gen Bajwa reiterates commitment to global peace

ISLAMABAD: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Friday said the sense of purpose and commitment of Pakistan towards the global peace under the United Nations Charter remained unflinching.

29 May 13:32 Pakistan Today 6621510368312067948.html
A white venture capitalist threatened to call the police on a group of black men in a Minneapolis gym, and a video of the incident is trending

Tom Austin, a venture capitalist, later apologized and said a building manager's email previously flagged concerns of non-tenants using the gym.

29 May 17:21 Business Insider 6060062400918935435.html
Trump attacked Twitter after it restricted his post for 'glorifying violence' and said the company is unfairly targeting him

The president called for Congress to repeal Section 230, which gives web platforms legal protections, as his dispute with Twitter escalated.

29 May 13:08 Business Insider 6060062400092690250.html
“You Mexicans, get out” – Hammer-wielding Texas woman arrested after racist rant

A hammer-wielding Texas woman has been arrested after being filmed using a hammer to threaten a Latina doctor and her husband whom she mistakenly referred to being Mexican during a profanity-laced rant in Houston. 60-year-old Constance

29 May 05:53 2090029849145603866.html
Trump signs social media order after Twitter fact-checks him

President Donald Trump signed an executive order that seeks to limit liability protections social-media companies enjoy after Twitter began selective fact checks of his posts on the platform.

29 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596439845284679.html
Minnesota calls in National Guard to quell unrest over black man's death in police custody

MINNEAPOLIS: Authorities in Minneapolis and its sister city St Paul got reinforcements from the National Guard on Thursday (May 29) as they girded ...

29 May 09:34 CNA 5644198864124855391.html
Twists and turns as Wasira defeats Warioba in polls

 Dar es Salaam. It was during the 1995 General Election, the first polls following reintro-duction of multiparty system, when the ruling party Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) witnessed for the first time

29 May 00:00 THE CITIZEN 7029251212784973937.html
Ajit Jogi, first chief minister of Chhatisgarh, passes away

Ajit Jogi, who was also the first chief minister of the state, was admitted there on May 9 after suffering a cardiac arrest at his home.

29 May 14:42 The Indian Express 2885715105553603687.html
In Pictures: Britons enjoy their time in the sun as lockdown rules are relaxed

Glorious weather greeted those taking advantage of the loosening of the emergency measures.

29 May 14:12 Express & Star 7324224460449539687.html
Morrison chases history in the footsteps of Hawke

Just as Bob Hawke reached out to business to “bring Australia together,” Scott Morrison reaches out to the trade unions to try to achieve the same result.

29 May 14:00 Australian Financial Review 3974284487001451496.html
Asian Stocks Down as Investors Await Trump Action

Asian Stocks Down as Investors Await Trump Action

29 May 00:00 5710361975784103997.html
Men hired to tie up and tickle client break into wrong house

Two men hired to break into their client’s house, menace him with machetes, tie him up, then tickle him with a broom, have been acquitted of armed break-in after hitting the wrong address. Th…

29 May 00:45 Boing Boing 4601305170066135028.html
More than 1.65 lakh people travelled in 2,198 flights since resumption of services

Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri, who has been sharing daily updates on the numbers of flights and flyers, said, 'Our airports continue to function smoothly.' So far, 16 asymptomatic passengers on seven different flights have tested positive for the novel coronavirus after landing in their respective destina

29 May 14:30 Oneindia 2023829372646133583.html
WATCH: CNN journalist arrested on-air while covering George Floyd protests

A journalist has been arrested in the US while covering protests in the city of Minneapolis.It ...

29 May 13:52 Newstalk 7635722258453878100.html
Locust invasions till July, may spare South India: Food and Agriculture Organisation

The Food and Agriculture Organisation has warned of successive locust invasions until July in Rajasthan with eastward surges as far as Bihar and Odisha. However, the FAO has said that the swarms were

29 May 21:46 Deccan Herald 2027555797066079733.html
Trump's family tries to clean up his mess by tweeting wildly inconsistent calls for peace

Their messages conflict with Trump's call for violence.

29 May 17:24 Mashable 5336625362114696940.html
Lockdown: Jain monks seek easing of travel norms for Chaturmas

In a memorandum to the Chief Minister, general secretary of the state Congress Committee president Suman Agarwal urged the chief minister to provide protection and help from the police and ease travel restrictions for sadhus and sadhvis during the lockdown.

29 May 12:15 The Indian Express 2885715103939594576.html
For test and trace to work, the public needs to trust this government. But how can we?

Boris Johnson has consistently sneered at health and safety, so when he wants to end the lockdown early we should be worried, says Guardian columnist Polly Toynbee

29 May 13:23 the Guardian 1491978795594989113.html
High Court victory puts keepers of secrets on notice

Australians have a right to know what happened in 1975 and to know what happens in our name today.

29 May 14:00 WAtoday 6806590898931827739.html
Attack on Taiwan an option to stop independence, top China general says

BEIJING, May 29 (Reuters) - China will attack Taiwan if there is no other way of stopping it from becoming independent, one of the country's most senior generals said on Friday, in a rhetorical escalation from China aimed at the democratic island Beijing claims as its own.

29 May 11:45 Daily Maverick 2373996787325501616.html
Trump to exercise the might of his presidential powers on Twitter for daring to fact-check his tweets

He is working on signing an executive order to make the companies liable for content on their platforms but it may not pass Congress' muster

29 May 00:13 The Asian Age 2126266543960296356.html
Russian agents have been hacking major email program: US National Security Agency

The NSA did not say who the Russian military hackers have targeted. But senior U.S. intelligence officials have warned in recent months that Kremlin agents are engaged in activities that could threaten the integrity of the November presidential election.

29 May 03:57 The Economic Times 7653256036635247411.html
Trump Considers Mass Expulsion of Chinese Grad Students

The Trump administration may soon expel thousands of Chinese graduate students enrolled at U.S. universities and impose other sanctions against Chinese officials in the latest signs of tensions between Washington and Beijing over trade, the coronavirus pandemic, human rights and the status of Hong Kong.

29 May 12:35 Courthouse News Service 1799505150538336604.html
No plans to open up Bali tourism in near future: governor

Bali province is still focusing on public health amid the COVID-19 pandemic and has no plans on restarting tourism activities in the near future, the governor says, as Indonesia appears set to head into a so-called “new normal” despite the lack...

29 May 09:46 Coconuts 8871564982953337043.html
Chamisa bids to oust defiant party MPs

The MDC Alliance is moving to oust four legislators who attended Parliament business last week defying the party’s directive for a boycott in support of the recall of lawmakers, it has been learnt.

29 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424161111670864.html
China says non-peaceful action on Taiwan is last resort

Li Zhanshu, who is also the head of China's parliament, said Beijing will never allow any force, in any way, to separate Taiwan from China.

29 May 12:50 The Jakarta Post 7678601103442267135.html
Pakistan saw a record 2,636 coronavirus cases, 57 deaths in last 24 hours: Dr Mirza

The greatest number of patients on ventilators — 157 — has also been recorded

29 May 00:00 9037559357301577167.html
Extended crematorium hours: Govt on disposing Covid-19 victim's bodies

. The Delhi government told the court that the LNJP hospital is being authorised to divert bodies to crematoriums at Panchkuian and Punjab Bagh, as opposed to only Nigambodh Ghat

29 May 09:38 Business-Standard 1502508925599323981.html
Those working outside should register: CM

Motivational trg on entrepreneurship for inmates at IQC

29 May 11:24 Nagalandpost 3019528212736495834.html
Police arrest CNN reporter and crew live on air as they report from Minneapolis protests

There are huge protests taking place in Minneapolis

29 May 12:26 men 6694993428910644595.html
India-China row: No recent contact between Trump and Modi on issue, say sources

Trump has been offering to mediate between India and China and said he had spoken to Modi on the issue.Tensions have been simmering following military build-up by Indian and Chinese armies in Sikkim and Ladakh along LAC

29 May 03:57 Livemint 6614605819318345749.html
Elgar Parishad case: Activist Sudha Bharadwaj’s interim bail plea rejected by Mumbai court

The bail petitions of co-accused and activists Varavara Rao and Shoma Sen are pending before the court and may be heard next week.

29 May 13:35 8669301693222685350.html
Dlamini Zuma’s tobacco ban and the political divisions it is causing

Ballooning arrests as tobacco ban drives the illicit economy; BATSA heads to court alongside tobacco independents.

29 May 12:34 Daily Maverick 2373996788231931894.html
Joy Reid on Minneapolis: 'People Are Risking COVID' to Say 'Just Stop Killing Us'

Friday on MSNBC's "Morning Joe," network anchor Joy Reid addressed the scene in Minneapolis as violent protests have ramped up. | Clips

29 May 13:07 Breitbart 3148363492521017964.html
Sharjah residents warned against misuse of balconies

Municipality launches campaign to educate public about need to keep them safe and clean

29 May 11:30 Gulf News 2086521545525674837.html
Shramik Specials not regular trains, can be extended, diverted to benefit migrant workers: Railways

Addressing a press conference, Railway Board Chairman V K Yadav clarified that no train can ever be

29 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965294905047.html
Taliban attack on army checkpoint kills 14 military personnel, Afghan government says

A spokesman for the Afghanistan national security adviser’s office said despite sporadic clashes, a truce in effect during the three-day Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr, which ended Tuesday, would continue

29 May 12:54 The Globe and Mail 68426410607036192.html
AP 2020 2nd Inter exam dates announced; to be conducted on June 3rd

The exam for Modern Language II and Geography II were postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

29 May 05:51 8669301692599677008.html
White politician calls George Floyd a liar and says cops are being unfairly 'crucified'

Mayor of Petal Mississippi Hal Marx sparked fury with his comments, and has since resisted calls to resign

29 May 13:48 Metro 970161747254228866.html
Taiwan top court rules adultery no longer crime

Taiwan's top court decriminalised adultery on Friday, ruling the law against it breached constitutional protections of sexual autonomy and equality, in a move hailed by rights groups.

29 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567271401232.html
Feds extend cruise ship ban through the summer

Ottawa has announced that any cruise ship that carries more than 100 people will be prohibited from operating in Canadian waters until at least Oct. 31, pushing off the possibility of a summer cruise ship season. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Friday that the decision to extend the cruise ship ban has been taken to keep Canadians safe.

29 May 14:00 Coronavirus 2422791598293988548.html
EU approves EUR 500 mln in macro-financial assistance to Ukraine

The EU has now provided Ukraine with EUR 3.8 billion in MFA loans since 2014.

29 May 16:00 UNIAN 6863008971521828451.html
20 Lakh Crore Economic Package Was A Show Off By The Government: Abhishek Manu Singhvi

Senior Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi attacked the government over a faltering economy. 'GDP is falling continuously,' he said adding that the 20 lakh crore economic package is a mere show-off by the government.

29 May 10:45 Abplive 5873643726212308916.html
Setback For Jagan Reddy As Andhra High Court Overrules Top Poll Officer's Appointment

Andhra Pradesh High Court today ordered reinstatement of Nimmagadda Ramesh Kumar as State Election Commissioner and set aside an ordinance amending Panchayat Raj Act to reduce State Election Commissioner's tenure to 3 years

29 May 07:58 5090057682216605339.html
Another $650M in COVID-19 aid bound for Indigenous communities, minister says

Federal Indigenous Services Minister Marc Miller says the federal government will spend another $650 million to help Indigenous communities cope with the COVID-19 pandemic.

29 May 08:14 CTVNews 2422791599221216804.html
Terrific People: Trump Speaks To Family Of Black Man Killed After Arrest

US President Donald Trump said Friday he had talked with the family of George Floyd, the African American man who died while a policeman kneeled on his neck during an arrest, sparking riots.

29 May 21:21 5090057680668403489.html
Court sentences Czech man to 26 months in prison for stealing pancakes during lockdown

A court in the Czech Republic has sentenced a man to 26 months in prison for shoplifting during the country’s COVID-19 lockdown, Czech media reported on Friday.

29 May 12:30 The Guardian 7580308504367002846.html
Efforts to change bylaws of labour institute draw criticism

Plans are afoot to amend qualification criteria for the post of director

29 May 16:24 The Hindu 6679535024458111381.html
Functioning of Delhi High Court, district courts restricted till June 14

 The Delhi High Court Friday decided to restrict till June 14 its functioning as also of the district courts to urgent matters only in view of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The Administrative and

29 May 18:30 Deccan Herald 2027555796583439128.html
Donald Trump feeling absolutely great after taking hydroxychloroquine, says White House

Trump has called hydroxychloroquine a "game-changer" drug in the fight against the coronavirus. A White House official has said Donald Trump is feeling "absolutely great" after taking the drug.

29 May 02:55 India Today 4286117813033033457.html
Explainer: What's in the US law protecting internet companies?

US President Donald Trump is expected to order a review of a federal law known as Section 230, which protects internet companies like Facebook, Twitter and Alphabet's Google from being responsible

29 May 07:51 Deccan Herald 2027555797229623250.html
Barack Obama on George Floyd: 'Bigotry' in USA 'Maddeningly Normal'

Barack Obama on Friday weighed in on George Floyd, saying in a statement that his death "shouldn't be 'normal' in 2020 America." 

29 May 16:39 Breitbart 3148363492243868200.html
Locust invasion wreaks havoc on Pakistan's crops, orchards

An invasion of locusts has spread across Pakistan, officials said Friday, causing damage to crops and orchards and posing a threat to food security in an impoverished Islamic nation already struggling

29 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441955318187.html
Ukraine, Hungary Seek To Overcome Impasse Over Language Law Impeding NATO Initiatives

Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba and his Hungarian counterpart Peter Szijjarto have discussed Kyiv-Budapest bilateral ties at a time Hungary is blocking NATO initiatives because of a restrictive language law in Ukraine.

29 May 17:59 Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty 5891794162810880571.html
From Justin Bieber To Anne Hathaway, Hollywood Stars Demand Justice For George Floyd

Hollywood stars, including Justin Bieber, Anne Hathaway, John Boyega and Viola Davis, are outraged over the death of George Floyd, and have lashed out at the racist treatment of black people in the

29 May 09:26 Koimoi 5184275671166537162.html
Body of missing French snowmobiler found in Canada

Police announced Thursday they had identified a body as that of a French snowmobiler who went missing after his tour group crashed through an icy Canadian lake in January, with forensic analysis on another body presumed to be that of his companion set to be completed in coming days.

29 May 13:00 4715274784182089583.html
Devastating school blaze caused by building work, investigators believe

No children were on the premises at the time of the fire.

29 May 14:34 Jersey Evening Post 6141642773706728479.html
'Gross incompetence at highest levels': ex-Obama adviser blasts Trump's Covid response

Samantha Power also tells online Hay festival that former US administration underestimated how ‘ripped off’ Americans felt

29 May 13:13 the Guardian 1491978794612424622.html
Australian court rules Queen's letters can be made public

CANBERRA, Australia — Australia’s highest court ruled on Friday to make public letters between Queen Elizabeth II and her representative that would reveal what knowledge she had, if any, of the dismissal of an Australian government in 1975.

29 May 00:55 680News 8014034333385759832.html
Delhi govt converts five hotels into makeshift hospitals for Covid-19

Govt caps the price to be charged by the hotel for providing regular services like rooms, housekeeping, disinfection and food for the patients at ₹5,000 per day per person for five-star hotels

29 May 15:23 Livemint 6614605819621367416.html
Trump announces US withdrawal from the World Health Organization

German health minister decries ‘disappointing backlash for international health.’

29 May 19:44 POLITICO 2584151347015542031.html
Irish PM says good chance social distancing rule can be relaxed

Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar raised the prospect on Friday of halving social distancing rules from two meters to one if the rate of coronavirus infections comes down further in a potential boost to still shuttered restaurants and pubs.

29 May 16:00 The Jakarta Post 7678601102676285121.html
Nearly half of the Twitter accounts discussing 'reopening America' may be bots

Encountering a bot account while scrolling through Twitter is more likely to occur in the era of COVID-19. Carnegie Mellon University researchers have discovered that much of the discussion around the ...

29 May 13:17 Tech Xplore 4945708899371285149.html
Hizbul Militant Owned Explosives-Laden Car Used in Kashmir Suicide Bombing Attempt - Indian Police

New Delhi (Sputnik): Thanks to intelligence inputs, Jammu and Kashmir police along with the Army intercepted militant groups that were planning to launch a suicide...

29 May 10:33 Sputniknews 967333867911347102.html
No hugs, no kisses! COVID-19 safety measures for film, TV shoot make masks, gloves mandatory; check details

For instance, no physical greetings, hugs, kisses are permitted. Hand washing and sanitizing are mandatory on entry and exit, two metre distance needs to be maintained between colleagues and floor markings will be mandatory.

29 May 13:10 The Financial Express 1288289580400040011.html
Amy Klobuchar's position on 2006 shooting by officer in George Floyd death 'could cost her VP role'

Amy Klobuchar's decision as a Minneapolis prosecutor in 2006 not to bring charges against the police officer filmed kneeling on the neck of George Floyd could cost her the role of vice president, critics have said.With Joe Biden asking Ms Klobuchar to undergo official vetting to be his running mate

29 May 16:57 Yahoo 7097669637706528204.html
Dare is a thoroughbred professional, fine public officer, says Agba

Minister of State for Budget and National Planning, Prince Clem Ikanade Agba, says the Minister of Sports and Youth Development, Mr Sunday Dare, is a thoroughbred professional, fine public officer and decent politician.

29 May 14:35 Vanguard News 4125100339037557990.html
Motel bought for fire victims

The provincial government has purchased a motel to house dozens of people displaced by a fire in Campbell River last month.

29 May 15:05 Castanet 616068603166891343.html
Irish PM says good chance social distancing rule can be relaxed

DUBLIN (Reuters) - Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar raised the prospect on Friday of halving social distancing rules from two metres to one if the rate of coronavirus infections comes down further in a potential boost to still shuttered restaurants and pubs.

29 May 08:33 Reuters 8334514181228461406.html
Taiwan top court rules adultery no longer a crime

Taiwan's top court has decriminalised adultery, ruling the law against it breached constitutional protections of sexual autonomy and equality, in a move hailed by rights groups.

29 May 17:04 News24 3752801377939093366.html
COVID-19 in live updates: India sees highest single day jump as cases cross 1.65 lakh; recovery rate hikes to 42.88%

Maharashtra has the highest number of cases with nearly 60,000 positive cases of infection and close to 2,000 deaths.

29 May 02:16 DNA India 7533428661068959217.html
Worker at NHS National Shielding helpline says IT system 'keeps crashing' and staff have spoken to just a handful of the elderly and vulnerable in a MONTH as those in isolation fear they are being 'forgotten about'

A pledge was made in March to deliver packages of food and aid to 1.5million 'extremely vulnerable' people whose severe health conditions mean they couldn't leave their homes.

29 May 17:36 Mail Online 124328111940914069.html
Lockdown 5 to be announced on Sunday

Lockdown 4 comes to an end on 31st May and CM Uddhav Thackeray had already hinted at extending lockdown in Maharashtra beyond May 31.

29 May 00:00 Afternoon Voice 1450959142816018078.html
New report alleges killings, mass detentions in Ethiopia

A new report by the rights group Amnesty International accuses Ethiopia’s security forces of extrajudicial killings and mass detentions even as the country’s reformist prime minister was awarded the N

29 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442674782728.html
Trump signs executive order against ‘anti-conservative bias’ on social media 

President Donald Trump lashed out at social media Thursday accusing it of anti-conservative bias which he called one of the greatest threats

29 May 08:30 Vanguard News 4125100339425794944.html
Ex-FM Morshed Khan leaves for London by chartered flight in pandemic

Former foreign minister M Morshed Khan has left Bangladesh for Britain by a chartered plane amid the coronavirus pandemic.

29 May 19:48 Bdnews24 8119004129890375729.html
Coastguards issue stark warning that people could die on beaches this weekend

People heading to beaches this weekend are in real danger if they don’t take personal responsibility to stay safe with a lack of lifeguards at the moment, the coastguard has warned.

29 May 20:15 East Anglian Daily Times 681138150706072490.html
Blantyre man rushed to hospital with head injury after hit-and-run as cops hunt driver

A MAN was rushed to hospital earlier today after falling victim to a hit and run in Blantyre. Police are appealing for information after a 47-year-old male was knocked down by a motor at Anderson G…

29 May 20:11 The Scottish Sun 6609127673924834871.html
Softbank-backed Coupang under scrutiny after South Korea warehouse virus outbreak

Deluged with online orders as the coronavirus epidemic swept South Korea, e-commerce giant Coupang opened a new groceries warehouse and logistics ...

29 May 16:20 CNA 5644198863934113828.html
Delhi records 1,000-plus cases second day in a row

Biggest single-day jump with 1,106 new COVID-19 infections

29 May 18:42 The Hindu 6679535026305752101.html
Tremors felt in Delhi, North India on Friday, fifth time in two months

"Did you feel it!" was the buzz among people messaging each other in Delhi and cities near it

29 May 15:55 Business-Standard 1502508926579402798.html
Himachal Cong seeks probe by sitting HC judge

A day after Himachal Pradesh BJP president Rajeev Bindal resigned over his alleged role in a health scam, the State Congress on Thursday reiterated its demand of entrusting a probe into the scandal to a sitting High Court judge. Meanwhile, Bindal, in a 5 minute-long video statement, claimed that

29 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783232729797536.html
Slaughterhouses reopen but farmers still euthanizing pigs

Meatpacking plants that had to briefly close due to coronavirus outbreaks have been back up and running for weeks, but production backlogs are forcing farmers to euthanize thousands of hogs that can't

29 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442610045273.html
Federations To Receive Kshs20 Million COVID-19 Support Fund From Caf

Caf has approved Kshs 1.1billion Coronavirus pandemic support fund to be distributed to its member associations.Each of the 54 members of Caf, the Africa's football body, including the Football Ke

29 May 08:41 KahawaTungu 3304128543225942372.html
'He was going haywire:' Video shows naked man stealing Winnipeg ambulance

Winnipeg police confirmed they are investigating after an ambulance was stolen by a naked man on Friday.

29 May 15:15 Winnipeg 1929576525555419395.html
Migrant labourers needn't pay for Sharmik train, states will pay: Railways

Migrant workers do not have to pay for tickets of Shramik Special trains as sending and receiving states are coordinating with each other for the fare of these trains, Railway Board Chairman Vinod Kumar Yadav said on Friday.

29 May 13:43 Free Press Journal 9080771787874189247.html
Young Minneapolis mayor in spotlight after police killing, protests

(Reuters) - Shaken and angry, Minneapolis’ telegenic young mayor stood in front of television cameras over and over this week - first to decry the police killing of George Floyd, and on Friday to impose a curfew as parts of his city burned in ongoing protests.

29 May 23:54 Reuters 8334514181089676567.html
US threat to deny student visas reminiscent of McCarthy era: FM

US President Donald Trump’s threat to slap sanction on Chinese students in the US is brazen political persecution and racist, said a Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson who wondered if McCarthyism is making a comeback in the US.

29 May 19:33 Global Times 7829414520544546379.html
Gilgo Beach Murder Victim Identified As Valerie Mack Two Decades After She Vanished

Partial remains discovered almost a decade ago on Long Island were officially identified as 24-year-old Valerie Mack by Suffolk County Police on Thursday, NBC News reported earlier today. Mack was ...

29 May 01:19 The Inquisitr 1745625232259631418.html
Why some of my anti-Hillary friends are leaning towards Biden 2020

Donald Trump's supporters in 2016 could not get on board with Hillary Clinton, but it appears they could be swayed by Joe Biden in 2020.

29 May 20:48 IrishCentral 7319968745314211041.html
HC declines to stay VACB probe

50 acres of farmland purchase by Jacob Thomas in Tamil Nadu

29 May 13:19 The Hindu 6679535024352535936.html
US, UK call for action at UN Security Council over China’s Hong Kong crackdown

The U.S. and United Kingdom on Friday urged the U.N. Security Council to take action against China’s crackdown on freedoms in Hong Kong -- after China initially stopped the matter being discussed by the body.

29 May 18:50 Fox News 7362823820080697202.html
U.S. high court rejects church challenges to state pandemic rules

The U.S. Supreme Court rejected challenges on Friday to curbs on religious services in California and Illinois during the coronavirus pandemic. In the California dispute, the nine justices split 5-4 in rejecting a bid by South Bay United Pentecostal Church in Chula Vista to block the rules issued by

29 May 23:22 Yahoo 7097669638465713024.html
Scientists recommended face coverings weeks before Government advice

The minutes have been released from 34 Sage meetings.

29 May 17:19 Jersey Evening Post 6141642775346342929.html
Namibian crew stuck at sea

ABOUT 10 Namibian crew members of the 'Carnival Fascination' passenger cruise liner are stuck on the vessel about 10 nautical miles west of Walvis Bay.

29 May 00:00 The Namibian 8837880576693856708.html
Bangladesh plans home exams for primary school students

The government is planning home examinations for primary school students to keep them in study amid the coronavirus outbreak that has forced education institutions shut.

29 May 02:41 Bdnews24 8119004129727353316.html
Vande Bharat Mission: Stranded Indians start returning from South America and Africa, Indian Navy reaches Madagascar with supplies

Around 300 Indians returned from far away countries in South America including Mexico, Argentina, Paraguay, Peru, Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, and Portugal.

29 May 12:58 The Financial Express 1288289579627346043.html
Teacher unions, governing body groups urge schools not to reopen on Monday

Teacher unions and the governing body associations are warning that the reopening of schools on Monday will be a grievous mistake as this would disadvantage institutions that have not yet received personal protective equipment.

29 May 00:00 2308610106677183920.html
Class opening

VARIOUS quarters support the view that if the country’s public schools are allowed to open as scheduled, the government ought to ensure the health, safety and welfare of students and teachers.

29 May 07:21 Journal Online 6375127392862230867.html
Lead and we follow: country of over-achievers in times of crisis

History shows that national unity only lasts as long as the emergency.

29 May 14:01 The Age 7967730562748140428.html
Mexico nabs gang chief allegedly behind US journalist attack

MEXICO CITY — Authorities in northern Mexico said Friday they arrested a gang leader allegedly involved in as many as 50 killings and an attack on a U.S. journalist.

29 May 23:21 680News 8014034334824282476.html
Man arrested for rash driving

A 20-year-old man was arrested for allegedly driving rashly and misbehaving and threatening a couple after ramming his car into theirs in Delhi’s Connaught Place. The driver of the offending vehicle has been identified as Piyush, a resident of Defence Colony. Police has also recovered the car

29 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783232963688606.html
Feds flew an unarmed Predator drone over Minneapolis protests to provide “situational awareness”

The US has a long history of surveilling protesters, but the technology used to do so has grown more powerful.

29 May 23:42 Vox 6416095788695293098.html
Twitter hides Trump tweet from public, says it glorifies violence

It came just hours after Trump signed an executive order threatening Silicon Valley social media firms with new regulations over free speech.

29 May 15:18 The Financial Express 1288289581539516352.html
Perfect Time For Govt To Reignite Campaign To Quit Smoking

“With so many Kiwis now keen to quit smoking, the Government needs to press play on its long-promised public awareness campaign to encourage and support smokers to switch to vaping. World Smokefree Day this Sunday provides the perfect platform,” says Ben Pryor, Co-director of Vapo and Alt New Zealand.

29 May 11:18 SCOOP 5315658998365474977.html
Fresh blow for Boris Johnson as Tory lead over Labour narrows after Cummings row

EXCLUSIVE: The survey, carried out in the aftermath of his chief aide's press conference, shows the Conservative lead is down to just five points

29 May 21:00 mirror 675785260855599337.html
Court orders Lesotho ex-first lady rearrested in murder trial

MASERU, May 29 — Lesotho’s Court of Appeal today ordered the rearrest of former first lady Maesaiah Thabane after revoking her bail on murder charges over the 2017 killing of her husband’s estranged wife. The 42-year-old was charged in February after police quizzed her on the brutal murder of...

29 May 15:03 Malaymail 302165936116986751.html
Taylor Swift used to be apolitical. Now she’s slamming Trump on Twitter.

Swift accuses Trump of "stoking the fires of white supremacy and racism your entire presidency."

29 May 18:00 Vox 6416095789415892068.html
Nxesi: Employers must provide PPE, sanitisers for returning domestic workers

On Monday, service staff will join over 8 million South African employees who will be returning to work for the first time since the lockdown was enforced in March.

29 May 00:00 2308610107265585808.html
4 More Women Are Suing Harvey Weinstein for Alleged Sexual Assault

Four women filed a sexual assault lawsuit against convicted rapist Harvey Weinstein in New York City on Thursday; one of these women alleged that he raped her when she was “approximately seventeen years old.”

29 May 16:09 VULTURE 2718750544861684283.html
Murky messaging: Facebook allowed 'Death to America' advertising but censors US back-to-work rallies

When it comes to violating Facebook’s guidelines, it is often anyone’s guess what will fly and what will fall.

29 May 16:44 Fox News 7362823821027061246.html
EC wants to rig election 2020 to keep Akufo-Addo in power - Victor Smith

Ghana's Former Ambassador to the UK, Victor Smith, has said the obstinate nature of the NPP government led by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and the Electoral Commission (EC) to go on with the compilation of a new voters' register is simply to rig the 2020 elections.

29 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494580961864.html
PPP moves FIA against blogger Cynthia Ritchie for 'slanderous' tweet on Benazir

Ritchie had made remarks about Benazir while commenting on recent attack on Uzma Khan by a woman and her guards.

29 May 13:48 DAWN.COM 4500271767408554717.html
Gordhan welcomes ConCourt ruling on Sars rogue unit interdict

The minister sought to suspend an order of remedial action regarding the alleged South African Revenue Service (Sars) rogue unit while he took the Public Protector’s findings on review.

29 May 00:00 2308610108080830362.html
'I want my kids back': how overseas adoptions splinter Uganda's families

Birth mother’s legal battle to bring back son from US highlights flaws in system that allows children to be taken abroad

29 May 07:30 the Guardian 1491978794462288974.html
Officials cite mistakes as CDC removes coronavirus guidance

U.S. health officials removed some coronavirus reopening tips for religious organizations only hours after posting them late last week, deleting guidance that discouraged choir gatherings and the use

29 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442459650776.html
Dialysis and COVID-19, a scary mix for renal patients

Western Bureau: The advent of COVID-19 has created a new challenge for diabetic patients with end-stage renal disease as, despite their conditions, they are forced, at least twice per week, to operate within the restrictions as it relates to social...

29 May 05:15 The Gleaner 1215260528918637027.html
We'll tackle interstate movement of armed bandits - Military assures Nigerians

The military was reacting to worries from some quarters that bandits could escape from states where the Armed Forces of Nigeria are currently bombarding them.

29 May 02:42 Legit 3764253650332805523.html
Minneapolis erupts for third night as protests spread, Trump vows retaliation

Violent demonstrations erupted for a third night in Minneapolis on Thursday, as protesters — outraged over the death of an unarmed African American man in police custody — torched a city police

29 May 14:13 TheHill 355432917783780991.html
Long wait for justice for Peter Ikin's friends as husband charged over death

Frenchman Alexandre Despallieres has been charged with the alleged murder of millionaire music executive Peter Ikin, but he may never make it to trial.

29 May 14:00 The Age 7967730562831863188.html
What is the Covid Alert Levels system?

The Covid Alert Levels system is similar to that used to establish the terrorist threat and will be run by a new Joint Biosecurity Centre.

29 May 21:24 Jersey Evening Post 6141642774985363734.html
Police precinct in flames in US protest over death of black man

Sympat­hy protes­ts also erupte­d in other cities­

29 May 06:24 The Express Tribune 1105816786253458398.html
Schools in Sindh not to reopen from June 1: Education dept

The steering committee has decided to extend closure of schools until June 1, said an official notification

29 May 00:00 9037559357306848630.html
'A lot of nurses don't have a work ethic': An Atlanta drug rehab clinic is accused of firing its nursing staff during the pandemic

The clinic's director described the staff as lazy and questioned why nurses were being hailed as heroes.

29 May 15:12 Business Insider 6060062399971846305.html
Twitter flags Trump for “glorifying violence” in “looting starts, shooting starts” tweet

Unrest in Minneapolis meets the president’s ongoing war on social media.

29 May 11:43 Vox 6416095789618186772.html
Sanwo-Olu declares frontline health workers as face of his 1st year anniversary

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Friday said the frontline health workers are the heroes of the states' battle against the Covid-19...

29 May 20:00 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445902017447765.html
Harvard Medical Students Partner With Crowdsolving Platform Groopit To Launch Yelp-Like Covid-19 Testing Review Platform

First-year med students Dylan Cahill and J.C. Panagides were intent on giving people first-hand insight into testing sites across the country.

29 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532297748107.html
TN breaks all earlier records: 874 test positive for Covid-19

Tamilnadu today witnessed its biggest ever increase in the number of coronavirus cases, with a whopping 874 persons testing positive for Covid-19 in a single day. Continue Reading →

29 May 13:16 News Today 4115950002848623278.html
Delhi Govt takes over 5 hotels for Covid wards

With a rise in the number of Covid-19 positive cases, the Delhi government on Friday took over five hotels, including Crowne Plaza in Okhla phase-I, and Surya in New Friends Colony to be converted into hospitals for treating coronavirus (Covid-19) positive patients

29 May 23:27 The Financial Express 1288289581584640828.html
US Stops Iranian Fuel Shipments to Venezuela

Trump admin promises to use its economic, diplomatic power to press for the restoration of Venezuelan democracy

29 May 17:20 Infowars 1950426315049369874.html
Police to assist with probe into coronavirus deaths in Scottish care homes

Police Scotland has been requested to help gather information.

29 May 15:56 dailyrecord 552235479414690798.html
Mahathir vows to challenge expulsion from his own party

Malaysia's former Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad and four other former members have promised to challenge their removal from the Bersatu party.

29 May 11:30 Aljazeera 6642629762321310142.html
Govt must come clean on border standoff with China: Rahul Gandhi

India News: "The government's silence about the border situation with China is fuelling massive speculation and uncertainty at a time of crisis," he said on Twitt

29 May 06:18 The Times of India 6060938663317032890.html
Delhi: Hospital bed crisis looms as Covid-19 cases rise in capital 

The Delhi govt pushes home treatment solution for all non-severe patients, links some hotels with hospitals to increase capacity as infections spike.

29 May 23:31 India Today 4286117814078527632.html
Migrant worker’s body found after 4 days in Jhansi

Officials said that the body had decomposed in the four days that it was lying unattended inside the train toilet. Officials said that a post mortem will be conducted on the body on Friday.

29 May 07:55 The Indian Express 2885715104544498240.html
Don’t overcharge for PPE kits, justify cost to patients: Panchkula civil surgeon to pvt hospitals

Speaking to The Indian Express, Kaur said, “I had received three such complaints. This is a serious issue.”

29 May 06:45 The Indian Express 2885715104925412909.html
Ken Talbot's widow seeks $45m in damages over will

Amanda Talbot, widow of the late Queensland mining magnate, is suing lawyers over the handling of his estate, claiming it has cost her "hundreds of millions of dollars".

29 May 07:07 Australian Financial Review 3974284486331139437.html
How Kibra has fueled surge of Covid-19 cases as 147 more test positive

Spike in cases in Kibra and Langata linked to lack of social distancing and heavy use of public transport.

29 May 00:00 The Standard 5587226194807432293.html
Russian jets 'intercept' American bombers over the Black Sea - days after SU-27 fighters came within feet of a US spy plane over Mediterranean

Video circulating online purports to show a Russian fighter plane approaching one of two US B1-B Lancer aircraft over the neutral waters of the Black Sea.

29 May 16:10 Mail Online 124328111979075021.html
Mosquitoes found breeding in 'hidden' containers placed in trees, says Hougang MP Png Eng Huat amid dengue concern

SINGAPORE: Member of Parliament for Hougang Png Eng Huat said on Friday (May 29) that mosquitoes were found breeding inside containers that were ...

29 May 14:52 CNA 5644198862584187075.html
Labour and Social Security Minister Shahine Robinson has died

Labour and Social Security Minister Shahine Robinson has died after ailing with cancer for some time.

29 May 17:57 The Gleaner 1215260530330461003.html
‘PM Modi Not In Good Mood About What’s Going On With China’: Trump Says India Not Happy Over Border Issue

United States President Donald Trump while responding to a question over the ongoing border stand-off between India and China along the LAC in Ladakh, said that he has spoken to Prime Minister Narendra Modi about it and the latter is not happy with “what’s going on with China”.

29 May 07:15 Swarajya 4977622828786292239.html
PM Modi's letter to the people of India: A year after the start of his second term in office

From 2014 to 2019, Indias stature rose significantly. The dignity of the poor was enhanced. The nation achieved financial inclusion, free gas and electricity connections, total sanitation coverage, and made progress towards ensuring ‘housing for all.

29 May 18:12 The Economic Times 7653256037397744227.html
New Delhi dismisses Trump's claim on talks with PM Modi on India-China border tension

Even as United States President Donald Trump claimed that he had of late spoken to Prime Minister Narendra Modi about an escalation of tension along India-China disputed boundary in eastern

29 May 10:15 Deccan Herald 2027555796473227014.html
Mother killer jailed for at least 14 years

A West Auckland man who murdered his mother after years of caring for her will spend at least 14 years behind bars. Martin Marinovich admitted he...

29 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042080308029543.html
Trudeau addresses Minneapolis protests, says Canadians watching 'with shock and with horror'

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday weighed in on the escalating protests in the U.S. following the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man, who died following an encounter with police.

29 May 15:44 CTVNews 2422791597278500680.html
Obama’s George Floyd statement calls for a “new normal” for black Americans

"This shouldn’t be normal in 2020 America."

29 May 17:43 Vox 6416095788447696910.html
Investigation launched into 'horrific' cases of alleged child neglect

Child Safety Minister Di Farmer announced the investigation on Friday after the death of Willow Dunn and discovery of two teenage boys at a home in Stafford.

29 May 02:31 Brisbane Times 2314609339189507209.html
Millions of BN(O)s in Hong Kong could be eligible for UK citizenship

The Government estimates there are around 2.9 million BN(O)s currently in Hong Kong.

29 May 14:52 Jersey Evening Post 6141642774558278908.html
Paid sick leave mandates hold promise in containing COVID-19

Paid sick leave (PSL) mandates like those found in the federal government's Families First Coronavirus Response Act may be helping to slow the spread of COVID-19, according to a new study by health economists at Georgia State and Tulane universities.

29 May 04:00 EurekAlert! 8889232469398131397.html
Veerendra Kumar, Mathrubhumi MD and former Union Minister no more

Kumar was 84. His last rites will be performed at his residence in Wayanad.

29 May 09:56 Deccan Chronicle 7881006362489352657.html
COVID-19: Over 7,400 Cases Reported in Last 24 Hours, Biggest Single-Day Spike so Far; Total Tally Crosses 1.65 Lakh | Key Points

However, the recovery and discharge rate in COVID-19 cases has accelerated. "A total of 67,691 people have recovered from coronavirus in the country so far and in the last 24 hours 3,266 patients were found to have been cured.

29 May 04:10 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | 7150386084525145920.html
Federal government extends ban on large cruise ships operating in Canadian waters until end of October

In March the government barred ships with more than 500 passengers until July 1

29 May 14:36 The Globe and Mail 68426411508810822.html
Aarogya Setu is completely secure: Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

Amid privacy concerns, Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday maintained that Aarogya Setu was completely secure and there was no security or data breach in coronavirus tracking mobile

29 May 23:18 Deccan Herald 2027555797868271903.html
Pompeo says Trump to act on Chinese students

The United States will take action to prevent alleged espionage by Chinese students, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said ahead of an expected announcement by President Donald Trump on Friday.

29 May 04:00 Digital Journal 4566489172608434599.html
SC to hear plea seeking replacement of word India with 'Bharat' on June 2

The petition was listed for hearing on Friday before the apex court but it got deleted from the list as Chief Justice of India (CJI) S A Bobde was not available.

29 May 11:24 Business-Standard 1502508926309819444.html
Las Vegas caregiver accused of stealing $9K from 81-year-old

Jaugust Milligan, 29, faces charges of using a credit or debit card without consent and exploiting an old or vulnerable person for more than $5,000, court records show.

29 May 01:14 Las Vegas Review-Journal 8640648835688081680.html
How Drones Are Helping Police Nab Nairobi Escapees

Police officers are now using drones to enhance the cessation of movement in and out of the Nairobi Metropolitan area and...

29 May 15:29 8634838154522104299.html
GPs and home visits

A chara, – I hope that the ongoing deliberations of our Oireachtas Special Committee on the Covid-19 Response will also include an examination of how GPs deliver medical care to patients confined to their homes.

29 May 23:05 The Irish Times 8204772969104970795.html
Greece to accept tourists from 29 countries from mid-June - but Ireland is not on the list

The Greek government imposed an early lockdown, which is credited with limiting the spread of Covid-19.

29 May 15:17 6446904418662389738.html
What China's tougher national security regime could mean for Hong Kong

HONG KONG, May 29 — China's parliament has approved a decision to go forward with national security legislation on Hong Kong to tackle secession, subversion, terrorism and foreign interference in a city roiled by anti-government protests. The move is seen as a turning point, as leaders of the...

29 May 02:42 Malaymail 302165936478047286.html
What COVID-19 means for the Japan-U.S. alliance

With both militaries having to fight the pandemic alongside their existing operations, how can Japan and the U.S. keep deterrence robust?

29 May 10:30 The Japan Times 6673764366396071640.html
Big Campaign to Provide Employment to Migrant, CM Yogi's move Benefits more than 11 Lakhs -

Large populations have been affected by the prolonged lockdown in the country due to coronavirus infection. Among them also the

29 May 06:33 News Hunt Media 8859517518830394395.html
Britain may offer 'path to citizenship' for nearly 3 million in Hong Kong

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain is prepared to offer extended visa rights and a pathway to citizenship for almost 3 million Hong Kong residents in response to China’s push to impose national security legislation in the former British colony.

29 May 20:44 Reuters 8334514180328369931.html
Trump has officially declared war on Twitter and Facebook. Here's the latest on the executive order targeting social media and the reaction at internet companies.

Trump's executive order represents a direct challenge to social media companies like Twitter and Facebook, but legal experts say it faces steep hurdles.

29 May 02:21 Business Insider 6060062399271974723.html
Coronavirus wrap May 29: Jharkhand airlifts migrant workers from Leh; India's COVID-19 death toll surpasses that of China

In India, the death toll due to the pandemic has crossed 4,700, while nearly 3.6 lakh people globally have lost their lives due to the infection.

29 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965125841763.html
Donald Trump signs Executive Order cracking down on social media, while claiming to protect 'free speech'

Denouncing what he said was the power of social media “to shape the interpretation of public events,” President Donald Trump signed an Executive Order on Thursday directing federal regulators to crack down on companies like Twitter and to consider taking away the legal protections that shield them from liability for what gets posted on their platforms

29 May 01:58 Firstpost 4760741713255304633.html
New York's Cuomo says businesses can turn away people not wearing masks

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said he would sign an executive order on Thursday authorizing businesses to deny entry to anyone who does not wear ...

29 May 00:29 CNA 5644198862967127174.html
Madhya Pradesh: Panic in Singrauli as more than 1000 bats found dead

Thousands of bats were found dead and lying on ground on Friday noon around the trees.

29 May 17:51 Free Press Journal 9080771787503398083.html
Quebec schools see spike in COVID-19 cases as Ontario eyes regional reopenings

A cluster of COVID-19 cases in Quebec's elementary schools is shining a light on the cost of reopening Canada's hardest hit provinces, as Ontario announced

29 May 22:05 6669504244702993293.html
Biden On George Floyd Killing: ‘We Are A Country With An Open Wound’

WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden said Friday that the “open wound” of systemic racism was behind the police killing of...

29 May 19:23 Talking Points Memo 4598529366488383253.html
Students May Attend Only 100 Days of School in New COVID-19-Induced Normal in India, Sources Say

New Delhi (Sputnik): Schools and universities were closed in India even before the first lockdown was announced on 24 March. The schooling system then moved to virtual...

29 May 09:37 Sputniknews 967333869634156280.html
Tajik Journalist Attacked, Beaten For Second Time In Less Than A Month

A journalist of Tajikistan's independent Asia Plus new agency has been attacked for the second time in less than a month as he covered the aftermath of a recent landslide that killed two men.

29 May 10:16 Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty 5891794162591024387.html
Pompeo says Trump to act on Chinese students

WASHINGTON, May 29 — The United States will take action to prevent alleged espionage by Chinese students, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said yesterday, ahead of an expected announcement by President Donald Trump. Trump earlier said that he will hold a press conference today about China amid...

29 May 06:43 Malaymail 302165935612555437.html
Outrage over ‘brutal beating’ of Nigerian in India

Sodiq Oyeleke Outrage has trailed the "brutal" beating of a yet-to-be-identified Nigerian in India. The PUNCH reports that many people on social media condemned the beating after the video su...

29 May 20:31 Punch Newspapers 3524240994341784196.html
Supreme Court orders states to foot the bill for guest workers' travel

Plus, their food and shelter while they wait for their train or bus are the states' responsibility

29 May 08:35 The Asian Age 2126266545120416406.html
No threat to urban areas from locusts: FAO expert

India News: Extent of locust invasion in India may spread further and swarms may reach as far as Bihar and Odisha in June-July before they eventually return to R

29 May 22:19 The Times of India 6060938664407394864.html
'We need real leadership right now': Biden plays voice of reason in address on George Floyd killing

Joe Biden got a golden opportunity to make his pitch as a calm, rational alternative to President Trump, and he took it.

29 May 18:38 Washington Examiner 4625792333760827742.html
Plea in SC against detention of Saifuddin Soz

The petition, filed by his wife, said he had been under detention since August 5, 2019 when the special rights given to Kashmiri people under Article 370 were removed

29 May 23:33 The Hindu 6679535025215181069.html
Six more cases in Thrissur; 11,525 under observation

A 61-year-old man from Mathilakam who returned from Doha on May 9, a 42-year-old woman from Mathilakam who returned from Abu Dhabi on May 7, and four members of a family who came from Chennai were tes

29 May 18:58 The Hindu 6679535026005795116.html
Pakistan resumes int’l flight operations from Saturday

ISLAMABAD: The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) on Friday announced that Pakistan will resume international flight operations from May 30 (Saturday).“As per decision of the federal government, th

29 May 14:55 Pakistan Today 6621510368354719955.html
France reopening bars and parks next week

Bars, cafes, restaurants, and parks in France are to reopen on 2 June, marking the latest stage in lockdown-easing measures of one of Europe's strictest regimes, French prime minister Edouard Philippe said Thursday. "Freedom will become the rule, bans the...

29 May 05:26 EUobserver 625925298350286036.html
Racism cannot be 'normal' in US: Barack Obama

Former US President Barack Obama said on Friday he shared the "anguish" of millions of Americans over the death of a black man killed by police in Minnesota and that racism cannot be "normal" in the

29 May 23:08 Deccan Herald 2027555797401779449.html
PUDR sees ‘malafide intentions’ in NIA taking Navlakha to Mumbai

NIA’s actions had rendered his bail application in Delhi meaningless, it says

29 May 08:40 The Hindu 6679535025090221883.html
In the US, camera phones increasingly expose racism

From the death of a black man in Minneapolis to a racist incident in Central Park, camera phones are increasingly being used as a weapon against racism even when justice doesn't always follow.

29 May 10:30 The Jakarta Post 7678601103497869339.html
Efforts taken to ensure safety of Sabah people amid Covid-19 pandemic, not to curb freedom, says CM

KOTA KINABALU, May 29 — The various efforts taken by the state government to contain the Covid-19 pandemic in Sabah were not meant to limit the freedom of the people in celebrating any festivals, said Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal. Instead, he said, those measures were taken to...

29 May 11:24 Malaymail 302165936184129401.html
Bono East: Tuobodom gets 19.95km roads facelift project

The Techiman North District Chief Executive Peter Mensah in the Bono East Region has announced that a massive roads programme will soon kick-off to construct and rehabilitate roads across the district as government approves 19.95km Tuobodom and Aworowa town roads in fulfilment of President Nana Addo’s ‘year of Roads by promise.

29 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495273896205.html
Pakistan to setup national locust control cell to combat insects swarms

Speaking to reporters here, Information Minister Shibli Faraz said the efforts to control locusts were going on under a national strategy as there was a dire need to deal with it.

29 May 16:05 The Financial Express 1288289580936370967.html
Airlines prepare to partially resume flights

The national airline Biman and two local airlines -- US-Bangla Airlines and Novoair -- are preparing to resume domestic flight operation from June 1 following the health guideline prescribed by the

29 May 18:00 The Daily Star 3368802730787759290.html
The key to Balik Probinsya success

"The architects of the Balik Probinsiya program may be considered recidivists."   The government has put in place a Balik Probinsiya program as part of its strategy for dealing with the coronavirus pandemic. Under the program, the government will pay the back-to-the-province fare – plus some journey money – of Filipinos rendered jobless by the pandemic.

29 May 00:00 4715274786061533855.html
What is the NHS Test and Trace system and how does it work?

The NHS Test and Trace system, a scheme that will help people with Covid-19 to track down those they have come into contact with, has been officially launched. At the daily coronavirus press

29 May 08:42 The Independent 2511519171228885138.html
China rejects Trump's call to mediate on standoff with India

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

29 May 14:43 Rising Kashmir 9025326237624426346.html
Canada exploring ways to reunite families divided by COVID-19 border closure

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the federal government is exploring ways to reunite family members divided by the temporary travel restrictions at the Canada-U.S. border.

29 May 15:54 52741008820431077.html
NSA warns of ongoing Russian hacking campaign against US systems

REUTERS: The U.S. National Security Agency on Thursday warned government partners and private companies about a Russian hacking operation that ...

29 May 02:31 CNA 5644198862800146213.html
Will the UK learn from COVID-19 mistakes affecting vulnerable communities?

Family law Barrister Paula Rhone-Adrien speaks about the suffering of vulnerable people in the wake of COVID-19 mistakes by the UK

29 May 15:13 Open Access Government 7441385493656143486.html
Cruz calls for criminal investigation into Twitter for violating US sanctions on Iran

Sen. Ted Cruz R-Texas sent a letter to Attorney General Bill Barr and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin Friday, urging them to open a criminal investigation into Twitter for violating sanctions on Iran.

29 May 23:50 Fox News 7362823821331881683.html
Spring 2020 the sunniest since records began – Met Office

This month is also set to be the driest May for 124 years.

29 May 16:25 Jersey Evening Post 6141642774109750343.html
B.C. hospice’s refusal to provide medical assistance in dying sparks criticism, questions about future

Angelina Ireland, who heads the Delta Hospice Society, said politicians at the municipal, provincial and federal level who disagree with the Christian basis of its stance against medically assisted death should build another facility to provide the service

29 May 12:47 The Globe and Mail 68426411328254760.html
'Boys' club': Inquiry finds unacceptable sexual harassment, bullying at Airservices

Former sex discrimination commissioner Elizabeth Broderick has found a deeply troubling workplace culture at Airservices Australia, the federal agency responsible for safe skies.

29 May 02:08 WAtoday 6806590899789859896.html
Serbian President Says Will Attend Victory Day Parade in Moscow on 24 June

BELGRADE (Sputnik) - Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic confirmed on Friday his plans to attend the military parade in Moscow on 24 June that will mark the 75th...

29 May 15:18 Sputniknews 967333868722317482.html
Amit Shah meets PM Modi, briefs on states’ suggestions on lockdown

The Centre is expected to announce its decision on the lockdown within the next two days even as the number of Covid-19 cases in India climbed to 1,65,799 on Friday, making it the world's ninth worst-hit country.

29 May 10:27 The Indian Express 2885715105779645788.html
PSEB 10th result 2020 out on How to check class 10, 8, 5 marks

PSEB result 2020: For students who have been promoted without conducting exams, the mark sheets will have 'promoted due to coronavirus' written on them

29 May 16:34 Business-Standard 1502508924565971725.html
7 protesters shot in Kentucky amid protests for George Floyd and Breonna Taylor

Police say none of the shots came from police.

29 May 00:36 Fox 4 8372747777892443546.html
SC to hear plea seeking replacement of word India with 'Bharat' in Constitution on June 2

The Supreme Court will hear on June 2 a plea which has sought a direction to the Centre to amend the Constitution and replace the word India with 'Bharat' or 'Hindustan', claiming it will "instill a

29 May 16:18 Deccan Herald 2027555797734830498.html
Prime Time Comedy Show: Netizens Ridicule Indian, Pakistani Panelists 'Brandishing Weapons' on TV

New Delhi (Sputnik): While heated verbal attacks are routine in any news channel debate these days, an Indian station became the target of mockery after pundits started...

29 May 12:09 Sputniknews 967333869476261426.html
Trump space speech in Florida likely to test apolitical nature of NASA

White House recognizes the role human spaceflight could play in Florida in 2020.

29 May 15:04 Ars Technica 5028555107762956269.html
Republican committee head says North Carolina Democrats 'dragging their feet' on convention rules

Republican committee head says North Carolina Democrats 'dragging their feet' on convention rules

29 May 00:00 5710361974870107662.html
Britain urges China to reconsider Hong Kong law: PM's spokesman

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain has urged China to reconsider imposing a new security law on Hong Kong and hopes Beijing is listening, a spokesman for Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday.

29 May 12:32 Reuters 8334514181151915133.html
Boy, 12, dead after ‘fight’ in Cairns park

Queensland police are investigating the sudden death of a 12-year-old boy during an altercation at a park in Cairns overnight.

29 May 12:05 The New Daily 5848147786565915566.html
Indonesia rolls out public shaming for virus violators

Indonesian officials are forcing social distancing violators to recite Koran verses, stay in 'haunted' houses and submit to public shaming on social media as the country battles to contain surging coronavirus infections.

29 May 15:08 Coronavirus 2422791597874623266.html
Trump’s tweet on protests of George Floyd death earns him another Twitter flag

You have to hand it to Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey: He may have been lured into an unwinnable election-year fight with President Trump, but at least he's still throwing punches....

29 May 17:12 The Seattle Times 9121942837087755038.html
China rejects Trump's offer to mediate in border standoff with India

China on Friday rejected US President Donald Trump's offer to mediate between India and China to end their current border standoff, saying the two countries does not need the intervention of a...

29 May 09:46 The Hans India 817019414010591668.html
Officers fire rubber bullets at journalists in Kentucky amid protests

Protests became violent for the second straight night in Louisville.

29 May 21:58 Fox 4 8372747777084356642.html
Glimmer in Covid surge: Less than 5% of all patients require critical care

Of the total 83,004 active cases on May 27, less than 3500 needed any kind of intervention -- oxygen therapy, ICU or ventilators.

29 May 02:23 The Indian Express 2885715103918767338.html
Peacekeeping, with a woman’s touch

Maj Fozia Pervee­n is the first office­r Pakist­an has deploy­ed to the female-led UN missio­n in Cyprus­

29 May 04:29 The Express Tribune 1105816785953005751.html
Trump threatens 'shooting' response to Minneapolis riot over police killing

Trump threatens 'shooting' response to Minneapolis riot over police killing

29 May 00:00 5710361976206256378.html
Trump signs order seeking to strip social media freedom

The move comes a day after Twitter labelled two of his tweets with fact-check notices, calling them misleading

29 May 10:09 The Asian Age 2126266545108191984.html
Shramik trains: Rlys appeal to people with comorbidities to avoid travel

At least nine passengers were reported dead on May 27 over a span of 48 hours on board the migrant trains, with the railways stating that all of them had health conditions.

29 May 19:32 Business-Standard 1502508926198517712.html
Nigeria yet to receive Trump’s ventilators, says minister

The Federal Government is yet to receive the ventilators promised by U.S. President Donald Trump. Minister of Information and Culture

29 May 20:18 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900269427706.html
Coronavirus: Chaos, protests at Delhi-Gurugram border after Haryana government seals it

Several commuters, mostly on cycles, lodged protests after some of the cars were reportedly allowed to pass through the barricades unchecked.

29 May 06:20 8669301693187128634.html
Government needs to govern

Sir, – Schools around Europe are reopening but here we are told that ours may not reopen in September, and even then probably for less than 50 per cent of the pupils on any given day.

29 May 23:14 The Irish Times 8204772969392556612.html
U.S. senators urge probe of TikTok on children's privacy

U.S. senators urge probe of TikTok on children's privacy

29 May 00:00 5710361975338445591.html
DD News shifts operations to Khelgaon after employee tests positive for Covid-19

The 53-year-old video journalist had last gone to work on May 21 and after he returned home, he started feeling uneasy and took leave.According to an official of DD News, initially they were told that he had a heatstroke and then they learnt he had a heart attack which led to his death

29 May 15:37 Livemint 6614605817648635123.html
Connecticut woman allegedly spits in face of shopper going wrong way in one-way aisle

A Connecticut woman was arrested for allegedly spitting in the face of a man who was disobeying a supermarket’s one-way aisle direction, a report said. Martine Shanchuk, of Sandy Hook, tried to

29 May 02:17 New York Post 7654946769485657543.html
Four regions not ready for stage 2 of quarantine easing in Ukraine – health ministry

These are Donetsk, Lviv, Rivne and Chernivtsi regions.

29 May 13:40 UNIAN 6863008970595279423.html
NPA appoints ex-Scorpion Sipho Ngwema as spokesperson

Ngwema previously served as the head of communications at the Competition Commission, a position he had held since September 2016.

29 May 20:48 The Citizen 410802300880471676.html
Interior Minister Avakov on Brovary shootout incident: 28 people detained (Video)

The shootout was the result of a feud on the market of passenger transportation services between Kyiv and the suburban town.

29 May 23:20 UNIAN 6863008971493734847.html
How many of the government's 100,000 tests make it back to the laboratory?

Coronavirus test kits are mailed out and count towards government targets, but a significant number are not being processed. 

29 May 00:00 New Statesman 903924183340983047.html
Milestone for 4x4 drivers helping Devon's COVID-19 response

The group, DC4x4R have helped with nearly 200 deliveries of PPE, medicines, care boxes and various other tasks

29 May 16:00 DevonLive 2469244513502516271.html
How health bosses are preparing for a second wave of coronavirus in Manchester - and what it means for Mancunians

Manchester's director of public health, David Regan, explains the measures being put in place for the city's new normal

29 May 18:37 men 6694993429536488436.html
Executive order on financial autonomy for state judiciary, legislature is faulty says Ekweremadu

The Executive Order No. 10 of 2020 granting financial autonomy to State Judiciary and Legislature is faulty, former Deputy President of the Senate

29 May 19:24 The Guardian 7580308505352126791.html
Supreme Court orders states to foot the bill for guest workers' travel

Plus, their food and shelter while they wait for their train or bus are the states' responsibility

29 May 04:59 Deccan Chronicle 7881006364441815320.html
APC accuses Bauchi State Govt of starving Assembly of funds

The All Progressives Congress (APC), has accused the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP)-led Bauchi State Government of starving the State House Assembly of funds thereby hindering its operations.

29 May 19:48 Premium Times Nigeria 5456729300344466760.html
Inside a coronavirus hospital in India, doctors see no end in sight

NEW DELHI – It was barely noon on Thursday when the metal doors of the mortuary at a hospital in south New Delhi swung open and staff in white coveralls rolled out a stretcher. Mourning

29 May 17:29 New York Post 7654946769291652784.html
Protesters Are Defending Themselves After Being Criticised For Rioting Over George Floyd’s Death

Americans across the country are protesting after the death of George Floyd, and are pushing back against criticism of the rioting.

29 May 04:09 Junkee 6829486443130234367.html
Summer of all fears

The lives of so many, locked down by the decisions of so few.

29 May 03:00 Washington Examiner 4625792333283248669.html
Monkeys run off with coronavirus samples after attacking medic

They attacked a medical official while he was walking through a college in India.

29 May 15:05 Metro 970161748714715481.html
Karachi: 80 percent of PIA's crashed plane wreckage removed

Three trucks full of plane wreckage have been shifted to airport

29 May 14:15 Dunya News 5863268919182877191.html
Racism cannot be 'normal' in US, Obama says of latest police killing

"This shouldn't be 'normal' in 2020 America," former US President Obama said of the death of Minneapolis man George Floyd and several other recent racial incidents in the country.

29 May 00:00 2308610106433249189.html
Donald Trump 'feels perfect' after taking potentially fatal hydroxychloroquine

Side effects include fatal heart problems, nausea, stomach pain, skin rash, itching and hair loss.

29 May 10:22 Metro 970161747874818814.html
Torbay Council leadership challenged over secrecy

Conservative Chris Lewis said the council excluded the press and public “too often” when items could be discussed in public

29 May 16:06 DevonLive 2469244512671760656.html
Intel chief Ratcliffe declassifies transcripts of Flynn calls

Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe on Friday announced that he has declassified the transcripts related to Michael Flynn’s conversations with a Russian diplomat during the presidential

29 May 20:17 TheHill 355432919740099614.html
Greece to open to tourists from 29 countries in June

Greece has said it will open to visitors from 29 countries from 15 June, days before its peak tourism season begins, although Ireland is not on the list of countries.

29 May 15:33 7595237279033608721.html
Bill to Ban Seclusion and Face-Down Restraints in Illinois Schools Gets Sidelined After Pushback From Administrators

After months of debate, lawmakers did not vote on a bill that would have banned the use of seclusion and restraint in Illinois schools. Administrators argued meeting with families for each incident…

29 May 10:00 ProPublica 7866676282056482127.html
US police officer charged with murder of George Floyd

A former US police officer has been charged with the murder of African-American man George Floyd. Derek Chauvin was filmed kneeling on the neck of Mr Floyd for at least eight minutes on Monday before…

29 May 19:44 214966661338432159.html
Coronavirus in Bhopal: After Jamaatis and Jehangirabad, new areas become hotspot

Earlier, residents in Jeharingabad were blamed for the spread of the disease, because they did not follow social distancing norms.

29 May 23:30 Free Press Journal 9080771787093224601.html
Minneapolis officer who knelt on man’s neck charged with murder

The white Minneapolis police officer seen on video kneeling on George Floyd’s neck was arrested on murder charges Friday and accused in court papers of ignoring another officer who was worrie...

29 May 11:22 Las Vegas Review-Journal 8640648837115713268.html
Burglary suspect identified after fatal Everett break-in

A homeowner shot the man Thursday morning. The slain man had served much of his adulthood in prison.

29 May 08:30 HeraldNet 3867135408619814582.html
Minneapolis Protest: What’s Happening & All You Need Know

The death of another unarmed black man, George Floyd, soon creates an uproar of violence and protest across the nation. Here's everything you need to know about what's happening in Minneapolis right now. 

29 May 18:11 College Candy 8831971930318201601.html
BITSAT 2020 exams to be conducted from August 6 to August 10

Details of the BITSAT examination will be revealed in the future at the official website.

29 May 05:21 8669301692593952863.html
Delhi COVID-19 death count 398; record spike of 1,106 more cases takes tally to over 17,000

Delhi's COVID-19 death toll has mounted to 398 with 82 fatalities that took place in the last one month being reported on Friday, as the city's total tally jumped to over 17,000, authorities said. Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia and Heath minister Satyendar Jain in a virtual joint press

29 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783232636503112.html
Arrest warrants issued for women who broke into house, 'tortured' actor Uzma Khan

Judicial magistrate issues warrants after police says the suspects in the case have "intentionally concealed" themselves.

29 May 22:15 DAWN.COM 4500271767924890338.html
Spike in hate crime against Chinese people in West Midlands

Hate crimes against Chinese people have spiked in the West Midlands this year, according to new police figures.

29 May 05:02 Express & Star 7324224459305595027.html
COVID-19 tally in Dharavi goes up to 1,715 with 41 new cases

The tally of COVID-19 cases in Dharavi, Mumbai's largest slum, rose to 1,715 on Friday after 41 more people tested positive for the infection, an official of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) said. No new death was reported in Dharavi, due to which the toll remained unchanged at 70, the

29 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783231872949983.html
Good Morning Britain guest snaps at host Ranvir Singh to 'get facts right' over Dominic Cummings row

The ITV presenter was left visibly surprised by political commentator Iain Dale's response

29 May 09:43 men 6694993428479134067.html
House scheduled to return for votes in late June

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) released an updated floor schedule for the lower chamber on Friday that would have lawmakers staying in their home districts for most of June before

29 May 18:42 TheHill 355432918812035649.html
Study examines black male youth reactions to social media videos of community violence

New research from the Race and Opportunity Lab in the Center for Social Development sheds light on youths' reactions to social media videos showing violence in their communities.

29 May 13:10 3476726123026049186.html
Police chief apologises to family of dead black man

The chief of the Minneapolis police has apologised to the family of an unarmed black man who died this week.

29 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079333518727.html
Anies appoints former Merpati Airlines CEO to helm Transjakarta

The former head of state-owned Merpati Nusantara Airlines is the new president of city-owned bus operator Transjakarta.

29 May 18:28 The Jakarta Post 7678601103459250452.html
Two arrested after man, 35, stabbed to death following mass brawl in Leamington Spa street

A MURDER probe has been launched after a man was stabbed to death following a brawl in Leamington Spa. The 35-year-old was knifed in the heart after the row erupted on the street at around 10.30pm …

29 May 09:28 The Sun 7379604593732705415.html
Minneapolis police station set on fire, police retreat

Thursday marked the third straight day of protests in Minneapolis following the Monday death of George Floyd, a black Minnesota man who died in police custody.

29 May 03:59 ABC Action News - WFTS - Tampa Bay 5911730202978997341.html
Police across US speak out against Minneapolis custody death

LOS ANGELES — Murder.Brutality. Reprehensible.Indefensible. Police nationwide, in unequivocal and unprecedented language, have condemned the actions of Minneapolis police in the custody death of a handcuffed black man who cried for help as an officer knelt on his neck, pinning him to the pavement for at least eight minutes.

29 May 05:13 680News 8014034334420975648.html
Trump tries a new response after George Floyd’s death

White House spokesman Judd Deere said Trump was taking the death seriously.

29 May 00:55 Hindustan Times 696565557276535758.html
2,211 Maha police personnel found COVID-19 positive; 25 dead

At least 2,211 police personnel in Maharashtra have tested coronavirus positive so far, of whom 25 have lost their lives due to the infection, an official said on Friday. Of the total number of police personnel who succumbed to the infection, 16 are from Mumbai. Three others are from Nashik rural,

29 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783232560961512.html
Cross River takes a swipe on FG over COVID-19, we should be your pride, not your shame

Cross River state government has taken swipe on the federal government accusing it of not showing concern to the state as regards the coronavirus pandemic also known as COVID-19.

29 May 13:22 The Guardian 7580308504438768533.html
BEST decides not to charge bus ticket fares from migrants

The apex court on Thursday directed that no fare for travel either by trains or buses be charged from the migrant workers stranded across the country, and they be provided food and water.

29 May 09:13 The Economic Times 7653256037080408061.html
Problems in care homes ‘could worsen’ if many staff have to self-isolate

Care England chief executive Professor Martin Green said testing in care homes needs to be prioritised.

29 May 09:05 Express & Star 7324224460799784195.html
Chief Minister KCR arrives at Kondapochamma, participates in Homam

Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao along with his wife arrived at the Kondapochamma temple at 7.45 am and took part

29 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568075285545.html
iN VIDEO: Racism not ruled out as motive in unprovoked tripping of Burnaby senior

BURNABY, B.C. - Police in Metro Vancouver are searching for a woman who casually approached a senior who was using a walker, tripped her from behind and wal

29 May 18:00 6669504245283521881.html
‘Lockdown was not the way to battle Covid-19’

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Thursday accused the Narendra Modi government of enforcing a nationwide lockdown to tackle the Covid-19 pandemic without any proper planning. Under the Speak Up India campaign, Baghel said the pathogen came from Arab and European countries. As only 500

29 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783233735539145.html
George Floyd protesters set Minneapolis police station afire

Protesters could be seen setting fire to a Minneapolis Police Department jacket and cheering.

29 May 05:28 Hindustan Times 696565558136827540.html
Redzuan in Covid-19 quarantine, no special press conference at Bersatu HQ, clarifies pol-sec

KUALA LUMPUR, May 29 — Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Seri Mohd Redzuan Md Yusof’s political secretary today denied that the former had arranged a special press conference at Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia’s (PPBM) headquarters in Petaling Jaya today. In a statement, the...

29 May 11:33 Malaymail 302165935398108672.html
Police free CNN reporter arrested live on TV covering Minneapolis protests

Thursday marked a third night of arson, looting and vandalism in the Minnesota city over the death of a black man, George Floyd, seen on video gasping for breath while a white police officer knelt on his neck.

29 May 18:20 The Financial Express 1288289580646725939.html
‘I stand by my words’ – Defiant Mornah after CID invitation

PNC National Chairman Bernard Mornah has refused to back down on his alleged threats to resist plans by the Electoral Commission to create a new electoral roll for the December polls.

29 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495494291180.html
Minneapolis officer who knelt on George Floyd's neck had 18 previous complaints against him: police

The former Minneapolis police officer seen in a video with his knee on George Floyd's neck had 18 prior complaints filed against him with the Minneapolis Police Department's Internal Affairs, according to the police department.

29 May 11:19 CTVNews 2422791598352506156.html
Twitter hides Trump tweet for 'glorifying violence'

Twitter has hidden one of President Donald Trump's tweets from his profile, saying it violates rules about glorifying violence, reports the BBC.

29 May 00:00 THE CITIZEN 7029251213476109413.html
Karnataka: No test if you are in institutional isolation for 7 days and show no symptoms

Any person who has completed seven days of institutional quarantine will undergo a medical check-up and will be sent for seven days of home quarantine. “If the person develops symptoms during home quarantine, health department staff will guide her to the hospital,” education minister S Suresh Kumar said in Covid-19 briefing on Thursday.

29 May 05:35 The Economic Times 7653256037768667747.html
Hong Kong: What is the BNO and what does the UK move mean?

The UK waded into the Hong Kong security row by proposing more rights for holders of a special passport.

29 May 09:06 BBC News 3883826128000773747.html
Pilot breaches lockdown rules by flying to closed RAF airbase ‘to go to beach’

The RAF confirmed the civilian pilot landed at RAF Valley on a closed airfield without permission.

29 May 13:01 Jersey Evening Post 6141642774392942719.html
Retraction and apology to Ibrahim Mahama

Ghana Guardian's attention has been drawn to an inaccurate publication on Wednesday, May 27, 2020, titled "Ibrahim Mahama paying A-Plus 'to spew nonsense'".

29 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111493988217952.html
Chamisa MDC Fuming As High Court Dismisses Application Seeking Order to Block Khupe Group from Recalling Lawmakers

Reacting to the court ruling, MDC-A presidential spokesperson Dr. Nkululeko Sibanda, described the dismissal of the case as a “Zanu PF attempt to destroy the MDC Alliance

29 May 21:25 VOA Zimbabwe 262570847211976830.html
Edo 2020: Ize-Iyamu is yet to meet conditions for waiver granted - APC chairmen

The consensus candidature of Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu may have hit a brick wall as APC chairmen in Edo said he did not meet the conditions for a waiver granted.

29 May 13:07 Legit 3764253650555915784.html
Coronavirus | Koyambedu cluster happened despite precautions, Madras High Court told

‘CMDA distributed masks and disinfected premises daily’

29 May 18:49 The Hindu 6679535025808178404.html
Minnesota Officer Charged With Murder in Death of George Floyd

A Minnesota prosecutor has charged a police officer with third-degree murder and manslaughter in the restraint death of George Floyd.

29 May 15:04 4032480122407095872.html
Trump’s Decision To Withdraw Critical Funding from WHO Could Cost Lives

President Trump’s decision to cut ties with the World Health Organization is a callous act that will undercut the global effort to eradicate COVID-19

29 May 00:00 Amnesty International USA 7232870793971548982.html
Prisons announce mass COVID-19 testing at Caswell Correctional after news investigation

North Carolina prison officials announced Friday that they will test all inmates at Caswell Correctional Center for COVID-19. The announcement comes a little more than a week after a network of journalists across the state revealed that a nurse who worked at the prison died of the virus.

29 May 18:35 WBTV 6439870257483243373.html
Masari lifts ban on Friday prayers, church services

Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State has approved the relaxation of the COVID-19 lockdown to allow Muslim faithful observe Friday congregational prayers in the state. The Secretary to the Stat...

29 May 10:26 Punch Newspapers 3524240996001278218.html
Octogenarian stays hungry with mentally-challanged son, daughter

At the twilight of age, when parents want their children would take care of them, an octogenarian person, here, was forced to shoulder the burden of his family members as his two children were insane. Nrusingha Charan Behera of Ekalapur village under Kansar BadadaunduaGP of Mahakalapada

29 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783232679366808.html
Kalbe to start COVID-19 vaccine trial with S. Korean pharma firm

Publicly listed pharmaceutical company Kalbe Farma has signed an agreement with South Korea-based biotechnology firm Genexine Inc. to start a clinical trial of a COVID-19 candidate vaccine in Indonesia.

29 May 15:29 The Jakarta Post 7678601102686160745.html
Constitute SHRC immediately: advocates

Advocates staged protests across the State on Friday demanding constitution of the State Human Rights Commission (SHRC), under the aegis of All India Lawyers' Union, Indian Association of Lawyers,

29 May 18:46 The Hindu 6679535025359527841.html
NIA ‘Hurriedly Transfered’ Navlakha: Court

Delhi High Court has pulled up the National Investigation Agency (NIA) for

29 May 17:10 Kashmir Observer 1268422871014652622.html
Watch: CNN Reporter, Crew Arrested During Live Minneapolis Broadcast

CNN "New Day" on Friday morning cut to correspondent Omar Jimenez as he reported on the scene in Minneapolis after protests turned violent. During the middle of the broadcast, Jimenez and his crew of a cameraman and a producer were all arrested by Minnesota | Clips

29 May 13:45 Breitbart 3148363492827043928.html
As Jobs Vanish, Salaried Workers Become Gig Economy 'Partners' With Swiggy, Zomato And Amazon

With a recession on the horizon, workers are turning to the one sector that appears to pandemic proof: home delivery.

29 May 03:25 HUFFPOST 6665507017950697271.html
TJ Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods to reopen all stores in next month

TJX Companies temporarily closed its 4,400 locations on March 19 and began to reopen them on May 2.

29 May 17:43 WVLT 4089046910951669771.html
Lockdown likely to be extended as corona cases rise

AGENCIES New Delhi The nationwide lockdown - the fourth phase of which ends on May 31 - is likely to be extended beyond this date with more relaxations as

29 May 18:56 The Navhind Times 3656927214374175389.html
ICC allows Ivory Coast ex-president Gbagbo to leave Belgium

Ivory Coast's former president Laurent Gbagbo can leave Belgium under certain conditions, the International Criminal Court said Thursday, following his acquittal last year over post-election violence that killed 3,000 people.

29 May 10:43 Nehanda Radio 3802011524790773184.html
Two men die after late night ‘incident’ at Inverness flats as forensic cops scour scene

TWO MEN have died after an alleged incident at a block of flats in Inverness. Emergency services raced to the scene in the Hilton area of the city after the alarm was raised around 11pm last night.…

29 May 06:36 The Scottish Sun 6609127672968025241.html
Maharashtra to soon announce economic package to tide over virus crisis: Ajit Pawar

'In a nutshell, we are facing an economic crisis and we want to find a way out,' said Pawar.He also said that although the Centre recently announced an economic package, there were still differences of opinion on how much money will be given to the people

29 May 13:30 Livemint 6614605819286849387.html
'They Broke Their Word': Trump Says Hong Kong No Longer Autonomous From China

During a Friday news conference at the White House, US President Donald Trump declared that "Hong Kong is no longer sufficiently autonomous to warrant the special...

29 May 18:59 Sputniknews 967333867531460611.html
FG gives update on programme to employ 774,000 Nigerians

The federal government on Thursday, May 28, gave an update about its plan to employ at 1,000 persons from each of the 774 local government areas in Nigeria.

29 May 11:26 Legit 3764253650170814759.html
Teachers’ Union President: 'I Don't Agree' with Opening Schools as Soon as Possible

The president of the AFT said she does not agree with President Donald Trump’s view that schools should reopen as soon as possible.

29 May 18:17 Breitbart 3148363492072701002.html
Chaos along border as Haryana enforces curbs on movement

Police out in force in the morning but by evening traffic was moving unhindered

29 May 18:42 The Hindu 6679535024275470149.html
Why ‘Critical Covid Patient’ Unattended By Govt Doctors For Hours At Gandhi Hospital In Hyderabad?

The official apathy towards Covid-19 patients makes the life hell before they get admitted in the hospital the Ordeal began when the Covid positive patient had to first struggle to get an ambulance from a private hospital, and then he was made to wait in the covid designated government hospital.

29 May 12:27 Hyderabad 2020700737025125927.html
BJD leader, two others die in fire mishap in Odisha

BJD leader Alekh Choudhury and two others were asleep in his house at Gosaninuagaon, when an air-conditioner caught fire due to an electric short circuit in the early hours. The victims, trapped inside the smoke-filled house, were rescued and rushed to the MKCG Medical College and Hospital where doctors declared them brought dead, a senior police officer said.

29 May 11:02 The Indian Express 2885715105554462878.html
SSS illegally detains victim for 14 months without trial, allegedly defies AGF’s order

FOR 13 months, the State Securitt Service illegally detained citizen Austin Ighodaro, without recourse for the due judicial process.

29 May 12:21 The ICIR 2244788521358405701.html
Man ‘stoned to death’ on grounds of historic UK castle

A man was “stoned to death” as he walked on the grounds of a historic castle in the UK this week, according to new reports. Local authorities were looking into reports of a “disturbance” on

29 May 21:01 New York Post 7654946768505171837.html
Minnesota police arrest CNN reporter on air while covering Minneapolis protests

WASHINGTON, May 29 — The Minnesota State Patrol arrested a CNN reporter reporting live on television early this morning while covering the Minneapolis protests, without giving any reason, and led him and three crew members away in handcuffs. Black reporter Omar Jimenez had just shown a protester...

29 May 11:02 Malaymail 302165936307394328.html
Gough Whitlam dismissal: Australian court grants access to Queen's letters

The Queen's letters about the 1975 sacking of Australia's PM will be made public after a legal fight.

29 May 04:02 BBC News 3883826127887597983.html
Man who bound, murdered Vancouver Island teen still a risk to public: parole board

Kimberly Proctor’s killer is still ‘mismanaging emotions,’ has had ‘temper tantrums’

29 May 01:30 North Delta Reporter 5327740411752253717.html
India-China LAC face-off: Should the US interfere in this matter? No, says an expert

If the borders are well-demarcated, the two countries will have military tension-free relations and such situations will not arise as we are presently witnessing in Ladakh.

29 May 13:29 The Financial Express 1288289580671973461.html
Ryanair customers could be waiting up to six months for refunds

It will take three to six months for Ryanair to get through the backlog of refunds of cancelled flights.

29 May 19:09 Irishexaminer 8196011179707508060.html
Afghan Govt, Taliban Talks Continue on Release of Prisoners

Representatives of the Afghan government met with a five-member Taliban technical delegation for the second time in Kabul on Friday to discuss the issue of the release of prisoners, aimed a

29 May 16:58 TOLO news 5578851438037143144.html
Ajit Jogi, first Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh, dies at 74

Ajit Jogi, the first Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh and a mass leader who dominated the State's politics for long, died at a private hospital here today. Continue Reading →

29 May 13:21 News Today 4115950002426167216.html
UK may extend rights, provide ‘pathway to citizenship’ for BNO passport holders

The UK says it may expand the privileges of Hong Kongers who hold a British National Overseas (BNO) passport—which could eventually allow them citizenship—if Beijing enacts a national security law in Hong Kong "If China goes down this path...

29 May 04:42 Coconuts 8871564983420998248.html
Nearly 40% of flyers at Chennai Airport opt for physical forms instead of Aarogya Setu app

The form asks for the passenger’s health status, recent travel history, destination and residential details.

29 May 18:53 The Hindu 6679535024525907799.html
Coronavirus: Sixth of Tayside care homes still closed to admissions as infection rates fall

Around a sixth of Tayside care homes are closed to new admissions as hard-pressed staff continue to battle the pandemic.

29 May 08:22 The Courier 4275302767526141798.html
Days after it pulled up Gujarat govt over Covid situation, HC bench changed

The change in the judges’ roster comes abruptly on the last working day of the week when it is due to hear the public interest litigation (PIL) on all issues pertaining to Covid-19. The PIL was being heard by a division bench headed by Justice Pardiwala, along with Justice Ilesh Vora, since May 11.

29 May 11:15 The Indian Express 2885715105486655528.html
300 Indian nationals stuck in Pakistan to return home on Saturday

Around 300 Indian nationals, who are stuck in Pakistan due to coronavirus outbreak, will be coming back home on Saturday.

29 May 04:51 Free Press Journal 9080771788685077608.html
Tambuwal to meet Buhari over Sokoto attacks

Adeniyi Olugbemi, Sokoto A meeting has been scheduled between the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), and Sokoto State Governor, Aminu  Tambuwal, over recent killings in the state...

29 May 12:46 Punch Newspapers 3524240995276356720.html
'Get a life guys': Sanjay Manjrekar lashes out after trolls swamp his Twitter over locust attack remarks

Delhi and Uttar Pradesh have been put on high alert as swarms of locusts make their way to India for the breeding season.

29 May 09:13 DNA India 7533428660786089659.html
Iran reports most new cases in nearly 2 months

The health ministry confirms 2,819 new coronavirus cases across the country in the past 24 hours, bringing the overall total to 146,668

29 May 12:55 Rappler 1882105643758021714.html
A-G’s close contacts tested negative for Covid-19, says National Audit Department

PUTRAJAYA, May 29 — The closest as well as close contacts of Auditor-General (A-G) Datuk Nik Azman Nik Abdul Majid, who were screened for Covid-19 on May 22, were all tested negative. The National Audit Department (NAD) in a statement today said, the 10 closest contacts referred to two family...

29 May 11:04 Malaymail 302165936098124102.html
Donald Trump repeats claims he is being unfairly targeted by social media sites

The US president continued his attacks on platforms such as Twitter on Friday.

29 May 13:32 Shropshire Star 3480199991285899768.html
SC to hear on June 2 plea seeking replacement of word India with ‘Bharat’

The plea has sought a direction to the government to take appropriate steps to bring amendment in Article 1 of the Constitution, which deals with name and territory of the Union, to the effect that "the same refers to the country as Bharat/Hindustan, to the exclusion of India".

29 May 12:11 The Indian Express 2885715105423332723.html
Two policemen arrested for shooting teenager to death in Lagos

Two policemen:  Theophilus Otobo, an Assistant Superintendent of Police, ASP and  Inspector Oguntoba Olamigoke,  attached to Bariga Police...

29 May 19:08 Vanguard News 4125100339252433119.html
Poo trucks all night, then repairs all day, after sewage pipe bursts

Wellington.Scoop The council-owned Wellington Water company worked all day today to repair the sewage pipe that burst in Victoria Street in the CBD last night.

29 May 00:00 SCOOP 847363054969620601.html
128 fresh COVID-19 cases in J-K; number rises to 2,164

Jammu and Kashmir on Friday recorded 128 fresh COVID-19 cases, raising its tally to 2,164, officials said. "128 new positive cases of coronavirus were detected in the union territory on Friday," they said. While 36 of these cases are from Jammu, 92 are from Kashmir, the officials said. They said

29 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783233969255182.html
US Asians, harassed over coronavirus, push back on streets, social media

A spike in harassment of Asian-Americans since the coronavirus pandemic began has led community activists in the United States to fight back - forming street patrols, rallying on social media, and supporting each other online.

29 May 18:31 Bdnews24 8119004129288002077.html
CM Amarinder Singh's Demand, Central Government should give 10-10 Thousand Rupees to the Poor -

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday demanded the Central Government to provide ten thousand rupees to the poor

29 May 06:47 News Hunt Media 8859517517998851567.html
Most court cases will resume with caution after circuit breaker, but remote hearings remain: Chief Justice

SINGAPORE: Most court cases will resume on Jun 8, after about two months of suspended activity with only urgent and essential cases being heard. ...

29 May 12:06 CNA 5644198863767138331.html
Tullow Oil says 58 workers test positive for COVID-19 offshore Ghana

ACCRA — Fifty-eight workers tested positive for COVID-19 at an oil production facility run by Tullow Oil off Ghana’s Atlantic coast, the company said in a statement on Friday.

29 May 18:43 Financial Post 2379081492895798302.html
Private hospitals ‘takeover’ by State will not be extended past June

Deal came under fire over its cost and the lack of use of much private hospital capacity

29 May 13:23 The Irish Times 8204772968482888580.html
Lockdown Brings Tears of Joy to Indian Woman Who Reunites with Husband After 20 Years - Video

New Delhi (Sputnik): The lockdown in India imposed to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 has brought untold misery to hundreds of thousands of poor daily wage earners....

29 May 11:01 Sputniknews 967333868462655866.html
Ex-butler of Jeffrey Epstein believes Prince Andrew 'maybe has something to hide'

EXCLUSIVE Breaking his decades-long silence, Juan Alessi, 70, claims he set up massage tables for Prince Andrew each day during an extended stay the Duke had at paedophile Epstein's home

29 May 21:53 mirror 675785261206707011.html
Twitter Says Trump's Executive Order on Social Media Is 'Reactionary and Politicised'

The executive order followed recent move by Twitter to flag Trump's tweets on mail-in voting with "fact-checks", which the president viewed as another attempt to...

29 May 03:25 Sputniknews 967333867723972791.html
Dead 12-metre whale washes up on beach at Clacton-on-Sea

Creature is believed to be a juvenile fin whale, the world’s second largest mammal

29 May 13:08 the Guardian 1491978795098333387.html
Half of Brits with coronavirus symptoms 'have not self-isolated for a week'

Behavioural experts have warned the government's Sage committee of low compliance with the new track and test system to tackle coronavirus and ease the lockdown further

29 May 18:45 mirror 675785260713606885.html
Denmark reopens borders for locked-out lovers

More than two months after closing its borders, Denmark has loosened restrictions to let couples separated by coronavirus lockdowns finally see each other again -- even if the easing applies just to partners from a few nearby countries for now.

29 May 04:10 Digital Journal 4566489172026181649.html
US House Democrats demand probes of police killings of black Americans

WASHINGTON, May 29 — The Democratic-controlled US House Judiciary Committee yesterday asked the Justice Department to investigate systemic police misconduct following a spate of high-profile police killings of African Americans. The killings of George Floyd in Minneapolis, who died when a white...

29 May 02:11 Malaymail 302165934658502604.html
Officer Involved In Killing Of George Floyd Has Been Arrested

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The police officer seen on video kneeling on the neck of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man...

29 May 17:22 Talking Points Memo 4598529367442950054.html
Case Against Activist Under Anti-Terror Law 3 Months After Delhi Clashes

The Delhi Police's Special Cell on Friday arrested "Pinjra Tod" activist Natasha Narwal and charged her under the stringent Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act for alleged conspiracy in the northeast Delhi riots in February, police said.

29 May 22:59 5090057681296614711.html
Two New Asian Giant Hornet Sightings in Pacific Northwest

The sightings, both of individual dead hornets, expand the area currently being patrolled by scientists hoping to track and eradicate the invasive insect

29 May 15:22 Smithsonian Magazine 8368884273468772097.html
Eighteen additional High Court judges get permanent appointments

The government has made permanent 18 additional judges of the Supreme Court’s High Court Division.

29 May 22:53 Bdnews24 8119004128796954957.html
Maharashtra CM's not in favour of lifting lockdown; some easing likely

Chief minister Uddhav Thackeray on Friday indicated that Maharashtra, especially hotspots like Mumbai and Pune, would continue to remain under lockdow

29 May 22:57 The Times of India 6060938662788118438.html
Donald Trump's George Floyd Tweet Sparks Outrage Among The-Dream, Ice-T and More

Artists are lashing out at Donald Trump he appeared to threaten an armed response to the riots spurred by the police-related killing of George Floyd.

29 May 00:00 Billboard 3719329425083136244.html
Karnataka HC questions policy to choose migrants for trains

Hearing a PIL on the plight of migrant workers in the state on Thursday, a division bench of the Karnataka High Court, comprising Chief Justice Abhay Sreenivas Oka and Justice B V Nagaratha, remarked that there was no clear and transparent “policy” by which passengers were being picked.

29 May 22:24 The Indian Express 2885715104973911696.html
Greece Will Open to International Tourists but Ban Travellers From Covid-19 Hotspots

The Greek government announced today that it will open up to international tourists from 29 different countries on 15 June, according to the English-language Greek news outlet Ekathimerini. People from countries with high infection rates for the coronavirus, including the US, UK, Sweden, Spain, and Brazil, will not be allowed to enter Greece.

29 May 22:00 Gizmodo UK 8363059002412008330.html
After row with Twitter, Trump signs executive order preventing online censorship

"In a country that has long cherished the freedom of expression, we cannot allow a limited number of online platforms to hand pick the speech that Americans may access and convey on the internet. This practice is fundamentally un-American and anti-democratic," the executive order stated.

29 May 04:28 DNA India 7533428661849842504.html
Parktown Boys' principal back at school after lockdown postpones disciplinary hearing

The principal of Parktown Boys' High has been back at work since Monday after the lockdown led to the postponement of his disciplinary hearing.

29 May 22:15 News24 3752801377446131293.html
Jarring Video Shows Grandmother Intervening After Texas Cops Pulled Guns on Man Who Allegedly Ran Stop Sign

There's controversy in Midland, Texas after police pulled guns on a man who allegedly ran a stop sign on May 16, and drove to his grandmother's home instead of stopping for cops. Tye Anders, 21, was charged with evading arrest after police said he continued to drive when they pursued him, according to Marfa Public Radio.

29 May 13:05 Law & Crime 7990899037449672463.html
Final year college exams: HRD Minister’s big statement amid lockdown 5 reports

Final year college exams: Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank has sought to clear some confusion concerning final year exams in colleges.

29 May 13:53 The Financial Express 1288289580522974601.html
Ize-Iyamu lists those who set the stage for the battle against Obaseki

Osagie Ize-Iyamu, governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo, has expressed gratitude over his nomination as consensus candidate by a faction of the party.

29 May 21:34 TheCable 7513571674637254826.html
Dam Catastrophes Can Be Prevented

Crumbling infrastructure puts communities at risk. A disaster in Michigan shows what’s at stake.

29 May 12:00 4032480122282001447.html
Development: More Arrested for Illegal Import of Waste from Italy

Deputy Environment Minister Krassimir Zhivkov and the businessmen Bobokovi brothers on May 28 were detained for 24 hours. The specialised prosecutor's office is investigating alleged involvement in an organized crime group that has mismanaged waste, including hazardous materials.

29 May 11:38 4235039570705838194.html
Car used in foiled Pulwama attack was owned by Hizb militant: police

The vehicle belonged to Hidayatullah Malik, an active Hizb-ul Mujahideen militant, from Shopian's Sharatpora.

29 May 06:35 The Hindu 6679535026332855256.html
Bus owners push for doubling fares

With buses set to hit the roads from Monday, transport owners have started asking for permission to double the fares, because the vehicles would carry fewer passengers to prevent coronavirus

29 May 18:00 The Daily Star 3368802732181333629.html
Media literacy lessons a must for schools

The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the importance of teaching students the difference between real and fake or misleading news say the authors of a new report into news media literacy education.

29 May 11:50 3476726124363816262.html
NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo says New York City is on track to begin reopening the week of June 8

"We will stay on track by focusing on the hotspots," Cuomo said. "We know down to the zip code where the infection rate is higher than average."

29 May 17:29 Yahoo 7097669639032011428.html
Investigation launched into horrific child neglect cases in Qld

It has been confirmed that there will be an independent investigation into the alleged neglect of three children in Brisbane this week, which sent shock waves down the spines of Australians.

29 May 04:12 214966662564762942.html
'McLovin it': McDonald's to reopen East Kilbride drive-thrus next week

The fast food favourite will announce which Golden Arches branch is reopening only on the morning that service is resuming in order to manage demand.

29 May 11:29 dailyrecord 552235479587015592.html
After flak over Shramik, Rlys says only 71 out of 3,840 trains diverted

Over the past few days, at least nine people lost their lives in different Shramik trains, for which the reasons were allegedly lack of supply of food and water

29 May 13:39 Business-Standard 1502508925753049871.html
Indonesia rolls out public shaming for virus violators

Police in western Bengkulu province have assembled a 40-person squad to find lockdown scofflaws and force them to wear placards with promises to wear masks and keep their distance from others in future.

29 May 14:45 The Jakarta Post 7678601102598433297.html
Two Kashmir youths booked over FB post in Aligarh

Police said the two are students of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU). University authorities said that while the two were AMU students last year, it needs to be checked whether they enrolled in the current session.

29 May 22:50 The Indian Express 2885715104306475221.html
Donald Trump defiantly shares blocked George Floyd tweet from White House account

The President had previously tweeted "when the looting starts, the shooting starts" in response to protests following the death of black man George Floyd, 46, who was seen gasping for breath as white officer Derek Chauvin kneels on his neck

29 May 14:06 mirror 675785259921192423.html
‘You’re going to die, it’s a trap’ – Julius Malema slams South Africa’s decision to open churches

Julius Malema on Thursday harshly criticized the decision of the South African government to reopen religious institutions,

29 May 13:00 Face2Face Africa 5878198130696177104.html
Buhari still condoning corrupt practices, alleges CDD

Pro-democracy think tank, the Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD) previewed the anti-graft campaign of the President Muhammadu Buhari led administration in the last five years and concluded that not much has been achieved to address the menace in the polity.

29 May 13:08 The Guardian 7580308504795320362.html
Singapore Supreme Court dismisses Singh Brothers' appeal against HC order

The Singapore Supreme Court has dismissed an appeal by erstwhile Ranbaxy Laboratories' former promoters Malvinder Singh and Shivinder Singh against a High Court order that declined to set aside an

29 May 18:41 Deccan Herald 2027555796416045766.html
Trump action against social media firms ‘political theatrics’, says expert

Social media expert Matt Navarra said the US President’s executive order aimed at online platforms was unlikely to change sites for users.

29 May 11:47 Shropshire Star 3480199993332042242.html
Krishna water from Andhra Pradesh reaches Poondi reservoir

WRD is now diverting water to Chembarabakkam to augment the storage which was at 1.9 against a total of 3.6 tmcft.

29 May 18:57 The Hindu 6679535024726442924.html
MSNBC's Ali Velshi says situation not 'generally speaking unruly' while standing outside burning building

An MSNBC journalist attempted to explain that the violence that erupted in Minneapolis on Thursday night was "mostly a protest" despite a building burning right behind him. 

29 May 04:49 Fox News 7362823820547511278.html
Virus deaths hit single-day high as BHC CJ tests positive

Justic­e Mandok­hail and his family go into self-isolat­ion

29 May 20:08 The Express Tribune 1105816787253217639.html
AP BJP president’s daughter could have died of heart attack: Police

Hyderabad: The Raidurgam police suspect N Suharika, the daughter-in-law of Andhra Pradesh BJP state president K Lakshminarayana died of a possible heart attack.

29 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567915980506.html
N30m fraud: Why we granted Bobrisky bail – Police

Oluwatosin Omojuyigbe The Nigeria Police Force says it granted cross-dresser, Idris Okuneye, popularly known as Bobrisky, bail because it is “mindful of the people” it takes into custody. For...

29 May 08:30 Punch Newspapers 3524240994443082503.html
West Virginia governor moves to allow youth sports with fans

West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice on Friday said he will allow youth sports to resume games with spectators in the stands this summer as he moves to continue lifting coronavirus restrictions.

29 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441488460602.html
Bulgaria to lift travel ban on Australian convicted of murder

Bulgaria will move to lift a ban that prevents an Australian man convicted of murder in 2009 and released on parole from leaving the country, the ...

29 May 21:33 CNA 5644198862470336593.html
James Stunt's former bodyguard stole 16-carat yellow diamond worth £515,000 from safe during £20million raid on tycoon's Belgravia mansion, court hears

Justinas Ivaskivicius, 34, is accused of taking the gem from the Belgravia home of James Stunt (pictured), in Westminster, in December 2017. He will next appear at Southwark Crown Court on 26 June.

29 May 11:06 Mail Online 124328111544106735.html
Call to be careful

Police will be out in force around the South as holidaymakers hit the road for the first long weekend since lockdown ended. Southern officers will...

29 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042080146298461.html
BBC receives 40,000 complaints in just two days after Emily Maitlis sparks impartiality row with Dominic Cummings rant

Some viewers have been incensed at what they see as the BBC Two show's bias against Mr Cummings and the Government, while others have been enraged by the corporation's rapid climbdown.

29 May 21:22 Mail Online 124328112024573447.html
11 Essays To Read About Racism & Police Violence

On May 25, Minneapolis resident George Floyd was killed by city police. He’d moved to Minnesota to improve his life, his friends told CNN. Instead, the 46-year-old became one of the roughly 1,000 people killed by American police annually.…

29 May 17:00 Bustle 7391390687337210743.html
Railways’ treatment of migrants ‘barbarism’, state failed to protect poor: NHRC

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued notices to the chairman of the Railway Board, Union Home Secretary and chief secretaries of Bihar and Gujarat on steps taken to ensure basic facilities to migrants.

29 May 08:01 The Indian Express 2885715104165776469.html
Covid-19: 32 Western Cape schools affected by existing or returning staff cases

The Western Cape education department says 32 schools in the province have positive Covid-19 cases among either a returning staff member, or staff who were already ill.

29 May 18:43 News24 3752801378444368718.html
Moment devastated driver desperately tries to save VW Golf swept out to sea on Kent beach

DRAMATIC footage shows a devastated driver trying to save his half-sunk car from the sea after it was swept away by a strong current. The motorist was caught out after parking his VW Golf too close…

29 May 17:06 The Sun 7379604591979755630.html
Trump says he spoke to Modi about China; no recent contact: Indian officials

On Friday, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh told US Defence Secretary Mark T Esper that New Delhi would resolve its differences with Beijing bilaterally.

29 May 23:03 The Indian Express 2885715105349249926.html
Don’t allow bandits dislodged from Zamfara move to Kaduna, el-Rufai begs military

Nasir el-Rufai, governor of Kaduna state, has called on the military to intensify its fight against banditry in the state. Over the weeks, the military has coordinated different offensives against

29 May 17:20 TheCable 7513571674130816863.html
Kylie Jenner fires back at Forbes after claim she lied to gain billionaire status

Kylie Jenner has fired back at Forbes for claiming she forged documents and over exaggerated her business to attain the billionaire status, saying she is not a billionaire. Kylie bashed the most explosive claim in the

29 May 17:05 2090029850164170925.html
Chiefs doctor says players are screened for Covid-19 symptoms daily

Kaizer Chiefs team doctor Hashendra Ramjee has explained that players and staff are constantly in communication during lockdown.

29 May 15:26 Sport 682566034530224878.html
To open or not? Some places of worship stick with praying at home

Despite President Cyril Ramaphosa announcing of the lockdown that religious gatherings of up to 50 people would be permitted under Level 3, some religious institutions have decided to keep their doors closed for safety reasons

29 May 22:16 News24 3752801377039319095.html
Buhari came to ‘steal, kill, destroy’- Fani-Kayode - The Nation Nigeria

A former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, has described the five years of President Muhammadu Buhari as “disastrous...

29 May 08:54 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900197227647.html
New record high: PH confirms 1,046 more coronavirus cases

The Philippines has 16,634 coronavirus cases as of Friday, May 29

29 May 13:52 Rappler 1882105642320810397.html
Facebook slams executive order: ‘It will restrict more speech online’

Facebook says Trump's executive order will restrict speech and lead to more censorship.

29 May 00:18 Engadget 96641515201452074.html
US policeman who knelt on neck of black man George Floyd charged with third-degree murder

A sacked Minneapolis police officer who knelt on the neck of George Floyd, a black man who was handcuffed and later died, was arrested and charged with third-degree murder Friday.

29 May 18:25 France 24 5635134571517195288.html
Minneapolis Police Officer Charged With Murder And Manslaughter Over George Floyd’s Death

There may be further charges laid over the incident.

29 May 22:04 Pedestrian TV 5961900144940436858.html
Media members react to arrest of CNN crew: 'Unacceptable attack on the free press'

Media members reacted swiftly on Friday after Minnesota State police arrested CNN reporter Omar Jimenez.

29 May 11:44 TheHill 355432918675770777.html
Cruz calls for criminal investigation into Twitter over alleged Iranian sanction violations

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) on Friday called on the Trump administration to open a criminal investigation into allegations that Twitter had violated U.S. sanctions on Iran.

29 May 16:22 TheHill 355432918801759598.html
The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Facebook - George Floyd's death sparks protests, National Guard activation

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29 May 11:01 TheHill 355432918005138790.html
Zitto Kabwe sentenced to serve one-year ban not writing seditious statements

The Kisutu Resident Magistrate’s court has on Friday May 29, found Kigoma Urban Member of Parliament and leader of opposition Party ACT Wazalendo Zitto Kabwe guilty on all the three counts of

29 May 00:00 THE CITIZEN 7029251211782209274.html
Children of Rwandan genocide suspect Kabuga fear for father's life

PARIS (Reuters) - The children of detained Rwandan genocide suspect Felicien Kabuga accused French authorities of violating his “fundamental human rights” on Friday, saying he has severe senile dementia among other ailments and that imprisonment could kill him.

29 May 16:49 Reuters 8334514181404593976.html
Trump escalates Twitter, social media war after fact-check move

United States President Donald Trump has escalated his war on social media companies, signing an executive order on Thursday challenging the liability protections in US law that serve as a bedrock for unfettered speech on the internet.

29 May 02:32 Aljazeera 6642629761899046427.html
Buhari Orders Military Crackdown As Sokoto Bandits Kill 70

Buhari added that a major military operation code-named ‘Operation Accord’ had been launched by the military against the bandits terrorising the North-West and North Central states.

29 May 00:00 Sahara Reporters 4209699745492272707.html
Trump threatens 'shooting' response to Minneapolis riot over police killing

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump threatened on Friday to stop looters in Minneapolis with deadly military force, after that city weathered a third night of arson and rioting over the police killing of an unarmed black man.

29 May 17:00 Reuters 8334514181025150267.html
Government removes restrictions on the export of paracetamol APIs

Government has removed restrictions on the export of paracetamol active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) almost three months after the curbs were put in place due to shortage of supply from China...

29 May 04:17 The Hans India 817019415222524430.html
Australian zoo worker mauled in 'harrowing' attack by lions

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Two lions attacked a woman worker at an Australian zoo on Friday as she was cleaning their enclosure, inflicting critical wounds on her head and neck, officials said.

29 May 07:08 Reuters 8334514181266606247.html
ConCourt overturns personal costs order made against Public Protector

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has commended the Constitutional Court for affirming the significance of her office by overturning a personal costs order made against her by the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.

29 May 22:50 News24 3752801378185183995.html
South Africa has virus testing backlog of nearly 100,000

South Africa says it has a backlog of nearly 100,000 unprocessed tests for the coronavirus, a striking example of the painful shortage of testing kits and reagents across Africa as cases steadily rise

29 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441500824863.html
Russia reports record toll of 232 new COVID-19 deaths

Country now has third-highest number of coronavirus infections after US and Brazil

29 May 11:35 Gulf News 2086521544085258315.html
Coronavirus updates: With 1,65,799 cases, India now ninth worst-hit country in world

Death toll rises to 4,706; Bengal minister tests positive; two floors of Parliament Annexe building sealed

29 May 05:20 The Telegraph 2864094128107791528.html
Stray animals bear the brunt of lockdown

SHILLONG: While the state government has been quick to sign an MoU with Dhyan Foundation, a Delhi-based animal welfare group, to take care of the seized cattle till the owners claim them, the same, however, does not seem to be keen in opening up of a

29 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999879727333587.html
We are guilty – Geingob

TUYEIMO HAIDULA and ESTER MBATHERAPRESIDENT Hage Geingob yesterday admitted contravening the lockdown regulations when the Swaop Party held a birthday celebration in April at parliament in

29 May 00:00 The Namibian 8837880576953238193.html
US to announce ‘certain decisions’ on China on Friday: Trump

Led by the US, several countries in the world have blamed China for the spread of coronavirus and its failure to provide timely information about the disease, leading to the death of over three lakh people.

29 May 05:14 Hindustan Times 696565558982033577.html
Twitter hides Trump tweet for ‘glorifying violence’

The social media site added a warning label to a tweet by the US president which referenced ‘shooting’ when looting starts in Minneapolis.

29 May 09:33 Shropshire Star 3480199992937002844.html
Twitter has more tools to use against Trump, if it chooses

Twitter's moves to label or hide comments from President Donald Trump have escalated a feud between the social network and the White House, but there could be more to come. The messaging platform has a range of "enforcement" options for dealing with content in violation of its policies, each of…

29 May 21:32 Japan Today 8582716286911383938.html
Oman hospital evacuated due to tropical depression

People urged to shun low areas, wadis

29 May 11:59 Gulf News 2086521545325538837.html
Australian court rules queen's letters can be made public

Rest of World News: Australia's highest court ruled on Friday to make public letters between Queen Elizabeth II and her representative, Governor-General Sir John Kerr, th

29 May 11:43 The Times of India 6060938664404983318.html
Ill. Governor Drops All Church Restrictions After Lawsuit

Churches claimed governor's restrictions ignored

29 May 17:08 Infowars 1950426315491914636.html
Odisha reports 63 new COVID-19 cases, total rises to 1,723

63 more people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Odisha, taking the total in the State to 1,723, a Health Department official said here on May 29. Of the fresh cases, 61 had recently returned to th

29 May 07:52 The Hindu 6679535025270725592.html
Epstein estate, victims reach agreement on compensation fund

A fund to compensate victims of Jeffrey Epstein's sexual abuse may begin making payouts soon, after the deceased financier's estate, his accusers and the attorney general of the U.S. Virgin Islands resolved their differences over the process. The accord came 9-1/2 months after Epstein killed

29 May 21:30 Yahoo 7097669637415352174.html
PM Modi not in 'good mood' over border row with China: Donald Trump

Reiterating his offer to mediate on the border dispute between India and China, US President Donald Trump has said that he spoke with Narendra Modi about the "big conflict" and asserted that the

29 May 08:13 Deccan Herald 2027555797379683670.html
Bahrain reports 300 new COVID-19 cases

Total recoveries from the coronavirus rise to 5,491

29 May 12:40 Gulf News 2086521545540909526.html
George Floyd family enlists Dr. Michael Baden to perform second autopsy

The family of George Floyd, the Minneapolis man who died shortly after he was arrested by police officers on suspicion of passing a counterfeit $20, has retained prominent forensic pathologist Dr. Michael Baden to perform an independent autopsy. 

29 May 22:42 Fox News 7362823820309384352.html
The Empire Strikes Back: Twitter Flags Trump's Tweet on Minneapolis for ‘Glorifying Violence’

On Thursday evening, Donald Trump signed an executive order that could open the door for federal regulators to fine online platforms, such as Twitter, Facebook, and...

29 May 08:22 Sputniknews 967333869563107766.html
Former PQ leader Boisclair reports to police after sex assault warrant issued

MONTREAL - Former Parti Quebecois leader Andre Boisclair turned himself in at an east-end Montreal police station Friday after a warrant was issued for his

29 May 22:19 6669504244377446941.html
Food aid needed for Africa’s hungry strained by Covid-19 crisis

'Even if we help as many as we can, there’s always more to be done.'

29 May 22:43 Moneyweb 1092550947621820328.html
Trump And Twitter Continue Battle Over Free Speech

Trump and Twitter are at it again in a battle over Free Speech. Who get's to decide what is and is not censorship or misinformation? That depends on your

29 May 16:28 Android Headlines 8385692878005824494.html
Trump hits back at Twitter

  Washington, United States | AFP | US President Donald Trump has hit back at Twitter, that concealed one his tweets on Friday for “glorifying violence.” The US president says social media companies censor conservative voices like his. “Twitter is doing nothing about all of the lies and propaganda being put out by China or …

29 May 11:26 The Independent Uganda: 5099025989903676690.html
7-year-old boy dead after Wednesday night shooting in North Amarillo

A 7-year-old boy has died after he was shot Wednesday night and found laying in the road in North Amarillo.

29 May 22:27 NewsChannel 10 1537185526036513313.html
Govt, scientists working to produce COVID-19 test reagents locally

As the demand for screening and testing increased, Health Minister Dr Zweli Mkhize earlier this week warned of a looming testing kit shortage.

29 May 00:00 2308610108335013416.html
‘No contact between PM, Trump over China border row, last spoke in Apr on HCQ’: Officials counter US Prez claim

Trump made the surprise mediation offer first on Wednesday amid heightened tensions at the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in eastern Ladakh.

29 May 05:30 The Statesman 1191309780661946482.html
Ford expected to unveil new COVID-19 testing strategy during daily briefing at Queen's Park

Premier Doug Ford is expected to unveil the province’s new COVID-19 testing strategy during his daily briefing at Queen’s Park this afternoon.

29 May 11:49 CP24 1887544295676896840.html
Ahmedabad BJP chief tests positive; state tally at 15,593

The state overall reported 361 cases on Thursday and 19 died, of which 16 were in Ahmedabad, taking the death toll in the state to 964. The state tally stands at 15,593.

29 May 00:50 The Indian Express 2885715104693634943.html
Canada exploring ways to reunite families divided by COVID-19 border closure

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the federal government is exploring ways to reunite family members divided by the temporary travel restrictions at the Canada-U.S. border.

29 May 18:49 CP24 1887544296439008896.html
Tokyo Skytree to reopen June 1 after 3-month closure

The operator of Tokyo Skytree, a popular tourist destination in the Japanese capital, said Friday it will reopen the landmark tower on Monday after a three-month closure due to the spread of coronavirus infections. Tobu Tower Skytree Co said the 634-meter tower will reopen for shortened business hours from 9…

29 May 21:27 Japan Today 8582716286800922559.html
Barbershops, gyms, restaurants to be reopened in modified GCQ areas, says Secretary Lopez

Areas in the Philippines which will be downgraded to the modified general community quarantine (GCQ) will witness the reopening of businesses such as salons, gyms, and barbershops, Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez said today in an exclusive interview...

29 May 06:02 Coconuts 8871564982235552789.html
Three Motherwell hillwalkers rescued after getting lost up mountain

The walkers were also slapped with fines by Police Scotland once they were brought to safety from The Cobbler at the weekend.

29 May 10:56 dailyrecord 552235479324388319.html
Flynn urged Russian diplomat to have 'reciprocal' response to Obama sanctions, new transcripts show

Michael Flynn urged a top Russian diplomat in late 2016 to make a "reciprocal" response to the Obama administration's sanctions on the Kremlin for its interference in the recently completed

29 May 21:34 TheHill 355432918625611863.html
Domestic helper held for killing Saudi employer

Killer inflicted 9 stab wounds on victim who was in her 60s

29 May 10:31 Gulf News 2086521544937928461.html
Adilabad geared up to tackle locust menace

Agriculture, horticulture and other department officials are prepared to tackle a possible invasion by locust swarms.

29 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568101214137.html
Six more coronavirus-related deaths and 29 cases announced

Six more coronavirus patients have died in Ireland taking the death toll to 1,645.A further 29 c...

29 May 18:05 Newstalk 7635722258303114112.html
JUST IN: Police arrest 250 Miners in Zamfara

Police in Zamfara state, Friday, arrested 250 illegal miners. Those arrested included a foreigner,while items  recovered from the culprits

29 May 17:51 Vanguard News 4125100339828267218.html
Calculated criminal conduct

The $400-million Manchester Municipal Corporation fraud trial ended on Friday, May 15, 20...

29 May 00:00 Jamaica Observer 5357348614310591356.html
George Floyd: Police department building goes up in flames during third night of protests

Minnesota's governor Tim Walz has activated the National Guard to help police restore order amid continuing protests over the death of unarmed black man George Floyd

29 May 04:52 mirror 675785261152622522.html
Libraries to re-open, 'sneeze guards' at Bellingen council

Customer point of service 'sneeze guards' at service counters will be in place.

29 May 03:18 The Bellingen Shire Courier-Sun 713218232212002837.html
Highest per-day spike of 827 positive cases in Tamil Nadu, death toll up to 145

Migrants and returnees account for more than 100 positives on Thursday

29 May 06:04 Deccan Chronicle 7881006363853301509.html
Only JHS, SHS final year students should be allowed to resume school for now – GNAT

The largest teacher union in Ghana, the Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT) has advised government to reopen schools in phases to avoid the spread of coronavirus during the pandemic.

29 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111493881677262.html
Chartered Flights: Sohail Rahman, Morshed Khan, wives off to UK

Beximco Chairman Sohail F Rahman and former BNP leader M Morshed Khan along with their wives left for the UK on chartered planes amid coronavirus travel restrictions.

29 May 18:00 The Daily Star 3368802731608764375.html
State to depend on Assam to resolve real estate disputes

SHILLONG: The state government will request Assam government to allow Meghalaya to utilise their Real Estate Appellate Tribunal to take up the cases of the state.The cabinet on Thursday approved a proposal in this regard.Speaking to media persons aft

29 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999879349201136.html
US to announce 'certain decisions' on China on Friday: Donald Trump

"It's a very sad situation. It should have never happened. China should have stopped it at the source, but they didn't do that," Trump says

29 May 07:28 Business-Standard 1502508925666909335.html
US President Issues Executive Order Aimed At Twitter, Facebook

US President Donald Trump has signed another executive order, this time aimed at social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter. Unsurprisingly, Trump’s

29 May 02:48 Lowyat.NET 6894342420382380235.html
No immediate plan to go for stricter lockdown: govt

Zafar Mirza says NCC will meet on June 1 to review situation.

29 May 06:31 DAWN.COM 4500271767749391089.html
Report: Channel Migrants 'Threaten to Throw Their Children Into Water'

Illegal migrants crossing the Channel in small boats threaten to drown themselves or their children in order to keep the French ships back.

29 May 10:57 Breitbart 3148363492272265386.html
Leaders cutting across party lines come in support of PCMC chief

Stating that he has not heard about any such move, Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut said, “Why would the government transfer an officer whose city has succeeded in tackling the Covid-19 situation. I am also against any such move. Hardikar should ideally be allowed to continue.

29 May 18:53 The Indian Express 2885715105707799908.html
South Africa should delay reopening of schools: Human Rights Commission

The South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) has written to minister of Basic Education Angie Motshekga recommending that she reconsider the return of students to schools from 1 June.

29 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596438916953195.html
Dozens Arrested at NYC Protests over Floyd's Death in Minneapolis

On Wednesday, President Donald Trump ordered the FBI and the Department of Justice to investigate the "tragic death" of 46-year-old Minneapolis resident George Floyd.

29 May 04:05 Sputniknews 967333868268535295.html
'Ignore the president's unlawful order': Democrats and military veterans are up in arms after Trump suggests National Guard troops may shoot looters

"He's literally suggesting shooting those protesting the senseless death of a black man," Sen. Tammy Duckworth, a former US Army pilot, said.

29 May 22:24 Business Insider 6060062399487287304.html
Newsmaker: Dominic Cummings — Britain’s most hated man

Top aide to UK Prime Minister has elicited scorn and vitriol for flouting lockdown rules

29 May 08:09 Gulf News 2086521543693726850.html
Cuomo’s coronavirus halo begins to fade

New York's take-charge governor turns defensive as pandemic-response scrutiny mounts.

29 May 09:01 POLITICO 3493784592277209358.html
Ted Cruz wants Twitter investigated over Iran sanctions compliance

A new front in Trump’s spat with the platform.

29 May 17:01 The Verge 1337119304038258532.html
Elon Musk vs. Bay Area officials: These emails show what happened behind the scenes in the Tesla factory fight

Emails detail what took place as Musk took public his fight with Bay Area officials and threatened first to reopen the factory without permission and then to...

29 May 19:44 MarketWatch 8975941549928771850.html
Ranvir Singh is 'slapped down' by GMB guest over Dominic Cummings row

The Good Morning Britain host was corrected by Iain Dale

29 May 06:58 Entertainment Daily 8392972515940959699.html
Silent 'doctors not martyrs' protest held outside No10 during Clap for Carers

A group of doctors in scrubs and masks held a 'Doctors not martyrs' banner outside Downing Street in a show of support for the over 200 NHS staff who have died from coronavirus

29 May 06:05 mirror 675785261400319260.html
Ontario targets specific workers for COVID-19 tests, including LCBO staff, cops

The province says that next week community testing will also start in places with a high number of COVID-19 cases

29 May 17:01 52741009680059954.html
Phil Robertson: 5 Things To Know About ‘Duck Dynasty’ Star Who Revealed His Affair & Secret Adult Child

'Duck Dynasty' star Phil Robertson made headlines when he confessed to having an affair that produced a child during his 40+ year marriage.

29 May 18:16 Hollywood Life 1852895045680808124.html
Man booked for posting currency note on Facebook with Godse’s image over Gandhi’s

Police say he has been absconding since the incident

29 May 08:57 The Hindu 6679535026026208704.html
MP Rigathi Gachagua's Bank Accounts Frozen

The government went after accounts owned by the legislator, a close ally of Deputy President William Ruto after he was...

29 May 05:27 8634838153376490744.html
Conmen create fake FB account of senior IPS officer

Followers lured with attractive investment plan

29 May 21:41 The Hindu 6679535024962734956.html
Minnesota AG says don't treat National Guard 'the way you might react to' police

Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison cautioned residents on Friday not to treat the National Guard the way they might treat the Minneapolis police department, with whom they "associate unfair conduct."

29 May 22:17 Fox News 7362823820451653817.html
KSA clears 369,000 hectares of desert locust swarms

RIYADH: The Ministry of Environment, Water and Agriculture cleared locusts from 369,391 hectares of land in the Kingdom between Feb. 1 and May 28, the Saudi Press Agency reported. The ministry reported that the locusts’ breeding season in the Kingdom is almost over and said that “monitoring, exploration and control operations were continuous for four months during spring in

29 May 18:14 Arab News 8912634262944533458.html
In the middle of a global pandemic, Twitter takes on Trump

A huge debate rages on about what exactly is a fair balance between liberty and lies

29 May 08:08 Gulf News 2086521545136601726.html
Parler App’s #Twexit Movement Recruits Twitter Users In Wake Of Trump Social Media Wars

There’s a move afoot amongst his conservative supporters to abandon Twitter, Trump’s favorite platform and his biggrst online rival.

29 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531022739237.html
Chinese call Minneapolis ‘a beautiful sight’

As the protest in the US state of Minnesota resembled Hong Kong riots last year in protesting means and police' response, Chinese netizens who referred it as

29 May 21:53 Global Times 7829414521027316549.html
Bangladeshis killed in Libya were abducted and tortured, Foreign Ministry says

DHAKA (Reuters) - The 30 migrants slain by traffickers in Libya on Wednesday had been abducted while crossing the country in search of work and then tortured to extract a ransom, Bangladesh’s Foreign Ministry said on Friday, citing a survivor.

29 May 17:12 Reuters 8334514181190833462.html
Investigation launched into 'horrific' cases of alleged child neglect

Child Safety Minister Di Farmer announced the investigation on Friday after the death of Willow Dunn and discovery of two teenage boys at a home in Stafford.

29 May 02:31 The Age 7967730562170434697.html
With no immediate solution in sight, India matches China in terms of man power, resources

Even as the Prime Minister's top men oversee the developments along the Line of Actual Control, there is still no change in the ground, with the standoff between India and China continuing.

29 May 04:28 Oneindia 2023829370609531040.html
Two policemen arrested over death of teenager

The Lagos police command says it has arrested two of its members over the death of a teenager.

29 May 18:49 TheCable 7513571674559399422.html
Derek Chauvin, cop who pinned down George Floyd, faces murder charge

The cop who was caught on camera using his knee to pin George Floyd’s neck to the ground is being charged with unintentional murder and manslaughter — but may face more serious

29 May 17:31 New York Post 7654946769550083924.html
Covid treatment at VS Hospital not feasible: AMC

Another reason cited was that those who opt for regular treatments and OPD services at VS Hospital, will face difficulties if beds are reserved here for Covid-19 treatment, “which can further increase the mortality rate.”

29 May 00:19 The Indian Express 2885715105806661048.html
Trump’s Twitter spat puts social media firms on collision course with Europe

The EU and the US take different stances on how Facebook, Twitter and Google should police online content.

29 May 08:40 POLITICO 2584151346972913385.html
Trump signs executive order to narrow protections for social media platforms

Move comes amid president’s feud with Twitter after it factchecked him for the first time

29 May 00:29 the Guardian 1491978795542556068.html
Ajit Jogi: Quintessential politician who never gave up

Ajit Jogi, 74, who died at a private hospital here on Friday, was the quintessential politician who enjoyed support among tribal and scheduled caste communities because of his easy accessibility.

29 May 12:02 The Economic Times 7653256038135258264.html
Wrestling coach and one-time WWE performer fired over George Floyd social media posts

Bethel School District announced they will no longer employ Dave Hollenbeck.

29 May 22:30 Bloody Elbow 2261336759351399227.html
Joe Biden Doesn't Like Trump's Twitter Order, But Still Wants To Revoke Section 230

Former Vice President Joe Biden still wants to repeal the pivotal internet law that provides social media companies like Facebook and Twitter with broad legal immunity over content posted by their users, a campaign spokesperson told The Verge. Still, the campaign emphasized key disagreements with th...

29 May 04:00 8920919027626479042.html
Stalin submits 6 lakh more people’s petitions to CMO

DMK president M K Stalin today submitted a second batch of '6,23,914 requests received on the People’s Helpline' to the Chief Minister’s Office and called upon the government to "step up and fulfill its duty to citizens". Continue Reading →

29 May 08:45 News Today 4115950002457779729.html
FG says other diseases are killing Nigerians more than COVID-19

The federal government has disclosed that many Nigerians are dying of diseases more than COVID-19. Boss Mustapha, the COVID-19 task force made the disclosure.

29 May 13:26 Legit 3764253649730751686.html
Case of the missing car

Dangi, from Pune, had secured a cloud computing job at a reputed MNC in Bengaluru. She was supposed to join on the third week of March and had planned to shift all her belongings, including her black sedan, through Allied Movers and Packers, a Haryana-based company.

29 May 00:30 Bangalore Mirror 4632149709177454676.html
COVID-19: 325 Chinese nationals evacuated from Nigeria

325 Chinese Nationals have been evacuated from Nigeria in a plane headed for Shanghai, due to the lingering Coronavirus pandemic. China has evacuated 325 of its citizens from Nigeria via an Air Peace flight that was

29 May 08:32 2090029849426001537.html
FM Qureshi chides India for toying with risky military concepts

“Pakistan has demonstrated its commitment to peace and stability by putting forward the proposal for a Strategic Restraint Regime."

29 May 06:31 DAWN.COM 4500271767090512294.html
P1.3M shabu seized from Nigerian, 3 Pinoys in Bacoor

CALABARZON policemen yesterday arrested a Nigerian national and his three Filipino cohorts after they conspired to sell an estimated P1.3 million worth of shabu to an undercover officer in Bacoor City, Cavite, Police Regional Office 4-A director, Brigadier General Vicente D. Danao Jr. said.

29 May 08:20 Journal Online 6375127393774730579.html
Curfew Imposed In Minneapolis After Violent Protests Over Black Man's Death

The mayor of Minneapolis declared a strict curfew for the US city on Friday after three nights of violent protests over the death of an unarmed African American man in police custody.

29 May 21:09 5090057681807905619.html
Policemen allegedly shoot teenager dead in Lagos

Deji Lambo Two policemen, Theophilus Otobo and Oguntoba Olamigoke, have allegedly shot a 17-year-old, Tina Ezekwe, dead around the Berger area of the state. Another victim, Musa Yakubu, was s...

29 May 18:57 Punch Newspapers 3524240994667307374.html
Comment: Cooper’s ‘damsel in distress’ act has sorry history

The claim that white women needed protection has been used to justify lynchings and bigoted laws.

29 May 08:30 HeraldNet 3867135407572467761.html
It must be parents who decide if it's safe enough to return to school

At first it was our elderly residents in care homes who were sacrificed to the current pandemic. 

29 May 00:59 The Irish News 993065875324239.html
India coronavirus death toll passes China's

India's coronavirus death toll passed neighboring China's on Friday, with 175 new fatalities in 24 hours taking the total to 4,706, according to official data.

29 May 13:30 The Jakarta Post 7678601103305713696.html
Civil unrest rages in Minneapolis over racially charged killing by police

MINNEAPOLIS — Peaceful rallies gave way to a third night of arson, looting and vandalism in Minneapolis on Thursday as protesters vented their rage over the death of a black man seen on video gasping for breath while a white police officer knelt on his neck.

29 May 06:16 National Post 4816958591059490376.html
Railways asks people with serious health issues to take trains only if necessary

Railways has been drawing flak over the last few days due to inordinate delay of Shramik Special trains.Railways have maintained that those who died in the trains were old and with chronic disease

29 May 06:52 Livemint 6614605818426335271.html
No. 2 HVI caught with shabu in Tondo

THE Manila Police District-Station 1 arrested a male suspect tagged as the ‘Number 2 High Value Individual (HVI)’ and said to be a drug pusher, in Tondo, Manila.

29 May 08:33 Journal Online 6375127393242726363.html
Delhi govt for opening neighbourhood religious places, shops in malls on odd-even basis post May 31

However, the Delhi government is not in favour of allowing cinema halls, schools and colleges to open after May 31, when the fourth phase of the nationwide lockdown would end.

29 May 16:35 Oneindia 2023829370814417580.html
Pubs with beer gardens likely to be first to reopen when restrictions eased

Pubs, restaurants, theatres, clubs and cinemas have been closed for more than two months.

29 May 09:07 Jersey Evening Post 6141642774678969014.html
Hry Speaker serves notice to SP, MC Joint Commissioner for not picking up calls of MLAs

Taking serious note of the complaints of Haryana MLAs that Government officers did not pick up their phone calls, State Vidhan Sabha Speaker Gian Chand Gupta on Thursday sought an explanation from Sonepat Municipal Corporation Joint Commissioner Shambhu Rathi and Rewari SP Nazneen Bhasin. In two

29 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783233458523223.html
Britain pushing US to form 5G club of nations to cut out Huawei

Britain said Friday it was pushing the United States to form a club of 10 nations that could develop its own 5G technology and reduce dependence on China's controversial telecoms giant Huawei. The issue is expected to feature at a G7 summit that US President Donald Trump will host next month against

29 May 17:15 Yahoo 7097669637810324201.html
Amy Klobuchar on claims she didn’t charge Derek Chauvin in 2006 shooting: ‘It’s a lie’

“This idea that I somehow declined a case…against this officer is absolutely false. It is a lie,” said Klobuchar, who served as Hennepin County attorney from 1998 to 2006.

29 May 22:05 New York Post 7654946768135524488.html
NYPD cop caught on camera purposely coughing on Bronx man

A plain-clothes NYPD cop purposely coughed on a man in The Bronx amid the coronavirus pandemic, a shocking new video shows.

29 May 18:39 New York Post 7654946767522120510.html
Hong Kong govt warns removing US special status is "double-edged sword"

Hong Kong's government warned Washington that withdrawing its special US status, which has underpinned the city as a global financial hub, could be a "double-edged sword" and urged the United States to stop interfering in internal affairs.

29 May 08:30 The Jakarta Post 7678601103234323050.html
Graham announces hearing on police use of force after George Floyd killing

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), the chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, announced Friday his panel will hold a hearing on police use of force after the killing of George Floyd in police custody

29 May 21:44 TheHill 355432918687871462.html
Breaking: Andhra High Court orders govt to continue Nimmagadda Ramesh Kumar as SEC

In a major blow to the government of Andhra Pradesh government, the High Court on Friday has delivered as sensational verdict on former State Election Commissioner Nimmagadda Ramesh Kumar's case.

29 May 06:50 The Hans India 817019413912467309.html
What is Section 230 and what does Trump’s order mean?

President Donald Trump signed an executive order curtailing Section 230 of the federal Communications Decency Act on Thursday, directly challenging a law that protects tech giants like Twitter from

29 May 22:20 New York Post 7654946767582095163.html
Twitter Restricts Trump Tweet for “Glorifying Violence”

""This Tweet violated the Twitter rules about glorifying violence"

29 May 07:56 Computer Business Review 8072376452881738903.html
Ministry of Public Security to instruct HK police on cracking down on subversive sabotage

China’s Ministry of Public Security vowed to fully instruct and support the Hong Kong Police Force in ending riots and violence while severely cracking down on penetration of subversive and disruptive sabotage by hostile forces and resolutely safeguarding national political security.

29 May 09:27 Global Times 7829414519856086415.html
Giant 40ft whale washes up on Essex beach as mission launched to move body

A 40ft whale has washed up on Clacton beach in Essex, with police and other organisations including Big Blue Ocean Cleanup now working out how to move the dead animal

29 May 08:28 mirror 675785260335723545.html
Juggling social distancing when your kids are divided between two households

Child custody arrangements have been thrown into disarray by the pandemic. Three sets of parents share how they are coping with these challenges.

29 May 22:00 The Age 7967730561430911488.html
NPF gets one more cabinet berth in Manipur

Fulfilling the long pending demand of the Naga People’s Front (NPF), one of the two major partners of the N Biren Singh’s BJP led coalition government, its (NPF) state unit president Awangbow Newmai was on Friday inducted as cabinet minister.

29 May 08:37 Nagalandpost 3019528211877035688.html
Hacking away at PLDT's goodwill

Both the hackers of PLDT and the company itself should consider what they've done to get to this point

29 May 10:20 Rappler 1882105641907015521.html
Adah Sharma on pandemic: Hope we come out of this as kinder people

Actress Adah Sharma has no idea about how or when shooting will resume amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, and is hoping that once they go on sets everyone acts responsibility and take necessary...

29 May 18:20 The Hans India 817019414833304368.html
'The windows are broken': Ohio Statehouse breached by protesters early Friday morning

Protesters in Columbus, Ohio, breached the Statehouse early Friday morning amid violent clashes with police.

29 May 05:43 Washington Examiner 4625792333074790993.html
George Floyd: African Union condemns US police killing of black man

The head of the African Union Commission on Friday condemned the killing by police of an unarmed black man in the US state of Minnesota which has sparked protests across the country. Moussa Faki...

29 May 12:40 Punch Newspapers 3524240994830779490.html
Maharashtra govt to soon announce package to tide over crisis: Deputy CM

Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar on Friday said that the state government will soon announce a financial package to steer the state out of the present economic crisis.

29 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568037742576.html
Covid19 cases in Karnataka hit double century mark as 248 test positive on Friday

While neighboring Maharashtra contributed over 90% of the positive cases, Bengaluru city is slowly showing dangerous trends

29 May 18:27 Deccan Chronicle 7881006363809446547.html
Schoolgirl abduction report a false complaint, police tell principal

An alleged abduction of a teenage girl did not happen, the principal of the girl's high school says. Auckland's Western Springs College principal...

29 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042080055459251.html
JK reports 128 new positive cases, 875 recovered so far

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

29 May 22:09 Rising Kashmir 9025326238417246102.html
Coronavirus: Governor Abiodun finally lifts COVID-19 lockdown in Ogun state

The Ogun state government has lifted the lockdown order pronounced on the state, since the outbreak of coronavirus pandemic to combat the spread of the disease.

29 May 03:34 Legit 3764253650046161615.html
PM Modi last spoke to Trump in April, no interaction on China, say officials as Trump talks of ‘bad mood’

Sources in the government have said PM Modi last spoke to Donald Trump on April 4 on the hydroxychloroquine issue. There has been no interaction on the standoff with China as claimed by Trump, said sources.

29 May 04:18 India Today 4286117813288931708.html
Lockdown 5.0: After discussing future course of action with state CMs, Amit Shah meets PM Modi

According to sources, the two leaders discussed the COVID-19 situation in India and the next course of action in this regard.

29 May 09:20 DNA India 7533428661742207004.html
Veterans help UK children keep calm, cope with virus stress

Hula hoops, camouflage mats and tires aren't typical supplies needed during the coronavirus pandemic. But they’re useful props as British army veteran Mike Hamilton prepares to lead children in a mili

29 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836443118803380.html
Minneapolis officer charged following death of black man in custody

The arrest comes after three days of protests.

29 May 17:34 Express & Star 7324224458861579399.html
George Floyd death: Trump attempts to explain 'looting leads to shooting' tweet

President Trump called protesters "thugs" and said that "when the looting starts, the shooting starts."

29 May 12:38 ABC7 Los Angeles 8300010440444030424.html
COVID-19 cases in Bihar surged to 3,185 after 149 more people have test positive

The total number of COVID-19 cases in Bihar surged to 3,185 after 149 more people have tested positive for the infection, officials said on Thursday.

29 May 02:57 First Post Of India 844080065904171616.html
Germans cook more in coronavirus crisis, turn away from junk food

HAMBURG (Reuters) - Many Germans cooked more meals themselves during the coronavirus crisis and also used more fresh ingredients rather than processed foods, the food and agriculture ministry said on Friday.

29 May 11:45 Reuters 8334514180640787612.html
Parliament encourages Coronavirus positives to boldly declare status

The Parliament of Ghana on Wednesday frowned on the poor treatment accorded people who have tested positive for the coronavirus, and called on society to avoid stigmatization, discrimination and fear of patients who have recovered from the disease.

29 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494084679330.html
Bodies found in Iowa believed to be missing persons in Chino Valley

Two people reported missing from Chino Valley have been found dead.

29 May 22:41 ABC15 Arizona 911680911664217900.html
GOP lawmakers call for Illinois Department of Employment Security audit

Four Republican House members are requesting an audit of the Illinois Department of Employment Security after repeated complaints from people seeking unemployment benefits during the COVID-19 pandemic.

29 May 21:30 Washington Examiner 4625792333050305197.html
US President Donald Trump Cuts Ties, Terminates WHO Funding Permanently

The US president said that he will redirect its funding from the Geneva-based WHO towards other global public health organisations.

29 May 21:09 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | 7150386082866184393.html
Shadow chancellor says firms getting Covid help should pay back society

Anneliese Dodds told people in County Durham there should be a new social contract with firms that have been supported through the crisis.

29 May 18:52 Shropshire Star 3480199991828296249.html
High Court issues notice petition filed against illegal detention

Justice Sunil Balkrishna Shukre and Justice Anil Satyavijay Kilor have issued notices to Chief Secretary, Mantralaya, Superintendent Of Police Gadchiroli, Mohit Kumar Garg, Addl S. P Gadchiroli and others in a petition filed for illegal detention and compensation. A petition has been before the Hon’ble High Court claiming action and compensation against the illegal detention […]

29 May 00:00 Nagpur Today 7783904106534837692.html
Lockdown: HC extends gangster Arun Gawli’s parole by five days

The parole leave was, however, extended for a period of seven days due to the coronavirus-induced nationwide lockdown.

29 May 13:44 The Financial Express 1288289579879695344.html
Hyderabad: Minor girl commits suicide after mother asks to stop watching TikTok

A 17-year-old girl committed suicide after being chided by her mother to stop watching TikTok, a video-sharing social network.

29 May 04:01 The Hans India 817019414433087190.html
Bulgaia's PM: Entirely New Bilding for a National Children's Hospital Will Be Build

An entirely new building for a national children's hospital will be built, Bulgaria's Prime Minister Boyko Borissov said. The unfinished building, which began construction more than 40 years ago, will be demolished.

29 May 00:00 4235039571311496139.html
Politico says New York Gov. Cuomo's 'coronavirus halo begins to fade'

Politico took aim at Democrat New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo in a report Friday, saying his "coronavirus halo" has begun to "fade."

29 May 19:29 Fox News 7362823819673360523.html
Barrow journalist hounded out of Cumbria for reporting court case

Amid a storm of rumours about grooming gangs, Amy Fenton receives scores of threats

29 May 13:05 the Guardian 1491978794812007853.html
Man arrested, suspected of redeeming more than 200 face masks from vending machines

SINGAPORE: A 32-year-old man was arrested on Thursday (May 28) after more than 200 Government-issued face masks were fraudulently redeemed from ...

29 May 23:44 CNA 5644198862507065371.html
Nawazuddin Siddiqui's Estranged Wife Aaliya Accuses Actor's PR Team Of LEAKING Legal Notice; Calls It Fabricated, Warns She Will Reveal It All

Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned. Nawazuddin Siddiqui's estranged wife Aaliya lashes out at him for LEAKING a fake copy of the legal notice to media houses.

29 May 04:48 SPOTBOYE 1547816858326327169.html
14 Afghan security men killed in two attacks

“The Taliban have also suffered casualties,” says government spokesperson.

29 May 06:31 DAWN.COM 4500271767653839825.html
Bernard Mornah's comments very ‘useless & treasonable’ - Atik Mohammed

PNC General Secretary, Atik Mohammed, has labelled recent comments by the party's Chairman, Bernard Mornah, as "useless and treasonable".

29 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494220951471.html
Investors Skittish Ahead of Expected Sanctions on China

Wall Street is starting to feel the sting of U.S.-China tensions, as investors await President Trump’s announcement on potential sanctions later Friday.

29 May 13:52 Courthouse News Service 1799505150363622928.html
Huge piles of hazardous industrial waste containing asbestos dumped near busy roundabout

Council bosses and police are investigating

29 May 18:54 men 6694993428129774702.html
Telehealth app ‘Ooca’ offers free counseling to Thais living abroad during pandemic

Thai expats around the world looking for help with the stress of these times can get some from a real health professional for free via a telehealth counseling app Ooca, a virtual healthcare service that links people by video with professionals,...

29 May 04:45 Coconuts 8871564983276622778.html
Police across US speak out against Minneapolis custody death

Authorities say George Floyd was detained Monday because he matched the description of someone who tried to pay with a counterfeit bill at a convenience store, and the 46-year-old resisted arrest.

29 May 05:41 NewsChannel 10 1537185525628289056.html
Why millions of Americans are getting coronavirus stimulus payments on scammy-looking debit cards

The federal government is sending out financial aid that looks like junk mail.

29 May 18:30 Vox 6416095788502492606.html
Agri dept, district officials carry out overnight operation to clear locust swarms in UP’s Jhansi

Teams of the Agriculture department, district administration and the central government sprayed insecticides using fire brigade vehicles and other means all through the night, Deputy Director, Agriculture, Kamal Katihar said.

29 May 15:27 The Financial Express 1288289580778906010.html
Trump’s fossil fuel agenda gets pushback from federal judges

BILLINGS, Mont. — Federal courts have delivered a string of rebukes to the Trump administration over what they found were failures to protect the environment and address climate change as it

29 May 18:47 New York Post 7654946768918305542.html
Over Veterans’ Protests, Trump Vetoes Measure to Block Student Loan Rules

President Trump sided with Education Secretary Betsy DeVos over veterans’ groups, vetoing a measure that would have blocked new regulations that tighten access to student loan forgiveness.

29 May 22:57 NY Times 1961078288707469892.html
SPECIAL REPORT: Dwindling dividends of democracy

ACCORDING to American Poet,  Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803 -1882), "The first wealth is health." Taken further, a healthy man is a

29 May 08:23 Vanguard News 4125100338940805915.html
Michael Gove's Twitter account likes picture of porn before it's swiftly deleted

The Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster's social media page appeared to 'like' a pornography image, which has since been deleted

29 May 17:52 mirror 675785260344509431.html
Coronavirus latest: at a glance

A summary of the biggest developments in the global coronavirus outbreak

29 May 23:00 the Guardian 1491978795774671013.html
BJP MP Gautam Gambhir’s father’s SUV stolen amid lockdown in Delhi

Former Indian opener and Member of Parliament (MP) from East Delhi, Gautam Gambhir, became the latest victim of theft amid the coronavirus enforced lockdown

29 May 08:12 The Statesman 1191309781298151320.html
MeECL staff strike on June 1

 SHILLONG: The MeECL employees and engineers will take part in the national protest day on June 1 against the proposed amendment to Electricity Bill 2020 and privatisation.In a letter to Chief Minister Conrad Sangma on Thursday, the All MeSEB Un

29 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999878540814661.html
Pompeo says Trump to act on Chinese students

The United States will take action to prevent alleged espionage by Chinese students, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Thursday, ahead of an expected announcement by President Donald Trump.

29 May 04:25 The Guardian 7580308503781850537.html
Royal Oman Air Force conducts medical evacuation

The Royal Oman Air Force has conducted a medical evacuation of a citizen in Dhofar governorate.

29 May 17:53 Times of Oman 5168079155156336276.html
Online readiness: Guest column by Tariq Banuri

If lockdo­wn restri­ctions contin­ue univer­sities will either have to switch to online classe­s or to abando­n the semest­er

29 May 04:40 The Express Tribune 1105816785821356836.html
The inside story of our COVID detente

The government needed to bring unions and bosses together - fast. They chose a Labor and union man as their go-between - and it worked.

29 May 08:49 Brisbane Times 2314609339696760070.html
Military onslaught in north-west dangerous for Kaduna, says El-Rufai

Governor Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai has expressed fears that the ongoing military onslaught in the north-west could force bandits to besiege Kaduna State and compound the precarious security predicament facing the people.

29 May 16:57 The Guardian 7580308505127505684.html
Bon Iver Helps Donate $30,000 to George Floyd Memorial Fund & More Racial Equality Organizations

Bon Iver joined the national outrage over the unlawful death of George Floyd

29 May 00:00 Billboard 3719329425285387334.html
Man jailed for seven years for sexually penetrating best mate's daughter, aged 10

A 32-year-old man has been jailed for seven years and placed on the sex offender's register for life for sexually penetrating his best mate's 10-year-old daug...

29 May 05:57 The Courier 3604583734561420726.html
The new rules for having friends and family visit your home

The Government is changing the rules in England

29 May 06:21 Wales Online 7686550517156703163.html
EXCLUSIVE: Former colleague of Amy Cooper reveals how she tried to 'ruin his life with bogus lawsuit and threatened his family when he said he didn't love her'

Martin Priest, who first met Amy Cooper while working at investment banking firm Lehman Brothers in 2003, told how she allegedly attempted to destroy his life in a bogus 2015 lawsuit.

29 May 21:40 Mail Online 124328111978154837.html
Why I ordered arrest of judge, by Katsina emir

Emir of Katsina, Alhaji Abdulmumini Usman, yesterday explained that he ordered the arrest of an errant judge to serve as deterrent.

29 May 04:18 The Guardian 7580308504456850255.html
Pak Govt has no immediate plan to go for stricter lockdown

Islamabad :  The Pakistan government has said that it has no immediate plan to go for a stricter lockdown, despite thousands of new COVID-19 cases, as well as deaths, it was reported on Friday.Speaking to Dawn news on Thursday, Information Minister S

29 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999880181778781.html
Donald Trump says PM Modi not in 'good mood' over border row with China

US President Donald Trump has said that he spoke to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is not in a "good mood" over the "big conflict" between the two countries.

29 May 03:03 Free Press Journal 9080771787918717142.html
'Unpredictable' Trump Has No Credibility: Experts on US Mediation Over India, China Border Dispute

New Delhi (Sputnik): As border tensions between the India and China are rising, and US President Donald Trump has not only offered to mediate between the Asian giants...

29 May 18:43 Sputniknews 967333867855736866.html
US cuts ties with World Health Organisation over coronavirus response

President Donald Trump has said the US will be terminating its relationship with the World Health Organisation.

29 May 21:55 independent 5894610845789717237.html
Coronavirus Live Updates: Read The Latest About The COVID-19 Outbreak

Stay up to date as we cover the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and its effects across the world.

29 May 18:56 HuffPost 5982769914741667737.html
Greece open for travel from June 15th

The tourism ministry on Friday announced the list of countries for which Greece's borders will be "open" from June 15th, with flights permitted to land in

29 May 13:01 Greek City Times 1506177377752438103.html
Fueled by a lack of criminal charges, protests erupt nationwide over George Floyd’s death

Thursday marked a historic day of unrest as demonstrations reached a fever pitch in dozens of US cities as citizens called for an end to police brutality

29 May 04:41 ABC Action News - WFTS - Tampa Bay 5911730203004975545.html
Midlands Air Ambulance lands on Cannock Park Golf Course as golfer collapses and dies

Emergency crews received a report a man had collapsed on the golf course at around 3.30pm yesterday (Thursday)

29 May 13:51 birminghammail 8288260686297326889.html
Militants Shell Settlements in Northwestern Syria, Russian Military Says

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The Hayat Tahrir al-Sham* terrorist group has attacked settlements in Syria's northwestern province of Idlib, Rear Admiral Oleg Zhuravlev, the head...

29 May 20:20 Sputniknews 967333869379797231.html
Videos of U.S. police killings spur protest - and sometimes charges

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The decision of Minneapolis prosecutors to criminally charge a police officer four days after the death of George Floyd shows how efforts to hold officers accountable often hinge on the level of public protest and whether the incident was caught on video.

29 May 22:00 Reuters 8334514180707794152.html
Gauteng’s strategy to crack down on COVID-19 hotspots

Ahead of the national move to COVID-19 alert level 3, Gauteng Premier David Makhura has assured citizens that the province is prepared to control the spread of the virus at designated hotspots.

29 May 00:00 MyBroadband 3036103787637427928.html
No recent contact between PM Modi, President Trump: Sources

India News: There has been no contact between PM Modi and Donald Trump in recent time, the government sources told TOI in response to the US President's claim tha

29 May 04:02 The Times of India 6060938663606768242.html
Ex-con racks up 19 arrests during crime spree thanks to loose bail laws

A 55-year-old felon has used loose bail laws to terrorize Big Apple residents with a three borough crime-spree in which he was arrested 19 times and repeatedly released, The Post has learned. Frank

29 May 21:07 New York Post 7654946767539204813.html
Medical certificate required to reenter S. Korea from June

From June, foreign residents of South Korea have to provide a medical certificate showing they do not have symptoms of COVID-19, the respiratory illness caused by the novel coronavirus, to reenter the country. The ministry said the new disease control policy applies to people leaving the country after June, including long-term residency permit holders. The certificate has to be issued within the...

29 May 08:41 Koreaherald 8029273603846378432.html
Mum of tragic Glasgow teen found dead blasts sick scammer who tried to con money in his memory

Mum Stephanie Bonner was heartbroken when she saw an online post pretending to raise money memory of her son.

29 May 15:47 dailyrecord 552235479285700327.html
North Koreans charged in wide-ranging $3.7B sanctions-busting scheme

The indictment, unsealed on Thursday in Washington's federal court, is believed to be the largest criminal enforcement action ever brought against North Korea.

29 May 02:11 The Age 7967730562455755745.html
ACT church seeks faster easing of restriction rules

Muslims are also preparing for their first communal prayers in more than a month.

29 May 18:30 The Canberra Times 8662394328945649700.html
Berlin to Reopen Pubs, Fitness Studios, Fair Grounds on Tuesday

BERLIN (Sputnik) - Berlin pubs, fitness studios and other sports clubs, as well as convention centers and fairgrounds, are next in line for reopening on 2 June, the...

29 May 21:58 Sputniknews 967333867574443736.html
Cruz, Lee on Next Virus Legislation: Recovery, Not Relief Legislation

Sens. Ted Cruz and Mike Lee said tax cuts and deregulation are needed to help small businesses recover in the wake of coronavirus.

29 May 00:03 Breitbart 3148363490786121531.html
Tulane DB Tyler Judson arrested after allegedly punching girl at Waffle House

A fight at a Waffle House in Louisiana landed a Tulane football player in jail and a teenage girl in a hospital, police said. Defensive back Tyler Judson has since been dismissed from the team.

29 May 13:26 ESPN 8538773403041827565.html
Donald Trump to revoke Hong Kong trade privileges in China escalation

President also says US will withdraw from World Health Organization over pandemic response

29 May 23:23 Ft 707176889726105003.html
DPO, policemen face disciplinary action for assaulting medical doctor

The Divisional Police Officer (DPO) of Okada and some of his men are facing disciplinary action for assaulting and detaining a member of staff

29 May 18:47 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445901067319074.html
Punjab Opp parties oppose move to hike fee in medical colleges

A day after Punjab Cabinet decided to increase the fees in the States medical colleges, both private and Government, the opposition parties have opposed the move. State’s principal opposition party, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), has accused the Government of buckling under pressure of the “medical

29 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783232427590907.html
Press freedom in Myanmar regresses

Increased arrests of journalists, the partial shutdown of the Internet and the increasing blocking of websites show that the liberalisation of Myanmar's press is in danger.

29 May 00:00 Deutsche Welle 550934689829950194.html
FG can withhold allocations of states flouting legislature, judiciary autonomy – AGF

John Alechenu  and Ade Adesomoju The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr Abubakar Malami (SAN), said on Thursday that the Executive Order 10 newly issued by the Presiden...

29 May 06:04 Punch Newspapers 3524240994072221772.html
CBSE cautions people against fictitious officials

CBSE advised its students, teachers to remain vigilant to save themselves from being cheated.

29 May 06:33 The Indian Express 2885715103738969025.html
Telangana: Sons refuse to allow 80-year-old mother into house out of COVID-19 fear

The woman today returned from Sholapur in Maharashtra after a stay at her relatives house in the wake of relaxations in lockdown norms, but her elder son and his wife did not allow her into the house, said Edla Ashok, a division member of Karimnagar Municipal Corporation.

29 May 17:43 The Indian Express 2885715104554228525.html
Lockdown entire country for 10 days rather than easing restrictions – CEGA to Akufo-Addo

Center for Ethical Governance and Administration (CEGA) has called on President Akufo-Addo not to ease restriction as the number of Coronavirus cases has surged to over 7000.

29 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494111347717.html
Egypt records 1,127 new coronavirus cases, 29 deaths

Egypt recorded 1,127 new coronavirus, COVID-19 cases, Thursday, raising the total number of confirmed cases since the outbreak in Egypt to 20,793.

29 May 00:00 Egypt Today 1963187899826076177.html
Lil Wayne Ripped For His Response To George Floyd Killing: We Should ‘Place The Blame On Ourselves’

Lil Wayne is the subject of controversy after shocking comments he made about George Floyd in a new interview.

29 May 18:31 Hollywood Life 1852895046877966797.html
TikTok's rating improves amid growing criticism over 'violent content'

While the TikTok rating has improved, the app continues to face criticism for the content that appears on its platform

29 May 04:08 Business-Standard 1502508925093830915.html
Coronavirus: How government plan will test and protect Tayside

Health chiefs have been sharing how the Scottish Government’s test and protect strategy will work in Tayside.

29 May 08:51 The Courier 4275302768739431691.html
5 years as Nigeria President - Memo to Buhari on Service Chiefs by Wale Odunsi - Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics

As you clock five years in office, the question about the departure of Nigeria Service Chiefs has come up again, for the umpteenth time...

29 May 10:36 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445901277827717.html
Cypriot president calls Egypt ‘close friend, strategic partner’

Anastasiades affirmed the need for cooperation with Egypt during the current stage, calling it “even more important” than earlier.

29 May 00:00 Egypt Today 1963187899118919174.html
Cape Cod lifeguards fear 'catastrophe' from enforcing coronavirus social distancing while watching for sharks

The bustling beach town of Cape Cod is bracing for a heavily altered summer atmosphere as they prepare to reopen eateries in mid-June-- the first time since the coronavirus pandemic forced closures all over the country. 

29 May 01:52 Fox News 7362823821422755673.html
The future of online higher education in Pakistan

Some claim that infrastructure, access to technology and connectivity are not set up to equitably meet...

29 May 06:03 The Express Tribune Blog 736159585935641480.html
China home-built aircraft carrier conducting sea trials

BEIJING (AP) — China’s Defense Ministry said the navy’s only entirely home-built aircraft is carrying out sea trials to test weapons and equipment and enhance training of the crew. Ministry...

29 May 20:56 The Seattle Times 9121942838321740608.html
Commission Urges Northern State Governments In Nigeria To Address Almajiri Problem

In a statement by its Executive Secretary, Mr Tony Ojukwu, the NHRC noted that almajiris were exposed to increased vulnerabilities and risks including death, trafficking, kidnapping, drug use and addiction, recruitment into terrorism, violent crimes, sexual and other forms of assault and forced/child marriages.

29 May 00:00 Sahara Reporters 4209699745351645773.html
University of Queensland activist suspended for two years

Drew Pavlou, a student activist highly critical of the University of Queensland's ties to Beijing, has been handed a two-year suspension from the institution.

29 May 22:44 WAtoday 6806590898764504763.html
'Horrible Situation': Trump Says Minneapolis Looters Should Not Drown Out Peaceful Protesters

During opening remarks at a roundtable discussion on Friday, US President Donald Trump called the situation in the US city of Minneapolis, Minnesota, "horrible" and...

29 May 21:00 Sputniknews 967333869130500193.html
Nurse with COVID did not reveal trip to Malaysia

A nurse being investigated over a COVID-19 case in a Queensland town went to Malaysia in late March but didn't tell contact tracers, a representative says.

29 May 09:47 The New Daily 5848147785984133794.html
No workplace gatherings, socialising among employees when office operations resume after COVID-19 circuit breaker: MOM

SINGAPORE: Employees should not socialise during or outside working hours, even when office operations resume during Phase 1 of Singapore’s ...

29 May 17:40 CNA 5644198864322407092.html
Pandemic, monsoon ban, Vasai fishermen stare at a bleak year

Post the nationwide lockdown on March 24, all fishing activities had been shut down. In April, however, fishing was allowed by the central government.

29 May 21:32 The Indian Express 2885715104825120004.html
CM B S Yediyurappa, Kateel will resolve party issues, says Suresh Angadi

Minister of State for Railways Suresh Angadi said that Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa and BJP State President Nalin Kumar Kateel will resolve any differences of opinion among party leaders including

29 May 13:48 Deccan Herald 2027555797263315173.html
After Inserting Fact-Check Labels to Trump's Tweets, Twitter Flags China Official's Post on COVID-19

"When did patient zero begin in US? How many people are infected? What are the names of the hospitals? It might be US army who brought the epidemic to Wuhan. Be transparent! Make public your data! US owe us an explanation!" Zhao said in a tweet posted on March 12.

29 May 04:58 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | 7150386084045342059.html
Mark Zuckerberg Explains Why Facebook Isn’t Taking Down Trump's Post Threatening Violence Against Protesters

Twitter issued a warning on the identical tweet but didn't take it down.

29 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530941725108.html
Bath weir deaths: Tributes paid to two men pulled from river

One of the victims of the 'tragic accident' was engaged to be married

29 May 18:22 BristolLive 4740742016187484019.html
‘My harrowing journey to quarantine’ – a mother’s story

Lockdown regulations have had a profound impact on the lives of every South African. Bernice Bredenkamp (34) and her daughter Ivanke (4) have faced a greater challenge than most.

29 May 17:56 Lowvelder 3143322321642847192.html
Adesina: Nigeria would have been history without Buhari

The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, has stated the nation would have long been forgotten...

29 May 08:43 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445899993756392.html
TN CM video-conferences with District Collectors on increase in covid-19

With lockdown 4.0 ending Sunday, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today held a meeting with all District Collectors about extending the curfew, amid a buzz that lockdown would be extended with strict measures due to the sharp increase of Covid-19 cases in Tamilnadu. Continue Reading →

29 May 08:52 News Today 4115950003020853797.html
The Week in Ransomware - May 29th 2020 - Quiet before the storm?

For the most part, this week has been fairly quiet with not a lot of new ransomware released and only a few large-scale ransomware attacks.

29 May 21:51 BleepingComputer 1217146045853020028.html
Colombian rebel group ELN open to UN global cease-fire: Report

Colombian rebel group National Liberation Army (ELN) on Friday said they would be willing to participate in a three-month global cease-fire in an effort to reduce the spread of coronavirus.

29 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442640945185.html
After gas leak tragedy, Bhopal victims fall prey to coronavirus

Victims of a horrifying 1984 gas leak in the Indian city of Bhopal, who have long suffered the debilitating fallout of the world's worst ...

29 May 15:23 CNA 5644198863898013318.html
Crystal-encrusted Lamborghini parked outside Glasgow Nando’s draws attention of cops

The driver of this swanky super car is used to catching the eye of passers-by but got more than he bargained for when he parked up in the middle of a pavement outside Nando's .

29 May 13:46 dailyrecord 552235478999594561.html
Twitter Takes No Action Against Viral Tweet Stating 'Violence IS the Answer'

Twitter censored tweets from President Donald Trump and the White House, falsely alleging that they "glorified violence." But it has also allowed a tweet from a user claiming "violence IS the answer" to go viral, accumulating over 60,000 retweets over the course of nearly three days.

29 May 22:59 Breitbart 3148363490839344000.html
Indonesian children vulnerable to secondary risks from COVID-19 crisis: Survey

A recent assessment by Save the Children Indonesia has found that children are exposed to the secondary risks from the COVID-19 pandemic that pose a threat to their health, well-being and lives -- if not more.

29 May 17:09 The Jakarta Post 7678601102316736210.html
CNN reporter arrested live on air by Minnesota police, released an hour later

During the arrest the anchor can be heard saying, "If you're just tuning in, you are watching our correspondent being arrested".

29 May 12:13 Brisbane Times 2314609338675372186.html
Man stabs friend to death for refusing to share beer

Jogeshwari resident had attacked two brothers during a drinking session

29 May 00:30 Mumbai Mirror 1209961193151078176.html
Trump officials consider defying Congress to sell more weapons to Saudi Arabia

The Trump administration is moving to sell another cache of munitions to Saudi Arabia, according to lawmakers and congressional aides, a step that would again defy Congress and ignore the objections of lawmakers in both parties about Riyadh’s human rights record.

29 May 08:17 Bdnews24 8119004128686410617.html
'They've Been Killing Him For Years': Russian Activist Sergei Mokhnatkin Is Dead At 66

In and out of prison since he was arrested after protecting an elderly woman being beaten by police in Moscow in 2009, Sergei Mokhnatkin, an "accidental dissident" whose unlikely career as an opposition activist is a revealing reflection of Russia in the past decade, has died at the age of 66.

29 May 14:11 Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty 5891794163458163733.html
Indonesia rolls out public shaming for coronavirus violators

Indonesian officials are forcing social distancing violators to recite Koran verses, stay in "haunted" houses and submit to public shaming on ...

29 May 14:54 CNA 5644198863841452438.html
Need a dental check-up? You'll have to wait until 2021! Huge backlog of urgent cases will mean patients will not get an appointment until next year, dentists warn

With clinics only able to see a few patients a day, even those with severe toothache will be left waiting up to two months, according to the British Dental Association.

29 May 22:55 Mail Online 124328111438117339.html
Trump's 2020 challenge: Biden is his first opponent voters actually like

The pandemic isn’t the only unprecedented challenge President Trump is facing as he seeks reelection. In presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden, Trump, for the first time, has an opponent people like.

29 May 04:00 Washington Examiner 4625792331738548743.html
Jailed poet Varavara Rao, 81, admitted to hospital

Hospital authorities said he is currently stable. "His swab was collected for Covid-19 test on Thursday and the report is likely to come on Saturday," said an official.

29 May 22:04 The Indian Express 2885715105257264398.html
Tory MP took train from London to North East after displaying coronavirus symptoms

Darlington MP Peter Gibson said he travelled the 250 miles prior to lockdown on advice from the virus helpline because he "had no London address" and had been sleeping in someone's spare room

29 May 01:21 mirror 675785260088894964.html
CDC releases guidelines on how schools can reopen safely this fall

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released an extensive list of guidelines on how schools can reopen this fall safely.

29 May 15:50 ABC Action News - WFTS - Tampa Bay 5911730201971496357.html
'Kill me, jail me but I’ll never 'eat' my words' – Mornah tells CID

The Chairman of the People’s National Convention (PNC), Mr. Bernard Mornah says he is ever ready to ‘die’ for the truth if that is what the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service wants.

29 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111493867088934.html
Sinn Fein leader says she would not justify every action taken by IRA

Mary Lou McDonald said violence had been justified to take on the British State.

29 May 12:16 Express & Star 7324224459073411540.html
Covid-19: SA deaths rise to 577, National Health Laboratory Service employee dies

A total of 27 403 new positive Covid-19 cases and 25 additional deaths have been recorded in South Africa, according to Minister of Health Zweli Mkhize.

29 May 08:52 News24 3752801377116902171.html
Kansas man charged $50K in medical bills after accident

Alvin Letner doesn’t remember signing the form where he promises to pay a medical bill of nearly $50,000 he hadn’t yet seen.

29 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441370719639.html
Marauding monkeys attack lab technician and steal Covid-19 tests

A band of marauding monkeys has attacked a laboratory technician and stolen three Covid-19 test samples, raising fears they will infect themselves and then spread the deadly disease to humans. The worker was attacked outside a medical college in Meerut, northern India, while transporting samples from

29 May 12:00 Yahoo 7097669637611437525.html
Murder hornets resurface in Washington state and Canada

Murder hornets have resurfaced in Washington state and appear to have reached British Columbia in Canada, officials said.

29 May 18:15 New York Post 7654946768033180185.html
Emergency health transport can carry surprise big bills

Money is the last thing on anyone's mind during a medical emergency, but new research shows many patients could be hit with huge bills for that ambulance drive or helicopter flight to the hospital.

29 May 05:09 UPI 8257973865148044092.html
US Cop Who Kneeled On Black Man's Neck Charged With Third-Degree Murder

The policeman accused of killing unarmed African American George Lloyd in the US city of Minneapolis has been taken into custody, a state official announced Friday.

29 May 17:43 5090057681876754547.html
Iran says it will continue nuclear work despite U.S. sanctions

Iran said Friday its experts would continue nuclear development activities, despite sanctions imposed earlier this week on their fellow scientists by the United States.

29 May 09:10 CTVNews 2422791598786416524.html
COVID-19 attacks and threats on the Police are on the rise

Chief Constable Iain Livingstone has thanked Scotland’s communities for the high levels of co-operation shown during this challenging period.

29 May 11:44 dailyrecord 552235479687031828.html
Twitter says CEO Dorsey informed in advance of decision to tag Trump tweet

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey was informed in advance by the company's staff of a decision to tag a tweet by President Donald Trump as "glorifying ...

29 May 18:31 CNA 5644198862330987805.html
Qatar Denies Gulf Bloc Exit Rumours On Third Year Of "Illegal Blockade"

Qatar denied on Thursday that it plans to quit the Gulf Cooperation Council as it prepares to mark three years of isolation led by the regional bloc's heavyweight Saudi Arabia.

29 May 02:38 5090057682537137618.html
Racism not ruled out as motive in unprovoked tripping of Burnaby, B.C., senior

BURNABY, B.C. — Police in Metro Vancouver are searching for a woman who casually approached a senior who was using a walker, tripped her from behind and walked away.

29 May 15:50 52741008901330285.html
Covid-19 : With 11 more positive, active cases jump above 100 in Nagpur

Nagpur: As many as 11 people including a Mahadula based man who returned from Bihar tested positive for novel Corona Virus (COVID-19) on Friday. Five out of them belonged to Pachpaoli quarantine centre, two from Naik Talav, one each from Tanga Stand, Seva Sadan Building and Bhagwan Nagar. Following this development the cases of virus […]

29 May 00:00 Nagpur Today 7783904107328827468.html
Migrants crowd rly station as cyclone nixes trains to east

Crowded in a parking lot and bus stand, travellers to WB, Bihar lash out at ‘irresponsibility’ of the authorities in making chaotic travel arrangements

29 May 00:30 Pune Mirror 6353030400594507364.html
Twitter flags China spokesman’s tweet on Covid-19

Twitter posted a blue exclamation mark under a tweet by Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian, with a comment urging readers to check the facts about Covid-19.

29 May 02:48 Hindustan Times 696565557170031562.html
UK Wants 5G Club Of 10 Countries, Including India, To Cut Out China's Huawei: Report

Britain said Friday it was pushing the United States to form a club of 10 nations that could develop its own 5G technology and reduce dependence on China's controversial technology giant Huawei.

29 May 15:45 5090057682471123066.html
The cop who killed George Floyd has a long record of police brutality

A 46-year old black man named George Floyd was killed by police in Minneapolis on Monday, May 25, 2020. A police officer named Derek Chauvin kneeled on Floyd’s neck, after vaguely accusing hi…

29 May 12:17 Boing Boing 4601305169362260210.html
Magoha team wants exams in February next year

The committee recommends that the 1.8 million KCPE and KCSE candidates be given priority to report to schools in September this year.

29 May 00:00 The Standard 5587226196076266903.html
Kitakyushu declares it is in 2nd wave of coronavirus

The city of Kitakyushu in Japan's southwest said Friday it has been hit by a second wave of coronavirus infections following a recent surge in the number of new cases. "I recognize that we are in the middle of the second wave," Mayor Kenji Kitahashi told a meeting of the…

29 May 07:03 Japan Today 8582716286811343709.html
In three graphs: How bad is coronavirus pandemic in the US?

The coronavirus death toll in the United States has remained the highest in the world for nearly two months – and there is no sign it is slowing down.

29 May 06:00 The New Daily 5848147786446157825.html
Legislative Changes To Support The Wellbeing Of Veterans And Their Families

Minister for Veterans Ron Mark has welcomed the First Reading of a Bill that will make legislative changes to further improve the veterans’ support system.

29 May 07:58 SCOOP 5315658998379876403.html
Minnesota Governor Calls Up National Guard: What It Is and What to Expect

The National Guard, a militia force that exists in each American state, has been activated in Minnesota to help deal with civil unrest for the first time in 12 years....

29 May 11:42 Sputniknews 967333867559276572.html
MPIC aid to help fight Covid-19 hits P348 Million

Infra conglomerate shows compassion via “Tulong-Kapatid”  Makati, Philippines, 26th May 2020 - Donations of key anti-Covid 19 goods and initiatives, namely, food, water, medicines and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) from Metro Pacific Investments Corp. (MPIC) and its subsidiaries, reached P348 million this week. 

29 May 01:20 4715274784324090862.html
South Korea closes over 200 schools again after biggest COVID-19 spike in weeks

More than 200 schools in South Korea have been forced to close -- barely a few days after they re-opened -- due to a dramatic spike in the COVID-19 cases.

29 May 15:34 TheCable Lifestyle 3194590662489835939.html
Quebec says 41 students and staff tested positive for COVID-19 since reopening

A survey of school boards conducted May 25 found that 19 students and 22 staff members were found to be infected in the first two weeks after the reopening

29 May 19:50 The Globe and Mail 68426410720774522.html
Virtual town hall to discuss proposed Chinatown homeless center related to COVID-19 | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Plans for what’s being called a Homeless Triage and CARES Center in Chinatown will be the subject of a “virtual town hall” being held this afternoon by the Institute for Human Services, the project’s sponsor.

29 May 10:05 Star-Advertiser 3439335388052701975.html
CNN crew arrested on live TV amid George Floyd protests in Minneapolis

Correspondent Omar Jimenez, and the crew with him, were handcuffed and detained by Minnesota State Police just after 5 a.m. local time.

29 May 11:28 New York Post 7654946769081233894.html
Maha Education Minister Varsha Gaikwad requests Centre for 12-hour air time on national TV, 2-hour radio slot for school lessons

Maharashtra Education Minister Varsha Gaikwad has written a letter to the Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar and has requested for 12-hour air time on national TV and two-hour radio slot for school lessons amid the lockdown enforced due to the novel coronavirus pandemic.

29 May 10:39 Free Press Journal 9080771787275703058.html
Trump says US to quit WHO, announces mild sanctions against China

US News: US President Donald Trump on Friday announced on Friday he is terminating Washington's relationship with the World Health Organisation and imposing a

29 May 19:19 The Times of India 6060938662990997801.html
Home Guard killed, two others injured

SHILLONG: A home guard was killed and two others were injured when a vehicle, while avoiding checking by the police, rammed into a checkpoint in West Jaintia Hills on Wednesday night.West Jaintia Hills SP, Lakador Syiem said in a statement that aroun

29 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999879401287539.html
Mother of Louisville police shooting victim calls for peace

Taylor, a 26-year-old emergency medical tech, was shot eight times on March 13 after Louisville narcotics detectives knocked down the front door. No drugs were found in the home.

29 May 06:28 Hawaii News Now 8225790205890068507.html
Stranded in paradise: Hundreds of sailors stuck in Pacific due to coronavirus shutdown | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

WELLINGTON, New Zealand >> For as long as she can remember, 28-year-old Kristen Pankratz has shared in her dad’s dream to sail around the world. Life somehow always got in the way. But after giving up her advertising job in Dallas, she finally set sail with her parents in January.

29 May 02:00 Star-Advertiser 3439335388166980674.html
Vietnamese cops bust US$2.6 billion online gambling ring

Vietnamese police have smashed a massive online card ring with revenues estimated at $2.6 billion, the biggest ever bust of its kind in a country ...

29 May 15:10 CNA 5644198862993485033.html
For Muzaffarpur, child-killer disease a bigger scare even in Covid times

India News: Bihar’s Muzaffarpur district, which hit national headlines last year for the death of over 150 children from Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES), is now

29 May 01:24 The Times of India 6060938663363549310.html
This weekend we’re watching: Injustice in a world of racist and classist brutality

Police brutality, institutionalised racism, casual disregard for the poor – foul relics of an oppressive past. We’re not talking about South Africa, but we might as well be. This weekend we’re taking a look at America’s merciless criminal justice system and the innocent people caught in its clutches.

29 May 17:35 Daily Maverick 2373996789176888463.html
Mechanised boats to go for fishing on turn basis

THOOTHUKUDIAfter losing their livelihood for nearly 90 days – 25% of 2020 – the mechanised boat fishermen are gearing up to venture into the sea for fishing from June 1 onwards, but only on turn basis

29 May 14:14 The Hindu 6679535025111006401.html
India's Foreign Ministry asks some officials to quarantine after two positive for virus

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - At least two people working at India’s Foreign Affairs Ministry have tested positive for COVID-19, and the government has asked several officials to self quarantine as a precaution, according to a source and internal e-mails seen by Reuters.

29 May 21:48 Reuters 8334514180281472312.html
U.S. Indicts Chinese, North Korean Agents for Funding Nuclear Program

The United States indicted over two dozen North Koreans for funding Pyongyang’s nuclear and military expansion.

29 May 16:38 Breitbart 3148363491960390025.html
Spain will open gradually to tourism, with Europe first

MADRID: Spain will open gradually to tourism this summer, starting with European countries, and will ensure visitors only go to areas that have ...

29 May 05:09 CNA 5644198862326859137.html
Bulgaria to end quarantine on travel from most of EU

SOFIA (Reuters) - Bulgaria will lift an obligatory 14-day quarantine from June 1 for travellers from most European Union countries, but not those states with the biggest coronavirus outbreaks, the government announced on Friday.

29 May 17:28 Reuters 8334514180921589017.html
Pompeo says Trump to act on Chinese students

The United States will take action to prevent alleged espionage by Chinese students, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Thursday, ahead of an ...

29 May 11:51 CNA 5644198864287376151.html
US To Announce "Certain Decisions" On China On Friday: Donald Trump

The US would announce "certain decisions" on China on Friday, President Donald Trump has said as he emphasised that Beijing should have stopped the coronavirus at the source.

29 May 04:36 5090057682671685811.html
No risk of India losing out on hosting World T20 in 2021, assures Arun Dhumal

BCCI Treasurer Arun Dhumal, in the wake of the recent war of words between the ICC and BCCI, has assured that the country is not at risk of losing on potentially hosting the WT20 in 2021. Earlier, the BCCI had failed to provide a tax exemption letter from the Indian Government to the ICC.

29 May 05:05 SportsCafe 5688863087765605988.html
The Biggest Party In Kyrgyzstan Continues To Splinter Amid Infighting

Kyrgyzstan's largest party, the Social Democrats, suffered a rift last year amid an internal feud of its most prominent members and now another section has split from the main party just months before parliamentary elections.

29 May 11:39 Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty 5891794162225874120.html
West Bengal reports 7 more COVID-19 fatalities, death toll crosses 300

West Bengal reported seven more COVID-19 fatalities on Friday, pushing the death toll due to the disease in the state beyond the 300-mark.

29 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568059473684.html
Covid-19 cases in Pak cross 64,000-mark, death toll 1,317

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

29 May 11:23 Rising Kashmir 9025326239089648974.html
RIP COAG: The national cabinet gets its chance

National cabinet has proven its value when COAG was past its prime.

29 May 05:59 Brisbane Times 2314609340026157816.html
Residents flee as Anambra communities clash over land ownership

Tony Okafor, Awka Three persons were reportedly killed on Friday in a land feud between Urum and Achalla communities in the Awka North Local Government Area of Anambra State. This was the sec...

29 May 20:38 Punch Newspapers 3524240995303032769.html
Married couple executed by firing squad for trying to flee North Korea with nephew

The couple were trying to escape to the south with the 14-year-old boy, to reunite him with is father in the South

29 May 11:23 mirror 675785261022642462.html
Ahmedabad: Fire at Sakar 7 building, one dead

According to fire officials, fire has started in the cable duct of the commercial complex due to short circuit of wiring, resulting in heavy smoke coming out from each floor of the building.

29 May 18:11 The Indian Express 2885715103831703834.html
Peddapalli: Experts committee assesses locust movement

Experts committee constituted by the State government to monitor the movement of locust swarms held a meeting at the NTPC guest house on Friday.

29 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566717022218.html
Protesters set Minneapolis police station on fire

“When the looting starts, the shooting starts,” responds Trump

29 May 12:56 The Asian Age 2126266544249902853.html
Ahmaud Arbery’s killing puts a spotlight on the blurred blue line of citizen’s arrest laws

Laws enabling citizens to apprehend suspects, which date back to medieval England, were historically used in the US to suppress slave revolts.

29 May 12:27 The Conversation 6012421226957692294.html
Minneapolis officer charged with murder

A former Minneapolis police officer involved in the death of George Floyd has been charged with third-degree murder and manslaughter, the Hennepin County attorney Mike Freeman announced Friday

29 May 17:28 TheHill 355432918934349057.html
US charges dozens of North Koreans in $2.5B sanctions-busting scheme

The Justice Department has accused a network of North Korean and Chinese citizens of secretly advancing North Korea’s nuclear weapons program by channeling at least $2.5 billion in illicit payments

29 May 05:20 New York Post 7654946768678411368.html
Coronavirus: Transformed Headley Court Battles 'New Upsurge' In Aftercare Demand

The former defence rehabilitation facility re-opened as the NHS Seacole Centre in response to COVID-19.

29 May 09:30 Forces Network 3883413829168796576.html
City of Moscow revises up its coronavirus death toll for April after criticism

The city of Moscow has issued a revised version of its coronavirus death toll for April after criticism of its initial figures, more than doubling the original tally by using what it said was an alternative counting method. The city initially reported 636 coronavirus-related deaths for April, a figure

29 May 12:34 Yahoo 7097669637713961744.html
First Chhattisgarh CM Ajit Jogi dies at 74

First Chhattisgarh CM Ajit Jogi dies at 74. Jogi, 74, had been battling for life at the private hospital for the last 20 days and suffered a cardiac arrest in the afternoon, they said. He is survived by his wife Renu Jogi, the MLA from Kota constituency, and son Amit Jogi, a former MLA.

29 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372382781667148.html
Colleagues line street for funeral procession of ‘loved and valued’ NHS worker

Mike Brown was known well around Southampton General Hospital for his love of spicy food and cheeky sense of humour.

29 May 13:02 Express & Star 7324224458914937893.html
Donald Trump reiterates offer to ‘mediate’ on India-China border dispute, says PM Modi ‘not in good mood’

China has recently accused India of unilaterally attempting to change the status of the un-demarcated border in Ladakh after troops involved in scuffles.

29 May 04:48 The Statesman 1191309781854796061.html
4.6-magnitude earthquake jolts Rohtak in Haryana, tremors felt in Delhi-NCR

An earthquake measuring 4.6 on the Richter scale jolted the national capital on Friday night. The tremors were also felt in Gurugram and Noida.

29 May 15:41 India Today 4286117812381487222.html
Legislative changes to support the wellbeing of veterans and their families - Govt

Minister for Veterans Ron Mark has welcomed the First Reading of a Bill that will make legislative changes to further improve the veterans’ support system.

29 May 11:25 6138926314159952877.html
The UK wants to join with Trump to form a new global alliance to end China's grip on 5G

Boris Johnson wants to form a technology alliance with the US and other countries amid global anger towards China.

29 May 12:16 Business Insider 6060062399766764920.html
Rad Tourism: Chernobyl Exclusion Zone Reportedly Opens as Ukraine Eases COVID-19 Lockdown

All tourists seeking to enter the exclusion zone would have to wear protective masks and gloves, while people exhibiting symptoms of an acute viral respiratory...

29 May 13:53 Sputniknews 967333869131730861.html
Satellite images show mid-May activity at Chinese base

Satellite images analysed by India Today's Open Source Intelligence Team (OSINT) show movement of large vehicles at the Chinese post in Aksai Chin, the part of Ladakh region occupied by Beijing since the 1962 conflict with India.

29 May 15:08 India Today 4286117812831036761.html
Gov't intervention after Fairmont Norfolk fired all employees

Prestigious hotel closed indefinitely

29 May 12:42 Pulse Live 3606876835021315416.html
‘When The Looting Starts, The Shooting Starts’: Trump Quotes ’60s Police Chief’s Bloody Phrase

President Donald Trump on Friday tweeted a phrase that recalled the racist police violence of the ’60s: “When the looting...

29 May 15:40 Talking Points Memo 4598529367513662326.html
Italian magistrates target Uber Italia over alleged rider exploitation: sources

MILAN (Reuters) - Italian magistrates have placed an Italian unit of Uber Technologies under special administration as part of an investigation into alleged exploitation of food delivery riders, three people familiar with the case said on Friday.

29 May 18:03 Reuters 8334514180387820582.html
Post-Amphan, Bengal tweaks protocol: home quarantine for migrants except from five states

On Wednesday, the Health Department revised standard operating procedures (SOPs) with new screening rules an emphasis on home quarantine.

29 May 04:52 The Indian Express 2885715105021213613.html
Bono East: Tuobodom gets 19.95km road face-lift projects

The Techiman North District Chief Executive Hon Peter Mensah in the Bono East Region has announced that a massive roads programme will soon kick-off to construct and rehabilitate roads across the district as government approves 19.95km Tuobodom and Aworowa town roads in fulfillment of President Nana Addo’s ‘year of Roads' by promise.

29 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495357823648.html
Germany's Merkel rejects Trump invite to attend G7 summit in Washington: Politico

(Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel has refused to accept U.S. President Donald Trump’s invitation to attend an envisaged summit of the Group of Seven (G7) in the United States, Politico reported on Friday.

29 May 23:31 Reuters 8334514181512286179.html
Amy Klobuchar won’t back down from VP bid over prosecutor record criticism

WASHINGTON — Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar on Friday refused to withdraw her bid to become Joe Biden’s vice president after it emerged that she once failed to get charges brought against

29 May 17:39 New York Post 7654946767859030481.html
Columbus protest over George Floyd's death turns violent

Protesters angry over the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis police custody turned out for a demonstration in Columbus that began peacefully but turned violent, leaving smashed storefront windows al

29 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442696736686.html
2 floors of Parliament Annexe building sealed after official tests positive for COVID-19

The sources suggested that there have been a few symptomatic cases of coronavirus among employees working in different secretariats and branches at Parliament and its adjoining buildings.

29 May 12:28 The Financial Express 1288289579926114619.html
Police Vans in MP Blow Sirens, Farmers in Rajasthan Bang Utensils To Scare Away Locusts | Watch

Popularly known as ‘tiddi dal’, locusts are short-horned grasshoppers with highly migratory habits and voracious feeding behaviour

29 May 04:23 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | 7150386083858413979.html
Osaka will let clubs, bars and gyms reopen on Monday

To reopen, the facilities will be required to make a list of customers and introduce a system for the tracking of infected people using QR codes.

29 May 03:08 The Japan Times 6673764368373576203.html
Manning agents question order to shoulder lodging costs for quarantined seafarers

Most manning agency executives are questioning a Department of Labor and Employment order tasking them to shoulder the cost of accommodation for sea-based workers undergoing COVID-19 quarantine procedures.

29 May 21:15 4715274785059846728.html
Jan Shatabdi trains to operate with fewer stoppages from June 1

The Jan Shatabdi special trains between Thiruvananthapuram and Kannur/Kozhikode will lose four stops. 

29 May 04:50 The New Indian Express 4718288653336138642.html
Trump signs executive order aimed at regulating Twitter, FB

Trump signs executive order aimed at regulating Twitter, FB. The order comes a day after Trump accused Twitter of election interference, after it added fact-check links to two of his tweets.

29 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372383397561122.html
Leaving work early leads North Carolina woman to lottery jackpot

May 29 (UPI) -- A North Carolina woman said getting off work early was lucrative when she won a $100,000 lottery jackpot.

29 May 20:49 UPI 8257973864179624074.html
Lockdown 5.0 in Bhopal: People with sweet tooth look tickled pink after two months

The pandemic has also drilled into the mind of everyone the importance of wearing mask.

29 May 23:30 Free Press Journal 9080771787931806422.html
Ghar Wapasi for Shivpal Yadav? Speaker allows Samajwadi Party to withdraw plea seeking his disqualification

Shivpal Yadav, the estranged uncle of Akhilesh Yadav, was elected from the Jaswantnagar assembly constituency in the 2017 State elections.

29 May 09:52 The Financial Express 1288289580846276165.html
Donald Trump uses official White House account to re-send 'violent' banned tweet

The president used the official White House Twitter account to re-share the offending tweet, which was hidden from view on his own account for 'glorifying violence'

29 May 14:14 Metro 970161748311931942.html
Police: Tulane football player arrested after punching girl

A fight at a Waffle House in Louisiana landed a Tulane University football player in jail and a teenage girl in a hospital, police said.

29 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441469532790.html
Monkeys 'ran away with coronavirus test samples after attacking lab technician'

Locals filmed what they say is one of the monkeys sat in a tree chewing one of the sample collection kits

29 May 18:45 men 6694993428122046840.html
With the coronavirus, where government stumbles, litigation will step in

American ambivalence about government has left the courts to play an outsized role responding to public health crises like lead poisoning, asbestos-related illnesses and now, the coronavirus pandemic.

29 May 12:30 The Conversation 6012421226669735076.html
Pervert policeman who was sacked for stalking PC ex-girlfriend is jailed for eight years for grooming two girls aged 13 and 15

A pervert policeman was jailed for eight years for grooming two schoolgirls for sex - and was caught after he was sacked from North Wales Police Force for stalking a female officer. 

29 May 15:18 Mail Online 124328111408401329.html
Akshay Kumar, Sonu Sood support BJP’s Mission Anivarya to supply free sanitary pads to poor women amid lockdown

In the 25-second video, Kumar who starred in the movie Padman, said that "Period (is) not a taboo, women health is a priority for us."

29 May 11:15 The Indian Express 2885715104162032196.html
New normal for TTEs on board spl trains: magnifying glass, masks, gloves instead of coat, tie

For the first time in its 167-year history, the railways' on board ticket checking staff will be without their customary black coats and ties and will instead wear gloves, masks, PPEs and check tickets with magnifying glasses

29 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567164626710.html
In the name of Shramik Special, Railways running 'Corona Express' trains: Mamata

Mamata also said that social distancing norms were not being followed in the Shramik Special trains as they are running at full capacity.The Railways are bringing people from hotspot areas in huge numbers, she added

29 May 13:14 Livemint 6614605819119497353.html
Modi 2.0 fulfils BJP’s core agenda in first year, but Covid-19 throws new challenges

The Modi government executed its ideological agenda at a vigorous pace in its first year in office in its second term, but the economic devastation wrought by Covid-19 has presented the saffron dispen

29 May 11:28 BusinessLine 5283602056565487.html
Trump accuses Twitter of unfair targeting after company labels tweet 'glorifying violence'

President Trump on Friday accused Twitter of unfairly targeting himself and other Republicans, just hours after the social media giant said one of his tweets overnight violated the company’s policies

29 May 11:52 TheHill 355432919655596208.html
India registers biggest single-day spike of 7,466 Covid-19 cases

India News: The death toll due to Covid-19 rose to 4,706 in the country, while the number of cases climbed to 1,65,799, registering an increase of 175 deaths and

29 May 04:56 The Times of India 6060938664530055111.html
Twitter hides Donald Trump tweet for 'glorifying violence'

Twitter hid a tweet from President Donald Trump, accusing him of breaking its rules by 'glorifying violence' in a message that said looters at protests in Minneapolis would be shot

29 May 12:00 Livemint 6614605817671196487.html
Former Chhattisgarh chief minister Ajit Jogi passes away

India News: Former Chhattisgarh chief minister Ajit Jogi passed away on Friday at the age of 74. Ajit Jogi was admitted to a hospital in Raipur on May 9 after he

29 May 14:27 The Times of India 6060938663430370042.html
NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo says New York City is on track to begin reopening the week of June 8th

"We will stay on track by focusing on the hotspots," Cuomo said. "We know down to the zip code where the infection rate is higher than average."

29 May 17:29 Business Insider 6060062400997373695.html
Woody Allen says it became ‘fashionable’ for actors to condemn him: ‘Like eating kale’

Woody Allen continues to fend off criticism about his past and is sending a message to actors persistent in denouncing him.

29 May 18:54 Fox News 7362823820273085867.html
Is there still a case for testing contacts?

Experts say targeted testing and limiting the number of deaths is the way forward

29 May 18:35 The Hindu 6679535025695901483.html
Facebook has done nothing with a Trump post that threatens shooting Minneapolis protesters even as Twitter hides it for 'glorifying violence'

On Friday morning, President Trump threatened protesters in Minneapolis via Twitter and Facebook. But only one platform censored his threat.

29 May 15:11 Business Insider 6060062400514666290.html
Congress hits out at SG for remarks in SC in migrants case

It also questions court’s ‘silence’ over reconstitution of a Gujarat HC Bench that had criticised govt handling of COVID-19

29 May 13:00 The Hindu 6679535025527962873.html
Fire in Ahmedabad building; man jumps off 4th floor, dies

As many as 30 persons had to be rescued from Sakar-7 building, where a fire broke out in a wire duct on the ground floor, while many others managed to come out safely by themselves despite the presence of thick smoke, a fire brigade official said.

29 May 18:38 The Financial Express 1288289580367950795.html
14 Afghan security force members killed in attack claimed by Taliban

KABUL, May 29 — Taliban fighters stormed an Afghan border post today, killing at least 14 security force members, the insurgents and officials said, the latest in a series of attacks since the end of a brief ceasefire. Despite the clashes, Afghan authorities have vowed to press on with efforts to...

29 May 09:54 Malaymail 302165935546341877.html
World coronavirus dispatch: The UK-NZ-Germany success, and Korea's haste

From carmaker Renault laying off 14,600 people, to S&P's downgrading Rolls-Royce to junk, and the third type of coronavirus transmission - read these and more in today's world dispatch

29 May 11:23 Business-Standard 1502508925455113098.html
HC grants bail to 126 accused in Padarayanapura case

The Karnataka High Court on Friday granted bail to 126 accused persons connected to the cases of attack on health workers and the police in Padarayanapura last month.Justice John Michael Cunha passed

29 May 16:30 The Hindu 6679535024839359796.html
Defying Trump, Twitter doubles down on labelling tweets

Twitter has continued to add new fact-checking labels to hundreds of tweets, even as the Trump administration issued an executive order to curtail the legal protections that shield social media companies from liability for the content posted on their platforms.

29 May 09:27 Bdnews24 8119004129773706478.html
Stranded for 2 months, no updates from govt, Indians in North Africa seek help

In neighbouring Algeria, nearly 150 Indians are seeking help from the government to return home.

29 May 04:29 The Indian Express 2885715105109246603.html
Employers say the interpretation of state of emergency regulations a threat to businesses

-Senior Council Raymond Heathcote arguing on behalf of the group of employers says there's no doubt that President Hage Geingob declared the COVID-19 State of Emergency with good intentions but was ill-advised ending up making irrational decisions.

29 May 11:50 nbc - Namibian Broadcasting Corporation 4504921727290012215.html
India Coronavirus Update, May 29: India becomes ninth worst-hit country; Goa, Haryana bat for lockdown extension

Coronavirus (Covid-19) India Latest Update, 29 May: A record jump of 7,466 infections and 175 deaths were recorded in the last 24 hours from across the country, the health ministry said. Of the total, 4,704 are the number of casualties, 89,987 are active cases and 7,1105 people have been treated and discharged so far.

29 May 17:04 The Indian Express 2885715105664538327.html
Restaurants at 50% Capacity, Opening of Gyms: Goa CM Seeks Relaxations For Lockdown 5.0

Pramod Sawant also said that he feels that the ongoing nationwide lockdown will be extended by 15 more days.

29 May 07:59 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | 7150386083789351692.html
Yob smashes 'Uber' driver's car window and kicks off the wing mirrors in furious attack on west London street

A shocking video shows a man, who is described as 'drunk and angry' attacking an 'Uber' driver's car in Hounslow, west London. He picks up a large object and smashes the rear window and kicks the car.

29 May 11:49 Mail Online 124328112446856716.html
Cyber racism and Covid-19: Expert weighs in on hate speech in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, May 29 — Cyber-racism and online hate speeches or comments are nothing new in Malaysia and around the world. However, the issue has seemingly become more prevalent in recent months during the Covid-19 pandemic and the movement control order. Racist hate comments started to dominate...

29 May 04:26 Malaymail 302165936297830402.html
How Nail Salons Are Planning to Reopen Amid COVID-19

Nail salons across the country are re-opening with new preventative measures in place.

29 May 04:01 WWD 5490910669265451565.html
Covid-19 claims another doctor’s life in Lahore

A doctor in her 20s, who had tested positive for Covid-19 over 10 days ago, lost her life at a private hospital in Lahore after battling the infection for days.According to the health department,

29 May 19:45 Pakistan Today 6621510369203113011.html
Coronavirus began spreading in US as early as late January, CDC says

Coronavirus began slowly spreading in the US as early as late January or early February — and went undetected for a month, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The

29 May 22:14 New York Post 7654946767814669759.html
Teacher, four others killed as gunmen attack Plateau community

James Abraham, Jos Five people have been killed by gunmen who attacked a food joint in Miango Community, Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau State. It was learnt that the victims were eati...

29 May 11:28 Punch Newspapers 3524240994380164095.html
Schools reopening: Challenges faced by special needs schools make it a 'difficult sector'

Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi says schools working with learners with special needs may experience some unique challenges in the transition to the new way of operating during the Covid-19 pandemic.

29 May 07:29 News24 3752801376923316303.html
Most Shramik trains: Gujarat, Maharashtra to UP and Bihar

There are signs that the demand for Shramik Specials could be finally ebbing. On Thursday, for instance, merely 35 Shramik Specials were scheduled to depart from various parts of the country.

29 May 01:53 The Indian Express 2885715105289829090.html
29 patrons, owner of entertainment outlet in Ipoh fined RM1,000 each for defying CMCO

IPOH, May 29 — Twenty-nine people, including three women, were fined RM1,000 each by the Magistrate’s Court here today for defying the Conditional movement control order (CMCO) by gathering at an entertainment outlet in Jalan Lau Ek Ching here Tuesday night. All of them pleaded guilty before...

29 May 09:42 Malaymail 302165935825920341.html
Covid-19: Form special cell for students, HRD Minister tells universities

Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' said that a task force has been created in UGC and NCERT to resolve the different issues of students

29 May 01:21 Business-Standard 1502508926319898154.html
Florida committees on reopening schools, campuses holding final meetings Friday

Committees established by two groups, the Florida Education Association (FEA) and the United Faculty of Florida (UFF), to examine the best way to reopen public schools and campuses will hold their final meetings on Friday.

29 May 09:29 ABC Action News - WFTS - Tampa Bay 5911730203740137377.html
Germany's Merkel rejects Trump invite to attend G7 summit in Washington- Politico

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has refused to accept U.S. President Donald Trump’s invitation to attend an envisaged summit of the Group of Seven (G7) in the United States, Politico reported on Friday.

29 May 23:29 Financial Post 2379081492006938503.html
Kosovo's highest court rules new government can be formed without snap elections

Kosovo's Constitutional Court ruled late on Thursday that a new government can be formed without holding a snap election, a decision opposed by the caretaker prime minister's party, which has vowed s…

29 May 01:25 France 24 5635134569997450639.html
Long wait for justice for Peter Ikin's friends as husband charged over death

Frenchman Alexandre Despallieres has been charged with the alleged murder of millionaire music executive Peter Ikin, but he may never make it to trial.

29 May 14:00 WAtoday 6806590900297125268.html
Man arrested after Nechells tower block blaze at Humber Tower

A 43-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of arson following an early hours blaze at Humber Tower in Nechells. Around 40 firefighters were called to the incident

29 May 07:49 birminghammail 8288260686783654495.html
Donald Trump Defends and Explains 'Looting' and 'Shooting' Statement

President Donald Trump defended a statement he made early Friday morning, that "when the looting starts, the shooting starts."

29 May 20:00 Breitbart 3148363492133623023.html
How Amy Klobuchar Is Tied to The Minneapolis Chaos Over George Floyd's Death...And It's Not Good

Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) had a better than expected 2020

29 May 01:24 Townhall 6083908948315416161.html
'Lockdown boredom led me to smoke more weed’

Reece had big plans for his time during lockdown but instead he has found himself smoking drugs.

29 May 23:40 BBC News 3883826127596484075.html
Illinois, New Jersey, and New York are the only states reopening according to federal guidelines, a ProPublica analysis found

The three states have yet to fully lift stay-at-home orders, which have been in place for roughly the same duration, per the ProPublica analysis.

29 May 08:42 Business Insider 6060062399949484755.html
'I don’t want to give my press officer a heart attack': Leo Varadkar defends two metre social distancing ahead of Bank Holiday

Mr Varadkar thanked the public for their response to the guidelines to date and said if they had not been introduced there could have been 30,000 deaths from Covid-19.

29 May 10:18 Irishexaminer 8196011179281745726.html
Only 4 Shramik trains took over 72 hrs to reach: Railways

Only 4 Shramik trains took over 72 hrs to reach: Railways. The clarifications came amid criticism over delays that the migrant trains were getting 'lost' before reaching their destinations. Till May 28, Yadav said, 3,840 Shramik Specials operated ferrying a total of 52 lakh passengers.

29 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372383521922196.html
Hong Kong's freedom is vanishing in front of us

Xi Jinping's power grab is turning the territory's special status into nothing but a hollowed-out facade

29 May 04:46 Australian Financial Review 3974284487050551631.html
Violent protests in Minneapolis over police killing of black man

Fires continued to burn and one person was dead in Minneapolis of angry protests over the police killing of an African American man while in custody.

29 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567481917253.html
The rushed easing of lockdown measures could devastate Italy

When the novel coronavirus began spreading across the world earlier this year, Italy quickly became one of Europe's worst-affected countries and went into lockdown. Schools, shops, leisure centres and churches were swiftly shut and all Italians were told to remain indoors as much as possible.

29 May 07:17 Aljazeera 6642629763202396518.html
China rejects Trump’s offer to mediate in Sino-India border standoff; says both countries does not need intervention of ‘third party’

Reacting for the first time to the US president's offer, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian said, the two countries did not want the "intervention" from a third party to resolve the current military standoff.

29 May 15:13 The Financial Express 1288289581017216970.html
Now, a new record every day: Telangana records 158 new Covid-19 cases, 4 deaths

Telangana's toll in the pandemic has now risen to 67

29 May 06:14 Deccan Chronicle 7881006363745912388.html
Coronavirus could deepen Britain’s North-South divide, Sir Keir Starmer says

The Labour leader also says ‘a huge debt of gratitude’ is owed to key workers.

29 May 23:02 Express & Star 7324224459408402998.html
Bulgaria to lift travel ban on Australian convicted of murder

The decision comes after Bulgaria's highest appeals court dismissed a request by the former chief prosecutor to review the parole granted to Jock Palfreeman in September. Palfreeman's parole angered nationalist politicians who have decried his release from prison, while the government's

29 May 12:17 Yahoo 7097669638311922428.html
Home quarantine patients to be placed in Navotas CIF, hospital

THE Navotas City Government will place persons confirmed positive for coronavirus disease (COVID)-19 who were still under home quarantine to the community isolation facility (CIF) while those who have higher risk for severe complications due to certain health conditions will be admitted to Navotas City Hospital.

29 May 08:04 Journal Online 6375127392345569558.html
Welcome to Cold War 2.0

The burgeoning conflict between China and the United States could escalate into an ideological competition that splits the world, and the latest fracas over Hong Kong's autonomy is a potential tipping point.

29 May 01:20 Australian Financial Review 3974284488128651429.html
Twitter Slaps Notice on Trump Minneapolis Tweet, Saying It Glorifies Violence

The tweet "violated the Twitter rules about glorifying violence. However, Twitter has determined that it may be in the public’s interest for the tweet to remain accessible."

29 May 08:33 The Hollywood Reporter 121801342710217226.html
The Fort Detrick horror: a closer look at the US’ largest biochemical weapons research center

The Trump administration seems to turn a blind eye to growing international appeals for an investigation into an infectious disease research lab under the US Army, which once again shows its irresponsibility and arrogance on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, observers said.

29 May 21:53 Global Times 7829414521107823423.html
Minnesota police arrest CNN reporter on air covering Minneapolis protests

The Minnesota State Patrol arrested a CNN reporter reporting live on television early Friday morning while covering the Minneapolis protests, without giving any reason, and led him and three crew members away in handcuffs.

29 May 12:14 India Today 4286117813146007091.html
In Johor, 10 Bersatu divisions claim to support sacking of Dr Mahathir and co

JOHOR BARU, May 29 — A total of 10 out of 26 Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Bersatu) divisions in Johor claim to support the dismissal of Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and four other leaders. Johor Bersatu deputy chief Senator Md Nasir Hashim said that the matter has the support of 10 of the state’s...

29 May 08:04 Malaymail 302165935670556999.html
Four closed Derbyshire railway stations could be set to reopen

They're on the Chesterfield to Sheffield line

29 May 05:00 Derbyshire Live 9061707930431049886.html
PM Modi not in ‘good mood’ over border row with China, says Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump had earlier offered to mediate between India and China

29 May 00:51 The Hindu 6679535024509175762.html
Monkeys steal samples of suspected COVID patients

AGENCIES Meerut In a bizarre incident, a troop of monkeys on Friday ran away with coronavirus test samples from the Meerut Medical College in Uttar Prades

29 May 15:47 The Navhind Times 3656927214726412592.html
People will have to limit contact for a long time into the future – expert

People will have to limit their contacts with other people for a long time into the future despite the pandemic easing, a health expert has said.

29 May 08:53 independent 5894610844952753610.html
Access to Justice, Time to Log-in?

The unprecedented situation that we are faced with today has thrown-in new challenges. While we learn to live under the new scenario, the Justice Delivery

29 May 03:25 Greater Kashmir 4662909092022007812.html
Indian Lake Apocalypse: Tonnes of Dead Fish Float in India's IT Hub Bengaluru - Video

New Delhi (Sputnik): Scores of dead fishes were found floating in India’s Kommaghatta lake in Bengaluru on Friday. Locals allege that the lake has become a dumping...

29 May 16:37 Sputniknews 967333868335253380.html
Vandals are repeatedly draining part of the Erewash Canal and nobody knows why

'I honestly can’t begin to understand what’s going through the vandals' minds'

29 May 14:04 NottinghamshireLive 5149776701889475085.html
Brian Stelter, Washington Post face backlash for comparing arrest of CNN crew to George Floyd's death

CNN media correspondent Brian Stelter and the Washington Post are facing intense backlash for attempting to compare the arrest of a CNN crew while covering the Minneapolis riots to the tragic death of George Floyd. 

29 May 20:49 Fox News 7362823819910802593.html
Appreciate difficulties of PMC bank depositors on moratorium on withdrawals, Delhi HC to Centre, RBI

A bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice Prateek Jalan said upon receipt of any representation from any individual or group of depositors in this regard,

29 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964461322308.html
Congress demands white paper on health dept purchases in Himachal Pradesh

Leader of opposition in Himachal Pradesh, Mukesh Agnihotri today asked the Bharatiya Janata Party government in state to come out with a white paper.

29 May 19:12 The Statesman 1191309782532227705.html
With New Cross River Traffic Law, tax exemption for the poor is meaningless, Motorists

Cross State government has directly or indirectly reintroduced tax payment by the poor and less privileged in the state with the introduction of a new traffic regulatory law and agency.

29 May 17:05 The Guardian 7580308505519638988.html
Remand extension for suspected drunk driver involved in fatal collision in Kuantan

KUANTAN, May 29 — The remand order on a fish wholesaler suspected of driving under the influence of alcohol, which allegedly led to the death of an Alam Flora Sdn Bhd supervisor last Monday, has been extended another three days. Kuantan district police chief ACP Mohamad Noor Yusof Ali confirmed...

29 May 08:35 Malaymail 302165934708565351.html
Round Three! Boxer Amir Khan ignores Covid lockdown rules AGAIN to host family party for his daughter's sixth birthday

The boxer and wife Faryal Makhdoom held the surprise bash for Lamaisah at their home in Bolton and he could not resist posting a video of events to his 1.3 million Instagram followers.

29 May 15:20 Mail Online 124328111611820319.html
Afghan government says Taliban attack on checkpoint kills 14

The Taliban took responsibility for Thursday's attack in Paktia province, calling it a "defensive action," without elaborating.

29 May 11:27 The Economic Times 7653256036727103405.html
Gujarat: Body of man found hanging exhumed after family raised doubts

The family immediately informed the police and demanded that the body be exhumed and the death be investigated. “The body had been sent for postmortem. Prima facie, it is a case of suicide. There are no signs of murder.

29 May 01:04 The Indian Express 2885715104055993404.html
Registrar hacked court computer to create fake intervention order

A judicial registrar hacked into a court's computer system and created a false intervention order against a friend's ex-partner, and entered a magistrate's identification to have it issued.

29 May 06:48 The Age 7967730562966944868.html
7 People Shot In Louisville—1 In Critical Condition—As Violent Protests Erupt Across The Country

Protesters were demanding justice for Breonna Taylor, a black woman who was killed by police in her home in March.

29 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532255724567.html
Trump's Social Media Executive Order Would Turn FCC Into 'President's Speech Police,' Commissioner Says

The order is expected to be signed by Trump later on Thursday

29 May 01:08 TheWrap 2361432282145860010.html
Man charged with providing carpooling services during circuit breaker

A 53-year-old man was charged in court yesterday with providing carpooling services during the circuit breaker period. Ng Chiang Huat, a Singapore permanent resident, was slapped with three charges. On April 23, Ng allegedly left home without a reasonable excuse...

29 May 06:00 thenewpaper 2217039562781264000.html
Read the full executive order about social media companies that President Trump signed

Here is the full text of President Trump’s executive order relating to social media, published by the White House on Thursday May 28, 2020.

29 May 01:34 Business Insider Malaysia 8325046883580802167.html
Mumbai coronavirus update: 99% ICU beds in hospitals are occupied, says BMC

Mumbai, India's financial hub, recorded over 35,000 coronavirus cases.Out of 645 ICU beds in Mumbai, 99% were occupied, according to the data released by BMC

29 May 09:05 Livemint 6614605819620890878.html
Parktown Boys' High principal back at work as GDE wraps up Enock Mpianzi probe

Malcolm Williams was suspended by Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi in January as part of the process to investigate the tragic death of 13-year-old Enock Mpianzi at the beginning of the year.

29 May 00:00 2308610107991145896.html
Florida governor asks court to stay felon voting ruling

Florida governor asks court to stay felon voting ruling

29 May 00:00 5710361975557575894.html
Joshua Wong: Hong Kong Cannot Prosper Without Autonomy

The prosperity of Hong Kong is based on its autonomy, not Beijing’s dictatorship, writes Hong Kong activists Joshua Wong and Glacier Kwong.

29 May 14:13 Yahoo 7097669638010632916.html
Children's home backed for approval despite residents' concern

Plans to allow a former activity centre to be converted into a children’s home have been strongly criticised by residents.

29 May 08:40 Shropshire Star 3480199993283279224.html
West Belfast father died from cancer days after meeting first grandchild

A WEST Belfast father has lost a year-long battle with cancer just two days after the joy of meeting his first grandchild.

29 May 01:00 The Irish News 993066257423425.html
Donald Trump campaign resumes in-person fundraisers in June. What COVID-19?

• One Trump fundraising event in Dallas next month has a price tag of $580,600 per couple. Impeached president Donald Trump is scheduled to headline in-person fundraisers as early as June, which wo…

29 May 22:56 Boing Boing 4601305170252282838.html
UP Police Book Two Aligarh Muslim Univerity Students For Pro-Pakistan Post On Social Media

The two have been booked under sections 153A and 153B of IPC, and Section 66D of the IT Act.

29 May 11:08 Swarajya 4977622829116269666.html
Coronavirus | Chennai Corporation begins work on largest care centre

Facility in Pulianthope will house 1,728 patients; bed capacity to hit 10,000 soon

29 May 18:46 The Hindu 6679535025245089532.html
Explained: Trump’s order targeting social media sites

US News: President Donald Trump signed an executive order Thursday targeting legal protections that keep people from suing social media websites. The move foll

29 May 10:57 The Times of India 6060938664241182515.html
Minnesota AG Expects Criminal Charges Against Police Officers Involved In George Floyd’s Death

Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison said on Friday morning that he expected the four Minneapolis police officers who were involved...

29 May 13:12 Talking Points Memo 4598529365779777861.html
Maharashtra continues to add to Karnataka’s COVID-19 tally; 178 new cases reported

Other than returnees from Maharashtra, the 178 cases include five, who have come from Delhi, and one each from Andhra Pradesh, Rajasthan and Tamil Nadu.

29 May 15:37 The Financial Express 1288289579892559213.html
George Floyd Protest In New York Met With "Aggressive" Police Response, Multiple Arrests

Videos show protesters chanting "I Can't Breathe" — the final words of both Eric Garner and now Floyd, who died on Monday after a Minneapolis officer, pressed his knee into Floyd's neck

29 May 00:00 Sahara Reporters 4209699744680000042.html
Spring 2020 the sunniest since records began – Met Office

This month is also set to be the driest May for 124 years.

29 May 16:24 Shropshire Star 3480199992028169287.html
China plans to extend curbs on international flights till June 30: US embassy

China has drastically cut such flights since March to allay concerns over infections brought by arriving passengers. A so-called “Five One” policy allows mainland carriers to fly just one flight a week on one route to any country and foreign airlines to operate just one flight a week to China.

29 May 08:57 Hindustan Times 696565557219422375.html
Forget imaginary conversations with Modi, Trump didn't even know India-China share a border

On Friday morning, US President Donald Trump claimed to have had conversation with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the Indo-China border issue.

29 May 06:07 Free Press Journal 9080771787520765213.html
Budapest marks anniversary of deadly Danube boat disaster

The Hungarian capital Budapest on Friday marked the anniversary of one its worst-ever shipping disasters, the sinking of a sightseeing vessel on the Danube which killed at least 27 people, mostly South Korean tourists.

29 May 12:30 Digital Journal 4566489172198366132.html
Heavy rain forecast for Thiruvananthapuram district

Yellow alert issued, four shutters of Aruvikkara dam raised

29 May 18:35 The Hindu 6679535024781625682.html
Europe moves ahead with lockdown easing, but caution in Asia

Several European countries including France and Britain on Thursday moved to further lift crippling coronavirus lockdown measures, but fresh restrictions in parts of Asia signaled the crisis is far from over.

29 May 10:45 The Jakarta Post 7678601102735520080.html
Videos: White House Under Lockdown Amid 'Justice for Floyd' Protests in Washington, DC

The White House was placed under lockdown on Friday evening as thousands of protesters in Washington, DC converged on the presidential mansion demanding justice for...

29 May 22:31 Sputniknews 967333868202066195.html
Urgent Need To Plug Information Gaps On Clinical Covid Infections

The lack of detail on the transmission of Covid-19 in clinical environments will send shudders through the health workforce, says the Association of Salaried Medical Specialists.

29 May 14:30 SCOOP 5315658999518095970.html
READERS’ LETTERS: Forget Dominic Cummings, let’s focus on real problems

Sir, – Having witnessed the unprecedented outpouring of faux outrage regarding the recent actions of Dominic Cummings, perhaps now would be a good a time to bring the incident in to perspective and move forward and focus on the real issues facing society today.

29 May 12:33 The Courier 4275302766794173347.html
Coronavirus lockdown | Eight States, UTs yet to lift foodgrains meant for migrant workers

Eight States have so far not lifted any foodgrains allocated by the Centre under the Atma Nirbhar Bharat package, which aims to ensure free supply of foodgrains to all migrants who are not covered und

29 May 15:37 The Hindu 6679535025211323193.html
Deadly drunk gets 17 years

A South Carolina man convicted of driving under the influence for a fourth time was sentenced to 17 years in prison in connection with a crash last year that left a 66-year-old man dead.

29 May 06:32 Castanet 616068603477524565.html
In broadside against China, Trump moves toward ending Hong Kong privileges

WASHINGTON/HONG KONG — President Donald Trump on Friday ordered his administration to begin the process of eliminating special U.

29 May 22:59 Financial Post 2379081492331549193.html
Minneapolis police precinct burns as George Floyd protests erupt across the nation

Protesters breached and burned a Minneapolis police precinct on Thursday night as unrest continued to rock the city following the death of George Floyd.

29 May 10:42 TheHill 355432918951478164.html
Barr says federal investigation of George Floyd ‘proceeding quickly’

Attorney General Bill Barr on Friday said that the Justice Department and the FBI's “independent investigation” into the death of George Floyd to determine whether any federal civil rights laws were violated is "proceeding quickly." 

29 May 19:23 Fox News 7362823821427847883.html
Super Saturday salute looms with WA hospitality players back in the game

WA's small bar and restaurant players can resume their bustling trade from June 6 along with clubs, pubs and hotels.

29 May 06:34 WAtoday 6806590900609452464.html
DMO faults Reps, says lawmakers approved $3.18bn Chinese loans

Ihuoma Chiedozie, Abuja The Debt Management Office has said all the loans collected by the Federal Government from China, which are being scrutinised by the House of Representatives, were approved...

29 May 04:11 Punch Newspapers 3524240995412558322.html
'Extremely vicious': Two lions attack female zoo keeper

A female zookeeper has been airlifted to hospital after an "extremely vicious" attack by two lions inside a zoo enclosure on the New South Wales...

29 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079372040962.html
Keeping hope alive: the push to revive the Statement from the Heart

Three years after the signing of the historic Uluru declaration, a fresh push to revive its political momentum is underway.

29 May 14:02 Brisbane Times 2314609340139018076.html
Zaira Wasim Compared the Attack of Locusts to the Havoc of Allah -

The year 2020 is creating trouble in front of people one by one. Locusts from Pakistan have now become a

29 May 07:08 News Hunt Media 8859517517678389708.html
City police begin booking drug peddlers under PIT NDPS Act

The city police have begun booking habitual drug peddlers under the Prevention of Illicit Traffic in Narcotics Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (PIT NDPS) Act, 1988, a law under which preventive dete

29 May 19:33 The Hindu 6679535026131589310.html
China signals a complete ban on the eating of dog meat ahead of notorious Yulin festival with new rules to classify dogs as 'companion animals'

China has hinted that it could ban dog meat from the dinner table after approving a proposed directive to classify dogs as companion animals instead of farm animals officially.

29 May 08:13 Mail Online 124328111092001063.html
Government to reopen primary and secondary schools at the end of August

It may not be possible for all students to attend class every day, Varadkar said today.

29 May 14:51 6446904417886868975.html
Racially charged violence rages for third night in Minneapolis

A third night of racially charged arson, looting and vandalism gripped Minneapolis as protesters vented rage over the death of an unarmed black man after a white police officer knelt on his neck as he lay on the ground following arrest.

29 May 17:31 The Jakarta Post 7678601103329447117.html
'Something to hide': UK government accused over Covid-19 tests

Number of people tested for coronavirus for seventh day running has not been disclosed

29 May 20:56 the Guardian 1491978795453613478.html
'Not one rupee has come to states to fight COVID'

'Not one rupee has come to states to fight COVID'. 'The stimulus packages, sector reliefs, loans etc are coming to industry, but state governments have not got any money from GST, no money from excise, no money from any income source.'

29 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372384584331949.html
Paul Ngei’s Daughters Seek To Block Adopted Brother From Being Beneficiary To Estate

Late veteran Paul Ngei's daughters have sought to have his adopted son blocked from being included as a beneficiary to his estate.According to the Standard, one of the daughters, Elizabeth Nduku M

29 May 08:45 KahawaTungu 3304128542870655737.html
Paid sick leave mandates hold promise in containing COVID-19

Mandates like those found in the federal government's Families First Coronavirus Response Act may be helping to slow the pandemic.

29 May 00:00 ScienceDaily 600754801299871248.html
Sheffield City Council advises against schools reopening on Monday

The South Yorkshire authority has cited fears that the test and trace system will not be ‘robust enough’ by next week.

29 May 10:37 Jersey Evening Post 6141642774445710117.html
Inside a COVID-19 hospital in India, doctors see no end in sight

(This May 28 story, adds dropped word “Smart” in paragraph 4 and corrects designation in paragraph 12 to nurse, not doctor)

29 May 06:21 Reuters 8334514181143434627.html
Trudeau weighs easing U.S. travel ban and speaks out on race