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Coronavirus cases surge in Russian Federation, tally now third highest globally

Coronavirus cases surge in Russian Federation, tally now third highest globally

He said Russian Federation is starting to exit "gradually and very carefully" from coronavirus-related restrictions, some of which will be maintained for some territories and enterprises. Moscow Mayo...

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In leaked call, Obama describes Trump handling of virus as chaotic

In leaked call, Obama describes Trump handling of virus as chaotic

Mr. Obama called the U.S. handling of the pandemic "an absolute chaotic disaster". The call was meant to encourage former Obama staffers to become more engaged in ex-vice president Joe Biden's Whi...

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Belarus Hosts Large Military Parade Despite Sharply Rising Coronavirus Infections

Belarus Hosts Large Military Parade Despite Sharply Rising Coronavirus Infections

The President of Belarus, Alexander Lukashenko, has practically ignored the coronavirus - unlike most leaders of European nations, including Putin, who have ordered closings. He told such critics: "Do...

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COVID-19 flares up in Seoul's main leisure district

COVID-19 flares up in Seoul's main leisure district

Although South Korea is admired worldwide for how it managed to dramatically reduce infections and contain the disease, things are far from business as usual in the country. He added that rules such...

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Canadian teen busted going nearly 200 miles per hour in dad's auto

Canadian teen busted going nearly 200 miles per hour in dad's auto

The teen driver had a 19-year-old male passenger beside him, and Schmidt was at a loss for words over how much risk the driver put himself and his companion in. The driver could face a fine of up to $...

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Interpol issues red notice for diplomat's wife Anne Sacoolas over United Kingdom death

Interpol issues red notice for diplomat's wife Anne Sacoolas over United Kingdom death

Air Force listening station at RAF Croughton and returned to the U.S. on September 15, sparking an global outcry. An email sent to 19-year-old Dunn's parents from the Northamptonshire Police, which ...

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Chief Justice Roberts Temporarily Blocks Release Of Redacted Mueller Materials

Chief Justice Roberts Temporarily Blocks Release Of Redacted Mueller Materials

Unlike recent presidents, Trump has refused to disclose his tax returns and other materials that would shed light on the scope of his wealth and his family-run real estate business. At the time of his...

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Sioux tribe rejects governor's request to remove checkpoints

Sioux tribe rejects governor's request to remove checkpoints

For Runner Bear, Noem's request with a threat of legal action if the checkpoints are not removed, comes down to the sovereignty of tribes. "It's basically middle of nowhere", Frazier said, noting ...

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Iran Says Ready to Swap Prisoners with US

An Iranian government spokesman said Sunday that Tehran had offered "some time ago" to exchange all Iranian and USA prisoners but was waiting for a response from the United States. The punishing finan...

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Nepal objects to Kailash Mansarovar road

Nepal objects to Kailash Mansarovar road

The Nepal foreign ministry also placed on record the fact that Kathmandu had twice proposed dates for a foreign secretaries' meeting to address the boundary issues, but India had not responded till ...

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New York State's Plans To Re-Open Post-Coronavirus Unveiled

New York State's Plans To Re-Open Post-Coronavirus Unveiled

Long Island now meets five of the state's seven benchmarks to move into the first phase of reopening, which will reintroduce construction, manufacturing, wholesale supply chain facilities, and select ...

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Manmohan Singh admitted to AIIMS after complaining of chest pain

Manmohan Singh admitted to AIIMS after complaining of chest pain

In April, Singh had also accepted Punjab chief minister Capt Amarinder Singh's request to guide the state government in restoring the state's growth and the economy once the Covid-19 crisis ends. "Con...

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China infections rise as new city cluster emerges

China infections rise as new city cluster emerges

The number of asymptomatic cases in China is not known, as they only appear on the radar of health officials when they show up positive during tests conducted as part of contact tracing and health che...

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Taliban attack kills six in Afghanistan

Taliban attack kills six in Afghanistan

Both the Taliban and the Islamic State group are active in Kabul and its surroundings and both frequently target the military and civilians. Militants have carried out several roadside bombings an...

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Obama calls Trump Administration’s COVID-19 response ‘chaotic disaster’

Obama calls Trump Administration’s COVID-19 response ‘chaotic disaster’

Mr Trump's approach to government was partly to blame for the USA response to coronavirus , Mr Obama said . When show host Maria Bartiromo asked Powell if she believed Obama was directly involved,...

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Iran cites coronavirus, and says it`s ready for prisoner swap with US

Iranian officials said Sunday they are ready for a prisoner exchange with the USA but that they have yet to hear from US officials. Tehran and Washington have grown more hostile towards each other s...

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Matt Lucas' spoof of Boris Johnson's coronavirus announcement takes off online

Matt Lucas' spoof of Boris Johnson's coronavirus announcement takes off online

Prime Minister Boris Johnson outlined plans Sunday for a phased reopening of Britain's economy, citing decreasing coronavirus hospitalizations and deaths, and asked anyone who can not perform their ...

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Train passengers to be compulsorily screened as Railways resumes operations Tuesday

Train passengers to be compulsorily screened as Railways resumes operations Tuesday

The temperature inside AC coaches shall be suitably regulated for this goal. As travelling in centralised AC environment with asymptomatic passengers is a possibility, only those who have a strong n...

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SOP to travel by special trains issued; Check detail to avoid inconveniences

Initially, 15 pairs of trains (30 return journeys) will be operated from New Delhi to a few stations across the country. Booking for reservation in these trains will start from 4 pm today. Further, ...

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Two Children Die From Severe Illness Linked To Coronavirus

Two Children Die From Severe Illness Linked To Coronavirus

So how is this illness linked to COVID-19 similar to the Kawasaki disease? "We're not so sure that that is the fact anymore". Today's new order addresses a controversial policy that continues to t...

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Eleven captured for failed maritime 'invasion' of Venezuela

Eleven captured for failed maritime 'invasion' of Venezuela

It would be slightly different. "I know nothing about it. I think the government has nothing to do with it at all, and I have to find out what happened", Mr Trump said. Donald Trump has mocked the r...

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Vice President Mike Pence to self-isolate

Vice President Mike Pence to self-isolate

The statement said he felt fine and has no symptoms. Fauci also tested negative, but also made contact with a staffer who has tested positive for the coronavirus . Throughout the almost eight weeks o...

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After Clash With Indian Soldiers In Sikkim, China's Guarded Response

After Clash With Indian Soldiers In Sikkim, China's Guarded Response

Saturday's confrontation took place in the Naku La sector of the border, close to the Nathu La crossing in the northeastern state of Sikkim, which sits at an altitude of some 15,000 feet. A stalemat...

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'Absolute chaotic disaster': Obama slams Trump administration's handling of coronavirus

'Absolute chaotic disaster': Obama slams Trump administration's handling of coronavirus

McFarland said Monday. The U.S. now leads the world in confirmed Covid-19 infections, with almost 1.3 million as of Saturday. During the call, Obama said his Republican successor's approach to gover...

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UK Considers 14-Day Quarantine on All Air Passengers

UK Considers 14-Day Quarantine on All Air Passengers

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said in a televised address on Sunday that to prevent re-infection from overseas "it will soon be the time .to impose quarantine on people coming into this countr...

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Iran warship accidentally 'hit by missile' during military drill

Iran warship accidentally 'hit by missile' during military drill

The accident occured when a number of vessels belonging to the Iranian Navy were conducting exercises. Details are sketchy at this point. The missile struck the Konarak, a missile launching suppor...

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New Zealand to ease some coronavirus restrictions from Thursday

New Zealand to ease some coronavirus restrictions from Thursday

Lockdown restrictions in New Zealand were among the strictest in the world, with food, medicines and brief bouts of exercise the only activities New Zealanders were permitted to leave their home for...

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Pro-democracy and pro-Beijing lawmakers clash in Hong Kong parliament

Pro-democracy and pro-Beijing lawmakers clash in Hong Kong parliament

The opposing camps have been in a months-long standoff over electing a chair for the committee , which is responsible for scrutinizing bills before they are sent for a final vote. The legislature's l...

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Italian woman returns home after 18-month African kidnapping

Italian woman returns home after 18-month African kidnapping

She hugged her mother and other family members, and touched elbows instead of shaking hands with Italian Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio. No group claimed responsibility for the kidnapping, which broug...

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'Of course, I'm worried': PM Trudeau expresses concern about Quebec's reopening plans

'Of course, I'm worried': PM Trudeau expresses concern about Quebec's reopening plans

Trudeau on Saturday said Canada has now received 23 planeloads of personal protective equipment. The office of Procurement Minister Anita Anand said Friday that of the almost 11 million masks rece...

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UK Govt set to introduce 14-day quarantine for arrivals

UK Govt set to introduce 14-day quarantine for arrivals

Britain plans to introduce a 14-day mandatory quarantine for global arrivals, media reports said Saturday, sparking alarm among airports and airlines already suffering from the coronavirus pandemic. "...

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Turkey warns Libya's Haftar of military escalation

Turkey warns Libya's Haftar of military escalation

A vehicle wreckage is seen near buildings after a rocket attack by warlord Khalifa Haftar's militia on Bab Bin Ghashir area of Tripoli, Libya on May 9, 2020. Al-Sarraj announced in an interview with t...

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Germany sees rising coronavirus infection rate, lockdown protests days after easing restrictions

Germany sees rising coronavirus infection rate, lockdown protests days after easing restrictions

All shops are allowed to reopen, people will gradually return to class and Germany's top football league, the Bundesliga will restart this weekend. The Robert Koch Institute said on Sunday that G...

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Five visitors allowed into homes from Sunday

Five visitors allowed into homes from Sunday

Customers will need to book in advance, meaning people will not be allowed to wait around for a seat. "Most of our cases continue to be Queenslanders returning home from overseas and we would expect...

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In Singapore, a Spot robot reminds park visitor to respect distancing measures

In Singapore, a Spot robot reminds park visitor to respect distancing measures

At the same time, NParks is using Spot to estimate the number of visitors in the park as the robot is equipped with plenty of sensors including camera. Another robot, in the shape of a small auto, h...

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