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India's Covid-19 stimulus package nearly equal to Pakistan's GDP

India's Covid-19 stimulus package nearly equal to Pakistan's GDP

At a time when the definition of self-reliance is changing to look inward, the Prime Minister said India's hoary past advocates "Vasudeva kutumbakam" (Whole world is a family) and that the country wou...

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Schools across England will reopen in phases, says education secretary

Schools across England will reopen in phases, says education secretary

They have been shut nationwide since March 18 - three days before the full lockdown was revealed by Boris Johnson. Responding to questions about when schools will reopen, Williamson said that it wil...

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Iran’s Zarif Hits Back at US’ Hook over JCPOA Remarks

Iran’s Zarif Hits Back at US’ Hook over JCPOA Remarks

China's mission to the United Nations in NY said that by quitting the Iran nuclear deal in 2018, Washington had "failed to meet its obligations" under a 2015 Security Council resolution that enshrin...

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WHO Warns Coronavirus Could Be Here to Stay

The virus has so far infected 4.3 million people worldwide and led to almost 300,000 deaths. "In some senses, we have control over that future, but it's going to take a massive effort to do it", he...

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Dogs go through 'teenage' phase when they hit puberty

Dogs go through 'teenage' phase when they hit puberty

If Dr Naomi Harvey, a zoologist who worked on the research is to be believed then the dogs behave differently only with their owner and are more or less well behaved when it came to unknown people. Lu...

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Netanyahu Delays Swearing-in of Unity Government Until Sunday over Infighting

Netanyahu Delays Swearing-in of Unity Government Until Sunday over Infighting

He and Mr Gantz, a former military chief, announced last month that they would put their differences aside to steer the country through the coronavirus crisis and its economic fallout. "The jury is st...

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Japan lifts state of emergency across most regions

The state of emergency is still in force in Tokyo, the country's capital, and in the second-largest urban area, Osaka, as he tries to cushion the economic blow while stopping the spread of the virus. ...

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U.S. alerts researchers to protect virus study from Chinese hackers

U.S. alerts researchers to protect virus study from Chinese hackers

Coronavirus-related research and data have emerged as a key intelligence priority for hackers of all stripes and Western intelligence organisations have repeatedly sounded the alarm over the targeting...

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Trump slams Biden for denying involvement in Flynn case despite 'unmasking' list

Trump slams Biden for denying involvement in Flynn case despite 'unmasking' list

He has called it "the biggest political crime in American history". Evidence that only recently emerged in the Flynn case showed that the leadership of the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the De...

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Roche in talks with Britain on Covid-19 antibody test

Roche in talks with Britain on Covid-19 antibody test

Number 10 said the new antibody test would "certainly" be available on the NHS but commercial discussions with Roche are ongoing. The examination found the test to be "highly specific", with an ac...

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Taliban claim responsibility for deadly attack on Afghan army base

Taliban claim responsibility for deadly attack on Afghan army base

Mr Pompeo called the twin assaults appalling but said the Taliban , who signed a February 29 accord with the United States in his presence in Qatar, denied carrying them out. "He reiterates that atta...

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Ramaphosa: Govt to start move to level 3

Ramaphosa: Govt to start move to level 3

Ramaphosa said the decision to continue loosening the lockdown was also based on a "low and stable" percentage of positive cases among tested samples. "We will immediately begin a process of consultat...

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Gov. Evers' Statement On Wisconsin Supreme Court Ruling

Gov. Evers' Statement On Wisconsin Supreme Court Ruling

Nick's Bar in Platteville , Wis., shared a photo on Twitter with the caption: "45 minutes after the bars open in Wisconsin" showing the establishment packed with mostly young people, none of whom were...

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Donald Trump says doctors warnings were

Donald Trump says doctors warnings were "not acceptable"

US President Donald Trump broke Wednesday with the nation's top infectious disease expert over his warning of a coronavirus resurgence if proper precautions are not taken as states reopen. Deborah ...

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Sanofi walks back after saying US would get vaccine first

Sanofi walks back after saying US would get vaccine first

Junior economy minister Agnes Pannier-Runacher described it as " unacceptable " that any country would be given " privileged access " on a " financial pretext ". Their project is being funded in part ...

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Robert De Niro: 'Coronavirus crisis has been like a science-fiction movie'

Robert De Niro: 'Coronavirus crisis has been like a science-fiction movie'

De Niro said, "It's Shakespearean , the whole thing, you've got lunatic people are trying to dance around". More than 82,000 people in the United States have died from coronavirus , more than i...

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Bill Gates funds at-home test kits to understand how coronavirus spreads

Bill Gates funds at-home test kits to understand how coronavirus spreads

The program will collect nasal samples, even from people not showing symptoms. "Instead, SCAN is testing a sample of people in the Seattle region, including those who are healthy as well as those wh...

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Court: Brazil president tested negative 3 times for virus

Court: Brazil president tested negative 3 times for virus

His latest decree - classifying gyms, fitness centers, hair salons and barbershops as "essential services", which may remain open during isolation measures - has been branded as "irresponsible" by sev...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation mistakenly reveals Saudi diplomat suspected of aiding 9/11 terrorists

Federal Bureau of Investigation mistakenly reveals Saudi diplomat suspected of aiding 9/11 terrorists

But the filing - a declaration by Federal Bureau of Investigation assistant director for counterterrorism Jill Sanborn - had already been seen, and there was no putting the cat back in the bag: the na...

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Paul Manafort Will Complete Prison Sentence at Home

Paul Manafort Will Complete Prison Sentence at Home

Kathy Hawk Sawyer, a senior adviser at the Bureau of Prisons who formerly led the agency, said in an interview in late April that to "suggest that we are only identifying high profile white-collar inm...

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Five surfers drown in rough, foamy seas off Dutch coast

Five surfers drown in rough, foamy seas off Dutch coast

Three bodies were found Tuesday morning but the coast guard found more surfboards than humans. "People here know that the sea gives and takes, but the manner in which so many young lives has been cu...

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French Bulldog Attacks, Kills Owner Lisa Urso in Ingleside, Illinois

French Bulldog Attacks, Kills Owner Lisa Urso in Ingleside, Illinois

Investigators determined she had been attacked by the French bulldog . Cooper said Urso had bite marks all over her body. "Some on her torso as well", he told the outlet. All three dogs are now in ...

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Ontario to monitor rare inflammatory illness in children with COVID-19

Ontario to monitor rare inflammatory illness in children with COVID-19

The Ontario government further recorded 15,845 cases were so far resolved but noted 1.018 Ontarians were in hospital with 189 in intensive care units, 144 on a ventilator. Ford said that health-care...

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Spain orders two-week quarantine for incoming travellers

Spain orders two-week quarantine for incoming travellers

The quarantine has been enforced for all travellers coming to Spain between May 15 and at least May 24, when the state of emergency is due to end. "This measure is considered proportionate to the ...

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Woman shot and killed by police who entered wrong home, family says

Woman shot and killed by police who entered wrong home, family says

Taylor, a certified EMT, and her boyfriend Kenneth Walker were asleep when police arrived at her home around 1 a.m. on March 13, 2020, to serve a search warrant, according to Walker's attorney Rob ...

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Germany announces gradual easing of border controls

Germany announces gradual easing of border controls

Social distancing rules remain in place. Merkel, a trained physicist whose scientific approach to the crisis has been praised, has consistently urged caution in the face of intense pressure from som...

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U.S. commission says Taiwan's World Health Organization exclusion caused lives to be lost

U.S. commission says Taiwan's World Health Organization exclusion caused lives to be lost

Peters said he had personal assurances from his Chinese counterpart that there would be no retaliation over an issue like this, because China did not "behave that way". Taiwan, with the strong backing...

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Pompeo Arrives in Israel to Discuss Annexation

Pompeo Arrives in Israel to Discuss Annexation

Annexation is expected to appeal to Trump's pro-Israel evangelical supporters, but is also bound to trigger widespread worldwide condemnation. The Trump administration has said it will support the a...

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Ontario reports 477 new cases of COVID-19 today

Ontario reports 477 new cases of COVID-19 today

Over 15,100 cases are considered resolved, which makes up 73.6 per cent of all confirmed cases. There have been 3,230 health-care workers infected with the virus. Ontario's has seen another 60 death...

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Merkel accuses Russian Federation of cyberattack on her office

Merkel accuses Russian Federation of cyberattack on her office

It comes after Der Spiegel magazine reported last week that Russia's GRU military intelligence wing scraped emails from Merkel's constituency office in a 2015 cyber attack on the Bundestag. That d...

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Gunmen attack Kabul hospital used by Médecins Sans Frontières

Gunmen attack Kabul hospital used by Médecins Sans Frontières

Meanwhile new details emerged of Tuesday's brazen assault on a Kabul hospital, where at least 24 people including infants, mothers and nurses were killed. "It beggars belief that such a heinous act co...

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[BREAKING] Five COVID-19 Patients Died Due to Overloaded Ventilator Explosion

[BREAKING] Five COVID-19 Patients Died Due to Overloaded Ventilator Explosion

State investigators have opened a case to determine whether there was criminal negligence - either in the ventilator design and manufacture or in the hospital's fire precautions. It quotes doctors a...

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NZ to reopen malls, cafes from Thursday as coronavirus curbs eased

NZ to reopen malls, cafes from Thursday as coronavirus curbs eased

There have been no further deaths. Two people are in hospital, one each in Middlemore and North Shore hospitals in Auckland. There are 12 people that have recovered since yesterday. A third person...

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Preseason subtropical system could develop, move off the Outer Banks this weekend

Preseason subtropical system could develop, move off the Outer Banks this weekend

ABC Action News Chief Meteorologist Denis Phillips says there is no threat to the U.S. A tropical or subtropical storm should form in the red shaded area within the next five days, forecasters said....

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Virus in New York: Ads to warn about rare pediatric syndrome

So far, that's just a sliver of the 134,000 known cases in New Jersey, and the vast majority of children who get COVID-19 have either a mild case or no symptoms at all. Cuomo said that earlier this...

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