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Coronavirus Victoria: Deaths continue as almost 400 new cases expected

Coronavirus Victoria: Deaths continue as almost 400 new cases expected

That compares to just 17 new infections in New South Wales. Australia's prime minister called for patience and said "all of the options" were on the table to fight against coronavirus on Monday when...

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Republican senators to introduce coronavirus stimulus package, including $1,200 checks, on Monday

Republican senators to introduce coronavirus stimulus package, including $1,200 checks, on Monday

Senate Republican leaders and the White House appear to have overcome their differences and are poised to introduce their next coronavirus relief plan on Monday afternoon. She also has resisted t...

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Tom Cotton Calls Slavery 'a Necessary Evil'

Tom Cotton Calls Slavery 'a Necessary Evil'

The initiative, the 1619 project curriculum , proposes that schools reframe USA history by marking the nation's founding as 1619, the year the first enslaved Africans arrived in Virginia. How exactly...

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Minnesota couple takes swastika masks to Walmart

Minnesota couple takes swastika masks to Walmart

As the man is speaking, the woman flings her arms up into the air in a 'ta-da!' gesture, before flashing her middle fingers at the camera. "You can't be American and wear that mask. The couple were ...

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New Zealand PM Ardern's ratings sky high ahead of September election

New Zealand PM Ardern's ratings sky high ahead of September election

The latest Newshub-Reid Research poll has Ms Ardern's party soaring to almost 60.9 per cent of the vote, up from up from 56.5 per cent in the last poll. In 2017, Ms Ardern won just 38 per cent of the ...

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Federal judge rules to unseal documents in 2015 case against Ghislaine Maxwell

Federal judge rules to unseal documents in 2015 case against Ghislaine Maxwell

Ghislaine Maxwell , a British socialite and convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein's former girlfriend, may have to pay almost $20 million (£15.6million) in compensation to the late financier's victims...

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French Rafale fighter jets head to India amid tension with China, Pakistan

French Rafale fighter jets head to India amid tension with China, Pakistan

After several midair refuellings and a stopover at a French airbase in Al Dhafra in the United Arab Emirates, the jets were to arrive at Ambala airbase in northern India, some 200 kilometres from th...

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Twitter faces backlash over handling of anti-Semitic posts

Twitter faces backlash over handling of anti-Semitic posts

Some people have branded it double standards that certain contentious individuals have remained on Twitter for so long while others like Wiley have been taken down, saying this implies Jewish pe...

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Vietnam to evacuate 80,000 people from Danang after virus outbreak

Vietnam to evacuate 80,000 people from Danang after virus outbreak

Tourists wear protective masks as they wait to check-in for departure at Da Nang Airport, in Vietnam July 26, 2020. Vietnam reported 11 new cases of COVID-19 infection in the community on Mond...

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2nd presidential debate host withdraws amid virus outbreak

2nd presidential debate host withdraws amid virus outbreak

President John Jenkins' announcement. Student attendance would be restricted and volunteer opportunities minimized, Jenkins said. The Commission on Presidential Debates confirmed Notre Dame's with...

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USA government sending up to 150 more agents to Portland

USA government sending up to 150 more agents to Portland

Federal riot-control agents are only permitted in cities to protect federal property, unless local leadership asks for assistance. Polce said an officer, left, suffered a wound to his leg from an ...

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Hunger Organization Pushes Out Yoho After 'Verbal Attack' On Ocasio-Cortez

Hunger Organization Pushes Out Yoho After 'Verbal Attack' On Ocasio-Cortez

CNN has reached out to Yoho's office for comment regarding his resignation from Bread for the World. "... [B] read that he was seeking his resignation as an action that reaffirms our commitment to u...

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Council of Europe 'alarmed' as Poland plans to leave Istanbul Convention

Council of Europe 'alarmed' as Poland plans to leave Istanbul Convention

Justice Minister Zbigniew Ziobro said earlier that he would formally ask the Ministry of Family on Monday to start preparations for Poland's exit from the convention, an initiative of the Council...

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Travel bans cannot be indefinite, countries must fight virus at home

Travel bans cannot be indefinite, countries must fight virus at home

Dr Ryan praised Japan and Australia for having had "good success in containing the disease" but said that it was to be expected that the virus would re-surge in areas with active transmission if restr...

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Trump's national security adviser tests positive for COVID-19

Trump's national security adviser tests positive for COVID-19

O'Brien, Trump's fourth national security adviser, has been largely out of sight during the coronavirus pandemic. © Provided by Associated Press FILE- In this July 10, 2020 file photo, White Hous...

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Trump’s national security adviser contracts coronavirus

Trump’s national security adviser contracts coronavirus

O'Brien, who was appointed to his role in September 2019, was named to the White House coronavirus task force when it was launched in January. "I have not seen him, I'm calling him later", he ad...

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What is known about North Korea’s possible coronavirus ‘patient zero’

What is known about North Korea’s possible coronavirus ‘patient zero’

Monitoring groups and refugees from North Korea have been highly skeptical of the North's claim that it has had no cases of the coronavirus because the country shares a long, porous border with Chin...

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US national security adviser Robert O'Brien tests positive for coronavirus

The positive test is the latest prominent reminder that Trump, who spent months dismissing and downplaying the danger of the coronavirus , has been unable to escape its impact as it spikes in communi...

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India reports highest daily spike of almost 50000 COVID-19 cases

India reports highest daily spike of almost 50000 COVID-19 cases

A total of 334 people from other states are being treated in Maharashtra, while 46 such patients have died so far. The country's Covid tally touched the 10 lakh-mark last Friday. Aggressive testing al...

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Police Respond as Fence Pulled Down at Portland Federal Building

Police Respond as Fence Pulled Down at Portland Federal Building

Thousands gathered in front of the downtown federal courthouse beginning Friday evening. The protest begins at 3 p.m.at Trout Lake Community Centre. A group of veterans joined the protest in Portl...

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USA civil rights icon John Lewis to lie in state at Capitol

USA civil rights icon John Lewis to lie in state at Capitol

Lewis on Monday was laying in state in the Capitol Rotunda for an invitation-only ceremony . The civil rights icon once called Trump an illegitimate president. Upon arrival, members of the House ...

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Mainland China reports 46 new Covid-19 cases, including 22 in Xinjiang

Mainland China reports 46 new Covid-19 cases, including 22 in Xinjiang

Fourteen domestic instances had been also recorded in the northeastern province of Liaoning where by a refreshing cluster broke out in the metropolis of Dalian final week. Of the new domestic infectio...

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Sun: UK transport minister to cut short Spanish holiday after quarantine change

Sun: UK transport minister to cut short Spanish holiday after quarantine change

The news is a further blow to the Spanish tourism industry, which is already suffering as a result of the coronavirus crisis and which usually provides 12 percent of Spain's GDP and 11 percent of its ...

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India Bans 47 Chinese Apps, Over 250

India Bans 47 Chinese Apps, Over 250

These are being examined for any violation of "national security and user privacy". Moreover, this initiative will further open up opportunities for more Indian apps to take up the limelight and onb...

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Prince Harry & Meghan Markle Distance Themselves From New Tell-All Book

Prince Harry & Meghan Markle Distance Themselves From New Tell-All Book

I was willing to do whatever it takes. It says they made the final decision while in Canada and again sought a meeting with Harry's grandmother, but were told she would not be available until the ...

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14-day quarantine for NI holidaymakers from Spain

14-day quarantine for NI holidaymakers from Spain

It is believed the measures will come into force in the early hours of Sunday. "Following a significant change over the last week in both the level and pace of change in confirmed cases, Spain has...

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Black Lives Matter organizer arrested after protesting on private property

Black Lives Matter organizer arrested after protesting on private property

The matter is expected to be heard by the Court of Appeal on Monday around 10am. His nephew Paul Silva told Guardian Australia the rally would go ahead: "Our family is going to take to the streets t...

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U.S. experts criticize Pompeo's 'primitive' anti-China rhetoric

U.S. experts criticize Pompeo's 'primitive' anti-China rhetoric

Beijing has never sought domination or expansion, has always been a builder of peace and a defender of the world order, the official added. "Maybe it is time for a new grouping of like-minded nation...

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Hong Kong tightens quarantine rules for sea and flight crews

Hong Kong tightens quarantine rules for sea and flight crews

The insurance connect will be the second cross-border scheme with a focus on the Greater Bay Area which is an ambitious plan to integrate Hong Kong , Macau and nine mainland cities to form an enormou...

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'Karen's' Bunnings fight video goes viral

'Karen's' Bunnings fight video goes viral

The " Bunnings Karen " outside a Melbourne store where she challenged staff about the face mask rule. While the science shows it's an effective way of limiting the risk of coronavirus transmissi...

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Spain request exemption of Balearic and Canary Islands from United Kingdom travel restrictions

Spain request exemption of Balearic and Canary Islands from United Kingdom travel restrictions

Mr Raab defended it as a "real-time response" to a jump in coronavirus cases reported in Spain last Friday, the latest in a month-long resurgence in infections. Transport minister Grant Shapps was c...

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(Exclusive) Jeep drives through crowd of Black Lives Matter protesters in Colorado

(Exclusive) Jeep drives through crowd of Black Lives Matter protesters in Colorado

The big picture: Aurora Police Department said they're investigating how the vehicle that has since been towed came to drive into the crowd on Interstate 225 and the subsequent shooting, which th...

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Global COVID-19 cases surpass 16M - Johns Hopkins University

Global COVID-19 cases surpass 16M - Johns Hopkins University

Total U.S. deaths from the virus now number 146,463. But cases are surging in a number of southern and western states - Florida's case count has topped that of NY with 414,511, while California le...

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Mainland China reports 61 new coronavirus cases, including 41 in Xinjiang

Mainland China reports 61 new coronavirus cases, including 41 in Xinjiang

Meanwhile the northeastern province of Jilin reported two new cases, its first since late May, involving people travelling from neighbouring Liaoning . The commission said 204 asymptomatic cases, i...

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No mention of floor test in Gehlot's proposal to Rajasthan Governor

No mention of floor test in Gehlot's proposal to Rajasthan Governor

Our government has demonstrated majority support of MLAs before the governor at the Raj Bhavan , before the media and the people, exposing the bogus claims of BJP and Pilot. The Governor's office h...

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