World News

Engteco_news Tempo.co: Erick Thohir Details Prices of Covid-19 Vaccine

Pierre Morgon, senior vice president for global business at CanSino, said getting the vaccine out to millions of people now, before its clinical trials are complete, would broaden the base of knowledg...

by · World News
Bangladesh approves late-stage trial of China's Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine candidate

Bangladesh approves late-stage trial of China's Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine candidate

Bin Momen said that Dhaka meant to pick one potential vaccine that would be safer and most useful for Bangladesh while "our efforts are on to get access to a potential COVID-19 vaccine". A Chinese h...

by · World News
Fox News Host Receives Backlash For Comments on Kerosha Protesters' Shooting

Fox News Host Receives Backlash For Comments on Kerosha Protesters' Shooting

Naturally, the comment did not go over well on social media , and #FireTuckerCarlson was trending on Twitter nationwide on Thursday morning, with many calling for Fox News to fire the host over his ...

by · World News
Essex lorry deaths: Ronan Hughes admits manslaughter

Essex lorry deaths: Ronan Hughes admits manslaughter

A Northern Irish human trafficker, who was transporting dozens of Vietnamese refugees that died in a trailer, has pled guilty to 39 counts of manslaughter. Harrison and Hughes were extradited from...

by · World News
Clinton: Biden ‘Should Not Concede Under Any Circumstances’

Clinton: Biden ‘Should Not Concede Under Any Circumstances’

Clinton, who won nearly three million more votes than Trump overall in 2016 but lost to him in the state-by-state electoral college count, suggested that the Republicans are hoping to get the result...

by · World News
Remote Indian Ocean Tribe Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Remote Indian Ocean Tribe Tests Positive for Coronavirus

While six of them have recovered from the viral infection, four tested positive for COVID-19 only a week ago, health officials have informed. Ten members of a small tribe in the remote Andaman and N...

by · World News
Jacob Blake, Left Paralyzed by Officer's Bullets, Reportedly Handcuffed to Hospital Bed

Jacob Blake, Left Paralyzed by Officer's Bullets, Reportedly Handcuffed to Hospital Bed

The agency said police who encountered Blake were called by a woman who said her boyfriend was there and not supposed to be. The officers tried to arrest Blake, the DOJ said. His family says he is h...

by · World News
Jacob Blake Handcuffed to Hospital Bed Despite Being Paralyzed, Alleges Heartbroken Father

Jacob Blake Handcuffed to Hospital Bed Despite Being Paralyzed, Alleges Heartbroken Father

The American Civil Liberties Union on Thursday called for the resignations of Kenosha County Sheriff David Beth, Kenosha Police Chief Daniel Miskinis and Kenosha Mayor John Antaramian, arguing t...

by · World News
Pentagon slams Chinese missile launches in South China Sea

Pentagon slams Chinese missile launches in South China Sea

This is the first time the U.S. government has taken punitive action against Chinese entities over the South China Sea plunging relations at one of their lowest points. "We're not going to cede this...

by · World News
Third school board adopts staggered start to classes

Third school board adopts staggered start to classes

Board chair John McAllister said he understands why some parents have been frustrated by the pace of change at the local level, but he asked for patience as board staff navigates its rapidly changing ...

by · World News
Manitowoc County Sees Spike in COVID-19 Cases, and One More Death

Manitowoc County Sees Spike in COVID-19 Cases, and One More Death

Neighboring Josephine and Klamath counties also reported new cases on Thursday, but neither county has seen a rise in spread comparable to Jackson County. To date, there have been 24,392 tests admin...

by · World News
Protesters confront Rand Paul about Breonna Taylor after RNC

Protesters confront Rand Paul about Breonna Taylor after RNC

Sen. Rand Paul , R-Ky., center, and others, are escorted by Metropolitan Police after attending President Donald Trump's acceptance speech at the White House, Thursday night, August 27, 2020, in W...

by · World News
Banksy Has Been Funding A Refugee Rescue Boat Operation In The Mediterranean

Banksy Has Been Funding A Refugee Rescue Boat Operation In The Mediterranean

Crewed by European activists experienced in search and rescue, the boat had actually now taken part in 2 other rescue operations including an overall of 105 individuals who were moved to another vesse...

by · World News
Masks compulsory across Paris as Covid-19 cases surge

Masks compulsory across Paris as Covid-19 cases surge

Castex said the government would do everything in its power to avoid issuing new nationwide stay-at-home orders, but the possibility could not be excluded entirely and localised lockdowns may be on th...

by · World News
Fresh Covid-19 cases climbing after a lull

Fresh Covid-19 cases climbing after a lull

As reported by the Hindustan Times , Union health secretary Rajesh Bhushan said on Wednesday that the testing for the disease has been increased from 363 tests per million per day on August 1 to more...

by · World News
New COVID Cases Spike in Minnesota

New COVID Cases Spike in Minnesota

Over the past seven days, the state has reported, on average, 602 new cases each day. These two sets of data show that Richmond, where more than half the population is ethnic Chinese, has by far rec...

by · World News
Pelosi, White House call on COVID-19 aid ends without a breakthrough

Pelosi, White House call on COVID-19 aid ends without a breakthrough

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said Democrats and the White House still have outstanding differences over how much to spend on the next COVID-19 relief bill. The White House team rejected the...

by · World News
Jerry Falwell Jr. Says He'll Get $10.5M for Leaving Liberty University

Jerry Falwell Jr. Says He'll Get $10.5M for Leaving Liberty University

On Tuesday, the board of trustees at the private evangelical Christian university accepted Falwell's resignation, following a daylong back-and-forth over the fate of the longtime leader of the school,...

by · World News
New Zealand mosque shooting: Brenton Tarrant could serve life sentence in Australia

New Zealand mosque shooting: Brenton Tarrant could serve life sentence in Australia

Mr Morrison discussed the Australian gunman's case with Jacinda Ardern after his sentencing in New Zealand. "First of all I'd never speak his name and he should never be out of any prison anywhere",...

by · World News
Coronavirus: UK adds Czech Republic and Switzerland to quarantine list

Coronavirus: UK adds Czech Republic and Switzerland to quarantine list

Data from the Joint Biosecurity Centre and Public Health England has indicated a significant change in both the level and pace of confirmed cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in these countries, leading ...

by · World News
Lebanon at ‘risk of disappearing,’ French top diplomat warns

Lebanon at ‘risk of disappearing,’ French top diplomat warns

French President Emmanuel Macron is due to land in Lebanon the same day to hammer home the message of the need for change which he made on his last trip to the country on August 6, two days after the ...

by · World News
Trump To Go After Biden In Acceptance Speech

Trump To Go After Biden In Acceptance Speech

A former prosecutor, her standout moments that have energized Democrats during the Trump presidency have come during her pointed questioning of his administration nominees. It's about you", she contin...

by · World News
Doctors strike in South Korea amid virus spike

Doctors strike in South Korea amid virus spike

He noted that the Level 3 social-distancing guidelines in the three-tier system would remain a choice of last resort given its economic and social ripple effect. The number of confirmed cases of COVID...

by · World News
Russia's COVID-19 vaccine: Muscovites urged to take part in trial

Russia's COVID-19 vaccine: Muscovites urged to take part in trial

In his invitation to the Russian capital's residents, Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin appeared to announce those kind of broad studies would be launched soon. Dr. Nancy Messonnier, director of the CDC's ...

by · World News
Japan's Abe reportedly set to resign for health reasons

Japan's Abe reportedly set to resign for health reasons

Speculation about the prime minister's health has been swirling for weeks but reached fever pitch in recent days after he made two separate trips to hospital for unspecified medical checks. But Mr A...

by · World News
South Korea's doctors announce 3-day strike

South Korea's doctors announce 3-day strike

On Sunday, the country reported its biggest increase in coronavirus cases since early March, with 17,399 cases and 309 COVID-19 deaths, South Korean authorities said . Tuesday's announcement came ami...

by · World News
Korea's Kim issues warning on virus as health speculation swirls

Korea's Kim issues warning on virus as health speculation swirls

Kim laid out tasks for various departments, saying thoroughly preventing casualties and crop damage was "crucial", KCNA reported . As of Wednesday morning (local time), Typhoon Bavi was near the ...

by · World News
Top brains recruited to help United Kingdom secure trade deals

Top brains recruited to help United Kingdom secure trade deals

But Emily Thornberry, shadow secretary for worldwide trade, claimed: "Any way you seem at it, this is an totally staggering appointment". "He was ousted by his very own colleagues soon after just tw...

by · World News
Vic records 24 deaths, 149 new virus cases

Vic records 24 deaths, 149 new virus cases

While Mr Andrews repeatedly refused to give any specifics, he said on Thursday that the government is working on how to ease current restrictions. "I appreciate and understand how very deeply challe...

by · World News

ADHS, county health won't report COVID-19 outbreaks in schools to public

Both Maricopa County, the largest county in the state, and ADHS do not have plans to share outbreak information, including the names of the schools that report outbreaks, with the media or to the gene...

by · World News

Becki Falwell’s Pool Boy Lover Says ‘Jerry Falwell Is a Predator’

Falwell, 58, confirmed that amount to The Washington Post , disclosing that he would receive $2.5 million over the next two years, and roughly $8 million in retirement after that. Falwell later told ...

by · World News
Do problems at the Postal Service come from the top?

Do problems at the Postal Service come from the top?

DeJoy has defended himself and the Postal Service. ¯ Instruct all postal sites in 23rd district, in an open letter , to maintain all letter sorting machines and post office boxes in place, and to r...

by · World News
Coast Guard opens fire on shark swimming toward crew

Coast Guard opens fire on shark swimming toward crew

But things quickly took a turn for the worse when a large shark was seen in the area, heading towards the 30-40 people splashing about in the water. After several blasts from the sharp shooter's rif...

by · World News
Kanye West qualifies for Idaho presidential ballot

Kanye West qualifies for Idaho presidential ballot

Kanye West had done an emergency filing against Republican Secretary of State Frank LaRose . OH was one of a number of states that denied West's petition to appear on their ballot last week. That ...

by · World News
Canada court blocks release of intelligence documents to Huawei`s Meng Wanzhou

Canada court blocks release of intelligence documents to Huawei`s Meng Wanzhou

She is charged with bank fraud linked to violations of U.S. sanctions against Iran, and has been fighting extradition ever since. In both courts, the defense alleged that USA and Canadian authoritie...

by · World News