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by | May 26, 2020 | 01:01

According to the latest data from the Union Health Ministry , Maharashtra has reported 1,635 COVID-19 deaths so far. She added that total cases are doubling in 13 days while active cases are doubling in 16 days. Nearly half of the complete coronavirus cases - 8,324 patients were released from the hospital after recovery in the state. The Ministry also announced two deaths due to the virus.

by | May 26, 2020 | 01:27

He claimed that some political "forces" in the U.S. are taking the China-U.S. relations as hostage and are "pushing the two countries to the brink of a new Cold War ". The World Health Organization has also called on Beijing to invite them in to investigate the source, with China proposing instead that the "global response" to COVID-19 should only be assessed when the pandemic is over.

by | May 26, 2020 | 02:17

Demanding an answer on whether Republicans would be able to move forward with a fully-attended convention in August, Trump said that if North Carolina Gov. "North Carolina is relying on data and science to protect our state's public health and safety". Baker said then that GOP officials had discussed convention alternatives but did not elaborate.

by | May 26, 2020 | 00:30

In the Perth metropolitan area, electricity supply to about 37,000 homes and businesses was impacted by the storm. "Some wild weather has affected large parts of WA, causing widespread damage and large scale power outages". The storm, which is expected to continue well into Monday, was described by Bureau of Meteorology state manager James Ashley as a "dynamic and complex" weather formation caused by ex-Tropical Cyclone Mangga interacting with a cold front.

by | May 25, 2020 | 01:32

Apart from the coronavirus inquiry and tensions around Hong Kong, China and the USA clashed on economic issues, as the American authorities criticised numerous countries for joining China's Belt and Road Initiative. "I call on the U.S.to stop wasting time and stop wasting precious lives", Mr. Wang said. "We will continue to help Africa fight the pandemic, channel anti-epidemic materials as much as possible to developing countries in Africa, and consider sending a new group of medical ...

by | May 25, 2020 | 02:06

As he has before, Trump tweeted unproven theories that the death of Lori Klausutis , a staff member at Scarborough's Florida office in 2001, was an "unsolved case". "He's once again tweeting conspiracy theories about Joe, falsely accusing him of murder, talking about a death of a young staffer in his office years ago, and calling him unsafe to walk the streets", Brzezinski also said on TV.

by | May 25, 2020 | 00:46

Johnson has instructed officials to draft plans that would reduce Huawei's involvement in building the U.K.'s 5G phone network to zero by 2023, the Telegraph reported . Johnson is expected to use less reliance on China as a means to boost trade talks with US President Donald Trump in the aftermath of Britain's departure from the European Union, according to a newspaper.

by | May 24, 2020 | 02:11

China warned Friday that its huge economy will suffer an vast hit from the coronavirus, as the ongoing pandemic and national lockdowns cause massive global job losses and Russian Federation faces a steep increase in deaths. "We've been working 12-hour days, burying them one after the other". Peru, Mexico and Chile have also seen steady increases in infections. This means that it is not known how big the pandemic is in Brazil and that the cost of government inaction both in human lives ...

by | May 24, 2020 | 00:36

The country is now has its third health minister in a month. China's Nationwide Well being Fee stated it confirmed zero new circumstances of the virus on Saturday - a primary for the reason that nation started tallying infections in January - and reported exclusively two suspected circumstances, one in all them imported from overseas.

by | May 24, 2020 | 00:52

Mr Shapps said at the press conference that Mr Cummings would have been thinking about finding "the best possible option" to support his son. The spokesperson continued: "Officers made contact with the owners of that address who confirmed that the individual in question was present and was self-isolating in part of the house".

by | May 24, 2020 | 01:37

Hand sanitizers, the new liquid gold sought after and rationed in the times of the Covid-19 pandemic, may cause even more harm than the virus itself if left unattended under the burning summer sun, firefighters have warned. "If there was any introduction of static electricity and that could simply be somebody getting in and pulling down on a sweater or jacket or anything like that", Wilson said.

by | May 24, 2020 | 01:06

President Xi Jinping's government announced that the National People's Congress would write sweeping legislation into Hong Kong law to criminalize the harshest criticism of China and the ruling party. The law, which China's National People's Congress (NPC) nearly certainly will enact, will prohibit acts of "splittism, subversion, foreign intervention, and terrorism", vague terms that the Chinese government has frequently used on the mainland to punish peaceful dissent.

by | May 23, 2020 | 01:32

The other G-7 members are Britain, Canada, France, Germany, Italy and Japan, as well as the European Union. With the USA scheduled to play host to the annual G7 this year, the administration's original plan to host the gathering at the Trump-owned Doral golf resort in Miami was abandoned last fall after critics accused the president of seeking to profit off the meeting.

by | May 23, 2020 | 01:25

Any other passengers arriving in the UK by plane, ferry or train would need to provide UK Border Force officials with an address where they will self-isolate, otherwise accommodation will be arranged by the government. Since the start of lockdown, air travel has been off the table unless it's essential travel. EasyJet has said it will offer limited domestic flights, and one global flight to Nice, France, from the middle of June.

by | May 22, 2020 | 01:14

Beijing and some Hong Kong officials have frequently flagged the education system as a potential breeding ground for the large-scale pro-democracy protests that roiled the city in the second half of past year. "Actions like these make it more hard to assess that Hong Kong remains highly autonomous from mainland China". Likewise, one of the solutions proposed by the Hong Kong government to quell the past year of protests was to renew efforts to instill young people in Hong Kong with a ...

by | May 22, 2020 | 00:52

The Open Skies Treaty allows nations to fly above each other's territory on military reconnaissance flights as a measure to help bolster confidence neither country is imminently preparing for war. A Russian military plane reportedly flew over Chicago in August past year, while another reportedly was seen in the skies near Nevada's Area 51, according to a report in April 2019.

by | May 21, 2020 | 00:30

Midland County and neighboring Gladwin Country agreed to buy the dams from Boyce Hydro in January. "There was an Executive Order that called for Superfund sites to update their infrastructure to protect them from future extreme floods, but it was trashed by the Trump administration a week before Hurricane Harvey hit".

by | May 21, 2020 | 00:47

And if Trump wins a second term in November, it could be 2025 before Obama returns to the White House to see his portrait displayed among every USA president from George Washington to Bush. Do not lower yourself and debase yourself and go to that White House. "I think for them, maybe they're not going to", Trump told reporters. "What we're fighting against is these long-term trends in which being selfish, being tribal, being divided and seeing others as an enemy - that has become a ...

by | May 21, 2020 | 01:50

The United States did not disassociate itself from the consensus as some had feared after Washington chastised the World Health Organization on the first day of the assembly Monday and lashed out further against China over its role in the outbreak.

by | May 20, 2020 | 01:24

The states were asked to allow all interstate movement of passenger vehicles and buses to be decided mutually while allowing all cargo vehicles and empty cargo vehicles without any interruption. there shall be strict perimeter control to ensure that there is no movement of people in or out of these zones, except for medical emergencies and for maintaining supply of essential goods and services.

by | May 20, 2020 | 01:19

The announcement comes amid growing alarm in Beijing as a coalition of 122 countries led by Australia are planning an inquiry into the pandemic that has devastated the world. Countries had not shied away from thorny topics, said the source - including a call for more World Health Organization reform after determining that its capacities had "proven insufficient to prevent a crisis of this magnitude".

by | May 20, 2020 | 02:10

Azar said the United States supported "an independent review of every aspect of WHO's response" and that China's conduct should be "on the table" too. Trump spoke as the WHO held its first annual assembly since the pandemic swept the world after originating in China, causing massive economic disruption and killing 316,000 people - close to a third of them in the United States.

by | May 19, 2020 | 01:59

The arrest of 15 activists in April, including veteran politicians, a publishing tycoon and senior barristers, thrust the protest movement back into the spotlight and drew condemnation from Washington and worldwide rights groups. In 1997, Britain returned Hong Kong to China. The move "highlights how Beijing aims to reassert control over Hong Kong", said political and corporate risk consultant Steve Vickers, the CEO of Steve Vickers and Associates.

by | May 19, 2020 | 01:59

Linick , the department's most senior watchdog, was sacked on Friday by Trump , who gave the vague reason that Linick no longer had his full confidence. Pelosi told CBS News that the firing may have been illegal . "The president has the right to fire any federal employee". They are political appointees, but their independence is supposed to be protected.

by | May 18, 2020 | 01:12

NDRF has deployed the teams well in advance. "It is very likely to move north-northwestwards initially till May 17 and then recurve north-northeastwards across northwest Bay of Bengal towards West Bengal and adjoining Odisha coasts during May 18 and 20", the weather department said.

by | May 18, 2020 | 01:26

Right now, when people are scared, it's easy to be cynical and say, 'Let me just look out for myself or my family or people who look or think or pray like me.' But if we're gonna get through these hard times, if we're gonna create a world where everybody has opportunities to find a job and afford college, if we're gonna save the environment and defeat future pandemics, then we're gonna have to do it together he said.

by | May 18, 2020 | 01:43

Experts say that India should still be testing more than it now is, and the number of cases detected is expected to go up as states ramp up testing. Meanwhile, mainland China reported five new confirmed cases of the virus, down from eight the previous day, the National Health Commission (NHC) said in a statement.

by | May 17, 2020 | 01:50

There will be lots of relaxations and flexibility in the lockdown 4.0 with complete reopening of the green zones, very limited curb in orange zones and strict restrictions only in the containment areas of red zones, said an official privy to the deliberations in the central government.

by | May 17, 2020 | 02:00

Fauci, who heads the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, also noted that the premature lifting of lockdown may lead to another deadly outbreak of coronavirus in the United States, which has already claimed over 82,000 lives so far.

by | May 17, 2020 | 00:48

On Thursday the Senate will vote on the third proposed amendment, from Rand Paul, that would require a warrant for the use of FISA searches on United States citizens. senate having beaten by 59 to 37. "Although I am pleased that the Lee-Leahy Amendment passed, I oppose the bill without further amendment". Privacy hawks on the right and the left praised the Senate move to add more legal scrutiny of FISA applications, which now must win approval in the Democrat-run House.

by | May 17, 2020 | 02:15

The condition had previously been referred to as Pediatric Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome (PMIS) by the state of NY, where there have been more than a hundred reported cases, including at least three deaths. "There's still some work to be done in establishing exactly what the link is between COVID-19 and this inflammatory disease", she said. "Biggest piece for parents is not to panic about this", said Dr.

by | May 16, 2020 | 00:44

A Canadian zoo is sadly bidding farewell to two of its giant pandas after it was forced to send them home due to a bamboo shortage resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic. "It wasn't tasty enough", Lanthier said. They'll travel with loads of bamboo to last them for the time in transit. "Conservation work with pandas should be occurring in China, not here", Laidlaw said.

by | May 16, 2020 | 01:45

A further deterioration of the relationship between the U.S. and China has been signalled after President Trump said he has no interest in speaking to President Xi Jinping right now. Other measures Trump can take include a ban on Chinese companies' listings in the US and restricting technology exports to China , said Anthony Chan, chief Asia investment strategist at Union Bancaire Privée of Switzerland.

by | May 15, 2020 | 02:18

While President Donald Trump fired Flynn for lying to Vice President Mike Pence, Trump frequently tweeted about the former general's case, which became a rallying cry for his supporters in attacking the FBI investigation . This suggests that more senior government officials can request and receive information from these kinds of intercepts than the public realizes. Susan Rice, Obama's national security advisor, was not named in the document.

by | May 14, 2020 | 02:17

There are no new deaths. In making the decision to move to level 2, Cabinet members would have looked at the most up-to-date evidence, advice from Dr Bloomfield and other experts, and weighed all aspects of the country's Covid-19 response against its effects on the economy, businesses and workers.