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Cuomo must respond to Long Island strip club seeking to open amid coronavirus, judge says

Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s administration has to respond by early June to a federal lawsuit by a Long Island strip club that has sought to reopen amid the coronavirus outbreak, a judge ruled

29 May 20:14 New York Post 7654946767667508598.html
Trump orders his administration to begin eliminating Hong Kong privileges

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he was directing his administration to begin the process of eliminating special treatment for Hong Kong, in response to China’s plans to impose new security legislation in the territory.

29 May 20:28 Reuters 8334514181016939390.html
Dr. Michael Baden to perform independent autopsy on George Floyd

Former New York City chief medical examiner Michael Baden will conduct an independent autopsy on George Floyd following his death after being pinned by a Minneapolis police officer. Dr. Michael Baden,

29 May 20:58 New York Post 7654946768183964758.html
Quebec schools see spike in COVID-19 cases as Ontario eyes regional reopenings

A cluster of COVID-19 cases in Quebec's elementary schools is shining a light on the cost of reopening Canada's hardest hit provinces, as Ontario announced on Friday that it was eyeing a regional approach to pandemic recovery.

29 May 20:37 KitchenerToday.com 52741008769246459.html
Barack Obama says George Floyd's death 'cannot be normal' and asks for justice

The former US president released a statement on Twitter in response to the death of Mr Floyd who died after Derek Chauvin was filmed pushing his knee down on his neck

29 May 20:03 mirror 675785260018018594.html
Pending SSC exams to be conducted in 75 centres in Wanaparthy says Collector Sheik Yasmin Basha

The district administration is taking all measurers to make sure that SSC pending exams will be completed in a peaceful and safe manner by adhering to all Covid-19 norms laid down by the State and...

29 May 20:19 The Hans India 817019415478988786.html
Leaving work early leads North Carolina woman to lottery jackpot

May 29 (UPI) -- A North Carolina woman said getting off work early was lucrative when she won a $100,000 lottery jackpot.

29 May 20:49 UPI 8257973864179624074.html
82-year-old woman recovers from coronavirus in Osun

The Osun Government says an 82-year-old woman recovered from the coronavirus disease in the state, against the belief that elderly people

29 May 20:27 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900439476778.html
Sikder brothers escape to Thailand by air ambulance from legal charges at home

Ron Haque Sikder, a director of National Bank Limited, and his brother Dipu Haque Sikder have left Bangladesh for Thailand by an air ambulance after being accused of threatening top executives of Exim Bank.

29 May 20:53 Bdnews24 8119004129675157729.html
Need To Scale Down Flights From Mumbai, Ahmedabad: Punjab Minister Amid Rising COVID-19 Cases

Punjab Health Minister Balbir Singh Sidhu on Friday said there is a need to reduce domestic flights from Mumbai and Ahmedabad where a large number of coronavirus cases have been found.

29 May 20:06 NDTV.com 5090057681954752460.html
Derek Chauvin kept knee on ‘non-responsive’ George Floyd’s neck for almost 3 minutes

A Minneapolis cop kept his knee on George Floyd’s neck for nearly three minutes while the handcuffed man was “non-responsive” — and the “inherently dangerous” move

29 May 20:37 New York Post 7654946768545961410.html
Twitter Lets Verified Account Threaten Journalist with 'Bullet in the Back of Your Skull'

Social media giant Twitter has failed to remove or tag a rapper's tweet for "glorifying violence" more than 18 hours after it was posted. Rapper Key Nyaya threatened journalist Cassandra Fairbanks with his post, saying: "maybe you need a bullet in the back of your skull."

29 May 20:17 Breitbart 3148363490897931634.html
Donald Trump cuts US ties with Hong Kong over Chinese government 'smothering'

President Trump announced the United States was severing diplomatic ties with Hong Kong after accusing China of removing the former British colony's autonomy

29 May 20:13 Metro 970161747864688124.html
'World's biggest Airbnb': Approved 13-bedroom house not to be used for short-term letting

The $1 million house and pool must not be used for tourist accommodation.

29 May 20:00 The Bellingen Shire Courier-Sun 713218232838174989.html
L.A. County Task Force to Present Guidelines on Tuesday For "Immediate Reopening" of Film And TV Production

In the latest COVID-19 press briefing for L.A. County, officials noted Tuesday would offer updates to reopen sectors such as theme parks, sports venues and film and digital media spaces.

29 May 20:52 The Hollywood Reporter 121801343661848489.html
Britain may offer 'path to citizenship' for nearly 3 million in Hong Kong

Britain is prepared to offer extended visa rights and a pathway to citizenship for almost 3 million Hong Kong residents in response to China's push to impose national security legislation in the former British colony. China's parliament has approved a decision to go forward with national security legislation for Hong…

29 May 20:35 Japan Today 8582716286833877225.html
Cop who knelt on George Floyd charged with murder

A Minneapolis policeman accused of killing unarmed African-American George Floyd by kneeling on his neck was taken into custody Friday and charged with third-degree murder, officials said. Derek...

29 May 20:42 Punch Newspapers 3524240995793818620.html
US Defence Secretary Talks To Rajnath Singh, Says Pentagon

US Defence Secretary Mark Esper has talked to his Indian counterpart Rajnath Singh and reiterated his support for a "strong and enduring" bilateral defence partnership, the Pentagon said Friday.

29 May 20:25 NDTV.com 5090057680780795157.html
US Leaves WHO in Wake of Coronavirus Pandemic, Says President Trump

U.S. President Trump said the country will leave the WHO, alleging the agency protected China in the early days of the coronavirus pandemic.

29 May 20:41 Interesting Engineering 7328942540984649491.html
Sara Hay appointed Wellington City Council's new chief financial officer

Ms Hay joins Wellington City Council after several years of accomplished work at senior levels of, most recently, Auckland Council and, prior to that, at the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment.

29 May 20:19 www.voxy.co.nz 6138926315448707651.html
Nancy Grace on potential 'mindset' of UConn student, 23, accused of killing 2 people

Former prosecutor and Fox Nation host Nancy Grace broke down the latest details in the case of a UConn student who is accused of killing two people before leading authorities on a six-day long manhunt in four states.

29 May 20:16 Fox News 7362823820170687349.html
Theresa May says Dominic Cummings did not 'follow the spirit' of lockdown

The former PM said she could ‘well understand’ the public’s ‘anger’ at the revelation he drove 260 miles from London to Durham at the height of lockdown.

29 May 20:33 Metro 970161749045042303.html
[ICYMI] Obasanjo writes former African presidents, rallies support for AfDB’s Adesina

Former President of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo, has called on former African presidents to support President of AfDB, Dr Akinwumi Adesina,

29 May 08:41 Vanguard News 4125100339450265966.html
Surely the Premier League can handle two issues at once? Newcastle fans just want answers

Why has the wait for news on Newcastle United takeover gone on for so long as Magpies fans are desperate to hear a positive outcome?

29 May 08:10 ChronicleLive 1984146902384068364.html
Buhari came to ‘steal, kill, destroy’- Fani-Kayode - The Nation Nigeria

A former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, has described the five years of President Muhammadu Buhari as “disastrous...

29 May 08:54 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900197227647.html
Twitter flags another Trump tweet, this time hiding it from view

"This Tweet violated the Twitter Rules about glorifying violence."

29 May 08:40 Mashable 5336625364016043196.html
Worried About Locust Attack In Delhi? Officials Say 'Little Chance'

Since Thursday, social media messages have been warning “those in Delhi-NCR” to shut their doors and windows tightly.

29 May 08:48 HUFFPOST 6665507016815729193.html
Govt intends to reopen schools at end of August

The Government intends to reopen primary and secondary schools at the end of August, the Taoiseach has said.

29 May 08:09 RTE.ie 7595237278356854842.html
NIA charges one more in Attari drug seizure case

Investigations revealed evidence of generation of funds though the sale of narcotics. The narcotics were smuggled from across the international border. The proceeds from the sale of these drugs were used to fund terrorist activities in Jammu and Kashmir, the NIA's supplementary chargesheet also said.

29 May 08:04 Oneindia 2023829371059886962.html
Twitter adds warning to Trump's Minneapolis tweet for 'glorifying violence'

'Any difficulty and we will assume control but, when the looting starts, shooting starts'

29 May 08:41 Gulf News 2086521544479815299.html
Irish PM says good chance social distancing rule can be relaxed

DUBLIN (Reuters) - Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar raised the prospect on Friday of halving social distancing rules from two metres to one if the rate of coronavirus infections comes down further in a potential boost to still shuttered restaurants and pubs.

29 May 08:33 Reuters 8334514181228461406.html
Complaints over lockdown in Andhra Pradesh to go to NDMA

It noted that violations of the lockdown are under the purview of the NDMA.

29 May 08:38 The New Indian Express 4718288653359202762.html
Parliament Annexe building sealed after official tests Covid-19 positive

A Rajya Sabha Secretariat official tested positive for Covid-19 on Friday, the fourth such case reported in the Parliament complex so far

29 May 08:00 Business-Standard 1502508925686123044.html
Testing times: NHS Tayside scrambles to find contact tracers

NHS Tayside chiefs have been forced into a last minute scramble to redeploy staff to ensure they can roll out the Scottish Government’s test and protect strategy.

29 May 08:04 The Courier 4275302767423464498.html
‘Are we animals?’: Patients in UP Covid-19 hospital protest against lack of water, food

The incident took place at the L1 category hospital in the state’s Kotwa Bani area after authorities reportedly failed to restore water supply.

29 May 08:26 Scroll.in 8669301692559656801.html
Lions leave zookeeper, 35, fighting for life after brutally mauling her inside their enclosure

A ZOOKEEPER is fighting for her life after being bitten multiple times by two lions in an “extremely vicious” attack at a zoo in New South Wales, Australia. Two ambulance crews and a specialist med…

29 May 08:46 The Sun 7379604591970566697.html
Investigators find Rs 3 crore in wreckage of crashed Pakistan aircraft

Investigators and rescue officials have found around Rs 3 crore in cash in the wreckage of the Pakistan International Airlines' aircraft that crashed wth 99 people on board, killing 97 people,

29 May 08:08 Deccan Herald 2027555797424699929.html
Police kill 2 kidnappers, arrest 6 bandits, recover 130 cows in Katsina

Katsina Police have reported they killed two suspected kidnappers, arrested six notorious bandits and recovered 130 rustled cows.

29 May 08:15 Vanguard News 4125100340205130454.html
PUDR sees ‘malafide intentions’ in NIA taking Navlakha to Mumbai

NIA’s actions had rendered his bail application in Delhi meaningless, it says

29 May 08:40 The Hindu 6679535025090221883.html
Consultant report argument against City of Snohomish rezone

The City of Snohomish planning director has released a project update on the city’s newly created Midtown Planning District. (See pages 69 and 70 of the June 3 Planning Commission meeting’s agenda).

29 May 08:30 HeraldNet 3867135409033803323.html
Again, Twitter flags Trump tweet, says it’s ‘glorifying violence’

Twitter on Friday flagged a post by US President Donald Trump on the unrest in Minneapolis as 'glorifying violence'. - Foreign

29 May 08:34 Vanguard News 4125100339454037158.html
Former pub set to become flats

A former pub in Shrewsbury is to be turned into seven flats and have six houses built in its car park under plans approved by Shropshire Council.

29 May 08:49 Shropshire Star 3480199993251673455.html
National cabinet launches ambitious federation reform agenda

Federation reform has been overhauled and a new council tasked with removing duplication and overlap will report to the national cabinet each month.

29 May 08:41 Australian Financial Review 3974284488347700899.html
Teen decapitated by dad in 'honour killing' after eloping with older man

She ran away with a man 15 years her senior, local media reported.

29 May 08:35 Metro 970161747939872667.html
In Johor, 10 Bersatu divisions claim to support sacking of Dr Mahathir and co

JOHOR BARU, May 29 — A total of 10 out of 26 Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Bersatu) divisions in Johor claim to support the dismissal of Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and four other leaders. Johor Bersatu deputy chief Senator Md Nasir Hashim said that the matter has the support of 10 of the state’s...

29 May 08:04 Malaymail 302165935670556999.html
Next phase of lockdown: States want strict implementation of guidelines in containment zones

With the lockdown 4.0 set to come to an end on May 31, several states want curbs only in the containment zones.In the existing lockdown, states were given a bigger hand to decide on the curbs. Many states have been getting representation to open schools, religious institutions and also hotels.

29 May 08:26 Oneindia 2023829372570401424.html
Coronavirus: How government plan will test and protect Tayside

Health chiefs have been sharing how the Scottish Government’s test and protect strategy will work in Tayside.

29 May 08:51 The Courier 4275302768739431691.html
Shocking moment man smashes into car windscreen after he runs into the road clutching a beer bottle and is knocked off his feet

A driver in Moscow got a fright when a man ran into the road and smashed into their car. The man flew off the bonnet and his beer went flying, before he dashed off, leaving a huge crash in the windscreen.

29 May 08:33 Mail Online 124328111520117838.html
The inside story of our COVID detente

The government needed to bring unions and bosses together - fast. They chose a Labor and union man as their go-between - and it worked.

29 May 08:49 Brisbane Times 2314609339696760070.html
Giant 40ft whale washes up on Essex beach as mission launched to move body

A 40ft whale has washed up on Clacton beach in Essex, with police and other organisations including Big Blue Ocean Cleanup now working out how to move the dead animal

29 May 08:28 mirror 675785260335723545.html
International Update: Global Covid-19 infections exceed 5.8 million – more than 100,000 covid deaths in US

29 May Global: The number of people infected by Covid-19 has exceeded 5.8 million, according to data compiled by Johns...Read More...

29 May 08:21 Mining Technology 639193375414654173.html
Man booked for posting currency note on Facebook with Godse’s image over Gandhi’s

Police say he has been absconding since the incident

29 May 08:57 The Hindu 6679535026026208704.html
US government weighs in against trans girls competing on girls' teams

Allowing transgender girls to compete in girls' sports leagues is illegal and could mean schools allowing the practice lose federal funding, the US Education Department ruled in a letter made public on Thursday.

29 May 08:00 The Jakarta Post 7678601103739962035.html
Socso says received 302,997 applications for Wage Subsidy Programme

KUALA KUMPUR, May 29 — The Social Security Organisation (Socso) has received 302,997 applications from employers involving 1.98 million workers for the Wage Subsidy Programme (PSU) from April 1 until May 27. Socso’s chief executive officer Datuk Seri Mohammed Azman Aziz Mohammed in a statement...

29 May 08:36 Malaymail 302165935124323581.html
Barrow journalist hounded out of Cumbria for reporting court case

Amid a storm of rumours about grooming gangs, Amy Fenton receives scores of threats

29 May 13:05 the Guardian 1491978794812007853.html
Schools to remain closed after June 1 Sindh

Ghani says govt cannot take risk of reopen­ing educat­ional instit­utions at this point

29 May 13:41 The Express Tribune 1105816786066504358.html
Police detain 25 people in Russia for protesting journalist’s arrest

Moscow has banned ‘mass public events’ to curb the spread of the coronavirus

29 May 13:48 The Globe and Mail 68426409786661896.html
Edo 2020: Ize-Iyamu is yet to meet conditions for waiver granted - APC chairmen

The consensus candidature of Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu may have hit a brick wall as APC chairmen in Edo said he did not meet the conditions for a waiver granted.

29 May 13:07 Legit 3764253650555915784.html
One in five people visiting UK will be monitored with random phone calls

No plans have been announced to deter the 80 per cent of arrivals who aren't selected for monitoring from breaking quarantine.

29 May 13:48 Metro 970161747009956247.html
Musicians say breakdown with MSO management 'irreparable'

Players called for the organisation's chairman and managing director to resign in an increasingly public dispute.

29 May 13:45 WAtoday 6806590899553850933.html
Pastor Elisha has gone mad in prison – Naana Brown

Pastor Elisha Malope who is currently in jail for lying against Rev. Obofour according to actress Naana Brown is currently going mad in jail.

29 May 13:58 GHANA PAGE 8986860742342914894.html
South Surrey church to host drive-thru food-donation station

Items dropped off to Mount Olive Lutheran Church to benefit Surrey Urban Mission program

29 May 13:30 North Delta Reporter 5327740411735660765.html
Taking urgent steps for cremation of COVID-19 deceased, Delhi govt tells HC

The court asked the Delhi government and the three municipal corporations to file a detailed status report and listed the matter for further hearing on June 2.

29 May 13:51 The Financial Express 1288289580063230558.html
Battle of Jutland warship’s four years since restoration marked in lockdown

HMS Caroline closure amid the pandemic has had a ‘devastating impact’ on its finances with the loss of visitor revenue.

29 May 13:13 Jersey Evening Post 6141642774932744436.html
DOJ Targets North Koreans, Chinese for Laundering Billions for Kim’s Nuclear Program

The Justice Department charged 28 North Koreans and five Chinese citizens with laundering over $2.5 billion in assets through North Korea’s state-operated foreign exchange bank to fund the government’s nuclear program, according to court documents unsealed Thursday.The indictment, first reported by the

29 May 13:05 Yahoo 7097669638884807873.html
Commuter line keeps physical distancing measure during COVID-19 ‘new normal’

PT Kereta Commuter Indonesia will not allow overloaded trains to depart from stations as it will continue to apply physical distancing measures during the so-called "new normal" period.

29 May 13:49 The Jakarta Post 7678601103962671617.html
IOCL Recruitment 2020: Deadline for online application for engineers, graduate apprentice extended; Details

The recruitment of engineers/officers or engagement of graduate apprentice engineers (GAEs) would be done through the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) 2020.

29 May 13:56 The Financial Express 1288289580375867225.html
Donald Trump repeats claims he is being unfairly targeted by social media sites

The US president continued his attacks on platforms such as Twitter on Friday.

29 May 13:33 Express & Star 7324224458832077304.html
'Govt's silence fuelling speculation’: Rahul Gandhi on situation with China

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has said that the government must come clean on the border face-off between India and China along the Line of Actual Control (LAC).

29 May 13:37 Oneindia 2023829370780460516.html
Lockdown breach fines plummet as restrictions ease

Just 841 have been handed out by forces in England since rules relaxed.

29 May 13:52 Jersey Evening Post 6141642774716544097.html
'It's robbed me of that comfort': Euthanasia plans upended by COVID-19

Consideration of contentious voluntary assisted dying laws in various states has been delayed as the nation grapples with the fallout from COVID-19.

29 May 13:45 The Age 7967730561898208151.html
Newcastle takeover latest as Premier League chief Richard Masters responds to questions

Newcastle United's £300million Saudi takeover, which would end Mike Ashley's 13-year reign on Tyneside, has still not been made official, although it increasingly appears only a matter of time

29 May 13:14 mirror 675785260240087499.html
Trump calls Minneapolis protesters ‘thugs,’ vows action

President Donald Trump on Friday threatened to take action to bring the city of Minneapolis “under control,” calling violent protesters outraged by the death of a black man in police custody “thugs” and saying that “when the looting starts, the shooting starts.”

29 May 13:53 WVLT 4089046910245288144.html
Scots mum, 28, who lost newborn baby tragically dies from lung inflammation weeks after cancer all clear

A MUM who lost her newborn baby and battled cancer twice has tragically died. Danielle Currie, 28, sadly passed away on May 11 – just weeks after being told she could leave Glasgow’s Be…

29 May 13:53 The Scottish Sun 6609127673473120118.html
Bengal’s Amphan-Damage Assessment Of Rs 1 Lakh Crore May Be Grossly Inflated, And That’s Why Centre Should Scrutinise It Closely

There are many reasons to doubt this seemingly fantastical Amphan-damage assessment figure of Rs 1 lakh crore.

29 May 13:19 Swarajya 4977622828831642158.html
Uddhav Thackeray: Centre, state must consult, cooperate to tackle Covid situation

The chief minister, who completed six months in office on Wednesday, was speaking at the Loksatta interactive web series programme, Sathicha Gazhal Maharashtracha.

29 May 02:11 The Indian Express 2885715104160349907.html
Boston Marathon canceled for first time in 124-year history

Organizers canceled the Boston Marathon on Thursday for the first time in its history, bowing to the social distancing requirements of the coronavirus outb

29 May 02:02 The Japan Times 6673764366654600147.html
Children’s Day: Centre demands policy support for development of Nigerian child

To commemorate this year’s Children’s Day, Mothers and Marginalised Advocacy Centre, MAMA Centre, has called for sustained proactive policy environment for the adequate social, cognitive, and physical development of Nigerian children.

29 May 02:30 Vanguard News 4125100339682925601.html
Shramik trains ferry over 48 lakh since May 1

Shramik trains ferry over 48 lakh since May 1 New Delhi:  The Indian Railways has ferried over 48 lakh migrant workers on board 3,736 ‘Shramik Special’ trains since May 1, according to official data.Of these, 3,157 have reached their destination, while 386 are in transit. The top five states and UTs from where maximum trains […]

29 May 02:20 Northlines 6096227020392212644.html
'Boys' club': Inquiry finds unacceptable sexual harassment, bullying at Airservices

Former sex discrimination commissioner Elizabeth Broderick has found a deeply troubling workplace culture at Airservices Australia, the federal agency responsible for safe skies.

29 May 02:08 Brisbane Times 2314609339343670328.html
Stranded in paradise: Hundreds of sailors stuck in Pacific due to coronavirus shutdown | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

WELLINGTON, New Zealand >> For as long as she can remember, 28-year-old Kristen Pankratz has shared in her dad’s dream to sail around the world. Life somehow always got in the way. But after giving up her advertising job in Dallas, she finally set sail with her parents in January.

29 May 02:00 Star-Advertiser 3439335388166980674.html
'Go to hell': Hecklers unload on Maryland county official at reopening announcement

Maryland residents fed up with stay-at-home orders vented their frustration during the announcement of Montgomery County's soft reopening.

29 May 02:10 Washington Examiner 4625792333162291325.html
US House Democrats demand probes of police killings of black Americans

WASHINGTON, May 29 — The Democratic-controlled US House Judiciary Committee yesterday asked the Justice Department to investigate systemic police misconduct following a spate of high-profile police killings of African Americans. The killings of George Floyd in Minneapolis, who died when a white...

29 May 02:11 Malaymail 302165934658502604.html
Ontario's strict rules for reopening dental clinics differ from other provinces

For dentists in Ontario, reopening their clinics means fulfilling a long list of expensive safety requirements that could be challenging to meet.

29 May 02:29 Coronavirus 2422791597597737555.html
Esteban Loaiza Blew Through $44M Before Being Caught With 44 Pounds of Cocaine

(Photo by Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images) Esteban Loaiza had everything and just threw it all away. It’s a wild tale of…

29 May 02:18 Total Pro Sports 5536572205270627208.html
We'll tackle interstate movement of armed bandits - Military assures Nigerians

The military was reacting to worries from some quarters that bandits could escape from states where the Armed Forces of Nigeria are currently bombarding them.

29 May 02:42 Legit 3764253650332805523.html
Qatar Denies Gulf Bloc Exit Rumours On Third Year Of "Illegal Blockade"

Qatar denied on Thursday that it plans to quit the Gulf Cooperation Council as it prepares to mark three years of isolation led by the regional bloc's heavyweight Saudi Arabia.

29 May 02:38 NDTV.com 5090057682537137618.html
Cypriot Cabinet approves bill on EastMed Pipeline

Cyprus' government has approved the bill on the EastMed pipeline project, the country’s Energy Minister George Lakkotrypis said in a statement.

29 May 02:42 Greek City Times 1506177378151638775.html
Coronavirus: Murrays bus services wait for green light to resume

Temperature checks and masks will be mandatory as the bus company puts in new measures to protect against COVID-19 spread.

29 May 02:00 The Canberra Times 8662394329720944364.html
Major car bomb attack averted in Pulwama

Major car bomb attack averted in Pulwama Highlights Car contained approx. 45 Kg of explosives Fled 2 check points while being fired at, later found abandoned   Plot hatched by Hizb, Jaish together to target security forces Case likely to be handed over to NIA   Abid Bashir Srinagar, May 28: Security Forces on Wednesday thwarted […]

29 May 02:42 Northlines 6096227020708141533.html
'Boys' club': Inquiry finds unacceptable sexual harassment, bullying at Airservices

Former sex discrimination commissioner Elizabeth Broderick has found a deeply troubling workplace culture at Airservices Australia, the federal agency responsible for safe skies.

29 May 02:08 WAtoday 6806590899789859896.html
Court issues non-bailable arrest warrants for Nawaz Sharif

Hearin­g has been adjour­ned till June 11

29 May 07:30 The Express Tribune 1105816787624388494.html
Travel disruptions, cost cutting key issues for U.S. business in China: report

BEIJING (Reuters) - Global travel disruptions are the top concern for American businesses in China, of which many are cutting compensation and bonuses amid the fallout of the COVID-19 epidemic, according to a report from a business group.

29 May 07:43 Reuters 8334514180610050777.html
MWSS says consumers in Metro can pay water bills in staggered amounts

To avoid bill shock, the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System says the public can settle their accounts 'in drops'

29 May 07:55 Rappler 1882105642330079264.html
Chief Medical Officer backs voluntary use of face masks on public transport

Brendan Murphy has backed the voluntary use of face masks as a new study shows they can reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19 when people are asymptomatic.

29 May 07:18 Brisbane Times 2314609339547058836.html
Twitter-Trump Tension Mounts on Warning Over Shooting Tweet

Tensions between Twitter Inc. and Donald Trump soared after the social-media platform warned users that the president broke its rules against violent speech, prompting critics to accuse the company of unfairly censoring one of its most prominent users.

29 May 07:35 Bloomberg.com 4032480120986892102.html
Worshippers at Jewish temple dating back 2,700 years 'took cannabis'

The discovery of cannabis in the form of hashish has shocked Biblical scholars

29 May 07:38 Metro 970161747117977771.html
Rajya Sabha official tests positive for COVID-19, entire floor of Parliament Annexe building sealed

This is the second case of an official posted in the building testing positive for the coronavirus.

29 May 07:48 DNA India 7533428662589569051.html
Russia slams 'dangerous' US foreign policy moves

Russia said on Thursday the United States was acting in a dngerous and unpredictable way, after Washington withdrew from a key military treaty and ...

29 May 07:04 CNA 5644198863106772044.html
Kashmir movement in ‘final phase’: scholar

Prof Khursh­eed Ahmad says main issue of right of self-determ­inatio­n for Kashmi­ris should be raised at every level

29 May 07:27 The Express Tribune 1105816787186075188.html
Teachers issue 'devastating' update on Long Eaton school after major fire

Fire crews worked through the evening to control the large blaze

29 May 07:36 NottinghamshireLive 5149776701870416657.html
Restaurants at 50% Capacity, Opening of Gyms: Goa CM Seeks Relaxations For Lockdown 5.0

Pramod Sawant also said that he feels that the ongoing nationwide lockdown will be extended by 15 more days.

29 May 07:59 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | India.com 7150386083789351692.html
Malaysia's Mahathir ousted from party amid power struggle

Rest of World News: Malaysia's former Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has been ousted from his ethnic Malay political party in the latest twist of a power struggle with h

29 May 07:03 The Times of India 6060938663475207295.html
Suspected drug driver spotted driving wrong way along M56 - arrested after police chase on M60

The driver was detained by police after a car chase on the M60

29 May 07:57 men 6694993428182567068.html
Notting Hill reeling after bodies identified as mother and son

Two people found dead at a home in Notting Hill in Melbourne's south-east were a mother and son.

29 May 07:15 The Age 7967730563053791668.html
Schoolboy in heartfelt call for annual NHS day in online petition

Child's call for annual celebration to show thanks and remember frontline NHS staff who lost their lives fighting Covid-19.

29 May 07:34 birminghammail 8288260685402359097.html
American Airlines Flight Attendant Banned from Wearing Face Shield Despite Being Effective Protection Against COVID-19

A flight attendant claimed that she was not allowed to wear a face shield because it does not fit in with American Airlines' 'image standards.'

29 May 07:18 Tech Times 4011848567663544310.html
Swifts, Giants stars slam government on community netball inaction

NSW Swifts captain Maddy Proud, coach Briony Akle, Giants captains Jo Harten and Julie Fitzgerald and Diamonds captain Caitlin Bassett have written to NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian.

29 May 07:09 Brisbane Times 2314609340022757411.html
Jamie Foxx Joins Protest in Minnesota: 'God Bless George and His Family'

Actor-singer Jamie Foxx joined a protest in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on Friday in solidarity over the death of George Floyd. Foxx offered condolences and urged calm alongside Floyd's longtime friend, retired NBA player Stephen Jackson.

29 May 22:13 Breitbart 3148363492687252714.html
Labradorable! Giant litter of 14 black and gold puppies is thought to be England's largest set of Labrador siblings yet

The arrival of so many pups was unexpected as their mother Bella, a six-year-old black labrador, has had three previous litters of between six and eight.

29 May 22:27 Mail Online 124328111965470011.html
REVEALED: Kogi’s index case is chief imam of Kabba

The community in Kogi from which the index case of the coronavirus was recorded says the virus was contracted within the state.

29 May 22:00 TheCable 7513571675881676509.html
Globe editorial: Has the pandemic changed Doug Ford?

When Premier Ford ordered a swift shutdown of the province, his law and order instincts, and his plain language, caught the public mood

29 May 22:00 The Globe and Mail 68426409852202816.html
'It is dire:' Study finds B.C. logging continues on critical caribou habitat

The British Columbia government has permitted logging on more than 900 square kilometres of land despite its being listed as critical caribou habitat, says

29 May 22:23 iNFOnews.ca 6669504244792722993.html
Donald Trump campaign resumes in-person fundraisers in June. What COVID-19?

• One Trump fundraising event in Dallas next month has a price tag of $580,600 per couple. Impeached president Donald Trump is scheduled to headline in-person fundraisers as early as June, which wo…

29 May 22:56 Boing Boing 4601305170252282838.html
Eighteen additional High Court judges get permanent appointments

The government has made permanent 18 additional judges of the Supreme Court’s High Court Division.

29 May 22:53 Bdnews24 8119004128796954957.html
Minnesota Riots Hurt Klobuchar’s VP Nomination Prospects, According to Biden Ally

The ongoing riots in Minnesota hurt Senator Amy Klobuchar's prospects for Democratic nomination as vice president, House Majority Whip James Clyburn (D., S.C.) said on Friday.Klobuchar declined to bring charges against multiple Minneapolis police officers involved in shootings over the course of

29 May 22:06 Yahoo 7097669637782987246.html
Record jump in Covid-19 patients in Uttarakhand

The sudden jump of coronavirus patient number from 500 to 602 in 24 hours has created worry for Uttarakhand government.

29 May 22:30 The Statesman 1191309782627294091.html
Another $650M in COVID-19 aid bound for Indigenous communities, Miller says

OTTAWA - The federal government has announced the details of $650 million in additional funding to help Indigenous communities cope with the pandemic, after

29 May 22:46 iNFOnews.ca 6669504244472244404.html
Why is Customs and Border Protection flying a Predator drone over Minneapolis?

Buzzfeed News reporters obtained the explanation offered by United States Department of Homeland Security’s CBP to congressional staffers who asked why it decided to fly a Predator Drone over…

29 May 22:20 Boing Boing 4601305170446387260.html
What is Section 230 and what does Trump’s order mean?

President Donald Trump signed an executive order curtailing Section 230 of the federal Communications Decency Act on Thursday, directly challenging a law that protects tech giants like Twitter from

29 May 22:20 New York Post 7654946767582095163.html
Experts say the COVID-19 crisis will change the design of our homes

COVID-19 has changed how people live and work; and architects, consultants and housing executives are already taking that into account as they build the next generation of luxury and other homes.

29 May 22:15 Las Vegas Review-Journal 8640648836901894559.html
JK reports 128 new positive cases, 875 recovered so far

The Rising Kashmir provides the most comprehensive coverage news, breaking news,videos, information on Kashmir, politics, cricket and more.

29 May 22:09 Rising Kashmir 9025326238417246102.html
George Floyd family enlists Dr. Michael Baden to perform second autopsy

The family of George Floyd, the Minneapolis man who died shortly after he was arrested by police officers on suspicion of passing a counterfeit $20, has retained prominent forensic pathologist Dr. Michael Baden to perform an independent autopsy. 

29 May 22:42 Fox News 7362823820309384352.html
ConCourt overturns personal costs order made against Public Protector

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has commended the Constitutional Court for affirming the significance of her office by overturning a personal costs order made against her by the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.

29 May 22:50 News24 3752801378185183995.html
Minneapolis Police Officer Charged With Murder And Manslaughter Over George Floyd’s Death

There may be further charges laid over the incident.

29 May 22:04 Pedestrian TV 5961900144940436858.html
To open or not? Some places of worship stick with praying at home

Despite President Cyril Ramaphosa announcing of the lockdown that religious gatherings of up to 50 people would be permitted under Level 3, some religious institutions have decided to keep their doors closed for safety reasons

29 May 22:16 News24 3752801377039319095.html
Greece Will Open to International Tourists but Ban Travellers From Covid-19 Hotspots

The Greek government announced today that it will open up to international tourists from 29 different countries on 15 June, according to the English-language Greek news outlet Ekathimerini. People from countries with high infection rates for the coronavirus, including the US, UK, Sweden, Spain, and Brazil, will not be allowed to enter Greece.

29 May 22:00 Gizmodo UK 8363059002412008330.html
Young women in Ireland report being loneliest in EU, study finds

The findings were the first published from Eurofound’s living, working and Covid-19 online survey.

29 May 12:52 TheJournal.ie 6446904419134205420.html
Protest in Hong Kong over China move to pass security law

The protesters chanted slogans in the main atrium of the mall in the high-end Central district, some draping banners over the balconies with slogans such as “Independence for Hong Kong.”

29 May 12:07 Hindustan Times 696565559036950194.html
With the coronavirus, where government stumbles, litigation will step in

American ambivalence about government has left the courts to play an outsized role responding to public health crises like lead poisoning, asbestos-related illnesses and now, the coronavirus pandemic.

29 May 12:30 The Conversation 6012421226669735076.html
Endeavour Silver resumes operations at three Mexico mines

Canadian miner Endeavour Silver has resumed mining operations at its three underground silver-gold mines in Mexico.

29 May 12:15 Mining Technology 639193375873029830.html
US Turns Away Two Ships Carrying Iranian Fuel From Venezuela Under Sanctions Threat

Iran has been supplying petroleum products to Venezuela as the Latin American country is facing a severe shortage of gasoline and is struggling to procure it abroad...

29 May 12:49 Sputniknews 967333869439213099.html
Somalia commission to probe killing of seven health workers

MOGADISHU (Reuters) - Somalia will set up a regional commission to probe the killing of seven health workers and report publicly within a month, the head of Hirshabelle state told Reuters on Friday, as the United Nations condemned what it called an outrage.

29 May 12:35 Reuters 8334514180073865914.html
When dams cause more problems than they solve, removing them can pay off for people and nature

Thousands of dams across the US are aging and overdue for maintenance. Taking them down can revive rivers, restore fish runs and create new opportunities for tourism and outdoor activities.

29 May 12:24 The Conversation 6012421226450376094.html
Minnesota governor 'deeply apologizes' to CNN president after network crew arrested

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz (D) on Friday apologized to CNN President Jeff Zucker after reporter Omar Jimenez and his camera crew were arrested in Minneapolis, with the governor promising a prompt

29 May 12:00 TheHill 355432918264471223.html
Sinn Fein leader says she would not justify every action taken by IRA

Mary Lou McDonald said violence had been justified to take on the British State.

29 May 12:19 Jersey Evening Post 6141642773608815060.html
WATCH | Twitter conceals Trump tweet, ramping up dispute

Twitter concealed one of Donald Trump's tweets for "glorifying violence", ramping up a dispute with the US president who says social media companies censor conservative voices like his.

29 May 12:33 News24 3752801377177580219.html
Blame it on virus: Future tense for farmers in distress

Progressive farmer from Mysuru loses hope on getting back his money invested in Cavendish and Zarbera cultivation By Y.D. Shekar With the nationwide lockdown for over two months, farmers who cultivated vegetables, flowers and fruits are facing massive distress due to disruptions in supply chains of the agriculture sector. Higher costs of harvesting and transportation,...

29 May 12:35 Star of Mysore 1698039377554919301.html
New York coronavirus tracing program falls behind on hiring goals

The joint initiative between Gov. Andrew Cuomo's office and Bloomberg Philanthropies has successfully trained and hired just 2,164 tracers.

29 May 12:42 New York Post 7654946767894489378.html
LTO sets NCR license, registration renewal deadline to July 31

As NCR will transitions to GCQ on June 1, residents will now have until July 31 to renew vehicle registration, driver's licenses

29 May 12:37 AutoIndustriya.com 2007465447339051934.html
Fire service concern as some ignore social distancing to watch Long Eaton school blaze

Crowds gathered as firefighters tackled the Harrington Junior School inferno

29 May 12:40 NottinghamshireLive 5149776702588143044.html
On banks of Danube, Hungary and South Korea mourn victims of boat accident

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Officials from Hungary and South Korea held a minute’s silence and threw white flowers onto the waters of the Danube on Friday, marking the first anniversary of a boat accident which killed 25 South Korean tourists and two Hungarian crew.

29 May 12:26 Reuters 8334514181141510433.html
Budapest marks anniversary of deadly Danube boat disaster

The Hungarian capital Budapest on Friday marked the anniversary of one its worst-ever shipping disasters, the sinking of a sightseeing vessel on the Danube which killed at least 27 people, mostly South Korean tourists.

29 May 12:30 Digital Journal 4566489172198366132.html
CNN crew covering racial unrest arrested in Minneapolis

CNN posts a footage of correspondent Omar Jimenez speaking calmly to police with batons and riot helmets, then being handcuffed and taken away

29 May 12:38 Rappler 1882105642156779224.html
Furious Niger Gov revokes road contract - The Nation Nigeria

Niger Governor Abubakar Sani-Bello has ordered revocation of a road project by Jajove Solutions Services(JSS) in Suleja.He accused the...

29 May 12:44 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445901599588651.html
Toronto police union says charges cops pushed woman from balcony are "unfounded"

According to reports, as many as eight officers responded to a call from Regis Korchinski-Paquet's mother to what police describe as an “assault”

29 May 12:42 NOW 7434691885920086820.html
Twitter hides Donald Trump tweet for 'glorifying violence' amid large-scale riots

A warning label has been placed over the tweet

29 May 12:54 Wales Online 7686550515765802114.html
Bangladesh reports 2,523 new virus cases, a daily record; deaths hit 582

Bangladesh has reported a record 2,523 new coronavirus cases in a day, bringing the tally of infections to 42,844.

29 May 12:50 Bdnews24 8119004128427979901.html
Islamic State: RAF carries out four air strikes in May

The Ministry of Defence says the strikes in Iraq on the Islamic State group all hit their targets.

29 May 12:26 BBC News 3883826127771908503.html
Meet Rutger Bregman — outspoken historian and scourge of Davos

The Dutch writer on tax, our inner altruism and why big names mean so little

29 May 12:14 Ft 707176889325305351.html
Somalia commission to probe killing of seven health workers

Somalia will set up a regional commission to probe the killing of seven health workers and report publicly within a month, the head of Hirshabelle state told Reuters on Friday, as the United Nations condemned what it called an outrage. Masked men abducted the health workers from a healthcare facility

29 May 12:35 Yahoo 7097669637377744194.html
‘Facilitate safe and dignified movement of migrants’: Former bureaucrats, scholars to PM Modi

Among the signatories of the petition listed are former Lieutenant Governor of Delhi Najeeb Jung, former Planning Commission member Abhijit Sen, and for UGC chairperson Sukhdeo Thorat, among others.

29 May 12:03 The Indian Express 2885715104518732018.html
Twitter Flags Trump’s Tweet As ‘Glorifying Violence’ After Threat To MN Protesters

Twitter pinned a warning label to one of President Donald Trump’s threatening tweets about the protests in Minneapolis, Minnesota early...

29 May 12:00 Talking Points Memo 4598529366864523382.html
George Floyd protests could spark coronavirus surge in Minnesota

Health officials warn that the mass protests roiling Minneapolis in the aftermath of George Floyd’s death could have the unintended consequence of a spike in coronavirus cases in Minnesota,

29 May 12:20 New York Post 7654946768342642950.html
How to have a socially distanced barbecue – expert’s view

Behavioural neuroscientist Professor Patricia Riddell urged people to consider their guest list carefully.

29 May 12:36 Express & Star 7324224459993912856.html
Ajit Jogi, first CM of Chhattisgarh, passes away at 74: Ram Nath Kovind, Narendra Modi offer condolences

Ajit Jogi, the first chief minister of Chhattisgarh, passed away on Friday at the age of 74. His son Amit Jogi made the announcement on Twitter.

29 May 12:35 Firstpost 4760741711688270214.html
Court remands man for alleged murder of footballer, Kazeem, in Ogun

Ogun Court sitting ordered the remand of Ogunsoro Niyi in police custody for allegedly causing the death of a footballer, Tiamiyu Kazeem.

29 May 12:52 Vanguard News 4125100340000909119.html
CNN crew covering racial unrest arrested in Minneapolis

Police arrested a CNN crew broadcasting live from the US city of Minneapolis early on Friday while covering unrest sparked by the death of a black man at the hands of law enforcement.

29 May 12:50 The Guardian 7580308503825261865.html
How to have a socially distanced barbecue – expert’s view

Behavioural neuroscientist Professor Patricia Riddell urged people to consider their guest list carefully.

29 May 12:37 Jersey Evening Post 6141642774529316376.html
Delhi violence: Two Pinjra Tod members sent to judicial custody for 14 days

The magistrate sent Natasha Narwal and Devangana Kalita to judicial custody after the police said their custody was no longer needed for the probe.

29 May 12:39 Scroll.in 8669301694028878379.html
20 more positive cases of COVID-19 reported in Ladakh

Twenty more positive cases of COVID-19 were reported in Ladakh on Friday, taking the total number of positive cases in the union territory to seventy

29 May 10:54 Greater Kashmir 4662909092964155798.html
China holds symposium to mark 15th anniversary of Anti-Secession Law implementation

A forum on the 15th anniversary of the enactment of the Anti-Secession Law kicked off at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Friday.

29 May 10:17 Global Times 7829414520208368547.html
Covid-19: No agreement between private health sector and govt over treatment tariffs

Epidemiologists are expecting that thousands of Covid-19 patients will need hospitalisation, but private doctors and the government are still haggling over tariffs.

29 May 10:24 News24 3752801377741604426.html
Syria’s Rami Makhlouf relinquishes assets to charity

DUBAI: Rami Makhlouf, one of the richest men in Syria, is relinquishing his assets to his charity Ramak Humanitarian, newspaper Asharq Al-Awsat reported. His shares in several banks and insurance companies will not be transferable or sellable, Makhlouf said. In another video message on Facebook, the businessman said he was “very relieved and euphoric” to transfer the

29 May 10:29 Arab News 8912634263222296531.html
Sonu Sood airlifts 177 Odia girls from Kerala

Special aircraft arranged to help the girls who were stuck in Ernakulam

29 May 10:29 Gulf News 2086521545453338349.html
Hong Kong media tycoon vows to stay and 'fight' China, backs U.S. pressure

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Embattled Hong Kong publishing tycoon Jimmy Lai - one of the financial hub’s most prominent democracy activists - said on Friday he would fight till the last against Beijing’s imposition of national security laws and keep publishing.

29 May 10:42 Reuters 8334514180586825249.html
Donald Trump 'feels perfect' after taking potentially fatal hydroxychloroquine

Side effects include fatal heart problems, nausea, stomach pain, skin rash, itching and hair loss.

29 May 10:22 Metro 970161747874818814.html
'Ireland’s answer to Elvis': Tributes paid to singer Brendan Bowyer who has died aged 81

Bowyer died at his home in Las Vegas yesterday evening.

29 May 10:48 TheJournal.ie 6446904417277866877.html
Scorecard: How does Sanwo-Olu stack up in his first year in office?

Mr. Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s first year in office can perhaps be best summed up with a promise he made to “Love the people the way they want to be loved, not the way you want to love them” in his election manifesto.

29 May 10:34 The Guardian 7580308504452532484.html
Knoxville house damaged after suspected generator fire

Rural Metro Fire said crews responded to a house fire on Midway Road just after midnight Friday.

29 May 10:49 WVLT 4089046912165592657.html
Shoef*cker: Bangkok man confesses to sexual relations with stolen flip-flops

There’s no law against a good foot fetish, nor is getting freaky with some fetching flip-flops a crime – unless you happen to steal hundreds of them to make love to without consent Police in northwest metro Bangkok said today that a...

29 May 10:03 Coconuts 8871564983371053533.html
Foley Square protest planned Friday following George Floyd police custody death

Friday's planned protest over the death of George Floyd comes one day after 72 people were arrested in a similar protest.

29 May 10:41 ABC7 New York 7327811147309115590.html
Bill to Ban Seclusion and Face-Down Restraints in Illinois Schools Gets Sidelined After Pushback From Administrators

After months of debate, lawmakers did not vote on a bill that would have banned the use of seclusion and restraint in Illinois schools. Administrators argued meeting with families for each incident…

29 May 10:00 ProPublica 7866676282056482127.html
Jack vs Trump Round 2: Twitter flags Trump's tweet 'inciting violence' on George Floyd protests

The death of George Floyd, 46, an African-American man has sparked debates regarding police brutality and institutional racism in the United States of America yet again.

29 May 10:18 Free Press Journal 9080771788624337972.html
Foiled car bomb attack was attempted re-run of Pulwama-2019, reveals initial probe

The Jammu and Kashmir Police which is probing the foiled car bomb attack case has found similarities in modus operandi and nature of explosives that were used in the suicide bombing in Pulwama in 2019.

29 May 10:13 India Today 4286117812674186451.html
Railways appeals persons with co-morbidities, senior citizens, children below 10 to avoid travel on 'Shramik' specials

This comes after reports of deaths in special trains being run to transport stranded migrant workers from different parts of the country.

29 May 10:51 DNA India 7533428662714587008.html
Biden losing economic argument to Trump as U.S. begins to re-open

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump is trusted more than Democratic nominee Joe Biden to handle the economy, polls show, even with more than 40 million Americans filing jobless claims and growth stalled due to the coronavirus pandemic.

29 May 10:24 Reuters 8334514181787450888.html
Adorable orphaned fawns

Two fawns have been rescued after a cougar killed their mother on B.C.'s Sunshine Coast.

29 May 10:56 Castanet 616068602643489959.html
Establishing A Hindu State Will Be The Only Fitting Tribute To Veer Savarkar; Here’s What It May Look Like

It is easier to draw up a charter for a Hindu state, than it is to convince the Hindu nation of a need for one.

29 May 10:36 Swarajya 4977622830192005754.html
Public Comment sought on Christ Church Cathedral reinstatement - Poto Williams

The Associate Minister for Greater Christchurch Regeneration, Hon Poto Williams, will be seeking public written comment, following Cabinet approving the drafting of an Order in Council aimed at fast-tracking the reinstatement of the Christ Church Cathedral.

29 May 10:10 www.voxy.co.nz 6138926313869799758.html
China threatens UK with ‘countermeasures’ if it eases passport rules for Hong Kongers

BEIJING, May 29 — China today threatened the UK with reprisals for saying it could offers Hong Kongers a pathway to British citizenship if Beijing goes ahead with a new national security law in the Chinese territory. Beijing “reserves the right to take corresponding countermeasures,” foreign...

29 May 10:52 Malaymail 302165935663458297.html
‘Less talk, more action’: Malaysian film industry practitioners to Finas

KUALA LUMPUR, May 29 — Members of the local film industry are far from complimentary of the performance of the National Film Development Corporation Malaysia (Finas), and many are hoping that the new leadership announced will bring much needed changes. For actor, director and producer Afdlin...

29 May 10:52 Malaymail 302165934954678504.html
Explained: Trump’s order targeting social media sites

US News: President Donald Trump signed an executive order Thursday targeting legal protections that keep people from suing social media websites. The move foll

29 May 10:57 The Times of India 6060938664241182515.html
British and Australian MotoGP races cancelled

LONDON (Reuters) - This year’s British and Australian MotoGP races have been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, organisers said on Friday.

29 May 10:12 Reuters 8334514181704561696.html
Anil Vij bats for lockdown extension, says free movement at borders will lead to surge in COVID-19 cases

Citing a sharp increase in coronavirus cases in the Haryana districts adjoining Delhi during the past week, Vij had on Thursday issued orders for sealing borders with the national capital.

29 May 10:32 The Economic Times 7653256036745904297.html
Clementine Ford pulls writing grant application after COVID-19 tweet

The City of Melbourne said it respects Ford's decision not to accept the grant amid a storm over the author's tweet that COVID-19 wasn't killing men fast enough.

29 May 10:24 Brisbane Times 2314609338252778596.html
Twitter flags Trump tweet about George Floyd protests for 'glorifying violence'

Twitter has flagged a tweet from President Donald Trump early Friday morning, saying it violated its rules about "glorifying violence" after he tweeted that "when the looting starts, the shooting starts" in regards to the ongoing unrest in Minneapolis following the death of George Floyd.

29 May 10:02 ABC Action News - WFTS - Tampa Bay 5911730203528943052.html
Civil unrest rages in Minneapolis over racially charged killing by police

MINNEAPOLIS (Reuters) - Peaceful rallies gave way to a third night of arson, looting and vandalism in Minneapolis on Thursday as protesters vented their rage over the death of a black man seen on video gasping for breath while a white police officer knelt on his neck.

29 May 10:25 Reuters 8334514180676738021.html
Governor Wolf to lift more pandemic restrictions in Pennsylvania

Action News coverage of the coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak

29 May 18:43 Msn 1509165515625817410.html
HC clears the air on Jaya’s heirs

The term ‘Class II’ dropped from order passed on Wednesday

29 May 18:43 The Hindu 6679535024688997270.html
Black mom left fearing for her 8 year-old son's life after George Floyd's death

Mother-of-one, Georgina, has pleaded for society not to 'fear' schoolboy, Romeo, over fears he could become the 'next unarmed black' person to be killed in the US

29 May 18:06 Metro 970161748132209137.html
'They Broke Their Word': Trump Says Hong Kong No Longer Autonomous From China

During a Friday news conference at the White House, US President Donald Trump declared that "Hong Kong is no longer sufficiently autonomous to warrant the special...

29 May 18:59 Sputniknews 967333867531460611.html
Lockdown extension: States to have more say in Lockdown 5.0, Centre likely to retain limited role

The central government may, however, advise state authorities to continue with strict curbs in COVID-19 containment zones in the worst-affected 30 municipal areas that account for 80 per cent of the positive cases in the country.

29 May 18:16 The Financial Express 1288289580395118074.html
Julianne Hough and Brooks Laich announce separation after nearly 3 years of marriage

Julianne Hough and Brooks Laich are ending their marriage.

29 May 18:25 Fox News 7362823820547703383.html
Trump’s fossil fuel agenda gets pushback from federal judges

BILLINGS, Mont. — Federal courts have delivered a string of rebukes to the Trump administration over what they found were failures to protect the environment and address climate change as it

29 May 18:47 New York Post 7654946768918305542.html
Denial of medical seats for OBCs takes political turn

Former union health minister, Dr Anbumani Ramadoss filed a case in the SC on the refusal to allot adequate number of seats for OBCs

29 May 18:37 Deccan Chronicle 7881006363996735773.html
The top summer plans families canceled due to coronavirus

Children are going to be completely bored by July 2 — as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to new research. Three in four parents agreed that keeping their child entertained this summer

29 May 18:38 New York Post 7654946768590509576.html
Michael Gove's Twitter account 'likes' graphic porn image before deleting it

Twitter users spotted the unusual activity from the Cabinet minister's account before the 'like' was swiftly deleted.

29 May 18:35 dailyrecord 552235479923128519.html
Health Minister wants cap on visitors

NT NETWORK Panaji A meeting of the Bharatiya Janata Party ministers as well as legislators held with Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Friday witnessed a su

29 May 18:58 The Navhind Times 3656927214606667877.html
Four Brazilian men remanded in custody over Offaly firearms charge

FOUR Brazilian men were remanded in custody this morning after appearing on Portlaoise District Court on firearms charges allegedly committed in Co Offaly on Wednesday morning.

29 May 18:41 independent 5894610846140105592.html
Global coronavirus cases top 5.8 mn

Russia records 30% rise in daily fatalities; 3,503 recoveries in 24 hrs take Italy total to 150,000, death toll at 33,142

29 May 18:38 The Hans India 817019414449129879.html
Huge piles of hazardous industrial waste containing asbestos dumped near busy roundabout

Council bosses and police are investigating

29 May 18:54 men 6694993428129774702.html
Madras High Court declares niece and nephew as Jayalalithaa’s legal heirs

The court drops the term ‘Class II’ from its order passed on May 28.

29 May 18:43 The Hindu 6679535025104388780.html
NYPD cop caught on camera purposely coughing on Bronx man

A plain-clothes NYPD cop purposely coughed on a man in The Bronx amid the coronavirus pandemic, a shocking new video shows.

29 May 18:39 New York Post 7654946767522120510.html
Anies appoints former Merpati Airlines CEO to helm Transjakarta

The former head of state-owned Merpati Nusantara Airlines is the new president of city-owned bus operator Transjakarta.

29 May 18:28 The Jakarta Post 7678601103459250452.html
KSA clears 369,000 hectares of desert locust swarms

RIYADH: The Ministry of Environment, Water and Agriculture cleared locusts from 369,391 hectares of land in the Kingdom between Feb. 1 and May 28, the Saudi Press Agency reported. The ministry reported that the locusts’ breeding season in the Kingdom is almost over and said that “monitoring, exploration and control operations were continuous for four months during spring in

29 May 18:14 Arab News 8912634262944533458.html
Textile garment workers worst hit by COVID-19 – NUTGTWN

The President, National Union of Textile Garment and Tailoring Workers of Nigeria (NUTGTWN), Comrade John Adaji has said that workers

29 May 18:09 Vanguard News 4125100339221065561.html
Six more coronavirus-related deaths and 29 cases announced

Six more coronavirus patients have died in Ireland taking the death toll to 1,645.A further 29 c...

29 May 18:05 Newstalk 7635722258303114112.html
iN VIDEO: Racism not ruled out as motive in unprovoked tripping of Burnaby senior

BURNABY, B.C. - Police in Metro Vancouver are searching for a woman who casually approached a senior who was using a walker, tripped her from behind and wal

29 May 18:00 iNFOnews.ca 6669504245283521881.html
Minneapolis police officer arrested in George Floyd case

Office­r arrest­ed was Derek Chauvi­n, the police­man seen on a bystan­der’s video kneeli­ng on Floyd

29 May 18:23 The Express Tribune 1105816785815542286.html
Stephen Jackson, 'twin' of George Floyd, speaks at rally after police officer charged with murder

Stephen Jackson, a 14-year NBA veteran who became friends with George Floyd while growing up in Texas, spoke at a rally in memory of Floyd, a handcuffed black man who died in police custody after pleading that he could not breathe.

29 May 18:59 ESPN 8538773401625461829.html
The Screen Industry Workers Bill is good for our industry – Jennifer Ward-Lealand

This week, parliament’s Education and Workforce Select Committee has been hearing submissions on the Screen Industry Workers Bill. Equity New Zealand president Jennifer Ward-Lealand explains why the actors’ union supports it.  The Screen Industry Workers bill rolls back some of the worst aspects

29 May 18:00 The Spinoff 7256195146454811019.html
Murder hornets resurface in Washington state and Canada

Murder hornets have resurfaced in Washington state and appear to have reached British Columbia in Canada, officials said.

29 May 18:15 New York Post 7654946768033180185.html
Half of Brits with coronavirus symptoms 'have not self-isolated for a week'

Behavioural experts have warned the government's Sage committee of low compliance with the new track and test system to tackle coronavirus and ease the lockdown further

29 May 18:45 mirror 675785260713606885.html
NCAA offers plan to bring athletes back to campus

The NCAA has released a long and detailed plan to help schools bring athletes back to campus during the pandemic.

29 May 18:56 ABC Action News - WFTS - Tampa Bay 5911730202774637655.html
Covid-19: 32 Western Cape schools affected by existing or returning staff cases

The Western Cape education department says 32 schools in the province have positive Covid-19 cases among either a returning staff member, or staff who were already ill.

29 May 18:43 News24 3752801378444368718.html
Hong Kong: China fury amid global pressure over security law

The UK and US condemn plans for a new security law at the UN Security Council, drawing Beijing's ire.

29 May 18:02 Yahoo 7097669638476091340.html
Coronavirus | Koyambedu cluster happened despite precautions, Madras High Court told

‘CMDA distributed masks and disinfected premises daily’

29 May 18:49 The Hindu 6679535025808178404.html
New York City expected to reopen on June 8, five upstate regions OK for phase 2: Cuomo

NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York City is “on track” to enter phase one of reopening on June 8, New York Governor Cuomo said on Friday as he announced that five upstate regions will now transition to phase two which includes businesses like barber shops and hair salons.

29 May 18:13 Reuters 8334514179739376076.html
Police free CNN reporter arrested live on TV covering Minneapolis protests

Thursday marked a third night of arson, looting and vandalism in the Minnesota city over the death of a black man, George Floyd, seen on video gasping for breath while a white police officer knelt on his neck.

29 May 18:20 The Financial Express 1288289580646725939.html
House scheduled to return for votes in late June

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) released an updated floor schedule for the lower chamber on Friday that would have lawmakers staying in their home districts for most of June before

29 May 18:42 TheHill 355432918812035649.html
Retired engineers urge Centre to stop Telangana projects

‘CWC, KRMB must critica’ly examine new irrigation projects in that State’

29 May 18:53 The Hindu 6679535025870766335.html
Students decry tuition hikes as COVID-19 pandemic increases financial strain

TORONTO — Some Canadian universities are raising tuition fees for the new school year much to the consternation of students, who argue their costs should be going down, not up in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

29 May 18:50 KitchenerToday.com 52741009770272656.html
Italian magistrates target Uber Italia over alleged rider exploitation: sources

MILAN (Reuters) - Italian magistrates have placed an Italian unit of Uber Technologies under special administration as part of an investigation into alleged exploitation of food delivery riders, three people familiar with the case said on Friday.

29 May 18:03 Reuters 8334514180387820582.html
Dongban Mensem: Buhari extends appointment of president of appeal court

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the extension of the appointment of Justice Monica Dongban-Mensem as the acting president of the Court of Appeal (PCA).

29 May 18:25 Legit 3764253649834535155.html
Release of 1958 Taiwan Straits Crisis documentary rekindles talk of reunification through military means

China Central Television (CCTV) is set to broadcast a documentary series on Friday about the 1958 Taiwan Straits Crisis, also known as the Artillery Action against Kinmen in China, and on the same day a grand forum on the 15th anniversary of the enactment of the Anti-Secession Law was held in Beijing.

29 May 18:34 Global Times 7829414519651326985.html
Uber lays off more employees

Several employees at Uber’s Hyderabad offices have been laid off, as part of the company’s global job cuts.Employees from the Kondapur office said that the lay-offs started on Tuesday. An exact figure

29 May 18:30 The Hindu 6679535024866355546.html
Is there still a case for testing contacts?

Experts say targeted testing and limiting the number of deaths is the way forward

29 May 18:35 The Hindu 6679535025695901483.html
Cyclone Amphan: Shah Rukh Khan announces several initiatives for relief work in West Bengal

 Superstar Shah Rukh Khan on Friday announced a series of initiatives to help those affected by Cyclone Amphan in West Bengal. The 53-year-old actor has taken the help of IPL franchise Kolkata Knight

29 May 18:32 Deccan Herald 2027555797605332930.html
WHO, 37 countries launch alliance to share tools to battle COVID-19

ZURICH (Reuters) - Thirty-seven countries and the World Health Organization (WHO) appealed on Friday for common ownership of vaccines, medicines and diagnostic tools to tackle the global coronavirus pandemic, taking aim at patent laws they fear could become a barrier to sharing crucial supplies.

29 May 18:31 Reuters 8334514180102872416.html
J&K: Driver’s presence of mind saves the day as truck carrying LPG cylinders catches fire

While there weren't many vehicles plying on the road in view of the lockdown, police personnel posted at a nearby checkpoint immediately stopped them from proceeding ahead as LPG cylinders started exploding one by one.

29 May 18:14 The Indian Express 2885715104858596580.html
High Court appoints advocate commissioner

Migrant workers not stranded in Medchal, says TS govt.

29 May 18:51 The Hindu 6679535025631529223.html
The White House's coronavirus postcards cost the struggling Post Office $28 million

It's yet another complication for President Trump's strained relationship with the federal agency, which receives no taxpayer funding.

29 May 18:16 Business Insider 6060062399443850254.html
FCC Republican excitedly endorses Trump’s crackdown on social media

Carr backs Trump—but Ajit Pai and rest of FCC did not endorse executive order.

29 May 18:40 Ars Technica 5028555106386563217.html
More than 1.65 lakh people travelled in 2,198 flights since resumption of services

Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri, who has been sharing daily updates on the numbers of flights and flyers, said, 'Our airports continue to function smoothly.' So far, 16 asymptomatic passengers on seven different flights have tested positive for the novel coronavirus after landing in their respective destina

29 May 14:30 Oneindia 2023829372646133583.html
Plea in NGT seeks implementation of Centre's contingency plan to control locust attack

As the locust attack threat looms over Delhi and neighbouring states, a plea in the National Green Tribunal has sought the implementation of the Centre's contingency plan to combat the situation. The

29 May 14:43 Deccan Herald 2027555797659827837.html
Trump Gets Warning Label On Tweet For ‘Glorifying Violence’ About Protests After George Floyd Death

Donald Trump was hit with a warning label on Twitter after he was caught 'glorifying violence' with a tweet about the MN protests.

29 May 14:01 Hollywood Life 1852895047086665945.html
Independent schools to overtake Catholic system as second-biggest sector in NSW

Independently-run schools are the fastest-growing sector in NSW, thanks in part to a boom in Islamic colleges.

29 May 14:04 Brisbane Times 2314609339765482626.html
Centre will soon decide on opening shops in malls: Goyal

‘MSME schemes, including credit guarantee programme, covers traders also’

29 May 14:56 BusinessLine 5283600869094175.html
Global backlash after CNN reporter arrested live on air by US police

The UK Foreign Office said journalists ‘must be free to do their job’.

29 May 14:02 Shropshire Star 3480199991369234615.html
12 more coronavirus deaths confirmed in Black Country, Birmingham and Staffordshire

A further 12 coronavirus deaths have been confirmed in hospitals across the Black Country, Birmingham and Staffordshire.

29 May 14:20 Express & Star 7324224459112605080.html
Decomposed body of migrant worker found in Shramik train toilet

The deceased was working in a factory in Mumbai and was returning home after being rendered jobless.

29 May 14:39 The New Indian Express 4718288653544688375.html
Donald Trump uses official White House account to re-send 'violent' banned tweet

The president used the official White House Twitter account to re-share the offending tweet, which was hidden from view on his own account for 'glorifying violence'

29 May 14:14 Metro 970161748311931942.html
Lead and we follow: country of over-achievers in times of crisis

History shows that national unity only lasts as long as the emergency.

29 May 14:01 Brisbane Times 2314609339767212940.html
2,198 Flights Ferried Over 1.65 Lakh People Since Resumption Of Services

More than 1.65 lakh people have travelled in 2,198 flights till Friday afternoon after the government allowed partial resumption of domestic services from Monday amid the coronavirus-induced lockdown.

29 May 14:58 NDTV.com 5090057682305602895.html
Stripped of billionaire status

Forbes magazine, which once declared Kylie Jenner a billionaire on its cover, says she no longer deserves the title, but Jenner is pushing back.

29 May 14:25 Castanet 616068602021421639.html
Watch live: The World Health Organization holds a press briefing on the coronavirus pandemic

WHO is holding a press briefing on the Covid-19 pandemic.

29 May 14:43 CNBC 7787100275540410937.html
Watch 'annoyed' This Morning Ruth Langsford on claims she's broken lockdown rules

The This Morning presenter's husband Eamonn defended her over skeptical viewer comments

29 May 14:35 birminghammail 8288260684788518668.html
Coronavirus: 3 more lives lost as deaths of confirmed Covid-19 patients reach 521

A further three people who tested positive for coronavirus have died, according to the Department of Health.

29 May 14:27 The Irish News 993066948033399.html
Democrats gear up to hit GOP senators on DACA

Democrats and Latino-focused outside groups are preparing to weaponize the forthcoming Supreme Court ruling on the fate of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program against vulnerable

29 May 14:53 TheHill 355432918806565435.html
EXCLUSIVE 'He was the only one not wearing protection': Professor Green angers passengers by 'refusing' to wear a mask on flight from Amsterdam to London with his girlfriend

Professor Green angered passengers on a flight from Amsterdam to London by refusing to wear a protective face mask.

29 May 14:57 Mail Online 124328111996553538.html
As COVID cuts deadly path through Indiana prisons, inmates say symptoms ignored

Scottie Edwards died of COVID-19 just weeks before he would have gotten out of the Westville Correctional Facility in Indiana.

29 May 14:23 News-Medical.net 4522523030788610723.html
Astrologer Bejan Daruwalla dies at hospital in Gujarat

The reason for his death remains unclear, though some reports said it was due to Covid-19.

29 May 14:05 Scroll.in 8669301694175956535.html
Two more test positive in Wayanad

3,833 persons, including 570 tribespeople, under observation in district

29 May 14:35 The Hindu 6679535025822761768.html
Kirriemuir schoolgirl, 13, raped by two men in woods near war memorial

A SCOTS schoolgirl was raped by two men in woodland near a war memorial – with cops now launching a manhunt. Officers are appealing for information after the horrific attack in Kirriemuir. De…

29 May 14:45 The Scottish Sun 6609127674130986427.html
Redcape Hotel to reopen pubs as restrictions taper off

Listed pub group Redcape says its primed to reopen its doors on Monday, with new-look properties and changes to how it serves customers in the post-pandemic era.

29 May 14:00 Brisbane Times 2314609339004030893.html
No further action over death of railway worker following police inquiries

Detectives have concluded there is no evidence to substantiate any criminal offences having taken place over the death of Belly Mujinga, said BTP.

29 May 14:40 Shropshire Star 3480199993342504259.html
Work at Backwell Croassroads on A370 to begin on Monday

The work to upgrade Backwell traffic lights is expected to take two weeks and cause delays for those using the A370

29 May 14:34 BristolLive 4740742018121803678.html
Long wait for justice for Peter Ikin's friends as husband charged over death

Frenchman Alexandre Despallieres has been charged with the alleged murder of millionaire music executive Peter Ikin, but he may never make it to trial.

29 May 14:00 WAtoday 6806590900297125268.html
Japan Netflix star's death sparks calls for cyberbullying rules

The death of a young Japanese reality TV star targeted by online abuse has sparked an outpouring of grief in the country and calls for stronger measures to tackle cyberbullying.

29 May 14:56 CTVNews 2422791597591676888.html
The End of Hong Kong?

The 1997 handover of Hong Kong from Britain to the People’s Republic of China marked the end of Western colonial rule in the region. Optimistic Western policy hands hoped that the final mending of the “unequal treaties,” as they were called by the Chinese Communist Party, would initiate Beijing’s integration

29 May 14:45 Yahoo 7097669637040962724.html
Rivers community reacts as NCDC orders shutdown for 21 days

The people of Asari-Toru Local Government Area, ASALGA received the directive of the Nigeria Centre For Disease Control,(NCDC) to shut down for 21 days following the sudden demise of the executive chairman of Area, Odiari Princewill, who was said to have died from coronavirus with mixed feeling.

29 May 14:51 The Guardian 7580308504887050151.html
PDP Crisis: Members protest, shut party secretariat in Nasarawa

As crisis in the Nasarawa State Chapter of the PDP deepens, supporters and some members of the party Friday protested against the leadership.

29 May 14:21 Vanguard News 4125100340429304686.html
MEA: India firm in protecting sovereignity at border but also engaging with China

Reiterates border dispute is an internal matter between India and China.

29 May 14:38 The Asian Age 2126266544621939517.html
Virus ignited in US no earlier than mid-January, study says

That means anyone in the U.S. who thought they had the virus in December or early January probably had the flu, public health researchers said.

29 May 14:55 KNOE 8 News 9048639191842667855.html
Indonesia rolls out public shaming for virus violators

Police in western Bengkulu province have assembled a 40-person squad to find lockdown scofflaws and force them to wear placards with promises to wear masks and keep their distance from others in future.

29 May 14:45 The Jakarta Post 7678601102598433297.html
UK Sought 'New Entrants' in 5G Networks Amid Huawei Approval, US-China Trade Tensions - Downing Street

The news comes after unconfirmed reports in UK media cited anonymous sources in Whitehall, who said the government may phase out the Chinese tech giant's role in...

29 May 14:00 Sputniknews 967333869276151916.html
Coronavirus: Rishi Sunak urged by MPs to extend self-employed help

A group of 113 MPs and a 100,000-strong petition warn ending a support scheme would cause hardship.

29 May 14:06 BBC News 3883826128597822331.html
Minneapolis protests spread to other cities across the US, including Birmingham

By The Associated Press

29 May 14:49 The Birmingham Times 7307868692529060243.html
U.N. expert: Repatriation of North Korea workers delayed amid COVID-19

May 29 (UPI) -- A member of the United Nations Panel of Experts of the U.N. Security Council says North Korea may have delayed the repatriation of state-sanctioned guest workers from overseas.

29 May 14:35 UPI 8257973864828629406.html
Man, 20, slashed in ambush linked to rivalry over woman

After telling his family that he was going out to buy drinks, a man went to meet his girlfriend's former boyfriend to resolve their differences. The meeting on Wednesday evening landed the 20-year-old in hospital with serious injuries after he was attacked by a group of...

29 May 06:00 thenewpaper 2217039562666552411.html
Deadly drunk gets 17 years

A South Carolina man convicted of driving under the influence for a fourth time was sentenced to 17 years in prison in connection with a crash last year that left a 66-year-old man dead.

29 May 06:32 Castanet 616068603477524565.html
Lockdown 5.0 in Maharashtra: Tough Rules Planned For Mumbai From June 1?

If reports are to be believed, the government will review the situation in upcoming days-- on the 29th or 30th May and a final call will be taken based on that assessment. 

29 May 06:21 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | India.com 7150386083212169449.html
Multi-use trail touted for E&N line

Developing a multi-use trail along the length of the old E&N corridor would benefit cycling commuters, boost tourism and small business and cost far less than reviving a defunct rail service, . . .

29 May 06:00 Times Colonist 7617512061999416681.html
Indonesia rolls out public shaming for virus violators

Indonesian officials are forcing social distancing violators to recite Koran verses, stay in

29 May 06:20 Digital Journal 4566489172712051182.html
London buses to resume front door boarding

The process will be phased back in at the weekend.

29 May 06:02 Express & Star 7324224460531350269.html
People can meet family and friends as lockdown eases in Scotland

Some non-contact outdoor leisure activities such as golf, tennis, bowls and fishing are also resuming.

29 May 06:52 Jersey Evening Post 6141642774493394727.html
Islamic prayers to be held at Hagia Sophia to commemorate the Fall of Constantinople

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said on Thursday in a statement published on state-run Anadolu news agency, that Islamic prayers and recitals will be

29 May 06:22 Greek City Times 1506177376454127454.html
Japan's disaster plan revised in light of coronavirus and typhoons

The government's revisions address the reality of the virus, as well as the damage caused by typhoons Faxai and Hagibis last year.

29 May 06:35 The Japan Times 6673764366821394451.html
Michigan State University Network Breached In Ransomware Attack

Netwalker ransomware-as-a-service (RaaS) operators have reportedly breached Michigan State University's network, threatening to leak private files to the public if they don't pay a ransom in time. BleepingComputer reports: A countdown timer on the attacker's website shows that the university has ab...

29 May 06:40 it.slashdot.org 306148771120749661.html
Morning top 5: COVID-19 latest; Brexit memo; and Women's Aid calls

The two-week quarantine period for people arriving into Ireland from abroad may be lifted for som...

29 May 06:13 Newstalk 7635722259148965624.html
Virus tolls surge in Americas as Europe reopens

The death toll from the coronavirus has spiked again in the United States, and Latin America's pandemic crisis deepened, as Europe's reopening from lockdown continued.

29 May 06:02 RTE.ie 7595237278746939502.html
Delhi BJP MP Gautam Gambhir's father's car stolen from outside house

Delhi BJP MP and former cricketer Gautam Gambhir's father's SUV was stolen from outside their residence in the Rajinder Nagar area of the national capital, the police said on Friday.

29 May 06:29 Mumbai Mirror 1209961192878565256.html
P&ID: Nigeria traces $9.6 billion financial hit back to $390,000 in alleged bribes - Premium Times Nigeria

ast year, the British court authorized P&ID to seize more than $9.6 billion of Nigeria’s foreign assets — more than the West African country’s annual health and education budgets combined.

29 May 06:45 Premium Times Nigeria 5456729301107464910.html
Capital Iron building part of 6.7-acres bought by Reliance; store to keep operating

Reliance Properties, which was behind the transformation of the Janion building on Store Street, has picked up nearly seven acres of downtown Victoria, including the site of the Capital Iron . . .

29 May 06:00 Times Colonist 7617512062027622268.html
Two floors of Parliament Annexe building sealed after official tests positive for COVID-19: Sources

The director-level officer who attended work on May 28 was found positive for the infection along with his family members, sources said.

29 May 06:10 The Economic Times 7653256037929743003.html
Delhi BJP MP Gautam Gambhir's Father's SUV Stolen From Outside His Residence

Police said Deepak Gambhir's vehicle, a Toyota Fortuner, was parked in front of his residence at around 3.30 pm on Wednesday but was found missing on Thursday morning.

29 May 06:45 Abplive 5873643726710841330.html
Police remove Adeleke’s name from exam malpractices charges

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The police on Thursday removed the name of a former governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Osun State, Ademola Adeleke, from the charges of examination malp...

29 May 06:06 Punch Newspapers 3524240995811557227.html
91-year-old woman from city’s Sector 15, six others from Bapu Dham Colony test positive

The 91-year-old’s son says family cannot foot the bill for Covid treatment at Max.

29 May 06:09 The Indian Express 2885715104803595963.html
Industry cries foul over Mahavitaran's new billing system

An industrial unit from Sangli whose consumption was 7595 units in March under new system received a bill for 37,650 units and got five times bill.

29 May 06:18 Mumbai Mirror 1209961192288287929.html
Hello and welcome: robot waiters to the rescue amid virus

RENESSE, Netherlands - You can always count on a robot for perfect timing.When Shaosong Hu saw robotic waiters serving food in China last fall, he knew exac

29 May 06:24 iNFOnews.ca 6669504245698963971.html
1,018 patients discharged as MOH tweaks criteria; 373 cases yesterday

A total of 1,018 Covid-19 patients were discharged yesterday, after the Ministry of Health (MOH) announced a change in its discharge criteria. All patients assessed to be clinically well and no longer infectious by day 21 of their illness will be sent home without having to...

29 May 06:00 thenewpaper 2217039562176512196.html
Highest per-day spike of 827 positive cases in Tamil Nadu, death toll up to 145

Migrants and returnees account for more than 100 positives on Thursday

29 May 06:04 Deccan Chronicle 7881006363853301509.html
Man 'stoned to death' at 15th century castle in Kent

Police were called to reports of rocks being thrown at the castle in Eynsford, Kent.

29 May 06:43 Metro 970161748838138793.html
CNN reporter, crew arrested on live TV

Minnesota state police on Friday arrested CNN reporter Omar Jimenez and his camera crew during a live report on the network's morning program "New Day."

29 May 11:09 TheHill 355432918806423739.html
Oman hospital evacuated due to tropical depression

People urged to shun low areas, wadis

29 May 11:59 Gulf News 2086521545325538837.html
'McLovin it': McDonald's to reopen East Kilbride drive-thrus next week

The fast food favourite will announce which Golden Arches branch is reopening only on the morning that service is resuming in order to manage demand.

29 May 11:29 dailyrecord 552235479587015592.html
CRPF jawans donate blood to save Naxal injured during encounter in Jharkhand

A team killed three Naxals and apprehended two on Thursday after a gunbattle in the forests of the Manmaru-Tebo area in Jharkhand's West Singhbhum district.

29 May 11:52 India Today 4286117812646501256.html
A-G’s close contacts tested negative for Covid-19, says National Audit Department

PUTRAJAYA, May 29 — The closest as well as close contacts of Auditor-General (A-G) Datuk Nik Azman Nik Abdul Majid, who were screened for Covid-19 on May 22, were all tested negative. The National Audit Department (NAD) in a statement today said, the 10 closest contacts referred to two family...

29 May 11:04 Malaymail 302165936098124102.html
PDI-P politician receives 'light' sentence in KPU bribery case as key suspect remains free

Also on Thursday, KPK prosecutors indicted KPU commissioner Wahyu Setiawan for accepting bribes from PDI-P politician Harun Masiku and West Papua Governor Dominggus Mandacan in two separate cases.

29 May 11:53 The Jakarta Post 7678601104077906940.html
Boy raises more than £1k for hospital charity by singing ahead of Clap for Our Carers event

Josh Morton frequently receives treatment at Bristol Children’s Hospital

29 May 11:50 BristolLive 4740742016409691174.html
MIT elects first black female student body president in the school’s 159-year history

Danielle Geathers made history this week becoming MIT’s first black student body president in the school’s 159-year history.

29 May 11:00 Face2Face Africa 5878198130100712806.html
F1 teams may bring a maximum of 80 people to the tracks

Because of the pandemic, teams with significantly fewer personnel will be present on the tracks, in order to limit the chance of spread as much as possible. The FIA has now determined how many men each team is allowed to bring and there are fewer than before. The paddock will therefore be a quiet environment for the coming season.

29 May 11:42 GPblog.com 9117728198776917622.html
Nepali Sherpa wait, grow potatoes as Himalayas remain closed due to coronavirus

Had it not been for the coronavirus, Nepali climbing guide Tashi Lakpa Sherpa would have been on Mount Everest now, guiding clients and trying to add another feather in his cap - a ninth ascent. But

29 May 11:43 Deccan Herald 2027555796407234405.html
Three men including groom issued compounds over Serdang temple wedding during CMCO

KUALA LUMPUR, May 29 — A bridegroom was among three men slapped with RM1,000 compound each for flouting the Conditional movement control order (CMCO) for organising a wedding ceremony in Serdang, Seri Kembangan last Sunday. Serdang district police chief ACP Ismadi Borhan in a statement...

29 May 11:29 Malaymail 302165935623776439.html
Trump threatens 'shooting' in response to Minneapolis looting

President Trump early Friday morning lashed out at demonstrators in Minneapolis amid the protests over the death of George Floyd, warning that he would send National Guard troops to the city and that

29 May 11:27 TheHill 355432917832727322.html
CNN crew released after they were arrested live on air in Minneapolis

A CNN crew was arrested while giving a live television report Friday morning in Minneapolis -- and then released about an hour later -- as the crew covered ongoing protests over the death in police custody of George Floyd.

29 May 11:53 CTVNews 2422791597902520161.html
Former US V-P candidate, wife test positive for coronavirus antibodies

Former Democratic Vice-Presidential candidate, Sen. Tim Kaine and his wife Anne have tested positive for coronavirus antibodies.

29 May 11:37 Vanguard News 4125100339229710774.html
Trafford Council lends Manchester Airport nearly £13m as part of major loan package

Concerns have previously been expressed about the authority's level of borrowing by its own councillors

29 May 11:29 men 6694993429381752858.html
Feds won't mandate refunds

The federal government is not committing to a bailout of the Canadian airlines sector - but is also not planning to require air carriers to refund ticket holders for the flights cancelled during the COVID pandemic as some consumers have requested.

29 May 11:43 Castanet 616068603119071911.html
Trump considering to throw out thousands of Chinese graduate students

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says Chinese students

29 May 11:27 The Asian Age 2126266544730105877.html
Efforts taken to ensure safety of Sabah people amid Covid-19 pandemic, not to curb freedom, says CM

KOTA KINABALU, May 29 — The various efforts taken by the state government to contain the Covid-19 pandemic in Sabah were not meant to limit the freedom of the people in celebrating any festivals, said Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal. Instead, he said, those measures were taken to...

29 May 11:24 Malaymail 302165936184129401.html
George Floyd: We’ll evaluate evidence – US

Kayode Oyero The United States says it will compile and evaluate information obtained from witnesses in the killing of a black man, George Floyd. In a joint statement on Thursday, the US Atto...

29 May 11:43 Punch Newspapers 3524240995577481426.html
One more case in Shivamogga

One more positive case of COVID-19 was reported in the district on Friday, taking the tally to 35.According to the afternoon bulletin released by the Department of Health and Family Welfare, the patie

29 May 11:16 The Hindu 6679535025341206580.html
Serious troubles for Godman web series

Hours after making private the trailer of web series Godman following protests from various quarters for demeaning Brahmins and their faith, the makers muted a few dialogues and re-released the trailer much to the agony of Hindus. Continue Reading →

29 May 11:08 News Today 4115950002871734953.html
Girl, 2, suffers life-threatening injuries after falling 40ft from bedroom window in front of ‘hysterical’ parents

A TODDLER suffered life-threatening injuries after plunging 40ft from her bedroom window in Portsmouth as her horrified neighbours yelled “that’s your baby” to her parents. The tw…

29 May 11:33 The Sun 7379604593591571121.html
Bev Q developers now raise the spectre of cyber attack

Faircode Technologies Private Limited, the Kochi-based developers of Bev Q, the virtual queue management app for maintaining social distancing at liquor outlets, has raised suspicion of a targeted and

29 May 11:33 The Hindu 6679535025573081089.html
'Water is life': COVID-19 exposes chronic crisis in Navajo Nation

Amanda Larson pulls up at a water station a few miles from her home in the Navajo Nation and her three children get to work filling up large bottles lying on the bed of her pickup truck.

29 May 11:00 manilastandard.net 4715274784998487243.html
Ndlozi challenges ‘PR and media-obsessed’ Lesufi to ‘come to the Vaal, the schools are not ready’

The EFF MP says the toilets at Kutlo-Tharo Secondary are in an extremely bad state and that the school is not ready for reopening.

29 May 11:07 The Citizen 410802302446835674.html
Two Cheers For Unfiltered Information

In the early hours of December 31st, 2019 weeks before the coronavirus was recognized as a budding pandemic, Taiwanese Centers for...

29 May 11:07 Techdirt 1456370857786441979.html
Attack on Taiwan an option to stop independence, top China general says

BEIJING: China will attack Taiwan if there is no other way of stopping it from becoming independent, one of the country's most senior generals ...

29 May 11:36 CNA 5644198862993227032.html
Satellite images show mid-May activity at Chinese base

Satellite images analysed by India Today's Open Source Intelligence Team (OSINT) show movement of large vehicles at the Chinese post in Aksai Chin, the part of Ladakh region occupied by Beijing since the 1962 conflict with India.

29 May 15:08 India Today 4286117812831036761.html
‘When The Looting Starts, The Shooting Starts’: Trump Quotes ’60s Police Chief’s Bloody Phrase

President Donald Trump on Friday tweeted a phrase that recalled the racist police violence of the ’60s: “When the looting...

29 May 15:40 Talking Points Memo 4598529367513662326.html
Vanishing jobs for young could create ‘lock-down generation’ | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

GENEVA >> Bashar Ali Naim used to work in a perfume and accessories store in Baghdad, earning $480 per week on average. About three months ago, the coronavirus outbreak swept into Iraq, and the 28-year-old father of two has been out of work ever since.

29 May 15:45 Star-Advertiser 3439335387775726611.html
Prince Harry praises young volunteers who are delivering food packages to the vulnerable in London during a video call with charities and says 'helping people makes you feel better'

Prince Harry, 35, spoke with young volunteers about delivering food packages to the vulnerable in London on a video call released by the charity Street Games on Twitter today.

29 May 15:12 Mail Online 124328112242746479.html
Setback for YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, Andhra Pradesh HC quashes ordinance curtailing State Election Commissioner’s tenure

Election Commissioner of Andhra Pradesh: YS Jagan Mohan Reddy government in Andhra Pradesh had promulgated an ordinance to curtail the tenure of Andhra Pradesh State Election Commissioner from five to three years.

29 May 15:03 The Financial Express 1288289581499258804.html
Labrador gives birth to one of the biggest litters in history for the breed

The 14 adorable puppies make up the biggest labrador litter in England.

29 May 15:15 Metro 970161747929085519.html
Corona cess on liquor: Delhi HC seeks detailed reply from Kejriwal government

The Delhi government, in its earlier affidavit, has opposed the petitions which have challenged a May 4 notification levying a 'special corona fees' on liquor in the national capital.

29 May 15:12 The Financial Express 1288289581407433768.html
US Lawmaker Introduces Bill To Recognise Tibet As Separate Country

US lawmaker Scott Perry has introduced a bill recognising Tibet as a separate and independent country.

29 May 15:19 NDTV.com 5090057682503999942.html
Twitter hides Donald Trump tweet about Minneapolis protests for 'glorifying violence'

WASHINGTON: Twitter hid a tweet from President Donald Trump on Friday (May 29), accusing him of breaking its rules by "glorifying violence" in a ...

29 May 15:50 CNA 5644198862843596012.html
Trends in Covid-19 deaths: how the four nations of the UK compare

Deaths have fallen, but the pattern is not consistent.

29 May 15:00 Shropshire Star 3480199991702369016.html
Twitter Shield Needs Fresh Look, Not Trump Spite

A new executive order targets enemies instead of taking thoughtful aim at a dated immunity law that’s been challenged by Democrats and Republicans.

29 May 15:20 Bloomberg.com 4032480122359813687.html
Eight Gauteng school districts are yet to receive PPE deliveries

Service and distribution giant Bidvest had stepped in to clean schools which do not have the capacity to do so.

29 May 15:31 The Citizen 410802301000724367.html
Minister struggles to explain self-isolation rules when asked about childcare

'Follow the guidance, unless you can't?'

29 May 15:01 Metro 970161747625265025.html
Mum of tragic Glasgow teen found dead blasts sick scammer who tried to con money in his memory

Mum Stephanie Bonner was heartbroken when she saw an online post pretending to raise money memory of her son.

29 May 15:47 dailyrecord 552235479285700327.html
Twitter attaches disclaimer to Trump's Minneapolis tweet for 'glorifying violence'

Twitter accused President Donald Trump on Friday of "glorifying violence", attaching a disclaimer to one of his tweets about unrest in Minneapolis ...

29 May 15:50 CNA 5644198862649898906.html
Federal government to clear all Centrelink robo-debts, refund money

More than $720 million raised through the Morrison government's controversial Centrelink robo-debt program will be refunded.

29 May 15:48 The New Daily 5848147787122832742.html
Trends in Covid-19 deaths: how the four nations of the UK compare

Deaths have fallen, but the pattern is not consistent.

29 May 15:00 Express & Star 7324224459248546552.html
NYC tanning salon owner fined $1,000 for reopening: 'It's insane what's happening'

A New York tanning salon owner who was fined $1,000 for reopening in defiance of the state's coronavirus lockdown order said Friday that he is already "broke," as are other members of his community. 

29 May 15:04 Fox News 7362823820414453978.html
Liberal legal scholar rips Twitter for censoring Trump, says 'free speech' ultimate 'loser'

Constitutional law scholar Jonathan Turley warned that Twitter's decision to level fact checks or altogether hide President Trump's tweets threatened the concept of free expression in America.

29 May 15:14 Washington Examiner 4625792332574510591.html
Spain reports two new COVID-19 deaths, total at 27,121

MADRID (Reuters) - Spain’s Health Ministry said recorded deaths from the coronavirus outbreak reached 27,121 on Friday, increasing by two in the last 24 hours.

29 May 15:33 Reuters 8334514180246563527.html
Coronavirus Australia live updates: Virus protesters defy restrictions in Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne

Hundreds of anti-vaccination, anti-5G, conspiracy theorist protesters have blocked a highway in Brisbane as similar protests took place in Melbourne and Sydney.

29 May 15:11 news.com.au — Australia’s #1 news site 638857063629688303.html
Leo Varadkar says schools will be reopened by the end of August

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said that both primary and secondary schools will be reopened by the end of August for the start of the academic year

29 May 15:55 Buzz.ie 7092425148183404313.html
Non-essential shops in Wales could reopen next month, says Drakeford

The First Minister indicated further relaxing of lockdown rules, before defending his ‘stay local’ five-mile restriction on travel.

29 May 15:49 Jersey Evening Post 6141642775136852464.html
EU Concerned Over Beijing's Move to Develop National Security Bill for Hong Kong

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The European Union expresses grave concerns over Beijing's decision to develop a security bill for Hong Kong as it contradicts the Hong Kong Basic...

29 May 15:19 Sputniknews 967333868378100531.html
Why my supporters battered journalist, by Imo lawmaker

The member representing Obowo State Constituency in the Imo House of Assembly, Mr. Kennedy Ibeh, has explained why his supporters beat...

29 May 15:56 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900210908815.html
Japan air force pilots fly over Tokyo to salute medical workers

TOKYO (Reuters) - The Japanese air force’s aerobatic demonstration squadron, Blue Impulse, flew over central Tokyo on Friday in a salute to medical workers on the frontline against the coronavirus pandemic.

29 May 15:51 Reuters 8334514180355720825.html
'He was going haywire:' Video shows naked man stealing Winnipeg ambulance

Winnipeg police confirmed they are investigating after an ambulance was stolen by a naked man on Friday.

29 May 15:15 Winnipeg 1929576525555419395.html
'A lot of nurses don't have a work ethic': An Atlanta drug rehab clinic is accused of firing its nursing staff during the pandemic

The clinic's director described the staff as lazy and questioned why nurses were being hailed as heroes.

29 May 15:12 Business Insider 6060062399971846305.html
Clumsy rhino at Edinburgh Zoo crashes into fence after getting head stuck in bucket

Qabid, Edinburgh zoo's Greater One-Horned Rhinoceros, was filmed by his keepers as he waited for his dinner to arrive

29 May 15:48 mirror 675785261066727722.html
Police investigate after girl, 13, subjected to serious sexual assault by two men in Angus woods

Police are investigating after a 13-year-old girl was the victim of a serious sexual assault in an Angus town.

29 May 15:59 The Courier 4275302766972926682.html
News: OLF,OFC urge gov’t to take report by Amnesty seriously; heed recommendations to reverse troubling human rights abuse record

Addis Abeba, May 29/2020 – In a joint statement released by opposition parties Oromo Liberation Front (OLF) and Oromo Federalist Congress (OFC) on Amnesty International’s Report, the parties urged “the federal and regional authorities to take the report by Amnesty International seriously, heed the recommendations put forth and promptly reverse ...

29 May 15:57 Addis Standard 929763680989973690.html
Maharashtra continues to add to Karnataka’s COVID-19 tally; 178 new cases reported

Other than returnees from Maharashtra, the 178 cases include five, who have come from Delhi, and one each from Andhra Pradesh, Rajasthan and Tamil Nadu.

29 May 15:37 The Financial Express 1288289579892559213.html
BSEB allows students to apply for re-evaluation of Bihar Board Class 10 answer sheets from 29 May to 12 June

Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) has announced that those who are not satisfied with the marks they received in any subject of Class 10, can apply for scrutiny from 29 May to 12 June

29 May 15:49 Firstpost 4760741711939451901.html
CDD asks Buhari to scrap security votes

The Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD) has asked the Buhari administration to scrap security votes.The Centre for Democracy

29 May 15:33 TheCable 7513571675158468498.html
UK Wants 5G Club Of 10 Countries, Including India, To Cut Out China's Huawei: Report

Britain said Friday it was pushing the United States to form a club of 10 nations that could develop its own 5G technology and reduce dependence on China's controversial technology giant Huawei.

29 May 15:45 NDTV.com 5090057682471123066.html
Love at first sight: pandemic accelerates courtship, wedding

"You can take off your mask and kiss the bride," the priest said, as a septuagenarian US couple who spent the pandemic lockdown together after a single date married on Thursday.

29 May 17:30 manilastandard.net 4715274784754148439.html
Japan Netflix star's death sparks calls for cyberbullying rules

The death of a young Japanese reality TV star targeted by online abuse has sparked an outpouring of grief in the country and calls for stronger measures to tackle cyberbullying.

29 May 17:15 manilastandard.net 4715274784896049161.html
Brother of explosives-laden car owner intercepted in Pulwama being questioned: J-K Police

According to the police, Hidayatullah Malik is a resident of Sharatpora in Shopian who joined the militant ranks in July 2019.

29 May 17:15 The New Indian Express 4718288653069395099.html
Large cruise ships barred from Canadian waters until end of October: Garneau

OTTAWA - The cruise-ship season in Canada is all but sunk as Ottawa extends its ban on large ships in Canadian waters until the end of October in an attempt

29 May 17:30 iNFOnews.ca 6669504244243453600.html
Derek Chauvin charged with murder in connection with death of George Floyd

US officer fired by Minneapolis police after Floyd died while being restrained

29 May 17:54 The Irish Times 8204772968837958598.html
Taiwan president meets HK dissident, promises support for protesters

Taiwan president Tsai Ing-wen visited a bookstore run by a prominent Hong Kong dissident Friday, repeating promises of humanitarian support and sanctuary for those fighting for democracy in the finance hub.

29 May 17:00 manilastandard.net 4715274784783239078.html
Officer Involved In Killing Of George Floyd Has Been Arrested

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The police officer seen on video kneeling on the neck of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man...

29 May 17:22 Talking Points Memo 4598529367442950054.html
Prince Harry & Meghan Markle Call The Cops After Drones Fly Over Their Los Angeles Mansion

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle moved into their Los Angeles mansion back in March with their one-year-old son Archie Harrison. But, it turns out that

29 May 17:09 Celebrity Insider 265863475602005806.html
Russian warplanes in Libya could open new phase in Middle East's biggest proxy war

The U.S. says Russian warplanes sent to back Moscow's favored militia leader in Libya could open a new phase in the Middle East's biggest proxy war.

29 May 17:15 Yahoo 7097669638051624839.html
No workplace gatherings, socialising among employees when office operations resume after COVID-19 circuit breaker: MOM

SINGAPORE: Employees should not socialise during or outside working hours, even when office operations resume during Phase 1 of Singapore’s ...

29 May 17:40 CNA 5644198864322407092.html
CRPF men donate blood to Naxal injured in encounter in Jharkhand

A team led by the paramilitary forces' 60th battalion and state police killed three Naxals and apprehended two on Thursday after a gunbattle in the forests of the Manmaru-Tebo area in Jharkhand's West Singhbhum district.

29 May 17:04 The Financial Express 1288289579677811468.html
Migrant workers | Reports of ‘lost’ trains fake, says Railways

“Only four of 3840 trains since May 1 have taken over three days to reach their destinations”

29 May 17:18 The Hindu 6679535025956526501.html
Suspect accused of killing wife in Stonehenge makes first court appearance

Vuyo Ulirch Mabunda, a security supervisor at Transnet and former police officer, is facing charges of murder after he allegedly shot and killed Tebogo Mabunda.

29 May 17:11 Lowvelder 3143322320622521080.html
South Korea limits school numbers over virus spike

Seoul - South Korea on Friday imposed limits on the number of pupils going to schools in and around Seoul as officials scramble to tackle fresh coronavirus cases that threaten the country's success in containing the epidemic.

29 May 17:07 The Peninsula 1202843882995317410.html
Moment devastated driver desperately tries to save VW Golf swept out to sea on Kent beach

DRAMATIC footage shows a devastated driver trying to save his half-sunk car from the sea after it was swept away by a strong current. The motorist was caught out after parking his VW Golf too close…

29 May 17:06 The Sun 7379604591979755630.html
AP News in Brief at 12:04 a.m. EDT

Protests, some violent, spread in wake of George Floyd death ATLANTA (AP) — Demonstrators marched, stopped traffic and in some cases lashed out violently at police as protests erupted Friday in dozens of U.S. cities following the killing of George Floyd after a white officer pressed a knee into his neck while taking him into …

29 May 17:04 City NEWS 1130 5858657120993013638.html
California prison employees suspended over racist remarks

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California prison officials said Friday that they suspended multiple employees who made racist jokes about the death of an African American man in police custody in...

29 May 17:36 The Seattle Times 9121942836887628267.html
Forbes revoke Kylie Jenner's billionaire status, slamming her "web of lies"

Forbes has revoked Kylie Jenner's billionaire status following an article published claiming the 22-year-old largely exaggerated her earnings

29 May 17:38 Buzz.ie 7092425148689830020.html
IMF says Bosnia's failure to disburse IMF emergency aid is unprecedented

SARAJEVO (Reuters) - Five weeks after the International Monetary Fund gave Bosnia $370.46 million in emergency aid to help combat the coronavirus crisis, the funds have still not been disbursed due to a disagreement between its rival ethnic leaders, officials said.

29 May 17:51 Reuters 8334514180813792227.html
Gopalganj triple murder: Upendra Kushwaha’s RLSP adds an unexpected twist to Tejashwi Yadav’s pitch against CM Nitish Kumar

Tejaswi Yadav, who was sitting inside his vehicle outside his home, said that there is no house arrest order against him and lockdown is only for MLAs while criminals are allowed to move freely.

29 May 17:09 The Financial Express 1288289581467562682.html
Driver's 'wrong direction' police chase ends in roundabout smash

Merseyside Police patrols pursued the suspected cannabis-fuelled driver as he headed into oncoming traffic on the M56

29 May 17:59 Liverpool Echo 7727211174800450544.html
Karnataka Covid-19 wrap: State records 248 cases in 24 hrs; gram panchayat polls postponed

The total number of cases in the state has now reached 2,781, out of which 1,837 are active. The state has recorded 48 deaths and 894 people have been recovered and discharged. 

29 May 17:05 The Indian Express 2885715105415858225.html
Minneapolis officer charged following death of black man in custody

The arrest comes after three days of protests.

29 May 17:34 Shropshire Star 3480199991315401863.html
McConnell calls for end to violent protests

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell called for an end to violent protests in Minneapolis and in Louisville, Kentucky, where deaths have sparked riots and clashes between citizens and law enforcement.

29 May 17:41 Washington Examiner 4625792332949606276.html
Neighbours applaud in the street as coronavirus survivor finally comes home

It was a moment his family thought they might never see

29 May 17:00 BristolLive 4740742017797066320.html
Indore: Mittal Appliances manager found dead in flat's bathroom

Preliminary investigation revealed that Albert hailed from Chennai and was staying here for a few years.

29 May 17:10 Free Press Journal 9080771788591246375.html
Migrant crisis: Labourer’s body found lying in toilet of special train four days after he boarded it

The Jhansi-Gorakhpur train left Jhansi on May 23 and reached Gorakhpur on May 24. However, the worker’s body was found on May 27 in the railway yard.

29 May 17:32 Scroll.in 8669301693457930650.html
With New Cross River Traffic Law, tax exemption for the poor is meaningless, Motorists

Cross State government has directly or indirectly reintroduced tax payment by the poor and less privileged in the state with the introduction of a new traffic regulatory law and agency.

29 May 17:05 The Guardian 7580308505519638988.html
Oakland prepares for Friday-night protest

A demonstration over the police killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis is planned for Friday night in Oakland.

29 May 17:43 SFGate 6504337519424192625.html
Sanwo-Olu virtually commissions 18 projects

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu virtually commissioned 18 projects in commemoration of his first year in office at a ceremony held at the Lagos House, Alausa, Ikeja.

29 May 17:33 The Guardian 7580308504309897765.html
Pro boxer’s memorable repayment to hospital

Hassan N’Dam, a former middleweight world boxing champion, wanted to repay the French hospital that cared for his father-in-law through his bout with COVID-19. Perhaps with Champagne? Or chocolate? No

29 May 17:28 The Hindu 6679535025876606481.html
Locust swarms pose threat to aircraft during landing and takeoff phase: DGCA issues guidelines

The Directorate General of Civil Aviation said that pitot and static sources can also get partially or fully blocked while flying through locust swarms.

29 May 17:00 The New Indian Express 4718288654083092747.html
Democrats want interviews with Trump admin officials over watchdog firing

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Democratic lawmakers said on Friday they want to conduct closed-door interviews with officials from President Donald Trump’s administration about the surprise firing of State Department Inspector General Steve Linick, and release transcripts to the public.

29 May 17:55 Reuters 8334514179860594999.html
No govt approval needed for Covid-19 tests: Gujarat HC

The issue raised by the Ahmedabad Hospitals and Nursing Home Association (AHNA), which had moved an application seeking a recall of the court’s earlier orders, directing the state government and the AMC to ensure prices are capped at the private hospitals to ensure no exorbitant billing for Covid-19 treatment, was taken up.

29 May 17:49 The Indian Express 2885715105791161820.html
Govt decides to approve special recruitment rules

J&K government has decided to approve the ‘Jammu and Kashmir Appointment to Class-IV (Special Recruitment) Rules, 2020’ to lay down the procedure as

29 May 03:25 Greater Kashmir 4662909091810755143.html
DC Budgam reviews pandemic situation

Deputy Commissioner Budgam, Shahbaz Ahmed Mirza, today, convened a meeting to have a firsthand appraisal of covid-19 pandemic cases, treatment and

29 May 03:30 Greater Kashmir 4662909092710525336.html
Donald Trump took two-week dose of hydroxychloroquine, feeling ‘absolutely great’: White House

After Trump announced early this month that he was taking hydroxychloroquine as a preventive measure against coronavirus, a number of Indian-American doctors have written to the Trump Campaign about the usefulness of this antimalaria drug in the fight against Covid-19.

29 May 03:22 Hindustan Times 696565557353055624.html
Transgenders to get Rs 1000 per month pension

The Administrative Council (AC) which met here under the chairmanship of Lieutenant Governor, G C Murmu, accorded sanction to the extension of coverage of

29 May 03:30 Greater Kashmir 4662909091862972706.html
Queen’s letters over Australian PM’s dismissal should be public, court rules

The letters, deemed ‘personal and confidential correspondence’, were deposited into the National Archives of Australia

29 May 03:19 Jersey Evening Post 6141642774992807390.html
Coronavirus: 103yo US woman celebrates with a beer after beating COVID-19

Jennie Stejna defied the odds and celebrated in style.

29 May 03:19 Newshub 2131266986529904375.html
NC grieved over deaths, losses due to inclement weather

National Conference on Thursday expressed grief over three deaths following wind storm that unleashed havoc in parts of south and central Kashmir, urging

29 May 03:30 Greater Kashmir 4662909091970779571.html
Privatization of power sector | JKPEECC to hold protest on June 1 to oppose Centre's move

JKPEECC to hold protest on June 1 to oppose Centre’s move | In response to a call given by National Coordination Committee of Electricity Employees and Engineers, which is an amalgam of different power employee

29 May 03:25 Greater Kashmir 4662909092966488041.html
Trump Executive Order Targets Legal Protections for Social Media Giants

Executive order signed Thursday comes two days after Twitter fact-checked President Trump’s false claims about voting by mail

29 May 03:43 TheWrap 2361432283341094489.html
Search continuing for young woman missing in Hunua Ranges

Elicia Hughes-Sutherland hasn't been seen since last Tuesday.

29 May 03:40 Newshub 2131266985546989885.html
'No oral test for posts up to pay level 5'

J&K government has directed that there shall be no oral test for posts up to and including Pay Level 5 (Rs 29,200-92,300) and the selection for all

29 May 03:30 Greater Kashmir 4662909092708579870.html
Police officer who kneeled on George Floyd's neck allegedly 'tried to kill' black man in 2008

Ira Latrell Toles claims Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin tried to kill him during a domestic abuse call in 2008, shooting him twice at close range

29 May 03:45 mirror 675785260527177551.html
Queen’s letters over Australian PM’s dismissal should be public, court rules

The letters, deemed ‘personal and confidential correspondence’, were deposited into the National Archives of Australia

29 May 03:18 Express & Star 7324224460457403870.html
Minneapolis police fire tear gas on crowd near Third Precinct; large fire erupts nearby

Police in Minneapolis tried to disperse a crowd gathering near the city’s Third Precinct on Thursday night, firing “flash bang” shots and then tear gas, according to reports.

29 May 03:07 Fox News 7362823821142004480.html
Waheed Bakare: A clear definition of altruism

We became friends in 2008 when I assumed office as the pioneer Executive Director/CEO of Zakat and Sadaqat Foundation, Lagos,

29 May 03:15 Vanguard News 4125100338757555779.html
Station Casinos extends pay for workers through Wednesday

Station Casinos is extending regular pay and benefits for all full-time team members through Wednesday, one day before it will reopen select properties.

29 May 03:10 Las Vegas Review-Journal 8640648835860769133.html
DepEd junks face-to-face classes

The Education department will not allow face-to-face classes in the coming school year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Secretary Leonor Briones said Thursday.

29 May 03:30 manilastandard.net 4715274785817395456.html
Pompeo defends dismissal of State Department watchdog: 'He was investigating policies he simply didn't like'

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has defended the firing earlier this month of State Department Inspector General Steve Linick, telling "The Ingraham Angle" Thursday that "I regret that I didn't recommend to the president earlier that he be terminated.

29 May 03:28 Fox News 7362823821375775817.html
Coming Apocalypse of Xi Jinping

China stares at an economic collapse in wake of Covid of an economy already bruised with Trump's trade war. Therefore, the move in Hong Kong reflect Xi and Party's nervousness is managing economic fallouts of Covid and trade war. Current Hong Kong move appears geared more towards domestic audience rather than global for a change.

29 May 03:31 The Economic Times 7653256037867485638.html
Working hours for commercial activities from 7am to 1pm from Sunday

The Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MoCI) said yesterday in a circular that work hours for commercial and service activities in Qatar will be from 7 am to 1 pm from Sunday. The steps are taken within the framework of the preventive and precautionary measures taken in Qatar to contain the COVID-19 outbreak and in line with previous decisions and procedures.

29 May 23:07 The Peninsula 1202843881651616540.html
Adapt or perish: How indie bookshops thrived amid Australia's shutdown

In recent years indie bookshops have thrived where once chains failed, through personal service: but it was intimacy placed at at risk when the pandemic hit.

29 May 23:03 The Age 7967730561453049445.html
Watchdog asks Crown to consider charges against five officers in death of B.C. man

SURREY, B.C. — British Columbia’s police watchdog is asking Crown counsel to consider use of force and obstruction charges against five police officers after the death of a Prince George man while in custody.

29 May 23:04 National Post 4816958590216647109.html
Akwa Ibom Assembly suspends two council chairmen over misconduct

Patrick Odey, Uyo The Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly has suspended the Chairman of Nsit Atai Local Government, Emem Ibanga, and her counterpart in Uyo, Imo Okon. The duo were suspended indefin...

29 May 23:25 Punch Newspapers 3524240994537075589.html
‘I knew what he wanted’: Kootenay man spends hours in tree as black bear patrols below

Francis Levasseur is no stranger to the outdoors, but a recent run-in with a bear caused quite a scare

29 May 23:40 North Delta Reporter 5327740411938784486.html
Mark Zuckerberg says he had a 'visceral negative reaction' to Trump's post about shooting protesters but says the post will stay on Facebook (FB)

Mark Zuckerberg has broken his silence on Donald Trump's warning about "shooting" protesters to say that while he had a "visceral negative reaction to it," Facebook will not take it down.

29 May 23:43 Pulse Live 3606876834946716096.html
CM takes stock of Covid situation at Ahmedabad Civil Hospital

The high court, in an order of May 22, had raised several questions on the mismanagement at the Civil Hospital, while also enquiring if the senior-most bureaucrats and the health minister were aware of the dire condition the hospital was in

29 May 23:34 The Indian Express 2885715104587142506.html
Tata vs Mistry: SC to hear Cyrus Mistry’s plea for Tata Sons board seat

Mistry wants the SP group firms - Cyrus Investment Pvt Ltd and Sterling Investment Corporation - should be given proportionate representation on the Tata Sons board and all its committees, which allegedly was denied to his family group.

29 May 23:30 The Financial Express 1288289579739688671.html
President Trump says he spoke to George Floyd’s family

Trump said he conveyed his sympathy to the family.

29 May 23:22 ABC Action News - WFTS - Tampa Bay 5911730203040208682.html
Criminal Trials Set to Resume at Sacramento Court

After nearly three months of plotting a reopening path, Sacramento County Superior Court is ready to debut a new “socially distanced” era of criminal justice featuring temperature checks, mandatory masks and jurors behind plexiglass.

29 May 23:50 Courthouse News Service 1799505150406280755.html
Young Minneapolis mayor in spotlight after police killing, protests

(Reuters) - Shaken and angry, Minneapolis’ telegenic young mayor stood in front of television cameras over and over this week - first to decry the police killing of George Floyd, and on Friday to impose a curfew as parts of his city burned in ongoing protests.

29 May 23:54 Reuters 8334514181089676567.html
Taman Jurong Shopping Centre's NTUC FairPrice among places visited by COVID-19 cases while infectious

SINGAPORE: The NTUC FairPrice supermarket at Taman Jurong Shopping Centre was on  Friday (May 29) added to a list of public places visited by ...

29 May 23:57 CNA 5644198863526605849.html
Feds flew an unarmed Predator drone over Minneapolis protests to provide “situational awareness”

The US has a long history of surveilling protesters, but the technology used to do so has grown more powerful.

29 May 23:42 Vox 6416095788695293098.html
GPs and home visits

A chara, – I hope that the ongoing deliberations of our Oireachtas Special Committee on the Covid-19 Response will also include an examination of how GPs deliver medical care to patients confined to their homes.

29 May 23:05 The Irish Times 8204772969104970795.html
Corona Impact: IIT Indore classrooms to house 50%, hostels 40% of total capacity

It has planned some tough measures to check entry of the deadly virus entry into the campus when academic activities will start.

29 May 23:30 Free Press Journal 9080771788177071380.html
U.S. Asians Pushing Back Against Harassment After Surge Of Attacks

A spike in harassment of Asian-Americans since the coronavirus pandemic began has led community activists in the United States to fight back

29 May 23:45 HuffPost 5982769914906483192.html
Second batch of 1,250 migrant workers leave aboard Shramik special

The workers are headed to Odisha, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Jharkhand

29 May 19:36 The Hindu 6679535025901928593.html
APC accuses Bauchi State Govt of starving Assembly of funds

The All Progressives Congress (APC), has accused the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP)-led Bauchi State Government of starving the State House Assembly of funds thereby hindering its operations.

29 May 19:48 Premium Times Nigeria 5456729300344466760.html
CNN Reporter and Camera Crew Arrested by Minneapolis Police While Covering Protests (Video)

Reporter Omar Jimenez and his crew were released an hour later

29 May 19:24 TheWrap 2361432283291559059.html
People are becoming more aware of Covid-19’s global impact, Idris Elba says

The actor spoke during an online briefing organised by the World Economic Forum.

29 May 19:17 Shropshire Star 3480199993305618850.html
US To Bar Some Chinese Students, Strip Hong Kong Special Treatment: Trump

President Donald Trump said Friday that the United States will restrict Chinese students and start reversing Hong Kong's special status in customs and other areas, as Beijing imposes a controversial security law.

29 May 19:57 NDTV.com 5090057681960892141.html
National priorities

I want to take your attention to an important issue which Pakistan's people are facing.And that issue is public transport and public transport mafia.As we know that nowadays curing lockdown public tra

29 May 19:43 Pakistan Today 6621510369773341374.html
George Floyd's Death Case: One Of The Four Minneapolis Police Officers Charged With 'Third-Degree Murder'

The officials have not yet arrested or charged the other three officers involved but are continuing to investigate the evidence. Meanwhile, the officers involved in the incident have been fired and reportedly FBI is involved in investigating the case.

29 May 19:05 Abplive 5873643726560491660.html
Andhra Pradesh government doctors association treat all doctors equally

Vijayawada: Andhra Pradesh Government Doctors Association (APGDA) appealed to the State government to treat all the doctors equally by paying equal salaries and providing equal perks.Dr Pidakala Shyam...

29 May 19:59 The Hans India 817019414713637771.html
How to beat COVID-19, by Buhari - The Nation Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari has said the support of developed countries and international financial organisations to poorer countries ...

29 May 19:00 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900793044832.html
City police begin booking drug peddlers under PIT NDPS Act

The city police have begun booking habitual drug peddlers under the Prevention of Illicit Traffic in Narcotics Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (PIT NDPS) Act, 1988, a law under which preventive dete

29 May 19:33 The Hindu 6679535026131589310.html
Videos: Officer Charged as New Footage Shows Several Cops Kneeling on George Floyd

Amid the Friday arrest of Derek Chauvin, the former officer of the Minneapolis Police Department (MPD) who was filmed kneeling on the neck of Minnesota resident George...

29 May 19:18 Sputniknews 967333867943376719.html
Policeman charged with murder of George Floyd

A Minneapolis police officer who pinned an unarmed black man with a knee to the throat before the man died has been arrested and charged with murder, a prosecutor said on Friday, after three nights of violent protests in the Midwestern city sparked by the death.

29 May 19:56 independent 5894610844526675873.html
Steps being taken to make study a pleasant experience: Jagan

Poor students the target group, says CM

29 May 19:00 The Hindu 6679535024266227156.html
Watch--George Floyd Warns Youth Against Gang Culture: ‘One Day It's Gonna Be You and God’

A video posted by a friend shows George Floyd warning young black men to stop living a violent lifestyle and come back to God.

29 May 19:30 Breitbart 3148363491404083803.html
Power minister R K Singh asks Rs 3 trillion from finance commission

The minister informed the commission that the old schemes of the ministry are being amalgamated into a new scheme for which he requested Rs 3 trillion over five years.

29 May 19:16 Business-Standard 1502508924673760952.html
Biden calls for 'real leadership' after Trump alludes to violence after police killing

DETROIT (Reuters) - Joe Biden on Friday called for justice and “real leadership”, accusing President Donald Trump of encouraging violence by threatening deadly military force to stop rioters in Minneapolis protesting the police killing of an unarmed black man.

29 May 19:22 Reuters 8334514180772688585.html
Golf in 11th hour discussions with minister to get green light to open

GolfRSA stated that they are still in going talks with the Department of Sports, Arts and Culture and insisted that golf courses will not be allowed to open.

29 May 19:05 Sport 682566034221569579.html
Spoilers: Geoff is fuming in Corrie as Alya takes revenge

Alya got the upper hand on abuser Geoff — who was less than pleased to discover that she'd taken drastic action.

29 May 19:55 Metro 970161748570872242.html
Eastern Cape confirms some schools not ready to reopen on Monday

Kojana told the briefing that alleged acts of sabotage among rival suppliers were crippling the supply of PPE in some districts.

29 May 19:26 The Citizen 410802300638982251.html
VA to reopen hospitals for compensation and pension exams

May 29 (UPI) -- The Department of Veterans Affairs, with a backlog of 114,000 cases, announced that it will resume in-person disability examinations at some VA medical centers.

29 May 19:24 UPI 8257973865384335598.html
Second home robbery in two months leaves young couple shaken

They are now looking to move from the area.

29 May 19:00 The Courier 3604583736277822860.html
Death toll due to cyclone Amphan in West Bengal now 98: CM Mamata Banerjee

The death toll due to cyclone 'Amphan' in West Bengal has risen to 98, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Friday. "As per reports of the district magistrates, the toll due to cyclone Amphan has

29 May 19:15 Deccan Herald 2027555797400211800.html
Ron Johnson seeks power to subpoena dozens of Obama officials tied to Trump-Russia inquiry and 'unmasking'

A top Senate Republican intends to pursue subpoenas for records and testimony from dozens of officials involved in the Russia investigation with a special focus on the time frame just after President Trump’s win in the 2016 election.

29 May 19:37 Washington Examiner 4625792331967374970.html
Coronavirus claims the lives of five more doctors

Two doctors from Lahore and one from Gujranwala, Peshawar and Faisalabad each have lost their lives

29 May 19:04 Dunya News 5863268918602975167.html
Buhari extends appointment of appeal court’s acting president

President Muhammadu Buhari has extended the appointment of Monica Dongban-Mensem as the acting president of the court of appeal...

29 May 19:41 TheCable 7513571675717560505.html
Golf bag and clubs stolen from Suffolk home

A golf bag and a set of clubs have been stolen from a home in Suffolk, along with outdoor kit and a gold club membership.

29 May 19:03 East Anglian Daily Times 681138152530272467.html
Trump has one of his most authoritarian weeks yet as president as the US surpassed 100,000 coronavirus deaths

In free, democratic societies, it's not normal for leaders to threaten deadly violence against their citizens in any context.

29 May 19:40 Business Insider 6060062399433317774.html
Akwa Ibom Governor speaks on NDDC director’s death

The Akwa Ibom governor, Udom Emmanuel, has said that the government and people of the state would require answers to certain questions on the death of Ibanga Etang, the acting director of finance in the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).

29 May 19:14 Premium Times Nigeria 5456729299993620636.html
State govt lays down new criteria for MBoSE affiliation

SHILLONG: Opening of new schools in Meghalaya is going to be more capital-intensive as they must fulfill some desirable but stiff conditions being set by the state government for becoming eligible for recognition and grant-in-aid.The Meghalaya Cabine

29 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999879540880863.html
Railways issues guidelines for TTEs on board 100 pairs of special trains to run from June 1

They also said all the staff shall be provided with sufficient number of masks, face shields, hand gloves, head covers, sanitiser and soap so that they can perform their duty safely.

29 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965314824053.html
NJ horse racing, child-care centers, sports reopening

More sectors of New Jersey's economy will soon be opening up from restrictions stemming from COVID-19, Gov. Phil Murphy said Friday.

29 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442823320344.html
ICMR-NIN to conduct rapid Covid survey in Hyderabad

The National Institute of Nutrition (NIN) in collaboration with the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) will conduct a rapid survey

29 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566545651752.html
Press freedom in Myanmar regresses

Increased arrests of journalists, the partial shutdown of the Internet and the increasing blocking of websites show that the liberalisation of Myanmar's press is in danger.

29 May 00:00 Deutsche Welle 550934689829950194.html
Taking urgent steps for cremation of COVID-19 deceased, Delhi govt tells HC

The Delhi government told the court that 28 such bodies were cremated on Thursday and the last rites of the remaining 35 will be performed by Saturday.

29 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024963550035813.html
Zimbabwe records second highest daily coronavirus increase

Zimbabwe reported 17 new coronavirus cases on Thursday, the second highest daily tally which took the country total to 149.

29 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424161476572495.html
BBMP wastes time in felicitation, ignores rain preparedness

The BBMP council, which met for three and half hours, failed to discuss rain preparedness despite widespread damage caused by more than 200 trees/tree branches falling in the past one week and two people losing lives in rain-related incidents on Tuesday.

29 May 00:40 Deccan Herald 2027555796606862950.html
#ECMustListen: More Ghanaians join calls to resist new voters’ register compilation

The seemingly unpopular decision by the Electoral Commission to compile a new voters’ register regardless of the existing global health crisis is being brutally scrutinized by some concerned Ghanaians on social media.

29 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494422656893.html
Record number of virus cases, 1,000 dead in 24 hours in Brazil

The South American country has the world's second highest number of confirmed novel coronavirus cases - 438,238 - after the United States.

29 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610108045825630.html
Woman returned from Maharashtra denied entry into house in Karimnagar

The helpless woman sat in front of her house for help. This bizarre incident was taken place in Kisannagar of Karimnagar town on Friday.

29 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567026731497.html
Master of cargo ship charged over Australia container spill

The ship master of a Singapore-registered vessel that spilled some of its cargo off the Australian east coast has been charged with damage of the marine environment and pollution.

29 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442574380251.html
Biden Hits Trump’s Response To George Floyd Death: ‘No Time For Incendiary Tweets’

The former Vice President also called for lasting police reform and for Americans not to stay silent.

29 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532051958853.html
We are guilty – Geingob

TUYEIMO HAIDULA and ESTER MBATHERAPRESIDENT Hage Geingob yesterday admitted contravening the lockdown regulations when the Swaop Party held a birthday celebration in April at parliament in

29 May 00:00 The Namibian 8837880576953238193.html
Punching through turmoil: Pro boxer helps medical staff cope

Hassan N’Dam, former middleweight boxing champion of the world, wanted to repay the French hospital that cared for his father-in-law through his bout with COVID-19.

29 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836443072449432.html
Railways extends advance reservation period; No travel fare for migrants

Indian Railways has taken the decision to extend the advance reservation period (ARP) from 30 days to 120 days for its special Rajdhani trains as well as the Mail Express trains that will commence services June 1 onwards.

29 May 00:00 Business Today 1145527431497073295.html
Blast furnace workers produce hot metal amid pandemic

Even in the difficult times of the Covid-19 epidemic, there has been no let down in the spirit & enthusiasm of BSL blast furnace personnel. This team, which plays an important role in making hot metal in the steel production process is still playing crucial role in production by taking care of

29 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783233935924766.html
Maharashtra govt to soon announce package to tide over crisis: Deputy CM

Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar on Friday said that the state government will soon announce a financial package to steer the state out of the present economic crisis.

29 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568037742576.html
Number 10 must lift briefing ban on openDemocracy, says European press freedom watchdog

Government accused of attempting to “isolate and punish critical coverage” by boycotting media outlets.

29 May 00:00 openDemocracy 5382241321564440863.html
COVID-19 tally in Dharavi goes up to 1,715 with 41 new cases

The tally of COVID-19 cases in Dharavi, Mumbai's largest slum, rose to 1,715 on Friday after 41 more people tested positive for the infection, an official of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) said. No new death was reported in Dharavi, due to which the toll remained unchanged at 70, the

29 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783231872949983.html
Octogenarian stays hungry with mentally-challanged son, daughter

At the twilight of age, when parents want their children would take care of them, an octogenarian person, here, was forced to shoulder the burden of his family members as his two children were insane. Nrusingha Charan Behera of Ekalapur village under Kansar BadadaunduaGP of Mahakalapada

29 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783232679366808.html
Des Moines police use tear gas after George Floyd rally

Des Moines police used tear gas to disperse a crowd of several hundred people who gathered Friday night near the downtown police headquarters after a peaceful rally earlier in the evening.

29 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441719652522.html
Around 7,800 hospital beds required in WC for COVID-19 peak, estimates show

The peak of the infection was expected to be around the end of June and beginning of July.

29 May 00:00 ewn.co.za 2308610107803655441.html
Twitter hides Trump tweet for 'glorifying violence'

Twitter has hidden one of President Donald Trump's tweets from his profile, saying it violates rules about glorifying violence, reports the BBC.

29 May 00:00 THE CITIZEN 7029251213476109413.html
MeECL staff strike on June 1

 SHILLONG: The MeECL employees and engineers will take part in the national protest day on June 1 against the proposed amendment to Electricity Bill 2020 and privatisation.In a letter to Chief Minister Conrad Sangma on Thursday, the All MeSEB Un

29 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999878540814661.html
Bhupalpally gears up to face locust attack

The district administration is taking all steps to face the possible threat from the menace of the desert locusts

29 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566892275271.html
To my ‘Jagat Janani’

‘LETTERS to Mother’, a book featuring letters written by Prime Minister Narendra Modi

29 May 00:30 Ahmedabad Mirror 2891158803753129620.html
Farmhand accused of animal cruelty unfairly dismissed: ERA

A farmhand in central New Zealand accused of scaring cows and allowing puppies to die has won a case of wrongful dismissal against his employer....

29 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079738441975.html
Parliament encourages Coronavirus positives to boldly declare status

The Parliament of Ghana on Wednesday frowned on the poor treatment accorded people who have tested positive for the coronavirus, and called on society to avoid stigmatization, discrimination and fear of patients who have recovered from the disease.

29 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494084679330.html
Punjab Opp parties oppose move to hike fee in medical colleges

A day after Punjab Cabinet decided to increase the fees in the States medical colleges, both private and Government, the opposition parties have opposed the move. State’s principal opposition party, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), has accused the Government of buckling under pressure of the “medical

29 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783232427590907.html
CNN crew arrested while reporting on Minneapolis protests

The Minnesota State Patrol on Friday arrested a CNN television crew as they reported on violent protests in Minneapolis following the death of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who pleaded for air

29 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441103324953.html
Half dozen hurt after 2 groups clash while playing cards

Over half a dozen people were injured after two groups clashed while playing cards at Sudama Nagar under Kamla Nagar police station area late in the night on Wednesday; two persons have sustained severe injuries in the clash. Panic prevailed late in the night at Sudama Nagar after Alok Manohar was

29 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783232436457998.html
COVID-19: India now ninth-worst hit country in world with 1,65,799 cases

New Delhi, May 29 (PTI) The death toll due to COVID-19 rose to 4,706 in the country, while the number of cases climbed to 1,65,799, registering an increase of 175 deaths and a record jump of 7,466 cases since Thursday 8 am, the Union Health Ministry said. The number of active COVID-19 cases stood

29 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783233252893913.html
Stray animals bear the brunt of lockdown

SHILLONG: While the state government has been quick to sign an MoU with Dhyan Foundation, a Delhi-based animal welfare group, to take care of the seized cattle till the owners claim them, the same, however, does not seem to be keen in opening up of a

29 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999879727333587.html
Fantasy sports betting regulations near passage in Louisiana

Residents of the 47 Louisiana parishes where voters agreed to legalize fantasy sports betting edged closer Friday to being able to compete for the online cash prices.

29 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441222624286.html
Centre likely to retain limited role and allow states have more say after Lockdown 4.0

The central government may, however, advise state authorities to continue with strict curbs in COVID-19 containment zones in the worst-affected 30 municipal areas that account for 80 percent of the positive cases in the country.

29 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024963782180176.html
PM Modi not in ‘good mood’ over Ladakh standoff with China, says Donald Trump

Speaking with the reporters in the Oval Office of the White House on Thursday, Trump said a “big conflict” was going on between India and China.

29 May 00:43 Hindustan Times 696565557441554621.html
Pakistan saw a record 2,636 coronavirus cases, 57 deaths in last 24 hours: Dr Mirza

The greatest number of patients on ventilators — 157 — has also been recorded

29 May 00:00 www.geo.tv 9037559357301577167.html
HC reconstitutes bench hearing Covid pleas

Bench of J B Pardiwala and I J Vora that heard suo motu petition and other pleas on Covid-19 pandemic has been restructured. The bench of Chief Justice Vikram N

29 May 00:30 Ahmedabad Mirror 2891158804732700603.html
India surpasses China's COVID-19 death toll

India surpasses China's COVID-19 death toll. India also surpassed China's death toll with as many as 4,706 deaths, compared to 4,638, according to Johns Hopkins University data.

29 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372384627481695.html
CBD businesses hoping that fewer people will keep working from home

Report from RNZ by Ruth Hill While government departments are keeping Wellington staff working at home – some shops and cafes in Wellington’s CBD report trade is down 40 percent.

29 May 00:00 SCOOP 847363054021532987.html
IPAC: Your absence was a blessing – Kofi Akpaloo slams NDC

Founder and leader of Liberal Party of Ghana (LPG) Kofi Akpaloo has lashed out at the largest opposition party, the National Democratic Congress (NDC), for boycotting the recent Inter-Party Advisory Committee (IPAC) meeting called by the Electoral Commission (EC).

29 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494485333782.html
Priest beheads man at temple in Cuttack dist

A priest allegedly killed a man by beheading him at a temple near Bandhahuda under the Narasinghpur police station in Cuttack district on Wednesday night. Later, accused Sansari Ojha (72), priest of Brahmani Dei Temple, surrendered to police following the incident. Reports said an argument

29 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783232209572520.html
Trump signs an executive order about social media platforms

Days after Twitter added 'fact check' to two of US President Donald Trump tweets, calling them 'potentially misleading', the latter has signed an executive order about social media platforms. The order is aimed at limiting the broad legal protections enjo

29 May 00:00 Business Today 1145527431230735768.html
Taiwan top court rules adultery no longer crime

Taiwan's top court decriminalised adultery on Friday, ruling the law against it breached constitutional protections of sexual autonomy and equality, in a move hailed by rights groups.

29 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567271401232.html
Tasting Australia Will Not Go Ahead in 2020

Originally shelved until October, the state’s biggest food and drink festival will now return in autumn 2021.

29 May 00:00 Broadsheet 1032174911820263144.html
A tough call: Minor league umps squeezed as lost year looms

Any other May weekend, Trevor Dannegger might’ve been in Hartford or Richmond or Akron on a Double-A diamond, wrangling players, coaches and managers.

29 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441389546054.html
Learning to survive despite the Government

Patricia MukhimYou only need to travel the length and breadth of Meghalaya to see people struggling to beat the pandemic at its own game. Farmers are reaping their harvests and are now trying to sell them at different points in their respective distr

29 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999879475145443.html
George Floyd protesters unleash fury, Trump threatens military action

President Donald Trump blasted the “total lack of leadership” and tweeted: “Just spoke to Governor Tim Walz and told him that the Military is with him all the way. Any difficulty ...

29 May 00:55 Las Vegas Review-Journal 8640648837481090345.html
Telangana: Exam duration cut to two hours in State varsities

The State universities will be conducting theory examinations for two hours instead of three hours. Accordingly, the question papers

29 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567232849882.html
Govt, non-govt offices to reopen from June 8 in West Bengal: CM

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced that all government and non-government offices will resume their operations from June 8 across the state.

29 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567867176940.html
Vermont barbers, stylists reopening as restrictions ease

Hair stylists and barbers are back in business Friday as part of the latest round of business reopenings in Vermont from COVID-19 shutdowns.

29 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442072738927.html
Enemy of the young

"Not someone bigoted, please." Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. is known for his unguarded remarks on social media, but this time he managed to use Twitter to show his biased and unfair generalization of young people.

29 May 00:35 manilastandard.net 4715274784930843419.html
From Mumbai, workers fly to Jharkhand on plane rented by NLSIU alumni

They were part of a group of 174 labourers — daily wagers, auto drivers and construction workers — from Jharkhand, living in Mumbai, who boarded a plane that was leased by a group of alumni of National Law School of India University (NLSIU).

29 May 00:25 The Indian Express 2885715105166137812.html
Toilet Paper Chase And Indoor Cycling Race With Unity And Arduino

While we’re still far away from returning to a pre-Corona everyday life, people seem to have accepted that toilet paper will neither magically cease to exist, nor become our new global curren…

29 May 00:00 Hackaday 7171991795608635189.html
11 new Covid-19 cases surface in State

At least 11 new cases of COVID-19 infection surfaced in Jharkhand on Thursday, health officials said. The findings took the total number of COVID-19 cases in State to 469, as per a bulletin shared by the National Health Mission (NHM) by the time this report was filed. Out of the 11 patients, at

29 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783233635041140.html
In Sayajibaug zoo, lockdown has given privacy for tigers to mate

Due to the Covid-19 lockdown, construction work on the new enclosures inside the zoo has been suspended since March end along with the suspension of visitors. Absence of visitors and workers has given the much needed privacy to the animals, especially the big cats that do not usually mate in full public view.

29 May 00:43 The Indian Express 2885715105116533771.html
Toshakhana reference: Arrest warrants issued against former prime minister Nawaz Sharif

Warrants were issued by the accountability court hearing a reference filed against former PMs Gilani, Nawaz and ex-president Zardari

29 May 00:00 www.geo.tv 9037559358345189173.html
'We're a deeply divided society': inside the battle for Hong Kong

Australian-born, Hong Kong-based journalist Antony Dapiran says the protests have at their worst resembled medieval warfare.

29 May 00:00 Brisbane Times 2314609338449126815.html
US indicts NKoreans, Chinese over $2.5 bn network to dodge sanctions

The US Justice Department indicted 28 North Koreans and five Chinese on Thursday for operating a money laundering ring that moved billions of dollars through global banks to avoid nuclear sanctions on Pyongyang.The network processed more than $2.

29 May 00:20 Digital Journal 4566489172411043022.html
Ali Zaidi filed a contempt of court petition for failing to make JIT reports public

Federal Minister of Maritime Affairs Ali Zaidi has filed a contempt of court petition in the Sindh High Court for failing to make the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) reports public.

29 May 00:00 Daily Times 746661314555296580.html
Dana White thanks John Oliver for ‘UF-Sea’ idea, but ‘I’m not giving you a cut’

Dana White jumped on the chance to trademark the name "UF-Sea," and he thanked "Last Week Tonight" host John Oliver for the idea.

29 May 00:00 MMA FIGHTING 2898528043596415592.html
Lawmaker-elect denies wrongdoing over 'comfort women' funds

A prominent South Korean activist who was recently elected to the National Assembly denied on Friday that she misused public donations for Korean survivors of Japanese wartime sexual slavery.

29 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442739627820.html
'We're a deeply divided society': inside the battle for Hong Kong

Australian-born, Hong Kong-based journalist Antony Dapiran says the protests have at their worst resembled medieval warfare.

29 May 00:00 The Age 7967730561430054303.html
How Logan man plans to break $17M Lotto win news to his family

Hey Dad, nice new wheels… A Logan man is planning to break the news to his family that he won more than $17 million in last night’s Powerball draw by pulling into his driveway in a flash new car.

29 May 00:52 myGC.com.au 214966662256969939.html
BEST decides not to charge bus ticket fares from migrants

A BEST spokesperson said that the decision was taken as per the directives of the Supreme Court.

29 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964813045870.html
Ahmedabad BJP chief tests positive; state tally at 15,593

The state overall reported 361 cases on Thursday and 19 died, of which 16 were in Ahmedabad, taking the death toll in the state to 964. The state tally stands at 15,593.

29 May 00:50 The Indian Express 2885715104693634943.html
27,403 confirmed coronavirus cases in South Africa as deaths climb to 577

Health minister Dr Zweli Mkhize has announced that there are now 27,403 confirmed  cases of coronavirus in South Africa.

29 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596439271468952.html
IIM Shillong professor kills self

SHILLONG: A 34-year-old assistant professor of Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Shillong, hanged himself on Thursday morning.According to police, Dr Arindam Mukhopadhyay, who was originally from Burnpur in West Bengal, joined IIM-Shillong in 201

29 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999879933194765.html
Capitals prepare to open MedStar Iceplex when NHL allows training to restart

Washington Capitals general manager Brian MacLellan told reporters Friday that the team has been in contact with government officials about making sure its practice facility in Arlington, Virginia, ca

29 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442049191829.html
Porbandar has a new Junior Crorepati

CIRCA 2001, the Amitabh Bachchan fronted mega quiz show kickstarted its junior version

29 May 00:30 Ahmedabad Mirror 2891158803968185691.html
Nigerian among cyber cons arrested for duping bizman

Three men duped him ofRs 15.81 lakh via an email purportedly sent by a supplier

29 May 00:30 Mumbai Mirror 1209961191620547796.html
'Not one rupee has come to states to fight COVID'

'Not one rupee has come to states to fight COVID'. 'The stimulus packages, sector reliefs, loans etc are coming to industry, but state governments have not got any money from GST, no money from excise, no money from any income source.'

29 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372384584331949.html
Justin Theroux’s War With His Neighbor Continues – He Called 911 After Recording Him Allegedly Threatening His Wife

Actor Justin Theroux has been at war with his neighbor for three years now, TMZ reported. Justin is now claiming that he has a recording of his

29 May 00:13 Celebrity Insider 265863476705703985.html
Officials cite mistakes as CDC removes coronavirus guidance

U.S. health officials removed some coronavirus reopening tips for religious organizations only hours after posting them late last week, deleting guidance that discouraged choir gatherings and the use

29 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442459650776.html
Judge rules against news agencies over nursing home stats

The state of Arizona doesn’t have to publicly reveal the number of COVID-19 cases and deaths among residents of nursing homes, long-term facilities and retirement homes, a state judge ruled on Friday.

29 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836440997024443.html
$1.4m to help Queenstown workers who have lost jobs

The hard-hit Queenstown Lakes District has been given $1.4 million in Government funding to help redeploy workers who have lost their jobs because...

29 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079115700936.html
Trump threatens 'shooting' response to Minneapolis riot over police killing

Trump threatens 'shooting' response to Minneapolis riot over police killing

29 May 00:00 Investing.com 5710361976206256378.html
Home Guard killed, two others injured

SHILLONG: A home guard was killed and two others were injured when a vehicle, while avoiding checking by the police, rammed into a checkpoint in West Jaintia Hills on Wednesday night.West Jaintia Hills SP, Lakador Syiem said in a statement that aroun

29 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999879401287539.html
CM KCR upbeat on achieving 165 TMC of additional water storage capacity

Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao has said that the bold decision of taking up the multi stage Kaleshwaram Lift Irrigation Scheme

29 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568188020758.html
Exclusive: White House kept FDA in the dark on Russian ventilators for New York and New Jersey

Exclusive: White House kept FDA in the dark on Russian ventilators for New York and New Jersey

29 May 00:00 Investing.com 5710361975561085291.html
Horse racing back on track as Moscow lockdown eases

Since mid-May, Russia's main race course has echoed to the shouts of jockeys and the pounding of hooves, while the stands remain empty.

29 May 21:35 Sport 682566035718895718.html
JOHN HUMPHRYS: End these degrees of greed. As even the richest universities plead for Covid cash, it's an outrage many offer only debt and disappointment in return

JOHN HUMPHRYS: What they so often deliver is debt and disappointment. Something has gone horribly wrong in the past couple of decades and it's time to put it right.

29 May 21:58 Mail Online 124328110653341202.html
What is the Covid Alert Levels system?

The Covid Alert Levels system is similar to that used to establish the terrorist threat and will be run by a new Joint Biosecurity Centre.

29 May 21:22 Shropshire Star 3480199992903782678.html
New Waterways Route To Connect Tripura With Bangladesh: Biplab Kumar Deb

Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb on Friday said a new inland waterways protocol route on the Gomati river would connect Tripura with Daudkandi in Bangladesh and ships would start ferrying goods within three months.

29 May 21:03 NDTV.com 5090057682120486127.html
Ize-Iyamu lists those who set the stage for the battle against Obaseki

Osagie Ize-Iyamu, governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo, has expressed gratitude over his nomination as consensus candidate by a faction of the party.

29 May 21:34 TheCable 7513571674637254826.html
Ex-con racks up 19 arrests during crime spree thanks to loose bail laws

A 55-year-old felon has used loose bail laws to terrorize Big Apple residents with a three borough crime-spree in which he was arrested 19 times and repeatedly released, The Post has learned. Frank

29 May 21:07 New York Post 7654946767539204813.html
Kurnool: 3 security guards sacked as Covid-19 patient attempts to flee

Following the missing of Covid-19 patient from the Kurnool Government General hospital, the hospital authorities have suspended three security guards.

29 May 21:12 The Hans India 817019414758811849.html
Man charged in connection with deaths of two men in Inverness

Police were called to the scene on Balloan Road at around 10pm on Thursday after two men died and a woman was injured.

29 May 21:29 dailyrecord 552235479556175052.html
Breezy tradewinds and windward showers to grace weekend | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Breezy tradewinds with mainly windward showers are expected for Hawaii this weekend, according to forecasters.

29 May 21:00 Star-Advertiser 3439335388583603120.html
Terrific People: Trump Speaks To Family Of Black Man Killed After Arrest

US President Donald Trump said Friday he had talked with the family of George Floyd, the African American man who died while a policeman kneeled on his neck during an arrest, sparking riots.

29 May 21:21 NDTV.com 5090057680668403489.html
‘Cut cigarette taxes to pre-GST levels’

This will help to bring market share of smuggled foreign brands: FAIFA

29 May 21:35 The Hindu 6679535024439549090.html
Quarantined migrants transform face of schools in Bihar

Returning migrant workers have transformed the face of many government schools in Bihar which once appeared abandoned, ignored and ugly.

29 May 21:36 The Statesman 1191309781639569944.html
'Horrible Situation': Trump Says Minneapolis Looters Should Not Drown Out Peaceful Protesters

During opening remarks at a roundtable discussion on Friday, US President Donald Trump called the situation in the US city of Minneapolis, Minnesota, "horrible" and...

29 May 21:00 Sputniknews 967333869130500193.html
US President Donald Trump Cuts Ties, Terminates WHO Funding Permanently

The US president said that he will redirect its funding from the Geneva-based WHO towards other global public health organisations.

29 May 21:09 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | India.com 7150386082866184393.html
Bulgaria to lift travel ban on Australian convicted of murder

Bulgaria will move to lift a ban that prevents an Australian man convicted of murder in 2009 and released on parole from leaving the country, the ...

29 May 21:33 CNA 5644198862470336593.html
Want a mask with your Big Mac? Alberta handing out masks at drive-thrus

EDMONTON - Alberta is planning to distribute 20 million non-medical masks for free at hundreds of drive-thru fast-food restaurants.Health Minister Tyler Sha

29 May 21:36 iNFOnews.ca 6669504245105326933.html
What is the Covid Alert Levels system?

The Covid Alert Levels system is similar to that used to establish the terrorist threat and will be run by a new Joint Biosecurity Centre.

29 May 21:22 Express & Star 7324224460449960214.html
Canada 'needs' airline industry, is monitoring day by day: minister

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada is closely monitoring the slumping airline industry and extended a ban on large cruise ships to Oct. 31 to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus, Transport Minister Marc Garneau said on Friday.

29 May 21:11 Reuters 8334514179915135050.html
Spain reports two new COVID-19 deaths, total at 27,121

Spain’s Health Ministry said recorded deaths from the coronavirus outbreak reached 27,121 on Friday, increasing by two in the last 24 hours.

29 May 21:18 Bdnews24 8119004128264235358.html
In tell-all documentary, doped-fuelled cycling champ Lance Armstrong does not look sorry

He was the 21st century’s first and possibly still-greatest cancelled celebrity

29 May 21:36 The Globe and Mail 68426410087423849.html
George Floyd protesters set Minneapolis police station afire

Protesters could be seen setting fire to a Minneapolis Police Department jacket and cheering.

29 May 05:28 Hindustan Times 696565558136827540.html
Minneapolis police station set on fire amid protest over killing of George Floyd

A Minneapolis police station has been set on fire amid mounting protests over the killing by police of an unarmed black man. On the third straight day of protests over the killing of George Floyd,

29 May 05:22 The Independent 2511519171302135277.html
RIP COAG: The national cabinet gets its chance

National cabinet has proven its value when COAG was past its prime.

29 May 05:59 Brisbane Times 2314609340026157816.html
The Week's Best: Stories You May Have Missed

We know that rferl.org isn't the only website you read, and it's possible that you may have missed some of our most interesting journalism from the past week.

29 May 05:49 Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty 5891794162037876337.html
Jaishankar discusses post-COVID-19 economic recovery with EU foreign policy chief

 External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Thursday held discussions with European Union foreign policy chief Josep Borrell on initiatives to promote post-Corona economic recovery and preparations

29 May 05:40 Deccan Herald 2027555797257902995.html
Young men urged to use COVID-19 to educate and create

THE ECONOMIC fallout resulting from COVID-19 has left many people jobless and is affecting the ability of men living in inner-city communities who are constrained from their daily ‘hustle’ to provide for their families and loved ones. Jerome...

29 May 05:30 The Gleaner 1215260529014260560.html
Masterplan for Buninyong Botanic Gardens

Councillors agreed to take the first steps towards a new masterplan for Buninyong Botanic Gardens.

29 May 05:43 The Courier 3604583736221205909.html
COVID-19 test kits now being sold in black markets, NCDC raises alarm

abuja—Director-General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, Chikwe Ihekweazu, said yesterday Nigerians have started COVID-19

29 May 05:05 Vanguard News 4125100338829872039.html
Large heath butterflies return to Manchester after 150 years

Lancashire Wildlife Trust has brought the species back to peatlands following a local extinction in the 19th century

29 May 05:00 the Guardian 1491978795203880043.html
Five Liberal MPs call for national standards for long-term care homes

Trudeau’s offer of federal help has met a mixed reaction from provincial and territorial leaders

29 May 05:39 The Globe and Mail 68426411070005736.html
Recent Poll Shows that Only 5% Approve Zumthor LACMA Scheme

A recent poll revealed that only 5% approve of the current Peter Zumthor-designed scheme for a new Los Angeles County Museum of Art LACMA.

29 May 05:30 ArchDaily 6219750955095639466.html
Quarantine could hit tourism, warns Wrekin MP Mark Pritchard

A Shropshire MP has called for more flexibility in the Government's quarantine laws for overseas visitors.

29 May 05:00 Shropshire Star 3480199992299629207.html
Incidents of murder, attempted murder and culpable homicide down across Lanarkshire

The figures from Police Scotland are taken from the last year.

29 May 05:00 dailyrecord 552235479495420582.html
DMK urges PM to withdraw Electricty Bill

The Opposition DMK in Tamilnadu has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to withdraw the proposed Electricity (Amendment) Bill which intends to undermine the states’ legislative powers over electricity and to abandon the proposal to cancel free electricity for the farmers. Continue Reading →

29 May 05:47 News Today 4115950001738135881.html
EU Commission aspires for treaty change on health

The European Commission has proposed a €9.4bn stand-alone programme dedicated to health known as EU4Health. The proposal is touted as a first step towards a possible Treaty change when it comes to health.

29 May 05:11 EUobserver 625925297950439000.html
Explained: How desert locusts made its early arrival to India and how serious would it

Many know that desert locusts, also known as Schistocerca Gregaria, normally live and breed in desert regions. It is during this time, they require bare ground to lay eggs. With this keeping in mind, these locusts can breed in Rajasthan but not in the Indo-Gangetic plains.

29 May 05:49 Oneindia 2023829370853757430.html
Minneapolis officer charged over black man's death

Derek Chauvin, one of four US police officers involved in the arrest of a black man in Minneapolis, who died after being pinned with a knee to the throat, has been arrested and charged with third-degree murder and manslaughter.

29 May 05:34 RTE.ie 7595237277977221530.html
Chuck wants all JPs to fall under one umbrella

WESTERN BUREAU: THE SITUATION which sees some parishes having two separate organisations representing justices of the peace (JPs) is poised to become a thing of the past, as Justice Minister Delroy Chuck has issued an edict to end the practice and...

29 May 05:14 The Gleaner 1215260530045838574.html
Caution needed on cross-country Covid-19 comparisons

Countries across the world currently report widely different mortality experiences with Covid-19 and this results in apparently very different disease impacts being reported in different countries.

29 May 05:29 RTE.ie 7595237277938174878.html
EXTRA: Buhari trusts women more than men, says Garba Shehu

Garba Shehu, spokesman to President Muhammadu Buhari, says the president trusts more women than men.Garba Shehu, spokesman to

29 May 16:07 TheCable 7513571674948295778.html
Man gets 2 life terms for rape and murder of partner's daughter, aged 9

A man who raped and murdered his partner's 9-year-old daughter has been sentenced to two life terms in jail after he pleaded guilty to the charges.

29 May 16:32 News24 3752801377906029347.html
SA company probed for non-delivery of PPE to Botswana, bank account frozen

The companies ordered the equipment from Proverbs Medical (Pty) Ltd and paid R1 million but allegedly did not receive the goods.

29 May 16:11 The Citizen 410802300491639499.html
Jolovan Wham donates S$1 more than what Jo Teo required of him

Jolovan Wham donates S$1 more than what Jo Teo required of him

29 May 16:10 The Independent 5308065343421747865.html
Chinese Propagandists Compare Minnesota Riots to Hong Kong Protests

Chinese propagandists use the Minneapolis riots to score political points against the U.S., comparing them to the Hong Kong protests.

29 May 16:53 Breitbart 3148363492061849692.html
Hennepin County Attorney: There Might Not Be a Criminal Charge Here

The video of a Minneapolis police officer pinning an unarmed

29 May 16:00 Townhall 6083908947861093551.html
All dressed up, no prom to go to

BOSTON (Reuters) - Like Cinderella, Emily Appleton dreamed of going to the ball and dancing with her Prince Charming. But the coronavirus spoiled everything.

29 May 16:34 Reuters 8334514181105104527.html
Three feared killed, 15 injured in Anambra communal clash

No fewer than three persons have been reportedly killed and 15 others injured in a land tussle between Urum and Achalla communities in Awka...

29 May 16:14 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900827381857.html
Twitter attaches disclaimer to Trump tweet for 'glorifying violence'

Twitter hid a tweet from President Donald Trump on Friday and accused him of breaking its rules by "glorifying violence", after he tweeted that looters at protests in Minneapolis would be shot.

29 May 16:45 The Jakarta Post 7678601102500265798.html
No Eiffel, Mona Lisa or Versailles: Iconic sites stay closed

None of France's three most iconic tourist sites will reopen when the country lifts most of its remaining coronavirus lockdown restrictions next week. Some of Europe's other major cultural sites are also taking their time to reopen.

29 May 16:32 CTVNews 2422791598612769505.html
Wage subsidy scheme opened up to women returning from maternity leave

People returning from maternity leave are now able to access the Temporary Wage Subsidy Scheme.S...

29 May 16:08 Newstalk 7635722258000930896.html
Greece: Tourists from 29 countries can fly in as of June 15

Greece on Friday listed 29 countries from where it will accept visitors as of June 15 as the Greek government looks to mitigate some of the financial damage from the coronavirus pandemic.

29 May 16:11 CTVNews 2422791597563059905.html
Travel outlook uncertain, demand may fall amid Covid-19 crisis: Vistara

Domestic air travel resumed on Monday after a span of two months and a majority of passengers in the first four days were those, who were left stranded in different parts of the country.

29 May 16:35 Business-Standard 1502508925169497916.html
Rights Watchdog Calls On Turkmenistan To Release Popular Entertainer Imprisoned For Being Gay

Human Rights Watch (HRW) says a popular entertainer and his associates in Turkmenistan have been handed prison terms for being gay and called on authorities to "immediately dismiss" all charges against the men.

29 May 16:14 Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty 5891794163496916496.html
Scottish Government coronavirus adviser calls for policy on 'shielding' the elderly to be axed

Professor Devi Sridhar and Yasmin Rafiei wrote that there are serious ethical questions about hiding people away

29 May 16:27 dailyrecord 552235479912793187.html
No going back to normal way of working, Shropshire Council staff told

Permanent changes will be made to the way Shropshire Council operates when the country emerges from the coronavirus pandemic.

29 May 16:03 Shropshire Star 3480199991544048443.html
Russian jets 'intercept' American bombers over the Black Sea - days after SU-27 fighters came within feet of a US spy plane over Mediterranean

Video circulating online purports to show a Russian fighter plane approaching one of two US B1-B Lancer aircraft over the neutral waters of the Black Sea.

29 May 16:10 Mail Online 124328111979075021.html
Europe divided on pace of lockdown easing says Euronews poll

The desire to ease restrictions in Italy, France and Germany is tempered by anxieties about the ongoing risk of coronavirus infection, an exclusive Euronews survey shows.

29 May 16:08 euronews 7318238121155041551.html
Politics Briefing: Ottawa announces new funding for Indigenous communities

Plus: Globe launching new climate newsletter

29 May 16:43 The Globe and Mail 68426409903463723.html
COVID-19: 82-year-old hypertensive patient recovers in Osun

Bola Bamigbola, Osogbo Osun State Government on Friday discharged an 82-year old widow who recovered from coronavirus, The PUNCH reports. The patient was said to have recovered after receivin...

29 May 16:41 Punch Newspapers 3524240994319385417.html
Russia struggles to keep up in race for virus vaccine

Russia is among the countries racing to develop a vaccine but is no longer the vaccine developer it was in Soviet times and it is struggling to match virus research being carried out elsewhere.

29 May 16:04 Coronavirus 2422791598426332115.html
At least 35 detained at Moscow opposition protest

Russian police arrested more than 30 people in central Moscow on Friday on the second day that peaceful opposition protesters were detained during a city-wide lockdown.

29 May 16:40 Digital Journal 4566489172080898840.html
Acholi MPs want Elegu town put under quarantine for 21 days

Amuru, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Members of Parliament from Acholi want the government to put Elegu town council in Amuru district under quarantine for 21 days. According to the MPs, following the emergence of several cases of truck drivers testing positive at the Elegu border post between Uganda and South Sudan, there could be …

29 May 16:40 The Independent Uganda: 5099025990211777434.html
Karnataka Starts Private Coronavirus Testing For Passengers - At Their Cost

Passengers arriving in Karnataka from coronavirus high-risk states can opt for testing by private labs at their own cost. The test would cost the passenger Rs 650 and would be done using the pooling method.

29 May 16:28 NDTV.com 5090057682402076898.html
The NHS and care workers who have died during the coronavirus pandemic

At least 190 frontline health and care workers have died with Covid-19.

29 May 16:49 Jersey Evening Post 6141642774681747400.html
B.C. looks to staycations to save tourism

Destination BC has produced a draft plan for a June campaign launch if the provincial health officer approves of the next phase of the province’s restart

29 May 01:03 The Globe and Mail 68426410542089961.html
Shoojit Sircar on What Made Him Move Gulabo Sitabo to Amazon Prime: I Have a History of Films Not Releasing

Shoojit Sircar says he understands the point of view of the theatre owners and had he been in their place, he would have been upset too. However, what he has done is in the best interest of his film Gulabo Sitabo.

29 May 01:50 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | India.com 7150386083093574053.html
Police say schoolgirl abduction, assault complaint was false

"Police are satisfied that no abduction has occurred."

29 May 01:30 Newshub 2131266987212856931.html
Europe moves ahead with lockdown easing, but caution in Asia

In a bit of happier news in Asia, a Bali zoo names a newborn giraffe after the virus

29 May 01:45 Rappler 1882105642247325921.html
Steve Scalise: Mailing Ballots to Non-Citizens Is 'Definition of Voter Fraud'

Automatic mailing of ballots to all people on inaccurate voter rolls "is the definition of voter fraud," said Rep. Steve Scalise.

29 May 01:39 Breitbart 3148363491105525588.html
UP amends revenue code, simplifies land acquisition process to expand land bank for industries

It has amended the Revenue Code and also decided to simplify the process of land acquisition within a distance of one kilometre on both sides of the expressways under the Land Acquisition Act 2013.

29 May 01:58 The Financial Express 1288289580352585928.html
Trump's Social Media Executive Order Would Turn FCC Into 'President's Speech Police,' Commissioner Says

The order is expected to be signed by Trump later on Thursday

29 May 01:08 TheWrap 2361432282145860010.html
Bolsonaro urges Brazil's Supreme Court to shelve 'fake news' probe

President Jair Bolsonaro slammed Brazil's Supreme Court on Thursday for investigating an alleged disinformation and intimidation campaign ...

29 May 01:20 CNA 5644198862550755687.html
Twin Cities area faces third night of protests after death of George Floyd

The Twin Cities area is facing its third consecutive night of protests Thursday evening in response to George Floyd’s death.

29 May 01:49 TheHill 355432919770215537.html
Pennsylvania Officials Admit Duplicate Ballots Were Mailed Out to Voters

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, officials have admitted that duplicate ballots were mailed out to registered voters.

29 May 01:35 Breitbart 3148363491292093460.html
Pharma chiefs see coronavirus vaccine by year-end, but challenges 'daunting'

LONDON, May 29 — Pharmaceutical company executives said yesterday that one or several Covid-19 vaccines could begin rolling out before 2021, but warned the challenges would be “daunting” as it was estimated that 15 billion doses would be needed to halt the pandemic. Well over 100 labs around...

29 May 01:31 Malaymail 302165935007550157.html
Vancouver’s restaurant patios to expand onto sidewalks, curbside street spaces

The move is intended to help restaurants, now allowed to open with restrictions as part of British Columbia’s coronavirus pandemic plan, survive with less indoor seating

29 May 01:13 The Globe and Mail 68426409900653469.html
Ford government signs agreement with York Region to extend subway line

A major step forward for the Yonge North Subway Extension.

29 May 01:12 680News 8014034333487710272.html
Glazed or jelly? Doughnuts lure city-roaming Florida bear into trap | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

FORT MYERS, Fla. >> Glazed or jelly? A black bear roaming around a Florida city proved no match for the doughnuts that lured the animal into a humane trap.

29 May 01:00 Star-Advertiser 3439335388016967414.html
Globe editorial: Canada has to fix what ails the country’s nursing homes

Governments – particularly Ontario and Quebec – clearly need to do a better job of inspecting homes, and insisting on (and paying for) better levels of staffing, training and equipment

29 May 01:17 The Globe and Mail 68426410044275616.html
What the papers say – May 29

The Dominic Cummings saga takes a backseat as most of the nation’s papers lead with the news that lockdown restrictions are set to ease on Monday.The Daily Mirror, i and The Independent all lead with lockdown measures being eased to allow for groups of up to six people to gather outdoors.

29 May 01:20 ITV News 2184971258469487787.html
North Carolina hospital turns to drones to aid Covid-19 response

(CNN) — Outside Charlotte, North Carolina, white drones that resemble tiny airplanes are being loaded with personal protective equipment and launched into the skies to...

29 May 01:46 WSVN 7News 4504855331532620164.html
Shots fired during Denver protest of Minneapolis man's death

DENVER — Shots were fired and protesters blocked traffic during a demonstration in downtown Denver to protest the death of a handcuffed black man during a confrontation with a white police officer in Minnesota, authorities said. There were no immediate reports of injuries.

29 May 01:26 680News 8014034333293779167.html
Twitter flags China spokesman's tweet on COVID-19

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Twitter has flagged a tweet written in March by a Chinese government spokesman that suggested the U.S. military brought the novel coronavirus to China, as the social media platform ramps up fact-checking of posts.

29 May 01:41 Reuters 8334514181535160395.html
"Shocking": Court On Video Of Baby Near Dead Mother At Bihar Station

The video of a baby trying to wake its mother, lying dead at a train station in Bihar, horrified the nation and emphasized, once again, the appalling state of migrants making their way home after being stranded by the coronavirus lockdown. On Thursday, the Patna High Court took up the case, calling it "shocking and unfortunate".

29 May 04:21 NDTV.com 5090057682055821667.html
Locust attack poses famine risk

Swarms of insect­s invade fields in Pakist­an and India, decima­te crops

29 May 04:04 The Express Tribune 1105816787644814119.html
Sanwo-Olu, Abiodun, Makinde account for stewardship in 365 days

With the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, which has negatively impacted socio-political and economic activities across the world in the last three to five months, it may not be possible to pass a critical assessment...

29 May 04:26 The Guardian 7580308504772994736.html
Jan Shatabdi trains to operate with fewer stoppages from June 1

The Jan Shatabdi special trains between Thiruvananthapuram and Kannur/Kozhikode will lose four stops. 

29 May 04:50 The New Indian Express 4718288653336138642.html
3 more staff of Delhi LG office test COVID-19 positive

Three more employees of the office of Delhi Lt Governor Anil Baijal have tested positive for COVID-19, a day after a junior assistant was found infected with the novel coronavirus. Sources said that

29 May 04:13 Deccan Herald 2027555796997240151.html
No recent contact between PM Modi, President Trump: Sources

India News: There has been no contact between PM Modi and Donald Trump in recent time, the government sources told TOI in response to the US President's claim tha

29 May 04:02 The Times of India 6060938663606768242.html
Tesco apology after shocked family find exotic bug in broccoli

A Government official has collected the suspected red palm weevil which survived for two weeks in a fridge

29 May 04:00 PlymouthLive 6373569608539717354.html
Nawazuddin Siddiqui's Estranged Wife Aaliya Accuses Actor's PR Team Of LEAKING Legal Notice; Calls It Fabricated, Warns She Will Reveal It All

Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned. Nawazuddin Siddiqui's estranged wife Aaliya lashes out at him for LEAKING a fake copy of the legal notice to media houses.

29 May 04:48 SPOTBOYE 1547816858326327169.html
Dozens Arrested at NYC Protests over Floyd's Death in Minneapolis

On Wednesday, President Donald Trump ordered the FBI and the Department of Justice to investigate the "tragic death" of 46-year-old Minneapolis resident George Floyd.

29 May 04:05 Sputniknews 967333868268535295.html
16 Passengers In IndiGo, Other Airlines Test Positive For Covid-19 After Resumption Of Domestic Air Travel

Ever since domestic air travel restarted from May 27, over 16 passengers have tested positive for coronavirus despite stringent precautionary measures.

29 May 04:07 Abplive 5873643725705609882.html
Supreme Court orders states to foot the bill for guest workers' travel

Plus, their food and shelter while they wait for their train or bus are the states' responsibility

29 May 04:59 Deccan Chronicle 7881006364441815320.html
With nearly 7,500 cases, India's tally crosses 1.65 lakh cases

India on Friday crossed yet another spike in coronavirus cases as the country reported 7,466 new infections in the last 24 hours taking the toll to 1,65,799.The death toll rose to 4,706 with 175 deaths reported in a day. While the active cases are 89,987, those cured and migrated ads up to 71,105.

29 May 04:41 Oneindia 2023829372454296368.html
Donald Trump reiterates offer to ‘mediate’ on India-China border dispute, says PM Modi ‘not in good mood’

China has recently accused India of unilaterally attempting to change the status of the un-demarcated border in Ladakh after troops involved in scuffles.

29 May 04:48 The Statesman 1191309781854796061.html
$50k donation for healthcare

Kelowna Chevrolet has made a $50,000 donation to the Our Students, Your Health campaign.

29 May 04:00 Castanet 616068602959949284.html
Travel disruptions, cost cutting key issues for U.S. business in China

Ninety percent of the 100 or so respondents said they were affected by such disruptions, up from 77% last month, according to a monthly survey on the impact of COVID-19 by the American Chamber of Commerce in China, released Friday.

29 May 04:06 The Economic Times 7653256037733498823.html
NCDC cries out as rapid test kits black market rises

• FG to use hotels, schools as quarantine, isolation centres • Hospitals’ refusal to treat patients leads to more deaths – FG Kamarudeen Ogundele, Olaleye Aluko and Tobi Aworinde The Presidentia...

29 May 04:35 Punch Newspapers 3524240994239092519.html
US to announce "certain decisions" on China on Friday: Trump

Trump has been pressing China to agree for an inquiry into the origin of the virus, including the allegation that it emerged from a bio-lab in the central Chinese city of Wuhan

29 May 04:41 The Economic Times 7653256037470253490.html
Stranded for 2 months, no updates from govt, Indians in North Africa seek help

In neighbouring Algeria, nearly 150 Indians are seeking help from the government to return home.

29 May 04:29 The Indian Express 2885715105109246603.html
BBVA calls for easing of coronavirus restrictions

Spanish bank’s chairman Carlos Torres says move is needed to kick-start economy

29 May 04:00 Ft 707176887978124562.html
How Menzi Ngubane’s Illness Affects His New Role At The Queen : Fergusons Respond

Menzi Ngubane's illness has been a hot topic over the past few days. Now the Fergusons have set the record straight on Menzi's future at The Queen.

29 May 04:45 iHarare News 2755902707897869237.html
Several Indian states reeling from locusts attack: All you need to know

India News: NEW DELHI: Civic workers sprayed gallons of insecticide and farmers beat ‘thalis' and played loud music in several areas of Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh,.

29 May 04:44 The Times of India 6060938664032409442.html
Brother of George Floyd: 'I just want justice'

Philonise Floyd, the brother of George Floyd, a Black man who died earlier this week after a white police officer pinned him down with his knee for several minutes, said he just wants justice for his brother.

29 May 09:16 Aljazeera 6642629763799553589.html
NCDC confirms 182 new cases of COVID-19, total active cases now 6064

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Thursday recorded 182 new cases of the Coronavirus, (COVID-19), in the country, the...

29 May 09:37 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445901858080190.html
Locust attack: A joint fight by India and Pakistan, over the years

Despite the ups and downs in the India-Pakistan bilateral relationship, cooperation on the locust warning system has survived the wars, terrorist attacks, and political turmoil.

29 May 09:16 The Indian Express 2885715104865498543.html
Expectation vs reality: AAP takes subtle dig at Centre over hospital food

Taking a dig at the central government, the Twitter account of Kejriwal’s AAP shared photos of food served at hospitals run by the Centre and Delhi government.

29 May 09:11 India Today 4286117813822678213.html
Traditional owners consider billion-dollar shot at Fortescue

Andrew Forrest's Fortescue Metals Group faces huge compensation claim after High Court rebuff.

29 May 09:09 Australian Financial Review 3974284487454465303.html
Veerendra Kumar, Mathrubhumi MD and former Union Minister no more

Kumar was 84. His last rites will be performed at his residence in Wayanad.

29 May 09:56 Deccan Chronicle 7881006362489352657.html
Pakistan government says not taken any decision for stricter coronavirus lockdown

Pakistan News: The Pakistan govt has not taken a decision to go for a stricter lockdown mode to fight the coronavirus, said information minister Shibli Faraz, even C

29 May 09:12 The Times of India 6060938663742766300.html
Domestic helps at Noida societies cut off by employers, some forced to beg

“When the lockdown was implemented, I was given Rs 1,600 and told to leave. Now, no one is hiring... we do not know when we will get jobs again,” said Bibi, who used to work at four houses but was only paid her dues by two employers.

29 May 09:51 The Indian Express 2885715105175576727.html
Good Morning Britain guest snaps at host Ranvir Singh to 'get facts right' over Dominic Cummings row

The ITV presenter was left visibly surprised by political commentator Iain Dale's response

29 May 09:43 men 6694993428479134067.html
Andhra Pradesh HC asks Nimmagadda Ramesh Kumar to be reinstated as SEC in blow to Jagan govt

Andhra Pradesh High Court has caused much embarrassment to the Jagan Reddy govt and asked Nimmagadda Ramesh Kumar to be reappointed as Andhra Pradesh SEC. Jagan govt had removed him in April.

29 May 09:40 India Today 4286117813510185035.html
Indonesia minister slammed for ‘virus is like your wife’ remarks

An Indonesian minister is under fire after he compared coronavirus to rebellious wives, in remarks aimed at soothing public fears about easing COVID-19 restrictions across the Southeast Asian archipelago.

29 May 09:44 The Guardian 7580308505303622813.html
Coronavirus: China mulls extending restrictions on international flights until June 30

The U.S. Transportation Department said in an order published on a U.S. government website that Delta Air Lines and United Airlines want to resume flights to China in June

29 May 09:01 Business Today 1145527431319923827.html
SPONSORED: Government action at home and abroad helps cope with Covid

The UK Government has been working round the clock to help people through Coronavirus at home and abroad.

29 May 09:02 The Courier 4275302768326940043.html
40-foot dead whale washes up on beach in Essex

A 40-foot dead whale has washed up on a beach in Essex. The animal was spotted in Clacton on Friday morning and the area has since been cordoned off. Essex Police says it's working with other organisations, including the 'Big Blue Ocean Cleanup', to decide how to move the whale.

29 May 09:01 ITV News 2184971258071223068.html
China rejects US President Donald Trump's call to mediate on standoff with India

China on Friday rejected US President Donald Trump's offer to mediate between Sino-India border standoff, saying there was no need for a third party to intervene between China and India.

29 May 09:48 Mumbai Mirror 1209961193289957479.html
Amit Shah speaks to CMs before meeting Modi on next phase of lockdown

The central government is expected to announce its decision on the lockdown within the next two days

29 May 09:31 Business-Standard 1502508926506632151.html
EU governments ban malaria drug for COVID-19, trial paused as safety fears grow

PARIS/LONDON/MILAN, May 27 (Reuters) - European governments moved on Wednesday to halt the use of anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine to treat COVID-19 patients, and a second global trial was suspended, further blows to hopes for a treatment promoted by U.S. President Donald Trump.

29 May 09:45 Daily Maverick 2373996788450328117.html
Hong Kong government warns removing US special status is 'double-edged sword'

HONG KONG: Hong Kong's government warned Washington that withdrawing its special US status, which has underpinned the city as a global financial ...

29 May 09:34 CNA 5644198864095808727.html
FKF Elections: Sports Tribunal Summons Stakeholders To Roundtable Meeting

Sports Dispute Tribunal through its chairman John Ohaga has summoned football stakeholders to a virtual roundtable meeting Tuesday next week.The afternoon meeting is aimed at unlocking the Footbal

29 May 09:27 KahawaTungu 3304128542477143693.html
Fundraisers walk 11,000km for families of bereaved Filipino health workers

A team of around 100 are collectively travelling the distance from the UK to the Philippines.

29 May 09:02 Shropshire Star 3480199992021274113.html
Covid-19: Bengal makes institutional quarantine mandatory for returnees from 5 states, faces hurdles

There is also local resistance in the state against the establishment of quarantine centres for migrant workers.

29 May 09:49 Scroll.in 8669301692519069089.html
14 Afghan security force members killed in attack claimed by Taliban

KABUL, May 29 — Taliban fighters stormed an Afghan border post today, killing at least 14 security force members, the insurgents and officials said, the latest in a series of attacks since the end of a brief ceasefire. Despite the clashes, Afghan authorities have vowed to press on with efforts to...

29 May 09:54 Malaymail 302165935546341877.html
The reality of the 'new cold war' with China

It's a good time to be a China hawk. Beijing's new national security law for Hong Kong, the latest effort to neuter the region's promised autonomy, has rung alarm bells across the political spectrum about China's intentions. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has already declared that the

29 May 09:45 Yahoo 7097669636913188912.html
Twitter hides Trump tweet for ‘glorifying violence’

Twitter has hidden one of President Donald Trump's tweets, after he tweeted just after midnight on Friday a threat to shoot rioters in Minnesota. The protests come following the death of George Floyd, who died after

29 May 09:36 LailasNews.com 2090029851059565089.html
Market Drayton launch new charity trust

Market Drayton Town are launching a charity trust aimed at growing links with the community by giving young people a unique opportunity to develop sporting and social interests.

29 May 09:13 Shropshire Star 3480199992406685126.html
Himachal Pradesh health scam: Congress says ‘BJP’s honesty exposed’, demands probe by sitting HC judge

Himachal Health Scam: Congress said the vigilance will never go against the bosses and demanded a thorough probe into the matter by a sitting judge.

29 May 09:28 The Financial Express 1288289579605944387.html
Black CNN reporter arrested live on-air covering Minneapolis protests [Video]

A CNN reporter in Minneapolis, Omar Jimenez, covering the protests in the aftermath of the killing of George Floyd, was arrested live report on-air

29 May 09:00 Face2Face Africa 5878198130274852476.html
Outclassed: Online classes remain out of bounds for most students in rural India

Online education may have its takers in urban schools, but has pushed students and teachers in rural India deeper into the margins

29 May 09:25 BusinessLine 5283601342519700.html
40ft whale washes up on Essex beach

Police were working to remove the remains of the marine mammal.

29 May 09:21 Express & Star 7324224459065932077.html
Coronavirus travel bans leave hundreds stranded at Brazil's largest airport

Stefany Carvallido, her 2-year-old daughter and about 200 other Colombians have been camping out inside Brazil's busiest international airport for days in a desperate attempt to get back to their home country.

29 May 09:20 The Jakarta Post 7678601102287956196.html
Man, 29, appears in court for murder of Louise Smith, 16, found dead in Hampshire woods after going missing

A MAN has appeared in court charged with murdering a 16-year-old girl found dead in woodland 14 days after she went missing. Louise Smith was discovered dead in the woods in Havant, Hants, just min…

29 May 09:14 The Sun 7379604592584261234.html
Stalin urges Chief Minister to take action on petitions

DMK president M.K. Stalin on Friday urged Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami to take action on the representations submitted by people through the DMK’s Ondrinaivom Vaa programme.In a tweet, Mr. S

29 May 09:05 The Hindu 6679535024375527872.html
50% of Indians will have Covid-19 by Dec, 90% will never know about it: Report

The number of cases of novel coronavirus will increase after Lockdown 4.0 ends, warned V Ravi, Head of Neurovirology, National Institute of Mental Health & Neuro Sciences (NIMHANS), and nodal

29 May 09:34 BusinessLine 5283601165313925.html
Air Peace evacuates 301 Chinese from Nigeria - The Nation Nigeria

Air Peace has evacuated 301 Chinese from the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos to Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport

29 May 20:42 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445901218707321.html
Xi stresses significance of Civil Code, better protecting people's legitimate rights, interests

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, has emphasized the full recognition of the significance of the promulgation and implementation of the country's newly adopted Civil Code and better protection of the people's legitimate rights and interests in accordance with law.

29 May 20:57 Global Times 7829414520162697292.html
Devon Cone Travels the World to Talk to Refugee Women. Now in Quarantine, She's Finding New Ways to Connect.

"The challenges refugees already faced are exacerbated by the pandemic and measures to control the spread of the virus."

29 May 20:39 Elle 1578996228886102285.html
'Justice will be served': Barr announces civil rights investigation into George Floyd's death

The FBI and Justice Department are carrying out an investigation into whether the Minneapolis police officers involved in the death of George Floyd violated any federal civil rights laws.

29 May 20:03 Washington Examiner 4625792332388441633.html
White House: Twitter Says Post on Minneapolis Riots Didn't Break Any Rules

Twitter appeared to inadvertently admit that one of President Donald Trump's tweets, now censored by the platform, did not in fact violate the site's rules.

29 May 20:47 Breitbart 3148363491480326305.html
Drill on cruise ship pandemics before Ruby Princess debacle found authorities’ communications ‘robust’

Report on joint federal and state exercise held a year ago found cruise ships ‘highly compliant with ill traveller procedures’

29 May 20:00 the Guardian 1491978796198343252.html
This week’s passages

Larry Kramer, 84, the playwright, screenwriter, essayist and AIDS activist whose raging protests against the government, medical establishment and even the gay community helped bring attention to the health crisis,...

29 May 20:00 The Seattle Times 9121942837294263472.html
Want a mask with your Big Mac? Alberta handing out masks at drive-thrus

EDMONTON - Alberta is planning to distribute 20 million non-medical masks for free at hundreds of drive-thru fast-food restaurants.Health Minister Tyler Sha

29 May 20:33 iNFOnews.ca 6669504244291314891.html
Trump moves to revoke Hong Kong trade status, stoking China rift

Citing a litany of grievances against the country, some dating to before he was elected president, Trump said the U.S. would begin a process to revoke Hong Kong’s preferential trade status under U.S. law.

29 May 20:00 BNN 3833521688580926759.html
Virus count revised, new clusters emerge as France reopens

France’s national health agency reported a sudden jump in new virus infections -- just an hour after the prime minister announced a sweeping national reopening plan. The agency clarified Friday that the surprising new figures were the result of a new accounting method, and not linked to a much-feared second…

29 May 20:45 Japan Today 8582716286436319680.html
Group demands public prosecution of policemen involved in shooting of teenager

A group known as Oworo Youth Forum has demanded that the police officers involved in the shooting of 16-year-old Tina Ezekwe must be arrested, paraded and prosecuted publicly. Towolawi Jamiu,

29 May 20:39 TheCable 7513571674120300263.html
Maharashtra: SP MLA booked for protest, ‘inciting’ people

Stating that the voice of public representatives was being stifled, Abu Asim Azmi said on Friday that he held the protest to highlight the high-handedness of the police and raise concerns over the functioning of the government.

29 May 20:25 The Indian Express 2885715103818909109.html
The George Floyd Killing Exposes the Failures of Police Reform

As protests engulf Minneapolis after yet another police killing, advocates across the country say the time for police reform is over.

29 May 20:59 The Intercept 3645855239845428689.html
Three people rushed to hospital after Glenrothes disturbance as cops race to scene

THREE people have been rushed to hospital after a Glenrothes disturbance which saw cops lock down the scene. Police were called to Ryan Road in the Fife town after the alarm was raised at 4pm this …

29 May 20:24 The Scottish Sun 6609127673548093047.html
Zimbabwe records second highest daily coronavirus increase

Zimbabwe reported 17 new coronavirus cases on Thursday, the second highest daily tally which took the country total to 149.On Wednesday, cases more than doubled...

29 May 20:10 Bulawayo24 News 5565663539928079722.html
George Floyd killing: Police officer Derek Chauvin arrested over death during botched arrest

A US police officer whose alleged killing of George Floyd, an unarmed black man, has been arrested.

29 May 20:00 News24 3752801376606358297.html
Militants Shell Settlements in Northwestern Syria, Russian Military Says

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The Hayat Tahrir al-Sham* terrorist group has attacked settlements in Syria's northwestern province of Idlib, Rear Admiral Oleg Zhuravlev, the head...

29 May 20:20 Sputniknews 967333869379797231.html
Eastern Cape confirms schools without PPE will not reopen on Monday

The Eastern Cape Department of Education has confirmed not all schools will be ready to reopen on Monday.

29 May 20:42 News24 3752801376621080836.html
Many Canadians shocked by U.S. riots, Canada has racism problem too, PM Trudeau says

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Many Canadians are watching the riots in parts of the United States with shock and horror but Canada also has problems with racism, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Friday.

29 May 20:40 Firstpost 4760741712090184921.html
Parliament recommends suspending payment of R22m to Ingonyama Trust

When the trust tabled its strategic and annual performance plans at a committee meeting, no budget information was included.

29 May 20:43 News24 3752801377780288340.html
Donald Trump Defends and Explains 'Looting' and 'Shooting' Statement

President Donald Trump defended a statement he made early Friday morning, that "when the looting starts, the shooting starts."

29 May 20:00 Breitbart 3148363492133623023.html
Quarantine will cease within fortnight, Ryanair CEO claims

Michael O’Leary criticises handling of reopening and says ‘thousands’ booking flights

29 May 20:00 The Irish Times 8204772967749235872.html
Katsina govt relaxes lockdown for Friday prayers, Church services

Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State has approved for the relaxing of the COVID-19 lockdown to allow Muslim faithful observe Friday prayers

29 May 08:24 Vanguard News 4125100340496044815.html
Royal Malaysian Navy to look into expanding base in Sabah east coast

KOTA KINABALU, May 29 — The Royal Malaysian Navy (RMN) is looking into the expansion of its base to accommodate the asset requirements of RMN especially in the east coast of Sabah. RMN chief Admiral Tan Sri Mohd Reza Mohd Sany however said the matter is still at discussion stage with the Sabah...

29 May 08:44 Malaymail 302165935729828055.html
China, India capable of resolving issues through dialogue: Beijing rejects Trump's mediation offer

Trump said on Wednesday that he was 'ready, willing and able' to 'mediate or arbitrate' the raging border dispute between India and China, amid the continuing standoff between the militaries of the two neighbours at the Line of Actual Control (LAC).

29 May 08:57 Oneindia 2023829371970447987.html
J&K Police identifies owner of explosives-laden car intercepted in Pulwama on Thursday

According to the police, he is a resident of Shopian and had joined the Pakistan-backed terror group Hizb-ul-Mujahideen in July 2019.

29 May 08:16 DNA India 7533428661579137073.html
Boston Marathon Canceled for First Time in 124-Year History

Amid the current COVID-19 pandemic.

29 May 08:33 HYPEBEAST 3806037268766908195.html
UK PM unveils ‘limited’ easing of lockdown

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has unveiled some “limited” and “cautious” easing of the country’s coronavirus lockdown measures.

29 May 08:20 Nagalandpost 3019528213335836914.html
Illinois, New Jersey, and New York are the only states reopening according to federal guidelines, a ProPublica analysis found

The three states have yet to fully lift stay-at-home orders, which have been in place for roughly the same duration, per the ProPublica analysis.

29 May 08:42 Business Insider 6060062399949484755.html
Green light for garden parties, but careful using the bathroom: England releases new guidelines for social gatherings amid lockdown

Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced measures to further ease lockdown in England at a press conference on Thursday.

29 May 08:44 MarketWatch 8975941549004791186.html
Teacher Aides’ Pay Rise Helps Value Educating Disabled Students

The milestone pay settlement for teacher aides is both good news for gender pay equity and for valuing the education of disabled children, says Disability Rights Commissioner Paula Tesoriero.

29 May 08:04 SCOOP 5315658998903637768.html
Coronavirus India Live Updates: Delhi records 1,106 cases in one day as tally tops 17,000

Coronavirus in India: The nationwide tally also reached 1.65 lakh today; Delhi Health Minister Satyendra Jain says the govt believes places where large gatherings take place should be closed in lockdown 5.0

29 May 08:10 Business Today 1145527432053212891.html
Defence Headquarters releases scorecard of operations, says 600 terrorists, bandits killed in May 2020

THE Armed Forces of Nigeria says it has killed 188 BHT/ISWAP members, 392 Bandits in the Northwest, 20 Bandits/armed 521,000

29 May 08:54 The ICIR 2244788520653595011.html
4 positive cases in Mohali district, total goes up to 110

Deputy Commissioner (DC) Girish Dayalan confirmed the development and said that the health department teams are working on contact tracing of the new positive cases.

29 May 08:09 The Indian Express 2885715105565244899.html
Minnesota calls in National Guard to quell unrest over black man's death in police custody

Minnesota's governor activated the National Guard on Thursday to help restore order following two days of violent protests in Minneapolis over the death of a black man seen in graphic video gasping for breath as a white officer knelt on his neck.

29 May 08:50 The Jakarta Post 7678601103468726355.html
Khupe demands share of Chamisa's loot

THE Thokozani Khupe-led MDC-T has approached the High Court seeking to be joined as a party to an on-going application filed by Nelson Chamisa-led group, MDC Al...

29 May 08:27 Bulawayo24 News 5565663540109619335.html
US, UK step up pressure on China over Hong Kong security law

China faced growing international pressure Friday over its move to impose a security law on Hong Kong that critics say will destroy the city's autonomy, with the United States and Britain placing the…

29 May 08:34 France 24 5635134570098981746.html
Tsenengamu seek police clearance to protest

Godfrey Tsenengamu, the leader of the newly-established Front for Economic Emancipation in Zimbabwe, yesterday wrote to police seeking clearance to protest at t...

29 May 08:28 Bulawayo24 News 5565663539816129276.html
Paul Ngei’s Daughters Seek To Block Adopted Brother From Being Beneficiary To Estate

Late veteran Paul Ngei's daughters have sought to have his adopted son blocked from being included as a beneficiary to his estate.According to the Standard, one of the daughters, Elizabeth Nduku M

29 May 08:45 KahawaTungu 3304128542870655737.html
Taking urgent steps for cremation of COVID-19 deceased, Delhi govt tells HC

The AAP government informed the Delhi High Court on Friday that it was taking urgent steps, including extending the timings of crematoriums, to tackle the issue of cremating those who have died due to

29 May 08:05 The Hindu 6679535025918163348.html
Trump signs order targeting social media after tweets flagged

President Donald Trump signed an order Thursday seeking to strip social media giants like Twitter of legal immunity for content on their platforms in a move slammed by his critics as a legally dubious act of political revenge.

29 May 08:47 The Guardian 7580308505769973664.html
Watch: Passengers on special train headed to Mizoram hand food to Assam flood victims

Facebook user Emanuel Ralte, who shared the video on Facebook, wrote, "Our Mizo brothers, on their way from Bangalore help victims of Assam floods with little food they had with them."

29 May 08:16 The Indian Express 2885715104181666665.html
India-China border row: PM Modi not in ‘good mood’ over ‘big conflict’, says US President Donald Trump

"I can tell you; I did speak to Prime Minister Modi. He is not in a good mood about what is going on with China," Trump said during an interaction with reporters at the White House.

29 May 08:23 The Financial Express 1288289581107034771.html
No cash can repay the debt from this base politics

No cash can repay the debt from this base politics.

29 May 08:57 The Age 7967730561682198793.html
Tommy Fury under fire for buying Molly-Mae Hague's puppy from Russia for her birthday

Fans couldn't believe the lengths the Manchester boxer went to in order to surprise his other half on her 21st

29 May 08:34 men 6694993429597416491.html
‘People are fascinated because I am a girl’: 15-year-old who cycled 1,200 km from Delhi to Bihar

A video of Jyoti Kumari bicycling with her injured father amid the lockdown made headlines last week.

29 May 08:00 Scroll.in 8669301693722116231.html
Now US president informs about mood of our PM, India truly at global stage: Prashant Kishor

Not just Kishor but many from the opposition including senior Congress leader Rahul Gandhi have demanded transparency regarding the ongoing border tension between India and China. 

29 May 08:25 India Today 4286117813896520956.html
Scientists revise timelines for coronavirus spread

The first confirmed coronavirus infections in Europe and the United States, discovered in January, did not ignite the epidemics that followed, according to a close analysis of hundreds of viral genomes.

29 May 08:59 Bdnews24 8119004130249716412.html
Get ready to Party in September

Director Venkat Prabhu's Party was supposed to hit the screens last year in April. However, due to financial issues, the makers couldn't release the film on time. Continue Reading →

29 May 08:18 News Today 4115950002819466407.html
Odisha supercyclone and Amphan: Nights of the storm

Cyclone Amphan revives dark memories of a violent cyclone that battered Odisha a little more than 20 years ago

29 May 08:54 BusinessLine 5283601761578737.html
SPECIAL REPORT: Dwindling dividends of democracy

ACCORDING to American Poet,  Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803 -1882), "The first wealth is health." Taken further, a healthy man is a

29 May 08:23 Vanguard News 4125100338940805915.html
Disney World Plans for a July Reopening, Despite the Still-Ongoing Pandemic

What could possibly go wrong?

29 May 08:30 Gizmodo UK 8363059002291022094.html
Brisbane man charged with possessing child abuse material

A mobile phone was seized from investigators during a search of a home.

29 May 08:46 WAtoday 6806590899382177179.html
NPF gets one more cabinet berth in Manipur

Fulfilling the long pending demand of the Naga People’s Front (NPF), one of the two major partners of the N Biren Singh’s BJP led coalition government, its (NPF) state unit president Awangbow Newmai was on Friday inducted as cabinet minister.

29 May 08:37 Nagalandpost 3019528211877035688.html
Bills promote bicycle use

Velasco pointed out that with the limited availability of mass transport system even in areas under the general community quarantine, it becomes a “new normal” for commuters to use bicycles as a primary mode of transportation.

29 May 08:25 Journal Online 6375127391831637347.html
Trump’s Twitter spat puts social media firms on collision course with Europe

The EU and the US take different stances on how Facebook, Twitter and Google should police online content.

29 May 08:40 POLITICO 2584151346972913385.html
Revealed – Over 300,000 people in the East of England don’t have a ‘local’ park

While many people are learning to appreciate the outdoors more during the lockdown, environmental campaigners are warning of the threat population growth is posing to green spaces in the East of England.

29 May 08:46 East Anglian Daily Times 681138150655420480.html
Comment: Cooper’s ‘damsel in distress’ act has sorry history

The claim that white women needed protection has been used to justify lynchings and bigoted laws.

29 May 08:30 HeraldNet 3867135407572467761.html
White House hits back after Twitter cracks down on Trump's Minneapolis tweet, reposts censored message

The White House on Friday pushed back against Twitter after the social media giant censored a tweet by President Trump  demanding action against rioters in Minneapolis -- claiming the tweet was “glorifying violence.”

29 May 13:00 Fox News 7362823820661106407.html
That's how China is spamming social media globally

A New York-based intelligence firm, Graphika, has recently published a report suggesting how Beijing might be using YouTube, Facebook, and Twitter to influence public opinion across the world on the topics sensitive to the Chinese establishment.

29 May 13:20 India Today 4286117813705755341.html
Will Tollywood Demand An Apology From Balakrishna For Using Inappropriate Language In Public?

Actor Balakrishna has been at the receiving end since he complained that he was not invited to the recently held meeting with the Telangana government demanding lockdown relaxation. A video has been doing the rounds, wherein Balakrishna is seen lashing out at a media person, who asked his response about the meeting.

29 May 13:27 https://www.filmibeat.com 7601703243655187974.html
Watch: CNN Reporter, Crew Arrested During Live Minneapolis Broadcast

CNN "New Day" on Friday morning cut to correspondent Omar Jimenez as he reported on the scene in Minneapolis after protests turned violent. During the middle of the broadcast, Jimenez and his crew of a cameraman and a producer were all arrested by Minnesota | Clips

29 May 13:45 Breitbart 3148363492827043928.html
Shropshire shark boy cycles 26 miles for the NHS

A Shropshire teen cycled around his village 24 times dressed as a shark to support the NHS.

29 May 13:57 Shropshire Star 3480199991920645544.html
'Support the lesser privileged': Yuvraj Singh urges countrymen to 'show humanity' during COVID-19 lockdown

Yuvraj Singh urges countrymen to 'show humanity' during COVID-19 lockdown

29 May 13:30 DNA India 7533428662271719521.html
Bangalore airport: Air Asia plane hit by baggage cart, ladder topples over due to bad weather

Heavy winds and rain led to minor accidents at the Bangalore airport with an Air Asia plane getting hit by a baggage card and a passenger ladder toppling over

29 May 13:34 India Today 4286117813121568506.html
Colleagues line street for funeral procession of ‘loved and valued’ NHS worker

Mike Brown was known well around Southampton General Hospital for his love of spicy food and cheeky sense of humour.

29 May 13:02 Express & Star 7324224458914937893.html
Relocating Almajirai not enough, NHRC tells northern govs

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The National Human Rights Commission on Friday advised governors of northern states not to just relocate Almajirai to their states of origin but to also develop programmes t...

29 May 13:57 Punch Newspapers 3524240995283486945.html
Police want to return music equipment to rightful owner

Times ColonistVictoria police have recovered a cache of stolen music devices and sound-distortion pedals, and are looking for their owner.The equipment was seized from a vehicle which had been . . .

29 May 13:30 Times Colonist 7617512061583263467.html
China sanctions not solution to Hong Kong crisis: EU

The European Union said Friday that China's imposition of a security law on Hong Kong had damaged ties with Beijing, but that imposing sanctions would not solve the crisis.

29 May 13:34 The Guardian 7580308505308642843.html
Yet Another Blow to Jagan Government from the High Court

Immediately after the judgment, N Ramesh Kumar announced coming back to work.

29 May 13:26 MIRCHI9 6041804859904752037.html
CNN reporter arrested, released covering Minneapolis protests

A CNN reporter and his crew were arrested and released by police in Minneapolis early Friday, after a night of continued protests over the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who was handcuffed on the ground while police knelt on his back and neck.

29 May 13:29 BNN 3833521687836538444.html
Ai Weiwei says new security law is the end of Hong Kong

SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of - Dissident Chinese artist Ai Weiwei believes the newly passed national security law for Hong Kong augurs the end for the semi-aut

29 May 13:15 iNFOnews.ca 6669504245244592868.html
Number of health workers infected with coronavirus reaches 2,480

The Department of Health reports 28 new coronavirus cases among health workers

29 May 13:23 Rappler 1882105643632811845.html
MP Rigathi Gachagua Claims State Froze His Bank Accounts Over Links With Ruto

A Nairobi Court has frozen Mathira Member of Parliament Rigathi Gachagua's three bank accounts in an ongoing investigation into alleged money laundering.Milimani Senior Resident Magistrate Muthoni

29 May 13:26 KahawaTungu 3304128543490536491.html
Local federations await Level 3 clarity as world sport gradually resumes

After months of coronavirus lockdowns that brought the world’s sporting schedule to an abrupt halt, some high-profile events have either returned or are set to return. But for South African sport, the immediate future remains unclear.

29 May 13:32 Daily Maverick 2373996788455993726.html
American Airlines flight attendant criticizes carrier for banning face shields during flights

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29 May 13:12 Fox News 7362823820080721617.html
Major Suman Gawani to get prestigious UN award for her services at UNMISS

Major Suman Gawani, an Indian Army officer is being awarded the prestigious “United Nations Military Gender Advocate of the year Award” on Friday.

29 May 13:29 The Statesman 1191309781529860442.html
Scientists raise concern over hydroxychloroquine study

Dozens of scientists have raised concerns over a large-scale study of hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine that led to the World Health Organization suspending clinical trials of the anti-viral drugs as a potential treatment for COVID-19. Hydroxychloroquine, normally used to treat arthritis, is one of

29 May 13:15 Yahoo 7097669638303171361.html
Judge Pirro says 'facts are clear,' Minnesota officer 'does not deserve to be free'

Judge Jeanine Pirro said on Friday that the “clear facts” show that the police officer who killed George Floyd needs to be arrested and charged with murder under Minnesota law.

29 May 13:27 Fox News 7362823820468788494.html
Amid coronavirus lockdown and migrant crisis, SC to hear petition to change name from India to Bharat

The Supreme Court will hear a plea on June 2 seeking direction to the Centre to amend the Constitution and change the name of the country from India to 'Bharat'. The plea claimed that this will help citizens of the country get over the colonial past and instil a sense of pride in their nationality.

29 May 13:45 Free Press Journal 9080771787259596802.html
Derek Chauvin history: Officer accused in George Floyd's death opened fire on 2 people, had 17 complaints

He opened fire on two people during his 19-year career and had nearly 20 complaints and two letters of reprimand filed against him.

29 May 13:05 ABC7 Los Angeles 8300010440594608816.html
China faces mounting pressure over Hong Kong security law

China faced growing international pressure Friday over its move to impose a security law on Hong Kong that critics say will destroy the city's autonomy, with the United States and Britain placing the issue before the UN Security Council.

29 May 13:15 The Jakarta Post 7678601104048414023.html
Sweden opens up for sport

Competitive and professional sport can resume from 14 June, the Swedish government said Friday, but games would have to be played mostly without an audience.

29 May 13:30 Sport 682566034116387161.html
Joe Scarborough in WaPo Op-Ed: The slimy tsunami of bilge spewing from President Trump is hurting innocent people

It’s easy to become inured to Trump’s ceaseless depravity, which is why I’m glad I read Joe Scarborough’s Op-Ed in The Washington Post about Trump’s sociopathic obsess…

29 May 13:15 Boing Boing 4601305168648944056.html
COVID-19 committees struggle to get alternative centres

Geoffrey Okiswa, the Resident District Commissioner for Serere, who also doubles as the chairperson of the district Covid-19 task force, says they were given up...

29 May 13:45 New Vision 9103146373652567746.html
SARS: How India tackled previous coronavirus outbreak

Like novel coronavirus, SARS coronavirus outbreak had happened during winters in China. But unlike Covid-19 pandemic, India largely remained insulated from coronavirus outbreak back then. A story to think it over

29 May 13:44 India Today 4286117813944657954.html
Trivendra Singh Rawat: ‘Can’t leave people on the roads… will continue bringing migrants’

Trivendra Singh Rawat said, "A huge number of people from Uttarakhand live in other states. Many of them want to come back amid the pandemic. More than 2.5 lakh people have registered so far."

29 May 02:18 The Indian Express 2885715104334628442.html
Twitter flags China spokesman's tweet on COVID-19

Twitter fact-checked U.S. President Donald Trump for the first time on Tuesday over his claims about mail-in ballots, under what it says was an extension of a "misleading information policy" aimed at combating misinformation about COVID-19

29 May 02:34 Business Today 1145527431275518212.html
Patients share beds as coronavirus cases overwhelm Mumbai’s hospitals

As India’s pandemic continues, in some areas the healthcare system is close to collapse

29 May 02:00 the Guardian 1491978795156339065.html
‘Spoke to PM Modi, he is not in good mood,’ says Donald Trump about India-China tensions

The United States president had on Wednesday offered to mediate between the two countries amid escalating border tensions.

29 May 02:21 Scroll.in 8669301693085765798.html
Transport fare rises despite drop in petrol price in April

The price paid by passengers  for bus, motorcycle and water way journeys rose despite  the decline in the petrol price in April.

29 May 02:55 Vanguard News 4125100339352999706.html
Glimmer in Covid surge: Less than 5% of all patients require critical care

Of the total 83,004 active cases on May 27, less than 3500 needed any kind of intervention -- oxygen therapy, ICU or ventilators.

29 May 02:23 The Indian Express 2885715103918767338.html
Trump has officially declared war on Twitter and Facebook. Here's the latest on the executive order targeting social media and the reaction at internet companies.

Trump's executive order represents a direct challenge to social media companies like Twitter and Facebook, but legal experts say it faces steep hurdles.

29 May 02:21 Business Insider 6060062399271974723.html
Bangladesh plans home exams for primary school students

The government is planning home examinations for primary school students to keep them in study amid the coronavirus outbreak that has forced education institutions shut.

29 May 02:41 Bdnews24 8119004129727353316.html
UN chief warns leaders pandemic may cause historic famine

The U.N. chief on Thursday warned the largest gathering of world leaders since the coronavirus pandemic began that it will cause “unimaginable devastation and suffering around the world,” with historic levels of hunger and famine and up to 1.6 billion people unable to earn a living unless action is taken now.

29 May 02:21 WVLT 4089046911177131206.html
Suriname leader seeks recount after poll defeat

PARAMARIBO, May 29 — Suriname's ruling party is calling for a recount of votes in Monday's general election, the party leader and President Desi Bouterse said yesterday, after preliminary results showed the opposition winning. Defeat would likely end a decade in power for Bouterse, a former...

29 May 02:08 Malaymail 302165936451214914.html
COP26 climate talks pushed back to November 2021

The UN's climate science advisory panel makes it clear that time is not on our side

29 May 02:03 Rappler 1882105643802513405.html
1574 passengers arrive at Jammu, Srinagar Airports

1574 passengers arrive at Jammu, Srinagar Airports Jammu Tawi, May 28: About 15 domestic flights with 1574 passengers on board today arrived at Jammu and Srinagar Airports on Day 4 of resumption of the air services in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir. A total of 294 passengers aboard 6 regular commercial flights arrived at […]

29 May 02:27 Northlines 6096227020671111180.html
Adah Sharma On What She Learned During Lockdown: “From Slicing Watermelons…”

Actress Adah Sharma has no idea about how or when shooting will resume amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, and is hoping that once they go on sets everyone acts responsibly and take necessary precau

29 May 07:26 Koimoi 5184275670568090149.html
PMC, PCMC to help PMPML pay 2,200 daily wage workers

As reported by The Indian Express earlier, over the past fortnight, the PMPML had asked these workers to sit at home as the undertaking had no work for them amid the nationwide lockdown.

29 May 07:57 The Indian Express 2885715105468957769.html
Plans approved for student housing in St Andrews conservation area described as ‘outrageous’

A plan for student accommodation in the historic heart of St Andrews has been described as "outrageous".

29 May 07:46 The Courier 4275302767224641362.html
The rushed easing of lockdown measures could devastate Italy

When the novel coronavirus began spreading across the world earlier this year, Italy quickly became one of Europe's worst-affected countries and went into lockdown. Schools, shops, leisure centres and churches were swiftly shut and all Italians were told to remain indoors as much as possible.

29 May 07:17 Aljazeera 6642629763202396518.html
Coronavirus: Delhi to allow use of wood for cremating patients as bodies pile up in morgues

Using wood for the cremation of bodies was not permitted earlier for the fear of increasing the risk of exposure to the coronavirus.

29 May 07:40 Scroll.in 8669301692700041011.html
Australian Pubs to Offer Free Beer as Breweries Rolling Out Free Kegs

It's been two months since pubs, bars and restaurants were forced to shut their doors in Australia due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and a lockdown, which the...

29 May 07:04 Sputniknews 967333869198222697.html
Beijing Urges Foreign Nations to Cease Attempts at Meddling in Hong Kong Affairs

The day before, China's parliament overwhelmingly passed a resolution to draft a law on national security in Hong Kong that would outlaw secessionism in the territory...

29 May 07:33 Sputniknews 967333869094029393.html
How a court decision could unlock secrets of Whitlam's dismissal

The High Court's decision could shed light on key questions including whether the Queen explicitly supported the sacking of Gough Whitlam.

29 May 07:00 Australian Financial Review 3974284488175781859.html
Tobacco industry using 'deadly' tactics to hook kids

Ahead of its World No Tobacco Day on Sunday, the World Health Organisation says 44 million children aged 13 to 15 are smoking.

29 May 07:57 New Vision 9103146373711561747.html
Alleged Daesh Tape Calls COVID-19 Divine Retribution for Enemies

Daesh has ramped up attacks on both security forces and civilians in remote rural areas of Iraq while the local government is focusing its efforts on tackling the...

29 May 07:58 Sputniknews 967333868214877577.html
Lockdown 5.0: Amit Shah meets PM Modi after talk with chief ministers on future course

Home Minister Amit Shah on Friday visited PM Modi to discuss the future course of the nationwide lockdown as Lockdown 4.0 nears an end.

29 May 07:44 India Today 4286117812569391944.html
'Shamelessly Endorsed by Brahmanical Purity': Kent Apologises For Ad Demeaning Domestic Help, Hema Malini Clarifies

Kent RO's atta maker focusing on 'infections' carried by the domestic help is all that is wrong with our classist society, Twitter points out until the brand finally apologises and Hema Malini issues public statement

29 May 07:46 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | India.com 7150386084199994500.html
When Britain failed to protect America from a flu pandemic in China

Before Covid-19, British colonial authorities allowed a deadly flu virus to spread from Hong Kong in 1968 with devastating consequences for the US and the rest of the world – one million people died.

29 May 07:31 Daily Maverick 2373996789105272693.html
Coronavirus: Palliative care patients rise to Ben Nevis lockdown challenge

Palliative care patients have almost conquered Ben Nevis twice in a lockdown challenge alongside their own personal health battles.

29 May 07:45 The Courier 4275302768850411740.html
Man arrested after Nechells tower block blaze at Humber Tower

A 43-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of arson following an early hours blaze at Humber Tower in Nechells. Around 40 firefighters were called to the incident

29 May 07:49 birminghammail 8288260686783654495.html
Schools reopening: Challenges faced by special needs schools make it a 'difficult sector'

Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi says schools working with learners with special needs may experience some unique challenges in the transition to the new way of operating during the Covid-19 pandemic.

29 May 07:29 News24 3752801376923316303.html
Damaging winds tipped to hit Ballarat and Hepburn Shire

Strong northerly winds are expected to hit Ballarat and the Hepburn Shire at the weekend. The Bureau of Meteorology has issued a severe weather warning, with...

29 May 07:58 The Courier 3604583734654682997.html
Steve Wallace: Reader suggestions for safer school zones

Gar had a suggestion that would make school zones more identifiable to drivers. He wanted to have large, easily identifiable pavement markings, with speed and distance regulation prominently . . .

29 May 07:51 Times Colonist 7617512060215794927.html
Police probe claims mum-of-two died after hospital gave her paracetamol overdose by accident and ‘didn’t tell family’

A POLICE probe has been launched over claims a mum-of-two died after NHS hospital doctors gave her a paracetamol overdose by accident and did not tell her family. Laura Higginson, 30, died during t…

29 May 07:29 The Sun 7379604593324417486.html
Russia reports record one-day rise in coronavirus deaths

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia on Friday reported 232 deaths from the new coronavirus in the last 24 hours, a record one-day amount that pushed the nationwide death toll to 4,374.

29 May 07:43 Reuters 8334514181453463832.html
Minneapolis police station set on fire amid protests over killing of George Floyd

A police station in Minneapolis was set on fire on Thursday evening as protests over the killing of George Floyd continued for a third day.

29 May 07:19 Buzz.ie 7092425148062974984.html
Trump takes aim at WHO as US economic outlooks worsens

In the U.S., the virus threw more than 2 million people out of work last week despite the gradual reopening of businesses, stoking fears the scourge is doing deep and potentially long-lasting damage to the world's largest economy.

29 May 07:21 WBTV 6439870258583223406.html
Trump signs order targeting social media after tweets flagged

President Donald Trump signed an order Thursday seeking to strip social media giants like Twitter of legal immunity for content on their platforms in a move slammed by his critics as a legally dubious act of political revenge.

29 May 07:28 The Jakarta Post 7678601103609611121.html
Notting Hill reeling after bodies identified as mother and son

Two people found dead at a home in Notting Hill in Melbourne's south-east were a mother and son.

29 May 07:15 Brisbane Times 2314609340072864180.html
Students protest cuts to Sydney University's arts and social science faculty

About 8 per cent of courses across the university's arts and social sciences faculty will be cut according to early estimates.

29 May 07:15 The Age 7967730562221550466.html
Surgeon cares for patient's dog for nearly a year in New Jersey

The bond between a dog and its owner is a special one, and one man from New Jersey was treated to an emotional reunion nearly a year in the making.

29 May 22:56 ABC7 New York 7327811148154478254.html
Downtown Victoria library gearing up to reopen for pickups

Greater Victoria residents will have access to new reading materials next month, as the central branch of the Greater Victoria Public Library gets ready to open for pickups in mid to late June. . . .

29 May 22:18 Times Colonist 7617512061077471699.html
Having a beer on the beach in Penticton could be legal next week

Residents and visitors could be enjoying their favourite alcoholic beverage on an Okanagan Lake city beach or park in Penticton next week.City council will

29 May 22:14 iNFOnews.ca 6669504244924700189.html
Will Telangana Schools Re-Open To Combat With Covid Pandemic?

Questions around the reopening of schools in Telangana are causing concerns among both parents as teachers, even as the state government’s Education Department remains silent on the opening date for schools or how they will manage physical distancing in the classroom amidst the pandemic.

29 May 22:01 Hyderabad 2020700737679930364.html
Police: 1 dead after shots fired at protesters in Detroit

One person was killed in downtown Detroit after someone in an SUV fired shots into a crowd of people protesting George Floyd’s death in Minneapolis custody, a Detroit police spokeswoman...

29 May 22:41 The Seattle Times 9121942837943054687.html
Sweden excluded as neighbours Denmark and Norway ease travel restrictions

Norway and Denmark will resume free travel between the two countries, three Norwegian media outlets reported on Friday, creating a travel bubble ...

29 May 22:04 CNA 5644198863203571114.html
Crowds protest Floyd killing and Trump outside White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hundreds of people gathered outside the White House late Friday to protest the police killing of a black man in Minneapolis — and President Donald Trump’s response....

29 May 22:45 The Seattle Times 9121942837806451673.html
The Ferguson Report: Hydroxymorons, and rugby scratches its tackle

A gullible dingtwerp has incorrectly blamed his gormless thugwittery upon the drug hydroxychloroquine, reports titan of titters Tim Ferguson

29 May 22:30 The New Daily 5848147785632860551.html
Police take no action over Covid-19 death of railway worker Belly Mujinga

Her husband said he was sad to hear there would be no prosecution.

29 May 22:58 Metro 970161747539165696.html
Obasanjo, Jonathan 13 other ex-African leaders back Akinwumi, called for caution

A coalition of 14 former African presidents and a prime minister have urged the US government to respect the governing systems of the African Development Bank.

29 May 22:48 Legit 3764253649686810264.html
Who'll tame the Chinese dragon? After its ruthless clampdown on Hong Kong, CLIVE HAMILTON reveals Beijing wants a life-and-death battle with the West

By a majority of 2,878 to one (with six abstentions), The National People's Congress this week rubber-stamped a proposal that will change life for the citizens of Hong Kong for ever.

29 May 22:07 Mail Online 124328112349628768.html
Ladakh LG meets Home Minister Amit Shah

The Rising Kashmir provides the most comprehensive coverage news, breaking news,videos, information on Kashmir, politics, cricket and more.

29 May 22:27 Rising Kashmir 9025326238222994394.html
Wrestling coach and one-time WWE performer fired over George Floyd social media posts

Bethel School District announced they will no longer employ Dave Hollenbeck.

29 May 22:30 Bloody Elbow 2261336759351399227.html
Looking good for his age! Face of a priest who died 900 years ago is recreated after his remains were found buried in Lincoln Cathedral

The excavation of a burial site for clergymen at Lincoln Cathedral has allowed experts to uncover the face of a medieval priest.

29 May 22:22 Mail Online 124328112363426504.html
Wanted Kitchener man arrested in Atwood

He was wanted for failing to comply with his release order

29 May 22:30 KitchenerToday.com 52741010430747066.html
Former PQ leader Boisclair reports to police after sex assault warrant issued

MONTREAL - Former Parti Quebecois leader Andre Boisclair turned himself in at an east-end Montreal police station Friday after a warrant was issued for his

29 May 22:19 iNFOnews.ca 6669504244377446941.html
Covid-19: Cases rise to 29 240 as death toll hits 611

The number of people who have tested positive for coronavirus in South Africa is now sitting at 29 240.

29 May 22:49 News24 3752801377800321227.html
What do the Flynn-Kislyak transcripts say?

Transcripts of phone conversations between then-incoming White House national security adviser Michael Flynn and then-Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak in December 2016 were released Friday.

29 May 22:04 Fox News 7362823821572748363.html
Challenges ahead as B.C.’s film industry prepares to restart

British Columbia is North America’s third-largest production sector, contributing $3.2-billion in production spending to the province’s economy in 2018-19

29 May 22:27 The Globe and Mail 68426409908126355.html
7-year-old boy dead after Wednesday night shooting in North Amarillo

A 7-year-old boy has died after he was shot Wednesday night and found laying in the road in North Amarillo.

29 May 22:27 NewsChannel 10 1537185526036513313.html
Forty Years Ago, May 30, 1980: Assam Ultimatum

With this ultimatum to AASU leaders, the chances of the resumption of a dialogue between the government and leaders of the current movement on the issue of foreign nationals further receded today.

29 May 22:36 The Indian Express 2885715104122542387.html
Master of the APL England cargo ship charged over container spill

The APL England has also been ordered to pay $22 million in clean-up costs before the ship will be released from the Port of Brisbane.

29 May 22:58 Brisbane Times 2314609338937881018.html
Maharashtra: Sadhus Attacked, Temple Looted In Palghar District; One Accused Held

In yet another shocking incident of attack on Hindu saints and seers, three unidentified assailants barged into a temple and attacked two priests, reports PTI.

29 May 12:24 Swarajya 4977622830230051013.html
Pompeo says Trump to act on Chinese students

The United States will take action to prevent alleged espionage by Chinese students, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Thursday, ahead of an expected announcement by President Donald Trump.

29 May 12:00 manilastandard.net 4715274785790548092.html
Sturgeon urges Scots to enjoy relaxation of lockdown restrictions responsibly

The First Minister spoke at the Scottish Government’s coronavirus briefing as changes came into effect allowing people to meet friends and family.

29 May 12:26 Shropshire Star 3480199992312415093.html
Coronavirus cases in Pakistan cross 64,000-mark, death toll soars to 1,317

Meanwhile, a senior journalist died on Thursday due to the coronavirus in Peshawar, making him the first media casualty of the virus in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province.

29 May 12:10 The Financial Express 1288289579913393318.html
After Sonu Sood, Amitabh Bachchan Arranges 10 Buses For UP Migrant Workers

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan came forward to help the stranded migrant workers reach their hometown in Uttar Pradesh.

29 May 12:53 Abplive 5873643725087253036.html
Girl, 2, is fighting for her life after plunging 40ft from bedroom window

The toddler, named locally as 'happy and sweet' Lara Coleman, had to be airlifted to hospital following the 'complete accident' on Bedford Street, Portsmouth, Hants, around 6pm last night.

29 May 12:21 Mail Online 124328111883162780.html
The move used to restrain George Floyd is discouraged by most police. Here's why.

George Floyd's death has raised new questions about a potentially dangerous method of restraint: the knee-to-neck manoeuvre.

29 May 12:08 CTVNews 2422791598198069801.html
Ahmaud Arbery’s killing puts a spotlight on the blurred blue line of citizen’s arrest laws

Laws enabling citizens to apprehend suspects, which date back to medieval England, were historically used in the US to suppress slave revolts.

29 May 12:27 The Conversation 6012421226957692294.html
People shielding from coronavirus ‘feel left behind’ as lockdown measures ease

Charities are concerned about the impact an indefinite isolation will have on the more than two million people shielding in the UK.

29 May 12:08 Shropshire Star 3480199993097351591.html
Reading fest to be held online from June 19

The 25th edition of the P.N. Panicker Memorial National Reading Day – Reading Month Celebration will be observed across the country in the online mode this year on account of COVID-19. In an official

29 May 12:01 The Hindu 6679535024605505553.html
China’s First Civil Code Allows Citizens to Inherit Cryptocurrency

The Chinese Parliament has adopted the country’s first Civil Code, which among other things, enables citizens to inherit bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.

29 May 12:14 BTC Manager 8549607152929163151.html
Man dies at Lullingstone Castle after reports of rocks being thrown

Kent police say victim in his 60s, named locally as Charles Hilder, may have been in altercation ‘with two boys or teenagers’

29 May 12:56 the Guardian 1491978794838565015.html
Pilot breaches lockdown and flies to Anglesey RAF base 'to go to beach'

The RAF confirmed the civilian pilot landed at RAF Valley on a closed airfield without permission.

29 May 12:58 Shropshire Star 3480199992311361663.html
CNN reporter arrested live on air by Minnesota police, released an hour later

During the arrest the anchor can be heard saying, "If you're just tuning in, you are watching our correspondent being arrested".

29 May 12:13 The Age 7967730561656299674.html
Senior citizen charged with repeatedly breaking COVID-19 rules during circuit breaker

SINGAPORE: A 63-year-old man is accused of breaking COVID-19 regulations by repeatedly leaving his Whampoa flat without reasonable excuse, not ...

29 May 12:41 CNA 5644198864117731392.html
Ethiopian security forces accused of grave human rights abuses

A rights group has accused Ethiopian security forces of continuing to commit grave human rights violations, including extrajudicial executions and torture, since Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed took office in 2018.

29 May 12:04 Aljazeera 6642629763750131588.html
Bahrain reports 300 new COVID-19 cases

Total recoveries from the coronavirus rise to 5,491

29 May 12:40 Gulf News 2086521545540909526.html
Factbox: Who's involved in Libya's war and why

(Reuters) - The conflict between Libya’s Government of National Accord (GNA), recognised by the United Nations, and the eastern-based forces of Khalifa Haftar has become a cauldron for foreign rivals.

29 May 12:55 Reuters 8334514179740818515.html
Boy, 12, dead after ‘fight’ in Cairns park

Queensland police are investigating the sudden death of a 12-year-old boy during an altercation at a park in Cairns overnight.

29 May 12:05 The New Daily 5848147786565915566.html
Duck Dynasty patriarch Phil Robertson reveals he cheated on wife Kay and learned he has an adult daughter from fling

DUCK Dynasty patriarch Phil Robertson has revealed he cheated on his wife, Miss Kay- and recently discovered he has an adult daughter from his affair. The star and his sons confessed the shocking s…

29 May 12:18 The Sun 7379604592997750761.html
White wrestling coach mocks George Floyd’s murder (Photo)

A Washington state high school wrestling coach, Dave Hollenbeck, took to social media to mock the murder of George Floyd and he has been sacked by his employer for that. Taking to social media, Dave Hollenbeck,

29 May 12:41 LailasNews.com 2090029850899526404.html
Feds won't force airline ticket refunds for COVID-19 cancellations

The federal government is signalling that it won't force airlines to offer refunds to ticket holders for flights cancelled during the COVID-19 pandemic.

29 May 12:43 City NEWS 1130 5858657120229646685.html
Denmark reopens borders for locked-out lovers

More than two months after closing its borders, Denmark has loosened restrictions to let couples separated by coronavirus lockdowns finally see each other again -- even if the easing applies just to partners from a few nearby countries for now.

29 May 12:30 The Jakarta Post 7678601104045851548.html
Police need more than an unverified tip to avoid drug-case entrapment, Supreme Court says

In a pair of related rulings today, the high court says police must take sufficient steps to verify such tips to avoid entrapping suspects

29 May 12:07 The Globe and Mail 68426410812362208.html
Ted Cruz Urges AG William Barr to Open Criminal Probe of Twitter for Refusing to Ban Iranian Leaders

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) on Friday sent a letter to Attorney General William Barr and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, urging them to open an investigation into whether Twitter violated federal law. The letter came the morning after President Donald Trump signed a social media executive order purporting to defend free speech.

29 May 12:01 Law & Crime 7990899037796679381.html
Ontario mother hopes inquest into son’s death at school for the blind finally provides answers

An Ontario mother says she is hoping a now-approved inquest by the coroner's office will provide answers into the mysterious death of her teenage son at a provincially-run school for the blind more than two years ago.

29 May 12:37 Toronto 5211060988874057853.html
Court sides with Louisiana governor in fight over unclaimed property

A district court judge has ruled for Gov. John Bel Edwards’ administration in its lawsuit against Treasurer John Schroder over how to handle unclaimed financial assets.

29 May 12:00 Washington Examiner 4625792333333092010.html
24 doctors rescued from South Mumbai hotel after fire mishap

The fire broke out at Fortune hotel near Metro Cinema late Wednesday night.

29 May 12:15 The Asian Age 2126266545361241834.html
In Senegal, the struggles of a small airline during coronavirus

Launching an airline in Africa is a notorious challenge in a continent and sector where opportunities are often crimped by regulations and national champions are dominant.

29 May 12:37 News24 3752801376631933928.html
4 Mombasa Patients Succumb To COVID-19 As Positive Cases Jump To 1,745

Kenya has recorded 127 newly detected infections after testing a 3,831 sample size.Addressing reporters at Afya House during the daily COVID-19 briefing, Health CAS Dr Mercy Mwangangi said the tol

29 May 12:56 KahawaTungu 3304128541789170121.html
NEET PG counselling round 2: Registrations to begin from June 3, check schedule

A list of 8983 candidates who have been allotted colleges in round 1 of counselling has also been released and another list of 330 students who are selected to appear for the second round of counselling is out.

29 May 12:02 The Indian Express 2885715105650756218.html
As nadaswaram and thavil fall silent, artistes find themselves in dire straits

M. Neelakantan remembers a time not too long ago, when there weren’t enough nadaswaram and thavil musicians available to render the ‘mangala isai’ at weddings and temple festivals.“With just around 50

29 May 12:09 The Hindu 6679535025201733543.html
Minnesota police arrest CNN reporter on air covering Minneapolis protests

The Minnesota State Patrol arrested a CNN reporter reporting live on television early Friday morning while covering the Minneapolis protests, without giving any reason, and led him and three crew members away in handcuffs.

29 May 12:14 India Today 4286117813146007091.html
Baby born with two mouths due to 'extremely rare' condition - Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics

A baby girl has been born with two mouths due to a condition so rare that it has only been seen in 35 recorded cases since 1900.Doctors were...

29 May 12:03 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445901775940083.html
Court sentences Czech man to 26 months in prison for stealing pancakes during lockdown

A court in the Czech Republic has sentenced a man to 26 months in prison for shoplifting during the country’s COVID-19 lockdown, Czech media reported on Friday.

29 May 12:30 The Guardian 7580308504367002846.html
The UK wants to join with Trump to form a new global alliance to end China's grip on 5G

The UK wants to create a new global alliance to reduce China's dominance of emerging 5G technology.

29 May 12:21 Pulse Live 3606876835557688262.html
UAE supports fight against COVID-19 in West Africa

Medical supplies, field hospital set up air dashed to Ghana upon UN request

29 May 10:51 Gulf News 2086521545338182302.html
Hizbul Militant Owned Explosives-Laden Car Used in Kashmir Suicide Bombing Attempt - Indian Police

New Delhi (Sputnik): Thanks to intelligence inputs, Jammu and Kashmir police along with the Army intercepted militant groups that were planning to launch a suicide...

29 May 10:33 Sputniknews 967333867911347102.html
WATCH | Joburg hairdresser breaches lockdown regulations to make ends meet

A Johannesburg-based hairdresser has resorted to conducting business illegally after losing his income due to the nationwide lockdown that began on 26 March.

29 May 10:52 News24 3752801378217749005.html
Covid-19: Sun Pharma gets approval for clinical trial of Nafamostat

Covid-19: Nafamostat was found to be the most potent drug and was able to inhibit virus entry at very low concentrations, consistent with findings from Japan and German labs.

29 May 10:17 newsx.com 5974563061377044936.html
Education in the times of COVID-19: Maharashtra govt asks Centre to broadcast educational programs on TV and Radio

Minister of School Education Department of Maharashtra, Varsha Gaikwad, on Friday, asked the Central government to grant 12 hours of air time on national television to conduct educational programs for children in rural parts of the state, amid the prolonged lockdown.

29 May 10:35 Mumbai Mirror 1209961191947573568.html
State govt. to ban online teaching for kindergarten children

Decision based on NIMHANS report which stated that children upto 6 years of age should not be subjected to this process

29 May 10:57 The Hindu 6679535024402929014.html
Covid-19: Cricketer Atharva Ankolekar’s mother works as frontline worker, seeks an insurance policy

Despite their building sealed and Covid-19 cases continuously rising in Maharashtra, India Under-19 cricketer Atharva Ankolekar's mother Vaidehi has been serving as a bus conductor to support her family.

29 May 10:54 The Indian Express 2885715104310174456.html
World's largest all-electric plane completes its maiden flight

The modified Cessna flew for 30 minutes over Washington state in the US

29 May 10:36 Metro 970161747431728012.html
Aloha Stadium Swap Meet intends to hold soft reopening in June | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Aloha Stadium intends to hold a soft reopening of the Swap Meet and Marketplace in June, stadium Manager Scott Chan told the Stadium Authority on Thursday.

29 May 10:05 Star-Advertiser 3439335389078678276.html
Professor who predicted Trump's 2016 win explains why he thinks Trump will win again

A political science professor who predicted President Trump's win in 2016 is forecasting another victory. 

29 May 10:33 Fox News 7362823820734782504.html
Body of migrant worker ‘found in toilet of Shramik Special train’ in UP; none reported incident, clarifies Railways

Amid extreme heat, hunger and dehydration, at least 10 passengers have been found dead in Shramik Special trains since Monday.

29 May 10:09 The Statesman 1191309781084523701.html
Young mum, 21, left dripping with blood from horrific head wound after man, 30, attacked her in street with bottle

A YOUNG mum was left with blood pouring from her head after a thug hit her with a glass bottle near her home in the Isle of Wight. Jamie Simpson, 30, yesterday pleaded guilty to attacking 21-year-o…

29 May 10:03 The Sun 7379604593122637565.html
Pirates' Felipe Vazquez facing additional child porn charge in St. Louis, officials say

Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Felipe Vazquez is facing child pornography charges in St. Louis months after he was arrested over an alleged inappropriate relationship with a minor among other charges.

29 May 10:24 Fox News 7362823820012706637.html
Award-winning Journalist Asha Mwilu Resigns From Citizen TV

Citizen TV's investigative reporter Asha Mwilu has called it quits at the station.In a tweet, the award-winning journalist announced that she was resigning to launch her own start-up."I'm leav

29 May 10:52 KahawaTungu 3304128542866411485.html
Sheffield City Council advises against schools reopening on Monday

The South Yorkshire authority has cited fears that the test and trace system will not be ‘robust enough’ by next week.

29 May 10:34 Shropshire Star 3480199992364129061.html
Care home resident, 98, is halfway through 100-day charity piano marathon for NHS

Rebecca Parker was inspired by Captain Tom Moore who raised more than £27m by completing 100 laps of his garden before his 100th birthday.

29 May 10:33 dailyrecord 552235480112415097.html
Wife Of J&K Congress Leader Soz Moves SC Against His House Arrest

The wife of Jammu and Kashmir Congress leader Saifuddin Soz has moved the Supreme Court challenging his house arrest since August 5, 2019.

29 May 10:32 Kashmir Observer 1268422869433924037.html
Twitter puts warning on Trump 'THUGS' tweet, says it violates standards, glorifies violence

Twitter on Friday put a warning on a tweet from President Trump saying it violates the platform's rules against glorifying violence.

29 May 10:54 TheHill 355432918772270679.html
The riot police were again out in force on the streets of Hong Kong this week

China accused the US of taking the UN hostage on Friday over a controversial security law for Hong Kong and warned Western nations to stay out of its internal affairs. The US, Britain, Canada and Australia led criticism of the planned law, which would punish secession, subversion of state power, terrorism

29 May 10:50 Yahoo 7097669637844828781.html
Cardano’s Charles Hoskinson Reveals “Shelley” Roadmap, Speaks on “Systematic” Approach

Cardano’s much-awaited Shelley protocol is going live soon. The protocol has spent years in development, and has been ardently awaited by fans of Cardano and ADA, its native currency. 

29 May 10:33 BTC Manager 8549607152448658065.html
US Mercenary Behind Botched Venezuela Incursion Associated With Businessman Who Betrayed Maduro

Venezuelan law enforcement has detained 66 persons in connection with the disastrous May 3-4 mercenary incursion of Venezuela, which was aimed at kidnapping President...

29 May 10:53 Sputniknews 967333869326461980.html
88-year-old Qatari man cured of COVID-19; family hails the care given at HMGH

An 88-year-old Qatari man, believed to be the oldest patient to recover from COVID-19 in Qatar, has been discharged from hospital, earlier this week. He has spent 11 days at Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Hazm Mebaireek General Hospital (HMGH) and discharged after recovering.

29 May 10:31 The Peninsula 1202843881972570533.html
No recent talks between PM Modi and Trump over Ladakh and China: Sources

The Rising Kashmir provides the most comprehensive coverage news, breaking news,videos, information on Kashmir, politics, cricket and more.

29 May 10:27 Rising Kashmir 9025326238866746428.html
Another returning resident tests positive for coronavirus in Leyte

An OFW from Hilongos town in Leyte province tests positive for the virus. The patient is the latest of 3 returning residents confirmed with the virus in the Eastern Visayas

29 May 10:48 Rappler 1882105642778702726.html
COVID-19 workplace complaints surge; unions rip administration

A surge in coronavirus-related workplace complaints is fueling criticism from unions and Democratic lawmakers that the Labor Department is ill-equipped to ensure workers are safe as more businesses

29 May 10:00 TheHill 355432918558023294.html
Land acquisition to be made easier in Uttar Pradesh

Continuing his efforts to promote industrialisation in the state, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has now issued directions to amend.

29 May 10:53 The Statesman 1191309782650570159.html
Twitter fact-checks China's Foreign Ministry after flagging Trump's tweets

According to media reports, the warning labels were added to tweets from spokesman Lijian Zhao, one of which read: "It might be the US Army who brought the epidemic to Wuhan"

29 May 10:02 Business-Standard 1502508926507173532.html
'I don’t want to give my press officer a heart attack': Leo Varadkar defends two metre social distancing ahead of Bank Holiday

Mr Varadkar thanked the public for their response to the guidelines to date and said if they had not been introduced there could have been 30,000 deaths from Covid-19.

29 May 10:18 Irishexaminer 8196011179281745726.html
Florida man kills girlfriend, then drives to Orlando for weekend, police say

After Ronald Gamble beat his girlfriend so severely that she died last December, he then drove to Orlando for the weekend before returning to South Florida and calling 911, police say.

29 May 10:28 ABC Action News - WFTS - Tampa Bay 5911730202935467698.html
Minneapolis police precinct burns as George Floyd protests erupt across the nation

Protesters breached and burned a Minneapolis police precinct on Thursday night as unrest continued to rock the city following the death of George Floyd.

29 May 10:42 TheHill 355432918951478164.html
More than half of coronavirus victims were care home residents

Care home residents made up more than half the number of coronavirus deaths in Northern Ireland, accoring to new figures.

29 May 10:08 The Irish News 993065722175317.html
Coronavirus pandemic: US to announce ‘certain decisions’ on China on Friday, says Donald Trump

The US over the last few days has expressed concerns over the new Chinese law on Hong Kong and has indicated taking steps against it.

29 May 10:20 The Financial Express 1288289580320010362.html
For Yamaha, WFH has ‘no connection with distraction’

It has been a huge learning for everyone, says two-wheeler giant’s India head Motofumi Shitara

29 May 10:26 BusinessLine 5283600583458466.html
UP signs MoUs with industry bodies to create 1.1 million jobs for migrants

The migrant workers will lay the foundation of New UP, says CM Adityanath

29 May 10:32 Business-Standard 1502508924635598202.html
After Facing Uproar, TTD Decides Not To Sell Or Auction Any Property

Facing a backlash for their recent decision to auction some properties in Tamil Nadu, authorities of the Sri Venkateswara temple on Thursday (28 May) decided not to dispose of any property.

29 May 10:09 Swarajya 4977622829855865618.html
What's in the law protecting internet companies - and can Trump change it?

REUTERS: U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to order a review of a federal law known as Section 230, which protects internet companies like ...

29 May 10:35 CNA 5644198864121322426.html
Buyanga receives 'death' threats from baby mama's dad

BUSINESSMAN Frank Buyanga has received what sounds like death threats by his baby mama, Chantelle's father, Lawrence Muteswa.The threats could spark more discom...

29 May 10:29 Bulawayo24 News 5565663539663851679.html
Monkeys snatch blood samples of suspected COVID-19 patients in India

A troop of monkeys snatched the blood samples of suspected coronavirus patients at a government hospital in the Meerut district of the north Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.

29 May 18:09 Coronavirus 2422791598171994676.html
29 temporary prisons earmarked across Maharashtra

Till Friday, 29 premises from 23 districts in the state had been earmarked as temporary prisons. Additional Director General of Police (Prisons and Correctional Services) Sunil Ramanand said more such temporary prisons will be designated in coming days.

29 May 18:22 The Indian Express 2885715103798062426.html
'There's a lot I want to say': Toronto police chief reveals new details in death of woman who fell from balcony

Toronto's police chief said there is “a whole lot” he wants to say about the death of Regis Korchinski-Paquet, who fell from a 24th-floor balcony Wednesday evening, but that he can't now that the province’s police watchdog has been called in to investigate.

29 May 18:13 Toronto 5211060990031504346.html
After IMD revises forecast, southwest monsoon to hit Kerala on June 1

Most of the districts in Kerala have been getting rains with thunderstorm and gusty winds for the last few days.

29 May 18:40 The Asian Age 2126266544026180971.html
Degree exams likely to start from June 20

TSCHE suggests reduction of exam time from three to two hours

29 May 18:22 The Hindu 6679535025251985131.html
US President Trump never spoke to PM Modi over India-China tensions, claims New Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is “not in a good mood” over tension along India-China disputed boundary, the United States President Donald Trump said after claiming to have spoken to him over phone –

29 May 18:47 Deccan Herald 2027555797102868607.html
5 years of PMB: Buhari trusts women more than men - Garba Shehu

Garba Shehu, the senior special assistant, media and publicity to President Buhari, on Friday, May 29, stated that his principal trusts women more than men.

29 May 18:40 Legit 3764253650970432432.html
China Misleads on Hong Kong Support for New Security Law

Last year’s overwhelming win by pro-democracy forces in Hong Kong’s election and recent polls show majority disapproval of Chinese government authority in the city.

29 May 18:25 POLYGRAPH.info 4290135092872128165.html
Police officer Derek Chauvin charged with third degree murder of George Floyd

The shamed cop was one of four officers fired following the horrifying incident in Minneapolis on Monday

29 May 18:52 Irish Mirror 2875825629760244822.html
Durham chief constable 'could face an internal inquiry' into her handling of Dominic Cummings' lockdown investigation after angry members of the public complain to force

Durham Police received complaints over the handling of the investigation into Dominic Cummings. A portion are understood to have been made against Chief Constable Jo Farrell.

29 May 18:53 Mail Online 124328110711312349.html
Virus spreads to interior villages in Prakasam district

Five of the six new cases in the district are reported from Nallagantla

29 May 18:57 The Hindu 6679535025798380036.html
B.C. tourism seeks relief as businesses wait for COVID-19 restrictions to ease

Mid-June earliest for more in-province travel to be authorized

29 May 18:40 North Delta Reporter 5327740412365312247.html
Coronavirus | India sees highest single-day increase in cases

Maharashtra, T.N. and Delhi account for over 56,000 cases

29 May 18:54 The Hindu 6679535025065115644.html
Gov Bello endangering health workers, residents-NMA

The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has described the attitude and response of Kogi State Government towards the COVID-19 pandemic...

29 May 18:06 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445901734386499.html
Private hospital care expected to resume in July but bitterness over State deal remains

State will take control of facilities again if future Covid surge appears imminent

29 May 18:10 The Irish Times 8204772969164911595.html
From George Stinney To George Floyd: The Evolution Of Systemic Racism In The US

From George Stinney in 1944 to George Floyd in 2020, the racism in the USA may have changed its layout, but still remains rampant

29 May 18:55 DKODING 1461033208684318858.html
Travellers coming to Karnataka have to pay for their own tests

‘Aim is to improve participation of private labs in testing’

29 May 18:23 The Hindu 6679535024959497029.html
Children of Rwandan genocide suspect Kabuga fear for father's life

PARIS (Reuters) - The children of detained Rwandan genocide suspect Felicien Kabuga accused French authorities of violating his

29 May 18:43 Firstpost 4760741711913888732.html
Valuation to resume on June 1

Evaluation of answer scripts of SSLC, HSE, VHSE exams

29 May 18:37 The Hindu 6679535025439706479.html
Lockdown measures not being eased in ‘reckless’ way, Chancellor says

The Department of Health and Social Care could not immediately confirm the coronavirus alert level.

29 May 18:36 Express & Star 7324224459967565011.html
China reveals plan for ‘Heavenly Palace’ space station to rival ISS

China has outlined plans to build an orbiting science lab by 2023. The “Heavenly Palace” station will house six people and serve as a test bed for experiments on astronomy, technology and

29 May 18:25 New York Post 7654946768956796510.html
Covid19 cases in Karnataka hit double century mark as 248 test positive on Friday

While neighboring Maharashtra contributed over 90% of the positive cases, Bengaluru city is slowly showing dangerous trends

29 May 18:27 Deccan Chronicle 7881006363809446547.html
Singapore Supreme Court dismisses Singh Brothers' appeal against HC order

The Singapore Supreme Court has dismissed an appeal by erstwhile Ranbaxy Laboratories' former promoters Malvinder Singh and Shivinder Singh against a High Court order that declined to set aside an

29 May 18:41 Deccan Herald 2027555796416045766.html
Exclusive: Sanofi stops enrolling COVID-19 patients in hydroxychloroquine trials

PARIS (Reuters) - Sanofi has temporarily stopped recruiting new COVID-19 patients for two clinical trials on hydroxychloroquine and will no longer supply the anti-malaria drug to treat COVID-19 until concerns about safety are cleared up, it said on Friday.

29 May 18:58 Reuters 8334514180150048307.html
Ofcom investigates Channel 4's The Truth About Traveller Crime

'We have seen a wave of hate speech as a result'

29 May 18:00 Metro 970161747249514734.html
Covid-19 | West Rand active cases jumped to 244 in 8 days - Makhura

A presentation by Gauteng Premier David Makhura has revealed the West Rand has seen a jump in active cases over the past eight days.

29 May 18:10 News24 3752801377696561965.html
NSHE officials urged to restart search for new UNLV president

UNLV is looking to resume its search for a new president after the process was interrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

29 May 18:04 Las Vegas Review-Journal 8640648836171287399.html
Elizabeth Warren: Trump Calling for 'Illegal, State-Sponsored Killing'

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) on Friday accused President Donald Trump of advocating for "illegal, state-sponsored killing" after the president threatened to use the National Guard to crack down on riots in Minneapolis in the wake of George Floyd's death.

29 May 18:01 Breitbart 3148363490752385575.html
Constitute SHRC immediately: advocates

Advocates staged protests across the State on Friday demanding constitution of the State Human Rights Commission (SHRC), under the aegis of All India Lawyers' Union, Indian Association of Lawyers,

29 May 18:46 The Hindu 6679535025359527841.html
Trudeau: Canadians watching US unrest and police violence in ‘shock and horror’

Prime minister condemned racism and called on Canada to ‘stand together in solidarity’ against racial hate as protests continue in US

29 May 18:25 the Guardian 1491978795202007843.html
Minneapolis Protest: What’s Happening & All You Need Know

The death of another unarmed black man, George Floyd, soon creates an uproar of violence and protest across the nation. Here's everything you need to know about what's happening in Minneapolis right now. 

29 May 18:11 College Candy 8831971930318201601.html
Teachers’ Union President: 'I Don't Agree' with Opening Schools as Soon as Possible

The president of the AFT said she does not agree with President Donald Trump’s view that schools should reopen as soon as possible.

29 May 18:17 Breitbart 3148363492072701002.html
Theresa May says Dominic Cummings 'did not follow the spirit' of lockdown rules

EXCLUSIVE The former PM became the latest senior Conservative to criticise the behaviour of the No10 aide as the Tories divide on Mr Cummings deepened

29 May 18:17 mirror 675785261844289981.html
Court orders Lesotho ex-first lady rearrested in murder trial

Lesotho's Court of Appeal on Friday ordered the rearrest of former first lady Maesaiah Thabane after revoking her bail on murder charges.

29 May 18:28 Vanguard News 4125100340617882826.html
Ruling means Missouri’s last abortion clinic stays open

The decision means Missouri will not become the first state without a functioning abortion clinic since 1974.

29 May 18:11 WVLT 4089046910296234862.html
Duchess of York praises daughter on postponed wedding day

The coronavirus outbreak led to Princess Beatrice and her fiance Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi postponing their nuptials.

29 May 18:55 Jersey Evening Post 6141642774874811195.html
The alternate English proficiency test is keeping study abroad plan alive

Every day thousands of the students are regularly in touch with the International Recruitment team of various Universities

29 May 18:20 TechGenyz 5378425016144513443.html
US Pres. Trump reportedly won't announce additional tariffs on China

According to several news outlets, US President Donald Trump won't announce any changes to the Phase-one trade deal with China. Trump is not expected

29 May 18:41 FXStreet 4480975638505001511.html
Snags in Kerala's liquor app triggers corruption allegation

With technical snags in the mobile app for liquor sale in Kerala remaining unresolved for the second day, opposition Congress alleged of irregularities and demanded a vigilance probe.

29 May 18:56 Deccan Herald 2027555796592906247.html
Over 50% of Bihar migrants eat once a day

A first-of-its-kind survey on the state of migrant workers who have returned to their homes in Bihar has revealed some worrying facts about their worsening situation

29 May 18:19 The Hans India 817019414556190800.html
India’s covid toll crosses China’s as cases rise steadily

The death rate in India has remained at 3.3%, while the global fatality rate hovers around 6%

29 May 18:15 Livemint 6614605819280556666.html
Governor, CM extend Statehood Day greetings

NT NETWORK Panaji Governor Satyapal Malik and Chief Minister Pramod Sawant have extended greetings to the people of Goa on the occasion of Goa Statehood D

29 May 18:49 The Navhind Times 3656927214352445773.html
Tory MP criticised for taking maternity leave during coronavirus pandemic

She has received 'unpleasant' emails, mostly from men, criticising her decision.

29 May 18:44 Metro 970161747792034723.html
Ryanair expects air fares to fall when flights take off again

’We think it’s pretty clear that for the next 12 months prices are going to be way down,’ says Michael O’Leary

29 May 18:42 The Irish Times 8204772967704410554.html
Monica Crowley: House Bill Would Add Flexibility to Small Business Loans

Treasury's spokeswoman explained on Friday how the Paycheck Protection Program would be changed to make it more useful for small businesses. | Economy

29 May 18:55 Breitbart 3148363491986420099.html
Maharashtra govt hikes honorarium for doctors on bond and contract

According to the revised salaries, bonded doctors working in tribal belts will get ₹75,000 against ₹60,000 earlier.Maharashtra also announced a comprehensive personal accident cover of ₹50 lakh to all employees who are on active duty relating to survey, tracing, testing etc for covid-19

29 May 18:08 Livemint 6614605818060520772.html
Revealed: the worrying links between Huawei, our universities and China

With its cast iron replica of Budapest’s Liberty Bridge and its pale-stoned version of Versailles, visitors to Huawei’s research centre in Dongguan could be forgiven for thinking they were in Europe. It is a benign – if eccentric – tribute. But other attempts to forge close ties to the Western culture

29 May 18:20 Yahoo 7097669638644717612.html
Minnesota police arrest CNN reporter on air covering Minneapolis protests

WASHINGTON - Police in Minneapolis released a CNN reporter who was led off in handcuffs along with his film crew while reporting live on television early Friday morning during violent protests in the city.

29 May 14:07 The Peninsula 1202843882391883856.html
Millions of BN(O)s in Hong Kong could be eligible for UK citizenship

The Government estimates there are around 2.9 million BN(O)s currently in Hong Kong.

29 May 14:52 Jersey Evening Post 6141642774558278908.html
Beijing takes off the gloves: China to 'fully instruct' Hong Kong police on the crackdown on pro-democracy protests as state media says 'all traitors should be sent to the UK'

The Chinese Ministry of Public Security said it would 'earnestly carry out' a newly passed national security law, which allows China to quell activities it deems as 'subversive' in the semi-autonomous city.

29 May 14:02 Mail Online 124328111557622149.html
Apex court to hear Mistry’s plea for seat on Tata Sons board

The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear ousted Tata Group Chairman Cyrus Mistry’s petition seeking a “proportionate” representation for Shapoorji Pallonji Group (SP Group) on Tata Sons board.The SP

29 May 14:05 BusinessLine 5283600208135237.html
Delhi: Man killed by duo after he objects to their roaming around during lockdown

The accused were arrested on Thursday when police went to search their homes. While one of the two accused is a juvenile, the other one is 20-year-old.

29 May 14:41 The Indian Express 2885715105400680987.html
No further action over death of railway worker following police inquiries

Detectives have concluded there is no evidence to substantiate any criminal offences having taken place over the death of Belly Mujinga, said BTP.

29 May 14:40 Express & Star 7324224460888681795.html
Debunked: No, Bill Gates, Melinda Gates, Anthony Fauci and the WHO are not being charged with genocide

The false message being shared on Facebook claims they are due to appear before a human rights tribunal next week.

29 May 14:26 TheJournal.ie 6446904417320692319.html
Coronavirus: Dental practices to reopen from 8 June

Dental practices in England have been told they can reopen from Monday, 8 June.

29 May 14:08 BBC News 3883826127064470105.html
Irish-American priest set to be beatified may have died of coronavirus

A 19th Century Irish-American priest set to be beatified by the Catholic Church may have died from a form of coronavirus. Father Michael McGivney, who founded the Knights of Columbus in 1882, died in 1890 during the Russian Flu Pandemic that killed one million people globally and 13,000 people in the United States. 

29 May 14:19 IrishCentral 7319968743952131390.html
Covid-19: All places of worship will open in West Bengal from June 1, says Mamata Banerjee

However, no more than 10 people will be allowed inside these places at a time.

29 May 14:21 Scroll.in 8669301693411542398.html
The tragic aftermath of the Windies tour of apartheid South Africa

A new book examines the fall from grace of the West Indies rebel cricketers who toured South Africa, only to become pariahs in their own land.

29 May 14:00 Australian Financial Review 3974284486805436730.html
China rejects Trump’s offer to mediate in Sino-India border standoff, says 'no need for third-party intervention'

China on Friday rejected US President Donald Trump's offer to mediate between India and China to end their current border standoff, saying the two countries does not need the intervention of a "third

29 May 14:37 Deccan Herald 2027555797316787075.html
Fishers confirm immediate closure of its Perth laundry

“This has been an incredibly hard decision, closing a good laundry and losing great people, many with long service"

29 May 14:52 dailyrecord 552235480528946962.html
Ongoing Crisis in Mind, Locust Faces Third Degree Interrogation in This Hilarious Clip

A video that has gone viral on Twitter, shows a man holding on to a locust and interrogating it about its motives.

29 May 14:01 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | India.com 7150386083099472308.html
Lead and we follow: country of over-achievers in times of crisis

History shows that national unity only lasts as long as the emergency.

29 May 14:01 The Age 7967730562748140428.html
Logging in Hulu Muda threatens water supplies for three states, says Penang Water Supply Corporation

GEORGE TOWN, May 29 — The proposed reopening of logging concessions in Ulu Muda, Kedah, announced by Mentri Besar Muhammad Sanusi Md Nor, is seen as leading to more deforestation activities in the most important water catchment area in the northern area in the future. Perbadanan Bekalan Air Pulau...

29 May 14:06 Malaymail 302165935158316860.html
Keeping hope alive: the push to revive the Statement from the Heart

Three years after the signing of the historic Uluru declaration, a fresh push to revive its political momentum is underway.

29 May 14:02 WAtoday 6806590900585207644.html
COVID-19: HM Amit Shah meets PM Narendra Modi; briefs on CMs' views on lockdown

Home Minister Amit Shah on Friday discussed the next phase of lockdown with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, where he shared the views of some chief ministers that lifting restrictions altogether at

29 May 14:56 Deccan Herald 2027555797968686944.html
Delhi Favours Places That Have Large Gatherings To Remain Closed: Minister

Delhi Government is of view that places, where large gatherings take place, should remain closed to prevent the spread of coronavirus, Delhi Health Minister Satyendra Jain said on Friday.

29 May 14:52 NDTV.com 5090057681733401897.html
Devastating school blaze caused by building work, investigators believe

No children were on the premises at the time of the fire.

29 May 14:32 Express & Star 7324224459171324959.html
Kerala: 62 more people, including two cabin crew of Air India, test positive for virus

A Gulf returnee succumbed to the virus, taking the total number of fatalities in the state to eight

29 May 14:18 Livemint 6614605818434555155.html
Nigerians to pay stamp duties on ATM printouts, some WhatsApp messages – FIRS

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) revealed that Nigerians will now pay stamp duties on some WhatsApp messages, SMS, and messages via any electronic platform acknowledging receipt of funds. Stamp duties will also be paid by

29 May 14:57 LailasNews.com 2090029850649912549.html
Walkers urged to keep off Dundee’s Caird Park Golf Course as it prepares to reopen

Walkers have been urged to keep off Caird Park Golf Course as it prepares to reopen after the coronavirus lockdown.

29 May 14:17 The Courier 4275302768618767200.html
CBI initiates inquiry into financial affairs of Tablighi Jamaat over ‘dubious cash transactions’

Sources said a case has been registered on the basis of a complaint from the Foreigners Division of the Ministry of Home Affairs alleging that the organisation has violated Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA).

29 May 14:44 The Indian Express 2885715105299217148.html
Kaduna CAN suggests how to worship in Pandemic

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Kaduna State Chapter has assured the state government that it has adopted

29 May 14:29 Vanguard News 4125100340199385629.html
Court rejects bid to revive permits for new oil and gas pipelines

A federal appeals court on Thursday turned down the Trump administration's request to revive a permit program for new oil and gas pipelines.

29 May 14:54 Digital Journal 4566489171624885527.html
Long wait for justice for Peter Ikin's friends as husband charged over death

Frenchman Alexandre Despallieres has been charged with the alleged murder of millionaire music executive Peter Ikin, but he may never make it to trial.

29 May 14:00 The Age 7967730562831863188.html
Millions of BN(O)s in Hong Kong could be eligible for UK citizenship

The Government estimates there are around 2.9 million BN(O)s currently in Hong Kong.

29 May 14:50 Express & Star 7324224460022875388.html
Tobias Moers: Engine king of Mercedes takes wheel at Aston Martin

AMG chief is ‘diametric opposite’ of ‘nice’ predecessor Andy Palmer

29 May 14:23 Ft 707176889895915908.html
National cabinet to shift focus from fighting virus to rebooting economy

While the health response to the coronavirus pandemic continues , the prime minister is hoping to elevate a debate on boosting productivity.

29 May 06:00 The New Daily 5848147787012036348.html
Coronavirus: FG asks hotels, schools to get ready for isolation of COVID-19 patients

Speaking at the briefing of the presidential task force on COVID-19 on Thursday, Osagie Ehanire, minister of health, asked schools and hotels to be prepared.

29 May 06:06 Legit 3764253651132516583.html
Rising US job losses stoke fears of lasting economic damage amid pandemic

The numbers are extraordinarily high by historical standards, economists have warned.

29 May 06:58 Shropshire Star 3480199992558073199.html
‘Bubbles’ of eight children as schools reopen for some year groups from 8 June

JERSEY’S schools will begin a phased process of reopening from Monday 8 June, but there will be no sanctions for parents who do not allow their children to return.

29 May 06:30 Jersey Evening Post 6141642774365181802.html
Registrar hacked court computer to create fake intervention order

A judicial registrar hacked into a court's computer system and created a false intervention order against a friend's ex-partner, and entered a magistrate's identification to have it issued.

29 May 06:48 The Age 7967730562966944868.html
US coronavirus death toll passes 100,000

WASHINGTON The United States has now recorded more than 100,000 coronavirus-related deaths, Johns Hopkins University reported on Wednesday - a sombre milestone and by far the highest total in the world. The country reported its first death about three months...

29 May 06:00 thenewpaper 2217039561138233969.html
For years, the Tories have banked on impunity. Is their luck finally running out?

The party has clung to power by flouting political norms, but in the Cummings affair it faces an angry and contemptuous public, says Guardian columnist Andy Beckett

29 May 06:00 the Guardian 1491978796445005818.html
MAPPED | SA’s 14 Covid-19 hotspots – and the areas emerging as new hotspots

The number of Covid-19 hotspots has risen to 14, as seven new districts have shown higher numbers of coronavirus cases, leading to them being reclassified by the Department of Health.

29 May 06:41 News24 3752801377413255141.html
This is what the plan was, spread coronavirus in the whole world: Harbhajan Singh lashes out at China

Veteran India spinner Harbhajan Singh lashed out at China for spreading coronavirus in the world and called them power hungry in his latest social media post.

29 May 06:26 India Today 4286117812705391635.html
Trump signs order seeking to strip social media freedom

The move comes a day after Twitter labelled two of his tweets with fact-check notices, calling them misleading

29 May 06:38 Deccan Chronicle 7881006363753970176.html
Mum's desperate plea to catch man who raped her young daughter

Her mum said she 'cannot understand how someone would take advantage of a young girl with learning difficulties.'

29 May 06:34 Metro 970161748056935385.html
'Any difficulty and we will assume control but, when the looting starts, the shooting starts': Trump threatens to send in National Guard in response to protests over George Floyd's death

"I can't stand back & watch this happen to a great American City, Minneapolis," the president tweeted, blaming Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey.

29 May 06:46 Business Insider 6060062401360505372.html
Employers slam Victorian Premier's office lockdown

Daniel Andrews has banned workers from returning to offices until at least July.

29 May 06:37 Australian Financial Review 3974284488192919767.html
The government has announced it will refund $721 million it claimed as part of its unlawful 'robodebt' scheme

The federal government has announced it will scrap its controversial ‘robodebt’ scheme, which attempted to automatically claw back alleged overpayments to social security recipients, and will refund $721 million to those who already paid.

29 May 06:10 Business Insider Australia 5575934301608189553.html
Parliamentary staff in quarantine after contact with a returnee from China who hid travel history

Fifteen staff members of Ayeyawady Region Parliament including one who had close contact with a woman who kept her history of travel to China in secret have been in quarantine as of May 28.  The staff member who had close contact with the returnee from China is in facility quarantine and 14 others in-home quarantine. 

29 May 06:30 Eleven Media Group Co., Ltd 2672168647673828926.html
Police: Tulane football player arrested after punching girl

ZACHARY, La. (AP) — A fight at a Waffle House in Louisiana landed a Tulane University football player in jail and a teenage girl in a hospital, police said. Zachary...

29 May 06:07 The Seattle Times 9121942837451670556.html
Haryana CM Khattar calls paddy order an advisory, Congress asks him to apologise to farmers

Although sensing the mood of farmers, the government had relaxed the conditions two days back, it still won’t allow paddy cultivation on panchayat land which is normally hired by small and marginal farmers.

29 May 06:57 The Indian Express 2885715105325955633.html
Philippines sees largest spike in infections, will still ease curbs

MANILA/JAKARTA The Philippines saw its biggest spike in coronavirus cases yesterday, with 539 new infections recorded. The fresh cases brought the nationwide tally to 15,588, of which 921 have led to deaths. The numbers are expected to rise further, the Health...

29 May 06:00 thenewpaper 2217039562568571225.html
Trump’s proposed order on social media could harm one person in particular: Trump

The executive order that Trump signed Thursday seeks to strip liability protection in certain cases for companies like Twitter, Google and Facebook for the content on their sites, meaning they could face legal jeopardy if they allowed false and defamatory posts.

29 May 06:23 The Economic Times 7653256036805354461.html
Twitter responds to Trump executive order on social media calling it a 'reactionary and politicized approach to a landmark law'

Twitter wrote that any attempts to unilaterally erode Section 230 threatens "the future of online speech and Internet freedoms."

29 May 06:59 Business Insider 6060062401205529909.html
Trump cuts ties with WHO mid-pandemic, as Europe speeds reopening

US President Donald Trump on Friday said he was severing ties with the World Health Organization, signalling the end of hundreds of millions of dollars in funding to the UN agency as the deadly coronavirus pandemic rages on.

29 May 06:20 Digital Journal 4566489172615227155.html
National Guard deployed to Minneapolis following third night of protests over black man's death

Demonstrations have been sparked by those angered at a video showing 46-year-old George Floyd’s arrest.

29 May 06:12 TheJournal.ie 6446904418901378714.html
Molly-Mae Hague and Tommy Fury spark outrage by shipping Pomeranian from Russia

Anger was building up on social media when fans learned Molly-Mae and Tommy Fury's fluffy Pomeranian had come all the way from Russia

29 May 06:55 mirror 675785260849252032.html
Huge congestion on Delhi-Gurgaon road after Haryana seals borders over Covid spread

Videos from the Delhi-Gurgaon border showed many cars and vehicles stranded on the Delhi-Gurgaon connecting road after Haryana sealed the borders with Delhi.

29 May 06:22 India Today 4286117812636914487.html
Surge in rats across UK as 45 per cent more of us call pest control

According to Rentokil Pest Control, there was a 79% increase in traffic to its “signs of rats” webpage in April

29 May 06:03 Wales Online 7686550516279147548.html
Breaking: Andhra High Court orders govt to continue Nimmagadda Ramesh Kumar as SEC

In a major blow to the government of Andhra Pradesh government, the High Court on Friday has delivered as sensational verdict on former State Election Commissioner Nimmagadda Ramesh Kumar's case.

29 May 06:50 The Hans India 817019413912467309.html
Railways asks people with serious health issues to take trains only if necessary

Railways has been drawing flak over the last few days due to inordinate delay of Shramik Special trains.Railways have maintained that those who died in the trains were old and with chronic disease

29 May 06:52 Livemint 6614605818426335271.html
Super Saturday salute looms with WA hospitality players back in the game

WA's small bar and restaurant players can resume their bustling trade from June 6 along with clubs, pubs and hotels.

29 May 06:34 Brisbane Times 2314609340163262896.html
The new rules for having friends and family visit your home

The Government is changing the rules in England

29 May 06:21 Wales Online 7686550517156703163.html
Ford expected to unveil new COVID-19 testing strategy during daily briefing at Queen's Park

Premier Doug Ford is expected to unveil the province’s new COVID-19 testing strategy during his daily briefing at Queen’s Park this afternoon.

29 May 11:49 CP24 1887544295676896840.html
Trump hits back at Twitter

  Washington, United States | AFP | US President Donald Trump has hit back at Twitter, that concealed one his tweets on Friday for “glorifying violence.” The US president says social media companies censor conservative voices like his. “Twitter is doing nothing about all of the lies and propaganda being put out by China or …

29 May 11:26 The Independent Uganda: 5099025989903676690.html
Media members react to arrest of CNN crew: 'Unacceptable attack on the free press'

Media members reacted swiftly on Friday after Minnesota State police arrested CNN reporter Omar Jimenez.

29 May 11:44 TheHill 355432918675770777.html
COVID-19 travel bans leave hundreds stranded at Brazil's largest airport

Stefany Carvallido, her 2-year-old daughter and about 200 other Colombians have been camping out inside Brazil's busiest international airport for ...

29 May 11:28 CNA 5644198862378843269.html
Lockdown Brings Tears of Joy to Indian Woman Who Reunites with Husband After 20 Years - Video

New Delhi (Sputnik): The lockdown in India imposed to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 has brought untold misery to hundreds of thousands of poor daily wage earners....

29 May 11:01 Sputniknews 967333868462655866.html
Afghan government says Taliban attack on checkpoint kills 14

The Taliban took responsibility for Thursday's attack in Paktia province, calling it a "defensive action," without elaborating.

29 May 11:27 The Economic Times 7653256036727103405.html
Minnesota police arrest CNN reporter on air while covering Minneapolis protests

WASHINGTON, May 29 — The Minnesota State Patrol arrested a CNN reporter reporting live on television early this morning while covering the Minneapolis protests, without giving any reason, and led him and three crew members away in handcuffs. Black reporter Omar Jimenez had just shown a protester...

29 May 11:02 Malaymail 302165936307394328.html
Minneapolis officer who knelt on George Floyd's neck had 18 previous complaints against him: police

The former Minneapolis police officer seen in a video with his knee on George Floyd's neck had 18 prior complaints filed against him with the Minneapolis Police Department's Internal Affairs, according to the police department.

29 May 11:19 CTVNews 2422791598352506156.html
Jammu and Kashmir govt takes pre-emptive measures to contain locust invasion

As states in western and central India struggle to contain locust invasion, Jammu and Kashmir government has issued instructions for crop protection and asked the departments concerned to take

29 May 11:18 Deccan Herald 2027555797108401127.html
Trump warns of military action as protests against George Floyd's killing continue in Minnesota

"When the looting starts, the shooting starts," Trump warns in tweet flagged by Twitter for violating platform's rules.

29 May 11:34 DAWN.COM 4500271768221969388.html
‘India’s Test series can happen in as little as one venue’: Cricket Australia

Cricket Australia on Thursday announced that India will play the Tests at Brisbane (December 3-7), Adelaide (December 11-15), Melbourne (December 26-30), and Sydney (January 3-7) respectively.

29 May 11:55 The Indian Express 2885715103987925651.html
Modi 2.0 fulfils BJP’s core agenda in first year, but Covid-19 throws new challenges

The Modi government executed its ideological agenda at a vigorous pace in its first year in office in its second term, but the economic devastation wrought by Covid-19 has presented the saffron dispen

29 May 11:28 BusinessLine 5283602056565487.html
Just All The Times The Internet Called The Govt The Fuck Out Over Today’s Robodebt 180

The Federal Government today announced a plan to refund $721 million worth of robodebt payments, and Twitter has some thoughts about it.

29 May 11:50 Pedestrian TV 5961900145506113097.html
For five years, Buhari ‘campaigned’ for corrupt politicians, CDD says

A pro-democracy think tank, the Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD), has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of condoning corruption within his administration and the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).

29 May 11:04 The Guardian 7580308505787795499.html
Lake will be drained if people continue to flout lockdown rules

Visitors have been travelling from as far away as Birmingham to enjoy a day at Clevedon's Marine Lake

29 May 11:55 BristolLive 4740742017129087209.html
Andhra High Court overrules Jagan Reddy govt’s order; reinstates State Election Commissioner

The Andhra Pradesh High Court on Friday directed the YS Jagan Mohan Reddy government to reinstate retired bureaucrat Nimmagadda Ramesh Kumar as the State Election Commissioner (SEC), while it also  struck down an ordinance of the state promulgated on April 10 curtailing the tenure of the SEC from five to three years.

29 May 11:43 The Statesman 1191309782688139792.html
Job-seekers targeted in upfront fee scam

Recruitment firm claimed farm workers needed criminal background checks

29 May 11:05 mirror 675785261454676516.html
Sharjah residents warned against misuse of balconies

Municipality launches campaign to educate public about need to keep them safe and clean

29 May 11:30 Gulf News