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Worldwide Tsai says China must 'coexist' with a democratic Taiwan
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Taiwan rejected the condition. The clash over Taiwan's participation at the World Health Assembly comes as part of a larger U.S. Voters handed Tsai a second term with a landslide win in January, a vocal rebuke of Beijing's ongoing campaign to isolate the island.

Worldwide Trump Won't Display Obama's Portrait In WH, Rejecting Tradition
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And if Trump wins a second term in November, it could be 2025 before Obama returns to the White House to see his portrait displayed among every US president from George Washington to Bush. He's done his job, we got the Mueller report, we're going to do this by October", he said. The comments came after Trump and members of the Republican party and White House staff began pushing the idea that there was criminal activity at the highest levels behind the 2016-18 counterintelligence ...

Worldwide Coronavirus Lockdown 4.0: E-commerce allowed outside containment zones
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However, the Centre said that the night curfew will remain prohibited between 7 PM and 7 AM and authorities will ensure strict compliance. The delineation of Red, Green and Orange Zones will be decided by the respective State and UT Governments, after taking into consideration the parameters shared by Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (MoHFW), Government of India (Gol).

Worldwide China's defense at WHO: 'Virus doesn't respect borders'
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During his address, Xi looked to strike a contrast between himself and Donald Trump, speaking of global cooperation and worldwide solidarity while mourning those lives lost around the world and calling for increased support for the WHO . China's Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian elaborated on the country's seeming change of heart about the European Union probe. He claimed he did so because the WHA's proceedings had been shortened due to the virus and said it would restart its campaign to ...

Worldwide Trump threatens permanent freeze of World Health Organization funding, United States News & Top Stories
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Earlier Monday, Trump said the World Health Organization had "done a very sad job" in its handling of the virus and he would make a decision soon on USA funding. The 11-page report raised questions such as whether WHO's warning system for alerting the world to outbreaks is adequate, and suggested member states might need to "reassess" WHO's role in providing travel advice to countries.

Worldwide Trump says he's considering restoring some funding to WHO
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China's present contribution is $40 million, a sum simply one-tenth of the Trump administration's obligation to the worldwide well being group. Moreover, the United States is the largest single donor of WHO . In April, Trump announced he was halting funding to the World Health Organization while a review would be conducted. Earlier this year, Trump was complimentary of China, tweeting on January 24 that Beijing "has been working very hard to contain the coronavirus ".

Worldwide Trump's risky new re-election strategy: Waging war with Obama
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Barr said there have been "increasing attempts to use the criminal justice system as a political weapon", and that what happened to President Trump was "abhorrent" and "grave injustice" as law enforcement was used to advance what he called a "false and utterly baseless" Russian Federation collusion narrative.

Worldwide Chinese Ambassador to Israel found dead in his apartment
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Du, 57, left behind a wife and son who were not in Israel at the time of his passing due to COVID-19 restrictions on travel. Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld confirmed that Du was found in the early morning by the envoy's staff in his home in Herzliya.

Worldwide Boy, 9, Is 1st French Death From Likely COVID-Linked Illness
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Up to 100 children in the United Kingdom have been affected and studies suggest the same reaction is being seen in children elsewhere in Europe. Logan wants to remind parents it's especially important to pay attention to such inflammatory illnesses, and hopes people learn more about Kawasaki Disease during this time.

Worldwide Cyclone alert for West Bengal, Bangladesh coasts
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It is very likely to feature an "eye", a show of strength of the cyclone, in another 24 hours. The IMD also issued an orange warning (be prepared) for the state, saying squally wind speed reaching 45 to 55 kmph gusting to 65 kmph is likely along and off the Odisha coast from May 19 morning.

Worldwide World's largest lockdown extended
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Gujarat, with 10,989 cases, is again at the No.2 spot in terms of coronavirus infections. The number of Covid-19 cases has gone up to 2,377 in West Bengal, 2,205 in Andhra Pradesh and 1,935 in Punjab. Goa have reported 17 COVID-19 cases, while Meghalaya and Puducherry have registered 13 cases each. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman unveiled the fourth tranche of the government's economic package that focused on structural reforms in eight sectors.

Worldwide Tally crosses 80k mark in India, fresh cases in corona free states
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Earlier this month, the Army said that 24 in-patients at the Research and Referral Hospital in the national Capital tested positive for the coronavirus . Indore (2,369) in Madhya Pradesh, Jaipur (1,371) in Rajasthan, Kolkata (1,227) in West Bengal , Surat (1,015) in Gujarat, and Jodhpur (1,011) in Rajasthan are the other high-burden districts which figure in the list of top ten districts.

Worldwide Trump rejects words of caution from Fauci
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Dr Anthony Fauci , who has been one of the White House's key health experts and an advisor throughout the coronavirus pandemic , said in a Senate testimony on Tuesday that he was concerned about the consequences of lifting lockdown restrictions too early.

Worldwide Former President Obama's Response To Mitch McConnell: 'Make Better Policy Decisions'
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Meanwhile, Attorney General William Barr has been pursuing a counter-investigation exploring the origins of the former administration's Russian Federation probe. The authorities that would be renewed until December 2023 cover the FISA court's approval of warrants for obtaining business records, allow surveillance without establishing that a subject is acting on behalf of an extremist group - the "lone wolf" provision - and allow continued eavesdropping on a subject who has changed cellular ...

Worldwide Space Force unveils its service flag at White House ceremony
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Russian President Vladimir Putin has claimed his country has already developed and fielded a hypersonic nuclear missile ahead of the U.S. The Pentagon has been working on the technology. The US Space Force (USSF) will today launch the Air Force's X-37B spaceplane from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, the sixth highly secretive flight of the Orbital Test Vehicle (OTV).