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Worldwide World Health Organization reports highest single-day increase in cases of Covid-19
Author: 0 World Health Organization reports highest single-day increase in cases of Covid-19

Researchers led by a team from the University of Oxford administered dexamethasone to more than 2,000 severely ill patients hospitalised with the new coronavirus. "There are many countries right now that have had success in suppressing transmission and bringing human-to-human transmission to a low level that are starting to see increasing cases", World Health Organization epidemiologist and technical lead on the pandemic Maria Van Kerkhove said, naming South Korea as one of them.

Worldwide China claims valley where Indian, Chinese soldiers brawled
Author: 0 China claims valley where Indian, Chinese soldiers brawled

The statement brings in the PM mostly in line with the earlier statement by the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA). The former Congress chief also tagged a one-minute video of a jawan's father saying the Indian soldiers were unarmed when they were attacked by Chinese troops.

Worldwide One arrested after multiple stabbed in Reading, UK
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Three other people were injured during the attack at 7pm on Saturday in Forbury Gardens in Reading town centre. "There have been some reports that this incident was linked to the Black Lives Matter protest which took place in Reading earlier this afternoon", Hunter said .

Worldwide New details emerge of dad's shooting death in fast food vehicle park
Author: 0 New details emerge of dad's shooting death in fast food vehicle park

STEPHANNIE STOKES, BYLINE: Fulton County District Attorney Paul Howard emphasized how the encounter between Rayshard Brooks and the Atlanta police started. Following Mr Brooks' death, protesters took to the streets of Atlanta, demanding justice for Mr. Brooks. His widow, Ms Tomika Miller, told reporters: "I am really hurt, and all I can think about is what if my husband was still here".

Worldwide US Justice Department tries to oust NY prosecutor probing Trump allies
Author: 0 US Justice Department tries to oust NY prosecutor probing Trump allies

It also comes as Trump seeks to purge officials perceived as not fully supporting him. Barr had announced on Friday night that the USA attorney was stepping down and would be replaced by SEC chair Jay Clayton . A spokesman for Gillibrand did not immediately respond to a request for comment. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler tweeted , "America is right to expect the worst of Bill Barr , who has repeatedly interfered in criminal investigations on Trump's behalf".

Worldwide Trump Wants to Debate Biden and He Wants to Do It ASAP
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Despite the Trump campaign's early hopes that it could expand the Electoral College map from 2016, the president has so far advertised in the same six states where Biden is going up with ads, along with Iowa and OH, two states that Trump won more comfortably in 2016 and that were not initially expected to be crucial 2020 swing states.

Worldwide China raises the Huawei stakes by charging two Canadians with spying
Author: 0 China raises the Huawei stakes by charging two Canadians with spying

The People's Procuratorate of Beijing Municipality filed a prosecution against Kovrig on Friday for "for spying on state secrets and intelligence". Former diplomat Michael Kovrig and businessman Michael Spavor were arrested in late 2018 on state security charges, soon after Canadian authorities arrested Huawei Technologies Co's chief financial officer, Meng Wanzhou , in Vancouver on a USA warrant.

Worldwide Twitter flags Trump's tweet of doctored 'racist baby' video
Author: 0 Twitter flags Trump's tweet of doctored 'racist baby' video

The faked video, created by right-wing meme account Carpe Donktum, implied CNN was "fake news" and urged viewers to report "fake news" when they see it. president, as well as a note cautioning that a post glorified violence . A few days later, Twitter labeled as a glorification of violence a Trump tweet in which he said, "when the looting starts, the shooting starts".

Worldwide In a first, Facebook takes down Trump campaign ad
Author: 0 In a first, Facebook takes down Trump campaign ad

A liberal Jewish advocacy group was among those noting that the advertisements' red inverted triangle was a marking once used by the Nazis to designate political prisoners in concentration camps . The Anti-Defamation League noted that Trump's triangle "is practically identical" to the Nazi symbol. Media Matters for America, an online U.S.

Worldwide Jacinda Ardern calls in military after New Zealand quarantine blunder
Author: 0 Jacinda Ardern calls in military after New Zealand quarantine blunder

The blunder was a setback for the Prime Minister who last week declared victory over coronavirus after imposing one of the West's toughest lockdowns, causing greater economic pain than Australia's partial measures. The announcement from the island country's Ministry of Health comes after officials vowed a day earlier that the women had no contact with any people or any public facilities on their road trip from Auckland to Wellington by vehicle.

Worldwide Modi responds after Chinese troop incident kills 20
Author: 0 Modi responds after Chinese troop incident kills 20

The United Nations and USA government have expressed concern over the outbreak of violence between Indian and Chinese soldiers on the disputed Himalayan border which saw at least 20 people killed. "A few years ago, Xi Jinping expressed hope that China and India could build cooperative relations". The clash was the first deadly stand-off between both nations since 1975.

Worldwide Justin Timberlake Pays Tribute to Rayshard Brooks With Heartbreaking Picture
Author: 0 Justin Timberlake Pays Tribute to Rayshard Brooks With Heartbreaking Picture

The city is taking it down for now as an "urgent matter of public safety", Mayor Tim Keller said . "The difference is that I am using the bully pulpit that I have as mayor to effectuate long-lasting change in this city". She's also sharing with anyone who will listen the findings of the Task Force on 21st Century Policing, a marquee document of the Obama administration that made scores of recommendations for how police could improve relations with communities of color and reduce fatal ...

Author: 0 Black Lives Matter supporter: 'We stopped somebody from being killed'

Around 200 protesters later broke the police curfew by remaining in the area past 17:00 p.m. local time (1600 GMT), most of whom congregated around the statue of Winston Churchill. "If the other three police officers who were standing around when George Floyd was murdered had thought about intervening and stopping their colleague from doing what he was doing - like what we did - George Floyd would be alive today still".

Worldwide Beijing on alert amid surge in market virus cases
Author: 0 Beijing on alert amid surge in market virus cases

On Sunday he said Beijing had entered "an extraordinary period". Authorities confirmed that the new cases originated in a wholesale market, Xinfadi , the largest of its kind in Asia. Some of the city's recreational areas, which had returned to near-normality in recent weeks as the virus threat abated, once again fell quiet. A common fish enjoyed by many for its richness in flavour, salmon is commonly found sold in many supermarkets.

Worldwide Jewish protesters turn out for Black Lives Matter solidarity demonstration
Author: 0 Jewish protesters turn out for Black Lives Matter solidarity demonstration

The Black Life Make any difference protester observed in viral online video carrying an wounded white counter-protester above his shoulder to security in London reported he did it to avert a "catastrophe", according to a report. "I put him on my shoulders", he said. "I scooped him up like a fireman's carry and sort of marched him out with the guys around me". But many of them hurled bottles and smoke grenades at police during ugly scenes that left 23 officers with minor injuries and ...