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Job searches for remote work jump 377% during February-May

In wake of the coronavirus crisis, job searches for remote work in India have soared over 377 per cent during February to May, reveals a recent report by job portal Indeed. Job seekers are ready to take a salary cut in order to have access to remote worki

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Union minister Piyush Goyal's interpretation of an 'Atma Nirbhar Bharat'

Business leaders from across sectors interacted with Union Minister for Railways and Commerce & Industry, Piyush Goyal, during the current edition of India Today's e-Conclave 2020 Jumpstart series.

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This Indie Publisher Is Crowdfunding $20 Titles by Top Aussie Chefs, Restaurants and Venues, Including Sydney’s P&V and Lankan Filling Station

If 100 people pre-order the books, it goes into production. If not, the money is given to the venue as a donation. Books in the pipeline include Woy Woy Fishermen’s Wharf, Hobart’s Sonny and two by prominent Melbourne chefs.

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Singapore reports lower number of 344 new COVID-19 cases

Singapore on Monday reported a lower number of 344 new COVID-19 cases, a majority of them foreign workers living in dormitories, taking the nationwide tally to 31,960 as the country is gearing up to lift the "circuit breaker" imposed to contain the spread of the coronavirus. Out of the new

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103 more test COVID-19 positive in Odisha, total cases rise to 1,438

Odisha registered its biggest spike in COVID-19 cases on Monday with 103 more people testing positive for the disease, taking the total number of infected to 1,438, a health department official said. The new cases were reported from 16 districts, he said. The number of active cases in the state

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371.67 lakh quintals of sugarcane procured in Hry

Haryana Cooperation Minister Banwari Lal on Sunday said that in the current crushing season 2019-20, all ten cooperative sugar mills of the state have procured 371.67 lakh quintals of sugarcane by May 21. The procurement is made after spending an amount of Rs 1262.54 crore, for which the payment

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Criminal carrying Rs 50K bounty held

The Delhi Police's Special Cell has arrested a man who was carrying a reward of Rs 50,000 for a case of armed robbery and attempt to murder was absconding since last 10 months after jumping parole. The accused identified as Mohammad Israel (49), son of Sahabuddin of village Samana, Ghaziabad, has

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BJP doing politics on Covid deaths: AAP

Aam Aadmi Party national spokesperson and MLA Raghav Chadha accused the BJP of playing politics with the number of deaths in Delhi due to Covid-19 even after the Delhi High Court upheld the accuracy and sanctity of death figures published by the Delhi Government. Referring High Court judgment,

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Fighting Covid-19: TMH initiates sample pool technology for testing

Tata Main Hospital (TMH) over the last one month, has conducted 1650 Real-time Reverse Transcription–Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR). diagnostic test for COVID-19. In view of the increased demand for testing as a result of migrant workers reaching Jamshedpur, TMH has initiated sample pool

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Fiscal reforms: State's borrowing to be difficult

With more stipulations to adopt several reforms, it seems to be difficult for the State Government to opt for additional market borrowing in midst of the Covid-19 pandemic. While the State Government has been undertaking several reforms on continuous basis, asking the State during Covid-19

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Cop among three killed in mishap

| A police team returning after recovering teenage lovers who eloped from their houses in Lakhimpur Kheri, met with an accident in Hapur in which three persons, including a police constable, were killed while four others were critically injured. The accident took place late on Saturday night and

25 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783232282816661.html
No labourer employed in R'gada MNREGS work

According to a crude estimate, around 20,000 labourers of Rayagada district have already returned back through various means of transport and long walk. As these labourers are mostly from rural areas, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has also stressed on engaging these returnees through MGNREGS.

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Stay home, use face mask, maintain social distancing on Eid

The Deputy Commissioner, Mukesh Kumar urged the people of Muslim community to pray in their homes on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr at the time of this global calamity. It is necessary to curtail the spread of Coronavirus, he said. “Simultaneously support the administration by following

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Govt directs liquor shops to ensure sale of alcohol through proper scanning

After excise department observed liquor being sold at vends was not being properly scanned, the Delhi Government directed State-run liquor shops in the national Capital to ensure 100 per cent sale of alcohol through proper scanning. The excise department issued the directive after observing that

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Video of 2 policemen beating man with sticks goes viral on social media

A video of two policemen beating up a man mercilessly with sticks went viral on social media on Saturday. It was mentioned in the video that it belonged to Chhindwara. Later, when the police investigated it, it emerged that the incident happened over a week ago in Chhindwara in Madhya Pradesh. A

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Domestic flight services to commence today

Amid Covid-19 induced lockdown-4, domestic flight services to the Swami Vivekananda Airport in Raipur will commence from May 25, with the Chhattisgarh government announcing a detailed Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for the arriving passengers. The SOP states that foreign residents interested

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2 persons commit suicide by hanging from ceiling

Angered over scolding by parents over recharging of mobile phone balance a 16-year-old boy committed suicide by hanging with the ceiling at his residence located near Vishwakarma Mandir under Baghsewania police station area; family was facing financial problem due to which they were not able to

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Migrants choosing to stay back after opening of industries

With Punjab industries gradually oiling its machinery to go full throttle amidst the Covid-19 scare, about 50 percent of the migrant labourers, who have registered at the state’s web portal to return to their native towns, have decided to stay back. Every day, the number of migrants going back

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India can benefit from promoting local industries: Indresh

The National Security Jagran Manch organized National India webinar. The speaker of the event was Indresh Kumar, chief patron and mentor of Forum for Awareness in National Security (FANS). Kumar who is also national executive member of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh shared his

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Hindalco helps S’pur women earn living

When the Covid-19 pandemic is turning life upside down and leading to widespread job losses, a group of dedicated women in Sambalpur district have insisted on efforts in empowering themselves financially with the support of the Hindalco. These women from Hirakud have already prepared more than

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Crashed PIA plane's pilot ignored 3 warnings to lower altitude

The pilot of the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA)'s crashed plane ignored three warnings from the air traffic controllers about the aircraft's altitude and speed before the landing, saying he was satisfied and would handle the situation, according to a report on Monday. The national flag

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Drivers resort to selling fruits and vegetables

Despite the permission of the State Government to operate public vehicles during lockdown, various e-rickshaw and auto-rickshaw drivers have taken to selling vegetables and fruits during the lockdown. While some of them said that restricted number of passengers was making it hard for them to earn

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China reports 51 new coronavirus cases, mostly in Wuhan

China has reported 51 new coronavirus cases including 40 asymptomatic infections, majority of them in the contagion's first epicentre Wuhan, where over six million tests have been conducted in the last 10 days, health officials said on Monday. The country's National Health Commission (NHC) said

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7,800 migrants leave for home from Haryana on Sunday

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal on Sunday said that due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the State Government daily runs special shramik trains from the various railway stations of the state to help migrant labourers return to their home states. In the same series, five special shramik trains departed

25 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783233281782424.html
Thirty six more detected Covid-19 positive in C’garh

Chhattisgarh continued to see a spike in the number of coronavirus cases on Sunday, with 36 more patients detected across the state. "With the 36, the tally of active cases in the state increased to 185. Three patients have been discharged after recovery," a press release from the Health

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57th Anniversary of Africa Day: India Unites with Africa to Fight Corona

It’s the 57th Anniversary of Africa Day! Commemorated every year on 25th May, the day asserts Africa’s dignity and contributions to human civilisation. On this day, Africans pay tribute to their founding fathers who established the Organisation of African Unity, now known as the African Union.

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7 flights to take off from Ranchi today after 2 months

At least seven flights will ferry passengers from Birsa Munda Airport in Ranchi to New Delhi, Bangalore and Hyderabad on Monday after a lull of two months, officials from the Ranchi Airport said on Sunday. However, the schedule was likely to undergo changes as some states are not in favour of

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Two fresh COVID-19 cases reported in Puducherry, tally rises to 31

Two COVID-19 cases were reported in Puducherry on Monday, taking the number of infections in the union territory to 31. Two patients, both men, were admitted to Indira Gandhi Government Medical College Hospital this morning, Health Minister Malladi Krishna Rao told reporters here. The new cases

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MP Govt urged to continue ban on sale and use of tobacco products

Consumer organisations and public health experts have made a strong plea to the Madhya Pradesh government to continue its ban on sale and use of tobacco products and spitting in public places, saying such a step is imperative to prevent the spread of coronavirus pandemic in the state. While

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Will not operate under current restrictions, say Vikram and city bus operators

As a part of the relaxations granted in the third phase of the lockdown, Uttarakhand Government recently allowed the operation of public transport vehicles in the State with certain restrictions. Currently, the operators of such vehicles are allowed to carry a limited number of passengers.

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Ready to deal with rise in coronavirus cases: Uttarakhand CM Rawat

Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Monday said COVID-19 cases have risen in Uttarakhand after the return of migrants but the government was fully prepared to deal with the situation. The chief minister held a meeting with senior officials in Haldwani to review the situation in the state,

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One more held in Noida for threatening CM Yogi

With the security agencies grilling the accused held in Mumbai to extract information about threat to Yogi Adityanath, in another development, the Noida police trapped another man who also posted a tweet that he would kill Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister. The arrest in Noida was made late Saturday

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Massive fire breaks out in Apoorti market godown

Grocery goods and general goods turned into ashes after a massive fire broke out at godown of Apoorti Super market at Govindpura Industrial area in the morning on Sunday. The godown of Apoorti Super market was gutted in fire due to short circuit borne fire in the early morning hours and locals

25 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783233626954090.html
Panic grips steel city as Covid cases rise to 24

Panic gripped the Steel City as the novel coronavirus positive cases rose to 24 with four cases tested positive in the city on Sunday alone. One of the positive cases reported in the city from Baridih was home quarantined and had returned from Ranchi on May 12. The health team took sample on May 17

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History-sheeter linked to Nepal-based Maoists arrested in Andheri

Balwantsingh Rawat was planning an armed robbery, says ATS

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Bihar records 180 new COVID-19 cases, tally nearing 2,600

Bihar has reported 180 new cases of COVID-19 from 15 districts, pushing the tally to 2,574 in the state, the health department said. Of the fresh cases, Nawada and East Champaran accounted for 11 each and the state capital Patna recorded four new infections, it said. The health department, in a

25 May 00:00 The Pioneer 1146783233815829343.html
The promise of tomorrow

Thousands of migrant workers wait at Vasai land to board trains; many have given up rented accommodations and have nowhere to go

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Mehboob Studio as isolation facility? No chance, say residents

Residents fear a common stormwater drain will bring the virus into their homes; BMC says not yet decided whether high-risk contacts will be quarantined at the s

25 May 00:30 Mumbai Mirror 1209961191588598118.html
Don’t panic or despair but observe precautions, State prepared to handle situation: Chief Secy

As anticipated earlier, the number of Covid-19 positive cases has seen a sharp rise in recent days and is likely to rise further in the coming days. However, the State Government is fully prepared and citizens should not despair. The public should observe necessary precautions and stay safe, said

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Top WR babu says SoBo store cheated him

Colaba cops recommend cancellation of store’s licence after CPRO of Western Railway and other residents complained of bill manipulation

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Promised Rs 1 crore to issue death threat to UP CM, says man

ATS officers arrested Chunnabhatti resident on Saturday

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VFX artists work from home to recreate the era of 1971 for Ajay Devgn's Bhuj: The Pride of India

Bhuj, scheduled for I-Day opening, still racing towards finish line; release date uncertain due to coronavirus outbreak

25 May 00:30 Mumbai Mirror 1209961192276431274.html
The equidistance principle in politics

The BJP has transformed the equidistance principle into a canon and covenant in politics.

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With their April wedding cancelled, Richa Chadha and Ali Fazal are making do with video calls to stay in touch

With their wedding stalled, Richa Chadha and Ali Fazal making do with video calls

25 May 00:30 Mumbai Mirror 1209961192657183013.html
Failed BEST bus strike disrupts MSRTC services ferrying migrants

State transport buses were called in last week to keep essential services going

25 May 00:30 Mumbai Mirror 1209961192800125761.html
MP Housing Board restarts ongoing construction works in Indore district

MP Housing Board has again started the ongoing construction works in Indore district worth Rs 200 crore. The major Housing board projects which are under construction are Rainbow towers at Snehlataganj which are 15 storey commercial and residential towers which has hundreds of shops and 3 and 4

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Holness pledges $750,000 to support NCU students affected by COVID-19

Prime Minister Andrew has pledged three quarters of $1 million from his Positive Jamaica Foundation to the Northern Caribbean University's Alumni to fund scholarships and grants for students affected by COVID-19. In a message...

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Hazmat suit-clad burglar with a cordless drill is caught trying to steal a £5million Bansky artwork from an NHS hospital just two days after the elusive artist donated it

Bansky donated the painting titled 'Game Changer' to Southampton General Hospital on May 6. Just two days later, a man was seen on CCTV as he skulked around in front of the artwork.

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History-sheeter linked to Nepal-based Maoists arrested in Andheri

Balwantsingh Rawat was planning an armed robbery, says ATS

25 May 00:30 Mumbai Mirror 1209961193424268150.html
Clickastro review: Click to know your daily horoscope

The Clickastro app blends modern technology with the ancient wisdom of astrology.

25 May 00:02 The Financial Express 1288289579475040777.html
Students doing Oxford exams on videolink from their bedrooms complain that invigilators and tutors should NOT be allowed to see their ‘private space’

Oxford University's Faculty of Classics confirmed that exams would be taken over Microsoft Teams. All invigilators will undergo a mandatory 'camera sweep of the room' before the test starts.

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Serial rapist dubbed 'the Beast of Kavos' breaks his back plunging 100ft into a ravine in Corfu when police tried to arrest him over 'new attack on Albanian woman weeks after he was released'

Dimitris Aspiotis, 47, who preyed on seven British holidaymakers, fractured his leg, hip and spine and ruptured a kidney when he fell from a cliff in Lefkimmi last Friday.

25 May 00:05 Mail Online 124328111845388660.html
Would Modi government move towards direct cash transfers?

Merging state and central income support schemes will make Rs 5 lakh crore available to extend basic income to poor households; this will also stop leakages.

25 May 00:02 The Financial Express 1288289579479165755.html
OMCs’ profits seen diving 88% to Rs 3,600 crore in FY20

Analysts expect these firms’ profits to remain lower than FY19 levels, in both FY21 and FY22, due to muted marketing margins and stagnant volumes.

25 May 00:23 The Financial Express 1288289579524166523.html
Time to go digital: Important for SME sector in India to get a digital transformation

It is essential that SMEs consider rapid digitalisation to avoid loss of productivity or their competitive advantage.

25 May 00:18 The Financial Express 1288289579525262386.html
L&T Rating: Buy — A modest showing in the final quarter

FY21/22e EPS down 15% to factor in Covid-19; TP cut to Rs 1,394; ‘Buy’ maintained

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The big growth leap: Covid gives India the opportunity to get growth without massive investment

Covid gives India the opportunity to remove a 70-year incubus and get growth without having to invest massively.

25 May 00:05 The Financial Express 1288289579864255989.html
Dr Reddy’s Rating: Neutral — A strong performance in the quarter

FY21/22e EPS up 2/5%; TP raised to Rs 3,775 from Rs 3,490; ‘Neutral’ retained as valuations capture positives

25 May 00:43 The Financial Express 1288289579807203200.html
CHRISTOPHER STEVENS reviews the weekend's TV: Stealing raw meat from hungry lions? Now that's real bravado!

CHRISTOPHER STEVENS: Striding across the bristling swamp-grass of the Okavango Delta in Botswana, in Walking With Elephants, Levison Wood insisted on taking his boots off, going barefoot. 

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No bad bank yet: Govt plans reforms in asset recast space

The government first wants to ensure that structural reforms are initiated in the asset reconstruction space to boost the performance of existing companies.

25 May 00:14 The Financial Express 1288289580319039212.html
Education in a self-reliant India! Best teachers cannot always reach grassroots, digital content can

The proposed reforms could lead to a positive shift in the quality of education. Currently, even though we live in an era of online education, digital accessibility is an issue.

25 May 00:59 The Financial Express 1288289580366039334.html
Covid-19: Why widespread use of Aarogya Setu needed

Accurate and timely data might be our best bet in the battle against this pandemic. As a next step, India could tie the app to a secure and centralised database that includes end-to-end analysis of potentially infected people—from early symptoms to recovery. Also, to increase adoption, we can increase the number of languages the app caters to.

25 May 00:07 The Financial Express 1288289581093995862.html
Sovereign rating: Economists shrug off downgrade fear amid Covid crisis

Unprecedented crises, they stress, warrant elevated government spending to rekindle growth impulses fast and protect both lives and livelihood, while fiscal hawkishness is best reserved for normal times.

25 May 00:14 The Financial Express 1288289580235013268.html
UP migrants will need to inform Maharashtra govt if they wish to work here, Raj Thackeray hits out at Adityanath

A day after Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath said states will have to seek permission from his government if they want UP migrant workers

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Japan lifts coronavirus emergency in all remaining areas

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe lifted a coronavirus state of emergency in Tokyo and four other remaining areas on Monday, ending

25 May 00:00 Afternoon Voice 1450959144169199925.html
CREDAI writes to PM Modi, seeks immediate relief for sector

Realtors' apex body CREDAI has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, seeking immediate relief measures to tide over the crisis

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NRL plan for return of crowds dependent on medical advice

Reopening stadium gates for NRL fans will be dependent on the advice of medical experts, according to health minister Greg Hunt

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WWE was reportedly ready to let Hulk Hogan return and win a big match at WrestleMania 36

According to new reports, Hulk Hogan was going to return and win a match at WrestleMania 36.

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Milan-based AppQuality nabs €3.5 million for its crowd testing platform

Italian startup AppQuality, a crowd testing platform, has announced raising €3.5 million in a round led by P101 SGR and ITA500 (the venture capital fund established by Azimut Libera and managed by P101), alongside Italian Angels for Growth (IAG), and Club Italia Investimenti 2. Founded in 2015, A

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Uttar Pradesh govt completes skill mapping of 14.75 lakh migrants

The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has completed the task of skill mapping of 14.75 lakh migrant workers who have returned

25 May 00:00 Afternoon Voice 1450959144062213115.html
Dublin-based Buymie expands its online supermarket to the UK via partnership with Co-op

Irish startup Buymie, the personalised online grocery delivery provider, has teamed-up with major supermarket Co-op to offer same-day home grocery deliveries and full personal shopping services across Bristol as a first UK city deployment. We featured Buymie this month in our list of 10 online super

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The Match: Tiger and Manning hold off rallying Mickelson and Brady

Tiger Woods and Peyton Manning won, all in the name of charity on Sunday.

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Corporate governance: SBI weighed down by its own laws, says IiAS

The immediate reaction from Institutional Investor Advisory Services (IiAS) is the invite that SBI has sent out to shareholders for an EGM on June 17 amidst COVID-19 pandemic, as the State Bank of India Act of 1955, which created it, does not envisage or allow it to hold the extra-ordinary general meeting digitally/electronically or even an e-voting.

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Uddhav Thackeray vs Piyush Goyal: War of words erupts between Maharashtra CM, Railways minister over Shramik trains

In his address to the state on May 24, Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray said that while he had demanded 80 special trains per day for the state to ferry migrants home, it was getting only 40.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024963337078258.html
EU-Startups Job Board: 5 exciting startup jobs waiting for you in sunny Spain

With many Spanish cities now in phase 1 or phase 2 of the ‘de-escalation’ of the quarantine, many more startup jobs and opportunities are opening up. The EU-Startups job board, which we just relaunched, is proof of this, having received a small influx of jobs the past few days. Whether you’re a m

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US plans massive coronavirus vaccine testing effort to meet year-end deadline

The project will compress what is typically 10 years of vaccine development and testing into a matter of months, testimony to the urgency to halt a pandemic that has infected more than 5 million people

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Shares in depository account can be used as margin till August 31: SEBI

The markets regulator in February came out with framework on margin obligation to be given by way of pledged or repledged shares in the depository system.

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Nucleus Software Exports Q4 net profit jumps over 64% to Rs 28.14 crore

The company said its product business revenue for the March 2020 quarter was at Rs 111.9 crore as compared to Rs 100.4 crore in the year-ago period.

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India sharply cuts exposure to US govt securities to $156.5 billion in March

In April last year, the same stood at $155.3 billion, according to data from the US Treasury Department.

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Buy VST Industries; target of Rs 4000: ICICI Direct

ICICI Direct is bullish on VST Industries has recommended buy rating on the stock with a target price of Rs 4000 in its research report dated May 22, 2020.

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Heatwave sweeps several Indian states, may subside from May 28, says expert

With temperatures surpassing the 45 degrees Celsius-mark across several parts in north India, the IMD has issued a

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Buy Colgate ; target of Rs 1520: Motilal Oswal

Motilal Oswal is bullish on Colgate has recommended buy rating on the stock with a target price of Rs 1520 in its research report dated May 22, 2020.

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Donald Trump says he has finished taking hydroxychloroquine as coronavirus therapy

Trump was addressing his disclosure last week that he was taking hydroxychloroquine and a zinc supplement.

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136 Indians now jailed in Kuwait to return soon: Tripura minister

A total of 241 Indians including 136 people who were jailed in Kuwait would return to the country soon, a senior minister said on Sunday.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024963770840282.html
CBIC clears Rs 11,052 crore GST refund claims since April 8

The finance ministry had on April 8 said that to provide relief during COVID-19 it has been decided to issue all pending GST and custom refunds which would benefit around 1 lakh business entities, including MSME.

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Toyota Kirloskar Motor to resume manufacturing operations from May 26

The company officials are closely monitoring and evaluating the situation to gradually ramp up operations, the company added.

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Buy Essel Propack; target of Rs 200: Motilal Oswal

Motilal Oswal is bullish on Essel Propack has recommended buy rating on the stock with a target price of Rs 200 in its research report dated May 23, 2020.

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Productivity over meetings: Survey reveals what developers want to be more productive at work

During the survey, when developers were asked what they would need to achieve 100 percent productivity at work, 70 percent of developers opted for fewer meetings.

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COVID-19 situation in Delhi under control even after more lockdown relaxations: CM Arvind Kejriwal

Kejriwal asserted that he would be concerned only if two things happened -- either there is a significant increase in fatalities or the city's health care system collapses due to spike in COVID-19 cases.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024963804801696.html
Transfer Rs 1,000 to each Indian per month: Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo suggest Centre

Esther Duflo said India was already in a position to start universal basic income quickly as it had the Jan Dhan accounts-Aadhaar-mobile system in place.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964048688584.html
Kaya: Radhakishan Damani picks up 1.11% stake, Porinju Veliyath raises shareholding to 1.14%

Another well-known investor Porinju Veliyath, through his fund management firm Equity Intelligence India, also held stake in Kaya.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964192475873.html
Avoid low-interest COVID-19 personal loans, unless strapped for cash

This is the time to utilize your emergency fund. If you don’t have one, partially use investments meant for your long-term goals

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964132402589.html
Coronavirus pandemic | Lockdown extended in Himachal Pradesh's Hamirpur, Solan districts till June 30

Hamirpur has reported the highest number of COVID-19 cases at 63 while 21 people have tested positive for the infection in Solan till now

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964168354348.html
ITA estimates Rs 2,100 crore revenue loss for tea industry in Assam and West Bengal during Mar-May

The Indian Tea Association (ITA) has pegged a revenue loss of Rs 2,100 crore for the industry in Assam and West Bengal during March, April and May.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964129475426.html
'Need more stimulus with focus on GST cut, wage support, higher MNREGA spend'

With more rate cuts expected, we expect bond yields to remain soft in the near term.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964271499926.html
Deploy Bear Call Spread strategy in Nifty as weakness expected to continue

Sideways move can be expected with the negative bias as we have seen bearish reversal on the chart twice in the last few days.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964218929550.html
Startup Livspace lays off 450 employees on adverse business impact from COVID-19

Founded in 2015 by Ramakant Sharma and Anuj Srivastava, Livspace provides a three-sided marketplace and a design automation platform that connects homeowners, certified designers and vendors.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964247682378.html
Resumption of flights: It's chaos for passengers

Most of the complaints are from Air India passengers

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964322643858.html
Govt thrust on infrastructure boost to help transmission tower companies: Ind-Ra

According to the ratings agency, the prolonged nationwide lockdown would impact the revenue growth of transmission tower suppliers in the near term, however, the companies that supply T&D equipment are expected to be more resilient than the traditional steel industry players.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964336128401.html
CSMIA operates 47 flights to 14 destinations on May 26

These 47 flights were undertaken by seven domestic carriers, Mumbai International Airport Ltd ( MIAL) said in a statement.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964383215025.html
Old-fashioned milkman makes the rounds as US shoppers stay home

South Mountain Creamery says it saw an almost tenfold increase in new home delivery customers over a single weekend in late March when stay-at-home measures due to the COVID-19 pandemic started in the region.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964427039289.html
Chinese tech giant criticises US for 'politicising business'

The new measures announced on Friday expanded a US campaign against Chinese companies Washington says might be security threats or involved in human rights abuses.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964614022641.html
Domestic aviation resumes: 532 flights operated, 39,231 passengers flown on Day 1

The first day was marred by cancellations, and customer complaints

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964570663121.html
40% travel, tourism firm staring at complete shutdown risk in next 3-6 months: Report

The report said that 81 percent travel and tourism companies have lost their revenue up to 100 percent while 15 percent of the companies have witnessed it slide up to 75 percent.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964634472474.html
RIL Rights Entitlement: An opportunity for retail shareholders and arbitragers

The overall risk profile to the trade is similar as was before which is exposure to Reliance Industries equity and its price movements.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964488298622.html
Govt's wheat procurement surpasses last year's level of 34.1 million tonnes despite COVID-19 hurdles

Wheat procurement target has been set at 40.7MT for the 2020-21 marketing year. Although the wheat marketing year runs from April-March, the bulk of procurement is normally done in the first three months.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964276433670.html
Rally likely in oil prices but upside may be capped on uncertain demand outlook

We expect Nymex Crude prices to face stiff resistance around $40-$42 per barrel. We expect prices to average near $28 per barrel during the year.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964692079778.html
Just Dial Q4 net profit rises 21.6% to Rs 76.1 crore

The company had posted a net profit of Rs 62.5 crore in the same period a year ago, Just Dial said in a regulatory filing.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964462985600.html
HomeCapital gets fresh funding from Varanium NexGen, others

Startup helps homebuyers with a down payment assistance programme

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964808170691.html
Chinese troops come inside Indian territory in eastern Ladakh: Report

India has conducted “mirror deployment” on its side to match moves made by the Chinese forces in eastern Ladakh, according to a report.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964745915123.html
'Banking stocks to remain under pressure; ICICI, HDFC Bank & Axis top buys'

Going ahead investors are likely to remain watchful COVID-19 situation in the country, vaccines development, lockdown restrictions with changing economic policies, and crude oil prices movements.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964995089073.html
New Zealand's PM Ardern stays cool as earthquake strikes during live interview

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern was unflustered by an earthquake that struck the capital Wellington

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964848315059.html
Coronavirus pandemic | 2,436 new COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra, count rises to 52,667; 60 more deaths

A total of 1,186 patients were discharged from hospitals after recovery, taking the total number of such cases to 15,786, a Health official said.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965038502790.html
Bata India Q4 net profit down 57% to Rs 38 crore

The company had posted a net profit of Rs 88.66 crore in January-March quarter a year ago, Bata India said in a BSE filing.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964893122471.html
Chaotic Sunday forces customers, airlines to re-draw plans for flight resumption

Constant changes in schedules and confusion over protocol underline the chaos over resumption of flights on May 25

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964841052032.html
As edible oils pact with Malaysia, Indonesia ends, India should now hike import duties: SEA

The Solvent Extractors Association of India (SEA) also urged the government to ban the import of refined palm oils or palmolien in order to encourage domestic production.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965019691160.html
Buy Strides Pharma Science; target of Rs 421: ICICI Securities

ICICI Securities is bullish on Strides Pharma Science has recommended buy rating on the stock with a target price of Rs 421 in its research report dated May 21, 2020.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965090252842.html
Thousands without power in Western Australia after once in a decade storm

Wind speeds of up to 132 km/hour (82 mph) were registered at Cape Leeuwin, one of the state's most south-westerly points early on Monday, the strongest May gusts in 15 years, according to the Australia Broadcasting Corp.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024964962633276.html
Prices of N-95 masks down by up to 47% after NPPA advisory

N-95 masks were earlier being sold in the market for Rs 150 to 300 per unit and after the advisory by the the National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA), prices have been cut.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965076428697.html
Food prices go up in West Bengal due to Cyclone Amphan

The cyclone has hit supplies and prices of most vegetables have spurt by 20 to 30 percent and will soar further, vendors said.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965138701474.html
BSE, NSE shut today on account of Ramzan Id

On May 22, the Sensex ended 260.31 points lower or 0.84 percent at 30,672.59, while Nifty fell 67 points or 0.74 percent at 9,039.25.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965097430285.html
You’re getting used to masks. Will you wear a face shield?

The clear plastic guards may be easier to wear, disinfect and reuse than cloth or surgical face coverings, although they don’t entirely replace the need for masks.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965192948687.html
Coronavirus impact: IDFC First Bank senior management takes 10% pay cut; CEO 30%

The bank has also paid 100 percent variable pay to 78.2 percent of employees for the period pertaining to 2019-20 despite the arrival of the pandemic, IDFC First Bank said.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965073500801.html
South Korean cafe hires robot barista to help with social distancing

After managing to contain an outbreak of the new coronavirus which infected more than 11,000 people and killed 267, South Korea is slowly transitioning from intensive social distancing rules towards what the government calls

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965228274317.html
Pandemic has increased money anxiety. Therapists hope to cure that

Interest in financial therapy rose after the 2008 recession, as Americans confronted their fears about money. The field has become relevant again, professionals say

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965239448559.html
Donald Trump's pitch to voters: Trust me, economy will soar in 2021

He's asking voters to look past the pain being felt across the nation and give him another four-year term on the promise of an economic comeback in 2021.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965265510664.html
Current-gen Honda City to retain all features despite incoming next-gen sedan

The new Honda City, on the other hand, will get even more features including some tech that was not seen before in its segment.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965241926548.html
PNB fraud case: Interpol notice against Nirav Modi's brother put up for public viewing again

Nehal Modi's name figured as the accused number 27 in the supplementary chargesheet filed by the CBI, which charged him for destroying evidence in Dubai to cover the tracks of the alleged crime, the officials said.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965223772374.html
Tech revolution: Human touch will be irreplaceable in financial services

With the help of technology and greater access to content Indian financial markets are moving from a push market to a pull market.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965311104756.html
Two months of lockdown: Sensex gains 15%, 45 BSE500 stocks rally over 50%

Among largecaps (BSE Sensex), M&M, Reliance Industries, Bharti Airtel, Sun Pharma, Hero MotoCorp and Bajaj Auto gained 32-58 percent, whereas only four stocks were in the red.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965305526836.html
If states want UP migrant workers back, they have to seek permission: CM Yogi Adityanath

As per feedback received from migrant workers who reached Uttar Pradesh, Adityanath said safeguarding their rights should get utmost attention and importance.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965351786239.html
Lockdown 4.0: Manoj Tiwari goes to Haryana to play cricket, AAP blasts him

Tiwari, however, asserted he did not break any law. He hit back at the AAP for raising the issue to

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965337520542.html
Who is Dominic Cummings - Boris Johnson's key aide grabbing news headlines in lockdown row?

Clamour seeking Cummings’ resignation as Johnson’s adviser has been growing after he took a 400 kilometre-journey during the lockdown.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965377811021.html
India user base grew 120%; focus on developing culturally relevant products: Snapchat

Snap Inc Managing Director (International Markets) Nana Murugesan said the company has been expanding its team in India

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965357467234.html
Migrants walk through 'hell' to reach 'heaven' in Bihar but stare at uncertain future

Hungry and exhausted, these migrant workers are arriving at Sonathu and other villages in Bihar's Aurangabad district from places as far-off as Surat, Mumbai, Delhi, Jaipur and Chennai every day, carrying tales of trauma and tribulation.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965380954998.html
Heatwave likely to abate only after May 28; Dust storm, thunderstorm expected on May 29-30: IMD

Delhi, Rajasthan, Haryana, Punjab and parts of Uttar Pradesh have been experiencing blistering heat for days with temperatures soaring over 45 degrees Celsius in some places.

25 May 00:00 Moneycontrol 1603024965423876673.html
Promoted: 5 features that make the Oppo Find X2 Pro a world-class Android phone

The Oppo Find X2 Pro is one of these phones. And it is Oppo’s best Android to date.

25 May 00:00 Stuff 1635656039540987348.html
Raiola leading Pogba to Turin

Paul Pogba could return to Juventus, where he was between 2012-13 and 2015-16. According to 'Le10Sport', Mino Raiola, the player's agent, could be negotiating his return.

25 May 00:00 BeSoccer 165037177027295549.html
How Mourinho convinced Cesc to sign for Chelsea

The midfielder was going to return to the Premier League and decided on the Blues because of the manager's words.

25 May 00:00 BeSoccer 165037177073415936.html
Weather in Latvia expected spring-like with a possibility of thunderstorms

Weather in the coming days in Latvia will be generally moderate – slow wind with some rain every now and then, including thunderstorms. Nevertheless, the sun will shine more often, as reported by Latvian Environment, Geology and Meteorology Centre.

25 May 00:00 BNN - Baltic News Network 1847219822541315297.html
The key to Inter's Champions League win: signing players that Barca and Madrid didn't want

Inter Milan sporting director when José Mourinho was there, Marco Branca, explained how Inter were able to become a winning team under the Portuguese manager.

25 May 00:00 BeSoccer 165037177402341249.html
Estonia sees 20%-drop in foreign tourists in Q1

As the effects of COVID-19 spread and related restrictions become visible in quarterly statistics, in the Estonian tourism industry a drop over 20% of foreign visitors in the first quarter of 2020 has been recorded in statistics from the Bank of Estonia as quoted by ERR.

25 May 00:00 BNN - Baltic News Network 1847219822293787185.html
"I understand I’m not going to be part of Real Madrid"

Joe Hart looked back on his career in 'The Guardian' and put the accent on the downhill slope in his football since Pep Guardiola's arrival at Manchester City.

25 May 00:00 BeSoccer 165037177703310196.html
Sweden’s ex-main epidemiologist: Country's strategy against virus - wrong

Sweden’s former chief epidemiologist Annika Linde has become a rare voice in Sweden to doubt the country’s chosen strategy against COVID-19, which was one of the softest in Europe and focused on protecting people in risk groups, The Guardian reports.

25 May 00:00 BNN - Baltic News Network 1847219822323967438.html
Number of flight bookings at airBaltic up nearly 500%

Latvian national airline airBaltic reports that compared to the first full week of May, last week the number of new bookings made on airBaltic flights increased by nearly 500%. In total, last week passengers made more than 13 000 new reservations, according to airBaltic communications manager Alise Briede.

25 May 00:00 BNN - Baltic News Network 1847219823091523259.html
US lethal cases reach 97 700 as spread seen as slowing down

In the US, which is the country with currently the highest number of lethal cases of COVID-19 in the world, the death toll from the novel coronavirus has reached 97 722 on Monday, May 25, according to the data of the Johns Hopkins University.

25 May 00:00 BNN - Baltic News Network 1847219823394226319.html
President Sisi follows up probe into doctor’s death from COVID-19

The investigation has been launched upon President Sisi’s directives.

25 May 00:00 Egypt Today 1963187899166276279.html
Egypt's Local development min. halts issuing building permits in Cairo, Alex, capitals of governorates

Local Development Minister Mahmoud Sharawi instructed governors nationwide to halt the issuance of building permits.

25 May 00:00 Egypt Today 1963187899141138252.html
Angel investors examine exit options in Egypt after end of holding period

While the majority of start-ups need angel investments to grow, such investors have to be acquainted with exit options.

25 May 00:00 Egypt Today 1963187899358445137.html
Ministry discloses updated Egyptian petrochemicals plan 2020-2035

The Ministry of Petroleum disclosed on Monday the updated version of the National Plan for Petrochemical Industries taking place between 2020 and 2035.

25 May 00:00 Egypt Today 1963187898620852767.html
Egypt's Health min. briefed on workflow at quarantine hospitals

Zayed mourned all members of medical staffs who lost their lives while carrying out their national duty of confronting COVID-19.

25 May 00:00 Egypt Today 1963187899911051522.html
Egypt launches probe into death of doctor from COVID19

As yet, the number of doctors who died from the COVID-19 reached 19 physicians, while the number of the infected doctors registered more than 350.

25 May 00:00 Egypt Today 1963187899941196866.html
Egypt’s Min. of Culture presents Wael Jassar’s concert on May 25

On its official YouTube channel, the Egyptian Ministry of Culture will broadcast a concert for Wael Jassar on May 25 at 9 p.m. in celebration of Eid al-Fitr.

25 May 00:00 Egypt Today 1963187899468829996.html
3rd batch of US locomotive to arrive Alexandria in June

The third batch of 20 U.S. locomotive will arrive at Alexandria Port after Eid al-Fitr vacation, at the beginning of June.

25 May 00:00 Egypt Today 1963187899988552655.html
Egypt’s Min. of Culture’s YouTube Channel exceeds 25 M visits in 60 days

The ministry monitored the interaction of 1,600,000 viewers with the shows it presented and the subscriptions to the channel exceeded 100.290 subscribers within two months.

25 May 00:00 Egypt Today 1963187900069309321.html
Egypt’s Ministry of Culture’s YouTube channel receives 25M visits in 60 days

The ministry monitored the interaction of 1.6 million viewers with the shows it presented and the subscriptions to the channel exceeded 100,290 subscribers in two months.

25 May 00:00 Egypt Today 1963187899925708885.html
How to build an emergency fund

The financial problems caused by the pandemic has made everyone realise the importance of maintaining an emergency fund

25 May 00:06 Deccan Herald 2027555796077091604.html
British PM says schools will reopen on June 1

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Sunday said that schools will reopen on June 1 as the UK enters phase two of lockdown exit, The Independent reported.

25 May 00:00 Egypt Today 1963187900515191327.html
“Loneliness has never been so loud”; AFP’s COVID-19 themed campaign for International Missing Children’s Day

Many of us have felt a little lonely in the past few months as we are forced to stay away from our friends and families during the coronavirus crisis. For many, that feeling of loneliness is constant.

25 May 00:52 214966662821528025.html
Hijackers and thieves are also heading back to work in South Africa

Statistics from the vehicle-recovery sector show that crime levels are getting back to normal as the lockdown is relaxed, says Charles Morgan, operations executive at Netstar.

25 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596438801570530.html
South African taxpayers to pay for ban on cigarettes and alcohol: expert

The South Africa Revenue Services (SARS) has predicted that it will lose around 15% to 20% of its tax revenue this year as a result of the nationwide Coivid-19 lockdown.

25 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596438818270148.html
SC to hear Centre, Air India's plea against Bombay HC plea seeking response on safety norms

The Supreme Court is scheduled to hear on Monday an urgent plea by the Centre and Air India against the Bombay High Court seeking their responses in a plea for not maintaining adequate safety measure

25 May 00:41 Deccan Herald 2027555797636512263.html
A snapshot of the coronavirus looking at 1% of South Africa’s population

Medical aid group Bonitas  has provided a snapshot of how the coronavirus epidemic in South Africa has impacted its members.

25 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596439669348501.html
23,615 confirmed coronavirus cases in South Africa as deaths rise to 481

Health minister Dr Zweli Mkhize has announced that there are now 23,615 confirmed cases of coronavirus in South Africa.

25 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596439265207507.html
Here’s how much Curro’s new online school costs – with applications now open

Curro Online, the new offering from private school group Curro, will go live in mid-June with applications open to all from Monday (25 May).

25 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596439015267308.html
Here’s how many cases South Africa’s top coronavirus hotspots have

As South Africa moves to level 3 lockdown from 1 June, government will take a differentiated approach to deal with those areas that have far higher levels of infection and transmission, says President Cyril Ramaphosa.

25 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596438856730133.html
Tiger Brands faces R500 million-plus hit to profit because of lockdown

South African packaged goods group Tiger Brands says that the nine-week high level lockdown has cost it half a billion in profits, as the group faces procurement pressure, global supply chain issues and pricing regulation.

25 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596439629978264.html
Coronavirus hits South Africa’s plans for land expropriation

The plan to amend section 25 of South Africa’s Constitution to allow for land expropriation without compensation has been put on hold due to the ongoing coronavirus lockdown.

25 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596440087929090.html
Gold – the solution to a $5,300,000,000,000 money printing problem

Defend your portfolio against inflation with gold.

25 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596439993531393.html
Government wants to launch a satellite to help South African students study remotely

As the country’s universities prepare for the move towards level 3 lockdown, the government is looking at possible technologies which could help improve remote-learning in the country, says minister of Higher Education, Science and Technology Blade Nzimande,

25 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596439782163899.html
Cape Town based online retailer gets R100 million investment

Cape Town based e-commerce fashion retailer RunwaySale says it has received an investment of R100 million from international private equity firm, SPEAR Capital.

25 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596440393670012.html
What the papers say – May 25

Dominic Cummings’ flouting of lockdown guidelines and Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s defence of his chief adviser lead the papers on Monday.The left-leaning Daily Mirror leads the attack on the pair, labelling Mr Cummings a “cheat” and Mr Johnson a “coward”.

25 May 00:51 ITV News 2184971258453575951.html
New push to allow South Africans to access their retirement funds during coronavirus lockdown

Trade federation Cosatu has submitted an urgent request to Finance minister Tito Mboweni, to allow workers to access part of their retirement fund savings for coronavirus financial relief.

25 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596440299267977.html
New Zealand PM unruffled as quake hits mid-interview

The quake struck just off the coast before 8:00 am local time (20:00 Sunday GMT) at a depth of about 52 kilometres near Levin, about 90 kilometres north of Wellington, the US Geological Survey said.

25 May 00:00 2308610106333068174.html
5 important things happening in South Africa today

Lockdown level 3 is too little too late, say critics; scientists and academics rally behind professor who dared criticise government; World Health Organisation predicts over 23,600 deaths in South Africa due to Covid-19; and teachers unions push back against plans to re-open schools, saying things are not ready.

25 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596440598184792.html
US urges probe into alleged ethics breach by African Development Bank

The letter, dated 22 May, was sent to the chair of the AfDB's board, Ivorian Planning and Development Minister Niale Kaba.

25 May 00:00 2308610106333939407.html
South Africa’s richest people recover some lockdown losses

South Africa’s richest people have seen their fortunes recover over the last month – but many are still worse off than before the global coronavirus pandemic hit home, forcing the country into a nine-week high level lockdown.

25 May 00:00 BusinessTech 2153596440552216740.html
‘We don’t want to wait’: Sukazi says as he edges closer to buying Celtic status

Tim Sukazi has been in negotiations with owner Max Tshabalala since January over the purchase in a bid to make his TS Galaxy side a top-flight outfit.

25 May 00:00 2308610106403374989.html
Zulu assures SA that R350 special COVID-19 grant will be paid this week

Unemployed South Africans are desperate for the money and the Department of Social Development seems to be struggling with the distribution of the fund.

25 May 00:00 2308610106524342204.html
Govt censorship of SAMRC's Gray cannot be tolerated - Steenhuisen

South African Medical Research Council (SAMRC) president Glenda Gray criticised aspects of government’s approach in responding to the coronavirus and claimed that there had been an increase in malnutrition cases at the Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital.

25 May 00:00 2308610106602921831.html
COVID-19: Underground production to remain halted at AngloGold’s Mponeng Mine

The gold miner announced on Sunday that 164 workers tested had positive for COVID-19 at the operation.

25 May 00:00 2308610106743745722.html
Mixed reactions to move to level 3 lockdown

On Sunday night, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced that the whole country would enter level three from the first of next month.

25 May 00:00 2308610106778330048.html
Ramaphosa on SA moving to level 3 lockdown: ‘It is now in your hands’

But with more than 22,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the country, the president warned South Africans the worst was yet to come.

25 May 00:00 2308610107001817643.html
Ellie Goulding wants to work with Boris Johnson to tackle climate change

The 33-year-old singer has revealed she's hoping to contact Boris and his environmentalist fiancee Carrie Symonds in a bid to tackle the issue.

25 May 00:00 2308610107015700117.html
Football clubs forced to rethink recruitment strategy

While the German Bundesliga returns in stadiums devoid of fans, the sport is preparing for an economic crisis, which will impact all levels of the game.

25 May 00:00 2308610107017271517.html
Soldiers instructed to ignore people drinking alcohol inside their yards

This was part of a raft of new codes of conduct for the army as they enforce lockdown operations.

25 May 00:00 2308610107273676074.html
Thieves take PPEs as Tshwane school burgled twice in 48 hours

It's understood that criminals broke into the Sikhulisile Primary School on Sunday night and stole personal protective equipment meant for teachers and educators.

25 May 00:00 2308610107106286825.html
Germany's top court to rule on compensation for VW diesel cheating

In an early May hearing, judges at the Federal Court of Justice (BGH) said there was a chance for at least partial compensation for some VW buyers, saying they had indeed been harmed by purchasing a manipulated vehicle.

25 May 00:00 2308610107284249870.html
Burundi presidential election results expected today

Burundians voted last Wednesday to elect their president, lawmakers and local officials in a poll marked by allegations of fraud and conducted with scant attention to the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 00:00 2308610107380564682.html
Woods and Manning beat Mickelson and Brady in charity match

Woods, a 15-times major champion, and two-time Super Bowl winner Manning jumped out to a three-hole lead on the front nine at the Medalist Golf Club in Hobe Sound.

25 May 00:00 2308610107321085707.html
Cuban health workers receiving training on WC’s health system today

The group of 28 healthcare workers will be deployed to two field hospitals. The province is in the process of completing the facilities that will be used to treat patients.

25 May 00:00 2308610107496094830.html
Premier League to vote on return of contact training

New UK government guidelines issued on Sunday allow for the return of "close contact" training, including tackling, to help players step up their match fitness ahead of a return to competitive action.

25 May 00:00 2308610107395832142.html
Basic Education Dept admits not all schools will be ready for 1 June restart

The Basic Education Department said that while some schools had begun receiving personal protective equipment, a number were still experiencing delays with suppliers.

25 May 00:00 2308610107381519865.html
Japan set to lift coronavirus emergency as cases slow

Compared to hard-hit areas in Europe, the United States, Russia and Brazil, Japan has been spared the worst of the pandemic, with 16,581 cases in total and 830 deaths.

25 May 00:00 2308610107518201865.html
CYRIL RAMAPHOSA: COVID-19 has revealed Africa's strengths

The continent's experience with communicable diseases such as Ebola and TB has put it in a strong position to deal with COVID-19.

25 May 00:00 2308610107520219799.html
Few schools in Gauteng facing problems with delivery of PPEs - Lesufi

Plans are being rolled out in a bid to safeguard schools against the spread of COVID-19, with measures to ensure screening, sanitising, and social distancing could be implemented.

25 May 00:00 2308610107621028038.html
Trump fumes on Twitter as media slams pandemic golf outing

The timing of his outing, as the nation approached a milestone in deaths from the pandemic, sparked widespread criticism in the media, with commentators recalling Donald Trump's own past attacks on Barack Obama for playing the game during the 2014 Ebola outbreak.

25 May 00:00 2308610107581440744.html
WHO fears 'silent' virus epidemic unless Africa prioritises testing

“My first point for Africa, my first concern, is that a lack of testing is leading to a silent epidemic in Africa. So we must continue to push leaders to prioritize testing,” special envoy Samba Sow told a news conference.

25 May 00:00 2308610107520906800.html
Prince Harry 'drove decision' to quit as senior royals

The 35-year-old royal and his wife Duchess Meghan stepped back as senior royals earlier this year and moved to America to carve out a new life as philanthropists.

25 May 00:00 2308610107978237161.html
Mosimane expects season to conclude, doubts Sun City camp

The SA Football Association (Safa) and the Premier Soccer League (PSL) have commissioned a task force to come up with a strategy on when the right time would be for games to be played behind closed doors.

25 May 00:00 2308610108057015450.html
Over 200k workers could lose their jobs in WC due to COVID-19 - Treasury

The provincial Treasury Department head David Savage said of the over 200,000 job losses predicted, several came from the tourism industry.

25 May 00:00 2308610107941153077.html
SA wine industry still reeling from effects of exports ban

Wine exports were prohibited for five weeks during the strict national lockdown under level 5.

25 May 00:00 2308610107722128357.html
CT residents warned of flooding as first winter cold front makes landfall

Other extreme weather warnings include extremely high fire danger conditions over the Central Karoo, high seas with wave heights of between 6 and 9 metres and a storm surge along the coast into early Tuesday morning.

25 May 00:00 2308610107851102694.html
SAA's BRPs granted leave to appeal decision to halt retrenchment process

The BRPs and SAA then argued that there was a reasonable prospect that the facts would receive a different treatment by the Labour appeal court and leave to appeal has now been granted.

25 May 00:00 2308610108182519992.html
Tiger Brands looking at 'significant' job losses as it counts cost of pandemic

Tiger Brands employs more than 11,200 people in South Africa, excluding seasonal staff, a company spokesperson said.

25 May 00:00 2308610108153158351.html
Ramaphosa hails Africa's health workers for leading COVID-19 response

African Union (AU) chairperson President Cyril Ramaphosa said COVID-19 had highlighted inequalities in countries and the globe but it had also shown that Africa was able to work together to solve its own problems.

25 May 00:00 2308610108114036601.html
Burnley boss Dyche expecting odd results when Premier League resumes

English soccer was halted in mid-March due to the COVID-19 pandemic but clubs are training in small groups as part of the Premier League’s “Project Restart”, which envisages a return to play in June.

25 May 00:00 2308610108358036175.html
Taiwan promises 'necessary assistance' to Hong Kong's people

TAIPEI — Taiwan will provide the people of Hong Kong with “necessary assistance,” President Tsai Ing-wen said, after a resurgence in protests in the Chinese ruled territory against newly proposed national security legislation from Beijing.

25 May 00:49 Financial Post 2379081493154033114.html
COVID-19 forcing investment in health sector, says NCDC

The COVID-19 pandemic is forcing governors and political leaders to invest in public health facilities across the country, Nigeria Centre for ...

25 May 00:24 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445902053600104.html
Tony Bellew backs Dominic Cummings after he broke lockdown to visit his parents

Dominic Cummings has incurred the wrath of the British public after he broke lockdown but former light heavyweight champion Tony Bellew has no issue with his decision

25 May 00:55 Irish Mirror 2875825628427138386.html
Is Queen Elizabeth Preparing To Step Down? Is She Handing Over Her Throne?

Is Queen Elizabeth preparing to step down? Is she handing over her throne? Many people are asking this question due to the latest upheaval in the

25 May 00:10 Celebrity Insider 265863474993523629.html
Behavioural science advisers express concern over Cummings crisis

Leading behavioural scientists have expressed concern that the Dominic Cummings scandal could encourage people to disregard the UK’s coronavirus restrictions

25 May 00:00 New Scientist 2676996512638184916.html
OSIRIS-REx Asteroid Sample Collection Set for October 20th

After more than a decade of work and much anticipation, the University of Arizona-led OSIRIS-REx mission will swipe a sample from the asteroid Bennu's rocky surface on Oct. 20 from the Nightingale sample site.

25 May 00:00 SpaceDaily 2879240067784425285.html
Punjab: Without salary since January, PU contractual staff left in the lurch

The employees, who include plumbers, maintenance workers, and helpers employed to work in hostels and administrative offices of the university, have been shuttling between contractors and university officials, but to no avail.

25 May 00:10 The Indian Express 2885715103956157157.html
Lockdown effect: Crime rate in west UP districts down by 70%

The region recorded 35 murders in the last month against 50 in the corresponding period in 2019, while robberies went down from 992 to 114.

25 May 00:31 The Indian Express 2885715103964535209.html
Pak diplomat’s kin, who crossed over from Attari, exempted from quarantine at Amritsar

“Wife and two kids of Pakistan diplomat crossed into India on May 23. They will not be kept in quarantine at Amritsar. Instead, they will go to Delhi to remain in home quarantine,” said a health official.

25 May 00:54 The Indian Express 2885715104408163776.html
Punjab reports 15 new cases, health minister says no community spread

Punjab Health Minister Balbir Singh Sidhu, however, said there was no community spread and in the past too there had been cases where similar cases were reported but an analysis showed that they may have come in contact with positive cases.

25 May 00:50 The Indian Express 2885715104934286041.html
Panchkula devises research strategy to check community spread: What were its findings?

Even though Panchkula has been able to contain its cases, the need to devise a method to check the population was pertinent as the district’s borders mingles with neighbouring UT and other districts, where the number of COVID-19 cases have been rising.

25 May 00:04 The Indian Express 2885715104348236923.html
Chandigarh aims to plant 2.55L saplings in 2020-21

The 2019-20 Greening Chandigarh Action Plan had a target of plantation of 2.53 lakh trees. The forest department managed to achieve the surplus task by planting and distributing 2.80 lakh plants.

25 May 00:18 The Indian Express 2885715104967568041.html
Jackfruit falls on man injuring him; at hospital, he tests positive for Covid

Officials say the man suffered injuries to his spine after a jackfruit fell on his head. However, it is not clear how he may have contracted the viral infection.

25 May 00:03 The Indian Express 2885715104203108264.html
Chandigarh: 13 domestic flights to take off from Chandigarh from today

The Chandigarh Airport will resume operations with total 13 domestic flights from Monday onwards in a phased manner. Flights to Srinagar, Delhi, Mumbai, Leh, Bangalore, Dharamshala, Ahmedabad, will be starting operations.

25 May 00:40 The Indian Express 2885715104301133740.html
Mumbai man held for threat to Yogi: Police

After his arrest, the accused was taken to the Kalachowkie unit of the Mumbai Anti-Terrorist Squad. he confessed to the crime, said a police officer. The Mumbai police later handed over his custody to its UP counterparts.

25 May 00:40 The Indian Express 2885715105290021956.html
Is tuver dal coated with castor oil adulterated?

Does applying castor oil on tuver and other pulses and grains make it adulterated?

25 May 00:30 Ahmedabad Mirror 2891158803068190297.html
3-day-old infant from Chandigarh one of the youngest to die of coronavirus

The infant girl’s mother had not been tested for Covid-19 prior to her delivery and has now been sampled for the disease.

25 May 00:38 The Indian Express 2885715105629590270.html
Patient escapes SVP, returns after testing +ve

Ellisbridge cops file complaint against Sarkhej resident for endangering lives; SVP submits report to higher-ups

25 May 00:30 Ahmedabad Mirror 2891158803225286288.html
Thermal scanning, contactless frisking as local flights take-off

Between 40 and 45 flight arrivals and similar number of departures will take place at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport as domestic flights resume

25 May 00:30 Ahmedabad Mirror 2891158804379396455.html
Pedrosa: taking you right into 'the zone'

The MotoGP™ Legend is this week’s guest and you’ll be hearing the Spaniard like you’ve never heard him before

25 May 00:00 Motogp 2945820136197760880.html
Hong Kong cops fire tear gas, water cannon at protesters

Hong Kong: Hong Kong police fired tear gas and a water cannon at protesters in a popular shopping district on Sunday, as thousands took to the streets to march against China's proposed tough national security legislation for the city.Pro-democracy su

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999878578546999.html
Corona rule worry for visually impaired

SHILLONG: Bertina Lyngdoh, a visually impaired person from the city and currently working in Assam’s Hojai, has raised concern about problems of people with disabilities in this time of lockdown.Lyngdoh, who is a former student of Jyoti Sroat inclusi

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999878653737970.html
Locals target train to NE in Bihar, 1 hurt

SHILLONG: Some locals in Bihar pelted stones at a special train carrying returnees to the North East on Sunday morning injuring a Naga girl.The occupants of the Haryana Express -04072, which passed through Bihar, were stranded residents from various

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999878742870100.html
Meghalaya govt concerned over harassment faced by state returnees on way home

SHILLONG: Meghalaya Deputy Chief Minister, Prestone Tynsong has expressed concern over the harassment faced by the returnees who were on their way to the state.“Our students suffered a lot. I am sorry to say that”, he told reporters on Monday. He inf

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999878681332424.html
China accuses America of wanting ‘new Cold War’ over coronavirus

Beijing: China on Sunday accused the US of pushing the bilateral ties to the brink of a "new Cold War" by spreading "lies" about the coronavirus and said it was open to international efforts to identify the source of the virus that has killed over 30

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999878821781716.html
KSU irked at harassment of state returnees

SHILLONG: Following the harassment of students from Meghalaya at a railway station in Bihar, the Khasi Students’ Union (KSU) Delhi unit has urged the concerned authorities and the state government to take up the matter with the Ministry of Railways.T

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999879712337689.html
Plea to change office timing

SHILLONG: In view of shortage of buses, there is a demand to change the government office timing from 9 am to 3 pm.Referring to media reports on government servants violating social distancing in buses, John F Kharshiing, Adviser & Spokesperson,

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999879912315662.html
Hilary Duff opens up about ‘disgusting internet lie’

Actress Hilary Duff recently found herself trending on Twitter. Many on the social media platformaccused Duff of partaking in sex trafficking after she shared an Instagram story of her kids' photos. The 32-year-old star recently shared a video on sto

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999879839184999.html
Refrain from provoking returnees on social media: AAPSU

GUWAHATI: The All Arunachal Pradesh Students’ Union (AAPSU) has taken strong exception to the reported stigmatisation and provocative posts on social media and other forums in the wake of the detection of a COVID-19 positive case from the stranded pe

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999880091862082.html
Shops to remain open till 6 pm from Wed

SHILLONG:  The East Khasi Hills Deputy Commissioner has informed that the listed retail shops, ration shops and others will remain open in Shillong urban agglomeration from May 27 to 30 from 9 am to 6 pm.The number of selected shops has been substant

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999880240302550.html
Innocent victims of political games

By Barnes MawrieIt is a well known fact that “it is unfortunate to be poor in India and it is even more unfortunate to be poor during these years of the BJP rule.” The present government is proving more and more to be an anti-poor government. The ant

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999880398833611.html
KHADC, dist officials inspect farmers market

SHILLONG: Officials of the district administration and Khasi Hills Autonomous District Council (KHADC) inspected the wholesale farmers market (Iew dielang) on Sunday.The inspection came in the wake of a meeting to discuss the farmers’ plight. The KHA

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999880477538988.html
Cops nab 2 key accused in Assam ‘lynching’ case

GUWAHATI: Assam Police have arrested two prime accused in the alleged lynching of a person at Monahkuchi village under Hajo police station in Kamrup district.According to reports, Sanatan Deka, a vegetable vendor and a resident of Teteliya village, w

25 May 00:00 The Shillong Times 2998999880266561728.html
Huddersfield owner says 50 or 60 clubs could go bust in next year

LONDON, May 25 — Up to 60 English lower league football clubs could go out of business if the sport fails to plan for the impact of Covid-19 beyond the current season, Huddersfield Town owner Phil Hodgkinson said yesterday. English professional football has been suspended since March....

25 May 00:35 Malaymail 302165935186826034.html
Six women prisoners murdered by inmates in Honduras

TEGUCIGALPA, May 25 — Six women were killed by alleged gang members at a women's prison near the Honduran capital Tegucigalpa, the National Penitentiary Institute said yesterday. The killers broke through gates and the roof of a building at the women's prison in Tamara, 10 kilometers to the north...

25 May 00:00 Malaymail 302165935978965382.html
Schalke crisis deepens with shock home loss to Augsburg

BERLIN, May 25 — Schalke 04 slumped to a shock 3-0 home defeat by relegation-threatened Augsburg yesterday, their fourth defeat in five games dropping them to eighth place in the Bundesliga. Augsburg’s Eduard Loewen curled in a sensational free kick from 23 metres in the sixth minute and...

25 May 00:02 Malaymail 302165936393068895.html
Cologne grab late goals to earn 2-2 home draw with Fortuna

COLOGNE, May 25 — Late headers by substitute Anthony Modeste and Jhon Cordoba allowed Cologne to salvage a 2-2 home draw against Fortuna Duessledorf in the Bundesliga after Mark Uth had missed a penalty for the hosts yesterday. The result put Cologne 10th on 34 points from 27 games while Fortuna...

25 May 00:03 Malaymail 302165936107237519.html
Responding to the Covid economy Part 1: Understanding supply and demand shocks — Ong Kian Ming

MAY 25 — It has been more than 2 months since the 18th of March 2020, which was the start of the movement control order (MCO) in Malaysia. The full extent of the negative economic impact domestically will not be known for a few months. But as we approach the 9th of June, 2020, and hopefully, the...

25 May 00:50 Malaymail 302165936104559754.html
South African bankers work from home

“We have established that we can work very effectively from outside of the building.”

25 May 00:00 MyBroadband 3036103787895491022.html
The one thing these great ICT companies have in common

There is one thing top South African IT and telecommunications companies have in common.

25 May 00:00 MyBroadband 3036103787931073770.html
Google’s SMS replacement to get end-to-end encryption

Google Messages is reportedly working on end-to-end encryption for RCS messages, according to 9to5Google.

25 May 00:00 MyBroadband 3036103788008783323.html
France has lowest daily rise in new coronavirus cases and deaths since lockdown

PARIS, May 25 — French authorities reported the smallest daily rise in new coronavirus cases and deaths yesterday since before a lockdown began on March 17, raising hopes that the worst of the epidemic is over in France. The number of confirmed cases rose by 115 to 144,921, health ministry data...

25 May 00:12 Malaymail 302165936326924722.html
Huawei seeks stable chip supply from Samsung and Hynix

Huawei Technologies Co. has sought high-level assurances from Samsung Electronics Co. and SK Hynix Inc. they will continue to supply memory chips despite mounting pressure from the U.S. to isolate the Chinese telecommunications company, the Korea Economic Daily reported.

25 May 00:00 MyBroadband 3036103788401331169.html
bidorbuy helps South African businesses get back to work

bidorbuy is making it easier for businesses in different sectors to plan for when they may be permitted to reopen.

25 May 00:00 MyBroadband 3036103788304843517.html
What to do if you are asked for a till slip for your cigarettes

Bheki Cele said that smokers must present a receipt showing when they purchased their cigarettes. MyBroadband spoke to JPSA chair Howard Dembovsky about the legality of this practice.

25 May 00:00 MyBroadband 3036103788552758986.html
Industry insider reveals the true impact of the lockdown on the South African travel industry

An industry insider has provided real-world facts and figures on the impact of the extended lockdown on the South African travel and tourism industry.

25 May 00:00 MyBroadband 3036103789098990216.html
If you invested R100 in these companies on 1 January 2020, here is how much you would have today

Sasfin Securities deputy chairman David Shapiro has revealed the biggest winners and losers on the JSE, NYSE, and the NASDAQ exchange this year.

25 May 00:00 MyBroadband 3036103788316024186.html
Impressive Rain 5G performance following network changes

Rain has made changes to its 5G network following complaints about slow speeds and intermittent connectivity issues. MyBroadband tested the network to assess the performance.

25 May 00:00 MyBroadband 3036103788643698050.html
iCE3 Exchange gets Callpay Instant Deposits

South African cryptocurrency exchange iCE3 has launched an additional integrated EFT payment gateway on its platform.

25 May 00:00 MyBroadband 3036103789100876925.html
TAB to slash jobs

The sports betting agency the TAB is informing staff of job losses, after a proposal to cut hundreds of roles due to the Covid-19 downturn.

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078618130476.html
Big storm hits Western Australia

Wild weather downed trees and left tens of thousands of people without power in Western Australia, as emergency services began cleaning up in Perth...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078626364671.html
China condemns US blacklisting dozens of its firms

China condemned the U.S. adding 33 Chinese entities to a trade blacklist, a move that risks potential retaliation from Beijing as tensions between the world’s two-biggest economies deteriorate further.

25 May 00:00 MyBroadband 3036103788979444691.html
How a “Bunch of Badass Queer Anarchists” Are Teaming Up With Locals to Block a Pipeline Through Appalachia

“People that grow up in places like this, seeing their environment destroyed, it stirs them, it causes people to want to get involved, and that’s why I’m here.”

25 May 00:00 Mother Jones 3045746899540095439.html
Stuff CEO buys company for $1

Stuff chief executive Sinead Boucher has purchased Stuff from its Australian owners Nine Entertainment for $1. The chief executive was returning...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078645263745.html
Domestic visitors bring hope

As autumn leaves fall, optimism in the face of Covid-19 is on the rise in the Waitaki Valley. There were signs that domestic tourists were starting...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078632292840.html
Woman suffered internal bleeding after wrong pills given

A senior pharmacist who prescribed the wrong medication to a customer causing her internal bleeding sought to cover up the incident and blame it on...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078618969213.html
Almost 90 jobs go from Invercargill licensing trust

Eighty-seven of ILT's 606 workforce will be made redundant after staff restructuring due to Covid-19 impacting the hospitality sector. ILT chief...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078646081594.html
Redundancies pitting workers against each other

New Zealand and immigrant workers are being pitted against each other as South Island businesses wield the axe over thousands of jobs. Unions say...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078614081500.html
TAB makes more than 200 staff redundant

The TAB is informing staff of job losses today after a proposal to cut hundreds of roles due to the Covid-19 downturn.

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078671106365.html
Health alliance shows worth

Covid-19 has shown the critical role Alliance South plays in delivering health services across the region, its new chairman says. Cromwell-based...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078707346331.html
France reports lowest daily rise since lockdown began

French authorities have reported the smallest daily rise in new coronavirus cases and deaths since before a lockdown began.

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078801317909.html
Cops break up student parties

Police had to shut down several parties in Dunedin at the weekend and officers are reviewing CCTV footage to help them work out who struck a...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078703553008.html
More people seeking help at Nth Canterbury food banks

Food banks are helping a part of the North Canterbury community they don’t normally have to support as the Covid-19 crisis continues to bite....

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078931597906.html
Steel back on court as training ramps up

Training last week was more like a quick bump around before everybody headed off back to their bubble again. But it was the first opportunity the...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078784015801.html
Boulders placed near Shag Rock to protect breeding penguins

More boulders have been put near a Christchurch pathway to help protect white-flippered penguins during their nesting season. When the Coastal...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078793144518.html
Strong earthquake strikes near Wellington

A 5.8 magnitude earthquake has struck near Wellington. It struck 34km deep, 30km northwest of Levin at 7.53am, according to Geonet. The quake was...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078697248044.html
ORC drafting policy online

During the next two months, Otago Regional Council staff will be developing the regional authority’s most significant policy document with input...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079102815934.html
Johnson backs senior adviser, risks party's wrath

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson backed his senior adviser Dominic Cummings.

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078954241668.html
Woman suffers internal bleeding after pharmacist gives wrong medication

A senior pharmacist who gave the wrong medication to a customer, causing her internal bleeding, doctored records then tried to blame a colleague...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079174450153.html
Coronavirus 'cover-up' China's Chernobyl: White House official

A top White House official has likened China's handling of the coronavirus outbreak to the Soviet Union's cover-up of the meltdown at the Chernobyl...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042078909422781.html
Chocolate company adapts to new normal

A restructure in the wake of Covid-19 has put Jim O’Malley back at the helm of Dunedin chocolate-maker Ocho. Before the outbreak, Ocho was...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079134083223.html
H&J Smith looking to close stores

H&J Smith Group says it is considering closing stores in the South, affecting 175 staff, as it tries to secure its long-term future.

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079253449583.html
France reports lowest daily rise since lockdown began

French authorities have reported the smallest daily rise in new coronavirus cases and deaths since before a lockdown began.

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079394401187.html
Cops break up student parties

Police shut down several parties in Dunedin at the weekend and officers are reviewing footage to help them work out who struck a student with a...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079412713683.html
Capped crowds part of next plans for NRL

Capped crowds are part of Australian Rugby League Commission boss Peter V'landys' next plans for post-covid-19 NRL. He wants to start filling...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079299929922.html
Dunedin no longer to be port of call for ship

A shipping company carrying about 15% of the container volume through Port Otago has decided to stop coming to Port Chalmers. The ship Xin Zhang...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079422228959.html
Another day of zero Covid-19 cases

New Zealand has again recorded no new Covid-19 cases. The Ministry of Health issued today's update in a press release and there won't be a press...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079724658947.html
Increased support payments for newly jobless people

The newly jobless due to the Covid-19 crisis will be able to get $490 a week tax-free for 12 weeks. The Government this morning announced the $570...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079922656660.html
Reliability of power supply questioned

The reliability of the two power lines bringing electricity to Wanaka from Cromwell is being questioned by Aurora Energy whistle-blower Richard...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079425309433.html
Stuff CEO buys company for $1

Stuff chief executive Sinead Boucher has purchased Stuff from its Australian owners Nine Entertainment for $1.

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079790870730.html
Dunedin no longer to be port of call for ship

A shipping company carrying about 15% of the container volume through Port Otago has decided to stop coming to Port Chalmers. The ship Xin Zhang...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079561382672.html
Live: Gathering limit to increase to 100 on Friday

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has announced the gathering limit will increase to 100 people from noon this Friday. Ardern said the decision was...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079687007361.html
Gathering limit to increase to 100 on Friday

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has announced the gathering limit will increase to 100 people from noon this Friday. This means churches can resume...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079943223294.html
Flight to Q'town: Passengers break 'every rule' in 5 mins

Two months' worth of difficult social distancing could have been blown in five minutes by other impatient flyers, an Air New Zealand passenger...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079882348540.html
Big storm hits Western Australia

Wild weather downed trees and left tens of thousands of people without power in Western Australia, as emergency services began cleaning up in Perth...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079978738372.html
Bombers leave rest flailing

The Otago Bombers have fired a shot in the arm of the Metropolitan senior A competition after a resounding 5-1 victory over Taieri Lakes on...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042080016223618.html
NSW on alert with 1.2m kids on the move

Hundreds of extra security and marshalling officers are out in force across the Sydney transport network as students return to public schools full...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079983610062.html
Science pioneer who grew up in New Brighton dies

Wes Sandle earned international respect in the atomic physics and laser community.

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042079969888623.html
Pilot and instructor turn back the years

The aviation industry is facing a grim time, but its people are helping to keep spirits alive, says a long-time Dunedin flying instructor...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042080052769642.html
Mount Aspiring College principal resigns

The principal of Mount Aspiring College in Wanaka is stepping down saying "the time is right" for him to resign. Wayne Bosley has been at the...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042080062190896.html
Elderly couple say EQC rules causing more stress, delays

An elderly Christchurch couple are crying foul over EQC's site visit policy under Covid-19 alert level 2. This story was first published by RNZ EQC...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042080119238865.html
Screening programmes resumed

Nationwide cancer screening programmes are resuming in the South following the easing of Covid-19 restrictions, but with new safety protocols in...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042080106147693.html
South Africa to further ease lockdown

President Cyril Ramaphosa announced a further easing of South Africa's coronavirus lockdown from June 1, allowing the vast majority of the economy...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042080228679022.html
Elderly couple say EQC rules causing more stress, delays

An elderly Christchurch couple are crying foul over EQC's site visit policy under Covid-19 alert level 2. This story was first published by RNZ EQC...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042080406598794.html
Starting small may lead students to bigger things

Learning how to build tiny houses could set up Dunedin trainee builders for bigger things. The Dunedin Training Centre will offer a new Level 3...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042080578229111.html
Man charged after refusing to wear face mask on NZ flight

A man is due to appear in court after allegedly refusing to wear a face mask on an Air Chathams flight. The man is also accused of making ...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042080570382790.html
Australian skiers book hotels

Australian tourists hoping for a ski season in the South Island are already making bookings and inquiries at hotels. Novotel Queenstown Lakeside...

25 May 00:00 Otago Daily Times Online News 3107042080387512167.html
Chicago Mayor Launches Police Raid to Stop Black Church’s Sunday Services

On Sunday, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot mounted a raid on a black church for holding services in defiance of her coronavirus lockdown orders.

25 May 00:54 Breitbart 3148363490897631101.html
6 cited for coronavirus violations in raid at suspected brothel near Waikiki | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Six people were cited Friday during a raid at a massage parlor suspected of operating as a brothel while state emergency orders remain in place to reduce the spread of the coronavirus, the Honolulu Prosecutor’s Office said today.

25 May 00:48 Star-Advertiser 3439335387694237959.html
Cole Sprouse & Lili Reinhart Allegedly Split After 3 Years of Dating (Report)

Cole Sprouse and Lili Reinhart may not be dating anymore.

25 May 00:08 Just Jared Jr. 3416194172822799500.html
SpaceX’s 1st astronaut launch breaking new ground for style | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. >> The first astronauts launched by SpaceX are breaking new ground for style with hip spacesuits, gull-wing Teslas and a sleek rocketship — all of it white with black trim.

25 May 00:45 Star-Advertiser 3439335388486016468.html
Why this CM is the toast of India

Why this CM is the toast of India. Kerala's Pinarayi Vijayan is a cut above the rest in Indian politics today, precisely in his remarkable ability to look beyond the horizon. His was probably the only government that began planning for the incoming pandemic as early as in February, notes M K Bhadrakumar.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372382715359743.html
SC allows Air India to fly with middle seats filled for 10 days

SC allows Air India to fly with middle seats filled for 10 days. The SC observed that the government should be more worried about the health of citizens rather than the health of commercial airlines.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372382919611200.html
No end to struggle of migrant workers even after reaching home

No end to struggle of migrant workers even after reaching home. The corona-fuelled lockdown having shattered their dreams, they are now walking, cycling and hitchhiking hundreds of miles under an unforgiving sun blazing down at over 40 degrees to reach their homes in an impoverished Bihar, where an uncertain future awaits them.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372382738122335.html
IAF to operationalise second Tejas squadron in Tamil Nadu on Wed

IAF to operationalise second Tejas squadron in Tamil Nadu on Wed. The Tejas is a fourth generation combat aircraft developed by Aeronautical Development Agency and the Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd. It is equipped with fly-by-wire flight control system, integrated digital avionics and multimode radar.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372382827804945.html
BJP's Manoj Tiwari goes to Haryana for playing cricket

BJP's Manoj Tiwari goes to Haryana for playing cricket. The Delhi Bharatiya Janata Party chief asserted he did not break any law. He hit back at the AAP for raising the issue to 'divert attention' of media from allegations of corruption against its MLA Prakash Jarwal who is currently behind the bars.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372382801971611.html
6 cited for coronavirus violations in raid at suspected brothel near Waikiki | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Six people were cited Friday during a raid at a massage parlor suspected of operating as a brothel while state emergency orders remain in place to reduce the spread of the coronavirus, the Honolulu Prosecutor’s Office said today.

25 May 00:48 Star-Advertiser 3439335389062828905.html
With over 1.38 lakh cases, India among 10 worst COVID-hit nations

With over 1.38 lakh cases, India among 10 worst COVID-hit nations. The United States leads the world with more than 1.6 million confirmed coronavirus cases, according to a tally by Johns Hopkins University.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372383286338345.html
Heatwave intensifies in India, Churu hottest at 47.5 deg C

Heatwave intensifies in India, Churu hottest at 47.5 deg C. The India Meteorological Department, which had issued a red colour-coded alert for north India for May 25-26 when the prevailing heatwave conditions are expected to peak, said dust and thunderstorms are likely to bring some relief on May 29-30.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372383070282257.html
Northeast Delhi overcomes riot scars to celebrate Eid

Northeast Delhi overcomes riot scars to celebrate Eid. In northeast Delhi, Eid this year is a celebration of a long-time friendship that even stood the test of communal riots for some, while for many, it is shorn of any festivities.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372383133028779.html
No Eid sweets exchanged by BSF with Pakistan

No Eid sweets exchanged by BSF with Pakistan. The event was given a miss as the relations between the two countries are strained at present.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372383592894720.html
PHOTOS: Indians catch their first flight after 2 months

PHOTOS: Indians catch their first flight after 2 months. After a gap of two months, domestic passenger flight operations resumed on Monday amid reluctance by various states to open up their airports in view of rising cases of the novel coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372383420700330.html
India registers biggest single day spike of 6,977 COVID-19 cases

India registers biggest single day spike of 6,977 COVID-19 cases. Total tally rises to 1,38,845; death toll climbs to 4,021

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372383264256504.html
Swarms of locusts enter Jaipur residential areas

Swarms of locusts enter Jaipur residential areas. The swarms are travelling farther and damaging trees as there are no standing crops for them to feed on, an official said.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372383940092418.html
'Air travel will come back much bigger'

'Air travel will come back much bigger'. 'The safety regulations drastically reduce the chances of contracting the virus on a two-hour flight.'

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372384129655804.html
5-yr-old reunites with parents in Bengaluru as flights resume

5-yr-old reunites with parents in Bengaluru as flights resume. Vihaan Sharma went on a small holiday to Delhi to visit his grandparents in February. However, that vacation got prolonged as a coronavirus lockdown was imposed pan India in March.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372384443574900.html
Standoff between Indian, Chinese troops in Ladakh continues

Standoff between Indian, Chinese troops in Ladakh continues. People familiar with the situation in the region said the two sides were engaged in trying to resolve the dispute, but there was no indication of a positive outcome yet as both the armies continued to bolster their positions in disputed areas of Pangong Tso and Galwan Valley and Demchok.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372384300165027.html
Man sneezes at Vir Das for allegedly breaking protocol

Man sneezes at Vir Das for allegedly breaking protocol. Das said the man in the video does not own his doorstep, sit-out, or his house and he wondered if what the man did would qualify as harassment.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372384261094328.html
GOP sues California over Newsom's vote-by-mail order

The Republican Party is suing California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) over his order to send every registered voter in the state a ballot by mail for the November elections.

25 May 00:37 TheHill 355432919525091112.html
What the papers say – May 25

The crisis at No 10 over Dominic Cummings and Boris Johnson dominate the nation’s papers on Monday.

25 May 00:50 Shropshire Star 3480199992699583678.html
BJP to hold virtual rallies to mark 1st anniversary of Modi govt 2.0

BJP to hold virtual rallies to mark 1st anniversary of Modi govt 2.0. In a communication to state units and other senior office-bearers, BJP general secretary Arun Singh said all big state units will hold at least two virtual rallies and smaller units will hold one, adding that more than 750 people should attend each of these programmes.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372384582204220.html
Students, migrants take 1st flight home as services resume

Students, migrants take 1st flight home as services resume. Many said they shelled out more to reach the airport as there were limited public transport options available.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372384017977664.html
DTM News: Series plans to follow F1 model of running consecutive events at same venue

The DTM is planning to host two consecutive rounds at as many circuits as possible in 2020, emulating the model Formula 1 intends to use to get its season underway

25 May 00:00 Autosport 3695548569268126229.html
630 cancellations as domestic flights resume in India

630 cancellations as domestic flights resume in India. According to aviation industry sources, around 630 domestic flights of Monday were cancelled due to the Centre's Sunday night announcement that there would be no flights in West Bengal and Andhra Pradesh, and limited operations at major airports such as Mumbai, Chennai and Hyderabad.

25 May 00:00 Rediff 3466372384602776409.html
British cheesemakers call on consumers to buy Stilton as sales plummet 30%

The makers of the famous English cheese Stilton -- first British cheese to be awarded the protected designation of origin status -- are worried about the future after a sharp drop in sales since the introduction of containment and the closing of borders during the pandemic.

25 May 00:00 3674007565957795976.html
The day Irvine showed he was more than Schumacher's subordinate

The 1999 Formula 1 season finished with Ferrari fielding a previously unlikely championship contender. But the first race of that campaign showed that Eddie Irvine could succeed out of Michael Schumacher's shadow

25 May 00:00 Autosport 3695548569767994513.html
NASCAR News: Hamlin crew members suspended after ballast incident

Three Joe Gibbs Racing crew members have been suspended for four NASCAR events after two large pieces of ballast came off Denny Hamlin's car at the start of Sunday's Coca-Cola 600

25 May 00:00 Autosport 3695548569554496710.html
Palm Done Right pushes #SayItOnTheWrapper campaign: ‘Stop hiding palm oil use behind unclear ingredient names’

The sustainable palm oil advocate’s latest campaign aims to encourage manufacturers and retailers to be open about their palm oil use. Unless more shoppers are aware of sustainable palm oil, brands will be hesitant to highlight sustainable palm oil logos, Palm Done Right spokesperson Monique van Wijnbergen tells FoodNavigator.

25 May 00:00 3674007565942328010.html
F1 News: Aston Martin set for first major change since Stroll takeover

Aston Martin looks set to make its first major management change since the arrival of investor Lawrence Stroll earlier this year, with CEO Andy Palmer tipped to be replaced

25 May 00:00 Autosport 3695548570968072604.html
Live Nation Canada, Budweiser Set At-Home Televised Series With Black Crowes, The Trews

Live Nation Canada and Budweiser are launching a weekly virtual concert series, Budweiser Stage At Home.

25 May 00:00 Billboard 3719329425635959833.html
DaBaby Rocks the Australian Chart For First No. 1

“Rockstar” rises 2-1 in its fifth week on the ARIA Singles Chart, giving the U.S. rappers their first No. 1 in the land Down Under.

25 May 00:00 Billboard 3719329426767527198.html
Premier League to vote on return of contact training

Premier League clubs will vote on proposals for a return to contact training on Wednesday as the English top-flight seeks to take another step closer to resuming the season next month.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424161046939431.html
Drive-In Concerts Coming to West Virginia This Summer

Charleston will host a drive-in concert on June 13.

25 May 00:00 Billboard 3719329425971278045.html
Zimbabwean soldiers beat up cops for not wearing masks

Chivhu – There was drama in Chivhu yesterday when members of the Zimbabwe National Army stormed Seequick Shop and beat up two CID Police officers who allegedly did not  properly put on their face masks.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424161310727538.html
FE News: Audi boss McNish sure Monaco's packed '21 calendar won't upset locals

Plans for Monaco to host Formula E and the Historic Grand Prix alongside Formula 1 next year will not unduly risk upsetting citizens, according to principality resident Allan McNish

25 May 00:00 Autosport 3695548569790245766.html
Zimnat launches novel inflation linked funeral cover

HARARE-One of the oldest financial institutions in the country, Zimnat Life Assurance has launched an inflation linked funeral policy, Gadziriro/Lungiselelo ZWL$ Funeral Plan the first of its kind in Zimbabwe, which provides for regular review of covers and premiums on a regular basis.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424161598434036.html
Young pretender Haaland takes on master Lewandowski for first time

One of world football’s fastest-rising young stars goes head-to-head with one of its most accomplished goalscorers on Tuesday as Erling Braut Haaland and Robert Lewandowski face off for the first time.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424161380962463.html
Football clubs forced to rethink recruitment strategy as virus impacts transfer market

Around Europe, football is waking up from the coronavirus shutdown, but it is different to before for players and supporters and it is changing behind the scenes too.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424161640993802.html
MotoGP News: Lorenzo to make Virtual GP debut with Yamaha at Silverstone

Jorge Lorenzo will make his Esports debut on Sunday for MotoGP's latest Virtual GP, which will be staged at Silverstone and feature the Moto2 and Moto3 classes

25 May 00:00 Autosport 3695548570178841576.html
Masiyiwa brings smiles to rural village, completes 100kw solar power project

PAN-AFRICAN businessman and philanthropist Mr Strive Masiyiwa has, through his ‘Re-Imagine Rural’ initiative, completed a 100KW solar power project at Ndolwane in Bulilima district.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424161854320188.html
Rwanda deploys hi-tech robots in fight against Covid-19

Kigali – Rwanda has deployed five hi-tech robots for use at hospitals to help control the spread of the novel coronavirus in the small East African nation.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424162321176652.html
Global shares rise on hopes for economies’ gradual reopening

TOKYO (AP) — Global shares rose Monday, with Europe tracking gains in Asia despite news that the German economy fell into recession in the first quarter of the year amid the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424162345558716.html
Zimbabwe govt says committed to protecting human rights

GOVERNMENT is committed to its obligation to protect human rights and dignity of all citizens, irrespective of race, gender or political affiliation for this reason investigations for the alleged sexual abuse, torture and abduction of the three female MDC leaders are being conducted to ensure the perpetrators are brought to book.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424161881445703.html
Zimbabwe fuel crisis set to worsen

DESPERATE motorists are set to endure more anguish at fuel pumps, after authorities admitted at the weekend that they were struggling to get foreign currency to import petrol and diesel.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424162421997858.html
Cassava Fintech unveils voice and video conferencing service platform

CASSAVA Fintech International (CFI), a subsidiary of Econet Global, has announced the release of ‘Sasai TeamTalk’, a voice and video conferencing service that takes up to 20 people on one call.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424162515573654.html
Zimbabwean students contest e-learning in courts

HARARE – University students failing to participate in the virtual classrooms during lockdown due to lack of smartphones, laptops and unavailability of Internet services in some parts of the country, have contested the introduction of e-learning at the High Court.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424162561890763.html
Zimbabwe govt makes policy shift on cannabis farming

The government of Zimbabwe has announced a change in the policy that governs the investment and production of medicinal cannabis in the country.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424162880389641.html
Global shares rise on hopes for economies’ gradual reopening

TOKYO (AP) — Global shares rose Monday, with Europe tracking gains in Asia despite news that the German economy fell into recession in the first quarter of the year amid the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424162473720179.html
Biden makes first in-person appearance in more than 2 months

NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — Joe Biden made his first in-person appearance in more than two months on Monday as he marked Memorial Day by laying a wreath at a veterans park near his Delaware home.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424162604378418.html
Zimbabwe opposition leader blasts African electoral systems

OPPOSITION MDC Alliance leader Nelson Chamisa has slammed Africa’s electoral system as a “big circus if not an embarrassment to the continent”, hence the recurrence of disputed polls.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424162549972506.html
Wealthy Chipinge businessman’s son (13) kills juvenile in accident

Chipinge – A 13-year-old son of a wealthy Chipinge businessman, notorious in the small agricultural town for driving around his father’s posh cars with neither licence nor the statutory age yesterday allegedly bumped into and killed another juvenile.

25 May 00:00 The Zimbabwe Mail 3765424162827726286.html
'A tragedy': Top aide warns US may revoke Hong Kong privileges over China-led national security law | Hong Kong Free Press HKFP

A top White House aide renewed a warning on Sunday that the US might revoke Hong Kong’s special trading privileges if China enacts a tough new security law covering the territory. The warning from national security advisor Robert O’Brien came amid soaring tensions between Washington and Beijing, and only hours after China’s foreign minister Wang Yi […]

25 May 00:00 Hong Kong Free Press HKFP 3845645663412283956.html
Covid-19 gulps EABL profits down by all of $28.7m

The brewer issued a profit warning following Covid-19 regulations to close bars.

25 May 00:00 The East African 3857388829697765469.html
Barrick pays Tanzania initial $100 million after gold shipments resume

The government had imposed a ban during a tax dispute.

25 May 00:00 The East African 3857388830083579623.html
GALLERIES: Now the naked truth? Just bring it on home!

Persistence beats a flash of genius any day.

25 May 00:00 The East African 3857388830476684969.html
Safaricom retains top position as the most valuable firm in the region

It has a market capitalisation of $9.96b, a net income of $598m and $10b worth of market value.

25 May 00:00 The East African 3857388829841607839.html
Netanyahu lashes out at 'ludicrous' graft charges as trial begins

The longest-serving prime minister in Israeli history has long claimed to be the victim of a witch-hunt.

25 May 00:00 The East African 3857388829845613620.html
Brace for long battle as new swarms of locusts fly into S. Sudan: UN agency

The surge may not be controlled by June.

25 May 00:00 The East African 3857388830758196988.html
Guinea Bissau former interim president laid to rest

He died in Portugal’s capital Lisbon on March 17 at the age of 61.

25 May 00:00 The East African 3857388830836907130.html
Ethiopia records highest daily Covid-19 rise with 88 new cases

Thirteen are said to have travel history from abroad.

25 May 00:00 The East African 3857388831043966308.html
Japan set to lift coronavirus emergency as cases slow down

The country has been spared the worst of the pandemic.

25 May 00:00 The East African 3857388831372970937.html
Nigeria fines UK airline for violating Covid-19 travel ban

The plane had been approved strictly for humanitarian operations.

25 May 00:00 The East African 3857388831057983384.html
Family of exiled top Saudi officer Saad al-Jabri 'targeted'

Saad al-Jabri fled to Canada but officials are going after his children back home, the BBC is told.

25 May 00:25 BBC News 3883826129164475843.html
Boris Johnson will pay a price for standing by Cummings

If the UK Prime Minister's most important adviser did nothing wrong, why did all sides work so hard to conceal what he did?

25 May 00:20 Australian Financial Review 3974284487677444545.html
Acceptance of tech will lead Australia’s business transformation

To throw light onto the other side of the COVID-19 canyon, AFR Magazine seeks out those who have proven they can see beyond the horizon – and Rethink.

25 May 00:06 Australian Financial Review 3974284487150785332.html
One Dead, Many Injured As Fire Razes IDPs Camp In Borno

According to National Emergency Management Agency, the fire was ignited during the weekend from one of the kitchens in the emergency shelters erected in the camp.

25 May 00:00 Sahara Reporters 4209699744202784716.html
BREAKING: WHO Suspends Trial Of Hydroxychloroquine As COVID-19 Treatment Over Safety Concerns

Hydroxycholoroquine has been touted by United States President, Donald Trump, and others as a possible treatment for the disease.

25 May 00:00 Sahara Reporters 4209699744476064741.html
COVID-19: The Revival Must Start With Education By Seun Awogbenle

Technology must be at the heart of our new reforms, including improving access to the internet and ensuring that data is affordable for the greatest number of our population. One of the numerous impact of COVID-19 is that all over the world, teaching and learning won’t remain the same and Nigeria cannot afford to be left behind.

25 May 00:00 Sahara Reporters 4209699744367569221.html
Former NASA Engineer, Mark Rober, Builds 'Ninja Warrior' Obstacle Course to Get Rid of Thieving Squirrels

Former NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory engineer Mark Rober has spent most of his time creating videos on YouTube that focus on exploring engineering concepts and science through a bunch of fun experiments.

25 May 00:47 Tech Times 4011848567185562403.html
Ferronova secures $3.5m funding for cancer trials

Ferronova has developed technology to help surgeons detect if cancer causing a solid tumour has spread to surrounding cells, it has raised VC funding to prove it works.

25 May 00:00 Australian Financial Review 3974284488335810476.html
Dashed Hopes: How Nigerian Research Agencies Spent N500m On Clinical Trials Of Local Drugs With No Commercial Output

The Civic Media Lab found that Nigerian government budgeted for a total of eight human-related clinical trials of locally produced drugs between 2015 and 2019 with no evidence of commercial output.

25 May 00:00 Sahara Reporters 4209699744542082421.html
BREAKING: INEC To Pilot E-Voting In 2021, Says Voters Without Face Masks Will Be Disallowed In Edo, Ondo Elections

The electoral umpire decried the rising cost of elections in the country, saying it would be liaising with the National Assembly to see how political parties can nominate replacements for dead representatives in line with a Supreme Court judgment that votes belong to the parties and not individuals.

25 May 00:00 Sahara Reporters 4209699745303303740.html
‘Nedbank Cup without spectators is a reality we have to consider’

The remaining fixtures in the Nedbank Cup are part of the PSL’s plans to resume the domestic club programme that has been on hold for two months due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

25 May 00:01 CityPress 437075751131167236.html
COVID-19: Nigerians Demand Opening Of Religious Places

In a recent poll conducted by SaharaTV on Twitter, the majority of respondents demanded that government should open religious centres while also demanding that the entire country should be re-opened.

25 May 00:00 Sahara Reporters 4209699745658403546.html
Nigerians Locked In Another Chinese Company In Ogun Cry Out For Help

One of the affected workers told SaharaReporters that aside from forcing them to work, the company had also stopped feeding them and refused to allow them to go out to get food.

25 May 00:00 Sahara Reporters 4209699746176652849.html
Adegboruwa Slams DSS For illegal Detention Of Lawyer, Demands Immediate Release

He added that once the court had intervened by granting bail to a defendant, such an order must be respected and not be subverted through devious means or by subterfuge.

25 May 00:00 Sahara Reporters 4209699745178831642.html
Alleged Witchcraft: Man Attacked For 'Stealing Destinies' In Imo Community

"The man was alleged to have engaged in some occult activities that had hampered the progress and development of people in the community. A photo that was circulating on social media showed an elderly man, probably in his seventies, surrounded by a charging mob.”

25 May 00:00 Sahara Reporters 4209699745997825575.html
Alireza Kohany Suggest 5 Things You Can Do Right Now to Prepare for the Post-Coronavirus Business World

Is your business ready for the five largest macro-trends we are about to see? Alireza Kohany explains...

25 May 00:00 Thrive Global 4395312877219800388.html
Here are the key challenges and scary facts confronting young people

Without a doubt, there will be more over-qualified job seekers and graduates going after fewer available job vacancies due mainly to automation and ageing population. As a result, more young people especially will increasingly be forced into spending more time in higher education.

25 May 00:00 Thrive Global 4395312876861721271.html
China points direction for post-pandemic world – The Global Times

The Global Times reports that China is "pointing out the correct direction - improving and reforming globalization; upholding multilateralism - for th

25 May 00:44 FXStreet 4480975638741300786.html
Japan Economy Minister Nishimura: State of emergency no longer needed in any region of country

As noted, Japan is seeking to end its state of emergency this week and in recent headlines, Japan Economy Minister Nishimura is on the verge of making

25 May 00:54 FXStreet 4480975639672313846.html
Elgar open to taking South Africa Test captaincy

Dean Elgar would be open to taking the South Africa Test captaincy and believes his experience shoul...

25 May 00:00 SportsMax 4584028975966457434.html
EUR/USD Price Analysis: Peeps above 1.09, but range play continues

EUR/USD is looking to begin the week on a positive note. The pair is currently trading at 1.0905, representing marginal gains on the day. However, des

25 May 00:37 FXStreet 4480975639337388311.html
Gold Price Analysis: XAU/USD mildly heavy below $1,750, looks to US-China tension for clues

Gold prices drop to $1,731, print 0.20% loss, intraday low of $1,730.37, by the press time of Tokyo open on Monday.

25 May 00:20 FXStreet 4480975639949484762.html
Joe Hart eyeing move abroad to revive career but accepts 'I'm not going to Real Madrid'

Joe Hart understands he is unlikely to earn a move to a top club at the end of the season but is eag...

25 May 00:00 SportsMax 4584028976092841482.html
Ultimate XI ODI Profile: Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma’s career started slowly. He was clearly a talented player but never found that consistency all great players possess. Over the last few years though, that part of his game has come on in...

25 May 00:00 SportsMax 4584028976442268242.html
Arthur Wint should be more than a footnote to the Jamaican people

Had he been alive, Dr Arthur Wint would have celebrated 100 years on planet earth today and what a wonderful celebration that would have been for a man who had accomplished so much. Each year at about...

25 May 00:00 SportsMax 4584028976530944436.html
US unemployment rate could rise to above 25% - Goldman Sachs

Analysts at Goldman Sachs now estimate the US unemployment rate could rise to above 25%. The jobless rate was previously forecasted to peak at 25%. Th

25 May 00:55 FXStreet 4480975640067761026.html
Coronavirus: Neville believes more Premier League players will drop out

Gary Neville is optimistic the Premier League will vote to restart the season in the near future, bu...

25 May 00:00 SportsMax 4584028976364370689.html
Bodybuilder Dexter Simon grows clientele in the face of COVID-19 pandemic

Trinidad and Tobago Bodybuilder Dexter Simon has always defied the odds and managed to emerge victoriously. In September 2017, just over two years after getting into bodybuilding, Simon won a gold med...

25 May 00:00 SportsMax 4584028976666884723.html
Coronavirus: Premier League clubs cleared for contact training by UK government

The United Kingdom government has given Premier League teams the green light for "close-contact" and...

25 May 00:00 SportsMax 4584028977022315335.html
Moments in Time: The day Ian Bishop showed he was still a destroyer

In 1993 the West Indies went into the fifth and final Test of a series against Australia at Perth tied at 1-1 and a number of brilliant performances made the game a one-sided affair, giving the visito...

25 May 00:00 SportsMax 4584028977429011297.html
'Unbelievable' – Klopp's physically gifted Liverpool side hailed by Coles

Phil Coles lauded Liverpool's "unbelievable" physicality as Jurgen Klopp's high-octane European cham...

25 May 00:00 SportsMax 4584028977252866994.html
West Indies paceman Gabriel pushing for involvement in England series

West Indies bowler Shannon Gabriel is hopeful of returning from injury in time to be selected for a ...

25 May 00:00 SportsMax 4584028977193561332.html
Coronavirus: Ewing released from hospital and 'getting much better'

NBA icon Patrick Ewing has been discharged from hospital and is recovering well after contracting co...

25 May 00:00 SportsMax 4584028977871939402.html
Ultimate XI ODI Profile: Saeed Anwar

Saeed Anwar almost never hit a ball in anger, though the 938 boundaries and 97 sixes he struck over the course of his 14-year career would suggest otherwise. But in Anwar, grace and timing were equal...

25 May 00:00 SportsMax 4584028977721710025.html
The Miracle of Istanbul: How Liverpool's 2005 comeback unfolded

At half-time in the 2005 Champions League final, Liverpool appeared out for the count. A team that...

25 May 00:00 SportsMax 4584028977981106761.html
First impressions are wrong half the time - Body-shaming athletes a poor start

When I told my friend I was dedicating this blog to footballers like him, right off the bat he knew what I meant. Fat footballers. Generally, fat means sluggish, lazy, slow and unskilled. Well, he’s n...

25 May 00:00 SportsMax 4584028978040874012.html
Federal judge rules Florida felons don't have to pay fines before registering to vote

A federal judge struck down a Florida law requiring felons in the state to pay all court fees and fines before voting.

25 May 00:32 Washington Examiner 4625792331905447435.html
JOA lauds the late 'gentle giant' Dr Arthur Wint on his 100th birthday

The Jamaica Olympic Association (JOA) has paid a special tribute to the legendary track and field icon, Dr Arthur Wint on the anniversary of his birth, for his ‘historic and pioneering’ achievements a...

25 May 00:00 SportsMax 4584028977644843218.html
Grocery prices start to soar

Experts have attributed this trend to the disruption in production and distribution during the lockdown. They also suggest that prices may continue to fluctuate in coming weeks, with no clarity on how the lockdown will be monitored in the days to come.

25 May 00:30 Bangalore Mirror 4632149708306011904.html
Family’s calls kept them going

Three guest workers survive on biscuits and water and cycle away non-stop to reach home There were times in their journey when they wanted to give up, but then a call from their family would give them.

25 May 00:30 Bangalore Mirror 4632149708594054477.html
Hosakote Lake trashed, it’s tomatoes this time

It seems Hosakote lake has become the go-to destination to dump all kinds of waste material.

25 May 00:30 Bangalore Mirror 4632149709128561059.html
Guardiola had to make his stamp at Man City – Hart reflects on departure

Joe Hart says he understands Pep Guardiola had to "make his stamp" after taking over at Manchester C...

25 May 00:00 SportsMax 4584028977491670352.html
Work begins, but salons struggle to make the cut

According to him, even the number of customers has come down drastically due to lack of space inside the salon to maintain physical distance. Most of the salons have two to four work stations. As of now, salons can accept only two customers at a time.​

25 May 00:30 Bangalore Mirror 4632149708563482022.html
Guest workers come back to homes reduced to ashes

With slum in Kacharakahalli gutted, workers are sleeping on the road; students have no way to study as their books are burnt too Around 200 guest workers from Kalaburagi had gone to their hometown for.

25 May 00:30 Bangalore Mirror 4632149709683980819.html
Postpone school year—solon

A house leader on Sunday appealed to the Department of Education (DepEd) to postpone the resumption of classes this year instead of resorting to online instruction.

25 May 00:40 4715274786120780882.html
On its deathbed, tourism needs local touch to revive

As industry has no way to revive itself, state govt thinks of concepts that can make it get going As most sectors resume businesses following the easing of lockdown, tourism and hospitality sector is .

25 May 00:30 Bangalore Mirror 4632149709191059319.html
Donald Trump Bars Travel From Brazil, A New Pandemic Hotspot

President Donald Trump on Sunday suspended travel from Brazil, which has emerged as a major new hotspot in the coronavirus pandemic, the White House said.

25 May 00:37 5090057681213494440.html
Back In 1979, Nintendo's President Said Everyone Should Copy Each Other's Ideas

"We need to abandon this idea of secrecy"

25 May 00:05 Nintendo Life 5246707017754400522.html
RCMP facing ‘systemic sustainability challenges’ due to provincial policing role

Provinces, territories and municipalities pay anywhere from 70 to 90 per cent of the cost of the RCMP’s services

25 May 00:00 North Delta Reporter 5327740412140255171.html
Patriots might not see Jarrett Stidham as NFL ready: 'Brian Hoyer will be the starter'

A former New England linebacker is skeptical of Stidham's chances of starting the 2020 season under center.

25 May 00:05 Sporting News 5110653853125953499.html
Young people form NGO to inspire other youth

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Aspirar JA, a non-governmental organisation based in Manch...

25 May 00:00 Jamaica Observer 5357348613815356299.html
Farmers use technology to boost sales

SCORES of farmers in Clarendon have been using locally developed technology platform

25 May 00:00 Jamaica Observer 5357348613903655876.html
Desperate Indian girl bikes 745 miles home with disabled dad

NEW DELHI, India (AP) — From her village in eastern India, 15-year-old Jyoti Kumari...

25 May 00:00 Jamaica Observer 5357348614051024003.html
Call for financial safety net for vulnerable workers

WITH thousands left reeling from sudden layoffs and redundancies in Jamaica and across th...

25 May 00:00 Jamaica Observer 5357348613928848857.html
As US edges toward reopening, a mixed picture takes shape

WASHINGTON, DC, United States (AFP) — Efforts across the United States to reopen th...

25 May 00:00 Jamaica Observer 5357348614417014030.html
Business leaders urge caution on return-to-workplace approach

SOME business leaders are urging companies to examine their individual situation, and hav...

25 May 00:00 Jamaica Observer 5357348614240875593.html
JN Group donates $1 million to assist elderly

THE work of the National Council for Senior Citizens (NCSC) — the umbrella organisa...

25 May 00:00 Jamaica Observer 5357348614792795489.html
China says virus pushing US ties to brink of 'Cold War'

BEIJING, China (AFP) — China said yesterday that relations with the United States w...

25 May 00:00 Jamaica Observer 5357348614322871106.html
Officials wrong to order deportation of Jamaican-born man, says US court

CONNECTICUT, United States (AP) — A federal appeals court has reversed a decision b...

25 May 00:00 Jamaica Observer 5357348614546878942.html
Truth, with strings attached

Why would anyone want to find a proof that the Earth is flat? Why the effort?

25 May 00:00 openDemocracy 5382241321700296378.html
Business owners urged to adjust to survive

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — President of the Manchester Chamber of Commerce Kenisha Dw...

25 May 00:00 Jamaica Observer 5357348615637217488.html
Health organisations say children under one at risk of diseases amid COVID-19

GENEVA, Switzerland (CMC) — Several health organisations are warning that children ...

25 May 00:00 Jamaica Observer 5357348614922964724.html
REPORT: Antonio Brown Could Miss The Entire 2020 Season

Free-agent wide receiver Antonio Brown is coming off a 2019 campaign where he only got to suit up once for…

25 May 00:42 Total Pro Sports 5536572204696486218.html
Crown says why Sanja Elliott cannot be believed

THE $400-million Manchester Municipal Corporation (MPC) fraud trial ended on Friday, May ...

25 May 00:00 Jamaica Observer 5357348615272150681.html
Aston Martin's chief to leave as a part of shake-up

GAYDON, England: Aston Martin Chief Executive Andy Palmer is leaving the business as part of a management shake-up and will be replaced by Tobias ...

25 May 00:35 CNA 5644198863680560507.html
Denmark asks lovestruck travelers to show proof of romance

If you have a partner in Denmark, you might be allowed to visit them — but only if you show evidence of your relationship to the Danish police. The rule applies to travelers from Germany and the Scandinavian countries.

25 May 00:00 Deutsche Welle 550934689796995802.html
Football: Werner bags hat-trick as Leipzig trounce Mainz

BERLIN: Timo Werner bagged a hat-trick as RB Leipzig thrashed Mainz 5-0 on Sunday (May 24) to climb back to third in the Bundesliga and keep their ...

25 May 00:05 CNA 5644198864075609901.html
Cycling: Italy's Ciccone wins Challenge of Stars climbers' event

STELVIO, Italy: Italian Giulio Ciccone won the climbers' event in a virtual cycling competition, the Challenge of Stars, on Sunday (May 24). The ...

25 May 00:55 CNA 5644198863031651077.html
Trump threatens to move Republican convention over COVID-19 restrictions

Trump threatens to move Republican convention over COVID-19 restrictions

25 May 00:00 5710361974421852822.html
Italy's Ciccone wins Challenge of Stars climbers' event

Italian Giulio Ciccone won the climbers' event in a virtual cycling competition, the Challenge of Stars, on Sunday.

25 May 00:55 CNA 5644198863585100600.html
Nordic investors turn up heat on coal in climate campaign

Nordic investors turn up heat on coal in climate campaign

25 May 00:00 5710361974513278698.html
NASDAQ Awaits Other Indices To Follow Its Lead; V-Recovery In Place (For Now)

Stocks Analysis by Declan Fallon covering: S&P 500, US SmallCap 2000, iShares Russell 2000 ETF, NASDAQ Composite. Read Declan Fallon's latest article on

25 May 00:00 5710361974633330053.html
Top 5 Things to Know in the Market on Monday, May 25th

Top 5 Things to Know in the Market on Monday, May 25th

25 May 00:00 5710361975161094818.html
EU must present united front to shield pandemic-hit banks: regulator

EU must present united front to shield pandemic-hit banks: regulator

25 May 00:00 5710361974640074760.html
Canada's banks to cement status as solid investments in a crisis

Canada's banks to cement status as solid investments in a crisis

25 May 00:00 5710361975199932103.html
Hong Kong And Chinese Markets Face Economic, Political, Technical Headwinds

Stocks Analysis by Candy Matheson covering: Hang Seng, Shanghai Composite. Read Candy Matheson's latest article on

25 May 00:00 5710361975227011210.html
Earnings Estimates Decline Further, Pushing Stock Market Valuations Even Higher

Stocks Analysis by Michael Kramer covering: S&P 500, Dow Jones Industrial Average, SPDR S&P 500, Apple Inc. Read Michael Kramer's latest article on

25 May 00:00 5710361975296804022.html
Slump in consumption, exports push Germany into recession in first quarter

Slump in consumption, exports push Germany into recession in first quarter

25 May 00:00 5710361975334313374.html
Forex - Dollar Drifts Higher in Thin Trade as Hong Kong Flares up Again

Forex - Dollar Drifts Higher in Thin Trade as Hong Kong Flares up Again

25 May 00:00 5710361975066425720.html
Still A Lot of Value in Corporate Bond Market

Bonds Analysis by Brian Gilmartin covering: General Motors Company, iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF, Crude Oil WTI Futures, SPDR® S&P Biotech ETF. Read Brian Gilmartin's latest article on Investing.c

25 May 00:00 5710361974769838415.html
WHO warns of 'second peak' in areas where COVID-19 declining

WHO warns of 'second peak' in areas where COVID-19 declining

25 May 00:00 5710361975583757197.html
Walmart's Mexico unit pays scaled-down tax of $358 million after government talks

Walmart's Mexico unit pays scaled-down tax of $358 million after government talks

25 May 00:00 5710361975462780823.html
Thai central bank governor Veerathai will not seek 2nd term

Thai central bank governor Veerathai will not seek 2nd term

25 May 00:00 5710361975509336526.html
EU eyes first face-to-face summit in months to haggle over budget

EU eyes first face-to-face summit in months to haggle over budget

25 May 00:00 5710361975761852636.html
3 Reasons Bitcoin Will Ultimately Break Out To The Upside

Market Analysis by Andy Hecht covering: BTC/USD, Bitcoin Futures CME. Read Andy Hecht's Market Analysis on

25 May 00:00 5710361975800525164.html
Dollar holds advantage as Hong Kong tensions test risk-wary investors

Dollar holds advantage as Hong Kong tensions test risk-wary investors

25 May 00:00 5710361974561252895.html
Explainer: Emerging get-tough consensus among Trump's China advisers tested by Hong Kong debate

Explainer: Emerging get-tough consensus among Trump's China advisers tested by Hong Kong debate

25 May 00:00 5710361975557510283.html
Australia gives companies a six-month break from earnings forecasts

Australia gives companies a six-month break from earnings forecasts

25 May 00:00 5710361975902553775.html
Toyota, Nissan and Honda gear up for Mexico reboot after COVID-19 lockdowns

Toyota, Nissan and Honda gear up for Mexico reboot after COVID-19 lockdowns

25 May 00:00 5710361975749078646.html
Brazil still plans to privatize 43 airports through 2022: minister

Brazil still plans to privatize 43 airports through 2022: minister

25 May 00:00 5710361976076268615.html
3 Reasons Bitcoin Will Ultimately Break Out To The Upside

Market Analysis by Andy Hecht covering: BTC/USD, Bitcoin Futures CME. Read Andy Hecht's Market Analysis on

25 May 00:00 5710361976284551786.html
Gold Down Over Escalating U.S.-China Tensions

Gold Down Over Escalating U.S.-China Tensions

25 May 00:00 5710361976189630769.html
Nissan and Renault shelve merger plans to repair their alliance: sources

Nissan and Renault shelve merger plans to repair their alliance: sources

25 May 00:00 5710361976174915929.html
Mexico can benefit from Chinese economic slowdown, Lopez Obrador says

Mexico can benefit from Chinese economic slowdown, Lopez Obrador says

25 May 00:00 5710361976030604105.html
Germany stamps authority on Lufthansa with $9.8 billion lifeline

Germany stamps authority on Lufthansa with $9.8 billion lifeline

25 May 00:00 5710361976455214065.html
Gold Trading Along Last Week’s Lows

Commodities Analysis by Sunshine Profits (Paul Rejczak) covering: XAU/USD, XAG/USD, Gold Futures, Silver Futures. Read Sunshine Profits (Paul Rejczak)'s latest article on

25 May 00:00 5710361976253533304.html
Japan PM Abe: to lift state of emergency for all of Japan today

Japan PM Abe: to lift state of emergency for all of Japan today

25 May 00:00 5710361976263668194.html
Bank of Canada head: inflation could return to target more slowly

Bank of Canada head: inflation could return to target more slowly

25 May 00:00 5710361976556386614.html
All About The Bitcoin Halving

Bitcoin just underwent a halving, the third in the cryptocurrency's history, on March 11. Every transaction in the entire history of Bitcoin is recorded on ever

25 May 00:08 Seeking Alpha 5725634558082136034.html
Mexican auto industry groups urge Puebla state to allow operations to restart

Mexican auto industry groups urge Puebla state to allow operations to restart

25 May 00:00 5710361976327953162.html
Talmudic Wisdom for the Pandemic

While showing good caution and judgment, the main thing is not to fear.

25 May 00:00 Psychology Today 5895805838651485106.html
What Do The Latest PMI Surveys Suggest About The State Of The Economy?

Is the economy contracting at a slower pace than in April? Is more coronavirus relief on the way for Europe? The latest on equity market performance.

25 May 00:21 Seeking Alpha 5725634557327946577.html
Liberia: Guinean Herbalist Arrested for Allegedly Raping 17-Year-Old Teenage Mother in Nimba County

Saclepea, Nimba County – A Guinean national, claiming to have power to exorcize witch spell from people have been arrested by Police in Nimba County for allegedly raping a teenage mother in Saclepea City. According to the Police Charge Sheet, the man Saye Mezy, 35, kept the survivor, 17, in his room on May 15 […]

25 May 00:20 FrontPageAfrica 5766546263046063144.html
Merkel's conservatives want stimulus package to include tax relief: document

Merkel's conservatives want stimulus package to include tax relief: document

25 May 00:00 5710361976413423616.html
A “Replication crisis?” No! It’s Academic Demagoguery Part I

What’s the deal with the “replication crisis” in social science?

25 May 00:00 Psychology Today 5895805839202903871.html
AFP has issued the United States with 98 telco data requests since 2014 | ZDNet

The Australian Federal Police said an updated regime to request communications data from overseas would be more heavily utilised.

25 May 00:36 ZDNet 591556593521598505.html
A “Replication Crisis?” No, It’s Academic Demagoguery

What’s the deal with the “replication crisis” in social science?

25 May 00:00 Psychology Today 5895805839365546086.html
How America Fell into Toxic Individualism

The American psyche's tendencies towards narcisissism and individualism have been weaponized into a toxic mentality that desperately needs reform and change.

25 May 00:00 Psychology Today 5895805838395151820.html
Is the Global Fight Against COVID-19 Reducing Prejudice?

Is the global fight against the coronavirus reducing social prejudice and discrimination? Effects of the current pandemic on intergroup behavior.

25 May 00:00 Psychology Today 5895805839260125653.html
What The Actual Fuck: Hitler’s Rumoured Pet Alligator Named Saturn Has Died At Age 84

What the actual fuck.

25 May 00:44 Pedestrian TV 5961900144849950185.html
Challengers beat incumbents on account opening experience

Many of the UK's leading high street banks have fallen behind their upstart digital rivals when it comes to making it easy and fast to open an account, suggests a review of 12 players' user experience.

25 May 00:01 Finextra 6000504750157821605.html
Apple Leaks Reveal Radical New MacBook Pro

As Apple prepares to move the MacBook from Intel to ARM, how do you market and sell such a radical laptop?

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530287654965.html
Cosmic 'Ring of Fire' 11 Billion Years Ago: How did structures in early universe form?

Astronomers have captured an image of a super-rare type of galaxy -- described as a 'cosmic ring of fire' -- as it existed 11 billion years ago.

25 May 00:00 ScienceDaily 600754801244458629.html
A new critically endangered frog named after 'the man from the floodplain full of frogs'

A new species of a criticallyendangered miniaturized stump-toed frog of the genus Stumpffia found in Madagascar is named Stumpffia froschaueri after ''the man from the floodplain full of frogs'', Christoph Froschauer.

25 May 00:00 ScienceDaily 600754802997732222.html
Richard Branson’s Virgin Orbit Fails With First Rocket Launch After ‘Anomaly’ - But Is Already Preparing To Try Again

Virgin Orbit, a small satellite company that hopes to launch rockets to space from the wing of a plane, failed in its attempt to launch for the first time today – but says it is already building its next rocket to try again.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530323052033.html
Stimulus Checks Waiting For People With Little Income And No Income

People who have no income at all are eligible to get stimulus checks. People with low income are eligible to get stimulus checks. Homeless people are eligible to get stimulus checks. And, yes, people who aren’t legally required to file federal taxes can get a $1,200 stimulus check.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530289581275.html
Stock Market Boost: Unemployment Outlook Shifts To Positive

The unemployment trend, no longer rising, now looks ready to decline

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530326068586.html
Pandemic Receding, Investors Review The Fallout

But if we are dealing with this come July, markets are going to reassess big time.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530393115056.html
The Division 2’s Next Three Seasons Of Manhunts Just Leaked And They Are Wild

The Division 2's next three manhunts just leaked and boy, things are getting interesting.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530339495478.html
Business Leaders Need To Show The Way To A Post-Virus World

With politicians generally floundering in their attempts to reveal a route out of lockdown, executives have an opportunity to give a lead.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530414820460.html
Southern Company: Still A Stock To Own?

In March 2008, Southern Company announced construction of new nuclear reactors. A dozen years later, Southern’s pair of 1.1 gigawatt capacity reactors are still under construction. And the company’s projected startup date has slid from 2016 to 2022.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530460726841.html
New Documentary Tells Story Of Nike Air Jordans, Warts And All

"One Man and His Shoes" gives a fascinating look at Michael Jordan's career with Nike, for better and for worse.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530464834748.html
‘Billions’ Season 5, Episode 4 Recap: It Takes A Monster To Destroy A Monster

In the latest episode of 'Billions' entitled "Opportunity Zone," Axe learns that winning isn’t as fun if your enemy no longer wants what you have.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530336331079.html
WHO Pauses Hydroxychloroquine Study Amid Concerns Over Drug’s Safety

The decision comes after a paper published in The Lancet found using the drug to treat coronavirus led to higher rates of death and heart issues.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530455137426.html
The Best Mattress Sales You’ll Find This Memorial Day

Whether you’re starting from scratch or upgrading your bed, right now is the best time of year to buy a mattress.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530553400753.html
The Event Horizon Of Truth

Whatever happens beyond an event horizon cannot be seen, and in many ways this can serve as an apt metaphor for how our seemingly infinite access to information is actually drowning us in a sea of misinformation right now, along with facts, breaking news, conspiracy theories and the like.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530493024230.html
Polo G And Jason Isbell Chart New Top 10 Albums Behind Future’s Latest No. 1

Future has claimed the throne on the Billboard 200 with his latest release High Off Life.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530603871160.html
Ariana Grande And Justin Bieber Score The Best Sales Week For A Single Since Taylor Swift A Year Ago

The track starts with 108,000 copies sold in just the first seven days it was available.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530559740696.html
Microsoft Upgrades Android With Powerful Surface Features

Microsoft is hard at work to bring the power of the Surface Pen to Android.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530794669839.html
WWE Raw Results: News, Notes As WWE’s Live Crowd Upstages AEW’s; Mysterio To Retire

WWE Raw results, news, notes and business analysis on Memorial Day, May 25, 2020.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530633274577.html
Aging In Place? A Check-In Device May Increase Safety And Security

Older adults who are aging in place can augment their level of safety and security by using a check-in device. The old-style devices had a button to press. Today you can use an app on your smart phone

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530744182278.html
Joe Biden Appears In Public For 1st Time In Two Months–Wearing A Face Mask

This is the first time the former vice president has appeared in public since mid-March.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530828013326.html
A Pandemic Stampede To The Hamptons Leads To A Desperate Search For Summer Rentals

COVID anxiety is even reaching beyond summer as families ponder a permanent residence in the Hamptons.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530721870463.html
Who Wins In Recessions? The Rich And The Lucky

While virtually everyone else has been struggling through the COVID-19 recession, billionaires added more than $400 billion to their wealth.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530716611064.html
‘Minecraft Dungeons’ Release Date And 5 Things To Know Before You Play

There's a new Minecraft out this week. Here's the release date and 5 things you need to know for 'Minecraft Dungeons'.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530876227775.html
Is It The Right Time To Buy Raytheon Technologies After A 55% Fall In 2020?

Raytheon Technologies, best known for its missiles and other aerospace and defense products, has seen its stock fall more than 50% year-to-date, as the coronavirus pandemic is expected to have a significant impact on its aerospace business. Raytheon’s stock also remains down by about 45% from...

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530768736113.html
Gamers Beware: Stealthy Malware Steals Your Discord Password And Attacks Your Friends

Today, Discord has 250 million registered users and around 15 million of them active on any given day... which is why it’s become a popular target for cybercriminals.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530848942103.html
Jamaica Leads The Way In Profiling Post-Pandemic Travel And Travelers

Jamaica, and all of its famous resorts, leads the way in establishing COVID-19 protocols for 2020 travel.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530937943909.html
Survey: 44% Of Nonprofits Anticipate Further Staff Cuts Due To Coronavirus

A new survey of more than 750 nonprofits around the U. S. finds that 18% of nonprofit staff has been furloughed or laid off already — and 44% of respondents anticipate even more layoffs to come.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530887825957.html
Automakers Push Through Pandemic To Launch Huge Wave Of EVs

Electric vehicles expected to launch in 2020 include models such as the Tesla Model Y, Rivian RST truck, Ford Mustang Mach-E, BMW iX3 SUV, Honda e compact, Volvo XC40 Recharge, and the next-generation Toyota Mirai.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530944716315.html
Chinese Virologist Warns Coronavirus Is 'Just Tip Of The Iceberg'

A Chinese scientist denied Wuhan played a role in the Covid-19 pandemic and warned that similar infectious outbreaks could arise in the future.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530933104402.html
4 Ways Ariana Grande Made Hot 100 History With Her Latest No. 1 Hit

Before the “Stuck With U” singer landed her third immediate champion, only Mariah Carey had been able to start a trio of tracks in first place.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531013810645.html
Here Are The Parts Of The ‘Fortnite’ Map The Doomsday Countdown May Destroy For Season 3

The Fortnite Doomsday countdown is ticking down, and here's what a destroyed, flooded map could look like for season 3.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531068368685.html
6-Year-Old Tests Positive For Coronavirus, Complicating South Korea's School Reopening Plans

South Korea closes 10 kindergartens and five elementary schools after a 6-year-old boy tests positive for the novel coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531021642240.html
Cree Stock Headed Below $35?

Due to the spread of the novel Coronavirus that has rattled the stock markets and the broader economy, at the current price of $50 per share, we believe Cree stock (NASDAQ: CREE) could see significant downside if there are no signs of abatement of the crisis by June 2020...

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587530986703728.html
Retail Today: How The Great Toilet Paper Scare–And More Ordinary Factors–Are Affecting Luxury Product Showrooms And Sales

How independent luxury products retailers are doing, and what's next on the horizon: A visit with the executive director of Luxury Products Group, a buying group and multi-faceted business-improvement resource for independent bath, kitchen and lighting showrooms, Jeff MacDowell.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531036261787.html
‘Phantasy Star Online 2’ North American PC Pre-Load And Exact Launch Time Revealed

Today Sega revealed the exact launch timing and pre-load timing for Phantasy Star Online 2 on PC for the North American release.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531105732131.html
Oil Has Recovered From Record Lows But $40 Prices Unlikely Before Q3 2020

Market has recovered from record lows but a clear cut pathway for a sustained rally isn’t here yet.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531196154331.html
Finances And Coronavirus: Threats And Opportunities In Lockdown Era

The financial impact of coronavirus will be felt far and wide - but while it is painful for some, it is delivering surprising benefits for others, at least in the short term

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531083513962.html
Newmont Stock Has Doubled. Is It Still A Buy?

Despite the bear market brought on by the coronavirus, close to 4% of all U. S. stocks with a current market value of $500 million or more have doubled in the past year, including the largest U.S.-based gold mining stock. Too late to buy?

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531174847418.html
Trump’s And Biden’s Memorial Day Events Highlight Starkly Different Campaign Tones

The president’s raucous Baltimore visit coincided with the former vice president’s somber wreath laying.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531217705157.html
Following Pressure From Trump And Pastors, California Allows Places Of Worship To Reopen With Restrictions

They will have to cap attendance at 25% and take other measures to mitigate the spread of coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531242835556.html
Here’s How Much Money Private Investigators Make In Every State

Find out where private investigators earn the most money in the United States, and where they earn the least.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531224772247.html
The Best Memorial Day Sales Happening Now

Here's where to find all the best Memorial Day deals, from custom suits to patio furniture sets and beyond.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531240197881.html
Huawei Just Fixed The Camera’s Biggest Flaw On The Huawei P40 Pro

The new EMUI update is rolling out globally and adds new features as well as the very welcome camera fix.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531254976046.html
Did You Know eBay Is Probing Your Computer? Here’s How To Stop It

Going, going, gone too far? The world's most famous online auction site probes your computer when you connect. Here's why, and what you can do about it.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531234219980.html
Could ‘Solo 2’ Find New Life As A Disney Plus Series?

Some fans want to see Solo 2 in the Star Wars Universe. Could Disney Plus actually make that happen?

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531341892388.html
There’s A Big Game Coming To PlayStation Plus For June

PlayStation Plus is getting a big game for June, according to Sony.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531302762777.html
Staying Connected - With Bars And Restaurants Locked Down, Can Innovation Sustain Drinks And Food Sector Entrepreneurs?

U.K. Bars and restaurants remain in lockdown, a situation that also affects food and drinks suppliers. Rum entrepreneur, George Frost says innovation, flexibility and a willingness to help out partners are vital at this time.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531288452634.html
Coinbase Investor And Reddit Cofounder Sees A New Bitcoin And Crypto ‘Spring’

Reddit co-founder and early investor in major U.S. bitcoin and crypto exchange Coinbase, Alexis Ohanian, has said he sees the green shoots of a new bitcoin and "crypto spring"...

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531349809589.html
Why Is 3sYqo15hiL Such A Popular Password?

Let's go all Scooby-Doo and unmask why 3sYqo15hiL is such a popular password

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531289441218.html
Singaporean Mobile Marketplace Carousell Launches Hong Kong Property Platform

The feature, called Carousell Property, provides listings of local and overseas residential and industrial properties for sale and rent through its Carousell mobile application.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531402542431.html
Strategies To Hire The Right Person—Virtually

Virtual hiring is here to stay. Here’s how to make it work for you.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531451268308.html
Blowing Off Dr. Birx — Why Is America Ignoring Its Top Woman Physician?

Beyond politics, there is a troubling reason why Americans are ignoring Dr. Birx. Could it also be that she is a woman?

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531375141885.html
Electric Cars For Beginners: 5 Silly Reasons To Buy A Tesla Model 3, Chevy Bolt Or Any Electric Vehicle

Consider this: an electric car is practically maintenance free.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531446880867.html
What Time Is The SpaceX Launch? How To Watch Wednesday’s NASA-SpaceX ‘Launch America’ From Home

Here's the SpaceX launch time as two US astronauts launch to the International Space Station (ISS) from US soil, and on a US rocket. This is where and when to watch history being made.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531439363269.html
Why Orange Juice Sales Are On The Rise

For consumers who prefer to skip juicing an orange and fighting with the pulp in their kitchens, bottled orange juice is an easy and safe alternative. However, during the coronavirus outbreak, sales of orange juice are not increasing because of shoppers' desire for convenience.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531478982816.html
Former Windows Chief Chooses iPad Pro As His New Desktop PC

The man who was in charge of Windows 8 turns to Apple's iPad Pro to power his latest desktop computer

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531525657117.html
Italy Travel: This Is Why It Should Soon Be Possible For All Tourists

Italy is welcoming tourists back from June 3–but only Europeans not international visitors. Italian travel experts believe others can pack their bags soon for an Italian holiday–possibly from June 15 if EU borders reopen. Overseas arrivals will depend on COVID-19 levels in Italy and other countries.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531566655984.html
HBO Max Brings Back Bugs Bunny And The Looney Tunes Gang In Classic Style

Showrunner Peter Browngardt talks about how he captured the zany atmosphere of the original cartoons for their big-time revival on HBO Max.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531617658246.html
Birds Of A Feather: The Stepchickens Cult On TikTok Is The Next Evolution Of The Influencer Business

A comedian named Melissa, aka Mother Hen, has supercharged her TikTok following—and her potential earning power.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531473886726.html
WWE Superstars Call Out Wrestling Media Personality For Harsh Comments About Alexa Bliss

Alexa Bliss and multiple WWE Superstars have taken to Twitter to call out JDFromNY206.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531470456656.html
Planning, Creativity Keep National World War I Museum And Memorial Staff Employed Through Closure

Cultural workers have been devastated by coronavirus closures. With their workplaces nationwide shuttered to the public, they have been laid off and furloughed by the thousands.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531566819432.html
Consumer Spending And Demand Has Changed Due To The Pandemic

The Commerce Department says GDP shrank by 4.8% in the first quarter of 2020 – the worst decline since 2009. However, business owners can take advantage of massive shifts in demand and behavior to serve new customers.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531685081206.html
‘Godzilla,’ ‘Star Wars’ And The Most Infamous Memorial Day Box Office Disasters

'Solo,' 'Godzilla' and the seven biggest big-budget whiffs to strike out on Memorial Day weekend.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531668183724.html
China’s E-Commerce Players Post Strong Quarterly Results Despite Covid-19

China’s three largest e-commerce platforms Alibaba ($BABA), ($JD) and Pinduoduo ($PDD) have all released their earning results for the first quarter this year, and it’s worth taking a minute to review the numbers.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531666220960.html
Thousands Of Americans Flagrantly Violated CDC Social Distancing Guidelines This Memorial Day Weekend. Here Are The Worst Offenders

Memorial Day weekend 2020 offered millions of Americans their first taste of freedom and the chance to go to the beach in months. Tens of thousands of people put them—and the rest of summer—at risk by flaunting the rules

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531724025751.html
Amazon Launches Food Delivery Service With “Amazon Food” In India

Amazon is starting to offer online food delivery, which is called Amazon Food, in Bengaluru.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531647772912.html
If The NBA Can Thrive Under A “Bubble,” Why Not The Presidential Election?

Joe Biden should place the ten-or-so women associated with his vice presidential search under a "bubble" in Las Vegas or Orlando – or some other city in some swing state where they could engage in what, in effect, would be a really awful version of television’s "Survivor" series.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531816725666.html
Coronavirus Losses: Arizona Nonprofits Assess ‘Tip Of The Iceberg’

Coronavirus-related shutdowns have cost Arizona’s nonprofits more than $800,000 worth of volunteer hours, and counting, according to a survey by the Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531787455381.html
For The First Time, No Deaths Registered In The Most Hit Region By Coronavirus In Italy

Yesterday for the first time Lombardy, the most hit region in Italy by coronavirus, has registered zero deaths. But experts say that the data will need to be better analyzed, before it can be considered final.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531757736514.html
How To Sustain And Strengthen Company Culture Through The Coronavirus Pandemic

Shape, cement and leverage company culture through difficult times.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531977946978.html
No, Software Still Can’t Grade Student Essays

Robo-grading would be swift, cheap, and consistent. The only problem after all these years is that it still can’t be done.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531907576369.html
Growth Of Million-Dollar, One-Person Businesses Accelerates

US Census statistics show that a growing number of solopreneurs and business partnerships broke seven figures in 2018.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531831030138.html
‘Unschooling’ Isn’t The Answer To Education Woes—It’s The Problem

With schools closed, the concept of unschooling—allowing kids to direct their own learning—is being touted by some as timely and new. But the idea has been around for centuries, and its influence on education has been mostly pernicious.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531997439860.html
Breaking Through The Glass Ceiling - A Spring For Women In Artificial Intelligence

Many women have historically seen both AI and drug discovery as predominantly male professions.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532016930395.html
History Repeats As Brazil Delivers Another Iron Ore Boom

Brazil’s worsening Covid-19 crisis is making waves in the commodities world with reduced iron ore shipments from the South American country lifting the price of the steel-making material by 30% to almost $100 a ton.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532101183954.html
What A Trans-Tasman ‘Bubble’ Could Look Like For Australia And New Zealand

As New Zealand continues its efforts to eradicate Covid-19 and move closer to alert level 1, Australia and other Pacific island nations are being considered for a Trans-Tasman travel "bubble." Here's what that might look like.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532088433749.html
The Immigrant Hero Who Died Saving Fellow Americans

Immigrant Leslie Sabo Jr. died saving fellow American soldiers in Cambodia, and 42 years passed before was he awarded the Medal of Honor.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532044816615.html
Report From Italy – How Consumers Act As Retail Reopens

I was recently introduced to Ms. Francesca Venturi who gave me an insight on Italy's reopening of stores. Her observations are valuable on how the United States shoppers may act.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532089571307.html
Tax Attorneys Fight Covid-19 Stay-Home Order In Idaho

Donald “Mac” MacPherson is the most colorful tax attorney I have ever covered.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532059035754.html
Millions Of Android Users To Get This Killer New WhatsApp Alternative

Google's surprise move has WhatsApp users in its sights.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587531970201129.html
When It Comes To College Sports, June Is More Important Than September

This June is a month unlike any other one in the history of higher education; this June, the decision whether to go online, in person, or some hybrid/flex combination will be solidified.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532170324673.html
TSA Wants A DIY Airport Security Option ‘Just Like Self-Checkout At Grocery Stores’

Airport security queues could get a lot shorter thanks to do-it-yourselfers.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532109969000.html
‘Significant Advance’ In Detecting Small, Early-Stage Tumors On MRIs

Researchers celebrate creation of a new technique to pinpoint cancer.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532216583920.html
Will A Tropical Weather System Delay Historic SpaceX Astronaut Launch This Week?

Will weather cooperate for the historic SpaceX launch carrying astronauts to space this week? Here's the latest.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532111582156.html
The Right To Bear Crypto? Trump Allies Introduce Comprehensive Blockchain Bills

In 2020, two Pro-Life, Pro-Guns, and Pro-Trump Conservative Republicans in Congress could now be designated as Pro-Crypto and Pro-Blockchain.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532186610590.html
Trump Rules Out Moving Republican Convention To His Golf Resort, After Threatening Move From North Carolina

The president wants to see “thousands of enthusiastic Republicans” in Charlotte, North Carolina at the end of August.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532105511248.html
China Will Use Its Digital Currency To Compete With The USD

Digitization of currency is inevitable — it is whether or not it is cryptocurrency that prevails that will determine whether that will be at the hands of nation-states battling with one another, or a set of independent peers cooperating with one another.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532286056155.html
The Startup Trying To Take A Bite Out Of Fake News, Civics Illiteracy

These two founders have launched a company to help young readers develop good news habits, and help news companies reach them.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532229758071.html
Trump Threatens To Move Republican Convention If North Carolina Doesn’t Reopen

The president wants to see “thousands of enthusiastic Republicans” in Charlotte, North Carolina at the end of August.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532221157417.html
To What Extent Does A Photograph Reveal The Truth About Someone’s Personality?

Two experiments confirm that a photograph reveals a great deal about a person's personality, although it does depend on how the photo was taken.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532403392326.html
3 Ways Every Company Should Prepare For The Internet Of Things

The Internet of Things (IoT) is a technology trend that will impact every business. With the amount of smart connected devices exploding, here is how every company can get ready.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532420357315.html
On Memorial Day, National World War II Museum Reopens After Laying Off Nearly A Third Of Staff

Museums are having to deal with significant revenue fallout since visitors have had to stay home.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532340554977.html
New Zealand PM carries on with TV interview during quake

Rest of World News: New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern barely skipped a beat when an earthquake struck during a live television interview Monday morning. She inter

25 May 00:28 The Times of India 6060938664178292899.html
When Will America’s Last World War II Veterans Pass Away? [Infographic]

This Memorial Day, approximately 325,000 U.S. WWII veterans are still alive but their ranks are steady declining.

25 May 00:00 Forbes 6028587532427792353.html
“Opposition is raising bogey of J&K “demography” for vote bank”

May 24, 2020: New Delhi: Lashing out at the opposition political parties, Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh said here today that the opposition is raising the bogey of Jammu & Kashmir “demography” for vote bank because it is apprehensive that the new Domicile Rules Notification will not enable it to continue thriving on limited pockets […]

25 May 00:46 Northlines 6096227020987756483.html
Flyers to Jammu, Srinagar to land in Quarantine, 6 Officers put on guard

Exempts 8 Categories of passengers to HQ after RTPCR test on arrival A day before domestic flight operations resume in the country, the Jammu and Kashmir Administration has appointed two senior officials each for the two civil airports at Jammu and Srinagar to assist the Nodal Officer and the respective Deputy Commissioners to handle the […]

25 May 00:43 Northlines 6096227021487762379.html
What the papers say – May 25

The crisis at No 10 over Dominic Cummings and Boris Johnson dominate the nation’s papers on Monday.

25 May 00:52 Jersey Evening Post 6141642774781164734.html
Case against flying school instructor for molestation

Two more girls accuse him of same; Vishakha committee set up for probe

25 May 00:30 Pune Mirror 6353030399265612416.html
PMPML to hit PCMC roads with odd-even seating from tomorrow

With the lockdown being slowly relaxed, Pune Mahanagar Parivahan Mahamandal Limited (PMPML) is eyeing to resume operations in Pimpri-Chinchwad from May 26.

25 May 00:30 Pune Mirror 6353030400154677977.html
Migrant couple seeking to return home to UP drowns in Mutha canal

They had jumped into the water to save their 7-yr-old son who was drawn away by strong current; while the boy survived, mother’s body was recovered later; searc

25 May 00:30 Pune Mirror 6353030399728279214.html
Economist Brian Easton says the media treat budgets as bit of a circus: lots of theatre and soon forgotten. For a serious economist they show how the official team of economists is thinking about the wider economy

Economist Brian Easton says the media treat budgets as bit of a circus: lots of theatre and soon forgotten. For a serious economist they show how the official team of economists is thinking about the wider economy

25 May 00:20 6454226275827601372.html
Ed Ducks For Cover

I don’t think a politician will utter the phrase ‘we’re following the science’ ever again, Ed confides to his diary, the scientists’ view is there’s no safety for everyone until the virus has died out and then there’ll be a second wave.

25 May 00:00 Electronics 6636672080212660234.html
Anxious passengers wait for flights to resume from today

With state govt and Centre differ on allowing airlines to fly, many are in a state of dilemma over status

25 May 00:30 Pune Mirror 6353030400659200192.html
The removal of LVR restrictions on new mortgage lending probably won't be much help to first home buyers in high priced areas like Auckland, Bay of Plenty, Wellington and Nelson

The removal of LVR restrictions on new mortgage lending probably won't be much help to first home buyers in high priced areas like Auckland, Bay of Plenty, Wellington and Nelson

25 May 00:31 6454226277268522859.html
Green & Gold Cleaning Ramping Up for COVID Re-Opening, Growing Demand

Business is booming for Green & Gold Cleaning.With the province gradually re-opening and the business sector returning to work, cleanliness is going to

25 May 00:00 6669504245069148746.html
Tiger Woods and Peyton Manning edge Phil Mickelson and Tom Brady in charity match

Tiger Woods and Peyton Manning saw off long time rivals Phil Mickelson and Tom Brady by a shot in their rain interrupted charity match

25 May 00:29 mirror 675785259856231087.html
Lockdown | Migrant workers leave for home with joy and relief

There were some anxious moments before they could set foot into the special Shramik service from Madurai to distant Bihar

25 May 00:02 The Hindu 6679535024265840722.html
Deal struck to dismantle blockades at Manitoba Hydro site, Indigenous group says

SPLIT LAKE, Man. - A Manitoba Indigenous group says there's a deal with the province's Crown-owned hydro utility to remove blockades set up over fears that

25 May 00:03 6669504245229251764.html
Seville derby could lead Spanish football restart: La Liga chief

All organised football in Spain was suspended indefinitely on March 12.

25 May 00:55 The Hindu 6679535024959492881.html
MP blasts Dominic Cummings after she couldn't see partner when he had a heart attack

Shadow international development minister and Cardiff North MP Anna McMorrin revealed she couldn't see partner and Blaenau Gwent AM Alun Davies for four days as he fought for his life

25 May 00:51 mirror 675785259891331293.html
Jeremy Kyle 'must be banned from TV until he is held to account over show death'

MP Damian Collins has called for a ban on Jeremy being allowed to return to television screens until he has answered questions in relation to his work on The Jeremy Kyle Show

25 May 00:54 mirror 675785260055858868.html
Coronavirus | Death toll mounts to 12 in Bihar

The State has so far reported 2,511 positive cases.

25 May 00:17 The Hindu 6679535025441362372.html
Tony Bellew is branded 'Tory Bellew' after backing Boris aide Dominic Cummings

Dominic Cummings has incurred the wrath of the British public after he broke lockdown but former light heavyweight champion Tony Bellew has no issue with his decision

25 May 00:55 mirror 675785260607002919.html
Bishops slam Boris Johnson for treating public 'as mugs' over Dominic Cummings

A number of senior Church of England members have spoken out against Boris Johnson, who defended his senior aide Dominic Cummings this evening after it was revealed he broke lockdown rules

25 May 00:17 mirror 675785260410965732.html
Man Utd urged to rival Liverpool in transfer pursuit of 'perfect' Timo Werner

Timo Werner has been linked with a Premier League transfer with Liverpool heading the queue but Man Utd have been told to consider a move

25 May 00:47 mirror 675785260863917081.html
Thalapathy Vijay firms up three movies after 'Master' - Tamil News -

Thalapathy Vijay's next release 'Master' directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj and costarring Vijay Sethupathi is the hottest Tamil movie amongst the trade circles not only in Tamil Nadu but the rest of I

25 May 00:00 6760332668282121436.html
Get ready for an immigration boom

The stars are aligning for a massive increase of immigration once the COVID-19 lockdown ends.

25 May 00:00 MacroBusiness 6890797928702408722.html
LNP's Ted Sorensen to retire after 26 years in local and state politics

The LNP will open nominations for the seat this week after Mr Sorensen announced his retirement on Monday.

25 May 00:39 WAtoday 6806590900537858004.html
Facebook shareholders urged to rebel against Zuckerberg

Facebook shareholders have been urged to pressure the company to remove Mark Zuckerberg as chairman.

25 May 00:00 WAtoday 6806590899808781719.html
Australian dollar to the moon as freedom dies

See the latest Australian dollar analysis here:

25 May 00:48 MacroBusiness 6890797928987100859.html
Realme X50 Pro Player launched in China: US$420 5G K30 Pro alternative sports 6.4 in 90Hz AMOLED panel, Snapdragon 865, 48MP quad-cameras and 65W fast charging

Realme just launched the Realme X50 Pro Player edition in China for RMB 2,999 (approx US$420). The flagship-killer sports a Snapdragon 865, vapor cooling, a 90 Hz panel, and 65W fast charging.

25 May 00:00 Notebookcheck 6932799088099146309.html
HTC billed to release a 5G smartphone later this year; a mid-ranger is in the works too

HTC is all set to make its highly-awaited comeback in July this year with its first-ever 5G smartphone. The company is also working on a mid-range HTC Desire 20 Pro that will come with a Snapdragon 6xx chip, 6GB of RAM, and a triple-camera setup.

25 May 00:00 Notebookcheck 6932799088201757604.html
Powkiddy X2: Affordable handheld console comes in at a low price while aping the Nintendo Switch

Powkiddy has launched a new, handheld games console. The Powkiddy X2 costs US$80 and looks unmistakably like the Nintendo Switch.

25 May 00:00 Notebookcheck 6932799088773413847.html
Xiaomi Mi Band 5 wearable fitness tracker revealed in new alleged live photo leak

The Xiaomi Mi Band 5 wearable fitness tracker has supposedly been leaked once again in some live photos. The alleged Mi Band 5 is shown being plugged into its charging station in the latest images. Few additional details are offered with the leaked photos, although a price of 200 yuan (US$28) has been speculated.

25 May 00:00 Notebookcheck 6932799088546388419.html
Deal struck to dismantle blockades at Manitoba Hydro site, Indigenous group says

Blockades were set up over fears workers could introduce COVID-19

25 May 00:38 The Globe and Mail 68426411166365558.html
LG Velvet: Snapdragon 765G smartphone scheduled for North American release; LG Q61 could be on the way too

The LG Velvet is coming to North America, according to South Korean media. Possibly costing upwards of US$735, the device features a 6.8-inch OLED display, a Sony IMX586 primary camera and a Snapdragon 765G processor. The newly announced LG Q61 appears to be getting an international release, too.

25 May 00:00 Notebookcheck 6932799088958507375.html
Rumor | Apple's butterfly keyboards might make a controversial return in the future

It has been rumored that Apple is busy working on improving the highly controversial butterfly keyboard that the OEM utilized in laptops such as the MacBook Pro, MacBook, and MacBook Air over the last few years. Although more recent models have been fitted with scissor switch keyboards, it could be that the butterfly keyboard will reappear in the future.

25 May 00:00 Notebookcheck 6932799089064963518.html
HP ProBook 430 G7 does not have many new features

HP has released a new affordable office laptop, the ProBook 430 G7. However, there is not a whole lot new in this device. One new feature is the processor, but it disappoints in our review.

25 May 00:00 Notebookcheck 6932799089235499212.html
Over 1.5 million developers have already flocked to the Huawei AppGallery, Huawei's alternative to the Google Play Store

Over 1.5 million developers have already signed up to the Huawei AppGallery, Huawei's in-house app store. Perceived to be an alternative to the Google Play Store during ongoing US trade sanctions, all new Huawei and Honor products will ship without Google Play Services.

25 May 00:00 Notebookcheck 6932799089161481531.html
AirPods Studio: Apple's US$349 over-ear headphones enter mass production ahead of WWDC 2020 unveiling

Rumour has it that the AirPods Studio may have already entered mass production. Slated to be announced at WWDC 2020 next month, the US$349 over-ear headphones will compete with the likes of the Bose 700, the upcoming Sony WH-1000XM4 and the Surface Headphones 2.

25 May 00:00 Notebookcheck 6932799089168522802.html
COVID-19: International Chamber of Commerce passes landmark AOKpass declaration to protect health data in an era of invasive COVID-10 tracking apps

The International Chamber of Commerce recently presented its AOKpass declaration to safeguard health data in the context of privacy and data security issues with the current crop of COVID-19 tracking apps.

25 May 00:00 Notebookcheck 6932799089438277070.html
Minecraft has been sold over 200 million times; Mojang rebrands and announces new projects

Microsoft has confirmed that Minecraft has been sold over 200 million times, almost six years after purchasing the rights to the game. The studio behind the game, Mojang AB, has been given a rebrand too and has announced work on new projects.

25 May 00:00 Notebookcheck 6932799089554483332.html
New Xiaomi Mi Band 5 features discovered: Smartphone camera controller, more fitness categories, and analog watch face support

The Xiaomi Mi Band 5 fitness tracker will reportedly feature a smartphone camera controller among its array of functions. On top of that, five new fitness categories have been added to the included list of workout activities, and the Mi Band 5 will also be able to display an analog watch face if the user so desires.

25 May 00:00 Notebookcheck 6932799089533916854.html
Lexar launches NM700 NVMe M.2 series with speeds of up to 3500 MB/s starting at $79 USD

The PCIe Gen3x4 drive features 3D NAND, LDPC and five-year limited warranty as standard. It's also one of the least expensive NVMe options with read rates of up to 3500 MB/s.

25 May 00:00 Notebookcheck 6932799090183133535.html
As Covid-19 cases surge, US bans travellers from Brazil ‘to protect country’

Brazil had reported more than 3,47,000 Covid-19 cases, second behind the US in the number of infections, according to a Johns Hopkins University count.

25 May 00:55 Hindustan Times 696565557166621238.html
Xperia 1 II to launch in the US sans 5G on July 24 for a whopping US$1200; Sony WF-1000XM3 a pre-order bonus

After months of rumors, the Sony Xperia 1 II has now gotten an official release date. The phone will go on sale in the US on July 24, five whole months after it was announced. It will carry an MSRP of US$1200, although early takers also get a free pair of Sony's WF-1000XM3 earbuds worth US$200.

25 May 00:00 Notebookcheck 6932799090132229179.html
Rumored cheap Redmi 5G smartphone with 8-core Qualcomm SM6350 SoC could be priced at just 1,000 yuan (US$140)

Redmi is apparently working on a cheap 5G smartphone that will be powered by a Qualcomm SM6350 SoC. The decent 8-core processor features two performance cores that can reach clock rates of 2.25 GHz. It’s rumored that the SM6350-based Redmi 5G smartphone could be priced at a very competitive 1,000 yuan (US$140).

25 May 00:00 Notebookcheck 6932799089963974948.html
Parliament committee wants TTCL audited over unclear debts

The Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has called for a thorough management audit of the Tanzania Telecommunications Company Limited (TTCL) to establish areas of reform that would improve

25 May 00:00 THE CITIZEN 7029251211618261185.html
African court suspends cases until August

 The African Court on Human and Peo-ple’s Rights (AfCHPR) has suspended hearing of some cases until August due to the impact of the global Covid-19 pandemic.

25 May 00:00 THE CITIZEN 7029251211636423111.html
Redmi K30i 5G launched: A cheaper Redmi K30 5G with one notable difference

Months after releasing the Redmi K30 5G, Xiaomi has now launched another K30-series phone. The Redmi K30i 5G is a "lite" version of the K30 5G and offers similar specs bar one notable change while costing a bit less.

25 May 00:00 Notebookcheck 6932799089602295881.html
South Africa to ease lockdown despite surge in Covid-19 cases

Cape Town. South Africa will ease the Covid-19 lockdown from level four to level three beginning from June 1, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced Sunday amid a surge in confirmed cases.

25 May 00:00 THE CITIZEN 7029251212106779253.html
Creative introduces the Sound BlasterX AE-5 Plus Pure Edition in a white finish with added RGB effects

Creative has introduced the limited edition Sound BlasterX AE-5 Pure Plus Edition in a white variant with additional RGB lighting. The Sound BlasterX AE-5 Pure Plus Edition also supports Dolby Digital and DTS encoding and uses the Sound Core3D DSP and the ESS Sabre 32 Ultra DAC for 32-bit 384 kHz playback and 122 dB SNR.

25 May 00:00 Notebookcheck 6932799089765640891.html
Apology: 'Former envoy to Kenya Pindi Chana tour of duty ended December 2019'

The ministry of Foreign Affairs and East African Cooperation has said former Tanzania High Commissioner to Kenya Dr Pindi Chana was replaced last week after ending her tour of duty.

25 May 00:00 THE CITIZEN 7029251212225574694.html
Safaricom retains top position as East Africa's most valuable firm

Kenya’s listed telco Safaricom topped the region as the largest company by market capitalisation and net earnings yet again this year, even as the Covid-19 pandemic hit listed firms, wiping out

25 May 00:00 THE CITIZEN 7029251212300538484.html
Covid-19: Kenya's cases soars further with 72 more cases

Seventy-two more patients have tested positive for Covid-19 in Kenya, raising the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 1,286.

25 May 00:00 THE CITIZEN 7029251212788766996.html
Nigeria fines UK airline for violating Covid-19 travel ban

Nigeria has fined a UK airline $3,300 for illegally running a passenger service into the country during the Covid-19 travel ban.

25 May 00:00 THE CITIZEN 7029251211959951180.html
Court throws out case challenging 1995 polls results

After the October 29, 1995 Gen-eral Election was held, the High Court, on November 2, heard a petition filed by 10 opposition parties. Judge Luhekelo Kyando, who heard the petition, told the court

25 May 00:00 THE CITIZEN 7029251213229693682.html
Hong Kong shares ease on China-U.S. rift, dollar firms

Hong Kong shares extended losses and a gauge of Asian stocks was largely subdued on Monday, after China's move to impose a new security law on Hong Kong heightened concerns about the future stability of the city and global trade prospects. Hong Kong's HSI index fell 0.4% after sinking 5.5% on

25 May 00:45 Yahoo 7097669637835799479.html
Hacking The Road: Roundabouts

If you are from the US, you might be surprised at how prevalent roundabouts are in most of the world. Outside of Carmel, Indiana which has 125 roundabouts, these are pretty unusual in the United St…

25 May 00:00 Hackaday 7171991796359701840.html
Tanzania finally allows export of mineral concentrates

The government has issued an export permit for all the 277 containers full of gold and copper concentrates which had been held in Dar es Salaam since 2017.

25 May 00:00 THE CITIZEN 7029251212531832107.html
Taiwan considers revoking Hong Kong's special status on law fears

China's planned national security law may prompt Taiwan to revoke the special status it extends to Hong Kong, President Tsai Ing-wen said, a move that could anger Beijing and make it harder for Hong Kongers to visit and invest. China is proposing the new legislation for the Chinese-ruled city after

25 May 00:52 Yahoo 7097669637376469244.html
Sony Xperia 1 II officially goes on pre-order in the US on June 1 for $1,199

It will ship over there on July 24, and in Germany during the week of June 15.

25 May 00:00 GSMArena 7227394116313760495.html
A DIY Electronics Lab You Can Show Off With Pride

It’s hardly a secret that getting into a serious electronics habit can be detrimental to your bank account. A professional grade lab is simply unobtainable for many a tinkerer, and even mid-r…

25 May 00:00 Hackaday 7171991796933874575.html
Foldable Motorola Razr 2 will up the hardware game compared to its predecessor

It should also be closer to Samsung's Galaxy Z Flip in terms of internals.

25 May 00:00 GSMArena 7227394116538145992.html
Realme Watch announced: 1.4" color touchscreen, SpO2 monitor, and 9-day battery life

It also comes with heart rate monitor, sleep tracker, and 14 Sports Modes.

25 May 00:00 GSMArena 7227394116571639655.html
Oppo Reno4 and Reno4 Pro specs, images and teaser in tow

Almost everything we need to know about the duo.

25 May 00:00 GSMArena 7227394116664893651.html
Apple's future AirPods could use light sensors for health monitoring

Apple is reportedly testing Ambient Light Sensors in future AirPods.

25 May 00:00 GSMArena 7227394116721441355.html
OnePlus' truly wireless earphones to be called OnePlus Buds

Not the most original name and not the most unique design either.

25 May 00:00 GSMArena 7227394117450729127.html
Xiaomi Mi Band 5 appears in live pictures, new charger design

You can see that the screen is a lot bigger.

25 May 00:00 GSMArena 7227394116257422790.html
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 gets ECG-certified in South Korea

Hopefully, other countries will approve the tech sooner than later.

25 May 00:00 GSMArena 7227394117669008722.html
MIUI 12 Global Stable ROM hits some Redmi K20/Mi 9T units

Previously available only in closed beta, MIUI 12 is now being pushed to some Mi 9T handsets.

25 May 00:00 GSMArena 7227394117159977738.html
Realme launches Buds Q, Buds Air Neo and two power banks

Realme's new TWS earbuds boast 20h and 17h of playback, respectively.

25 May 00:00 GSMArena 7227394118124772676.html
Realme X50 Pro Player is official, comes with graphite sheets for extra cooling

The phone steps back on the camera department, keeps all the other flagship features.

25 May 00:00 GSMArena 7227394117775956079.html
Stuff bought by its CEO, MediaWorks announces mass layoffs in historic day for NZ media

Duncan Greive assesses an extraordinary morning for New Zealand’s media. In the space of a tumultuous half hour New Zealand’s media landscape has been utterly transformed, with Stuff CEO Sinead Boucher completing an audacious management buyout from its Australian owners Nine, while hundreds of st

25 May 00:09 The Spinoff 7256195144733766863.html
What the papers say – May 25

The crisis at No 10 over Dominic Cummings and Boris Johnson dominate the nation’s papers on Monday.

25 May 00:51 Express & Star 7324224460245761214.html
Tiger Woods, Peyton Manning beat Tom Brady, Phil Mickelson at 'The Match: Champions for Charity'

Tiger Woods and Peyton Manning defeated Phil Mickelson and Tom Brady at “The Match: Champions for Charity” on Sunday at Medalist Golf Club in Hobe Sound, Florida.

25 May 00:50 Fox News 7362823820588936621.html
Nationals' World Series ring features D.C. monuments, 'Baby Shark' nod

The Washington Nationals unveiled the design of their 2019 World Series championship ring on Sunday after players nixed a plan to hold a virtual ring presentation ceremony.

25 May 00:30 7331508220959373445.html
Michigan man, 20, charged in horrific beating of nursing-home patient caught on video

Jaden Hayden, 20, was charged Sunday in connection with the beating of 75-year-old Norman Bledsoe at a Detroit nursing home.

25 May 00:39 Fox News 7362823821529250860.html
First Realme Smart TV arrives in 32” and 43” sizes with aggressive low prices

First sale is scheduled for June 2, prices are INR12,999 ($170) or INR21,999 ($290).

25 May 00:00 GSMArena 7227394118200106011.html
Remembering Celtic's 1967 Lisbon Lions

Outside Celtic Park, one of the most impressive, cutting edge stadia in modern Britain, there are three statues which offer a glimpse into the window of...

25 May 00:00 90min 7487853478929288124.html
Britain's First Champions League Winner Says Overseas Spell Will Have Made Jadon Sancho 'Grow Up Fast'

Champions League winner Paul Lambert has said that Jadon Sancho's spell at Borussia Dortmund – with whom the former Scotland international won Europe's...

25 May 00:00 90min 7487853478948292217.html
Premier League Restart Date Could Be Set This Week as Clubs Return to Contact Training

A date for the Premier League's return could be set this week, with clubs poised to give the go ahead for phase two of training on Wednesday. Top-flight sides...

25 May 00:00 90min 7487853479164858916.html
Bournemouth Came Close to Saudi Takeover in January Before Deal Broke Down

Bournemouth owner Maxim Demin came close to selling the Cherries to a Saudi Arabian business consortium in January, only to see the deal break down over a...

25 May 00:00 90min 7487853479128369624.html
7 WSL & Championship Plots & Subplots That Could Remain Unresolved After Season Cancelled

ancelled The FA have confirmed that the WSL and Women's Championship have had their seasons ended with immediate effect. Some form of sporting merit will be...

25 May 00:00 90min 7487853479676574197.html
Project Restart: Contact Training Close to Approval, Neutral Venues an Option Again & More

More We're getting there. Slowly but surely, the Premier League is inching ever closer to a return. Clubs are all back in basic training, with coronavirus...

25 May 00:00 90min 7487853479512712617.html
Tom Brady sinks incredible fairway shot during 'The Match: Champions for Charity'

Tom Brady had two of the nicest shots of the day during "The Match: Champions for Charity" on Sunday.

25 May 00:00 Fox News 7362823821460878400.html
US prohibits travel from Brazil for foreigners

The US said it was prohibiting most non-US citizens from travelling to the country if they had been in Brazil in the last two weeks, two days after Brazil became the country with the second highest number of coronavirus cases in the world.

25 May 00:16 7595237277980478817.html
Students, migrants take the first flight home after being grounded for weeks due to lockdown

Those who took first flights included paramilitary personnel, army men, students and migrants, who failed to book a ticket on special trains being run by the railways. Many said they shelled out more to reach the airport as there were limited public transport options available.

25 May 00:52 The Economic Times 7653256036730723643.html
Eid 2020: Four Memorable Eid Releases That Bollywood Has Seen Over The Years

The year 2020 is witnessing something never witnessed before, with cinema halls shut and productions halted. Therefore, there will be no Eid releases this year. As we celebrate Eid with nothing to look forward to in the theatres this year, we bring to you a list of four of the most memorable Eid releases in Bollywood.

25 May 00:30 7601703244316934674.html
Disney+ Gains 2 Million Oz Viewers In First Four Months

According to the latest data from Roy Morgan, Disney+ had attracted 2 million viewers in Australia by end-March, only four months after the streaming service entered the local market.

25 May 00:00 channelnews 7653493204647425197.html
SpaceX overcame parachute, thruster problems in Crew Dragon development

To get a new, state-of-the-art spacecraft ready to carry astronauts, SpaceX and NASA had to overcome problems with a technology more than a century old.

25 May 00:00 SpaceNews 7631243599737612485.html
Bowers & Wilkins: Bonus Speakers With Home Cinema Bundles

Bowers & Wilkins is upgrading home cinema packages to 7.1 channels when a 5.1 channel speaker system is purchased, giving away two bonus speaker channels or a subwoofer with certain models. This high-value offer ends 30th June 2020.

25 May 00:00 channelnews 7653493205396754499.html
ARA: ‘Retailers Need More Flexible Trading Hours’

The Australian Retailers Association (ARA) is calling for greater flexibility when it comes to trading hours and penalty rates, in order to support the retail sector as it begins to recover from the COVID-19 lockdowns.

25 May 00:00 channelnews 7653493205703659416.html
Memorial Day even more heart-wrenching for veterans’ kin due to coronavirus

Memorial Day has become even more heart-wrenching amid the coronavirus. With much of the nation on lockdown, grieving kin of late military veterans have been left to honor their relatives without

25 May 00:20 New York Post 7654946769387527567.html
Citi Analysts: ‘Target-To-Kmart Conversion Set To Boost Sales

Citi analysts expect that Wesfarmers’ move to close unprofitable Target stores and convert other Target locations to Kmart stores will help to boost the group’s earnings. As such, Citi has raised its price target on Wesfarmers by nearly 20%.

25 May 00:00 channelnews 7653493206083379486.html
Kristian Laight: Despite 279 defeats from 300 fights, he says he emerged with success

Two years after the 300th, and the very last, final bell of a boxing match, a sound so familiar to Kristian Laight, he has nothing but pride for how things went.

25 May 00:01 Sky Sports 7729859608829829021.html
Drone Deliveries In Canberra Surge 500%

Wing, a drone delivery company that is owned by Alphabet, has been trialling its services in Canberra, and since February, the firm has recorded a 500% increase in its delivery volumes.

25 May 00:00 channelnews 7653493205061868642.html
Real Madrid, PSG still considering bid for Manchester United's Paul Pogba?

Real Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain are reportedly considering whether to remain active in the race to sign Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba.

25 May 00:51 Sports Mole 7750663362169822213.html
Webinar by DPS hosts iconic danseuse Geeta Chandran

Delhi Public School Varanasi, Nashik and Lava Nagpur hosted Geeta Chandran, the iconic doyenne of Bharatnatyam, in a webinar on 23rd May 2020. The webinar was seventh in the series titled BREAKING BARRIERS. Breaking Barriers is an initiative to present varied thoughts and perspectives and promote creativity and learning among the students of the three […]

25 May 00:00 Nagpur Today 7783904105914866351.html
Monetary dispute leads to murder in Nandanvan

Nagpur: Petty argument over pending dues ledsl to brutal murder in Nandanvan slums, in the wee hours of Monday, informed police. Cops have rounded up accused identified as Santosh Subhash Yevle (30), Ashok Shyamrao Gondhule (25) and Umesh Shyamram Shende (30) all residents of Nandanvan slums allegedly for launching murderous assault on Sunil alias Navya […]

25 May 00:00 Nagpur Today 7783904106905332623.html
Covid-19 claims 8th life in Nagpur, cases at 426

Nagpur: A Mominpura based man succumbed to the novel Corona Virus (COVID-19) while an SRPF Jawan deployed under Lakadganj Police Station and another pregnant woman reportedly tested positive for the virus borne disease on Monday. With the latest development, the cases of Corona Virus have surged to 426. Though, over 300 patients have successfully treated […]

25 May 00:00 Nagpur Today 7783904107059387196.html
Early identification helped Nagpur, says civic chief Tukaram Mundhe

Nagpur: Over 75 per cent of people who got infected with novel coronavirus in Nagpur have since recovered and been discharged, and the death rate of 2 per cent is also among the best in Maharashtra and the country, Municipal Commissioner Tukaram Mundhe said on Monday. He said measures like early identification, tracing, isolation, treatment […]

25 May 00:00 Nagpur Today 7783904106547897512.html
SpaceX’s First-Ever Crewed Spacecraft To Officially Launch This Month

The momentous launch is set on 27 May 2020.

25 May 00:00 Designtaxi 7791608385508324471.html
“Music and Me “ Has organized A Musical Concert with Pratik Jain Live on fb.

“Music and me Has organized A Musical Concert with Pratik jain on line at fb. At the Beginning organizers welcome Dr. Sanjay Uttarwar and other renowned music lovers of Nagpur who were on line for program. It is unique program by Shalini Sinha on occasion of lockdown. Shalini Sinha is a renowned and versatile singer […]

25 May 00:00 Nagpur Today 7783904107458955797.html
Video Of Pool Party At Missouri’s Lake Of The Ozarks Goes Viral Amid Pandemic

Some social media users have described the sight as “unreal.”

25 May 00:00 Designtaxi 7791608385078256498.html
Woman who was raped at Kildare house while she slept says she will be 'alone for the rest of my life'

Victim impact statement heard in court today of effects of the rape

25 May 00:00 Leinster Leader 7955940816795417140.html
A long-forgotten Kildare captured in archives in National Library

Photographs of life in County Kildare have been digitised and are now freely available online from the National Library of Ireland (NLI). As part of a new initiative entitled Around The Island, the li...

25 May 00:00 Leinster Leader 7955940817247976246.html
Rioters resume protests against national security law in 'deathbed struggle'

Various black-clad protesters descended into the streets of Hong Kong on Sunday, taking part in illegal protests, defying the proposed national security law, claiming it erodes the

25 May 00:23 Global Times 7829414520472126824.html
'I need that competitiveness': Tomljanovic buoyed by return to court

Ajla Tomljanovic's hopes of winning the UTR Pro Match Series in Florida have been washed out as she was locked at one set each against Danielle Collins.

25 May 00:44 The Age 7967730562080813251.html
CEO buys struggling New Zealand media company for $1

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — One of New Zealand’s largest media organizations will be sold for a single dollar to its chief executive, the owners announced Monday.

25 May 00:41 680News 8014034333439810029.html
Kildare bog workers join fire services to battle blaze in Donadea

Second large fire this weekend

25 May 00:00 Leinster Leader 7955940817614574182.html
Facebook shareholders urged to rebel against Zuckerberg

Facebook shareholders have been urged to pressure the company to remove Mark Zuckerberg as chairman.

25 May 00:00 The Age 7967730562343519639.html
COVID-19: 37 Lakh Migrants Have Benefited From Shramik Trains So Far

Nearly 60% of trains originated from Gujarat, Maharashtra and Punjab and destined for UP and Bihar. 

25 May 00:49 League of India 8067868024951618144.html
Telangana yet to decide on Schools reopen date

The State government is yet to take a decision on reopening of schools for the academic year 2020-21.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566405692697.html
Speed up civil works at Yadadri project, officials told

Roads and Buildings Engineer-in-Chief I Ganapathi Reddy instructed officials to speed up civil works taken up as a part of Yadadri development project.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566443078121.html
Domestic flights take off amid chaos, confusion 

Passengers were seen harried across airports, including the national capital's IGIA, on Monday as many domestic flights were cancelled.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566353984523.html
Deal struck to dismantle blockades at Manitoba Hydro site, Indigenous group says

SPLIT LAKE, Man. — A Manitoba Indigenous group says there’s a deal with the province’s Crown-owned hydro utility to remove blockades set up over fears that workers could introduce COVID-19 to an area around a multi-billion dollar hydroelectric project.

25 May 00:03 680News 8014034334348786963.html
Therapists on call for mental issues

With the pandemic wreaking havoc on the mental health of people not used to staying indoors for such a long period of time, Rachakonda police have come up with a unique counselors team.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566499623329.html
Youth wing of church distribute groceries to needy in Hyderabad

The youths of the Bethel Marthoma Syrian Church, Neredmet distributed grocery kits to the residents of Vinayak Nagar.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566484451226.html
Just Dial Q4 net profit rises 21.6 pc to Rs 76.1 cr

Digital directory firm Just Dial on Monday posted a 21.6 per cent increase in consolidated profit to Rs 76.1 crore for the March 2020 quarter.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566429171250.html
KTR extends aid to differently-abled

IT and Municipal Administration Minister, KTR once again displayed his compassionate side on Sunday, when he extended financial support to a physically challenged person.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566525548276.html
Five held in Mancherial for selling spurious cotton seed

A farmer belonging to Guntur and four others were arrested for allegedly selling spurious cotton seed in Bellampalli on Sunday evening.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566566876797.html
First domestic flight after resumption of services lands in Hyderabad

An Air Asia flight from Bengaluru was the first to land at the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA) here on Monday morning

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566597725387.html
SC allows AIto fly for ten days with middle seats filled in scheduled aircraft   

The Supreme Court on Monday allowed the Centre and national carrier Air India to keep operating its scheduled flights with the middle

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566597744871.html
Kothakota weavers cry for govt support

Lack of govt support, resources, rising costs of raw material, infrastructural limitations some of reasons for the present condition of weavers.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566623032203.html
Fresh Covid-19 cases in Sikkim, Arunachal, 64 more in Assam

Sikkim reported its first coronavirus case and Arunachal Pradesh a fresh case while Assam registered 64 new cases in the past 24 hours,

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566619233109.html
Blessed to have brothers like Allu Arjun, Allu Bobby: Allu Sirish

Telugu actor Allu Sirish dedicated a post to his star brothers Allu Arjun and Allu Bobby on the occasion of Brother's Day.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566415656235.html
TTD move to sell properties kept in abeyance by AP government

The AP government has on Monday kept in abeyance a move by the TTD to sell 50 properties as per its resolution dated January 30, 2016.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566725183180.html
Japan lifts coronavirus emergency in all remaining areas

Abe lifted a coronavirus state of emergency in Tokyo and four other remaining areas on Monday, ending the restrictions nationwide.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566568499681.html
Producers Guild issues guidelines for shooting post lockdown

he Producers Guild of India on Monday revealed that the body has drafted a fresh set of rules for shooting films, television and OTT series,

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566707285706.html
Fury over Ferry

During the four phases of lockdown, several State governments have had a tough time in handling the migrant issue.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566764147021.html
Ayushmann: Overwhelming to know my films are being remade in South

Actor Ayushmann Khurrana, who has established himself as the poster boy of content-driven entertainment in Bollywood

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566698460247.html
Domestic flying resumes at RGIA

Two months after suspension of air operations due to the Covid-19 lockdown, domestic flight operations resumed at RGIA on Monday.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566769479337.html
I had to raise funds to play in All England: Manoj Kumar

 Way back in 1981, as an 11-year-old, Manoj Kumar accompanied his father PCS Rao to the Lal Bahadur Indoor Stadium.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566802901408.html
EU’s top diplomat urges ‘more robust strategy’ toward China

European Union's top diplomat has called for the bloc to have a “more robust strategy” toward China amid signs that Asia is replacing the United States as the center of global power.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566625074314.html
Pakistan’s COVID-19 cases steadily go up to 56,349; death toll at 1,167

Pakistan's coronavirus cases on Monday reached 56,349 with 1,748 new patients while the death toll climbed to 1,167, the health ministry said.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566899952336.html
Hockey wizard Balbir Singh Sr breathes his last at 96

An equal to Dhyan Chand in wizardry and legacy, Balbir Singh Sr was perhaps the last recognisable connect to that bygone era of Indian hockey which had gold written all over it.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566802399749.html
GHMC stops construction on Osmania University lands

Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation has stopped alleged unauthorised construction activities on Osmania University lands on Monday.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566918052439.html
Japan set to end Tokyo’s state of emergency

Experts on a special government panel have approved a plan to remove a coronavirus state of emergency from Tokyo and four other remaining prefectures.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566836241250.html
Mercury levels soar in Hyderabad

Weather conditions continued to remain harsh across the city with the maximum temperature staying above 42 degree Celsius for the

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566913318769.html
TRS gains more muscle ahead of MLC polls

The TRS party is adding more muscle in ersthwile Nizamabad with several corporators, MPTCs and ZPTCs from the Opposition parties joining the party over the last fortnight.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566945593403.html
Domestic flight services resume in India after two months

After a gap of two months, domestic passenger flight operations resumed on Monday amid reluctance by various states to open up their airports in view of rising cases of the novel coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566832738807.html
Vijay Deverakonda is a ‘hot mess’ in new pic

Telugu sensation Vijay Deverakonda has shared a photograph on Insta account and called his appearance in the photo a "mess".

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567071409616.html
Asifabad farmer to present apples to CM KCR

It may be recalled that CM KCR invited Balaji for a meeting after being impressed by latter's brave decision to grow the fruits a few weeks back.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567117696041.html
Three test positive for Covid-19 in Jayashankar Bhupalpally district

Three youths of Korishala village of Mogullapally mandal in the district have tested positive for the Covid-19 on Monday

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566979653554.html
India sees biggest spike in COVID-19 with 6,977 cases

India registered biggest single day spike of COVID-19 cases for the fourth consecutive day on Monday with 6,977 new infections

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567031783531.html
At 37, Kim Clijsters eager to make her second comeback

At the age of 37, most of the tennis players would consider retiring from the sport. However, Kim Clijsters, who will turn 37 years

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025566955060658.html
2.4 lakh subsidised Tirupati Laddus sold in AP on day-one

About 2.4 lakh 'Tirupati laddus' of the hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara at Tirumala near here were sold on the first day of sales at subsidised price in headquarters of 12 districts in Andhra Pradesh on Monday, a temple official said.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567100056592.html
Prime Minister Narendra Modi greets nation on Eid-ul-Fitr

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday greeted the nation on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567159824332.html
Tourists should not travel to Goa; hotels still non functional: Official

Goa Health Secretary Nila Mohanan on Monday advised tourists not to travel to the coastal state, on a day when 10 out of the 13 flights,

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567187448723.html
China warns US of countermeasures over Hong Kong trading threats

Beijing has warned US that it will take "every necessary measure" to protect its interests after a top White House advisor warned that Washington might revoke Hong Kong's special trading privileges

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567224030692.html
Task Force constable tests positive for Covid-19 in Hyderabad

Hyderabad: A police constable working with the Hyderabad Central Zone Task Force tested positive for Covid-19 here on Monday.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567249808244.html
Social media reunites missing man with family in Kothagudem

A social media video helped a 60-year-old man who went missing two year ago to be reunited with his family.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567404252150.html
Chief Secretary Somesh Kumar visits Hyderabad Airport

Chief Secretary Somesh Kumar on Monday visited the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA) Shamshabad here to review the arrangements

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567175394874.html
‘Bitten’ hard by the pandemic

Those passionate about travelling and made it their profession are now rethinking their strategies for web traffic and content post-Covid outbreak.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567586021935.html
Andhra Pradesh: Giant Flying Squirrel Spotted in Maredumilli forest

In rare photographic evidence ever found in two Telugu states, a seasoned birder from Andhra Pradesh has captured an Indian

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567184767328.html
The leader in distance learning and research 

Massey University which was established in 1927 is the only university in New Zealand which offers a degree in Aviation, Dispute Resolution, Veterinary Medicine and Nanoscience. 

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567256609373.html
Errabelli asks farmers to go for regulated cropping pattern

Minister for Panchayat Raj and Rural Development Errabelli Dayakar Rao has advised the farmers to go for the regulated cropping pattern

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567589847750.html
Covid-19 leaves Telangana’s private budget schools in lurch

 The unprecedented situation created by the Covid-19 pandemic has left private educational institutions, particularly private budget schools, in uncertainty and helplessness.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567660647485.html
8 billion Internet records on millions of Thai users leaked

A security researcher alerted Thailand's national computer emergency response team, after he found a database exposing over eight billion Internet records on millions of Thai internet users.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567605782599.html
CS Somesh Kumar lauds officials for sending migrants safe

CS Somesh Kumar complimented the police and other departments for facilitating transportation of over 50,000 migrant workers through 40 trains on a single day on Saturday.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567712109173.html
Only Guwahati, Imphal of 12 N-E airports receive flights

Except Guwahati and Imphal airports, no passenger flight landed at any other airport in the north-eastern states on Monday as the Kolkata airport.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567725364242.html
Covid-19: 62 new cases, three deaths in Telangana on Monday

Hyderabad: Health authorities on Monday reported 62 new covid-19 positive cases and three fatalities.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567852602900.html
Offer namaz from home this Eid, Muslims told

There will be no Eid-ul-Fitr prayers in the city on Monday in view of the restrictions on mass congregations due to coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567869670243.html
White House imposes coronavirus travel ban on Brazil

President Donald Trump on Sunday further limited travel from the world's coronavirus hotspots by denying entry to foreigners coming from Brazil.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567664383416.html
Indian teacher dies of COVID-19 in Abu Dhabi

A 50-year-old Indian teacher has died of coronavirus in the UAE, according to a media report.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568064418958.html
COVID-19: 69 new cases in Karnataka, death toll increases to 43

A 55-year-old woman from Bengaluru Rural became the 43rd COVID-19 casualty in Karnataka as the state reported 69 new cases of coronavirus, taking the total number of infections to 2,158.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567975715337.html
Muslims offer prayers at home in Nizamabad

Due to the lockdown, the government had appealed to people to avoid large gatherings and mass congregations at religious places

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568099756433.html
All villages of 5 mandals in Gajwel supported regulated farming

In addition to 73 Panchayats, which have passed a resolution deciding to adopt the regulated farming model, 59 other villages have joined hands on Monday.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567808967402.html
Tendulkar makes mango kulfi on his 25th marriage anniversary

Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar on Monday celebrated his 25th marriage anniversary by making mango kulfi for his entire family.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568004738926.html
Ghani pledges release of up to 2,000 Taliban prisoners

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani announced that his government will release up to 2,000 Taliban prisoners as a goodwill gesture

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568141671011.html
Jobs galore under afforestation drive in Telangana

Forest Department has undertaken afforestation work by digging staggered  trenches, dovetailing employment guarantee scheme to provide employment to workers.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025567712096460.html
Will fight for Telangana’s rightful funds, projects: MP Nama Nageswar

TRS Floor leader in LS, Nageswar Rao said he, in coordination with the party MPs, had made all the efforts to protect the interests of Telangana.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568256513187.html
Bharti Telecom to sell $1 bn stake in Airtel

 Bharti Telecom is selling upto $1 billion of its shares in Bharti Airtel through a secondary market block deal on Tuesday.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568324956014.html
Counter Covid with caution

The last few days have witnessed a lot of travel happening between districts and even inter-State, as people of all walks of life

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568362022836.html
21 foreign evacuees kept in hotels in Hyderabad test positive

Twenty-one passengers who had returned from different countries to Hyderabad and were quarantined in different hotels tested positive for the coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568155719371.html
CM KCR to chair high-level meeting on May 27

CM KCR will chair a high-level meeting at Pragathi Bhavan on May 27 to discuss on varied issues pertaining to the State including COVID-19, Vaanakalam (Kharif) crop season and Telangana State Formation Day celebrations among others.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568240340100.html
No quarantine for asymptomatic passengers coming to Delhi

The Delhi government on Monday issued guidelines for the passengers coming to the national capital on flights, trains and buses

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568370399653.html
Strawberry-banana milkshake moth wins over netizens

Sometimes you can appreciate the beauty of Mother Nature sitting right in your home. That’s what happened with Twitter user Rebecca

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568426300952.html
Venice Film Festival to go ahead with 2020 edition

The Venice Film Festival is on its course to hold the 2020 edition this September, the region's governor has confirmed.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568460053824.html
SCR ferries over 2.40 lakh migrant workers so far

SCR has run 196 Shramik Special Trains transporting over 2.40 lakh migrant workers to their native destinations till date.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568280593017.html
Hyderabad firm launches advanced version of e-procurement tool  

 Hyderabad-based Acads360 India has unveiled the advanced version of its e-procurement tool, PRM360 -the Covid-19 management solution, to address the procurement challenges confronted by manufacturing sector.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568317729217.html
60-year-old detained for allegedly raping minor in Andhra Pradesh

A 60-year-old man has been detained by the police for allegedly raping a 10-year-old girl in Narasapuram village of Kasimkota Mandal.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568395054629.html
COVID-19 cases in Assam cross 400-mark

The number of coronavirus cases in Assam rose to 427 on Monday after 35 more people tested positive for the disease, state Health and Family Welfare Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568455683098.html
LB Junior Colson commits to Michigan over Tennessee, Oregon

May 24 (UPI) -- Linebacker Junior Colson, one of the top prospects in the state of Tennessee, announced Sunday that he is committing to Michigan.

25 May 00:02 UPI 8257973865791731921.html
Engineering colleges to offer a bouquet of new courses this year

Students who wish to pursue undergraduate engineering degrees will have ample options in emerging and cutting-edge technologies this year.

25 May 00:00 Telangana Today 8182025568431725416.html
HTV supply ship successfully berthed at space station

The last of Japan’s current series of HTV cargo freighters arrived at the International Space Station Monday with a fresh set of lithium-ion batteries, ready for installation on the research lab’s solar power truss after the scheduled docking of a two-man crew on a SpaceX Dragon spaceship later this week.

25 May 00:00 Spaceflightnow 836874141669055124.html
Official Footage Shows US Navy Ship Use a Laser Weapon to Destroy a Flying Drone

A US Navy ship downed a flying drone with a "solid state laser" in the Pacific Ocean, the service branch announced on Friday.

25 May 00:00 ScienceAlert 8369231565037926265.html
Eaton Canyon hiking trails closed after too many show up, ignore social distancing

Eaton Canyon in Altadena, a popular spot for hiking, had to shut down again Sunday after too many hikers showed up, causing neighborhood parking problems and ignoring social distancing rules.

25 May 00:21 ABC7 Los Angeles 8300010440219256522.html
Explainer: Emerging get-tough consensus among Trump's China advisers tested by Hong Kong debate

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Long divided between those pushing for a hardline stance and others advocating cautious engagement, President Donald Trump’s China advisers - under the shadow of the coronavirus crisis - appear to have moved closer together on a tougher approach to Beijing.

25 May 00:54 Reuters 8334514181191070617.html
Astronomers Just Found an Extremely Rare 'Ring of Fire' Galaxy in The Early Universe

In the early days of the Universe, 10.8 billion years ago, astronomers have just found a galaxy wearing the battlescars of a cosmic brawl. It's not a blob or disc of stars, like most galaxies, but a giant doughnut - with a huge hole punched right t

25 May 00:00 ScienceAlert 8369231565745003964.html
Sony Xperia 1 II Pre-Orders Start June 1, Shipping On July 24

Sony has announced that pre-orders for the Xperia 1 II are going to start on June 1. With them shipping out on July 24. We have already seen the Xperia 1

25 May 00:06 Android Headlines 8385692876923589081.html
Virgin Orbit’s air-launched rocket fails on first test flight

Making its first flight, a privately-funded air-launched rocket developed and built by Richard Branson’s Virgin Orbit failed to reach space Monday after release from the company’s modified 747 carrier airplane over the Pacific Ocean.

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Experts Warn Climate Change Is Already Killing Way More People Than We Record

People around the world are already dying from the climate crisis, and yet all too often, official death records do not reflect the impact of these large-scale environmental catastrophes.

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Live on air: PM’s television interview interrupted by earthquake

Wellington.Scoop There was a public view of the earthquake during morning television this morning – live on air, when an interview with the Prime Minister was interrupted by the shake.

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Alligator rumored to have been Hitler’s dies in Moscow

An alligator that many people believe once belonged to Adolf Hitler has died in the Moscow Zoo.

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National parks hope visitors comply with virus measures

As Yellowstone and other national parks end a two-month shutdown due to the coronavirus, park officials ask visitors to take simple precautions: Wash hands, keep a safe distance apart, wear protect...

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Minnow party's leader against bailing out SOEs

THE president of the Christian Democratic Voice, which secured one seat in the National Assembly in last year's election, says he has a problem with loss-making state-owned enterprises which are

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Michael Terpin Patiently Waited For A Teen To Turn 18 To Sue Him

As indicated by The New York Post, popular crypto investor Michael Terpin purposely held up until the teenager who took nearly $24 million of digital currency by means of a SIM-Swapping turns 18 so as to indict him. Terpin, who lodged a suit against Pinsky earlier this month, claims that…

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'Everesting' world record falls twice in four days

WHEN retired pro cyclist Phil Gaimon spent nearly eight hours climbing the equivalent height of Mount Everest, he had hoped he might have more than four days to enjoy his world record.

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Covid-19 diagnosed trucker escapes from quarantine

Charmaine Ngatjiheue and Sonia SmithHEALTH minister Kalumbi Shangula on Sunday morning confirmed a positive case of covid-19 at Walvis Bay.

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German FA chief calls for salary cap to help win over fans

BERLIN - Soccer must learn long-term lessons from the coronavirus crisis, with better financial controls and player salary caps, to keep fans on board, German Football Association President Fritz

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NASCAR drivers making the most of time in spotlight

Elliott was cruising toward victory with two laps remaining in the 600 when a caution sent the race to overtime. The five additional laps -- another 7.5 miles -- pushed the longest event on the NASCAR

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Omaha nursing home reports 8th death from coronavirus

An eighth resident at a western Omaha nursing home has died from COVID-19, as Nebraska health officials reported three new deaths and 145 news cases of the virus.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441055468488.html
Indiana reports 354 more confirmed COVID-19 cases

State health officials said Monday that 354 more Indiana residents have been diagnosed with COVID-19, and an additional eight people have died from the disease.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441115202893.html
Severe storm lashes vast expanse of west Australian coast

Tens of thousands of homes and businesses lost power, buildings were battered and trees were uprooted as a vast stretch of the west Australian coast was whipped by a severe storm on Monday for the sec

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441051677485.html
Worker shortage concerns loom in immigrant-heavy meatpacking

When Martha Kebede’s adult sons immigrated from Ethiopia and reunited with her in South Dakota this year, they had few work opportunities.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441245191026.html
New Mexico Republicans decry liberal PAC ad in GOP primary

Republicans in New Mexico called Sunday on a liberal Super PAC to pull ads that seek to favor one GOP U.S. House candidate over another.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441033050757.html
Women's Super League in England canceled because of virus

The top women’s soccer league in England was canceled with immediate effect Monday because of the coronavirus outbreak, with no decision reached on which teams have won the title and been relegated.

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High school yearbook staff shifts from prom to pandemic

When spring break started back in early March, the Moorhead High School yearbook staff was preparing to document a hectic spring of sports, concerts, prom and graduation. But COVID-19 canceled all tho

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441249929181.html
An Idaho Appeals court rules judge abused court’s discretion

A 25-year-old Post Falls man who was sentenced to prison three years ago for having sex with a 14-year-old girl got a reprieve this week as a state appellate court ruled the sentencing decision may ha

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441333896390.html
Richmond, Collingwood to kick off Aussie rules relaunch

The Australian Football League will open its season reboot with a so-called blockbuster between defending champion Richmond and Collingwood on June 11 at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441266484584.html
New York marks 'especially poignant' Memorial Day amid virus

New Yorkers marked Memorial Day with car convoys and small ceremonies instead of big parades as the coronavirus reshaped the solemn holiday, blending tributes to virus victims and frontline workers wi

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441299034428.html
AP PHOTOS: The clay and the scenes from French Opens past

To tennis fans, Paris in the springtime is all about the French Open and the red clay courts - or “terre battue” - of Roland Garros.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441299394520.html
William Small, 'hero to journalism' at CBS, NBC, dies at 93

Longtime broadcast news executive William J. Small, who led CBS News' Washington coverage during the civil rights movement, Vietnam War and Watergate and was later president of NBC News and United Pre

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441363249194.html
What Would Have Been: Zack against Mets and Motor City golf

The Major League Baseball season would be about one-third of the way through its 162-game schedule if not for the coronavirus pandemic, and the NBA and NHL would have been closer to crowning their cha

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441378555963.html
War memorial in Pittsburgh vandalized on Memorial Day eve

Authorities in western Pennsylvania are investigating vandalism of a Pittsburgh war memorial on the eve of Memorial Day.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441368642716.html
Officer on leave after video shows him grabbing man by neck

A police officer in Mississippi's capital city is on leave after a video shows the officer holding a man by the neck.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441363464077.html
Alabama unemployment system glitches cause claims issue

Some Alabama residents spent the holiday weekend struggling to claim their weekly unemployment benefits.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441420841353.html
Judge: SC voters don't need witness to sign absentee ballot

A federal judge says people voting by absentee ballot in South Carolina don't have to have a witness sign the voting papers.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441463613433.html
Number of coronavirus cases remains steady in Montana

No new cases of the coronavirus were reported in Montana on Monday for the fifth straight day, keeping the total number of cases at 479.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441486540390.html
AP FACT CHECK: Faulty Trump claims on virus drug, vote fraud

When President Donald Trump doesn't like the message, he shoots the messenger.

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Federal coronavirus testing plan puts burden on states

The Trump administration’s new strategy for coronavirus testing puts much of the burden on states while promising to provide supplies such as swabs and material to transport specimens.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441346614032.html
Azerbaijan tramples human rights

I was born in Azerbaijan as member of the Armenian minority. Mr. Suleymanov does not write about Azerbaijan as we both know it, because he is a mouthpiece for a dictator (

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441547564241.html
1st deadlines for laid-off workers to get health insurance

Many laid-off workers who lost health insurance in the coronavirus shutdown soon face the first deadlines to qualify for fallback coverage under the Affordable Care Act.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441452747817.html
Addressing the Chinese threat in the Indo-Pacific area

There is a growing consensus that China represents both a malign economic threat to this nation's security, and a military threat to our interests in Asia and the Pacific over the next 20 years.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441642513572.html
Memorial Day weekend draws crowds and triggers warnings

The Memorial Day weekend marking the unofficial start of summer in the U.S. meant big crowds at beaches and warnings from authorities about people disregarding the coronavirus social-distancing rules

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441572826062.html
Want a greener recovery? Here are three ways to do it

As policymakers search for ways to jumpstart an economic recovery, several members of Congress are renewing a push for a massive green stimulus package.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441703594680.html
Florida baseball team lists stadium on AirBnB for $1500

A Florida team is selling people the “ultimate baseball experience” by putting their oceanview stadium up for rent on AirBnB for $1,500 a night.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441550896454.html
SC education leader wants more summer school money

South Carolina's top education official wanted $115 million for summer school programs to get some of the state's most vulnerable students back on track after missing at least 10 weeks of in-person cl

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441762357928.html
Running on empty? Charity events wary in time of COVID-19

It wasn't exactly the finish line Ali Riecke had in mind.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441792723483.html
Germany divided over plans to nix rules despite outbreaks

A spat is brewing between Germany's federal government and state governors over plans by some regional leaders to end pandemic-related restrictions despite fresh clusters of cases across the country.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441734773411.html
Michigan virus cases, deaths rise by a very small margin

Michigan posted small increases in coronavirus cases and COVID-19 deaths Monday.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441821704532.html
South Dakota reports 23 new coronavirus cases; no new deaths

The South Dakota Department of Health reported 23 new coronavirus infections on Monday but no new deaths from COVID-19.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441829559632.html
NFL executive Troy Vincent: 'We failed miserably' on pass interference review

Pass interference won't be up for review next season. There's a reason for that, a prominent league executive said.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441770675726.html
Health group, community center get $48M endowments in Maine

A health group and community center will receive a combined $48 million in endowments to grow services for central Maine.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441756686475.html
2020 Watch: Differing views on remaking post-virus economy

Presidential politics move fast. What we’re watching heading into a new week on the 2020 campaign:

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441885438209.html
Utah has not spent $1.5M on rooms, overflow center for virus

Utah allocated nearly $1.5 million for quarantine lodging and a hospital overflow site for coronavirus treatment but did not use the funds, a state official said.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441858780897.html
In his final days, Ahmaud Arbery's life was at a crossroads

He was at a crossroads, his life stretching out before him, his troubles largely behind him. He had enrolled at South Georgia Technical College, preparing to become an electrician, just like his uncle

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441858270083.html
Delaware governor says beach reopening went well

Delaware Gov. John Carney said Monday he was pleased with the behavior he saw over the holiday weekend as the state's beaches reopened with distancing measures in place.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441962773303.html
Poland's president appoints new head of embattled top court

Polish President Andrzej Duda on Monday appointed a judge backed by the right-wing ruling party to be the new head of the Supreme Court, marking apparent victory in years of government efforts to take

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441971062655.html
Egypt's doctors criticize government over virus 'negligence'

Egypt’s medical union on Monday blamed the government for increasing levels of coronavirus infections and deaths among healthcare professionals, its sharpest criticism yet of the country’s handling of

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441914289597.html
'You are not going to die from COVID-19'

Good news (please see the accompanying table)! If you are under 65, in reasonably good health and do not have a vitamin D deficiency, you have only a tiny chance of dying from COVID-19. And if you are

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442009374283.html
Charitable runs, walks learn to adapt to crowd limits

The coronavirus pandemic has forced charities or nonprofit groups to cancel or postpone an untold number of walks and runs that raise money for everything from Alzheimer's to Parkinson's.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442002399576.html
Top medical body tells NRL to slow down plans for spectators

Just two days away from the restart of the National Rugby League season, the Australian Medical Association has urged organizers to slow down in its plans to have spectators in stadiums by July 1 and

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441997264858.html
Japan lifts coronavirus emergency in all remaining areas

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe lifted a coronavirus state of emergency in Tokyo and four other remaining areas on Monday, ending the restrictions nationwide as businesses begin to reopen.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836441982545882.html
Stormy weather puts damper on SpaceX's 1st astronaut launch

Stormy weather is threatening to delay SpaceX’s first astronaut launch.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442039235927.html
Isolating away from family a 'hot topic' as NHL plots return

Young and single, Thatcher Demko has plenty of time on his hands, with little to do. Quarantining to play hockey wouldn’t be a problem for the Vancouver Canucks goalie.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442009405023.html
China demands US withdraw sanctions on tech suppliers

China demand Monday that Washington withdraw export sanctions imposed on Chinese companies in the latest round of a worsening conflict over technology, security and human rights.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442055804725.html
Boy who drowned at Grand Isle identified as Hammond teen

Police say a Hammond teen drowned at Grand Isle on Saturday, with two other family members hospitalized after getting caught in strong currents.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442200096141.html
Healthy George Karl starts podcast, may someday coach again

Truth: George Karl hasn’t felt this healthy in 15, maybe even 20 years. He’s playing plenty of golf, bike riding and finding time for yoga.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442197839804.html
NHL plans move to small-group training as Phase 2 of return

The NHL hopes to have players back in team facilities soon -- with plenty of precautions.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442330825355.html
Americans finding ways to stay active while keeping distance

Vicki L. Friedman always wanted to play golf with her adult sons but until this spring couldn’t find time to learn the game and practice.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442279203724.html
Ilhan Omar believes Tara Reade -- and she's voting for Biden anyway

Rep. Ilhan Omar became the most prominent Democrat to say she believes Tara Reade's sex-assault accusations against presumed Democratic presidential nominee Joseph R. Biden.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442093001908.html
1 more death, 40 new cases of COVID-19 in North Dakota

Health officials said Monday another person has died from the coronavirus in North Dakota and 40 additional people have tested positive for COVID-19.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442246274523.html
Iowa sees Sunday surge of COVID-19 deaths, confirmed cases

Iowa saw a surge of COVID-19 deaths and coronavirus cases over a 36-hour period, with 10 additional deaths and 436 new cases confirmed by midday Monday.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442326509920.html
Tyson Foods worker, 44, dies after long battle with COVID-19

An employee at the Tyson Foods plant in Waterloo, Iowa, died Monday after battling the coronavirus during a six-week hospitalization that was chronicled and widely followed online.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442333615374.html
Lyon boss asks PM to reconsider early end of French season

Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas is asking French authorities to backpedal on their decision to end the football season prematurely amid the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442234397538.html
'It's definitely weird:' How the Redskins are adapting to learning new playbook over Zoom

From noon to 2 p.m., Jonathan Allen sits in meetings that would normally be held inside the Redskins' practice facility. But instead, the Redskins defensive lineman is now like everybody else who has

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442346263007.html
Sioux Falls teachers say goodbye to long-empty classrooms

Language Arts teacher Tracie Robinson sat cross-legged in the hallway outside her classroom at Memorial Middle School. A list of names and locker numbers lay to her left and a stack of paper bags to h

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442393917918.html
UW Medicine to furlough about 4,000 workers

UW Medicine announced furloughs of about 4,000 members of its unionized workforce in spite of the healthcare-system’s position at the forefront of COVID-19 response efforts both locally and globally.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442383001471.html
Joe Harvey, former New Mexico state senator, dies at 80

Joe Harvey, a former Democratic state senator in New Mexico, who also served as Hobbs city manager for 23 years, died this month.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442478012462.html
Distant Memorial Day events as Georgians fill beaches, parks

It was a Memorial Day for distant ceremonies in Georgia, even as officials worked to contain crowds at parks and beaches amid concerns about the further spread of the coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442405680788.html
This Week: New home sales, US GDP, consumer spending

A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week:

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In race for tourism, Greece reopens cafes, island ferries

Greece restarted regular ferry services to its islands Monday, and cafes and restaurants were also back open for business as the country accelerated efforts to salvage its tourism season.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442489148796.html
New Mexico governor blocks plans to reopen drive-in theater

Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham has blocked the reopening of a popular northern New Mexico drive-in movie theater despite city officials believing they had the OK.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442405632793.html
Indonesian choreographers provide digital stage for dancers

Before the coronavirus pandemic arrived, 2020 seemed fated to be a great year for Siko Setyanto’s dance career: touring Germany and South Korea, performances in Indonesia, classes and more classes.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442443051097.html
Spike in coronavirus cases in Oregon traced to gatherings

A spike in reported coronavirus cases in Redmond last week has been tied to family and social gatherings in the area.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442516943110.html
Council members could ban smoking in bars in Louisiana city

City leaders in northwest Louisiana will consider banning smoking in bars.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442462765214.html
Ex-Pirates infielder Kang banned 1 year by Korean league

The Korean Baseball Organization has suspended ex-Pittsburgh Pirates infielder Jung Ho Kang for a year and ordered him to perform 300 hours of community service over a series drunk driving cases.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442566747787.html
Oklahoma reports 2 more deaths linked to the coronavirus

Oklahoma health officials reported another 53 cases of COVID-19 and two more deaths linked to the disease caused by the coronavirus Monday.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442517003285.html
Military continues to boost Hawaii economy during virus

U.S. military spending continues to be a pillar of Hawaii's economy as the Department of Defense has so far proved resistant to the financial impact of the coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442430433030.html
Hamlin crew members suspended four races over tungsten drop

NASCAR on Monday suspended three critical crew members for Denny Hamlin's team because a piece of tungsten fell off his car on the pace lap before the Coca-Cola 600.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442595503484.html
Global shares rise on hopes for economies' gradual reopening

Global shares rose Monday, with Europe tracking gains in Asia despite news that the German economy fell into recession in the first quarter of the year amid the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442613865843.html
Gucci, Saint Laurent seek radical redo of fashion calendars

Gucci and Saint Laurent are two of the highest profile luxury fashion houses to announce they will leave the fashion calendar behind, with its relentless four-times-a-year rhythm, shuttling cadres of

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442656985209.html
Arizona child care centers struggle to survive during virus

Less than a third of Arizona’s preschools and child care centers remain open as the industry struggles with the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442664169507.html
SpaceX brings renewed expectations to crewed space exploration

Americans were not meant to sit on their hands with their feet up on the coffee table. Our forebears of more than 10 generations took leaps of faith -- some by ship, some by foot and some by airplane

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442709762890.html
US communities face tough choices on opening public pools

Public pools will look very different this summer if they open at all with the coronavirus threat still looming, as teenage lifeguards will be tasked with maintaining social distancing and spotting CO

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442767542721.html
New Orleans: Concern over coronavirus in Hispanic community

New Orleans officials are sounding the alarm after data from neighborhood testing showed that the city's Hispanic community is being disproportionately infected with the coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442842639368.html
Asia Today: Philippines trying to ease quarantine congestion

As about 24,000 Filipinos who lost their jobs abroad are being transported by land, sea or air to their provincial homes, the president warned local officials not to refuse them entry out of coronavir

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442824728922.html
Spanish clubs allowed to train with groups of up 14 players

Spanish league clubs are allowed to train with groups of up to 14 players as the league stays on track to restart in less than three weeks.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442665797811.html
Muslims in India, Bangladesh celebrate Eid subdued by virus

Muslims in India and Bangladesh joined prayers to celebrate a subdued Eid-al Fitr on Monday, marking the end of the Ramadan holy month by seeking blessings for a world free from coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442858573694.html
Farmers, ranchers adapt to new eating routines amid pandemic

“We woke up one day, and all the restaurants were closed. All of them,” said Felix Florez, the owner of Black Hill Ranch, a hog farm in Cypress. Just like that, the coronavirus pandemic changed his bu

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442865126215.html
Michiganders hold $50M in unredeemed bottle, can deposits

Fifty million dollars is a whole lot of dimes.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442896391785.html
California issues guidelines for church reopenings

Religious services in California will look much different under rules unveiled Monday that limit attendance to 100 people and recommend worshippers wear masks, limit singing and refrain from shaking h

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442739213942.html
Governors can not ignore state constitutions to impose COVID-19 restrictions

When the Wisconsin Supreme Court found an extension of Gov. Tony Evers' lockdown unconstitutional, the governor blamed a

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442908842259.html
Arkansas reports 107 new cases of coronavirus, 1 more death

Arkansas health officials reported 107 new cases of COVID-19 Monday and one additional death linked to the disease caused by coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442910828730.html
Ewing out of hospital after being treated for COVID-19

Georgetown basketball coach and former NBA great Patrick Ewing has been released from the hospital and is recovering from COVID-19 at home, his son said Monday.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442925430314.html
PGA, NFL stars attract nearly 6 million viewers in TV match

Two of the biggest names from the PGA Tour and the NFL proved to be must-see TV.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836443007546332.html
Pritzker issues rules as Illinois prepares for reopening

Barbers and their customers will have to wear face masks. Restaurants will be able to serve diners outdoors only, with parties no larger than six people, spaced apart. And youth sports may hold practi

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442980017454.html
WHO halts hydroxychloroquine trial over safety fears

The World Health Organization said that it will temporarily drop hydroxychloroquine - the malaria drug U.S. President Trump said he is taking - from its global study into experimental COVID-19 treatme

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836443030999636.html
Japanese baseball season to start on June 19 without fans

Japan’s professional baseball season will open on June 19 under a plan that excludes fans.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836443054479459.html
Man killed in standoff with deputies in northwest Montana

Montana authorities say a man was killed following an exchange of gunfire with law enforcement officers in the northwest part of the state.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836443083443780.html
Some visit Mississippi attractions as COVID-19 rules ease

With water parks and amusement parks reopen in Mississippi, visitors at one Gulf Coast attraction said they believed they were safe from coronavirus infection.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836443069498651.html
Why Washington should rush more economic aid to the states

The economy is in more dire straits than Washington politicians behave, and they need to put aside their partisan agendas and fencing on Twitter to save it.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836443048696451.html
UK's Johnson struggles to shift attention from aide's trip

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's plans to announce further lockdown-easing measures were being overshadowed Monday by an outcry over the movements of a senior aide who allegedly flouted restrict

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836442935707722.html
Keselowski wins 600 to extend Johnson's losing streak

Brad Keselowski, in a contract year and trying to up his value in free agency, gave Roger Penske a victory on what should have been the most celebrated day in motorsports but was instead just a 6-plus

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836443104170303.html
Mom charged after she doesn't note missing child for hours

A northeast Louisiana woman is jailed on child desertion charges after police say her 2-year-old was found wandering alone.

25 May 00:00 The Washington Times 8941836443100005042.html
Air Canada to increase service to 97 destinations this summer

The figure is less than half the number of destinations the carrier served last summer…

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Virgin Atlantic delays flight resumption to "August at the earliest" due to quarantine measures

The carrier said that “by introducing a mandatory 14 day self-isolation for every single traveller entering the UK, the Government’s approach will prevent flights from resuming”

25 May 00:00 Business Traveller 900610880939247123.html
Bengaluru Airport resumes operations with ‘contactless’ experience

A contactless ‘parking-to-boarding’ experience has been introduced at Kempegowda International Airport Bengaluru…

25 May 00:00 Business Traveller 900610881473177741.html
British Airways converts B777-200 for passenger-cargo use

The carrier is the latest in a series of airlines to operate passenger-cargo (or ‘preighter’) services in the absence of passenger demand…

25 May 00:00 Business Traveller 900610881302904989.html
Air Baltic reports over 13,000 new bookings as flights resume

Relaunched routes include Riga to Amsterdam, Berlin and Munich, and Tallinn to Paris…

25 May 00:00 Business Traveller 900610881167580541.html
Delta to provide passengers with hygiene kits

The complimentary “care kits” consist of a face mask, sanitiser gel pouches and an information card…

25 May 00:00 Business Traveller 900610882300584088.html
Govt hints at reimposing lockdown after Eid as COVID-19 cases surge past 56,000

Pakistanis are under the wrong impression that the prevalence of the disease is reducing, says Dr Zafar Mirza

25 May 00:00 9037559356623494193.html
Calls for MSR's 'immediate release' grow louder as Spanish journalist condemns detention

Ana Ballesteros says it seems that free flow of information and free dissent is a crime in Pakistan

25 May 00:00 9037559356646545865.html
Deceased pilot Sajjad Gul's father says he has 'not an ounce of faith' in PIA's crash inquiry

PIA's top hierarchy itself is leaking bits of the inquiry report and blaming people left and right for negligence

25 May 00:00 9037559356650873123.html
Fact-check: No, PM Imran is not celebrating Eid with his family in Nathiagali

With all other tourist spots closed in Pakistan, Nathiagali is also under lockdown and has been shut for tourists because of COVID-19

25 May 00:00 9037559356959512844.html
Airbus team to arrive in Karachi today to investigate plane crash

The European aerospace company will run an independent investigation into the plausible reasons for the crash

25 May 00:00 9037559357112594665.html
Brussels Airlines to operate 40 per cent of long-haul programme by August

The carrier intends to gradually ramp up operations to a total of 59 European and long-haul destinations…

25 May 00:00 Business Traveller 900610880990756539.html
Violation of multiple SoPs led to fatal PIA plane crash

Pilot was way beyond safe landing speed and altitude as close as 4 nautical miles

25 May 00:00 9037559357442034699.html
In a first, daily number of recovered patients higher than new cases: CM Sindh

In the last 24 hours, 443 tested positive while 614 patients recovered and went home, says Murad Ali Shah

25 May 00:00 9037559357547034593.html
This heartwarming video of 'Pabbo Badmash' delivers an important message for Eid-ul-Fitr

Studio Rokhan's latest offering urges Pakistan to maintain social distance even on Eid-ul-Fitr

25 May 00:00 9037559357411457331.html
Dominic Cummings admits to breaking lockdown rules. What happens now?

The crucial question is whether the events of this weekend have permanently sapped public goodwill towards the government.

25 May 00:00 New Statesman 903924182577558112.html
Karachi: Four succumb to wounds caused by gas leakage explosion

The unfortunate incident took place on May 15 due to gas leakage in a faulty air conditioner

25 May 00:00 9037559358050034899.html
This could be the moment the public finally sees through Boris Johnson

The depth of fury against the Prime Minister and Dominic Cummings transcends normal political divisions. 

25 May 00:00 New Statesman 903924182591260763.html
Allow higher workforce for factories in green, amber zones to meet rising demand: Parle Products

Restrictions on number of workers in factories located in green and amber zones, specially for food products companies, need to be relaxed as meeting demand will become difficult and can lead to scarcity, according to a senior official of biscuits major Parle Products.

25 May 00:59 Free Press Journal 9080771787825614614.html
The Scottish Tories’ defence of Boris Johnson has left them looking craven

The Dominic Cummings scandal has exposed the party’s continuing lack of independence from Westminster.  

25 May 00:00 New Statesman 903924181954585256.html
Global shares rise on hopes for economies’ gradual reopening

TOKYO (AP) — Global shares rose Monday, with Europe tracking gains in Asia despite news that the German economy fell into recession in the first quarter of the year amid...

25 May 00:18 The Seattle Times 9121942837614164269.html
Video: Charles Barkley’s New Golf Swing Is Going Viral

Charles Barkley's new golf swing is going viral on social media following his display in "The Match: Champions for Charity."

25 May 00:35 The Spun 9122471848855352722.html
COVID-19 is deadliest where Democrats live, adding to nation’s strife

The pandemic has divided the country in ways that have never played out so vividly before in a public health crisis. For scholars who study party identity and division in...

25 May 00:01 The Seattle Times 9121942837121855519.html
Tom Brady Revealed His Great Nickname For Peyton Manning

The lasting legacy of "The Match II" could very well be the ingenious nickname Tom Brady had for Peyton Manning.

25 May 00:39 The Spun 9122471848190125098.html
Return by trains only, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar tells migrants

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar on Sunday appealed to the migrants to return only by trains. He made an appeal through a video-conference and regretted people were still coming by roads though over 300 trains have been engaged since May 4. Over 200 more trains would carry the migrants in the two days.

25 May 00:50 Free Press Journal 9080771788289510857.html
Tata Motors' JLR seeks COVID-19 support package in UK: Reports

Tata Motors owned Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) is said to be in talks with the UK government for an estimated one-billion pounds support package to tide through the coronavirus pandemic, according to British media reports.

25 May 00:55 Free Press Journal 9080771787843574868.html
Zongo Ministry pursuing an aggressive agenda for development - Akufo-Addo

President Akufo-Addo says the Zongo Development Ministry is pursuing an agenda for development in the Inner Cities and Zongo communities.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111493714643506.html
Coronavirus in Kerala: Higher influx of people exposes gaps in the state's quarantine system

There are signs of Kerala’s coronavirus quarantine system getting thrown out of gear as the authorities find themselves unable to cope with the increased flow of people from outside the state.

25 May 00:30 Free Press Journal 9080771788367654649.html
'They couldn’t collate their results in 2016' - Awuku tells NDC not to blame EC

The New Patriotic Party's National Organiser, Sammy Awuku has refuted claims by the NDC that the Electoral Commission (EC) and the National Identification Authority (NIA) are in league to rig the elections in favour of the ruling government.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111493746555546.html
NDC drags AG, EC to Supreme Court over new voters register

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has dragged the Electoral Commission (EC) to the Supreme Court over the compilation of a new voters register.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111493851240405.html
CDD joins opposition to Public Universities Bill

The Centre for Democratic Development (CDD), a governance think tank, has written to Parliament to express why the legislature should not pass the Public Universities Bill into law, a move they say will give the executive too much power in the management of public universities in the country.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111493850734145.html
Stephen Ntim supports Greater Accra Regional youth wing of the NPP

Former National Vice Chairman of the ruling New Patriotic Party(NPP) Stephen Ntim has donated innumerable items to support all Muslim Executives in all the constituencies in the Greater Accra region as they climax this year’s Ramadan festivities.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111493863673159.html
Full Text: Akufo-Addo’s speech at 2020 virtual Eid-ul-Fitr celebration

Vice President, Greater Accra Regional Minister, Minister for Chieftaincy and Religious Affairs, Minister for Inner City and Zongo Development, Chief Executive of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly, National Chief Imam, Zongo Chiefs, Ulama, Jama!

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111493859805312.html
I’m happy I got rid of Information Ministry – Mustapha Hamid

Former Minister for Information, Dr. Mustapha Abdul Hamid has said his reassignment from that Ministry to the Inner Cities and Zongo Development Ministry was a great relief to him.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111493923445720.html
Heavy rainfall hits Penyi 3 days after arrest of spiritualists who 'hijacked' rain

Correspondence from the Volta Region

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111493873722159.html
Landlord allegedly shoots and kills ‘musician’ tenant at Ofankor

A landlord has allegedly murdered his tenant for refusing to vacate a room he has rented to him.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494089600691.html
Eastern, Western Naval Commands benefit from Zoomlion disinfection exercise

The Western Naval Command (Sekondi) of the Ghana Navy on Monday (May 25, 2020) benefited from Zoomlion Ghana Limited’s voluntary disinfection exercise.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494105352605.html
Ghana treating frontline health workers better than US – Report

Health workers at the Frontline of the coronavirus fight in Ghana are being treated better than their counterpart in the US, The Washington Post, has revealed, with calls on the US government to emulate the intervention of the Ghanaian Government for health workers.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494048244705.html
Abronye DC speaks after CID invitation, makes three counter accusations against Mahama

The Bono Regional Chairman of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), Kwame Baffoe, popularly known as Abronye DC has asked the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) to invite former President John Mahama for further questioning after levelling three counter accusations against the latter.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494143497331.html
Voters register: NDC writes to EC for training manual

The opposition NDC has requested from the Electoral Commission a training manual for voters registration officials ahead of the planned exercise.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494338561723.html
Anas, Akufo-Addo named among top 50 Africa disruptors for 2020

Ace Ghanaian investigative journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas, has been named among top 50 Africans who are ‘shaking up the status quo’ on the continent.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494187028748.html
Today in 2006: We should concentrate on economy - Kufuor

Fourteen years ago, former president, John Agyekum Kufuor, stated that the country’s priority should be centered on development of the economy, after fifty years of nation building.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494226928449.html
NDC will win December election if it's free and fair - Asiedu Nketia

General Secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Johnson Asiedu Nketia has said his party will win the upcoming elections if the elections are conducted in a free and fair manner.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494525352959.html
Obuasi East DCE presents 11,500 oil palm seedlings to farmers

Farmers in the Obuasi East District have praised the District Chief Executive Honorable Faustina Amissah for the successful implementation of the NPP Government's Flagship Program Planting for Export and Rural Development (PERD).

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494466634367.html
AU Day: Coronavirus has underscored the need for global assistance to African countries – MFA

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, has reiterated the need for global aid to third world countries – mostly on the African continent, in the wake of the deadly coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494430110080.html
Government committed to end double track – Education Minister

Government is determined to phase out the double track system next academic year if all contractors handling emergency infrastructural projects in various senior high schools (SHSs) in the country work according to plan.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494530981493.html
245 deported Ghanaians quarantined at Ghanaman soccer center

The 245 Ghanaians deported from Kuwait over the weekend are being quarantined at the Ghanaman soccer centre of excellence at Prampram, Starr News has gathered.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494690536788.html
Chief Imam calls for free and fair December elections

Sheikh Osman Sharubutu, the National Chief Imam on Sunday called on all stakeholders, especially the Electoral Commission to ensure a violence-free, fair and transparent elections ahead of the December polls.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494757404124.html
Ghanaian Times: Citizens’ participation in decision making and fight against coronavirus

The Minister of Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah yesterday extended an invitation to the citizenry to participate in a national conversation on how to get life back to normal while combating the global coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494687942391.html
Ghanaians urged to strictly adhere to protocols in fight against Coronavirus

Brands Manager of Vitamilk Ghana, S. Boateng has encouraged the general public to comply with the various measures announced by the government in the quest to defeat Coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494732043439.html
Go to court and challenge new register and not threats - Buaben Asamoa

Communications Director for the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), Yaw Buaben Asamoa has stated that if the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has disagreements with the Electoral Commission’s decision to compile a new voter’s register, they can proceed to court.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494616295808.html
Election 2020: Don’t do what you want, consult parties – Agyinasare to EC

The founder of Perez Chapel International, Bishop Charles Agyinasare, has counseled the Electoral Commission to involve all stakeholders in its plans for a successful 2020 elections.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494793737414.html
Coronavirus: PTA Council cautions gov’t against reopening schools

The National Council for Parent-Teacher Associations (NCPTAs) has appealed to government to further delay the reopening of schools in the country in the wake of COVID-19.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494827348007.html
Sam George takes a swipe at Mensa Otabil

Head pastor of the International Central Gospel Church (ICGC), Dr. Mensa Otabil has been asked to stop watching the national geography channel and rather concentrate on national issues.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494590854261.html
Go to court and challenge new register and stop the threats - Buaben Asamoa

Communications Director for the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), Yaw Buaben Asamoa has stated that if the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has disagreements with the Electoral Commission’s decision to compile a new voter’s register, they can proceed to court.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494791374841.html
Medical doctor by dream, fisherman by desperation: The Thomas Larnyo story

When all hope is lost and life begins to weigh you down, you have no choice; you either give up on life or give in to desperation. Such is life.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494923093080.html
Coronavirus: Chief Imam Spokesperson calls for ‘One Muslim, One Booter’

Spokesperson for the National Chief Imam Sheikh Aremeyaw Shaibu has urged Muslims to refrain from using same plastic kettles, popularly known as ‘booter’, to help curtail spread of the novel Coronavirus disease.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494894066525.html
EC to update IPAC on impending voter registration

The Electoral Commission, Ghana (EC) has sent invitation letters to members of the Inter-Party Advisory Committee (IPAC) for a meeting on Wednesday, May 27.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111494928653605.html
Ghana Navy officers test positive for coronavirus

Some personnel of the Ghana Navy in the Western Region have tested positive for the novel coronavirus COVID-19).

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495041809488.html
Today in History: Formation of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU)

Today in history, exactly 57 years ago, on 25 May, 1963, the first African organisation after independence, the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) was formed in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia in which President Kwame Nkrumah of Ghana and Emperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia played prominent roles.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495145484801.html
Get to bottom of JB Danquah’s death before Atta Mills – A Plus to Deputy Minister

Musician and politician, Kwame Asare Obeng alias A Plus has wandered how the governing New Patriotic Party(/NPP) is going to get to unravel the cause of death of former President John Evans Atta Mills when the party is yet to get to the bottom of the death of JB Danquah Adu, a former NPP MP.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495025226151.html
Being on the street exposes you to social vices – Street Boy shares harrowing story

Young Collins Amankwah, who happens to be a street boy in the busy city of Accra as a result of broken home and its bizarre consequences, narrated his rather sad and risky experiences on the streets.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495269675943.html
Govt to site Military Base at Agogo to check illegal activities of Fulani herdsmen

As part of measures in curbing the increasing insecurity in the area such as illegal activities of nomadic Fulani herdsmen and other heinous crimes, the government plans to build a military base in Asante Akim North District capital, Agogo in the Ashanti Region.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495308155825.html
Coronavirus: Black Stars Square totally empty on Eid-ul-Fitr celebration

The Independence Square in Accra, where the National Chief Imam, His Eminence Dr Osman Nuhu Sharubutu, has over the years led Muslims to offer Eid prayers was empty today, even though the 2020 Eid-ul-Fitr celebration was observed.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495183956903.html
Flashback: Govt insensitive to the people's health - Prof Badu Akosa

Ghana's failure to implement a ban on public smoking has placed non-smokers under serious health risk, this, the former Director-General of the Ghana Health Service, Professor Agyeman Badu Akosa describes as insensitive on the part of the government.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495286065051.html
Assemblyman's overspeeding vehicle runs over young apprentice, kills her on the spot

Correspondence from the Volta Region

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495351890004.html
Sekou Nkrumah explains why he's 'fighting' with his siblings

Dr Sekou Nkrumah, son of Ghana’s first President, Kwame Nkrumah, has revealed the reasons for which he is at loggerheads with his siblings – Samia Yaba Christina Nkrumah and Gamal Gorkeh Nkrumah – blaming them for causing the bad blood between them.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495147135993.html
Kasoa MCE denies threatening to kill NDC candidate

The Metropolitan Chief Executive (MCE) of Awutu Senya East, Michael Mensah has rubbished allegations that he has mobilised people to threaten the National Democratic’s Parliamentary Candidate for the Awutu Senya East Constituency, Phyllis Naa Koryoo so she would step down from the race.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495505577395.html
We are prepared to fight election 2020 on Akufo-Addo's phenomenal record - Veep Bawumia

The Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has indicated that the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) is ready to contest the 2020 elections on the phenomenal record and leadership of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495363235105.html
Daffiama community seeks support to complete school project

Residents of Daffiama in the Daffiama/Bussie/Issah District have appealed to stakeholders and the general public to support them to complete a kitchen they are constructing for the Saapare Basic School in the community.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495519442128.html
Ho Hospital resumes work, as Volta coronavirus cases reach 47

The Ho Municipal Hospital has opened fully to the public after it was closed down temporarily.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495522066513.html
Prison officers, others defy ban on social gathering

Two prison officers were spotted consuming alcohol Sunday night at Koforidua the Eastern Regional capital with dozens of others in blatant disregard to the ban on public gathering and closure of drinking spots.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495323343317.html
Sekou Nkrumah explains why he's 'fighting' his siblings

Dr Sekou Nkrumah, one of the sons of Kwame Nkrumah, has explained why there is bad blood between him and his siblings – Samia Yaba Christina Nkrumah and Gamal Gorkeh Nkrumah.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495419934981.html
John Mahama will still win if a new register is compiled - NDC's Adams Yussif

NDC aspiring Member of Parliament in the Asante- Akyem North constituency, Alhaji Sulley Adams Yussif has said the NDC is resisting the Electoral Commission’s attempt to compile a new voter’s register because it will disenfranchise majority of Ghanaians.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495551782429.html
Savana Signatures introduces coronavirus information in local languages

Savana Signatures, a local NGO operating in the Northern Region, has begun delivering real time information on COVID-19 in various local languages.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495431450917.html
Election 2020: NDC’s major problem is Mahama not a new voters’ register – Wontumi

“The main problem of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) as the Electoral Commission (EC) of Ghana plans to prepare a new voters’ register for the December 7 polls is the party’s flagbearer, John Dramani Mahama, Ashanti Regional Chairman of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr. Bernard Antwi Boasiako alias Chairman Wontumi claims.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495381770180.html
Nigerian woman in court for impersonating ministers

A Nigerian woman has been put before an Accra Circuit Court for impersonating some Ministers of State to defraud prospective job seekers on social media.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495468604056.html
COA FS adhering to FDA directives; not engaging in any needless media war

COA FS Herbal Center, the producer of COA FS food supplement, has dissociated itself from some media reports suggesting that the product has been approved as cure for Covid-19.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495611476957.html
Coronavirus has exposed Africa’s economic paradigm – Mahama

John Dramani Mahama says the novel Coronavirus pandemic has exposed the weaknesses in the economic paradigm of African countries.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495673626587.html
Deportees from Kuwait tested negative for the coronavirus – Aviation Minister

Joseph Kofi Adda, the Aviation Minister, has disclosed that the deportees from Kuwait on Saturday tested negative for the novel Coronavirus.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495745097416.html
NDC parliamentary candidate petitions CID over death threats

Parliamentary candidate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) for Awutu Senya East Constituency, Naa Koryoo Okunor, has implored the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service to probe into death threats she has received over the week from assailants.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495756989665.html
Available data proves NDC manages economy better than NPP – ASEPA

The Alliance for Social Equity and Public Accountability (ASEPA) says claims that the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) are better managers of the Ghanaian economy are inaccurate.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495758929690.html
Texas Instruments makes it harder to run programs on its calculators

Texas Instruments has pulled the support for assembly-based programs on its graphing calculators -- it's meant to fight cheating, but also hurts hobbyists.

25 May 00:23 Engadget 96641515020537524.html
We’ll meet with Ken Agyapong to settle feud – Obinim’s handlers

Lawyers for self-styled televangelist and founder of the International God’s Way Church, Bishop Daniel Obinim are likely to make overtures with Assin Central MP, Kennedy Agyapong in the coming days, Administrator of the Church, Rev. Kwadwo Adu Boahen has told Kasapa 102.5 FM.

25 May 00:00 GhanaWeb 9132111495777503120.html
Sanatan Deka was lynched by Faizul Haque and friends for selling vegetables in a Muslim majority area during Ramzan; Are no-go areas for Hindus a new norm in India?

The names of the murderers are Faizul Haque alias Dali, Khabir Ali, Shabir Ali, Yusuf Ali and Firjahan Ali. Sanatan Deka was a worker in a company but due to lockdown was trying to sell vegetables to feed his family. - Nipon Saikia 

25 May 00:00 9159923260111003136.html
Tom Brady Golf Game Ignites Twitter as Jimmy Fallon Suggests The Two Were 'Separated at Birth'

Famous American football quarterback Tom Brady has recently tried himself in golf, but sometimes you just have to stick to something that you are good at - for example...

25 May 00:43 Sputniknews 967333868035001268.html
How Maharashtra Lost the Battle

  Lack of coordination between the ruling coalition partners, failure of the  Chief Minister and top cabinet ministers to take full responsibility, and an overall absence of leadership has ensured that Maharashtra stares at a bigger disaster with the onset of monsoon

25 May 00:00 9159923258578201355.html
Connacht's Greatest Day Leads An Extensive Eir Sport Gold Lineup This Week

One of very few benefits of the lockdown and the lack of sport has been the ability to look back and relive some of the great days of the past. TG4's All-Ireland Gold ...

25 May 00:00 974130362502960487.html
There Were Zero Covid-19 Deaths In Ireland Today

There was very good news news this evening as Dr Tony Holohan confirmed there were no deaths from coronavirus in this country over the past 24 hours.There were 59 new...

25 May 00:00 974130361690928427.html
Tom Brady Produced The Best Moment Of Sunday's Charity Golf Match

A team of six-time Super Bowl winner Tom Brady and five-time major winner Phil Mickelson took on two-time Super Bowl champion Peyton Manning and 15-time major winner T...

25 May 00:00 974130362603819416.html
The 9 Types Of Irish Football Fan You Will Definitely Find On The Internet

While we may not see any international football for quite some time, that doesn't stop the conversation around Irish football. Scouring the comments sections of newspa...

25 May 00:00 974130362553377187.html
Captain Marvel 2 Will Show Carol Danvers Picking Up Thor’s Hammer

Thor’s hammer can only be picked up by those who are worthy of Mjilnor. So, what is this we are hearing about Captain Marvel picking...

25 May 01:30 DKODING 1461033207125767976.html
Power Rangers: Battle for the Grid Season 3 has been announced

Season 3 DLC for Power Rangers: Battle for the Grid has been announced by nWay for all platforms, including the Nintendo Switch. It will launch over the next several months, but the first Season 3 …

25 May 01:49 My Nintendo News 1055834754140496678.html
Australia unnecessarily exposed itself to Beijing's fury, but relying on the US now is risky

Australia has mishandled the inquiry into Covid-19, but it is in uncomfortable and unfamiliar territory

25 May 01:49 the Guardian 1491978795127260167.html
Top 10 biz headlines: Slowdown blues, coronavirus lockdown impact, and more

Here are the top 10 headlines on Monday morning

25 May 01:19 Business-Standard 1502508926095255190.html
New Zealand leader carries on with TV interview during quake

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern barely skipped a beat when an earthquake struck during a live television interview.

25 May 01:22 NewsChannel 10 1537185524233951380.html
Cowboys’ Michael Gallup Reportedly Not Being Discussed In Any Jamal Adams Trade Talks

If the Dallas Cowboys are interested in trading for Jamal Adams, Michael Gallup isn’t on the table as part of the return, according to a post on Twitter by Yahoo Sports‘ Charles Robinson. ...

25 May 01:43 The Inquisitr 1745625230522472029.html
Small-Cap Crypto Assets Are Outperforming Bitcoin: Here’s Why This Will End Soon

Over the past few weeks, small-cap crypto assets — altcoins — have been outperforming the market leader in Bitcoin. But there are clear technical and

25 May 01:00 1696346936236981912.html
New Zealand PM unruffled as earthquake hits mid-interview

'Quite a decent shake here, if you see things moving behind me,' Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says, smiling

25 May 01:23 Rappler 1882105643489511850.html
Save 15% on a pair of Sony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones

Our top-rated headphones have been discounted by AU$70 through Amazon.

25 May 01:35 TechRadar 2111116914510650018.html
Redmi K30i 5G debuts with 48MP quad cameras, 120Hz display and Snapdragon 765G

Redmi has silently introduced a new smartphone called Redmi K30i 5G in China. Its design and specifications are identical to the Redmi K30 5G phone that went official in China back in December 2019. The only major difference between the two phones is that the Redmi K30 5i comes with a 48-megapixel primary lens on …

25 May 01:10 Gizmochina 1751854815412364615.html
COVID-19: US coronavirus death toll rises by 638 in 24 hours

Relatively small increase means US toll now stands at 97,686

25 May 01:20 Gulf News 2086521544802701035.html
Tennis: NZ Premier League event featuring top local players to start in June

The tournament will feature 24 players over three weeks.

25 May 01:56 Newshub 2131266985829924891.html
Three men in court charged over Gold Coast murder

Three men charged with murdering a Brisbane teen who plunged to his death from a Surfers Paradise balcony will remain behind bars after having their cases briefly mentioned in court. Cian English, 19…

25 May 01:52 214966661811251654.html
Formula E driver disqualified for getting impostor to race for him

Daniel Abt's fellow racers suspected he was not behind the wheel of his simulator and called him out during the race.

25 May 01:25 Brisbane Times 2314609338266153868.html
China's Great Wall expects mild domestic auto sales growth in H2

BEIJING — Great Wall Motor expects China’s overall auto sales in the second half this year to return to the same level as last year, its president said, as the world’s biggest auto market recovers from a coronavirus-driven low.

25 May 01:25 Financial Post 2379081491951906316.html
4 More Oil Stocks That Could Go Bankrupt in 2020

These oil companies are on a slippery slope.

25 May 01:13 The Motley Fool 2231313657726573614.html
How Season 2 of 'Homecoming' Changes the Season 1 Finale

"Homecoming" season 2 on Amazon Prime Video completely recontextualizes one of the very best scenes from the season 1 finale

25 May 01:44 TheWrap 2361432282248493976.html
Canadian helps design Crayola crayon set that depicts human skin tones

A Canadian makeup developer has helped create a new line of Crayola crayons that are meant to accurately reflect human skin tones.

25 May 01:49 CTVNews 2422791597311088397.html
Premier rocked by Gold Coast balcony death as accused trio held behind bars

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk described the weekend's incident as "absolutely awful" on Monday morning.

25 May 01:44 Brisbane Times 2314609339234422260.html
Japan looking to end Tokyo's state of emergency, eyes fresh $930 bln stimulus

TOKYO — Japan is looking to lift a state of emergency for Tokyo and remaining areas still facing restrictions while also considering fresh stimulus worth almost $1 trillion to help companies ride out the coronavirus pandemic, Nikkei reported on Monday.

25 May 01:39 Financial Post 2379081492026208584.html
Bengal BJP chief again stopped from visiting Amphan-hit Midnapore

Sources in the BJP said Ghosh was on his way to Nandakumar, Haldia and Contai, which were among the worst-affected areas in the district, to distribute relief materials. However, his convoy was stopped midway in Tamluk.

25 May 01:54 The Indian Express 2885715103833044787.html
No shoot, no money, TV industry survives on the hope of bouncing back

The major issue in the TV industry in terms of payment is that many members of the cast and crew earn salary per day basis. Also, as per the contract, the amount is handed over only after 60-90 days.

25 May 01:33 The Indian Express 2885715105289629113.html
How Eid-el-Fitr was celebrated in Saudi Arabia - The Nation Nigeria

Families across Saudi Arabia had the Eid Al-Fitr celebrations in seclusion — with none of the fast-paced hustle and bustle of what is usually

25 May 01:24 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900848017412.html
Whistleblower behind Gujarat HC order: ‘No PPE kit, mask, gloves… can be in big trouble’

On Sunday, Health Minister Nitin Patel said the state government has “reviewed the High Court order and its observations” and “held a meeting to discuss and give a reply... next week.”

25 May 01:24 The Indian Express 2885715104106772055.html
Last 10 days, positivity curve begins to steepen

The latest trends come as India ramps up testing from under 30,000 daily in mid-April to over 1 lakh tests now. More than 6000 new cases have been reported for the last four days in a row.

25 May 01:40 The Indian Express 2885715105741301017.html
Woods, Manning win a TV charity match as good as real thing

Tom Brady delivered the shot of the match that made it easy to forget the rest of his swings. Tiger Woods didn't miss a fairway and earned a small measure of revenge against Phil Mickelson.

25 May 01:41 CTVNews 2422791597522975272.html
Covid wake-up call: Health infrastructure only 1 per cent of Smart City projects

These 69 projects, located in 55 of the 100 smart cities being developed, will cost an estimated Rs 2112.06 crore — about 1 per cent of the total Mission investment of Rs 205,018 crore.

25 May 01:53 The Indian Express 2885715105840856584.html
Brands, local and global, get vocal about their Indian roots

According to senior people in several companies The Indian Express spoke with soon after the Prime Minister said that every Indian “has to become vocal for their local, not only to buy local products, but also to promote them proudly”, C-level executives scrambled to come up with a plan to get the brand’s messaging across.

25 May 01:32 The Indian Express 2885715105700451262.html
Milestones of US human spaceflights

PARIS, May 25 — Here are key milestones in the history of crewed US spaceflights, which resume on May 27 with the first transport of US astronauts to the International Space Station for nine years. First American in space On April 12, 1961, the United States is upstaged by the Soviet Union, when...

25 May 01:59 Malaymail 302165934458592269.html
China reports 11 new mainland Covid-19 cases vs 3 a day earlier

BEIJING, May 25 — China reported 11 new confirmed coronavirus cases in the mainland as of end-May 24, up from three a day earlier, the National Health Commission reported. The commission said in a statement all of the new infections were imported cases involving travellers from overseas. Ten of...

25 May 01:14 Malaymail 302165935128103983.html
US coronavirus response fatally 'chaotic,' says Noam Chomsky

NEW YORK, May 25 — The United States is on a chaotic path with no federal plan against the coronavirus pandemic as it reduces public health funding and ignores the advances of climate change, according to activist scholar Noam Chomsky, considered the founder of modern linguistics. What follows...

25 May 01:44 Malaymail 302165934937867475.html
Australia begins wide-ranging enquiry into deadly bushfires

SYDNEY, May 25 — Australia today began the first hearings of a powerful inquiry into the causes of catastrophic bushfires that swept across the country, killing 33 people, destroying some 2,500 homes and razing an area the size of South Korea. Fuelled by three years of drought, which experts have...

25 May 01:35 Malaymail 302165935674616645.html
Afghan president to free up to 2,000 Taliban prisoners after ceasefire offer

KABUL, May 25 — Afghan President Ashraf Ghani began a process yesterday to release up to 2,000 Taliban prisoners as a goodwill gesture after the insurgents proposed a surprise ceasefire during the Eid holiday. The ceasefire appeared to hold as there were no reports of fighting between the...

25 May 01:30 Malaymail 302165935979969311.html
Memorial Day: American Legion Vets Help People Across America

Men and women who have served in the U.S. military have been busy brightening the lives Americans, according to the American Legion website.

25 May 01:26 Breitbart 3148363491601281541.html
Taiwan promises 'necessary assistance' to Hong Kong's people

TAIPEI, May 25 — Taiwan will provide the people of Hong Kong with “necessary assistance,” President Tsai Ing-wen said, after a resurgence in protests in the Chinese ruled territory against newly proposed national security legislation from Beijing. Taiwan has become a refuge for a small but...

25 May 01:05 Malaymail 302165936347041984.html
Memorial Day weekend draws crowds and triggers warnings | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. >> The Memorial Day weekend marking the unofficial start of summer in the U.S. meant big crowds at beaches and warnings from authorities today about people disregarding the coronavirus social-distancing rules and risking a resurgence of the scourge that has killed nearly 100,000 Americans.

25 May 01:25 Star-Advertiser 3439335388141514944.html
Ilhan Omar Believes Joe Biden Accuser Tara Reade: 'Justice Should Never Be Denied'

Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) has revealed that she believes Tara Reade's sexual assault claims against presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden.

25 May 01:40 Breitbart 3148363491193037481.html
Tech giants are embracing remote work and others may soon follow | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

OAKLAND, Calif. >> For a preview of the future of office work, watch how the biggest tech companies are preparing for a post-pandemic world.

25 May 01:45 Star-Advertiser 3439335389132440966.html
White House goal on testing nursing homes unmet | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

RICHMOND, Va. >> Nearly two weeks ago the White House urged governors to ensure that every nursing home resident and staff member be tested for the coronavirus within 14 days.

25 May 01:35 Star-Advertiser 3439335388802188692.html
Welcome to Puerto Rico, now line up for your coronavirus screening | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico >> Known for its world-class beaches, laid-back vibe and status as a natural-disaster magnet, Puerto Rico is hoping to make another name for itself: innovator in pandemic travel.

25 May 01:15 Star-Advertiser 3439335388951627211.html
As Native Americans fight coronavirus, basketball takes a timeout | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

PHOENIX >> Basketball is woven into the fabric of Native American life.

25 May 01:55 Star-Advertiser 3439335389430257269.html
Chile's hospitals under strain as coronavirus cases near 70,000, president says

SANTIAGO, May 25 — Chile's healthcare system is under strain and “very close to the limit,” President Sebastian Pinera said yesterday, as the number of confirmed novel coronavirus infections approaches 70,000 after a rapid increase in recent days. The Ministry of Health reported 3,709 new...

25 May 01:24 Malaymail 302165935699341444.html
‘What planet are they on?’ – Press attacks Johnson and Cummings

Criticism has come from some unlikely sections of the national media over the crisis at No 10.

25 May 01:36 Shropshire Star 3480199992786033428.html
Two hairstylists in Missouri may have exposed more than 140 clients to the coronavirus, health officials say

A hairstylist at a Missouri Great Clips salon may have exposed up to 56 clients to COVID-19 after working while symptomatic, health officials said on Saturday .

25 May 01:07 Pulse Live 3606876834736369549.html
Trump retweets personal attacks on Clinton, Pelosi, Abrams

President Trump spent part of his Memorial Day weekend using his Twitter account to promote personal attacks on Democrats, retweeting posts that took aim at former Georgia gubernatorial candidate

25 May 01:08 TheHill 355432919802375591.html
WNBA teams set to make tough decisions on roster cuts | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

NEW YORK >> New York Liberty general manager Jonathan Kolb knew that he and first-year coach Walt Hopkins would have to make some tough decisions on the team’s roster this year.

25 May 01:59 Star-Advertiser 3439335389561185411.html
National Republicans sue California to block mail-ballot November election

“We’re on firm legal ground,” Gov. Gavin Newsom said, arguing that “public health is a nonpartisan issue.”

25 May 01:57 POLITICO 3493784591222898930.html
Man charged with murder of motorcyclist in Maddingley appears at court

Damien Russell Janson, 31, appeared in the dock of the Ballarat Magistrates' Court on Monday for a filing hearing.

25 May 01:30 The Courier 3604583736553752531.html
New Zealand leader carries on with TV interview during quake

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern barely skipped a beat when an earthquake struck during a live television interview.

25 May 01:22 WVLT 4089046910305093012.html
Tiger Woods, Peyton Manning raise $20M, win 'The Match'

Tiger Woods and Peyton Manning won 'The Match' .

25 May 01:43 WVLT 4089046911205740763.html
The Match: Tiger Woods & Peyton Manning get the win, but Tom Brady & Phil Mickelson stole the show

It came down to the final hole, of course. Tiger and Peyton got the win in "The Match," but Brady's shot and Phil's coaching were the real highlights.

25 May 01:11 FOX Sports 4135141642027033788.html
Jaipur: Man gangrapes, murders mentally challenged 10-year-old sister with his 3 friends

The main accused and his three friends took the 10-year-old to a secluded place, raped her and strangulated her to death on May 17. Her body was found on May 21.

25 May 01:38 India Today 4286117812539461471.html
Medical aid costs shrink but Covid-19 costs are still unknown

Fewer elective surgeries and doctors’ visits save millions, but hospitalisation of Covid patients will negate these savings.

25 May 01:00 CityPress 437075749155171020.html
Canada to ramp up COVID-19 testing and tracing, recommend digital app

Works closely with Apple and Google.

25 May 01:31 iTnews 4425008560261963985.html
Do you know the SB leaders at every position?

Our trivia series on position-by-position leaders continues today by testing you on the stolen base leaders at each spot in the lineup -- including pitcher and designated hitter. With all due respect to the likes of Roger Bresnahan, Frank Chance and Ty Cobb, this quiz will only consider players who

25 May 01:15