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New Zealand largely escapes Covid-19 with only 22 deaths recorded

WELLINGTON, June 2 (Xinhua) -- New Zealand reported no new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday for 11 consecutive days, with ...

Several Afghan civilians die in roadside bombing

Officials say that seven civilians have been killed and six others wounded in a roadside bomb attack in northern Afghanistan.The ...

Tensions between U.S. black communities and police go back centuries

Outrage over racial profiling and the killing of African Americans by police officer ...

U.S. in lockdown, 50% of states activate National Guard

WASHINGTON, DC - Under siege in the White House, President Donald Trump is aggravating America's latest racial anguish in a ...

11 Washington DC police injured in third day pf protests

WASHINGTON, DC, May 31 (Xinhua) - Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser said on Sunday night she was imposing a citywide ...

Israeli police shoot autistic Palestinian man suspecting he was armed

JERUSALEM - Israel's defense minister apologized on Sunday for the Israeli police's deadly shooting of an unarmed Palestinian man who ...

Use of masks outside homes in Dubai no longer mandatory at all times

DUBAI, UAE - The Dubai government is to relax restrictions on wearing face masks in public.Until Sunday, everyone regardless of ...

Something is Deeply Wrong in the American Psyche

"It's My Face Man!.I Didn't Do Nothing Serious Man!.Please!Please!Please!I Can't Breathe!.Please!Man!Please!.Somebody!.Please!Man!.I Can't Breathe!.I Can't Breathe!.Please!.(inaudible),,,,Man!Can't Breathe!.My Face!.Just Get Up!.I Can't ...

Americans continue to shun use of masks

ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA - At a grocery store in Alexandria, Virginia, customer Laura Shafor was dismayed about a couple who weren't ...

Cyclone Nisarga: Priyanka Chopra requests people to take precautions

New Delhi [India], June 3 (ANI): "This year feels relentless," actor Priyanka Chopra said urging Mumbai residents to take precautionary ...

Travis Head's contract with Sussex deferred until 2021

Sussex [UK], June 3 (ANI): England's County Cricket Club Sussex on Tuesday announced that Australian player Travis Head's contract has ...

No evidence of coronavirus changing its severity: Experts

Washington DC [USA], June 3 (ANI): Epidemiologists and other researchers have rejected the recent findings of Alberto Zangrillo, the head ...

Silver linings of COVID-19 in Singapore

A resident does morning exercises at the Marina Bay area in Singapore, May 20, 2020. (Photo by Then Chih Wey/Xinhua)As ...

Xinhua Portraits | May 2020

BEIJING, JUNE 3 (Xinhua) -- Editor's choice of Xinhua Portraits in May, 2020.A bride and her groom wear face masks ...

India's Modi Gets Trump Invite To Attend G-7 Summit, Ministry Says

NEW DELHI - India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi has received an invitation from U.S. President Donald Trump to attend the ...

LPL releases Summer Split schedule

The two playoff finalists from the Spring Split of the China-based League of Legends Pro League (LPL) will be idle ...

Team Unique sign illusion to Dota 2 squad

Following a successful two-month run as a Dota 2 substitute, Danil "illusion" Volchan has landed a full-time position with Team ...

Recent Attack in Western Niger Sends More Then 1,000 Fleeing

GENEVA - The U.N. refugee agency reports more than 1,000 people have fled a site in western Niger following an ...

MAD Lions win twice at BLAST Spring Showdown - Europe

MAD Lions cruised to two victories on Tuesday to push their record to 3-0 through two days of the BLAST ...

WHO says global coronavirus tally nears 6.2 million

Geneva [Switzerland], June 3 (ANI): The World Health Organization (WHO) on Tuesday said that 6,194,533 people have been infected with ...

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U.S. stocks rally as dollar continues dive

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks in the United States, and across the world were in demand again on Tuesday, ...

Chinese solid waste imports down by nearly 50% this year

BEIJING, June 2 (Xinhua) -- China is now moving closer and vows to achieve its goal of halting all imports ...

German carmaker to expand investment in Chinese auto sector

HEFEI, June 2 (Xinhua) -- German carmaker Volkswagen has announced plans to invest 2.1 billion euros (about 2.3 billion U.S. ...

New plant for health and wellness products to open near Cork City

CO CORK, Ireland - A U.S. manufacturer of essential oils, health and wellness products is developing a manufacturing plant near ...

Dubai getting back to business after lengthy break

DUBAI, UAE - Malls throughout Dubai are slowly building their business after being dormant for some weeks due to the ...

Centuries of belief lost as News Corp newspapers close

News Corp's closing of its community and regional papers, with few remaining and others online-only, cancels centuries of beliefs about ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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