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Former Rajasthan BJP chief Bhanwar Lal Sharma passes away

BJP state president Satish Poonia consoled Sharma's family members at his residence and termed the death as a personal loss for him and the party.

29 May 20:57 The Financial Express 1288289581601479137.html
Colin Kaepernick Supports 'Freedom Fighters' in Minneapolis, Will Pay Legal Fees

Former NFL player Colin Kaepernick jumped to Twitter to offer to pay the legal fees of the "freedom fighters" rioting and burning down the

29 May 20:07 Breitbart 3148363491354174263.html
Air Peace evacuates 301 Chinese from Nigeria - The Nation Nigeria

Air Peace has evacuated 301 Chinese from the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos to Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport

29 May 20:42 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445901218707321.html
U.S., Britain raise Hong Kong at U.N. Security Council, angering China

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The United States and Britain raised China’s plan to impose new security legislation on Hong Kong at the U.N. Security Council on Friday, prompting China and Russia to criticize the United States for excessive use of force against black people.

29 May 20:03 Reuters 8334514181391768507.html
Cuomo must respond to Long Island strip club seeking to open amid coronavirus, judge says

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

29 May 20:14 New York Post 7654946767667508598.html
Leaked posts show Facebook employees asking the company to remove Trump’s threat of violence

"If we fail the test case here, history will not judge us kindly," an employee says. The Facebook posts were cross-posted from Twitter, which took action against them.

29 May 20:54 The Verge 1337119303445057175.html
Delhi: Armed men rob staff at hospital of Rs 1,500; RML institute dean admitted to Max

No FIR has been filed in the matter so far. "We have not received a complaint from the private hospital yet,” said DCP (Northwest) Vijayanta Arya.

29 May 20:47 The Indian Express 2885715103969315364.html
George Floyd death: Minneapolis school board members draft resolution to terminate police contract

The director of the Minneapolis Public Schools board said Friday that he has drafted a resolution to terminate its contract with the city's police department following the death of George Floyd. 

29 May 20:02 Fox News 7362823819583925402.html
Xi stresses significance of Civil Code, better protecting people's legitimate rights, interests

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, has emphasized the full recognition of the significance of the promulgation and implementation of the country's newly adopted Civil Code and better protection of the people's legitimate rights and interests in accordance with law.

29 May 20:57 Global Times 7829414520162697292.html
Trump orders his administration to begin eliminating Hong Kong privileges

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

29 May 20:28 Reuters 8334514181016939390.html
North Korea Accuses Washington of ‘Smear’ Attempt With Cyberattack Claims

In a Friday statement, the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) rejected accusations it had masterminded cyberattacks against the United States and other...

29 May 20:51 Sputniknews 967333868408729664.html
DMK moves SC for implementation of 50 pc OBC quota in TN’s share of All India Medical seats

The DMK party has moved the Supreme Court seeking 50 per cent OBC reservation in seats surrendered by Tamil Nadu in the All India Quota for under graduate, post graduate medical and dental courses in

29 May 20:45 Deccan Herald 2027555796389499566.html
‘Twitter Is Determined To Allow Terrorists, Dictators To Abuse Its Platform’: Trump Admin Fires Back

The official twitter account of the Donald Trump led US administration has fired back a salvo at Twitter after the social media website blocked a tweet by Trump on Minnesota Race Riots.

29 May 20:07 Swarajya 4977622830374714561.html
Sacked US cop Derek Chauvin charged with murder of George Floyd after widespread riots

The officer was caught on camera pushing his knee down on his neck as Mr Floyd pleaded " I can't breathe"

29 May 20:09 birminghammail 8288260685136715481.html
NPA appoints ex-Scorpion Sipho Ngwema as spokesperson

Ngwema previously served as the head of communications at the Competition Commission, a position he had held since September 2016.

29 May 20:48 The Citizen 410802300880471676.html
Nigeria yet to receive Trump’s ventilators, says minister

The Federal Government is yet to receive the ventilators promised by U.S. President Donald Trump. Minister of Information and Culture

29 May 20:18 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900269427706.html
Two quakes hit Rohtak in one-hour span; tremors felt in Delhi

The first quake, a medium intensity one of 4.5 magnitude, hit the Haryana city at 9.08 p.m. at a depth of 5 km.

29 May 20:42 The New Indian Express 4718288654385678043.html
US threat to deny student visas reminiscent of McCarthy era: FM

US President Donald Trump's threat to slap sanction on Chinese students in the US is brazen political persecution and racist, said a Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson who wondered if McCarthyism is making a comeback in the US.

29 May 20:43 Global Times 7829414520322378506.html
Employees urge BMC to allot hospital beds for virus-afflicted staff

So far, more than 1,500 civic employees — healthcare staff, engineers, workers from the conservancy department, and others on coronavirus-related duties — have been infected by the virus, while 25 have succumbed due to it.

29 May 20:01 The Indian Express 2885715104283107379.html
Dr. Michael Baden to perform independent autopsy on George Floyd

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

29 May 20:58 New York Post 7654946768183964758.html
Minister says Ottawa must respect choice of First Nations to hold powwows

Marc Miller said studies have shown that when decisions are made by Indigenous communities the medical results are better

29 May 20:36 The Globe and Mail 68426410682365509.html
Epstein Victims to Get Money Under Deal With Virgin Islands

Women who accused Jeffrey Epstein of sexually assaulting them as girls can now be compensated after his estate, valued in one filing at more than $600 million, struck a deal with the U.S. Virgin Islands.

29 May 20:07 Bloomberg.com 4032480121611639479.html
Huge fire at industrial estate as 200 TONNES of paper goes up in flames

The blaze broke out in Wigan earlier this evening

29 May 20:06 men 6694993427790862095.html
Former PM says Cummings had not ‘followed spirit’ of lockdown guidance

Mrs May said she was concerned that the focus on Mr Cummings was ‘detracting from the most important task’ of dealing with coronavirus.

29 May 20:45 Jersey Evening Post 6141642773389494905.html
US takes action against China over Hong Kong

The president also said the US would be suspending entry of certain Chinese citizens.

29 May 20:48 Shropshire Star 3480199991590907923.html
Donald Trump axes all funding to WHO after claiming 'China has total control'

President Trump permanently suspended US funding to the World Health Organization after accusing it of a coronavirus cover-up with China

29 May 20:00 Metro 970161748033381863.html
Buhari, Gbajabiamila, others celebrate Abiodun at 60

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday felicitated with Ogun State Governor Dapo Abiodun as he clocks 60 years today. A statement by his Special Adviser

29 May 20:36 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445901339765948.html
Barack Obama says George Floyd's death 'cannot be normal' and asks for justice

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

29 May 20:03 mirror 675785260018018594.html
'Pathetic': Burgess Owens rips Taylor Swift for accusing Trump of pushing white supremacy following George Floyd death

Former NFL player Burgess Owens pushed back against singer Taylor Swift after she criticized President Trump for denouncing looting and rioting following the death of George Floyd.

29 May 20:07 Washington Examiner 4625792333483039945.html
Health infra in Pune’s rural areas enough to cope with any emergency: authorities

Despite rising COVID-19 cases in Pune’s rural areas, the administration has the requisite medical infrastructure to cope with any sudden upsurge, authorities said on Friday. Five more deaths and over

29 May 20:52 The Hindu 6679535024433049089.html
Spies want new questioning, surveillance powers

ASIO wants compulsory questioning powers extended to terror suspects as young as 14 as well adults suspected of involvement in foreign interference activities.

29 May 20:51 Australian Financial Review 3974284487251279326.html
Religious organisations return to worship

 President Cyril Ramaphosa on Tuesday announced that religious organisations will be able to open when level 3 commences on June 1.

29 May 20:25 Lowvelder 3143322321638559648.html
Top European Union diplomat calls China an 'ally' despite Hong Kong crisis

China is a necessary “ally” in global affairs due to its economic clout and capacity to influence major issues, according to the European Union’s top diplomat.

29 May 20:20 Washington Examiner 4625792332124052993.html
Pending SSC exams to be conducted in 75 centres in Wanaparthy says Collector Sheik Yasmin Basha

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

29 May 20:19 The Hans India 817019415478988786.html
AU, UN Officials Voice Outrage at Death of Man in Police Custody in Minnesota

Graphic video of Floyd's arrest Monday shows a white police officer kneeling on his neck, with Floyd pleading to be allowed to breathe

29 May 20:45 VOA Zimbabwe 262570846819132201.html
Little fear, lots of love as Madrid medics do home rounds amid pandemic

By Susana Vera MADRID (Reuters) - With air kisses and palms clasped, elderly patients in Madrid greet medics who come to check them at home during the coronavirus pandemic despite the risks involved.

29 May 20:40 Firstpost 4760741712708257855.html
India records more than 7,000 COVID-19 cases in country's highest single-day spike

India is now the ninth worst-affected country by coronavirus pandemic.

29 May 20:54 The New Indian Express 4718288653566865411.html
Covid-19 cases now at 29,240, with 34 more deaths

The total deaths in SA due to Covid-19 is now 611.

29 May 20:09 The Citizen 410802301678871828.html
Men charged with conspiracy to supply crack cocaine and heroin

Two men have been charged with conspiracy to supply Class A drugs in the Haverhill area after arrests made by the Metropolitan Police in Essex yesterday.

29 May 20:30 East Anglian Daily Times 681138150938434222.html
Outrage over ‘brutal beating’ of Nigerian in India

Sodiq Oyeleke Outrage has trailed the "brutal" beating of a yet-to-be-identified Nigerian in India. The PUNCH reports that many people on social media condemned the beating after the video su...

29 May 20:31 Punch Newspapers 3524240994341784196.html
Garneau says still no black boxes from Iran in January shootdown of airliner

OTTAWA - Canada and four other countries are still trying to pressure Iran to release the flight recorders from its Jan. 8 shootdown of a Ukrainian passenge

29 May 20:34 iNFOnews.ca 6669504244765391481.html
Britain may offer 'path to citizenship' for nearly 3 million in Hong Kong

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain is prepared to offer extended visa rights and a pathway to citizenship for almost 3 million Hong Kong residents in response to China’s push to impose national security legislation in the former British colony.

29 May 20:44 Reuters 8334514180328369931.html
Clark County schools to move to Phase Two of reopening June 8

Under the plan announced Friday, some staff will return to district offices under social distancing guidelines, while much work will continue to be done online or by phone.

29 May 20:27 Las Vegas Review-Journal 8640648837042106777.html
Police take over Nasarawa PDP secretariat - The Nation Nigeria

Stern- looking police operatives have taken over the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) secretariat in Lafia, the capital of Nasarawa State...

29 May 20:05 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900561472263.html
Residents flee as Anambra communities clash over land ownership

Tony Okafor, Awka Three persons were reportedly killed on Friday in a land feud between Urum and Achalla communities in the Awka North Local Government Area of Anambra State. This was the sec...

29 May 20:38 Punch Newspapers 3524240995303032769.html
'Justice will be served': Barr announces civil rights investigation into George Floyd's death

The FBI and Justice Department are carrying out an investigation into whether the Minneapolis police officers involved in the death of George Floyd violated any federal civil rights laws.

29 May 20:03 Washington Examiner 4625792332388441633.html
Blantyre man rushed to hospital with head injury after hit-and-run as cops hunt driver

A MAN was rushed to hospital earlier today after falling victim to a hit and run in Blantyre. Police are appealing for information after a 47-year-old male was knocked down by a motor at Anderson G…

29 May 20:11 The Scottish Sun 6609127673924834871.html
White House: Twitter Says Post on Minneapolis Riots Didn't Break Any Rules

Twitter appeared to inadvertently admit that one of President Donald Trump's tweets, now censored by the platform, did not in fact violate the site's rules.

29 May 20:47 Breitbart 3148363491480326305.html
US takes action against China over Hong Kong

The United States will begin the process of withdrawing special trade benefits for Hong Kong because of the Chinese government’s imposition of a new security law in the semi-autonomous city.

29 May 20:22 independent 5894610844724590656.html
Sanwo-Olu declares frontline health workers as face of his 1st year anniversary

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Friday said the frontline health workers are the heroes of the states' battle against the Covid-19...

29 May 20:00 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445902017447765.html
US takes action against China over Hong Kong

The president also said the US would be suspending entry of certain Chinese citizens.

29 May 20:48 Express & Star 7324224459137085459.html
President Buhari says he is still focused on delivering his mandate

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured Nigerians that his administration is still focused on delivering on his mandate. He made the statement on Friday, May 29.

29 May 20:57 Legit 3764253649966275534.html
Six arrested on murder charge

Sleuths from the Organised Crime Wing of Central Crime Branch received a tip-off from an informant early on Friday of a gang wielding lethal weapons on the prowl. This helped the team stop a car with

29 May 20:19 The Hindu 6679535025114105320.html
Vehicle testing stations to reopen for business

The Ministry of Transport has announced that vehicle testing stations have been granted permission to open on June 1.

29 May 20:40 Lowvelder 3143322321413954657.html
Photo: Three US Intel Satellites Will Launch From New Zealand in June After COVID-19 Delay

The launch of three US intelligence satellites from New Zealand has been rescheduled for June 11 after it was delayed by more than two months due to the COVID-19...

29 May 20:14 Sputniknews 967333868692676105.html
Editorial: Stop focusing on looting in Minneapolis. Be outraged that police keep killing black men

There is anger on the streets in Minneapolis. It is understandable given the killing of yet another unarmed black man as he was arrested.

29 May 20:22 Yahoo 7097669637150047677.html
Flames burn close to people's homes as two mountain fires merge into one

Crews managed to tackle the flames just in time

29 May 20:30 Wales Online 7686550516502778702.html
Former PM says Cummings had not ‘followed spirit’ of lockdown guidance

Mrs May said she was concerned that the focus on Mr Cummings was ‘detracting from the most important task’ of dealing with coronavirus.

29 May 20:44 Express & Star 7324224458854091385.html
SUV belonging to Gautam Gambhir’s father stolen

Sources said personnel deployed at the house were not present at the time of the incident. However, DCP Bhatia denied the allegations.

29 May 20:16 The Indian Express 2885715103855711484.html
Sikder brothers escape to Thailand by air ambulance from legal charges at home

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

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

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

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

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

29 May 20:37 New York Post 7654946768545961410.html
Garneau says still no black boxes from Iran in January shootdown of airliner

OTTAWA — Canada and four other countries are still trying to pressure Iran to release the flight recorders from its Jan. 8 shootdown of a Ukrainian passenger plane, Transport Minister Marc Garneau said Friday.

29 May 20:34 KitchenerToday.com 52741010578060117.html
Cops called to ongoing incident in Fife street as three people treated for injuries

Officers remain at the scene in Ryan Road, Glenrothes, after being called at around 4pm following reports of a disturbance.

29 May 20:09 dailyrecord 552235480231269770.html
Twitter Lets Verified Account Threaten Journalist with 'Bullet in the Back of Your Skull'

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

29 May 20:17 Breitbart 3148363490897931634.html
Joe Biden reveals he spoke with George Floyd's family

Former Vice President Joe Biden revealed he spoke to the family of George Floyd, who died in police custody earlier this week.

29 May 20:33 Washington Examiner 4625792331818562116.html
Keith Ellison tells George Floyd rioters to direct anger at police and not the National Guard

Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison told people rioting in the streets over the death of George Floyd to direct their frustration toward the Minneapolis Police Department rather than the National Guard.

29 May 20:36 Washington Examiner 4625792332723734611.html
Donald Trump cuts US ties with Hong Kong over Chinese government 'smothering'

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

29 May 20:13 Metro 970161747864688124.html
Minister says Ottawa must respect choice of First Nations to hold powwows

OTTAWA - Canada's Indigenous services minister says Ottawa won't dictate terms to First Nations on holding ceremonies and powwows during a pandemic."If you

29 May 20:15 iNFOnews.ca 6669504245599492526.html
Trump moves to revoke Hong Kong’s trade status, stoking China Rift

Citing a litany of grievances against the country, some dating to before he was elected president, United States President Donald Trump said the US would begin a process to revoke Hong Kong’s preferential trade status under US law.

29 May 20:54 Hindustan Times 696565558646045453.html
Amaravati: High Court order hailed as victory for democracy

Terming High Court verdict on quashing ordinance removing State Election Commissioner N Ramesh Kumar as a big blow to the ruling YSRCP, the TDP stated that government should learn lessons from the...

29 May 20:56 The Hans India 817019415774734845.html
‘When the looting starts, the shooting starts’: Behind the infamous phrase used by Trump

It was used by Miami Police Chief Walter Headley in 1967 and again the following year by segregationist presidential candidate George Wallace, NPR reported Friday.

29 May 20:53 New York Post 7654946767940120696.html
Trump moves to revoke Hong Kong trade status, stoking China rift

Citing a litany of grievances against the country, some dating to before he was elected president, Trump said the U.S. would begin a process to revoke Hong Kong’s preferential trade status under U.S. law.

29 May 20:00 BNN 3833521688580926759.html
Transcripts released of Flynn's calls with Russian diplomat

Transcripts of phone calls that played a pivotal role in the Russia investigation were declassified and released Friday.

29 May 20:11 KNOE 8 News 9048639191496064244.html
Tremors in Delhi; seventh since April 12

Earthquake in Delhi-NCR: The epicentre of the earthquake is near Rohtak in Haryana. There were no reports of damage to property yet. 

29 May 20:01 The Indian Express 2885715104439857777.html
Police free CNN reporter arrested live on TV covering Minneapolis protests

Police in Minneapolis released a CNN reporter who was led off in handcuffs along with his film crew while reporting live on television early Friday morning during violent protests in the city.

29 May 20:06 The Jakarta Post 7678601104300212919.html
Migrants now returning in fewer numbers to Uttarakhand

An Uttarakhand Transport Corporation official told The Indian Express that 100 buses were sent to Delhi on May 25, and the people who registered to return were given information in advance.

29 May 20:48 The Indian Express 2885715105232740862.html
Group demands public prosecution of policemen involved in shooting of teenager

A group known as Oworo Youth Forum has demanded that the police officers involved in the shooting of 16-year-old Tina Ezekwe must be arrested, paraded and prosecuted publicly. Towolawi Jamiu,

29 May 20:39 TheCable 7513571674120300263.html
Former 5-Star Recruit Antonio Alfano Reportedly Kicked Off Second CFB Team

Former five-star linebacker recruit Antonio Alfano was kicked off of his second program in just under a year.

29 May 20:32 The Spun 9122471848219731187.html
Maharashtra: Free foodgrain arrives for migrants, but after most have left the state

While Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman had announced the free foodgrain scheme for migrants on May 14 as part of the second tranche of the Centre’s ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’ package, state officials admitted to delays in finalisation of the modalities for its implementation

29 May 20:16 The Indian Express 2885715105157180600.html
Trump terminates US ties with WHO, imposes sanctions against China

President Donald Trump said certain foreign nationals from China, identified as potential security risks, will not be allowed to enter the US "to better secure our nation's vital university research"

29 May 20:00 Business Today 1145527431190260881.html
Maharashtra: SP MLA booked for protest, ‘inciting’ people

Stating that the voice of public representatives was being stifled, Abu Asim Azmi said on Friday that he held the protest to highlight the high-handedness of the police and raise concerns over the functioning of the government.

29 May 20:25 The Indian Express 2885715103818909109.html
'World's biggest Airbnb': Approved 13-bedroom house not to be used for short-term letting

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

29 May 20:00 The Bellingen Shire Courier-Sun 713218232838174989.html
Epstein estate reaches deal with US Virgin Islands attorney general on victims compensation fund

A deal regarding a fund to compensate the dozens of alleged sex-trafficking victims of Jeffrey Epstein has been reached between the late financier's estate and the attorney general of the U.S. Virgin Islands following an impasse.

29 May 20:51 Fox News 7362823820980569165.html
New York City Reopening Is in Sight, as Transit and Other Questions Overhang

The first phase of New York City’s midpandemic reopening begins June 8 with free face coverings for all businesses that need them.

29 May 20:23 Courthouse News Service 1799505150524886841.html
The George Floyd Killing Exposes the Failures of Police Reform

As protests engulf Minneapolis after yet another police killing, advocates across the country say the time for police reform is over.

29 May 20:59 The Intercept 3645855239845428689.html
L.A. County Task Force to Present Guidelines on Tuesday For "Immediate Reopening" of Film And TV Production

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

29 May 20:52 The Hollywood Reporter 121801343661848489.html
Ex-warehouse employee charged with stealing 2 pallets of crab legs, robbing security guard

A 28-year-old man has been taken into custody on Wednesday after robbing a security guard and stealing two pallets of crab legs from a food distribution center in Lexington.

29 May 20:25 WBTV 6439870257451244053.html
Intel chief Ratcliffe declassifies transcripts of Flynn calls

Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe on Friday announced that he has declassified the transcripts related to Michael Flynn’s conversations with a Russian diplomat during the presidential

29 May 20:17 TheHill 355432919740099614.html
Britain may offer 'path to citizenship' for nearly 3 million in Hong Kong

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

29 May 20:35 Japan Today 8582716286833877225.html
Former PM says Cummings had not ‘followed spirit’ of lockdown guidance

Mrs May said she was concerned that the focus on Mr Cummings was ‘detracting from the most important task’ of dealing with coronavirus.

29 May 20:44 Shropshire Star 3480199991307913849.html
International naval operation nets 50 tonnes of cocaine in 45 days

BOGOTA (Reuters) - A multilateral naval anti-drug operation confiscated 50 tonnes of cocaine in 45 days, Colombia President Ivan Duque said on Friday.

29 May 20:33 Reuters 8334514181658832299.html
They've Arrived: National Guard, Police Deployed Just in Time to Protect the Smoldering Ruins of Minneapolis

Our own Julio Rosas is on the ground in Minneapolis,

29 May 20:16 Townhall 6083908948069143052.html
Little fear, lots of love as Madrid medics do home rounds amid pandemic

By Susana Vera MADRID (Reuters) - With air kisses and palms clasped, elderly patients in Madrid greet medics who come to check them at home during the coronavirus pandemic despite the risks involved.

29 May 20:40 Firstpost 4760741711972822334.html
Biden calls for 'real leadership' after Trump alludes to violence after police killing

Joe Biden on Friday called for justice and "real leadership", accusing President Donald Trump of encouraging violence by threatening deadly military force to stop rioters in Minneapolis protesting the police killing of an unarmed black man. Initially peaceful rallies in Minnesota's largest city have given way to nights of arson,…

29 May 20:05 Japan Today 8582716286518830987.html
Garneau says still no black boxes from Iran in January shootdown of airliner

Canada and four other countries are still trying to pressure Iran to release the flight recorders from its Jan. 8 shootdown of a Ukrainian passenger plane, Transport Minister Marc Garneau said Friday.

29 May 20:38 CP24 1887544294626497330.html
Parktown Boys’ principal back at school as lockdown postpones hearing

Malcolm Williams was suspended along with district officials in January following the death of Grade 8 pupil Enock Mpianzi.

29 May 20:31 The Citizen 410802300822792225.html
U.S. senators urge probe of TikTok on children's privacy

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Four U.S. senators, including a China hawk, urged the Federal Trade Commission on Friday to investigate allegations that the popular video app TikTok violated a consent decree protecting children’s privacy.

29 May 20:15 Reuters 8334514180458050866.html
Brian Stelter, Washington Post face backlash for comparing arrest of CNN crew to George Floyd's death

CNN media correspondent Brian Stelter and the Washington Post are facing intense backlash for attempting to compare the arrest of a CNN crew while covering the Minneapolis riots to the tragic death of George Floyd. 

29 May 20:49 Fox News 7362823819910802593.html
Taylor Swift Lashes Out at Trump on Twitter, Says He's 'Stoking Fires of White Supremacy'

Swift reacted to Trump's tweets about how the situation in Minneapolis has got out of control, as violent protests have continued in the city over the death of black...

29 May 20:17 Sputniknews 967333869436313227.html
Dilli Ka Babu | Karnataka officer who spoke for guest workers gets transferred

The transfer seems to have shocked many people within the government as well as the public

29 May 20:55 The Asian Age 2126266544469533946.html
Opinion: Donald Trump would be toast if it wasn’t for Joe Biden

The presumptive Democratic nominee should consider staying out of sight and out of mind for the rest of the campaign

29 May 20:00 The Globe and Mail 68426411329923816.html
Only God can determine my political future, says Ike Ekweremadu

Ike Ekweremadu is the current senator representing Enugu West Senatorial zone in the upper chamber. He has been a member of the Nigerian Senate since 2003.

29 May 20:19 Legit 3764253650043029985.html
Challenging China's Claims In South China Sea, US Navy Warship Sails Near Paracel Islands

Challenging Beijing's claims in the highly contested South China Sea, US Navy's Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Mustin on Thursday (local time) sailed near Paracel Islands, reported CNN.

29 May 20:13 NDTV.com 5090057681247528775.html
Three people rushed to hospital after Glenrothes disturbance as cops race to scene

THREE people have been rushed to hospital after a Glenrothes disturbance which saw cops lock down the scene. Police were called to Ryan Road in the Fife town after the alarm was raised at 4pm this …

29 May 20:24 The Scottish Sun 6609127673548093047.html
US takes action against China over Hong Kong

The president also said the US would be suspending entry of certain Chinese citizens.

29 May 20:48 Jersey Evening Post 6141642773672488979.html
5 years of PMB: Buhari's silence confuses me a lot - Amaechi

Reviewing the performance of President Muhammadu Buhari in power, Minister of transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has spoken on the president's leadership style.

29 May 20:26 Legit 3764253650391684270.html
Trump says US will no longer treat Hong Kong as autonomous region

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Friday announced sweeping changes to the US relationship with Hong Kong, declaring the region would no longer be viewed as autonomous from China or given

29 May 20:30 New York Post 7654946768023683072.html
US Suspends Entry of 'Certain' Chinese Students, Researchers Over Suspicion of Intellectual Theft

A new proclamation from the White House has ordered the suspension of entry for "certain students and researchers" from China over their alleged operations to collect...

29 May 20:08 Sputniknews 967333867533889613.html
Zimbabwe records second highest daily coronavirus increase

Zimbabwe reported 17 new coronavirus cases on Thursday, the second highest daily tally which took the country total to 149.On Wednesday, cases more than doubled...

29 May 20:10 Bulawayo24 News 5565663539928079722.html
Cop who knelt on George Floyd charged with murder

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

29 May 20:42 Punch Newspapers 3524240995793818620.html
Top Labour donor 'ready to inject fresh cash' under Keir Starmer's leadership

EXCLUSIVE: John Mills told the Mirror he could open his chequebook again now Jeremy Corbyn has gone

29 May 20:00 mirror 675785260916047789.html
Qureshi warns India against any ‘foolish act’

India is consta­ntly losing and its surgic­al strike drama has failed, says the foreig­n minist­er

29 May 20:39 The Express Tribune 1105816786135456490.html
George Floyd killing: Police officer Derek Chauvin arrested over death during botched arrest

A US police officer whose alleged killing of George Floyd, an unarmed black man, has been arrested.

29 May 20:00 News24 3752801376606358297.html
India rejects US mediation in Ladakh standoff, reiterates China issue is bilateral

China too, in a statement on Friday, rejected any US mediation.

29 May 20:38 The Asian Age 2126266545599698669.html
US “terminating relationship” with World Health Organization, Trump says

"China has total control over the World Health Organization," Trump claims.

29 May 20:56 Ars Technica 5028555106947671958.html
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe may be pardoned tomorrow and home for daughter's birthday

EXCLUSIVE: The husband of Brit mum Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, who has been imprisoned in Iran since being held under false spying charges in April 2016, says she could be pardoned on Saturday

29 May 20:00 mirror 675785260764278737.html
US cuts World Health Organization ties over virus response

China retaliated for the visa limitations by expelling several reporters from U.S. media outlets, including The Washington Post and The New York Times.

29 May 20:04 An-Nahar 2220466262243082076.html
'This Has Been Happening for 400 Years': Activists Explain Public Rage as Floyd Protests Enter Fourth Day

46-year-old George Floyd died in police custody on Monday after being pinned to the ground by the neck and strangled to death by a Minneapolis police officer. His death...

29 May 20:18 Sputniknews 967333867525127283.html
Nanded civic body rules out mass transmission of virus

The Nanded Waghala Municipal Corporation (NWMC) had feared the worst after more than 900 of the over 3,700 pilgrims stranded at Nanded’s Langar Sahib and Sachkhand Shri Hazur Sahib gurudwaras due to the coronavirus-induced lockdown had tested positive on returning to Punjab.

29 May 20:55 The Indian Express 2885715105274073808.html
Jamia student granted bail in December case

Tanha was arrested by the Crime Branch on May 17 for allegedly instigating a crowd in Jamia Nagar on December 15, following which violence erupted in the area.

29 May 20:34 The Indian Express 2885715104492719858.html
Militants Shell Settlements in Northwestern Syria, Russian Military Says

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The Hayat Tahrir al-Sham* terrorist group has attacked settlements in Syria's northwestern province of Idlib, Rear Admiral Oleg Zhuravlev, the head...

29 May 20:20 Sputniknews 967333869379797231.html
US Defence Secretary Talks To Rajnath Singh, Says Pentagon

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

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

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

29 May 20:41 Interesting Engineering 7328942540984649491.html
Backlog effect: Mumbai’s recovered cases jump from 8,650 to 16,008

1,447 fresh cases reported, taking city’s total COVID-19 cases close to 37,000-mark

29 May 20:26 The Hindu 6679535024754044425.html
Many Canadians shocked by U.S. riots, Canada has racism problem too, PM Trudeau says

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Many Canadians are watching the riots in parts of the United States with shock and horror but Canada also has problems with racism, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Friday.

29 May 20:40 Firstpost 4760741712090184921.html
Customs and Border Protection Responds to Outrage About ‘Predator Drone’ Flying Over Minneapolis

Hours after President Donald Trump tweeted that federal intervention may be necessary if riots in Minneapolis, Minnesota continued, outrage over a "predator drone" sighting swelled. Some noted that a Customs and Border Patrol done took off on Friday morning, reportedly from the Grand Forks, N.D. area, and flew over Minneapolis before apparently returning to its base. 

29 May 20:04 Law & Crime 7990899036860679853.html
Congress demands white paper on COVID-19 expenditure

Opposition Congress in Karnataka on Friday urged the government to bring out a "white paper" on the expenditure towards COVID-19 measures including the purchase of PPE kits, sanitizers and masks.

29 May 20:56 Deccan Herald 2027555796947385076.html
Trump says US 'terminating relationship' with WHO amid pandemic

US President Donald Trump has announced the United States will be terminating its relationship with the World Health Organization, saying it had failed to adequately respond to the coronavirus because China has "total control" over it.

29 May 20:30 Aljazeera 6642629762310220523.html
Nancy Grace on potential 'mindset' of UConn student, 23, accused of killing 2 people

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

29 May 20:16 Fox News 7362823820170687349.html
Donald Trump Defends and Explains 'Looting' and 'Shooting' Statement

President Donald Trump defended a statement he made early Friday morning, that "when the looting starts, the shooting starts."

29 May 20:00 Breitbart 3148363492133623023.html
Power 5 conferences ask Congress for college athlete compensation law

The Power 5 conference commissioners are asking Congress to move forward with federal legislation regarding compensation for college athletes.

29 May 20:28 ESPN.com 7331508221589078510.html
Quarantine will cease within fortnight, Ryanair CEO claims

Michael O’Leary criticises handling of reopening and says ‘thousands’ booking flights

29 May 20:00 The Irish Times 8204772967749235872.html
The racist history of Trump’s “When the looting starts, the shooting starts” tweet

Several prominent segregationists have used the phrase while cracking down on black protesters since the civil rights era.

29 May 20:00 Vox 6416095788340670784.html
Theresa May says Dominic Cummings did not 'follow the spirit' of lockdown

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

29 May 20:33 Metro 970161749045042303.html
Van Jones: Black People Should Be Afraid of White, Hillary Supporters

CNN commentator Van Jones, never one to shy from his

29 May 20:45 Townhall 6083908948635990227.html
Obiano signs COVID-19 Prevention Bill into law - The Nation Nigeria

Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State on Friday signed into the Anambra State COVID-19 and Other Dangerous Diseases Prevention

29 May 20:48 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445901737188316.html
Virus deaths hit single-day high as BHC CJ tests positive

Justic­e Mandok­hail and his family go into self-isolat­ion

29 May 20:08 The Express Tribune 1105816787253217639.html
Katsina govt relaxes lockdown for Friday prayers, Church services

Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State has approved for the relaxing of the COVID-19 lockdown to allow Muslim faithful observe Friday prayers

29 May 08:24 Vanguard News 4125100340496044815.html
The inside story of our COVID detente

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

29 May 08:49 The Age 7967730562677687558.html
Twitter places notice on Trump’s Minneapolis tweet for ‘glorifying violence’

Twitter on Friday escalated its war on President Trump by placing a “public interest notice” on one of his tweets. The social media giant said a tweet by Trump that read “When the

29 May 08:48 New York Post 7654946768167271064.html
Royal Malaysian Navy to look into expanding base in Sabah east coast

KOTA KINABALU, May 29 — The Royal Malaysian Navy (RMN) is looking into the expansion of its base to accommodate the asset requirements of RMN especially in the east coast of Sabah. RMN chief Admiral Tan Sri Mohd Reza Mohd Sany however said the matter is still at discussion stage with the Sabah...

29 May 08:44 Malaymail 302165935729828055.html
Children's home backed for approval despite residents' concern

Plans to allow a former activity centre to be converted into a children’s home have been strongly criticised by residents.

29 May 08:40 Shropshire Star 3480199993283279224.html
No. 2 HVI caught with shabu in Tondo

THE Manila Police District-Station 1 arrested a male suspect tagged as the ‘Number 2 High Value Individual (HVI)’ and said to be a drug pusher, in Tondo, Manila.

29 May 08:33 Journal Online 6375127393242726363.html
China, India capable of resolving issues through dialogue: Beijing rejects Trump's mediation offer

Trump said on Wednesday that he was 'ready, willing and able' to 'mediate or arbitrate' the raging border dispute between India and China, amid the continuing standoff between the militaries of the two neighbours at the Line of Actual Control (LAC).

29 May 08:57 Oneindia 2023829371970447987.html
Remand extension for suspected drunk driver involved in fatal collision in Kuantan

KUANTAN, May 29 — The remand order on a fish wholesaler suspected of driving under the influence of alcohol, which allegedly led to the death of an Alam Flora Sdn Bhd supervisor last Monday, has been extended another three days. Kuantan district police chief ACP Mohamad Noor Yusof Ali confirmed...

29 May 08:35 Malaymail 302165934708565351.html
Boxes of PPE donated by China will support Perth charity PKAVS when lockdown eases

The Chinese Government has donated hundreds of facemasks to help protect staff, volunteers and clients at a lifeline Perth charity.

29 May 08:28 The Courier 4275302768367255875.html
J&K Police identifies owner of explosives-laden car intercepted in Pulwama on Thursday

According to the police, he is a resident of Shopian and had joined the Pakistan-backed terror group Hizb-ul-Mujahideen in July 2019.

29 May 08:16 DNA India 7533428661579137073.html
Twitter Slaps Notice on Trump Minneapolis Tweet, Saying It Glorifies Violence

The tweet "violated the Twitter rules about glorifying violence. However, Twitter has determined that it may be in the public’s interest for the tweet to remain accessible."

29 May 08:33 The Hollywood Reporter 121801342710217226.html
New waterways linking NE, B’desh to start in 3 months

New waterways between Tripura and Bangladesh would start within three months and it would boost trade and numerous economic activities, Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb said on Friday.

29 May 08:38 Nagalandpost 3019528211519056595.html
Home quarantine patients to be placed in Navotas CIF, hospital

THE Navotas City Government will place persons confirmed positive for coronavirus disease (COVID)-19 who were still under home quarantine to the community isolation facility (CIF) while those who have higher risk for severe complications due to certain health conditions will be admitted to Navotas City Hospital.

29 May 08:04 Journal Online 6375127392345569558.html
UK PM unveils ‘limited’ easing of lockdown

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has unveiled some “limited” and “cautious” easing of the country’s coronavirus lockdown measures.

29 May 08:20 Nagalandpost 3019528213335836914.html
Illinois, New Jersey, and New York are the only states reopening according to federal guidelines, a ProPublica analysis found

The three states have yet to fully lift stay-at-home orders, which have been in place for roughly the same duration, per the ProPublica analysis.

29 May 08:42 Business Insider 6060062399949484755.html
Gay weddings boost US economy by $3.8 billion since landmark ruling

Gay and lesbian weddings have boosted state and local economies by an estimated $3.8 billion since same-sex marriage was legalized nationwide in the United States in 2015, according to a study published on Thursday.

29 May 08:20 The Jakarta Post 7678601103005948208.html
Anxiety mounts over COVID-19 spread in Kogi after index cases

Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Wednesday announced two cases of the coronavirus in Kogi. Although those were the state's index cases,

29 May 08:09 TheCable 7513571674362085903.html
Green light for garden parties, but careful using the bathroom: England releases new guidelines for social gatherings amid lockdown

Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced measures to further ease lockdown in England at a press conference on Thursday.

29 May 08:44 MarketWatch 8975941549004791186.html
Burglary suspect identified after fatal Everett break-in

A homeowner shot the man Thursday morning. The slain man had served much of his adulthood in prison.

29 May 08:30 HeraldNet 3867135408619814582.html
Buhari came to ‘steal, kill, destroy’- Fani-Kayode - The Nation Nigeria

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

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

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

29 May 08:40 Mashable 5336625364016043196.html
Lockdown may be extended by another 15 days, says Goa CM after talking to Amit Shah

Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant underlined that there was a demand in the state to reopen hotels, restaurants, gyms, and malls, highlighting that he would urge the Centre to allow the resumption of activities in the state with adequate social distancing rules in place

29 May 08:43 Business Today 1145527432253223047.html
Worried About Locust Attack In Delhi? Officials Say 'Little Chance'

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

29 May 08:48 HUFFPOST 6665507016815729193.html
Buhari to receive report Sunday – PTF

Our Reporters The Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha, has said the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), would receive more recommendations from the ...

29 May 08:10 Punch Newspapers 3524240994793687443.html
Professor commits suicide in Shillong

A 34-year-old assistant professor of Indian Institute of Management – Shillong on Thursday allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself at his residence here in Meghalaya, a police official said on Friday.

29 May 08:39 Nagalandpost 3019528213408908543.html
Delhi University likely to start registration process for admission to UG courses from 8 June; tentative first cut-off list to be out by 11 Aug

The University of Delhi may begin the registration process for admission to various courses on 8 June. The university’s standing committee of the academic council will decide in its meeting today if the tentative schedule prepared by the admissions department should be passed.

29 May 08:01 Firstpost 4760741712384978948.html
Defence Headquarters releases scorecard of operations, says 600 terrorists, bandits killed in May 2020

THE Armed Forces of Nigeria says it has killed 188 BHT/ISWAP members, 392 Bandits in the Northwest, 20 Bandits/armed 521,000

29 May 08:54 The ICIR 2244788520653595011.html
Twitter attaches disclaimer to Donald Trump's Minneapolis tweet for 'glorifying violence'

Twitter said on Friday that one of US President Donald Trump's tweets on Minneapolis protests had breached its rules about "glorifying violence."

29 May 08:03 India Today 4286117813071820957.html
Chancellor Rishi Sunak to outline changes to furlough scheme

It comes after Boris Johnson announced a gradual easing of the lockdown in England.

29 May 08:28 Shropshire Star 3480199991824322834.html
Why Trump’s Executive Order against protection for social media firms matters

Trump is arguing that if social media firms seek protection from the fact that they cannot control what a user posts, then they shouldn’t be intervening with those posts either.Trump’s move could set a precedent for other countries, though it doesn’t necessarily mean that they will follow them

29 May 08:22 Livemint 6614605817908039583.html
4 positive cases in Mohali district, total goes up to 110

Deputy Commissioner (DC) Girish Dayalan confirmed the development and said that the health department teams are working on contact tracing of the new positive cases.

29 May 08:09 The Indian Express 2885715105565244899.html
Regional elections in December may escalate COVID-19 transmission: Public health experts

Public health concerns are mounting over the government’s plan to go through with holding the 2020 simultaneous regional elections in December over fears of further virus transmission amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

29 May 08:40 The Jakarta Post 7678601103134087852.html
Indonesia rejects Beijing's South China Sea claims

Indonesia raises 2016 Hague ruling in letter to head of UN, expressing opposition to China’s nine-dash line

29 May 08:12 Taiwan News 4737573344126527589.html
AP High Court orders reinstatement of Ramesh Kumar as State Election Commissioner

It struck down ordinance No. 5 of 2020 through which the term of SEC was cut short

29 May 08:57 The Hindu 6679535025680750848.html
Trump's executive order cracking down on 'online censorship' has nothing to do with free speech

The move could scare social media giants away from even modest moderation of disinformation — an outcome that serves Trump's political aims.

29 May 08:27 Business Insider 6060062399576495803.html
Minnesota calls in National Guard to quell unrest over black man's death in police custody

Minnesota's governor activated the National Guard on Thursday to help restore order following two days of violent protests in Minneapolis over the death of a black man seen in graphic video gasping for breath as a white officer knelt on his neck.

29 May 08:50 The Jakarta Post 7678601103468726355.html
Investigators find Rs 30 million in wreckage of crashed Pakistan aircraft

Investigators and rescue officials have found around Rs 30 million in cash in the wreckage of the Pakistan International Airlines' aircraft that crashed wth 99 people on board, killing 97 people,

29 May 08:08 Deccan Herald 2027555797727803912.html
Burundi's First Lady Airlifted to Kenya After Contracting Covid-19

The emergency evacuation was conducted despite Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta announcing that the borders had...

29 May 08:30 Kenyans.co.ke 8634838154513306972.html
Twitter hides Trump’s Minneapolis tweet and labels it for ‘glorifying violence’

Twitter has placed a warning label over a tweet by President Trump that seemed to call for violence against protestors in Minneapolis.

29 May 08:41 VentureBeat 6273363636677585388.html
Controversial Perth Murray Royal flats plan signed off by Scottish Government

A contentious plan to build flats at a former Perth hospital has been approved by the Scottish Government.

29 May 08:18 The Courier 4275302767078690450.html
One in seven Brits admit to flouting lockdown rules - for poker, sex and haircuts

For just over two months, the country has been in lockdown, with social distancing measures preventing people seeing loved ones -however some people have found sticking to the rules more difficult than others

29 May 08:45 mirror 675785260372754049.html
MeECL oppose Electricity Bill, to supports protest

Employees and engineers of the Meghalaya Energy Corporation Limited (MeECL) has extended its support to the call of “national protest day” on June 1 against the Electricity (Amendment) Bill, 2020 and proposed privatisation of DISCOM.

29 May 08:39 Nagalandpost 3019528212979366245.html
Khupe demands share of Chamisa's loot

THE Thokozani Khupe-led MDC-T has approached the High Court seeking to be joined as a party to an on-going application filed by Nelson Chamisa-led group, MDC Al...

29 May 08:27 Bulawayo24 News 5565663540109619335.html
NIA charges one more in Attari drug seizure case

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

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

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

29 May 08:41 Gulf News 2086521544479815299.html
Chancellor Rishi Sunak to outline changes to furlough scheme

It comes after Boris Johnson announced a gradual easing of the lockdown in England.

29 May 08:28 Express & Star 7324224459370500370.html
US, UK step up pressure on China over Hong Kong security law

China faced growing international pressure Friday over its move to impose a security law on Hong Kong that critics say will destroy the city's autonomy, with the United States and Britain placing the…

29 May 08:34 France 24 5635134570098981746.html
Daily Shramik trains from Punjab stop today

So far, 17.7 lakh migrants had registered themselves on the Punjab government’s portal to go to different parts of India, out of which 15.4 lakh wanted to go to UP and Bihar only.

29 May 08:24 The Indian Express 2885715103859274509.html
Complaints over lockdown in Andhra Pradesh to go to NDMA

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

29 May 08:38 The New Indian Express 4718288653359202762.html
Tsenengamu seek police clearance to protest

Godfrey Tsenengamu, the leader of the newly-established Front for Economic Emancipation in Zimbabwe, yesterday wrote to police seeking clearance to protest at t...

29 May 08:28 Bulawayo24 News 5565663539816129276.html
Najib Razak Allegedly Engaged Services Of Israeli Cyber Startup To Spy On Opposition

It’s been two years since Malaysia made history by electing a new party to lead the country and dethroned the former prime minister, Najib Razak, and the

29 May 08:32 Lowyat.NET 6894342419955721772.html
Paul Ngei’s Daughters Seek To Block Adopted Brother From Being Beneficiary To Estate

Late veteran Paul Ngei's daughters have sought to have his adopted son blocked from being included as a beneficiary to his estate.According to the Standard, one of the daughters, Elizabeth Nduku M

29 May 08:45 KahawaTungu 3304128542870655737.html
Police need more than an unverified tip to avoid drug-case entrapment: top court

The Supreme Court of Canada says an unsubstantiated tip that someone is dealing drugs from a phone number doesn't amount to reasonable suspicion of criminal activity.

29 May 08:23 CTVNews 2422791597683430359.html
TN CM video-conferences with District Collectors on increase in covid-19

With lockdown 4.0 ending Sunday, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today held a meeting with all District Collectors about extending the curfew, amid a buzz that lockdown would be extended with strict measures due to the sharp increase of Covid-19 cases in Tamilnadu. Continue Reading →

29 May 08:52 News Today 4115950003020853797.html
China public security ministry pledges to 'direct and support' HK police

SHANGHAI — China’s public security ministry pledged to “direct and support” the Hong Kong police force after China’s parliament approved a decision to impose a national security law on the semi-autonomous territory, highlighting Beijing’s intention to take a more hands-on law-enforcement role in the city.

29 May 08:22 National Post 4816958590232993087.html
Parliament Annexe building sealed after official tests Covid-19 positive

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

29 May 08:00 Business-Standard 1502508925686123044.html
Coronavirus: Pubs with beer gardens likely to be the first hospitality venues to reopen

The government said pubs would not be able to reopen until 4 July at the earliest because of the difficulties of socially distancing

29 May 08:45 mirror 675785260286925583.html
PM Modi not in a good mood over flare up with Chinese says Trump

Reiterating his offer to mediate on the border dispute between India and China, US President Donald Trump has said that he spoke with Narendra Modi about the 'big conflict' and asserted that the Indian Prime Minister is not in a 'good mood' over the latest flare-ups between the two countries.

29 May 08:17 Oneindia 2023829371614026259.html
UK, US, Australia and Canada scold China over Hong Kong law

LONDON (Reuters) - The United Kingdom, the United States, Australia and Canada criticised China on Thursday for imposing a new security law on Hong Kong that they said would breach the 1984 Sino-British agreement on the former colony and threaten its freedoms.

29 May 08:39 Reuters 8334514180441612939.html
Taking urgent steps for cremation of COVID-19 deceased, Delhi govt tells HC

The AAP government informed the Delhi High Court on Friday that it was taking urgent steps, including extending the timings of crematoriums, to tackle the issue of cremating those who have died due to

29 May 08:05 The Hindu 6679535025918163348.html
Lockdown in India: Seriously ill, pregnant women must avoid train travel

Piyush Goyal tweeted, "I appeal to people suffering from serious ailments, pregnant women & those above 65 years & below 10 years of age to travel only when necessary

29 May 08:58 Business-Standard 1502508924723888217.html
Trump vows action against Minneapolis protesters

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

29 May 08:21 Nagalandpost 3019528212106621636.html
Canada’s Huawei extradition ruling could unleash Chinese backlash

A Canadian court ruling that could permit the extradition of a senior Huawei Technologies executive to the US leaves Canada vulnerable to further retaliation from Beijing, analysts said.

29 May 08:50 TechCentral 724913819243071295.html
Delhi High Court seeks report from govt on lack of facilities to cremate COVID-19 patients' dead bodies

Observing that this was violative of the rights of the dead, the court has sought a detailed status report from the Delhi government.

29 May 08:51 DNA India 7533428660981080777.html
PHOTOS: Minneapolis burns after racially charged police killing of George Floyd

The fatal arrest of an African-American man in the U.S. city of Minnesota has sparked countrywide protests; his death was reminiscent of the 2014 killing in New York City of Eric Garner, who was put in a banned police chokehold and was heard saying, "I can't breathe."

29 May 08:26 India Today 4286117813013670363.html
Trump signs order targeting social media after tweets flagged

President Donald Trump signed an order Thursday seeking to strip social media giants like Twitter of legal immunity for content on their platforms in a move slammed by his critics as a legally dubious act of political revenge.

29 May 08:47 The Guardian 7580308505769973664.html
Iran says it will continue nuclear work despite US sanctions

Iran said Friday its experts would continue nuclear development activities, despite sanctions imposed earlier this week on their fellow scientists by the United States. State TV cited a statement from the country’s nuclear department saying the U.S. decision to impose sanctions on two Iranian nuclear

29 May 08:13 Yahoo 7097669637888838548.html
Germany stresses dialogue with China key when asked about possibility of sanctions

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said on Friday that the best way to influence China on the Hong Kong dispute was for the European Union to stand united in its response and to maintain dialogue with Beijing.

29 May 08:22 Reuters 8334514180505242983.html
Commentary: Twitter struck fair balance between liberty, fact

Twitter did not remove President Trump’s tweet. Its small label informed people how to ‘get the facts.’

29 May 08:30 HeraldNet 3867135409220489079.html
No cash can repay the debt from this base politics

No cash can repay the debt from this base politics.

29 May 08:57 Brisbane Times 2314609338701271305.html
Ontario coroner calls inquest into death of teen at school for the blind

The parents of a disabled teen who died in the care of an Ontario residential school for the blind say they're hopeful a newly called inquest into their son's death may protect a future generation of vulnerable students.

29 May 08:00 KitchenerToday.com 52741009279322569.html
‘Are we animals?’: Patients in UP Covid-19 hospital protest against lack of water, food

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

29 May 08:26 Scroll.in 8669301692559656801.html
Watch: Passengers on special train headed to Mizoram hand food to Assam flood victims

Facebook user Emanuel Ralte, who shared the video on Facebook, wrote, "Our Mizo brothers, on their way from Bangalore help victims of Assam floods with little food they had with them."

29 May 08:16 The Indian Express 2885715104181666665.html
Australian Court Ruling Grants Access to Queen's Correspondence Written Before Whitlam Dismissal

On 11 November 1975, Governor-General of Australia John Kerr sacked Prime Minister Gough Whitlam, arguing that he had failed to get parliament to approve a national...

29 May 08:27 Sputniknews 967333867579750426.html
Minneapolis officer charged with George Floyd’s death as protests flare

The police officer who was seen on video kneeling on the neck of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who died in custody after pleading that he could not breathe, was arrested Friday and charged with murder in a case that sparked protests across the United States and violence in Minneapolis.

29 May 08:08 WBTV 6439870257372683458.html
EXCLUSIVE: Harrowing video shows sick Iranians collapsing in the street as activists allege Iran's coronavirus pandemic started in Chinese embassy a month BEFORE its first official case

EXCLUSIVE: Leaked ambulance service records show three Iranian employees of the Chinese embassy went to hospital on January 28 with covid-19 symptoms, a month before first official case.

29 May 08:28 Mail Online 124328111323538891.html
Investigators find Rs 3 crore in wreckage of crashed Pakistan aircraft

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

29 May 08:08 Deccan Herald 2027555797424699929.html
This Man At a Quarantine Centre in Bihar’s Buxar Eats 40 Chapatis, 10 Plates of Rice Daily

Due to his large diet, a shortage of food grains and other food supplies was reported following which administrative officials paid a visit to the centre.

29 May 08:10 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | India.com 7150386083494594694.html
Police kill 2 kidnappers, arrest 6 bandits, recover 130 cows in Katsina

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

29 May 08:15 Vanguard News 4125100340205130454.html
India-China border row: PM Modi not in ‘good mood’ over ‘big conflict’, says US President Donald Trump

"I can tell you; I did speak to Prime Minister Modi. He is not in a good mood about what is going on with China," Trump said during an interaction with reporters at the White House.

29 May 08:23 The Financial Express 1288289581107034771.html
Japan Netflix star's death sparks calls for cyberbullying rules

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

29 May 08:00 Digital Journal 4566489173044311122.html
PUDR sees ‘malafide intentions’ in NIA taking Navlakha to Mumbai

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

29 May 08:40 The Hindu 6679535025090221883.html
Burundi's First Lady airlifted to Nairobi after contracting Covid-19

VIP infected with Coronavirus

29 May 08:18 Pulse Live 3606876834743348108.html
No cash can repay the debt from this base politics

No cash can repay the debt from this base politics.

29 May 08:57 The Age 7967730561682198793.html
China rejects Trump's offer to mediate in border standoff with India

India News: hina on Friday rejected US President Donald Trump's offer to mediate between India and China to end their current border standoff, saying the two coun

29 May 08:55 The Times of India 6060938663353946546.html
Sprayers from UK, drones, Regional Control Rooms: Govt’s preparedness for Locust control

Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare Narendra Singh Tomar on Friday held a meeting with the Ministers of State for Agriculture and Farmers.

29 May 08:38 The Statesman 1191309780812368166.html
Body of Kanna Lakshminarayana's daughter-in-law handed over to family after post-mortem

The body of Andhra Pradesh BJP chief Kanna Lakshminarayana's daughter-in-law was handed over to the family after post-mortem.

29 May 08:28 The Hans India 817019413927461774.html
China rejects Trump's mediation offer to resolve border dispute with India, says both countries capable

The Chinese foreign ministry has said the two countries are capable of solving the issue through dialogue. China has rejected Trump’s mediation offer.

29 May 08:56 India Today 4286117813422561522.html
Waqar Younis claims someone hacked into his Twitter & liked the porn video, vows to delete his social media accounts

Waqar also added that this is not the first time that his social media got hacked by a hacker.

29 May 08:15 DNA India 7533428662258626719.html
Consultant report argument against City of Snohomish rezone

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

29 May 08:30 HeraldNet 3867135409033803323.html
Gautam Gambhir’s father’s SUV stolen from outside his home, probe underway

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

29 May 08:35 The Indian Express 2885715105335710259.html
High Court's verdict on SEC N Ramesh's case is a lesson to government: Pawan Kalyan

Jana Sena chief Pawan Kalyan said that he welcomes verdict of the High Court overturning the ordinance issued by the state government on the dismissal of the Andhra Pradesh state election commissioner...

29 May 08:43 The Hans India 817019414824002303.html
Big B sponsors 10 buses for UP migrants

 Moved by the plight of stranded migrants, Bollywood veteran Amitabh Bachchan has come forward to contribute his mite to their cause.

29 May 08:28 Nagalandpost 3019528212544047734.html
N30m fraud: Why we granted Bobrisky bail – Police

Oluwatosin Omojuyigbe The Nigeria Police Force says it granted cross-dresser, Idris Okuneye, popularly known as Bobrisky, bail because it is “mindful of the people” it takes into custody. For...

29 May 08:30 Punch Newspapers 3524240994443082503.html
Murder of RJD leader’s family: Police stall march to Gopalgunj

J.P. Yadav was injured and his parents and younger brother were killed when bike-borne men fired indiscriminately on the leader at his house on May 24

29 May 08:29 The Hindu 6679535024980230234.html
Panchkula CMO asks RWAs to report travellers coming in

The move has been taken to “track incoming people and keep them under radar especially returning from high risk areas,” said the CMO.

29 May 08:36 The Indian Express 2885715104779234574.html
Again, Twitter flags Trump tweet, says it’s ‘glorifying violence’

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

29 May 08:34 Vanguard News 4125100339454037158.html
‘People are fascinated because I am a girl’: 15-year-old who cycled 1,200 km from Delhi to Bihar

A video of Jyoti Kumari bicycling with her injured father amid the lockdown made headlines last week.

29 May 08:00 Scroll.in 8669301693722116231.html
Supreme Court orders states to foot the bill for guest workers' travel

Plus, their food and shelter while they wait for their train or bus are the states' responsibility

29 May 08:35 The Asian Age 2126266545120416406.html
Former pub set to become flats

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

29 May 08:49 Shropshire Star 3480199993251673455.html
Now US president informs about mood of our PM, India truly at global stage: Prashant Kishor

Not just Kishor but many from the opposition including senior Congress leader Rahul Gandhi have demanded transparency regarding the ongoing border tension between India and China. 

29 May 08:25 India Today 4286117813896520956.html
Queen’s Birthday Holiday Irrelevant

“Queen’s Birthday holiday is the most irrelevant public holiday on our calendar. It’s time for a holiday that actually reflects Aotearoa’s unique place in the world” said Lewis Holden, Campaign Chair of New Zealand Republic.

29 May 08:47 SCOOP 5315658999384443550.html
National cabinet launches ambitious federation reform agenda

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

29 May 08:41 Australian Financial Review 3974284488347700899.html
Video shows a protester in Denver getting hit by a car during a mass demonstration over George Floyd's death

"I was absolutely shocked by video evidence of a motorist attempting to run over a protester," Colorado's governor said.

29 May 08:00 Business Insider 6060062401179201654.html
After fact-check, Twitter flags Donald Trump’s tweet for ‘glorifying violence’

Twitter has restricted users from liking, commenting or retweeting President Donald Trump's tweet, except for a quoted retweet.

29 May 08:44 The Indian Express 2885715104730403159.html
Teen decapitated by dad in 'honour killing' after eloping with older man

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

29 May 08:35 Metro 970161747939872667.html
Midas: Additional PDLs released

COURT Administrator Jose Midas Marquez yesterday disclosed that an additional 4,167 persons deprived of liberty have been released from prison amid the coronavirus outbreak in the country.

29 May 08:34 Journal Online 6375127393668845938.html
In Johor, 10 Bersatu divisions claim to support sacking of Dr Mahathir and co

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

29 May 08:04 Malaymail 302165935670556999.html
China approves plan to impose Hong Kong security law

China's parliament approved plans Thursday to impose a security law on Hong Kong that has ratcheted up tensions with the US and sparked new protests over fears the city is losing its special

29 May 08:30 Deccan Herald 2027555797163200999.html
The inside story of our COVID detente

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

29 May 08:49 WAtoday 6806590900142949638.html
Next phase of lockdown: States want strict implementation of guidelines in containment zones

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

29 May 08:26 Oneindia 2023829372570401424.html
Minneapolis officer charged with George Floyd’s death as protests flare

The police officer who was seen on video kneeling on the neck of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who died in custody after pleading that he could not breathe, was arrested Friday and charged with murder in a case that sparked protests across the United States and violence in Minneapolis.

29 May 08:10 WVLT 4089046911175196104.html
India wants environment of trust before talks with Nepal

This is a continuous process and requires constructive and positive efforts, Anurag Srivastava, spokesperson, MEA said. India believes that there has been no lack of engagement between the two countries, he also said.

29 May 08:37 Oneindia 2023829371321411659.html
UN Human Rights Chief Urges 'serious Action' To Halt US Police Killings Of Unarmed African Americans

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet on Thursday condemned the killing of George Floyd, an African American man whose death in police custody on Monday was captured on video and has led to serious ongoing protests in Minneapolis.

29 May 08:26 SCOOP 5315659000181530550.html
Trump officials consider defying Congress to sell more weapons to Saudi Arabia

The Trump administration is moving to sell another cache of munitions to Saudi Arabia, according to lawmakers and congressional aides, a step that would again defy Congress and ignore the objections of lawmakers in both parties about Riyadh’s human rights record.

29 May 08:17 Bdnews24 8119004128686410617.html
Another $650M in COVID-19 aid bound for Indigenous communities, minister says

Federal Indigenous Services Minister Marc Miller says the federal government will spend another $650 million to help Indigenous communities cope with the COVID-19 pandemic.

29 May 08:14 CTVNews 2422791599221216804.html
Adesina: Nigeria would have been history without Buhari

The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, has stated the nation would have long been forgotten...

29 May 08:43 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445899993756392.html
Another $650M in COVID-19 aid bound for Indigenous communities, Miller says

Federal Indigenous Services Minister Marc Miller says the federal government will spend another $650 million to help Indigenous communities cope with the COVID-19 pandemic.

29 May 08:14 CTVNews 2422791598273992497.html
Twitter restricts new Trump tweet for ‘glorifying violence’

But it didn’t take down the tweet because it’s in the "public interest"

29 May 08:20 The Verge 1337119303656594671.html
Migrant crisis: Patna HC takes note of video of child trying to wake dead mother, calls it shocking

The court asked whether the postmortem was conducted and the cause of death ascertained.

29 May 08:37 Scroll.in 8669301692448663945.html
Medical certificate required to reenter S. Korea from June

From June, foreign residents of South Korea have to provide a medical certificate showing they do not have symptoms of COVID-19, the respiratory illness caused by the novel coronavirus, to reenter the country. The ministry said the new disease control policy applies to people leaving the country after June, including long-term residency permit holders. The certificate has to be issued within the...

29 May 08:41 Koreaherald 8029273603846378432.html
Railways’ treatment of migrants ‘barbarism’, state failed to protect poor: NHRC

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued notices to the chairman of the Railway Board, Union Home Secretary and chief secretaries of Bihar and Gujarat on steps taken to ensure basic facilities to migrants.

29 May 08:01 The Indian Express 2885715104165776469.html
Attack on Taiwan an option to stop independence, top China general says

Li Zuocheng, chief of the Joint Staff Department and member of the Central Military Commission, left the door open to using force.

29 May 08:29 Hindustan Times 696565558027011340.html
The inside story of our COVID detente

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

29 May 08:49 Brisbane Times 2314609339696760070.html
BJP MP Gautam Gambhir’s father’s SUV stolen amid lockdown in Delhi

Former Indian opener and Member of Parliament (MP) from East Delhi, Gautam Gambhir, became the latest victim of theft amid the coronavirus enforced lockdown

29 May 08:12 The Statesman 1191309781298151320.html
SPECIAL REPORT: Dwindling dividends of democracy

ACCORDING to American Poet,  Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803 -1882), "The first wealth is health." Taken further, a healthy man is a

29 May 08:23 Vanguard News 4125100338940805915.html
Joe Biden Eyes Gradual Return to the Campaign Trail

Joe Biden’s emergence from his house on Memorial Day was a test run for for his return to the traditional campaigning that he thrives on -- minus the handshakes, hugs and backslapping -- as virus lockdowns ease around the country.

29 May 08:00 Bloomberg.com 4032480121675119183.html
Brisbane man charged with possessing child abuse material

A mobile phone was seized from investigators during a search of a home.

29 May 08:46 WAtoday 6806590899382177179.html
NPF gets one more cabinet berth in Manipur

Fulfilling the long pending demand of the Naga People’s Front (NPF), one of the two major partners of the N Biren Singh’s BJP led coalition government, its (NPF) state unit president Awangbow Newmai was on Friday inducted as cabinet minister.

29 May 08:37 Nagalandpost 3019528211877035688.html
Hong Kong govt warns removing US special status is "double-edged sword"

Hong Kong's government warned Washington that withdrawing its special US status, which has underpinned the city as a global financial hub, could be a "double-edged sword" and urged the United States to stop interfering in internal affairs.

29 May 08:30 The Jakarta Post 7678601103234323050.html
Twitter Just Slapped Trump With A Content Warning For “Glorifying Violence”

Social networking platform Twitter has flagged a tweet made by President Donald Trump for allegedly "glorifying violence."

29 May 08:35 Pedestrian TV 5961900145240225323.html
Vasan requests Tamil Nadu government to expedite desilting of canals

Tamil Maanila Congress president G.K. Vasan requested the Tamil Nadu government to expedite the process of desilting canals in the seven Cauvery delta districts ahead of the opening of Mettur dam on J

29 May 08:31 The Hindu 6679535025486072442.html
Yellow Lanes no more, buses to stay on left side of EDSA

Don’t be surprised to see public utility buses on the left-most lanes of EDSA once they’re allowed to resume operations

29 May 08:04 AutoIndustriya.com 2007465447602888484.html
China public security ministry pledges to 'direct and support' HK police

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China’s public security ministry pledged to “direct and support” the Hong Kong police force after China’s parliament approved a decision to impose a national security law on the semi-autonomous territory, highlighting Beijing’s intention to take a more hands-on law-enforcement role in the city.

29 May 08:32 Reuters 8334514179775736634.html
With 2,598 New Cases, Maharashtra’s Covid-19 Count Increases To 59,546

The number of active cases in the state has also increased to 38,939.

29 May 08:00 Swarajya 4977622828458370261.html
Bills promote bicycle use

Velasco pointed out that with the limited availability of mass transport system even in areas under the general community quarantine, it becomes a “new normal” for commuters to use bicycles as a primary mode of transportation.

29 May 08:25 Journal Online 6375127391831637347.html
UN chief calls for attention to nuclear, cyberspace security

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said that attention should be given to increasing risk of nuclear proliferation and the lawlessness of cyberspace, while the international community has been fighting the COVID-19 pandemic.

29 May 08:20 Nagalandpost 3019528212689700702.html
P1.3M shabu seized from Nigerian, 3 Pinoys in Bacoor

CALABARZON policemen yesterday arrested a Nigerian national and his three Filipino cohorts after they conspired to sell an estimated P1.3 million worth of shabu to an undercover officer in Bacoor City, Cavite, Police Regional Office 4-A director, Brigadier General Vicente D. Danao Jr. said.

29 May 08:20 Journal Online 6375127393774730579.html
COVID-19: 325 Chinese nationals evacuated from Nigeria

325 Chinese Nationals have been evacuated from Nigeria in a plane headed for Shanghai, due to the lingering Coronavirus pandemic. China has evacuated 325 of its citizens from Nigeria via an Air Peace flight that was

29 May 08:32 LailasNews.com 2090029849426001537.html
Stalin submits 6 lakh more people’s petitions to CMO

DMK president M K Stalin today submitted a second batch of '6,23,914 requests received on the People’s Helpline' to the Chief Minister’s Office and called upon the government to "step up and fulfill its duty to citizens". Continue Reading →

29 May 08:45 News Today 4115950002457779729.html
Trump’s Twitter spat puts social media firms on collision course with Europe

The EU and the US take different stances on how Facebook, Twitter and Google should police online content.

29 May 08:40 POLITICO 2584151346972913385.html
No cash can repay the debt from this base politics

No cash can repay the debt from this base politics.

29 May 08:57 WAtoday 6806590899147460873.html
Bobrisky arrested over ‘N30m fraud’

Police detectives from Abuja have arrested Idris Okuneye, a crossdresser better known as Bobrisky over an alleged N30m fraud.According to The Nation, the c

29 May 08:00 TheCable Lifestyle 3194590662821452516.html
In the middle of a global pandemic, Twitter takes on Trump

A huge debate rages on about what exactly is a fair balance between liberty and lies

29 May 08:08 Gulf News 2086521545136601726.html
Man booked for posting currency note on Facebook with Godse’s image over Gandhi’s

Police say he has been absconding since the incident

29 May 08:57 The Hindu 6679535026026208704.html
President Buhari pleads debt cancellation for African countries

President Muhammadu Buhari has pleaded with financial institutions and developed countries to cancel the debts of needy countries, especially those in Africa.

29 May 08:58 Legit 3764253650943421807.html
US to announce 'certain decisions' on China on May 29: Donald Trump

Led by the US, several countries in the world have blamed China for the spread of coronavirus and its failure to provide timely information about the disease.

29 May 08:16 The New Indian Express 4718288654909311672.html
US government weighs in against trans girls competing on girls' teams

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

29 May 08:00 The Jakarta Post 7678601103739962035.html
J&K: Brother of Hizb-ul militant, whose car was used for foiled Pulwama-like attack, detained from Shopian

The suspect is said to be the brother of Hizb-ul Mujahideen militant Hidayatullah Malik whose explosive-laden car was detained on Thursday after it was intercepted in Rajpora.

29 May 08:16 India Today 4286117813339330688.html
WB students might attend classes on alternate days after reopening: Education Minister

The state-run schools are scheduled to open from June 30, according to Indian Express.

29 May 08:44 Scroll.in 8669301692622821383.html
Harvey Weinstein accused of 4 more rapes in new lawsuit

 More women have come forward with accusations of rape against Harvey Weinstein.

29 May 08:28 Nagalandpost 3019528212203588134.html
Comment: Cooper’s ‘damsel in distress’ act has sorry history

The claim that white women needed protection has been used to justify lynchings and bigoted laws.

29 May 08:30 HeraldNet 3867135407572467761.html
The Empire Strikes Back: Twitter Flags Trump's Tweet on Minneapolis for ‘Glorifying Violence’

On Thursday evening, Donald Trump signed an executive order that could open the door for federal regulators to fine online platforms, such as Twitter, Facebook, and...

29 May 08:22 Sputniknews 967333869563107766.html
Supreme Court to clarify police entrapment issues in drug-dealing cases

OTTAWA — The Supreme Court of Canada is slated to spell out what amounts to police entrapment today when it rules on a pair of drug cases.

29 May 08:00 KitchenerToday.com 52741008892577002.html
PM Modi not in 'good mood' over border row with China: Donald Trump

Reiterating his offer to mediate on the border dispute between India and China, US President Donald Trump has said that he spoke with Narendra Modi about the "big conflict" and asserted that the

29 May 08:13 Deccan Herald 2027555797379683670.html
Iran to continue nuclear work despite sanctions

Iran said Friday its experts would continue nuclear development activities, despite sanctions imposed earlier this week on their fellow scientists by the United States.

29 May 08:21 Nagalandpost 3019528212488694048.html
What China's tougher national security regime could mean for Hong Kong

China's parliament has approved a decision to go forward with national security legislation on Hong Kong to tackle secession, subversion, terrorism and foreign interference in a city roiled by

29 May 08:45 Deccan Herald 2027555795956634120.html
Indonesians return to mosques, at a distance

The guidelines for worship facilities released by religious affairs minister Fachrul Razi on Friday change many traditions in mosques. Worshippers usually pray shoulder to shoulder, and they huddle, hug and shake hands once the prayer ends, with cheek-to-cheek kisses common.

29 May 08:10 The Hindu 6679535025623034964.html
Trump signs executive order against ‘anti-conservative bias’ on social media 

President Donald Trump lashed out at social media Thursday accusing it of anti-conservative bias which he called one of the greatest threats

29 May 08:30 Vanguard News 4125100339425794944.html
Twitter now calls out US President Donald Trump for glorifying violence, restricts his tweet

Just days after it fact-checked one of the tweets made by US President Donald Trump, Twitter has now called out another of his tweet for glorifying violence and has hidden it behind a public notice.

29 May 08:15 Business Today 1145527431498039855.html
White House hits back after Twitter cracks down on Trump's Minneapolis tweet, reposts censored message

The White House on Friday pushed back against Twitter after the social media giant censored a tweet by President Trump  demanding action against rioters in Minneapolis -- claiming the tweet was “glorifying violence.”

29 May 13:00 Fox News 7362823820661106407.html
Apology for arrest of reporter

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz apologized to CNN, saying he takes total responsibility for the arrest of one of the network's crews Friday as they reported on violent protests in Minneapolis following the death of George Floyd.

29 May 13:27 Castanet 616068602993229984.html
Twitter slapped a 'glorifying violence' label on a Trump tweet that threatened George Floyd protesters in Minneapolis with getting shot

Twitter placed a clickthrough block on a tweet by President Donald Trump. The tweet said "when the looting starts, the shooting starts."

29 May 13:46 Business Insider 6060062400239220027.html
Barrow journalist hounded out of Cumbria for reporting court case

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

29 May 13:05 the Guardian 1491978794812007853.html
Migrant labourers needn't pay for Sharmik train, states will pay: Railways

Migrant workers do not have to pay for tickets of Shramik Special trains as sending and receiving states are coordinating with each other for the fare of these trains, Railway Board Chairman Vinod Kumar Yadav said on Friday.

29 May 13:43 Free Press Journal 9080771787874189247.html
West Bengal-bound Shramik Special leaves Ashokapuram Station carrying 1,520 migrants

SWR Mysuru Division runs 10 Shramik trains till today facilitating 14,066 passengers to reach their homes Mysore/Mysuru: The tenth ‘point-to-point’ Shramik Special train from South Western Railway (SWR), Mysuru Division, carrying 1,520 migrants, left Ashokapuram (Mysuru) Station today at 1 pm for New Jalpaiguri in West Bengal.  This train is being run as per the...

29 May 13:11 Star of Mysore 1698039378424573612.html
‘You’re going to die, it’s a trap’ – Julius Malema slams South Africa’s decision to open churches

Julius Malema on Thursday harshly criticized the decision of the South African government to reopen religious institutions,

29 May 13:00 Face2Face Africa 5878198130696177104.html
After flak over Shramik, Rlys says only 71 out of 3,840 trains diverted

Over the past few days, at least nine people lost their lives in different Shramik trains, for which the reasons were allegedly lack of supply of food and water

29 May 13:39 Business-Standard 1502508925753049871.html
Sino-India border standoff: Chinese Foreign Ministry rejects US offer, says 'don't need third-party intervention'

Reacting for the first time to the US president's offer, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian said, the two countries did not want the 'intervention' from a third party.

29 May 13:01 The New Indian Express 4718288653978916075.html
Final year college exams: HRD Minister’s big statement amid lockdown 5 reports

Final year college exams: Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank has sought to clear some confusion concerning final year exams in colleges.

29 May 13:53 The Financial Express 1288289580522974601.html
Jarring Video Shows Grandmother Intervening After Texas Cops Pulled Guns on Man Who Allegedly Ran Stop Sign

There's controversy in Midland, Texas after police pulled guns on a man who allegedly ran a stop sign on May 16, and drove to his grandmother's home instead of stopping for cops. Tye Anders, 21, was charged with evading arrest after police said he continued to drive when they pursued him, according to Marfa Public Radio.

29 May 13:05 Law & Crime 7990899037449672463.html
Attack on Taiwan an option to stop independence, top China general says

BEIJING (Reuters) - China will attack Taiwan if there is no other way of stopping it from becoming independent, one of the country’s most senior generals said on Friday, in a rhetorical escalation from China aimed at the democratic island Beijing claims as its own.

29 May 13:47 Reuters 8334514179972451182.html
That's how China is spamming social media globally

A New York-based intelligence firm, Graphika, has recently published a report suggesting how Beijing might be using YouTube, Facebook, and Twitter to influence public opinion across the world on the topics sensitive to the Chinese establishment.

29 May 13:20 India Today 4286117813705755341.html
Police free CNN reporter arrested live on TV covering Minneapolis

WASHINGTON, May 29 — Police in Minneapolis released a CNN reporter who was led off in handcuffs along with his film crew while reporting live on television early this morning during violent protests in the city. Officers gave no explanation as they escorted reporter Omar Jimenez away. He had just...

29 May 13:40 Malaymail 302165936306811739.html
Lockdown breach fines plummet as restrictions ease

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

29 May 13:50 Shropshire Star 3480199992634963041.html
Schools to remain closed after June 1 Sindh

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

29 May 13:41 The Express Tribune 1105816786066504358.html
Lockdown breach fines plummet as restrictions ease

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

29 May 13:50 Express & Star 7324224460181140577.html
Donald Trump repeats claims he is being unfairly targeted by social media sites

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

29 May 13:32 Shropshire Star 3480199991285899768.html
Greece open for travel from June 15th

The tourism ministry on Friday announced the list of countries for which Greece's borders will be "open" from June 15th, with flights permitted to land in

29 May 13:01 Greek City Times 1506177377752438103.html
Ajit Jogi, first Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh, dies at 74

Ajit Jogi, the first Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh and a mass leader who dominated the State's politics for long, died at a private hospital here today. Continue Reading →

29 May 13:21 News Today 4115950002426167216.html
PM’s aide fears increase in Covid-19 cases, deaths in coming days

Dr Zafar Mirza urges people not to let their guard down agains­t the novel corona­virus

29 May 13:33 The Express Tribune 1105816786893473372.html
PM Modi and Donald Trump had no discussion on standoff at LAC with China

China too rejected Trump's offer to mediate, saying the two countries did not need the intervention of a 'third party' to settle their differences.This came as the stalemate on the ground continued with both Indian and Chinese troops holding their positions onto their positions in Ladakh

29 May 13:23 Livemint 6614605819582500258.html
India-China LAC face-off: Should the US interfere in this matter? No, says an expert

If the borders are well-demarcated, the two countries will have military tension-free relations and such situations will not arise as we are presently witnessing in Ladakh.

29 May 13:29 The Financial Express 1288289580671973461.html
Maharashtra to soon announce economic package to tide over virus crisis: Ajit Pawar

'In a nutshell, we are facing an economic crisis and we want to find a way out,' said Pawar.He also said that although the Centre recently announced an economic package, there were still differences of opinion on how much money will be given to the people

29 May 13:30 Livemint 6614605819286849387.html
Buhari still condoning corrupt practices, alleges CDD

Pro-democracy think tank, the Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD) previewed the anti-graft campaign of the President Muhammadu Buhari led administration in the last five years and concluded that not much has been achieved to address the menace in the polity.

29 May 13:08 The Guardian 7580308504795320362.html
Watch: CNN Reporter, Crew Arrested During Live Minneapolis Broadcast

CNN "New Day" on Friday morning cut to correspondent Omar Jimenez as he reported on the scene in Minneapolis after protests turned violent. During the middle of the broadcast, Jimenez and his crew of a cameraman and a producer were all arrested by Minnesota | Clips

29 May 13:45 Breitbart 3148363492827043928.html
Police detain 25 people in Russia for protesting journalist’s arrest

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

29 May 13:48 The Globe and Mail 68426409786661896.html
HC declines to stay VACB probe

50 acres of farmland purchase by Jacob Thomas in Tamil Nadu

29 May 13:19 The Hindu 6679535024352535936.html
Edo 2020: Ize-Iyamu is yet to meet conditions for waiver granted - APC chairmen

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

29 May 13:07 Legit 3764253650555915784.html
Pilot breaches lockdown rules by flying to closed RAF airbase ‘to go to beach’

The RAF confirmed the civilian pilot landed at RAF Valley on a closed airfield without permission.

29 May 13:01 Jersey Evening Post 6141642774392942719.html
One in five people visiting UK will be monitored with random phone calls

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

29 May 13:48 Metro 970161747009956247.html
Study examines black male youth reactions to social media videos of community violence

New research from the Race and Opportunity Lab in the Center for Social Development sheds light on youths' reactions to social media videos showing violence in their communities.

29 May 13:10 phys.org 3476726123026049186.html
Expert: No police academy teaches officers to put knees on necks

Police around the nation and law enforcement experts broadly condemned the way George Floyd, who died in Minneapolis police custody, was restrained by an officer who dug his knee into the man's neck, saying no circumstances warrant such a technique

29 May 13:54 ABC7 New York 7327811147449523126.html
To Those Outraged Over Trump's Use of the Word 'Thug,' Someone Else Used it Too...

"These THUGS are dishonoring the memory of George Floyd, and

29 May 13:50 Townhall 6083908947711419287.html
FG says other diseases are killing Nigerians more than COVID-19

The federal government has disclosed that many Nigerians are dying of diseases more than COVID-19. Boss Mustapha, the COVID-19 task force made the disclosure.

29 May 13:26 Legit 3764253649730751686.html
Former Chhattisgarh chief minister Ajit Jogi passes away at 74

Earlier in the day, the former CM suffered two cardiac arrests followed by which doctors termed his health as extremely critical.

29 May 13:55 The New Indian Express 4718288654948583454.html
Edo 2020: Ize-Iyamu is yet to meet conditions for waiver granted - APC chairmen

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

29 May 13:07 Legit 3764253649838948709.html
Lockdown: HC extends gangster Arun Gawli’s parole by five days

The parole leave was, however, extended for a period of seven days due to the coronavirus-induced nationwide lockdown.

29 May 13:44 The Financial Express 1288289579879695344.html
YSR Congress MLA and Sakshi Senior Journalist in Trouble

Notices were also given to 40 supporters of the party and two other journalists.

29 May 13:48 MIRCHI9 6041804859092560164.html
Relocating Almajirai not enough, NHRC tells northern govs

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The National Human Rights Commission on Friday advised governors of northern states not to just relocate Almajirai to their states of origin but to also develop programmes t...

29 May 13:57 Punch Newspapers 3524240995283486945.html
Midlands Air Ambulance lands on Cannock Park Golf Course as golfer collapses and dies

Emergency crews received a report a man had collapsed on the golf course at around 3.30pm yesterday (Thursday)

29 May 13:51 birminghammail 8288260686297326889.html
BREAKING: Judge rules that MDC Alliance is not a political party

Harare judge, Justice Tawanda Chitapo has handed down a ruling dismissing the claim by the Nelson Chamisa led opposition form that it is a political party. The ...

29 May 13:46 Bulawayo24 News 5565663540195417253.html
Battle of Jutland warship’s four years since restoration marked in lockdown

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

29 May 13:11 Express & Star 7324224460397340916.html
Congress hits out at SG for remarks in SC in migrants case

It also questions court’s ‘silence’ over reconstitution of a Gujarat HC Bench that had criticised govt handling of COVID-19

29 May 13:00 The Hindu 6679535025527962873.html
Police want to return music equipment to rightful owner

Times ColonistVictoria police have recovered a cache of stolen music devices and sound-distortion pedals, and are looking for their owner.The equipment was seized from a vehicle which had been . . .

29 May 13:30 Times Colonist 7617512061583263467.html
Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook should not verify posts, satire website declares him dead

A day after Mark Zuckerberg said that social media sites should not play "arbiters of truth," memes are going viral with satire articles that make provocative and fake claims about the Facebook CEO.

29 May 13:21 Business Today 1145527431177242873.html
China sanctions not solution to Hong Kong crisis: EU

The European Union said Friday that China's imposition of a security law on Hong Kong had damaged ties with Beijing, but that imposing sanctions would not solve the crisis.

29 May 13:34 The Guardian 7580308505308642843.html
Nolte: MN Democrat Prosecutor's Bizarre, Sloppy 'Evidence' Statement Whips up More Chaos

Mike Freeman claimed he had evidence that did not support a criminal charge against the cop responsible for George Floyd's death.

29 May 13:49 Breitbart 3148363491422933582.html
Pastor Elisha has gone mad in prison – Naana Brown

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

29 May 13:58 GHANA PAGE 8986860742342914894.html
Yet Another Blow to Jagan Government from the High Court

Immediately after the judgment, N Ramesh Kumar announced coming back to work.

29 May 13:26 MIRCHI9 6041804859904752037.html
Greens oppose road inside Talacauvery Wildlife Sanctuary

Trees marked to be cut, concrete pillars laid; activists threaten to move Courts Madikeri: The Forest Department and the Public Works Department’s move to erect concrete pillars and marking of trees to construct a proposed road from Patti to Todikana within the Talacauvery Wildlife Sanctuary near Talacauvery in Kodagu District has drawn the ire of...

29 May 13:10 Star of Mysore 1698039377030022219.html
NASS may not pass Infectious Disease Bill – Ekweremadu

Raphael Ede, Enugu   Former Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, on Friday, said the controversial Infectious Disease Bill before the National Assembly is not likely to be passed, saying the...

29 May 13:07 Punch Newspapers 3524240993991362783.html
North Korea accuses US of hurting its image with cyber threat warning

Washin­gton renewe­d accusa­tions last month that Pyongy­ang was respon­sible for malici­ous cyber attack­s

29 May 13:16 The Express Tribune 1105816787082885795.html
Saudi Arabia facilitates the return of 450,000 Umrah pilgrims

Over 60,000 were sent back to their countries through special flights during Eid holidays

29 May 13:57 Gulf News 2086521544739522285.html
Pompeo says Trump to act on Chinese students

The United States will take action to prevent alleged espionage by Chinese students, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Thursday, ahead of an expected announcement by President Donald Trump.

29 May 13:45 The Jakarta Post 7678601103815622079.html
CM B S Yediyurappa, Kateel will resolve party issues, says Suresh Angadi

Minister of State for Railways Suresh Angadi said that Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa and BJP State President Nalin Kumar Kateel will resolve any differences of opinion among party leaders including

29 May 13:48 Deccan Herald 2027555797263315173.html
Taking urgent steps for cremation of COVID-19 deceased, Delhi govt tells HC

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

29 May 13:51 The Financial Express 1288289580063230558.html
CNN reporter arrested, released covering Minneapolis protests

A CNN reporter and his crew were arrested and released by police in Minneapolis early Friday, after a night of continued protests over the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who was handcuffed on the ground while police knelt on his back and neck.

29 May 13:29 BNN 3833521687836538444.html
Interstate Lockdown: FCTA arrests 74, impounds 3 buses

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Ministerial Task-team on the Enforcement of COVID-19 Restrictions has arrested 74 persons travelling...

29 May 13:04 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900860278967.html
Evil dad sets fire to own daughter, 24, after overhearing her talk about converting from Islam to Christianity

A young woman has been recovering in a Ugandan hospital after her Muslim father allegedly burned her for converting to Christianity, it’s been reported. Rahema Kyomuhendo, 24, is said to be s…

29 May 13:11 The Sun 7379604592684548292.html
How to address almajiri challenges, by NHRC - The Nation Nigeria

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has suggested ways leaders of the northern states could address the challenges posed by almajiri...

29 May 13:46 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445901277785547.html
Forest fire triggers landmine explosions along LoC in Balakote

Forest fire along the Line of Control (LoC) in forward area of Balakote in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday triggered several landmine

29 May 13:20 Greater Kashmir 4662909092978418043.html
Battle of Jutland warship’s four years since restoration marked in lockdown

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

29 May 13:13 Jersey Evening Post 6141642774932744436.html
BJP MP Gautam Gambhir’s father’s SUV stolen from outside his home in Delhi

The car was parked in front of the house at around 3.30 pm on Thursday. On Friday morning, it was not there as it had been stolen, a senior police officer said.

29 May 13:57 The Financial Express 1288289580371104725.html
No.10 Spokesman Admits UK Loosening Lockdown Before Experts Ready to Lower Coronavirus ThreatLevel

Social distancing restrictions enforced by a national lockdown in the United Kingdom are slowly being lifted as the spread of the coronavirus pandemic begins to slow...

29 May 13:30 Sputniknews 967333868802116522.html
Ai Weiwei says new security law is the end of Hong Kong

SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of - Dissident Chinese artist Ai Weiwei believes the newly passed national security law for Hong Kong augurs the end for the semi-aut

29 May 13:15 iNFOnews.ca 6669504245244592868.html
Toronto's mayor admits Ontario should take regional approach to reopening

Toronto's mayor believes that the Ontario government should take a more regionalized approach to restarting the economy.

29 May 13:19 Toronto 5211060990274358000.html
DOJ Targets North Koreans, Chinese for Laundering Billions for Kim’s Nuclear Program

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

29 May 13:05 Yahoo 7097669638884807873.html
'Gross incompetence at highest levels': ex-Obama adviser blasts Trump's Covid response

Samantha Power also tells online Hay festival that former US administration underestimated how ‘ripped off’ Americans felt

29 May 13:13 the Guardian 1491978794612424622.html
Sudan does an about-turn in US relations

Will Khartoum’s deal to pay compensation for the 1998 bombings change its global stance?

29 May 13:29 Daily Maverick 2373996789344876152.html
BJP MP Gautam Gambhir's father's SUV stolen from outside his home in Delhi

An SUV belonging to east Delhi MP Gautam Gambhir's father was stolen from outside their home here in central Delhi's Rajinder Nagar, police said on Friday. Deepak Gambhir, the Bharatiya Janta Party

29 May 13:56 Deccan Herald 2027555797625465391.html
Digital-only local newspapers will struggle to serve the communities that need them most

This week News Corp Australia announced the end of the print editions of 112 suburban and regional mastheads – about one-fifth of all of Australia's local newspapers. Of those, 36 will close and 76 ...

29 May 13:53 Tech Xplore 4945708898809387530.html
Officials Announce the Charges Against Ex-Cop Who Kneeled on George Floyd's Neck

Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer seen on video kneeling on George Floyd's neck for several minutes even as Floyd said he couldn't breathe, has been arrested. 

29 May 13:42 Law & Crime 7990899037736745599.html
What Lockdown 5.0 will likely look like: Restrictions to end, focus on 13 Covid districts

As India prepares to exit Lockdown 4.0, recommendations from states and special panels give us a glimpse of what Lockdown 5.0 could look like. Read on to know what is likely to remain closed and what will reopen from June 1.

29 May 13:56 India Today 4286117814223601423.html
MP Rigathi Gachagua Claims State Froze His Bank Accounts Over Links With Ruto

A Nairobi Court has frozen Mathira Member of Parliament Rigathi Gachagua's three bank accounts in an ongoing investigation into alleged money laundering.Milimani Senior Resident Magistrate Muthoni

29 May 13:26 KahawaTungu 3304128543490536491.html
Ministry suggests shorter school hours as part of 'new normal'

The Indonesian Child Protection Commission (KPAI) suggested that students study from home until the country is declared free from COVID-19. 

29 May 13:11 The Jakarta Post 7678601103908053241.html
DisCos ask court to stop FG’s forensic audit

Electricity distribution companies (DisCos) have dragged the federal government to court over alleged undue interference in their business operations. The federal government holds 40 percent shares in the power firms.

29 May 13:45 TheCable 7513571674786152276.html
Diego Costa given court date for tax fraud case as six-month prison sentence request made

Spaniard in hot water over tax fraud case...

29 May 13:02 CaughtOffside 8169236756795718451.html
Covid-19: The race for self-sufficiency

For many people, Covid-19 has triggered a yearning for change: a slower pace, a lighter footprint and an existence more connected to nature. And now – perhaps the first time – a life more resilient t…

29 May 13:41 France 24 5635134570174543471.html
NPA and IPID commit to tackling high-level police corruption

This comes after two investigators were pulled from the task team.

29 May 13:26 Daily Maverick 2373996787999910567.html
90-year-old grandma tries to defuse tense confrontation between police and her grandson

When police stopped a Texas man for an alleged traffic violation, the confrontation turned tense, videos of the incident show. What happened next left a family shaken, a young man on the ground and his grandma attempting to intervene in the tense confrontation that followed.

29 May 13:07 CTVNews 2422791597364663807.html
Lebanon has scant chance of getting IMF aid, opposition figure says

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanon has scant chance of securing badly needed aid from the International Monetary Fund as the government fails to enact reforms demanded by donors to address its financial crisis, opposition politician Samir Geagea said on Friday.

29 May 13:51 Reuters 8334514181037123670.html
India coronavirus death toll passes China's

India is emerging as a new hotspot with record jumps in new cases in recent days.

29 May 13:06 Dunya News 5863268918347822552.html
Ajit Jogi, 74, finally loses battle for life after 16-year struggle

Wheelchair-bound former bureaucrat-turned-politician suffers cardiac, goes into coma; ends comes at around 3:30pm; last rites at his village Gaurella in undivided Bilaspur district on Saturday

29 May 13:48 Business-Standard 1502508925339495511.html
Indonesian woman consumed pills to abort baby, say Penang police

BUKIT MERTAJAM, May 29 — An Indonesian factory worker, desperate to terminate her pregnancy, swallowed pills provided by her Bangladeshi boyfriend before she suffered a miscarriage in a toilet of workers’ hostel in Taman Belimbing, here on Sunday. Seberang Perai Tengah district police chief ACP...

29 May 13:29 Malaymail 302165935321269371.html
CBI files preliminary enquiry against Tablighi Jamaat over FCRA violations

The action by the CBI comes a day after the Crime Branch of the Delhi Police filed 12 fresh chargesheets naming 541 foreign nationals in connection with the Tablighi Jamaat case

29 May 13:46 Business-Standard 1502508924873303198.html
No call between Trump and India's Modi on China border tension

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has not spoken with US President Donald Trump about the south Asian nation's military standoff with China, a government source said on Friday, after Trump suggested Modi was upset about border tension.

29 May 13:55 Bdnews24 8119004128217677279.html
Minnesota State Patrol Blasted for "Lie" Tweet About CNN Arrest of Journalists

Omar Jimenez and his crew were arrested on live TV while covering protests in Minneapolis.

29 May 13:29 The Hollywood Reporter 121801343365042072.html
Minnesota AG Expects Criminal Charges Against Police Officers Involved In George Floyd’s Death

Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison said on Friday morning that he expected the four Minneapolis police officers who were involved...

29 May 13:12 Talking Points Memo 4598529365779777861.html
Owner of Dublin restaurant and pub group ordered to pay ex-girlfriend €104,000 for unfair dismissal

In her hard-hitting ruling,WRCAdjudication OfficerNiamhO’Carroll Kelly found that theunnamed business owner 'took advantage of his personal relationship with the complainant in an attempt to force her out of the company so as to ensure minimal financial impact on the company'

29 May 13:49 Irish Mirror 2875825628343280081.html
President Buhari commiserates with victims of Sokoto attack

President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with all those who lost loved ones in an attack by bandits in Sabon Birni local government area of Sokoto State.

29 May 13:59 Legit 3764253650504930682.html
Minneapolis bus drivers are refusing to help police transport protesters to jail

As tensions between police and protesters in Minneapolis reached a boiling point following the death of George Floyd, the city's bus drivers have made it abundantly clear which side they're on. The driver's union, ATU Local 1005, issued a statement of solidarity on Thursday, with some of

29 May 13:30 Yahoo 7097669638309954706.html
Coronavirus lockdown | U.P. migrant’s body found in Shramik train toilet

‘The vicitm had boarded the train on May 23 and his body was found when the train was opened for maintenance and sanitisation on May 27’

29 May 13:24 The Hindu 6679535026332444239.html
Video shows moment Minneapolis police abandon torched precinct

Harrowing footage shows the moment cops abandoned the Minneapolis police precinct that was torched by those protesting the death of George Floyd.

29 May 13:54 New York Post 7654946769348003729.html
A young girl who watched George Floyd suffocate finds her place in the protest movement

Protesters leave signs and tributes as years of frustration at racial disparities in policing come to the surface

29 May 13:26 the Guardian 1491978794366267321.html
Trump attacked Twitter after it restricted his post for 'glorifying violence' and said the company is unfairly targeting him

The president called for Congress to repeal Section 230, which gives web platforms legal protections, as his dispute with Twitter escalated.

29 May 13:08 Business Insider 6060062400092690250.html
Hong Kong China Borrowed Time

Hong Kong has been living on borrowed time ever since the British made it a colony nearly 180 years ago, and all the more so after Beijing took control in 1997 and granted it autonomous status. China’s passage of a national security law for the city is the latest sign that the 50-year “one country,

29 May 13:00 Yahoo 7097669638291797386.html
Evaluation of all II PUC papers begins in city

Mysore/Mysuru: The Mysuru Divisional evaluation of Second PUC (2019-20) answer scripts of all subjects of all the three streams —- Arts, Science and Commerce —– began in the city this morning under tight Police security. The evaluation is taking place at nine centres namely Sarada Vilas College in Krishnamurthypuram, St. Philomena’s College in Bannimantap, Marimallappa...

29 May 13:07 Star of Mysore 1698039377660713603.html
WATCH: CNN journalist arrested on-air while covering George Floyd protests

A journalist has been arrested in the US while covering protests in the city of Minneapolis.It ...

29 May 13:52 Newstalk 7635722258453878100.html
Child and Family Commission to examine alleged abuse cases

Two cases of alleged child neglect that have emerged in Brisbane this week will be independently investigated by the Queensland Child and Family Commission.

29 May 13:36 The New Daily 5848147786444324191.html
EU says Hong Kong decision damages trust with China

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union governments expressed “grave concern” on Friday over China’s security law for Hong Kong, the EU’s top diplomat Josep Borrell said following a video meeting of the bloc’s 27 foreign ministers.

29 May 13:16 Reuters 8334514180310956140.html
No ban, but reduction of flights: J.C. Madhuswamy

Bengaluru: The State Government has requested the Civil Aviation Ministry to reduce the number of flights from Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan to Karnataka in view of the high number of COVID-19 cases prevalent there. In a clarification issued to media, Minister for Law and Parliamentary Affairs J.C. Madhuswamy has said that...

29 May 13:13 Star of Mysore 1698039377019771335.html
Amy Klobuchar once failed to prosecute Derek Chauvin, cop in Floyd death

Former Democratic presidential candidate and potential vice presidential pick Amy Klobuchar failed to get charges brought against the police officer involved in George Floyd’s death while serving as

29 May 13:36 New York Post 7654946767727222901.html
BCM officer facing threats from MLA’s supporters approaches police

Ramesh G. Sanga, District Officer of Backward Classes Welfare Department, approached the University Police Station in Kalaburagi on Friday alleging that Prabhu Hadimani, a corporator from Kalaburagi M

29 May 13:19 The Hindu 6679535024697220311.html
Minneapolis Apple store targeted during protests

Apple's Minneapolis store has been damaged during protests, in what appears to have been a targeted attack.

29 May 13:11 iMore 3803412790107816880.html
Elgar Parishad case: Activist Sudha Bharadwaj’s interim bail plea rejected by Mumbai court

The bail petitions of co-accused and activists Varavara Rao and Shoma Sen are pending before the court and may be heard next week.

29 May 13:35 Scroll.in 8669301693222685350.html
Joy Reid on Minneapolis: 'People Are Risking COVID' to Say 'Just Stop Killing Us'

Friday on MSNBC's "Morning Joe," network anchor Joy Reid addressed the scene in Minneapolis as violent protests have ramped up. | Clips

29 May 13:07 Breitbart 3148363492521017964.html
White politician calls George Floyd a liar and says cops are being unfairly 'crucified'

Mayor of Petal Mississippi Hal Marx sparked fury with his comments, and has since resisted calls to resign

29 May 13:48 Metro 970161747254228866.html
‘Congress has come to the aid of migrant workers’

Mysore/Mysuru: Accusing the ruling BJP Government of failing to come to the aid of migrant workers, who are distressed over COVID-19 lockdown regulations, KPCC (Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee) Working President Salim Ahmed maintained that the Congress, as a responsible Opposition Party, has come to the rescue of migrant workers at this critical juncture. He was...

29 May 13:08 Star of Mysore 1698039378467044909.html
Don't copy Dominic Cummings – MP in plea to public after lockdown rule breach fiasco

Kilmarnock and Loudoun MP Alan Brown hit out this week at Mr Cummings who is a special adviser to Prime Minister Boris Johnson.

29 May 13:48 dailyrecord 552235478903208447.html
Major Suman Gawani to get prestigious UN award for her services at UNMISS

Major Suman Gawani, an Indian Army officer is being awarded the prestigious “United Nations Military Gender Advocate of the year Award” on Friday.

29 May 13:29 The Statesman 1191309781529860442.html
Machete-wielding sex burglar cleared after Aussie fantasy goes wrong

A knife-toting Australian hired to break into another man's home, tie him up and stroke him with a broom has been cleared of intimidation after accidentally entering the wrong house.

29 May 13:58 News24 3752801377447810963.html
EU seeks tougher China policy, concerned by Hong Kong law

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union foreign ministers agreed to toughen their strategy on China on Friday to counter Beijing’s increasingly assertive diplomacy against a backdrop of concern about China’s new security law for Hong Kong.

29 May 13:09 Reuters 8334514181155043302.html
Delhi records 82 deaths in 24 hours, Kejriwal govt alleges delay in reporting

Due to late reporting by the hospitals where the patients died, it appears that the deaths happened on a single day, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia explained.

29 May 13:23 The New Indian Express 4718288654978613291.html
CNN Reporter Omar Jimenez and crew arrested live on air in Minneapolis amid George Floyd protests

CNN reporter Omar Jimenez and crew were arrested live on air, Friday while they reported the protest over the killing of black man, George Floyd in Police custody. The live video showed Minnesota State Patrol handcuff

29 May 13:44 LailasNews.com 2090029850140850029.html
Pearson to begin limiting terminal access to travellers only

If you picking up someone from the airport, you may not be allowed to head inside the terminal to greet them for much longer.

29 May 13:27 CP24 1887544294721630241.html
That's how China is spamming social media globally

A New York-based intelligence firm, Graphika, has recently published a report suggesting how Beijing might be using YouTube, Facebook, and Twitter to influence public opinion across the world on the topics sensitive to the Chinese establishment.

29 May 13:20 India Today 4286117813059889350.html
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Anil Khanna defends decision to not give early clearance for hotel bookings, argues absence of president or SG

IOA President Narinder Batra had asked Khanna to furnish

29 May 13:45 Firstpost 4760741713486650796.html
7 More New Corona cases in Nagaland, Total number of Patients are 25 now -

So far more than 1 lakh 65 thousand people have been infected due to dangerous corona virus infection in India,

29 May 13:19 News Hunt Media 8859517517390035405.html
Donald Trump repeats claims he is being unfairly targeted by social media sites

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

29 May 13:33 Express & Star 7324224458832077304.html
'It's robbed me of that comfort': Euthanasia plans upended by COVID-19

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

29 May 13:45 WAtoday 6806590899363470231.html
Chhattisgarh's first Chief Minister Ajit Jogi passes away at 74

Jogi's last rites will be performed at his native Gaurella in Bilaspur district on Saturday, said his son Amit

29 May 13:55 The New Indian Express 4718288653761031202.html
Twitter hid Trump's violent tweet. Why won't Facebook?

Trump encouraged violence on Twitter and Facebook. But only one of those services did anything about it.

29 May 13:59 Mashable 5336625364145622713.html
'Govt's silence fuelling speculation’: Rahul Gandhi on situation with China

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

29 May 13:37 Oneindia 2023829370780460516.html
Liverpool Deputy Mayor Investigated Over Lockdown Garden Party

Current lockdown measures, which were eased on 13 May, stipulate that only two people from different households can meet in outdoor settings – such as parks – as long...

29 May 13:58 Sputniknews 967333868943049654.html
Trump’s Looting Tweet Violates His Oath of Office

The president is supposed to protect and defend the nation’s supreme laws. Shooting looters is unconstitutional.

29 May 13:06 The Atlantic 100708436411331884.html
Lockdown breach fines plummet as restrictions ease

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

29 May 13:52 Jersey Evening Post 6141642774716544097.html
2 floors of Parliament Annexe building sealed after official tests positive for COVID-19: Report

A Rajya Sabha Secretariat official tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday, the fourth such case in the Parliament complex, sources said here. The director-level officer who attended work on May 28

29 May 13:07 Deccan Herald 2027555797160754717.html
India-China standoff: PM Modi had no recent conversation with US President Donald Trump, say govt sources

The clarification came hours after Trump said in Washington that he had spoken to Modi and that the Indian prime minister is not in a "good mood" over the "big conflict" between India and China.

29 May 13:16 The Financial Express 1288289581596335708.html
5 officers could be charged

Five officers involved in a 2017 incident in Prince George could face potential charges after an IIO investigation.

29 May 13:33 Castanet 616068602051482579.html
Protests Over Death Of George Floyd Spread To Cities Around The Country

Developments across the United States in connection with the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis police custody: COLUMBUS, Ohio —...

29 May 13:37 Talking Points Memo 4598529367218583340.html
Judge Pirro says 'facts are clear,' Minnesota officer 'does not deserve to be free'

Judge Jeanine Pirro said on Friday that the “clear facts” show that the police officer who killed George Floyd needs to be arrested and charged with murder under Minnesota law.

29 May 13:27 Fox News 7362823820468788494.html
PPP moves FIA against blogger Cynthia Ritchie for 'slanderous' tweet on Benazir

Ritchie had made remarks about Benazir while commenting on recent attack on Uzma Khan by a woman and her guards.

29 May 13:48 DAWN.COM 4500271767408554717.html
Question Time is returning to Plymouth and you could be in the 'virtual' audience

Programme will be filmed with a virtual audience rather than a live one.

29 May 13:08 PlymouthLive 6373569608662139197.html
Gen Bajwa reiterates commitment to global peace

ISLAMABAD: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Friday said the sense of purpose and commitment of Pakistan towards the global peace under the United Nations Charter remained unflinching.

29 May 13:32 Pakistan Today 6621510368312067948.html
Amid coronavirus lockdown and migrant crisis, SC to hear petition to change name from India to Bharat

The Supreme Court will hear a plea on June 2 seeking direction to the Centre to amend the Constitution and change the name of the country from India to 'Bharat'. The plea claimed that this will help citizens of the country get over the colonial past and instil a sense of pride in their nationality.

29 May 13:45 Free Press Journal 9080771787259596802.html
Bengal to reopen places of worship Monday as CM eases lockdown

She also announced restarting of private and public sector offices with full attendance from June 8

29 May 13:24 Business-Standard 1502508925765363165.html
White House Director of Social Media Dan Scavino says Twitter is 'full of s***' after company flags Trump's tweet for 'glorifying violence'

Scavino's tweet came after Twitter flagged a message from Trump saying "when the looting starts, the shooting starts" as violating the platform's rules.

29 May 13:04 Business Insider 6060062399383189362.html
Maharashtra To Soon Announce Covid-19 Package To Tide Over Crisis: Ajit Pawar

“We’re facing an economic crisis and we want to find a way out,” Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar says.

29 May 13:57 Bloomberg | Quint 7403450740268048434.html
Derek Chauvin history: Officer accused in George Floyd's death opened fire on 2 people, had 17 complaints

He opened fire on two people during his 19-year career and had nearly 20 complaints and two letters of reprimand filed against him.

29 May 13:05 ABC7 Los Angeles 8300010440594608816.html
In the name of Shramik Special, Railways running 'Corona Express' trains: Mamata

Mamata also said that social distancing norms were not being followed in the Shramik Special trains as they are running at full capacity.The Railways are bringing people from hotspot areas in huge numbers, she added

29 May 13:14 Livemint 6614605819119497353.html
Taiwan top court rules adultery no longer a crime

Campaigners against the law say it deepened gender inequality and violated rights to privacy

29 May 13:06 Rappler 1882105643470372401.html
Indian Railways News: Demand For Shramik Specials Going Down But Trains Will Continue, Says Chairman

Indian Railways Latest News: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is blaming the Railways for the increased number of coronavirus cases in the state. On Friday, Mamata said the Railways is running Corona Express. 

29 May 13:30 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | India.com 7150386084297675236.html
No call between Trump and Modi on China border tension: Report

PM Narendra Modi has not spoken with US President Donald Trump about the south Asian nation's military standoff with China, a government source said on Friday, after Trump suggested Modi was upset about border tension

29 May 13:23 Livemint 6614605819122287717.html
One dead, eight injured in Lagos-Ibadan expressway auto-crash

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Ogun State on Friday said that one person died while eight others sustained injuries in a multiple accident

29 May 13:26 Premium Times Nigeria 5456729301010143491.html
UP CM Adityanath asks officials get ready to deal with locust attacks

The local residents and farmers have been enlightened on the subject, while the village level committees and bodies have been mobilised to make a coordinated effort against the threat

29 May 13:06 Business-Standard 1502508925656473604.html
New record high: PH confirms 1,046 more coronavirus cases

The Philippines has 16,634 coronavirus cases as of Friday, May 29

29 May 13:52 Rappler 1882105642320810397.html
Thousands crossing US-Mexico border despite nonessential travel ban, COVID-19 threat

Border crossings continue despite the ban instituted by President Trump.

29 May 13:33 Fox News 7362823819680644599.html
China faces mounting pressure over Hong Kong security law

China faced growing international pressure Friday over its move to impose a security law on Hong Kong that critics say will destroy the city's autonomy, with the United States and Britain placing the issue before the UN Security Council.

29 May 13:15 The Jakarta Post 7678601104048414023.html
NPF’s Newmai sworn as Minister in Manipur

Awangbou Newmai, MLA, was sworn in on Friday as a Minister in the Bharatiya Janata Party-led coalition cabinet Ministry. Governor Najma Heptulla administered the oath of office and secrecy at a simple

29 May 13:04 The Hindu 6679535024273360483.html
'It's robbed me of that comfort': Euthanasia plans upended by COVID-19

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

29 May 13:45 The Age 7967730561898208151.html
Sonu Sood Helps Airlift 177 Girls Stuck In Kerala, To Their Home State Odisha

Actor Sonu Sood has once again come to the rescue of stranded migrant workers, looking to go back to their hometowns amid the lockdown. Sonu has helped 177 girls get to their homes in Odisha. The actor airlifted the girls, who were stuck in Kerala due to the lockdown.

29 May 13:11 https://www.filmibeat.com 7601703244057754116.html
Gauteng cricket clubs showed maturity - new CGL president

Newly-appointed Central Gauteng Lions cricket president Anne Vilas says member clubs that voted in the new board showed a high level of maturity.

29 May 13:06 Sport 682566034323137318.html
We Do Not Need Third Party Intervention: China On Trump's Offer

BEIJING: China on Friday rejected US President Donald Trump's offer to mediate between India and China to end their current border stand-off. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian said,

29 May 13:44 Sakshi Post 1016059426017895623.html
Kuwait police arrest 12 workers for breaking curfew

Kuwaiti has imposed a full curfew to curb COVID-19 cases

29 May 13:26 Gulf News 2086521545558941093.html
Greece bans Britons from going on holiday in the country when it reopens its borders on June 15 due to high level of UK coronavirus cases

While citizens of 29 other countries will be allowed to travel when Greece's airports reopen to tourists on June 15, the UK's number of coronavirus cases is still too high. Pictured, Mykonos.

29 May 13:27 Mail Online 124328112590668910.html
Ontario now considering regional approach to reopening the province

Ontario Premier Doug Ford says the province is now considering a regional approach to reopening.

29 May 13:19 Toronto 5211060988592756062.html
Gujarat CM discards social media rumour on complete lockdown from June 1

Rupani had to issue a clarification amid social media talk that the state government was planning to impose total lockdown from June 1 as the number of COVID-19 cases was not coming down

29 May 13:01 Business-Standard 1502508926516812809.html
Trump calls Minneapolis protesters ‘thugs,’ vows action

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

29 May 13:53 WVLT 4089046910245288144.html
ConCourt denies Public Protector, EFF leave to appeal Gordhan interdict

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane scored a small victory as the Constitutional Court overturned a personal costs order against her. But the court dismissed a bid by her and the EFF to appeal an interim interdict granted to Pravin Gordhan while he takes Mkhwebane’s SARS report on review.

29 May 13:07 Daily Maverick 2373996788545535386.html
Ruling means Missouri’s last abortion clinic stays open

The decision means Missouri will not become the first state without a functioning abortion clinic since 1974.

29 May 13:39 KNOE 8 News 9048639191098694510.html
Minneapolis mayor declares 8pm curfew as fourth night of carnage looms and Minnesota Gov. admits 'abject failure' in trying to control George Floyd rioters who 'set a city on fire' forcing residents to hide in their homes

Minnesota Governor Tim Walz on Friday admitted an 'abject failure' by law enforcement in trying to control crowds of rioters who took over Minneapolis on Thursday night.

29 May 13:21 Mail Online 124328111181262717.html
COVID-19 committees struggle to get alternative centres

Geoffrey Okiswa, the Resident District Commissioner for Serere, who also doubles as the chairperson of the district Covid-19 task force, says they were given up...

29 May 13:45 New Vision 9103146373652567746.html
Taiwan decriminalizes adultery in landmark ruling

TAIPEI – Taiwan’s constitutional court on Friday decriminalized adultery in a landmark judgment aimed at upholding personal rights and privacy, scrapping a law that activists said

29 May 13:59 New York Post 7654946768858130107.html
Coronavirus lockdown | Jharkhand flies its migrant workers back from Leh

Migrant workers flew to Delhi from Leh on a SpiceJet aircraft and would take an IndiGo flight from Delhi to Ranchi.

29 May 13:07 The Hindu 6679535024603603924.html
Turkey's AK Party plans measures seen as potential obstacle to new parties

ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan’s AK Party is planning to push through measures with its nationalist allies that affect how political groups may contest elections and could hamper new opposition parties taking part in any snap elections.

29 May 13:56 Reuters 8334514180408579800.html
Greece to allow visitors from 29 countries from June 15, but not UK

Greece listed 29 countries from where it will accept visitors as of June 15 as the Greek government looks to mitigate some of the financial damage from the coronavirus pandemic. The Greek Tourism Ministry said travellers from the permitted countries will be able to enter Greece on direct flights to Athens and to the northern city of Thessaloniki.

29 May 13:56 ITV News 2184971257594903162.html
Twitter adds 'glorifying violence' warning to Trump tweet

WASHINGTON — Twitter has added a warning to one of President Donald Trump's tweets about protests in Minneapolis, saying it violated the platform's rules about “glorifying violence.

29 May 13:45 KitchenerToday.com 52741008773030866.html
Number10 dismisses teachers' fears about returning to school as matter for heads

The majority of primary schools are expected to open up to more pupils from Monday as part of the easing of lockdown but unions remain concerned about the safety of their members

29 May 13:38 mirror 675785261645331439.html
Trump defends India-China mediation offer as effort to address PM Modi’s ‘mood’

Trump had offered to mediate on the border issue between New Delhi and Beijing in a tweet on Wednesday morning. “We have informed both India and China that the United States is ready, willing and able to mediate or arbitrate their now raging border dispute,” Trump wrote.

29 May 13:44 Hindustan Times 696565558059305329.html
We want direct primary in Ondo APC, says Olanusi

The leader of Unity Forum, Alhaji Ali Olanusi, on Thursday called for a direct primary for the selection of the All Progressives Congress governorship....

29 May 02:25 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445901818278364.html
India-China issue: Prime Minister Modi not in 'good mood', says Donald Trump

India on Wednesday said it was engaged with China to peacefully resolve the border row, in a carefully crafted reaction to Trump's offer to arbitrate between the two Asian giants to settle their decades-old dispute

29 May 02:21 Business Today 1145527432379992149.html
Uddhav Thackeray: Centre, state must consult, cooperate to tackle Covid situation

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

29 May 02:11 The Indian Express 2885715104160349907.html
Rhys Jones' dad says son's killer 'online dating' from jail is 'galling' for family

Sean Mercer, who shot 11-year-old Rhys in a Liverpool playground in 2007, was 'openly using a phone to have a relationship with a woman on the outside' for eight months, it is alleged

29 May 02:29 mirror 675785259818617698.html
Sanwo-Olu assures Lagosians of affordable housing

Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu said on Thursday that his administration would make available affordable and accessible housing for residents....

29 May 02:34 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900085340590.html
Top Chinese general says need to keep military option for Taiwan

BEIJING — China needs to keep both peaceful and military options to resolve the “Taiwan issue,” a top Chinese general said on Friday.

29 May 02:42 National Post 4816958590329719286.html
After Trump Fact-Check, Twitter Flags China Official's Tweet On COVID-19

Twitter has flagged a tweet written in March by a Chinese government spokesman that suggested the U.S. military brought the novel coronavirus to China, as the social media platform ramps up fact-checking of posts.

29 May 02:32 NDTV.com 5090057682430557287.html
Trump escalates Twitter, social media war after fact-check move

United States President Donald Trump has escalated his war on social media companies, signing an executive order on Thursday challenging the liability protections in US law that serve as a bedrock for unfettered speech on the internet.

29 May 02:32 Aljazeera 6642629761899046427.html
CBI launches probe against Maulana Saad in foreign funding matter

CBI is probing matters related to foreign funding and alleged Hawala links against Saad.

29 May 02:47 DNA India 7533428661358372949.html
Minnesota Prosecutor Says 'Other' Evidence Does Not Support Criminal Charge in Floyd Case

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - A prosecutor in the US state of Minnesota told reporters that besides the graphic video, there is other evidence that does not support a criminal...

29 May 02:30 Sputniknews 967333869642262504.html
Children's Day: NOA-FCT, BPW urge leaders to provide specialised learning aids for children living with disabilities

The National Orientation Agency, FCT directorate, has called for the provision of specialised learning aids for children living with disabilities in Nigeria.

29 May 02:41 Legit 3764253650836188162.html
SC orders free travel for stranded workers

SC orders free travel for stranded workers Orders states to provide food, water New Delhi:  The Supreme Court Thursday directed that no fare for travel either by train or bus be charged from the migrant workers stranded across the country and they be provided food and water. The apex court, which passed interim directions, said […]

29 May 02:20 Northlines 6096227022283397028.html
U.S. Warns Of Russian Hacking Group's Attempts To Gain 'Dream Access' To Computer Systems

The U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) on May 28 warned government partners and private companies about a Russian hacking operation that it says uses a special intrusion technique to target operating systems often used to manage computer infrastructure.

29 May 02:18 Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty 5891794163686942709.html
Shots fired during Denver protest of Minneapolis man’s death

The shooting happened in a park near the Capitol after people gathered to protest the death of a handcuffed black man during a confrontation with a white police officer in Minnesota. No immediate reports of injuries.

29 May 02:45 India Today 4286117812558053310.html
Coronavirus hits Coalition seats the hardest, upping pressure on PM

Nine of the 10 seats with the biggest jobless increases are held by the Coalition, raising internal pressure on Scott Morrison to extend the JobKeeper allowance.

29 May 02:22 Australian Financial Review 3974284486666960875.html
Investigation launched into 'horrific' cases of alleged child neglect

Child Safety Minister Di Farmer announced the investigation on Friday after the death of Willow Dunn and discovery of two teenage boys at a home in Stafford.

29 May 02:31 The Age 7967730562170434697.html
Imo SARS arrests murder suspect declared wanted in 2019

Chidiebube Okeoma, Owerri Operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Imo State Police Command have apprehended a murder and robbery suspect, Chukwuemeka Nnane, 31, for alleged involvement...

29 May 02:15 Punch Newspapers 3524240995950587880.html
Twitter flags China spokesman's tweet on COVID-19

Twitter fact-checked U.S. President Donald Trump for the first time on Tuesday over his claims about mail-in ballots, under what it says was an extension of a "misleading information policy" aimed at combating misinformation about COVID-19

29 May 02:34 Business Today 1145527431275518212.html
Coronavirus lockdown: Final-yr college exams will surely be held, says govt

If the situation caused due to the coronavirus does not improve by July, then the first-year students can be promoted based on internal assessment

29 May 02:16 Business-Standard 1502508924978805511.html
Hammer-wielding woman arrested after racist rant against Latino couple

She got nailed. A hammer-wielding Texas woman was arrested Sunday after reportedly launching a racist, profanity-laced rant at a Latina doctor and her husband while misidentifying them as

29 May 02:26 New York Post 7654946767742876588.html
COVID-19 cases in Bihar surged to 3,185 after 149 more people have test positive

The total number of COVID-19 cases in Bihar surged to 3,185 after 149 more people have tested positive for the infection, officials said on Thursday.

29 May 02:57 First Post Of India 844080065904171616.html
Connecticut woman allegedly spits in face of shopper going wrong way in one-way aisle

A Connecticut woman was arrested for allegedly spitting in the face of a man who was disobeying a supermarket’s one-way aisle direction, a report said. Martine Shanchuk, of Sandy Hook, tried to

29 May 02:17 New York Post 7654946769485657543.html
Trump officials consider defying Congress to sell more weapons to Saudi Arabia | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

WASHINGTON >> The Trump administration is moving to sell another cache of munitions to Saudi Arabia, according to lawmakers and congressional aides, a step that would again defy Congress and ignore the objections of lawmakers in both parties about Riyadh’s human rights record.

29 May 02:09 Star-Advertiser 3439335389100672482.html
Twitter hits back at Trump’s executive order targeting social media sites

Twitter struck back at President Trump’s executive order targeting social media giants on Thursday, saying it threatens the future of online speech and Internet freedoms. “This EO is a

29 May 02:28 New York Post 7654946769143127681.html
'Boys' club': Inquiry finds unacceptable sexual harassment, bullying at Airservices

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

29 May 02:08 Brisbane Times 2314609339343670328.html
North Koreans charged in wide-ranging $3.7B sanctions-busting scheme

The indictment, unsealed on Thursday in Washington's federal court, is believed to be the largest criminal enforcement action ever brought against North Korea.

29 May 02:11 The Age 7967730562455755745.html
‘Spoke to PM Modi, he is not in good mood,’ says Donald Trump about India-China tensions

The United States president had on Wednesday offered to mediate between the two countries amid escalating border tensions.

29 May 02:21 Scroll.in 8669301693085765798.html
US President Issues Executive Order Aimed At Twitter, Facebook

US President Donald Trump has signed another executive order, this time aimed at social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter. Unsurprisingly, Trump’s

29 May 02:48 Lowyat.NET 6894342420382380235.html
Twitter, Reddit Challenge US Rules Forcing Visa Applicants To Disclose Their Social Media Handles

Twitter and Reddit have filed an amicus brief in support of a lawsuit challenging a U.S. government rule change compelling visa applicants to disclose their social media handles. From a report: The lawsuit, brought by the Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University, the Brennan Center f...

29 May 02:45 tech.slashdot.org 8720761277759500450.html
Donald Trump says Narendra Modi not in 'good mood' over India's border row with China, renews offer to mediate

Interacting with journalists in the Oval Office of the White House on Thursday, Donald Trump said a

29 May 02:04 Firstpost 4760741712418425768.html
Ingraham decries 'outrageous' behavior of officers in George Floyd death, 'bad actors' rioting in Minneapolis

Laura Ingraham opened Thursday night's edition of "The Ingraham Angle" by responding to the death of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis police officers, saying they had engaged in "outrageous and even perhaps murderous behavior" and calling the death of another African-American in police custody "infuriating and heartbreaking."

29 May 02:44 Fox News 7362823819711816331.html
High Court paves way for release of Whitlam dismissal papers

Court finds that letters between the Queen and the former governor-general Sir John Kerr are public records.

29 May 02:16 Australian Financial Review 3974284486272834154.html
36th National Games in Goa Postponed Indefinitely Due to Coronavirus Pandemic

Goa was to hold the much-delayed Games in October-November.

29 May 02:40 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | India.com 7150386084140189443.html
'Go to hell': Hecklers unload on Maryland county official at reopening announcement

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

29 May 02:10 Washington Examiner 4625792333162291325.html
Ottawa urged to restore funding to groups that help exploited women, girls

Opposition MPs sent a letter Wednesday to Trudeau, Maryam Monsef and Bill Blair denouncing the decision to not renew federal funding for groups that help sexually exploited women and girls

29 May 02:11 The Globe and Mail 68426411237647643.html
4 more COVID-19 deaths in Telangana; 117 fresh cases, tally now 2256

4 more people succumbed to the coronavirus in Telangana pushing the death toll to 67, while 117 fresh COVID-19 cases were reported on Thursday taking the tally to 2,256, authorities said.

29 May 02:46 First Post Of India 844080066959896861.html
North Koreans charged in wide-ranging $3.7b sanctions-busting scheme

The indictment is believed to be the largest criminal enforcement action ever brought against North Korea.

29 May 02:11 WAtoday 6806590899921017825.html
North Koreans charged in wide-ranging $3.7b sanctions-busting scheme

The indictment is believed to be the largest criminal enforcement action ever brought against North Korea.

29 May 02:11 Brisbane Times 2314609339474828257.html
US House Democrats demand probes of police killings of black Americans

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

29 May 02:11 Malaymail 302165934658502604.html
Factbox: What China's tougher national security regime could mean for Hong Kong

HONG KONG (Reuters) - China’s parliament has approved a decision to go forward with national security legislation on Hong Kong to tackle secession, subversion, terrorism and foreign interference in a city roiled by anti-government protests.

29 May 02:41 Reuters 8334514180343178523.html
Amirudin’s pol-sec dismisses claims of secret meeting between Selangor MB and home minister, Azmin

SHAH ALAM, May 29 — There was no secret meeting between Selangor Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Amirudin Shari and Senior Minister cum Minister of International Trade and Industry Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali and Home Minister Datuk Seri Hamzah Zainuddin yesterday. This was confirmed by the mentri...

29 May 02:59 Malaymail 302165936071712664.html
Woman jailed for five years after making child drink Dettol

The woman acted with "cruelty" after perceived misbehaviour by the child, a judge said.

29 May 02:39 Brisbane Times 2314609338139888627.html
Civil unrest rages in Minneapolis over racially charged killing by police

MINNEAPOLIS, May 29 — Peaceful rallies gave way to a third night of arson, looting and vandalism in Minneapolis yesterday as protesters vented their rage over the death of a black man seen on video gasping for breath while a white police officer knelt on his neck. The latest spasm of unrest in...

29 May 02:56 Malaymail 302165935048280210.html
US joins G7 artificial intelligence group to counter China

US involvement is important because of the large role that American tech firms play globally and its historic advocacy for human rights, said Kay Mathiesen, an associate professor focused on computer ethics at Northeastern University in Boston.

29 May 02:25 The Economic Times 7653256036511391112.html
Donald Trump's order taking aim at Twitter is 'bluster': legal experts

An executive order signed by Trump on Thursday directs federal agencies to clarify the scope of a law known as Section 230, which protects internet companies from liability for illegal content posted by users.

29 May 02:55 Business Today 1145527432371491051.html
Alien fear led undie-clad man to carjack woman, bite cop, court told

Wearing only undies and ECG dots, Benedict Kearney carjacked a woman, sped down the wrong side of a road and then bit a policeman who tried to arrest him.

29 May 02:15 Brisbane Times 2314609339575374888.html
In the US, camera phones increasingly expose racism

From the death of a black man in Minneapolis to a racist incident in Central Park, camera phones are increasingly being used as a weapon against racism even when justice doesn't always follow.

29 May 02:20 Digital Journal 4566489171347338633.html
PM Modi not in 'good mood' over border row with China: Donald Trump

Speaking with the reporters in the Oval Office of the White House on Thursday, Trump said a "big conflict" was going on between India and China

29 May 02:44 Business-Standard 1502508926703129978.html
Trump has officially declared war on Twitter and Facebook. Here's the latest on the executive order targeting social media and the reaction at internet companies.

Trump's executive order represents a direct challenge to social media companies like Twitter and Facebook, but legal experts say it faces steep hurdles.

29 May 02:21 Business Insider 6060062399271974723.html
What China's tougher national security regime could mean for Hong Kong

HONG KONG, May 29 — China's parliament has approved a decision to go forward with national security legislation on Hong Kong to tackle secession, subversion, terrorism and foreign interference in a city roiled by anti-government protests. The move is seen as a turning point, as leaders of the...

29 May 02:42 Malaymail 302165936478047286.html
Minnesota calls in National Guard to quell unrest over black man's death in police custody

MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota’s governor activated the National Guard on Thursday to help police restore order following two days of violent protests in Minneapolis city over the death of a black man seen in graphic video footage gasping for breath as a white officer knelt on his neck.

29 May 02:36 National Post 4816958591852903106.html
Germany records highest number of anti-Semitic crimes since 2001 - Europe

German police registered 2,032 anti-Semitic crimes, including two killings, in 2019, up 13% from 2018.

29 May 02:05 Israel National News 5374683669588251681.html
We'll tackle interstate movement of armed bandits - Military assures Nigerians

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

29 May 02:42 Legit 3764253650332805523.html
Woman jailed for five years after making child drink Dettol

The woman acted with "cruelty" after perceived misbehaviour by the child, a judge said.

29 May 02:39 The Age 7967730561120816115.html
Bangladesh plans home exams for primary school students

The government is planning home examinations for primary school students to keep them in study amid the coronavirus outbreak that has forced education institutions shut.

29 May 02:41 Bdnews24 8119004129727353316.html
Twitter belatedly fact-checks 2 Chinese propaganda tweets from March

Twitter fact-checks tweets from Chinese government spokesman spreading coronavirus conspiracy theory

29 May 02:46 Taiwan News 4737573344116489328.html
National Guard called to respond to Minneapolis violence

US News: Minnesota governor Tim Walz called in the National Guard on Thursday as looting broke out in St. Paul and a wounded Minneapolis braced for more violen

29 May 02:52 The Times of India 6060938664901606983.html
Qatar Denies Gulf Bloc Exit Rumours On Third Year Of "Illegal Blockade"

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

29 May 02:38 NDTV.com 5090057682537137618.html
Does Centre have unfettered powers to impose conditions on states borrowing money?

States can now borrow 2% more funds as long as they meet certain conditions – including abiding by the ‘One Nation One Ration Card’ scheme.

29 May 02:00 Scroll.in 8669301692339111154.html
Investigation launched into 'horrific' cases of alleged child neglect

Child Safety Minister Di Farmer announced the investigation on Friday after the death of Willow Dunn and discovery of two teenage boys at a home in Stafford.

29 May 02:31 Brisbane Times 2314609339189507209.html
'Boys' club': Inquiry finds unacceptable sexual harassment, bullying at Airservices

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

29 May 02:08 The Age 7967730562324597816.html
Islamic State calls Covid-19 God's punishment for foes, tape says

CAIRO, May 29 — Islamic State (IS) said the coronavirus pandemic was divine punishment for its enemies, according to an audio broadcast yesterday, where the jihadists also vowed more attacks. The person on the tape, which was posted on one of the militants' websites but could not be verified by...

29 May 02:27 Malaymail 302165935817398051.html
Shots fired at Denver protest over George Floyd as protesters block freeway

Shooting reported near Capitol but no immediate injuries as mayor calls on demonstrators to ‘leave weapons at home’

29 May 02:43 the Guardian 1491978796065916289.html
Family petitions Ugwuanyi, IG over 70-year-old woman’s death

Raphael Ede, Enugu The family of one Lady Eucharia Ugwu from Itchi in the Igbo-Eze South Local Government Area of Enugu State has appealed to Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi and the Inspector-General of...

29 May 02:36 Punch Newspapers 3524240994448275491.html
Maharashtra Governor appreciates Sonu Sood’s relief work

Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari has appreciated Sonu Sood for his work. The actor has helped many migrants reach their destination amid the lockdown.

29 May 02:54 The Indian Express 2885715105302156684.html
Woman jailed for five years after making child drink Dettol

The woman acted with "cruelty" after perceived misbehaviour by the child, a judge said.

29 May 02:39 WAtoday 6806590898586078195.html
Nevada law enforcement leaders call George Floyd’s death alarming

Nevada law enforcement leaders on Thursday distanced their agencies from the actions of a Minneapolis police officer involved in the death of an unarmed black man.

29 May 02:57 Las Vegas Review-Journal 8640648837789528483.html
Violent protests over George Floyd death spread beyond Minneapolis

The Minneapolis unrest ravaged several blocks in the Longfellow neighborhood, with scattered rioting reaching for miles across the city. It was the second consecutive night of violent protests following Floyd’s death Monday.

29 May 02:04 The Hindu 6679535025349679686.html
Suriname leader seeks recount after poll defeat

PARAMARIBO, May 29 — Suriname's ruling party is calling for a recount of votes in Monday's general election, the party leader and President Desi Bouterse said yesterday, after preliminary results showed the opposition winning. Defeat would likely end a decade in power for Bouterse, a former...

29 May 02:08 Malaymail 302165936451214914.html
Twitter flags China spokesman’s tweet on Covid-19

Twitter posted a blue exclamation mark under a tweet by Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian, with a comment urging readers to check the facts about Covid-19.

29 May 02:48 Hindustan Times 696565557170031562.html
Donald Trump says PM Modi not in good mood over big border conflict with China, reiterates offer to mediate

Reiterating his offer to mediate between India and China on the border row, US President Donald Trump said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is not in a good about the ongoing big conflict with China.

29 May 02:32 India Today 4286117812954263745.html
The Push to Modernize California Courts Hits a Budgetary Wall

The California Judicial Council's push for a digital courthouse is up in the air as the judiciary faces $216 million in budget cuts due to the viral pandemic.

29 May 02:13 Courthouse News Service 1799505150460978580.html
Motorcyclists protesting ban beat Lagos guards to a pulp

Deji Lambo There was tension in the Zone 4 of the Lekki Peninsula Scheme 1 in Lagos State recently when no fewer than 50 motorcyclists protesting the ban on their operations stormed the area with ...

29 May 02:32 Punch Newspapers 3524240994534848848.html
NSA warns of ongoing Russian hacking campaign against US systems

REUTERS: The U.S. National Security Agency on Thursday warned government partners and private companies about a Russian hacking operation that ...

29 May 02:31 CNA 5644198862800146213.html
CIDG files complaint vs 2 Chinese over makeshift hospital in Clark resort

The Criminal Investigation and Detection Group Regional Field Unit 3 also files a complaint against the lessee of the villa at the Fontana Leisure Park that housed the underground hospital and pharmacy

29 May 02:12 Rappler 1882105642300630890.html
Mike Huckabee predicts Biden-Trump debate will be 'very ugly sight,' Trump will 'make sausage out of' ex-VP

Former Arkansas governor and Fox News contributor Mike Huckabee joked Thursday on "Hannity" that the mask worn by presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden at a Memorial Day event this week was actually "a gag."

29 May 02:20 Fox News 7362823820161962944.html
Major car bomb attack averted in Pulwama

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

29 May 02:42 Northlines 6096227020708141533.html
Alien fear led undie-clad man to carjack woman, bite cop, court told

Wearing only undies and ECG dots, Benedict Kearney carjacked a woman, sped down the wrong side of a road and then bit a policeman who tried to arrest him.

29 May 02:15 The Age 7967730562556302376.html
National Guard called in to control Minneapolis riots

Violence continues for second day following death of black man in custody

29 May 02:48 Gulf News 2086521545281132934.html
Tam: NHL proposal being 'reviewed,' mandatory quarantine remains in place

Canada's top health official says proposals are being reviewed from sports leagues looking to resume play -- including the NHL -- but the mandatory 14-day quarantine for people entering the country remains in place for now.

29 May 02:04 CTVNews 2422791597913382992.html
1574 passengers arrive at Jammu, Srinagar Airports

1574 passengers arrive at Jammu, Srinagar Airports Jammu Tawi, May 28: About 15 domestic flights with 1574 passengers on board today arrived at Jammu and Srinagar Airports on Day 4 of resumption of the air services in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir. A total of 294 passengers aboard 6 regular commercial flights arrived at […]

29 May 02:27 Northlines 6096227020671111180.html
'Boys' club': Inquiry finds unacceptable sexual harassment, bullying at Airservices

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

29 May 02:08 WAtoday 6806590899789859896.html
Parents oppose plan to reopen Lagos schools

Some parents in Lagos State have kicked against the reopening of schools in view of the continued spread of the coronavirus in the country. According to the News Agency of Nigeria, the parents sai...

29 May 02:51 Punch Newspapers 3524240994078061234.html
Proposed USCIS furlough could impact tech firms

Following the national lockdown which was announced in the US about two months ago, application and petition receipts have dropped to half, impacting the ability of the agency to continue to function effectively. The USCIS relies primarily on income from visa processing to keep itself running.

29 May 07:39 The Economic Times 7653256038215685807.html
Notting Hill reeling after bodies identified as mother and son

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

29 May 07:15 WAtoday 6806590900519053748.html
Twitter labels Trump tweet as ‘glorifying violence’

U.S. president had said ‘when the looting starts, the shooting starts’ regarding protests in Minnesota.

29 May 07:49 POLITICO 2584151346891282761.html
Explainer: What's in the US law protecting internet companies?

US President Donald Trump is expected to order a review of a federal law known as Section 230, which protects internet companies like Facebook, Twitter and Alphabet's Google from being responsible

29 May 07:51 Deccan Herald 2027555797229623250.html
Kaepernick voices support for Minneapolis protesters after killing of George Floyd

The former San Francisco 49ers quarterback was ostracised by the NFL after his own protest in 2016.

29 May 07:09 The42 5369852630498409450.html
West Bengal Minister Sujit Bose Tests Positive For Covid-19 As State Sees Highest One-Day Spike With New 344 Cases

A total of 4,536 cases have been reported from the state so far.

29 May 07:38 HUFFPOST 6665507018359899479.html
Day 66 of coronavirus lockdown: Ground report from Indian cities

India News: NEW DELHI: The number of novel coronavirus cases in various cities across the country continued to rise as the city administrations tried to get the l.

29 May 07:41 The Times of India 6060938663001518875.html
IND-SAT: Study in India entrance test postponed till July

The exam is a 90-minute online proctored test with multiple-choice questions. It is conducted in English and has the verbal ability, quant, logical reasoning as sub-sections with 40, 25, and 25 marks each.

29 May 07:26 The Indian Express 2885715105465706841.html
PMC, PCMC to help PMPML pay 2,200 daily wage workers

As reported by The Indian Express earlier, over the past fortnight, the PMPML had asked these workers to sit at home as the undertaking had no work for them amid the nationwide lockdown.

29 May 07:57 The Indian Express 2885715105468957769.html
PM Modi-Shah meet, strategy post May 31 on discussion table

A day after speaking with the Chief Ministers, Union Home Minister is meeting with Prime Minister Narendra modi ahead of the lockdown coming to an end on May 31.

29 May 07:15 Oneindia 2023829372310237371.html
Court issues non-bailable arrest warrants for Nawaz Sharif

Hearin­g has been adjour­ned till June 11

29 May 07:30 The Express Tribune 1105816787624388494.html
Brazil sees record number of Covid-19 cases, more than 1,000 deaths in 24 hours

Brazil registered a new record in Covid-19 cases and more than 1,000 dead in a 24-hour period, according to official figures released on Thursday.

29 May 07:33 France 24 5635134570486642922.html
Plans approved for student housing in St Andrews conservation area described as ‘outrageous’

A plan for student accommodation in the historic heart of St Andrews has been described as "outrageous".

29 May 07:46 The Courier 4275302767224641362.html
Dutch trade minister candidate to head WTO, broadcaster says

AMSTERDAM — Dutch trade minister Sigrid Kaag is among the candidates to become the next director general of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Dutch public broadcaster NOS reported, citing sources close to the matter.

29 May 07:08 National Post 4816958591518135663.html
US to announce 'certain decisions' on China on Friday: Donald Trump

"It's a very sad situation. It should have never happened. China should have stopped it at the source, but they didn't do that," Trump says

29 May 07:28 Business-Standard 1502508925666909335.html
Explained: What's in the US law protecting internet companies?

US President Donald Trump is expected to order a review of a federal law known as Section 230, which protects internet companies like Facebook, Twitter and Alphabet's Google from being responsible

29 May 07:51 Deccan Herald 2027555797048588501.html
Twitter hides Trump and White House tweets over 'glorification of violence'

Twitter has hidden one of two recent tweets from US President Donald Trump, saying it “violated the Twitter rules about glorifying violence.”

29 May 07:53 Engadget 96641514434366564.html
Odisha reports 63 new COVID-19 cases, total rises to 1,723

63 more people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Odisha, taking the total in the State to 1,723, a Health Department official said here on May 29. Of the fresh cases, 61 had recently returned to th

29 May 07:52 The Hindu 6679535025270725592.html
‘Why Us?’ Protests over Floyd death spread beyond Minneapolis

Floyd’s death has deeply shaken the country and sparked protests across US as local leaders repeatedly urge demonstrators to avoid violence

29 May 07:07 Deccan Chronicle 7881006362806793422.html
On This Day: Janet Guthrie becomes first woman to compete in Indy 500

On May 29, 1977, Janet Guthrie became the first woman to compete in the Indianapolis 500. She completed 27 laps before her car became disabled.

29 May 07:00 UPI 8257973863929767386.html
Bid to bring post-Brexit customs training academy to Dundee

A pitch by Dundee City Council leader John Alexander to bring a post-Brexit training academy to the city is to be explored by the UK government.

29 May 07:46 The Courier 4275302768441760165.html
‘PM Modi Not In Good Mood About What’s Going On With China’: Trump Says India Not Happy Over Border Issue

United States President Donald Trump while responding to a question over the ongoing border stand-off between India and China along the LAC in Ladakh, said that he has spoken to Prime Minister Narendra Modi about it and the latter is not happy with “what’s going on with China”.

29 May 07:15 Swarajya 4977622828786292239.html
Setback For Jagan Reddy As Andhra High Court Overrules Top Poll Officer's Appointment

Andhra Pradesh High Court today ordered reinstatement of Nimmagadda Ramesh Kumar as State Election Commissioner and set aside an ordinance amending Panchayat Raj Act to reduce State Election Commissioner's tenure to 3 years

29 May 07:58 NDTV.com 5090057682216605339.html
Donald Trump Signs Executive Order Reducing Legal Protection for Social Media Platforms

Following a feud with Twitter.

29 May 07:16 HYPEBEAST 3806037269704221523.html
Taking urgent steps for cremation of COVID-19 deceased, Delhi govt tells HC

The Delhi government told the court that 28 such bodies were cremated on Thursday and the last rites of the remaining 35 will be performed by Saturday.

29 May 07:49 The Economic Times 7653256037813904103.html
Twitter adds unprecedented warning to Trump tweet threatening to shoot Minneapolis protesters

Twitter has added an unprecedented warning to a Trump tweet, warning users that the post "glorifies violence".The message was added to a post in which Mr Trump seemed to threatened that people protesting against the death of an unarmed black man in custody could be shot.

29 May 07:30 Yahoo 7097669638408147886.html
Taiwan president visits bookshop to show solidarity with Hong Kongers

Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen on Friday visited a bookshop that has become a symbol of resistance to perceived Chinese encroachments on Hong Kong's liberties, vowing to give help to the city's citizens fleeing to the democratic island. Tsai this week became the first world leader to pledge specific

29 May 07:30 Yahoo 7097669638612637364.html
Trump calls protesters ‘thugs’ after George Floyd death in police custody

The US leader vowed that ‘when the looting starts, the shooting starts’.

29 May 07:24 Express & Star 7324224460270051828.html
38,431 migrants sent to their native states, over 1 lakh were registered

The administration claimed that the concerning states and the Indian Railways will consult if the demand of more Shramik train rise.

29 May 07:46 The Indian Express 2885715104744019574.html
Coronavirus: Delhi to allow use of wood for cremating patients as bodies pile up in morgues

Using wood for the cremation of bodies was not permitted earlier for the fear of increasing the risk of exposure to the coronavirus.

29 May 07:40 Scroll.in 8669301692700041011.html
Cops That Kneed On George Floyd’s Neck Received Multiple Complaints In The Past

Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.

29 May 07:37 WORLD OF BUZZ 7535116579814298764.html
Trump Confirms Deployment Of US Army To Shoot Protestors In Minneapolis Protesting Murder of Blacks By Police.

Trump Wants Army To Shoot Protestors - Confirms Troops Deployment.In a series of tweets,Trump says he wants the protestors to be shot

29 May 07:06 iHarare News 2755902707437304585.html
Twitter Restricts Trump Tweet for “Glorifying Violence”

""This Tweet violated the Twitter rules about glorifying violence"

29 May 07:56 Computer Business Review 8072376452881738903.html
Kidnappers demand N20m to free Nasarawa CAN chair

Kidnappers of Nasarawa State chairman of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Bishop Joseph Masin, have demanded N20 million to set him free.

29 May 07:20 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900778807587.html
Twitter-Trump Tension Mounts on Warning Over Shooting Tweet

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

29 May 07:35 Bloomberg.com 4032480120986892102.html
Beijing Urges Foreign Nations to Cease Attempts at Meddling in Hong Kong Affairs

The day before, China's parliament overwhelmingly passed a resolution to draft a law on national security in Hong Kong that would outlaw secessionism in the territory...

29 May 07:33 Sputniknews 967333869094029393.html
Protest in Hong Kong over security law

Dozens of people joined a protest in a mall in Hong Kong on Friday following a vote by China’s ceremonial parliament to approve legislation that could severely restrict opposition political activity and civic activity in the Asian financial center.

29 May 07:57 Nagalandpost 3019528211693315259.html
Dissident Chinese artist warns of hidden cost of Beijing's Belt and Road deal

One of China’s most prolific and well-known political cartoonists warns the Victorian Premier over Beijing's signature policy.

29 May 07:39 Brisbane Times 2314609338839854589.html
How a court decision could unlock secrets of Whitlam's dismissal

The High Court's decision could shed light on key questions including whether the Queen explicitly supported the sacking of Gough Whitlam.

29 May 07:00 Australian Financial Review 3974284488175781859.html
Mother appeals to find 15-year-old daughter's rapist after teenager with learning difficulties was attacked in alleyway on her way home from school

The mother of a 15-year-old school girl who was raped on her way home from school in Streatham, south London in September 2019 said the attack has destroyed her daughter's confidence.

29 May 07:52 Mail Online 124328111486966155.html
2 000 vehicles impounded for lockdown violations in Bulawayo

More than 2 000 vehicles have been impounded and motorists fined for lockdown defiance in Bulawayo as some people continue to disregard the call to stay at home.

29 May 07:22 Nehanda Radio 3802011523767120836.html
'Revenge': Murdered Libyan smuggler's family kills 30 migrants

The family of a Libyan smuggler killed by migrants has killed 30 migrants in a revenge attack, Libya's United Nations-recognised government said.

29 May 07:25 Aljazeera 6642629762338314066.html
Is Pakistan dumping traditional allies Saudi-UAE for their support to India ?

While Qatar has reportedly supported this trio vis a vis Saudis and UAE as part of its regional strategy in the Gulf, Doha has warmed up to Delhi and PM Narendra Modi spoke with its Emir this week on the occasion of EiD.

29 May 07:58 The Economic Times 7653256038514747542.html
Blue State Blues: Donald Trump Is Defending the First Amendment; Joe Biden Is Attacking It

Trump's rhetoric is over-the-top. Yet his actions, as usual, not only obey the First Amendment but reinforce it. Biden would do the opposite.

29 May 07:01 Breitbart 3148363492606243494.html
Class opening

VARIOUS quarters support the view that if the country’s public schools are allowed to open as scheduled, the government ought to ensure the health, safety and welfare of students and teachers.

29 May 07:21 Journal Online 6375127392862230867.html
Trump’s newly-signed executive order targets Twitter and other social media companies

In case you missed it, U.S. President Donald Trump was recently involved in a tiff of sorts with social media giants, Twitter. The basis of the issue stemmed from Twitter’s move to label two of the president’s Tweets as “potentially misleading”, with Trump responding angrily in a series of Tweets on his account, which has 80.4 million followers.

29 May 07:14 SoyaCincau.com 3698931832191855138.html
Coronavirus news live - 377 more dead in the UK and lockdown latest

Here, we bring you the live updates on the latest news, developments and guidance on the Covid-19 pandemic.

29 May 07:34 Metro 970161747452904126.html
Alleged Daesh Tape Calls COVID-19 Divine Retribution for Enemies

Daesh has ramped up attacks on both security forces and civilians in remote rural areas of Iraq while the local government is focusing its efforts on tackling the...

29 May 07:58 Sputniknews 967333868214877577.html
Zaira Wasim Compared the Attack of Locusts to the Havoc of Allah -

The year 2020 is creating trouble in front of people one by one. Locusts from Pakistan have now become a

29 May 07:08 News Hunt Media 8859517517678389708.html
Kidnappers’ buildings demolished in Calabar - The Nation Nigeria

The Cross River State government has pulled down buildings said to be owned by kidnappers in Calabar, the state capital...

29 May 07:40 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900983573678.html
Foreign workers nabbed throughout MCO without valid documents, says senior minister

PUTRAJAYA, May 29 — All foreign workers nabbed during the enforcement period of the movement control order (MCO) since March 18 did not have valid travel documents, said Senior Minister (Security Cluster) Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob. He said the foreigners should have a travel...

29 May 07:57 Malaymail 302165935115853803.html
Don't open state borders, relax borrowing limits: Chhattisgarh CM to Shah

The telephonic conversation between Baghel and Union Home Minister took place on Thursday

29 May 07:34 Business-Standard 1502508925459659510.html
Lockdown 5.0: Amit Shah meets PM Modi after talk with chief ministers on future course

Home Minister Amit Shah on Friday visited PM Modi to discuss the future course of the nationwide lockdown as Lockdown 4.0 nears an end.

29 May 07:44 India Today 4286117812569391944.html
NIA files chargesheet in Purnea fake currency case

The National Investigation Agency has filed a chargesheet in connection with a fake currency case, reported at Purnea, Bihar.The case relates to the recovery of fake currency having a total face value of Rs 1,90,500.

29 May 07:55 Oneindia 2023829371537121954.html
Dissident Chinese artist warns of hidden cost of Beijing's Belt and Road deal

One of China’s most prolific and well-known political cartoonists warns the Victorian Premier over Beijing's signature policy.

29 May 07:39 The Age 7967730561820782077.html
Alleged Rwandan genocide bankroller to be tried in Arusha: judge

Described as Africa's most wanted man, Kabuga has been held in a French jail since his May 16 arrest at his home outside Paris.

29 May 07:00 New Vision 9103146372221333107.html
'Shamelessly Endorsed by Brahmanical Purity': Kent Apologises For Ad Demeaning Domestic Help, Hema Malini Clarifies

Kent RO's atta maker focusing on 'infections' carried by the domestic help is all that is wrong with our classist society, Twitter points out until the brand finally apologises and Hema Malini issues public statement

29 May 07:46 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | India.com 7150386084199994500.html
Twitter flags Trump tweet for 'glorifying violence'

Twitter has served a public interest notice on Donald Trump after the US president vowed to send the the National Guard troops to Minneapolis to "get the job done right" after a night of violent protests in the city.

29 May 07:41 RTE.ie 7595237278778815048.html
Boy, 12, charged over death of girl in WA ute rollover

A 12-year-old boy has been charged over the death of a girl thrown from the tray of the ute he was driving in far north Western Australia.

29 May 07:13 The Age 7967730561840067191.html
'I want my kids back': how overseas adoptions splinter Uganda's families

Birth mother’s legal battle to bring back son from US highlights flaws in system that allows children to be taken abroad

29 May 07:30 the Guardian 1491978794462288974.html
Day After Forces Foiled Pulwama-Style Attack, Cops Identify Owner of Explosives-Laden Car

The owner was identified as Hidayatullah Malik, resident of Shopian. He had joined the Hizbul Mujahideen last year.

29 May 07:24 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | India.com 7150386084597815503.html
Rajya Sabha official tests positive for COVID-19, entire floor of Parliament Annexe building sealed

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

29 May 07:48 DNA India 7533428662589569051.html
When Britain failed to protect America from a flu pandemic in China

Before Covid-19, British colonial authorities allowed a deadly flu virus to spread from Hong Kong in 1968 with devastating consequences for the US and the rest of the world – one million people died.

29 May 07:31 Daily Maverick 2373996789105272693.html
Minister flags law review after Rio blows up 46,000-yr-old Aboriginal site

The caves in WA are the only inland site in Australia to showing evidence of continual human occupation through the last Ice Age.

29 May 07:42 The Age 7967730561362884582.html
Timberwolves call for healing, change after police killing in Minnesota

'Our community is grieving the senseless tragedy and death of George Floyd,' a club statement says

29 May 07:18 Rappler 1882105643201326244.html
George Floyd death: Donald Trump calls protestors ‘thugs’, demonstrations continue in Minneapolis

The president also said that he will send the National Guard troops and ‘get the job done right’ if Mayor Jacob Frey failed to bring the city under control.

29 May 07:20 Scroll.in 8669301693100202757.html
Migrant worker’s body found after 4 days in Jhansi

Officials said that the body had decomposed in the four days that it was lying unattended inside the train toilet. Officials said that a post mortem will be conducted on the body on Friday.

29 May 07:55 The Indian Express 2885715104544498240.html
Rappler Talk: UP expert Guido David on why Metro Manila can’t let guard down under GCQ

What should Metro Manila residents keep in mind as they contemplate leaving their homes under the general community quarantine?

29 May 07:33 Rappler 1882105642372970402.html
Omotola Jalade reacts as her husband flies back Chinese nationals who arrived Nigeria weeks ago

Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde has shared photos of her husband, Captain Ekeinde flying out Chinese nationals who arrived Nigeria weeks ago. According to the beautiful actress, her husband was involved in flying back the Chinese

29 May 07:22 LailasNews.com 2090029849087223894.html
'When the looting starts, the shooting starts': Trump weighs in on Minneapolis protests

Protesters set a police precinct building on fire in Minneapolis as riots spread to neighbouring St Paul, amid anger over the death of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man in police custody.

29 May 07:31 WAtoday 6806590899365404869.html
Australia condemns Hong Kong security laws but says no China sanctions

Australia has joined the United States to condemn China's new national security laws for Hong Kong which they say will curtail civil liberties.

29 May 07:39 Australian Financial Review 3974284486775010854.html
Boy, 12, charged over death of girl in WA ute rollover

A 12-year-old boy has been charged over the death of a girl thrown from the tray of the ute he was driving in far north Western Australia.

29 May 07:13 Brisbane Times 2314609338859139703.html
Russia slams 'dangerous' US foreign policy moves

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

29 May 07:04 CNA 5644198863106772044.html
Is COVID-19 a stumbling block along 2021 electoral process?

Tanzania is also supposed to have its elections. General and local elections have already been postponed in more than 40 countries.

29 May 07:20 New Vision 9103146373371847304.html
At Bersatu HQ, Dr Mahathir challenges party to sack him in person (VIDEO)

KUALA LUMPUR, May 29 — Disputed Bersatu chairman Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad arrived at the party’s headquarters in Petaling Jaya this afternoon, daring the party’s officials to personally tell him that he has been expelled as a member. The former prime minister posted a Facebook video of him...

29 May 07:21 Malaymail 302165935615064233.html
Kashmir movement in ‘final phase’: scholar

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

29 May 07:27 The Express Tribune 1105816787186075188.html
Thailand to further ease restrictions, shorten curfew hours

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand will next week shorten curfew hours and ease restrictions on more businesses, the government said on Friday, in response to its low numbers of locally transmitted cases of the coronavirus.

29 May 07:00 Reuters 8334514181058876326.html
Sonu Sood Gets Lauded By Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh For Helping Migrant Workers: “It Fills Me With Immense Pride…”

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday praised Bollywood actor Sonu Sood, who was born and brought up in the state, for his charity amid the coronavirus pandemic."It fills me with immen

29 May 07:19 Koimoi 5184275670542169592.html
Man arrested after Nechells tower block blaze at Humber Tower

A 43-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of arson following an early hours blaze at Humber Tower in Nechells. Around 40 firefighters were called to the incident

29 May 07:49 birminghammail 8288260686783654495.html
Minneapolis police officer who knelt on George Floyd’s neck had 18 previous internal complaints against him

The Minneapolis police officer who was filmed kneeling on George Floyd’s neck for several minutes even as he said “I can’t breathe” has previously been the subject of multiple complaints filed to the Minneapolis Police Department’s Internal Affairs Division, it has emerged.Mr Chauvin, who has been fired

29 May 07:09 Yahoo 7097669637226887242.html
Teachers issue 'devastating' update on Long Eaton school after major fire

Fire crews worked through the evening to control the large blaze

29 May 07:36 NottinghamshireLive 5149776701870416657.html
Former South Korean 'comfort women' leader apologises for 'banking errors'

SEOUL (Reuters) - The former leader of an advocacy group for South Korean victims of Japanese wartime sexual violence on Friday denied allegations of misusing funds meant for the victims but apologised for “banking errors”.

29 May 07:16 Reuters 8334514180874417387.html
Kentucky protester loses job over effigy hanging; Lee Greenwood 'furious' song was used

A Kentucky protester who was recently seen participating in the hanging of an effigy of Gov. Andy Beshear has lost his job, according to reports.

29 May 07:28 Fox News 7362823819556604979.html
Bars shut as task force arrests impersonators of army officers

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Ministerial Task team on the Enforcement of COVID-19 restrictions has arrested eight persons ...

29 May 07:35 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445900670249293.html
13 cities including Hyderabad makes 70 per cent coronavirus cases in India

As many as 13 cities including Hyderabad has made 70 per cent of coronavirus cases in the country. Cities like Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata, Delhi, Thane, Pune, Ahmedabad, Indore, Jaipur, Jodhpur,...

29 May 07:13 The Hans India 817019414008897923.html
Restaurants at 50% Capacity, Opening of Gyms: Goa CM Seeks Relaxations For Lockdown 5.0

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

29 May 07:59 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | India.com 7150386083789351692.html
Executive order by Donald Trump 'a shot across the bow' for social media

A US executive order taking aim at firms such as Twitter has been described as a 'shot across the...

29 May 07:41 Newstalk 7635722259163875255.html
Telangana ready to face possible locust attack

About 15,000 litres of pesticides would be kept ready at the borders of Maharashtra and Chhattisgarh from where the locusts are likely to enter the State.

29 May 07:16 The New Indian Express 4718288653446564004.html
Kitakyushu declares it is in 2nd wave of coronavirus

The city of Kitakyushu in Japan's southwest said Friday it has been hit by a second wave of coronavirus infections following a recent surge in the number of new cases. "I recognize that we are in the middle of the second wave," Mayor Kenji Kitahashi told a meeting of the…

29 May 07:03 Japan Today 8582716286811343709.html
Ismail Sabri: Up to local authorities to shut public parks if CMCO violated

KUALA LUMPUR, May 29 — Local authorities can decide to close public parks under their purview if they find visitors flouting the conditional movement control order’s (CMCO) restriction against mass gatherings, said Senior Minister (Security Cluster) Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob. He said mass...

29 May 07:14 Malaymail 302165936504428570.html
Minneapolis police station torched amid George Floyd death protests

Three days of unrest were sparked by video footage of a black man dying after a white police officer knelt on his throat.

29 May 07:52 Shropshire Star 3480199992459967227.html
Blue Impulse jets fly over Tokyo to salute medical workers

The Japan Air Self Defense Force's aerobatic demonstration squadron, Blue Impulse, flew over central Tokyo on Friday in a salute to medical workers on the frontline against the coronavirus pandemic. As a team of six T-4 training jets streaked across a clear blue sky shortly after noon, doctors and nurses…

29 May 07:06 Japan Today 8582716286257845998.html
Coronavirus cases in Pakistan cross 64,000-mark, death toll soars to 1,317

Pakistan News: The Ministry of National Health Services reported that 25,309 cases were diagnosed in Sindh, 22,964 in Punjab, 8,842 in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, 3,928 in B

29 May 07:08 The Times of India 6060938663060652110.html
PM backs NSW going it alone on travel bubble with New Zealand

States whose borders are open could strike a travel deal with New Zealand ahead of other states whose borders are closed, Scott Morrison says.

29 May 07:18 Australian Financial Review 3974284487427979226.html
World's officially oldest man dies in UK aged 112

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29 May 07:00 Dunya News 5863268919014733126.html
Japan's Defence Chief Urges Probe Into Hacker Attack on Telecom Giant Amid Data Leak Fears

TOKYO (Sputnik) - Japan’s Defence Minister Taro Kono has called for thoroughly investigating a hacker attack on a national telecom giant after media reports that data...

29 May 07:16 Sputniknews 967333869506294532.html
Malaysia's Mahathir ousted from party amid power struggle

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

29 May 07:03 The Times of India 6060938663475207295.html
Russia reports record one-day rise in coronavirus deaths

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia on Friday reported 232 deaths from the new coronavirus in the last 24 hours, a record one-day amount that pushed the nationwide death toll to 4,374.

29 May 07:43 Reuters 8334514181453463832.html
People with serious ailments, pregnant women must avoid travelling on Shramik Special trains: Piyush Goyal

Recent cases of deaths on trains were due to pre-existing medical conditions, says the Railways Minister

29 May 07:56 The Hindu 6679535025550377093.html
Minneapolis police station set on fire amid protests over killing of George Floyd

A police station in Minneapolis was set on fire on Thursday evening as protests over the killing of George Floyd continued for a third day.

29 May 07:19 Buzz.ie 7092425148062974984.html
Indian Railways Provides Big Relief To Passengers: Starts Advance 120 Days Booking And Luggage, Parcel Service

In a major relief to passengers, the Indian Railways on Thursday (29 May) modified the rules for reservation in Special Rajdhani and Special mail and express type trains as it extended the advance reservation period from 30 days to 120 days.

29 May 07:52 Swarajya 4977622828780138759.html
Dissident Chinese artist warns of hidden cost of Beijing's Belt and Road deal

One of China’s most prolific and well-known political cartoonists warns the Victorian Premier over Beijing's signature policy.

29 May 07:39 WAtoday 6806590899286044157.html
'It's not as attractive as it was': New security law puts pressure on businesses in Hong Kong

Chinese leaders said the new law was needed to combat unspecified threats in the semi-autonomous region.

29 May 07:35 TheJournal.ie 6446904418580327021.html
Suspected drug driver spotted driving wrong way along M56 - arrested after police chase on M60

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

29 May 07:57 men 6694993428182567068.html
Taiwan president visits bookshop to show solidarity with Hong Kongers

TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen on Friday visited a bookshop that has become a symbol of resistance to perceived Chinese encroachments on Hong Kong’s liberties, vowing to give help to the city’s citizens fleeing to the democratic island.

29 May 07:32 Reuters 8334514180537228164.html
Notting Hill reeling after bodies identified as mother and son

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

29 May 07:15 The Age 7967730563053791668.html
Trump says 'when the looting starts, the shooting starts' with military threat

Metro.co.uk: News, Sport, Showbiz, Celebrities from Metro

29 May 07:16 Metro 970161747606082701.html
Schoolboy in heartfelt call for annual NHS day in online petition

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

29 May 07:34 birminghammail 8288260685402359097.html
US might throw out thousands of Chinese graduate students

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says Chinese students

29 May 07:57 Deccan Chronicle 7881006363221911573.html
Senator Ted Cruz Calls For Criminal Investigation of Twitter

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Axios: Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), in a letter Friday to the Justice and Treasury departments, is calling for a criminal investigation of Twitter over allegations the company is violating U.S. sanctions against Iran. Twitter is already under fire from President ...

29 May 07:20 politics.slashdot.org 8920919027849484541.html
Men Hired For Sexual Fantasy Arrested After Breaking Into Wrong House Armed With Machetes

In a sex fantasy gone wrong, two men were arrested after they broke into the wrong house The two men who had been hired for the sexual fantasy were armed

29 May 07:45 iHarare News 2755902708556069182.html
Covid-19: India Now Ninth-Worst Hit Country In World With 1,65,799 Cases

The number of COVID-19 cases in India has climbed to 1,65,799, making it the world's ninth worst-hit country by the coronavirus pandemic

29 May 07:25 Kashmir Observer 1268422869024260254.html
Donald Trump’s ‘When The Looting Starts, The Shooting Starts’ Is From Miami Police Chief Accused Of Racism

Donald Trump tweeted an apparent threat against Minneapolis protesters in the early morning hours on Friday, saying he would send in the National Guard to respond and vowing that, “When the ...

29 May 07:15 The Inquisitr 1745625231196297726.html
Legislative Changes To Support The Wellbeing Of Veterans And Their Families

Minister for Veterans Ron Mark has welcomed the First Reading of a Bill that will make legislative changes to further improve the veterans’ support system.

29 May 07:58 SCOOP 5315658998379876403.html
MBBS fee hike in Punjab: ‘It seems govt wants to make studying medicine unaffordable for the poor’

The critics also lashed out at the decision to increase the fee at a time when doctors are at the frontline fighting the Covid-19 pandemic, calling the move "shameful".

29 May 07:01 The Indian Express 2885715104836119357.html
Twitter says Trump Minneapolis post broke rules by glorifying violence

Twitter Inc., which this week earned U.S. President Donald Trump’s ire by posting fact-check notices next to some of his tweets, has put up a rule-violatio

29 May 07:58 The Japan Times 6673764368106435750.html
40 kilograms of explosives: Thwarting a nightmare at Pulwama

The car from which the Jammu and Kashmir police recovered explosives and thwarted a Pulwama type attack belonged to Hizbul Mujahideen operative Hidayatullah Malik.

29 May 07:25 Oneindia 2023829371253652221.html
Trump signs order targeting social media after tweets flagged

President Donald Trump signed an order Thursday seeking to strip social media giants like Twitter of legal immunity for content on their platforms in a move slammed by his critics as a legally dubious act of political revenge.

29 May 07:28 The Jakarta Post 7678601103609611121.html
Notting Hill reeling after bodies identified as mother and son

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

29 May 07:15 Brisbane Times 2314609340072864180.html
Donald Trump threatens to shoot looters at George Floyd protest in Minneapolis

US President Donald Trump, is being bashed on social media after he tweeted just after midnight on Friday a threat to shoot rioters in Minnesota. The protests come following the death of George Floyd, who died

29 May 07:57 LailasNews.com 2090029850304553926.html
J&K Congress leader Soz’s wife moves SC against his house arrest

In her plea filed though advocate Sunil Fernandes, Mumtazunnisa Soz said she “has reasonable grounds for believing” that her husband “has been placed under house arrest in an unlawful and manifestly illegal exercise of powers...and in total disregard of the procedure established by law”.

29 May 22:02 The Indian Express 2885715104523591032.html
Bengal to reopen places of worship from June 1, workforce in govt offices to increase

Mamata Banerjee blamed the Railways for undoing her government’s success in “controlling the spread of Covid-19 in the last two months” by sending trains packed with migrant labourers to the state without consulting her government.

29 May 22:46 The Indian Express 2885715103762786447.html
Human rights Commission asks governors to address the needs of almajiri kids

The National Human Rights Commission has asked northern governors to rehabilitate Almajiri children.

29 May 22:06 TheCable 7513571675159267007.html
Man struck and killed trying to rescue turtle on interstate

RACINE, Wis. — A tow truck driver attempting to rescue a turtle Friday on an interstate highway in southeastern Wisconsin was struck and killed by a semi-trailer driver who then fled the scene, authorities said.

29 May 22:21 680News 8014034334329629911.html
Newt Gingrich: Anger is justified over George Floyd’s killing – rioting is not and should have been prevented

The death Monday of George Floyd, a black man in police custody, is a complete outrage. The complete failure of Minneapolis officials to stop and prevent the ensuing rioting is a second outrage.

29 May 22:07 Fox News 7362823820523167645.html
Petty officer reprimanded, fined for faking medical documentation

A petty officer who tried to hide his depression and substance abuse by falsifying medical documents to explain absences from work has received a severe reprimand and a $3,000 fine. On Friday, . . .

29 May 22:20 Times Colonist 7617512061149690411.html
Luke Kelly statue vandalised for the fifth time in just over a year

The Luke Kelly statue on Dublin's Sheriff Street has been vandalised for the fifth time in just over a year.

29 May 22:50 independent 5894610845769867790.html
Arrest warrants issued for women who broke into house, 'tortured' actor Uzma Khan

Judicial magistrate issues warrants after police says the suspects in the case have "intentionally concealed" themselves.

29 May 22:15 DAWN.COM 4500271767924890338.html
Will Telangana Schools Re-Open To Combat With Covid Pandemic?

Questions around the reopening of schools in Telangana are causing concerns among both parents as teachers, even as the state government’s Education Department remains silent on the opening date for schools or how they will manage physical distancing in the classroom amidst the pandemic.

29 May 22:01 Hyderabad 2020700737679930364.html
Customs and Border Protection flew a Predator B drone over Minneapolis as protests rocked the city

The drone flight came amid intense protests in Minneapolis following the death of a black man after a police officer knelt on his neck.

29 May 22:29 Business Insider 6060062400733407967.html
Newly released transcripts show Michael Flynn asking the Russian ambassador not to 'box us in' before Trump's inauguration

"When we come in, we can then have a better conversation about where, where we're gonna go, uh, regarding uh, regarding our relationship," Flynn said.

29 May 22:35 Business Insider 6060062399327197088.html
REVEALED: Kogi’s index case is chief imam of Kabba

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

29 May 22:00 TheCable 7513571675881676509.html
Respect Collegium System But Cannot Act As Post Office: Law Minister

Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday asserted that he respects the Supreme Court collegium system but the ministry would not act as a post office and will exercise its role as a stakeholder.

29 May 22:42 NDTV.com 5090057680926824759.html
Police: 1 dead after shots fired at protesters in Detroit

One person was killed in downtown Detroit after someone in an SUV fired shots into a crowd of people protesting George Floyd’s death in Minneapolis custody, a Detroit police spokeswoman...

29 May 22:41 The Seattle Times 9121942837943054687.html
Videos: White House Under Lockdown Amid 'Justice for Floyd' Protests in Washington, DC

The White House was placed under lockdown on Friday evening as thousands of protesters in Washington, DC converged on the presidential mansion demanding justice for...

29 May 22:31 Sputniknews 967333868202066195.html
George Floyd protests: National Guard mobilized in Atlanta; fatal shooting in Detroit

Demonstrators marched, stopped traffic and in some cases lashed out violently at police as protests erupted Friday in dozens of U.S. cities.

29 May 22:17 WBTV 6439870257172301029.html
Los Angeles restaurants reopen as virus lockdown eases

Los Angeles restaurants and hair salons were granted permission to reopen immediately Friday, as restrictions were eased despite fears the city has become a coronavirus hotspot. Restaurants in Los Angeles county -- which has suffered more than half of California's virus deaths -- will be allowed

29 May 22:40 Yahoo 7097669638911882174.html
'Consumed by TDS': Cruz rips Bill Kristol for supporting Twitter following Trump executive order

Sen. Ted Cruz responded to criticism from Bill Kristol by saying the political commentator has become so “consumed” with “Trump derangement syndrome” that he has been rendered “unrecognizable.”

29 May 22:28 Washington Examiner 4625792333092313037.html
Summerlin Fourth of July parade to go virtual

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Summerlin Council, organizer of the annual Summerlin Patriotic Parade that typically draws more than 40,000 parade-goers and now in its 26th year, will tra...

29 May 22:14 Las Vegas Review-Journal 8640648836778659083.html
Ex-Indiana prisons worker charged with murder in stabbings

INDIANAPOLIS — A former Indiana Department of Correction worker is charged with murder and other offences in the stabbing earlier this month of three people, two of them fatally, according to documents released Friday during a hearing.

29 May 22:46 680News 8014034334861840656.html
Maharashtra CM’s not in favour of lifting lockdown; some easing likely

Chief minister Uddhav Thackeray on Friday indicated that Maharashtra, especially hotspots like Mumbai and Pune, would continue to remain under lockdow

29 May 22:57 The Times of India 6060938664765891296.html
Sweden excluded as neighbours Denmark and Norway ease travel restrictions

Norway and Denmark will resume free travel between the two countries, three Norwegian media outlets reported on Friday, creating a travel bubble ...

29 May 22:04 CNA 5644198863203571114.html
Railways defends itself, says Shramik Specials can be terminated or rerouted

Yadav also defended the Railways against the flak over lack of food and water on board the delayed trains.

29 May 22:04 The Asian Age 2126266545849740266.html
Donald Trump campaign resumes in-person fundraisers in June. What COVID-19?

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

29 May 22:56 Boing Boing 4601305170252282838.html
Big 12 presidents 'committed to fostering a culture of inclusivity' in wake of racial violence

The University of Oklahoma's Joseph Harroz and Big 12 school presidents issued a joint statement Friday afternoon saying the conference is "committed to fostering a culture of inclusivity" in the wake of recent racial violence and protests across the country.

29 May 22:05 THE OKLAHOMAN 7193318761987469020.html
Biden condemns Trump as officer in Floyd death charged with murder

On Monday, George Floyd, a black man, was killed in Minneapolis after a white police officer kneeled on his neck. On Friday, after days of sometimes violent protests, police officer Derek Chauvin was arrested and charged with murder.

29 May 22:40 BNN 3833521689222735478.html
Crowds protest Floyd killing and Trump outside White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hundreds of people gathered outside the White House late Friday to protest the police killing of a black man in Minneapolis — and President Donald Trump’s response....

29 May 22:45 The Seattle Times 9121942837806451673.html
Delhi Confidential: Probing Questions

Birla also took suggestions from experienced officials on ways to improve the functioning of departments, and has given some fresh instructions.

29 May 22:23 The Indian Express 2885715104392338352.html
Pakistani troops shoot down another Indian spy quadcopter

The spy quadcopter was shot down by Pakistani troops in Nekrun sector

29 May 22:21 Dunya News 5863268919098579612.html
North Korea says it supports China's measures on Hong Kong

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea on Saturday expressed its support for China’s decision to impose new national security laws in Hong Kong, calling it a “legitimate step” to safeguard the state security.

29 May 22:24 Reuters 8334514181152893322.html
Eighteen additional High Court judges get permanent appointments

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

29 May 22:53 Bdnews24 8119004128796954957.html
Southampton restricts beach access after 'hellish' Memorial Day weekend

The Town of Southampton is temporarily closing all its beaches to non-residents after rowdy crowds gathered at some town beaches Memorial Day weekend.

29 May 22:53 ABC7 New York 7327811149384616060.html
Police take no action over Covid-19 death of railway worker Belly Mujinga

Her husband said he was sad to hear there would be no prosecution.

29 May 22:58 Metro 970161747539165696.html
Twitter has more tools to use against Donald Trump, if it chooses

Twitter's moves to label or hide comments from President Donald Trump have escalated a feud between the social network and the White House, but there could be more to come. The messaging platform has

29 May 22:40 Deccan Herald 2027555797405772221.html
Minnesota Riots Hurt Klobuchar’s VP Nomination Prospects, According to Biden Ally

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

29 May 22:06 Yahoo 7097669637782987246.html
Quebec schools see spike in COVID-19 cases as Ontario eyes regional reopenings

A cluster of COVID-19 cases in Quebec's elementary schools is shining a light on the cost of reopening Canada's hardest hit provinces, as Ontario announced

29 May 22:05 iNFOnews.ca 6669504244702993293.html
Jailed poet Varavara Rao, 81, admitted to hospital

Hospital authorities said he is currently stable. "His swab was collected for Covid-19 test on Thursday and the report is likely to come on Saturday," said an official.

29 May 22:04 The Indian Express 2885715105257264398.html
Record jump in Covid-19 patients in Uttarakhand

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

29 May 22:30 The Statesman 1191309782627294091.html
Twitter Takes No Action Against Viral Tweet Stating 'Violence IS the Answer'

Twitter censored tweets from President Donald Trump and the White House, falsely alleging that they "glorified violence." But it has also allowed a tweet from a user claiming "violence IS the answer" to go viral, accumulating over 60,000 retweets over the course of nearly three days.

29 May 22:59 Breitbart 3148363490839344000.html
Obasanjo, Jonathan 13 other ex-African leaders back Akinwumi, called for caution

A coalition of 14 former African presidents and a prime minister have urged the US government to respect the governing systems of the African Development Bank.

29 May 22:48 Legit 3764253649686810264.html
Flynn Asked Russian for Alliance Against ‘Radical Islamists’ on Infamous Phone Call

When Donald Trump’s national security adviser-designate made his fateful phone calls with the Russian ambassador, the conversations that set in motion his downfall had a goal behind them. Drawing closer to the rival power that interfered in the 2016 election didn’t occur for its own sake, transcripts

29 May 22:14 Yahoo 7097669638924651500.html
Another $650M in COVID-19 aid bound for Indigenous communities, Miller says

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

29 May 22:46 iNFOnews.ca 6669504244472244404.html
Report: Karl Rove Spotted at Trump White House, Again

Karl Rove has again been spotted at the White House after reports circulated that he is advising Trump's 2020 reelection campaign. 

29 May 22:54 Breitbart 3148363492743503203.html
Minneapolis cop who knelt on man's neck charged with murder

MINNEAPOLIS — The white Minneapolis police officer who knelt on George Floyd’s neck was arrested and charged with murder Friday, and authorities imposed an overnight curfew to try to stem three nights of often-violent protests that left dozens of sto

29 May 22:27 KitchenerToday.com 52741009374912440.html
Biden: 'More violence' in Minneapolis won't heal grief over George Floyd's death

Joe Biden chided demonstrators in Minneapolis protesting the death of George Floyd while in police custody, reminding them that violent rioting won't help the tenuous situation.

29 May 22:19 Washington Examiner 4625792333278906083.html
Spain government okays basic income scheme to tackle poverty

Spain's leftwing government approved a minimum basic income scheme on Friday to tackle a spike in poverty stemming from the virus crisis that has ...

29 May 22:07 CNA 5644198863603958855.html
Cuomo: Businesses can deny entry to consumers with no masks

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Thursday he would sign an executive order that gives private businesses the right to deny entrance to anyone who does not wear a facemask.

29 May 22:30 Washington Examiner 4625792332946538193.html
Twitter flags Trump, White House for 'glorifying violence'

"We've taken action in the interest of preventing others from being inspired to commit violent acts," a spokesman for the social media company said.

29 May 22:19 Australian Financial Review 3974284486492956558.html
Who'll tame the Chinese dragon? After its ruthless clampdown on Hong Kong, CLIVE HAMILTON reveals Beijing wants a life-and-death battle with the West

By a majority of 2,878 to one (with six abstentions), The National People's Congress this week rubber-stamped a proposal that will change life for the citizens of Hong Kong for ever.

29 May 22:07 Mail Online 124328112349628768.html
Over Veterans’ Protests, Trump Vetoes Measure to Block Student Loan Rules

President Trump sided with Education Secretary Betsy DeVos over veterans’ groups, vetoing a measure that would have blocked new regulations that tighten access to student loan forgiveness.

29 May 22:57 NY Times 1961078288707469892.html
Why is Customs and Border Protection flying a Predator drone over Minneapolis?

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

29 May 22:20 Boing Boing 4601305170446387260.html
No threat to urban areas from locusts: FAO expert

India News: Extent of locust invasion in India may spread further and swarms may reach as far as Bihar and Odisha in June-July before they eventually return to R

29 May 22:19 The Times of India 6060938664407394864.html
Donald Trump: George Floyd's Death a 'Terrible Insult to Police'

President Donald Trump said Friday at the Whtie House that the death of George Floyd was a "terrible insult" to police officers in America.

29 May 22:38 Breitbart 3148363492473796646.html
What is Section 230 and what does Trump’s order mean?

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

29 May 22:20 New York Post 7654946767582095163.html
Amy Klobuchar on claims she didn’t charge Derek Chauvin in 2006 shooting: ‘It’s a lie’

“This idea that I somehow declined a case…against this officer is absolutely false. It is a lie,” said Klobuchar, who served as Hennepin County attorney from 1998 to 2006.

29 May 22:05 New York Post 7654946768135524488.html
Ladakh LG meets Home Minister Amit Shah

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

29 May 22:27 Rising Kashmir 9025326238222994394.html
Likelike Highway scheduled to close overnight twice in June for tunnel maintenance | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

A portion of Likelike Highway is scheduled for overnight closures twice in June for routine maintenance in the Wilson Tunnel, according to state officials.

29 May 22:40 Star-Advertiser 3439335389255154058.html
'New milestone': Taiwan's top court decriminalises adultery in landmark judgement

It's aimed at upholding personal rights and privacy.

29 May 22:24 Newshub 2131266985896610840.html
Videos of U.S. police killings spur protest - and sometimes charges

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The decision of Minneapolis prosecutors to criminally charge a police officer four days after the death of George Floyd shows how efforts to hold officers accountable often hinge on the level of public protest and whether the incident was caught on video.

29 May 22:00 Reuters 8334514180707794152.html
Trump ex-adviser Flynn asked Russia to avoid 'tit-for-tat,' new transcript shows

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump’s former adviser Michael Flynn asked Russia’s ambassador to help avoid an escalation in diplomatic sanctions during a call between Trump’s election and inauguration, a transcript released on Friday showed.

29 May 22:31 Reuters 8334514180770854682.html
Supreme Court rules vague tip is not enough keep police call to suspected drug dealer from being entrapment

Narrow majority of Justices finds ‘random virtue testing’ is too low a bar to protect public

29 May 22:38 The Globe and Mail 68426411344449312.html
Donald Trump claims shoot looters tweet was public safety message - not a threat

Trump claimed he had no idea 'when the looting starts, the shooting starts' was first used by an anti-civil rights cop

29 May 22:52 Metro 970161748453327810.html
Trump WHO funding cut prompts criticism as virus spreads

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's announcement he was cutting U.S. funding for the World Health Organization prompted criticism Saturday, as spiking infection rates in India and elsewhere served as...

29 May 22:18 The Seattle Times 9121942836756763821.html
Minnesota AG says don't treat National Guard 'the way you might react to' police

Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison cautioned residents on Friday not to treat the National Guard the way they might treat the Minneapolis police department, with whom they "associate unfair conduct."

29 May 22:17 Fox News 7362823820451653817.html
'Ignore the president's unlawful order': Democrats and military veterans are up in arms after Trump suggests National Guard troops may shoot looters

"He's literally suggesting shooting those protesting the senseless death of a black man," Sen. Tammy Duckworth, a former US Army pilot, said.

29 May 22:24 Business Insider 6060062399487287304.html
Minneapolis mayor issues curfew amid destructive uprisings

The mayor of Minneapolis imposed a citywide 8 p.m. curfew starting Friday night following three nights of destructive protests in the city over the death of George Floyd. The curfew will bar people

29 May 22:15 New York Post 7654946769232751179.html
Wanted Kitchener man arrested in Atwood

He was wanted for failing to comply with his release order

29 May 22:30 KitchenerToday.com 52741010430747066.html
NPA appoints ex-Scorpion Sipho Ngwema as its new spokesperson

The National Prosecuting Authority has appointed former Scorpions point man Sipho Ngwema as its new spokesperson.

29 May 22:28 News24 3752801377986467350.html
JK reports 128 new positive cases, 875 recovered so far

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

29 May 22:09 Rising Kashmir 9025326238417246102.html
Will make data on train deaths public: Railways

At least nine passengers on board Shramik Specials to Uttar Pradesh and Bihar have died so far. The Railways has said that many of them had pre-existing illnesses and were returning after surgery/treatment.

29 May 22:38 The Indian Express 2885715105169295900.html
Senate GOP chairman criticizes Trump withdrawal from WHO

Senate Health Committee Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) said Friday that he disagrees with President Trump’s decision to end U.S.

29 May 22:24 TheHill 355432919377043568.html
Former PQ leader Boisclair reports to police after sex assault warrant issued

MONTREAL - Former Parti Quebecois leader Andre Boisclair turned himself in at an east-end Montreal police station Friday after a warrant was issued for his

29 May 22:19 iNFOnews.ca 6669504244377446941.html
US reaffirms commitment to India's leadership in Indo-Pacific region

The United States on Friday reaffirmed its “firm commitment” to India’s leadership in Indo-Pacific – a region where it is trying to build a coalition of democratic nations to contain the hegemonic

29 May 22:40 Deccan Herald 2027555797291479813.html
Australian zookeeper airlifted after attack by two lions

May 29 (UPI) -- A zookeeper in Australia sustained "critical" injuries Friday when two lions attacked her while she was cleaning their enclosure, local police said.

29 May 22:38 UPI 8257973865549142662.html
George Floyd family enlists Dr. Michael Baden to perform second autopsy

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

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

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

29 May 22:50 News24 3752801378185183995.html
What do the Flynn-Kislyak transcripts say?

Transcripts of phone conversations between then-incoming White House national security adviser Michael Flynn and then-Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak in December 2016 were released Friday.

29 May 22:04 Fox News 7362823821572748363.html
Analysis: Trump fuels new tensions in moment of crisis

WASHINGTON (AP) — Over 48 hours in America, the official death toll from the coronavirus pandemic topped 100,000, the number of people who filed for unemployment during the crisis soared...

29 May 22:59 The Seattle Times 9121942838340617218.html
WCDSB decides not to fly any flag for Pride Month

This is after WCDSB's decision to create their own rendition of the pride flag started a debate amongst community members

29 May 22:37 KitchenerToday.com 52741009746842403.html
Minneapolis Police Officer Charged With Murder And Manslaughter Over George Floyd’s Death

There may be further charges laid over the incident.

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

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

29 May 22:16 News24 3752801377039319095.html
Donald Trump says spoke to family of man who died in Minneapolis arrest

US News: WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump said Friday he had expressed condolences to the family of George Floyd, the African American man who died while .

29 May 22:13 The Times of India 6060938662876255366.html
University of Queensland activist suspended for two years

Drew Pavlou, a student activist highly critical of the University of Queensland's ties to Beijing, has been handed a two-year suspension from the institution.

29 May 22:44 WAtoday 6806590898764504763.html
Missouri's only abortion clinic wins licensing battle against state health department

(Reuters) - Missouri’s only abortion clinic on Friday won its legal fight to stay open, as an independent arbiter found the state’s health department was unjustified in denying the clinic’s application to renew its license.

29 May 22:57 Reuters 8334514180668930886.html
Nova Scotia police received warnings in 2011 about man who would become mass killer

HALIFAX - A newly released document reveals that in May 2011, police were told the Nova Scotia man who would later kill 22 people in a shooting rampage want

29 May 22:30 iNFOnews.ca 6669504245670362174.html
Jamie Foxx arrives in Minneapolis to support George Floyd protesters as he asks white people to 'put yourself in our position'

Actor Jamie Foxx, 52, joined protesters in Minneapolis angry over the police-involved death of 46-year-old George Floyd. 'We are not afraid of the moment,' Foxx said on Friday.

29 May 22:52 Mail Online 124328111133239834.html
Two Kashmir youths booked over FB post in Aligarh

Police said the two are students of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU). University authorities said that while the two were AMU students last year, it needs to be checked whether they enrolled in the current session.

29 May 22:50 The Indian Express 2885715104306475221.html
7-year-old boy dead after Wednesday night shooting in North Amarillo

A 7-year-old boy has died after he was shot Wednesday night and found laying in the road in North Amarillo.

29 May 22:27 NewsChannel 10 1537185526036513313.html
In broadside against China, Trump moves toward ending Hong Kong privileges

WASHINGTON/HONG KONG — President Donald Trump on Friday ordered his administration to begin the process of eliminating special U.

29 May 22:59 Financial Post 2379081492331549193.html
Parktown Boys' principal back at school after lockdown postpones disciplinary hearing

The principal of Parktown Boys' High has been back at work since Monday after the lockdown led to the postponement of his disciplinary hearing.

29 May 22:15 News24 3752801377446131293.html
Greece Will Open to International Tourists but Ban Travellers From Covid-19 Hotspots

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

29 May 22:00 Gizmodo UK 8363059002412008330.html
Karnataka HC questions policy to choose migrants for trains

Hearing a PIL on the plight of migrant workers in the state on Thursday, a division bench of the Karnataka High Court, comprising Chief Justice Abhay Sreenivas Oka and Justice B V Nagaratha, remarked that there was no clear and transparent “policy” by which passengers were being picked.

29 May 22:24 The Indian Express 2885715104973911696.html
Maharashtra CM's not in favour of lifting lockdown; some easing likely

Chief minister Uddhav Thackeray on Friday indicated that Maharashtra, especially hotspots like Mumbai and Pune, would continue to remain under lockdow

29 May 22:57 The Times of India 6060938662788118438.html
Chouhan govt set to reintroduce direct mayoral polls in MP

The Kamal Nath-led Congress government had earlier promulgated an ordinance to restore a system of indirect elections that entailed councillors electing a mayor in municipal corporations and chairpersons in nagarpalikas and nagarpanchayats.

29 May 22:33 The Indian Express 2885715104427586172.html
Case Against Activist Under Anti-Terror Law 3 Months After Delhi Clashes

The Delhi Police's Special Cell on Friday arrested "Pinjra Tod" activist Natasha Narwal and charged her under the stringent Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act for alleged conspiracy in the northeast Delhi riots in February, police said.

29 May 22:59 NDTV.com 5090057681296614711.html
Chicago mayor tells Trump 'F-U' after tweet about Minneapolis looting

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot blasted President Trump and invoked an expletive Friday in response to his tweet after three days of protests in Minneapolis, Minn., when he called the protesters "THUGS" and tweeted that "when the looting starts, the shooting starts."

29 May 22:19 Fox News 7362823820781732321.html
Forty Years Ago, May 30, 1980: Assam Ultimatum

With this ultimatum to AASU leaders, the chances of the resumption of a dialogue between the government and leaders of the current movement on the issue of foreign nationals further receded today.

29 May 22:36 The Indian Express 2885715104122542387.html
Bodies found in Iowa believed to be missing persons in Chino Valley

Two people reported missing from Chino Valley have been found dead.

29 May 22:41 ABC15 Arizona 911680911664217900.html
Only 4 Shramik trains have taken over 72 hours to reach destination:Railways

The clarifications came amid criticism over delays that the migrant trains were getting 'lost' before reaching their destinations.Till May 28, VK Yadav said, 3,840 Shramik Specials operated ferrying a total of 52 lakh passengers.

29 May 12:33 Livemint 6614605818834533132.html
SC to hear on June 2 plea seeking replacement of word India with ‘Bharat’

The plea has sought a direction to the government to take appropriate steps to bring amendment in Article 1 of the Constitution, which deals with name and territory of the Union, to the effect that "the same refers to the country as Bharat/Hindustan, to the exclusion of India".

29 May 12:11 The Indian Express 2885715105423332723.html
City of Moscow revises up its coronavirus death toll for April after criticism

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The city of Moscow has issued a revised version of its coronavirus death toll for April after criticism of its initial figures, more than doubling the original tally by using what it said was an alternative counting method.

29 May 12:34 Reuters 8334514180089795170.html
Maharashtra: Sadhus Attacked, Temple Looted In Palghar District; One Accused Held

In yet another shocking incident of attack on Hindu saints and seers, three unidentified assailants barged into a temple and attacked two priests, reports PTI.

29 May 12:24 Swarajya 4977622830230051013.html
Iran reports most new cases in nearly 2 months

The health ministry confirms 2,819 new coronavirus cases across the country in the past 24 hours, bringing the overall total to 146,668

29 May 12:55 Rappler 1882105643758021714.html
George Floyd: African Union condemns US police killing of black man

The head of the African Union Commission on Friday condemned the killing by police of an unarmed black man in the US state of Minnesota which has sparked protests across the country. Moussa Faki...

29 May 12:40 Punch Newspapers 3524240994830779490.html
Michel Barnier: UK needs to get real if it wants a Brexit deal

An agreement by the end of the year will be ‘very difficult, but it is possible,’ EU negotiator says.

29 May 12:40 POLITICO 2584151345867835140.html
Food, shelter and free journey: Five big takeaways from Supreme Court order on migrants

Lakhs of migrant workers were stranded across the country without food, shelter and transportation after the nationwide lockdown was announced by the Central government from March 25 at just four-hour notice to limit the spread of coronavirus.

29 May 12:35 The Financial Express 1288289579492032010.html
SSS illegally detains victim for 14 months without trial, allegedly defies AGF’s order

FOR 13 months, the State Securitt Service illegally detained citizen Austin Ighodaro, without recourse for the due judicial process.

29 May 12:21 The ICIR 2244788521358405701.html
Pompeo says Trump to act on Chinese students

The United States will take action to prevent alleged espionage by Chinese students, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Thursday, ahead of an expected announcement by President Donald Trump.

29 May 12:00 manilastandard.net 4715274785790548092.html
Why ‘Critical Covid Patient’ Unattended By Govt Doctors For Hours At Gandhi Hospital In Hyderabad?

The official apathy towards Covid-19 patients makes the life hell before they get admitted in the hospital the Ordeal began when the Covid positive patient had to first struggle to get an ambulance from a private hospital, and then he was made to wait in the covid designated government hospital.

29 May 12:27 Hyderabad 2020700737025125927.html
Protest in Hong Kong over China move to pass security law

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

29 May 12:07 Hindustan Times 696565559036950194.html
Death toll Rises again in America, nearly 1300 Died in 24 hours -

The number of deaths due to corona virus in America is increasing continuously. In the last 24 hours, a rapid

29 May 12:35 News Hunt Media 8859517518570020748.html
Trump Considers Mass Expulsion of Chinese Grad Students

The Trump administration may soon expel thousands of Chinese graduate students enrolled at U.S. universities and impose other sanctions against Chinese officials in the latest signs of tensions between Washington and Beijing over trade, the coronavirus pandemic, human rights and the status of Hong Kong.

29 May 12:35 Courthouse News Service 1799505150538336604.html
Dlamini Zuma’s tobacco ban and the political divisions it is causing

Ballooning arrests as tobacco ban drives the illicit economy; BATSA heads to court alongside tobacco independents.

29 May 12:34 Daily Maverick 2373996788231931894.html
NCA launches UK ad campaign to divert kids searching for cybercrime tools | ZDNet

DDoS-for-hire and Trojan-related searches are on the agency’s radar.

29 May 12:16 ZDNet 591556592597251732.html
A court must first rule on whether DA virtual congress is lawful - John Moodey

DA leadership hopeful John Moodey has written to the party's public representatives, objecting to the proposed plans for a virtual leadership conference in October, and challenging its constitutional validity.

29 May 12:58 News24 3752801377182431955.html
US approves sale of 84 Patriot missiles to Kuwait

The United States said Thursday it has approved the sale of 84 of the most recent generation of Patriot missiles to Kuwait, plus equipment to modernize the country's antimissile program, for a total of $1.425 billion.

29 May 12:30 manilastandard.net 4715274784878894863.html
Minimum Wage Requirement Indicates Hamilton City Council Is Out Of Touch

Responding to Hamilton City Council's move to a minimum wage of $20 per hour for employees of its contractors, the New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union is labelling the decision tone-deaf.

29 May 12:03 SCOOP 5315658998603424858.html
Sturgeon urges Scots to enjoy relaxation of lockdown restrictions responsibly

The First Minister spoke at the Scottish Government’s coronavirus briefing as changes came into effect allowing people to meet friends and family.

29 May 12:26 Shropshire Star 3480199992312415093.html
"Chhattisgarh Lost Its Patriarch": Politicians Condole Ajit Jogi's Death

Ajit Jogi, the first chief minister of Chhattisgarh, died today at the age of 74 after being in the hospital for nearly three weeks. Over the past week, Mr Jogi had suffered two cardiac arrests.

29 May 12:43 NDTV.com 5090057681604012570.html
Garba Shehu says President Buhari can never be associated with fake promises

An aide to the Nigerian president, Garba Shehu, has said neither the APC nor Buhari can be associated with fake promises. Shehu said lasting change takes time.

29 May 12:16 Legit 3764253650944692595.html
Foreign powers in Libya risk ever bloodier stalemate

TUNIS/ANKARA/CAIRO (Reuters) - As Turkish drones helped drive eastern Libyan forces back from Tripoli this month, Russia was said to be reinforcing them with warplanes, raising the stakes in a stalemated civil war that has partitioned the country.

29 May 12:56 Reuters 8334514180677002876.html
CS Kagwe: First Born Son's Plum Job at the African Union

CS Mutahi Kagwe's eldest son has followed in the father's footsteps as his brilliant career portray a man who has...

29 May 12:59 Kenyans.co.ke 8634838153674135561.html
Coronavirus cases in Pakistan cross 64,000-mark, death toll soars to 1,317

Meanwhile, a senior journalist died on Thursday due to the coronavirus in Peshawar, making him the first media casualty of the virus in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province.

29 May 12:10 The Financial Express 1288289579913393318.html
Black CNN reporter, crew released after live arrest covering Minneapolis riots

Police arrested a black CNN correspondent and his crew broadcasting live from the US city of Minneapolis early Friday while covering unrest sparked by the death of a black man at the hands of law enf…

29 May 12:52 France 24 5635134570496772754.html
After Sonu Sood, Amitabh Bachchan Arranges 10 Buses For UP Migrant Workers

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan came forward to help the stranded migrant workers reach their hometown in Uttar Pradesh.

29 May 12:53 Abplive 5873643725087253036.html
US Turns Away Two Ships Carrying Iranian Fuel From Venezuela Under Sanctions Threat

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

29 May 12:49 Sputniknews 967333869439213099.html
Protest in Hong Kong over China's move to pass security law

Dozens of people protested in a mall in Hong Kong on Friday following a vote by China's ceremonial parliament to approve legislation that could severely restrict opposition political activity and civil society in the Asian financial centre.

29 May 12:27 CTVNews 2422791597562749786.html
Girl, 2, is fighting for her life after plunging 40ft from bedroom window

The toddler, named locally as 'happy and sweet' Lara Coleman, had to be airlifted to hospital following the 'complete accident' on Bedford Street, Portsmouth, Hants, around 6pm last night.

29 May 12:21 Mail Online 124328111883162780.html
Amid the coronavirus, human rights defenders need more protection

On May 1, I took up the mandate of the United Nations special rapporteur on human rights defenders (HRDs). As part of my new role, I have been talking online to HRDs on a daily basis.

29 May 12:48 Aljazeera 6642629762812560987.html
Somalia commission to probe killing of seven health workers

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

29 May 12:35 Reuters 8334514180073865914.html
The move used to restrain George Floyd is discouraged by most police. Here's why.

George Floyd's death has raised new questions about a potentially dangerous method of restraint: the knee-to-neck manoeuvre.

29 May 12:08 CTVNews 2422791598198069801.html
Twitter hides Trump tweet for 'glorifying violence'

Twitter hid a tweet by US President Donald Trump behind a warning for the first time on Friday, accusing him of breaking its rules by "glorifying violence" in a message that said looters at protests in Minneapolis would be shot.

29 May 12:16 Bdnews24 8119004128984322789.html
Protesters set Minneapolis police station on fire

“When the looting starts, the shooting starts,” responds Trump

29 May 12:56 The Asian Age 2126266544249902853.html
Ahmaud Arbery’s killing puts a spotlight on the blurred blue line of citizen’s arrest laws

Laws enabling citizens to apprehend suspects, which date back to medieval England, were historically used in the US to suppress slave revolts.

29 May 12:27 The Conversation 6012421226957692294.html
City of Moscow revises up its coronavirus death toll for April after criticism

The city of Moscow has issued a revised version of its coronavirus death toll for April after criticism of its initial figures, more than doubling the original tally by using what it said was an alternative counting method. The city initially reported 636 coronavirus-related deaths for April, a figure

29 May 12:34 Yahoo 7097669637713961744.html
Minneapolis Police Station Torched As Protests Rage Overnight

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Cheering protesters torched a Minneapolis police station that the department abandoned as three days of violent protests...

29 May 12:58 Talking Points Memo 4598529366135365694.html
The UK wants to join with Trump to form a new global alliance to end China's grip on 5G

Boris Johnson wants to form a technology alliance with the US and other countries amid global anger towards China.

29 May 12:16 Business Insider 6060062399766764920.html
Gov't intervention after Fairmont Norfolk fired all employees

Prestigious hotel closed indefinitely

29 May 12:42 Pulse Live 3606876835021315416.html
INVESTIGATION: SSS illegally detains victim for 14 months without trial, allegedly defies AGF’s order

FOR 13 months, the State Securitt Service illegally detained citizen Austin Ighodaro, without recourse for the due judicial process.

29 May 12:21 The ICIR 2244788520835830414.html
2 floors of Parliament Annexe building sealed after official tests positive for COVID-19

The sources suggested that there have been a few symptomatic cases of coronavirus among employees working in different secretariats and branches at Parliament and its adjoining buildings.

29 May 12:28 The Financial Express 1288289579926114619.html
Reading fest to be held online from June 19

The 25th edition of the P.N. Panicker Memorial National Reading Day – Reading Month Celebration will be observed across the country in the online mode this year on account of COVID-19. In an official

29 May 12:01 The Hindu 6679535024605505553.html
'Only 4 trains out of 3,840 Shramik trains have taken over 72 hours to reach': Railways

Amid a report of Shramik Special train bound to Bihar's Madhubani from Mumbai reaching Odisha’s Rourkela without intimating the passengers about the change in the route, the Railways on Friday clarified that only four out of 3,840 trains have taken over 72 hours to reach their destination.

29 May 12:03 Free Press Journal 9080771788108834980.html
Dominic Cummings cut-out spotted among cardboard fans at NRL showdown

Dominic Cummings is coming under huge pressure to resign after he ignored lockdown rules but a cardboard cut-out of him has been seen at an NRL game in Australia

29 May 12:06 mirror 675785260670377637.html
Man dies at Lullingstone Castle after reports of rocks being thrown

Kent police say victim in his 60s, named locally as Charles Hilder, may have been in altercation ‘with two boys or teenagers’

29 May 12:56 the Guardian 1491978794838565015.html
Donald Trump calls Minneapolis protesters 'thugs,' vows action

Trump tweeted after protesters torched a Minneapolis police station, capping three days of violent protests US over the death of George Floyd, who pleaded for air as a white police officer knelt on his neck. He said he spoke to the state's Democratic governor, Tim Walz, and “told him that the Military is with him all t

29 May 12:55 Oneindia 2023829372159426470.html
Phillip Schofield's 'controversial' Donald Trump comment sparks Ofcom complaints

Phillip Schofield has defended his comment about US President Donald Trump but viewers have complained to Ofcom

29 May 12:51 ChronicleLive 1984146901093963760.html
Mahathir Mohamad ousted from party amid power struggle

Malaysia's former Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has been ousted from his ethnic Malay political party in the latest twist of a power struggle with his successor, but he has vowed to challenge the

29 May 12:20 Deccan Herald 2027555796916254359.html
Pilot breaches lockdown and flies to Anglesey RAF base 'to go to beach'

The RAF confirmed the civilian pilot landed at RAF Valley on a closed airfield without permission.

29 May 12:58 Shropshire Star 3480199992311361663.html
Nagaland Board To Announce Results For Class 10 and 12 On May 30

Nagaland Board of School Education (NBSE) announced that the results HSLC (class 10) and HSSLC (class 12) exam 2020 will be released on Saturday, 30 May.

29 May 12:41 Abplive 5873643725132039733.html
Most court cases will resume with caution after circuit breaker, but remote hearings remain: Chief Justice

SINGAPORE: Most court cases will resume on Jun 8, after about two months of suspended activity with only urgent and essential cases being heard. ...

29 May 12:06 CNA 5644198863767138331.html
Minnesota governor 'deeply apologizes' to CNN president after network crew arrested

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

29 May 12:00 TheHill 355432918264471223.html
CNN reporter arrested live on air by Minnesota police, released an hour later

During the arrest the anchor can be heard saying, "If you're just tuning in, you are watching our correspondent being arrested".

29 May 12:13 The Age 7967730561656299674.html
After Arranging Buses For Thousands Of Migrants, Sonu Sood Helps Airlift 170 Girls Stuck In Kerala

After sending numerous migrant workers to their hometowns across the nation, actor Sonu Sood has now airlifted over 170 girls stuck in Kerala amid the coronavirus lockdown.Rajya Sabha MP Amar Patn

29 May 12:41 Koimoi 5184275669666861299.html
YOBE: Buni approves N200m monthly to pay retirees benefits

Yobe Governor Mai Mala Buni, said the sum of N200 million has been earmarked every month for payment of entitlements to retirees of the.

29 May 12:54 Vanguard News 4125100339364027235.html
Centre likely to retain limited role and allow states have more say after Lockdown 4.0

The central government may, however, advise state authorities to continue with strict curbs in COVID-19 containment zones in the worst-affected 30 municipal areas that account for 80 per cent of the positive cases in the country. These 30 municipal areas are from Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat, Delhi, Madhya Pradesh,

29 May 12:30 Oneindia 2023829372174488664.html
Senior citizen charged with repeatedly breaking COVID-19 rules during circuit breaker

SINGAPORE: A 63-year-old man is accused of breaking COVID-19 regulations by repeatedly leaving his Whampoa flat without reasonable excuse, not ...

29 May 12:41 CNA 5644198864117731392.html
Ethiopian security forces accused of grave human rights abuses

A rights group has accused Ethiopian security forces of continuing to commit grave human rights violations, including extrajudicial executions and torture, since Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed took office in 2018.

29 May 12:04 Aljazeera 6642629763750131588.html
Bulgaria to lift travel ban on Australian convicted of murder

SOFIA (Reuters) - Bulgaria will move to lift a ban that prevents an Australian man convicted of murder in 2009 and released on parole from leaving the country, the Interior Ministry said on Friday.

29 May 12:17 Reuters 8334514180462688231.html
Interstate Lockdown: Driver abandons vehicle, 21 passengers as FCTA arrests 74, impounds 3 buses

ABUJA: The Federal Capital Territory FCT Ministerial Task-team on the Enforcement of COVID-19 Restrictions has arrested 74 persons travel

29 May 12:27 Vanguard News 4125100340048948278.html
Tambuwal to meet Buhari over Sokoto attacks

Adeniyi Olugbemi, Sokoto A meeting has been scheduled between the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), and Sokoto State Governor, Aminu  Tambuwal, over recent killings in the state...

29 May 12:46 Punch Newspapers 3524240995276356720.html
WATCH | Twitter conceals Trump tweet, ramping up dispute

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

29 May 12:33 News24 3752801377177580219.html
Enjoy Your Long Weekend But Stick To The Rules

As we head into Queen’s Birthday weekend and the limit on the number of people who can gather increases Police are encouraging everyone to enjoy the break but remember there are still restrictions in place at Alert Level 2.

29 May 12:33 SCOOP 5315659000112206037.html
Richard Sambrook to review BBC's social media use

The former director of global news at the BBC will examine online posts from programmes and staff.

29 May 12:02 BBC News 3883826127271055835.html
Salon Chain Closes Outlets After Virus-Related Threats

The Great Clips hair salon chain has temporarily closed its outlets in Springfield, Missouri, after receiving threatening messages due to news that two of its hairstylists who tested positive for the coronavirus might have exposed 140 clients to the illness.

29 May 12:37 Courthouse News Service 1799505148635866240.html
Ayodhya: The Need To Preserve History While We Build The Temple

It is important that before the construction of the Ram temple, a thorough excavation takes place at the site. 

29 May 12:44 Swarajya 4977622829410370317.html
Minneapolis police station torched amid George Floyd protest

MINNEAPOLIS — Cheering protesters torched a Minneapolis police station that the department abandoned as three days of violent protests spread to nearby St. Paul and angry demonstrations flared across the U.

29 May 12:28 KitchenerToday.com 52741010600923604.html
Laolu Akande harps on importance of feedback to Buhari administration

Mr Laolu Akande, the spokesperson of Nigeria's Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, has revealed that President Muhammadu Buhari

29 May 12:31 Vanguard News 4125100339848814410.html
Tanzanian court finds opposition leader guilty of sedition, sets him free

DAR ES SALAAM (Reuters) - A Tanzanian court ruled on Friday that an opposition leader was guilty of sedition and incitement on accusations that he falsely said some 100 people were killed in clashes between herders and police in his home region in 2018.

29 May 12:21 Reuters 8334514181124279584.html
Xi replies to letter from scientific, technological workers

President Xi Jinping on Friday encouraged scientific and technological workers across China to make new and greater contributions to building China into a global power in science and technology.

29 May 12:06 Global Times 7829414520385367433.html
7 people shot in Louisville during protests of Breonna Taylor shooting

Seven people were shot Thursday in downtown Louisville, Ky., as several hundred protesters gathered to protest the death of Breonna Taylor, who was shot and killed in her own apartment by police in

29 May 12:27 TheHill 355432919606785890.html
Twitter hides Trump's 'When the looting starts, the shooting starts' tweet for glorifying violence

People can still retweet the president's post with a comment, but cannot like, reply or retweet it

29 May 12:00 National Post 4816958591013997708.html
Watch CNN news team being arrested while live on air in Minneapolis

The reporter and camerapersons were covering a protest against the death of African American George Floyd after police brutality.

29 May 12:06 Scroll.in 8669301694172362736.html
Prime Time Comedy Show: Netizens Ridicule Indian, Pakistani Panelists 'Brandishing Weapons' on TV

New Delhi (Sputnik): While heated verbal attacks are routine in any news channel debate these days, an Indian station became the target of mockery after pundits started...

29 May 12:09 Sputniknews 967333869476261426.html
New York coronavirus tracing program falls behind on hiring goals

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

29 May 12:42 New York Post 7654946767894489378.html
Factbox: Who's involved in Libya's war and why

(Reuters) - The conflict between Libya’s Government of National Accord (GNA), recognised by the United Nations, and the eastern-based forces of Khalifa Haftar has become a cauldron for foreign rivals.

29 May 12:55 Reuters 8334514179740818515.html
DA Eastern Cape to have its own virtual congress

DA Eastern Cape chairperson Andrew Whitfield says the party's federal executive is investigating the feasibility of hosting its first ever digital provincial elective congress.

29 May 12:56 News24 3752801378353145323.html
Forest Fire Triggers Landmine Blasts Along LoC In Poonch

A fire that engulfed a large forest area along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district triggered several landmine blasts on Friday, officials said.

29 May 12:17 Kashmir Observer 1268422870904037985.html
Third of child grooming cases involve Facebook apps says UK charity

In more than half of child grooming cases in England and Wales where police recorded information about how the child was groomed, a Facebook-owned app was used.

29 May 12:38 euronews 7318238121354569672.html
Greece to allow visitors from 29 countries next month, but not UK

Greece on Friday listed 29 countries from where it will accept visitors as of June 15 as the Greek government looks to mitigate some of the financial damage from the coronavirus pandemic.

29 May 12:42 independent 5894610845057693618.html
Lockdown 5: Shrines to reopen Monday, pvt offices to work with 100% staff from June 8, says Mamata

The announcements, two days before the end of the fourth phase of the lockdown, aimed to normalise the day-to-day functioning of major institutions, did not go down well with the opposition BJP and the CPI(M), who sought a rethink over the decision as the state was witnessing a spike in the number of coronavirus cases.

29 May 12:05 Oneindia 2023829371648511235.html
Boy, 12, dead after ‘fight’ in Cairns park

Queensland police are investigating the sudden death of a 12-year-old boy during an altercation at a park in Cairns overnight.

29 May 12:05 The New Daily 5848147786565915566.html
Fire service concern as some ignore social distancing to watch Long Eaton school blaze

Crowds gathered as firefighters tackled the Harrington Junior School inferno

29 May 12:40 NottinghamshireLive 5149776702588143044.html
Greece to open to tourists from 29 countries from June 15

ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece said on Friday it will open to visitors from 29 countries from June 15, days before its peak tourism season begins.

29 May 12:22 Reuters 8334514180411317766.html
On banks of Danube, Hungary and South Korea mourn victims of boat accident

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

29 May 12:26 Reuters 8334514181141510433.html
Lockdown: Jain monks seek easing of travel norms for Chaturmas

In a memorandum to the Chief Minister, general secretary of the state Congress Committee president Suman Agarwal urged the chief minister to provide protection and help from the police and ease travel restrictions for sadhus and sadhvis during the lockdown.

29 May 12:15 The Indian Express 2885715103939594576.html
Budapest marks anniversary of deadly Danube boat disaster

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

29 May 12:30 Digital Journal 4566489172198366132.html
Greece to allow visitors from 29 countries next month, but not UK

The popular tourist destination was quick to impose a lockdown.

29 May 12:46 Jersey Evening Post 6141642773394909198.html
A majority in the US supports making mail-in voting easier, new study shows

A majority of United States residents supports measures to make it easier to vote by mail, according to new results from a national survey led by researchers from Northeastern, Harvard, Rutgers, and Northwestern ...

29 May 12:56 phys.org 3476726124695680495.html
China says non-peaceful action on Taiwan is last resort

Li Zhanshu, who is also the head of China's parliament, said Beijing will never allow any force, in any way, to separate Taiwan from China.

29 May 12:50 The Jakarta Post 7678601103442267135.html
Police arrest CNN reporter and crew live on air as they report from Minneapolis protests

There are huge protests taking place in Minneapolis

29 May 12:26 men 6694993428910644595.html
Taliban attack on army checkpoint kills 14 military personnel, Afghan government says

A spokesman for the Afghanistan national security adviser’s office said despite sporadic clashes, a truce in effect during the three-day Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr, which ended Tuesday, would continue

29 May 12:54 The Globe and Mail 68426410607036192.html
CNN crew covering racial unrest arrested in Minneapolis

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

29 May 12:38 Rappler 1882105642156779224.html
Covid lockdown: Mamata Banerjee announces slew of relaxations, shrines to reopen from Monday

India News: CM Banerjee on Friday announced a series of relaxations in the state from June 1 and claimed that the number of Covid-19 cases is increasing due to th

29 May 12:45 The Times of India 6060938664444860563.html
Furious Niger Gov revokes road contract - The Nation Nigeria

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

29 May 12:44 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445901599588651.html
George Floyd death: Trump attempts to explain 'looting leads to shooting' tweet

President Trump called protesters "thugs" and said that "when the looting starts, the shooting starts."

29 May 12:38 ABC7 Los Angeles 8300010440444030424.html
Bulgaria to lift travel ban on Australian convicted of murder

The decision comes after Bulgaria's highest appeals court dismissed a request by the former chief prosecutor to review the parole granted to Jock Palfreeman in September. Palfreeman's parole angered nationalist politicians who have decried his release from prison, while the government's

29 May 12:17 Yahoo 7097669638311922428.html
UPDATED: Court acquits Sen Adeleke of exam malpractices

A Federal High Court in Abuja has discharged and acquitted former governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Osun State...

29 May 12:57 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445901605974704.html
Veerendra Kumar, a minister for hardly 48 hours in Kerala

Rajya Sabha member M P Veerendra Kumar, who died at the age of 84 on Thursday night, had been a minister in Kerala for hardly 48 hours. Kumar was elected to the eighth Kerala Legislative Assembly

29 May 12:51 Deccan Herald 2027555797757313100.html
Toronto police union says charges cops pushed woman from balcony are "unfounded"

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

29 May 12:42 NOW 7434691885920086820.html
Minnesota police arrest CNN reporter on air covering Minneapolis protests

The Minnesota State Patrol arrested a CNN reporter reporting live on television early Friday morning while covering the Minneapolis protests, without giving any reason, and led him and three crew members away in handcuffs.

29 May 12:07 Irishexaminer 8196011178890703711.html
Watch: CNN journalist arrested during live report from Minneapolis riots

Watch the shocking moment when a CNN journalist and his crew were arrested during a live report about protests in Minneapolis over the death of George Floyd

29 May 12:27 Buzz.ie 7092425148282140444.html
Greece to open to tourists from 29 countries from June 15

Europe News: ATHENS: Greece said on Friday it will open to visitors from 29 countries from June 15, days before its peak tourism season begins.

29 May 12:12 The Times of India 6060938663585570988.html
Hizb militant owned the car used for botched Pulwama bombing: Report

Police have identified the owner of the car used for an unsuccessful bomb attack in Pulwama yesterday as Hidayatullah Malik, an active militant of

29 May 12:08 Greater Kashmir 4662909092834562829.html
Democrats’ risky plan to ensure Congress can vote during the pandemic, explained

No one can be sure of whether House Democrats’ plan to allow "proxy voting" is constitutional.

29 May 12:30 Vox 6416095789306104269.html
Bear captured after chase through residential neighbourhood in Barrie

Police urged residents in a Barrie neighbourhood to remain in their homes as they chased black bear that was roaming through backyards in the area on Friday morning.

29 May 12:57 CP24 1887544295316424139.html
Harvard Grads Told Truth Is a Matter of Life & Death

The Washington Post’s top editor told Harvard University graduates Thursday that facts and truth have become "matters of life and death," and he warned that some leaders continue to "undermine the very idea of objective fact, all in pursuit of political gain."

29 May 12:40 Courthouse News Service 1799505148914167376.html
Denmark reopens borders for locked-out lovers

More than two months after closing its borders, Denmark has loosened restrictions to let couples separated by coronavirus lockdowns finally see each other again -- even if the easing applies just to partners from a few nearby countries for now.

29 May 12:30 The Jakarta Post 7678601104045851548.html
Twitter hides Donald Trump tweet for 'glorifying violence' amid large-scale riots

A warning label has been placed over the tweet

29 May 12:54 Wales Online 7686550515765802114.html
Close call as north Louth forest fire put out by passing walkers

North Louth

29 May 12:29 Dundalk Democrat 5738461709700482918.html
“My arrest shows I don’t deal with small money” – Bobrisky boasts about arrest over N30m

Nigerian cross-dresser Idris Okuneye popularly known as Bobrisky, has taken to social media to brag about his arrest over a N30 million deal. Bobrisky was picked up by officers of the Nigerian police and is

29 May 12:33 LailasNews.com 2090029850447813147.html
Minnesota Guv. Apologizes After State Police Arrest CNN Reporter And Crew At Protests

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz (D) apologized to CNN president Jeff Zucker on Friday morning after police officers arrested CNN reporter...

29 May 12:35 Talking Points Memo 4598529367131153434.html
Police need more than an unverified tip to avoid drug-case entrapment, Supreme Court says

In a pair of related rulings today, the high court says police must take sufficient steps to verify such tips to avoid entrapping suspects

29 May 12:07 The Globe and Mail 68426410812362208.html
Coronavirus lockdown | Mamata Banerjee announces relaxations from June 1

Religious places can open up from June 1, says Bengal CM

29 May 12:18 The Hindu 6679535026283827192.html
'Twitter Targets Only Republicans & US President,' Fumes Trump, Calls For Revocation of Section 230

The US President also remarked that 'Twitter is doing nothing about all of the lies and propaganda being put out by China or the Radical Left Democrat Party.'

29 May 12:15 India News, Breaking News, Entertainment News | India.com 7150386083132518854.html
Functioning of Delhi HC, subordinate courts to remain suspended till June 14

The Delhi High Court has extended the suspension of its functioning, along with that of its subordinate courts, till June 14, keeping in view the prevailing situation regarding the outbreak of the deadly Covid-19.

29 May 12:08 The Statesman 1191309781128817500.html
Islamic State: RAF carries out four air strikes in May

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

29 May 12:26 BBC News 3883826127771908503.html
Ice Cube cancels his appearance on 'Good Morning America' following George Floyd's death

Ice Cube cancelled his appearance on 'Good Morning America' on Thursday, directly referencing the killing of George Floyd by Minneapolis police as the reason why.

29 May 12:19 CTVNews 2422791597564928757.html
Amid Covid-19 rise, Delhi HC suspends functioning till June 14

All the benches of the high court would, however, take up urgent matters through video conferencing as per the roster.The high court has also ordered for the suspension of the functioning of its subordinate courts till the same date i.e. June 14

29 May 12:52 Livemint 6614605819222647971.html
Angus man threatened to cut police officer’s throat

An Angus man threatened police with a knife after lockdown caused an increase in his drinking, Dundee Sheriff Court has heard.

29 May 12:37 The Courier 4275302767661234456.html
NASA And SpaceX Are About To Retry Their Historic Astronaut Launch. Here's How To Watch.

After weather conditions postponed the scheduled launch for Wednesday, NASA and SpaceX's historic launch to send two astronauts to the International Space

29 May 12:01 IFLScience 242791749339905852.html
Ted Cruz Urges AG William Barr to Open Criminal Probe of Twitter for Refusing to Ban Iranian Leaders

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) on Friday sent a letter to Attorney General William Barr and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, urging them to open an investigation into whether Twitter violated federal law. The letter came the morning after President Donald Trump signed a social media executive order purporting to defend free speech.

29 May 12:01 Law & Crime 7990899037796679381.html
Ajit Jogi: Quintessential politician who never gave up

Ajit Jogi, 74, who died at a private hospital here on Friday, was the quintessential politician who enjoyed support among tribal and scheduled caste communities because of his easy accessibility.

29 May 12:02 The Economic Times 7653256038135258264.html
Ukraine's envoy urges Italian media to objectively cover Markiv case

The relevant appeal was published in Il Venerdi magazine.

29 May 12:20 UNIAN 6863008970726237694.html
UK Action Fraud Reveals Victims Have Lost Over £4.6 Million in Coronavirus Scams

Action Fraud has listed seven types of scams it’s seen since the start of the coronavirus pandemic. This includes courier fraud, online shopping, computer software...

29 May 12:26 Sputniknews 967333868601200523.html
RIP Ajit Jogi: 10 facts to know about Chhattisgarh's First CM

Former Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh, Ajit Jogi, who had been admitted in the hospital for nearly three weeks and suffered two cardiac arrests this past week, has breathed his last, earlier this Friday.

29 May 12:48 Free Press Journal 9080771788115034216.html
Ontario mother hopes inquest into son’s death at school for the blind finally provides answers

An Ontario mother says she is hoping a now-approved inquest by the coroner's office will provide answers into the mysterious death of her teenage son at a provincially-run school for the blind more than two years ago.

29 May 12:37 Toronto 5211060988874057853.html
ACLU: Trump’s ‘Looting’ and 'Shooting' Tweet Suggested That Law Enforcement ‘Should Literally Murder Protestors’

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) on Friday denounced President Donald Trump’s incendiary tweets concerning the civil unrest in Minneapolis, saying that the president was “directing the national guard to murder protestors.”

29 May 12:05 Law & Crime 7990899036404365298.html
EU weighs China policy amid concern over Hong Kong moves

The ministers, holding talks via videoconference, are weighing the need for firm policy against the damage that it might do to business ties between the Asian economic giant and the world’s biggest trading bloc.

29 May 12:27 Hindustan Times 696565558011930088.html
Govt must come clean on border standoff with China: Rahul

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Friday asked the government to come clean on the border standoff with China and tell the country what exactly is happening

29 May 12:15 Greater Kashmir 4662909092344054631.html
Anil Khanna defends decision, says can't authorise expenditure in absence of approval from president or secretary general

Tokyo Olympics News: Indian Olympic Association's finance committee chairman Anil Khanna on Friday defended his decision not to give clearance for hotel bookings relating

29 May 12:37 The Times of India 6060938662968253716.html
Court sides with Louisiana governor in fight over unclaimed property

A district court judge has ruled for Gov. John Bel Edwards’ administration in its lawsuit against Treasurer John Schroder over how to handle unclaimed financial assets.

29 May 12:00 Washington Examiner 4625792333333092010.html
North Carolina Still Waiting for RNC Safety Plan

North Carolina's governor said Thursday that his administration has not received the written safety plan for the upcoming Republican National Convention requested by his health secretary in response to President Trump's demands for a full-scale event.

29 May 12:31 Courthouse News Service 1799505148689805002.html
The cop who killed George Floyd has a long record of police brutality

A 46-year old black man named George Floyd was killed by police in Minneapolis on Monday, May 25, 2020. A police officer named Derek Chauvin kneeled on Floyd’s neck, after vaguely accusing hi…

29 May 12:17 Boing Boing 4601305169362260210.html
Pilot breaches lockdown and flies to Anglesey RAF base 'to go to beach'

The RAF confirmed the civilian pilot landed at RAF Valley on a closed airfield without permission.

29 May 12:58 Express & Star 7324224459857539199.html
24 doctors rescued from South Mumbai hotel after fire mishap

The fire broke out at Fortune hotel near Metro Cinema late Wednesday night.

29 May 12:15 The Asian Age 2126266545361241834.html
Liverpool historian to head up city activist heritage project

Mandela8 have announced that leading local historian Laurence Westgaph has been appointed to explore L8's history of activism and anti-apartheid struggles

29 May 12:24 Liverpool Echo 7727211174310954834.html
Chini by-election: EC says number of people allowed at nomination centre will probably be limited

PUTRAJAYA, May 29 — Setting the maximum number of people allowed to be at the nomination centre and the new normal in the election campaign are among the standard operating procedures (SOP) expected to be introduced for the Chini state by-election in Pahang next month. Election Commission (EC)...

29 May 12:11 Malaymail 302165935007309320.html
Having lost their jobs, Tamils in Bahrain want to return home

Some want Kollywood actors to sponsor air tickets for labourers

29 May 12:14 The Hindu 6679535025128293344.html
4 Mombasa Patients Succumb To COVID-19 As Positive Cases Jump To 1,745

Kenya has recorded 127 newly detected infections after testing a 3,831 sample size.Addressing reporters at Afya House during the daily COVID-19 briefing, Health CAS Dr Mercy Mwangangi said the tol

29 May 12:56 KahawaTungu 3304128541789170121.html
NEET PG counselling round 2: Registrations to begin from June 3, check schedule

A list of 8983 candidates who have been allotted colleges in round 1 of counselling has also been released and another list of 330 students who are selected to appear for the second round of counselling is out.

29 May 12:02 The Indian Express 2885715105650756218.html
George Floyd death: Trump attempts to explain 'looting leads to shooting' tweet

President Donald Trump on Friday called protesters in Minneapolis "thugs" and said that "when the looting starts, the shooting starts" - drawing another warning from Twitter for his rhetoric.

29 May 12:38 ABC7 New York 7327811148084096472.html
Britain urges China to reconsider Hong Kong law: PM's spokesman

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain has urged China to reconsider imposing a new security law on Hong Kong and hopes Beijing is listening, a spokesman for Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday.

29 May 12:32 Reuters 8334514181151915133.html
B.C. hospice’s refusal to provide medical assistance in dying sparks criticism, questions about future

Angelina Ireland, who heads the Delta Hospice Society, said politicians at the municipal, provincial and federal level who disagree with the Christian basis of its stance against medically assisted death should build another facility to provide the service

29 May 12:47 The Globe and Mail 68426411328254760.html
Why Caste Groups in Jharkhand Are Refusing To Buy The Official Claim Of ‘No Discrimination’ At Hazaribagh Quarantine Centre

A re-investigation has been demanded into a case of alleged caste discrimination at a Hazaribagh quarantine centre.

29 May 12:34 Swarajya 4977622829922707556.html
Minnesota police arrest CNN reporter on air covering Minneapolis protests

The Minnesota State Patrol arrested a CNN reporter reporting live on television early Friday morning while covering the Minneapolis protests, without giving any reason, and led him and three crew members away in handcuffs.

29 May 12:14 India Today 4286117813146007091.html
Dave Rubin on Trump's feud with Twitter: The 'free speech war' is coming to a head

Dave Rubin said on Friday that after years of tech giants making “selective decisions” to censor conservatives, President Trump is bringing awareness to the issue.

29 May 12:50 Fox News 7362823820718740382.html
Somalia commission to probe killing of seven health workers

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

29 May 12:35 Yahoo 7097669637377744194.html
Denmark reopens borders for locked-out lovers

More than two months after closing its borders, Denmark has loosened restrictions to let couples separated by coronavirus lockdowns finally see ...

29 May 12:21 CNA 5644198862996958759.html
Police to reopen Pudu area, remove barbed wires as MCO administrative control measure ends tonight

KUALA LUMPUR, May 29 — The movement control order (MCO) implemented under administrative control in areas around Jalan Pudu here, will end tonight, Kuala Lumpur police chief Datuk Seri Mazlan Lazim said. With the administrative control lifted, he said police would reopen the areas and remove the...

29 May 12:19 Malaymail 302165935251333775.html
Twitter places public interest notice on President Trump's tweet | ZDNet

Twitter says that Donald Trump has violated Twitter rules regarding glorification of violence.

29 May 12:18 ZDNet 591556593585171643.html
127 New cases of Coronavirus confirmed; total hits 1745

The new cases are all Kenyans

29 May 12:48 Pulse Live 3606876835384667865.html
Cebu, rest of Central Visayas gear up for more OFW arrivals

The Office of the Presidential Assistant for the Visayas says thousands of overseas Filipino workers are projected to arrive in Central Visayas in the coming week

29 May 12:19 Rappler 1882105643178608219.html
COVID-19: India now ninth-worst hit country in world with 1,65,799 cases

The number of COVID-19 cases in India has climbed to 1,65,799, making it the world's ninth worst-hit country by the coronavirus pandemic. The Health

29 May 12:20 Greater Kashmir 4662909091407421687.html
‘Facilitate safe and dignified movement of migrants’: Former bureaucrats, scholars to PM Modi

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

29 May 12:03 The Indian Express 2885715104518732018.html
Twitter hides Donald Trump tweet for 'glorifying violence'

Twitter hid a tweet from President Donald Trump, accusing him of breaking its rules by 'glorifying violence' in a message that said looters at protests in Minneapolis would be shot

29 May 12:00 Livemint 6614605817671196487.html
Twitter Flags Trump’s Tweet As ‘Glorifying Violence’ After Threat To MN Protesters

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

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

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

29 May 12:20 New York Post 7654946768342642950.html
Mexico’s other epidemic: Murdered women

In Mexico City, feminist groups spray-painted the names of Mexico's murdered women on the pavement of the Zócalo, the capital city's enormous main square, during the International Women's Day March.

29 May 12:24 The Conversation 6012421227363149762.html
Mamata Banerjee announces relaxations from June 1

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced a series of relaxations from June on Friday, while claiming that the number of coronavirus cases is increasing in the state due to the massive infl

29 May 12:22 BusinessLine 5283601615505918.html
Planning approval sought for higher density housing estate in Clonmel after An Bord Pleanala’s rejection of application for less homes

A new planning application for the former Eircom site on Clonmel's Thomas Street is seeking permission to build close to double the number of dwellings of a previous proposal for the land that was &nb...

29 May 12:00 TipperaryLive 1097599577660088521.html
Maharashtra to ease lockdown from June onwards

Maharashtra Chief Secretary Ajoy Mehta had on Tuesday told reporters that the lockdown removal will happen in a 'very very gradual' and calibrated manner.Inter-district movement however, may not be allowed as it may lead to cross infection

29 May 12:46 Livemint 6614605819181863074.html
Court sentences Czech man to 26 months in prison for stealing pancakes during lockdown

A court in the Czech Republic has sentenced a man to 26 months in prison for shoplifting during the country’s COVID-19 lockdown, Czech media reported on Friday.

29 May 12:30 The Guardian 7580308504367002846.html
Ajit Jogi, first CM of Chhattisgarh, passes away at 74: Ram Nath Kovind, Narendra Modi offer condolences

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

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

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

29 May 12:52 Vanguard News 4125100340000909119.html
Vande Bharat Mission: Stranded Indians start returning from South America and Africa, Indian Navy reaches Madagascar with supplies

Around 300 Indians returned from far away countries in South America including Mexico, Argentina, Paraguay, Peru, Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, and Portugal.

29 May 12:58 The Financial Express 1288289579627346043.html
Maharashtra govt announces pay hike for doctors on contract and bond amid the fight against COVID-19

The doctors serving their bonds in tribals areas will get Rs 75,000 instead of Rs 60,000

29 May 12:39 Mumbai Mirror 1209961192806828977.html
Poroshenko Again Fails To Show For Questioning At Ukraine's State Bureau Of Investigations

Former Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has failed for the second time this week to show up at the State Bureau of Investigations (DBR) for questioning.

29 May 12:24 Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty 5891794162107903302.html
SRP jawan ‘commits suicide’

As per preliminary investigation, the jawan was worried about his transfer SRP group 3 in Palanpur.

29 May 12:21 The Indian Express 2885715105469697017.html
The White House's official Twitter account reposted Trump's tweet that was flagged for 'glorifying violence'

After Twitter flagged a tweet from President Trump saying it was "glorifying violence," the White House tweeted it again shortly after 8 am.

29 May 12:56 Business Insider 6060062399355543166.html
Haryana minister bats for lockdown extension; curbs free movement at Delhi borders

Haryana Home Minister Anil Vij also said if the central government will allow free movement of people after lockdown 4.0 ends, the state will follow the directions.He said Haryana would have been much better on the COVID-19 front had it not been impacted by Delhi

29 May 12:18 Livemint 6614605818286759441.html
Greece to allow visitors from 29 countries next month, but not UK

The popular tourist destination was quick to impose a lockdown.

29 May 12:44 Express & Star 7324224458859505678.html
George Floyd killing: Violent protests rock Minneapolis, other US cities

Protests over the death of the unarmed black man in custody amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has escalated into mayhem as reports emerged of buildings and vehicles being set ablaze and local businesses being looted.

29 May 12:37 The Indian Express 2885715105544699533.html
CNN reporter arrested live on air by Minnesota police, released an hour later

During the arrest the anchor can be heard saying, "If you're just tuning in, you are watching our correspondent being arrested".

29 May 12:13 Brisbane Times 2314609338675372186.html
CNN crew arrested while reporting on Minneapolis protests

MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota State Patrol on Friday arrested a CNN television crew as they reported on violent protests in Minneapolis following the death of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who pleaded for air as a white police officer kneeled on

29 May 12:27 KitchenerToday.com 52741010640465296.html
CNN crew covering racial unrest arrested in Minneapolis

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

29 May 12:50 The Guardian 7580308503825261865.html
US Sec. of State Pompeo: Trump to make a series of announcements on China

US President Donald Trump will make a series of announcements on China on Friday, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Fox News on Friday. Earlier i

29 May 12:13 FXStreet 4480975639525865818.html
ProPublica Wins National Magazine Award for Reporting

ProPublica is an independent, non-profit newsroom that produces investigative journalism in the public interest.

29 May 12:33 ProPublica 7866676282535267825.html
14 Afghan security force members killed in attack claimed by Taliban

Afghan officials confirmed the attack in the early hours of Friday had killed 14 Afghan security force members.

29 May 12:22 Hindustan Times 696565558114970858.html
The UK wants to join with Trump to form a new global alliance to end China's grip on 5G

The UK wants to create a new global alliance to reduce China's dominance of emerging 5G technology.

29 May 12:21 Pulse Live 3606876835557688262.html
Will not go against CM, says BJP MLA

Surpur MLA Narasimha Naik ( Raju Gowda) has denied rumours that some BJP MLAs spoke against Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa during a dinner at senior MLA Umesh Katti’s house recently.“There was no dis

29 May 12:01 The Hindu 6679535025763925367.html
Delhi violence: Two Pinjra Tod members sent to judicial custody for 14 days

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

29 May 12:39 Scroll.in 8669301694028878379.html
Sturgeon urges Scots to enjoy relaxation of lockdown restrictions responsibly

The First Minister spoke at the Scottish Government’s coronavirus briefing as changes came into effect allowing people to meet friends and family.

29 May 12:26 Express & Star 7324224459858592629.html
Feud bloodshed fears as Drogheda gang boss sneaks back home from Spain

A gang boss who is the leading player in the so-called anti-Maguire faction in the Drogheda feud is back in the country after months on the run, gardai believe.

29 May 12:09 independent 5894610846082790856.html
Protest on Strip planned after unarmed black man’s death in Minnesota

Demonstrators will be marching Friday afternoon for justice for a black man and woman who died immediately following their interactions with police.

29 May 12:25 Las Vegas Review-Journal 8640648835814446408.html
'Barking mad': Welsh 'five-mile' travel plan criticised by MP

Plans for people in Wales to be allowed to meet up with others up to five miles from home have been described as "utterly barking mad" by an MP.

29 May 10:07 Shropshire Star 3480199992318685384.html
Bulgaria Lifts 14-Day Quarantine, It Remains for 8 Countries Only

"We are removing the 14-day quarantine from 1st of June for the arriving Bulgarian and foreign citizens from the European Union, including Serbia and Northern Macedonia. However, for the eight countries in Europe with the highest number of COVID-19 patients, the imposition of a 14-day quarantine will remain, explained Assoc.

29 May 10:03 novinite.com 4235039571546378807.html
Ajit Jogi, first chief minister of Chhattisgarh, dies at 74

Ajit Jogi had served as the CM of Chhattisgarh from November 2000 to November 2003 in then Congress government, after the state was carved out of Madhya Pradesh.

29 May 10:29 The Economic Times 7653256037620856976.html
Kokua Line: Rushing off to Las Vegas means isolation upon return | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Question: With Vegas opening up Thursday, will I have to quarantine when I get back?

29 May 10:05 Star-Advertiser 3439335389050713357.html
Amanzimtoti residents warned ahead of lockdown level three

During level three Metro Police anticipate more traffic on thee roads.

29 May 10:00 South Coast Sun 4417269128586090634.html
20 more positive cases of COVID-19 reported in Ladakh

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

29 May 10:54 Greater Kashmir 4662909092964155798.html
South Korea 'comfort women' activist denies allegations

May 29 (UPI) -- The South Korean activist accused of misappropriating funds for surviving "comfort women" said Friday at a press conference the charges from former victim Lee Yong-soo are false.

29 May 10:48 UPI 8257973864269186522.html
Dave Batista: WWE legend blasts Trump over response to George Floyd’s death

The response of the US President Donald Trump to protests in Minneapolis over the death of George Floyd has angered WWE legend Dave Batista, Daily Star reports

29 May 10:17 Legit 3764253650650796960.html
China holds symposium to mark 15th anniversary of Anti-Secession Law implementation

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

29 May 10:17 Global Times 7829414520208368547.html
Maharashtra CM and VC to hold meeting to decide on university final year exams

State Education Minister tweeted about the meeting that is scheduled to be conducted tomorrow at 12.30 pm.

29 May 10:15 Scroll.in 8669301694111687011.html
Twitter says Trump Minneapolis post broke rules, glorified violence

Twitter Inc., which this week earned U.S. President Donald Trump’s ire by posting fact-check notices next to some of his tweets, has put up a rule-violation notice on one of his most recent missives.

29 May 10:59 The Peninsula 1202843881352146146.html
Protests in George Floyd's death turn violent in Brooklyn; cops injured, hundreds arrested

Protests in Brooklyn that started off peacefully Friday quickly turned violent, with a dozen NYPD officers injured and at least 200 arrests, police cars set ablaze and the door and windows of the 88th Precinct in Clinton Hill vandalized.

29 May 10:41 ABC7 New York 7327811148871623785.html
Minneapolis: Twitter flags Trump’s tweet as ‘glorifying violence’

Twitter on Friday flagged a post by US President Donald Trump on the unrest in Minneapolis as

29 May 10:56 Punch Newspapers 3524240995166743976.html
Trump signs order targeting social media after tweets flagged

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump signed an order on Thursday (May 28) seeking to strip social media giants like Twitter of legal immunity for ...

29 May 10:33 CNA 5644198862913591763.html
Greek Mayor Says Town Will Not Accept Any More Migrant Transfers From Aegean Islands

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The mayor of the northern Greek town of Grevena has said that he will no longer accept any more transfers of migrants and asylum seekers from camps...

29 May 10:31 Sputniknews 967333868208918127.html
The perfect man for the perfect job - The Nation Nigeria

His first 8 months in office such tremendous accomplishments in areas of traffic and traffic management, transforming porthole infested roads to...

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Mississippi mayor flouts calls to resign over Floyd comments

A Mississippi mayor whose remarks about the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis police custody sparked outrage is resisting calls to resign.

29 May 10:01 Fox 4 8372747778649518938.html
Hizbul Militant Owned Explosives-Laden Car Used in Kashmir Suicide Bombing Attempt - Indian Police

New Delhi (Sputnik): Thanks to intelligence inputs, Jammu and Kashmir police along with the Army intercepted militant groups that were planning to launch a suicide...

29 May 10:33 Sputniknews 967333867911347102.html
US joins G7 artificial intelligence group to counter China

The Trump administration had been the lone holdout among leaders of the Group of Seven - the world's wealthiest democracies - in setting up the Global Partnership on AI.

29 May 10:06 The Financial Express 1288289579973150126.html
WATCH | Joburg hairdresser breaches lockdown regulations to make ends meet

A Johannesburg-based hairdresser has resorted to conducting business illegally after losing his income due to the nationwide lockdown that began on 26 March.

29 May 10:52 News24 3752801378217749005.html
Central Vista: new buildings on KG Marg, Africa Avenue proposed for relocating govt offices

Projects to construct ‘steel structures’ were considered by DUAC on April 23 and May 15, but not passed

29 May 10:34 The Hindu 6679535024693180028.html
Amit Shah meets PM Modi, briefs on states’ suggestions on lockdown

The Centre is expected to announce its decision on the lockdown within the next two days even as the number of Covid-19 cases in India climbed to 1,65,799 on Friday, making it the world's ninth worst-hit country.

29 May 10:27 The Indian Express 2885715105779645788.html
Supreme Court to hear on June 2 plea seeking replacement of word India with 'Bharat'

The plea has sought a direction to the government to take appropriate steps to bring amendment in Article 1 of the Constitution, which deals with name and territory of the Union, to the effect that "the same refers to the country as Bharat/Hindustan, to the exclusion of India".

29 May 10:46 The Economic Times 7653256038427389987.html
Officials look to 'untangle' Queensland nurse's virus story

The unnamed woman, who has been suspended from her job at a Rockhampton nursing home, has been vigorously defended by the nurses' union.

29 May 10:00 The Age 7967730563209782657.html
Why Raila is DP Ruto's Last Remaining Hope-Francis Atwoli

As DP Ruto's isolation from government escalates, he was advised to find a truce with Raila as he was his only...

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Education in the times of COVID-19: Maharashtra govt asks Centre to broadcast educational programs on TV and Radio

Minister of School Education Department of Maharashtra, Varsha Gaikwad, on Friday, asked the Central government to grant 12 hours of air time on national television to conduct educational programs for children in rural parts of the state, amid the prolonged lockdown.

29 May 10:35 Mumbai Mirror 1209961191947573568.html
Roger Stone Set to Begin Prison Sentence Next Month without Mandated 14-Day Quarantine Period

According to the report, Stone will not have to be quarantined because of an exception to the BOP’s pandemic directive for newly sentenced inmates that was not explicitly stated in the text of the policy.

29 May 10:26 Law & Crime 7990899038182722859.html
New Zealand down to one active coronavirus case

New Zealand health authorities have reported no new virus cases for a week.

29 May 10:03 KNOE 8 News 9048639191256615615.html
5 years as Nigeria President - Memo to Buhari on Service Chiefs by Wale Odunsi - Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics

As you clock five years in office, the question about the departure of Nigeria Service Chiefs has come up again, for the umpteenth time...

29 May 10:36 Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics 2658445901277827717.html
State govt. to ban online teaching for kindergarten children

Decision based on NIMHANS report which stated that children upto 6 years of age should not be subjected to this process

29 May 10:57 The Hindu 6679535024402929014.html
India firm in protecting sovereignity at border but engaging with China: MEA

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

29 May 10:50 Deccan Chronicle 7881006364218445059.html
Covid-19: Cricketer Atharva Ankolekar’s mother works as frontline worker, seeks an insurance policy

Despite their building sealed and Covid-19 cases continuously rising in Maharashtra, India Under-19 cricketer Atharva Ankolekar's mother Vaidehi has been serving as a bus conductor to support her family.

29 May 10:54 The Indian Express 2885715104310174456.html
Donald Trump says he likes 'great gentleman' PM Narendra Modi

Reflecting upon his love and affection for India and the good rapport he has with its leader, US President Donald Trump has said that he likes Prime Minister Narendra Modi and termed him a "great

29 May 10:46 Deccan Herald 2027555796724021487.html
Former US officials question DOJ’s probe of ‘unmasking’ of Trump ally

WASHINGTON, May 29 — Former US intelligence officials questioned the Justice Department’s naming of a prosecutor to probe the “unmasking” of names in spy-agency eavesdropping reports by Obama administration officials, saying such requests had not previously been treated as criminal matters....

29 May 10:37 Malaymail 302165935085177691.html
Ajit Jogi, Chhattisgarh’s first CM, passes away

The former bureaucrat-turned-politician, once the Adivasi face of Congress, quit the party and floated a regional outfit

29 May 10:27 The Hindu 6679535025249728708.html
Twitter says CEO Jack Dorsey informed in advance of decision to tag Donald Trump tweet

"The decision was made jointly by teams within Twitter, and our CEO Jack Dorsey was informed of the plan before the Tweet was labelled," the spokeswoman said in an email.

29 May 10:37 The Economic Times 7653256038412261484.html
Sonu Sood airlifts 177 Odia girls from Kerala

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

29 May 10:29 Gulf News 2086521545453338349.html
Indonesia minister slammed for ‘virus is like your wife’ remarks

An Indonesian minister is under fire after he compared coronavirus to rebellious wives, in remarks aimed at soothing public fears about easing COVID-19 restrictions across the Southeast Asian archipelago.

29 May 10:36 Nehanda Radio 3802011523406336314.html
Hong Kong media tycoon vows to stay and 'fight' China, backs U.S. pressure

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

29 May 10:42 Reuters 8334514180586825249.html
PM Imran constitutes committee to examine plight of women prisoners

Commit­tee to submit its report to PM within a period of four months­

29 May 10:59 The Express Tribune 1105816787830503560.html
House Democrats demand probes of police killings of black Americans

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Democratic-controlled U.S. House Judiciary Committee on Thursday asked the Justice Department to investigate systemic police misconduct following a spate of high-profile police killings of African Americans.

29 May 10:21 Reuters 8334514181071062689.html
NDDC shuts down operations, directs officials to go into self-isolation

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) hurriedly shut down its operations on Thursday.The NDDC, through an internal memo announcing the shutdown,

29 May 10:33 Premium Times Nigeria 5456729300292711711.html
Man shot in leg amid rash of gunfire incidents in Birmingham

The victim was walking down the street when he was fired at from the window of a property.

29 May 10:07 Jersey Evening Post 6141642774305398956.html
Customer shoots dead Cebu bakery worker who enforced physical distancing

The customer resents the bakery employee's calling him out for cutting the line and disregarding rules on physical distancing

29 May 10:36 Rappler 1882105642163204901.html
Amid Covid-19 Pandemic, Indian Railways Appeals To Vulnerable Persons To Avoid Non-Essential Travel By Trains

The Railways has been running Shramik special Trains on a daily basis throughout the country.

29 May 10:18 Swarajya 4977622830005638306.html
Khupe's MDC sues Mudenda for ignoring Misihairambwi recall letter

THOKOZANI Khupe's MDC-T is set to approach the courts in a bid to compel Speaker of Parliament Jacob Mudenda and Senate President Mabel Chinomona to act on lett...

29 May 10:28 Bulawayo24 News 5565663540365308316.html
Professor who predicted Trump's 2016 win explains why he thinks Trump will win again

A political science professor who predicted President Trump's win in 2016 is forecasting another victory. 

29 May 10:33 Fox News 7362823820734782504.html
Officials look to 'untangle' Queensland nurse's virus story

The unnamed woman, who has been suspended from her job at a Rockhampton nursing home, has been vigorously defended by the nurses' union.

29 May 10:00 WAtoday 6806590900675044737.html
Trump's order taking aim at Twitter is 'bluster': legal experts

U.S. President Donald Trump's attempt to curb what he says is social media censorship is a political gambit and will not change the legal ...

29 May 10:25 CNA 5644198862807803306.html