German suspect in Madeleine McCann case linked to two more child disappearances
on June 7, 2020 at 6:00 am
Father of six-year-old who vanished in Portugal in 1996 hopes to finally learn what happened to his son. Kate Connolly in Berlin and Mark Townsend in London. Sun 7 Jun 2020 02.00 EDT. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via Email. Shares. 0. 0.
Covid-19: What will alert level 1 look like?
on June 7, 2020 at 5:53 am
It has been 16 days since the last new case of Covid-19 was reported and the promising news could mean a move into alert level 1 sooner than expected. AUCKLAND, NZ - MAY 29:Traffic on Queen street on May 29 2013. File photo. Photo: 123rf.com.
Himachal Pradesh: Police arrests man accused of feeding explosives to a pregnant cow in a viral video
on June 7, 2020 at 5:34 am
On Saturday, a man was reportedly arrested in Bilaspur district of Himachal Pradesh over allegations of feeding explosives to a pregnant cow last month. A video of the cow owner Gurdial Singh demanding justice for the injured pregnant cow had recently ...
Mexican Governor Apologizes for Police Abuses at Protest
on June 7, 2020 at 5:30 am
MEXICO CITY — The governor of a Mexican state recently roiled by clashes between security forces and demonstrators apologized on Saturday for abuses carried out by police against people protesting the against death of a man in police custody. Enrique ...
India, China decide to continue efforts to defuse border row
on June 7, 2020 at 5:21 am
NEW DELHI (AP) — India and China will press ahead with military and diplomatic engagements in a bid to resolve a standoff along their disputed Himalayan frontier, the foreign ministry in New Delhi said Sunday. The External Affairs Ministry said in statement ...
After 74 days at airport, stranded Ghana footballer shifted to hotel
on June 7, 2020 at 5:18 am
Mumbai: The Mumbai airport became home for a 23-year-old Ghanaian footballer for 74 days after he got stranded there due to the coronavirus-induced lockdown that led to cancellation of flights. The ordeal of Randy Juan Muller reminded people of Tom ...
Mourners hold memorial for Floyd as more protests take shape
by Jacquelyn Martin on June 7, 2020 at 5:15 am
RAEFORD, N.C. — Hundreds of mourners lined up Saturday to pay respects to George Floyd in his North Carolina hometown, and the nation's capital prepared for what was expected to be the city's largest demonstration yet against police brutality.
Mathias Cormann criticises Black Lives Matter protesters for gathering amid coronavirus
on June 7, 2020 at 5:07 am
Senior Federal Government Minister Mathias Cormann has taken aim at Australian Black Lives Matter protesters, dubbing their actions "selfish", "self-indulgent" and "reckless" amid the deadly coronavirus pandemic.
South Africa's Covid-19 epicentre seeks thousands of health workers
on June 7, 2020 at 4:58 am
Cape Town. The Western Cape province, South Africa's epicentre of the Covid-19 outbreak, said on Saturday that it is advertising for 5,272 health workers amid a spike in confirmed cases. The province must address its medical staff shortage before the ...
Woman Running Shelter For Wartime Sex Slaves Found Dead In South Korea
on June 7, 2020 at 4:46 am
A woman running a shelter for South Korean victims of Japan's wartime sexual slavery has been found dead in her home, police said Sunday, amid a widening probe into a corruption scandal involving its owners. Prosecutors are investigating allegations that ...
For Mayor Jacob Frey of Minneapolis, a Walk of Shame
by Michael Levenson on June 7, 2020 at 4:46 am
It was humiliation on a scale almost unimaginable outside of cinema or nightmare. But for Mayor Jacob Frey of Minneapolis, a 38-year-old civil rights lawyer who swept into office in 2018 on promises to fix the broken relationship between the community and ...
Singapore's Opposition Party Calls for Review of Covid Handling
by Chester Yung on June 7, 2020 at 4:42 am
(Bloomberg) --. Singapore's largest opposition party called for a thorough review of the government's coronavirus response, citing public confusion over unclear communication and actions. “There is the perception that the government's handling of the ...
China May exports slip back into contraction, imports worst in six years
on June 7, 2020 at 4:41 am
BEIJING(Reuters) - China's exports contracted in May as global coronavirus lockdowns continued to devastate demand, while a sharper-than-expected fall in imports pointed to mounting pressure on the country's manufacturers as global growth stalls.
George Floyd protests across the US
by Jessie Yeung on June 7, 2020 at 4:37 am
It's the 12th night of protests across the United States and around the world after the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man killed in police custody. Two police officers in Buffalo, New York, have pleaded not guilty to assault after pushing over and ...
FIR against Uttar Pradesh teacher who withdrew over Rs 1 crore in salary from 25 schools
on June 7, 2020 at 4:36 am
Shukla was allegedly working as a teacher in 25 schools for 13 months and was withdrawing salary from all of these. Share Via Email. Published: 07th June 2020 10:06 AM | Last Updated: 07th June 2020 10:06 AM | A+A A-. FIR. For representational ...
Australia and China's relationship has become tetchy over the past two months. Here's how we got to this point
by James Maasdorp on June 7, 2020 at 4:35 am
Australia's relationship with China appears increasingly rocky by the day following China's alert to citizens urging them not to travel to Australia. The Chinese Ministry of Culture and Tourism reported a "significant increase" in racist attacks on "Chinese and ...
Himachal Pradesh: Pregnant cow injured after eating flour laced with explosives, one arrested
on June 7, 2020 at 4:25 am
The Himachal Pradesh Police on Saturday arrested a person for allegedly feeding a pregnant cow wheat flour laced with explosive substances near a farmland in Bilaspur district last month, The Indian Express reported. The incident drew outrage on social ...
Brazil Govt Yanks Virus Death Toll as Data Befuddles Experts
on June 7, 2020 at 4:18 am
RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazil's government has stopped publishing a running total of coronavirus deaths and infections in an extraordinary move that critics call an attempt to hide the true toll of the disease in Latin America's largest nation. The Saturday move ...
Cambridge schools remain best option for students
by Amy Kissinger on June 7, 2020 at 4:16 am
I know that you are all wondering and worrying about our students returning to school in the fall. My son will be entering fourth grade, and I share your concerns. Guidance released by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) that was shared widely on social ...
Biggest Single-Day Jump In Coronavirus Cases In India, 9971 In 24 Hours: 10 Points
on June 7, 2020 at 4:13 am
New Delhi: India has 2,46,628 coronavirus cases, data from the Union Health Ministry showed this morning, crossing the COVID-19 tally of Spain. India now is ranked fifth in the world in terms of coronavirus cases, after the US, Brazil, Russia and the UK.