Friday, June 5, 2020

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Protests across US as cop charged with murder of George Floyd

Protests have broken out in cities across the United States calling for justice following the death of George Floyd in police custody when a white officer in Minneapolis pressed a knee into the unarmed Black man's neck for several...

Police, Hong Kong protesters battled again

Police and protesters battled here today, as tensions continue to follow a plan to allow extradition to mainland China and it does not show signs of reducing. Police used pepper and balloon sprayers against a small group of protesters who...

Pictures: Intense security deployed outside Nigerian parliament after police shooting

The area surrounding the Nigerian parliament witnessed a state of security alert on Tuesday, it was closed after shooting. A spokesman for the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, a Shiite group, told Reuters that the Nigeria police shot at the movement's...

Hong Kong: New protest planned on Friday and Sunday

Hong Kong protesters are reportedly planning two protest events tomorrow (Friday) and Sunday. A group calling themselves Hong Kong Mothers urged residents to join protest on Friday evening (tomorrow) at Chater Garden in Central, to share and voice support for...

Hundreds of Thousands of people gathered in Hong Kong ahead of country’s handover to China

Thousands of people gathered in Hong Kong protest on Sunday as the semi-autonomous administrative district prepares to deal with another day of protests on the anniversary of the handover of the country - a former British colony to China. A...

US police reveal Virginia shooter’s identity

The gunman, who killed 12 people and wounded four others in a local administration building, on Friday. Police said he was named Dwyane Craddock, a disgruntled engineer working in the city administration. A municipal building in Virginia Beach, was turned...

Sri Lanka Explosion : Police raid, three suspects arrested

According to police spokesman Ruwan Gunasekera, three suspects have been arrested following a raid on a house in Colombo following bomb attacks involving more than 200 people. The media reported three police officers were killed. The investigators were currently...

Crimes rose despite forming street watch force: Mian Zahid

President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), President All Karachi Industrial Alliance (AKIA), Senior Vice Chairman of the Businessmen Panel of FPCCI and former provincial minister, Mian Zahid Hussain on Friday said that for eradicating street crimes in Karachi...
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Bolstering the economy during the COVID-19 pandemic

As the tally of Coronavirus cases in Pakistan crosses 80,000, the impacts of the pandemic are beginning to gain...
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Australia pledges $207 million for a regional vaccine program

Australia will pledge 300 million Australian dollars (207 million US dollars) to provide vaccines for children in the Indian and Pacific region, Australian Minister...

Emergency in Russia after 20 thousand tons of fuel leaked into a river in Norilsk

Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered the lifting of the state of emergency in the city of Norilsk, Siberia, after 20,000 tons of fuel...

The UN Economic Council holds a meeting to discuss helping governments recover from Corona

The United Nations Economic and Social Council UN ECOSOC held a wide-ranging political debate to explore funding options for the pandemic and to mobilize...

Tokyo to issue an alert on the Coronavirus after 34 new cases have been confirmed

Japanese government sources said today, Tuesday, that the capitalist government of Tokyo is considering issuing what the governor of Tokyo, Yoriko Koike, called "the...