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Trump admin recommends face covering as US death toll crosses 7,100

New York, April 4 (IANS) US President Donald Trump announced new guidelines on Friday recommending that Americans wear face coverings while…

7 lakh jobs gone in 14 days, worst yet to come in US

Washington, April 4 (IANS) The worst stage of coronavirus pandemic became visible in the US when the Donald Trump government reported…

IMF chief warns of recession worse than 2008 global financial crisis

Geneva, April 4 (IANS) International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva has warned of a recession worse than the…

Xi leads national mourning for COVID-19 victims

Beijing, April 4 (IANS) Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday led a national mourning for the people who lost their lives…

UK’s Labour Party to announce Jeremy Corbyn’s successor

London, April 4 (IANS) The UK’s main opposition Labour Party will on Saturday announce the winner of a three-month contest to…

UK COVID-19 peak ‘may come on Easter Sunday’

London, April 4 (IANS) UK Health Secretary Matt Hancock has said it was “perfectly possible” that the deadliest day of the…

Trump fires intel official who handled whistleblower complaint

Washington, April 4 (IANS) US President Donald Trump told Congress that he has fired Michael Atkinson, the Intelligence Community Inspector General…

UN chief reiterates global ceasefire appeal as world fights COVID-19

United Nations, April 4 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday said that the international community should focus only on…

When, and How, Does the Coronavirus Pandemic End?

(Rahnuma) With confirmed cases of Covid-19 globally exceeding 1 million and more countries going into lockdown to slow the pandemic, the…

Noam Chomsky: ‘Coronavirus pandemic could have been prevented’

(Rahnuma) The coronavirus crisis could have been prevented because there was enough information available to the world, according to Noam Chomsky,…
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