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59 killed in attack in northern Nigeria

59 killed in attack in northern Nigeria

At least 59 people have been killed in a suspected jihadist attack in north-eastern Nigeria.

2020-06-10 10:26:31
North Korea halts all communications with South in row over leafleting

North Korea halts all communications with South in row over leafleting

North Korea has said it will cut off all inter-Korean communication lines with the South, including a hotline between the two nations' leaders.

2020-06-09 18:36:12
Saudi virus cases top 100,000 with new spike ahead of the hajj

Saudi virus cases top 100,000 with new spike ahead of the hajj

The number of coronavirus cases in Saudi Arabia surpassed 100,000 on Sunday, the health ministry said, amid a new surge in infections just weeks ahead of the start of the hajj.

2020-06-08 15:36:10
Record single-day spike of 9,983 corona cases in India; total 7,135 deaths

Record single-day spike of 9,983 corona cases in India; total 7,135 deaths

The death toll due to COVID-19 rose to 7,135 and the number of cases climbed to 256,611 in India after it registered 206 fatalities and a record single-day spike of 9,983 cases till Monday 8am, according to the Union Health Ministry.

2020-06-08 15:16:32
New Zealand to lift all restrictions as it declares itself virus-free

New Zealand to lift all restrictions as it declares itself virus-free

New Zealand is set to lift almost all its coronavirus restrictions within hours as it reports there are no active cases in the country. It will move to level one, the lowest of its four-tier alert system, at midnight local time (12:00 GMT).

2020-06-08 15:08:00
Coronavirus: India confirms 248,114 cases, 6,954 deaths

Coronavirus: India confirms 248,114 cases, 6,954 deaths

India has reported 2,48,114 cases and 6,954 deaths from coronavirus till Sunday (June 7), according to latest figure from worldometer.

2020-06-07 19:12:58
Coronavirus: India confirms 227,029 cases, 6,363 deaths

Coronavirus: India confirms 227,029 cases, 6,363 deaths

India has reported 227,029 cases and 6,363 deaths from coronavirus till Friday, according to latest news from worldometer.

2020-06-06 13:45:31
UK second country to cross 40,000 COVID-19 deaths

UK second country to cross 40,000 COVID-19 deaths

Another 357 COVID-19 patients have died in Britain as of Thursday afternoon, bringing the total coronavirus-related death toll in the country to 40,261, the British Department of Health and Social Care said on Friday.

2020-06-06 13:33:34
Trudeau takes a knee with Canada protesters for racial justice

Trudeau takes a knee with Canada protesters for racial justice

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday joined thousands of protesters in taking a knee in front of parliament in solidarity with US protesters marching against racism and police brutality.

2020-06-06 12:36:24
Coronavirus: India confirms 216,919 cases, 6,088 deaths 

Coronavirus: India confirms 216,919 cases, 6,088 deaths 

India has reported 216,919 cases and 6,088 deaths from coronavirus till Thursday, according to latest data from worldometer.

2020-06-04 14:46:45
Coronavirus: India confirms 5,833 deaths and 208,252 cases 

Coronavirus: India confirms 5,833 deaths and 208,252 cases 

India has reported 5,833 deaths and 208,252 cases from coronavirus till Wednesday, according to latest data from worldometer.

2020-06-03 16:55:38
UK to change immigration rules for Hong Kong citizens if China passes law

UK to change immigration rules for Hong Kong citizens if China passes law

Britain will change its immigration rules and offer millions of people in Hong Kong "a route to citizenship" if China imposes new security laws, Boris Johnson has said.

2020-06-03 12:16:05
Cyclone Nisarga intensifies as it approaches Mumbai

Cyclone Nisarga intensifies as it approaches Mumbai

A cyclone moving across the Arabian Sea to the Indian coastal city of Mumbai has intensified, forecasters say.

2020-06-03 12:06:26
George Floyd death: Trump threatens to send in army to end unrest

George Floyd death: Trump threatens to send in army to end unrest

President Donald Trump has threatened to send in the military to quell growing civil unrest in the US over the death of a black man in police custody.

2020-06-02 18:46:37
George Floyd death: Violence erupts on sixth day of protests in US

George Floyd death: Violence erupts on sixth day of protests in US

Violence has erupted in cities across the US on the sixth night of protests sparked by the death in police custody of African-American George Floyd.

2020-06-01 20:08:31