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US fights harder against China than coronavirus: Global Times editorial

US fights harder against China than coronavirus: Global Times editorial

Photo taken on March 27 shows the White House in Washington DC. Photo: Xinhua Confirmed cases of coronavirus in the US will surely exceed 5 million on Sunday. Meanwhile, the death toll has passed 160,000. It is estimated that the figure may hit 300,000 by the end of this year. It is just appalling that […]

Boris urged to give teachers and pupils weekly coronavirus tests as schools reopen

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Boris urged to give teachers and pupils weekly coronavirus tests as schools reopen

Boris Johnson is being urged to test teachers and pupils weekly once they return to school (Picture: PA/ Getty) Boris urged to give teachers and pupils weekly coronavirus tests as schools reopen View 3 comments Lucy MiddletonMonday 10 Aug 2020 6:54 am Share this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messenger […]

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Shortages threaten Trump’s plan for rapid coronavirus tests Manufacturers of antigen tests say they are nowhere near able to meet demand.

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Shortages threaten Trump’s plan for rapid coronavirus tests Manufacturers of antigen tests say they are nowhere near able to meet demand.

The Trump administration is gambling that a new generation of fast, cheap coronavirus tests can bring the U.S. outbreak under control. The challenge now is getting enough of these tests to pursue that strategy. The rapid antigen tests, which hunt for proteins on the virus’ surface, give results in less than 30 minutes. They are […]

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Preliminary election results: Lukashenko gets 80.23% of votes

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Preliminary election results: Lukashenko gets 80.23% of votes

MINSK, 10 August (BelTA) – The Central Election Commission of Belarus has announced preliminary results of Belarus’ presidential election. The incumbent president Aleksandr Lukashenko got 80.23% of the votes, BelTA has learned. According to the preliminary information, Svetlana Tikhanovskaya was the candidate of choice for 9.9% of voters. Anna Kanopatskaya received 1.68% of the votes, […]

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The Government of Germany donated COVID-19 protection equipment’s CDC, Africa

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The Government of Germany donated COVID-19 protection equipment’s CDC, Africa

The German Epidemic Preparedness Team, on behalf of the Government of Germany, has donated SARS-CoV-2 extraction and test kits, capable of conducting 1.3 million tests, to the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC). A first batch of the test kits was handed over today to the Africa CDC by Heiko Nitzschke, Chargé […]

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US may lose in Trump’s TikTok war, expert warns

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US may lose in Trump’s TikTok war, expert warns

NEW YORK – As the Trump administration is threatening to ban popular apps including TikTok and WeChat, “the United States may lose in Trump’s war,” warned an expert. Wei Shangjin, professor of finance and economics at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Business and School of International and Public Affairs, said forcing TikTok to be sold […]

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Lebanon’s information minister resigns amid violent protests after deadly Beirut blast

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Lebanon’s information minister resigns amid violent protests after deadly Beirut blast

MMinister of Information Manal Abdel Samad during an official meeting at the Grand Serail government headquarters in the capital Beirut, on April 24, 2020   –   Copyright  AFP PHOTO / HO / DALATI AND NOHRA Lebanon’s information minister Manal Abdel Samad announced on Sunday she is stepping down amid violent protests erupted after a blast that killed over 150 […]

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World leaders to hold video summit to raise aid for Beirut

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World leaders to hold video summit to raise aid for Beirut

French President Emmanuel Macron delivers his speech during a press conference in Beirut on August 6, 2020, two days after a massive explosion devastated the Lebanese capital.   | Photo Credit: AFP  The conference aimed to mobilise funding from Europe, the U.S. and regional states to provide medicine, care, food, and housing. French President Emmanuel Macron […]

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Disaster-Hit Beirut Braces for Protests amid Grief and Anger

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Disaster-Hit Beirut Braces for Protests amid Grief and Anger

Thousands of Lebanese prepared Saturday for a major protest against a political leadership they blame for a monster explosion that killed more than 150 people and disfigured the capital Beirut. Two days after a landmark visit by French President Emmanuel Macron, diplomatic activity intensified in Beirut to organise international support for the disaster-hit country ahead […]

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Police fire tear gas at Lebanese protesting government in aftermath of Beirut explosion

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Police fire tear gas at Lebanese protesting government in aftermath of Beirut explosion

Security forces fire tear gas at demonstrators during a protest near the parliament in Beirut on August 8, 2020. © Thaier Al-Sudani, Reuters Lebanese riot police fired tear gas at demonstrators trying to break through a barrier to get to the parliament building in central Beirut on Saturday as new protests erupted against the political leadership […]

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