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Live COVID-19 updates: Brazilian president takes new coronavirus test

BEIJING, July 7 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - ...


Nigeria to disinfect schools ahead of class resumption

ABUJA, July 6 (Xinhua) -- The Nigerian government on Monday said the disinfection of schools to curb the spread of ...


Nigeria to continue to promote good relationship with China: minister

LAGOS, July 6 (Xinhua) -- The Nigerian government on Monday pledged to continue to ensure the sustainability of the already ...


Quotes of the Day from Xinhua World News, July 6

CANBERRA -- The Australian government has announced a new Recycling Modernisation Fund (RMF) to boost the nation's waste and recycling ...


International

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38% of Americans approve of President Donald Trump's performance

A new Gallup poll showed Monday that 38% of Americans approve of President Donald Trump's White House performance, a figure ...

North Dakota pipeline supported by Trump ordered to be closed

A U.S. federal judge ruled Monday that a controversial pipeline that runs through Native American lands in North Dakota be ...

Philippine military thwarts CNT militants attack on construction site

CAMP SIONGCO, Maguindanao, Philippines - Troops of the 37th Infantry Battalion, under 603rd Infantry Brigade, foiled a communist NPA (CNT) ...

Yair Netanyahu making name for himself at home and abroad

JERUSALEM - As scandal-plagued Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stands trial for corruption, his 28-year-old son has emerged as a driving ...

Nick Cordero dies from Covid-19 after 90 days in intensive care

WASHINGTON, DC - Broadway actor Nick Cordero, aged 41, has passed away after a long battle with coronavirus.According to Variety, ...

Virus continues spreading in United States, but death rate in retreat

WASHINGTON, DC - The novel coronavirus is continuing to spread in the United States, particularly in the western and southern ...

Business

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Hong Kong markets lose ground, rest of Asia closes mixed

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks were mixed in Asia on Tuesday.China's big run on Monday sapped its market, however the Shanghai ...

Big move in electric rickshaw industry, Ampere swoops on Bestway

Ampere Vehicles is acquiring Noida based E-3Wheeler company, Bestway Agencies Pvt. Ltd. (BAPL), which sells e-Rickshaws under the ELE brand. ...

Strong gains on U.S. stock markets, technology shares do best

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks hit the road running on Monday starting the week off with appreciable gains ...

Last year 53.6 million metric tons of e-waste was generated globally

One of the lessons the current coronavirus pandemic has taught us is that we depend on electronic devices more than ...

Demand for oil may have peaked

PARIS, France - Although crude prices have rebounded from coronavirus crisis lows, oil executives and experts are starting to ask ...

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My dream has always been to play under Dhoni: Sandeep Sharma

New Delhi [India], July 7 (ANI): As wicket-keeper batsman Mahendra Singh Dhoni celebrates his 39th birthday today, bowler Sandeep Sharma ...


Over 3,000 Congolese refugees arrive in Uganda three days

More than 3,000 refugees from the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) arrived in Uganda between Wednesday and Friday last ...


Sanzaar boss confident 2020 Rugby Championship can take place

, Marinos said he remained optimistic that the four-nation event will be staged in 2020.He said the likely destination would ...


South Africa must take a stand on 'Black Lives Matter': Lungi Ngidi

Cape Town [South Africa], July 7 (ANI): South Africa pacer Lungi Ngidi has said that the side needs to take ...


Donald Trump, black NASCAR driver in war of words over noose protest

Trump said.Wallace responded with an uplifting message "to the next generation" - and a denunciation of the president.The 26-year-old encouraged ...


Isaah Mhlanga | Just how big a risk is bubonic plague?

The plague did not disappear completely, as it emerged again and killed 20% of London's population and more than 12 ...


Hotel Review

Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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