Day: June 1, 2020


Trump bans entry of certain groups of Chinese students to US

01/06/2020

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Adding that the PRC authorities use some Chinese students, mostly post‑graduate students and post-doctorate researchers, to operate as non-traditional collectors of intellectual property, US President Donald Trump stated that entry of certain Chinese students to study or conduct research in the US would be detrimental to the interest of the country.

China home-built aircraft carrier conducting sea trials

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The Shandong’s commissioning last year by Chinese President Xi Jinping underscored the country’s rise as a regional naval power at a time of tensions with the US and others over trade, Taiwan and the South China Sea. It is the second Chinese aircraft carrier to enter service after the Liaoning, which was originally purchased as a hulk from Ukraine and entirely refurbished.

Officer charged with George Floyd’s death as protests flare

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The white Minneapolis police officer who pressed his knee into George Floyd’s neck as he begged for air was arrested on Friday and charged with murder, and crowds broke overnight curfews imposed to try to stem violent protests over police killings of African Americans that have spread to cities across the US.

Drive-in UK care home visits for socially distant times

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Nawaz Sharif was against Pakistan’s nuclear tests: Sheikh Rasheed

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Pakistan’s Railways Minister Shiekh Rashid on Saturday claimed that the then prime minister Nawaz Sharif was against conducting the nuclear tests in 1998 in response to India’s tests.

Israeli police kill unarmed Palestinian in Jerusalem

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Afghan reporter killed as govt says ready for Taliban dialogue

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A roadside bomb killed a television journalist in Kabul on Saturday, soon after a top Afghan official appointed to lead peace talks with the Taliban said his team was ready for the long-delayed dialogue. The insurgents denied responsibility for the blast, which targeted a minibus carrying 15 employees of private television channel Khurshid TV.

EU urges Trump to rethink cutting funding to WHO

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The European Union on Saturday urged US President Donald Trump to rethink his decision to cut American funding for the World Health Organisation amid global criticism of the move, as spiking infection rates in India and elsewhere served as a reminder the global pandemic is far from contained.

In unusual move, US embassies in Africa speak up on Floyd

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As Minneapolis burns over the police killing of George Floyd and shock and disappointment in Africa grow, some US embassies on the continent have taken the unusual step of issuing critical statements, saying no one is above the law.

Their Minneapolis restaurant burned, but they back the protest

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On Friday morning, as dawn broke through the smoke hanging over Minneapolis, the Gandhi Mahal Restaurant was severely damaged by fire. Hafsa Islam, whose father owns the Bangladeshi Indian restaurant with members of his family, woke at 6 am to hear the news. “At first, I was angry,” said Islam, 18. “This is my family’s main source of income.”