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 2020-06-05 16:48 

Bahrain News Agency

Little progress on Brexit free trade deal, EU and UK say...
 2020-06-05 16:44 

Press Trust of India

Amarnath Yatra: 'Pratham Pooja' held in Jammu...

Jammu, Jun 5 (PTI) The traditional 'Pratham Pooja' (first prayer) for the annual pilgrimage to the holy cave shrine of Amarnath in South Kashmir Himalayas was held here on Friday, officials said. Normally, the ceremony marks the start of the Amarn...

 2020-06-05 16:43 

TASS

Putin says essential to enshrine animal rights protection in Russian constitution...
 2020-06-05 16:42 

ANA-MPA

EU's Centeno and Dombrovskis: Greece will emerge stronger from the crisis...

Greece will emerge stronger from the coronavirus crisis, as the government was fast in taking......

 2020-06-05 16:41 

Xinhuanet

Large-scale harvest work of wheat by agricultural machinery starts in Hebei...
 2020-06-05 16:41 

Xinhuanet

Liaison office of Chinese central gov't in HKSAR collects opinions on national security legislation...

HONG KONG, June 5 (Xinhua) -- The Liaison Office of the Central People's Government (LOCPG) in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) said on Friday that it has collected more than 130 written opinions on the national security legislation...

 2020-06-05 16:41 

Xinhuanet

Wen'an in N China boasts forest coverage rate of 33%...

Citizens exercise at a forest park in Wen'an County, north China's Hebei Province, June 5, 2020. Integrating the urban construction with afforestation, Wen'an has made endeavours to achieve the harmony between humans and nature in recent years...

 2020-06-05 16:41 

Xinhuanet

Online hosts promote garments via livestream platform in Hebei...
 2020-06-05 16:41 

Xinhuanet

Xi calls for "China-France contributions" to winning global COVID-19 fight...

BEIJING, June 5 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday called for "China-France contributions" to winning the global battle against the COVID-19 pandemic....

 2020-06-05 16:41 

Xinhuanet

Construction of Shanghai-Suzhou-Huzhou high-speed railway launched...

A journalist reports at the launching ceremony of the construction of the Shanghai-Suzhou-Huzhou high-speed railway in Huzhou, east China's Zhejiang Province, June 5, 2020. Construction on a new high-speed railway linking Shanghai and the neighboring ...

 2020-06-05 16:41 

Xinhuanet

Xi pledges continuous support for Costa Rica's COVID-19 fight...

BEIJING, June 5 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping said Friday that China will continue to offer firm support for Costa Rica's fight against COVID-19 as the coronavirus disease outbreak remains serious in Latin America....

 2020-06-05 16:38 

UPI

Big guns return to the track in weekend horse racing...

Horse racing breaks well free of the COVID-19 pandemic restrictions this weekend -- albeit without fans -- with the first of the British Classics, the Santa Anita Derby and important races in newly reopened Belmont Park....

 2020-06-05 16:36 

UPI

Stocks boom Friday after report shows major U.S. job growth...

U.S. stocks boomed early Friday following a major surprise in the federal government's labor report that showed the economy grew by more than 2 million jobs last month....

 2020-06-05 16:34 

AP

Malaria drug didn't help virus patients, big UK study finds...

Leaders of a large study in the United Kingdom that is rigorously testing the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine and other medicines for hospitalized COVID-19 patients say they will stop putting......

 2020-06-05 16:33 

Kuwait News Agency

EU-UK talks on future relations make no progress...

BRUSSELS, June 5 (KUNA) -- The fourth round of negotiations between the European Union and the United Kingdom on their future relationship ended Friday without making any headway. Speaking at an online press conference today, EU's chief negotiator Mic...

 2020-06-05 16:32 

AP

NCAA hits Oklahoma St with postseason ban in corruption case...

An NCAA infractions committee panel announced Friday that former Oklahoma State assistant men's basketball coach Lamont Evans violated ethical-conduct rules by accepting up to $22,000 in bribes......

 2020-06-05 16:31 

UPI

[ Science ]

Genomic researchers detail the peopling of the Caribbean...

Thanks to new analysis of the genomes of 93 ancient Caribbean islanders, researchers are gaining new insights into the Caribbean islands' earliest settlers....

 2020-06-05 16:31 

UPI

Oprah Winfrey to host two-night special about racism...

Oprah Winfrey will speak with black leaders in "Where Do We Go From Here," an OWN special airing June 9 and 10, in the wake of George Floyd's death....

 2020-06-05 16:30 

IANS

L&T logs 6.5% fall in Q4 net profit at Rs 3,197 cr...

Mumbai, June 5 (IANS) Larsen & Toubro Friday reported a 6.47 per cent fall in its consolidated net profit of Rs 3,197 crore in the January-March quarter for the financial year 2019-20....

 2020-06-05 16:29 

Reuters Canada

Cate Blanchett reveals 'a bit of a chainsaw accident'...

Actress Cate Blanchett suffered an accident with a chainsaw during the coronavirus lockdown with her family, she revealed during a podcast....

 2020-06-05 16:28 

Reuters

[ US ]

Criminal probe launched of police seen shoving elderly man in Buffalo, says prosecutor's office...

Two Buffalo, New York, police officers who video showed shoving a 75-year-old protestor to the ground on Thursday are under investigation for potential criminal liability, a spokeswoman for the region's district attorney said on Friday....

 2020-06-05 16:26 

TASS

Russian Northern Fleet tracking French guided missile frigate Aquitaine in Barents Sea...

Russia's National Defense Control Center announced in early May that the Northern Fleet's forces started tracking the US destroyers Donald Cook, Porter and Roosevelt that had entered the Barents Sea...

 2020-06-05 16:24 

UPI

Watch: Woman, dog rescued from Massachusetts sewer...

Firefighters in Massachusetts came to the rescue of a woman who chased her dog into an underground pipe and ended up stranded with the canine in the sewer....

 2020-06-05 16:24 

Ynetnews

Russia to respond in kind after Czech expulsion of two embassy staff - RIA...
 2020-06-05 16:24 

AFP

Liverpool cleared to win Premier League at Anfield...

Premier League leaders Liverpool could claim a first title for 30 years at Anfield after the initial batch of fixtures of the restart was announced on Friday....

 2020-06-05 16:23 

Ynetnews

Saudi Arabia reimposes curfew in Jeddah for two weeks -SPA agency...
 2020-06-05 16:22 

Ynetnews

Iran confirms talks "months ago" with Richardson over White's release...
 2020-06-05 16:22 

AP

Maryland moves into Phase 2 of coronavirus reopening plan...

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland is easing more restrictions imposed to stop the spread of the coronavirus by allowing more businesses to reopen on Friday.Gov. Larry Hogan announced......

 2020-06-05 16:21 

SANA

The Azem Palace, unique masterpiece returns to spotlight in "culture in your home"...

Damascus, SANA_ The Azm Archaeological Palace, which is one of the most important historical structures in the old quarter of Damascus, is yet to restore its role in cultural life, notably affected by the Coronavirus measures. The Palace will host a conce...

 2020-06-05 16:21 

Press Trust of India

Man commits suicide at AIIMS, Delhi...

(Eds: Adding doctor's quote) New Delhi, Jun 5 (PTI) A 22-year-old man, who was admitted to AIIMS here for treatment of cancer, allegedly committed suicide on Friday by hanging himself from the grill of a staircase, police said.The man has been identif...

 2020-06-05 16:19 

Saudi Press Agency

OPEC Basket Price Stood, at $35.46...
 2020-06-05 16:19 

Saudi Press Agency

Saudi Program for Development, Reconstruction of Yemen Mobilizes Efforts to Thwart Rains, Flash Floods' Risks, in Aden...
 2020-06-05 16:18 

Ynetnews

50 thousand Muslim worshipers fail to observe guidelines on Temple Mount...
 2020-06-05 16:17 

Reuters Africa

Italy's records 85 new coronavirus deaths on Friday, 518 new cases...

Deaths from the COVID-19 epidemic in Italy climbed by 85 on Friday against 88 the day before, the Civil Protection Agency said, while the daily tally of new cases jumped to 518 from 177 on Thursday....

 2020-06-05 16:17 

AFP

Chelsea declared English women's champions on points-per-game...

Chelsea were awarded the Women's Super League title on Friday as the Football Association applied a points-per-game formula to decide standings from the curtailed season....

 2020-06-05 16:16 

AP

US will allow limited flights by Chinese airlines, not a ban...

The Trump administration said Friday it will let Chinese airlines operate a limited number of flights to the U.S., backing down from a a threat to ban the flights.The decision......

 2020-06-05 16:15 

IANS

50 pilgrims at a time in Sabarimala as lockdown norms eased...

Thiruvananthapuram, June 5 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Friday said that following the easing of lockdown norms from Monday, places of worship will also be opened, but they will have to operate under strict guidelines....

 2020-06-05 16:15 

IANS

Corona positive woman enters Goa without test, probe ordered (Ld)...

Panaji, June 5 (IANS) Following opposition pressure, the Goa government on Friday initiated a probe into how an elderly woman related to a politician was allowed entry into the state by road last week without mandatory coronavirus test....

 2020-06-05 16:15 

SANA

WHO: COVID19 may never end before it disappears from the whole world...

Geneva, SANA- The World Health Organization(WHO) stressed that COVID19 epidemic will never end before it disappears from the whole world, referring that some states witness a light increase in the infected cases due to easing the general isolation measure...

 2020-06-05 16:15 

Reuters Africa

IAEA voices serious concern at Iran's stonewalling on old sites...

The U.N. nuclear watchdog expressed serious concern on Tuesday that Iran has continued for months to deny it access to sites of interest to it, describing previous suspected activities there that could have been part of a nuclear weapons programme....

 2020-06-05 16:15 

BloombergQuint

Ocean Discovery Complicates Plans to Slash Climate Pollution...

Ocean Discovery Complicates Plans to Slash Climate Pollution...

 2020-06-05 16:15 

BloombergQuint

Harvard Wins Apple, Twitter Backing on Use of Race in Admissions...

Harvard Wins Apple, Twitter Backing on Use of Race in Admissions...

 2020-06-05 16:14 

UPI

Reports: Israeli warplanes target Syrian weapons lab, at least 9 killed...

At least nine people were killed in an Israeli airstrike on a suspected weapons lab and factory in Syria on Thursday, according to a Syrian non-governmental organization based in Britain....

 2020-06-05 16:14 

Reuters Africa

Ex-China ambassador ignored Swedish policy in Gui Minhai case, says prosecutor...

Sweden...

 2020-06-05 16:13 

AK&M

Bank Saint Petersburg lowers acquiring fee...

NewswireStock IndexesExrateEquitiesAnalysisAbout AK&MServicesSite MapSupportBank Saint Petersburg has reduced the merchant acquiring fee applicable to payments for medical services to support businesses, the bank informed. The rate will be 1% of the trans...

 2020-06-05 16:13 

AK&M

Mechel's Board of Directors sets share repurchase price...

NewswireStock IndexesExrateEquitiesAnalysisAbout AK&MServicesSite MapSupportThe Board of Directors of Mechel PAO has determined the price at which the company will repurchase ordinary non-documentary shares equal to RUB 80.57 per share, the company inform...

 2020-06-05 16:11 

Reuters Africa

Cameroon military says missing journalist died in its custody...

Cameroon...

 2020-06-05 16:08 

TASS

Putin says nature is Russia's national treasure, should be protected...

According to the president, environment and ecological problems have always been and will always be the most sensible and important for society...

 2020-06-05 16:07 

AP

'Today we say no more': Jaguars march to sheriff's office...

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars held their own protest Friday against inequality and police brutality, marching from their stadium to the steps of the local sheriff's......

 2020-06-05 16:07 

Reuters Canada

Legend Biotech shares jump nearly 61% in U.S. market debut...

Shares of Legend Biotech , a cell therapy unit owned by Hong Kong-listed Genscript Biotech , jumped nearly 61% in their stock market debut, signaling strong investor appetite for new listings....

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