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 2020-04-03 11:00 

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Let's Jump: Labrador Retriever Enjoys Its Time on the Trampoline...

As the whole world is now living through difficult times, we should appreciate every reason for joy to keep ourselves optimistic....

 2020-04-03 10:55 

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Coronavirus Patient Monitoring System Launches in Moscow...

The day before, the Moscow authorities extended restrictions on public events and ordered the closure of all non-essential shops, restaurants, cafes, and bars until May 1 as part of efforts to curb the spread of the coronavirus disease....

 2020-04-03 10:45 

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Iran's UN Envoy Says 'No One Fooled' by American Lies as Pompeo Accuses Tehran of Killings Abroad...

On Thursday, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo alleged than Iran has been using 'agents of terror' disguised as diplomats in a string of assassinations and bomb plots across Europe. Pompeo made the claims in the wake of a report citing US intellig...

 2020-04-03 10:39 

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Up to One in 15 Londoners May be Infected With COVID-19, Study Claims...

On Thursday, the United Kingdom reported its largest day-on-day increase in the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases and the resultant death toll, as the total number of positive tests since the start of the outbreak soared past 30,000....

 2020-04-03 10:18 

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Out for a Stroll in the Hills, Carefree Jumbo Scares Away Biker on Road in India - Video...

New Delhi (Sputnik): As per the latest census, India hosts the largest number of Asian elephants in the word with 27,000. Incidents of these animals entering residential areas in cities is becoming commonplace in many states in the country....

 2020-04-03 10:10 

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India's Ruling BJP to Hold Stakeholder Consultation on Economic Stimulus Package Amid Corona Crisis...

New Delhi (Sputnik): The global health emergency that has befallen India since COVID-19 arrived on 30 January has severely impacted sectors including aviation, hospitality, tourism and manufacturing in an already-strained economy, where Gross Domestic Pro...

 2020-04-03 10:09 

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Putin to Hold Meeting on Energy Markets Later on Friday...

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold a meeting on the global energy markets with cabinet leadership, the presidential administration, and heads of the largest oil companies on Friday, presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said....

 2020-04-03 10:06 

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Thousands of Prostitutes Are Left Homeless in Germany as Brothels Shut Down Amid Pandemic Report...

Prostitution is considered to be a legal activity in Germany, with many sex workers classified as self-employed. However, as the coronavirus pandemic has shut down many non-essential businesses in the country, including adult-entertainment establishments,...

 2020-04-03 09:58 

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Memes Ignite Twitter as Indian PM Modi Calls on People to Light Lamps to Defeat COVID-19...

New Delhi (Sputnik): Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Friday asked fellow citizens to "turn of all the lights in your homes" to show the resolve and fight against the darkness of COVID-19....

 2020-04-03 09:40 

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Number of Coronavirus Cases in Spain Surges to 117,710, Death Toll Nears 11,000...
 2020-04-03 09:37 

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Germany's Merkel Ends Her Self-Quarantine and Returns to Chancellery...
 2020-04-03 09:36 

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Kuwait Backs Saudi Arabia's Call for Emergency Meeting of Oil Producing Nations - Minister...

DOHA (Sputnik) - Kuwait backs Saudi Arabia's initiative to call an emergency meeting of oil-producing countries to stabilise the crashing market, Oil Minister Khaled Ali Al-Fadhel told the KUNA news agency on Friday, noting that they would welcome non...

 2020-04-03 09:31 

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Unnerved by Market Mayhem, US Shale Drillers Lobby Trump for Foreign Sanctions, Import Ban Report...

Falling demand for oil and a growing oversupply caused a collapse in oil prices last month, threatening US shale oil companies, which operate at higher costs. Industry representatives have been seeking to limit the output to prop up prices, in addition to...

 2020-04-03 09:26 

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The Banks are Failing us...

Social commentator and editor of www.altnewsmedia.net, David Vance is Jon Gaunt's guest this week and he wastes no time in shooting from the lip....

 2020-04-03 08:59 

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Sky Broadband Internet Reportedly Down for Customers Across UK Amid Covid-19 Lockdown...

According to media reports, Sky broadband is down across the UK as users report that they are unable to access the internet....

 2020-04-03 08:53 

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Poland to Delay 10 April Memorial for Late President Kaczynski in Russia...

WARSAW (Sputnik) - The Polish delegation will postpone the commemorative events for former leader Lech Kaczynski, scheduled to take place on 10 April in the Russian city of Smolensk, where his plane crashed in 2010, Michal Dworczyk, the head of the prime ...

 2020-04-03 08:53 

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Indian Police Lodge Case Against Six Islamic Scholars for Making Obscene Gesture to Nurses...

New Delhi (Sputnik): Around 9,000 members of Tablighi Jamat, an Islamic missionary movement, including hundreds of foreign nationals, attended a 3-day annual congregation in Delhi which started on16 March. Several hundred foreign delegates of the congrega...

 2020-04-03 08:47 

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Russia Will Deliver Virologists, Medical Equipment to Serbia to Help Combat Coronavirus...

The day before, Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Serbian counterpart, Aleksandar Vucic, discussed the possibility of cooperating in the fight against coronavirus, with Moscow pledging to provide humanitarian assistance to the country....

 2020-04-03 08:43 

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So Long 2I/Borisov! First Interstellar Comet to Visit Our Solar System Spotted Falling Apart...

Since 2I/Borisov comet, an interstellar object discovered last August by an amateur astronomer in Crimea, approached the Sun on 8 December 2019, scientists had been watching it closely to ascertain whether it will continue its way through the universe or ...

 2020-04-03 08:41 

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Putin Orders to Boost Production of Protective, Disinfection Equipment Amid COVID-19 Pandemic...

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russian President Vladimir Putin has instructed the government to increase the production of personal protective equipment and disinfection products in the necessary volumes and create a reserve in the light of growing COVID-19 pandemic...

 2020-04-03 08:33 

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Russian Military Holding Drills to Defend Crimea From Air Attack...

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Naval aviation and air defence units of Russia's Black Sea Fleet are taking part in an exercise aimed at defending Crimea from an aerial attack, the press service of the Russian Southern Military District said on Friday....

 2020-04-03 08:25 

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COVID-19 Spreading Among Retirement Homes Across Sweden, Elderly Residents 'Terrified'...

In some places, the problem is exacerbated by the lack of protective material, which may run out after several days or hours at worst, healthcare professionals admitted....

 2020-04-03 08:25 

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'Try Reverse Corona': Bollywood Star Amitabh Bachchan Urges Fans to Stay at Home...

New Delhi (Sputnik): Amitabh Bachchan's recent post on COVID-19 allegedly spreading from flies, and tweets with "fake information" related to the public curfew that took place on 22 March in India didn't go down well with a lot of netizens...

 2020-04-03 08:22 

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Israeli Prime Minister Tests Negative for COVID-19...

TEL AVIV (Sputnik) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has tested negative for COVID-19, the government's press service said on Friday....

 2020-04-03 08:05 

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Russian Navy to Get First Borei-A Class Nuclear-Powered Submarine in April - Shipbuilder...

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The Russian Navy will receive the first Borei-A class strategic nuclear-powered submarine, Knyaz Vladimir, this month, United Shipbuilding Corporation President Alexey Rakhmanov said on Friday....

 2020-04-03 08:02 

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Biggest Coronavirus Hospital in UK Opens at The Excel Convention Centre Video...

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the UK's COVID-19 death toll stands at 2,532, while 29,478 have tested positive for coronavirus infections....

 2020-04-03 07:57 

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Danish Emergency Law: Double Penalty for Coronavirus-Related Crimes, Expulsion of Foreign Criminals...

The law also includes a quadrupling of penalties for attempts to abuse the state relief measures to help businesses survive the epidemic....

 2020-04-03 07:47 

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India to Shimmer on Sunday Evening as Modi Urges 1.3 Bln Countrymen to Light Lamps Amid Lockdown...

New Delhi (Sputnik): At a time when a sense of despair prevails among people holed up in their homes amid India's 21-day lockdown, the nation's prime minister has once again asked people to participate in an activity which symbolises defeating dar...

 2020-04-03 07:46 

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What's Inside Britain's New Coronavirus Strategy?...

The Johnson government has set an ambitious goal of ramping up daily testing to 100,000 by the end of April, a dramatic reassessment of its earlier pledge to test 25,000 people a day by that date....

 2020-04-03 07:32 

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Russia Confirms 601 New Coronavirus Cases in 24 Hours Bringing Total to 4,149...

Russia registered 601 new cases of coronavirus infection in 24 hours, the number of confirmed cases now reaches 4,149, the federal COVID-19 response centre said Friday....

 2020-04-03 07:27 

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Peak of Coronavirus Cases Expected in Next Few Weeks - UK Health Minister...

As of Friday, the total number of coronavirus cases worldwide reached 1,015,709, according to Johns Hopkins University with the total number of confirmed cases in the UK reaching 33,718 and nearly 3,000 fatalities....

 2020-04-03 07:07 

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US, EU, UK Block Russia's UNGA Resolution on Sanctions Relief Amid COVID-19...

UNITED NATIONS (Sputnik) - The United States, the European Union, the United Kingdom, Ukraine and Georgia have blocked a Russia-drafted UN General Assembly resolution calling for solidarity and global sanctions relief in the face of the coronavirus pandem...

 2020-04-03 06:53 

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Prince Charles Will Open Built-in-Nine-Days Hospital to Treat COVID-19 After Recovering From Virus...

The eldest son of Elizabeth II, Prince Charles, has just left self-isolation after testing positive for coronavirus on 25 March. As of 3 April, there are still more than 34,000 registered cases of the infection in the United Kingdom, according to Johns Ho...

 2020-04-03 06:50 

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Russia's EU Envoy on Claims of COVID-19 Disinformation: Strange to Play Blame Game at Time Like This...

BRUSSELS (Sputnik) - Russia's permanent representative to the European Union, Vladimir Chizhov, has denounced in an interview recent claims by a European Parliament political group about Russia's disinformation campaign on the coronavirus, saying ...

 2020-04-03 06:20 

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Russia's Services PMI Down to 37.1 Points in March Due to Coronavirus Outbreak...

Russia's Services PMI is an index which indicates upwards or downwards trends in various manufacturing and service-related sectors of the economy. When it falls below 50 points, it indicates a decline in economic activity....

 2020-04-03 06:02 

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Egyptian Health Ministry Registers Record-High Daily Increase in COVID-19 Cases...

CAIRO (Sputnik) - Egypt has recorded 86 new coronavirus infection cases over the past 24 hours, which is the highest daily increase in the country with now a total of 865 confirmed cases, the Egyptian Health Ministry said on Friday....

 2020-04-03 05:44 

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Brent Crude Price Drops to $28.4 Per Barrel on London's ICE - Trading Data...

The cost of June Brent crude oil futures on the London ICE exchange accelerated a decline which began the day before and reached the level of $28.4 per barrel, which is 5.1% lower than the previous session....

 2020-04-03 05:40 

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Game Over? Foreign Military Forces Pull Out of Major Drills in Sweden Amid COVID-19 Pandemic...

The original layout for the $65 million drill anticipated 25,000 participants, including 3,000 from twelve foreign countries. However, due to the coronavirus outbreak and widespread cancellation calls, the fate of the drill will be decided on 6 April....

 2020-04-03 05:27 

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Corona Beer Brewing Temporarily Halted in Mexico Amid COVID-19 Outbreak - Reports...

Beer production in Mexico was suspended for a month in connection with the introduction of a public health emergency due to the coronavirus epidemic....

 2020-04-03 05:00 

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Are Sex Workers a Driving Force Behind Many Corona Cases in Tokyo's Kabukicho District?...

A soaring number of coronavirus cases has been registered in Tokyo's Shinjuku Ward, home to the world-renown red-light district Kabukicho, posing questions to local authorities....

 2020-04-03 04:34 

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Number of Confirmed Coronavirus Cases in Germany Surges to 79,696, Death Toll Reaches 1,017...

The worldwide number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus disease has reached 900,306, with 45,693 having died of COVID-19, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on late Thursday....

 2020-04-03 04:30 

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Cute Golden Retriever Swims in Pool...

The best friend of the family, an attentive nanny for children, an ideal companion for spending time - this is how a golden retriever could be described. The high intelligence of this dog allows it to capture the tiniest intonations of its owner and reali...

 2020-04-03 04:25 

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Chinese Authorities Declare National Mourning on Saturday to Commemorate COVID-19 Victims...

BEIJING (Sputnik) The Chinese State Council decided on Friday to declare Saturday a national mourning day to commemorate the victims of the COVID-19 outbreak in the country....

 2020-04-03 03:49 

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Trump Slams 3M Over Masks After Invoking Defence Production Act On Company...

According to the Act, the President is allowed to demand national companies produce goods that are deemed necessary to 'promote the national defence'....

 2020-04-03 03:40 

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Pence Says Updated CDC Guidance on Wearing Facemasks Will Come Out in Next Several Days...

According to the US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention website, one does not need to wear a facemask if they are not sick unless they are caring for a sick person....

 2020-04-03 02:31 

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Hospital Built in Bergamo With Help of Russian Military May Receive Patients Monday - Russian MoD...

MOSCOW (Sputnik) A new field hospital, which has been constructed in the northern Italian city of Bergamo with the help of the Russian military, is going to receive its first patients with COVID-19 on Monday, the Russian Defence Ministry said on Friday....

 2020-04-03 02:13 

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Asia-Pacific Stocks Go Up After Rally in Oil Prices...

Wall Street's three main stock indexes - the Dow Jones, the S&P 500, and the Nasdaq Composite - also rose about 2 percent each on Thursday following a surge in oil prices on Thursday....

 2020-04-03 01:15 

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'Never Knew How Bad a Senator You Are': Trump Reacts to Criticism From Schumer...

Senator Schumer from New York previously sent a letter to the White House criticising the US president's handling of the COVID-19 situation in the United States....

 2020-04-03 00:58 

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New York's Rikers Island Inmates 'Dehumanized' By Digging Mass Graves for City's COVID-19 Dead...

In addition to producing hand sanitizer for the state of New York, inmates at Rikers Island have been enlisted to dig graves for victims of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus, even as the virus spreads through the facility itself. However, according to two jo...

 2020-04-03 00:46 

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Phoney Calls...

US President Trump is claiming that he phoned Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman and arranged for him to call Russian President Vladimir Putin in an attempt to resolve the oil price war between Russia and Saudi Arabia. However, the Kremlin says this c...

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