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 2020-07-09 18:07 

Reuters

[ Business ]

U.S. Fed buys $21.7 billion of mortgage bonds, sells $3.6 billion...

The Federal Reserve bought $21.685 billion of agency mortgage-backed securities in the week...

 2020-07-09 18:07 

Press Trust of India

Haryana to reduce syllabus for Classes 9 to 12...

Chandigarh, Jul 9 (PTI) To make up for the loss of studies due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Haryana government has decided to reduce the syllabus of Classes 9 to 12 in the current academic session. Education Minister Kanwar Pal said the government has...

 2020-07-09 18:06 

Press Trust of India

Assam flood situation deteriorates slightly...

Guwahati, Jul 9 (PTI) The flood situation in Assam deteriorated marginally on Thursday, affecting over 11,600 more people though the number of affected districts stayed at 12, a government report said here. The Assam State Disaster Management Authority (A...

 2020-07-09 18:05 

Reuters

[ Business ]

Dollar climbs from four-week low as U.S. stocks decline...
 2020-07-09 18:04 

Reuters

[ Business ]

Germany's Scholz praises work of new Irish Eurogroup chair...

Ireland's Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe will be the new chairman of the Eurogroup of eurozone finance ministers, his German counterpart Olaf Scholz said on Thursday after chairing a video meeting of the body....

 2020-07-09 18:04 

Reuters Africa

Explainer: What you need to know about Trump's battle with New York over his financial records...

A U.S. Supreme Court ruling on Thursday allowed the chief Manhattan prosecutor to obtain the financial records of President Donald Trump from third parties....

 2020-07-09 18:04 

UPI

Report: More migrants detained at U.S-Mexico border in June, but down form 2019...

About 40 percent more migrants were detained at the Mexico-U.S. border in June than the month before, but that number is down significantly from the same time in 2019, a government report released Thursday shows....

 2020-07-09 18:03 

Kuwait News Agency

Sudanese ministers resign pending cabinet reshuffle...

KHARTOUM, July 9 (KUNA) -- Sudanese Cabinet announced on Thursday accepting resignation of six ministers including those of the financial, external and energy portfolios pending a forthcoming reshuffle of the government. The premiership said in a statemen...

 2020-07-09 18:02 

Reuters

[ Business ]

FOREX-Dollar climbs from four-week low as U.S. stocks decline...
 2020-07-09 18:02 

Press Trust of India

India again rejects China's claim over Galwan Valley; another round of talks expected Friday...

(Eds: Updating) New Delhi, Jul 9 (PTI) India has once again rejected China's claim over Galwan Valley in eastern Ladakh even as both sides are expected to hold another round of diplomatic talks on the border row on Friday to thrash out modalities for ...

 2020-07-09 18:01 

TASS

US motives behind quitting WHO unclear, says Russia's UN ambassador...

This is not a very reasonable move, he believes, since "to a large extent, it is the US that controls this organization"...

 2020-07-09 18:01 

UPI

Look: Kid Cudi shares artwork for single with Eminem...

Kid Cudi and Eminem will release the song "The Adventures of Moon Man and Slim Shady" on Friday....

 2020-07-09 18:00 

UPI

New flu tracking system limited by lack of data from poorer communities, study finds...

A new system intended to monitor flu outbreaks performs well, but lacks data about communities that are most vulnerable should winter also bring a second wave of COVID-19....

 2020-07-09 18:00 

Reuters

[ Business ]

UPDATE 1-Ireland's Donohoe takes Eurogroup helm during worst recession...
 2020-07-09 18:00 

BloombergQuint

Pandemic Creates Germany-Sized Drop in Global Consumption...

Pandemic Creates Germany-Sized Drop in Global Consumption...

 2020-07-09 17:59 

AP

Police: Mother admits to starving daughter, dumping body...

SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — A Maryland woman accused of starving her 15-month-old daughter for more than three weeks has been charged with first-degree murder in the toddler's death, police said......

 2020-07-09 17:59 

Reuters

[ UK ]

More grim job losses as U.S. hits record high on new COVID cases...

As the number of new coronavirus cases in the United States rose to a single-day record, fresh government data on Thursday showed another 1.3 million Americans filed for jobless benefits, highlighting the pandemic's devastating impact on the economy....

 2020-07-09 17:59 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Pelosi confident U.S. Congress will produce strong coronavirus relief bill...

U.S. House of Representative Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Thursday she is...

 2020-07-09 17:59 

Reuters

[ World ]

Pelosi confident U.S. Congress will produce strong coronavirus relief bill...

U.S. House of Representative Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Thursday she is...

 2020-07-09 17:59 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Poland's ruling party leader slams foreign media 'intervention' in election...

The leader of Poland's ruling party, Jaroslaw Kaczynski, on Thursday accused the foreign media - in particular in Germany - of repeatedly meddling in Sunday's presidential election....

 2020-07-09 17:58 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 1-Pelosi confident U.S. Congress will produce strong coronavirus relief bill...

U.S. House of Representative Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Thursday she is...

 2020-07-09 17:58 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Pelosi confident U.S. Congress will produce strong coronavirus relief bill...
 2020-07-09 17:58 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Karpaty expelled from Ukrainian top flight...

Karpaty have been expelled from the Ukrainian Premier League after failing to turn up for two games in the championship last week, the country's Football Association (UAF) said on Thursday....

 2020-07-09 17:58 

Reuters

[ UK ]

U.S. CDC reports 3,047,671 coronavirus cases...

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Thursday reported 3,047,671 cases of the new coronavirus, an increase of 64,771 cases from its previous count, and said that the number of deaths had risen by 991 to 132,056....

 2020-07-09 17:58 

Reuters

U.S. CDC reports 3,047,671 coronavirus cases...

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Thursday reported 3,047,671 cases of the new coronavirus, an increase of 64,771 cases from its previous count, and said that the number of deaths had risen by 991 to 132,056.'...

 2020-07-09 17:58 

IANS

395 B'luru policemen test Covid positive hitherto: Official...

Bengaluru, July 9 (IANS) As many as 395 city policemen tested Covid positive since the start of the pandemic, said an official on Thursday....

 2020-07-09 17:58 

IANS

CM asks Covid-hit Bengaluru's residents not to visit home villages (Ld)...

Bengaluru, July 9 (IANS) Alarmed by the surging Covid cases across the state, especially in Bengaluru, Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa on Thursday urged the state capital's residents not to visit their villages to prevent the infection's...

 2020-07-09 17:58 

IANS

K'taka to allow private Covid Care Centres at capped prices...

Bengaluru, July 9 (IANS) Karnataka health department is allowing private medical establishments to set up Covid Care Centres (CCCs) to free up beds for moderate and severe cases, an official said on Thursday....

 2020-07-09 17:58 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Veteran female leaders to head WHO COVID-19 review amid anti-globalism barbs...

Avowed multilateralists Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and Helen Clark will lead a World Health Organization (WHO) panel scrutinising the global response to the COVID-19 pandemic just as international institutions are under fire....

 2020-07-09 17:57 

Reuters

Greek police use teargas on crowds protesting demonstration law...

Greek police used teargas to disperse hundreds of demonstrators who had assembled outside parliament on Thursday to protest a draft law discussed by lawmakers attempting to regulate street protests in the country.'...

 2020-07-09 17:57 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Eurogroup elects Ireland's Donohoe as its new chair...

The Eurogroup of euro zone finance ministers has elected Ireland's Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe as its new chair, an EU source said on Thursday....

 2020-07-09 17:57 

Reuters

Eurogroup elects Ireland's Donohoe as its new chair...

The Eurogroup of euro zone finance ministers elected Ireland's Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe as its new chair, it said in a statement on Thursday.'...

 2020-07-09 17:57 

Reuters

[ UK ]

BRIEF-U.S. CDC Reports 991 New Deaths Due To Coronavirus...

U.S. CDC :...

 2020-07-09 17:57 

Reuters

BRIEF-U.S. CDC Reports 991 New Deaths Due To Coronavirus...

U.S. CDC :'...

 2020-07-09 17:57 

Reuters

[ UK ]

New Eurogroup head Donohoe says wants 'inclusive and transparent' grouping...

The new head of the euro zone's grouping of finance ministers, Ireland's Paschal Donohoe, on Thursday said he was honoured by his appointment and planned to build an...

 2020-07-09 17:57 

Reuters

New Eurogroup head Donohoe says wants 'inclusive and transparent' grouping...

The new head of the euro zone's grouping of finance ministers, Ireland's Paschal Donohoe, on Thursday said he was honoured by his appointment and planned to build an "inclusive and transparent" Eurogroup.'...

 2020-07-09 17:57 

Press Trust of India

Chhattisgarh: 27 Naxals surrender in Dantewada...

(Eds: With updates) Dantewada, Jul 9 (PTI) As many as 27 Naxals, four ofthem carrying cash rewards on their heads, have surrendered attwo places in Dantewada district of Chhattisgarh, a seniorofficial said on Thursday.They surrendered saying they were imp...

 2020-07-09 17:56 

Reuters

[ UK ]

U.S. sanctions four Chinese officials over human rights abuses in Xinjiang...

The United States on Thursday imposed sanctions on Chinese officials, including a member of the country's powerful Politburo, accusing them of serious human rights abuses against the Uighur Muslim minority, a move likely to further ratchet up tensions...

 2020-07-09 17:55 

Reuters

[ UK ]

PREVIEW-'Disaster' U.S. earnings loom, but investors try and look beyond...

U.S. companies are preparing to open their books on a quarter that is set to show the biggest earnings fall since the financial crisis, leaving investors looking for light at the end of the tunnel....

 2020-07-09 17:55 

Reuters Africa

Syria condemned by chemical weapons body for use of sarin, chlorine...

The executive branch of the world...

 2020-07-09 17:55 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Syria condemned by chemical weapons body for use of sarin, chlorine...

The executive branch of the world's chemical weapons watchdog on Thursday condemned the use of banned sarin and chlorine bombs by Syria's air force, but stopped short of taking direct action to penalise Damascus....

 2020-07-09 17:55 

Reuters

[ UK ]

New Eurogroup head Donohoe says wants 'inclusive and transparent' grouping...

The new head of the euro zone's grouping of finance ministers, Ireland's Paschal Donohoe, on Thursday said he was honoured by his appointment and planned to build an...

 2020-07-09 17:55 

Reuters

[ UK ]

CORRECTED-Elton John charity gives $25m to target rising HIV in Eastern Europe, Central Asia...

(Clarifies the grants are from the RADIAN partnership, not Elton John personally)...

 2020-07-09 17:55 

Reuters

CORRECTED-Elton John charity gives $25m to target rising HIV in Eastern Europe, Central Asia...
 2020-07-09 17:55 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 2-Superliga Results...

Jul 9 (OPTA) - Results and fixtures for the Superliga on Thursday (start times are CET) Championship Round --------------------------------------------------- Brndby (2) 4 Nordsjlland (0) 0 AaB (1) 1 AGF (0) 0 Midtjylland v Kbenhavn (20:00) Saturday, July...

 2020-07-09 17:55 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 2-Superliga Summaries...

Jul 9 (OPTA) - Summaries for the Superliga on Thursday (start times are CET) Championship Round ................................................................. Brndby (2) 4 Scorers: S. Tibbling 14, M. Uhre 19, M. Uhre 84, M. Uhre 88 Yellow card: Tibblin...

 2020-07-09 17:54 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Severe bread shortages loom for Syria as fresh U.S. sanctions grip...

Syria could face severe bread shortages for the first time since the start of the war, another challenge for President Bashar al-Assad as he grapples with an economic meltdown and fresh U.S. sanctions, a U.N. official, activists and farmers said....

 2020-07-09 17:54 

Reuters

Sudan replaces slew of top ministers to speed political reforms...

Sudan's prime minister replaced the finance, foreign, energy and health ministers on Thursday as part of a reshuffle aimed at accelerating the country's political transition following calls from pro-democracy groups for faster change.'...

 2020-07-09 17:54 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Indian bank PNB reports $491 million DHFL loans as fraud...

Punjab National Bank said on Thursday it had reported loans made to Dewan Housing Finance Corporation Ltd worth 36.89 billion rupees ($491 million) to India's central bank as...

 2020-07-09 17:54 

Reuters

Indian bank PNB reports $491 million DHFL loans as fraud...

Punjab National Bank said on Thursday it had reported loans made to Dewan Housing Finance Corporation Ltd worth 36.89 billion rupees ($491 million) to India's central bank as "fraud."';...

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