Saturday, July 4, 2020
Uruguay rides out COVID threat without imposing a lockdown

AFP Montevideo Uruguay’s president was recently photographed surfing in the early morning ahead of a cabinet meeting, symbolising his government’s relief that a policy of “freedom with responsibility” in containing the ..

US confirms record 54,000 COVID-19 cases in one day

DPA Washington States across the US recorded more than 54,000 cases of the new coronavirus in a single day, breaking a record, as infections continue to spike in a number of regions. The official numbers from the Centers for Disease ..

RIO DE JANEIRO: Brazil topped 60,000 deaths from the novel coronavirus after recording more than 1,000 fatalities over the last 24 hours, the health ministry said on Wednesday. The South American country has suffered the largest ..

WASHINGTON: The US Justice Department issued a warrant on Thursday to seize the cargoes of four tankers carrying Iranian oil to Venezuela, tying the shipments to Iran’s Revolutionary Guards, which Washington calls a terror group. ..

AFP Washington Democrat Joe Biden outraised President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign for the second straight month and for the second quarter of 2020, figures released on Wednesday showed, highlighting robust enthusiasm ..