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Coronavirus: Trump quietly shuts down asylum at US borders to fight virus

A U.S. Border Patrol agent wouldn't let Jackeline Reyes explain why she and her 15-year-old daughter needed asylum, pointing to the coronavirus. That confrontation in Texas came just days after the Trump administration...
Press Trust of India

US-Russian crew blasts off for International Space Station

In this grab taken from video footage released by Roscosmos Space Agency, the Soyuz-2.1a rocket booster with Soyuz MS-16 space ship carrying a new crew to the International Space Station, ISS, blasts...
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Epidemiologist’s Covid-19 death raises concern in Bosnia

Less than three weeks ago, respected Bosnian epidemiologist Sefik Pasagic was fielding calls from journalists on how to prepare for the approaching coronavirus pandemic in the Balkan country.The former World Health Organization liaison...
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UK’s Boris Johnson in ICU with coronavirus, condition improving

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson remains in intensive care with the coronavirus but is improving and sitting up in bed, a senior government minister said Wednesday, as the U.K. recorded its biggest spike...
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Coronavirus: Donald Trump’s Democratic rivals tread carefully in attacking him on pandemic

For weeks, President Donald Trump has dominated television coverage with daily White House briefings on the coronavirus pandemic, declaring himself a "wartime president" and touting his administration's response.But Trump's tendency to pepper his...