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It is what it is: Bizarre Trump interview defines US Covid-19 response

BY NIKHILA NATARAJAN New York, Aug 5 (IANS) A remarkable soundbite -- "It is what it is" -- from a 37-minute US President Donald Trump...

Ex-Google engineer sentenced to 18 months in prison for theft

San Francisco, Aug 5 (IANS) Anthony Levandowski, a self-driving car engineer who worked for Google before joining Uber, has been sentenced to 18 months...

Imran Khan unveils new map that shows Kashmir as part of Pakistan

Islamabad, Aug 4 (IANS) On the eve of the first anniversary of the revocation of the contentious Article 370 and Article 35A, Pakistan Prime...

Russia bats for safety of its Covid-19 vaccine

Moscow, Aug 4 (IANS) The Russian Ministry of Defence has said that a Covid-19 vaccine that it developed in partnership with the Gamaleya Scientific...

Trump fires official over outsourcing, changing H1-B rules

BY ARUL LOUIS New York, Aug 4 (IANS) US President Donald Trump has fired the head of a major government-owned corporation for replacing American technology...

White House sued over lack of sign language interpreters

Washington, Aug 4 (IANS) A lawsuit has been filed against the White House over the lack of a sign language interpreter at the US...

New Zealand preparing airport for travel bubble

Auckland, Aug 3 (IANS) Auckland International Airport in New Zealand will be separated into two zones in preparation for a potential air corridor between...

COVID-19 scheme offering UK diners 50% off comes into force

London, Aug 3 (IANS) Diners across the UK will be able to enjoy half-price meals throughout August from Monday, as part of a government...

3 young hackers charged with compromising 130 top Twitter users

San Francisco, Aug 2 (IANS) The US Department of Justice has charged three young individuals (including one juvenile) with hacking Twitter last month that...

Media to be barred from Trump election nomination

Washington, Aug 2 (IANS) The Republican Party's vote to nominate President Donald Trump as its candidate for the November elections will be held in...