China threatens to ‘counter-attack’ US over Hong Kong curbs

[ad_1] BEIJING: Beijing warned Washington Monday of retaliation after President Donald Trump announced restrictions on Chinese students in the US in protest over a new national security law in Hong Kong. Trump said Friday that the United States would ban some Chinese graduate students and start reversing Hong Kong’s special status in customs and other … Read more China threatens to ‘counter-attack’ US over Hong Kong curbs

China says US protests show ‘chronic disease’ of racism

[ad_1] BEIJING: China said Monday unrest in the United States highlighted its severe problems of racism and police violence, and exposed Washington’s double standards in supporting Hong Kong’s protesters. “Black people’s lives are also lives. Their human rights must also be guaranteed,” foreign ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian told reporters in Beijing, referring to the death … Read more China says US protests show ‘chronic disease’ of racism

China says US protests show ‘chronic disease’ of racism

[ad_1] BEIJING: China said Monday unrest in the United States highlighted its severe problems of racism and police violence, and exposed Washington’s double standards in supporting Hong Kong’s protesters. “Black people’s lives are also lives. Their human rights must also be guaranteed,” foreign ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian told reporters in Beijing, referring to the death … Read more China says US protests show ‘chronic disease’ of racism

Coronavirus in Wuhan: Wuhan’s mass testing may have eradicated the coronavirus | World News

[ad_1] WUHAN: Wuhan authorities said they found no new cases of “silent spreaders” for the first time in nearly two months as the city’s aggressive push to test its entire population appears to have succeeded in breaking hidden chains of transmission. Of the 60,000 people tested on Sunday, no cases of asymptomatic infections were found, … Read more Coronavirus in Wuhan: Wuhan’s mass testing may have eradicated the coronavirus | World News

Newcastle takeover in serious doubt as WTO rules pirate TV channel is Saudi | Football

[ad_1] The controversial £300m Saudi Arabia-funded takeover of Newcastle United appears to be in serious doubt after the World Trade Organization ruled that the country is behind a pirate satellite TV and streaming service that offers illegal access to sporting events, the Guardian can reveal. While the WTO’s 130-page final report will not be published … Read more Newcastle takeover in serious doubt as WTO rules pirate TV channel is Saudi | Football

Fears mount of Middle East coronavirus surge amid Eid celebrations | World news

[ad_1] Outside bakeries in downtown Amman, queues stretched along the street and down the block. Nut retailers were mobbed, and sweet shops were down to their last desserts. It was as if coronavirus had never existed. The nights before Eid al-Fitr, the festival that ends the fasting month of Ramadan and which began on Sunday … Read more Fears mount of Middle East coronavirus surge amid Eid celebrations | World news

Khashoggi sons’ pardon is step towards killers’ release, says UN investigator | World news

[ad_1] A UN investigator has predicted Saudi Arabia will eventually release the convicted killers of the Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi, after the killers were said to have been forgiven by Khashoggi’s sons in a move she said represented the kingdom’s “absolute impunity”. Agnès Callamard, the special rapporteur for extrajudicial killings who has said the … Read more Khashoggi sons’ pardon is step towards killers’ release, says UN investigator | World news

HT City spotlight: Stay happy, healthy as you age – fitness

[ad_1] It is essential, at times like these, to adhere to the basics of social distancing — reduce contact, wear masks and avoid stepping out. However, when it comes to the elderly (above 65 years), special care is vital, for they are more prone to Covid-19, owing to a weak immunity and chronic diseases such … Read more HT City spotlight: Stay happy, healthy as you age – fitness

HT City Spotlight: Taking care of the elderly amid Covid-19 crisis – bollywood

[ad_1] The country has been under a strict lockdown for almost two months now amid the coronavirus scare. Even though ample relaxations have been given in lockdown 4.0, the well-being of senior citizens (65 years and above) remains the priority as they are the most susceptible to the virus. To partner with us, or register … Read more HT City Spotlight: Taking care of the elderly amid Covid-19 crisis – bollywood

Lockdown diaries: How to get a good sleep, exercise cycle – fitness

[ad_1] Due to the lack of a regular routine, erratic dinner, snacking on junk food, our sleep and diet patterns have gone for a toss for most people during the lockdown. There is also the anxiety and stress about working from home, daily household chores and an endless pandemic lurking in the world. “There is … Read more Lockdown diaries: How to get a good sleep, exercise cycle – fitness