Donald Trump is no longer a COVID-19 ‘transmission risk,’ says White House doctor

The statement follows Mr. Trump’s first public appearance since returning to the White House after being treated for the coronavirus. President Donald Trump’s doctor said on Saturday the President is no longer at risk of transmitting the coronavirus. In a memo, Navy Cmdr. Dr. Sean Conley says Mr. Trump meets …

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Trump, Trudeau discuss issue of two Canadian citizens detained in China

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and U.S. President Donald Trump discussed on October 10 the issue of two Canadian citizens who have been detained in China, Mr. Trudeau’s office said in a read out statement of the phone call between the two leaders. Mr. Trudeau thanked Mr. Trump for the …

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Appearing at White House, Donald Trump holds first public event since COVID-19 diagnosis

The White House has not released the results of President Donald Trump ‘s latest COVID-19 test, and has declined to say when he last tested negative. U.S. President Donald Trump made his first public appearance since returning to the White House on Monday from a three-day stay in hospital for …

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Taiwan President calls for ‘meaningful’ talks with China

Taiwan wants to have “meaningful dialogue” with China on an equal basis, President Tsai Ing-wen said on Saturday, extending an olive branch at a time of heightened military tension with Beijing, which claims the island as sovereign Chinese territory. Democratic Taiwan has come under increasing pressure from Beijing, which has …

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We have no such indication: Top Army commander on reports of China helping set up missile sites in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir

The Corps Commander, however, said there is military cooperation between Pakistan and China in terms of equipment. Amid reports that China is helping Pakistan set up sites for surface-to-air missiles in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK), a top Army commander in Srinagar on Saturday said there is no indication of any tactical …

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Pakistan court asks Nawaz Sharif to appear by Nov. 24 to avoid being declared proclaimed offender

The Registrar of the Islamabad High Court (IHC) issued a written order about the proceedings on the appeal by Sharif in Al-Azizia and Avenfield graft cases, the Dawn News reported A Pakistani court has ordered Nawaz Sharif to appear before it by November 24 to avoid being declared a proclaimed …

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WFP chief seeks aid from donors, billionaires for food

David Beasley urged donors, including governments and institutions, to help, and he made a special appeal to the more than 2,000 billionaires in the world to open their bank accounts Even before COVID-19 became an issue, World Food Programme chief David Beasley was warning global leaders that the world would …

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Trump to resume campaigning, second presidential debate cancelled

A source familiar with the situation said the crowd could be in the hundreds, and all were expected to wear masks. U.S. President Donald Trump will resume in-person campaigning on Saturday after being sidelined by a case of COVID-19, but a debate next week against his presidential election opponent Joe …

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Ex-officer charged in George Floyd’s death freed on $1 million bond

Derek Chauvin was released from state prison, leading Minnesota’s governor to activate the National Guard to help keep the peace in the event of protests The former Minneapolis police officer charged with murder in the death of George Floyd posted bail on Wednesday and was released from state prison, leading …

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Nancy Pelosi unveils 25th Amendment bid, questions Donald Trump’s fitness

The bill would set up a commission to assess the President’s ability to lead the country and ensure a continuity of government. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi unveiled legislation on October October 9 that would allow Congress to intervene under the 25th Amendment to the Constitution to remove the President, insisting …

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