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Girlfriend of Trump’s eldest son tests positive for coronavirus

Kimberly Guilfoyle, the girlfriend of President Trump’s eldest son and a top fund-raising official for the Trump re-election campaign, has tested positive for the coronavirus.

No need to talk with US: North Korea

North Korea does not feel the need to sit down for talks with USA, which will be nothing more than “a political tool” for the US.

22,000 coronavirus cases in a day in India

India's COVID-19 tally has touched 6,48,315 with the biggest single-day increase of 22,771 cases.

US hits 50,000 new coronavirus cases for third straight day

The US reported Friday at least 51,842 new cases, marking the third day straight with a daily high of more than 50,000 cases, according to data from Johns Hopkins University.

Global coronavirus cases cross 11 million

Global coronavirus cases have crossed 11 million, according to tallies by a news agency and the Johns Hopkins University, marking another milestone in the spread of the disease that has killed more than half a million people in seven months.

Covid-19 cases in Saudi Arabia cross 2 lakh mark

In Saudi Arabia, coronavirus cases surpassed the two lakh mark on Friday with the detection of 4,193 new infections in the last 24 hours.

Pakistan foreign minister tests positive for coronavirus

Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has been diagnosed with coronavirus positive.

Jean Castex made French PM

French President Emmanuel Macron has named Jean Castex as the country's new prime minister. He made the announcement on Friday (July 3).

Two Kuwaitis sent to jail in connection with MP Papul scam

The Public Prosecution of Kuwait has sent two Kuwaitis to jail in connection with scandal of Bangladesh MP Kazi Shaid Islam Papul.

20 killed as train rams bus in Pakistan

At least 20 people were killed and 8 others were injured as a train hit a passenger bus that got onto a railway track at unmanned crossing near Sheikhupura on Friday noon.

Turkey begins trial of Khashoggi murder

Turkey has started the trial over the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The trial has been started with the presence of indicted 20 Saudi citizens.

French Prime Minister resigns

The French government led by Prime Minister Edouard Philippe and his government have submitted their resignations.

India's first coronavirus vaccine hits market in August

The first made-in-India coronavirus vaccine is going to be launched by August 15 this year.

Modi in Ladakh to review situation

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday made a surprise visit to Ladakh.

Coronavirus deaths surpass 10,000 in Peru

The health ministry of Peru said the country surpassed 10,000 deaths from the coronavirus on Thursday.