Art

POTUS delivers remarks at Kennedy Space Center"

POTUS delivers remarks at Kennedy Space Center"

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Education

U.S. planning to cancel visas of Chinese graduate students: sources

U.S. planning to cancel visas of Chinese graduate students: sources

FILE PHOTO: A U.S. flag flies over Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S., November 21, 2018. REUTERS/Brian Snyder/File Photo. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States is planning to cancel the visas of thousands of Chinese graduate students believed by President Donald Trump’s administration to have links with China’s military, two sources with knowledge of the matter said on Thursday. The move, first ... Full story

Economics

Natixis opens investment banking office in Saudi Arabia

Natixis opens investment banking office in Saudi Arabia

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Natixis is displayed in Hong Kong, China December 1, 2015. REUTERS/Bobby Yip/File Photo. DUBAI (Reuters) - French investment bank Natixis has opened a corporate and investment banking office in Saudi Arabia’s capital Riyadh and appointed former JPMorgan banker Reema al-Asmari as its chief executive officer, the bank said on Sunday. Western financial institutions have been seeking opportunities in Saudi Arabia since the ... Full story

Entertainment

The Biggest Stories in Pop Culture Today!

The Biggest Stories in Pop Culture Today!

Excerpts: Bensoul invites you to a rapturous 4-piece collection of tunes with his EP, ‘Qwarantunes’. The mini-album works perfectly for Bensoul to show-off his vocal prowess. Read on ». Master KG tells his story of rags to riches in the ‘Superstar’ official video. ‘Superstar’ which features Mr Brown, is taken from his sophomore album, ‘Jerusalema’. Earlier this week, the visuals of the same album’s title track became KG’s second video to ... Full story

Health

Indonesia reports 700 new coronavirus infections

Indonesia reports 700 new coronavirus infections

Red cross staff wearing protective suits spray disinfectant to prevent the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Jakarta, Indonesia, May 31, 2020. REUTERS/Ajeng Dinar Ulfiana. JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia reported on Sunday 700 new coronavirus infections, taking the tally in the Southeast Asian nation to 26,473, said health ministry official Achmad Yurianto. Yurianto reported 40 new deaths from COVID-19, taking the total to 1,613, ... Full story

Law

U.S. military units put on four-hour standby amid Minnesota unrest

U.S. military units put on four-hour standby amid Minnesota unrest

FILE PHOTO: Aerial view of the United States military headquarters, the Pentagon, September 28, 2008. REUTERS/Jason Reed (UNITED STATES). WASHINGTON (Reuters) - In an extraordinary move, the Pentagon on Saturday said it put military units on a four-hour recall status to be ready if requested by Minnesota’s governor amid civil unrest following the killing of a black man by a white Minneapolis police officer. It was unclear when the U.S. military ... Full story

Living

Egyptian hotels reopened with reduced occupancy are nearly full - official

Egyptian hotels reopened with reduced occupancy are nearly full - official

FILE PHOTO: Tourists relax during a low tide at the beach of the Red Sea resort of Sahl Hasheesh, Hurghada, Egypt January 8, 2020. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh. CAIRO (Reuters) - Egyptian hotels operating with a new reduced occupancy rate of 25% to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus have almost reached full capacity, a tourism ministry official told Reuters on Sunday. Egypt suspended international flights in March and shut down ... Full story

Politics

Spain to extend lockdown to 21st June  Reuters

Spain to extend lockdown to 21st June Reuters

FILE PHOTO: A woman carries her son on a shopping trolley past a voluntary wearing a protective face mask and suit at the entrance of Sant Pau gym in the Raval district, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Barcelona, Spain, May 29, 2020. REUTERS/Nacho Doce. BARCELONA (Reuters) - Spain’s prime minister said on Sunday he will ask parliament to agree to a last two-week extension of the state of emergency lockdown until 21st June, ... Full story

Sport

Reuters cameraman hit by rubber bullets as police disperse protesters

Reuters cameraman hit by rubber bullets as police disperse protesters

MINNEAPOLIS (Reuters) - Two members of a Reuters TV crew were hit by rubber bullets and injured in Minneapolis on Saturday night when police moved into an area occupied by about 500 protesters in the southwest of the city shortly after the 8 p.m. curfew. Police aim at a Reuters TV cameraman during nationwide unrest following the death of of George Floyd in Minneapolis police custody, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, May 30, 2020. REUTERS TV/Julio ... Full story

Technology

SpaceX makes history with successful first human space launch – TechCrunch

SpaceX makes history with successful first human space launch – TechCrunch

SpaceX made history today, flying NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken to space aboard its Crew Dragon spacecraft using a Falcon 9 rocket. The launch, titled ‘Demo-2’, is for the final demonstration mission in the human rating process of SpaceX’s Crew Dragon and Falcon 9, meaning that once this mission is complete, the launch vehicle will finally be certified for operational use for regular transportation of people to space. This was the ... Full story