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Trump temporarily escorted out of Coronavirus briefing due to shooting outside...

WASHINGTON : US President Donald Trump on Monday afternoon (10 August)  was temporarily escorted by a Secret Service agent from an ongoing coronavirus briefing...

Twitter faces up to US$250-million fines for potential privacy violations –...

New York : Social media company Twitter said Monday the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) was investigating it for potential misuse of personal information...

Microsoft to wrap up talks on purchase of Tiktok in September

WASHINGTON : Microsoft plans to finish negotiations with ByteDance, the parent company of TikTok, on the purchase of the Chinese-based video-sharing app no later...

Trump says working on “A big Immigration bill”

WASHINGTON -- US President Donald Trump said on Friday that his administration is working on what he called "a big immigration bill", Xinhua News...

Trump signs order stripping Hong Kong of special status

WASHINGTON : President Donald Trump said Tuesday he has signed off on an executive order stripping Hong Kong of its special status under US...

US rejects nearly all claims in South China sea

WASHINGTON : The US rejected Monday nearly all of China's maritime claims in the South China Sea, calling them "unlawful" in a move that...

International Criminal Court condemns US sanctions against its officials

THE HAGUE -- The International Criminal Court (ICC) has condemned US authorised sanctions against its officials engaged in an investigation into possible war crimes...

Global Coronavirus cases exceed 6 million mark – John Hopkins University

The total number of global confirmed COVID-19 cases surpassed six million late on Saturday, Anadolu Agency reported according to a running tally by the US-based Johns Hopkins University.

Los Angeles declares curfew after 4 days of protests

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti announced at a press conference Saturday afternoon that a curfew will be in effect in the city's downtown beginning from 8 pm Saturday to 5.30 am Sunday local time (11 am to 8.30 pm Sunday Malaysia Time), Xinhua news agency reported.

White house on lock-down as protests over Floyd’s death reach US...

The White House has been under lockdown as protests reached the United States capital on Friday, the fourth day of nationwide demonstrations over the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man, in Minneapolis police custody.