India's SAARC commitment at an advanced stage of implementation: MEA | India seeks lockdown extension as total COVID-19 cases cross 6,000 | India slams China for raising Kashmir issue at UN again, calls matter 'internal' | After contributing to PM Cares Fund, Akshay Kumar now donates Rs 3 cr to BMC | Lockdown can't be stopped as COVID-19 cases surging: Mamata Banerjee |

Donald Trump calls reports of receiving intelligence about coronavirus...

India Blooms News Service
Washington/Sputnik/UNI:  US President Donald Trump on Friday refuted claims that he received intelligence about the coronavirus outbreak as far back as last November, calling reports by US media "Fake News".
US jobless claims again surpassed 6 mln last week as COVID-19 devastates economy
Washington/Xinhua/UNI:  The number of initial jobless claims in the United States totaled 6.6 million last week amid mounting economic fallout from COVID-19, following a similar staggering figure the week earlier, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported on Thursday.
Over 1Mln jobs lost in Canada in March amid COVID-19 pandemic: Labor Force Survey
Toronto/Sputnik/UNI: More than a million Canadians lost their jobs last month, pushing the unemployment rate up 2.2 percentage points to 7.8 percent amid the growing novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Statistics Canada revealed in the Labor Force Survey for March.
He was great: Donald Trump praises Modi after India agrees to Hydroxychloroquine export
Washington/IBNS: A day after threatening New Delhi with a "retaliation", US President Donald Trump on Tuesday praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi calling him "great" following India's decision to export anti-malaria drug Hydroxychloroquine to the COVID-19-hit nations.
COVID-19 death toll in US rises above 12,000: Johns Hopkins University
Washington/Sputnik/UNI:  The COVID-19 death toll in the United States has risen above 12,000, according to the latest data published by Johns Hopkins University at 7:00 p.m. EST (1900 GMT).
Donald Trump blasts WHO for being 'China-centric'
Washington/IBNS: At a time when the United States is reeling under the threat from the highly contagious novel Coronavirus, which claimed 11,830 lives in the country, President Donald Trump has hit out at the World Health Organization (WHO) for being 'China-centric' and giving 'faulty recommendations'. 
US deploys 40,000 military personnel for COVID-19 response operations: Pentagon
Washington/Sputnik/UNI: The US Department of Defense has deployed 40,000 of its personnel, including 4,000 medics, to support the efforts to combat the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) across the United States, spokesman Jonathan Hoffman said during a briefing.
Trump says US has made 'Tremendous' progress on COVID-19 therapeutics
Washington/Sputnik/UNI: US President Donald Trump during a press briefing said the United States has made progress developing therapeutics for the novel oronavirus (COVID-19).
Trump says agrees with ouster of captain of Theodore Roosevelt aircraft carrier
Washington/UNI: US President Donald Trump says he supports the decision to remove US aircraft carrier Theodore Roosevelt Capt Brett Crozier over the captain’s inappropriate email regarding the COVID-19 outbreak.
US performs record 1.4 million COVID-19 tests - Pence
Washington/Sputnik/UNI: US Vice President Mike Pence said in a press briefing that 1.4 million tests have already been done in the country to detect the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) disease.
Donald Trump tested negative again for coronavirus,  White House confirms
Washington/UNI: US President Donald Trump tested negative again for the coronavirus, White House spokesperson Stephanie Grisham said in a statement.
Web Analytics