lunes, 6 de abril de 2020

Taliban warn peace deal with US near breaking point | World News,The Indian Express

Taliban warn peace deal with US near breaking point | World News,The Indian Express

US, Taliban sign peace accord aimed at ending 18 years of conflict in Afghanistan

Taliban warn peace deal with US near breaking point



The Taliban warned of more violence if the US and the Afghan government continue alleged violations of the deal.

Virus peril may make April cruelest month for Emerging Markets | Business News,The Indian Express

Virus peril may make April cruelest month for Emerging Markets | Business News,The Indian Express

Virus peril may make April cruelest month for Emerging Markets



Government spending pledges in some emerging markets dwarf what’s ever come before. Even so, they pale in comparison with the trillions of dollars promised in Europe and America.

Hungary’s leader grabbed powers to fight the virus. Some fear other motives | coronavirus outbreak News,The Indian Express

Hungary’s leader grabbed powers to fight the virus. Some fear other motives | coronavirus outbreak News,The Indian Express

Hungary’s leader grabbed powers to fight the virus. Some fear other motives

APRIL 6, 2020 2:47:11 PM
Some doctors fear that the numbers in Hungary are so low because the government has tested so few people. By Saturday, officials had conducted fewer than 20,000 tests — also one of the lowest totals, as a proportion of the national population, in the EU.

Steve Hilton on the long-term consequences of coronavirus | Fox News Video

Steve Hilton on the long-term consequences of coronavirus | Fox News Video

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Steve Hilton warns that coronavirus cannot kill America, but big government can and will -- if we let it.

Bronx Zoo tiger tests positive for coronavirus, officials say | Fox News

Bronx Zoo tiger tests positive for coronavirus, officials say | Fox News

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Bronx Zoo tiger tests positive for coronavirus, officials say
A tiger at the Bronx Zoo in New York City has tested positive for the coronavirus, in what may be the first confirmed case of an animal being infected with the virus in the U.S.
The tiger is a 4-year-old female from Malaysia, officials said. Three other tigers and three African lions also have developed a dry cough and were expected to recover, according to the zoo, which has been closed to the public since March 16.
The National Veterinary Services Laboratory confirmed the tiger's positive COVID-19 test. Click here for more.
Other coronavirus developments:
Coronavirus 'Achilles' heel' may have been found, experts say
-  Coronavirus in the US: State-by-state breakdown
- Coronavirus: What you need to know

Google searches may be useful tool in coronavirus fight, economist says | Fox News

Google searches may be useful tool in coronavirus fight, economist says | Fox News

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Google searches may be useful tool in coronavirus fight, economist says
An economist and expert on big data penned an op-ed in the New York Times Sunday that said Google search terms may help health officials determine the next coronavirus hot spot.
Seth Stephens-Davidowitz, a data scientist, wrote that searches for “I can’t smell” increased in states like Louisiana and New York last week, two of the hardest-hit states in the U.S. It is widely known that the loss of taste and smell is a key indicator of a coronavirus infection.
Stephens-Davidowitz pointed out that Ecuadorians are “making more searches related to the loss of smell than any other country in the world.” Click here for more.
Other related developments:
- Coronavirus could continue into the summer, N.J. governor says
Pentagon mandates all workers wear face coverings to protect against coronavirus
- Is it safe to go into supermarkets?

Trump slams 'complaining' Dem Pritzker at coronavirus briefing, signals openness to more stimulus checks | Fox News

Trump slams 'complaining' Dem Pritzker at coronavirus briefing, signals openness to more stimulus checks | Fox News

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Trump slams 'complaining' Dem Gov. Pritzker at coronavirus briefing as officials brace Americans for 'peak' in pandemic

Saying "we hope we're seeing a leveling off in the hottest spots of them all," President Trump revealed Sunday evening that 1.67 million people have now been tested for coronavirus in the United States as the "light at the end of the tunnel" emerges. However, he also made clear he felt some politicians have let their constituents down during the crisis.
Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker, in particular, was "complaining all the time" despite underperforming, Trump charged at a briefing with the president's coronavirus task force. The two officials have sparred in recent days, with the Democrat accusing the White House of failing to provide all the ventilators he wanted.
Earlier on Sunday, U.S. Surgeon General Vice Admiral Jerome Adams issued a dire warning to Americans as the coronavirus outbreak has yet to hit its expected peak but did offer a glimmer of hope in terms of when the situation could improve and how.
“Well, it’s tragically fitting that we’re talking at the beginning of Holy Week because this is going to be the hardest and the saddest week of most Americans’ lives, quite frankly,” Adams told “Fox News Sunday,” comparing it to historic national tragedies. “This is going to be our Pearl Harbor moment, our 9/11 moment, only it’s not going to be localized. It’s going to be happening all over the country. And I want America to understand that.”
Adams then explained that despite what has happened in China and Italy, American individuals and government officials “have a power to change the trajectory of this epidemic.”  He pointed to how an aggressive response can mean that an end could be in sight in the coming weeks.
Also at Sunday's briefing, Trump further signaled he'd be open to the government sending out an additional round of stimulus checks to Americans, saying: "I like the concept of it." He added that the current round of stimulus money should be distributed within two weeks. Click here for more on our top story
Other related developments:

New York has first daily drop in coronavirus deaths, Cuomo announces

British PM Boris Johnson hospitalized after experiencing coronavirus symptoms