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WHO Says Anti-malarial Drug Hydroxychloroquine Covid-19 Trials to Resume

File photo of the drug hydroxychloroquine. (Reuters) Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said the WHO’s safety monitoring committee for the global trial had now examined all available mortality data about hydroxychloroquine. Associated Press London Last Updated: June 3, 2020, 11:22 PM IST After suspending the hydroxychloroquine arm of a clinical trial of experimental COVID-19 […]

Business

E.R. Visits Drop Sharply During Pandemic

“This is a national concern that patients are worried that the hospitals, health care systems, physician offices could be more dangerous than grocery stores, hardware stores and other essential businesses,” said Dr. Balcezak, although he emphasized there was no evidence that the risks were any higher in hospitals. In some cases, patients may be opting […]

Technology

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey gives $3 million to Colin Kaepernick charity

Jack Dorsey, chief executive officer of Twitter Inc. and Square Inc., speaks during an Empowering Entrepreneurs events at Ryerson University in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, on Tuesday, April 2, 2019. Cole Burston | Bloomberg | Getty Images Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey he’s giving $3 million to former NFL player Colin Kaepernick’s organization Know Your […]

National

UP: Akhilesh’s team among the migrants in Azamgarh | उप्र : आजमगढ़ में प्रवासियों के बीच डटी अखिलेश की टीम

लखनऊ, 3 जून (आईएएनएस)। समाजवादी पार्टी के राष्ट्रीय अध्यक्ष अखिलेश यादव की टीम से जुड़े लोग उनके संसदीय क्षेत्र आजमगढ़ में डेरा डाल दिए हैं। कोरोना काल में उनकी टीम दूसरे शहरों से लौटे प्रवासी मजदूरों के बीच जाकर उनकी समस्याएं जानकर मदद पहुंचा रही है। यह कवायद अखिलेश के निर्देश पर चल रहा है। […]

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US defense secretary breaks with Donald Trump, opposes using military for protests

Breaking with US President Donald Trump, Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Wednesday that he opposes using military forces for law enforcement in containing current street protests. Esper said that the Insurrection Act, which would allow Trump to use active-duty military for law enforcement in containing street protests, should be invoked in the United States […]

Sports

The 2019 college racial and gender report card

Editor’s note: Richard Lapchick is a human rights activist, pioneer for racial equality, expert on sports issues, scholar and author. He is president of the Institute for Sport and Social Justice, chairman of the DeVos Sports Business Management Program at the University of Central Florida and director of the Institute for Diversity and Ethics in […]