Morning News Brief: China reports 57 new cases, Nepal map goes to Upper House, and more

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, IndiaUpdated: Jun 14, 2020, 09:11 AM IST


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The domestic outbreak in China was contained through strict lockdowns that were imposed early this year -- but a new outbreak has been linked to a meat and vegetable market in south Beijing.


US continues to report around 20,000 cases every day bringing the tally to 2,071,782 at 8:30 pm Saturday (0030 GMT Sunday), a tracker maintained by the Baltimore-based university showed. 


Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Saturday that US President Donald Trump still has a good chance of being re-elected.


Highlighting the haste in the passage of the constitutional amendment, government sources said Nepal has no historical facts or evidence to back its claim.


Jordi Alba latched onto a Messi pass to add a third but not before play was briefly stopped by a pitch invader, who was able to run on, despite the match being closed to fans.