Morning news brief: George Floyd protests, Coronavirus, Cyclone Nisarga and more

WION Web Team NEW DELHI Jun 03, 2020, 08.07 AM(IST)

Protestors gather behind a banner spelling the name of George Flyod, a black man who died after a white policeman kneeled on his neck for several minutes, on May 29, 2020, in New York during a "Black Lives Matter" protest Photograph:( AFP )

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United States records 15,846 more COVID-19 cases amid rising protests over George Floyd's death


There are at least 1,827,206 cases of coronavirus in the United States and at least 106,028 people have died, according to Johns Hopkins University data. READ MORE

WHO says global coronavirus tally nears 6.2 million with the most number of cases in the US

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Tuesday said that as many as 6,194,533 people have been infected with the novel coronavirus globally as India's tally surpassed 2 lakh cases. READ MORE

India, China armies hold talks to resolve Ladakh crisis amid simmering tension

According to sources, talks between the two sises have made some headway as there has been not much change in the ground position of both sides. READ MORE

Mumbai braces for Cyclone Nisarga; 1,00,000 people, including coronavirus patients, moved to safety


Cyclone Nisarga is fast approaching the northern coast of Maharashtra with a speed of 11 kilometres per hour, according to the India Meteorological Department (IMD). READ MORE