04 June 2020


Minnesota to toughen murder charge in George Floyd case, charge 3 other officers, Klobuchar says (6)
This content was published on June 3, 2020 8:13 PM Jun 3, 2020 - 20:13 A priest who declined to give his name sits in front of police as protests continue on the streets near the White House over the death in police custody of George Floyd, in Washington, U.S., June 3, 2020.
U.S. crowds defy curfew to protest Floyd's death, but violence subsides (3)
This content was published on June 3, 2020 2:10 PM Jun 3, 2020 - 14:10 Colby, holding his son Jahaziel through a sunroof, lifts his hand in solidarity with other protesters during a spontaneous caravan rally of vehicles against the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, through downtown Houston, Texas, U.S., June 2, 2020.
Backlash in China after front-line doctor dies (1)
By Kerry Allen BBC Monitoring The death of a front-line doctor in central China is provoking a backlash against the authorities' handling of the coronavirus pandemic. Dr Hu Weifeng passed away on 2 June, after a four-month fight with Covid-19. He made headlines in March, when his skin turned black "due to liver dysfunction" during his treatment. The exact cause of his death has not been made public but the news has
Big in China, small in U.S., Fast Retailing likely to weather pandemic (1)
By Ritsuko Ando and Sophie Yu TOKYO/BEIJING The coronavirus pandemic is shredding the global apparel industry, stripping hundreds of billions of dollars from sales and thrusting big names like J.Crew into bankruptcy protection. While no major fashion firms have been spared, Japan's Fast Retailing, owner of the Uniqlo brand and not far behind the world's No.
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