Rory McIlroy criticises US President Donald Trump for politicising coronavirus response, wouldn't play golf with him again
McIlroy faced fierce criticism for playing with Trump shortly after the Republican president’s inauguration in 2017, but said the interaction was not an endorsement.
Donald Trump threatens to entirely cut off relationship with China over COVID-19 amid calls for action against Beijing
US president Donald Trump threatened to cut off the whole relationship with China in response to the spread of COVID-19 across the world
Anthony Fauci warns US Congress against premature lifting of lockdown, calls coronavirus treatment or vaccine by September 'a bridge too far'
Leading US infectious disease expert Anthony Fauci on Tuesday warned Congress that a premature lifting of lockdowns could lead to additional outbreaks of the deadly coronavirus, which has killed 80,000 Americans
Donald Trump’s advisors emphasise need to open business to stem ‘permanent economic damage’ as presidential election draws closer
Some of President Donald Trump’s top economic advisers emphasised on Sunday the importance of states getting more businesses and offices open even as the pandemic makes its way to the White House complex, forcing three members of the administration’s coronavirus task force into self-quarantine
'Response to coronavirus crisis has been anemic, spotty': Barack Obama slams Donald Trump's handling of pandemic in leaked call
Former President Barack Obama described President Donald Trump’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic as chaotic in a conference call with former members of his administration
New York state lawyers appeal for 23 June Presidential primary to continue without voters, poll workers in view of COVID-19 outbreak
An appeals court should let a 23 June primary election in New York state proceed without voters and poll workers being forced to risk exposure to the coronavirus to vote for a Democratic candidate for president when the race is essentially over, lawyers for the state said
Donald Trump says 'not worried' after Mike Pence's press secretary becomes 2nd White House staffer to test positive for coronavirus
Vice President Mike Pence's press secretary has the coronavirus, the White House said Friday, making her the second person who works at the White House complex known to test positive for the virus this week
India's walked a fine foreign policy line during COVID-19 crisis; test ahead lies in how Modi handles Big Powers
If India remains focused on its objectives without letting domestic political compulsions come in the way, the COVID-19 pandemic may propel India’s rise
Coronavirus Outbreak: US tells China to share details of patient zero, says WHO failed to provide timely information
Seeking an answer from China about the origins of the deadly coronavirus, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday said that the US needs to know the details of patient zero
As COVID-19 lockdowns ease worldwide, experts warn question is not whether second wave will hit us, but when and how badly
From the marbled halls of Italy to the wheat fields of Kansas, health authorities are increasingly warning that the question isn’t whether a second wave of COVID-19 infections and deaths will hit, but when — and how badly
Donald Trump tours face mask factory in Arizona without wearing one, confirms plans to wind down White House coronavirus task force
Without wearing a face-covering himself, President Donald Trump toured a new medical mask factory in Arizona on Tuesday, taking a rare trip out of Washington to visit a state he hopes to win in the November election
Britain's COVID-19 toll crosses 30,000 mark as authorities begin trial of contact tracing app to contain spread of coronavirus
Britain on Tuesday became the first country in Europe to confirm more than 30,000 coronavirus deaths, and infections rose sharply again in Russia, even as other nations made great strides in containing the scourge
Coronavirus Outbreak: Millions return to work as Italy begins easing lockdown; Senate convenes in Washington
Italy started stirring Monday, with millions allowed back to work as Europe’s longest coronavirus lockdown started easing, while the US took halting steps to lift some restrictions even as tens of thousands of new cases were reported every day
US president Donald Trump says he is 'very confident' COVID-19 vaccine will be available by end of the year
Donald Trump commented Sunday night during a televised town hall sponsored by Fox News channel.
As coronavirus toll crosses 60,000 in US, Donald Trump says he won't extend social distancing guidelines
The White House and Donald Trump in particular have been eager to give the country positive news as they work to move past the crisis and rebuild the economy, even as the country's death tally continues to rise.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Florida to allow limited economic reopening from next week, but restraints to remain in place in Miami
The governor of Florida, among the last to lock down his state against the US coronavirus outbreak, announced he would permit a limited economic reopening next week while leaving restraints intact for the dense greater-Miami area
China acts defensive, wants 'better communication' with India over faulty test kits; rejects Australia's inquiry call into COVID-19 origin
China's Foreign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang said that the India should step up communication after the ICMR found defects in the COVID-19 antibody rapid test kits supplied to India by two Chinese firms
Coronavirus pandemic proves deadlier for US than Vietnam War as toll reaches 59,266; Florida mulls relaxation of lockdown
The US coronavirus death toll reached a grim milestone on Tuesday, surpassing the number of American lives lost in the Vietnam War
After Donald Trump's coronavirus disinfectant gaffe, White House aims for US president to refocus on economy
Days after he publicly mused that scientists should explore the injection of toxic disinfectants as a potential virus cure, Donald Trump has now rejected the utility of his daily task force briefings, where he has time and again clashed with scientific experts.
Donald Trump claims his remarks on injecting disinfectants to fight coronavirus were 'sarcastic' after medical experts raise alarm
Donald Trump said at a Thursday news briefing that scientists should explore whether inserting light or disinfectant into the bodies of coronavirus patients might help treat COVID-19, the respiratory illness caused by the virus.