US President Donald Trump was evacuated from the Briefing Room on Monday during a daily session with reporters following a shooting near the White House.

This case brought New Zealand's total number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 to 1,220. None of those people are receiving hospital-level care, he said.

There has been a decline in COVID-19 cases by 14 per cent in the last seven days in the United States, the US President said.

The World Health Organisation (WHO) declared the outbreak of the new coronavirus a pandemic on March 11.

The protestors believe that even though the "boycott China" campaign has already been more successful than anticipated, there is still a lot to be done apart from simply stalling the use of Chinese products. They also stressed that the protest is not against the people of China, instead, it’s against the Chinese Communist Party.

Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Khamenei was previously President of Iran from 1981 to 1989. He is the longest-serving head of state in the Middle East, in office since 1989.

New Delhi: Mahinda Rajapaksa took oath as the Prime Minister for Sri Lanka for the fourth time, this morning. He...

"India hands over ten ventilators worth Rs 28 million to Nepal. It was handed over to Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Purna Chandra Thapa by Indian Ambassador to Nepal Vinay Mohan Kwatra in a ceremony at Grand Hall, Army Headquarters on Sunday," said Indian Embassy in Nepal.

All of which suggests tensions will continue no matter the outcome of the November election. "A new Cold War has begun," said David Shambaugh, a China expert at George Washington University.