Malaysia to reopen schools in stages from June 24: minister

Malaysia to reopen schools in stages from June 24: minister

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysia will begin reopening schools from June 24, its education minister said on Wednesday, as the country enters recovery mode after three months of strict curbs on movement and businesses to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus. Southeast Asia’s third-largest economy began lifting most coronavirus restrictions from Wednesday, after the … Read more

Federer to miss rest of season after second knee op

Federer to miss rest of season after second knee op

FILE PHOTO: Tennis – Australian Open – Semi Final – Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Australia – January 30, 2020. Switzerland’s Roger Federer looks dejected after his match against Serbia’s Novak Djokovic. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach/File Photo MUMBAI (Reuters) – Roger Federer will miss the rest of the 2020 season after undergoing a second procedure on his right knee, … Read more

Russia’s coronavirus case tally approaches 500,000

Russia's coronavirus case tally approaches 500,000

FILE PHOTO: Paramedics wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) walk towards a residential building to visit a patient during their working shift amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in the city of Tver, Russia May 27, 2020. REUTERS/Tatyana Makeyeva MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia on Wednesday reported 8,404 new cases of the coronavirus, taking the nationwide tally … Read more

Bulgaria extends epidemic emergency until end of June

Bulgaria extends epidemic emergency until end of June

FILE PHOTO: Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov leaves the second day of the European Union leaders summit, held to discuss the EU’s long-term budget for 2021-2027, in Brussels, Belgium, February 21, 2020. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir SOFIA (Reuters) – Bulgaria will extend the epidemic emergency until the end of June to fight the spread of the coronavirus … Read more