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FILE PHOTO: Women wait for costumers in a handicraft shop on Khaosan Road as tourism has decreased after the coronavirus outbreak in Bangkok, Thailand March 12, 2020. REUTERS/Jorge Silva BANGKOK (Reuters) – Thailand issued a new coronavirus warning to the party-going public on Friday after a cluster of 13 cases was traced to a group …

11.36pm EST 23:36 The scale of the crisis in Wuhan is plain to see with the mass effort in the city to provide hospital beds, as pointed out in the tweet below by CGTN. CGTN (@CGTNOfficial) Massive efforts in #Wuhan to contain #COVID19 epidemic:– 2 purpose-built hospitals with 2,500 beds– 16 temporary hospitals in operation– …

15 new confirmed cases of coronavirus were reported in South Korea. The nation’s Health Minister warned of the second peak of the outbreak is coming. Short-term sentiment around the virus remains gloomy among experts. South Korea and Japan are vulnerable to a large-scale coronavirus outbreak as more than a dozen confirmed cases of the virus …

US defence secretary Mark Esper has said using Huawei’s 5G technology in the UK communications network could ‘jeopardise alliances’. The US-European divisions were on stark display in the spat over the Chinese tech giant during Mr Esper’s speech at the Munich Security Conference on Saturday. He again discussed security concerns that ‘reliance on Chinese 5G vendors …

Britain’s sovereignty will be in jeopardy if the UK allows Huawei to develop its 5G infrastructure, the US secretary of state has warned. In a last-minute plea to senior ministers, who are expected to decide on Tuesday whether to use the Chinese company, Mike Pompeo described the decision facing Britain’s national security council as “momentous”. …

African American studies Princeton professor Ruha Benjamin said, “Race neutrality, it turns out, can be a deadly force.” Princeton professor Ruha Benjamin discussed underlying racial biases in technology at a talk at the Annenberg School of Communication on Monday. Benjamin, who teaches African American studies, discussed the “New Jim Code,” the idea that technology developers …

North Korea called Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe an “idiot” and “political dwarf” Saturday in a row over Pyongyang’s latest rocket tests, warning that he “may see what a real ballistic missile is in the not distant future.” The statement from the North Korean foreign ministry followed Pyongyang’s launch of two short-range projectiles into the ocean on Thursday. The test had prompted Abe to …

Jeremy Corbyn would not fight to save the Union if he caved into Nicola Sturgeon’s demands of a second Scottish independence referendum, Boris Johnson has warned. The Prime Minister even suggested that his Labour rival may throw his weight behind the separatist campaign, and questioned the left-winger’s commitment to keeping the United Kingdom glued together.  Mr …

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration told consumers to throw away any romaine lettuce they may already have purchased. Restaurants should not serve it, stores should not sell it, and people should not buy it, if it was harvested from Salinas, a growing area in Northern California. It …

charleston – West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey’s office recently received multiple calls from consumers across the state reporting a technology scam. Consumers report having received a voicemail in which a major technology company demands payment, typically between $299 and $399, for antivirus software that the consumer supposedly purchased. Consumers who return the voicemail typically …