1.4 million seek jobless aid as coronavirus keeps forcing layoffs

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 1,136 total views,  130 views today COURTESY BY: https://www.hindustantimes.com/ More than 1.4 million laid-off Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week, further evidence of the devastation the coronavirus outbreak has unleashed on the U.S. economy. The continuing wave of job cuts is occurring against the backdrop of a spike in virus cases that has led many states to halt plans to reopen businesses and has caused millions of consumers to delay any return to traveling, shopping and other normal economic activity. Those trends have forced many businesses to cut jobs or at…

Trump Proposes To Postpone The Scheduled US Presidential Election

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 1,168 total views,  130 views today COURTESY BY: https://www.bolnews.com/ US President Donald Trump has proposed postponing the scheduled presidential election in November. The country’s constitution sets a date for the election, and Democrats are criticizing it after Donald Trump made the proposal. US President Trump is reiterating his claim that the election was rigged by mail without any evidence and is showing the possibility of postponing the election. In a tweet on a social networking site, he said, “With Universal Mail-In Voting (not Absentee Voting, which is good), 2020 will be the…

Hajj 2020: In Pictures

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 1,177 total views,  130 views today COURTESY BY: https://www.bolnews.com/ The best, The chosen, The blessed! As the Hajj 2020 began amid restrictions on Wednesday, social media flooded with thousands of pictures of Holy Kaaba and rituals. A downsized Hajj, this year the number of pilgrims have been drastically reduced to 10,000 from last year’s 2.5 million. Some 70% of the pilgrims are foreigners residing in the kingdom, while the rest will be Saudi citizens. Lets take a took a look of Hajj in pictures and how social media is reacting: CHANGING OF…

Hajj Sermon 2020: ‘Quran And Sunnah’ The Only Way To Salvation

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 327 total views,  18 views today COURTESY BY: https://www.bolnews.com/ Sheikh Abdullah Al-Manee while delivering a sermon of the Hajj 2020 urged all Muslims to remain united in the bonds of brotherhood. Sheikh Abdullah Al-Manee impressed upon the need for showing compassion towards parents, children, relatives and all living beings. He said The Holy Prophet (P.B.U.H) described the Muslim Ummah as one body. He said that Muslims should lead their lives according to Islam as it is the only way to lead a successful life. Sheikh Abdullah Al-Manee, a member of the Council of…

Turkey Passes Law To Regulate Social Media Content

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 604 total views,  12 views today COURTESY BY: https://www.bolnews.com/ Turkey on Wednesday passed a controversial new law regulating social media to comply with any demands by the government to block or remove content. Under the new law by Turkey, social media giants such as Facebook and Twitter have to ensure they have local representatives in Turkey and to comply with court orders over the removal of certain content or face heavy fines. The legislation targets social networks with more than a million unique visits every day and says servers with Turkish users’…

Australia: ‘Forest Fires Kill Or Displace Nearly 3 Billion Animals’

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 847 total views,  11 views today COURTESY BY: https://www.bolnews.com/ Extraordinary wildfires in Australia in 2019 have killed or displaced nearly 3 billion animals. A report said that research by scientists had revealed that 3 billion animals had been killed or left the affected area as a result of this unusual fire. That was one of the worst wildlife catastrophes. Scientists from various Australian universities said in their research that wildlife affected 143 million mammals, 2.46 billion reptiles, 180 million birds and 51 million frogs. The report, released on Tuesday, was compiled by…

Modi To Lay Foundation Stone Of Ayodhya Temple On Disputed Land Of Babri Masjid

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 968 total views COURTESY BY: https://www.bolnews.com/ New Delhi: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of the Ayodhya temple on August 5 next month on the disputed land of the Babri Masjid in Ayodhya. It may be recalled that the Supreme Court of India, while ruling in the case of the historic Babri Masjid martyred on November 9, 1992, on the disputed land of the mosque to build a Ram temple and provide Muslims with separate land as an alternative to the construction of the mosque. According to…

Protests Erupt In Poland Over Govt’s Plan To Quit Int’l Domestic Violence Treaty

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 709 total views COURTESY BY: https://www.bolnews.com/ The people of the European country of Poland are protesting against the government for quitting international treaty on combating domestic violence against women and children. According to reports, thousands of citizens took to the streets in Warsaw, Poland, carrying anti-government banners and accusing the government of trying to legitimize domestic violence. Protesters included a large number of young women holding banners against domestic violence. The protests began after the government announced its withdrawal from the Istanbul Convention on the Prevention of Violence against Women and…

Singaporean Man Admits Working As A Chinese Agent In US

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 1,458 total views COURTESY BY: https://www.bolnews.com/ A Singaporean man has admitted being guilty in the US to working as an agent of China. US officials said that Jun Wei Yeo was accused of using his political consultancy in the US as a front to gather data for Chinese intelligence. Jun Wei Yeo pleaded guilty in the federal court to be serving as an illegal agent of the Chinese government in 2015-19. He was earlier accused of collecting confidential information using his political consultancy as a front. He admitted that he scouted…

Erdogan joins thousands to pray for first time at Hagia Sophia mosque in 86 years

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 1,723 total views,  1 views today COURTESY BY: https://tribune.com.pk/ At special service for historic reopened mosque, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan recites Surahs from the Quran TURKEY: Friday’s historic prayers in Turkey’s Hagia Sophia Mosque marked the first acts of worship there in 86 years. Thousands of people took part in the traditional Friday prayers both inside and outside the historic mosque in Istanbul, Turkey’s largest metropolis. Before the Friday prayers, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan recited from the Quran inside the reopened mosque, choosing from both the Surah Al-Fatihah and the…