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UPDATE 3-Third death from Japan cruise ship as health minister vows to set virus strategy

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(Adds third death and health minister’s news conference) By Kevin Buckland TOKYO, Feb 23 (Reuters) – A third passenger from the coronavirus-infected Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan died on Sunday, authorities said, as the government promised to introduce fresh steps to contain the outbreak. The latest death was a Japanese man in his 80s, Read More

Hughes fears Indian closure, bank disruptions over unpaid fees

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NEW DELHI (Reuters) – U.S. satellite broadband provider Hughes Network Systems may have to shut its Indian operations due to unpaid levies owed to the government, which could put thousands of banking services at risk, a company letter seen by Reuters showed. FILE PHOTO: A view of telecom towers installed over the buildings is pictured Read More

UPDATE 2-Japan minister apologises after woman who left virus-stricken ship tests positive

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(Updates number of infections in Japan, adds details) By Kevin Buckland TOKYO, Feb 23 (Reuters) – Japan’s health minister has apologised after a woman who was allowed to leave a coronavirus-infected cruise ship docked near Tokyo tested positive for the virus. The woman in her 60s disembarked the Diamond Princess in Yokohama on Wednesday following Read More

U.S. firm Hughes fears Indian closure, bank disruptions over unpaid fees – letter

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NEW DELHI (Reuters) – U.S. satellite broadband provider Hughes Network Systems may have to shut its Indian operations due to unpaid levies owed to the government, which could put thousands of banking services at risk, a company letter seen by Reuters showed. India’s Supreme Court late last year ordered a number of telecom companies, including Read More

Japan minister apologizes after woman who leaves ship tests positive for virus

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s health minister apologized on Saturday after a woman who was allowed to leave a coronavirus-infected cruise ship docked near Tokyo tested positive for the virus. The woman in her 60s disembarked the Diamond Princess in Yokohama on Wednesday following a two-week quarantine on board, but was found to be positive following Read More

UPDATE 1-Japan minister apologises after woman who leaves ship tests positive for virus

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(Adds details of infection, rise in number of cases) TOKYO, Feb 23 (Reuters) – Japan’s health minister apologised on Saturday after a woman who was allowed to leave a coronavirus-infected cruise ship docked near Tokyo tested positive for the virus. The woman in her 60s disembarked the Diamond Princess in Yokohama on Wednesday following a Read More

WATCH: Tyson Fury prepares for Deontay Wilder heavyweight showdown by DANCING backstage

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Tyson Fury was clearly not fazed by the prospect of facing the devastating punching power of Deontay Wilder for a second time, being filmed dancing backstage in the lead-up to their heavyweight world title rematch in Las Vegas. Undefeated pair Fury and Wilder are preparing to slug it out again at the MGM Grand Garden Read More

Russia isn’t only behind election hacking! They’re also trying to smear US over coronavirus … according to State Department

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Not satisfied with just blaming Russia for election meddling, US officials are now claiming Moscow is trying to “sow discord” by spreading disinformation about the coronavirus and the US’ role in its creation and global response. US State Department officials are claiming Moscow is behind an internet campaign to blame the coronavirus on the US Read More

‘Totally sane’: Dems can’t make up their minds about who is a supposed ‘Russian agent’. Trump? Bernie? Or… both?

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Former presidential candidate Eric Swalwell performed mental gymnastics on CNN to defend Bernie Sanders over alleged help from Russia, claiming Moscow does it in order to help its ‘agent’ Donald Trump. The Democrats’ overuse of Russian collusion conspiracy theories appears to be collapsing in on itself. First Trump supposedly worked with the country to meddle Read More

Laura Ingraham mocks Dems’ inability to guarantee same-day Nevada results: ‘Are we a Third World country?’

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Do Saturday’s Nevada Democratic primary caucuses even matter? That’s the question Fox News host Laura Ingraham raised Friday night, on the eve of the voting — as many other questions hovered over the contest. “And it looks like Democrats could be facing a repeat of the fiasco we saw in Iowa two weeks back, if Read More