Recent content by Bilal Raza

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    Bank of England sees worst slump in 300 years as coronavirus bites: Reuters

    LONDON (Reuters) - The Bank of England said Britain could be headed for its biggest economic slump in over 300 years due to the coronavirus lockdown and kept the door open on Thursday for more stimulus next month. In what it called an ‘illustrative scenario’ rather than a standard forecast...
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    U.S. Pulls Authorization for Use of Face Masks Made in China - Bloomberg

    The Food and Drug Administration reversed a decision to allow the emergency use of dozens of N-95 face masks made in China, after government testing found many didn’t work properly. The agency had authorized use of the masks to help address shortages of personal protective equipment, on the...
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    Muslim scholar being hounded by Delhi police - AMUST

    Officers from Delhi Police special cell raided the Jamia residence of Dr Zafarul Islam Khan, the outspoken Chairman of the Delhi Minorities Commission on Wednesday 6 May just before iftar confiscating his phone and laptop, but failed to arrest him due to public outrage. Dr Khan was charged with...
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    US to remove Patriots, other military assets from Saudi Arabia - Aljazeera

    WSJ: four batteries of Patriot surface-to-air missiles sent to deter Iranians will be removed from Saudi oil facilities. The United States is reportedly removing Patriot anti-missile systems, along with other military assets, from the kingdom of Saudi Arabia as it winds down a military...