Pelosi says deal on new US COVID-19 relief Bill may not come until after election

WASHINGTON: US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday (Oct 21) said she believed negotiations with the White House…

Pandemic Relief Talks Inch Ahead But McConnell Is Resistant

WASHINGTON: Negotiations on a huge COVID-19 relief bill have taken a modest step forward, though time…

McConnell warns White House against COVID-19 relief deal

WASHINGTON: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday (Oct 20) told fellow Republicans that he has warned…

Relief at Covid tier 3 decision in Greater Manchester but still ‘win win’ for mayor | UK news

While residents of Greater Manchester were relieved to finally receive a decision on whether the region…

Deadline Looms As Differences Narrow On COVID Relief Aid

WASHINGTON: It’s deadline day for House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on COVID-19…

Deadline looms, but U.S. COVID relief deal may be far off

WASHINGTON — U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi reported some progress in advance of a Tuesday deadline…

Deadline looms, but COVID relief deal may be far off

WASHINGTON – House Speaker Nancy Pelosi reported some progress in advance of a Tuesday deadline for…

House Speaker Pelosi ‘optimistic’ on COVID-19 relief deal before US election

WASHINGTON: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Sunday (Oct 18) differences remain with President Donald Trump’s…

New coronavirus relief slipping past election

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress is past the point at which it can deliver more coronavirus relief…

US budget gap triples to record $3.1 trillion on virus relief

The national debt is now bigger than the size of the economy, and it could be…

South Africa extends relief grants to help poor amid virus

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa announced Thursday that his government will extend relief grants to 6…

Saudi hosts G20 talks on COVID-19 recovery, debt relief

RIYADH: G20 finance ministers and central bankers are set to hold talks on Wednesday (Oct 14) aimed at…

White House seeks limited COVID-19 relief bill, promises further talks on broader stimulus

WASHINGTON: The Trump administration on Sunday (Oct 11) called on Congress to pass a stripped-down coronavirus relief…

White House seeks coronavirus relief bill after stimulus rejected | US & Canada News

Trump administration urges Congress to pass a stripped-down relief bill using leftover funds from an expired…

Coronavirus relief funds for nursing homes dry up, raising fears for elderly, vulnerable

As drafts of a renewed coronavirus relief package continue to be debated in and around the White House, the…

COVID-19 relief pushes U.S. budget deficit to a record $3.1T

WASHINGTON – New, eye-popping federal budget figures released Thursday show an enormous $3.1 trillion deficit in…

US man allegedly spent $96,000 in COVID relief funds on Ferrari | US & Canada News

The men are charged with using fraudulent documents to obtain loans from a programme meant to…

Trump reverses course on Covid-19 relief, calling off stimulus talks with Democrats

President Donald Trump on Tuesday called an abrupt end to negotiations with Democrats over additional Covid-19…

Trump ends Covid budget stimulus relief talks

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Workers in hazmat suits were seen sanitising the White House…

Trump calls off COVID-19 relief talks with Democrats

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump on Tuesday (Oct 6) called off negotiations with Democratic lawmakers on coronavirus relief…

Trump Halts COVID-19 Relief Talks Until After Election

The White House is seen in Washington, early Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020, the morning after President…

US COVID-19 relief Bill complicated by top Republicans testing positive

WASHINGTON: The renewed effort in the US Congress to reach a fresh deal to pump coronavirus…

Unemployment claims in the U.S. show little relief from pandemic layoffs.

American employers continue to cut jobs at rates that dwarf the pace of layoffs in past…

Pelosi and Mnuchin have ‘extensive’ talks on COVID relief

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin held an “extensive conversation”…

Pelosi and Mnuchin have ‘extensive’ talks on COVID relief

WASHINGTON – House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin held an “extensive conversation“ Wednesday…

The music of the virus: sadness, relief and communal consolation | Australia news

One fine untroubled morning in 2019 I was out walking in Potts Point, on my way…

Relief as much of New Zealand eases out of coronavirus restrictions | New Zealand

Many New Zealanders will on Monday night taste freedom from all Covid-19 restrictions for a second…

Coronavirus in South Africa: Relief, pride and the ‘new normal’

image copyrightGetty Images South Africa, which had one of the world’s earliest and strictest lockdowns, is…

Concern, relief as Spanish children return to school amid COVID-19

MADRID: Wearing colourful masks, the pupils of the Mariano Jose de Larra primary school in Madrid…

70% of coronavirus relief payments to deceased are now recovered: U.S. officials – National

The Trump administration says that it has recovered nearly 70 per cent of the government novel…