The News Scroll 08 June 2020  Last Updated at 5:04 pm | Source: PTI

Following are the top foreign stories at 1700

Following are the top foreign stories at 1700
FGN21 CHINA-LD INDIA Eastern Ladakh standoff: China says need to implement consensus reached between 2 countries'' leaders

Beijing: China and India have agreed to work to maintain peace along the LAC and resolve the border standoff through talks while implementing the consensus reached between the two countries'' leadership that "differences" do not escalate into "disputes", a top Chinese official said on Monday. By K J M Varma

FGN22 VIRUS-PAK-LEADERS Pak''s former prime minister Abbasi, Railways Minister Rashid test positive for coronavirus

Islamabad: Pakistan''s former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and incumbent Railways Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmad were tested positive for coronavirus on Monday. By Sajjad Hussain

FGN16 VIRUS-UK-QUARANTINE COVID-19: UK''s 14-day quarantine rule for travellers in force amid airline anger

London: The UK''s compulsory 14-day quarantine for inbound travellers, by air, rail or ferries, came into force on the country''s borders from Monday amid protests from the airline industry. By Aditi Khanna

FGN15 UK-PROTESTS-JOHNSON Anti-racism protests ''subverted by thuggery'': UK PM

London: The anti-racism demonstrations in the UK are "subverted by thuggery", Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said, condemning the attacks on police officers after ''Black Lives Matter'' protests held over the custodial killing of George Floyd turned violent and the COVID-19 lockdown was breached by thousands of people for a second consecutive day. By Aditi Khanna

FGN14 VIRUS-US-NY-LD REOPEN Hard-hit by coronavirus, New York City to begin re-opening on Monday

New York: New York City, the epicenter of the devastating COVID-19 pandemic in the US, will begin the first phase of reopening its economy on Monday, bringing about 400,000 employees back to work nearly after 100 days in lockdown when the coronavirus crisis began. By Yoshita Singh

FGN6 US-FLOYD-LD SERVICE Family, friends prepare to pay final tribute to George Floyd

Houston: Family and friends of George Floyd have started preparing to pay their final tribute and goodbyes to him at a funeral service here on Tuesday, weeks after the African-American was killed by a white police officer in Minneapolis, triggering widespread marches and violent protests across the US. By Seema Hakhu Kachru

FGN23 US-MINNEAPOLIS-2NDLD POLICE Police back off as peaceful protests push deep reforms

Minneapolis: Calls for deep police reforms gained momentum as leaders in the city where George Floyd died at the hands of police pushed to dismantle the entire department. (AP) PTI AMS

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