FGN12 US-TRUMP-LD TIKTOK Trump backs TikTok deal involving Oracle and Walmart Washington/Beijing: US President Donald Trump has announced a proposed deal on TikTok involving two American companies - Oracle and Walmart - that would allow the US operations of the Chinese video sharing application, which was placed on a ban list due to security concerns. By Lalit K Jha and K J M Varma FGN14 TRUMP-SC-LD NOMINEE Trump vows to nominate woman judge for Supreme Court ahead of election despite opposition from Democrats Washington: President Donald Trump has said he will next week nominate a woman to replace the late US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, escalating a political row with the Democrats over her successor weeks before the presidential election. By Lalit K Jha FGN8 UNGA-GUTERRES-LEADERS Virtual edition of UN General Assembly to see record participation of world leaders: Guterres United Nations,: The virtual edition of the United Nations General Assembly will see a record number of Heads of State and Government address the high-level week through pre-recorded video statements, UN chief Antonio Guterres has said. By Yoshita Singh FGN10 VIRUS-MALDIVES-INDIA-AID India extends USD 250 million in financial support to Maldives to overcome impact of COVID-19 Male: India has provided financial assistance of USD 250 million to the Maldives to help it mitigate the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Indian embassy here said on Sunday.
FGN9 VIRUS-UK-RULES Hefty fines for COVID-19 quarantine breaches in England London: The UK government on Sunday announced new rules, which make it a legal requirement for people with coronavirus to quarantine, with fines of up to 10,000 pounds imposed on repeat breaches of the stipulated 14-day self-isolation period to control the spread of the virus. By Aditi Khanna MRJ