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What happend on May 6th 2020

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US Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg back in hospital

Wednesday 6th of May 2020, 3:31
related countries: United States United States

The 87-year-old is "resting comfortably" after non-surgical gallbladder treatment, the court says.
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Qatar Airways warns of 'substantial' job losses

Wednesday 6th of May 2020, 6:46
related countries: Qatar Qatar

State-owned Qatar Airways plans significant staff cutbacks as it deals with the coronavirus downturn.
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Kim Jong-un: No signs of heart surgery, says South Korea

Wednesday 6th of May 2020, 7:52
related countries: North Korea North Korea

Rumours swirled about the North Korean leader's health after he was not seen in public for weeks.
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Coronavirus: Summer holidays abroad possible, German official says

Wednesday 6th of May 2020, 8:19
related countries: Germany Germany

Politicians in Germany, France and Italy all express hope that summer holidays will go ahead.
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New Zealand coronavirus: Massive car heist under cover of lockdown

Wednesday 6th of May 2020, 9:14
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand

Thieves used a quiet weekend to steal almost 100 vehicles, shattering New Zealand's sense of community.
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Millie Small: My Boy Lollipop singer dies aged 72

Wednesday 6th of May 2020, 9:47
related countries: Jamaica Jamaica

The singer, who had Jamaica's first million-selling single, dies after suffering a stroke.
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Riyaz Naikoo: Hizbul Mujahideen Kashmir militant killed by Indian forces

Wednesday 6th of May 2020, 10:15
related countries: India India

Riyaz Naikoo had taken over command of the banned Hizbul Mujahideen group in the disputed region.
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Coronavirus lockdown: India jobless numbers cross 120 million in April

Wednesday 6th of May 2020, 10:22
related countries: India India, United States United States

The data for April shows India's unemployment figures are four times that of the US.
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Coronavirus: I watched the president reveal I had Covid-19 on TV

Wednesday 6th of May 2020, 13:56
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia

Against her will, Sita Tyasutami became "case one", the face of Indonesia's coronavirus outbreak.
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'Alcohol poisoning' kills jailed Egyptian filmmaker

Wednesday 6th of May 2020, 14:03
related countries: Egypt Egypt

Shady Habash, whose video mocked the president, "mistook hand sanitiser for water", prosecutors say.
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Coronavirus: Germany reopens shops as lockdown is relaxed

Wednesday 6th of May 2020, 15:38
related countries: Germany Germany

Angela Merkel says "the very first phase is behind us" as the coronavirus lockdown is eased.
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Mexico receives ventilator shipment from US

Wednesday 6th of May 2020, 15:44
related countries: United States United States, Mexico Mexico

The 211 machines were purchased from a US firm, Mexico's foreign minister said.
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Ahmaud Arbery: Biden demands justice for Georgia killing of black jogger

Wednesday 6th of May 2020, 16:16
related countries: Georgia Georgia

Ahmaud Arbery, a 25-year-old black man, was confronted by an ex-policeman and his son while jogging.
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Coronavirus: Russia brings army doctors home from Italy

Wednesday 6th of May 2020, 16:25
related countries: Italy Italy, Russia Russia

A Russian army medical team sent to Italy in March to help fight the pandemic is heading home.
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Kraftwerk founder Florian Schneider dies at 73

Wednesday 6th of May 2020, 17:25
related countries: Germany Germany

The German quartet set the template for electronic music and influenced scores of other artists.
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg: US Supreme Court Justice returns to work from hospital bed

Wednesday 6th of May 2020, 20:22
related countries: United States United States

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 87, participates in two cases from hospital following non-surgical treatment.
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Trumps says coronavirus 'worse attack' than Pearl Harbor

Wednesday 6th of May 2020, 22:47
related countries: China China

"There's never been an attack like this," says the president, blaming China for failing to stop it.
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Venezuela TV shows 'US citizens confessing over failed coup'

Wednesday 6th of May 2020, 22:52
related countries: Venezuela Venezuela, United States United States

Venezuelan President Maduro says US-backed "mercenaries" tried to oust him, a claim the US denies.
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Coronavirus lockdown: Would you report people who break the rules?

Wednesday 6th of May 2020, 23:03
related countries: Singapore Singapore

A hotline in New York was mocked for encouraging "snitches" but in Singapore citizen police are out.
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Life for asylum seekers in lockdown on the US-Mexico border

Wednesday 6th of May 2020, 23:06
related countries: United States United States

Magaly Contreras has spent nine months in a Tijuana shelter and is worried about her future.
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Coronavirus in Kenya: Fearing 'money heists' amid pandemic

Wednesday 6th of May 2020, 23:13
related countries: Kenya Kenya

Kenyans are afraid that money set aside to tackle the virus is being misspent, writes Waihiga Mwaura.
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Mother of killed Georgia man seeks justice

Wednesday 6th of May 2020, 23:25
related countries: Georgia Georgia

Wanda Cooper says her son, Ahmaud Arbery, was "hunted down like an animal and killed".
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Coronavirus: Lockdown bites poor as France eases lockdown grip

Wednesday 6th of May 2020, 23:26
related countries: France France

France is eyeing a lifting of strict coronavirus measures on Monday but for many the damage is done.
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