The social media platforms said the statement by the US President made during the interview to Fox News violated their rules related to Covid-19 misinformation.
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Trump also asked all Americans to wear face coverings, saying “they’ll have an effect” and show “patriotism”, the BBC reported on Tuesday.
Having resisted wearing a mask in the past, Trump has until recently denied the effectiveness of masks in curtailing the spread of the virus.
Even Republican lawmakers have advised him to do so publicly so as to curb the spread of the contagion.
Only 33 per cent said that they approved of Trump’s performance, the latest ABC-Ipsos poll found on Friday, Xinhua news agency reported.
White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany on Friday said the event would be delayed “a week or two”, Xinhua news agency reported.
MIT and Harvard are among the top educational institutes that attract scores of students from across the world, including India.
Los Angeles police told The Hollywood Reporter that they were unaware of the vandalism and there had been zero complaints reported.
Several other accounts that featured in the search had the words “racist” or “racism” in their Twitter name or biographies.
Trump tweeted after the video, posted from @TeamTrump and @TrumpWarRoom accounts which was a four-minute tribute to African American George Floyd, was disabled on the micro-blogging platform.
While Twitter disabled the video, Facebook and Instagram removed posts with the video on Trump campaign accounts, reports Vox.
In a virtual town hall with employees on Tuesday, Zuckerberg said that the post “did not constitute a policy violation”.
US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order to ban the import and use of certain power grid equipment, so as to “secure the country’s bulk-power system”.
The pursuit of the protest, organized by Michigan United for Liberty, is to reopen the state’s economy.
The White House, which is the official residence of Trump, used to follow both the personal account (@narendramodi) of PM Modi and his official Twitter handles @PMOIndia.
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Vice President Mike Pence, who chairs the White House Coronavirus Task Force, said on Thursday at a White House briefing that 4.93 million tests having been performed across the country so far.
Trump and Congress have already approved more than $2.2 trillion in economic relief to counter more than 22 million job losses caused by the pandemic and the efforts to slow it.
US has reported 786,968 coronavirus cases, with 42,308 deaths, both figures the highest in the world.
The US President had added, “Extraordinary times require even closer cooperation between friends. Thank you India and the Indian people for the decision on HCQ. Will not be forgotten!”
Trump on Tuesday criticized the WHO’s response to COVID-19 and threatened to freeze US funding for it
Cloth face coverings fashioned from household items or made at home from common materials at low cost can be used as an additional, voluntary public health measure, said the CDC.
Fauci and Birx have cautioned that cases will continue to go up in the “next several days to a week or so” reflecting caseload that came in before states issued stay-at-home orders.
On Sunday night, Dow futures were down 371 points, or about 1.7 percent. S&P 500 futures fell around 1.8 percent and Nasdaq futures were down around 1.5 percent, CNN reported.
Trump had earlier discussed relaxing the guidelines on Easter, which falls on April 12, to restart the economy, but said on Sunday that had only been “aspirational” and now only expected the deaths from COVID-19 to peak around that date.