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  1. A school run by the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestinian Refugees in Rafah, in the

    Biden resumes Palestinian aid, urges two-state solution

    US President Joe Biden on Wednesday (Apr 7) restored aid to the Palestinians to a tune of US$235 million, upsetting ally Israel, as he promised to ...
  2. A man walks past the U.S. Capitol in Washington

    Senate Democrats trim parts of Biden's COVID-19 aid bill, Republicans threaten delay

    President Joe Biden's proposed US$1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill would phase out US$1,400 payments to high-income Americans in a compromise ...
  3. Outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Luton

    Ryanair loses legal fight against French, Swedish airline state aid

    Ryanair on Wednesday lost its fight against state aid granted to virus-hit rivals Air France and SAS via national schemes after Europe's ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: Workers prepare foodstuff for beneficiaries at a food distribution center supported by

    US exempts UN, aid groups from effort to cut off Yemen's Houthis

    The United States on Tuesday (Jan 19) exempted aid groups, the United Nations, the Red Cross and the export of agricultural commodities, medicine, ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks to journalists on Capitol Hill in

    Battle over US$2,000 COVID-19 aid checks shifts to US Senate

    An unusual battle in Congress over President Donald Trump's demand for US$2,000 coronavirus aid checks for Americans shifts on Tuesday to the ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: Statue of George Washington at Federal Hall across Wall Street from New York Stock Exch

    Wall Street hits record as fiscal aid bill signed

    NEW YORK :U.S. stocks rose on Monday, with each of Wall Street's main indexes touching record levels as President Donald Trump's signing of a ...
  7. U.S. President Donald Trump boards Air Force One at Joint Base Andrews

    COVID-19 aid at risk as US lawmakers block Trump's changes

    US lawmakers on Thursday (Dec 24) blocked attempts to alter a US$2.3 trillion coronavirus aid and government spending package, rejecting President ...
  8. U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) holds a news conference on Capitol Hill, in Washington

    US Congress 'closing in' on US$900 billion COVID-19 aid bill

    U.S. congressional negotiators neared a US$900 billion deal to address COVID-19, including direct payments to Americans but no financial aid for ...