Month: October 2020

TikTok challenges US national security claims, calls ban unlawful

TikTok returned to federal court in Washington on Friday to challenge claims made by the US government as Washington tries to ban the popular video sharing app.TikTok’s owner, Beijing-based ByteDance, in a rebuttal, called the Trump administration’s order “unlawful”, “arbitrary” and “capricious” and again asked Judge Carl Nichols to grant its request to stop the…

Four tourists in Brazil accused of altering coronavirus tests to visit ‘world’s most beautiful beach’

Four tourists were arrested in Brazil for allegedly falsifying Covid-19 tests in an attempt to reach what some say is the world’s most beautiful beach.The two men and two women were arrested on October 29 after landing in Fernando de Noronha, a group of islands off northern Brazil, according to a statement on the archipelago’s…