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UN marks 75th anniversary amid coronavirus pandemic: Live updates

US announces sanctions on Iran, Venezuela's Maduro under 'UN' authority as UNGA gets under way.

Dow down 900 points on virus fears, stimulus uncertainty

Dow down 900 points on virus fears, stimulus uncertainty

Bank shares sell-off on heels of report alleging several of them continue to profit from illicit activities.

Trump admin to challenge order blocking US WeChat app store ban

Trump admin to challenge order blocking US WeChat app store ban

US judge on Sunday blocked Commerce Department order for Apple and Google to remove WeChat from US app stores.

Uncertainty hangs over shape of TikTok sale to US investors

Uncertainty hangs over shape of TikTok sale to US investors

Social media app's Chinese parent ByteDance says it will retain majority stake in TikTok, contradicting Oracle, Walmart.

'Scale and speed': Firms urge governments to boost climate action

'Scale and speed': Firms urge governments to boost climate action

Companies such as Walmart, Citigroup, Microsoft and IKEA call for policies to 'reverse nature loss in this decade'.