Recovered cases more than active cases: Health Ministry
The health department said that there were 18,543 active cases with 11,861 patients having recovered from the virus. The state health minister Biswa Sarma informed that there were 1,945 active cases in the state.
De Blasio: NYC to cut NYPD funding, shift it to social services
On Monday, protesters in NY gathered outside Gracie Mansion - the mayoral residence - to demand De Blasio's resignation. Mayor Bill de Blasio said the funds diverted from the New York Police Department would be used for social services.
World Health Organization encourages masks where virus widespread
The health organisation also updated its guidance on the composition of fabric masks based on academic research. What's not new is the WHO's continued emphasis that masks alone can not defeat the coronavirus pandemic.
25 celebrities who are taking part in the Black Lives Matter protests
Humvees lined up outside Los Angeles City Hall, and troops stood behind police on the steps of the building as protesters gathered.