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People allowed to leave China's Wuhan as coronavirus 2020-04-07 23:40:23The central Chinese city of Wuhan began allowing people to leave on Wednesday for the first time since it was locked down 76 days ago to contain the n

Largest supermoon of 2020 rises on a world 2020-04-07 23:36:00The largest, brightest supermoon of 2020 rose in the night sky on Tuesday over hushed cities, stilled factories and countries in lockdown due to the n

Mexico registers 2,785 cases of coronavirus and 141 2020-04-07 23:22:17Mexico has registered 346 new cases of coronavirus infection, bringing the country's total to 2,785, as well as 141 deaths, the health ministry said

China's Wuhan lockdown ends, but local coronavirus cases 2020-04-07 23:04:39The Chinese city where the coronavirus epidemic first broke out, Wuhan, ended a two-month lockdown on Wednesday, allowing people to leave the city, if

Ecuador builds emergency cemeteries due to coronavirus outbreak 2020-04-07 22:34:56Ecuador's government is preparing an emergency burial ground on land donated by a private cemetery in Guayaquil, the country's largest city, to addr

Hong Kong extends social distancing restrictions to contain 2020-04-07 22:19:04Hong Kong said on Wednesday social-distancing restrictions including the closure of some bars and pubs and a ban on public gatherings of more than fou

Impossible dilemma? World watches Italy as businesses plead 2020-04-07 22:04:04Many Italian companies and academics are pressing the government to reopen factories to prevent an economic catastrophe, as the world watches how the

Australia's parliament set to pass huge stimulus plan 2020-04-07 21:56:30Australia's coveted 'AAA' rating came under a cloud on Wednesday as the country's parliament returned to pass an emergency A$130 billion ($80 bill

North Korea testing, quarantining for COVID-19, still says 2020-04-07 21:51:19North Korea, one of only a handful of countries not to have reported confirmed cases of COVID-19, has said that it continues testing and has more than

Two Peruvian women diagnosed with COVID-19 give birth 2020-04-07 21:05:09Two pregnant women diagnosed with the new coronavirus in Peru have given birth to babies who have tested negative for the disease, a hospital in the c

Messages from above: Colombia's army takes to the 2020-04-07 21:03:56From helicopters blasting messages over densely crowded areas to issuing fines, Colombia's military is deploying all kinds of methods to ensure compl

Court throws out rape, trafficking charges against leader 2020-04-07 20:48:23A California appeals court on Tuesday threw out criminal charges including rape and human trafficking against the leader of a Mexico-based church, ru

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German charity takes coronavirus aid directly to homes New! 2020-04-08 16:57:43Throughout the world, the coronavirus pandemic is especially hard-hitting for poor families, even in rich countries like Germany. A small Christian ch

El Salvador gangs enforce coronavirus lockdown with threats New! 2020-04-08 16:26:14El Salvador gangs, long known for terrorizing the country’s residents through violence and intimidation, have turned to enforcing the government

China defends World Health Organization after Trump slams New! 2020-04-08 16:21:40China's propaganda machine on Wednesday mounted a furious defense of the World Health Organization (WHO) less than 24 hours after President Trum

EU top scientist resigns at height of coronavirus New! 2020-04-08 14:53:18Professor Mauro Ferrari, president of the European Research Council (ERC), claimed red tape and internal politics hindered his ability to take swift a

Do countries with high rates of malaria have New! 2020-04-08 14:35:38Is there a correlation between countries where hydroxychloroquine is routinely administered due to high malaria rates and lower cases of COVID-19?

Wuhan may be celebrating, but another Chinese city New! 2020-04-08 14:32:09The coronavirus lockdown may be over in Wuhan, but in another part of China, it appears to be just getting started.

Driver who was 'bored' caught breaking coronavirus lockdown New! 2020-04-08 14:25:14A motorist in England who crashed into a fence on Tuesday is being blasted by police after the driver admitted to being "bored" and going out during

UK street preacher issued police notice with new New! 2020-04-08 14:17:03A street preacher in the United Kingdom was issued a police notice for refusing to stop his street ministry in light of new coronavirus laws after a m

Next coronavirus 'right around the corner' if wet New! 2020-04-08 12:50:51Animal rights groups say they are ramping up pressure on countries to shut down their wet markets as the coron

Britain joins growing chorus of countries furious with New! 2020-04-08 12:29:18The British government is demanding a refund from China after more than 17 million antibody test kits it ordered were found not reliable enough to be

French aircraft carrier returns to port amid possible New! 2020-04-08 12:28:03A French aircraft carrier headed back to port Wednesday after dozens of sailors showed signs of possible coronavirus infections, France’s defens

Several European countries to relax coronavirus lockdown measures New! 2020-04-08 12:22:15The governments of Norway, Denmark, Austria and the Czech Republic have announced plans to ease lockdown restrictions put in place to slow the rapid s

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New York state's coronavirus deaths now more than New! 2020-04-08 15:15:05Gov. Cuomo ordered New York's flags lowered to half-staff as the coronavirus death toll there reached 6,268, more than double the fatalities of 9/11.

From caviar to apple juice, coronavirus is changing New! 2020-04-08 12:14:37The coronavirus pandemic is short-circuiting the global food supply chain, disrupting the seafood, dairy and almond industries.

Bernie Sanders ends his presidential campaign New! 2020-04-08 11:24:53Bernie Sanders ends a presidential campaign that helped change the course of Democratic politics by energizing a large groups of new voters.

A small Georgia hospital battles one of the New! 2020-04-08 11:10:56Far from the big coastal hubs, a hospital in Albany, Ga., is struggling with one of the fiercest coronavirus outbreaks in the nation.

'Please don't cry, Dr. Kraft': How one doctor 2020-04-08 07:00:28Dr. Colleen Kraft was part of the Emory University team that successfully cared for America's first Ebola patients. She now is a cool-headed stalwart

Column One: Pet parents rejoice: These new products 2020-04-08 06:00:48Some of the many new contraptions on the market for pets -- or are they really for pet owners?

Column: What will a possible 240,000 U.S. COVID-19 2020-04-08 06:00:16Counting the coronavirus dead is more than just good public policy. We count to give ourselves the illusion of control.

Is that a cricket in the dog bowl? 2020-04-08 06:00:08The pet food aisle is about to grow with dog food made from crickets, Serrano bone treats and cat food designed to curtail allergens.

'A crisis within a crisis': Black Americans face 2020-04-07 22:18:02In Illinois, Louisiana and Michigan, African Americans are dying at higher rates than whites from coronavirus.

Coronavirus has led to thousands of early releases 2020-04-07 21:22:46More states are freeing prisoners due to coronavirus, but Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey claims less drastic health measures are enough for its 42,000 inmate

A look at coronavirus masks around the world 2020-04-07 20:23:20There's a global shortage of COVID-19 face masks — so people around the world are getting creative in making their own.

Ultra-Orthodox Jews hit disproportionately hard by Israel's coronavirus 2020-04-07 20:20:32Insular, traditional Jewish community, resistant to state authority, sees spike in COVID-19 cases in Israel.

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Worst recession in decades piles pressure on EU 2020-04-08 08:56:31Europe's top two economies are contracting at their fastest pace in decades, according to forecasts published Wednesday, underscoring the urgent need

A centuries-old tradition has come to a grinding 2020-04-08 07:24:13Funerals are a big deal in Ghana and it is not uncommon, in some parts, for a ceremony to last up to seven days, drawing thousands of crowds adorned i

UK PM spends second night in intensive care 2020-04-08 06:49:23British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has spent a second night in intensive care at a London hospital, suffering from coronavirus.

I was the dumbest tourist in Europe 2020-04-08 06:01:40It takes a special kind of idiot to attempt to travel overland to Morocco from the north of England with barely $100 in their pocket.

Lufthansa shuts low-cost airline and says aviation won't 2020-04-08 04:35:07Lufthansa, one of Europe's biggest airline groups, is permanently reducing the size of its fleet and shuttering one of its low-cost carriers, as it w

WeWork sues SoftBank 2020-04-08 02:23:03WeWork is suing SoftBank for abandoning a $3 billion share buyout and accusing the Japanese company of inventing reasons to back out of the plan, as f

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey sets aside $1 billion 2020-04-07 18:14:11Twitter co-founder and CEO Jack Dorsey says he's dedicating more than a quarter of his wealth to a new fund for charitable causes, with the immediate

Pandemic may be giving Beijing an opening in 2020-04-07 08:52:18• Acting US Navy secretary apologizes for calling ousted carrier captain 'stupid'

Ecuador distributes cardboard coffins to cope with Covid-19 2020-04-07 08:23:31The city of Guayaquil, Ecuador is struggling with the rate of Covid-19 deaths. The government is having to distribute cardboard coffins to meet demand

Great Barrier Reef suffers third mass bleaching event 2020-04-07 03:04:57Australia's Great Barrier Reef has experienced its most widespread bleaching event on record, with the south of the reef bleaching extensively for th

Boris Johnson in ICU, Raab deputized to step 2020-04-07 03:00:49UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has deputized Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab to step in as leader as necessary after Johnson was moved to an intensive

Venezuelan refugees are returning home amid the coronavirus 2020-04-06 20:47:44Venezuelans who once fled their homes for neighboring Colombia are now returning to their country.

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What did they know, exactly? US intel warned New! 2020-04-08 17:54:00 US military intelligence tried to raise the alarm about the coronavirus epidemic in China when it was still embryonic in November, inside sources cla

Global coronavirus cases top 1.5 million as number New! 2020-04-08 17:18:00 Confirmed cases of Covid-19 ticked to just over one and a half million worldwide on Wednesday, according to a tally by Johns Hopkins University, with

France to extend coronavirus lockdown beyond April 15 New! 2020-04-08 17:10:12 Coronavirus lockdown measures in France, already in place for more than three weeks, will be extended further, President Emmanuel Macron’s offi

Lights, Camera...Corona! Filmmakers already cashing in on Covid-19 New! 2020-04-08 16:48:36 While major Hollywood studios are pushing their film production and releases back due to the Covid-19 pandemic, independent movie makers are rushing

Fifth time unlucky: Charting the cursed history of New! 2020-04-08 16:33:31 RT Sport's Drake Riggs takes a look back at the turbulent history of fight bookings involving Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson after the fight

‘Do not politicize this virus unless you want New! 2020-04-08 16:12:00 The WHO head Tedros Ghebreyesus has responded to US President Donald Trump’s threat to defund the UN health body with a harsh rebuke. Not focus

‘Thank you India!’ Trump praises ‘strong leader’ Modi New! 2020-04-08 16:10:29 US President Donald Trump has praised Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi after his government reversed its decision not to export hydroxychloroquine

4 dead after HORROR Moscow nursing home fire New! 2020-04-08 15:30:00 At least four people died and ten were injured after a nursing home went ablaze in Moscow, cutting off dozens of immobile patients. Rescuers were abl

NY to fly flags HALF MAST for Covid-19 New! 2020-04-08 15:11:00 As the number of American victims of the novel coronavirus has jumped over 14,000 and the number of infected began creeping towards half a million, N

Daleks, drones, and high-tech cops: Robots come out New! 2020-04-08 14:52:08 As coronavirus lockdowns keep people indoors and physically distant from one another, robots are picking up the slack, doing the jobs humans can&rsqu

UFC 249: Four undercard fights to follow on New! 2020-04-08 14:41:21 While the loss of the headliner between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson is a blow, next weeks's UFC 249 is set to push ahead despite coronavir

Eternal negativity of the one-track mind: Think tank New! 2020-04-08 14:33:00 There's something incredibly fascinating about the "Centre for European Policy Analysis" (CEPA). While other firms on the think tank gravy train a

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Corona: How People Around the World Are Supporting 2020-04-02 08:48:37The coronavirus is forcing us to keep our distance from other people. Yet these extraordinary times have also brought forth moments of warmth and soli

Fighting Coronavirus: A New Infection Alarm System on 2020-04-02 06:44:33European researchers have developed a new technology aimed at slowing the spread of the novel coronavirus. Called PEPP-PT, it has been designed to con

Half a Million German Companies Have Sent Employees 2020-04-01 09:47:24The corona crisis has hit the German economy at full force. Already, 470,000 applications have been filed for a German government subsidy that prevent

Corona Challenge: Germany Reaching the Upper Limit of 2020-04-01 06:19:01Every day, tens of thousands people in Germany seek to get tested for the novel coronavirus. Often, though, they run up against a lack of testing capa

The Price of Life: Novel Coronavirus Is Forcing 2020-03-31 13:50:35Some in Germany have the impression that the country can survive a long-term lockdown without suffering any grave consequences. That thinking is dange

Ischgl, Austria: A Corona Hotspot in the Alps 2020-03-31 13:40:39The Austrian winter-sports mecca of Ischgl is well known for its parties. But after helping spread the virus across Europe, the town's reputation is

China Eases Back Toward Normality Three Months after 2020-03-31 11:22:30Twelve weeks after the outbreak of the coronavirus epidemic in China, leaders in Beijing are gradually reopening the country. But how can they be sure

Corona: Virologists Are Divided Over Need for Draconian 2020-03-31 06:39:55How deadly is the coronavirus? How much of the population has already been infected? How widespread is immunity? The models politicians are relying on

What Next?: Attention Slowly Turns to the Mother 2020-03-27 15:13:56The fight against the coronavirus has paralyzed society and the economy. Lockdown measures are fine for the short term, but they threaten to rapidly d

German Ventilator Manufacturer: "Absolutely Mission Impossible" 2020-03-27 13:30:58Drägerwerk is a world leader in the production of ventilators. In an interview, company head Stefan Dräger, 57, discusses the challenges of

Calls for Corona Bonds Met with Familiar "Nein" 2020-03-27 13:30:23The danger of a new euro crisis is growing. Weak member states like Italy need help if they're going to survive the coronavirus lockdown financially.

Amazon Tribes at Acute Risk from the Coronavirus 2020-03-27 04:38:01The novel coronavirus poses a deadly threat to the indigenous peoples in the Amazon rainforest. But Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is doing nothin

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Giuseppe Conte: EU needs to help coronavirus hit New! 2020-04-09 00:04:58Italian PM Giuseppe Conte tells the BBC EU leaders need to rise to the challenge of the pandemic.

Virus could push half a billion people into New! 2020-04-08 23:28:56UN research warns the coronavirus pandemic could put a further 8% of world's population in poverty.

Porous borders where virus cannot be controlled New! 2020-04-08 22:10:14People surging unmonitored over borders in a volatile part of the world has sparked dire warnings.

Disney Plus racks up 50m subscribers in five New! 2020-04-08 21:32:29Disney's new video streaming service almost doubles its subscription base during coronavirus lockdowns.

Yemen: Saudi-led coalition announces ceasefire New! 2020-04-08 20:05:51The coalition has been fighting against Houthi forces in Yemen since March 2015.

Coronavirus: WHO chief urges end to 'politicisation' of New! 2020-04-08 19:48:27The comments come as President Trump continues his attacks on what he calls the "China-centric" WHO.

Bernie Sanders suspends presidential campaign New! 2020-04-08 19:40:52The decision clears the way for Joe Biden to become the Democratic nominee who faces Donald Trump.

Coronavirus in Africa: Emergency laws v individual rights New! 2020-04-08 19:11:34Security forces in several states have allegedly abused their powers during the Covid-19 crisis.

Will we ever take cruise holidays again? New! 2020-04-08 19:10:22The cruise line industry faces a long journey back from the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus: Two US towns, two very different experiences New! 2020-04-08 19:09:38In some parts of the country, lives have changed unrecognisably, while elsewhere people say life is largely unchanged.

Coronavirus: How Russia's ballet wasn't shut down despite New! 2020-04-08 19:08:26The spread of coronavirus has shut down entertainment venues but for these dancers the show goes on.

What was the best year for music? New! 2020-04-08 19:07:18Was 1984 more influential than 1982? Streaming statistics from the BPI suggest it might have been.

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Saudi Arabia announces ceasefire in Yemen amid COVID-19 New! 2020-04-08 23:55:48In a statement carried by Saudi Arabia’s official state news agency, a Saudi military spokesman said that the ceasefire would last two weeks and

Nearly half a billion people may end up New! 2020-04-08 23:44:51Under the most serious scenario - a 20% contraction in income - the number of people living in extreme poverty would rise by 434 million people to 922

U.S. federal stockpile of protective equipment almost depleted: New! 2020-04-08 22:20:48The HHS statement confirms federal documents released Wednesday showing that about 90 per cent of the personal protective equipment in the stockpile h

Coronavirus: Canadian-born Second World War Dam Buster dies New! 2020-04-08 21:54:17Saskatchewan-born Ken Sumner, who was a member of 617 Squadron and flew raids in the Second World War, died last week after contracting the novel coro

Coronavirus: Ontario doctor, toddler son trapped in India New! 2020-04-08 21:07:25Nazia Syed, a physician, left for Lucknow, India to visit her family in the beginning of March, before the coronavirus pandemic hit.

First Canadian troops return from Ukraine, in quarantine New! 2020-04-08 19:44:05Most of the returning troops, who are being housed at the same hotel as hundreds of Canadians repatriated from overseas, are from Edmonton.

2 charged with terrorism over threats to spread New! 2020-04-08 17:20:25Prosecutors allege James Jamal Curry, 31, of St. Petersburg, Florida, coughed on an officer's arm while he was being arrested on a domestic violence

Coronavirus conspiracies pushed by Russia, amplified by Chinese New! 2020-04-08 16:56:13Russia and China are pushing conspiracy theories on the origin of the new coronavirus, experts say.

Crews of cargo ships being denied shore leave New! 2020-04-08 16:05:04Crews on some foreign-flagged ships are being told they'll be stuck on their ships - without shore leave - for up to nine months.

Officer appears to cough at Black woman amid New! 2020-04-08 15:04:11The officer, who is white, appears to force out several coughs as he walks past the woman who is recording the video on her phone.

John Prine, legendary U.S. folk singer-songwriter, dead at 2020-04-07 22:44:34Prine's family announced his death due to complications from COVID-19.

Aerial survey shows Great Barrier Reef bleaching more 2020-04-07 22:17:13The air surveys of 1,036 reefs in the past two weeks found bleached coral in the northern, central and southern areas, James Cook University professor

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