Egypt under fire over coronavirus deaths among healthcare workers | Coronavirus pandemic News

Egypt’s medical union blamed the government for the rise in coronavirus infections and deaths among healthcare…

Trump says he’s done taking hydroxychloroquine, unproven treatment for COVID-19

TORONTO — U.S. President Donald Trump is no longer taking the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine, he said…

Coronavirus: N.L. nears 3rd week without new cases, P.E.I. almost a month free – National

Newfoundland and Labrador is approaching three full weeks without detecting a new case of COVID-19.…

Mink infected two humans with coronavirus: Dutch government

AMSTERDAM: Mink with the coronavirus have infected two people in the Netherlands in what are probably…

WHO SUSPENDS trials of Trump-chosen hydroxychloroquine drug over SAFETY RISKS for Covid-19 patients — RT World News

The World Health Organization has paused the clinical trials of anti-malarial drug hydroxychloroquine in coronavirus patients.…

Madagascar to send troops to town where two died of coronavirus

Issued on: 25/05/2020 – 22:02Modified: 25/05/2020 – 22:02 Madagascar’s government has announced it will dispatch troops…

Covid-19 wrap: Hydroxychloriquine trials suspended and over 344 000 deaths globally

Here are the latest developments in the coronavirus crisis. FOLLOW THE LIVE UPDATE | All the latest…

Dominic Cummings refuses to resign or apologise for lockdown breach | Politics

The crisis that has engulfed the government over Dominic Cummings’ conduct continues to rage unabated after…

Coronavirus: WHO halts trials of hydroxychloroquine over safety fears

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionUS President Donald Trump said he was taking…

Boris Johnson and Dominic Cummings say coronavirus affected their eyesight

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said that his own eyesight was affected by coronavirus, after…

Egypt’s doctors criticize government over virus ‘negligence’

CAIRO – Egypt’s medical union on Monday blamed the government for increasing levels of coronavirus infections…

Brazilian president blames health minister, mayors, media for COVID-19 crisis

IO DE JANEIRO — With Brazil emerging as one of the world’s most infected countries, President…

Overcrowded parks may cause coronavirus flare-ups but real risk lies indoors: experts

After images and videos surfaced of thousands flocking to Trinity Bellwoods Park in Toronto, there…

US marks hushed Memorial Day holiday as COVID-19 deaths near 100,000

NEW YORK: Americans paid a mostly low-key tribute to those who died serving in the US Armed…

Pandemic Death Toll, Hong Kong Protests, Florida Law : NPR

RACHEL MARTIN, HOST: We begin the week with the U.S. on the verge of a grim…

Kentucky lockdown protesters condemned for hanging effigy of governor from tree | US news

Political leaders in Kentucky have condemned rightwing protesters against the state’s measures to fight the coronavirus,…

New York marks ‘especially poignant’ Memorial Day amid virus

NEW YORK (AP) — New Yorkers marked Memorial Day with car convoys and small ceremonies instead…

Pandemic a boon for the bicycle as thousands snap them up

San Francisco – Joel Johnson hadn’t owned a bicycle since he was 15, but the pandemic…

New York to provide death benefits for front-line workers who die from COVID-19

ALBANY, N.Y.—Families of front-line workers killed by coronavirus will be entitled to government-backed death benefits, Gov.…

In Bolsonaro’s Brazil, everyone else is to blame for virus

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — With Brazil emerging as one of the world’s most infected countries,…

Dominic Cummings: ‘I don’t regret what I did,’ says PM’s top advisor defending 400km lockdown trip

The chief advisor to UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has insisted he “made the right judgment”…

In Bolsonaro’s Brazil, everyone else is to blame for virus

RIO DE JANEIRO — With Brazil emerging as one of the world’s most infected countries, President…

UN COVID-19 Therapy Trial Pauses Hydroxychloroquine Testing

(GENEVA) — The World Health Organization said Monday that it will temporarily drop hydroxychloroquine — the…

None of my staff has undermined coronavirus messaging: UK PM Johnson

LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday he believed that none of…

Spain’s coronavirus death toll DROPS by 2,000… after new counting system introduced — RT World News

Spanish authorities have revised the coronavirus statistics, weeding out duplicate cases and deaths not linked to…

Coronavirus: Spain to stop quarantining arrivals from 1 July

Image copyright Reuters Foreign visitors to Spain will no longer have to undergo a two-week quarantine…

Memorial Day like no other for Americans under coronavirus restrictions

Americans have marked a Memorial Day like no other as the coronavirus pandemic forced communities to…

‘Corona town’: Cuban graffiti depicts anguish, urges courage

HAVANA (Reuters) – A skeleton reaches up from the ground to clutch at a fantastical winged…

Hundreds Test Positive For Coronavirus at BRF Meatpacking Plant in Brazil

A logo of Brazilian meatpacker BRF SA is seen in the headquarters in Curitiba, Brazil October…

France’s health workers to get ‘significant’ pay rises after coronavirus pandemic – Raw Story

Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said Monday that health workers would soon get hefty pay increases as…