Iran temporarily frees 85,000 from jail, including political prisoners, amid coronavirus

DUBAI: Iran has temporarily freed about 85,000 people from jail, including political prisoners, in response to…

Coronavirus: China says coronavirus cases in Wuhan to cease by end of March | World | News

Coronavirus infections in Wuhan – the place of the virus’ origin – are expected to dry…

Moment boozy Brit woman is dragged out of Tenerife swimming pool and ARRESTED for flouting coronavirus lockdown – The Sun

A BOOZY Brit is bundled out of a Spanish hotel swimming pool in handcuffs after flouting…

Coronavirus: Ohio Democratic primary postponed to prevent spread of Covid-19 pandemic

Ohio has called off its presidential primary just hours before polls were set to open due…

China Daily says Wuhan’s new coronavirus cases could cease by mid-late March

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Wuhan is expected to see new coronavirus infections dry up by mid-to-late March…

Lack of clean water for India’s poor spawns virus concerns

Experts say keeping hands clean is one of the easiest and best ways to prevent transmission…

103-year-old Iran woman survives coronavirus: report

Tehran (AFP) – A 103-year-old woman in Iran has recovered after being infected with the new…

Rising number of medical staff infected with coronavirus in Italy | Coronavirus pandemic News

Rome, Italy – As coronavirus cases jump and deaths surge in Italy, new figures show an…

Coronavirus, China, Italy: Your Thursday Briefing

(Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. We’re covering a bleak…

Coronavirus: Trump puts US on war footing to combat outbreak

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe effect of coronavirus around the world Describing…

Connecticut reports first coronavirus-related death

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont announced Wednesday the state’s first coronavirus-related death is an elderly man who had…

Infected man in Japan who wanted to ‘spread virus’ dies

A man infected with the novel coronavirus who went to a Filipino pub earlier this month…

Inside One Family’s Coronavirus Nightmare at Seattle-Area Nursing Home

Washington: Lori Spencer had an uneasy feeling after dropping her 81-year-old mother off at the Life…

US still ‘doing poorly’ on coronavirus testing

US President Donald Trump moved on Wednesday to accelerate production of desperately needed medical equipment to battle…

Virus epicentre in China reports no new Covid-19 cases

China has recorded no new cases of Covid-19 in the virus epicentre Wuhan or in the…

Africa should ‘prepare for the worst’ with virus, WHO says

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Africa should “prepare for the worst” as the coronavirus begins to spread locally,…

Trump, citing coronavirus, says U.S. will remove illegal migrants and asylum seekers – National

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday his administration will use a health-focused statute to swiftly…

Markets plunge in coronavirus fallout, Dow erases nearly all ‘Trump Bump’ gains

Issued on: 18/03/2020 – 22:04Modified: 18/03/2020 – 22:04 As Wall Street extended its deep sell-off on…

Trump and US states ramp up drive to slow spread of coronavirus

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK: The White House, under pressure to escalate national action to combat the coronavirus, urged…

Nevada orders all casinos, bars, restaurants closed as U.S. coronavirus cases surge

Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak has ordered the statewide shutdown of all casino and gambling operations as…

Coronavirus: Medical mask resellers targeted by armed gang in Ukraine

Three men accused of stealing 100,000 masks designed to protect against the coronavirus have been arrested…

Gran, 103, recovers from coronavirus less than six days after getting killer flu – World News

The coronavirus pandemic is sweeping the globe with the number of cases internationally and here in…

Canada announces massive aid package amid pandemic

Canada’s government is deferring tax payments until August, providing a wage subsidy for small businesses and…

Guatemala to resume receiving deportees from U.S. even with asylum deal on hold over coronavirus

The Guatemalan government announced Thursday morning it would again receive deportation flights from the U.S., two…

China reports just ONE new domestic case of coronavirus in 24 hours… but says 20 more cases arrived from abroad – The Sun

CHINA says it has just one new case of coronavirus in the whole country after it…

Rattled world ‘at war’ with coronavirus as deaths surge in Italy, France

MADRID/BEIJING (Reuters) – Hundreds of millions of people faced a world turned upside down on Wednesday…

Foods that could be less available in pandemic

Stuck rationing toilet paper because you didn’t stockpile during the coronavirus panic over the last few days?…

United Nations Educational, Scientific And Cultural Organization Says More Than 850 Million Students Worldwide Not At School Amid Virus Scare

Countries rushing to fill the void by offering real-time video classes: UNESCO (Representational) Paris: More than…

Coronavirus cancels major military drills, gives Europe reprieve from NATO warmongering — RT World News

NATO’s massive military exercise ‘Defender Europe 2020’ has been effectively canceled over the covid-19 pandemic. Instead…

What a coronavirus lockdown might mean for London | World news

When China announced plans to lock down Wuhan and most of the surrounding Hubei province, the…