Germany steps up restrictions for EU countries amid COVID-19 surge

Germany has increased border restrictions amid a new spike in coronavirus cases in the country. From…

‘Uncertainty made me struggle’: Covid puts financial stress on young people | Money

Raymond Christie is having sleepless nights. The 18-year-old is worrying about how difficult it will be…

Coronavirus Australia: Victoria reports 466 new cases and 12 deaths, including second man in his 30s | Australia news

A man in his 30s and six aged care residents are among 12 new Victorian Covid-19…

Tokyo reports 429 COVID-19 infections for second day in a row over 400

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government confirmed 429 coronavirus infections on Saturday, topping 400 for two straight days.…

15 Cases of Methanal Poisoning from Ingesting Alcohol-based Sanitisers in US amid Covid-19 Pandemic

Representational Image: Reuters The 15 cases, including four deaths, were reported in the states of Arizona…

‘We’re making it up as we go along’: how Trump’s America failed the Covid test | World news

A letter landed on the desk of the governor of Georgia, Brian Kemp, this week that…

Can the post-pandemic world be greener? | Coronavirus pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic forced governments worldwide to impose lockdowns earlier this year. As millions stayed at…

Spain reports 1,895 new COVID-19 cases on Friday, health authorities say

BARCELONA, Spain: Spain on Friday (Aug 7) reported 1,895 new coronavirus infections in the past day,…

COVID-19 stricken Anchorage wins court ruling in diner dispute

World As COVID-19 cases spike and hospital bed space dwindles in Alaska’s largest city, Anchorage officials…

Just 10 enforcement orders issued for breach of UK quarantine rules | Police

Just 10 enforcement orders have been issued to people for breaking quarantine rules after arriving in…

Trump news – China, Iran and Russia all exposed to be interfering in the US election as Covid rescue bill falters in Congress

US president Donald Trump in Ohio on Thursday, prior to announcement on TikTok and WeChat restrictions:…

New Zealand’s Ardern launches ‘COVID election’ campaign | New Zealand News

Jacinda Ardern, the prime minister of New Zealand, launched her re-election campaign on Saturday promising a…

China reports 31 new COVID-19 cases in mainland, vs 37 day earlier

China reported 31 new coronavirus cases in the mainland for Aug 7, down from 37 a…

A sweetheart deal: Germany to exempt unmarried couples from COVID-19 border controls

World Germany will give a welcome break to the coronavirus lovelorn from Monday – easing its…

New Zealand PM Ardern launches ‘COVID election’ campaign promising jobs

WELLINGTON: New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Saturday (Aug 8) launched her re-election campaign promising…

Ireland reimposes some COVID-19 restrictions in three counties

DUBLIN: Ireland announced its first localised reimposition of some coronavirus restrictions on Friday as it sought…

Coronavirus Vietnam: The mysterious resurgence of Covid-19

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Returnees from Da Nang are tested for Covid-19 in Hanoi…

Australia’s Victoria sees ‘stabilisation’ in new coronavirus cases

SYDNEY: Australia’s second-most populous state, Victoria, recorded 466 cases of the new coronavirus on Saturday (Aug…

Coronavirus: Vaccine may only be 50% effective, US disease expert warns | World News

An approved coronavirus vaccine may only end up being effective 50% of the time, the top…

Venezuelans breaking COVID-19 rules punished under the sun

CARACAS: Security forces are punishing some Venezuelans who violate anti-coronavirus measures with physical exercise, sitting under…

Kids hospitalized by coronavirus infrequently, but number is rising

American children with COVID-19 are hospitalized infrequently compared to adults, but the rate has been growing…

Trump pledges executive orders to extend Covid relief, but offers few details | US news

Donald Trump has promised unilateral action to provide economic relief for millions of Americans hit by…

Coronavirus: Why US is expecting an ‘avalanche’ of evictions

As hair salons, churches and restaurants reopened across the US, so did eviction courts. A federal…

Mexico warns of ‘prolonged pandemic’: Coronavirus live updates | News

France has recorded over 2,200 confirmed coronavirus infections, a new daily record since the…

Coronavirus severely restricts Antarctic science

Image caption Major science projects in the deep interior and other remote places will be postponed…

Vaccine for COVID-19 will need outside expert review, US regulator says

REUTERS: The United States will need to have independent experts review COVID-19 vaccine candidates before approval,…

Revealed: UK’s rapid Covid test not yet approved by regulators | World news

One of two 90-minute rapid coronavirus tests bought by the UK government and announced on Monday…

Coronavirus in South Africa: Why the vuvuzelas fell silent

Image copyright Getty Images It’s mid-winter here in South Africa’s main city of Johannesburg. The other…

U.S. marks 160,000 COVID-19 deaths as relief talks fail in Washington

NEW YORK More than 160,000 people have died from COVID-19 in the United States, a…

Brazil soccer’s Serie A begins as COVID-19 deaths at 100,000

SAO PAULO (AP) – Brazil’s main national soccer championship begins on Saturday after a three-month delay…