Business groups brand UK’s quarantine plan for arrivals ‘isolationist’ | UK news

Business groups have accused the government of pursuing an “isolationist” policy after the home secretary, Priti…

Coronavirus and culture: ‘Some good things will come out of this’ | Australia news

Lola Greeno collects delicate, pearlescent shells she turns into jewellery, the way Tasmanian Aboriginal women have…

Police spoke to Dominic Cummings after Durham trip in lockdown | Politics

Police spoke to Dominic Cummings about breaching the government’s lockdown rules after he was seen in…

‘Exploitative conditions’: Germany to reform meat industry after spate of Covid-19 cases | Environment

The German government has announced a series of reforms of the meat industry, including a ban…

Coronavirus will reshape our cities – we just don’t know how yet | World news

Few residents of the world’s great metropolises would have thought much about plagues before this year.…

Coronavirus US live: experts urge caution on first holiday weekend of summer as deaths pass 94,000 | US news

9.41am EDT 09:41 This is Joan Greve, taking over for Jo Walters. Another study has emerged…

Why Sweden is unlikely to make a U-turn on its controversial Covid-19 strategy | Tae Hoon Kim | Opinion

Sweden has received considerable media scrutiny in recent days. According to figures published on Tuesday, it…

Children half as likely to get coronavirus than adults, data shows | Science

Children are about half as likely to become infected with coronavirus than adults, according to scientists…

Manila lockdown diary: ‘I went into labour but had to walk to the clinic to give birth’ | Global development

Millions of people in the Philippine capital, Manila, have spent more than two months under lockdown.…

UK coronavirus live: Priti Patel to unveil travel quarantine plan | World news

A group of senior scientists has warned that 1 June is too soon for schools to…

‘Planes spray the city at night’: Covid-19 conspiracy theories in Mexico’s motor town | Global development

In San Luis Potosí, a city in central Mexico, some people believe the coronavirus is an…

First families pay tribute after ex-White House butler dies from Covid-19 | US news

Tributes from former first families have rolled in after the death from Covid-19 of Wilson Jerman,…

Snowy Hydro 2.0 approved by NSW government as part of Covid-19 economic stimulus | Australia news

The Snowy Hydro 2.0 project is a step closer to going ahead after being approved by…

Coronavirus Starts Behaving Differently In China’s Northeast Region

May 21, 2020 08:00 PM IST iVideos iVideos The novel…

Covid-19 track and trace: what can UK learn from countries that got it right? | World news

Boris Johnson’s insistence that the UK will be able to roll out a “world-beating” coronavirus test,…

Coronavirus live news: Trump pushes to open churches as Brazil death toll passes 20,000 | World news

7.08pm EDT 19:08 Hello and welcome to the Guardian’s ongoing live coverage of the coronavirus pandemic.…

Just 7.3% of Stockholm had Covid-19 antibodies by end of April, study shows | World news

Just 7.3% of Stockholm’s inhabitants had developed Covid-19 antibodies by the end of April, according to…

Chechen strongman Ramzan Kadyrov ‘hospitalised with suspected Covid-19’ | World news

Ramzan Kadyrov, the strongman leader of Chechnya, is in hospital in Moscow with coronavirus symptoms, Russian…

Europe Coronavirus Death Count Tops 1,70,000-Mark: Report

Britain has the highest coronavirus death count in Europe with 35,704 fatalities (File) Paris: Europe’s coronavirus…

Bereaved families call for urgent inquiry into UK Covid-19 response | UK news

A group of families of people who died from Covid-19 have called for an immediate public…

Coronavirus US live: Trump to visit Michigan amid tensions with Democratic governor | US news

9.27am EDT 09:27 Even as nearly 40 million Americans have filed for unemployment beneifts, Senate majority…

Coronavirus infections top 5 million worldwide

PARIS, FRANCE — Global infections from the novel coronavirus surpassed five million on Thursday as the…

Bristol reveals plans to pedestrianise historic centre in Covid-19 revamp | UK news

A scheme to turn part of Bristol’s historic centre into a pedestrian-only zone within months has…

Surgeon known for separating conjoined twins was early coronavirus victim | US news

When Clarence and Carl Aguirre were born conjoined at the head, physicians in their native Philippines…

Did the UK government prepare for the wrong kind of pandemic? | World news

When the coronavirus struck, the British government repeatedly said it was among the best-prepared countries in…

Unusually active hurricane season could threaten US effort to fight Covid-19 | World news

As the US continues to be pummeled by the coronavirus pandemic, a fresh looming threat is…

‘If I don’t have sex I’ll die of hunger’: Covid-19 crisis for Rio’s trans sex workers | Global development

Social distancing is keeping people off the streets of central Rio de Janeiro. And that has…

UK coronavirus live: launch test and trace or risk second wave, NHS leaders warn | Politics

2.55am EDT 02:55 My esteemed colleague Sarah Boseley has written a very good explainer on the…

Pitfalls the UK needs to avoid when contact tracing for coronavirus | World news

Fresh uncertainty over the UK’s contact-tracing plans has thrown light on the difficulties of a successful…

US demands removal of sexual health reference in UN’s Covid-19 response | Global development

Civil society groups have condemned calls by the Trump administration to remove references to sexual and…