Spain considers state of emergency for coronavirus-hit Madrid

MADRID: Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez is holding an emergency Cabinet meeting on Friday (Oct 9)…

China Under Pressure to Cancel Debt to Coronavirus-hit Poor Countries under G20 Initiative: Report

China, the world’s largest creditor, is increasingly coming under pressure to cancel its huge debt to…

Terrifying outbreak of deadly West Nile fever grows in coronavirus-hit Spain as death toll hits 6

DEADLY West Nile fever has claimed its SIXTH fatality in Spain after spreading to yet another…

UK Plans Seat Out To Help Out Scheme For Coronavirus-Hit Theatres: Report

Boris Johnson has directed government officials to work out a speedy strategy. (Representational) London: The UK…

Children study in back of truck in coronavirus-hit Mexico

MEXICO CITY: An improvised school in Mexico’s capital is helping underprivileged children keep studying during the…

Hunt for 200 Wizz Air passengers after airline ‘not told’ about 8 coronavirus-hit teens on flight from Crete to Luton

A SEARCH has been launched for over 200 Wizz Air passengers after authorities reportedly failed to…

Nike for chicken: Bartering soars in coronavirus-hit Philippines | News

Struggling to make ends meet, Lorraine Imperio swapped a pair of Nike slip-on shoes for a…

Coronavirus-hit U.S. aircraft carrier debated isolating crew in Japan

A U.S. Navy report on the coronavirus outbreak aboard the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt showed…

Everyone who attended illegal baby shower at coronavirus-hit Melbourne nursing home struck down by Covid

STAFF at a care home in Melbourne which is now riddled with Covid held an illicit…

UK Govt Faces Backlash over Coronavirus-hit Exam Grades System

Representational Image: Reuters Although the newly released results for 18-year-olds showed record-high grades and more students…

Britain enters record recession after coronavirus-hit economy shrinks by a fifth

Issued on: 12/08/2020 – 13:14Modified: 12/08/2020 – 13:22 Britain’s economy shrank by a fifth in the…

Tropical Storm Isaias nears coronavirus-hit Florida

Image copyright EPA Florida is preparing for Tropical Storm Isaias which is expected to hit the…

Coronavirus-hit Spain sees biggest daily rise since lockdown as two thirds of Magaluf hotels won’t reopen this summer

SPAIN has seen its biggest daily rise in coronavirus cases since it lifted its lockdown –…

Hurricane Hanna Batters Coronavirus-hit Texas Coast

Beach-goers play in high swells from Hurricane Hanna in Galveston, Texas, US. (Reuters) Hanna came ashore…

Hurricane Hanna: Coronavirus-hit Texas faces new threat of catastrophic flooding in ‘double whammy’ | US News

Forecasters are predicting “catastrophic flooding” in southern Texas after Hurricane Hanna made landfall twice, bringing heavy…

2020’s First Hurricane Hanna Roars Ashore In Coronavirus-Hit Texas In US

Hanna roared ashore as Texas is facing a huge surge in coronavirus infections. Houston: Hanna, the…

Coronavirus-hit Barcelona on brink of total lockdown as locals flee infected city sparking fears they’ll spread bug

BARCELONA is facing a swift return to lockdown in as little as two weeks as local…

Egypt desperate to revive coronavirus-hit tourism industry

Image copyright AFP Image caption Tourism is said to account for more than 12% of Egypt’s…

Coronavirus-hit Singapore Plunges Into Recession for First Time Since 2009 as Economy Shrinks 41%

Image used for representation. (AP Photo) Singapore is one of the world’s most open economies and…

Revamped French government takes office, tasked with restoring coronavirus-hit economy

Issued on: 07/07/2020 – 22:47Modified: 07/07/2020 – 22:49 President Emmanuel Macron’s reshuffled government took office on…

UK’s coronavirus-hit arts venues to receive $2bn in grants, loans | Coronavirus pandemic News

The UK government has announced more than 1.5 billion pounds ($2bn) to help the country’s renowned…

Dominican opposition declares victory in coronavirus-hit election | News

Opposition candidate Luis Abinader has claimed victory in the Dominican Republic’s presidential race after voters braved…

Dominican governing party likely to lose coronavirus-hit vote | News

The Dominican Republic heads to the presidential polls on Sunday in a pandemic-driven drama, with delays…

Coronavirus-hit Arizona reverses course on reopening

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Arizona set a single-day record for new coronavirus cases on Sunday…

UK reimposes lockdown on coronavirus-hit city of Leicester

LONDON: The British government on Monday (Jun 29) ordered schools and non-essential shops in the central…

US Navy Upholds Demotion Of Captain Of Coronavirus-Hit Aircraft Carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt

Over 1,000 onboard USS Theodore Roosevelt, including Captain Crozier, had tested positive for coronavirus Washington: The…

Navy won’t reinstate coronavirus-hit carrier captain, puts admiral’s promotion on hold

WASHINGTON: The US Navy will not reinstate Captain Brett Crozier after finding fault with his response to…

Thieves taunt cops with ‘proof of life’ photos of £5million van Gogh painting stolen from coronavirus-hit museum

CUNNING thieves have taunted police with a “proof of life” photo of a £5 million Vincent…

Coronavirus-hit UK economy shrinks by a fifth in first month of lockdown

The UK’s economy shrank by 20.4% in April – the largest monthly contraction on record –…

China vows to protect coronavirus-hit Hubei from flooding

FILE PHOTO: A man wearing protective gear walks by the Yangtze river in Wuhan, Hubei province,…