Global COVID-19 death toll passes 700,000 with Europeans among worst hit countries

At least 701,027 people have died globally due to COVID-19 since the beginning of the pandemic,…

Why some countries are surging and others slumping in pandemic

What happens in Australia’s near-neighbours matters tremendously. The economic impact of the virus, which has smashed…

Covid-19 wrap: Countries tighten measures as global virus death toll nears 700 000

Medical specialists in Hanoi, Vietnam, work on blood samples collected for a coronavirus rapid test…

Two-thirds of Americans say U.S. handling coronavirus pandemic worse than other countries: Poll

Roughly two-thirds of Americans surveyed believe the U.S. is handling the novel coronavirus pandemic worse than…

Countries thought to have contained coronavirus face surges

In Australia, soldiers go door to door to find out who’s broken quarantine in Melbourne, which…

Countries once praised for their handling of coronavirus are struggling to deal with new outbreaks

The renewed outbreaks serve as a stark warning to global leaders of how quickly an apparent…

Kuwait bans flights to 31 ‘high risk’ countries due to coronavirus

DUBAI: Kuwait has banned until further notice commercial flights to 31 countries it said that it…

Coronavirus world map: which countries have the most Covid-19 cases and deaths? | Coronavirus outbreak

Since first being recorded late last year in China, the Covid-19 coronavirus has spread around the…

Italy caused more coronavirus ‘patient zeroes’ in hard-hit countries than China, new research shows

MORE than a quarter of coronavirus-infected countries reported their first case in people who had travelled…

AstraZeneca to be exempt from coronavirus vaccine liability claims in most countries

AstraZeneca has been granted protection from future product liability claims related to its Covid-19 vaccine hopeful…

COVID-19: WHO urges countries to prioritise essential international travel

REUTERS: Countries should gradually lift international travel measures based on a thorough risk assessment and must…

Coronavirus: How COVID-19 changed countries and continents – and what the future is likely to hold | World News

COVID-19 has infected millions around the world since emerging in China late last year, claiming the…

Trump lashes out at state of pandemic in other countries day after US surpasses 150,000 deaths

President Donald Trump has lashed out at countries experiencing an uptick in coronavirus cases across the…

When a coronavirus vaccine is found, will rich countries share it?

“Everybody doing bilateral deals is not a way to optimise the situation,” said Seth Berkley, chief…

In response to coronavirus surges, countries are banning alcohol or closing bars

Elsewhere in the world, bar closures and bans on selling alcohol have become common. As countries…

Coronavirus: More countries could be added to quarantine list ‘straight away’, minister warns | Politics News

The UK government is poised to put more countries on its quarantine list “straight away” if…

US To Possibly Supply COVID-19 Vaccine To Other Countries

The Trump administration aims to have a vaccine available by the end of the year (File)…

Several countries tighten COVID-19 curbs over fears of a second wave

PARIS: Spain and Germany were among the countries tightening restrictions on Tuesday (Jul 28) in a…

Coronavirus: Which countries have had to reimpose COVID-19 restrictions after easing lockdown? | World News

The UK – having imposed new restrictions on those returning from Spain, and previously introduced its…

Coronavirus: European countries tighten controls amid COVID-19 second wave fears

Local lockdowns expand in the UK Oldham became the latest British city on Tuesday to impose…

Travel bans cannot be indefinite, countries must fight COVID-19 at home: WHO

GENEVA: Bans on international travel cannot stay in place indefinitely, and countries are going to have to…

Keeping borders shut for long ‘almost impossible’, WHO says, as countries fear Covid-19 spike — RT World News

Keeping international borders shut for too long over Covid-19 would hardly be possible, according to the…

Coronavirus: UK quarantine list – which countries could be next? | World News

The UK has said it will not hesitate to require more people arriving from countries with…

UK coronavirus update live: Latest news as more countries to be added to quarantine list

More European holidays could be thrown into disarray amid “uncertainty” this summer after holidaymakers in Spain…

China makes $1bn loan to Latin American and Caribbean countries for access to coronavirus vaccine

China has announced a $1bn loan to Latin American and Caribbean countries to pay for access…

European countries considering new lockdown restrictions amid coronavirus surge

A surge in new coronavirus cases across Europe has prompted several nations to consider tougher restrictions…

France to test travellers from 16 coronavirus high-risk countries including US

Issued on: 24/07/2020 – 17:33 France will require on-the-spot Covid-19 tests for travellers coming from 16 countries…

Germans returning from high-risk countries will be tested for Covid-19 at airports, health officials say — RT World News

Main ports of entry to Germany will be equipped with testing counters to process travelers returning…

WHO Sees Intense Transmission Of COVID-19 In Relatively Few Countries

U.S. coronavirus cases exceeded 4 million on Thursday. (File) Geneva: The World Health Organization is seeing…

How other countries reopened schools during the pandemic – and what the US can learn from them – Raw Story

As American school officials debate when it will be safe for schoolchildren to return to classrooms,…