EU at risk of being overwhelmed by COVID-19: EU Commission head

BRUSSELS: The European Union’s healthcare system are at risk of being overwhelmed by the number of…

Taiwan Coronavirus: No locally transmitted Covid-19 case in Taiwan in 200 days | World News

TAIPEI: At a time when the world is reeling under the Covid-19 pandemic, Taiwan in an…

Brazil’s Bolsonaro says fresh COVID-19 lockdowns ‘crazy’ | Latin America

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, a longtime critic of stay-at-home measures to combat the coronavirus pandemic, has…

White House advisers warn of ‘unrelenting’ COVID-19 spread, ‘whole lot of pain’

WASHINGTON: The White House coronavirus task force has warned that much of the country is in the…

EU to fund transfer of COVID-19 patients within the bloc to prevent hospitals collapsing

BRUSSELS: The European Union will finance the transfer of patients across borders within the bloc to…

Florida reports over 4,000 new COVID-19 cases for third straight day

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA.—Florida health officials on Thursday said another 4,198 people in the state have tested…

US tops 90,000 COVID-19 cases in 24 hours for first time

WASHINGTON: The United States notched a record number of new coronavirus cases on Thursday (Oct 29),…

Global COVID-19 cases rise by single-day record of half a million

LONDON: Global coronavirus cases rose by more than 500,000 for the first time on Wednesday (Oct…

Trump, Biden hold duelling rallies in battleground Florida as Covid-19 resurges

Issued on: 30/10/2020 – 01:54 President Donald Trump and Democratic rival Joe Biden rallied supporters on…

EU to fund transfer of Covid-19 patients between countries as strain on hospitals grows

Issued on: 30/10/2020 – 00:11 The European Union will finance the transfer of patients across borders…

How the COVID-19 pandemic has changed the US election | US & Canada

In February as the Iowa caucuses were getting under way, to kick off the election year,…

European Countries Revive Restrictions To Battle COVID-19 Spike : NPR

Germany and France have become the latest European countries to introduce limited public health lockdowns, in…

Barking up the right tree? Dogs being used to sniff out COVID-19 in Finland

Sniffer dogs are usually used to detect drugs or explosives. But at Helsinki airport in Finland,…

Britain resists COVID-19 lockdown as Europe counts cost

LONDON/BERLIN: Europe began counting the cost of the sweeping restrictions on social life imposed to contain…

State of emergency in Spain extended for 6 months as regions are given Covid-19 powers over curfews & borders — RT World News

Spain’s parliament approved a six-month extension to the national state of emergency on Thursday, granting regional…

Sweden posts daily COVID-19 case record, tightens recommendations

STOCKHOLM: Sweden, which has shunned lockdowns throughout the pandemic, registered 2,820 new coronavirus cases on Oct 28,…

Scientists identify prolific COVID-19 strain which started in Spain and spread across Europe

FRANKFURT: A coronavirus strain that emerged in Spain in June has spread across Europe and now makes up a…

‘So frustrating’: Grave missteps seen in US virus response Scientists pandemic COVID-19 masks President

A president who downplayed the coronavirus threat, scorned masks and undercut scientists at every turn. Governors…

World’s Poorest Kids Have Lost Most Schooling During COVID-19 : Coronavirus Updates : NPR

An employee adjusts desks in an empty classroom in New Delhi after schools there were closed…

White House advisers warn of ‘unrelenting’ COVID-19 spread

WASHINGTON: The White House coronavirus task force is warning of a persistent and broad spread of…

Covid-19 wrap: Bulgaria president in self-isolation, Spain extents state of disaster

AFP reports that bars, restaurants and services prepared Thursday to shut down in France and Germany…

‘Normal’ unlikely to come before 2022 as COVID-19 surges unchecked, Fauci says

It may be 2022 before a coronavirus-weary world begins to feel a greater sense of normality,…

A rooster kills a police officer in the Philippines during a Covid-19 lockdown raid.

A police officer in the Philippines was killed this week after a fighting rooster slashed him…

White House taskforce warns of ‘unrelenting’ COVID-19 spread

“If things do not change, if they continue on the course we’re on, there’s gonna be…

U.S. economy expands with 7.4% quarterly gain after COVID-19 plunge

The U.S. economy bounced back with a record yet temporary surge of growth in the third…

WHO Scheme May Compensate People in Poor Countries Against Covid-19 Vaccine Side-effects

A vaccine scheme co-led by the World Health Organization is setting up a compensation fund for…

New Westminster curling club closed due to COVID-19 cases

A popular Metro Vancouver curling club has been closed due to mounting cases of COVID-19.…

60 passengers test positive for Covid-19 after river cruise

A German river cruise became the centre of a superspreading event after around two thirds of…

“HealthBuddy COVID-19” Mobile App Now Available in Apple, Google Play Stores

NEWTOWN, Pa., Oct. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — EPAM logo (PRNewsfoto/EPAM Systems, Inc.) WHAT: UNICEF and EPAM’s…

Moderna already has $1.1 billion in deposits for COVID-19 vaccine – Raw Story

Moderna said Thursday it took in $1.1 billion in deposits in the third quarter for a…