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…

In the Face of a Pandemic, the World Turns to Trade — Global Issues

“International cooperation is the only tool to face the situation, threatened by nationalism, import substitution, protectionism…

Coronavirus live news: Europe leaders told to ‘act urgently’ as global daily case records tumble | World news

8.26pm EDT 20:26 Sally Weale A quarter of nurseries and childminders in deprived areas of England…

Global coronavirus case total rises by record 500,000 cases in one day – National

Global coronavirus cases rose by more than 500,000 for the first time on Wednesday, a…

Global markets take a breath after Wall Street’s pandemic-inspired swoon.

Global markets showed signs of stabilizing on Thursday, one day after a Wall Street swoon was…

Shedding virus slump, Toyota’s global output rose 11.7% in September to hit record high

Nagoya – Toyota Motor Corp. said Thursday its global production in September hit a record high…

Global Covid report: India passes 8m cases as Germany sees record infections | Coronavirus

India’s confirmed number of coronavirus cases has surpassed 8 million, as concerns grew over the looming…

Asian stocks extend global market sell-off as virus cases surge | Asia Pacific News

Asian share markets fell on Thursday but not as sharply as Wall Street’s rout overnight, while…

US sees 500k+ cases of record 2m global infections in a week

NEW YORK: The US reported a record of more than 5,00,000 new Covid cases over the…

Coronavirus live news: France second wave likely ‘harder and more deadly’ says Macron; global daily cases pass 500,000 | World news

8.28pm EDT 20:28 Remote Marshall Islands records its first coronavirus cases Ben Doherty One of the…

Global Data Community’s Response to COVID-19 — Global Issues

Data Community’s Response to Covid-10. Credit: UNWDF Secretariat, UN Statistics Division Opinion by Francesca Perucci (united…

Sanofi, GSK to provide coronavirus vaccine to global coalition

LONDON – Drugmakers Sanofi and GlaxoSmithKline have agreed to provide 200 million doses of their potential…

Sanofi, GSK to provide COVID-19 vaccine to global alliance

LONDON – Drugmakers Sanofi and GlaxoSmithKline have agreed to provide 200 million doses of their potential…

Justin Trudeau offers blunt assessment of global pandemic: ‘It really sucks’ | World news

As countries around the world contemplate fresh lockdowns, spiraling caseloads and the inexorable surge of new…

Finance Covid-19 Relief and Recovery, Not Debt Buybacks — Global Issues

Opinion by Jomo Kwame Sundaram, Anis Chowdhury (sydney and kuala lumpur) Tuesday, October 27, 2020 Inter…

Global survey shows widespread disapproval of Covid response | World news

People in most of 25 countries around the world think governments and leaders failed to respond…

‘Just 15 minutes out every day’: a teenage prisoner’s life during Covid | Global development

For five months, 16-year-old Sean* spent around 23 hours a day in his cell. He tried…

Global coronavirus report: Italian police use tear gas to disperse anti-lockdown rally | Coronavirus

Police in Italy have fired tear gas to disperse angry crowds in the northern cities of…

Global report: Merkel says Germany faces ‘difficult months ahead’ in Covid fight | World news

The German chancellor, Angela Merkel, has said her country is on the verge of losing control…

Worries over the coronavirus’ resurgence weigh on global stocks

LONDON: Worries over the resurgence of the coronavirus pandemic around the world weighed heavily on global…

Global pandemic hits home in the West Virginia mountains

WEST UNION, W.Va. – Many in West Virginia proudly say they live in the original social…

Worries over the virus’ resurgence weigh on global stocks

LONDON – Worries over the resurgence of the coronavirus pandemic around the world weighed heavily on…

Spain declares virus emergency as global cases soar – Raw Story

Spain declared a national state of emergency Sunday to tackle a second coronavirus wave as the…

‘Thrown to the wolves’: how Covid-19 laws are being used to silence garment workers | Global development

On the morning of 4 May, Zar Zar Tun, a Burmese garment worker, led a strike…

Spain imposes national Covid curfew as global infection cases soar

Spain declared a national state of emergency Sunday to tackle a second coronavirus wave as the…

Nine weeks of bloodshed: how brutal policing of Kenya’s Covid curfew left 15 dead | Global development

A nervous energy filled downtown Mombasa on the afternoon of 27 March. It was the first…

Coronavirus having unhealthy effect on global online freedoms, survey warns

Add the state of online political freedom worldwide to the list of things that are not…

the Pandemic has Left the Most Vulnerable Children Invisible — Global Issues

During the lockdown, the plight of migrant children, who walked hundreds of miles to reach home,…

Progress in fight against child poverty could be wiped out by Covid, says report | Global development

The world’s limited progress in tackling child poverty over recent years could be destroyed by the…

‘I have to do this’: Myanmar garment workers forced into sex work by Covid | Global development

When Hla, 19, tried to go back to work seven months ago after having a baby,…