UK to introduce quarantine for international arrivals from June 8

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain will introduce a COVID-19 quarantine for travellers arriving from abroad from June…

US Urges WHO to Start Review of Pandemic Response, Seeks Reforms

File photo of Director-General of WHO Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus (Reuters) US President Donald Trump threatened in…

Coronavirus: U.S. calls for immediate start to review of WHO’s handling of pandemic – National

GENEVA ⁠— The United States called on the World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday to…

Russia welcomes coronavirus “good will” delivery of ventilators from U.S. agency it banned

Moscow — The United States delivered its first batch of coronavirus humanitarian aid, including dozens of ventilators,…

Yemen’s health system ‘has in effect collapsed’ as COVID spreads: U.N.

FILE PHOTO: A man wears a mask as he walks at a market amid concerns for…

Covid-19 Study Aims to Vaccinate Over 10,000 People Including Elderly, Children in UK

Medical staff at an NHS drive through coronavirus disease (COVID-19) testing facility in the car park…

Pompeo Calls China’s $2bn Pledge to Fight Coronavirus ‘Paltry’ Compared to Trillions of Dollars of Damage

File photo of US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. (Reuters) Pompeo rejected President Xi Jinping’s claim…

New York ‘Over the Mountain’ As New Covid-19 Cases Fall to Pre-crisis Levels

FILE PHOTO: New York Governor Andrew Cuomo holds his daily briefing at New York Medical College…

UK confident COVID-19 tracking system will be place before lockdown eased

LONDON (Reuters) – Health secretary Matt Hancock said on Thursday he was confident that a COVID-19…

China rebuts Donald Trump accusation of coronavirus ‘mass killing’

BEIJING: China offered a low-key rebuttal to United States President Donald Trump’s accusation of mass killing…

Global coronavirus cases surpass 5 million, infections rising in South America

(Reuters) – Global coronavirus cases surpassed 5 million on Wednesday, with Latin America overtaking the United…

UK’s COVID-19 tracking system under fire amid warning of second spike

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s system for tracing those with the novel coronavirus was under fire on…

Macaques Don’t Get Reinfected With Coronavirus in Study, May Help in Developing Vaccine: Report

File photo of a small bottle labeled with a “Vaccine COVID-19” sticker and a medical syringe.…

UK says COVID track and trace system will be ready despite app issues

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain is dealing with technical issues of its track and trace app that…

Record 106,000 new COVID-19 cases reported in a day: WHO

A record 106,000 new COVID-19 infections were reported across the world on Tuesday, the World Health…

Pompeo calls China virus response ‘paltry’ compared to damage done

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo took fresh aim at China over the…

Large contingent of Cuban doctors help Mexico with coronavirus: sources

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – At least 500 Cuban health workers are helping tackle the new coronavirus…

Trump opens door to in-person G7 June meeting amid coronavirus

FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump speaks after attending a closed Senate Republican policy lunch meeting…

US Coronavirus Deaths Likely to Top 113,000 by Mid-June: Report

People try to keep social distance as they enjoy a warm day during the outbreak of…

WHO Chief Says He Will Keep Leading Virus Response After Trump Threat

File photo of Director-General of WHO Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus (Reuters) WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus defended…

Cambodia lifts entry ban from six countries as coronavirus eases

FILE PHOTO: Tourist walk with a guide outside the Royal Palace which has being closed for…

Trump Feels ‘Differently’ about Trade Deal with China as Beijing ‘Didn’t Block Virus from Going to US’

US President Donald Trump (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) The US and China had signed a deal in…

Some Democrats Want Defence Cuts as US Grapples With Pandemic

(Image: AFP) Twenty-nine House Democrats signed a letter sent to the Democratic chairman and ranking Republican…

Rolling 50/30 Day Cycles of Lockdown, Relaxation Can Help Manage Covid-19 and Sustain Economy: Study

Scientists, including one of Indian-origin, have shown that an alternating cycle of 50 days of…

As Brazil Reports New Daily Record for Covid-19 Deaths, Trump Mulls Travel Ban

Image for representation: AP The highest daily toll before Tuesday had been 881 deaths on May…

Trump Defends Use of Unproven Drug as ‘Line of Defence’ Against Coronavirus

File photo of US President Donald Trump. (Reuters) Trump has called hydroxychloroquine a ‘game-changer’ drug in…

Brazil suffers record coronavirus deaths, Trump mulls travel ban

FILE PHOTO: Gravediggers carry the coffin of Avelino Fernandes Filho, 74, who passed away from the…

Commentary: US-China relations were already heated. Then COVID-19 threw fuel on the flames

MELBOURNE: Even before the COVID-19 crisis upended the world, US-China relations had entered a particularly mistrustful…

China, U.S. coronavirus tensions spill over in U.N. Syria meeting

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Growing tensions between China and the United States around the coronavirus pandemic…

Trump says considering travel ban on Brazil over coronavirus

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks about the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic response during a Cabinet meeting…