Sunday September 27-th, 2020

Ethiopia confirms first coronavirus case Ethiopia confirms first coronavirus case

A 27-year-old Kenyan woman who arrived in Nairobi from the United States on March 5 tested positive for coronavirus on Thursday night, the Health Ministry announced. The Health minister said Ethiopia now has the capacity to quarantine 600 peo...

Israel Defense Ministry denies significant breakthrough on Coronavirus vaccine Israel Defense Ministry denies significant breakthrough on Coronavirus vaccine

It is hoped that quickly the consignment of this vaccine ought to be despatched to the contaminated worldwide locations. Israel's Defense Ministry on Wednesday denied reports that the Israel Institute for Biological Research was nearly complete...

VDH: James City County now has 7 'presumptive positive' coronavirus cases VDH: James City County now has 7 'presumptive positive' coronavirus cases

Jim Justice has suspended state high school basketball tournaments due to concerns over the new coronavirus, just hours before he was supposed to take to the sidelines to coach a girl's game. The governor said Virginia was taking the lead when it cam...

US Senate Republican delays vote on subpoena in… US Senate Republican delays vote on subpoena in…

Ron Johnson (R-WI) for being more interested in forcing a vote to subpoena Hunter Biden than dealing with the coronavirus. Sen. Ron Johnson , R-Wis., chairman of the Homeland Security Committee, has ramped up his investigation into Biden ,...

Public schools to close as of March 23, BU closed next week Public schools to close as of March 23, BU closed next week

The individual is a man in his forties living in Winnipeg, who's recently visited South Korea, the Philippines and Japan. Education Minister Kelvin Goertzen says classes will be suspended starting March 23. He says the decision was made for the hea...

Air India flight with 44 Indians evacuated from Tehran lands in Mumbai Air India flight with 44 Indians evacuated from Tehran lands in Mumbai

A Mumbai businessman's family stuck in Tehran has appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and foreign minister S Jaishankar to evacuate them, along with over 2,000 Indians, who can't return home due to suspension of air traffic between India and...

Coronavirus: Denmark Becomes Second European Country On Lockdown Coronavirus: Denmark Becomes Second European Country On Lockdown

Denmark and Norway are closing schools while large gatherings have been banned across the Nordic region and swathes of workers sent home, as the number of people contaminated by the coronavirus exceeds 1,800. The government is encouraging churches,...

Putin Signs Constitutional Amendments Into Law Putin Signs Constitutional Amendments Into Law

Over the years, Russians have come to know Putin as a leader who has observed the constitutional limitations that are now in place, When asked, he has consistently said he would not run for president when his current term is up in 2024.

Diocese of Davenport: Some people are not obligated to attend Mass Diocese of Davenport: Some people are not obligated to attend Mass

The Mass is the same whether attended by two million people such as at World Youth Day, or by only a handful of people in a lonely mountain valley during Penal times. Hand shaking, hugging or kissing is to be avoided before, during and after the Mass...

56% of global coronavirus patients have recovered: John Hopkins University 56% of global coronavirus patients have recovered: John Hopkins University

John Hopkins University staff explain that the goal of the coronavirus tracker is to " provide the public with an understanding of the outbreak situation as it unfolds, with transparent data sources ". The number of cases in the USA and worldwide ...

First case of novel coronavirus confirmed at United Nations headquarters First case of novel coronavirus confirmed at United Nations headquarters

FOREIGN Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. confirmed on Friday that a Filipino diplomat assigned to the United Nations headquarters in NY tested positive for the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19). In a tweet, DFA Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. said...

Coronavirus: Czech bans travellers from 15 countries Coronavirus: Czech bans travellers from 15 countries

The government has agreed to ban foreigners from entering the country and Czechs travelling overseas as of Monday, with some exceptions. The nation also made the unusual move of barring their citizens from travel to those high-risk territories.

Coronavirus: Death toll in Italy jumps to 631 Coronavirus: Death toll in Italy jumps to 631

Trump's ban affects travellers from Europe - but not Britain - as the continent grapples with a burgeoning crisis. Mr Trump defended his decision to not notify all European Union leaders ahead of the announcement . Grocery stores, pharmacies and...

Coronavirus: UK fatalities raise by 10 as first Birmingham death sadly confirmed Coronavirus: UK fatalities raise by 10 as first Birmingham death sadly confirmed

There have also been three deaths in unknown locations. "I offer my honest condolences to the families and friends who have received this hard news". Hospital trusts across Birmingham and the Black Country are limiting visitors to try to stop the s...

New Zealand says everyone entering country must self-isolate to contain coronavirus New Zealand says everyone entering country must self-isolate to contain coronavirus

However, " New Zealand has today relative to other countries a small number of cases", Ardern said. They are the only ones. New Zealand had already banned visitors from China and Iran, while people arriving from Italy and South Korea needed ...

Spain declares state of emergency over coronavirus Spain declares state of emergency over coronavirus

Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez said the number of cases could top 10,000 by next week - more than double the current level - and asked citizens to play their part. The World Health Organization is recommending that people take simple precautions to...

Videos of Italians Singing From Balconies Amid Nationwide Coronavirus Quarantine Go Viral Videos of Italians Singing From Balconies Amid Nationwide Coronavirus Quarantine Go Viral

The folks can be heard singing "E mentre Siena dorme" (" And While Siena Sleeps "), which is a traditional folk song of Siena. The lockdown in Italy has quarantined millions as deaths from coronavirus exceed 1,000 people and cases are over 10,0...

US Supreme Court lets ‘Remain in Mexico’ asylum policy stay in place US Supreme Court lets ‘Remain in Mexico’ asylum policy stay in place

Wednesday's order is another example of the justices siding with the Trump administration's request to quash a lower court's injunction against one of its policies, and comes after Sotomayor blasted the practice last month. In court papers, Sol...

Brazilian Official Photographed With Trump and Pence Tests Positive for the Coronavirus Brazilian Official Photographed With Trump and Pence Tests Positive for the Coronavirus

Trump said he was aware of the aide's diagnosis during remarks in the Oval Office on Thursday. They included the defense, security and foreign ministers, as well as the president's son Eduardo, a federal lawmaker. Trump , speaking at the White House...

York, U of T cancels classes on campus due to coronavirus York, U of T cancels classes on campus due to coronavirus

As well all exams will be conducted by alternate methods. "As of midnight tonight, we will be cancelling or postponing all non-essential events that are not required as part of an academic program", a York University statement issued Friday say...

Iran agrees to send black boxes of crashed jet to Ukraine Iran agrees to send black boxes of crashed jet to Ukraine

Tehran has also invited other interested countries to participate in reading the data from the black boxes, Farhard Parvaresh, who heads Iran's delegation at the UN's Montreal-based International Civil Aviation Organization, told Reuters on March 1...

State, Shawnee County courts plan for potential coronavirus outbreak State, Shawnee County courts plan for potential coronavirus outbreak

On Thursday, New Jersey Supreme Court Justice Stuart Rabner announced the decision to suspend all jury trials in the state until further notice. As COVID-19 cases grow in Fairfield County, restrictions have been issued that limit access to district...

Trump seeks to broaden virus testing; confusion persists Trump seeks to broaden virus testing; confusion persists

About 1,700 Google workers have volunteered to help with coronavirus-related efforts, according to a person familiar with the matter, but it is unclear whether all of them are involved with developing the new website. The development of a coronavi...

Coronavirus outbreak: Iran toll jumps to 429 Coronavirus outbreak: Iran toll jumps to 429

But in some of Iran's provinces alcohol poisoning was killing even more people than the virus. Coronavirus is classified as a global pandemic, but most of the cases have been in China . Iran also temporarily released about 70,000 prisoners to co...

House of Commons Closes for Five Weeks Over COVID 19 Concerns House of Commons Closes for Five Weeks Over COVID 19 Concerns

Canada shut down Parliament and advised against all nonessential travel outside the country Friday while Prime Minister Justin Trudeau governed remotely from his home, in self-imposed quarantine after his wife tested positive for the new coronavirus...

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