Sunday July 12-th, 2020

Australia's home minister tests positive for coronavirus

In a tweet, Dutton said that he woke up to a sore throat with temperature. A day after being photographed with Dutton and Martin, she attended an event at Mar-a-Lago with her father and Brazilian president, Jair Bolsonaro, who had allegedly tested ...

President Trump says he has taken the coronavirus test President Trump says he has taken the coronavirus test

Vice President Mike Pence said on Friday, "Not only are we bringing a whole of government approach to confronting the coronavirus, we're bringing an all of America approach". The latest round of travel restrictions have caused some confusion since ...

US J1 Visa programme suspended for 60 days over coronavirus US J1 Visa programme suspended for 60 days over coronavirus

President Trump raised new questions about his response to the coronavirus on Thursday saying that Americans in Europe will be tested before being allowed to fly and will not be allowed to go home. The move sent European airline stocks plunging, furt...

France to close schools over coronavirus: Macron France to close schools over coronavirus: Macron

For a simple reason: "Our children and young people, according to our scientists, are the ones that spread the virus the quickest, even if they have no symptoms". He promised a concerted, bloc-wide response. It's because we are at the beginning of ...

Gov. Andrew Cuomo Announces New York's First Death From COVID-19 Gov. Andrew Cuomo Announces New York's First Death From COVID-19

The state is reporting 421 total positive cases of COVID-19, with 154 of those in New York City . Gov. Andrew Cuomo had alluded to the possibility of Albany lawmakers catching the virus. Many have been members of one religious congregation or fri...

FACT CHECK: Trump Accusations Against Obama Over Swine Flu FACT CHECK: Trump Accusations Against Obama Over Swine Flu

We're doing it the opposite. I don't think we would have made it, but for some reason it was made. "When it comes to the way President Trump is handling the response to the coronavirus , 43 percent of registered voters approve, while 49 percent di...

Democrats, Trump administration reach deal on coronavirus relief: Pelosi Democrats, Trump administration reach deal on coronavirus relief: Pelosi

We have exchanged paper". The White House is under enormous pressure, dealing with the crisis on multiple fronts as it encroached ever closer on the president. Mr Trump's daugher Ivanka worked from home on Friday after meeting Australian home affai...

Louisiana pushes back primary election due to coronavirus Louisiana pushes back primary election due to coronavirus

Although it does not appear to have moved voting days because of health scares in the past, Louisiana has altered its election schedule because of major hurricanes and natural disasters, officials said. In this case, that nearly certainly would aff...

King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo arrested for attacking family with an axe King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo arrested for attacking family with an axe

Eastern Cape police on Friday confirmed that AbaThembu king Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo had been arrested. The King was arrested and appeared in court on Friday after attacking his family at the royal palace. Dalindyebo's son, who has been the acting ...

Two More Cases of COVID-19 Confirmed in Southwestern Ontario Two More Cases of COVID-19 Confirmed in Southwestern Ontario

Five more cases have been "resolved", meaning they've tested negative and are no longer infectious. Information on the patients have not yet been made available, including their age, the hospital they attended (or if they visited an assessment cent...

Gregoire Trudeau latest Canadian identified for contracting COVID-19 Gregoire Trudeau latest Canadian identified for contracting COVID-19

Several senior officials in Iran have been infected, including Vice President Massoumeh Ebtekar and Iraj Harirchi, deputy health minister. The prime minister is now not experiencing any symptoms but will remain in self-isolation for 14 days.

Que. woman abducted 15 months ago released in Mali Que. woman abducted 15 months ago released in Mali

At the time they were travelling in Western Africa and were making their way to Togo for a humanitarian project. It is not known who was responsible for the couple's abduction or if any ransom was paid. Prior their abduction, the couple was driving...

82-Year-Old NYC Woman Becomes New York's First COVID-19 Death 82-Year-Old NYC Woman Becomes New York's First COVID-19 Death

There are now 524 positive cases of coronavirus in the state, with 117 hospitalized. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said allowing people to be tested from their cars is safer and faster than sending them to doctors' waiting rooms. Museums and other tourist at...

Italy’s virus-related deaths soar to 1,266 total Italy’s virus-related deaths soar to 1,266 total

More than 132,500 coronavirus cases have been reported in 123 countries and territories, with nearly 5,000 people losing their lives. The Italian government hopes that stricter containment measures - including an nearly total lockdown of shops, bar...

Pence: US Will Have 'Thousands More Cases of Coronavirus'

Pence, who is spearheading the White House coronavirus task force, noted that President Trump banned travel from China shortly after the virus broke out in Wuhan and also released travel advisories for South Korea and Italy after outbreaks in t...

Archdiocese of Anchorage cancels Mass for rest of March Archdiocese of Anchorage cancels Mass for rest of March

All Masses and church-related activities in the Catholic Archdiocese of Anchorage are being canceled until March 27th, church officials announced Friday night. He said although the live-streamed masses were no substitution for actual ones, it can s...

Coronavirus: Supreme Court to Only Hear 'Urgent Matters' From March 16 Coronavirus: Supreme Court to Only Hear 'Urgent Matters' From March 16

The change comes after Florida Chief Justice Charles Canady suspended most face-to-face legal proceeding for at least two weeks in a statewide order Friday. While the chief justice's desire to protect public health is admirable, there are incarcera...

'Families are going to lose loved ones,' says Boris Johnson 'Families are going to lose loved ones,' says Boris Johnson

As well saying people showing symptoms - a persistent cough or fever - should stay at home for a week, Johnson urged people over 70 not to go on cruise ships, and for schools not to take pupils on worldwide trips. Asked about the decision not to canc...

Australia's one-day series abandoned after Kiwis rushed home early

New Zealand's border restrictions could also impact the A-League, NRL and Super Rugby competitions. New Zealand is enforcing a mandatory 14-day self-isolation period for those entering the country from Australia from Sunday, which leaves t...

Korea reports 114 new virus cases, total now at 7,869 Korea reports 114 new virus cases, total now at 7,869

In South Korea, officials have identified the origin of almost 80 percent of all cases, Newsweek reported , a feat that an expert told the paper has contributed to getting the outbreak under control. The World Health Organization declared Wednesday ...

Why Coronavirus Has Been Declared Pandemic: Total No Of Cases Why Coronavirus Has Been Declared Pandemic: Total No Of Cases

EMERGENCY SPENDING Trump said he would provide financial relief for workers who are ill, quarantined or caring for others due to the illness, among other financial measures to prop up businesses and individuals affected. These measures are on top...

Pentagon seeks 'to reconsider' cloud contract to Microsoft Pentagon seeks 'to reconsider' cloud contract to Microsoft

As per the contract, Microsoft would have started the contract work on February 11. A month later Amazon began an appeal over the decision, saying: "Numerous aspects of the Jedi evaluation process contained clear deficiencies, errors and unmistakab...

Philippines records one new coronavirus death, raises toll to six Philippines records one new coronavirus death, raises toll to six

Malacañang has issued stringent social distancing measures and further guidelines for the implementation of the month-long " community quarantine " of Metro Manila to control the spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) in the country.

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...

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