Sunday July 12-th, 2020

The Coronavirus Infected Population in Spain is already over 11000 The Coronavirus Infected Population in Spain is already over 11000

Spain also reported a total of 491 deaths. The measures will be applied retroactively from 14 March, when Spain declared a state of emergency, a government source said . Police previously seized more than 150,000 such masks from a factory. Th...

US President Trump tests negative for coronavirus US President Trump tests negative for coronavirus

Just relax". According to CNN, White House officials on Friday sprang into action soon after early rumours began to surface that Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro may have tested positive for coronavirus. The government's top infectious disease ex...

Magnitude 5.7 natural disaster recorded near Salt Lake City Magnitude 5.7 natural disaster recorded near Salt Lake City

The quake was reported shortly after 7 a.m. local time. According to Utah Emergency Management , today's quake is the largest natural disaster to strike the state since a 5.9 hit southern portions of the state in 1992. The USGS reported said the...

Schools to close indefinitely from Friday Schools to close indefinitely from Friday

It also means exams will not take place in May and June, Williamson told MPs. After schools shut their gates on Friday afternoon they will remain closed until further notice. But Boris Johnson stopped short of announcing school closures - telling a...

Australians advised not to travel overseas Australians advised not to travel overseas

This includes airports, public transport, hotels, prisons, courts, shopping centres, offices and factories, and construction sites. However other events such as religious gatherings of more than 100 people and concerts in small venues will be prohi...

Hong Kong to quarantine all people entering the city from Thursday Hong Kong to quarantine all people entering the city from Thursday

It showed no symptoms and was released from quarantine on Saturday after further tests produced negative results. "The owner said she was not willing to [allow] an autopsy to examine the cause of death", a spokesperson for the city's Agriculture, Fis...

Online classes continue through UT's spring semester Online classes continue through UT's spring semester

Florida State University administrators say they made the decision after Gov. DeSantis' recommended that all of Florida's universities transition to deliver all academic courses online for the remainder of the spring semester. UA will give students p...

Coronavirus: SA's COVID-19 cases climb to 85 Coronavirus: SA's COVID-19 cases climb to 85

South Africa now has 116 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus. This means citizens contracted the virus without travelling overseas. President Cyril Ramaphosa declared the virus a national disaster on Sunday and imposed travel bans on people wh...

West Virginia becomes 50th USA state to confirm coronavirus case West Virginia becomes 50th USA state to confirm coronavirus case

Gov. Jim Justice said the confirmed case was detected in the state's Eastern Panhandle, an area close to Washington, D.C. He did not immediately disclose the county where the illness occurred. He called the pandemic a once in a life event and said ...

Joe Biden Takes Arizona, Completing His St. Patrick's Day Sweep Joe Biden Takes Arizona, Completing His St. Patrick's Day Sweep

Sanders trails Biden by more than 150 delegates nationally, meaning he would need to win more than 57 percent of those yet to be allocated to clinch the Democratic nomination. Mr Biden's domination of the race since the SC primary has put him on a...

Japanese man accused of killing 19 disabled people sentenced to death Japanese man accused of killing 19 disabled people sentenced to death

Speaking at the sentencing hearing on Monday, a judge described Mr. Uematsu's actions as "so serious that it is impossible to compare them to previous cases", adding that "they can not face anything other than the death penalty", the national broadca...

Prime Minister Announces Ban On Indoor Gatherings Of 100 People Or More

Mr Morrison said Australians should not travel overseas anywhere - the first time such advice had been given in the nation's history. Australia has urged citizens overseas to return home or risk being stranded as flights shut down. "Every citizen n...

Flight schedules disrupted worldwide as number of coronavirus cases spike Flight schedules disrupted worldwide as number of coronavirus cases spike

Iranian state TV warned the virus could kill "millions" in the Islamic Republic if the public keeps on travelling, ignoring health guidance. All countries must "test, test, test" people for Covid-19, the head of the World Health Organisation said...

Business rates Chancellor announcement coronavirus Business rates Chancellor announcement coronavirus

Addressing the nation alongside Boris Johnson, Rishi Sunak said: "We will support jobs, we will support incomes, we will support businesses". For small and medium sized businesses, the business interruption loan scheme announced last week will no...

Indonesia president, cabinet to test for Covid-19 infection Indonesia president, cabinet to test for Covid-19 infection

Five people with the virus have died in the country. Transport Minister Budi Karya Sumadi was named as the 76th case and now being treated at the Gatot Soebroto Army Hospital in Jakarta . "Right now, the most important thing needed to be done is h...

UK Retailers Urge Customers To Stop Panic Buying Amid Coronavirus Fears UK Retailers Urge Customers To Stop Panic Buying Amid Coronavirus Fears

This weekend, many shoppers in Suffolk struggled to find enough of some everyday items, finding some shelves bare at local supermarkets. In a joint letter, United Kingdom food retailers appealed for customers to shop responsibly, so that others a...

Tough new restrictions on indoor gatherings

The Federal Government has now banned all non-essential indoor gatherings of more than 100 people. However, the restrictions do not apply to schools, public transport and essential workplaces such as medical and health services. Strict rules arou...

Coles suspends delivery and pick up services, introduces 'community hour' Coles suspends delivery and pick up services, introduces 'community hour'

However, both supermarkets said that this may not be available at all stores. An Australian supermarket chain will start opening its doors exclusively to customers over 60-years-old for one hour a day as part of an effort to ease the burden of pani...

'Irresponsible and incompetent' Trump condemned after labelling coronavirus Chinese 'Irresponsible and incompetent' Trump condemned after labelling coronavirus Chinese

Of the new cases, 20 involved infected travellers from overseas. But rumors that the virus was brought to the Chinese city in October by US military personnel participating in the Military World Games have been circulating among Chinese netizens on...

Biden wins Washington primary, capturing 5 out of 6 states Biden wins Washington primary, capturing 5 out of 6 states

Officials in Florida , with the most delegates in play on Tuesday, said the state is pulling out all the stops to keep the process safe. The county had 800 volunteers back out as of Monday, with just 100 new volunteers offering to take their place.

New Zealand enforces mandatory self-isolation for travellers entering the country New Zealand enforces mandatory self-isolation for travellers entering the country

Days before the first anniversary of the shooting in Christchurch that killed 51 Muslim worshippers, an image appeared in a post on an encrypted messaging app showing a balaclava-clad man outside one of the attacked mosques with a threat and a gun ...

Howard University Announces Coronavirus Case, Commencement Canceled

Frederick continued, "Students who left for destinations other than home for spring break should not return to campus, but instead reach out to the Office of Resident Life to schedule a move out of your room at a later time". Card access to the resid...

Coronavirus: European Council bans non-essential travel to the EU for 30 days Coronavirus: European Council bans non-essential travel to the EU for 30 days

European Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen had proposed on Monday that the bloc's Schengen passport-free zone impose the drastic and unprecedented measure, and that fellow EU states should follow suit. Here in Europe we are heavily affected by ...

ALL Australians overseas urged to return 'as soon as possible'

We would also like to hear from anyone else who is trying to return home from another country. In a statement on the Smart Traveller website, DFAT said it now advised "all Australians to reconsider your need for overseas travel at this time".

Two coronavirus cases found at World Health Organization headquarters Two coronavirus cases found at World Health Organization headquarters

Test every suspected case". "The biggest concern has to be that the big G7 central banks have exhausted their policy tool kit, especially the biggest and most influential one of them all, the Fed", said AxiCorp's Stephen Innes. The head of the Worl...

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