Thursday September 24-th, 2020

COVID-19: 3 new cases confirmed in Lagos COVID-19: 3 new cases confirmed in Lagos

This is in line with the directive of the Federal Government to restrict worldwide flights in response to the ravaging COVID-19 pandemic. "All airports in Nigeria are closed to all incoming worldwide flights with the exception of emergency and esse...

Iran Iran's leadership defends coronavirus handling in Nowruz addresses Iran Iran's leadership defends coronavirus handling in Nowruz addresses

The resolved Iranian people are coping with the pandemic while also facing devastating sanctions and psychological warfare meant to intensify the maximum pressure campaign against us. On top of that, trying to buy things like medical equipment is a...

Coronavirus: Air Canada flight carrying Canadians from Morocco lands in Montreal Coronavirus: Air Canada flight carrying Canadians from Morocco lands in Montreal

Foreign Affairs Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne said he has been given reassurance from Peru that a flight would be allowed to leave for Canada despite the Peruvian defence minister saying Saturday would be the final day the country allows repat...

Teenager killed as strong natural disaster shakes Croatia Teenager killed as strong natural disaster shakes Croatia

A 15-year-old child died when Zagreb was hit by a 5.3-magnitude quake, which was followed by a 5.1-magnitude tremor 40 minutes later. At least two other tremors were recorded later. Not even 24 hours after the Croatian capital was shut down and res...

Victorian schools set to close from Tuesday Victorian schools set to close from Tuesday

Premier Daniel Andrews has announced all schools in Victoria will shut down from Tuesday and will push for other states and territories to follow suit when he meets with fellow leaders at the National Cabinet on Sunday night. Mr Andrews said "the dec...

Texas Senator Claims Chinese People Eat Bats, Fueling Ignorance and Racism Texas Senator Claims Chinese People Eat Bats, Fueling Ignorance and Racism

However, Texas Senator John Cornyn thinks that China is to blame for the virus in a public rant that was deemed racist by the public on social media. Rep. Judy Chu, D-Calif., the chair of the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus, called Co...

Finland is world’s happiest country Finland is world’s happiest country

Finland was once as soon as once more topped as the world's happiest nation, extending its lead over Denmark and Switzerland , consistent with a United Nations-affiliated analysis community. The United Kingdom placed at No. 13 (it was No. 15 last...

Railways relaxes refund rules for travel between March 21-April 15 Railways relaxes refund rules for travel between March 21-April 15

As many as 12 people who have been infected with the novel Coronavirus or COVID-19 travelled in trains between March 13 and 16. In a statement the railway ministry said that all rules for e-ticket remain the same as passenger does not need to com...

Trump approves disaster declaration for NY Trump approves disaster declaration for NY

A screen displaying messages concerning COVID-19 is seen in a sparsely populated Times Square, Friday, March 20, 2020, in NY. "I want to get a massage - that's not an essential service", he said. Increasing hospital capacity to between 50,000 and 7...

Spain warns 'worst is yet to come' as coronavirus deaths surpass 1300 Spain warns 'worst is yet to come' as coronavirus deaths surpass 1300

Dr Antonio Pesenti, the head of Lombardy's intensive crisis care unit, said lots of younger people are infected and are being admitted to intensive care units. Confirmed coronavirus cases rose by about 25% to 24,926, a far bigger jump than the 16% ju...

Small Study Analyzes Italy Coronavirus Deaths Small Study Analyzes Italy Coronavirus Deaths

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte speaks throughout a information convention due to coronavirus unfold, in Rome, Italy March 11, 2020. The premier said restrictive measures were working and even when the epidemic starts falling from its peak "...

California governor issues state-wide 'stay at home' order California governor issues state-wide 'stay at home' order

OR has taken some similarly major steps, though the state is still short of sheltering in place. "There is a recognition of our interdependence that requires of this moment that we direct a statewide order for people to stay at home ", Newsom said...

India hangs four men for Delhi bus rape and murder India hangs four men for Delhi bus rape and murder

Banumathi, Ashok Bhushan and Navin Sinha which has adjourned this matter is unlikely to consider the merits of Mehta's plea as it would be treated as infructuous following the execution of the convicts on Friday. On Dec.16, 2012, the victim, late...

S. Korea discusses cooperation on pandemic with Beijing, Tokyo S. Korea discusses cooperation on pandemic with Beijing, Tokyo

South Korea reported its first death due to the virus on February 20, a lot of them elderly patients with a history of illnesses. Japan has slapped an entry ban on people coming in from South Korea's two southeastern regions where major outbreaks o...

Over 100 New COVID-19 Cases Confirmed Over 100 New COVID-19 Cases Confirmed

To date, three people have lost their lives. · Of the 584 cases notified, 55% are male and 44% are female, with 29 clusters involving 157 cases . Italy is now the worst affected country in the world with 53,578 infections confirmed in the coun...

Virus Scare Briefly Closes New York ARTCC Virus Scare Briefly Closes New York ARTCC

Air traffic control towers remain closed at Chicago Midway and Las Vegas airports after other coronavirus cases were reported earlier this week. Check back for details. "The safety of our staff and the traveling public is the FAA's top priority", the...

Interior Health COVID-19 cases announced, spas, salons, ordered to closed Interior Health COVID-19 cases announced, spas, salons, ordered to closed

As part of the virus tracking, we look at two curves: the total number positive test results and the date of symptom onset, as determined by the public health investigation of each case. they require 100 per cent compliance", said Dix. Henry went o...

China withdraws reprimand of virus whistleblower China withdraws reprimand of virus whistleblower

Li was an eye doctor working at a hospital in Wuhan, Hubei Province, which was the epicenter of the outbreak. At the police station, Li was forced to sign a letter, declaring that he would "heed the advice of police" and "stop [his] illegal behavio...

A cool, rainy Saturday — FIRST ALERT Weather

Snow levels will continue to be down to around 3000' on Tuesday and are expected to drop down to around 2000' by Wednesday morning. Lows in the mid teens to around 20. Sunday is cool with sun and clouds. Afternoon readings reaching the mid to up...

Positive virus tests on Aust-NZ cruise Positive virus tests on Aust-NZ cruise

It is the second cruise ship to have docked in Sydney and confirmed a case of coronavirus. NSW Health said all passengers are being contacted to ensure self-quarantine although self isolation of "well passengers" on the trip arriving back on March ...

Body found in Florida believed to be that of missing Colorado boy Body found in Florida believed to be that of missing Colorado boy

An autopsy was performed and the remains have been tentatively identified as Stauch, officials said. The sheriff's office is asking for information from anyone who may have seen Stauch in Pace or Pensacola sometime between February 3 and February 5...

Merkel calls coronavirus 'biggest challenge since WW2' Merkel calls coronavirus 'biggest challenge since WW2'

Merkel, a physicist by training, who has led Germany for over 14 years, said that while researchers are racing to develop a vaccine to prevent infections and medications to treat COID-19, slowing the spread of the virus is now the only way to minimiz...

Trump pushes back on Washington Post report about intel warnings about coronavirus Trump pushes back on Washington Post report about intel warnings about coronavirus

Trump's adversarial relationship with the press has become even more contentious as he faces more questions about the pandemic. Trump added that Alexander should be "ashamed of himself". "To ensure that our healthcare system is able to surge capaci...

Young people are not invincible against coronavirus — WHO's Tedros Young people are not invincible against coronavirus — WHO's Tedros

We have now identified some producers in China who have agreed to supply WHO . A day ago, he had warned young people that they should take coronavirus warnings seriously as they are "not invincible". The World Health Organisation also sugges...

COVID-19 death toll in Spain exceeds 1000 COVID-19 death toll in Spain exceeds 1000

The number of people around the world who have recovered from the virus now stands at 93,576. The total number of deaths in Spain has also risen from 1,002 up to 1,326 since Friday. One couple, Beth Rosenzweig and Ray Bahr, in Honduras' Bay Islands...

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