Friday July 10-th, 2020

Very large acceleration in cases in US Very large acceleration in cases in US

Of those, 40 percent were from the United States. The WHO's latest data shows that 85% of new coronavirus cases reported globally over the last 24 hours were from Europe and the United States. Italy is still the epicenter for the meantime bec...

Prince Charles tests positive but ‘remains in good health’ Prince Charles tests positive but ‘remains in good health’

The 71-year-old and his wife Camilla - who does not have COVID-19 - are now self-isolating in Scotland, Clarence House said. Camilla Parker Bowles, the Duchess of Cornwall , was also tested and returned a negative result. The spokesman said it was...

3 fresh cases take TN Covid-19 total to 15 3 fresh cases take TN Covid-19 total to 15

Officials of Madurai Corporation and health department are in the process of screening the persons with whom the 54-year old deceased male was in contact. The state Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswamy announced in the state Assembly in Chennai to...

Boko Haram attack kills 92 Chadian troops: President Boko Haram attack kills 92 Chadian troops: President

The ambush happened as the military tried to launch an offensive against the Boko Haram militants, according to a military official with knowledge of the operation that started over the weekend. We need to confirm your email address. The official s...

Spain: Army Has Found Elderly Abandoned, Dead at Care Homes Spain: Army Has Found Elderly Abandoned, Dead at Care Homes

Spanish Defense Minister Margarita Robles has said the country's army has discovered elderly people that were "absolutely abandoned" and "lying dead in their beds" in nursing homes. "It may be the case that this has happened". Luis Seoane's 89...

WA closes Rottnest Island for quarantine, cruise ships not allowed to disembark WA closes Rottnest Island for quarantine, cruise ships not allowed to disembark

The Magnifica and the Artania have been refuelled and told to leave. The two children who have been diagnosed in WA are well and are self-isolating with their families, Mr Cook said. There are 800 Australians on board, including 200 West Austra...

Suspected Migrants from Ethiopia Found Dead in Container in Mozambique Suspected Migrants from Ethiopia Found Dead in Container in Mozambique

More than 60 undocumented migrants believed to be Ethiopians have been found dead in a cargo truck in the Mozambique 's northwestern Tete province. Amélia Direito, a provincial immigration spokeswoman, said all 78 people in the container were Ethi...

Four dead as gunmen attack Sikh religious gathering in Kabul Four dead as gunmen attack Sikh religious gathering in Kabul

It was not immediately clear how many attackers there were or who they were. It is not known if there are any casualties. Sikhs have been the target of attack by militants before in South Asia. Aryan said government forces were slowly moving in to ...

France Coronavirus Death Count Jumps 240 To 1,100 France Coronavirus Death Count Jumps 240 To 1,100

Easter is on April 12, Passover begins on April 8 and Ramadan begins around April 24. The French government implemented lockdown last Tuesday, asking citizens to stay at home, leaving only for essential activities such as buying food or exercising....

India announces 21-day nationwide lockdown to battle coronavirus India announces 21-day nationwide lockdown to battle coronavirus

The prime minister continued that he and his people have been observing the impacts of coronavirus , not only at home, but around the world. The death toll has surpassed 17,000, and we're probably going to see thousands of deaths in the coming weeks...

Kuril Islands quake: 7.5 magnitude natural disaster triggers tsunami warning for Russian Federation

There were no early reports of casualties. Explainer: After an quake, how does a tsunami happen? The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said hazardous tsunami waves were possible within 1,000 kilometres of the quake's epicenter. The four southernmo...

What's in the almost $2 trillion U.S. Senate coronavirus stimulus? What's in the almost $2 trillion U.S. Senate coronavirus stimulus?

The Senate failed on multiple occasions in recent days to advance a massive but controversial Republican-led proposal, and pressure has soared to swiftly reach a compromise that provides relief for hundreds of millions of Americans. "At last, I belie...

What you need to know about new Covid-19 restrictions What you need to know about new Covid-19 restrictions

All cafes and restaurants have been advised to limit supply to take-aways and deliveries only. All churches and other places of worship are to restrict the number of people attending. This is approximately 75% of average earnings in the sectors mos...

Trump Wants US 'Opened Up' by Easter Trump Wants US 'Opened Up' by Easter

President Trump, whose approval rating touched 50 per cent for the first time apparently because of his handling the coronavirus crisis on a war footing, put up a courageous front on Tuesday telling reporters that he expects things to go back to norm...

Lakshman rekha: What Modi said about 21-day lockdown against coronavirus Lakshman rekha: What Modi said about 21-day lockdown against coronavirus

The lockdown will last for 21 days, he said , without mentioning how critical services were going to be maintained and essential supplies delivered and bought during this period if people are not meant to step outside the 'Laxman rekha' of their f...

Covid-19: State Of Emergency declared in New Zealand Covid-19: State Of Emergency declared in New Zealand

Director-General of Health Dr Ashley Bloomfield announced the new cases today as he fronted the media. There are another 50 confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus as of 9.30am today. Three people were discharged from hospital on Tuesday, and a...

'We'll send flamethrowers!' Furious Italian mayors confront coronavirus rule breakers 'We'll send flamethrowers!' Furious Italian mayors confront coronavirus rule breakers

WARNING: The following video contains language that some readers may find offensive. Similarly, in a Facebook video, Cateno De Luca, the mayor of Messina, said: "You will not "stroll" in my town". He said, "I'm going to catch you. Tomorrow. Not in ...

Britain imposes stay-at-home order as coronavirus cases accelerate Britain imposes stay-at-home order as coronavirus cases accelerate

People had already been urged to work from home where possible, and not to visit pubs, restaurants, cafes, theatres and other venues. Johnson said that he was giving "the British people a very simple instruction - you must stay at home".

Diamond Princess had traces of coronavirus 17 days after ship emptied: CDC

What is certain, the CDC says, is that cruise ships are "often settings for outbreaks of infectious diseases due to their closed environment and contact between travelers from many countries", according to the report. The CDC reported that passenge...

Travelers from NY should quarantine for 14 days, White House says Travelers from NY should quarantine for 14 days, White House says

New York City " is definitely a hotspot, there's no question about it ", President Donald Trump said. Vice President Mike Pence then explained why the coronavirus task force is particularly focused on NY, saying that the NY metro area made up 60% o...

NY governor sounds alarm over 'troubling and astronomical' coronavirus numbers NY governor sounds alarm over 'troubling and astronomical' coronavirus numbers

President Donald Trump quoted Gateway Pundit conspiracy blogger Jim Hoft during a Fox News town hall to falsely claim that New York Governor Andrew Cuomo refused to purchase 16,000 ventilators in 2015, when no such purchase was considered or of...

Trump to use Defense Production Act for coronavirus test kits: government official Trump to use Defense Production Act for coronavirus test kits: government official

President Donald Trump invoked the DPA last week, but his administration has so far been unwilling to make full use of the act, which gives the federal government the power to direct companies to prioritize production to meet U.S. The states have sai...

COVID-19 | Reliance sets up India’s first dedicated coronavirus hospital COVID-19 | Reliance sets up India’s first dedicated coronavirus hospital

RIL said "RIL has responded to its call-of-duty to be at the service of the nation 24×7 in our collective fight against Covid-19. This approach can be ramped up further to scale as required by the nation", the company said in a press statement.

Texas lieutenant governor says seniors would rather face coronavirus than kill economy Texas lieutenant governor says seniors would rather face coronavirus than kill economy

Don't ruin this great American Dream". "I've talked to hundreds of people ... and everyone says pretty much the same thing: We can't lose our whole country". Trump and his chief economic adviser, Larry Kudlow, made headlines at a briefing on Monday w...

KSA: '119 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Saudi' KSA: '119 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Saudi'

It will continue for 21 days from March 23 from 7 pm to 6 am every day. "As per the measures announced by the Ministry of Interior, we are suspending Uber Taxi in the Kingdom until further notice", an Uber spokesman told Reuters . The kingdom took...

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