Sunday September 27-th, 2020

Italy coronavirus deaths rise by 812, number of new cases falls sharply Italy coronavirus deaths rise by 812, number of new cases falls sharply

The health care system in Italy's Lombardy region has been stretched to the limit during the coronavirus outbreak, with numerous reports of hospital staff being forced to resort to war-time triage procedures. Italy hit a daily peak of 6,557 new cas...

Locomotive engineer tried to ram train into hospital ship in Los Angeles Locomotive engineer tried to ram train into hospital ship in Los Angeles

Mercy was suspicious and did not believe 'the ship is what they say it's for , '" according to the criminal affidavit. 'People don´t know what´s going on here. The Mercy is serving as a hospital for non-COVID-19 patients in order to help reduce...

Pakistan court overturns conviction in murder of U.S. journalist Daniel Pearl Pakistan court overturns conviction in murder of U.S. journalist Daniel Pearl

At least four people were convicted in connection with Pearl's murder, including Ahmed Omar Saeed Sheikh who was sentenced to death in 2002 for masterminding the killing. Prosecutors were not immediately available for comment. It was not immediately ...

George Pell Appeal Decision To Be Handed Down Next Week

The nation's highest court will deliver its decision at 10:00am on Tuesday, April 7. His lawyers have argued Victoria's Court of Appeal majority made an error in refusing the previous appeal bid a year ago, and that there was not enough evidence fo...

Carnival to Price Twice-Reduced Stock Sale at $8 a Share Carnival to Price Twice-Reduced Stock Sale at $8 a Share

By comparison, Carnival paid a 1% yield in October, when it borrowed 600 million euros (US$657.7 million) in the European debt market. Moreover, Carnival had to make use of its ships as collateral to attract bond investors Wednesday. Carnival Cor...

COVID-19 deaths in the United States now exceed 4,000 COVID-19 deaths in the United States now exceed 4,000

To put the numbers in further unsettling terms for Americans, there are more reported cases of death due to coronavirus than USA citizens lost on 9/11. In India, 437 new cases were reported on April 1, taking the total number of infections to 1,834. ...

NewsAlert: Two people in Saskatchewan die from COVID-19 complications NewsAlert: Two people in Saskatchewan die from COVID-19 complications

One ICU case is located in Regina. "What we know so far is that there was no link to the individual with worldwide travel", said Shahab. Meili called on the provincial government to scale up communication with the public regarding the measures re...

Biden says Democratic convention should be postponed until August Biden says Democratic convention should be postponed until August

U.S. Democratic candidate Joe Biden said his party's nominating convention should be held in August rather than July as the coronavirus health crisis upends life in the country. Conway challenged, adding, "I have to tell you we're not talking about...

Hungary should be thrown out of European Union meetings, Luxembourg says Hungary should be thrown out of European Union meetings, Luxembourg says

Hungary had 492 confirmed cases as of Tuesday, and 16 people have died from COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus . Who is Prime Minister Viktor Orban? Belonging to the conservative Fidesz party, Orban has been Prime Minister since 2...

Spain's coronavirus death toll tops 10,000 after another record daily toll Spain's coronavirus death toll tops 10,000 after another record daily toll

The data shows 898,822 people have now lost their jobs since the start of the lockdown, including about 550,000 temporary workers. "That we have achieved the primary objective of reaching the peak of the curve and that now we are starting the phase o...

California Public Health Officials Release Guidance on Use of Cloth Face Coverings

The mayor said everyone performing essential tasks such as food shopping should wear homemade, nonmedical face coverings, or even bandannas, as people in other countries have done. Across the country and in OH, hospitals are facing a shortage of PPE,...

Coronavirus ends eating cats and dogs in China’s Shenzhen Coronavirus ends eating cats and dogs in China’s Shenzhen

The virus, first detected in the central Chinese city of Wuhan in December, has been traced to a food market in the city that sold wild animals such as pangolins and civet cats, along as more conventional fare such as chicken and fish. Liu Jianping...

China begins publishing daily virus update with asymptomatic cases China begins publishing daily virus update with asymptomatic cases

Yet the numbers so far do not reveal the true scale of this category of individuals infected by the coronavirus. Then on Wednesday, the country reported a fall in the new cases, with nearly all cases imported from overseas. China's control measures d...

Coronavirus: Jaishankar tells Pompeo to extend visas of stranded Indians Coronavirus: Jaishankar tells Pompeo to extend visas of stranded Indians

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo spoke over phone to discuss a coordinated effort by India and the USA to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic that has so far infected more than 850,000 people and claimed over...

European Union pledges €100 billion scheme for workers facing pay cuts European Union pledges €100 billion scheme for workers facing pay cuts

The European Commission will propose a new stimulus package, including changes to the EU budget, in order to help the bloc recover from the coronavirus pandemic induced economic fallout, said the President of the Commission Ursula von der Leyen in ...

Indonesia to suspend foreign arrivals amid rise in COVID-19 cases, deaths Indonesia to suspend foreign arrivals amid rise in COVID-19 cases, deaths

President Joko Widodo has encouraged social distancing but questioned whether Indonesians have the discipline for full lockdowns, in contrast with Southeast Asian nations such as the Philippines, Malaysia and Thailand. "There's a backlog in testing...

Europeans on UN Security Council condemn North Korean tests Europeans on UN Security Council condemn North Korean tests

A North Korean official said in the statement U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was undermining North Korea's willingness to return to dialogue, criticizing his recent remarks on sanctions on North Korea. However some analysts believe he was ac...

Jokes aside: Coronavirus pranks mostly prohibited on April Fool's Day Jokes aside: Coronavirus pranks mostly prohibited on April Fool's Day

April Fools' Day is cancelled tomorrow, at least for Google , as it chooses to stay serious in respect to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic . It is highly recommended that readers do not entertain any April Fools Day jokes and blindly share them on ...

'Shoot them dead': Philippine leader says won't tolerate lockdown violators 'Shoot them dead': Philippine leader says won't tolerate lockdown violators

Troublemakers will starve in jails, he warned. Duterte made it clear that he would not stand for this, stating that the abuse of medical workers was a serious crime and would not be tolerated. About half the country's roughly 110 million people are...

Daniel Pearl murder: Pakistan commutes death sentence of key accused Daniel Pearl murder: Pakistan commutes death sentence of key accused

British national Omer Sheikh had been sentenced to death for kidnapping and killing Daniel Pearl by a court in 2002, and his three accomplices - Fahad Naseem, Syed Salman Saqib and Sheikh Mohammad Adil - were sentenced to life imprisonment with a fin...

COVID-19 cases will hit 1m within the next few days COVID-19 cases will hit 1m within the next few days

Now, the virus has impacted nearly every corner of the globe, and the number of confirmed cases is expected to surpass 1 million any day now, the World Health Organisation's director-general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus told reporters on April 1.

British Airways set to suspend 36000 staff British Airways set to suspend 36000 staff

It will however continue to operate some flights in and out of Heathrow. Gatwick's runway will only be open for scheduled flights between 2pm and 10pm from Wednesday and one of its two terminals will be closed. He noted that the United Kingdom has ...

Senior Israeli officials to be isolated after health minister contracts coronavirus Senior Israeli officials to be isolated after health minister contracts coronavirus

Israeli police talk to a driver at a checkpoint in Bnei Brak , a predominantly ultra-Orthodox city east of Tel Aviv, on March 31, 2020, as part of measures to curb the spread of the coronavirus. Police in Bnei Brak are gearing up for the funeral of ...

Hays County COVID-19 cases have now been confirmed Hays County COVID-19 cases have now been confirmed

MURPHY, North Carolina (WDEF) - The Health Department in Cherokee County North Carolina reports more cases on Tuesday evening. IL public health officials announced 42 additional deaths, including a man in his 20s, two men in their 30s and two men i...

What's known and not known about China's numbers What's known and not known about China's numbers

The White House has not commented on the report, and Chinese officials have yet to respond to the Bloomberg story. In China, people who have no clinical symptoms of Covid-19 but test positive for the new coronavirus are generally quarantined in i...

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