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Mumbai overtakes Wuhan peak as India Covid cases spike
June 10, 2020
Mumbai overtakes Wuhan peak as India Covid cases spike

India's financial capital, Mumbai, has recorded 51,000 cases of Covid, taking it past the peak in Wuhan, where the virus first emerged...

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Coronavirus: Satellite traffic images may suggest virus hit Wuhan earlier
June 09, 2020
Coronavirus: Satellite traffic images may suggest virus hit Wuhan earlier

An apparent surge in traffic outside Wuhan hospitals from August 2019 may suggest the coronavirus hit the area earlier than reported, a study says...

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New Zealand lifts all Covid restrictions, declaring the nation virus-free
June 08, 2020
New Zealand lifts all Covid restrictions, declaring the nation virus-free

New Zealand has lifted almost all of its coronavirus restrictions after reporting no active cases in the country...

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Coronavirus: Hospitals in Brazil's São Paulo 'near collapse'
May 18, 2020
Coronavirus: Hospitals in Brazil's São Paulo 'near collapse'

The mayor of Brazil's largest city, São Paulo, has said its health system could collapse as demand grows for emergency beds to deal with coronavirus cases.

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Covid antibody test a 'positive development'
May 14, 2020
Covid antibody test a 'positive development'

A test to find out whether people have been infected with coronavirus in the past has been approved by health officials in England...

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Coronavirus: Brazil records highest daily rise in deaths
May 13, 2020
Coronavirus: Brazil records highest daily rise in deaths

Brazil has recorded its highest daily rise in the number of deaths from the coronavirus, health officials say...

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Coronavirus: UK hospital trials new treatment drug
May 04, 2020
Coronavirus: UK hospital trials new treatment drug

A new drug developed by UK scientists to treat Covid-19 patients is being trialled at University Hospital Southampton...

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Coronavirus: Mike Pence flouts rule on masks at hospital
April 29, 2020
Coronavirus: Mike Pence flouts rule on masks at hospital

S Vice-President Mike Pence has visited a top US hospital without wearing a mask, despite the medical centre's own rules that visitors should wear personal protective equipment.

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Coronavirus: Trump signs order on immigration green card suspension
April 23, 2020
Coronavirus: Trump signs order on immigration green card suspension

US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order to temporarily suspend the approval of some green cards...

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Record fall in UK economy forecast
April 10, 2020
Record fall in UK economy forecast

The UK economy is forecast to fall an incredible amount in the current pandemic-afflicted quarter ending in June...

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