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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: South Dakota Sioux refuse to take down 'illegal' checkpoints
May 11, 2020
Coronavirus: South Dakota Sioux refuse to take down 'illegal' checkpoints

Sioux tribes in the US state of South Dakota are refusing to remove coronavirus checkpoints they set up on roads which pass through their land.

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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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Coronavirus: Stories of unemployment, fear and hope in the US
April 23, 2020
Coronavirus: Stories of unemployment, fear and hope in the US

More than 26 million Americans have filed for unemployment in the past five weeks - over 15% of the US workforce...

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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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April 10, 2020
Coronavirus: Teachers in Singapore stop using Zoom after 'lewd' incidents

Singapore has suspended the use of video-conferencing tool Zoom by its teachers, after a "very serious incident" during a home-based lesson...

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April 10, 2020
Coronavirus: New York ramps up mass burials amid outbreak

Images have emerged of coffins being buried in a mass grave in New York City, as the death toll from the coronavirus continues to rise...

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