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Coronavirus hits all 50 US states as death toll rises
March 18, 2020
Coronavirus hits all 50 US states as death toll rises

The deadly coronavirus has now hit all 50 states in the US as West Virginia reported its first case of the infection on Tuesday...

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Coronavirus: Hong Kong to quarantine all arrivals from abroad
March 17, 2020
Coronavirus: Hong Kong to quarantine all arrivals from abroad

Hong Kong will quarantine all people arriving from abroad for 14 days, its leader Carrie Lam has said...

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Coronavirus: Europe plans full border closure in virus battle
March 17, 2020
Coronavirus: Europe plans full border closure in virus battle

The European Commission is planning to ban all non-essential travel throughout Europe's Schengen free-travel zone as more countries close their borders to try to limit the spread of coronavirus...

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Infected people without symptoms might be driving the spreading of coronavirus more than we realized
March 16, 2020
Infected people without symptoms might be driving the spreading of coronavirus more than we realized

New studies in several countries and a large coronavirus outbreak in Massachusetts bring into question reassuring assertions by US officials about the way the novel virus spreads...

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March 16, 2020
Coronavirus: US should ban meetings of more than 50 people for two months, says CDC

America’s top health body – the centres for disease control and prevention (CDC) – has recommended there be no gatherings of more than 50 people for the next two months to try and stop the spread of coronavirus...

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Coronavirus: States order sweeping restrictions to stem infection
March 16, 2020
Coronavirus: States order sweeping restrictions to stem infection

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has ordered sweeping restrictions on public life to take effect in the state amid the coronavirus pandemic...

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Coronavirus: EU states record highest one-day death toll
March 16, 2020
Coronavirus: EU states record highest one-day death toll

The three states bearing the brunt of the coronavirus pandemic in Europe have all recorded their highest death tolls for a single day...

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Cuban drug could save thousands of lives in coronavirus pandemic
March 16, 2020
Cuban drug could save thousands of lives in coronavirus pandemic

CUBAN medicine could treat thousands of coronavirus patients as production of a “flagship” drug known to combat the disease is set to increase significantly, pharmaceutical bosses said at a press conference on Friday...

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Getting your workplace ready for COVID-19
March 13, 2020
Getting your workplace ready for COVID-19

In January 2020 the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the outbreak of a new coronavirus disease in Hubei Province, China to be a Public Health Emergency of International Concern...

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Coronavirus: Australian Grand Prix called off
March 13, 2020
Coronavirus: Australian Grand Prix called off

The Australian Grand Prix has been called off after teams and drivers forced the hand of Formula 1's bosses...

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