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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: Ten Passengers on Cruise Ship Test Positive for Virus
February 05, 2020
Coronavirus: Ten Passengers on Cruise Ship Test Positive for Virus

At least 10 people on board a cruise ship docked in the Japanese port of Yokohama have tested positive for coronavirus, health authorities say...

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Coronavirus in Wuhan: €˜We€™d Rather Die at Home Than Go to Quarantine€™
February 05, 2020
Coronavirus in Wuhan: ‘We’d Rather Die at Home Than Go to Quarantine’

Wenjun Wang is a resident of Wuhan, the Chinese city at the epicentre of the deadly coronavirus outbreak...

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Coronavirus: Ibuprofen tested as a treatment
June 03, 2020
Coronavirus: Ibuprofen tested as a treatment

Scientists are running a trial to see if ibuprofen can help hospital patients who are sick with coronavirus...

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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: 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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