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Why Taiwan has become a problem for WHO

Also on Monday, President Tsai replied to the WHO's statement saying she "hoped that all countries after experiencing this outbreak would better understand Taiw...


Federal judges block OH and Texas orders limiting abortion access over coronavirus

The largely conservative 5th Circuit often sides with Paxton and state officials when they seek to curb abortion rights, and this time is no different. The stay...


Boris Johnson Warns UK: Tougher Lockdown May be Necessary

In letters which will arrive through the post for almost 30 million homes along with a leaflet outlining the United Kingdom government's advice, at an estimated...


Navy captain signals for help

Still, the Navy declined to confirm exactly how many people aboard the Roosevelt had been infected The carrier was in the Pacific when the Navy reported its...


United Kingdom coronavirus deaths rise by 563, the HIGHEST daily increase so far

There was confusion surrounding the data after Kings College Hospital in London recorded three times as many coronavirus cases compared to the government figure...


Alberta records 36 influenza deaths this season, 15 in Edmonton

The news conferences are expected to resume on Monday. "We understand that behind every such decision lies tens of thousands of jobs and businesses that will ...


Goats take over empty Welsh town (and no, we're not kidding)

Conwy Council said there was nothing they could do to stop goats wandering into the town. Mr Stuart, a resident and Manchester Evening News reporter, joked th...


In Venezuela shift, U.S. asks Guaido to renounce power -- for now

While Esper declined to say how long the mission would last, the Caribbean deployment will involve several Navy destroyers and other warships, Air Force surveil...


Twitter, Facebook have deleted videos of Brazil's President, here's why

The platform has also blocked potentially harmful or misleading tweets from the likes of actor Alyssa Milano, technology businessman John McAfee and Venezuela...


DeSantis Issues Statewide 30-Day Stay-At-Home Order For All Of Florida

So the only thing we'll venture to say, now that DeSantis has issued a 30-day statewide stay-at-home order for all but those seeking essential services is: ...


Russian Federation sends planeload of medical supplies to US

Vladimir Putin , president of Russian Federation, says he would work remotely after shaking hands with a doctor who tested positive for the coronavirus. A Rus...


Spain reports more than 100,000 coronavirus cases, new daily death toll record

The grim milestone comes as the number of infections continues to surge across the country. Around 22,600 patients have recovered from the Covid-19 disease an...


US Death Toll Surpasses 4,000 as Pandemic Worsens

Deaths linked to the novel coronavirus have now exceeded 4,000 in the United States - a number that increased by about 1,000 in less than 48 hours, according ...


Magnitude 4.8 earthquake hits near Boise City, Idaho

It said the tremor, which was six miles (10 kilometers) deep, was felt in six nearby states including Nevada and Montana. According to Earthquakes Canada, t...


Trump says Iran planning 'sneak attack' on USA troops, assets in Iraq

The tweet followed the revelation that the U.S. had deployed Patriot air defense systems to an Iraqi military base as a precaution against Iranian-backed militi...


Ontario prohibits gatherings of five or more

And there's actually opportunists out there, trying to gouge the people? He specifically mentioned Pusateri's , a specialty foods store, that had been chargi...


German state minister kills himself as coronavirus hits economy

The 54-year-old was found dead near a railway track on Saturday. The Wiesbaden prosecution's office said it believed that he committed suicide. Schaefer belon...


Nizamuddin could end up as biggest coronavirus hotspot

The district administration had collected details of three others who were present at the Tablighi mosque between March 18 and March 20. According to repo...


Ontario's State of Emergency extended by two weeks

They issued the new emergency order on Monday night. Green spaces in parks, trails, ravines and conservation areas that aren't otherwise closed would remain ope...


Loss of smell and taste reported as early symptoms of COVID-19

Monday's meeting, led by Premier Li Keqiang, called on local governments to pay special attention to monitoring, tracking, isolating, and treating asymptomatic ...


Netherlands removes defective masks imported from China

The government implemented strict lockdown measures to bring it under control. "The rest of the shipment was immediately put on hold and has not been distribu...


Spain Overtakes China in Number of Confirmed Cases

In Japan, the countdown clocks were reset and ticking again for the Tokyo Olympics after organizers announced new dates following the postponement from this sum...


Crowd Welcomes Navy Hospital Ship to New York City Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

By Monday, 1,421 California patients had been hospitalised, up from 746 four days ago, he said. De Blasio, who has been pleading for more help from the federa...


Firefighters, 1 Guide Killed in Sichuan Forest Fire

Information office of Xichang city said that the fire began on a local farm at around 3:51 pm on Monday and started to rapidly spread over the strong wind. Liu ...


More deaths in Ontario related to novel coronavirus

As the temperature on Sunday approached 20 C in the Greater Toronto Area, Ford said he and his colleagues saw streets that were "packed". Fifty-seven people are...


No new coronavirus infections reported yesterday in Wuhan

According to official Chinese figures, 81,470 people have been infected in the country, with 3,304 deaths. Another highly placed source close to the provincia...


United Kingdom police pour black dye into 'Blue Lagoon' to deter social gatherings

Not even a nationwide lockdown could prevent England's Instagrammers from flocking to a former limestone quarry in Harpur Hill, whose pale blue waters has b...


Tampa Pastor Still Holds Service With Hundreds in Attendance

A church in Tampa, Florida , is defying the advice of health officials and continues to remain open and host services as the number of coronavirus cases in t...


Facebook Commits $100 Million To Help News Media Hit By Coronavirus Crisis

The news industry is working under extraordinary conditions to keep people informed during the COVID-19 pandemic. For this reason, Facebook announced investm...


Pelosi: ‘As the president fiddles, people are dying’

Furthermore, if anyone is guilty of fiddling during a crisis, it is Pelosi, who delayed and derailed for days the passage of the bipartisan relief bill as she...


Province enhancing public reporting of COVID-19 cases

Yaffe said information on the 10 new deaths is incomplete at the moment, but the regions that have seen more deaths include Haliburton, Lambton, Haldimand Norfo...


Infant in Illinois Dies After Testing Positive For COVID-19

Newborns and babies have so far seemed largely unaffected by the coronavirus . A state employee also was among 13 new deaths reported Saturday as Illinois ...


China risks second wave of COVID-19 with citizens returning home

Saturday marked the fourth consecutive day that Hubei province recorded no new confirmed cases. China's exports and imports could worsen as the pandemic sprea...


United States extends stay-at-home guidelines to end of April to fight virus

Dr Anthony Fauci , who is in Trump administration's coronavirus task force, said that up to 200,000 Americans could die after contracting the virus. Mr Trump ...


Italy’s deaths from coronavirus exceed 10,000 despite lockdown

President Donald Trump speaks during press briefing with the Coronavirus Task Force, at the White House, Wednesday, March 18, 2020, in Washington. "I love y...