Latest Coronavirus news

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India News: NEW DELHI: Delhi deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia on Sunday attacked the Centre over the export of coronavirus vaccines, saying a large number of .
Date: 2021/05/09 16:12 | Source: PTI
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A sum of Rs 108 crore has been allocated to provide Rs 1,500 each as one-time relief amid coronavirus-induced restrictions to 7.20 lakh autorickshaw d
Date: 2021/05/09 16:10 | Source: PTI
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Sky News host Sharri Markson has assessed "chilling" details from a document produced by Chinese military scientists, in which they discussed weaponising SARS coronaviruses five years before the COVID-19 pandemic hit. Ms Markson said the book was written by People's Liberation Army scientists and s...
Date: 2021/05/09 14:02 | Source: dailytelegraph
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Visitors to Romania's forbidding Bran Castle, widely known as the inspiration for the lair of Dracula, are being jabbed with needles rather than vampiric fangs this weekend in a coronavirus vaccination drive.
Date: 2021/05/09 13:20 | Source: @CTVNews
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Mixed messages about positive trends and lingering — or worsening — COVID-19 threat continue...
Date: 2021/05/09 13:00 | Source: @MichaelSmolens
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Spaniards took to the streets during the early hours of Sunday morning to celebrate the end of 202 days of nationwide coronavirus restrictions that had limited travel between regions, largely barred social gatherings and subjected citizens to curfews since last fall. In scenes that recalled pre-COVI...
Date: 2021/05/09 12:52 | Source: Aitor Hernández-Morales
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LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Sunday invited the leaders of the U.K.'s devolved nations for crisis talks on the union after Scotland's pro-independence party won its fourth straight parliamentary election. Nicola Sturgeon, leader of the Scottish National Party, said the elect...
Date: 2021/05/09 12:33 | Source: SYLVIA HUI
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DUBAI: Dubai's long-haul carrier Emirates will begin shipping aid from the World Health Organization and other groups into India for free to help fight a crushing outbreak of the coronavirus, the airline said Sunday (May 9).The offer by Emirates, which has some 95 flights weekly to nine cities in In...
Date: 2021/05/09 12:21 | Source: channelnewsasia
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As India battles the second wave of the deadly coronavirus, several countries including Russia, the UK, the US, Australia, Saudi Arabia and others have come forward to...
Date: 2021/05/09 12:19 | Source: sputniknews
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NEW DELHI — India opened vaccinations to all adults this month, hoping to tame a disastrous coronavirus surge sweeping the country, but since then the pace of administering the shots has only dropped, with states saying they only have limited stock. New infections are still rising at record pace in ...
Date: 2021/05/09 12:17 | Source: The Associated Press
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Date: 2021/05/09 12:13 | Source: ROSSELLA TERCATIN
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Even as Congress raced to rescue the nation from the coronavirus pandemic last spring, Republican lawmakers were raising red flags about expanding unemployment benefits -- particularly providing the jobless with a weekly federal supplement worth hundreds of dollars.
Date: 2021/05/09 12:09 | Source: Tami Luhby, CNN
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The Washington Post Geoff Edgers and Yo-Yo Ma on Edgers’s weekly Instagram Live show, “Stuck With Geoff.” Like so many, national arts reporter Geoff Edgers has been grounded by the coronavirus shutdown. So he decided to launch an Instagram Live show from his barn in Massachusetts. Every Friday after...
Date: 2021/05/09 12:00 | Source: Geoff Edgers
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It is believed to be the first reagent from a Japanese company that reacts to the Indian variant.
Date: 2021/05/09 11:48 | Source: @japantimes
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Iowa Republican Joni Ernst demanded Saturday that China "stop their cover-up" of the origins of the coronavirus and called for a complete investigation to prevent a "recurrence."
Date: 2021/05/09 11:28 | Source: Fox News
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World Athletics chief Sebastian Coe said Sunday he believes the coronavirus-postponed Tokyo Olympics can be "a beacon of hope and optimism", ...
Date: 2021/05/09 11:13 | Source: CNA
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The government should wait until the infection situation improves to Stage 2, the second-lowest level on its four-tier scale, before lifting the current state of emergency, Shigeru Omi said.
Date: 2021/05/09 11:12 | Source: @japantimes
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Klein stressed that antisemitic groups that previously had little interaction with each other were suddenly joining up at anti-coronavirus-regulation protests.
Date: 2021/05/09 11:05 | Source: TZVI JOFFRE
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday spoke to the chief ministers of Punjab, Karnataka, Bihar and Uttarakhand on the Covid-19 situation in their states.
Date: 2021/05/09 10:55 | Source: @indiatoday
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Fewer and fewer people are willing to be injected with the currently available v..
Date: 2021/05/09 10:54 | Source: @TheChosunilbo
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Three coronavirus variants -- the U.K., Brazilian and South African -- are sprea..
Date: 2021/05/09 10:54 | Source: @TheChosunilbo
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Pfizer and BioNTech will donate their COVID-19 vaccine to athletes training for ..
Date: 2021/05/09 10:54 | Source: @TheChosunilbo
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The drawn-out coronavirus lockdown is making more and more young people depresse..
Date: 2021/05/09 10:54 | Source: @TheChosunilbo
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Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Centers recorded 157.7 million global COVID-19 cases early Sunday, with 3.3 million deaths.  India reported Sunday that it had counted more than 403,000 new infections and more than 4,000 deaths in the previous 24 hours.  Experts say the tolls are likely undercount...
Date: 2021/05/09 10:34 | Source: voanews
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Foreign investors have pulled out Rs 5,936 crore from the Indian equities in the first week of May amid worries over the intense second wave of coronavirus infection and its fallout on the economy...
Date: 2021/05/09 10:24 | Source: Press Trust of India
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Amid the second wave of the novel coronavirus pandemic, doctors and nurses leave their children at home to serve the country. This Mother’s Day, we talk to some moms who are also frontline warriors.
Date: 2021/05/09 10:20 | Source: Grace Cyril
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BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Impromptu street celebrations erupted across Spain as the clock struck midnight on Saturday, when a six-month-long national state of emergency to contain the spread of coronavirus
Date: 2021/05/09 10:11 | Source: RENATA BRITO and ARITZ PARRA Associated Press
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Pope backs patent waiver on vaccines, US States turning down vaccines as demand declines, and other pandemic-related news across the globe...
Date: 2021/05/09 10:10 | Source: Akash Podishetty
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Since India opened vaccinations to all adults this month, the pace of administering the shots has dropped with states saying they only have limited stock to give out.
Date: 2021/05/09 10:00 | Source: Krutika Pathi
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Hospitals across Maryland started celebrating National Nurses Week, providing an opportunity to reflect on being a nurse on the frontlines of the coronavirus pandemic, just as many are starting to move on from it....
Date: 2021/05/09 10:00 | Source: Alex Mann
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The Ministry of Health confirmed 3,852 new cases of coronavirus infection on Sunday. The ministry also announced the death of 147 people suffering from COVID-19. Most of the cases of coronavirus infection were recorded in the Mazowieckie Voivodeship – 529. The remaining infections come from th...
Date: 2021/05/09 09:59 | Source: polishnews
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The lockdown will now run through the early morning of May 17.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Date: 2021/05/09 09:48 | Source: straitstimes
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The Tokyo metropolitan government on Sunday reported 1,032 new coronavirus cases, down 89 from Saturday. The average for Tokyo over the past seven days stands at 798. People in their 20s (304 cases), their 30s (167) and their 40s (167) accounted for the highest numbers, while 140 cases were aged…
Date: 2021/05/09 09:14 | Source: Japan Today
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The number of COVID-19 patients with severe symptoms in Japan has risen to a record 1,144, the health ministry said Sunday, as Tokyo's daily coronavirus cases again topped 1,000 amid the spread of more contagious variants. The previous record for severely ill patients was 1,131 reported on Friday, w...
Date: 2021/05/09 09:12 | Source: Kyodo
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Several weeks after world health officials declared the coronavirus a pandemic, 40-year-old Sheri McCaskill decided to apply to a master's program in public health.
Date: 2021/05/09 09:08 | Source: Christina Maxouris, CNN
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Since India opened vaccinations to all adults this month, hoping to tame a disastrous coronavirus surge sweeping across the country, the pace of administering the shots has dropped with states saying they only have limited stock to give out
Date: 2021/05/09 09:01 | Source: ABC News
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US wants coronavirus vaccine patent waiver to benefit world, not boost China biotech
Date: 2021/05/09 08:35 | Source: @koreatimes
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In an editorial highly critical of the Indian government's handling of the coronavirus pandemic, The Lancet journal said India wasted its early successes in managing the pandemic and PM Modi's actions during the crisis are "inexcusable".
Date: 2021/05/09 08:33 | Source: India Today Web Desk
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The Nets' Nicolas Claxton confirmed that his extended recent absence wasn't just for contact tracing, but because he had tested positive for COVID-19. But now that the second-year big man finally is back on the court, he has moved his focus from conquering the coronavirus to preparing for the playof...
Date: 2021/05/09 08:32 | Source: @NYPost_Lewis
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FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The Pier Sixty-Six, Fort Lauderdale's onetime jewel of a resort, sits silent and empty, a conspicuous symbol of the pandemic's economic disruption. The signature 17-story tower building, at 2301 SE 17th St., stands alone as a hollowed-out hulk after the demolition of adj...
Date: 2021/05/09 08:10 | Source: DAVID LYONS, South Florida Sun Sentinel
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Travel for this story was supported by the Pulitzer Center. Science's COVID-19 reporting is supported by the Heising-Simons Foundation. At a tiny rural hospital about 1 hour's drive northeast of Pune, India, in early April, workers loaded an SUV with coolers, syringes, vials, thermometers, and...
Date: 2021/05/09 07:57 | Source: Vadu, India
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Kanpur received its first Oxygen Express on Sunday morning with 80 MT of liquid medical oxygen (LMO) amid the oxygen crisis across the country due to the second wave of the coronavirus.
Date: 2021/05/09 07:52 | Source: ANI
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The Uttar Pradesh government on Sunday extended till May 17 the curfew imposed in the state to curb the spread of coronavirus, a senior official said.
Date: 2021/05/09 07:52 | Source: Press Trust of India
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India News: SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir on Friday recorded 5,443 fresh coronavirus cases taking the tally of infected persons to 206,954, while the death toll in .
Date: 2021/05/09 07:41 | Source: M Saleem Pandit
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At the small hospital where Dr. Oumaima Djarma works in Chad's capital, there are no debates over which coronavirus vaccine is the best. There are simply no vaccines at all. … Click to Continue »
Date: 2021/05/09 07:29 | Source: webmaster
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Dubai’s long-haul carrier Emirates will begin shipping aid for free into India to help fight a crushing outbreak of the coronavirus, the airline said Sunday.
Date: 2021/05/09 07:12 | Source: JON GAMBRELL
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A mother disappears. Texts reveal she has coronavirus – was someone using COVID to cover up a killing? "48 Hours" correspondent Peter Van Sant reports.
Date: 2021/05/09 07:09 | Source: CBS News
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Total lockdown extended in Uttar Pradesh till May 17 - What's allowed, what's not - Amid the rising coronavirus COVID-19 cases in Uttar Pradesh, Chief MInister Yogi Adityanath-led government in the state on Sunday (May 9) decided to extend lockdown till 7 AM on May 17.
Date: 2021/05/09 07:06 | Source: DNA Web Team
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Fujian says it will postpone start of trial scheme that was to begin on Monday.
Date: 2021/05/09 07:00 | Source: Lawrence Chung
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The vaccine, one of two main Chinese coronavirus vaccines, is the first developed by a non-Western country to win WHO backing.
Date: 2021/05/09 06:30 | Source: @japantimes
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Arunachal Pradesh reported 244 new Covid-19 cases, the highest single-day spike, pushing the coronavirus tally in the state to 20,046, a health department official said here on Sunday.
Date: 2021/05/09 06:26 | Source: Press Trust of India
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US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said that SARS-CoV-2- which causes Coronavirus infection - is airborne
Date: 2021/05/09 06:04 | Source: DNA Web Team
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German sportswear company, adidas, has officially risen its 2021 sales forecast earlier this week, expecting the return of sports events to drive continued demand for new products. adidas now foresee its sales growth to reach a high-teens percentage rate, with a jump of 50 percent expected in the se...
Date: 2021/05/09 05:47 | Source: HYPEBEAST
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BERLIN - The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Germany increased by 12,656 to 3,520,329, data from the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) for infectious diseases showed on Sunday.
Date: 2021/05/09 05:20 | Source: @TODAYonline
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A relative of a person who died of COVID-19 is consoled by another during cremation in Jammu, India, on Sunday, April 25, 2021. Delhi has been cremating so many bodies of coronavirus victims that authorities are getting requests to start cutting down trees in city parks, as a second record surge has...
Date: 2021/05/09 05:00 | Source: Mya Jaradat
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SYDNEY: Australia's most populous state of New South Wales recorded no new COVID-19 infections for a third straight day on Sunday (May 9), but extended raised social distancing and mask-wearing rules by a week as the authorities hunted for the source of a small outbreak.After a Sydney couple tested ...
Date: 2021/05/09 04:50 | Source: channelnewsasia
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KUALA LUMPUR - Malaysia's top health official on Saturday (May 8) painted a grim picture of the country's struggle against the coronavirus pandemic, saying new cases could hit 7,000 a day by the end of this month. Malaysia was initially projected to record about 3,000 cases by mid-May, and 5,000 ca...
Date: 2021/05/09 04:48 | Source: Hazlin Hassan
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EVEREST BASE CAMP, Nepal — More than 30 sick climbers have been evacuated from the foot of Mount Everest, raising fears that coronavirus may scupper a hoped-for bumper season on the world's
Date: 2021/05/09 04:42 | Source: Agence France-Presse
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Pope Francis called Saturday for universal access to coronavirus vaccines and “the temporary suspension of intellectual property rights.”
Date: 2021/05/09 04:37 | Source:
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A Metro Detroit mother has relied on a mechanical heart pump for years while she's waited to get on the organ transplant list.She said she knows a lot of people have lost their mothers during the pandemic and, while she waits for a heart transplant, she feels especially fortunate to be home with her...
Date: 2021/05/09 04:23 | Source: Dane Kelly
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It's a little secret of the news business that for some anticipated events, like a Supreme Court decision or the death of a prominent figure, we pre-write much of an article or different versions of them so that we can publish quickly once news occurs.Which is why there is now a trashed draft of thi...
Date: 2021/05/09 04:14 | Source: Newsrust
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Calls are mounting for increased mental health support for children after bushfires, floods and the coronavirus pandemic.
Date: 2021/05/09 04:13 | Source: Anna Prytz
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The Australian’s Adam Creighton says economists in the United States are anticipating the economy will be back to the same size as it was before the coronavirus pandemic. “The economy in the US is roaring back to life just as the Australian economy is,” Mr Creighton told Sky News. “The jobless rate ...
Date: 2021/05/09 03:59 | Source: news
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Thailand on Sunday reported 2,101 new coronavirus cases and 17 new deaths, as the country struggles with a third wave of infections.
Date: 2021/05/09 03:59 | Source: Bangkok Post Public Company Limited
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Before the coronavirus pandemic, Qantas and Japan Airlines had dominated the market for flights between Tokyo and Australia's two largest cities, Sydney and Melbourne.
Date: 2021/05/09 03:47 | Source: @japantimes
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Africa's health officials warned on Saturday that the continent could see a wave of coronavirus infections similar to the record wave that India is currently experiencing. While the continent has … Click to Continue »
Date: 2021/05/09 03:38 | Source: webmaster
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Be it the Ever Green blockade of the Suez Canal or the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, social media users can turn practically any kind of event, however dangerous its...
Date: 2021/05/09 03:30 | Source: Daria Bedenko. Sputnik International
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NEW YORK --- The crossroads of the world came to a halt Saturday as three women, all innocent bystanders, were shot in Times Square. It was pretty crowded here when shots rang out, causing a chaos and panic. People who were in Times Square when shots rang out Saturday afternoon we're shaken. "I have...
Date: 2021/05/09 03:23 | Source: Rob Hoell
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Premier Brian Pallister introduced both a carrot and a stick as COVID-19 rages in Manitoba, offering coronavirus-related sick pay for workers and doubling fines for repeat pandemic restrictions offenders. “In a general sense, it’s to reward good behaviour and encourage it and to address some of the ...
Date: 2021/05/09 03:06 | Source: Carol Sanders
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Almost all current coronavirus-related restrictions across Greater Sydney will be extended for another week despite NSW recording zero new local cases.
Date: 2021/05/09 02:56 | Source: SBS News
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Before they officially opened their doors to the public, the owners of Sunshine Quilt Corner were collecting face masks to donate to Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters and a nursing home in Norfolk. A few months after opening, co-owners Jennifer Moose and Teresa Newton started a monthly cha...
Date: 2021/05/09 02:48 | Source: Jessica Nolte
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Almost all current coronavirus-related restrictions across Greater Sydney will be extended for another week despite NSW recording zero new local cases.
Date: 2021/05/09 02:35 | Source: AAP
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It first emerged as a sign — on faces in airports, at hospitals, on the streets — that this virus was not to be taken lightly.In the space of a year, the mask sold out; set off scientific debates; became a shield; got sucked into politics; saved small businesses; staved off awkward social encounters...
Date: 2021/05/09 02:10 | Source: Newsrust
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Sydney residents will be stuck with coronavirus restrictions for longer than first thought.
Date: 2021/05/09 02:05 | Source: Alex Chapman
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Telling details from inside the private lives of Bill and Melinda Gates have revealed signs of a marriage under strain, with the pair reportedly clashing over the handling of the Gates Foundation and facing struggles through the coronavirus pandemic.
Date: 2021/05/09 01:56 | Source: Alex Blair
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India News: Public Health England, the executive agency of the UK department of health, has equated the novel coronavirus sub-lineage, B.1.617.2 of Indian variant
Date: 2021/05/09 01:55 | Source: Syed Akbar
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SAN DIEGO (CNS) - San Diego County public health officials reported 226 new COVID-19 cases and seven deaths, as the average positive testing rate continues to drop. Of 11,265 tests reported Saturday, 2% returned positive, lowering the 14-day rolling average to 1.3%, a record for 2021. Saturday's dat...
Date: 2021/05/09 01:53 | Source: City News Service
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The anticipation for the U.S. jobs report for April, released Friday morning, was high. Most experts agreed that after a yearlong pandemic, tens of millions of layoffs and widespread disease and death, a likely second straight month of nearly 1 million added jobs would send a clear...
Date: 2021/05/09 01:40 | Source: CHRISTOPHER RUGABER, AP Economics Writer
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There’s a travel warning for India, as its number of coronavirus cases continues to rise and the country is dealing with civil unrest in some area.
Date: 2021/05/09 01:33 | Source: Jenese Harris
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As the resurgent coronavirus keeps large sections of the population under lockdown, people are looking for more traditional and sustainable ways of living. From drinking water stored in earthen pots to ‘cooling’ recipes rooted in regional traditions, we bring you some age-old tips and tricks to stay...
Date: 2021/05/09 01:30 | Source: FE Online
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Norwegian Cruise Line is threatening to keep its ships out of Florida ports after the state enacted legislation that prohibits businesses from requiring proof of vaccination against Covid-19 in exchange for services.The company, which plans to have its first cruises available to the Caribbean and Eu...
Date: 2021/05/09 01:23 | Source: Newsrust
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Here are the latest COVID-19 updates from Kyodo News in Japan as the coronavirus pandemic continues around the world.
Date: 2021/05/09 01:15 | Source: KYODO NEWS
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Michigan's first reopening goal could be hit sooner than you think as vaccination rates riseAs of Saturday, 54% of eligible Michiganders have gotten at least one dose of a COVID vaccine -- higher than the 51.5% reported Friday.The first tier of reopening Michigan that allows in-person work for all s...
Date: 2021/05/09 01:10 | Source: Dane Kelly
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KATHMANDU — Nepal’s coronavirus outbreak, which is growing faster than almost anywhere else in the world, has spread to the remote Himalayas, with an increasing number of climbers testing positive after being evacuated from the base camps of Mount Everest and surrounding peaks.
Date: 2021/05/09 01:00 | Source: @TODAYonline
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The CDC reports the rate of new coronavirus infections has dropped more than 80% in the last four months. The positive news comes as states hurry to reopen for business amid warming temperatures. Danya Bacchus has more.
Date: 2021/05/09 00:12 | Source: CBS News
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Jose Altuve, the Houston Astros' second baseman, turned 31 on Thursday. No one would have expected Yankees fans to serenade a star of a reviled rival with a rendition of "Happy Birthday," but simply ignoring the event would have been preferable for Altuve during his team's 7-4 win at Yankee Stadium....
Date: 2021/05/09 00:07 | Source: Newsrust
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Scientists hope the bats will help in predicting the dynamics of a coronavirus by analysing factors such as climate, temperature and ease of spread, to humans included
Date: 2021/05/09 00:01 | Source: Adrian Portugal
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Beijing (PingWest)- Semiconductor imports by China in April decline slightly after it reached all time high in March, according to the statistic released by China’s customs.China imported 54.7 billion semiconductor units in April, down 7% from the all-time high in March.In March, China imported 58.9...
Date: 2021/05/08 23:50 | Source: PingWest中文网
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BERLIN: Europeans can look forward to traveling this summer, if coronavirus cases keep declining further on the continent, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Saturday (May 8).While the European Union is developing a vaccine certificate valid throughout the 27-nation bloc, summer vacations abroa...
Date: 2021/05/08 23:29 | Source: channelnewsasia
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Thousands of Colombians have protested across the country against a government they feel has long ignored their needs, allowed corruption to run rampant and is so out of touch that it proposed tax increases during the coronavirus pandemic.
Date: 2021/05/08 23:21 | Source: The Associated Press
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Sun, 2021-05-09 00:07 JEDDAH: A new poll has revealed that Saudis reduced their participation in social events by more than 70 percent amid the coronavirus pandemic. The results were part of a recent telephone study by the Saudi Center for Opinion Polling that surveyed a random sample of 1,190 peo...
Date: 2021/05/08 23:12 | Source: malawi
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LONDON — Hopes for a swift path to independence in Scotland were tempered on Saturday, as the dominant Scottish nationalist party fell one seat short of a majority in the country's Parliament.The Scottish National Party's results, though impressive, deprived it of a symbolic victory in a closely fou...
Date: 2021/05/08 23:11 | Source: Newsrust
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Hawaii Department of Health officials today reported one new coronavirus-related death and 91 infections statewide, bringing the state’s totals since the start of the pandemic to 487 fatalities and 33,126 cases.
Date: 2021/05/08 22:59 | Source: Star-Advertiser staff
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LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Many municipal employees of New Mexico's second most populous city who have worked remotely during the pandemic are back at their regular work sites. Most city workers were deemed essential and worked on site during the pandemic, but up to 40 percent of the workforce had been...
Date: 2021/05/08 22:55 | Source: Associated Press
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The operator of Narita airport near Tokyo is considering reopening part of its Terminal 2 satellite building that was closed in April last year due to the novel coronavirus pandemic, sources familiar with the matter said. The plan to reopen the area in one of the country's major international gatewa...
Date: 2021/05/08 22:28 | Source: Kyodo
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State health officials on Saturday reported 795 new coronavirus cases and eight new deaths as hospitalizations continue a downward trend amid the vaccine rollout. Virus cases and deaths have been significantly lower in the last couple of weeks. The state's count of estimated active cases is now 19,1...
Date: 2021/05/08 22:17 | Source: Alexi Cohan
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At the time, she said, there were "some attacks" on her, but "they were not that brutal." But after she was elevated to health secretary and took a front-and-center position responding to the pandemic, the hate escalated."She told me she was at a gas station early on in the Covid lockdown and some g...
Date: 2021/05/08 22:14 | Source: Newsrust
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Quezon Rep. Aleta Suarez has contracted the new coronavirus after her husband, Quezon Gov. Danilo Suarez, tested positive for the virus days earlier. Suarez posted on the Facebook page of the Quezon
Date: 2021/05/08 22:10 | Source: Philippine Daily Inquirer
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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Republican-controlled Kansas Legislature backed off its effort to remove Democratic Gov. Laura Kelly from final decisions on how federal coronavirus relief funds are spent. Budget legislation approved Friday includes a provision that gives top lawmakers more say but still all...
Date: 2021/05/08 22:04 | Source: JOHN HANNA, AP Political Writer
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Mr Charles Widger, 76, sold his investment firm, Brinker Capital, shortly after the coronavirus pandemic took hold. After decades of building the firm, Mr Widger, whose name adorns Villanova University's law school in Pennsylvania, ended up with several hundred million dollars.. Read more at straits...
Date: 2021/05/08 22:00 | Source: straitstimes

Latest coronavirus statistic

# Country Cases Today cases Deaths Today deaths Recovered Active Critical Total tests
1 World 158420614 110001 3299060 2717 136791917 18329637 107405 0
2 USA 33455120 539 595598 10 26405871 6453651 9002 457312558
3 India 22296414 503 242398 0 18317404 3736612 8944 302275471
4 Brazil 15150628 0 421484 0 13677668 1051476 8318 46834128
5 France 5767959 0 106277 0 4832981 828701 5005 78568784
6 Turkey 5016141 0 42746 0 4691224 282171 3175 49192673
7 Russia 4880262 8419 113326 334 4496132 270804 2300 131400000
8 UK 4433090 0 127603 0 4245744 59743 163 163171777
9 Italy 4102921 0 122694 0 3590107 390120 2211 60871018
10 Spain 3567408 0 78792 0 3248010 240606 2183 47213067
11 Germany 3519250 0 85252 0 3159200 274798 5049 56836969
12 Argentina 3136158 0 67042 0 2798328 270788 5285 11779602
13 Colombia 2985536 0 77359 0 2806310 101867 6006 15365234
14 Poland 2833052 3852 70012 147 2569501 193539 2138 14794397
15 Iran 2654811 14141 74910 386 2109702 470199 5538 17069126
16 Mexico 2364617 2743 218928 271 1884008 261681 4798 6751476
17 Ukraine 2119510 5372 46393 193 1759751 313366 177 9655779
18 Peru 1845056 0 63826 0 1720665 60565 2670 11624047
19 Indonesia 1713684 3922 47012 170 1568277 98395 0 15222730
20 Czechia 1645061 717 29667 10 1575449 39945 366 19893984
21 South Africa 1594817 0 54724 0 1514088 26005 546 10861611
22 Netherlands 1560022 6553 17323 4 1317452 225247 758 12762141
23 Canada 1279971 0 24568 0 1174351 81052 1331 32549753
24 Chile 1241976 0 27101 0 1177342 37533 3138 13495109
25 Iraq 1112725 4167 15771 30 1005369 91585 543 9673212
26 Philippines 1101990 7174 18472 204 1022224 61294 750 12287489
27 Romania 1066111 857 28966 63 1013666 23479 984 8477446
28 Belgium 1014351 3364 24511 28 883729 106111 727 12949152
29 Sweden 1007792 0 14173 0 850811 142808 381 8798383
30 Pakistan 858026 3786 18915 118 757281 81830 4903 12190671
31 Portugal 839258 0 16991 0 800007 22260 74 10832463
32 Israel 838887 2 6376 0 831526 985 84 14358336
33 Hungary 791709 1145 28602 98 568329 194778 403 5528240
34 Bangladesh 773513 1386 11934 56 710162 51417 1118 5630894
35 Jordan 719233 0 9076 0 701191 8966 729 6824502
36 Serbia 700408 834 6558 19 661398 32452 137 3929245
37 Switzerland 670613 0 10704 0 601958 57951 205 7088449
38 Japan 633027 6996 10823 121 555401 66803 1144 12426322
39 Austria 631076 1026 10382 8 603901 16793 409 34504177
40 UAE 536017 1572 1613 3 516329 18075 0 45870572
41 Lebanon 532269 0 7460 0 481968 42841 453 4097623
42 Morocco 513628 0 9064 0 500540 4024 128 6330343
43 Malaysia 440677 3733 1683 26 401934 37060 416 10055506
44 Saudi Arabia 425442 0 7059 0 408676 9707 1319 17459285
45 Bulgaria 409961 0 16902 0 348185 44874 566 2584732
46 Ecuador 398921 0 19137 0 329582 50202 620 1334841
47 Nepal 394667 8777 3720 88 302787 88160 0 2634504
48 Slovakia 385475 80 12019 29 367921 5535 251 2720699
49 Belarus 368888 1214 2632 10 359687 6569 0 5996492
50 Panama 367270 0 6265 0 356852 4153 105 2458134
51 Greece 360577 0 10978 0 323458 26141 737 8445689
52 Croatia 344494 665 7469 45 327404 9621 234 1878350
53 Kazakhstan 342589 2350 3913 24 297268 41408 221 10455458
54 Azerbaijan 326716 660 4680 14 306119 15917 0 3330985
55 Georgia 321919 1089 4281 18 300989 16649 0 4362839
56 Tunisia 319512 0 11350 0 276198 31964 529 1356375
57 Bolivia 317547 1394 13205 23 260438 43904 158 1242041
58 Palestine 301437 0 3351 0 285575 12511 87 1770081
59 Paraguay 296306 0 7050 0 244795 44461 570 1145471
60 Kuwait 284076 0 1635 0 268316 14125 210 2396532
61 Dominican Republic 270600 0 3523 0 231081 35996 231 1434503
62 Costa Rica 265486 0 3365 0 212525 49596 433 1033203
63 Ethiopia 262217 0 3871 0 208314 50032 749 2615290
64 Denmark 259056 874 2497 0 245562 10997 31 42600965
65 Lithuania 257827 883 4034 8 232076 21717 188 2974312
66 Moldova 252604 0 5943 0 243195 3466 177 1017286
67 Ireland 252303 0 4919 0 234804 12580 33 4641879
68 Slovenia 246082 289 4293 7 232798 8991 129 1205766
69 Egypt 236272 0 13845 0 176363 46064 90 2715258
70 Guatemala 234883 0 7717 0 212814 14352 5 1305884
71 Honduras 219288 958 5617 32 81382 132289 561 651677
72 Armenia 219270 178 4234 9 204578 10458 0 1014891
73 Uruguay 218800 0 3082 0 189739 25979 526 1897369
74 Qatar 210603 0 502 0 200467 9634 261 1941171
75 Venezuela 206549 0 2280 0 188947 15322 316 3359014
76 Oman 201350 634 2120 15 184647 14583 275 1550000
77 Bosnia and Herzegovina 200693 0 8790 0 164717 27186 0 922568
78 Bahrain 187905 0 678 0 174357 12870 114 4222173
79 Libya 179970 273 3070 7 166340 10560 0 974520
80 Nigeria 165370 0 2065 0 156250 7055 11 1939165
81 Kenya 163238 0 2883 0 111129 49226 190 1715038
82 North Macedonia 154026 135 5093 14 137962 10971 124 740005
83 Myanmar 142947 13 3210 0 132013 7724 0 2588880
84 Albania 131666 0 2411 0 116126 13129 18 654521
85 S. Korea 127309 564 1874 9 117423 8012 160 9105771
86 Estonia 125126 157 1201 6 115908 8017 43 1328823
87 Latvia 123963 632 2212 4 113214 8537 81 2400457
88 Algeria 123900 0 3321 0 86280 34299 28 230861
89 Sri Lanka 123234 0 786 0 103098 19350 0 2925946
90 Norway 116365 231 767 0 88952 26646 27 5337838
91 Cuba 114912 0 722 0 108448 5742 118 3812673
92 Kyrgyzstan 98400 321 1655 6 91559 5186 85 1026019
93 Montenegro 98237 0 1536 0 94803 1898 64 384874
94 Uzbekistan 94397 419 662 0 90053 3682 23 1377915
95 Ghana 92856 0 783 0 90480 1593 6 1108763
96 Zambia 92057 0 1257 0 90363 437 33 1436254
97 Finland 88723 162 922 0 46000 41801 28 4641541
98 Thailand 83375 2101 399 17 53605 29371 1138 8124896
99 Cameroon 74946 0 1152 0 70497 3297 385 1518411
100 El Salvador 70380 0 2154 4 65921 2305 28 936793
101 Mozambique 70166 0 821 0 67749 1596 33 526810
102 Cyprus 69163 0 334 0 39061 29768 59 5252543
103 Luxembourg 68153 0 801 0 64943 2409 33 2711542
104 Afghanistan 62063 221 2698 12 54222 5143 1124 420135
105 Singapore 61359 28 31 0 60912 416 2 9906797
106 Namibia 49893 0 683 0 47173 2037 45 399564
107 Botswana 48417 0 734 0 46226 1457 1 1086267
108 Jamaica 46588 0 803 0 22148 23637 19 341769
109 Ivory Coast 46385 0 291 0 45811 283 0 608960
110 Mongolia 44820 804 162 2 31373 13285 123 2780161
111 Uganda 42308 0 346 0 41924 38 24 1035822
112 Senegal 40692 27 1119 2 39384 189 14 490682
113 Madagascar 39012 138 722 6 36022 2268 318 191570
114 Zimbabwe 38414 0 1576 0 36052 786 12 431480
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116 Malawi 34166 0 1153 0 32156 857 11 235685
117 Sudan 33648 0 2365 0 27247 4036 0 232965
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119 DRC 30285 0 772 0 26434 3079 0 152076
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121 Angola 28477 0 630 0 24713 3134 35 513297
122 Cabo Verde 26111 0 232 0 22718 3161 23 155650
123 Rwanda 25586 0 338 0 24119 1129 0 1341169
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127 Réunion 21601 0 150 0 19848 1603 36 102720
128 French Guiana 20366 0 104 0 9995 10267 18 225358
129 Mayotte 20134 0 170 0 2964 17000 4 174251
130 Cambodia 19237 520 120 6 7641 11476 0 993240
131 French Polynesia 18790 0 141 0 18617 32 1 26355
132 Mauritania 18636 0 456 0 17865 315 14 242710
133 Eswatini 18477 0 671 0 17777 29 3 192076
134 Guadeloupe 15360 0 210 0 2242 12908 18 187796
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139 Burkina Faso 13377 0 162 0 13135 80 0 182034
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143 Trinidad and Tobago 13122 0 203 0 9126 3793 38 140718
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148 Martinique 11558 0 83 0 98 11377 24 163838
149 Djibouti 11335 0 149 0 11041 145 0 151807
150 Congo 11147 0 148 0 8208 2791 0 92500
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161 Yemen 6462 0 1270 0 2983 2209 23 32410
162 Seychelles 6373 0 28 0 5277 1068 0 21504
163 Gambia 5925 0 175 0 5547 203 3 76379
164 Niger 5319 6 192 0 4885 242 2 101051
165 San Marino 5067 0 90 0 4935 42 4 61760
166 Chad 4874 0 171 0 4647 56 0 115354
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169 Burundi 4149 0 6 0 773 3370 0 279132
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179 New Zealand 2642 2 26 0 2589 27 0 2054651
180 Monaco 2479 0 32 0 2407 40 1 51953
181 Bermuda 2434 0 30 0 2095 309 14 246096
182 Turks and Caicos 2402 0 17 0 2358 27 2 60836
183 Sao Tome and Principe 2318 0 35 0 2262 21 0 12999
184 Sint Maarten 2260 1 27 0 2203 30 2 26359
185 Liberia 2114 0 85 0 1962 67 2 97875
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191 Mauritius 1246 6 17 0 1123 106 0 358675
192 Antigua and Barbuda 1231 0 32 0 1168 31 1 16700
193 Bhutan 1221 19 1 0 1067 153 0 727281
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195 St. Barth 974 0 1 0 462 511 0 26385
196 Diamond Princess 712 0 13 0 699 0 0 0
197 Faeroe Islands 668 0 1 0 662 5 0 256396
198 Cayman Islands 548 0 2 0 537 9 0 91940
199 Tanzania 509 0 21 0 183 305 7 0
200 Wallis and Futuna 445 0 7 0 44 394 1 17264
201 Brunei 230 0 3 0 218 9 0 122292
202 British Virgin Islands 216 0 1 0 191 24 0 39777
203 Dominica 175 0 0 0 175 0 0 15546
204 Grenada 160 0 1 0 158 1 0 26331
205 Fiji 139 3 3 0 98 38 0 65225
206 New Caledonia 124 0 0 0 58 66 0 31166
207 Anguilla 99 0 0 0 49 50 0 21024
208 Falkland Islands 63 0 0 0 63 0 0 7258
209 Macao 49 0 0 0 49 0 0 4483
210 Saint Kitts and Nevis 45 0 0 0 44 1 0 13691
211 Greenland 31 0 0 0 31 0 0 20669
212 Vatican City 27 0 0 0 15 12 0 0
213 Saint Pierre Miquelon 25 0 0 0 25 0 0 5318
214 Montserrat 20 0 1 0 19 0 0 1313
215 Solomon Islands 20 0 0 0 20 0 0 4500
216 Western Sahara 10 0 1 0 8 1 0 0
217 MS Zaandam 9 0 2 0 7 0 0 0
218 Vanuatu 4 0 1 0 3 0 0 23000
219 Marshall Islands 4 0 0 0 4 0 0 0
220 Samoa 3 0 0 0 2 1 0 0
221 Saint Helena 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
222 Micronesia 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
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