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Live: ‘Enormous relief’ as Newmarch House nursing home cleared of COVID-19
Coronavirus Australia

Live: ‘Enormous relief’ as Newmarch House nursing home cleared of COVID-19

The Western Sydney aged care home at the centre of one of the country’s biggest coronavirus outbreaks has cleared all residents who had tested positive for COVID-19.Follow today’s events as they unfold. Live updates12mminutes agoBy Dean BiltonGood news out of TasmaniaOnly four cases active in Tassie now, down from five yesterday. 209 people have recovered…

Counting the COVID-19 costs — the heath success that sparked a fury
Coronavirus Australia

Counting the COVID-19 costs — the heath success that sparked a fury

The mathematicians are at it again.Given the circumstances, they’ve been relatively discreet. But the arguments that until now have been circling behind the scenes are beginning to bubble to the surface.In raw numbers, it goes like this. So far, just over 100 Australians have lost their lives, most of them elderly and with other health…

Coronavirus update: UK brushes aside criticism it is reopening too early
Coronavirus Australia

Coronavirus update: UK brushes aside criticism it is reopening too early

The United States has sent Brazil millions of doses of hydroxychloroquine as a prophylactic for frontline health workers and a treatment for patients with COVID-19, even though scientific evidence has not backed up those uses.Meanwhile, the UK Government has insisted it is taking “the right step at the right time” after its own scientific advisers…

In Mumbai, coronavirus patients must lie next to those who did not survive
Coronavirus Australia

In Mumbai, coronavirus patients must lie next to those who did not survive

Indian businessman Manit Parikh had thought a lot about the coronavirus pandemic that had swept his home city of Mumbai, but he never anticipated the crisis would engulf his family in just a few days.Key points:Mumbai accounts for more than a fifth of India’s total COVID-19 casesThe city’s hospitals have been overwhelmed by an influx…

Coronavirus uk Belgian prince apologises for lockdown party
Coronavirus UK

Coronavirus uk Belgian prince apologises for lockdown party

Image copyright EPA Image caption Prince Joachim of Belgium is said to have mild coronavirus symptoms A Belgian prince who contracted coronavirus after attending a party during lockdown in Spain has apologised and “will accept the consequences”. “I deeply regret my actions,” he said in a statement on Sunday.Prince Joachim, 28, travelled from Belgium to…

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DC mayor: We have to be concerned about virus rebound

MIAMI (AP) — In hindsight, Rosa Jimenez Cano realizes that attending a protest against police brutality was risky — and not just for the usual reasons.“This can be kind of a tinderbox for COVID,” the 39-year-old venture capitalist said after attending a demonstration in Florida, one of many around the country sparked by the death…

Expert warns about risk of easing restrictions too soon
Coronavirus Ireland

Expert warns about risk of easing restrictions too soon

A leading expert in infectious disease has warned about the risk of lifting coronavirus travel restrictions too soon.  Professor Sam McConkey said that while the easing of restrictions from 2km to 5km happened at the right time, “the time to open up the country for internal travel completely is certainly not now”.  Under the Government’s roadmap to…

Coronavirus live updates:  India now seventh worst-hit country in world
Coronavirus India

Coronavirus live updates: India now seventh worst-hit country in world

US reports total of 1,761,503 coronavirus cases, 103,700 deathsThe US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Sunday reported a total 1,761,503 cases of the new coronavirus, an increase of 23,553 cases from its previous cou

Coronavirus Italy Coronavirus, il bollettino di oggi domenica 31 maggio: 75 morti nelle ultime 24 ore
Coronavirus Italy

Coronavirus Italy Coronavirus, il bollettino di oggi domenica 31 maggio: 75 morti nelle ultime 24 ore

Coronavirus, il bollettino di oggi, domenica 31 maggio 2020 con i numeri forniti dalla Protezione civile. Le vittime nelle ultime 24 ore sono 75. Sono 355 i nuovi casi accertati in tutta Italia. Di questi, più di 200 nella sola Lombardia (il 59 per cento). Senza girarci troppo intorno, il quadro è positivo e incoraggiante. Calano i nuovi positivi…

Coronavirus Italy Coronavirus, altri 75 morti in Italia
Coronavirus Italy

Coronavirus Italy Coronavirus, altri 75 morti in Italia

CRONACA (Afp) Pubblicato il: 31/05/2020 18:00 Altri 75 morti per coronavirus in Italia. Dall’inizio dell’emergenza, le vittime nel nostro paese sono 33.415, come rende noto la Protezione Civile. I guariti sono 157.507, con un incremento di 1.874 unità. I casi attualmente positivi sono 42.075, con un calo di 1.616 rispetto a ieri. In isolamento domiciliare…