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Coronavirus: hospital beds in Hong Kong will run out ‘very soon’ under current infection surge, health officials warn as 59 more cases confirmed
Fears that isolation wards are short of capacity required as Hong Kong’s infected total hits 641. Social curbs restricting basic freedoms such as gathering in public take effect in another blow for businesses
A Nurse at a Manhattan Hospital Shared A Harrowing Photo Of COVID-19 Victims To Show How Horrifying The Outbreak Is
“It is the ghastly reality of what we deal with and where some of us have ended up already,” the New York City nurse said.
Man charged over online anti-police messages
Police have arrested a 32-year-old man and accused him of posting messages on a social media channel, inciting violence.
Trump says quarantine 'not necessary' for New York area. He is wrong. Again.
President Donald Trump said on Saturday that a quarantine of the New York area to curb the spread of the coronavirus would not be necessary, and that he had asked federal health officials to issue a "strong travel advisory" instead.
Coronavirus: hundreds ignore Covid-19 gatherings ban to attend Sunday church services in Louisiana
More than 3,500 Louisiana residents have been diagnosed with the disease caused by a new coronavirus, and more than 150 of them have died
China’s mental health counsellors reach out online to help those affected by coronavirus pandemic
Chinese users spent 20 per cent more time on physical and mental health apps in the first week of March compared with the same period in January. KnowYourself brought together a team of over 100 professionals and trained volunteers to re...
10 ways to spot fake news about the coronavirus pandemic before you spread it
It’s easy to hit ‘retweet’ on something that’s just not true, but spreading fake coronavirus news doesn’t help anyone. From verifying accounts to trusting your gut, here are 10 steps you can take to verify information on social media bef...
The Rich Fled New York. Don’t Be Like Them.
You live in a cramped apartment and you’re scared. But escape is selfish.
Coronavirus: China ramps up Covid-19 test kit exports amid global shortage, as domestic demand dries up
More than 100 Chinese companies are selling coronavirus testing kits to Europe, but most are not licensed to sell in China. A global shortage of kits has sparked a scramble for resources, but the specialist nature of the production proce...
Coronavirus: Singapore PM calls for end to US-China blame game, wants to see leadership from Trump administration
Lee Hsien Loong, speaking in an interview with CNN, said that the back and forth between the US and China was ‘not going to help us solve the problem sooner’ The Singaporean PM suggested that countries may turn elsewhere if American lea...
Churchgoers all over world ignore physical distancing advice
Services from Moscow to Rio go ahead as clerics disregard coronavirus risk
Fauci warns coronavirus could kill as many as 200,000 Americans
Top US infectious disease expert cautions that figure is a ‘moving target’ that could easily be wrong
Coronavirus forecast to cut UK economic output by 15%
Analysts say unemployment could also double in deepest recession since financial crisis
What we still don't know about the coronavirus
It feels like an eternity ago, but the world only became aware of the coronavirus in December.
German finance minister commits suicide after 'virus crisis worries'
Schaefer, 54, was found dead near a railway track on Saturday.The Wiesbaden prosecution's office said they believe he died by suicide.
What Does Life Look Like After Coronavirus?
The coronavirus pandemic is changing the lives of millions of people around the world and putting many of them out of work. Many are wondering what life on the other side of all of this will look like.
Coronavirus around the world: March 29, 2020
Here are the stories making COVID-19 headlines around the world today:
CNN's Fareed Zakaria gives his take on why the US has struggled to mount an effective response to the coronavirus pandemic
The new coronavirus: how should the world respond?
The new coronavirus is shutting down planet Earth. What lessons can the rest of the world learn from China, Singapore and South Korea?
How coronavirus spread across the globe
A special programme on the spread of the coronavirus outbreak around the globe, focusing on the impact it could have on the world.
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