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2020-03-23 18:49:35 BBC
The fashion chain says it wants to protect the health of employees and customers.
2020-03-23 18:38:51 BBC
The latest move is part of the Department of Health in NI’s surge planning for Covid-19.
2020-03-23 18:01:38 BBC
Andy Burnham said the government should immediately release funds to councils to “house all people who are homeless”.The government has already pledged an initial £3.2m fund to help authorities provide accommodation to rough sleepers who need to self-isolate.Mr Burnham said rough sleepers needed support “as a matter of urgency”.
2020-03-23 17:56:29 BBC
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon says Scotland is “on the cusp of a rapid acceleration of coronavirus cases”.
2020-03-23 17:56:21 BBC
There have been no confirmed coronavirus deaths of pregnant women. Professor David Heymann, an infectious disease epidemiologist who headed the WHO’s global response to SARS, believes more research needs to be done on how the virus could affect those who are pregnant.
2020-03-23 17:51:11 BBC
The measure has been taken to “reinforce the need for social distancing, protecting staff and highway safety.”
2020-03-23 17:51:14 BBC
The two Congolese people tested positive after they arrived in Lubumbashi on a Congo Airways flight from the capital Kinshasa on Sunday afternoon, according to the province’s governor Jacques Kyabula in a tweet.
2020-03-23 17:45:53 BBC
All recreational boat and yacht owners have been asked not to travel to the Isles of Scilly during the coronavirus outbreak.
2020-03-23 17:35:24 BBC
It’s understood ministers and officials are considering how much the public’s behaviour has changed in response to restrictions brought in over recent days.
2020-03-23 17:35:34 BBC
The firm will continue to provide freight runs.A spokeswoman apologised for any inconvenience this may cause and said further information would be posted on the company’s website when it becomes available.
2020-03-23 17:35:27 BBC
They are still able to go out sailing, but can’t land anywhere else than Jersey and only take people they live with on board to avoid spreading the infection.
2020-03-23 17:24:43 BBC
The news fuels hope that Asia’s worst coronavirus outbreak outside China may be abating.
2020-03-23 17:14:44 CNN
Millions of people across India have been placed under lockdown until the end of the month as efforts to halt the spread of the novel coronavirus in the country intensify.
2020-03-23 17:13:22 BBC
People who are vital to keeping the island running may be able enter the island.
2020-03-23 17:13:30 BBC
The government is telling people not to travel to second homes or tourist accommodation during the coronavirus crisis. It says non-essential journeys put pressure on local communities and services.The
2020-03-23 17:07:46 BBC
Six ambulances were “deliberately damaged” in Kent, South East Coast Ambulance Service (Secamb) has said.The damage happened at the service’s Make Ready Centre in Thanet on Saturday night.
2020-03-23 16:51:58 BBC
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said she is ‘not willing to put the lives of her citizens in danger.’
2020-03-23 16:41:34 BBC
Venues serving food may sell alcohol but only to customers eating a meal at a table, the States say.
2020-03-23 16:41:30 BBC
In a statement on Monday, the Lord Chief Justice, Lord Burnett, said no new trials will start and that ongoing trials will be paused while arrangements are put in place so they can continue safely.
2020-03-23 16:14:01 BBC
The government is refunding the cost of season tickets for workers staying at home over virus fears.
2020-03-23 16:13:58 BBC
John Turner, from Visit Somerset, said “people are dying” amid the coronavirus outbreak in the UK. “We are saying to all visitors to postpone your visit” and help “take pressure” off public services, he said.
2020-03-23 15:26:20 BBC
The fast food chains says they want to protect the wellbeing of its staff and customers.
2020-03-23 15:21:13 BBC
Nando’s have already shut their outlets, saying the the “health and safety of our customers and team is our highest priority”.Fast food giant McDonald’s will close all of its more than 1,000 outlets across the UK by 19:00 GMT.
2020-03-23 14:59:25 BBC
Conservationists are warning that Africa’s endangered mountain gorillas could be at risk from coronavirus.
2020-03-23 14:43:56 BBC
Northern Ireland’s health service is to access all hospital beds across the private sector.In documents seen by BBC News NI the health board proposes to contract the use of the hospital sites for a period of “not less than 3 months”.
2020-03-23 14:23:28 BBC
The authorities in Uganda authorities are trying to track down 84 passengers who were on an Ethiopian Airlines flight with a man who tested positive for coronavirus.
2020-03-23 13:22:55 CNN
The Indian capital New Delhi is among 75 districts in the country that will go into lockdown until March 31 in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
2020-03-23 13:17:48 CNN
The United Arab Emirates is closing all commercial centers and shopping malls along with fish, meat and vegetable markets.The new rule will come into force in 48 hours, and will be in place for two weeks.
2020-03-23 12:12:47 CNN
The Haitian government has granted permission to private airline company Eastern Airlines to fly United States citizens out of Haiti, according to a statement from the US Embassy in Haiti on Sunday.
2020-03-23 11:48:18 CNN
New Zealand will issue its highest alert level and close all non-essential businesses across the country amid the coronavirus pandemic, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said in a news briefing on Monday.
2020-03-23 11:22:58 CNN
The coronavirus pandemic is throwing doubt over whether this year’s Summer Olympics in Tokyo will still go ahead.
2020-03-23 10:46:09 CNN
Australia’s Olympic Committee is telling its athletes to prepare for for the possibility that the Games could be postponed until 2021.
2020-03-23 10:35:55 CNN
New York City’s Mayor Bill de Blasio spoke with President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence Sunday night and discussed the “urgent supply need in our public hospitals,” according to a tweet from de Blasio’s press secretary, Freddi Goldstein.
2020-03-23 10:03:27 CNN
Speaking to lawmakers on Monday, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said postponing the 2020 Summer Olympics is a possibility.
2020-03-23 09:53:19 CNN
Canada won’t be sending teams to the Olympics this year. The Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) and Canadian Paralympic Committee (CPC) are also calling for the games to be postponed by one year.
2020-03-23 09:41:41 BBC
The coronavirus outbreak in New York will get worse, with damage accelerated by shortages of key medical supplies, the city’s mayor has said.
2020-03-23 09:41:41 BBC
New York’s mayor issues a stark warning as the state struggles to slow the spread of coronavirus.
2020-03-23 09:31:00 CNN
Mayor Muriel Bowser announced Sunday that she is ordering the Washington, DC, National Guard to work with police to restrict pedestrian access to areas where crowds have been flocking to view the cherry blossoms, which are in peak bloom, according to a news release from the mayor’s office.
2020-03-23 09:11:00 BBC
Parents are being told to keep their children at home unless “absolutely necessary”, as schools across the UK close to most pupils.
2020-03-23 09:05:36 CNN
President Donald Trump approved California’s request for a disaster declaration Sunday, according to a White House news release.
2020-03-23 09:05:50 BBC
The government has announced the biggest intervention in private sector business since the Second World War to help fight the economic impact of coronavirus.
2020-03-23 08:55:20 BBC
Officials urge blood donors to stick to their appointments if they are well enough.
2020-03-23 08:39:52 BBC
Welsh firms are expected to suffer as almost all UK carmakers halt production to cope with the coronavirus crisis.
2020-03-23 08:43:17 CNN
Saudi Arabia has ordered a daily curfew between 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. local time beginning Monday, according to Saudi state-run SPA news.
2020-03-23 08:39:52 BBC
In Wales there are 120 factories employing about 18,000 people making parts for car companies.
2020-03-23 08:39:58 BBC
Most children should stay home from school this week, the Welsh Government has reminded parents.
2020-03-23 08:25:36 CNN
Pennsylvania’s largest city announced a stay-at-home order Sunday, prohibiting “all public and private gatherings of any number of people occurring outside a single household or living unit,” according to a press release from the Philadelphia mayor’s office.
2020-03-23 08:19:27 BBC
The coronavirus outbreak has left many people feeling trapped indoors - but tens of thousands of volunteers have offered to help them out.
2020-03-23 08:14:06 BBC
“If you choose to stay at home, you will save lives,” say those on the front line in the coronavirus crisis.
2020-03-23 08:14:12 BBC
Israel’s coronavirus patient 74, also known as Dani, posts about her experience on social media.
2020-03-23 07:08:07 BBC
At least 23 people have died in one of Bogotá’s largest jails after prisoners attempted to escape amid rising tensions over coronavirus.
2020-03-23 07:01:07 CNN
The White House approved a request by Washington Gov. Jay Inslee for a federal disaster declaration Sunday, Inslee said in a tweet Sunday.
2020-03-23 06:52:41 BBC
Hundreds of shoppers flocked to a Tesco as it opened early for NHS workers because of the coronavirus outbreak.
2020-03-23 06:52:41 BBC
Supermarkets have announced priority shopping so NHS staff have less competition for restocked shelves.
2020-03-23 06:45:57 CNN
The New Orleans Police Department created a special team of officers to investigate illegal gatherings, a tweet from the department said Sunday. The team will work with the city’s Safety and Permits D
2020-03-23 06:47:21 BBC
McDonald’s will close all 1,270 of its restaurants in the UK by the end of Monday, as fears over the spread of coronavirus escalate.
2020-03-23 06:42:13 BBC
Non-urgent planned operations in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly are to be postponed for at least three months, health bosses have said.
2020-03-23 06:35:44 CNN
President Donald Trump announced Sunday he has activated the National Guard in New York, California and Washington, the state’s hardest hit by the coronavirus outbreak.
2020-03-23 06:16:41 BBC
The hospital says a number of existing volunteers have stood down during the coronavirus outbreak.
2020-03-23 06:05:28 CNN
Delaware Gov. John Carney issued a statewide “stay-at-home” order that will go into effect at 8 a.m. Tuesday and will remain in effect until May 15 or until the “public health threat is eliminated.”
2020-03-23 05:27:55 CNN
The Cuban government announced a series of new measures to stem the spread of the coronavirus on the island, where 20 percent of the population is 60 or older.
2020-03-23 05:00:37 BBC
The country expands restrictions on social interaction as Chancellor Merkel goes into quarantine.
2020-03-23 05:02:43 CNN
The French Parliament adopted the state of emergency law Sunday night. The law gives a legal framework for the measures that have been put into place by the French government to mitigate the coronavirus crisis.
2020-03-23 04:55:31 BBC
All McDonalds restaurants across the UK and Ireland will close by 19:00 GMT on Monday 23 March.
2020-03-23 03:20:54 CNN
Gov. John Bel Edwards has issued an executive order closing all non-essential businesses in Louisiana on Sunday.
2020-03-23 03:05:38 CNN
Ohio has issued a statewide “stay at home” order due to the coronavirus pandemic, Gov. Mike DeWine announced at a press conference on Sunday.
2020-03-23 03:29:04 BBC
A total of 16,018 cases have been recorded in France, but the figure is widely believed to be an “underestimate”, Mr Salomon warned.
2020-03-23 04:27:21 CNN
Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez announced the temporary restriction of non- essential flights from Spain.The restrictions will be in place for 30 days and will not apply to residents of the European Union.
2020-03-23 00:54:04 CNN
Greece’s Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis has just announced in a televised statement a nationwide ban of non-essential movement to start Monday at 6 a.m. local time.
2020-03-23 00:49:00 CNN
The state of Florida has 300,000 N95 masks and will be receiving 2 million more this week, Florida Division of Emergency Management Director Jared Moskowitz said during a Sunday press conference.
2020-03-23 00:27:21 BBC
Everybody is avoiding non-essential contact, but you can exercise if you stay 2m away from others.
2020-03-23 00:21:03 CNN
A total of 4,826 healthcare workers in Italy have been infected by the novel coronavirus, according to the latest information Sunday from Italy’s National Health Institute (ISS). That means some 9% of those infected nationwide by Covid-19 are healthcare workers.
2020-03-22 23:50:52 BBC
Stores open early for medical staff after shift workers said they were struggling to buy supplies.
2020-03-22 23:43:34 CNN
President Trump says Ford, General Motors and Tesla were given a “go ahead” to make ventilators and other metal products “FAST.”
2020-03-22 23:13:26 BBC
Sport England chief executive Tim Hollingsworth says it is now “more important than ever” to stay active, while following the government’s guidance on social distancing.
2020-03-22 23:01:02 CNN
Nashville Mayor John Cooper issued at 14-day “safer at home” order Sunday.
2020-03-22 22:40:48 BBC
Authorities at parks, beaches and beauty spots urge tourists to stay away during the Covid-19 outbreak.
2020-03-22 22:30:50 CNN
Mayor Bill de Blasio described a dire situation in New York City this morning on CNN as hospital supplies needed to fight the coronavirus pandemic run low.
2020-03-22 22:04:13 BBC
The Dubai World Cup - one of the world’s richest horse races - is postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic.
2020-03-22 21:53:53 BBC
The forced closure of restaurants means people will be buying more food from supermarkets.
2020-03-22 21:33:18 BBC
The retailer’s parent company has already temporarily shut Primark shops elsewhere due to Covid-19.
2020-03-22 21:12:37 BBC
Rough sleepers, who are seen to be more at risk, need “urgent” help, the Greater Manchester mayor says.
2020-03-22 20:35:19 CNN
Unemployment in Israel surged to 16.5%, the country’s Employment Service said in a statement Sunday morning, up from around 4% before the coronavirus outbreak began.
2020-03-22 20:27:22 BBC
Religious communities take on the coronavirus lockdown by going virtual.
2020-03-22 19:24:17 CNN
Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez has been in meetings with health and security officials on Sunday morning, as Spaniards prepare for a possible extension of their country’s state of emergency.
2020-03-22 19:25:19 BBC
Gracie Stewart, 17, who has leukaemia, says each letter she gets gives her a “lovely bright moment”.
2020-03-22 19:04:17 BBC
Stephen Fry looks at the positives around self-isolation and managing stress.
2020-03-22 18:33:01 BBC
People have been invited to share prayers online with some services being streamed on social media.
2020-03-22 17:40:44 CNN
The number of coronavirus cases in Germany has increased by 1,948 in the past 24 hours to 18,610, according to the country’s agency for disease control, the Robert Koch Institute.
2020-03-22 17:47:08 CNN
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has warned that the country’s NHS risks becoming “overwhelmed” by the coronavirus outbreak and that the situation in Britain is just two or three weeks behind Italy.
2020-03-22 16:54:21 BBC
States that are home to Sydney and Melbourne are to shut non-essential services to fight virus.
China diverts all Beijing-bound international flights to other Chinese cities amid rising imported cases
2020-03-22 14:10:13 CNN
All international flights to Beijing will be diverted to other cities in China starting Monday, amid growing concerns over imported cases of novel coronavirus.
2020-03-22 12:30:29 CNN
Singapore announced on Sunday that it will close its borders to short-term visitors and travelers transiting though the the major aviation hub starting Monday.
2020-03-22 00:25:12 CNN
Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez issued an emergency order Saturday closing all hotels, motels and other lodging due to coronavirus. Exceptions are available for those housing essential personnel and those who have been displaced due to the virus, a press release from the mayor said.
2020-03-21 23:54:45 CNN
Gov. Andrew Cuomo said New York state is in need for medical gowns and is doing everything it can to fill that need.
2020-03-21 23:49:57 BBC
Hotel beds have been offered to rough sleepers in London to help protect them against coronavirus.
2020-03-21 23:13:50 BBC
NHS England’s Stephen Powis urges people to not shop selfishly so health workers can get what they need.
2020-03-21 22:52:48 BBC
British Retail Consortium CEO Helen Dickinson reassures buyers and asks them to shop responsibly.
2020-03-21 22:51:56 CNN
The United Kingdom government is urging shoppers to act responsibly amid panic buying sparked by the coronavirus outbreak.
2020-03-21 21:58:58 BBC
USA Track and Field calls for this summer’s Olympics in Tokyo to be delayed because of the ongoing coronavirus situation.
2020-03-21 21:51:18 CNN
Egypt announced the closure of all mosques for two weeks to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, according to the Ministry of Endowment on Saturday.
2020-03-21 20:59:33 BBC
A number of US states have ordered shutdowns with one in five Americans soon set to be under a “stay at home” order.
2020-03-21 20:34:22 CNN
The number of coronavirus-related deaths in Portugal doubled to 12 in the past 24 hours, the country’s Directorate-General for Health announced Saturday.There have also been a further 260 confirmed cases, taking the total to 1,280.
2020-03-21 20:08:59 CNN
All international flights to and from Pakistan will be suspended until April 4, according to an official statement Saturday.The measures are designed to combat the spread of coronavirus and will apply to passenger, charter and private flights, announced Moeed Yousuf, special assistant to the prime minister on national security.
2020-03-21 20:08:53 CNN
Spain has reported a further 324 coronavirus-related deaths in the past 24 hours, taking the total to 1,326, said the health ministry.There has been a 25% jump in the number of overall cases in Spain
2020-03-21 11:24:25 CNN
US President Donald Trump has repeatedly said he’s invoking the Defense Production Act to ramp up production, but he hasn’t wielded his federal powers yet as health officials voice alarm about potential shortages of lifesaving medical supplies like ventilators and protective gear for doctors on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic.
2020-03-21 10:30:39 BBC
North Korea has fired two projectiles into the sea, according to South Korea’s military.
2020-03-21 10:19:37 BBC
Palliative care doctors are urging people to have a conversation about what they would want if they, or their loved ones, became seriously unwell with coronavirus.
2020-03-21 08:49:55 BBC
The poems of hundreds of young people will still be celebrated after a 25-hour event in the West End had to be cancelled because of the coronavirus.
2020-03-21 07:49:52 CNN
An annual tradition for both Washingtonians and tourists are to see the cherry blossoms bloom every Spring.
2020-03-21 01:03:00 BBC
All venues with alcohol licences in Guernsey that do not serve food will be closed from 18:30 GMT, the States says.It follows a decision to close island schools due to delays in obtaining coronavirus test results from the UK.
2020-03-21 00:59:00 BBC
The state of New York has ordered staff at all “non-essential” businesses to remain at home as the number of coronavirus cases continues to rise.The move expands earlier restrictions and comes as California on the west coast said its nearly 40 million residents should “shelter in place”.The US has confirmed more than 14,000 cases of the coronavirus, including more than 7,000 in New York.
2020-03-21 01:06:52 CNN
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo would not say whether the US would use the military to get citizens home. “We’re going to use all the tools we can,” he said when asked by CNN.
2020-03-21 00:15:00 BBC
California has issued a “stay at home” order to residents as it tries to stem the march of the coronavirus across the most populous US state. Governor Gavin Newsom told Californians they should only leave their homes when necessary during the pandemic.He earlier estimated more than half of the 40 million people in his state would contract Covid-19 in just the next two months.
2020-03-21 00:01:00 BBC
UK Chancellor Rishi Sunak is to announce an employment and wage subsidy package to try to protect millions of jobs.Talks went on into the night with business groups and union leaders, who urged the government to help pay wages amid the coronavirus pandemic.
2020-03-22 00:15:00 BBC
The governor projects the virus will soon infect more than half of the 40 million people in his state.
2020-03-21 00:25:50 CNN
Top US infectious disease doctor Dr. Anthony Fauci, a member of the White House coronavirus task force, said he “strongly” supports the New York governor’s decision to mandate that 100% of non-essential workers stay home in the state.
2020-03-21 00:36:03 CNN
President Trump does not think a national lockdown order is needed as the US continues to deal with the coronavirus outbreak. Trump’s remarks Friday afternoon come after New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said 100% of non-essential workers should stay home.
2020-03-21 00:00:27 CNN
President Trump said at press conference today that the federal government has “temporarily waived all interest on federally held student loans” for 60 days due to the coronavirus outbreak.
2020-03-20 23:40:00 BBC
Merseyside Fire and Rescue is reminding people that in the event of a fire, you should still get out and stay out of your home and call 999, even if you are self-isolating.
2020-03-20 23:34:59 CNN
All workers in non-essential businesses across New York state are required to stay home, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo just announced.
2020-03-20 22:39:00 BBC
A total of 12 people have now tested positive for the coronavirus in Jersey.There have been 372 negative test results returned.The Government of Jersey said it was waiting on 38 test results.
2020-03-20 22:33:45 CNN
The Volkswagen Group will donate almost 200,000 respiratory masks for public health care in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, the company said in a statement Friday.
2020-03-20 22:33:42 CNN
The Trump administration is expected to announce details Friday on plans to halt non-essential travel on the US-Mexico border in an effort to limit travel amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, accord
2020-03-20 22:18:20 CNN
The State Department is suspending routine visa services at all embassies and consulates worldwide due to the coronavirus pandemic.
2020-03-20 22:18:17 CNN
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin announced on Friday that the Trump administration will move the tax filing deadline from April 15 to July 15.
2020-03-20 22:07:53 CNN
A northern Italian city has been hit so hard by coronavirus that it is now sending patients who need intensive care to other parts of the country, a doctor in the city of Bergamo told CNN Friday.
2020-03-20 21:47:33 CNN
Italy is “facing the most difficult moment” that history has ever put before it, the country’s Health Minister Roberto Speranza said Friday during an address in front of the FNOMCeO (National Federation of the order of doctors, surgeons and orthodontists) committee.
2020-03-20 17:53:22 CNN
Malaysia’s armed forces will be deployed to help police enforce the nationwide Movement Control Order starting Sunday.
2020-03-20 17:45:49 BBC
President Hassan Rouhani of Iran has praised doctors and nurses for their courage in fighting coronavirus which has killed 1,284 people and infected 18,407, in the world’s third-worst outbreak.
2020-03-20 17:33:15 CNN
Australian cricketer Shane Warne announced on Instagram that his gin distillery, SevenZeroEight, will temporarily halt gin production and start making hand sanitizer for hospitals in Western Australia.
2020-03-20 16:41:11 CNN
YouTube said on Friday it will reduce its streaming quality in the European Union and the United Kingdom to avert internet gridlock as thousands of people work from home.
2020-03-20 15:05:48 CNN
Thomas Bach, the president of the International Olympic Committee, said the organization is not considering canceling the quadrennial summer games in Tokyo due to the coronavirus.
2020-03-20 14:45:23 CNN
With cherry blossom season just kicking off in Japan, this would normally be a time where people flock to flower-viewing parties known as “hanami.” But as authorities discourage large public viewings
2020-03-20 14:20:16 CNN
Asian low-cost airline HK Express is temporarily suspending all flights scheduled for March 23 to April 30 due to the coronavirus outbreak.
2020-03-20 12:30:14 BBC
Matt Hancock pledged to rush protective personal equipment to frontline NHS staff following concern over shortages Letters are being sent to more than 65,000 retired doctors and nurses a
2020-03-20 13:16:11 CNN
British artist Gareth Fuller’s densely illustrated, topographic drawings analyze the phenomenology of a place.
2020-03-20 13:16:31 CNN
CNN’s Anderson Cooper and Dr. Sanjay Gupta. CNN CNN hosted a live town hall on the coronavirus, addressing facts, fears, and medical guidance. Here’s what was discussed: Vaccine trials: CNN medical an
2020-03-20 12:54:33 BBC
Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group has laid off almost all of its workforce except the support team, according to a Reuters report.
2020-03-20 12:31:59 CNN
Saudi Arabia will shut down all domestic flights and public transportation – including buses, taxis and trains – for 14 days as a precautionary measure to control the spread of coronavirus, the country’s state news agency SPA said on Friday.
2020-03-20 12:31:09 BBC
With Prime Minister Narendra Modi asking all citizens to stay home to avoid the spread of the coronavirus, India’s massive public transit systems are severely curtailing services.
2020-03-20 10:49:40 CNN
All 40 million residents in the state of California have been ordered to stay home to prevent the spread of coronavirus. The state is one of the worst affected in the US after Washington and New York. There are now 910 coronavirus cases in California, including 19 deaths.
2020-03-20 10:44:34 CNN
Bank of America announced Thursday it will allow customers experiencing financial hardship due to coronavirus to defer payments on mortgages and credit cards, among other measures.
2020-03-20 01:39:55 CNN
American Airlines is grounding nearly half of its fleet and canceling 55,000 flights next month, according to an internal message sent to employees obtained by CNN. The airline also expects “demand to fall even more before it gets better,” the message stated.
2020-03-20 01:24:42 The Guardian
Italy has overtaken China as the country with most coronavirus-related deaths, registering 3,405 dead, a rise of 427 on the day before.
2020-03-20 01:05:30 FT
US approves anti-malaria drug to treat Covid-19
2020-03-20 00:48:36 REUTERS
Egypt said on Thursday it would shut all cafes, shopping malls, sports clubs and nightclubs from 7 p.m. until 6 a.m. local time every night until March 31, strengthening measures introduced to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.
2020-03-21 00:13:00 BBC
New York City is releasing “vulnerable” prisoners, the mayor said on Wednesday, days after Los Angeles and Cleveland freed hundreds of inmates.
2020-03-19 23:18:31 CNN
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo attempted to assuage concerns this morning by saying “there is no quarantine plan for New York City” as it relates to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
2020-03-19 23:00:21 CNN
To alleviate some of the financial hardships New Yorkers are experiencing due to the spread of coronavirus, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced a 90-day mortgage relief for homeowners across the state.
2020-03-19 22:59:57 CNN
The average price of a gallon of gas has fallen below $2 in nearly a quarter of the country’s states, according to AAA.
2020-03-19 22:43:00 BBC
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption It is the first time in history that the exams have been cancelled Exams for Scottish school pupils will not take place this year, the education secretary ha
2020-03-19 22:36:00 BBC
Image copyright Cairngorm Mountain Image caption The scene at Cairngorm Mountain snowsports centre before it opened on Thursday morning Scotland’s five mountain snowsports centres are open but precaut
2020-03-19 22:49:06 CNN
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has ordered 75% of the state’s workforce to work from home.
2020-03-19 22:39:26 CNN
Germany’s Defense Ministry will mobilize its armed forces and call up army reserves to support the government’s efforts to cope with the coronavirus crisis, Defense Minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer said Thursday in Berlin.
2020-03-19 22:32:26 CNN
The Energy Department promised Thursday to support US oil producers facing “potentially catastrophic losses” by quickly purchasing 30 million barrels of crude.
2020-03-19 22:08:48 CNN
The Philippines will stop issuing visas to foreigners in a bid to stop the spread of the novel coronavirus.
2020-03-19 21:59:28 CNN
In an interview with CNN’s Poppy Harlow on Thursday, Hassett said that if everyone stays home for six months, “it is like a Great Depression.”
2020-03-19 21:43:33 CNN
Gulf Shores Mayor Robert Craft announced via video Thursday morning that the Gulf Shores beaches will close due to the coronavirus pandemic.
2020-03-19 21:38:36 CNN
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has loosened its guidelines to allow health care workers who have been exposed to COVID-19 to continue working as long as they wear a mask, according to CNN’s Dr. Sanjay Gupta.
2020-03-19 21:35:30 BBC
The University of Cambridge is facing calls for students to be able to retake their final year, after the coronavirus caused exams to be cancelled.
2020-03-19 21:15:23 BBC
Elite football in England suspended until at least 30 April
2020-03-19 21:14:00 BBC
Image caption The team at J&J Pharmacy hopes others will follow their lead A County Durham pharmacist is making his own anti-bacterial gel, after supplies ran out.Yashwanth Koorakula got the idea
2020-03-19 20:56:19 CNN
The British government currently has no plans to restrict travel in and out of London or to close down the capital’s underground tube service, Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s spokesman told reporters Thursday.
2020-03-19 20:43:04 CNN
The UK government has attempted to play down the prospect of an imminent lockdown in London, a day after Prime Minister Boris Johnson declined to rule out stricter measures for the city.
2020-03-19 20:42:23 BBC
DARTS: The Professional Darts Corporation announces the Players Championship double-headers and Unicorn Challenge Tour weekend planned during April have been postponed. FOOTBALL: Borussia Monchengladbach’s players and coaching staff accept pay cuts during the coronavirus crisis.
2020-03-19 20:31:00 CNN
Some in the nursing industry were left “confused” after President Trump appeared to walk back his decision to use the Defense Production Act to combat medical equipment shortages on Wednesday.
2020-03-19 20:19:46 CNN
German airline Lufthansa has announced drastic cutbacks in its flight operations, grounding 700 of its 763 planes.
2020-03-19 20:05:01 CNN
France has received 30 million protective face masks to help healthcare workers treat patients infected by the coronavirus, French Minister for Health Olivier Véran said Thursday.
2020-03-19 20:03:53 CNN
Officials in the Austrian province of Tyrol have ordered 279 communities to isolate themselves and go into quarantine as an extension of federal lockdown measures.
2020-03-19 20:03:15 CNN
While our abilities to go to work and participate in activities outside the home are under restriction, initial discomfort may quickly result in “cabin fever.” Cabin fever is not like a psychologic
2020-03-19 19:28:00 BBC
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2020-03-19 19:26:00 BBC
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2020-03-19 15:40:46 CNN
The United Arab Emirates is extending its travel ban to deny entry to residency visa holders, according to state news agency WAM.
2020-03-19 14:56:12 CNN
South Korea today announced an emergency economic aid package of $38.8 billion (50 trillion Korean won) for small businesses slammed by the coronavirus pandemic.
2020-03-19 14:20:53 CNN
Thailand will require health certificates for all incoming travelers, the country’s Civil Aviation Authority announced today.
2020-03-19 14:11:38 BBC
Religious leaders in Kenya have suspended worship in some churches and mosques after the country confirmed seven coronavirus cases.
2020-03-19 13:56:32 CNN
Starting tomorrow, Australia will no longer allow entry to non-Australian citizens or residents, unless they are direct family members of Australians, Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced today.
2020-03-19 13:02:23 BBC
African countries have been told to prepare for the worst by the head of the World Health Organization (WHO).
2020-03-19 10:40:11 BBC
South Korea, China and Singapore are among the Asian countries facing a second coronavirus wave, spurred by people importing it from outside.
2020-03-19 09:00:01 CNN
Colorado is the latest state to shut down elementary and secondary schools to combat the spread of coronavirus.
2020-03-19 06:55:46 BBC
Schools in the UK are to shut from Friday until further notice as a response to the coronavirus pandemic.
2020-03-19 06:39:40 CNN
Nearly one in every four Californians has been ordered to stay home to help curb the coronavirus spread.
US Customs and Border Protection will close Trusted Traveler program enrollment centers until at least May
2020-03-19 06:38:06 CNN
US Customs and Border Protection on Thursday will temporarily close enrollment centers for the Trusted Traveler Program, like Global Entry, until at least May.
2020-03-19 06:00:40 CNN
Israel has announced that it will immediately start barring all foreign nationals from entering the country, even if they have the ability to self-quarantine upon arrival.
2020-03-19 04:33:40 CNN
French citizens were urged to keep protective masks for health care workers and to support the strained health care system at a news conference on Wednesday.
2020-03-19 04:03:52 CNN
There are 12,094 cancelations worldwide today, according to Flight Aware.
2020-03-19 03:50:14 CNN
Jordanian Armed Forces announced on Wednesday that all of Jordan’s governorates will be completely sealed off at 7 a.m. local on Thursday (11 p.m. ET Wednesday), Jordan’s state-run News Agency (PETRA) reported.
2020-03-19 03:30:54 reuters
Germany on Wednesday expanded entry restrictions to include flights from Italy, Spain, Austria, France, Luxembourg, Denmark and Switzerland, the interior ministry said on Wednesday as authorities are racing to slow the spread of the coronavirus.
2020-03-19 03:16:01 BBC
BMW, Honda and Toyota join Vauxhall and Nissan in shutting plants as coronavirus spreads.
2020-03-19 02:36:23 CNN
The Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) and Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) released a joint statement outlining the upcoming tournaments and highlighted that both tours plan to pick back up starting June 8.
2020-03-19 01:53:09 CNN
“It’s really important that we be careful in the language we use,” Ryan said. “There are many different origins … the pandemic of influenza in 2009 originated in North America and we don’t call it the ‘North American flu,’ so it’s very important that we have the same approach when it comes to other viruses.”
2020-03-19 01:31:28 CNN
The United Kingdom’s Education Secretary has announced that all schools have been closed until further notice starting Friday.
2020-03-19 00:48:57 CNN
“Unfortunately the numbers of the contagion are not decreasing, they continue to be high. Soon we will not be able to give an answer to those who get sick,” the governor said.
2020-03-19 00:48:14 CNN
An airline industry source with knowledge of the directive being sent to air carriers told CNN that North American airlines will not be required to suspend all flights between the US and Canada. Some business, diplomatic, educational and family emergency travel will be allowed to continue.
2020-03-19 00:47:47 CNN
We think part of this may be that people heeded the early data coming out of China and coming out of South Korea of the elderly or those with preexisting medical conditions were a particular risk,” she continued. “It may have been that the millennial generation … there may be disproportional number of infections among that group and so even if it’s a rare occurrence it may be seen more frequently in that group
2020-03-19 00:41:54 CNN
The US is putting a temporary pause on refugee admissions in light of the coronavirus pandemic, according to two sources familiar with an administration call Wednesday morning with refugee organizations.
2020-03-19 00:37:00 CNN
“We believe that these recommendations will help surgeons, patients, and hospitals prioritize what is essential, while leaving the ultimate decision in the hands of state and local health officials and those clinicians who have direct responsibility to their patients,” Varna said.
2020-03-19 00:33:39 CNN
Vice President Mike Pence announced Wednesday that the Department of Health and Human Services is issuing a regulation to permit doctors to practice across state lines.
2020-03-19 00:33:11 CNN
President Trump said his administration will suspend foreclosures and evictions on homeowners at least until the end of next month.
2020-03-19 00:26:20 CNN
President Trump said Wednesday afternoon that he may hold a second press conference Wednesday or Thursday about “exciting” Food and Drug Administration developments, declining to specify what those developments are.
2020-03-19 00:01:04 CNN
Gov. Andrew Cuomo reiterated the virus should peak in 45 days and is again asking for up to 110,000 beds with current capacity of 53,000 beds.
2020-03-18 23:51:07 CNN
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced a new mandatory order for businesses that says they can have no more than 50 percent of workforce report for work outside the home. He is doing this by executive order.
2020-03-18 23:46:00 CNN
Gov. Andrew Cuomo said that more than 14,000 people have been tested for coronavirus in the state of New York.
2020-03-18 23:33:00 CNN
Speaking on the heels of President Trump’s announcement the US-Canadian border will be closed for tourism and recreation, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced new and significant economic measures in response to the COVID-19 outbreak.
2020-03-18 23:04:01 BBC
All pupils will be sent home at the end of the week as the Welsh Government responds to the coronavirus epidemic.
2020-03-18 23:12:01 CNN
The Brazilian government has partially closed its border with Venezuela today.
2020-03-18 23:05:01 CNN
All aerial and maritime connections between mainland Spain and its Canary and Balearic Islands will be suspended from 7 p.m. ET (midnight local) today to help curb the spread of COVID-19.
2020-03-18 22:50:01 CNN
Southern California’s Palm Springs has ordered residents to shelter-in-place and limit activities to those only essential to daily lives.
2020-03-18 21:50:01 CNN
The United Arab Emirates has temporarily banned all its citizens from traveling abroad during the coronavirus pandemic, state news agency WAM said.
2020-03-18 21:38:00 CNN
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said on NBC’s Today Show, “I think an honest conversation about shelter-in-place has to happen,” noting the decision “can only be made with the State of New York,” adding he will be speaking with the New York governor later today.
2020-03-18 21:45:01 CNN
“We will be, by mutual consent, temporarily closing our Northern Border with Canada to non-essential traffic. Trade will not be affected. Details to follow!” Trump wrote on Twitter.
2020-03-18 22:05:01 CNN
The Singaporean government has announced that all travelers entering the country will have to undergo a mandatory 14-day home quarantine starting Saturday.
2020-03-18 21:05:00 CNN
West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin told CNN this morning that he was worried as they were waiting for the state’s first case of coronavirus because he didn’t want people to be “lulled into a false sense of security.”
2020-03-18 20:37:00 CNN
United Kingdom Prime Minister Boris Johnson described the coronavirus outbreak as “a national emergency.”
Malaysia begins first day of restrictions, as officials warn “we have a small window” to contain virus
2020-03-18 17:00:25 CNN
These new measures, which are in effect until March 31, include prohibiting all Malaysian nationals from traveling abroad and all foreigners from entering the country.
2020-03-18 16:42:02 CNN
The Philippines has been placed under a “state of calamity” for six months due to the coronavirus pandemic, according to the state news agency, Philippines News Agency (PNA).
2020-03-18 16:09:59 CNN
Australia’s Prime Minister Scott Morrison declared a “human biosecurity emergency” today and announced new restrictions to halt the spread of the coronavirus.
2020-03-18 02:43:01 BBC
South Africa has recorded 23 new cases of coronavirus in one day, the highest increase of any 24-hour period since the country confirmed its first case.
2020-03-18 15:14:56 CNN
After months on the frontline of the coronavirus pandemic, Hong Kong increasingly looks like a model for how to handle it.
2020-03-18 15:08:06 BBC
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2020-03-18 14:24:00 CNN
As the coronavirus continues to spread across the US, states are taking emergency measures to combat the pandemic.
2020-03-18 14:44:49 CNN
Taiwan is banning most foreign nationals from entering the country in an effort to prevent the spread of coronavirus, announced the island’s Epidemic Central Command Center today.
2020-03-18 13:33:37 NY TIMES
At least 100 deaths in the United States have now been linked to the coronavirus, according to a New York Times database that is tracking and mapping every known case in the country as more people are tested. On Tuesday evening, West Virginia became the 50th state to report a case.
2020-03-18 13:22:45 CNN
Saudi Arabia has suspended all work in private sectors for 15 days as part of the country’s efforts to contain the coronavirus, state-run news agency SPA reported today.
2020-03-18 13:11:24 CNN
Sri Lanka has suspended all flights arriving into the country for two weeks, effective midnight today for two weeks, said Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa in a statement on Twitter.
2020-03-18 12:49:15 BBC
South Africa has recorded 23 new cases of coronavirus, the highest recorded in a day since the country confirmed its first case.
2020-03-18 12:41:28 CNN
The White House Office of Management and Budget submitted an emergency funding request to the US Congress tonight for an additional $45.8 billion in the face of a pandemic.
2020-03-18 12:35:24 BBC
The World Health Organization has called for South East Asia to scale up “aggressive measures” to combat the growing coronavirus outbreak.
2020-03-18 08:01:00 BBC
The streets of America’s largest city, New York, are empty as business grinds to a halt.
2020-03-18 09:23:00 BBC
PM Scott Morrison announces sweeping new measures, but stops short of declaring a full lockdown.
2020-03-18 09:50:00 CNN
The governor of Nevada is strongly advising as many residents as possible to stay home indefinitely to slow the spread of coronavirus.
2020-03-18 10:05:44 CNN
A US state heavily dependent on tourism dollars is making the extraordinary request for visitors to stay away due to the coronavirus.
2020-03-18 09:57:21 CNN
The air traffic control tower at Chicago Midway International Airport has temporarily closed after several technicians at the facility tested positive for coronavirus, the Federal Aviation Administration said Tuesday.
2020-03-18 09:55:06 CNN
Sonoma County joined nine other Northern California counties on Tuesday, ordering residents to shelter in place to prevent the spread of novel coronavirus, raising the total number of residents under the orders in the region to nearly 8 million.
2020-03-18 09:53:18 CNN
California public schools will likely remain closed for the remainder of the school year to prevent spread of novel coronavirus, Gov. Gavin Newsom said at a news conference Tuesday.
US and Canada preparing to issue joint statement suspending non-essential travel between the two countries
2020-03-18 09:51:00 CNN
The United States and Canada are preparing to issue a joint statement to suspend non-essential travel between the two countries in the next 24 to 48 hours, a Trump administration official tells CNN.
2020-03-18 07:25:00 CNN
United Nations Security Council meetings this week at the UN have been canceled, the Ambassador of China, who is the Security Council President, announced.
2020-03-18 06:41:01 BBC
“We’re looking at sending cheques to Americans immediately,” says treasury secretary unveiling a rescue package.
2020-03-18 05:41:32 CNN
The 2020 PGA Championship, the second “major” on the golf calendar, has been postponed, according to a statement from the PGA of America.
2020-03-18 04:08:53 NHK
2020-03-18 04:02:47 CNN
Spanish authorities have begun distributing more than one million surgical masks across the country. The Ministry of Health, in a statement, said an airplane carrying 500,000 masks arrived from Shanghai, China, on Tuesday.
2020-03-18 03:51:30 CNN
European leaders have decided to ban non-essential travel to the European Union for 30 days, President of the European Council Charles Michel announced today, saying it is a measure “to limit the spread of the virus globally”.
US Treasury secretary: “We have put a proposal on the table that would inject $1 trillion into the economy”
2020-03-18 03:13:39 CNN
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin confirms CNN reporting on a proposal to inject money into the US economy. “We have put a proposal on the table that would inject a trillion into the economy,” he said.
2020-03-18 02:53:02 CNN
New York City will have the ability to administer 5,000 tests per day by Thursday, Mayor Bill de Blasio said today. The city’s public health-care system is forming a private partnership that will allow the public care system to run these tests. The results will take one to two days.
2020-03-18 02:51:01 CNN
Italy announced 3,526 new cases of the novel coronavirus today, bringing the country’s total to 31,506, according to Angelo Borreli, chief of the Italian Civil Protection Department. There were also 345 more deaths recorded today, bringing the total number of coronavirus deaths in Italy to 2,503, Borrelli said.
2020-03-18 02:26:17 CNN
Marriott International, the world’s largest hotel chain, has started furloughing employees. All levels of Marriott employees could be furloughed — from housekeepers to general managers. There won’t be job cuts on the corporate level yet. The company has also begun shutting down some of its managed hotels.
2020-03-18 01:46:45 BBC
Rishi Sunak announces £330bn of help for companies as the economy goes through an “economic emergency”.
2020-03-18 01:43:36 BBC
The Prime Minister, Boris Johnson has said the government will do whatever it takes to support the UK economy in the face of the coronavirus outbreak.
2020-03-18 00:54:40 BBC
Euro 2020 has been postponed by one year until 2021 because of the coronavirus pandemic, says Uefa. The tournament, due to take place from 12 June-12 July this summer, will now run from 11 June to 11 July next year.
2020-03-17 23:31:59 CNN
Ride-share giant Uber announced Monday it is suspending its pool option in both the United States and Canada as concerns over the spread of novel coronavirus continue to rise.
2020-03-17 23:24:04 BBC
Brittany Ferries is to suspend all passenger services as a result of the coronavirus crisis. The company, which had already halted some crossings, said the last passenger sailing would leave Santander in Spain on Saturday, bound for Portsmouth.
2020-03-17 23:21:26 BBC
Japan’s Olympic minister says the country is still planning for a “complete” hosting of the Tokyo Olympics that will be held on time, with spectators in attendance.
2020-03-17 23:13:36 BBC
All non-urgent operations in England will be postponed from 15 April to free up 30,000 beds to help tackle coronavirus, NHS England has said.
2020-03-17 23:08:14 CNN
Nearly seven million people living in a wide swath of Northern California, including Silicon Valley, are currently under a “shelter in place order.”
2020-03-17 22:37:05 BBC
A London lock-down for a month could cost £10bn, reckons the Centre for Economics and Business Research.
2020-03-17 22:33:28 CNN
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said there are no plans to quarantine New York City, despite rumors and fears.
2020-03-17 22:30:57 BBC
Question Time, the BBC’s flagship political debate programme, will proceed without an audience during the coronavirus outbreak.
2020-03-17 22:20:26 BBC
Fashion and furniture chain Laura Ashley has become the latest business casualty of the coronavirus pandemic.
2020-03-17 22:11:39 BBC
Following the Government guidance, we have made the extremely difficult decision to postpone the Royal Bath & West Show. The Royal Bath & West Show will now take place on 31st July, 1st & 2nd August
2020-03-17 22:08:15 CNN
Hartsfield Jackson International Airport has temporarily closed the north and south domestic terminal checkpoints due to “declining demand,” according to airport spokesperson, Elise Durham.
2020-03-17 22:04:12 CNN
The Brooklyn, New York, district attorney’s office says it will stop prosecuting “low-level offenses that don’t jeopardize public safety.”
2020-03-17 21:57:50 BBC
Schools in NI should close immediately, an umbrella body for Catholic school principals has said.
2020-03-17 21:51:30 CNN
The European region is facing some “critical shortages” in medical supplies, Dr. Hans Henri Kluge, the World Health Organization’s regional director for Europe, said during a media briefing.
2020-03-17 20:52:26 CNN
British nationals are being advised against any non-essential travel globally for 30 days because of the coronavirus pandemic, British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab told the House of Commons Tuesday.
2020-03-17 20:37:57 CNN
Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan announced that the city will provide more than 6,000 families $800 in vouchers for any Safeway store in the state, according to a statement from the mayor’s office.
2020-03-17 20:00:22 CNN
Furniture dealer Ikea will close all 53 of its stores in Germany from Tuesday in order to protect employees and inhibit the spread of coronavirus, the company confirmed in a statement sent to CNN.
2020-03-17 19:51:01 CNN
Iran has confirmed 1,178 new cases of coronavirus, the biggest increase the country has seen over a 24-hour period.
2020-03-17 19:38:54 CNN
France officially entered lockdown at midday Tuesday local time (7 a.m. ET) as part of a number of measures announced by President Emmanuel Macron.
2020-03-17 19:26:59 CNN
Eight Nebraska residents who were passengers on the Grand Princess cruise ship returned back home Monday, according to a news release from the state’s department of health.
2020-03-17 19:13:30 CNN
Germany’s Robert Koch Institute (RKI), the national agency for disease control and prevention, has raised the risk of the coronavirus to public health to “high.”
2020-03-17 18:57:43 CNN
Airbus said Tuesday that it will “temporarily pause production and assembly activities” at sites in France and Spain for the next four days as part of efforts to contain Europe’s coronavirus outbreak.
2020-03-17 18:40:33 CNN
Malaysia announces first coronvirus death in a statement from the government’s Disasters Management Committee Tuesday.
2020-03-17 18:53:05 CNN
The government of Macao will ban all travelers from overseas countries from entering starting from midnight March 18.
2020-03-17 17:40:58 CNN
German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas urged German citizens to stay home today, after a dramatic leap in the country’s coronavirus cases. The German government is doing everything possible to repatriate thousands of Germans who are currently abroad, he said, and pleaded for citizens to not travel.
2020-03-17 16:06:44 CNN
New measures and restrictions will go into effect today in France, limiting people’s movements and activities as the country’s coronavirus cases continue to spike
2020-03-17 12:25:00 CNN
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said today that he “secured support” from G7 leaders to hold the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in their “complete form,” which would provide “proof that the world has contained coronavirus.”
2020-03-17 12:35:00 CNN
Top health care officials in the US warned today that the country doesn’t have enough stockpiled medical equipment like masks and gloves to deal with the coronavirus pandemic.
2020-03-17 12:18:00 CNN
India is banning all travelers from the European Union, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Switzerland, Turkey and the United Kingdom from midnight Wednesday local time, the Indian Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said.
2020-03-17 08:18:10 CNN
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz signed an executive order on Monday requiring the temporary closure of all restaurants and bars to dine-in customers to prevent further spread of the coronavirus.
2020-03-17 05:34:51 CNN
Children in China infected with novel coronavirus showed less severe symptoms than adults, though infants and toddlers were vulnerable to moderate and severe infection, according to a new study published online in the medical journal Pediatrics on Monday.
2020-03-17 04:48:00 CNN
Switzerland’s government banned all private and public events from midnight local time on Monday for more than a month, according to a statement from the Swiss Federal Council.
2020-03-17 03:31:33 CNN
On Monday, March 16, Russian government officials announced that foreign nationals and stateless people will be prohibited from entering the country from Wednesday, March 18, to Friday, May 1, to prevent further spread of the ongoing outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Diplomatic representatives, airplane crew members, and some other select categories of people will be exempt from the restriction.
2020-03-17 02:37:18 CNN
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the country will deny entry to people who are not Canadian citizens or permanent residents. “This measure will carve out some designated exceptions including for air crews, diplomats, immediate family members of Canadian citizens, and at this time, US citizens,” Trudeau said at a news conference in Ottawa.
2020-03-17 01:46:54 CNN
Beginning at midnight tonight, people who do not have Hungarian citizenship will not be allowed to enter the territory of Hungary, the country’s international communication office tells CNN.
2020-03-16 23:40:00 visitgreenland
Greenland have 1 case of COVID-19 at the moment and in a preemptive move on the 13th March the Danish Government closed off the borders to non-Danish citizens who do not have a recognized purpose for entering the Danish Realm including Greenland and the Faroe Islands.
2020-03-16 23:30:01 CNN
The European Commission will introduce temporary restrictions on non-essential travel to the EU, as part of its efforts to tackle and contain the ongoing spread of coronavirus across Europe, Commission President Ursula von der Leyen just announced.
2020-03-16 22:40:01 CNN
New Jersey residents are no longer allowed to travel from 8 p.m. ET to 5 a.m. ET, with the exception of essential travel, Gov. Phil Murphy announced today. This remains in effect for the foreseeable future.
2020-03-16 22:27:01 CNN
New York, New Jersey and Connecticut have announced a ban on gatherings of more than 50 people, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday on a call alongside Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont and New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy.
2020-03-16 11:48:00 White House
In an effort to shoot down rumors of imminent strict security measures in the US, circulating via text messages, the White House National Security Council put a statement on their official Twitter account.
2020-03-16 19:30:01 CNN
The United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has enhanced its emergency support to refugees in Iran following the coronavirus outbreak there, on Sunday.
2020-03-16 17:30:00 CNN
Russia will close its border with neighboring Belarus because of the coronavirus pandemic, Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin said Monday.
2020-03-16 08:24:00 CNN
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention published interim guidance Sunday recommending “that for the next 8 weeks, organizers (whether groups or individuals) cancel or postpone in-person events that consist of 50 people or more throughout the United States.”
2020-03-16 07:15:00 CNN
Lebanon has closed its airport, borders and ports for two weeks starting Sunday until March 29 at midnight to contain the spread of coronavirus in the country, Information Minister Manal Abdul Samad said in a press conference on Sunday in Beirut.
2020-03-16 04:01:00 CNN
South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa addressed the nation Sunday evening to announce “urgent and drastic measures” to combat the novel coronavirus pandemic in the country.
2020-03-16 03:47:00 CNN
Germany will initiate border controls at borders with France, Austria, Switzerland and Luxembourg, German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer announced at a Sunday press conference.
2020-03-16 02:07:00 CNN
Kenya’s government announced new travel restrictions Sunday after confirming two more cases of the novel coronavirus, bringing the country’s total cases to three.
2020-03-15 23:26:42 CNN
When asked if hundreds of thousands of Americans could die from coronavirus, Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious disease expert, said “it could happen, and it could be worse.”
2020-03-15 22:37:45 CNN
Singapore’s Ministry of Health announced they will implement stricter border measures for people traveling into the country, including imposing a 14-day mandatory self-quarantine for new visitors traveling from a bloc of East Asian countries, as well as Japan, Switzerland and the United Kingdom.
2020-03-15 22:12:25 CNN
Hong Kong has issued a “Red Outbound Travel Alert” on Ireland, United Kingdom and United States, urging its citizens to avoid all non-essential travel to these countries in response to the new cases of the novel coronavirus.
2020-03-15 21:51:52 CNN
The top infectious disease expert in the US did not rule out support a temporary national lockdown in an effort to curb the spread of coronavirus.
2020-03-15 21:12:00 CNN
The UK Foreign Office said Sunday that it was advising against “all but essential travel to the USA” in light of the travel restrictions placed by the US government on visitors from the UK.
2020-03-15 20:21:01 CNN
Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz escalated the country’s responses to the coronavirus pandemic on Sunday.
Kurz announced major restrictions on movement in public spaces, urging Austrians to self-isolate. He also banned gatherings completely and put further limits on who can enter the country.
2020-03-15 20:04:00 CNN
There are at least 2,885 cases of the novel coronavirus in the United States, according to the state and local health agencies, governments and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
2020-03-15 17:21:00 CNN
Italy has reported 2,547 new novel coronavirus cases and 252 deaths on Saturday, the highest number of deaths in a single day since the outbreak began.
Italy has now confirmed 21,157 cases, second highest in the world after China.
2020-03-15 17:14:00 CNN
Taiwan reported six new coronavirus cases today, raising the island’s total to 59.
2020-03-15 14:45:00 CNN
Schools and places of worship in Rwanda will close in a bid to “strengthen the country’s ability to mitigate the risk” of coronavirus, the Health Ministry announced on Saturday.
2020-03-15 12:43:00 CNN
As the coronavirus crisis hurts America’s retail industry many stores are shutting their doors or reducing their hours.
2020-03-15 12:24:00 CNN
All people arriving in Australia after midnight Monday local time will need to self-quarantine for 14 days, Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced today at a news conference.
2020-03-15 10:58:00 CNN
Starting today, the Metro Manila region of the Philippines is going under partial lockdown to contain the coronavirus outbreak.
2020-03-15 08:00:00 The New York Times
The White House physician says President Trump’s test came back negative, Israel turns to surveillance, and a cruise ship exposed to the virus is heading to France.