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Coronavirus: US regulator approves 2 malaria drugs

A limited emergency-use authorization for two antimalarial drugs touted as game-changers by President Donald Trump has been issued by the…

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U.S. choir ravaged by coronavirus after continuing rehearsal

With the coronavirus quickly spreading in Washington state in early March, leaders of the Skagit Valley Chorale debated whether to…

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Netanyahu’s aide Paluch tests positive for coronavirus

Rivka Paluch, an aide to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has tested positive for coronavirus, officials said on Monday.

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Plane carrying coronavirus materials crashes, no survivors

A chartered medical evacuation flight on Sunday crashed during takeoff in Manila Philippines.

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U.S. will not pay for Harry, Meghan security, says Trump

Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, will bankroll their security costs, U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday. The British…

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Total lockdown in Moscow over Coronavirus

Moscow, Russia's capital is imposing a citywide quarantine starting March 30 until further notice for all residents regardless of their…

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Africa’s coronavirus cases explode, 6th minister positive

Vincent Dabilgou, Burkina Faso's Minister of Transport tested positive for coronavirus on Sunday, as cases exploded across Africa, reaching a…

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U.S. House Speaker roasts Trump for fiddling while coronavirus kills Americans

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi accused President Donald Trump of fiddling, while the coronavirus was killing Americans.

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Coronavirus: Sophie Trudeau, wife of Canadian PM says she receives ‘all clear’

Sophie Trudeau, wife of the Canadian Prime Minister said she has received the all clear from her doctor and the…

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Coronavirus: Death toll in Spain spikes again, doubles China’s

Spain reported fresh heart-breaking 546 new deaths, due to coronavirus on Sunday, taking its tally to 6,528.

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Breaking: Global coronavirus death toll hits over 30,000

The death toll from the coronavirus pandemic reached a new milestone overnight on Sunday with nearly 31,000 people dead worldwide.

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‘Things will get worse’:Johnson writes 30m Britons from isolation

Prime Minister Boris Johnson urged Britons to stay home and outlined stricter measures yet to come in the fight against…

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North Korea busy with missile tests as world faces coronavirus crisis

North Korea is busy testing a range of missiles, while the world faces a coronavirus crisis.This has infuriated South Korea.

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Trump changes mind about blockading New York

President Donald Trump said on Saturday that a quarantine of the New York area to curb the spread of the…

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Eating Garlic, hand dryer: WHO busts 15 coronavirus myths

Many myths exist about the deadly coronavirus causing havoc worldwide. The World Health Organisation on its website and Twitter shatters…

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UN donates 250,000 face masks to New York City

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has announced the donation of 250,000 protective face masks by the organisation to health workers…

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Italy loses over 10,000 to coronavirus

Italy has now lost over 10,000 people to the coronavirus pandemic, almost three times the deaths recorded by China, where…

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U.S. coronavirus crisis worsens, New York reports new 7,681 cases

The United States coronavirus crisis keeps aiming for the stratosphere as it reached new milestone of 112,560 on Saturday.

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UK Coronavirus deaths jump to 1,019

The UK coronavirus death toll on Saturday jumped to 1,019 after 260 people died in the last 24 hours.

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Coronavirus: Putin takes drastic action, dons hazmat suit

Russia's President Vladimir Putin got people on social media talking after he was captured in a hazmat suit and breathing…

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Turkey halts intercity trains as coronavirus cases surge

Turkey halted all intercity trains and limited domestic flights on Saturday as coronavirus cases jumped by a third in a…

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Trump to give minimum of $1,200 to poor Americans

President Donald Trump on Friday signed the $2.2 trillion (N827 trillion) financial stimulus package to cushion the economic impact of…

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Italy: Huge rise in coronavirus deaths, cases

By Reuters/NAN Italy recorded 919 deaths from coronavirus on Friday, the highest daily toll anywhere in the world, while the…

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Iran denies US former agent died there

Tehran said on Thursday that a former FBI agent who disappeared in Iran 13 years ago had left the country…

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U.S. $2.2trillion bill goes to Trump for signature

Only President Donald Trump's signature remains to activate a $2.2 trillion aid package to help American individuals and companies cope…

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S. Korea evacuates peacekeeping troops from S. Sudan

South Korean peacekeeping troops on Friday departed for home from South Sudan on a chartered flight, the defense ministry said,…

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Coronavirus infects Whitty UK’s chief medical officer

Britain's Chief Medical Officer Professor Chris Whitty said he has tested positive for the virus and is now self-isolating.

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Coronavirus: UK’s death toll spikes

The UK on Friday recorded its biggest coronavirus death toll, on a day Prime Minister Boris Johnson disclosed his shocking…

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Saudi Arabia confirms 92 new coronavirus cases

Saudi Arabia on Friday reported 92 new cases of coronavirus, increasing the tally of cases in the Kingdom to 1104.

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America lures medical professionals to U.S. fight coronavirus

The United States is luring medical medical professionals all over the world to come to help fight COVID-19 pandemic.

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