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Arsenal’s Europa League clash ‘expected to go ahead’ despite Rapid Vienna player testing positive for coronavirus (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 19/10/2020 22:42:11

ARSENAL’S Europa League opener versus Rapid Vienna is expected to go ahead despite a coronavirus test inside the Austrian side’s squad. The club have confirmed an unnamed player’s di...

Norwegian skier Braathen upsets favorites in GS for 1st win (source — www.foxnews.com) 18/10/2020 17:33:26

Sitting in the leader box, Lucas Braathen buried his head in his hands as he watched each racer after him crossing the finish line at the season-opening men’s World Cup giant slalom Sunday. But the No...

Coronavirus live news: world sees record 400,000 new cases in a single day; Australian state of Victoria set to ease restrictions (source — www.theguardian.com) 18/10/2020 01:22:52

Case numbers grow in Europe as, Belgium and Austria’s foreign ministers test positive, and Angela Merkel asks Germans to stay home. In Australia, Daniel Andrews is expected to announce some easing of ...

Coronavirus live news: world sees record 400,000 new cases in a single day; Italy's PM to announce new measures (source — www.theguardian.com) 17/10/2020 20:04:01

Belgium and Austria’s foreign ministers test positive; UK adviser supports short ‘circuit breaker’ lockdown; Angela Merkel asks Germans to stay homeWales circuit breaker ‘to begin on 23 October’ Polic...

Simon Coveney 'not a close contact' of Austrian minister who has Covid-19 (source — www.independent.ie) 17/10/2020 19:09:23

FOREIGN Affairs Minister Simon Coveney has been told by the HSE that he is not considered a close contact of his Austrian counterpart who has tested positive for Covid-19.

Coronavirus live news: UK records 16,171 new cases; Italy's PM to announce new measures (source — www.theguardian.com) 17/10/2020 19:03:18

Belgium and Austria’s foreign ministers test positive; UK adviser supports short ‘circuit breaker’ lockdown; Angela Merkel asks Germans to stay homePolice disperse drinkers protesting against tier 2 r...

Austrian Foreign Minister tests positive for COVID-19 (source — www.dailytelegraph.com.au) 17/10/2020 15:25:28

Austrian Foreign Minister Alexander Schallenberg has tested positive for coronavirus, speculation holds he may have contracted the novel pathogen during a meeting with his European counterparts in Lux...

Coronavirus live news: Liverpool mayor's brother dies; Iran deaths exceed 30,000 (source — www.theguardian.com) 17/10/2020 15:01:59

UK adviser suggests short ‘circuit breaker’ lockdown; Angela Merkel asks Germans to stay home; Poland and Malaysia report record rise in casesPolice disperse drinkers protesting against tier 2 rules i...

Coronavirus live news: UK government adviser supports 'circuit breaker' lockdown; Iran deaths exceed 30,000 (source — www.theguardian.com) 17/10/2020 14:16:33

Angela Merkel asks Germans to stay home; Poland and Malaysia report record rise in cases; Austrian foreign minister tests positivePolice disperse drinkers protesting against tier 2 rules in LondonGrea...

Coronavirus live news: UK government adviser supports 'circuit breaker' lockdown; Angela Merkel urges Germans to stay home (source — www.theguardian.com) 17/10/2020 12:17:34

Austrian foreign minister tests positive; Russia records nearly 15,000 new cases; UK police arrest protesters in Soho, LondonCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverage 10.02am BST Ch...

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How to prevent coronavirus disease and stop the spread of germs
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue immediately in the trash.
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  • Stay home when you are sick except to get medical care
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