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South American coronavirus fatalities on the rise (source — 30/05/2020 11:29:20

Chile has recorded over 90,000 coronavirus case, surpassing the number of official infections in China while Brazil has recorded more than 465,000 cases making it the second-largest outbreak in the wo...

Twelve migrants test positive for coronavirus at Mexican government shelter (source — 30/05/2020 10:32:27

CIUDAD JUAREZ: Twelve migrants have tested positive for coronavirus at a government-run shelter in the Mexican border city of Ciudad Juarez, the labor ministry said on Friday.The gritty industrial cit...

Global report: new clues about how coronavirus formed as US severs ties with WHO (source — 30/05/2020 08:39:21

Outbreak in US linked to Ozarks pool party; Brazil see news spike in deaths; Australian authorities test sewage water amid mystery of 30-year-old’s deathCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronav...

Global report: new clues about role of pangolins in Covid-19 as US severs ties with WHO (source — 30/05/2020 08:39:21

Experts worldwide condemn Trump’s actions; India sees worst daily rise in infections; surges in Russia and Brazil; Australia tests sewage waterCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus cover...

Brazil Covid-19 death toll hits 27,878, surpassing hard-hit Spain (source — 30/05/2020 04:38:14

RIO DE JANEIRO: Brazil on Friday reached 27,878 coronavirus deaths, official figures showed, surpassing the toll of hard-hit Spain and making it the country with the fifth-highest number of fatalities...

Coronavirus live news: deaths surge in Brazil and Russia as Trump says US is quitting WHO (source — 30/05/2020 02:35:30

President claims body has ‘failed to reform’; UK expert says country not ready to ease lockdown; Australia to relax rules on 1 June. All the developments liveTrump announces severing of ties with WHOC...

Bolsonaro’s Brazil becomes coronavirus hotspot (source — 29/05/2020 22:27:23

The Brazilian President is struggling to explain why his country is fast becoming one of the worst casualties of the virus. 

AP Top Stories May 28 P (source — 29/05/2020 21:22:27

Here's the latest for Thursday, May 28th: Violent protests leave destruction in Minneapolis; US jobless claims climb to 41 million; Cemetery in Sao Paulo, Brazil overwhelmed by COVID deaths; Baby rhin...

Russia reports record toll of new virus deaths (source — 29/05/2020 12:30:00

MOSCOW: Russia reported a record increase of 232 coronavirus deaths on Friday as Moscow authorities released mortality figures to dispel allegations they were being manipulated.Health officials report...

Virus tolls surge in Americas as Europe re-opens (source — 29/05/2020 11:30:35

WASHINGTON: The death toll from the coronavirus spiked again in the United States, and Latin America’s pandemic crisis deepened, as Europe’s re-opening from lockdown grew bolder by the day.Grim figure...

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How to prevent coronavirus disease and stop the spread of germs
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
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