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Coronavirus Catch Up: Scientists Warn Virus Spreading 'Too Fast' To Lift Lockdown (source — 30/05/2020 11:42:44

Get the latest on coronavirus. Sign up to the Daily Brief for news, explainers, how-tos, opinion and more.Leading scientists advising the government on lockdown strategy have warned that the virus is ...

England Tests could include coronavirus replacements (source — 29/05/2020 21:05:04

Coronavirus replacements could be allowed in England's summer Test series with West Indies and Pakistan.

Covid-19: UAE's Indian volunteers rush to help Pakistani woman in emergency (source — 29/05/2020 20:56:11

Her husband, a truck driver, got stranded in Oman after the borders closed as a Covid precautionary measure.

Coronavirus: Pakistan to resume international flight operations (source — 29/05/2020 17:19:33

'Both national and foreign airlines shall be allowed to operate from all international airports'

Look beyond the numbers for the real human stories (source — 29/05/2020 07:23:22

ONE heart-breaking news that emerged from the Covid-19 pandemic was about a group of Bangladeshi workers who had to rely on their families in Dhaka to send them money.Placed under lockdown in their fl...

Virus misinformation fuels panic in Asia (source — 29/05/2020 07:18:19

HONG KONG: False alerts about a man shot dead at a coronavirus checkpoint, old footage of a supermarket stampede in reports of panic buying, and a 2015 video of a police raid on a brothel recirculated...

Coronavirus: 121 bodies repatriated to Pakistan on special flights (source — 28/05/2020 18:42:17

All the repatriated mortal remains were of the people died of non-Covid reasons.

Covid subs could allow cricket safe return but replacement rules should remain strict | Vic Marks (source — 28/05/2020 17:00:32

If a player contracts coronavirus he could be isolated and substituted as an extension of the concussion regulationsEngland’s Test series against West Indies and Pakistan look ever more likely to happ...

Boris Johnson Struggles To Explain Policy That Denies Migrants Welfare (source — 27/05/2020 19:49:17

Coronavirus has changed everything. Make sense of it all with the Waugh Zone, our evening politics briefing. Sign up now.Boris Johnson has questioned why some migrants cannot access any welfare suppor...

Fast fashion: Pakistan garment workers fight for rights amid Covid-19 crisis (source — 27/05/2020 08:15:21

Protesters demand wages at factory supplying global fashion brands, as coronavirus leads to layoffs in textile industryCoronavirus - latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coveragePolice in Karachi las...

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