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Coronavirus live news: Auckland back in lockdown; Paris marathon cancelled as cases rise (source — 12/08/2020 13:41:38

France cancels marathon as cases pick up; WHO warns displacement of people in Beirut risks accelerating spread; four new cases in Auckland; Australia suffers deadliest dayNew Zealand begins mass testi...

New Zealand Records 100 Days Without Community Transmission Of Covid-19 (source — 09/08/2020 12:37:38

New Zealand has marked 100 days without a domestic transmission of the coronavirus, but leaders have warned against complacency as countries like Vietnam and Australia – which once had...

New Zealand records 100 days without domestic virus case but warns against complacency (source — 09/08/2020 11:28:43

New Zealand marked 100 days without a domestic transmission of the coronavirus on Sunday, but warned against complacency as countries like Vietnam and Australia which once had the virus under control ...

What Will Life Be Like After A Covid-19 Vaccine Arrives? (source — 09/08/2020 09:00:10

The coronavirus has uprooted life as we know it. Everything from our social gatherings to our daily errands has been completely changed and most of us are not too fond of the switch (to say the least)...

Coronavirus Vietnam: The mysterious resurgence of Covid-19 (source — 08/08/2020 07:06:31

A central Vietnamese city is back in lockdown as researchers search for the source of a new outbreak.

Facebook Axes Fake Accounts Claiming To Represent Black Support For Trump (source — 07/08/2020 16:01:52

Facebook has removed several accounts purporting to represent African American support for President Donald Trump, the company revealed Thursday.It also wiped out hundreds of fake accounts linked to t...

Trump Mispronounces Thailand As 'Thighland' In Latest Blunder (source — 07/08/2020 05:48:55

US president Donald Trump has made another embarrassing verbal blunder which sent Twitter alight.On Thursday, Trump spoke at a Whirlpool factory in Clyde, Ohio, where he griped abo...

Coronavirus live news: Germany tightens testing regime as daily cases rise above 1,000 (source — 06/08/2020 13:16:08

Germany reports over 1,000 new infections for first time since May; Philippines reports over 3,500 new casesTrump claims Covid-19 will ‘go away’Facebook removes Trump post for spreading false informat...

My Immigrant Parents Came To The US For A Better Life. Here's Why I May Want To Leave (source — 05/08/2020 08:00:13

More than 40 years ago, my father’s family fled the Vietnam War and came to America. He left behind his younger brother and my grandparents (they would take a separate journey), and settled in a...

Coronavirus live news: WHO says there may never be a 'silver bullet' vaccine for Covid-19 (source — 04/08/2020 04:26:52

Trump rejects national lockdown; Philippines reimposes restrictions on 27 million around capital; Vietnam in ‘decisive’ fight against coronavirus. Follow latest updatesTrump criticises lockdowns and f...

Helpful information

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.
  • Avoid touching your face - nose, mouth and eyes.
  • Clean and desinfect frequently touched surfaces and objects. You can use sanitizer gel for this. Buy here one.
  • Stay home when you are sick except to get medical care
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Use sanitizer gel if you haven’t got access to water.
Coronavirus symptoms
Common symptoms:
  • Respiratory symptoms
  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath
  • Breathing difficulties
In more severe cases:
  • Pneumonia
  • Severe acute respiratory syndrome
  • Kidney failure
  • Death