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Morning brief: Coronavirus update for July 21, 2020

As of 7 am, July 21, 2020: World count: 14,608,517 cases, 8,201,516 recoveries, 608,420 deaths There are now 14,608,517 confirmed cases of Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest number of coronavirus cases, with 3,887,352 infections, followed by Brazil (2,102,559) and India (1,118,043). There have been 608,420...

Daily brief: Coronavirus update for May 30, 2020

As of 9 am, May 30, 2020: World count: 5,885,490 cases, 2,468,011 recoveries, 363,061 deaths There are now 5,885,490 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. There have been 363,061 deaths from the coronavirus across the globe since the pandemic began. The United States has the highest number of...

Morning brief: Covid-19 update for May 16, 2020

As of 8 am, May 16, 2020: Worldwide: 4,523,916 cases, 303,825 deaths, 1,609,475 recoveries There are now 4,523,916 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. There have been 303,825 deaths. The United States has the highest number of cases, with 1,468,777 infections, followed by Russia (262,843) and the United...

Morning brief: Covid-19 update for May 8, 2020

As of 8 am, May 8, 2020: World count: 3,784,085 cases, 264,679 deaths, 1,255,685 recoveries There are now 3,784,085 confirmed cases of Covid-19 worldwide. There have been 264,679 deaths. The United States has the highest number of cases, with 1,285,451 infections, followed by Spain (221,447) and Italy (215,858). ...

Morning brief: Covid-19 update for May 6, 2020

As of 8 am, May 6, 2020: World count: 3,618,325 cases, 253,381 deaths, 1,184,145 recoveries There are now 3,618,325 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. There have been 253,381 deaths. The United States has the highest number of cases, with 1,229,409 infections, followed by Spain (218,011) and Italy...

Morning brief: Covid-19 update for April 21, 2020

As of 9 am, April 21, 2020: World count There are now 2,468,733 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. The United States accounts has the highest number of cases, with 793,919 infections, followed by Spain (200,210) and Italy (181,228).  There have been 169,794 deaths worldwide, and 645,099 people worldwide...

Morning brief: Covid-19 update for April 16, 2020

As of 8 am, April 16, 2020: World count breaches 2 million There are now 2,047,731 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. The United States accounts for more than one quarter of those cases, with 639,415 infections, followed by Spain (180,659) and Italy (165,155).  There have been 133,354 deaths...

Morning brief: Covid-19 update for April 14, 2020

As of 8 am, April 14, 2020: World count approaches 2 million There are now 1,911,407  confirmed cases of the Covid-19 in 177 countries. The United States has the highest number of confirmed cases worldwide, with 581,974, followed by Spain (170,099) and Italy (159,516).  There have been 118,854...

French, Italians, Swiss told not to kiss on the cheek to prevent spread of Covid-19

In certain cultures, a kiss on the cheek is a time-honoured tradition for greeting one another. But with the spread of Covid-19, this is being put to an end, temporarily at least. Both France and Italy have issued advisories telling people to refrain from kissing...

France to ban systematic culling of male chicks

by Emmanuelle TRECOLLE France is to ban the hugely controversial but widespread poultry industry practice of systematically slaughtering male chicks from the end of 2021, Agriculture Minister Didier Guillaume said Tuesday. "The aim is to oblige firms... to do this by the end of 2021," Guillaume...