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Morning brief: Coronavirus update for June 24, 2020

As of 8 am, June 24, 2020: World count: 9,178,773 cases, 4,595,846 recoveries, 474,513 deaths There are now 9,178,773 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest number of coronavirus cases, with 2,387,161 infections, followed by Brazil (1,145,906) and Russia (599,705).  There have been 470,665...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for June 20, 2020

As of 8 am, June 20, 2020: World count: 8,628,403 cases, 4,223,909 recoveries, 458,676 deaths There are now 8,628,40 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest number of coronavirus cases, with 2,262,527 infections, followed by Brazil (1,038,568) and Russia (569,063).  There have been 458,676...

Cheap life-saving Covid-19 drug discovered by Oxford scientists

Researchers at the University of Oxford have discovered a life-saving drug for Covid-19 patients in critical condition. While scientists around the world are rallying to come up with a Covid-19 vaccine, a breakthrough has been made in the area of death-preventing medicine. According to a...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for June 17, 2020

As of 8 am, June 17, 2020: World count: 8,139,560 cases, 3,933,006 recoveries, 440,342 deaths There are now 8,139,56 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest number of coronavirus cases, with 2,176,765 infections, followed by Brazil (928,834) and Russia (545,458).  There have been 440,342...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for June 9, 2020

As of 8 am, June 9, 2020: World count: 7,062,464 cases, 3,165,118 recoveries, 403,921 deaths There are now 7,062,464 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest number of coronavirus cases, with 1,977,695 infections, followed by Brazil (710,887) and Russia (476,658).  There have been 403,921...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for June 6, 2020

As of 5 am, June 6, 2020: World count: 6,699,358 cases, 2,904,828 recoveries, 393,205 deaths There are now 6,699,358 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. There have been 393,205 deaths from the coronavirus all over the globe since the pandemic began. The United States has the highest number...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for June 1, 2020

As of 8 am, June 1, 2020: World wide cases surpass 6 million World count: 6,112,902 cases, 2,597,111 recoveries, 370,416 deaths There are now 6,112,902 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. There have been 370,416 deaths since the pandemic began. The United States has the highest number of coronavirus...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for May 29, 2020

As of 9 am, May 29, 2020: World count: 5,763,122 cases, 2,389,735 recoveries, 358,235 deaths There are now 5,763,122 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. There have been 358,235 deaths from the coronavirus worldwide since the pandemic began. The United States has the highest number of coronavirus cases,...

UK to introduce 14-day quarantine for international arrivals

By Phil HAZLEWOOD Travellers arriving in Britain will face 14 days in quarantine from next month to prevent a second coronavirus outbreak, the government announced on Friday, warning that anyone breaking the rules faced a fine or prosecution. The new rules will apply to all international...

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

As of 8 am, May 19, 2020: Worldwide: 4,758,937 cases, 316,277 deaths, 1,754,891 recoveries There are now 4,758,937 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. There have been 316,277 deaths. The United States has the highest number of cases, with 1,535,336 infections, followed by Russia (290,678) and Brazil (254,220). ...