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Religious center in Delhi becomes India’s latest virus hotspot

This post was originally published on this siteA large religious gathering in India’s capital New Delhi has emerged as one of the country’s 10 coronavirus hotspots, with at least six

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PAHO: Act now to slow virus or face damning effect

This post was originally published on this siteDIRECTOR of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) Dr Carissa Etienne, while warning that the COVID-19 pandemic in the Americas “is going

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Virus shock to New Zealand’s economy will be ‘quantum greater’ than GFC

This post was originally published on this siteNew Zealand’s finance minister has warned the nation is facing an economic shock “a quantum greater” than that of the 2008 global

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Airlines ask gov’t for life line as virus leads them to bankruptcy

This post was originally published on this siteFacing an ‘existential threat,’ airlines ask the government to give them access to emergency credit lines. Ralf Rivas. Published 11:46

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Japan’s business mood hits seven-year low as virus revives deflation specter

This post was originally published on this siteTOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s business confidence soured to levels not seen since 2013, a closely watched survey showed, as the coronavirus

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Ethiopia Becomes First African Nation to Delay Vote on Virus

This post was originally published on this siteDelays to the delivery of equipment and the amount of work that would need to be completed amid virus restrictions mean Africa’s second-most

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Nearly 60 have virus at Southern California nursing home

This post was originally published on this siteLOS ANGELES (AP) — Nearly 60 patients and staff members of a Southern California nursing home have tested positive for the coronavirus and two

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Health experts call virus pandemic a window into future climate threats

This post was originally published on this siteLONDON, March 31 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – The coronavirus pandemic is a preview of the types of global health threats that will emerge

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Today’s coronavirus update: US deaths pass China, virus could travel 27 feet

This post was originally published on this siteThe virus could travel 27 feet, and stay in air for hours, according to an MIT researcher, who suggests social-distancing guidelines to stay 6 feet

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Batons, bullying and handcuffs mar Africa’s virus shutdowns

This post was originally published on this siteJohannesburg (AFP). Soldiers tower over youngsters in South Africa’s Soweto township, forcing them to do push-ups and roll on the floor

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