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India's PM seeks 'forgiveness' over virus lockdown
India's PM seeks 'forgiveness' over virus lockdown
India's prime minister has asked for his country's forgiveness after imposing a sweeping lockdown that he said had hurt ...
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Trump backs away from New York 'quarantine'
Trump backs away from New York 'quarantine'
US President Donald Trump has said quarantining New York "will not be necessary", after the state's governor said doing ...
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Lockdown, what lockdown? Sweden's unusual response
Lockdown, what lockdown? Sweden's unusual response
While swathes of Europe's population endure lockdown conditions in the face of the coronavirus outbreak, one country sta...
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Record number of Americans file for unemployment
Record number of Americans file for unemployment
The number of Americans filing for unemployment has surged to a record high as the economy goes into lockdown due to the...
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US charges Venezuelan president with drug crimes
US charges Venezuelan president with drug crimes
The US has charged Venezuela's President, Nicolás Maduro, and other senior officials in the country with drug trafficki...
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Fears virus spreading quickly in Italy's south
Fears virus spreading quickly in Italy's south
The Italian region hardest hit by coronavirus has seen a steep decline in the number of deaths and infections but worrie...
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Great Barrier Reef suffers another mass bleaching
Great Barrier Reef suffers another mass bleaching
Australia's Great Barrier Reef has suffered another mass bleaching event - the third in just five years. Warmer sea tempe...
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India's 1.3bn people to enter 'total lockdown'
India's 1.3bn people to enter 'total lockdown'
India is to impose a nationwide lockdown in an attempt to slow the spread of the coronavirus, Prime Minister Narendra Mo...
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NY governor says infection rate worse than feared
NY governor says infection rate worse than feared
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has pleaded for medical supplies, warning that Covid-19's peak in the state will be worse...
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Spain's coronavirus death toll jumps by 514
Spain's coronavirus death toll jumps by 514
The coronavirus death toll in Spain has jumped by 514 in a single day, as the situation in the country quickly worsens. O...
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Wuhan to ease lockdown as world battles virus
Wuhan to ease lockdown as world battles virus
The lockdown in Wuhan, the Chinese city where the global coronavirus outbreak began, will be partially lifted on 8 April...
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Car firms to convert factories to make ventilators
Car firms to convert factories to make ventilators
Car firms are answering calls from governments to help make more ventilators and face masks to help out during the coron...
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Italy's worst-hit region introduces stricter measures
Italy's worst-hit region introduces stricter measures
The Italian region of Lombardy has introduced stricter measures in a bid to tackle the spread of coronavirus. Under the ...
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Australia announces nationwide shutdown
Australia announces nationwide shutdown
Australia is shutting down non-essential services as coronavirus cases rise rapidly in the country. Pubs, clubs, gyms, ci...
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Earthquake rocks Croatia's capital
Earthquake rocks Croatia's capital
An earthquake has rocked Croatia's capital Zagreb, damaging buildings and leaving cars crushed by falling chunks of maso...
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Cigarette leads police to cold-case murder suspect
Cigarette leads police to cold-case murder suspect
DNA evidence from a discarded cigarette has led Florida police to arrest a man on suspicion of murdering a woman 35 year...
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US, Canada and Mexico restrict border traffic
US, Canada and Mexico restrict border traffic
The US has suspended all non-essential traffic across its borders with both Mexico and Canada as it battles to control t...
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Four men executed for Delhi bus rape and murder
Four men executed for Delhi bus rape and murder
Four Indian men convicted of the gang rape and murder of a student in Delhi in 2012 have been hanged. Akshay Thakur, Vin...
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Congolese music legend dies 'from coronavirus'
Congolese music legend dies 'from coronavirus'
Congolese music star Aurlus Mabélé has died in hospital in France's capital Paris, aged 67. Posts on social media from...
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Senators under fire over virus ‘insider trading’
Senators under fire over virus ‘insider trading’
Two US Republican Senators are facing calls to resign over allegations they used insider knowledge to sell shares before...
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