Tens of thousands of people in Australia protest in solidarity with Black Lives Matter demonstrators in the United States. Even though the Australian prime minister advised against attending the marches on Saturday for fear of new COVID-19 outbreaks, huge crowds turned out in multiple cities, calling for an end to systemic racism and Aboriginal deaths in police custody. #BlackLivesMatter #GeorgeFloyd
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Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.
Symptoms of coronavirus
The main symptoms of coronavirus are:
- a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
- a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
- shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)
Latest News about Covid-19
Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.