Four new UK coronavirus cases among cruise ship evacuees | ITV News

Four more people in the UK have been diagnosed with coronavirus, bringing the total to 13. The new cases are among the 32 evacuees from the Diamond Princess – a cruise ship on board which more than 600 developed Covid-19. • Subscribe to ITV News on YouTube: http://bit.ly/2lOHmNj • Get breaking news and more stories … Read more Four new UK coronavirus cases among cruise ship evacuees | ITV News

Italian towns In COVID-19 lockdown

Around a dozen towns in Italy are in lockdown as the country races to contain the biggest outbreak of coronavirus in Europe after a surge in cases. Authorities in the northern regions of Lombardy and Veneto have ordered schools and universities to close for at least a week, while museums and cinemas have been shut … Read more Italian towns In COVID-19 lockdown

Italy hit by largest coronavirus outbreak outside Asia

Giuseppe Conte says cases of the the Covid-19 virus in Italy have risen dramatically in the past two days. The prime minister told a press conference Italy would not try to suspend the Schengen treaty as such a measure would be disproportionate. Schools in Milan will be closed, however, and people will not be allowed … Read more Italy hit by largest coronavirus outbreak outside Asia

Nurses and paramedics issued Covid-19 test kits

The NHS has started testing suspected coronavirus patients in their own homes. NHS staff, including nurses and paramedics, have been issued with home testing kits to stop people travelling with the infection to limit the spread of COVID-19. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews Like us on … Read more Nurses and paramedics issued Covid-19 test kits

Coronavirus: the symptoms, the risks and how to avoid being infected

With the COVID-19 Coronavirus death toll in China now at more than 2,200 and with over 1000 cases and eight deaths outside of China, how worried should you be? (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) And after weeks of scientists working around the clock to understand the virus – what should you actually do to prevent it? We’re going … Read more Coronavirus: the symptoms, the risks and how to avoid being infected

Chinese high school students can return to Australia under strict travel ban exemptions | ABC News

Health Minister Greg Hunt has announced the coronavirus, COVID-19, has been contained in Australia with no new diagnoses in the general population within the last week. Mr Hunt also announced a strict exemption for high school students in year 11 and 12 from mainland China, excluding from Hubei, who will be considered for entrance to … Read more Chinese high school students can return to Australia under strict travel ban exemptions | ABC News

Australian researchers one step closer to coronavirus vaccine | ABC News

A team of researchers from the University of Queensland is one step closer to developing a vaccine for coronavirus COVID-19. Professor Paul Young says they’ve been able to create their first vaccine candidate in the laboratory. Image: AP/NIAID-RML; ABC News For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content … Read more Australian researchers one step closer to coronavirus vaccine | ABC News

World Health Organisation warns COVID-19 could spread even further

WHO says that the opportunity to contain COVID-19 is narrowing as the virus continues to spread around the globe. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/skynews Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/skynews For more content go to http://news.sky.com and download our apps: Apple: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/sky-news/id316391924?mt=8 … Read more World Health Organisation warns COVID-19 could spread even further

Coronavirus: ‘window of opportunity narrowing’ says WHO director

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, head of the World Health Organization, has expressed concerned over a ‘narrowing window of opportunity’ to tackle Covid-19 and has urged the international community not to squander it With four new cases in Iran, concern has increased about the epidemic spreading across the Middle East, plus the sharp devaluation of the Iranian … Read more Coronavirus: ‘window of opportunity narrowing’ says WHO director