Coronavirus: Huge crowds as India lockdown prompts mass migration

Thousands of migrant workers packed into bus stations in a desperate attempt to get home after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a complete lockdown of the country on March 24 to curb the spread of coronavirus. #coronavirus #COVID-19 Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP … Read more Coronavirus: Huge crowds as India lockdown prompts mass migration

Hungary’s Orban handed open-ended powers to fight coronavirus, alarming rights groups

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban on March 30 secured the right to rule by decree after his Fidesz party passed a law in parliament granting him open-ended extra powers to fight the coronavirus outbreak. Story by Erin Ogunkeye. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN … Read more Hungary’s Orban handed open-ended powers to fight coronavirus, alarming rights groups

Medical experts discuss virus control and treatment

China’s top health officials have briefed the press in Wuhan on the latest developments in containing the COVID-19 pandemic. The National Health Commission minister said China was learning more about controlling COVID-19 every day. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): … Read more Medical experts discuss virus control and treatment

Supermarkets will open on Easter Sunday | nzherald.co.nz

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says supermarkets will be closed as usual on Good Friday but will be open on Easter Sunday. Full story: https://bit.ly/2Uut4TT Subscribe: https://goo.gl/LP45jX Check out our playlists: https://goo.gl/Swd249 Like NZ Herald on Facebook: https://goo.gl/tUC4oq Follow NZ Herald on Instagram: https://goo.gl/oLicXe Follow NZ Herald on Twitter: https://goo.gl/Wi6mbv

Hungary passes controversial coronavirus law – opposition say puts democracy in ‘quarantine’

Hungary’s Prime Minister has secured sweeping new powers giving his government the unlimited right to rule by decree during the coronavirus crisis. Opposition figures said it means Hungarian democracy is now in quarantine. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) Meanwhile, Spain has reported hundreds more deaths, but the World Health Organization chief has said there should start to be … Read more Hungary passes controversial coronavirus law – opposition say puts democracy in ‘quarantine’

Hungary’s PM Orban gets sweeping powers to tackle coronavirus

Hungary’s government has passed a law that grants nationalist prime minister Viktor Orban special powers to take extraordinary measures to tackle the coronavirus crisis, sparking concerns that it could lead to an ‘abuse of power’. The law passed on Monday indefinitely extends the state of emergency introduced on March 11, suspends Parliament and introduces jail … Read more Hungary’s PM Orban gets sweeping powers to tackle coronavirus

Coronavirus: Indian migrant workers sprayed with disinfectant amid mass exodus from cities

Concerns about the use of disinfectant via hose on migrant workers in India: Video footage shows Indian health workers spraying disinfectant on a group of migrant workers, amid fears that a large scale movement of people from cities to the countryside risks spreading the coronavirus widely. The prime minister, Narendra Modi, has ordered the country’s … Read more Coronavirus: Indian migrant workers sprayed with disinfectant amid mass exodus from cities

China says it will continue to help countries in need

Beijing has rejected a statement from a French government minister, who said that China – through its supply of medical equipment and workers – was using the pandemic as a means to win favor with the international community. The Foreign Ministry said China was playing its part in the global fight against the COVID-19. Subscribe … Read more China says it will continue to help countries in need

Coronavirus: Spain reports more than 800 new deaths – BBC News

Spain has reported 812 new deaths related to coronavirus in the past 24 hours. Authorities say 6,398 more people have been infected. The growth in coronavirus cases in hard-hit Spain appears to be slowing, the country’s foreign minister has told the BBC. Another 6,400 cases were confirmed on Monday, the lowest increase in new cases … Read more Coronavirus: Spain reports more than 800 new deaths – BBC News

Coronavirus: Understanding Spain’s Death-Toll Spike

On a day where Spain experienced a record number of deaths related to the new coronavirus, Bloomberg reporter Charlie Devereux reports from Madrid on how the country is coping. European governments have moved to tighten restrictions to contain the coronavirus outbreak amid an unrelenting rise in infections and deaths. Spain reported 812 coronavirus fatalities on … Read more Coronavirus: Understanding Spain’s Death-Toll Spike