Australia ‘on the cusp’ of slowing coronavirus infection to point ‘the epidemic dies out’ | ABC News

Deputy Chief Medical Officer Paul Kelly says Australia’s slowing infection rate is promising, as deaths in Victoria, New South Wales and Tasmania take the national toll from coronavirus to 54. Read more here: https://ab.co/39YtkyI For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on iview: https://ab.co/2OB7Mk1 Subscribe to us … Read more Australia ‘on the cusp’ of slowing coronavirus infection to point ‘the epidemic dies out’ | ABC News

Coronavirus update: The latest COVID-19 news for Wednesday 8 April | ABC News

The United States has recorded the biggest daily total of deaths for any one country, according to one of the websites reporting daily death tolls in that country. In the past 24 hours, 1,900 people have died – a huge jump on the previous daily highest total. Australia has been successful so far in limiting … Read more Coronavirus update: The latest COVID-19 news for Wednesday 8 April | ABC News

Why some become seriously ill from Coronavirus – and others don’t

What happens to patients with coronavirus who end up in hospital – and those like the prime minister who need critical care? (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) Victoria Macdonald reports on how the virus affects the body and what kind of treatment is available once someone’s condition gets worse. ——- Watch more of our explainer series here – … Read more Why some become seriously ill from Coronavirus – and others don’t

At least 100 sailors on US aircraft carrier contract COVID-19

At least 100 sailors on board a United States aircraft carrier have tested positive for the new coronavirus. The captain of the Theodore Roosevelt told the Pentagon the virus is spreading “uncontrollably”. But Defense Secretary Mark Esper says it is not the right time to move the people from the ship. Al Jazeera’s Victoria Gatenby … Read more At least 100 sailors on US aircraft carrier contract COVID-19

Tracking the latest coronavirus data from Australia and around the world | ABC News

Nationally, 20 people have died — nine in NSW, four in Victoria, two in WA, two in Queensland, two in Tasmania and one in ACT. Health authorities have not released any national data on the severity of diagnosed cases in Australia. However, according to the World Health Organisation, global data to date suggest 80 per … Read more Tracking the latest coronavirus data from Australia and around the world | ABC News

Coronavirus update: The latest COVID-19 news for Sunday 29 March | ABC News

The number of coronavirus cases in Australia has passed 3,600 as tough quarantine measures for international travellers come into force. There are now a total of 3,640 confirmed cases, and 14 deaths from the virus. New South Wales remains, by far, the highest number of cases with a total of 1,617. There are concerns the … Read more Coronavirus update: The latest COVID-19 news for Sunday 29 March | ABC News

Coronavirus update: The latest COVID-19 news for Saturday 28 March | ABC News

Coronavirus update: the latest COVID-19 news for Saturday 28 March | ABC News Victoria records 111 new coronavirus cases as the government clamps down on travellers to slow spread of COVID-19. In this update: 0:08 Total of 3,291 confirmed cases and national figures across the state 1:33: Victoria’s Premier Daniel Andrews urge people to stay … Read more Coronavirus update: The latest COVID-19 news for Saturday 28 March | ABC News

Seychelles sets up protection for 30 percent of surrounding sea

Seychelles is setting up protection zones for marine life in its waters. This covers 30 percent of marine life and waters surrounding the 150 islands in the Indian Ocean. Al Jazeera’s Victoria Gatenby explains. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera – Check our … Read more Seychelles sets up protection for 30 percent of surrounding sea

Australia records four deaths from COVID-19 in one day, national toll now at 13 | ABC News

There’s been a fourth death from coronavirus today. This time a Perth man in his 70s died, bringing the national toll to 13. Earlier in the day, three men died in Victoria. All were in their 70s. 2,800 people have now been infected with the coronavirus across Australia. For more from ABC News, click here: … Read more Australia records four deaths from COVID-19 in one day, national toll now at 13 | ABC News

Thousands of Australians stranded on cruise ships with nowhere to dock | 7.30

Cruise ship and coronavirus are a massive problem for authorities. In WA, there are currently 2,700 people on two cruise ships off the coast, forcing the state government to turn Rottnest Island, which is usually a tourist haven, into a quarantine zone. Elsewhere around the world there are 3,000 Australians stranded on 25 cruise ships … Read more Thousands of Australians stranded on cruise ships with nowhere to dock | 7.30