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Local Officials Rush Help To Stray Animals In Istanbul During Lockdown
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Local Officials Rush Help To Stray Animals In Istanbul During Lockdown

"We are now working with all our strength not to leave them alone," said a local official of Turkey's Istanbul who i...

Afghan Girls Making Face Masks To Encourage Fight Against COVID-19
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Afghan Girls Making Face Masks To Encourage Fight Against COVID-19

"The people of Afghanistan are more vulnerable than any other nations and COVID-19 has further added to our vulnerab...

Singapore Implements Stricter Measures To Curb COVID-19 Spread
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Singapore Implements Stricter Measures To Curb COVID-19 Spread

Singapore has implemented strict anti-pandemic measures, called Circuit Breaker, include closing most workplaces exc...

99-Year-Old War Veteran Raises Over 21M Pounds For Britain’s Frontline Health Workers
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99-Year-Old War Veteran Raises Over 21M Pounds For Britain’s Frontline...

"We could never imagine that sort of money and it's unbelievable that people could be so kind to give that sort of m...

World Bank Launches COVID-19 Emergency Programs In Over 100 Countries
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World Bank Launches COVID-19 Emergency Programs In Over 100 Countries

The World Bank Group will work to deploy as much as 160 billion U.S. dollars over the next 15 months, tailored to th...

Gates Foundation Pledges 150M More To Fight COVID-19
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Gates Foundation Pledges 150M More To Fight COVID-19

"We have a responsibility to meet this global crisis with global solidarity," said Gates Foundation co-chair Melinda...

New York State Extends Business Shutdown, School Closure To May 15
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New York State Extends Business Shutdown, School Closure To May 15

New York state has seen 223,691 COVID-19 cases and 14,832 deaths, as the country's total cases rose to 667,225 as of...

UN Chief Calls For Protecting Children Amid COVID-19 Pandemic
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UN Chief Calls For Protecting Children Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

"Children in countries with slow and expensive internet services are severely disadvantaged."

111 Africans In Guangzhou Test Positive For COVID-19
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111 Africans In Guangzhou Test Positive For COVID-19

A total of 4,553 African people in the metropolis had undergone nucleic acid testing since April 4.

Global COVID-19 Cases Surpass 2M: Johns Hopkins University
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Global COVID-19 Cases Surpass 2M: Johns Hopkins University

The fresh figure reached 2,019,320 with 119,483 deaths.

Argentina’s Capital Makes Mask-Wearing Compulsory On Public Transit
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Argentina’s Capital Makes Mask-Wearing Compulsory On Public Transit

In the city's San Telmo district, statues representing the beloved characters of Argentine cartoonist Quino includin...

UK PM Discharged From Hospital, ICU Cases In France Continue To Fall
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UK PM Discharged From Hospital, ICU Cases In France Continue To Fall

The following are the latest developments of the COVID-19 pandemic in European countries.

U.S. COVID-19 Deaths Top 20,000
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U.S. COVID-19 Deaths Top 20,000

A total of 20,071 people have died of the disease among 519,453 confirmed cases in the country as of 4 p.m. local ti...

China Offers Allowances To Over 400,000 Children In Need Amid Epidemic
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China Offers Allowances To Over 400,000 Children In Need Amid Epidemic

42,000 orphans and 190,000 unattended children in China have received financial aid and psychological assistance ami...

British PM Moved From Intensive Care After Continued Improvement
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British PM Moved From Intensive Care After Continued Improvement

A No. 10 spokesperson said the prime minister will receive close monitoring during the early phase of his recovery.

‘Shoot Them Dead’: Philippine President Duterte Warns COVID-19 Lockdown Violators
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‘Shoot Them Dead’: Philippine President Duterte Warns COVID-19 L...

The Philippines has recorded 96 coronavirus deaths and 2,311 confirmed cases, all but three in the past three weeks,...

Europe Coronavirus Updates: Deaths In Spain Exceed 10,000
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Europe Coronavirus Updates: Deaths In Spain Exceed 10,000

COVID-19 death toll close to 14,000 in Italy, total number of confirmed cases rises to 115,242.

India’s Resilience Is A Big Hope For 1.3 Billion People Against Coronavirus
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India’s Resilience Is A Big Hope For 1.3 Billion People Against Coronavirus

1311 positive cases of Coronavirus and 38 deaths till March 31st morning in India, remains a mysteriously low number...

Chorus Of Thanks Out Loud To Honour Medical Workers Fighting COVID-19
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Chorus Of Thanks Out Loud To Honour Medical Workers Fighting COVID-19

The public has hailed the medics fighting COVID-19 as heroes and expressed their gratitude through a variety of mean...

Domestic Flights Resumed In Hubei Province Except Wuhan
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Domestic Flights Resumed In Hubei Province Except Wuhan

Domestic flights have resumed operations in Hubei Province except for the Tianhe International Airport in Wuhan.

Trudeau Continues Self-Isolating After His Wife’s Recovery From COVID-19
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Trudeau Continues Self-Isolating After His Wife’s Recovery From COVID-19

Trudeau said he is "very happy" that his wife has recovered, but he will continue to self-isolate as he cannot rule ...

Trump Says He’s Considering Short-term Quarantine For New York, Other States
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Trump Says He’s Considering Short-term Quarantine For New York, Other ...

"We're thinking about certain things. Some people would like to see New York quarantined because it's a hotspot. ......

Coronavirus Claims Over 10,000 Lives In Italy
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Coronavirus Claims Over 10,000 Lives In Italy

The death toll on Saturday was 889, bringing the total to 10,023 fatalities since the pandemic first broke out in th...

China’s Wuhan Reports Zero Increase In COVID-19 Cases
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China’s Wuhan Reports Zero Increase In COVID-19 Cases

No new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) were reported Thursday in Wuhan, the former harde...

Can India, The Second Most Populous Nation Win The War Against COVID-19?
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Can India, The Second Most Populous Nation Win The War Against COVID-19?

Suspected cases and foreign travellers are being tracked, screened and sent to home-quarantine for 14 days initially.

Wuhan Prepares To Restore Operation Of Public Transportation
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Wuhan Prepares To Restore Operation Of Public Transportation

The public need to go through real-name registration for taking public transportation or taxis in Wuhan, capital of ...

Italy Reports 63,927 Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll At 6,077
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Italy Reports 63,927 Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll At 6,077

The coronavirus pandemic had claimed 6,077 lives in locked down Italy by Monday, with the cumulative number of confi...

Singapore Reports 1st Two COVID-19 Deaths, Philippines Records Biggest Daily Cases Increase
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Singapore Reports 1st Two COVID-19 Deaths, Philippines Records Biggest Daily...

-- Singapore reports its first two COVID-19 deaths -- Philippines sees 77 more COVID-19 cases, the biggest single...

California Governor Announces Statewide Stay-At-Home Order Over Rapid Spread Of COVID-19
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California Governor Announces Statewide Stay-At-Home Order Over Rapid Spread...

"Those that work in critical sectors should go to work. Grocery stores, pharmacies, banks and more will stay open," ...

Aussie Supermarkets Crackdown On “Panic-Buying” With Strict Purchase Limits
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Aussie Supermarkets Crackdown On “Panic-Buying” With Strict Purc...

As of Wednesday, purchases of most packaged items in store were limited to two per transaction, from any category, t...

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