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Global coronavirus cases exceed 15 million

07 July, 2020 5:51 pm 5:51 pm

SYDNEY/LONDON (Reuters) – Global coronavirus infections surged past 15 million on Wednesday, according to a Reuters tally, with the pandemic gathering pace even as countries remain divided in their response to the crisis. In the United States, which has the highest number of cases in the world with 3.91 million infections, President Donald Trump warned: … Read More


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Global warming trends highlight ‘enormous challenge’ of meeting...

07 July, 2020 9:20 am 9:20 am

GENEVA (Reuters) – Global temperatures will continue to warm over the next five years, and may even temporarily rise to more than 1.5 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) said on Thursday. That does not mean the world would be crossing the long-term warming threshold of 1.5C (2.7 Fahrenheit), which scientists … Read More


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Global coronavirus deaths top half a million

06 June, 2020 9:28 am 9:28 am

SYDNEY/BEIJING (Reuters) – The death toll from COVID-19 reached half a million people on Sunday, according to a Reuters tally, a grim milestone for the global pandemic that seems to be resurgent in some countries even as other regions are still grappling with the first wave. The respiratory illness caused by the new coronavirus has … Read More


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Global coronavirus cases approach 10 million

06 June, 2020 9:24 am 9:24 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – Global coronavirus cases neared 10 million on Sunday according to a Reuters tally, marking a major milestone in the spread of the respiratory disease that has so far killed almost half a million people in seven months. The figure is roughly double the number of severe influenza illnesses recorded annually, according to … Read More


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Global coronavirus cases top 9 million as outbreak surges in Brazil, India

06 June, 2020 8:52 am 8:52 am

(Reuters) – Global cases of the novel coronavirus surpassed 9 million on Monday, as Brazil and India grappled with a surge in infections, and the US, China and other hard-hit countries reported new outbreaks, according to a Reuters tally. The first case was reported in China in early January and it took until mid-May to … Read More


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Global coronavirus cases near 7 million as outbreak grows in Brazil, India

06 June, 2020 12:34 pm 12:34 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Global cases of the novel coronavirus neared 7 million on Saturday, as case numbers surge in Brazil and India, according to a Reuters tally. About 30% of those cases, or 2 million infections, are in the United States, though the fastest growing outbreak is in Latin America, which now accounts for roughly … Read More


Global coronavirus cases surpass 3.5 million amid underreporting fears

05 May, 2020 6:17 pm 6:17 pm

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Global coronavirus cases surpassed 3.5 million on Monday and deaths neared a quarter of a million, according to a Reuters tally, concerning experts who fear substantial underreporting even as the rate of fatalities and new cases slows. North America and European countries, where growth rates are easing, still accounted for most of … Read More


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Global coronavirus cases pass 3 million, US cases near one million

04 April, 2020 11:48 pm 11:48 pm

BEIJING (Reuters) – Global confirmed coronavirus cases surpassed 3 million on Monday, as the United States neared 1 million cases, according to a Reuters tally. It comes as many countries are taking steps to ease lockdown measures that have brought the world to a standstill over the past eight weeks. The first 41 cases were … Read More


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Global coronavirus death toll hits 200,000

04 April, 2020 8:21 am 8:21 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Global deaths linked to the coronavirus passed 200,000 on Saturday, while confirmed cases of the virus are expected to hit 3 million in coming days, according to a Reuters tally. More than half of the fatalities have been reported by the United States, Spain and Italy. The first death linked to the … Read More


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Global coronavirus death toll crosses 160,000

04 April, 2020 2:54 pm 2:54 pm

WASHINGTON (92 News) – COVID-19 has infected more than 2.3 million people and killed at least 160,000 worldwide, according to Johns Hopkins University. Japan’s reported coronavirus cases have surpassed 10,000 as medical workers warn the country’s health system isn’t prepared for what might come. Protesters are gathering in several US states to oppose stay-at-home orders. … Read More


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Global death toll from coronavirus crosses 128,000

04 April, 2020 6:32 pm 6:32 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – More than 1.97 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally and 128,445 have died, according to a Reuters tally as of April 15. Infections have been reported in more than 210 countries and territories since the first cases were identified in China in December 2019. The … Read More


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Trump cuts WHO funding over coronavirus, global death toll mounts

04 April, 2020 9:50 am 9:50 am

WASHINGTON/UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump halted funding to the World Health Organization (WHO) over its handling of the coronavirus pandemic, drawing condemnation from infectious disease experts as the global death toll continued to mount. Trump, who has reacted angrily to criticism of his administration’s response to the worst epidemic in a century, … Read More


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Global coronavirus cases near two million, deaths jump to 121,778

04 April, 2020 12:22 pm 12:22 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – More than 1.93 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally and 121,778 have died by Tuesday. AMERICAS * Total confirmed cases rose to more than 587,173, with deaths exceeding 23,644 in the United States, according to a Reuters tally. * Ten US governors banded together in … Read More


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Global coronavirus death toll hits 105,722, cases over 1.7 million

04 April, 2020 9:18 am 9:18 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – The number of deaths linked to the novel coronavirus reached 100,000 on Saturday, as the tally of cases passed 1.7 million, according to a Reuters tally. As many as 390,598 people have recovered so far. The first death came in the central Chinese city of Wuhan on Jan. 9. It took 83 … Read More


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COVID-19 outbreak: Global death toll reaches 95,722

04 April, 2020 10:34 am 10:34 am

WASHINGTON (92 News) – The global death toll from coronavirus has reached 95,722 as of Friday morning. There have been 1,603,719 confirmed cases around the world after the highly contagious disease was first reported in China in December last, UNB reported citing worldometer.info, a website that provides real-time updates. Of those infected, 1,151, 342 are … Read More