World News

Thu 2 Apr 2020

China’s ‘fake’ virus numbers caused global crisis, says US

premium_icon China’s ‘fake’ virus numbers caused global crisis, says US

The US intelligence community has no doubts that China concealed the true extent of the coronavirus crisis, leading other nations to underestimate the danger.

USA COVID-19 infection rates ‘much higher than tests show’

premium_icon USA COVID-19 infection rates ‘much higher than tests show’

Doctors in the US and China have warned that coronavirus tests are not showing the true infection rates - which are probably much higher than official figures.

Third country reaches 100,000 cases

Third country reaches 100,000 cases

A third country has reached more than 100,000 confirmed cases of coronavirus, joining the United States and Italy in their scramble to contain the disease.

Wimbledon cancelled as UK deaths spike

Wimbledon cancelled as UK deaths spike

Wimbledon has become the latest major event to be axed as UK deaths soar and five health workers have tested positive to coronavirus in a remote region of Australia.

Australia to get virus ‘miracle drug’

Australia to get virus ‘miracle drug’

Health Minister Greg Hunt has announced he has struck a deal to get a “miracle drug” touted by President Trump into Australia.

Wed 1 Apr 2020

Which nations still have no cases?

Which nations still have no cases?

There are fewer and fewer countries that are reporting no coronavirus cases around the world as infections approach one million across the globe.

Fight stunner’s explicit workout snap

Fight stunner’s explicit workout snap

Paige VanZant sure knows how to make a splash on social media and she sent tongues wagging with a risque gym pic alongside her husband.

White House’s grim death prediction

White House’s grim death prediction

The White House predicts up to 240,000 people could die in the US, with Donald Trump telling Americans to prepare for a tough two weeks.

17 family members infected with COVID-19 at funeral

17 family members infected with COVID-19 at funeral

A mother has died and another relative is seriously ill after members of the same family became infected with coronavirus after attending a funeral.

Airlines charging tourists $12,000 to leave Australia

premium_icon Airlines charging tourists $12,000 to leave Australia

Camilla Dalla Chiesa says she is stranded in Sydney and is desperate to return home to Italy, even though the COVID-19 death toll is 11,591 and rising.

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