There are five new cases of Covid-19 in managed isolation and one historical case. The Ministry of Health has just released its latest Covid-19 update. It says there are no new cases in the community to report since the last update on Friday. Five new cases have been recorded in
There are six new cases of Covid-19 in New Zealand, all in managed isolation. Ministry of Health officials have just provided today’s update. Of the six, two are from the US, three are from the UK and one is from South Africa. Four of the cases – the three from
Victoria’s streak of 61 days without a single case of Covid-19 in the community has come to an end. Three cases — two women in their 40s and a woman in her 70s — were reported to authorities in Melbourne on Wednesday afternoon, none of which are in hotel quarantine.
Can New Zealand go 10 days without a community case of Covid-19? The Ministry of Health is set to release latest numbers at 1pm. While New Zealand appears to be well on top of the virus, British PM Boris Johnson announced this morning that England would be returning to a
Amazon said that more than 19,816 of its frontline workers in the US have contracted Covid-19 since March. The number equates to 1.44% of its 1.37 million workers across Amazon and its subsidiary Whole Foods. Amazon had faced criticism from employees, unions and elected officials, who have accused the company
As hospitals in Bangladesh turn patients away, and frontline workers bear the brunt of rising case numbers, there are fears the densely populated South Asian country could become a new global hotspot. For years, Vernon Anthony Paul served in the Pakistan air force. He fought in the Bangladesh war of
(Reuters) – Global coronavirus cases surpassed 6 million on Saturday, according to a Reuters tally, as Latin America reported a grim milestone of 50,000 deaths from the disease. Countries such as Brazil, Chile and Mexico are struggling to stem the spread of the virus, which initially peaked in China in
The death of Trayvon Martin has thrown a spotlight on Florida’s controversial Stand Your Ground law, which grants individuals wide latitude to use deadly force if they feel seriously in danger. The provision is backed by America’s powerful gun lobby, but critics say it creates a Wild West legal environment