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By admin On Sunday, March 29th, 2020
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Singapore NULLIFIES man’s passport for violating self-quarantine order amid Covid-19 outbreak

A man in Singapore has been stripped of his ability to leave the country, after the government canceled his passport as punishment for allegedly breaching a stay-at-home notice. The country has seen three Covid-19-related More...

By admin On Sunday, March 29th, 2020
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Italian PM Conte Implements New Measures to Support Economy Amid COVID-19 Crisis

Italy has been hit hardest in Europe by the coronavirus pandemic. The death toll in the southern European country has exceeded 10,000, as local authorities confirmed 889 new deaths from the disease over the past More...

By admin On Saturday, March 28th, 2020
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Do or Die: There’s Only One Way for the EU to Avoid Breakup Amid COVID-19 Recession

Twelve years after the 2008 global economic crisis the future of the European bloc is in question again as the COVID-19 pandemic has exposed deep internal divisions at a time when a common solution is needed, economic More...

By admin On Saturday, March 28th, 2020
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Iran urges US to release Iranian scientist amid coronavirus pandemic

Iran urges US to release Iranian scientist amid coronavirus pandemic Sirous Asgari was cleared of charges last year but has remained in custody of US immigration authorities MEE staff Fri, 03/27/2020 More...

By admin On Saturday, March 28th, 2020
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‘Why did we vote?’ French election officials sick a week after controversial ballot held amid Covid-19

Holding a nationwide election during an epidemic may not seem like the wisest move, but France went along with it. Fast forward a week, and some people who made the voting possible report they have contracted the More...

By admin On Saturday, March 28th, 2020
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US puts NEW sanctions on Iran, despite calls for relief amid massive coronavirus outbreak

The US Treasury Department has slapped fresh sanctions on Iran, accusing several Iranian firms of aiding terrorism. Meanwhile, Tehran and the UN have called for the easing of sanctions amid the Covid-19 pandemic. The More...

By admin On Friday, March 27th, 2020
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Hotels challenged to offer sanctuary to domestic abuse victims amid coronavirus crisis

Labour MPs Jess Phillips and Carolyn Harris and 33 women’s rights organisations have written to major hotel chains asking them to offer their beds to women fleeing domestic abusers who would otherwise be trapped More...

By admin On Friday, March 27th, 2020
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Ireland’s ICUs could reach capacity in ‘days,’ PM warns as ‘temporary morgues’ planned amid Covid-19 crisis

Intensive care units across Ireland could be at full capacity “within a few days,” Irish PM Leo Varadkar has warned as the country begins to see significant upticks in the number of confirmed Covid-19 cases. Varadkar More...

By admin On Friday, March 27th, 2020
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China bars foreigners from entry amid Covid-19 pandemic – Foreign Ministry

Citing the “rapid spread of Covid-19 across the world,” China has decided to temporarily suspend entry to almost all foreign nationals holding valid visas or residence permits, the foreign ministry in Beijing More...

By admin On Thursday, March 26th, 2020
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‘You’ll Never Walk Alone’: UK hospital staff shows solidarity with colleagues battling Covid-19 amid protective kit shortages

As the UK government faces a barrage of accusations that they’re failing to provide enough protective equipment and testing during the coronavirus pandemic, NHS staff in one hospital showed their comradery. After More...