Coronavirus live updates: Quebec reports 95 more cases, one new death

Article content This post will be updated throughout the day on Wednesday, Aug. 12. Questions/comments: [email protected] Top updates Quebec reports 95 new cases, one more death Quebec buying 30,000 computers for remote learning Israeli jewelers crafting a $1.5-million mask ‘I don’t think anyone should be sending their kids back’: Ontario teachers fearful Ottawa giving $2.7 […]

Coronavirus updates: Dozens of fraternity members test positive for COVID-19, officials say

A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 673,000 people worldwide. Over 17.3 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new respiratory virus, according to data compiled by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University. The actual numbers are believed […]

Vietnam evacuates tourists as coronavirus returns: Live updates | Coronavirus pandemic News

Vietnam has ordered the evacuation of at least 80,000 tourists on Monday from the central city of Da Nang following the re-emergence of the coronavirus. The government said it needs four days to implement the evacuation.  Australia’s second-most populous state of Victoria reported on Monday six new deaths from the coronavirus and logged a record […]

Iran says not possible to shut economy: Coronavirus live updates | Coronavirus pandemic News

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said it was not possible to shut down the country’s economy despite the surge in coronavirus cases. India’s coronavirus cases surged past 800,000 with the biggest single-day spike of 27,114 cases, causing multiple states to impose lockdowns in high-risk areas. More than 12.5 million […]

Coronavirus live updates: Quebec reinstates daily updates of COVID-19 data

Article content continued See the full story here. 12:45 COVID hits close to home for Habs’ Carey Price Canadiens goalie Carey Price moved to Washington State when the NHL was shut down March 12, home of his wife’s family, Price told reporters during a conference call Thursday. The crisis hit close to home when the […]

Coronavirus pandemic worsening globally, WHO says: Live updates | News

The pandemic is getting worse globally with the number of infections expected to reach 10 million next week, WHO head Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has said. COVID-19 cases in the Gulf region have surpassed 400,000, according to Johns Hopkins University, as nations in the region start to lift restrictions. Coronavirus hospitalisations and caseloads have […]

live tennis updates from day one with Andy Murray among those in action

It’s the last week in June, the sun is out, you’re feeling a bit partial to some strawberries and you’re about to try and recall all the rules of tennis having not watched anything of the racquet sport for 50 weeks – yes it’s time for south west London to host Andy Murray and Co…. […]

Ex-Atlanta cop discipline files; Breonna Taylor officer fired: Updates

CLOSE Juneteenth celebrates the Emancipation Proclamation, but the Emancipation Proclamation didn’t apply to all states in the USA. The 13th Amendment brought an end to slavery. Wochit The Rev. Al Sharpton criticized President Donald Trump in a keynote address at a Juneteenth celebration in Tulsa, Oklahoma, where a white mob destroyed the “Black Wall Street” in […]

Airline industry headed for $84bn loss: Live coronavirus updates | News

The coronavirus crisis will lead the airline industry into record annual losses of $84bn as 2020 will be marked as the “worst year in the history of aviation”, the International Air Transport Association has predicted. Coronavirus might have been spreading in China as early as August 2019, according to a Harvard Medical School research. […]

Minnesota protest live updates: Trump speaks to Floyd’s family as cop charged

The death of George Floyd, a black man who was seen pinned down in a video by a white police officer and later died, has caused outrage in the city of Minneapolis. What started as mostly peaceful protests in the beginning of week had turned into chaos by Friday. City leaders have pleaded with the […]