Al Jazeera English headlinesCoronavirus: Which countries have confirmed cases?
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 18:33:48 GMT
More than 905,000 infections are confirmed in at least 180 countries and territories, including at least 45,000 deaths.
US rapidly approaching 200,000 coronavirus cases
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 18:28:38 GMT
At a briefing on Wednesday, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said his state has more than 83,000 cases of coronavirus.
Global coronavirus cases surpass 900,000: Live updates
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 18:28:08 GMT
UK, Spain, see highest daily deaths as Iran's total toll passes 3,000 in what's seen as worst crisis since WWII.
Lockdowns, closures: How is each US state handling coronavirus?
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 18:20:22 GMT
Some states are taking sweeping action, while others are taking a limited approach. Here's a breakdown state by state.
'Shoot them dead': Duterte warns against violating lockdown
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 18:17:00 GMT
Warning from Philippine president comes after slum dwellers stage protests over lack of food supplies.
How COVID-19 saved Netanyahu
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 18:16:45 GMT
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu owes his seat to a virus.
Coronavirus: Travel restrictions, border shutdowns by country
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 18:10:24 GMT
Countries around the world have taken drastic measures, including border closures, in an attempt to curb COVID-19.
Coronavirus pandemic: Which politicians and celebs are affected?
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 17:21:15 GMT
Top politicians, celebrities and sportspeople have been infected as governments take strict measures to curb the virus.
Iran warns US after Patriot missile deployment to Iraq
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 17:02:03 GMT
United States reportedly deploying Patriot missiles in Iraq to counter possible Iranian rocket attacks.
Afghanistan gov't, Taliban begin talks on prisoner swap
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 16:54:14 GMT
The two sides met on Tuesday and are scheduled to meet again on Wednesday for further talks.
Kenyan president apologises for police violence during curfew
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 16:29:18 GMT
Police accused of using heavy-handed tactics to enforce the dusk to dawn curfew since its introduction on Friday.
US doctors go online to reveal 'bold, loud' coronavirus truths
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 16:20:34 GMT
Healthcare workers turn to social media to raise awareness, lobby for more supplies and build support during pandemic.
Kenya to probe fatal police shooting of teenager
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 16:13:56 GMT
The 13-year-old boy was reportedly shot dead when police cracked down to enforce a curfew imposed over COVID-19 on Monday evening.
In the Footsteps of a Tunisian Hero
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 16:11:57 GMT
The personal search for the truth about legendary Tunisian resistance leader Lazhar Chraiti, conducted by his son.
COVID-19: Hate crimes against Asians on the rise in US
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 16:08:33 GMT
Some community leaders accuse President Donald Trump of fanning the flames of prejudice.
France's coronavirus-related deaths surge
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 16:08:24 GMT
As grim new records continue to be set, residents grow more desperate for tests and any potential treatment.
For the first time, UK coronavirus daily deaths exceed 500
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 15:59:35 GMT
Death of 563 patients in a day brings total number of COVID-19 deaths to 2,352.
Coronavirus: What sporting events are affected by the pandemic?
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 15:38:08 GMT
As the virus spreads across the globe, sports bodies are cancelling or postponing events.
US warship leader seeks crew isolation as coronavirus spreads
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 15:35:01 GMT
The USS Theodore Roosevelt, like other navy ships, is vulnerable to infectious disease spread given its close quarters.
Life after death row: The pastor praying for Nigeria's prisoners
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 15:02:58 GMT
Clinton Kanu spent 27 years in prison for a murder he did not commit, but life on the outside feels far from free.
Woman in Greece first refugee to test positive for coronavirus
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:49:23 GMT
Authorities are trying to confirm whether woman who recently gave birth caught infection in refugee camp or at hospital.
At least 100 sailors on US aircraft carrier contract COVID-19
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:43:17 GMT
The captain of the carrier told Pentagon the virus is spreading 'uncontrollably', but Defense Secretary Mark Esper says it is not the right time to move people from the ship.
Sweden response to coronavirus outbreak divides opinion
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:32:27 GMT
There are more than 4,000 infections and 180 deaths, but some schools remain open, and large gatherings were still allowed as recently as last week.
Why is there no MENA category on the 2020 US census?
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:32:18 GMT
The 2020 US census suggests those of Lebanese, Egyptian and other MENA descent select 'white' on the race question.
Qatar to pay workers in quarantine full salaries
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:20:07 GMT
The total number of confirmed coronavirus cases rise to 781 in Qatar, including two deaths.
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