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UK expected to stick to lockdown as Johnson outlines future  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to extend the bulk of the country’s coronavirus lockdown restrictions for a further three weeks when he addresses the nation on... more
The Latest: No imminent lockdown restrictions in hard-hit UK  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Britain’s minister for the environment, food and rural affairs says Prime Minister Boris Johnson won’t be announcing immediate changes to the country’s coronavirus lockdown when he addresses the nation on... more
Under-fire UK government aide Cummings has Johnson's loyalty  ABC NEWS · 1 week
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is battling to hang onto his top adviser, who is under fire for allegedly breaching lockdown rules more
UK's Johnson struggles to shift attention from aide's trip  ABC NEWS · 1 week
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's plans to announce further lockdown-easing measures are being overshadowed by an outcry over the movements of a senior aide more
The Latest: UK's Johnson announces modest easing of lockdown  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced a modest easing of the country’s coronavirus lockdown and outlined his government’s road map for further lifting restrictions in the coming months more
Minister quits UK government over aide's lockdown breach  ABC NEWS · 1 week
A junior British government minister has quit over Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s failure to fire his top aide for breaching lockdown rules more
Testing lapses increased nursing home toll: UK lawmakers  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
An influential group of British lawmakers has accused Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s government of failing to conduct enough tests for the new coronavirus more
UK lawmakers say testing lapses increased nursing home toll  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
An influential group of British lawmakers has accused Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s government of failing to conduct enough tests for the new coronavirus more
UK lawmakers set to quiz Johnson amid pressure to fire aide  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Senior British lawmakers are set to question Prime Minister Boris Johnson amid growing pressure to fire his closest adviser for allegedly flouting COVID-19 lockdown rules more
UK leader rejects aide inquiry, unveils test and trace plan  ABC NEWS · 7 days
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has refused  to hold an official inquiry into the actions of his his closest adviser for allegedly flouting COVID-19 lockdown rules more
The Latest: Britain's Johnson invites Putin to online summit  ABC NEWS · 1 week
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has invited Russian President Vladimir Putin to attend an online summit on the development of a coronavirus vaccine more
Calls grow for UK leader's aide to quit over lockdown trip  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Several lawmakers from Britain’s governing Conservative Party have joined opposition calls for Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s top aide to be fired for flouting lockdown rules more
The Latest: British police: Johnson aide likely broke rules  ABC NEWS · 6 days
British police say Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s adviser Dominic Cummings likely violated rules by traveling from home during lockdown more
The Latest: British official accused of breaking rules  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Britain’s main opposition party says Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s top adviser must explain why he apparently broke lockdown rules by traveling to his parents’ house more than 250 miles from his London... more
The Latest: 'Limited’ easing of restrictions for British  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
The British government says people should expect only a “very limited” easing of lockdown restrictions when Prime Minister Boris Johnson announces new steps on Sunday more
The Latest: Kosovo's prime minister isolates, awaits test  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Kosovo’s prime minister says he has quarantined himself at home waiting for test results after he may have been exposed to the coronavirus more
UK leader's aide says he won't quit over lockdown road trip  ABC NEWS · 1 week
British leader Boris Johnson’s powerful chief aide says he will not resign for driving the length of England while the country was under strict lockdown more
Australia and New Zealand negotiate 'travel bubble'  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
With the new travel bubble, travelers could fly between Australia and New Zealand without undergoing the mandatory 14-day quarantine at either end of the journey. The new link is now being discussed by the... more
The Latest: Russia's PM back to work after bout with virus  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Russia’s prime minister has fully resumed his duties after recovering from the coronavirus more
UK's Johnson in June pledge for rollout of contact-tracing  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
The British government pledged to have a “test, track and trace” program for the coronavirus in place by June 1 more
The Latest: France moves toward easing coronavirus lockdown  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
The French prime minister has given the green light to start ending a strict two-month lockdown throughout France on Monday, even though the coronavirus is still circulating in four regions, including Paris more
The Latest: Spain PM says coronavirus 'has not disappeared'  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Spain’s Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez says loosening the nearly two-month lockdown will be for naught if people don’t obey social distancing rules more
Panasonic team develops prototype breathing devices to help hospitalized COVID-19 patients  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
The team at Panasonic Manufacturing UK’s facility in Cardiff have produced 80 prototype breathing devices to assist hospital patients suffering from COVID-19. more
First French COVID-19 case was in December 19  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
The coronavirus disease (COVID-19), formerly known as the novel coronavirus infection, was first reported in late December 2019 in Wuhan City in China. Many health experts believe that the virus had spread... more
Japan lifts coronavirus emergency in all remaining areas  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is lifting a coronavirus state of emergency in Tokyo and four other remaining areas, ending the restrictions nationwide more
Spain's leader asks parliament for 2 more weeks of lockdown  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Spain’s prime minister is asking for the national parliament to extend the nation’s state of emergency that his government has used to rein in a coronavirus outbreak more
UK unveils test and trace plan; Johnson refuses aide inquiry  ABC NEWS · 7 days
After two months of lockdown and more than 37,000 coronavirus deaths, Britain has finally rolled out a national “test and trace” program more
The Latest: Portugal PM laments 'brutal' fight for equipment  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Portugal’s prime minister says his country has learned a tough lesson over the past two months of the coronavirus pandemic: that you can’t depend on foreign suppliers for essential medical... more
Coronavirus infection in children -- it may not start with a cough  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
Children suffering from sickness and diarrhea, coupled with a fever or history of exposure to coronavirus, should be suspected of being infected with COVID-19,... more
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