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Spain locks down 200,000 as US gears up for July 4 crowds
Gatherings of more than 10 people will be banned in the Spanish town of Lerida © AFP / Pau BARRENA
Barcelona, Spain, Jul 3 – Spain put 200,000 people back in confinement and England reopened its beloved pubs on Saturday as Europe stuttered its way out of lockdown while the United...
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Bolsonaro fans applaud his maverick virus response
Sao Paulo, Brazil, Jul 4 – As the number of dead from coronavirus shot up in Brazil, the popularity of far right President Jair Bolsonaro has remained unchanged.
For his supporters, the president has done nothing wrong despite more than 63,000 deaths and 1.5 million infections.
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Macron replaces French PM after election rout
French President Emmanuel Macron, right, has parted ways with his Prime Minister Edouard Philippe © POOL/AFP / CHARLES PLATIAU
Paris, France, Jul 3 – French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday named a senior but low-profile bureaucrat as prime minister to replace Edouard Philippe...
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More than 160 dead in Myanmar jade mine landslide
Hpakant, Myanmar, Jul 3 – The battered bodies of more than 160 jade miners were pulled from a sea of mud after a landslide in northern Myanmar on Thursday, after one of the worst-ever accidents to hit the treacherous industry.
Scores die each year while working in the country’s l...
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Kenya records 307 new COVID cases, highest on a single day
NAIROBI, Kenya July 1 – Kenya recorded 307 positive cases of COVID-19 Wednesday, the highest on a single day since March when the pandemic broke out in the country.
“Our numbers have started to increase and today we have 307 positive cases,” said Dr Rashid Aman, a Chief Administr...
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US could hit 100,000 new virus cases a day: Fauci
Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases, warned Congress that the US was headed in the “wrong direction” on the pandemic © POOL/AFP / KEVIN DIETSCH
Washington, United States, Jul 1 – A top US health expert warned Congress on Tuesday t...
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EU reopens to outside visitors as virus surges in US
Passengers from Hungary were among the first to arrive in Corfu after several months of restrictions © AFP / ANGELOS TZORTZINIS
Corfu, Greece, Jul 1 – The European Union reopened its borders on Wednesday to visitors from 15 countries but excluded the United States, where deaths a...
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