Coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus pandemic: Which politicians and celebs are affected?

Top politicians, celebrities and sportspeople have been infected as governments take strict measures to curb the virus.

Coronavirus pandemic: Which politicians and celebs are affected?

Coronavirus pandemic

What happens if you catch the new coronavirus?

What we know so far on what COVID-19 does to the human body in cases of infections and deaths.

What happens if you catch the new coronavirus?

Health

Coronavirus: All you need to know in 500 words

Virus reported to have originated in China's Wuhan has killed more than 942,000 people and infected over 29 million.

Coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus: All you need to know about symptoms and risks

Countries around the world step up efforts to tackle the new coronavirus that has killed hundreds of thousands.

Coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus: What sporting events are affected by the pandemic?

As the virus spreads across the globe, sports bodies are cancelling or postponing events.

Coronavirus: What sporting events are affected by the pandemic?

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Coronavirus: Which countries have confirmed cases?

More than 29 million infections confirmed in 188 countries and territories, with over 942,000 deaths.

Coronavirus: Which countries have confirmed cases?

Coronavirus pandemic

Timeline: How the new coronavirus spread

More than 29.9 million coronavirus cases confirmed globally, with more than 942,000 deaths and 20.3 million recoveries.

Middle East

Gaza lockdown eased as economy crumbles amid pandemic

Most people are allowed to go out during the day, but certain areas remain off-limits.

Opinion

We can't afford to ignore the climate crisis

We have no choice but to address the humanitarian impact of the coronavirus crisis and climate change at the same time.

Francesco Rocca

by Francesco Rocca

Francesco Rocca

People & Power

Chronicles of a Pandemic

Did errors and delays at the World Health Organization make the global spread of the coronavirus inevitable?

Coronavirus pandemic

Tracking Africa's coronavirus cases

Experts warn fragile healthcare systems in many nations could be overwhelmed in the face of a severe COVID-19 outbreak.

Tracking Africa's coronavirus cases

Asia Pacific

China: COVID-19 vaccine will be available by November

Hundreds of thousands of Chinese have already been injected with experimental vaccines.

Latin America

Brazil: Schools reopen in Rio de Janeiro amid legal disputes

Legal disputes between mayors, governors and trade unions have left students and teachers in limbo.

Coronavirus pandemic

WHO warns Latin America opening too soon: Coronavirus live news

Regional WHO director expresses concern about rising death rates in countries including Mexico, Costa Rica and Ecuador.

WHO warns Latin America opening too soon: Coronavirus live news

Coronavirus pandemic

WHO warns Latin America reopening too soon amid COVID-19 risk

Regional director Carissa Etienne notes rising death rates in parts of Mexico, similar trends in Ecuador and Costa Rica.

WHO warns Latin America reopening too soon amid COVID-19 risk