Friday, April 16

Tag: pandemic

Coronavirus: Concerns as UK delays release of new case locations

Coronavirus: Concerns as UK delays relea ...

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The UK has set up coronavirus testing areas at hospitalsJames Veysey/Shutterstock The full details of new coronavirus infections in the UK will now be released only once a week. While the number of new cases will be published on a daily basis, the location of these cases will only be reported on a... ...
The WHO is now calling the coronavirus outbreak a pandemic

The WHO is now calling the coronavirus o ...

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Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus is WHO director generalSALVATORE DI NOLFI/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock The World Health Organization today said the covid-19 outbreak caused by coronavirus is now  classed as a pandemic. “In the past two weeks, the number of cases outside China has increased thirteenfold,” said ...
Our fight against climate change could help us rein in coronavirus too

Our fight against climate change could h ...

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Frederic J Brown/AFP/Getty ImagesWE ARE facing a global emergency, and politicians who appear to not believe in science are putting us all at risk. That this statement applies equally to coronavirus and climate change says something about the era in which we live. Our response to the ever-widening ... ...