France launches terror probe after knife attack
French police have launched a terrorism investigation after two people were killed and five wounded in a knife attack in south-east France.
April 6, 2020 6:18 am
Queen Elizabeth calls for unity
Queen Elizabeth II addressed the coronavirus pandemic and offered reassurance in a rare televised speech on Sunday.
April 6, 2020 6:18 am
Second Greek migrant facility quarantined
A second migrant facility in Greece has entered quarantine after a resident tested positive for coronavirus.
April 6, 2020 6:10 am
Trump predicts ‘a lot of death’ as cases pass 300,000
US President Donald Trump has warned Americans to prepare for the “toughest week” of the coronavirus pandemic yet, predicting a surge in deaths.
April 5, 2020 6:03 pm
Bloomfield, Ardern give latest COVID-19 update
Director-General of Health Ashley Bloomfield and Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern are giving the latest update on the COVID-19 coronavirus.
April 5, 2020 12:35 pm
About 740 police officers and staff in isolation
Hundreds of New Zealand’s police – 6 percent of the organisation – are in self isolation.
April 5, 2020 12:28 pm
New York virus deaths surge past 3,500
New York state has recorded 630 more coronavirus deaths, another daily record that takes its toll to 3,565.
April 5, 2020 11:23 am
Coronavirus cases in US go past 300,000
At least 8,100 people have died of coronavirus in the US while global death toll surged past 60,000.
April 5, 2020 10:40 am
Italy enlists prisoners to make face masks in fight against COVID-19
Inmates in three Italian prisons will start producing face masks to be used as a protection against the coronavirus epidemic, the Italian Justice Ministry says.
April 5, 2020 10:13 am
France COVID-19 deaths reach 7,500
French health officials have reported another 441 deaths in the past 24 hours.
April 5, 2020 6:41 am
'Cyber attacks target hospitals fighting virus'
Hospitals on the frontline of fighting the coronavirus pandemic are facing a large increase in attempted cyber-attacks.
April 5, 2020 6:25 am
For the first time, Japan has recorded over 300 new COVID-19 cases in a day
Japan recorded 314 new cases of the novel coronavirus and six more deaths on Friday, according to the country’s Health Ministry.