Residence feel that the lockdown is going to be a problem as they do not have enough food to store and they do not have electricity.
Police patrol the streets of Zimbabwean capital Harare as the country enters a 21-day "total" lockdown that will curtail movement, shut most shops and banks, and suspend flights in and out of Zimbabwe.
Georgie Hynes, 6, has been reading stories to her family's calves at their farm in Aherla, west of Cork City, after the coronavirus pandemic saw people in Ireland and the United Kingdom ordered to remain in their homes.
At a time when thousands of migrants across the country are trying to return to their hometowns amid nationwide lockdown over coronavirus or COVID-19, a shocking video has emerged from Uttar Pradesh's Bareilly district - about 270 km from Lucknow ...
Care minister: Over 170 million items of PPE delivered to NHS.
A few cars still drive on Moscow's circular ring road following the adoption of strict isolation rules decreed by Mayor Sergei Sobyanin in a bid to curb the spread of novel coronavirus. The new restrictions apply to all the city's residents, regar...
Australia's two most populous states, New South Wales and Victoria, will begin limiting public gatherings to just two people starting at midnight on Monday (March 30).
EasyJet has grounded its entire fleet of aircraft due to the coronavirus pandemic, the airline has announced. The Luton-based carrier said parking all 344 of its planes "removes significant cost" as the aviation industry struggles to cope with a ...
"Rumours and media reports" that the 21-day lockdown to check the spread of coronavirus will be extended are "baseless", the government asserted on Monday. A report had claimed that the government was debating extending the lockdown, alarmed over ...
Every morning, Mexican fitness coach Pato Cervantes offers a free workout session for a neighbourhood in Hamburg, in northern Germany. He gets people to exercise who are confined to their houses because of the novel coronavirus.
Residents in Wuhan get tested for the coronavirus at a neighbourhood-level testing point. The ground-zero city is cautiously reopening, with loosened travel restrictions, after a two-month quarantine.
Hundreds arrive by bus and in personal vehicles for Sunday services at Louisiana church, defying governor’s ban on large gatherings.
The UK left the European Union on January 31. Here we look at the latest figures and key dates in the ongoing Brexit process.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi asked the nation's poor for "forgiveness" on Sunday, as the economic and human toll from his 21-day nationwide lockdown deepens. Lacking space in their homes, some villagers in India's West Bengal who need to self-
UK officials said on Sunday (March 29) that Britons may be subject to some form of lockdown measures for six months or even longer.
Manhattan residents clap and cheer from their windows in gratitude for medical workers battling the coronavirus pandemic. New York state has become the epicenter of the pandemic in the US.
Cheering erupts from balconies and windows in Beirut as residents stand in solidarity with healthcare workers battling the coronavirus pandemic.
As the overall number of COVID-19 cases in the country crossed 1,000 late Sunday evening, with Maharashtra and Karnataka each reporting over 180 patients and 11 others reporting 30 or more, there are now only six states that have yet to record a s...
The government on Sunday asked states to ensure the 21-day lockdown, asking them to help curb the exodus of migrant workers from cities, as the overall number of COVID-19 positive people crossed the 1,000-mark. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who de...
The centre has suspended two senior Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officers and sent show-cause notices to two others on charge of "dereliction" of their duty in the fight against the coronavirus outbreak in the national capital. "These offic...
The three-week nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of the highly infectious novel coronavirus or COVID-19 has left people in Goa scrambling for essentials. Chaos has been witnessed on the streets after grocery stores were allowed to open three ...
The streets of Myanmar’s commercial capital Yangon were disinfected on Sunday as worries mount over the coronavirus pandemic. According to the John Hopkins University tracker, the under-developed Southeast Asian nation had 10 confirmed cases as of...
Two men from Nagaland were denied entry at the grocery store of a large retail chain in Karnataka's Mysuru after the staff allegedly insisted they were Chinese nationals, amid the scare over the COVID-19 pandemic that has necessitated a pan-India ...
President Donald Trump is extending the voluntary national shutdown for a month as sickness and death from the coronavirus pandemic rise in the U.S.
Here's the latest for Sunday, March 29th: Death toll in Italy continues to climb; Hospital in Spain sanitized; Pope calls for world cease-fire amid pandemic; Tribute paid to doctors and nurses in Beirut.
U.S. deaths from coronavirus could reach 200,000 with millions of cases, the government's top infectious diseases expert warned on Sunday as New York, New Orleans and other major cities pleaded for more medical supplies. Colette Luke has more.
After U.S. President Donald Trump walked back the idea he floated a day before about a New York quarantine, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Sunday said the president "really panicked" New Yorkers. Gavino Garay has more.
Vote counting starts in Mali barely a day after the country recorded its first coronavirus death and with the leading opposition figure kidnapped and believed to be in the hands of jihadists.
Behind closed doors in quarantine Boris Johnson announced that 20,000 NHS staff have returned to the service to help in the fight against the coronavirus outbreak.
Honolulu came to an eerie standstill this week as the coronavirus pandemic spread throughout the islands. Hawaii officials effectively flipped the switch on the state's tourism-fueled economic engine in a bid to slow the spread of the virus.
In Syria's Azaz region near the border with Turkey, rescue workers whose usual role is to respond to government bombardments have been sanitizing classrooms and camps for internally displayed people, to prevent a possible spread of coronavirus. Colet
Life under lockdown has seen once busy social lives grind to a halt and families left unable to visit each other. Here are a few ideas to keep your diaries full for the near future.
The total number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in the country is 1 280. This is an increase of 93 from the figure reported on Saturday.
Trudeau to continue self-isolating, announces new COVID-19 money to support at-risk children and sen
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he will remain in isolation at his home for almost two more weeks even though his wife Sophie Gregoire Trudeau recently announced she has recovered from COVID-19. Trudeau also says the government is trying to hel...
Government doctor says normal life will not resume for six months.
A fire broke out at a furniture market in Shaheen Bagh in south Delhi today evening, officials said. At least four fire trucks were at the site. Fire department officials said they doused the fire within an hour.
The coronavirus pandemic has led to an army of volunteer across Europe helping the vulnerable cope with the crisis
The number of coronavirus cases in India crossed 1,000-mark today at 1,024 positive cases and 27 deaths. Many people have also recovered from the highly infectious disease. What it's like to be treated for COVID-19 in an intensive care unit? A sur...
States should seal borders and encourage migrant labourers to stay where they are by providing food and shelter, the centre said today in an attempt to put firmly in place a national lockdown that had gone off track over the last few days. A migra...
Provincial police commissioner Lieutenant General Elias Mawela told the media on Sunday that, the Gauteng police have arrested 148 people and issued warnings to 25 others for failing to adhere to lockdown regulations in place since the start of the 2
No-one will be evicted from their homes during the coronavirus pandemic, Scotland's First Minister vows as she announces plans for new emergency legislation.
Two leading doctors answer queries on the coronavirus pandemic. Do people need to disinfect groceries? How big is a threat if someone escapes quarantine? Should the person be counselled before being admitted to hospitals?
Monroe County Sheriff deputies man a checkpoint on US 1 leading into the Florida Keys as officials decided to restrict the access and only allow property owners and people who work in the Keys amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Some towns in Italy are running out of space to store coffins as the sheer volume of COVID-19 deaths overwhelms morgues and funeral services.
Deputy chief medical officer Dr Jenny Harries says that it could be six months or longer before the country gets back to normal from the coronavirus pandemic. At the same briefing Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick announces that millions of items ...
Dr Emma Maynard from the University of Portsmouth shares her tips for helping children cope during the coronavirus pandemic. Dr Maynard recommends making use of technology, good nutrition and play.