South Korea extends social distancing
Concerns about imported coronavirus cases and new, smaller outbreaks have prompted South Korea to extend its intensive social distancing campaign.
Donald Trump has fired an inspector general in the US intelligence community who was involved in handling the complaint that led to impeachment proceedings.
The chief of the International Monetary Fund has called on advanced economies to help emerging markets and developing countries survive the pandemic’s impacts.
Passengers from the cruise ships Zaandam and its sister ship the Rotterdam are leaving the vessels in Florida and touching dry land for the first time in weeks.
A coronavirus outbreak in Britain’s prisons has led to calls for the release of all prisons on remand, including WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.
The World Health Organisation says individuals in their 30s, 40s and 50s are being admitted to intensive care with COVID-19 and are dying.
The death toll from an outbreak of the coronavirus in Italy has climbed by 766 to 14,681, marginally higher than the daily tally registered a day earlier.
New York’s mayor is warning that the city desperately needs more medical personnel, supplies and hospital beds as its COVID-19 death toll nears 3000.
While Singapore has won praise for its efforts to stem the spread of the coronavirus, its infections have been rising sharply in recent weeks.
Former US congressman Chris Collins, involved in an insider trading scandal involving ASX-listed Innate, will begin his prison sentence in June.
Global cases of the coronavirus have exceeded one million, with more than 53,000 fatalities and world economies struggling as a result.
New Zealand is on track to record 1000 coronavirus cases by the end of the week.
African health officials fear the coronavirus could destroy Africa, with the continent desperately short of medical equipment, and cases growing.
The four men convicted of killing US reporter Daniel Pearl in 2002 have been acquitted in a Pakistani court, and are set to be released.
Greater Shepparton has its first confirmed case of COVID-19, the state government has said in a statement today. The News understands the person was tested at Goulburn Valley Health. Another person has tested positive for the virus in Gannawarr...
Greater Shepparton has its second confirmed case of COVID-19, the state government has said in a statement today. Goulburn Valley Health have confirmed that a second person who tested positive for COVID-19 recently returned from overseas.
GV Health have confirmed that a person being treated for COVID-19 at the hospital has died.