Optimism in NZ at lockdown halfway point
New Zealand has recorded just 50 new virus cases, the lowest daily total under lockdown, and for the third-straight day, a lesser number than the previous day.
American folk singer John Prine, who had been in the hospital with the coronavirus since last month, has passed away at the age of 73.
A two-month coronavirus lockdown has ended in the Chinese city of Wuhan but China is maintaining strict screening protocols to stop a resurgence of the disease.
Donald Trump says he will put a hold on US funding to the World Health Organisation, saying it ‘called it wrong’ about the coronavirus.
There are some signs the coronavirus crisis is easing in parts of Europe but health officials say people should not let their guard down.
Ren Zhiqiang, who went missing after calling China’s leader Xi Jinping a “clown” in an essay following a speech about the coronavirus, is under investigation.
Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo says outdoor physical exercise will be forbidden in the French capital between 10am and 7pm amid a tightening of restrictions.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson remains in intensive care with COVID-19 but is said to be in “good spirits”.
The UK’s coronavirus-linked death toll has increased by 786, taking the country’s total number due to the virus to more than 6000.
Numbers from Italy’s Civil Protection Agency point to more evidence that the country’s coronavirus contagion curve is flattening.
The Australian operator of an Antarctica cruise ship says nearly 60 per cent of people onboard the Greg Mortimer have tested positive for the coronavirus.
From Sunday, Israelis will need to wear either home-made or industrially produced protective face coverings while out in public.
Prime Minister Erna Solberg says Norway’s kindergartens will reopen between April 20 and 27 while schools will reopen from April 27.
International aviation industry body IATA says airlines cannot afford to refund flight cancellations because of the coronavirus crisis.
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...
GV Health have confirmed that a person being treated for COVID-19 at the hospital has died.
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.