Coronavirus

Russia becomes one of first nations to apply to WHO for...

Russia has applied to the World Health Organization (WHO) for the early prequalification and registration of its Sputnik V coronavirus...

Covid: Italy brings in sweeping new coronavirus measures

Gyms, pools, cinemas and theatres are closed, while restaurants and bars cut short their table service.

Covid: Spain imposes national night-time curfew to curb...

As well as a night-time curfew, travel between regions can be banned under the emergency measures.

Medics don’t exclude imposition of state of emergency in...

The epidemiologic situation in Serbia indicates that it is possible to allow for the possibility of imposition of the state of emergency,...

Moderna Coronavirus Vaccine Could Be Ready by December

To qualify for an “emergency use authorization,” any COVID-19 vaccine must track at least half the participants in large-scale studies...

Global coronavirus death toll crosses 1 million

Data: Our World in Data; Chart: Sara Wise/AxiosThe global toll of confirmed deaths from COVID-19 crossed 1 million on Monday, according...

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam tests positive for coronavirus

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam (D) and his wife, Pamela, both tested positive for coronavirus, his office announced on Friday.The state...

Global coronavirus vaccine initiative launches without...

Data: Gavi, The Vaccine Alliance; Map: Naema Ahmed/AxiosA global initiative to ensure equitable distribution of coronavirus vaccines...

Johnson & Johnson starts 60,000-person final stage test...

Johnson & Johnson is testing its single-dose Covid-19 vaccine on 60,000 people on three continents. The Wall Street Journal reports...

COVID-19 has now killed more Americans than the Vietnam...

A grim milestone was reached on Tuesday evening, as the number of coronavirus deaths in the United States surpassed the number of...

Ukrainian City Digs Hundreds of Graves to Scare Locals...

The Ukrainian city of Dnipro has so far registered only 13 coronavirus infections and no fatalities attributed to Covid-19, but the...

Putin Prolongs Non-Working Week Until April 30 as Part...

The Russian president made the announcement in a televised address, his second in eight days, regarding measures the government is...

CNN - Chris Cuomo describes his freaky night of COVID-19...

Chris Cuomo, the CNN host and younger brother of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D), announced Tuesday that he tested positive for the...

China is bracing for a second wave of coronavirus

A Chinese county that was largely unscathed by the novel COVID-19 coronavirus went into lockdown Wednesday, signaling fears of a possible...

COVID-19 May Drive Millions Into Poverty as ‘Financial...

A fresh report by the premiere international bank rolls out two scenarios that may unfold under specific conditions, depending on...