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Pope Francis calls for world prayer to stop coronavirus

Pope Francis calls for world prayer to stop coronavirus

Pope Francis called on all Christians around the world to stop at noon Italian time on Wednesday to pray the “Our Father” together. “We want to respond to the pandemic of the virus with the universality of prayer, …

Global coronavirus death toll tops 10,000

Global coronavirus death toll tops 10,000

There are at least 244,517 diagnosed cases globally and at least 10,030 deaths, according to data compiled by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University. Over 86,000 people with diagnosed cases have recovered. …

Turkey closes border for passengers from 14 countries

Turkey closes border for passengers from 14 countries

Ankara, as part of the fight against the spread of coronavirus, has introduced a ban on the entry of foreign citizens from 14 countries, the Turkish Interior Ministry informed. The Interior Ministry said that citizens of Iran, Iraq, …

Coronavirus global death toll tops 4,000

Coronavirus global death toll tops 4,000

The global death toll from the novel coronavirus has now passed the 4,000-mark, reaching 4,026, as cases continued to spread. COVID-19 has infected more than 114,000 people in over 100 countries and territories, mostly concentrated in …

Italy quarantines quarter of its population to fight coronavirus

Italy quarantines quarter of its population to fight coronavirus

The Italian government has locked down almost a quarter of the country's population, living across five regions in the north, in the most drastic measure taken by a European nation to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus, Al Jazeera …

Lazio governor tests positive for coronavirus

Lazio governor tests positive for coronavirus

Lazio Governor Nikola Zingaretti informed he is infected with coronavirus. “The doctors told me that I’m infected with COVID-19,” the governor twitted. The politician added that he feels good, but he will be forced to …

Fourth case of coronavirus confirmed in Georgia

Fourth case of coronavirus confirmed in Georgia

Georgia has confirmed the fourth case of coronavirus Covid-19, head of the National Disease Control Centre Amiran Gamkrelidze said. According to him, the infected individual is a citizen of Georgia who came to …

Sixteen Italians test positive for coronavirus in India

Sixteen Italians test positive for coronavirus in India

Sixteen Italians in India have tested positive for coronavirus, the Indian health minister said today, as the total number of known cases in the country rose sharply to 28. Indian Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said …

Pope Francis tests negative for coronavirus

Pope Francis tests negative for coronavirus

Pope Francis has tested negative for coronavirus, according to the Italian newspaper Il Messaggero. Vatican spokesman Matteo Bruni said he had no immediate comment on the report, Reuters reported. Earlier, the …

More than 1,000 people diagnosed with coronavirus in Italy

More than 1,000 people diagnosed with coronavirus in Italy

Italy’s known coronavirus infections surpassed 1,000 on Saturday, skyrocketing from nearly zero in just over a week, the nation’s emergency chief Angelo Borrelli said, Bloomberg reports. The total number of infections is …

Three football players test positive for coronavirus in Italy

Three football players test positive for coronavirus in Italy

Three players and a staffer at an Italian soccer club have tested positive for coronavirus, the organization announced Friday, New York Post informs. The US Pianese, a Tuscany-based club, said one of its players began to develop a fever …

Italian coronavirus deaths rise to 21, positive cases 821

Italian coronavirus deaths rise to 21, positive cases 821

Four more people have died in Italy from coronavirus, the civil protection agency said on Friday, bringing the total to 21, while the number of those testing positive for the illness jumped to 821 from 650 the day before, Reuters reports. …

Israel confirms coronavirus in man who returned from Italy

Israel confirms coronavirus in man who returned from Italy

Israel confirmed on Thursday that a man who had recently returned from Italy tested positive for coronavirus and said it was barring entry to non-Israelis who had visited Italy in the past two weeks, Reuters reports. The man had flown …