Spain’s health ministry has just given out the latest figures, which show a new record single-day death toll
Mr Johnson has tested positive for coronavirus, Downing Street says. His symptoms are mild and he will continue to lead the government response to the virus while he self-isolates, a spokesman says.
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More than half a million cases of Covid-19 – Johns Hopkins tracker
New York, experiencing more coronavirus deaths and infections than any other U.S. state, is showing tentative signs of slowing the spread of the virus, Governor Andrew Cuomo said, while the health crisis deepened in hard-hit New Orleans and elsewhere.
Number of global deaths as a result of Covid-19 passes 20,000. The total number of confirmed cases has passed 450,000.
Coronavirus death toll in Spain overtakes China. Spain records 738 deaths in past 24 hours, while death toll in Italy now double that of Hubei.
"If you won't follow this lockdown for 21 days then your family may face setback of 21 years, some families will be devested forever," the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, said
Coronavirus cases in the country crossed 500 and one more death from the infection reported on Tuesday taking the toll to 9. Almost the entire country was in lockdown after the government imposed restrictions in 606 districts.
The U.K. will go into lockdown from Monday night after Boris Johnson ordered sweeping measures to stop people leaving their homes “at this moment of national emergency.”