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"Lockdown Could Be Extended In Some Areas": Maharashtra Minister

"Lockdown Could Be Extended In Some Areas": Maharashtra Minister

The authorities in some states warned on Saturday that lockdowns to rein in the coronavirus pandemic could be extended in parts of the nation as the number of domestic coronavirus cases rose above the 3,000 mark.
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The Biggest Stories Of April 06, 2020

The Biggest Stories Of April 06, 2020

The Biggest Stories Of April 06, 2020
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114 Coronavirus Deaths In India, Over 4,400 Cases So Far

114 Coronavirus Deaths In India, Over 4,400 Cases So Far

India recorded a jump of 354 coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, which takes the total to 4,421, the Union Health Ministry said today, adding that 114 deaths linked to the highly contagious COVID-19 have been registered so far.
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Coronavirus: Residents in Paris outskirts clap, sing for healthcare workers

Coronavirus: Residents in Paris outskirts clap, sing for healthcare workers

Residents sing and clap from their balconies in Malakoff, on the outskirts of Paris, to show their support to healthcare workers on the frontlines of the coronavirus epidemic on the 21st day of the lockdown.
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Another Doctor, 11 Nurses Test Coronavirus+ At Locked Down Delhi Hospital

Another Doctor, 11 Nurses Test Coronavirus+ At Locked Down Delhi Hospital

Another doctor and 11 nurses of a government-run cancer hospital in Delhi have tested positive for coronavirus. The medical centre was closed down last week after a doctor had contracted the disease; later, six nurses were also found to have the i...
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Ecuador city runs out of coffins amid COVID-19 crisis

Ecuador city runs out of coffins amid COVID-19 crisis

Soaring numbers of COVID-19 deaths in Ecuador's port city of Guayaquil have led to a shortage of coffins, forcing locals to resort to using cardboard boxes.
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Drive-through coronavirus testing site opens in downtown Washington

Drive-through coronavirus testing site opens in downtown Washington

The George Washington University Hospital opens a drive-through coronavirus testing site in the US capital as the pandemic spreads across the United States.
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Today in History for April 7th

Today in History for April 7th

Highlights of this day in history: Civil war erupts in Rwanda; NY audience previews long-distance television; Auto pioneer Henry Ford dies in Dearborn, Mich.;Singer Billie Holiday, known as "Lady Day" is born in Philadelphia.
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Zoo cams surge in popularity during virus crisis

Zoo cams surge in popularity during virus crisis

With Americans sheltering in place amid the coronavirus outbreak, zoos and aquariums across the nation have expanded their offerings of live webcams, providing people with "online safaris" to help entertain, educate and even ease the angst.
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High Court quashes George Pell convictions

High Court quashes George Pell convictions

Cardinal George Pell has won his appeal bid to the High Court and will be freed from prison after spending more than 400 days behind bars for child sex abuse.
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Domestic violence surges during virus shutdowns

Domestic violence surges during virus shutdowns

Reports of domestic violence are surging worldwide as couples and families are stuck at home together for long periods because governments are ordering residents to shelter-in-place to stop the spread of coronavirus, according to advocates for abused
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SEC centre on track to open as temporary hospital

SEC centre on track to open as temporary hospital

The Scottish Events Campus (SEC) in Glasgow is being converted into a temporary hospital which will house up to 1,000 Covid-19 patients. The facility is expected to open with 300 beds in mid-April.
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Navy Chief calls fired captain ‘stupid’: Officials

Navy Chief calls fired captain ‘stupid’: Officials

Hailed a hero by many of his sailors, former U.S. Navy Captain Brett Crozier was branded “stupid” by his top boss over the weekend in a speech broadcast aboard the ship in Guam, Reuters has learned. Gavino Garay has more.
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Vigilance urged as 'apocalyptic' scenes mix with hope

Vigilance urged as 'apocalyptic' scenes mix with hope

Coronavirus hot spot New York state is among the places where cases and deaths could be leveling off in the U.S., but health officials warned this trend would only continue if strict social distancing measures were followed. Lisa Bernhard has more.
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Trump says he had 'warm' conversation with Biden

Trump says he had 'warm' conversation with Biden

President Donald Trump said he had a "really wonderful, warm" conversation with former Vice President Joe Biden that lasted approximately 15 minutes.
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Luck, timing credited for lower COVID-19 rate in B.C.: top doctor

Luck, timing credited for lower COVID-19 rate in B.C.: top doctor

B.C.'s provincial health officer says timing, luck and good planning appear to be factors in the lower rate of COVID-19 infection compared with Quebec and Ontario. Dr. Bonnie Henry says March break came later in B.C. than Quebec and Ontario, and h...
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Dominic Raab in profle

Dominic Raab in profle

Dominic Raab is now stepping up to act as de facto prime minister with Boris Johnson in intensive care. Here's a look at his political career so far.
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Trump wishes 'friend' Johnson well, says US 'praying for his recovery'

Trump wishes 'friend' Johnson well, says US 'praying for his recovery'

US President Donald Trump sends his best wishes British Prime Minister and "friend" Boris Johnson, says Americans are "all praying for his recovery."
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Work nearly finished on Detroit field hospital

Work nearly finished on Detroit field hospital

Work is almost done on the week-long effort to transform a convention center in Detroit into a 1,000-bed field hospital used to treat coronavirus patients.
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Wisconsin governor seeks delay of Tuesday's election

Wisconsin governor seeks delay of Tuesday's election

Democratic Governor Tony Evers moved on Monday to postpone Wisconsin's primary election from Tuesday until June 9, citing health risks from the coronavirus pandemic, but Republicans said they would challenge the order in the state Supreme Court. Cole
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Convention center begins accepting virus patients

Convention center begins accepting virus patients

Coronavirus patients are arriving at the convention center in New Orleans, which has been converted into a support medical facility to ease pressure on area hospitals.
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UK PM Johnson in intensive care unit with COVID-19 symptoms

UK PM Johnson in intensive care unit with COVID-19 symptoms

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday was moved to an intensive care unit - where the most serious cases are treated - at St Thomas' hospital after his coronavirus symptoms worsened, but his Downing Street office said he was still conscious.
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Texas troopers check drivers coming from Louisiana

Texas troopers check drivers coming from Louisiana

At the state line on Interstate 10, Texas state troopers now actively check drivers coming from Louisiana, where the coronavirus has hit hard.
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California lends ventilators to US virus fight

California lends ventilators to US virus fight

California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Monday the state would loan 500 ventilators to the national stockpile for use by New York and other states experiencing a crush of coronavirus-related hospitalizations.
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Dominic Raab: Boris Johnson is receiving excellent care in hospital

Dominic Raab: Boris Johnson is receiving excellent care in hospital

Dominic Raab will step up where necessary with the Prime Minister in intensive care. He says that Boris Johnson is in "safe hands" at St Thomas' Hospital.
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Stocks rise on upbeat virus news

Stocks rise on upbeat virus news

A worldwide rally gained steam on Wall Street Monday, propelling major indexes up more than 7%.
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Wisconsin governor moves to delay election

Wisconsin governor moves to delay election

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers has moved to postpone the state's presidential primary for two months because of the coronavirus pandemic, prompting a court challenge and adding to confusion about whether voters will be able to head to the polls on Tues...
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CVS launches drive-thru rapid testing in Georgia

CVS launches drive-thru rapid testing in Georgia

CVS sets up mass site for drive-thru testing for COVID-19 in Atlanta. Hundreds file in during first day in operation, pressing their IDs and cellphones against closed car windows to identify themsleves.
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Well wishes flood in for Prime Minister who has moved into intensive care

Well wishes flood in for Prime Minister who has moved into intensive care

Politicians of all parties flood send their regards for Boris Johnson after he is moved into intensive care as his coronavirus symptoms worsen. Jeremy Corbyn, David Cameron and Nigel Farage are among those who wish the prime minister well.
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The Last Responder: A day with an NYC undertaker

The Last Responder: A day with an NYC undertaker

The Associated Press spent a day on the road with a Brooklyn funeral director overwhelmed by demand due to the coronavirus outbreak.
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Boris Johnson in intensive care: The key questions

Boris Johnson in intensive care: The key questions

The Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been moved to intensive care after his coronavirus symptoms worsened, Downing Street has confirmed. Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab will "deputise where necessary", a Number 10 spokesman said.
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Coronavirus: Boris Johnson in ‘safe hands’ in intensive care

Coronavirus: Boris Johnson in ‘safe hands’ in intensive care

Dominic Raab says the PM is in 'safe hands' in ICU at St Thomas' Hospital.
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WATCH | 6 April: Covid-19 cases at 1 686 in SA, 12 deaths recorded

WATCH | 6 April: Covid-19 cases at 1 686 in SA, 12 deaths recorded

One more person has died from the coronavirus, as the number of positive Covid-19 cases has gone up to 1 686, an increase of 31. The death toll is now at 12.
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AP Top Stories April 6

AP Top Stories April 6

Here's the latest for Monday April 6th: NY Governor says steep rise in coronavirus deaths leveling off; European countries continue to grapple with outbreak; UK outbreak worsening, PM Boris Johnson in hospital; Zoo-cams surge in popularity.
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Cities make room for distancing on sidewalks

Cities make room for distancing on sidewalks

Battles are brewing in some cities over use of increasingly limited public space, as local governments struggle with whether to give more room for pedestrians to spread out.
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Some donation bins becoming dumping grounds

Some donation bins becoming dumping grounds

Diabetes Canada has issued an open letter to community leaders and elected officials to help raise awareness about overflowing donation bins and illegally dumped garbage.
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Sitting ducks: fear stalks a Mumbai slum as virus cases inch up

Sitting ducks: fear stalks a Mumbai slum as virus cases inch up

In Mumbai's densely packed Dharavi neighbourhood -- one of Asia's largest slums -- coronavirus fears are growing as the number of cases climbs to five but residents say they have few options to escape its grip. RAW-INDIA-HEALTH-VIRUS-POVERTY-SLUMS
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Man sees stage four cancer treatment stopped because of coronavirus

Man sees stage four cancer treatment stopped because of coronavirus

Nic Murray was diagnosed with terminal Stage 4 bowel cancer a year ago. His chemotherapy has been stopped for the next three months because it increases his risk of catching coronavirus.
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Over 3.4 Lakh COVID-19 Cases In US, Over 10,000 Dead

Over 3.4 Lakh COVID-19 Cases In US, Over 10,000 Dead

The number of infectious COVID-19 cases across the world has crossed 13 lakh, with the US reporting 3.4 lakh cases and over 10,000 deaths. Professor Siddharth Chandra, James Madison College, Michigan State University and Dr Samir Garyali, MD, Inte...
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Ayushman Bharat CEO On Steps To Fight Coronavirus

Ayushman Bharat CEO On Steps To Fight Coronavirus

The number of coronavirus cases increased by a whopping 704 in the last 24 hours to reach 4,281 today, while 111 have died and 319 have recovered from the disease. With 13 days to go before the scheduled end of the 21-day lockdown announced by Pri...
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Boris Johnson in intensive care: Who runs the country if the PM is unfit?

Boris Johnson in intensive care: Who runs the country if the PM is unfit?

Boris Johnson has said he is still suffering the symptoms of coronavirus and has been admitted to intensive care, more than a week after he first tested positive for the disease. But what happens if his conditions deteriorates further and he is u...
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Tam explains new evidence for mask-wearing

Tam explains new evidence for mask-wearing

The evidence for wearing masks to stop the spread of COVID-19 is still weak, says chief public health officer Dr. Theresa Tam, but has changed enough that the federal government's advice on the subject has changed. It now tilts toward wearing non-...
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NY zoo vet on confirmed cases of COVID in animals

NY zoo vet on confirmed cases of COVID in animals

The tiger that tested positive for the new coronavirus is the "first well-documented example of a person infecting an animal and an animal getting sick", said Dr. Paul Calle of the Bronx Zoo in New York.
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COVID-19 Lockdown Should Continue: Maharashtra Health Minister

COVID-19 Lockdown Should Continue: Maharashtra Health Minister

Could there be an extension in the lockdown over the coronavirus pandemic? Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao has asked the centre to extend the lockdown by two more weeks. A top bureaucrat in Uttar Pradesh has hinted at a longer lockdow...
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Want Lockdown Removed Gradually: Rajasthan Health Minister

Want Lockdown Removed Gradually: Rajasthan Health Minister

A total of 288 positive coronavirus cases have been reported from Rajasthan. On March 19, two doctors at a private hospital tested positive in Bhilwara after they came in contact with 6,000 people. On Monday, Bhilwara's aggressive containment appe...
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Boris Johnson moved to intensive care

Boris Johnson moved to intensive care

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been moved to intensive care after his coronavirus symptoms worsened, Downing Street has confirmed. Downing Stret also said Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab would "deputise where necessary" while the Prime Minister ...
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Suspicion Of Covid-19 Community Transmission In Hotspots: Aiims Director

Suspicion Of Covid-19 Community Transmission In Hotspots: Aiims Director

With 704 cases and 28 deaths in the last 24 hours, India now has 4,281 positive cases and 111 deaths so far due to COVID-19. Dr Randeep Guleria, Director, AIIMS, says there is suspicion of community transmission in coronavirus hotspots and if not ...
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5 Essential Oils For Headaches And Migraines

5 Essential Oils For Headaches And Migraines

Essential oils are highly concentrated liquids extracted from the leaves, stems, flowers, bark, and roots of a plant and can help with headaches and migraines.
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