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The U.S. shut its border and Mexico issued a stay-at-home order because of the coronavirus pandemic. But asylum-seekers are not safe.
"Shout out to the doctors and nurses who are doing the real work right now," the anchor said in an Instagram post.
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Even reluctant world leaders like Donald Trump and Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro have been forced to reckon with the crisis — for political reasons, if not scientific ones.
The central Israeli city of Bnei Brak has become the country’s worst hot spot for the coronavirus and now resembles a ghost town.
“As lovely as it is to have visitors to Australia, it is time – as it has been for some while – to make your way home."
It was the first resolution adopted by the 193-member world body on the coronavirus pandemic.
The U.S. has the most known infections of any country with at least 236,000 confirmed cases.
Many Northeast Indians living in other parts of the country have been racially attacked and find it hard to even buy essentials like groceries at the time of a pandemic.
FROM HUFFPOST INDIA
Kezia Roberts from Leeds explains the trend that's making the nation's lockdown that little bit more colourful.
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The community of Yarrabah in the Far North is pleading for supplies kits and isolation facilities to try to prevent hundreds of deaths.
FROM HUFFPOST AUSTRALIA
The number of deaths and infections around the world, including in the U.S., are likely far higher than government tallies suggest.
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The court instead found Ahmed Omar Saeed Sheikh guilty of the lesser charge of kidnapping and sentenced him to seven years in prison.
Over 700,000 people have signed a petition calling for rent payments to be cancelled during the COVID-19 crisis.
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When I moved to Barcelona, this wasn’t the life I pictured for myself. But I’m also getting weirdly used to this one, writes Elizabeth Bennett.
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Running out of equipment, dealing with scared roommates, hiding the truth from their families—5 nurses on working with COVID-19 patients.
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“None of us can say when this will end, but end it will,” said the Prince of Wales, who said he's now "on the other side of the illness."
An estimated half a million migrants have walked to their villages from India's big cities since India's 21-day lockdown began. The journey has been fatal for some.