Coronavirus

Stay up to date with the latest coronavirus news and updates. The interactive COVID-19 map below is provided by Johns Hopkins University and tracks the spread of the coronavirus worldwide. To use the map, click on and drag your mouse across the map to bring your country into view. Clicking on the red areas will bring up confirmed cases and fatalities in those areas.

Can face and eye shields protect you from coronavirus?

Dr. Fauci suggested wearing of eye shields for additional protection, says people should use it if they "want to be…

11 hours ago

Don’t know what day it is or who said what at the last meeting? Blame the coronavirus

We are all living through a major historical event, a once-in-a-century pandemic that has radically changed how we work, learn,…

20 hours ago

U.S. GDP may fall further amid COVID-19 spike, end of fiscal aid

The United States has yet again recorded its worst GDP slump in the second quarter despite May and June rebound.…

2 days ago

U.K. to restrict ‘unhealthy meals’ to tackle obesity problems

A growing link between obesity and severe coronavirus infection has forced the U.K. government to limit promotions of junk foods.…

2 days ago

723 new COVID-19 cases in Victoria could reflect more testing – but behaviour probably has something to do with it too

Victoria has today achieved another grim record, with 723 new cases of COVID-19 and 13 deaths. This is more than…

4 days ago

It’s OK to be OK: how to stop feeling ‘survivor guilt’ during COVID-19

Everyone’s pandemic experience is unfolding differently. There’s no denying COVID-19 has been devastating for millions of people around the world.…

4 days ago