Gita Ramjee: a woman who pursued science for the greater good
Gita Ramjee dedicated her professional life to HIV prevention research for women and adolescents from the 1980s when the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) was first detected among South Africans.<
Greek politicians urged to give half their pay to fight virus
Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis has called on members of his government and MPs from his party to give up half of their salaries to combat the coronavirus.
The country's president, K
Could COVID-19 Reshape Global Leadership
By Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J S Davies
As U.S. COVID-19 cases double every few days and the death toll mounts, the U.S. seems to be caught in a "worst of both worlds" predicament: daily lif
China's firefighting drones extinguish a blazing 10-storey building within minutes
Video shows six drones were deployed in the air as they extinguished the 10-storey block covered in smoke during a drill. The flames were completely put out in less than 15 minutes.
Patriots team plane ships 1.2 MILLION N95 masks in from China
The New England Patriots' plane is hauling 1.2 million N95 masks from China to after owner Robert Kraft paid $2million to help replenish Massachusetts' dwindling supply during the coronavirus
Coronavirus lockdown slashes air pollution in China by 25% 'and could 36,000 lives a month'
Researchers assessedair quality data from 1,600 stations throughout the country and compared it with official records and coronavirus action plans of various cities.
China accuses the White House of censoring information about the US coronavirus outbreak
A Beijing spokesperson claimed the White House demanded American officials and health experts seek approval from Vice President Pence's office before making comments about the crisis.
Coronavirus may damage the brains of some patients, reports suggestsÂ
Patients in Florida, Michigan, China and Italy have come to hospitals with symptoms like confusion and even seizures due to a rare brain-swelling complication of coronavirus infection.
Coronavirus nurses on the frontline at Sydney Airport
Stationed at Sydney International Airport, these nurses and doctors spend their days performing coronavirus checks on the 4,000 daily arrivals from overseas.
America is the first country in the world with more than 1,000 coronavirus deaths in a day
Deaths rose by 1,047 on Wednesday - the deadliest 24 hours anywhere in the world - and continued to rise throughout the day on Thursday, bringing the total to 5,647 across the United States.
Premier League club suggests possibility of finishing current season in ChinaÂ
Premier League executives from all 20 clubs are preparing for a showdown video conference on Friday but are increasingly fearful they have nowhere left to turn to salvage the season.
MACAU DAILY TIMES Lawmakers express urgency in approving amended 2020 budget
The Second Standing Committee of the Legislative Assembly (AL) has agreed that the 10 billion pataca fund, which will be offered to local residents and businesses affected by the Covid-19 pandemic, sh
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