The government will close all shops selling non-essential goods, Johnson said, including clothing stores, as well as other premises including libraries, playgrounds and outdoor gyms, and places of worship.
This would be a much stricter stay-at-home order that would bring all movement to a halt and also close all government offices, businesses and shops. All remaining domestic flights and public transport will also stop, and it
He called for global political commitment to change the trajectory of the pandemic, urging countries to take both defensive and attacking measures.
The coronavirus epidemic continued to spread in locked-down Italy on Sunday with total cumulative number of infected cases reaching 59,138 and deaths reaching 5,476, according to the latest data released by the Civil Protecti
Thailand has recorded one death since the outbreak while 52 patients have recovered and gone home while 668 are still being treated in hospitals
Saudi King Salman ordered a curfew - from 7 pm to 6 am for 21 days - to slow the spread of the coronavirus
The officials pledged efforts to speed up the resumption of key projects by solving the problems of labor shortage, transportation and supply of raw materials with accurate measures
What we really need to focus on is finding those who are sick, those who have the virus, and isolate them, find their contacts and isolate them”
Merkel had been vaccinated by doctor who later tested positive for the virus on Friday
More than 4,000 people have died in Italy in the month since a 78-year-old builder from the Lombardy region of Milan became the first known European fatality of Covid-19
Italy reported 6,557 new cases of coronavirus on Saturday, raising the total to 53,578 since the pandemic first broke out in its north on Feb.
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison warns the country could see lockdowns in a bid to curb coronavirus.
Pakistan on Saturday suspended all international flight operations for two weeks in a bid to contain the coronavirus pandemic, the civil aviation authority said.
Nepali Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Friday announced a number of prohibitive measures including suspension of incoming international flights to Nepal and long-distance transport operation amid COVID-19 outbreak.
No new domestically transmitted cases of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) were reported on the Chinese mainland for the third day in a row on Friday, the Chinese health authority said Saturday.
Italy sees record 627 deaths in a day; New York, California impose new restrictions
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has launched a messaging service with partners WhatsApp and Facebook to keep people safe from coronavirus. This easy-to-use messaging service has the potential to reach 2 billion people
There were six men who had committed the crime, but Ram Singh, the bus driver, committed suicide and a juvenile accused was released after spending three years in a reform home.
Troops deployed to move coffins from overwhelmed town
Trump held a video-conference with the leaders of the world’s major industrialized countries earlier this week