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MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Several Australian health officials said on Sunday they were cautiously optimistic about the slowing spread of coronavirus in the country but warned social distancing restrictions...

NEW Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer faced fury last night over his belated attempt to rip anti-Semitism “poison” out of the party. The barrister apologised to the Jewish community and vowed to wipe...

NHS officials ‘screaming’ at factory chiefs for more tests: Manufacturers say they have been ‘completely overwhelmed’ by demand and cannot ‘magic ten million kits out of thin...

WE ALL have enough on our plates in this crisis without worrying about bureaucracy and red tape. So it is unacceptable that tens of thousands of workers placed on furlough are facing hardship for months. ⚠️...

The Covid denier: Belarus President says it will be beaten with vodka, saunas and working on tractors so his people are reduced to spray painting the death toll in graffiti Alexander Lukashenko a former...

FIFTY doctors in Britain will die fighting coronavirus if vital equipment is not urgently brought to the front line, a leading medic has warned. Rinesh Parmar, chairman of the Doctors’ Association,...

KAREN Matthews is expecting a baby with paedo fiancé Paul Sanders using a surrogate, a friend has claimed. Evil Matthews, 44, was jailed in 2008 for faking her daughters' kidnap for money, and is...

Most New Yorkers are doing their part, social distancing to protect elderly and vulnerable friends and family, in the struggle to flatten the curve and keep the coronavirus from overwhelming our hospitals....

SOCIAL media bosses will be told to crack down on 'crazed' conspiracy theories that "5G radiation sparked coronavirus". Two masts were reportedly torched this week amid the bizarre...

MORE than £400,000 in taxpayers’ cash is being spent to find why football fans get drunk. Scientists want to see if matches create a “special space” for binge-drinking. The university boffins have...

Thousands of local, state and federal inmates are pushing to get out from behind bars, calling the jails and prisons “petri dishes” for the coronavirus. Everyone from killers, drug traffickers...

The woman engaged to UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said she is “on the mend” after a week of coronavirus symptoms. “I’ve spent the past week in bed with the main symptoms of coronavirus,”...

New York reels as 630 die in a day; confirmed cases in US top 300,000 Coronavirus-related illnesses killed 630 people in the last day in New York state, Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Saturday, in the...

‘She gave up her life to save others’: Heartbroken husband of NHS nurse who died fighting coronavirus reveals how the mother-of-three died doing what ‘she adored’ Areema Nasreen...

The teenage rebel who outwitted Dr Mengele and lived to tell her tale: First-hand accounts of life in Nazi death camps never lose their terrible power but few are as extraordinary as Franci’s  ‘Your...

Larking about with the lads, future MI5 chief who even then was known as 007: How hockey-playing Glaswegian grew up to be the new director general of Britain’s domestic security agency Future MI5...