Trump hankers for roar of the crowd while Biden takes campaign virtual

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US elections 2020 Despite the pandemic, the president can’t wait to get back packed rallies while his Democratic rival practices caution. Each thinks he has a winning strategy A Läs mer…

Iran faces crisis amid record number of daily coronavirus infections

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Coronavirus outbreak Health ministry reports 3,574 new cases of the virus as second wave gathers force Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage A busy street in Läs mer…

Unreliable data: how doubt snowballed over Covid-19 drug research that swept the world

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Covid-19 investigations Unreliable data: how doubt snowballed over Covid-19 drug research that swept the world Manuel Negrete holds the anti-parasite drug ivermectin after buying it with a medical prescription Läs mer…

Oxfam funding crisis puts 200 UK jobs at risk

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Aid Threatened job losses follow announcement of 1,500 redundancies internationally and closure of offices in 18 countries Closure of shops during the Covid-19 pandemic has deepened the funding problems Läs mer…

China will crush dissent in Hong Kong, just as it did in Tiananmen Square | Ma Jian

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Opinion Tiananmen Square protests 1989 China will crush dissent in Hong Kong, just as it did in Tiananmen Square Ma Jian The state wants us to forget, but those Läs mer…

St Petersburg death tally casts doubt on Russian coronavirus figures

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Coronavirus outbreak City issues 1,552 more death certificates in May than last year, but Covid-19 toll was 171 Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Russian soldiers Läs mer…

#NiUnaMenos five years on: Latin America as deadly as ever for women, say activists

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; It has been five years since pent-up fury over staggering levels of violence against women erupted in a wave of public protest across Argentina under the slogan Ni Una Läs mer…

Australian universities to close campuses and shed thousands of jobs as revenue plummets due to Covid-19 crisis

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Several regional Australian universities are planning to shut campuses while others are set to announce hundreds of job losses in coming weeks to deal with the sharp falls in Läs mer…

WHO to resume hydroxychloroquine trial after earlier halt over safety concerns

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; World Health Organization Questions raised over study claiming drug linked to higher rate of mortality and heart problems in Covid-19 patients Sign up for Guardian Australia’s coronavirus email Download Läs mer…

Japan to explore ’simplified’ Olympics, says Tokyo governor

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Possible changes for Games next year being discussed Mandatory testing and limited movement among options Tokyo’s governor Yuriko Koike has said it may be necessary to a stage a Läs mer…

‘I’ve never felt so close to anyone this quickly’: the whirlwind romances of lockdown

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Relationships ‘I’ve never felt so close to anyone this quickly’: the whirlwind romances of lockdown In March, couples in England were advised to move in together or stay apart Läs mer…

How a small Spanish town became one of Europe's worst Covid-19 hotspots

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The long read How a small Spanish town became one of Europe’s worst Covid-19 hotspots Santo Domingo de la Calzada in La Rioja, Spain, photographed in 2014. Photograph: Louise Läs mer…

Global report: Mexico and Brazil hit highest daily deaths as Germany spends big on recovery

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Mexico’s daily death toll is twice previous high; Angela Merkel launches €130bn stimulus: China to allow some foreign flights to resume Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus Läs mer…

Coronavirus live news: Germany reveals major stimulus plan as global cases grow by 100,000 a day

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; €130bn German package cuts VAT, offers cash grants; Mumbai introduces new restrictions after hurricane; Italy opens borders; Follow the latest updates Exclusive: governments and WHO changed Covid policy bases Läs mer…

California: rise in Covid-19 cases raises fears over reopening and protests

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Some of the rise expected as counties accelerate plans to reopen and warm weather draws people to beaches and parks, expert says The number of coronavirus cases in California Läs mer…

Coronavirus live updates: Australian death in Bali investigated for Covid-19 as Nev Power appears before Senate – latest

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; An Australian man in his 50s reportedly died after breathing difficulties; and virus commissioner Nev Power to appear at inquiry into government’s response to pandemic Exclusive: flawed data from Läs mer…

Business secretary Alok Sharma appears unwell in House of Commons chamber – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Play Video 1:00 Alok Sharma, the business secretary, has been tested for coronavirus after feeling unwell while delivering a statement in the Commons. Sharma appeared ill and to be Läs mer…

How were medical journals and WHO caught out over hydroxychloroquine?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Studies under microscope after Guardian investigation reveals flaws with data from US company Surgisphere Governments and WHO changed Covid-19 policy based on suspect data from tiny US company Coronavirus Läs mer…

Can Australia expect a spike in coronavirus cases over winter?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Health Community transmission is more likely during the colder months due to lower humidity, viruses surviving longer on hard surfaces and people huddling together indoors A medical worker takes Läs mer…

Fears Latin America reopening too fast as Brazil’s Covid-19 deaths surge

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Experts have voiced fears that Latin America’s two largest economies are reopening too fast as a record number of Covid-19 deaths left Brazil poised to overtake Italy as the Läs mer…

Covid-19: Greece quarantines all passengers from Qatar flight

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; All 91 travellers put in quarantine after 12 test positive, illustrating risk of welcoming back tourists Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Greece has been forced Läs mer…

Theresa May attacks Boris Johnson over Brexit and Covid quarantine plans

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Former PM warns of security implications of no deal and threat to trade from travel restrictions Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Theresa May has launched Läs mer…

'We were packed like sardines': evidence grows of mass-event dangers early in pandemic

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Covid-19 investigations More from this series More from this series ’We were packed like sardines’: evidence grows of mass-event dangers early in pandemic Research appears to back up stories Läs mer…

Women picking fruit for UK supermarkets 'facing new forms of exploitation'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Human rights in focus Spain As Covid-19 causes workforce shortages, UN urged to urgently investigate worsening conditions in Spain’s strawberry industry Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus Läs mer…

Morrison government to offer $25,000 grants to help build and renovate homes

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Morrison government will fund grants worth $25,000 for eligible singles and couples planning to build or renovate homes between June and the end of December, with the uncapped Läs mer…

Obesity and coronavirus: how can a higher BMI increase your risk?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Coronavirus outbreak Experts call for more weight loss treatment in UK as studies show obese people are more vulnerable Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage A Läs mer…

Spain rekindles a radical idea: a Europe-wide minimum income

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Podemos leader enlists Portugal and Italy to lobby for policy as depression looms for coronavirus-ravaged southern Europe It’s been proposed, probed and pushed to the margins of the European Läs mer…

Facebook and Microsoft muscle in on Zoom video-call boom

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Zoom Google also aims to be part of rise in teleconferencing during coronavirus crisis Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Zoom’s revenue surged by 169% to Läs mer…

How to solve the UK's transport problem in the time of coronavirus – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Play Video 6:49 Those who can, should go back to work, Boris Johnson has said. But how will people get to work safely? If we take public transport, will Läs mer…

Met police twice as likely to fine black people over lockdown breaches – research

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Police Clear disproportionality revealed in number of police arrests and fines in London Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Police officers in a patrol car in Läs mer…

Governments and WHO changed Covid-19 policy based on suspect data from tiny US company

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The World Health Organization and a number of national governments have changed their Covid-19 policies and treatments on the basis of flawed data from a little-known US healthcare analytics Läs mer…

Cafe culture returns to France after lockdown – in pictures

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; In Paris, contented customers sit outside cafes and sip their morning espressos for the first time in 11 weeks. There are, however, strict rules: bars and restaurants have permission Läs mer…

’Air bridge’ linking UK to Portugal may be agreed by end of June

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Portuguese foreign minister confirms talks with UK as experts express safety fears Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage An “air bridge” between the UK and Portugal Läs mer…

Architect of Sweden’s coronavirus strategy admits too many died

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Anders Tegnell defends strategy but says there is ‘potential for improvement’ Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Sweden’s chief epidemiologist and the architect of its light-touch Läs mer…

Air pollution in China back to pre-Covid levels and Europe may follow

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Pollution Cleaner skies were a silver lining of pandemic but data indicates air quality receding as lockdowns eased Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Traffic in Läs mer…

The pandemic is being used as cover for a no-deal Brexit | Mujtaba Rahman

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Opinion Coronavirus outbreak The pandemic is being used as cover for a no-deal Brexit Mujtaba Rahman The Vote Leavers at the heart of government think the coronavirus crash will Läs mer…

Fighting cyclones and coronavirus: how we evacuated millions during a pandemic

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Global development Fighting cyclones and coronavirus: how we evacuated millions during a pandemic Bangladesh has battled the twin perils of a super-cyclone and Covid-19. We can offer lessons for Läs mer…

Jane Goodall: humanity is finished if it fails to adapt after Covid-19

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Jane Goodall Primatologist calls for overhaul of food habits to prevent a future pandemic Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Jane Goodall has blamed the Covid-19 Läs mer…

Unhappy hour: London’s West End during lockdown – in pictures

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; British theatre teeters on the brink of total collapse and restaurants, pubs and cinemas are yet to reopen. Photographer Martin Godwin takes a stroll through an eery West End Läs mer…

'Sacrificed': anger in China over death of Wuhan doctor from coronavirus

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Coronavirus outbreak Hu Weifeng, 42, worked at the same hospital as whistleblower ophthalmologist Li Wenliang Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Hu Weifeng died from coronavirus Läs mer…