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…

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…

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…

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…

'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…

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…

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…

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…

Coronavirus live news: India evacuates Covid-19 patients ahead of cyclone as Brazil deaths pass 30,000

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Yemen aid funding falls short by US$1bn; Zoom profits double; global cases pass 6.3m. Follow the latest updates Yemen faces tragedy as aid funding falls short by $1bn China Läs mer…

UK air bridges with holiday destinations impossible, warn public health experts

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Coronavirus outbreak Mutual pacts to exclude UK tourists from Covid-19 quarantine restrictions complicated Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Greek Minister of Tourism, Harry Theoharis said Läs mer…

Covid-19 spilling out of hospitals and care homes, says UK expert

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Coronavirus outbreak Prof Neil Ferguson tells Lords committee cases will remain steady until September Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Prof Neil Ferguson told the Lords Läs mer…

Chris Whitty 'vetoed lowering of coronavirus alert level'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Chris Whitty No 10 says England’s chief medical officer was responsible for keeping it at level four Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Sir Chris Whitty, Läs mer…

China withheld data on coronavirus from WHO, recordings reveal

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Coronavirus outbreak Complaints by officials at odds with body’s public praise of Beijing’s response to outbreak Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, head Läs mer…

Pakistan polio fears as Covid-19 causes millions of children to miss vaccinations

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; In April, almost 40 million children missed their polio drops in Pakistan after the cancellation of the nationwide vaccination campaign.  Alongside Afghanistan, Pakistan is one of only two countries Läs mer…

Coronavirus live news: Dr Fauci says he hasn't spoken to Trump in two weeks as Pakistanis told to 'live with virus'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; UK’s 14-day quarantine rules criticised as ‘ridiculous’; Global deaths pass 375,000; Spain reports no new deaths for the first time since March. Follow the latest updates Fauci says he Läs mer…

Coronavirus Australia latest updates: NSW healthcare workers protest pay freeze as legal threat to Queensland border closure looms – live news

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Paramedics have begun industrial action against NSW government plans to freeze the pay of all public servants due to the economic damage wrought by Covid-19 restrictions. Follow live Coronavirus Läs mer…

WHO warns overuse of antibiotics for Covid-19 will cause more deaths

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Coronavirus outbreak Director general says “worrying number” of bacteria are becoming resistant to medicines Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus at a coronavirus Läs mer…

K number: what is the coronavirus metric that could be crucial as lockdown eases?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The K value sheds light on how the transmission rate varies and can help identify clusters Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage When deciding how and Läs mer…

Spate of possible UK coronavirus cases from 2019 come to light

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Deaths of people thought caused by other respiratory infections are being re-examined by doctors Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage A day before the first confirmed Läs mer…

UK hospitals to trial five new drugs in search for coronavirus treatment

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Exclusive: thirty hospitals looking to sign up hundreds of patients to take part in studies Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Five new drugs are to Läs mer…

Global report: Wuhan reports no asymptomatic cases for first time

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Chinese city marks recovery milestone; English health officials voice concern over loosened lockdown; Brazil pass 500,000 cases Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage The Chinese city Läs mer…

Global report: Wuhan reports no asymptomatic cases for first time

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Chinese city marks recovery milestone; English health officials voice concern over loosened lockdown; Brazil pass 500,000 cases Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage The Chinese city Läs mer…

Coronavirus Australia news: more freedom as Covid-19 restrictions ease in NSW and Victoria – live updates

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Victorian restaurants, cafes and pubs can now serve meals for up to 20 people, while pubs, beauty salons and museums reopen in NSW. Follow the latest news Follow the Läs mer…

Global report: fears of coronavirus surge from US protests as world cases hit 6m

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Coronavirus outbreak The pope warns that people are more important than economies as countries ease lockdowns Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage US leaders have urged Läs mer…

African nations fail to find coronavirus quarantine escapees

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; There are more than 130,000 confirmed cases of Covid-19 in the continent Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Police across swathes of Africa have failed to find more Läs mer…

When there’s an app that can save lives, there will be no need to download it out of a sense of duty

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Opinion Coronavirus outbreak When there’s an app that can save lives, there will be no need to download it out of a sense of duty Stephanie Hare The NHS Läs mer…

The five: robots helping to tackle coronavirus

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The five Robots Automatons have been chipping in with the effort to beat Covid, from disinfecting hospitals to delivering groceries A Boston Dynamics robot is being used to enforce Läs mer…

UK may ditch NHS contact-tracing app for Apple and Google model

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Data protection MPs and rights groups have warned lack of data protection could make UK app illegal Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage An NHS employee Läs mer…