publication date: Apr 13, 2020
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15 countries yet to confirm COVID-19 case Premium Times, Nigeria
Pacific: What role does remoteness play in tackling COVID19?
ABC Online - Radio Australia
Nicaragua continues to work amid pandemic, Ortega states
Prensa Latina
Donald Trump upbeat despite 2,494 deaths in US in a day
Hindustan Times
Meghalaya reports 2 more Covid-19 positive cases; Northeast tally rises to 50
India Today
Caloocan top health officer positive for coronavirus
Akwa Ibom extends COVID-19 lockdown by one week
Ripples Nigeria
US to provide Palestine $5 million to fight COVID-19
Anadolu Agency
Kota Kinabalu joins Tawau as second red zone in Sabah
Malay Mail
Tribes Aren't Getting Covid-19 Aid Because Federal Agencies Are Flailing
HuffPost (US)
Brazilian President Fires Health Minister After Clashes Over Coronavirus Distancing
NYC's coronavirus death toll rises by 723 in a day as city reclassifies probable deaths
Daily Mail
Coronavirus death toll exceeds 100 in Chile — authorities
Morocco thwarts Israel-Emirate plan to evacuate its Jews
Middle East Monitor
Anies: Jakarta Needs 170 More Ventilators for COVID-19 Patients
Presume COVID-19 is airborne, expert says Newshub
Australia will see a surge in Covid-19 deaths despite decline in cases, experts say Daily Mail
India's coronavirus cases cross 12,500, thousands defy lockdown in Karnataka, Tamil Nadu India Today
US Navy Says 94% of Crew on Aircraft Carrier Roosevelt Tested, 655 Have COVID-19
Madhya Pradesh 226 cases reported in single day; total count touches 1164
The New Indian Express
Libya's Coronavirus cases rise to 48 with two new recoveries
The Libya Observer
Midwestern states launch joint effort to reopen economies amid coronavirus
US Military Reports 403 New COVID-19 Cases, Bringing Total Close to 4,700 - Pentagon
Money is losing its meaning amid coronavirus pandemic
Buenos Aires Times
How an outbreak on the USS Roosevelt became a defining moment for the US military
UN envoy expects Yemen's warring sides to agree truce soon
Al Jazeera
Has Canada’s urban Indigenous population been forgotten amidst the coronavirus pandemic?
Toronto Star
Seven U.S. states extend coronavirus shutdown to May 15, as Trump prepares to map out plan
Metro US
Maharashtra virus tally crosses 3,000; city’s count 2,073
Hindustan Times
“Why Northerners maybe vulnerable to Coronavirus” – Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Politics Nigeria
Wisconsin extends stay-at-home order through May 26, closes schools for rest of academic year
The Hill
Japan extends state of emergency as Covid-19 outbreak worsens
Why this remote town in Lebanon has become a coronavirus hot spot
Al Jazeera
Fears grip Guatemala's Indigenous groups as coronavirus sets in
Al Jazeera
Federal inmate at B.C. prison dies from apparent complication related to COVID-19
The Globe and Mail
Spain champions WHO's effort in fighting Covid-19
Prensa Latina
France’s Virus Cases Climb by 17,164 to More Than 165,000
BNN Bloomberg
Vladimir Putin, Xi slam attempts to blame China for late COVID-19 response Oneindia
Pastor Tony Spell's Lawyer Has COVID-19, Attended Service
Kumanovo Mayor, Maksim Dimitrievski tests positive to coronavirus Meta.mk
‘We want to come home,' say 2,200 Argentines stranded in Andorra Buenos Aires Times
US alerted Israel, NATO to disease outbreak in China in November — report The Times of Israel
Brazil Breaks Record with 204 New Coronavirus Deaths in 24 Hours Folha de S.Paulo
Russian veterans urge Putin to postpone WWII parade over virus
France 24
Quebec reports 52 new COVID-19 deaths as confirmed cases reach nearly 15,000
Spain: Death Toll Keeps Falling but New COVID-19 Cases Rise
Over 11,000 Iranian Army medical personnel on front line of fighting COVID-19
Iran Daily
Telangana: Covid-19 cases down, discharges up, no new deaths
Bangalore Mirror
Trump versus WHO: What next for UN health body?
France 24
Belgium prolongs coronavirus lockdown
Medical Xpress
Brazil health official quits, Bolsonaro expected to fire minister
Metro US
Moscow hit by queues and jams as coronavirus travel permits brought in
Metro US
Funeral directors facing 'significant backlog' during COVID-19 crisis
Sky News
Oregonian Media Group will cut pay, furlough employees during coronavirus outbreak
The Oregonian
Indonesian Military Reports 55 Coronavirus Cases and 15 Deaths
Jakarta Globe
Kellyanne Conway Raises Eyebrows With 'Covid-1' Remark On Fox News
HuffPost (US)
Coronavirus: Didier Raoult the African and chloroquine, from Dakar to Brazzaville
The Africa Report
South Korea’s Response to COVID-19 in Africa
The Diplomat
Turkey's coronavirus death toll rises by 115 to 1,518: health minister
UNWFP and Ethiopia join efforts against Covid-19 in Africa
Prensa Latina
Defense Secretary Mark Esper: Coronavirus probably started naturally The Washington Times
Coronavirus pandemic: Jaipur turns into a nightmare for Gehlot government
The New Indian Express
Trump is desperate to find someone to blame for his coronavirus failings The Spectator
Guernsey general election postponed for a year BBC
6 inmates have died from virus at Ohio federal prison Associated Press
Indiana’s coronavirus deaths nearly quadruple in 2 weeks Associated Press
Algeria Reports 90 Cases of COVID-19 and 10 Deaths Saudi Press Agency
President Responds to Times Report With “Tantrum” While U.S. Death Toll Surpasses Italy’s FairWarning
Christians Were Fined $500 For Attending A “Drive In” Church — The Trump Administration Is Supporting Them In Court
Bus drivers fear for their safety during coronavirus
Morning Star
Bahrain Turns Car Park into ICU for Virus Patients
Asharq Al-awsat
Czech schools will not fully reopen by summer, according to step-by-step plan discussed by government
Expats CZ
Former WLS Chicago Anchor Kathy Brock Loses Mother to COVID-19, Her Father Remains in ICU
Cuomo: 'We don't have a king, we have a president'
Former MP's husband dies of coronavirus despite two negative test results
France Becomes Fourth Country to Pass 15,000 Coronavirus Death Toll
Rep. Cheney rebukes Trump’s claim of absolute authority
East Bay Times
Algeria, Iraq, Palestine report more COVID-19 cases
Anadolu Agency
Coronavirus Infections in Iraq Reach 1,400
COVID-19: US stops export of medical supplies, equipment
Daily Post
Trump Bizarrely Compares Governors in Coronavirus Spat to 'Mutineers' from British History
Kyrgyzstan extends COVID-19 state of emergency
New Europe
Manitoba Premier wants reduced work week for some civil servants during COVID-19 pandemic
The Globe and Mail
West Bengal government comes up with containment strategies for COVID-19 'high-risk' spots
The New Indian Express
Michigan Gov. Whitmer: States Won't Open 'Via Twitter'
N.J. Reports Record Covid-19 Deaths, Seeks U.S. Aid With Testing
BNN Bloomberg
I’m a Whole Foods worker in Philadelphia. I feel like I’ve been drafted into a war. The Counter
Tanzania Covid-19 cases rise to 46, Uganda flat at 54
Daily Nation
Growing Xenophobia Amid COVID-19
Pakistan Today
Coronavirus Cases Rise to 32 in Sudan Saudi Press Agency
Algeria Reports 87 Cases of Coronavirus and 13 Deaths Saudi Press Agency
Ecuador: 355 deaths and 7.525 Covid-19 positive cases
Prensa Latina
Nigerians React To Extension Of COVID-19 Lockdown In Lagos, Others
Politics Nigeria
Veteran broadcaster Gil Bailey loses COVID-19 battle
The Jamaica Observer
Brazil likely has 12 times more coronavirus cases than official count, study finds
Sudan imposes full lockdown in Khartoum to control coronavirus spread
Sudan Tribune
Kentucky’s death toll from coronavirus surpasses 100
Associated Press
New Jersey issues ’last resort’ triage guidance as Covid-19 cases top 64,000
Donald Trump ignores 22,129 coronavirus deaths to launch furious revenge strike on the media
Daily Mail
Jamaica's COVID-19 cases now at 73, three more recoveries
Jamaica Gleaner
U.S. coronavirus death toll tops 23,000
CBS News
More than 300 dead as confirmed coronavirus cases in Colorado near 7,700
Denver Post, Colorado
Popular NYC sports photographer dead at 48 from coronavirus
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
John Conway, inventor of the Game of Life, has died of COVID-19
Ars Technica
Give us better COVID-19 data to fight rumour and fear, mayor pleads
Brisbane Times
US governors announce multi-state pacts to begin easing coronavirus orders
The Guardian
One in seven Britons hospitalised with coronavirus die
Daily Mail
Ireland's case fatality rate now almost 4%
Trump White House blew off early COVID-19 warnings due to ‘ignorance, arrogance and incompetence’: report
The Raw Story
Israeli Health Minister branded ‘killer and Amalek’ in Jerusalem daubings
Jewish News
Brazil: Bolsonaro's defiance of distancing criticized by health minister
The Guardian
Coronavirus cases hike to 665 in Afghanistan
Ariana News
‘We’re in deep trouble’: Noam Chomsky explains how Trump and his ‘freak show’ are ‘moving literally to destroy the…
The Raw Story
Coronavirus: Latin American Countries Are Losing The Battle Against COVID-19 Due To Low Public Health Funding
Latin Times
Smithfield closes pork plant indefinitely; hot spot for coronavirus
Successful Farming
Trump’s coronavirus underestimation threatens constitutional crisis
American Enterprise Institute
George Stephanopoulos Tests Positive For Coronavirus
Talking Points Memo
First Navy Sailor from USS Theodore Roosevelt Dies of Coronavirus
Coronavirus - Libya: Arrival of lifesaving supplies in Libya
African Press Organization
Arunachal Pradesh extends lockdown from April 14 to 30
India Today
NYT reports Mossad operation to help Israel fight coronavirus
Arutz Sheva
‘No one should face hunger’: Sonia Gandhi seeks assurance from PM Modi amid lockdown
The Statesman
Italy FM compares consequences of COVID-19 with damage caused by war
Warm welcome to Cuban medical brigade in Turin
Prensa Latina
'The US is irrational by keeping blockade against Cuba,' says scholar
Prensa Latina
Imo governor tests negative to COVID-19 Nigerian Guardian
Coronavirus death toll in UK reaches 10,612
Russian military doctors cure seven Italians from coronavirus in Bergamo
Iran analyzes whether SARS-CoV-2 is part of a germ warfare
Prensa Latina
Eswatini King Mswati III hospitalized with COVID-19 – reports
The South African
Grand Duchess Maria Theresa's uncle dies of the Coronavirus
Royal Central
Tamil Nadu records 98 new coronavirus cases
India Today
Number of coronavirus cases in India rises to 9,152, 308 fatalities recorded: Health Ministry The New Indian Express
Coronavirus takes 5 more lives in Serbia: 3 men and 2 women die, their average age is 76

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