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publication date: Apr 22, 2020
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South Dakota COVID-10 cases grow, additional death reported
Associated Press
Number of virus deaths climbs to nearly 2,000 in Illinois
Associated Press
Coronavirus: Bahrain confirms 44 new infections, total at 2,647 cases, eight deaths
Al Arabiya
Queensland's borders to remain closed
9News
Man dies after taking disinfectant against coronavirus in northwestern Turkey
Turkish Minute
Iran plans to reopen mosques in areas free of coronavirus, president says
Reuters
Russian Defence Ministry Releases Data on COVID-19 Among Servicemen For the First Time
Sputnik
Premier announces just two new coronavirus cases in NSW
The Age
Victoria doesn’t follow other states in easing coronavirus restrictions before 11 May
Neos Kosmos
Kim Jong-un left public view 'because bodyguard had suspected coronavirus'
Daily Star
17 police officers killed by Corona in Peru
Pakistan Observer
FEMA seized 5MILLION face masks ordered for veterans, Va official says
Daily Mail
Thailand says tourism likely won't improve until coronavirus vaccine found
The Straits Times
New Mexico has at least 2,726 coronavirus cases and 99 dead
Associated Press
Ron DeSantis calls Florida ‘God’s waiting room’ for dying seniors at coronavirus press conference
The Raw Story
Nova Scotia reports two new COVID-19 deaths, eight new cases
CTV.ca
Syria government ends school year early amid coronavirus pandemic
Middle East Eye
West Virginia records 34th coronavirus death
Associated Press
Guinea-Bissau reports first death from coronavirus
Medical Xpress
Number of Arkansas coronavirus cases surpass at least 2,900
Associated Press
Former Jamaican Prime Minister Applauds Cuba's Generosity
teleSUR
Singapore Becomes Asia’s Most Infected Nation After China, India
BNN Bloomberg
The COVID Crisis is Accelerating a Global Shift to Authoritarianism (In America, Too)
History News Network
Mexico drug cartels turn charities in coronavirus pandemic
Deutsche Welle
Poison control centres in US see spike in calls after Trump suggested disinfectant could cure Covid-19
TVNZ
France sees drop in virus cases, deaths
Anadolu Agency
COVID-19: UK sees lowest daily deaths this month
Anadolu Agency
Italy reports lowest single-day coronavirus death toll since March 12
Axios
Gottlieb says reassigning vaccine chief 'is going to set us back'
The Hill
Solomons has capability to test for Covid-19 in country
Radio New Zealand
Media needs to de-platform Trump for his statements about COVID-19
CGTN America
Journalism Professors Call on Networks to Stop Airing Trump Briefings Live
The Wrap
Israel's Health Minister confirms plans to resign amid coronavirus crisis AniNews.in
San Juan Mayor Says 'No One' in Puerto Rico Has Received a COVID-19 Stimulus Check
TIME
Spain Records Lowest Coronavirus Death As Lockdown Eases
KDRTV
Coronavirus: Infection cases rise beyond 10K in Belarus
Belsat TV
'Test, trace, isolate' - Iceland PM says strict strategy has controlled outbreak
Sky News
2 more dead of COVID-19 in Utah, total deaths at 41 Associated Press
Singapore reports 618 new COVID-19 cases Xinhua Online
Coronavirus deaths in Canada climb closer to 2,500 as confirmed cases surpass 45K Global News
The impact of COVID-19 on Native Americans
CGTN
Mexico coronavirus infections rise to 13,842 cases and 1,305 deaths
Reuters.co.uk
Orange County coronavirus cases near 2,000
Los Angeles Times
Panama coronavirus cases rise to 5,538, deaths reach 159
Reuters
Brazil becoming coronavirus hot spot as testing falters The Observer, Uganda
Argentina extends coronavirus quarantine until May 10
Metro US
Tasmania records 11th coronavirus death
ABC Online
Hawaii’s governor extends stay-at-home order until May 31
Associated Press
First Nations communities see increase in COVID-19 cases, minister says Global News
Nova Scotia reports six new COVID-19 deaths, 15 new cases CTV.ca
Manipur’s Behiang on India-Myanmar border sealed
Imphal Free Press

JUST IN: Osun Records 12 New COVID-19 Cases Sahara Reporters
Israel's coronavirus death toll up to 199, with 15,298 confirmed cases Ynet News
Manitoba announces new COVID-19 cases, cancels daily news conference for Saturday CTV.ca
Coronavirus: UAE confirms 7 deaths, 532 new cases as testing surpasses 1 million Al Arabiya
Britain becomes fifth country to top 20,000 Covid-19 deaths The Irish News
Iran Starts Exporting Medical Supplies for Coronavirus Battle
Iran Front Page
Wisconsin reports largest 1-day increase of COVID-19 cases
Associated Press
Sri Lanka: Total Tally of COVID – 19 Positive cases 452
Asian Tribune
Doug Ford Blasts ‘Reckless’ Protesters Rallying Against Covid-19 Measures
HuffPost Canada
Washington Post sues State Department over coronavirus cables
The Washington Post
Turkey’s coronavirus cases at 107,773, death toll reaches 2,706
Turkish Minute
US said to annul work visa of Israeli who boarded flight while hiding illness
The Times of Israel
South Carolina sees 8 new coronavirus deaths, 180 new cases
Associated Press
Top Tories join calls to bar Cummings from scientific advisory group
The Guardian
Japan faces infection wave in hospitals, aboard cruise ship
The Straits Times
Coronavirus cases increase by over 93,000 people per day globally — WHO
TASS
1 new death, 76 new cases of coronavirus in Oregon Associated Press
Coronavirus deaths in America surge to 53,396 and the number of cases edge closer to 1 million Daily Mail
216 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Alberta on Saturday
CTV.ca
Governor fears surge in coronavirus cases during May Pakistan Observer
38 coronavirus patients die in Moscow in past day, overall death toll at 404 TASS
'No evidence' having coronavirus gives sufferers immunity: WHO 9News
Covid-19 global death toll passes 200,000 as cases near 3 million Radio New Zealand
Malaysian doctor based in UK succumbs to COVID-19 Bernama
Singapore reports 618 new cases of COVID-19, bringing total to 12,693
Channel NewsAsia
Bipartisan hardliners use coronavirus as the shark to escalate Cold War with China
Global Times
Czechia sends €157,000 in aid to Greece to battle coronavirus outbreak in migrant camps
REMIX
Nu 1,271M allocated for stockpiling essential food items
Kuensel
Malaysia reports 51 new coronavirus cases, 2 deaths
Reuters.co.uk
Maharashtra's COVID-19 count rises to 6,817; death toll at 301
Catch News
Isle of Man to ease lockdown restrictions
The Independent
Burkina Faso struggles against COVID-19 and extremist threat
Associated Press
Nations back UN global vaccine drive as Trump 'bleach' theory sparks outrage
RFI
Bats cannot directly infect humans with Covid-19: Scientists
Hindustan Times
Sikkim pharma industry fully functional despite lockdown, says no shortage in domestic drugs
Indian Express
Can San Marino's 'aggressive' COVID-19 testing strategy save Europe? euronews
King of Spain visits royal guard as study says 2MILLION Spanish could be infected with…
Daily Mail
Sarawak Covid-19 cases reach 478
Malay Mail
Sudden Spike in New Yorkers Ingesting Bleach After Trump Touts it as Potential 'Cure' for…
News18.com
Number of registered COVID-19 cases rises slightly
Radio Prague
Bali cluster: 10 out of 43 with Covid-19 are medical workers
Malay Mail
Senior doctor in Peshawar loses life to coronavirus
The News International
Armenia reports biggest single-day jump in Covid-19 cases since April 2
PanARMENIAN.Net
Boris Johnson aide attended key science meetings on virus
Associated Press
Filipino man commits suicide in Kuwait after testing positive for COVID-19
Kuwait Times
Rajasthan reports two fresh COVID-19 cases
AniNews.in
Reporting in Wuhan: 'I thought Sars wouldn't be repeated, this was worse'
The Guardian
Indonesia reports 396 new coronavirus cases, 31 more deaths
Saudi Press Agency
Coronavirus in Libya: few confirmed cases but the prospects look bleak
Al-Bab
Coronavirus death toll in Europe tops 120,000: AFP tally
RT
Five more test positive for COVID-19 in Bihar, total cases 228
The Financial Express
Tajikistan closes schools, suspends food exports due to coronavirus
Reuters
Moscow documents nearly 40,000 COVID-19 cases
TASS
Lebanon Confirms New Coronavirus Deaths, Eight New Cases
Naharnet
Coronavirus outbreak in Belarus home for disabled children
Reuters
Global coronavirus death toll nears 200,000, as world leaders commit to finding vaccine
NBC News
Two new waves of deaths are about to break over the NHS, new analysis warns
The Telegraph
Tokyo Confirms 103 New Coronavirus Cases Jiji Press
Health Ministry confirms 1,134 new COVID-19 infections
Mehr News Agency
1234 COVID-19 Cases in Bulgaria
Novinite
Oman announces 115 new cases of Covid-19
Gulf Times
Certain Nations Try to Justify Insufficient COVID-19 Response by Blaming WHO - Moscow
Sputnik
Serbia sends four planes carrying medical equipment to Italy
Reuters.co.uk
200 Cuban medics to help SA fight Covid-19
Mail & Guardian Online
Bastar’s 'Aali' — a coronavirus-lookalike flower has traditional use for tribals The New Indian Express
Operational Headquarters: Azerbaijan confirms 25 new COVID-19 cases Trend News Agency
Spain’s death toll from Covid-19 rises to 22,902 Malay Mail
Maryland Emergency Management Agency has received ‘several calls’ about using disinfectant to cure COVID-19 The Raw Story
Lysol Manufacturer Warns Trump Is a Dangerous Moron, “Under No Circumstanc…
Vanity Fair
Drones to deliver NHS supplies to Isle of Wight
BBC
Egyptian doctor dies of coronavirus in Aswan: Doctors' syndicate
Al-Ahram Weekly
Gujarat reports 191 new COVID-19 cases
AniNews.in
Burger King tweets 'don't drink bleach' after Trump sparks backlash by suggesting disinfectants …
Business Insider
South Dakota continues malaria drug trial despite FDA alert
Associated Press
Ontario admits COVID-19 death toll is significantly higher than what it reports daily
CTV.ca
Eurovision 2020 cancelled: ‘My heart goes out to my fellow artists and Eurovision fans’
The Irish Times
US Ditches Global Team Helping Develop COVID Vaccine
Futurism
'Wales needs more intensive care staff to cope'
BBC
Covid-19 infections rise to 4,220 across SA
Times LIVE
Italy's coronavirus epidemic 'began in January'
TRT World
Do not heed Trump's hint about injecting disinfectant, says Foster
Belfast Telegraph
WHO, World Leaders Team Up on Global Vaccine Program
Courthouse News
France braces for second wave of coronavirus infections
9News
China sends Scotland 11 million face masks
BBC
Florida pastor arrested after punching Rotary Club president in clash over coronavirus food giveaway
The Raw Story
Brazil Registers Record of Daily Deaths as Hospitals Collapse
teleSUR
Ecuador Test Results Are In and Confirmed Cases Have Doubled
BNN Bloomberg
Saskatchewan reports biggest one-day jump in new coronavirus cases in over two weeks
Global News
Twin sisters, 37, die three days apart after catching coronavirus
Metro.co.uk
Political chaos in Brazil as minister quits in outbreak fallout
East Bay Times
The Cruel Ageism Of COVID-19 Threatens To Temporarily Purge Older Actors From The Screen Deadline Hollywood
Lysol Warns Against Ingesting Disinfectant After President's Comments
Newsy
Kenneth Saunders III, Civic Leader with a Mediating Touch, Dies at 43
The New York Times
Egypt reports over 4,000 Covid-19 cases Prensa Latina
3rd resident of Kensington seniors’ facility in Edmonton dies of COVID-19
Global News
The spies who predicted Covid-19
Gulf Times
Donald Trump branded “moron” for suggesting disinfectant could treat coronavirus
Mirror.co.uk
Leah Bernstein, Longtime Secretary to Stanley Kramer, Dies of Coronavirus Complications at 99
Hollywood Reporter
Outbreak in seven states growing faster than national rate: IIT model
Indian Express
Second Navy Warship Reports Coronavirus Outbreak While at Sea
TIME
50,000 die of coronavirus in US as Trump says country has done ‘great job’
LBC News
Native American Tribes Say They’re At Risk Of Losing Out On Potentially Millions Of Coronavirus Stimulus Dollars
BuzzFeed
Coronavirus death toll has now surpassed 50,000 in the U.S.
Gizmodo
Coronavirus came to New York from Europe, not China Ottawa Citizen
Finland cancels summer: Holidaying amid coronavirus YLE News
Pompeo warns U.S. may never restore WHO funding The Globe and Mail
58 people test Covid-19 positive in UP; cases rise to 1,507
India Today
Canada surpasses 2,000 deaths connected to COVID-19
CTV.ca
PM Borissov: Coronavirus cases and death rate in Bulgaria is one of lowest in EU
BNT News
China says to give another $30 million To WHO, Days After US Halts Funds Oneindia
Africa’s 43% jump in COVID-19 cases in one week worries experts The Times of Israel
UK hospital coronavirus death toll rises to 18,738 as 616 more lives lost ITV
Louisiana governor: Masks to be part of ‘new normal’ Associated Press
Northern Alberta community confirms province’s first known COVID-19 case on a First Nation
Global News
PM: Fiji Flattens COVID-19 Curve With 44% Recovery
Fiji Sun
Mississippi Becomes 2nd US State to Plan Lawsuit Against China for COVID-19 Deaths, Economic Losses
Sputnik
Neo-Nazis stole nearly 25,000 email credentials from who, NIH and the Gates Foundation
Daily Mail
Harris apologises for ‘awful boo boo’ on past coronavirus numbers
Belfast Telegraph
Colorado surpasses 500 coronavirus-related deaths as confirmed cases near 11,000
Denver Post, Colorado
Officials: Coronavirus death toll in Massachusetts about doubles in a week, surging past 2,000
Associated Press
Coronavirus: Bahrain tally at 2,027 total confirmed cases, 1,026 recovered, 7 dead
Al Arabiya
Policeman Dies Of COVID-19 In Edo Sahara Reporters
Sweden avoids full lockdown, but PM insists restrictions continue
Al Jazeera
Democratic lawmaker blows up at Jim Jordan for trying to derail coronavirus investigation
The Raw Story
Magnum, P.I.,’ ‘Knight Rider’ Producer Joel Rogosin Dies of Coronavirus at MPTF Retirement Home
Variety
World Health Org confirms COVID-19 came from animals and not lab
theGrio
Five new cases of COVID-19
The Nassau Guardian
Hogan tours reopened Laurel hospital; virus death toll rises
Associated Press
Hamilton has 354 COVID-19 cases, 17 deaths: public health
Global News
Does coronavirus cause deadly blood clots too?
Daily Mail
PNG registers 8th confirmed covid-19 case
Radio New Zealand
Hydroxychloroquine not effective in treating COVID-19: study
ABC Online - Radio Australia
KP CM visits Abbottabad to review Covid-19 situation
Pakistan Observer
Israel’s Defense Minister to Stop Conducting Coronavirus Tests for Gaza
International Middle East Media Center
Donald Kennedy, former Stanford president and FDA chief, dies of COVID-19
Los Angeles Times
Government to tell Brits to wear facemasks at work in shops and in public to stop coronavirus…
Daily Mail
Trump calls on CDC director to denounce 'fake news' – who admits quote
The Independent
Top government doctor says he was fired for refusing to push hydroxychloroquine
Daily Mail

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