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Indonesia Adds 10,000 Covid-19 Cases Six Days into August Jakarta Globe
Vietnam converts Danang stadium into field hospital as it battles COVID-19 outbreak
The Globe and Mail
Two more Covid 19 deaths recorded in Bulawayo
The Chronicle
Macau tightens entry requirements for arrivals from coronavirus-hit Hong Kong
South China Morning Post
Tokyo Reports 360 New Cases of Coronavirus
Saudi Press Agency
Leader of the Upper Xingu, Chief Aritana Dies at The Age of 71 Victim of Covid-19
Folha de S.Paulo
Over 5,700 more virus cases reported in Southeast Asia
Anadolu Agency
620 new coronavirus infections in Kuwait, one death
Kuwait Times
6 states band together to secure rapid COVID testing
The Hill
Tanzania’s President Says Country Is Virus Free. Others Warn of Disaster
The New York Times
Angola's government reports 64 new Covid-19 cases
Prensa Latina
New Zealand warned to brace for inevitable return of COVID-19
BNN Bloomberg
NYC health commissioner resigns amid pandemic, tells staffers 'your talents must be better…
Covid Ravaging the Central Valley, California’s New Virus Epicenter
Courthouse News
Kazakhstan prepares for new wave of COVID-19
New Europe
New Mexico sees 214 new confirmed virus cases, 21,340 total
Associated Press
'They're dying ... It is what it is': Trump under fire for dismissive attitude New Zealand Herald
Sturgeon warns of growing outbreak in Scotland as Covid cases rise Evening Standard
4m banned from visiting homes outside their areas under lockdown rules in areas of the North i News
Lithuania stops travel from Malta, Estonia introduces quarantine as COVID-19 cases spike MaltaToday
Vietnam records 21 new COVID-19 infections on August 3 evening
Vietnam Plus
'Level of morbidity in Israel is among the highest in the world'
Arutz Sheva
823 Covid-19 cases, 19 deaths reported in the past 24 hours
The Romania Journal
Jakarta COVID-19 Daily Update: 489 New Positive Cases
Over half of Brussels municipalities beyond new-case alarm threshold
The Brussels Times
Coronavirus: Balochistan extends lockdown for another 15 days
The News International
Michigan Republican State Senator Tests Positive for COVID-19
‘Totally unacceptable’: Mayor Khan tears into PM Johnson for leaving him out of London’s Covid-19 second wave planning
There may never be a 'silver bullet' for COVID-19, WHO warns
NBC News
Illinois reports 1,467 new COVID-19 cases, 14 deaths
Armenia reports 209 new COVID-19 cases
Trend News Agency
Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa tests positive for COVID-19
The New Indian Express
Duterte mulls deploying military reservists to help in COVID-19 response
Uttarakhand’s Covid-19 count rises to 7,593; over 1.75 lakh samples tested so far
Hindustan Times
South Dakota reports 88 new coronavirus cases, 1 new death
Associated Press
Mississippi health department: Coronavirus deaths top 1,700
Associated Press
Wisconsin reports 922 new COVID cases, 1 new death
Associated Press
Utah has deadliest week since start of coronavirus pandemic
Associated Press
Iraqi Kurdistan confirms 334 new coronavirus cases, 9 deaths: ministry
Kurd Net
Prime minister of Kosovo tests positive for Covid-19
New Mexico reports 226 more coronavirus cases, 3 more deaths
Associated Press
Thailand suspends training exercise with US after soldiers test positive for COVID-19
Task & Purpose
Egypt detects 167 new coronavirus cases, 31 deaths on Sunday
Al-Ahram Weekly
Arkansas reports 637 more coronavirus cases
Associated Press
WHO calls COVID-19 ‘once-in-a-century health crisis’
The Dong-a Ilbo
Suspected Covid-19 case on cruise ship in Tahiti
Radio New Zealand
Marshallese struggle with Covid in US Radio New Zealand
Protesters call for Benyamin Netanyahou to resign France 24
Coronavirus: Major incident declared in Greater Manchester ITV
Expect ‘lengthy’ coronavirus pandemic WHO warns ZBC News Online
Morgues Are Flooded in Mississippi and Coroners Are Spooked
The Daily Beast
Latest update of the Coronavirus in Libya – August 01
The Libya Observer
BREAKING: Harare records 337 Covid-19 cases in one day
The Herald
Hydroxychloroquine can’t stop COVID-19. It’s time to move on, scientists say
Science News Online
Namibia closes its schools again only weeks after reopening them
The South African
COVID-19 count in Maharashtra Police force stands at 9,566
Rajasthan reports 561 new COVID-19 cases
Taiwan sees new COVID-19 case while following-up on mystery case
Focus Taiwan
Delhi logs 961 new Covid-19 infections, 15 more deaths take toll past 4,000-mark
Hindustan Times
Russia’s Claim of Having Developed COVID-19 Vaccine ‘Just for Show’: Iran
Iran Front Page
PM Modi condoles demise of UP Minister Kamal Rani
Coronavirus: NSW Premier considering tougher border controls
Israeli officials enter quarantine after minister tests positive for COVID-19
Jewish News Syndicate
UAE reports 239 new COVID-19 infections, no deaths
Qatar reports 3 deaths and 196 Covid-19 cases on Aug 2
The Peninsula
1,112 people infected with coronavirus registered in Ukraine per day
112 Ukraine International
In Italy, a new normal amid the pandemic while bracing for a second wave
NBC News
South Africa hits 500,000 confirmed cases, still not at peak
Medical Xpress
Israel's Netanyahu compares media to North Korea over protests against him
The National
Submarines and social distancing present daunting challenge
India's interior minister Amit Shah tests positive for coronavirus, hospitalised
The Straits Times
TN Governor Banwarilal Purohit tests positive for COVID-19; he is asymptomatic and 'stable'
The New Indian Express
Iran's COVID-19 death toll surpasses 17,000: Health Ministry
Mexico No. 3 in virus deaths; storm could hinder US response
Medical Xpress
State of disaster: Victoria goes into lockdown; Melbourne under curfew from 8pm
New Zealand Herald
Trump slams Fauci over testimony on COVID-19 surge
Politico EU
M25 could be 'border point' under London lockdown plans Evening Standard
Hong Kong postpones Legislative Council election, citing COVID-19 SupChina
West Virginia breaks record for new confirmed virus cases Associated Press
Florida breaks single-day COVID-19 death toll as hurricane looms
CBS News
South Korea court approves arrest of sect leader linked to COVID-19 outbreak: Yonhap
Metro US
Da Nang reports 12 more Covid-19 patients VnExpress International

Victoria's coronavirus crisis: fear hangs over Melbourne and nothing is like the first wave The Guardian
California officials report state’s first death of a child from COVID-19 PBS Online
Sage members worried serious disorder could 'overwhelm' attempts to control coronavirus Sky News
North Koreans Unconvinced by Claim That Infected Refugee Prompted COVID-19 Emergency Radio Free Asia
Vietnam Confronting New Wave of Coronavirus Cases Despite Earlier Success
The National Interest
Ireland sees virus surge with 70% of new cases under age of 45
Evening Standard
Over 10,000 Tyson Employees Reportedly Test Positive For Covid
Jared Kushner Scrapped a National Covid-19 Response Because it Was Hitting Democratic States
Cuba's president praises scientists' contribution against Covid-19
Prensa Latina
The U.S. Has Lost Control Of The Coronavirus. What Now?
3,000 Covid patients ‘missing’ in Bangalore
The Telegraph, Calcutta
First dog that tested positive for COVID-19 dies in New York
The Hindu
Spike in COVID-19 cases in China sparks fears of second wave
Hong Kong third wave: return to common sense and get people back to work
South China Morning Post
Queensland scrambles to contain virus outbreak
ABC Online - Radio Australia
Ex-US presidential candidate dies after refusing to wear mask, denying second wave
Coronavirus bounces back where it had been knocked out
Nigeria records 481 new Coronavirus infections
Premium Times, Nigeria
Bryan Cranston reveals he had COVID-19 and calls himself 'one of the lucky ones' after…
Mail Online
Florida breaks daily coronavirus death record for third day in a row
Brazil's first lady tests positive for COVID-19
The Hill
UK sees highest daily total of coronavirus cases for more than a month
Sky News
New restrictions on gatherings in North of England after Covid spike
The Independent
Florida reported a record 191 coronavirus deaths overnight
NBC News
Iraqi Kurdistan coronavirus death toll passes 500
Kurd Net
Florida deaths surpass 6,000 with single day record
Minister Thulas Nxesi discharged from hospital after undergoing treatment for Covid-19
473 undergoing self-isolation
Borneo Bulletin
Belarus President dismissed Covid-19 as 'psychosis.' Now he says he caught it
South Sudan reports 8 new COVID-19 cases
Radio Tamazuj
Iran registers a record 235 coronavirus deaths in 24hrs Middle East Monitor
Aliens and 'reptilians': US viral video doctor's odd beliefs
Mail Online
Sydney suburb of Potts Point a Covid hotspot
Vietnam halts flights to and from tourism hot spot Danang
The Straits Times
Zimbabwe Agriculture Minister hospitalised after driver dies of Covid-19
The Zimbabwe Mail
HK records over 100 Covid-19 cases for seventh straight day
The Straits Times
Fresh cluster in port city Dalian spreads to 5 Chinese regions
The Straits Times
U.S. coronavirus deaths could reach 200,000 by September Fusion
Seven European countries that are worried about a second wave Yahoo! UK & Ireland
Lebanon Coronavirus Updates: 3897 Infections, 51 Deaths, and 1709 Recoveries Al-Manar
Kenya restricts alcohol sales to halt 'aggressive surge' of coronavirus
Times LIVE
COVID-19 Cases on the Rise Again in China
The Globe Post
Finland's largest travel agency cancels all August trips to Spain, Croatia, and Turkey amid rising coronavirus cases
Helsinki Times
Zimbabwe’s parliament suspended as MPs contract virus
Anadolu Agency
Roundup: India reports highest daily spike of nearly 50,000 COVID-19 cases
South Korea News
Saudi Arabia announces 1,993 new COVID-19 cases, 27 deaths
Emirates News Agency
Key Trump adviser tests positive for Covid-19
Pet cat in Surrey first animal confirmed to have coronavirus in UK Metro.co.uk
Coronavirus pandemic 'still accelerating', WHO warns ITV
Mutation of Covid-19 may affect vaccine’s effectiveness, - official 112 Ukraine International
Romania again reports more than 1,000 new Covid-19 cases. Almost 15% of tests came out positive
Bihar's COVID-19 tally stands at 41,111
Hundreds of Belgian municipalities pass the new-case alarm threshold
The Brussels Times
Duque’s tricks to cover up Colombia’s COVID-19 crisis Colombia Reports
Jokowi Asks Covid-19 Task Force to Focus on Eight Worst-Hit Provinces Jakarta Globe
Coronavirus outbreak reported on farm in Bavaria; Ukrainians among patients UNIAN
Coronavirus: Queensland border control
Confirmed COVID-19 cases, deaths continue climb in Louisiana
Associated Press
North Dakota active COVID-19 cases exceed 1,000
Associated Press
Sindh reports 713 new Covid-19 cases
Business Recorder, Pakistan
Uganda registers second COVID-19 death
New Vision, Uganda
Nevada reports 1,018 new coronavirus cases, 2 more deaths
Associated Press
PNG authorities in Port Moresby yet to rule out lockdown
Radio New Zealand
Brazil confirms over 24,000 fresh COVID-19 cases, more than 500 new
Wisconsin reports 957 new confirmed COVID-19 cases
MPR News
NIGER – 1.2 million children and young people were out of school because of COVID-19
Save the Children International (Press Release)
Algeria Extends Curfew, Quarantine Measures in 29 Provinces
Canadian in critical condition after massive COVID-19 outbreak in U.S. immigration holding centre
The Globe and Mail
Kim shuts Kaesong over first virus case
Shanghai Daily
Morocco returns to partial coronavirus lockdown: Live updates
Al Jazeera
Karnataka: Record 24-hr spike, 5,199 new Covid-19 cases
Deccan Herald
Serbia registers record number of daily COVID-19 cases
Xinhua Online
Malaysia to reimpose lockdown if new cases hit above 100 a day
The worst day yet: Victoria coronavirus cases soar to horror levels
New Zealand Herald
Florida surpasses New York in coronavirus cases, adds 9,300
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
Kyrgyzstan records 38 deaths from COVID-19 and pneumonia in a day
Puducherry Legislative Assembly session to be conducted in open space after MLA tests positive for COVID-19
The New Indian Express
Gauteng moves beyond 150,000 Covid-19 cases as SA's total climbs to 421,996
Sowetan LIVE
The Czech Republic Reports 281 New Coronavirus Cases, Highest Daily Increase Since June
Prague Morning
Virologist at Wuhan lab speaks to Science: 'Trump owes us an apology’
Uzbekistan’s number of coronavirus infected reaches 19,653
UzA Uzbekistan National News Agency
Spain records 2,255 more Covid cases in 24 hours with number of infections now at 319,501
Mail Online
Bulgaria's coronavirus cases pass 10,000 mark – latest updates
TRT World
Russia reports 5,871 new COVID-19 cases
Emirates News Agency
Norway maintains travel restrictions to northern Sweden
The Independent Barents Observer
Brazil records over 50,000 COVID-19 cases for third consecutive day
Premium Times, Nigeria
2,902 Covid-19 active cases in Kosovo
Albanian Telegraphic Agency
Qatar reports 398 Covid-19 cases and 330 recoveries on July 25
The Peninsula
Palestinian Health Ministry announces 382 new COVID-19 cases, 1 death
Bahrain News Agency

Indonesia records 97,286 COVID-19 positive cases, 4,714 deaths Bernama
Kuwait: 683 new coronavirus cases, 4 deaths
Bahrain News Agency
Bihar witnesses biggest single-day spike of 2,803 new Covid-19 cases
Argentina breaks past 150,000 infections after worst week of pandemic so far
Buenos Aires Times
Hong Kong's COVID-19 situation remains grave as new cases hit record again
Catch News
Kyiv records 129 new cases of COVID-19 over past day, 81 people recovered
Coronavirus - Madagascar drug treats cough not COVID-19, Ehanire discloses while advising… African Press Organization
Romania reports record number of Covid-19 cases, and record number of tests
Sarawak may impose travel restrictions if Covid-19 cases spike Malay Mail
S.Korea reports highest single-day rise in coronavirus cases since March Ottawa Citizen
Concerns for churchgoers amid growing western Sydney coronavirus cluster The Sydney Morning Herald
Singapore reports 513 new COVID-19 cases, including 2 community infections
Channel NewsAsia

Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan tests positive for coronavirus Firstpost
Wisconsin records more than 1,000 new COVID-19 cases Associated Press
First LAPD officer dies from coronavirus
California Coronavirus Update: State Suffers Record Number Of Deaths For 2nd Day A Row,…
Deadline Hollywood
Spain Pulls Back On Summer Holiday Season As COVID-19 Cases Spike
Iran Covid-19 Death Toll Tops 15,000
Financial Tribune
Lebanese official finds he has COVID-19 at lunch with France's Le Drian
US Marine Assigned to Trump's Helicopter Squadron Tests Positive for COVID-19
Stephen Miller's uncle thanked immigrant medical workers after the Trump advisor's grandmother…
Yahoo! US
Machu Picchu empty for anniversary as Peru virus cases soar
France 24
Massachusetts, D.C., Implement Mandatory Quarantines U.S. News & World Report
Aussie state to send in army to check on virus cases The Straits Times
The Pacific project / 'We don't have enough beds': PNG hospitals braces for Covid-19 surge
The Guardian
7 Arab states report fresh deaths from coronavirus
Middle East Monitor
Alberta surpasses 10,000 total COVID-19 cases after recording 111 new cases Friday, 2 more deaths
Global News
B.C. reports 27 new COVID-19 cases, community outbreak on Haida Gwaii
Global News
Brazil’s Sao Paulo pushes back Carnival as cases keep soaring
Metro US
Moscow's COVID-19 toll rises by 14 to 4,389 over past day
Australia could have up to 500,000 secret infections
New Zealand Herald

Aide for US Congressman Vern Buchanan succumbs to COVID-19 AniNews.in
State office building closed after virus case reported
Associated Press
Fauci: Hate mail and threats made against me because of Covid-19
1,532 new known Illinois COVID-19 cases and 19 more deaths Associated Press
Two imported cases of COVID-19 reported, total rises to 415
Viet Nam News
Georgia reports 12 new cases of coronavirus, 158 remain infected with COVID-19
BREAKING: Nigeria records 591 new cases of COVID-19 as its total rises to 39,539; deaths now 845 Ripples Nigeria
Coronavirus Disguises Its mRNAs Using a Cap-Modifying Enzyme Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News
Boris Johnson admits UK could have done things 'differently' in coronavirus response SBS

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