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Sun 29 Mar 2020

First royal dies from coronavirus

First royal dies from coronavirus

A Spanish princess has become the first royal victim of the deadly bug as the country recorded more than 800 people dead in just 24 hours.

Sat 28 Mar 2020

Trump’s bizarre source of virus advice

Trump’s bizarre source of virus advice

As the number of positive cases in America climbs above 104,000, US President Donald Trump reportedly called a former nemesis for COVID-19 advice.

101yo Italian man’s ‘extraordinary’ recovery

101yo Italian man’s ‘extraordinary’ recovery

An Italian man aged 101 has become the oldest person to recover from COVID-19, after he was released from hospital this week.

Spain finds Chinese test kits inaccurate

Spain finds Chinese test kits inaccurate

As coronavirus cases in Spain continue to rise rapidly, it’s been revealed the Chinese tests kits they’ve been using are not accurate enough.

Bali holidaymaker’s $1k virus mistake

Bali holidaymaker’s $1k virus mistake

A woman who recently returned to NSW from a holiday in Bali has been slapped with a hefty fine, following a “reckless” decision.

How long will coronavirus pandemic last?

How long will coronavirus pandemic last?

More than a billion people are stuck in their homes, wondering when their normal lives will return. When will it end? That depends.

Aussie options to flee the US are closing

Aussie options to flee the US are closing

Qantas and Virgin Australia are about to halt flights from Los Angeles, giving Australians few options to fly home.

How to get through a lockdown like a celebrity

premium_icon How to get through a lockdown like a celebrity

Ordinary and famous — we are now all stuck at home and having to find things to do. This is how the celebrities are getting through lockdown.

Patient zero: How the coronavirus became a pandemic

premium_icon Patient zero: How the coronavirus became a pandemic

It’s sparked global lockdowns while infecting hundreds of thousands of people across the world. And the pandemic is thought to have began after it jumped from animals...

UK PM Boris Johnson has coronavirus

UK PM Boris Johnson has coronavirus

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is in isolation after revealing he tested positive for COVID-19 as global coronavirus cases surpass 500,000.

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