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WHO says 2 million coronavirus deaths is ‘not impossible’ as world approaches 1 million

As the global death toll from the coronavirus approaches 1 million people, the World Health Organization said Friday that it’s “not impossible” that number could double if countries don’t uniformly work to suppress the virus’ spread. “It’s certainly unimaginable, but it’s not impossible, because if we look at losing 1 million people in nine months… Read More »

Coronavirus UK: 871 more cases and 98 deaths

Are coronavirus cases now levelling off? Daily cases average drops for first time in a fortnight and 98 deaths are recorded after ONS estimated number of infections in England has fallen 12% in a week to 3,700 Statistics reveal 834 cases are being registered each day — down slightly from yesterday’s average of 835  The… Read More »

Malaysia reports 277 new coronavirus cases, no new deaths

New office buildings under construction are pictured in Kuala Lumpur, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, Malaysia June 3, 2020. REUTERS/ Lim Huey Teng KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysian health authorities on Thursday reported 277 new coronavirus cases after infections were detected in an immigration detention centre. The rise in new cases pushed Malaysia’s cumulative… Read More »

Coronavirus deaths fall to six-week low

Coronavirus death registrations in the UK in the week to 15 May reached their lowest point since the beginning of April. Between 11 and 15 May, there were 4,210 death registrations mentioning Covid-19, across the UK. Down from 4,426 the previous week, it is the lowest weekly figure since the 3,801 for the week ending… Read More »

Britain announces 269 more coronavirus deaths – the lowest daily tally in six weeks

UK announces 269 more coronavirus deaths – the lowest daily tally in six weeks – taking the country’s total fatalities to 31,855 The official death toll for the UK is now 31,855 and is the second highest globally  NHS England confirmed 178 more deaths in hospitals in England Scotland announced a further 10 fatalities, and… Read More »