outlookindia.com - Sacramento, Apr 7 (AP) California Gov Gavin Newsom announced Monday the state would loan 500 ventilators to the national stockpile for use by New York and other states experiencing a crush of coronavirus-related hospitalisations, even as he said the nation''s most populous state needs to find more ventilators of its own.
outlookindia.com - Jerusalem, Apr 7 (AFP) Israeli police released the Palestinian governor of Jerusalem on Monday after he spent 24 hours in detention for "illegal" political activities that he said was connected to the coronavirus fight.
outlookindia.com - Sao Paulo, Apr 7 (AFP) The epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak in Latin America, Brazil''s Sao Paulo state, has said it expects 111,000 deaths in the next six months, and extended its stay-at-home measures another two weeks.
outlookindia.com - Paris, Apr 7 (AFP) Sex workers in France have asked the government for an emergency fund to compensate them for lost income, after their work was especially hard-hit by social distancing and confinement measures to combat the coronavirus.
outlookindia.com - Rome, Apr 7 (AFP) Italy has unveiled a record 400 billion euro ( USD 430 billion) stimulus to help businesses hurt by a month-long national lockdown that is like to run on for many more weeks.
outlookindia.com - Kinshasa, Apr 7 (AFP) Kinshasa on Monday closed off its upmarket business district for two weeks and began large-scale disinfection in a bid to root out DR Congo''s main suspected source of coronavirus, while Kenya isolated its capital Nairobi and other key cities from the rest of the country.
outlookindia.com - Riyadh, Apr 7 (AFP) Saudi Arabia extended the duration of daily curfews in four governorates and five cities, including the capital, to 24 hours to combat coronavirus as confirmed deaths from the disease hit 38.
outlookindia.com - London, Apr 7 (AFP) British pharmaceutical group GlaxoSmithKline has teamed up with US peer Vir Biotechnology to find antibodies to help fight COVID-19 and "likely" future outbreaks, the pair has announced.
outlookindia.com - Concord (US), Apr 7 (AP) Thanks to an old-fashioned fingerprint-matching technique, the remains of a shooting victim found alongside a New Hampshire highway 50 years ago have been identified as a Vermont man who had been released from prison three months earlier, authorities said.
outlookindia.com - Washington, Apr 7 (AP) President Donald Trump and his administration kept up their out-sized promotion Monday of an anti-malaria drug not yet officially approved for fighting the new coronavirus, even though scientists say more testing is needed before it''s proven safe and effective against COVID-19.
outlookindia.com - New York, Apr 6 (AP) Stocks around the world jumped Monday after some of the hardest-hit areas offered sparks of hope that the worst of the coronavirus outbreak may be on the horizon.
outlookindia.com - Concord (US), Apr 6 (AP) Thanks to an old-fashioned fingerprint-matching technique, the remains of a shooting victim found alongside a New Hampshire highway 50 years ago have been identified as a Vermont man who had been released from prison three months earlier, authorities said Monday.
outlookindia.com - Brisbane, Apr 6 (AFP) Australia''s Great Barrier Reef has suffered its most widespread coral bleaching on record, scientists said Tuesday in a dire warning about the threat posed by climate change to the world''s largest living organism.
outlookindia.com - Paris, Apr 6 (AFP) Sex workers in France on Monday asked the government for an emergency fund to compensate them for lost income, after their work was especially hard-hit by social distancing and confinement measures to combat the coronavirus.
outlookindia.com - New Delhi, Apr 6 (PTI) Kerala Governor Arif Mohammad Khan on Monday complimented his counterparts in other states for voluntarily accepting a 30 per cent cut in their salaries and allowances in the fight against coronavirus.