A 36-year-old nurse and mother-of-three is on a ventilator in intensive care after contracting coronavirus. Areema Nasreen is being treated at Walsall Manor Hospital in the West Midlands where she works and is in a critical condition..
As infections soar in Europe and the United States and the world economy spirals downwards, Japan has hinted at the next possible victim of the globe-spanning coronavirus: the Tokyo Olympics. Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe acknowledged that a postponement of the worlds greatest sporting event could be unavoidable..
NHS healthcare workers have received a round of applause and flowers from staff at Tesco in a nod to their work during the coronavirus outbreak. Tesco said that staff at stores across the country independently decided to make the gesture as part of the NHS hour it introduced today..
Boris Johnson is under mounting pressure to order a widespread lockdown after thousands of people ignored calls for “social distancing”..
All McDonalds restaurants in the UK and Ireland will close by 7pm on Monday to protect the safety of its employees and customers, the company said. The fast-food company, which has 135,000 employees in the UK and Ireland, said it has taken the “difficult decision” in a statement posted to Twitter – adding that stores […]
Football fans in Scotland have found a novel way to feed their appetite for the sport during its postponement by the coronavirus outbreak..
Chancellor Rishi Sunak is considering further measures to protect the self-employed from the impact of the coronavirus outbreak, a Cabinet minister has signalled..
A further seven people have died in Wales after contracting coronavirus – taking the total number of deaths during the pandemic to 12..
A strong earthquake shook Croatia and its capital on Sunday, causing widespread damage and panic..
The National Trust has announced that it will close its parks and gardens from midnight on Saturday, to help “restrict the spread of the coronavirus”..