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Good Friday: Another increase in Kilkenny confirmed cases

Good Friday: Another increase in Kilkenny confirmed cases

Galway Bay fm newsroom - The Health Minister says the backlog of tests shipped to a German lab for analysis should be completed by the end of next week. The Department also confirmed that 553 new cas...

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Over 550 Sailors From USS Roosevelt Test Positive

Over 550 Sailors From USS Roosevelt Test Positive

At least 3,155 sailors have moved to facilities on the island after testing negative. The Navy issued new COVID-19 guidance on Friday, saying "individuals identified as having confirmed or proba...

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New coronavirus cases doubles to 99 in mainland China

New coronavirus cases doubles to 99 in mainland China

Elsewhere, Inner Mongolia had a daily tally of 27 new imported cases by Saturday morning, also all from Russian Federation, the region's health authority said. "The most obvious one is that in Europe ...

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Uruguay transports Australians, New Zealanders from virus-hit cruise ship

The aircraft is also equipped with medical equipment, if it should be necessary to treat the sick during the flight. Passengers from the Australian cruise ship Greg Mortimer , get on a plane to be ...

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Bangladesh hangs killer of founding father Mujibur Rahman

Bangladesh hangs killer of founding father Mujibur Rahman

A specialised police unit arrested Majed, one of the fugitive convicted Bangabandhu assassins, as he returned home after hiding for almost two and half decades in India . Majed was posted as Banglade...

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Doctor Who Warned Boris Johnson About COVID-19 Shortage Dies

Doctor Who Warned Boris Johnson About COVID-19 Shortage Dies

On March 18, as the United Kingdom was reversing away from its herd immunity strategy, Dr Chowdhury sent a message on Facebook to Boris Johnson urging the United Kingdom government to invest in more...

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62-year-old doctor dies of Covid-19 in Indore — Madhya Pradesh

62-year-old doctor dies of Covid-19 in Indore — Madhya Pradesh

According to details by the state health department, of these, 40 new cases were reported from Indore district, which now has a total of 213, say health department sources. This is the first case of...

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War-torn Yemen braces for possible coronavirus outbreak after reporting first case

War-torn Yemen braces for possible coronavirus outbreak after reporting first case

Noting that Yemen's humanitarian crisis makes the country exceptionally vulnerable to an outbreak of COVID-19, the council "stressed that further military escalation in Yemen would hinder the access o...

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Queen Elizabeth offers Easter message of hope in the face of coronavirus

Queen Elizabeth offers Easter message of hope in the face of coronavirus

The Queen promises Easter "isn't cancelled" but "by keeping apart we keep safe" in what is a stirring address to the nation. But Easter isn't terminated; undoubtedly, we require Easter as long aseve...

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Local churches host drive-in services

Local churches host drive-in services

Dave Fowler, who is the Branch County Clinic Director from the Community Health Agency, encourages everyone to be responsible and maintain appropriate social distancing which means staying in your veh...

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Taliban meet with US general amid tensions over peace deal

Taliban meet with US general amid tensions over peace deal

The top USA commander in Afghanistan flew to Qatar for urgent talks with the Taliban on Friday as concerns over the country's faltering peace process mounted, officials said. The Taliban say they have...

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WHO is looking into reports of COVID-19 patients testing positive again

WHO is looking into reports of COVID-19 patients testing positive again

More than 450 South Koreans quarantined at special facilities for coronavirus patients started casting their ballots Friday, as the country kicked off early voting for next week's general election. Ju...

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Covid-19 in Gauteng

Covid-19 in Gauteng

The 50 guests involved in the wedding with them have also been arrested by the police. A bride and groom were been arrested in Nseleni, northern KwaZulu-Natal, a short while ago. Health Minister Zw...

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Hamas Says It Arrested Gazan after Zoom Call with Israelis

Hamas Says It Arrested Gazan after Zoom Call with Israelis

The Arab league head further raised concerns about Israel's mistreatment of around 5,000 Palestinian prisoners and its inhumane behavior toward Palestinian workers. However, public markets remained ...

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Coronavirus: Homeless singles will move to NYC hotels, de Blasio says

Coronavirus: Homeless singles will move to NYC hotels, de Blasio says

At least that was the idea. The mayor said he hoped school could resume normally in September at the start of the new school year. During a midday news briefing in Albany, Cuomo said he would like...

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United Kingdom death toll nears 1,000 daily as Boris Johnson walks in hospital

He said he was experiencing "mild symptoms" and would continue leading the country - while self-isolating in his apartment in Downing Street . He was moved to an intensive care unit (ICU) the next ...

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COVID-19: Sixty-nine new cases, one new death in Calgary

COVID-19: Sixty-nine new cases, one new death in Calgary

Four were residents of the McKenzie Towne continuing care facility. Hinshaw said changes will mean that all workers in continuing care facilities will be required to wear masks at all times when pro...

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Fewer deaths, new cases of virus in Spain

Fewer deaths, new cases of virus in Spain

MOSCOW • Russia yesterday reported a record one-day rise in coronavirus cases, pushing the official tally to more than 10,000, a day after President Vladimir Putin said the coming weeks would prove de...

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Iranians must respect health protocols as coronavirus curbs ease -Rouhani

Iranians must respect health protocols as coronavirus curbs ease -Rouhani

Before the pandemic, US-imposed sanctions have contracted Iran's economy by 8.7 percent in the past year due to external shocks to oil and gas sector output. The US has the support of Iran's princ...

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Unclaimed COVID-19 Victims' Bodies Could Be Buried On NYC's Hart Island

Unclaimed COVID-19 Victims' Bodies Could Be Buried On NYC's Hart Island

The coroner's office can store between 800 and 900 bodies on its premises, according to the Times , and it has additional space for 4,000 more in fifty hundred refrigerated trucks that they have sen...

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U.S. coronavirus deaths top 17,000 -Reuters tally

U.S. coronavirus deaths top 17,000 -Reuters tally

According to Fauci, the antibody exams will assist to turn "how much that virus has penetrated the society", as extra instances is going by way of and the USA will get to the goal of "considering open...

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Offenbach: changeable weather in the Easter holidays in the East

Offenbach: changeable weather in the Easter holidays in the East

The one chance for wet weather will be in store for portions of the Sierra on Saturday night into Sunday as an area of low pressure drops down into the Rockies to our East. on Friday, according to the...

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OPEC+ Agrees to Historic 10M Bpd Production Cut

OPEC+ Agrees to Historic 10M Bpd Production Cut

Lopez Obrador, speaking at his daily press briefing, said President Trump "generously" offered for the U.S.to reduce output by an additional 250,000 barrels a day, according to The Wall Street Journ...

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Indonesia's Anak Krakatau volcano shoots ash, lava

The 2018 eruption caused a tsunami along the coasts of Sumatra and Java, killing 430 people. After that eruption, scientists said the volcano's island was reduced to about a quarter of its pre-erupt...

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Spain reports lowest coronavirus daily toll in 17 days

On the other hand, Spain's Minister of Health , Salvador Illa , last Wednesday dissociated himself from the line of Maria Jesus Montero, the Minister of Finance and Government Spokesperson, and di...

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Woman gets reinfected with coronavirus in central Thailand

Woman gets reinfected with coronavirus in central Thailand

Raising the total number of Covid-19 cases to 2,473. "The culture ministry has asked to stop all Songkran activities, traveling back to hometowns and pouring water for blessings with older family me...

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Iraq Iraq's president taps intelligence chief to form new government

Iraq Iraq's president taps intelligence chief to form new government

Iraq's President Barham Salih instructs Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi (right) in Baghdad . The UN mission in Iraq welcomed Mr Al Kadhimi's nomination to form a new government in a tweet posted ...

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Singapore stops teachers using Zoom app - Cloud

Singapore stops teachers using Zoom app - Cloud

One of which left several young girls exposed to obscene imagery and lewd comments from two male strangers. "MOE (Ministry of Education) is now investigating both breaches and will lodge a police rep...

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Cheyenne community is celebrating Passover differently this year

Cheyenne community is celebrating Passover differently this year

As Passover begins on Wednesday evening for members of the Jewish faith community, local leaders of the Chabad of Robbinsville and Southern Hamilton found ways to help their community still celebrat...

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U.S. coronavirus cases top 500,000: Reuters tally

U.S. coronavirus cases top 500,000: Reuters tally

The number of deaths reported on Friday surpassed 2,000 for the first time in a single day. Smaller nations and islands - including us - are not immune, unfortunately Bermuda has had four deaths, Sa...

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China closes land border with Russian Federation to prevent Covid-19

China closes land border with Russian Federation to prevent Covid-19

Residents of one Heilongjiang city have been ordered into isolation while the city's border with Russian Federation is closed following a wave of imported coronavirus cases. They first flew about nine...

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Worldwide coronavirus death toll tops 100000 - Johns Hopkins University

Worldwide coronavirus death toll tops 100000 - Johns Hopkins University

Although the number of ICU patients in NY, the USA epicenter of the virus, has dropped, the city continues to see a spike in deaths. Smaller nations and islands - including us - are not immune, unfo...

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NY now has more coronavirus cases than any single country

NY now has more coronavirus cases than any single country

Some of the most dire projections, including models generated by researchers at Columbia University and at the consulting firm McKinsey, had up to 136,000 people hospitalized in NY alone at the peak o...

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Boris Johnson needs to 'rest' after coronavirus fight, father says

Boris Johnson needs to 'rest' after coronavirus fight, father says

Downing Street said Mr Johnson, 55, would only resume his duties when his doctors advise him it is safe to do so. "He needs to take time to recover". On March 27, Johnson became the first leader of ...

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Saudi Arabian-Canadian arms deal improved, more transparent

Saudi Arabian-Canadian arms deal improved, more transparent

The Liberal government has been under pressure since winning power in 2015 to cancel the $14-billion contract between Saudi Arabia and Ontario-based General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada because of co...

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