In times of severe national crisis, we need all arms of government to step in with purpose and confidence, which they are doing.
Staff at the hospital, based inside London's ExCeL centre, were seen preparing ambulances for the predicted influx of new patients in the wake of Britain's deadliest day in the outbreak so far.
Critics warn privacy, civil liberties may be at risk as govt's turn to tech volunteers, companies in COVID-19 responses.
In his address to the state via live webcast, Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday urged people to use masks while going out of their homes and appealed to former defence health services personnel, retired nurses and ward boys to join the "war" against coronavirus. About the inconvenience caused by the lockdown, he said: "we don't have any other option".
Preliminary data highlights inequalities in health and access to medical care.
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Two non-profit organisations that run 60 childcare centres say their sites are at imminent risk of having to close because they cannot access the $130 billion JobKeeper package.
In a further sign the construction phase in Sydney and Melbourne is slowing, the number of cranes in both cities is down with projects stalling due to economic uncertainty.
The COVID 19 Symptom Tracker app, developed by King's College London, collects self-reported data from the public and predicts that around 1.4million people may have the coronavirus now.
Like many other nations in Africa, Rwanda is struggling to keep up with testing to contain the pandemic.
On top of their physical wellbeing, there are concerns over whether they can cope with the mental trauma stemming from the gruelling work.
Lloyd Birkby, 27, from Elland, West Yorkshire, was jailed for five years today at Leeds Crown Court after killing his girlfriend, Levi Ogden, 26, after throwing his phone at her neck last November.
Alana Mullen, who has a dog walking business, Pilrig Paws, made accusations about rival Heather Hiram, of Safe and Sound Hound, claiming that pets had been mistreated.
New aerial surveys of Australia's Great Barrier Reef show unprecedented levels of coral bleaching.
A judge says Lloyd Birkby "poses a significant risk of harm to intimate future partners".
Emily Maitlis, 49, says she copied the interrogation approach of Line of Duty's DCI Kate Fleming as she questioned Prince Andrew, the Duke of York, at Buckingham Palace last November.
Navajo authorities set to beef up coronavirus restrictions as US aid trickles into tribal lands facing food insecurity.
Lerun Hussain, pictured, was caught stealing three masks by security staff at Kings College Hospital in the latest of a growing number of incidents of coronavirus-related crime.
Almost half of the people living at Hawthorn Green care home are displaying Covid-19 symptoms.
Israeli Jews have been forced to scale back or cancel beloved traditions and rituals marking the start of Passover, the holiday celebrating the Israelites’ freedom from Egyptian bondage