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Van Gogh painting stolen from Dutch museum during coronavirus shutdown

Van Gogh painting stolen from Dutch museum during coronavirus shutdown

Thieves stole a painting by Vincent van Gogh overnight from the Singer Laren Museum in the Netherlands, its director said on Monday.

720,000 cases, 34,000 deaths: World enters another week of quarantine measures

720,000 cases, 34,000 deaths: World enters another week of quarantine measures

Countries affected by the novel coronavirus entered another week of strict quarantine measures and several nations introduced new economic stimulus to aid citizens and companies hit by the pandemic.

UK PM Johnson's senior adviser Cummings has coronavirus symptoms - Daily Mail

UK PM Johnson's senior adviser Cummings has coronavirus symptoms - Daily Mail

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's senior adviser, Dominic Cummings, has symptoms of coronavirus and is self-isolating at home

UK epidemic is slowing and antibody test could be ready in days, top epidemiologist says

UK epidemic is slowing and antibody test could be ready in days, top epidemiologist says

The coronavirus epidemic in the United Kingdom is showing signs of slowing and antibody tests could be ready in days, Neil Ferguson

Moscow begins lockdown, as Russia regions prepare for confinement

Moscow begins lockdown, as Russia regions prepare for confinement

Moscow on Monday imposed a lockdown in a bid to slow the spread of the coronavirus as Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin asked regional authorities to make similar preparations.

EasyJet grounds entire fleet over coronavirus

EasyJet grounds entire fleet over coronavirus

British airline easyJet on Monday said it had grounded its entire fleet because of the coronavirus pandemic but would still be available for rescue flights to repatriate stranded customers.

Ministry of Public Health announces 44 new Covid-19 cases, 3 recovered

Ministry of Public Health announces 44 new Covid-19 cases, 3 recovered

The Ministry of Public Health on Sunday the registration of 44 new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) in Qatar, in addition to the recovery of three cases of those infected.

Spain’s coronavirus death toll rises by 838 overnight to 6,528

Spain’s coronavirus death toll rises by 838 overnight to 6,528

Spain prepared to enter its third week under near-total lockdown on Sunday, as the government met to approve a strengthening of measures and the coronavirus death ...

US cities warn medical supplies running out, call for federal help to fight coronavirus

US cities warn medical supplies running out, call for federal help to fight coronavirus

New York City, New Orleans and other major cities expect to run out of ventilators and other medical supplies within days as the United States grapples with the highest number of coronavirus cases in the world.

'We have to eat': Sicily police crack down on looting

'We have to eat': Sicily police crack down on looting

Police with batons and guns have moved in to protect supermarkets on the Italian island of Sicily after reports of looting by locals who could no longer afford food.

Modi apologises to India's poor as lockdown criticism mounts

Modi apologises to India's poor as lockdown criticism mounts

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi asked the nation's poor for forgiveness on Sunday, as the economic and human toll from his 21-day nationwide lockdown deepens

Tokyo confirms 68 new coronavirus cases, record daily rise

Tokyo confirms 68 new coronavirus cases, record daily rise

Tokyo has confirmed 68 new coronavirus cases, a record daily increase, public broadcaster NHK reported on Sunday, as the Japanese capital scrambles to prevent a jump in infections.