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Kuwait reports first coronavirus death

Kuwait reports first coronavirus death

The Kuwaiti Ministry of Health announced Saturday the first death case of novel coronavirus (COVID-19), while 62 new cases were reported in the last 24 hours.

Qatar records 114 new cases, third death

Qatar records 114 new cases, third death

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) announced on Thursday the registration of 114 new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus disease, the recovery of one patient and the third death so far in the country.

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 ...

Burkina Faso reports first death; Zambia announces first two confirmed cases

Burkina Faso reports first death; Zambia announces first two confirmed cases

Authorities in Burkina Faso announced on Wednesday the registration of the first death from coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country, which is also the first death in sub-Saharan Africa.

Amir condoles death of Sheikh Isa al-Khalifa

Amir condoles death of Sheikh Isa al-Khalifa

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani sent on Thursday condolences to the family of Sheikh Isa bin Rashid bin Abdullah al-Khalifa ...

US coronavirus death toll rises; 21 test positive on cruise ship

US coronavirus death toll rises; 21 test positive on cruise ship

The death toll in the United States from the coronavirus rose to 17 on Friday, as the impact of the outbreak continued to have a knock-on effect across the country.

Global virus death toll tops 3,000 as EU raises alert

Global virus death toll tops 3,000 as EU raises alert

The death toll from the new coronavirus epidemic surpassed 3,000 on Monday as more people died in China, Iran and the US and Europe raised its state of alert.

Death toll rises to 32 in religious violence in India's capital

Death toll rises to 32 in religious violence in India's capital

At least 32 people have been killed in the deadliest violence to engulf India's capital New Delhi for decades as a heavy deployment of security forces brought an uneasy calm on Thursday, a police official said.

Chinese tourist in France becomes Europe's first coronavirus death

Chinese tourist in France becomes Europe's first coronavirus death

An 80-year-old Chinese tourist infected with the coronavirus has died in France, Paris said on Saturday, becoming the first fatality in Europe and the fourth outside mainland China ...

Defence minister offers condolences on death of Algerian chief of staff

Defence minister offers condolences on death of Algerian chief of staff

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Defence Affairs Dr Khalid bin Mohamed al-Attiyah attended the funeral of Lt General Ahmed Gaid Saleh ...

Death toll in shooting attack on Baghdad protesters rises to 16

Death toll in shooting attack on Baghdad protesters rises to 16

The number of deaths in an attack on a key protest site in the Iraqi capital Baghdad has risen to at least 16, witnesses said on Saturday, a day after the incident.

Bangladesh sentences seven to death for 2016 cafe attack

Bangladesh sentences seven to death for 2016 cafe attack

A Bangladesh court on Wednesday handed death sentences to seven members of a religious militant group for plotting an attack on a cafe in 2016 that killed 22 people ...