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Portugal went into lockdown when it had only around 100 coronavirus cases [Rafael Marchante/Reuters] Granada, Spain – In mid-March, Spain…View More COVID-19: Why has Portugal seemingly fared better than Spain?
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Amman, Jordan – A man has been shot dead by his cousin in an apparent accident in northern Jordan on the…View More Jordan celebratory gunfire kills inmate after COVID-19 release
A video that circulated on social media on Tuesday showed the incident in northern Jordan [Facebook screengrab] A man has…View More Jordan man killed on same day he was released from prison
The number of deaths linked to the novel coronavirus reached 150,000, according to a Johns Hopkins University tally. China’s gross domestic produce…View More Global coronavirus death toll crosses 150,000: Live updates
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During Ramadan, Muslims around the world fast for a full lunar month – they begin fasting at the Fajr call…View More Ramadan 2020: Fasting hours around the world
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The coronavirus pandemic has fundamentally changed the way we live in just the last few months. Governments trying to halt…View More How is the coronavirus pandemic changing the way we work?