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The worldwide number of officially confirmed fatalities from the novel coronavirus has risen to 53 693, according to a tally compiled by AFP from official sources.
More than 500 000 novel coronavirus (Covid-19) infections have been diagnosed in Europe, over half the global total, according to a tally by AFP from official sources.
The worldwide number of officially confirmed fatalities from the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) has risen to 41 072, according to a tally compiled by AFP from official sources as of 19:00 (GMT) on Tuesday.
Despite a hanging fear of the coronavirus wreaking more havoc, Ferrari is certain it has everything in place to resume production.
US President Donald Trump has extended emergency novel coronavirus (Covid-19) restrictions for the United States where his top scientist warned up to 200 000 people could die.
They preside over funerals, comfort the sick, and are often themselves elderly: in the coronavirus crisis in Italy, priests are paying a heavy price.
The next two rounds of the World Rally Championship (WRC), in Portugal (21-24 May) and Italy (4-7 June), have been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic, the International Automobile Federation (FIA) announced.
Italy has received more reassuring evidence that its coronavirus infection rate was slowing thanks to a painful lockdown that other nations are starting to apply at great economic cost.
Italy has reported a second successive drop in daily deaths and infections from a coronavirus that has nevertheless claimed more than 6 000 lives in a month.
Several South Africans remain stranded on two cruise liners in Italy, which has been hard hit by the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.
The number of confirmed coronavirus cases around the world has soared past one million and fatalities have topped 50 000 as the United States reported the highest daily death toll of any country so far.
Turkey has sent health supplies including masks to Italy and Spain, the two European countries worst hit by the novel coronavirus (Covid-19), the defence ministry has said.
Fiat Chrysler chief executive Mike Manley will take a 50% pay cut for three months as part of efforts to protect the company's financial health during the coronavirus pandemic.
Lockdowns aimed at halting the march of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic have extended worldwide as the US outbreak continued to accelerate with the death toll there passing 3 000.
Italy has recorded a shocking spike in coronavirus deaths with 969 new victims, the worst daily record for any country since the pandemic began.
An Italian employee of the Holy See who lives in the same residence as Pope Francis has been reported to have tested positive for Covid-19 and been hospitalised.
Italy’s nightmare offers a chilling preview of what's coming. But like Italy, we don't have a choice, write Vernon Silver, Alessandra Migliaccio and John Follain.
Italy reported a sharp rise in its coronavirus death toll Tuesday, with 743 more victims.
Amid persistent questions over Italy's growing death toll, experts warn other countries could soon be in its position.
US President Donald Trump has ordered thousands of emergency hospital beds set up at American coronavirus hotspots but a trillion-dollar economic rescue package crashed, as pandemic deaths soared across the globe.
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