World leaders have failed to identify a single coronavirus antibody test which is accurate enough for use

2020-04-04 09:06

The search for a coronavirus antibody test which could allow the worldwide coronavirus lockdown to end has failed to identify any that work.

Germany could issue thousands with coronavirus 'immunity certificates' so they can leave lockdown early

2020-03-30 16:09

The tests could allow hundreds of thousands of people to leave their coronavirus lockdowns early.

You could be a 'hidden carrier' of the Covid-19 if you’ve lost your sense of smell or taste

2020-03-28 17:47

A sudden loss of smell or taste could mean you have the coronavirus, even if you have no other symptoms.

Here's what happens if Boris Johnson becomes too ill to remain UK prime minister

2020-03-27 15:15

Here's what happens if Boris Johnson becomes too ill from the coronavirus to remain as prime minister

Asian countries risk new waves of coronavirus infections when they lift lockdowns

2020-03-26 12:34

Lift lockdown, get a new wave of cases, shut down again: "What happened in Wuhan could happen repeatedly to a city," one epidemiologist said.

At least 20% of the global population is on coronavirus lockdown – here are their rules

2020-03-25 09:45

South Africa, China, Denmark, El Salvador, France, Ireland, Italy, New Zealand, Poland, and Spain have implemented mass quarantines to slow the coronavirus spread.

The UK is also going into Covid-19 lockdown, with bans on leaving home without good reason

2020-03-23 22:58

The UK has gone into full coronavirus lockdown after a surge in cases across the country, just as SA announced similar plans.

Covid-19: UK lockdown ‘inevitable’ as Brits continue to flock public places despite surge in deaths

2020-03-23 18:15

The UK is heading for a full coronavirus lockdown as the British public continues to ignore social distancing rules.

If you have lost your sense of smell or taste you could be a 'hidden carrier' of Covid-19

2020-03-22 16:58

A sudden loss of smell or taste could mean you have the coronavirus, even if you have no other symptoms.

How to deal with anxiety and loneliness during the Covid-19 outbreak

2020-03-21 09:59

Stress is to be expected when dealing with the coronavirus, which is driving many to self-isolate. Here are five tips on ways to stay calm.


UK government failed to impose mass testing whilst Covid-19 was still a ‘moderate risk’

2020-04-02 14:35

The UK is currently testing less than 10,000 people a day for the coronavirus compared to 500,000 people a week in Germany.

The UK's coronavirus lockdown could be extended for up to 6 months with some restrictions lasting longer

2020-03-30 13:41

It will take at least three to six months 'to see at which point we can get back to normal,' according to the UK government's deputy chief medical officer.

Covid-19: UK police are using drones to 'lockdown shame' people for walking their dogs

2020-03-27 16:31

Police officers have set up roadblocks and are issuing fines to people who refuse to follow the lockdown.

Dog sprains tail from too much wagging with joy at family at home in quarantine

2020-03-26 13:49

Is there such a thing as too much happiness? Apparently, there is.

4 astronauts reveal their secrets to surviving months of isolation with other people

2020-03-25 12:11

Veteran astronaut Scott Kelly says he "binge-watched all of 'Game of Thrones'" in space — twice — as part of his healthy approach to cramped quarters.

Learn to make pasta with an Italian grandma virtually teaching you from her home just outside of Rome

2020-03-24 15:39

One of Airbnb's top cooking experiences is now available as a livestream so you can learn Nonna Nerina's tips at home.

Covid-19: Poland’s new app forces patients to take regular selfies or face a police visit

2020-03-23 18:56

If users don't respond to a request for a selfie within 20 minutes, the police are alerted.

Countries may need to impose new lockdowns every 3 months until a Covid-19 vaccine is available

2020-03-23 17:22

"What happened in Wuhan could happen repeatedly to a city," said Ben Cowling, an epidemiologist at Hong Kong University.

The UK has just two weeks to stop a coronavirus outbreak as bad as Italy

2020-03-22 16:02

The coronavirus outbreak in the UK could soon be at levels even worse than what we have seen in Italy.

The UK's pubs, restaurants, gyms and cinemas have been ordered to close down as the coronavirus surges across Britain

2020-03-20 20:58

The UK's pubs, restaurants, gyms and cinemas will all be closed down as the number of coronavirus cases surges across Britain.

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