Gas blast kills one in Russian unit block
At least one person has died after a multi-storey residential building collapsed in a gas explosion near the capital Moscow.
Julian Assange won’t be realised temporarily or have his US extradition hearing expedited under UK government plans to stave off coronavirus in prisons.
Spanish health officials say the daily pace of new coronavirus infections and deaths has slowed in the country.
Russian authorities fear injuries and deaths after a multi-storey residential building collapsed in a gas explosion near the capital Moscow.
Concerns about imported coronavirus cases and new, smaller outbreaks have prompted South Korea to extend its intensive social distancing campaign.
Donald Trump has fired an inspector general in the US intelligence community who was involved in handling the complaint that led to impeachment proceedings.
The chief of the International Monetary Fund has called on advanced economies to help emerging markets and developing countries survive the pandemic’s impacts.
Passengers from the cruise ships Zaandam and its sister ship the Rotterdam are leaving the vessels in Florida and touching dry land for the first time in weeks.
The sacked captain of a cornonavirus-stricken aircraft carrier has been cheered off his ship by his crew even though most defence officials back his removal.
A coronavirus outbreak in Britain’s prisons has led to calls for the release of all prisons on remand, including WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.
The World Health Organisation says individuals in their 30s, 40s and 50s are being admitted to intensive care with COVID-19 and are dying.
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson still has a high temperature from COVID-19 and says he will remain in isolation beyond the recommended seven-day period.
The death toll from an outbreak of the coronavirus in Italy has climbed by 766 to 14,681, marginally higher than the daily tally registered a day earlier.
New York’s mayor is warning that the city desperately needs more medical personnel, supplies and hospital beds as its COVID-19 death toll nears 3000.
AN ECHUCA man who thought he could see a blow-up toy trapped in a fallen tree on the Murray this morning was stunned to discover it was a man’s body.
Greater Shepparton has its first confirmed case of COVID-19, the state government has said in a statement today. The News understands the person was tested at Goulburn Valley Health. Another person has tested positive for the virus in Gannawarr...
JUDY Magdziarz has a message for the people of Echuca-Moama. Yes, I have tested positive for coronavirus. Yes, I did go shopping in town. But no, none of you seem to understand why I was doing that. The Echuca woman and her daughter Summar sailed on...