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Saturday's sole case of domestically transmitted coronavirus was recorded in Henan province, bordering Hubei.
Following travel uncertainty and the risk of contracting COVID-19, Edmonton couple is finally home and in self-isolation.
An Edmonton couple is home and in self-isolation after facing several challenges in trying to fly out of Mexico.
Johnson, who has described his symptoms as mild, is leading the government's response to the crisis, chairing meetings by video conference.
A Chilliwack couple that missed previous flights out of the locked-down country were also on the final flight back to Vancouver.
Last week Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced that anyone crossing into the country at the Canada-U.S. border on foot to claim asylum will be turned away -- one measure included in the temporary border deal to combat the spread of COVID-19.
On Thursday, Bolsonaro told reporters in the capital, Brasilia, that he feels Brazilians' natural immunity will protect the nation.
The outbreak initially took hold in eastern France, where hospitals have become overwhelmed, and has been spreading west.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said the government remains focused on helping Canadians who are 'hardest hit' economically by COVID-19.
The federal government is working with the Panamanian government and Holland America, which operates the Zaandam, in an effort to get 248 Canadians home.
Whether it is in Asia, Europe, Africa or the United States, there's general agreement: Health care workers, law enforcement, utility workers, food production and communications are generally exempt from lockdowns.
While the chances of transmission via food courier are quite low, experts say taking a number of precautionary steps can help minimize risk and put the mind at ease.
China has donated medical supplies to help Canada fight against the novel coronavirus pandemic, according to a tweet from the Chinese Embassy in Ottawa.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is expected to offer an update on Canada's response to the novel coronavirus pandemic.
U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Friday the world is not only fighting the ``common enemy'' of the coronavirus ``but our enemy is also the growing surge of misinformation'' about COVID-19 disease.
China has sent a plane loaded with medical personnel and supplies to aid Pakistan in the fight against the spread of the coronavirus in one of the world's most populous nations, the Pakistani foreign ministry said Saturday.
Police fired tear gas at a crowd of Kenyan ferry commuters as the country’s first day of a coronavirus curfew slid into chaos. Elsewhere, officers were captured in mobile phone footage whacking people with batons.
Thousands of scientists around the world are working on problems raised by the COVID-19 pandemic. Here is a summary of some recent research from peer-reviewed academic journals and scientific agencies:
The number of confirmed coronavirus infections worldwide topped 600,000 on Saturday as new cases stacked up quickly in Europe and the United States and officials dug in for a long fight against the pandemic.
As India and other South Asian nations work to stop the spread of the virus, they face another battle: reams of misinformation.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration granted the approval under its Emergency Use Authorization.
``If they don't treat you right, I don't call,'' Trump said.
Ignoring the pleas of public health experts, President Jair Bolsonaro said he wants to keep the economy running, scoffing at the "hysteria" surrounding a virus he calls "a little flu."
Residents without symptoms could have the virus, so it won't work to simply separate those with symptoms from others.
A Sherwood Park couple is stranded in South Africa amid a nationwide lockdown. They are calling on the Canadian government for help getting home.
For weeks, WHO officials spoke during daily briefings in Geneva of a ``window of opportunity'' to try to contain the spread of the virus. But lately there have been indications that the containment window has closed.