Germany's Bavaria announces 10-billion-euro fund to soften coronavirus impact

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany’s southern state of Bavaria on Monday announced a fund worth up to 10 billion euros ($11.21 billion) to help...

Kenya raids shop selling fake coronavirus kits as Liberia confirms first case

NAIROBI/ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - Kenyan authorities raided a shop on Monday that was alleged to be selling fake coronavirus testing kits, as the...

Coronavirus: anger in Germany at report Trump seeking exclusive vaccine deal

German ministers have reacted angrily following reports US president Donald Trump offered a German medical company “large sums of money” for exclusive rights...

Coronavirus self-isolation advice – how to prepare for lockdown

BRITS are being urged to self-isolate if there's a chance they might have coronavirus - in a bid to prevent the deadly bug...

Coronavirus: Can Dettol kill the virus? Disinfectants you could use against the virus

Coronavirus can remain on an object and transfer to whoever has touched the contaminated surface. To help stop the spread of the disease,...

Australia mulls second stimulus package to tackle coronavirus, sources say

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia is considering a second round of economic stimulus, three sources familiar with the deliberations told Reuters, as Canberra accelerated...

In Nagoya, scramble for hospital beds shows coronavirus challenge for aging Japan

TOKYO (Reuters) - Hospitals in Nagoya city in Japan’s industrial heartland have more coronavirus patients than they can treat, forcing transfers to nearby...

A cure for insomnia? – podcast

For years, journalist Simon Parkin had suffered sleepless nights in his running battle with insomnia. Tiny noises or distractions would rouse him and...