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Coronavirus: Tanzanian president promises to import Madagascar's 'cure'

Monday 4th of May 2020, 0:52
related countries: Tanzania Tanzania

There is no scientific proof the Madagascan-made tonic is effective in treating the virus.
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Coronavirus: Greece and Croatia acted fast, now need to save summer

Monday 4th of May 2020, 1:22
related countries: Greece Greece, Croatia Croatia

Greece and Croatia reacted fast to coronavirus, but now it threatens their tourism industries.
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Coronavirus: Disease meets deforestation at heart of Brazil's Amazon

Monday 4th of May 2020, 1:24
related countries: Brazil Brazil
related places: Manaus

Coronavirus has overwhelmed Manaus, the Amazon's biggest city, and the worst is yet to come.
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Night burials amid Tanzania's coronavirus defiance

Monday 4th of May 2020, 1:30
related countries: Tanzania Tanzania

Some fear the East African nation is downplaying the pandemic as it seeks to protect its economy.
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Man, dog and five camels rescued after steep fall

Monday 4th of May 2020, 2:14
related countries: Aruba Aruba, Australia Australia

The convoy was pulled down a steep embankment in Australia after one of the camels slipped.
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Coronavirus: Theft suspects tried in France over fake police checks

Monday 4th of May 2020, 9:17
related countries: France France

The suspects posed as officers and robbed victims after checking their lockdown papers, police say.
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Malaria 'completely stopped' by microbe

Monday 4th of May 2020, 11:31
related countries: Seychelles Seychelles

Scientists say the microbe - found in the wild near Lake Victoria - has enormous potential.
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Mexican drug lord Carrillo Fuentes' villa auctioned for $2m

Monday 4th of May 2020, 12:20
related countries: Mexico Mexico

The Mexico City home belonged to the late Amado Carrillo Fuentes, also known as "Lord of the Skies".
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Love Parade disaster: German court ends trial over 2010 stampede deaths

Monday 4th of May 2020, 12:40
related countries: Germany Germany

Charges are dropped after German judges rule that coronavirus curbs make convictions unlikely.
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Coronavirus France: Cameras to monitor masks and social distancing

Monday 4th of May 2020, 12:54
related countries: France France

New surveillance software will help French police enforce mask-wearing and social distancing.
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Hundreds of sheep flock to lockdown city

Monday 4th of May 2020, 15:56
related countries: Turkey Turkey
related places: Samsun

The animals marched and grazed their way through the empty streets of Samsun in Turkey.
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VE day: 'Our dad wrote the peace document'

Monday 4th of May 2020, 16:03
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

A British actor and theatre manager drafted the Act of Military Surrender while in the army.
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Coronavirus: Spain's capital Madrid adjusts to new normal

Monday 4th of May 2020, 16:05
related countries: Spain Spain
related places: Madrid

Spain has been hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic and is only now beginning to ease its lockdown.
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IS militants 'dumped bodies in Syria gorge', HRW says

Monday 4th of May 2020, 17:14
related countries: Syria Syria

The al-Hota gorge became "a place of horror" under the jihadist group, Human Rights Watch says.
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Trump warns of 100,000 coronavirus deaths in US

Monday 4th of May 2020, 18:16
related countries: United States United States

President Trump also suggested to Fox News that a vaccine could be ready by the end of the year.
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Coronavirus: US to borrow record $3tn as spending soars

Monday 4th of May 2020, 22:03
related countries: United States United States

The sum is more than five times the previous quarterly record, in the 2008 financial crisis.
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Colson Whitehead: Black author makes Pulitzer Prize history in fiction win

Monday 4th of May 2020, 22:52
related countries: Spain Spain

The awards - postponed for the coronavirus - were first held just a year before the Spanish Flu.
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Coronavirus: How to open a hairdressers after lockdown

Monday 4th of May 2020, 23:01
related countries: Germany Germany

Hairdressers can reopen after Germany relaxes its lockdown but there is a long list of rules.
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Coronavirus: The lure of mafia money during the crisis

Monday 4th of May 2020, 23:11
related countries: Italy Italy

Italian businesses are crumbling in the crisis, leaving a familiar "benefactor" to fill the vacuum.
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Coronavirus: France's first known case 'was in December'

Monday 4th of May 2020, 23:37
related countries: France France
related places: Paris

A Paris doctor says a patient first diagnosed with pneumonia is now confirmed as having had Covid-19.
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