Category: Coronavirus Pandemic

Deer Invade London Neighborhood During COVID-19 Lockdown

A large herd of deer have moved into a London neighborhood, taking advantage of streets being emptied by the coronavirus pandemic. Residents on lockdown in the Harold Hill subdivision said a herd of deer moved into the area and have been grazing and taking naps on their lawns. Singer-songwriter Billy Bragg tweeted photos of the deer wandering the […]

South Australia Records Two More Cases of COVID-19

South Australia has recorded a small jump in confirmed cases of coronavirus, bringing the state’s total to 409. Two more cases have been diagnosed in SA overnight, an improvement on Saturday’s 11 new cases. The national death toll from the virus rose to 34 on Sunday after four men died in NSW. Three of the […]

Australia launches criminal investigation into Ruby Princess

A criminal investigation has been launched in Australia into how cruise ship passengers were allowed to disembark in Sydney despite some exhibiting flu-like symptoms. More than 600 people on board the Ruby Princess later tested positive for coronavirus and 10 have since died. The ship remains off the coast with nearly 200 sick crew members […]

BREAKING: UK Death Toll Reaches 1,408 as 180 More Patients Die

According to Mirror, a further 180 coronavirus patients have died in the UK taking the death toll to 1,408. This figure includes another 159 deaths in England, six in Scotland, 14 in Wales, and one in Northern Ireland. The latest official figures came after news Britain’s hospitals fighting coronavirus could soon get 1,000 ventilators a day as […]

JUST IN: Ramaphosa Confirms Lockdown Would Not Be Extended

Cyril Ramaphosa put a few minds at ease on Monday evening, after he confirmed that the national lockdown is not planned to go beyond the current three-week period. The president thanked the nation for playing their part in the first four days under difficult circumstances. “We all know this lockdown is necessary to save the lives of […]

What South Africans Are Doing During Lockdown

South Africa is officially under lockdown and the majority of us are faced with a three-week stretch of time spent at home – be it with family, friends or in solitude. It’s a situation that very few of us have ever faced, and it is certainly the first time that we have faced it together […]