Children run free at last from Spanish lockdown
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Children run free at last from Spanish lockdown

Image caption Susana Fuertes believes her children have coped well with the six weeks indoors, but her son Mateo will not yet be allowed out When Spain's government…

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Virus ‘victim’, 74, found alive after ashes mix-up
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Virus ‘victim’, 74, found alive after ashes mix-up

Image copyright AFP Image caption Officials in Guayaquil, Ecuador say the hospital was in chaos because of the coronavirus outbreak A 74-year-old Ecuadorean woman who was declared dead…

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Protest against lockdown measures in Berlin
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Protest against lockdown measures in Berlin

About 200 protesters gathered in the German capital to protest against coronavirus measures, which they say are an infringement of their constitutional rights.They say under lockdown freedom and…

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Worldwide virus death toll climbs to 200,000
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Worldwide virus death toll climbs to 200,000

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption While the number of virus cases appears to be stable or declining in some European countries, parts of Africa are still at…

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Orphanage pleads for help amid ‘critical’ outbreak
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Orphanage pleads for help amid ‘critical’ outbreak

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Authorities in Belarus have confirmed an outbreak at an orphanage for children with severe disabilities At least 23 people have been infected…

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Judge sympathises with man who stabbed protesters
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Judge sympathises with man who stabbed protesters

Image copyright AFP Image caption The distinctly colourful Lennon Walls cropped up across Hong Kong during last year's pro-democracy protests A Hong Kong tour guide jailed for 45…

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UK hospital coronavirus deaths pass 20,000
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UK hospital coronavirus deaths pass 20,000

Image copyright Getty Images More than 20,000 people have now died with coronavirus in UK hospitals, the Department of Health has announced.The latest figures showed a total of…

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Don’t issue virus ‘immunity passports’, WHO says
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Don’t issue virus ‘immunity passports’, WHO says

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Testing for antibodies is becoming more widespread Governments should not issue so-called "immunity passports" or "risk-free certificates" as a way of easing lockdowns,…

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HK bookseller who defied China opens Taiwan shop
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HK bookseller who defied China opens Taiwan shop

Image copyright AFP Image caption Mr Lam's small bookshop was crowded with journalists and supporters at the opening A Hong Kong bookseller who defied mainland China has reopened…

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Has Sweden got its coronavirus science right?
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Has Sweden got its coronavirus science right?

Image caption Sweden's schools have remained open while neighbouring countries shut theirs for weeks Sweden's strategy to keep large parts of society open is widely backed by the…

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