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World Coronavirus: Daily update

09:20  18 october  2020
09:20  18 october  2020 Source:   bbc.com

Duchess of Cornwall dons plastic visor and a face mask to serve lunch

  Duchess of Cornwall dons plastic visor and a face mask to serve lunch Camilla, 73, sported a classic Burberry trench coat and floral face mask before heading inside where she donned the visor and a black apron to serve lunch in Rickmansworth.Camilla, 73, sported a classic Burberry trench coat and floral face mask before heading inside where she donned the visor and a black apron to serve lunch.

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Historical data and info. Daily charts, graphs, news and updates . Coronavirus Cases: 39,105,354. view by country.

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1. Police get access to some NHS Test and Trace data

People who have been told to self-isolate through NHS Test and Trace could have their details shared with the police on a "case-by-case basis", the Department of Health and Social Care has said. The British Medical Association has raised concerns that police involvement might put people off being tested.

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2. Tory MPs clash over Manchester restrictions

Some 20 Tory MPs have written urging Greater Manchester's mayor to "engage" with the government's regional approach to restrictions - prompting anger from some of their own colleagues, who said the intervention was "not helpful". Some of those calling for a more national response have accused ministers of not listening to scientific advice but what does it really mean to "follow the science", and did we ever do it?

Tom Cruise drives a motorbike in Rome for Mission Impossible 7

  Tom Cruise drives a motorbike in Rome for Mission Impossible 7 The Hollywood legend, 58, was every inch the stuntman as he got onto a motorbike to film intense scenes in Rome for Mission Impossible 7 on Saturday. require(["inlineoutstreamAd", "c.

The daily Situation Report provides the current COVID-19 epidemiological situation and presents Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) Weekly Epidemiological Update and Weekly Operational Update .

United States Coronavirus update with statistics and graphs: total and new cases, deaths per day, mortality and recovery rates, current active cases, recoveries, trends and timeline.

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3. Coronavirus drives shop closures to new record

A record number of shops closed on UK high streets during the first half of this year, data shows. Researchers found that 11,120 chain store outlets shut between January and June. Although more than 5,000 shops opened during this period, it was not enough to fill the gaps, resulting in a net decline of 6,001 stores.

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4. Empty streets in France as curfew enforced

Paris streets and those in eight other French cities were deserted on Saturday night as a controversial new curfew was enforced in a bid to curb the spread of Covid. As new measures are due to be announced in neighbouring Italy, how are new lockdowns changing life across Europe?

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5. World War 2 veteran relives family holidays by painting

Victoria records more 12 cases of coronavirus, one death

  Victoria records more 12 cases of coronavirus, one death Victoria has recorded 12 more cases of coronavirus in the past day and one more death. © Justin McManus The Age, News, 10/09/2020 picture Justin McManus. The Premier, Daniel Andrews 100th consecutive press conference on coronavirus. The numbers bring Victoria's 14-day average to 10.4.Melbourne cannot reach its target to take the next step out of lockdown, but some restrictions will be eased next Monday.The decision has frustrated retailers, who argue they should be allowed to open.

Coronavirus Worldwide Graphs. Data for the charts below is added, and charts updated , after the close of the day (GMT+0). New Daily Coronavirus Cases+Cured New Cases vs. New Recoveries

Russia Coronavirus update with statistics and graphs: total and new cases, deaths per day, mortality and recovery rates, current active cases, recoveries, trends and timeline.

Leslie Posnett, 100, lives alone in sheltered accommodation in Leicestershire. The coronavirus restrictions have meant that he's not had many visitors, so he's been reliving his holidays by painting them.

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The Baldwin brothers, cinema's savviest siblings

  The Baldwin brothers, cinema's savviest siblings The Baldwin brothers—Alec, Daniel, William, and Stephen—are cinema's savviest siblings. All actors, each has enjoyed success in film and television, with eldest brother Alec the A-lister of the pack. But along with the starry-eyed highs of fame, there have been some barrel-scraping lows, including embarrassing run-ins with the law. But the brothers somehow always bounce back, and they continue to endear themselves to Hollywood and the profession they excel in. Intrigued by this family? Browse this gallery for a Baldwin brothers career throwback.

Coronavirus is continuing its spread across the world, with nearly 40 million confirmed cases in 189 countries and more than one million deaths. The virus is surging in many regions and some countries

Idaho public health officials are monitoring the novel coronavirus disease situation very closely. Idaho COVID-19 Information Updated Daily .

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Greater Manchester leaders told 'door is open' for further talks on Tier 3 support .
Local leaders in Greater Manchester have been told that the "door is open" for further talks, despite the prime minister imposing Tier 3 coronavirus restrictions on the region. Boris Johnson announced that tougher COVID-19 restrictions will be introduced in Greater Manchester from Friday.Moving into Tier 3 means pubs and bars in Greater Manchester will be closed, unless they serve substantial meals, while betting shops, casinos, bingo halls, adult gaming centres and soft play areas will also shut.

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