Coronavirus pandemic

Russia reports 10,598 new coronavirus infections

Russia on Friday reported 10,598 new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus, pushing its nationwide case tally to 262,843. Among them, 4,748 new cases were registered in Moscow, bringing the total infection in the capital to 135,464. The country’s coronavirus taskforce also
May 15, 2020

The power of music; an antidote to coronavirus blues

There is a sinking-sand quality to our present moment. The coronavirus pandemic, a resultant wave of lockdowns and quarantine, and the continuing rise in cases and deaths, has loosened the ground from under us. We have all been coping with varying levels
April 15, 2020

Boris Johnson discharged from hospital

Boris Johnson has been discharged from hospital, Downing Street has confirmed. A No 10 spokesman said: “The PM has been discharged from hospital to continue his recovery, at Chequers. “On the advice of his medical team, the PM will not be immediately
April 12, 2020

Prince Charles tests positive for coronavirus

Prince Charles has tested positive for coronavirus. Prince Charles, 71, is displaying mild symptoms “but otherwise remains in good health”, a spokesman said. Clarence House confirmed that the 71-year-old royal had been diagnosed with the COVID-19 disease in a statement released this
March 25, 2020

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