UK PM Johnson will continue to lead government, housing minister Jenrick says

Prime Minister Boris Johnson continues to lead the government, housing minister Robert Jenrick said on Monday after the British leader spent the night in hospital for tests because he was still suffering symptoms of the coronavirus.

boris johnson - Reuters
11:47pm PDT - April 5th, 2020

'Lockdown', Japan-style: Pressure to conform, not penalties for non-compliance - Reuters

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is poised to declare a state of emergency over the coronavirus, giving governors stronger legal authority to urge people to stay home and businesses to close, media reported on Monday.

general - Reuters
11:33pm PDT - April 5th, 2020

Moscow and Riyadh are 'very, very close' to an oil deal, says Russia's sovereign wealth fund chief - CNBC

The deal will bring "so much important stability to the market" and the two sides are "very close," said Kirill Dmitriev, CEO of Russia's sovereign wealth fund RDIF.

business - CNBC
11:32pm PDT - April 5th, 2020

Scientists translate coronavirus spike protein into music, revealing more about its structure - ABC News

Scientists have translated the characteristic spikes of the new coronavirus into music. It's surprisingly soothing, and could play a role in helping us understand the virus better or even develop drugs to fight it.

health - ABC News (AU)
11:31pm PDT - April 5th, 2020

WA coronavirus deaths rise to four as man from Ruby Princess dies of COVID-19 at Royal Perth Hospital - ABC News

Western Australia records its fourth coronavirus death, with a man in his 80s becoming the latest victim of the virus.

general - ABC News (AU)
11:13pm PDT - April 5th, 2020

Coronavirus Australia: Flight Centre closes 428 stores, asks for $700 million -

Coronavirus Australia: Flight Centre closes 428 stores, asks for $700 million

business -
11:05pm PDT - April 5th, 2020

Drei Brettspiele im Test: Materialschlacht auf Mars - DER SPIEGEL

Auf der Erde läuft es gerade mies - warum nicht am Spieltisch auf einen anderen Planeten umsiedeln? Wir haben drei Mars-Brettspiele ausprobiert, die sich auch gut solo oder zu zweit spielen lassen.

general - Spiegel Online
11:04pm PDT - April 5th, 2020

Supermarket rules at Woolworths, Coles and Aldi add queuing outside to coronavirus precautions - ABC News

Supermarkets preparing for one of the busiest times say shoppers might be queuing for their Easter chocolates. Here's what we know about the new rules so far.

business - ABC News (AU)
11:00pm PDT - April 5th, 2020

Coronavirus: 'I know my life will not be saved in this pandemic' - BBC News

Lucy Watts has a life-limiting condition and fears her life will not be saved if there is a shortage of ventilators.

health - BBC News
10:54pm PDT - April 5th, 2020

Boris Johnson spends night in hospital being treated for Covid-19

Prime minister in London NHS hospital where he was taken as ‘precautionary step’

boris johnson - The Irish Times
10:51pm PDT - April 5th, 2020

Coronavirus clinic to open in Broome amid 'grave concerns' for Indigenous population - ABC News

WA Health Minister Roger Cook says the decision to set up a dedicated COVID-19 clinic in Broome is a sign of the seriousness of the outbreak in the Kimberley.

health - ABC News (AU)
10:43pm PDT - April 5th, 2020

Tiger at Bronx Zoo tests positive for Covid-19

A tiger at New York's Bronx Zoo has tested positive for COVID-19 and it is believed to have contracted the virus from a caretaker who was asymptomatic at the time.

bronx zoo - RTE
10:39pm PDT - April 5th, 2020

British PM Johnson still in hospital with persistent coronavirus symptoms

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was still in hospital on Monday suffering persistent coronavirus symptoms 10 days after testing positive for the virus, though Downing Street said he remained in charge of the government.

boris johnson - Reuters
10:34pm PDT - April 5th, 2020

Bobby Mitchell, first black player for the Washington Redskins, dies at 84 - CNN

Mitchell was known for his athleticism on the field and activism off the field.

sports - CNN
10:25pm PDT - April 5th, 2020

Duffys Comeback nach Vergewaltigung: "Ich kann dieses Jahrzehnt nun hinter mir lassen" - DER SPIEGEL

Nach einem sexuellen Übergriff zog sich Duffy aus der Öffentlichkeit zurück. Nun hofft sie, die Vergangenheit hinter sich gelassen zu haben - auch mit einem Bericht über die Tat.

entertainment - Spiegel Online
10:24pm PDT - April 5th, 2020

A Covid-19 vaccine may be our best hope for a return to normal life - The Irish Times

Even if initial coronavirus vaccines are not perfect, they could get us to the end of the current crisis

health - The Irish Times
10:01pm PDT - April 5th, 2020

Tiger tests positive for COVID-19 at New York City zoo, first case of its kind in the U.S.

The Bronx Zoo says Nadia, her sister Azul, two Amur tigers and three African lions had developed a dry cough. They are all expected to recover.

bronx zoo - CBS News
9:50pm PDT - April 5th, 2020

What Was It Like Going Behind the Scenes With the Hearthstone Team? - IGN Southeast Asia

I followed the development of Demon Hunter since August last year, and it was an incredible insight.

technology - IGN
9:49pm PDT - April 5th, 2020

Coronavirus research examines why COVID-19 is harmless to some and lethal to others - ABC News

One of the most perplexing things about COVID-19 is how varied symptoms can be. Some young, healthy people are dying, while others in their cohorts just develop symptoms akin to a cold.

health - ABC News (AU)
9:40pm PDT - April 5th, 2020

Los planes y temores del mundo del tenis ante el coronavirus - infobae

¿El US Open a fin de año en California? Con la actividad congelada por la pandemia de COVID-19, el futuro de la actividad es una incógnita. La opinión y el testimonio de expertos y ex jugadores

sports - Infobae
9:32pm PDT - April 5th, 2020

Coronavirus: Inside Aussie’s hell in grim Hong Kong quarantine -

Coronavirus: Inside Aussie’s hell in grim Hong Kong quarantine

business -
9:26pm PDT - April 5th, 2020

Oil prices could plunge below $20 a barrel this quarter as demand craters: CNBC survey - CNBC

A historic demand shock sparked by the coronavirus pandemic is set to worsen in the current quarter, according to a CNBC survey of 30 strategists, analysts and traders.

business - CNBC
9:26pm PDT - April 5th, 2020

Quibi app review: short-form streaming in a shifting landscape - The Verge

Quibi is a new mobile-only streaming platform that offers Hollywood-quality, short-length videos. But how well does the app work? The Verge breaks down all of the service’s weird quirks, including its most touted feature, Turnstyle.

entertainment - The Verge
9:18pm PDT - April 5th, 2020

'Let's make India COVID-19 free': PM Modi on BJP's 40th foundation day - Times of India

India News: On the 40th foundation day of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi appealed to party workers to reaffirm the importan

general - The Times of India
9:13pm PDT - April 5th, 2020

Government on Covid-19 trends: This week is critical, virus spread could recede early May - Economic Times

India's acceleration phase has been worsened by Nizamuddin Markaz hotspot.

general - The Times of India
9:12pm PDT - April 5th, 2020