• 10:45 am

    Croatia reports 793 new cases of Covid-19, a daily record.

  • 10:30 am

    Scientists from Britain’s University of Oxford develop a rapid Covid-19 test able to identify the coronavirus in less than five minutes.

  • 10:15 am

    Israeli government lifts ban on citizens flying out of the country.

  • 10:00 am

    Czech Republic to build field hospitals after record daily cases.

  • 9:45 am

    French health minister’s home searched in Covid inquiry.

  • 9:30 am

    UK to impose tougher restrictions on London. 

  • 9:00 am

    China: a hospital president and the director of the health commission in the northern city of Qingdao fired after China’s latest coronavirus outbreak.

  • 8:30 am

    WHO’s chief scientist says young, healthy people may have to wait until 2022 to be vaccinated for covid-19, because health workers and vulnerable groups will likely be prioritised.

  • 8:15 am

    YouTube bans Covid-19 vaccine conspiracy theories and misinformation.

  • 8:00 am

    France announces curfew for four weeks amid fresh surge in cases.

  • 7:45 am

    Global Covid-19 cases top 38.4 million, death toll over 1,091,240.

  • 7:30 am

    Germany reports highest number of daily covid-19 cases since pandemic began.

  • 7:00 am

    US: Donald Trump's son Barron had previously tested positive for covid-19, but has now recovered and has re-tested negative.

  • 6:45 pm

    Portugal tightens limits as cases hit record.

  • 6:30 pm

    Global cases pass 38 million, deaths near 1.09 million

  • 6:15 pm

    Wales planning to stop people living in UK hotspots from travelling to country.

  • 6:00 pm

    Italy's daily covid-19 cases surge to highest ever at 7,332.

  • 5:45 pm

    Spain's Catalonia region says to shut bars, restaurants for next 15 days to slow rising covid-19 infections.

  • 5:30 pm

    Putin says Russia has approved second Covid-19 vaccine.

  • 5:00 pm

    88 individuals recovered from the disease raising total to 31,428.

  • 4:41 pm

    10 patients succumbed to the disease raising total number of fatalities to 797.

  • 4:30 pm

    583 of the positive cases were Kenyans and 21 foreigners.

  • 4:17 pm

    Total number of samples tested since Covid-19 pandemic broke out in Kenya stands at 601,623.

  • 4:02 pm

    Kenya has recorded 604 more Covid-19 positive cases raising total to 42,541.

  • 3:37 pm

    Manufacturers reveal Industry has been suffering due to Covid-19 effects.

  • 3:08 pm

    Foreign Affairs CS Raychelle Omamo assures Commonwealth of Kenya's commitment and participation in Covid-19 recovery plan

  • 2:36 pm

    Study: US Covid-19 deaths since May is on average 50% higher than 18 other high-income countries.

  • 2:15 pm

    Italy doctors union issues hospital capacity warning

  • 1:51 pm

    Germany records over 5,000 daily Covid-19 for the first time since April

  • 1:36 pm

    England and Wales among highest per capita death tolls

  • 12:46 pm

    US reports more than 52,000 new Covid-19 cases.

  • 12:18 pm

    China is using batch testing to test 9 million people in a week.

  • 11:29 am

    90 members of Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra in quarantine after musician tests positive.

  • 10:56 am

    East African Business Council calls for mutual recognition of COVID-19 certificates among East Africa Community.

  • 10:32 am

    Covid-19: Government warns schools against fumigating students.

  • 9:47 am

    World's top ranked Golfer Dustin Johnson tests positive for covid-19.

  • 9:23 am

    Cristiano Ronaldo Doing Well After Testing Positive for Covid-19.

  • 8:50 am

    India: Second Covid-19 stage three trial paused over safety concerns.

  • 8:30 am

    US Secretary of Labour Eugene Scalia's wife, Trish, tests positive for Covid-19.

  • 8:00 am

    US pharmaceutical firm Eli Lilly suspends Phase 3 trial of its lab-produced antibody treatment, becoming 2nd Covid-19 trial paused within 24 hours over safety concerns after Johnson & Johnson.

  • 7:30 am

    World Bank approves USD 12 billion to help developing countries get Covid-19 vaccines and treatments.

  • 7:15 am

    Global COVID-19 cases surpass 38 million.

  • 7:00 am

    India reports a spike of 63,509 new Covid-19 cases & 730 deaths in the last 24 hours.

  • 4:50 pm

    Portugal confirms Cristiano Ronaldo has tested positive for Covid-19.

  • 4:10 pm

    British shoppers spend $340 million more on alcohol despite curfew on pubs.

  • 3:20 pm

    A second wave is likely possible, Health CAS Rashid Aman says

  • 3:00 pm

    Ministry of Health raises concern of Covid-19 re-infection 

  • 2:45 pm

    10 patients succumb to Covid-19 bringing the total to 787

  • 2:30 pm

    318 more test positive as Covid-19 cases increase to 41,937

  • 1:45 pm

    Peru reopens Machu Picchu ruins for lone Japanese tourist who waited for seven months

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