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COVID-19 CORONAVIRUS DAILY NEWSLETTER
October 19, 2020
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COVID-19 Coronavirus Situation Update in Numbers
Total cases New cases New deaths
Global 40,106,965 ↑0.8% 320,154 ↓11.4% 3,713 ↓32.7%
US 8,154,595 ↑0.6% 47,843 ↓15.5% 385 ↓44.2%
UK 722,409 ↑2.4% 16,981 ↑5.0% 67 ↓55.3%
Australia 27,390 0.0% 7 ↓41.7% 0 0.0%
India 7,550,273 ↑0.7% 55,722 ↓9.9% 579 ↓43.9%
Data is for October 19, 2020. Growth% over previous day.  See complete list >
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Global:
Over S$5.5 billion in Jobs Support Scheme payouts to be disbursed to Singapore employers.
Italy tightens Coronavirus rules as cases surge.
Nationwide Covid-19 curbs to be imposed in Ireland on Monday.
International travellers to Panama to be offered Covid-19 tests.
US:
Twitter removes Trump Coronavirus adviser's tweet undermining importance of masks.
Illinois Gov. claims the US is heading into 'new wave' of the pandemic. 
Only two states, Vermont and Missouri, report falls in average Coronavirus numbers over the past week.
Covid-19 vaccine company - Vaxart - under federal investigation for misrepresenting role in Operation Warp Speed.
UK:
Talks to resume on whether Greater Manchester should enter highest level of restrictions.
Arrests made at protest against Covid-19 restrictions on Stormont estate grounds in east Belfast.
Scottish government says delay in Covid test results caused by a "testing capacity issue".
Government adviser claims the UK needs a three-week lockdown for Coronavirus reset.
India:
Health Minister claims Coronavirus community transmission is limited to certain districts.
Russia gets renewed approval for late-stage clinical trials of Covid-19 vaccine in India.
Science Ministry panel says India is past Covid-19 peak.
PM Modi pushes for developing a poll-like vaccine delivery system.
Australia:
Daniel Andrews launches stinging attack on Josh Frydenberg over comment on Victoria's Covid-19 strategy.
Analysis shows that Victoria could have done away with Coronavirus in six weeks with stage-four lockdown in July.
Refugee intake in Australia falls 30% below target due to pandemic.
Victoria reports 4 new Covid-19 cases as restrictions ease.
Science and Research Updates on COVID-19 Coronavirus
Experts explain how a healthy sleep cycle can help the immune system fight Coronavirus.
In a large WHO trial, Remdesivir shows no benefits in fighting Covid-19.
Study finds that older individuals and younger individuals have not been included in vaccine trials to the same extent.
Practical Tips on Staying Safe, Healthy and Productive
Tips for small retailers to reopen post-Covid-19 - study local requirements, secure protective equipment for employees, consider reorganization, address sanitation and environmental quality.
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Tips to work from home successfully - make sure you have set up a dedicated workspace, follow your regular routine, have a morning standup with your team via video, use video or chat to ask your teammates for help.
 
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COVID-19 CORONAVIRUS DAILY NEWSLETTER
October 16, 2020
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COVID-19 Coronavirus Situation Update in Numbers
Total cases New cases New deaths
Global 38,980,000 ↑1.0% 378,819 4.3% 5,861 0.0%
US 7,980,000 ↑0.8% 63,785 ↑7.4% 828 ↓14.6%
UK 673,622 ↑2.9% 18,978 ↓3.8% 138 ↑0.7%
Australia 27,362 ↑0.1% 21 ↓12.5% 0 ↓100.0%
India 7,370,000 ↑0.8% 63,371 ↓6.4% 895 ↑31.6%
Data is for October 16, 2020. Growth% over previous day.  See complete list >
Latest COVID-19 News
Global:
2020 F1 race in Vietnam cancelled due to the pandemic.
Catalonia to shut bars and eateries as Covid-19 cases in Spain surge.
Dutch hospitals seek German help to deal with rising Covid-19 numbers. 
Italy's sports minister claims that Ronaldo 'violated' Covid-19 protocol.
US:
Researchers foresee that US Covid-19 deaths may rise almost 80% by February.
US stocks slip on concerns over stimulus deal and Covid-19 restrictions.
Kamala Harris's in-person campaigning paused after staffer tests Covid-19-positive. 
Amid changing Coronavirus rules, tourists return to Hawaii.
UK:
Over 950 Durham University students test Covid-19-positive.
Labour leader calls for PM and Wales' first minister to reach agreement on travel restrictions.
Liverpool mayor considers two-week half-term break for schools to battle Covid-19.
Fifty-four oil workers in Scotland asked to self-isolate after colleague on North Sea rig helicopter tests Covid-19-positive.
India:
India's new strip Coronavirus test ready to hit the market.
Syringe manufacturers across India look to ramp up stocks for Coronavirus vaccine.
Serum Institute of India seeks approval to expand scope of Coronavirus vaccine trials.
Bengaluru, a notable exception to receding Covid-19 wave in Indian cities. 
Australia:
Survey shows pandemic is causing anxiety and burnout in Australia's healthcare workers.
Queensland to ease Covid-19 restrictions after 36-day stretch of no local transmissions.
As Covid-19 cases fall, first 'no-quarantine' flights arrive in Australia.
Australia Golf Open cancelled for first time in 75 years due to Covid-19.
Science and Research Updates on COVID-19 Coronavirus
Experts pin down common genes linked to the most severe cases of Covid-19.
Doctors warn that sudden hearing loss could be linked to Coronavirus infection in some patients.
Research shows that long-lasting impact of Covid-19 could affect people in four ways. Read on to know more.
Practical Tips on Staying Safe, Healthy and Productive
Things to do to prepare for the post-Covid-19 business world – enhance your website and digital tools to serve customers, focus on cybersecurity, prepare for an increase in virtual meetings.
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Deal with eczema during the Covid-19 era - moisturise your face 30 minutes before wearing a mask, use a gentle and soap-free cleanser, dry your hands gently, carry a tube of hand moisturiser, check the materials used for the mask.
 
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COVID-19 CORONAVIRUS DAILY NEWSLETTER
October 15, 2020
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COVID-19 Coronavirus Situation Update in Numbers
Total cases New cases New deaths
Global 38,580,000 ↑1.0% 363,287 19.1% 5,859 ↑10.7%
US 7,920,000 ↑0.8% 59,386 ↑13.1% 970 ↑18.7%
UK 654,644 ↑3.1% 19,724 ↑14.5% 137 ↓4.2%
Australia 27,341 ↑0.1% 24 ↓22.6% 5 ↑400.0%
India 7,310,000 ↑1.0% 67,708 ↑6.6% 680 ↓6.8%
Data is for October 15, 2020. Growth% over previous day.  See complete list >
Latest COVID-19 News
Global:
Two officials in the Chinese city of Qingdao punished over Coronavirus cluster.
Philippine President seeks to get entire population vaccinated for Covid-19.
Night-time curfew imposed in over 8 French cities to battle second wave of Covid-19. 
Ireland to impose ban on all household visits from Thursday night.
US:
CDC forecasts Covid-19 vaccine release by end of the year.
100 Wells Fargo employees fired for misrepresention to access Covid-19 relief funds.
President Trump's son Barron tests positive for Coronavirus.
Dr. Anthony Fauci says President Trump no longer capable of spreading Coronavirus.
UK:
Talks over expansion of restrictions in England continue between government and local leaders.
Sturgeon unlikely to ease household visit rules in Scotland.
People from UK Covid-19 hotspots to be banned from travelling to Wales.
Northern Ireland imposes strictest Covid-19 lockdown in the UK, schools and restaurants shut.
India:
Theatres in India to reopen after seven-month of Covid-19 shutdown.
Government begins chalking out plan for Covid-19 vaccine storage.
India and Portugal explore possibilities for cooperation in post-Covid-19 scenario.
PGI sets up 50 Covid-19 molecular labs in north India.
Australia:
Daily Covid-19 infections in Victoria fall to eight-day low.
Coalition faces criticism for blaming the pandemic for delay in creating anti-corruption body.
Contact tracing delay could lead to Covid-19 outbreak in regional Victoria.
Unemployment rate in Australia hits 6.9% as 29,500 more people lose their jobs.
Science and Research Updates on COVID-19 Coronavirus
Study shows that Coronavirus infection can frequently cause neurological injuries.
Study claims that UV light is strongly associated with low growth of the Coronavirus.
New study lists out medical procedures that can put health-care providers at a risk of contracting Covid-19.
Practical Tips on Staying Safe, Healthy and Productive
Covid-19 safety tips for reopening offices – make masks compulsory, wash your hands as you shift environments from home back to the office, make sure bathrooms are cleaned diligently, maintain social distancing.
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Tips to avoid ‘Tech Neck’ during the pandemic - rethink your workstation, pay attention to your posture, take breaks, perform stretches.
 
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COVID-19 CORONAVIRUS DAILY NEWSLETTER
October 13, 2020
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COVID-19 Coronavirus Situation Update in Numbers
Total cases New cases New deaths
Global 37,880,000 ↑0.8% 272,637 ↓1.1% 3,912 ↑2.3%
US 7,800,000 ↑0.5% 41,653 ↓4.5% 314 ↓20.3%
UK 617,688 ↑2.3% 13,972 ↑8.5% 50 ↓23.1%
Australia 27,286 ↑0.1% 22 ↑10.0% 0 ↓100.0%
India 7,180,000 ↑0.8% 55,342 ↓17.1% 706 ↓13.5%
Data is for October 13, 2020. Growth% over previous day.  See complete list >
Latest COVID-19 News
Global:
Pfizer to expand late-stage Coronavirus vaccine trial to include children.
First local Coronavirus infection reported in Mainland China in almost two months.
South Korea reports first triple-digit increase in Covid-19 cases in 6 days.
J&J hits pause on Covid-19 vaccine trial as a participant falls ill.
US:
Dr. Fauci hopes Covid-19 numbers will jolt Americans to take steps to control spread of the infection.
Research finds that the US has seen 20% more deaths this year than expected, mostly due to Covid-19.
Trump holds first rally just a week after his release from hospital.
White House doctor says Trump has tested Covid-19 negative on consecutive days and is not infectious.
UK:
Newly released documents show that scientific advisers called for lockdown in England last month.
NHS Nightingale hospitals are being asked to be prepared to take Covid-19 patients.
South Yorkshire to be moved into "high" Covid-19 alert, ban on households mixing indoors possible.
Liverpool pubs shut as Covid-19 control measures are tightened across the UK.
India:
Millions of Indian public servants to get Diwali loans to boost economy amid the pandemic.
Health ministry claims India’s average Covid-19 cases per day has been declining for 5 weeks.
School closure due to Covid-19 may cost India over $400 billion.
Coronavirus has led to rise in demand for child labour in India.
Australia:
Melbourne roadmap out of lockdown likely to be redrawn: Victoria premier
Outdoor Coronavirus restrictions eased in NSW even as seven locally acquired cases are recorded.
Doctor warns that infection control measures at Box Hill Hospital are lacking.
As the Northern Territory reopens to Australia, the Australian Medical Association asks for Covid-19 regulation rethink.
Science and Research Updates on COVID-19 Coronavirus
Researchers find that Coronavirus can survive for 28 days on glass, stainless steel and currency.
The BCG tuberculosis vaccine to be tested for its effectiveness against Coronavirus.
Blocking protein that enables Coronavirus to turn the immune system against healthy cells could help in combating the infection.
Practical Tips on Staying Safe, Healthy and Productive
Managing crisis communications during the pandemic - put a crisis management team in place, get ready to Gauge, Modify, Execute and Review, lead with both business and benevolence, control the message.
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Tips to stay safe while celebrating festivals during the pandemic - follow all precautions, do not ignore any symptoms, avoid assumptions that you cannot fall sick, refrain from eating outside.
 
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COVID-19 CORONAVIRUS DAILY NEWSLETTER
October 12, 2020
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COVID-19 Coronavirus Situation Update in Numbers
Total cases New cases New deaths
Global 37,568,843 ↑0.7% 275,613 ↓18.7% 3,824 ↓19.0%
US 7,762,544 ↑0.6% 43,597 ↓19.7% 394 ↓33.2%
UK 603,716 ↑2.2% 12,872 ↓15.1% 65 ↓19.8%
Australia 27,264 ↑0.1% 20 ↑33.3% 1 ↑100.0%
India 7,120,538 ↑0.9% 66,732 ↓10.3% 816 ↓11.1%
Data is for October 12, 2020. Growth% over previous day.  See complete list >
Latest COVID-19 News
Global:
China's Qingdao city to conduct Covid-19 tests for entire population following new infections.
New Zealand government signs deals with Pfizer, BioNTech for Coronavirus vaccine.
Iran announces its highest one-day death toll from Coronavirus.
Indonesian capital of Jakarta to ease Coronavirus curbs.
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US:
Roosevelt Hotel in New York to close after almost 100 years due to the pandemic.
Former CDC director says US can expect 20,000 more Covid-19 deaths by end of the month. 
South Carolina Senate debate changes formats as Graham refuses to take Covid-19 test.
Broncos-Patriots game postponed after team reports a Covid-19 positive  test.
UK:
Liverpool to go into lockdown after talks with UK government.
First Minister says Wales is "close to a tipping point" with Coronavirus cases rising rapidly.
Top UK scientist says second national lockdown is possible.
Pupils at Denbighshire schools told to self-isolate after Covid-19 cases were confirmed.
India:
India reports less than 1,000 Covid-19 deaths for ninth consecutive day.
Sikkim opens borders to domestic tourists.
Indian stock markets get boost from economy reopening and falling Covid-19 curve.
Kerala decides to open tourist spots amid surge in Covid-19 cases.
Australia:
Australia in travel talks with Japan, South Korea, Singapore and South Pacific nations as Covid-19 cases ease.
Food banks in Australia report surge in demand during Covid-19 pandemic.
PM claims Australia will move cautiously to reopen quarantine-free travel with handful of countries.
Churches in Victoria call for lockdown restrictions to be eased.
Science and Research Updates on COVID-19 Coronavirus
Scientists are studying potential Covid-19 mutation in regions that have seen an unusually contagious second wave.
Mild Coronavirus infections could possibly leave patients ill for months.
Study claims that neurological symptoms of Coronavirus emerge in most hospitalized patients.
Practical Tips on Staying Safe, Healthy and Productive
Tapping into niches created by the pandemic - facilitate the newly remote world, focus on health and safety, consider sustainability, embrace the direct-to-consumer boom.
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Lifestyle tips to keep your liver healthy while working from home - include liver-friendly foods in your diet, moderate your alcohol intake, be mindful while taking OTC drugs, exercise regularly.
 
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COVID-19 CORONAVIRUS DAILY NEWSLETTER
October 9, 2020
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COVID-19 Coronavirus Situation Update in Numbers
Total cases New cases New deaths
Global 36,580,000 ↑1.1% 368,381 ↑11.0% 8,859 ↑56.0%
US 7,610,000 ↑0.8% 56,800 ↑17.9% 972 ↑9.0%
UK 561,815 ↑3.2% 17,540 ↑23.9% 77 ↑10.0%
Australia 27,206 ↑0.1% 24 ↑200.0% 0 ↓100.0%
India 6,910,000 ↑1.0% 70,496 ↓10.2% 964 ↓0.7%
Data is for October 9, 2020. Growth% over previous day.  See complete list >
Latest COVID-19 News
Global:
Sri Lanka orders closure of restaurants, casinos, nightclubs and spas to contain Covid-19.
China formally joins global Covid-19 vaccine facility - COVAX.
Spanish government says Madrid should either impose Coronavirus travel restrictions or face emergency.
UAE company nears end of Phase 3 trials of Chinese Coronavirus vaccine.
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US:
President Trump plans return to campaign trail with rally on Saturday after Covid-19 therapy.  
Wisconsin setting up field hospital for Covid-19 patients as cases surge.
CDC predicts US Covid-19 deaths could reach 233,000 by end of the month.
Trump turns down next presidential debate because it was going to be held virtually.
UK:
Minister claims Coronavirus cases in north England are 'getting out of control'.
Data shows that Nottingham has the highest Covid-19 infection rate in the UK.
Minimum fine for Covid-19 law breach in Northern Ireland expected to rise to £200.
National Trust to cut almost 1,300 jobs to save £100m.
India:
Covid-19 surge in rural areas may make India worst-hit nation.
India's medical tourism sector shows signs of recovery amid the pandemic.
IMA questions Union health and science minister on Ayush-based Covid-19 management protocol.
Union minister Hardeep Singh says India will see pre-Covid air traffic by January 1.
Australia:
Telstra phone records could reveal details on decision to use security guards in Victoria hotel quarantine.
Victorian Premier says hotel quarantine issues have been dealt with.
Australia reports second day of zero Covid-19 death for first time in three months.
Covid-19 cluster in NSW threatens to slow the easing of restrictions. 
Science and Research Updates on COVID-19 Coronavirus
Study finds that those hospitalized with Covid-19 are younger and healthier than influenza patients.
Liquid gel formed in the lungs of Covid-19 patients points towards new treatment.
Study shows that any previous infection by other types of coronaviruses can lessen Covid-19 severity.
Practical Tips on Staying Safe, Healthy and Productive
Tips for managers to lead through the Covid-19 crisis - guide your team to create new norms, protocols, and purpose, use Covid-19 as a time to reflect, attend to your physical and mental health, create opportunities for informal conversations at the workplace.
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Tips for diabetics to follow during the pandemic – eat at the right time, add whole grains to your diet, consume a lot of protein, consume healthy fats from plant sources, eat a lot of fruits and vegetables.
 
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COVID-19 CORONAVIRUS DAILY NEWSLETTER
October 8, 2020
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COVID-19 Coronavirus Situation Update in Numbers
Total cases New cases New deaths
Global 36,190,000 ↑0.9% 331,910 ↑7.5% 5,679 ↑2.8%
US 7,550,000 ↑0.7% 48,182 ↑11.9% 892 ↑24.4%
UK 544,275 ↑2.7% 14,162 ↓2.6% 70 ↓7.9%
Australia 27,182 0.0% 8 ↓68.0% 2 ↑100.0%
India 6,840,000 ↑1.2% 78,524 ↑9.0% 971 ↓1.5%
Data is for October 8, 2020. Growth% over previous day.  See complete list >
Latest COVID-19 News
Global:
UN says Covid-19 could add 2 million stillbirths to yearly toll.
Japan plans to end travel ban for 12 countries next month.
Over 1,000 test Coronavirus-positive at Sri Lanka factory that makes masks for US.
Surge in new Covid-19 cases catapults Netherlands' per capita infection rate to top 10 globally. 
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US:
Green Bay Packers put indefinite hold on having fans at Lambeau Field due to Covid-19 surge. 
Assistant commandant of US Marine Corps, Gen. Gary L. Thomas, tests positive for Covid-19.
Half of US states report rise in Covid-19 cases as leaders push new measures.
Orthodox Jewish community members protest new Covid-19 restrictions in Brooklyn.
UK:
England to face tighter Coronavirus restrictions early next week, closure of bars and restaurants a possibility.
UK Government to pay £2m to settle lawsuit over selection of an IT contract for Covid-19 testing.
Glasgow and Edinburgh pubs to shut under new Scottish Coronavirus rules. 
Those who suffer from long Coronavirus symptoms to receive specialist care in England.
India:
India declines proposal to conduct large study to evaluate Sputnik-V Covid-19 vaccine.
First wave of Coronavirus appears to be receding for first time across India. 
After SC ruling, DGCA issues guidelines for fare refund for flights cancelled during lockdown.
Union finance minister claims the revival of economy post lockdown is clearly visible.
Australia:
Australia expects Covid-19 vaccination no sooner than mid-2021.
Close to 12,500 people have lost their jobs at Australian universities due to Covid-19 impact.
Queensland schools report spike in enrolment as families flee Coronavirus-hit states. 
Despite Coronavirus impact, WA to deliver a surplus budget this year. 
Science and Research Updates on COVID-19 Coronavirus
New study shows that humans may transmit Coronavirus to wildlife.
Experts claim that in order to reduce your Covid-19 risk, you need to sleep more.
Study says that the brain fog that follows Covid-19 recovery could indicate PTSD.
Practical Tips on Staying Safe, Healthy and Productive
Tips to innovate your payments strategy during the Coronavirus crisis - rethink how you can provide customers the best experience, provide customers with flexibility, offer global payment options.
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Homeschooling tips for parents during the pandemic - set your goals, consider a reward system, demarcate learning spaces at home, add in an element of independent learning, equip yourself with resources to make homeschooling possible.
 
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COVID-19 CORONAVIRUS DAILY NEWSLETTER
October 7, 2020
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COVID-19 Coronavirus Situation Update in Numbers
Total cases New cases New deaths
Global 35,850,000 ↑0.9% 308,788 ↑23.0% 5,523 ↑32.2%
US 7,500,000 ↑0.5% 43,062 ↑5.8% 717 ↑80.2%
UK 530,113 ↑2.8% 14,542 ↑15.5% 76 ↑300.0%
Australia 27,174 ↑0.1% 25 ↑92.3% 1 ↑100.0%
India 6,760,000 ↑1.0% 72,049 ↑17.6% 986 ↑11.5%
Data is for October 7, 2020. Growth% over previous day.  See complete list >
Latest COVID-19 News
Global:
WHO head says Coronavirus vaccine may be ready by end of year.
Global airlines warn of more bankruptcies, ask governments to renew wage support programmes.
Study claims that China's experimental Coronavirus vaccine appears to be safe.
Sri Lanka bans public gatherings as Covid-19 cases surge.
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US:
Salt Lake City mayor seeks to reimpose tougher restrictions due to Covid-19 spike.
Biden asks for next presidential debate to be called off if Trump is still suffering from Covid-19.
US FDA asks Covid-19 vaccine developers for two months of safety data before emergency use authorisation.
Fauci claims Covid-19 infections in the White House could have been prevented.
UK:
Number of people hospitalized due to Covid-19 in England jumps by nearly 25%.
PM promises to transform Britain post the Covid-19 crisis.
Nottingham households likely to be banned from mixing after surge in Covid-19 cases.
County Antrim care home to be investigated for a breach of Covid-19 legislation.
India:
India plans to operate two more Vande Bharat flights from Delhi to China.
Infectious diseases specialist claims worst phase of Coronavirus in India may be over.
Health ministry says India is continuing to report a declining trend of Covid-19 cases. 
Reliance Life Sciences enters fray for developing potential Covid-19 vaccine.
Australia:
Victoria reaches lower Covid-19 infection milestone.
Australia's foreign aid program increased to help Pacific countries recover from the pandemic.
Hundreds of Victorians in self-isolation due to two Covid-19 cases linked to Kilmore cafe. 
Three locally acquired Covid-19 cases reported in NSW, breaking the 12-day streak of no local transmission. 
Science and Research Updates on COVID-19 Coronavirus
Study reveals that a number of animals may be vulnerable to SARS-CoV-2.
Experts weigh in on why some people are not recovering from Covid-19 infection.
Contact tracing study shows how kids and superspreaders play a major role in the pandemic.
Practical Tips on Staying Safe, Healthy and Productive
Tips to help your business survive the pandemic – focus on the positives, hit the reset button, never give up, make sure you network.
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How to stay safe while celebrating Halloween during the pandemic - incorporate a face covering as part of your costume, stick to your local neighbourhood, trick-or-treat in a small social group, carry some hand sanitizer with you.
 
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COVID-19 CORONAVIRUS DAILY NEWSLETTER
October 6, 2020
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COVID-19 Coronavirus Situation Update in Numbers
Total cases New cases New deaths
Global 35,520,000 ↑0.8% 250,966 ↓2.9% 4,179 ↑9.6%
US 7,460,000 ↑0.6% 40,705 ↑16.6% 398 ↓0.5%
UK 515,571 ↑2.5% 12,593 ↓45.2% 19 ↓42.4%
Australia 27,149 0.0% 13 ↓13.3% 0 ↓100.0%
India 6,690,000 ↑1.0% 61,267 ↓17.7% 884 ↓2.1%
Data is for October 6, 2020. Growth% over previous day.  See complete list >
Latest COVID-19 News
Global:
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un orders 80-day nation-wide drive to boost economy.
Barcelona announces US$114 million loss for 2019-20 due to impact of Covid-19.
Philippine Airlines to cut nearly 2,700 of its workforce due to pandemic impact.
Paris to shut all bars completely to curb spread of Coronavirus. 
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US:
CDC again updates guidance on Covid-19 transmission by air. 
Disturbed and concerned about baseline of Covid-19 cases in the US: Dr. Anthony Fauci
New York governor closes schools in nine Coronavirus hot spots.
President Trump returns to White House hard hit by Coronavirus.
UK:
Those traveling to Wales from UK Covid-19 hotspots could face quarantine on arrival. 
425 students from the University of Nottingham test positive for Coronavirus.
1,156 penalty notices have been issued in Northern Ireland since March for Covid-19 regulation breaches.
Nicola Sturgeon to meet advisers to discuss further Covid-19 restrictions.
India:
Government data shows that 62.5% of hospitalised Covid-19 patients are under the age of 40.
Kerala, Chhattisgarh, Uttarakhand, Odisha and Madhya Pradesh report surge in Covid-19 cases despite fall in national average.
Punjab shuts Covid-19 Level-I facilities due to drop in occupancy.
Government plans awareness campaign to contain Coronavirus ahead of festive season.
Australia:
Australia plans big spending on job creation to repair pandemic damage to the economy.
Covid-19 cases in Victoria rise, but most cases are linked to known outbreaks.
South Australia to ease border restrictions with Victoria,buffer zone to be extended. 
NSW records 11th day of no locally transmitted Covid-19 cases.
Science and Research Updates on COVID-19 Coronavirus
Study claims Covid-19 patients are at a high risk of deep vein thrombosis.
Experts claim evaporation is essential for Covid-19 transmission during the winter.
Research suggests that loss of smell may be a clearer sign of Covid-19 than a cough.
Practical Tips on Staying Safe, Healthy and Productive
Tips for digital marketing during the pandemic - understand the challenges your customers are facing, learn how to communicate with new customers, create content that’s valuable for your customers.
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Tips to safely visit a hospital during the pandemic - make sure to take prior appointments, take only one other healthy person along, travel by your own vehicle, ensure at least two feet of space between you and another person.
 
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COVID-19 CORONAVIRUS DAILY NEWSLETTER
October 5, 2020
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COVID-19 Coronavirus Situation Update in Numbers
Total cases New cases New deaths
Global 35,247,104 ↑0.7% 258,480 ↓14.6% 3,814 ↓19.1%
US 7,417,845 ↑0.5% 34,901 ↓31.1% 400 ↓41.0%
UK 502,978 ↑4.8% 22,961 ↑78.4% 33 ↓32.7%
Australia 27,136 ↑0.1% 15 ↑87.5% 1 ↓66.7%
India 6,623,815 ↑1.1% 74,442 ↓1.8% 903 ↓3.9%
Data is for October 5, 2020. Growth% over previous day.  See complete list >
Latest COVID-19 News
Global:
Service sector activity in Japan for September shrinks at the slowest pace since start of pandemic.
New Zealand PM lifts Coronavirus restrictions in Auckland.
Paris goes on maximum Coronavirus alert, restaurants to remain open. 
Iceland imposes stricter Covid-19 restrictions after spike in cases. 
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US:
Only 3 US states - Texas, Missouri and South Carolina - are reporting declines in new Covid-19 cases.
Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie checks into hospital after positive Covid-19 test.
Experts claim that Trump's case of Coronavirus may be severe.
New York City mayor to lockdown Covid-19 hotspots middle of this week. 
UK:
UK government launches £238m jobseekers scheme.
Almost 16,000 Covid-19 cases go unreported due to technical glitch.
PM warns that it may be "bumpy through to Christmas" as UK continues to deal with Coronavirus.
UK's Covid-19 vaccine task force head claims vaccinating all of UK is not going to be possible. 
India:
India hopes to receive 500 million Coronavirus vaccine doses by July.
Team of scientists in India develop inexpensive paper-based test for Covid-19. 
Finance Ministry claims India may have crossed Coronavirus peak in September.
Active Covid-19 cases in India hit plateau for first time. 
Australia:
Top health official says it will be “line ball” whether Covid-19 restrictions in Melbournewill be eased in two weeks’ time.
New Coronavirus cases recorded in South Australia hotel quarantine.
Concerns over Melbourne's contact tracing capabilities remain as state seeks to ease restrictions.
WA government to subsidise flights to Broome, Exmouth Kununurra to boost tourism.
Science and Research Updates on COVID-19 Coronavirus
The ability of Covid-19 infection of blocking pain has opened unexpected possibilities for pain relief medication research.
Studies show possible ways melatonin could reduce severity of Covid-19 infection. A clinical trial is ongoing in the U.S. to examine this possibility.
The biologist who helped trace SARS to bats, is now working to uncover the origins of Covid-19.
Practical Tips on Staying Safe, Healthy and Productive
Tips to focus your company’s transformation during the pandemic - articulate the problem, list possible solutions, test capabilities of the organization against solution options, capture the enablers.
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Tips to plan a wedding during the pandemic – opt for an outdoor wedding, scan all the guests & sanitise at all entry points, opt for a buffet, use eco-friendly disposables.
 
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COVID-19 CORONAVIRUS DAILY NEWSLETTER
October 2, 2020
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COVID-19 Coronavirus Situation Update in Numbers
Total cases New cases New deaths
Global 34,350,000 ↑0.9% 308,074 ↑1.2% 8,647 ↑45.7%
US 7,280,000 ↑0.7% 44,771 ↑6.6% 880 ↓5.4%
UK 460,178 ↑1.5% 6,914 ↓2.7% 59 ↓16.9%
Australia 27,096 ↑0.1% 33 ↑100.0% 6 ↑100.0%
India 6,390,000 ↑1.3% 81,484 ↓6.1% 1,095 ↓7.3%
Data is for October 2, 2020. Growth% over previous day.  See complete list >
Latest COVID-19 News
Global:
Paris likely to be under maximum Covid-19 alert from Monday.
Madrid to go back under city-wide lockdown after surge in Covid-19 cases.
Unemployment in Japan rises to highest rate since 2017 due to pandemic. 
Turkey’s government accused of hiding true extent of Coronavirus outbreak in the country.
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US:
President Trump's aide, Hope Hicks, tests positive for Coronavirus.
US Army reports sharp rise in suicides during the Covid-19 pandemic.
President Trump to defy Coronavirus task force recommendations to travel to Wisconsin for campaign rallies.
Hit by the pandemic, US airlines lay off thousands of employees as federal relief ends.
UK:
UK adds Poland, Turkey and three Caribbean islands to quarantine list. 
Government to go ahead with new "three-tier" Coronavirus restrictions in local England.
Sheffield made "area of enhanced support" as Covid-19 cases rise. 
West Midland doctors told to plan for mass Covid-19 vaccination scheme from November.
India:
Study finds that gene mutation is reason for different Covid-19 death rates in Indian states. 
UP government permits Durga puja under strict Covid-19 rules. 
US commits USD 1.9 million to support vulnerable populations in India. 
Petrol demand in India back to pre-Coronavirus levels, diesel sales increase.
Australia:
Victoria, Australia's Covid-19 hotspot, reports daily cases near a four-month low.
Royal commission finds government’s Covid-19 aged care preparation has been insufficient.
PM announces that travellers from New Zealand will be able to visit 'very soon'.
Labor criticises government decision of allowing “privileged” foreign citizens to enter Australia.
Science and Research Updates on COVID-19 Coronavirus
Scientists claims that treatments that target the virus in the patient’s nose might help prevent Covid-19 infection.
Lab-made antibodies show promise in treating Covid-19 infection.
Experts claim that early immune responses could be the reason why younger people get less sick from Coronavirus.
Practical Tips on Staying Safe, Healthy and Productive
Successfully training fitness clients online - manage time properly, use appropriate tools, opt for online apps.
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Boosting your immunity to reduce your immune age - eat a healthy varied diet rich in fiber, engage in physical activity, walk often, exercise for the benefit of your T cells.
 
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COVID-19 CORONAVIRUS DAILY NEWSLETTER
October 1, 2020
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COVID-19 Coronavirus Situation Update in Numbers
Total cases New cases New deaths
Global 34,030,000 ↑0.9% 304,305 ↑9.5% 5,934 ↓1.5%
US 7,230,000 ↑0.6% 41,982 ↓2.4% 930 ↑0.2%
UK 453,264 ↑1.6% 7,108 ↓0.5% 71 0.0%
Australia 27,063 0.0% 0 ↓100.0% 0 ↓100.0%
India 6,310,000 ↑1.3% 86,821 ↑7.9% 1,181 ↑0.2%
Data is for October 1, 2020. Growth% over previous day.  See complete list >
Latest COVID-19 News
Global:
Hong Kong Golf Open postponed to 2021 due to Covid-19.
EU warns of bird flu outbreak amid Coronavirus pandemic. 
Physician heading Phase III clinical trial in Pakistan urges people to volunteer for trial.
Global study finds no clear link between reopening of schools and surge in Covid-19 cases. 
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US:
Record number of Covid-19 hospitalizations recorded in Wisconsin.
Over 4 million more Americans enrolled in Medicaid as the pandemic affected the nation's economy.
Sunday's NFL Steelers-Titans game postponed after players test positive for Covid-19.
Startling increase in Covid-19 cases recorded in Orthodox Jewish neighborhoods in New York. 
UK:
200 people flout Coronavirus restrictions and gather for a party at Coventry University student hall.
Aberystwyth University in Wales to resume in-person classes. 
Covid-19 death toll in Scotland hits highest recorded level since June.
Health Secretary promises MPs votes on Coronavirus rules wherever possible. 
India:
Cinemas and schools in India to reopen despite spike in Coronavirus cases.
Ayurveda trials in India show positive results in easing Covid-19 symptoms. 
Study shows that superspreaders led to 60% Covid-19 cases in India.
Athletics Federation of India cancels this year's national championships due to the pandemic.
Australia:
Victoria reports its 800th Covid-19 death while other states ease restrictions.
Flight Centre to close another 91 Australian stores as Coronavirus affects business.
Daniel Andrews’ Covid-19 omnibus bill not likely to pass upper house.
Australia to consider home isolation for returned travellers with electronic surveillance.
Science and Research Updates on COVID-19 Coronavirus
Study claims that nine in ten Covid-19 patients experience side-effects after they have recovered from the disease.
Study shows that Covid-19 infection might deteriorate men's testosterone levels.
A new study suggests that ventilation systems may increase risk of Coronavirus exposure.
Practical Tips on Staying Safe, Healthy and Productive
Reducing business expense during Covid-19 - consider a shift in overall strategy, cut administration costs, develop a financially focused mindset.
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Keeping your heart healthy during and after the pandemic – eat healthy, exercise regularly, sleep for eight hours minimum, take any medications prescribed religiously.
 
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