Sheep and bacteria are helping in the fight against coronavirus – here’s how

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Coronavirus live news: Spain passes 100,000 cases, as UN says world faces worst crisis since WW2

US has one 1 in 5 cases globally; global cases pass 860,000; record daily fatalities in…

The world must not let Viktor Orbán get away with his pandemic power-grab | Péter Krekó

If Hungary’s draconian experiment proves successful, then other illiberal countries will be tempted to follow suit…

Forty years of American politics have made Covid-19 a working-class problem | Francine Prose

While the rich work from home, others are packed on subways or losing their jobs. This…

Australia coronavirus live updates: death toll rises to 20 as pop-up clinic established in Bondi – latest news

Morrison government commits $110m to seafood industry and coronavirus testing pop-up clinic established in Bondi. Follow…

Coronavirus US live: Donald Trump predicts 'a very, very painful two weeks'

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Whole Foods workers hold ‘sick-out’ to demand hazard pay during pandemic

An organized employees group is calling for better health protections, including paid sick leave and benefits…

Coronavirus and triage: a medical ethicist on how hospitals make difficult decisions

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Breaking contracts over coronavirus: Can you argue it’s an ‘act of God’?

The NBA suspended its season on March 11, citing the coronavirus risk. A force majeure clause…

Pregnant during the coronavirus crisis? Don’t panic

Svetlana Iakusheva/Shutterstock Pregnancy and birth continue in times of crisis. There may be no perfectly convenient…