Coronavirus live news: Hong Kong man's second Covid-19 infection gives rise to immunity concerns

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7.43pm BST

Zoom, the video conferencing app that has proved very popular with people working from home during the coronavirus pandemic, has suffered a partial failure that left thousands of people in the US, UK and across the world unable to connect to work meetings or classes.

The California-based company behind the app apologised to customers and said it was working hard to fix the problem that had left users “unable to start and join Zoom meetings and webinars”.

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7.34pm BST

The number of new, confirmed cases of Covid-19 in France has risen by 1,955 compared to the previous day, although the increase in new cases was less than in previous days.

The French health ministry said the number of deaths from Covid-19 had risen by 15 from the previous day to stand at 30,528 casualties, while the total number of confirmed Covid-19 cases stands at 244,854.

Continue reading… Source: The Guardian: Coronavirus live news: Hong Kong man's second Covid-19 infection gives rise to immunity concerns ———

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