I was the Australian doctor on the WHO’s COVID-19 mission to China. Here’s what we found about the origins of the coronavirus

It was in Wuhan, in central China, that the virus, now called SARS-CoV-2, emerged in December…

Five ways UK government could have avoided 100,000 Covid deaths

Extract from the Guardian article: Here are five ways the government could have avoided 100,000 Covid…

Armed police raid home of Florida scientist fired over Covid-19 data

Rebekah Jones, the Florida data scientist embroiled in a dispute with the state’s Republican governor over the handling…

Mink coronavirus mutation spreads to humans.

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) – Denmark will cull its mink population of up to 17 million after a…

Australia news live: first person charged under foreign interference laws

Victoria and NSW report no new locally acquired cases of coronavirus as Australian politicians respond to…

Coronavirus live news: England begins lockdown as Russia, Poland, Austria, Switzerland see record case rises

Latvia and Estonia also confirm record one-day infections; Cyprus introduces night-time curfew; England’s lockdown begins. Russia,…

China bans non-Chinese arrivals from UK as England enters lockdown

People from Belgium and Philippines are also barred in ‘temporary measure taken in response to the…

UK coronavirus live: nearly 500 further deaths in 24 hours; MPs pass English lockdown rules by 516 votes to 38

Latest updates: UK records 492 further deaths – up from 397 yesterday; lockdown rules pass Commons…

Coronavirus live news: Italy registers 30,550 daily cases on eve of new curbs; record infections in Poland

New measures to come into force in Italy as cases rise; Poland reports record 24,692 new…

NHS leaders warn of surge in serious Covid-19 cases in England

Hospitals could have more patients with disease in two weeks’ time than at peak of pandemic…