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,…

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…

Denmark announces cull of 15 million mink over Covid mutation fears

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‘Embarrassing’: Denmark forced to U-turn on meat ban for state canteens

The initiative had been part of the government’s aim to achieve a 70% reduction in greenhouse…

Coronavirus live news: France sees record new cases; WHO warns it's 'not too late' to take critical action

Portugal considering state of emergency; Italy’s coronavirus strategy is ‘wasting time’, says scientific advisor; Germany begins…

The Guardian view on lockdown economics: protect and survive | Editorial

The government must do more to provide economic security for those suffering from Covid-19 restrictions and…

Ryanair: no refunds for flights during Covid lockdown in England

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The Guardian view on Tories and migration: stop the posing | Editorial

The drowning of a family of five in the Channel and a fire on a ship…

Coronavirus live news: Europe passes 10m cases, Australian cases rise amid border fight

England lockdown expected early next week; US passes 9m infections; New South Wales records four new…

Global Covid report: Belgium facing new lockdown as Germany takes in patients

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