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…

Tiny air pollution rise linked to 11% more Covid-19 deaths – study

Evidence is now strong enough that preventive action should be taken, scientists sayCoronavirus – latest updatesSee…

Denmark announces cull of 15 million mink over Covid mutation fears

Mutated virus infects 12 humans, sparking concerns that effectiveness of future vaccine could be affectedCoronavirus –…

Rich states' Covid deals 'may deprive poor of vaccine for years'

Wealthy countries already have agreements for 3.73bn doses, with another 5m under negotiation, study finds Coronavirus…

‘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…

Race to save 100 whales in Sri Lanka's biggest mass beaching

Navy joins forces with rescuers and volunteers in effort to push pilot whales back into oceanRescuers…

US election 2020: Trump threatens to fire Fauci as Harris warns over nation's 'moral direction' – live

On election-eve Biden will target Pennsylvania and Ohio, Trump visits four states FBI confirms it is…

Coronavirus live news: South Korea to fine people without masks; global deaths pass 1.2m

WHO chief Tedros quarantines after contact with Covid case; Brexit party to rebrand as ‘anti-lockdown’ party;…