Coronavirus live news: global number of confirmed cases passes 1m

Spain death toll passes 10,000; Italy reports 760 new deaths, taking total to 13,915, but a slower growth rate in infections; Thailand imposes national curfew

11.23pm BST

The Walt Disney Co says it will start standing down (furloughing) non-essential employees on 19 April, citing the impact of the coronavirus outbreak on its business.

11.15pm BST

The daily White House press briefing is underway. You can keep up today date with it on our US live blog here:

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