Covid World Map: Tracking the Global Outbreak

The coronavirus pandemic has sickened more than 38,135,400 people, according to official counts. As of Wednesday morning, at least 1,085,600 people have died, and the virus has been detected in nearly every country, as these maps show.

Average daily cases per 100,000 people in the past week

Share of population with a reported case

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Travellers return to the sky as China’s Covid-19 outbreak comes under control, boosting ‘golden week’ flights by 13 per cent

a group of people standing in front of a store: Visitors crowd onto a narrow alley in Zhujiajiao Water Town on the outskirts of Shanghai, China, on Monday, October 5, 2020. Photo: Bloomberg

Visitors crowd onto a narrow alley in Zhujiajiao Water Town on the outskirts of Shanghai, China, on Monday, October 5, 2020. Photo: Bloomberg

China’s aviation industry took a step closer towards full recovery, as more people took to air travel during the nation’s “golden week” public holiday, encouraged by a rigorous testing regime, social distancing and the wearing of masks that brought the coronavirus outbreak under control.

The number of

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After new coronavirus travel map is released, Gov. Mike DeWine to update state on outbreak: Watch live

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Gov. Mike DeWine will update the public on the state’s response to the coronavirus Thursday afternoon, after releasing the latest travel advisory map.

The new map shows seven states with high COVID-19 positivity testing rates. People who arrive from Ohio from the states are recommended to self-quarantine for 14 days.

Watch the 2 p.m. DeWine briefing below, broadcast by the Ohio Channel.

Last week’s travel advisory map

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Trump Returns to a Capital in Chaos as Covid-19 Outbreak Spreads

Here’s what you need to know:

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As the coronavirus upended the top echelons of the U.S. government on Tuesday — leaving President Trump convalescing in the White House, the Capitol eerily empty after lawmakers tested positive and most of the Joint Chiefs of Staff in quarantine — the president abruptly ended talks on a stimulus bill intended to shore up the

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Last residents moved out of Norwich nursing home after coronavirus outbreak kills three, sickens dozens

The last of the 53 residents of the embattled Three Rivers Healthcare Center in Norwich have been moved out of the facility, effectively bringing an end to current operations about a month after a COVID outbreak led to the death of three patients and sickened dozens.

a sign on the side of a building: Norwich, CT - 9/16/20 - The Connecticut Department of Public Health announced Wednesday that Three Rivers Healthcare will be closing after several COVID-19 patient deaths and at least a number of other infections

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Norwich, CT – 9/16/20 – The Connecticut Department of Public Health announced Wednesday that Three Rivers

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Students isolating in Queen’s University Belfast accommodation after Covid-19 outbreak

CLOSE TO 100 students in Queen’s University Belfast are believed to be self-isolating after 30 students at the college tested positive for Covid-19. 

Last night, Queen’s University said that a “small number of students at one Queen’s Accommodation site” have tested positive for the virus. 

The BBC is reporting that 30 cases of the virus have so far been recorded in the college-run accommodation, which is home to 3,000 students

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Flying during the coronavirus outbreak: Should I cancel my flight? What precautions can I take?

The demand for air travel continues to plummet amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, with airlines slashing routes and scaling back on service.


Those still planning to fly, however, may be wondering about the risks associated with air travel, or what precautions the major airlines are taking to keep passengers safe.

What do I need to know?

The U.S. Centers for Disease

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Switzerland sends 2,500 students into quarantine after hotel school COVID outbreak

ZURICH (Reuters) – Switzerland has quarantined the entire undergraduate body of one of its premier hospitality management schools just days after their return from summer recess, regional officials said on Wednesday, following a COVID-19 outbreak linked to one or more parties.

All 2,500 undergraduate students at the Ecole Hoteliere de Lausanne must remain in their housing, including on-campus accommodation, until Sept. 28, authorities for the canton of Vaud said in

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Reuters launches new COVID-19 Global Tracker, including dedicated outbreak trackers for 240 countries and territories around the world

Reuters Covid-19 Global Tracker

Reuters announced today the launch of the COVID-19 Global Tracker, a new global initiative to track the state of the pandemic worldwide, featuring the latest global data and trends as well as dedicated pages for 240 countries and territories.

The project showcases a unique effort by Reuters global editorial team to collect and verify the latest and most accurate COVID-19 infections and deaths

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