(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – US health authorities are debating whether to recommend face coverings for everyone when they go out in public."Coronavirus: US ‘considers cloth face masks for public’"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – The number of global coronavirus infections shot past 200,000 on Wednesday, as governments across Europe, North America and Asia rolled out tough measures to put the brakes on the ferocious spread of the deadly pandemic."Global coronavirus cases top 200,000 as nations tighten clampdowns"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The number of people dying from coronavirus in Italy has risen by 475 in one day to nearly 3,000 – the biggest increase since the outbreak."Italy coronavirus deaths rise by record 475 in a day"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The president of France on Monday said he was ordering people in the country to stay at home for up to 15 days because of the coronavirus outbreak."Coronavirus lockdown: France orders people to stay at home for 15 days due to pandemic"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –India’s iconic monument Taj Mahal has shut down to halt the spread of the coronavirus, officials say."India shuts down Taj Mahal amid coronavirus fears"