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Bangladesh
  • Infection: 61
  • Recovery: 26
  • Death: 6

Source: IEDCR

World
  • Infection: 1,066,706
  • Recovery: 223,697
  • Death: 56,767

Source: Johns Hopkins University

‘Don’t care’ attitude frightens me

Julian Francis writes these few words with 'a certain amount of anger and emotion'

A drug addicted mother stands in the doorway of her house in Nimruz's capital Zaranj. About 10 percent of addicts are women here, the National Police estimates in Zaranj, Afghanistan on January 21, 2020. Thomson Reuters

Afghan women turn to drugs amid pandemic

The influx of Afghan refugees from Iran fleeing the virus outbreak can fuel the number of female drug addicts

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and David Attenborough speak with school children during a conference about the UK-hosted COP26 UN Climate Summit, at the Science Museum in London, Britain February 4, 2020. REUTERS

Experts predict significant
fall in CO2 emissions

The drop in carbon emissions could be the biggest since World War II

A drive through coronavirus testing facility in North London, Apr 2, 2020. The British government came very late to the recognition that testing for the virus is a key part of fighting it — a failure that has set off an outcry in the country. The New York Times

After lost months, UK vows to catch up on virus testing

The health secretary vows that Britain will conduct 100,000 tests a day by the end of April

A Danish citizen stranded in Peru is pictured before catching a repatriation flight bound for Denmark as the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues, in Lima, Peru Apr 2, 2020. REUTERS

Peru, Panama launch gender-based virus measures

The countries start limiting the times men and women can leave their homes out to stall virus 

Street cleaners observe social distancing guidelines on a street in Chelsea as the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues in London, Britain, April 2, 2020. REUTERS

No win for carers, cleaners in virus crisis

They risk across the world losing their wages or their liberty in what they say is a lose-lose situation

Fire Department emergency medical technicians in Paterson, NJ, attend to a patient under investigation of having the coronavirus during a morning shift on Tuesday, Mar 24, 2020. The New York Times

12 hours with EMTs in a city under siege

Special units of emergency medical workers in Paterson,New Jersey, respond to 911 calls for suspected coronavirus, entering homes and putting themselves at risk

Local villager Arifin Anak Mingok stands behind a roadblock set up in Busut Baru village in Hulu Langat, Selangor State, Malaysia on Apr 2, 2020. REUTERS

Malaysia's indigenous people flee into forests to escape virus

It comes after the first indigenous 'Orang Asli' person became infected by the coronavirus

Qtina Parson, who has three relatives who appear to be infected with the coronavirus, in the Bronx on Apr 1, 2020. The New York Times

Everyone knows someone with coronavirus

The growing number of cases and deaths have touched families and social circles across New York city

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