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Roadbridge in north Italy collapses, two suffer minor injuries

Roadbridge in north Italy collapses, two suffer minor injuries

SUMMARY: MILAN (Reuters) - A bridge on a normally busy provincial road in northern Italy collapsed on Wednesday but with virtually no traffic during the coronavirus lockdown, only two truck drivers suffered minor injuries, the fire brigade said.

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Dutch use ice rink for drive-in coronavirus testing

Dutch use ice rink for drive-in coronavirus testing

SUMMARY: A member of medical staff takes coronavirus test samples during drive-thru coronavirus disease (COVID-19) testing, on a converted ice rink, in Alkmaar, Netherlands April 8, 2020.

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After Trump criticism, U.N. chief says now not the time to assess virus response

After Trump criticism, U.N. chief says now not the time to assess virus response

SUMMARY: FILE PHOTO: U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres makes a statement at U.N. headquarters in New York City, New York, U.S., September 23, 2019.

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Pope condemns those trying to make quick buck off coronavirus

Pope condemns those trying to make quick buck off coronavirus

SUMMARY: VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis on Wednesday condemned people he said were exploiting the coronavirus pandemic to turn a quick profit and decried the “hypocrisy” of how some politicians are dealing with the crisis.

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Factbox: Latest on the spread of the coronavirus around the world

Factbox: Latest on the spread of the coronavirus around the world

SUMMARY: REUTERS/Jon NazcaDEATHS AND INFECTIONS- For an interactive graphic tracking the global spread, open tmsnrt.rs/3aIRuz7 in an external browser.

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What you need to know about the coronavirus right now

What you need to know about the coronavirus right now

SUMMARY: (Reuters) - Here’s what you need to know about the coronavirus right now:A man wearing a protective face mask walks on Waterloo bridge while the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues, London, Britain, April 7, 2020.

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Jordan announces a 48-hour nationwide curfew starting Thursday midnight: government spokesman

Jordan announces a 48-hour nationwide curfew starting Thursday midnight: government spokesman

SUMMARY: AMMAN (Reuters) - Jordan announced a 48-hour sweeping nationwide curfew that would start from Thursday midnight, in a stepped-up bid to stem the spread of the coronavirus, the government spokesman said.

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Top EU court orders Poland to suspend disciplinary chamber

Top EU court orders Poland to suspend disciplinary chamber

SUMMARY: FILE PHOTO: An image of scales is pictured on a pillar of the Supreme Court in Warsaw, Poland October 23, 2019.

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France knife attack suspect charged with terrorism offences, murder

France knife attack suspect charged with terrorism offences, murder

SUMMARY: PARIS (Reuters) - A man who killed two people in a knife attack in southeastern France at the weekend is a refugee from Sudan and has been charged with terrorism offences and murder, the French anti-terrorist prosecutor’s office said on Wednesday.

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India considers narrowing lockdown to coronavirus hotspots

India considers narrowing lockdown to coronavirus hotspots

SUMMARY: NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India is considering plans to seal off coronavirus hotspots in Delhi, Mumbai and parts of the south while easing curbs elsewhere as a way out of a three-week lockdown that has caused deep economic distress, officials said on Wednesday.

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US election 2020: Bernie Sanders suspends presidential campaign

US election 2020: Bernie Sanders suspends presidential campaign

SUMMARY: Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption Sanders: 'I wish I had better news'Senator Bernie Sanders has suspended his campaign to become US president.

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Syria war: Syrian air force behind 2017 chemical attacks, OPCW finds

Syria war: Syrian air force behind 2017 chemical attacks, OPCW finds

SUMMARY: The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) said 106 people were affected by the incidents in the opposition-held village of Latamina.

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Coronavirus: Marathon talks over EU virus rescue package stall

Coronavirus: Marathon talks over EU virus rescue package stall

SUMMARY: Why did the EU talks break down?

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Coronavirus: 'Drop in global trade to be worse than 2008 crisis'

Coronavirus: 'Drop in global trade to be worse than 2008 crisis'

SUMMARY: The wide range of possibilities reflects the uncertainties about the health crisis.

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Coronavirus: EU top scientist forced out in political row

Coronavirus: EU top scientist forced out in political row

SUMMARY: It said it regretted Prof Ferrari's comments.

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End of Wuhan lockdown could trigger a "resurgence in infections" in China, doctor warns

End of Wuhan lockdown could trigger a "resurgence in infections" in China, doctor warns

SUMMARY: Residents were allowed to leave the central Chinese city of Wuhan on Wednesday for the first time in nearly three months.

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Coronavirus: France and Germany count economic cost of crisis

Coronavirus: France and Germany count economic cost of crisis

SUMMARY: Europe's biggest economies have begun counting the cost to growth from the coronavirus crisis - as leaders across the continent struggle to reach agreement on how to mitigate its impact.

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Italy bridge collapse: Two drivers survive

Italy bridge collapse: Two drivers survive

SUMMARY: Image copyright Polizia di Stato Image caption Local residents heard a roar and then the sound of collapsing masonryTwo van drivers escaped serious injury when a bridge over a river in northern Italy collapsed on Wednesday.

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Wuhan residents celebrate, travel after coronavirus lockdown ends

Wuhan residents celebrate, travel after coronavirus lockdown ends

SUMMARY: Wuhan residents celebrate, travel after coronavirus lockdown ends Tens of thousands of people left Wuhan on Wednesday morning for the first time in two and a half months after the Chinese government lifted travel restrictions on the city where the coronavirus outbreak began.

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Coronavirus: Covid-19 detecting apps face teething problems

Coronavirus: Covid-19 detecting apps face teething problems

SUMMARY: In this case, the goal is to be able to distinguish the Covid-19 from other illnesses including the flu.

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