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Spain to mourn its coronavirus dead: Live updates

Country to observe 10 days of national mourning, as the global death toll from COVID-19 rises above 350,000.

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US stocks surge as NYSE trading floor reopens

US stocks surge as NYSE trading floor reopens

Optimism sweeps Wall Street as investors focus on green shoots of US economic activity and vaccine news.

JK Rowling unveils The Ickabog book for children in lockdown

Harry Potter author releases free kid's book online

The first chapters of a fairy tale about a monster known as the Ickabog are available online for free.

Nokia shuts Indian plant after 42 test positive for coronavirus

Nokia shuts Indian plant after 42 test positive for coronavirus

The Nokia outbreak underlines the challenges of easing India's two-month nationwide lockdown.

Saudia Arabia to partly ease coronavirus lockdown this weekend

Saudia Arabia to partly ease coronavirus lockdown this weekend

Within a three-day period, the kingdom will make major strides against virus-related lockdowns.