Tourism

Coronavirus: Travel restrictions, border shutdowns by country

Countries around the world have taken drastic measures, including border closures, in an attempt to curb COVID-19.

Coronavirus: Travel restrictions, border shutdowns by country

Coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus: Which countries have confirmed cases?

More than 732,000 infections are confirmed in at least 177 countries and territories, including at least 34,000 deaths.

Coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus: What sporting events are affected by the pandemic?

As the virus spreads across the globe, sports bodies are cancelling or postponing events.

Coronavirus: What sporting events are affected by the pandemic?

Coronavirus pandemic

Saudi king offers to pay for coronavirus patients' treatment

Saudi Arabia's health minister says citizens and residents diagnosed with the virus will be covered by the kingdom.

Saudi king offers to pay for coronavirus patients' treatment

Middle East

Netanyahu under quarantine as aide tests positive for COVID-19

Israeli PM's office said quarantine decision was precautionary as he had not been in recent proximity with ill aide.

Netanyahu under quarantine as aide tests positive for COVID-19

Yemen

Saudi-UAE coalition carries out air raids on Yemen's Sanaa

According to rebel-run Al Masirah TV, the coalition launched 19 air attacks on the capital.

Saudi-UAE coalition carries out air raids on Yemen's Sanaa

Netherlands

Van Gogh painting stolen from Dutch museum closed due to virus

Forensics and art theft experts inspect video footage after Spring Garden painting is stolen from Singer Laren museum.

Van Gogh painting stolen from Dutch museum closed due to virus

Coronavirus pandemic

Thousands of tourists stranded in Nepal after lockdown

Government suspends international flights after complete lockdown since five coronavirus cases were confirmed.

Coronavirus pandemic

China's Wuhan sees return to normal life

China lifts more controls that have kept 11 million people under quarantine in the city of Wuhan - where the coronavirus pandemic originated.

Hungary

Hungary's PM Orban gets sweeping powers to tackle coronavirus

Nationalist gov't says emergency powers necessary in crisis but critics fear open-ended rules are vulnerable to abuse.

Hungary's PM Orban gets sweeping powers to tackle coronavirus

Syria's War

'Police said you cannot enter because of coronavirus'

About 200 Syrian refugees are stranded in northern Cyprus after a harrowing standoff with authorities on the sea.

Cyprus pushes Syrian refugees back at sea due to coronavirus

Coronavirus pandemic

How many coronavirus cases does each US state have?

The US now has the most coronavirus cases in the world. As testing continues, the number is expected to rapidly climb.

How many coronavirus cases does each US state have?