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Where are we in finding a treatment for COVID-19?

Some drugs and treatments have shown promise in clinical trials, while others are drawing controversy.

Where are we in finding a treatment for COVID-19?

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'No silver bullet' for coronavirus, WHO warns

Officials exhort countries 'do it all' to curb the spread of COVID-19 as there might never be a lasting vaccine.

'No silver bullet' for coronavirus, WHO warns

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Is the world facing a second coronavirus wave?

The number of new cases is surging around the globe and governments are weighing options to face it.

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WHO: Coronavirus pandemic is a 'once-in-a-century' health crisis

WHO director general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus says effect of coronavirus will be felt for decades to come.

WHO: Coronavirus pandemic is a 'once-in-a-century' health crisis

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Biggest daily rise in Spain coronavirus cases since June: Live

Spain logs over 1,200 infections, the largest daily rise since its lockdown ended.

Biggest daily rise in Spain coronavirus cases since June: Live

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US coronavirus deaths top 150,000: Live updates

US among highest in per-capita deaths globally as Florida reports record increase in COVID-19 deaths for second day.

US coronavirus deaths top 150,000: Live updates

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Italy extends state of emergency over coronavirus: Live updates

PM Conte orders extension until October 15 after Italy records over 246,500 cases and 35,000 deaths from COVID-19.

Italy extends state of emergency over coronavirus: Live updates

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Face masks and COVID-19: All you need to know

We take a look at the different types of masks and how best to use them to stay safe and curb the spread of coronavirus.

Face masks and COVID-19: All you need to know

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EU eyes COVID-19 vaccines at less than $40, shuns WHO initiative

The bloc has deemed vaccine alliance co-led by World Health Organization slow and high-cost, EU sources told Reuters.

EU eyes COVID-19 vaccines at less than $40, shuns WHO initiative

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US surpasses 4 million coronavirus infections: Live updates

The US is the hardest hit country in terms of the number of cases and deaths, and has seen a new surge in recent weeks.

US surpasses 4 million coronavirus infections: Live updates

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South Africa to close schools again over coronavirus surge

The country has recorded over 400,000 coronavirus cases, fifth-highest in the world, and more than 6,000 deaths.

South Africa to close schools again over coronavirus surge

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Global coronavirus infections exceed 15 million: Live updates

US remains worst-hit country with more than 3.91 million infections, while death toll in the country stands at 142,350.

Global coronavirus infections exceed 15 million: Live updates

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California coronavirus cases top 400,000: Live updates

Western state will soon overtake New York as worst-hit in the United States.

California coronavirus cases top 400,000: Live updates

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US Senate report accuses China of 'digital authoritarianism'

The report, conducted by Democrats, says China uses artificial intelligence to control information and track citizens.

 US Senate report accuses China of 'digital authoritarianism'

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Is it safe to attend sports events during a pandemic?

As sporting events resume, countries are taking different measures to curb the spread of COVID-19.

Coronavirus: How to make sports events safe during a pandemic