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Brazil passes 100,000 Covid-19 deaths, as cases top 3 million

Brazil surpassed 100,000 deaths from Covid-19 on Saturday as cases exceeded 3 million, according to the latest numbers by the country's Health Ministry.The fatalities milestone comes less than five months after Brazil recorded its first Covid-19-related death.The ministry said 100,477…

Italy prepares to return to school ... with saws

Italy, the first Covid-19 epicenter outside of China, has used an aggressive testing regime and face coverings to beat back a second wave of the pandemic so far. But as the nation's children prepare to return to the classroom, many…

India now has more than 2 million confirmed coronavirus cases

India has recorded more than 2 million total coronavirus cases, only three weeks after announcing it had hit 1 million confirmed infections, as the country's healthcare systems buckle under the pressure of the escalating pandemic.On Friday, India's Ministry of Health…