Indian authorities send buses to take unemployed to villages
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Indian authorities send buses to take unemployed to villages

Authorities have sent a fleet of buses to the outskirts of India's capital to meet an exodus of migrant workers desperately trying to reach their home villages during the world's largest coronavirus lockdown

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Students provide sanitizers to daily workers to fight virus
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Students provide sanitizers to daily workers to fight virus

A group of students from several universities in Yogyakarta has distributed soaps and hand sanitizers to informal daily workers to prevent the spread of COVID-19

Guinea voters back change that could extend president's rule
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Guinea voters back change that could extend president's rule

Provisional results indicate Guinea has overwhelmingly voted for a constitutional change that could see the president remain in power for two more terms. Nearly 92% of voters on March 22 supported the change that would keep the two-term limit on presidencies, but increase terms from five years to six

China sends medical aid to Pakistan to combat virus outbreak
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China sends medical aid to Pakistan to combat virus outbreak

Pakistan's foreign ministry says that China has sent a plane loaded with medical personnel and supplies to help with the fight against the spread of the coronavirus in the nation of 220 million people

AP PHOTOS: Italy's front-line medical heroes, in portraits
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AP PHOTOS: Italy's front-line medical heroes, in portraits

The doctors and nurses on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic in Italy are almost unrecognizable behind their masks, scrubs, gloves and hairnets the flimsy battle armor that is their only barrier to contagion

Australia prepares to fly German cruise passengers home
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Australia prepares to fly German cruise passengers home

Australian authorities are pressing ahead with plans to fly 800 cruise ship passengers to Germany this weekend after a downward revision in the number of people on board who had contracted the coronavirus

With virus, cherished Mideast traditions come to abrupt halt
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With virus, cherished Mideast traditions come to abrupt halt

As the novel coronavirus continues to spread across the Middle East, cherished traditions are coming to an abrupt halt: No more massive weddings and celebrations

Virus infections top 600,000 worldwide, long fight ahead
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Virus infections top 600,000 worldwide, long fight ahead

The number of confirmed coronavirus infections worldwide has topped 600,000 as new cases stack up quickly in Europe and the United States and officials dig in for a long fight against the pandemic

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Virus delays review of the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty

The United Nations says the 191 parties to the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty have decided to postpone a conference to review its implementation because of the coronavirus pandemic