Health

First coronavirus deaths in the Middle East

Most of Hubei province remains under lockdown, with residents unable to leave their homes without special permission. Travel restrictions of varying severity have been imposed across China, from monitored movement to total quarantine from coronavirus, COVID-19

Elon Musk to become father, admits mum Maye

Elon Musk, who already has five children from a previous marriage, has only publicly tweeted 'x is y' when Grimes posted two photographs of her baby bump and the singer has not said publicly that the Tesla co-founder and SpaceX CEO is the father.

Coronavirus: What do you feel if you are infected

An analysis, published in the esteemed The Lancet medical journal, of the first 99 patients treated for the coronavirus at Wuhan’s Jinyintan Hospital shows how differently the virus can impact people.

WHO finally declares global emergency over coronavirus

China first informed the World Health Organisation about cases of the new virus in late last month. To date, China has reported more than 7,800 cases including 170 deaths. Eighteen other countries have since reported cases.

Air pollution impacts can be heart-stopping

“We analysed almost a quarter of a million cases of out-of-hospital cardiac arrests and found a clear link with acute air pollution levels," said Professor Kazuaki Negishi

Impossible Foods receive United Nations award

“Unless we act quickly to reduce or eliminate the use of animals in the food system, we are racing toward ecological disaster,” said Pat Brown at the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change.