White House, Democrats at odds on virus aid as Republicans struggle to roll out $1 trillion coronavirus relief package
With the virus toll climbing, both parties are eager for a deal. There is widespread agreement that more money is needed for testing, to help schools re-open in the fall and to shore up businesses.
Battling coronavirus outbreak: How South Korea flattened the curve of pandemic, and lessons for the world
Though South Korea is sometimes portrayed as having averted an epidemic, thousands of people were infected and the government was initially accused of complacency. Its approach to testing was designed to turn back an outbreak already underway.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a 21-day lockdown from 12 am in bid to contain the spread of the deadly coronavirus in India
Coronavirus Outbreak: Pro Mixer streamer Ninja donates $150,000 to Feeding America, a hunger-relief organisation
The US has reported over 43,000 cases of coronavirus. The pandemic has claimed the lives of over 550 people in the country.