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World 23 Oct 2020 | 2:34 AM

Roundup: Over one-third of Italians under curfew amid coronavirus spike

ROME, Oct. 22 (Xinhua) -- Over 21.7 million Italians, making up over one-third of the country's population, have been placed under curfew amid a spike in new coronavirus infections, which numbered 13,860 on Thursday, officials said.

World 23 Oct 2020 | 1:41 AM

1st LD Writethru: UK increases financial support for businesses hit by coronavirus restrictions

LONDON, Oct. 22 (Xinhua) -- British Chancellor Rishi Sunak on Thursday announced the British government will increase its financial support schemes to protect livelihoods and jobs in the difficult months to come.

World 23 Oct 2020 | 1:31 AM

(LDED) UK increases financial support for businesses hit by coronavirus restrictions

LONDON, Oct. 22 (Xinhua) -- British Chancellor Rishi Sunak on Thursday announced the British government will increase its financial support schemes to protect livelihoods and jobs in the difficult months to come.

World 23 Oct 2020 | 12:20 AM

2nd LD Writethru: UK PM insists full national lockdown not "right course"

LONDON, Oct. 22 (Xinhua) -- British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday reiterated his stand to avoid a national lockdown in fighting against the COVID-19 pandemic, saying his government will work hard to protect jobs and put the country in a better position for an economic recovery.

World 23 Oct 2020 | 12:04 AM

1st LD: UK PM insists full national lockdown not "right course"

LONDON, Oct. 22 (Xinhua) -- British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday reiterated his stand to avoid a national lockdown in fighting against the COVID-19 pandemic, saying that his government will work hard to protect jobs and put the country in a better position for an economic recovery.

World 20 Oct 2020 | 6:47 AM

Spotlight: European nations opt for milder actions in face of grimmer infections

BRUSSELS, Oct. 19 (Xinhua) -- Despite much grimmer figures of coronavirus infections in recent weeks than in the first wave in spring, most European governments have opted for milder and targeted approaches, apparently in a bid to balance public health with the prospect of an extended recession.

World 20 Oct 2020 | 12:09 AM

UK records another 18,804 new coronavirus cases with 80 deaths

LONDON, Oct. 19 (Xinhua) -- Another 18,804 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to 741,212, according to official figures released Monday.

World 18 Oct 2020 | 12:06 AM

Total number of coronavirus cases top 700,000 in UK

LONDON, Oct. 17 (Xinhua) -- The total number of coronavirus cases in Britain exceeded 700,000 after another 16,171 people in the country have tested positive for COVID-19, according to official figures released Saturday.