Coronavirus conundrum: COVID-19 tracking apps that don’t breach privacy

Coronavirus conundrum: COVID-19 tracking apps that don’t breach privacy

European countries and developers are turning to mobile apps to track the spread of COVID-19, but they have to be careful to comply with strict EU data protection laws.
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Coronavirus: an unprecedented challenge to democracy?

Coronavirus: an unprecedented challenge to democracy?

The EU faces unprecedented challenges created by the coronavirus including emergency measures giving states sweeping powers. The Global Conversation discussed Europe's response to these issues with Věra Jourová, Vice President of the European Comm...
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IMF: coronavirus pandemic will cause worst economic slump since Great Depression

IMF: coronavirus pandemic will cause worst economic slump since Great Depression

"The bleak outlook applies to advanced and developing economies alike. This crisis knows no boundaries. Everybody hurts," says International Monetary Fund Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva.
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Understanding COVID-19, the 'unknown' disease with multiple faces

Understanding COVID-19, the 'unknown' disease with multiple faces

The medical world is slowly getting to grips with the novel coronavirus, but is learning new, seemingly contradictory things about it all the time. How do experts deal with chasing the true face of the disease?
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Coronavirus: Half a billion people could be pushed into poverty, says UN study

Coronavirus: Half a billion people could be pushed into poverty, says UN study

A study says the pandemic could push 8% of the world's population into poverty, prompting calls for a huge rescue package for vulnerable communities.
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Coronavirus LIVE: France, UK to extend lockdowns, while British royals conduct virtual visit

Coronavirus LIVE: France, UK to extend lockdowns, while British royals conduct virtual visit

We'll be keeping you updated with all the latest on coronavirus in the live blog.
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French care homes hit hard as COVID-19 deaths mount

French care homes hit hard as COVID-19 deaths mount

Around a third of all deaths from the disease in the country have come from within retirement communities.
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In pictures: the supermoon, the brightest moon of the year

In pictures: the supermoon, the brightest moon of the year

Missed it from your balcony? Check the photographs of the biggest and brightest moon of the year as seen from different part of the world
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Coronavirus: How will the UK government function in Boris Johnson's absence?

Coronavirus: How will the UK government function in Boris Johnson's absence?

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has been designated to take over while the prime minister is in hospital, but the formal rules are unclear.
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Coronavirus: How to make your own face mask – no sewing required

Coronavirus: How to make your own face mask – no sewing required

Makeshift masks may be be better than nothing, but they’re no miracle solution. They cannot and must not replace regular handwashing and social distancing measures.
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Coronavirus: Sweden stands firm over its controversial COVID-19 approach

Coronavirus: Sweden stands firm over its controversial COVID-19 approach

Sweden has come under fire for not putting everyone on coronavirus lockdown but public health chiefs are standing firm.
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Domestic abuse is spiking in lockdown - so what can be done about it?

Domestic abuse is spiking in lockdown - so what can be done about it?

A UK charity chief is calling on people to keep a watchful eye on their neighbours as domestic abuse spikes in lockdown.
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"We're all in a war against COVID-19 together"

"We're all in a war against COVID-19 together"

Euronews speaks to the European Union's Coronavirus Crisis Team, Cypriot Commissioner Stella Kyriakides about the COVID-19 pandemic and about when life will return to normal.
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What happens to a coronavirus patient in intensive care? Euronews asks an expert

What happens to a coronavirus patient in intensive care? Euronews asks an expert

We spoke to an expert about why a patient with COVID-19 would be admitted to intensive care, and what happens when they are there.
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Racing for a cure: where are we with COVID-19 vaccines and treatments?

Racing for a cure: where are we with COVID-19 vaccines and treatments?

With over a million people already infected AND 50,000 fatalities, the race is on to find a cure for Covid-19, the virus which has arguably caused the most serious global crisis since World War II.
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Young people sending isolated elderly letters of hope and love amid coronavirus crisis

Young people sending isolated elderly letters of hope and love amid coronavirus crisis

Elderly people have been hit the hardest by COVID-19 and are isolated from their families. Now young people are writing them letters with messages of love and hope.
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'A little flu': Brazil's Bolsonaro playing down coronavirus crisis

'A little flu': Brazil's Bolsonaro playing down coronavirus crisis

While half of the world’s population remains on lockdown, Jair Bolsonaro is advocating for Brazilians to go back to work.
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Classic European cycling race to be held virtually this year

Classic European cycling race to be held virtually this year

Thirteen cycling professionals will cycle more like hamsters on wheels than riders on their bikes in a virtual race.
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Italian doctor treats coronavirus patients at home

Italian doctor treats coronavirus patients at home

One Italian oncologist has shown how to ease pressure on intensive care beds in hospitals by treating people at home.
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"No single country will be left behind in this crisis" says EU Commissioner for Internal Market

"No single country will be left behind in this crisis" says EU Commissioner for Internal Market

EU Commissioner for Internal Market, Thierry Breton says "not one single country was fully prepared for this kind of crisis, but the EU is now getting a battle plan in place.
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Covid-19: What are the consequences for small and medium enterprises across Europe?

Covid-19: What are the consequences for small and medium enterprises across Europe?

Unreported Europe explores the impact of the coronavirus outbreak on small and medium enterprises in Bulgaria, Hungary and Bosnia-Herzegovina.
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‘Kokoro’ is celebrity chef Nobu Matsuhisa’s secret ingredient

‘Kokoro’ is celebrity chef Nobu Matsuhisa’s secret ingredient

Chef Nobu Matsuhisa is arguably one of the most famous global names associated with high-end, innovative Japanese cuisine.
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Can UAE oyster farmers rival their global competitors?

Can UAE oyster farmers rival their global competitors?

In the deep waters of Dibba Bay, in the northern emirate of Fujairah, clusters of mollusks hang like lanterns across 100-metre lines.
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Virtually open: Europe's museums bid to enrich life on lockdown

Virtually open: Europe's museums bid to enrich life on lockdown

Missing your cultural fix? Fear not, Europe's museums are opening their virtual doors to help enrich life on lockdown.
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NHS Nightingale: Inside the UK’s COVID-19 hospital

NHS Nightingale: Inside the UK’s COVID-19 hospital

The beds have been set up, but some worry there won't be enough staff or protective equipment to man the new London hospital.
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Why gardening should be your go-to quarantine activity

Why gardening should be your go-to quarantine activity

One expert is urging people to get into gardening as a way of relaxing amid the coronavirus pandemic.
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Coronavirus pandemic pushes jobless figures into record territory

Coronavirus pandemic pushes jobless figures into record territory

Europe is seeing record numbers of jobless as business shut and travel all but stops over the global pandemic.
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Coronavirus: Experts answer your burning COVID-19 questions

Coronavirus: Experts answer your burning COVID-19 questions

Every week on Euronews, we're bringing together a panel of leading experts in a variety of fields to answer your coronavirus questions.
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Companies race to churn out masks and ventilators amid COVID-19 pandemic

Companies race to churn out masks and ventilators amid COVID-19 pandemic

As governments scramble to buy the masks and ventilators they need to fight the coronavirus pandemic, companies trying to keep up with demand are facing logistical challenges.
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COVID-19 survivors speak: 'You feel breathless and you understand it may be your last breath'

COVID-19 survivors speak: 'You feel breathless and you understand it may be your last breath'

We hear a lot about COVID-19 death tolls. But what about the people who survive the disease?
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Coronavirus in Europe: France's homeless struggle amid lockdown

Coronavirus in Europe: France's homeless struggle amid lockdown

Euronews has been out with France's Red Cross as it helps the vulnerable cope during the coronavirus lockdown.
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Keep what you sow: Fruit growers struggling amid coronavirus lockdown

Keep what you sow: Fruit growers struggling amid coronavirus lockdown

From restaurant closures to staffing problems, coronavirus has been a big headache for fruit and vegetable growers.
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COVID-19 numbers 'stabilising' but more testing is needed: says Italian health ministry

COVID-19 numbers 'stabilising' but more testing is needed: says Italian health ministry

“Things are getting slowly much much better. I believe Italy needs at least two more weeks of lockdown and then we will see,” Italy’s deputy health minister tells Euronews.
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Coronavirus: Pandemic is biggest crisis for world since WW2, says UN

Coronavirus: Pandemic is biggest crisis for world since WW2, says UN

Guterres warns the pandemic will cause social and economic unrest, while President Trump says Americans must brace for unprecedented hardship.
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'Build your own little spaceship in your home' - astronaut Chris Hadfield weighs in on isolation

'Build your own little spaceship in your home' - astronaut Chris Hadfield weighs in on isolation

Retired astronaut Chris Hadfield is spending lockdown searching for a better test for COVID-19, rewiring his stove, and talking to Euronews about what isolation means - and how to deal with it.
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'Can they get COVID-19?' and other questions about pets during a pandemic

'Can they get COVID-19?' and other questions about pets during a pandemic

We asked expert Sean Wensley how to care for pets during the coronavirus pandemic.
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Greece uses state TV to teach school children during coronavirus lockdown

Greece uses state TV to teach school children during coronavirus lockdown

The Greek state broadcaster ERT has started offering lessons on television for children kept out of class because of the coronavirus lockdown.
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‘More dogs around than people’: Life in lockdown from a bench in Milan

‘More dogs around than people’: Life in lockdown from a bench in Milan

The abundance of green areas in my neighbourhood has made 'quarantine' more bearable, says Alessio Dell'Anna, a journalist based in Milan.
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COVID-19 survivors bring hope and purpose to Spanish hospital workers

COVID-19 survivors bring hope and purpose to Spanish hospital workers

Spain is among the countries worst hit by the coronavirus crisis, but the number of patients recovering from COVID-19 far outnumbers the casualties. Among them are thousands of hospital workers now returning to the frontline to fight the pandemic.
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COVID-19: Worried Vienna residents flock to Plague Column to ask for protection

COVID-19: Worried Vienna residents flock to Plague Column to ask for protection

Vienna's Plague Column, erected after the Great Plague of 1679, has become a site of pilgrimage as the country battles the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Coronavirus: Baby blues as some mothers in France separated from newborn amid COVID-19 fears

Coronavirus: Baby blues as some mothers in France separated from newborn amid COVID-19 fears

You’re finding self-isolation hard? Some parents are now being separated from their babies immediately after birth.
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Hungary's Viktor Orban handed sweeping new powers with COVID-19 law

Hungary's Viktor Orban handed sweeping new powers with COVID-19 law

The law will allow Hungary's government to pass legislation without parliamentary scrutiny and impose five-year jail terms on those accused of spreading fake news about the virus.
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'Climate change is still on, no matter what happens with coronavirus'

'Climate change is still on, no matter what happens with coronavirus'

With a third of the world's population living in lockdown pollution levels have plummeted, but experts say it will have little effect on the climate crisis.
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UK government fighting on multiple fronts to prepare for COVID-19 peak

UK government fighting on multiple fronts to prepare for COVID-19 peak

The UK government is preparing the medical system as cases of COVID-19 in the country increase.
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EasyJet grounds entire fleet due to coronavirus pandemic

EasyJet grounds entire fleet due to coronavirus pandemic

The budget airline blames 'unprecedented restrictions' imposed by authorities
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Chernobyl: the people who risked the radiation to return to their homes

Chernobyl: the people who risked the radiation to return to their homes

After the world's biggest nuclear accident Euronews talks to the people who decided to return to their homes despite the radiation risk
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Coronavirus: Grieving and goodbyes difficult as lockdown compounds the pain of those left behind

Coronavirus: Grieving and goodbyes difficult as lockdown compounds the pain of those left behind

Relatives of COVID-19 patients in Spain are barred from visiting them in hospital. The ban extends to funerals as well.
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Covid-19 volunteers - the people helping others get through the crisis

Covid-19 volunteers - the people helping others get through the crisis

The coronavirus pandemic has led to an army of volunteer across Europe helping the vulnerable cope with the crisis
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