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Germany was quick to see the threat of Covid-19 and prepare themselves for large scale testing. Photograph: Getty Images

Countries have approached coronavirus testing in different ways, and in some places there was far earlier recognition of the need to develop tests and(...)

Emergency service personnel in Catania join a ceremony as mayors across Italy stand in silence on Tuesday to honour the country’s dead from the coronavirus outbreak. Photograph: Antonio Parrinello/Reuters

At the start of Italy’s national lockdown to stop the spread of coronavirus, videos circulated online of entire streets singing together in solidarity(...)

A nun receives a bag with mask and another sanitary material at Pozo Santo Hospital in Seville, Andalusia, Spain, on Sunday. Photograph: Raul Caro/EPA

Spain awoke to its third week under near-total lockdown on Sunday, as the government met to approve a strengthening of measures and the coronavirus de(...)

Ian McKinley: “For me personally I try not to look at the news too much, because I think you can just get bogged down if you watch the news all day.” Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Today marks the 16th day of Italy’s lockdown and as a result one of the many challenges of living there is trying to make one day distinguishable from(...)

Spanish prime minister Pedro Sanchez warned in an EU Sumit video conference that failure to achieve solidarity on a financial rescue package could imperil the EU itself. Photograph: Borja Puig De La Bellacasa/EPA

Leaders hoped the video conference would display European Union unity, to counter impressions the bloc has faltered in the face of the pandemic. Inst(...)

French President Emmanuel Macron attends a video conference call with members of the European Council to debate the coordination of EU efforts to tackle the Covid-19 epidemic. Photograph: Ian Langsdon/EPA.

European Union leaders failed to agree on a coronavirus stimulus package, giving themselves two more weeks to work out details. Highlighting how the (...)

 A quiet Wicklow Street in Dublin city centre on Thursday, closed due to the Covid-19 outbreak. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Euro zone leaders failed to reach agreement on Thursday night on additional borrowing tools to help countries finance their response to the coronaviru(...)

A sign that reads in Spanish: ‘Thank you #IstayAtHome’ hangs on the facade of the Madrid city hall.  Photograph: Bernat Armangue/AP

The Spanish government sought on Sunday to extend until April 11th a state of emergency that it has imposed to try to control Europe’s second-worst ou(...)

A woman wears a protective mask  in front of Tower Bridge  in London. There have now been 5,683 diagnosed cases in the UK and 281 deaths. Photograph: Alex Davidson/Getty

A further 47 people have died in the United Kingdom after testing positive for coronavirus, bringing the total number of deaths to 281, the British go(...)

Prime minister Boris Johnson speaking at a media briefing on coronavirus in Downing Street: Photograph: Eddie Mulholland/Daily Telegraph/PA Wire

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has been widely praised for his handling of the coronvirus crisis, in particular for the tone and content of his address to the(...)

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