The Australian state of Victoria was right to impose stricter lockdown measures during the current outbreak because community transmission of coronavirus has become more widespread, a public health expert has said. Maximilian de Courten, an epidemiologist at the University of Victoria, said the outbreak was different to the first phaseContinue Reading

New Zealand and Thailand each reported no new coronavirus cases Wednesday as the governments prepared to further ease lockdown restrictions.  New Zealand has now had four such days during the past two weeks, showing continued success that followed a month of strict stay-at-home orders.  Thursday brings the latest step backContinue Reading