In New Zealand, 28 cases have been confirmed. However, as Ms Ardern said, a small number of exemptions can be sought for humanitarian reasons, essential health workers and citizens of Samoa and Tonga who need to travel to New Zealand for essential reasons.
The European Union plans to close the border for all minor travels due to the coronavirus pandemic . The ban aims to stop the spread of coronavirus , but also to combat the unilateral "every country for itself" attitude adopted by some member states.
The Mail Online today reports the dog, which had been quarantined , returned to its owner only to die shortly afterwards. Unfortunately, the dog tested positive for COVID-19 coronavirus (SARS-CoV2) has died after reportedly recovering from the disease .
The UK's education secretary Gavin Williamson said it was now time to act on school closures as the balance of risk has changed. The government has ordered all schools in England to close on Friday "until further notice" amid the coronavirus crisis .
The quake struck at 7:09 a.m. MDT (1309 GMT) some 6 km from Magna, Utah just west of Salt Lake City, the U.S. Geological Survey reported, and was followed by a series of smaller aftershocks . Additional aftershocks are expected throughout the day. Elsewhere, bricks were showered onto sidewalks and a chemical plume was released outside the city.
Once it passes the upper chamber, the House would need to approve it. President Donald Trump has declared a national emergency and on Wednesday he roped in the country " s military to address the once-in-a-century public health challenge.