Andreas Nicolaides

Nurse in protective suit attends to a baby with COVID-19

A nurse in protective suit attends to a baby with COVID-19 at an isolation ward of Wuhan Children's Hospital in Wuhan, Hubei province, China...

Ballet dancer Ashlee Montague wears a gas mask while she dances in Times Square

Ballet dancer and performer Ashlee Montague of New York wears a gas mask while she dances in Times Square as the coronavirus disease outbreak...

Army in the streets of Johannesburg

Members of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) patrol the steets on the first day of a nationwide lockdown for 21 days to...

People in Hamburg exercise on their balconies

Residents exercise on their balconies according to the instructions of fitness trainer Patricio Cervantes during the spread of coronavirus disease in Hamburg, Germany, March...

Medical workers crying

Medical workers hug eachother outside the emergency rooms at Severo Ochoa Hospital during the coronavirus disease outbreak in Leganes, Spain, March 26, 2020.

Policeman wields his baton against a man for breaking the lockdown rules, in Kolkata

A plainclothes policeman wields his baton against a man as a punishment for breaking the lockdown rules, after India ordered a 21-day nationwide lockdown...

Birthday celebration drive-by

Dana Baer and her son Jacob Baer wish Avery Slutsky a happy sixth birthday from their car during a drive-by birthday celebration as they...

Coronavirus outbreak in Leganes

A funeral worker wearing a protective suit carries a coffin out of the morgue at Severo Ochoa Hospital, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak...

Childhood on pause

Cao Junjie poses for a picture with his two-month old baby inside a safety pod he created to protect his baby from the coronavirus...

Medical workers in protective suits treat patients suffering with coronavirus disease in Rome

Medical workers in protective suits treat a patient suffering with coronavirus disease in an intensive care unit at the Casalpalocco hospital, a hospital in...

People enjoy a meal inside a tent to prevent the novel coronavirus disease

People enjoy a meal inside a tent to prevent the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19), at a park in Nanjing, Jiangsu province, China March 24,...

Universal Pictures will make movies available at home and in theaters on the same day

Universal Pictures will make its movies available at home on the same day they are released in theaters worldwide, beginning with the DreamWorks Animation...

Deserted steps of the Sydney Opera House

Deserted steps of the Sydney Opera House, in the wake of New South Wales implementing measures shutting down non-essential businesses and moving toward harsh...

Delta Air Lines passenger planes parked in Birmingham

Delta Air Lines passenger planes are seen parked due to flight reductions made to slow the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), at Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International...

People queue standing in circles

People queue standing in circles drawn with chalk to maintain safe distance as they wait to buy medicine during a 21-day nationwide lockdown to...

Outbreak of the coronavirus disease, in Karachi

Men sit on the ground with lines drawn with chalk to maintain safe distance as they wait to receive sacks of ration handouts from...

EU drugs agency says no evidence ibuprofen worsens COVID-19

The European Union's healthcare regulator on Wednesday said there currently is no evidence which links anti-inflammatory medicines such as ibuprofen with the worsening of COVID-19. The European...

Two generic drugs being tested in U.S. in race to find coronavirus treatments

U.S. researchers, following the lead of scientists in other countries, have launched studies to see whether widely-available, low-cost generic drugs can be used to help treat the...

World’s governments draft manufacturers for virus treatment arsenal

From Washington to London, Beijing to Rome, governments are drafting automakers and aerospace manufacturers to ramp up production of ventilators and other medical equipment to bolster what most experts...

Coping with stress during Covid-19 outbreak

It is normal to feel sad, stressed, confused, scared or angry during a crisis. There are some things you can do to reduce stress. Call...

How long does COVID-19 survive on surfaces?

It is not certain how long the virus that causes COVID-19 survives on surfaces, but it seems to behave like other coronaviruses. Studies suggest...

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Cyprus in lockdown: All the new measures

A new decree under the Quarantine Law Act was issued today by Health Minister Constantinos  to tackle coronavirus . This is the full text of...

Israel to use computer analysis to find likely coronavirus carriers

Israel's defence ministry plans to use software that analyses data gathered from mobile phones - produced, according to Israeli media, by the spyware firm...

Exceptions to ‘one permission a day’ rule

    Tougher lockdown rules come into force at 6 am on Tuesday, with members of the public only allowed to send one SMS to leave...

Man who assaulted police during check jailed for 20 days

The Limassol District Court sentenced a 30 year old man from Georgia on Monday to 20 days in jail for assaulting police officers last...

Cyprus tightens lockdown-UPDATE

Permission to leave the house will be limited to once a day and gatherings at houses will be restricted only to its residents, under...