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  1. Police officers patrol the grounds outside a public housing tower, reopened following a COVID-19 lo

    Commentary: As new COVID-19 wave hits cities, here’s how we avoid a pattern of lockdown, relax and repeat

    Not only do lockdowns incur serious social costs, but their effectiveness is diminished by fatigue to reimposed restrictions, says an observer.
  2. FILE PHOTO: Outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Leicester

    Lockdown video gaming helps fuel rise in UK inflation

    British inflation rose unexpectedly last month, spurred by rising prices for in-demand video game consoles during the coronavirus lockdown, ...
  3. Outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Barcelona

    Thousands of Catalans return to lockdown as Spain fights new COVID-19 clusters

    Some 160,000 people in the Spanish region of Catalonia returned to confinement on Wednesday as authorities scrambled to control a fresh surge of ...
  4. A tourist takes a photograph in front Grand Place of Brussels  amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-

    Belgium, once hard-hit, reports zero COVID-19 deaths for first time since March

    Belgium, which has reined in the coronavirus after becoming the worst-hit mid-sized country in the world, reported zero new coronavirus-related ...
  5. A tortoise in the Galapagos National Park, where visitor sites have reopened after the COVID-19

    Galapagos reopens tourist sites after virus lockdown

    The Galapagos Islands on Monday reopened its tourist sites and marine reserve, which had been closed since March due to the coronavirus pandemic, ...
  6. Passengers travel on a jeepney with seat dividers to ensure social distancing in Manila. Residents

    Fresh lockdown for 250,000 in Manila as COVID-19 cases surge

    About 250,000 people in Manila will go back into lockdown, an official said Monday, as the number of new coronavirus infections in the Philippines ...
  7. Emergency workers prepare to help residents on day four of a lockdown, amid the coronavirus disease

    COVID-19: Melbourne wakes to another lockdown as more state borders close

    Five million Australians in the country's second largest city Melbourne woke up under strict stay-at-home rules on Thursday as authorities ...