Modi says India’s coronavirus spread at critical juncture – Live | News

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the country's COVID-19 death rate is under control, but that the country is at a "critical juncture." A global trial designed to test whether the anti-malaria drugs hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine can prevent infection with COVID-19 is to restart after being approved by British regulators. World Health Organization...

Montreal-area chain stores close, reduce hours to slow spread of coronavirus

The spread of the novel coronavirus across Canada has prompted the directors of certain large chain stores to close their establishments for an indefinite period.Other stores have reduced hours, and some have reported no change at the moment.Some stores that have closedApple Birks Hudson’s Bay IKEA Simons Reitmans (including Penningtons, Addition Elle) Employees who were scheduled to work will...

GoodLife Fitness closes all locations Canada-wide in response to novel coronavirus spread – National

Well-known gym chain GoodLife Fitness is closing all its locations across Canada effective immediately in an effort to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus.“As the virus continues to spread in communities across Canada we have made the difficult but important decision to close all GoodLife Fitness Clubs across Canada, effective immediately,” said a statement posted online Sunday...

Don’t let big spread scare you off the Patriots

PATRIOTS (-15½) over Dolphins: With the Patriots compelled to fight rear-guard action to maintain first-round-bye, don’t expect Bill Belichick to settle for anything less than a comfortable, safe margin, though Dolphins got lucky with temperate weather forecast. Eagles (-4½) over GIANTS: Be real — Philly beating Dallas wasn’t that awe-inspiring, when the Cowboys again underperformed this...