Panama to prohibit movement during coronavirus outbreak based on gender

Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here.  Panama is now trying to get its residents to self-quarantine during the coronavirus outbreak by only permitting certain genders to go outside on different days of the week. Starting tomorrow, the Central American country is asking only men to visit grocery stores and other businesses on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, while […]

Coronavirus in Italy: Some of the most surprising excuses people have used to leave home

Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here. Despite tough restrictions imposed by the government in an effort to contain the coronavirus pandemic that has ravaged Italy, some people there have been finding ways to venture outside. Under Italy’s quarantine rules, anyone who wants to leave their home must […]

Coronavirus measures in Africa escalate to violence as police, military enforce lockdowns

Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here. As coronavirus cases in Africa rose above 4,000 on Saturday, several countries have taken escalating measures to enforce lockdowns and curfews in the hopes of preventing the disease from spreading. Tear gas, rubber bullets and a military raid were some […]