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Rescue plan for thousands of Britons stranded abroad due to coronavirus - BBC News
59,509 views - 03/30/20
Tens of thousands of British citizens are stranded around the world due to the coronavirus pandemic with countries closing  borders.  The...
Coronavirus crisis to worsen with 9,000 people now in hospital in England - BBC News
200,342 views - 03/30/20
There are now 9,000 patients with coronavirus in hospitals across England. A quarter of doctors are ill or self isolating. The new...
Coronavirus: £75m for Rescue flights to get stranded Britons home - BBC News
207,871 views - 03/30/20
Tens of thousands of Britons stranded abroad by the coronavirus pandemic will be flown home under a new arrangement between the...
Coronavirus: Spain reports more than 800 new deaths  - BBC News
719,628 views - 03/30/20
Spain has reported 812 new deaths related to coronavirus in the past 24 hours. Authorities say 6,398 more people have been infected....
From Spiderman artist to drawing teacher - BBC News
12,853 views - 03/30/20
Irish artist Will Sliney is keeping thousands of kids entertained during the coronavirus outbreak with daily drawing challenges. He set...
Coronavirus: 159 more deaths in England - BBC News
240,697 views - 03/30/20
The number of people who have died in England after contracting coronavirus is now 1,284, a rise of 159, NHS England said. Those who...
Coronavirus: Spain extended the state of emergency until at least 12 April - BBC News
239,297 views - 03/30/20
The number of coronavirus deaths in Spain have reached well over 6,000 as the country struggles to cope with the crisis. Globally, there...
Coronavirus warning: up to 6 months before UK returns to normal - BBC News
966,060 views - 03/29/20
The government's senior medical advisers are warning that it could take six months before stringent coronavirus restrictions are lifted....
Coronavirus: Up to 6 months before life 'returns to normal' says government - BBC News
578,656 views - 03/29/20
It could be up to six months before life in the UK returns to "normal", England's deputy chief medical officer has said. Speaking at the...
Coronavirus: Italy deaths climb above 10,000 - BBC News
953,727 views - 03/29/20
Italy recorded 756 new deaths in the past 24 hours - bringing the total to 10,779. Please subscribe HERE Italy...
Raving to the BBC News theme tune - BBC News
43,197 views - 03/29/20
Have you seen the kitchen 'remix' of the BBC News theme tune yet? We got together its creator, Rachel Leary, whose video has been viewed...
Coronavirus social distancing advice: What two metres looks like - BBC News
54,688 views - 03/29/20
The UK government is advising people stay home and only go out if they need to fetch food or medicine, to go to work if it's essential or...
Coronavirus UK deaths rise to more than 1,000 in biggest daily increase - BBC News
1,142,472 views - 03/28/20
The number of deaths in the UK from coronavirus has reached 1,019 after the biggest daily increase so far. The government has announced...
UK will do well to keep deaths under 20,000 - health official - BBC News
687,793 views - 03/28/20
NHS England medical director Prof Stephen Powis says if the death toll in the UK is kept below 20,000, "we will have done very well". It...
Locked down India struggles as workers flee cities - BBC News
461,368 views - 03/28/20
Millions of homeless people and migrant labourers have been left in the lurch after India announced a 21-day lockdown in a bid to contain...
Deserted London landmarks seen from above - BBC News
160,157 views - 03/28/20
Some of London's most popular landmarks are devoid of the usual crowds as people stay indoors to help combat coronavirus. Please...
Coronavirus: UK deaths climb above 1,000 - BBC News
640,325 views - 03/28/20
A total of 1,019 patients have died after testing positive for coronavirus in the UK as of 5pm on Friday, the Department of Health has...
Coronavirus deaths rising fast in Europe and US - BBC News
1,037,658 views - 03/27/20
Coronavirus is claiming more lives across Europe and in the United States. Italy is seeing the fastest rise in deaths since the...
Boris Johnson tests positive for Coronavirus as numbers infected rise - BBC News
612,736 views - 03/27/20
There's been a big rise in the number of people in the UK who have died of coronavirus - 181 lost their lives in the past 24 hours and...
33,000 new UK hospital beds for coronavirus patients  - BBC News
348,974 views - 03/27/20
Mr Gove says that the best analysis shows the rate of infection in the UK has been doubling every three to four days. "These figures are...
UK coronavirus deaths rise to 759 - BBC News
325,280 views - 03/27/20
The number of coronavirus deaths in the UK has risen from 578 to 759, according to the Department of Health. This is the biggest rise in...
Coronavirus: UK Health Secretary Hancock also tests positive - BBC News
171,483 views - 03/27/20
UK Health Secretary Matt Hancock has tested positive for the coronavirus. He is self-isolating at home and his symptoms are said to be...
coronavirus: Half a million people have now contracted the virus globally - BBC News
237,946 views - 03/27/20
Half a million people have now contracted coronavirus globally Confirmed cases in the US overtake China's and Italy's UK deaths reach...
Coronavirus: US overtakes China with most cases - BBC News
694,069 views - 03/27/20
The US now has more confirmed cases of coronavirus than any other country, with more than 85,500 positive tests. According to the latest...
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson to 'lead the national fightback' from home - BBC News
961,478 views - 03/27/20
In a tweet, Mr Johnson said: "Over the last 24 hours I have developed mild symptoms and tested positive for coronavirus. I am now...
PM Boris Johnson tests positive for coronavirus - BBC News
460,366 views - 03/27/20
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has tested positive for coronavirus, Downing Street has said. Mr Johnson has mild symptoms and will...
Coronavirus: UK government unveils aid for self-employed - BBC News
263,549 views - 03/26/20
Self-employed workers will be able to apply for a grant of up to £2,500 a month to help them cope with the financial impact of...
Viral dad on the trials of working from home - BBC News
857,772 views - 03/26/20
Families across the world are having to spend more time at home to try to contain the spread of coronavirus. The BBC spoke to Professor...
Coronavirus: A quarter of the world’s population in lockdown - BBC News
1,248,583 views - 03/26/20
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has told India’s population of 1.3 billion people to stay at home. The lockdown is currently planned for 3...
Coronavirus delays Russian vote on Putin staying in power - BBC News
179,068 views - 03/26/20
Russian President Vladimir Putin has postponed a vote on constitutional change that would allow him to stay in power, because of...
How staying at home can stop coronavirus - BBC News
80,507 views - 03/26/20
Governments around the world are encouraging people to stay at home to protect health services and save lives. Among the new measures...
Coronavirus: Strains on the benefits system & international virus response - BBC News
152,257 views - 03/25/20
Coronavirus reports from the BBC News at Ten. Please subscribe HERE
Coronavirus: Calls for personal protection equipment for frontline medical staff - BBC News
142,486 views - 03/25/20
Frontline medics have told the BBC about their concerns over a lack of personal protection as they fight coronavirus in the UK. The...
Coronavirus: Thousands volunteer to help NHS with vulnerable - BBC News
283,286 views - 03/25/20
Some 405,000 people have signed up in 24 hours to volunteer with the NHS after a recruitment drive to help the vulnerable amid the...
Coronavirus: Spain’s death toll surpasses China’s - BBC News
476,915 views - 03/25/20
Spain’s death toll from the coronavirus has surpassed the official figure from China, becoming the second highest in the world. Deaths...
Queen still 'in good health' - BBC News
233,101 views - 03/25/20
BBC royal correspondent Nicholas Witchell says the prince and his wife flew to Scotland on Sunday, although they did not travel on a...
Coronavirus: Prince Charles tests positive but 'remains in good health' - BBC News
524,953 views - 03/25/20
The Prince of Wales has tested positive for coronavirus, Clarence House has confirmed. Prince Charles, 71, is displaying mild symptoms...
Global coronavirus cases surpassed 400,000  - BBC News
1,151,723 views - 03/25/20
Global coronavirus cases surpassed 400,000, according to data collated by Johns Hopkins University. Almost 17,000 people have now died,...
Coronavirus: sharp rise in UK death toll as hospitals prepare for a surge in cases - BBC News
1,460,107 views - 03/24/20
The day after the UK government announced strict new measures to limit the spread of coronavirus, three young doctors working in the...
Coronavirus: Italy virus deaths rise but infections slow again  - BBC News
1,508,020 views - 03/24/20
Italy is currently the worst-affected nation, with 6,820 now reported dead from coronavirus, according to the latest figures. But the...
Coronavirus: UK to open temporary hospital with military help - BBC News
534,151 views - 03/24/20
A new hospital is to be established in the ExCeL centre, an exhibition centre in east London, Mr Hancock says. The new NHS Nightingale...
Coronavirus: Death toll in the UK reaches 422 - BBC News
187,380 views - 03/24/20
In the UK, as of 9am on 24 March, a total of 90,436 have been tested: 82,359 negative. 8,077 positive. As of 1pm, 422 patients who tested...
Japan asks for Olympics postponement - BBC News
141,748 views - 03/24/20
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has asked for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics to be postponed by a year because of the coronavirus pandemic....
Coronavirus: Spain sees record 514 deaths in one day - BBC News
507,478 views - 03/24/20
It's another dark day for Spain with a total of 39,763 cases of coronavirus confirmed across the country. Another 6,582 infections have...
Coronavirus: What is social distancing? - BBC News
125,975 views - 03/24/20
Governments around the world are advising people to socially distance themselves in order to reduce pressures on health services and stop...
Coronavirus: 'You must stay at home' UK public told - BBC News
747,005 views - 03/23/20
Strict new curbs on life in the UK to tackle the spread of coronavirus have been announced by the British Prime Minister. People must...
Coronavirus: PM announcing strict new curbs on life in UK - BBC News
1,154,148 views - 03/23/20
The prime minister is announcing strict new curbs on life in the UK to tackle the spread of coronavirus. From this evening people must...
Coronavirus: More myths to ignore - BBC News
258,263 views - 03/23/20
Holding your breath and drinking cow urine? Reality Check's Chris Morris busts more health myths about Covid-19 being shared online....
Coronavirus: India observes 14-hour curfew - BBC News
280,891 views - 03/23/20
More than a billion people in India have been asked to stay indoors for 14-hours to try to combat the coronavirus pandemic. When he...
Coronavirus: Pressure grows on Japan and IOC to cancel Olympics - BBC News
121,775 views - 03/23/20
Canada and Australia say they will not send teams to the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games Earlier, Japanese PM Shinzo Abe said an...
Coronavirus: Spain death toll tops 2,000 - BBC News
960,955 views - 03/23/20
The death toll in Spain has reached 2,182, the government has announced, after 462 people passed away in the past 24 hours. In Germany,...
Coronavirus: Take social distancing advice seriously, Boris Johnson tells UK - BBC News
877,554 views - 03/22/20
Boris Johnson has told people to take seriously the social distancing advice to stop the spread of coronavirus, saying it is "absolutely...
Coronavirus: People in Beijing begin to head outdoors - BBC News
525,056 views - 03/22/20
After several days with no "home-grown" infections, according to China’s official figures, there is a feeling there that the coronavirus...
Coronavirus: Do face masks work? - BBC News
522,004 views - 03/22/20
As coronavirus continues to spread around the world, face masks are in high demand as people look for ways to protect themselves. But do...
Coronavirus: Boris Johnson warns NHS in danger of being overwhelmed – BBC News
890,939 views - 03/21/20
The UK’s Prime Minister has warned the National Health Service (NHS) will be overwhelmed unless the British people act together to slow...
Coronavirus: The global response to another huge rise in cases – BBC News
926,858 views - 03/21/20
Around the world governments are battling to keep pace with the spread of the coronavirus. In Italy nearly 800 people have died within...
Coronavirus: Almost 800 more dead in Italy - BBC News
1,774,062 views - 03/21/20
Deaths continue to spiral in Italy. Official figures show 793 have died of Covid-19 in the last 24 hours - another daily record. In...
Coronavirus: UK Shoppers told to buy responsibly - BBC News
573,782 views - 03/21/20
Shoppers in the UK have been told to "be responsible" and think of others such as NHS workers, after panic-buying amid the coronavirus...
Coronavirus: Inside an Italian ICU - BBC News
969,662 views - 03/21/20
Overwhelmed by coronavirus cases, one hospital is putting some new arrivals in tents. Please subscribe HERE
How do I know if I have coronavirus? - BBC News
788,665 views - 03/21/20
People who are showing particular symptoms are being told to self-isolate in order to stop the coronavirus from spreading further. In...
Coronavirus: UK restrictions could last a year - BBC News
892,578 views - 03/20/20
The government's scientific advisors have warned that people will need to avoid unnecessary social contact for the best part of a year,...
Coronavirus: UK pubs and restaurants told to shut to fight virus - BBC News
293,064 views - 03/20/20
The UK government has ordered the immediate closure of almost all the places we go to for leisure such as bars, pubs, restaurants and...
Coronavirus: How Eyam in Derbyshire 'self-isolated' - BBC News
38,760 views - 03/20/20
The coronavirus crisis is particularly poignant for the small Derbyshire village of Eyam. Here, more than three centuries ago,...
UK pubs and restaurants told to shut in virus fight - BBC News
364,869 views - 03/20/20
Cafes, pubs and restaurants must close from Friday night, except for take-away food, to tackle coronavirus, UK Prime Minister Boris...
US students party on spring break despite coronavirus - BBC News
247,518 views - 03/20/20
Crowds of US university students flocked to Florida for their spring break, defying recommendations from the federal government and...
Coronavirus: Death toll passes 10,000 - BBC News
1,303,808 views - 03/20/20
Death toll passes 10,000, confirmed cases near 250,000, more than 80,000 recovered Please subscribe HERE
Coronavirus: How bad is the situation in Europe? - BBC News
3,503,316 views - 03/20/20
The number of people dying from coronavirus in Italy has risen by 475 in one day to nearly 3,000 - the biggest increase since the...
Coronavirus: Prime Minister says we can 'turn the tide' on crisis- BBC News
246,128 views - 03/19/20
The Prime Minister says he's confident the country can defeat the coronavirus as long as everyone takes seriously the government's...
Coronavirus: Deaths in Italy pass Chinese total- BBC News
1,297,101 views - 03/19/20
The death toll from coronavirus in Italy today passed that for China. After another 427 people died in the past 24 hours Italy's total...
Boris Johnson: UK can turn the tide in 12 weeks - BBC News
274,024 views - 03/19/20
In Downing Street’s latest daily televised press conference he thanked the country for its "huge efforts" to comply with the government's...
The Queen: UK entering period of great concern - BBC News
135,470 views - 03/19/20
The Queen has issued a message to the nation in which she says the UK is “entering a period of great concern and uncertainty”. The...
Coronavirus: China reports the first day of no new cases - BBC News
609,129 views - 03/19/20
Reports say there are no new domestically transmitted cases in the country for the first time since the virus emerged in late December....
Coronavirus explained in 60 seconds - BBC News
189,987 views - 03/19/20
What actually is the coronavirus? How might it affect you? What can you do to prevent it? The BBC's Laura Foster explains everything you...
Italy coronavirus deaths rise by record 475 in a day - BBC News
1,281,046 views - 03/19/20
The number of people dying from coronavirus in Italy has risen by 475 in one day to nearly 3,000 - the biggest increase since the...
Coronavirus: Record death tolls in Europe – BBC News
745,134 views - 03/19/20
Italy is the hardest hit country in Europe with more than 35,000 cases. The death toll has surged again in the last 24 hours by 475 – the...
Coronavirus: UK announces school closures – BBC News
351,457 views - 03/18/20
All schools in the UK will close this week, as the death toll from the coronavirus continues to climb. 33 people have died in the UK in...
Coronavirus: Schools to close until further notice from Friday - BBC News
275,157 views - 03/18/20
Schools in the UK are to shut from Friday until further notice as a response to the coronavirus pandemic, the prime minister has said....
Coronavirus: UK death toll passes 100 - BBC News
274,699 views - 03/18/20
The coronavirus death toll in the UK has risen to 104 - up from 71 the day before. NHS England said a further 32 people had died in...
Trump invoke the Defence Production Act to prevent the spread of coronavirus  - BBC News
174,223 views - 03/18/20
US President Donald Trump announces the US will be invoking the Defence Production Act to prevent the spread of coronavirus Please...
Coronavirus: Schools in Scotland and Wales to close from Friday - BBC News
182,358 views - 03/18/20
Schools in Scotland and Wales are to close from Friday in response to the coronavirus epidemic. Prime Minister Boris Johnson told MPs...
Coronavirus and ibuprofen: Separating fact from fiction - BBC News
214,905 views - 03/18/20
Stories have been circulating online suggesting it's dangerous to take ibuprofen if you have coronavirus. Alongside genuine medical...
Coronavirus hits all 50 US states as death toll rises - BBC News
982,494 views - 03/18/20
The deadly coronavirus has now hit all 50 states in the US as West Virginia reported its first case of the infection on Tuesday....
Coronavirus: UK pledges £330bn support package for business- BBC News
130,970 views - 03/17/20
Britain's Chancellor has announced a 330 billion pound support package to help businesses through the Coronavirus crisis. Rishi Sunak...
Coronavirus: Europe shuts down its borders - BBC News
1,841,134 views - 03/17/20
European leaders have moved to shut the EU's external borders as they grapple with the quickly spreading virus. The measure is expected...
Coronavirus: Emergency cash to help businesses and operations delayed - BBC News
80,988 views - 03/17/20
Chancellor Rishi Sunak has unveiled an "unprecedented" set of financial measures to support the UK economy through the coronavirus...
Coronavirus: Britons urged to avoid non-essential travel abroad - BBC News
60,749 views - 03/17/20
British nationals should avoid all non-essential foreign travel to tackle the spread of coronavirus, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office...
Coronavirus: Trump tells Americans to avoid public spaces - BBC News
112,346 views - 03/17/20
President Trump said that over the next 15 days, Americans should not gather in groups of more than 10 people. He urged people to avoid...
Coronavirus: Europe plans full border closure in virus battle - BBC News
374,234 views - 03/17/20
The European Commission is planning to ban all non-essential travel throughout Europe's Schengen free-travel zone as more countries close...
Coronavirus: Europe tightens virus curbs - BBC News
314,482 views - 03/16/20
The UK, France and Germany introduced stringent new measures. Britons are strongly advised to socially distance, avoiding offices, shops...
Coronavirus: UK government announces drastic measures to tackle outbreak - BBC News
705,722 views - 03/16/20
As the pandemic of Coronavirus claims more lives around the world, the people of the United Kingdom are now being advised to make drastic...
Coronavirus: PM says everyone should avoid office, pubs and travelling - BBC News
201,110 views - 03/16/20
The PM has said everyone in the UK should avoid "non-essential" travel and contact with others to curb coronavirus - as the country's...
Global coronavirus infections outpace China cases - BBC News
584,592 views - 03/16/20
New York City is closing schools on Monday, and restaurants, bars and other venues a day later in an effort to halt the spread of the...
Coronavirus: Life inside China’s lockdown - BBC News
1,237,897 views - 03/16/20
Two local filmmakers have been recording life inside Wuhan, the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak, for over 50 days since the city...
Coronavirus: Why we touch our faces and how to stop it - BBC News
89,267 views - 03/16/20
Several medical officials across the world have warned people to avoid touching their face as a key way to prevent the spread of...
Coronavirus : UK death toll rises to 35 - BBC News
348,008 views - 03/15/20
Fourteen more people have died from the coronavirus in the UK, raising the death toll to 35, the UK's health department says. There have...
Coronavirus: European nations tighten clampdown - BBC News
709,422 views - 03/15/20
Several European nations have introduced more stringent restrictions on movement as they combat the spread of the coronavirus. Austria...
How to clean your smartphone safely - BBC News
389,641 views - 03/15/20
While you may want to clean your smartphone, some substances can damage the device. Dr Lena Ciric, a microbiologist from University...
Coronavirus in Africa: How might it spread? - BBC News
192,306 views - 03/14/20
Every day brings new cases of coronavirus to Africa – and while the continent is yet to experience a full blown outbreak, there are fears...
Coronavirus: Europe at the epicentre of the pandemic - BBC News
1,472,568 views - 03/13/20
The World Health Organisation says Europe is now the epicentre, of the global coronavirus pandemic. The news emerged as organised sport,...
Coronavirus: English Premier League suspends all matches until 3 April  - BBC News
119,233 views - 03/13/20
Elite football in Britain has been suspended until at least 3 April as a result of the spread of coronavirus. All games in England's...
Coronavirus 'rapid test kits' to be made in Senegal - BBC News
120,878 views - 03/13/20
Rapid test kits that scientists say will diagnose coronavirus within 10 minutes are being developed in a laboratory in Senegal's capital,...