‘Starve or get sick’: Africa’s COVID-19 lockdown dilemma

NAIROBI: Women and children fell to the ground, bloodied and trampled in a desperate surge for food being handed out in a Nairobi slum, as police fired teargas and men with sticks beat the hungry. As African countries grapple with the coronavirus pandemic, observers...

COVID-19: How some countries are preparing to ease their lockdowns

PARIS: Slowly but surely, several countries are starting to plan for a gradual end to the lockdowns imposed to try and stop the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. Here is an overview: Advertisement Advertisement CHINA The central Chinese province of Hubei, with the...