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March 26, 2020 BDP Newswatch Covid-19

South Africans brace for 21-day lockdown as virus cases rise

"From midnight on Thursday, March 26 until midnight on Thursday, April 16, all South Africans will have to stay at home," President Cyril Ramaphosa said late on Monday in a televised address to the nation.

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March 26, 2020 Covid-19

Lockdown measures across Europe

Countries across Europe have significantly curbed public life in order to halt the spread of the COVID-19 outbreak. Some countries are under government-issued lockdowns.

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March 26, 2020 Covid-19

State coronavirus lockdowns

Governors in New York, California and other states have ordered most businesses to shut and people to stay inside, with limited exceptions.

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March 26, 2020 Covid-19

Coronavirus update: Some of the measures taken by Latin American, Caribbean nations

As the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 continue to rise, Latin American and Caribbean nations are enacting a number of drastic measures to try to combat the coronavirus.

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March 25, 2020 BDP Newswatch Covid-19

India declares nationwide lockdown in response to COVID-19

India has declared a national wide lockdown for 21 days, effective March 24 to April 14

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