Europe could be on the brink of another euro crisis. Coalition negotiations in Italy have collapsed. Now it's feared the country's debt burden is spiralling out of control. European markets reacted with trepidation.
Countries across Europe have significantly curbed public life in order to halt the spread of the COVID-19 outbreak. DW breaks down what life in lockdown means and how long the measures are expected to last.
While the true extent of the economic damage caused by the COVID-19 outbreak is yet to be determined, what's certain is that the crisis will claim millions of jobs. But a handful of sectors may escape with minimal pain.
Smoking and dirty air increase the risk of chronic illnesses that leave patients more vulnerable to Covid-19, such as heart disease, asthma and lung cancer.
The International Monetary Fund has said it received requests for emergency financing from over 90 countries struggling to cope with the effects of the coronavirus pandemic. Follow DW for the latest.
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