Spain on Thursday extended its state of emergency as death toll from coronavirus rose to over 4,000.
Banks in India will soon operate only very few branches to limit the exposure of its staff to the coronavirus.
As many as 560,000 people have signed up to help the UK's National Health Service (NHS) during the coronavirus crisis.
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has called the coronavirus lockdown in major cities a "crime".
Iran on Thursday imposed new travel restrictions in the country amid fears of a second wave of coronavirus infections.
The man accused of opening fire at two mosques in Christchurch last year has pleaded guilty to 51 charges of murder.
The Ministry of Health and Prevention announced that the disinfection programme has been a success and will be extended.
Sixty-three new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in the UAE, bringing the total number to 468 cases.