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  • San Jose, California, U.S.
    Wednesday Apr 1, 2020

    Zoom Video Communications

    Zoom announced a 90-day freeze on releasing new features

    San Jose, California, U.S.
    Wednesday Apr 1, 2020

    On April 1, 2020, Zoom announced a 90-day freeze on releasing new features, to focus on fixing privacy and security issues on Zoom.




  • Spain
    Thursday Apr 2, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Most Deaths in a Single Day

    Spain
    Thursday Apr 2, 2020

    On 2 April per report, 950 people died in a 24-hour period. This was, at the time, the most by any country during the pandemic in a single day.




  • Washington, D.C., U.S.
    Thursday Apr 2, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    World Bank launches Support

    Washington, D.C., U.S.
    Thursday Apr 2, 2020

    On 2 April, the World Bank launched emergency support operations for developing countries.




  • Spain
    Friday Apr 3, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Spain Surpassed Italy

    Spain
    Friday Apr 3, 2020

    On April 3rd, Spain surpassed Italy in total cases due to the virus and is now second only to the U.S. which has over a quarter of a million cases




  • China
    Friday Apr 3, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Qingming Festival of 2020

    China
    Friday Apr 3, 2020

    On 3 April, the Chinese government declared 4 April, the Qingming Festival of 2020, a national day of mourning for those who lost their lives in the coronavirus pandemic. At 10 a.m., people were asked to observe three minutes of silence while sirens and vehicle horns blasted out. Chinese flags were flown at half-mast across the country and at embassies overseas. All public entertainment was halted for the day.




  • Italy
    Saturday Apr 4, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Italian high Fatality Rate.

    Italy
    Saturday Apr 4, 2020

    As of 4 April, there were 119,827 confirmed cases, 14,681 deaths, and 19,758 recoveries in Italy, with the majority of those cases occurring in the Lombardy region. A CNN report indicated that the combination of Italy's large elderly population and the inability to test all who have the virus to date may be contributing to the high fatality rate.




  • U.S.
    Sunday Apr 5, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    U.S. pushing 250,000 Infection

    U.S.
    Sunday Apr 5, 2020

    As of 4 April, 277,475 cases have been confirmed in the United States, and 7,402 people have died.


  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Sunday Apr 5, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Over 1 Million Cases

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Sunday Apr 5, 2020

    On the 4th of April, The Who confirmed that the number of cases has passed a million cases around the world with 1,051,635 cases and 56,985 deaths around 208 countries all over the world.


  • Los Angeles, California, U.S.
    Sunday Apr 5, 2020

    Shaquille O'Neal

    O'Neal's primary weakness

    Los Angeles, California, U.S.
    Sunday Apr 5, 2020

    O'Neal's primary weakness was his free throw shooting, with a career average of 52.7%. He once missed all 11 of his free throw attempts in a game against the Seattle SuperSonics on December 8, 2000, a record.


  • U.S.
    Saturday Apr 11, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    U.S. becomes the Highest in Death Toll

    U.S.
    Saturday Apr 11, 2020

    On 11 April 2020, the U.S. became the country with the highest official death toll for COVID-19, with over 20,000 deaths.


  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Monday Apr 13, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Over 100K Casualty

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Monday Apr 13, 2020

    On the 12th of April of 2020, In the 83rd situation report by the WHO, it was declared that the number of cases has reached 1,696,588 and that the death tally has surpassed the 100,000 cases with 105,952 deaths.


  • U.S.
    Tuesday Apr 14, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Trump halted Funding the WHO

    U.S.
    Tuesday Apr 14, 2020

    On 14 April, President Trump halted funding to the World Health Organization, stating they had mismanaged the current pandemic.


  • China
    Tuesday Apr 14, 2020

    OnePlus

    OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro were unveiled

    China
    Tuesday Apr 14, 2020

    The OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro were unveiled on April 14, 2020, and released on April 21 in Europe and April 29 in the United States.


  • U.K.
    Wednesday Apr 15, 2020

    KFC

    Pandemic Consequence

    U.K.
    Wednesday Apr 15, 2020

    In March 2020, the restaurant announced that it would be closing all its stores temporarily, in response to lockdown measures during the COVID-19 outbreak. On 15 April 2020, the store announced it would be reopening some stores for delivery services, as well as donating free meals to the NHS.


  • Nanterre, France
    Wednesday Apr 15, 2020

    Amazon

    Closure in France

    Nanterre, France
    Wednesday Apr 15, 2020

    The SUD (trade unions) brought a court case against Amazon for unsafe working conditions. This resulted in a French district court (Nanterre) ruling on April 15, 2020, ordering the company to limit its deliveries to food and essential medical or hygienic products or pay a €1 million per day fine. Amazon said it would appeal, and on the following day shut its six French warehouses until at least April 21, 2020, for evaluation of the situation.


  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Friday Apr 17, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Over 2 Million Cases Infected

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Friday Apr 17, 2020

    On the 88th situational report of the WHO in April 17, 2020, the number of cases passed the 2 million mark with 2,074,529 cases and a death toll of 139,378.


  • Iran
    Monday Apr 20, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Iran reopen Shopping Malls

    Iran
    Monday Apr 20, 2020

    On 20 April it was reported that Iran had reopened shopping malls and other shopping areas across the country, though there is a fear of a second wave of infection due to this move.


  • France
    Thursday Apr 23, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    France state on April 23

    France
    Thursday Apr 23, 2020

    As of 23 April, France has reported more than 120,804 confirmed cases, 21,856 deaths, and 42,088 recoveries, ranking fourth in the number of confirmed cases.


  • England, United Kingdom
    Friday Apr 24, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Possible Vaccine in England

    England, United Kingdom
    Friday Apr 24, 2020

    On 24 April it was reported that one of the more promising vaccine trials had begun in England; the government has pledged, in total, more than 50 million pounds towards research.


  • Wuhan, China
    Saturday Apr 25, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Wuhan Patients Discharged

    Wuhan, China
    Saturday Apr 25, 2020

    On 25 April the last patients were discharged in Wuhan.


  • Cereté, Colombia
    Saturday Apr 25, 2020

    Colombian conflict

    Gustavo Adolfo Álvarez Téllez was arrested

    Cereté, Colombia
    Saturday Apr 25, 2020

    On April 25, senior Gulf's Cartel (Clan de Golfo) leader Gustavo Adolfo Álvarez Téllez, who was one of Colombia's most-wanted drug lords and had the bounty of up to 580 million pesos for his capture, was arrested at his lavish estate in Cereté while holding a party under quarantine during the COVID-19 pandemic. Álvarez was described as the "brain" of the cartel, and by this point was reported to have taken charge of the cartel's Caribbean operations.


  • Iran
    Monday Apr 27, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    False Believe leading to death

    Iran
    Monday Apr 27, 2020

    On 27 April it was reported that 700 people had died from ingesting methanol, falsely believed to be a cure.


  • Houston, Texas, U.S.
    Wednesday Apr 29, 2020

    Juneteenth

    Al Edwards died

    Houston, Texas, U.S.
    Wednesday Apr 29, 2020

    Representative Al Edwards died of natural causes April 29, 2020 at the age of 83, but the annual prayer breakfast and commemorative celebration continued at Ashton Villa with the late legislator's son, Jason Edwards, speaking in his father’s place.


  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Thursday Apr 30, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    April's last Situation Report

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Thursday Apr 30, 2020

    On the 101 situation report of the WHO and the last one of April 2020, the WHO declared that the number of cases has reached 3,090,445 cases and the total death count was 217,769.


  • Asia
    Thursday Apr 30, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Almost all of Asia

    Asia
    Thursday Apr 30, 2020

    As of 30 April 2020, cases have been reported in all Asian countries except for Turkmenistan and North Korea, although some suspect these countries also have cases.


  • U.S.
    Thursday Apr 30, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    One Million Cases Infected in the U.S.

    U.S.
    Thursday Apr 30, 2020

    On April 30, 2020, the United States reached 1 million infections, just over a quarter of the total infections in the world.


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