Easter egg ban and lake dyeing – UK police chided for overzealous response

By Michael Holden LONDON (Reuters) – From a ban on shops selling Easter eggs to flying…

Stocks end worst quarter since 2008 with small recovery

By Tommy Wilkes LONDON (Reuters) – World stocks were set to close their worst quarter since…

Poland tightens public life restrictions against coronavirus

WARSAW (Reuters) – Poland will impose further curbs on public life, including closing access to parks,…

German city introduces face masks for shoppers as corona cases rise

By Madeline Chambers BERLIN (Reuters) – The city of Jena in eastern Germany has decided to…

India cracks down on Muslim missionary group linked to coronavirus cases

By Sanjeev Miglani and Aftab Ahmed NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Indian authorities sealed off the headquarters…

HelloFresh shares at record high on coronavirus sales boost

BERLIN (Reuters) – Shares in meal-kit delivery firm HelloFresh <HFGG.DE> jumped to a record high on…

Xiaomi fourth quarter revenue jumps 27%, beats estimates

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Xiaomi Corp on Tuesday reported a 27% jump in December-quarter revenue, its fourth…

Swiss coronavirus death toll rises to 373, positive tests hit 16,176

ZURICH (Reuters) – The Swiss death toll from the coronavirus epidemic has risen to 373, the…

Iran’s death toll from coronavirus climbs to 2,898: health official

DUBAI (Reuters) – Iran’s death toll from coronavirus has reached 2,898, with 141 deaths in the…

Indonesia rolls out nearly $25 billion more spending for coronavirus

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesian President Joko Widodo declared a public health emergency over the coronavirus epidemic…