Coronavirus live news: France nears 1m cases as six US states see record one-day deaths

Spain becomes first western European country to pass 1m cases; Rome among latest to bring in curfew; German health minister has Covid-19. Follow the latest updates

Read more

Coronavirus live news: Czech Republic shuts shops to curb Europe’s fastest growth in cases; record deaths in Russia

Czech Republic limits movement to essential trips only; Russia nears 25,000 Covid deaths; US death toll might be ‘underascertained’

Read more

Coronavirus live news: Liverpool mayor’s brother dies; Iran deaths exceed 30,000

Gordon Brown warns of UK double cliff edge; Angela Merkel asks Germans to stay home; Austria, Poland and Malaysia report record rise in cases

Read more