- The numbers: The novel coronavirus has infected more than 1.34 million people and killed over 74,000 worldwide, according to Johns Hopkins University. More than 10,000 have died in the US, and officials warn this will be the toughest week yet.
- Concern in Britain: UK PM Boris Johnson is in intensive care after his virus symptoms worsened. Foreign Minister Dominic Raab will deputize "where necessary."
- China milestone: The country where the Covid-19 pandemic began recorded no new deaths on Monday for the first time since late January.
- Japan emergency measures: PM Shinzo Abe has officially declared a state of emergency until May 6 across seven virus-hit prefectures, including Tokyo.
What you need to know
A woman walks passed the Eiffel Tower in Paris, France, on April 6. Chesnot/Getty Images
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