France has more than 5,700 confirmed cases of coronavirus with 136 deaths across the country.
In Britain, the death toll almost doubled from the day before to 21, and the number of people infected rose to over 1100.
"We must now do everything to delay, to slow down, to clip the curve of this epidemic".
"I have decided on the closure until further notice from midnight of places that receive the public that are non-essential to the life of the country". Restaurants, and cafes - staples of French culture - will need to close, along with cinemas and nightclubs.
He was speaking at a news conference after the public health authority said 91 people had died in France and nearly 4,500 were now infected.
As cases of Covid-19 continue to surge in major European countries, officials in France are now said to be struggling to contain the virus.
'I am conscious of the efforts and sacrifices that we are asking, but I have faith that the French people will have the capacity to overcome this serious moment, ' Philippe said.
"I have chose to close all non-indispensable locations", he said, adding that exceptions to the shop ban would include food stores, pharmacies, and petrol stations.
The French army and police would enforce the ban, which would be introduced by emergency decree and include a 6pm curfew, said the presidential source.
Places of worship will stay open but all services and ceremonies will have to be postponed, he said.
France is the latest country to prevent coronavirus.
A French health official says warnings to stay home in the coronavirus pandemic are in some cases falling on deaf ears while noting that the virus hasn't just been posing a risk to seniors. Spain announced they will be going on lockdown. Ireland, Denmark, and Germany are all preparing for lockdowns.
Après plusieurs polémiques l'année dernière autour du retour de Neymar au Barça , les choses se précisent pour son transfert. Les champions de France demanderaient 150 millions d'euros pour laisser filer l'ancien barcelonais.
Fever and fatigue are my main symptoms. "Take care of yourself and do take this seriously", Kurylenko wrote on her instagram feed. In India, the release dates of Hindi movies Sooryavanshi and Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar have been deferred.
With more than 137,000 cases worldwide, the World Health Organization declared Coronavirus outbreak a pandemic. But due to a lack of testing, the number of cases in the United States is likely to be far higher.
Morrison says there have been 68 completed coronavirus tests since its testing sites opened three days ago. CHARLOTTETOWN-Prince Edward Island reported its first positive test for COVID-19 on Saturday.
Alors que Pep Guardiola ne lui fait pas totalement confiance, Riyad Mahrez pourrait aller voir ailleurs l'été prochain. Formé au Havre, le champion d'Afrique aura donc l'occasion de jouer en Ligue 1 si l'affaire se concluait.
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Williams declined to say if the three dead civilians were store employees or customers, pending notification of the next of kin. He added: 'We're still actively investigating multiple crime scenes and dealing with grieving over the loss of one of our own'.
Schools had also been given strict guidelines for how to monitor children, what to look for and when to send them home. Calgary expects to have 3,500 city employees working from home by Monday, with the number growing throughout the week.
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Declining issues outnumbered advancing ones on the NYSE by a 13.72-to-1 ratio; on Nasdaq, a 11.32-to-1 ratio favored decliners. The Dow Jones Industrial Averaged faced its worst point drop ever on Monday, as it fell 2,997 points at the close, or 12.9%.
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"Since we first learned of COVID-19, Ontario has been taking decisive action to contain the virus and protect all Ontarians". Another patient, a woman in her 60s from Haliburton, had recently travelled to Spain and Portugal.