The latest 129 deaths brought the overall toll to 853 fatalities among almost 15,000 infections since February 19, when the government announced Iran's first cases of the COVID-19 disease. That brought its total number of infections to 94.
Fariborz Rais-Dana, 71, succumbed to the illness after being hospitalised for six days, ISNAreported.
Lebanon went into lockdown and Iraqis prepared for a curfew Monday as part of regional efforts to contain the new coronavirus even as businesses remained open in Iran, which is battling the worst outbreak in the Middle East and where another senior official has died from the virus. While most people who are infected recover, the virus spreads rapidly and can kill the elderly and those with breathing problems or other underlying illnesses.
It has since shut schools, postponed cultural and sports events and discouraged travel ahead of the New Year holidays.
The judiciary has also sent 83,000 inmates on temporary leave from jails, apparently over concerns of the virus spreading in the prison system.
What happens next will not only affect Iran's civilian government and Shiite theocracy, whose officials already have fallen ill, but also the wider world.
Israel's Health Ministry said more than 1,000 doctors and a similar number of nurses have been quarantined.
Speaking on the sidelines of visiting the WHO delegation and the COVID-19 pandemic public health experts' visit to Iran, he said that a comprehensive and coordinated approach is now being implemented in Iran, especially in the areas of patient management, laboratories, and risk communication.
Most people infected by the new coronavirus experience only mild or moderate symptoms, such as fever and cough, and recover within weeks.
In Bengaluru , six positive Covid-19 patients are in isolated observation, including the eighth case which surfaced on Monday . The number of coronavirus cases in the country rose to 125 on Tuesday after fresh cases were reported from several states.
Les Grands Prix hollandais et espagnols, prévus pour les deux premiers week-ends de mai, devraient également être reportés. L'agence de presse PA comprend que six d'entre eux ont depuis été testés et attendent leurs résultats.
Mr Trudeau said air operators will be "formally mandated' to prevent symptomatic travellers from boarding flights to Canada". For now, he added, Canadian domestic flights as well as those from the US , the Caribbean and Mexico would not be affected.
He's trained yesterday and he'll train today but I don't think he's had enough training sessions with the team. I've got a great staff. "I'm a red and I think I know what this club needs", Solskjaer said.
A spokeswoman said there were no cases of coronavirus at the university, despite a confirmed case in the city . Students are not allowed to return to campus until given permission by their institution .
Les exceptions aux restrictions de circulation "pourront être tolérées pour les déplacements entre le domicile et le travail". Christophe Castaner a également précisé que des "déplacements brefs à proximité du domicile" seront également tolérés .
The European Commission is imposing updated guidelines and procedures on border measures in response to the spread of Covid-19. The EU will on Monday also launch joint procurement with EU countries of testing kits and respiratory ventilators.
Pour les salariés ne pouvant exercer le télétravail, ils leur sera d'ailleurs possible de se rendre dans leur entreprise. Le ministre de la Santé a demandé aux Français de se limiter à 5 interactions sociales au maximum.
Coronavirus : la Bourse de Paris s'écroule à l'ouverture
L'indice Empire State d'activité manufacturière établi par la Fed de New York est tombé à un plus bas de 11 ans à -21,5 en mars. La monnaie japonaise faiblissait aussi face à l'euro , qui s'échangeait pour 119,30 yens contre 118,65 yens la veille.
Les prix des carburants dégringolent à la pompe
En l'espace d'une semaine, le prix du gazole, le carburant le plus vendu, a perdu 6,01 centimes, à 1,3012 euros par litre. Quant au SP95-E10, qui contient jusqu'à 10% d'éthanol, il a perdu 5,50 centimes, à 1,3833 euro.
Coronavirus: Who should stay at home and for how long?
Health minister Matt Hancock told parliament that non-time sensitive, elective surgery would be cancelled or postponed. But the PM stopped short of ordering venues to close, instead saying he hoped they would take a responsible approach.