1043 GMT August 10, 2020
The biggest increases were from the United States, Brazil, India and South Africa, according to a daily report, Reuters reported.
The previous WHO record for new cases was 228,102 on July 10. Deaths remained steady at about 5,000 a day.
Global coronavirus cases were approaching 13 million on Sunday, according to a Reuters tally, marking another milestone in the spread of the disease that has killed more than 565,000 people in seven months.