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China virus death toll hits 636, more...

China virus death toll hits 636, more...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Feb 7 2020

Of the reported infections, more than 4,800 of those people were in serious condition

China virus death toll jumps past 500,...

China virus death toll jumps past 500,...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Feb 6 2020

There have been two deaths outside mainland China - in the Philippines and Hong Kong

China virus deaths rise as WHO says...

China virus death toll rises to

Asia Pacific

Wed, Feb 5 2020

The number of people infected in China jumps to 24,000

Hong Kong reports first death of coronavirus...

Hong Kong reports first death of coronavirus...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Feb 4 2020

China has struggled to contain the virus despite enacting unprecedented measures, including locking down...

Disabled Chinese boy dies while father...

Disabled Chinese boy dies while father...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Feb 4 2020

The 17-year-old, who could not speak, walk or eat by himself, and whose mother died several years earlier,...

Biggest single day jump in coronavirus...

Biggest single day jump in coronavirus...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Feb 4 2020

More than 20 countries have confirmed cases of the virus

China reports H5N1 bird flu outbreak...

China reports H5N1 bird flu outbreak...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Feb 2 2020

4,500 chickens have died of the bird flu

Travel curbs mount on China as virus...

Travel curbs mount on China as virus...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Feb 1 2020

China's National Health Commission said there were 2,102 new confirmed infections in China on Friday,...

To mask or not to mask: Confusion spreads...

To mask or not to mask: Confusion spreads...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Jan 31 2020

Conflicting messages have sowed confusion over how to protect against an epidemic that has claimed over...

Coronavirus: US, Japan evacuate citizens...

Coronavirus: US, Japan evacuate citizens...

World

Wed, Jan 29 2020

US health authorities said they were working on a vaccine, but that it would take months to develop

South Korea 'all out' to contain virus...

South Korea 'all out' to contain virus...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Jan 28 2020

The virus has killed at least 106 people

Death toll rises to 106 in China's coronavirus...

Death toll rises to 106 in China's coronavirus...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Jan 28 2020

Confirmed infections also nearly doubled to 4,515

Global concerns grow as China virus...

Global concerns grow as China virus...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Jan 27 2020

The city of 11 million people is in virtual lockdown and much of Hubei, home to nearly 60 million people,...

China fortifies virus defences as deaths...

China fortifies virus defences as deaths...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Jan 26 2020

China has locked down the worst-hit province of Hubei in the country's centre in a massive quarantine...

China deploys 450 military medical staff...

China deploys 450 military medical staff...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Jan 25 2020

The move marks a dramatic escalation in the central government's involvement to contain the...

Xi: China faces 'grave situation' as...

Xi: China faces 'grave situation' as...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Jan 25 2020

Xi held a politburo meeting on Saturday on measures to fight the 'accelerating' outbreak

Signs of life at 'no-man's land' around...

Signs of life at 'no-man's land' around...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Jan 21 2020

The island site was buried by massive deposits of ash when Taal erupted last week and remains under a...

New strain of Coronavirus spreads in...

New strain of Coronavirus spreads in...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Jan 20 2020

The total number of people diagnosed with the virus rose to 218, as Shanghai confirmed its first case...

China reports 17 new cases of mystery...

China reports 17 new cases of mystery...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Jan 19 2020

The virus has now infected 62 people in Wuhan, city authorities said, with eight in a severe...

Hong Kong leader says financial hub's...

Hong Kong leader says financial hub's...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Jan 13 2020

Protests in Hong Kong escalated in June last year over a now-withdrawn bill which would have allowed...

China says will not change position...

China says will not change position...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Jan 12 2020

While China says Taiwan is its territory, Taiwan maintains it is an independent country