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Experts: China virus outbreak will last...

Experts: China virus outbreak will last...

East Asia

Tue, Jan 28 2020

US health authorities said Monday they had not seen evidence that asymptomatic patients can infect other...

Millions quarantined as China scrambles...

Millions quarantined as China scrambles...

East Asia

Tue, Jan 28 2020

Earlier the government shuttered major tourist attractions from Disneyland to a stretch of the Great...

The global spread of the...

The global spread of the...

East Asia

Tue, Jan 28 2020

More than 4,000 people have been infected across China, the bulk of them in and around Wuhan

Study: China now world's 2nd biggest...

Study: China now world's 2nd biggest...

East Asia

Mon, Jan 27 2020

The vast majority of the estimated $70-$80 billion worth of Chinese munitions sold every year are bought...

Kim Jong’s aunt makes her first public...

Kim Jong’s aunt makes her first public...

East Asia

Sun, Jan 26 2020

Kim Kyong Hui is the sister of former North Korean dictator Kim Jong Il, and took a leading role during...

Hong Kong protesters torch planned quarantine...

Hong Kong protesters torch planned quarantine...

East Asia

Sun, Jan 26 2020

Public calls have also grown for the Hong Kong government to block the financial hub's border with...

Trapped Wuhan residents stock up amid...

Trapped Wuhan residents stock up amid...

East Asia

Sat, Jan 25 2020

Authorities extended transport bans to 17 other cities around Wuhan in a gargantuan effort to control...

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

Infographic: China seals off more cities...

Infographic: China seals off more cities...

East Asia

Fri, Jan 24 2020

China is swiftly building a 1,000-bed hospital dedicated to patients infected with a new virus that has...

China shuts down 13 cities as Coronavirus...

China shuts down 13 cities as Coronavirus...

East Asia

Fri, Jan 24 2020

The outbreak emerged in late December in Wuhan, an industrial and transport hub of 11 million people...

China virus deaths rise to 17, confirmed...

China virus deaths rise to 17, confirmed...

East Asia

Wed, Jan 22 2020

Global health body WHO considers declaring emergency

Infographic: New Coronavirus outbreak...

Infographic: New Coronavirus outbreak...

East Asia

Tue, Jan 21 2020

China has reported a sharp rise in the number of people infected with a new Coronavirus, including the...

China's former Interpol chief sentenced...

China's former Interpol chief sentenced...

East Asia

Tue, Jan 21 2020

Meng - a former vice minister of public security - is among a growing group of Communist Party cadres...

Asia steps up checks as China virus...

Asia steps up checks as China virus...

East Asia

Tue, Jan 21 2020

Almost 80 new cases have been confirmed, bringing the total number of people hit by the virus in China...

How the new Coronavirus developed

How the new Coronavirus developed

East Asia

Tue, Jan 21 2020

China's President Xi Jinping says that the virus must be 'resolutely contained,' in his first...

Kim Jong taps tough-talking military...

Kim Jong taps tough-talking military...

East Asia

Mon, Jan 20 2020

Unlike his predecessor, Ri Son Gwon does not have any experience in dealing with nuclear issues or US...

Infographic: China welcomes the Year...

Infographic: China welcomes the Year...

East Asia

Mon, Jan 20 2020

The Year of the Rat begins for the world’s most populous country, and people born under the sign,...

China moves to phase out single-use...

China moves to phase out single-use...

East Asia

Sun, Jan 19 2020

Markets selling fresh produce will be exempt from the ban until 2025

Police fire tear gas to disperse thousands...

Police fire tear gas to disperse thousands...

East Asia

Sun, Jan 19 2020

Organizers initially applied for a permit for a march, but police only agreed to a static rally in the...

'Dancing dragon' shows feathers grew...

'Dancing dragon' shows feathers grew...

East Asia

Sat, Jan 18 2020

Wulong's fossil, unearthed in Liaoning Province in northeastern China, includes a complete skeleton...

HRW: China conducting 'intense' global...

HRW: China conducting 'intense' global...

East Asia

Wed, Jan 15 2020

Roth was challenged by an official at China's mission to the UN as he wrapped up his news...