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Coronavirus fear sparks Thai prison...

Coronavirus fear sparks Thai prison...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Mar 29 2020

News reports showed large plumes of smoke rising above the prison in Buriram province, which holds about...

China reports smaller number of new...

China reports smaller number of new...

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Sun, Mar 29 2020

A total of 3,300 people have now died in mainland China, with a reported 81,439 infections

China's imported cases rise as foreigners...

China's imported cases rise as foreigners...

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Fri, Mar 27 2020

In total 81,340 people have been infected in China, and the outbreak has claimed 3,292 lives

China's virus strategy: A model for...

China's virus strategy: A model for...

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Sun, Mar 22 2020

Across the rest of the country, residents were strongly encouraged to stay at home

China sees continued rise in imported...

China sees continued rise in imported...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Mar 22 2020

The latest figures bring China’s total reported coronavirus cases to 81,054, with 3,261

Singapore to ban on all short-term visitors...

Singapore to ban on all short-term visitors...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Mar 22 2020

The city-state reported its first fatalities from the virus on Saturday and has confirmed 432 cases of...

How S Korea trounced US in race to test...

How S Korea trounced US in race to test...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Mar 19 2020

More than 7,000 Covid-19 cases in US had been identified as of Wednesday

China's Wuhan reports no new infections...

China's Wuhan reports no new infections...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Mar 19 2020

The death toll from the outbreak in mainland China had reached 3,245

Chinese tycoon who criticized Xi over...

Chinese tycoon who criticized Xi over...

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Sun, Mar 15 2020

Calls made by Reuters to Ren's mobile phone went unanswered

Chinese official claims US may have...

Chinese official claims US may have...

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Fri, Mar 13 2020

Robert O'Brien, the US national security adviser, insisted on Wednesday that the birthplace of the...

Singapore to close mosques to prevent...

Singapore to close mosques to prevent...

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Thu, Mar 12 2020

Twelve coronavirus cases linked to Malaysian Islamic conference

Malaysian PM calls on Mahathir to endorse...

Malaysian PM calls on Mahathir to endorse...

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Wed, Mar 11 2020

'We have formed this government and I want Tun to endorse this government, that it is a government...

China's Xi pays first visit to virus...

China's Xi pays first visit to virus...

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Tue, Mar 10 2020

More than 4,000 people have died and over 110,000 have been infected worldwide with coronavirus

Aussie watchdog sues Facebook over Cambridge...

Aussie watchdog sues Facebook over Cambridge...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Mar 10 2020

The now-defunct British company was at the centre of a massive scandal involving Facebook data hijacking...

N Korea fires 3 projectiles into sea,...

N Korea fires 3 projectiles into sea,...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Mar 9 2020

After a three-month halt in missile testing, North Korea tested an MLRS on March 2

China urges authorities to prepare for...

China urges authorities to prepare for...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Mar 3 2020

Locust swarms can fly up to 150km a day with the wind

Handshake? No thanks: Coronavirus changes...

Handshake? No thanks: Coronavirus changes...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Mar 3 2020

The virus has killed more than 3,000 worldwide

Timeline: A week of political crisis...

Timeline: A week of political crisis...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Mar 1 2020

Muhyiddin is sworn in as Malaysia’s 8th prime minister

Malaysia's next PM Muhyiddin: Low-profile...

Malaysia's next PM Muhyiddin: Low-profile...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Feb 29 2020

Muhyiddin was interior minister until the ruling coalition fell apart amid vicious infighting, an important...

China's blood donations dry up as coronavirus...

China's blood donations dry up as coronavirus...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Feb 26 2020

Most of the requests are for traditional blood donations, but at least one blood centre said it was also...

Coronavirus hits more countries as health...

Coronavirus hits more countries as health...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Feb 26 2020

The virus has killed 2,715 people and infected over 78,000 in China