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Hero doctor who warned about outbreak...

Hero doctor who warned about outbreak...

East Asia

Thu, Feb 6 2020

Li Wenliang, 34, who was working as an ophthalmologist at Wuhan Central Hospital when the virus broke...

Infographic: Global coronavirus cases...

Infographic: Global coronavirus cases...

East Asia

Wed, Feb 5 2020

The viral outbreak that began in the Chinese city of Wuhan has killed more than 400 people and infected...

Chinese doctor tried to warn others...

Chinese doctor tried to warn others...

East Asia

Tue, Feb 4 2020

On December 31, Wuhan authorities announced the outbreak and informed the World Health Organization

Hong Kong medics strike for China border...

Hong Kong medics strike for China border...

East Asia

Mon, Feb 3 2020

The action by non-essential medical staff comes as the city's pro-Beijing leadership resists completely...

After 10-day construction, China's 1,000-bed...

After 10-day construction, China's 1,000-bed...

East Asia

Mon, Feb 3 2020

China is building a second hospital in Wuhan dedicated to the treatment of coronavirus patients

Virus deaths in China pass 360, exceeding...

Virus deaths in China pass 360, exceeding...

East Asia

Mon, Feb 3 2020

Since emerging out of Wuhan late last year, the new coronavirus has infected more than 17,200 people...

Infographic: Study of coronavirus cases...

Infographic: Study of coronavirus cases...

East Asia

Sun, Feb 2 2020

A study of initial cases of a new viral illness that originated in the Chinese city of Wuhan reveals...

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...