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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...

What triggered the outbreak in...

What triggered the outbreak in...

Anik Kabir

Thu, Jan 23 2020

Snakes might be to blame

Yanghee Lee:  An international tribunal...

Yanghee Lee: An international tribunal...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Jan 23 2020

China cannot be a global leader if it ignores such atrocities, she says

China locks down epicenter of virus...

China locks down epicenter of virus...

World

Thu, Jan 23 2020

Cases have been detected as far away as the US

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

China warns virus could mutate and spread...

China warns virus could mutate and spread...

World

Wed, Jan 22 2020

The new coronavirus has caused alarm for its similarity to SARS, which killed nearly 650 people in China,...

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...

China says virus spreading between humans...

China says virus spreading between humans...

World

Tue, Jan 21 2020

An 89-year-old man becomes the fourth person to die from the virus

A new epidemic?

A new epidemic?

Anik Kabir

Tue, Jan 21 2020

Mystery China pneumonia outbreak likely caused by new human coronavirus

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,...

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...

Xi’s Myanmar Visit: Economic interests...

Xi’s Myanmar Visit: Economic interests...

World

Sun, Jan 19 2020

Beijing’s unwavering support for Myanmar on Rohingya issue remained unchanged during the visit...

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

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...

'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...

China signs billion-dollar deals with...

China signs billion-dollar deals with...

World

Sat, Jan 18 2020

The Asian giant is now Myanmar's largest investor even as distrust of its ambitions lingers among...

Proof of our inhumanity

Proof of our inhumanity

Nadia Kabir Barb

Sat, Jan 18 2020

We need only look at the world around us to see the evidence of our immense capacity for inflicting...

Belt and Road Initiative: China's Xi...

Belt and Road Initiative: China's Xi...

World

Fri, Jan 17 2020

Xi will sign a series of mammoth infrastructure deals as part of China's Belt and Road Initiative...