Tag: Asia

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Scientists slam conspiracy theories about virus origins

The Chinese government announced today that it would revoke the press credentials of three Wall Street Journal reporters, the largest ...

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Thousands gather for Japan’s annual ‘Naked Festival’

Thousands braved chilly weather on Saturday to gather at the annual “Naked Festival” in Okayama prefecture in the southern part ...

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Cruise ship rejected by five ports docks at last

A cruise ship that was stranded at sea, because ports were worried about passengers bringing coronavirus, has been allowed to ...

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Sharp increase in coronavirus deaths and cases

Some 242 deaths from the new coronavirus were recorded in the Chinese province of Hubei on Wednesday – the deadliest ...

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Baby aged 30 hours diagnosed with coronavirus

A Chinese newborn has been diagnosed with the new coronavirus just 30 hours after birth, the youngest case recorded so ...

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First person to died from coronavirus in the Philippines

A man in the Philippines has died from the Wuhan coronavirus — the first time a death has been reported ...

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Nearly 12,000 infected by Coronavirus worldwide

China’s death toll from the coronavirus rose to at least 259 people Saturday as the number of cases worldwide rose ...

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Hong Kong to slash border travel as virus spreads

Hong Kong has announced plans to slash cross-border travel between the city and mainland China as the new coronavirus continues ...

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Death toll passes 100 in China’s virus

The death toll from the new coronavirus now stands at 106, with the number of infections almost doubling in a ...

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What Is The Coronavirus: Origin, Symptoms, Treatment

A new strain of virus that appears to have originated in China is spreading rapidly and crossing borders. There are ...