19:49 | 29/03/2020
The global death toll due to the novel coronavirus has crossed the 30,000-mark, with two-thirds of them in Europe.
16:41 | 28/03/2020
A house cat has been infected with the novel coronavirus in Belgium after being contaminated by its owner, Belgian health authorities said Friday (Mar 27).
08:01 | 19/03/2020
Italy on Wednesday (Mar 18) reported 475 new deaths from the novel coronavirus, the highest one-day official toll of any nation since the first case was detected in China late last year. However, some experts say the numbers in Italy will only begin to stabilise by mid-April
07:38 | 17/03/2020
The novel coronavirus killed a top Iranian cleric on Monday (Mar 16), as the Islamic republic reported yet another record high single-day death toll.
13:24 | 13/03/2020
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte announced plans on Thursday (Mar 12) for a sweeping lockdown of the capital's 12 million people, while a female diplomat from the Philippines mission to the United Nations tested positive for coronavirus.
13:23 | 13/03/2020
Zhao Lijian, a Chinese foreign ministry spokesman, has suggested that the US army may have brought the deadly coronavirus into China, while a US lawmaker warned up to 150 million people in the country could eventually be infected with the novel coronavirus.
10:58 | 12/03/2020
Oscar-winning actor Tom Hanks and his wife, actress Rita Wilson, are in hospital in Australia after testing positive for coronavirus, the US actor said Wednesday (Mar 11).
11:35 | 05/03/2020
New research from Singapore published on Wednesday (Mar 4) showed that patients with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) extensively contaminate their bedrooms and bathrooms, highlighting the need to routinely clean high-touch surfaces, basins and toilet bowls.
22:52 | 04/03/2020
The pet dog of a coronavirus patient in Hong Kong (China) was confirmed to be infected with the disease, in a likely case of human-to-animal transmission, the city's authorities said on Wednesday (Mar 4).
23:57 | 03/03/2020
COVID-19 has claimed 77 lives in Iran, officials said on Tuesday (Mar 3), as the emergency services chief became the latest high-ranking official to be infected in the deadliest outbreak outside China.
15:23 | 03/03/2020
Around the world people are changing their habits at work, home and in worship to reduce the risk of contracting the new coronavirus and prevent it from spreading any further. We look at changes in behaviour due to the coronavirus, which has killed more than 3,000 worldwide.
10:09 | 03/03/2020
The novel coronavirus appears to now be spreading much more rapidly outside China than within, and airports in hard-hit countries were ramping up screening of travellers.
15:31 | 29/02/2020
"Problems can't be solved with sadness and fear," says the owner of a shop selling the Corona Cake - complete with crown-like spikes of the COVID-19 virus in Italy.
15:31 | 29/02/2020
Mainland China excluding Hubei province, where the new coronavirus outbreak originated, reported four new cases of infection on Friday (Feb 28), the lowest since the national health authority started compiling nationwide data in January.
16:25 | 28/02/2020
South Korea reported 571 coronavirus cases on Friday (Feb 28), taking its total - the highest in the world outside China - to 2,337 as New Zealand confirmed its first coronavirus case.
The Union of Friendship Organizations of Dong Nai Province and COPION (Co-operation & Participation In Overseas NGOs) kicked off another LS Dream School project in the southern province.
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