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WHO says new China coronavirus could spread, warns hospitals worldwide

There may have been limited human-to-human transmission of a new coronavirus in China within families, and it is possible there could be a wider outb...

WHO says new China coronavirus could spread, warns hospitals worldwide

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WHO warns hospitals that new virus could spread beyond China There may have been human-to-human transmission of a new virus, meaning it could spread beyond China....
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WHO says new China virus could spread, it's warning all hospitals There has been "limited" human-to-human transmission of a new coronavirus that has struck in China, mainly small clusters in families, but there is p...
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Coronavirus cases rise to more than 800 worldwide as China confirms death toll has risen to 25 The fast-spreading infection prompted local authorities to quarantine several major cities and cancel Lunar New Year's events in Beijing....
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Coronavirus death toll rises to 26 as hospitals in China at centre of outbreak thrown into chaos The death toll from the coronavirus outbreak has risen to 26 as hospitals in China at the centre of the outbreak have been thrown into chaos....
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China confirms human-to-human spread of deadly coronavirus, raising fears it could spread more quickly and widely China has confirmed there has been human-to-human transmission of the deadly new coronavirus, raising fears it could spread more quickly and widely....
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Photos show how China is grappling with the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak as 12 cities are quarantined and hospitals run out of space Kevin Frayer/Getty Images A rapidly spreading coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, China, has infected at least 900 people and killed 26 worldwide, ...
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WHO expects further spread of new coronavirus in China The World Health Organisation said on Tuesday that the new coronavirus was likely to spread to other parts of China and possibly other countries in c...
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WHO says expects further spread of new coronavirus in China The World Health Organisation said on Tuesday that the new coronavirus was likely to spread to other parts of China and possibly other countries in t...
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China says coronavirus has killed 6, can spread between people. Here's what we know The outbreak could hit the economy, experts warned as they pointed to the fallout from the deadly SARS crisis in 2003....
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China's coronavirus has killed 9, can spread between people. Here's what we know The outbreak could hit the economy, experts warned as they pointed to the fallout from the deadly SARS crisis in 2003....
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China says coronavirus that killed 6 can spread between people. Here's what we know The outbreak could hit the economy, experts warned as they called back to the fallout from the deadly SARS crisis in 2003....
11:28, 2020-01-21

Coronavirus spread accelerating in China, says Xi Jinping President warns of ‘grave situation’ as at least 50 million people face new year lockdownFollow the latest developmentsShare your storyChina’s presid...
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China's coronavirus has killed 6, can spread between people. Here's what we know The outbreak could hit the economy, experts warned as they pointed to the fallout from the deadly SARS crisis in 2003....
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China confirms spread of coronavirus as new cases surge An outbreak of a new coronavirus in China has spread to more cities, Chinese authorities said on Monday, as the number of patients tripled and a thir...
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China says a new coronavirus has spread to more cities as cases surge Authorities around the globe, including in the United States and many Asian countries, have stepped up screening of travellers from Wuhan....
04:44, 2020-01-20

China: spread of coronavirus to Beijing fuels fears of outbreak Authorities on alert ahead of lunar new year holiday as 139 new cases of strain connected to Sars detectedA mysterious Sars-like virus has spread aro...
09:44, 2020-01-20

China coronavirus 'won't end for at least another four months' warns expert At least 25 people have died from the flu-like disease in China, which is believed to have originated at a food market in the southern city of Wuhan ...
13:56, 2020-01-23

China to take stricter, more targeted measure to curb coronavirus spread: state TV China will take stricter and more targeted measures to curb the spread of the new coronavirus, state television reported citing a state council meeti...
13:28, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus: death toll doubles to 17 as China struggles to halt spread Government unveils new counter measures as country prepares for lunar new yearHeathrow to screen arrivals from affected regionHave you encountered an...
18:08, 2020-01-22

2 dramatic charts show the rapid spread of the Wuhan coronavirus within and outside China Lauren DeCicca/Getty Images A mysterious coronavirus has killed 17 people and infected more than 540 people in China. Authorities have confirmed that...
01:52, 2020-01-23

Fears coronavirus 'could mutate and spread further' as China death toll rises Chinese officials are scrambling to contain the spread of the deadly coronavirus, which they fear could "mutate" and leave more people dead...
05:52, 2020-01-22

Coronavirus: China unveils measures to rein in spread of 'mutating' disease Wuhan, where the virus first emerged, put under tighter supervision as death toll climbs to nineChina has said that 440 people have now contracted a ...
05:20, 2020-01-22

It's too early to tell if China's lockdown of cities is effective in arresting spread of coronavirus, says expert The new coronavirus that first emerged in Wuhan may have already traveled in China during its incubation period, says David Heymann from the London S...
05:28, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus outbreak: China promises tougher crackdown to stop spread – as it happened Officials announce new measures to contain disease, including wildlife trade ban and bus suspensions, as confirmed death toll reaches 56Coronavirus’s...
19:52, 2020-01-26

U.S. warns travelers to exercise increased caution in China due to coronavirus The U.S. State Department on Thursday warned travelers to exercise increased caution in China due to the coronavirus outbreak. https://travel.state.g...
17:40, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus outbreak: China promises tougher crackdown to stop spread – live updates Officials announce new measures to contain disease, including wildlife trade ban and bus suspensions, as confirmed death toll reaches 56Coronavirus’s...
12:48, 2020-01-26

This map shows where China's mysterious, deadly Wuhan coronavirus has spread as death toll rises to 17 China said 17 people have been killed by a mysterious coronavirus as authorities repeatedly increase the number of people that are infected. A map sh...
18:04, 2020-01-22

This map shows where China's mysterious, deadly Wuhan coronavirus has spread as the death toll rises to 41 Reuters A coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed 41 people and infected more than 1,100. Cases have been reported in nine o...
01:28, 2020-01-25

China's version of TikTok launches feature to spread awareness and fight Wuhan coronavirus NICOLAS ASFOURI/AFP via Getty Images The coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed at least 18 people and infected more than 6...
22:32, 2020-01-23

Australia to screen some flights from China, warns coronavirus difficult to stop Australia will begin screening passengers arriving from a Chinese city in a bid to stop the spread of a new coronavirus, the country's chief medical ...
01:32, 2020-01-21

Fourteen people tested for coronavirus in UK as China continues battle to stop spread of deadly disease Fourteen people in the UK have now been tested for the deadly coronavirus following an outbreak in China....
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Singapore starts screening all China flights, warns against Wuhan travel to deter coronavirus Singapore on Wednesday started screening all passengers arriving on flights from China to avoid transmission of the flu-like coronavirus, and advised...
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Frightening mystery virus continues to spread as US embassy warns Americans living in China The bizarre “unidentified pneumonia” that Chinese health officials first began monitoring a little over a week ago has now spread to over...
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China warns the deadly Wuhan virus is 'mutating' and could spread further, with over 2,000 people tested after being close to those infected Getty Images China is warning that the mysterious Wuhan virus is mutating, meaning it could spread further and become harder to control. Chinese auth...
13:40, 2020-01-22

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Coronavirus death toll rises to 26 with more than 900 confirmed cases worldwide The majority of cases are in mainland China, where local authorities have quarantined several major cities and canceled Lunar New Year's events in Be...
15:48, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus outbreak: New York on high alert with over 1,200 infected worldwide The deadly new coronavirus is continuing to spread across the globe, wreaking havoc in China, sickening a second person in the United States and leav...
07:36, 2020-01-25

Coronavirus cases rise to nearly 650 worldwide as new countries confirm infections Authorities in China have quarantined two major cities with a combined population of 17 million, and planned a similar lockdown for another city on F...
16:44, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus: number infected hits 1,400 worldwide – today's developments More than 1,370 infected in China as officials try to stem spread of virus which has reached Europe, the US and Australia. Today’s news as it happene...
20:40, 2020-01-25

Coronavirus cases rise to more than 650 worldwide as infection spreads to new countries The fast-spreading infection prompted local authorities to quarantine several major cities and cancel Lunar New Year's events in Beijing....
19:20, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus: number infected hits 1,400 worldwide – live updates More than 1,370 infected in China as officials try to stem spread of virus which has reached Europe, the US and Australia. Follow the latest newsFull...
19:00, 2020-01-25

Coronavirus cases rise to nearly 650 worldwide, Singapore confirms first infection Authorities in China have quarantined two major cities with a combined population of 17 million, and planned a similar lockdown for another city on F...
15:44, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus cases rise to about 650 worldwide as infection spreads to new countries The fast-spreading infection prompted local authorities to quarantine several major cities and cancel Lunar New Year's events in Beijing....
17:44, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus doctors ‘collapse’ as hospitals ‘overwhelmed’ in Chinese quarantine city Video shared online appears to show a medic sprawled on the floor after reportedly collapsing amid the outbreak in Wuhan...
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Coronavirus: Chinese hospitals in chaos as lockdown spreads to affect 36m people Public transport suspended in at least 10 cities as death toll rises and heath care centres struggle to cope with influx of patientsCoronavirus outbr...
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Coronavirus: Chinese hospitals in chaos as lockdown spreads to affect 20m people Public transport suspended in at least 10 cities as death toll rises and heath care centres struggle to cope with influx of patientsHospitals in the ...
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Worldwide Lunar New Year celebrations scaled back as new coronavirus spreads The new coronavirus -- from a family of viruses that also caused the deadly SARS epidemic in 2002-03 -- didn't stop everyone from going to temples, b...
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14:48, 2020-01-26

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23:36, 2020-01-23

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Experts Warn Coronavirus Will Spread Despite Wuhan Travel Ban As China releases details about the 17 people who have died in the outbreak, a well-known SARS expert raises an alarm about the virus’s spread, sayin...
10:32, 2020-01-23

Chinese coronavirus may have spread to Australia as man tests positive An Australian man is feared to have brought the mystery, new virus spreading through Asia to the country after returning from a trip to China, accord...
17:12, 2020-01-21

The Wuhan coronavirus has spread to 10 countries. Here's how to protect yourself while traveling. Reuters The deadly coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, China has spread to nine other countries. The US reported its second case on Friday, and Fra...
01:28, 2020-01-25

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21:24, 2020-01-24

Man tested for coronavirus in Australia as epidemic continues spread Doctors in Australia are testing a man for the mysterious coronavirus that has spread rapidly since it was first seen in China before Christmas...
04:56, 2020-01-21

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23:48, 2020-01-25

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09:44, 2020-01-23

China's next gambit to save its economy will export dystopia worldwide AP photo The detention camps where the Chinese government has interned more than 1 million Muslim Uighurs serves a dual purpose. It not only oppresse...
14:24, 2019-12-15

China virus death toll rises to 41, more than 1,300 infected worldwide China said 41 people have now died from a new coronavirus that has infected more than 1,300 people globally, as health authorities around the world s...
02:44, 2020-01-25

Hospitals put on alert as mystery plague spreads from China to Hong Kong The unexplained respiratory illness could be caused by a virus that was previously unknown to science, a top doctor has said...
11:40, 2020-01-06

Hospitals in China's virus epicenter launch public appeals for supplies Hospitals in the central Chinese city at the center of a coronavirus outbreak are calling on public support for protective supplies such as masks and...
09:08, 2020-01-24

Bribes and Backdoor Deals Help Foreign Firms Sell to China’s Hospitals G.E., Siemens and others have prospered in a country where corruption pervades the market for medical equipment, according to a New York Times invest...
00:04, 2019-06-15

Fears SARS-like coronavirus could have spread to Japan on international flight Japan's first confirmed case of coronavirus has fuelled fears of the disease spreading after a potentially infectious man went undetected at an airpo...
12:28, 2020-01-17

Coronavirus: This detailed map records the spread of the disease in real-time The coronavirus outbreak in China rages on, as more people get infected with the 2019-nCoV virus that’s spreading faster than initially believe...
13:24, 2020-01-27

Interactive coronavirus heat map shows spread of virus around the globe Johns Hopkins University has put out a heat map that updates the number of confirmed coronavirus cases across the world in real time....
02:40, 2020-01-25

BREAKING Man tested for coronavirus in Australia as epidemic continues spread Doctors in Australia are testing a man for the mysterious coronavirus that has spread rapidly since it was first seen in China before Christmas...
03:52, 2020-01-21

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15:40, 2020-01-22

Panic and Criticism Spread on Chinese Social Media Over Coronavirus Chinese citizens are overcoming a lack of reporting on the crisis in the state-run media by sharing their own videos and information about the corona...
10:52, 2020-01-24

China warns US after warships sail in disputed South China Sea China told two US warships to turn back after they were sailing near disputed islands without permission. The busy waterway is the latest flashpoint ...
16:08, 2019-05-06

China's NDRC to invest 300 million yuan for construction of hospitals in Wuhan: Xinhua China's National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), the country's state planning agency, plans to invest 300 million yuan ($43.5 million) for ...
03:12, 2020-01-27

Xi Jinping warned of the 'grave situation' created by the 'accelerating' spread of coronavirus Damir Sagolj/Reuters Chinese President Xi Jinping warned of the "grave situation" posed by the deadly coronavirus outbreak and promised ramped-up mea...
18:32, 2020-01-25

Coronavirus outbreak: virus’s ability to spread 'getting stronger', says minister – updates As the death toll reaches 56, the Chinese government promises tougher crackdown to stop the spread. Follow all the latest developments here Inter-cit...
09:20, 2020-01-26

China warns US: 'Hong Kong belongs to China' China took a belligerent tone amid a torrent of condemnations of the beatings inflicted by pro-Beijing gangs who attacked protesters in Hong Kong....
21:40, 2019-07-23

WHO warns Ebola could spread elsewhere if attacks don’t stop DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — The World Health Organization is warning it may not be possible to contain Ebola to the two affected provinces in eastern Congo...
11:00, 2019-05-10

Coronavirus latest: Death toll rises to 42 as deadly virus continues to spread The coronavirus has killed 42 people in China and infected more than 1,300 globally, since the outbreak began in the city of Wuhan....
00:20, 2020-01-26

Hong Kong is shutting down its schools until February 17 to limit the spread of the Wuhan coronavirus AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim Hong Kong is declaring a citywide emergency and closing down its schools until February 17 in an attempt to limit the spread ...
20:20, 2020-01-25

Face masks aren't a very effective way to prevent the spread of coronavirus, experts say, despite spiking sales AP Photo/Kin Cheung Sales of face masks are spiking in China and around the world amid a coronavirus outbreak. Health experts say that for the averag...
01:12, 2020-01-25

Iran warns war would spread across Gulf, threaten lives of U.S. troops Iran has said it would respond firmly to any threat against it and warned on Sunday of the risks of a military confrontation....
16:24, 2019-06-23

UN health chief warns of ‘very high’ risk of Ebola spread GENEVA (AP) — The head of the U.N. health agency says the risk that the Ebola virus will spread remains “very high.” Tedros Adhanom Ghebr...
13:36, 2019-05-20

Ebola could spread if ‘violent attacks’ continue in Congo, WHO warns The ominous statement comes amid escalating violence nine months after the outbreak began....
20:44, 2019-05-11

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23:24, 2020-01-21

MTA chief hails Post for exposing subway crime, warns it may spread The head of the MTA hailed The Post on Monday for exposing increases in some serious subway crimes – and warned that the situation could spell ...
22:04, 2019-09-23

Foreign Office warns Brits not to travel amid fears of coronavirus outbreak The UK Foreign Office warns against "all but essential" travel to Wuhan, China following outbreak of deadly coronavirus...
20:40, 2020-01-22

Global pandemic fears grow as expert warns 100,000 may be infected by killer coronavirus An expert has warned that as many as 100,000 people could be infected by the sars-like illness...
07:08, 2020-01-27

Stop spread of hatred, Javid appeals as he warns of worst-ever extremism threat Britain is facing its worst-ever threat from extremism, Sajid Javid warned today as he called for a new nationwide effort to counter the spread of ha...
14:44, 2019-07-19

What We Know About China’s New Coronavirus A respiratory illness has killed at least three people in China and sickened more than 200. Cases have also been reported in Japan, South Korea and T...
12:44, 2020-01-20

What we know about the new coronavirus spreading in China and beyond An outbreak of a new coronavirus that began in the central Chinese city of Wuhan has killed 17 and infected nearly 600 people globally....
04:32, 2020-01-23

The coronavirus can be spread from person to person before someone realizes they even have it, according to the Chinese health minister VIVEK PRAKASH/AFP via Getty Images) A person who contracts the Wuhan coronavirus could be asymptomatic for 1 to 14 days and not even know they have t...
17:24, 2020-01-26

What is the coronavirus? Everything to know about China’s mystery virus The new flu-like coronavirus that has so far killed six people in China and infected more than 300 likely started in an animal and spread to humans....
17:12, 2020-01-21

What you need to know about China's Wuhan coronavirus and how it could affect you Eugene Hoshiko/AP Photo The deadly Wuhan virus has killed six people in China and infected hundreds in south and eastern Asia. On Tuesday, the CDC co...
20:28, 2020-01-21

China coronavirus: Your questions answered Are airports screening arrivals? Can the virus affect anyone who has travelled to China recently?...
11:24, 2020-01-23

The latest on the coronavirus spreading in China and beyond An outbreak of a new coronavirus that began in the central Chinese city of Wuhan has killed 18 people and infected nearly 650 globally....
20:20, 2020-01-23

Factbox: What we know about the new coronavirus spreading in China and beyond At least nine people have died from a new coronavirus in China following an outbreak in the central city of Wuhan, and more than 470 cases have been ...
13:40, 2020-01-22

Should the world be worried about the coronavirus in China? Experts fear latest strain of virus may spread across planet from person to person It is a novel coronavirus – that is to say, a member of the corona...
15:36, 2020-01-20

What Is the Coronavirus? As Disease Spreads From China To U.S., Here's What You Need to Know The CDC said Tuesday that a resident of Snohomish County, Washington, is currently being treated for the virus at a local hospital after returning fr...
19:52, 2020-01-22

More than 2,000 now infected with coronavirus; 56 dead in China More than 2,000 people globally have been infected with a new coronavirus, the vast majority of them in China, where 56 people have died from the dis...
03:40, 2020-01-26

Latest on the coronavirus spreading in China and beyond The coronavirus outbreak that began in the central Chinese city of Wuhan has killed 42 people in China and infected more than 1,300 globally, most of...
21:20, 2020-01-25

China coronavirus: Cases 'highly likely' in the UK So far 14 people have been tested in the UK, with nine awaiting results and five getting the all-clear....
11:00, 2020-01-24

Factbox: What we know about the coronavirus spreading in China and beyond An outbreak of a new coronavirus that began in the central Chinese city of Wuhan has killed 17 and infected nearly 600 people globally....
13:08, 2020-01-23

CDC expects more U.S. cases of China coronavirus The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Tuesday it expects to see more cases of the Wuhan coronavirus in the United States....
23:04, 2020-01-21

How coronavirus is beginning to hit China's economy Chinese officials disclosed Sunday that the coronavirus outbreak is hitting travel by double digits, while the medical industry is rushing to meet he...
13:04, 2020-01-26

Here’s what Wuhan, China looks like under quarantine for coronavirus Wuhan and a number of surrounding municipalities are under lockdown, with travel networks and services shut down or restricted....
23:20, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus: more cases and second death reported in China Experts fear numbers affected may be higher than first thought as US begins screening passengers arriving from Wuhan A second person has died from pn...
04:20, 2020-01-18

Coronavirus: 50m people in China under new year lockdown President Xi Jinping warns of ‘grave situation’ as the country spends holiday under travel restriction to stop the virus spreadingFollow the latest d...
17:08, 2020-01-25

Factbox: Latest on the coronavirus spreading in China and beyond The coronavirus outbreak that began in the central Chinese city of Wuhan has killed 42 people in China and infected more than 1,300 globally, most of...
21:40, 2020-01-25

CDC confirms first US case of coronavirus that has killed 17 in China Health officials have also confirmed cases of the Wuhan coronavirus in Thailand, South Korea, Japan and Taiwan....
16:12, 2020-01-22

Transit going in and out of Wuhan, China is being shut down to contain coronavirus Associated Press Since Thursday, Chinese authorities have shut down transit going in and out of Wuhan to contain the coronavirus outbreak. Other than...
20:20, 2020-01-25

Factbox: New coronavirus outbreak spreads in China Chinese authorities and the World Health Organization (WHO) say a new strain of coronavirus is behind the outbreak of pneumonia in the central city o...
16:24, 2020-01-20

China coronavirus: UK tests come back negative A total of 31 tests have concluded and there are no confirmed cases in Britain, government says....
16:04, 2020-01-25

What is coronavirus, what are the symptoms and which areas in China have been affected? An outbreak of a new pneumonia-like coronavirus was first detected in China at the end of 2019....
16:20, 2020-01-20

China coronavirus: 14 people in UK tested for new strain Five people tested negative while nine others are waiting for results, says Public Health England....
07:16, 2020-01-24

China Silences Critics Over Coronavirus Outbreak Beijing has responded faster to the new threat than it did with SARS, but it still silences and punishes those who veer from the official line, with ...
19:32, 2020-01-22

China confirms 830 coronavirus cases, with 25 deaths China confirmed 830 cases of patients infected with the new coronavirus as of Jan. 23, while the death toll from the virus has risen to 25, the Natio...
02:44, 2020-01-24

Trump thanks China's Xi Jinping for handling of coronavirus "China has been working very hard to contain the Coronavirus," Trump wrote in a post on Twitter....
23:28, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus ‘whistleblower’ nurse says China has 90,000 sick The coronavirus now has a whistleblower — a nurse in Wuhan who insists in a shocking online video that close to 90,000 people in China have the disea...
15:44, 2020-01-26

Coronavirus: second death in China after Sars-like outbreak Man, 69, had been admitted to hospital with abnormal renal function and severe damage to organsA second person has died from pneumonia in the central...
03:52, 2020-01-17

The role of China’s wet markets in the coronavirus outbreak "The wet market is a part of China's culture," one expert said. "You can't simply get out of your culture."...
20:36, 2020-01-22

China using HIV drugs to treat deadly coronavirus China is using HIV drugs to treat the deadly coronavirus as experts search for a cure, according to a report. Beijing officials with China’s Na...
20:04, 2020-01-26

WHO says China's coronavirus 'too early' for emergency declaration The United Nations health agency based the decision after independent experts spent two days assessing information about the spread of the newly iden...
20:20, 2020-01-23

U.S. to screen passengers for new China coronavirus at three airports The United States will begin screening at three major airports people coming from central Chinese city of Wuhan for the newly-identified coronavirus ...
20:48, 2020-01-17

China confirms 1,287 coronavirus cases, with 41 deaths China has confirmed 1,287 cases of patients infected with the new coronavirus as of Jan. 24, while the death toll from the virus has risen to 41, the...
02:44, 2020-01-25

China facing 'grave' coronavirus challenge, says Xi Chinese President Xi Jinping has said the country faces a "grave situation," as the coronavirus outbreak spreads with some 1,300 people reportedly in...
21:40, 2020-01-25

Coronavirus “whistleblower” nurse says China has 90,000 sick The Coronavirus now has a whistleblower — a nurse in Wuhan who insists in a shocking online video that close to 90,000 people in China have the disea...
10:12, 2020-01-26

U.S. to screen passengers for new China coronavirus at 3 airports The United States will begin screening efforts at three U.S. airports to detect travelers from the central Chinese city of Wuhan who may have symptom...
22:32, 2020-01-17

In Coronavirus, a ‘Battle’ That Could Humble China’s Strongman With Xi Jinping firmly in control, the Chinese government has stepped up its response to the Wuhan crisis, but the effort has been plagued by bureauc...
17:44, 2020-01-26

China coronavirus: UK tracing up to 2,000 Wuhan visitors So far tests on 14 people in the UK have shown to be negative, the chief medical officer says....
18:04, 2020-01-24

U.S. officials confirm first U.S. case of China coronavirus A traveler from China has been diagnosed in Seattle with the Wuhan coronavirus, a spokesman from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ...
20:28, 2020-01-21

Coronavirus from China has made its way to the United States Enlarge / Travelers in China are often wearing protective masks in response to the spread of 2019nCoV (credit: Feature China / Barcroft Media via Get...
00:12, 2020-01-22

China coronavirus: Wuhan and Huanggang on lockdown Huanggang, a city of six million, will follow Wuhan in suspending transport, as fears grow....
11:24, 2020-01-23

Australians in China's coronavirus region may not be able to be evacuated Strict travel restrictions mean an unknown number of Australians may be stranded in the coronavirus hotspotThe Australian government does not know ho...
10:56, 2020-01-27

CDC confirms first US case of coronavirus that has killed 6 in China Health officials have also confirmed cases of the Wuhan coronavirus in Thailand, South Korea, Japan and Taiwan....
20:28, 2020-01-21

Death toll from coronavirus rises to 80 in China The death toll from a viral outbreak in Wuhan, China has risen to 80 people, the Chinese government said on Sunday. The increase in fatalities came a...
03:24, 2020-01-27

'The worst has yet to come,' analyst says of China coronavirus outbreak Much is still unknown about the spreading China virus, and one analyst says there could be more clarity after the Lunar New Year holidays....
08:32, 2020-01-23

The new coronavirus in China might have jumped to people from snakes R. Maximiliane/Shutterstock Haitao Guo is a professor of microbiology and molecular genetics at University of Pittsburgh; Guangxiang "George" Luo is ...
14:52, 2020-01-23

New strain of coronavirus behind lung infections in China Experts think they have determined what caused mysterious lung infections in a group of over 50 people in China's Wuhan region. A new coronavirus is ...
19:16, 2020-01-09

WHO expects coronavirus cases to rise in China Cases of the new coronavirus are likely to continue to rise in China and it is too soon to evaluate its severity, a spokesman for the World Health Or...
12:44, 2020-01-24

CDC confirms first US case of coronavirus that has killed 9 in China Health officials have also confirmed cases of the Wuhan coronavirus in Thailand, South Korea, Japan and Taiwan....
03:28, 2020-01-22

Washington Man Becomes 1st in U.S. with Deadly Coronavirus After Trip to China A Washington man in his 30s is the first confirmed case of the pneumonia-like virus in the United States....
23:24, 2020-01-21

Factbox: The latest on the coronavirus spreading in China and beyond An outbreak of a new coronavirus that began in the central Chinese city of Wuhan has killed 25 people and infected more than 800 globally....
12:44, 2020-01-24

China coronavirus: 'Increased likelihood' of cases in the UK Four patients in Scottish hospitals are being tested after showing symptoms of coronavirus....
17:08, 2020-01-23

9-month-old baby in China reported to have coronavirus The baby girl is the youngest of the 68 coronavirus cases detected in Beijing since the illness emerged last month....
23:16, 2020-01-26

Coronavirus in China: Which cities are affected and what are the possible causes of the outbreak? At least 17 people have died and more than 570 people are now affected since the outbreak of coronavirus in China....
15:12, 2020-01-23

Cyclone Idai: UNICEF warns of ‘race against time’ to protect children, prevent spread of disease in flood-ravaged Mozambique A week after the flooded Mozambican port of Beira was hit by Cyclone Idai, “aid agencies are barely beginning to see the scale of the damage”, the he...
10:42, 2019-04-09

China virus ability to spread getting stronger The ability of the coronavirus to spread is getting stronger and infections could continue to rise, China's National Health Commission said on Sunday...
10:44, 2020-01-26

China says virus ability to spread getting stronger The coronavirus transmission ability is getting stronger and infections could continue to rise, China's National Health Commission said on Sunday, wi...
09:44, 2020-01-26

China allots nearly $9 billion to contain spread of virus China's finance ministry and National Health Commission have extended 60.33 billion yuan ($8.74 billion) to help contain a spreading virus, according...
09:12, 2020-01-27

Coronavirus death toll rises to 25 in China, with 830 infected The coronavirus has now killed 25 people in China and infected more than 800, with millions of people hit with lockdowns in cities across the country...
04:52, 2020-01-24

Japan confirms first case of new China coronavirus strain 30-year-old man tested positive to illness after visiting central Chinese city of Wuhan Japan has confirmed its first case of infection from the new ...
07:00, 2020-01-16

Egypt starts screening travelers from China for new coronavirus Egypt's Cairo airport started screening passengers arriving from China for signs of the new coronavirus outbreak, airport sources said on Thursday....
12:12, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus: US says 'do not travel' to Wuhan, China, as second U.S. case is confirmed The State Department issued a special warning for Wuhan, China, the source of the coronavirus outbreak. Meanwhile, a second case has been confirmed. ...
18:52, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus: Airlift for Britons trapped in China 'under review' The government says it is closely monitoring the situation in Hubei province, where the virus began....
12:12, 2020-01-26

Coronavirus spreads to Beijing as China confirms 139 new cases Two new cases confirmed in Chinese capital and one in southern Guangdong province amid fears of virus spreading over lunar new year China has reporte...
02:36, 2020-01-20

Canada's first coronavirus patient had symptoms on flight from China Canada's chief medical officer said on Sunday that an individual who was declared the country's first "presumptive" confirmed case of the novel coron...
18:24, 2020-01-26

China: New coronavirus death and infection count rises A new coronavirus has now killed nine people in China and infected 440, the Chinese health commission has said. With millions of people set to travel...
04:36, 2020-01-22

China: Coronavirus fears put damper on Lunar New Year Many celebrations to mark one of China's most important holidays, and the Year of the Rat, have been called off as the coronavirus death toll mounts....
02:48, 2020-01-26

Japan confirms first case of infection with new China coronavirus Japan has confirmed the first case of infection from the new China coronavirus, the health ministry said on Thursday....
02:56, 2020-01-16

China confirms 473 cases of new coronavirus: state media China has confirmed 473 cases of a new coronavirus, the People Daily newspaper said on Wednesday....
13:40, 2020-01-22

Trump: U.S. appreciates China's 'efforts and transparency' on coronavirus President Donald Trump on Friday praised China's handling of the newly discovered coronavirus that has killed 26 people in China and infected at leas...
23:12, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus leads to large city lockdowns in China Chinese authorities are locking down three cities that are home to more than 18 million people in an effort to contain the deadly coronavirus; Sevent...
20:40, 2020-01-23

China building 1,000-bed hospital over the weekend to treat coronavirus The Chinese city of Wuhan is rapidly building a new 1,000-bed hospital to treat victims of a new coronavirus, mobilizing machinery to get it ready by...
04:20, 2020-01-24

More than 2,700 cases of coronavirus in China as death toll climbs to 80 Chinese officials have confirmed 2,744 cases, including 461 people in critical condition, as the death toll rose to 80....
03:48, 2020-01-27

Coronavirus: academic had no official contact on return from China Martin Dove, who was working in Wuhan, thinks government could do more to track people A British academic who returned from China this week has said ...
19:40, 2020-01-25

China scrambles to contain coronavirus as death toll climbs China's health ministry says the new deadly virus's ability to spread is getting stronger. The death toll has risen to 56 amid hundreds of new infect...
13:28, 2020-01-26

Trump says he trusts China's Xi on coronavirus and the US has it 'totally under control' here "It's one person coming in from China. We have it under control. It's going to be just fine," Trump told CNBC's Joe Kernen from the World Economic Fo...
12:40, 2020-01-22

Pope Francis praises China's efforts to contain coronavirus Pope Francis praised China's "great commitment" to contain the coronavirus outbreak on Sunday and said he was praying for the dead, the sick, and fam...
14:28, 2020-01-26

Thailand finds fourth China coronavirus infection Thailand has quarantined a fourth patient with the new coronavirus including one Thai national, authorities said on Wednesday, days before the Lunar ...
09:36, 2020-01-22

Coronavirus: panic spreads in China with three cities in lockdown Residents in Wuhan, Ezhou and Huanggang hoard supplies and isolate themselves at homeA sense of panic has spread in China as three cities accounting ...
12:40, 2020-01-23

China's Hubei province confirms 15 more deaths due to coronavirus China reported 15 more deaths and 180 new cases of coronavirus, according to a statement from the health department of Hubei province, as the outbrea...
00:20, 2020-01-25

More than 2,700 cases of coronavirus in China as death toll hits 80 Chinese Premier Li Keqiang visited the city of Wuhan in Hubei province, where the deadly pneumonia-like virus was first identified....
08:16, 2020-01-27

World financial markets rocked by China coronavirus Oil and travel shares slide amid fears outbreak could hit growth in second largest economyChina coronavirus – live updatesFinancial markets around th...
21:08, 2020-01-23

Total number of coronavirus cases in China at 634: State TV The total number of cases of the coronavirus outbreak has hit 634, Chinese state television reported on Thursday....
15:04, 2020-01-23

Everything we know about the mysterious, deadly Wuhan coronavirus sweeping across China Getty A mysterious coronavirus has killed six and infected around 300 people in China, and has spread to at least four other countries. Experts say t...
06:20, 2020-01-22

Britain says death toll from new coronavirus in China likely to rise Britain's health minister said on Thursday that the number of cases of new coronavirus is likely to be higher than confirmed so far so the death toll...
13:08, 2020-01-23

How China’s Coronavirus Outbreak Could Threaten the Global Economy Markets have tumbled as investors worry that Chinese shoppers will stay home for the Lunar New Year holiday and beyond. Economists say the possible i...
17:04, 2020-01-23

China coronavirus to be declared 'public health emergency' by WHO The World Health Organisation is expected to issue the emergency declaration for the fifth time ever after nine people died and hundreds of others we...
09:00, 2020-01-22

More than 2,860 cases of coronavirus in China as death toll hits 81 Chinese Premier Li Keqiang visited the city of Wuhan in Hubei province, where the deadly pneumonia-like virus was first identified....
12:08, 2020-01-27

China's Chongqing city confirms five cases of new coronavirus China's Chongqing city has confirmed five cases of infection from the new coronavirus, the city's health authority said on Tuesday....
14:40, 2020-01-21

As coronavirus spreads, has China learned from the SARS epidemic? Pictures of people wearing masks in the country this week instantly conjured thoughts of the SARS outbreak at the beginning of the 21st century....
09:16, 2020-01-25

Death toll from mystery coronavirus in China rises to 9 The death toll from the coronavirus sweeping across China climbed to nine on Wednesday, as the number of reported cases rose to 440, Chinese health o...
07:28, 2020-01-22

‘Plague Inc.’ game app booming in China as coronavirus rages A strategy game in which the objective is to "bring about the end of human history" is the No. 1 paid Apple app in China....
18:44, 2020-01-22

Coronavirus death toll rises to 41 in China, more than 1,200 sickened The death toll from the coronavirus that began in China and since has spread to several other countries, including the United States, rose to 41 whil...
04:08, 2020-01-25

China testing HIV drug as treatment for new coronavirus, AbbVie says China is testing an HIV drug as a treatment for symptoms of the new coronavirus that is rapidly spreading, said drugmaker AbbVie Inc on Sunday....
22:36, 2020-01-26

Death toll rises from mystery coronavirus in China The death toll from the new coronavirus in China climbed to six Tuesday as new cases of the mysterious flu-like illness surged beyond 300, raising co...
17:12, 2020-01-21

Coronavirus deaths hit 56; China bans wildlife trade More than 2,000 people have been infected with a new coronavirus, the vast majority in China where 56 people have died from it, and the United States...
08:44, 2020-01-26

Officials confirm five U.S. cases of coronavirus after China travel Five people in the United States, all of whom recently traveled from Wuhan, China, have been diagnosed with the new coronavirus, officials of the fed...
23:48, 2020-01-26

China locks down 35M people as US confirms second coronavirus case Enlarge / SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - JANUARY 24: Disinfection workers wearing protective gear spray anti-septic solution in a train terminal amid rising pu...
20:20, 2020-01-24

Trump says he trusts China's Xi on coronavirus and the US has it 'totally under control' "It's one person coming in from China. We have it under control. It's going to be just fine," Trump told CNBC's Joe Kernen from the World Economic Fo...
14:48, 2020-01-22

China steps up fight against deadly coronavirus outbreak China stepped up its fight against the deadly coronavirus Saturday, trying to stymie the crisis by putting another 39 million citizens on lockdown an...
02:32, 2020-01-26

China coronavirus cases reach 2,835, state media says The number of people infected with the coronavirus has reached 2,835, Chinese state television said on Monday....
13:12, 2020-01-27

China extends lockdown on millions in coronavirus outbreak Chinese officials have restricted transport in at least eight cities besides the virus epicenter, Wuhan. A US student who recently traveled to China ...
07:12, 2020-01-24

Nearly 2 decades after SARS, here’s what’s changed as China tackles coronavirus Nearly two decades later, a more assertive China appears determined not to repeat its past mistakes....
17:28, 2020-01-22

As Coronavirus Spreads from China, Scientists See Grim Reminders Epidemics of related viruses, like SARS, killed hundreds. Now the World Health Organization must decide whether to declare another global health emer...
16:20, 2020-01-22

Cases of coronavirus in China surpass 200, health authorities say The outbreak coincides with the country’s busiest travel period, as millions board trains and planes for the Lunar New Year holidays....
13:28, 2020-01-20

China coronavirus 'infections could be as high as 9,700' according to Brit expert Professor Neil Ferguson says there could be up to 9,700 cases of coronavirus as Health Secretary warns of an "increased likelihood" of deadly disease...
18:32, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus: Germany planning evacuation of its citizens in China Germany may evacuate its citizens from China because of the spreading coronavirus, Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has said. He also urged Germans not to...
12:20, 2020-01-27

Washington state man who traveled to China is first U.S. victim of coronavirus A Washington state man who recently traveled to China has been diagnosed with the coronavirus, becoming the first confirmed U.S. case of the newly id...
01:44, 2020-01-22

Coronavirus: World Health Organisation on China response The Western Pacific regional director says the country now has “stronger capacity” to deal with infectious outbreaks....
12:48, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus puts 50m people in China under new year lockdown Chinese authorities expand travel restrictions in attempt to stop virus spreadingFollow the latest developmentsMore than 50 million people are spendi...
13:52, 2020-01-25

China coronavirus: The lessons learned from the Sars outbreak Almost two decades after Sars, a new mystery virus puts China back in the global spotlight....
14:28, 2020-01-24

Texas student who traveled to China being tested for possible coronavirus A university student being treated for a respiratory illness in Texas after traveling to Wuhan, China, is being tested for the newly discovered coron...
23:20, 2020-01-23

Nevada health officials are fighting to stop the spread of 'Zombie deer disease.' But you could already be eating infected meat without knowing it, one researcher warns. Shutterstock/Michael Sean O'Leary The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has confirmed cases of chronic wasting disease, also known as "zombi...
18:00, 2019-10-07

China confirms spread of new virus as cases surge An outbreak of a new coronavirus in China has spread to more cities, Chinese authorities said on Monday, as the number of patients tripled and a thir...
08:52, 2020-01-20

China says virus that killed 4 can spread between people. Here's what we know about the outbreak The outbreak could hit the economy, experts warned as they called back to the fallout from the deadly SARS crisis in 2003....
06:40, 2020-01-21

Coronavirus news latest: Foreign Office warns against 'all but essential' travel to Wuhan The UK Foreign Office has warned against "all but essential" travel to the coronavirus-hit region of China....
22:20, 2020-01-22

China scrambles to build 1,000-bed hospital dedicated to coronavirus patients The SARS hospital was built from scratch in 2003 in just six days to treat an outbreak of a similar respiratory virus....
13:56, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus: death toll reaches 41 in China with first cases in Europe Public transport suspended in at least 13 cities in China as death toll rises and France identifies Europe’s first casesWhat we know so farLessons fr...
01:52, 2020-01-25

More U.S. Coronavirus Cases Emerge, as China’s Death Toll Rises The number of dead climbed to at least 80, while in the United States, five cases were confirmed....
08:56, 2020-01-27

Coronavirus Exposes Core Flaws, and Few Strengths, in China’s Governance While China can mobilize a huge national response to the outbreak, its response to the crisis is also a lesson in how the country’s political weak po...
00:20, 2020-01-26

China building second new hospital as coronavirus death toll hits 41 China is being ravaged by the coronavirus forcing the country to build a second new hospital in Wuhan to deal with the outbreak. Construction has beg...
12:32, 2020-01-25

China SARS fighter returns to spotlight in coronavirus battle The public face of China's effort to control a new strain of coronavirus, which has killed 17 and infected nearly 600, is an 83-year-old doctor who b...
12:12, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus death toll has risen to 25, China’s health authority says In Wuhan, the centre of the outbreak, normally bustling streets, shopping malls, restaurants and other public spaces were eerily quiet....
03:24, 2020-01-24

China coronavirus: Fear grips Wuhan as lockdown begins Authorities suspend planes, trains and public transport in Wuhan - a city of 11 million people....
09:48, 2020-01-23

China cancels plans for New Year celebrations as coronavirus spreads Beijing has nixed plans for all large-scale Chinese Lunar New Year festivities as the deadly coronavirus spreads to hundreds and two more cities rest...
16:12, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus: Hong Kong on alert as China lockdown tightens As the number of global cases tops 1,300 with 41 deaths reported, Hong Kong has declared an emergency. China, which has already instigated a lockdown...
15:32, 2020-01-25

China bans wildlife trade nationwide due to coronavirus outbreak China banned wildlife trade nationwide in markets, supermarkets, restaurants, and e-commerce platforms due to the coronavirus outbreak, the country's...
08:08, 2020-01-26

Coronavirus in China: Officials rush to build hospital in six days China is rushing to build a 1,000-bed hospital in just 10 days to treat patients at the epicenter of the new coronavirus, which has killed at least 2...
17:08, 2020-01-24

Australian man tested for coronavirus after returning from China with respiratory illness Queensland health authorities confirm man is in quarantine at home in Brisbane and they are awaiting tests after he presented with flu-like symptomsT...
06:20, 2020-01-21

Global pandemic 'imminent' as China coronavirus spreads across world The coronavirus has led to panic in China as 17 have died and hundreds have been infected – and an expert has warned of an "imminent" global pandemic...
23:36, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus death toll in China hits 56 as more than 2,000 people are infected The death toll from the killer coronavirus has reached 56 while more than 2,000 have been infected....
09:28, 2020-01-26

China coronavirus: Lockdown measures rise across Hubei province There are more than 500 confirmed cases of the deadly virus, which has also spread abroad....
15:52, 2020-01-23

Deadly Coronavirus Outbreak Poses a Test to China's Leadership The new virus has killed at least six and infected nearly 300 people in China, with confirmed cases in the United States, Taiwan, Thailand, Japan and...
02:12, 2020-01-22

China's emergency coronavirus hospital pictured as site goes up in just 10 days Authorities in China are rushing to complete the new hospital in the quarantined city of Wuhan, in Hubei province, where the disease is believed to h...
11:28, 2020-01-27

Texas A&M student tested for possible coronavirus exposure, had traveled to China U.S. health officials are investigating a possible case of the novel coronavirus after a Texas A&M University student contracted a respiratory illnes...
02:12, 2020-01-24

China: Coronavirus fears puts damper on Lunar New Year Many celebrations to mark one of China's most important holidays, and the Year of the Rat, have been called off as the virus death toll mounts. Fear ...
08:52, 2020-01-25

Death toll from coronavirus outbreak in China at 56: state media China has confirmed 1,975 cases of patients infected with the new coronavirus as of Jan. 25, while the death toll from the virus has risen to 56, sta...
02:44, 2020-01-26

China suspends shuttle buses, ferries into Wuhan due to coronavirus China's transport ministry on Thursday suspended all shuttle buses and ferries going to the central city of Wuhan due to a coronavirus outbreak that ...
10:24, 2020-01-23

Russian operators stop selling tours to China over coronavirus Russian tour operators have stopped selling package holidays to China due to the coronavirus outbreak there and are only bringing Russian tourists ho...
12:28, 2020-01-27

Coronavirus: US companies restricting China travel as outbreak spreads General Motors, Ford and Norwegian Cruise Line are among U.S. companies that have placed temporary restriction on travel to or from Wuhan, China wher...
20:20, 2020-01-22

Coronavirus Death Toll Climbs in China, and a Lockdown Widens At least 25 people have died and more than 800 have been sickened by the mysterious illness, health officials said. The travel restrictions imposed o...
03:24, 2020-01-24

China coronavirus: Death toll rises as disease spreads Fifteen more people have died from the virus in China, as the country celebrates Lunar New Year....
11:16, 2020-01-25

Situation in China grave as country scrambles to contain coronavirus: Xi Jinping China’s leader on Saturday called the accelerating spread of a new virus a grave situation, as cities from the outbreak’s epicenter in central China ...
18:52, 2020-01-25

Singapore extends coronavirus screening to all inbound China flights Singapore authorities on Wednesday started screening all passengers arriving on flights from China as the city-state stepped up measures to combat tr...
09:36, 2020-01-22

Royal Caribbean, MSC, others cancel China cruises due to coronavirus outbreak Royal Caribbean says that the cruise line is suspending Monday's Spectrum of the Seas sailing out of China in light of the coronavirus outbreak. ...
21:20, 2020-01-26

‘Too early’ to declare China coronavirus a global health emergency: WHO The World Health Organization says that now is not the time to declare a public health emergency in the case of a coronavirus from China....
20:04, 2020-01-23

China's hypercontagious coronavirus has experts worried it could hurt the economy The outbreak could hit the economy, experts warned as they pointed to the fallout from the deadly SARS crisis in 2003....
15:08, 2020-01-21

China restricting travel for 33 million people over coronavirus outbreak China is increasing its efforts to contain the coronavirus outbreak by implementing travel restrictions on 33 million people....
15:16, 2020-01-24

Saudi energy minister says confident China can contain, eradicate new coronavirus Saudi Arabia’s Energy Minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman Al-Saud said on Monday the kingdom was closely monitoring developments in global oil marke...
01:00, 2020-01-27

‘Take every precaution’: Anxiety grows in China, abroad as coronavirus spreads There are growing concerns about a global outbreak similar to SARS, another coronavirus that spread from China to more than a dozen countries in 2002...
14:08, 2020-01-21

WHO to decide whether China coronavirus is a global health emergency — Here's what that means The last time WHO declared a global health emergency was in 2019 for the Ebola outbreak in eastern Congo....
20:28, 2020-01-21

Xi says China will resolutely curb outbreak of new coronavirus: state media Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Monday the country would curb the spread of an outbreak of pneumonia caused by a new coronavirus, state televisi...
13:56, 2020-01-20

First case of China-linked coronavirus reported in US, federal officials say At least one person in the United States is infected with the mysterious pneumonia-like virus that began in China....
20:32, 2020-01-21

Coronavirus: China extends lockdown as first cases reported in Europe Public transport suspended in at least 13 cities in China as death toll rises and France identifies two casesCoronavirus outbreak latest - live What ...
21:40, 2020-01-24

China’s Coronavirus Outbreak Tests the Communist Party’s Transparency The new virus has killed at least six and infected nearly 300 people in China, with confirmed cases in Taiwan, Thailand, Japan and South Korea. An ex...
15:56, 2020-01-21

Animal trade in spotlight as China seeks source of coronavirus Authorities believe new strain of coronavirus came from a market in Wuhan where wildlife was sold illegallyChina’s coronavirus outbreak: latest devel...
19:40, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus quarantine panic as 'used flu masks sold in China due to shortages' The footage - claimed to be from the closed-off city of Wuhan - shows piles of dirty flu masks in cardboard boxes, as the death toll from the outbrea...
20:16, 2020-01-24

The Test a Deadly Coronavirus Outbreak Poses to China’s Leadership The new virus has killed at least six and infected nearly 300 people in China, with confirmed cases in Taiwan, Thailand, Japan and South Korea. An ex...
19:00, 2020-01-21

Dispute between China and Taiwan thwarts fight against coronavirus, official says Taiwan’s access to World Health Organization information about the coronavirus is being delayed amid political disputes with the Chinese communist go...
20:20, 2020-01-24

Scientists race to develop vaccine to deadly China coronavirus Scientists are racing to come up with a vaccine for a deadly new coronavirus that has killed at least 41 in China and sickened more than 1,000. The p...
16:48, 2020-01-25

Starbucks closes stores in China as coronavirus outbreak spreads Starbucks has closed all stores in China’s Hubei Province amid the outbreak of deadly coronavirus in the capital of Wuhan, which has killed 41 ...
16:48, 2020-01-25

Coronavirus Live Updates: China Bans Travel From More Cities The travel restrictions imposed on Wuhan were extended to at least four more cities. At least 17 people have died and more than 570 have been sickene...
14:04, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus: China to bar 11m residents from leaving city at centre of outbreak Government unveils new countermeasures as country prepares for lunar new year as death toll doubles to 17Have you encountered any precautionary measu...
22:36, 2020-01-22

Coronavirus outbreak prompts lockdown of 11 million people in China The new virus that popped up in Wuhan, China, weeks ago has since spread to over 500 people, claimed over a dozen lives, and is now even confirmed to...
19:28, 2020-01-23

These are the names to watch as China coronavirus takes down travel stocks China's coronavirus outbreak weighs on travel stocks as world health experts prepare to determine if the pneumonia-like disease constitutes a global ...
13:24, 2020-01-22

‘Too early’ to declare China coronavirus a public health emergency: WHO The World Health Organization says that now is not the time to declare a public health emergency in the case of a coronavirus from China....
19:36, 2020-01-23

China suspends wildlife animal trade over coronavirus outbreak China banned wildlife trade nationwide starting Sunday due to the deadly coronavirus sweeping across the country, officials said. No wildlife can be ...
23:48, 2020-01-26

WHO officials try to contain China coronavirus — as well as public fears — as outbreak spreads The WHO is reconvening Thursday to decide whether the virus should be classified as a global health emergency after coming to a split vote....
04:04, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus: US says 'do not travel' to Wuhan, China, as second American case is confirmed The State Department issued a special warning for Wuhan, China, the source of the coronavirus outbreak. Meanwhile, a second case has been confirmed. ...
19:28, 2020-01-24

China's Hainan province confirms its first fatality from coronavirus: state tv China's Hainan province confirmed on Monday that an 80-year-old woman has died after being infected with the coronavirus, marking the province's firs...
07:16, 2020-01-27

Coronavirus ‘medic’ claims China is lying as ‘100,000 people are infected’ The sobbing woman – believed to work at the quarantined Wuhan hospital in China – says she has seen Coronavirus victims dying in front of her eyes...
15:52, 2020-01-25

China stocks sink as coronavirus outbreak spooks investors The Chinese stock market sank to a record low this week as the deadly coronavirus outbreak panicked investors. The Shanghai Composite Index closed do...
17:52, 2020-01-24

Japan confirms coronavirus case in man who recently returned from China The man developed a cough while still in China, and later tested positive for the virus while hospitalized in Japan....
16:52, 2020-01-16

Coronavirus: China reports 17 new cases of Sars-like mystery virus Three of the new cases are severe, with experts worried about the disease’s spread ahead of lunar new yearChina reported 17 new cases of the mysterio...
06:24, 2020-01-19

China coronavirus cases rise to 634 as Singapore confirms first infection The total number of coronavirus cases in China rose to 634 and a new case was reported in Singapore, Reuters reported on Thursday, citing China state...
15:24, 2020-01-23

China confirms 291 cases of new coronavirus as of January 20: state media China confirmed 291 cases of patients infected with the new coronavirus as of Jan. 20, state media reported Tuesday....
10:16, 2020-01-21

Coronavirus Live Updates: China Suspends Travel From More Cities The travel restrictions imposed on Wuhan were extended to at least four more cities. At least 17 people have died and more than 600 have been sickene...
18:00, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus in China: Officials rush to build hospital in 10 days China is rushing to build a 1,000-bed hospital in just 10 days to treat patients at the epicenter of the new coronavirus, which has killed at least 2...
14:04, 2020-01-24

First case of new China coronavirus confirmed in Japan: health ministry The man had been to the Chinese city of Wuhan, where there has been an outbreak of pneumonia believed to be caused by the new coronavirus strain, it ...
02:04, 2020-01-16

Coronavirus medic claims China is lying as ‘100,000 people are infected’ The sobbing woman – believed to work at the quarantined Wuhan hospital in China – says she has seen Coronavirus victims dying in front of her eyes...
16:16, 2020-01-25

Fears of China’s Coronavirus Prompt Australia to Screen Flights A new coronavirus has killed four and infected around 220 people in China, with confirmed cases in Thailand, Japan and South Korea. A top Chinese exp...
10:24, 2020-01-21

China's death toll from coronavirus rises to 80: government statement China's death toll from the coronavirus discovered at the end of last year has risen to 80 and the total number of confirmed cases has risen to 2,744...
02:36, 2020-01-27

China virus death toll mounts to 25, infections spread A new coronavirus has killed 25 people in China and infected more than 800, the government said on Friday, as the World Health Organization declared ...
02:44, 2020-01-24

WHO commends China measures in Wuhan to limit virus spread The World Health Organisation (WHO) director-general said on Wednesday that measures being taken in the Chinese city of Wuhan to close down transport...
22:52, 2020-01-22

Sen. Ben Sasse warns of cyber war with China GOP Sen. Ben Sasse warned of a doomsday scenario in which China wipes out US satellites to cripple the military’s GPS and communications system...
23:28, 2019-09-15

Coronavirus outbreak: China shuts down part of Great Wall, travel On the eve of the Lunar New Year, Chinese authorities are clamping down on travel and have shut down normally bustling tourist sites — including the ...
15:36, 2020-01-24

China restricts travel in 2 more cities near epicenter of coronavirus outbreak: reports The Chinese government decided to restrict travel in two cities near Wuhan, China, where the deadly coronavirus was first reported, by suspending pub...
12:36, 2020-01-23

China coronavirus: Number of cases jumps as virus spreads to new cities More than 100 cases of the respiratory illness are confirmed in Wuhan, Beijing and Shenzhen....
09:08, 2020-01-20

CDC to distribute faster coronavirus test, screen China travelers at airports Coronavirus has arrived in the United States. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention plans to screen all travelers arriving from China and di...
16:44, 2020-01-22

Coronavirus latest: Authorities test 31 people across the UK as China confirms 1,372 cases Authorities have tested 31 people for coronavirus across the UK, though all there results have come back negative....
17:04, 2020-01-25

Public transportation suspended in China city to combat coronavirus outbreak China's National Health Commission said Thursday there were 571 cases of the new coronavirus as of midnight local time on January 22....
02:20, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus: US says 'do not travel' to Wuhan, China; flight attendants urge airlines to do more Although the country as a whole maintains its Level 2 advisory (exercise increased caution), the State Department issued a special warning for Wuhan....
16:20, 2020-01-24

China says confirms total of 1,372 cases from coronavirus outbreak: state media China says it has a total of 1,372 cases of the coronavirus nationally with 41 people having died, as of 6 p.m. local time (1000 GMT) on Saturday, ac...
17:52, 2020-01-25

China stocks plunge after authorities lock down Wuhan to contain the deadly coronavirus Reuters/Jason Lee The Shanghai Composite Index and the Hang Seng plummeted on Thursday. Traders sell on virus outbreak fears before markets close for...
13:36, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus vaccine in 'early stages' as focus turns to China's transparency Officials with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) are working on a vaccine to combat the deadly Chinese coronavirus that’s sickened more than 40...
17:20, 2020-01-22

Coronavirus: death toll rises to 25 in China, with 830 infected – live news Possible cases being tested in Scotland and Belfast; World Health Organisation committee says ‘too early’ to declare emergencyFive people tested in S...
02:12, 2020-01-24

China: coronavirus cases surge, fuelling fears of major outbreak Authorities on alert ahead of lunar new year holiday as 139 new cases of strain detectedA mysterious Sars-like virus has spread around China – includ...
10:36, 2020-01-20

China confirms 440 people have now contracted coronavirus as death toll rises to nine China has confirmed 440 people have now contracted a mysterious Sars-like virus that has killed nine people....
08:00, 2020-01-22

China's coronavirus outbreak kills 1st person outside 'epicenter' province, officials say China’s deadly coronavirus has claimed its first life outside the city of Wuhan, the epicenter where the infectious disease began, officials confirme...
02:32, 2020-01-24

China's coronavirus more contagious than SARS but less severe, says ex-FDA chief Scott Gottlieb "We probably will have some isolated outbreaks, but that doesn't mean it will translate to an epidemic," said Scott Gottlieb....
15:48, 2020-01-24

Oil prices, stock markets tumble as coronavirus cases spike in China Stock markets and the price of oil tumbled Monday after China announced sharp increases in the number of people infected with a potentially deadly vi...
14:08, 2020-01-27

China urges residents to avoid public gatherings as coronavirus deaths hit 17 Chinese health authorities urged people in the city of Wuhan to avoid crowds and public gatherings, after warning that a new viral illness that has i...
16:16, 2020-01-22

China, Australia hit with face mask shortage amid coronavirus outbreak Major cities in China and Australia were hit with serious shortages of face masks Friday as the number of people infected by the deadly coronavirus s...
19:44, 2020-01-24

China puts Wuhan on lockdown as thousand try to flee coronavirus epidemic Wuhan, the city at the heart of the coronavirus epidemic, has been put on lockdown as thousands have been filmed being blocked from leaving as they t...
04:28, 2020-01-23

China's biggest box office weekend scrapped amid coronavirus crisis Cancellations mean lucrative films including The Rescue and Detective Chinatown 3 also cannot be seen in UK and USCoronavirus latest news - liveChina...
17:44, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus: China bars 11m residents from leaving city at centre of outbreak Government unveils new countermeasures as country prepares for lunar new year and death toll doubles to 17Have you encountered any precautionary meas...
05:16, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus: panic and anger in Wuhan as China orders city into lockdown Supermarket shelves are empty and face masks have sold out as residents of city at the centre of the deadly virus hoard supplies and retreat insideA ...
07:12, 2020-01-23

WHO postpones decision on declaring China coronavirus a global health emergency The WHO convened an emergency meeting to determine whether the deadly coronavirus that emerged in China is a global health emergency....
21:12, 2020-01-22

Coronavirus Live Updates: China Extends Holiday to Discourage Travel The virus has since spread around the world. But of the nearly 3,000 people who have so far contracted it, the vast majority live in China....
07:00, 2020-01-27

UK coronavirus scare as fourteen people tested for deadly China virus More than a dozen people in the UK have now been tested for the coronavirus after an outbreak of the deadly disease in China....
10:08, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus Live Updates: Fears Grow That Epidemic Is Bigger Than China Says More than 570 people have been infected with a mysterious new virus, but the number may be much higher. State media is downplaying the crisis even as...
08:08, 2020-01-23

China halts travel from Wuhan amid outbreak of deadly coronavirus Chinese officials have stopped travel out Wuhan as deaths surge from the outbreak of a mystery virus, according to a report. Outbound flights and tra...
21:08, 2020-01-22

Death toll from coronavirus outbreak in China's Wuhan rises to six: state TV The death toll from the new coronavirus outbreak has risen to six in China's central city of Wuhan as of Jan. 20, the city's mayor told state televis...
11:16, 2020-01-21

SARS-like coronavirus spreads from China to Japan as epidemic fears grow A SARS-like virus has spread from China to Japan sparking fears the mysterious contagion could become an epidemic and infect more people worldwide...
08:56, 2020-01-16

Coronavirus: China to halt all transport out of Wuhan as death toll reaches 17 Government unveils new countermeasures as country prepares for lunar new yearHave you encountered any precautionary measures?WHO steps back from decl...
22:00, 2020-01-22

Coronavirus panic in China as parents 'abandon sick children' at airport The young brother and sister were reportedly stopped from boarding the flight at Nanjing Lukou International Airport in eastern Jiangsu province beca...
18:16, 2020-01-24

First case of Wuhan coronavirus confirmed in US after traveller from China diagnosed in Seattle The first case of coronavirus has been confirmed in the US after a traveller from China was diagnosed in Seattle....
20:08, 2020-01-21

Thailand Confirms Traveler from China Hospitalized With New Form of Coronavirus, According to U.N. Officials (BANGKOK) — A Chinese visitor to Thailand has been confirmed to be infected with a new strain of coronavirus that has been linked to a pneumoni...
17:52, 2020-01-13

State Department updates travel advisory to China, citing coronavirus The State Department on Thursday advised people planning to visit China to exercise increased caution due to a pneumonia outbreak caused by the coron...
18:16, 2020-01-23

What’s Canada’s risk level for an outbreak of China’s coronavirus? Experts say it’s unclear The lack of direct flights from Wuhan to Canada, as well as the viruses' long incubation period, makes it hard for experts to assess Canada's current...
01:56, 2020-01-23

The coronavirus has reached Los Angeles, where the fourth person diagnosed in the US just arrived from China Getty Images The fourth person in the US to be diagnosed with coronavirus is in Los Angeles, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health annou...
21:40, 2020-01-26

Coronavirus: death toll rises to 26 in China, with 830 infected – live news Possible cases being tested in Scotland and Belfast; World Health Organisation committee says ‘too early’ to declare emergencyFive people tested in S...
05:52, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus: US says 'do not travel' to Wuhan, China, as airlines issue waivers, add safeguards The State Department issued a special warning for Wuhan, China, the source of the coronavirus outbreak. Meanwhile, a second case has been confirmed. ...
22:44, 2020-01-24

China imposes temporary ban on wildlife trade amid coronavirus outbreak One of the first measures taken by Wuhan authorities was to close the Huanan Seafood Wholesale Market, where 41 of the first cases originated....
02:32, 2020-01-27

China coronavirus: 14 test negative in UK as military doctors sent to Wuhan – as it happened UK emergency committee discuss outbreak as more than 33 million people affected by lockdown measures in ChinaUK universities issue quarantine warning...
20:08, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus death toll rises to 80 in China as U.S. prepares to evacuate citizens China’s health minister said the country was entering a “crucial stage” as “it seems like the ability of the virus to spread is getting stronger.”...
03:12, 2020-01-27

China coronavirus panic spreads as 552 cases confirmed of deadly disease EXCLUSIVE: Daily Star Online can exclusively reveal 552 cases of deadly coronavirus have been confirmed in China across 22 different Chinese province...
20:40, 2020-01-22

Coronavirus death toll rises to 56 in China as U.S. prepares to evacuate citizens China’s health minister said the country was entering a “crucial stage” as “it seems like the ability of the virus to spread is getting stronger.”...
13:48, 2020-01-26

Coronavirus outbreak prompts China to restrict travel in additional cities The Chinese government decided to restrict travel in two cities near Wuhan, China, where the deadly coronavirus was first reported, by suspending pub...
16:12, 2020-01-23

China puts Wuhan on lockdown as thousands try to flee coronavirus epidemic Wuhan, the city at the heart of the coronavirus epidemic, has been put on lockdown as thousands have been filmed being blocked from leaving as they t...
11:12, 2020-01-23

China extends Lunar New Year to contain coronavirus as death toll rises to 81 China on Monday expanded sweeping efforts to contain a viral disease by extending the Lunar New Year holiday to keep the public at home and avoid spr...
12:08, 2020-01-27

China building 1,000-bed hospital in 6 DAYS in huge bid to stop Coronavirus outbreak Dozens of diggers have been scrambled to a building site in virus ravaged Wuhan to construct the giant hospital as the death toll rises...
12:16, 2020-01-24

China's Hubei province reports 13 new coronavirus deaths: state media China's central Hubei province, at the center of the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak, reported 13 new deaths caused by the new virus on Jan. 25, state med...
02:44, 2020-01-26

World Health Organization to hold emergency meeting on China coronavirus The WHO will meet to decide whether an outbreak of coronavirus in China constitutes an international public health emergency....
20:44, 2020-01-20

United CEO Oscar Munoz on fourth-quarter earnings, the coronavirus in China and more United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz joins CNBC's Phil LeBeau to speak about fourth-quarter earnings, the coronavirus outbreak in China and Boeing's 737 M...
15:20, 2020-01-22

Coronavirus closes all 70,000 of China's cinemas ahead of busy New Year period China is home to more movie theatres than anywhere else in the world, but they're all closing down to avoid the deadly coronavirus spreading among au...
13:24, 2020-01-24

Low risk for Albertans to catch coronavirus from China, provincial health officials say The United States confirmed its first case of the virus in Washington State on Tuesday, but Dr. Deena Hinshaw said the risk to Albertans is very low....
00:36, 2020-01-22

BREAKING China building second new hospital as coronavirus death toll hits 41 China is being ravaged by the coronavirus forcing the country to build a second new hospital in Wuhan to deal with the outbreak. Construction has beg...
11:32, 2020-01-25

Flights to Moscow from China's Wuhan suspended over coronavirus fears: Ifax Flights to Moscow from the Chinese city of Wuhan have been suspended over fears about the spread of a previously unknown coronavirus strain, Interfax...
10:28, 2020-01-24

Japan tells citizens not to take any trips to China's Hubei province due to coronavirus Japan on Friday raised its infectious disease advisory level for China's Hubei province to 3, telling its citizens not to take any trips there due to...
10:28, 2020-01-24

Biotech firm Moderna is working on a vaccine for China's deadly coronavirus Moderna on Tuesday said it is working with U.S. government health agencies to develop a vaccine for the current strain of coronavirus that has killed...
12:40, 2020-01-22

China Puts 13 Cities on Lockdown as Coronavirus Death Toll Climbs China broadened its lockdown to include at least 13 cities Friday as it strives to contain a deadly virus outbreak the World Health Organization has ...
01:44, 2020-01-25

Health officials confirm first U.S. case of China coronavirus, expand screening A U.S. resident who recently traveled to China has been diagnosed with the newly identified coronavirus that has sickened more than 300 people and ki...
23:04, 2020-01-21

Pope Francis hails China over coronavirus and 'prays for the sick and dying' Pontiff says Lord will welcome the dead into his peace with 2,000 people in China infected and 56 killed by the disease...
13:44, 2020-01-26

American gets life sentence for smuggling opioids from China and using ‘dark web’ to spread them across US A jury in federal court reached a guilty verdict on several felony charges against a man in Utah accused of running and maintaining a pill-pressing o...
19:16, 2019-08-31

Stocks rally as traders shrug off the spread of a deadly virus from China to the US Brendan McDermid/Reuters Stocks rallied on Wednesday as investors shrugged off the spread of the deadly coronavirus from China. The first confirmed U...
12:40, 2020-01-22

China coronavirus: 14 test negative in UK as military doctors sent to Wuhan – live news UK emergency committee to discuss outbreak as more than 33 million people affected by lockdown measures in ChinaUK universities issue quarantine warn...
18:56, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus Live Updates: China’s Travel Limits Now Cover 35 Million People Shanghai Disneyland and other tourist sites across the country shut down, at an unknown cost to the economy, as the authorities tried to contain the ...
12:24, 2020-01-24

Is it safe to travel to China? Latest Foreign Office advice during the coronavirus outbreak Travelling to China, or to a country in Asia? Find out what experts are advising travellers...
15:00, 2020-01-22

China says 26 people have died from the coronavirus as South Korea, Japan confirm second cases The World Health Organization (WHO) on Thursday said at a press conference the outbreak did not yet constitute a global public health emergency....
10:36, 2020-01-24

China’s Communist Party Scrambles to Confront Coronavirus Outbreak, a Test of Its Transparency The new virus has killed at least six and infected nearly 300 people in China, with confirmed cases in Taiwan, Thailand, Japan and South Korea. An ex...
18:16, 2020-01-21

China's national health commission to hold briefing on coronavirus Wednesday: notice China's national health commission will hold a briefing on the coronavirus outbreak at 10 a.m. local time Wednesday, according to a notice issued by ...
10:16, 2020-01-21

China says 25 people have died from the coronavirus as South Korea, Japan confirm second cases The World Health Organization (WHO) on Thursday said at a press conference the outbreak did not yet constitute a global public health emergency....
06:20, 2020-01-24

Great Wall of China shut over coronavirus as disease wreaks havoc on tourism The Coronavirus has killed 26 people and has infected more than 800. Earlier today Disneyland in Shanghai was closed over the disease and it has sinc...
12:16, 2020-01-24

Infected people seen dead in streets' of quarantined China Coronavirus city Wuhan EXCLUSIVE: Disturbing images on Instagram from inside Wuhan show residents dropping to the floor following a lockdown of the city by Chinese authorit...
05:16, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus: 'Infected lie dead in streets' in quarantined China city dubbed 'zombieland' EXCLUSIVE: Disturbing images on Instagram from inside Wuhan show residents dropping to the floor following a lockdown of the city by Chinese authorit...
04:20, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus Live Updates: China’s Travel Limits Cover 35 Million People Shanghai Disneyland shut down, and the youngest victim so far was identified as a 36-year-old man....
17:32, 2020-01-24

China’s coronavirus death toll rises to 9 with 440 confirmed cases: health officials Another 2,197 cases of close contact with patients had been confirmed and there was evidence of "respiratory transmission" of the virus, National Hea...
04:32, 2020-01-22

Travel veteran Simon Calder says journeys to China still safe despite coronavirus outbreak "The best precaution for anybody travelling to China, to anywhere in Asia, indeed anywhere in the world, is to practice good travel hygiene, and that...
23:32, 2020-01-24

Doctor at hospital in China's Hubei province dies from coronavirus: state media A doctor at a hospital in China's Hubei province, the center of the coronavirus outbreak, has died from the virus, China Global Television Network re...
03:44, 2020-01-25

China urges residents to avoid public gatherings as coronavirus cases spike Chinese health authorities urged people in the city of Wuhan to avoid crowds and public gatherings, after warning that a new viral illness that has i...
12:48, 2020-01-22

China coronavirus: 136 new cases confirmed over weekend as virus spreads and third person dies The number of people infected with a deadly Chinese virus has spiked with more than 200 cases confirmed and a third person confirmed to have died....
09:00, 2020-01-20

China’s response to the coronavirus shows what it learned from the Sars cover-up | Thomas Abraham Beijing is determined to crush this disease as firmly as it crushes dissent. But there is no guarantee a lockdown will workA new disease arrives in a...
16:56, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus outbreak prompts China to restrict travel in additional cities: reports The Chinese government decided to restrict travel in two cities near Wuhan, China, where the deadly coronavirus was first reported, by suspending pub...
15:00, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus outbreak: Video shows dead bodies in halls of China hospital Disturbing new video shows dead bodies piling up in the hallways of a hospital in China, as the coronavirus outbreak continues to spiral out of contr...
17:08, 2020-01-24

Sydney schools ask students returning from China to stay away amid coronavirus fears Several private schools are demanding medical certificates for children who have been to coronavirus-affected areas of ChinaSeveral Sydney private sc...
07:08, 2020-01-27

China coronavirus caused by snakes claim scientists as deadly disease spreads The Chinese city of Wuhan where the first cases of the disease were reported has been placed on lockdown to try and contain the virus, as cases have ...
10:04, 2020-01-23

Guards in Coronavirus-hit town filmed blocking entrance to train station in China Wuhan, the centre of the new coronavirus outbreak, has been placed on lockdown after it was discovered that the killer new strain can be spread betwe...
11:12, 2020-01-23

China coronavirus: six tested in UK as first death confirmed outside Hubei province - live news Patient in Hebei has died; possible cases in Scotland and Belfast come as World Health Organisation committee says ‘too early’ to declare emergencyFi...
20:12, 2020-01-23

US issues heightened travel warning for China amid deadly coronavirus outbreak Officials encouraged travelers to the center of the outbreak in Wuhan to avoid contact with sick people and to reconsider visiting animal markets, wh...
20:12, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus Live Updates: China Bans Travel From 3 Cities as Outbreak Grows At least 17 people have died and more than 570 have been sickened by a mysterious illness. Many residents are worried by the official response....
11:52, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus Live Updates: As Outbreak Grows, China Bans Travel From 3 Cities At least 17 people have died and more than 570 have been sickened by a mysterious illness. Many residents are worried by the official response....
12:40, 2020-01-23

Business leaders in Davos privately express concerns about China's coronavirus outbreak U.S. and global business leaders in Davos are privately expressing concerns about the coronavirus from China....
18:08, 2020-01-22

BREAKING SARS-like coronavirus spreads from China to Japan as epidemic fears grow A SARS-like virus has spread from China to Japan sparking fears the mysterious contagion could become an epidemic and infect more people worldwide...
02:28, 2020-01-16

China coronavirus: WHO to hold special meeting in Beijing as death toll jumps Officials have postponed the end of the lunar new year holidays as spread of virus continues and lockdowns expandChinese premier Li Keqiang visits Wu...
07:24, 2020-01-27

Passengers from China's Wuhan arriving in Rome checked for coronavirus: airport spokesman Passengers on a China Southern Airlines flight from the Chinese city of Wuhan arriving at Rome's Fiumicino airport early on Thursday were checked for...
09:28, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus: Australia considers evacuating citizens caught in China amid lockdown Chief medical officer says Australia is ‘incredibly well prepared to isolate and deal with’ any more casesAustralia’s chief medical officer has warne...
15:24, 2020-01-26

Coronavirus Live Updates: More U.S. Cases Emerge, as China’s Death Toll Rises The number of dead climbed to at least 80, while in the United States, five cases were confirmed....
01:12, 2020-01-27

China coronavirus: 136 new cases confirmed in Wuhan as virus spreads and third person dies The number of people infected with a deadly Chinese virus has spiked with more than 200 cases confirmed and a third person confirmed to have died....
10:04, 2020-01-20

UN health emergency committee to re-convene on global threat posed by China coronavirus Experts convened in Geneva by the World Health Organization (WHO) will meet again on Thursday to determine whether novel coronavirus is a Public Heal...
04:00, 2020-01-23

China's Huanggang suspends public transport, closes indoor venues over coronavirus China's Huanggang city is suspending its public bus and railway system from the end of Thursday due to the coronavirus outbreak, the city's public te...
11:20, 2020-01-23

Huawei: China warns of investment blow to UK over 5G ban A top Chinese diplomat tells the BBC there could be "substantial" repercussions if the UK bars Huawei....
18:08, 2019-05-23

U.S. warns citizens in China about pneumonia outbreak The U.S. State Department warned Americans in China about an outbreak of pneumonia in the central city of Wuhan believed to be caused by a new strain...
16:28, 2020-01-15

China warns US against Asia missile deployment Beijing "will be forced to take countermeasures," if the US deploys intermediate-range missiles in the region. A senior official also called on neigh...
12:04, 2019-08-06

U.S. warns citizens in China against pneumonia outbreak The U.S. State Department warned Americans in China about an outbreak of pneumonia in the central city of Wuhan believed to be caused by a new strain...
08:52, 2020-01-15

Wuhan lockdown: China takes extreme measures to stop virus spread China has locked down a city of 11 million ahead of a major public holiday as fears of a coronavirus epidemic grow. Residents are concerned about foo...
13:56, 2020-01-23

China's Wuhan shuts down transport as global alarm mounts over virus spread Deaths from China's new flu-like virus rose to 17 on Wednesday, with more than 540 cases confirmed, leading the city at the center of the outbreak to...
21:36, 2020-01-22

Coronavirus Live Updates: China Expands Travel Limits to Include 35 Million People As a mysterious new virus sickens more than 800 people in China, the authorities are scrambling to contain its spread by restricting travel in 13 cit...
11:36, 2020-01-24

CDC issues level 3 health warning for coronavirus, advises against nonessential travel to Wuhan, China The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday escalated its health warning to a level 3 as the coronavirus continues to spread, recommen...
18:28, 2020-01-23