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China sees 2,641 new coronavirus cases, 143 deaths, as it struggles to slow spread

More than 2,600 new cases were confirmed from a coronavirus outbreak in mainland China, health officials said on Saturday, a day after people returni...

China sees 2,641 new coronavirus cases, 143 deaths, as it struggles to slow spread

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China's coronavirus cases, deaths rise as it struggles to slow spread More than 2,600 new cases were confirmed from a coronavirus outbreak in mainland China, health officials said on Saturday, a day after people returni...
10:24, 2020-02-15

China sees 242 coronavirus deaths, nearly 15,000 new cases in one day Nearly 15,000 cases of the deadly coronavirus were reported in one Chinese province on Thursday — a jump officials in the country said was linked to ...
07:24, 2020-02-13

Deadliest day of coronavirus outbreak in China so far as epicentre sees sharp rise in deaths and cases The Chinese province at the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak has reported a record rise in deaths as well as a huge increase in the number of ca...
06:12, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus: Italy reports first deaths, South Korea sees cases double An elderly man from Padua and a woman from Lombardy have died from coronavirus. Officials in northern Italy have ordered schools, public buildings, a...
12:24, 2020-02-22

Americans to fly home from coronavirus-hit cruise; China says new cases slow U.S. officials in hazmat suits boarded a cruise liner on Sunday to fly home Americans quarantined for two weeks off Japan, while China said measures ...
17:24, 2020-02-16

Coronavirus cases slow in China for second day but it's way too early to celebrate, top WHO official says WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said the slowing rate of new cases is "good news" but cautioned the public not to read too much into ...
18:32, 2020-02-07

China coronavirus deaths slow, cruise ship disembarks in Cambodia The daily death toll in the Chinese province at the center of the coronavirus outbreak halved on Friday, officials said, while passengers on a cruise...
03:48, 2020-02-14

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

China sees fall in coronavirus deaths but WHO urges caution China reported on Tuesday its fewest new coronavirus infections since January and its lowest daily death toll for a week, but the World Health Organi...
16:24, 2020-02-18

China reports big rise in coronavirus deaths, WHO sees no 'tip of iceberg' The Chinese province at the center of the coronavirus outbreak reported a record rise in deaths and thousands more infections using a broader definit...
22:12, 2020-02-13

China sees record increase in daily coronavirus deaths; at least 908 dead in all China's National Health Commission (NHC) reported 97 new deaths on Sunday in mainland China as a result of the coronavirus outbreak, the largest deat...
03:28, 2020-02-10

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

Coronavirus: 242 deaths and nearly 15,000 cases reported in one day in China Nearly 15,000 cases of the deadly coronavirus were reported in one Chinese province on Thursday — a jump officials in the country said was linked to ...
06:24, 2020-02-13

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

China sees 15K new coronavirus cases, change in counting procedure: report The number of new coronavirus cases in China surged Thursday after 14,840 people were diagnosed with the disease that has already claimed 1,300 lives...
12:36, 2020-02-13

China's Hubei province sees surge in coronavirus deaths on switch to new methodology The death toll in China's Hubei province from a coronavirus outbreak leapt by a record 242 on Thursday to 1,310, with a sharp rise in confirmed cases...
04:12, 2020-02-13

China sees fall in coronavirus deaths, WHO urges caution, Apple and markets take hit China reported its fewest new coronavirus infections since January on Tuesday and its lowest daily death toll for a week, but the World Health Organi...
00:24, 2020-02-19

China sees fall in coronavirus deaths, WHO urges caution, Apple takes hit China reported its fewest new coronavirus infections since January on Tuesday and its lowest daily death toll for a week, but the World Health Organi...
19:24, 2020-02-18

China reports 5,090 new coronavirus cases in mainland, 121 new deaths China on Friday reported another 5,090 new coronavirus cases and 121 new deaths had been confirmed on the mainland....
05:36, 2020-02-14

China reports 648 new cases of coronavirus on February 22, 97 more deaths Mainland China had 648 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infections on Saturday, the National Health Commission said on Sunday, up from 397 the prev...
04:12, 2020-02-23

China confirms 15,152 new coronavirus cases, 254 additional deaths Earlier, Hubei province said it is starting to include "clinically diagnosed" cases in its figures and that 13,332 of the new cases fall under that c...
15:24, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus deaths in China grow to 722, more than 34,500 cases reported China increased its death toll from the coronavirus Friday to 722, adding that news cases jumped to 31,774, according to reports....
03:56, 2020-02-08

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...
04:44, 2020-01-20

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

Coronavirus live updates: China confirms 121 more deaths, 5,090 new cases The United States does "not have high confidence in the information coming out of China" regarding the count of coronavirus cases, a senior administr...
05:00, 2020-02-14

More China coronavirus cases, deaths; U.S. urges citizens off ship More than 2,600 new cases of a coronavirus have been confirmed in China with deaths up by 143, health officials said on Saturday, as the United State...
11:48, 2020-02-15

Coronavirus deaths, cases leap in China; markets shiver The Chinese province at the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak reported a record rise in deaths and thousands more cases on Thursday under a new d...
13:00, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus: China death rate appears to slow as 39 new cases found on cruise ship – latest news New figures report 97 deaths up to midnight on Tuesday, as WHO chief warns threat is greater than terrorism. Follow all the developments hereCruise s...
13:12, 2020-02-12

Coronavirus death toll rises to 908 in China, Japan cruise ship sees 66 new cases China's health ministry said another 3,062 cases had been reported over the previous 24 hours, raising the Chinese mainland's total to 40,171. The ri...
12:24, 2020-02-10

New coronavirus cases fall in China, but WHO concerned by global spread China reported a sharp fall in new deaths and cases of the coronavirus on Saturday, but world health officials warned it was too early to make predic...
22:00, 2020-02-22

Coronavirus live updates: China reports 105 additional deaths, 2,048 new cases The country's overall total is now 70,548 confirmed cases, and 1,770 deaths, according to China's National Health Commission....
02:48, 2020-02-17

Coronavirus deaths, cases leap in China suggesting much bigger crisis The Chinese province at the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak reported a record rise in deaths and thousands more cases on Thursday under a new d...
09:00, 2020-02-13

China's Hubei province reports nearly 15,000 new coronavirus cases and 242 additional deaths in 1 day Tyrone Siu/Reuters China's Hubei province reported 14,840 new coronavirus cases and 242 deaths on Thursday morning local time. The new numbers are th...
02:00, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus live updates: China confirms 15,152 new cases, 254 additional deaths Earlier, Hubei province said it is starting to include "clinically diagnosed" cases in its figures and that 13,332 of the new cases fall under that c...
09:48, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus live updates: White House sees little impact on economy, WHO says new cases in China are slowing As of Friday, more than 31,000 cases of coronavirus have been reported, resulting in at least 636 deaths....
16:52, 2020-02-07

New coronavirus cases fall in China but fears grow over global spread China reported a sharp fall in new deaths and cases of the coronavirus on Saturday but world health officials warned it was too early to make predict...
15:00, 2020-02-22

China reports fall in new coronavirus cases but concerns grow over spread elsewhere China reported a sharp decrease in the number of new deaths and new cases of the coronavirus on Saturday, while its central bank predicted a limited ...
10:48, 2020-02-22

China coronavirus 'spread through eyes' warns infected medic as deaths reach 26 Chinese authorities are building a 1,000-bed hospital in just six days in Wuhan to try and bring the outbreak under control as the city remains on to...
15:04, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus live updates: China death rate appears to slow as 39 new cases found on cruise ship – latest news New figures report 95 deaths up to midnight on Tuesday, a drop of 22% on the previous day, as WHO chief warns threat is greater than terrorism. Follo...
02:12, 2020-02-12

Coronavirus live updates: China's Hubei province reports 116 more deaths and 4,823 new cases The United States does "not have high confidence in the information coming out of China" regarding the count of coronavirus cases, a senior administr...
03:24, 2020-02-14

Coronavirus live updates: China reports 109 more deaths as total cases cross 76,000 As of the end of Friday, the new coronavirus has infected another 397 people with China's total confirmed cases at 76,288, the commission said....
05:12, 2020-02-22

Coronavirus live updates: China's Hubei reports 14,840 new cases, 242 additional deaths Wuhan is the Chinese city at the epicenter of the outbreak and the capital of Hubei province....
02:12, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus: China purges regional leaders hours after spike in deaths and new cases Political fallout from outbreak continues, with three more leaders sacked, as change in criteria leads to surge of casesCoronavirus latest updates Th...
14:00, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus live updates: China reports 97 additional deaths, total cases top 44,000 China's National Health Commission said there were 2,015 confirmed new cases on the mainland and 97 additional deaths....
03:36, 2020-02-12

China records drop in new coronavirus cases; two deaths reported from quarantined ship China reported a dramatic drop in new coronavirus infections on Thursday although scientists warned the flu-like pathogen may spread even more easily...
09:48, 2020-02-20

Coronavirus live updates: China's Hubei province reports 630 new cases, 96 additional deaths As of Feb. 22, the total number of confirmed cases in China's Hubei province to 64,084, and the death toll to 2,346....
01:48, 2020-02-23

Coronavirus live updates: China's Hubei province confirms additional 56 deaths and 2,103 cases The majority of cases have been located in Wuhan, China — the capital city of Hubei province and the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak....
00:48, 2020-02-03

Coronavirus deaths and fresh cases leap in China as countries struggle to evacuate citizens WHO prepares to meet on Thursday to decide whether to declare outbreak a global emergencyCoronavirus outbreak – live updatesChina reported its bigges...
09:32, 2020-01-30

Coronavirus live updates: Russia closes China border as outbreak tops 7,900 cases with 170 deaths The total number of cases of the coronavirus reached more than 7,900 worldwide with 170 deaths in China as of Thursday morning....
14:28, 2020-01-30

Coronavirus live updates: China reports 118 more deaths, South Korea cases spike to cross 150 China's National Health Commission said altogether, there were a total of 75,465 confirmed cases reported and 2,236 deaths....
05:00, 2020-02-21

Coronavirus live updates: China more isolated as airlines cancel flights, Hubei confirms 2,447 new cases, 69 deaths As of Thursday, more than 28,000 cases of coronavirus have been reported, resulting in at least 565 deaths....
00:08, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus spread may 'dramatically slow' disease expert hopes as China death toll hits 900 A disease expert hopes there may soon be"dramatic reductions" in the spread of the coronavirus later this month, as China's death toll topped 900....
07:48, 2020-02-10

Coronavirus cases in UK double after country sees 4 more cases The United Kingdom saw its number of confirmed coronavirus cases double over the weekend after four more people were diagnosed with the pneumonia-lik...
18:24, 2020-02-10

Coronavirus latest LIVE: 44 new cases of coronavirus on Japan Diamond Princess cruise liner as cases in China show no sign of peaking China's coronavirus outbreak has shown no sign of peaking with health authorities reporting more than 5,000 new cases on Friday....
09:24, 2020-02-14

Meeting of top scientists underway to slow coronavirus spread Deaths from the coronavirus epidemic have surpassed 1,000, the World Health Organization (WHO) confirmed on Tuesday, as hundreds of health experts be...
04:48, 2020-02-12

Vietnam sees 1st coronavirus cases from Wuhan 2:45 p.m. Vietnam's Health Ministry says a Chinese father and son, who were hospitalized on Wednesday with fevers, have tested positive with the new ...
16:16, 2020-01-23

Iran sees first 2 coronavirus cases in country Authorities in Iran this week announced the country’s first two cases of the novel coronavirus — COVID-19 — which has infected more than 75,000 peopl...
16:12, 2020-02-19

Americans disembark from virus-hit cruise; China says new cases slow American passengers were taken off a cruise liner on Sunday to fly home after being quarantined for two weeks off Japan, while China said the rate of...
20:48, 2020-02-16

Deaths from China's coronavirus outbreak surpass deaths from SARS The number of deaths in China's central Hubei province from a coronavirus outbreak had risen by 81 to 780 as of Saturday, the province's health commi...
01:44, 2020-02-09

How Travelers Around the World Are Dealing With ‘Voluntary’ Home Quarantines, To Help Slow Potential Coronavirus Spread On his return from China last week, Dr. Ian Lipkin quarantined himself in his basement. His wife now puts his food on the stairs. He’s run out ...
19:36, 2020-02-17

COVID-19: China sees dip in new cases as France reports first death Minister Agnes Buzyn says Saturday that “I was informed last night of the death of an 80-year-old patient who had been hospitalized ... since Jan. 25...
18:00, 2020-02-15

COVID-19 death toll at 1,770 as China sees slight rise in new cases Another 10,844 people have recovered from COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus, and have been discharged from hospitals, according to ...
03:24, 2020-02-17

China says virus cases rise to 440, with nine deaths China's National Health Commission said on Wednesday 440 people in 13 Chinese provinces were confirmed to be infected with a new coronavirus as of Tu...
04:08, 2020-01-22

Iran says coronavirus has spread to several cities, reports two new deaths The coronavirus has spread to several Iranian cities, a health ministry official said on Friday, as an outbreak that the authorities say began in the...
17:00, 2020-02-21

Coronavirus: Sharp increase in deaths and cases in Hubei Two top officials are sacked after the spike was revealed, resulting from a new diagnostic method....
11:24, 2020-02-13

Mark Zuckerberg struggles to curry favor with the EU, with skeptical lawmakers questioning Facebook's dominance and the spread of coronavirus misinformation Getty Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is meeting with EU lawmakers in Brussels this week, and they're not making things easy for him. Zuckerberg is spea...
12:36, 2020-02-18

Coronavirus: Italy reports first death, South Korea sees large rise in cases An elderly man from Padua has died after being infected with the coronavirus. Officials in northern Italy have ordered schools, public buildings, and...
10:24, 2020-02-22

COVID-19: China sees daily death toll fall slightly as overall deaths number 2,442 The number of new cases has seesawed daily but remained under 1,000 for the past four days. Several changes to how the infections are counted, howeve...
03:48, 2020-02-23

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

Coronavirus cases spread fear in East Asian countries A mysterious virus that began in China has already spread to several East Asian countries. Experts fear that Lunar New Year travelers will take the v...
15:40, 2020-01-22

Stocks tumble after coronavirus cases and deaths surge to a daily high Drew Angerer/Getty Images Global stocks dropped Thursday after novel coronavirus cases and deaths hit a fresh daily high. China's Hubei province, whe...
17:24, 2020-02-13

New Coronavirus, COVID-19, Counting Method Leads To Jump In Cases, Deaths Yesterday sounded like the worst day yet for the new coronavirus or COVID-19 outbreak. But here are the caveats....
09:00, 2020-02-13

One map shows where the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak has spread — more than 6,000 cases are confirmed across 18 countries Reuters A coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed at least 132 people and infected more than 6,000. Five US cases have been ...
17:40, 2020-01-29

One map shows where the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak has spread — more than 24,000 cases are confirmed across 26 countries Reuters A coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed 494 people and infected more than 23,000. At least 25 countries outside Ch...
17:32, 2020-02-05

One map shows where the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak has spread — more than 4,600 cases are confirmed across 17 countries Reuters A coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed more than 100 people and infected more than 4,600. Five US cases have been...
18:48, 2020-01-28

One map shows where the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak has spread — more than 20,000 cases are confirmed across 26 countries Reuters A coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed 427 people and infected more than 20,000. At least 25 countries outside Ch...
23:52, 2020-02-04

One map shows where the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak has spread — more than 2,800 cases are confirmed across 14 countries Reuters A coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed 81 people and infected more than 2,800. Five US cases have been reported s...
00:40, 2020-01-28

COVID-19: China reports decline in new cases as total deaths number 2,236 New infections in China have been falling for days, although changes in how it counts cases have caused doubts about the true trajectory of the epide...
05:24, 2020-02-21

COVID-19: China reports over 14,800 new cases, 242 deaths in highest single-day jump China's Hubei province, the epicenter of the outbreak, now has a confirmed 48,206 cases and 1,310 deaths....
02:12, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus live updates: Coronavirus outbreak tops 6,000 cases in China, exceeding SARS epidemic The number of coronavirus cases in China has eclipsed 6,060, exceeding the total number of SARS cases in that country during the 2003 epidemic....
15:00, 2020-01-29

Coronavirus deaths reach 563, with fresh cases on stricken cruise ship off Japan WHO experts prepare to meet in Geneva amid further significant rises in confirmed cases in ChinaCoronavirus –latest updatesThe death toll from the co...
08:32, 2020-02-06

Stocks tumble after Wuhan coronavirus cases and deaths surge to a new daily high Global stocks dropped on Thursday after Wuhan coronavirus cases and deaths hit a fresh daily high. China's Hubei province reported nearly 15,000 new ...
13:24, 2020-02-13

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....
02:52, 2020-01-21

Singapore raises coronavirus alert to SARS level as new cases show spread Singapore on Friday reported three more coronavirus cases that have not been linked to previous infections or travel to China, prompting it to raise ...
12:20, 2020-02-07

Wuhan, China, and 5 other cities have been quarantined as China attempts to halt the spread of the coronavirus. That's about 23 million people on lockdown. Emily Wang/AP Photo A mysterious coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed 18 people and infected more than 640. The outbreak has sprea...
21:00, 2020-01-23

Wuhan, China, and at least 15 other cities have been quarantined as China attempts to halt the spread of the coronavirus. That's about 50 million people on lockdown. Emily Wang/AP Photo A coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed 107 people and infected more than 4,600. The outbreak has spread to 16 ...
18:48, 2020-01-28

Coronavirus live updates: Hubei reports another 108 deaths; South Korea confirms 31 new cases Hubei's health authorities reported there were 108 additional fatalities on Feb. 19, bringing the total number of people who died in the province to ...
02:36, 2020-02-20

Dow drops 300 points on concern coronavirus will dramatically slow China's economy Stocks fell as worries over the coronavirus' impact persisted and overshadowed the release of stronger-than-expected U.S. jobs data....
20:44, 2020-02-07

Dow drops more than 150 points on concern coronavirus will dramatically slow China's economy Stocks fell as worries over the coronavirus' impact persisted and overshadowed the release of stronger-than-expected U.S. jobs data....
16:52, 2020-02-07

Dow drops 250 points on concern coronavirus will dramatically slow China's economy Stocks fell as worries over the coronavirus' impact persisted and overshadowed the release of stronger-than-expected U.S. jobs data....
20:00, 2020-02-07

U.S. agriculture secretary unsure if coronavirus will slow China's farm imports U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said on Wednesday he does not know whether China's coronavirus outbreak will upset Beijing's pledge to radica...
23:56, 2020-01-29

Dow drops 200 points on concern coronavirus will dramatically slow China's economy Stocks fell as worries over the coronavirus' impact persisted and overshadowed the release of stronger-than-expected U.S. jobs data....
18:08, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus Live Updates: Fears of Global Spread as Cases Accelerate in Iran and South Korea Iran acknowledged 18 cases in three cities, with four fatalities, and a surge in cases in South Korea was linked to a secretive church....
17:36, 2020-02-21

China coronavirus: Where has the deadly coronavirus spread so far? The deadly corona virus which has infected hundreds of people in China has begun to spread to other countries – but where has it spread so far?...
15:24, 2020-01-21

China sees coronavirus death toll rise by 105 Chinese authorities on Monday reported a slight upturn in new virus cases and 105 more deaths for a total of 1,770 since the outbreak began two month...
05:12, 2020-02-17

China reopens many businesses amid coronavirus outbreak, but economy may remain slow Businesses and stores were beginning to reopen in Beijing and other parts of China on Monday but few signs of activity raised concerns that residents...
23:08, 2020-02-10

Hong Kong sees first death from coronavirus, second outside mainland China A man in Hong Kong has died from coronavirus, it was revealed Tuesday, the second person outside of mainland China killed by the virus. The 39-year-o...
05:28, 2020-02-04

China sees bird flu outbreak near coronavirus epicenter: report As Chinese officials grapple to contain an outbreak of novel coronavirus that’s sickened more than 17,000 people and killed some 361 others, another ...
16:24, 2020-02-03

Coronavirus outbreak in China sees new football season postponed The new Chinese Super League season will be postponed along with the rest of domestic football in China due to he rapidly spreading coronavirus epide...
07:16, 2020-01-30

MAP: Where China’s coronavirus has spread to so far As the number of cases in the coronavirus outbreak rises, its reach around the world is expanding....
19:16, 2020-01-22

China is sending trucks to spray bleach on entire cities as the country struggles to contain the Wuhan coronavirus cnsphoto via Reuters, Xue Yuge/Xinhua via Getty Images The Wuhan coronavirus has sickened more than 28,000 people, and killed at least 565, with almo...
23:44, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus deaths top 1,000 as WHO arrives in China The worldwide death toll from the coronavirus surged to 910 after Chinese health officials reported 97 people died from the disease on Sunday -- the ...
04:20, 2020-02-11

Coronavirus deaths surge to over 300 in China Chinese authorities have reported a jump in number of deaths from the disease. In Germany, evacuees from Wuhan arrived at army barracks in Germershei...
03:44, 2020-02-02

Nova Scotia sees downturn in lobster exports to China due to coronavirus Keith Colwell says it's still too early to say how long the disruption will last, so the province is talking to people in the industry about temporar...
23:16, 2020-01-29

Experts are probing whether the coronavirus can be spread through communal sewage systems after a Hong Kong high-rise found 2 cases 10 floors apart Tyrone Siu/Reuters Health officials in Hong Kong are looking into a new cause of infection of the Wuhan coronavirus after two people, who live ten fl...
16:00, 2020-02-12

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...
11:56, 2020-01-21

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...
13:00, 2020-01-21

Spread of coronavirus outside China could be tip of iceberg, says WHO While cases outside China remain low, World Health Organization chief warns it could accelerateChina goes back to work as toll rises – live updatesCo...
12:12, 2020-02-10

Did China's authoritarianism actually help the coronavirus spread? As coronavirus cases in China continue to increase, the country's leadership is coming under scrutiny for its response. Authorities have been accused...
00:28, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus: China reports almost 5,000 new cases With more than 100 more deaths and nearly 5,000 new infections, China's coronavirus shows no signs of peaking. In Cambodia, passengers disembarked fr...
11:36, 2020-02-14

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

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

Coronavirus cases outside China may be 'tip of the iceberg': WHO People across China trickled back to work on Monday after an extended Lunar New Year holiday as the government eased restrictions imposed to counter ...
14:16, 2020-02-10

Coronavirus cases may be 'tip of the iceberg' outside China: WHO People across China trickled back work on Monday after an extended Lunar New Year holiday as the government eased restrictions imposed to counter the...
16:20, 2020-02-10

China reports 143 new deaths from coronavirus on mainland on Feb. 14 The death toll from a coronavirus outbreak in mainland China had reached 1,523 as of the end of Friday, up by 143 from the previous day, the country'...
01:48, 2020-02-15

China reports 108 new coronavirus deaths on Feb. 10, total at 1,016 China reported 108 new coronavirus deaths on the mainland on Feb. 10, up from 97 on the previous day, the country's health authority said on Tuesday....
02:12, 2020-02-11

China's Hubei reports 139 new coronavirus deaths on Feb. 15 The number of new deaths in China's central Hubei province from the coronavirus outbreak rose by 139 on Saturday, the province's health commission sa...
03:24, 2020-02-16

China reports 46 new coronavirus deaths, total at 259 The total number of deaths from a coronavirus epidemic in China had reached 259 by the end of Friday, an increase of 46, state broadcaster CCTV said,...
03:04, 2020-02-01

China reports 105 new deaths from coronavirus on mainland on Feb. 16 The death toll from a coronavirus outbreak in mainland China reached 1,770 as of the end of Sunday, up by 105 from the previous day, the country's Na...
06:12, 2020-02-17

China reports 64 new coronavirus deaths, total at 425 The death toll from a coronavirus outbreak in China rose to 425 as of the end of Monday, up by 64 from the previous day, the country's National Healt...
02:20, 2020-02-04

Mainland China reports 86 new coronavirus deaths on Feb. 7 The death toll from a coronavirus outbreak in mainland China had reached 722 as of the end of Friday, up by 86 from the previous day, the country's N...
02:04, 2020-02-08

China reports 143 new deaths from coronavirus on mainland on Feb 14 The death toll from a coronavirus outbreak in mainland China rose to 1,523 as of the end of Friday, after 143 people died over the course of the day,...
02:48, 2020-02-15

China’s coronavirus death toll passes 1,000, sees most casualties reported in single day Hubei province, the epicenter out the outbreak, reported 103 deaths on Monday - the most in any single day - after 91 deaths on Sunday....
01:44, 2020-02-11

WHO reports 92 cases of human-to-human coronavirus cases outside China There have been 92 cases of human-to-human spread of the coronavirus in 12 countries outside China but the World Health Organization does not have th...
18:12, 2020-02-18

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....
17:40, 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...
15:56, 2020-01-25

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....
03:28, 2020-01-22

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: WHO warns spread outside China could be 'tip of the iceberg' While cases outside China appeared to be low, World Health Organization chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus warns it could accelerateChina goes back to ...
08:24, 2020-02-10

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....
14:16, 2020-01-21

What spurt in China's cases suggests about coronavirus A new diagnostic method has led the Chinese province at the epicenter of a coronavirus outbreak to report a record rise in deaths and thousands more ...
13:00, 2020-02-13

China reports 5,090 new coronavirus cases in mainland China saw 5,090 new coronavirus cases in the mainland on Feb. 13, with 121 new deaths, the National Health Commission said on Friday....
04:36, 2020-02-14

WHO says coronavirus cases stabilising in China, but outbreak could go any way The number of cases of infection with the new coronavirus in China has stabilised, but the apparent slowdown in the epidemic spread should be viewed ...
04:12, 2020-02-13

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

Over 5,000 new cases of coronavirus confirmed in single day in China The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases soared by more than 5,000 in a one-day span, officials in China said Friday -- as they announced that more tha...
17:48, 2020-02-14

China says more than 500 cases of the new coronavirus stemmed from prisons Four prisons in China have reported more than 500 cases of COVID-19 cases, with both inmates and prison guards getting infected....
11:00, 2020-02-21

China says two prisons reported nearly 250 cases of the new coronavirus Two prisons in China have reported nearly 250 cases of COVID-19 cases, with both inmates and prison guards getting infected....
06:36, 2020-02-21

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

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

China's Hubei province reports 116 new coronavirus deaths The death toll from a coronavirus outbreak in China's Hubei province rose by 116, the province's health commission said on Friday....
02:12, 2020-02-14

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

As Deaths Mount, China Tries to Speed Up Coronavirus Testing China is racing to screen ever more patients in Hubei Province, acknowledging that delays in diagnosing the virus are a major obstacle to controlling...
00:08, 2020-02-10

China reports 97 coronavirus deaths on mainland on Tuesday The death toll from a coronavirus outbreak in mainland China reached 1,113 as of the end of Tuesday, up by 97 from the previous day, the National Hea...
07:00, 2020-02-12

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

Mainland China reports 89 new coronavirus deaths on February 8 The death toll from a coronavirus outbreak in mainland China reached 811 as of the end of Saturday, up 89 from the previous day, the country's Nation...
02:48, 2020-02-09

China's Hubei province reports 93 new coronavirus deaths The number of deaths in China's central Hubei province from a coronavirus outbreak rose by 93 to 1,789 as of Monday, the province's health commission...
03:00, 2020-02-18

China reports 108 new coronavirus deaths on Feb. 10, toll rises to 1,016 China reported 108 new coronavirus deaths on Feb. 10, the highest daily increase so far, and up from 97 on the previous day, the health authority sai...
03:20, 2020-02-11

China's Hubei says coronavirus deaths rise to 162 in province The health commission for Hubei, the Chinese province at the center of the new coronavirus outbreak, said on Thursday that deaths in the province fro...
23:56, 2020-01-29

China's Hubei province reports 81 new deaths from coronavirus on Feb. 7 The number of deaths in China's central Hubei province from a coronavirus outbreak had risen by 81 to 699 as of Friday, the province's health commiss...
00:20, 2020-02-08

China reports record increase in coronavirus deaths The Chinese province at the centre of the coronavirus outbreak reported a record rise in deaths and thousands more infections using a broader definit...
20:00, 2020-02-13

China's Hubei reports 56 new coronavirus deaths, total at 350 China's Hubei province, the epicenter of a coronavirus epidemic, reported 56 new deaths from the outbreak on Sunday, bringing the total to 350, the l...
00:08, 2020-02-03

China's Hubei reports 45 new coronavirus deaths, total at 249 China's Hubei province, the epicentre of a coronavirus epidemic, reported 45 new deaths from the outbreak on Friday, bringing the total to 249, the l...
00:00, 2020-02-01

China's total coronavirus deaths hit 259 by end of Jan. 31, up 46: state media The total number of deaths from a coronavirus epidemic in China had reached 259 by the end of Friday, Jan. 31, up by 46, state broadcaster CCTV said,...
01:56, 2020-02-01

China's Hubei province reports 139 new coronavirus deaths on Feb. 14 The number of new deaths in China's central Hubei province from the coronavirus outbreak rose by 139 as of Friday, the province's health commission s...
01:12, 2020-02-15

China's Hubei province reports 132 new coronavirus deaths on Feb. 18 The number of deaths in China's central Hubei province from the coronavirus outbreak rose by 132 to 1,921 as of Tuesday, the province's health commis...
01:48, 2020-02-19

Coronavirus latest: Apple warns of Covid-19 causing global iPhone shortages as infections slow in China - LIVE Apple has warned of global "iPhone supply shortages" due to its factories in China closing amid the coronavirus outbreak....
08:12, 2020-02-18

China halts domestic soccer to contain coronavirus spread The Chinese Football Association (CFA) said on Thursday it is postponing all domestic games due to the rapidly spreading coronavirus epidemic as the ...
07:48, 2020-01-30

How the coronavirus spread across China and the world – visual explainer Confirmed cases of the flu-like virus span 29 countries, with 1,300 deaths, all but two in mainland ChinaThe coronavirus epidemic began in Wuhan, a c...
14:00, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus Epidemic Keeps Growing, but Spread in China Slows The World Health Organization said China’s drastic limits on people’s movement had helped, but experts cautioned against predicting that the worst wa...
01:48, 2020-02-19

As New Coronavirus Spread, China’s Old Habits Delayed Fight At critical turning points, Chinese authorities put secrecy and order ahead of openly confronting the growing crisis and risking public alarm or poli...
06:44, 2020-02-02

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...
14:32, 2020-01-14

WHO officials say coronavirus spread outside of China is of 'grave concern' "The evolution of the outbreak and further development of transmission, these are of grave concern," said WHO official Dr. Mike Ryan....
18:08, 2020-01-29

The Wuhan coronavirus has officially spread to every region in China NICOLAS ASFOURI/AFP via Getty Images The deadly coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, China, has now spread to every region of the country. China's N...
14:56, 2020-01-30

Coronavirus's ability to spread getting stronger, China suggests Officials announce new measures to contain disease, including wildlife trade ban and bus suspensionsCoronavirus latest news – liveRestrictions to hal...
15:24, 2020-01-26

Coronavirus cases outside China 'could be spark' for bigger fire, says WHO The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Monday the spread of coronavirus cases which had no history of travel to China could be "the spark that b...
18:04, 2020-02-10

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

Number of coronavirus cases in China rises over 9,800: ambassador The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in China has risen over 9,800, the country's envoy to the United Nations in Vienna said on Friday....
12:36, 2020-01-31

No peak in sight as China reports 5,000 new coronavirus cases China's coronavirus outbreak showed no sign of peaking with health authorities on Friday reporting more than 5,000 new cases, while passengers on a c...
10:12, 2020-02-14

Coronavirus Live Updates: China Reports 2,600 New Cases The numbers came hours after Beijing announced new restrictions on people returning to the capital from elsewhere in the country....
10:00, 2020-02-15

U.S. stocks 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...
16:48, 2020-01-27

China's new coronavirus cases drop, world still scared China reported on Wednesday its lowest number of new coronavirus cases in two weeks, bolstering a forecast by Beijing's senior medical adviser for th...
16:12, 2020-02-12

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

China Clamps Down on Coronavirus Coverage as Cases Surge Public frustrations were once left uncensored online, and news outlets reported rigorously on the epidemic. Those days may be past....
11:24, 2020-02-06

How Many Coronavirus Cases in China? Officials Tweak the Answer China’s health authorities have decided to no longer count as confirmed cases those patients who test positive but don’t show symptoms. Skepticism wa...
22:48, 2020-02-12

WHO says new coronavirus cases in China have stabilized, but warns that could change New coronavirus cases in China appear to have stabilized in recent days, but world health officials cautioned the public against reading too much int...
20:48, 2020-02-12

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

China coronavirus cases pass 70,000 as WHO mission gets underway The death toll from the virus has now passed 1,700. WHO experts have arrived in Beijing to talk with their Chinese counterparts on how to deal with t...
03:36, 2020-02-17

Coronavirus Live Updates: China Now Has More Cases Than It Had of SARS Chinese officials confirmed over 6,000 cases of the mysterious illness as foreign governments airlifted their citizens out of Wuhan, the outbreak’s e...
20:28, 2020-01-29

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

Fall in new coronavirus cases raises hope in China The number of new cases has trended down in the past week, raising hopes that the epidemic may be peaking....
20:00, 2020-02-12

WHO says no time for complacency as China coronavirus cases fall A continued decline in the number of new cases of coronavirus infections in China is encouraging, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Thursda...
00:36, 2020-02-21

Coronavirus cases in China top SARS as evacuations begin BEIJING (AP) - Countries began evacuating their citizens Wednesday from the Chinese city hardest-hit by a new virus that has now infected more people...
15:40, 2020-01-29

Coronavirus on G20 agenda as China reports uptick in cases China reported an uptick in new cases of coronavirus on Friday, boosted by more than 200 people testing positive for the disease in two prisons outsi...
07:24, 2020-02-21

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 cases outside China 'could be spark'' for bigger fire, WHO says The World Health Organization said on Monday the spread of coronavirus cases among people who have not been to China could be "the spark that becomes...
20:04, 2020-02-10

China reports 889 new confirmed cases of coronavirus on mainland on Feb. 20 Mainland China had 889 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infections on Thursday, the National Health Commission said on Friday, up from 394 cases a ...
07:24, 2020-02-21

Man in Germany contracts coronavirus in one of first cases of transmission outside China Germany has declared its first confirmed case of the coronavirus after a 33-year-old man contracted it from a colleague visiting his workplace from S...
15:28, 2020-01-28

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

Coronavirus cases outside China 'could be spark' for bigger fire, WHO says The World Health Organization said on Monday the spread of coronavirus cases among people who have not been to China could be "the spark that becomes...
20:36, 2020-02-10

China coronavirus cases pass 70,500 as WHO mission gets underway The death toll from the virus has now passed 1,700. WHO experts have arrived in Beijing to talk with their Chinese counterparts on how to deal with t...
18:00, 2020-02-17

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

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 reports 397 new confirmed cases of coronavirus on mainland on Feb.21 Mainland China had 397 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infections on Feb. 21, the country's National Health Commission said on Saturday, down from...
02:36, 2020-02-22

China's new coronavirus cases drop, but world still on alert China reported on Wednesday its lowest number of new coronavirus cases in nearly two weeks, lending weight to a forecast by its foremost medical advi...
14:12, 2020-02-12

New cases of coronavirus infections rise in China after two-day decline The number of new confirmed infections from a coronavirus in mainland China rose on Friday after falling for two consecutive days, while the number o...
04:20, 2020-02-08

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

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

China's coronavirus infections hit daily record, deaths climb to 304 China's new confirmed infections from the coronavirus outbreak increased by a daily record, up by 2,590 cases on Saturday to top 14,000, as the quick...
03:36, 2020-02-02

Deaths in China From Coronavirus Reach 811, Surpassing SARS Toll The number of confirmed infections rose to 37,198, most of them in Hubei Province, Chinese officials said on Sunday....
06:44, 2020-02-09

Mainland China reports 65 new coronavirus deaths on February 4, total at 490 The death toll from a coronavirus outbreak in mainland China reached 490 as of Tuesday, up 65 from the previous day, the country's National Health Co...
02:08, 2020-02-05

U.S. issues ‘do not travel’ advisory for China as coronavirus deaths rise to 213 China counted 9,692 confirmed cases with a death toll of 213, including 43 new fatalities....
04:24, 2020-01-31

China's Hubei province reports rise in coronavirus deaths to 294 The number of deaths in China's central Hubei province from the new coronavirus outbreak had risen by 45 to 294 as of the end of Feb. 1, Chinese stat...
01:40, 2020-02-02

China's Hubei province reports 81 new deaths from coronavirus on February 8 The number of deaths in China's central Hubei province from a coronavirus outbreak had risen by 81 to 780 as of Saturday, the province's health commi...
00:48, 2020-02-09

China's Hubei province reports 91 new deaths from coronavirus on February 9 The number of deaths in China's central Hubei province from a coronavirus outbreak had risen by 91 to 871 as of Sunday, the province's health commiss...
23:44, 2020-02-09

China's total number of coronavirus deaths reaches 304 as of end-February 1 The death toll from a coronavirus epidemic in China had reached 304 as of the end of Saturday, up by 45 from the previous day, state broadcaster CCTV...
02:08, 2020-02-02

China is using mass surveillance tech to fight new coronavirus spread QR codes, tracking apps and drones at toll booths are just some of the tech tools China is deploying to monitor the spread of the new coronavirus...
14:00, 2020-02-19

Russia closes border with China to prevent spread of the coronavirus Russia is to close its border with China as a measure to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, according to the country's state media....
15:28, 2020-01-30

Stopping all Canada-China flights won’t stop spread of coronavirus — Here’s why Travel bans and quarantines are an age-old answer to stopping the spread of disease, but it's exactly what the World Health Organization has advised ...
21:12, 2020-02-14

The Wuhan coronavirus has officially spread to every single region in China NICOLAS ASFOURI/AFP via Getty Images The deadly coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, China, has now spread to every region of the country. China's N...
12:04, 2020-01-30

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

Coronavirus: WHO warns spread by people who had not visited China could be 'tip of the iceberg' While cases outside China appeared to be low, World Health Organization (WHO) chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus warns it could accelerateChina goes ba...
04:44, 2020-02-10

Coronavirus: UK issues new powers to stop spread of China virus The measures are to keep people in isolation after one quarantined passenger “threatened to abscond”....
10:52, 2020-02-10

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

Labs ramp up coronavirus testing as cases outside of China climb The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Monday the spread of coronavirus cases among people who have not been to China could be "the spark that b...
22:40, 2020-02-10

Coronavirus: China reports lowest number of new cases since January Chinese health officials are optimistic as the number of new cases of COVID-19 has tentatively stabilized. However, the virus's economic impact is be...
05:24, 2020-02-18

China reports 648 new cases of coronavirus, but infections outside Hubei falling China on Sunday reported a rise in the number of new confirmed cases of coronavirus, but the number of fresh infections and deaths outside of the epi...
05:00, 2020-02-23

Coronavirus evacuations begin as China cases outstrip Sars Japan and US airlift hundreds out of Wuhan as death toll rises to 132 with almost 6,000 confirmed cases inside ChinaAustralia to fly out 600 citizens...
07:08, 2020-01-29

Coronavirus cases spreading outside China 'could be the spark' that becomes 'bigger fire,' WHO says World Health Organization officials are concerned about new coronavirus cases confirmed in France and the U.K. that were transmitted without any trav...
18:40, 2020-02-10

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

Thailand coronavirus cases rise to 14, all passengers from China to be screened Thailand announced plans on Tuesday to screen all arrivals from China for symptoms of the coronavirus and confirmed six more infections among such vi...
10:40, 2020-01-28

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

Coronavirus death toll exceeds 900 in China, more than 40K cases reported Coronavirus has now killed more than 900 people in China since the outbreak began in the Wuhan province in December, Chinese authorities said. On Sun...
06:36, 2020-02-10

China's Hubei province reports 630 new coronavirus cases on February 22 China's central Hubei province had 630 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infections on Saturday, the province's health commission said on Sunday, up...
02:48, 2020-02-23

New coronavirus cases lowest since Jan. 31 in China province at outbreak's epicenter The coronavirus outbreak in China may be over by April, the country's senior medical adviser said on Tuesday, and the latest numbers of new cases may...
01:00, 2020-02-12

China coronavirus death toll climbs to 81 with nearly 2,900 cases worldwide The majority of the reported cases are in mainland China, where local authorities have quarantined several major cities and canceled Lunar New Year's...
16:28, 2020-01-27

Coronavirus cases in China jump to nearly 6,000, surpassing SARS outbreak The number of confirmed cases jumped to 5,974, surpassing the 5,327 in mainland China during the SARS outbreak in 2002-2003....
14:24, 2020-01-29

China Reports Over 15,000 Coronavirus Cases in Single Day Using New Diagnostic Guidelines China reported 15,152 new cases of the coronavirus on Thursday, according to state broadcaster Xinhua, the largest jump in a single day and up signif...
14:12, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus cases soar in China, but a new diagnosis method may explain it Hubei, the center of the outbreak, has adopted a revised diagnosis and treatment plan aimed at accelerating the identification and treatment of patie...
19:24, 2020-02-13

NIH doctor says 25% of coronavirus cases in China are 'very serious,' requiring 'intensive care' "There are probably a lot more people who were infected in China who have not been really counted," said NIH's Dr. Anthony Fauci. "The number is prob...
18:52, 2020-02-03

New cases of coronavirus in China may be falling: a look at latest outbreak developments Chinese President Xi Jinping, meanwhile, promised tax cuts and other aid to industry as the ruling Communist Party tries to limit the mounting damage...
20:48, 2020-02-12

Russia reports first coronavirus cases, restricts China air travel Russia reported its first two cases of coronavirus on Friday and restricted direct flights to China, its biggest trade partner, as Russians complaine...
19:36, 2020-01-31

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: 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

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

China's Hubei reports 1,933 new cases of coronavirus on Feb. 16: health bureau China's Hubei province, the epicenter of the coronavirus epidemic, reported 1,933 new cases and 100 new deaths on Feb. 16, the local health authority...
06:12, 2020-02-17

Coronavirus Updates: Cases on Cruise Ship Double; 97 Die in One Day in China One day after deaths from the mysterious new coronavirus exceeded the death toll from SARS, the authorities announced a chilling new statistic, a rec...
09:48, 2020-02-10

China coronavirus death toll climbs to 82 with at least 2,900 cases worldwide The majority of the reported cases are in mainland China, where local authorities have quarantined several major cities and canceled Lunar New Year's...
19:12, 2020-01-27

'Enemy of mankind': Coronavirus deaths top SARS as China returns to work China raised the death toll from its coronavirus outbreak to 811 on Sunday, passing the number killed globally by the SARS epidemic, as authorities m...
18:40, 2020-02-09

Coronavirus deaths in China top 1,000 as investors seek safety in gold, dollars The death toll in China climbed above 1,000, as the World Health Organization (WHO) cautioned that the spread of cases outside of China could be "the...
00:52, 2020-02-11

Coronavirus: China reports 65 new deaths in Hubei, bringing death toll 490 The Chinese National Health Commission reported 65 new deaths from the coronavirus on Tuesday, raising the death toll in China to 490....
02:28, 2020-02-05

China's Hubei province reports 64 new coronavirus deaths on February 3: state TV The number of deaths in China's central Hubei province from a coronavirus outbreak had risen by 64 to 414 as of Monday, Chinese state television repo...
00:40, 2020-02-04

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

Coronavirus Live Updates: China Reports Rising Deaths and More Infections Hyundai is suspending production in South Korea amid supply chain problems linked to the coronavirus, and Japan quarantined a cruise ship where 10 in...
04:16, 2020-02-05

China's Hubei province reports 69 new coronavirus deaths on February 6: state TV The number of deaths in China's central Hubei province from a coronavirus outbreak had risen by 69 to 618 as of Thursday, Chinese state television re...
00:36, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus Live Updates: Deaths in China Rise, With No Sign of Slowdown Hyundai is suspending production in South Korea amid supply chain problems linked to the coronavirus, and Japan quarantined a cruise ship where 10 in...
05:36, 2020-02-05

Mainland China reports 73 new coronavirus deaths on February 6, toll rises to 636 The death toll from a coronavirus outbreak in mainland China has reached 636 as of the end of Thursday, up by 73 from the previous day, the country's...
02:12, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus deaths leap in China as countries struggle to evacuate citizens WHO prepares to meet on Thursday to decide whether to declare outbreak a global emergencyCoronavirus outbreak – live updatesChina reported its bigges...
07:52, 2020-01-30

Coronavirus live updates: China's Hubei reports 115 additional deaths China's Hubei province reported there were 115 additional deaths as of Feb. 20, which brought the total number of COVID-19 fatalities in the region t...
02:12, 2020-02-21

Coronavirus Live Updates: Deaths in China Surpass Toll of SARS More than 800 people have died from the new virus in China. The 2002-3 epidemic killed 774 people worldwide....
20:48, 2020-02-09

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

China's Hubei province, epicenter of coronavirus outbreak, reports 94 new deaths on Feb. 11 The number of deaths in China's central Hubei province from the coronavirus outbreak rose by 94 to 1,068 as of Tuesday, the province's health commiss...
01:00, 2020-02-12

China to stagger back to work as coronavirus deaths surpass SARS China raised the death toll from the coronavirus epidemic to 811 on Sunday, passing the number killed globally by the SARS epidemic in 2002/2003 and ...
09:16, 2020-02-09

Coronavirus Live Updates: Deaths in China Surpass Toll From SARS More than 800 people have died from the new virus in China. The 2002-3 epidemic, which also began in the country, killed 774 people worldwide....
17:24, 2020-02-09

China reports 97 new coronavirus deaths on mainland on Sunday, toll rises to 908 The death toll from a coronavirus outbreak in mainland China rose to 908 as of the end of Sunday, the National Health Commission (NHC) said on Monday...
01:40, 2020-02-10

Coronavirus deaths top 800, surpassing SARS, as China heads back to work China raised the death toll from its coronavirus outbreak to 811 on Sunday, passing the number killed globally by the SARS epidemic, as authorities m...
14:00, 2020-02-09

China braces for return to work as coronavirus deaths exceed Sars End of extended lunar new year break seen as crucial test of containment strategyChina has recorded its deadliest day so far in the coronavirus outbr...
20:36, 2020-02-09

China Beige Book sees global stock rally continuing, says coronavirus just a short-term concern "Looking a year out, those companies should be in the same kind of financial position as they were six months ago," said Derek Scissors, also a schol...
16:48, 2020-02-06

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: 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

Too early to know if China lockdown effective in limiting coronavirus spread: experts Last week, China announced drastic containment efforts, suspending plane, train and bus links to Wuhan. The lockdown has now expanded to 17 cities....
19:56, 2020-01-28

Live Updates: Coronavirus Spread Slows in China, but Gains Speed Elsewhere As economic fallout from the epidemic continues, more than 150 million people in China are largely confined to their homes....
01:48, 2020-02-19

'Do not travel': The US issued its most extreme warning against going to China as the coronavirus continues to spread Reuters The US State Department issued its highest level travel warning on Thursday, advising against all travel to China amid the coronavirus outbre...
05:08, 2020-01-31

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

Explainer: Rapid spread of China coronavirus fuels global alarm International alarm over the coronavirus that emerged in Wuhan, China in December is driven by its rapid spread and the fact that infectious disease ...
23:52, 2020-01-30

Russia closes border crossings with China to prevent spread of the coronavirus Russia is to close its border with China as a measure to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, according to the country's state media....
14:28, 2020-01-30

‘Disinfection passage’ in China reportedly aims to prevent spread of coronavirus Germaphobes in China are resorting to walking through insane-looking “disinfection passages” amid the coronavirus outbreak, according to ...
00:54, 2020-02-12

Hong Kong to cut rail links to stop coronavirus spread from China Wearing a green surgical mask, Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam on Tuesday announced the suspension of high-speed rail and ferry links with mainland China...
15:56, 2020-01-28

China Warns Holiday Travel Surge Could Spread Deadly Coronavirus A senior health official also said that the virus could mutate, which would complicate efforts to contain the outbreak....
09:56, 2020-01-22

China's Hubei bans vehicle traffic to curb spread of coronavirus The government of Hubei province, the center of China's coronavirus outbreak, said on Sunday a ban will be imposed on vehicle traffic across the prov...
13:00, 2020-02-16

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

American dies of coronavirus in China; infections spread to French ski resort A 60-year-old American has died of the new coronavirus, the first confirmed non-Chinese death of the illness, U.S. officials said, as millions of Chi...
14:08, 2020-02-08

Infections from coronavirus exceed 20K as China vows new measures to prevent spread China's President Xi Jinping announced on Monday during a meeting with the top Communist Party body that "we have launched a people's war of preventi...
09:20, 2020-02-04

Coronavirus: cruise ship accounts for more than half of cases outside China – as it happened WHO issues latest briefing; South Korean city sees surge in cases; and two Japanese passengers from stricken Diamond Princess ship die South Korean c...
22:00, 2020-02-20

Coronavirus cases outside China remain low, but WHO chief warns 'that may not stay the same for long' Cases in South Korea have grown by about two-thirds in recent days, according to health officials there, and the country reported its first death cau...
19:36, 2020-02-20

China posts sharp drop in new coronavirus cases after criteria change Mainland China reported on Thursday the lowest number of confirmed cases of a new coronavirus since late January, partly because of a change in diagn...
09:48, 2020-02-20

As Taiwan deals with 10 coronavirus cases, China 'unblocks' communications channels China told the World Health Organization (WHO) on Monday that communication with Taiwan-- a self-governing province long in contention with the mainl...
02:56, 2020-02-04

China finds spike in coronavirus cases in jails, officials fired The new coronavirus has infected 234 people in two prisons outside the province at the center of the epidemic and top officials deemed responsible fo...
07:24, 2020-02-21

China says death toll from coronavirus rises to 106, confirmed cases hits 4,515 China said on Tuesday that 106 people had died from a new coronavirus that is spreading across the country, up from the previous toll of 81....
04:48, 2020-01-28

China's Hubei revises Thursday's tally of new coronavirus cases upward China's central province of Hubei said on Friday it has revised the number of new confirmed cases of coronavirus infections on Thursday upward to 631...
07:24, 2020-02-21

Coronavirus live updates: Fed flags threat, WHO says new cases in China are slowing As of Friday, more than 31,000 cases of coronavirus have been reported, resulting in at least 636 deaths....
17:48, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus cases rise again in China as recession looms for Japan, Singapore The number of reported new cases of coronavirus in China's Hubei province rose on Monday after two days of falls, as authorities imposed tough new re...
06:12, 2020-02-17

Coronavirus cases in China surpass 20,000 as first death confirmed in Hong Kong The first coronavirus death has been reported in Hong Kong as the total number of people infected by the illness in China surpassed 20,000....
07:40, 2020-02-04

Coronavirus live updates: China says no new confirmed cases of foreigners with infection China said Monday the virus had killed two foreigners, a U.S. citizen and a Japanese national, and that there were a total of 27 confirmed foreign ca...
09:48, 2020-02-11

Coronavirus cases outside China could be ‘spark’ of ‘bigger fire,’ health officials say Cases of coronavirus spreading outside of China could be the "spark" that ignites an out-of-control pandemic, health officials said Monday....
21:32, 2020-02-10

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 says coronavirus curbs start to work; 70 more cases on cruise ship The number of new coronavirus cases in China fell on Sunday and a health official said intense efforts to stop its spread were beginning to work, as ...
13:00, 2020-02-16

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

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

Wuhan Coronavirus Death Toll Rises to 106 in China as CDC Confirms 5 Cases in U.S. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has confirmed five cases of a SARS-like form of coronavirus in the U.S. On Tuesday, Chinese offic...
04:36, 2020-01-28

Coronavirus: 70 more cases on Japan cruise ship as China infections pass 68,000 US, Canada and Hong Kong offer citizens on Diamond Princess flights home as death toll inside China reaches 1,665A further 70 people on the Diamond P...
08:00, 2020-02-16

China says 80 percent of coronavirus cases have been mild, as death toll rises again Chinese health officials released a report which stated that among nearly 45,000 cases of the novel coronavirus, 80 percent were mild and the rate of...
05:48, 2020-02-18

Coronavirus cases in China overtake SARS — and the economic impact could be 'more severe' The number of coronavirus cases in China has already surpassed that of SARS, and the economic impact could also be more severe than the 2002-2003 epi...
09:04, 2020-01-29

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's Hubei province revises up coronavirus toll, adds 220 cases China's Hubei province, the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak that has killed more than 2,000 in the country, revised up its total number of conf...
07:24, 2020-02-21

Rise in new coronavirus cases in China reflects 'broader definition' of infection: WHO A jump in the number of new cases of coronavirus in China reflects a "broader definition" of a case of infection, World Health Organization (WHO) off...
13:00, 2020-02-13

China reports rise in coronavirus cases, bringing death toll to 908 China's health ministry said another 3,062 cases had been reported over the previous 24 hours, raising the Chinese mainland's total to 40,171. The ri...
02:40, 2020-02-10

Britain reports two cases of coronavirus, evacuation flight from China lands Two patients from the same family in England have tested positive for coronavirus, the first such cases in Britain, health chiefs said on Friday as a...
16:16, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus cases exceed 64K globally, death toll nears 1,400 in China The number of coronavirus cases continued to surge in China on Friday with over 5,000 people diagnosed a day after 242 deaths and 14,840 cases were r...
10:12, 2020-02-14

China reports 5,000 new coronavirus cases, cruise ship disembarks in Cambodia China's coronavirus outbreak showed no sign of peaking with health authorities on Friday reporting more than 5,000 new cases, while passengers on a c...
05:36, 2020-02-14

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

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

Ex-FDA chief worries China could be underestimating coronavirus cases by 'tens of thousands' Scott Gottlieb also said he expects the U.S., which confirmed five cases of the virus, to have smaller, "inevitable" outbreaks....
15:40, 2020-01-28

South Korea, Italy, and Iran: Coronavirus cases surge outside China Coronavirus cases have surged outside China, prompting other countries to adopt quarantine policies....
04:00, 2020-02-22

China's Wuhan aims to test all suspected cases of coronavirus by tomorrow China's Wuhan city, the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak, has not been able to confirm all existing suspected cases of the coronavirus despite a...
16:20, 2020-02-10

Coronavirus live updates: China's Hubei province reports an additional 94 deaths China's Hubei province reported an additional 94 deaths and 1,638 newly diagnosed, confirmed cases related to the deadly pneumonia-like coronavirus a...
00:54, 2020-02-12

Coronavirus live updates: Hubei province in China reports 65 additional deaths The province of Hubei — the epicenter of the pneumonia-like virus — has accounted for most of the deaths from the outbreak....
00:52, 2020-02-05

China's daily coronavirus death toll tops 100 for 1st time; total deaths top 1,000 The death toll from coronavirus climbed over 1,000 and the daily death toll reached a record high of 100 on Monday, according to China's National Hea...
02:48, 2020-02-11

Coronavirus live updates: China's Hubei province reports 91 additional deaths The Hubei Provincial Health Committee said that 871 people have died in the province and a total of 29,631 cases have been confirmed thus far....
00:48, 2020-02-10

China's coronavirus deaths surpass SARS as millions stagger back to work China raised the death toll from the coronavirus epidemic to 811 on Sunday, passing the number killed globally by the SARS epidemic in 2002/2003, as ...
11:48, 2020-02-09

Coronavirus Live Updates: Deaths in China Reach 811, Surpassing Toll From SARS The number of confirmed infections rose to 37,198, most in Hubei Province, Chinese officials said....
02:28, 2020-02-09

China's Hubei province, epicenter of coronavirus outbreak, reports 65 new deaths on February 4 The number of deaths in China's central Hubei province from a coronavirus outbreak had risen by 65 to 479 as of Tuesday, Chinese state television rep...
00:40, 2020-02-05

Coronavirus live updates: China's Hubei province reports an additional 103 deaths According to the Hubei Provincial Health Committee, 974 people have died in the province, with most of them in the city of Wuhan where the virus was ...
01:04, 2020-02-11

Coronavirus latest: More than 50 people tested for infection in the UK as China warns of rapid spread More than 50 people have now been tested for coronavirus in the UK amid fears of the fatal infection spreading....
16:24, 2020-01-26

Coronavirus live updates: Outbreak is 'grave concern' as infections spread beyond China The number of coronavirus cases in China has eclipsed 6,060, exceeding the total number of SARS cases in that country during the 2003 epidemic....
19:44, 2020-01-29

Coronavirus: Xi Jinping warns of 'grave situation' as spread accelerates through China – live More than 1,280 infected in China as officials try to stem spread of virus which has reached Europe, the US and Australia. Follow the latest newsFull...
15:40, 2020-01-25

China's Tangshan city suspends public transit to prevent spread of coronavirus Tangshan, China's largest steelmaking city in northern Hebei province, announced on Tuesday morning that it is suspending all public transit within t...
00:20, 2020-01-28

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

This alarming map shows where the Wuhan coronavirus has spread in Singapore, the worst-hit country outside of China sgwuhan.xose.net An interactive map displaying the confirmed coronavirus cases in Singapore and where they have visited is going viral. The country c...
17:24, 2020-02-13

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

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

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....
02:16, 2020-01-24

True China coronavirus cases number could be 10 times official figure: Study The true number of coronavirus cases at the epicenter of the outbreak could be 10 times higher than what Chinese officials have reported, according t...
19:20, 2020-01-31

China reports fall in coronavirus cases, says economy resilient, but infections rising elsewhere China reported a decrease in the number of new deaths and new cases of the coronavirus on Saturday, while its central bank predicted a limited short-...
08:36, 2020-02-22

Coronavirus live updates: US citizen dies in Wuhan, China; UAE confirms 2 more cases Most cases are concentrated in Hubei province. Wuhan is the capital city of the province and considered the epicenter of the outbreak....
09:28, 2020-02-08

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

China says coronavirus death toll hits 213, as Britain, Russia report first cases On Thursday, the WHO declared the outbreak a global health emergency and the U.S. confirmed its first human-to-human transmission....
15:08, 2020-01-31

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 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

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 says coronavirus death toll hits 213 as Britain, Russia report first cases On Thursday, the WHO declared the outbreak a global health emergency and the U.S. confirmed its first human-to-human transmission....
17:16, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus cases in China's Hubei fall for second day, Apple and markets feel impact New coronavirus cases in the Chinese province at the epicenter of the outbreak fell for a second straight day, but deaths rose after the World Health...
01:48, 2020-02-19

Quarantined passengers disembark ship in Japan; new China coronavirus cases fall Hundreds of people began disembarking a quarantined cruise ship off Japan on Wednesday as the death toll from the new coronavirus in mainland China p...
04:48, 2020-02-19

Coronavirus live updates: China says death toll hits 563 as confirmed cases top 28,000 As of Wednesday, more than 28,000 cases of coronavirus have been reported in China, resulting in 563 deaths....
01:28, 2020-02-06

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

Hong Kong reports first coronavirus death as mainland China cases cross 20,000 Although other countries have reported their own cases, the vast majority are still located in China....
15:40, 2020-02-04

China reports drop in new coronavirus cases, death toll tops 1,500 in country China reported a major drop in new coronavirus cases Saturday to 2,641, a decline after Chinese officials began implementing measures to contain the ...
03:24, 2020-02-15

Wuhan Coronavirus Infections Have Now Surpassed the Official Number of SARS Cases in China Chinese officials confirmed Wednesday that the number of people infected by a new form of coronavirus in the country has reached 5,974, a total that ...
04:16, 2020-01-29

China's Hubei province says 100 people dead, 2,714 total cases in coronavirus outbreak Most reported cases are in mainland China, where authorities have quarantined several major cities and canceled Lunar New Year's events....
02:28, 2020-01-28

China's coronavirus epicenter boosts medical waste treatment as new cases spike The Chinese province at the center of the coronavirus outbreak has almost doubled its medical waste handling capacity after media images of bags of g...
13:00, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus cases on Diamond Princess soar past 500, site of most infections outside China 542 coronavirus cases were identified among 3,711 quarantined passengers and crew, making the ship the site of the most infections outside of China. ...
14:36, 2020-02-18

China reports large drop in new coronavirus cases in province at heart of outbreak China reported a dramatic drop in new cases in the province at the heart of the coronavirus outbreak, while Japan grappled with criticism over its fa...
00:48, 2020-02-20

Ex-FDA chief Scott Gottlieb fears China’s coronavirus cases ‘dramatically underestimated’ The extent of the coronavirus epidemic gripping China may be “dramatically underestimated,” according to a former US health chief who bel...
19:56, 2020-01-28

Coronavirus Live Updates: Deaths Surpass 200, and State Department Urges Against Travel to China The World Health Organization said the virus represents a risk outside of China. The United States reported its first case of person-to-person transm...
03:20, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus latest updates: US bans foreign arrivals from China as deaths hit 259 – live news Death toll rises, with 11,000 confirmed cases of infection in China. Follow the latest developmentsUS bars foreign nationals who have recently travel...
02:00, 2020-02-01

China's coronavirus deaths surpass SARS as country plans halting return to work China raised the death toll from its coronavirus outbreak to 811 on Sunday, passing the number killed globally by the SARS epidemic, as authorities m...
15:20, 2020-02-09

Coronavirus: Hong Kong health workers to strike in China border row as deaths pass 300 Thousands of workers, including doctors and nurses, plan industrial action after calls to close border are rejectedThousands of Hong Kong medical wor...
04:40, 2020-02-02

Hong Kong cuts trains to mainland China in attempt to limit spread of coronavirus China's death toll from a new viral disease that is causing mounting global concern rose by 25 to at least 106 on Tuesday as the United States and ot...
12:08, 2020-01-28

United States military escorts hundreds of Americans from China as coronavirus fears spread As the deadly coronavirus continues to spread across parts of China, foreigners traveling through the area are doing their best to get out. As was re...
16:28, 2020-01-29

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

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

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

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

China destroys $600 million in cash to stop coronavirus spread on infected bank notes Beijing’s central bank has reportedly implemented new strategy to destroy cash from areas completely overrun by the coronavirus....
14:24, 2020-02-18

Coronavirus live updates: China says death toll hits 304, as confirmed cases cross 14,000 A World Health Organization report said the outbreak is still largely centered in the Hubei province in China....
02:04, 2020-02-02

Coronavirus live updates: China reports 648 new cases, infections in South Korea spike Mainland China's total is now 76,936 cases, and 2,442 deaths. Cases in South Korea and Italy continue to spike....
03:12, 2020-02-23

Coronavirus death toll rises to 490 in China as Japan confirms 10 cases on cruise ship The number of new cases also increased to 24,324, as China moved patients into newly built or converted hospitals in the hardest-hit city of Wuhan....
02:36, 2020-02-05

UK Coronavirus news latest: France announces two cases of deadly virus after outbreak in China France has announced two cases of coronavirus - the first in Europe - as the deadly new virus spreads from China....
21:16, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus live updates: China says death toll hits 213, confirmed cases rise to 9,692 China's National Health Commission said there have been an additional 43 deaths and 1,982 new confirmed cases, as of the end of Thursday....
01:40, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus updates: Hong Kong reports first death as mainland China cases cross 20,000 Although other countries have reported their own cases, the vast majority are still located in China....
04:36, 2020-02-04

Coronavirus live updates: Death toll in China hits 490, as confirmed cases cross 24,000 The province of Hubei — the epicenter of the pneumonia-like virus — has accounted for most of the deaths from the outbreak....
01:12, 2020-02-05

Japan finds 41 new cases of coronavirus on cruise ship as China death toll rises to 636 About 3,700 people have been confined aboard the Diamond Princess, including 251 Canadians....
03:24, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus live updates: China's Hubei province says death toll rises to 414, cases hit 13,522 Wuhan, China is the capital city of Hubei province and the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak....
01:00, 2020-02-04

Coronavirus live updates: China goes back to work as cases exceed 40,000 – latest news Death toll inside China rises to 908 as the WHO dispatches a team of experts to Beijing 1.33am GMT Phillip Inman, economics editor of the Observer, h...
02:44, 2020-02-10

Coronavirus live updates: China says its death toll hits 425 as total cases rise to 20,438 Wuhan, China is the capital city of Hubei province and the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak....
01:20, 2020-02-04

Coronavirus live updates: WHO sends experts to China as cases exceed 40,000 – latest news Death toll inside China jumps to 908 as some parts of the country return to work 3.40am GMT You can find our latest wrap on the coronavirus below, in...
05:04, 2020-02-10

Coronavirus live updates: New cases in China drop to 394; Beijing revises diagnosis protocol The number of new cases was drastically lower than the 1,749 reported the day before. It comes as Beijing introduced new measures that would allow Hu...
03:48, 2020-02-20

Coronavirus live updates: China says death toll hits 259, confirmed cases rise to 11,791 China's National Health Commission said there have been an additional 46 deaths and 2,102 new confirmed cases, as of the end of Friday....
04:52, 2020-02-01

Coronavirus live updates: China says death toll hits 213, Britain reports first two cases On Thursday, the WHO declared the outbreak a global health emergency and the U.S. confirmed its first human-to-human transmission....
11:20, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus live updates: China says death toll hits 361 as confirmed cases rise to 17,205 The majority of cases have been located in Wuhan, China — the capital city of Hubei province and the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak....
01:32, 2020-02-03

Coronavirus: first Hong Kong death reported as China cases pass 20,000 – live updates Thirty-nine-year-old man in Hong Kong believed to have had underlying condition. Death is only second outside mainland ChinaChina’s leadership admits...
08:36, 2020-02-04

Coronavirus live updates: China says death toll tops 900 as confirmed cases cross 40,000 Most cases are located in Hubei province, where the fast-spreading virus was first detected....
01:16, 2020-02-10

Coronavirus updates: Mainland China deaths surpass SARS, stocks plunge after return from holiday China's National Health Commission said the country's total is 361 deaths and 17,205 confirmed coronavirus cases, as of the end of Sunday....
07:12, 2020-02-03

Coronavirus latest updates: Australia bans foreign arrivals from China as deaths hit 259 – live news Death toll rises, with 11,000 confirmed cases of infection in China, as some airlines stop flights in to Beijing and Shanghai. Follow the latest deve...
07:40, 2020-02-01

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....
00:44, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus updates: US flies out its Diamond Princess passengers as China cases pass 70,000 – live news Global death toll reaches 1,770 with first case in Taiwan, as Canada prepares to airlift its citizens from Japan cruise ship. Follow live news and la...
02:00, 2020-02-17

China counts sharp rise in coronavirus cases during country’s busiest travel time, 2 in Beijing China reported Monday a sharp rise in the number of people infected with a new coronavirus, including the first cases in the capital. The outbreak co...
07:32, 2020-01-20

Coronavirus: China prisons report 500 cases, as virus spreads in South Korea – live updates Wuhan’s women’s prison director sacked as 230 inmates test positive for illness; South Korea adds 52 new cases. Follow latest news 6.53am GMT Here’s ...
09:24, 2020-02-21

Cases of the coronavirus are spiking outside of China and the World Health Organization warned 'the window of opportunity is narrowing' to contain it Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images Global coronavirus cases are spiking and the World Health Organization warned that "the window of opportunity is narrowin...
12:48, 2020-02-22

Coronavirus: officials seek people linked to UK cases as airlines stop China flights – as it happened Death toll rises, with almost 12,000 confirmed cases of infection in China. Follow the latest developmentsYork University student one of two tested p...
01:32, 2020-02-02

More than half of all coronavirus cases outside China are from the Diamond Princess, but the cruise ship is already planning to set sail again in April Stanislav Kogiku/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Of the more than 1,000 coronavirus cases outside mainland China, 634 have been diagnosed in...
19:36, 2020-02-20

Coronavirus live updates: China says death toll hits 213, Britain, Russia reports first two cases On Thursday, the WHO declared the outbreak a global health emergency and the U.S. confirmed its first human-to-human transmission....
14:16, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus: China prison reports 200 cases, as virus spreads in South Korea – live updates Justice chief sacked in Shandong province with prison guard reported to be source of outbreak, as South Korea adds 52 new cases. Follow latest news 4...
05:48, 2020-02-21

Coronavirus live updates: China deaths pass 560 as 10 more cruise passengers test positive – latest news Wuhan authorities warn of lack of ‘equipment and materials’ and consider converting hotels and schools into treatment centres. Follow live news and u...
04:00, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus live updates: China deaths rise by 98 amid Cambodia ship concerns – latest news UK trying to track passengers who disembarked from MV Westerdam and Apple warns of iPhone shortages as economic impact deepens. Follow the latest new...
02:24, 2020-02-18

Coronavirus live updates: Thailand bars cruise ship as deaths in China pass 1,000 – latest news Hong Kong’s Carrie Lam tells people to stay at home as nervous global investors turn to safe havens like gold. Follow updates live‘Come back soon’: c...
04:32, 2020-02-11

China prisons, Korean church spread coronavirus woes as fears weigh on global markets, U.S. business The coronavirus has infected hundreds of people in Chinese prisons, authorities said on Friday, as cases jumped beyond the epicentre in Hubei provinc...
23:48, 2020-02-21

Coronavirus live updates: confirmed cases in China pass 20,000 as death toll reaches 425 – latest news Authorities call for improvements following ‘difficulties exposed in response to the epidemic’, as US reports second person-to-person transmission – ...
02:24, 2020-02-04

Coronavirus live updates: Japan confirms more cases on cruise ship; China death toll hits 722 Most cases are concentrated in Hubei province. Wuhan is the capital city of the province and considered the epicenter of the outbreak....
03:32, 2020-02-08

Coronavirus: officials seek people linked to UK cases as some airlines stop China flights – live news Death toll rises, with almost 12,000 confirmed cases of infection in China. Follow the latest developmentsUS bars foreign nationals in China recently...
14:36, 2020-02-01

Coronavirus: officials seek people with contact to UK cases as some airlines stop China flights – live news Death toll rises, with almost 12,000 confirmed cases of infection in China. Follow the latest developmentsUS bars foreign nationals who have recently...
13:08, 2020-02-01

Coronavirus live updates: Cruise ship in Japan reports 41 new cases, China death toll hits 636 On Friday morning, the two most popular hashtags on Weibo were about the death of the doctor who first sounded the alarm on the coronavirus....
03:08, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus live updates: South Korea confirms 15 additional cases, China death toll tops 2,000 South Korea confirmed 15 additional cases, bringing the total number of affected patients to 46....
03:12, 2020-02-19

Coronavirus live updates: first Hong Kong death reported as China cases pass 20,000 – latest news Thirty-nine year old man in Hong Kong believed to have had underlying condition. Death is only second outside mainland China – latest updatesChina’s ...
06:28, 2020-02-04

Coronavirus live updates: China deaths pass 490 as 10 test positive on cruise ship in Japan – latest news Thousands on board Diamond Princess face at least 14 days in offshore quarantine as eight more buildings are turned into hospitals in WuhanThousands ...
09:48, 2020-02-05

Coronavirus live updates: China deaths pass 560 amid warnings of 'severe' hospital bed shortage – latest news Wuhan authorities also warn of lack of ‘equipment and materials’ and consider converting hotels and schools into treatment centres. Follow live news ...
01:40, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus live updates: Singapore cuts growth outlook as recession risk takes hold, 105 more deaths in China China's overall total is now 70,548 confirmed cases, and 1,770 deaths, according to its National Health Commission....
04:24, 2020-02-17

Striking photo shows a wall of traders on an auction floor in China working with masks on amid spread of coronavirus cnsphoto via REUTERS Traders on an auction floor in Kunming, Yunnan province in China are seen in this photo wearing masks as the coronavirus spreads...
02:00, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus live updates: cruise ship cases rise to 61 as China mourns whistleblower doctor – latest news Li Wenliang’s death in Wuhan comes as Hong Kong prepares to impose quarantine on mainland travellers. Follow live updatesDoctor who blew whistle over...
02:40, 2020-02-07

Major fast-food chains and retailers in China are shutting their doors as the deadly coronavirus continues to spread. Here's a list of closures. Jason Lee / REUTERS Several fast-food chains and retailers have closed their doors in Wuhan and neighboring Chinese cities due to the deadly coronavi...
17:48, 2020-01-27