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Coronavirus live updates: US set to evacuate citizens from cruise ship, China slams global 'overreaction'

China's National Health Commission reported an additional 143 deaths nationwide, as well as 2,641 new confirmed cases as of Feb. 14....

Coronavirus live updates: US set to evacuate citizens from cruise ship, China slams global 'overreaction'

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Coronavirus Live Updates: The U.S. Says It Will Evacuate Americans From Cruise Ship Passengers and crew members quarantined off Japan were told in an email from the American Embassy that a chartered flight would arrive on Sunday to t...
00:36, 2020-02-16

US to evacuate citizens from coronavirus-hit cruise ship About 380 US citizens on quarantined Diamond Princess to be flown home from JapanHundreds of American passengers onboard a cruise liner quarantined i...
23:36, 2020-02-15

U.S. To Evacuate Citizens From Quarantined Coronavirus Cruise Ship In Japan The U.S. is the first nation to announce that it will evacuate its citizens from the Diamond Princess cruise ship where over 200 people have contract...
06:48, 2020-02-15

U.S. to evacuate citizens from Japanese cruise ship quarantined over coronavirus About 380 Americans are aboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship, which has docked at Yokohama, a port city southwest of Tokyo....
14:48, 2020-02-15

Britain to evacuate citizens from coronavirus-hit cruise ship Diamond Princess Foreign office seeking to organise flight for UK nationals stuck on ship where more than 450 people have virusInfected people in Wuhan to be ‘rounded...
07:36, 2020-02-18

Coronavirus live updates: China death toll hits 1,868, as more than 450 on cruise ship test positive China reported 1,886 confirmed new cases and an additional 98 deaths on the mainland as of Feb. 17....
03:12, 2020-02-18

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: 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 live updates: Russia closes China border, cruise ship of 6,000 quarantined as outbreak spreads The total number of cases of the coronavirus reached more than 7,900 worldwide with 170 deaths in China as of Thursday morning....
15:52, 2020-01-30

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

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: 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

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 updates: American cruise ship passenger tests positive in Malaysia after hundreds left ship, China death toll at 1,665 An American cruise ship passenger tested positive for a second time after hundreds of passengers had already left the MS Westerdam....
12:00, 2020-02-16

Australia to evacuate more than 200 citizens from cruise ship quarantined at Japan port Australia will evacuate more than 200 of its citizens onboard a coronavirus-stricken cruise ship being held under quarantine in the Japanese port of ...
10:36, 2020-02-17

U.S. to evacuate American citizens aboard quarantined cruise ship off Japan The United States said it will send an aircraft to Japan to bring back U.S. passengers on the quarantined cruise ship Diamond Princess, where the mos...
10:24, 2020-02-15

U.S. to evacuate American citizens aboard quarantined cruise ship in Japan: WSJ The U.S. State Department will evacuate some American citizens and their families aboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship, the biggest cluster of cor...
07:48, 2020-02-15

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

Canada's charter flight heads to Japan to evacuate its citizens on virus-hit cruise ship: TV Asahi A plane chartered by the Canadian government has left for Japan to evacuate its nationals aboard a virus-hit cruise ship off Yokohama, TV Asahi repor...
03:00, 2020-02-18

Coronavirus Live Updates: Cruise Ship Off Japan Now Has 61 Cases The jump in the number of cases on the Diamond Princess came as the death toll from the virus in China had surpassed 600....
06:52, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus Live Updates: More Calls to Evacuate China as Businesses Take Stock Hyundai is suspending production in South Korea amid supply chain problems linked to the coronavirus, and Hong Kong reported its first death from the...
00:24, 2020-02-05

Coronavirus Live Updates: As Death Toll Rises, More Calls to Evacuate China Hyundai is suspending production in South Korea amid supply chain problems linked to the coronavirus, and Hong Kong reported its first death from the...
01:44, 2020-02-05

Coronavirus live updates: More than 1,800 on cruise ship in Hong Kong held for testing There were 65 additional deaths in China and all of them came from Hubei province, the epicenter of the outbreak....
09:04, 2020-02-05

Coronavirus Live Updates: Sixty-One People on Cruise Ship Off Japan Have Virus The number of cases on the quarantined Diamond Princess tripled, as the death toll from the virus in China surpassed 600....
09:00, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus Live Updates: Japan Reports 2 Deaths Among Cruise Ship Passengers The virus continues to spread in China, though more slowly. New cases in countries like Japan and Iran have experts concerned about getting it under ...
05:48, 2020-02-20

Coronavirus live updates: US confirms 14 new cases, repatriates cruise ship passengers The U.S. has facilitated the voluntary repatriation of over 300 U.S. citizens who had been passengers on the Diamond Princess cruise ship....
10:00, 2020-02-17

Coronavirus: Infections double among Japan cruise ship passengers — live updates Twenty individuals onboard the Diamond Princess have tested positive for the coronavirus. However, most of the thousands of passengers have yet to be...
04:32, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus Live Updates: Cambodia Says Cruise Ship Passengers Are Virus-Free The authorities said they had tested 740 passengers from the Westerdam, a cruise ship that was permitted to dock in the country last week after being...
14:12, 2020-02-19

Coronavirus Live Updates: Japan Prepares to Release More Cruise Ship Passengers The virus continues to spread in China, though more slowly. New cases in countries like Japan and Iran have experts concerned about getting it under ...
23:48, 2020-02-19

Coronavirus live updates: Americans begin evacuating quarantined cruise ship in Japan China's National Health Commission reported that there were 2,009 new confirmed cases of the coronavirus and 142 additional deaths as of Feb. 15....
23:00, 2020-02-16

Coronavirus Live Updates: As Toll Rises, Americans Are Evacuated From Cruise Ship in Japan Anxious passengers were bound for home, leaving behind the Diamond Princess, where hundreds fell ill....
02:12, 2020-02-17

Coronavirus Live Updates: Passengers Begin Departing Quarantined Cruise Ship in Japan About 500 people who tested negative for the virus were to leave the boat on the first day of a three-day operation. More than half of all the record...
08:36, 2020-02-19

Coronavirus live updates: Hubei confirms 3,156 new cases, cruise ship quarantined for two weeks Although other countries have reported their own cases, the vast majority are still in China....
00:52, 2020-02-05

Coronavirus: two patients in Iran have died as cruise ship cases rise to 621 – live updates Deaths in mainland China pass 2,000 as Foreign Office tells Britons to stay on the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan. Follow all the latest news ...
18:12, 2020-02-19

Coronavirus live updates: US resident evacuated from cruise ship confirmed as new case in California The patient was in isolation at the Queen of the Valley Medical Center, while a second patient with symptoms was under investigation....
08:48, 2020-02-19

Coronavirus live updates: Japanese media say two passengers from Diamond Princess cruise ship die Two elderly passengers from the Diamond Princess cruise ship have died, according to Japan's national broadcaster NHK, citing government sources....
05:00, 2020-02-20

Coronavirus Live Updates: Japanese Official Tests Positive After Visit to Cruise Ship A Japanese official tested positive after surveying passengers on a ship being held under quarantine in the port of Yokohama....
15:24, 2020-02-12

Coronavirus: first two patients confirmed in Iran as cruise ship cases rise to 621 – live updates Deaths on mainland China pass 2,000 as passengers begin leaving the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan. Follow all the latest news here China’s ha...
13:48, 2020-02-19

Coronavirus live updates: Japan says 10 more people test positive for virus on cruise ship As of Wednesday, more than 28,000 cases of coronavirus have been reported in China, resulting in 563 deaths....
04:00, 2020-02-06

China coronavirus: evacuation begins of US and Japanese citizens in Wuhan – live updates Hundreds of Japanese and Americans airlifted out of city at heart of outbreak in China. Follow the latest news, liveWhat is the coronavirus and how w...
01:36, 2020-01-29

Coronavirus live updates: Outbreak exceeds SARS with more than 8,200 confirmed cases, cruise ship of 6,000 quarantined There are now more than 8,200 confirmed coronavirus cases across the world, outpacing the nine-month SARS outbreak in less than a month....
17:00, 2020-01-30

Coronavirus live updates: Japan confirms that two passengers from Diamond Princess cruise ship died Japan's health ministry confirmed the deaths of two elderly passengers, both in their 80s, who were on board the Diamond Princess cruise ship....
10:24, 2020-02-20

Coronavirus Live Updates: After Hundreds Leave Cruise Ship, American Passenger Tests Positive Cambodia let the ship dock, and welcomed its passengers ashore, after five other nations turned it away. Now, Malaysia says an 83-year-old passenger ...
10:24, 2020-02-16

Coronavirus live updates: WHO warns world is 'dangerously unprepared' for pandemic, cruise ship turned around China's National Health Commission confirmed more than 17,200 cases of the coronavirus in the country and 361 deaths....
18:52, 2020-02-03

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Cruise Ship Passengers Evacuated From Japan; Taiwan Reports First Death A 61-year-old man died of the coronavirus in Taiwan, and Americans who had been on a ship where some fell ill boarded chartered flights bound for hom...
00:36, 2020-02-17

Coronavirus outbreak: death toll rises to 56 as US plans to evacuate citizens – updates Authorities in China say infections have risen to more than 1,600 while the US and Australia are pulling people out of stricken city of Wuhan. Follow...
06:52, 2020-01-26

Coronavirus live updates: US and Japanese citizens evacuated from Wuhan, China – latest news Hundreds of Japanese and Americans airlifted out of city at heart of outbreak in China, with Australia to follow suit. All the latest news, liveAustr...
06:04, 2020-01-29

Coronavirus live updates: WHO warns world is 'dangerously unprepared' for pandemic, cruise ship held in Japan China's National Health Commission confirmed more than 17,200 cases of the coronavirus in the country and 361 deaths....
19:48, 2020-02-03

Coronavirus: US to evacuate Americans onboard cruise ship Diamond Princess evacuations to begin as China announces death toll in country up to 1,665Hundreds of American passengers were poised to leave the Di...
18:36, 2020-02-16

Coronavirus live updates: 61 people, including British honeymooner, test positive on cruise ship – latest news Total infections pass 30,000 as China mourns death of Wuhan whistleblower doctor and North Korea confirms first case of virusDoctor who blew whistle ...
10:04, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus live updates: Princess Cruises guests allowed to leave ship, global cases soar above 60,300 The total number of cases climbed above 60,000 after China changed the way it counts confirmed infections, and deaths soared to at least 1,369....
15:24, 2020-02-13

India says gearing up to evacuate citizens from China after coronavirus India is preparing to evacuate citizens from China's Hubei province following the coronavirus outbreak, a Foreign Ministry spokesman said on Tuesday....
12:28, 2020-01-28

Coronavirus quarantine: US to evacuate nearly 400 Americans on board cruise ship in Japan The U.S. will evacuate the American passengers on board Princess Cruises' Diamond Princess, the U.S. Embassy in Japan announced early Saturday.  ...
15:36, 2020-02-15

Countries evacuate citizens from China as coronavirus infections rise Thousands of foreigners are among those quarantined in Wuhan as countries scramble to evacuate their citizens from China. The number of confirmed cas...
06:28, 2020-01-29

US coronavirus plan would evacuate some Americans from quarantined cruise ship in Japan: report Hundreds of Americans quarantined on a cruise ship docked off the coast of Yokohama, Japan, for more than a week due to a coronavirus – now called CO...
07:48, 2020-02-15

U.S. Evacuates Citizens From Quarantined Coronavirus Cruise Ship. What’s Next For The Evacuees? U.S. citizens evacuated from the Diamond Princess have left Japan and are on their way back home. What will happen to them now?...
07:00, 2020-02-17

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

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

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: Cruise ship is quarantined near Italy, US confirms first person-to-person transmission There are now more than 8,200 confirmed coronavirus cases across the world, outpacing the nine-month SARS outbreak in less than a month....
19:32, 2020-01-30

China increases death toll; U.S. evacuates citizens from cruise ship Chinese health officials said the death toll rose by 105 over Sunday as governments rushed to evacuate citizens from a cruise ship off Japan's coast ...
09:48, 2020-02-17

'Six days to go:' As coronavirus tears through Princess Cruise ship, Japanese officials evacuate vulnerable passengers The decision comes as the company confirmed Thursday 44 new cases of the coronavirus on the quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship....
15:24, 2020-02-13

US to fly home citizens in coronavirus quarantine aboard Diamond Princess cruise ship The U.S. State Department is sending chartered planes to Japan Sunday night to evacuate the nearly 400 Americans who remain quarantined aboard the Di...
18:24, 2020-02-16

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: 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: 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 more isolated as airlines cancel flights, hit to global economy will be worse than SARS As of Thursday, more than 28,000 cases of coronavirus have been reported, resulting in at least 565 deaths....
22:56, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus Updates: U.S. Allows Infected Americans from Cruise Ship to Return Fourteen passengers, who were believed to be well before they were evacuated from a cruise ship in Japan on Monday, were found to be infected before ...
19:24, 2020-02-17

Coronavirus Updates: 97 Die in One Day, as Cases on Japanese Cruise Ship Double One day after deaths from the mysterious new coronavirus exceeded the death toll from SARS, the authorities announced a chilling new statistic, a rec...
09:00, 2020-02-10

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 Updates: Cruise Ship Passengers, Some Infected, Flown Back to U.S. As passengers were released from a ship in Japan, health officials scrambled to test travelers from another ship, in Cambodia, after one person who h...
21:12, 2020-02-17

Coronavirus: cruise ship evacuees arrive back in UK – latest updates The World Health Organization has raised concerns about cases where there has been no contact with someone known to be infected nor travel to China 1...
13:48, 2020-02-22

Coronavirus Updates: Evacuated Americans Carried Virus From Cruise Ship to Airplane Fourteen passengers, who were believed to be well before they were evacuated from a cruise ship in Japan on Monday, were found to be infected while b...
09:12, 2020-02-17

Coronavirus updates: Amazon pulls out of Barcelona conference, 14 Americans test positive on cruise ship China has allocated a total of 71.85 billion yuan ($10.26 billion) to fight the fast-spreading coronavirus, which has killed more than 800 people....
22:48, 2020-02-09

Coronavirus: two people die in Iran as cruise ship Britons face Wirral quarantine - latest updates Deaths in mainland China pass 2,000 and Foreign Office tells Britons to stay on the Diamond Princess cruise shipChina’s handling of the virus is a di...
19:00, 2020-02-19

Coronavirus Live Updates: As Death Toll Mounts, Americans Evacuate Hot Zone Chinese officials confirmed nearly 6,000 cases of the mysterious illness as foreign governments began airlifting their citizens out of Wuhan, the out...
10:04, 2020-01-29

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Evacuates Citizens, and Deaths Mount Chinese officials confirmed nearly 6,000 cases of the mysterious illness as foreign governments airlifted their citizens out of Wuhan, the outbreak’s...
14:56, 2020-01-29

Cruise line bans China citizens; Outrage as doctor who sounded coronavirus alarm dies A major cruise line on Friday took the extraordinary step of banning citizens of China regardless of when they were last there, while there was sorro...
00:40, 2020-02-08

Coronavirus updates: Taiwan confirms its first death, American cruise ship passenger tests positive in Malaysia An American cruise ship passenger tested positive for a second time after hundreds of passengers had already left the MS Westerdam....
14:24, 2020-02-16

Coronavirus not spreading 'dramatically' outside China except on cruise ship: WHO Cases of coronavirus are not rising dramatically outside China apart from passengers on a cruise liner now quarantined off a Japanese port, a senior ...
20:00, 2020-02-13

Taiwan to send plane to evacuate citizens from virus-hit ship in Japan Taiwan plans to send a chartered flight this week to evacuate its citizens from a virus-hit cruise ship in Japan, the Taiwan government said on Wedne...
09:36, 2020-02-19

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Evacuates Citizens from Hot Zone, and Death Toll Mounts Chinese officials confirmed nearly 6,000 cases of the mysterious illness as foreign governments airlifted their citizens out of Wuhan, the outbreak’s...
11:48, 2020-01-29

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Evacuates Citizens from Hot Zone, as Death Toll Mounts Chinese officials confirmed nearly 6,000 cases of the mysterious illness as foreign governments airlifted their citizens out of Wuhan, the outbreak’s...
10:32, 2020-01-29

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: 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: 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 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 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

U.S. Says It Will Evacuate Americans From Cruise Ship Passengers and crew members quarantined off Japan were told by the American Embassy that a chartered flight would arrive on Sunday to take them back ...
07:24, 2020-02-16

US enforces coronavirus travel restrictions. China says it's an overreaction The US has begun implementing new rules around travel from China as the coronavirus death toll creeps higher -- rules that include re-routing America...
10:16, 2020-02-03

Coronavirus live updates: White House studying economic impact, France evacuates citizens The number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus worldwide is nearly 14,380. The death toll has risen to at least 304....
15:56, 2020-02-02

U.S. Passengers Evacuate From Cruise Ship in Japan Americans boarded two flights chartered by the State Department and headed to the United States after the number of coronavirus cases aboard the Diam...
01:00, 2020-02-17

Coronavirus: 99 more cases confirmed on cruise ship - live news Diamond Princess evacuations begin as Japan warns outbreak ‘entering new phase’. Follow latest updatesShare your experiences 12.05pm GMT Boris Johnso...
13:24, 2020-02-17

Coronavirus: 6,000 locked down on cruise ship off Italy – live news WHO says whole world must be on alert for Wuhan virus as UK citizens in Hubei told they will not be flown out on Thursday. Follow the latest news and...
13:16, 2020-01-30

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

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 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 to evacuate around 200 of its citizens from China on Thursday Britain expects around 200 passengers to be on board a charter flight evacuating its citizens from China which is due to leave the country on Thursda...
16:40, 2020-01-29

UK to evacuate passengers from quarantined cruise ship in Japan British passengers will be evacuated from a cruise ship that had been quarantined for two weeks off the coast of Japan after hundreds of people on bo...
09:48, 2020-02-20

U.S. Passengers Prepare to Evacuate From Cruise Ship in Japan As Americans scrambled to pack their bags for a chartered flight home, the number of coronavirus cases aboard the Diamond Princess grew to 355....
14:24, 2020-02-16

U.S. Passengers Evacuate Quarantined Cruise Ship in Japan Americans boarded two flights chartered by the State Department and headed to the United States after the number of coronavirus cases aboard the Diam...
05:36, 2020-02-17

Coronavirus latest: Death toll in China soars to nearly 600 as ten more cruise ship passengers test positive China has said the death toll from the coronavirus has risen to 563, with the number of confirmed cases now at 28,018....
08:12, 2020-02-06

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: Hundreds Let Off Quarantined Ship in Japan An initial group of 500 passengers was allowed to leave the Diamond Princess, even as a major outbreak continued onboard....
16:00, 2020-02-19

U.S. to evacuate Americans from cruise ship quarantined at Japan port The United States said on Saturday it will send aircraft to Japan to bring back American passengers on the quarantined cruise ship Diamond Princess, ...
22:24, 2020-02-15

Coronavirus updates: China death toll at 1,665, cruise operator waits for new test on passenger The cruise ship operator for MS Westerdam says it's waiting for secondary testing to confirm if a passenger on MS Westerdam has the virus....
04:12, 2020-02-16

Coronavirus: Britain prepares to evacuate citizens from Hubei UK nationals asked to contact embassy as frustration aired over government response Coronavirus: latest news - live updatesBritain is getting ready t...
12:16, 2020-01-28

Coronavirus outbreak: four cruise ship passengers test positive in UK – live news Turkey and Pakistan close borders with Iran after eight deaths, while in northern Italy towns are on lockdown after jump in cases 4.20pm GMT Four of ...
18:00, 2020-02-23

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 Live Updates: Japan Reports First Deaths of Ship Passengers The deaths of two Diamond Princess passengers in their 80s come as experts study coronavirus clusters in Japan for possible insight into how the illn...
14:36, 2020-02-20

Dutch government may evacuate 20 citizens from Wuhan, China The Dutch government is assessing ways to evacuate 20 Dutch citizens from the Chinese city of Wuhan, press agency ANP reported on Monday....
13:44, 2020-01-27

Kazakhstan to send two planes to China to evacuate its citizens Kazakhstan will send two planes to China on Feb. 10 and Feb. 12 to evacuate its citizens amid a coronavirus outbreak, the Central Asian nation's fore...
08:00, 2020-02-10

Japan, U.S. evacuate citizens from China as virus spreads The United States and Japan flew citizens out of the Chinese city at the epicenter of a new virus outbreak on Wednesday, as the death toll rose sharp...
12:00, 2020-01-29

Italy to evacuate 35 nationals from cruise ship quarantined at Japan port Italy said on Sunday it would evacuate citizens from a coronavirus-stricken cruise ship being held under quarantine in the Japanese port of Yokohama,...
13:00, 2020-02-16

South Korea to evacuate Koreans from cruise ship quarantined in Japan South Korea said on Sunday it would evacuate Koreans from a coronavirus-stricken cruise ship being held under quarantine in the Japanese port of Yoko...
13:00, 2020-02-16

Canada to evacuate passengers from virus-hit Diamond Princess cruise ship Canada has chartered a plane to evacuate its citizens onboard the Diamond Princess cruise liner docked in Yokohama, Japan, the Canadian government sa...
08:00, 2020-02-16

U.S. to evacuate Americans aboard cruise ship quarantined at Japan port The United States said it will send an aircraft to Japan to bring back U.S. passengers on the quarantined cruise ship Diamond Princess, where the mos...
13:00, 2020-02-15

Coronavirus Live Updates: American From Ill-Fated Cruise Is Said to Test Positive The passenger from the Westerdam, which docked in Cambodia last week after being turned away elsewhere, was later found to have the virus in Malaysia...
08:00, 2020-02-16

Coronavirus Live Updates: W.H.O. Declares a Global Health Emergency The World Health Organization has declared the epidemic an international public health emergency. Chinese officials say 170 people have died....
20:56, 2020-01-30

Countries look to evacuate citizens as coronavirus death toll rises to 106 Several countries including the United States, Japan, Mongolia and France are preparing evacuations of their citizens, but Canada has not yet announc...
13:00, 2020-01-28

US to evacuate citizens in Chinese city at center of coronavirus outbreak The United States is organizing a charter flight to evacuate diplomats and citizens from the Chinese city where the recent coronavirus outbreak origi...
17:20, 2020-01-25

Coronavirus Live Updates: Japan Reports First Deaths of Passengers From Quarantined Ship The two passengers on the Diamond Princess were both in their 80s and had underlying health issues, the authorities said. They had been hospitalized ...
12:12, 2020-02-20

China virus toll exceeds 130; Japan, U.S. evacuate citizens The United States and Japan flew citizens out of the Chinese city at the epicentre of a new virus outbreak on Wednesday, as the death toll rose sharp...
08:36, 2020-01-29

Turkey to evacuate citizens from China's Wuhan over virus outbreak: NTV Turkey will evacuate 32 citizens and their families from China's Wuhan, at the epicenter of a new virus outbreak, in the coming days, the country's a...
09:36, 2020-01-29

Brazil sending two planes to evacuate citizens from virus-hit China Brazil on Tuesday obtained authorization from China to fly two planes to the city of Wuhan at the center of the new coronavirus outbreak to evacuate ...
23:44, 2020-02-04

Russia sends first plane to evacuate citizens from China's Wuhan: RIA A first Russian military plane took off on Tuesday to evacuate Russian citizens from the Chinese city of Wuhan, the epicenter of the coronavirus outb...
11:12, 2020-02-04

China virus toll crosses 130; Japan, U.S. evacuate citizens The United States and Japan flew citizens out of the Chinese city at the epicenter of a new virus outbreak on Wednesday, as the death toll rose sharp...
10:00, 2020-01-29

Russia to evacuate citizens from China as virus toll rises China faced mounting isolation from international travel curbs and flight suspensions on Saturday, with Russia to start pulling out its citizens next...
18:36, 2020-02-01

State Department will evacuate Americans from cruise ship, first death confirmed in Europe China's National Health Commission reported an additional 143 deaths nationwide, as well as 2,641 new confirmed cases as of Feb. 14....
16:24, 2020-02-15

Coronavirus news LIVE: Two deaths in Italy as Brits return from Diamond Princess cruise ship Parts of northern Italy have been put on lockdown following the death of a 78-year-old man from coronavirus....
16:00, 2020-02-22

Coronavirus Live Updates: Taiwan Reports First Death; U.S. Ship Passenger Tests Positive A 61-year-old man who had a history of diabetes and hepatitis B died of the coronavirus in Taiwan....
15:36, 2020-02-16

Coronavirus live updates: Taiwan confirms first death, US ship passenger infected with virus China's National Health Commission reported that there were 2,009 new confirmed cases of the coronavirus and 142 additional deaths as of Feb. 15....
16:48, 2020-02-16

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 live updates: Mnuchin says coronavirus won't hurt China trade deal, Yum warns on virus hit As of Thursday, more than 28,000 cases of coronavirus have been reported, resulting in at least 565 deaths....
16:48, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus news LIVE: WHO warns over global coronavirus outbreaks as China death toll rises The death toll in China from coronavirus rose to 259 on Saturday and a World Health Organisation (WHO) official said other governments need to prepar...
14:24, 2020-02-01

Coronavirus latest LIVE: Brits evacuate Wuhan after Dominic Raab urges UK nationals to flee China Evacuations are ongoing from the coronavirus epicentre after the government urged Britons to flee China....
08:48, 2020-02-05

Indonesia says China clears planes to evacuate Indonesian citizens from Hubei Indonesia's foreign minister said on Friday that China had cleared planes to fly to the virus-hit Chinese province of Hubei to evacuate Indonesian ci...
09:56, 2020-01-31

Ukraine preparing to evacuate citizens from Wuhan in China on Tuesday: embassy Ukraine is preparing to evacuate its citizens from the city of Wuhan in China's Hubei province on Tuesday by special charter plane to Kiev, a stateme...
11:48, 2020-02-10

Coronavirus live updates: 60 more cruise liner passengers diagnosed with virus – latest news Cases on Diamond Princess docked in Japan rise to 130 as death toll inside China jumps to 908 with more then 40,000 infections. Follow updates 5.34am...
07:12, 2020-02-10

Coronavirus live updates: First death outside of China reported in Philippines, more countries suspend China flights A World Health Organization report said the outbreak is still largely centered in the Hubei province in China....
12:12, 2020-02-02

Coronavirus live updates: Singapore's DBS confirms an employee has been infected, as global cases top 44,000 DBS Group said that one of its employees had been infected with the pneumonia-like coronavirus after being tested on Feb. 11....
09:36, 2020-02-12

Coronavirus live updates: US confirms 15th case, global cases soar above 60,300 The total number of cases climbed above 60,000 after China changed the way it counts confirmed infections, and deaths soared to at least 1,369....
20:24, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus Live Updates: Threat to Global Economy Spreads; More Americans Are Quarantined Mass quarantine centers were ordered in Wuhan, but it’s not clear they would be able to provide even basic help....
18:52, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus live updates: Trump says US is 'working closely' with China on outbreak, China death toll rises There were 65 additional deaths in China and all of them came from Hubei province, the epicenter of the outbreak....
05:48, 2020-02-05

Coronavirus live updates: Princess Cruises guests allowed to leave ship, cases soar above 60,300 The total number of cases climbed above 60,000 after China changed the way it counts confirmed infections while deaths soared to at least 1,369....
13:48, 2020-02-13

2 State Department sponsored flights will evacuate nearly 400 Americans from the quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship Reuters/Issei Kato The CDC has said 380 Americans will evacuated from the quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship off the coast of Yokohama, Japan, ...
08:48, 2020-02-15

China vows to beat 'devil' virus as countries rush to evacuate citizens President Xi Jinping said on Tuesday that China was sure of defeating a "devil" coronavirus that has killed 106 people, but international alarm was r...
20:36, 2020-01-28

China vows to slay 'devil' virus, as countries scramble to evacuate citizens President Xi Jinping said on Tuesday that China was sure of defeating a "devil" coronavirus that has killed 106 people, but international alarm was r...
19:52, 2020-01-28

Coronavirus live updates: China says death toll hits 259, Apple temporarily closes all stores in mainland China 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....
09:16, 2020-02-01

Coronavirus live updates: Pace of new cases in Hubei on the rise again; cruise lines ban Chinese nationals As of Friday evening, more than 33,800 cases of coronavirus have been reported, resulting in at least 717 deaths....
23:44, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus live updates: Global air travel set to decline, FBI stocks up on hand sanitizer and masks More than 75,700 cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus and at least 2,130 deaths have been confirmed as of Thursday....
19:36, 2020-02-20

Coronavirus live updates: Global health emergency declared, US confirms first human transmission There are now more than 8,200 confirmed coronavirus cases across the world, outpacing the nine-month SARS outbreak in less than a month....
20:52, 2020-01-30

Coronavirus Live Updates: Number of Deaths Surpasses 200, and W.H.O. Declares Global Health Emergency 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...
01:44, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus live updates: WHO chief calls on global leaders to 'stop stigma and hate' Chinese officials on Saturday reported 2,641 new coronavirus cases and 143 additional deaths in the last 24 hours....
18:12, 2020-02-15

Coronavirus live updates: IMF lowers global growth forecast, warns of 'more dire scenarios' China's National Health Commission said 2,345 people have died in the country from the coronavirus, and over 76,288 people are infected....
16:36, 2020-02-22

Coronavirus live updates: Iran confirms two deaths, IMF chief issues warning on global growth As of Wednesday, more than 75,200 cases of coronavirus have been reported, resulting in at least 2,000 deaths....
17:36, 2020-02-19

Coronavirus live updates: Fed sees risk to global growth, markets face 'pretty serious reckoning' As of Wednesday, more than 75,200 cases of coronavirus have been reported, resulting in at least 2,000 deaths....
00:24, 2020-02-20

Coronavirus live updates: IMF lowers global growth forecast; cases surge in South Korea The World Health Organization confirmed that over 77,794 people are infected with the coronavirus, with 2,348 deaths in China and 11 deaths outside o...
00:24, 2020-02-23

Coronavirus live updates: Global oil demand outlook slashed, Chinese Grand Prix postponed The number of cases of the new coronavirus, named COVID-19, climbed above 45,000 with the death toll rising to at least 1,115....
15:48, 2020-02-12

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

Coronavirus live updates: Global air travel set for first decline since 2009, FBI stocks up on hand sanitizer and masks More than 75,700 cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus and at least 2,130 deaths have been confirmed as of Thursday....
21:36, 2020-02-20

The US government will reportedly evacuate its diplomats and citizens from Wuhan on a chartered plane amid the coronavirus outbreak REUTERS/Martin Pollard The US government will charter a plane on Sunday to evacuate US diplomats and US citizens from Wuhan amid the coronavirus outb...
16:20, 2020-01-25

Coronavirus live updates: White House commits $100 million; cruise lines ban Chinese nationals; Fed flags threat As of Friday, more than 31,000 cases of coronavirus have been reported, resulting in at least 636 deaths....
22:56, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus live updates: US confirms 15th case among Wuhan evacuees in Texas, global cases soar above 60,300 The total number of cases climbed above 60,000 after China changed the way it counts confirmed infections, and deaths soared to at least 1,369....
16:48, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus live updates: Fed sees risk to global growth, CDC issues Hong Kong travel guidelines As of Wednesday, more than 75,200 cases of coronavirus have been reported, resulting in at least 2,000 deaths....
21:48, 2020-02-19

Coronavirus live updates: Siegel says virus holding Dow back, US confirms 15th case as global cases soar above 60,300 The total number of cases climbed above 60,000 after China changed the way it counts confirmed infections, and deaths soared to at least 1,369....
19:24, 2020-02-13

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

Coronavirus Live Updates: Death in Philippines Is First Outside China As the overall death toll passed 300, health workers in Hong Kong threatened to strike if the territory’s government did not completely close the bor...
06:16, 2020-02-02

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

Coronavirus Live Updates: Singapore Will Bar Entries From China The city-state said it would stop issuing visas to people with Chinese passports and deny entry to foreigners who had visited China in the past 14 da...
14:00, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus Live Updates: Death in Philippines Is the First Outside China As the overall death toll passed 300, health workers in Hong Kong threatened to strike if the territory’s government did not completely close the bor...
07:16, 2020-02-02

Coronavirus Live Updates: Millions Across China Are Under Lockdown At least 150 million people in China — over 10 percent of the country’s population — face restrictions on how often they can leave their homes....
13:00, 2020-02-18

Indonesia to evacuate 74 people from coronavirus-affected ship off Japan Indonesia is "committed" to evacuating 74 of its nationals from the Diamond Princess cruise off the Japanese port city of Yokohama that has been affe...
09:48, 2020-02-20

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

Coronavirus Live Updates: China Is Tracking Travelers From Hubei The authorities are taking a high-tech approach to figuring which citizens may have visited Hubei Province, the epicenter of the epidemic....
23:48, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus Live Updates: Rate of New Fatalities Drops in China China’s National Health Commission on Monday reported 2,048 new cases of coronavirus infections and 105 new deaths over the previous 24 hours....
03:24, 2020-02-17

Coronavirus Live Updates: China Expands Mass Roundup A mass roundup of sick or possibly infected people is expanding beyond Wuhan, the city at the center of the coronavirus outbreak, to include other ci...
19:36, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus Live Updates: Singapore Closes Its Border With China The city-state said it would stop issuing visas to people with Chinese passports and deny entry to foreigners who had visited China in the past 14 da...
13:40, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus Live Updates: More Confusion as China Changes Counting Method Yet Again New clusters in Chinese prisons and a spike in cases in two Beijing hospitals raise new concerns....
15:00, 2020-02-21

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

Coronavirus live updates: Britons evacuated as US says 'do not travel to China' The death toll has reached 213 as the World Health Organization declares outbreak a global emergency. Follow live updates and latest newsWHO declares...
08:00, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus Live Updates: China Tracks Travelers From Hubei Chinese officials are using a combination of technology and policing to track movements of citizens who may have visited Hubei Province, where the co...
22:36, 2020-02-13

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

Coronavirus live updates: China death toll tops 1,000 China's National Health Commission said there were 2,478 confirmed new cases in the mainland and 108 additional deaths, most of them in Hubei provinc...
02:08, 2020-02-11

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

Coronavirus: China accuses US of spreading 'panic' — live updates The new virus has killed more people than the 2002-2003 SARS outbreak. China has accused the US of spreading "panic" by banning Chinese travelers fro...
10:12, 2020-02-03

Coronavirus Live Updates: China Says 1,700 Medical Workers Have Been Infected Six of the workers have died, the government said on Friday. It was the first time officials have disclosed the number....
12:12, 2020-02-14

Coronavirus Live Updates: China Changes Diagnosis Criteria, Resulting in Confusion The way China counts confirmed cases of the virus changed for the second time in a week, muddling the data, confusing scientists and resulting in a d...
07:48, 2020-02-20

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 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: 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 live updates: Director of hospital in Wuhan, China dies The Wuhan Municipal Health Commission said Liu Zhiming died at 51 years old after an all-out rescue attempt failed....
07:12, 2020-02-18

Coronavirus: China admits 'deficiencies' in response to virus— live updates Chinese health officials confirmed the number of fatalities has reached 425, with over 20,400 people infected nationwide. Hong Kong has also reported...
08:04, 2020-02-04

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: China smartphone shipments predicted to fall in Q1 IDC said the coronavirus outbreak affected the Lunar New Year's shopping season in late January and is also expected to have adverse effects in the f...
07:32, 2020-02-11

Coronavirus Live Updates: Death Toll in China Overtakes 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....
14:24, 2020-02-09

Coronavirus live updates: Trump says US is 'working closely' with China on outbreak There were 65 additional deaths in China and all of them came from Hubei province, the epicenter of the outbreak....
06:04, 2020-02-05

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

Coronavirus: Germany begins evacuation mission to China — live updates A German military plane is on its way to China to evacuate more than 100 people amid the coronavirus outbreak. DW follows developments as China and t...
12:12, 2020-01-31

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

Coronavirus Live Updates: Stocks Sink as Markets Open in China As the overall death toll passed 360, a quarantine is being expanded in Wuhan, the central Chinese city where the coronavirus began....
03:28, 2020-02-03

China coronavirus: number infected hits 1,400 worldwide – live updates More than 1,370 infected in China as officials try to stem spread of virus which has reached Europe, the US and Australia. Follow the latest newsFull...
17:12, 2020-01-25

Coronavirus live updates: China says mainland death toll reaches 1,868 China reported 1,886 confirmed new cases and an additional 98 deaths on the mainland as of Feb. 17....
02:36, 2020-02-18

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

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

Coronavirus Live Updates: An American Dies of the Virus in Wuhan, China The death appeared to be the first of a U.S. citizen from the disease and prompted further questions about Beijing’s handling of the outbreak....
14:12, 2020-02-08

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

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

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

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 live updates: China's death toll exceeds 1,000, US GDP takes a hit As of Monday evening, more than 42,700 cases of coronavirus have been reported, resulting in at least 1,011 deaths....
23:40, 2020-02-10

US sending charter plane to evacuate American travelers aboard coronavirus cruise American travelers aboard a quarantined cruise ship in Japan will soon be back in the United States....
19:12, 2020-02-15

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: Death Toll Soars in China and Xi Takes Aim at Rumors The rise in the death toll and number of new cases came as China’s leader, Xi Jinping, ordered a crackdown on fake medical products and people who un...
06:16, 2020-02-06

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

Coronavirus live updates: Britons evacuated as US says 'do not travel to China' – latest news The death toll has reached 213 as the World Health Organization declares outbreak a global emergency. Follow live updates and latest newsWHO declares...
04:08, 2020-01-31

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

Coronavirus: China death toll climbs to 106 with first fatality in Beijing – live updates US updates travel warning to China to highest level as mayor of Wuhan admits authorities were too slow in releasing information about virus. Follow t...
03:12, 2020-01-28

Coronavirus: 73 test negative in UK as China death toll hits 81 – live updates World Health Organization chief travels to Beijing as more than 2,700 cases reported in China. Follow the latest news about the outbreak.Coronavirus:...
17:16, 2020-01-27

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

Coronavirus Live Updates: Americans Evacuated from China, as Death Toll Rises A plane carrying more than 200 American evacuees from the outbreak hot zone landed in Alaska, hours after Chinese officials confirmed nearly 6,000 ca...
08:20, 2020-01-29

Coronavirus Live Updates: As China Clamps Down on Negative News, Quarantines on Land and Sea In the U.S., the virus has now been reported in 12 states, though the numbers are very small....
02:08, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus Live Updates: Offers of Help Go Unanswered by China as Death Toll Rises Again The C.D.C. has offered for weeks to send a team of experts. What’s the holdup? “It’s up to the Chinese,” a U.S. official says....
03:24, 2020-02-08

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

Coronavirus Live Updates: Offers of Help Go Unanswered by China as Death Toll Grows Again The C.D.C. has offered for weeks to send a team of experts to China. What’s the holdup? “It’s up to the Chinese,” a U.S. official says....
02:32, 2020-02-08

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

Coronavirus live updates: South Koreans and Britons evacuated as US says 'do not travel to China' The death toll has reached 213 as the World Health Organization declares outbreak a global emergency. Follow live updates and latest newsWHO declares...
06:24, 2020-01-31

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 Live Updates: Philippines Reports First Death Outside China as Toll Passes 300 Australia joined the United States in temporarily barring foreigners who have recently visited China. Vietnam barred almost all flights from and to C...
05:16, 2020-02-02

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

Coronavirus live updates: 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 Live Updates: China Death Toll Is Greater Than in SARS Outbreak Stocks dropped sharply in China as investors returned from a holiday to the prospect of the world’s No. 2 economy being virtually shut down by the co...
15:12, 2020-02-03

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: 73 test negative in UK as China death toll hits 82 – live updates World Health Organization chief travels to Beijing as more than 2,700 cases reported in China. Follow the latest news about the outbreak.Coronavirus:...
21:24, 2020-01-27

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 Live Updates: China Seeks to Restart Economy While Fighting Outbreak A Japanese official tested positive after surveying passengers on a ship being held under quarantine in the port of Yokohama....
17:24, 2020-02-12

Coronavirus Live Updates: Toll Passes 250, and Apple Shuts China Stores Australia has joined the United States in temporarily barring foreigners who have recently visited China....
12:32, 2020-02-01

Coronavirus live updates: More stores in China close, Trump heaps praise on Xi As of Friday, more than 31,000 cases of coronavirus have been reported, resulting in at least 636 deaths....
14:40, 2020-02-07

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

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

Coronavirus: first death in Beijing as US issues new China travel warning – live updates Death toll rises to 82 as mayor of Wuhan admits authorities were too slow in releasing information about virus. Follow the latest developmentsWuhan m...
01:44, 2020-01-28

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

Coronavirus Live Updates: Evacuated Americans Arrive in U.S.; China Clamps Down on Coverage Two planeloads of Americans who were in Wuhan arrived in California and were being screened....
20:00, 2020-02-05

Coronavirus: China death toll rises to 106 with first fatality in Beijing – live updates US updates travel warning to China to highest level as mayor of Wuhan admits authorities were too slow in releasing information about virus. Follow t...
08:20, 2020-01-28

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

Coronavirus Live Updates: China Seeks Plasma Donors to Develop Treatment The government wants to use the antibodies of recovered coronavirus patients to help develop a treatment for those who are still sick....
08:36, 2020-02-14

Coronavirus live updates: Philippines reports first death as China says virus has killed 304 A World Health Organization report said the outbreak is still largely centered in the Hubei province in China....
04:40, 2020-02-02

Coronavirus: WHO declares global emergency but stresses confidence in China – live news WHO director says decision comes amid concern for countries with weaker health systems as UK citizens in Hubei are due to be flown home on FridayHow ...
21:24, 2020-01-30

Pressure grows on UK to rescue citizens from coronavirus-stricken ship Passengers on Diamond Princess liner ‘disillusioned’ with government over lack of action• All the day’s developmentsPressure is growing on the Britis...
02:48, 2020-02-16

Pressure grows on UK to airlift citizens on coronavirus-stricken ship Passengers on Diamond Princess liner ‘disillusioned’ with government over lack of action• All the day’s developmentsPressure is growing on the Britis...
19:12, 2020-02-15

More than 3,700 people are trapped on a cruise ship near Japan after 10 of them tested positive for the coronavirus. These are the steps Carnival, Royal Caribbean, and Norwegian Cruise Line are taking to protect passengers from it. (CCL, RCL, NCLH) Andy Newman/Carnival Cruise Lines via Getty Images More than 24,000 people have contracted the coronavirus, and 494 people have died from it. Carniva...
17:32, 2020-02-05

Ukraine plans to evacuate its citizens from China by end of the week: Interfax-Ukraine Ukraine plans to evacuate its citizens from Сhina by the end of the week over coronavirus fears, Interax-Ukraine cited a Ukrainian Health Ministry of...
17:28, 2020-02-03

Coronavirus Live Updates: Soaring Death Toll in China and Run on Stores in Hong Kong The rise in the death toll and number of new cases came as China’s leader, Xi Jinping, ordered a crackdown on fake medical products and people who un...
07:44, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus live updates: US and China clash at WHO over Taiwan's participation, death toll tops 500 As of Wednesday, more than 28,000 cases of coronavirus have been reported in China, resulting in 563 deaths....
12:16, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus Live Updates: Death Toll Soars in China; a Run on Stores in Hong Kong The rise in the death toll and number of new cases came as China’s leader, Xi Jinping, ordered a crackdown on fake medical products and people who un...
09:08, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus: Hong Kong cuts border crossings with mainland China – live updates US updates travel warning to China to highest level as mayor of Wuhan admits authorities were too slow in releasing information about virus. Follow t...
12:16, 2020-01-28

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 says death toll hits 170, India reports first case The number of coronavirus cases in China has exceeded the total number of SARS cases in that country during the 2003 epidemic....
11:40, 2020-01-30

Coronavirus live updates: Trump and Xi talk on the phone, China death toll hits 636 U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping talked about the spread of the virus, according to CCTV....
05:08, 2020-02-07

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 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

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: death toll climbs to 361, passing Sars fatalities in China – live updates Twenty French citizens evacuated from Wuhan show virus symptoms as New Zealand becomes latest to close its borders to travellers from ChinaFury in Ch...
02:24, 2020-02-03

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

Coronavirus live updates: First death outside of China reported in Philippines, India confirms second case A World Health Organization report said the outbreak is still largely centered in the Hubei province in China....
07:48, 2020-02-02

Coronavirus live updates: China warns of 'grim' job market for graduates, death toll at 1,113 DBS Group said that one of its employees had been infected with the pneumonia-like coronavirus after being tested on Feb. 11....
13:00, 2020-02-12

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 Live Updates: China Suspends Travel From More Cities, First Death Outside Epicenter Reported The travel restrictions imposed on Wuhan were extended to at least four more cities. At least 18 people have died and more than 600 have been sickene...
18:32, 2020-01-23

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: China Extends Travel Restrictions, Covering 35 Million People The authorities are scrambling to contain a rapidly spreading outbreak, restricting travel in 13 cities including Wuhan, the center of the mysterious...
10:52, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus Live Updates: China Expands Travel Restrictions to 2 More Cities as Outbreak Grows The authorities enacted strict travel bans for the central Chinese cities of Huanggang, Ezhou and Wuhan, collectively home to nearly 20 million peopl...
11:16, 2020-01-23

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 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 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 live updates: White House offers China help, OPEC likely to discuss oil impact The number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus worldwide is nearly 14,380. The death toll has risen to at least 304....
17:52, 2020-02-02

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 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: death toll climbs to 360, passing Sars fatalities in China – live updates Twenty French citizens evacuated from Wuhan show virus symptoms as New Zealand becomes latest to close its borders to travellers from ChinaFury in Ch...
01:32, 2020-02-03

Coronavirus live updates: US raises travel warning to China, expands airport screenings The majority of the cases are still in mainland China where local authorities have quarantined at least 10 major cities....
20:24, 2020-01-28

Coronavirus: death toll hits 41 as doctor dies from virus in China – live updates More than 1,280 infected and 18 cities in lockdown as officials try to stem spread of virus which has reached Europe, the US and Australia. Follow th...
12:24, 2020-01-25

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

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 live updates: CDC quarantines evacuated Americans, airlines suspend China flights Almost 10,000 coronavirus cases worldwide have now been reported, with at least 213 deaths....
20:56, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus Live Updates: Delta, United and American Airlines Suspend Flights to China The suspensions came after the State Department issued a travel advisory on Thursday night telling Americans not to go to China....
21:16, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus live updates: Japanese airlines reduce flights to China where virus has killed more than 500 As of Wednesday, more than 28,000 cases of coronavirus have been reported in China, resulting in 563 deaths....
06:52, 2020-02-06

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: 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 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

Coronavirus live updates: China sends team to Wuhan after outcry over whistleblower's death Dr. Li Wenliang, a Wuhan doctor, died Friday morning after being infected by the new virus. He was one of the first to warn about the virus....
07:32, 2020-02-07

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: 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 Widens Lockdown, First Death Outside Epicenter Reported, but No W.H.O. Emergency Yet The travel restrictions imposed on Wuhan were extended to at least four more cities. At least 18 people have died and more than 600 have been sickene...
20:44, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus live updates: China says death toll hits 170, while India reports first case The number of coronavirus cases in China has exceeded the total number of SARS cases in that country during the 2003 epidemic....
13:24, 2020-01-30

Coronavirus: China death toll reaches 213 after WHO declares global emergency – live news More than 9,320 people infected globally, as WHO director says decision comes amid concern for countries with weaker health systemsWHO declares coron...
02:32, 2020-01-31

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

Coronavirus live updates: Mnuchin says outbreak won't hurt China trade deal, Yum warns on virus hit As of Thursday, more than 28,000 cases of coronavirus have been reported, resulting in at least 565 deaths....
17:44, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus live updates: China pledges $10 billion to fight outbreak, UK confirms fourth case China has allocated a total of 71.85 billion yuan ($10.26 billion) to fight the fast-spreading coronavirus, which has killed more than 800 people...
15:48, 2020-02-09

Coronavirus live updates: China tries to get back to work; Beijing sets a 14-day quarantine rule for arrivals As of Friday, the COVID-19 coronavirus has infected more than 64,000 people in over two dozen countries, killing at least 1,380....
17:12, 2020-02-14

Coronavirus updates: China's second worst-hit city bans residents from leaving home – live news People who flout new order in Xiaogan city in central Hubei face detention for 10 days as global death toll reaches 1,775. Follow live news and lates...
05:12, 2020-02-17

Coronavirus live updates: China more isolated as airlines cancel flights, Estee Lauder and L'Oreal take a hit As of Thursday, more than 28,000 cases of coronavirus have been reported, resulting in at least 565 deaths....
22:00, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus live updates: China death toll hits 811 as new virus kills more people than SARS The death toll in China reached 811, after the country reported 89 additional deaths in the mainland....
03:36, 2020-02-09

Coronavirus Live Updates: Hong Kong Restricts Travel From Mainland China as Infections Exceed 4,500 The number of known cases of the new virus increased by nearly 60 percent overnight. A shortage of test kits has led experts to warn that the real nu...
11:20, 2020-01-28

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 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

Coronavirus live updates: China's death toll exceeds 1,000, Royal Caribbean eases restrictions As of Monday evening, more than 42,700 cases of coronavirus have been reported, resulting in at least 1,011 deaths....
02:08, 2020-02-11

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: New Wuhan hospital receives patients, China death toll hits 811 China starts receiving patients at the second makeshift hospital in Wuhan, the Leishenshan Hospital, according to state-run network CGTN....
05:52, 2020-02-09

Coronavirus live updates: China admits 'shortcomings' as death toll passes 420 – latest news Authorities call for improvements following ‘difficulties exposed in response to the epidemic’, as US reports second person-to-person transmission – ...
01:56, 2020-02-04

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

Coronavirus live updates: China accuses US of spreading fear, Saudis reportedly weigh oil cuts China's National Health Commission confirmed more than 17,200 cases of the coronavirus in the country and 361 deaths....
15:04, 2020-02-03

Coronavirus live updates: Second Wuhan hospital due to be completed today, China death toll hits 490 There were 65 additional deaths in China and all of them came from Hubei province, the epicenter of the outbreak....
05:32, 2020-02-05

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

Coronavirus Live Updates: Vietnam and Australia Curb Access to China as Death Toll Passes 250 Australia joined the United States in temporarily barring foreigners who have recently visited China. Vietnam barred almost all flights from China....
18:48, 2020-02-01

Coronavirus live updates: British Airways suspends mainland China flights – latest news Hundreds of Japanese and Americans airlifted out of city at heart of outbreak in China, with Australia to follow suit. All the latest news, liveAustr...
09:16, 2020-01-29

Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump Praises China’s Response to Outbreak as Death Toll Passes 600 After speaking by telephone with China’s leader, Xi Jinping, President Trump said on Twitter that “he will be successful.”...
12:20, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus live updates: China's international profile could diminish, Fitch says as death toll tops 900 China's political priority will be developing a strategy and implementing tactics to confront the virus and its fallout so as to preserve the leaders...
04:32, 2020-02-10

Coronavirus Live Updates: China’s Death Toll Soars as Wuhan Plans Roundup of Infected The rise in the death toll and number of new cases came as Chinese leaders told Wuhan to set up mass quarantine centers for people with the coronavir...
11:32, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus live updates: Airlines start suspending China flights, US raises travel warning Almost 10,000 coronavirus cases worldwide have now been reported, with at least 213 deaths....
17:44, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus live updates: China confirms 19 foreign nationals infected as death toll tops 500 As of Wednesday, more than 28,000 cases of coronavirus have been reported in China, resulting in 563 deaths....
10:48, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus live updates: CDC quarantines Americans evacuated from Wuhan, airlines suspend China flights Almost 10,000 coronavirus cases worldwide have now been reported, with at least 213 deaths....
19:56, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus Live Updates: Vietnam and Australia Curb Access to China as Death Toll Passes 300 Australia joined the United States in temporarily barring foreigners who have recently visited China. Vietnam barred almost all flights from and to C...
01:52, 2020-02-02

Coronavirus live updates: WHO says 15% of patients get pneumonia, Burger King closes half its China locations As of Monday, more than 40,000 cases of coronavirus have been reported, resulting in at least 910 deaths....
19:24, 2020-02-10

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: China death toll climbs to 361, passing country's Sars fatalities – live updates Twenty French citizens evacuated from Wuhan show virus symptoms as New Zealand becomes latest to close its borders to travellers from ChinaFury in Ch...
02:40, 2020-02-03

Coronavirus live updates: Trump imposes mandatory quarantines, airlines suspend China flights Almost 10,000 coronavirus cases worldwide have now been reported, with at least 213 deaths....
22:08, 2020-01-31

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 Live Updates: Hong Kong Imposes Quarantines as China Death Toll Rises President Trump has pledged to work with China on the outbreak, while cruise ships get new scrutiny after infections are found on two....
14:24, 2020-02-05

The hardest job on a cruise ship can lead to blindness and burned skin from dangerous chemicals, according to a lawyer who represents cruise ship workers Shutterstock Utility galley workers have the most difficult job on a cruise ship, the maritime lawyer Michael Guilford told Business Insider. Utility...
17:36, 2020-01-15

Scientology Cruise ship: Freewinds ship where Tom Cruise celebrated his birthday has measles outbreak in St. Lucia The actor celebrated his 42nd birthday on the Scientology cruise ship with a little Risky Business...
20:04, 2019-05-02

Coronavirus live updates: China's economic growth forecast downgraded as infections pass 30,000 – latest news Country mourns death of Wuhan whistleblower doctor as North Korea confirms first case of virus. Follow live updatesDoctor who blew whistle over coron...
06:16, 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: Death toll passes 250, China cancels tariffs on US virus prevention products Roughly 2,100 new cases of the coronavirus have been confirmed in China, raising the global total to nearly 12,000, according to the Chinese and Worl...
16:28, 2020-02-01

Coronavirus live updates: Wuhan hospital director dies from virus, Moody's lowers China forecast The Wuhan Municipal Health Commission confirmed Liu Zhiming, the director of Wuchang Hospital in Wuhan, died Tuesday morning....
11:36, 2020-02-18

Coronavirus live updates: Beijing city bans group meals as China death toll hits 563 As of Wednesday, more than 28,000 cases of coronavirus have been reported in China, resulting in 563 deaths....
03:16, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus Live Updates: Soaring Death Toll in China and a Toilet Paper Panic in Hong Kong The rise in the death toll and number of new cases came as China’s leader, Xi Jinping, ordered a crackdown on fake medical products and people who un...
07:28, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus live updates: Boston confirms eighth US case, Delta speeds up China flight suspensions Roughly 2,100 new cases of the coronavirus have been confirmed in China, raising the global total to nearly 12,000, according to the Chinese and Worl...
19:40, 2020-02-01

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: 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 live updates: 'compulsory quarantine' on all arrivals to Hong Kong from mainland China – latest news Thousands on board Diamond Princess cruise ship in offshore quarantine in Japan after 10 people test positive, as China death toll passes 490Thousand...
14:20, 2020-02-05

Coronavirus live updates: Death toll in China hits 490, Princess Cruises says 10 passengers test positive There were 65 additional deaths in China and all of them came from Hubei province, the epicenter of the outbreak....
03:20, 2020-02-05

Coronavirus live updates: China says death toll hits 259, suspends tariffs on US virus prevention products 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....
14:20, 2020-02-01

Coronavirus live updates: China tries to get back to work; Hong Kong pledges $3.2 billion to fight virus As of Friday, the COVID-19 coronavirus has infected more than 64,000 people in over two dozen countries, killing at least 1,380....
15:36, 2020-02-14

Coronavirus: China stock market plummets as country's death toll climbs past 360 – live updates Shanghai market is down nearly 8% on first day of trading after extended lunar new year break; more cases identified in US and VietnamFury in China a...
09:00, 2020-02-03

Coronavirus: China's stock market plummets as country's death toll climbs past 360 – live updates Shares plunge nearly 9% as Shanghai trading opens for first time after break over lunar new year; New Zealand closes borders to travellers from China...
03:24, 2020-02-03

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: Infections Exceed 900 and Reach Europe, as Travel Limits in China Encircle 35 Million Shanghai Disneyland shut down, hospitals pleaded for help, France reported two cases — the first in Europe — and the youngest victim so far was ident...
21:20, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus news LIVE: Global death toll from Covid-19 passes 1,100 as China Grand Prix set to be postponed The global coronavirus death toll has surpassed 1,100, with around 45,000 people diagnosed with the deadly virus....
09:24, 2020-02-12

Coronavirus live updates: all arrivals to Hong Kong from mainland China face 'compulsory quarantine' – latest news Thousands on board Diamond Princess cruise ship in offshore quarantine in Japan after 10 people test positive, as China death toll passes 490Thousand...
13:12, 2020-02-05

Coronavirus live updates: Airbnb temporarily halts check-ins for Beijing bookings as China death toll tops 900 Airbnb said it has suspended bookings of all listings in Beijing, with check-in dates from Feb. 7 to Feb. 29, in guidance from local authorities....
07:52, 2020-02-10

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

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 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

Coronavirus live updates: Delta speeds up China flight suspensions, Beijing cancels tariffs on US anti-virus products Roughly 2,100 new cases of the coronavirus have been confirmed in China, raising the global total to nearly 12,000, according to the Chinese and Worl...
18:24, 2020-02-01

Cruise line bans China citizens; Outrage as doctor who sounded alarm over virus dies The coronavirus death of a Chinese doctor who had been reprimanded for sounding an early warning about the disease triggered anger at the government ...
21:48, 2020-02-07

Trapped on a Cruise Ship by the Coronavirus: When Is Breakfast? A two-week quarantine has left Masako Ishida and hundreds of others dealing with inconveniences and trying to figure out how to pass the time....
15:04, 2020-02-05

Coronavirus: What is it like on Japan's quarantined cruise ship? The Diamond Princess cruise ship has been quarantined in Japan's Yokohama harbor for a week, and the number of coronavirus cases on board has risen. ...
15:04, 2020-02-10

A second cruise ship has been quarantined over coronavirus scare Anthony Kwan/Getty Images A cruise ship is being held in quarantine in Hong Kong's Kai Tak cruise terminal amid concerns about an outbreak after thre...
19:56, 2020-02-05

Cruise ship becomes coronavirus nightmare scenario As China’s coronavirus continues to wreak havoc in the country and in the several locations where it has managed to break free from China&rsquo...
17:40, 2020-02-08

China virus toll rises to 170 as countries isolate citizens to stop global spread Several countries began isolating hundreds of citizens evacuated from the Chinese city of Wuhan in an effort to stop the global spread of an epidemic...
07:48, 2020-01-30

Coronavirus: US evacuates Americans onboard cruise ship Diamond Princess evacuations begin as China announces death toll in country up to 1,665Hundreds of American passengers left the Diamond Princess crui...
20:00, 2020-02-16

Japan confirms 39 new coronavirus cases on cruise ship Japan confirmed 39 new cases of the coronavirus, or COVID-19, on a cruise ship quarantined at one of its ports, bringing the total number infected on...
05:12, 2020-02-12

61 coronavirus cases confirmed on cruise ship off Japan The number of confirmed coronavirus cases has risen to 61 onboard the Diamond Princess, the cruise ship filled with thousands of passengers quarantin...
18:20, 2020-02-07

One Russian on cruise ship confirmed to have coronavirus: embassy Russia's embassy in Japan said on Tuesday that a Russian woman earlier said to have been diagnosed with coronavirus on a cruise ship docked in Japan ...
16:24, 2020-02-18

Coronavirus: 66 more cases on cruise ship as 'depression sets in' Passengers on Diamond Princess face at least another nine days in quarantineCoronavirus – live updatesAnother 66 passengers onboard a luxury cruise l...
23:16, 2020-02-10

Cruise ship passenger causes coronavirus scare in Sydney Australian health officials tested a passenger onboard a cruise ship docked in Sydney harbor for a "respiratory illness" on Friday, causing passenger...
04:36, 2020-02-14

Americans trapped on cruise ship with coronavirus get to go home Enlarge / YOKOHAMA, JAPAN - FEBRUARY 10: A member of the media wears a face mask while walking past the Diamond Princess cruise ship. (credit: Getty ...
20:48, 2020-02-15

Dozens test positive for coronavirus on cruise ship The number of diagnosed cases of coronavirus on a Princess Cruises ship quarantined off the coast of Japan has tripled.      ...
17:24, 2020-02-07

Ten more on cruise ship in Japan test positive for coronavirus: NHK Ten more people on a cruise liner in the port of Yokohama, south of Tokyo, tested positive for coronavirus, NHK said on Thursday, citing the health m...
02:40, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus: B.C. man among those stuck on quarantined cruise ship in Japan The Fort Langley man is among 3,700 passengers and crew under a two-week quarantine after 20 people tested positive for the virus, including two Cana...
07:44, 2020-02-06

3,700 trapped aboard cruise ship after coronavirus embarks Enlarge / YOKOHAMA, Feb. 6, 2020: Diamond Princess, a cruise ship which has been kept in quarantine at the port of Yokohama in Japan. (credit: Getty ...
22:20, 2020-02-06

Two Diamond Princess cruise ship passengers die from coronavirus Two elderly cruise ship passengers who had coronavirus on board Princess Cruises' Diamond Princess have died, according to Japan's health ministry. &...
08:12, 2020-02-20

Passengers quarantined on coronavirus-hit cruise ship off Japan Around 3,700 people are facing at least two weeks locked away on a cruise liner anchored off Japan after health officials confirmed on Wednesday that...
06:08, 2020-02-05

American diagnosed with coronavirus after leaving cruise ship The 83-year-old woman, one of more than 2,200 people stuck for weeks aboard the MS Westerdam before they were allowed to disembark Friday in Cambodia...
00:36, 2020-02-16

Americans evacuated from coronavirus-hit cruise ship return to US Passengers flown from Japan after being stuck onboard now face 14 days in quarantineCoronavirus - live updatesTwo charter flights carrying cruise shi...
13:24, 2020-02-17

Japanese cruise ship becomes coronavirus nightmare scenario As China’s coronavirus continues to wreak havoc in the country and in the several locations where it has managed to break free from China&rsquo...
20:04, 2020-02-07

Cambodia says no passengers on castaway cruise ship have coronavirus None of the 20 passengers on board a cruise ship which docked in the Cambodian port town of Sihanoukville on Thursday have the coronavirus, a spokesm...
15:48, 2020-02-13

Brits prepare to fly home from cruise ship hit by coronavirus UK government sends plane to repatriate quarantined citizens on Diamond PrincessDozens of Britons who have been trapped on a coronavirus-hit cruise s...
10:12, 2020-02-21

Two more Russians on cruise ship off Japan have coronavirus: embassy Another two Russian nationals aboard a quarantined cruise ship docked near Tokyo have been diagnosed with coronavirus, Russia's embassy in Japan said...
09:48, 2020-02-20

Coronavirus: Two passengers from Japan cruise ship die, reports say More than 620 passengers aboard the cruise ship Diamond Princess were infected with the COVID-19 virus. Japanese authorities have been criticized for...
05:24, 2020-02-20

Cruise ship turned away over coronavirus docks in Cambodia A cruise ship that was turned away by four Asian countries over concerns its passengers could be infected by the coronavirus docked in Cambodia Thurs...
04:12, 2020-02-13

Two passengers from coronavirus-stricken cruise ship die in Japan Enlarge / OKOHAMA, JAPAN - 2020/02/20: Former passengers of the Diamond Princess cruise ship leave on a chartered bus after spending weeks on board i...
19:24, 2020-02-20

US to evacuate more Americans from China amid coronavirus outbreak: Pompeo "We have a handful more flights that will be heading to China to bring Americans back home from Hubei province," said the Secretary of State....
18:12, 2020-02-03

Foreigners evacuate China as coronavirus death toll rises to 132 The figures cover the previous 24 hours and represent a rise of 26 in the number of deaths -- 25 of which were in the epicenter of Hubei province and...
03:12, 2020-01-29

Cruise ship turned away over coronavirus allowed to dock in Cambodia A cruise ship that was turned away by four Asian countries over concerns its passengers could be infected by the coronavirus will be allowed to dock ...
01:00, 2020-02-13

Hong Kong testing over 1,800 passengers on cruise ship for coronavirus Hong Kong was testing over 1,800 passengers and crew on a cruise ship for a coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, after some crew members reported ha...
09:00, 2020-02-05

Coronavirus: UK trying to contact Britons who left cruise ship in Cambodia Concerns over handling of exit from MS Westerdam after one passenger later tested positiveCoronavirus - live updatesThe UK government is scrambling t...
20:24, 2020-02-17

Diamond Princess cruise ship: At least 24 Americans infected with coronavirus At least two dozen Americans are among the passengers infected with the coronavirus in the outbreak on the quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship d...
16:00, 2020-02-10

Passengers Scanned For Coronavirus on Cruise Ship in Bayonne, New Jersey 27 Chinese nationals have been screened for coronavirus on a Royal Caribbean cruise ship in Bayonne, New Jersey, on Friday, according to the New Jers...
19:48, 2020-02-07

Four New Jersey cruise ship passengers hospitalized for coronavirus screening About two dozen passengers aboard a Caribbean cruise ship that docked in Bayonne, New Jersey, on Friday morning were screened for coronavirus and fou...
17:40, 2020-02-07

CDC: Westerdam passenger 'never had coronavirus to our knowledge' after cruise ship chaos After Holland America's MS Westerdam disembarked, a passenger tested positive for coronavirus. Now the CDC says the 83-year-old never had the virus. ...
05:00, 2020-02-22

Couple trapped on cruise ship quarantined over coronavirus taking it ‘day by day’ Karey and Roger Maniscalco are among 3,700 people — including 251 Canadians — who have been quarantined aboard Princess Cruises' Diamond Princess in ...
18:36, 2020-02-10

175 now infected with coronavirus on cruise ship, including quarantine officer Enlarge (credit: Getty | Bloomberg) At least 175 people have contracted 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) aboard a luxury cruise ship quarantined in...
21:36, 2020-02-12

'Imagine being trapped in your bathroom' — what it's like on coronavirus-quarantined cruise ship Diamond Princess passenger Matthew Smith said he is "maintaining his confidence" that he and his wife will not test positive for the coronavirus....
16:32, 2020-02-10

Another 67 people test positive for coronavirus on cruise ship in Japan Another 67 people have tested positive for the coronavirus on the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan, Health Minister Katsunobu Kato said on Satur...
11:48, 2020-02-15

6,000 passengers stuck on cruise ship in Italy over coronavirus fears Thousands of passengers and crew members are not allowed to leave a cruise ship docked in Italy after a couple started to show coronavirus symptoms. ...
17:56, 2020-01-30

Hundreds of Americans flown home from cruise ship, 14 with coronavirus More than 300 American passengers have been flown home from a cruise ship after two weeks under quarantine off Japan, including 14 found to have coro...
14:00, 2020-02-17

Passengers from coronavirus-hit cruise ship Diamond Princess land in UK Thirty-two holidaymakers flown back as fear grows for welfare of infected Britons left in JapanA repatriation flight carrying 32 Britons and European...
08:48, 2020-02-23