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Hundreds march in Hong Kong against potential coronavirus quarantine clinics

Hundreds of anti-government protesters marched in multiple Hong Kong neighborhoods on Saturday against government plans to potentially turn some buil...

Hundreds march in Hong Kong against potential coronavirus quarantine clinics

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Hong Kong protests: Hundreds march through London for #standwithHK and pro-China demonstrations Hundreds have turned out in central London for two separate marches over the ongoing protests in Hong Kong....
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Hundreds of thousands march in Hong Kong as protests approach half-year mark Chanting “Fight for freedom” and “Stand with Hong Kong,” a sea of protesters formed a huge human snake winding for blocks on Hong Kong Island, from t...
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Hong Kong cracking down on people ignoring coronavirus quarantine Hong Kong’s health minister said Monday that people who ignore 14-day coronavirus quarantines will first be given a warning – then forced to wear ele...
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Officials in Hong Kong are using wristbands to track families that are under Wuhan coronavirus quarantine AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim People in Hong Kong who visited the Hubei province in China will be placed on in-home quarantine and tracked using wristbands...
18:28, 2020-02-04

Hong Kong protesters set planned quarantine building on fire amid coronavirus concerns Vincent Yu/AP A group of protesters launched a Molotov cocktail in a newly built Hong Kong residential building that was slated to serve as a quarant...
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China’s coronavirus death toll hits 563 as Hong Kong, Japan quarantine 2 cruise ships Health officials said in the last 24 hours, the U.N. health agency has seen the biggest jump in cases since the start of the epidemic....
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Hong Kong's Disneyland is letting the government use some of its land to quarantine people and stop the coronavirus spreading Hong Kong's Disneyland is letting the city use its sites to quarantine people as the government tries to stop the deadly coronavirus from spreading. ...
11:36, 2020-02-15

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: 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

Armed robbers steal hundreds of rolls of toilet paper amid Hong Kong coronavirus panic "We want to emphasize that we have sufficient toilet roll supply to meet demand," a store rep insisted....
13:12, 2020-02-17

Armed gang steals hundreds of toilet paper rolls in Hong Kong amid coronavirus panic-buying Armed robbers have stolen hundreds of toilet rolls from a supermarket delivery man in Hong Kong, amid severe shortages caused by coronavirus panic-bu...
12:12, 2020-02-17

Hundreds of U.S. evacuees from China placed under coronavirus quarantine at military bases Another 350 Americans airlifted from the epicenter of China's fast-spreading coronavirus outbreak were placed under quarantine at two military bases ...
02:40, 2020-02-06

Hong Kong protesters rally against planned virus quarantine centers Hundreds of demonstrators rallied for a second day in Hong Kong on Sunday to protest against plans to turn some buildings into coronavirus quarantine...
13:00, 2020-02-16

Hong Kong cruise passengers head to quarantine after third flight from Japan A third plane with five Hong Kong residents who were quarantined on the Diamond Princess cruise in Japan for more than two weeks landed early on Sund...
02:48, 2020-02-23

Hong Kong protesters march against 'totalitarianism' Hong Kongers have taken to the streets as part of a coordinated day of global protests aimed at casting a shadow over communist China's upcoming 70th...
13:00, 2019-09-29

Second batch of Diamond Princess passengers arrive in Hong Kong to face further quarantine A second plane with 82 Hong Kong residents who were quarantined on the Diamond Princess cruise in Japan for more than two weeks landed early on Satur...
02:36, 2020-02-22

First batch of Diamond Princess passengers arrive in Hong Kong to face further quarantine More than 100 Hong Kong residents who were quarantined on the Diamond Princess cruise in Japan for over two weeks landed on Thursday morning in the A...
09:48, 2020-02-20

Hong Kong's lawyers march against 'political prosecutions' Around 3,000 legal professionals pile pressure on justice department in ninth week of protests Thousands of Hong Kong’s legal professionals have stag...
19:12, 2019-08-07

Protesters, police skirmish in Hong Kong after pro-democracy march While a large crowd rallied in a nearby park, another group of protesters took over a main street, strewing bamboo poles on the pavement and lining u...
13:28, 2019-08-25

Thousands march in Hong Kong to commemorate June 4 protests HONG KONG (AP) — More than 2,000 people are marching in Hong Kong to mark 30 years since a pro-democracy protest in Beijing’s Tiananmen Square ...
13:28, 2019-05-26

Hong Kong handover anniversary: march and protests – in pictures Frustration among opposition protesters in Hong Kong boiled over on Monday, with one group laying siege to the legislative council building and tens ...
16:24, 2019-07-01

Hong Kong braced for weekend of protests despite cancellation of march After 13 weeks of defiance, the movement faces a watershed amid wave of arrests and growing violence Hong Kong has braced for another weekend of mass...
10:16, 2019-08-31

Nearly 2,000 Hong Kong seniors march in support of young protesters "They are young people and they are doing the right thing. Why are they being mistreated?"...
14:32, 2019-07-17

Protest march in downtown Hong Kong erupts into violence A mixed crowd of hardcore protesters in black and wearing masks, along with families with children, spilled into the roads of the Causeway Bay shoppi...
13:56, 2019-09-15

Hong Kong extends suspension of schools till at least March 16 Hong Kong extended on Wednesday the suspension of schools till at least March 16 in a bid to contain the spread of the coronavirus in the city, where...
04:12, 2020-02-13

Hong Kong protesters march demanding leader resign Protesters in Hong Kong are demanding that the city's leader completely withdraw an extradition bill and step down. Chief Executive Carrie Lam has on...
13:44, 2019-06-16

Hong Kong set for street march, mourns death of protester HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong is bracing for another massive protest over an unpopular extradition bill, a week after the crisis brought as many as 1 mi...
05:12, 2019-06-16

Hong Kong protesters march in peace after weeks of chaos Thousands of pro-democracy protesters march in peace in the city's center to "show the world that Hong Kong people can be totally peaceful." The day ...
13:16, 2019-08-18

Hundreds arrested in Hong Kong during New Year’s Day protests HONG KONG — Hong Kong police arrested about 400 people in New Year’s Day protests after what started as a peaceful pro-democracy march of tens of tho...
22:12, 2020-01-02

Hong Kong protests: Thousands march through Yuen Long despite police ban Thousands of protesters have taken to the streets of Hong Kong in defiance of a police ban in the latest round of civil action over the Chinese extra...
12:40, 2019-07-27

Hong Kong protesters to defy police ban on march after gang attack Demonstration ‘must go on’ in area where commuters were beaten with iron rods Demonstrators in Hong Kong have vowed to march despite a police ban to ...
17:20, 2019-07-25

Hong Kong braces for huge New Year's Day march after night of unrest Marchers begin to gather after New Year’s Eve violence saw police fire teargas and activists set fire to barricades Thousands have gathered in Hong K...
08:48, 2020-01-01

Hong Kong: 1.7m people defy police to march in pouring rain An estimated quarter of the population fill downtown park and surrounding streetsHong Kong’s dilemma: fight or resist peacefullyAn estimated 1.7 mill...
20:12, 2019-08-18

Protesters march in Hong Kong in defiance of police ban in 9th week of demonstrations Protesters marched in two Hong Kong neighbourhoods Saturday in defiance of a ban by police who have clashed repeatedly with government critics....
15:36, 2019-08-10

Dozens held in Hong Kong after violence at parallel trading march Protests target mainlanders’ practice of bulk-buying goods to sell at profit in ChinaPetrol bombs have been thrown at a Hong Kong police station and ...
16:28, 2020-01-05

Gasoline bombs thrown as thousands march in Hong Kong: police Protesters marching peacefully hit the rain-slickened streets of Hong Kong again in multiple locations on Saturday, defying police warnings that they...
14:52, 2019-10-12

Pro-democracy activists arrested in Hong Kong, weekend march canceled Two prominent pro-democracy activists were arrested Friday in Hong Kong on charges of organizing an illegal protest – the latest crackdown by authori...
15:12, 2019-08-30

Protesters flood the streets in Hong Kong in march against proposed extradition law The massive protest came three days before Hong Kong’s government plans to bring the bill to the full legislature, bypassing the committee process, i...
13:44, 2019-06-09

Hundreds of thousands join New Year’s Day rally in Hong Kong Police fire teargas at protesters as anti-government movement continues into 2020Police in Hong Kong have fired teargas and deployed water cannon aga...
17:08, 2020-01-01

Hundreds of thousands turn out for peaceful Hong Kong protest Hong Kong enjoyed a rare calm weekend after 10 weeks of civil unrest, with no violent clashes reported Sunday as up to 1.7 million protesters turned ...
00:44, 2019-08-19

Hundreds of thousands join New Year's Day rally in Hong Kong Police fire teargas at protesters as anti-government movement continues into 2020Police in Hong Kong have fired teargas and deployed water cannon aga...
16:28, 2020-01-01

Hundreds arrested at huge New Year’s Day rally in Hong Kong Police detain 400 and fire teargas as anti-government protests continue into 2020A huge New Year’s Day march in Hong Kong has ended in mass arrests a...
18:56, 2020-01-01

Tens of thousands march in Hong Kong, demand city leader step down Tens of thousands of Hong Kong residents, mostly clad in black despite the sweltering weather, jammed the city’s streets Sunday in a vehement show of...
13:52, 2019-06-16

Tens of thousands march through Hong Kong to protest Chinese extradition bill Protests against the now-suspended bill have drawn millions of people to the streets in the former British colony in recent weeks, posing the biggest...
17:52, 2019-07-07

Hong Kong protesters get green light for big march after pro-democracy election sweep Some calm has descended since the Nov.24 district elections, when pro-democracy candidates won nearly 90% of the seats....
14:44, 2019-12-05

'Liberate Hong Kong': protesters defy police ban to march on seat of government Police fire teargas as London urged to press Beijing to uphold ‘one country, two systems’Hong Kong riot police have fired teargas and deployed water ...
15:28, 2019-09-15

Hong Kong protests: Thousands of schoolteachers march through streets in latest demonstration Thousands of schoolteachers took to the streets of Hong Kong as the latest weekend of protests got underway in the Chinese territory....
14:16, 2019-08-17

Hong Kong: thousands march in Yuen Long, scene of thug attacks Activists defy police ban to stage protest at site where attacks took place last weekendThousands of protesters are marching in Yuen Long where last ...
11:36, 2019-07-27

Hong Kong: thousands march in Yuen Long amid police standoff Activists defy police ban to stage protest at site where attacks took place last weekendHundreds of protesters marching in Yuen Long, the district in...
13:44, 2019-07-27

‘Semi-paralyzed’: Hong Kong protesters rally against mask ban in latest march Marchers still came out to defy the new ban on face coverings that the government of the semi-autonomous Chinese territory says have made the identif...
13:40, 2019-10-05

Hong Kong: police fire teargas as thousands march in Yuen Long Activists defy police ban to stage protest at site of attacks last weekendHong Kong riot police fired teargas and pepper spray on thousands of protes...
18:00, 2019-07-27

Hong Kong: hundreds gather for fresh protest against extradition bill Sit-in outside Legislative Council offices is fourth demonstration in two weeks in the citySmall crowds of demonstrators, most of them young, gathere...
06:12, 2019-06-21

Hong Kong protests: hundreds trapped as police lay siege to university Teargas stops protesters escaping despite president of Polytechnic University assuring them of safe passage Live updates: police fire teargas at prot...
09:16, 2019-11-18

Hundreds of thousands gather in Hong Kong park for pro-democracy rally Organizers said they hoped the assembly would be peaceful, which would make for a rare calm weekend in a months-long movement marked by violent clash...
20:04, 2019-08-18

Hong Kong: hundreds of thousands join protest in pouring rain Huge crowds fill downtown park and surrounding streets, forcing police to block roadsHong Kong’s dilemma: fight or resist peacefullyHundreds of thous...
14:16, 2019-08-18

Hong Kong protests: hundreds arrested as university standoff enters third day Fears of bloody clashes as up to 200 remain trapped inside Polytechnic University Fears of a potential crackdown or bloody clashes have risen in Hong...
06:24, 2019-11-19

Hong Kong protests: hundreds surrender to police after university standoff Carrie Lam says no children have been arrested but they may face further investigationAbout 600 protesters who were trapped by police inside a Hong K...
04:16, 2019-11-19

Hong Kong Canadians march on Vancouver’s Chinese consulate to protest proposed extradition law The proposed law would make it easier to send suspected criminals from Hong Kong to mainland China....
01:04, 2019-06-10

Dozens held in Hong Kong after anti-parallel trading march turns violent Protests target mainlanders’ practice of bulk-buying goods to sell at profit in ChinaPetrol bombs were hurled at a Hong Kong police station and dozen...
15:20, 2020-01-05

Hong Kong protesters torch Chinese flag as cops fire tear gas at march Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protesters burned a Chinese flag amid more violent clashes with police Saturday. Cops fired tear gas and pepper spray...
15:56, 2019-09-21

Thousands march in Hong Kong to mark 30 years since 1989 Tiananmen Square protests More than 2,000 people marched in Hong Kong on Sunday to mark 30 years since a pro-democracy protest in Beijing’s Tiananmen Square ended in bloodshed...
16:24, 2019-05-26

Hong Kong protests: thousands march in Yuen Long, scene of thug attacks Activists defy a police ban and protest in Yuen Long, where protesters and commuters were attacked last SundayThousands of defiant protesters began a...
09:48, 2019-07-27

Hundreds held on cruise ship in Hong Kong as authorities check for virus More than 1,800 passengers and crew on a cruise ship that docked in Hong Kong on Wednesday were being kept on board while they were tested for a coro...
09:00, 2020-02-05

Hundreds of thousands take to streets in renewed Hong Kong protests – video report Protesters dressed in black have marched through central Hong Kong demanding a full retraction of the China extradition law. The huge new rally comes...
16:56, 2019-06-16

Hundreds gather outside Hong Kong’s high court to demand release of activist Hundreds of masked protesters yelling “Revolution Now!” crammed the sidewalk in front of Hong Kong’s High Court and spilled onto the street in an imp...
13:36, 2019-10-09

Hong Kong unrest: hundreds surround court as protesters charged with rioting Supporters gather outside court where accused appeared, chanting ‘liberate Hong Kong’ More than 20 people have appeared in a Hong Kong court charged ...
07:32, 2019-07-31

Hong Kong unrest: hundreds gather outside court as protesters charged with rioting Supporters gather outside court where accused appeared, chanting ‘liberate Hong Kong’ More than 20 people have appeared in a Hong Kong court charged ...
09:20, 2019-07-31

Hong Kong protests: Riot police hit the streets after thousands march through city for latest demonstration Riot police took to the streets of Hong Kong today after thousands of schoolteachers marched through the Chinese territory in the latest weekend of p...
14:32, 2019-08-17

Hong Kong protests: Hundreds gather for unity rally as lull in violence continues Hundreds of activists - young and old - have come together for a unity rally in Hong Kong, vowing that their months-long movement will not falter unt...
16:00, 2019-11-30

Hong Kong riots: Further clashes between police and protesters as hundreds remain on the street in protest over extradition law Further clashes broke out between protesters and police in Hong Kong on Thursday as hundreds of people continues to protest against a planned extradi...
10:52, 2019-06-13

Hong Kong protests: Hundreds of thousands fill streets in first police-approved rally since August Vast crowds of black-clad demonstrators filled the streets of Hong Kong on Sunday for the first protest approved by authorities since August....
21:00, 2019-12-08

Hundreds of Hong Kong protesters surrendered to police after a days-long university campus siege Getty Hundreds of protesters surrendered to police after a days-long siege of the Polytechnic University in Hong Kong. Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam an...
14:08, 2019-11-19

Hundreds of protesters surround government headquarters in Hong Kong as officials prepare to table extradition law HONG KONG (AP) — Hundreds of protesters surround government headquarters in Hong Kong as officials prepare to table extradition law....
03:00, 2019-06-12

Hong Kong protests: Hundreds block police headquarters in latest protest over extradition bill fallout Hundreds of people have lined the streets outside of Hong Kong's police headquarters in the latest round of protests over the fallout from the contro...
17:44, 2019-06-21

Hong Kong's pro-democracy parties win hundreds of seats in local elections as the city pushes back against China Pro-democracy candidates in Hong Kong made huge gains on Monday in district council elections, winning 344 of the 452 seats as of 2 p.m. local time, ...
07:24, 2019-11-25

Hong Kong protests: Hundreds block train services and cause commuter chaos in latest anti-government campaign Hundreds of Hong Kong protesters have blocked train services during the early morning rush hour, causing commuter chaos in the latest in a string of ...
06:56, 2019-07-30

Tear gas launched by police as hundreds of thousands join latest Hong Kong protest against controversial extradition bill Police have launched tear gas and fired rubber bullets as hundreds of thousands take part in the lasted extradition bill protest in Hong Kong....
11:00, 2019-07-22

Tiananmen Square massacre: Hundreds of thousands join huge vigil in Hong Kong to mark 30th anniversary Tens of thousands of people joined a candlelit vigil in Hong Kong to mark the 30th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre in Beijing....
05:04, 2019-06-05

Hong Kong latest: Officers fire tear gas and flood streets in riot gear at hundreds of protesters gather outside police station There were more scenes of chaos today in Hong Kong as police fired tear gas at hundreds of protesters who had gathered outside a police station in Ko...
17:44, 2019-08-14

'Hundreds' seek private clinics for medical cannabis Private cannabis clinics have now opened in the UK, charging up to £800 per month for prescriptions....
03:32, 2019-08-16

Hong Kong protesters call on Donald Trump to 'liberate' the territory as they march on US consulate Protesters in Hong Kong called upon US President Donald Trump to "liberate" the territory as they marched upon its US consulate....
12:20, 2019-09-08

Hong Kong protest: Hundreds surround government HQ in protest against controversial extradition law Hundreds of protesters have surrounded Hong Kong's government headquarters in a bid to block a debate on a highly controversial law that would allow ...
05:16, 2019-06-12

Hong Kong protests: Incredible pictures show thousands line the streets of Hong Kong in protest over extradition law Tens of thousands of protesters have marched through the streets of Hong Kong in protest over government-sponsored legislation that would allow peopl...
23:24, 2019-06-09

Hong Kong Dispatch: A Trump Bump for Hong Kong’s Last Commercial Cantonese Opera Theater Seeking new audiences, a troupe goes for something other than the traditional realm of historic battles, lost loves and palace drama. And it found Pr...
11:40, 2019-05-08

China suspends review of US requests to send military ships and aircraft to Hong Kong in response to Hong Kong human rights bill Shutterstock / Lewis Tse Pui Lung China's Foreign Ministry on Monday said the country is suspending its review of requests made by US military ships ...
10:12, 2019-12-02

UK says it is 'shocked and appalled' after an ex-Hong Kong consulate employee alleged he was chained up and beaten in China in order to spill information on Hong Kong protests Vernon Yuen/NurPhoto via Getty Images British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab on Wednesday condemned China's treatment of a former employee of Britain...
00:52, 2019-11-21

Hong Kong's Lam says city vigilant over coronavirus Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Wednesday that the government had been very vigilant over the coronavirus, adding that the rapid flow of people a...
15:36, 2020-01-22

A Divided Hong Kong Confronts the Arrival of the Coronavirus Hong Kong announced the shutdown of major rail passenger links and limits on flights coming from the mainland. China will stop issuing visas for indi...
14:44, 2020-01-28

First coronavirus death in Hong Kong as four more cities are locked down Chinese leadership admits ‘shortcomings’ in handling of outbreak as death toll hits 420Is UK overreacting by telling citizens to leave China?Coronavi...
21:32, 2020-02-04

Hong Kong reports first coronavirus fatality: TVB news Hong Kong reported its first coronavirus death, local news broadcaster TVB said on Tuesday, the second fatality outside mainland China....
04:08, 2020-02-04

Hong Kong Reports First Death From Coronavirus Outbreak The death was the second from the virus outside mainland China. The patient was a 39-year-old man who had visited Wuhan and returned to Hong Kong on ...
08:24, 2020-02-04

Hong Kong records first death from new coronavirus; overall toll more than 420 Hong Kong reported its first death from the newly identified coronavirus on Tuesday, the second outside mainland China from an outbreak that has kill...
07:56, 2020-02-04

Coronavirus vs. Chinese, Hong Kong Stocks: Who Leads, Who Follows? When you glance at the news, it's hard not to feel scared. You might think that stocks in China and Honk Kong sold off only after the news of coronav...
22:16, 2020-01-24

Lam says Hong Kong has system in place to handle coronavirus Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam told global elites in Davos on Thursday she is "cautiously confident" the city will get through the flu-like virus that t...
20:20, 2020-01-23

Hong Kong records first death from new coronavirus; overall toll over 420 Hong Kong reported its first death from the newly identified coronavirus on Tuesday, the second fatality outside mainland China from an outbreak that...
06:08, 2020-02-04

First coronavirus death in Hong Kong as four cities are locked down Chinese leadership admits ‘shortcomings’ in handling of outbreak as death toll hits 420Coronavirus - live updatesHong Kong reported its first death f...
19:04, 2020-02-04

Hong Kong declares state of emergency over coronavirus Hong Kong declared a state of emergency and shuttered schools across the region as the world continues to grapple with the spreading coronavirus....
22:12, 2020-01-25

229 US citizens were released from coronavirus quarantine this week. Here's where the 15 military-approved quarantine camps are. Riverside County Department of Public Health The US and many other countries have evacuated citizens from Wuhan, China, because of a coronavirus outb...
02:24, 2020-02-21

Coronavirus: Hong Kong reports 2nd death outside mainland China Hong Kong became the second place outside mainland China to record a death from a mysterious new disease on Tuesday as the Chinese government announc...
11:44, 2020-02-04

Coronavirus sickens residents on different floors of Hong Kong apartment The development is prompting worried comparisons with the deadly SARS pandemic of 17 years ago....
00:54, 2020-02-12

Hong Kong reports its first coronavirus death as cases top 20K worldwide The deaths are up by a record 64 from the previous day, China's National Health Commission said Tuesday. The total number of infected there also rose...
04:24, 2020-02-04

Hong Kong on high alert to tackle coronavirus outbreak Hong Kong's government is on high alert to deal with a new flu-like coronavirus that has killed nine people in mainland China, the city's commerce se...
09:36, 2020-01-22

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

Hong Kong reports the city's first death related to the new coronavirus A 39-year-old man died Tuesday morning at the Princess Margaret Hospital, a spokesperson for the hospital said....
04:52, 2020-02-04

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

Hong Kong art shows axed amid coronavirus fears International art organization Art Basel on Friday announced the cancellation of its high-profile Hong Kong annual show next month as the city grappl...
03:48, 2020-02-07

Burberry says impact of coronavirus worse than Hong Kong protests British brand closes 24 of its 64 stores in mainland China as shopper numbers plummetBurberry has said the coronavirus is having a devastating effect...
14:36, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus: CDC issues new travel notices for Hong Kong, Japan The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued new advisories on Wednesday for travelers going to Hong Kong and Japan due to coronavirus. ...
17:00, 2020-02-20

Hong Kong records second coronavirus death: hospital spokeswoman Hong Kong recorded its second death caused by the new coronavirus on Wednesday, a Princess Margaret Hospital spokeswoman told Reuters....
04:48, 2020-02-19

Carrie Lam declares coronavirus emergency in Hong Kong – video Hong Kong’s chief executive, Carrie Lam, has raised the territory’s response to the coronavirus outbreak to emergency level.Immigration and travel fr...
13:52, 2020-01-25

More Brits to fly out of coronavirus-hit Wuhan as Hong Kong sees first death More British citizens were due to be flown out of the city at the centre of the coronavirus outbreak in China today....
14:32, 2020-02-04

First coronavirus death in Hong Kong as outbreak warnings grow Hong Kong suffered its first death from the coronavirus sweeping across China today as experts warned of the dangers of it breaking out in the Asian ...
12:32, 2020-02-04

Hong Kong researchers: Coronavirus infections may be far higher than reported The coronavirus has infected more than 2,800 people, most of them in the Wuhan region of China, where the first case was discovered weeks ago. The de...
20:24, 2020-01-27

Coronavirus: Hong Kong records 2nd death outside mainland China Hong Kong becomes the second place outside mainland China to record a death from a mysterious new disease as Chinese government officials announce 64...
07:24, 2020-02-04

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

Hong Kong suspends schools for longer to counter spread of coronavirus Scrambling to contain the spread of coronavirus, Hong Kong extended the suspension of schools on Thursday until at least March 16 and told overseas s...
07:12, 2020-02-13

Hong Kong confirms first death from coronavirus as medical workers strike Hong Kong reported its first death from coronavirus, only the second confirmed outside of mainland China....
14:28, 2020-02-04

Hong Kong reports 1st coronavirus death amid hospital strike Hong Kong hospitals cut services as medical workers were striking for a second day Tuesday to demand the border with mainland China be shut completel...
12:16, 2020-02-04

Second Hong Kong coronavirus death as it awaits stranded cruise passengers Hong Kong reported its second death from the new coronavirus on Wednesday as authorities drew up plans to fly home hundreds of city residents strande...
07:12, 2020-02-19

Coronavirus outbreak: United, American suspend flights to and from Hong Kong United and American on Tuesday suspended their flights to Hong Kong as U.S. carriers continue to manage the impact of the coronavirus outbreak.  ...
00:44, 2020-02-05

Hong Kong reports first coronavirus death; Macau to shut casinos Hong Kong reported its first coronavirus death and Macau ordered casinos to shut for two weeks as the Chinese territories battled to halt the spread ...
08:48, 2020-02-04

Hong Kong protesters slam government response to coronavirus outbreak Hundreds marched in opposition to the government’s plan to turn neighborhood buildings into quarantine centers – even as Chief Executive Carrie Lam c...
22:00, 2020-02-15

Coronavirus Live Updates: Hong Kong Reports First Death From Outbreak The death in Hong Kong Tuesday is the second outside mainland China. The victim was a 39-year-old man who had visited Wuhan and returned to Hong Kong...
04:48, 2020-02-04

'It's like a war': the fight for rice and toilet roll as coronavirus convulses Hong Kong Widespread anxiety that epidemic could last many months and basic necessities will run out is gripping the cityCoronavirus – live updatesIt is remini...
16:00, 2020-02-12

Coronavirus Live Updates: Hong Kong Reports Its First Death From Outbreak The death of the 39-year-old man was the second from the coronavirus outside mainland China. It came as health workers in Hong Kong have urged closin...
06:32, 2020-02-04

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

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

Hong Kong halts trains from mainland China as coronavirus spreads Hong Kong's leader has announced that all rail links to mainland China will be cut starting Friday as fears grow about the spread of a new virus. Chi...
12:28, 2020-01-28

Coronavirus: Hong Kong to slash border travel as virus spreads It wants to drastically reduce visits from mainland China, where the death toll has reached 106....
11:32, 2020-01-28

Coronavirus outbreak: Hong Kong records second death – live updates Deaths on the mainland pass 2,000 as passengers begin leaving the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan. Follow all the latest news here China’s hand...
06:24, 2020-02-19

Coronavirus Updates: Infection May Have Spread Through Hong Kong Building’s Pipes Dozens of people were quarantined at a Hong Kong housing complex after the virus appeared to spread through the building’s pipes. The number of total...
06:12, 2020-02-11

Hong Kong ramps up coronavirus fight by quarantining visitors from mainland China Visitors from mainland China to Hong Kong will be quarantined for 14 days as the semi-autonomous region aims to prevent the coronavirus from spreadin...
23:28, 2020-02-05

Almost 2,000 passengers held on cruise ship in Hong Kong amid coronavirus scare Almost 2,000 tourists are being held on a cruise ship in Hong Kong and being tested for the new coronavirus after several crew members reported sympt...
14:08, 2020-02-05

Hong Kong woman sings coronavirus parody of Natalie Imbruglia’s ‘Torn’ A Hong Kong singer has struck a humorous chord during the coronavirus outbreak with a parody of Natalie Imbruglia’s number “Torn.”...
17:00, 2020-02-12

Hong Kong shoppers snap up rice and noodles as coronavirus fears mount Panicky Hong Kong residents scooped noodles, rice, meat and toilet rolls into supermarket trolleys on Friday despite government assurances of ample s...
13:40, 2020-02-07

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

CDC issues travel guidelines for Hong Kong after second coronavirus-related death in the city It is the first coronavirus-related travel notice issued by the U.S. government for a territory beyond mainland China....
21:00, 2020-02-19

Hong Kong cruise quarantined after crew members report coronavirus symptoms Nearly 2,000 tourists are being quarantined on a cruise ship in Hong Kong after crew members complained of symptoms of the deadly coronavirus, accord...
23:48, 2020-02-05

Hong Kong sees thousands of medical workers strike as coronavirus spreads Hospitals in Hong Kong have scaled back services as thousands of medical workers went continued to strike Tuesday to demand the closure of the semi-a...
03:08, 2020-02-05

Hong Kong reports first coronavirus death as hospital workers escalate strike Hong Kong reported its first coronavirus death on Tuesday, a 39-year-old male who had been suffering from an underlying illness and had visited China...
04:28, 2020-02-04

Coronavirus could be knockout blow for Hong Kong's once-thriving tourism, retail sectors Tom Bennell's olive oil distribution business took a heavy beating during months of pro-democracy protests that emptied Hong Kong hotels and restaura...
03:00, 2020-02-18

UK's Intertek temporarily shuts Hong Kong garment office over coronavirus case British product quality testing firm Intertek Group Plc said on Sunday it had temporarily shut its Hong Kong Garment Centre in Kowloon from Feb. 11 f...
22:48, 2020-02-16

Coronavirus: Hong Kong reports first death as China's leadership admits ‘shortcomings’ Carrie Lam says measures would be taken ‘to reduce movement across the border’ as death toll growsCoronavirus - live updatesHong Kong has reported it...
12:48, 2020-02-04

As Coronavirus Spreads, Hong Kong Limits Border Traffic With Mainland China Facing heavy pressure even from some pro-establishment politicians, Chief Executive Carrie Lam shuts down train lines and limits flights and tourism....
10:20, 2020-01-28

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 Updates: Languishing Industry in Mainland China, and an Evacuation in Hong Kong President Xi Jinping, accused of being aloof amid the crisis, made a very public appearance in Beijing....
23:16, 2020-02-10

Hong Kong cuts China transport links as coronavirus toll mounts Nations scramble to extract citizens from Wuhan as first death is recorded in BeijingCoronavirus deaths in China pass 100 – latest updatesHong Kong h...
13:24, 2020-01-28

American Airlines suspends Hong Kong flights amid coronavirus outbreak American Airlines has suspended its Hong Kong flights in addition to its mainland China service amid coronavirus outbreak....
15:24, 2020-02-04

Hong Kong faces toilet paper shortage amid coronavirus outbreak Hong Kong customers are apparently racing to buy toilet paper in one of the latest shortages as Chinese factories struggle to meet demand....
17:56, 2020-02-06

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

China bans cars in Wuhan, Hong Kong closes schools as coronavirus spreads Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said her government has declared the outbreak an emergency and will close primary and secondary schools for two more week...
13:04, 2020-01-25

Hong Kong airline asks workers to take three-week unpaid leave in midst of coronavirus A Hong Kong-based airline asked 27,000 employees Wednesday to take three weeks of unpaid leave to lessen the economic impact from the coronavirus tha...
00:16, 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

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

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

Hong Kong residents hoard toilet paper, noodles as coronavirus fears mount Panicky Hong Kong residents scooped loads of tissues and noodles into supermarket trolleys on Friday despite government assurances that supplies woul...
09:04, 2020-02-07

Japan screens some 3,700 aboard quarantined cruise ship after Hong Kong coronavirus case Health screening began on Tuesday for some 3,700 passengers and crew aboard a cruise liner held in quarantine at the Japanese port of Yokohama, after...
11:12, 2020-02-04

Hong Kong to suspend high-speed rail service in bid to halt spread of coronavirus Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday the high-speed rail service between the city and mainland China would be suspended from Jan. 30, and all ...
10:40, 2020-01-28

Hong Kong suspends most of its border crossings with mainland China amid coronavirus outbreak Hong Kong's leader Carrie Lam has announced that 10 of the 13 border crossings with mainland China have been suspended in a bid to curb the spread of...
19:20, 2020-02-03

The coronavirus outbreak has only heightened Hong Kong’s hostility towards Beijing | Ilaria Maria Sala The street protests might be less well attended now, but resentment against the authorities is still growingThe coronavirus outbreak hit Hong Kong as...
14:00, 2020-02-13

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

Hong Kong shuts down schools as death toll rises amid coronavirus crisis Hong Kong will close its schools for two weeks as authorities scrambled Saturday to stop the spread of the Wuhan coronavirus. The two-week shutdown o...
16:48, 2020-01-25

Hong Kong closes most border crossings with mainland China, coronavirus death toll at 362 China's National Health Commission said the country's total is 361 deaths and 17,205 confirmed coronavirus cases, as of the end of Sunday....
15:04, 2020-02-03

Coronavirus Live Updates: Cases Up Nearly 60% Overnight, as Hong Kong Limits Travel From Mainland The number of known cases of the new virus rose by nearly 60 percent overnight. A shortage of test kits has led experts to warn that the real number ...
18:20, 2020-01-28

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

Hong Kong leader declares citywide virus emergency over coronavirus, first cases appear in Australia Hong Kong health authorities have confirmed 5 cases of coronavirus, with an additional 122 people being treated as potentially infected....
14:48, 2020-01-25

Coronavirus live updates: WHO officials are 'shadowboxing,' American cancels more Hong Kong flights As of Thursday, more than 28,000 cases of coronavirus have been reported, resulting in at least 565 deaths....
18:52, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus: Hong Kong hospital staff strike to demand closure of China border Workers want the border with mainland China completely shut - but authorities insist it stays open....
09:04, 2020-02-03

Japan quarantines cruise ship to test 3,700 on board after Hong Kong coronavirus case Japanese officials began screening more than 3,700 passengers and crew on a cruise ship quarantined off the port of Yokohama near Tokyo on Tuesday af...
06:08, 2020-02-04

American Airlines cancels Hong Kong flights as coronavirus fears slam airline capacity (AAL) AP American Airlines has suspended flights to Hong Kong through February 20, citing falling demand amid coronavirus fears. Airlines globally — ...
19:56, 2020-02-04

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

Coronavirus live updates: American cancels more Hong Kong 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....
19:56, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus: Norwegian, Royal Caribbean cruise lines ban China, Hong Kong passport holders The cruise industry is stepping up measures to fight the coronavirus outbreak, Cruise Lines International Association said Friday.    ...
02:40, 2020-02-08

World Rugby Sevens Series rounds in Hong Kong and Singapore postponed due to coronavirus outbreak The forthcoming Hong Kong and Singapore rounds of the World Rugby Sevens Series have been postponed due to the ongoing coronavirus crisis....
14:00, 2020-02-13

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

Wuhan Coronavirus Infections Could Be 30 Times Higher Than Official Total, Hong Kong Researchers Warn The number of people infected with a SARS-like form of coronavirus in Wuhan, China could already be more than 30 times higher the the official tally,...
15:32, 2020-01-27

Coronavirus updates: Hong Kong closes most border crossings with mainland China, death toll at 361 China's National Health Commission said the country's total is 361 deaths and 17,205 confirmed coronavirus cases, as of the end of Sunday....
11:04, 2020-02-03

Blocking the coronavirus: Hong Kong medical workers go on strike to demand closure of border with China Hong Kong medical workers launched a strike to pressure their government into closing the border with mainland China in a dramatic bid to slow the ou...
20:12, 2020-02-03

Coronavirus: Hong Kong medical workers strike to demand China border closure - live news 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...
09:20, 2020-02-03

Royal Caribbean bans China, Hong Kong, Macau passport holders from ships on coronavirus fears Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd said on Friday it would ban guests holding China, Hong Kong or Macau passports from boarding its ships amid concerns over...
21:48, 2020-02-07

2 cruise lines bar people with Chinese, Hong Kong or Macau passports from boarding their ships as coronavirus spreads Norwegian Cruise Lines and Royal Caribbean International implemented the new protocols this week....
02:24, 2020-02-08

'Draconian measures' needed to stop coronavirus: Hong Kong doctors beg their leader to close Chinese border Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam has not closed the region's border with mainland China, even as her advisers press her to shut them down fast in...
23:28, 2020-01-27

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

Hong Kong stocks slump 3% on coronavirus fears, but Apple results cheer traders - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news 8.02am GMT British Airways has just suspended all its flights to mainland China, underlini...
09:16, 2020-01-29

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: 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: 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

Hong Kong leader declares citywide virus emergency over coronavirus, cancels all official visits to mainland China Hong Kong health authorities have confirmed 5 cases of coronavirus, with an additional 122 people being treated as potentially infected....
11:40, 2020-01-25

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

United just extended China and Hong Kong cancellations as the coronavirus continues to wreak havoc on airlines and the entire travel industry (UAL) ASSOCIATED PRESS United Airlines is extending its suspension of flights to China and Hong Kong until April 24, citing the ongoing coronavirus outbrea...
03:00, 2020-02-13

9,000 Hong Kong hospital workers are threatening to strike amid coronavirus outbreak if the government doesn't close its border with mainland China THE CENTRAL HOSPITAL OF WUHAN VIA WEIBO /via REUTERS More than 3,000 doctors, nurses, and other hospital workers in Hong Kong voted in favor of strik...
17:32, 2020-02-01

Panicked shoppers in Hong Kong snapped up supplies like masks and toilet paper amid coronavirus fears and rumors about shipment cut-offs Phlip Fong/AFP via Getty Images People in Hong Kong have been raiding supermarkets and pharmacies for supplies from masks to toilet paper amid growin...
20:48, 2020-02-07

Russia sets up Siberia quarantine to prepare for potential virus spread Russia said on Tuesday it was preparing for the potential spread of China's coronavirus as authorities closed schools and cancelled public events in ...
17:04, 2020-02-04

Canada’s health minister to visit CFB Trenton where hundreds under quarantine Canadian Forces Base Trenton is housing Canadians airlifted from Wuhan, China, where the virus was first detected....
15:12, 2020-02-18

Coronavirus UK latest: 11 more British evacuees from coronavirus-hit China begin two-week quarantine Eleven more evacuees from coronavirus-hit China are beginning a two-week quarantine period after they were flown back to the UK on Sunday evening....
01:00, 2020-02-03

COVID-19 concerns grow in Japan as hundreds of cruise ship passengers finish quarantine While foreign travelers leaving the ship face more quarantine at home, Japanese do not -- a situation that has stoked concerns about Japan's quaranti...
05:24, 2020-02-21

Coronavirus latest: Brits on coronavirus-hit Diamond Princess ship wait to fly home as quarantine ends - LIVE British passengers on board Diamond Princess are waiting to fly home as passengers begin to disembark from the coronavirus-hit cruise ship in Japan....
12:24, 2020-02-19

Hundreds gather for NYC Women’s March despite horrendous weather Hundreds of people turned out Saturday for the Women’s March in Manhattan, undeterred by frigid temps and a sloppy snow. The 4th annual march k...
21:36, 2020-01-18

Hundreds march in Lebanon’s capital to reject new government The new government named in January came after weeks of political stalemate and amid nationwide protests while Lebanon grappled with an unprecedented...
21:12, 2020-02-01

Arizona students march to protest football player's potential deportation Thomas Torres has been in the US since he was a toddler and will miss his graduation to appear in immigration court on 22 MayAn Arizona high school s...
19:56, 2019-05-07

Hundreds march to protest Alabama abortion ban at state capital The demonstration came days after Gov. Kay Ivey signed the most stringent abortion law in the nation— making performing an abortion a felony in nearl...
03:16, 2019-05-20

Hundreds of thousands march in London, demand new Brexit referendum The protesters, some having travelled for hours from around the United Kingdom to get to the capital, waved EU flags under sunny skies and held placa...
15:56, 2019-10-19

Hundreds march to honor memory of Texas girl Maleah Davis HOUSTON (AP) — Hundreds of people marched to honor the memory of a 4-year-old Houston girl who was missing for several weeks before her remains were ...
18:24, 2019-06-10

Half a million protesters march in Barcelona, hundreds clash with police More than 200 people have been injured and nearly 100 arrested since separatist sentiment surged on Monday....
23:08, 2019-10-18

Hundreds March In Mexico City to Demand Action Against Police Accused of Rape Hundreds gathered in the streets of Mexico City on Friday to protest police violence and demand punishment for police officers accused of raping mino...
23:20, 2019-08-18

'It makes it real': hundreds march to re-enact 1811 Louisiana slave rebellion Over two days, men and women marched 26 miles to New Orleans to mark an overlooked uprising against slavery’s brutality – and pay tribute to those wh...
18:28, 2019-11-11

Hundreds of people march through London demanding justice for Grenfell Tower tragedy Hundreds of people marched through London to demand justice over the Grenfell Tower tragedy, a day after commemorations to mark the two-year annivers...
17:20, 2019-06-15

Greta Thunberg leads hundreds of thousands of protesters at Montreal climate march The Montreal rally drew hundreds of thousands of protesters in the fight against climate change....
22:00, 2019-09-27

Montreal climate march expected to draw hundreds of thousands, snarl traffic downtown The Montreal rally is expected to draw a heavy youth presence, with organizers estimating up to 300,000 protesters will be in attendance....
16:08, 2019-09-27

Grenfell anniversary: hundreds gather for moving silent march and vigil two years on from tragedy Silence fell around Grenfell Tower this evening, as hundreds of people gathered to remember those who died two years ago....
19:48, 2019-06-14

Brexit protests LIVE: Hundreds gather in Parliament Square during March for Change rally Hundreds of pro and anti-Brexit protesters have gathered in Parliament Square for separate demonstrations, leading to clashes and a strong police pre...
17:44, 2019-09-07

Coronavirus: What does being in quarantine mean? About 200 Britons returning from China will be isolated for two weeks in case of any coronavirus infections....
11:12, 2020-01-30

Brexit march London LIVE: People's Vote protest news as hundreds of thousands set to take streets Hundreds of thousands of people are preparing to descend on London's streets to demand a final say on Britain's exit from the European Union....
09:08, 2019-10-19

Brexit march London LIVE: People's Vote protest news as hundreds of thousands take to streets Hundreds of thousands of people are preparing to descend on London's streets to demand a final say on Britain's exit from the European Union....
13:00, 2019-10-19

Extinction Rebellion London protests LIVE: 21 arrests confirmed as hundreds of activists march on Downing Street Extinction Rebellion protesters this morning began two weeks of planned major disruption in London....
12:48, 2019-10-07

US coronavirus evacuees being kept under 14-day quarantine, CDC says The 195 passengers who arrived at the California base on Wednesday will be kept under a 14-day quarantine....
20:00, 2020-01-31

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

Coronavirus quarantine precautions around the world Planes have been chartered and quarantines set up – but some countries have been slow to reactCoronavirus – latest updatesHow to protect yourselfThai...
15:16, 2020-02-04

Coronavirus: In quarantine after being repatriated from China British man, Matt Raw sent this video from his accommodation at Arrowe Park Hospital after he was flown out of Wuhan....
00:00, 2020-02-01

Spotify is spending hundreds of millions to become a major podcasting player — and Wall Street sees massive potential for the stock (SPOT) Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for Spotify Spotify's integration of podcasts into its streaming services could boost its advertising revenue, an ana...
23:52, 2019-06-25

Fear and Takeout: 14 Days in Coronavirus ‘Self-Quarantine’ Hundreds of Americans who recently traveled to China are isolating themselves in basements and dorm rooms, waiting to see if they develop symptoms of...
14:24, 2020-02-05

Coronavirus: 20 Germans released from quarantine in Berlin They left the German Red Cross clinic two weeks after being flown out of the Chinese city of Wuhan. Germany has reported a total of 16 coronavirus ca...
14:24, 2020-02-23

Coronavirus: could the US government's quarantine and travel ban backfire? Public health experts say restrictive policies could spread fear, weaken the global response and needlessly limit civil libertiesThe US government’s ...
21:32, 2020-02-04

Coronavirus: how quarantine has fought disease through the ages From a plague-struck village to Wuhan today, quarantine has helped curb outbreaks for centuries....
17:08, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus: 14-day quarantine ordered for Beijing returnees On orders from Beijing, anyone returning to the capital must go into quarantine for 14 days or risk punishment. Chinese authorities also said over 1,...
10:00, 2020-02-15

'I felt like ET': UK man describes surreal coronavirus quarantine Michael Hope says he struggled to get GP appointment until he revealed he had been in ChinaCoronavirus death toll rises to 26 – live updatesWhen Mich...
17:20, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus: UK universities issue quarantine warning Students going to China for new year may not be readmitted without quarantine periodChina death toll rises - live updatesBritish universities have wa...
10:52, 2020-01-24

Nearly 200 Americans airlifted from China placed under coronavirus quarantine Reuters) - Nearly 200 Americans evacuated from China and voluntarily confined to a California air base for 72 hours of coronavirus screenings were pl...
22:28, 2020-01-31

First French nationals repatriated over coronavirus end quarantine The first group of French nationals repatriated from China due to the coronavirus outbreak returned to the outside world on Friday after two weeks in...
10:12, 2020-02-14

'I’ve been walking stairs for exercise': life under coronavirus quarantine One of the Britons flown back from Wuhan has been keeping a diary of life at Arrowe Park hospital in the WirralCoronavirus outbreak - latest developm...
15:36, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus: US confirms eighth case with quarantine in effect Federal authorities: Massachusetts patient flew from ChinaWhat is the coronavirus and how worried should we be?Federal health officials on Saturday c...
23:36, 2020-02-01

Pentagon to prepare coronavirus quarantine housing for 1,000 people Defense Secretary Mark Esper has instructed the Pentagon to ready military housing for 1,000 people as it prepares to quarantine those who may have t...
22:24, 2020-02-01

'Some idiot moaned about breakfast': life in coronavirus quarantine One of the Britons flown back from Wuhan has been keeping a diary of life at Arrowe Park hospital in the WirralCoronavirus outbreak - latest developm...
15:52, 2020-02-07

Video Chats and Ordering in: Coronavirus Quarantine With a Smartphone This is not your grandmother’s quarantine. People are confined and afraid, but their virtual lives have been largely uninterrupted....
20:00, 2020-02-18

Coronavirus: More to leave quarantine as cruise Britons isolate More than 100 UK nationals end their two-week period in Milton Keynes as 30 others begin their isolation....
09:36, 2020-02-23

Coronavirus: Evacuated Britons arrive at quarantine hospital UK nationals evacuated from a cruise ship arrive at Arrowe Park, where they will spend the next 14 days....
20:36, 2020-02-22

German coronavirus evacuee describes life in quarantine The German military recently flew back over 100 people from the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak — with two people on board testing positive for...
13:32, 2020-02-03

14 coronavirus cruise evacuees chartered back to U.S. to 2nd quarantine Two charter flights carrying Diamond Princess passengers from Japan landed at military bases in California and Texas.      &...
17:48, 2020-02-17

Coronavirus cruise passenger says quarantine is like ‘being trapped in your bathroom’ An American passenger trapped on the coronavirus-stricken Diamond Princess cruise ship docked in Japan says mandatory quarantine is like “being...
23:32, 2020-02-10

Why did US break Diamond Princess coronavirus quarantine? 'Something went awry' Anthony Fauci shed light on the decision to evacuate passengers from the Diamond Princess, 14 of whom have tested positive for the virus.   ...
20:36, 2020-02-17

Checkpoints, exclusion zones and quarantine: reporting the coronavirus A transparent plastic bag dropped at the door of my Shanghai apartment contained a handful of surgical masks along with a "friendly notice" informing...
16:16, 2020-01-28

First European killed by coronavirus as officials quarantine residents The 78-year old man died after testing positive for the virus just hours after 10 towns were locked down following a flurry of new cases...
09:48, 2020-02-22

Coronavirus outbreak sparks first federal quarantine in over 50 years Enlarge / A crew member of an evacuation flight of French citizens from Wuhan gives passengers disinfectant during the flight to France on February 1...
22:24, 2020-01-31

Russian woman sued for escaping coronavirus quarantine A quarantined Russian woman faces a lawsuit for endangering the public after escaping from a hospital by short-circuiting the electronic door to her ...
17:48, 2020-02-14

2 Russians escape coronavirus quarantine; 1 jumped out window Two women being quarantined in Russian hospitals amid the coronavirus outbreak escaped after complaining of dire conditions upon their return from Ch...
01:00, 2020-02-13

Government orders quarantine of 195 evacuees from China due to coronavirus The U.S. government has ordered a 14-day quarantine for the 195 passengers that were rushed out of Wuhan, China, to escape the spread of the coronavi...
20:12, 2020-01-31

Israelis who violate coronavirus quarantine could face prison Israelis who violate a mandatory 14-day home quarantine amid concerns they may be infected with the coronavirus face a sentence of up to seven years ...
00:12, 2020-02-21

About 350 U.S. evacuees from China placed under coronavirus quarantine at military bases Two planes carrying about 350 Americans out of Wuhan, China, arrived at an Air Force base in California on Wednesday as the United States stepped up ...
23:12, 2020-02-05

Coronavirus quarantine, travel ban could backfire, experts fear The government has broad legal authority to detain people in the name of public health. But politically and diplomatically, it’s more complicated....
22:52, 2020-02-04

U.S. confirms its eighth case of coronavirus, quarantine in effect U.S. health officials on Saturday confirmed an eighth case of the fast-spreading new coronavirus in the United States in a person who had traveled to...
21:28, 2020-02-01

Mothers Rise Up march: Rosamund Kissi-Debrah whose daughter died of asthma attack linked to air pollution joins hundreds at London climate rally The mother of Ella Kissi-Debrah, who died of an asthma attack believed to be linked to air pollution, told a climate rally her daughter died a "very ...
19:28, 2019-05-12

Coronavirus: UK universities issue quarantine warning to Chinese students Students going to China for new year may not be readmitted without quarantine periodChina death toll rises - live updatesBritish universities have wa...
12:00, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus: Princess cruise to stay under 14-day quarantine after 10 test positive The Diamond Princess will remain under quarantine off the coast of Japan for an additional 14 days after 10 people were diagnosed with coronavirus. &...
14:36, 2020-02-05

Coronavirus kills two people in Europe as officials quarantine residents The first fatality, a 78-year old man, died after testing positive for the virus just hours after 10 towns were locked down following a flurry of new...
11:12, 2020-02-22

Coronavirus: cases pass 66,000 as Beijing orders 14-day quarantine for returnees Covid-19 cases pass 66,000 in China as residents in capital who flout new restrictions told they will be ‘held accountable under the law’Beijing has ...
06:48, 2020-02-15

Coronavirus quarantine ends for 195 people who flew from Wuhan to California All 195 U.S. citizens, mostly diplomats and their families, were quarantined at the March Air Reserve Base in Riverside County since Jan. 29.  &...
14:12, 2020-02-12

Universities deny plans to put international students in coronavirus quarantine Group of Eight universities dismiss reports they will quarantine students from China on regional campusesAustralia’s eight most prominent universitie...
07:08, 2020-02-07

U.S. Imposes Coronavirus Quarantine on Group in California Evacuated From Wuhan The government took the rare step with 195 Americans who have been undergoing testing for the coronavirus at a California air base after being flown ...
19:44, 2020-01-31

Israel says those who violate coronavirus quarantine could face up to seven years in prison Israel is taking a tough stance against those who violate self-quarantines for coronavirus....
23:36, 2020-02-20

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

Diamond Princess cruise evacuee livestreams coronavirus quarantine A Diamond Princess cruise evacuee now being quarantined as one of the “high-risk” patients in Nebraska has been live-streaming her lockdo...
01:24, 2020-02-19

Japan to quarantine cruise ship on which coronavirus patient sailed Japan's government said on Monday it would quarantine a Yokohama-bound cruise ship, after a Hong Kong man who sailed on it last month tested positive...
21:20, 2020-02-03

Pentagon approves quarantine for 1,000 people amid coronavirus outbreak The Pentagon has green-lit housing to quarantine up to 1,000 people as officials work to prevent the spread of the coronavirus from overseas travel t...
19:44, 2020-02-02

Americans on coronavirus cruise ship barred from US after failed quarantine Enlarge / YOKOHAMA, JAPAN - FEBRUARY 19, 2020: A bus carrying passengers who will take the flight chartered by the government of the Hong Kong Specia...
02:12, 2020-02-20

Coronavirus: two Diamond Princess passengers die as Japan defends quarantine US says efforts to contain spread ‘may not have been sufficient’ as Japanese health minister argues ‘we’ve been doing our best’Two passengers who wer...
10:12, 2020-02-20

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

Inside Wuhan’s quarantine zone amid coronavirus outbreak Soldiers wearing face masks screened people Thursday for the coronavirus in Wuhan, China — where doctors donned hazmat suits to treat patients ...
19:12, 2020-01-23

U.S. evacuees freed from coronavirus quarantine, officials fear discrimination Nearly 200 people evacuated from the China coronavirus outbreak were released from quarantine in California on Tuesday with officials urging American...
01:00, 2020-02-12

U.S. confirms its 8th case of coronavirus; Pentagon to provide quarantine housing U.S. health officials on Saturday confirmed an eighth case of the fast-spreading new coronavirus in the United States and the Pentagon said it would ...
22:28, 2020-02-01

Barnard takes heat for quarantine of 13 students in coronavirus scare Barnard College placed 13 students returning from China in voluntary quarantine over coronavirus concerns and then threatened at least one with a ...
00:36, 2020-02-16

Coronavirus: Wuhan Britons end quarantine as cruise passengers isolate The 118 evacuees leave after 14 days, as 30 others from a virus-hit cruise ship begin their isolation....
12:24, 2020-02-23

One Wuhan family’s tale of coronavirus quarantine, followed by infection … and tragedy Liu Mengdi could only look on as her relatives were ravaged by the virus. Now she has been warned to stop posting about their traumaCoronavirus lates...
08:00, 2020-02-16

Brazil's Bolsonaro signs into law bill on quarantine rules for coronavirus Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has signed into law quarantine rules for Brazilians who will be brought back from the Chinese city of Wuhan, the e...
13:40, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus: Australia and UK to quarantine citizens repatriated from Wuhan for 14 days Australians departing Wuhan city and Hubei province in China will be flown to Christmas Island, where they will stay for up to 14 days as a condition...
14:00, 2020-01-29

U.S. states quarantine handful of passengers under Trump coronavirus screening (Reuters - Only a handful of commercial airline passengers have been quarantined in the United States under new Trump administration travel restricti...
04:20, 2020-02-08

Ottawa not ruling out possibility of quarantine for coronavirus evacuees: Hajdu But Health Minister Patty Hajdu said quarantine would only be used on advice of health officials....
00:08, 2020-02-01

For Trump administration, coronavirus quarantine presents a fine balancing act The emergency declaration provides funding for states and local health officials to deal with the viral outbreak, and flexibility to reassign federal...
04:52, 2020-02-01

Russia orders woman back into coronavirus quarantine after escape A Russian court on Monday ordered a woman to be returned to a quarantine facility as a precaution against coronavirus after she staged an elaborate e...
15:00, 2020-02-17

Americans could be sprung from Diamond Princess coronavirus quarantine on Sunday Hope is on the way for some 400 Americans trapped in coronavirus quarantine aboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship off the coast of Japan — the US g...
08:48, 2020-02-15

Coronavirus quarantine panic as used and dirty flu masks sold to healthy people The footage - claimed to be from the closed-off city of Wuhan - shows piles of dirty flu masks in cardboard boxes, as the death toll from the outbrea...
20:32, 2020-01-24

U.S. announces more coronavirus cases, details quarantine plans for returning travelers The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Monday announced a second case of transmission of the new coronavirus within the United ...
01:04, 2020-02-04

Brazil to declare emergency, quarantine people returning from coronavirus-hit Wuhan Alarmed by the growing risks of a new coronavirus, Brazil has decided to repatriate Brazilians from Wuhan, China, and will declare a national health ...
00:40, 2020-02-04

Coronavirus: Diamond Princess exodus begins amid criticism over quarantine More than 3,000 people to disembark over three days after ship proved a fertile breeding ground for Covid-19Deaths rise over 2,000 in China - latest ...
06:24, 2020-02-19

Home at last: Australians arrive for quarantine after weeks on coronavirus cruise ship More than 150 Australians arrived home on Thursday to begin two weeks of quarantine after finally disembarking a cruise ship docked in Japan where mo...
11:48, 2020-02-20

Two Diamond Princess cruise ship passengers die of coronavirus after quarantine lifts Two people who had been on the quarantined Diamond Princess cruise liner died Thursday after becoming infected with the coronavirus....
21:00, 2020-02-20

Coronavirus: Riots erupt in Ukraine as China evacuees enter quarantine Residents of a town that will house evacuees from Wuhan clashed with police amid fears of a coronavirus spread. President Volodymyr Zelenskiy has ass...
03:48, 2020-02-21

Two passengers from coronavirus-hit cruise ship in Japan die, authorities defend quarantine Two elderly passengers became the first people from aboard a cruise ship moored near Tokyo to die of the coronavirus, the Japanese government said on...
18:00, 2020-02-20

With selfie, Ukrainian health minister joins coronavirus evacuees in quarantine Ukraine's health minister joined evacuees from China in quarantine in a sanatorium on Friday in a show of solidarity after fears over the possible sp...
18:36, 2020-02-21

Coronavirus: Princess cruise to stay under quarantine after 10 more passengers test positive The Diamond Princess will remain under quarantine off the coast of Japan for an additional 14 days after 10 people were diagnosed with coronavirus. &...
04:40, 2020-02-06

Protesters stone buses carrying Wuhan coronavirus evacuees to quarantine Ukrainians also clashed with police and burnt tires in protest over dozens of evacuees from Wuhan being placed in quarantine in their town...
12:00, 2020-02-21

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

Esper approves DoD housing for US coronavirus quarantine after eighth case confirmed Defense Secretary Mark Esper approved government housing for 1,000 people who may have to be quarantined as a result of the novel coronavirus on Satu...
22:20, 2020-02-01

Beijing has instituted a 14-day quarantine for anyone returning to the city, in an attempt to contain the coronavirus outbreak AP Beijing imposed a 14-day quarantine on people returning to the city, in an attempt to contain the spreading coronavirus that originated in the Chi...
21:00, 2020-02-15

No coronavirus found after hours-long quarantine on cruise ship in Italy Approximately 6,000 passengers were held on the Costa Smeralda while authorities investigated two potential cases of the new coronavirus....
20:40, 2020-01-30

Diamond Princess passenger tweets food reviews during coronavirus quarantine An American passenger on board the Diamond Princess — a massive cruise ship quarantined off the coast of Japan because of the coronavirus ̵...
03:20, 2020-02-08

Free porn offered to cruise-ship passengers under coronavirus quarantine Adult website CamSoda has offered stranded passengers 1,000 free tokens to use on their camming services....
03:12, 2020-02-12

Formula E racer Ma Qinghua speaks out after undergoing coronavirus quarantine period Ma will be racing in the Formula E race in Mexico City on Saturday night but had to travel a week earlier than planned as he played down fears over t...
21:12, 2020-02-14

Coronavirus UK: British citizens evacuated from China on way to quarantine centre on the Wirral Follow our LIVE updates on the coronavirus outbreak HERE It comes after two cases in the UK were confirmed There have been 177 tests carried out...
21:08, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus Live Updates: Beijing Sets Stringent New Quarantine Rules The mandate came as the national government disclosed that hundreds of medical workers who had been helping combat the coronavirus had become infecte...
17:48, 2020-02-14

Third Diamond Princess passenger, 80-year-old Japanese man, dies after coronavirus quarantine A third passenger who had been on board Princess Cruises' Diamond Princess, the ship quarantined for coronavirus, has died.     &...
19:36, 2020-02-23

Princess Cruises outlines plan for end of coronavirus quarantine as US evacuates Americans The U.S. will evacuate the American passengers on board Princess Cruises' Diamond Princess, the U.S. Embassy in Japan announced Saturday.   ...
07:12, 2020-02-16

U.S. confirms its eighth case of coronavirus; Pentagon to provide quarantine housing U.S. health officials on Saturday confirmed an eighth case of the fast-spreading new coronavirus in the United States and the Pentagon said it would ...
01:40, 2020-02-02

With mask and hashtags, Ukraine minister fights coronavirus rumors from quarantine When Ukraine Health Minister Zoriana Skaletska felt her messages about the coronavirus epidemic were not cutting through, she decided to join nearly ...
21:48, 2020-02-24

Oscar fever grips cruise ship passengers under coronavirus quarantine Some cruise ship passengers savored lavish meals; others watched movies or were glued to the live Academy Awards broadcast. The lucky few whose turn ...
10:12, 2020-02-10

Coronavirus doctors ‘collapse’ as hospitals ‘overwhelmed’ in Chinese quarantine city Video shared online appears to show a medic sprawled on the floor after reportedly collapsing amid the outbreak in Wuhan...
02:16, 2020-01-24

Canadian government worker, flight crew released from coronavirus quarantine According to Canada's chief medical officer, five flight crew members and one government employee have been assessed and cleared for early release fr...
18:36, 2020-02-10

Women spark fury after escaping coronavirus quarantine by jumping out of windows The pair from Russia were being kept in isolation for possible infection, but claim they fled because of uncooperative doctors and poor conditions in...
06:36, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus latest: Britons returning from Wuhan will be put in quarantine for two weeks - LIVE Britons returning from coronavirus-hit Wuhan in China will be put in quarantine for 14 days....
13:08, 2020-01-29

Coronavirus: Australia plans island quarantine as foreigners leave Wuhan Hundreds of foreigners fly out of Wuhan, as Australia announces a Christmas Island quarantine plan....
06:12, 2020-01-29

North Korean official reportedly executed for breaking coronavirus quarantine A North Korean official who returned from China has reportedly been executed for going to a public bath in violation of his quarantine – while expert...
20:24, 2020-02-13

Cruise industry bolstering coronavirus screening measures as multiple ships are under quarantine The cruise industry is stepping up measures to fight the coronavirus outbreak, Cruise Lines International Association said Friday.    ...
18:04, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus Live Updates: Wuhan to Round Up the Infected for Mass Quarantine Camps The mass quarantine was ordered in the city at the center of the outbreak, but it’s not clear if the authorities there would be able to provide even ...
21:16, 2020-02-06

Russian Court Orders Woman Back to Coronavirus Quarantine After She Escapes From Hospital (MOSCOW) — A Russian court on Monday ordered a woman who escaped from a virus quarantine to return back to the hospital she fled and stay under...
20:00, 2020-02-17

Coronavirus fears prompt Japan to quarantine thousands of passengers on cruise ship The virus has killed at least 425 people in mainland China, with at least two other deaths in surrounding countries....
11:24, 2020-02-04

350 more evacuees from Wuhan, the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak, have arrived at US military bases for a 14-day quarantine Mike Blake/Reuters Roughly 350 passengers evacuated from the central Chinese city of Wuhan, the epicenter of a novel coronavirus outbreak that has ki...
14:52, 2020-02-05

'A floating prison': Diamond Princess cruise passengers on two-week coronavirus quarantine "It's not going to be a luxury cruise; it's going to be like a floating prison," one quarantined Diamond Princess cruise guest wrote on Facebook. ...
12:24, 2020-02-06

Formula E driver Ma Qinghua forced into quarantine amid coronavirus crisis in China The NIO 333 driver has been forced to spent 14 days in quarantine in Mexico ahead of the Mexico City E-Prix, which takes place next weekend...
15:20, 2020-02-04

Princeton students who visited China asked to self-quarantine amid coronavirus fears As many as 108 Princeton students were initially ordered to self-quarantine, but that number dropped after state health authorities issued new guidan...
13:52, 2020-02-04

China’s coronavirus patients will be ‘nailed to pillar of historical shame’ if they leave quarantine Chinese authorities are placing coronavirus patients into mass quarantine sites and telling prospective deserters they will be “nailed to the p...
02:08, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus latest: 83 Britons who returned to UK from Wuhan prepare to spend first night in quarantine Britons who returned to the UK from Wuhan are preparing to spend their first night at a facility in the Wirral, where they will spend the next 14 day...
00:04, 2020-02-01

Japanese data on cruise ship coronavirus infections backs quarantine strategy Newly released data from a Japanese research institute appears to back the government's case that its quarantine strategy for the Diamond Princess cr...
15:00, 2020-02-20

Diamond Princess crew member speaks out as experts question coronavirus quarantine A “scared” crew member aboard the coronavirus-stricken Diamond Princess cruise has spoken out — claiming staffers aren’t bein...
02:00, 2020-02-13

China chooses to 'sacrifice 11 million people in Wuhan quarantine to stop coronavirus' Chinese disease expert Yang Gonghuan compared the coronavirus fight to “fighting a war” as doctors in Wuhan admitted it was necessary to sacrifice Hu...
15:08, 2020-02-06

Alla Ilyina, who escaped coronavirus quarantine in Russia, ordered back to hospital Alla Ilyina, 32, was placed under a 14-day coronavirus quarantine at the Botkin Hospital for Infectious Diseases in St. Petersburg after returning fr...
18:48, 2020-02-17

Japan cruise ship coronavirus cases climb to 175, including quarantine officer Another 39 people have tested positive for the coronavirus on the cruise ship Diamond Princess quarantined in Japan, with one quarantine officer also...
07:00, 2020-02-12

Russian woman who escaped hospital coronavirus quarantine locks herself in home, report says Russian woman who disabled the lock to her hospital room and escaped a mandatory coronavirus quarantine over poor conditions is reportedly refusing t...
01:36, 2020-02-14

Bodybuilder medic posts update as China continues mass coronavirus quarantine Chinese social media sensation Yuan Heron has wowed her Instagram followers with a series of impressive bodybuilding snaps...
04:52, 2020-02-10

Coronavirus latest: Brits saved from Wuhan head to hospital to begin 14-day quarantine A group of Brits saved from the epicentre of the coronavirus in China are heading to hospital to start a 14-day quarantine after touching down in Eng...
18:44, 2020-01-31

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

Chef Jose Andres provides meals to Diamond Princess passengers in coronavirus quarantine Chef José Andrés' non-profit World Central Kitchen arrived Tuesday in Yokohama, Japan, to help feed quarantined Diamond Princess cruise passengers. &...
13:24, 2020-02-18

Coronavirus fears prompt neighbors of California mom, daughter in self-quarantine to call cops A mother in California who is under self-quarantine with her daughter claims a neighbor called the police on them out of fears they could spread the ...
20:00, 2020-02-19

Hong Kong crisis — What you need to know The ongoing Hong Kong protests are increasing tensions between the special administrative region and the Chinese central government. There's no solut...
02:00, 2019-08-23

What is it like to visit Hong Kong right now? Hong Kongers have been protesting for more than four months and demonstrations are becoming more violent and disruptive. The city's leaders have main...
07:20, 2019-10-15

Traveling to Hong Kong? Here's what you need to know Over the past 10 weeks, shocking images have emerged from Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests: tear gas has been fired outside shops, protesters and p...
12:56, 2019-08-15

What do the Hong Kong protesters want? The territory has been rocked by protests ending in violent clashes with police. Demonstrators have five key demandsHong Kong has been rocked by prot...
19:20, 2019-08-13

Coronavirus: Fifth death in South Korea as evacuated Brits from Diamond Princess begin first day of quarantine A repatriation flight carrying 32 British and European evacuees from the vessel touched down at Ministry of Defence base Boscombe Down in Wiltshire s...
10:12, 2020-02-23

Brits on coronavirus-hit Diamond Princess cruise ship to be flown home on Friday before 14-day quarantine British nationals on the coronavirus-hit Diamond Princess cruise liner in Japan will finally be flown home on an evacuation flight on Friday....
03:12, 2020-02-20

Ukrainians Hurl Stones at China Evacuees En Route to Quarantine Amid Coronavirus Fears (NOVI SANZHARY, Ukraine) — Ukraine’s effort to quarantine more than 70 people evacuated from China over the new virus outbreak plunged in...
23:36, 2020-02-20

How the 'failed' quarantine of the Diamond Princess cruise ship started with 10 coronavirus cases and ended with more than 630 Kim Kyung-Hoon/Reuters The Diamond Princess cruise ship went from 10 cases of the new coronavirus to more than 630 over the course of its two-week qu...
13:36, 2020-02-23

Britons stranded in China's coronavirus epicentre finally fly home as they prepare for quarantine in UK British nationals who were trapped at the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak in China have caught their evacuation flight back to the UK....
04:20, 2020-01-31

Passengers begin leaving coronavirus-hit Diamond Princess cruise liner as quarantine ends Passengers on the coronavirus-hit cruise ship in Japan have begun to disembark after their two-week quarantine came to an end....
12:24, 2020-02-19

Coronavirus news latest: More than 100 Brits evacuated from Wuhan released from quarantine in Milton Keynes More than 100 people rescued from the coronavirus epicentre in China are being released from quarantine in Milton Keynes....
13:12, 2020-02-23

Diamond Princess cruise ship's coronavirus quarantine ends, but Americans must wait to come home Hundreds began the return to reality after a two week quarantine on Diamond Princess, currently docked off the coast of Yokohama, Japan.   ...
13:36, 2020-02-19

Diamond Princess cruise ship's coronavirus quarantine is ending, but Americans will have to wait to come home Hundreds are scheduled to return to reality after a two week quarantine on Diamond Princess, currently docked off the coast of Yokohama, Japan.  ...
00:36, 2020-02-19

Diamond Princess reports 79 more coronavirus cases as expert slams ‘completely inadequate’ quarantine Docked in Japan, the cruise ship holds the largest cluster of coronavirus infections outside of China....
19:12, 2020-02-19

Diamond Princess cruise ship's coronavirus quarantine is ending, but Americans must wait to come home Hundreds are scheduled to return to reality after a two week quarantine on Diamond Princess, currently docked off the coast of Yokohama, Japan.  ...
06:48, 2020-02-19

Trump administration declares coronavirus outbreak emergency, will quarantine US citizens returning from Wuhan Health and Human Services secretary Alex Azar, chairman of President Trump's coronavirus task force, declared the outbreak a public health emergency....
22:00, 2020-01-31

Chinese family 'chained inside home' in disturbing video amid coronavirus quarantine The coronavirus outbreak has seen people locked in their homes in Zhejiang, China, as alleged in this video and backed up by reports in local media...
14:20, 2020-02-09

Patients in Russia have broken through locks and jumped out of windows in order to escape coronavirus quarantine Yuri Shestak/Vsluh.ru/Handout via REUTERS Three patients in Russia under quarantine for coronavirus orchestrated two unrelated dramatic escapes from ...
08:12, 2020-02-14

Coronavirus: two people die in Iran as cruise ship Britons face Wirral quarantine - as it happened 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...
01:12, 2020-02-20

CDC confirms 15th US case of coronavirus among Wuhan evacuees under quarantine at Texas military base More than 600 people remain in quarantine, the CDC said, as the first American evacuees from Wuhan were released from March Air Reserve Base in River...
17:48, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus latest: Buses carrying 83 Britons who returned to UK from Wuhan arrive at quarantine facility Buses carrying 83 Britons who returned to the UK from Wuhan on Friday morning have arrived at a facility on the Wirral....
21:08, 2020-01-31

South Korea's Moon urges calm amid protests over coronavirus quarantine sites South Korean President Moon Jae-in urged residents not to give in to fear as the country prepared to evacuate the first of around 700 citizens from t...
04:08, 2020-01-30

A crowd in Ukraine threw bricks at buses carrying coronavirus evacuees from Wuhan to quarantine REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko A crowd of Ukrainian protesters on Thursday attacked buses ferrying Wuhan evacuees to a quarantine hospital. The buses were...
12:12, 2020-02-21

Coronavirus LIVE: North London GP surgery closes first patients leave quarantine in Merseyside The first patients have left coronavirus quarantine in Merseyside as a GP surgery in north London was closed due to concerns over the illness....
16:12, 2020-02-13

The Hong Kong Protests, Explained The Hong Kong protests arose out of a seemingly-innocuous bill, exposing longstanding tensions between residents of the quasi-independent city and Be...
21:28, 2019-08-14

Trouble in Hong Kong: What Stocks Can Tell You About What's Next Hong Kong protests have been in the news lately. Analysts often blame any trouble in the stock market on the trouble in the streets -- but in Hong Ko...
23:32, 2019-06-19

Let's try the food at the Hong Kong McDonald's I’m spending time in one of the world’s indisputably great food cities and here I am sitting with a shamefully large order of food at a Hong Kong McD...
06:16, 2019-05-30

How Hong Kong has changed since handover In 1997, Britain handed Hong Kong back to China in a one-country, two-systems agreement. Learn how Hong Kong has changed since then, including for tr...
02:52, 2019-04-26

What You Need to Know About the Hong Kong Airport Cancellations Nearly 200 flights to and from the airport on Monday have been canceled, rescheduled or rerouted....
12:48, 2019-08-13

Hong Kong: ‘Revolution is war, and no war is without bloodshed’ Anger is rising as the state crackdown intensifies, and protesters say they are prepared for confrontation and sacrificeRyan Lee, a 27-year-old compu...
23:28, 2019-08-31

Hong Kong Protests: Why It's a "BUY" Signal Protests in Hong Kong have now entered their 2nd month. The mainstream investment world is worried. Is it time to sell the Hang Seng and Shanghai Com...
22:52, 2019-08-26

Opinion: Hong Kong wants democracy More than one million people took to Hong Kong's streets on Sunday to protest the new extradition-to-China law. What they're calling for is totally l...
13:36, 2019-06-12

The US must stand with the people of Hong Kong But for policies to be effective we must keep in mind how US actions affect the debate within China, where there is vigorous struggle over the countr...
08:48, 2019-06-15

Hong Kong protesters vow to keep up pressure As Hong Kong reels under the largest protests in its history over an extradition bill, experts say the protest movement is evolving into a permanent ...
15:28, 2019-07-10

Hong Kong is still a 'very effective' aviation hub Andrew Herdman of the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines says Hong Kong has been through tough times and crises before, and he has "every confidenc...
08:52, 2019-11-25

iPhone maker and key Apple supplier Foxconn to quarantine its workers for up to 2 weeks amid coronavirus fears Axios on HBO/YouTube Key Apple supplier Hon Hai Precision Industry Co, better-known as Foxconn, will quarantine its workers for up to 2 weeks amid fe...
13:00, 2020-02-05

Trump administration declares coronavirus outbreak a public emergency, will quarantine US citizens returning from Wuhan Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar, chairman of President Trump's coronavirus task force, declared the outbreak a public health emergency....
22:16, 2020-01-31

Trump declares coronavirus outbreak a public emergency, will ban foreign travel from China and quarantine US citizens The Trump administration said that it would deny entry to foreign nationals traveling from China to the U.S. and quarantine returning U.S. citizens t...
22:36, 2020-01-31

Britons stranded in China's coronavirus epicentre board evacuation flight and prepare for quarantine in UK British nationals who have been trapped at the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak in China have boarded their evacuation flight to return the UK....
03:16, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus LIVE: North London GP surgery closes doors as patients leave quarantine in Merseyside More than 80 people quarantined on the Wirral will be spending their first night at home tonight after being allowed to leave following 14 days in is...
20:48, 2020-02-13

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

Diabetic tells of coma fears after passengers are confined to cabins in cruise ship coronavirus quarantine A British man today told how he and his wife have been quarantined on board a cruise ship for a fortnight off the coast of Japan after 10 passengers ...
15:44, 2020-02-05

Britons stranded in China's coronavirus zone set to land in UK after evacuation flight as they prepare for quarantine British nationals who were trapped at the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak in China have caught their evacuation flight back to the UK....
07:32, 2020-01-31

A robot named Little Peanut is delivering food to people in quarantine amid the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak A video captured a robot named Little Peanut delivering food to people under quarantine in China after being in contact with flight passengers who ma...
06:44, 2020-01-29

US college students under strict quarantine after returning from China since the coronavirus outbreak say 'it feels like I've been told I deserve this' Indonesian Foreign Ministry via AP As the Wuhan coronavirus continues to spread around the world, some university students in the US are under strict...
21:28, 2020-02-10

Coronavirus LIVE: First patients leave quarantine in Merseyside as north London GP surgery closes due to illness The first patients have left coronavirus quarantine in Merseyside as a GP surgery in north London was closed due to concerns over the illness....
15:48, 2020-02-13

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

Pangolins Are Suspected as a Potential Coronavirus Host The world’s most trafficked mammal may be involved in the Wuhan outbreak, but the evidence is far from clear....
23:16, 2020-02-10

Passenger flying into LAX quarantined over potential coronavirus A passenger flying from Mexico into Los Angeles was hospitalized and quarantined Wednesday night after displaying symptoms of the deadly new coronavi...
19:12, 2020-01-23

Urban planners say China's effort to quarantine 35 million people could help contain the coronavirus outbreak — but it's impossible to seal off a city Xiaolu Chu/Getty Images) At least 12 Chinese cities have been put on lockdown as a deadly coronavirus spreads across the country. The virus has kille...
21:08, 2020-01-27

'Wholly inappropriate' quarantine practices may have helped spread coronavirus on the Diamond Princess cruise ship, experts say Reuters/Kim Kyung-Hoon Strict quarantine on a coronavirus-stricken cruise ship called the Diamond Princess may have made the situation worse, some ex...
09:00, 2020-02-16

Experts say the cruise ship quarantine was unjustified and violated human rights, letting the coronavirus 'literally pick them off one by one' Associated Press After an extra 14 days on the waves, passengers and crew left onboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship for a COVID-19 quarantine in ...
16:00, 2020-02-19

IN PHOTOS: Hong Kong protests around the world Pro-democracy demonstrations in support of Hong Kong sprouted in major cities across the world this weekend, ranging from Paris to Tokyo to Vancouver...
03:48, 2019-08-19

Hong Kong police end university siege The standoff at Hong Kong Polytechnic University was one of the most violent episodes in six months of protests. But the end of the siege saw activis...
21:12, 2019-11-29

Hong Kong: why thugs may be doing the government’s work Sunday’s assault was blamed on criminals, but there are signs of links to pro-Beijing figuresAt a pro-government rally on Saturday, one speaker made ...
08:28, 2019-07-23

EU: Hong Kong developments are 'extremely worrying' The arrest of several prominent pro-democracy activists raised concern among EU foreign ministers. With Chinese soldiers stationed at the border with...
18:08, 2019-08-30

Hong Kong demonstrators getting protest tattoos It’s the permanent mark of protest. Demonstrators taking to the streets of Hong Kong in record numbers are also finding a hip way to visualize ...
00:44, 2019-08-19

Pepe the Frog Means Something Different in Hong Kong—Right? Pepe is popping up all over Hong Kong—on walls, in forums, in sticker packs for apps—as a symbol of resistance against an authoritarian state....
23:36, 2019-08-23

Hong Kong police end unversity siege The standoff at Hong Kong Polytechnic University was one of the most violent episodes in six months of protests. But the end of the siege saw activis...
09:20, 2019-11-29

Stand-off in Hong Kong: ‘Get out of the airport,’ they said. ‘Something’s going to happen’ The comedian describes how he was caught up in ‘extraordinary’ scenes at Hong Kong airport as protesters’ anger boiled overWhen I first landed in Hon...
14:56, 2019-08-17

Hong Kong protests: about 100 still holed up at university 600 protesters surrendered to authorities at Polytechnic University overnight, says Carrie LamAbout 100 protesters remain holed up at a university su...
11:00, 2019-11-19

Hong Kong protests: 'We are fighting against a dictatorship' Sunday's anti-extradition bill protest drew record numbers. Talking to DW, one prominent opposition activist expressed hope that people would continu...
04:08, 2019-06-17

Hong Kong: the story of one protester – podcast A Hong Kong protester describes why he has returned to the streets, week in week out, in the face of an increasingly brutal crackdown by the authorit...
04:28, 2019-10-15

Hong Kong protesters take to streets despite police ban Activists bring traffic to standstill on 13th weekend of protests after wave of arrests on Friday Thousands of demonstrators have defied a police ban...
11:00, 2019-08-31

Demonstrators and police clash in Hong Kong Police use pepper spray and truncheons after peaceful march in border districtClashes broke out between police and protesters in Hong Kong on Saturda...
15:48, 2019-07-13

At Hong Kong Protests, Art That Imitates Life Instagram-ready works of art and graphic design — sometimes whimsical, mostly anonymous — are defining features of the city’s antigovernment demonstr...
16:48, 2019-10-11

Cyberattack hits app used by Hong Kong protesters A secure messaging app used by protesters to organize in Hong Kong was hit with a massive cyberattack, identifiable from offending IP addresses as co...
05:08, 2019-06-21