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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. ...

Hong Kong's Disneyland is letting the government use some of its land to quarantine people and stop the coronavirus spreading

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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....
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03:48, 2020-01-26

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

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

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

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

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

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 patients in Europe had 'no symptoms' sparking fears of silent spreading The coronavirus could become a silent killer as the number of cases of the SARs-like virus increase to over 1,400 across the world. So far the death ...
18:28, 2020-01-25

As the coronavirus spreads, misinformation is spreading even faster | Julia Carrie Wong Even some news outlets are publishing articles about the illness that are hyperbolic, fear-mongering and at times blatantly misleading It’s no coinci...
07:40, 2020-02-01

Xenophobia ‘Is A Pre-Existing Condition.’ How Harmful Stereotypes and Racism are Spreading Around the Coronavirus As 10-year-old Connor and a friend played one recent day at recess, they were approached by a group of boys wanting to play a game — testing th...
22:28, 2020-02-01

After clashes, Ukraine blames disinformation campaign for spreading coronavirus panic Ukraine's Prime Minister Oleksiy Honcharuk on Friday blamed an "information war" being waged on the country for spreading panic and mistrust over the...
17:00, 2020-02-21

Stop abusing land, scientists warn Scientists are poised to deliver a stark condemnation of the damage people are wreaking on Earth's land surface....
07:32, 2019-08-05

South Korea uses snipers, drones to stop swine fever spreading from North Korea Feral hogs are thought to be a main reason for its spread, and North Korea has been snubbing the South's repeated calls for joint quarantine efforts,...
05:16, 2019-10-17

The movie business is taking a hit from the Wuhan coronavirus, as 70,000 theaters close in China and Shanghai Disneyland shuts down Reuters Nearly 70,000 Chinese theaters have shut down after China's major film studios canceled this weekend's releases in response to the deadly cor...
16:56, 2020-01-24

A deadly mosquito-borne illness kills a third of the people it infects, and it's spreading. Here's what we know about the states affected. Thomson Reuters Eastern equine encephalitis is a mosquito-borne virus that causes a rare, potentially fatal disease and seems to be spreading across...
18:00, 2019-09-26

Videos appear to show people in China forcibly dragged off to quarantine Chinese authorities were caught on video apparently dragging off several people to be quarantined amid fears of the deadly coronavirus, according to ...
19:24, 2020-02-09

Vietnam to quarantine 950 people returning from China at military camps Vietnam has assigned the military to quarantine 950 Vietnamese returning from China, where the coronavirus epidemic has killed more than 420 people, ...
08:48, 2020-02-04

Burning Man Sues The U.S. Government Over Intensifying Land Permit Prices The Burning Man parent company, Black Rock City LLC, is taking their legal fight to the U.S. Government in hopes of maintaining the future of the ann...
21:48, 2020-02-21

Groups applaud New Brunswick government’s land conservation pledge Energy and Resource Development Minister Mike Holland made the announcement Monday morning at Fundy National Park, saying the federal government's Ca...
17:44, 2019-10-28

The Wuhan Coronavirus Is Spreading Fast. Will Doctors Be Able to Find a Treatment Before the Outbreak Ends? Cases of a novel pneumonia-like illness that originated in Wuhan, China in December have now been confirmed in South Korea, Thailand, Japan, Taiwan, ...
19:04, 2020-01-22

Coronavirus updates: China accuses US of spreading 'fear' over outbreak, 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....
10:28, 2020-02-03

US accuses Russia of spreading conspiracies about the Wuhan coronavirus, including that it's a CIA biological weapon REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY US officials told AFP they discovered an online Russian disinformation campaign aimed at spreading conspira...
12:48, 2020-02-24

Citi says fear of coronavirus in South Korea is spreading 'at a much faster rate' than the virus itself Total number of cases rose to 763 on Monday morning, compared to 31 cases reported as of Feb. 18, according to the Korea Centers for Disease Control ...
09:36, 2020-02-24

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

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

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

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

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: 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

'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

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: 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 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

'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

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

Kamala Harris has a plan to help prevent HIV from spreading. This map shows the areas of the US that are home to the most people living with the disease. AIDSVu Democratic presidential candidate, California Sen. Kamala Harris, proposed a plan to address the HIV/AIDS epidemic that emphasizes the access...
23:36, 2019-06-29

People returning to Beijing under quarantine as China struggles to pick up economy The Chinese capital Beijing on Friday imposed a 14-day self-quarantine on people returning to the city from holidays to prevent the spread of the new...
21:36, 2020-02-14

Secret review into soaring land clearing rates handed to NSW government Review set to add to tensions between Liberals and Nationals in cabinet over stewardship of the environmentA highly secret government-commissioned re...
10:52, 2019-09-13

Jaguar Land Rover gets £500m government loan guarantee to build EVs News 16 Jul, 2019 Prime Minister announces guarantee, which will help JLR secure loans to further develop electric vehicles...
11:32, 2019-07-16

Virgin Atlantic suspends flights between UK and Shanghai for two weeks amid fears over coronavirus spreading Virgin Atlantic has suspended flights between Britain and China due to fears about the spread of the coronavirus....
02:44, 2020-01-31

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Jaguar Land Rover receives £500m government loan guarantee for EV production I-Pace SUV is Jaguar Land Rover's first all-electric production model UK government demonstrates commitment to supporting mass electrification with...
13:36, 2019-07-16

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

Airlines, hotels, and cruise lines sink as China's spreading coronavirus spurs travel anxiety Kevin Frayer/Getty Images Shares of airlines, hotels, and cruise lines all traded lower Monday as China's coronavirus spreads. So far, the virus has ...
16:24, 2020-01-27

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

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

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

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

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

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: 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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 news LIVE: Death toll in Italy rises to five amid fears virus is spreading invisibly A fifth person has died from Covid-19 in Italy , with at least 190 testing positive in just a matter of days....
13:24, 2020-02-24

Coronavirus news LIVE: Death toll in Italy rises to seven amid fears virus is spreading invisibly A seventh person has died from Covid-19 in Italy , with at least 2000 testing positive in just a matter of days....
17:00, 2020-02-24

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

'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

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 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

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

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

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 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

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

MP Bronwyn Taylor lobbied state government over alleged illegal land clearing on property she owns Sister-in-law of Angus Taylor called state office of environment and told them she was an MP and had done nothing wrongBronwyn Taylor, the New South ...
09:24, 2019-06-28

A KFC food worker in China was infected with the coronavirus, despite efforts to curb spreading with contactless delivery and thousands of store closures Yum China A KFC food preparation employee in a China location has been infected with the deadly coronavirus, according to China News. The news comes ...
18:28, 2020-02-09

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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: 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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Why Hong Kong thugs may be doing the government’s work Sunday’s assault was blamed on criminals, but there are signs of links to pro-Beijing officialsAt a pro-government rally on Saturday, one speaker mad...
20:00, 2019-07-22

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

'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

Protesters gather again outside Hong Kong government offices HONG KONG (AP) — Several hundred mainly student protesters have begun gathering outside Hong Kong government offices after a deadline passed for meet...
04:52, 2019-06-21

Opinion: The ball is now in Hong Kong government's court Hong Kongers sent a clear message to the city's government in the local elections held this weekend. But no one really believes Chief Executive Carri...
13:20, 2019-11-25

Fresh anti-government protests hit Hong Kong Some metro services and public facilities have been shuttered as an anti-government protest gets underway in Hong Kong. The march is taking place des...
09:20, 2019-10-20

The official who led the global fight against SARS called China's quarantine of 50 million people an unprecedented 'grand experiment' that could turn harmful Getty Images China's decision to quarantine some 50 million people to stop the spread of a deadly coronavirus is an unprecedented "grand experiment" ...
17:08, 2020-02-04

The number of coronavirus cases on the Diamond Princess cruise in Japan nearly doubles as passengers report going 'stir crazy' under quarantine Carl Court/Getty Images The number of confirmed coronavirus cases aboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship nearly doubled on Monday — from 70 ca...
08:48, 2020-02-10

The Canadian-Market Land Cruiser Normal People Can't Buy Though it’s far from confirmed, rumors abound that the current Toyota Land Cruiser could be the last one destined for the U.S. market. The robustly-b...
18:36, 2019-08-25

Hong Kong anti-government protesters take to the hills – in pictures Thousands of Hong Kong pro-democracy activists used torches, lanterns and laser pens to light up Lion Hill on 13 September. Pro-democracy protesters ...
13:32, 2019-09-16

Hong Kong government must 'restore order,' says China's premier Li Keqiang has placed the responsibility of ensuring Hong Kong's "long-term prosperity and stability" with Carrie Lam. Hong Kong has seen its economy...
09:00, 2019-12-16

British government's Hong Kong intervention riles China Dominic Raab, the foreign secretary, underlines ‘one country, two systems’ in call to Carrie Lam, the Hong Kong chief executiveChina has lashed out a...
18:28, 2019-08-11

'Too late' for Hong Kong government to gain citizens' trust Tensions in Hong Kong soared after the death of a student activist and the police's use of live rounds. DW talks to professor Ma Ngok from Hong Kong'...
14:52, 2019-11-11

‘It’s very dangerous’: Pro-government demonstrators denounce Hong Kong protests Chief among the demonstrators' complaints was that they have grown scared of the black-clad, frequently violent hard core of the anti-government move...
14:00, 2019-12-07

Hong Kong protests: group tries to storm government building Demonstrators surround legislature as city prepares for major protestsHong Kong protests - live updatesPro-democracy protesters have attempted to sto...
13:16, 2019-07-01

Thousands take to the streets to increase pressure on Hong Kong’s government A huge crowd took to the streets of Hong Kong on Sunday, some driven back by tear gas, to demand more democracy and an investigation into the use of ...
14:44, 2019-12-01

Hong Kong extradition law: protesters rally outside government offices Citywide shutdown expected on Wednesday as hundreds of businesses call for a boycottHundreds of demonstrators have rallied outside government offices...
23:12, 2019-06-11

Hong Kong protests: Is the government losing control of law and order? After dozens of protesters were beaten by a mob at a train station, experts are warning that the escalating violence between opposing camps could bec...
18:00, 2019-07-22

Hong Kong braces for fresh anti-government protests Some metro services and public facilities have been shuttered ahead of a planned anti-government protest. The march is set to continue despite recent...
07:00, 2019-10-20

Clashes as fresh anti-government protests hit Hong Kong An anti-government protest in Hong Kong has turned violent, with police and protesters exchanging tear gas and petrol bombs. The march took place des...
12:04, 2019-10-20

UK warns Hong Kong, China over anti-government protests Senior UK officials have said Hong Kong should not use protests as a "pretext for repression." The UK's foreign secretary said there would be "seriou...
21:40, 2019-07-02

Pop Star’s Illicit Kiss Becomes Fodder for Government Ads in Hong Kong A married singer was caught on video embracing an actress, and then apologized abjectly. Officials were quick to put his humiliation to use....
15:52, 2019-04-19

Life under quarantine: Civil rights activists criticize 'unprecedented' coronavirus lockdowns as evacuees bond at Super Bowl party "Quarantining somebody is an extraordinary deprivation of their liberties," said ACLU senior policy analyst Jay Stanley said....
21:32, 2020-02-05

Americans in coronavirus quarantine were flown from Wuhan on cargo planes with no windows and flight crews dressed in full hazmat suits Flickr Americans evacuated from Wuhan, China amid the rapid spread of the new coronavirus were transported back to the United States on windowless ca...
19:52, 2020-02-08

Coronavirus is now spreading from person to person in the United States With confirmed cases of the Chinese coronavirus already popping up in the United States, it was really only a matter of time before one of those infe...
23:20, 2020-01-30

The Samoan Government Will Shut Down to Help Stop a Dangerous Measles Outbreak As the measles virus continues to spread worldwide, Samoan Prime Minister Tuilaepa Lupesoliai Sailele Malielegaoi announced Monday that Samoa will ta...
19:08, 2019-12-02

Alarm in the holy land after visit by pilgrims with coronavirus Israeli and Palestinian authorities sought to quell fears of a potential local outbreak of the coronavirus after learning that South Korean pilgrims ...
18:24, 2020-02-22

Hong Kong protesters storm government building as tensions rise Hong Kong protesters on Monday marked the 22nd anniversary of the city’s return to Chinese rule by bursting into the legislative building amid widesp...
17:32, 2019-07-01

Anti-government protests in Hong Kong on anniversary of China handover Mostly young, masked demonstrators block key roads as city braces for rally on landmark dateAnti-government protesters in Hong Kong took over key roa...
02:32, 2019-07-01

Hong Kong violence is escalating, but Carrie Lam says government can handle things Hong Kong demonstrations escalated on Sunday, when police fired water cannon and volleys of tear gas in running battles with protesters who threw bri...
06:44, 2019-08-27

As government pleads for peace and calm, Hong Kong prepares for a big rally Hong Kong's new police commissioner, Chris Tang, said his force would take a flexible approach to demonstrations, using "both the hard and soft appro...
03:40, 2019-12-08

Hong Kong protesters storm government headquarters over extradition bill Riot police in helmets and carrying batons fired pepper spray as the standoff continued into the sweltering heat of the evening....
13:52, 2019-07-01

Hong Kong protests: Carrie Lam says priority is to stop violence City’s leader rules out political concessions as demonstrations continue with sit-in at airportThe Hong Kong leader, Carrie Lam, has said her priorit...
17:32, 2019-08-09

Hong Kong police conduct stop-and-search operations What began as a peaceful demonstration quickly escalated to brief cat and mouse clashes with police. The authorized gathering was forced to disperse ...
12:52, 2020-01-19

'I Am Israel' film highlights land, people of the Bible: 'Best proof God exists' A new documentary, that has been viewed by the Knesset in Jerusalem and over 7,000 Jewish and Christian congregations worldwide, follows the journey ...
14:32, 2019-10-18

Brazilians evacuated from China amid coronavirus land in Brazil The 34 Brazilians evacuated from the Chinese city of Wuhan, the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak, landed in Brazil on Sunday, where they will be...
20:36, 2020-02-09

Jaguar Land Rover warns of global coronavirus impact Firm expects worldwide production volumes to drop following the outbreak of the illness in China Jaguar Land Rover expects the global coronavirus out...
01:48, 2020-02-12

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

'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: government leader Carrie Lam condemns 'blatant riot' Lam denies she is ‘selling out’ to Beijing as Chinese state media say protests are pushing the city ‘towards backwardness’Hong Kong’s chief executive...
05:08, 2019-06-13

Hong Kong protests: dozens arrested as government warns of 'dangerous situation' Twelve-year-old among those held after violent clashes in which police fire warning shotDozens of people, including a 12-year-old child, have been ar...
13:00, 2019-08-26

China warns Canada to ‘stop meddling’ in Hong Kong affairs Canada's foreign ministry had no immediate response. Canada has about 300,000 citizens living in Hong Kong, the ministry has said....
02:20, 2019-08-19

Hong Kong police criticized for failing to stop attacks on protesters HONG KONG – Hong Kong police faced criticism on Monday for an apparent failure to protect anti-government protesters and passersby from attack ...
20:40, 2019-07-22

Hong Kong police stop airport protests, but rallies continue Police have thwarted pro-democracy protests at Hong Kong's airport. Instead, activists rallied at subway stations across the semiautonomous city-stat...
22:28, 2019-09-07

Hong King forbids protesters from doxxing police to stop harassment The move aims to thwart pro-democracy protesters from going after the officers and their families....
00:00, 2019-10-27

You can buy a flight from Hong Kong to New York for $201. The catch? You have to stop in Wuhan for 6 hours. Airbus A Chinese airline is offering travelers a rare deal — a flight from Hong Kong to New York for $200. The catch? You have to stop in Wuhan...
17:48, 2020-01-31

Quarantine camps, door-to-door searches in Wuhan as coronavirus rampages on Enlarge / WUHAN, Feb. 5, 2020 -- Patients infected with the novel coronavirus are seen at a makeshift hospital converted from an exhibition center in...
23:52, 2020-02-07

Briton on board quarantine cruise ship diagnosed with coronavirus 'while on honeymoon' Follow our live coronavirus updates here Are you on board the ship or do you know any of those in quarantine? Email jacob.jarvis@standard.co.uk...
11:32, 2020-02-07

Briton on board quarantine cruise ship is diagnosed with coronavirus 'while on honeymoon' A Brit quarantined on a cruise ship off the coast of Japan has tested positive for coronavirus as the infection toll on the locked down vessel rises....
09:48, 2020-02-07

Third UK coronavirus patient in quarantine at London unit after catching illness 'in Singapore' The third person in the UK to be diagnosed with coronavirus caught the deadly illness in Singapore, it is understood....
23:28, 2020-02-06

Third UK coronavirus patient in quarantine at London unit 'first British national to be diagnosed' The third person in the UK to be diagnosed with coronavirus caught the deadly illness in Singapore and is a British national, it is understood....
08:08, 2020-02-07

Federal government working to stop illegal shipments of Canada’s trash overseas Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said last May it was "grossly unfair" for countries like Canada to offload their garbage on others....
00:08, 2020-01-14

Coronavirus forces Jaguar Land Rover to ship parts to UK in suitcases Jaguar Land Rover has been forced to ship parts in suitcases as the impact of coronavirus takes its toll on its supply chain....
00:36, 2020-02-19

Russia closes land border with China in ramping up coronavirus precautions Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin has ordered the closure of Russia’s 2,670-mile border with China in an effort to block the coronavirus from ...
16:04, 2020-01-30

Coronavirus latest: Brits to land in UK after boarding evacuation flight from Wuhan More than 80 Britons are set to land in the UK after boarding an evacuation flight from Wuhan, the Chinese city at the centre of the coronavirus outb...
10:08, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus latest: Two cases are confirmed in England before Brits land in UK from Wuhan A plane containing Brits from the coronavirus epicentre in China has touched down in the UK....
15:20, 2020-01-31

Hong Kong government formally withdraws extradition bill that sparked violent protests Secretary for Security John Lee told the semi-autonomous Chinese city’s legislature that the government had suspended the bill because it had resulte...
15:09, 2019-10-23

Hong Kong protests: Government buildings closed after days of violence over extradition bill Hong Kong authorities have shut down some government offices in the city's financial district for the rest of the week after another day of violence ...
04:40, 2019-06-13

Hong Kong police use tear gas against protesters opposing extradition bill outside government building HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong police use tear gas against protesters opposing extradition bill outside government building....
10:20, 2019-06-12

Hong Kong: Protesters block seat of government, delaying extradition bill reading Thousands of protesters descended on the government headquarters and blocked at least two major roads in central Hong Kong to oppose a new extraditio...
05:44, 2019-06-12

Moody's downgrades Hong Kong's rating, citing the government's 'slow' response to protests Anthony Kwan/Getty Images Moody's cut Hong Kong's credit rating from Aa2 to Aa3, citing the city's lack of "effective response" to nine months of pro...
17:08, 2020-01-20

Hong Kong protests: government fails to find PR firm to rescue battered image Eight companies turned down opportunity because it would harm their reputationsThe Hong Kong government has tried but failed to secure help from any ...
02:56, 2019-09-17

British man on board Japan cruise ship 'wants answers' and fears coronavirus quarantine could drag on A British man under a coronavirus quarantine on a cruise ship in Japan fears the 14-day lockdown could drag out and says he wants "answers"....
10:08, 2020-02-06

2 studies of coronavirus patients suggest the disease's incubation period could be longer than the standard quarantine period of 14 days Indonesian Foreign Ministry via AP The coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed at least 2,250 people and infected more than ...
02:36, 2020-02-22

Coronavirus: Inside the anti-virus facility where Brits under quarantine are living as evacuee says patients 'can go outside' A British man evacuated from virus-hit Wuhan has given a glimpse into the living conditions inside the anti-virus facility as he at 82 others prepare...
12:44, 2020-02-01

Provincial government asks N.L. wood cutters to stop operations after social media threats The department of land resources says it has notified the RCMP and wants cutting operations to cease near Port Blandford until it can get more inform...
16:08, 2019-09-20

Keir Starmer urges members to stop trashing Labour's record in government Frontrunner Sir Keir Starmer said members must stop "trashing" previous Labour governments as voting to elect a new leader opened today....
12:24, 2020-02-24

Exclusive: U.S. drug czar to travel to China to press government to stop fentanyl trafficking U.S. drug czar James Carroll says he will be traveling to China by year's end to inspect their efforts to crack down on fentanyl manufacturers and pr...
17:40, 2019-05-17

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

Vietnam airlines resume flights to Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau after government lifts bans Vietnam Airlines and Vietjet Air will resume flights to Hong Kong, Taiwan and Macau from Sunday, the companies said, after the Hanoi government eased...
07:00, 2020-02-02

How Hong Kong protesters used hand signals and human chains to storm government – video explainer This week protesters in Hong Kong stormed the legislative council building and vandalised its main chamber on the anniversary of the island's 1997 re...
16:40, 2019-07-04

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

Masked Hong Kongers dismiss government warnings amid fresh fears of China thugs Hong Kongers stage first press conference to challenge government’s ‘empty rhetoric’ on protests after fresh clashesMasked Hongkongers have staged th...
08:24, 2019-08-06

Protesters block access to government headquarters in Hong Kong in bid to scupper debate on extradition bill HONG KONG (AP) — Protesters block access to government headquarters in Hong Kong in bid to scupper debate on extradition bill....
04:56, 2019-06-12

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam warns Chinese military could step in to stop protests China's military could step in if a pro-democracy uprising that has rocked Hong Kong for months "becomes so bad", the city's leader warned today....
10:32, 2019-10-08

I felt the fear of abduction by China in Hong Kong. Appeasing Bejing has to stop | Ma Jian People in the territory have shown huge courage. G20 leaders must do the sameWhen I moved to Hong Kong in 1987, after my books had been permanently b...
16:52, 2019-06-28

Coronavirus latest: North Korea puts foreign dignitaries in quarantine... as South Korea and Italy report jump in cases North Korea has quarantined hundreds of foreigners in a bid to prevent an outbreak of the coronavirus....
10:12, 2020-02-24

100,000 people ordered to evacuate as a rapidly growing bush fire scorches over 4,000 acres of land in Los Angeles REUTERS/ Gene Blevin 100,000 people have been ordered to evacuate their homes in Los Angeles after a rapidly growing fire broke out late on Thursday....
15:12, 2019-10-11

Planes carrying American coronavirus evacuees from China land at California military base Two planes carrying coronavirus evacuees from Wuhan, China -- the epicenter of the deadly outbreak -- have landed at Travis Air Force Base in Solano ...
14:32, 2020-02-05

Hong Kong protests: Thousands gather to demand leader quits despite government turnaround on extradition bill Thousands of activists have gathered in Hong Kong for another day of protests despite a stunning turnaround by the government on a proposed extraditi...
09:40, 2019-06-16

Hong Kong government issues apology over handling of politically-charged legislation that sparked massive protests HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong government issues apology over handling of politically-charged legislation that sparked massive protests....
15:40, 2019-06-16

Hong Kong protests: Anti-government protesters cause rush hour chaos by blocking train lines 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 ...
09:32, 2019-07-30

Hong Kong extradition protests: demonstrators vow to keep fighting proposed bill after clashes outside government HQ leave at least 72 injured Hong Kong students and civil rights activists have vowed to continue protesting a proposed bill that would allow extradition to China, following a da...
22:20, 2019-06-12

Hong Kong protests: Major violence breaks out after police fire tear gas during anti-government demonstrations Violence has broken out in Hong Kong after police used tear gas and a water cannon in an attempt to drive back a fresh wave of pro-democracy proteste...
13:44, 2019-08-31

Dele Alli apologises for 'letting Tottenham down' with coronavirus video: 'It wasn't funny' Tottenham star Dele Alli has apologised for a video he posted on social media in which he appears to mock an Asian man while making jokes about the c...
20:56, 2020-02-09

China warns Canada to ‘stop its wrongdoing’ over Meng Wanzhou arrest, Hong Kong comments China issued a stern warning over the detention of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou and comments about Hong Kong, stating that Canada should “stop its wrongdo...
19:40, 2019-08-21

The US is being run by a government that no longer represents the people Bryan Woolston/Getty Images Americans overwhelming support a number of policy proposals, such as background checks for all gun owners and paid matern...
17:52, 2019-12-07

Stormzy says ‘every government’ has ‘let Black people down’ "Since I've been young, not much has changed for the people who need it the most," said the U.K. rapper....
22:44, 2020-02-04

Here's how much Australia's billionaires have donated to relief efforts for the wildfires that have destroyed 25 million acres of land and have killed at least 28 people Wildfires have been tearing through Australia since late July, damaging more than 3,000 homes and killing at least 28 people. Australians including C...
19:44, 2020-01-14

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

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

BBC must do more for older people after TV licence fee change, government says The corporation and the government both come under fire after many over-75s lose free TV licences....
15:12, 2019-06-11

Hong Kong protests: Police fire tear gas and water cannons at protesters who lobbed Molotov cocktails outside government office More violence has erupted in Hong Kong, with police firing tear gas and chemical-laced water after protesters lobbed Molotov cocktails outside the go...
14:00, 2019-09-15

How to help people with cancer stop smoking Quitting smoking after a cancer diagnosis can improve survival rates. A recent study tests a tailored tobacco treatment program for people with cance...
23:32, 2019-10-03

For the Love of God, Stop Glamorizing These People On Thursday, Los Angeles magazine published an interview with Louise Linton, the wife of Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin. Linton, a wannabe actress,...
15:04, 2019-06-14

Stormzy: Every government has let down black and working class people Grime star Stormzy has hit out at politicians, accusing every government of letting black and working class people down....
13:20, 2020-02-04

Congo has given over 200,000 people Merck Ebola vaccine: government Congolese authorities and health workers vaccinated more than 200,000 people against Ebola in August, the government said on Sunday, using a Merck va...
16:44, 2019-08-25

People only support carbon taxes if they trust their government Support for carbon taxes is not linked to a nation’s belief in climate change, but rather what they think the government will do with the money...
10:00, 2019-11-22

Google said it wasn't responding to a request by the Chinese government or police when it pulled a game about the Hong Kong protests from its app store (GOOG, GOOGL) Anthony Kwan/Getty Images Google recently removed a mobile game about the Hong Kong protests from its Google Play app store. The Wall Street Journal ...
22:12, 2019-10-10

Hong Kong protests: Activists storm government building and spray paint walls as extradition bill demonstrations turn violent Activists in Hong Kong smashed their way into one of the territory's main government buildings and spray painted the walls as they protested a contro...
16:12, 2019-07-01

Politeness costs nothing, but it may stop people understanding you Researchers looking at a Q&A website found well-mannered questions were popular, but didn’t always receive the best answersDoes it always pay to be p...
08:24, 2019-05-22

Mo Salah lookalike: People even stop me in the stadium "A Mo Salah lookalike, Ahmed Sayed Nada, says that people approach him in stadiums at the AFCON because he looks like Mo Salah."...
10:56, 2019-06-27

How Do You Get People to Stop Living in a Fake Ecosystem? Drew Magary on cable news and the media echo chamber half the country confines themselves within....
18:24, 2019-07-31

CDC wants people to stop kissing, snuggling their chickens In a new update, the CDC says it’s amassed over 1,000 reports of chicken-related salmonella cases....
17:52, 2019-09-17

People won’t stop asking the internet to diagnose their STDs The internet is a magical place where you can find just about anything. Unfortunately for doctors, medical misinformation tends to spread across the ...
05:00, 2019-11-06

Coronavirus: UK 'well prepared' to deal with cases, says government The number of UK cases rose to 13 after cruise ship passengers returned to Britain on Saturday....
16:48, 2020-02-24

U.S. senators to get government briefing on coronavirus: aide U.S. senators have been invited to a closed door briefing Friday on the coronavirus with senior U.S. government officials....
01:32, 2020-01-24

Hong Kong police arrest 20 people after protests The first of two protests planned for Sunday has kicked off after a night of violent demonstrations. China's official news agency has warned that Bei...
13:40, 2019-08-04

Hong Kong extradition bill: What is it and why are people protesting? Protesters said on Sunday that they do not trust that China would not use the law to extradite political and religious prisoners....
19:32, 2019-06-10