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More China coronavirus cases, deaths; U.S. urges citizens off ship

More than 2,600 new cases of a coronavirus have been confirmed in China with deaths up by 143, health officials said on Saturday, as the United State...

More China coronavirus cases, deaths; U.S. urges citizens off ship

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

Coronavirus live updates: US set to evacuate citizens from cruise ship, China slams global 'overreaction' China's National Health Commission reported an additional 143 deaths nationwide, as well as 2,641 new confirmed cases as of Feb. 14....
09:00, 2020-02-15

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

China reports 648 new cases of coronavirus on February 22, 97 more deaths Mainland China had 648 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infections on Saturday, the National Health Commission said on Sunday, up from 397 the prev...
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China reports 5,090 new coronavirus cases in mainland, 121 new deaths China on Friday reported another 5,090 new coronavirus cases and 121 new deaths had been confirmed on the mainland....
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Coronavirus deaths in China grow to 722, more than 34,500 cases reported China increased its death toll from the coronavirus Friday to 722, adding that news cases jumped to 31,774, according to reports....
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China urges residents to avoid public gatherings as coronavirus deaths hit 17 Chinese health authorities urged people in the city of Wuhan to avoid crowds and public gatherings, after warning that a new viral illness that has i...
16:16, 2020-01-22

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

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

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

China says new coronavirus cases drop to 409 on February 23 but deaths jump to 150 Mainland China had 409 new confirmed coronavirus cases on Sunday, the National Health Commission said on Monday, down from 648 reported a day earlier...
04:48, 2020-02-24

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

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

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

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

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

China sees 2,641 new coronavirus cases, 143 deaths, as it struggles to slow spread More than 2,600 new cases were confirmed from a coronavirus outbreak in mainland China, health officials said on Saturday, a day after people returni...
07:48, 2020-02-15

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

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

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

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

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

Coronavirus live updates: China reports 508 new cases, 71 additional deaths South Korea reported a jump of 60 new cases, bringing the country's total to 893 infected, as well as one additional death....
02:24, 2020-02-25

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Coronavirus live updates: China reports additional 150 deaths, South Korea cases surge China's National Health Commission reported an additional 150 deaths and 409 new confirmed cases as of Feb. 23....
04:12, 2020-02-24

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Taiwan urges Philippines to lift ban on its citizens over coronavirus fears Taiwan urged the Philippines on Tuesday to lift a travel ban on its citizens after Manila included them in curbs on arrivals from China in a bid to c...
06:52, 2020-02-11

Japan urges citizens to avoid non-urgent trips to all of China Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told parliament on Friday the government has decided to raise its infectious disease advisory level for China, exc...
06:40, 2020-01-31

Japan urges citizens to avoid non-urgent trips to Wuhan due to new coronavirus Japan on Thursday raised its infectious disease advisory level for the Chinese city of Wuhan to two from one, urging its citizens to avoid non-urgent...
07:56, 2020-01-23

U.S. CDC confirms 53 coronavirus cases, including repatriated citizens The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Monday there were 14 confirmed cases of the coronavirus in the country, apart from ...
21:48, 2020-02-24

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

Wuhan evacuation: US and Japan to fly out citizens as coronavirus deaths rise Nations scramble to extract citizens from Wuhan as first death is recorded in BeijingCoronavirus deaths in China pass 100 – latest updatesThe death t...
07:40, 2020-01-28

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Japan to enforce special virus measures from Sat, urges citizens against non-urgent China trips Japan will bring forward the date that the coronavirus will become a "designated infectious disease" and warned its citizens on Friday to put off non...
08:16, 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

First Cases of Coronavirus in Iran Have Killed 2 Elderly Citizens, State News Agency Says (TEHRAN, Iran) — The new virus has killed two elderly Iranian citizens, Iran’s state-run IRNA news agency reported Wednesday. IRNA quoted...
19:48, 2020-02-19

Coronavirus latest: US confirms further cases as French citizens prepare to be evacuated from Wuhan The US has confirmed five cases of coronavirus as France announced plans to evacuate its citizens from Wuhan, following the outbreak which has killed...
00:16, 2020-01-27

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

China reports fewer coronavirus cases outside epicenter, cases surge in South Korea China reported another fall in the new coronavirus infections outside of its epicenter on Sunday, but world health officials warned it was too early ...
06:12, 2020-02-23

Coronavirus: Four new UK cases among ship evacuees The patients caught the virus on the Diamond Princess cruise liner, bringing the total UK cases to 13....
21:48, 2020-02-23

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

Deaths Surpass 200, and State Department Urges Against Travel to China The United States set its advisory at Level 4, which represents the highest safety risk. The World Health Organization said the virus represents a ri...
06:36, 2020-01-31

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

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

Coronavirus: South Korea reports 123 new cases and two more deaths More than 9,000 Shincheonji church members in self-quarantine as Japan apologises after disembarked cruise passenger tests positiveSouth Korea has re...
05:48, 2020-02-23

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

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

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

China virus cases rise again, 66 more on ship in Japan By JOE McDONALD Associated Press BEIJING (AP) - China reported a rise in new virus cases Monday, denting optimism that disease control measures inclu...
17:36, 2020-02-10

88 more coronavirus cases found on Diamond Princess cruise ship "Something went awry" when passengers were quarantined, admitted a rep for the National Institutes of Health....
17:24, 2020-02-18

Another 70 coronavirus cases reported on Diamond Princess cruise ship Coronavirus continues to spread on the Diamond Princess cruise ship docked in Japan — with another 70 cases of the deadly illness diagnosed abo...
17:36, 2020-02-16

Thailand refuses entry to cruise ship with no coronavirus cases Thailand has barred passengers from Holland America's cruise ship MS Westerdam from disembarking, its health minister said on Tuesday, the latest cou...
06:52, 2020-02-11

Another 67 coronavirus cases reported on Diamond Princess cruise ship Some 400 American passengers have been stuck on the ship, though the US government is now planning to evacuate them Sunday....
17:12, 2020-02-15

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

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

5 Canadians among 41 new cases of coronavirus on cruise ship docked in Japan The other cases include one from Argentina, five from Australia, 21 from Japan, one from the United Kingdom and eight from the United States....
06:56, 2020-02-07

New coronavirus cases surge as 3,700 remain quarantined on ship in Japan The new cases bring the total to 61 cases out of 273 people who were suspected to be exposed to the virus and tested for it....
15:48, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus cases on cruise ship marooned off Japan rise to 61 Dozens more people onboard a cruise ship quarantined in the port of Yokohama, Japan, tested positive for the coronavirus on Friday and thousands of p...
16:20, 2020-02-07

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

Coronavirus: Diamond Princess cruise ship passengers disembark as deaths hit 2,000 More than 2,000 people have died from COVID-19. In Japan, hundreds of people have left the quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship — the site of the...
14:12, 2020-02-19

Coronavirus:Diamond Princess cruise ship passengers disembark as deaths hit 2,000 More than 2,000 people have died from COVID-19. In Japan, hundreds of people have left the quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship — the site of the...
10:00, 2020-02-19

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

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

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

Coronavirus cases confirmed on quarantined cruise ship with Brits aboard The Diamond Princess cruise ship - which has 3,700 passengers onboard - has been left in limbo off the coast of Japan since it was quarantined...
01:40, 2020-02-05

Coronavirus cases on Diamond Princess cruise ship rise to 63, including 12 from US Two more passengers, including another American, have fallen ill on the Diamond Princess cruise ship as the coronavirus rages on.    &...
00:16, 2020-02-09

Coronavirus cases on Diamond Princess cruise ship rise to 63, including 9 from US Two more passengers, including another American, have fallen ill on the Diamond Princess cruise ship as the coronavirus rages on.    &...
21:40, 2020-02-08

Coronavirus cases triple to 61 on cruise ship quarantined in Japan, with 41 more reported Japanese health officials diagnosed 41 more cases of coronavirus on a Princess Cruises ship quarantined in Yokohama, bringing the total detected to 6...
05:12, 2020-02-07

Japan reports first coronavirus death as 44 more cases confirmed on cruise ship First fatality is woman in her 80s who had been in hospital near Tokyo since 1 FebruaryCoronavirus – live updates Japan has announced its first death...
21:00, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus still wreaking havoc on lives of Westerdam passengers despite no cases on ship Passengers of Holland America's MS Westerdam are still being affected by the coronavirus case on the ship that turned out to be negative.   ...
00:48, 2020-02-23

Jump in Coronavirus Cases on Ship Poses a Critical Test for Japan The country is scrambling to prevent a larger outbreak even as it prepares for the Tokyo Olympics....
14:48, 2020-02-07

3,700 on Dream Cruises ship undergoing testing after 3 confirmed coronavirus cases The Dream World, carrying 3,700 people, is the third cruise ship to be quarantined in the last week. Ten Princess passengers also tested positive. &#...
18:24, 2020-02-05

Canadian among 66 new cases of coronavirus aboard Japan cruise ship: officials This latest case raises to eight the number of Canadians aboard the Diamond Princess who have contracted the new virus....
12:24, 2020-02-10

More than 40 new coronavirus cases on quarantined cruise ship as death toll soars A total of 61 passengers have become sick on board the Diamond Princess, which is currently moored up in the Japanese port of Yokohoma with around 3,...
04:16, 2020-02-07

Cases Of COVID-19 Soar On Quarantined Coronavirus Cruise Ship. 218 Now Affected. 44 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed on stricken cruise ship as the quarantine tactics employed by Japanese authorities continue to fail those on board...
06:48, 2020-02-13

Thousands held on cruise ship in Italy over feared coronavirus cases An Italian cruise has turned into a nail-biting waiting game for more than 6,000 tourists being kept under lockdown after two Chinese passengers were...
15:44, 2020-01-30

Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan confirms 99 new coronavirus cases Evacuations begin despite continued quarantine as Japan warns outbreak ‘entering new phase’Coronavirus - live updatesAnother 99 people have tested po...
14:48, 2020-02-17

Hubei confirms 3,156 new coronavirus cases, cruise ship quarantined for two weeks Although other countries have reported their own cases, the vast majority are still in China....
01:48, 2020-02-05

Stress, heart attacks, and 135 coronavirus cases on quarantined cruise ship Enlarge / YOKOHAMA, JAPAN - FEBRUARY 10, 2020: The Diamond Princess cruise ship sits docked at Daikoku Pier where it is being resupplied and newly di...
23:32, 2020-02-10

Coronavirus cases on Diamond Princess cruise ship rise to 69, including 12 from U.S. Six more passengers have fallen ill on the Diamond Princess cruise ship as the coronavirus rages on. Their nationalities are not yet known.  ...
07:28, 2020-02-09

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

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

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

US to rush more citizens back from China to escape coronavirus The State Department is flying more U.S. citizens back from Wuhan, China, this week to protect them against the coronavirus that has been circulating...
18:20, 2020-02-03

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

BREAKING Coronavirus cases confirmed on quarantined cruise ship with Brits aboard The Diamond Princess cruise ship - which has 3,700 passengers onboard - has been left in limbo off the coast of Japan since it was quarantined...
00:56, 2020-02-05

6,000 passengers trapped on cruise ship amid fear of coronavirus cases in Italy Approximately 6,000 passengers are being held on the Costa Smeralda while authorities investigate two potential cases of the new coronavirus....
15:40, 2020-01-30

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

Coronavirus: Quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship has 39 new cases; elderly a concern Coronavirus continues to spread on Princess Cruises' quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship after officials confirmed dozens of new cases.  &#...
04:36, 2020-02-12

Japan keeps high coronavirus alert as more citizens return from China Japan evacuated more citizens from the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak on Monday, while the disease's spread prompted a hospital to stop accept...
06:12, 2020-02-17

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

India, Bangladesh eye evacuating citizens from China coronavirus epicenter India and Bangladesh said on Tuesday they are working on evacuating their citizens from China's Wuhan, the epicenter of a new coronavirus outbreak th...
13:24, 2020-01-28

More virus cases on cruise ship off Japan; China death toll exceeds 500 Ten more people on a quarantined cruise liner in Japan have tested positive for coronavirus, officials said on Thursday, as health experts stepped up...
08:40, 2020-02-06

China reports 5,000 new COVID-19 cases, cruise ship passengers disembark in Cambodia The number of infections was down sharply on the previous day, when a change in the methods of diagnosing patients led to a record spike in cases....
06:36, 2020-02-14

Italy put 12 towns on coronavirus lockdown after 215 cases and 5 deaths made it the most-infected country outside of Asia ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP via Getty Images Italy is scrambling to try and stop the spread of the coronavirus as cases soar and five people are reported dea...
15:36, 2020-02-24

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

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

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

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

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

Coronavirus: Quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship to let some passengers off early; 44 new cases confirmed Princess Cruises' Diamond Princess, which has been quarantined in Japan due to 218 coronavirus cases, will let some passengers off the ship early. &#...
16:24, 2020-02-13

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

Government rushes 210 US citizens back from China amid coronavirus fears The federal government is relocating 210 citizens from Wuhan, China, back to the United States amid a respiratory illness circulating there....
13:16, 2020-01-29

Coronavirus: Japan and US fly citizens home as China death toll jumps Hundreds of foreigners evacuated from Wuhan as number of confirmed cases in China reaches almost 6,000Coronavirus crisis – latest updatesJapan and th...
15:44, 2020-01-29

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

Quebec considers evacuating citizens from China amid coronavirus outbreak The provincial government is considering repatriating Quebecers who are currently in China as the number of new coronavirus cases continues to rise....
17:52, 2020-01-29

China encourages citizens to return to work as coronavirus hits economy Authorities are caught between urgent need to restart economy and efforts to contain virusCoronavirus outbreak – live updatesThe Chinese authorities ...
13:24, 2020-02-23

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

Coronavirus 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

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

China virus toll jumps past 500 as more cases found on cruise ship off Japan The death toll from a new coronavirus in mainland China jumped by 73 to 563 on Thursday, its third consecutive record daily rise, as experts intensif...
02:40, 2020-02-06

China virus death toll jumps past 500, more cases on cruise ship off Japan Ten more people on a quarantined cruise liner in a Japanese port have tested positive for coronavirus, officials said on Thursday, as the virus death...
06:52, 2020-02-06

COVID-19 cases fall in China epicentre, cruise ship passengers disembark in Cambodia The number of infections was down sharply on the previous day, when a change in the methods of diagnosing patients led to a record spike in cases....
03:48, 2020-02-14

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

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

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

China threatens citizens who share coronavirus news online with 7 years in jail The Communist Party has introduced the punishment as a way of controlling the narrative about the deadly outbreak, with police officers reportedly do...
19:16, 2020-02-04

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

COVID-19: South Korea sees jump in virus cases as total deaths in China number 2,592 South Korea has the third-highest national total behind China and Japan, and cases have rapidly increased in Italy and Iran in just a few days....
06:24, 2020-02-24

China virus death toll jumps past 500, more cases found on cruise ship off Japan The death toll from a new coronavirus in mainland China jumped by 73 to 563 on Thursday, its third consecutive record daily rise, as experts intensif...
04:24, 2020-02-06

'Soon we will all be infected': Indian crew on quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship pleads for help as coronavirus cases spike Charly Triballeau/AFP via Getty Images The number of coronavirus cases among passengers aboard the quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship has almos...
17:40, 2020-02-10

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

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

China virus toll nears 500, airlines cut Hong Kong flights, cases found on cruise ship The death toll from a coronavirus outbreak in China passed 490 on Wednesday, as two U.S. airlines suspended flights to Hong Kong following the first ...
04:20, 2020-02-05

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Boris Johnson urges 'calm' over coronavirus crisis after number of cases in UK rises Boris Johnson has urged for the British public to be "confident and calm" over coronavirus with the number of cases in the UK rising....
03:36, 2020-02-12

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

U.S. government urges Americans to reconsider travel to China because of coronavirus The U.S. State Department urged Americans on Monday to reconsider going to China because of the coronavirus, after warning against travel to the Hube...
01:28, 2020-01-28

Coronavirus crisis: Raab urges Britons to leave China UK citizens should leave ‘if they can’ to reduce risk of exposure to virus, says foreign secretaryCoronavirus crisis - live updatesDominic Raab has u...
17:16, 2020-02-04

Iraq’s Basra airport to deny entry to travelers from China and Chinese citizens over coronavirus: state news agency Iraq’s Basra International Airport will deny entry to passengers of any nationality traveling to Iraq from China, the state news agency reported on F...
21:16, 2020-01-31

Iraq's Basra airport to deny entry to travellers from China and Chinese citizens over coronavirus - state news agency Iraq's Basra International Airport will deny entry to passengers of any nationality travelling to Iraq from China, the state news agency reported on ...
22:28, 2020-01-31

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Coronavirus Cases Outside China Are Accelerating Rapidly. Here’s What to Know A surge in deadly coronavirus cases outside China is raising concerns that the outbreak has reached a new stage and could continue its global spread ...
13:36, 2020-02-24

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Raab urges Britons in China to leave amid coronavirus outbreak UK citizens should leave ‘if they can’ to reduce risk of exposure to virus, says foreign secretaryCoronavirus crisis – live updatesDominic Raab has u...
15:16, 2020-02-04

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

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

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

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

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

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

China confirms spread of coronavirus as new cases surge An outbreak of a new coronavirus in China has spread to more cities, Chinese authorities said on Monday, as the number of patients tripled and a thir...
04:44, 2020-01-20

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

U.S. stocks tumble as coronavirus cases spike in China Stock markets and the price of oil tumbled Monday after China announced sharp increases in the number of people infected with a potentially deadly vi...
16:48, 2020-01-27

China says a new coronavirus has spread to more cities as cases surge Authorities around the globe, including in the United States and many Asian countries, have stepped up screening of travellers from Wuhan....
04:44, 2020-01-20

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Coronavirus UK latest: Dominic Raab urges all British nationals to leave China Brits in China have been urged to leave the country if they can amid the ongoing coronavirus outbreak....
14:32, 2020-02-04

The next Tiananmen Square? Chinese citizens are demanding increased free speech after the death of a coronavirus whistleblower doctor. China is censoring their calls. Associated Press The death of Li Wenliang, a doctor who was censored for trying to alert citizens about the dangers of the Wuhan coronavirus, has out...
19:48, 2020-02-07

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

China not considering travel advisories for countries with rising coronavirus cases China's foreign ministry said on Monday that Beijing was not considering issuing travel advisories for countries such as South Korea and Japan that a...
09:24, 2020-02-24

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

China state media urges investors not to panic over market slide on coronavirus outbreak Chinese state media outlets are calling on investors not to panic after financial markets tumbled on Monday amid concerns about the coronavirus sprea...
03:08, 2020-02-04

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

WHO says coronavirus outbreak in China has peaked, new cases in Iran and Italy are 'deeply concerning' A WHO-led team of scientists that just returned from China found that the epidemic in China peaked and plateaued between Jan. 23 and Feb. 2 and and h...
18:00, 2020-02-24

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Large parts of China ease coronavirus curbs, many report no new cases Urged to restore economic activity by President Xi Jinping, large parts of China relaxed curbs on transport and travel on Monday as reported new case...
10:48, 2020-02-24

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

New coronavirus cases rise in Italy, Korea and Iran but fall in China Italy, South Korea and Iran reported sharp rises in coronavirus infections on Monday, triggering concern from the World Health Organization (WHO), bu...
14:00, 2020-02-24

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

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

Coronavirus cases spread outside China, fall inside, winning WHO's praises Italy, South Korea and Iran reported sharp rises in coronavirus infections on Monday, but China relaxed curbs on movement as the rate of new infectio...
15:00, 2020-02-24

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

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

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

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

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

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

Coronavirus outbreak: US urges Americans to 'reconsider' China travel, plans to move personnel out of Wuhan The State Department on Monday urged Americans to reconsider traveling to Wuhan, China, the epicenter of the coronavirus, and said it ordered the dep...
02:16, 2020-01-28

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

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

Coronavirus: 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

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

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

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

Coronavirus: Nikkei tumbles; 508 new cases in China, 60 in South Korea — live updates Fear over the coronavirus gripped Japan's Nikkei index as it opened on Tuesday, following another difficult day in Europe and Italy in particular. Ge...
04:36, 2020-02-25

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

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

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

China Reportedly Bans Wildlife Trade As Global Coronavirus Cases Surge China’s top political body approved the ban in an effort to “safeguard public health and ecological security.”...
14:48, 2020-02-24

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

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

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

Coronavirus cases rise to more than 800 worldwide as China confirms death toll has risen to 25 The fast-spreading infection prompted local authorities to quarantine several major cities and cancel Lunar New Year's events in Beijing....
02:16, 2020-01-24

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Large parts of China relax coronavirus curbs, many places report zero new cases Urged to restore economic activity by President Xi Jinping, large parts of China relaxed curbs on transport and movement of people on Monday as repor...
07:24, 2020-02-24

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

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

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

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

China's Hubei sees rise in new coronavirus cases as infections slow in other provinces China reported a rise in new coronavirus cases in Hubei province, the epicentre of the outbreak, on Tuesday while the rest of the country saw a fourt...
04:12, 2020-02-25

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

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

Royal Caribbean cancels 3 cruises on China-based ship amid coronavirus outbreak Royal Caribbean added that if the travel restrictions continued for an extended period of time, it could materially impact the company’s overall fina...
14:52, 2020-01-30

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

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

China has banned its citizens from booking overseas tours and purchasing overseas hotels and flight packages amid the Wuhan coronavirus that has killed 42 Associated Press The Chinese government on Saturday announced a ban on overseas tours and the purchase of flights and hotels abroad, according to a r...
23:44, 2020-01-25

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

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

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

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