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First coronavirus death in Europe as elderly man dies in France

A Chinese tourist in France has become the first person to die from coronavirus in Europe, the French health minister has said....

First coronavirus death in Europe as elderly man dies in France

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France reports first COVID-19 death in Europe Minister Agnes Buzyn says Saturday that “I was informed last night of the death of an 80-year-old patient who had been hospitalized ... since Jan. 25...
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Chinese tourist in France becomes first to die in Europe of coronavirus An 80-year-old Chinese tourist infected with the coronavirus has died in France, the first fatality in Europe and the fourth outside mainland China f...
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13:24, 2020-02-23

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Coronavirus live updates: COVID-19 more fatal in men, France warns of pandemic risk As of Tuesday, more than 73,400 confirmed cases of the coronavirus have been confirmed, including at least 1,874 deaths....
15:36, 2020-02-18

Plane repatriating French nationals from China's coronavirus regions lands in France: BFM TV The first plane repatriating French nationals from China's coronavirus regions landed in France, French TV station BFM reported on Friday....
13:52, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus UK update: Five Brits including one child confirmed to be infected at ski resort in France Follow our live updates here Five Brits in France were staying in ski resort Death toll in China surpasses 700 Brit diagnosed on cruise 'feeling well...
17:16, 2020-02-08

UK public health officials are searching for 2,000 people who flew from Wuhan after coronavirus reached Europe ROSLAN RAHMAN/AFP via Getty Images Public health officials are tracking 2,000 people who flew from Wuhan, central China, into the United Kingdom as a...
17:24, 2020-01-25

Europe's biggest oil company warns of 'tough and uncertain' market as coronavirus fears intensify The chief executive of Royal Dutch Shell is preparing for a tough and uncertain energy market, amid heightened fears China's fast-spreading coronavir...
13:24, 2020-01-30

Scotland has highest drug death rate in Europe as it reaches worst level since records began Drug-related deaths have soared in Scotland, where they are at their worst level since records began....
17:28, 2019-07-16

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

New international coronavirus cases: Latest places affected, including UK, Dubai, Thailand and France The deadly coronavirus first emerged in the Chinese city of Wuhan in December 2019 and has since spread to other parts of the world including Europe,...
12:40, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus live updates: US hospitals prepare for possible pandemic, Air France tallies 'brutal' impact from outbreak More than 75,700 cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus and at least 2,130 deaths have been confirmed as of Thursday....
16:36, 2020-02-20

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

Coronavirus live updates: Gottlieb says Japan is on 'cusp' of outbreak, France warns of pandemic risk There are more than 73,400 confirmed cases of the coronavirus and at least 1,874 deaths as of Tuesday....
14:36, 2020-02-18

Coronavirus Live Updates: Travel Limits Cover 35 Million People, Infections Exceed 900 and Reach Europe Shanghai Disneyland shut down, hospitals pleaded for help, France reported two cases — the first in Europe — and the youngest victim so far was ident...
21:00, 2020-01-24

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

Coronavirus latest: Hunt on for 2,000 people who flew from Wuhan to UK as sickness hits Europe and China locks down 56 million residents Authorities are desperately tracing 2,000 people who flew from the region of China where the Coronavirus broke out to the UK in the last two weeks....
09:44, 2020-01-25

US citizen in China dies of coronavirus The first American has died of the coronavirus, succumbing to the deadly infection in mainland China on Thursday, The New York Times reported Friday ...
06:56, 2020-02-08

California death row inmate dies of natural causes SAN QUENTIN, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a man who was sent to California’s death row for killing and mutilating a 5-month-old girl has died ...
03:52, 2019-05-04

American dies in China coronavirus case A 60-year-old American who has not been identified died after being diagnosed with the coronavirus in Wuhan, the U.S. Embassy says.    ...
08:12, 2020-02-13

Online anger after coronavirus whistleblower dies Dr Li's death has sparked unprecedented levels of grief and mistrust on Chinese social media....
11:52, 2020-02-07

Chinese whistleblowing doctor dies of coronavirus A whistleblowing Chinese doctor who was reprimanded for "spreading rumours" about the coronavirus before it was officially recognised died on Friday ...
23:24, 2020-02-06

Doctor who sounded alarm on coronavirus dies Li Wenliang, a doctor in China who was allegedly detained for sounding alarm over the coronavirus before he himself was sickened by the illness, has ...
16:36, 2020-02-06

First American dies of coronavirus in China: US Embassy A 60-year-old diagnosed with coronavirus in Wuhan, China, has reportedly become the first U.S. citizen to die of the novel virus....
11:16, 2020-02-08

First US citizen dies of coronavirus in China, embassy says A U.S. citizen diagnosed with the coronavirus has died in Wuhan, China, in what appears to be the first American fatality from the global outbreak, a...
15:48, 2020-02-08

Peter Sissons death: Former newsreader dies aged 77 Former BBC and ITN newsreader Peter Sissons has died at the age of 77, his agent has said....
13:40, 2019-10-02

Andrew Miller death: Former Labour MP dies aged 70 Former Prime Minister Tony Blair hailed him as a "hard-working and dedicated public servant"...
15:48, 2019-12-25

Dr. Arthur Zitrin, Bioethicist and Death Penalty Foe, Dies at 101 An authority on bioethics at New York University for decades, Dr. Zitrin sought to discipline physicians who assisted in executions by lethal injecti...
22:12, 2019-05-12

American citizen dies from coronavirus in China, reports say A U.S. citizen diagnosed with the coronavirus has died in Wuhan, China, in what appears to be the first American fatality from the global outbreak, a...
08:32, 2020-02-08

First US coronavirus sufferer dies after becoming infected with killer disease An American coronavirus patient has died from the disease making them the first US citizen to have been killed by the illness...
08:00, 2020-02-08

Iranian woman reportedly dies of suspected coronavirus An Iranian woman has died of a suspected coronavirus infection, local media reported. The 61-year-old woman, who wasn’t identified, died Monday...
23:12, 2020-02-12

First Italian dies of coronavirus as outbreak flares in north An elderly man in the northern city of Padua has died after being infected with the coronavirus, becoming the first Italian victim of the disease, He...
02:36, 2020-02-22

Whistleblower Chinese doctor dies from coronavirus in Wuhan Li Wenliang targeted by police after warning about outbreak on social media in DecemberCoronavirus – latest developmentsA whistleblowing Chinese doct...
17:16, 2020-02-06

Doctor who sounded alarm on coronavirus dies, hospital says A statement from the hospital treating Li Wenliang died after contracting the novel coronavirus....
22:12, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus: South Korea placed on 'red alert' as fifth person dies More than 9,000 Shincheonji church members in self-quarantine as president describes coming days as ‘very important moment’Coronavirus outbreak – liv...
10:00, 2020-02-23

Man collapses and dies in Chinatown as 'no one helps him over coronavirus fears' A New South Wales Police spokeswoman said officers were called to the restaurant in Sydney's Chinatown after no one would perform CPR over fears of c...
09:40, 2020-01-30

How England could end up in Euro 2020 'Group of Death' with France and Portugal England could find themselves facing a European Championship 'Group of Death', including France and Portugal, even if they win their final two Euro 2...
13:48, 2019-11-13

NZ volcano eruption death toll rises to 17 after another person dies New Zealand police said on Monday that one of those injured during the eruption of a volcano visited by tourists earlier this month died in an Auckla...
23:52, 2019-12-22

Tourist dies in Death Valley as temperatures soar above 120 degrees It was the second death in three days in the Mojave Desert park. Summer visitors are urged to drink at least one gallon of water per day.  ...
04:08, 2019-09-01

George Michael's sister dies at 55 on third anniversary of singer's death George Michael's sister Melanie Panayiotou, 55, died Wednesday, Christmas Day, the third anniversary of the singer's death.     &...
18:44, 2019-12-27

The Latest: El Paso victim dies, raising death toll to 22 A man leaves flowers near the scene of a mass shooting at a shopping complex Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019, in El Paso, Texas. (AP Photo/John Locher) EL PASO,...
19:52, 2019-08-05

David Bellamy death: Broadcaster and naturalist dies aged 86 Naturalist and broadcaster David Bellamy has died at the age of 86, the Conservation Foundation has said....
20:20, 2019-12-11

Last known survivor of Sobibor Nazi death camp uprising dies at 96 Semion Rosenfeld escaped from the Sobibor extermination camp in Nazi-occupied Poland, in 1943. The Ukrainian-born Jew has been described as a "true h...
11:24, 2019-06-04

George Michael's Sister, 55, Suddenly Dies On 3rd Anniversary Of His Death George Michael's family is in mourning once again. On Christmas--the anniversary of the superstar's death--younger sister Melanie Panayiotou passed a...
17:20, 2019-12-27

Man has sex with wife two hours before she dies at crystal meth 'death party' A MAN threw his terminally ill wife a drug fuelled “death party” where they spent days taking crystal meth – and had sex just two hours before she pa...
22:08, 2019-08-13

Peter Sissons death: Tributes pour in for former BBC and ITN newsreader after he dies at 77 BBC Director-General Tony Hall described Sissons as "one of the greatest television figures of his time"...
15:16, 2019-10-02

Georgia man dies in Dominican Republic, bringing US death toll to at least 10 A Georgia man died in the Dominican Republic in March, adding to the list of U.S. tourists who have died in the Caribbean destination this year. ...
00:08, 2019-07-17

Robert Mugabe death: Former Zimbabwe leader dies aged 95 Robert Mugabe, the former president of Zimbabwe whose rule was mired in accusations of human rights abuses and corruption, has died aged 95....
08:40, 2019-09-06

First Italian patient dies of coronavirus: Ansa news agency A patient in the northern city of Padua has died after being infected with the Coronavirus, becoming the first Italian victim of the disease, Ansa ne...
02:36, 2020-02-22

Coronavirus Live Updates: An American in Wuhan Dies of the Virus The death appeared to be the first of a U.S. citizen from the disease and prompted further questions about Beijing’s handling of the outbreak....
16:20, 2020-02-08

Second coronavirus patient dies in Italy: ANSA news agency A second patient infected with the new coronavirus has died in Italy, ANSA news agency reported citing healthcare sources, as an outbreak spreads in ...
15:00, 2020-02-22

American dies of coronavirus in China as toll set to surpass SARS An American became the first confirmed non-Chinese victim of the new coronavirus on Saturday while a Japanese man also died with symptoms consistent ...
09:40, 2020-02-08

China: Doctor who raised alarm on coronavirus dies of disease A doctor who was accused of "spreading rumors" about coronavirus when the outbreak began has died in a Wuhan hospital. Li Wenliang was among the firs...
22:48, 2020-02-06

Chinese Doctor, Silenced After Warning of Outbreak, Dies From Coronavirus Dr. Li Wenliang sounded an alarm about a strange new virus. Then the authorities summoned him for questioning....
23:12, 2020-02-06

U.S. citizen diagnosed with coronavirus dies in Wuhan, China, reports say A U.S. citizen diagnosed with the coronavirus has died in Wuhan, China, in what appears to be the first American fatality from the global outbreak, a...
09:04, 2020-02-08

Doctor infected with coronavirus dies as dozens killed by disease A retired doctor in China has died after being infected with the coronavirus, according to state media...
04:56, 2020-01-25

Coronavirus Live Updates: Another Young Doctor in Wuhan Dies It was the latest in a string of deaths among health care providers who have been working to contain the outbreak....
08:24, 2020-02-21

Japanese man hospitalized with pneumonia in Wuhan dies, coronavirus suspected A Japanese man hospitalized with pneumonia in the Chinese city of Wuhan, the epicenter of a coronavirus outbreak, has died, Japan's foreign ministry ...
06:40, 2020-02-08

Sixth person dies from new coronavirus, Chinese health authorities say Officials confirmed that the new mystery virus can spread between humans and said 15 medical staff have now been infected, stoking fears about an int...
12:44, 2020-01-21

Italy battles 'explosion' of coronavirus cases as third patient dies Italy raced on Sunday to contain the biggest outbreak of coronavirus in Europe, sealing off the worst affected towns and banning public events in muc...
20:00, 2020-02-23

Sixth person dies as Wuhan coronavirus spreads between people Six deaths and nearly 300 cases have been linked to a new virus that originated in China. Authorities now believe the virus can spread from person to...
16:40, 2020-01-21

Beloved bodybuilder dies of coronavirus after refusing to wear mask Qiu Jun wouldn't stop going to the gym or stay indoors once Wuhan was placed under coronavirus lockdown, despite his desperate family's pleas for him...
23:32, 2020-02-10

Third person dies in coronavirus outbreak in northern Italy: official A third person infected with the coronavirus has died in Italy, a regional official said on Sunday, as the government struggles to contain an outbrea...
18:48, 2020-02-23

Doctor at hospital in Wuhan dies after treating patients with coronavirus A doctor working at a hospital in Wuhan, China — treating patients stricken with the coronavirus — died Saturday morning. Liang Wudong, 62, died afte...
18:20, 2020-01-25

BREAKING First US coronavirus sufferer dies after becoming infected with killer disease An American coronavirus patient has died from the disease making them the first US citizen to have been killed by the illness...
07:00, 2020-02-08

Fourth person dies from new coronavirus, Chinese health authorities say An 89-year-old man developed symptoms on Jan. 13 and was admitted to hospital five days later after he experienced severe breathing difficulties, the...
02:24, 2020-01-21

Obby Oss death: Woman dies after suffering serious neck injury at May Day celebrations A woman has died after being injured during a traditional May Day celebration in Cornwall....
20:20, 2019-05-04

16-year-old Guatemalan boy dies in U.S. custody — 5th migrant child death since December The teenager was found unresponsive Monday morning during a welfare check at the agency's Weslaco, Texas, station....
20:04, 2019-05-20

Alexei Leonov death: First person to walk in space dies aged 85 Alexei Leonov, the first person to walk in space 54 years ago, has died in Moscow aged 85....
20:08, 2019-10-11

Tourist dies in scorching Death Valley as heat hovers around 120 degrees DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK, Calif. — A tourist has died while visiting Death Valley National Park amid blazing summer heat. The National Park Service...
04:44, 2019-08-31

BREAKING: Another climber dies on Everest – season death toll hits 11 ANOTHER climber has died on the descent from Mount Everest – bringing the death toll on this climbing season to 11....
20:12, 2019-05-27

Australian firefighter dies battling blazes, raising death toll to 28 A firefighter died while on duty on Saturday in Australia's state of Victoria, raising the toll from this season's devastating bushfires to 28 deaths...
00:16, 2020-01-12

British climber dies on Mount Everest; death toll reaches 10 A British man has died on Mount Everest amid fears of overcrowding, as a record number of people attempt to climb the tallest mountain in the world....
19:40, 2019-05-25

Cameron Boyce death: Disney Channel star dies aged 20 American actor Cameron Boyce, who rose to fame in the Disney Channel franchise Descendants and the TV show Jessie, has died aged 20....
10:52, 2019-07-07

Minnesota infant dies of whooping cough, first such death in state in 7 years Minnesota health officials this week announced a whooping cough-related death of an infant in the state....
18:00, 2020-01-10

Children cheer as bull dies a slow death at bullfighting school Shocking video shows a bull slowly being killed in front of cheering children as young as six at a bullfighting school. European animal rights group ...
21:08, 2019-08-19

Man dies in jail awaiting trial for death of infant son found in freezer A Georgia man was found dead in an Alabama jail where he was serving time in connection with his 6-month-old son who was found dead in a hotel freeze...
06:36, 2019-09-02

New Zealand volcano eruption death toll rises to 17 after another person dies New Zealand police said on Monday that one of those injured during the eruption of a volcano visited by tourists earlier this month died in an Auckla...
04:44, 2019-12-23

American dies of coronavirus in China; five Britons infected in French Alps A 60-year-old American has died of the new coronavirus, the first confirmed non-Chinese death of the illness, U.S. officials said, as millions of Chi...
18:16, 2020-02-08

Coronavirus live updates: US citizen dies in Wuhan the epicenter of the outbreak Most cases are concentrated in Hubei province. Wuhan is the capital city of the province and considered the epicenter of the outbreak....
06:48, 2020-02-08

Chinese cerebral palsy patient dies after caretaker quarantined for coronavirus BEIJING – Chinese authorities removed two officials in Hubei province, the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak, over the death of a cerebral ...
18:12, 2020-02-03

US citizen dies from coronavirus in China, the first American fatality from global outbreak The 60-year-old U.S. resident, who has not been identified, died after being diagnosed with the coronavirus in Wuhan, the U.S. embassy says  ...
16:36, 2020-02-08

Wuhan Hospital Director Dies of Coronavirus, State Media Reports A senior doctor at a hospital in the Chinese city of Wuhan died from the novel coronavirus, the latest fatality among medical workers as they rush to...
09:24, 2020-02-18

Wuhan doctor treating coronavirus patients dies after contracting disease A Chinese doctor treating patients who contracted the coronavirus died after contracting the virus himself....
21:28, 2020-01-25

American dies of coronavirus in China; Britons infected at French ski resort A 60-year-old American has died of the new coronavirus, the first confirmed non-Chinese death of the illness, U.S. officials said, as millions of Chi...
16:24, 2020-02-08

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

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

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

Coronavirus latest: Head doctor at Wuhan hospital dies of Covid-19 The head of a leading hospital in Wuhan has died of coronavirus, China's state television announced....
13:00, 2020-02-18

Coronavirus outbreak: Wuhan hospital doctor dies from virus – updates Thirteen Chinese cities are in lockdown as they scramble to stem the spread of the Sars-like infection, which has now reached Europe, the US and Aust...
04:40, 2020-01-25

American dies of coronavirus in China; five Britons infected at French ski resort A 60-year-old American has died of the new coronavirus, the first confirmed non-Chinese death of the illness, U.S. officials said, as millions of Chi...
16:52, 2020-02-08

Whistleblower Chinese doctor dies from coronavirus in Wuhan, state media says Li Wenliang targeted by police after warning about outbreak on social media in DecemberCoronavirus – latest developmentsA whistleblowing Chinese doct...
18:40, 2020-02-06

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

BREAKING Doctor treating coronavirus patients dies after being infected by disease Doctor Liang Wudong has died after being infected by coronavirus while treating patients in China, the country's state broadcaster has said...
03:52, 2020-01-25

Taiwan reports first death from coronavirus Taxi driver with diabetes and hepatitis B is fifth fatality outside mainland ChinaA taxi driver has died from the coronavirus in Taiwan, marking the ...
18:36, 2020-02-16

Taiwan confirms first coronavirus death Taiwan on Sunday confirmed its first coronavirus death — marking the fifth fatality outside of mainland China. The man, a 61-year-old taxi driv...
17:36, 2020-02-16

Coronavirus death in Philippines said to be first outside China A 44-year-old Chinese man visiting the Philippines is believed to be the first fatality outside China to be linked to the coronavirus, officials say....
06:40, 2020-02-02

Coronavirus death toll surpasses 1,000 Hardest-hit Hubei province reported another 103 deaths, the highest single-day toll since the virus began to spread. Meanwhile, Xi Jinping has appear...
01:04, 2020-02-11

Mount Everest death toll rises to 11 as American man dies on descent from summit An American climber has become the eleventh person to die on Mount Everest in the past week....
21:24, 2019-05-27

Juliette Kaplan death: Last of the Summer Wine actress dies of cancer aged 80 Juliette Kaplan, who played battleaxe Pearl Sibshaw in Last Of The Summer Wine, has died from cancer aged 80....
00:28, 2019-10-11

Franco Zeffirelli death: Italian Romeo and Juliet director dies aged 96 Italian director Franco Zeffirelli, famed for operas, films and television, has died in Rome at the age of 96....
14:56, 2019-06-15

Peggy Lipton death: Mod Squad and Twin Peaks star dies aged 72 Peggy Lipton, a TV star known for her roles in The Mod Squad and Twin Peaks, has died of cancer aged 72....
10:20, 2019-05-12

Grant Thompson death: Youtuber King of Random dies in paragliding accident YouTube star Grant Thompson, known as The King of Random, has died aged 38 in a paragliding accident....
08:40, 2019-07-31

Lion at Chicago-area zoo dies after mysterious fall, less than 2 weeks after mate's death Brookfield Zoo's lion Isis was put down Tuesday after suffering injuries from a fall in her enclosure. Her mate Zenda died less than two weeks ago. &...
05:40, 2020-01-15

Nicholas Parsons death: Broadcasting legend dies aged 96 after short illness Nicholas Parsons, host of BBC Radio 4's Just A Minute, has died aged 96 after a short illness, his agent said....
13:28, 2020-01-28

Deborah Orr death: Tributes paid to Guardian columnist after she dies from cancer aged 57 Tributes have poured in for the award-winning journalist and author Deborah Orr following her death aged 57....
11:24, 2019-10-21

Lord Bramall death: Former head of the Armed Forces and D-Day veteran dies aged 95 Former head of the Armed Forces and D-Day veteran Lord Bramall, has died at the age of 95, it has been reported....
23:32, 2019-11-12

New Zealand volcano eruption death toll rises to 17 as victim dies in hospital Police have scaled back a search for the bodies but have said they have not given up hope of finding them....
00:12, 2019-12-23

Robert Mugabe dies aged 95: Updates from Zimbabwe and around the world after death of dictator Robert Mugabe, former prime minister and president of Zimbabwe whose rule was mired in accusations of human rights abuses and corruption, has died ag...
11:00, 2019-09-06

Another horse dies at Santa Anita, bringing death toll at the racetrack to 31 since December A 4-year-old horse was euthanized after suffering a broken pelvis at Santa Anita racetrack...
19:44, 2019-09-19

John Jenkins death: D-Day veteran applauded by world leaders dies aged 100 A D-Day veteran given a standing ovation from world leaders at the 75th anniversary commemorations of the Normandy landings has died at the age of 10...
19:32, 2019-12-17

Australia bushfires: second Victorian firefighter dies bringing state's death toll to four Another Forest Fires Management worker died on duty on 3 January and two men were killed in fires at East Gippsland on New Year’s DayA second Victori...
22:28, 2020-01-11

New Zealand volcano death toll rises to 18 after another person dies in Australian hospital The death toll from last month's volcanic eruption in New Zealand rose to 18 as one of the injured died in a hospital in Australia, police said on Mo...
02:00, 2020-01-13

Iona Sclater death: Teenage equestrian prodigy, 15, dies in riding accident A teenage equestrian prodigy described as one of the sport's "bright stars" has died in a riding accident at her home in Cambridgeshire....
00:12, 2019-08-13

Robert Mugabe death: Updates from Zimbabwe and around the world as dictator dies aged 95 Robert Mugabe, former prime minister and president of Zimbabwe whose rule was mired in accusations of human rights abuses and corruption, has died ag...
10:20, 2019-09-06

Lord Bamall death: Former head of the Armed Forces and D-Day veteran dies aged 95 Former head of the Armed Forces and D-Day veteran Lord Bramall, has died at the age of 95, it has been reported....
19:44, 2019-11-12

Atlanta woman dies after New Zealand volcano eruption, bringing death toll to 17 An Atlanta woman who was seriously injured in New Zealand’s White Island volcano eruption died on Sunday, bringing the number of fatalities to 17....
05:40, 2019-12-23

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

Chinese social media censors hashtags after coronavirus whistleblower doctor dies The late Li Wenliang was one of seven coronavirus whistleblowers taken into custody by Wuhan police....
22:04, 2020-02-07

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

Chinese doctor arrested for blowing whistle on coronavirus dies of killer disease Doctor Li Wenliang was cautioned by Wuhan police on December 30 for writing a warning about the potential pandemic...
18:08, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus: Chinese doctor who warned about outbreak 'dies from infection' – latest news Dr Li Wenliang dies in Wuhan, state media says, as UK confirms third case and 10 more people on cruise ship off Japan are diagnosed with virusThird p...
18:16, 2020-02-06

Italy cancels Venice Carnival amid coronavirus crisis, third person dies The annual festival, famous for its elaborate masks, has been canceled as Italy races to contain COVID-19. A third death from the virus has also been...
19:48, 2020-02-23

Coronavirus whistleblower doctor dies, sparking outpouring — and censorship — on social media Li Wenliang was one of eight whistleblowers reprimanded by police for allegedly spreading "illegal and false" information about the virus....
18:32, 2020-02-07

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

Coronavirus: Chinese doctor who warned about outbreak dies from infection – latest news Dr Li Wenliang died in Wuhan. Meanwhile UK confirms third case and 10 more people on stricken cruise ship off the coast of Japan are diagnosed with v...
16:24, 2020-02-06

Doctor at hospital in China's Hubei province dies from coronavirus: state media A doctor at a hospital in China's Hubei province, the center of the coronavirus outbreak, has died from the virus, China Global Television Network re...
03:44, 2020-01-25

Director of major hospital in China dies from coronavirus; infected total passes 73K The head of a major hospital in China died from the coronavirus on Tuesday morning, as 1,886 new cases were reported in the country, according to mul...
12:12, 2020-02-18

Coronavirus outbreak: doctor in Wuhan hospital dies as army medics flown in Liang Wudong, 62, died after treating patients in Wuhan amid signs that health workers are overwhelmed by the outbreakA doctor treating victims infec...
06:52, 2020-01-25

Chinese medical worker dies helping fight coronavirus for 10 days straight A Chinese medical worker died of a heart attack after working 10 days straight to help fight the coronavirus epidemic, according to a report. Song Yi...
23:00, 2020-02-06

Wuhan hospital director dies from coronavirus, Moody's lowers China forecast The Wuhan Municipal Health Commission confirmed Liu Zhiming, the director of Wuchang Hospital in Wuhan, died Tuesday morning....
14:36, 2020-02-18

Senior Wuhan doctor dies from coronavirus as authorities start to 'round up' patients Officials go door to door in city of 11 million, with threat of punishment for delays in reporting symptomsCoronavirus outbreak – live updatesOne of ...
07:36, 2020-02-18

My Europe: Trump’s Balkan deal sends shivers through Southeast Europe The EU has failed in the Balkans and now the United States is re-engaging with the region. But that’s not good news for the countries of the former Y...
19:28, 2020-02-01

My Europe: Trump's Balkan deal sends shivers through southeastern Europe The EU has failed in the Balkans and now the United States is re-engaging with the region. But that’s not good news for the countries of the former Y...
21:00, 2020-02-01

Coronavirus death toll rises to over 200 — As it developed The WHO declared an international emergency over the "unprecedented outbreak" in China, but said they were confident in China's capacity to control i...
01:08, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus: Authorities report first death in Italy An elderly man from Padua has died after being infected with the coronavirus. Officials in northern Italy have ordered schools, public buildings, and...
02:24, 2020-02-22

First coronavirus death outside China reported as infections top 14,000 China ramped up measures to contain the coronavirus epidemic and shore up an economy hit by travel curbs and business shut-downs on Sunday as the fir...
12:48, 2020-02-02

China: Coronavirus death toll spikes Chinese health officials have confirmed the number of fatalities has reached 414 in Hubei, the province at the epicenter of the outbreak. Over 20,400...
01:24, 2020-02-04

Death toll from coronavirus rises to 80 in China The death toll from a viral outbreak in Wuhan, China has risen to 80 people, the Chinese government said on Sunday. The increase in fatalities came a...
03:24, 2020-01-27

Coronavirus death in Philippines marks first outside China A man has died from the coronavirus in the Philippines, marking the first reported death tied to the virus outside of China. The man, 44, was a resid...
06:32, 2020-02-02

Philippines report first coronavirus death outside China The Philippines became the first country to report a death from the coronavirus outside of China. Deaths from the virus surged on Saturday with over ...
04:48, 2020-02-02

Coronavirus: China death toll edges toward 1,500 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...
08:12, 2020-02-14

Coronavirus: second death in China after Sars-like outbreak Man, 69, had been admitted to hospital with abnormal renal function and severe damage to organsA second person has died from pneumonia in the central...
03:52, 2020-01-17

China confirms first death of US citizen from coronavirus The first American citizen to succumb to the new coronavirus died in China, according to a report released Saturday....
17:32, 2020-02-08

Coronavirus: First death outside China reported in Philippines The WHO says a 44-year-old Chinese man has died after travelling to the Philippines from Wuhan....
05:44, 2020-02-02

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: Italy reports first death from COVID-19 An elderly man from Padua has died after being infected with the coronavirus. Officials in northern Italy have ordered schools, public buildings, and...
09:24, 2020-02-22

Philippines reports first coronavirus death outside China The Philippines became the first country to report a known death from the coronavirus outside of China. Deaths from the virus surged on Saturday with...
05:32, 2020-02-02

Bootle railway track death: Boy, 12, dies after walking on electric train lines in Merseyside "The boy's family have been informed and are being supported by specially trained family liaison officers."...
16:24, 2019-10-15

Brendan Grace death: Father Ted actor and comedian dies following battle with lung cancer Father Ted actor Brendan Grace has died aged 68 after it emerged he was battling lung cancer....
09:32, 2019-07-11

Chris Kraft death: Apollo 11 director dies two days after moon landing anniversary NASA's first flight director has died aged aged 95, two days after the 50th anniversary of the first Moon landing....
14:20, 2019-07-23

Rutger Hauer death: Blade Runner star dies aged 75 after short illness The Blade Runner star Rutger Hauer has died aged 75 following a short illness, his agent said....
20:28, 2019-07-24

New Zealand mosque attack death toll rises to 51 as victim dies from injuries in hospital A man who has been in intensive care since he was gunned down in the mosque terror attacks in New Zealand has died bringing the death toll from the t...
07:44, 2019-05-03

Tata Steel death: Worker dies at Port Talbot plant in south Wales A worker has died in a machinery accident at the Tata Steel plant in Port Talbot, south Wales, leading to an immediate investigation....
18:24, 2019-09-25

David Bellamy dead: Tributes pour in for broadcaster and naturalist dies after his death aged 86 Naturalist and broadcaster David Bellamy has died at the age of 86, the Conservation Foundation has said....
22:16, 2019-12-11

Jessye Norman death: Four-time Grammy-winning opera star dies aged 74 Jessye Norman, an international opera star whose passionate soprano voice won her four Grammy Awards, has died aged 74....
01:20, 2019-10-01

Caroll Spinney death: Sesame Street's Big Bird puppeteer dies aged 85 US puppeteer Caroll Spinney, famous for playing Sesame Street's Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch has died aged 85....
22:32, 2019-12-08

Dutch teen who survived rape, and was refused medically assisted death, dies at home Noa Pothoven was sexually assaulted at age 11, then later raped by two men at the age of 14....
21:52, 2019-06-05

Los Angeles County resident dies of lung illness, fifth U.S. death possibly tied to vaping A Los Angeles County resident has died from a lung illness possibly tied to vaping, bringing the total number of such U.S. deaths to five, health off...
02:40, 2019-09-07

Europe heatwave latest: Huge wildfire breaks out in Spain as record breaking heat sweeps across Europe A huge forest fire has broken out in Spain as a deadly heatwave affecting much of Europe continues to intensify....
12:52, 2019-06-27

At least 11 American Diamond Princess evacuees test positive for coronavirus, another doctor in China dies At least 11 American evacuees transported to the U.S. from the quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship have tested positive for the coronavirus, as ...
14:00, 2020-02-21

Coronavirus outbreak: Wuhan hospital doctor dies from virus as toll hits 41 – updates Thirteen Chinese cities are in lockdown as they scramble to stem the spread of the Sars-like infection, which has now reached Europe, the US and Aust...
05:12, 2020-01-25

Coronavirus tragedy: Chinese doctor who postponed wedding to treat patients dies of infection Dr. Peng Yinhua -- who worked in the outbreak’s epicenter -- died Thursday after contracting the deadly infection as he treated patients at the Peopl...
18:00, 2020-02-21

Chinese doctor who raised early alarm over coronavirus dies; Beijing declares 'people's war' One of the first Chinese doctors who tried to warn the world about a new coronavirus died on Friday from the illness, as Beijing declared a "people's...
23:24, 2020-02-06

Chinese teen with cerebral palsy dies after coronavirus quarantines sole caretaker: report A 17-year-old Chinese teen with cerebral palsy reportedly died after his father and sole caretaker was quarantined amid the deadly coronavirus outbre...
17:48, 2020-02-03

Chinese doctor who raised early alarm on coronavirus dies, triggering public mourning A Chinese doctor who was reprimanded for "spreading rumours" about the coronavirus before it was officially recognised died on Friday after testing p...
03:28, 2020-02-07

Nick Gordon, former partner of Bobbi Kristina Brown, dies 3 years after he was found liable for her death His death at age 30 marks the end of a sad saga involving the daughter of Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown....
18:56, 2020-01-02

Beth Chapman death: Wife of Dog the Bounty Hunter dies aged 51 after being placed in medically induced coma Beth Chapman, the wife of Dog The Bounty Hunter star Duane "Dog" Chapman, has died after being placed in a medically induced coma....
18:40, 2019-06-26

Daniel Johnston death: US songwriter who influenced Kurt Cobain dies of heart attack aged 58 Daniel Johnston, a cult songwriter who influenced Nirvana star Kurt Cobain, has died aged 58 following a heart attack....
01:12, 2019-09-12

Lionheart death: IWC champion Adrian McCallum dies aged 36 after leaving haunting message online British wrestling champion Adrian McCallum - known by his ring name Lionheart - has died at the age of 36 after leaving a haunting message online....
08:32, 2019-06-20

Junior Agogo death: Former Nottingham Forest and Ghana footballer dies aged 40 as tributes pour in Former Nottingham Forest, QPR and Ghana striker Junior Agogo has died at the age of 40, according to reports....
14:32, 2019-08-22

Sai Aletaha death: Amateur martial arts fighter dies after suffering brain injury at UK event A martial arts fighter has died after suffering a brain injury following a bout at the weekend....
00:00, 2019-11-19

Arjun Singh death: Nottingham university student, 20, dies in hospital after early hours attack A 20-year-old student has died in hospital following an early hours attack in Nottingham city centre over the weekend....
10:20, 2020-01-20

Nadia Toffa death: Italian journalist who penned heartbreaking book about her battle with cancer dies Italian journalist and TV presenter Nadia Toffa has died, aged 40, following a long battle with cancer....
18:48, 2019-08-13

Coronavirus death toll overtakes SARS epidemic The death toll from the coronavirus epidemic in China has surged, with more than 17,200 infected. The updated figures came as authorities prepared to...
09:16, 2020-02-03

Coronavirus death toll rises to 25 in China, with 830 infected The coronavirus has now killed 25 people in China and infected more than 800, with millions of people hit with lockdowns in cities across the country...
04:52, 2020-01-24

Britain says death toll from new coronavirus in China likely to rise Britain's health minister said on Thursday that the number of cases of new coronavirus is likely to be higher than confirmed so far so the death toll...
13:08, 2020-01-23

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

Coronavirus death toll in China rises to 425 people The death toll from the new coronavirus outbreak in China has spiked to 425. Chinese authorities said on Tuesday, local time, that there had been 64 ...
01:08, 2020-02-04

China says it welcomes help from U.S. as its coronavirus death toll rises to 425 The deaths are up by a record 64 from the previous day, China's National Health Commission said Tuesday. The total number of infected there also rose...
03:32, 2020-02-04

Coronavirus: Death toll climbs to 426; infections surpass 20K Chinese health officials announced Tuesday that the number of deaths connected to the coronavirus increased by 64 from the day prior, raising the glo...
05:48, 2020-02-04

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

Coronavirus fatalities surpass SARS death toll The number of deaths by coronavirus in China rose by 89 to 811 on Saturday. The death count now exceeds the number who died in the SARS epidemic in 2...
02:56, 2020-02-09

Coronavirus: Death Toll Climbs, and So Does the Number of Infections The number of known cases of the new virus rose by nearly a third overnight. A shortage of test kits has led experts to warn that the real number may...
01:20, 2020-01-30

China says death toll from coronavirus outbreak rises to 213 China's National Health Commission (NHC) said on Friday the death toll from the coronavirus outbreak in the country rose to 213 as of end-Thursday, w...
02:12, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus death toll rises to over 200 — live updates The WHO declared an international emergency over the "unprecedented outbreak" in China, but said they were confident in China's capacity to control i...
00:20, 2020-01-31

Philippines reports first death outside of China in coronavirus outbreak "This is the first reported case outside of China. However, we need to keep in mind that he came from Wuhan, China," Dr. Rabi Abeyasinghe, a World He...
04:40, 2020-02-02

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

Coronavirus kills Chinese man in Philippines, first death outside China The Philippines said on Sunday a 44-year-old Chinese man had died from the new coronavirus, the first fatality from the growing outbreak to have died...
07:00, 2020-02-02

Coronavirus death toll hits 170 — live updates As the World Health Organization prepares for an emergency meeting, countries are evactuating their citizens from the virus epicenter. Read the lates...
08:44, 2020-01-30

Death toll for new coronavirus hits 805, exceeding that of SARS The SARS outbreak in 2003 killed 774 people worldwide, according to World Health Organization data....
00:40, 2020-02-09

Coronavirus ravages in China as death toll reaches 170 World Health Organization officials said Thursday morning in China that the coronavirus death toll has climbed to 170 — and more than 7,700 cas...
06:00, 2020-01-30

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

Beijing city reports first coronavirus death: state TV China's capital Beijing reported its first death caused by the new coronavirus on Monday, the state television station CCTV said....
16:48, 2020-01-27

The coronavirus death toll has reached 1,873, with more than 72,000 infected. Here's everything we know about the outbreak. Kevin Frayer/Getty Images A coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed 1,873 people and infected more than 72,000. The virus, w...
11:24, 2020-02-18

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

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

China scrambles to contain coronavirus as death toll climbs China's health ministry says the new deadly virus's ability to spread is getting stronger. The death toll has risen to 56 amid hundreds of new infect...
13:28, 2020-01-26

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

China: New coronavirus death and infection count rises A new coronavirus has now killed nine people in China and infected 440, the Chinese health commission has said. With millions of people set to travel...
04:36, 2020-01-22

Death toll rises from mystery coronavirus in China The death toll from the new coronavirus in China climbed to six Tuesday as new cases of the mysterious flu-like illness surged beyond 300, raising co...
17:12, 2020-01-21

Coronavirus: Death toll climbs, 690 new cases confirmed The death toll from a new virus spreading through China has risen to 56. Officials are scrambling to provide adequate medical help to citizens under ...
08:52, 2020-01-26

China says death toll from coronavirus outbreak rises to 132 China's National Health Commission said on Wednesday the death toll from the coronavirus outbreak in the country had risen to 132 as of end-Tuesday, ...
03:44, 2020-01-29

Coronavirus death toll rises to 41 in China, more than 1,200 sickened The death toll from the coronavirus that began in China and since has spread to several other countries, including the United States, rose to 41 whil...
04:08, 2020-01-25

Newborn among 28,000 coronavirus cases as death toll passes 550 News comes as Hong Kong says it will quarantine all people coming from mainland ChinaHow to protect yourself from coronavirusThe death toll from coro...
01:20, 2020-02-06

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

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

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

Death toll from Chinese coronavirus outbreak nearly doubles The death toll from China’s deadly mystery virus has nearly doubled in less than 24 hours — with the number of fatalities climbing to 17 ...
16:28, 2020-01-22

Death toll from mystery coronavirus in China rises to 9 The death toll from the coronavirus sweeping across China climbed to nine on Wednesday, as the number of reported cases rose to 440, Chinese health o...
07:28, 2020-01-22

Coronavirus: New death toll close to 500 — live updates The hard-hit Hubei province has reported 65 more fatalities, the biggest single-day tally since the first fatalities emerged almost a month ago....
01:32, 2020-02-05

Newborn among 24,500 coronavirus cases as death toll nears 500 News comes as Hong Kong says it will quarantine all people coming from mainland ChinaCoronavirus - latest updatesHow to protect yourself from coronav...
17:52, 2020-02-05

Coronavirus: Death toll tops 500 — live updates Hundreds of US nationals landed in California after being evacuated from China's Wuhan due to the coronavirus. The WHO has called for $675 million (€...
00:28, 2020-02-06

Widespread Outcry in China Over Death of Coronavirus Doctor The doctor, Li Wenliang, had been silenced by the police after warning about the new coronavirus that has killed hundreds in China and sickened thous...
17:48, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus Live Updates: Japan Announces Its First Death The victim, who was in her 80s and whose name was not released, lived near Tokyo, the authorities said....
14:48, 2020-02-13

The coronavirus death toll has reached over 2,250, with more than 77,000 infected. Here's everything we know about the outbreak. Kevin Frayer/Getty Images A coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed over 2,250 people and infected more than 77,000. The vir...
02:36, 2020-02-22

First coronavirus death in Italy forces 10 towns into lockdown Italy’s first death from coronavirus prompted a lockdown of 10 northern towns to try to stop the illness from spreading. A 78-year-old man died...
18:24, 2020-02-22

Japan confirms its first coronavirus death: Health Minister Japan on Thursday confirmed its first coronavirus death, Health Minister Katsunobu Kato said....
15:48, 2020-02-13

The coronavirus death toll has reached 2,250, with more than 76,000 infected. Here's everything we know about the outbreak. Kevin Frayer/Getty Images A coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed 2,250 people and infected more than 76,000. The virus, w...
22:24, 2020-02-21

Coronavirus: Li Wenliang's death 'a moment of awakening' for China Free speech advocates in China are demanding more transparency after the death of a coronavirus whistleblower. DW spoke with human rights lawyer Wang...
14:12, 2020-02-14

Coronavirus: Death toll in China surges past 1,500 Coronavirus fatalities have remained consistent in recent days even as the number of new infections falls. Chinese authorities also said over 1,700 h...
03:00, 2020-02-15

Taiwan's confirms first coronavirus death on island, cases at 20 A taxi driver has died from the coronavirus in Taiwan, marking the first such death on the island and the fifth fatality outside mainland China from ...
15:00, 2020-02-16

The coronavirus death toll has reached 2,360, with more than 77,000 infected. Here's everything we know about the outbreak. Kevin Frayer/Getty Images A coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed 2,360 people and infected more than 77,000. The virus, w...
05:48, 2020-02-22

Taiwan confirms first coronavirus death on island, cases at 20 A taxi driver has died from the coronavirus in Taiwan, marking the first such death on the island and the fifth fatality outside mainland China from ...
17:24, 2020-02-16

The coronavirus death toll has reached more than 2,100, with more than 75,000 infected. Here's everything we know about the outbreak. Kevin Frayer/Getty Images A coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed more than 2,100 people and infected more than 75,000. Th...
06:00, 2020-02-20

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

The coronavirus death toll has reached more than 2,000, with more than 75,000 infected. Here's everything we know about the outbreak. Kevin Frayer/Getty Images A coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed 2,012 people and infected more than 75,000. The virus, w...
16:00, 2020-02-19

The coronavirus death toll has reached more than 2,200, with more than 76,000 infected. Here's everything we know about the outbreak. Kevin Frayer/Getty Images A coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed 2,247 people and infected more than 76,000. The virus, w...
07:12, 2020-02-21

The coronavirus death toll has reached over 2,000, with more than 75,000 infected. Here's everything we know about the outbreak. Kevin Frayer/Getty Images A coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed 2,007 people and infected more than 75,000. The virus, w...
02:36, 2020-02-19

Chinese social media censors hashtag 'I want freedom of speech' after coronavirus whistleblower doctor dies Li Wenliang was one of eight whistleblowers reprimanded by police for allegedly spreading "illegal and false" information about the virus....
10:28, 2020-02-07

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

Hero doctor who alerted world to Wuhan coronavirus crisis dies after contracting infection from patients A Chinese doctor who sounded the alarm on the Wuhan coronavirus epidemic has died from the infection, according to state media....
18:52, 2020-02-06

New Zealand volcano eruption: Death toll from White Island disaster hits 20 after Australian dad dies in hospital An Australian man has died of his injuries in hospital following last month's catastrophic eruption of New Zealand's White Island volcano, police hav...
09:28, 2020-01-13

Pete Frates death: Man who inspired Ice Bucket Challenge dies aged 34 after helping raise millions for ALS research The man who championed the Ice Bucket Challenge that raised millions worldwide for ALS research has died aged 34....
22:52, 2019-12-09

Charlie Noxon death: Orange Is The New Black creator Jenji Kohan's son dies in skiing fall Orange Is The New Black creator Jenji Kohan's eldest son has died after an accident on a family skiing holiday....
11:24, 2020-01-02

Richard Williams death: Acclaimed animator who worked on Roger Rabbit and Pink Panther dies aged 86 Acclaimed animator Richard Williams, who worked on hit films including Roger Rabbit and the Pink Panther, has died....
15:52, 2019-08-17

France and Rwanda: Re-examining France’s role in the genocide A French commission of experts is taking a fresh look at France’s role in the Rwandan genocide twenty five years ago. To come up with a fair assessme...
19:16, 2019-06-06

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

Coronavirus death toll in China rises to 132: health authorities The figures cover the previous 24 hours and represent a rise of 26 in the number of deaths -- 25 of which were in the epicenter of Hubei province and...
02:36, 2020-01-29

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

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

Coronavirus spreads across US with 100 quarantined at top university as death toll rises The coronavirus has claimed the lives of at least 425 people worldwide as it continues to spread at an alarming rate...
05:16, 2020-02-04

Li Wenliang: Coronavirus death of Wuhan doctor sparks anger Li Wenliang's death has sparked unprecedented levels of grief and anger on Chinese social media....
14:16, 2020-02-07

Hospital denies death of coronavirus doctor who exposed outbreak Reports today claimed that Li Wenliang had passed away after developing a cough and fever in Wuhan, the epicentre of the outbreak...
19:16, 2020-02-06

Pastor says coronavirus is God's 'death angel' sent as plague to purge sins Christian pastor Rick Wiles sent out his warning to people who don't believe in God and urged them to "wise up" before a plague came purging sins off...
17:40, 2020-01-29

Evangelical pastor claims coronavirus is God’s ‘death angel’ to ‘purge a lot of sin’ An evangelical pastor is claiming the coronavirus is God’s “death angel” seeking justice for those “transgendering little chi...
19:00, 2020-01-29

The Wuhan coronavirus death toll has reached 1,873, with more than 72,000 infected. Here's everything we know about the outbreak. Kevin Frayer/Getty Images A coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed 1,873 people and infected more than 72,000. The COVID-19...
02:00, 2020-02-18

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

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

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

Coronavirus death toll increases, here's the latest update on cases The figures on those impacted by the coronavirus continue to grow weeks after Chinese officials announced the outbreak of a new virus....
12:00, 2020-01-30

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

Coronavirus: Death toll climbs to 106 as China tightens measures Transport restrictions have been further tightened, with some cities suspending public transport....
03:36, 2020-01-28

New coronavirus death toll jumps to 106 as China announces 25 more fatalities China has confirmed more than 2,700 cases of the new virus, most in Wuhan. More than 40 cases have been confirmed elsewhere in the world....
03:48, 2020-01-28

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

New coronavirus case in San Diego as death toll tops 1,000 in China A case of coronavirus was confirmed in San Diego on Monday — as the death toll in China topped 1,000, officials said. The patient in San Diego ...
05:12, 2020-02-11

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

The Wuhan coronavirus death toll has reached 1,523, with nearly 67,000 infected. Here's everything we know about the outbreak. Kevin Frayer/Getty Images A coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed 1,523 people and infected nearly 67,000. The COVID-19 vi...
03:36, 2020-02-15

Coronavirus Live Updates: Death Toll Surpasses 100; More Than 4,000 Infected The total known cases of a mysterious new virus spreading across China increased nearly 60 percent overnight from 2,835 to 4,515....
06:24, 2020-01-28

Coronavirus Live Updates: More Than 4,000 Infected as Death Toll Surpasses 100 The total known cases of a mysterious new virus spreading across China increased nearly 60 percent overnight from 2,835 to 4,515....
07:40, 2020-01-28

The Wuhan coronavirus death toll has reached 1,775, with more than 71,000 infected. Here's everything we know about the outbreak. Kevin Frayer/Getty Images A coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed 1,775 people and infected more than 71,000. The COVID-19...
20:12, 2020-02-17

Coronavirus now more widespread in China than SARS as death toll climbs to 170 World Health Organization officials said Thursday morning in China that the coronavirus death toll has climbed to 170 — and more than 7,700 cas...
05:32, 2020-01-30

WHO warns countries to prepare as coronavirus death toll rises to 259 China’s death toll from a new virus rose to 259 on Saturday and a World Health Organization official said other governments need to prepare for“domes...
19:08, 2020-02-01