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Coronavirus: France announces first COVID-19 death in Europe

The French health minister has reported the first death from COVID-19 in Europe. It is thought to be the first death from the virus outside of Asia....

Coronavirus: France announces first COVID-19 death in Europe

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France Confirms First Death in Europe From Coronavirus The death of an 80-year-old Chinese tourist in a Paris hospital was the first known fatality from the new virus outside Asia....
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France reports Europe’s first coronavirus death An 80-year-old man in France has become the first person in Europe to die from the coronavirus....
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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....
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Chinese tourist in France becomes Europe's first coronavirus death An 80-year-old Chinese tourist infected with the coronavirus has died in France, Paris said on Saturday, becoming the first fatality in Europe and th...
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Europe just had its 1st death from the coronavirus after a Chinese tourist died in France AP Images / Kin Cheung The first death from the coronavirus outside of Asia has been recorded. France's health minister confirmed on Saturday that a ...
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Chinese tourist in France dies of coronavirus, first death in Europe: minister An elderly Chinese tourist hospitalized in France has died of the coronavirus, becoming the first fatality in Europe, French Health Minister Agnes Bu...
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Chinese tourist dies of coronavirus in France, first death in Europe: minister An 80-year-old Chinese tourist has died of the fast-spreading coronavirus in France, becoming the first fatality in Europe, French Health Minister Ag...
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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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France confirms first three cases of coronavirus in Europe France confirmed on Friday its first three cases of the Wuhan coronavirus, with two patients being hospitalised in Paris and the other in the southwe...
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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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France confirms 2 cases of coronavirus as U.S. announces 2nd Officials said the individual infected had travelled in recent weeks to Wuhan, the central Chinese city at the epicentre of the outbreak....
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Europe now has its first 3 confirmed cases of the Wuhan coronavirus, all in France VIVEK PRAKASH/AFP via Getty Images) The French government has confirmed three cases of the Wuhan coronavirus there, the first in Europe. The coronavi...
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Coronavirus reaches Europe with two cases confirmed in France Two cases of the coronavirus were confirmed in France on Friday — the first cases in Europe. Both patients had traveled to China, the epicenter of th...
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Coronavirus reaches Europe as France confirms 3 cases Over 1,000 individuals have contracted the virus worldwide, with the number of fatalities in China reaching 41. In contrast to the SARS pandemic in 2...
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Europe now has its first 2 confirmed cases of the Wuhan coronavirus, both in France VIVEK PRAKASH/AFP via Getty Images) The French government has confirmed two cases of the Wuhan coronavirus there, the first in Europe. The coronaviru...
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Chinese tourist in France becomes Europe's first coronavirus fatality French health minister confirms death of man from virus that has killed more than 1,500 people around worldEurope has its first coronavirus fatality ...
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Three cases of coronavirus confirmed in France as deadly virus reaches Europe The coronavirus has been confirmed in France in the first confirmed European case as fear grips the globe with the disease spreading...
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Chinese tourist in France dies of coronavirus, first fatality in Europe: minister An elderly Chinese tourist hospitalized in France has died of the coronavirus, becoming the first fatality in Europe, French Health Minister Agnes Bu...
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Chinese tourist becomes Europe's first coronavirus death An elderly Chinese tourist infected with the coronavirus has died in France, Paris said on Saturday, becoming the first fatality in Europe and the fo...
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First coronavirus death confirmed in Europe, French health minister says France has 11 confirmed cases of the illness, with more than 63,800 cases around the world, the vast majority of which are in China....
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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...
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First coronavirus death in Europe confirmed as tourist dies in hospital The epidemic that has killed more than 1,500 people and struck down 63,000 is now knocking on Britain's door after it claimed Europe's first fatality...
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Coronavirus Live Updates: France Reports First Death Outside Asia The French health minister said the man was an 80-year-old tourist from Hubei who had been hospitalized since Jan. 25....
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Coronavirus live updates: France confirms first death outside of Asia Chinese officials on Saturday reported 2,641 new coronavirus cases and 143 additional deaths in the last 24 hours....
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Coronavirus Live Updates: First Death Outside Asia Reported in France The victim was an 80-year-old tourist from the Chinese province at the heart of the outbreak, who had been hospitalized since Jan. 25, the French hea...
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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....
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France opposes Iraq's death penalty against French Isis trio Men captured in Syria by US-backed force fighting jihadists have 30 days to lodge appealFrance has confirmed it would take “the necessary steps” to t...
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France confirms fourth case of coronavirus in elderly Chinese tourist France on Tuesday reported that a fourth person was infected with the coronavirus, an elderly Chinese tourist....
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Warren announces infectious-disease plan amid coronavirus outbreak Warren said her Medicare for All plan would help combat the spread of disease by ensuring everyone has access to affordable health care....
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Strictly star Rev Richard Coles announces tragic death of partner David Richard thanked the "brilliant team" at Kettering General hospital for looking after David in his final days...
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Strictly Come Dancing star Rev Richard Coles announces tragic death of partner Richard thanked the "brilliant team" at Kettering General hospital for looking after David in his final days...
10:28, 2019-12-17

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

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

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

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

Slipknot's Shawn Crahan announces tragic death of daughter Gabrielle aged just 22 Slipknot's Shawn Crahan has said "with a broken heart" that his daughter Gabrielle has died at the age of 22....
10:24, 2019-05-20

Connecticut sees 2nd EEE death just days after state announces first virus-linked fatality since 2013 A second person in Connecticut has died from the mosquito-borne Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) virus, state officials announced on Tuesday. ...
16:20, 2019-09-25

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

Geto Boys rapper Scarface announces Houston City Council run, one day after bandmate's death Geto Boys rapper Scarface, whose real name is Brad Jordan, is planning a Houston City Council run.        ...
02:56, 2019-06-11

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: 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: 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: 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 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

Hawaii announces its coronavirus tests from the CDC were faulty, and it points to a major gap in treating and stopping the spread of the virus AP Photo Hawaii officials announced on Friday that a Japanese tourist tested positive for coronavirus after returning home from a trip to Hawaii. New...
11:36, 2020-02-15

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

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

New Chinese coronavirus cases show slight fall; Chinese tourist dies in France The number of new cases of a coronavirus in China fell slightly on Sunday, more than three weeks after the outbreak's epicenter was locked down, and ...
05:12, 2020-02-16

Rev Richard Coles announces death of partner Rev David Coles The Reverend Richard Coles said his partner David had been "ill for a while", in a Twitter post....
10:00, 2019-12-17

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

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

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

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

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: 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

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: 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: 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 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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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: 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

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

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

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

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

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: 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

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

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

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

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: 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

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

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

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

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 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

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: 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

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

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

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 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

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 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

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

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

US citizen in China dies of coronavirus in first known American death The first American has died of the coronavirus, succumbing to the deadly infection in mainland China on Thursday, The New York Times reported Friday ...
07:12, 2020-02-08

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Coronavirus 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 2,200, 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

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

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 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 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

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

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

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

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 in Iran is the largest outside China The coronavirus death toll in Iran rose Sunday to eight — the largest outside of China — prompting neighboring countries to close their borders with ...
21:24, 2020-02-23

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

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

Monday’s Daily Brief: US formally announces climate accord withdrawal, young foreigners stranded in Syria, India toxic smog crisis, Ebola worker death shows frontline risks A recap of stories this Monday: UN reaction to US Paris Agreement withdrawal; UNICEF urges repatriation of children stranded in Syria; Public health ...
23:52, 2019-11-04

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

Coronavirus death toll explodes with massive spike in new cases The coronavirus has killed hundreds across the globe since the outbreak in Wuhan started in December last year...
06:36, 2020-02-13

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

WHO warns countries to prepare as coronavirus death toll rises to 304 China’s death toll from a new virus rose to 304 and a World Health Organization official said other governments need to prepare for “domestic outbrea...
01:48, 2020-02-02

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 death toll has risen to 25, China’s health authority says In Wuhan, the centre of the outbreak, normally bustling streets, shopping malls, restaurants and other public spaces were eerily quiet....
03:24, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus death toll rises to 26 with more than 900 confirmed cases worldwide The majority of cases are in mainland China, where local authorities have quarantined several major cities and canceled Lunar New Year's events in Be...
15:48, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus record death toll for single day as 70 die at disease 'ground zero' Doctors in China's Hubei province, home to the city of Wuhan where the flu-like virus was first detected at a food market, also confirmed a further 3...
03:32, 2020-02-06

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

Xi insists China will definitely win fight against coronavirus outbreak; death toll at 908 China said Monday that two foreigners in the country diagnosed with coronavirus have died....
14:56, 2020-02-10

China’s coronavirus death toll rises to 213, health officials say The death toll in Hubei, the Chinese province at the center of the epidemic, had risen to 204 and there were 9,692 cases of infection nationally as o...
01:28, 2020-01-31

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

Dying a desperate death: A Wuhan family's coronavirus ordeal There were no doctors, nurses or medical equipment at the Wuhan hotel converted into a temporary quarantine facility for suspected coronavirus patien...
10:12, 2020-02-14

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

Hospital disputes reports of coronavirus whistle-blower's death A doctor accused by law enforcement in China of "spreading rumors" about the 2019-nCoV outbreak is in critical condition with the virus, as the WHO a...
19:48, 2020-02-06

WHO says countries should prepare for coronavirus outbreaks as death toll rises 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...
13:24, 2020-02-01

Coronavirus death toll leaps in China's Hubei province The Chinese province at the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak reported a record rise in the death toll on Thursday, as global health experts warn...
04:12, 2020-02-13

China Coronavirus Breaches SARS Death Toll Limit. Now What? The coronavirus death toll will likely hit 900 by the end of this week, with no end in sight to China's infected case load. Markets will start to rep...
01:24, 2020-02-12

Coronavirus death toll in China hits 56 as more than 2,000 people are infected The death toll from the killer coronavirus has reached 56 while more than 2,000 have been infected....
09:28, 2020-01-26

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

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

Philippines races to trace those linked to first coronavirus death outside China A 44-year-old man from Wuhan travelled with a 38-year-old woman through Hong Kong and three provinces before his deathOfficials in the Philippines ar...
16:40, 2020-02-02

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

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

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

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

U.S. citizen dies of coronavirus in China as death toll rises to 772 A U.S. citizen died of the virus in Wuhan, the city at the center of the outbreak, in what was apparently the first American death....
14:24, 2020-02-08

South Korea confirms first death of person infected with coronavirus South Korea reported on Wednesday the first death in the country of a person infected with coronavirus and 22 new cases bringing the total to 104....
15:48, 2020-02-20

Coronavirus doctor Li Wenliang’s mother demands answers after his death The mother of Li Wenliang, the Chinese doctor who died after sounding the alarm on the spread of coronavirus, has demanded an “explanation̶...
15:56, 2020-02-09

Coronavirus: first death outside China recorded as total fatalities pass 300 Man from Wuhan has died in a Philippines hospital, says WHO, amid growing unease between China and Hong Kong over its open borderThe first death outs...
04:56, 2020-02-02

Coronavirus global death toll overtakes Sars epidemic Further 81 deaths confirmed in China’s Hubei province, taking global total past 800The number people killed by the coronavirus outbreak has overtaken...
01:52, 2020-02-09

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

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

Global 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....
01:04, 2020-02-09

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

The Wuhan coronavirus death toll has topped 1,380, with more than 64,000 infected. Here's everything we know about the outbreak. Kevin Frayer/Getty Images A coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed 1,384 people and infected more than 64,000. The COVID-19...
17:24, 2020-02-14

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

South Korea reports first coronavirus death: health officials The death of a South Korean man in his 60s marks the first coronavirus-related fatality in the country....
21:00, 2020-02-20

Death toll from coronavirus outbreak in China at 56: state media China has confirmed 1,975 cases of patients infected with the new coronavirus as of Jan. 25, while the death toll from the virus has risen to 56, sta...
02:44, 2020-01-26

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

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

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

As death toll rises to 811, the new coronavirus has now killed more people than SARS China's National Health Commission on Sunday says the total cases of the new virus have increased to to 37,198....
02:16, 2020-02-09

China's death toll from coronavirus rises to 80: government statement China's death toll from the coronavirus discovered at the end of last year has risen to 80 and the total number of confirmed cases has risen to 2,744...
02:36, 2020-01-27

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

Coronavirus: China death toll rises, evacuations continue 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...
04:08, 2020-02-03

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

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

First coronavirus death outside of China reported in Philippines: health authorities The Department of Health says a 44-year-old Chinese man from Wuhan was admitted on Jan. 25 after experiencing fever, cough, and sore throat....
04:56, 2020-02-02

China coronavirus: Death toll rises as disease spreads Fifteen more people have died from the virus in China, as the country celebrates Lunar New Year....
11:16, 2020-01-25

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

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

Japan to step up efforts on coronavirus testing, containment after first death Japan on Friday vowed to step up testing and containment efforts for the coronavirus after suffering its first death and the confirmation of new case...
05:36, 2020-02-14

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

South Korea reports 123 new coronavirus cases, fourth death South Korea reported 123 new confirmed coronavirus cases and a fourth death from the virus, taking total infections to 556, the Korea Centers for Dis...
04:12, 2020-02-23

First coronavirus death outside China confirmed in Philippines as more Brits set to be evacuated The coronavirus has claimed its first fatality outside of China as the UK prepares to take a second raft of evacuees....
09:36, 2020-02-02

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 outbreak: Britons fly out of Wuhan as death toll passes 200 Flight carrying 83 British people and 27 foreign nationals will land in the UK on Friday as US tells citizens ‘don’t go to China’A plane carrying mor...
04:48, 2020-01-31

1st U.S. citizen dies in China of coronavirus as death toll climbs to 724 The death toll in mainland China rose to 723 on Saturday, the World Health Organization (WHO) said, looking likely to pass the 774 deaths recorded gl...
00:00, 2020-02-09

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

Hospital denies reports of coronavirus whistle-blower's death A doctor accused by law enforcement in China of "spreading rumors" about the coronavirus outbreak is in critical condition with the virus, as the WHO...
20:36, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus Death Toll Climbs in China, and a Lockdown Widens At least 25 people have died and more than 800 have been sickened by the mysterious illness, health officials said. The travel restrictions imposed o...
03:24, 2020-01-24

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

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 reaches 563 as China tries to censor bad news China on Thursday reported 73 more coronavirus deaths, bringing the total to 563, as the government has reportedly begun censoring negative informati...
04:28, 2020-02-06

China building second new hospital as coronavirus death toll hits 41 China is being ravaged by the coronavirus forcing the country to build a second new hospital in Wuhan to deal with the outbreak. Construction has beg...
12:32, 2020-01-25

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

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

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

Death toll from new coronavirus set to surpass SARS, as China's fatalities above 700 The new coronavirus epidemic in mainland China is almost certain to become more deadly than SARS on Saturday as the death toll passed 700, health exp...
05:44, 2020-02-08

Labrador bludgeoned to death by coronavirus-fearing residents in horror footage **WARNING: DISTRESSING CONTENT** Community leaders in a city in China believed pets can carry coronavirus and supposedly told the group to kill dog...
18:24, 2020-02-12

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

China warns of 'grim' job market for graduates, coronavirus death toll at 1,113 Singapore's DBS Group said that one of its employees had been infected with the pneumonia-like coronavirus after being tested on Feb. 11....
15:48, 2020-02-12

A 60-year-old US citizen in Wuhan died from the coronavirus, becoming the first American death in the outbreak cnsphoto via Reuters A US citizen died on Thursday from the coronavirus in the epicenter of the outbreak, Wuhan, China, The New York Times reported. ...
07:40, 2020-02-08

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

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

The Wuhan coronavirus death toll just spiked to 1,360 people, with more than 60,000 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 1,360 people and infected more than 45,000. Th...
02:00, 2020-02-13

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

Coronavirus Live Updates: Wuhan May Have 1,000 More Cases, as Death Toll Rises The mayor of the city at the center of the viral outbreak said there could be more confirmed cases of the mysterious illness, as the death toll rose ...
16:32, 2020-01-26

Wuhan evacuation: US and Japan to fly out citizens as coronavirus death toll rises Nations scramble to extract citizens from Wuhan as first death is recorded in BeijingCoronavirus deaths in China pass 100 – latest updatesThe death t...
09:44, 2020-01-28

Coronavirus Live Updates: Death Toll Reaches 56 as U.S. Finds Third Case Hundreds of medical personnel are being deployed to Wuhan, China, and affected areas to treat the ill and stem the outbreak....
15:52, 2020-01-26

Fears coronavirus 'could mutate and spread further' as China death toll rises Chinese officials are scrambling to contain the spread of the deadly coronavirus, which they fear could "mutate" and leave more people dead...
05:52, 2020-01-22

Coronavirus: Iran disputes death toll in city of Qom – live updates Health minister says 12 people have died and 66 been infectedIran denies cover-up after reports of 50 deathsChina postpones National People’s Congres...
14:24, 2020-02-24

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

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

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

Coronavirus updates: Xi insists China will definitely win fight against outbreak; death toll at 908 China said Monday that as of Feb. 10, 8 a.m. local time, two foreigners in the country diagnosed with the deadly coronavirus have died....
12:56, 2020-02-10

Italy records fourth death from coronavirus; stock market slides A fourth person infected with the coronavirus has died in Italy, officials said on Monday as the government struggled to contain an outbreak of the i...
10:48, 2020-02-24

Iran says two test positive for coronavirus, global death toll tops 2,000 Iranian authorities have reported two suspected cases of the coronavirus, according to the country's semi-official ISNA news agency....
15:48, 2020-02-19

China lowers coronavirus death toll, reports 1,700 medics infected China revised down its death toll Friday from coronavirus by 108 due to "repeated statistics," the National Health Commission said, adjusting the tal...
17:12, 2020-02-14

Coronavirus: death toll rises to 26 in China, with 830 infected – live news Possible cases being tested in Scotland and Belfast; World Health Organisation committee says ‘too early’ to declare emergencyFive people tested in S...
05:52, 2020-01-24

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

Death toll from coronavirus outbreak in China's Wuhan rises to six: state TV The death toll from the new coronavirus outbreak has risen to six in China's central city of Wuhan as of Jan. 20, the city's mayor told state televis...
11:16, 2020-01-21

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

BREAKING China building second new hospital as coronavirus death toll hits 41 China is being ravaged by the coronavirus forcing the country to build a second new hospital in Wuhan to deal with the outbreak. Construction has beg...
11:32, 2020-01-25

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

Wuhan Doctor’s Death A Massive Headwind For China Coronavirus Sentiment Will Dr. Li's death anger people in China over a government too quick to censor, and punish? Meanwhile, nearly half economy on hold....
01:24, 2020-02-12

Coronavirus Death Toll Rises to 80 as U.S. Prepares to Evacuate Americans From Wuhan (BEIJING) — A new viral illness being watched with a wary eye around the globe accelerated its spread in China with 80 deaths so far, while the...
08:08, 2020-01-27

China confirms 440 people have now contracted coronavirus as death toll rises to nine China has confirmed 440 people have now contracted a mysterious Sars-like virus that has killed nine people....
08:00, 2020-01-22

Death of coronavirus doctor who exposed outbreak confirmed after conflicting reports Reports today claimed that Li Wenliang had passed away after developing a cough and fever in Wuhan, the epicentre of the outbreak...
22:52, 2020-02-06

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

The Wuhan coronavirus death toll spiked to 1,383 people, with more than 64,000 infected. Here's everything we know about the outbreak. Kevin Frayer/Getty Images A coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed 1,383 people and infected more than 64,000. The COVID-19...
08:12, 2020-02-14

Coronavirus: China’s death toll soars above 560 as hospital tests new drug A new, 1,500-bed hospital specially built for virus patients opened days after a 1,000-bed hospital with prefabricated wards and isolation rooms bega...
13:44, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus Live Updates: As Death Toll Rises, Markets Tumble China extended the Lunar New Year holiday to help contain an outbreak of the mysterious virus with cases confirmed around the world. Of the nearly 3,...
18:12, 2020-01-27

Coronavirus Live Updates: Death Toll in China Overtakes SARS More than 800 people have died from the new virus in China. The 2002-3 epidemic, which also began in the country, killed 774 people worldwide....
14:24, 2020-02-09

Coronavirus 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

'Real' coronavirus death figures 'leaked' as tech company says toll is 24,589 Tech company Tencent's own virus tracker says deaths from Wuhan coronavirus 2019-nCoV are nearly 25,000 – 85 times higher than Chinese government fig...
11:52, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Tightens Controls as Death Toll Passes 250 The Trump administration announced a temporary ban on foreigners who have recently visited China....
06:36, 2020-02-01

Coronavirus Live Updates: Death Toll Climbs, and So Does the Number of Infections The number of known cases of the new virus rose by nearly a third. A shortage of test kits has led experts to warn that the real number may be higher...
02:56, 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 live updates: China says mainland death toll reaches 1,868 China reported 1,886 confirmed new cases and an additional 98 deaths on the mainland as of Feb. 17....
02:36, 2020-02-18

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: Senior Chinese officials 'removed' as death toll hits 1,000 Hubei officials lose their jobs in the most high-profile 'removals' of the coronavirus outbreak....
10:08, 2020-02-11

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

Chinese official clubs two poodles to death with iron rod over coronavirus fears The pets were reportedly attacked in a residential complex after the community officer and the dogs’ owner got into a heated argument...
00:24, 2020-02-25

Coronavirus Live Updates: Death Toll Rises, as Foreigners are Evacuated Hundreds of foreign citizens have or will be evacuated from the epicenter of a dangerous outbreak. Over 7,700 people have fallen ill, most of them in...
09:20, 2020-01-30

Japan records first coronavirus death, two taxi drivers test positive A woman has died from the coronavirus in Japan, the first such death in the country since the epidemic spread from China, the health minister said on...
15:48, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus: dozens more die in Wuhan as death toll passes Sars virus Wuhan hospitals need more staff and supplies as residents describe increasingly desperate conditions.Coronavirus – latest updatesDozens more people h...
13:36, 2020-02-03

Outrage grows over death of Chinese doctor who sounded coronavirus alarm A Chinese doctor reprimanded for warning of a "SARS-like" coronavirus before it was officially recognised died of the illness on Friday, triggering a...
18:52, 2020-02-07

China extends Lunar New Year to contain coronavirus as death toll rises to 81 China on Monday expanded sweeping efforts to contain a viral disease by extending the Lunar New Year holiday to keep the public at home and avoid spr...
12:08, 2020-01-27

Global death toll for new coronavirus soars past 800 to overtake SARS The global death toll for the new coronavirus stands at 813, after China on Sunday reported another 89 deaths....
03:36, 2020-02-09

Coronavirus Live Updates: Death Toll From Mystery Illness Rises to 170 Over 7,700 people have fallen ill, with China now having more cases than it saw during the SARS epidemic....
07:20, 2020-01-30

Coronavirus evacuation flight lands in New Zealand; Death toll climbs to 492 An Air New Zealand flight carrying some 200 people of various nationalities fleeing China amid an outbreak of a deadly coronavirus touched down in Au...
11:08, 2020-02-05

China finishes new hospital for coronavirus victims as its death toll hits 361 The latest figures Monday come a day after the first death from the illness was recorded outside China, in the Philippines, as countries around the w...
02:36, 2020-02-03

Britons arrive from Wuhan as coronavirus death toll overtakes Sars Further 81 deaths confirmed in China’s Hubei province, taking global total past 800A plane carrying British citizens evacuated from the coronavirus-h...
09:24, 2020-02-09

Coronavirus death toll surpasses SARS outbreak, exceeding 800 fatalities The global death toll from the mysterious coronavirus has exceeded 800 people, surpassing that of the 2003 SARS outbreak....
03:08, 2020-02-09

Japanese cruise ship quarantined as coronavirus death toll rises Large white sheets covering them head-to-knee, people infected with a new virus were led by gloved and masked officials Wednesday off a Japanese crui...
12:32, 2020-02-05

Coronavirus death toll overtakes Sars as Britons return from Wuhan Further deaths confirmed in China’s Hubei province take global total to at least 800The number of people killed by the coronavirus outbreak has overt...
12:36, 2020-02-09

Death of doctor who sounded coronavirus alarm sparks anger at government A Chinese doctor who was reprimanded for warning against a "SARS-like" coronavirus before it was officially recognised died of the virus on Friday, t...
13:40, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus: death toll rises to 25 in China, with 830 infected – live news Possible cases being tested in Scotland and Belfast; World Health Organisation committee says ‘too early’ to declare emergencyFive people tested in S...
02:12, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus: death toll passes Sars virus as dozens more die in Wuhan Wuhan hospitals need more staff and supplies as residents describe increasingly desperate conditions.Coronavirus – latest updatesDozens more people h...
14:40, 2020-02-03

U.S. Plans Second Evacuation Flight From Wuhan as Coronavirus Death Toll Rises to 170 As China’s new coronavirus outbreak continues to grow, the State Department announced Thursday a second evacuation flight for Americans. China ...
11:36, 2020-01-30

The Wuhan coronavirus death toll spiked to nearly 1,500 people, with more than 64,000 infected. Here's everything we know about the outbreak. Kevin Frayer/Getty Images A coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed nearly 1,500 people and infected more than 64,000. The C...
04:00, 2020-02-14

Coronavirus death toll surges as fears grow for Chinese economy The death toll from the coronavirus epidemic in mainland China soared past 1,000 on Tuesday with a record daily rise in fatalities, while the prolong...
07:56, 2020-02-11

Britain and Vietnam confirm new coronavirus cases, death toll tops 500 As of Wednesday, more than 28,000 cases of coronavirus have been reported in China, resulting in 563 deaths....
16:48, 2020-02-06

China to probe death of 'hero' doctor who raised alarm on coronavirus China announced Friday they will probe the death of a 'hero' doctor who died from coronavirus after being reprimanded for identifying early cases. Li...
00:12, 2020-02-08

Coronavirus live updates: South Korea confirms first death from the virus South Korea's Center for Disease Control (KCDC) reported 22 new confirmed cases of the virus on Thursday, with the deceased among that number....
10:48, 2020-02-20

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

China's Sichuan province reports first death from coronavirus - state media China's Sichuan province reported its first death from coronavirus, state media reported on Wednesday....
15:32, 2020-01-29

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

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

China Puts 13 Cities on Lockdown as Coronavirus Death Toll Climbs China broadened its lockdown to include at least 13 cities Friday as it strives to contain a deadly virus outbreak the World Health Organization has ...
01:44, 2020-01-25

Coronavirus: China to halt all transport out of Wuhan as death toll reaches 17 Government unveils new countermeasures as country prepares for lunar new yearHave you encountered any precautionary measures?WHO steps back from decl...
22:00, 2020-01-22

The Wuhan coronavirus death toll just spiked to 1,366 people, with more than 60,000 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 1,360 people and infected more than 60,000. Th...
03:00, 2020-02-13

China probing death of Li Wenliang, doctor who sounded coronavirus alarm Investigators are launching a probe into the death of Li Wenliang, the Chinese doctor who sounded the alarm on the spread of coronavirus in Wuhan — a...
16:52, 2020-02-07

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

Death of Chinese coronavirus doctor sparks online anger at government A Chinese doctor reprimanded for warning against a "SARS-like" coronavirus before it was officially recognised died of the illness on Friday, trigger...
15:28, 2020-02-07

Iran says 12 killed by coronavirus, rejecting reports of higher death toll The conflicting reports raised questions about the Iranian government’s transparency concerning the scale of the outbreak....
18:48, 2020-02-24

Coronavirus: death toll doubles to 17 as China struggles to halt spread Government unveils new counter measures as country prepares for lunar new yearHeathrow to screen arrivals from affected regionHave you encountered an...
18:08, 2020-01-22

The Wuhan coronavirus death toll spiked to 1,370 people, with more than 60,000 infected. Here's everything we know about the outbreak. Kevin Frayer/Getty Images A coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, has killed 1,370 people and infected more than 60,000. The virus, n...
17:24, 2020-02-13

China's death toll exceeds 1,000, US GDP takes a hit amid coronavirus outbreak As of Monday evening, more than 42,700 cases of coronavirus have been reported, resulting in at least 1,011 deaths....
00:40, 2020-02-11

Death of the diet tea: Instagram announces new policies to remove 'miraculous' diet product posts Instagram will also be restricting posts that promote weight loss products and cosmetic procedures to under 18s...
16:56, 2019-09-18

UK Government donates £20m to speed up coronavirus vaccine as global death toll hits 362 The Government has donated £20 million in funding to infectious disease experts who are embarking on an "unprecedented" six-month plan to produce a c...
10:16, 2020-02-03

Over 5,000 passengers on 2 cruise ships quarantined as coronavirus worldwide death toll nears 500 Over 5,000 passengers on two cruise ships in Asia were ordered into quarantine as the death toll from the coronavirus reached 490 on Wednesday....
12:16, 2020-02-05

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

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

Coronavirus Live Updates: 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

Disneyland bosses close second theme park as coronavirus death toll rises to 56 Disneyland Hong Kong bosses closed the popular theme park as the coronavirus death toll in China rises to 56...
05:00, 2020-01-26