China reports zero new domestic virus cases for first time

China on Thursday marked a major milestone in its battle against the coronavirus pandemic as it recorded zero domestic infections for the first time since the outbreak emerged, but a spike in ...

China reports zero new domestic virus cases for first time

Nearly 20 trapped in China hotel collapse

Rescuers are searching for 19 people who remain trapped in rubble following the collapse of a hotel used as a coronavirus quarantine facility in eastern China on Saturday, state media reported.

Nearly 20 trapped in China hotel collapse

China coronavirus cases fall below 100

The deadly novel coronavirus has now infected more than 100,000 people around the world, but in mainland China, the country of the virus's origin, the number of new cases fell on Saturday to just 99, ...

A security guard in front of an apartment building which has entered cohort isolation after a mass coronavirus infection was reported in Daegu, South Korea, on 7 March 2020

No new coronavirus cases reported outside China's Wuhan

China's central province of Hubei, excluding the provincial capital Wuhan, reported zero new cases of coronavirus over 24 hours for the first time during the outbreak, as authorities continued to ...

Two statues with face masks on are seen at the entrance of a restaurant along a business street in Beijing on March 6, 2020. China reported 30 more deaths from the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak on 6 March with fresh infections rising for a second straight day and 16 new cases imported from overseas. Photo: AFP

Coronavirus: Saudi suspends entry for Umrah pilgrims

Saudi Arabia on Thursday suspended visas for visits to Islam's holiest sites for the Umrah pilgrimage, an unprecedented move triggered by coronavirus fears that raises questions over the annual ...

Coronavirus: Saudi suspends entry for Umrah pilgrims

Trump mulls travel bans on Italy, S Korea over virus

Donald Trump said Wednesday he was considering US travel restrictions on Italy and South Korea over coronavirus fears, adding the situation would not inevitably worsen in the United States.The ...

Trump mulls travel bans on Italy, S Korea over virus

China reports 52 more virus deaths, toll reaches 2715

China on Wednesday reported 52 new coronavirus deaths, the lowest figure in more than three weeks, bringing the death toll to 2,715.All the new deaths were in the outbreak epicentre Hubei province, ...

China reports 52 more virus deaths, toll reaches 2715

Global pandemic fears as Chinese virus cases peak

The World Health Organization on Monday said the new coronavirus epidemic had "peaked" in China but warned that a surge in cases elsewhere was "deeply concerning" and all countries should prepare for ...

Global pandemic fears as Chinese virus cases peak

Coronavirus widens Hong Kong anger at government, China

Pro-democracy protesters have all but vanished from the streets of Hong Kong over the past month as residents avoid the new coronavirus, but the outbreak has broadened discontent with the city's ...

Coronavirus widens Hong Kong anger at government, China

Virus-hit China postpones parliament

China decided Monday to postpone its annual parliament session for the first time since the Cultural Revolution, as the country battles the coronavirus outbreak.Top Communist Party leaders including ...

Virus-hit China postpones parliament
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