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As Covid19 cases climb, Asia steps up efforts to contain outbreak

Malaysia deployed its army to enforce a lockdown as the number of cases in the region soared past 95,000

22 Mar 2020 1:15 PM

China reports first local case of Covid19 in four days

The new domestic infection came about in Guangdong province, and was linked to a previous imported case

22 Mar 2020 10:50 AM

Emirates Airlines suspends flights to dozens more cities

The latest suspensions by Emirates Airlines take the carrier's total closed routes to 111

22 Mar 2020 8:26 AM

Young people vulnerable to the virus too: WHO chief

While the elderly and those with pre-existing medical conditions are the hardest hit, young people are also vulnerable to coronavirus

21 Mar 2020 12:29 PM

White House staffer tests positive for Covid19

Neither President Donald Trump nor Vice President Pence had close contact with the individual

21 Mar 2020 10:02 AM

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With 235 new Covid19 deaths, toll in Spain jumps to 1,000

The number of cases also soared to 19,980, after another 2,833 infections were confirmed

20 Mar 2020 5:09 PM

Covid19 death toll in Iran rises to 1,433 with 149 new deaths

Nearly 19,644 people are now known to have been infected in Iran, one of the world's worst-hit countries

20 Mar 2020 4:52 PM

South Korea to evacuate citizens stranded in Italy

Over the course of the outbreak South Korea has sent chartered flights to China, Iran and Japan to evacuate its citizens

20 Mar 2020 3:19 PM

Covid 19 impact: Fitch cuts India growth forecast to 5.1% for FY21

Fitch had in December 2019 projected India's growth at 5.6 per cent for 2020-21 and 6.5 per cent in the following year

20 Mar 2020 12:34 PM

Fatalities in Covid19 outbreak rise to 10,000 worldwide

The novel coronavirus was declared a pandemic by the World Health Organisation

20 Mar 2020 12:11 PM

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Army fully geared up, Pak administration says as virus cases rise to 453

The worst-hit Sindh province is still on the top with 245 confirmed case

20 Mar 2020 10:39 AM

Poor countries at high risk if virus spreads unchecked: UN chief

Guterres said the focus should be on helping the most vulnerable: low income workers and small and medium-sized businesses

20 Mar 2020 9:39 AM

World bearing the brunt of China's delay over virus response: Trump

The United States warned against international travel due to the pandemic and advised citizens to come home if possible

20 Mar 2020 9:04 AM

US airlines lobby for funds, 30 airline groups appeal for long-term help

President Donald Trump has said repeatedly that his administration will help the airlines

20 Mar 2020 9:01 AM

Hong Kong stocks finish with more losses

The Hang Seng Index slipped 2.61 percent, or 582.69 points, to 21,709.13

19 Mar 2020 2:14 PM

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Pakistan coronavirus tally rises to 256, Sri Lanka declares partial curfew

Sri Lanka, which has recorded 51 coronavirus cases, said it would ban all incoming flights for two weeks

19 Mar 2020 1:27 PM

Economic environment deteriorated significantly, tough decisions necessary: IndiGo

With countries sealing their borders across the world due to the novel coronavirus pandemic, aviation sector has been hit extremely hard

19 Mar 2020 9:34 AM

With 147 new deaths, toll in Iran climbs to 1,135

The death toll's continued sharp increase worries experts that the outbreak in the Islamic Republic is far from being contained

18 Mar 2020 4:59 PM

Covid19 outbreak: Indian students stuck in Philippines seek help

The Indian government banned the entry of passengers from Afghanistan, Philippines and Malaysia to India to tackle the virus outbreak

18 Mar 2020 1:51 PM

Australia calls for "indefinite ban" on foreign travel to contain virus outbreak

Prime Minister Scott Morrison also ordered a halt to "non-essential" indoor gatherings of more than 100 people

18 Mar 2020 10:17 AM

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