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Covid19 claims 113 lives in Iran, total death toll climbs to 724

Tehran province has the highest number of new infections with 251 fresh cases.

15 Mar 2020 5:12 PM

Will quarantrine international arrivals, China says

Chinese authorities have stepped up surveillance of international arrivals as the number of domestic cases dwindle

15 Mar 2020 3:38 PM

Iran appeals to other countries to ignore US sanctions amid virus outbreak

The US sanctions on Iran have caused a severe shortage of medical supplies

15 Mar 2020 12:27 PM

State of emergency declared in El Salvador over Covid19

The measures include a restriction on free movement and assembly for a period of 3a0 days

15 Mar 2020 12:02 PM

Will isolate international arrivals, Australian PM says

The measure will come into effect from Sunday midnight

15 Mar 2020 10:12 AM


White House says Trump tests negative for Covid19

The White House released the test results just hours after Trump told reporters that he had been tested

15 Mar 2020 9:58 AM

Covid19 death toll jumps to 611 in Iran

In the past 24 hours, 1,365 fresh cases have been reported across the country

14 Mar 2020 4:31 PM

Russia to close land borders wtih Poland, Norway over virus fears

The ban will come into force at midnight on Sunday and apply only to foreigners

14 Mar 2020 4:05 PM

Venezuela reports first Covid19 case

The announcement prompted President Iván Duque of neighboring Colombia to order his nation’s border with Venezuela closed

14 Mar 2020 2:16 PM

US passes bill to provide free testing for Covid19

The bill will also provide paid sick leaves

14 Mar 2020 12:59 PM


Saudi to suspend all international flights over Covid19 fears

More than 1,45,000 cases of virus have been reported worldwide

14 Mar 2020 12:42 PM

China reports 11 new imported cases of Covid19

The daily tally is the lowest for Wuhan since China started reporting figures in January

14 Mar 2020 12:29 PM

New Zealand to isolate incoming passengers to contain Covid19 spread

New Zealand has had only six confirmed cases of the illness and all of those have been connected with international travelers

14 Mar 2020 12:20 PM

As Covid19 death toll rises, US declares national emergency

Trump said the US would buy large quantities of crude oil for strategic reserves and waived student loan interest during the crisis

14 Mar 2020 10:50 AM

China reports fewer cases of Covid19

The numbers are the lowest daily tally for Wuhan since China started reporting figures in January

13 Mar 2020 2:10 PM


Australian PM Scott Morisson urges citizens to reconsider travel

A total of 196 coronavirus cases have now been confirmed across Australia

13 Mar 2020 1:39 PM

Following China's suit, Nepal too suspends permits to Mount Everest

The development comes after coronavirus was declared a global pandemic by WHO

13 Mar 2020 11:05 AM

Canada's first lady Sophie Trudeau tests positive for Covid-19

The PM would continue his duties, his office said, and would address the country on Saturday

13 Mar 2020 10:14 AM

China reports 22 new virus deaths as imported cases rise

Ten of the new cases came from abroad most from Italy, the worst-hit country outside China

11 Mar 2020 3:50 PM

Canada confirms first death in Covid19

The Quebec government also confirmed two new cases Monday, including one person who was exposed to the virus during a trip to France

10 Mar 2020 11:56 AM