Coronavirus: 41-year-old infected Singaporean had lohei lunch with colleagues; at least eight quarantined

Map. History of Asia conflict

10 April 2020
Both State Dept. chartered planes that evacuated 300 Americans from China are currently holding in Vancouver, Canada and Travis Air Force Base in California due to two "persons of interest," one on each plane, who show symptoms of coronavirus: U.S. officials close to CDC say
2 month ago
Two new coronavirus confirmed cases in Hong Kong today, a total of 26
2 month ago
Taliban: enemy bombed a Besh Kapa village of Qaisar district Faryab on Thursday resulting in local mosque Imam (Mawlawi Abdul Sattar) along with 3 children killed, 2 other civilians wounded
Wuhan will add 5,400 new beds for coronavirus patients with mild symptoms as five schools will be transformed into designated medical centers, Hu Yabo, executive vice-mayor of Wuhan, says at a press conference
Khabarovsk authorities ordered mandatory protective masks for public services workers starting 10th February
ANDSF blew up a vehicle allegedly smuggling drugs along with the alleged smuggler, who has been turned to crisp, on the outskirts of Surobi, Kabul. Incident confirmed by Interior Ministry.2 month ago
ANDSF blew up a vehicle allegedly smuggling drugs along with the alleged smuggler, who has been turned to crisp, on the outskirts of Surobi, Kabul. Incident confirmed by Interior Ministry.
2 month ago
Turkish health minister says Turkey stopped imports of all livestock and animal fats from China
Map of locations where passengers on the cruise ship outside Japan, where 61 have been confirmed to have contracted coronavirus, were present on January 312 month ago
Map of locations where passengers on the cruise ship outside Japan, where 61 have been confirmed to have contracted coronavirus, were present on January 31
CCTV footage of two unidentified persons opening fire in front of a shop in Delhi's Jafarabad area earlier today. Police investigation is underway2 month ago
CCTV footage of two unidentified persons opening fire in front of a shop in Delhi's Jafarabad area earlier today. Police investigation is underway
The Taiwan government sent a coronavirus national alert, reminding people that if they had been to certain areas between 6 am and 5:30 pm on January 31 and if they had felt feverish or had respiratory symptoms, they should take a precautionary health management until Feb 142 month ago
The Taiwan government sent a coronavirus national alert, reminding people that if they had been to certain areas between 6 am and 5:30 pm on January 31 and if they had felt feverish or had respiratory symptoms, they should take a precautionary health management until Feb 14
2 month ago
Reuters: Senior WHO official says the "unnecessary profiling" of individuals outside of China based on ethnicity is utterly unacceptable and needs to stop
Hong Kong's commemoration activities for Dr LiWenliang in China, who died after being reprimanded by police for his early warnings on the Coronavirus2 month ago
Hong Kong's commemoration activities for Dr LiWenliang in China, who died after being reprimanded by police for his early warnings on the Coronavirus
2 month ago
[email protected]: ..he will be successful, especially as the weather starts to warm & the virus hopefully becomes weaker, and then gone. Great discipline is taking place in China, as President Xi strongly leads what will be a very successful operation. We are working closely with China to help
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[email protected]: Just had a long and very good conversation by phone with President Xi of China. He is strong, sharp and powerfully focused on leading the counterattack on the Coronavirus. He feels they are doing very well, even building hospitals in a matter of only days. Nothing is easy, but
2 month ago
Hong Kong says people coming from mainland China will be quarantined for 14 days; those who violate it face up to 6 months in prison or a fine - RTHK
2 month ago
More than 6,000 HK medical workers voted to put a halt to their strike after five days due to the escalating WuhanCoronovirus outbreak, says ⁦@appledaily_hk⁩. They had been protesting for a complete border seal & better equipment support
2 month ago
Chief Secretary Matthew Cheung confirmed one more confirmed nCoV2019 infection in Hong Kong, bringing the total to 25
Image of a grocery store in Belcher's, a luxury development in Hong Kong - stockpiling2 month ago
Image of a grocery store in Belcher's, a luxury development in Hong Kong - stockpiling
Following several cases of novel coronavirus without any links to previous cases or travel history to mainland China, Singapore raises novel coronavirus risk assessment to DORSCON Orange2 month ago
Following several cases of novel coronavirus without any links to previous cases or travel history to mainland China, Singapore raises novel coronavirus risk assessment to DORSCON Orange
2 month ago
Chinese copper traders declare force majeure over coronavirus
2 month ago
KCNA: "Interleukin-2 injections and spleukin spray, which are believed to be efficacious against novel coronavirus, have been urgently produced and supplied to the border passing spots, airports and harbors. Meanwhile, a research work is going on to develop new antiviral agents."
2 month ago
KCNA: "The Biomedicine Institute of the Academy of Medical Science in the DPRK has recently increased the production of medicines amid a brisk campaign for preventing the novel coronavirus infection."
Hong Kong 2nd top official, Matthew Cheung, invites retired govt officials to volunteer to help fight the increasing WuhanCoronavirus epidemic in Hong Kong. So far about two dozens of infection cases have been confirmed. Several have been infected locally. One has died2 month ago
Hong Kong 2nd top official, Matthew Cheung, invites retired govt officials to volunteer to help fight the increasing WuhanCoronavirus epidemic in Hong Kong. So far about two dozens of infection cases have been confirmed. Several have been infected locally. One has died
A National Health Commission spokesperson expressed condolence over Dr LiWenliang's death at Friday's press conference2 month ago
A National Health Commission spokesperson expressed condolence over Dr LiWenliang's death at Friday's press conference
2 month ago
First British national to contract coronavirus had been in Singapore
2 month ago
Coronavirus: 41-year-old infected Singaporean had lohei lunch with colleagues; at least eight quarantined
Thailand's health minister: Those farang tourists .. we're handing [out masks] and they still refuse. They need to be kicked out of Thailand.2 month ago
Thailand's health minister: "Those farang tourists .. we're handing [out masks] and they still refuse. They need to be kicked out of Thailand."
2 month ago
Dozens of Britons are trapped on board a quarantined cruise ship where more than 60 passengers have been diagnosed with coronavirus
2 month ago
194 salespeople from a shopping mall in N China's Tianjin have been put into quarantine after 23 people infected with the coronavirus were found at the mall, leading to about 9,200 entering quarantine
Guam denies entry to Holland America's Westerdam cruise ship, citing fears of coronavirus2 month ago
Guam denies entry to Holland America's Westerdam cruise ship, citing fears of coronavirus
2 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 245km ENE of Enarotali, Indonesia
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 103km SE of Caburan, Philippines
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Shenzhen is now on lockdown
2 month ago
The UK changed its guidance today to start screening pts from 9 countries in Asia after diagnosing nCoV in traveller from Singapore
As of 24:00 on February 6, 2020, Hubei Province has reported 22112 cases of pneumonia caused by new coronavirus infection. 3161(+833) are severe cases and 841(+85) are critically cases
On February 6, 2020, 2447 new cases of pneumonia caused by new coronavirus infection were added in Hubei Province. There were 69 new deaths in the province
Liftoff of Arianespace Soyuz-2.1b / Fregat-M with OneWeb satellites
Launch of Arianespace Soyuz 2.1b with OneWeb satellites
Rajasthan Minister Harish Chaudhary once again writes to PM Modi seeking declaration of locusts attack in the state as a national calamity, a change of rules under State Disaster Response Fund to provide help to affected farmers & effective plan to find a permanent solution to it
2 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 96km S of Pisangkemeng, Indonesia
2 month ago
Taiwanese authorities believe a retired couple got the coronavirus on a plane from Hong Kong to Europe
Stuff seized by Afghan intelligence (NDS) SOF team during a raid in Wardak.
People's Daily, China: We deeply mourn the death of Wuhan doctor Li Wenliang, who unfortunately got infected with novel Coronavirus while battling with the epidemic. After all-effort rescue, Li passed away on 2:58 am, Feb. 7
Report says Pakistani security forces recovered and neutralized explosive material in Loralai, Balochistan
There is confusion over earlier reports that the whisteblowing Chinese doctor Li Wenliang had died. The state-run newspaper that reported his death has deleted its report and claims he is in intensive care in Wuhan in critical condition
"The Chinese have used at least the last 18 years while we were in Iraq & Afghanistan to make enormous strides with regard to the professionalization of their force, modernizing their doctrine, building new capabilities, going after us asymmetrically," says @EsperDoD
Chinese doctor Li Wenliang, one of the eight whistleblowers who tried to warn other medics of the coronavirus outbreak but were reprimanded by local police, dies of coronavirus on Thursday in Wuhan, the Global Times has learned
A 2nd cruise ship, the World Dream, is docked in Hong Kong under quarantine over coronavirus fears, though 33 crew members with symptoms have tested negative. Dream Cruises tells CBC News that there are 36 Canadian passengers on that ship.2 month ago
A 2nd cruise ship, the World Dream, is docked in Hong Kong under quarantine over coronavirus fears, though 33 crew members with symptoms have tested negative. Dream Cruises tells CBC News that there are 36 Canadian passengers on that ship.
Messages on Weibo and in Wechat groups that whistleblower doctor Li Wenliang has passed away
2 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 79km E of Sarangani, Philippines
2 month ago
Three new coronavirus confirmed cases in Hong Kong today, a total of 24
2 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 6.0 - 104km SSE of Pondaguitan, Philippines
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Tianjin, one of China's biggest cities, will restrict access to residential areas
Belarus Air Force IL76TD 5100E7 airborne from China Belarus has sent the second plane with humanitarian aid to China to assist the country in countering the coronavirus outbreak2 month ago
Belarus Air Force IL76TD 5100E7 airborne from China Belarus has sent the second plane with humanitarian aid to China to assist the country in countering the coronavirus outbreak
2 month ago
Reuters: The government of Dali city, in the southwestern province of Yunnan, was accused this week of making an "emergency requisition" of a shipment of masks bound for the hard-hit municipality of Chongqing, state media reported
Urumqi, the capital of East Turkistan ( Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region ) will be locked down starting Feb 5 due to coronavirus threat. Here is the official announcement2 month ago
Urumqi, the capital of East Turkistan ( Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region ) will be locked down starting Feb 5 due to coronavirus threat. Here is the official announcement
2 month ago
Virus outbreak: China's ambassador to the UK Liu Xiaoming is defending China's handling of the coronavirus outbreak
2 month ago
Virus outbreak: China's ambassador to the UK Liu Xiaoming says the number of cured patients is rising and we are fully confident in beating the virus
2 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.3 - 107km ESE of Takahagi, Japan
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A teacher was hit by a stray bullet in Panetaw Kontan village Rathedaung township on Feb. 3. In early Dec. 2019 AA and Burma Army supported by air power battled 5km east around Pry Khaung village
2 month ago
12 charter flights have brought back 1,500 Hubei residents stranded overseas back to China. More flights will be arranged for other Chinese travelers still stranded in other countries: Civil Aviation Administration of China official
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar: 6 Indian crew members of the ship 'Abdul Razzak' who were detained in Iran for 11 months have been released. Thank Iranian authorities for their assistance. Appreciate efforts of our Embassy in Tehran and our Consulate in Bandar Abbas
2 month ago
At WHO executive board, China delegation expresses its "strong dissatisfaction" that some countries raised the issue of Taiwan's participation
2 month ago
U.S. urges who to "engage directly with Taiwan public health authorities on actions"
2 month ago
Recent arrests by police of their own personnel: the deputy head of Pul e Charkhi prison just went on trial for running drug ring, the head of Nangarhar prison just arrested on bribery, the head of Kabul counter-narcotics police (and many of his officers) arrested on drug dealing
2 month ago
Fresh clashes reported today between Indian and Pakistani armies along LoC today
2 month ago
A total of 22 confirmed cases of new coronavirus in Hong Kong so far
The manned ship Soyuz MS-13 lands in the Kazakh steppe
Shanghai government   enforcing 14 day home quarantine for people who've visited Hubei in last two weeks.2 month ago
Shanghai government enforcing 14 day home quarantine for people who've visited Hubei in last two weeks.
Taiwan authority's attempt to use epidemic to seek "independence" will never succeed: China
PM Narendra Modi in Lok Sabha: We have kept the fiscal deficit in check. Price rise is also under check and there is macro-economic stability. Investor confidence should increase, the country's economy should be strengthened, for this we have also taken several steps2 month ago
PM Narendra Modi in Lok Sabha: We have kept the fiscal deficit in check. Price rise is also under check and there is macro-economic stability. Investor confidence should increase, the country's economy should be strengthened, for this we have also taken several steps
2 month ago
A female patient at Princess Margaret Hospital tested positive for new coronavirus
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Taiwan bans international cruise ships from berthing in Taiwan's ports
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