Pompeo: "There will come a day when we will go evaluate how the entire world responded. We know this much: We know that the first government to be aware of the Wuhan virus was the Chinese Government..We'll do the after-action when the time is right."
Pompeo condemns China's decision to withdraw the accreditation of U.S. journalists
U.S. imposes sanctions on 9 entities in South Africa and China for providing aid to Iran
@POTUS hits back vs China disinfo on COVID19 coronavirus "China was putting out information which was false that our military gave this to them. That was false & rather than having an argument, I said I have to call it where it came from. It did come from China"
The South China Morning Post's offices are to close for the rest of the week, at least, after a Young Post freelancer tested positive for the coronavirus. Staff will work remotely, according to the Apple Daily
All US journalists working for New York Times, Wall St Journal and the Washington Post (who's credentials expire this year) to be expelled from China. They have 10 days to leave. Beijing has just announced
First positive case of COVID19 confirmed in West Bengal. The 18-year-old man has travel history to United Kingdom. He is kept in isolation
3 week ago
Journos from the Washington Post, TIME, NYT and WSJ have ten days to turn in their press badges. They're not allowed to work in China
Entry of all Foreign Tourists has been banned in Kashmir as a precautionary measure to combat COVID19. DC Srinagar @listenshahid has confirmed
3 week ago
Philippines DOH confirms that one of its senior officials has tested positive fir COVID19. The positive case is a Director. It also clarifies that no member if the DOH Executive Committee is positive for the disease.
Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 192km WSW of Iwanai, Japan
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 273km SW of Severo-Kuril'sk, Russia
3 week ago
India says total number of CoronaVirus positive cases in the country have risen to 137. 14 people have been discharged/cured while 3 have died till now. 24 of the total cases are of foreign nationals which includes 16 Italians
Baku imposing quarantine in the city
Authorities impose quarantine measures in Nur-Sultan
Second death from coronavirus infection (SARS-CoV-2) in Malaysia. He is a 34-year-old man who has not officially suffered from anything before
2nd positive Coronavirus case detected in Gurugram
Sri Lanka prohibits all incoming flights for two weeks amid COVID19 threat
The Philippines records 45 new cases of coronavirus
Pakistan reported today that the country has 184 cases of the coronavirus - more than three times the number reported just two days ago
Taipei says Chinese military aircraft flew night exercise across Taiwan Strait
Baliuag, Bulacan Mayor Ferdie Estrella tests positive for COVID19, he announces in a Facebook post
Police said 3,264 of their officers and families were doxxed and 56 ppl were arrested for relevant offences. 262 shops and restaurants were damaged 336 times. 94 councillors offices 106x 205 banks 256x 82 gov buildings 106x 271 public traffic facilities (excluding lights) 511x
5 suspected patients tested positive for COVID19 in Punjab so far
14 new cases of coronavirus registered in Kazakhstan - Ministry of Health and Social Development
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 298km NNE of Luring, China
3 week ago
Chhattisgarh: 2 naxals were arrested following an exchange of fire with District Reserve Guard (DRG) in Barsur of Dantewada district today. 9 arrow bombs, two IEDs, 3 pipe bombs also recovered
"We desperately need test kits, to diagnose suspects, as we are facing massive shortage of test kits," CM Jam Kamal tells PM Imran Khan.
3 week ago
Government of India: No travel from the European Union or the UK to India from March 18 to 31 March
33 new COVID19 patients in Thailand today
G7 leaders will start videoconference call in about 45 minutes. EU's @vonderleyen and @eucopresident will meet the press afterwards. @realDonaldTrump, @BorisJohnson, Merkel, @EmmanuelMacron, @GiuseppeConteIT, @AbeShinzo and @Trudeau are expected to be on the call
4 new cases COVID19 – 1 each from Odisha, Jammu&Kashmir, Ladakh and Kerala have been confirmed since the last update. There are a total of 114 confirmed cases in India as of today, including 10 discharged, 3 cured and 2 reported deaths
Singapore has 17 new Covid19 cases – biggest single-day spike; 11 of the cases are imported
At least 50 patients who were under treatment or in isolation for the coronavirus have fled Herat's regional hospital, health officials said
3 policemen were killed and 8 others wounded in Taliban attack in Darqad district of Takhar province. Confirmed by local sources
3 week ago
Taliban attack in Shahrak, Ghor was confirmed. 11 pro-govt security personnel and 15 Taliban fighters were reportedly killed in the clashes as per local officials
A roadside IED blast killed one Afghan Army (ANA) soldier and wounded 4 others in Kandahar province, sources confirmed today
President Rodrigo Duterte calls for a "ceasefire" with the New People's Army amid COVID19 threats in the country
At least 5 pro-govt militiamen were killed and 18 others including 4 civilians were injured after two suspected Taliban attacks in the Khanabad district of Kunduz province. Confirmed by local officials.
DOH reports 2 additional patients positive for COVID19. Total is 142.
China eases restrictions imposed on the province of Hubei and allows thousands to return to their jobs
Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 130km W of Laiwui, Indonesia
Thailand records 33 new cases of coronavirus, bringing its number to 147
China said on Monday that Beijing logged six new imported cases of coronavirus on Monday as of 2 p.m., according to the official China Central Television (CCTV). Of the new cases, four were from Spain, while two were from the UK
All Parks and Gardens in Srinagar, Kashmir closed until further notice in view of the COVID19
Coronavirus: Japan identifies 15 infection clusters, with biggest from music venues in Osaka
Philippines Agriculture Department confirms the detection of H5N6 or bird flu — a highly-pathogenic avian influenza — in Nueva Ecija
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 221km SW of Severo-Kuril'sk, Russia
The Japanese government has created a nationwide television broadcast advising civilians on how to protect themselves in the event of a North Korean missile attack.