Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Photo: EPA
07 April 2020
Senior US diplomat Alice Wells has said that at least 29,000 US citizens have flown back...
Iranians gathered to pray behind the closed door of Masumeh shrine in the city of Qom, Iran, 16 March 2020. Photo: EPA
06 April 2020
Indian ambassador to Iran Gaddam Dharmendra on Sunday visited Qom and interacted with...
(FILE) - Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO), informs to the media about the last updates regarding on the novel coronavirus COVID-19 during a new press conference, at the World Health Organization (WHO) headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, 09 March 2020. Photo: EPA
04 April 2020
The number of confirmed coronavirus cases around the world has soared past one million...
Chinese tourists wearing protective suits, gloves and face masks, walk in the departures hall at Suvarnabhumi international airport in Bangkok, Thailand, 25 March 2020. Photo: EPA
04 April 2020
The latest developments in Asia related to the novel coronavirus pandemic:
Catholic Archdiocese of Yangon, Archbishop Cardinal Charles Bo. Photo: Mizzima
03 April 2020
Myanmar’s Cardinal Charles Bo has called on China’s regime to apologise and offer...
US President Donald J. Trump (C) hands a pen to Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (3-L) during a signing ceremony for the The CARES Act in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, DC, USA on 27 March 2020. Photo: EPA
28 March 2020
President Donald Trump signed into law Friday the $2 trillion rescue plan to salvage a US...
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson. Photo: EPA
28 March 2020
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced on Friday that he is self-isolating after...
China has banned foreigners from entering the country in a bid to halt a second wave of coronavirus infections (AFP Photo/Hector RETAMAL)
28 March 2020
Here are the latest developments in Asia related to the novel coronavirus pandemic:
China has not reported any new domestic COVID-19 infections for two consecutive days but officials have raised concerns about the number of imported cases (AFP PHOTO/ NOEL CELIS)
27 March 2020
China will drastically cut its international flight routes and bar entry to returning...
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres. Photo: EPA
24 March 2020
In an appeal issued on Monday, UN Secretary-General António Guterres urged warring...
This photo taken on March 16, 2020 shows a pile of shared bicycles set up as a makeshift barrier beside a temperature checking station at the entrance of a residential community in Wuhan, in China's central Hubei province. Photo: AFP
24 March 2020
China reported 78 new cases of the deadly coronavirus on Tuesday, with the vast majority...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged Indians to thank medical workers and other emergency personnel by clapping or banging pots and pans (AFP Photo/Money SHARMA)
23 March 2020
From Australia's Bondi Beach to the streets of New Delhi, authorities across Asia have...