Coronavirus

A doctor checks the temperature of a man on February 25 as he returns from Iran to Pakistan, where two cases of novel coronavirus have been confirmed (AFP Photo/Banaras KHAN)
27 February 2020
Pakistan has detected its first two cases of novel coronavirus, a public health advisor...
Workers spray disinfectant as a precaution against COVID-19 at Saemaeul traditional market in Seoul, South Korea, 26 February 2020. Photo: EPA
26 February 2020
South Korea's coronavirus case total jumped well into four figures Wednesday as...
Photo: Chinese Embassy in Myanmar/Facebook
26 February 2020
Myanmar's military donated protective equipment to help China in its battle against the...
Chipwi Township, Kachin State. Map: Google
26 February 2020
Two townships in Kachin state face shortages of food staples, including rice, and rising...
People wearing protective masks walk in the central area of Milan, Italy, 24 February 2020. Photo: EPA
25 February 2020
World stock markets and oil prices tumbled Monday, with Milan and Seoul falling hardest...
South Korean President Moon Jae-in (R) speaks during a meeting of government officials on measures to contain the spread of the new coronavirus at the government complex in Seoul, South Korea, 23 February 2020. Photo: EPA
24 February 2020
South Korea raised its alert on the coronavirus to the highest level Sunday after...
Photo: Pyi Thein Khine
24 February 2020
Deputy Director of Central Epidemiology Unit, Dr. Khin Khin Gyi, said that they sent a...
Mask-wearing tourists wait for a train at Seoul Station in Seoul, South Korea, 21 February 2020. Photo: EPA
22 February 2020
Two more people died from the new coronavirus in Iran, infections nearly doubled in South...
A Cambodian animal keeper carries a male pangolin at Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Center in Takeo province, Cambodia. Photo: EPA
22 February 2020
If we are looking to find the culprits behind Myanmar’s wildlife trafficking trade, then...
A Myanmar woman sells postcards to Chinese tourists at the Maha Bandoola park in Yangon, Myanmar. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
22 February 2020
Yangon Region government ethnic Karen Affairs Minister Naw Pan Thinzar Myo said that...
An aerial photo made with a drone shows a ship loaded with containers docked at the Port of Oakland in Oakland, California, USA. Photo: EPA
21 February 2020
The US economy is starting the year in a strong position but the virus outbreak in China...
MEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar addressing a press conference in New Delhi on Thursday. Photo: ANI
21 February 2020
Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Thursday said that in all 138 Indians including 132...

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