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  • Sun, 29 Mar 2020 14:18

    Spain’s coronavirus death toll rises by 838 overnight to 6,528

    MADRID - Spain’s coronavirus death toll rose by 838 cases overnight to 6,528 the health ministry said on Sunday, marking the highest daily rise in fatalities.

  • Sun, 29 Mar 2020 14:13

    In China, walled up Wuhan awaits life beyond the barricades

    WUHAN, China - The bright yellow barricades snake through the streets of Wuhan,dividing up the epicentre of China’s coronavirus outbreak into segments that can be easily monitored for people disobeying orders to stay home.

  • Sun, 29 Mar 2020 14:10

    WHO says following Taiwan virus response closely, after complaints

    TAIPEI - The World Health Organization (WHO) is closely following the development of the coronavirus in Taiwan and is learning lessons from how they are fighting it, the body said on Sunday, after complaints from Taiwan it was being intentionally ignored.

  • Sun, 29 Mar 2020 14:07

    Irish PM's party sees support surge on coronavirus response - poll

    DUBLIN - The party of Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar has seen its support surge on its response to the coronavirus pandemic, an opinion poll showed on Sunday, reversing a sharp fall in support registered in a general election last month.

  • Sun, 29 Mar 2020 14:04

    North Korea fires more missiles than ever amid coronavirus outbreak

    SEOUL - North Korea fired what appeared to be two short-range ballistic missiles into the ocean off its east coast on Sunday, the latest in an unprecedented flurry of launches that South Korea decried as “inappropriate” amid the global coronavirus pandemic.

  • Sun, 29 Mar 2020 13:49

    Coronavirus in Russia: The Latest News | March 29

    As the new coronavirus that has killed more than 30,000 people continues to spread around the world, Russia has stepped up its measures to tackle the pandemic and prevent its spread within the country. There have been 1,534 cases of coronavirus infections reported in Russia so far and eight deaths.

  • Fri, 27 Mar 2020 16:20

    Trade restrictions on food exports due to the coronavirus pandemic

    PARIS - Here is a list of countries that have applied or are considering trade restrictions on food or agricultural products due to the spread of the coronavirus around the world.

  • Fri, 27 Mar 2020 16:17

    China's Xi offers Trump help in coronavirus fight as Wuhan reopens to traffic

    WUHAN - Chinese President Xi Jinping told U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday that he would have China’s support in fighting the coronavirus, as Wuhan, the Chinese city where the outbreak emerged, reopened to incoming traffic.

  • Fri, 27 Mar 2020 16:14

    Hungary PM imposes lockdown, sees coronavirus peak by July

    BUDAPEST - Hungary is imposing a two-week lockdown to slow the spread of the coronavirus epidemic, which is expected to peak in the country in June or July, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on Friday.