China virus sends shockwaves through Asia tourist industry

WUHAN: An aerial view shows residential and commercial buildings of Wuhan in China's central Hubei province yesterday, amid a deadly virus...

China stiffens defenses against virus epidemic

Medical staff wearing protective clothing to protect against a previously unknown coronavirus arrive with a patient at the Wuhan Red Cross...

In Wuhan hospital, long lines, fear and frustration

WUHAN: A man wearing a protective facemask tries to take a bicycle on a street in Wuhan yesterday, a city at...

Thousands rally across Australia for ‘Invasion Day’ protests

SYDNEY: A busker performs for onlookers as people come out to celebrate Australia Day in Sydney yesterday. - AFP

Xi warns of ‘grave’ situation as China rushes to build hospitals

WUHAN, China: Medical staff members wearing protective clothing to help stop the spread of a deadly virus which began in the...

Virus stills Lunar New Year celebrations

WUHAN: People wearing facemasks to help stop the spread of a deadly virus which began in the city, wait for medical...

Duterte threatens to end US military pact over visa row

MANILA: Ronald Dela Rosa (left) said the US had cancelled his visa but did not tell him why - AFP

China locks down two cities to curb coronavirus outbreak

BEIJING: Hairdressers wear protective masks as they cut the hair of customers yesterday. - AFP WUHAN, China:...

China virus toll hits 17; call to avoid Wuhan

BEIJING: People wearing protective masks walk outside Beijing railway station yesterday. - AFP BEIJING: The death toll from...

Murder accused set to be Nepal’s new speaker

KATHMANDU: People gather to protest against former Maoist leader Agni Sapkota (unseen) as he registered his candidacy a day before for...

Asia steps up checks as China virus kills 6, infects more than 300

SEPANG, Malaysia: A Malaysian health officer screens arriving passengers with a thermal scanner at Kuala Lumpur International Airport yesterday. -...

Myanmar govt panel finds ‘war crimes’ but no ‘genocide’ against Rohingya

THE HAGUE: In this file photo taken on December 11, 2019, Myanmar's State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi (center) stands before...

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