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Hundreds of flights cancelled at Shanghai airport as city tackles COVID-19 outbreak
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Hundreds of flights cancelled at Shanghai airport as city tackles COVID-19 outbreak

China is now planning to give high-risk workers at the airport the experimental vaccine that has already been providing to State employees, international students, and essential workers since July

Shanghai airport conducts mass testing of staff after COVID-19 cases reported among cargo handlers
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Shanghai airport conducts mass testing of staff after COVID-19 cases reported among cargo handlers

More than 17,700 people had been swabbed by Monday morning with over 11,500 testing negative, Xinhua News Agency reported

Last two Australian journalists leave China after local police demands interviews
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Last two Australian journalists leave China after local police demands interviews

ABC's Bill Birtles and The Australian Financial Review's Michael Smith had sheltered in Australian diplomatic compounds in the past few days

Formula 1: China invited to host two races this season, final decision pending, says head of Shanghai Sports Bureau
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Formula 1: China invited to host two races this season, final decision pending, says head of Shanghai Sports Bureau

The Chinese Grand Prix was supposed to take place at the Shanghai International circuit on 19 April but was postponed until later in the year because of the coronavirus outbreak.

Tanker explosion kills 18, injures 189 on highway in China’s Zheijang province; buildings in Wenling city collapse in aftermath
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Tanker explosion kills 18, injures 189 on highway in China’s Zheijang province; buildings in Wenling city collapse in aftermath

A tanker truck exploded on a highway in southeastern China on Saturday, killing 18 people and injuring at least 189 others

China delayed sending crucial data on coronavirus to WHO, recordings of health body’s internal meetings reveal; points to WHO’s limited authority
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China delayed sending crucial data on coronavirus to WHO, recordings of health body’s internal meetings reveal; points to WHO’s limited authority

China sat on releasing the genetic map of the coronavirus for more than a week after three different government labs had fully decoded the information. Tight controls on information and competition within the Chinese public health system were to blame, according to dozens of interviews and internal documents

After fact-checking Donald Trump, now Twitter flags Chinese spokesman's claim that US military brought coronavirus to Wuhan
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After fact-checking Donald Trump, now Twitter flags Chinese spokesman's claim that US military brought coronavirus to Wuhan

Twitter posted a blue exclamation mark under a tweet by Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian, with a comment urging readers to check the facts about COVID-19.

Coronavirus Outbreak: SpiceJet operates freighter flight from Shanghai to Delhi carrying medical supplies
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Coronavirus Outbreak: SpiceJet operates freighter flight from Shanghai to Delhi carrying medical supplies

Amid the coronavirus outbreak, SpiceJet on Monday said it operated a freighter flight carrying approximately 18 tonnes of medical supplies from Shanghai to Delhi

Coronavirus Outbreak: Wuhan ends 76-day lockdown amid concerns of rebound in infections; China reports 62 new cases
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Wuhan ends 76-day lockdown amid concerns of rebound in infections; China reports 62 new cases

Chinese health authority said on Wednesday that 62 new confirmed COVID-19 cases were reported on the Chinese mainland on Tuesday

Coronavirus Outbreak: China reports second consecutive day of no new local transmissions but imported cases rise
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Coronavirus Outbreak: China reports second consecutive day of no new local transmissions but imported cases rise

A total of 67 new cases were reported as of end-Wednesday, up from 47 a day earlier, all of which were imported, China’s National Health Commission said in a statement on Thursday

Coronavirus turns busy Shanghai into ghost town; epidemic killed 722, infected 32,000 in China as of 8 Feb
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Coronavirus turns busy Shanghai into ghost town; epidemic killed 722, infected 32,000 in China as of 8 Feb

More than three-quarters of the cases are in the central Hubei province where the virus originated

Coronavirus outbreak: US declares public health emergency, bars foreign nationals who visited China from entering country
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Coronavirus outbreak: US declares public health emergency, bars foreign nationals who visited China from entering country

US citizens who have travelled within past two weeks to China's Hubei will be subject to mandatory quarantine of 14 days

'Have to wait for India's invitation' says Pakistan's foreign minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Islamabad's participation in SCO summit
India

'Have to wait for India's invitation' says Pakistan's foreign minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Islamabad's participation in SCO summit

Addressing a media briefing in New Delhi on 16 January, the Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said India will invite Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan along with other leaders for the annual meeting of the council of heads of government of the SCO

Coronavirus outbreak claims four lives in China; health authorities confirm illness spread through human-to-human transmission
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Coronavirus outbreak claims four lives in China; health authorities confirm illness spread through human-to-human transmission

China has notified and maintained close communication with the World Health Organization (WHO) and other relevant countries and regions, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said at a regular news briefing.

Beijing, Shanghai and Suzhou among 10 cities to host AFC Asian Cup 2023, confirms Chinese Football Association
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Beijing, Shanghai and Suzhou among 10 cities to host AFC Asian Cup 2023, confirms Chinese Football Association

In hosting the 18th edition of the AFC Asian Cup, the CFA aims to promote the China Football Reform Plan with more infrastructure, better youth programmes and promotion of the grassroots game

American journalist  shares viral video featuring robot room service in Shanghai hotel; here’s how Twitter reacted
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American journalist shares viral video featuring robot room service in Shanghai hotel; here’s how Twitter reacted

Twitterati was stunned after the video went viral and a few thought it to be cute, while others had suggestions to make the robot more generous. Some users even asked "Did you have to tip?"

Shanghai Masters: Stefanos Tsitsipas' quarter-final win over Novak Djokovic an apt reflection of his steady progress over past year
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Shanghai Masters: Stefanos Tsitsipas' quarter-final win over Novak Djokovic an apt reflection of his steady progress over past year

The match marked victories for Tsitsipas this year over each of the Big 3: Roger Federer at the Australian Open, Rafael Nadal in Madrid, and now, Djokovic in Shanghai, where the top-ranked player was defending his title.

Roger Federer says he would be happy for Laver Cup to move to China in future
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Roger Federer says he would be happy for Laver Cup to move to China in future

Roger Federer said that he would be open to Laver Cup moving to China for next edition, saying that he just wants the host city to be excited about the tournament

Andy Murray says he needs time till 2020 to 'maybe' challenge old rivals Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer
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Andy Murray says he needs time till 2020 to 'maybe' challenge old rivals Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer

Andy Murray said that he needs to be patient and get fit, both physically and psychologically before return to top-flight tennis

Manchester United's Diogo Dalot visits 'Miracle Doctor' in Shanghai over hip trouble
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Manchester United's Diogo Dalot visits 'Miracle Doctor' in Shanghai over hip trouble

Dalot, who could be moved to a more advanced role on United's right after the signing of Aaron Wan-Bissaka, may now be in contention for a Premier League start this month.