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US postpones southeast Asian leaders' March meeting due to coronavirus spread, say reports
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US postpones southeast Asian leaders' March meeting due to coronavirus spread, say reports

The United States has postponed a meeting of leaders of southeast Asian nations that was set for Las Vegas in mid-March due to the spread of the coronavirus, a senior Trump administration official said Friday

Coronavirus outbreak: Govt asks citizens to avoid non-essential travel to Singapore, plans screening of passengers from Kathmandu, Indonesia, Vietnam, Malaysia
India

Coronavirus outbreak: Govt asks citizens to avoid non-essential travel to Singapore, plans screening of passengers from Kathmandu, Indonesia, Vietnam, Malaysia

In furtherance to the travel advisory issued earlier in the wake of the deadly coronavirus outbreak, the government on Saturday advised citizens to avoid all non-essential travel to Singapore

Tokyo Olympics 2020: China's women's football team shrugs off coronavirus disruption to emerge unbeaten from qualifying tournament
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: China's women's football team shrugs off coronavirus disruption to emerge unbeaten from qualifying tournament

China coach Jia Xiuquan was full of praise for his players and how they had responded to the challenges

Coronavirus toll leaps to 1,310 in China's Hubei, which also sees 14,840 new confirmed cases; officials using new methodology to count infected
World

Coronavirus toll leaps to 1,310 in China's Hubei, which also sees 14,840 new confirmed cases; officials using new methodology to count infected

The Chinese province at the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak reported a record rise in the death toll on Thursday, as global health experts warned the epidemic could get far worse before it is brought under control.

China coronavirus toll stands at 908 with rise in cases following sharp dip on Saturday; WHO experts likely to visit by Tuesday
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China coronavirus toll stands at 908 with rise in cases following sharp dip on Saturday; WHO experts likely to visit by Tuesday

Mainland China has reported another rise in cases of the new virus after a sharp decline the previous day, while the number of deaths grow by 97 to 908, with at least two more outside the country

Vietnam's vice president Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh to visit India from 11 to 13 Feb next week; two countries to hold delegation-level talks
India

Vietnam's vice president Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh to visit India from 11 to 13 Feb next week; two countries to hold delegation-level talks

'Vice president of Vietnam Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh would be on an official visit to India from 11 to 13 February. During the visit, the direct flight between India and Vietnam could be announced', MEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said

Maldives' president Ibrahim Mohamed Solih thanks India for evacuating seven Maldivians from coronavirus-hit Wuhan
India

Maldives' president Ibrahim Mohamed Solih thanks India for evacuating seven Maldivians from coronavirus-hit Wuhan

Maldivian president Ibrahim Mohamed Solih on Sunday expressed gratitude to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar for the evacuation of seven Maldivian nationals from the coronavirus-hit Chinese city of Wuhan.

Coronavirus outbreak: India temporarily suspends e-visa facility for Chinese travellers and foreigners residing in China
India

Coronavirus outbreak: India temporarily suspends e-visa facility for Chinese travellers and foreigners residing in China

'Due to certain current developments, travel to India on e-visas stands temporarily suspended with immediate effect', the Indian Embassy announced

Coronavirus in India: Kerala reports second confirmed case; Army, ITBP set up special quarantine facilities as Air India evacuates 647 Indians from Wuhan
India

Coronavirus in India: Kerala reports second confirmed case; Army, ITBP set up special quarantine facilities as Air India evacuates 647 Indians from Wuhan

A second confirmed coronavirus case was reported in Kerala, even as Air India evacuated 323 Indians from Wuhan in China in its second special flight, which landed at Delhi airport on Sunday

Coronavirus outbreak: Kerala govt says condition of medical student satisfactory, arrests 3 for spreading false information
India

Coronavirus outbreak: Kerala govt says condition of medical student satisfactory, arrests 3 for spreading false information

Kerala government said the condition of the medical student, kept in an isolation ward after testing positive for coronavirus is satisfactory and that 3 people have been arrested for spreading false information on social media about the disease.

Coronavirus outbreak: 324 Indian nationals evacuated from China in special Air India flight; plane lands in Delhi from Wuhan
India

Coronavirus outbreak: 324 Indian nationals evacuated from China in special Air India flight; plane lands in Delhi from Wuhan

Air India's jumbo B747 plane took off from the Wuhan airport in the early hours of Saturday for Delhi, evacuating 324 Indian nationals from China as the neighbouring country continued to deal with the outbreak of novel coronavirus,

Coronavirus outbreak: Toll rises to 259 reports China's state broadcaster CCTV; more than 2,000 new cases confirmed
World

Coronavirus outbreak: Toll rises to 259 reports China's state broadcaster CCTV; more than 2,000 new cases confirmed

The total number of deaths from a coronavirus epidemic in China had reached 259 by the end of Friday, an increase of 46, state broadcaster CCTV said, citing numbers from the country’s National Health Commission.

Coronavirus outbreak: Toll rises to 170 in China with 1,737 new cases confirmed; WHO expresses 'great concern' over virus spreading outside country
World

Coronavirus outbreak: Toll rises to 170 in China with 1,737 new cases confirmed; WHO expresses 'great concern' over virus spreading outside country

The death toll rose to 170 in the new virus outbreak in China on Thursday as foreign evacuees from the worst-hit region begin returning home under close observation.

Coronavirus outbreak: Toll in China rises to 56 with about 2,000 cases reported; Xi Jinping calls accelerated spread of virus 'grave situation'
World

Coronavirus outbreak: Toll in China rises to 56 with about 2,000 cases reported; Xi Jinping calls accelerated spread of virus 'grave situation'

The death toll from the new virus in China has risen to 56 with 1,975 total cases reported. The figures reported Sunday morning cover the previous 24 hours and mark an increase of 15 deaths and 688 cases.

Coronavirus outbreak: 41 dead, 1,287 affected in China, at least 12 cities under lockdown; virus spreads to Europe with 3 cases confirmed in France
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Coronavirus outbreak: 41 dead, 1,287 affected in China, at least 12 cities under lockdown; virus spreads to Europe with 3 cases confirmed in France

China reported Saturday a jump in the number of people infected with a new virus to 1,287 with 41 deaths, as it expanded its lockdown to an unprecedented 36 million people and rushed to build a prefabricated, 1,000-bed hospital for victims

China's skewed sex ratio is prompting men to look for brides in Vietnam, resulting in stories of fraud, love and trafficking
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China's skewed sex ratio is prompting men to look for brides in Vietnam, resulting in stories of fraud, love and trafficking

China has 24 million more men than women of marriageable age and many bachelors have their sights set on Vietnam. Vietnamese women are often trafficked and duped by online marriage brokers. China has also seen several instances of organised marriage fraud. Still, about half of the Vietnamese-Chinese couples interviewed reported being happily married.

North Korea calls Donald Trump 'thoughtless old man' after US president warns Kim Jong-un 'has everything to lose'
World

North Korea calls Donald Trump 'thoughtless old man' after US president warns Kim Jong-un 'has everything to lose'

This came after Trump tweeted that Kim Jong Un would not want to abandon special relationship between the two leaders, affect American presidential election by resuming hostile acts

Syed Modi International: Sourabh Verma clinches silver after losing to Chinese Taipei's Wang Tzu Wei in final
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Syed Modi International: Sourabh Verma clinches silver after losing to Chinese Taipei's Wang Tzu Wei in final

Sourabh came into the summit clash with a 1-1 head-to-head record, having lost narrowly to Tzu Wei at the Tong Yun Kai Cup in March this year.

Vietnamese deer, thought to be extinct, spotted in the wild for the first time in 30 years
science

Vietnamese deer, thought to be extinct, spotted in the wild for the first time in 30 years

Researchers joined hands with villagers and set up 30 cameras to get images of the rare deer.

Ranjana Chanu's equaliser helps India hold Vietnam to 1-1 draw in second women's international friendly
Sports

Ranjana Chanu's equaliser helps India hold Vietnam to 1-1 draw in second women's international friendly

The Indian women's football team played out a 1-1 draw with hosts Vietnam in the second FIFA international friendly at Hanoi on Wednesday.