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China’s Wuhan Reports Zero Increase In COVID-19 Cases
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China’s Wuhan Reports Zero Increase In COVID-19 Cases

No new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) were reported Thursday in Wuhan, the former harde...

Can India, The Second Most Populous Nation Win The War Against COVID-19?
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Can India, The Second Most Populous Nation Win The War Against COVID-19?

Suspected cases and foreign travellers are being tracked, screened and sent to home-quarantine for 14 days initially.

Wuhan Prepares To Restore Operation Of Public Transportation
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Wuhan Prepares To Restore Operation Of Public Transportation

The public need to go through real-name registration for taking public transportation or taxis in Wuhan, capital of ...

Italy Reports 63,927 Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll At 6,077
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Italy Reports 63,927 Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll At 6,077

The coronavirus pandemic had claimed 6,077 lives in locked down Italy by Monday, with the cumulative number of confi...

Singapore Reports 1st Two COVID-19 Deaths, Philippines Records Biggest Daily Cases Increase
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Singapore Reports 1st Two COVID-19 Deaths, Philippines Records Biggest Daily...

-- Singapore reports its first two COVID-19 deaths -- Philippines sees 77 more COVID-19 cases, the biggest single...

California Governor Announces Statewide Stay-At-Home Order Over Rapid Spread Of COVID-19
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California Governor Announces Statewide Stay-At-Home Order Over Rapid Spread...

"Those that work in critical sectors should go to work. Grocery stores, pharmacies, banks and more will stay open," ...

Aussie Supermarkets Crackdown On “Panic-Buying” With Strict Purchase Limits
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Aussie Supermarkets Crackdown On “Panic-Buying” With Strict Purc...

As of Wednesday, purchases of most packaged items in store were limited to two per transaction, from any category, t...

U.S. President Trump Tests Negative For Coronavirus
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U.S. President Trump Tests Negative For Coronavirus

Trump tests negative for the novel coronavirus and "remains symptom-free".

Spanish PM Confirms 15-Day Partial Lockdown In Spain To Combat Coronavirus
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Spanish PM Confirms 15-Day Partial Lockdown In Spain To Combat Coronavirus

The nationwide lockdown, which requires all citizens to stay at home unless purchasing food, going to work with no o...

France Declares Highest Epidemic Alert At National Level
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France Declares Highest Epidemic Alert At National Level

The French government declared its highest epidemic alert at national level, with the coronavirus confirmed actively...

Trump Declares National Emergency To Open Up Federal Fund To Combat Coronavirus
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Trump Declares National Emergency To Open Up Federal Fund To Combat Coronavirus

The Trump administration opened up 50 billion U.S. dollars in federal aid to help Americans affected by the outbreak...

Last COVID-19 Patient Cured In North China Province
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Last COVID-19 Patient Cured In North China Province

Shanxi has not reported any new confirmed cases for 17 consecutive days.

China’s Success In Controlling COVID-19 An “Inspiring Message” For World: Israeli Expert
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China’s Success In Controlling COVID-19 An “Inspiring Message...

China, which is the most severely hit country by the virus, has almost succeeded in stopping the epidemic nearly two...

Over 750,000 Students To Stay Home In Southern California Due To Coronavirus
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Over 750,000 Students To Stay Home In Southern California Due To Coronavirus

The closure of school districts in Los Angeles and San Diego was regarded as an impact move for California to curb t...

World Health Organization Characterizes COVID-19 Outbreak As Pandemic
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World Health Organization Characterizes COVID-19 Outbreak As Pandemic

WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus called on all countries to strike a fine balance between protecting ...

Kenya Launches 3rd Phase Of Desert Locust Fight Amid Threat To Food Security
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Kenya Launches 3rd Phase Of Desert Locust Fight Amid Threat To Food Security

Kenya launched the third phase of the battle against desert locusts that have spread to 26 counties. Phase three see...

The Latest: Dow Closes Down Over 2,000 Points, Oil Prices Plunge
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The Latest: Dow Closes Down Over 2,000 Points, Oil Prices Plunge

All the three major indexes of U.S. stocks tumbled more than 7 percent with the Dow closing down over 2,000 points a...

43 Rescued After Hotel Collapse In East China
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43 Rescued After Hotel Collapse In East China

A hotel building collapsed in east China's Fujian Province Saturday evening. Rescue is under way...

Two Flag Bearers, A Male And A Female, Allowed At Tokyo 2020 Opening Ceremony
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Two Flag Bearers, A Male And A Female, Allowed At Tokyo 2020 Opening Ceremony

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) allowed to have two flagbearers, a male and a female, for each team at the...

42 IS Militants Surrender In Eastern Afghan Province
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42 IS Militants Surrender In Eastern Afghan Province

Forty-two Islamic State (IS) militants gave up fighting and laid down their arms in Afghanistan's eastern province o...

Portugal Reports First COVID-19 Case
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Portugal Reports First COVID-19 Case

The confirmed case is a 60-year-old doctor who had travelled to Italy, and "another case awaits a counter-examination.

EU Raises Risk Level Of COVID-19 Infection
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EU Raises Risk Level Of COVID-19 Infection

The risk for people living or travelling in Europe to be infected with the COVID-19 has been leveled up by the Europ...

Biden Wins Democratic Primary In South Carolina, Crucial Super Tuesday Awaits Candidates
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Biden Wins Democratic Primary In South Carolina, Crucial Super Tuesday Await...

"We need you, we want you, there's a place for you in this campaign," Biden said. "If Democrats nominate me, I belie...

Lacalle Pou Sworn In As New President Of Uruguay
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Lacalle Pou Sworn In As New President Of Uruguay

Lacalle Pou took his oath of office at the Legislative Palace in Montevideo to head an administration that puts an e...

Australian Summers Growing Longer Due To Climate Change: Report
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Australian Summers Growing Longer Due To Climate Change: Report

According to a new analysis, Australian summers are on average 31 days longer and winters 21 days shorter than in th...

Death Toll From Indian Capital Communal Violence Rises To 46
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Death Toll From Indian Capital Communal Violence Rises To 46

The death toll during the four-day communal violence in Indian capital has reached 46, with over 350 injured.

Cuba Raises Record Amount From Cigar Humidor Auction
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Cuba Raises Record Amount From Cigar Humidor Auction

For the first time ever, a Cohiba brand humidor fetched more than 2.6 million dollars at the festival auction.

China’s Hubei Reports 570 New Coronavirus Cases
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China’s Hubei Reports 570 New Coronavirus Cases

565 out of 570 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported by Hubei Province on Saturday were from Wuhan, the provincia...

Palestinian Woman Makes Special Chocolate With Local Herbs
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Palestinian Woman Makes Special Chocolate With Local Herbs

A Palestinian woman has been making a special kind of chocolate with natural Palestinian herbs.

First U.S. Coronavirus Death Confirmed In Washington State
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First U.S. Coronavirus Death Confirmed In Washington State

First coronavirus death in the United States has been confirmed in Washington state -- a woman in her later 50s.

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