Latest figures on China's coronavirus outbreak

Latest News Taiwan's online mask rationing adds new pick-up locationshttps://t.co/EE44vo0Kri pic.twitter.com/o21jKSI5vN — Taiwan News (@TaiwanNews886) April 8, 2020 Taipei discl...

Ship at center of virus outbreak raided by Australian police

SYDNEY (AP) — Police wearing protective gear boarded a cruise ship to seize evidence and question crew members of the vessel linked to hundreds of coronavirus infections and 15 deaths across Australia...

Taiwan reports just 1 new case of coronavirus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) confirmed only one new case of Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) on Thursday (April 9), bringing the total to 380. During...

Nicaragua inaction on virus raises fears of regional spread

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — International health officials are warning that the Nicaraguan government’s perplexing weekslong refusal to take measures to control the spread of the new coronavirus is heig...

UK govt tries to advance virus response with leader in ICU

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s government sought Wednesday to keep a grip on the country’s response to the coronavirus pandemic as Prime Minister Boris Johnson started a third day in the intensive care unit ...

Saudi Arabia halts parental visitation rulings to curb virus

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Saudi king suspended final rulings and judicial orders on visitation rights of children of separated parents in the latest effort to try and curb the spread of t...

Taiwan's online mask rationing adds new pick-up locations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The fourth round of Taiwan's online mask rationing system starts Wednesday (April 8) as citizens are now able to pick up their orders at PX Mart (全聯) and Simple Mart (...

Photo of the Day: Which color will Taiwan's 'Uncle Chen' use today?

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) head becomes something of a rock star in Taiwan for his exemplary handling of the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) outbr...

Taiwan again reports 3 cases of Wuhan coronavirus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) again confirmed only three new cases of Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) on Wednesday (April 8), the same number reported t...

66 at South African hospital have coronavirus, mostly staff

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Sixty-six people at a single hospital in South Africa have tested positive for the coronavirus in the past few days, the health minister said Tuesday, as anxiety rose among health ...

Amid pandemic, Czech intensive care ward is still half-full

PRAGUE (AP) — Unlike their colleagues in Italy and Spain, Czech hospital doctors have not yet needed to make harrowing decisions on which COVID-19 patients get the best care. Only ha...

Pakistan doctors jailed for virus protest demand protection

QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — The Pakistani military promised Tuesday that dozens of doctors who were briefly jailed for taking to the streets in southwestern Baluchistan province to protest the lack of pro...

Taiwan reports only 3 new cases of coronavirus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As Taiwan continues its long war to defeat the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19), the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced only three new cases of the disease on Tu...

The Latest: New Zealand official demoted for lockdown breach

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause m...

Austrian, Czech officials plan to ease some virus measures

BERLIN (AP) — Austria and the Czech Republic said Monday they plan to relax some restrictions imposed because of the coronavirus starting after Easter, getting ahead of their European counterparts as ...