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jordanstartsnationwidecurfewasvirusspreadsinmideast

Jordan starts nationwide curfew as virus spreads in Mideast

Sirens marked the beginning of the curfew on Saturday, limiting the mobility of 10 million citizens except for emergencies and essential services.The ...

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Trump says 'I don't think' US will need national lockdown

President Donald Trump on Friday discounted the possibility of a national lockdown after two populous US states -- California and New York -- issued t...

amsterdamdelhiflightturnedbackamidcoronavirusconfusion

Amsterdam-Delhi flight turned back amid coronavirus confusion

A KLM flight from Amsterdam to New Delhi was turned around midair, an official and a passenger told AFP on Saturday (March 21), after apparent confusi...

stafferinusvicepresidentsofficetestspositiveforvirus:spokeswoman

Staffer in US vice president's office tests positive for virus: spokeswoman

A staffer in the office of US Vice President Mike Pence, the point man for Washington's response to the coronavirus outbreak, has tested positive for ...

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Two die of coronavirus in Singapore

The coronavirus which has been spreading throughout the world claimed its first two lives in Singapore today, around two months after it arrived on th...

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Iran: Coronavirus death toll rises to 1,556

A total of 123 people in Iran have died of coronavirus over the last 24 hours, pushing the death toll to 1,556, said Iranian health officials on Satur...

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France says Iran has released academic Roland Marchal

Iran has freed French academic Roland Marchal who had been imprisoned since June last year.Mr Marchal's release is part of a prisoner swap after Franc...

iranreports123morevirusdeathstollrisesto1556

Iran reports 123 more virus deaths, toll rises to 1,556

Iran has announced another 123 deaths from the new coronavirus, bringing its overall toll to 1,556 amid 20,610 confirmed cases.The Health Ministry ann...

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COVID-19: Indian embassies worldwide issue advisories for nationals

Paris: The Indian embassy in France has issued an advisory for its nationals who wish to travel back home before India’s week-long ban, imposed to con...

northkoreafirestwoballisticmissilestowardsseaofjapan

North Korea fires two 'ballistic missiles' towards Sea of Japan'

North Korea today fired two short-range ballistic missiles towards the Sea of Japan. Citing South Korea's military, South Korean news agency Yonhap re...

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US shuts down border with Mexico

The US has announced the closure of its southern border with Mexico for all non-essential travel from today. The US - Canada border has already been c...

deathtollfromcoronavirusclimbsto1433iniran

Death toll from coronavirus climbs to 1433 in Iran

Iran's death toll from the new coronavirus outbreak rose by 149 to 1,433 on Friday, while total number of confirmed infections neared 20,000, accordin...

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Entry and prayer in courtyards of the Two Holy mosques suspended

The authorities have suspended the entry and prayer in the outer courtyards of Two Holy Mosques in Makkah and Madinah, Saudi Press Agency reported ear...

saudiarabiareports70newcoronacasesbringingtotalto344

Saudi Arabia reports 70 new corona cases, bringing total to 344

Saudi Arabia reported on Friday 70 new cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infections in the Kingdom to 344, the Saudi...

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Walmart to hire 150,000 workers as virus spreads in US

San Francisco: Walmart plans to hire 150,000 people to meet increased demand during the coronavirus crisis and will pay out $365 million in bonuses, t...

covid19deathtollinitalyreached3405

COVID-19 death toll in Italy reached 3,405

The Coronavirus death toll in Italy reached 3,405 after it recorded 427 new deaths.With this, the Mediterranean country overtook China's coronavirus d...

uswarnscitizensagainstanyinternationaltravel

US warns citizens against any international travel

The United States has warned its citizens against any international travel due to the coronavirus pandemic and advised them to come home if possible. ...

us:pakistanidoctorarrestedforallegedlytryingtohelpisis

US: Pakistani doctor arrested for allegedly trying to help ISIS

In US, a Pakistani doctor was arrested last night for allegedly trying to help ISIS and expressing his desire to conduct lone wolf terrorist attacks i...

59magnitudequakehitstibetnearnepalborder

5.9-magnitude quake hits Tibet near Nepal border

Beijing: A 5.9-magnitude earthquake struck China's remote Himalayan region of Tibet close to Nepal on Friday, authorities said.The epicentre of the qu...

israelisorderedtostayathomeascoronaviruscrisisworsens

Israelis Ordered to Stay at Home, as Coronavirus Crisis Worsens

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday tightened a national stay-at-home policy, announcing guidelines aimed at halting the spread of t...

nikkihaleyresignsfromboeingboardoverairlinesbailout

Nikki Haley resigns from Boeing board over airlines bailout

 Former U.N. ambassador Nikki Haley has resigned from the board of Boeing Co., cutting ties with a company she long supported as South Carolina g...

29soldierskilledinterroristattackinmali

29 soldiers killed in terrorist attack in Mali

At least 29 soldiers died in a terrorist attack in Northern Mali, said the army.The attack took place early on Thursday, Sputnik reported."The FAM pos...

coronavirus:californiaissuesstayathomeorderamidvirus

Coronavirus: California issues 'stay at home' order amid virus

Governor Gavin Newsom told Californians they should only leave their homes when necessary during the pandemic.He earlier estimated more than half of t...

uaebansresidentsfromreturningtothecountryfortwoweeks

UAE bans residents from returning to the country for two weeks

The United Arab Emirates on Thursday banned the entry of all its valid residence visa holders, who are currently out of the country, for two weeks, st...

hongkongandtokyoairportsarehandlingcoronavirusverydifferentlywhichonehasitright?

Hong Kong and Tokyo airports are handling coronavirus very differently. Which one has it right?

Passing through airports in Hong Kong and Tokyo this week highlighted the differences in the approaches of the two Asian hubs in dealing with the nove...

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97 Indian passengers stranded in Singapore due to coronavirus travel restrictions

Nearly 100 Indian travellers, arriving from the Philippines and Malaysia, are stranded at Singapore's Changi Airport and are unable to get back home d...

saudiarabiacancelsjeddahseasonfestivalovercoronavirusscare

Saudi Arabia cancels Jeddah Season festival over coronavirus scare

Saudi Arabia cancelled "Jeddah Season", a weeks-long entertainment and cultural festival in the Red Sea port city, as part of measures to curb the cor...

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Tamil Nadu reports 1 more coronavirus case, number goes up to 3

A 21-year-old student who arrived here two days ago from Ireland has tested positive for coronavirus, taking the number of cases in Tamil Nadu to thre...

mosquesacrossthegulfregionarebeingtemporarilyclosedtocheckspreadofcoronavirus

Mosques across the Gulf region are being temporarily closed to check spread of coronavirus

Jeddah: Mosques across the Gulf region are being temporarily closed to check spread of coronavirus. Saudi Arabia is the latest country in the region t...

uspreztrumpsignsmultibillioncoronavirusaidpackage

US Prez Trump signs multi-billion coronavirus aid package

US President Donald Trump has signed into law a sweeping multi-billion emergency aid package to help Americans mitigate the adverse economic impact of...

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