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China sees rise in asymptomatic coronavirus cases

China sees rise in asymptomatic coronavirus cases

Mainland China reported 39 new coronavirus cases as of Sunday, up from 30 a day earlier, and the number of asymptomatic cases also surged, as Beijing continued to struggle to extinguish the outbreak ...

China rights lawyer released after five years in jail

China rights lawyer released after five years in jail

A leading Chinese human rights lawyer has been released from prison after almost five years behind bars, his wife said Sunday.

China's imported coronavirus cases jump as students, expats flock home

China's imported coronavirus cases jump as students, expats flock home

China reported a record rise in imported coronavirus cases on Friday as expatriates returned home from the United States and Europe, sparking fears of a second wave of infections ...

Virus whistleblower doctor punished 'inappropriately': Chinese probe

Virus whistleblower doctor punished 'inappropriately': Chinese probe

Police in China's virus epicentre Wuhan acted ‘inappropriately’ by punishing a doctor who blew the whistle on the outbreak that has now killed more than 9,000 worldwide ..

India bans incoming international flights for a week over virus

India bans incoming international flights for a week over virus

All incoming international flights to India will be banned for one week starting Sunday, the government said Thursday as it announced the latest raft of measures to combat the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.

China reports just one new domestic virus infection

China reports just one new domestic virus infection

China reported just one new domestic case of the coronavirus on Wednesday but a dozen more imported infections.

Imported coronavirus cases in China outpace local infections for 5th day

Imported coronavirus cases in China outpace local infections for 5th day

Imported coronavirus cases in China outnumbered cases of location transmission for the fifth straight day as infected travellers passed through major Chinese transportation hubs in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and Shenzhen.

China reports just one new locally transmitted coronavirus case

China reports just one new locally transmitted coronavirus case

China reported 21 new cases of coronavirus on Tuesday along with 13 new deaths caused by the illness Covid-19, the country's National Health Commission said.

China's coronavirus cases fall, with most infections coming from abroad

China's coronavirus cases fall, with most infections coming from abroad

Mainland China reported a drop in new coronavirus cases on Sunday, but major cities such as Beijing and Shanghai continued to wrestle with cases of infections from travellers arriving from abroad.

China tightens airport checks as imported coronavirus cases tick up

China tightens airport checks as imported coronavirus cases tick up

China tightened checks on international travellers arriving at Beijing airport on Sunday, after the number of imported new coronavirus infections surpassed locally transmitted cases for a second day in a row.

Mainland China sees imported virus cases exceed new local infections for 1st time

Mainland China sees imported virus cases exceed new local infections for 1st time

The number of new coronavirus cases imported into mainland China from overseas surpassed the number of locally transmitted new infections for the first time on Friday

Qatar well-equipped to beat Covid-19: Chinese envoy

Qatar well-equipped to beat Covid-19: Chinese envoy

The Government of Qatar has taken all the necessary precautionary measures to protect its inhabitants and curb the spread of novel coronavirus while maintaining transparency