China real-time news

Dog friendship: Canine friends won't stop waiting for each other at two sides of a university (source — ) 20/10/2020 19:51:08

Footage shows one of the dogs sitting at the overpass and staring at the other canine, which was waiting in the distance outside the campus in China after it was isolated due to coronavirus.

China’s super-rich get $1.5trillion richer as Covid pandemic creates 257 new billionaires despite global slump (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 20/10/2020 18:55:16

CHINA’S wealthiest people have earned $1.5 trillion during the coronavirus pandemic despite the global slump caused by the crisis. During the last year, 257 more people have become billionaires ...

Why East Asia Is Beating the West in Controlling Coronavirus (source — www.news.com.au) 20/10/2020 17:05:04

While life in South Korea, China and Japan has broadly returned to normal, the U.S. and Europe face new surges in Covid-19 cases. WSJ explains how countries in East Asia have kept the virus in check w...

Australia Covid-19 test blunder prompts calls for hundreds to take HIV test (source — www.cnn.com) 20/10/2020 13:50:55

• UK signs up for the first Covid-19 human challenge studies. But critics are worried. • ANALYSIS: How China tackled Covid-19 compared to the chaos in Europe • Czech Republic reinstates strict face ma...

Coronavirus live news: Germany locks down alpine hotspot; Russia reports record new case high (source — www.theguardian.com) 20/10/2020 13:37:03

Bavarian region to enter lockdown on Tuesday; Russia records 16,319 new infections; Lombardy to impose curfewLive coronavirus found on frozen food packaging in ChinaWales to go into national two-week ...

Coronavirus live news: Germany imposes lockdown on alpine hotspot; Lombardy to bring in curfew (source — www.theguardian.com) 20/10/2020 12:34:00

Bavarian region to enter lockdown on Tuesday; hospitals in Italian region brace for admissions rise; Philippines records 1,640 new infectionsLive coronavirus found on frozen food packaging in ChinaWal...

Coronavirus live news: Lombardy to impose curfew as cases surge; Philippines has lowest daily increase in four weeks (source — www.theguardian.com) 20/10/2020 11:27:49

Hospitals in Italian region brace for admissions rise; Philippines records 1,640 new infections; Ireland orders six-week lockdownLive coronavirus found on frozen food packaging in ChinaWales to go int...

Coronavirus live news: Lombardy to impose curfew as cases surge; Ireland to return to lockdown (source — www.theguardian.com) 20/10/2020 11:06:49

Hospitals in Italian region brace for admissions rise; Manchester decision due; Ireland orders six-week lockdownLive coronavirus found on frozen food packaging in ChinaWales to go into national two-we...

Coronavirus live news: Greater Manchester facing tier 3 restrictions; Ireland announces return to lockdown (source — www.theguardian.com) 20/10/2020 09:36:34

Manchester decision due; Ireland orders six-week lockdown; ‘Trump says ‘Americans tired of hearing Fauci and all these idiots’ discuss CovidLive coronavirus found on frozen food packaging in ChinaWale...

China's Covid success compared to Europe shows lockdowns are the first step, not a solution (source — rss.cnn.com) 20/10/2020 08:55:02

As much of Europe stares down the barrel of renewed coronavirus lockdowns, and a potentially miserable -- and deadly -- winter to come, China is going from strength to strength.

Helpful information

How to prevent coronavirus disease and stop the spread of germs
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue immediately in the trash.
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Coronavirus symptoms
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In more severe cases:
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  • Kidney failure
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