Mongolia real-time news

Mongolian PM quits in COVID-19 hospital treatment scandal (source — www.independent.co.uk) 22/01/2021 08:14:19

Mongolia’s prime minister has resigned following a protest over a hospital’s treatment of a new mother who tested positive for the coronavirus

China in darkest period for human rights since Tiananmen, says rights group (source — www.theguardian.com) 13/01/2021 14:00:07

Human Rights Watch lists persecutions in Xinjiang, Mongolia, Tibet and Hong Kong but notes new willingness to condemn BeijingChina is in the midst of its darkest period for human rights since the Tian...

Sumo champion Hakuho tests positive for coronavirus (source — www.thesundaily.my) 05/01/2021 09:14:12

TOKYO, Jan 5: Record-breaking sumo champion Hakuho has tested positive for coronavirus, just days before the New Year tournament, the Japan Sumo Association said Tuesday.A spokesperson for the JSA sai...

Above and beyond the call of duty (source — www.thesundaily.my) 31/12/2020 08:17:21

FOR more than 120,000 members of the police force, 2020 will probably go down as one that was unusual and peculiar, and not typical of their regular duties.Wearing many hats and having taken on multip...

Year of high profile verdicts, 2 get jail & fine, others freed (source — www.thesundaily.my) 28/12/2020 03:28:04

KUALA LUMPUR: 2020 has indeed been an eventful year for the country’s judiciary with verdicts made over several high profile cases, with the most prominent, involving former Prime Minister Datuk Seri ...

Revealed: The Countries That Won’t Get Enough Of The Covid Vaccine (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 09/12/2020 20:42:40

Sixty-seven of the world’s poorest countries will only be able to vaccinate a tenth of their population against Covid-19 in 2021 as rich countries hoard jabs, new research has revealed.Yet despi...

Revealed: The Places That Won’t Get Enough Of The Covid Vaccine (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 09/12/2020 20:42:40

Sixty-seven of the world’s poorest countries will only be able to vaccinate a tenth of their population against Covid-19 in 2021 as rich countries hoard jabs, new research has revealed.Yet despi...

Coronavirus live news: Giuliani tests positive for Covid; South Korea deploys military to expand testing (source — www.theguardian.com) 07/12/2020 07:43:55

California confirmed record new cases on Sunday; South Korea expands testing amid case surge; Biden picks California Attorney General Becerra to lead pandemic responseRudy Giuliani has coronavirus, Do...

UK coronavirus live: Whitty says people should not hug elderly relatives as PM warns against easing up on virus fight (source — www.theguardian.com) 26/11/2020 20:56:28

PM says now is not the time to ease up after backlash against new England tier system; Sir Chris Whitty says people should not hug elderly relativesWhat tier am I in? Latest Covid rules in England pos...

The Latest: Mongolia restricts capital after 9 recent cases (source — www.independent.co.uk) 13/11/2020 10:59:11

Residents of Mongolia’s capital of Ulaanbaatar have been told to stay at home as part of nationwide lockdown measures due to remain in place through Tuesday following the detection of new coronavirus ...

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How to prevent coronavirus disease and stop the spread of germs
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
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