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WHO team arrives in China’s Wuhan to investigate Covid-19’s origins (source — 14/01/2021 08:36:27

WUHAN, China, Jan 14: An international team of scientists led by the World Health Organization arrived on Thursday in China’s central city of Wuhan to investigate the origins of the novel coronavirus ...

Coronavirus live news: Cyprus lockdown begins; Vietnam limits flights for lunar new year (source — 10/01/2021 14:02:15

Lockdown comes after explosion in cases across Cyprus; China records 69 new cases; Vietnam will only allow necessary flights to enter countryUK doctors raise alarm as Covid strikes down workforceBrazi...

Coronavirus live news: China reports 69 new cases; Vietnam limits flights for lunar new year (source — 10/01/2021 11:53:00

Cases in mainland China now double yesterday’s reported number; Vietnam will only allow necessary flights to enter countryUK doctors raise alarm as Covid strikes down workforceIreland has contained So...

Woman parts with RM210,600 in Covid-19 related scam (source — 09/01/2021 03:43:11

GEORGE TOWN: A housewife parted with RM210,600 after being cheated by a scam syndicate allegedly offering cost of living financial aid through the United Nations (UN) relief fund for Covid-19 victims ...

The Guardian view on Boris Johnson's mutant virus plan: needs more than PR | Editorial (source — 05/01/2021 22:25:46

The prime minister aims to be credible rather than accountable in a time of Covid. That’s a mistakeIt was during the Vietnam war that the euphemism “credibility gap” was coined to describe the Lyndon ...

Vietnam buys Indian rice for first time in decades (source — 05/01/2021 04:37:33

MUMBAI/HANOI, Jan 4: Vietnam, the world’s third biggest exporter of rice, has started buying the grain from rival India for the first time in decades after local prices jumped to their highest in nine...

The world in 2021 – how global politics will change this year (source — 03/01/2021 14:00:05

Donald Trump’s departure will alter the face of geopolitics. The climate crisis and Covid response will affect all nations – while others face very particular challenges. Observer correspondents exami...

Lockdowns, curfews, alcohol bans as nations fight resurgent virus (source — 03/01/2021 07:46:43

Paris: Countries across the world tightened restrictions on their populations Saturday to fight a resurgence in the coronavirus, as the European Union offered to help drug companies expand vaccine pro...

Coronavirus live: Vietnam reports first case of new Covid variant; Irish health officials warn virus is 'absolutely rampant' - latest updates (source — 02/01/2021 12:20:28

Ireland Covid cases surge as officials warn of ‘rampant’ virusHundreds of thousands more US Covid deaths possible amid vaccine chaos India prepares for vast coronavirus vaccination push Coronavirus –...

Vietnam reports first case of new coronavirus variant (source — 02/01/2021 09:47:17

HANOI: Vietnam has detected its first imported case of the new coronavirus variant that is spreading rapidly around Britain, the health ministry said on Saturday.The variant was detected in a 44-year-...

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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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