UK to introduce quarantine for international arrivals from June 8

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain will introduce a COVID-19 quarantine for travellers arriving from abroad from June…

Yemen’s health system ‘has in effect collapsed’ as COVID spreads: U.N.

FILE PHOTO: A man wears a mask as he walks at a market amid concerns for…

Delegates at China’s virus-delayed congress tested and masked

BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s top leaders took the stage in front of a sea of masked…

China reports four new coronavirus cases in mainland as of end-May 21

FILE PHOTO: Residents wearing face masks line up for nucleic acid testings at a residential compound…

China-backed AIIB approves $250 million loan for Bangladesh’s COVID-19 response

People wait in the queue outside of a coronavirus testing center amid concerns over coronavirus disease…

China reports two new coronavirus cases for May 20 vs 5 day earlier

FILE PHOTO: Residents wearing face masks line up for nucleic acid testings at a residential compound…

Pompeo calls China virus response ‘paltry’ compared to damage done

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo took fresh aim at China over the…

China reports five new COVID-19 cases for May 19 vs 6 day earlier

FILE PHOTO: A woman wearing a protective face mask uses a phone at a park in…

China, U.S. coronavirus tensions spill over in U.N. Syria meeting

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Growing tensions between China and the United States around the coronavirus pandemic…

Aid groups slam U.N. council failure to take coronavirus action

FILE PHOTO: Paramedics wheel a patient from a triage area to the emergency entrance outside Maimonides…

WHO chief vows to continue leading virus response after Trump threat to quit

GENEVA (Reuters) – The head of the World Health Organization vowed on Tuesday to continue to…

U.S. praises Taiwan’s coronavirus response, hails ‘shared vision’

FILE PHOTO: U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks to reporters during a media briefing at…

U.S. rejects WHO coronavirus resolution’s language on abortion, IP

GENEVA (Reuters) – The United States rejected language about reproductive healthcare and intellectual property rights in…

China’s delayed parliament to focus on reviving virus-hit economy

BEIJING (Reuters) – After a 78-day delay, China’s parliament begins its annual session this week and…

China reports six new coronavirus cases, including one in Wuhan

FILE PHOTO: Residents wearing face masks line up for nucleic acid testings at a residential compound…

China reports six new coronavirus cases on May 18 vs seven a day earlier

FILE PHOTO: Residents wearing face masks line up for nucleic acid testings at a residential compound…

U.S. savages WHO as it promises pandemic review, but China pledges $2 billion

GENEVA (Reuters) – The World Health Organization said on Monday an independent review of the global…

WHO chief to review its pandemic handling, vows transparency

GENEVA (Reuters) – The head of the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Monday that he…

WHO chief promises review of coronavirus response, China defends its performance

GENEVA (Reuters) – The head of the World Health Organization said on Monday an independent evaluation…

China reports seven new coronavirus infections

People wearing face masks are seen at Wuhan Railway Station, in Wuhan, the Chinese city hit…

China reports seven new coronavirus cases, up from five a day earlier

People wearing face masks are seen at Wuhan Railway Station, in Wuhan, the Chinese city hit…

India extends lockdown to May 31, to relax rules in some areas

NEW DELHI/AHMEDABAD (Reuters) – India on Sunday extended a nationwide lockdown to May 31, as cases…

China reports five new coronavirus cases, adviser says risk of second wave remains

BEIJING (Reuters) – Mainland China reported five new confirmed COVID-19 cases for May 16, down from…

Dancers bring Saturday night fever back to Wuhan as lockdown relaxed

WUHAN, China (Reuters) – Wearing masks and keeping about a metre apart, men and women in…

China reports five new coronavirus cases, down from eight a day earlier

FILE PHOTO: A woman wearing a face mask looks on in front of others standing in…

France says coronavirus death toll rises to 27,625

A sign reading informations about the safety restrictions due to the outbreak of the coronavirus disease…

China’s Wuhan conducted 113,609 COVID-19 tests on May 15: officials

A child reacts while undergoing nucleic acid testing in Wuhan, the Chinese city hit hardest by…

India’s coronavirus infections surpass China, but contagion slowing

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India’s total novel coronavirus cases rose to 85,940 on Saturday, taking it…

Crowds at Wuhan clinics fear coronavirus testing could rekindle disease

WUHAN, China (Reuters) – As Wuhan, the Chinese city where the COVID-19 pandemic began, revs up…

China reports eight new COVID-19 cases, up from four a day earlier

FILE PHOTO: Residents wearing face masks line up for nucleic acid testings at a residential compound…