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US ready to stand with India against Chinese aggression, says Indian-American lawmaker Raja Krishnamoorthi

Indian-American Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi said that the United States stands with its friends, partners and allies like India against...

USA

Kishore Mahbubani spearheads Asian Peace Programme, first policy paper focuses on India-China conflict

The Asia Research Institute (ARI) at National University of Singapore (NUS) has announced the launch of the Asian Peace Programme (APP) to...

Singapore

India bans 60 Chinese apps following border dispute

Amid escalating border tensions with China, India’s government has banned nearly 60 Chinese mobile apps, including popular video-sharing...

Global

No plan to drop Chinese company as title sponsor of IPL: BCCI

The BCCI has said that it is open to reviewing the sponsorship policy for next year but right now has no plans to cancel its association...

Cricket

India may evacuate citizens from COVID-19 hit Wuhan tomorrow

According to Union Health ministry officials, India is likely to send a military transport aircraft to the coronavirus-hit Wuhan on...

Global

China declares 'people's war' against coronavirus

Chinese President Xi Jinping declared a "people's war" against the fast-spreading coronavirus and said the whole nation is working as one to...

Global

6 new novel coronavirus cases in Singapore, including first human-to-human transmissions in the country

The six new cases bring the total number of infected in Singapore to 24.

Singapore

Educational institutions in the UAE to follow strict coronavirus guidelines

UAE authorities have issued strict coronavirus related guidelines for schools across the country

UAE

Novel coronavirus: India suspends e-visas from China, issues travel advisory as second group of evacuees return

The Indian government on Sunday issued a new travel advisory asking people to refrain from travelling to China and temporarily suspended...

Global

Wuhan coronavirus: First death outside of China, India confirms third case and other updates

The Wuhan coronavirus has infected over 170 people outside of mainland China in over 20 countries.

Global

Novel coronavirus death toll crosses SARS fatalities in China

Chinese authorities have instituted a complete lockdown of the coastal city of Wenzhou, which is 800 kilometers away from Wuhan.

Global

324 Indians evacuated from novel coronavirus-hit Wuhan

Screening process to begin at the Indira Gandhi International airport, followed by a detailed screening at the quarantine facility set up...

Global

As Wuhan coronavirus toll crosses 300, WHO declares it a global health emergency

WHO has advised countries around the world to “be prepared for containment, including active surveillance, early detection, isolation and...

Global

Countries scramble to evacuate citizens from novel coronavirus-hit Wuhan

Singapore, Japan and the US are among countries that have already begun the evacuation of their citizens from Wuhan, China.

Global

Wuhan coronavirus spreads to 21 countries outside Mainland China with India, UAE reporting first cases

A full list of places outside mainland China with confirmed cases of the Wuhan coronavirus as of January 30, 2020.

Global

As schools reopen, Singapore steps in with strict measures to counter the Wuhan virus

If you are the parent of school-going children in Singapore, here's what you need to know about the measures being taken by schools upon the...

Singapore

Wuhan virus vs SARS: A comparison

While the Wuhan virus has spread more quickly and widely than SARS did, it is so far, much less deadly.

Global

Wuhan virus: India prepares to evacuate citizens from China

The Indian government has announced that it has begun preparations to evacuate its citizens from the virus-hit Hubei province of China.

Global

Wuhan virus: Death toll touches 132, almost 6000 confirmed cases in China and other updates

132 people have died from the coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, with the total number of confirmed cases in the country rising to 5,974.

Global

Wuhan virus: Health precautions to keep yourself safe

While there have been no deaths outside of China, health authorities across the world have listed out certain precautions that citizens must...

Global

Correction notice issued by POFMA office over false post on Wuhan virus in Singapore

The notice was issued on the instruction of Health Minister Gan Kim Yong, according to a POFMA Office media release on Monday.

Singapore

7 confirmed cases of Wuhan coronavirus in Singapore

The MOH has said that the three latest confirmed cases over the past 24 hours indicate that the trend of infection among the population of...

Singapore

MEA reacts to Wuhan virus outbreak, says no Indians affected so far

Reacting to the Wuhan virus outbreak, Indian External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Sunday said the Indian Embassy in Beijing is...

Global

Wuhan coronavirus claims 81 lives, over 2700 confirmed cases in Mainland China

Chinese health authorities have also announced that the virus can be spread before symptoms appear, which means that carriers may not...

Global

How to track updates on the Wuhan coronavirus if you live in Singapore

The Wuhan coronavirus has so far claimed 80 lives in mainland China with over 2700 confirmed cases in the country. Singapore has so far...

Singapore