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Coronaviruses (CoV) are a large family of viruses that cause illness ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS-CoV) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS-CoV). A novel coronavirus (nCoV) is a new strain that has not been previously identified in humans.

7 new cases of COVID-19 in Singapore on Oct 18, 5 of which are imported

Singapore's national tally for COVID-19 infections stands at 57,911.

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9 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 16, including 8 imported infections

There is 1 new case of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection among the new cases, who resides in a dormitory.

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London to tighten coronavirus restrictions starting this weekend amid rising cases

London will tighten coronavirus restrictions due to a rising number of cases with the capital moving to tier two high alert level starting...

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3 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 15, including 2 imported infections

There is one new case of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection, who resides in a dormitory.

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Study led by Indian-origin researcher claims immunity against COVID-19 may last for a few months

The research team from the University of Arizona studied the production of antibodies from a sample of nearly 6,000 people infected with the...

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5 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 14, including 2 locally transmitted infections

Additionally, there are 3 imported cases, who had all been placed on Stay-Home Notice upon arrival in Singapore.

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4 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 13, all imported

There were also no new infections in dormitories for the first time in over six months.

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4 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 12, lowest daily figures since March 4

There are 2 new cases of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection and 2 imported cases.

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Singapore reports 10 new COVID-19 cases on October 11, including 3 local transmissions in dorms

The national tally for COVID-19 infections in Singapore is 57,876.

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10 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 9, including 9 imported infections

There is just 1 new case of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection, who is residing in a dormitory.

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STB and DBS sign 3-year partnership to spur domestic tourism

Singapore Tourism Board (STB) and DBS have signed a three-year Memorandum of Understanding to stimulate domestic tourism demand in the...

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Donald Trump says getting COVID-19 was a “blessing from God”

In his first video message since leaving hospital, Trump emphasised how well he’s been feeling in his recovery process.

USA

9 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 8, including 5 imported cases

There are 4 new cases of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection, all of whom reside in dormitories with no cases in the community.

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10 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 7, including 6 imported infections

There are 4 new cases of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection, all residing in dormitories.

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May have a vaccine against COVID-19 by year-end: WHO

The WHO director-general also called for solidarity and political commitment by all leaders to ensure equal distribution of vaccines.

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10% of the world may have been infected with COVID-19: WHO

The World Health Organization on Monday said that approximately 1 in 10 people may have been infected with COVID-19.

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Donald Trump returns to White House, pulls off mask despite still being contagious

The White House has seen a big outbreak of the virus with Trump’s Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany the latest to test positive.

USA

11 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 6, including 2 community and 4 imported infections

MOH confirmed 7 new cases of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection, of whom 2 are in the community, and 5 reside in dormitories.

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Donald Trump faces criticism after breaking COVID protocol to greet supporters outside hospital

White House spokesman Judd Deere responded to the criticism saying that precautions had been taken to protect Trump and his support staff.

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6 new locally transmitted and 1 imported COVID-19 case in Singapore on October 5

Of the 6 new cases of locally transmitted COVID-19 infections, 1 is in the community and 5 reside in dormitories.

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13 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 4, including 6 imported cases

The total number of COVID-19 infections in Singapore is 57,812.

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Singapore reports 10 new COVID-19 cases on October 2

The Ministry of Health has reported 10 new cases of COVID-19 in Singapore as of 12 pm on October 2.

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21 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 1, including 15 imported infections

There are 3 cases in the community, all of whom are Singaporeans/ Permanent Residents.

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Singapore to allow visitors from Vietnam and Australia from Oct 8

Over the last 28 days, Vietnam has zero local COVID-19 case, while Australia (with the exception of Victoria State) has a virus local...

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Donald Trump questions India’s data on COVID-19 death toll

Trump said that India, China and Russia have not been clear about how many people have died of the novel coronavirus.

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