First case of coronavirus confirmed in Israel

Jerusalem: Israel confirmed its first case of new coronavirus Friday, in a citizen who flew home from Japan earlier this week after being quarantined on the stricken cruise ship Diamond Princess. "One of the passengers who returned home from the cruise ship in Japan tested...

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Amazon removing products claiming to cure coronavirus

San Francisco: E-commerce giant Amazon has warned sellers that it is removing listings for products from the platform that claim to cure the novel coronavirus. With the coronavirus spreading to over two dozen countries and the overall death toll in mainland China surpassing 2,000, fighting...

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Coronavirus hotspots emerge in Chinese prisons

Beijing: More than 400 cases of the new coronavirus have been detected in prisons across China, officials said Friday, fuelling concerns about new clusters of the epidemic. Seven guards and 200 inmates tested positive for the virus at Rencheng prison in eastern Shandong province, the...

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The C-17 aircraft which will take medicines to China will evacuate Indians from Wuhan

100 more Indians to be evacuated from Wuhan: MEA

New Delhi: The military aircraft India is sending to Wuhan with medical supplies will evacuate about 100 Indians from the coronavirus-hit Chinese city, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said Thursday. MEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said the advisories regarding travel to and from China remain...

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