Thursday September 24-th, 2020

China reports 1749 newly confirmed Covid-19 cases, 136 new deaths China reports 1749 newly confirmed Covid-19 cases, 136 new deaths

Among the more than 44,000 confirmed cases with symptoms, almost 87 per cent of patients were aged 30 to 79, with almost three-quarters diagnosed in China's Hubei province. The death toll from China's new coronavirus epidemic jumped past 2,000 on...

Demi Lovato shares renewed struggle with eating disorder Demi Lovato shares renewed struggle with eating disorder

Watch Demi Lovato's overall look on the podcast... 'I thought the past few years was recovery from an eating disorder when it actually was just completely falling into it'. In reality, however, she was actually overworking herself in the gym. She t...

Prince William Urges Football Fans to Think About Their Mental Health

The video will be played at the start of matches, leading to the one minute FA Cup delay. "In life, as in football, we all go through highs and lows", William says in the PSA. The reason for the delayed kick off is part of the FA's " Heads Up " c...

China's measures against COVID-19 are 'correct strategic, tactical approach': World Health Organization expert China's measures against COVID-19 are 'correct strategic, tactical approach': World Health Organization expert

Almost 86 per cent of those who have contracted the illness had either lived in or travelled to Wuhan, where a seafood market that illegally sold wild animals is believed to be the original source of the virus. Worshippers and Ngawang Kunga Tenzin Gy...

Flu Cases On The Rise In State, Worst Still To Come Flu Cases On The Rise In State, Worst Still To Come

Almost 1,000 Ohioans spent time in the hospital last week with flu-related symptoms, the highest recorded this flu season. There have been 17,233 laboratory-confirmed flu weekly cases, according to the latest report for the week ending february 8...

Deaths Rise to 1,868 in China as Nation Battles Coronavirus Epidemic Deaths Rise to 1,868 in China as Nation Battles Coronavirus Epidemic

His death comes as authorities are cautiously cheering a reduction in the number of new daily cases and deaths, along with the results of a study showing most people who contracted the virus experienced only mild symptoms. On Monday, China has deploy...

Woman with new coronavirus quarantined in Thailand, 1st case outside China Woman with new coronavirus quarantined in Thailand, 1st case outside China

Mike Wehner has reported on technology and video games for the past decade, covering breaking news and trends in VR, wearables, smartphones, and future tech. As of Friday night, 41 people had been diagnosed with pneumonia caused by the new corona...

'Millions' with flu symptoms may need to 'self-isolate' due to coronavirus 'Millions' with flu symptoms may need to 'self-isolate' due to coronavirus

As of Saturday, 2,992 people across the United Kingdom have been tested for the virus and 2,983 were confirmed negative. People infected with the respiratory disease may not show symptoms for several days, or even weeks in some cases, according to pu...

Coronavirus: Foreign Office working to rescue Britons stranded on cruise ship Coronavirus: Foreign Office working to rescue Britons stranded on cruise ship

Almost 99 more people on the cruise ship off Yokohama have been confirmed infected with novel coronavirus , Japanese media reported on Monday. Organisers of the Tokyo Marathon have chose to limit the March 1 race to top-level athletes, banning 3...

Flight heading to Tokyo to evacuate Canadians on board quarantined cruise ship Flight heading to Tokyo to evacuate Canadians on board quarantined cruise ship

About 40 Americans of the approximately 380 on board the ship opted to stay behind. Kato said they were quarantined as a necessary step in response to the cruise ship's landing request. As of Tuesday, more than 73,000 have been infected with COVI...

Death toll in coronavirus in China climbs to over 1,860

The State Department had dispatched the two flights to evacuate about 400 American passengers stuck on the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan . The government also reported an additional 1,886 new infections across the country, but mostly fro...

WHO's Tedros: WHO's Tedros: "Every scenario on the table" in China virus outbreak

But he added it was too early to know if the reported decline would continue. The central Hubei province, the epicentre of the outbreak, reported 93 deaths, while in the provincial capital of Wuhan, 72 people died. The Chinese CDC's study examined ...

Chinese health report says 80% of virus cases have been mild Chinese health report says 80% of virus cases have been mild

The coronavirus that originated in Wuhan in China has killed close to two thousand people and is said to have infected almost seventy-two thousand. Tedros warns it is too early to tell if the decline in new cases would continue. Ordinary flu ha...

Death toll from coronavirus rises to 1,770 globally

There had been a further 1,807 cases detected in Hubei, the epicentre of the outbreak, taking the total in the province to 59,989. A viral outbreak that began in China has infected more than 73,000 people globally. Earlier this month, 654 individ...

Trading quarantines, Americans from cruise ship land in U.S. Trading quarantines, Americans from cruise ship land in U.S.

Dulay added the department is already in contact with the Diamond Princess executives. Of some 400 U.S. citizens who were aboard the Diamond Princess docked in Yokohama, 44 tested positive for coronavirus , The Washington Post said, quoting An...

Macau casinos to resume operations after suspension amid coronavirus fears Macau casinos to resume operations after suspension amid coronavirus fears

There have been 10 confirmed cases of the virus in total there. Chief Executive Ho Iat Seng had ordered the temporary closure on February 4 when the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases had risen to 10. The Macau government indicated they have informed...

'Every scenario on the table' in China virus outbreak: World Health Organization chief 'Every scenario on the table' in China virus outbreak: World Health Organization chief

China also reported 142 more deaths, nearly all in Hubei , raising the mainland China death toll to 1,665. Most of the new deaths yesterday were in Hubei's provincial capital of Wuhan , where the virus is believed to have originated.

Deaths rise to 1,868 in China as nation battles against epidemic Deaths rise to 1,868 in China as nation battles against epidemic

According to a CNN analysis, travel limitations of varying degrees are still being enforced in provinces and cities across the country, including Hubei , Liaoning, Beijing and Shanghai. It is too early to tell if this reported decline will conti...

China reports 1,886 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infection, 98 new deaths

Chinese doctors have had issues with false negatives from the coronavirus tests, with cases in which X-rays reveal significant lung infections for people who tested negative for coronavirus multiple times. "Every scenario is still on the table", ...

COVID-19: death toll passes 1,800 in China COVID-19: death toll passes 1,800 in China

The U.S. State Department said in a statement early Monday that two chartered planes with more than 300 U.S. citizens and their family members, who had been quarantined for 12 days on the cruise ship, had left Japan for the United States.

Coronavirus by the numbers: China offers first details on 45000 cases Coronavirus by the numbers: China offers first details on 45000 cases

The death toll is 1,770. The virus is believed to have an incubation period of 14 days, which would appear to indicate it has been spreading since the lockdown was imposed. - China's daily new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus infection outs...

Virus Outbreak: Questions raised on timing of Xi Jinping's outbreak involvement Virus Outbreak: Questions raised on timing of Xi Jinping's outbreak involvement

The new disease, called COVID-19, first emerged in late December in Wuhan , the capital of China's Hubei province, and has spread to more than two dozen other countries. Four of the Americans who tested positive for the virus were taken to Califor...

China increases death toll; US evacuates citizens from cruise ship China increases death toll; US evacuates citizens from cruise ship

Through social media postings earlier this month , Xu, a lawyer and former lecturer at the Beijing University of Post and Telecommunications, publicly asked the Chinese leader to resign and said the coronavirus outbreak had exposed Xi's obvious ...

China virus death toll tops 1,600, over 2,000 more cases China virus death toll tops 1,600, over 2,000 more cases

The fall in new cases follows a spike of more than 15,000 announced on Thursday, when Hubei began to include those that had been diagnosed by a doctor but not yet confirmed by laboratory tests. As the outbreak has worsened, officials in Hubei have fa...

China parliament may delay key annual March session China parliament may delay key annual March session

Moves are afoot to put off both the National People's Congress (NPC) and the top advisory body Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), which together have over 5,000 members in their ranks. The standing committee of the NPC will m...

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