[KATHMANDU] Foreign governments on Friday stepped up operations to evacuate tens of thousands of tourists stranded by the coronavirus pandemic in remote locations across South Asia, from Everest...

[TOKYO] Japan on Wednesday lifted an evacuation order for parts of Futaba, one of two towns where the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant is located, ahead of an Olympic torch relay in the region....

[RIO DE JANEIRO] In a change of course, Brazil will send two planes to evacuate its citizens stranded in Wuhan, China by the deadly new coronavirus outbreak, the government said on Tuesday.

[SYDNEY] Australia may arrange a second flight out of China's Wuhan city after a first plane load of evacuees arrived in the Indian Ocean territory of Christmas Island, Prime Minister Scott...

[SINGAPORE] Some Singaporeans having symptoms of the Wuhan virus remain stranded in Wuhan, even as 92 Singaporeans touched down at Changi Airport on Thursday morning.

[WELLINGTON] New Zealand announced on Thursday it will charter a 300-seat aircraft to evacuate nationals from Wuhan, the Chinese city at the centre of the deadly coronavirus outbreak.

ONE of the largest evacuations in Australia's history was underway on Friday ahead of hot weather and strong winds that are forecast to worsen devastating wildfires raging across the country.

[BANGKOK] Thailand's military has prepared a plan to evacuate citizens living in Hong Kong in case the security situation there deteriorates.

[WHALEY BRIDGE, United Kingdom] Emergency services worked into the night on Sunday at a reservoir in central England that threatens to flood an entire town, following further heavy rain.