[BEIJING] A drugstore in the Chinese capital will be fined 3 million yuan (S$590,000) for hiking the price of masks by almost six times the online rate amid a spreading virus outbreak, the Beijing...

[BEIJING] At a deserted restaurant in China's capital, one black-and-white sign stands out among colourful the decor and neon signs advertising braised meat dishes: "this store has been...

[MELBOURNE] Australia will help some citizens leave Hubei province in China, the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak, and quarantine them on Christmas Island, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said...

[WASHINGTON] The White House on Tuesday opted not to suspend flights from China to the United States as it discussed ways to deal with the coronavirus outbreak, sources briefed on the matter told...

[WUHAN] The number of confirmed cases in the new virus outbreak in China reached 5,974 on Wednesday, overtaking the number of people infected in the mainland by the Sars epidemic in 2002-3.

[TOKYO] A plane carrying Japanese nationals evacuated from Wuhan, the Chinese city at the centre of a new coronavirus outbreak, landed on Tuesday at a Tokyo airport.

[LONDON] The Foreign Office in London on Tuesday warned British nationals against "all but essential travel" to mainland China due to a deadly novel coronavirus outbreak.

[BEIJING] President Xi Jinping said on Tuesday that China was sure of defeating a "devil" coronavirus that has killed 106 people, but international alarm was rising as the outbreak spread across...

[GENEVA] The World Health Organization on Tuesday said it would send international experts to China "as soon as possible" to help inform the global response against a deadly virus outbreak.

[NEW YORK] United Airlines said on Tuesday it will trim its service to China from the United States in light of a big drop in demand amid an outbreak of a Sars-like virus.