Friday, Feb 28, 2020


Mar 28, 2020 02:23 PM

'Corona criminals' prey on Europe's virus fears

[THE HAGUE] From trafficking dodgy surgical masks to peddling counterfeit medicines and running internet scams,...

Mar 28, 2020 02:17 PM

Taiwan says US media expelled from China are welcome

[TAIPEI] American journalists expelled by China are welcome to set up shop in Taiwan, foreign minister Joseph Wu...

Mar 28, 2020 01:30 PM

Tokyo restricts movement to combat virus, some folk carry on as usual

[TOKYO] People in greater Tokyo and the Osaka area in western Japan hunkered down on Saturday as officials urged...

Mar 28, 2020 01:28 PM

Australia tightens social distancing rules to combat coronavirus

[MELBOURNE] Australia stepped up enforcement of social distancing rules on Saturday to contain community...

Mar 28, 2020 01:26 PM

US lab unveils portable 5-minute Covid-19 test

[WASHINGTON] A US-based lab has unveiled a portable test that can tell if someone has Covid-19 in as little as five...

Mar 28, 2020 10:50 AM

Stranded by virus lockdown, India migrant workers walk home

[NEW DELHI] With India locked down over the coronavirus and no way to earn money, Dilipji Thakor faces a grim choice...