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    World Tourists hold ‘not from China’ signs amid coronavirus to stop ‘people running’ – Mirror

    Tourists have been snapped with signs reading "not from China" as they claim people fearful of the coronavirus outbreak are shunning east Asian holidaymakers.... Read more via Mirror – Get more World News
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    World Coronavirus: Death toll climbs to 106 as China tightens measures – BBC News

    The death toll from the new coronavirus now stands at 106, with the number of infections almost doubling in a day to more than 4,500. The rise comes as governments scramble to control the spread of the virus. Hong Kong is going to slash cross-border travel with mainland China... Read more via...
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    World Don’t Blame Bat Soup for the Wuhan Virus – Foreign Policy

    As news of the Wuhan virus spread online, one video became emblematic of its claimed origin: It showed a young Chinese woman, supposedly in Wuhan, biting into a virtually whole bat as she held the creature up with chopsticks... Read more via Foreign Policy – Get more...
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    World As Virus Spreads, Anger Floods Chinese Social Media – NYT – Health

    SHANGHAI — Recently, someone following the coronavirus crisis through China’s official news media would see lots of footage, often set to stirring music, praising the heroism and sacrifice of health workers marching off to stricken places. But someone following the crisis through social media...
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    World Death toll from China virus outbreak passes 100 – BBC News

    Chinese authorities say 106 people have died from the new coronavirus and more than 4,000 people are infected. The country has meanwhile further tightened travel restrictions to curb the spread of the virus..... Read more via BBC News – Get more World News
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    World China overtakes Russia, becomes world’s 2nd largest weapons producer – Vanguard News

    China flexes its military muscle The People’s Republic of China has claimed the spot for the world’s second-largest weapons manufacturer, according to new research by a leading peace institute. The Asian superpower jumped ahead of Russia, from whom they used to buy many weapons.... Read more...
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    World Death toll in China’s coronavirus climbs sharply to 80 with 2,744 confirmed cases – The Hindu

    China continued to reel under deadly coronavirus epidemic on Monday with the death toll due to it sharply rising to 80 amid the country’s National Health Commission reporting 2,744 confirmed cases of the fatal affliction till date. The Commission also termed the condition of the 461 … Read...
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    World Coronavirus Live Updates: Wuhan May Have 1,000 More Cases, as Death Toll Rises – NYT – Health

    The mayor of Wuhan, which is at the center of the viral outbreak, said on Sunday that there could be about 1,000 more confirmed cases of the.... Read more via NYT – Health – Get more World News
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    World Coronavirus contagious even in incubation stage, China says – South China Morning Post

    China’s National Health Commission (NHC) said on Sunday that the new coronavirus is contagious even in its incubation period, which lasts up to 14 days, and that the virus’ ability to spread is getting stronger...
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    World Coronavirus patient in Hong Kong put in wrong ward, officials apologise – South China Morning Post

    Health officials in Hong Kong have apologised for putting a patient with the new coronavirus in the wrong ward, raising fears for the safety of others. The Hospital Authority on Saturday revealed Read more via South China Morning Post – Get more World News
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    Metro Coronavirus kills 41 in China, spreads to more countries – P.M. News

    China said 41 people have now died from a new coronavirus that has infected more than 1,300 people globally, as health authorities around the world scramble to prevent a global pandemic. The total number of confirmed … Read more via P.M. News – Get More Nigeria...
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    World Disturbing video purportedly shows people collapsing suddenly in the streets of Wuhan due to the coronavirus - LIB

    Disturbing videos shared online purportedly show people collapsing suddenly in the streets of the Chinese city of Wuhan. Dozens of videos reportedly coming from Wuhan - the centre of the new coronavirus outbreak - show people suddenly collapsing as people in face masks rush to help. Medics can...
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    World China shuts down Disneyland, temples over Coronavirus - Punch

    China has quarantined cities and shut major tourist attractions from Disneyland to the Forbidden City and a section of the Great Wall as it scrambles to stop a deadly SARS-like virus from spreading further. The drastic moves come as hundreds of millions of people crisscrossed the country in...
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    World Coronavirus hits Britain! Four people hospitalized – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Four people are being treated for suspected coronavirus in Britain after flying in from China – the epicentre of the deadly outbreak. Three patients are being treated in Scotland as well as one more in Belfast, Northern Ireland, it has been reported.... Read more via Welcome To Ladun...
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    World Experts Can’t Agree If the Wuhan Virus Is a Global Crisis – Wired

    A new virus that originated in China has all the marking of a global crisis: It emerged suddenly and can kill people. It’s crossed borders easily, and requires immediate, coordinated efforts between countries to contain it. The details taken together seem enough for the World Health...
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    World China virus death toll mounts to 25, infections spread – Reuters

    BEIJING (Reuters) – A new coronavirus has killed 25 people in China and infected more than 800, the government said on Friday, as the World Health Organization declared it an emergency but stopped short of declaring the epidemic of international concern. China’s National Health Commission said...
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    World Experts think the Wuhan coronavirus jumped from bats to snakes to people. Bats have been the source of at least 4 pandemics. – Business Insider

    The coronavirus spreading in China and the SARS outbreak of 2003 have two things in common: Both are from the coronavirus family, and both were passed from animals to humans in a wet market. Coronaviruses are zoonotic diseases, meaning they spread to people from animals... Read more via...
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    World China coronavirus death toll hits 17, over 470 infected – The Hindu

    Deaths from China’s new flu-like virus rose to 17 on January 22, heightening global fears of contagion from an infection suspected to have come from animals. The previously unknown and contagious coronavirus strain emerged from the central city of Wuhan, with cases now detected as far … Read...
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    World Coronavirus explained: What do we know so far? – New Atlas

    As the new year kicked off, a never-before-seen virus began to spread across China. Raised on a steady diet of viral apocalyptic fiction, many in the West quickly jumped on social media to declare the end of the world. So what do we know so far about this … Read more via New Atlas –...
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    World Deadly New Coronavirus Can Spread Between Humans – WebMD

    The leader of a Chinese government team of experts announced Monday that human-to-human transmission of a new coronavirus has been confirmed, the Associated Press reported.The finding could raise fears that the infection might not require contact with infected animals.... Read more via WebMD...