Tag: coronavirus outbreak

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Pandemic sends hunger rising in America, and children bear the brunt

by Chris Stein Before the pandemic closed her middle school and US immigration agents deported her father to El Salvador, Kimberly Orellana did not...
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US ends China-funded exchange programs, calls them ‘propaganda tools’

The US State Department said Friday it was terminating five Chinese-funded exchange programs with the United States, calling them propaganda tools for Beijing. Secretary...

Ho Ching: Don’t jump to conclusions regarding the dormitory Covid-19 outbreaks

Singapore – Temasek Holdings CEO, Ho Ching, took to Facebook to advise everyone not to “jump to conclusions that the crowded and cramped conditions...

Singapore’s ‘circuit breaker’ measures: what you can and can’t do during this period

SINGAPORE—Last week, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong announced that new "circuit breaker" measures to halt the community spread of COVID-19 were being introduced in Singapore. As...

Covid-19 in the US: Will it be like Italy or can it mirror South...

All eyes are now on the United States, with America taking the pole position in the number of confirmed Covid-19 cases around the globe,...

PM Lee on US and Covid 19: It’s a “pity” they are not using...

Singapore—Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong held nothing back as he told CNN’s Fareed Zakaria that the whole world needs to work together to find...

Former NMP goes against Ho Ching’s advise that even alcohol can be used to...

SINGAPORE — In a Facebook post on February 16, former NMP Shiao-yin Kuik shared advise to citizens regarding proper sanitation and protection amidst the COVID-19...

Morning brief: COVID-19 update for Feb 20, 2020

As of 8am, Feb 18, 2020: WORLD COUNT: There are 75,676 confirmed cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in the world. A total of 29 countries and territories have been affected...

Daily brief: COVID-19 update for Feb 15, 2020

As of 6am, Feb 15, 2020: WORLD COUNT: There are 64,474 confirmed cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in the world. A total of 28 countries and territories have been affected...

COVID-19 update for Feb 14, 2020

As of 8am, Feb 14, 2020: WORLD COUNT: There are 65,246 confirmed cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in the world. A total of 28 countries and territories have been...
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