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Covid-19 returns to Wuhan, entire population to be tested

Beijing — The first local Covid-19 cases in more than a year was reported in Wuhan on Tuesday (Aug 3). As a result, city...

Over 800k migrants left Delhi after lockdown announced: Govt

India -- At least 800,000 migrant workers travelled from Delhi to their home states in the first four weeks of lockdown in the Capital,...
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‘Lockdown for a few weeks’: US’ Anthony Fauci on India’s Covid-19 crisis

India -- Anthony Fauci, the US' top epidemiologist and one of the leading global voices on the coronavirus pandemic, suggested India must impose a...
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Beer and loathing: Irish mourn another St Patrick’s Day lockdown

DUBLIN -- The cellar of The Temple Bar in central Dublin would normally be stacked head-high with enough kegs of Guinness to serve thousands...
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Survey: Unlike others around the world, more Malaysians lost weight amid Covid-19 lockdown

KUALA LUMPUR -- Malaysians surveyed had been practicing a relatively healthy lifestyle and lost weight during the lockdown caused by Covid-19, contrary to the...
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Will review the need for fresh lockdown after 8 days: Uddhav

Mumbai -- Warning people over the surge in Covid-19 cases and a looming second wave in the state, Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray said...
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Thackeray warns of another lockdown amid rising Covid-19 cases

New Delhi -- Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray on Tuesday asked people to strictly follow government-mandated guidelines on masks and social distancing or be...

Mattress, McDonald’s, moaning: tennis tactics for Aussie isolation

From bitter social media posts to workouts using mattresses as hitting partners, dozens of the world's best tennis players confined to Australian hotels for...

China locks down another three million after travelling salesman spreads virus

Nearly three million people were put under lockdown in China Monday after a surge in coronavirus cases linked to a travelling salesman in the...

UK economy hits reverse on virus curbs

by Roland JACKSON Britain's economy slumped 2.6 percent in November on coronavirus restrictions, official data showed Friday, stoking fears that the current virus lockdown could...
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