House passes $3 trillion coronavirus aid bill

Washington DC, May 16, 2020 - The U.S. House of Representatives on Friday passed a $3 trillion Democratic bill aimed at salving the heavy...

Keenly-watched Covid-19 vaccine ‘won’t be expensive’, developer says

London, May 15, 2020 -- A keenly-watched Covid-19 vaccine will be priced to allow as wide as possible access to it, if it proves...

Trump blames China for letting ‘the plague come over’

Washington DC, May 14, 2020 - President Donald Trump on Thursday said he was very disappointed in China over its failure to contain the...

Taiwan says WHO has ‘forgotten’ neutrality by barring island

Taipei, May 14, 2020 — The World Health Organization (WHO) has “forgotten” its professionalism and neutrality in locking Taiwan out of the body for...

South Korea to boost virus tracing privacy amid fears of backlash

Seoul, May 14, 2020 — South Korean health authorities said today they would revise their practice of publicizing the travel routes of coronavirus patients...

‘The government is failing us’: Laid-off Americans struggle in coronavirus crisis

For Claudia Alejandra, unemployment has become a full-time job. Since losing her position at the makeup counter at the Macy’s department store in Orlando, Florida,...

What do studies on new coronavirus mutations tell us?

London, May 7, 2020 - A series of studies of the genomes of thousands of samples of the new coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 show that it...

Study suggests coronavirus spread swiftly around world in late 2019

London, May 6, 2020 - A genetic analysis of samples from more than 7,500 people infected with COVID-19 suggests the new coronavirus spread quickly...

‘Once Upon a Virus’: China mocks U.S. coronavirus response in Lego-like animation

Shanghai, May 3, 2020 - China has published a short animation titled “Once Upon a Virus” mocking the U.S. response to the new coronavirus...

After aggressive mass testing, Vietnam says it contains coronavirus outbreak

Hanoi, Apr 30, 2020 - Businessman Phan Quoc Viet was making his usual prayers at a pagoda in Tay Ninh, a province in southern...