Credit: New Zealand Herald - Published 13 hours ago Several of the Democratic candidates sharply criticised US President Donald Trump for his Administration's response to the coronavirus crisis. Senator Amy Klobuchar said that if she were president, she would address the nation,... »more
Italy's financial hub Milan grappled on Wednesday with a worsening of the coronavirus outbreak, as business events including the annual Salone del Mobile design fair were delayed or canceled and the national death toll rose to 12.
The sudden rise in novel coronavirus cases in Italy, Iran and South Korea is "deeply concerning", but the virus can still be contained and does not amount to a pandemic, the World Health Organization (WHO) chief said on Wednesday.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Wednesday called for sports and cultural events to be scrapped or curtailed for two weeks as the country battles to stem coronavirus contagion amid mounting concerns the 2020 Tokyo Olympics could be cancelled.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Tuesday alerted Americans to begin preparing for the spread of coronavirus in the United States after infections surfaced in several more countries.
The Democratic presidential contenders debated today in South Carolina in the final faceoff before both that state's primary on Sunday and Super Tuesday in one week, as Bernie Sanders emerges as the clear front-runner at this early...