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    China partygoers cram into Wuhan water park

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 10:16pm on August 17, 2020

    Thousands of partygoers packed out a water park over the weekend in the central Chinese city of Wuhan, where the coronavirus first emerged late last...

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    Chinese coronavirus vaccine trial shows new hope

    United News of Bangladesh / Xinhua . Beijing | Updated at 06:08pm on August 16, 2020

    An inactivated COVID-19 vaccine candidate developed by China has shown promising trial result as it is safe and generates an immune response, according to data...

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    Hyperglycemia patients more vulnerable to COVID-19: Study

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 11:08am on July 11, 2020

    Patients with abnormally high blood sugar levels are more than twice as likely to die of COVID-19, researchers in China said Saturday...

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    Another Wuhan doctor dies from coronavirus infection: state media

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing, China | Updated at 12:34pm on June 02, 2020

    A Wuhan doctor who worked with coronavirus whistleblower Li Wenliang died of the virus last week, state media reported Tuesday, becoming China’s first COVID-19 fatality...

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    Wuhan lab bat coronavirus strains don’t match to COVID-19

    Agence France-Presse .Beijing | Updated at 11:50am on May 24, 2020

    The Chinese virology institute in the city where COVID-19 first emerged has three live strains of bat coronavirus on-site, but none matched the new contagion...

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    Fresh mass testing begins in Wuhan

    Agence France-Presse . Wuhan | Updated at 10:06pm on May 15, 2020

    Nervous residents of China’s pandemic epicentre of Wuhan queued up across the city to be tested for the novel coronavirus on Thursday after a new...

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    Wuhan to test entire population

    Agence France-Presse . Wuhan | Updated at 10:29pm on May 12, 2020

    Wuhan plans to conduct coronavirus tests on the Chinese city’s entire population after new cases emerged for the first time in weeks in the cradle...

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    Wuhan students return to school

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 04:31pm on May 06, 2020

    Chinese youngsters in the global virus epicentre of Wuhan filed back to class on Wednesday, wearing masks and walking in single file past thermal scanners....

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    WHO says has no proof from US on ‘speculative’ Wuhan lab claims

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 09:37am on May 05, 2020

    The World Health Organisation said Monday that Washington had provided no evidence to support ‘speculative’ claims by the US president that the new coronavirus originated...

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    Italy begins to ease nationwide coronavirus lockdown

    Agence France-Presse . Rome | Updated at 11:46am on May 04, 2020

    Stir-crazy Italians will be free to stroll and visit relatives for the first time in nine weeks on Monday as Europe’s hardest-hit country eases back...