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Coronavirus live updates: South Korea reports 100 new cases, Singapore imposes limited lockdown measures

A general view of a normally busy Rain Vortex at Jewel Changi Airport in Singapore on March 24, 2020. Suhaimi Abdullah/Getty Images This is a live blog. Please check back for updates. Global cases: At least 375,498, according to the latest figures from the World Health Organization Global deaths: At least 16,362, according to the latest figures from… Read More »

Thailand reports three new virus cases, urges disclosure of travel history

BANGKOK (Reuters) – Thailand reported three new cases of a coronavirus on Wednesday, taking total infections to 40, health ministry officials said, criticizing patients for not disclosing their travel history. A student and school staff leave after the government announced a 14-day closure as they found a 8-year old student was infected with coronavirus, at… Read More »

South Korea raises alert to highest level as coronavirus cases jump

SEOUL/SHANGHAI (Reuters) – South Korea raised its disease alert to the highest level on Sunday after a surge in coronavirus infections and two more deaths, while China state media warned the outbreak there had yet to reach a turning point despite some signs of easing. South Korea’s president said he was putting the country on… Read More »