Hong Kong postpones plans to further ease COVID-19 curbs after new clusters identified

Hong Kong postpones plans to further ease COVID-19 curbs after new clusters identified

Hong Kong will postpone plans to further ease COVID-19 curbs, after authorities identified new coronavirus clusters. The government was expected to allow businesses to operate at full capacity, and to lift the cap on the number of attendees at banquets.…

COVID-19: North Korea's death toll rises to 56 amid nationwide lockdown

COVID-19: North Korea’s death toll rises to 56 amid nationwide lockdown

Human rights in North Korea may take a devastating hit, as Pyongyang introduces new COVID-19 measures to contain an outbreak. The United Nations has warned that the restrictions, which include isolating people, could prevent residents from meeting their basic needs.…

Shanghai, Beijing tighten curbs over unrelenting COVID-19 outbreaks

Shanghai, Beijing tighten curbs over unrelenting COVID-19 outbreaks

Growing frustration in China as two of its largest cities tighten curbs over unrelenting COVID-19 outbreaks. On May 9, Shanghai saw a rebound in symptomatic infections, with over 300 recorded. Hundreds of sub-districts now face harsher restrictions, as authorities implement…

Beijing tightens COVID-19 restrictions

Beijing tightens COVID-19 restrictions

There is no lockdown yet in the Chinese capital but authorities have already shut dozens of subway stations to restrict movement. Some housing compounds there have also been closed off. Beijing has also extended current restrictions beyond the May Day…

COVID-19: Shanghai couple ties knot with rooftop photoshoot amid lockdown

COVID-19: Shanghai couple ties knot with rooftop photoshoot amid lockdown

One couple in Shanghai is determined not to let the city’s harsh COVID-19 restrictions get in the way of their special day. Yang Ying and Mi Zhou were looking forward to their wedding. But an outbreak in the financial hub…

COVID-19: Singapore set to ease more measures in a big step towards normalcy

COVID-19: Singapore set to ease more measures in a big step towards normalcy

In a major step towards endemic living in Singapore, the country’s COVID-19 task force has announced a significant easing of restrictions. The new rules take effect from Apr 26. The limit on group sizes will be lifted. Safe distancing will…

Shanghai authorities say COVID-19 restrictions to remain in place

Shanghai authorities say COVID-19 restrictions to remain in place

Shanghai is backtracking on its plans to ease COVID-19 curbs. Authorities say restrictions will remain in place as infections continue to rise outside quarantined areas. The move will prolong the agony for millions of residents who have been stuck at…

India's new COVID-19 infections hit month-high

India’s new COVID-19 infections hit month-high

India has recorded an unexpected spike in COVID-19 infections. On April 18, daily cases hit a month-high of more than 2,000, nearly doubling from the previous day. The surge comes as the chief of the World Health Organization begins his…

COVID-19: Shanghai to tighten restrictions on international flights

COVID-19: Shanghai to tighten restrictions on international flights

China is tightening restrictions on international flights landing in Shanghai, as the city continues to grapple with the country’s largest COVID-19 outbreak. Reports say air passenger capacity will be reduced to just 40 per cent from next week, down from…

Hong Kong marks annual tomb-sweeping festival amid COVID-19 outbreak

Hong Kong marks annual tomb-sweeping festival amid COVID-19 outbreak

The annual tomb-sweeping festival, also known as Qing Ming, is an integral part of Chinese tradition and widely celebrated by the Chinese community in Hong Kong. But, with the city now gripped by a relentless COVID-19 outbreak and social distancing…

Shanghai's 26 million residents still locked down after 13,000 asymptomatic COVID-19 cases detected

Shanghai’s 26 million residents still locked down after 13,000 asymptomatic COVID-19 cases detected

All of Shanghai’s 26 million residents remain under lockdown, following a fresh surge in COVID-19 cases. Authorities have extended restrictions in the financial hub, shutting it down indefinitely. A mass testing blitz has uncovered over 13,000 asymptomatic infections. As the…

Admiral hits back at Fauci: Eliminate this from your vocabulary

Admiral hits back at Fauci: Eliminate this from your vocabulary

Former White House Coronavirus Task Force member Admiral Brett Giroir responds to Dr. Fauci claiming COVID restrictions may have to return. #FoxNews Subscribe to Fox News! https://bit.ly/2vaBUvAS Watch more Fox News Video: http://video.foxnews.com Watch Fox News Channel Live: http://www.foxnewsgo.com/ FOX…