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New cases of hog virus reported on Philippine island of Luzon

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, Jan. 24 (PIA) - As China is grappling to contain an outbreak of coronavirus, in the Philippipines, the ...

Countries with confirmed cases of coronavirus

A SARS-like virus has claimed 26 lives since emerging on December 31 in a market in the Chinese city of ...

Live Animal Markets Worldwide Can Spawn Diseases, Experts Say

WASHINGTON - The virus that has caused dozens of deaths and hundreds of illnesses worldwide emerged from a market in ...

Coronavirus spreading rapidly, 13 Chinese cities now in lockdown

BEIJING, China - The death toll and infected rate from the Wuhan coronavirus in China has increased dramatically, while the ...

US, Taliban Urged to End Attacks on Afghan Civilians

ISLAMABAD - An international rights group Friday demanded that peace talks between the United States and the Afghan Taliban must ...

As China virus spreads, fear spreads faster

Inflamed by past scares and Hollywood disaster blockbusters, few things feed collective panic like a virus, experts said on Thursday, ...

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Study says Dublin Airport supporting or facilitating 130,000 jobs

DUBLIN, Ireland - The importance of the tourism industry to Ireland has been highlighted in a report which has examined ...

Chinese stocks sink as investors panic over spreading virus

SYDNEY, Australia - Shares in China dropped sharply on Friday as two populous cities in the country went into lockdown ...

Queen Elizabeth grants Royal Assent to Brexit Bill

LONDON, UK - Britain Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit bill finally became law after receiving royal assent from Queen Elizabeth ...

Huanggang locks down over coronovirus threat

BEIJING, China - The authorities in Huanggang city in China have imposed a quarantine lockdown in a bid to stop ...

Small nations dominate rankings of least corrupt countries

WELLINGTON, New Zealand | COPENHAGEN, Denmark - New Zealand and Denmark have jointly been awarded the least corrupt countries in ...

Airlines facing competition from sleeper trains

Dutch airline KLM recently launched a new advertising campaign called "Fly Responsibly". Remarkably, it seems to encourage viewers to fly ...

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