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COVID-19: Jokowi urges Indonesians not to ‘balik kampung’ for Aidilfitri

JAKARTA: Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) wants Indonesians to forgo the "balik kampung” to celebrate Aidilfitri in May to curb the spread of COVID-19...

Global death toll from coronavirus surpass 30,000

ANKARA: The global death toll from the coronavirus surpassed 30,000 on Saturday, reported Anadolu Agency citing data compiled by the U.S.-based Johns Hopkins University. Italy,...

US COVID-19 outbreak crosses 100,000 threshold

WASHINGTON: The US crossed a somber threshold Friday with a private tally counting over 100,000 confirmed COVID-19 cases in the country as leaders struggle...

COVID-19: More than 3 bln told to stay home worldwide as death toll passes...

PARIS: More than three billion people have been asked to stay at home in almost 70 countries and territories as governments battle the coronavirus...

Number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 worldwide exceeds 372,000, over 16,000 died — WHO

The number of people infected with the new type of corona virus worldwide has exceeded 372,000, over 16,000 have died, the World Health Organisation...

Japanese Prime Minister Abe says Tokyo Olympics postponement possible

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told the Parliament on Monday that the Tokyo Olympic Games could be postponed because of the global spread of...

Philippines Reports 73 New Coronavirus Cases, Six More Deaths

MANILA: The Philippines reported 73 new coronavirus cases, bringing the total to 380, the health ministry said on Sunday. It also announced six more deaths...

COVID-19: Indonesia death toll hits 38

A total of 81 positive COVID-19 cases were reported in Indonesia as of noon today, with six deaths taking the fatality rate to 38. Indonesian...

Singapore reports first 2 deaths from coronavirus

Singapore reported two coronavirus-related deaths on Saturday, marking the city-state’s first fatalities from the infection. The patients who died were a 75-year-old Singaporean woman​ and...

COVID-19: Indonesia death tally climbs to 19

  Indonesia is still adopting the social distancing approach in its effort to contain the spread of COVID-19, despite the republic’s death toll from the...

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