[GENEVA] The World Health Organization said Monday that there might never be a "silver bullet" answer to the new coronavirus, despite the rush to discover effective vaccines.

[SINGAPORE] There were 226 new coronavirus cases confirmed as of Monday noon (Aug 3), taking Singapore's total to 53,051.

[SINGAPORE] Marriage solemnisations, wakes and funerals can be attended by more guests from next Tuesday (Aug 4), said the Ministry of Health (MOH) on Thursday (July 30).

[SINGAPORE] Four new coronavirus patients in the community announced on Thursday (July 30) are linked to the Covid-19 cluster at the Bukit Panjang Integrated Transport Hub, said the Ministry of...

[BANGKOK] Thailand's Cabinet extended the country's state of emergency for a fourth time, by one month through Aug 31, an expected decision aimed at keeping the country's Covid-19 count to one of...

[SINGAPORE] A 10-year-old boy was among four imported Covid-19 patients announced on Wednesday (July 29) by the Ministry of Health (MOH).

[SEOUL] North Korea introduced tougher curbs against the coronavirus on Tuesday, state media reported, after it locked down the town Kaesong, on the border with the South, to tackle what could be...

VIRUS OUTBREAK

HONG Kong will ban all dine-in services at restaurants and public gatherings of more than two people not from the same family starting from Wednesday, as the city's worst coronavirus outbreak...

[SYDNEY] Nations in Asia imposed new restrictions on Monday and an abrupt British quarantine on travellers from Spain threw Europe's summer reopening into disarray, as the world confronted the...

[SINGAPORE] The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*Star) and diagnostic corporation MP Biomedicals Asia Pacific have produced a rapid antibody test kit that can tell if someone has...