Screening of passengers arriving in India from China, including Hong Kong, at Kolkata International Airport in Kolkata, India, 22 January 2020 (issued 23 Janaury 2020). Screening centers have set up in Chennai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Cochin apart from three airports at Delhi, Mumbai and Kolkata to screen for the coronavirus. Photo:  Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA)/EPA
24 January 2020
The Airport Authority of India (AAI) has made all necessary arrangements at the Chennai...
A handout photo made available by Changi Airport shows a staff member screening the body temperatures of arriving passengers at the Changi Airport in Singapore, 22 January 2020. Photo EPA/ Changi Airport
24 January 2020
Singapore Thursday confirmed its first case of the new SARS-like virus which has killed...
(File) Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi (C) arrives for the second day of hearing on the Rohingya genocide case before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in the Peace Palace, The Hague, The Netherlands, 11 December 2019. Photo: EPA
24 January 2020
The following is the statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs regarding the...
State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi arrives at Tamu near Indo-Myanmar border on January 23. Photo: Thura/Mizzima
24 January 2020
State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi said that the state would not let any organization...
Kyaw Tint Swe (L), Union Minister of Myanmar sits during the ruling of the International Court of Justice in the lawsuit filed by The Gambia against Myanmar, in The Hague, The Netherlands, 23 January 2020. Photo: Robin Van Lonkhuijen/EPA
23 January 2020
The UN's top court told Myanmar on Thursday to take urgent steps to prevent the alleged...
In Wuhan, the epicentre of the outbreak, authorities cancelled large public events, and called on visitors to stay away (Photo: AFP)
23 January 2020
China placed the city at the centre of a virus outbreak under effective quarantine on...
US President Donald J. Trump addresses a plenary session during the 50th annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland, 21 January 2020. Photo: EPA
23 January 2020
US President Donald Trump said Wednesday his administration was preparing to add a "...
The Union Election Commission held a coordination meeting with political parties with the aim to successfully organize the 2020 General Election, at the UEC Office in Nay Pyi Taw. Photo: MNA
23 January 2020
Some of Myanmar’s ethnic political parties on Wednesday expressed concern over potential...
The Independent Commission of Enquiry (ICOE) submitted its final report to President U Win Myint in Nay Pyi Taw on January 20, 2020. Photo: President's Office
23 January 2020
Political analysts said that Tatmadaw (Defence Services) should mandatorily take action...
Supporters of Myanmar's lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community taking part in the Yangon Pride festival in January 2019 (AFP Photo/YE AUNG THU)
23 January 2020
LGBT activists in Myanmar campaigning to decriminalise same-sex relations are urging...
Senior Indian Congress Party leader Sonia Gandhi (front) with her son Rahul Gandhi (C) and daughter Priyanka Gandhi pay a tribute to her late husband, former Indian Prime Minister, Rajiv Gandhi at his memorial, Veer Bhumi, on the 28th anniversary of his death, New Delhi, India, 21 May 2019. Photo: EPA
22 January 2020
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is waiting for the response from three...
Taiwan's Center for Disease Control has stepped up monitoring of incoming passengers (AFP/File / Chen Chi-chuan)
22 January 2020
Taiwan on Tuesday reported its first confirmed case of the new SARS-like coronavirus as...

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