Tokyo presents new guidelines to monitor the spread of Covid-19

Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike on Tuesday announced a review of the city's guidelines for…

Number of elderly people requesting caregivers has halved in Japan

Older people in need of nursing care have stopped requesting service in…

Covid-19's contact tracking application reaches 4 million downloads in Japan

Japan's contact tracking app has been downloaded more than 4 million times ...

Japan registers more than 100 Covid-19 infections for the first time since May

The daily number of new coronavirus cases registered in Japan on Friday exceeded 100…

Russian company creates disinfection tunnel and Putin has already installed it in several places

Russian President Vladimir Putin is protected from the new coronavirus by a special disinfection tunnel…

Tokyo confirms 27 new coronavirus cases

The Tokyo metropolitan government said it confirmed 27 new coronavirus infections on Tuesday, with…

Coronavirus outbreak in Beijing: Travel restricted to face 'extremely serious' situation

Beijing officials described the city's coronavirus outbreak as "extremely serious" as they…

Coronavirus: Top news from around the world

Universal Time Updates (UTC) 22:48 - Brazil had the worst day for new cases…

Over 8 million Afghan children will need humanitarian assistance in 2020

More than 8 million Afghan children will need emergency assistance in 2020 due to the crisis…

Turkey faces a sharp increase in the number of new Covid-19 infections

Two weeks after lifting most restrictions to contain the spread of Covid-19, the…

Low-cost drug reduces coronavirus deaths, scientists say

Oxford University scientists said on Tuesday that they identified what they called the first…

New Zealand registers two new cases, after 24 days without cases

After declaring the pandemic eradicated last week, New Zealand authorities confirmed in…

Tokyo suspends alert but records 25 new cases

Twenty-five people in Tokyo were infected with the new coronavirus on June 12,…

George Floyd Protests: Top News of the Day

Some cities are beginning to respond to requests to “defuse the police” as…

Transmission by asymptomatic people is dangerous, say scientists contradicting WHO

A leading World Health Organization expert on Tuesday backed down her earlier claim that…

Tokyo reports 12 new cases of coronavirus on Tuesday

The Tokyo government said it confirmed 12 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, maintaining the…

WHO will resume testing of hydroxychloroquine despite doubts about the drug's effectiveness

The World Health Organization will resume clinical trials of an antimalarial drug that researchers…

Sapporo highlights the challenges of nursing homes when facing the coronavirus

Elderly care institutions in Japan are struggling to prevent mass infections of the…

Tokyo issues coronavirus alert after reporting 34 new cases

The Tokyo metropolitan government sounded the alarm for the capital after 34 new infections…

WHO Regional Director calls on the United States to continue fighting Covid-19 in the Americas

The Regional Director of the World Health Organization for the Americas urged the United States to…

As South Korea returns to normal, virus drives Seoul to close bars

“Get out, socialize and have fun,” the South Korean government said to its people, declaring the…