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Gyms in China livestream routines as coronavirus keeps patrons away

4:29am GMT

SHANGHAI/BEIJING "Stand in front of a chair. Chest up, core tight and square your pelvis," said Heidi Liu, a pilates instructor at a studio in Shanghai, as she demonstrated a series of poses and stretches.

China legal activist who called on Xi to 'give way' arrested - activists

12:59am GMT

BEIJING Chinese authorities have arrested a prominent rights activist and legal scholar who had called on President Xi Jinping to step down over his handling of crises including the coronavirus outbreak, two fellow activists said on Monday.

In China's coronavirus epicenter, volunteers keep stricken city moving

14 Feb 2020

BEIJING A day after the city government of Wuhan locked down all of its public transportation to keep the coronavirus outbreak that began in the city from spreading further, three nurses found themselves stranded outside Hankou train station. | Video

In China's coronavirus epicentre, volunteers keep stricken city moving

14 Feb 2020

BEIJING A day after the city government of Wuhan locked down all of its public transportation to keep the coronavirus outbreak that began in the city from spreading further, three nurses found themselves stranded outside Hankou train station.

WRAPUP 4-China virus toll passes 130; Japan evacuates citizens

29 Jan 2020

BEIJING, Jan 29 The death toll from a new coronavirus in China rose sharply to 132 on Wednesday with nearly 1,500 new cases, as Japan said it flew citizens out of Wuhan, the epicentre of the virus.

China virus toll passes 130 as U.S. weighs flight ban

29 Jan 2020

BEIJING The death toll from a new coronavirus in China rose sharply to 132 on Wednesday with nearly 1,500 new cases, heaping pressure on Beijing to control the disease as U.S. officials said the White House was weighing whether to suspend all flights to the country.

Maske auf - Chinas Reisesaison im Zeichen des Virus-Alarms

21 Jan 2020

Peking Eingepackt in dicker Winterbekleidung, aber auch mit einem Mundschutz versehen - so ausgestattet starten viele Pekinger diesmal in die traditionelle Reisezeit rund um das am Freitag beginnende Neujahrsfest.

Masks on, Chinese start holiday travels as alarm mounts over mystery virus

20 Jan 2020

BEIJING Bundled up in winter clothes as they head home for the Lunar New Year holiday amid a health scare over a mystery new virus, Chinese travellers on the teeming concourse of Beijing West station were evenly split between the masked and the barefaced.

Masks on, Chinese start holiday travels as alarm mounts over mystery virus

20 Jan 2020

BEIJING Bundled up in winter clothes as they head home for the Lunar New Year holiday amid a health scare over a mystery new virus, Chinese travelers on the teeming concourse of Beijing West station were evenly split between the masked and the barefaced.

China to step up countermeasures as virus outbreak grows

19 Jan 2020

BEIJING China will step up efforts to contain the coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan ahead of the Lunar New Year holidays as a rise in confirmed cases fanned fears the virus could spread to other countries.

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