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Coronavirus: Mandatory quarantine in a five-star Sydney hotel

March 31, 2020 - 9:28pm
Australians who return from overseas are now required to spend 14 days in quarantine in hotels.
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Coronavirus: Playing classical music for South Korea hospital patients

March 31, 2020 - 7:01pm
Musicians in South Korea have played a classical music concert for coronavirus patients.
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Coronavirus: Thai elephants face starvation as tourism collapses

March 31, 2020 - 12:40pm
As visitors stay away because of coronavirus, many elephant keepers can no longer feed the animals.
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Sajid Hussain: Fears for Pakistan journalist missing in Sweden

March 31, 2020 - 11:54am
Sajid Hussain went into self-imposed exile in 2012 after receiving death threats connected to his work.
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Coronavirus: Search for hundreds of people after Delhi prayer meeting

March 31, 2020 - 5:19am
Several states have reported cases that can be directly traced to a religious event from early March.
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Chinese forest fire: Firefighters and guide killed in Sichuan blaze

March 31, 2020 - 3:33am
The group tackling a massive blaze in Sichuan were trapped by a sudden change in wind direction.
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Coronavirus: Anger as migrants sprayed with disinfectant in India

March 31, 2020 - 12:05am
Footage shared thousands of times shows a group of workers in India being sprayed with chemicals.
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Singapore gay sex ban: Court rejects appeals to overturn law

March 30, 2020 - 11:54am
A judge rejects three appeals, saying the law “remains important in reflecting public sentiment”.
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Peacock spiders show more of their colours

March 30, 2020 - 11:18am
A new batch of these ostentatiously coloured and popular arachnids is described in Australia.
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Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics: New dates confirmed for 2021

March 30, 2020 - 10:34am
The Tokyo Olympic Games will start on 23 July, 2021 and finish 8 August, with the Paralympics following from 24 August to 5 September.
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'Virus-fighting' scientist gets magnets stuck in nose

March 30, 2020 - 10:10am
The astrophysicist was trying to create a necklace which would stop people touching their faces.
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Why Taiwan has become a problem for WHO

March 30, 2020 - 8:51am
Taiwan is effectively locked out of the World Health Organization - and tensions are rising.
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Coronavirus: Huge crowds as India lockdown sparks mass migration

March 30, 2020 - 7:31am
Hundreds of thousands have left cities as India went into lockdown to stop coronavirus outbreak.
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Australia-Ireland July Test series looking 'increasingly unlikely'

March 30, 2020 - 7:29am
The scheduled summer Test matches between Australia and Ireland appear unlikely to take place because of the coronavirus crisis.
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Coronavirus: Countries reject Chinese-made equipment

March 30, 2020 - 7:24am
The Netherlands, Spain and Turkey have all said some Chinese-made equipment is substandard.
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North Korea hails 'super large' launcher test as virus timing condemned

March 30, 2020 - 2:58am
South Korea's army issued a stern statement saying that testing comes at a "very inappropriate" time.
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Coronavirus: India's PM Modi seeks 'forgiveness' over lockdown

March 29, 2020 - 8:32am
Narendra Modi apologises for sweeping restrictions that have left many jobless and hungry.
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Coronavirus: India defiant as millions struggle under lockdown

March 28, 2020 - 11:17am
The government defends strict lockdown measures that have left millions stranded and without food.
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Locked down India struggles as workers flee cities and homeless call for food

March 28, 2020 - 8:57am
With millions of migrant labourers and homeless people left without income, officials are struggling to help.
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Coronavirus cradle Wuhan partly reopens after lockdown

March 28, 2020 - 4:40am
People enter the Chinese city where the coronavirus outbreak began for the first time in months.
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