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The Spread of Coronavirus: A Timeline

The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared a global pandemic over a new coronavirus which causes an illness officially known as COVID-19 that has spread to at least 141 countries and territories, killing more than 5,700 people…

Indonesia confirms two coronavirus cases

Indonesian President Joko Widodo said on Monday two Indonesians had tested positive for coronavirus, marking the first confirmed cases in the world’s fourth most populous country. The two had been hospitalized, Widodo told reporters at the…

Coronavirus disease named Covid-19

"We now have a name for the disease and it's Covid-19," WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus told reporters in Geneva. It comes after the death toll from the virus passed 1,000. Tens of thousands of people have been infected. Dr…