Coronavirus: Global death toll climbs over 16,500

The global death toll from the coronavirus pandemic climbed to 16,559 on Tuesday, as per figures compiled by the U.S.-based Johns Hopkins University. The virus, which emerged in Wuhan, China last…

Turkey: Coronavirus death toll climbs to 37

Turkey confirmed seven more deaths from coronavirus late on Monday, bringing the total number of fatalities to 37. More than 20,000 coronavirus tests have been done so far on people suspected of…

Coronavirus: Global death toll climbs over 15,000

The global death toll from novel coronavirus soared past 15,000 on Monday, according to figures compiled by Johns Hopkins University in the U.S. The virus, which emerged in Wuhan, China last…

Turkey: Over-65 COVID-19 curfew has exceptions

Turkey Sunday gave new details, including exceptions, of a curfew for people 65 or older or people with chronic illnesses. Vital public officials and pharmacists will be exempt from the…

China confirms 3 new deaths from coronavirus

China on Friday confirmed three new deaths from the coronavirus over the past 24 hours, the lowest daily figure in the country since Jan. 21. In a statement, the National Health Commission said…

Iran: Coronavirus death toll climbs to 1,135

Iran’s death toll from coronavirus shot past a grim landmark on Wednesday, reaching four digits for the first time with at total of 1,135 lives lost, local media reported. Authorities said 147…