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Mumbai races to keep the virus from Asia's most crowded slum

Trying to trace and contain outbreaks in settlements such as Dharavi are critical in India's fight against the coronavirus, which has sickened over 1.2 million people globally and killed more than 64,000.

April 06, 2020

Resilience needed to overcome challenges facing tourism in S. Korea

Business (in the tourism industry) has dropped by around 90 percent, said a spokesperson of the South Korea Association of Travel Agents.

April 06, 2020

Malaysia's indigenous people flee into forests to escape virus

Half the people of Jemeri fled into the surrounding forest in fear as the virus spread in Malaysia, infecting the first indigenous ‘Orang Asli’ person.

April 03, 2020

Packed with refugees, Palestinian camps face grave threat if virus spreads

With the virus spreading locally, Palestinian refugees worry that their congested camp is primed for contagion.

April 02, 2020