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Australia's first coronavirus death confirmed as former Diamond Cruise passenger

01 Mar 2020

MELBOURNE A former passenger on the Diamond Princess cruise ship that was quarantined off Japan for coronavirus died in a hospital in Perth early on Sunday, a health official said, becoming Australia's first death from the virus.

Australia's first coronavirus death confirmed as former Diamond Cruise passenger

01 Mar 2020

MELBOURNE A former passenger on the Diamond Princess cruise ship that was quarantined off Japan for coronavirus died in a hospital in Perth early on Sunday, a health official said, becoming Australia's first death from the virus.

Australia reports first coronavirus death

01 Mar 2020

MELBOURNE, March 1 Australian health officials reported the first patient death from coronavirus in the country on Sunday.

Australia's capital lifts state of emergency as fire threat subsides

02 Feb 2020

SYDNEY/MELBOURNE Wildfires that threatened Australia's capital, Canberra, over the weekend have been brought under control as containment lines held and hot and windy conditions eased, prompting authorities to lift a state of emergency. | Video

New Zealand to bar entry to foreigners traveling from mainland China

02 Feb 2020

New Zealand announced on Sunday it would bar entry into the country from all foreign nationals arriving from mainland China due too the increasing threat from the coronavirus epidemic.

New Zealand to bar entry to foreigners travelling from mainland China

02 Feb 2020

New Zealand announced on Sunday it would bar entry into the country from all foreign nationals arriving from mainland China due too the increasing threat from the coronavirus epidemic.

New Zealand to bar entry to foreigners travelling from mainland China

02 Feb 2020

New Zealand announced on Sunday it would bar entry into the country from all foreign nationals arriving from mainland China due too the increasing threat from the coronavirus epidemic.

New Zealand to bar entry to foreigners travelling from mainland China

02 Feb 2020

Feb 2 New Zealand announced on Sunday it would bar entry into the country from all foreign nationals arriving from mainland China due too the increasing threat from the coronavirus epidemic.

'A good firefighting day': Crews hold blazes back from Australia's capital

01 Feb 2020

MELBOURNE/SYDNEY Firefighters kept wild blazes fueled by strong winds and soaring temperatures from reaching suburban areas of Australia's capital, Canberra, using airdrops of fire retardant to create a 2.5-kilometre (1.55-mile) long defensive line late on Saturday. | Video

Australia bars entry to foreign nationals traveling from mainland China

01 Feb 2020

MELBOURNE Prime Minister Scott Morrison said Australia will deny entry to all foreign nationals traveling from mainland China from Saturday due to the increasing threat from the coronavirus epidemic.

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