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# wuhan - Yesterday’s News

Chinese scientist at centre of virus controversy denies lab-leak theory
# China
# China

Chinese scientist at centre of virus controversy denies lab-leak theory

Tue 8:07 AM 27,563 Views 61 Comments

Dr Shi Zhengli, of the Wuhan Institute of Virology, is an expert in bat coronaviruses.

# wuhan - Wednesday 31 March, 2021

China under pressure after WHO chief says 'further investigation' needed into lab leak theory
# Wuhan
# Wuhan

China under pressure after WHO chief says 'further investigation' needed into lab leak theory

Updated Mar 31st 2021, 12:19 PM 29,527 Views 34 Comments

“Let me say clearly that as far as WHO is concerned all hypotheses remain on the table,” Tedros Ghebreyesus said.

# wuhan - Friday 19 March, 2021

Wuhan study finds 40% of people with Covid were protected against future infection for at least nine months
# Antibodies
# Antibodies

Wuhan study finds 40% of people with Covid were protected against future infection for at least nine months

Mar 19th 2021, 6:00 AM 45,935 Views 12 Comments

The study in The Lancet said that mass vaccination programmes will be needed to reach herd immunity.

# wuhan - Tuesday 9 February, 2021

WHO mission says theory that Covid-19 leaked from a lab is 'extremely unlikely'
# Wuhan
# Wuhan

WHO mission says theory that Covid-19 leaked from a lab is 'extremely unlikely'

Updated Feb 9th 2021, 10:45 AM 41,202 Views 108 Comments

Experts believe the disease — which has gone on to kill more than 2.3 million people worldwide — originated in bats.

# wuhan - Saturday 6 February, 2021

Chinese whistleblower doctor honoured on anniversary of his death
# Li Wenliang
# Li Wenliang

Chinese whistleblower doctor honoured on anniversary of his death

Feb 6th 2021, 4:03 PM 34,099 Views 21 Comments

Dr Wenliang was one of eight whistleblowers who spoke about a Sars-like virus on social media last year.

# wuhan - Wednesday 3 February, 2021

WHO team visits virus lab in Wuhan as part of Covid-19 probe
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

WHO team visits virus lab in Wuhan as part of Covid-19 probe

Feb 3rd 2021, 7:49 AM 16,780 Views 26 Comments

The lab is at the heart of a controversial and unproven theory that it could have been the source of the first coronavirus outbreak.

# wuhan - Tuesday 2 February, 2021

WHO team visits animal disease centre in Wuhan
# China
# China

WHO team visits animal disease centre in Wuhan

Feb 2nd 2021, 7:43 AM 20,485 Views 15 Comments

The team members were wearing full protective gear during the visit.

# wuhan - Sunday 31 January, 2021

WHO team visits Wuhan seafood market in search of coronavirus clues
# China
# China

WHO team visits Wuhan seafood market in search of coronavirus clues

Jan 31st 2021, 1:15 PM 27,502 Views 61 Comments

The Huanan Seafood Market was the site of a December 2019 outbreak of the virus.

# wuhan - Saturday 30 January, 2021

WHO team visits second Wuhan hospital that had early Covid-19 patients
# China
# China

WHO team visits second Wuhan hospital that had early Covid-19 patients

Jan 30th 2021, 8:28 AM 20,335 Views 37 Comments

Scientists plan to visit hospitals and markets like the Huanan Seafood Market that was linked to many of the first cases.

# wuhan - Thursday 28 January, 2021

WHO team to start Covid-19 probe in Wuhan as world watches
# China
# China

WHO team to start Covid-19 probe in Wuhan as world watches

Jan 28th 2021, 7:46 AM 20,918 Views 35 Comments

Washington has called for a “robust and clear” investigation.

# wuhan - Monday 28 December, 2020

Chinese citizen journalist jailed for four years over Wuhan Covid-19 reporting
# China
# China

Chinese citizen journalist jailed for four years over Wuhan Covid-19 reporting

Dec 28th 2020, 10:01 AM 39,712 Views 46 Comments

Zhang Zhan, a former lawyer, was sentenced at a brief hearing in a Shanghai court.

# wuhan - Thursday 17 September, 2020

Wuhan next-of-kin accuse China of blocking Covid-19 lawsuits
# Wuhan
# Wuhan

Wuhan next-of-kin accuse China of blocking Covid-19 lawsuits

Sep 17th 2020, 8:17 AM 28,995 Views 26 Comments

Families accuse the Wuhan and Hubei governments of concealing the outbreak when it first emerged late last year.

# wuhan - Thursday 4 June, 2020

Handful of Covid-19 cases found as Wuhan tests 10 million residents
# Wuhan
# Wuhan

Handful of Covid-19 cases found as Wuhan tests 10 million residents

Jun 4th 2020, 8:05 AM 19,692 Views 24 Comments

The city found no infections among 1,174 close contacts of the people who tested positive.

# wuhan - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

Medical journal refutes Trump claim it published reports about earlier spread of Covid-19 in China
# The Lancet
# The Lancet

Medical journal refutes Trump claim it published reports about earlier spread of Covid-19 in China

May 19th 2020, 3:40 PM 27,406 Views 68 Comments

The Lancet described the allegations made by Trump in a letter to the WHO as “serious and damaging”.

# wuhan - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

Wuhan plans to test entire population of 11 million following new Covid-19 cluster
# China
# China

Wuhan plans to test entire population of 11 million following new Covid-19 cluster

May 12th 2020, 12:14 PM 30,502 Views 43 Comments

Wuhan reported the first cluster of new infections since the city re-opened after a 76-day lockdown on 8 April.

# wuhan - Sunday 10 May, 2020

Early suspicions on pangolins and a laboratory, but scientists still convinced bats and animal market played key role in Covid-19
# China
# China

Early suspicions on pangolins and a laboratory, but scientists still convinced bats and animal market played key role in Covid-19

May 10th 2020, 8:30 AM 55,947 Views 88 Comments

“The market had an animal there that amplified the virus and gave it to a lot of people, because of the first 48 cases, 26 were associated with the market. That rings alarm bells.”

# wuhan - Sunday 3 May, 2020

Trump's Secretary of State claims there's 'enormous evidence' that coronavirus originated in Wuhan lab
# Mike Pompeo
# Mike Pompeo

Trump's Secretary of State claims there's 'enormous evidence' that coronavirus originated in Wuhan lab

May 3rd 2020, 4:18 PM 66,315 Views 110 Comments

Mike Pompeo told ABC that China must be held “accountable” for the global pandemic.

# wuhan - Thursday 9 April, 2020

Aggressive public health measures halted the spread of Covid-19 in China, study shows
# Lancet
# Lancet

Aggressive public health measures halted the spread of Covid-19 in China, study shows

Apr 9th 2020, 7:30 AM 28,346 Views 85 Comments

Scientists also warned there is a substantial risk of the virus being reintroduced from abroad.

# wuhan - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

Thousands of people leave Wuhan after the months-long lockdown was lifted
# China
# China

Thousands of people leave Wuhan after the months-long lockdown was lifted

Apr 8th 2020, 9:30 AM 42,186 Views 83 Comments

Wuhan, in Hubei province, was the source of the global coronavirus outbreak.

# wuhan - Tuesday 7 April, 2020

Thousands start to leave Wuhan in China as ban lifted on outbound travel
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Thousands start to leave Wuhan in China as ban lifted on outbound travel

Apr 7th 2020, 5:41 PM 27,264 Views 53 Comments

Yesterday, China reported no new coronavirus deaths for the first time since January.

# wuhan - Tuesday 24 March, 2020

China to end travel restrictions in province where Covid-19 first emerged
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

China to end travel restrictions in province where Covid-19 first emerged

Mar 24th 2020, 8:52 AM 29,228 Views 66 Comments

From midnight tonight, healthy residents will be permitted to travel outside the province.

# wuhan - Thursday 19 March, 2020

China reports zero new domestic coronavirus cases for first time
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

China reports zero new domestic coronavirus cases for first time

Mar 19th 2020, 8:00 AM 30,089 Views 55 Comments

Wuhan and its 11 million people were placed under strict quarantine to keep the number of cases down.

# wuhan - Thursday 27 February, 2020

Japan closes schools across the country to stop spread of Covid-19
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Japan closes schools across the country to stop spread of Covid-19

Updated Feb 27th 2020, 11:17 AM 42,316 Views 37 Comments

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said he has asked schools to remain closed until spring holidays begin in late March.

# wuhan - Tuesday 18 February, 2020

Hospital director at epicentre of coronavirus epidemic in China dies of the virus
# Wuhan
# Wuhan

Hospital director at epicentre of coronavirus epidemic in China dies of the virus

Feb 18th 2020, 7:29 AM 22,619 Views 10 Comments

More than 72,000 people have been infected with the virus, also known as Covid-19.

# wuhan - Monday 10 February, 2020

UK government declares coronavirus a 'serious and imminent threat to public health'
# Quarantine
# Quarantine

UK government declares coronavirus a 'serious and imminent threat to public health'

Updated Feb 10th 2020, 9:45 AM 23,594 Views 19 Comments

Under new measures announce today the UK Department of Health said people can be forcibly quarantined.

# wuhan - Friday 7 February, 2020

An Post suspends all mail to China as coronavirus outbreak spreads
# Precautions
# Precautions

An Post suspends all mail to China as coronavirus outbreak spreads

Feb 7th 2020, 8:54 AM 42,339 Views 66 Comments

There have been no cases of coronavirus confirmed in Ireland.

# wuhan - Sunday 2 February, 2020

Coronavirus: First death reported outside China as overall death toll rises above 300
# Philippines
# Philippines

Coronavirus: First death reported outside China as overall death toll rises above 300

Updated Feb 2nd 2020, 2:40 PM 41,568 Views 90 Comments

The outbreak has been declared an international public health emergency.

# wuhan - Saturday 1 February, 2020

Coronavirus: Around 12,000 cases of infection as death toll rises to 259
# Isolation
# Isolation

Coronavirus: Around 12,000 cases of infection as death toll rises to 259

Updated Feb 1st 2020, 5:41 PM 30,014 Views 50 Comments

The UK Foreign Office said that it was withdrawing its staff members based in China.

# wuhan - Friday 31 January, 2020

Three Irish citizens evacuated from Wuhan begin fortnight in UK quarantine
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Three Irish citizens evacuated from Wuhan begin fortnight in UK quarantine

Updated Jan 31st 2020, 8:23 PM 22,656 Views 44 Comments

There have been two confirmed cases of the novel virus in the UK so far.

# wuhan - Wednesday 29 January, 2020

Trinity students advised to cancel study trip to China amid coronavirus fears
# Health
# Health

Trinity students advised to cancel study trip to China amid coronavirus fears

Updated Jan 29th 2020, 4:00 PM 24,573 Views 32 Comments

A number of colleges have issued advice to their students.

# wuhan - Tuesday 28 January, 2020

Coronavirus latest: Japan, EU, US and South Korea to evacuate citizens from Wuhan
# Wuhan
# Wuhan

Coronavirus latest: Japan, EU, US and South Korea to evacuate citizens from Wuhan

Jan 28th 2020, 8:34 PM 16,915 Views 22 Comments

All cases had involved people who had been in or near Wuhan, but Japan and Germany have now reported human-to-human cases.

# wuhan - Monday 27 January, 2020

Death toll from coronavirus rises to 80, with over 2,700 confirmed cases
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Death toll from coronavirus rises to 80, with over 2,700 confirmed cases

Jan 27th 2020, 7:10 AM 14,394 Views 30 Comments

China’s health minister warned that the virus seems to be spreading more easily.

# wuhan - Sunday 26 January, 2020

Wuhan mayor expecting thousands more cases of coronavirus to be confirmed
# China
# China

Wuhan mayor expecting thousands more cases of coronavirus to be confirmed

Jan 26th 2020, 3:11 PM 19,775 Views 37 Comments

The US consulate also announced it will evacuate personnel on a charter flight back to the US.

Coronavirus death toll rises to 56 as US consulate prepares evacuation from Wuhan
# Wuhan
# Wuhan

Coronavirus death toll rises to 56 as US consulate prepares evacuation from Wuhan

Jan 26th 2020, 8:12 AM 23,806 Views 30 Comments

Cases have been found in Thailand, Japan, South Korea, the US, Vietnam, Singapore, Malaysia, Nepal, France, Australia and Canada.

# wuhan - Wednesday 22 January, 2020

Flights and trains from Chinese city of Wuhan suspended to halt virus spread
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

Flights and trains from Chinese city of Wuhan suspended to halt virus spread

Jan 22nd 2020, 8:45 PM 13,588 Views 11 Comments

Residents of Wuhan have been told not to leave the city without a special reason

# wuhan - Tuesday 21 January, 2020

First case of new coronavirus on US soil after man returns from China
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

First case of new coronavirus on US soil after man returns from China

Jan 21st 2020, 7:43 PM 17,066 Views 21 Comments

The man returned to the Seattle area in the middle of last week after traveling to Wuhan in central China.

# wuhan - Monday 20 January, 2020

Third person killed by SARS-like illness as virus spreads to fourth country
# China
# China

Third person killed by SARS-like illness as virus spreads to fourth country

Jan 20th 2020, 7:27 AM 16,026 Views 5 Comments

Chinese authorities have confirmed more than 130 new cases of the virus.

# wuhan - Monday 21 October, 2019

'Best performance I've seen in my 10 years here' - Irish Defence Forces through to World Cup quarter-final
# Knockout Stages
From The42
# Knockout Stages

'Best performance I've seen in my 10 years here' - Irish Defence Forces through to World Cup quarter-final

Oct 21st 2019, 4:31 PM 8,621 Views 1 Comment

A last-eight tie with Algeria awaits the Boys in Green on Wednesday.

# wuhan - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

Plane forced to circle above airport 'because air traffic controllers fell asleep'
# Sleeping On The Job
From The Daily Edge
# Sleeping On The Job

Plane forced to circle above airport 'because air traffic controllers fell asleep'

Aug 19th 2014, 8:07 AM 23,870 Views 14 Comments

Long day? Long day.

# wuhan - Sunday 20 January, 2013

Sea Lions Inexplicably Getting Married Pic of the Day
# Seal Love
From The Daily Edge
# Seal Love

Sea Lions Inexplicably Getting Married Pic of the Day

Jan 20th 2013, 6:30 PM 6,223 Views 3 Comments

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