As coronavirus explodes, world races to mask up

As coronavirus explodes, world races to mask up

ZURICH: Spiez Lab, a government-run institute in the Swiss mountains, was set up to protect the nation from nuclear, biological and chemical threats. “For a world without weapons of mass destruction,” runs its slogan. It is now fighting another global menace – the coronavirus – by providing face masks, the demand for which is growing […]
Malaysia COVID-19 death toll rises to 19; 172 new cases reported

Malaysia COVID-19 death toll rises to 19; 172 new cases reported

PUTRAJAYA: A total of 172 new COVID-19 cases were reported on Wednesday (Mar 25), bringing the total number of cases in Malaysia to 1,796 since the start of the outbreak, while the total number of deaths rose by three to 19. Health director-general Noor Hisham...