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Coronaviruses (CoV) are a large family of viruses that cause illness ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS-CoV) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS-CoV). A novel coronavirus (nCoV) is a new strain that has not been previously identified in humans.

India extends suspension of international passenger flights till November 30

India suspended international passenger flights starting March 23 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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7 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 28, all imported

There are no new cases of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection among the new cases.

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NUS-affiliated company develops 60-second test for COVID-19

In a pilot clinical trial that involved 180 patients, the test kit achieved more than 90 per cent accuracy.

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Asymptomatic COVID-19 patients lose antibodies faster: Study

The study is one of the largest of its kind and has been conducted by Imperial College London and market research firm Ipsos Mori.

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7 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 27, including 6 imported infections

There is 1 new case of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection among the new cases, which is in the community.

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3 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 26, including 2 imported infections

There is 1 new case of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection among the new cases, who resides in a dormitory.

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In Pics: Singapore pilots antigen rapid tests for migrant workers

Results of the antigen rapid test can be obtained within half an hour even though it is less accurate than PCR tests, which take at least a...

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10 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 23, all imported

There are no new cases of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection, among the new cases.

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Indian government relaxes visa rules, OCI and PIO card holders can visit India except for tourism

Under this graded relaxation of visa rules, the Indian government has also decided to restore with immediate effect all existing visas...

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8 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 22, including 7 imported infections

There is 1 new case of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection among the new cases, who resides in a dormitory.

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12 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 21, all imported infections

There are no new cases of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection.

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6 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 20, including 4 imported infections

There are 2 new cases of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection, both residing in dormitories.

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4 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 19, with no locally transmitted infections

All four cases are imported infections, who had all been placed on Stay-Home Notice upon arrival in Singapore.

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7 new cases of COVID-19 in Singapore on Oct 18, 5 of which are imported

Singapore's national tally for COVID-19 infections stands at 57,911.

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9 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 16, including 8 imported infections

There is 1 new case of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection among the new cases, who resides in a dormitory.

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London to tighten coronavirus restrictions starting this weekend amid rising cases

London will tighten coronavirus restrictions due to a rising number of cases with the capital moving to tier two high alert level starting...

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3 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 15, including 2 imported infections

There is one new case of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection, who resides in a dormitory.

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Study led by Indian-origin researcher claims immunity against COVID-19 may last for a few months

The research team from the University of Arizona studied the production of antibodies from a sample of nearly 6,000 people infected with the...

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5 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 14, including 2 locally transmitted infections

Additionally, there are 3 imported cases, who had all been placed on Stay-Home Notice upon arrival in Singapore.

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4 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 13, all imported

There were also no new infections in dormitories for the first time in over six months.

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4 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 12, lowest daily figures since March 4

There are 2 new cases of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection and 2 imported cases.

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Singapore reports 10 new COVID-19 cases on October 11, including 3 local transmissions in dorms

The national tally for COVID-19 infections in Singapore is 57,876.

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10 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 9, including 9 imported infections

There is just 1 new case of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection, who is residing in a dormitory.

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STB and DBS sign 3-year partnership to spur domestic tourism

Singapore Tourism Board (STB) and DBS have signed a three-year Memorandum of Understanding to stimulate domestic tourism demand in the...

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Donald Trump says getting COVID-19 was a “blessing from God”

In his first video message since leaving hospital, Trump emphasised how well he’s been feeling in his recovery process.

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