Coronavirus: Passengers disembark from Diamond Princess in Japan

The first hundreds of passengers who tested negative for the new coronavirus have begun leaving a ship moored off Japan, after 14 days of quarantine. At least 542 passengers and crew on the Diamond Princess have been infected by the Covid-19 virus the biggest cluster outside mainland China. Several nations are evacuating their citizens from […]

Coronavirus: Japan Confirms 39 Fresh Cases On Cruise Ship

Japanese Health Minister Katsunobu Kato said on Wednesday, February 12, 2020, that an additional 39 people on board the Diamond Princess cruise ship off the Japan coast have tested positive for the new coronavirus, said bringing the total to 174. Out of 53 new test results, 39 people were found positive, he told reporters, adding that a quarantine official had […]