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Filipinos approve of voluntary wearing of face masks

The country’s daily average of new Covid-19 cases went up by 11 percent from March 20 to 26

India’s Catholic priests, religious line up for vaccination after more than...

At least 400 priests and nuns have died in India due to COVID-19 since the start of the pandemic last year

Philippines extends COVID-19 curbs in capital

Daily COVID-19 cases in the Philippines averaged roughly 6,300 for May, down by a third from April

Analysis: Dysfunction fuels deadly Philippines COVID-19 carousel

The chaos in the Philippine capital displays how dysfunctional management hampers the official goal of balancing health and economic needs

Catholic bishop in central Philippines gets COVID-19 vaccine

Archbishop Jose Lazo of Jaro in the province of Iloilo has been inoculated with the AstraZeneca vaccine

Hong Kong’s tough COVID-19 rules see babies isolated, families cramped in...

Trauma and psychological impact on families is intense, says 40-year-old man in quarantine with his two young children

Several areas in Philippine capital placed under ‘lockdown’ due to COVID...

As of March 10, the Health department recorded its highest number of active COVID-19 cases since October 24 last year at 44,470

Philippines approves Sinovac vaccine but not for all health workers

Sinovac's vaccine showed it had a lower efficacy when used for healthcare workers exposed to COVID-19 compared with healthy individuals

Malaysian politicians put power before people in Sabah

Lawmakers throw caution to the wind, hold a state election and ignite an explosion in COVID-19 cases

Myanmar’s COVID quarantine campaign raises questions over election

Lockdowns leave candidates unable to campaign normally while international observers are shut out of the country

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