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Iran reports 17 new coronavirus deaths, 124 in total

Iran reports 17 new coronavirus deaths, 124 in total

Iran on Friday announced 17 more deaths from the novel coronavirus, raising the total number of people killed to 124, as the overall number of cases soared.

Coronavirus has affected almost all Iran's provinces - president

Coronavirus has affected almost all Iran's provinces - president

An outbreak of novel coronavirus has affected almost all of Iran's provinces, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday, according to the official presidency website

Iran reports 12 more coronavirus deaths, raising total to 66

Iran reports 12 more coronavirus deaths, raising total to 66

Iran said Monday that novel coronavirus had killed 12 more people in the Islamic republic, raising the country's overall death toll to 66.

Iran's death toll from coronavirus jumps to 54, with 978 infected

Iran's death toll from coronavirus jumps to 54, with 978 infected

Iran's death toll from the new coronavirus has reached 54, Health Ministry spokesman Kianush Jahanpur told state TV, adding the number of those infected had reached 978.

Gatherings banned, travel restricted as coronavirus cases grow worldwide

Gatherings banned, travel restricted as coronavirus cases grow worldwide

Leaders in Europe, the Middle East and the Americas rolled out bans on big gatherings and stricter travel restrictions as cases of the new coronavirus spread around the world.

Friday prayer, gatherings, exhibitions suspended until further notice: Iranian Health Ministry

Friday prayer, gatherings, exhibitions suspended until further notice: Iranian Health Ministry

The Iranian Ministry of Health announced Thursday a number of measures to confront the novel coronavirus.

Amir orders evacuation of Qataris and Kuwaitis from Iran

Amir orders evacuation of Qataris and Kuwaitis from Iran

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani has issued directives to evacuate the citizens of Qatar and Kuwait

Qatar Airways puts 'temporary hold', 'schedule adjustments' to Iran, South Korea operations

Qatar Airways puts 'temporary hold', 'schedule adjustments' to Iran, South Korea operations

Qatar Airways is making “temporary hold” and “schedule adjustments” to its operations to Iran and South Korea until further notice due to “significant operational challenges”

Passengers from Iran and S Korea to be quarantined

Passengers from Iran and S Korea to be quarantined

All incoming passengers from Iran and South Korea whose final destination is Doha and are showing no symptoms of the novel coronavirus will be asked to stay in home isolation or a quarantine facility for 14 days

Coronavirus spreads outside China, but 'world in Wuhan's debt' for its actions -WHO

Coronavirus spreads outside China, but 'world in Wuhan's debt' for its actions -WHO

Italy, South Korea and Iran reported sharp rises in coronavirus cases on Monday, but China eased curbs as the rate of infection there slowed and a visiting World Health Organization team said a turning point had been reached in the epicentre, Wuhan.

Concern over coronavirus spread as cases jump in South Korea, Italy and Iran

Concern over coronavirus spread as cases jump in South Korea, Italy and Iran

International concern about the spread of coronavirus outside China grew on Sunday with sharp rises in infections in South Korea, Italy and Iran.

Seven dead in Turkey after earthquake hits Iran border area

Seven dead in Turkey after earthquake hits Iran border area

Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu said on Sunday seven people including three children were killed in eastern Turkey after a 5.7 magnitude earthquake hit neighbouring Iran ...