China says coronavirus vaccine trials to start around late April

China could start clinical trials for a potential vaccine for the novel coronavirus around late April, an official said Friday.
Three new coronavirus cases in Iran after two deaths
Iran has confirmed three new coronavirus cases following the deaths of two elderly men, the health ministry told AFP on Thursday, as Iraq banned travel to and from its neighbour.
Washroom-on-wheels: India firm turns buses into women's toilets
Like many Indian women, college student Suvarna Dongare dreads getting caught short when she is out and about, with hygienic public toilets in short supply across the country.
Taliban call for peace in New York Times article
An opinion piece by a Taliban leader in the New York Times expresses the group's commitment to signing a peace agreement with the United States.
US sanctions Iranian election officials
The United States has imposed sanctions on five Iranian officials in charge of "vetting" candidates for Friday's parliamentary elections.
Two Australian evacuees from Japan ship have coronavirus
Two Australians evacuated from the Diamond Princess cruise ship have tested positive for coronavirus, authorities said Friday, .............
China FM to meet ASEAN peers at virus summit