Beijing Covid

Thousands of Covid-negative Beijing residents sent to quarantine

China's strategy to achieve zero Covid cases includes strict border closures, lengthy quarantines, mass testing and rapid, targeted lockdowns.

published on : 21st May 2022

Call on India's participation in Asiad will be taken after receiving feedback from host nation: Thakur

Rumours are doing rounds that the Hangzhou Asian Games, scheduled to held from September 10 to 25, will be postponed due to the pandemic.

published on : 30th April 2022

China locks down southern city of Baise as omicron variant surges

Even traffic lights switched to red to remind drivers to stay home.

published on : 8th February 2022

Ahead of Winter Olympic Games, Beijing says COVID-19 situation ''controllable,'' ''safe''

The Chinese capital has been on high-alert as it prepares to host the Winter Olympics starting February 4.

published on : 2nd February 2022

Beijing reports highest COVID cases since June 2020 ahead of Winter Olympics

China will hold the Games in a strict 'closed-loop' bubble as part of its zero-COVID strategy of targeted lockdowns, border restrictions and lengthy quarantines.

published on : 30th January 2022

Beijing sees uptick in COVID cases ahead of Olympics

Beijing announced this week that anyone who buys fever, headache or two other types of medicine will be subject to a COVID-19 test within 72 hours.

published on : 26th January 2022

China anti-virus measures in full force after Beijing reports positive case

The infected person lives and works in the city’s northwestern district of Haidian and had no travel history outside of Beijing for the past two weeks, according to state media.

published on : 17th January 2022