The quarantine began February 3 after the vessel had made stops in Hong Kong, Vietnam and Taiwan, as well as Japan's southernmost island prefecture of Okinawa. It was only at the end of the quarantine that the South African government was alerted of the 12 South Africans who were among the crew members on board the ship.
The U.S. State Department in mid-February chartered flights to transport more than 300 U.S. citizens from the ship, which had been docked off Yokohama, Japan, since Feb. 3 after it was quarantined.
A British man has died from coronavirus, Japan's Health Ministry has confirmed.
In the United Kingdom, 19 people have been diagnosed with the illness but there have been no fatalities.
Taking to Twitter, Foreign Minister S Jaishankar said, "Air India flight has just landed in Delhi from Tokyo, carrying 119 Indians and five nationals from Sri Lanka, Nepal, South Africa and Peru who were quarantined onboard the #DiamondPrincess due to #COVID19".
She told BBC Radio 4's World at One programme: "The Foreign Office are supporting the family of a British man who has been very poorly and was a passenger onboard the Diamond Princess".
Experts have warned of school closures and the cancellation of major sporting events, concerts and festivals in the United Kingdom in a bid to stop the spread of the virus, which causes Covid-19.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson will chair a meeting of the government's Cobra emergency committee on Monday in response to a growing number of cases in Europe.
The new case of Covid-19 infection in California brings the total number of infected cases in the United States to 15. But health officials say that preparing for the possibility of community spread of the virus may prove hard .
Some countries are reacting to the surge in infection cases in South Korea by imposing restrictions on entry by South Koreans. A 61-year-old man in Sao Paulo, Brazil, who had recently visited Italy, is Latin America's first confirmed patient.
The most active Brent crude contract for May was down $1.74, or 3.3 percent, at $49.99 a barrel, its lowest since July 2017. According to CNBC , China - ground zero for the coronavirus outbreak - is the largest consumer of crude oil in the world.
He went to Sunnybrook Health Science Centre's emergency department the next day, and has since tested positive for the virus. When she returned home, her husband, who had not been to Iran with her, also started to show symptoms of the virus.
If you think "I am an unlucky guy", you will not improve. "Finally, after losing four penalties in a row, it is good for us". The centre-back lasted just half an hour of the first leg in the Bernabeu before limping off with a hamstring injury.
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said tackling the spread of the coronavirus was his government's top priority. Carnival celebrations, rock concerts and a major watchmaking trade show also had to be scrapped.
She then emerges as herself at the end of the video sitting in the director's chair and talking to herself dressed as a man . If you're a woman, you have undoubtedly thought about how much easier life would be if you were a man .
The WHO says the outbreak in China peaked around February 2, after measures that included isolating its epicentre Hubei province. Iranian authorities also announced domestic travel restrictions for people with confirmed or suspected cases of the coronavirus.
Less than two years later the Duke and Duchess of Sussex announced they were stepping down from royal duties and moving to Canada. Additionally, the trio will no longer be considered Internationally Protected Persons as they are revoking their diplomat status.
After the ride, Corden took them to a dance class, in an attempt to join BTS as the eighth member (spoiler alert: it didn't work). He reveals that he learned English by watching Friends and launches into a clap-heavy rendition of the theme song.
Priorité de l'OM pour renforcer son attaque l'été prochain, Mbaye Niang a été approché par la direction marseillaise . Selon le journal l'Équipe , les Phocéens cibleraient l'attaquant rennais M'Baye Niang cet été.
California confirms 33 cases of new coronavirus
But this week , when confirmed cases shot up on two continents, experts warned that the world was not ready for a major outbreak. The CDC said that the "reportedly did not have relevant travel history or exposure to another known patient with COVID-19".
Premier cas de coronavirus confirmé au Nigéria — Santé
Les autorités affirment que le patient est stable, sans symptômes graves, et qu'il est traité dans un hôpital de Lagos. Tous les regards se tournent vers l'Italie, où le coronavirus a déjà contaminé 650 personnes , dont 17 mortellement.
US CDC expands coronavirus testing criteria
The World Health Organization has declared the outbreak an worldwide health emergency and said the global risk level remains high. The CDC had earlier advised the testing of people who had traveled to China or had contact with people infected with the virus.
Sun Yang cops eight-year ban and will miss Tokyo Olympics
The ban means the 28-year-old athlete will miss the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo - and it could very well end his career. But, as with most doping-related cases, Sun's situation is complicated. "I will let more people know the truth".