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Chinese capital Beijing reels under fears of surge in COVID cases, reports spurt in prices of essential commodities

Chinese capital Beijing is closing many public venues, canceling large events, shifting schools to online mode as fears of surge in COVID cases loom large over the city. There are reports of price rise too, as authorities scrambled to stabilize supply and keep the delivery chain intact. Chinese authorities have […]

China’s capital Beijing goes on high alert to curb COVID-19 clusters; Shanghai reports 51 deaths

China’s capital Beijing has gone on high alert as the situation turned grim following the emergence of clusters of COVID-19. The country’s financial hub Shanghai city reported 51 more COVID-19 deaths. Shanghai reported 2,472 local COVID19 cases and 16,983 local asymptomatic infections. After COVID hit the capital, supermarkets in Beijing […]