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Chinese metal bands turn up the volume as live venues reopen

Aug 26 2020

BEIJING The moment the metal singer Shui Shu spread his arms, Buddhist prayer beads in hand and incense wafting from the stage, his band unleashed a wall of sound on the crowd. | Video

Love wins: wedding preparations resume in Wuhan as coronavirus lockdown lifts

Apr 16 2020

WUHAN, China Peng Jing stifles a laugh as she looks into the eyes of her tuxedo-clad fiancee, Yao Bin, who is in turn trying not to step on the long train of her white wedding dress. | Video

Wet markets in China's Wuhan struggle to survive coronavirus blow

Apr 12 2020

WUHAN, China Fish and vegetable merchants are reopening stalls at wet markets in China's central city of Wuhan as it lifts a months-long lockdown against the coronavirus pandemic, but their future looks uncertain with few customers as the virus stigma persists.

China's Wuhan ends its coronavirus lockdown but elsewhere one begins

Apr 08 2020

WUHAN, China The Chinese city where the new coronavirus emerged ended its more-than two-month lockdown on Wednesday, even as a small northern city ordered restrictions on residents amid concern about a second wave of infections.

CORRECTED-UPDATE 5-China's Wuhan ends its coronavirus lockdown but elsewhere one begins

Apr 08 2020

WUHAN, China, April 8 The Chinese city where the new coronavirus emerged ended its more-than two-month lockdown on Wednesday, even as a small northern city ordered restrictions on its residents amid concern about a second wave of infections.

Shoppers shout over the wall in China's Wuhan

Apr 01 2020

WUHAN, China Lockdowns are slowly being lifted in the Chinese city of Wuhan, the epicentre of the coronavirus pandemic, but not fast enough for some residents, eager to get back to shopping for their own fresh groceries after weeks of living on delivered supplies. | Video

Postcards from Wuhan: residents tell the world to stay strong, stay indoors

Apr 01 2020

WUHAN, China Life in the Chinese city of Wuhan, where the coronavirus first emerged, is slowly returning to normal as the government relaxes a more than two-month-old lockdown that cut the city off from the world and kept most of its 11 million residents at home.

Postcards from Wuhan - residents tell the world to stay strong, stay indoors

Apr 01 2020

WUHAN, China Life in the Chinese city of Wuhan, where the coronavirus first emerged, is slowly returning to normal as the government relaxes a more than two-month-old lockdown that cut the city off from the world and kept most of its 11 million residents at home.

Shoppers shout over the wall in China's Wuhan

Apr 01 2020

WUHAN, China Lockdowns are slowly being lifted in the Chinese city of Wuhan, the epicentre of the coronavirus pandemic, but not fast enough for some residents, eager to get back to shopping for their own fresh groceries after weeks of living on delivered supplies. | Video

China takes steps to heal virus-hit economy as infections fall

Mar 30 2020

WUHAN, China China ramped up efforts on Monday to heal the world's second-biggest economy as health authorities reported a further drop in new coronavirus cases, although the country remains wary of carriers of the disease coming from abroad and infected people who exhibit no symptoms. | Video

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