Coronavirus cases have risen sharply in China

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  • Published on:  Thursday, February 13, 2020
  • China has recorded a sharp rise in the number of corona-virus cases, with 242 deaths today in the province at the centre of the outbreak - after officials started using a broader definition to diagnose people. It's taken the total number of people affected across China to almost 60,000.


    And in the UK, a woman who turned up at a hospital in south London has become the latest person in the UK confirmed to have the virus.


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