Morning News Brief: Coronavirus death toll, Nobel prize for Thunberg, and more

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New Delhi, Delhi, India Published: Jan 31, 2020, 08:10 AM(IST)

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Good morning. Here’s what you need to know to start your day with Wion’s daily news brief.

Wuhan virus death toll hits 213 in China, nearly 10000 infected

Coronavirus

 

The death toll has now jumped to 213 with over 10,000 people infected in China itself. Also read

Scientists claim lungs magically repair damage from smoking if one quits

Smoking

A group of researchers have found that our lungs have a magical capability to repair some of the damages caused by smoking if a person quits the habit. Also read

Swedish lawmakers nominate Greta Thunberg for Nobel Peace Prize

Greta Thunberg

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg and the global protest movement "Fridays for Future" were nominated Thursday for the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize by two Swedish lawmakers. Also read

Opinion: China virus spreads: Is WHO dragging its feet?

coronavirus

It's a deadly mix, a government that wants to control everything, and an international health body that is reluctant to act against a big economy. Also read

Now, Akshay Kumar joins Bear Grylls to film a special episode of 'Into the Wild with Bear Grylls'

Akshay Kumar Bear Grylls

After Rajinikanth, Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar has now shot with TV host Bear Grylls. Kumar, who is known to be an adventure sports enthusiast, reached Mysore on Wednesday to join Grylls to film a special episode of 'Into the Wild with Bear Grylls'. Also read

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