Top 10 world news: Covid-19 survivors speak out, chess maestro stuck in Germany and more

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, India Updated: Mar 16, 2020, 07:00 PM(IST)

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Here are the top 10 news stories that dominated the world arena today.

Precaution, not panic: Here are narratives of people who have successfully recovered from Covid-19

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Here are the narratives of a few patients from around the world who have now recovered and are exercising restraint. READ MORE

Coronavirus: Situation deteriorating very fast, says France as death toll rises in Europe

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The World Health Organization has declared Europe to be the new "epicentre" of the virus as cases of the virus had ebbed in China. READ MORE

EXCLUSIVE: 'Left with no choice,' Viswanathan Anand stuck in Germany amid coronavirus pandemic

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In an exclusive chat with WION, mutliple-time World Chess Champion, Viswanathan Anand opened up about his extended stay in Frankfurt, Germany amid coronavirus pandemic. READ MORE

Shoaib Akhtar posts controversial tweet on Kashmir amid coronavirus pandemic, faces severe backlash from netizens

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Former Pakistan bowler Shoaib Akhtar took to Twitter to post a controversial tweet on Kashmir amid the coronavirus pandemic. As soon as Akhtar posted the controversial tweet, he was subject to widespread backlash from the netizens. READ MORE

In pictures: 16 myths on coronavirus pandemic

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Here are certain myth busters to eliminate the misconceptions among the people regarding the virus.
 

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