Tag: coronavirus

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Young adults: Mumbai’s new superspreaders

MUMBAI -- A high number of young adults is contracting the Covid-19 infection owing to relaxation of lockdown norms and starting of public transport,...
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From new air travel rules to Covid-19 upsurge in states, what next week holds

India -- India's daily cases of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) are once again on the rise, having fallen below 10,000 several times earlier this...

What will new President Biden do about the app? The clock is TikToking …

Sitamarhi (India) -- The battle continues against misinformation on TikTok, Generation Z’s favourite social media platform. The World Health Organization (WHO) classified Covid-19 as a...
Covid-19 virus hits Malaysia

Malaysia’s 3,631 new Covid-19 cases are the biggest daily increase

Kuala Lumpur -- Malaysia recorded 3,631 new Covid-19 cases on Friday (Jan 22), bringing the total 176,180. It was the biggest daily rise since the...
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Wealth of US billionaires soars during pandemic

America’s billionaires have seen their wealth rise by more than $1 trillion since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a study Wednesday,...
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Pfizer, Serum Institute and Bharat Biotech apply for EUA in India: Here’s what might...

India, Dec. 8 — Hopes for an early vaccine for the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) in India have been rekindled after three firms, within days...
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LGE: Expect more credit rating downgrades if PN govt continues to bury its head...

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec. 7 — DAP’s Lim Guan Eng has warned the government to expect more sovereign credit rating downgrades for Malaysia in the...
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Pandemic sends hunger rising in America, and children bear the brunt

by Chris Stein Before the pandemic closed her middle school and US immigration agents deported her father to El Salvador, Kimberly Orellana did not...
britain’s-queen-elizabeth-to-get-covid-19-vaccine-‘in-weeks’:-reports

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth to get Covid-19 vaccine ‘in weeks’: reports

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II will receive the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine within weeks after UK regulators granted emergency approval and the world’s first roll-out begins...
us-ends-china-funded-exchange-programs,-calls-them-‘propaganda-tools’

US ends China-funded exchange programs, calls them ‘propaganda tools’

The US State Department said Friday it was terminating five Chinese-funded exchange programs with the United States, calling them propaganda tools for Beijing. Secretary...
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