Matt Damon explains he understands why some people don't want to get COVID vaccine

Actor Matt Damon recently opened up on his thoughts on getting the COVID-19 vaccine. While many people around the world have been hesitant in getting their jabs, Matt thinks it's a personal choice…

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Eight-week gap preferable for Pfizer jab antibodies

As per the experts, the findings support the UK's decision on extending dosing intervals from the initial recommendation of three weeks

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Dominican Republic president gets third jab of Covid vaccine, urges people to follow suit

The two initial doses, followed by a third dose, will be used to normalise the situation in the country

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COVID-19: Wuhan lab leak study — China opposes virus origins probe

Beijing has repeatedly insisted that a leak would have been "extremely unlikely", citing the conclusion reached by a joint WHO-Chinese mission to Wuhan in January.

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Either get vaccinated or take weekly Covid tests, orders New York Mayor

New York has taken the decision to make vaccines or weekly Covid tests compulsory after authorities observed an alarming increase in new coronavirus infections in the city

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Pfizer/BioNTech to produce Covid vaccine in S.Africa

This comes amid a debate over vaccine inequality, which has left poor countries at a significant disadvantage with respect to protecting their citizens against Coronavirus

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China's top infectious disease expert Gao Fu says he took three different Covid shots

Gao Fu, head of the Chinese Centre for Disease Control and Prevention said in an interview, "I was among the first to have a domestically developed COVID-19 vaccine when I got the shot in May last…

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Effect of fake news: Airbnb host rejects booking of couple for being vaccinated

An Airbnb host has been suspended after she refused booking of a couple in Victoria simply because they have had their first dose of coronavirus vaccine

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‘If anybody is lying here, it is you’: Fauci and Paul clash on coronavirus origins

Dr Anthony Fauci and Senator Rand Paul traded barbs in a heated exchange at a Senate hearing Tuesday about whether or not the NIH funded gain of function research at a Wuhan lab.

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Nancy Pelosi's aide and White House staffer test positive for Covid, despite getting fully vaccinated

A few days after Kamala Harris was exposed to possible infection, Nancy Pelosi's aide and another White House staffer have tested positive for coronavirus even after getting fully vaccinated

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WINGS & WHEELS | COVID-19 flight ban: When will flying be unhindered?

Flying could become more relaxed by the end of this year for Indians who want to travel overseas, the acceptability at airports will depend on vaccinations. 

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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson didn't want lockdown as only the elderly were dying, his ex-aide says 

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's former top adviser Dominic Cummings said the PM did not want to impose a second lockdown in the autumn last year because "the people who are dying are…

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Saudi: Two doses of vaccine compulsory for international travel, and much more

From next month, every citizen wishing to travel abroad will have to be first fully vaccinated against coronavirus. The same restrictions will follow for gaining access to public spaces and work…

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Rise of COVID-19 cases among unvaccinated population concerning: US Surgeon General

In areas where there are low numbers of vaccinated people or where cases are rising, it is very reasonable for counties to take more mitigation measures, like the mask rules that you see coming…

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US surgeon general defends Los Angeles' reinstatement of indoor mask mandate

Amid criticism for the city of Los Angeles' reinstatement of its indoor mask mandate, Vivek Murthy defends the mandate expressing concern over the fall outlook of COVID cases

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Bharat Biotech terminates Covaxin deal with Brazil after graft allegations

The termination of the MoU came after the deal with the Brazilian government for supply of 20 million doses of the vaccine landed in controversy and attracted investigation by authorities in that…

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Matt Damon explains he understands why some people don't want to get COVID vaccine

Actor Matt Damon recently opened up on his thoughts on getting the COVID-19 vaccine. While many people around the world have been hesitant in getting their jabs, Matt thinks it's a personal choice…

Read Article

Eight-week gap preferable for Pfizer jab antibodies

As per the experts, the findings support the UK's decision on extending dosing intervals from the initial recommendation of three weeks

Read Article

Dominican Republic president gets third jab of Covid vaccine, urges people to follow suit

The two initial doses, followed by a third dose, will be used to normalise the situation in the country

Read Article

COVID-19: Wuhan lab leak study — China opposes virus origins probe

Beijing has repeatedly insisted that a leak would have been "extremely unlikely", citing the conclusion reached by a joint WHO-Chinese mission to Wuhan in January.

Read Article

Either get vaccinated or take weekly Covid tests, orders New York Mayor

New York has taken the decision to make vaccines or weekly Covid tests compulsory after authorities observed an alarming increase in new coronavirus infections in the city

Read Article

Pfizer/BioNTech to produce Covid vaccine in S.Africa

This comes amid a debate over vaccine inequality, which has left poor countries at a significant disadvantage with respect to protecting their citizens against Coronavirus

Read Article

China's top infectious disease expert Gao Fu says he took three different Covid shots

Gao Fu, head of the Chinese Centre for Disease Control and Prevention said in an interview, "I was among the first to have a domestically developed COVID-19 vaccine when I got the shot in May last…

Read Article

Effect of fake news: Airbnb host rejects booking of couple for being vaccinated

An Airbnb host has been suspended after she refused booking of a couple in Victoria simply because they have had their first dose of coronavirus vaccine

Read Article

‘If anybody is lying here, it is you’: Fauci and Paul clash on coronavirus origins

Dr Anthony Fauci and Senator Rand Paul traded barbs in a heated exchange at a Senate hearing Tuesday about whether or not the NIH funded gain of function research at a Wuhan lab.

Read Article

Nancy Pelosi's aide and White House staffer test positive for Covid, despite getting fully vaccinated

A few days after Kamala Harris was exposed to possible infection, Nancy Pelosi's aide and another White House staffer have tested positive for coronavirus even after getting fully vaccinated

Read Article

WINGS & WHEELS | COVID-19 flight ban: When will flying be unhindered?

Flying could become more relaxed by the end of this year for Indians who want to travel overseas, the acceptability at airports will depend on vaccinations. 

Read Article

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson didn't want lockdown as only the elderly were dying, his ex-aide says 

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's former top adviser Dominic Cummings said the PM did not want to impose a second lockdown in the autumn last year because "the people who are dying are…

Read Article

Saudi: Two doses of vaccine compulsory for international travel, and much more

From next month, every citizen wishing to travel abroad will have to be first fully vaccinated against coronavirus. The same restrictions will follow for gaining access to public spaces and work…

Read Article

Rise of COVID-19 cases among unvaccinated population concerning: US Surgeon General

In areas where there are low numbers of vaccinated people or where cases are rising, it is very reasonable for counties to take more mitigation measures, like the mask rules that you see coming…

Read Article

US surgeon general defends Los Angeles' reinstatement of indoor mask mandate

Amid criticism for the city of Los Angeles' reinstatement of its indoor mask mandate, Vivek Murthy defends the mandate expressing concern over the fall outlook of COVID cases

Read Article

Unvaccinated people in US breeding ground for new Covid variants: Experts

Health experts have warned unvaccinated people can become the reason behind the breeding of new and deadlier variants which could diminish the success of vaccine programme in the US

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Nigeria puts six states on COVID-19 red alert, curbs gatherings

In the event of a red alert related to coronavirus, authorities in the states of Nigeria can restrict celebrations and gatherings to a minimum

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All adults in Britain offered a COVID-19 shot ahead of Monday reopening

Ahead of the end of legal restrictions in England on Monday, the health ministry said every adult in the United Kingdom has been offered a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine. The UK prime minister's…

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France allows travellers vaccinated with Covishield to enter country

Along with France, several other European countries have allowed international travellers who have been vaccinated with India-made Covishield (AstraZeneca) to enter the country

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Bharat Biotech terminates Covaxin deal with Brazil after graft allegations

The termination of the MoU came after the deal with the Brazilian government for supply of 20 million doses of the vaccine landed in controversy and attracted investigation by authorities in that…

Read Article

Matt Damon explains he understands why some people don't want to get COVID vaccine

Actor Matt Damon recently opened up on his thoughts on getting the COVID-19 vaccine. While many people around the world have been hesitant in getting their jabs, Matt thinks it's a personal choice…

Read Article

Eight-week gap preferable for Pfizer jab antibodies

As per the experts, the findings support the UK's decision on extending dosing intervals from the initial recommendation of three weeks

Read Article

Dominican Republic president gets third jab of Covid vaccine, urges people to follow suit

The two initial doses, followed by a third dose, will be used to normalise the situation in the country

Read Article

COVID-19: Wuhan lab leak study — China opposes virus origins probe

Beijing has repeatedly insisted that a leak would have been "extremely unlikely", citing the conclusion reached by a joint WHO-Chinese mission to Wuhan in January.

Read Article

Either get vaccinated or take weekly Covid tests, orders New York Mayor

New York has taken the decision to make vaccines or weekly Covid tests compulsory after authorities observed an alarming increase in new coronavirus infections in the city

Read Article

Pfizer/BioNTech to produce Covid vaccine in S.Africa

This comes amid a debate over vaccine inequality, which has left poor countries at a significant disadvantage with respect to protecting their citizens against Coronavirus

Read Article

China's top infectious disease expert Gao Fu says he took three different Covid shots

Gao Fu, head of the Chinese Centre for Disease Control and Prevention said in an interview, "I was among the first to have a domestically developed COVID-19 vaccine when I got the shot in May last…

Read Article

Effect of fake news: Airbnb host rejects booking of couple for being vaccinated

An Airbnb host has been suspended after she refused booking of a couple in Victoria simply because they have had their first dose of coronavirus vaccine

Read Article

‘If anybody is lying here, it is you’: Fauci and Paul clash on coronavirus origins

Dr Anthony Fauci and Senator Rand Paul traded barbs in a heated exchange at a Senate hearing Tuesday about whether or not the NIH funded gain of function research at a Wuhan lab.

Read Article

Nancy Pelosi's aide and White House staffer test positive for Covid, despite getting fully vaccinated

A few days after Kamala Harris was exposed to possible infection, Nancy Pelosi's aide and another White House staffer have tested positive for coronavirus even after getting fully vaccinated

Read Article

WINGS & WHEELS | COVID-19 flight ban: When will flying be unhindered?

Flying could become more relaxed by the end of this year for Indians who want to travel overseas, the acceptability at airports will depend on vaccinations. 

Read Article

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson didn't want lockdown as only the elderly were dying, his ex-aide says 

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's former top adviser Dominic Cummings said the PM did not want to impose a second lockdown in the autumn last year because "the people who are dying are…

Read Article

Saudi: Two doses of vaccine compulsory for international travel, and much more

From next month, every citizen wishing to travel abroad will have to be first fully vaccinated against coronavirus. The same restrictions will follow for gaining access to public spaces and work…

Read Article

Rise of COVID-19 cases among unvaccinated population concerning: US Surgeon General

In areas where there are low numbers of vaccinated people or where cases are rising, it is very reasonable for counties to take more mitigation measures, like the mask rules that you see coming…

Read Article

US surgeon general defends Los Angeles' reinstatement of indoor mask mandate

Amid criticism for the city of Los Angeles' reinstatement of its indoor mask mandate, Vivek Murthy defends the mandate expressing concern over the fall outlook of COVID cases

Read Article

Unvaccinated people in US breeding ground for new Covid variants: Experts

Health experts have warned unvaccinated people can become the reason behind the breeding of new and deadlier variants which could diminish the success of vaccine programme in the US

Read Article

Nigeria puts six states on COVID-19 red alert, curbs gatherings

In the event of a red alert related to coronavirus, authorities in the states of Nigeria can restrict celebrations and gatherings to a minimum

Read Article

All adults in Britain offered a COVID-19 shot ahead of Monday reopening

Ahead of the end of legal restrictions in England on Monday, the health ministry said every adult in the United Kingdom has been offered a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine. The UK prime minister's…

Read Article

France allows travellers vaccinated with Covishield to enter country

Along with France, several other European countries have allowed international travellers who have been vaccinated with India-made Covishield (AstraZeneca) to enter the country

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Covid corruption and scandals that rocked the world

Jair Bolsonaro, Brazil's president, is facing fresh protests for his allegedly inept and downright criminal pandemic response.

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Impeachment? Brazilians protest against Jair Bolsonaro for poor handling of COVID-19

As the authorities investigate corruption claims against Jair Bolsonaro, locals continue protesting against the President's poor handling of the coronavirus pandemic that has led to millions of dea

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South Africa's opposition organises 'super spreader' march to demand covid vaccines

Annoyed by the slow vaccination process by the South African government, thousands of opposition party supporters took to the streets to demand more vaccines against coronavirus

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Rides to jabs: Disneyland Paris turns into Covid vaccine centre

Disneyland Paris has been converted into a Covid vaccination site at its convention centre to help as the country steps up its inoculation drive

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India's capital in lockdown: Here's what's allowed, what's not

Amid the massive surge in coronavirus infection in Delhi, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Monday announced that the national capital will be under lockdown for six days, starting from Monday at 10 P

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