• Sunday, Dec 05, 2021
  • Last Update : 04:32 pm
UK monitoring 'subvariant' of Covid...

UK monitoring 'subvariant' of Covid...

Europe

Tue, Oct 19 2021

The subvariant was ‘rare’ outside Britain and there had been only three cases detected so...

US nearing Delta wave peak, yet Covid...

US approaching Delta wave peak

North America

Wed, Sep 15 2021

Countries in western Europe have also seen similar downturns in their Delta surges

Israel's Covid vaccine boosters show...

Israel's Covid vaccine boosters show...

Middle East

Tue, Aug 24 2021

Since Delta's surge, Israel has reimposed indoor mask wearing, limitations on gatherings and ramped...

Study: Delta cases show 300 times higher...

Study: Delta cases show 300 times higher...

World

Tue, Aug 24 2021

The higher load means the virus spreads far more easily from person to person, increasing infections...

Russia's daily Covid-19 deaths hit new...

Russia's daily Covid-19 deaths hit new...

Europe

Sat, Aug 14 2021

In Moscow, the mortality rate in July was 70% higher than before the pandemic in 2019 and 60% higher...

BIWTA revokes 60% fare hike as government...

BIWTA revokes 60 % fare hike

Coronavirus

Tue, Aug 10 2021

Lockdown rules slackened even though Covid-19 infection sees record highs

OP-ED: The next wave cometh

OP-ED: The next wave cometh

Sumit Basu

Tue, Aug 3 2021

A future wave of Covid-19 is a matter of when, not if

Delta spreads 'like wildfire' as doctors...

Delta spreads 'like wildfire'

World

Mon, Aug 2 2021

Delta is as contagious as chickenpox and far more contagious than the common cold or flu, according to...

CDC report: Delta variant as contagious...

CDC report: Delta variant as contagious...

North America

Fri, Jul 30 2021

The variant was also more likely to break through protections afforded by the vaccines, the report...

World races to contain Delta variant,...

World races to contain Delta...

World

Fri, Jul 30 2021

WHO warned of a deadlier ‘fourth wave’ of cases triggered by Delta variant in its Eastern...

Advisory panel ‘disappointed’ with government’s...

Covid advisory panel

Bangladesh

Tue, Jul 27 2021

Suspension of the lockdown one of the major reasons behind the recent surge, says its chief

Melbourne to lift Covid lockdown as...

Melbourne to lift lockdown as Delta...

World

Tue, Jul 27 2021

Australia has recorded over 33,000 cases and 920 Covid-related deaths since the beginning of the...

How the Delta variant upends assumptions...

How the Delta variant upends assumptions...

World

Mon, Jul 26 2021

Vaccine protection remains very strong against severe infections and hospitalizations caused by any version...

Novavax 90% effective against Covid-19...

Novavax 90% effective against

World

Fri, Jul 2 2021

India to clear it for use in two months while Taiwan picks the vaccine

Antibodies triggered by Chinese Covid...

Chinese Covid shots less effective on...

East Asia

Fri, Jun 25 2021

The Delta variant, first detected in India, became the globally dominant variant of the disease with...

OP-ED: Tracking the Delta variant

OP-ED: Tracking the Delta variant

Vivek Menezes

Fri, Jun 25 2021

Is this the most virulent viral epidemic the world has ever seen?

Delta variant to account for 90% of...

Delta to account for 90% of EU Covid...

Europe

Thu, Jun 24 2021

EU’s disease control agency urged members to spur vaccination drives

Pfizer vaccine highly effective against...

Pfizer vaccine highly effective against...

World

Thu, Jun 24 2021

The vaccine can provide more than 90% protection against hospitalization from the Delta variant

2 cases of Delta variant of Covid-19...

2 Delta variant cases detected in...

Nation

Tue, Jun 15 2021

At least nine people tested positive for the deadly virus in the district in the past 24 hours