India’s travel and tourism industry was impacted between April and June as many families cancelled their summer travel plans amid the drastic surge of cases led by the Delta variant during the second Covid wave.
December 25, 2021
New Delhi, Dec 22 : New Covid variant Omicron is three times more transmissible that the Delta variant,…
December 22, 2021
According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), "preliminary data doesn't indicate that this is more severe".
December 14, 2021
In its weekly epidemiological update, the WHO said that the increasing trend in new global weekly cases continued with over 3.3 million new cases reported -- a 6 per cent increase as compared to the previous week.
November 17, 2021
The first cases of the Delta variant first came to light in India in October last year. The variant is also generally blamed for the explosive rise in Covid-19 cases across the country.
November 12, 2021
The report added that further studies assessing if AY.4.2 is more contagious or deadlier are already underway.
October 28, 2021
London, Oct 24 : The UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) confirmed that the Delta variant sub-lineage (Delta AY.4.2)…
October 24, 2021
These major increases in airborne virus from Alpha infections occurred before the Delta variant arrived and indicate that the virus is evolving to be better at travelling through the air.
September 21, 2021
New York, July 31 : Leaked documents from America’s premier public health fighting force show it is getting…
July 31, 2021
Washington, July 29 : American biopharmaceutical company Pfizer has said a third dose of its Covid-19 vaccine can…
July 29, 2021
"We need to remain vigilant and continue to use common sense to prevent the spread of the virus," Andrea Ammon, ECDC director, said in the statement.
July 24, 2021
Currently, the whole country is in the low-risk "white zone," which means practically no restrictions except for the mandatory use of face masks and social distancing indoors.
July 17, 2021
At Monday's press conference, the WHO chief warned of the danger of easing measures while many countries in the world still lack vaccines for their population.
July 13, 2021
A recent study by the SGRH revealed that the Delta variant of Covid-19 virus shows eight-fold approximately reduced sensitivity to vaccine elicited antibodies compared to the Wuhan strain.
July 7, 2021
Washington, June 30 : American biotechnology company Moderna said on Tuesday that its Covid-19 vaccine showed promise in…
June 30, 2021
Geneva, June 27 : As the highly contagious Delta variant of coronavirus disease is spreading rapidly across the…
June 27, 2021
The government spokesperson reiterated that vaccine is a weapon against the pandemic. "The more we continue to be vaccinated, the more we will be able to protect ourselves against variants," he said.
June 24, 2021
Merkel highlighted the threat posed by the spreading of coronavirus mutations. "We must not now lightly risk what we have achieved together," said Merkel.
June 24, 2021