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India trials for Russia’s ‘Sputnik-V’ vaccine could start in next few weeks – exec

Dr Reddy's Laboratories could begin late-stage Indian clinical trials of Russia's potential coronavirus vaccine in the next few weeks, an executive at the Indian...

India’s Covid-19 cases reach 5.6 million

FOR the first time India reported over 100,000 coronavirus recoveries in a single-day. The country also registered its lowest daily tally of Covid-19 cases in...

US to surpass grim milestone of 200,000 Covid-19 deaths

THE death toll from the spread of coronavirus in the US was approaching over 200,000 lives on Monday(21), more than double the number of...

Study suggests dengue may provide some immunity against Covid-19

A new study that analyzed the coronavirus outbreak in Brazil has found a link between the spread of the virus and past outbreaks of...

Red Cross warns coronavirus is driving discrimination in Asia

FILE PHOTO: International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) Secretary General Jagan Chapagain attends a signing ceremony after the International Automobile...

NHS BAME staff: ‘Traumatised, stressed and burnt out’

by LAUREN CODLING ASIAN healthcare staff have revealed the stress and exhaustion they have suffered during the pandemic, as data revealed the BAME workforce is...

Some Indian hospitals scramble for oxygen as coronavirus cases top 5m

A worker refills an oxygen cylinder as medical workers wait at the Yatharth Hospital in Noida, on the outskirts of New Delhi, India, September...

UK faces one million job cuts in 2020 due to pandemic, says study

"There are still many parts of the economy where perfectly viable businesses cannot bring people back because of the ongoing disruption caused by the...

Birmingham warned of tougher curbs if current measures ‘are not sufficient’

"These changes have been prompted by a very worrying rise in the rate of infection across the city and it’s vital we now...

India may authorise Covid-19 vaccine in a ‘speedy’ way

Medical staff wearing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) take a nasal swab sample from a woman during a Covid-19 Coronavirus screening outside a quarantine centre,...