Tag Archives: EMRG

Nine Russian coronavirus patients die after oxygen malfunction

[ad_1] MOSCOW, Aug 9 (Reuters) – Nine coronavirus patients died in a Russian hospital in the southern city of Vladikavkaz after an oxygen pipe burst underground, cutting supply to an intensive care ward, Russian news agencies reported on Monday. “Nine patients with coronavirus died due to a lack of oxygen,” …

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Mexico records 6,513 coronavirus cases, 270 more deaths

[ad_1] People walk at a commercial area as the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak continues in Mexico City, Mexico August 7, 2021. REUTERS/Paola Garcia MEXICO CITY, Aug 9 (Reuters) – Mexico recorded 6,513 more confirmed coronavirus cases and an additional 270 deaths on Monday, according to health ministry data, bringing the …

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China reports more COVID-19 cases; some cities kick off new tests

[ad_1] A medical worker collects a swab from a person at a nucleic acid testing site at a park, following new cases of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Beijing, China August 6, 2021. REUTERS/Tingshu Wang BEIJING, Aug 9 (Reuters) – China reported on Monday more COVID-19 infections in its latest …

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Iran says one person dying of COVID-19 every two minutes

[ad_1] Iranians walk through Tehran Bazaar as coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases spike, in Tehran, Iran, July 28, 2021. Majid Asgaripour/WANA (West Asia News Agency) via REUTERS DUBAI, Aug 9 (Reuters) – One person is now dying from COVID-19 every two minutes in Iran, state TV said on Monday, as the …

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What you need to know about the coronavirus right now

[ad_1] Healthcare workers administer coronavirus disease (COVID-19) tests at a drive-through testing centre on the first day of a seven-day lockdown, as the state of Victoria looks to curb the spread of an outbreak in Melbourne, Australia, May 28, 2021. REUTERS/Sandra Sanders/File Photo/File Photo LONDON, Aug 9 (Reuters) – Here’s …

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Egypt receives first batch of J&J COVID-19 vaccines

[ad_1] CAIRO, Aug 9 (Reuters) – Egypt on Monday received its first shipment of one-shot Johnson & Johnson (JNJ.N) COVID-19 vaccines, obtaining 261,600 doses in cooperation with the African Union, the health ministry said. The J&J vaccines will be distributed to 126 vaccination centres specifically for those who want to …

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South Korea opens COVID-19 vaccine reservations for all adults

[ad_1] A health worker gets a dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine at a COVID-19 vaccination center in Seoul, South Korea, March 10, 2021. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji/File Photo/File Photo SEOUL, Aug 9 (Reuters) – South Korea begins opening COVID-19 vaccine reservations for all adults over 18 for the first …

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Vietnam reports record 9,690 COVID-19 infections on Sunday

[ad_1] Medical workers in protective suits stand outside a quarantined building amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Hanoi, Vietnam, January 29, 2021. REUTERS/Thanh Hue HANOI, Aug 8 (Reuters) – Vietnam’s health ministry reported 9,690 coronavirus infections on Sunday, a record daily increase and up from 7,334 cases on Saturday. …

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Philippines reports biggest jump in COVID-19 death toll in four months

[ad_1] Patients are watched over by relatives and hospital aides inside the COVID-19 emergency room of the government hospital National Kidney and Transplant Institute, which has declared overcapacity amid rising coronavirus disease (COVID-19) infections in Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines, April 26, 2021. REUTERS/Eloisa Lopez MANILA, Aug 8 (Reuters) – …

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India reports 39,070 new coronavirus cases in last 24 hours

[ad_1] MUMBAI, Aug 8 (Reuters) – India reported 39,070 new cases of the coronavirus in the last 24 hours, the federal health ministry said on Sunday, taking its tally to 31.93 million cases. Deaths rose by 491, taking total fatalities to 427,862. Reporting by Rajendra Jadhav; Editing by Sam Holmes …

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