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Covid live: Delta variant becoming globally dominant, WHO says as expert calls Africa’s case trajectory ‘very, very concerning’ | World news

[ad_1] Five months into the campaign, and a growing battery of threats as well as incentives, by June 2 only 18 million Russians had received at least one dose of vaccine. Vaccinations are even available in department stores. But at just one-eighth of the population, that figure, the most recent …

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Covid live: EU loses AstraZeneca legal challenge; Delta variant cases in UK rise by over 33,000 in a week | World news

[ad_1] AstraZeneca said on Friday the European Union had lost a legal case against the pharmaceutical firm over the supply of COVID-19 vaccines, with a court in Brussels rejecting an EU request for more deliveries by the end of June. But European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said Friday’s …

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Coronavirus live news: New York hits 70% vaccination target; Japan considering 10,000 fans at Olympics | World news

[ad_1] 1.29am EDT 01:29 New York hits 70% vaccination target New York governor Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday that 70% of adults in the state have received at least one dose of a coronavirus vaccine, a threshold he said the state would celebrate by easing many of its remaining social distancing …

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Coronavirus live news: Covid outpacing vaccines, WHO warns; US nears 600,000 deaths | World news

[ad_1] Shi has denied these accusations, and now finds herself defending the reputation of her lab and, by extension, that of her country. Reached on her cellphone two weeks ago, Dr Shi said at first that she preferred not to speak directly with reporters, citing her institute’s policies. Yet she …

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Covid news: UK records a further 7,738 cases as Johnson cautious over lockdown easing – as it happened | World news

[ad_1] Health officials recorded 254 confirmed COVID-19 cases on Friday, one of the highest daily totals since the pandemic began. In all, Congo has registered 35,000 cases and 830 deaths. Congo delayed its vaccination campaign by more than a month because of concerns about very rare side effects from the …

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Coronavirus live news: Johnson expected to pause lifting restrictions; India reports lowest cases since March | World news

[ad_1] A series of coronavirus outbreaks in Thai factories is raising concerns that the export sector could be hit hard, threatening to further undermine an economy as it struggles to recover from the pandemic’s crippling blow to the crucial tourism industry. The virus has swept through over 130 factories, including …

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