WHO Director Dr Tedros Adhanom has steered clear of the “pandemic” label to reassure millions of frightened people.
“We are seeing a roughly similar pattern everywhere — I suspect we have more immunity than estimated,” Professor Karol Sikora, who previously directed the WHO’s cancer programme, said.
While China’s largest city has seen progress in controlling the COVID-19 outbreak, any relaxation in prevention and control measures could allow it to rebound, deputy director of Shanghai’s Center for Disease Control Wu Huanyu told reporters.
The coronavirus is showing no signs of letup. The global tally of virus cases has crossed 16 million now, more than half in the American hemisphere.
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The UAE is set to celebrate the 52nd National Day on Dec.2. It is a great moment for all of us. I have been living here for almost 20 years and I am loving this country.
At a gleaming new metro station on the edge of Shenzhen, the local government is promoting "carbon coins" to commuters to earn and trade for shopping vouchers and travel cards in a push to get households to join China's fight against climate change.
A YouGov poll found that 57 per cent of the English people think that it is better to get back to the single market option of the European Union, despite the fact that it has as its prerequisite the free movement of people, which would mean greater immigration into Britain.