The new variant - named deltacron - that combines mutations from both Omicron and Delta has been detected in a number of areas of France.
The COVID-19 pandemic has entered a new phase with the Omicron variant, which could infect 60 percent of people in Europe by March, and could bring it to an end, the WHO Europe director said on Sunday.
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has an altogether different kind of nature. She puts nation before self or any kind of self-interest. This is evident from the fact that she was forced to call off her own wedding on Sunday as she
At least 7,678 cases in the past 24 hours pushed the positivity ratio to 12.93%, the highest ever in the last two years.
The analysis, which is done at near atomic resolution using cryo-electron microscopy, reveals how the heavily mutated Omicron variant attaches to and infects human cells.
The death toll in the country reached 487,693 with 491 new fatalities recorded. Thirteen states have reported more than 10 deaths. The ministry stressed that more than 70 per cent of the deaths occurred due to comorbidities.
This is the third year that we have been living with the virus, which is showing no signs of relenting. Instead of showing a letup, it is only spiralling. The intensity seems to be getting sharper. One has to be resigned to live with it. The indications are very distressing.
The Ministry stressed in a statement on Friday that its aim to continue expanding the scope of testing nationwide to facilitate the early detection of coronavirus cases and carry out the necessary treatment.
Like millions of others in the most locked-down place on the planet, Melbourne resident Rav Thomas dutifully spent 262 days confined to his home as the COVID-19 pandemic raged. He got vaccinated. And the single father of two found ways