COVID-19

Disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a contagious disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). The first known case was identified in Wuhan, China, in December 2019. The disease has since spread worldwide, leading to an ongoing pandemic.

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The COVID-19 pandemic is "a warning from the planet that much worse lies in store unless we change our ways", a leading UN environment figure has said, ahead of..
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The US is "going in the wrong direction" on coronavirus as cases soar due to the Delta variant and a large proportion of unvaccinated people, the nation's top..
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People who have recovered from COVID-19 are more likely to score lower on intelligence tests, new research has found.
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With 39,361 new cases of Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, India's tally has reached 3,14,11,262, the bulletin released by the Union health ministry on Monday..
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Hospitals in Belfast have called in extra nurses to deal with the "extreme pressure" from increasing numbers of COVID-19 patients as Northern Ireland runs out of..
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The number of new COVID cases in the UK has continued to fall for a fifth day, according to government data.
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US golfer Bryson DeChambeau is out of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics after testing positive for Covid-19.
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Covid-19 infections continued to surge sharply in Kerala, with daily cases touching a 51-day high of 18,531 on Saturday, even as India's tally crossed 40,000 for..
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Deaths from alcoholic liver disease increased by an unprecedented 21% during the first year of the pandemic, compared to 2.9% between 2018 and 2019.
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Travellers have said airports across the UK are "total chaos" as hundreds of thousands of people fly out for the summer holidays.
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The number of new COVID cases in the UK has fallen for the fourth day in a row, according to government data.
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A snow leopard at the San Diego Zoo has COVID ... and zoo officials are worried about an outbreak among the cats. A 9-year-old snow leopard named Ramil caught..
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Thousands of protesters have marched on the streets of Sydney, and other Australian cities, against the latest round of COVID-19 lockdown restrictions - despite..
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As various mutations of the SARS-CoV-2 are emerging, AIIMS chief Dr Randeep Guleria said there might be a need for India to adopt a booster dose
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India reported 39,907 fresh Covid cases on Saturday. The country has 4,08,977 active cases at present. The total death toll in India stands at 4,20,016, with 546..
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Covid-19 cases continued to surge in Kerala as the state recorded 17,518 new cases on Friday, the highest in 50 days. In the last seven days, the southern state..
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A total of around Rs 9,725 crore has been spent so far on the Covid-19 vaccination programme including procurement of vaccines and operational cost for..
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Dr. Ashish Jha believes COVID vaccinated people are getting unnecessarily punished with mask mandates ... purely because of diehard anti-vaxxers -- and it could..
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Gareth Southgate has stepped up to lead a government campaign to persuade younger people to get a COVID vaccine and get their freedom back.
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NFL coach Rick Dennison is now no longer a member of the Minnesota Vikings staff ... and it's reportedly all 'cause the guy refused to take the COVID vaccine...
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This is the second vaccine approved for use on children in Europe. The first vaccine by Pfizer/BioNTech was approved in May.
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Coronavirus testing services could become overwhelmed due to rising infections, government scientists have warned - as it was confirmed a new variant is under..
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The number of new COVID cases in the UK has fallen for the third day in a row, according to government data.
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Around 11 percent of the total Covid-19 cases in the country have been reported in persons aged less than 20, Minister of State for health Bharati Pravin Pawar..
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Of India's population above the age of six, 67.6 percent have developed antibodies against Covid-19, found the Indian Council of Medical Research's (ICMR) fourth..
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An Olympics superfan who spent £30,000 on tickets to the Games has said it "breaks his heart" that spectators were banned due to COVID-19.
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Tourism bosses in Devon say the industry is in "crisis" with cafes, theatres and hotels forced to close due to "extreme" staff shortages after being pinged by..
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The Arunachal Pradesh Government aims to innoculate 100 percent of the state's population against Covid-19 by mid-August, Chief Minister Pema Khandu said.
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