International Flight Ban: Scheduled Flights to and from India Suspended till Feb 28

International Flight Ban: Scheduled Flights to and from India Suspended till Feb 28

Scheduled international flights have been banned to and from India till Feb 28, 2022. Image used for representation. International Flight Ban in India: The suspension of scheduled international passenger flights in India has been extended till February 28, 2022, as per DGCA. PTI Last Updated:January 19, 2022, 13:32 IST FOLLOW US ON: International Flight Ban: […]

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'Omicron is Not Mild': Doctors All Over the World Raise Awareness on Social Media

‘Omicron is Not Mild’: Doctors All Over the World Raise Awareness on Social Media

The omicron variant of the coronavirus is now increasingly adding to the Covid-19 load in the world. While it infects and kills many every day, a few reports have stated that though the variant is more contagious than others, the infection it causes is mild. Unfortunately, this has emboldened many to bring down their guards […]

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Omicron: Half Of Europe At Risk; Variant To Leave ‘Permanent Scar On Development’

Omicron: Half Of Europe At Risk; Variant To Leave ‘Permanent Scar On Development’

The World Bank on Tuesday said that global economic growth will be hindered due to the rapidly spreading Omicron variant of coronavirus. Covid-19 cases are increasing rapidly across major regions of the planet due to the Omicron variant leading to labour shortages and supply chain disruptions. The World Bank also cut its forecast for global […]

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Pfizer expects Omicron vaccine to be ready in March

Pfizer Expects Omicron Vaccine To Be Ready In March

The most prominent mRNA vaccines against Covid-19 being used across countries are the ones manufactured by Pfizer-BioNtech and Moderna. (Reuters) A vaccine focused directly on the Omicron variant would also guard against breakthrough infections of a strain that has proven highly contagious. AFP Last Updated:January 11, 2022, 11:20 IST FOLLOW US ON: Pfizer expects a […]

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New Zealand Says No Plan to Prosecute British DJ After He 'Misunderstood' Covid Rules And Mixed With People

New Zealand Says No Plan to Prosecute British DJ After He ‘Misunderstood’ Covid Rules And Mixed With People

New Zealand’s government said Monday it would not ask for British DJ Dimension to be prosecuted for breaking Covid isolation rules and creating an Omicron infection scare. The electronic music artist, real name Robert Etheridge, said he had misunderstood the rules when he mixed with people before getting a final negative test result. “The Ministry of […]

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WHO Chief Says Covid Pandemic Can Finally End in 2022. But He Has One Condition

WHO Chief Tedros Suggests A Way to End the Coronavirus Pandemic in 2022

The World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said on Friday that he was confident the pandemic will end in 2022 “if we end inequity” and spread vaccine wealth, urging nations to better cooperate on battling the coronavirus. In a New Year’s address, Tedros said the tools were available to end the pandemic as […]

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