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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Omicron: US Covid Hospitalizations Soar; Italian PM Blames The ‘Unvaccinated’

Omicron: US Covid Hospitalizations Soar; Italian PM Blames The ‘Unvaccinated’

Omicron variant of Covid-19 continued to spur record cases and hospitalizations in Europe and the United States. The United States reported 646,422 new cases on Monday and 975 fresh fatalities. The number of hospitalizations due to Covid-19 also reached a new record this week as 142,388 people were hospitalized, according to a report by the […]

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Carsmash: Here's How The Dutch Are Avoiding Covid Lockdown Blues

Carsmash: Here’s How The Dutch Are Avoiding Covid Lockdown Blues

One swinging a sledgehammer and the other a crowbar, twin brothers Steven and Brian Krijger grin as they take turns pulverising a Peugeot 106 spray-painted with the words “F*** COVID”. They are participants in “CarSmash”, a Dutch project aimed at providing locked-down locals with ways of releasing anger and frustration built up during a pandemic […]

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