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The coronavirus strain found in India is ‘Variable of concern,’ the WHO said.

On Monday, the World Health Organization categorized the first strains of the coronavirus in India as the A global “worry variant” said preliminary studies showed that it may be more infectious than other strains. The WHO has not reported any evidence indicating that currently licensed vaccines are less effective compared to the variant. The variant, known as B.1.617, is being …

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Israel attacks Gazahamas, launching rockets after hundreds of Palestinians were injured in the collision.

On Monday, the Israeli army said it had carried out air strikes in the Gaza Strip in response to rockets fired by the Hamas militants after hundreds of Palestinians were injured in clashes with Israeli police at the facility. Religious place in Jerusalem Israeli Army spokesman Jonathan Conricus told reporters that Israeli forces were targeting. “Hamas military operations” as Hamas …

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China to set up ‘divide line’ on Mount Everest, citing COVID-19 outbreak in Nepal: Coronavirus update: NPR

China will set up a “divide” at its summit at Mount Everest as Nepal struggles to contain the COVID-19 outbreak. Khumbu Ice near the Everest Base Camp in the Everest Peak area in Solukhumbu District, 140km northeast of Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal. Prakash Mathema / AFP via Getty Images Hide subtitles Switch subtitles Prakash Mathema / AFP via Getty …

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Embraced with ‘concern and common sense,’ said Boris Johnson.

Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson provides updates on the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak during a virtual news conference inside 10 Downing Street, central London, UK, March 18, 2021. Tolga Akmen LONDON – Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson confirmed on Monday that Britain would enter the next phase of the coronavirus block easing program on May 17. Indoor facilities such as movie …

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India’s Covid Variant raised WHO concerns about spreading rapidly.

The fast-spreading Covid-19 strain, first discovered in India, where one of the world’s most feared outbreaks has occurred, will be classified as a worry variant by the World Health Organization. Global health groups will publish a detailed report on Tuesday on a variant called B.1.617, said Maria van Kerkhove, WHO’s lead technical officer on Covid-19. “There is some information to …

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The WHO elevates the Indian corona virus strain to ‘Worried variable’

A senior WHO official announced Monday that the agency is upgrading India’s first strains of the coronavirus from The ‘interest-based variable’ is a ‘worrying variant’ based on early studies suggesting an increased transmission of the infection. Maria Van Kerkhove, the head of the WHO’s COVID-19 technical department, said during a news conference that the variable B.1.617 appeared to be more …

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China will split the summit of Mount Everest to reduce the risk of the coronavirus.

China said on Sunday it was taking steps to prevent people infected with the coronavirus from entering the world’s highest hilltop country. Nyima Tsering, head of the Tibet Sports Bureau, told the state-run Xinhua news agency that controls on Mount Everest would be implemented, including the installation of a line on the summit to prevent the year. Mountain climbing from …

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Coronavirus: PM urges people to stay responsibly with Covid as British blockade eases – BBC News

Coronavirus: PM urges people to stay responsibly with Covid as a British blockade has eased BBC News. BREAKING: Sky News is a “highly broadcast” variant of India. Brits could be hugged again, with Boris Johnson set up to loosen the CNBC blockade. Premiere: Boris Johnson announces May 17 change of British @BBC News live broadcast BBC BBC. Boris Johnson Announces …

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