Health

WHO declares new virus strain from southern Africa 'variant of concern'

WHO declares new virus strain from southern Africa 'variant of concern'

UN health agency names new variant Omicron

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Turkey's domestically developed COVID vaccine seeks emergency approval
25.11.2021

Turkey's domestically developed COVID vaccine seeks emergency approval

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has vowed to make Turkovac available globally

EU ministers discuss rise in COVID-19 cases, Belarus border crisis
23.11.2021

EU ministers discuss rise in COVID-19 cases, Belarus border crisis

Bloc has underestimated challenge of vaccine hesitancy, says Slovenian top diplomat

Germany reports over 45,000 COVID cases, 309 deaths in a day
23.11.2021

Germany reports over 45,000 COVID cases, 309 deaths in a day

Hospitals are running out of beds in intensive care units as number of seriously ill coronavirus patients exceed 3,800

Pandemic panel urges vaccine-makers to agree on voluntary licensing
22.11.2021

Pandemic panel urges vaccine-makers to agree on voluntary licensing

Independent Panel for Pandemic Preparedness and Response urges WTO, WHO to gather meeting of major vaccine makers

Doctors in Uganda go on strike over low salaries
22.11.2021

Doctors in Uganda go on strike over low salaries

Patients suffer as medical activities suspended in all government hospitals in East African country