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Coronavirus: Another govt move to help pubic to boost spending

LONDON: In wake of deteriorating economic condition of the public due to deadly coronavirus pandemic, UK chancellor Rishi Sunak is considering giving vouchers worth £500 to adults and £250 to children to boost spending...

Scientists say coronavirus is airborne, ask WHO to revise recommendations

NEW YORK: Hundreds of scientists say there is evidence that novel coronavirus in smaller particles in the air can infect people and are calling for the World Health Organisation to revise recommendations, the New York Times reported...

Dr. Tom warns against places where Covid-19 may emerge

LONDON: The coronavirus may have been lying dormant across the world until emerging under favourable environmental conditions, rather than originating in China, an expert has claimed. Dr Tom Jefferson, from the...

Researchers find asthma does not increase the severity of coronavirus

NEW YORK: Asthma does not appear to increase the risk for a person contracting COVID-19 or influence its severity, according to a team of Rutgers researchers. The recent research was published...

China study warns of possible new pandemic virus from pigs

BEIJING: A new flu virus found in Chinese pigs has become more infectious to humans and needs to be watched closely in case it becomes a potential “pandemic virus”, a study said, although experts...

Less insidious coronavirus test likely to available by September

LONDON: In wake of uncertain situation related to deadly coronavirus, a ray of hope and satisfaction has been surfaced with encouraging news that researchers hope a coronavirus test that does not require a swab of...

Leicester has ‘unusually high’ incidence of Covid in children; says Matt Hancock

LONDON: Health Secretary Matt Hancock has said that there was an "unusually high" incidence of coronavirus in children in Leicester. He told BBC Breakfast on Tuesday that while work was still being done to understand...

New figures show rate of corona infection across UK shrinking

LONDON: The rate of spread of the coronavirus infection across the UK is shrinking, new figures published by the Government show. For the UK as a whole, the current growth rate is minus 4% to...

Health experts warn UK must start preparing for second Covid-19 wave

LONDON: Health experts have warned against second Covid wave and have called for an urgent review to ensure Britain is properly prepared for the “real risk” of a second wave of coronavirus.

New study reveals South Asian people most likely to die from Coronavirus, diabetic people...

LONDON: Despite the effects of Covid-19 pandemic are going down with the passage of time, a new study reveals that South Asian people are the most likely group to die from Covid-19 after being admitted...