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Hospitals under-pressure as
Covid cases rise in UK

LONDON: Hospitals in the south of England say they have seen a "real rise in pressure" as the number of Covid patients needing treatment increases. Saturday was described as...

Scientists say it would
take years for virus

Scientists say it would take years for-virus to evolve enough to-render-Covid-vaccines NEW YORK: As the new variant has been surfaced that causes COVID-19, experts urged caution, saying it...

Every six seconds
one diabetic dies

NEW DELHI: Did you know that every six seconds someone in the world dies from diabetes complications? Diabetes is the 7th leading cause of death in the world - more than that...

New strain of Covid-19
“out of control”

coronavirus cases in UK top 2,000,000, 27,052 new cases, deaths jump to 67,177, LONDON: Secretary of State for Health and Social Care Matt Hancock announced the discovery of...

New strain of Corona pandemic 70% more transmissible than the original: Prof Robert

LONDON: A leading scientist has revealed why the new strain of coronavirus is up to 70% more transmissible than the original. Prof Robert Dingwall sits on the New and Emerging Respiratory Virus Threats...

COVID-19 virus can cause blood-brain barrier; reveals new study

WASHINGTON: A new study by University of Washington Health Sciences/UW Medicine strongly claims that COVID-19 virus can show cognitive effects to the patients such as brain fog and fatigue. The study published...

India Health Ministry to discuss new Covid-19 strain found in UK

NEW DELHI: In a fresh development, the Union Health Ministry is going to conduct a high-level meeting on Monday to discuss the new Coronavirus strain found in the United Kingdom.

Pakistan negotiating with China, Russia to get vaccine

LAHORE: Country’s top health official has said that authorities are negotiating with China and Russia besides among others to procure coronavirus vaccines.“We are in talks with China, Russia and some other countries...

Govt warns to keep Christmas contact to a minimum due to corona pandemic,Tier-3 – very high alert – to affect 34m people

LONDON: People in the UK should keep social contact to a "minimum" over Christmas, a minister has warned, as millions of people prepare to move into England's toughest tier of coronavirus rules.

Mayor Sadiq Khan calls for schools to close early

LONDON: London's mayor Sadiq Khan has urged the government to ask all secondary schools and colleges in the capital to shut early ahead of Christmas. In a letter to ministers, Sadiq Khan...