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US revises travel ratings for 110 nations; eases restrictions
- June 08, 2021 06:43 PM PDT | Furquan Moharkan
In a major sigh of relief for the sports lovers across the world, the US has eased travel restrictions on over 110 countries including Japan, just before the start of the Olympics. The new ratings by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...Read More...
India offers free COVID-19 vaccines to all as daily cases hit 68-day low
- June 07, 2021 06:12 PM PDT | Furquan Moharkan
Summary India has declared to offer free vaccines to all adults. The move comes a week after the top court lashed out at the central government for botched-up vaccine rollout. The daily cases in the country have slipped to a 68-day low. I...Read More...
The new economy: 6 ways how the coronavirus has changed the global economy
- June 02, 2021 06:25 PM PDT | Team Kalkine Media
Summary The lockdown period has brought about many necessary innovations and realizations pertaining to better and more efficient ways to conduct business. The COVID-19-led lockdowns have accelerated this trend as companies have been forced to ...Read More...
Zoom posts blockbuster earnings but cautious of slowdown
- June 01, 2021 05:48 PM PDT | Furquan Moharkan
Summary Revenue almost triples; earnings up 9x The company expects slowdown going forth. Shares zoom in the aftermarket. The revenues of Zoom Video Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZM) multiplied about three-times in the first quarter of curr...Read More...
Are smokers at higher risk from COVID-19? Here’s what WHO Chief says
- May 30, 2021 01:07 AM PDT | Chitranjan Kumar
Summary Tobacco smokers are more vulnerable to contracting COVID-19. Smokers face up to a 50% higher risk of developing severe disease and death from the coronavirus. The risk of developing cancers, heart disease and respiratory illnesses are ...Read More...
Where will you get Cash Prize Money to get Vaccinated?
- May 28, 2021 02:17 AM PDT | Kiara Khanna
California has announced one of the most luring vaccination lottery program called VAX FOR THE WIN today. Governor of California Gavin Newson revealed the state vaccine lottery of more than 116 million dollars in cash prizes to fully vaccinated Cal...Read More...
Africa’s predicament: WHO says the continent needs 20mn vaccine jabs urgently
- May 27, 2021 08:21 PM PDT | Tripti Joshi
COVID-19 vaccination campaigns across Africa are facing significant delays because of Oxford-AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine export ban imposed by India as the country grapples with the rapidly spreading strains of coronavirus. Oxford-As...Read More...
Was COVID-19 virus leaked from Wuhan lab? Biden seeks detailed report
- May 26, 2021 05:54 PM PDT | Furquan Moharkan
US President Joe Biden has upped the ante on investigation into the origins of the COVID-19 pandemic, ordering the US intelligence officials to conduct a detailed probe and report back in 90 days. The earlier investigation has zeroed in on tw...Read More...
COVID-19 Vaccine Development: A Glance at the Latest Updates around the World
- May 26, 2021 03:36 PM PDT | Tripti Joshi
With several global pharmaceutical companies launching their respective vaccines for the adult population, they are now evaluating them in adolescents, which form a sizeable section of the total population. Experts believe that herd immunity can on...Read More...
Breathonix’s COVID-19 breath test obtains conditional approval in Singapore
- May 24, 2021 05:08 PM PDT | Team Kalkine Media
Summary Singapore health authority has given provisional approval for the COVID-19 breath test developed by Breathonix. The COVID-19 breathalyzer detects the volatile organic compounds (VOCs) biomarkers and can generate findings within sixty se...Read More...