Tag: Covid19

China can’t hope for Singore to live with Covid-19, health economist says

China can’t hope for Singore to live with Covid-19, health economist says

Singor's "experiment" in living with the coronavirus - and the subsequent surge in infections - may not be a useful model for China to consider whe ...
China’s COVID-19 outbreak rises as cities battle to track infections

China’s COVID-19 outbreak rises as cities battle to track infections

China reported a fourth day of new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases in a handful of cities across China, prompting alarmed local ...
Chinese scientists are linking Covid-19 measures with a decrease in other infections

Chinese scientists are linking Covid-19 measures with a decrease in other infections

Strict measures to combat Covid-19 could have dramatically reduced the incidence of other infectious diseases in China's most populous province, ne ...
Science gets angry over the origins of Covid-19 on Twitter

Science gets angry over the origins of Covid-19 on Twitter

Stuart Neil's day job keeps him busy. He is a virologist at King's College London, studying how the coronavirus, which causes Covid-19, attacks th ...
WHO says Covid-19 cases worldwide are falling, but deaths in Europe are increasing

WHO says Covid-19 cases worldwide are falling, but deaths in Europe are increasing

The World Health Organization said the number of coronavirus cases worldwide had declined in the past week and continued a downward trend that bega ...
How a street in San Francisco survived the pandemic

How a street in San Francisco survived the pandemic

Hundreds of people packed up in just three blocks. They clutched jars of honey, boxes of fresh peas, and bouquets of flowers. Ba ...
In India’s t-shirt factory around the world, Covid-19 is setting child labor back by 20 years

In India’s t-shirt factory around the world, Covid-19 is setting child labor back by 20 years

Suma * turns the mustard-yellow sleeve over, smooths out the creases and neatly lays it in a pile. Next to it are two more stacks - one for neck a ...
COVID-19: Delta variant increases the risk of death by 133 percent

COVID-19: Delta variant increases the risk of death by 133 percent

Further evidence of the significantly greater virulence of the worrying SARS-CoV-2 variations is provided by a Canadian study, wit ...