The U.S. is investigating the origins of COVID-19. Here’s what’s known about the probe

The U.S. is investigating the origins of COVID-19. Here’s what’s known about the probe By Christina Larson And Nomaan Merchant The Associated Press Posted June 9, 2021 7:19 am 0:26 China’s foreign ministry firmly denies Wuhan lab linked to COVID-19 outbreak WATCH: China's foreign ministry firmly denies Wuhan lab linked to COVID-19 outbreak. comments Leave a comment facebook Share this…

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‘The world is watching us’: Pressure mounts for Canada to share surplus COVID-19 vaccines

‘The world is watching us’: Pressure mounts for Canada to share surplus COVID-19 vaccines By David Lao Global News Posted June 3, 2021 9:55 pm     Updated June 3, 2021 10:29 pm 2:02 U.S. to allocate 75% of unused COVID-19 vaccine to developing nations, Canada WATCH ABOVE: U.S. to allocate 75% of unused COVID-19 vaccine to developing nations. comments…

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Vaccinating kids against COVID-19 ‘not a high priority,’ WHO says

Vaccinating kids against COVID-19 ‘not a high priority,’ WHO says By Staff The Associated Press Posted June 3, 2021 2:12 pm 2:45 Coronavirus: Vaccine nationalism puts world on brink of ‘catastrophic moral failure,’ says WHO chief WATCH ABOVE: Coronavirus: Vaccine nationalism puts world on brink of 'catastrophic moral failure,’ says WHO chief – Jan 18, 2021 comments Leave a comment…

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China’s Sinovac vaccine gets emergency use approval from WHO

China’s Sinovac vaccine gets emergency use approval from WHO By Stephanie Nebehay Reuters Posted June 1, 2021 11:35 am     Updated June 1, 2021 11:45 am 0:41 WHO approves Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use WATCH: WHO approves Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via…

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COVID-19 variants given new names using Greek alphabet, WHO says

COVID-19 variants given new names using Greek alphabet, WHO says By Emma Farge Reuters Posted June 1, 2021 6:59 am     Updated June 1, 2021 7:00 am 5:54 How likely is a universal vaccine to combat all variants? Doctor answers your COVID-19 questions WATCH: How likely is a universal vaccine to combat all variants? Doctor answers your COVID-19 questions…

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Vietnam seeks to contribute to COVAX through domestic COVID-19 vaccine production

Vietnam seeks to contribute to COVAX through domestic COVID-19 vaccine production By Staff Reuters Posted June 1, 2021 12:31 am 0:59 ‘Scandalous inequity:’WHO urges rich countries to get more vaccines for poorer countries WATCH: ‘Scandalous inequity:’WHO urges rich countries to get more vaccines for poorer countries – May 24, 2021 comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook…

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WHO preparing proposal for next study into origins of COVID-19

WHO preparing proposal for next study into origins of COVID-19 By Staff Reuters Posted May 28, 2021 6:50 am     Updated May 28, 2021 6:53 am 0:44 China denies Wuhan lab staff fell ill before COVID-19 outbreak disclosed WATCH: China denies Wuhan lab staff fell ill before COVID-19 outbreak disclosed. comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on…

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U.S. urges WHO to begin 2nd phase of COVID-19 origin investigation in China

U.S. urges WHO to begin 2nd phase of COVID-19 origin investigation in China By Stephanie Nebehay Reuters Posted May 27, 2021 6:10 pm 1:58 Trudeau says Canada supports U.S. investigation into the origins of COVID-19 WATCH: Trudeau says Canada supports U.S. investigation into the origins of COVID-19 comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this…

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Biden calls for further investigation into origins of COVID-19

Biden calls for further investigation into origins of COVID-19 By Trevor Hunnicutt and Timothy Ahmann Reuters Posted May 26, 2021 1:12 pm     Updated May 26, 2021 1:14 pm 0:37 U.S. calls for 2nd investigation into COVID-19 origins WATCH: U.S. calls for 2nd investigation into COVID-19 origins comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share…

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‘Scandalous inequity’: WHO says 75% of vaccines given out in just 10 countries

‘Scandalous inequity’: WHO says 75% of vaccines given out in just 10 countries By Stephanie Nebehay Reuters Posted May 24, 2021 7:40 am     Updated May 24, 2021 9:16 am 0:59 ‘Scandalous inequity:’WHO urges rich countries to get more vaccines for poorer countries WATCH: The COVID-19 pandemic is being perpetuated by a "scandalous inequity" in vaccine distribution, the head…

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G20 leaders snub COVID-19 vaccine patent waiver, watering down WHO funding commitments

G20 leaders snub COVID-19 vaccine patent waiver, watering down WHO funding commitments By Francesco Guarascio Reuters Posted May 18, 2021 12:09 pm     Updated May 18, 2021 12:10 pm 2:09 Canada still undecided on vaccine patent waivers WATCH: Canada still undecided on vaccine patent waivers – May 9, 2021 comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook…

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U.S. schools should continue to use masks, latest CDC guidance says

U.S. schools should continue to use masks, latest CDC guidance says By Staff Reuters Posted May 15, 2021 5:30 pm     Updated May 15, 2021 5:57 pm 2:12 COVID-19 vaccinated Americans can avoid using masks in most places, CDC says WATCH ABOVE: COVID-19 vaccinated Americans can avoid using masks in most places, CDC says. comments Leave a comment facebook…

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U.S. officials hope new mask advice drives vaccine uptake, but WHO urges caution

U.S. officials hope new mask advice drives vaccine uptake, but WHO urges caution By Susan Heavey and Caroline Humer Reuters Posted May 14, 2021 11:18 am 2:43 U.S. CDC relaxes face mask guidelines for fully vaccinated people WATCH: U.S. CDC relaxes face mask guidelines for fully vaccinated people comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share…

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‘The lost month of February’: COVID-19 was preventable, report shows

‘The lost month of February’: COVID-19 was preventable, report shows By Katie Dangerfield Global News Posted May 12, 2021 2:32 pm     Updated May 12, 2021 4:05 pm 3:03 COVID-19 pandemic could have been prevented, report shows WATCH: COVID-19 pandemic could have been prevented, report shows comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this…

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Indian COVID-19 deaths surpass a quarter million as scientists race to trace variant

Indian COVID-19 deaths surpass a quarter million as scientists race to trace variant By Staff Reuters Posted May 12, 2021 1:15 am 2:54 Volunteers collect ashes of India’s COVID-19 dead as country sees more tragic scenes in hospitals WATCH: Volunteers collect ashes of India's COVID-19 dead as country sees more tragic scenes in hospitals comments Leave a comment facebook Share…

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Rare but deadly ‘black fungus’ adds to India’s COVID-19 struggle

Rare but deadly ‘black fungus’ adds to India’s COVID-19 struggle By Josh K. Elliott Global News Posted May 11, 2021 2:32 pm 2:55 WHO classifies COVID-19 variant first identified in India as being of global concern WATCH: The World Health Organization (WHO) said Monday that the coronavirus variant first identified in India was being classified as a variant of global…

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WHO grants emergency approval for China’s Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine

WHO grants emergency approval for China’s Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine By Jamey Keaten The Associated Press Posted May 7, 2021 1:34 pm 1:03 WHO approves Sinopharm’s COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use WATCH: WHO approves Sinopharm's COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via WhatsApp twitter Share this item on…

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WHO experts express ‘low confidence’ in Sinopharm’s COVID-19 vaccine data

WHO experts express ‘low confidence’ in Sinopharm’s COVID-19 vaccine data By Stephanie Nebehay Reuters Posted May 5, 2021 12:21 pm     Updated May 5, 2021 1:42 pm 2:19 Concerns over Canada’s reliance on China-made COVID-19 vaccine WATCH ABOVE: Concerns over Canada's reliance on China-made COVID-19 vaccine – Aug 22, 2020 comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on…

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EU starts rolling review of China’s Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine

EU starts rolling review of China’s Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine By Mike Corder The Associated Press Posted May 4, 2021 7:48 am 1:07 EU recommends opening up to foreign travellers this summer amid COVID-19 WATCH: EU recommends opening up to foreign travellers this summer amid COVID-19 comments Leave a comment facebook Share this item on Facebook whatsapp Share this item via…

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As India’s healthcare system crumbles to COVID-19, medical students bulwark of pandemic

As India’s healthcare system crumbles to COVID-19, medical students bulwark of pandemic By Neha Mehrotra And Aniruddha Ghosal The Associated Press Posted April 27, 2021 7:52 am     Updated April 27, 2021 9:46 am 2:00 India’s doctors beg for oxygen supplies as COVID-19 crisis worsens WATCH: India's doctors beg for oxygen supplies as COVID-19 crisis worsens. comments Leave a…

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