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Covid Has Mutated, Should Be Renamed Says China's Medical Expert

China's approach to Covid which has emphasised widespread testing and the quarantining of positive cases in specialised facilities - should change from "passive detection" to "active prevention", with recuperation at home for light cases

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Pfizer Develops Oral Covid-19 Drug With Clear Creek Bio

Pfizer already has a COVID antiviral pill Paxlovid, which the drugmaker expects to generate about USD 22 billion in revenue this year

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Covid Was Man-made Virus, US Funded Wuhan Lab: Ex Wuhan Scientist

The epidemiologist Huff argues in his most recent book, "The Truth About Wuhan," that the pandemic was brought on by the US government's funding of coronaviruses in China. Huff's book excerpts have appeared in the UK tabloid, The Sun

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Chinese Cities Ease Curbs

Urumqi, the capital of the Xinjiang region and where the protests first erupted, will reopen malls, markets, restaurants and other venues from Monday, authorities said, ending strict lockdowns after months

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20% Entrepreneurs Felt Stressed Everyday In The Pandemic: Report

There was a significant layoff, with 34 per cent of the microbusinesses downsizing between the above time frames, the reports says

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Possibility Of Measles Outbreak Globally After Covid-19: WHO

In 2021, 9 million new cases of measles were reported worldwide and 1.28 lakh deaths occurred

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Disappointing Uptake Of Booster Doses In EU

The European average rate of re-vaccination, or receiving booster doses, was only 29 per cent in the groups of people considered to be at the highest risk, such as the elderly and immunocompromised

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China To Increase Monetary Stimulus As Growth Dips Due To The Lockdown

The State Council said in a statement that monetary tools “such as an RRR cut” will be used “in a timely and appropriate manner” to maintain reasonably ample liquidity

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Covid Could Be Behind Hair loss In Those Who Contacted It Says Survey

80 per cent of hair loss patients who came during the period had tested positive for COVID at some time. Out of these 90 per cent of women reported mild to severe hair loss and 85 per cent of men across age groups reported receding hairline and bald patches

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Sensex, Nifty End Flat; Investors Cautious Of Covid Situation In China

The benchmark S&P BSE Sensex gained 0.15 per cent or 91.62 points to close at 61,510.58, while the NSE Nifty 50 index added 0.13 per cent or 23.05 points to settle at 18,267.25

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This Should Be The Decade Of Research And Innovation In India: DG ICMR

Alex Ellis, British High Commission, while addressing the same event, said that the great leap in science comes with imagination combined with knowledge

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Rise In External Fraud Post COVID: PwC Survey

These in turn have led to new incidents of fraud: 52% of Indian companies experienced fraud or economic crime in the last 24 months and an overwhelming 95% of these have experienced new types of fraud as a result of the disruption caused by COVID-19

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Covid Vaccine Loses 25% Public Trust: Research

The researchers included a question in the 2022 survey, in which participants were asked whether their faith in the vaccine had changed

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Brazil Presidential Election: Former Prez Lula Defeats Incumbent Bolsonaro In Close Fight

Jair Bolsonaro’s defeat might have been led by the faltering economy, joblessness, rising inflation, government debt and mismanagement during the Covid-19 pandemic

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Dominant Variant In India Is Omicron And Its Sub-Lineages: INSACOG

The prevalence of BA.4 descendent lineages, including BA.4.6, decreased during the last week, whereas the prevalence of BA.2 descendent lineages (BA.2.X) remained constant last week

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