Monday, January 24, 2022

COVID-19

South African doctors fear new COVID variants could evolve in untreated HIV population – Sky News

South African doctors fear new COVID variants could evolve in untreated HIV population  Sky News‘COVID politics’  Philstar.comOmicron surge reminds world to come together  The Manila TimesIt won't end with Omicron  Dhaka TribuneTaking Omicron lightly is a gamble  Philstar.comView Full coverage on Google News Source link...

Covid-19 Restrictions Ireland: Expert points to ‘forgotten’ group that ‘could die’

An immunology expert has pointed to a "forgotten" group of people in the removal of nearly all restrictions that "could die". In an historic address to the nation, Taoiseach Micheal Martin announced the removal of nearly all...

COVID-19 vaccine passport protests in Europe draw thousands of people

Thousands of people gathered in European capitals Saturday to protest vaccine passports and other requirements governments have imposed in hopes of ending the coronavirus pandemic.Demonstrations took place in Athens, Helsinki, London, Paris and Stockholm.Marches in Paris drew hundreds of...

Dublin nightclubs open tonight as Copper Face Jacks will be closed

Freedom day is upon us and the capital's boozers are set for a big night as revellers take to the town to celebrate the end of nearly all Covid-19 restrictions. After almost two years of draconian rules,...

Poland’s former president and Solidarity leader Lech Walesa contracts COVID

Poland's former president and Solidarity pro-democracy movement leader Lech Walesa said on Friday that he has contracted COVID-19.The 78-year-old Nobel Peace Prize laureate said on Facebook that he was surprised to find out he is infected despite the three...

The Government is Giving Away Free At-Home Covid-19 Tests

We're nearing two years since we first grasped the scale of the Covid-19 pandemic. Despite the brief moment this summer when it felt like we were nearly back to normal, the Omicron variant is surging, and we're finally getting...

Social welfare Ireland: End of PUP payments confirmed after sweeping changes to Covid restrictions announced

The Government has confirmed that the Pandemic Unemployment Payment scheme will close to new applicants from tomorrow. The announcement comes after Taoiseach Micheal Martin confirmed a sweeping end to Covid restrictions from Saturday morning. Those...

Russia: Omicron cases triple in ten days while authorities ponder how to stem it

Daily new COVID-19 infections in Russia reached an all-time high as authorities blamed the highly contagious Omicron variant, which they expect to soon dominate the country's outbreak.Deputy prime minister Tatyana Golikova noted the "intensive spread of the Omicron variant"...

‘No tests, everyone is sick’: Bosnia faces its biggest COVID crisis yet

Hunkered down in his Sarajevo apartment for the fifth day in a row, Armin Redžić was not sure whether his increasingly worrying symptoms were those of a COVID-19 infection.When he started feeling weak, the radio journalist at the National...

Covid-19 Ireland LIVE: Taoiseach Micheal Martin to confirm lifting of restrictions with pubs and nightclubs to return

Welcome to Dublin Live's COVID-19 live blog as we will bring you all the latest news on the lifting of restrictions in Ireland. Taoiseach Micheal Martin is set to announce the lifting of restrictions in a state of the...

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US draws down Ukraine embassy presence as war fears mount

WASHINGTON — The State Department on Sunday ordered the families of all American personnel at the U.S. Embassy in Ukraine to leave the country...

Curfew Introduced in Hasakah After Islamic State Prison Attack Sparks Fighting

By 10:49AM January 24, 2022 A curfew was announced for the north-eastern Syrian city of Hasakah as intense fighting between Islamic State (IS) fighters and...

Victorian government unveils return-to-school plan

By 10:39AM January 24, 2022 The Victorian government has unveiled its return-to-school plan ahead of the commencement of term one. It includes a rapid antigen...

NBA All-Star Moment of the Night: Celtics’ Jayson Tatum emerges from slump with 51-point outburst

On Sunday, Celtics forward Jayson Tatum emerged from an abysmal slump in legendary fashion. In an afternoon win over the Wizards, Tatum erupted for 51...