Wednesday, May 12, 2021
Home News COVID-19

COVID-19

Algorithm to track COVID-19 mutations created

The new algorithm will quickly identify mutations of the COVID-19 coronavirus and determine the genetic subtype of the pathogen that a particular...

Wuhan laboratory head denies accusations of engineering COVID-19

The head of the Wuhan Institute of Virology, Yuan Zhiming, said in an interview with CGTN that there is no evidence of...

Trump suspends WHO funding

Washington is to abruptly stop making contributions to the WHO’s budget while investigating the organizations alleged mistakes in responding to the COVID-19...

Brazil stops testing chloroquine as a COVID-19 drug candidate

Clinical trials of chloroquine, an anti-malarial drug, which initially showed high promise in the fight against COVID-19, have been suspended in Brazil....

Interpol busts mask fraud scheme in the Netherlands and Ireland

Fraudsters from Netherlands, with the help of an Irish company, launched a fraudulent scheme for the sale of protective masks in Germany...

The UN called for combating domestic violence during COVID-19 isolation

Women are now often trapped with partners prone to abuse, the UN Secretary General said. UN Secretary General António...

Apple and Google Partner to Create Covid Tracking App

On Friday, Apple and Google announced their intent to build a contact tracing tool that will work to ‘track’ the coronavirus; helping...

Yelp Lays off 1000; Furloughs 1100 Workers

In response to the coronavirus outbreak, crowd-sourced review site Yelp announced they will layoff 1000 workers, and furlough an additional 1100; all...

Intelligence warned about the effects of coronavirus in November 2019

In November of 2019, concerns were expressed that the novel coronavirus could pose a serious threat to US troops in Asia.

The Right Wing’s War on Science

There’s no doubt what we're currently experiencing will make its way into the history books. The effects of the coronavirus have been...

Boris Johnson spends the night in ICU unit due to COVID-19 symptoms worsening

UK Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, was moved to intensive care on Monday after being checked into the the hospital on Sunday.

Surgeon General: “Next week is going to be our Pearl Harbor moment”

Jerome Adams, Surgeon General of the US made it extremely clear on Sunday that the coming week would be a major test...

Most Read

Trump Impeached! Again… v 2.0

A week is left before the inauguration of the new US president, and the Democrats want to teach the former leader a...

Ex-CFTC head Gary Gensler to head SEC

Financier Gary Gensler will take over as head of the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Most likely the...

US House of Representatives considers impeachment against Trump

The US House of Representatives has begun to consider the issue of impeachment of incumbent President Donald Trump. An...

Coronavirus vaccinations begin in the United States

Vaccination against coronavirus will begin on Monday in the United States, but in some states it may start only on Tuesday, the...