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FDA grants emergency use for COVID breath test

Test provides results in less than 3 minutes.

14-04-2022, 17:51

China accuses US of 'weaponizing' extended Shanghai lockdown

As Shanghai remains under a strict lockdown, the US has ordered all non-emergency consular staff to leave the city.

13-04-2022, 03:01

House speaker Nancy Pelosi tests positive for coronavirus

Nancy Pelosi, 81, to quarantine consistent with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidance.

8-04-2022, 13:30

COVID cases rise in the UK as new variant discovered

Record 4.9M tested positive in week up to March 26; tour agencies warn of travel disruption during Easter.

5-04-2022, 22:54

Sweden abolishes COVID-19 law

All coronavirus restrictions lifted in country as of Feb. 9

1-04-2022, 23:33

WHO warns of virulent Covid variant risk

The WHO released its updated Covid-19 Strategic Preparedness, Readiness and Response Plan, with the organisation's chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus hoping it will be the last.

30-03-2022, 22:04

Switzerland to lift all COVID restrictions from Friday

Government says masks on public transport will no longer be compulsory.

30-03-2022, 21:49

New Zealand scraps outdoor masking, some Covid vaccine mandates

New Zealand has had some of the world's toughest virus restrictions.

24-03-2022, 19:32

Germany reports daily record of nearly 320,000 new COVID-19 cases

About 75% of hospitals experiencing problems due to staff members getting sick or exposed to virus.

24-03-2022, 00:28