India reports another record daily rise in COVID infections

Aljazeera – India has reported a record daily increase of 217,353 Covid-19 infections over the last 24 hours, health ministry data showed – the eighth record daily increase in the…

Germany first EU country to use antibody ‘cocktails’ to fight COVID-19

Germany will become the first EU country to use antibody cocktails to fight COVID-19.   Two hundred thousand “monoclonal antibody therapies” developed by U.S. pharmaceutical giants Eli Lilly and Regeneron…

Coronavirus: Japan to study cases of people infected even after vaccination

Japan plans to collect data from people who become infected with the novel coronavirus even after they receive vaccinations to assess how vaccines may help prevent the spread of the…

Coronavirus: Brazil approves emergency use of vaccines from AstraZeneca and China’s Sinovac

Brazilian health regulator Anvisa on Sunday approved emergency use of Covid-19 vaccines from China’s Sinovac Biotech and Britain’s AstraZeneca, kicking off immunisations as the pandemic enters a deadly second wave.…

Virus changes Hollywood, maybe forever

With Hollywood halting movie production, theaters operating at reduced capacities or closed nationwide and studios switching to streaming services, analysts say the COVID-19 pandemic may change the movie industry forever.…