Michigan on Saturday added 8,413 new COVID-19 cases, and 57 deaths, and posted the sixth weekly case increase in a row. The latest figures bring the state’s total number of deaths to 16,218 and cases to 692,206 since the virus reached Michigan in March 2020, according […]
Day: April 3, 2021
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenya has ordered an immediate suspension to the private importation of coronavirus vaccines, citing fears that otherwise counterfeit inoculations would get into the country. The National Emergency Response Committee said the move is meant to ensure transparency and accountability in the […]
Each event will be moderated by Shelina Davis, CEO of LPHI, and Dr. Earl Benjamin-Robinson, Director of LDH’s Office of Community Partnerships Health Equity. Local panelists will include each region’s medical director, faith-based leaders and community advocates.
Dallas County reported 294 more COVID-19 cases and 20 new coronavirus deaths Saturday. Among the latest victims were nine Dallas residents, including a man in his 50s who died in his home and three men in their 40s, 70s and 80s who each died in […]
The warning comes as suburban Cook County recorded a seven-day average of daily cases at 498, a spike mostly driven by the 20s, 30s, 50s and 40s age groups, in that order, according to this week’s figures. The positivity rate was 5% as of last […]
coronavirusApril 3, 2021 at 7:19 pm The Scottish Government has confirmed that no localised COVID-19 figures will be published until Tuesday, April 6, due to the bank holiday weekend. Figures for Scotland will still be updated daily, but breakdowns for each health service, such as […]
Kirstie McGrath, 30, of St Anthony’s Road, Rialto, and Niamh Mulready, 25, of Scarlet Row, Essex Street West, were arrested at Dublin Airport on Friday.
COVID-19: When will the UK get the Janssen (Johnson & Johnson) vaccine? And what others will come next?
Two COVID-19 vaccines are currently being administered in the UK – but there are several more that have been ordered and are yet to be approved. The Pfizer-BioNTech jab got the UK’s COVID-19 vaccine programme off to a start on 8 December after being given […]
Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan, in a letter, said registration of persons aged 45 years and above will continue to be permitted on Co-WIN portal, and asked the states/UTs to ensure universal vaccination of already registered healthcare workers (HCWs) and frontline workers (FLWs) at the […]
Earlier in the day, she chaired a Covid-19 review meet where all deputy commissioners, police commissioners and district police chiefs have been asked to focus on reducing the mortality rate and make efforts to increase contact tracing, testing. She also asked them to enhance the […]