New Zealand marks 100 days of virus elimination

New Zealand on Sunday marked 100 days since it stamped out the spread of the coronavirus, a rare bright spot in a world that continues to be ravaged by the disease. Life has returned to normal for many people in the South Pacific nation of 5 million, as they attend rugby games at packed stadiums and sit down in bars […]

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We rely on reason: resorts to fear guests-rush

The Corona-pandemic keeps the world in suspense: More than 17 million people are infected worldwide with the Coronavirus, 214.577 of them in Germany. "We rely on Vernunft": Seaside resorts of fear guests-rush The Baltic sea resort of Boltenhagen is anticipating the weekend with up to 20,000 visitors. "The great weather prospects are for a rush on our beaches erwarten", mayor […]

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30 Sickened by Coronavirus After Attending Minnesota Funeral: ‘We Tried to Do Everything Right’

After attending a funeral last month in a rural Minnesota town, 30 people were sickened with the novel coronavirus. Stephanie Schindler — whose father Francis Perreault had suffered from Parkinson’s disease and a number of strokes before his death at 78 — told the Star Tribute that although many attendees wore masks and kept a safe distance from one another […]

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Indian serum institute to make 100 million virus vaccine doses

Up to 100 million COVID-19 vaccine doses could be made available for poorer countries by 2021 under a deal struck Friday for production at the Serum Institute of India. The deal was announced by Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, for production of two different potential vaccines at SII, the world’s largest vaccine manufacturer by volume. The vaccines will be priced at […]

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