Coronavirus Immunity May Disappear Within Months, New Study Suggests

[ad_1] Of the study group, 60% showed a “potent” viral response in the first few weeks after infection. Paris: Patients who recover from coronavirus infections may lose their immunity to reinfection within months, according to research released on Monday that experts said could have a “significant” influence on how governments manage the pandemic. In the […]

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Coronavirus Live Updates: More Than 2.5 Lakh COVID-19 Cases In India, Over 6,900 Killed

[ad_1] The coronavirus pandemic has killed over 400,000 people worldwide till now. (File) New Delhi: Coronavirus cases in India have crossed 2.5 lakh as a surge in infections continued amid increasing relaxations allowed by the government following an over two-month nationwide lockdown. Over 6,900 people have died so far in the country. Shopping malls, religious […]

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COVID-19 Could See A Declining Trend By Mid-September: Report

[ad_1] India today reported the highest single-day spike of 9,971 coronavirus cases (File) New Delhi: COVID-19 pandemic in the country could see a declining trend by mid of September this year, according to the findings of mathematical analysis by Union Health Ministry officials. The study has pointed out that when the number of infected is […]

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Chinese Hackers Trying To Steal COVID-19 Vaccine Work Data: US Experts

[ad_1] Various countries are trying to develop coronavirus vaccine. (File) Washington: The US Federal Bureau of Investigation and cybersecurity experts believe Chinese hackers are trying to steal research on developing a vaccine against coronavirus, two newspapers reported on Monday. The FBI and Department of Homeland Security are planning to release a warning about the Chinese […]

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UK Reports 621 New COVID-19 Deaths, Total Crosses 28,000-Mark

[ad_1] UK is just behind Europe’s worst-hit country Italy. (File) London: The UK on Saturday announced 621 more deaths in the coronavirus outbreak, taking the overall cumulative number of deaths to 28,131, just behind Europe’s worst-hit country Italy. The government said that 182,260 people had tested positive for COVID-19, up 4,806 on Friday. But hospital […]

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Another ‘deeply respected’ Indian origin doctor dies due to coronavirus in UK

[ad_1] Kamlesh Kumar Masson, who gained medical qualifications from Utkal University in 1969 and practised for decades as a general practitioner in the UK, has died aged 78, making him the latest Indian-origin medical professional to fall victim to coronavirus. Masson was a GP in Thurrock, Essex, where his colleagues, patients and family paid him […]

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Clock is ticking, as Covid-19 puts Brexit on back-burner

[ad_1] The United Kingdom and the European Union were supposed to be at an advanced stage of trade talks now, but the coronavirus pandemic has pushed Brexit into the background, with latest talks by video-link on Friday described as ‘disappointing’. The UK symbolically left the EU in January and entered into a ‘transition’ phase until […]

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Over 26,000 Coronavirus Cases In India, Nearly 2,000 Cases In 24 Hours

[ad_1] COVID-19: India reported 49 deaths linked to the highly infectious coronavirus in the last 24 hours. New Delhi: India recorded 1,990 coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours – its biggest single-day spike so far – taking the total to 26, 496, including 824 deaths, the Union Health Ministry said this morning. Forty-nine deaths […]

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US regulator allows self-collection testing kit for Covid-19

[ad_1] The US drug regulator has given emergency-use authorization to a testing kit for Covid-19 that allows for the first time self-collection of sample by users at home, which can then be mailed for analysis. Called Pixel by LabCorp, these kits are expected to cost $119 a piece and will be first made available only […]

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Bengal Migrant Labourers Quarantined After Trekking 500 km From Odisha

[ad_1] Coronavirus: The group was stopped after having crossed over 500km. (Representational) Kalyani: Eleven migrant labourers of Murshidabad and Birbhum districts of West Bengal who had trekked all the way from Odisha were stopped by police around 200 km from their homes in Nadia district. The migrant workers are now quarantined in a building in […]

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