COVID-19: Australia to withdraw or refund tens of thousands of fines | World News

A man in a mask walks near the Sydney Opera House

Australia’s largest state has said it will withdraw or refund tens of thousands of fines issued during the COVID pandemic after lawyers found some fines were invalid in a test case. Australian states and territories instituted strict restrictions during the pandemic, including limits on travel and movement outside the home. Police in New South Wales, … Read more

Covid-19: India logs 291 new cases, 2 deaths in 24 hours

India logged 291 Covd cases in past 24 hours. (PTI)

Covid-19 cases in India declined on Monday as the country logged 291 new coronavirus infections in the past 24 hours, taking the cumulative tally to 4,46,71,853, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Monday. With this, the country’s active caseload declined to 5,123. The active cases comprise 0.01 per cent of the total … Read more

Fauci on RSV, COVID-19 origins and what comes after retirement

Fauci on RSV, COVID-19 origins and what comes after retirement – CBS News Watch CBS News Dr. Anthony Fauci, President Biden’s chief medical adviser, discusses RSV infections, the origins of COVID-19 and what he plans to do after retiring at the end of the year. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking … Read more

India sees 343 fresh Covid-19 cases, 4 deaths in 24 hours

India logged 343 Covid-19 cases in the past 24 hours.

In India, the single-day rise of Covid-19 cases continue to remain above 300-mark with the country logging 343 fresh coronavirus infections that pushed its tally to 4,46,71,562, according to the Union Health Ministry data on Sunday.  With this, the country’s active caseload came down to 5,263, which accounts for 0.01% of the total infections. A … Read more

It’s game on for young Indians after covid-19

Around 33% of 2,000 casual gamers surveyed by PC maker HP said they are considering the option of gaming as a full-time career. (iStockphoto)

New Delhi: Playing video games in competitive tournaments and streaming gaming sessions on YouTube and Facebook Gaming have become full-time career options for many young Indians who took up gaming during the pandemic. The intent originally was to pass the time or make some money on the side, but these are now evolving into full-time … Read more

White House officials urge Americans to get the COVID-19 booster shot

White House officials urge Americans to get the COVID-19 booster shot – CBS News Watch CBS News The White House this week launched a six-week sprint aimed at convincing Americans to get their updated COVID-19 vaccine before the end of the year. CBS News Contributor Dr. Céline Gounder and Editor-at-Large for Public Health at Kaiser … Read more

Covid-19: India logs 347 fresh infections, 3 deaths in 24 hours

India logged over 300 fresh Covid-19 cases in the past 24 hours.

India has reported 347 fresh Covid-19 cases in the past 24 hours, taking the cumulative tally to 4,46,70,830, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Friday. With this, the country’s active caseload declined to 5,516, which constitute 0.01 per cent of the total infections. A decrease of 365 cases has been recorded in … Read more

Covid-19 isn’t slowing down in China. What it means for India

A health worker takes a swab sample from a resident to be tested for Covid-19 coronavirus in Jiayuguan, in China

Even as World Health Organisation (WHO) ensured that ‘the end of COVID is near’, the reality appears to be strikingly different, and the biggest example is China. The country on Thursday reported a record number of infections as well as the first deaths from the virus in months. Owing to the sudden rise, some restrictions … Read more

China expands lockdowns as COVID-19 cases hit daily record : NPR

Residents line up for COVID tests in Beijing, Thursday, Nov. 24, 2022. China is expanding lockdowns, including in a central city where factory workers clashed this week with police, as its number of COVID-19 cases hit a daily record. Ng Han Guan/AP hide caption toggle caption Ng Han Guan/AP Residents line up for COVID tests … Read more