coronavirus

Russia records 5,089 daily COVID-19 cases

Russia records 5,089 daily COVID-19 cases

Russia’s COVID-19 case tally rose by 5,089 over the past day to 18,283,706, the anti-coronavirus crisis center reported on Friday. In relative terms, the growth rate reached 0.03%. As many as 2,081 people were …

Russia records 4,927 daily COVID-19 cases

Russia records 4,927 daily COVID-19 cases

Russia’s COVID-19 case tally rose by 4,927 over the past day to 18,278,617, the anti-coronavirus crisis center reported on Thursday. In relative terms, the growth rate reached 0.03%. As many as 2,117 people were …

North Korea's suspected COVID-19 cases near two million

North Korea's suspected COVID-19 cases near two million

North Korea on Thursday reported 262,270 more suspected COVID-19 cases as its pandemic caseload neared 2 million - a week after the country acknowledged the outbreak and scrambled to slow infections in its unvaccinated population. North …

Russia opens land borders with Georgia

Russia opens land borders with Georgia

Russian citizens are allowed to enter Georgia by land without any special permission starting from May 17, according to a document published on the official Internet portal of legal information of Russia. Previously, during …

Russia records 4,122 daily COVID-19 cases

Russia records 4,122 daily COVID-19 cases

Russia’s COVID-19 case tally rose by 4,122 over the past day to 18,268,958, the anti-coronavirus crisis center reported on Tuesday. In relative terms, the growth rate reached 0.02%. As many as 2,772 people were …

North Korea reports another fever surge amid COVID-19 crisis

North Korea reports another fever surge amid COVID-19 crisis

North Korea on Tuesday reported another large jump in illnesses believed to be COVID-19 and encouraged good health habits as a mass outbreak spreads through its unvaccinated population and military officers were deployed to distribute …

WHO: COVID-19 may spread rapidly in North Korea

WHO: COVID-19 may spread rapidly in North Korea

The World Health Organization warned on Monday that COVID-19 may spread rapidly in North Korea, where it said vaccination programmes had yet to begin. “With the country yet to initiate COVID-19 vaccination, there is risk that the …

Russia records 4,543 daily COVID-19 cases

Russia records 4,543 daily COVID-19 cases

Russia’s COVID-19 case tally rose by 4,543 over the past day to 18,264,836, the anti-coronavirus crisis center reported on Monday. In relative terms, the growth rate reached 0.02%. As many as 1,127 people were …

Russia records 4,896 daily COVID-19 cases

Russia records 4,896 daily COVID-19 cases

Russia’s COVID-19 case tally rose by 4,896 over the past day to 18,250,290, the anti-coronavirus crisis center reported on Friday. In relative terms, the growth rate reached 0.03%. As many as 2,506 people were …

Half of Covid survivors show symptom even 2 years after

Half of Covid survivors show symptom even 2 years after

Two years after getting infected with COVID-19, half of people hospitalised with the infection have at least one symptom, a follow-up study by the medical journal The Lancet reported. The Lancet Respiratory Medicine in a study said …

Beijing to conduct 3 more rounds of mass COVID-19 testing

Beijing to conduct 3 more rounds of mass COVID-19 testing

Beijing will conduct three additional rounds of mass nucleic acid testing in 12 districts from May 13 to May 15, as the Chinese capital races against time to contain the latest resurgence of COVID-19 infections. The 12 districts include …

Biden reveals number of Covid-19 deaths in U.S.

Biden reveals number of Covid-19 deaths in U.S.

Americans must not "grow numb" to the sorrow of the coronavirus pandemic, U.S. President Joe Biden said Thursday, as he marked 1 million Covid-19 deaths in the United States. Biden urged the country to remain …

Russia records 4,065 daily COVID-19 cases

Russia records 4,065 daily COVID-19 cases

Russia’s COVID-19 case tally rose by 4,065 over the past day to 18,245,394, the anti-coronavirus crisis center reported on Thursday. In relative terms, the growth rate reached 0.02%. As many as 3,353 people were …

First COVID-19 case confirmed in North Korea

First COVID-19 case confirmed in North Korea

The North Korean authorities have confirmed the first coronavirus case in the country, the Korean Central News Agency stated in a statement released on Thursday. "A major emergency has occurred in the country, the anti-pandemic …

Russia records 4,102 daily COVID-19 cases

Russia records 4,102 daily COVID-19 cases

Russia’s COVID-19 case tally rose by 4,102 over the past day to 18,241,329, the anti-coronavirus crisis center reported on Wednesday. In absolute terms, the growth rate was the lowest since April 17, 2020. In relative terms, the …

Bill Gates tests positive for COVID-19

Bill Gates tests positive for COVID-19

Bill Gates, co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, announced Tuesday that he has tested positive for COVID-19.  "I'm experiencing mild symptoms and am following the experts' advice by isolating until …