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CNN: The novel coronavirus has infected more than 20 million people globally and killed more than 742,000. Here are some of today’s key developments: Doubts build over Russian vaccine: Germany’s Health Minister Jens Spahn has accused Moscow of failing to be transparent over its research and said the country’s approved vaccine could be “dangerous.” Russia’s case […]

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CNN: Russian President Vladimir Putin says Russia has approved a “world-first” Covid-19 vaccine, but experts are skeptical about safety and effectiveness. “We have no data on this,” CNN’s Dr. Sanjay Gupta said on “New Day.” Gupta said he would not feel comfortable taking the vaccine, dubbed Sputnik-V, because of the lack of information about it. Gupta said […]

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BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) – Batting icon Brian Lara on Wednesday shot down rumours he had tested positive for the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19). In a post on the social networking service Instagram, the former West Indies captain said it was important he addressed the “wrongful information” in order to halt its further spread. “I have read […]

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(BBC) — The head of the World Health Organization (WHO) has said that while there is hope for a vaccine against Covid-19, one might never be found. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus told a news briefing there was “no silver bullet at the moment – and there might never be”. Mr Tedros implored people around the world […]

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By Rachel Schraer, Health Reporter (BBC) — The coronavirus that is menacing the world right now is not the same as the coronavirus that first emerged in China. Sars-Cov-2, the official name of the virus that causes the disease Covid-19, and continues to blaze a path of destruction across the globe, is mutating. But, while […]

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By Tiffany Taylor, STAR Writer (JAMAICA STAR) — “I wish coronavirus would stay. It’s the first I’ve ever experienced such peace and quiet in nine years!” These are the words of Michael Williams, president of the Hope Pastures Citizens’ Association, who is concerned that the re-opening of the entertainment sector could bring disturbance. “There are […]

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CNBC:– More than six months after the coronavirus emerged in Wuhan, China, the “once-in-a-century pandemic” continues to accelerate, World Health Organization Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said Thursday. “The virus can be brought under control,” he said in his opening remarks to a member states mission briefing in Geneva. “But in most of the world, the virus […]

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CNN:-Kanye West is taking off his MAGA hat. That’s just one of the revelations from a four-hour Forbes interview conducted Tuesday with the rapper/mogul/aspiring politician that was released on Wednesday. West, who has been widely criticized because of his support of President Donald Trump, reportedly told the publication he has lost confidence in the commander […]

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By Bob Fredericks (NEW YORK POST) — A new study has found that the antimalarial drug hydroxychloroquine helped COVID-19 patients better survive in the hospital. A team at Henry Ford Health System in southeast Michigan said Thursday that a study of 2,541 hospitalized patients found that those given the drug were far less likely to […]

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