Delta ‘Plus’ Covid variant may be more transmissible

A new mutated form of coronavirus that some are calling “Delta Plus” may spread more easily…

Covid-19: New mutation of Indian variant under close watch in UK

Officials are keeping a close watch on a new descendant of the Delta variant of Covid…

Colin Powell: Former US secretary of state dies of Covid complications

Tributes are being paid to former US Secretary of State Colin Powell, who has died of…

Grand Mosque in Mecca drops social distancing

MECCA, Saudi Arabia (AFP) – The Grand Mosque in the Muslim holy city of Mecca in…

Covid: US to lift travel ban for fully jabbed on 8 November

The US has said that it will reopen its borders to fully vaccinated travellers from 33…

Over 80% of COVID patients in SA hospitals are unvaccinated

Vaccines, hey? The Department of Health says that over 80% of COVID patients in our hospitals…

Virus lockdown extended for Australia’s capital

Australian authorities on Tuesday extended a coronavirus lockdown of the nation’s capital Canberra to mid-October, saying…

New Zealand to stay in lockdown, outbreak ‘yet to peak’

New Zealand extended a national Covid-19 lockdown Monday, with Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern saying a Delta…

Philippine capital back in lockdown over Delta fears

The Philippine capital Manila returned to lockdown Friday as authorities sought to slow the spread of…

Moderna says its COVID-19 shot 93pc effective six months after second dose

Moderna Inc said on Thursday its COVID-19 shot was about 93% effective through six months after…