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India’s variant may be driving the increase in infections there, but other variants from the Britain and South Africa have been widely reported.India’s variant may be driving the increase in infections there, but other variants from the Britain and South Africa have been widely reported.

What We Know about the COVID Variant from India

TAIPEI/JAKARTA (Reuters) -Taiwan became the latest place to ban arrivals from coronavirus-stricken India on Monday, as it moves to prevent new infections, with more nations reporting cases of a variant first identified in the subcontinent. The variant, B.1.617, has reached at least 17 countries, from Britain and Iran to Switzerland, sparking global concern and spurring several to close their borders to people travelling from India. Scientists are studying whether the variant, resulting from two key mutations to the outer "spike" portion of the virus that attaches to human cells, is driving an unexpected explosion in cases in India.TAIPEI/JAKARTA (Reuters) -Taiwan became the latest place to ban arrivals from coronavirus-stricken India on Monday, as it moves to prevent new infections, with more nations reporting cases of a variant first identified in the subcontinent. The variant, B.1.617, has reached at least 17 countries, from Britain and Iran to Switzerland, sparking global concern and spurring several to close their borders to people travelling from India. Scientists are studying whether the variant, resulting from two key mutations to the outer "spike" portion of the virus that attaches to human cells, is driving an unexpected explosion in cases in India.

Taiwan bars arrivals from India as Indonesia reports first cases of Indian COVID-19 variant

India is currently undergoing a devastating surge of COVID-19, with 400,000 daily cases two days in a row last week. Here's how to help.The country's daily toll for COVID-19 cases passed 400,000 two days in a row last week.

Where to Donate to Help India During COVID-19 Surge | Health.com

Mobility likely to rise during ‘mudik, prompting concerns of resurgenceMobility likely to rise during ‘mudik’, prompting concerns of resurgence

COVID-19 spike feared as new variants detected - Tue, May 4 2021 - The Jakarta Post

Just one case of the COVID-19 variant, B.1.617 from India, has been confirmed in Michigan in Clinton County, north of Lansing, as of Monday.Just one case of the COVID-19 variant, B.1.617 from India, has been confirmed in Michigan in Clinton County, north of Lansing, as of Monday.

One case of COVID-19 Indian variant found in Michigan; none in Oakland County | Local-news | theoaklandpress.com

Monday's roundup covers covid cases, herd immunity, travel orders, wasted vaccines, shot anxiety, ACA rules, drug pricing, opioids and more.Monday’s roundup covers covid cases, herd immunity, travel orders, wasted vaccines, shot anxiety, ACA rules, drug pricing, opioids and more.

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TAIPEI/JAKARTA: Taiwan became the latest place to ban arrivals from coronavirus-stricken India on Monday, as it moved to prevent new infections, with more nations reporting cases of a variant first identified in the subcontinent.TAIPEI/JAKARTA: Taiwan became the latest place to ban arrivals from coronavirus-stricken India on Monday, as it moved to prevent new infections, with more nations reporting cases of a variant first identified in the subcontinent.

Taiwan bars arrivals from India, Indonesia latest to report Indian variant

It seems fashionable to think the coronavirus crisis is over or is passing into memory thanks to vaccines and new protocols. It is not. The pyres in India are a reminder that COVID-19 is not gone, dissipated or any other wishful thinking. What does the Indian situation mean in the bigger picture? COVID-19 variants and pathogen management are going to be key factors, even asIt seems fashionable to think the coronavirus crisis is over or is passing into memory thanks to vaccines and new protocols. It is not. The pyres in India are a reminder that COVID-19 is not gone,

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Indonesia has recorded its first cases of a highly infectious COVID-19 variant first detected in India, the health minister says, as authorities implore peopl...Indonesia has recorded its first cases of a highly infectious COVID-19 variant first detected in India, the health minister says, as authorities implore peopl...

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Here's the latest from around the world on the pandemic. Here's the latest from around the world on the pandemic.

Coronavirus: Latest on COVID-19 from around the world - Tuesday, May 4 | Newshub

US News: The United States is concerned about the Covid-19 variant that has badly hit India, National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan has said as he asserted tUS News: The United States is concerned about the Covid-19 variant that has badly hit India, National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan has said as he asserted t

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The government is on "high alert" for the Covid-19 variant currently circulating in India, health minister Dr Zweli Mkhize said on Monday.The government is on "high alert" for the Covid-19 variant currently circulating in India, health minister Dr Zweli Mkhize said on Monday.

Government on 'high alert' for new Covid-19 variant from India: Mkhize

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TAIPEI/JAKARTA- Taiwan became the latest place to ban arrivals from coronavirus-stricken India on Monday, as it moves to prevent new infections, with more nations reporting cases of a variant first identified in the subcontinent. TAIPEI/JAKARTA- Taiwan became the latest place to ban arrivals from coronavirus-stricken India on Monday, as it moves to prevent new infections, with more nations reporting cases of a variant first identified in the subcontinent.

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The Department of Health said it noted concerns about the B.1.617 variant and said it has not been detected in South Africa, on Monday, 3 May.The Department of Health said it noted concerns about the B.1.617 variant and said it has not been detected in South Africa, on Monday, 3 May.

No B.1.617 variant in SA: Mkhize addresses public’s COVID-19 concerns

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The World Health Organization considers positivity rates above 5% to be of concern. The World Health Organization considers positivity rates above 5% to be of concern. 

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Health Minister Zweli Mkhize said the Covid-19 situation in India and the increasing infections is a concern for South Africa.Health Minister Zweli Mkhize said the Covid-19 situation in India and the increasing infections is a concern for South Africa.

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The institute says South Africa has not reported the B.1.617 variant.The institute says South Africa has not reported the B.1.617 variant.

NICD: New COVID-19 variant in India not detected in SA | eNCA

South Africa registered 1,980 new Covid-19 cases, bringing the cumulative total to 1,584,064. A further 11 Covid-19-related deaths were reported, taking total deaths to 54,417.South Africa registered 1,980 new Covid-19 cases, bringing the cumulative total to 1,584,064. A further 11 Covid-19-related deaths were reported, taking total deaths to 54,417.

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The National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) published its latest Covid-19 modelling report, looking at how the spread of the virus could accelerate…The National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) published its latest Covid-19 modelling report, looking at how the spread of the virus could accelerate in the coming months, bringing about a third wave of infections locally.

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Experts suspect the unique mutation of the variant of the coronavirus first detected in India is behind the humanitarian crisis. But it's not contained to India — the variant has spread to more than a dozen countries, so here's what we know about it.Experts suspect the unique mutation of the variant of the coronavirus first detected in India is behind the humanitarian crisis. But it's not contained to India — the variant has spread to more than a dozen countries, so here's what we know about it.

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TAIPEI: Taiwan became the latest place to ban arrivals from coronavirus-stricken India on Monday (May 3), as it moves to prevent new infections, ...TAIPEI: Taiwan became the latest place to ban arrivals from coronavirus-stricken India on Monday (May 3), as it moves to prevent new infections, ...

Taiwan bars arrivals from India amid COVID-19 crisis - CNA

The province could face a more severe third wave of infections compared to the second surge, according to two of the five scenarios presentedThe province could face a more severe third wave of infections compared to the second surge, according to two of the five scenarios presented

Gauteng could be hit harder in third wave, say Covid-19 modellers

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Authorities in Indonesia, which is the world's largest Muslim-majority country, bans the traditional mass exodus where people visit relatives for the Eid al-Fitr festival for a second yearAuthorities in Indonesia, which is the world's largest Muslim-majority country, bans the traditional mass exodus where people visit relatives for the Eid al-Fitr festival for a second year

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The United States is concerned about the COVID-19 variant that has badly hit India, National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan has said as he asserted that the Biden administration is "proud" of its aid efforts so far despite bipartisan criticism of itsThe United States is concerned about the COVID-19 variant that has badly hit India, National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan has said as he asserted that the Biden administration is "proud" of its aid efforts so far despite bipartisan criticism of its

Concerned Over Spread Of Covid Variant That Has Hit India: US Top Official

Indonesia last week stopped issuing visas for foreigners who had been in India in the previous 14 days.. Read more at straitstimes.com.SE Asia News -Indonesia last week stopped issuing visas for foreigners who had been in India in the previous 14 days.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

Indonesia finds two cases of Indian Covid-19 variant in Jakarta, SE Asia News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

SEOUL - South Korea is banking on the arrival of nearly 14 million doses of coronavirus vaccine by June, officials said on Monday, to boost an immunisation drive that could lose momentum due to dwindling supplies as result of shipment delays.SEOUL - South Korea is banking on the arrival of nearly 14 million doses of coronavirus vaccine by June, officials said on Monday, to boost an immunisation drive that could lose momentum due to dwindling supplies as result of shipment delays.

South Korea counts on large shipments of vaccines arriving in coming weeks

The latest nation to report the B.1.617 variant is Uganda, with Kenyans fearing that variant could get into the country The latest nation to report the B.1.617 variant is Uganda, with Kenyans fearing that variant could get into the country

New vaccine effective against deadly Indian strain, research shows - Daily Monitor

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