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COVID-19 variant B.1.1529

Countries should accelerate vaccinations, stresses WHO as new variant poses high risk

The emergence of the omicron variant has fulfilled predictions of scientists who warned the elevated transmission of virus

30 Nov 2021 9:18 AM

States, UTs told to tighten COVID-19 testing for international travellers

The instruction comes after reports of multiple cases of a new COVID-19 variant beinf reported in Botswana, South Africa and Hong Kong

26 Nov 2021 10:56 AM