"Swine Flu" Pandemic
Second EMERCOM flight with anti-Covid aid lands in India
The second Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations (EMERCOM) flight with a shipment of anti-Covid aid for India has landed in the Indira Gandhi International Airport, a TASS correspondent …
U.S. to deliver $100 mln emergency COVID-19 assistance to India
The United States will deliver emergency COVID-19 assistance to the tune of over $100 mln to India in the coming days, the White House announced on its website on Wednesday.
"Reflecting the United …
Nearly 1.3 mln EpiVacCorona vaccine doses go into civil circulation in Russia
Some 1.3 mln doses of the EpiVacCorona COVID-19 jab have entered civil circulation in Russia, the anti-coronavirus crisis center stated on its website on Wednesday.
"As of April 26, 2021, some …
Almost 5.7 million people contracted coronavirus worldwide in past week
Almost 5.7 million novel coronavirus cases were registered worldwide in the past week, which is 8% more than during the previous seven-day period, the World Health Organization (WHO) said a weekly …
Number of COVID-2019 cases across globe up by over 657,000 in past day
More than 657,000 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus infection were registered worldwide in the past day, with the overall number of such cases exceeding 147.53 million, the World Health …
Ecuador’s president-elect asks Putin for help in getting COVID-19 vaccines
Ecuador’s President-Elect Guillermo Lasso has sent a letter to Russian President Vladimir Putin, asking him to help the South American country purchase COVID-19 vaccines.
"I have sent a letter …
Turkey imposes full lockdown until May 17
Turkey’s authorities will introduce a full lockdown across the country from April 29 until May 17 amid the COVID-19 spread, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced after the cabinet’s …
Head of Germany’s Saxony state calls for recognizing Sputnik V vaccinations
The German authorities should recognize inoculations with vaccines not approved in the European Union, Minister President of Germany's federal state of Saxony Michael Kretschmer said in an interview …
EU to accept tourists inoculated with vaccines approved by European regulator
European Union countries will accept tourists inoculated with vaccines approved by the European Medicines Agency (EMA), European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said in an interview with the …
More than 874,000 COVID-19 infections detected worldwide over past 24 hours
The number of confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus infection worldwide has surpassed 143.44 mln, increasing by more than 874,000 over the past 24 hours. According to the data of the World Health …