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South Asians In UK At Greater Risk In Second Covid Wave: Study

South Asians In UK At Greater Risk In Second Covid Wave: Study

The study accounted for a number of explanatory variables such as household size, social factors. (File) London: Minority ethnic groups in general and South Asians, in particular, had a higher risk of testing positive for SARS-CoV-2 and of COVID-19 related hospitalisations, intensive care (ICU) admissions and deaths during the second …

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WHO approves Moderna vaccine for emergency use

WHO approves Moderna vaccine for emergency use

GENEVA: The World Health Organisation has given the go-ahead for emergency use of Moderna‘s Covid-19 vaccine. The mRNA vaccine from the US manufacturer joins vaccines from AstraZeneca, Pfizer-BioNTech and Johnson & Johnson in receiving the WHO’s emergency use listing. Similar approvals for China’s Sinopharm and Sinovac vaccines are expected in …

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‘Mamata will win Bengal with 190+ seats’

‘Mamata will win Bengal with 190+ seats’

‘The BJP knows it can’t win Bengal.’ IMAGE: Trinamool Congress leader Mamata Banerjee offers prayers at the Tarapith shrine in Birbhum district, April 24, 2021. Photograph: PTI Photo   The electoral fate of four states and one Union territory will be announced on Sunday, May 2. It has been a …

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