Precautions such as mask-wearing will need to be followed during initial rollouts of the inoculations, experts warn. Equally important will be the unknowns about the vaccines.
Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Hussain Qureshi on Saturday said that opposition should understand sensitivity of novel coronavirus and did not put lives of people at risk for only their political purpose.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in participated in an annual conference with the leaders of 19 other major economies, held via video links Saturday, and emphasized the importance of concerted efforts to overcome the COVID-19 pandemic.
Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has opened the G20 summit as the coronavirus pandemic overshadows this year’s gathering of heads of state.
Authorities in Dongguan City, south China’s Guangdong Province, found that two imported frozen food packaging samples tested positive for the novel coronavirus, local health authorities said Saturday.
The United Kingdom recorded 19,875 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday and 341 deaths of people who had tested positive for the virus within 28 days, official data showed.
In South Asia, according to IISS, the pandemic severely disrupted economies and tested governance and public-health infrastructure.
Former Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi’s health condition has deteriorated and he is now under mechanical ventilation at Guwahati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH).
Russia’s President Vladimir Putin told G20 leaders on Nov. 21 that Russia was ready to provide its Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine to other countries who need it.
Here’s the coronavirus death toll through November 20.