China Reports 34 New Coronavirus Cases

Mainland China reported 34 new COVID-19 cases on June 12, down from 35 cases a day earlier, the country’s national health authority said on Sunday. Of the new cases, six were local transmissions, versus eight the previous day, the National Health Commission said. All of the local cases were in southern Guangdong province. All of the nearly 240,000 people in …

Coronavirus vaccine is a right, not privilege | European Parliament

The European Commission and European Parliament have differed on the issue of patenting the COVID-19 vaccine. European lawmakers passed on Thursday a resolution, with a majority, lifting the patent on the coronavirus vaccine. The European Commission’s position is that the global patenting system does not allow this, while members of the European Parliament say that in the exceptional case of …

Pakistan Reports 1,490 New COVID-19 Cases in the last 24 Hours

Pakistan confirmed 1,490 new positive COVID-19 cases on Sunday with a 3.02-percent positivity rate. The country reported 58 deaths in the last 24 hours. Twenty-four people died in Punjab, 20 in Sindh, and 14 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Sindh province has started easing COVID-19 restrictions on Monday by relaxing business hours and opening educational institutions. The percentage of ventilators in Peshawar …

Has WHO gone back on its findings about coronavirus?

A fake message has been circulating on WhatsApp groups claiming that the World Health Organisation has taken back it findings on the coronavirus pandemic. The message further claimed WHO now says coronavirus patients do not need to be isolated, nor do people need to observe social distancing, as it is not transmitted from one person to another. “See WHO press …

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa makes Covid-19 vaccine mandatory for local govt employees

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has made it mandatory for the employees of its local government department to get vaccinated against Covid-19. In a letter to town municipal officers, the KP health ministry said that families of government officials will also have to be vaccinated. The KP local government employees have been asked to submit their immunization certificates by June 10. …

Punjab govt extends COVID-19 lockdown till May 30

The Punjab government has extended the period of COVID-19 lockdown till May 30, however, the trade activities will be allowed to be continued till 9:00 pm. A notification released by the Primary and Secondary Healthcare Department of the provincial government stated that the lockdown imposed throughout the province has been extended till May 30.  As per the notification, certain services …

Fully vaccinated people can stop wearing face masks, and social distancing: CDC says

 US national public health agency advised that fully vaccinated people do not require to wear face masks and maintaining social distance. The fully vaccinated should continue to wear a mask while traveling by plane, bus or train, and the guidance doesn’t apply to certain places such as hospitals, nursing homes and prisons, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention …

India Covid-19 | Deadly second wave spreads in India

Deadly Second Wave of Corona Virus Spread in India. second wave has devastated big cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Lucknow and Pune. Hospitals and crematoriums have run out of space, and funerals are taking place in car parks. Scenes of people in India begging for oxygen during the nation’s record Covid surge have shocked and moved the world. And no-one has …

Nida Yasir, Yasir Nawaz Get Covid-91 Shot

Pakistani celebrity couple Nida Yasir and Yasir Nawaz to receive the Covid-19 shot. they could be seen getting the shot at South City Hospital. In the video that Nida shared, she could be seen closing her eyes as she waited to receive the shot, clearly waited anticipating some sort of pain. However, as soon as the shot was administered, the …