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COVID-19: Disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2
Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a contagious disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). The first known case was identified in Wuhan, China in December 2019. The disease has since spread worldwide, leading to an ongoing pandemic.

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EU leaders expected to confirm financial aid for Turkey migrant help at summit [Video]

EU leaders expected to confirm financial aid for Turkey migrant help at summit

The bloc's 27 heads of state and government will meet in Brussels on Thursday to also discuss migration, COVID-19 and relations with Russia.

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Three in five UK adults fully vaccinated against Covid-19 [Video]

Three in five UK adults fully vaccinated against Covid-19

Three in five adults in the UK are estimated to have received both doses of a Covid-19 vaccine, Nadhim Zahawi reveals at the Downing Street press conference.

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Scorching temperatures across Balkans cause disruption [Video]

Scorching temperatures across Balkans cause disruption

Scorching temperatures across the Balkans caused significant disruptions, as people tired of COVID restrictions finally got a chance to get out of lockdowns and enjoy the summer weather.

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How technology is helping airline businesses bounce back from COVID [Video]

How technology is helping airline businesses bounce back from COVID

From smart screening helmets that use infrared imaging to carry out thermal checks on passengers to a robot that releases ultraviolet-C light in high traffic zones, Hamad International Airport in Qatar..

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Vaccines minister appeals for jab uptake [Video]

Vaccines minister appeals for jab uptake

Vaccines minister Nadhim Zahawi has urged people to come forward for both doses of the Covid vaccine, “whatever your age, whatever your background”. He said the UK’s “enthusiasm” for the jab..

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Covid-19: The EU plan for the economic recovery [Video]

Covid-19: The EU plan for the economic recovery

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Nicola Sturgeon: My focus is on tackling Covid-19 [Video]

Nicola Sturgeon: My focus is on tackling Covid-19

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said her focus is on trying to steer the country through the pandemic, when asked about Michael Gove’s comments on Scottish independence.The UK Cabinet Office..

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Coronavirus in numbers: Cases rise by 16,135 [Video]

Coronavirus in numbers: Cases rise by 16,135

The Government said that, as of 9am on Wednesday, there had been a further 16,135 lab-confirmed Covid-19 cases in the UK – the highest reported daily toll since February 6.The Government also said a..

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Transport Secretary urges patience over double-jab travel [Video]

Transport Secretary urges patience over double-jab travel

Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has asked people to be “a little bit patient” while the government reviews whether travel restrictions could be eased for those who have received both Covid jabs...

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Recent CDC study shows increase in kids hospitalized for COVID-19 [Video]

Recent CDC study shows increase in kids hospitalized for COVID-19

Recent CDC study shows increase in kids hospitalized for COVID-19

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COVID-wary Japan gingerly approaches Olympics starting line [Video]

COVID-wary Japan gingerly approaches Olympics starting line

Japanese public fears influx of 93,000 Olympic visitors could worsen the country’s ongoing COVID-19 outbreak.

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Economic Gap Between Rich and Poor Widened Drastically Amid Pandemic [Video]

Economic Gap Between Rich and Poor Widened Drastically Amid Pandemic

According to 'The Guardian,' the global wealth gap widened amid the Covid pandemic

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What are NFTs? | Viral dance video on Covid protocols being 'AUCTIONED' | Oneindia News [Video]

What are NFTs? | Viral dance video on Covid protocols being 'AUCTIONED' | Oneindia News

There are auctions for traditional art, but now, even digital creators can make income by selling their engaging and viral videos as NFTs. France-based couple Mahina Khanum and Avishai Leger Tanger are..

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Minister defends UEFA VIP Euros travel talks [Video]

Minister defends UEFA VIP Euros travel talks

Media and data minister John Whittingdale has defended the government over talks with UEFA to allow up to 2,500 football VIPs to enter the UK, despite Covid travel restrictions. He said the move will..

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Delta Covid-19 variant greatest threat to United States: Anthony Fauci| Oneindia News [Video]

Delta Covid-19 variant greatest threat to United States: Anthony Fauci| Oneindia News

As the Delta variant wreaked havoc, driving the deadly second covid-19 wave in India, now US infectious disease expert Dr Anthony Fauci said on Tuesday that the Delta variant of the novel coronavirus..

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U.S. to miss July 4 COVID-19 vaccination target [Video]

U.S. to miss July 4 COVID-19 vaccination target

The White House acknowledged it will not meet President Joe Biden's goal of delivering at least one COVID-19 vaccination dose to 70% of U.S. adults by Independence Day. This report produced by Jillian..

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School trips to D.C. return as pandemic eases [Video]

School trips to D.C. return as pandemic eases

Groups of students like those from Clarkston Junior High School in Michigan return to Washington D.C. to visit historic sites again, as the pandemic wanes nationwide. This report produced by Freddie..

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India grapples with the second wave’s mental health impact | Oneindia News [Video]

India grapples with the second wave’s mental health impact | Oneindia News

The overwhelming crisis in India has not only affected the mental health of people who have directly contracted COVID-19. Some experts are convinced this wave has triggered a mental health epidemic of..

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Philippine president: Will jail, inject you in the bu** if you refuse vaccine | Oneindia News [Video]

Philippine president: Will jail, inject you in the bu** if you refuse vaccine | Oneindia News

The Philippine President has threatened to order arrest of Filipinos who refuse the Covid-19 vaccination and has also warned that he will ask them to leave the country if they do not co-operate with..

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Coronavirus in numbers: UK death toll reaches 128,008 [Video]

Coronavirus in numbers: UK death toll reaches 128,008

The Government said a further 27 people died within 28 days of testing positive for Covid-19, bringing the UK total to 128,008.

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Vaccine in numbers: A further 21,080 get their first jab [Video]

Vaccine in numbers: A further 21,080 get their first jab

Data shows that a further 21,080 people have been given their first Covid-19 vaccine and 39,325 have been given their second in the past 24 hours.Figures exclude England, as NHS England had a system..

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Nicola Sturgeon delays Scotland unlocking [Video]

Nicola Sturgeon delays Scotland unlocking

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has delayed the next step in Scotland’s Covid unlocking until July 19th. Report by Buseld. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter..

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Oxford University explores anti-parasitic drug ivermectin as Covid-19 treatment

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Fears COVID-19 and flu could ruin NHS efforts to deal with backlog of patients

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Euro 2020: Gareth Southgate frustrated by 'bizarre' Covid protocol

England manager Gareth Southgate describes the Covid-19 regulations that prevented Mason Mount and Ben Chilwell from playing against the Czech Republic as "bizarre".
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India has reported a new "Delta plus" coronavirus variant of concern, officials have said.
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Nepal decides to resume international, domestic flights with Covid restrictions

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