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COVID-19: Contagious disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-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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'The View' hosts announce co-stars' breakthrough Covid cases before VP's planned interview [Video]

'The View' hosts announce co-stars' breakthrough Covid cases before VP's planned interview

“The View” host Sunny Hostin and guest host Ana Navarro have both tested positive for breakthrough cases of Covid-19 ahead of an interview with Vice President Kamala Harris. Harris did not interact..

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World's first Covid-19 vaccine recipient gets booster jab [Video]

World's first Covid-19 vaccine recipient gets booster jab

The first person in the world to receive a Covid-19 jab gets her booster jab and describes how she was looking forward to it because of the peace of mind it offers her. She says she feels very happy to..

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Doctors ramp up efforts to encourage pregnant women to get vaccinated for COVID-19 [Video]

Doctors ramp up efforts to encourage pregnant women to get vaccinated for COVID-19

Doctors ramp up efforts to encourage pregnant women to get vaccinated for COVID-19

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Afghanistan battles Covid-19 surge amid lack of funding [Video]

Afghanistan battles Covid-19 surge amid lack of funding

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Covid Update India: 31,382 fresh cases reported in last 24 hours | Oneindia News [Video]

Covid Update India: 31,382 fresh cases reported in last 24 hours | Oneindia News

India recorded 31,382 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, meanwhile the active cases declined to nearly 3 lakh, lowest in 188 days. The Supreme Court of India appreciated Center’s response to..

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Manatee County teen dies after battle with COVID-19 [Video]

Manatee County teen dies after battle with COVID-19

A Manatee County family is mourning the death of their 17-year-old daughter, who passed away this week after a battle with COVID-19.

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CDC changes guidelines on Covid-19 testing after pressure [Video]

CDC changes guidelines on Covid-19 testing after pressure

CNN’s Nick Watt reports that the CDC has changed its recommendation and is now saying fewer people should get tested for coronavirus after pressure from the “top” of the Trump administration.

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US food supply: in jeopardy? [Video]

US food supply: in jeopardy?

Several meat processing plants have closed due to Covid-19 among employees. How vulnerable is the US food supply chain, and could we face food shortages?

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Florida says asymptotic kids exposed to Covid can attend school [Video]

Florida says asymptotic kids exposed to Covid can attend school

The new Florida surgeon general and Gov. DeSantis say schools can allow asymptomatic kids that were exposed to Covid-19 to attend school. CNN’s Nick Valencia reports.

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New Florida DOH rule allows kids exposed to COVID-19 to return to school if asymptomatic [Video]

New Florida DOH rule allows kids exposed to COVID-19 to return to school if asymptomatic

Shortly after a new surgeon general was appointed in Florida, the Department of Health released new rules on kids and COVID-19 in schools.

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Bucs place WR Antonio Brown on COVID-19 list [Video]

Bucs place WR Antonio Brown on COVID-19 list

Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Antonio Brown was placed on the Reserve/COVID-19 list Wednesday, just four days before the team plays a key road game against the Los Angeles Rams.

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Student enrollment is down across Florida [Video]

Student enrollment is down across Florida

Some school districts are losing students as accelerated rates. They blame COVID.

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Art Basel: 270 exhibitors show Art market's resilience as decaying bread takes the cake [Video]

Art Basel: 270 exhibitors show Art market's resilience as decaying bread takes the cake

This year's fair is very different to previous editions with COVID-19 certificate checks and face masks worn throughout, but galleries don't seem to mind as Sales are up.

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Centre tells SC state governments to give family of Covid victims ₹50,000 ex-gratia | Oneindia News [Video]

Centre tells SC state governments to give family of Covid victims ₹50,000 ex-gratia | Oneindia News

Today, the Centre informed the Supreme Court that the families of those who die of Covid will receive ₹ 50,000 ex gratia from the state governments; Today, R N Ravi resigned as the Centre’s..

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Covid Update India: 26,964 fresh cases reported in 24 hours | Oneindia News [Video]

Covid Update India: 26,964 fresh cases reported in 24 hours | Oneindia News

India reported 26,964 fresh cases of Covid 19 in the last 24 hours. Meanwhile 383 people succumbed to the virus in the last 24 hours. 82.65 Cr. vaccine doses have been administered so far under..

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Brazil's health minister appears to flip middle fingers at protesters [Video]

Brazil's health minister appears to flip middle fingers at protesters

Brazilian Minister of Health Marcelo Queiroga has tested positive for Covid-19 while in New York City for the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), the Brazilian president’s office announced. CNN..

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Despite compromised immune system, local woman won't let anything stop her — even the pandemic [Video]

Despite compromised immune system, local woman won't let anything stop her — even the pandemic

A local woman with a neuromuscular disease that affects her immune system shares how she's dealing with the extra anxiety from COVID while still thriving and keeping her mental well-being in check.

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Humanity on the edge of abyss: Guterres and Biden focus on climate change at UN assembly [Video]

Humanity on the edge of abyss: Guterres and Biden focus on climate change at UN assembly

Climate Crisis and COVID-19 were at the centre of the opening of the United Nations General Assembly in New York. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres delivered a tough 'wake up call' to humanity saying..

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Don Lemon replays 1980s footage of freak out over seat belt mandate [Video]

Don Lemon replays 1980s footage of freak out over seat belt mandate

CNN’s Don Lemon replays footage of Americans sharing their concerns over the seat belt mandate in the 1980s. See how it compares to similar statements made around Covid-19’s mask mandate and..

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Why we're all so damn angry [Video]

Why we're all so damn angry

The political landscape in America has always been somewhat contentious, but where it stands today is next-level rage. In the latest episode of The Point, CNN’s Chris Cillizza discusses how Covid-19,..

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India's Covid R-Value drops to 0.92; Scientists say corona spread has slowed down | Oneindia News [Video]

India's Covid R-Value drops to 0.92; Scientists say corona spread has slowed down | Oneindia News

According to researchers, the R-value for Covid-19 in India dropped from 1.17 in August-end to 0.92 in mid-September; French President Emmanuel Macron discussed co-operating over the Indo-Pacific..

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Dr. Gupta looks back on the pandemic as US deaths surpass 675,000 [Video]

Dr. Gupta looks back on the pandemic as US deaths surpass 675,000

More than 675,000 people in the United States have died from Covid-19, according to Johns Hopkins University. That surpasses the estimated US death toll from the 1918 flu pandemic, the deadliest..

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Covid Update India: 26,115 fresh covid cases reported in 24 hours | Oneindia News [Video]

Covid Update India: 26,115 fresh covid cases reported in 24 hours | Oneindia News

The latest data from the Union Health Ministry in India said that 26,115 new cases of the Covid-19 were reported in the last 24 hours. The death count climbed to 4,45,358 with 252 more fatalities,..

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Pfizer results state vaccine is safe for kids [Video]

Pfizer results state vaccine is safe for kids

According to the state department of health, there’s been a 50% drop in child COVID cases. This news comes just as Pfizer released results saying its vaccine is safe for kids between five and eleven..

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'Before I knew it he was gone': Children recount losing dad to Covid [Video]

'Before I knew it he was gone': Children recount losing dad to Covid

The children of 45 -year old Washington father Patrick Lane are grieving the loss of their father​, who died of Covid-19. ​They say he was vaccine-hesitant because of misinformation. CNN’s John..

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Complete lockdown in Mhow's Army War College after 30 soldiers test positive for COVID-19

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Over 81.39 crore Covid vaccine doses sent to states, UTs so far: Govt

More than 81.39 crore Covid vaccine doses have been provided to states and Union Territories so far, while 85,92,550 doses are in the pipeline, the Union Health Ministry said on Friday. Over 4.23 crore..
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Covid-19: India reports 31,382 new cases in last 24 hours

India on Friday reported 31,382 new Covid-19 cases, pushing the overall coronavirus tally to 33,594,803, according to the data updated by ministry of health and family welfare at 9am. With 318 new..
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Suicide within 30 days of testing positive to be treated as COVID-19 death: Centre tells SC

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‘At home’ vaccine for disabled, people with special needs gets government nod

The Centre has allowed door-to-door inoculation for people with disability, special needs or any physical challenges that may be impeding accessibility to Covid vaccination centres. The Centre has..
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India cumulative Covid-19 vaccination coverage crosses 84 crore doses

India's Covid-19 vaccination coverage crossed the landmark of 84 crore doses on Thursday, informed the Union ministry of health and family welfare. "In a landmark achievement, India's Covid-19..
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UK reports 36,710 new COVID cases and 182 more deaths

­­­­The UK has recorded 36,710 new COVID-19 cases and another 182 deaths in the last 24-hour period, with 7,588 people currently in hospital with the disease, according to the latest government..
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Congress, Left conspired against Modi in Covid 2nd wave: Himanta


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Kin of person committing suicide in 30 days of being Covid+ to get ex-gratia: Centre to SC


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Govt allows Covid vaccines at home to differently-abled and those with restricted mobility

The Union health ministry on Thursday allowed Covid-19 vaccination at home for differently-abled and those with restricted mobility. In a weekly press briefing, the Union health secretary Rajesh..
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Will focus on Covid, terror & climate crisis at UN: PM Modi

PM Narendra Modi said on Wednesday that he will focus on pressing global challenges, including the Covid-19 pandemic, need to combat terrorism and climate change in his UNGA address on September 25. As..
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PM Narendra Modi on Wednesday called for recognition of vaccine certificates so that international travel could be made easier. He said this while virtually addressing the global Covid-19 summit. "We..
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