India  

Omicron: What we know and don't know about new COVID variant

Zee News Monday, 29 November 2021
It's unclear where the new variant first emerged, but scientists in South Africa alerted the World Health Organization in recent days, and it has now been seen in travelers arriving in several countries, from Australia to Israel to the Netherlands. 
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Video Credit: euronews (in English) - Published
News video: Omicron: What do we know about the new COVID 'variant of concern'

Omicron: What do we know about the new COVID 'variant of concern' 07:24

The World Health Organization says the new Omicron strain of COVID-19 poses a 'very high' risk, but that much is still unknown about it. Here's what we know so far.

You Might Like


Related videos from verified sources

Biden at Crossroads in COVID-19 Pandemic's 'New Normal' [Video]

Biden at Crossroads in COVID-19 Pandemic's 'New Normal'

Biden at Crossroads , in COVID-19 Pandemic's, "New Normal". ABC News reports President Joe Biden is at a crucial juncture in the United States fight against COVID-19. Concerns around the omicron..

Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories     Duration: 01:30Published
Experts Say Rise of Omicron Variant Due to Vaccine Inequality [Video]

Experts Say Rise of Omicron Variant Due to Vaccine Inequality

Experts Say Rise of Omicron , Due to Vaccine Inequality. Experts Say Rise of Omicron , Due to Vaccine Inequality. As the COVID-19 pandemic stretches onward, vaccine advocates plead with the wealthy..

Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories     Duration: 01:30Published
New COVID-19 variant Omicron cause for concern, not panic, Biden tells US [Video]

New COVID-19 variant Omicron cause for concern, not panic, Biden tells US

US President Joe Biden called the new coronavirus variant omicron a cause for concern but “not a cause for panic". He said he was not considering any widespread lockdown.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 01:48Published

Related news from verified sources

'Need to be cautious, proactive': PM Modi chairs meeting amid concerns over Omicron variant

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday chaired a high-level meeting amid rising concerns over a new Covid variant detected in South Africa.At the meeting, the...
IndiaTimes

Omicron variant has over 30 mutations, may evade vaccine immunity: AIIMS chief

The new Covid variant Omicron has at least 30 mutations in the spike protein which gives it the potential to bypass immunity provided by vaccines, warned AIIMS...
IndiaTimes

Omicron variant: Delhi LG instructs officials to ensure strict Covid appropriate behavior

The Delhi LG asked officials to ensure full preparedness in hospitals to handle any emergent situation amid rising concerns over a new Covid variant "Omicron"...
IndiaTimes