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Monitoring Omicron situation, decision on international flights soon : Govt of India

Monitoring Omicron situation, decision on international flights soon : Govt of India

🕔23:28, 1.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 1 The Indian government, before taking any final decision on the resumption of international flight operations, is “closely monitoring” the situation emerging out of the detection and spread of coronavirus’ Omicron variant. According to civil aviation regulator

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Omicron highly uncertain, may require stringent response: Scientists

Omicron highly uncertain, may require stringent response: Scientists

🕔14:27, 1.Dec 2021

London, Dec 1 (IANS) The newly detected Omicron variant of coronavirus is “highly uncertain” but may require a “very stringent response”, scientists have said. According to the scientists, it is “highly likely” that Omicron can escape immunity caused by previous infection

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More cases of Omicron variant detected in UK

More cases of Omicron variant detected in UK

🕔01:15, 1.Dec 2021

London, Dec 1 (IANS) Another two cases of the Omicron coronavirus variant have been detected in London, bringing the total number of people with the strain identified in Britain to 11, British Health authorities have confirmed. The UK Health Security Agency

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India reviews Public Health Preparedness with States/UTs in view of new COVID19 Variant (OMICRON) reported by WHO

India reviews Public Health Preparedness with States/UTs in view of new COVID19 Variant (OMICRON) reported by WHO

🕔19:06, 30.Nov 2021

Centre reviews Public Health Preparedness with States/UTs in view of new COVID19 Variant (OMICRON) reported by WHO States advised not to let their guards down- Test, Track, Treat strategy re-emphasized The OMICRON Variant doesn’t escape RTPCR and RAT; States advised

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Are current RT-PCR tests enough to detect Omicron variant?

Are current RT-PCR tests enough to detect Omicron variant?

🕔21:08, 29.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) Omicron, the newly-detected Covid variant which has stoked fears of vaccine resistance, is the most mutated version of the virus found so far. Health experts in India on Monday claimed that the currently available diagnostics measures

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Kuwait suspends direct flights with 9 African countries over new Covid-19 variant

Kuwait suspends direct flights with 9 African countries over new Covid-19 variant

🕔20:50, 28.Nov 2021

Kuwait City, Nov 28 (IANS) Kuwait decided on Saturday to suspend direct flights with nine African countries over the new Covid-19 variant Omicron. Kuwait will suspend direct commercial flights with South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Lesotho, Eswatini, Zambia, and Malawi,

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PM chairs meeting to review the situation relating to Covid-19, Omicron Variant Alert

PM chairs meeting to review the situation relating to Covid-19, Omicron Variant Alert

🕔15:02, 27.Nov 2021

PM briefed about the new Variant of Concern ‘Omicron’ along with its characteristics, impact in various countries & implications for India Need to be proactive in light of the new variant: PM Intensive containment and active surveillance should continue in

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Why this new Covid variant ‘OMICRON’ is more lethal that Delta

Why this new Covid variant ‘OMICRON’ is more lethal that Delta

🕔09:38, 27.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) As the world reopens after 18-20 months of the Covid-19 pandemic and lockdowns, a new variant of the coronavirus — called B.1.1.529 — has been identified in South Africa that has left the scientific community worried,

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