Wednesday, January 19th, 2022

Tag: Covid19

France Covid-19: Education minister criticized for announcing restrictions from Ibiza

“I regret the symbolism” of Ibiza, Jean-Michel Blanquer told lawmakers on Tuesday. However he did caveat his regret. “In winter it’s not at all like in summer,” he told French TV channel TF1 Tuesday,...

OSHA fines Ohio plastics supplier Sanoh America for ‘work-related’ COVID-19 death

A coronavirus outbreak at an Ohio plastics and metal auto supplier, including what authorities said was a work-related COVID-19 death, is prompting fines and citations from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. OSHA announced...

Guidance will not change on face masks, COVID-19 cases predicted to peak in US: CDC Director Walensky

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky said Wednesday that the agency’s guidance on face masks would not change. “ CDC continues to recommend that any mask is better than no...

Rising alcohol consumption during COVID-19 pandemic projected to cause more liver disease, deaths

Increased alcohol consumption during the COVID-19 pandemic is expected to cause 100 additional deaths and 2,800 additional cases of liver failure by 2023, according to a team of researchers led by investigators at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH).   “The COVID-19 pandemic has had...

Passengers with Covid-19 escape India airport quarantine

(CNN) — At least 10 passengers have escaped from an airport in the northern Indian city of Amritsar after testing positive for Covid-19, according to Ruhee Dugg, a senior district official. The passengers arrived...

Hong Kong Covid-19: This is what happens when you test positive

“I think the worst part is not knowing when I’ll be able to get out,” he said. “You’re almost feeling you are back at school, with controlled wake-up and bedtime, (and) not being able...

See Dutch police and protesters clash over Covid-19 measures

Demonstrators in the Netherlands defied a government ban on large protests to voice their anger over Covid-19 restrictions. Meanwhile, more countries in Europe are implementing or considering further measures to contain the Omicron variant...

China’s Covid-19 lockdown in Xi’an hits chipmakers Samsung, Micron

Samsung and Micron said this week that they’ve had to adjust operations in the northwestern city of Xi’an, which is experiencing one of China’s worst community outbreaks of the coronavirus pandemic. Authorities have responded...

Lionel Messi tests positive For Covid-19, says Paris Saint-Germain

The other three players are Juan Bernat, Sergio Rico and Nathan Bitumazala. All players are “in isolation and are subject to the appropriate health protocol,” the ​team said. PSG is scheduled to face Vannes...

India’s daily Covid-19 cases rise by 22,775

The data indicates that thickly populated metros, such as the national capital New Delhi, financial center Mumbai and Kolkata in the east, are seeing some of the sharpest rises. In the eastern state of...