Europe’s second wave of COVID-19 continue to worsen

(STL.News) Europe second wave of COVID-19 cases continue to worsen.  In Spain, for instance, mass testing is underway in Southern region of Andalusia.

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Fauci hopeful about the prospects for a successful COVID-19 vaccine

(STL.News) U.S. infectious disease expert Anthony Fauci said on Thursday vaccine developers should push to make billions of their COVID-19 vaccines to ensure access to all parts of the world, instead of focusing on the rich countries.

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Countries queue for Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine

(STL.News) The US and Europe are in line to get the first doses of an experimental coronavirus vaccine after a partnership between Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech SE delivered dazzling preliminary results in a large patient trial.

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EU seeks power to declare health emergency regardless of WHO move

(STL.News) It also comes after the WHO was criticized for having declared the pandemic, which first emerged in China at the end of last year, too late.

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Air pollution doubles in Delhi amid festival season

(STL.News) Delhi is in a critical situation as coronavirus spread and pollution in the city are on the peak.  Delhi witnessed the 6th day of severe pollution after farmers from neighboring cities set fire to their land after harvesting to start agriculture for the next season.

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Greece announced Second lockdown for 3 weeks – COVID-19

(STL.News) Greece announced a second lockdown due to the large spread of covid-19 cases in the country, the government also gave an extension for hair saloons for the next 3 days.

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COVID-19 Vaccine Candidate by Pfizer and Biontech

Pfizer and Biontech announce vaccine candidate against COVID-19 achieved success in first interim analysis from Phase 3 Study

Vaccine candidate was found to be more than 90% effective in preventing COVID-19 in participants without evidence of prior SARS-CoV-2 infection in the first interim efficacy analysis

Analysis evaluated 94 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in trial participants

Study enrolled 43,538 participants, with 42% having diverse backgrounds, and no serious safety concerns have been observed; Safety and additional efficacy data continue to be collected

Submission for Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) planned for soon after the required safety milestone is achieved, which is currently expected to occur in the third week of November

Clinical trial to continue through to final analysis at 164 confirmed cases in order to collect further data and characterize the vaccine candidate’s

COVID-19 vaccine: Bangladesh signs deal with Serum Institute of India

(STL.News) Bangladesh has signed a crucial deal with the Serum Institute of India to acquire 30 million doses of a potential vaccine being developed by AstraZeneca for COVID-19.

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Greece enforces three-week national COVID-19 lockdown

(STL.News) The lock-down takes effect at 6:00 a.m. Saturday and runs until November 30.  Like a similar lock-down in March, all non-essential retail businesses will be closed and residents will need a permit to go outdoors.

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‘UK will defeat COVID-19 like Lord Ram & Sita defeated Ravana’

(STL.News) The UK Prime Minister hailed the Diwali spirit of the victory of light over darkness, good over evil.

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Londoners made last minute purchases – COVID-19 Lockdown

(STL.News) The UK heads into lockdown for the second time, WION brings you a report on how people spend their last night on the eve of the lockdown.

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