Published: May 13, 2021
WASHINGTON - A federal advisory panel threw its support Wednesday behind the use of the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine in children as young as 12, paving the way for millions of adolescents to get the shots, and making it easier for state and local officials to reopen schools and summer camps.
Published: May 12, 2021
Scribners Catskill Lodge in Hunter, N.Y., was one in a nationwide sea of hotel establishments to temporarily close last year when the pandemic wiped out tourism and travel.
Published: May 10, 2021
When New York emerged as the center of the coronavirus pandemic last spring, the overwhelmed city began storing the bodies of victims in refrigerated trucks along the Brooklyn waterfront.
Published: May 09, 2021
High-level talks are being held with India to ensure continuous food shipments as concerns rise in import-dependent Nepal that the Covid-19 crisis there may disrupt supply, the Ministry of Industry, Supplies and Commerce said.
Published: May 07, 2021
NAIROBI - When South Africa and India proposed it in October, the idea seemed straightforward: Waive intellectual property rights on coronavirus vaccine recipes and production technology so the world can produce as many doses as possible and end the pandemic as fast as possible.
Published: May 06, 2021
The Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine provides strong protection against two concerning variants of the virus, including the one that has most worried scientists because it can evade parts of the immune response, according to new data from Qatar.