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Delta Strain Becomes Dominant Variant In US

Washington:  The highly transmissible Delta strain has overtaken the Alpha variant to become the dominant variant in the US, according to new estimates from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Delta, which was first…

US Sees Sharp Drop In New Covid Cases

Washington: The US has witnessed the lowest single-day increase of Covid-19 cases and deaths since last winter as vaccination efforts were accelerating across the nation. A total of 40,428 new cases and 589 deaths were reported across…

US CDC Recommends J&J’s Covid Vaccine

Washington: The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has recommended Johnson & Johnson's Covid-19 vaccine for Americans who are 18 years of age and older, a final clearance for the jab after it was authorised by the Food…