Coronavirus Disease Pandemic

On this page you can find the latest updates from SHINE regarding the current outbreak of new coronavirus.
On this page you can find the latest updates from SHINE regarding the current outbreak of new coronavirus.
NZ poll date in air after virus outbreak - World News
World

NZ poll date in air after virus outbreak

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern delayed a key step toward next month's general election on Wednesday, as the country was back into lockdown after new COVID-19 cases discovered.
Russia to start COVID-19 vaccine output within 2 weeks - World News
World

Russia to start COVID-19 vaccine output within 2 weeks

Russia will start the production of its COVID-19 vaccine within two weeks, the country's Health Minister Mikhail Murashko said Wednesday.
China wants US bio-labs open to media scrutiny: FM spokesperson - China Nation News
Nation

China wants US bio-labs open to media scrutiny: FM spokesperson

China hopes the United States could open up its research base at Fort Detrick to the media, release more information about its over 200 bio-labs overseas.
WHO in contact with Russia on new COVID-19 vaccine: spokesman - World News
World

WHO in contact with Russia on new COVID-19 vaccine: spokesman

The World Health Organization is in close contact with Russia regarding a possible pre-qualification of the world's first COVID-19 vaccine, a WHO spokesman said on Tuesday.
Russia has developed 'first' coronavirus vaccine: Putin - World News
World

Russia has developed 'first' coronavirus vaccine: Putin

Russia has developed the first vaccine offering "sustainable immunity" against the coronavirus, President Vladimir Putin announced Tuesday.
The case for human challenge COVID-19 vaccine trials - China Opinion
Opinion

The case for human challenge COVID-19 vaccine trials

We should be consistent in our attitudes to risk. In other areas of life, we think it is praiseworthy for people to risk their lives (even in a small way) to save others.
Boris Johnson vows to reopen school in September - World News
World

Boris Johnson vows to reopen school in September

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said reopening schools in September was a social, economic and moral imperative and insisted schools would be able to operate safely.
Defiant motorcyclists: God, guns and Trump - World News
World

Defiant motorcyclists: God, guns and Trump

Thousands of motorcyclists are converging this weekend on a South Dakota town for what is billed as the biggest motorbike gathering in the world despite 5 million recorded cases.
WHO short of money to combat coronavirus - World News
World

WHO short of money to combat coronavirus

There is a "vast global gap" between funds needed to fight the coronavirus pandemic and funds committed, WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said on Monday.
Japan's COVID-19 infections rise by 761 to 49,671 - World News
World

Japan's COVID-19 infections rise by 761 to 49,671

The number of COVID-19 cases in Japan increased by 761 to reach 49,671 on Monday.
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