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.
Bright lights of Tokyo's Ginza shopping strip grow dim - World News
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Bright lights of Tokyo's Ginza shopping strip grow dim

More than a dozen stores closed in Tokyo's high-end Ginza Six mall this week as the coronavirus pandemic drove away big-spending foreign tourists.
Germany gets tough to fight against coronavirus - World News
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Germany gets tough to fight against coronavirus

Germany on Tuesday toughened a partial lockdown and extended it to February 14.
US coronavirus deaths pass 400,000 threshold - World News
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US coronavirus deaths pass 400,000 threshold

More than 400,000 people have died from COVID-19 in the United States since the pandemic began, according to Johns Hopkins University on Tuesday.
Russia may achieve herd immunity against COVID-19 in H1 2021: health minister - World News
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Russia may achieve herd immunity against COVID-19 in H1 2021: health minister

Russian Health Minister Mikhail Murashko said that herd immunity against COVID-19 in Russia can be reached in the first half of 2021, TASS news agency reported on Wednesday.
Japan plans mass virus jabs before Olympics: reports - World News
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Japan plans mass virus jabs before Olympics: reports

Japan aims to start vaccinating the general public against the coronavirus in May – just two months before the postponed Olympics – following targeted jabs for the most vulnerable.
Norway says no links between deaths and vaccine - World News
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Norway says no links between deaths and vaccine

Norway said on Monday no link had been established between Pfizer/BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine and post-vaccination deaths in the country.
Players test  positive for virus before  Aussie Open - Sport News
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Players test positive for virus before Aussie Open

There are 72 players now in hard quarantine and unable to practice because of nine active coronavirus cases among the incoming travelers to Melbourne.
One in eight in England have had COVID: official data - World News
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One in eight in England have had COVID: official data

An estimated 12 percent of people in England had been infected with coronavirus by December last year, up from nine percent in November.
WHO pandemic review panel highlights effective multilateralism in COVID-19 response - World News
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WHO pandemic review panel highlights effective multilateralism in COVID-19 response

An interim report by the Independent Panel for Pandemic Preparedness and Response highlighted effective multilateralism in the preparation and response to the COVID-19 crisis.
Biden team says US will not lift travel bans, despite Trump statement - World News
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Biden team says US will not lift travel bans, despite Trump statement

"On the advice of our medical team, the Administration does not intend to lift these restrictions on 1/26," tweeted Jen Psaki, Biden's press secretary.
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