EU regulator approves Moderna’s Covid-19 vaccine for children aged 12 to 17.

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) on Friday approved Moderna’s Covid-19 vaccine for children aged 12 to 17 years. The EU drug regulator said that the effects of the Spikevax vaccine were investigated in a study involving 3,732 children aged 12 to 17 years, which produced a comparable antibody response...

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987 new COVID infections; 9 deaths.

Kuwait Ministry of Health Thursday registered nine coronavirus-related deaths; eight not vaccinated, while recording 987 infections in the past 24 hours. Ministry spokesman Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad, in a statement to KUNA, said total deaths reached 2,264 and registered infections topped 389,868. He added...

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China rejects WHO proposal for second Covid-19 origin study.

China on Thursday rejected the World Health Organization’s (WHO) plan for the second phase of the Covid-19 origin study, saying it is “shocked” by the proposal as it contains language that does not respect science.China opposes politicizing the study into the origin of the virus, national health...

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969 new COVID infections; 8 deaths.

Kuwait Ministry of Health Tuesday registered 8 coronavirus-related deaths, of them 8 not vaccinated, while recording 969 infections in the past 24 hours. Ministry spokesman Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad, in a statement to KUNA, said total deaths reached 2,255 and registered infections topped 388,881. He added...

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Covid-19: India excess deaths cross four million, says study.

The Covid-19 pandemic has caused excess deaths in India to cross more than four million, a new study has found.Excess deaths are a measure of how many more people are dying than would be expected compared to the previous few years.Although it is difficult to say how many of these deaths have been caused...

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9 deaths; 1,043 new COVID infections.

Kuwait Ministry of Health Tuesday registered 9 coronavirus-related deaths, of them 9 not vaccinated, while recording 1,043 infections in the past 24 hours. Ministry spokesman Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad, in a statement to KUNA, said total deaths reached 2,247 and registered infections topped 387,912. He added...

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17 deaths; 1,107 new COVID infections.

Kuwait Ministry of Health Monday registered 17 coronavirus-related deaths, of them 15 not vaccinated, while recording 1,107 infections in the past 24 hours. Ministry spokesman Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad, in a statement to KUNA, said total deaths reached 2,238 and registered infections topped 386,869. He added...

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COVID-19 robs children’s most precious moments of their lives.

‘Children of age group of one to 15 years most affected’For two years, children have been bound to their homes in fear of the spread of the COVID-19. This was exacerbated by the closure of local activities and the airport, reports Al-Rai daily. Nearly a million children were robbed of the most precious...

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Indonesia tops Brazil in reporting highest daily Covid-19 deaths.

Indonesia, the world’s fourth-most populous country, has reported more daily deaths related to Covid-19 second only to Brazil, according to data. Indonesia said on Sunday that were 1093 fatalities and 44,721 Covid-19 cases, the least in nearly a week but the highest in Asia. On Saturday, there were...

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10 deaths; 1,189 new COVID infections.

Kuwait’s daily coronavirus cases jumped by 1,189 to 385,762 total infections, as deaths rose by 10 to 2,221 patients, the Spokesman for health ministry Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad said on Sunday. Another 1,428 people were cured of the virus, raising the total of those to have overcome the disease to 366,935...

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