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China battling worst Covid outbreak since Wuhan origin: Sources

China battling worst Covid outbreak since Wuhan origin: Sources

China: China is resolutely sticking with its zero-tolerance approach to COVID-19, even as the delta variant continues to penetrate its formidable defenses. Officials are implementing increasingly aggressive measures — ranging from internal travel restrictions and snap lockdowns to mass testing of millions — in an attempt to rein in the

COVID-19 origin probe: US intelligence agencies scour genetic data from Wuhan lab

COVID-19 origin probe: US intelligence agencies scour genetic data from Wuhan lab

Wuhan: To probe the origin of Coronavirus, US intelligence agencies accessed massive genetic data from China’s Wuhan lab, which several American officials still believe may have been the source of the Covid pandemic outbreak, the media report said. According to the report, the accessed data contains genetic blueprint information from virus

Coronavirus has no ‘natural ancestor’, created in Wuhan lab: Claims new study

Coronavirus has no ‘natural ancestor’, created in Wuhan lab: Claims new study

Beijing: The novel coronavirus or SARS-CoV-2 probably has no ‘credible natural ancestor’ and was suggestively created by Chinese scientists while working on ‘gain-of-function’ research in a Wuhan lab, claims a report citing a new study. The report suggested that the scientists had taken a natural coronavirus ‘backbone’ found in bats

Two members of WHO team to China held back after tested Corona positive

Two members of WHO team to China held back after tested Corona positive

Wuhan, China: Two members of a World Health Organization-led global researchers’ team that arrived in the Wuhan city of China on Thursday, to investigate the origin of corona virus epidemic, were held back in Singapore after testing positive for coronavirus antibodies, the global body said. As per reports, all the

China puts 4.9 million residents under lockdown amid new COVID-19 threat

China puts 4.9 million residents under lockdown amid new COVID-19 threat

Beijing: The country that had mostly contained the Corona Virus infection has once again underwent lockdown as the Government authorities of China reportedly imposed lockdown in areas surrounding National Capital, Beijing, on Tuesday, locking nearly 4.9 million residents in their homes as new infections raised worries about a second wave