Covid-19: Sunder Pichai, Punit Renjen and Shantanu Narayen join steering committee of Global Task Force on Pandemic Response
The CDC is looking into whether the official global COVID-19 death toll needs to be revised higher. Its director weighed in on a University of Washington report that estimates there were more than 900,000 U.S. deaths — far higher than the current toll.
An eclectic mix of participants are taking part in a unique three-day Vatican conference on COVID-19, other global health threats and how science, solidarity and spirituality can address them.
China’s Sinopharm state company has offered substantial support for the COVAX program to provide COVID-19 vaccines mainly to poor countries, a WHO official said after the global health body gave emergency approval to Sinopharm’s vaccine.
The European Union called on the United States Friday to start boosting its vaccine exports to contain the global COVID-19 crisis.
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NEW: US currently vaccinating for Covid-19 nearly five times faster than the global average, according to CNN analysis
Took my first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at AIIMS. Remarkable how our doctors and scientists have worked in quick time to strengthen the global fight against COVID-19. I appeal to all those who are eligible to take the vaccine. Together, let us make India COVID-19 free!
The President's withdrawal from @WHO as it leads the fight against COVID-19 is an act of extraordinary senselessness. Again and again, he blames others and refuses to take responsibility. Only with a coordinated global response will we defeat this virus.
Like an invasion of hostile space aliens, COVID-19 Is an enemy of the human species that won’t negotiate. It cares not of your nationality, ideology, politics, or religion. This enemy of us all requires a global effort to combat, guided by science and not by magical thinking.
Joined the #G20VirtualSummit earlier today. Various world leaders discussed ways to fight COVID-19. In my remarks, I spoke about the need to place health and human welfare at the top of our global priorities. Here are the highlights.