End of pandemic in Europe 'plausible' after Omicron: WHO | New Straits Times

COPENHAGEN: The Covid-19 pandemic has entered a new phase with the Omicron variant, which could infect 60 percent of people in Europe by March, and could bring it to an end, the WHO Europe director said Sunday.

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NSTworld The Covid19 pandemic has entered a new phase with the Omicronvariant , which could infect 60 percent of people in Europe by March, and could bring it to an end, the WHO Europe director. coronavirus

COPENHAGEN: The Covid-19 pandemic has entered a new phase with the Omicron variant, which could infect 60 percent of people in Europe by March, and could bring it to an end, the WHO Europe director said Sunday.

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Milder Omicron may see easing of curbs | New Straits TimesKUALA LUMPUR: Early evidence suggests that Covid-19 Omicron infections may not only be milder but also shorter, thus, allowing for a reduced quarantine period. DGHisham Cancer shows mild symptoms initially,what happens in long term?Motivating public with word Mild is dangerous. No study yet to show it's immunogenetic potential of producing autoimmune Ab & Long Covid.Self awareness & Responsibility not fully developed yet in many of us DGHisham Responsibility and self awareness of following SOP & proper Masking are slowly deminishing and soon gone.We are not EU where Omicron is near peak. Delta is still prominent here. More the reason why strict SOP & proper masking are still needed here! No false belief yet. Wanted to add that 'mild' here means that you might feel like dying, but you likely wouldn't die. And that 'mild' here applies to vaccinated/boosted only.

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Rio, Sao Paulo postpone carnival parades due to pandemic | New Straits TimesRIO DE JANEIRO: Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo are postponing the glittering parades that are the highlight of carnival festivities due to a surge in the pandemic, the Brazilian cities said Friday.

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern cancels her wedding amid new Omicron restrictionsSYDNEY (Jan 23): New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has cancelled her wedding as the nation imposes new restrictions to slow the community spread of the Covid-19 Omicron variant, she told reporters on Sunday.New Zealand will impose mask rules and limit gathering from midnight on Sunday after a cluster of nine Covid-19 Omicron cases showed community spread from the North to South islands after a wedding.A family returned to Nelson in the South Island by plane after attending a

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern cancels her wedding amid new Omicron restrictions | Malay MailSYDNEY, Jan 23 — New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Arden has cancelled her wedding as the nation imposes new restrictions to slow the community spread of the Covid-19 Omicron variant, she told reporters. New Zealand will impose mask rules and limit gathering from midnight tod after a cluster of... Meanwhile in a southern state, a government quits in order to become a government again putting unnecessary public health risks to the rakyat. Come to bolehland. Bolehland

Harimau probe ends in frustration | New Straits TimesNSTsports The HarimauMalaya independent investigation body have found it frustrating to do a post-mortem on Malaysia's failure in the recent AFFCup in Singapore.