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Lukewarm public response on second day of Bangladesh virus lockdown

Commuters’ sufferings continued on Tuesday due to a ban on public transports. Many of them walked to their workplaces and returned home on foot while the others shared autorickshaw, van or rickshaw rides.  The streets of Dhaka’s Kakrail are busy on the second day of a week-long nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus… Read More »

Two virus clusters linked to Qld hospital

Two distinct virus clusters have emerged in Brisbane, both linked to healthcare workers at the Princess Alexandra Hospital. There has been a “rapid ramp up” of the number of virus cases being managed in Queensland hospitals, with the total number of patients currently at 78. From Wednesday, the state will mandate that only healthcare workers… Read More »

There’s no time to relax with Covid virus that mutates its way out of trouble

People calling for early release from lockdown must not ­fully ­understand what we are ­dealing with. The ­coronavirus has a weapon that can always beat us – mutations and throwing up ­vaccine-resistant variants. The more people who are infected with the virus, the greater the risk of variants, as with each person it has another… Read More »

SA virus cluster grows to 33 cases

South Australia has recorded two new COVID-19 infections linked to the state’s Parafield cluster. Saturday’s figures brings the state’s total number of cases to 561 since the pandemic began. The new cases, both of which have been isolating, bring the Parafield cluster to 33 cases. There are now 19 active case across South Australia. SA… Read More »