Indian government faces coronavirus lockdown calls, contempt charges

Americans help India cope with its crushing COVID crisis Mount Sinai medical system’s Dr. Ash Tewari and his team send ventilators and oxygen equipment to save lives India’s government faced calls for a strict lockdown to slow a devastating surge in new coronavirus cases, and a court in New Delhi on Wednesday will decide whether to punish officials for failing […]

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Indian COVID variant found in Switzerland: health authority

A first case of the COVID-19 variant contributing to the exploding outbreak in India has been detected in Switzerland, the public health authority said Saturday. “The first case of the Indian variant of COVID-19 has been discovered in Switzerland,” Switzerland’s Federal Office of Public Health (BAG) said in a tweet. The virus variant was found in “a passenger who arrived […]

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