During the COVID-19 pandemic, the world has become aware of the value of using sewage analyses to monitor disease development in an area. However, at DTU National Food Institute, a group of researchers has been using sewage monitoring from throughout the world since 2016 as an effective and inexpensive tool for monitoring infectious diseases and antimicrobial resistance.
In order to combat rats, a commander is being hired by New York City. A job listing for a “citywide director of rodent mitigation,” or “a rat czar,” was published this week by the NYC Mayor’s Office. The director, who will be paid an annual salary of between $120,000 and $170,000, would be responsible for […]
After reports of a crackdown on Covid protests throughout China, Tibetans living in exile have expressed solidarity with the Chinese people, who are under strict coronavirus rules since the start of the pandemic.
Shanghai hosts the race and it was due to return on April 16 next year for the first time in four years. According to F1, it would not be able to operate normally in China and cannot justify risks to staff involved in travelling.
COVID-19 often leads to a number of health issues as side-effects even after one recovers from it. According to a study by American Thoracic Society, a number of COVID-19 patients suffer from lung disease after being discharged from hospitals.
On November 24, a fire tore through a residential building in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region's capital Urumqi. After the incident, citizens circulated the videos on the internet space, with residents screaming and demanding authorities to open exits. The residents said that they were closed under strict COVID-19 restrictions that have been in place for more than 100 days and have caused widespread hardship.
The top Chinese official also called for improving response to the changing situation around the pandemic, stressing the importance of optimizing the country's policy on disease prevention, testing and quarantine measures, as well as immunization of the whole population.
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday inaugurated the State Government's flagship investors summit "Make in Odisha Conclave" in presence of business leaders and foreign delegates in Bhubaneswar.