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China locks down city of 9 million and reports 4,000 cases as Omicron tests zero-Covid strategy

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China has locked down an industrial city of 9 million people overnight and reported more than 4,000 virus cases, as the nation’s “zero-Covid” strategy is confronted by an Omicron wave. Health authorities reported 4,77...

UK reports 179,756 new Covid cases as Omicron surge continues

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The UK has reported a further 179,756 Covid cases, as the number of people infected with the Omicron variant continues to surge. The latest figures – which reflect infections picked up by testing – bring the UK total ...

US sets new record for daily Covid cases as Omicron spreads across country

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The United States set a new record for daily infections of Covid-19 after reporting almost half a million positive cases as the surge of the Omicron variant spreads across the country. On Wednesday there were a startl...

US sets record for new daily Covid cases amid Omicron surge

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The United States has punched through its record for daily coronavirus cases, as the Omicron variant has surpassed Delta in distribution across much of the country amid a massive surge. The seven-day average of US ca...

Another record daily rise in UK Covid cases but Omicron ‘appears less severe’

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The UK has seen another record rise in daily Covid cases, with 129,471 reported on Tuesday in England and Wales alone, as a leading scientist said the Omicron variant was “not the same disease we were seeing a year ag...

South African Covid cases up 255% in a week as Omicron spreads

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Covid cases in South Africa have surged by 255% in the past seven days but there is mounting anecdotal evidence that infections with the Omicron variant are provoking milder symptoms than in previous waves. According ...

Two cases of Omicron Covid variant identified in UK

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The first cases of the new B.1.1.529 Covid-19 variant have been identified in the UK. Two people found to be infected with the Omicron variant are self-isolating, according to the health secretary, Sajid Javid. The t...

Two cases of Omicron Covid variant detected in Britain, says health secretary – video

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The first cases of the new B.1.1.529 Covid variant have been identified in the UK. Two people found to be infected with the Omicron variant are self-isolating, according to the health secretary, Sajid Javid