Tag Archives: Coronavirus

Qld eases coronavirus restrictions

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has eased a number of restrictions impacting crowd and guest limits at weddings, sporting events and funerals. Weddings will now be able to host 200 people and the number of guests allowed to dance is unlimited from Tuesday November 17. Those dancing are not expected to socially distance, Chief Health Officer… Read More »

Coronavirus live updates: German firm says vaccine candidate can be stored in standard fridge

Coronavirus hospitalizations in the U.S. topped record highs for the second day in a row on Wednesday, data shows.  The previous peak occurred in April when 59,940 patients were hospitalized with the virus. The U.S. has recorded over 241,000 deaths and nearly 10.4 million confirmed infections since the start of the pandemic, according to data from Johns Hopkins… Read More »

Pfizer’s Early Data Shows Coronavirus Vaccine Is More Than 90% Effective

The drug maker Pfizer announced on Monday that an early analysis of its coronavirus vaccine trial suggested the vaccine was robustly effective in preventing Covid-19, a promising development as the world has waited anxiously for any positive news about a pandemic that has killed more than 1.2 million people. Pfizer, which developed the vaccine with… Read More »