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    F.D.A. Approves Remdesivir as First Drug to Treat Covid-19

    The move indicated that the drug had cleared more rigorous hurdles since it was given emergency authorization in May.

    Russia Approves Coronavirus Vaccine Before Completing Tests

    The country’s regulators became the first in the world to approve a possible vaccine against the virus, despite warnings from the global authorities against cutting corners.
    All countries
    100,913,073
    Total confirmed cases
    Updated on January 27, 2021 11:00 am
    Italy
    2,485,956
    Total confirmed cases
    Updated on January 27, 2021 11:00 am
    Spain
    2,733,729
    Total confirmed cases
    Updated on January 27, 2021 11:00 am
    Iran
    1,385,706
    Total confirmed cases
    Updated on January 27, 2021 11:00 am
    Germany
    2,163,113
    Total confirmed cases
    Updated on January 27, 2021 11:00 am

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Vancouver Couple Fined After Flying to Remote Town for Vaccination

    The authorities charged an executive and an actress with violating coronavirus restrictions when they traveled to Beaver Creek in the Yukon Territory last week....

    A Wisconsin pharmacist will plead guilty to attempting to spoil hundreds of vaccine doses.

    Authorities say Steven R. Brandenburg, a 46-year-old hospital pharmacist, attempted to spoil the doses of the Moderna vaccine by removing them from a hospital...

    Biden Pledges to Speed Flow of Vaccines to the States

    President Biden said the amount of coronavirus vaccines reaching the states would rise next week and a deal was near to provide enough shots...

    Biden Will Restore U.S. Relations With Palestinians, Reversing Trump Cutoff

    Despite the move, analysts believe the prospects for an Israeli-Palestinian agreement remain distant.

    Rick Pitino, Who Pushed to Delay College Basketball Season, Tested Positive for the Coronavirus

    The Hall of Fame coach, now at Iona College, had previously pushed for the season to be delayed.

    See Which Country Is Leading the Global Race to Vaccinate

    Half of Israelis could receive at least one vaccine dose within a month, while the United States and Europe have been slower to reach...