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Yesterday โ€” 30 November 2021NDTV News - World-news

Nigeria Confirms Cases Of 'Omicron' Among Passengers From South Africa

30 November 2021 at 23:19
Nigeria's public health authorities said Wednesday that the new Covid-19 variant, Omicron, was identified in samples from three passengers travelling to the continent's most populous country from...

H1-B Visas For US Drop The Most In A Decade - This Is Why

30 November 2021 at 23:09
The number of immigrants under the H1-B visa program holding high-tech jobs dropped the most in at least a decade this year in the U.S. amid travel and visa restrictions, even as job openings in the...

US Tightens Covid Travel Rules As Nations Race To Quell 'Omicron' Threat

30 November 2021 at 23:08
Air travellers to the United States will face tougher COVID-19 testing rules, as several countries moved to seal-off their borders amid heightened uncertainty around the virulence of the Omicron...

Ramesh "Sunny" Balwani -Why He's A US Headline

30 November 2021 at 22:28
Theranos Inc. founder Elizabeth Holmes's sometimes banal, sometimes cringeworthy text messages with former president Ramesh "Sunny" Balwani have been released as an exhibit in her criminal fraud...

Boris Johnson On "Best" Single Defence Against Covid Variant Omicron

30 November 2021 at 22:28
Booster COVID-19 vaccines increase the body's immune response and remain the best single defence against the new Omicron variant of coronavirus, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Tuesday.

Does Omicron Defeat Vaccines? No Sign Of That Yet, Says Oxford

30 November 2021 at 22:23
There's no evidence existing vaccines won't provide some protection against the omicron variant, the University of Oxford said as scientists scramble to assess the new Covid-19 mutation.

'Omicron' Variant Could Outcompete Delta, Says South African Expert

30 November 2021 at 21:36
The Omicron coronavirus variant detected in southern Africa could be the most likely candidate to displace the highly contagious Delta variant, the director of South Africa's communicable disease...

WHO Warns Against "Blanket" Omicron Travel Bans As Nations Shut Borders

30 November 2021 at 20:24
The World Health Organization has warned blanket travel bans will not prevent the spread of Omicron, as more countries rushed to impose curbs and the first cases of the new Covid strain were detected...

Missing Gene, Surge In Fatigue, Headache Cases: How Omicron Was Found

30 November 2021 at 19:46
In early November, laboratories in South Africa's Gauteng began picking up something unusual while processing Covid-19 tests: they weren't able to detect the virus gene that creates the spike protein...

Peru Archeologists Find Mummy Up To 1,200 Years Old

30 November 2021 at 19:29
Archeologists in Peru working on a site in the outskirts of the capital Lima have unearthed a mummy believed to be between 800 and 1,200 years old -- and, surprisingly, bound with rope.

China's Taiwan Jet Incursions At Second-Highest Level In November

30 November 2021 at 19:21
Chinese warplanes made 159 incursions into Taiwan's air defence zone in November according to AFP's database, the second-highest month on record as Beijing continues to pile military pressure on the...

CNN Suspends Anchor, Says He Helped His Brother, New York Ex-Governor

30 November 2021 at 18:08
CNN said Tuesday it had indefinitely suspended primetime anchor Chris Cuomo after the release of legal transcripts that revealed how he helped his brother Andrew, then the governor of New York, combat...

Chinese-American Couple's Record $125 Million Donation To New York Museum

30 November 2021 at 17:47
A Chinese-American couple has donated a record $125 million to New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art to renovate the space that houses its collection of modern and contemporary art, the institution...

Pfizer Seeks US Approval For Covid Boosters For Ages 16-17

30 November 2021 at 17:35
Pfizer announced Tuesday it was seeking US authorization for Covid booster shots among adolescents aged 16 and 17, as concerns grow about the impact of the new Omicron variant.

"Unlike Trump I Don't Shock Allies": Biden On Expanding Omicron Travel Ban

30 November 2021 at 17:06
President Joe Biden on Tuesday said he would decide on a weekly basis whether to extend US travel bans on southern Africa, depending what happens with the worrying new Omicron variant of Covid-19.

US Author's Apology To Black Man Cleared Of Her Rape After 16 Years

30 November 2021 at 16:59
Alice Sebold, author of the best-selling novel "The Lovely Bones," on Tuesday apologized to a Black man who spent 16 years in prison for her 1981 rape, only to see his conviction overturned last week.

Not Paris Or Singapore, This Is Now World's Most Expensive City

30 November 2021 at 16:54
Tel Aviv is the world's most expensive city to live in as soaring inflation has pushed up living costs globally, according to a survey published on Wednesday.

Amid Rising US Fuel Prices, Joe Biden's Message For "Bragging" Oil CEOs

30 November 2021 at 15:22
President Joe Biden is "frustrated" by big oil CEOs "bragging" about profits when fuel prices are soaring for ordinary Americans, the White House said Tuesday.

Vaccines? Booster Jabs? Economic Crisis? What's Next For Covid Pandemic

30 November 2021 at 15:10
The world could see the Covid pandemic begin fading next year into an endemic disease like others humanity lives with, unless glaring inequality in vaccine access drags it out and worse variants...

Can't Share Photos Of Other People "Without Consent": Twitter's New Rule

30 November 2021 at 15:00
Twitter launched new rules Tuesday blocking users from sharing private images of other people without their consent, in a tightening of the network's policy just a day after it changed CEOs.

"It Was Scary": How South African Scientists Spotted Omicron Variant

30 November 2021 at 14:44
On Friday Nov. 19, Raquel Viana, Head of Science at one of South Africa's biggest private testing labs, sequenced the genes on eight coronavirus samples - and got the shock of her life.

Canada Makes Covid Tests Compulsory For Travellers; Excludes US Flights

30 November 2021 at 14:35
Canada, seeking to halt the spread of the Omicron coronavirus variant, will require people arriving by air from all nations except the United States to take a COVID-19 test, Health Minister Jean-Yves...

US Panel Endorses Merck Covid Pill Amid 'Omicron' Variant Concerns

30 November 2021 at 13:04
A panel of health experts appointed by the US government voted to recommend Merck's Covid pill for high-risk adult patients, a new form of treatment that is easy to administer and could prove more...

Brazil Reports 2 Cases Of 'Omicron' Covid Variant, First In Latin America

30 November 2021 at 12:56
Brazil's health regulator Anvisa said on Tuesday that laboratory analysis had found two Brazilian cases of the Omicron COVID-19 variant, the first reported cases in Latin America.

Canada Bans Travel From 3 African Countries Over 'Omicron' Variant Scare

30 November 2021 at 12:51
Canada will ban travelers who have been to Nigeria, Malawi and Egypt over concerns about the spread of the Omicron coronavirus variant, the Toronto Star newspaper said on Tuesday, citing sources.

"Very Tragic": US Student, 15, Opens Fire At His High School, 3 Teens Die

30 November 2021 at 12:45
Three students were killed and six other people including a teacher were wounded Tuesday in a shooting at a high school in rural Oxford, Michigan, local police said.

France Logs Highest 1-Day Covid Tally Since April, Hospitalisations Surge

30 November 2021 at 12:21
France has registered 47,177 new confirmed COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours, health ministry data showed on Tuesday, the highest one-day tally since early April at the height of the third wave of...

No Time For "Niceties": European Diplomats Warn On Iran Nuclear Talks

30 November 2021 at 12:15
European negotiators on Tuesday said they will assess the "seriousness" of the Iranian position over the next few days to decide whether to continue with recently resumed talks about reviving the 2015...

Omicron Found A Week Earlier Than Thought, This Country Says

30 November 2021 at 02:45
Dutch health authorities said Tuesday that the new Covid-19 variant was present in the Netherlands a week earlier than previously believed and checks are underway to see how far it has spread.
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