Wednesday, 25 May, 2022
TopicAnthony Fauci

Topic: Anthony Fauci

What we know about 2014 Ebola outbreak, how is the virus transmitted & its origin

While WHO is uncertain about the origins of the 2014 Ebola outbreak, other US agencies like CDC note that it could have come from insectivorous bats.

Vaccines being used in US effective against Covid strain detected in India, Dr Fauci says

The B.1.617 Covid variant, first identified in India last year, has been classified as a 'variant of concern' at the global level by WHO.

India made incorrect assumption, opened up prematurely — Anthony Fauci on 2nd Covid wave

US' top infectious disease expert Fauci said one of the important things is to not underestimate the situation and the lesson that this global pandemic needs a global response.

Envoy Sandhu meets Anthony Fauci for his ‘insights’ on Covid situation, vaccine efficacy

The meeting came a day after US' top public health expert Fauci termed India's Covid situation very desperate and suggested the govt marshal all its resources, including armed forces.

Anthony Fauci advises India to marshal all resources, including Army, to fight Covid surge

Fauci, who is the Chief Medical Adviser to US President Joe Biden, also called for a nationwide lockdown for a few weeks to break the continuity and transmission of infection.

Anthony Fauci suggests an immediate few weeks’ lockdown in India to contain Covid spread

The chief medical adviser to the White House also said that another important thing to do is the prompt supplies of oxygen, medication, PPEs.

Countries failed in a global response to prevent India’s ‘tragic’ Covid crisis, Dr Fauci says

White House chief medical advisor Dr Anthony Fauci said outbreak in India has highlighted how wealthier nations have failed to provide equal access to healthcare across the world.

Delay in administering second dose a threat to Covid vaccine efficacy, says Fauci

Any deviation from schedules that worked in clinical trials creates risks such as the rise of new coronavirus mutations, said Fauci at virtual World Economic Forum panel.

Fauci pledges US’ commitment to WHO, says country will join Covax

In a virtual address, infectious-disease chief Anthony Fauci also said the US 'intends to fulfill its financial obligations' to the WHO.

‘A surge upon a surge’ — Top US health officials warn of jump in Covid cases after holidays

Anthony Fauci, US govt's top infectious-disease expert, warned that the country is at a 'very critical point' in combating the pandemic.

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World’s $300 trillion in debt. Here’s what it means for services like health, education

To meet debt payments, at least 100 countries will have to reduce spending on essential services, the IMF estimates.


Boeing's F/A-18 Super Hornet pulls off its first successful launch from a ski-jump at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, US | Photo credit: Boeing

2 American Super Hornets in India as Boeing looks to showcase fighters for Navy deal

Navy looking at about 26 multi-role deck-based fighters for its aircraft carrier. Visit by Super Hornets comes close on heels of similar trip by competitor Rafale M of Dassault Aviation.

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.