Monday, 23 May, 2022
TopicAnthony Fauci

Topic: Anthony Fauci

Christmas poses greater Covid risk than Thanksgiving, Fauci warns Americans

Fauci himself said he won’t celebrate the holiday with his daughters for the first time in more than 30 years given that infections are emerging in 'moderate-sized gatherings'.

Biden says he will ask all Americans to wear masks for 100 days

Joe Biden’s preview of a more robust response to the coronavirus pandemic came as he spoke about the role of the president and vice president in setting a personal example.

Anthony Fauci slams UK’s drug regulator on Pfizer review, then mutes critique

Anthony Fauci said the UK drug regulator — Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency — took the data from the Pfizer company and rushed through the approval.

Pfizer trial success could boost public acceptance for Covid vaccine, Anthony Fauci says

Fauci, the top infectious-disease doctor, said the US may begin offering the vaccine to priority groups at the end of December.

Anthony Fauci isn’t an easy man to fire despite Trump supporters’ chants

Experts say Fauci cannot be directly fired by Trump but only his supervisor or the Health and Human Services Secretary. But he would still have the option to appeal.

People don’t want to hear Fauci and ‘all these idiots’ any more, Trump tells his staff

The attack on Fauci — whom polls show is the most trusted figure on Covid in govt — followed an interview where the expert said he wasn’t surprised that Trump contracted infection.

White House gathering in September was a Covid ‘super-spreader event’, says Anthony Fauci

The ceremony at White House to honour Amy Coney Barrett saw few guests wearing masks, and attendees mingling and sitting in close proximity both indoors & outdoors.

Early Covid treatments could be ‘bridge’ to vaccine, Anthony Fauci says

The aim is to prevent patients from developing the serious lung damage for which Gilead's remdesivir and the anti-inflammatory drug dexamethasone are administered.

Covid vaccine to be widely available in the US by April, CDC chief says

About 700 million vaccine doses should be available by April. The vaccine candidates that are furthest along in development will need a two-dose regimen, CDC chief Redfield said.

Trump threatened US would pull out of WTO, Bob Woodward’s book says

Woodward’s book provides new details about Trump’s willingness to use extreme leverage against friend and foe alike in search of trade deals.

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What Akal Takht must know about harmonium and music before banishing it from Golden Temple

In an era where India’s past and ‘purity’ are constantly being dug up and debated, the humble harmonium has become the latest victim.

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.