Tuesday, 24 May, 2022
TopicAnthony Fauci

Topic: Anthony Fauci

Trump’s Surgeon General says ‘please, please, please’ wear mask

Human Services Secretary Alex Azar & US VP Pence also urged wearing a mask, though Pence only said to do so if local authorities recommended it.

America risks 100,000 daily Covid cases if behaviours don’t change, Fauci says in warning

Infectious diseases expert Dr Fauci pinpointed indoor gatherings, particularly bar scenes, to say the US was going in the wrong direction in tackling the virus.

In first US Covid taskforce briefing in months, top experts voice concern as VP lauds progress

Diseases expert Dr Fauci urged Americans to take the virus more seriously as US saw it biggest daily spike even as Vice President Pence said states were reopening responsibly.

Covid pandemic is ‘worst nightmare’ and is far from over, top US expert Fauci says

Fauci said that societies & economies have suffered as people have sequestered themselves to prevent the spread of the virus.

Remdesivir cuts recovery time of Covid patients from 15 days to 11: New peer-reviewed study

The study, conducted on over 1,000 patients, also found that remdesivir is unlikely to be sufficient as a standalone treatment as it didn't significantly reduce the death rate.

Trump disagrees with Fauci’s concerns over reopening US

Anthony Fauci, US' top infectious diseases expert, has come under criticism from even some Republicans who say he’s been too cautious in his advice.

There will be needless deaths if US reopens too fast, Fauci to warn Senate today

Fauci’s call for caution puts him in conflict with President Trump’s race to reopen the US for business & ease restrictions that have crushed the economy.

Anthony Fauci, doctor leading US coronavirus battle, nominated for civil service ‘Oscar’

Fauci, who’s had a 36-year career as an infectious disease expert, has handled several outbreaks, including HIV, swine flu, Zika and Ebola, under six different presidents.

‘Extremely unusual’ if Covid patients don’t develop antibodies, top US scientist Fauci says

The dependable appearance of antibodies following Covid-19 infections would be highly reassuring as governments move to restart economies from lockdowns.

Anthony Fauci, top US scientist who is contradicting Trump publicly amid Covid-19 crisis

Immunologist Anthony Fauci has publicly disagreed with Donald Trump over the last few weeks, but only because the US 'faces a much bigger problem'.

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Golden Temple

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.

Defence

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.
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