Global Statistics

All countries
527,799,496
Confirmed
Updated on May 23, 2022 7:55 am
All countries
483,864,392
Recovered
Updated on May 23, 2022 7:55 am
All countries
6,300,434
Deaths
Updated on May 23, 2022 7:55 am

Global Statistics

All countries
527,799,496
Confirmed
Updated on May 23, 2022 7:55 am
All countries
483,864,392
Recovered
Updated on May 23, 2022 7:55 am
All countries
6,300,434
Deaths
Updated on May 23, 2022 7:55 am
Home Tags Human

human

UN Human Rights Office highlights ‘toxic lockdown culture’ in SA

hands of police.The family of Collins Khosa from Alexandra, who was allegedly beaten to death by law enforcement during the lockdown, will approach the High Court in a bid to force government to intervene in the alleged heavy-handedness.This followed the dismissal of their application for direct access to the Constitutional Court last week."This case is…

Large-scale human trial of potential COVID-19 vaccine kicks off at Oxford

London — In the global scramble for a COVID-19 vaccine, a select number of human trials are now under way, but it's scientists from England's University of Oxford who appear most confident that they're onto a cure. Professor Sarah Gilbert heads the Oxford team behind the potential vaccine being developed in partnership with the Jenner Institute. She's…

Large-scale human trial of potential COVID-19 vaccine kicks off at Oxford

London — In the global scramble for a COVID-19 vaccine, a select number of human trials are now under way, but it's scientists from England's University of Oxford who appear most confident that they're onto a cure. Professor Sarah Gilbert heads the Oxford team behind the potential vaccine being developed in partnership with the Jenner Institute. She's…

Human trials for coronavirus vaccine candidate begin in United Kingdom: officials

Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here.Human clinical trials for a potential coronavirus vaccine are officially underway in the United Kingdom, according to officials in the country.British Health Minister Matt Hancock said the trial would begin on Thursday, according to Bloomberg. The vaccine candidate was developed…

Germany, UK begin human trials of speculative Covid-19 vaccines

The race to develop an effective vaccine against the novel coronavirus gathered pace this week, as clinical trials on humans were approved in Germany and launched in the UK. Though there are now around 150 development projects worldwide, the German and British plans are among only five clinical trials on humans which have been approved…

Hot Topics

City of Cape Town urges people to leave Kataza the baboon alone

Kataza the baboon. Facebook / Baboon Matters The City of Cape Town has asked the public not to feed a baboon that has relocated to Tokai. The baboon, known as Kataza or SK11, is slowly being integrated into the Tokai troop. Video footage, however, shows humans feeding Kataza. The City of Cape Town has requested that Kataza…

Rassie: There are various benefits for SA rugby to go north

As SA Rugby moves to determine which franchises will go to Europe in future, Rassie Erasmus has noted several potential benefits for the local game should that route be followed.The national director of rugby believes the high world rankings of Wales, Ireland and Scotland mean PRO Rugby is competitive and that fans will eventually identify…

A Once-in-a-Century Climate ‘Anomaly’ Might Have Made World War I Even Deadlier

(John Finney Photography/Moment/Getty Images) An abnormally bad season of weather may have had a significant impact on the death toll from both World War I and the 1918 Spanish flu pandemic, according to new research, with many more lives being lost due to torrential rain and plummeting temperatures. Through a detailed analysis of an ice…