(NEW DELHI) -- If this week is the Biden administration’s full-court press in Asia, then Secretary of State Antony Blinken is playing point guard with his first trip to India. President Joe Biden has made it a top foreign policy priority to rally against the... Read More.
While the U.S. is emerging from the pandemic thanks to a high vaccination rate, other countries aren't so lucky -- especially India, where thousands are dying due to a second wave of COVID-19. That's why some big stars are getting together to highlight the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The Delta variant, which was first detected in India and which now makes up 6% of sequenced COVID-19 cases in the United States, has prompted recent calls from President Joe Biden and Dr. Anthony Fauci for more Americans to get vaccinated. While... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- COVID-19 variants are still threatening to spread in the U.S., National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Anthony Fauci warned Tuesday, saying the possible threat of variants is a reason more Americans need to get vaccinated. Case rates have continued to decline... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden announced on Thursday the first details of the U.S. sending 80 million COVID-19 vaccines overseas with the aim of "ending the pandemic globally." The Biden administration has been under pressure to provide other hard-hit nations with some of its abundant... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Two coronavirus vaccines have shown to be effective against the variant first identified in India, according to a recent study. British government researchers studied the effectiveness of the Pfizer and AstraZeneca vaccines against India variant B.1.617.2 and the U.K. variant, B.1.1.7. The study,... Read More.
(NEW DELHI) -- A cyclone pummeled India on Monday, the nation's deadliest day of the pandemic, as the country also surpassed a grave milestone: 25 million COVID-19 cases. India, now the global epicenter of the pandemic, is seeing this second wave of infection only worsen... Read More.
(NEW DELHI) -- On the ground in India, COVID-19 is everywhere. It's in the fear that keeps people trapped indoors, a vacant silence falling over the normally bustling city of New Delhi. It's in the chaos outside of hospitals, where we see family members... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Amid the staggering 300,000 to 400,000 COVID-19 infections reported daily over the last week in India, doctors are now reporting a new problem: a growing number of deadly fungal infections among those recovering from coronavirus. Experts believe these infections, known as mucormycosis... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — After President Biden set a new goal to administer at least one vaccine shot to 70% of American adults by July 4th, George goes one-on-one with Dr. Anthony Fauci about the shifting vaccination plan and the latest on vaccine approvals for children.... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A distinguished New Jersey doctor considered a "giant in the field of infectious diseases" has died of COVID-19. Dr. Rajendra Kapila was a professor at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School and was a founding member of the New Jersey Infectious Disease Society. The... Read More.