- Novavax again delays its timeline for ramping up COVID-19 vaccine production and seeking regulatory authorization
- Non-hospitalised COVID-19 patients have a low risk of serious long-term effects, a study published in The Lancet journal shows
- The WHO classifies the India variant as a global concern, with some preliminary studies showing that it spreads more easily
- Is the B.1.617 variant to blame for the unexpected surge in India cases? Scientists are investigating
Palestinian rocket fire, Israeli strikes in Gaza run into second dayMiddle East · 8:18 AM UTC
Palestinians fired uninterrupted barrages of rockets into Israel, as its military pounded Gaza with air strikes through the early hours of Tuesday, in a dramatic escalation of clashes in Jerusalem.