Palau nears 100% Covid-19 vaccination

KOROR (AFP) – The tiny Pacific nation of Palau has emerged as one of the world’s most vaccinated places with more than 99 per cent of the eligible population fully protected against Covid-19, according to data released Thursday (Oct 14).

US surpasses three million coronavirus cases

More than three million people in the US have tested positive for Covid-19, according to Johns Hopkins University. Over 131,000 deaths have been reported, and on Tuesday the US broke its record for most new cases reported in one day.

Mexico at ‘peak moment’ of coronavirus crisis

Mexico has reached “the peak moment” of its coronavirus outbreak, officials said, as the country recorded its largest one-day rise in cases so far. More than 2,409 new cases of the virus were confirmed on Thursday – the first time