Covid-19 coronavirus: What we know about the ‘Russian variant’ contracted by Air NZ flight attendant

Scientists are investigating how a infected Air New Zealand crew member contracted a little-known variant unrelated to that in Auckland’s Valentine’s Day Covid-19 cluster. However, they say there’s no great cause for concern over the lineage B.1.1.317, which has been

Covid-19 coronavirus: Auckland into level-3 lockdown; NZ to alert level 2

VIRUS LATEST* Revealed: The 21 locations of interest visited by three new community cases*No need to rush: Aucklanders queue at supermarkets * ‘It’s a difficult situation’: Prada Cup racing postponed* Australia suspends quarantine-free travel bubble for Kiwis* The winning formula: