Over 11 billion COVID-19 vaccines have been given and the focus is shifting to children. But how safe are they and what other vaccines are being developed?
Top COVID-19 news stories: North Korea reports COVID-19 outbreak; US passes 1 million confirmed COVID-19 deaths; Shanghai plans to ease restrictions from 1 June.
Consumers have experienced the most significant shock in global food prices in more than a generation. A food economist explains the reasons behind the high prices.
US parents are concerned about the very high screen time of their children, as they struggled to juggle work and childcare demands during lockdowns: Pew Research Center
Two years of innovation and learning throughout the COVID-19 pandemic have equipped us with the tech and experience to effectively manage future outbreaks.
Omicron’s swift spread has given it more opportunities to mutate. This is why sub-variants are emerging, with some highly effective at reinfecting people.
Top COVID-19 news stories: New data for COVID-19 pandemic excess deaths; COVID-19 cases continue to rise in the Americas; US urged to end pre-departure testing.
Men report they hadn't missed certain goods and services during lockdown, while women attribute reduced expenditures to perceived financial constraints.
COVID-19 saw an increase in fiscal support for people. But how has that impacted our spending habits? Data suggests a positive correlation, say researchers.
Top COVID-19 news stories: Africa experiencing uptick in COVID-19 cases; EU estimates up to 80% of the population has had COVID-19; measles cases jump as a result of COVID-19 pandemic.
Global internet users spend on average 147 minutes a day on social media. Emerging markets are logged in longest, probably due to their younger populations
As the world reflects on more than two years of upheaval, research reveals some of key things learned from the COVID-19 pandemic.
About 37% of US school students said their mental health suffered during the pandemic, with such issues more common among lesbian, gay or bisexual students
Top COVID-19 news stories: G20 agrees to fund for global pandemic preparedness; COVID-19 cases down in the Americas; Many countries easing restrictions.
The shock of COVID-19 has sparked a new spirit of collaboration and unusual alliances. The path to an inclusive, just and sustainable world is stronger if platforms for collective action ...