Top stories: English study finds fully vaccinated people have 50-60% reduced risk of COVID-19; Thailand reports record daily case and death increases; Unesco calls for inequality to be fa...
While millions have received their COVID-19 vaccinations, it's a distant prospect for millions more. So what's being done to tackle vaccine inequity?
Top stories: US CDC warns Delta variant 'likely more severe' than earlier variants; 70% of US adults receive at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose; Wuhan to test all residents for COVID-19.
Top stories: Hard-won gains at risk, warns WHO; Vaccine protection likely to wane over time, UK government advisers; Viet Nam extends restrictions.
Closures of manufacturing and distribution and bottlenecks at borders through the COVID-19 pandemic have exposed the fragility of global supply chains.
Top stories: President Biden pushes cash incentive to get vaccinated; India reports most new COVID-19 cases in three weeks; Philippines to introduce lockdown restrictions in Manilla region.
Top stories: COVID-19 continues to hit Americas hard; England scraps quarantine for fully vaccinated arrivals from US and EU; Record case rise in New South Wales, Australia.
National policies and strong international support are needed to close the growing gap of inequality, writes the IMF's economic counsellor Gita Gopinath.
Top stories: Lockdown extended again in Sydney; Italy says 99% of COVID-19 deaths since February were among people not fully vaccinated; Change in mask-wearing guidance in the United States.
Top stories: Biden pushes for long COVID patients to be protected by law; Mixed AstraZeneca-Pfizer shots boost antibody level - study; US warns against travel to Spain, Portugal, Cyprus a...
Top stories: China reports most COVID-19 cases since end of January; Ghana hoping to receive 18 million vaccine doses by October; Restrictions extended in Indonesia.
New research looks at our body's immune response to the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine, finding 'powerful beneficial effects' of the second vaccine dose.
From free masks to fines, there are a variety of measures across the world which countries have used to encourage the public to wear face masks.
Top stories: Restrictions tightened in Australia; New study into the optimum gap between Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine doses; Philippines bans travel from Malaysia and Thailand.
Top stories: Americas facing 'pandemic of the unvaccinated'; Two doses of Pfizer, AstraZeneca vaccines effective against Delta variant; Hospitals in the Indonesian region of Papua near fu...