Officials asked to expedite Covid-19 vaccination

Covid-19 claims eight more lives, infects 555 others

PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakht-unkhwa Chief Secretary Dr Shehzad Bangash on Friday directed the officials of Health and other departments to expedite the coronavirus vaccination drive. An official handout said the chief secretary instructed the officials at a meeting in the Civil Secretariat about the ongoing Covid-19 vaccination campaign.Muhammad Tahir Orakzai, Secretary Health, Fahad Mohmand, Focal Person … Read more

Has living through Covid made me a hypochondriac? I asked some experts | Maeve Higgins

Like the unnamed woman Drake sings about in his 2015 hit Hotline Bling, I’ve been wearing less – at least metaphorically – and going out more. Apparently she started to behave that way ever since Drake left the city. Before that, he laments, she “used to always stay at home, be a good girl”. I … Read more

Covid-19: Students at east Auckland’s Macleans College asked to stay at home after staff member tests positive

Covid-19: Students at east Auckland's Macleans College asked to stay at home after staff member tests positive

Abigail Dougherty/StuffA support staff member has tested positive.A staff member at east Auckland’s Macleans College has tested positive for Covid-19. The support staff member had not been in any contact with students, a message on the school’s website stated. All students would return to remote learning for Monday and Tuesday to allow any impacted staff … Read more