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Covid news: Booster vaccines extended to all over-18s, after omicron variant lands in UK

1 month ago   |   By The Independent

New strain is ‘potentially the most challenging development of pandemic for some time', warns Sturgeon
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Covid news live: WHO warns Omicron poses ‘very high' risk; new variant detected in at least a dozen countries

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

The ‘highly mutated' Omicron variant poses very high global risk of infection surges, WHO says ; Sweden, Spain and Portugal the latest countries to confirm presence of new variant UK to ramp up Covid booster jabs and halve minimum gap to 3 months Omicron variant prompts nervous governments to impose travel curbs China president Xi Jinping pledges 1b Covid vaccine doses for Africa Biden says Omicron Covid variant a ‘cause for concern, not panic' South African scientists explore vaccines' effectiveness against Omicron See all our coronavirus coverage Hong Kong has banned non-residents from...
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