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Endangered leopard cubs, vulnerable to catch coronavirus, under high protection

While last month, a tiger from another US zoo tested positive for coronavirus, the Miami Zoo has taken extreme protective measures to protect two highly endangered clouded leopard cubs. The two born on 11 February, one male, and one female, are vulnerable to catching coronavirus. The zoo staff is wearing gloves and masks and disinfecting… Read More »

Coronavirus lockdown in India: Should the Indians expect a food shortage?

The market in Lasangaon, Asia’s biggest onion market in the western Indian state of Maharashtra where one-third of India’s onion production comes from, stumbled following around a week after India imposed a strict 21-day lockdown to prevent the spread of coronavirus. Though the unprecedented lockdown workers to go back to their far-flung villages all over… Read More »

French doctors accused of racism after suggesting COVID-19 vaccine should be tested in Africa

Coronavirus Live Updates Two senior doctors, Jean-Paul Mira, head of intensive care at Cochin hospital in Paris, and Camille Locht, head of research at the Inserm health research group suggested that a potential vaccine for coronavirus should first be tested on people from the African continent. According to them, since Africa has ‘no masks, no… Read More »