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New Delhi, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) Russian vaccine candidate, Sputnik V, will undergo phase three trials in India after receiving approval from the central drug control authority, it was disclosed here today.

Canberra, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) The Great Barrier Reef that stretches off the northeast coast of Australia has lost more than half of its corals since 1995, as a result of warming waters caused by climate change.

17 de octubre de 2020, 12:7Hanoi, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam on Saturday extended to 45 days with no local Covid-19 infections and to 44 days with no deaths, as reported by the commission in charge of containing the pandemic.

Havana, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Ministry of Public Health (Minsap) reported today the detection of 52 new cases with Covid-19 on the island, one deceased the day before and 51 medical discharges in the last 24 hours.

16 de octubre de 2020, 17:12Luanda, October 16 (Prensa Latina) Angola's government reported on Friday six new deaths from Covid-19, accumulating 7,722 Covid-19 cases, the majority in Luanda province.

Geneva, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) The World Health Organization (WHO) ranked on Friday Covid-19 as the fifth leading cause of death in the world and warned that it is far from over; that is why, it urged people to be mentally prepared.

Caracas, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro ratified on Friday that the people's food will always be a priority of the State, despite the US coercive and unilateral measures that limit the acquisition of those resources.

Cuba thanks France's vaccine cooperationHavana, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuba thanked on Friday France's support and cooperation for developing vaccines in the Caribbean nation, according to official sources.

Cuba: Foreign tourists to arrive in Varadero beachMatanzas, Cuba, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) The delegation of the Ministry of Tourism (MINTUR) in the western Cuban province of Matanzas on Friday confirmed the arrival of the first flight with foreign holidaymakers in Varadero on October 25, after that coastal resort was opened to international markets.

Covid-19 pandemic to prevent Bolivians from voting in Panama, ChileLa Paz, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian residents in Panama and five cities in northern Chile will not be able to cast their votes in the upcoming general elections in their country, as a result of restrictions due to the Covid-19 pandemic, an official source said on Friday.