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- As cities go back into lockdown, China's “Dynamic zero-Covid” strategy is being questioned on its efficacy. Here's why, with new and more transmissible variants, it may not work
- While two reports trace the origin of the outbreak to the huge market in central China, the third report indicates that the coronavirus spilled from animals into humans at least “twice in November or December 2019”.
ByHT Correspondent, New Delhi
- The latest type of Covid-19 is not a new variant but related to the Middle East respiratory syndrome that affected middle-eastern countries in 2012 and 2015.
BySharmita Kar | Edited by Sohini Goswami, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
Fearing economic retaliation or plain threat, no country wants to take on China for being transparent on the origins of coronavirus and patient zero in Wuhan.
ByShishir Gupta, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
- The Canadian military officer was reportedly among the athletes who fell sick after attending the World Military Games in Wuhan, the first epicentre of the Covid-19 outbreak, in October 2019.