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Florida pharmacy makes COVID-19 vaccine house calls [Video]

A pharmacy in the Tampa Bay area of Florida started making home visits to provide the COVID-19 vaccine to those unable to get outdoors as the Delta variant causes a spike in cases in the state and around the nation. #DeliveRxdPharmacy #COVID19 #Coronavirus #Florida #News #ReutersSubscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribeReuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled.Get the latest news on: http://reuters.com/Follow Reuters on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ReutersFollow Reuters on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ReutersFollow Reuters on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/reuters/?hl=en

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SOUTH ASIA

Ladakh: Tourists throng Drass after ease in COVID restrictions – The Economic Times Video [Video]

After ease in COVID-19 restrictions, footfall of tourists has risen in Drass. Scenic Drass is favourite route for bikers who visit to Leh. Local businesses are back on track. Tourists were enjoying the nature; however, some were seen flouting the COVID-19 protocols

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EAST ASIA

China races to curb Delta-spurred COVID outbreak, worst in months [Video]

China is racing to contain its worst COVID-19 outbreak in months. It is being spurred by the Delta variant, first identified in India, which is much more contagious.Al Jazeera’s Priyanka Gupta reports.- Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera – Check our website: https://www.aljazeera.com/#AlJazeeraEnglish #China #COVID19

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EAST ASIA

Officials sound alarm as Japan COVID cases hit record highs [Video]

Japan is extending its state of emergency, and restrictions will continue in Tokyo until the end of next month.Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga says the coronavirus is spreading at an unprecedented speed, and it is mainly because of the Delta variant.- Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera – Check our website: https://www.aljazeera.com/#AlJazeeraEnglish #Japan #COVID19

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SOUTH ASIA

Bonus Edition: UK racism in policing, COVID in Indonesia, India press freedom | The Stream [Video]

Looking back at the week on The Stream, this show goes behind the scenes to share real life stories about COVID in Indonesia and to take a closer look at accusations of institutional racism in the British police. An Indian journalist also tells us what it’s like to do her job at a time when media offices are raided and the government is accused of using spyware against journalists.And from our Instagram Live series, we share an interview with Matt Littlejohn, Senior Vice President of Strategic Initiatives at Oceana on why we should all care about what’s happening to the world’s oceans.

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SOUTH ASIA

Joe Biden: ‘Prove vaccination status or else face tough COVID norms’: Joe Biden orders new rules for US federal workers – The Economic Times Video [Video]

US President Joe Biden on Thursday announced sweeping new pandemic requirements for millions of federal workers as he denounced an American tragedy of rising-yet-preventable deaths among unvaccinated US employees and others. Federal workers will be required to attest theyve been vaccinated against the coronavirus or else face mandatory masking, weekly testing, distancing and other new rules.

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SOUTH ASIA

Covishield vaccine nearly 93.5% effective against COVID: DG Armed Forces Medical Services – The Economic Times Video [Video]

Director General of Armed Forces Medical Services Vice Admiral Rajat Datta on July 28 informed that the Covishield is nearly 93.5% effective against breakthrough infections. He said, In our study, Covishield is nearly 93.5% effective against breakthrough infections and against death, it is 98% effective. So it is very effective. It is also effective against different variants of concern.

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EAST AFRICA

Coronavirus: Burundi, in reversal, says it will accept COVID-19 vaccines [Video]

Burundi’s government now says it will accept COVID-19 vaccines, becoming one of the last countries in the world to embrace them. But the health ministry says it will not take responsibility for any side effects they might cause.

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EAST AFRICA

Coronavirus: At last, Tanzania kicks off COVID-19 vaccinations [Video]

In a major breakthrough for one of the world’s last countries to embrace COVID-19 vaccines, Tanzania’s president kicked off its vaccination campaign Wednesday by publicly receiving a dose and urging others to do the same.