Omicron variant may have picked up a piece of common-cold virus

Omicron variant may have picked up a piece of common-cold virus

People queue at a popup COVID-19 testing site in New York, U.S., December 3, 2021. REUTERS/Jeenah MoonRegister now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.comRegisterNEW YORK, Dec 3 (Reuters) – The Omicron variant of the virus that causes COVID-19 likely acquired at least one of its mutations by picking up a snippet of genetic material from … Read more

Myanmar a no-show at summit after ASEAN sidelines junta boss

Myanmar a no-show at summit after ASEAN sidelines junta boss

Myanmar a test for ASEAN’s credibility – Thai PMMalaysia backs chair’s call on Myanmar representationU.S. security advisor meets Myanmar shadow govtMyanmar rejects ASEAN exclusion moveBANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Oct 26 (Reuters) – A Southeast Asian summit started on Tuesday without military-ruled Myanmar, after its junta refused to send a representative following its leader’s exclusion for ignoring … Read more