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Canadian field hockey team's travel plans stalled by shifting COVID-19 rules

North Shore News 04 Dec 2021
POTCHEFSTROOM, SOUTH AFRICAField Hockey Canada is asking for an exemption from the federal government to help bring its junior women's team home from South Africa. The team is currently stuck in Potchefstroom, about 120 kilometres southwest of Johannesburg, because of shifting COVID-19 travel restrictions.
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Prep roundup: Big 4th quarter lifts Elks over Stags; St. Francis beats Benzie 42-20

Traverse City Record-Eagle 04 Dec 2021
The Huskies (0-2) take on Traverse City Central at home Tuesday ... The Sabers (1-0) get back to action Saturday with a home game against Kalamazoo Hackett ... The Comets (1-0) remain at home as they take on McBain Northern Michigan Christian on Tuesday ... The Rangers (0-2) take on Kalkaska at home Monday ... Johannesburg-Lewiston (1-1).
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Covid-19: Despite Omicron surge, South Africa so far sees mild symptoms

The Times of India 03 Dec 2021
The country recorded 11,535 new cases Thursday, mostly in the epicenter Gauteng, the province home to the biggest city Johannesburg and the capital Pretoria ... converted into specimen collection sites in front of a private hospital in Johannesburg's lofty suburb of Sandton.
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South African Daily Show host Trevor Noah is blasted for doubting sincerity of Moderna CEO's ...

The Daily Mail 03 Dec 2021
'Op, someone is defensive about his home country.'. Noah was born and raised in Johannesburg, South African and even began his career there in 2002 and has hosted music, television and film awards shows in the country.
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A collision of COVID-19 and HIV possibly forged the omicron variant, scientist says

Bangor Daily News 03 Dec 2021
There’s good reason to think so ... Now De Oliveira worries that a similar scenario might have given rise to omicron ... 12 and Nov. 20 ... With Johannesburg at its heart, Gauteng province is the epicenter of South Africa’s HIV epidemic. It is home to roughly 20 percent of South Africa’s 7.5 million people living with HIV ... Dr ... ....
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Airlines told to keep data on travelers from southern Africa

Times Union 02 Dec 2021
So far, United Airlines is maintaining its schedule of five flights a week between Newark, New Jersey, and Johannesburg, South Africa, and planned to resume flights to Cape Town on Wednesday ... Delta Air Lines flies three times a week between its home in Atlanta and Johannesburg and, like United, says it has no plans to alter its schedule ... .
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Omicron: Cambridge couple stranded in South Africa

BBC News 02 Dec 2021
A British couple stranded in South Africa after flights were disrupted due to the Omicron variant said it had been "the most horrendous task" to get home. Sally Storr, from Cambridge, arrived in Johannesburg on 26 November as the country was put back on the red list.
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Despite Omicron surge, S.Africa so far sees mild symptoms

Urdu Point 02 Dec 2021
Johannesburg, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 2nd Dec, 2021 ) .Omicron is fueling a steep surge in infections in ... The country recorded 11,535 new cases Thursday, mostly in the epicenter Gauteng, the province home to the biggest city Johannesburg and the capital Pretoria.
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Despite Omicron surge, South Africa so far sees mild symptomsOmicron fears have created a rush ...

Deccan Herald 02 Dec 2021
The country recorded 11,535 new cases Thursday, mostly in the epicentre Gauteng, the province home to the biggest city Johannesburg and the capital Pretoria ... converted into specimen collection sites in front of a private hospital in Johannesburg's lofty suburb of Sandton.
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Scientists studying omicron in South Africa see rise in covid-19 reinfections

Live Mint 02 Dec 2021
“Previous infection used to protect against Delta, and now with Omicron it doesn’t seem to be the case," Professor Anne Von Gottberg from the National Institute for Communicable Diseases in Johannesburg said Thursday ... MINT PREMIUM See All ... Von Gottberg, referring to Gauteng province, home to both Pretoria and the economic capital, Johannesburg ... Prof ... .
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Experts: Travel Bans Another Blow to Crippled South African Economy

Voa News 02 Dec 2021
But it's not necessarily necessary to stop airlines from flying and to necessarily stop people from going, stay at home [and] not go to work, or stay at home and not go to the factory and things like that,” said Roodt.
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Airlines told to keep data on travellers to US from southern Africa

Indian Express 02 Dec 2021
So far, United Airlines is maintaining its schedule of five flights a week between Newark, New Jersey, and Johannesburg, South Africa, and planned to resume flights to Cape Town on Wednesday ... Delta Air Lines flies three times a week between its home in Atlanta and Johannesburg and, like United, says it has no plans to alter its schedule.
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Did a collision of COVID-19 and HIV forge the omicron variant?

Finger Lakes Times 02 Dec 2021
There's good reason to think so ... Now De Oliveira worries that a similar scenario might have given rise to omicron ... 12 and Nov. 20 ... With Johannesburg at its heart, Gauteng province is the epicenter of South Africa's HIV epidemic. It is home to roughly 20% of South Africa's 7.5 million people living with HIV ... Dr ... (It was present in the Netherlands by Nov ... .
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Omicron variant arrives in US, elevating risk

Indian Express 02 Dec 2021
As we continue to learn more about this variant, get tested if you have symptoms, and stay home if you’re sick.” ... In South Africa, the variant accounts for most of the new daily cases reported in the nation’s most populous province, Gauteng, which is home to some 15 million people and the cities of Johannesburg and Pretoria.
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