The Newsmakers

How Should the World Respond to Omicron?

The rapid spread of the new COVID-19 strain, Omicron, is forcing countries to rethink restrictions. Weeks after its first detection in South Africa, scientists are expecting Omicron to outcompete Delta but with less severe disease. As the entire world grapples with a fourth wave of the pandemic, the pertinent question is: will vaccines be enough for protection against the new variant or are stricter measures the only way out? Guests: Dr Margaret Harris WHO Spokesperson Dr Angelique Coetzee Chairperson of the South African Medical Association Simon Calder Journalist and Travel Editor at The Independent

Picture This: Brussels Attacks Anniversary

Picture This: Brussels Attacks Anniversary

The Newsmakers: America's Anti-Terror Strategy

The Newsmakers: America's Anti-Terror Strategy

The Newsmakers: America's Anti-Terror Strategy and Australia Redefining Racism

The Newsmakers: America's Anti-Terror Strategy and Australia Redefining Racism

Showcase: 'I Am Not Madame Bovary'

Showcase: 'I Am Not Madame Bovary'

Jose Ramos-Horta Returns

Jose Ramos-Horta Returns

Buffalo Mass Shooting

Buffalo Mass Shooting

Lebanon’s New Parliament

Lebanon’s New Parliament

Across the Balkans: Will Dritan Abazovic’s cabinet deliver on its promises?

Across the Balkans: Will Dritan Abazovic’s cabinet deliver on its promises?

COVID-19’s Tragic Milestones

COVID-19’s Tragic Milestones

NATO’s Nordic Expansion

NATO’s Nordic Expansion

Palestinian Journalist Killed

Palestinian Journalist Killed

Sinn Fein’s Election Success

Sinn Fein’s Election Success

Sri Lanka Unrest

Sri Lanka Unrest

Philippines Election

Philippines Election

Russia’s Victory Day Celebrations

Russia’s Victory Day Celebrations

Germany’s Russia Reversal

Germany’s Russia Reversal

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