U.S. CDC recommends Pfizer COVID-19 booster for children aged 5-11

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Thursday recommended a booster dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for children aged 5 to 11.
Malaysia reports 2,124 new COVID-19 infections, 3 new deaths
Malaysia recorded 2,124 new COVID-19 infections as of midnight Thursday, bringing the total tally to 4,485,419, according to the health ministry.
India records 2,259 new COVID-19 cases, 20 more deaths
India's COVID-19 tally rose to 43,131,822 on Friday, with 2,259 new cases registered in the past 24 hours across the South Asian country, showed the federal health ministry's latest data.
4 migrants dead, 10 missing as boat sinks off Tunisia's coast
Four migrants died and 10 others went missing after a boat carrying 58 migrants sank off Tunisia's eastern coast, the Tunis Afrique Presse (TAP) reported Thursday.
S.Korea reports 28,130 new COVID-19 cases
South Korea reported 28,130 new COVID-19 cases as of midnight Wednesday compared to 24 hours ago, raising the total number of infections to 17,889,849, the health authorities said Thursday.
N.Korea reports additional 260,000-plus cases of 'fever'
North Korea has reported more than 260,000 suspected new cases of the coronavirus in a single day.
India records 1,829 new COVID-19 cases, 33 more deaths
India's COVID-19 tally rose to 43,127,199 on Wednesday with 1,829 new cases registered during the past 24 hours across the country, showed the federal health ministry's latest data.