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Our science correspondent Derrick Williams looks at what we know so far about the newly discovered variety of the coronavirus.
Although infections are soaring, Austria says it will end a lockdown specifically for the unvaccinated. Meanwhile, more cases have been announced in Beijing ahead of the 2022 Winter Olympics. Follow DW for more.
The rapid spread of omicron had concerned virologists. Now, African scientists are optimistic that the variant could mark the end of the pandemic and the beginning of an endemic.
Before the omicron wave completely overwhelms laboratories in Germany, health officials are limiting COVID-19 PCR testing to two groups of people. Can rapid antigen tests reliably bridge the gap?
Despite German politicians' deciding against increasing capacity, Bavaria will allow fans to return to stadiums. Elsewhere, however, restrictions remain — much to the consternation of Borussia Dortmund's CEO and others.
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