SARS: Here to stay?

According to the Times of India, SARS is here to stay, the BBC confirms this opinion.

There have been reports that China has been covering up it's true extent of SARS infection, if true, this could be very damaging long term.

It's just been reported that SARS may have reached South Africa, and that a case has shown up in SouthWestern Ontario (the first in the area, though Ontario has had several cases. Texas has also had some cases, as have several other countries.