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US to accept WHO-approved Covid vaccines...

US to accept WHO-approved shots for...

North America

Sat, Oct 9 2021

New contract tracing rules for international visitors yet to be finalized and published

WHO working to get Covid19 medical supplies...

WHO working to get Covid19 medical supplies...

World

Thu, Oct 7 2021

So far, North Korea has reported that 40,700 people have been tested for coronavirus and all tests have...

WHO backs antibody treatment for high-risk...

WHO backs antibody treatment for...

World

Fri, Sep 24 2021

Antibody combination authorized for emergency use in a number of countries, including the EU, US, India,...

WHO to UNGA: Ensure vaccine equity,...

'Ensure vaccine equity, future pandemic...

World

Fri, Sep 17 2021

The global health agency fears the vaccine crisis in Africa could lead the world ‘back to square...

Health Minister: Bangladesh to get 5...

'Bangladesh to get 5 million doses of...

Bangladesh

Fri, Sep 10 2021

The government is planning to vaccinate 15 to 20 million people from the next month

WHO monitoring new coronavirus variant...

WHO monitors new variant named Mu

Coronavirus

Wed, Sep 1 2021

Mu or B.1.621 has been classified as a "variant of interest"

WHO: Booster Covid-19 shots should be...

WHO: Booster Covid-19 shots should be...

World

Mon, Aug 23 2021

Hungary has already started widely distributing booster shots

WHO sounds the alarm on 'harmful'...

WHO sounds the alarm on 'harmful'...

World

Tue, Jul 27 2021

'As cigarette sales have fallen, tobacco companies have been aggressively marketing new products...

WHO warns early stages of third wave...

WHO warns early stages of third wave...

World

Thu, Jul 15 2021

The Delta variant is now in more than 111 countries  

WHO sees 'likely' Covid vaccine link...

WHO sees 'likely' Covid vaccine link...

World

Sat, Jul 10 2021

Myocarditis is a rare disease which experts believe is usually triggered by a virus

WHO: High vaccination rates can help...

WHO: High vaccination rates can help...

World

Tue, Jun 8 2021

WHO Chief called on G7 leaders to help the UN-backed vaccination program against Covid-19 to boost access...

Pandemic to be 'far more deadly' this...

WHO: Pandemic to be 'far more deadly'...

World

Sat, May 15 2021

The pandemic has killed at least 3,346,813 people worldwide since the virus first emerged in late 2019,...

WHO: Rush to hospitals, big gatherings...

WHO: Rush to hospitals, big gatherings...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 27 2021

India's death toll is now pushing towards 200,000, and hospitals that do not have enough oxygen supplies...

No blood clotting in Covid-19 vaccine...

No blood clotting in Covid-19 vaccine...

Bangladesh

Thu, Mar 18 2021

Vaccine takers have reported 897 adverse events so far, but all of them were minor and there were no...

WHO okays Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine...

WHO okays Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine...

World

Mon, Feb 15 2021

The Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine is the only other one to have been given the WHO green light so...

Navalny, WHO and Thunberg among nominees...

Thunberg, Navalny, WHO among Nobel Peace...

World

Sun, Jan 31 2021

The 2021 laureate will be announced in October

WHO calls for ‘extreme caution' as new...

'Extreme caution as Covid-19 cases fall...

World

Tue, Dec 1 2020

If travelling is essential, take precautions, he said maintain distance from others and wear a mask in...

WHO: Will do everything to find Covid-19...

WHO: Will do everything to find Covid-19...

Coronavirus

Mon, Nov 30 2020

WHO's position is very, very clear. We need to know the origin of this virus, because it can help...

Globe Biotech’s three vaccines on WHO...

Globe Biotech’s three vaccines on WHO...

Coronavirus

Sat, Oct 17 2020

The WHO finally acknowledged our efforts regarding vaccine development against SARS-CoV-2, says Globe...

OP-ED: Has Covid-19 fuelled antibiotic...

OP-ED: Has Covid-19 fuelled antibiotic...

Sumaiya Nawshin

Tue, Oct 13 2020

Antibiotics should only be used when prescribed by doctors

WHO: Mental health services disrupted...

Mental health sevices halted by...

World

Mon, Oct 5 2020

Only 7% of the 134 countries responding to the WHO's survey reported that all mental health services...