• Monday, Dec 05, 2022
  • Last Update : 10:24 am
WHO chief: World may be tired, but virus...

WHO chief: World may be tired, but virus...

World

Tue, Nov 10 2020

It was vital for people to follow the science and resist the urge to turn a blind eye to the virus

WHO: Long-term symptoms of Covid-19...

‘Long-term Covid symptoms really...

World

Sat, Oct 31 2020

Symptoms range from fatigue, a cough and shortness of breath, to inflammation and injury of major organs...

First international, Chinese expert...

1st expert meeting on virus origin

World

Sat, Oct 31 2020

It is widely assumed that the virus originally came from bats, but the intermediate animal host that...

Under pressure, WHO plans Covid-19 vaccine...

WHO plans vaccine insurance scheme for...

World

Fri, Oct 30 2020

Under the compensation scheme, countries using Covax vaccines would indemnify drugmakers at least until...

Russia seeks accelerated WHO registration...

Russia seeks WHO registration for...

Europe

Wed, Oct 28 2020

Some Western scientists have expressed concern over the Russian vaccine, warning that moving too quickly...

WHO chief warns against vaccine...

WHO chief warns against vaccine...

World

Mon, Oct 26 2020

'Let me be clear: vaccine nationalism will prolong the pandemic, not shorten it'

Countries battle rising Covid-19 cases...

WHO sees exponential Covid-19

World

Sat, Oct 24 2020

Globally, Covid-19 has now claimed the lives of 1.1 million people and infected close to 42 million

WHO: Enforce quarantine to crush...

WHO: Enforce quarantine to crush...

World

Tue, Oct 20 2020

Meanwhile, the tally of confirmed Covid-19 cases worldwide passed 40 million on Monday, with more than...

WHO: 184 countries signed up to vaccine...

WHO: 184 countries signed up to vaccine...

World

Tue, Oct 20 2020

With the coming of winter in the northern hemisphere, WHO chief Tedros warned that the next few months...

European nations strive to rein in...

European nations strive to rein in...

Europe

Sat, Oct 17 2020

Health measures in Germany now include a limit of 10 participants and two households at private events...

The race for a Covid-19 vaccine heats...

The race for a Covid-19 vaccine heats...

World

Sat, Oct 17 2020

The WHO has identified 42 ‘candidate vaccines’ at the stage of clinical trials, ten of them...

WHO warns Europe Covid-19 surge of great...

WHO warns Europe of Covid-19 surge

World

Fri, Oct 16 2020

In India, some cinemas were allowed to reopen and Japan is seeking ways to safely hold mass sports events...

WHO: Pandemic puts global progress against...

Covid-19 derails global efforts to tackle...

World

Wed, Oct 14 2020

Tuberculosis killed some 1.4 million people in 2019, little changed from the 1.5 million deaths it caused...

WHO: Covid-19 infections among health...

Covid-19 infections among health workers...

World

Tue, Oct 13 2020

Health workers represent less than 3% of the population in most countries, but have accounted for around...

WHO urges Europe to stem rise of Covid-19...

WHO urges Europe to stem rise of Covid-19...

Europe

Sat, Oct 10 2020

The WHO on Friday reported a record one-day increase in global coronavirus cases, with the total having...

WHO says new daily Covid-19 cases hit...

WHO: New daily Covid-19 cases hit record...

World

Sat, Oct 10 2020

The WHO statistics are based only on officially confirmed data provided by countries

WHO, Greta or press watchdogs for Nobel...

WHO, Greta or press watchdogs for Nobel...

World

Wed, Oct 7 2020

While Trump has been nominated by two Scandinavian MPs, it is not known whether he is a candidate this...

WHO calls for action against rising...

WHO calls for action against rising...

World

Tue, Oct 6 2020

The WHO's Europe region, which encompasses 53 countries including Russia, has seen more than 6.2...

WHO outraged by sex abuse reports in...

WHO shaken by DR Congo sex abuse...

Africa

Sat, Oct 3 2020

More than 50 women had accused aid workers from the WHO and leading charities of sexual exploitation...

WHO chief wishes Trump full and speedy...

WHO chief wishes Trump full and speedy...

North America

Fri, Oct 2 2020

Trump, 74, first announced on Twitter that he and First Lady Melania Trump, 50, had tested positive for...

Vaccine Alliance: 100m extra Covid-19...

100m extra Covid-19 vaccine doses for...

World

Tue, Sep 29 2020

The doses will be distributed through Covax, the international Covid-19 vaccine procurement pool created...