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Global measles deaths climb to 50%

Global measles deaths climb to 50%

Health

Fri, Nov 13 2020

Global response to Covid-19 pandemic must not exacerbate the measles crisis

UN says needs $655m to avert new measles...

$655m is needed to avert new measles,...

World

Fri, Nov 6 2020

Measles - one of the world most contagious known diseases - has staged a global resurgence in recent...

9 die of measles, authorities to start...

9 die of measles, authorities to start...

Nation

Mon, Mar 30 2020

As many as 30 children infected in Khagrachhari

5 children die of measles in...

5 children die of measles in...

Nation

Fri, Mar 20 2020

Civil Surgeon Bipash Khisha said another 98 have also been infected

UN warns of 'complacency' as measles...

UN warns of 'complacency' as measles...

Health

Fri, Mar 1 2019

Measles is more contagious than tuberculosis or Ebola, yet it is eminently preventable

At least 25 killed as deadly measles...

At least 25 killed as deadly measles...

South Asia

Thu, Feb 7 2019

Most of the dead are children and the toll is expected to rise as more cases are confirmed of the highly...

Infographic: Increase in measles infections...

Infographic: Increase in measles infections...

Europe

Wed, Dec 12 2018

Measles is on the rise in Europe, with 30 countries together reporting more than 13,400 cases in the...

At least 54 children dead in Venezuela...

At least 54 children dead in Venezuela...

World

Sat, Apr 7 2018

Latin America was declared free of measles in 2016, but the Pan American Health Organization last month...

Single dose of measles vaccine not enough...

Single dose of measles vaccine not enough...

Health & Wellness

Tue, Nov 7 2017

Research shows that around 25% children remained antibody negative for measles even after 93% coverage...

5 more children of Tripura Para...

5 more children of Tripura Para...

Nation

Thu, Jul 27 2017

Currently, a total of 16 children of Tripura Para are undergoing treatments at the two hospitals

Absence of immunisation campaigns behind...

Absence of immunisation campaigns behind...

Nation

Wed, Jul 19 2017

The ethnic people of this community are not even willing to receive modern medical treatments

A failure to execute

A failure to execute

Editorial

Tue, Jul 18 2017

The crisis has been the result of a disastrous failure of coordination and communication

Measles outbreak among Sitakunda...

Measles outbreak among Sitakunda...

Bangladesh

Mon, Jul 17 2017

Over 100 children have been admitted to the hospital

Civil war costs Yemen $14bn

Civil war costs Yemen $14bn

Middle East

Fri, Aug 19 2016

2.6 million children under 15 at risk of contracting measles