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Brazil threatens to quit WHO, Trump...

Brazil threatens to quit WHO, Trump...

Latin America

Sat, Jun 6 2020

President Donald Trump said last month that the United States would end its own relationship with the...

WHO: Everyone should wear masks in public,...

WHO: Wear masks in public, it’s not...

Coronavirus

Sat, Jun 6 2020

The UN agency updates its guidance based on evidence from studies conducted in recent weeks

Brazil to test vaccine as Europe emerges...

Brazil to test vaccine as Europe emerges...

Latin America

Thu, Jun 4 2020

'We are especially worried about Central and South America, where many countries are witnessing accelerating...

Covid-19: WHO set to resume hydroxychloroquine...

Covid-19: WHO set to resume hydroxychloroquine...

Coronavirus

Wed, Jun 3 2020

WHO had paused its large study of the anti-malarial drug to treat Covid-19 due to fears it increased...

WHO will decide on its hydroxychloroquine...

WHO will decide on its hydroxychloroquine...

World

Tue, Jun 2 2020

Sanofi has stopped hydroxychloroquine supply until safety concerns are cleared up

China says US 'addicted to quitting'...

China says US 'addicted to quitting'...

North America

Mon, Jun 1 2020

'The US has become addicted to quitting groups and scrapping treaties'

OP-ED: An impediment to global...

OP-ED: An impediment to global...

Dr Raqibul Mohammad Anwar

Mon, Jun 1 2020

Global disunity is an existential threat in the face of the pandemic

Trump to cut US ties with WHO over...

Trump to cut US ties with WHO over...

World

Sat, May 30 2020

Over 100,000 Americans have lost their lives due to Covid-19

WHO official: European deaths spike...

WHO official: European deaths spike...

Europe

Thu, May 28 2020

Countries like Germany, Switzerland and others that may ease restrictions including on bars, discos and...

Quader: Rapid test kits not approved...

Quader: Rapid test kits not approved...

Bangladesh

Wed, May 27 2020

The government is following the policy announced by WHO to address the ongoing coronavirus crisis, the...

WHO: The Americas are the new epicentre...

WHO: The Americas are the new epicentre...

World

Tue, May 26 2020

Now is not the time for easing restrictions, said the UN health agency

Keeping up with the law

Keeping up with the law

Some critical legal issues of international trade during the coronavirus pandemic

WHO chief says he will keep leading...

WHO chief says he will keep leading...

World

Wed, May 20 2020

WHO has received a two-year pledge of $2 billion in funds from China’s Xi Jinping

Trump threatens permanent freeze of...

Trump threatens permanent freeze of...

World

Tue, May 19 2020

WHO is leading a global initiative to develop vaccines to treat Covid-19

US savages WHO as it promises pandemic...

US savages WHO as it promises pandemic...

World

Tue, May 19 2020

Trump accused WHO of being too China-centric

WHO kicks off virtual assembly as US-China...

WHO kicks off virtual assembly as US-China...

World

Mon, May 18 2020

US President Donald Trump last week threatened to cut ties with China, where the outbreak first emerged...

WHO: Spraying disinfectants can be...

WHO: Spraying disinfectants can be...

Coronavirus

Sun, May 17 2020

It says spraying or fumigation of outdoor spaces is not recommended to kill the novel coronavirus because...

Is achieving natural herd immunity a...

Is achieving natural herd immunity a...

Bangladesh

Sun, May 17 2020

According to WHO, controlling the spread of the virus would still need a massive effort from all even...

WHO probes possible coronavirus link...

WHO probes possible coronavirus link...

World

Sat, May 16 2020

WHO expert Maria Van Kerkhove told Friday's briefing that the link to Covid-19 had yet to be clearly...

Burundi expels top WHO team steering...

Burundi expels top WHO team steering...

Africa

Thu, May 14 2020

'They are expelled and the health minister has totally excluded WHO, accusing it of unacceptable...

WHO sees potentially positive data in...

WHO sees potentially positive data in...

Coronavirus

Thu, May 14 2020

Gilead Science Inc says its antiviral drug remdesivir has helped improve outcomes for Covid-19...