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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...

WHO: Covid-19 can become seasonal...

WHO: Covid-19 can become seasonal...

World

Tue, Sep 29 2020

On March 11, 2020, the WHO declared the Covid-19 outbreak a pandemic

WHO wants 120m rapid Covid-19 tests...

WHO wants 120m rapid Covid-19 tests...

World

Tue, Sep 29 2020

The tests could be used where PCR tests are unavailable

WHO warns 2m Covid-19 deaths possible,...

WHO warns 2m Covid-19 deaths...

World

Sat, Sep 26 2020

Japanese PM YOshida Suga is determined to hold Olympics amid Covid-19 pandemic

China: WHO gave blessing for Covid-19...

China: WHO gave blessing for emergency...

East Asia

Fri, Sep 25 2020

Beijing has not publicly released full details of its emergency use program

How Covid-19 has spread across the...

How Covid-19 has spread across the...

World

Fri, Sep 25 2020

The deadliest week was April 13 to 19 when more than 7,460 Covid-19 deaths were officially reported every...

Putin for strengthening WHO, proposes...

Putin for strengthening WHO

World

Wed, Sep 23 2020

Ready to share experience and continue cooperating with all states and international entities, Russian...

156 nations join global vaccine plan;...

156 nations join global vaccine...

World

Tue, Sep 22 2020

The vaccine alliance said it expected another 38 wealthy countries to join the initiative in coming...

Polio vaccine in the crossfire of...

Polio vaccine in the crossfire of...

World

Sat, Sep 19 2020

According to the WHO, 1,271 people around the world have caught vaccine-derived polio in the past...

WHO tempers quick vaccine hopes

WHO tempers quick vaccine hopes

World

Sat, Sep 5 2020

Across the world, governments are hoping to announce a vaccine as soon as possible against the virus,...

White House slams WHO over criticism...

White House slams WHO over criticism...

North America

Thu, Sep 3 2020

The White House also said that the United States would not join a global effort to develop, manufacture...

WHO: Essential health services disrupted...

WHO: Covid-19 disrupted health services...

Health

Tue, Sep 1 2020

Most countries reported that many routine and elective services have been suspended, while critical care...

WHO: Covid-19 can wipe out health care...

WHO: Covid-19 can wipe out health care...

World

Mon, Aug 31 2020

Since Covid-19 cases were first identified in December last year, the virus is thought to have killed...

New reckoning for WHO vaccine plan as...

New reckoning for WHO vaccine plan as...

Europe

Fri, Aug 28 2020

Countries wishing to be part of the WHO initiative, dubbed Covax, must submit expressions of interest...

WHO: Covid-19 reinfection possibility...

WHO: Covid-19 reinfection possibility...

Coronavirus

Wed, Aug 26 2020

A man in Hong Kong contracted coronavirus for a second time after an interval of more than four...

WHO cautions Covid-19 plasma treatment...

WHO cautions Covid-19 plasma treatment...

Coronavirus

Tue, Aug 25 2020

The antibodies float in plasma — the yellowish, liquid part of blood — which is collected...

Explainer: World Health Organization's...

Explainer: World Health Organization's...

World

Wed, Aug 19 2020

The WHO has expressed concern that wealthier countries hoarding vaccines for their own citizens could...