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Opinion  /  Published 03.06.22

Changemakers: The unsung ASHA workers

Credit often does not trickle down to the agents of change. The World Health Organization bestowing the Global Health Leaders Award-2022 on India’s Accredited Social Health Activists is, therefo...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 24.05.22

FDA lifts hold on Covaxin in US

The US Food and Drug Administration which has put on hold the phase 2/ 3 clinical trials of Bharat Biotech's COVID-19 vaccine Covaxin, in USA, has lifted the pause, according to a statement issued...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Hyderabad

World  /  Published 21.05.22

Monkeypox: Cases cross 100 in Europe

The World Health Organization was holding an emergency meeting on Friday to discuss the recent outbreak of monkeypox, a viral infection more common to west and central Africa, after over 100 cases wer...
By Reuters

World  /  Published 13.05.22

US: Covid toll touches 1 million

The United States of America reached a tragic milestone in its battle against the pandemic on Thursday with the country recording 1 million Covid deaths. “Today, we mark a tragic milestone here...
By Our Bureau

World  /  Published 11.05.22

WHO questions China's zero-Covid policy

China's much-touted dynamic zero COVID policy came under sharp criticism from the WHO which termed it unsustainable in view of the constantly changing behaviour of the coronavirus and called on Be...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Beijing


News  /  Published 11.05.22

DUK partners with UNEP and WHO to host workshop on disaster preparedness

The workshop, to be held from May 16 to May 27, is an effort towards capacity building in the use of modern technologies in disaster preparedness ...

India  /  Published 07.05.22

WHO Covid death report baseless: Health ministers

Health ministers of different states who attended the 14th conference of the Central Council of Health and Family Welfare (CCHFW) have slammed WHO for its estimate of 4.7 million Covid-related deaths ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Gujarat

India  /  Published 06.05.22

Experts question WHO Covid report

Questioning the modelling methodology used by WHO to estimate 4.7 million deaths in India due to Covid or its impact, top health experts have expressed disappointment over the global health body's...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.05.22

Covid data: Rahul slams Centre

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Friday attacked the government over a WHO report which claimed that there were 4.7 million Covid deaths in India, saying "science does not lie, Prime Minister Nare...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

World  /  Published 24.04.22

Jab drive loses steam

In the middle of last year, the World Health Organisation began promoting an ambitious goal, one it said was essential for ending the pandemic: fully vaccinate 70 per cent of the population in every c...
By Rebecca Robbins, Stephanie Nolen


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