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Whether children between six and 11 should wear masks depends on a number of factors, including the intensity of transmission in the area, the child’s ability to use the mask, access to masks and adequate adult supervision
August 23, 2020
Mumbai: Maharashtra doctors have criticised Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut’s alleged remarks against the World Health Organisation (WHO)…
August 18, 2020
The Chief Scientist of WHO, Soumya Swaminathan, in an interactive session through video conference said,as of now about 28 vaccine candidates for Covid-19 are under clinical trial, of which five are entering Phase-II and over 150 candidates are in pre-clinical trials across the globe.
August 5, 2020
The WHO welcomed news that AstraZeneca’s experimental vaccine was safe and produced an immune response in early-stage clinical trials in healthy volunteers.
July 21, 2020
The global observance of World No Tobacco Day on May 31 presents an opportunity to raise awareness around smoking risks, and to work with smokers to find effective strategies for quitting.
May 31, 2020
The Lancet said allegations levelled against the WHO in Trump's letter were "serious and damaging".
May 20, 2020
The draft resolution demands initiation "at the earliest appropriate moment to review experience gained and lessons learned from the WHO-coordinated international health response to COVID-19".
May 18, 2020
Moscow, May 6 : The Russian Prosecutor General’s Office on Wednesday asked the country’s communications watchdog to block…
May 6, 2020
According to the global health agency, the most effective way to protect yourself against coronavirus is by frequently cleaning of your hands with alcohol-based hand rub or washing them with soap and water.
April 20, 2020
New Delhi, April 2 : The World Health Organisation (WHO) chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus on Thursday praised Prime…
April 2, 2020
London, March 29: World Health Organisation’s (WHO) former Director General Gro Harlem Brundtland has expressed concern over the…
March 29, 2020
New Delhi, March 25 The World Health Organisation (WHO) has partnered with tech giants like Facebook and Microsoft…
March 25, 2020
He said, "This virus may be on its way and you need to be ready. You have a duty to your citizens, you have a duty to the world to be ready".
February 29, 2020
New Delhi, Aug 9 Tuberculosis (TB) survivors, especially those living in India, are at a higher risk of…
August 9, 2019
In an update on May 10, the WHO said around 60,000 people had been displaced by the battle for Tripoli.
May 21, 2019
New Delhi, Nov 20: This year India registered a 24% reduction in malaria cases over 2016, the World…
November 20, 2018
WHO underestimated spread of polio virus, unlikely world can be polio-free before 2021: Thomas Abraham
New Delhi, Sep 28 : Reporting from the frontlines of the war against polio and drawing on detailed…
September 28, 2018
New Delhi, March 13: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday inaugurated the Delhi End TB Summit at Vigyan…
March 13, 2018
London, Dec 24: Are your kids addicted to video games? Beware, soon their behaviour might be classified as a…
December 24, 2017
New Delhi, Nov 29: An estimated one in 10 medical products circulating in low- and middle-income countries like India…
November 29, 2017
Washington, Sep 29: Chinese researchers said on Thursday they might have solved the mystery of why the Zika virus…
September 29, 2017
NewDelhi, April 25: World Malaria Day is being observed across the world today in order to raise awareness…
April 25, 2017
India must double antenatal visits by health workers to pregnant women to reduce the risk of stillbirths and…
February 22, 2017
The World Health Organisation on Friday made alarming revelations for the people residing in cities around the world.…
May 28, 2016