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WHO’s Covax misses 2021 target. What went wrong?

The latest supply forecast for Covax – the programme for sharing COVID-19 vaccines around the world – suggests that accelerating vaccination in low-income countries looks unlikely....

Delta now dominant Covid variant globally: WHO

WASHINGTON — The delta variant of the coronavirus has overtaken all other variants of concern, the World Health Organization said Tuesday. "Less than 1% each of...

Afghanistan’s Health System on Verge of Collapse, warns WHO

The World Health Organization warned Wednesday that Afghanistan's health care system is on the verge of collapse and the nation faces a humanitarian catastrophe...

WHO sounds alarm over rising Covid deaths in Europe

Copenhagen, Denmark: The World Health Organization warned Monday that another 236,000 people could die from Covid in Europe by December 1, sounding the alarm...

First WHO flight since Taliban takeover lands in Afghanistan

Geneva, Switzerland: A plane carrying desperately-needed medical supplies landed in Afghanistan on Monday, the World Health Organization said, a first since the Taliban took...

WHO says 49 Ebola contact cases identified in I. Coast

Abidjan, Ivory Coast: Forty-nine individuals have been identified who were in contact with a young Guinean woman who tested positive for the Ebola virus...

WHO slams wealthy nations’ rush towards Covid vaccine boosters

Geneva, Switzerland: The World Health Organization condemned Wednesday the rush by wealthy countries to provide Covid vaccine booster shots, while millions around the world...

WHO mass-testing three potential Covid-19 treatments

Geneva, Switzerland: The World Health Organization on Wednesday announced major international trials of three drugs to find out whether they improve the condition of...

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Swiss unanimously votes for same-sex union referendum

GENEVA — In Switzerland, a controversial same-sex marriage referendum has been resoundingly approved by voters of the conservative, rich Alpine...
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New Covid surge overwhelms hospitals in parts of US

WASHINGTON, D.C. — According to one of the country's top health officials, the spike in coronavirus cases in the...

China wants effeminate male celebs to man up

WASHINGTON — Macho men are in and effeminate male performers are out as Beijing expands its crackdown on China's entertainment...

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