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PM Modi pitches for reforms in WHO, streamlining approval process for vaccines and therapeutics

PM Modi pitches for reforms in...

New Delhi, May 12 (PTI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday called for reforming the World Health Organisation (WHO) and streamlining its approval process for...

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WHO: Covid-19 falling everywhere, except Americas and Africa

WHO: Covid-19 falling everywhe...

Geneva, May 12 (PTI/AP): The number of new coronavirus cases reported worldwide has continued to fall except in the Americas and Africa, the World Health...

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Modi lays foundation stone of WHO Global Centre for Traditional Medicine

Modi lays foundation stone of ...

New Delhi, April 19 (IANS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday laid the foundation stone of WHO Global Centre for Traditional Medicine (GCTM) in Gujarat’s...

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WHO: Covid cases and deaths continue to fall globally

WHO: Covid cases and deaths co...

Geneva, April 6 (PTI/AP): The number of coronavirus cases reported globally has dropped for a second consecutive week and confirmed Covid-19 deaths also fell last...

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WHO says 99% of world’s population breathes poor-quality air

WHO says 99% of world’s ...

Geneva, April 4 (PTI/AP): The UN health agency says nearly everybody in the world breathes air that doesn’t meet its standards for air quality, calling...

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One-third of world’s population yet to receive a Covid vaccine, says WHO chief

One-third of world’s pop...

Geneva, March 31 (IANS): Even as some high-income countries have rolled out fourth and fifth Covid vaccine doses, one-third of the world’s population is yet...

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Global Covid-19 cases on rise again despite reduced testing, says WHO

Global Covid-19 cases on rise ...

Geneva, March 17 (IANS): The World Health Organisation (WHO) has sounded the alarm over a global spike in Covid-19 cases, despite reduced testing and several...

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WHO: Global Covid-19 case counts decline 17 per cent in latest week

WHO: Global Covid-19 case coun...

Geneva, Feb. 9 (PTI/AP): The World Health Organisation says coronavirus case counts fell 17 per cent worldwide over the last week compared to the previous...

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Risk persists even though Covid cases starting reduce in parts of India — WHO

Risk persists even though Covi...

New Delhi, Jan. 29 (PTI): Even though some cities or states in India may be beginning to see plateauing of Covid-19 cases, the risk persists...

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WHO staff complaint, email allege racism and abuse in Asia

WHO staff complaint, email all...

Geneva, Jan. 27 (PTI/AP): Current and former staffers have accused the top director of the World Health Organization in the Western Pacific of racist, unethical...

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