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Speedy distribution of vaccine major global challenge: WHO experts

As India launches the world's most ambitious and biggest vaccination drive against COVID-19, the country will encounter the formidable challenge of rapidly scaling up distribution of the vaccines......

COVID-19 herd immunity will take time: WHO chief scientist

The chief scientist of the World Health Organisation, Dr Soumya Swaminathan, on Friday warned that the concept of “herd immunity”, or a large section of the population developing......

COVID-19 vaccine: 'You can't give false hope'

'Making a vaccine is no cakewalk where you decide one day, and come out with it in a few weeks's time.' IMAGE: A quality control test being conducted at the Serum Institute of India. Photograph:......

'Coronavirus is airborne': Over 200 scientists write to WHO

The World Health Organization has long held that the coronavirus is spread primarily by large respiratory droplets when an infected person coughs or sneezes. IMAGE: The ultrastructural morphology......

WHO team to visit China next week to probe origins of COVID-19

Amid global concerns that China delayed giving information regarding the novel coronavirus outbreak, a team of World Health Organisation will visit the country next week to investigate the origins......

Harikrishna off to good start in Gibraltar Chess

Indian Grandmaster P Harikrishna started his campaign by outclassing Eric De Haan of Holland in the first round of the Masters' section of Tradewise Gibraltar Chess festival at the Caleta in......
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Global Covid virus death toll hits 2 million

MEXICO CITY: The global death toll from COVID-19 topped 2 million Friday, crossing the threshold amid a vaccine rollout so immense but so uneven... ...

his daunting challenge is not only for India but also for all the governments across the globe as they start inoculating their populations to... ...
World could see 1 mn additional TB cases due to malnutrition post pandemic

TB notification dropped by 50 to 60% during the pandemic, which might result in higher cases in the future, Dr Soumya Swaminathan, WHO senior... ...

According to The World Health Organisation’s top scientist Dr Soumya Swaminathan, the multilateral organisation requires more data to support the... ...
Countries must include response to violence against women as an essential service, says WHO's Dr Soumya Swaminathan

Countries must include response to violence against women as an essential service, says WHO's Dr Soumya Swaminathan ...

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