The World Health Organisation has given the go-ahead for emergency use of Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine. The mRNA vaccine from the US manufacturer joins vaccines
Hospitalisations and deaths from Covid-19 have started declining after four weeks of slowing infections in Brazil, the World Health Organization said on Friday.
Denmark is examining options for sharing AstraZeneca’s vaccines with poorer nations after it halted use of the shots over concerns about rare blood clots,
Even though more than 780 million doses of Covid-19 vaccine have now been administered globally, the pandemic is “a long way from over” but
The United Nations’ health agency on Tuesday urged countries to suspend the sale of live animals captured from the wild in food markets as
Isolated North Korea has continued to claim a perfect record in keeping out the coronavirus in its latest report to the World Health Organisation.
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has refuted reports claiming that it has issued a warning on 50,000 fatalities due to Covid-19 in India by
The World Health Organization on Thursday slammed Europe’s vaccine rollout as “unacceptably slow” and said it was prolonging the pandemic as the region sees
A report by WHO and Chinese experts released on Tuesday had judged the lab-leak hypothesis highly unlikely, saying the virus behind Covid-19 had probably
The WHO’s chief, long accused of complacency towards Beijing, hardened his tone Tuesday, urging further investigation into a theory Covid-19 sprang from a laboratory
The WHO’s chief said Monday that all hypotheses on the Covid-19 pandemic’s origins remained open and needed further study, based on international experts’ report
The WHO tore into wealthy nations now vaccinating younger people at low risk of developing Covid-19 disease, bluntly saying they were costing vulnerable people’s
The WHO’s expert vaccine advisers on Wednesday recommended Johnson & Johnson’s Covid-19 jab for use in countries where coronavirus variants of concern are circulating.
A World Health Organization (WHO) vaccine safety panel said on Wednesday that it considers that the benefits of the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine outweigh its
Ahead of Tuesday’s World Health Organization experts meeting, the company has insisted there is no risk and the WHO has said countries should continue
The international investigation into the Covid-19 pandemic’s origins in China will publish its report in the week of March 15, the World Health Organization’s
“Last week, new cases of Covid-19 in Europe grew nine per cent to touch a little over one million. This ends a promising six-week
The World Health Organisation’s Europe unit is reporting that about one in 10 people who contracted Covid-19 continue to show “persistent ill health” 12
The number of new cases of Covid-19 reported worldwide fell by 16 percent last week to 2.7 million, the WHO said. Five of the
The WHO on Monday listed AstraZeneca and Oxford University’s Covid-19 vaccine for emergency use, widening access to the relatively inexpensive shot in the developing
A team of investigators led by the WHO arrived at an animal health facility in China’s central city of Wuhan in the search for
A World Health Organization-led team of experts investigating the origins of Covid-19 in the central Chinese city of Wuhan was expected to visit Huanan