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WHO says Lebanese COVID-19 response hard after blast
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Russia approves Covid-19 vaccine 'Sputnik V': Why's the world sceptical?
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Alyssa Milano: Hair Loss Caused By COVID-19
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WHO discussing COVID-19 vaccine with Russia
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Russia becomes first country to register COVID-19 vaccine
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Covid update: Pranab Mukherjee infected; WHO on virus; Yediyurappa recovers
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WHO warns of need to fight new flare-ups
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WHO doctor: Lifting restrictions in Europe will cause Covid-19 to bounce back
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WHO to ship supplies to Lebanon - Tedros
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WHO Warns There May Never Be A 'Silver Bullet' for COVID-19
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Covid update: Ayodhya priest worried; South Korea on India, vaccines; gym rules
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COVID update: India to start late stage trials of Oxford vaccine, Shivraj tests positive again
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There may never be a 'silver bullet' for COVID-19: WHO
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WHO warns there might never be a 'silver bullet' to defeat virus
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Coronavirus: Young people are not invincible to COVID-19 effects, warns WHO chief
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Coronavirus: Greater numbers of young Europeans are contracting COVID-19, says WHO
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World Health Organisation: Covid-19 is still accelerating
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WHO says travel bans cannot be indefinite
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Beirut blast: WHO warns dozens of health facilities 'non-functional'Of 55 health facilities assessed by the World Health Organization, half are "non-functional".
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Coronavirus: Self-isolation for people with symptoms increased from seven to 10 days, UK's chief medical officers announceMove brings UK in line with World Health Organisation recommendation of a 10-day minimum
Coronavirus 'most severe health emergency' WHO has facedThe WHO says the world has made huge efforts to suppress the virus, but there's still a long road ahead.
WHO strongly rejects 'unfounded' Mike Pompeo allegationsUS secretary of state claimed head of WHO 'bought' out by China in deal that later led to 'dead Britons'
Boris Johnson refuses to back WHO chief after US claims China 'bought' his electionPrime minister's spokesman also declines to dispute Mike Pompeo's allegation that election of Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus was 'rigged'
Coronavirus: WHO reports record single-day global increase in casesThe number of new cases has surpassed 250,000 in a day, the World Health Organization says.
Coronavirus: Nations heading in wrong direction with Covid-19, says WHOMixed messages from leaders are undermining public trust in the virus response, warns the WHO chief.
Coronavirus: Trump moves to pull US out of World Health OrganizationThe president follows up his vow to leave the world health body by formally notifying the UN.
China bubonic plague: WHO 'monitoring' case but says it is 'not high risk'It says the confirmed case of a herdsman in China's Inner Mongolia is being "well managed".
Coronavirus: Worst is still to come on pandemic, WHO chief warnsThe pandemic "is not even close to being over", the World Health Organization's chief says.
Coronavirus: 'Very significant' resurgences in Europe alarm WHOIf left unchecked the resurgences will "push health systems to the brink once again", the WHO warns.
Steroid should be kept for serious coronavirus cases, WHO saysA cheap steroid that can help save the lives of patients with severe COVID-19 should be reserved for serious cases in which it has been shown to provide benefits, the World Health Organization said on..
Disagreement on WHO hindering U.N. Security Council conference: RIARussia said on Wednesday that differences between other nations over the role of the World Health Organization have delayed a video conference being organized between the permanent members of the U.N...
WHO moves to update COVID-19 guidance after 'great news' in drug studyThe World Health Organization (WHO) said it was moving to update its guidelines on treating people stricken with COVID-19 to reflect results of a clinical trial that showed a cheap, common steroid can..
WHO sees 'great news' in steroid's trial results in COVID-19The World Health Organization (WHO) hailed as "great news" initial clinical trial results that showed a cheap and widely used steroid called dexamethasone can help save the lives of critically ill..
Around 9% of Guinea-Bissau health workers have been infected with COVID-19More than 170 of Guinea-Bissau's 2,000 health workers have contracted COVID-19, a World Health Organization expert said on Tuesday, warning that hospitals were close to being overwhelmed.
WHO Americas director says coronavirus pandemic still accelerating in the regionThe number of people infected with the coronavirus in the Americas is fast approaching 4 million with almost 204,000 deaths, and the pandemic continues to accelerate, World Health Organization (WHO)..
Amid U.S. standoff, WHO chief to address Chinese university graduatesThe head of the WHO is due to give a speech to Beijing university students this week, as the U.N. body seeks to manage a resurgence of the coronavirus in China amid hostility from its biggest donor,..
WHO chief to speak at top Chinese university graduation ceremonyThe director-general of the World Health Organization is scheduled to give a commencement speech to students at the elite Tsinghua University in Beijing, amid accusations from the United States that he..
China's new virus outbreak needs further testing after 'hypothesis' on cause: WHOThe origins of a new cluster of coronavirus infections in Beijing are uncertain, World Health Organization officials said on Monday, but the claim that it might have been caused by imports or packaging..
WHO warns England's lockdown should not be lifted further without improved test and trace systemNation remains in 'very active phase of the pandemic', official warns
WHO's Kluge warns against further lifting of lockdown in England: GuardianThe coronavirus induced lockdown in England should not be further lifted until the government's contact-tracing system proves to be "robust and effective", the World Health Organization's regional..
Brazil's COVID-19 deaths surge past UK, WHO says hospital system copingBrazil's COVID-19 death toll overtook Britain's on Friday to become the second highest in the world with 41,828 dead, but the World Health Organization said the nation's health system was standing up..
Coronavirus hitting the Americas hardest says World Health OrganizationThe Americas are bearing the brunt of the global coronavirus pandemic at present, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday, with North and South America currently having four of the 10 worst..
Kremlin defends Russia's coronavirus death data after WHO queryThe Kremlin denied on Thursday there was anything untoward with Russia's official coronavirus death data after the World Health Organisation said this week that Russia's low death rate was "difficult..
Pandemic 'accelerating' in Africa, test kits needed, WHO saysThe coronavirus pandemic is "accelerating" in Africa, spreading from capital cities where it arrived with travellers, but it does not appear that severe cases and deaths are being missed, the World..
WHO hopes to work with U.S. on Ebola despite Trump criticismThe World Health Organization hopes to work "side by side" with the United States to contain an outbreak of Ebola in Congo, its chief said on Wednesday, despite their differences over the new..
WHO recommends Pakistan reimpose intermittent lockdowns as COVID-19 cases rise sharplyThe World Health Organization has recommended Pakistani authorities reimpose "intermittent lockdowns" of targeted areas to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus, stating the country did not meet the..
Coronavirus patients most infectious when they first feel unwell: WHOStudies show people with the coronavirus are most infectious just at the point when they first begin to feel unwell, World Health Organization (WHO) experts said on Tuesday.
WHO says pandemic 'far from over' as daily cases hit record highNew coronavirus cases had their biggest daily increase ever as the pandemic worsens globally and has yet to peak in central America, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Monday, urging countries..
WHO head urges world not to drop guard as pandemic still growingThe World Health Organization (WHO) urged countries on Monday to press on with efforts to contain the novel coronavirus, noting the pandemic was worsening globally and had not peaked in central..
WHO head urges world not to let up on COVID battleThe head of the World Health Organization (WHO) urged countries on Monday to press on with efforts to contain the novel coronovirus, noting the global situation is worsening.
Up to 12 infected in Congo's new Ebola outbreak: WHOUp to 12 people have been found infected with Ebola in a new outbreak of the deadly disease in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Monday.
Factbox: Latest on the worldwide spread of the coronavirusSome countries have seen COVID-19 cases rising as lockdowns ease, and populations must protect themselves from the coronavirus while authorities continue testing, the World Health Organization said on..
Bolsonaro threatens WHO exit as COVID-19 kills 'a Brazilian per minute'President Jair Bolsonaro threatened on Friday to pull Brazil out of the World Health Organization after the U.N. agency warned governments about the risk of lifting lockdowns before slowing the spread..
Bolsonaro calls WHO 'political,' threatens Brazil exitPresident Jair Bolsonaro threatened to pull Brazil out of the World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday unless it stops being a "partisan political organization."
Coronavirus: WHO advises to wear masks in public areas, reversing policyThe World Health Organization it has new evidence that this can help stop the spread of the virus.
Factbox: What the WHO recommends on face masksThe World Health Organization (WHO) updated its guidance on Friday to recommend that governments ask people wear fabric face masks in public places to curb the spread of the pandemic COVID-19 disease..
Wear masks in public says WHO, in update of COVID-19 adviceThe World Health Organization (WHO) updated its guidance on Friday to recommend that governments ask everyone to wear fabric face masks in public areas where there is a risk of transmission of COVID-19..
'It's not over': COVID-19 cases rise in some nations easing lockdowns: WHOSome countries have seen "upticks" in COVID-19 cases as lockdowns ease, and populations must protect themselves from the coronavirus while authorities continue testing, the World Health Organization..
WHO denies its representative falsified Equatorial Guinea COVID-19 dataThe World Health Organization (WHO) said the expulsion of its representative in Equatorial Guinea followed a "misunderstanding over data" and denied that she had falsified the central African nation's..
WHO says its representative told to leave Equatorial GuineaEquatorial Guinea is "severely affected" by the coronavirus, the World Health Organization's (WHO) Africa head said on Thursday, as its representative in the country was told to leave.
Two more people infected with Ebola in new Congo outbreak, WHO saysThe Ebola virus has infected two more people in Equateur province in western Democratic Republic of Congo and spread to a new area 150 km (93 miles) away from the original six cases, the World Heath..
WHO set to resume hydroxychloroquine trial in battle against COVID-19The World Health Organization will resume its trial of hydroxychloroquine for potential use against the coronavirus, its chief said on Wednesday, after those running the study briefly stopped giving it..
China rejects report that it delayed COVID-19 information sharing with WHOChina said on Wednesday a news report that said it delayed sharing COVID-19 information with the World Health Organization (WHO) is totally untrue.