Health WHO

COVID-19 Variant From India Might Be More Contagious, says WHO

GENEVA, April 16 -- The COVID-19 variant that emerged in India, the B.1.617, could bring about "increased transmissibility" or even...
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Aid and Assistance Caribbean In Focus St.Vincent & the Grenadines

UN Approved US$1 Million for St.Vincent Volcano Relief

UNITED NATIONS, April 15 -- The United Nations has approved 1 million U.S. dollars for humanitarian aid to victims of...
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Asia/South Asia Health

South Asia Is Fast Becoming New Global Epicentre of Covid-19 pandemic, said IFRC

[UNB] International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) has said a humanitarian calamity is engulfing South Asia...
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Economy Europe

EU To Borrow 150 Billion Euros Until 2026 for Greener and Digitalized Economy

[Reuters] The European Commission plans to borrow around 150 billion euros annually until 2026 to finance the bloc’s unprecedented plan...
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Environment In Focus

Developed Nations Encouraging Deforestation in Poor Countries

Consumption patterns of G7 countries – Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the UK and the US – drive an average...
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Health In Focus UN

$29 billion a year by 2025 needed to get back on track to tackle AIDS, say UNAIDS

A new report from the UN agency dedicated to ending HIV and AIDS ( UNAIDS) has shown that investing $29 billion a year to HIV response in low and middle income countries by 2025, will put the world back on track to eradicate the virus as a public health threat by 2030.
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Barack Obama’s Step-Grandmother Dies in Kenya

Barack Obama and his Sarah Obama, his step-grandmother (Twitter) [FE] Former US President Barack Obama's step-grandmother, Sarah Obama, has died...
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