United Nations calls for end to gender-based violence against women journalists

Women journalists face particular dangers while going about their work, an independent UN expert told the…

Coronavirus: Record 24-hour increase in global cases

The World Health Organization reported a record increase in global COVID-19 cases, with the total rising…

Journalists quarantined after interviewing infected Brazil president Bolsonaro

Brazilian TV journalists went to quarantine after they were exposed to President Jair Bolsonaro in an…

WHO says possibility of COVID-19 airborne transmission cannot be ruled out

The World Health Organization on Tuesday acknowledged for the first time that there was “evidence emerging”…

South Africa virus infections pass 200,000

South Africa, one of Africa’s largest economies passed the grim milestone of 200,000 known novel coronavirus…

COVID-19: 2 lakh cases in 24 hours globally, India third worst-affected nation

The World Health Organization (WHO) said member states reported more than 212,000 new confirmed cases of…

COVID-19: WHO stops use of hydroxychloroquine, HIV drug after they failed to reduce mortality

The World Health Organization (WHO) said that it was discontinuing its trials of the malaria drug…