COVID-19; Step up global plan for vaccines, UN chief says in message to World Health Assembly

The COVID-19 pandemic “must be a turning point”, UN Secretary-General António Guterres said on Monday, urging…

Rohingya camps in Bangladesh report single-day high

Rohingya refugee camps in southern Bangladesh recorded the highest number of single-day cases Sunday with 49…

Bhutan, the vaccination nation

The small mountain nation of Bhutan has so far managed to contain the COVID-19 pandemic, despite…

Canadian Jewish activists paint ‘River of Blood’ on Israeli consulate steps

Jewish Canadians and activists symbolically painted a "river of blood" on the steps of the Israeli…

Extreme weather in China kills 21 in ultramarathon

Twenty-one people were killed when extremely cold weather struck on Saturday during an ultramarathon in rugged…

World’s worst 5 pandemic leaders

Sumit Ganguly, Indiana University; Dorothy Chin, University of California, Los Angeles; Elizabeth J King, University of…

COVID-19: Over 1.6 billion vaccine shots administered worldwide

Over 1.6 billion coronavirus vaccine shots have been given across globe, figures compiled by Our World…