45,000 children released from prisons during pandemic across globe: Report

More than 45,000 boys and girls were released from detention during the COVID-19 pandemic, proving that…

Pfizer Covid vaccine more than 90 percent effective in kids: Study

Kid-size doses of Pfizer’s vaccine appear safe and nearly 91 percent effective at preventing symptomatic infections…

Yemen war: 10,000 children now killed or maimed

Another “shameful milestone” has been reached in the conflict in Yemen with 10,000 children killed or…

Make mental healthcare for all a reality, urges United Nations

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a major impact on mental health worldwide, and action must be…

Only 34% of world’s refugee children attend secondary school: Report

Two-thirds of refugee children might never get to secondary school, the UN refugee agency (UNHCR) warned…

Scrub typhus: ‘Mystery illness’ plaguing kids in UP

A viral fever has killed around 40 people, including 32 children, over the past week in…

Covid vaccines needed for teachers, children to keep schools open: WHO, UNICEF

As the school year begins for millions of children in Europe and Central Asia, UN health…