World without COVID-19 will not be possible until everyone gets equal access to vaccines

Health leaders agree that a world without COVID-19 will not be possible until everyone has equal…

Schools in Kerala set to reopen on November 1

Schools in Kerala will reopen on November 1, after a one-and-a-half-year interval, even as the southern…

Refugees face dire consequences from COVID-19 underfunding, UNHCR warns

Underfunding has left a “yawning gap” in the UN Refugee Agency’s ability to protect forcibly displaced…

Vaccine, PCR test needed to enter Expo Dubai

The six-month world fair, featuring exhibitions by 192 countries, is expected to attract more than 20…

Only 2% of COVID-19 vaccines have been administered in Africa

More than 5.7 billion COVID-19 vaccine doses have been administered globally, but only 2% of them…

COVID-19: New China outbreak grows

New local coronavirus infections have more than doubled in China’s southeastern province of Fujian, which is…

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…