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  • WHO say $22.6 bn stimulus plan will benefit those who live on daily subsistence

    WHO say $22.6 bn stimulus plan will benefit those who live on daily subsistence0

    Geneva: Praising India’s efforts in combating Covid-19, the World Health Organisation (WHO) on Wednesday, said that the country’s USD 22.6 billion economic stimulus plan will benefit millions of poor who have been affected by 21-day countrywide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus. “What India is doing now, as I said in my statement, is

  • Coronavirus deaths depend on future actions: WHO

    Coronavirus deaths depend on future actions: WHO0

    Calling the coronavirus pandemic “Public Enemy No. 1,” World Health Organization officials warned Wednesday against squandering a narrowing window of opportunity for countries and their citizens limit the final death toll of the outbreak by taking agressive actions to slow the outbreak’s spread. “It’s a dangerous virus. We had been saying to the world the

  • Lockdown not enough to defeat coronavirus – WHO0

    Countries cannot simply lock down their societies to defeat coronavirus, the World Health Organization’s top emergency expert said, adding that public health measures are needed to avoid a resurgence of the virus later on. Dr Mike Ryan said: “What we really need to focus on is finding those who are sick, those who have the

  • ‘You are not invincible’: WHO chief warns youth about coronavirus severity0

    UN health chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus says young people around the world must face the reality that the novel coronavirus attacks them in large numbers, not only older generations. “You are not invincible. This virus could put you in hospital for weeks or even kill you,” the World Health Organization (WHO) director general said in

  • Europe has become the new epicenter of the COVID-19 pandemic: WHO0

    Europe has become the new epicenter of the COVID-19 pandemic as cases in China slow and the deadly coronavirus runs through Italy and nearby countries, World Health Organization officials said Friday. “More cases are now being reported [in Europe] every day than were reported in China at the height of its epidemic,” WHO Director-General Dr.

  • WHO declares corona virus as global epidemic0

    Geneva: The Corona virus has been declared an epidemic by the World Health Organization (WHO). Declaring Corona as an epidemic, the WHO said that so far more than 4300 people have died worldwide due to this virus, hence it can be called an epidemic. Let me tell you, any disease is declared an epidemic when