Beijing+25: where are we now, and where do we go next?

Special series aims to advance women’s health and gender equality. Progress on gender equality has been made in all 12 key areas identified in the 1995 Beijing Declaration and Platform

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Steroids boost survival of preterm babies in low-resource settings, new study finds

Accurate pregnancy dating and quality care combined with the steroids are key to survival The results of a new clinical trial, published today in the New England Journal of Medicine,

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New book calls on world leaders to unite in response to health threats

At the occasion of the World Health Summit 2020 and the 75th anniversary of the United Nations, a new book has been launched that calls on world leaders and politicians to unite

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Fantasy Premier League tips: Who should I captain in FPL Gameweek 6?

Posted by FFPundits 9:40am Oct 23 2020 Tottenham’s Harry Kane and Son Heung-min are amongst the top Fantasy Premier League captaincy options for FPL Gameweek 6 Welcome back to the ‘Captaincy

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A full arsenal of policies is needed to promote a solid recovery

Share Now: As the coronavirus pandemic continues to hammer the world economy, lower income countries like Nepal are in a quandary about whether to allow all business activities to resume

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The World Health Organization and Wikimedia Foundation expand access to trusted information about COVID-19 on Wikipedia

The World Health Organization (WHO) and the Wikimedia Foundation, the nonprofit that administers Wikipedia, announced today a collaboration to expand the public’s access to the latest and most reliable information

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New Study 31/A5349 on the treatment of drug-susceptible TB

The World Health Organization’s (WHO) Global TB Programme welcomes the results from a landmark study on the treatment of drug-susceptible TB presented at the 51st virtual Union World Conference on

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Statement of the Twenty-Sixth Polio IHR Emergency Committee

The twenty-sixth meeting of the Emergency Committee under the International Health Regulations (2005) (IHR) on the international spread of poliovirus was convened and opened by the WHO Deputy Director-General on

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Govt entices cooperatives to buy paddy

Share Now: KATHMANDU, OCTOBER 21 The government has decided to provide subsidies to the cooperatives that buy paddy from farmers. A Cabinet meeting held on Monday decided to provide subsidy

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Immigrants are still sending lots of money home despite the coronavirus job losses – for now

Share Now: NEW YORK: Banks and aid agencies have been warning of a pandemic-related plunge in the amount of money sent by migrants to family back home who rely on

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