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Mar 22, 2016
South Korea registers first case of Zika virusSouth Korea on Tuesday reported the country's first case of the Zika virus, a mosquito-borne disease that has been linked to birth defects and other health issues.
Mar 01, 2016
'Virginity exams' on Afghan women are unscientific, constitute sexual assault: Human Rights WatchHuman Rights Watch has slammed "virginity exams" conducted on Afghan women and girls accused of so-called moral crimes, saying the invasive tests by government doctors were tantamount to sexual assault.
Feb 22, 2016
India ahead of China in average particulate matter exposure, finds Greenpeace reportChina's strong measures have succeeded in curbing pollution and lowering particulate matter exposure but India's levels continue to rise, finds Greenpeace.
Feb 10, 2016
India launches massive campaign for deworming millions of childrenMillions of Indian children are getting deworming treatment in a massive national campaign to prevent parasitic worms from infecting them and impairing their mental and physical development.
Feb 05, 2016
Zika virus spread via transfusion confirmed; Europe sees first pregnancy caseThe World Health Organization on Thursday advised countries against accepting blood donations from people who have travelled to regions affected by the Zika virus, as Spain announced Europe's first known case of the disease in a pregnant woman.
Feb 03, 2016
Rio de Janeiro Olympic preparations overshadowed by spread of Zika in BrazilThe Zika virus is overshadowing the final preparations for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, even eclipsing concerns over deep budget cuts and severe water pollution.
Feb 02, 2016
WHO warns southeast Asian countries against Zika virus, urges them to take preventive measuresThe World Health Organization (WHO) on Tuesday urged southeast Asian countries to strengthen surveillance and preventive measures against Zika virus, already reported in 22 countries and territories in central and south America.
Dec 30, 2015
From climate change to illiteracy: Five things that India should worry about in 2016As we bid goodbye to 2015, India still has five big problems to worry about: poor agriculture output, climate change, malnourished children, illiteracy and inflation
Oct 30, 2015
Cancer report not asking people to give up processed meat, says WHOThe World Health Organization on Thursday stressed that an explosive report this week linking the consumption of processed meat to cancer was not calling for people to stop eating meat altogether.
Jun 20, 2015
North Korea claims to have found drug to prevent and cure MERS, Ebola and AIDSNorth Korea claims to have found a drug that can prevent and cure MERS, Ebola, SARS and AIDS.