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Ebola toll may ‘vastly underestimate’ crisis: WHO

The UN health agency Thursday said it was prepared for the crisis to continue for months.


More than one million people affected by Ebola outbreak: WHO

The infected people are in the “hot zone of disease transmission” on the borders of the three countries.


WHO declares Ebola as a global health emergency

Meetings on drug usage for treating the virus to convene from Monday​.

Read more: Ebola, EVD, WHO

Ebola outbreak likely to get worse, go for months: WHO

The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is likely to get worse in the coming months, the World Health Organization said.

Read more: Ebola, WHO

100 pc sewage treatment under ambitious anti-pollution program

100 per cent treatment of sewage and industrial effluents, that contaminate Yamuna river, within three years.


Ebola ‘moving faster than efforts to control it': WHO

The WHO raised the death toll by 57 to 729 on Thursday.

Read more: Ebola, Margaret Chan, WHO

WHO calls for humanitarian corridor to evacuate Gaza wounded

In a statement, the U.N. health agency said that four hospitals had been damaged in the conflict.


Telco operators to launch online repository for cell tower emission data

Users will also be given access to the details of the tower like its ownership, name of the BTS operator.

Read more: COAI, mobile towers, WHO

WHO calls for raising tax on tobacco; Mizoram starts with 20 per cent

Almost 50 per cent of cancers among men and 25 per cent among women are related to tobacco use in India.


Spike in measles cases, Delhi sends report of cases to WHO

From May 5 to 21, 90 lakh people have been screened for measles, mostly in congested areas and slums.

Read more: measles, New Delhi, WHO

800 travellers to polio-endemic nations given OPV since March

As part of the surveillance, the PMC health officials are also focussing on detecting acute flaccid paralysis (AFP) cases.


After WHO rap, L-G forms panel to look into city’s air pollution

This committee will specifically look into two issues – vehicular air pollution and pollution levels in the Yamuna.


Delhi not alone, 3 other cities equally polluted, says WHO

Delhi is leading the pack globally with PM 2.5 levels at 153 ug/m3.

Read more: AAP, Beijing, WHO

Choking on air

WHO confirms air pollution in Indian cities is worsening. But government quibbles over data.

Read more: air quality, WHO

Indian political parties gloss over environment

WHO confirmed that New Delhi has most polluted air in world, according to data reported by 1,600 cities in 91 countries.


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