Twenty-one people have died from diphtheria in the Rohingya camps in Bangladesh, the World Health Organization said Tuesday, adding that it had started a second vaccination drive to rein in the outbreak.
Nearly one in 10 infants received no vaccinations in 2016, meaning that they missed the first innoculation against three lethal diseases, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Monday.
As many as 3,527 students have been vaccinated in 58 schools against tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis (TdaP) as part of the Ministry of Public Health’s (MoPH) annual campaign to vaccinate 10 graders from private schools in the country.
Egypt's surprise move to give two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia has prompted rare criticism of President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi by Egyptians who see the transfer as an affront to national pride.
Pakistan captain Misbah-ul Haq will seek consistency while his counterpart Australia’s Michael Clarke will look for runs in the second Test starting in Abu Dhabi today.