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People with chronic illnesses urged to get flu vaccine

People with chronic illnesses urged to get flu vaccine

With the annual flu season around the corner, a senior official at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is urging those with chronic medical conditions to get the influenza vaccine.

MoPH urges parents to vaccinate children against flu

MoPH urges parents to vaccinate children against flu

Ministry of Public Health (MoPH), along with Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) and Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC), is encouraging parents to ensure their young ones are vaccinated against flu as influenza can cause serious complications, especially in those aged between six months and five yea

Suicide attack kills at least eight in Afghanistan's east: officials

Suicide attack kills at least eight in Afghanistan's east: officials

A suicide bomber struck at a crowd of people in the eastern Afghan province of Nangarhar on Thursday killing at least eight, officials said, in an attack that underscored worsening security.

India’s Manushi Chhillar wins Miss World crown

India’s Manushi Chhillar wins Miss World crown

An Indian medical student was crowned Miss World at a glitzy event in a Chinese resort yesterday, making her country the joint-most successful in the beauty pageant’s history.

Del Potro survives qualifier scare

Del Potro survives qualifier scare

Juan Martin del Potro saved four break points in the decider to battle past Georgian qualifier Nikoloz Basilashvili yesterday and reach the Shanghai Masters second round.

Argentina in danger, Syrians target W Cup joy

Argentina in danger, Syrians target W Cup joy

As qualifying for the 2018 World Cup reaches its climax, Lionel Messi’s Argentina find themselves in trouble, Syria face a play-off to keep their remarkable dream alive and European champions Portugal have work to do.