Saturday, 25 Jun 2022

Category: Medical

At Least 11 Dead in Mexico in First Hurricane of the Season

Mexico City– At least 11 people have died after Hurricane Agatha cut a swathe across Mexico, according to the dpa.The unusually strong storm marked the first hurricane of the season, and made landfall on Monday near several beach resorts on Mexico’s P…

Nepal plane crash: All passengers and crew confirmed dead

Kathmandu– Nepalese officials on Tuesday confirmed all 22 people on board a plane that crashed two days earlier were killed after rescuers found and recovered the final body from the wreckage, according to the dpa.Ten bodies were brought to Kathmandu …

11 Babies Killed in Fire at Senegalese Hospital

Dakar, Senegal– A fire in the neonatal unit of a hospital in Senegal has killed 11 newborns, President Macky Sall said. Only three infants could be saved, the Associated Press reported.To their mothers and families, I express my deepest sympathy, Sall…

75th World Health Assembly Kicks Off in Geneva

Geneva– The 75th World Health Assembly kicked off in Geneva today, under the theme “Health for peace, peace for health”, and it will continue until May 28, 2022. It is the first in-person Health Assembly since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.The Ki…

Strict Covid-19 Restrictions Impact Chinese Economy

Beijing — Industrial production in China unexpectedly fell by 2.9% in April compared to the same period last year amid continued strict Covid-19 restrictions, the dpa qouted official figures released Monday. Retail sales also fell more sharply than an…