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Omicron: WHO Warns World Should Be Wide Awake

WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said the emergence of the highly mutated omicron variant underlines just how perilous and precarious our situation is.

29 November 2021

Disappointing To See Wealthier Nations Maintain Growing COVID-19 Vaccine Stockpiles: WHO Chief

WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said that he was “really disappointed” with the scope of vaccine donations worldwide.


WHO Says Smokers At 50% Higher Risk Of Developing Severe Disease, Death From Covid-19

WHO Director-General Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus's statement said smokers can develop cancer, heart diseases, and respiratory illnesses from the coronavirus.


100-Crore-Vaccinations: India Wins Global Accolades From WHO, World Leaders

India’s historic 100-crore Covid-19 vaccination landmark has won global appreciation with wishes pouring in from WHO and neighbouring countries.

21 October 2021

Tokyo Olympics: WHO Leader Says Coronavirus Risk Inevitable At The Games

The number of Games-linked COVID-19 cases in Japan this month was 79 on Wednesday, with more international athletes testing positive at home and unable to travel


Pandemic’s Second Year To Be ‘Far More Deadly’: WHO Chief

India's Covid-19 situation remains hugely concerning, WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said on Friday.

15 May 2021

WHO Chief Lauds India's Decision To Resume Export Of Covid-19 Vaccines

The Indian Government discontinued vaccine exports under the 'Vaccine Maitri' programme when it was hit by the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic.

22 September 2021

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Covid-19 Situation In India 'Beyond Heartbreaking': WHO Chief

WHO has redeployed more than 2,000 staff to support the country's response on the ground and is helping authorities with efforts including vaccination.

27 April 2021

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16 April 2021
WHO Chief Calls Growth In Virus Cases ‘Worrying’

WHO Chief Calls Growth In Virus Cases ‘Worrying’

WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said the number of new cases 'is approaching the highest rate of infection that we have seen so far in the...


26 February 2021
'Hope Other Nations Follow Your Example': WHO Chief Lauds India, PM Modi

'Hope Other Nations Follow Your Example': WHO Chief Lauds India, PM Modi

Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the World Health Organisation, said that India's support in supplying its vaccines is helping over 60 countries to begin the...


23 January 2021
WHO Chief Ghebreyesus Thanks PM Modi For 'Continued Support To Covid-19 Response'

WHO Chief Ghebreyesus Thanks PM Modi For 'Continued Support To Covid-19 Response'

In a tweet, the WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said that we can defeat the virus only if we act together and thanked PM Modi for his continued...


18 January 2021
Catastrophic Moral Failure: WHO Chief Condemns Vaccine Profiteering

Catastrophic Moral Failure: WHO Chief Condemns Vaccine Profiteering

'Vaccines are the shot in the arm we all need, literally and figuratively,' director-general Tedros said.


14 January 2021
India Conveys 'Deep Displeasure' To WHO Chief Over Incorrect Map

India Conveys 'Deep Displeasure' To WHO Chief Over Incorrect Map

The WHO map currently shows the union territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh in a shade different to the rest of the country.


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06 January 2021
A  'Misunderstanding': China on WHO's rebuke For Delaying Team To Probe Covid-19 Origin

A 'Misunderstanding': China on WHO's rebuke For Delaying Team To Probe Covid-19 Origin

China on Monday vehemently refuted the US charge that the novel coronavirus was leaked from a bio lab in the country


05 January 2021
Covid-19 Vaccine: Bill Gates, Global Leaders Laud India's Scientific Leadership

Covid-19 Vaccine: Bill Gates, Global Leaders Laud India's Scientific Leadership

Global recognition poured in after PM Modi said the world's biggest inoculation drive against coronavirus was set to begin in the country.


27 December 2020
Covid-19 Will Not Be The Last Pandemic: WHO Chief

Covid-19 Will Not Be The Last Pandemic: WHO Chief

'Throwing money at outbreaks without focusing on long-term prevention is 'dangerously short-sighted', says director-general Tedros Adhanom


17 November 2020
Covid Vaccine Will Not Be Enough To Stop Pandemic: WHO Chief

Covid Vaccine Will Not Be Enough To Stop Pandemic: WHO Chief

The WHO's figures for Saturday showed that 660,905 coronavirus cases were reported to the UN health agency, setting a new high water mark


12 November 2020
'Dhanyawad, Modiji': WHO Chief Hails PM's Commitment To Covid Vaccine

'Dhanyawad, Modiji': WHO Chief Hails PM's Commitment To Covid Vaccine

The prime minister had a telephone conversation with the World Health Organisation (WHO) Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus on Wednesday.


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