Obstetric fistula – experts say condition is caused by prolonged labour
29 July 2017 | 5:30 am
Obstetric fistula - experts say condition is caused by prolonged labour.
11 Dec 2020
US experts vote to recommend granting emergency approval for Pfizer-BioNTech's Covid-19 vaccine, paving the way for America to become the next country to move ahead with mass immunization as the country's virus death toll approaches 300,000. The US government's top infectious disease specialist Anthony Fauci also comments on the vaccine recommendation, saying "they are safe and they are highly effective, and those decisions were made by independent bodies without any political or other influence,".
11 Jan 2021
Experts raise concern over Africa's high infrastructure gap
14 Jan 2021
A team of ten scientists will investigate the origins of the new virus in a politically fraught mission that comes more than a year after the pandemic began and after accusations Beijing has tried to thwart the project. Finding the origins of the SARS-Covid-2 'could be a very long journey', says Peter Ben Embarek, head of the international WHO mission to China.
31 Jan 2021
Irregular migration, experts advocate proper trauma care for returnees
5 Feb 2021
Experts say vaccines only slow transmission of COVID-19 not end pandemic
24 Feb 2021
NNPC says N206 is landing cost of PMS, labour rejects N206 as pump price
2 Mar 2021
Two top UN officials said Russia is to blame for the near-fatal poisoning of the prominent Kremlin critic. The human rights experts said an international investigation should be carried out as "a matter of urgency."
13 Mar 2021
There have been tentative signs of progress toward salvaging the 2015 nuclear deal, as the UN's atomic energy watchdog reports that Iran has agreed to discuss "outstanding issues."
6 Mar 2021
Here is why you should pick up a copy of The Guardian on Sunday. Here are some of the stories to look out for when you grab a copy of The Guardian on the newsstands on Sunday.
21 Mar 2021
The global economy is beginning to recover from the Covid-19 pandemic – but what does that mean for the world's workers? With tens of millions of people still out of work, Manuela Tomei of the International Labour Organization tells FRANCE 24 that those who depend on the informal sector are suffering the most. She says there is "always a lag between economic recovery and labour recovery" and that it will take even longer for families to make up for wages lost during the pandemic.
16 Mar 2021
The fragments of the biblical texts are believed to have been stashed away in a cave during an armed Jewish uprising against Rome.
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Although EU candidacy for Ukraine and Moldova has been hailed as historic, frustrations among other candidates years into their own membership bids should serve as a reminder that the path ahead won't be easy.
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Police said they were investigating an overnight mass shooting outside a bar popular with the LGBTQ community as a "terrorist act." Oslo's annual Pride parade, which was planned for Saturday, has been called off.
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The US Supreme Court has struck down a New York law restricting gun-carrying rights, in its most important judgement on guns in over a decade.
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Spanish and Moroccan activists called for a probe into the clash that left at least 18 people dead at Spain's North African exclave of Melilla. The unrest started when some 2,000 migrants tried to rush the border fence.
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A new judicial report claims Jacob Zuma is "a critical player" in a massive theft from state enterprises in South Africa. But the ex-president pledged to challenge the findings.