The world needs to put up a unified effort to combat polio.
"The parental refusals due to propaganda on Facebook regarding the vaccine is emerging as the major obstacle in achieving complete eradication of the virus," Babar Atta, who is helping oversee the country's vaccination drive, said in a statement.
An anti-vaccination movement rooted in suspicions of modern medicine. Unsubstantiated rumours fuelled by social media. Children infected with a disease that had been all but wiped out.
Various humanitarian and development initiatives launched by the UAE leadership through the years have helped humanity across the globe and made a positive difference in the lives
India’s realty sector is hoping for better days in the year ahead. A combination of factors ranging from sluggish demand and impact of global slowdown have dented the realty markets though commercial space absorption has defied odds for the past four years.
It’s not just a Trump phenomena anymore. From the US to Brazil and Australia, grassroots environmental activism is growing in places where leaders are sceptical about climate change.
Every single day we talk about the need for climate action. Every. Single. Day. The climate change scenario has served to provide fodder for news pages.