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Italy to soften COVID-19 rules from end of April

Italy to soften COVID-19 rules from end of April

Expressing optimism on economic recovery, Prime Minister Draghi says plan will favor outdoor activities, schools

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Diabetes only major noncommunicable disease rising: WHO
14.04.2021

Diabetes only major noncommunicable disease rising: WHO

Many severely ill COVID-19 patients have diabetes, says WHO chief, announcing Global Diabetes Compact to boost treatments

EU negotiates to buy 1.8B Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine
14.04.2021

EU negotiates to buy 1.8B Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine

European Commission starts talks on new contract with pharma company for vaccine purchase through 2023

Foreign aid hits all-time high amid COVID-19 pandemic
14.04.2021

Foreign aid hits all-time high amid COVID-19 pandemic

Total foreign aid in 2020 rises by 3.5% in real terms compared to 2019, according to OECD data

Bangladesh: Mental health stigma a barrier to care
14.04.2021

Bangladesh: Mental health stigma a barrier to care

14,436 people in Bangladesh had taken their own life since March 2020, 70% more than coronavirus, study finds

Turkey issues COVID-19 guidelines on partial curfew
14.04.2021

Turkey issues COVID-19 guidelines on partial curfew

Curfew to be in effect until end of Eid holiday on May 17