Trash islands bring Balkan waste crisis to the surface

PRIBOJ, Serbia: Framed by rolling hills and farmhouses, the emerald waters of Potpecko lake were once a picturesque fishing spot in western Serbia. But...

Early cancer detection improves recovery chances: CAN

KUWAIT: Cancer Awareness Nation (CAN) Board Chairman Dr Khaled Al-Saleh yesterday highlighted the importance of raising awareness regarding early detection of cancer in the...

India plans to cull thousands of birds over avian flu

SHIMLA: Tens of thousands of poultry will be slaughtered in India after an outbreak of deadly avian influenza was found to...

Taiba Hospital reaccredited by Joint Commission International

KUWAIT: Taiba Hospital announced yesterday that it is awarded the Joint Commission International Accreditation (JCIA) for the...

DHAMAN opens third Primary Healthcare Center in Kuwait

DHAMAN celebrates opening of PHC Center in Dhajeej KUWAIT: Health Assurance Hospitals Company (DHAMAN) yesterday inaugurated its Primary...

Masks block 99.9% of large COVID droplets

BEIJING: A woman wearing a facemask walks along a street yesterday. - AFP PARIS: Face masks reduce the...

Climate change hits Kashmir’s ‘red gold’ saffron crop

PAMPORE: In this picture taken on November 1, 2020, a boy sits near a bag filled with saffron flowers in a...

Not too late to curb new strain: Virus mutation tracker

GENEVA: It is not too late for Europe to contain the new variant of COVID-19 exploding in...

Al-Safat Investment wins Best Health and Safety Workplace Environment Award

KUWAIT: Al-Safat Investment Co received lately the 'Best Health and Safety Workplace Environment Award' from International Finance...

As Brazil reels from pandemic, doll hospital makes kids smile

Suelen da Silva -who lost her job in April, shortly after the coronavirus pandemic arrived in Brazil- checks a doll at...

Asteroid samples leave scientists ‘speechless’

SAGAMIHARA, Japan: This handout photograph released yesterday shows samples of surface dust and pristine material collected from the asteroid Ryugu by...

Chile awaits total eclipse of the sun as COVID curbs rise

SANTIAGO: Chileans will turn their eyes to the sky tomorrow to admire a total eclipse of the...

E Paper

26th January