Bolivia’s jaguars facing threat from Chinese fang craze

Jaguar's future in the hands of anti-trafficking police LA PAZ: Bolivia's once-thriving jaguar population is loping into the cross-hairs of a growing threat from poachers...

Health Ministry marks World Alzheimer’s Day

KUWAIT: The Health Ministry celebrated World Alzheimer’s Day yesterday to raise public awareness of this disease that afflicts more than 47 million people worldwide,...

Doping for gold, Olympians ignore health risks

PARIS: For as long as athletes have been battling for gold medals, they have been taking fortifying tonics-some stomach-churning, others downright dangerous-with little concern...

Sudan, the world’s last male northern white rhino, dies

There are only two females remaining alive NAIROBI: Sudan, the last male northern white rhino, has died in Kenya at the age of 45, after...

Dasman Institute launches mobile clinic to raise diabetes awareness

KUWAIT: The Dasman Diabetes Institute celebrated World Health Day yesterday, which focused on fighting the chronic disease of diabetes under the slogan 'Fight Diabetes'....

French shops use loophole to sell ‘ultralight’ weed

PARIS: Technically, the fragrant marijuana buds on offer at a new Paris boutique are not meant to be smoked, as the friendly staff and...

Oceans may rise over a metre by 2100, five metres by 2300

BEIRUT: A group of women walk along the seaside promenade overlooking the Raouche Rocks also known as Pigeon Rocks, in the...

Mornings exclusive for Kuwaitis at outpatient clinics

KUWAIT: Following a two-year experimental period at Jahra hospital where outpatient clinics only received citizens during morning working hours and expatriates during the afternoon,...

Skin cure fad driving Myanmar elephant poaching surge: WWF

YANGON: Myanmar's wild elephants are being poached in record numbers with at least 20 killed this year due to surging demand for their hide,...

Kuwait secures deal with GAVI on COVID vaccine

KUWAIT: Health Minister Sheikh Dr Basel Al-Sabah told local daily Al-Jarida that an agreement had been made...

How Spain became the world leader in organ transplants

MADRID: Juan Benito Druet has just learned that his life may be about to change. In the next few hours he will receive a...

World’s first baby born from 3-parent technique

MIAMI: The world's first baby has been born using a controversial new technique by US scientists to include DNA from three parents in the...

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5th August