Glimmer of hope as Italy battles ‘olive tree leprosy’

Resistant varieties continue to grow and flower GAGLIANO DEL CAPO, Italy: Working in an arid Italian field of crumbly...

Dozens of live pangolins found hidden on bus

HANOI: Dozens of live pangolins smuggled from Laos were discovered "dehydrated and weak" on a bus in central Vietnam, police and conservationists...

India’s wild tiger population jumps to almost 3,000

NEW DELHI: India's wild tiger population has increased by more than 30 percent in just four years, according to a new census...

Insects replace pesticides in Spain’s ‘Sea of Plastic’

Farmers adopt new methods as crops become resistant to chemicals DALIAS, Spain: "They work for me night and day,"...

Zimbabwe’s one-stop clinics, a rare lifesaver for the sick

TB infections in Zimbabwe remain among the highest in the world HARARE: Blessing Chingwaru could barely walk without support...

DR Congo Ebola outbreak an emergency of global concern

WHO invokes emergency provision hoping to bring attention to crisis KINSHASA: The World Health Organization on Wednesday declared the...

Two-headed turtle born in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR: A two-headed baby turtle has been born in Malaysia, captivating conservationists, but it only survived a few days after being...

Doctor warns against ignoring back pain

Dr Waleed Al-Hajji KUWAIT: Interventional radiology, spinal column and chronic pain consultant Dr Waleed Al-Hajji warned against neglecting...

WHO warns of too sugary baby foods

COPENHAGEN: Commercial baby foods often contain too much sugar and display confusing ingredient lists, according to a UN report that proposed new...

Frenchman at heart of legal dispute dies after life support ends

REIMS: A Frenchman at the centre of a bitter right-to-die legal feud that has raged for a decade passed away in hospital...

Malaria surges back in crisis-struck Venezuela; health system collapses

'I have pain everywhere, fever' EL TUCUCO: The sweltering heat of the Venezuelan forest makes no difference to Jose...

Kuwait bids farewell to former health minister Dr Abdulrahman Al-Awadhi

Kuwait witnessed comprehensive health renaissance during his tenure KUWAIT: Kuwait yesterday lost the Former Health Minister, Minister of Planning...

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