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MERS virus infects family in UAE

The World Health Organisation says it has been informed of a total of 163 laboratory-confirmed cases of infection.

December 3, 2013 2:41
MERS-coronavirus could spread and cause pandemic

Middle East on alert for pandemic

MERS-coronavirus has already spread to countries through infected travelers

June 11, 2013 2:21
World Health Organisation confirms 15th case of deadly virus

Emirati man succumbs to Coronavirus

Death toll of SARS-like virus rises to 11 worldwide, but health authorities in the UAE say there's no reason to panic.

March 28, 2013 3:16
World Health Organisation confirms 15th case of deadly virus

WHO Confirms 15th Case Of Deadly New Virus In Saudi Arabia

A Saudi man infected with a deadly new virus from the same family as SARS has died, becoming the ninth…

March 13, 2013 11:41
WHO discovers sars-like virus

Four new cases of SARS-like virus in GCC

Among the symptoms in the confirmed cases are a fever, coughing and breathing difficulties.

November 23, 2012 8:41

Qatari man critically ill in UK with SARS-like virus

The WHO said the Qatari patient had gone to the doctor on September 3, 2012, suffering from the symptoms of an acute respiratory infection.

September 24, 2012 2:26

New SARS-like virus discovered: WHO

"The Health Protection Agency of the UK conducted laboratory testing and has confirmed the presence of a novel corona-virus," the WHO said.

September 24, 2012 9:10

Swine flu may continue spreading until 2011, says WHO

The H1N1 flu, popularly known as Swine flu, will not be contained until 2011…

December 30, 2009 1:48

WHO urges people to use H1N1 vaccine

The World Health Organization (WHO) has confirmed…

October 6, 2009 3:15

Swine flu will mutate into deadlier strain, says WHO

The World Health Organization head said the H1N1 virus has not mutated into...

September 22, 2009 7:30