Number of people infected with coronavirus (COVID-19) in Iran reaches 450,000

BAKU, Azerbaijan, September 28 By Elnur Baghishov – Trend: As many as 3,512 people have been infected with the coronavirus (COVID-19) in the past 24 hours in Iran, said Sima Sadat Lari, spokesperson for Iran's Ministry of Health and Medical Education, Trend reports citing the ministry. According to Sadat Lari, 190 more people have died from the coronavirus over the past day. Sadat Lari added...

Turkey to assign medical staff to work in Uzbekistan, Azerbaijan

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Dec. 12 By Fakhri Vakilov-Trend: Turkey will assign medical staff to Turkish diagnostic centers in Uzbekistan and Azerbaijan, Minister of Health of Turkey Fahrettin Koja said, Trend reports citing Turkish media. Koja also provided details of the work that will be carried out as part of medical tourism. Stressing that Turkey will enter a tense period in the field of medical...

Indian police shoot dead four men suspected of Hyderabad rape | World news

Indian police have shot dead the four men accused of the brutal gang rape of a young vet in Hyderabad. The four had become high-profile objects of hatred within the country, following their alleged premeditated attack on a 27-year-old veterinary doctor last Wednesday. They were accused of deflating her scooter tyres and lying in wait for her at an isolated spot by a motorway tollway. Her...

Over half of English people gambled last year, survey finds | Society

Health bosses have raised the alarm about the prevalence of gambling after official figures found more than half of people aged 16 or older in England gambled at some point during 2018. The results are contained in the Health Survey for England 2018, which also showed that millions of people are overweight, drink too much alcohol, eat badly or fail to do enough exercise. The survey showed that...