Desperate Nigerian parents are selling off homes, land to free their kidnapped children

(Tegina, Nigeria): After armed men snatched seven of Abubakar Adam’s 11 children in northwestern Nigeria, he sold his car and a parcel of land and cleaned out his savings to raise a ransom to free them. He sent his 3 million naira ($7,300) into the bush, together with payments from other families in his town […]

10 million children across Afghanistan need humanitarian assistance to survive: UNICEF

Kabul (Afghanistan): As the crisis continues to build in Afghanistan, which has now been taken over by the Taliban, the situation for women and the children of the country remains a big worry worldwide. The children in Agfhanistan definitely need help. The UNICEF has said that around 10 million children across the country need humanitarian […]

1.5 million children worldwide lost parents, guardians due to COVID-19: Lancet study

Washington: More than 1.5 million children around the world, including 1,19,000 from India, have lost at least one parent, custodial grandparent, or grandparent, as a result of COVID-19, according to a new study published in The Lancet. Of those, more than 1 million children experienced the death of one or both parents during the first […]

हथगोले से खेलने के दौरान विस्फोट, 3 बच्चों की मौत

पाकिस्तान के खैबर पख्तूनख्वा (केपीके) प्रांत में शुक्रवार को एक बेकार पड़े हथगोले से खेलने के दौरान उसमें विस्फोट होने से तीन बच्चों की मौत हो गई। Source link

UK approves Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for children aged 12-15, says it’s safe for use

LONDON: Britain’s top medicine regulator on Friday announced that it has extended approval of the COVID-19 vaccine developed by Pfizer and BioNTech so it can be used on children aged between 12 to 15 years. “We have carefully reviewed clinical trial data on children aged 12 to 15 years and have concluded that the Pfizer/BioNTech […]