Monkeypox is no longer a global public health emergency, the World Health Organization (WHO) has said, almost a year after the threat was raised. The virus is still around and further waves and outbreaks could continue, but the highest level of al..
A state of emergency was declared in Karachi and other airports in the country on Sunday due to the monkeypox virus disease. The Airport Security Force (ASF) has issued standard operating procedures (SOPs) to protect against infection. All ASF sta..
India confirmed its first monkeypox death on Monday, a young man in the southern state of Kerala, in what is only the fourth known fatality from the disease in the current outbreak. Last week, Spain reported two monkeypox-related deaths and Brazil..
Brazil and Spain have reported their first monkeypox deaths. A 41-year-old man in Brazil became the first fatality from the virus outside Africa. Spain announced two deaths soon afterwards - the first in Europe. Last week, the World Health Orga..
The Philippines has reported its first case of the monkeypox virus, detected in a citizen who returned from abroad earlier this month, a health ministry official said on Friday. The 31-year-old had recovered but was isolating at home, while 10 peo..
The Ministry of Public Health today announced the registration of the first confirmed case of monkeypox in the State of Qatar. The case was detected in a traveler returning to Qatar from abroad. The patient has been placed in hospital isolation ..
The monkeypox outbreak has been declared a global health emergency by the World Health Organization. The classification is the highest alert that the WHO can issue and follows a worldwide upsurge in cases. It came at the end of the second meeti..
Saudi Arabia’s ministry of health detected on Thursday the first monkeypox case, for a person coming from abroad to Riyadh. The ministry said that the infected person is under medical care in accordance with the approved health procedures. ..
India reported its first confirmed case of monkeypox on Thursday, a 35-year old man with a history of travel to the Middle East, government officials said. The man, who travelled from the United Arab Emirates to the southern Indian state of Kerala..