Bulgaria bus crash: Survivors broke window to flee inferno that killed 46
At least 46 people, including 12 children, died when the vehicle caught fire on a Bulgarian motorway. #buscrash #motorway (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bulgaria bus crash: Children among at least 45 killed
At least 46 people, including 12 children, died when a bus returning to North Macedonia caught fire. #northmacedonia #buscrash (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Flaming bus crash in Bulgaria kills 45 North Macedonian tourists
At least 45 people, including 12 children, died as a bus carrying mostly North Macedonian tourists crashed in flames on a highway in western Bulgaria hours before daybreak on Tuesday, officials said. #buscrash #tourists #macedonian (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bulgaria Bus Crash Kills Dozens
The bus, which had North Macedonian plates, caught fire on a highway, a fire official said. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The DNA of Roma People Has Long Been Misused, Scientists Reveal
An op-ed in Nature calls for higher ethical standards in the usage and analysis of genetic information from the Romani, a marginalized group in Europe. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - November 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Sabrina Imbler Tags: your-feed-science Romani People Genetics and Heredity Forensic Science DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid) Nature (Journal) Bulgaria Hungary India Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Medical Student Wins SignatureCare Emergency Center ’s 2021...
Dzhuliyan (Jay) Vasilev, a Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine, AZ Campus medical student says his decision to enter the medical profession was influenced by the death of his grandparents in Bulgaria.(PRWeb November 16, 2021)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/mayo_clinic_medical_student_wins_signaturecare_emergency_centers_2021_fall_medical_and_health_scholarship/prweb18336580.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - November 16, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Try, try and try again: why did modern humans take so long to settle in Europe?
Homo sapiens migrated to the continent in waves – but the reasons for their early failures to overcome Neanderthals are a mysteryModern humans made several failed attempts to settle in Europe before eventually taking over the continent. This is the stark conclusion of scientists who have been studying the course of Homo sapiens’s exodus from Africa tens of thousands of years ago.Researchers have recently pinpointed sites in Bulgaria, Romania and the Czech Republic where our ancestors ’ remains have been dated as being between 40,000 to 50,000 years old. However, bone analyses have produced genetic profile...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 14, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Robin McKie Science editor Tags: Evolution UK news Europe Science World news Neanderthals Africa Anthropology Source Type: news

Bulgaria sees record COVID-19 deaths amid low vaccinations
Bulgaria had 334 COVID-19 patients die in a single day, the country’s highest daily toll since the start of the pandemic (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - November 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

If others drive intoxicated, so may I: determinants for young drivers in Bulgaria - Vankov D, Chiers J, Vankov B.
Young drivers' crash risk increases as a result of driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol (DUI) due to impaired driving. There is little evidence about the DUI determinants in middle-income countries, such as Bulgaria, a gap addressed by this arti... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 3, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Romania, Bulgaria hit pandemic death highs amid vaccines lag
Romania has reported a record daily number of 591 COVID-19 deaths amid a persistently low vaccination rate (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - November 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Bulgaria's hospitals overwhelmed by COVID-19 infection surge
Medical workers at Bulgaria’s main emergency hospital are waging an uphill battle as a surge in coronavirus cases has overwhelmed the country’s ailing health care system (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - October 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Bulgarian restaurant workers protest new COVID-19 pass rule
Thousands of restaurant owners, chefs, waiters and bartenders are protesting in cities across Bulgaria against the government’s decision to impose a mandatory COVID-19 health pass on people seeking to enter indoor venues (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - October 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Regret and Defiance in Europe's Vaccine-Shy East as COVID-19 Rages Regret and Defiance in Europe's Vaccine-Shy East as COVID-19 Rages
As Latvia goes into lockdown and hospitals in Bulgaria and Romania buckle under a COVID-19 surge while Poland sells surplus vaccine doses, many central and eastern Europeans are torn between defiance and regret over not getting inoculated.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Bulgaria makes virus pass mandatory for indoor venues
Bulgaria is introducing a COVID-19 “Green Certificate” as a mandatory requirement for access to restaurants, theaters, cinemas, concert halls, gyms, clubs and shopping malls as the country faces a surge in coronavirus infections (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - October 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

CDC: Norway, Bulgaria Now ‘Very High Risk’ For Travel Due To Covid-19
CDC also raised the risk level for three other destinations. Singapore and Slovakia went from Level 2 to 3. And Equatorial Guinea jumped up to 3 from Level 1. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - September 28, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Senior Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Lifestyle /lifestyle Travel /travel business pharma Source Type: news

Socio-demographic and clinical characteristics of psychiatric patients who have committed suicide: analysis of Bulgarian Regional Suicidal Registry for 10 years - Stoychev K, Dimitrova E, Nakov V, Stoimenova-Popova M, Chumpalova P, Veleva I, Mineva-Dimitrova E, Dekov D.
INTRODUCTION: Suicide is a major public health problem but factors determining suicide risk are still unclear. Studies in this field in Bulgaria are limited, especially on a regional level. METHODS: By a cross-sectional design, we accessed the medi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

E.U. ’s Poorest State Faces Battle to Access Pandemic Aid
The makeshift government in Bulgaria, the European Union’s poorest state where vaccination against Covid-19 is the bloc’s lowest, is struggling to access billions of euros of pandemic aid from Brussels as it braces for a new wave of the virus. Along with the Netherlands, the Balkan country of 7 million people is one of only two E.U. members not to have submitted a final plan for how to spend their share of the bloc’s more than €700 billion ($828 billion) recovery package. At stake for the euro aspirant is €6.3 billion of assistance that’s becoming ever-more crucial for its economy as de...
Source: TIME: Health - September 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Slav Okov / Bloomberg Tags: Uncategorized biztech2030 bloomberg wire Bulgaria Londontime Source Type: news

EU ’s Poorest State Faces Battle to Access Pandemic Aid
The makeshift government in Bulgaria, the European Union’s poorest state where vaccination against Covid-19 is the bloc’s lowest, is struggling to access billions of euros of pandemic aid from Brussels as it braces for a new wave of the virus. Along with the Netherlands, the Balkan country of 7 million people is one of only two EU members not to have submitted a final plan for how to spend their share of the bloc’s more than €700 billion ($828 billion) recovery package. At stake for the euro aspirant is €6.3 billion of assistance that’s becoming ever-more crucial for its economy as deat...
Source: TIME: Health - September 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Slav Okov / Bloomberg Tags: Uncategorized biztech2030 bloomberg wire Bulgaria Londontime Source Type: news

Bulgaria, EU's least vaccinated nation, faces deadly surge
The chief vaccination nurse at a hospital in northern Bulgaria voices a sad reality about her fellow citizens (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Closed Borders and Hostile Receptions Await Afghan Refugees
By Farhana Haque RahmanTORONTO, Canada, Aug 30 2021 (IPS) Whether desperately trying to get a place on the last evacuation flights out of Kabul or trekking to the borders with neighbouring Pakistan and Iran, tens of thousands of Afghans are fleeing their country once more. Events are unfolding at speed. The Taliban are establishing a central government in the capital to fill the void of the collapsed western-backed administration, but they do not control all the country as the protracted civil war enters a new stage. The UN refugee agency UNHCR says that in its “worst case scenario” it is preparing for around 5...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - August 30, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Farhana Haque Rahman Tags: Aid Armed Conflicts Asia-Pacific COVID-19 Crime & Justice Economy & Trade Featured Global Headlines Humanitarian Emergencies Migration & Refugees TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

The Journal of the Bulgarian Geographical Society revamped on ARPHA Platform
(Pensoft Publishers) The Journal of the Bulgarian Geographical Society boasts an improved technological infrastructure after moving to the publishing platform ARPHA and signing with the scholarly publisher and technology provider Pensoft. With features such as machine-readable XML format for papers, automated data export to aggregators, and web-service integrations with major global indexing databases, the easy-to-use, open-access platform ensures that research is easy to discover, access, cite and reuse by both humans and machines. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - June 7, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Bulgaria: Top hospital's management fired over transplants
Bulgaria’s caretaker health minister has sacked the management of a leading hospital in the capital, Sofia, where he said illegal organ transplants were carried out and state funds were abused on a large scale (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - June 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

US Military Apologizes After Troops Accidentally Raid Bulgaria Factory
The military is still trying to figure out what exactly went wrong and how its troops ended up storming the factory. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The incredible return of Griffon Vulture to Bulgaria's Eastern Balkan Mountains
(Pensoft Publishers) Considered extinct from the Eastern Balkan Mountains of Bulgaria in the 1970s, the Griffon Vulture has claimed the area back with 23-25 breeding pairs, distributed in five different colonies and two more frequently used roosting sites. This astonishing success was achieved through an ambitious long-term restoration programme and the release of 153 vultures between 2010-2020. The research project is described in the open-access, peer-reviewed Biodiversity Data Journal. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - May 17, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Ancient human migration into Europe revealed via genome analysis
Genetic sequencing dating back 45,000 years shows intermixing with Neanderthals more common than previously thoughtGenetic sequencing of human remains dating back 45,000 years has revealed a previously unknown migration into Europe and showed intermixing withNeanderthals in that period was more common than previously thought.The research is based on analysis of several ancient human remains – including a whole tooth and bone fragments – found in a cave in Bulgaria last year.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 7, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Agence France-Presse Tags: Anthropology Science Neanderthals Biology Evolution Europe Bulgaria World news Source Type: news

Virus pandemic overshadows Bulgarian parliamentary election
After months of nationwide anti-government protests over corruption, stalled reforms and a stagnating economy in the EU’s poorest member state, Bulgarians are gearing up for a parliamentary election overshadowed by the deadly pandemic (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

NATO official is shocked at how sloppy Putin's spies are: 'America isn't sending a guy to your house to kill you with a hammer, but the...
Bulgaria has arrested "The Resident," and five others in an alleged spy ring targeting NATO defense officials. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 31, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bulgaria expels two Russian diplomats for suspected espionage
Foreign ministry says diplomats declared ‘persona non grata’ and given 72 hours to leave the EU and NATO member. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bulgaria exposes massive Russian spy ring
Six persons, including defense officials, have been detained in a major raid. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Britain says it stands with Bulgaria against 'malign' Russian activity
Britain said it stands with Bulgaria against "malign activity" by Russia in the country, adding that Moscow had been seeking to... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bulgaria: Nationalists honor pro-Nazi general with flowers
Far-right nationalists have again gathered in Bulgaria’s capital to honor a late World War II general known for his anti-Semitic and... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

25 leading researchers join EU-funded actions to teach students about trustworthy science
(Pensoft Publishers) One of the main objectives of H2020 project Path2Integrity is to raise awareness and promote a research integrity culture. As a step towards this goal, the project has developed a variety of materials specifically tailored to secondary school and university students, researchers and organisations. All of the developed materials are free in English, German, Spanish, Bulgarian, Danish, Polish and Catalan. Their digital and print versions can be accessed and downloaded from the project website. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - February 9, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

COVID-19: guidance on shielding and protecting people defined on medical grounds as extremely vulnerable, DHSC/PHE (updated 22nd January 2021)
Information for shielding and protecting people defined on medical grounds as extremely vulnerable from COVID-19. 22 January 2021Added Arabic, Bengali, Bulgarian, Chinese, French, Gujarati, Hindi, Nepali, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi and Urdu translations. 13 January 2021Added British Sign Language and audio versions. 11 January 2021Added large print version. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - January 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D supplements: how to take them safely, DHSC (updated 12th January 2021)
Guidance for at-risk groups offered free vitamin D supplements by the government this winter. 12 January 2021 Updated page details. To opt-in you need to register your details on the NHS website by 21 February 2021. 30 December 2020 Added translated versions in Arabic, Bengali, Bulgarian, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Tra ditional), French, Gujarati, Hindi, Nepali, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi and Urdu. 22 December 2020 Added that you should not opt in to receive the vitamin D supplement if you are already taking, or are prescribed, a medication that contains vitam in D by your GP or healthca...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - January 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mortality attributable to heat and cold among the elderly in Sofia, Bulgaria - Petkova EP, Dimitrova LK, Sera F, Gasparrini A.
This study provide... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Some Orthodox Christians ignore COVID warnings on Epiphany
Thousands of Orthodox Christian worshippers in Bulgaria ignored warnings by health authorities to abstain from mass gatherings and instead kept to their centuries-old Epiphany traditions (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Eurasian eagle owl diet reveals new records of threatened giant bush-crickets
(Pensoft Publishers) Bird diets provide a real treasure for research into the distribution and conservation of their prey, conclude scientists after studying the Eurasian Eagle Owl in southeastern Bulgaria. In their paper, published in the open-access, peer-reviewed journal Travaux du Mus é um National d'Histoire Naturelle " Grigore Antipa " , they report the frequent presence of the threatened Big-Bellied Glandular Bush-Cricket, and conclude that studies on the Eurasian Eagle Owl could be used to identify biodiversity-rich areas in need of protection. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - January 5, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Hot Dog Trucks Deliver Covid-19 Vaccines In Bulgaria, What This Reveals
To be frank, this situation is an example of existing problems in vaccine supply chains around the world that need to be solved before the wurst happens. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 1, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Senior Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Business /business Transportation /transportation pharma Source Type: news

Bulgaria receives 1st batch of COVID-19 vaccine
Officials in Canada’s most populous province have confirmed the first two known Canadian cases of of a more contagious variant of COVID-19 that was first identified in the United Kingdom (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - December 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

The Latest: Bulgaria receives 1st batch of COVID-19 vaccine
The first batch of vaccines against the coronavirus has arrived in Bulgaria (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - December 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

The empire that was blinded. The revenge of Basil II, the murderer of Bulgarians - de Arag ón F, Gutiérrez-Ortiz C, Liaño G, Montejano R.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Commentary Source Type: news

COVID-19: guidance on shielding and protecting people defined on medical grounds as extremely vulnerable, PHE/DHSC (updated 26th November 2020)
This guidance provides information for shielding and protecting people defined on medical grounds as extremely vulnerable from COVID-19. Update in this version (26th November 2020) - added 2 December guidance. Update in version published 18th November 2020 - added updated translations in Arabic, Bengali, Bulgarian, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, French, Gujarati, Hindi, Nepali, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi and Urdu. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - November 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

COVID-19: guidance on shielding and protecting people defined on medical grounds as extremely vulnerable, PHE/DHSC
This guidance provides information for shielding and protecting people defined on medical grounds as extremely vulnerable from COVID-19. Recent updates: 18th November 2020 - added updated translations in Arabic, Bengali, Bulgarian, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, French, Gujarati, Hindi, Nepali, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi and Urdu. 13th November 2020 - removed reference letters and included link to COVID-19: letters to clinical ly extremely vulnerable people. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - November 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Video consultations – translated resources now available
These are visual resources intended to support patients use video technology for their appointments, the guide is relevant to any technology and any clinical setting and is now available to download in Arabic, Bengali, Bulgarian, Italian, Polish, Punjabi, Romanian and Urdu. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - November 17, 2020 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Global report: Spain declares Covid state of emergency as Italians urged to stay home
Madrid government imposes nationwide curfew after country hits 1m casesCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe Spanish government has declared a six-month state of emergency and ordered a nationwide curfew, while Italians have been strongly advised to stay at home as both countries impose tough limits on people ’s movements in a effort to contain the second wave of the coronavirus.Spain’s prime minister, Pedro Sánchez, said his cabinet had approved a state of emergency on Sunday morning that is set to remain in force until 9 May 2021.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 25, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Sam Jones in Madrid and Angela Giuffrida in Rome Tags: Coronavirus Spain Italy Bulgaria Netherlands Europe Infectious diseases Science Source Type: news

Coronavirus live news: expert warns NHS will struggle to cope; Bulgaria shuts nightclubs as cases surge
Polish president Andrzej Duda tests positive for Covid-19UK could be urged to keep windows open in effort to curb Covid-19Coronavirus vaccine final-stage testing to restart in USWhich countries have the most coronavirus cases and deaths?1.14pmBSTThousands of anti-lockdown protesters have begun a noisy march through central London.After gathering at Speakers ’ Corner in Hyde Park, crowds began to walk down Oxford Street in the direction of Oxford Circus.Several thousand anti#lockdown protesters now gathering in Hyde Park for the latest#NoNewNormal protest.pic.twitter.com/NLMN55FSWb“We don’t listen because ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 24, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Sarah Marsh (now) with Matilda Boseley and Josh Taylor (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus World news Science Infectious diseases Source Type: news

Bulgaria makes masks mandatory – as it happened
This blog is now closed. We ’ve launched a new blog at the link below:Coronavirus news – live11.34pmBSTWe ’ve launched a new blog at the link below – head there for the latest:Related:Coronavirus live news: CDC finds 300,000 excess deaths in US; Spain nears 1m cases11.34pmBSTHere ’s a quick recap of the latest developments:Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 20, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Jessica Murray (now); Lucy Campbell, Kevin Rawlinson, Archie Bland and Alison Rourke (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus Infectious diseases Science Ireland Wales Trump administration Donald Trump Belgium World Health Organization Source Type: news

Evaluation of the human health risk of wild edible mushrooms consumption from Batak Mountain, Bulgaria - Ivanova M, Dospatliev L, Grigorova D, Papazov P.
This study aimed to determine Pb, Cd, Ni, Cr, Mn, Co, Cu and Zn contents in 9 species wild edible mushrooms growing in the Batak Mountain, Bulgaria and thus to assess the health risk index arisen fr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

Magnitude, demographics and dynamics of the effect of the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic on all-cause mortality in 21 industrialized countries, Nature Medicine
The Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has changed many social, economic, environmental and healthcare determinants of health. We applied an ensemble of 16 Bayesian models to vital statistics data to estimate the all-cause mortality effect of the pandemic for 21 industrialized countries. From mid-February through May 2020, 206,000 (95% credible interval, 178,100 –231,000) more people died in these countries than would have had the pandemic not occurred. The number of excess deaths, excess deaths per 100,000 people and relative increase in deaths were similar between men and women in most countries. England ...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - October 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The COVID-19 Pandemic Is Weakening Democracy Around the World, Report Finds
Governments around the world are using the COVID-19 pandemic as an excuse to restrict freedoms, punish independent news operations and attack minorities, according to a global survey by Freedom House, the U.S.-based nonprofit known for its annual assessment of global democracy. The report, published Friday, found that 91 countries have imposed new controls on news media because of the pandemic, and at least 72 have restricted free speech or criticism of the government. The measures extend from countries rated as “Free,” such as India, to those judged “Partly Free,” like the Philippines, to the &ldqu...
Source: TIME: Health - October 2, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Karl Vick Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 UnitedWeRise20Disaster Source Type: news