The dangers of trying to be fairest of them all in Philippines

MANILA: She wanted to lighten the skin on her underarms. But when Chloe bought whitening cream from her aunt, a cosmetics reseller, she did not realise it was tainted with dangerous levels of mercury.After using it for two and a half weeks, she suffered stinging side...

WHO warns about dangers of premature lifting of COVID-19 restrictions

GENEVA/ZURICH: The World Health Organization (WHO) warned countries on Friday (Apr 10) to be cautious about lifting restrictions introduced to curb the spread of the new coronavirus and voiced alarm it was taking hold in Africa.The United Nations agency would like to...