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Botched Nigeria air strike killed 90: MSF

Most of the victims of the strike in the country's northeast on Tuesday were women and children, MSF said. Nigeria has said an air force board of inquiry will investigate the incident. 

Jan 20, 2017, 12:54 PM IST

At least 25 people found dead in Mediterranean migrant boat: MSF

The French aid group Doctors without Borders (MSF) said Wednesday that 25 migrants had been found dead aboard an inflatable dinghy in the southern Mediterranean.

Oct 26, 2016, 20:16 PM IST

Hospitals under `unprecedented` attack in war zones: MSF

Medical charity Doctors Without Borders (MSF) has hit out at the "unprecedented" number of attacks on medical facilities in Syria and Yemen, a year after the deadly bombing of its hospital in Afghanistan killed 42 people.

Oct 03, 2016, 02:45 AM IST
Viral Video: Kerala Muslim leader's sprint to avoid police lathicharge is simply hilarious - MUST WATCH

Viral Video: Kerala Muslim leader's sprint to avoid police lathicharge is simply hilarious - MUST WATCH

MSF has conducted the march to protest against the delay in distribution of textbooks in Kerala state schools.

Sep 01, 2016, 15:56 PM IST

Deadly coalition air strikes hit Yemen hospital

MSF expressed outrage at what it described as the fourth attack on one of its facilities in less than a year.
 

Aug 16, 2016, 02:51 AM IST
Bodies of 21 women, one man found on migrant boat in Mediterranean: MSF

Bodies of 21 women, one man found on migrant boat in Mediterranean: MSF

An MSF ship came to the rescue of two dinghies that were sailing close together and managed to pull 209 people, including 50 children, to safety.

Jul 21, 2016, 09:18 AM IST

Dozens of Syria health facilities hit last year: MSF

More than 60 health facilities in Syria supported by the Doctors Without Borders (MSF) charity were hit in attacks last year, with a dozen completely destroyed, the group said Thursday.

Feb 18, 2016, 15:21 PM IST
Air strikes destroyed hospital in Syria, killed at least seven: MSF

Air strikes destroyed hospital in Syria, killed at least seven: MSF

Air strikes on Monday destroyed a hospital in northwestern Syria supported by Doctors Without Borders (MSF), killing at least seven people and leaving more missing, the group said.

Feb 15, 2016, 23:42 PM IST

Bombed Kunduz hospital had 65 Taliban patients: MSF

The hospital in the Afghan city of Kunduz that was bombed by the US forces last month had 65 wounded Taliban fighter patients but no armed men, the international medical charity Doctors Without Border said today in a new report.

Nov 06, 2015, 03:27 AM IST

Afghanistan hosptal bombing: Apology not enough says Doctors Without Borders Fom Lalit K Jha

MSF reiterated its call for "an independent investigations" soon after Obama apologized for the attack.

Oct 08, 2015, 11:53 AM IST

Pressure on US as MSF demands probe into Kunduz 'war crime'

Pressure mounted on Washington today to come clean over the apparent US airstrike on an Afghan hospital that killed 22, an incident the Pentagon chief said was "confused and complicated" but which medical charity MSF branded a war crime.

Oct 05, 2015, 15:47 PM IST

Rescuers save 1,151 migrants off Libya coast, says Italy

The Italian coastguard said it had coordinated the rescue Monday of 1,151 migrants in 11 separate operations off the Libyan coast.

Sep 29, 2015, 04:01 AM IST

750 migrants rescued from boats off Libyan coast: MSF

At least 750 people were rescued on Saturday from three small boats in international waters near the Libyan coast by a ship operated by Doctors Without Borders, a spokesman told AFP. 

Sep 19, 2015, 15:41 PM IST

No report on Kala Azar impact in Bihar released: MSF

Medicins Sans Frontieres (MSF) says that it has been on the frontline of diagnosing and treating Kala Azar in Bihar and has treated more than 12,000 patients since 2007.

Sep 11, 2015, 18:26 PM IST

'World running out of snakebite antidote'

Experts warned that the world is running out of one of the most effective snakebite treatments, putting tens of thousands of lives at risk.

Sep 08, 2015, 14:21 PM IST
Medical charity MSF to take legal action against `Phantom` makers

Medical charity MSF to take legal action against `Phantom` makers

`Phantom` has got itself into another problem, as Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) has decided to take legal action against the film's producers claiming that misrepresentation of the medical group can put the lives of their aid workers deployed in conflict zones at risk.

Aug 31, 2015, 13:59 PM IST

MSF says rescued over 11,000 migrants in Med since May

Medical charity Medecins Sans Frontiers (MSF) said on Thursday it has rescued over 11,000 migrants from the Mediterranean since the start of May.

Aug 20, 2015, 22:40 PM IST

More than 1,000 more migrants rescued in Mediterranean

More than 1,000 migrants were rescued trying to cross the Mediterranean over the weekend, Italy's coastguard has said , with further tragedies narrowly averted.

Aug 10, 2015, 06:39 AM IST

Over 550 migrants rescued off Italy, five found dead: MSF

More than 550 migrants rescued in the Mediterranean arrived in Sicily on Monday aboard a ship operated by Doctors Without Borders (MSF), which also carried the bodies of five people who died at sea.

 

Aug 04, 2015, 04:42 AM IST

MSF fighting cholera outbreak in Tanzania refugee camps

Medical charity Medecins sans Frontieres (MSF, Doctors Without Borders) said Sunday it had launched emergency treatment centres in Tanzania, where thousands of Burundians fleeing unrest have been hit by cholera.

May 24, 2015, 16:32 PM IST