At least 300,000 children under five died globally from diarrhoeal diseases in 2015: UNICEF

UNITED NATIONS  — The UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said Friday more than 300,000 children under five died globally from diarrhoeal diseases linked to limited access to safe water, sanitation and…

Hurricane Matthew sparks horrific cholera outbreak in Haiti, situation worsening

MOSCOW — The UN is ringing the alarm over a possible cholera outbreak in Haiti, as the number of disease cases is on the rise in the troubled Caribbean nation…