Sidra Medicine conducts complex airway surgery for kids with rare throat conditions

Doha, Qatar – Surgeons at Sidra Medicine, a member of Qatar Foundation, have performed a laryngotracheal reconstruction surgery on a baby born with a rare throat condition. Baby Lulwa was born with a laryngeal web and subglottic stenosis. This meant that her upper windpipe (trachea) was very narrow and her larynx (also known as voice box) had […]


UK coronavirus death toll rises 77 to 40,542

London, The United Kingdom’s death toll from confirmed cases of COVID-19 rose by 77 to 40,542 as of 1600 GMT on June 6, according to government data published on Sunday.   Scotland and Northern Ireland earlier reported no COVID-19 deaths in the previous 24 hours.   Including suspected cases, the United Kingdom’s death toll this week […]


H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed, Egyptian FM review regional developments.

The latest regional developments and issues of mutual interest have been deliberated by H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, and Egyptian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry. This came during a phone call on Saturday, where top diplomat valued the efforts made by Egypt that led to […]