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Quartz
A circumcision toolkit that honors traditional African culture with modern medicineattempts to regulate the practice, interventions are seen as undermining tradit
A circumcision toolkit that honors traditional African culture with modern medicine
Quartz / Posted 6 hours ago
attempts to regulate the practice, interventions are seen as undermining traditional authority, according to the study. Ngxokolo hopes to work with chiefs and traditional leaders as well as the health ministry to turn his project into... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Consumers can end sale of fake medicines: Yeosome of the brilliant initiatives taken by pharmacists in adding value to their
Consumers can end sale of fake medicines: Yeo
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 8 hours ago
some of the brilliant initiatives taken by pharmacists in adding value to their services to the public as emphasised by the Health Ministry. According to the State Health Department Deputy Director (Pharmacy) Mohd Zamri Baharudin, one of the value... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Probe on complaints over imported 'toxic' honeyKOTA TINGGI: The Health Ministry is investigating complaints that some imported
Probe on complaints over imported 'toxic' honey
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 8 hours ago
KOTA TINGGI: The Health Ministry is investigating complaints that some imported honey contains highly toxic substances, said Minister Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam. The ministry has the authority to stop the import and sale of the product in the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Luxury pig pens: China’s strategy in superbug warhelp China reach its goal of being a prosperous society while showing that it’s
Luxury pig pens: China’s strategy in superbug war
iol.co.za / Posted 9 hours ago
help China reach its goal of being a prosperous society while showing that it’s a responsible major power, he said. The health ministry in June released dietary guidelines that recommend citizens reduce meat consumption by half. The prospect of... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Crime...a major budget concernthe delivery of those plans. The Ministry of National Security was given the la
Crime...a major budget concern
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 11 hours ago
the delivery of those plans. The Ministry of National Security was given the largest allocation of $10.81 billion while the Health Ministry received the third highest of $6.088 billion. The budget presentation will be delivered by Finance Minister... Read more
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The Indian Express
SC strengthens gutkha ban, says stop the sale of all chewable tobaccousers in India and Bangladesh make up 80 per cent of the total smokeless tobacc
SC strengthens gutkha ban, says stop the sale of all chewable tobacco
The Indian Express / Posted 16 hours ago
users in India and Bangladesh make up 80 per cent of the total smokeless tobacco users in the world. Another report by the Health Ministry had estimated the total economic cost attributable to tobacco use from all diseases in 2011 amounted to Rs... Read more
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The Indian Express
Family planning in India means only women doing planning, figures showEven as the Health Ministry announced plans on Friday for a targeted population
Family planning in India means only women doing planning, figures show
The Indian Express / Posted 16 hours ago
Even as the Health Ministry announced plans on Friday for a targeted population control programme in 145 high fertility districts, data from 2013 shows that nothing has changed since the deaths of 19 women in a sterilisation camp in Bilaspur in... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Vaccination will not be rushed through � Health MinistryJuniorOTHER PUBLICATIONS OTHER LINKS By Carol Aloysius The dengue vaccines c
Vaccination will not be rushed through � Health Ministry
Sunday Observer / Posted 19 hours ago
JuniorOTHER PUBLICATIONS OTHER LINKS By Carol Aloysius The dengue vaccines currently on trial in Sri Lanka will not be introduced to the national immunization program, Director General Health... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Dengue Control Weekwhen the number of mosquito breeding sites are likely to surge with the monsoon
Dengue Control Week
Sunday Observer / Posted 19 hours ago
when the number of mosquito breeding sites are likely to surge with the monsoon rains, the Dengue Control Unit of the Health Ministry will launch an island-wide starting on Tuesday, September 27 to Monday, October 3.... Read more
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Sunday Observer
HIV test mandatory for State sectorattending to it,� he said. All employees will have to undergo the test which w
HIV test mandatory for State sector
Sunday Observer / Posted 19 hours ago
attending to it,� he said. All employees will have to undergo the test which will be mandatory. Director General of the Health Ministry, Dr. Palitha Mahipala told the Sunday Observer, that this will be included in the regular medical... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Sri Lanka News | ObserveOnline.lkwhen the number of mosquito breeding sites are likely to surge with the monsoon
Sri Lanka News | ObserveOnline.lk
Sunday Observer / Posted 21 hours ago
when the number of mosquito breeding sites are likely to surge with the monsoon rains, the Dengue Control Unit of the Health Ministry will launch an island-wide Dengue Control Week starting on Tuesday, September 27 to Monday, October 3.... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Ministry probes claims of ‘toxic’ imported honeyKOTA TINGGI: The Health Ministry is investigating complaints that some imported
Ministry probes claims of ‘toxic’ imported honey
The Borneo Post / Posted 22 hours ago
KOTA TINGGI: The Health Ministry is investigating complaints that some imported honey contains highly toxic substances, said Minister Datuk Seri Dr S Subramaniam. The ministry has the authority to stop the import and sale of the product in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ebolaalert to Monitor Other Epidemicsbeen integrated into information channel of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Cont
Ebolaalert to Monitor Other Epidemics
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
been integrated into information channel of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control and become an instrument for the federal health ministry to explain disease protocols to the public. Bakare was panelled among "disruptors" bring technology into... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Prostate Cancer Foundation wants Government to fund erection therapyExperts - live with low-risk cancerCheck up that saved my life The Foundation
Prostate Cancer Foundation wants Government to fund erection therapy
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 23 hours ago
Experts - live with low-risk cancerCheck up that saved my life The Foundation will raise the matter with Pharmac and the Health Ministry Pharmac funds sildenafil for certain disorders involving blood flow, but not for erectile dysfunction. The... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Controlling Bodies: Italy’s Fertility CampaignDay was born, and it caused quite a rotten stir. On Wednesday, accusations were
Controlling Bodies: Italy’s Fertility Campaign
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Day was born, and it caused quite a rotten stir. On Wednesday, accusations were made that a booklet, published by the health ministry pointing out undesirable and desirable personal habits, was more than mildly racist.The top part of the cover... Read more
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The Borneo Post
S’pore mulls surveilance programme for Zika-infected babiesEnvironment Agency’s website, the report said that as of Friday there were 387
S’pore mulls surveilance programme for Zika-infected babies
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
Environment Agency’s website, the report said that as of Friday there were 387 confirmed Zika cases in Singapore. The Health Ministry confirmed that 658 Zika tests were conducted between Sept 7 and Sept 17 and of these 197 were for pregnant... Read more
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New Kerala
Doctors should work in rural areas to serve nation: Manoj Sinha - newkerala.com #123085growing in all dimensions, there is pressing need to add new additional infrast
Doctors should work in rural areas to serve nation: Manoj Sinha - newkerala.com #123085
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
growing in all dimensions, there is pressing need to add new additional infrastructure. She assured all the help from the Health Ministry for restart of construction work at the earliest. Patel also expressed hope that students and doctors of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Cardiological Society of India urges govt to involve it in the process of fixing stent priceshoping to mirror the system followed in developed markets like the US and Europ
Cardiological Society of India urges govt to involve it in the process of fixing stent prices
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
hoping to mirror the system followed in developed markets like the US and Europe. In a letter to the secretary in the health ministry, the 4,500-member grouping has suggested that stents should be considered under different categories for... Read more
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The Hindu
Sun Pharma signs deal to develop dengue vaccineannually, of which 96 million manifest clinically. India has recorded one of th
Sun Pharma signs deal to develop dengue vaccine
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
annually, of which 96 million manifest clinically. India has recorded one of the worst outbreaks this year with the Union Health Ministry noting 99,913 dengue cases and 220 deaths in 2015 and 33,310 cases and 20 deaths this year as of September... Read more
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Daily News
Keeping tabs on battle against corruptionthat he was ready to consider fair and earnest requests by any public official
Keeping tabs on battle against corruption
Daily News / Posted yesterday
that he was ready to consider fair and earnest requests by any public official who possesses the required documents. The minister invited the doctors to come up with a genuine and transparent priority list prepared through the Healt... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
At least 162 bodies recovered from Egypt migrant shipwreckWednesday. "The death toll from the illegal migrant boat that capsized off the
At least 162 bodies recovered from Egypt migrant shipwreck
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
Wednesday. "The death toll from the illegal migrant boat that capsized off the coast of Rosetta ... has risen to 162," the health ministry said in a statement. The military said it had rescued 163 survivors and recovery attempts were... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Greece scraps floating camp plans for Lesbosboat that capsized off Egypt’s Mediterranean coast, in Rosetta, Egypt, Thursday
Greece scraps floating camp plans for Lesbos
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
boat that capsized off Egypt’s Mediterranean coast, in Rosetta, Egypt, Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016. According to the Egyptian health ministry, at least 50 bodies have been recovered so far from the early Wednesday disaster and up to a 100 more... Read more
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SKY News
Death toll jumps to 162 in migrant boat disasterthe boat sank. Around 150 migrants are thought to have been rescued. Those on
Death toll jumps to 162 in migrant boat disaster
SKY News / Posted yesterday
the boat sank. Around 150 migrants are thought to have been rescued. Those on board were described as "illegal" by Egypt's health ministry The UN High Commissioner for Refugees believes that the boat was packed with 450 people, while MENA has said... Read more
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iol.co.za
Over 130 migrant bodies recovered from boat off EgyptHealth Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said 133 bodies had been retrieved fro
Over 130 migrant bodies recovered from boat off Egypt
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said 133 bodies had been retrieved from the Mediterranean, while Mohamed Sultan, governor of the Beheira region, said 148 had been recovered. Security sources said there had been almost 600 migrants aboard... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Over 130 bodies recovered from migrant boat capsize off Egyptand fishermen said they had rescued at least 169 people, but confusion remained
Over 130 bodies recovered from migrant boat capsize off Egypt
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
and fishermen said they had rescued at least 169 people, but confusion remained over how many might still be missing. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said 133 bodies had been retrieved from the Mediterranean, while Mohamed Sultan,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
16 pregnant women in Singapore confirmed to have Zikaare following up closely with them to provide counselling and support. Respond
16 pregnant women in Singapore confirmed to have Zika
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
are following up closely with them to provide counselling and support. Responding to queries by Channel NewsAsia, the Health Ministry confirmed that 658 Zika tests were done between Sep 7 and Sep 17. And of these, 297 were for pregnant and or... Read more
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Gulf News
At least 133 bodies recovered from Egypt migrant shipwreckon Wednesday.“The death toll from the illegal migrant boat that capsized off th
At least 133 bodies recovered from Egypt migrant shipwreck
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
on Wednesday.“The death toll from the illegal migrant boat that capsized off the coast of Rosetta ... has reached 133,” the health ministry said in a statement.The military said it had rescued 163 survivors. Recovery attempts were... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Cabinet drops plans to scrap global cover from health insurancecomplicated to implement, the ministry said in a short statement. Schippers ha
Cabinet drops plans to scrap global cover from health insurance
DutchNews.nl / Posted 2 days ago
complicated to implement, the ministry said in a short statement. Schippers had hoped the measure would cut €60m from the health ministry budget. Other cuts will now be made to make up for the shortfall, the ministry said. Holidaymakers are... Read more
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dna
At least 133 refugees' bodies recovered from capsized boat: Egyptian officialsand fishermen said they had rescued at least 169 people, but confusion remained
At least 133 refugees' bodies recovered from capsized boat: Egyptian officials
dna / Posted 2 days ago
and fishermen said they had rescued at least 169 people, but confusion remained over how many might still be missing. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said 133 bodies had been retrieved from the Mediterranean, while Mohamed Sultan,... Read more
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dna
dna Must Reads: Rafale deal, Scarlett Keeling's murder acquittal, Cauvery dispute, Mumbai terror alert and more...and fishermen said they had rescued at least 169 people, but confusion remained
dna Must Reads: Rafale deal, Scarlett Keeling's murder acquittal, Cauvery dispute, Mumbai terror alert and more...
dna / Posted 2 days ago
and fishermen said they had rescued at least 169 people, but confusion remained over how many might still be missing. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said 133 bodies had been retrieved from the Mediterranean, while Mohamed Sultan,... Read more
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iafrica.com
Death toll from Egypt shipwreck risesWednesday. "The death toll from the illegal migrant boat that capsized off the
Death toll from Egypt shipwreck rises
iafrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Wednesday. "The death toll from the illegal migrant boat that capsized off the coast of Rosetta... has reached 133," the health ministry said in a statement. The military said it had rescued 163 survivors. Recovery attempts were... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Egypt migrant boat death toll reaches 133and fishermen said they had rescued at least 169 people, but confusion remained
Egypt migrant boat death toll reaches 133
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
and fishermen said they had rescued at least 169 people, but confusion remained over how many might still be missing. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said 133 bodies had been retrieved from the Mediterranean, while Mohamed Sultan, the... Read more
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The Hindu
More than 130 bodies recovered from migrant boat capsize off Egyptand fishermen said they had rescued at least 169 people, but confusion remained
More than 130 bodies recovered from migrant boat capsize off Egypt
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
and fishermen said they had rescued at least 169 people, but confusion remained over how many might still be missing. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said 133 bodies had been retrieved from the Mediterranean, while Mohamed Sultan,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
More than 130 bodies recovered from migrant boat capsize off Egyptand fishermen said they had rescued at least 169 people, but confusion remained
More than 130 bodies recovered from migrant boat capsize off Egypt
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
and fishermen said they had rescued at least 169 people, but confusion remained over how many might still be missing. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said 133 bodies had been retrieved from the Mediterranean, while Mohamed Sultan,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Egypt migrant shipwreck death toll tops 100fishing vessel that was heading to Italy from Egypt when it keeled over off the
Egypt migrant shipwreck death toll tops 100
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
fishing vessel that was heading to Italy from Egypt when it keeled over off the port city of Rosetta on Wednesday. Health ministry official Adel Khalifa said 53 more bodies had been retrieved on Friday, raising the death toll to at least... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
More than 130 bodies recovered from migrant boat capsize off Egyptand fishermen said they had rescued at least 169 people, but confusion remained
More than 130 bodies recovered from migrant boat capsize off Egypt
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 days ago
and fishermen said they had rescued at least 169 people, but confusion remained over how many might still be missing. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said 133 bodies had been retrieved from the Mediterranean, while Mohamed Sultan,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pedal Power Takes Medicine to Rural VillagesHelping to hold the bicycles are the UNICEF Deputy Country Representative, Marc
Pedal Power Takes Medicine to Rural Villages
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Helping to hold the bicycles are the UNICEF Deputy Country Representative, Marcus Betts and the Permanent Secretary in the health ministry, Petronella Masabane next to Pupkewitz Group CEO Dougie Truter with the health extension staff members in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Preterm Birth Complications Leading Cause of Death Among Children Under-Fivefor cord care to prevent infections, early initiation of breastfeeding and excl
Preterm Birth Complications Leading Cause of Death Among Children Under-Five
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
for cord care to prevent infections, early initiation of breastfeeding and exclusive breastfeeding for six months. The health ministry is also in the process of expanding access to free maternity services for women by incorporating pre and... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Mission Parivar Vikas to be launched to push contraceptive usechoices based on information, reliable services and supplies within a rights-ba
Mission Parivar Vikas to be launched to push contraceptive use
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
choices based on information, reliable services and supplies within a rights-based framework,” read the statement from the health ministry. These districts were identified based on their total fertility rate and sterilization performance among... Read more
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Swissinfo
More than 130 bodies recovered from migrant boat capsize off Egyptand fishermen said they had rescued at least 169 people, but confusion remained
More than 130 bodies recovered from migrant boat capsize off Egypt
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
and fishermen said they had rescued at least 169 people, but confusion remained over how many might still be missing. Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said 133 bodies had been retrieved from the Mediterranean, while Mohamed Sultan,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
More than 100 bodies recovered from Egypt migrant shipwreckfrom a migrant boat that capsized off the Egyptian coast, bringing the death to
More than 100 bodies recovered from Egypt migrant shipwreck
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
from a migrant boat that capsized off the Egyptian coast, bringing the death toll from the disaster to at least 108, a health ministry official said. People stand on the shore as they wait for the recovery of bodies during a search operation... Read more
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The Economic Times
Over 100 bodies recovered from Egypt migrant shipwreck"There have been 53 bodies recovered as of 11 am (0900 GMT) on Friday," said he
Over 100 bodies recovered from Egypt migrant shipwreck
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
"There have been 53 bodies recovered as of 11 am (0900 GMT) on Friday," said health ministry official Adel Khalifa. A provincial official put the toll from the incident on Wednesday at 115. It was not immediately possible to explain the discrepancy... Read more
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International Business Times
It's clear which race the Italian Government wants to procreatein their lives firmly at feet of migrants and people of colour. In a statement
It's clear which race the Italian Government wants to procreate
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
in their lives firmly at feet of migrants and people of colour. In a statement refuting the accusations of racism the health ministry said: "The photos represent a homogeneity of people, as is the multi-ethnic society in which we live. Racism... Read more
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ABC News
115 Bodies Pulled of the Waters After Egypt Boat Tragedyboat that capsized off Egypt’s Mediterranean coast, in Rosetta, Egypt, Thursday
115 Bodies Pulled of the Waters After Egypt Boat Tragedy
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
boat that capsized off Egypt’s Mediterranean coast, in Rosetta, Egypt, Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016. According to the Egyptian health ministry, at least 50 bodies have been recovered so far from the early Wednesday disaster and up to a 100 more... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chinamasa Allocated Health Ministry U.S.$300 Million in 2016 Budget2016 national budget, a ministry official has revealed. Tonderai Kadzere, a st
Chinamasa Allocated Health Ministry U.S.$300 Million in 2016 Budget
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
2016 national budget, a ministry official has revealed. Tonderai Kadzere, a strategy and policy development officer in the health ministry, said the underfunding has left poverty-stricken citizens, who constitute the majority, more impoverished as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Health Minister Parirenyatwa Must Go - OppositionMDC we demand the immediate resignation of the Minister of Health and Child Car
Health Minister Parirenyatwa Must Go - Opposition
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
MDC we demand the immediate resignation of the Minister of Health and Child Care and the dissolving of the entire Health Ministry. "For too long the suffering population has been programmed into accepting that medical care is a privilege... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
‘Like the apocalypse’: More than 100 bodies recovered from Egypt shipwreckfrom a migrant boat that capsized off the Egyptian coast, bringing the death to
‘Like the apocalypse’: More than 100 bodies recovered from Egypt shipwreck
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
from a migrant boat that capsized off the Egyptian coast, bringing the death toll from the disaster to at least 108, a health ministry official said. “There have been 53 bodies recovered as of 11 am (0900 GMT) on Friday,” said health ministry... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
115 bodies pulled of the waters after Egypt boat tragedyboat that capsized off Egypt’s Mediterranean coast, in Rosetta, Egypt, Thursday
115 bodies pulled of the waters after Egypt boat tragedy
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 2 days ago
boat that capsized off Egypt’s Mediterranean coast, in Rosetta, Egypt, Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016. According to the Egyptian health ministry, at least 50 bodies have been recovered so far from the early Wednesday disaster and up to a 100 more... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
115 bodies pulled of the waters after Egypt boat tragedyoff Egypt’s Mediterranean coast, to the shore in Rosetta, Egypt, Thursday, Sept
115 bodies pulled of the waters after Egypt boat tragedy
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
off Egypt’s Mediterranean coast, to the shore in Rosetta, Egypt, Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016. According to the Egyptian health ministry, at least 50 bodies have been recovered so far from the early Wednesday disaster and up to a 100 more... Read more
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Rappler
Egypt migrant boat death toll rises to 79port of Rosetta on Wednesday. The military said it had rescued 163 survivors.
Egypt migrant boat death toll rises to 79
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
port of Rosetta on Wednesday. The military said it had rescued 163 survivors. "There were 24 bodies recovered on Friday," health ministry official Alaa Osman told the Agence France-Presse. Another 55 were brought to shore on Thursday. Authorities... Read more
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