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Sky News Australia
Ukraine confirms polio outbreakTwo polio cases have been confirmed in western Ukraine, the first to be recorde
Ukraine confirms polio outbreak
Sky News Australia / Posted an hour ago
Two polio cases have been confirmed in western Ukraine, the first to be recorded in Europe since 2010, according to the World Health Organization. A 10-month-old baby and a four-year-old child were diagnosed with the polio virus in Ukraine's... Read more
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The Star
Health Ministry wants all water vending machines licensed by Jan 1PUTRAJAYA: Beginning Jan 1, the Health Ministry will require all water vending
Health Ministry wants all water vending machines licensed by Jan 1
The Star / Posted an hour ago
PUTRAJAYA: Beginning Jan 1, the Health Ministry will require all water vending machines to be licensed under Regulation 360C(4) of the Food Regulations 1985. A two-year licence would cost RM150, and each licence will only be valid for one... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
At least 28 killed in mosque bombings in Yemen capitalYemen mosque suicide bombings kill at least 28; attack claimed by Islamic State
At least 28 killed in mosque bombings in Yemen capital
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 hours ago
Yemen mosque suicide bombings kill at least 28; attack claimed by Islamic State At least 28 people have been killed and 50 wounded when two suicide bombers attacked a Shiite mosque in the Yemeni capital of Sanaa, local medics said. Witnesses said... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Ukraine reports polio outbreak, first cases in Europe since 2010KIEV: Two polio cases have been confirmed in western Ukraine, the first to be r
Ukraine reports polio outbreak, first cases in Europe since 2010
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 hours ago
KIEV: Two polio cases have been confirmed in western Ukraine, the first to be recorded in Europe since 2010, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Wednesday (Sep 2). A 10-month-old baby and a four-year-old child were diagnosed with the polio... Read more
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New Kerala
Geared up to tackle dengue: Health ministry The union health ministry on Wednesday said it was gearing up to tackle the r
Geared up to tackle dengue: Health ministry
New Kerala / Posted 10 hours ago
The union health ministry on Wednesday said it was gearing up to tackle the recent spurt in dengue cases in the national capital and other states and asked municipal authorities to coordinate towards this... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Liberian Lawmaker Wants Audits - Falls Short in EquityMonrovia — Representative Bhofal Chambers (CDC-District #2 Maryland County) has
Liberian Lawmaker Wants Audits - Falls Short in Equity
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
Monrovia — Representative Bhofal Chambers (CDC-District #2 Maryland County) has written the House of Representatives requesting the august body to ensure the audit of several Ministries and agencies, but fell short to include the National... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Cholera May Not Be Gone YetIt's a sunny Friday morning in Kawangware, an informal settlement in Nairobi. C
Why Cholera May Not Be Gone Yet
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
It's a sunny Friday morning in Kawangware, an informal settlement in Nairobi. Community health volunteers hurry up to conduct their monthly action day. The plan is to disseminate key health messages on good hygiene and sanitation to eradicate cholera... Read more
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The Star
Subra: Probe on doctor who photographed patient in labour completedPUTRAJAYA: The Health Ministry has completed its investigation into the case wh
Subra: Probe on doctor who photographed patient in labour completed
The Star / Posted 17 hours ago
PUTRAJAYA: The Health Ministry has completed its investigation into the case where a female doctor was photographed while attending to a patient in labour recently. Minister Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam said a decision on the action to be taken... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nyusi to Launch Campaign Against RotavirusMaputo — The Mozambican Health Ministry hopes to reach over 335,000 children by
Nyusi to Launch Campaign Against Rotavirus
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Maputo — The Mozambican Health Ministry hopes to reach over 335,000 children by December in a national vaccination campaign against rotavirus, the deputy national director of public health, Quinhas Fernandes, announced at a Maputo press conference on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mass Campaign Against Trachoma PlannedMaputo — The Mozambican Health Ministry plans to launch a mass campaign against
Mass Campaign Against Trachoma Planned
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Maputo — The Mozambican Health Ministry plans to launch a mass campaign against trachoma later this month in the four provinces where the prevalence of the disease is equal to or greater than five per cent. Speaking at a Maputo press conference on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigerians Want Buhari to Focus on Oil and Gas, Police, PowerAbuja — Nigerians across the country want President Muhammadu Buhari to focus h
Nigerians Want Buhari to Focus on Oil and Gas, Police, Power
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Abuja — Nigerians across the country want President Muhammadu Buhari to focus his attention on five federal government agencies: the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Ministry of Health, Ministry of Petroleum Resources, the Nigeria... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigerians Want Buhari to Focus On Oil/Gas, Police, PowerAbuja — Nigerians across the country want President Muhammadu Buhari to focus o
Nigerians Want Buhari to Focus On Oil/Gas, Police, Power
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
Abuja — Nigerians across the country want President Muhammadu Buhari to focus on five federal government agencies: the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Ministry of Health, Ministry of Petroleum Resources, the Nigeria Police Force and... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
LHIN lags behind provincial targetsThe South East Local Health Integration Network is lagging on the majority of i
LHIN lags behind provincial targets
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted yesterday
The South East Local Health Integration Network is lagging on the majority of its accountability targets for Ontario’s health ministry, a new report shows. Those results have network staff reviewing their spending. Board members at a meeting Monday... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Beware 'innovation' space-cadetsGeorge Orwell warned of language ‘designed to make lies sound truthful’. I warn
Beware 'innovation' space-cadets
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
George Orwell warned of language ‘designed to make lies sound truthful’. I warn of gobbledegook. Writer George Orwell's advice was to "never use a long word where a short one will do". Listening to officialdom can be dangerous for the health. A... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MOHS Ends District Level Operational Post Ebola Recovery Plan WorkshopMakeni — The Ministry of Health and Sanitation has concluded its 3 days Distric
MOHS Ends District Level Operational Post Ebola Recovery Plan Workshop
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Makeni — The Ministry of Health and Sanitation has concluded its 3 days District Workshop to develop operational plans for the implementation of the Health Sector Recovery Plan. Addressing participants at the closing ceremony at the Wusum Hotel... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
North Registers 8,000 Malaria Cases WeeklyKampala — More than two months since the Ministry of Health declared a malaria
North Registers 8,000 Malaria Cases Weekly
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Kampala — More than two months since the Ministry of Health declared a malaria outbreak in 10 districts in northern Uganda, the number of infections recorded per district still remain high with more than 8,000 cases reported weekly. Dr Myers... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Did Air India allow 90 crew members to skip compulsory medical check?Sept. 01--To ensure that flight operations during the Haj season are not hamper
Did Air India allow 90 crew members to skip compulsory medical check?
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted yesterday
Sept. 01--To ensure that flight operations during the Haj season are not hampered, Air India has allowed around 90 crew members to skip the mandatory medical check-up. According to rules, the crew will not be allowed to fly without certificates that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Traditional Medicine Making Inroads Countrywide - MPLuanda — Traditional medicine has been making inroads countrywide, so it is fun
Traditional Medicine Making Inroads Countrywide - MP
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Luanda — Traditional medicine has been making inroads countrywide, so it is fundamental for physicians in this area to sensitise the citizens about the benefits of resorting to such method for the cure of some diseases. This was said on Monday, in... Read more
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Calcutta News
Why India ignores a $16 bn smoking-led health crisis In January, the government asked for public opinion on tougher new laws to cu
Why India ignores a $16 bn smoking-led health crisis
Calcutta News / Posted yesterday
In January, the government asked for public opinion on tougher new laws to curb smoking: To raise the minimum smoking age to 21 from 18, and to ban the sale of single cigarettes, which account for... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Why are so many children dying in India?More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two
Why are so many children dying in India?
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted yesterday
More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two weeks at a state-run pediatric hospital in one of India's most impoverished regions, authorities say. The first two cases were reported on August 21 at the Sishu Bhawan... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Why are so many children dying in India?More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two
Why are so many children dying in India?
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two weeks at a state-run pediatric hospital in one of India's most impoverished regions, authorities say. The first two cases were reported on August 21 at the Sishu Bhawan... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Why are so many children dying in India?More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two
Why are so many children dying in India?
KY3 Springfield / Posted yesterday
More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two weeks at a state-run pediatric hospital in one of India's most impoverished regions, authorities say. The first two cases were reported on August 21 at the Sishu Bhawan... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Why are so many children dying in India?More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two
Why are so many children dying in India?
Local 10 Miami / Posted yesterday
More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two weeks at a state-run pediatric hospital in one of India's most impoverished regions, authorities say. The first two cases were reported on August 21 at the Sishu Bhawan... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
Why are so many children dying in India?More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two
Why are so many children dying in India?
KSPR Springfield / Posted yesterday
More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two weeks at a state-run pediatric hospital in one of India's most impoverished regions, authorities say. The first two cases were reported on August 21 at the Sishu Bhawan... Read more
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News 8000
Why are so many children dying in India?More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two
Why are so many children dying in India?
News 8000 / Posted yesterday
More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two weeks at a state-run pediatric hospital in one of India's most impoverished regions, authorities say. The first two cases were reported on August 21 at the Sishu Bhawan... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Why are so many children dying in India?More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two
Why are so many children dying in India?
ClickOnDetroit / Posted yesterday
More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two weeks at a state-run pediatric hospital in one of India's most impoverished regions, authorities say. The first two cases were reported on August 21 at the Sishu Bhawan... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Why are so many children dying in India?More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two
Why are so many children dying in India?
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted yesterday
More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two weeks at a state-run pediatric hospital in one of India's most impoverished regions, authorities say. The first two cases were reported on August 21 at the Sishu Bhawan... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Why are so many children dying in India?More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two
Why are so many children dying in India?
KTXS Abilene / Posted yesterday
More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two weeks at a state-run pediatric hospital in one of India's most impoverished regions, authorities say. The first two cases were reported on August 21 at the Sishu Bhawan... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Why are so many children dying in India?More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two
Why are so many children dying in India?
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted yesterday
More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two weeks at a state-run pediatric hospital in one of India's most impoverished regions, authorities say. The first two cases were reported on August 21 at the Sishu Bhawan... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Why are so many children dying in India?More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two
Why are so many children dying in India?
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two weeks at a state-run pediatric hospital in one of India's most impoverished regions, authorities say. The first two cases were reported on August 21 at the Sishu Bhawan... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Why are so many children dying in India?More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two
Why are so many children dying in India?
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two weeks at a state-run pediatric hospital in one of India's most impoverished regions, authorities say. The first two cases were reported on August 21 at the Sishu Bhawan... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Why are so many children dying in India?More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two
Why are so many children dying in India?
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted yesterday
More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two weeks at a state-run pediatric hospital in one of India's most impoverished regions, authorities say. The first two cases were reported on August 21 at the Sishu Bhawan... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Why are so many children dying in India?More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two
Why are so many children dying in India?
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted yesterday
More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two weeks at a state-run pediatric hospital in one of India's most impoverished regions, authorities say. The first two cases were reported on August 21 at the Sishu Bhawan... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Why are so many children dying in India? | News - Home One of the few referral pediatric hospitals in overwhelmed Mo
Why are so many children dying in India?
KTVZ Bend / Posted yesterday
| News - Home One of the few referral pediatric hospitals in overwhelmed More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two weeks at a... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Why are so many children dying in India?More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two
Why are so many children dying in India?
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted yesterday
More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two weeks at a state-run pediatric hospital in one of India's most impoverished regions, authorities say. The first two cases were reported on August 21 at the Sishu Bhawan... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Why are so many children dying in India?More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two
Why are so many children dying in India?
KTUU Anchorage / Posted yesterday
More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two weeks at a state-run pediatric hospital in one of India's most impoverished regions, authorities say. The first two cases were reported on August 21 at the Sishu Bhawan... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Why are so many children dying in India?More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two
Why are so many children dying in India?
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted yesterday
More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two weeks at a state-run pediatric hospital in one of India's most impoverished regions, authorities say. The first two cases were reported on August 21 at the Sishu Bhawan... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Why are so many children dying in India?More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two
Why are so many children dying in India?
KRCR TV Redding / Posted yesterday
More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two weeks at a state-run pediatric hospital in one of India's most impoverished regions, authorities say. The first two cases were reported on August 21 at the Sishu Bhawan... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Why are so many children dying in India?More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two
Why are so many children dying in India?
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two weeks at a state-run pediatric hospital in one of India's most impoverished regions, authorities say. The first two cases were reported on August 21 at the Sishu Bhawan... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Why are so many children dying in India?More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two
Why are so many children dying in India?
Local 6 Orlando / Posted yesterday
More than 50 children, most of them newborn babies, have died in less than two weeks at a state-run pediatric hospital in one of India's most impoverished regions, authorities say. The first two cases were reported on August 21 at the Sishu Bhawan... Read more
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New Kerala
Why India ignores a USD16 bn smoking-led health crisis In January, the government asked for public opinion on tougher new laws to cu
Why India ignores a USD16 bn smoking-led health crisis
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
In January, the government asked for public opinion on tougher new laws to curb smoking People responded enthusiastically; 45,000 emails and 100,000 letters poured in to the health ministry, as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pharmacy Technologists Cry Foul - Over Poor Salary, Lack of RecognitionKumasi — MEMBERS OF the Pharmacy Technologists Association of Ghana (PTAG) have
Pharmacy Technologists Cry Foul - Over Poor Salary, Lack of Recognition
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Kumasi — MEMBERS OF the Pharmacy Technologists Association of Ghana (PTAG) have appealed to the Ministry of Health and the Fair Wages and Salary Commission (FWSC) to expedite action on their requests for better service conditions and recognition... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
$2m will help fund water in South HokiangaThe council had been working with Te Aupouri Maori Trust board and the supplier
$2m will help fund water in South Hokianga
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
The council had been working with Te Aupouri Maori Trust board and the supplier to improve water quality in Te Kao. The Government has granted subsidies totalling almost $2 million to build a safe water supply for Omanaia and improve water storage... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Nurse practitioner jobs debatedOntario’s health ministry and four Local Health Integration Networks debating h
Nurse practitioner jobs debated
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 2 days ago
Ontario’s health ministry and four Local Health Integration Networks debating how best to assign new nurse practitioner positions. The ministry is providing more of the highly-trained professionals. The plan is to base them at long-term care... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Corruption Is Stealing and Stealing Is CorruptionFormer President Goodluck Jonathan, had in one of his interactions with the pre
Corruption Is Stealing and Stealing Is Corruption
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Former President Goodluck Jonathan, had in one of his interactions with the press, stated that, "stealing is not corruption". He later explained his statement above thus, 'what was perceived as corruption were mere cases of petty stealing by... Read more
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New Kerala
Experts sent to Odisha for 'Sishu Bhawan' suggest improvements An expert's team sent by the union health ministry to Odisha following the de
Experts sent to Odisha for 'Sishu Bhawan' suggest improvements
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
An expert's team sent by the union health ministry to Odisha following the death of children at Cuttack's Sishu Bhawan has made suggestions for improving competence and preparedness to... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Singapore lifts ban on HIV-positive visitors, allows them 3-month entrySingapore said Monday it has lifted a two-decade ban on HIV-infected people fro
Singapore lifts ban on HIV-positive visitors, allows them 3-month entry
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Singapore said Monday it has lifted a two-decade ban on HIV-infected people from entering the country, but will limit their stay to a maximum of three months. The Health Ministry said the ban was lifted on April 1, “given the current context with... Read more
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New Kerala
Govt. can help private sector set up clinics, medical schools, colleges, diagnostic facilities Minister of State for the Prime Minister Office, Dr. Jitendra Singh, on Monda
Govt. can help private sector set up clinics, medical schools, colleges, diagnostic facilities
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Minister of State for the Prime Minister Office, Dr. Jitendra Singh, on Monday suggested that the government could provide public facilities and other... Read more
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New Kerala
Congress blames Odisha Govt. for infant deaths in Cuttack Congress leader Shrikant Jena on Monday blamed the Odisha Government for infa
Congress blames Odisha Govt. for infant deaths in Cuttack
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Congress leader Shrikant Jena on Monday blamed the Odisha Government for infant deaths at Sishu Bhawan in Cuttack. "Somewhere, the whole casual approach of the state government has led to... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Singapore lifts ban on HIV-positive visitorsThe health ministry said on Monday that the ban was lifted on 1 April, “given t
Singapore lifts ban on HIV-positive visitors
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
The health ministry said on Monday that the ban was lifted on 1 April, “given the current context with more than 5,000 Singapore residents living with HIV and the availability of effective treatment for the disease”. The three-month restriction is... Read more
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