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More attacks on aid workers than ever before in history Report

Aug 19, 2014

More attacks on aid workers than ever before in history Report

In all, 155 aid workers were killed, 171 wounded and 134 kidnapped in 2013, a rise of 66 percent compared with 2012, according to the Humanitarian Outcomes report #ThatsJustWrong #World #Pakistan #Afghanistan #UN #Aid workers #danger #Humanitarian workers
Court stays transfer of HIV+ BSF trooper, allows treament in Delhi

Aug 14, 2014

Court stays transfer of HIV+ BSF trooper, allows treament in Delhi

Sunil Kumar, a constable in the BSF, had come with his family to the national capital from Tripura to avail treatment for the disease but was being transferred to West Bengal by the force. #NewsTracker #HIV #Delhi High Court #AIDS #BSF #Sunil Kumar
Ukraine vows to halt Russian 'aid convoy' at border amid escalation fears

Aug 13, 2014

Ukraine vows to halt Russian 'aid convoy' at border amid escalation fears

The United States backed Ukraine's demand for border checks to clear up concerns that Moscow is seeking to support rebels. #World #NewsTracker #Russia #Vladimir Putin #Ukraine #Putin #Russian Federation #Mykhailo Koval #Humanitarian mission #Aid convoy
Russian trucks with humanitarian relief leave for Ukraine

Aug 12, 2014

Russian trucks with humanitarian relief leave for Ukraine

It was unclear whether the trucks would cross the border into that province, where much of the frontier remains under separatist control. #US #Red Cross #NewsTracker #Russia #European Union #Humanitarian aid #Sanctions #Ukraine #ICRC #Eastern Europe #Petro Poroshenko #2014 Crimean crisis #MH17 #US-Russia relations #Western Democracy

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India, US firms join hands to make HIV war affordable

Jul 12, 2011

India, US firms join hands to make HIV war affordable

A big US pharma company has finally taken proactive measures (learning from history no doubt) to license innovative drugs to low-cost drug makers in India so that they reach the people who need them the most. #Ranbaxy Laboratories #GeekSpeak #HIV/AIDS #Antiretroviral drug #Gilead Sciences
Breakthrough in AIDS battle: How relevant for India?

May 16, 2011

Breakthrough in AIDS battle: How relevant for India?

The new study on HIV/AIDS, which said treating infected people with anti-retrovirals early on could stop infection transmission, sounds promising. However, early detection and the course of medication are still huge challenges. #HIV/AIDS #Health/Medical/Pharmaceuticals #Duesberg hypothesis #HIV

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Breakthrough in AIDS battle: How relevant for India?

Aug 20, 2014

Idled Russian Aid Convoy Gets Back on the Road to Ukraine

Sixteen trucks in the convoy passed through a Russian border checkpoint, but will still need to be checked by Red Cross and Ukrainian border officials... #Russia #Ukraine #International Committee of the Red Cross
Breakthrough in AIDS battle: How relevant for India?

Aug 19, 2014

Chelsea Handler will only take 2 aides to Netflix

Staffers at Chelsea Handler’s soon-to-end “Chelsea Lately” show have been disappointed to learn she’s only committed to take only two top aides along to her new project at Netflix... #Russia #Ukraine #International Committee of the Red Cross
Breakthrough in AIDS battle: How relevant for India?

Aug 20, 2014

Neanderthals in Europe Died Out Thousands of Years Sooner Than Some Thought, Study Says

The finding, aided by advances in radiocarbon dating, sharply narrows the period in which Neanderthals and modern humans overlapped in Europe... #Russia #Ukraine #International Committee of the Red Cross