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Aug 03, 2017
Affordable, safe healthcare is an urgent need; use political will to boost innovation in pharmaIn India, 71 percent of all healthcare expenses continue to be out of pocket
Jul 15, 2017
Pranab Mukherjee hands over gas connection to women as free LPG scheme meets half target10 women from the President's hometown Jangipur as well as Raghunath Ganj and Murshidabad were handed over free gas connections at a ceremony
Jul 03, 2017
Brain training game developed by neuroscientists improves memory in people with cognitive declineA brain training computer game developed by British neuroscientists has been shown to improve the memory of patients in the very earliest stages of dementia and could help such patients avert some symptoms of cognitive decline.
Jul 01, 2017
Democratic Republic of Congo declares Ebola outbreak is over after 42 daysDemocratic Republic of Congo declared its two-month Ebola outbreak officially over on Saturday after 42 days without recording a new case of the disease.
Jun 22, 2017
UAE running 'informal detention centres' in Yemen, Eritrea; children among detainees: HRWThe UAE runs at least two "informal detention facilities" in Yemen and has reportedly transferred detainees to a base in Eritrea Human Rights Watch (HRW) said.
May 28, 2017
Sri Lanka floods: Death toll hits 146 in decade's worst deluge; 112 still missingEmergency teams rushed to distribute aid on Sunday to half a million Sri Lankans displaced after the island's worst flooding in more than a decade, as authorities upgraded the death toll to 146.
May 17, 2017
Over 1.2 million youngsters die every due to largely preventable causes: WHOThe report states that the biggest causes of death among adolescents are road traffic injuries, lower respiratory infections and suicide
Dec 10, 2016
Human Rights Day: Dawoodi Bohra women launch petition to ban female genital mutilationA group of women belonging to the Dawoodi Bohra community, who underwent Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), have launched a petition seeking people's support to abolish the practice.
Aug 02, 2016
Olympics 2016: Host city Rio de Janeiro's air dirty and deadly, according to latest analysisArray
Jul 22, 2016
Brazilian researchers discover Zika virus in common mosquito ahead of OlympicsBrazilian researchers on Thursday announced that they have found signs of Zika virus in a common mosquito which belongs to a different species from the insect known to be the primary means of transmission.