Mosquito Nets

Radio Ergo audience feedback report, published on: September 23, 2022 – Somalia

Attachments Analysis Most calls to the Radio Ergo feedback platform this week (September 15-21, 2022) raised concerns about continued drought and water scarcity, with displaced communities expressing their desperation. Soaring food prices remained a major concern. Many callers have sought help from aid agencies and the government. A relatively large …

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Mosquito nets from India? As malaria outbreak follows severe flooding, Pakistan seeks options

NNA | Updated: September 21, 2022 5:23 p.m. STI Islamabad [Pakistan]Sep 21 (ANI): Even as it faces the fury of large-scale flooding, Pakistan faces another daunting challenge as malaria cases have started to reach unprecedented proportions, with some suggesting that the country should look to India for corrective action.In fact, …

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Dengue fever wreaks havoc in Delhi, over 100 patients found in a week, know what the update is

New Delhi: With the rains in Delhi, now the effect of dengue is also visible. There has been a huge increase in the number of new dengue patients this week. According to the Delhi MCD report, more than 100 people were found to be infected in the past week. According …

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Elgar Parishad case: Two other defendants come to court to ask for mosquito nets | Bombay News

Two other defendants in the Elgar Parishad case – Anand Teltumbde and Sagar Gorkhe – have approached the National Investigation Agency (NIA) Special Tribunal to request mosquito nets while alleging that Taloja prison is infested with mosquitoes. The court asked the prosecution to respond to the requests. Teltumbe claimed he …

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Breakthrough malaria vaccine needs more funding to succeed

It took scientists 30 years to create the first malaria vaccine, approved by the World Health Organization in 2021. A second, even better one is now almost ready to be deployed against the disease. Governments and philanthropic organizations should increase their funding to global health partners so they can build …

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Dengue fever and malaria outbreak hits Karachi

CARACHI: The incursion of flies and mosquitoes has led to the outbreak of many diseases including diarrhoea, malaria and dengue fever in Karachi, creating panic among the citizens who are already affected by a number of other problems, mainly the increasing incidents of theft and street crime. It appears that …

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Mosquito nets needed in flooded areas

People in flood-affected areas were in dire need of mosquito nets to protect themselves and their families from dengue fever, malaria and other diseases which are increasing day by day as people spend their nights by the side of the roads. The recent flood not only destroyed a large number …

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NEMA presents relief materials to flood victims in Katsina State

1 The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) presented relief materials to Katsina state on Thursday for distribution to flood victims in 13 of its 34 local government areas. 2 Local government areas affected are Sabuwa, Funtua, Danja, Musawa, Kusada, Zango, Katsina, Batsari, Batagarawa, Safana Musawa, Kankara and Ingawa.Minister of Humanitarian …

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Pakistan urgently needs

Floods have caused immense damage in Pakistan Large numbers of people live in the open in Pakistan following heavy rains and floods It is difficult to bring aid to flood-affected areas due to major destruction. Karachi-Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto said on Tuesday that Pakistan needs help from the international community. …

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Rotary club offers widows machines and funds in Jos

1 The Rotary Club of Naraguta, Jos, equipped five young widows with grinders and milling machines to provide them with alternative livelihoods to become self-sufficient. 2 News Agency of Nigeria reports that the gesture is part of activities to mark the inauguration of Ms. Virginia Jang as club president on …

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Pakistan. Schools closed in Balochistan as death toll from rain passes 770

At least 777 people have lost their lives and 1,300 have been injured across Pakistan since the start of the monsoon season in mid-June, the National Disaster Management Authority said. More than 200 people lost their lives in Balochistan, 216 in Sindh, 151 in Punjab, 149 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 35 …

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Matiari District: DC requests detailed report on rain damage – Pakistan

HYDERABAD: Deputy Commissioner Matiari Muhammad Adnan Rashid has requested the relevant institutions to submit as soon as possible the latest details of the damage caused throughout the district during the monsoon rains and ordered all officers to remain in the field at the end rains. The Deputy Commissioner issued the …

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How Mosquitoes Have Beaten Us Throughout History – The New Indian Express

Express press service BENGALURU: I am not a scientist. When the covalent links and the laws of movement entered the program, I took refuge in the safe enclosure of “Commerce”, then I settled in the Arts with my journalism course. I respect people who dedicate their lives to science and …

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Malaria on the rise in Chittagong Hill Tracts

Chittagong Hill Tracts is witnessing a rapid increase in malaria cases recently. Although 13 districts in Bangladesh are prone to malaria, the situation is much worse in Khagrachari, Rangamati and Bandarban. Jurachhari, Baghaichhari, Barkal and Bilaichhari among Rangamati upazilas received twice as many patients as last year. Bipash Khisa, District …

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NDMA – Latest News – The Nation

ISLAMABAD – The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) said on Friday that the country received unprecedented rainfall during the monsoon season, which was 133 percent above average. The prevailing abnormal monsoon rain pattern has surpassed the 30-year record of rainfall during the season, the NDMA spokesperson said in a press …

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Mosquitoes are back for summer in Istanbul, more ubiquitous than ever

Experts have dismissed them as a serious danger, but mosquitoes are becoming more of a nuisance in Istanbul every day in summer. Their prevalence seems to be more frequent, while their activity is not limited to the night, according to the inhabitants. In Yeşilkent, a neighborhood near a stream in …

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In the fight against monkeypox, Covid, indoor ventilation is a key tool to reduce the risk of infection

We are facing an ever-increasing caseload of Covid-19, which has reached 20,000 new cases every day. There is also an additional threat of monkeypox, which has been detected in India and declared a global health emergency. Countries like India and the UK have even advised airborne precautions indicating a risk …

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Rs 1,432,500 Fine imposed; 3,662 notices issued on Dengue SOP violations

RAWALPINDI, (UrduPoint/Pakistan Point News – July 31, 2022): The district administration issued 3,662 notices and fined Rs 1,432,500 to various violators for not following standard operating procedures (SOPs) anti- dengue fever from January 1 to present. Dr. Sajjad Mehmood, District Epidemic Prevention and Control Coordinator (DCEPC), while giving details of …

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Need special action plan to tackle seasonal diseases, says health minister

Minister of Health, Medicine and Family Welfare, Vidadala Rajini, on Monday instructed relevant authorities to come up with a special action plan to mitigate the prevalence and incidence of seasonal diseases in the state. Mrs. Rajini held a review meeting with Department of Health officials regarding seasonal diseases, monkeypox, COVID, …

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Authorities are scrambling to contain the spread of mosquitoes in the mountainous region

Last month, authorities of the Himali Rural Municipality of Bajura District sprayed insecticides in wards 4, 5, 6 and 7, which have a high density of malaria-causing mosquitoes. Officials said they were preparing to disperse the liquid fog again, given the high risk of local transmission of the deadly disease …

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Cambodia malaria cases continue to decline in first half: health official

Cambodia recorded 2,005 cases of malaria in the first half of 2022, down 3 percent from the 2,072 cases recorded in the same period last year, a health official said on Thursday. “Among the reported cases, there were no deaths,” Huy Rekol, director of the National Center for Parasitology, Entomology …

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Kaduna terrorists kill two health workers and kidnap eight

Suspected terrorists reportedly killed two ad hoc health personnel on Friday and injured another. The victims were allegedly attacked while returning from duty in Zangang Community of Atakar Chiefdom, Kaura Local Government Area, Kaduna State. They were reportedly responsible for the distribution of mosquito nets in some communities in the …

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Phuentsholing reports its first case of dengue fever

Ministry of Health warns residents of Nairobi fly infection Rajesh Rai and Nima Wangdi The town of Phuentsholing reported its first dengue fever case of the year on July 6 after a 47-year-old man tested positive. Although the man has recovered, many said it could just be the start of …

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Take this flu seriously – The New Indian Express

Express press service HYDERABAD: Insisting that prevention is better than cure, doctors in the city are sharing ways to keep seasonal illnesses like dengue, typhoid, flu, colds and even Covid at bay. Don’t ignore any signs of worsening disease, they say The weather has become tiring for many of us …

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What is malaria? Learn all about the types of this mosquito-borne disease, its spread, prevention and treatment

Malaria is a vector-borne disease. Mosquito bites make infectious parasites in the blood of humans. Photo: iStock Mosquito bites may not be as harmless as they seem. Just because we tolerate the painful, allergenic bites of insects doesn’t mean our bodies may not be immune to the ravages of microorganisms …

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Case of fly infection in Nairobi reported in North 24-Pgns

BY Team DeputyJuly 8, 2022 6:40 p.m. GMT kolkata: A case infected with Nairobi Fly was reported by North 24-Parganas on Friday. Nihar Bagchi, a teenager and a resident of Ashokenagar region was probably the first victim in South Bengal, who was bitten by an insect in the face while …

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Ellembelle flood victims receive donations from Memphis

Victims of the social gift Memphis Metropolitan Limited, a road construction company in Ellembelle District, presented various relief items to flood victims in Akropong through the District Assembly. The items are 200 sachet water sachets, 25 cans of sardines, 25 cans of Ena pa tomato sauce, 50 cans of Roch …

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Court orders mosquito net to be provided to fired cop in Antilia terrorist case in Taloja prison

After a confrontation between Taloja prison authorities and inmates over mosquito nets, a special court on Monday ruled that a prisoner’s request for a mosquito net was “genuine” and ordered that he be provided with one. Sacked police officer Sunil Mane, incarcerated in the Antilia Terrorist Scare and the Mansukh …

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Ways to prevent mosquito bites

A mosquito is a prehistoric arthropod that persists globally. Among the 3,500 species of mosquitoes that exist, humans are threatened by the genera Anopheles, Aedes and Culex. Zika, dengue, malaria, heartworm and chikungunya are mosquito-borne diseases. During the monsoon, the prevalence of dengue becomes high in Bangladesh. The hill districts …

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Vlogger Priest makes Tiny Maruti Alto her home

In a rather interesting twist of events, a vlogger priest shows off his Maruti Alto which he uses for sleeping while traveling around the country. A YouTuber, vlogger and a priest explain the features of his Maruti Alto which he transformed into a bit of a motorhome. People rent or …

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Tainan City, Taiwan, reported the first case of Japanese encephalitis in 2022

The Taiwan Center for Disease Control and Prevention reported the first confirmed case of Japanese encephalitis this year on Monday. The patient is in his 50s from Beimen District of Tainan City, who has no recent history of local or overseas travel and whose usual activities mainly revolve around his …

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BMC issues advisory as dengue fever raises its head again

Even though the city and surrounding areas are experiencing an acute rainfall deficit, the BMC has reported an increase in dengue fever cases. According to civic data, 22 dengue cases were reported from June 1 to 19, compared to 34 cases in May. Meanwhile, two cases of H1N1 and one …

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Safari rally fans warned of condom shortage in Naivasha

Stanley Ngara alias King of Condom, the founder of King’s Condom Promotion which distributes condoms in Naivasha. [Standard] Fans heading to the World Rally Championship in Naivasha have been urged to carry extra packets of condoms in case they need to use them. Condom distributors have warned of a shortage …

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Meet Anim Dankwah, OT, Howard University, 2023 NFL Draft Prospect

Anim Dankwah, the massive offensive tackle from Howard University, recently met with NFL Draft Diamonds owner Damond Talbot. Name: Anim Dankwah Position: left tackle College: Howard University Height: 6″8 Weight: 360 lbs. Twitter: Animthedream Instagram: AnimtheDream What makes you one of the top prospects in your position in the 2023 …

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NEMA distributes relief materials to survivors of Port Harcourt stampede victims

By Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has distributed federally donated relief supplies to families of victims of the Polo Club stampede in Port Harcourt. Our correspondent recalls that the stampede, which claimed the lives of 39 people, occurred on May 28 during a ‘Free Shopping’ event …

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How dust affects your health and your wallet

Designers can simplify details to minimize hard-to-reach nooks and crannies and see which ones can become dust magnets. -MY FIELD In the popular television series Downton Abbey, the memorable opening scene of each episode shows a maid dusting the castle chandeliers with a feather duster. The scene underscores the fact …

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Rwandan hotel urges British migrants to ‘come as a guest, leave as a friend’

Migrants can enjoy a full English breakfast, shoot hoops on a newly built basketball court and buy sweets from a gift shop when they arrive in Rwanda from the UK. While staying at Hope Hostel in Kigali, those returned on deportation flights from Britain will also receive slip-on shoes and …

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Malaria cases rise, BMC tells people to take precautions

Even before the onset of the monsoon, in the first five days of June, Mumbai had recorded 57 cases of malaria. Most of these cases are reported in wards G South (Elphinstone) and E (Byculla). Suspecting a further increase in mosquito-borne diseases with the arrival of the monsoon in the …

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FG donates relief materials to victims of Port Harcourt stampede

NNN: The federal government on Thursday donated relief supplies to victims of the Port Harcourt Polo Club stampede that left 36 people dead. News Agency of Nigeria recalled that the stampede took place on May 28 during the sensitization, organized by the Kings Assembly Church. The Chief Executive of the …

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FEATURE: How Rwanda reduced the burden of malaria in five years | The new times

Over the past five years, Rwanda has continued to make significant progress in the fight against malaria among the local population. Statistics from the Rwanda Biomedical Center (RBC) show that the country has recorded a decline in malaria incidence from 400 per 1,000 in 2016 to 89 per 1,000 in …

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Davao City reports 654 dengue fever cases this year

Photo by Davao City Health Bureau DAVAO CITY—The Davao City Tropical Disease Prevention and Control Unit recorded a total of 654 dengue fever cases, including three deaths from the disease, from January to May 2022. The city government, through the disease control unit, has intensified its publicity campaign against all …

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It’s time to reinvent the architecture of our overheated cities

Growing up in Delhi in the 1960s, I remember that summer was a season we looked forward to. Cycling home from school at noon, you enter an enclosure with a low rectangular bungalow with thick walls, its deep veranda shaded by a jaffrey of climbing plants. The interior was cooled …

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Amazon’s Most Popular Outdoor Dining Essentials From $7

Every product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the included links, we may earn a commission. Outdoor dining combines the two best summer activities: enjoying the warm weather and eating delicious food. However, just because you eat in …

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Red Cross Zim receives shares worth US$49,000

The Zimbabwe Red Cross Society (ZCRS) has received replenishment stocks worth US$49,000 from the International Federation of the Red Cross (IFRC) to strengthen emergency response in natural disaster prone areas . The stocks will allow ZRCS to pre-position itself in areas such as Mashonaland East, Mashonaland Central, Masvingo and Manicaland …

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Nigerian artists who run charities

Celebrities usually have a habit of giving back to their fans and the communities that helped them achieve fame and wealth. Some go so far as to run charitable organizations that are dedicated to meeting particular needs such as empowerment, education, etc. trust saturday spotlights some of those celebrities who …

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Vincent van Gogh and his artist friends take to the streets of downtown Farmington

What is happening: Vincent van Gogh came to downtown Farmington and he brought his artist friends Suzuki Kiitsu, Thomas Waterman Wood, and many others. The Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) has been busy this month, installing high-quality reproductions of classic artwork in outdoor venues around the area. There are 26 …

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What is West Nile virus and can it cause meningitis?

West Nile virus (WNV) is a mosquito-borne virus. People can contract the virus through a bite from an infected mosquito. WNV can cause mild symptoms in most cases. In some cases, it can cause a more serious illness, such as meningitis. Mosquitoes can carry WNV and transmit it to humans …

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Mosquitoes resistant to insecticides discovered in Jigawa

May 22, 2022May 22, 202283 A mosquito species resistant to most insecticide-treated bed nets except Primiphosmethyl-treated bed nets has been discovered in Jigawa State. The discovery was made by a team of researchers from the Federal University of Dutse, led by Professor Mustapha …

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olive ridleys: Baby Olive Ridleys Head To Sea From River Mouth | Bhubaneswar News

Berhampur: Although several Olive Ridleys eggs were destroyed by beach erosion last week, thousands of baby turtles emerged from the sandy pits and began their journey to sea near the Rushikulya mouth offshore from the coast of Ganjam for the past two days.“This year the massive hatching started on time …

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THE SHAME OF THE MALARIA SCOURLE

Authorities could do more to contain the disease In virtually every critical human development indicator, Nigeria falls behind. Despite costing Nigeria up to N132 billion a year, malaria has yet to receive the level of attention it deserves as government at all levels refuses to take responsibility of the disease. …

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Liberia makes progress towards elimination of malaria

USAID Office of Health Director Jessica Healey said the country has made significant progress over the past five years in eradicating malaria. Healey said malaria deaths have fallen by 67%, from 914 in 2007 to 300 in 2021, and the number of confirmed cases has fallen by 15%, from over …

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Couple shot dead in Islamabad – Newspaper

ISLAMABAD: A couple was killed in the capital on Tuesday, police said. According to the police, the bodies were found in a wooded area in Dhoke Jabi, located in Banigala. They said passers-by spotted the murdered couple and notified police who attended the scene and transported the bodies to hospital. …

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Drones deployed in Malawi in the fight against malaria

Nestled between much larger neighbors in southeast Africa, Malawi – one of the world’s poorest countries – has one of the highest malaria rates in the world. According to the World Health Organization’s latest malaria report, the incidence actually increased in 2020; cases fell from 3.8 million in 2019 to …

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Civil surgeon of Ludhiana issues an opinion against vector-borne diseases

Ludhiana Civil Surgeon Dr SP Singh in the notice said the mosquito breeding season had already started and advised not to let the water stagnate. Civil Surgeon Dr SP Singh has issued an advisory asking residents to protect themselves against vector-borne diseases like dengue fever and malaria The Civil Surgeon …

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Southern Utah Bats Under Annual Examination by Area Biologists – St George News

ST. GEORGE- In a cave system shaped by tectonic forces cracking ancient limestone, conditions are ideal for hosting one of southern Utah’s largest known bat colonies. Townsend’s big-eared bat, like this specimen captured during the survey, is identified by its disproportionate ears often compared to ram’s horns, Washington County, Utah, …

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Udupi: School children who have become ambassadors of awareness on dengue fever, malaria, hygiene

Daijiworld Multimedia Network – Udupi (MS) Udupi, May 3: The health department is organizing a special operation to fight malaria and dengue fever in the district. Schoolchildren will be the ambassadors of the program. In 2022, from January to March, five cases of malaria were reported in the …

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The Rotary Club of Agege distributes free mosquito nets to pregnant women and others

The Rotary Club of Agege in Lagos on Sunday distributed 200 free mosquito nets to pregnant and lactating women with public health clarifications to prevent malaria in the area. Mr. Biodun Bello, president of the club, in his remarks during the public health outreach, said the project was part of …

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How to protect your child from mosquitoes this season? Follow these simple tips

In the current season, it is a bit difficult to get respite from being exposed to different mosquitoes and insects. Changes in weather conditions and increased humidity have only aggravated the problem. Children are even less prepared to deal with mosquitoes, which makes them easy targets. Mosquito bites are not …

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Akwa Ibom solves the crisis of the Ibeno/Ilaje fishing colony

The Akwa Ibom government said it has resolved the crisis between its Ibeno community and the Ilaje people of Yoruba descent in Mkpanak in the Ibeno local government area of ​​the state. The Deputy Governor, Mr. Moses Ekpo, made the statement in a statement released in Uyo on Wednesday. He …

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Mubadala donates 5 million dirhams to the UAE’s 1 billion meals campaign

Dubai: Mubadala Investment Company has partnered with Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives (MBRGI) to support the 1 Billion Meals Initiative, the largest of its kind in the region, with a donation of 5 million dirhams. Through this campaign, the United Arab Emirates provides support to 50 countries through …

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An African child killer ready to skip the vaccine

Published on: 04/23/2022 – 08:02 Paris (AFP)- Hundreds of thousands of people, mostly children living in Africa, succumb each year to malaria, an age-old mosquito-borne scourge that worsened during the Covid-19 pandemic. The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that 627,000 people died of malaria in 2020, the latest year for …

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mosquito: the early advent of mosquitoes, a prelude to what lies ahead | Pune News

Pune: They say that when it rains, it rains. Residents of Deccan, Shivajinagar, Karve Road, Prabhat Road, NIBM and Kondhwa regions are stung by the thought that the next monsoon could be much worse when it comes to dealing with the seasonal threat of mosquitoes. According to them, there has …

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Intermittent rains raise fears of spike in malaria and dengue cases in Dakshina Kannada

“But these intermittent rains in recent days are conducive to the spread of these vector-borne diseases” “But these intermittent rains in recent days are conducive to the spread of these vector-borne diseases” Although dengue fever and malaria cases are no longer alarming in Dakshina Kannada, intermittent rains in Mangaluru and …

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HUSKER ENTOMOLOGIST DEVELOPS NEXT GENERATION MOSQUITO BAIT STATION

Husker entomologist Troy Anderson is leading a new research project that will explore ways to reduce the incidence of malaria. The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation awarded the University of Nebraska-Lincoln a $1.43 million grant over three years to support the development of a more effective mosquito bait station. Bait …

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Oxitec’s malaria program receives new investment to move into pilot phases in two malaria-affected regions

Oxitec’s malaria control program targets two mosquito vectors of malaria that pose major challenges to the international community’s regional malaria eradication goals. Anopheles stephensi is the dominant vector of malaria in South Asia and the Middle East. Around 2012, it invaded Djiboutiin the Horn of Africawhere it caused a massive …

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Winning the Ancient Man-Mosquito Conflict – GFA World Report Part 2

WILL POINT, TX – Gospel for Asia (GFA World and affiliates like Gospel for Asia Canada) founded by KP Yohannan, has published this 2nd part of a special report update on the victory of the old conflict against mosquitoes and vector-borne diseases . World Mosquito Day commemorates the discovery in …

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Transfer Warehouse Architect Honored | News

Olson Kundig, the architectural firm selected by Telluride Arts to transform the roofless transfer warehouse of just four walls into a more usable arts and community space, has announced that two of its projects have won the 2022 AIA Housing Awards The awards, which recognize outstanding residential design, were presented …

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See Inside Seminyak’s Villa Atlantis: The Luxurious Balinese Stay on Everyone’s Airbnb Wishlist

Inside Villa Atlantis: Why This Spectacular Hideaway Is One Of The Most Sought-After Airbnbs WORLDWIDE (And You’ll Be Surprised How Cheap It Is) A luxurious villa near the popular tourist area of ​​Seminyak is one of Airbnb’s most “wishlisted” properties in Bali Villa Atlantis is the perfect romantic getaway with …

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Mosblock – Curtains that stop mosquito nuisance

The Mosblock project was recently launched to combat the ever-increasing mosquito-borne disease by providing a special type of curtain to slum dwellers in the capital. As part of a pilot study of the project, zebra-patterned fabric curtains were distributed to residents of Korail slum, one of the largest slums in …

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Southern Railway Reports 14% Growth in Freight Loading and Revenue | Chennai News

CHENNAI: Southern Railway recorded an increase in freight loading and revenue in the 2021-22 financial year. The zone loaded 30.56 million tonnes of originating freight, marking a growth of 14% compared to the last financial year 2020-21 when it loaded 26.84 million tonnes. Revenue grew from Rs 2,162 crore in …

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neha sharma: 39 fog-powered vehicles to control communicable diseases in the city | Kanpur News

Kanpur: District Magistrate Neha Sharma on Saturday reported up to 39 misting vehicles to control communicable diseases in the city. The vehicles were flagged as part of a special communicable disease control campaign that will continue until April 30.Speaking to reporters, the DM said a special campaign to combat communicable …

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Mosquito swarm in Region of Peel – 97.3 Coast FM

PIC: File Mosquitoes are wreaking havoc in Peel Region, with some residents reporting they can’t even get out without being swarmed. Mandurah town said there has been an increase in mosquito activity recently, but with more aerial spraying they hope to see a drop in the coming weeks. “This is …

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Biodegradable crib to protect babies from malaria

Malaria is the leading cause of death among children under five in Uganda according to the World Health Organization’s 2011 report and is responsible for 20% of child deaths. The only tool to limit malaria is the use of mosquito nets, which reduce its spread by up to 63 percent. …

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The Red Cross continues to help recover from typhoon “Maring”

A resident of La Union receives cash assistance from the Philippine Red Cross Society (PRC) with assistance from the La Union branch of the PRC. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO The President and CEO of the PHILIPPINE Red Cross Society (PRC), Richard Gordon, has asked the PRC La Union Chapter to distribute much-needed …

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Oscars to celebrate ‘Godfather’, ‘Bond’ – and ‘Bruno’

LOS ANGELES—James Bond wasn’t nominated for an Oscar this year, but that doesn’t mean he won’t be part of the ceremony. It’s the 60th anniversary of the first 007 movie, after all, and the 50th anniversary of “The Godfather,” and those landmarks won’t go uncelebrated on Sunday at the 94th …

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Nigeria: World Water Day – Six common waterborne diseases and how to prevent them

More than a century after the founding of Nigeria, drinking water remains hard-to-find “gold” in many parts of the country, especially in rural areas. Today, March 22, World Water Day highlights the magnitude of the water crisis in the world and in Nigeria in particular. According to the United Nations …

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A simple way to identify aging mosquitoes that cause malaria

NatureCommunications (2022). DOI: 10.1038/s41467-022-28980-8″ width=”800″ height=”530″/> Fig. 1: Experimental setup to capture variation in MIRS caused by the laboratory of origin, individual genetic differences, and the natural environment. To disentangle genetic and environmental effects, mosquitoes were obtained either from colonies reared in the laboratory or from genetically heterogeneous wild larvae; …

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PCR tests for Japanese encephalitis available | Braidwood Time

New South Wales residents worried about mosquito-borne Japanese encephalitis should be reassured that accurate tests are available to detect the virus, an expert says. “Tests are readily available in labs across Australia, very accurate tests, to be able to detect Japanese encephalitis,” Dean Whiting, CEO of Pathology Technology Australia, the …

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Foreign Donor Calls for Investigation After One Million Condoms, Medicines and Mosquito Nets Disappear at KEMSA –

The Kenya Medical Supplies Authority (KEMSA) is once again on high alert after a new scandal links officials to a loss of donations in unclear circumstances. An audit by the Global Fund, a Swiss-based organization that funds governments to fight HIV/AIDS, found that 1.1 million condoms, 908,000 mosquitoes and tuberculosis …

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Cameroon-Malaria: fighting the disease with household intervention

Posted on 14.03.2022 at 3:38 p.m. by Paul Reinhard Wandji Regarding the ‘Stop Malaria’ campaign launched last week, experts have urged families to take the bull by the horns by being the main players in this fight. The statement was made during a round table organized at the Palais des …

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Mozzie alert for a hot weekend

Residents and visitors to SUNRAYSIA have been urged to protect themselves from mosquito bites as forecast hot days and balmy evenings draw people outdoors this long weekend. Deputy Director of Health Deborah Friedman said mosquitoes are still active at this time of year and are capable of transmitting a range …

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San Diego’s unlikely inspiration for social change? The circus

31-year-old Fern Street Circus combines circus arts with social justice goals in San Diego’s inner city highlands. The City Heights neighborhood of San Diego is known for its incredibly diverse community, including Latino, Vietnamese, Somali, Cambodian, and Lao residents. In addition to the many murals and public art exhibits that …

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Four people die of yellow fever in Kenya

Published on: 03/07/2022 – 16:44Amended: 03/07/2022 – 16:42 Nairobi (AFP) – An outbreak of yellow fever, an acute and contagious viral disease, has claimed four lives in Kenya since it was first detected in January, the health ministry said on Monday. The cases were reported in the pastoral and remote …

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Greater Bendigo records 130 new cases of COVID-19 on March 5, 2022 | Bendigo Advertiser

coronavirus, covid-19, bendigo, case, buloke, loddon, campaspe, death, coronavirus GREATER Bendigo recorded 130 new cases of COVID-19 overnight, bringing the total active cases in the region to 927. The Mount Alexander Shire recorded nine more cases while the Central Goldfields Shire recorded 11. More than news: There have been 33 …

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How East Africa is doing against malaria

By The Citizen Reporter Malaria has been one of the greatest scourges of humanity for millennia and mainly kills babies and infants. East Africa is one of the regions heavily affected by this disease and over time efforts to curb the endemic have proven successful in other places while some …

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We are exploring emergency financing options for Ukraine (IMF)

The International Monetary Fund said it was considering possible ways to support war-torn Ukraine. Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva, in a statement released on Friday after a meeting with IMF executive directors, revealed that the Ukrainian authorities had requested emergency financing from the Fund. The Fund’s patron said her organization is …

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Mozambique: Fisheries to expand inspections along coastline

Maputo — Mozambican Minister of Sea, Inland Waters and Fisheries Augusta Maita said Wednesday in Maputo that the country was losing $60 million a year from illegal fishing. She said her ministry plans to increase its operational resources to undertake inspections along the coastline, ban harmful fishing gear and develop …

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WOLF is taking the world by storm with its premium streetwear products and down-to-earth attitude.

Wolf Clothing Brand is a Belgian company specializing in high quality streetwear. The brand has been labeled “the next big thing” and deserves a closer look. Wolf Clothing Brand was founded in 2017. It offers top quality clothing and accessories at more than reasonable prices. WOLF embodies quality, durability, ethical …

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Lessons from Zanzibar: how the islands beat malaria

By Elizabeth Merab For Mwashamba Idi and Juma Ali Juma, both residents of the island of Zanzibar, malaria is not an integral part of their disease vocabulary. In fact, malaria, a disease that kills a child every two minutes, is unknown to many inhabitants of Unguja (island of Zanzibar) who …

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Fires: Complying with building regulations will promote safety – Zanetor Agyeman-Rawlings | General news

Dr Zanetor Agyeman-Rawlings, MP for Klottey-Korle constituency, urged citizens to follow building regulations in the country to promote disaster safety. She also called for raising awareness on building regulations to reduce the occurrence of disasters and promote safety. Dr Agyeman-Rawlings said this when she visited the victims of a fire …

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Mosquitoes learn to avoid five common pesticides after just one non-lethal dose, study finds

They say what doesn’t kill you only makes you stronger, but if you’re a mosquito, it could also give you street smarts. Key points: Some species of mosquitoes transmit diseases that kill hundreds of thousands of people each year Pesticides have been used to control them, but mosquitoes can quickly …

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Eritrea: health care system in the Shambiko sub-zone

Download logo The Shambiko sub-zone is one of the sixteen sub-zones of the Gash Barka region. Its 37 villages and 15 municipalities constitute a concentrate of rich cultural and social diversity. The subzone is inhabited by people belonging to five of Eritrea’s nine ethnic groups: Kunama, Nara, Tigrigna, Saho and …

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MTN Uganda donates humanitarian aid to Kisoro mudslide victims

MTN Uganda, through its corporate social responsibility arm, the MTN Foundation, yesterday donated Shs.51,200,000 to the victims of the Kisoro mudslides. This money will be used to purchase non-food relief items to support families who have been badly affected by the landslides which have left many people displaced, property destroyed …

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RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 14 Episode 6 Recap: Glaamazon Prime

In episode 5 of season 14 of “RuPaul’s Drag Race”, RuPaul Charles brought back ground pork queens Today’s Storm, Jaymes Mansfield and Kahmora room to inspire a PSA parody challenge. Jorgeous fell to the bottom two, but lived up to Ru’s statement that she was “born to do drag” by …

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ShelterBox will bring aid to families in Yemen as the humanitarian crisis worsens: more than 4 million people have lost their homes – Yemen

The disaster relief charity, ShelterBox, will start distributing emergency shelter in Yemen next month. The charity, which has appealed for funds in Yemen, is supporting people who have fled the bitter civil war which has left people homeless. Families seeking refuge have been uprooted time and time again as they …

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Mosquitoes feel on the skin and in the gondola

“We had to make more room on the shelf for these products.” This is how Santiago Brito, manager of a supermarket in the La Loma district, summed up the increase in demand for repellents, coinciding with the proliferation of mosquitoes, a consequence of the recent heat wave and continuous rainy …

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Jimmy Carr recalls the most offensive joke he ever wrote in redone footage

In a resurfaced clip, Jimmy Carr revealed the most offensive joke he’s ever written. The comedian recently came under fire for his Holocaust joke in his Netflix special Its dark material. During the brief segment, Carr talks about the Holocaust and the horrific atrocities committed by the Nazis – remarking …

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Student residences are getting a makeover

Vijayawada: Krishna District Collector J Nivas said the district administration will give the student hostels a facelift and basic amenities will be improved for the convenience of the students. He said 178 hostels in the Krishna district were operated by BC Social Welfare, Tribal Welfare and Welfare Services. Speaking to …

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madurai: The court suspends its decision on the use of insecticide in mosquito nets | Madurai News

Madurai: The Madras High Court on Thursday granted a stay of the decision of the Central Insecticides Board Registration Committee on granting registration for the use of 0.55% alphacypermethrin incorporated in long-lasting bed mosquito nets.A divisional bench consisting of Justices Pushpa Sathyanarayana and P Velmurugan passed the interim order and …

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Wilderness Safaris Vumbura Plains Camp set to reopen after extensive renovation

Wilderness Safaris Botswana Managing Director Kim Nixon said: “As one of our flagship camps in our portfolio in Botswana, we are delighted to have begun this comprehensive refurbishment, and have no doubt that when Vumbura reopens in April, it will continue to offer our guests a trip that will …

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mosquito: Corp will launch a campaign against mosquitoes | Kochi News

Kochi: After angering residents for giving them sleepless nights, the Kochi society seems to have woken up from its slumber. The authorities of the company have implemented an action for mosquito control.Mayor M Anilkumar informed the council which met on Monday that the company will start implementing the action plan …

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‘clean the drains to retard the growth of larvae’ | Kochi News

Kochi: Although the company authorities blame the public for the increase in the number of mosquitoes, the city’s residents’ associations are of the opinion that the civic body’s botched efforts to clean up the breeding sources of the larvae such as sewers and waterlogged areas helped mosquitoes spread and grow. …

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Death toll from Tropical Storm Ana in Mozambique and Malawi rises to 12

MAPUTO, Jan 26 (Reuters) – The death toll from Tropical Storm Ana has risen to at least 12 in Mozambique and Malawi, authorities said, although authorities and aid agencies are still assessing the impact of the storm that swept through southern Africa on Monday. . Mozambique’s National Institute for Disaster …

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GHC200,000 Donation to Apiate Victims Shows Akufo-Addo’s Humanity

The Chief Metropolitan Executive of Tema (MCE), Hon. Yohane Amarh Ashitey, said the cash donation the government made to the victims of last Thursday’s explosion accident in Apiate in the Western Region, is a demonstration of the humanity of President Akufo- Addo. In a sympathetic message to the victims of …

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Nembe Oil Spill: Why Aiteo, Bayelsa Government and Host Community Differ

Although regulators attribute the root cause of last November’s oil spill to the Petroleum Mining License (OML 29) operated by Aiteo Eastern Exploration and Production at Santa Barbara Wellhead 1 in the Nembe Local Government Area of Bayelsa State to sabotage and external human interference, the Bayelsa State Government and …

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Apeatse explosion: 4 in critical condition, 36 on admission and 96 released – Police

The Ghana Police Service has provided an update on the death toll from the blast that occurred at Apeatse in the Western Region on Thursday. According to the director of public affairs of the service, officially, 190 victims have been registered by the national ambulance service and allied agencies. “Of …

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Children among rubble, covered cars as tsunami overwhelms Tonga

HMAS Adelaide was due to leave early Friday with supplies. Concerns that Tonga is not affected by COVID-19, Major General Scott Winter, speaking at the Port of Brisbane, said the fully vaccinated Australian response team will undergo testing regimes rigorous. Australian Army CH-47 Chinook helicopters pictured at HMAS Adelaide before …

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The 7 best hotels near Lisbon for a weekend

Villa Epicurea Courtesy of the hotel For five years, I have regularly sung the praises of the Portuguese capital. But it also turns out that you can go about an hour from Lisbon, or less, in almost any direction, and stumble upon something completely different and completely wonderful. Here are …

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The PH Red Cross calls for more donations for Surigao del Norte, the success of Odette

The President and CEO of the Philippine Red Cross (PRC), Senator Richard Gordon, appealed to the public on Saturday January 15 to continue donating to the PRC fund for the victims of Typhoon Odette. (Photo by Philippine Red Cross/MANILA BULLETIN) The urgent response for those affected by Typhoon Odette continues …

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Displaced villagers in Kambaramba receive humanitarian aid

It will take more than six months for 500 people in Kambaramba village, Angoram district, to rebuild their homes which were burnt down in December, a community leader said. The burning of 43 houses in the village of Kambaramba allegedly caused by an alcohol-related problem and murder that affected 500 …

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NOTICE: Bring back the UK seasons – I miss them

New Year’s Day? It was more like the August bank holiday. While out for a walk, I passed countless people in T-shirts, some in shorts. A couple in a convertible car with the top down motorized, the driver in shirt sleeves. I have to say, I felt a little silly …

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Living on Earth: Remembering Naturalist Tom Lovejoy

Broadcast date: week of January 7, 2022 stream / download this segment as an MP3 file Environmentalist Tom Lovejoy is remembered for his decades of researching and bringing people together to protect the Amazon rainforest and other ecosystems on the planet. (Photo: Courtesy Carmen Thorndike) Host Steve Curwood and White …

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UNMISS peacekeepers tackle former enemy malaria in Eastern Equatoria as global spotlight stays on Covid-19

When new health threats, like the Covid-19 pandemic, emerge and steal the show, old enemies don’t necessarily disappear. Instead, they go about their usual business quietly, much to the dismay of those involved. Malaria is one of those centuries-old scourges that still kills people in South Sudan and elsewhere. The …

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These weird Christmas gifts prove that it’s the thought that counts

Brian Mansfield / Twitter / Alamy It goes without saying that Christmas shouldn’t be all about the presents, but when the presents include mosquito nets and real skulls, they can be hard to ignore. I’m sure we’ve all opened up a gift with a long-forgotten meaning or seemingly unnecessary purpose …

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Low vaccination rates are a concern amid the COVID outbreak in Africa

Low vaccination rates are a growing concern amid a new wave of COVID-19 infections in Africa, where nearly 227,000 deaths have been reported, according to the Africa CDC’s COVID-19 dashboard. Only 20 African countries had vaccinated at least 10% of their population by mid-December, according to the United Nations. Access …

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Tropical diseases detected at altitude

Netra Bahadur Nembang from Bhairabtol in Siddhicharan-12 Municipality, Okhaldhunga, suffered from an unusually high fever last month. In his weakened state, he went to the Okhaldhunga Community Hospital at the district headquarters for examination. Health workers at the hospital have confirmed dengue. Nembang, who had not left his camp for …

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A woman from Lisbellaw raises awareness of the hunger crisis

Lisbellaw’s wife, Libbet Irvine, waves her Christmas sandbag stocking to raise awareness of the food crisis in flood-stricken South Sudan, where an estimated 2.4 million people are at risk of starvation. The worst floods in nearly 60 years have killed livestock and destroyed crops, exacerbating the country’s current food crisis. …

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Tim Thompson appointed to tax court | News

Tim Thompson was appointed by Gov. Andy Beshear to serve the late Bill Burke as the Sixth District Magistrate of the Scott County Tax Court. Although it is a public holiday, Thompson was officially sworn in on Thursday. The term expires at the end of 2022. Burke passed away a …

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