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Worldwide Achievers Felicitated the Winners of Healthcare Excellence Summit & Awards 2015
Business Wire IndiaWorldwide Achievers has initiated the Healthcare Excellence Summit 2015 association with Care World TV as Broadcast Media Partner and Drug Today Medical Times as Print Media Partner, The event was held at Hotel Radisson Blu, New Delhi on 09th December 2015

Terumo BCT Completes the First Clinical Study Reducing Malaria Transmission from Whole Blood Transfusions with Pathogen Reduction Technology
Business Wire IndiaIn low-income countries, 69 percent of collected blood is transfused as whole blood (WB) rather than blood components.1 However, health care professionals have had no proven method to inactivate harmful pathogens and donor white blood cells in WB

Aid to the Frontline: WWF-India and Apollo Hospitals Join Hands for Welfare of Forest Staff
Business Wire IndiaForest guards play an indispensable role in protecting the forest habitats and species that WWF-India strives to conserve. Their job involves patrolling vast swathes of often-inhospitable terrain with bare minimum protection and hardly any access to emergency medical facilities in case of any severe mishaps or illnesses suffered on-job

Takeda Joins WIPO Re:Search to Accelerate R&D of New Drugs for Neglected Tropical Diseases, Malaria and TB
Business Wire IndiaTakeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TOKYO:4502) today announced its participation in WIPO Re:Search, a consortium to accelerate research and development (R&D) of new drugs, vaccines, and diagnostics for neglected tropical diseases, malaria and tuberculosis (TB)

Curb Energy Consumption
(Family Features) Water heaters are energy intensive appliances. In fact, they are the second largest energy user in the home, and as they age, they become less efficient, requiring even more energy.

300 million child-friendly antimalarial treatments supplied without profit by Novartis
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In Special Weather Report, Katy Perry Calls for Action to Change the Dismal Forecast for Children
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 07, 2015) - UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Katy Perry reads a unique weather report to draw attention to the devastating effects of climate change on the world's children.

For Giving Tuesday -- Give the Gift of Sunshine: Solavore's Indiegogo Campaign Funds the Distribution of Solar Ovens in India, Cambodia and Kenya

Danny Aiello, Nancy Kerrigan, Brian Boitano and Johnny Weir Star in Tree Lighting Skate-tacular at Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - November 17, 2015) - Olympic figure skaters Nancy Kerrigan, Brian Boitano, Johnny Weir and Davis & White will star in the first-ever performance of an original theatrical ice production narrated by legendary actor and native New Yorker, Danny Aiello, at 6:00 p.m. on December 1, 2015 in Bryant Park.

BCG's Head of Social Impact, Wendy Woods, Receives 'Women Leaders' Award
Wendy Woods, a senior partner at The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and global leader of the firm's Social Impact practice, has received a Women Leaders in Consulting Award from Consulting magazine, the industry's premier trade publication. Woods, who is based in Boston, was one of 13 women the magazine recognized last night at a gala dinner at Manhattan's St

Tax Unhealthy Food to Help Prevent Type 2 Diabetes
415 million adults have diabetes, with an additional 318 million at risk according to new data released by the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) at a World Diabetes Day event in Brussels today. IDF estimates that most countries spend 5%-20% of their healthcare budget on diabetes, a disease which can cause blindness, cardiovascular, kidney and nerve disease

Healthcare 3D Printing Market to Witness Swift Growth From 2012 to 2020: Hexa Research
Healthcare 3D printing market is expected to grow over the forecast period due to the increasing technological advancement and growing population base. Healthcare 3D printers help in providing the digital file equipped with three dimensional views by using additive processes

Novartis Foundation and partners launch new hypertension program in Ghana
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iBio to Receive US Patent for Influenza Therapeutic
iBio, Inc. (NYSE MKT: IBIO), a leader in plant-based biotechnology for developing and manufacturing biopharmaceutical products, received notice that its application for a U.S. patent for a monoclonal antibody targeting influenza is scheduled to result in issuance of a new patent on August 26.

Nu-Med Plus Announces New Methodology Using Nitric Oxide for Diabetic Wound Healing
Nu-Med Plus, Inc. (OTCBB: NUMD), a medical device development company, announced today that it has created the design and methodology by which Nitric Oxide (NO) may well be safely delivered, at optimal levels, to facilitate in the therapeutic healing of chronic diabetic foot ulcers and wounds.

Novartis Foundation confirms new members of its Board of trustees, including new Chairman Dr. Joerg Reinhardt
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Novartis malaria treatment Coartem® 80/480mg receives WHO prequalification, enabling greater access for patients
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UNICEF to Offer Unique Gifts that Give Back this Holiday Season
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - July 15, 2015) - This holiday season, UNICEF is asking shoppers to put children first by purchasing gifts that help save and protect children around the world. Through a unique offering of gifts that give back and handcrafted items from UNICEF Market, gift-givers will help to support artisans in countries where UNICEF works and help children around the world.

Vaccine Products in Development Have Tripled Over Last Decade, Tufts Center for the Study of Drug Development Study Says
Vaccine products in the R&D pipeline have more than tripled since 2005 and annual worldwide sales are on track to reach $40 billion by 2020, according to a recently completed study by the Tufts Center for the Study of Drug Development.

Terminix(R) Celebrates Mosquito Week With Release of Trailer for "Mosquitonado"
MEMPHIS, TN--(Marketwired - June 25, 2015) - Think mosquitoes are bad in your city this summer? You haven't seen anything yet.

iBio Provides Updates on Its IBIO-CFB03 Fibrosis Drug Candidate and Other Activities for the 2014 Annual Shareholders Meeting
iBio, Inc

Sierra Leone Pilot Study of 10 Minute Ebola Rapid Test Shows Promise
Medical diagnostic manufacturer JAJ International, Inc. (www.jajinternational.com) a subsidiary of LuSys Laboratories, Inc., receives promising results from a Sierra Leone Pilot Study for their Point of Care 10 Minute Ebola Rapid Test Diagnostic.

aden + anais(R) Announces a Special Edition Designer Collection for (aden + anais)RED
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 01, 2014) - Global baby brand aden + anais® and (RED)® today announced a designer collaboration with Jessica Alba, Gwen Stefani and Rachel Zoe for a limited edition organic swaddle pack to benefit the Global Fund and empower parents to take action towards an AIDS-free generation

Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park Goes (RED) for the Annual Tree Lighting
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - November 24, 2014) - Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park will dedicate its annual holiday tree lighting to the fight to eradicate mother-to-child HIV transmission

Insect Shield(R) Repellent Technology Tweaks Traditional Holiday BOGO With Super Hero Campaign to Help Protect Children From Malaria
Insect Shield®, known for their bug repellent apparel/gear technology, is launching a holiday Super Hero Blanket campaign to help protect at-risk children from malaria. Instead of a traditional buy one, get one free offer, Insect Shield is placing two protective blankets in the hands of a child in need for every purchase of one blanket online.

Bitcoin Shop to Donate a Portion of Its Ecommerce Gross Profits to Help Africare Fight Ebola
Bitcoin Shop, Inc. (OTCQB: BTCS) ("Bitcoin Shop" or the "Company"), operator of the digital currency ecommerce marketplace www.btcs

Mymetics Announces New Collaboration to Advance the Development of an Innovative Malaria Vaccine Candidate
Mymetics Corporation (OTCQB: MYMX), a pioneer in the research and development of virosome-based vaccines to prevent transmission of human infectious diseases, announced today that the PATH Malaria Vaccine Initiative (MVI) has chosen Mymetics to develop and produce virosome based vaccine formulations for a malaria transmission-blocking vaccine candidate

Digital natives to embark on Oslo
(Fornebu -  12 November 2014) Telenor Group is pleased to present 28 young social entrepreneurs, who will join our second ever Youth Summit next month in Norway

Novartis and Malaria No More help fulfill malaria treatment goal in Zambia by raising funds for three million treatments through Power of One
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MBio Diagnostics, Inc. Awarded Contract for Diagnostic Development With the U.S. Army
MBio Diagnostics, Inc. announced today it was awarded a three-year development contract with the U.S. Army's Walter Reed Army Institute of Research (WRAIR) for the "Development of a Ruggedized Portable Cartridge Reader for Malaria Diagnosis."

SumAll.org & Ayasdi Partner to Uncover Valuable Data Insights to Tackle Critical World Health, Social Issues
A new collaboration between nonprofit data analysis firm SumAll.org and Ayasdi, the leading provider of accelerated learning software for complex data, is helping aid organizations analyze and visualize complex data more rapidly, accelerating the development and deployment of life-saving interventions in response to some of the world's toughest health care and social challenges

UNICEF Launches UNICEF Market, a New Holiday Bazaar Featuring Thousands of Unique Gifts That Support Children in Need
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - October 17, 2014) - This holiday season shoppers can help UNICEF save and protect the world's most vulnerable children by purchasing gifts that give back.

Mymetics' Promising HIV Vaccine Candidate Obtains Funding to Begin Study at Texas Biomedical Research Institute
Mymetics Corporation (OTCQB: MYMX), a pioneer in the research and development of virosome-based vaccines to prevent transmission of human infectious diseases across mucosal membranes, announced today that its innovative HIV vaccine candidate will enter a new preclinical trial to confirm excellent results obtained in a previous trial.

Mymetics' Promising HIV Vaccine Candidate Obtains Funding to Begin Study at Texas Biomedical Research Institute
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Novartis provides drug candidate compounds to TB Alliance
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KAE609 shows promise as next generation treatment for malaria
Novartis International AG /KAE609 shows promise as next generation treatment for malaria. Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

Epistem Plc: Announcement of Collaborative Funding Agreement With Global Health Investment Fund I, LLC

Mymetics Signs Agreement to Manufacture Virosome based HER-Vaxx Cancer Immunotherapy
Mymetics (OTCBB: MYMX) announced today that it has signed an exclusive agreement with Imugene (ASX: IMU), an Australian based biopharmaceutical company, to manufacture and develop its cancer immunotherapy HER-Vaxx, which is planned to enter into a PhaseI/II clinical trial in 2015.

Coca-Cola Invites the World to “SHARE THE SOUND OF AN AIDS FREE GENERATION” and Support (RED)
The Coca-Cola Company, in partnership with (RED), invites people from all over the world to join efforts to help end mother-to-child transmission of HIV with the launch of a new campaign, titled “SHARE THE SOUND OF AN AIDS FREE GENERATION”

Biocon Expands its Strategic Partnership with CytoSorbents for CytoSorb® to Treat SIRS and Cardiac Surgery Patients
Biocon Ltd (BSE code: 532523, NSE: BIOCON),  Asia's premier biopharmaceuticals company, and U.S

Gifts That Show You Care
(Family Features) The holiday season is a time for generosity and kindness. While you're on the quest for the perfect gifts for loved ones, why not pick those that support children in need?

Novartis Africa Day highlights company's efforts to expand access to healthcare
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Novartis Foundation launches new leprosy strategy at symposium on disease elimination
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New malaria target identified with potential to prevent, block, and treat multiple stages of the malaria life cycle
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European Vaccine Initiative: New Global Strategy for Prevention of Death and Disease From Malaria
The World Health Organization (WHO), together with the European Vaccine Initiative (EVI) as members of the Malaria Vaccine Funders Group, have today launched the updated Malaria Vaccine Technology Roadmap(1)

Comedy Gives Back Digital Telethon Reaches Over 21 Million People Worldwide; VOD Content Now Available Exclusively on Dailymotion
This past week five packed venues around the world in Los Angeles, New York, London and Sydney, bore witness to the premier digital telethon Comedy Gives Back (www.comedygivesback.com). The live event, which was also live streamed exclusively on the global video destination Dailymotion (www.dailymotion

Holiday Meals With More Flavor, Less Sodium
(Family Features) Everyone knows the holidays are a time of overindulgences, especially around the dinner table. The rich foods served at this special time of year are often filled with ingredients that aren't the healthiest, especially those loaded with sodium.

Tune In: Comedy Gives Back Streams Live Around the World Free on Dailymotion
Comedy's premier global event, Comedy Gives Back (http://comedygivesback.com/), begins today and is available for free live viewing around the world on the leading global video destination, Dailymotion (www.dailymotion.com). The 24 hour digital comedy telethon taking place in Los Angeles, New York, London and Sydney will benefit Malaria No More (www.malarianomore

Health eVillages Founder Announces Grant to Lwala Community Alliance for Comprehensive Internet Service
Donato Tramuto, the Founder of Health eVillages, today announced that the organization has made a grant to the Lwala Community Alliance (LCA) for comprehensive Internet service that will improve connectivity between LCA clinicians in rural Kenya. The grant was announced during a visit to Lwala by Tramuto and other members of the Health eVillages team.

TNI BioTech, Inc. Announces Distribution Agreement Between AHAR Pharma for Lodonal(TM) and TNI BioTech International, LTD for Nigerian Market
TNI BioTech, Inc. (OTCQB: TNIB), today announced TNI BioTech International, Ltd., its wholly owned British Virgin Islands subsidiary, signed a distribution agreement with AHAR Pharma, a Nigerian Company, to market Lodonal™, in Nigeria for the treatment of autoimmune diseases and cancer.

Plandai Biotechnology, Inc. Announces New Extract in Its Ongoing Fight Against Malaria
Plandaí Biotechnology, Inc

New Theory Published in Archeology Journal Suggests King Tut Had Hypophosphatasia, a Rare Metabolic Bone Disease
A newly published report suggests that King Tutankhamun (Tut) may have had hypophosphatasia (HPP), a rare, inherited metabolic bone disease. Over the years and with the advances in science, the life and untimely death of King Tut has been a hotly debated topic

Comedy Gives Back Announces Partnership With Dailymotion to Live-Stream Global Comedy Event
Comedy's premier global event just got a major audience boost. Comedy Gives Back (http://comedygivesback.com/), the 24 hour digital comedy telethon taking place on November 6th and benefiting Malaria No More (www.malarianomore.org), has partnered with leading global video destination Dailymotion (www.dailymotion

Causes.com Unveils Purpose-Driven Network for Social Good
Causes.com, the world's largest online campaigning platform, today announced the launch of the Supporter Network. Founded as one of the first ten Facebook applications, Causes is now a purpose-driven network that connects like-minded individuals, celebrities, nonprofit organizations and socially responsible brands around the world to inspire collective action.

Malaria No More and Novartis launch Power of One, a global digital fundraising campaign to help eliminate malaria deaths
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ADVISORY: 22-yr-old Maasai Woman Speaks in NY Against Female Genital Cutting
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - September 19, 2013) -  Nice Nailantei Leng'ete, a 22-yr-old Maasai woman speaking at CGI against female genital cutting, will be in New York available for interviews from Sept. 23 – Oct. 1.

Sharon Stone to Be Honored With Inaugural Stanley Kramer "Social Artist" Award at 2013 Catalina Film Festival Sept. 18, Opening Night
Catalina Film Festival (CFF) today announced that famed actress Sharon Stone will be honored at this year's festival with the Inaugural Stanley Kramer "Social Artist" award. The award honors a film professional whose work embodies Stanley Kramer's qualities of social consciousness within their artistry while taking risks to create and influence a social transformation

Plandai Biotechnology, Inc.'s Phytofare Could Address Growing Diabetes Numbers
Plandaí Biotechnology, Inc. (OTCQB: PLPL) is already hard at work in Africa to develop a treatment for malaria, and it may just have a product in its Phytofare™ Catechin Complex that can address the continent's diabetes epidemic as well. With diabetes dramatically on the rise worldwide, the numbers are grim everywhere and no country, region or continent is being spared from the disease

Coca-Cola and (RED) Join Forces to Inspire People to Move for the Movement to Help Deliver an AIDS-Free Generation
Your favorite dance move could help save lives. Coca-Cola and (RED) have enlisted the help of Harry Shum, Jr

Yum! Brands, KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell Launch World Hunger Relief Effort Featuring Global Spokesperson Christina Aguilera in New Public Service Announcement
Yum! Brands (NYSE: YUM), parent company of KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell, announced today the launch of its annual World Hunger Relief effort featuring multi-Grammy Award winner and international superstar Christina Aguilera in a new public service announcement.

Mymetics Announces Change of Directors and Management
Mymetics Corporation (OTCBB: MYMX), a pioneer in the development of vaccines that use the human mucosal system, the body's first line of defense, to prevent transmission of infectious diseases, announced today the appointment of Ronald Kempers, currently CFO and COO, as President and CEO of Mymetics Corporation effective November 19, 2012. He replaces Dr. Christopher S

Emerging World Pharma Inc. Strategic Partner African Global Pharma GH Receives Ghana Food and Drug Board Packaging and Insert Approvals for Paracetamol Tablets
Emerging World Pharma Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EWPI) -- Emerging World Pharma Inc. strategic partner African Global Pharma Corp. (AGP) has received approvals of its packaging and inserts for its lead OTC drug "Paracetamol" an over the counter analgesic drug

Veredus Laboratories Launches Powerful Multiplexed Molecular Diagnostic Lab-on-Chip Targeting Global Threat of Multi-Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis
Singapore, November 7, 2012 - Veredus Laboratories, a leading supplier of innovative molecular diagnostic tools, has launched VereMTBTM, a multiplexed molecular diagnostic chip capable of fast and accurate detection of Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Complex (MTBC) and its mutations, as well as 9 other clinically relevant non-tubercular mycobacterium

Eisai Signs Global Agreement with Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz to Begin Development of New Medicines and Vaccines for Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases
Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that it has signed a global agreement with Brazil's Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz ("Fiocruz") aimed at collaborations to develop new medicines and vaccines for malaria and neglected tropical diseases (NTDs)

Jack Dorsey Named WSJ. Magazine's Technology Innovator of the Year
WSJ. Magazine named Jack Dorsey 'Innovator of the Year' for Technology at its annual award ceremony last night at the Museum of Modern Art. The award honors the most creative, disruptive, and influential individuals across six categories including Fashion, Architecture, Design, Education, Art and Technology

Mymetics Selects RSV Program as Lead Development Program from Its Second Generation Virosome Platform
Mymetics Corporation (OTCQB: MYMX), a leader in the development of mucosal and virosomal-based vaccines for infectious diseases, announced today the strategic decision to select its respiratory synctitial virus (RSV) vaccine candidate as the lead program from its proprietary second generation virosome platform

Crucell and Scripps Research Discover and Describe Broad-spectrum Antibodies against Influenza B, a Crucial Link in Development of Universal Flu Therapies and Vaccine
In a landmark discovery, researchers from Crucell Holland B.V. and The Scripps Research Institute, today announced the identification of the first human monoclonal antibodies that appear capable of disabling all influenza B viruses. The discovery, published today in the journal Science, addresses a significant missing link in development of universal therapies and a vaccine

TNI BioTech, Inc. Announces Memorandum of Agreement With GB Oncology and Imaging Group LTD
TNI BioTech, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: TNIB) took a major step forward in signing a Memorandum of Agreement with GB Oncology and Imaging Group LTD. ("GB") to equip and operate oncology and infectious diseases clinics in Equatorial Guinea.

15 Young Community Service Leaders Named 2012 Build-A-Bear Workshop Huggable Heroes
In celebration of the company's 15th birthday, Build-A-Bear Workshop® (NYSE: BBW) will honor 15 Huggable Heroes this year and donate $150,000 to their education and charitable causes

Major Breakthrough in Malaria Reduction, and Reduction of Mosquito Bites Now Possible with New Receptor-Blocking Chemical Technology
Olfactor Laboratories, Inc. has advanced a world-class technology that could make mosquito bites a thing of the past and is preparing to take that technology to market as early as 2013.

GSK Announces further Initiatives to Advance Openness and Collaboration to Help Tackle Global Health Challenges

Yum! Brands, KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell Launch Annual World Hunger Relief Effort with Global Spokesperson Christina Aguilera Using Her Voice for Good in New Public Service Announcement
Yum! Brands (NYSE: YUM), the world’s largest restaurant company and parent of KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell, announced today the launch of its annual World Hunger Relief effort featuring multi-Grammy Award winner and international superstar Christina Aguilera in a new public service announcement

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Appoints Girindre Beeharry to Lead the India Office
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation today announced that Girindre Beeharry has assumed the leadership of its India Office headquartered in New Delhi, effective immediately. "Expanding our work and partnership in India is an important priority for the foundation, and we are very pleased that Girindre will be leading this effort," said Jeff Raikes, CEO of the Gates Foundation

Doctors ready to battle dengue as monsoon arrives in Kerala
Doctors are gearing up to combat the rising number of dengue cases here, as the arrival of monsoon results in a surge in such cases.

Newly trained Central Reserve Police Force recruits to be deployed in Maoist-affected regions
Director General of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), K Vijay Kumar on Thursday said that the newly trained recruits would be deployed in Maoist affected areas.

Red Ribbon Express reaches Vizag to spread awareness about HIV/AIDS
Visitors thronged the Red Ribbon Express, a special train spreading awareness about HIV and AIDS, here recently. The two-day exhibition started on Saturday.

Soil fungus kills mosquito that carries dengue fever
Researchers at the Queensland Institute of Medical Research have turned to a common fungus to stop the spread of dengue fever.

Authenticity of cervical cancer vaccine trial in India questioned
A new study has raised further questions about a controversial trial of HPV vaccines in India.

Mosquitoes incapable of transmitting malaria created
Researchers have produced a model of the Anopheles stephensi mosquito, which is a major source of malaria in India and the Middle East, that impairs the development of the malaria parasite.

Math model to study malaria transmission proposed
In a new study, researchers have proposed a mathematical model to study malaria transmission.

Skin microbes affect humans' attractiveness to mosquitoes
Microbes on a person's skin determine how attractive an individual is to mosquitoes, a new study has found.

Scientists genetically alter mosquito to fight malaria
Scientists have genetically engineered innate immune system of Anopheles mosquito to block the transmission of malaria-causing parasites to humans.

Surveillance-based methods better estimate global malaria incidence
Experts have suggested surveillance-based methods over population survey data for the estimation of the worldwide incidence of malaria to check the deadly disease.

New candidate vaccine neutralizes all strains of 'deadly' malaria parasite
A team of scientists has developed a new candidate malaria vaccine that has the potential to neutralise all strains of the most deadly species of malaria parasite.

New drug wipes out deadliest malaria parasite by starving it to death
A newly developed anti-malarial agent clears infections caused by the malaria parasite most lethal to humans - by literally starving the parasites to death.

A Plea from Civil Societies in India on behalf of the Millions Affected by TB: Do Not Withdraw your Support to Saving Lives
The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria has been a key partner in the world’s fight against TB, a killer disease that continues to take millions of lives despite being curable. In India, this is especially true

Jharkhand losing out battle to poor health schemes
Eleven years after its birth, Jharkhand still lacks the basic healthcare facilities and presently the state is being hounded by a high number of deaths caused due to malaria and cerebral malaria.

Santa says 'I don't do poor countries' in new UNICEF ad
A new UNICEF ad encourages people to help poor countries by giving Christmas gifts through the charity.

Malaria patients at high risk of fatal bacterial infections
Scientists have for the first time revealed why malaria patients are at high risk of developing fatal bacterial infections, especially salmonella infections.

ExxonMobil Receives Excellence Awards for Technical and Social Development at World Petroleum Congress

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