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India a hot spot of 'emerging diseases'

India, China, and sub-Saharan Africa are the regions where incidences of the emerging deadly diseases like HIV/AIDS and SARS have increased the most, while Europe and North and South America are......

Humanity that works

Sonal Shah,IndiaAbroad Person of the Year 2003, is on the move. Having tackled the poverty and disease of sub-Saharan Africa, the Asian financial crisis, and the breakdown of Bosnian society, she......

The project that helped prevent over 6 lakh HIV/AIDS cases in India

According to a report published by Lancet Global Health, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation-funded Avahan programme, first launched in  India in 2003, might have prevented over 6 lakh HIV......

Pakistan to get 42 mn Euro aid from European Commission

India will continue to be a focus of the European Community's humanitarian assistance in 2013, but five major global hotspots of crises, including Pakistan, will receive the largest chunk of over......

Arab nations gang up against Gaddafi

Armed forces on Tuesday launched fresh air raids on Libya's rebel-held eastern oil port of Ras Lanuf in a bid to prevent protestors from advancing towards Tripoli, amid mounting global calls for......

GSK seeks approval for world's 1st malaria vaccine

GlaxoSmithKline said on Thursday it is applying for regulatory approval for the world's first vaccine against malaria, designed for use in children in Africa. The British drugmaker said the shot,......

UPA government: A decade of DECAY!

The two decades of our "spectacular economic progress" has side-stepped vast swath of our underprivileged that oscillates between twenty per cent and one-fifth of our population, writes M R......

India to receive record $70 bn remittances in 2012

India will receive record $70 billion remittances in the year 2012, topping the list of developing countries which are expected to receive a total of $406 billion this year, the World Bank has......

Another Indian quits Obama administration

Secunderabad-born Suresh Kumar, a former Doordarshan sports and news anchor over 30 years ago, who two years ago was appointed by President Obama to lead the Commerce Department's US and Foreign......

20 best nations to live in

The income distribution has worsened in most parts of the world. Latin America has the largest income inequality, although it is more equitable than sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia in life......

Presidents, royalty to attend World Cup final

Some 14 African presidents, a king, a queen, a prince and an emir are expected to attend Sunday's World Cup final between Spain and the Netherlands, FIFA said. The guest list includes Queen Sofia......

Nigeria withdraws 2010 World Cup bid

Nigeria said on Monday it had withdrawn its bid to host the 2010 World Cup and would back the South African campaign instead."In the spirit of African brotherhood, and Nigeria, especially with her......

  People speak for saharan african

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right sense
Q. where is polyandry practised ? how does the balance takes place ?
Right Sense:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/where-is-polyandry-practised--how-does-the-balance-takes-pla/25310655/answers/

raju
Q. name the sub saharan african nation, which was once called the Gold Coast ?
Raju:  A. Polyandry is a form of polygamy whereby a woman takes two or more husbands at the same time.Polyandry in Tibet was a common practice and continues...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/name-the-sub-saharan-african-nation-which-was-once-called-th/22235799/answers/25310682

ABDULLAH
Q. why Jews and Muslims are circumcised , is there any medical benefits ?
ABDULLAH:  A. ghana.... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-jews-and-muslims-are-circumcised--is-there-any-medical-b/21125613/answers/22235803

ABDULLAH
Q. WHERE IS NEGRO LAND ?
ABDULLAH:  A. Negroland or Nigritia[1], was a term invented and used by Europeans in colonial times, for various West African inland states and areas which was...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/where-is-negro-land-/21125613/answers/20423796

PSA
Q. Why there is so much contrast in the complexion of people of Africa and Europe?
PSA:  A. Human skin color can range from almost black (in skin with very high concentrations of the dark brown pigment melanin) to nearly colorless...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-there-is-so-much-contrast-in-the-complexion-of-people-of/20423761/answers/17183364

  Web results for Saharan African
aid group

By Mirjam Donath UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - As a recent ceasefire deal boosts prospects for peace in Central African Republic, a key medical aid... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/07/24/us-centralafrica-malaria-un-idINKBN0FT2R020140724?feedType=RSS&feedName=health
Women worse off in India than in Nepal Bangladesh Sri Lanka

India ranks lower than its poorer South Asian neighbours Nepal, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka on gender development because of lower life expectancy... ...

http://hindustantimes.com.feedsportal.com/c/33818/f/608451/s/3cd6033e/sc/7/l/0L0Shindustantimes0N0Cindia0Enews0Cwomen0Eworse0Eoff0Ein0Eindia0Ethan0Ein0Enepal0Ebangladesh0Esri0Elanka0Carticle10E12442740Baspx/story01.htm
137,000 in Britain Victims of Female Genital Mutilation

A counselor in Egypt holds up cards used to educate women about female genital mutilation (FGM) in Minia. Reuters File Around 137,000 women... ...

http://www.ibtimes.co.in/137000-britain-victims-female-genital-mutilation-605266
Why is Vivek malnourished?

Vivek, a tiny one-year-old who lived in a village of mud huts and diminutive people, had fallen victim to India's great scourge of malnutrition.... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/in-school/views/why-is-vivek-malnourished/article6245727.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
GSK seeks approval for world's 1st malaria vaccine

GlaxoSmithKline said on Thursday it is applying for regulatory approval for the world's first vaccine against malaria, designed for use in children... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/report/gsk-seeks-approval-for-worlds-1st-malaria-vaccine/20140724.htm

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