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Parents should ensure that children below the age of five be administered polio vaccine on Jan 17: Harsh Vardhan

Recalling the last case of polio virus in the country, exactly 10 years ago during January 2011 in West Bengal, he said the World Health Organisation certified India as polio-free in 2014

Published on 8th January 2021
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Nigerian scientist studies the country''s coronavirus variant

Virologist Sunday Omilabu says the information he gathers about the variant will help battle the spread of the disease in Nigeria

Published on 4th January 2021
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Over 10 million children from African countries to suffer acute malnutrition in 2021: UNICEF

Through 2020, in spite of COVID-19 challenges, Unicef and its partners continued to deliver lifesaving assistance to the most vulnerable children and their families

Published on 31st December 2020
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Over 300 students kidnapped from Nigerian government school in Kankara released

The students of the Government Science Secondary School located in the state's Kankara area were kidnapped by a group of unidentified gunmen on the night of December 11

Published on 18th December 2020
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Minerva Academy Football Club wins international award for online learning module

In accordance with the current pandemic situation, Minerva Academy FC went online and made alterations in the training module just to ensure undeterred learning during the nationwide lockdown

Published on 14th December 2020
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This Nigerian man made his wedding invitation into a research paper. It's now going viral in Indian WhatsApp groups

Kabiru and Fatima are set to tie the known on December 4 this year. He had initially sent the invitation to his close friends but it went viral on social media

Published on 28th November 2020
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Indian students contributed $7.6 billion to the US economy last year

China remained the largest source of international students in the US, with the number of Chinese students in the country increased for the 16th consecutive year

Published on 17th November 2020
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Nigerian students in Chennai come together to show solidarity to youth protesting against police brutality in Nigeria

When Ishaku began to hear the news of the protests, he felt proud of the fellow youth of his country who he believed were ‘standing up for what is right’

Published on 20th October 2020
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58% of young females have faced online harassment, abuse: Survey

The survey polled 14,000 girls and young women aged 15 to 25 in 22 countries including Brazil, India, Nigeria, Spain, Thailand

Published on 6th October 2020
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Climate change activists from across the world tweet in support of postponement of NEET, JEE

Yesterday, Greta Thunberg, who was a favourite to win the Nobel Peace Prize last year tweeted out her support for the students

Published on 26th August 2020
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If financial jargon both terrifies and bores you, this Vizag start-up can make you Fin Lit 

"We will not stop until we have reached that goal to imbibe financial literacy within the Indian educational system and make financial literacy a right for everyone," passionately says the founder 

Published on 27th July 2020
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Melbourne University reserachers find risk of armed conflict higher after climate-related disasters

According to the researchers from the University of Melbourne, the risk for armed conflict is higher after a climate-related disaster

Published on 5th April 2020
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Lockdown in hostels, students spend time reading, playing 

Institutes have been closed since March 16 over the coronavirus outbreak, and here;s how boarders of hostels of Jadavpur, Presidency and Visva-Bharati universities are spending their time 

Published on 25th March 2020
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Indian students going to the UK for higher studies up by 93%

"We couldn't be prouder that the brightest continue to pick the UK, making the living bridge between our countries stronger each day," said Jan Thompson, Acting British High Commissioner to India

Published on 2nd March 2020
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WHO issues 'wakeup call' raising coronavirus threat to 'highest level' amid reports of the disease spreading to 48 countries

WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said Geneva that the disease should be approached with urgency, but without panic

Published on 29th February 2020

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