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Pakistan Naval War College Alumni Association Launched in Sri Lanka

The Sri Lankan Chapter of Pakistan’s Naval War College Alumni Association (PNWCAA) was launched today in an impressive ceremony held at Colombo.

Pakistan Naval War College Alumni Association Launched in Sri Lanka
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How has India done in its fight against AIDS?

On one hand the new mantra of ‘zero new HIV infections, zero deaths and zero AIDS-related stigma and discrimination by 2015’ is increasing decibels and on another hand Indian AIDS response is dealing with a complex matrix of challenges impeding programme outcomes.

How has India done in its fight against AIDS?
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Letter from America: Bengal under the English Rule (1757-1905) – Part 2

As noted earlier, an analysis of the post-Nawabi period in Bengal shows the very dismal state of Muslims. They had not only lost the political leadership at the top but had also fallen behind in all other counts.

Letter from America: Bengal under the English Rule (1757-1905) – Part 2
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Growing thrust for combination HIV prevention

One size does not fit all. Likewise we need an expanded basket of evidence-based interventions and approaches to meet the unique needs and contexts of different key affected populations to prevent HIV. Deliberations on the first day of the 6th National Conference of AIDS Society of India (ASICON 2013), discussed amongst other things, effective strategies for HIV prevention and control.

Growing thrust for combination HIV prevention
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Rest in Piece(s): Comet ISON declared dead and stargazers mourn the death of the romanticized snowball

There seems to be some truth in the old adage, ‘Never get too close to the strong’: physicists declared this week that Comet ISON, romantically named as the Comet of the Century, has died due its close encounter with the Sun, while leaving millions of star-gazing enthusiasts in a palpable state of gloom.

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