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Urban TB hotspots Cannot Be On Blindspot, If We Are To end TB!

Our governments have committed to achieve the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030 but without concerted action, the promises will barely remain a mirage. For instance, unless social influencers of tuberculosis (TB) get due attention from all different sectors that have a role to play, we cannot end TB.

 Dr Netty Kamp, senior advisor in TB care and control
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It is music that can unite people

We know the continued rivalry between the two nuclear powers in SAARC over so many unsettled issues between them, which keep them apart. It can even break up the only association these countries of the region are in.

Adnan Sami -  The  Pakistan musician  who has won the hearts of Indian
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EU Parliamentary Delegation Discusses National Integration and Reconciliation Initiatives undertaken

A ten member European delegation consisting of a four member European Parliamentarian, with and European Parliament Secretariat, Political Advisor and EU Sri Lankan Mission were in Sri Lanka to study the national reconciliation initiatives and the GSP+ related matters, from 31st October to 3rd November 2017.

EU Parliamentary Delegation Discusses  National Integration and Reconciliation Initiatives undertaken
EU Parliamentary Delegation Discusses  National Integration and Reconciliation Initiatives undertaken
EU Parliamentary Delegation Discusses  National Integration and Reconciliation Initiatives undertaken
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The war beyond April 2004 has brought destruction to the country and the people

How is it the war that should have come to an end in April 2004, got extended for a further period of five years, and ended in May 2009 with the total eradication of the LTTE.

The war beyond April 2004 has brought destruction to the country and the people
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Together we can eradicate blindness in children: Dr VK Raju

There are 1.2 Million physicians of Indian-origin providing healthcare in nearly 100 countries of the world and together they can eliminate preventable blindness in children from the globe, said Dr VK Raju, Clinical Professor, Department of Ophthalmology at West Virginia University and Founder-President of The Eye Foundation of America in Morgantown, West Virginia.

Together we can eradicate blindness in children: Dr VK Raju
Together we can eradicate blindness in children: Dr VK Raju
Together we can eradicate blindness in children: Dr VK Raju
Together we can eradicate blindness in children: Dr VK Raju
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