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NGO’s novel plan for ‘harassed husbands’ to rid ‘toxic feminism’

They say taking a dip in the Ganga redeems you of all your sins. So a group of Indian men of the SIFF organisation decided that, and they did exactly that. In fact it was men's rights activist Amit Deshpande’s brainchild is this plan. More than 150 men from across the country had converged on the banks of the holy river to perform the rites. Also the men were celebrating the thirteenth year of SIFF in this manner. It was the Kanpur chapter of SIFF that organised this unique way for men to apparently kill 'toxic feminism'.

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NGO’s novel plan for ‘harassed husbands’ to rid ‘toxic feminism’
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Defence, Air and Naval Attaché of Ukraine to Sri Lanka calls on CDS

Colonel Oleh Hulak, non-resident Defence, Air and Naval Attaché of Ukraine to Sri Lanka paid a courtesy call with the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne on 27th August 2018 at the Office of the Chief of Defence Staff (OCDS) at the BMICH.

Defence, Air and Naval Attaché of Ukraine to Sri Lanka calls on CDS
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Will SimpliciTB make TB treatment simpler?

Taking the encouraging results of its N-005 study one step forward, TB Alliance has initiated SimpliciTB a pivotal clinical study to evaluate the efficacy, safety and tolerability of a novel and potentially shorter 4 drug regimen for patients with drug-sensitive (DS) as well as multi drug-resistant (MDR) pulmonary TB.

Will SimpliciTB make TB treatment simpler?
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U.S. Hands over High Endurance Cutter to Sri Lankan Navy

On August 27, the U.S. Coast Guard handed over a high endurance cutter, formerly the USCGC Sherman, to the Sri Lankan Navy in a ceremony presided over by Vice Admiral Sirimevan Ranasinghe, Commander of the Sri Lankan Navy, and Rear Admiral Michael Haycock of the U.S. Coast Guard.

U.S. Hands over High Endurance Cutter to Sri Lankan Navy
U.S. Hands over High Endurance Cutter to Sri Lankan Navy
U.S. Hands over High Endurance Cutter to Sri Lankan Navy
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Agenda for Bimstec Summit in Kathmandu

The fourth summit of regional grouping, the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation, BIMSTEC, opens in Kathmandu today, the 30th of August. Nepal is the current Chair of the seven-member organisation. The two-day summit will see member states kick start some of the proposals that have been under discussion for the past two decades.

Agenda for Bimstec Summit in Kathmandu
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