Encephalitis claims hundreds of children's lives each year in Bihar alone. But governmental apathy, an understaffed healthcare system and the failure to educate vulnerable communities means the death..
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University student Wong Nga-Man who is a part of a pro-democracy group in Hong Kong, commemorates the June 4th, 1989 Tiananmen Square massacre as well the Occupy protests as a new extradition law looms..
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PATNA, India (AP) — Indian authorities say six more children have died in an encephalitis outbreak in eastern Bihar state, bringing the death toll to 112 children this month.
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(MENAFN - Newsroom Panama) A renewed call for the population to get a free influenza vaccination has been made by the Ministry of Health(Mnsa) As the death toll climbs to 12. Up to... MENAFN.com - Published
Light rains in parts of India kept the mercury in check on Tuesday, even though there was no let-up in heatwave conditions in several states, including Bihar, where the death toll reached 83. IndiaTimes - Published
Severe heatwave killed 12 more people in Bihar in the past 24 hours, taking the death toll over the past three days to 90, official said on Tuesday. Deaths were reported from Aurangabad, Gaya, Nawada.. IndiaTimes - Published
The overloaded passenger boat was carrying more than 60 people when it overturned Monday in rough seas near Madura island, off Java's north coast. Indonesia's search and rescue agency said 18 people.. IndiaTimes - Published
The death toll from two strong earthquakes in China rose to 11 on Tuesday, with 122 people injured, state media said, adding that rescuers pulled some survivors from rubble in a part of the country.. Reuters India - Published
Bihar CM Nitish Kumar held a high-level meeting on Monday evening to review the situation which has arisen due to the outbreak of the disease, which has claimed lives of 126 children in the state. Zee News - Published
Light rains brought some relief in parts of northern and western India on Monday, though heatwave conditions persisted in several states, including Bihar, where the death toll rose to 76 Firstpost - Published
At least 30 people were killed and 40 others injured after three suicide bombers, including two girls and a boy, detonated explosives at Konduga village, a remote town in Borno state, in northeastern.. Mid-Day - Published
Severe heatwave killed 29 more people in Bihar in the past 24 hours, taking the death toll over the past two days to 78, official said on Monday. However unofficially, the heatwave has claimed more.. IndiaTimes - Published Also reported by •newKerala.com
"I am very sad with the death toll due to AES. This number should have been zero if doctors were available in more numbers and would have worked at a greater pace," Muzaffarpur BJP MP said. DNA - Published