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Category: Children and disabilities
Last updated: Jan 20 2018 02:43 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Pulse polio campaign to be held on January 28 20.1.2018 Hindu: National
To cover nearly 3.74 lakh children in Vellore district
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A mini-ratna that lends a hand and more to the disabled 19.1.2018 BusinessLine - Pulse
Artificial Limbs Manufacturing Corpn reaches out to 2 lakh disabled people every year through government schemes and NGO partnerships
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I fear nine-to-five jobs, says 'Gone Girl' actor Scoot McNairy 19.1.2018 Hindu: Home
Actor Scoot McNairy on overcoming learning disabilities, his fear of desk jobs, and his upcoming thrillers
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Aadhaar for every Indian? Or just a select few? 19.1.2018 Rediff: Business
The stories of exclusions illustrate so tragically, the need of the hour is to bolster biometrics and 'smart' technologies with something more old-fashioned - the good old fashioned, compassionate human touch, says Geetanjali Krishna.
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2 anti-polio campaigners killed in Pakistan 18.1.2018 Hindu: International
Gunmen in Quetta, Pakistan shot and killed two women working on a polio eradication campaign on Thursday, the latest in a string of attacks on efforts to protect children from the crippling and somet...
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Panacea, Serum in deal for six-in-one paediatric vaccine 18.1.2018 General News
Vaccine maker Panacea Biotec on Thursday announced a deal with rival Serum Institute of India to manufacture a six-in-one paediatric vaccine to protect kids against six diseases, including polio, diphtheria, tetanus and hepatitis B.
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Militants kill mother-daughter polio workers in Pakistan 18.1.2018 Hindustan Times - world
Polio teams have routinely been a target of militants after the Taliban spread rumours that the vaccination drives were a front for espionage or a conspiracy to sterilise Muslims.
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No country for polio workers? Gunmen in Pakistan kill two women working on... 18.1.2018 DNA: Bangalore
No country for polio workers? Gunmen in Pakistan kill two women working on...
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Two Women Working to Eradicate Polio Killed by Gunmen in Pakistan 18.1.2018 The Wire

No group claimed responsibility for the killings in the southwestern city of Quetta but such attacks have in the past been carried out by Islamist militants, who oppose the immunisation of children as un-Islamic.

The post Two Women Working to Eradicate Polio Killed by Gunmen in Pakistan appeared first on The Wire.

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Straddles two streams with ease 18.1.2018 Hindu: Cities
Mala Ramadorai’s music reflects the aspects of both Hindustani and Carnatic music
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2 polio vaccinators shot dead in Pakistan 18.1.2018 General News
Two polio vaccinators -- a mother and a daughter -- were shot dead on Thursday by unidentified men on motorcycles in Pakistan's Quetta city.
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Gunmen in Pakistan kill two women working to eradicate polio 18.1.2018 Reuters: World News
QUETTA, Pakistan (Reuters) - Gunmen in Pakistan shot and killed two women working on a polio eradication campaign on Thursday, the latest in a string of attacks on efforts to protect children from the crippling and sometimes deadly disease.
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Gunmen In Pakistan Kill Mother, Daughter Working To Eradicate Polio 18.1.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Gunmen in Pakistan shot and killed two women working on a polio eradication campaign on Thursday, the latest in a string of attacks on efforts to protect children from the crippling and sometimes...
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Panacea Biotech, Serum collaborate on six-in-one vaccine 18.1.2018 HBL: Companies
Vaccine maker Panacea Biotec has signed two long-term agreements with Serum Institute of India and its wholly-owned subsidiary Bilthovan Biologicals BV, involving a fully liquid six-in-one vaccine. U...
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Pulse polio campaign on Jan 28 in Chikkamagaluru 17.1.2018 Deccan Herald - News

Pulse polio programme will be held on January 28 and health department officials have been instructed to give wide publicity to the programme, DHO M K Srirangaiah said.

Chairing a preparatory meeting here on Wednesday, he said that banners should be put up in TMC, CMC and gram panchayat limits. Pulse polio administering booths should be opened at shandy, temple fair, railway station, bus stand, and in slums too.

DHO Mallikarjuna said that pulse polio would be administered to 97,682 children in the district. As many as 857 centres will be opened, he said.

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Over 2 lakh children to get polio vaccine 17.1.2018 The Hindu - Tamil Nadu
A total of 2,28,966 children below the age of five will be covered by an intensified pulse polio immunisation campaign that will be held on January 28 and March 11 in Tiruvannamalai.Collector K.S. Ka...
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Competition aims to build confidence of special kids 16.1.2018 Hindu: News
More than 800 students from BMC-run schools take part in skill development contests
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Army to launch Aadhaar-based grievance redressal system 15.1.2018 All News-IANS Stories
The Indian Army will launch a new online grievance redressal system which will be based on Aadhaar number, Army chief General Bipin Rawat said on Monday.
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2 charred to death in car accident 15.1.2018 General News
Two people were charred to death in a fire that engulfed their car after it was hit by vehicle on a highway in Wazirganj area here, police said today. The accident took place late last night on the Moradabad- Farukhabad highway. Nirvesh (30) and his brother-in-law Dinesh (28) got trapped in the car and died in the fire, they said. Nirvesh's son Dev (10) managed to escape with minor injuries, police said. The matter is being investigated.
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Music and dance reviews 14.1.2018 Deccan Herald - Supplements
Harmany at Harmonium habba Harmonium is effectively used alongside Indian classical music. It is a popular, widely used accompaniment and occasionally we also hear Harmonium solo recitals. Many of our Hindustani vocalists are also harmonium players and it is widely used in semiclassical, devotional and light music also. Stalwarts like Vittal Rao Koregawankar, Panchakshari Gavai, Puttaraj Gavai, Vasanth Kanakapura, Seshadri Gavai - are some of the prominent Harmonium players of yesteryears. So also in Carnatic music we had Arunachalappa, H Bhima Rao, Palladam Venkataramana Rao and in stage music artistes like Seshagiri Rao, R Paramashivan - have rendered yeomen services. Pandith Rambhau Bijapure, a state Academy Award winner, was not only an outstanding harmonium player but also a great teacher. His birth centenary was celebrated last week by the Bijapure Harmonium Foundation, in a unique way. A Hundred Harmonium Ensemble (Shatha Samvadini Vaadana) lead by Dr Ravindra Gururaj Katoti - was probably the ...
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