poor sanitary conditions

Ghana turns to India to fight mountains of waste

July 22nd, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Accra, July 22 (IANS) Ghana is turning to India to procure equipment worth $10 million to tackle mounting waste and poor sanitary conditions in its capital Accra and other urban ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Principal, 18 teachers of MCD schools suspended

November 27th, 2010 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) The Municipal Corporation of Delhi Saturday suspended a principal and 18 regular teachers of its schools while terminating contracts of 14 other teachers for absenteeism and dereliction ... Read more...

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Haiti cholera deaths top 1,500

November 26th, 2010 - 5:48 am ICT by IANS
Port-au-Prince, Nov 26 (IANS) An estimated 1,523 people have died of cholera and the epidemic could last for years in Haiti, the Pan-American Health Organization (PAHO) has said.According to the ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Now Canada complains about Games ceremonies

October 3rd, 2010 - 10:27 am ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Oct 3 (IANS) Having complained about every aspect of the Commonwealth Games and taking their reservations about India's ability to hold the show to ridiculous levels, Canada reportedly even ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

13 kids die of infectious diseases in Uttar Pradesh village

January 9th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 9 (IANS) Thirteen children have died due to "infectious diseases" in the last three weeks in an Uttar Pradesh village, bringing the health authorities under the scanner. People of Rajthal village ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

UN strongly warns Lanka over continued holding of civilians in refugee camps

September 12th, 2009 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 12 (ANI): The United Nations has strongly warned Sri Lanka that the world body cannot continue funding indefinitely the huge refugee camps in the north of the country, and asked ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Over 8000 run for polio awareness in Lucknow

February 23rd, 2008 - 5:25 pm ICT by admin
Lucknow, Feb 23 (ANI): Over 8000 people took part in a 12-kilometre half long marathon organised by the Uttar Pradesh Olympic Association today to spread awareness about polio and ways to eradicate ... Read more...

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