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State Health Department Hosts World TB Day Event

State Health Department Hosts World TB Day Event

But as a disease, people should know that TB is both preventable and curable. In case you are continuously coughing for more than 3 weeks, you experience a pain in the chest; you bleed when you cough; you feel exhausted all the time; you experience chills and have fever; you experience weight loss or a significant loss of appetite, there are chances you have TB.


More than 2500 cancer cases a week could be avoided

More than 2500 cancer cases a week could be avoided

Prof Mel Greaves, a cancer biologist at the Institute of Cancer Research, in London, said the study was an "endorsement" of the idea that many cancers were potentially preventable. More than 3,500 cases of cancer a year in Northern Ireland could be prevented through simple lifestyle changes. Janet Boak, 55, was diagnosed with womb cancer four years ago and says her weight and lifestyle were to blame.


Karti Chidambaram granted bail in INX media laundering case

Karti Chidambaram granted bail in INX media laundering case

September 22: CBI tells Supreme Court that Karti was prevented from travelling overseas as he was allegedly closing several of his foreign bank accounts. The CBI had claimed that M/s Global Communication Services Holdings Ltd had sought FIPB approval for United States dollars 800 million for which only the CCEA was competent, but Chidambaram had given approval to the firm in March 2006.


AU Sees Free Trade as Milestone to Integration and Unity

AU Sees Free Trade as Milestone to Integration and Unity

Once the free trade area is established, the ambition is to take further steps that echo the creation of the European Union - like a customs union, a common market, and even a single currency, says Matthew Davies, editor of the BBC's Africa Business Report.


Mohammed bin Salman welcomed at White House

Mohammed bin Salman welcomed at White House

Prince Mohammed capped his rapid rise to power last June by replacing his elder cousin Prince Mohammed bin Nayef, who had close relationships with United States intelligence and defense circles, as Crown Prince. Trump ducked a question about the issue on Tuesday. He warned that a withdrawal could increase civilian casualties and would embolden the Houthi rebels, who have fired missiles at Saudi Arabia and targeted ships off Yemen's coast.


Delhi High Court sets aside AAP MLAs' disqualification

Delhi High Court sets aside AAP MLAs' disqualification

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal , responding to the verdict said , "Truth has triumphed. State of Assam, it is the law of the land that such laws appointing people as parliamentary secretaries is without legislative competence and therefore any person having held such position must be disqualified", she said.