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After Maken-Sheila Show Of Unity, Arvinder Lovely Rejoins Congress

After Maken-Sheila Show Of Unity, Arvinder Lovely Rejoins Congress

I left painfully because of some differences caused by a communication gap. "Ideologically, I was a misfit in the BJP", Lovely added. After meeting BJP president, Lovely stated that many Congress leaders now feel suffocated as the Congress party is not what it used to be.


United Kingdom aid chief warns charities after Oxfam sex scandal

United Kingdom aid chief warns charities after Oxfam sex scandal

England and Wales's charity regulator is now investigating Oxfam's safeguarding procedures after it said the charity hadn't disclosed the full details of an internal inquiry into sex abuse allegations by its aid staff in Haiti . I never gave them money. Earlier this week, Mordaunt's predecessor as worldwide development secretary Priti Patel said she had faced a lack of support from DfID officials when she had tried to ensure accountability on aid effectiveness and allegations sexual ...


Women Who Clean at Home or Work Have Faster Lung Decline

Women Who Clean at Home or Work Have Faster Lung Decline

According to a study in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine , lung health declined faster for "women responsible for cleaning at home", with things like cleaning sprays contributing to that effect. In fact, the decline in lung function capacity among cleaners was found to be comparable to smoking nearly 20 pack-years. Previous studies have looked at the short-term effect of cleaning chemicals on asthma , but this work looked at the longer term.


State Reports 153rd Flu Death This Season

State Reports 153rd Flu Death This Season

Nathan Ham, emergency room medical director at Medical City Las Colinas. "This has certainly been the worst year I've seen", said Laney. The death investigation is still in its early stages, he said. And, the Flu B strain is increasingly worrying health authorities. A flu shot is encouraged for anyone over the age of 6 months who hasn't been immunized.


Some patients still reluctant to get flu shot as death toll climbs

Some patients still reluctant to get flu shot as death toll climbs

The CDC said the flu vaccine is usually more effective against type B viruses and H1N1 than it is against H3N2. A study in Australia suggested the vaccine would be only about 10 percent effective against the H3N2 virus, and a preliminary study from Canada two weeks ago put that figure at 17 percent.


Myanmar's home affairs minister visits Bangladesh to discuss repatriation deal

Myanmar's home affairs minister visits Bangladesh to discuss repatriation deal

Grandi said . "UNHCR presence and access throughout the state are essential to monitor protection conditions, provide independent information to refugees, and accompany returns as and when they take place". As for the mass grave in Inn Din, Suan said the military's investigation found that 10 members of the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army - the Rohingya insurgent group that carried out attacks on security forces August 25 - were arrested September 1.