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Updated : 3 years, 2 months ago IST
Quetta (Balochistan) [Pakistan], Jan. 23 (ANI): Once again polio vaccination team has been targeted in Quetta city of Pakistan.
Updated : 3 years, 3 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 10 (ANI): Para athlete Sakina Khatun, who was struck down by polio when she was just one-and-a-half years old, will not represent India at next year's Commonwealth Games in the Gold Coast, Australia despite being at the number two spot in CWG and Asian rankings.
Updated : 3 years, 4 months ago IST
Rome [Italy], Nov.14 (ANI): Italy has granted 4.3 million Euros to Afghanistan to eradicate polio and improve the nutritional status of children under the age of five.
Updated : 3 years, 5 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], November 1 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday urged all to take a national resolve that by 2022, every child born with clubfoot gets access to treatment as soon as the condition is diagnosed.
Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], October 29 (ANI): Hollywood actor Andrew Garfield, who will be seen playing the real-life polio patient Robin Cavendish in 'Breathe', is proud to play the role and for getting the chance to understand the man.
Updated : 3 years, 7 months ago IST
Washington D.C.[USA], Mar. 5 (ANI): Nearly 200 million cases of polio, measles, mumps, rubella, varicella, adenovirus, rabies and hepatitis A -- and approximately 450,000 deaths from these diseases -- were prevented in the U.S. alone between 1963 and 2015 by vaccination, researchers estimate
Davos [Switzerland], Jan. 20 (ANI): Microsoft founder and head of the Melinda Gates Foundation, Bill Gates met Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum at Davos on Thursday and appreciated the country's effort in eradication of polio.
New Delhi [India], Dec. 3 (ANI): On the World Disability Day, Narayan Seva Sansthan- a charitable organization that runs one of the largest charitable hospitals in the country for Specially-abled people, in particular polio and by birth disabled, is organising an Free of cost Artificial Limb
Peshawar [Pakistan], Sept. 16 (ANI): With Pakistan still struggling to become a polio free country, its Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province faces the challenge of how to counter militant attacks on vaccinators.
Islamabad, July 24 (ANI): A three-day anti-polio drive will commence in ten districts of Pakistan's Balochistan province.