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World Mosquito Day, 2014

By |2017-08-23T06:06:52+00:00August 20th, 2014|Categories: General Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

World Mosquito Day was first established on August 20, 1897, when the link between mosquitoes and malaria transmission was discovered by Sir Ronald Ross. The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine celebrated World Mosquito Day with exhibitions and parties designed for Infotainment. #453429320 / gettyimages.com   As the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak spreads in African and a scare in New Delhi, the Director of Health Services, West Bengal has asked the Darjeeling District Chief Medical Officer of Health to arrange for a three to four bed isolation ward of wither Siliguri District Hospital or North Bengal Medical College

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International Youth Day – 12th August, 2014

By |2017-08-23T06:07:25+00:00August 12th, 2014|Categories: General Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

International Youth Day (IYD) was first celebrated on 12th August 2000, after the UN General Assembly passed a resolution The UN uses celebrations like these to draw public awareness to problems surrounding a particular global demographic and IYD focuses on the youth, their issues and their contributions. International Youth Day focuses on the rights of these young people to have full access to education, adequate healthcare, employment opportunities, financial services and full participation in public life. In a climate of economic uncertainty, it is all the more important for countries to invest in opportunities for their youth to learn, earn