Category Archives: World News

Permanent solution to Malaria?

A genetically modified fungus has wiped out malaria-carrying mosquitoes in a month and a half, in trial runs in west Africa. Researchers from Burkina Faso and the University of Maryland supercharged a naturally occurring parasite of the anopheles mosquitoes, a major carrier of the malaria parasite which kills 400,000 people a year. It wiped out more than 99% of mosquitoes

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Big diplomatic win for India;

India has achieved a major diplomatic victory . The Jaish-e-Mohammed founder Masood Azhar is now declared a global terrorist by the UN Security Council. This could be achieved after China decided against putting up a technical hold on the declaration. A veto-wielding permanent member of the UN Security Council, China was the only hold-out in the 15-nation body on the

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