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Columnist: SHOBHA SHUKLA

Violence against women and girls is not cultural but criminal

Violence against women and girls is not cultural but criminal

Dec 12, 2022 | Feature Article

Violence against women and girls remains the most pervasive human rights violation around the world. It manifests itself ...

Nov 28, 2022 | Feature Article

Antimicrobials have been widely used to fight diseases, including sexually transmitted infections (STIs), for nearly ...

Nov 21, 2022 | Feature Article

As the world observes the annual World Antimicrobial Awareness Week (WAAW) from November 18 to 24, the spotlight is ...

Nov 17, 2022 | Feature Article

India is a leading consumer of antibiotics and hence also carries a huge burden of drug-resistant pathogens. Between ...

Nov 7, 2022 | Feature Article

Gender equality is an essential cog-in-the-wheel of human development which is socially just and ecologically sustai ...

Aug 1, 2022 | Feature Article

Science has gifted us tools and evidence-based approaches to ensure that there is minimal risk of transmission of HI ...

Jul 29, 2022 | Feature Article

Indigenous peoples are among those in Canada where disproportionately high numbers of new HIV infections occur. Indi ...

Jul 28, 2022 | Feature Article

A new report, ldquo;In Danger rdquo;, launched by UNAIDS just ahead of the 24th International AIDS Conference (AIDS ...

Jul 25, 2022 | Feature Article

Although over four decades have passed since the first case of HIV got diagnosed globally, and commendable progress ...

Jul 24, 2022 | Feature Article

According to the article published in The Lancet last year, ldquo;transgender-specific data could benefit efforts i ...

Jul 23, 2022 | Feature Article

In the lead up to this year rsquo;s 24th International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2022), which is being held in Montreal, ...

Jul 22, 2022 | Feature Article

Lifesaving antiretroviral therapy, as well as the full range of HIV care and support services are indeed essential b ...

Jul 20, 2022 | Feature Article

Unless profiteering from illness stops, corporations which are becoming richer even during disasters and pandemics, ...

Jul 12, 2022 | Feature Article

Despite the promise by all countries to end TB by 2030 (and India to end TB by 2025), decline in TB rates, deaths, a ...

Jun 20, 2022 | Feature Article

HIV treatment and care could continue during COVID-19, thanks to intense community participation, said Daxa Patel, ...

May 20, 2022 | Feature Article

Tobacco industry-propelled epidemic of tobacco-caused diseases and untimely deaths continue to plague human developm ...

About Author
Shobha Shukla is the founding Managing Editor of CNS (Citizen News Service) and is a feminist, health and development justice advocate. She is a former senior Physics faculty of Loreto Convent College and current Coordinator of Asia Pacific Media Network to end TB & tobacco and prevent NCDs (APCAT Media).

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