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New Covid-19 strain likely to be more dangerous: Report

Live Mint 26 Nov 2022
A recent South African laboratory study using Covid-19 samples from an immunosupressed individual has showed that the virus evolved to become more pathogenic, reported Bloomberg on 26 November.The study, that used Covid-19 samples over six months, indicated that a new variant ...

Meet Mzansi’s top chefs

Independent online (SA) 26 Nov 2022
Molefe uses African ingredients which have been "forgotten about" but are now being sourced from several markets ... Following her dreams, Itsweng packed her bags and escaped to New York, where she worked at the legendary South African restaurant Madiba in Brooklyn and studied at Peter Kump’s cooking school.

IIT in Tanzania can be hub for technology education in Africa: Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan

The Times of India 25 Nov 2022
. An Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in Tanzania can be a hub for in Africa, Union Dharmendra Pradhan said here on Thursday ... He also proposed setting up of a skill centre in Zanzibar ... NEP is creating new avenues for education in India. I invited Tanzanian & African students to Study in India," Pradhan said in a series of tweets ... .

Dharmendra Pradhan holds bilateral talks with counterparts from Mauritius, Tanzania, Zimbabwe and Ghana

Financial Express 24 Nov 2022
He also said that NEP is creating new avenues for education in India. Pradhan invited Tanzanian and African students to Study in India.Also Read. 60% students believe overseas degree would provide higher salary in India, reveals Leap-Ipsos Study Abroad report 2022 ... As per AISHE data(2019-20), a total of 11083 African students are studying in India.

People living with HIV and unvaccinated for Hepatitis B at higher risk of new infections

Joy Online 24 Nov 2022
This study is very important especially for the African Region because the burden of hepatitis B infection is highest in this part of the world – the WHO Western Pacific Region and the WHO African Region, records that 116 million and 81 million people, respectively, are chronically infected.

US value-based diplomacy undermines its alliances in the Middle East 21 Nov 2022
Ambitious as it is, the strategy will ultimately go nowhere, as the world and the region are awakening to a totally new global context ... Jin Liangxiang is Senior Research Fellow with the Center for West Asian and African Studies, Shanghai Institutes for International Studies.

How do PFAS enter our bodies? Researchers want to find out

Union Leader 15 Nov 2022
The new research will build on the results of a previous study which focused on a group of African American women and their children living in the Atlanta area, said Prinn Panuwet, an assistant professor of environmental health at Emory involved in both efforts ... However, new ...

Glasgow University to address disease diagnosis in Africa

Eweekly 15 Nov 2022
Cohort events will provide this new generation of researchers with the tools to become leading contributors in the fight against diseases in Africa ... “Didida is a multidisciplinary project that combines health research, socio-economic studies and digital innovation leading to new impacts in clinical diagnostics and engineering.

North Adams: MCLA public policy lecturer named

The Berkshire Eagle 14 Nov 2022
Eddie Glaude Jr., a New York Times bestselling author and the chairman of Princeton’s Department of African Studies, will present the 2022 Michael S ... ....

Akufo-Addo sacks Minister at Finance Ministry for taking bribes

Ghana Business News 14 Nov 2022
Charles Adu Boahen ... Prof Adu Boahen who died on May 24, 2006 was the first Ghanaian to receive a PhD in African History at the School of Oriental and African Studies in 1959. He was the presidential candidate of the ruling New Patriotic Party in the 1992 general elections. In a Facebook post on his page, the Vice President said the following ... ....

Rev. Calvin O. Butts III, Abyssinian Baptist Church pastor, passes at 73

Victoria Advocate 13 Nov 2022
New York Gov ... Much of this was done with the Partnership of New York City program ... his lifetime in New York, beginning in early childhood ... He served as an adjunct professor in the African Studies Department at City College, New York, and Black Church History at Fordham University.

The Arab League's role in the Nile dam dispute

The New Arab 10 Nov 2022
The director of the African program at the Al-Ahram Center for Political and Strategic Studies in Cairo told The New Arab that "this support is not based on ethnicity in the sense of ‘Arabs versus Africans’, because the proposition that Ethiopia is promoting in this point is a ...

Rand study offers revealing findings about Black American veterans

Stars and Stripes 10 Nov 2022
Black veterans are less likely to be chronic marijuana smokers than their white counterparts and enjoy a higher standard of living than African Americans who never joined the military, according to a new study that examined life outcomes for veterans ... African Americans represent 13.4% of the overall U.S.

Birds evolve different body temperatures in different climates: New study of 53 African species

Phys Dot Org 09 Nov 2022
Intriguingly, when we conducted a study to measure how much heat 53 bird species in southern Africa could stand, we found that species vary greatly in the way they handle heat ... New study of 53 African species (2022, November 9) retrieved 9 November 2022 from https.//

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