In a bid to educate and motivate Indian women regarding early screening of diseases, the district medical and health department is conducting comprehensive medical check-up camps in rural and tribal areas. Early screening for diabetes, hypertension, gynaecological problems, thyroid and cancer will be covered under the initiative.
Australian activists have staged a protest near the Parliament House in Canberra for a second straight day to show their opposition to the mistreatment of the asylum seekers held at government-run offshore detention centers.
Two recent opinion polls show that “Leave” and “Remain” campaigns will have a very close contest in the upcoming referendum on Britain’s membership of the European Union, as polls results stand at about 50-50.
Yemeni army units fighting alongside popular forces have gained control of three military camps in Saudi Arabia's southwestern Najran region as the Yemenis continue with their retaliatory campaign against a deadly aggression by Riyadh.
The German far-right anti-Islam movement PEGIDA has come under investigation after one of its speakers suggested that the country must reopen Nazi-era concentration camps and house Muslims and refugees there.