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© ASSOCIATED PRESS FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2018, file photo, former Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif leaves after appearing in a court in Lahore, Pakistan. Sharif, who was convicted of corruption, has left the country and is traveling to London for medical treatment. (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary, File)
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Maldives, Sri Lanka eliminate measles and rubella, ahead of 2023 target

Colombo, July 8 (newsin.asia) - Maldives and Sri Lanka were today verified for having eliminated rubella, making them the first two countries in WHO South-East Asia Region to achieve measles and rubella elimination ahead of the 2023 target. “Protecting all children against these killer and debilitating diseases is an important step in our endeavor to achieve healthier population and health...

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All political activities suspended in Maldives

March 9 (PSM News) - Political parties of Maldives have suspended all campaign activities for upcoming local council elections (LCE) and women's development committee (WDC) elections. The political parties said the decision was made to ensure the safety of citizens and to avoid public gatherings following the confirmation of COVID-19 cases in Maldives. In this regard, the main ruling party,...

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