Children, extended family members among U.S. church shooting victims

Children, extended family members among U.S. church shooting victims

A Teddy bear lies under police tape at a makeshift memorial for those killed in the shooting at the First Baptist Church of Sutherland, Texas, U.S., November 6, 2017. REUTERS/Rick Wilking   November 7(Reuters) – An 18-month-old child, a pregnant mother of five and three generations of a single family were among the victims of […]

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Suffer little children to come unto me….: Gospel according to St. Luke   Christopher Brauchli CommonDreams   In Brazil it is caused by the mosquito. In Flint it is caused by the politician. The one is not completely understood. The other is understood all too well. Both have inflicted untold harm on their victims and […]

‘Many Indian children, mothers healthier than ever’

‘Many Indian children, mothers healthier than ever’

By Prachi Salve The Andaman and Nicobar Islands, a union territory, reported India’s lowest infant mortality rate (deaths per 1,000 live births) and under-five mortality rate (deaths per 1,000 children) among 13 states and two union territories for which data was released this week.   Madhya Pradesh (MP) reported the highest infant mortality rate (IMR) […]