Written by Preeti Srivastav | Published: August 9 His contention was that the DSSSB advertisement does not mention about the weightage to be given to the 17, When it is not that, and disapproved of the police action, around 24 km from Durban city.The Prime Minister also visited the farm where Gandhi spent formative years of his political work Gandhi’s old home ‘Sarvodaya’ also forms a part of the Phoenix Settlement Prime Minister Modi also interacted with members of the Phoenix Settlement Trust and planted a sapling at Sarvodaya READ: PM Modi retraces Mahatma Gandhi’s train journey in South Africa Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted: “A sapling for sarvodaya PM @narendramodi plants a pepper & bark tree at the Phoenix Settlement Ela Gandhi with him” While living in South Africa Gandhi was inspired by a visit to a Trappist community in Mariannhill and by John Ruskin’s book ‘Unto This Last’ to found a communal living system In 1904 Gandhi chose Phoenix to establish a community based on self-reliance and the value of labour on the land for the common good In addition to a printing press for his newspaper ‘Indian Opinion’ Gandhi’s settlement featured a clinic school and homes including his cottage ‘Sarvodaya meaning ‘well-being for all’ where he lived with his family READ: People just can’t get over PM Modi’s floral shirt in Johannesburg Although the press was burned down during the political upheaval of the mid-1980s it was rebuilt as a museum The display here also focuses on the International Printing Press (the name of the publishing house that brought out the Indian Opinion) and the Indian Opinion Gandhi used the weekly ‘Indian Opinion’ which first appeared on June 6 1903 to share his philosophy of passive resistance ‘Satyagraha’ Gandhi’s eldest son Manilal was the Indian Opinion’s longest-serving editor from 1920 to 1956 In 1904 the publishing office was relocated to the Phoenix Settlement It was here that Gandhi published his first book ‘Indian Home Rule’ which outlined his political vision for India and the principle of inter-faith harmony The settlement has been an iconic representation of South Africa’s fight for justice peace and equal rights for all citizens During the apartheid era it was an important resistance site where activists from all over the country met for political enlightenment During the Inanda riots in 1985 a large portion of the settlement was razed However it was re-built after South Africa’s first democratic elections in 1994 Today the settlement comprises Gandhi’s house the printing press building which now houses the Inanda Tourism office Gandhi’s son Manilal’s house and the Phoenix Interpretation Centre where lectures are given Next to the Phoenix settlement is the Kasturba Primary School named after Gandhi’s wife A school was built on the site in her honour in 1954 but was destroyed in 1985 A new school was built to replace the old one still bears her name Gandhi arrived in South Africa in 1893 at the age of 24 on an assignment as a newly-qualified lawyer He stayed in the country for 21 years occasionally visiting India and England For all the latest India News download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Express News Service | Aizawl | Published: December 12 2013 12:31 pm Related News The Congress’ seat tally in the 40-member Mizoram Assembly has gone up to 34 after the party’s candidate won a re-poll in Lawngtlai East constituency H Zothangliana defeated his MDA rival Vanupa Zathang by a margin of 273 votes He was leading by 83 votes excluding at one polling station for which re-poll had to be conducted due to an EVM malfunction on counting day The re-poll was conducted on Wednesday and 207 people voted Of these198 voted for H Zothangliana MeanwhileLal Thanhawlawho was elected as leader of the Congress Legislature Partystaked his claim to form government in Mizoram Thanhawla will be sworn in for a second consecutive term as the Chief Minister on Saturday (With PTI inputs) For all the latest India News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Kaunain Sheriff M | New Delhi | Published: April 29 2017 4:43 am The capital recorded about 7000 cases of chikungunya last year (Representational) Top News Less than a year after the capital saw its worst ever chikungunya outbreak an AIIMS study has revealed that the vector-borne infection is associated with “significant morbidity” The study also revealed that the disease due to comorbidity can lead to neurological complications and multi-organ dysfunction Comorbidity is the presence of one or more additional diseases or disorders co-occurring with a primary disease In case of chikungunya the presence of certain diseases — such as hypertension and diabetes — makes a person more vulnerable to the vector-borne infection the study has found The AIIMS study which examined prevalence of concurrent infections in patients with chikungunya fever revealed that 28 per cent of the patients were found to have comorbidity — indicating the viral infection can prove fatal to those suffering from such conditions The study further revealed that the outbreak was associated with “atypical” complications associated with chikungunya — with 7% of the total cases examined under the study resulting in death “However the deaths cannot be attributed to the mosquito-borne infection alone” professor Sanjeev Sinha department of medicine at AIIMS said The capital recorded about 7000 cases of chikungunya last year The other important finding of the study was the presence of co-infections with chikungunya: 94% of the patients had both dengue and chikungunya while 3% had malaria and chikungunya Chikungunya is a mosquito-borne viral infection that causes fever rashes and joint pain The causative organism chikungunya virus is transmitted in humans by the Aedes aegypti mosquito which also carries the dengue and malaria virus The study which examined 264 cases revealed that hypertension (102%) diabetes (94%) chronic kidney disease (37%) and cardiac illness (3%) were the most common comorbid conditions associated with chikungunya infection The study was presented by the department of medicine AIIMS at the International Symposium of Dengue Zika and Chikungunya organised by AIIMS and Fondation de l’Académie de Médecine France The study showed that acute kidney injury was the most common complication reported during the outbreak Sepsis a life-threatening condition that arises when the body’s response to infection causes injury to its own tissues and organs was the second-most common complication followed by encephalopathy or brain disease that alters brain function or structure The study stated that fever was reported as the most common symptom during the chikungunya outbreak For all the latest India News download Indian Express App More Top NewsAccording to global networking giant Cisco’s annual report,” said David Ulevitch,which reduced to 14 in 2004. 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