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HIV/AIDS treatment currently has the second biggest budget allocation from the ministry, after the allocation for vaccine procurement.

The recently signed law on HIV/AIDS allows individuals aged 15 and above to be tested for the disease without the consent of their parents or guardians, the Department of Health (DOH) said yesterday.

Russia’s space agency says it is unable to control its only radio telescope. The Spektr-R satellite is continuing to transmit signals, but scientists have been unable to control it since Friday. Rocosmos says its specialists are attempting to fix the issue. Alexander Bloshenko, an official at the agency, said that another attempt to establish control will take place on

Spektr-R has stopped receiving commands from Earth, Russian astrophysicists say.