Human Development Report: Spending 4% of GDP can ensure social security net.
India also has the lowest Human Development Index (HDI) among all BRICS nations,
The musician duo, known in their professional circuit as Agnohotri Bandhu.
The minister feels that the law should protect all women, regardless of their relationship with the oppressor.
Though this is Mukherjee’s second anniversary, the preparations are at a more grand scale this year.
Over the last three years, Gujarat granted loans under this scheme only in 2012-13, to 89 people.
The National Health Profile 2013 projects a 19 per cent increase in cancer among men, and a 23 per cent increase among women by 2020.
Over the years, Vaidik has deftly positioned himself as a key adviser to the yoga guru.
I came away with the impression that he is a man that one can hold a dialogue with, said Vaidik.
Health experts welcomed the hike in taxes.
MCI is reluctant to review 150 cases to prevent existing medical seats from being scrapped.
Reacting to the Supreme Court verdict on Shariat courts, Muslim organisations Monday said the very basis of the petition questioning their legality lies in misconception over the institution. The SC, they said, has only said what was never in dispute within the community — that these courts do not have legal sanctity. They are forums […]
More than one annual confidential report termed him “not worth retaining”.
This is the latest in a series of new measures that the government has taken to keep itself and the PM aware of what is making news in the media.
Rotavirus infections are the most common cause of diarrhoea in children.
Officials in the Health Ministry fear this may be a year in the H1N1 cycle of greater fatalities.
Will tell people to shun extramarital and premarital sex,
Dasmunsi has been admitted at Apollo Hospital for several years where he is getting supportive care.
Visas uncertain, but Shia volunteers want to give their all to protect holy sites.
Draft of the amended Act extends panel’s jurisdiction to Jammu and Kashmir.
Conservative estimates suggest Dasmunsi’s stay at a private would make bill in range Rs 30,000-40,000 per day.
Clinical trial permissions have been stalled after SC rescinded regulator’s nod for 157 clinical trials.
In January, the UPA government had cleared 10,000 more seats in government medical colleges.
Appointments of six private secretaries were put on hold after the government felt the need to review cases of officers who were attached to UPA ministers .
The ministry is looking at the option of having industrial training institutes in public-private partnership mode where women can be trained in new generation vocations.
One of the areas identified is carpentry, allied activities like plumbing, carpentry, electrical works.
Departments have been told to identify “at least 10 rules or processes and even archaic Acts that are redundant”.
The Prime Minister recalled that when he had once gone to Pennsylvania, he had asked the hosts to show him the most ancient thing there.
He conceded that shortage of doctors is a big roadblock and that is the principal thing affecting availability of doctors in primary health centres.
Says can’t be removed because of govt change.
The states where the new centres will come up have not been decided yet.
As per existing rules, only 20 per cent of children in need of adoption can be given to foreign families.
Among the birds that have been spotted are the purple sunbird, hornbill, black rumped flameback, oriental white-eye and a wide variety of ducks and predatory birds.
A day after taking charge, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan showered praise on yoga guru Ramdev.
Heptulla said she would have to consult Narendra Modi on whether he wants to “inherit” the Prime Minister’s 15-point programme for minorities.
The menu of the banquet to be hosted at Rashtrapati Bhavan after the oath-taking, for about 30 people, will mirror the diversity of Indian cuisine.