“There is no such thing as absolute fundamental right. The right to eat beef is subject to ‘reasonable restrictions’ in the Constitution. Soon, a national ban will be announced on cow slaughter and consumption,"said BJP leader Subramanian Swamy.
he most noticeable decline in tobacco use was amongst youngsters aged 15-24 years. Between 2010 and 2016, prevalence of tobacco among teenagers (15-17 years) shot down from 9.6 per cent to 4.4 per cent.
The FDA report, sent to the Maharashtra government, the Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) and the NPPA, has stated that intraocular lens must be included in the definition of ‘drug’ under Drug Price Control Order 2013
A detailed study of 12 hospitals, distributors and importers by the FDA in Maharashtra, Delhi and Chennai found that private hospitals were earning a profit margin of 25 to 472 per cent on six varieties of balloon catheter and 50 to 529 per cent on four brands of guiding catheter.
An e-cigarette or an Electronic Nicotine Delivery System (ENDS) is a smoking battery-operated device that uses liquid nicotine, propylene glycol, water, glycerin and flavour to give a user the sense of smoking a real cigarette.
While National Aids control Organisation (NACO) programme conducts active screening and treatment of HIV infection, making considerable dent in new cases, hepatitis has no active screening campaign under central or state government.
Despite the provision of midday meals, malnutrition in Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC)-run schools stands at a significant 34 per cent, with 64,681 of 1.89 lakh screened children found malnourished in 2015-16. The malnourishment status has worsened over the past three years, showing a rise of over five times since 2013. Government data accessed by NGO […]