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No 'mixopathy', Ayurvedic doctors well trained: AYUSH minister

February 24, 2021 2:25 pm

"We are introducing an Indian system of medicine to support the practice of allopathy," AYUSH Minister Shripad Naik said, adding that it is not a competition as both the medical practices would compliment each other.

Ayush officials take strong stand against 'mixopathy', but say no conflict with modern medicine

February 11, 2021 10:04 am

At SPPU for inking a pact to form a joint consortium for research in AYUSH systems, Dr Bhushan Patwardhan, national research officer, AYUSH, skirted the issue when asked about the recent controversy over the notification.

SC sets aside Centre’s move to not lower minimum marks for dental surgery courses

February 09, 2021 9:39 am

Ruling on petitions filed by some students as well as some Andhra Pradesh colleges, a bench of Justices L Nageswara Rao and Krishna Murari said the government’s decision to not reduce the minimum marks “suffers from the vices of illegality and irrationality”.

Standards must not be lowered to certify Ayurveda postgraduates surgeons

December 15, 2020 8:45 am

This conundrum of different standards for surgical training must be solved because patient safety is far more important than the career progression of Ayurvedic postgraduates.

AYUSH Secretary says non-Hindi participants can leave meeting, sparks row

August 22, 2020 5:53 pm

The statement elicited a sharp reaction from Kanimozhi and Karti Chidambaram, who said the insistence of speaking in Hindi was "totally unacceptable".

Yoga practitioners have less chances of getting COVID-19: Union Minister

June 21, 2020 4:48 pm

"I am sure that propagation of yoga across the country and the world during the Modi-led government's tenure has helped in a big way to fight back COVID-19. Those who are practicing yoga have less chances of getting infected with COVID-19, the minister claimed.

AYUSH task force on COVID-19 looks at promising ayurvedic medicines for clinical drug trials

April 14, 2020 11:19 pm

While the Drug Controller General of India has approved the protocol of using HCQ in COVID-19 treatment due to its immunomodulatory and antiviral effects, for restricted use under emergency situations, data to support the use of HCQ and CQ for COVID-19 seem to be limited and inconclusive, researchers have said in Current Science

Bills passed in Rajya Sabha for new regulatory bodies to cover traditional medicine

March 19, 2020 2:31 am

Aside from setting up the new bodies, the two legislations aim to ensure availability of quality medical professionals of Indian systems of medicine and homoeopathy and also the adoption of the latest research.

Chandigarh: After AYUSH advisory, demand for Arsenicum Album 30 increases

March 10, 2020 3:21 am

Apart from general preventive measures of taking a balanced diet and inculcating hygienic practices, the advisory recommends one dose of Arsenic Album 30 for three days in a row on an empty stomach as a prophylactic medicine against coronavirus infections.

NTA reschedules AIAPGET 2019: Check revised schedule, admit card

June 27, 2019 5:24 pm

NTA AIAPGET: The exam will begin in the afternoon shift for all candidates. Aspirants can check the changed schedule at