July 09, 2021 8:49 am
Neerja Chowdhury writes: It aims to protect Brand Modi, distance the government from Covid criticism and reach out to OBCs ahead of UP poll.
July 08, 2021 12:06 pm
His departure is one of the strongest signals on the handling of the ferocious second Covid-19 wave — to the government’s detractors, it is an admission of its failure; and to its supporters, a much-needed course correction to reassure the country.
June 27, 2021 7:04 am
State Health and Family Welfare Minister Naba Kishore Das raised the issue in a letter to Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan on Saturday.
June 27, 2021 1:45 am
In his letter, the BJP MLA wrote that the alleged fraud can not take place without the “complicity of top civic authorities”.
June 10, 2021 10:18 pm
The decision came following a meeting of members of the United Nursing Forum, a representative body of nursing staff in Gujarat, with Patel, who also holds the Health portfolio, and other bureaucrats from the health department.
May 26, 2021 7:53 am
David Nabarro, one of the special envoys on Covid-19 appointed by the WHO Director-General, the old-fashioned processes of early detection, timely isolation and effective contact tracing were still the best way to contain the spread of the pandemic.
April 25, 2021 10:17 pm
Vardhan said he sees no reason why the states must complain now as they were demanding removal of restrictions on vaccine supplies to them.
April 20, 2021 5:20 am
Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan wrote a strong letter to Manmohan Singh accusing Congress leaders and party-ruled states of "spreading falsehoods” and "fuelling vaccine hesitancy… playing with the lives of our countrymen.”
April 19, 2021 10:30 pm
Manmohan Singh on Sunday wrote to Prime Minister Modi suggesting five measures to battle the COVID-19 crisis, including ramping up vaccination and boosting the supply of medicines.
April 19, 2021 7:54 am
The growing sense of alarm needs an assuring voice of leadership and a well-judged response rooted in science
July 12, 2014 4:01 pm
Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan formally handed over charge of the Delhi unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to Satish Upadhyay.
June 11, 2014 9:02 pm
In his first speech in the Lok Sabha, PM Narendra Modi talked about his “dreams” of ensuring the country's progress
May 30, 2014 4:35 pm
Union Minister for Health & Family Welfare, Harsh Vardhan commemorated World No Tobacco Day.