Wednesday, Dec 07, 2022

Health and Family Welfare


Karnataka: Two-day health camp in Chikkaballapur screens two lakh people, organisers claim to set new world record

May 16, 2022 8:06 am

The health camp – Bruhat Arogya Tapasane and Chikitsya Mela – offered free consultation, testing, diagnosis and treatment to patients from economically weaker sections.

Bengaluru: 317 new Covid cases in Karnataka; ‘situation not alarming’, says advisory committee

December 15, 2021 9:39 pm

As many as 301 persons were discharged, taking the number so far to 29,55,766. There are 7,236 active cases in the state.

Bengaluru News Highlights: Puneeth Rajkumar's last rites to be performed with full state honours

January 04, 2022 10:56 am

Puneeth Rajkumar Death News Highlights, Kannada Superstar Puneeth Rajkumar passes away: According to a statement issued by Vikram Hospital, Rajkumar was non-responsive when brought in and was in cardiac asystole.

Six-member Central team to visit Kerala today amid rise in Covid cases

July 30, 2021 7:34 am

BJP blames relaxations; CPM cites serosurvey, says give vaccines not free advice

‘Shame, betrayal’: Kin of Jaipur Golden dead seek accountability

July 22, 2021 8:10 am

"It's a shame", "This is a betrayal" were among messages posted on the group that family members had formed to fight a legal case against the hospital, where 21 people had died after a dip in oxygen supply.

Power pangs: MIA highlights issues, writes to CM, CS seeking urgent solution

July 09, 2021 3:12 am

On Tuesday, they had met the Minister for Industries and Commerce to seek a way out of the current situation.

Black fungus: Delhi government sets up expert panel to ‘streamline and systemize' supply of Amphotericin-B

May 19, 2021 12:37 pm

The Committee will meet twice daily to scrutinize the applications and the decisions of these meetings will be shared with stakeholders including the rationale in the case of rejections.

UPSC advertises for vacancies in Ministry of Defence, Health and Family Welfare; apply now

September 28, 2020 11:22 am

UPSC recruitment 2020: There are in total 42 vacant posts, which included 19 vacancies in Ministry of Defence and 23 in Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. The online application process will be closed on October 15 at

Safety of Low-calorie Sweeteners used in Sugar Free confirmed by Regulatory Authorities worldwide

July 31, 2020 9:28 pm

When used in place of sugar, low calorie sweeteners like Sugar Free can help reduce the net calorie intake and assist in weight management.

Worldwide, the number of men using tobacco products has finally started to decline: WHO

December 20, 2019 9:21 am

Four out of five tobacco users globally are men, so declines of tobacco consumption in males marks a turning point for the fight against tobacco.