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If the last person is happy then your work is done: J P Nadda

Nadda was at the Law Bhawan in Sector 37-A here to attend the birth centenary celebrations of Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya. Upadhyaya was born on September 25, 1916.

Vardhan pushes for 50% VAT on tobacco products

The health minister gave examples of Rajasthan that has 65 per cent VAT and J&K which has 40 per cent VAT.

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‘100% immunisation of kids for JE topmost priority’

Dr Harsh Vardhan, who inaugurated the Japanese Encephalitis (JE) vaccination camp at Muzaffarpur said 100 per cent immunisation of children was topmost priority of govt.

Harsh Vardhan for no exemption to bidi industry, steep rise in cigarette taxes

The minister has called for new taxation points for the politically-influential bidi industry to ensure that it is properly regulated and does not thrive on the exploitation of bidi rollers.

Had Munde worn a seat belt, he would have been alive, says Harsh Vardhan

Harsh Vardhan, said the Health Ministry will soon start a campaign on road traffic safety.

BJP ads taking undue credit for health schemes: Azad

Irked over the BJP government’s poll ads on its achievements in the health sector,especially the free ambulance scheme named as Atal Swasthya Sewa Yojana in Himachal Pradesh,Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad on Wednesday said it was forgery and cheating to take undue credit for the schemes.

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Azad reaches Jammu poll booth without ID proof, stopped from casting vote

Trouble erupted as Azad reached the polling booth carrying a voter slip which did not carry his photograph.

Pak smuggling narcotics to destroy generations: Azad

Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad on Wednesday accused Pakistan of indulging in smuggling of drugs into Punjab and Jammu and Kashmir to destroy generations

Only 5% take heroin in Punjab,most consume local drugs: Sandhu

A day after Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad accused Pakistan of indulging in smuggling of drugs into Punjab and Jammu and Kashmir to destroy generations,former professor of Amritsar’s Guru Nanak Dev University, Ranvinder Singh Sandhu,on Thursday claimed only 5.2 per cent of the population in the state consumed heroin that comes from Pakistan

Azad announces cancer hospital for Hoshiarpur

Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad on Saturday announced a tertiary cancer hospital,worth Rs 45 crore,for Hoshiarpur — the most backward district of Punjab.

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