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Beyond binaries

A multi-pronged approach is needed to ensure the socio-economic uplift of the transgender community.

HIV cases on rise in Tripura, Mizoram and Manipur, state govt calls for new initiatives

According to a report by the Tripura State AIDS Control Society (TSACS), 1313 HIV cases were identified in Tripura till October this year, 513 among these were female while 65 others were children.


Mizoram: On the eve of World Aids Day, a concert to promote HIV testing

The main reasons behind the severe number of HIV diagnosed cases in Mizoram are unsafe sex, followed by sharing of needles and syringes by drug users and sexual intercourse between homosexual partners, according to the Mizoram State Aids Control Society.

World AIDS Day 2017: 7 frequently asked questions (FAQs) about AIDS

Over the years, various organisations have worked towards elevating the awareness about AIDS. However, even today there does seem to be many misconceptions attached to the topic. On World AIDS Day, here's a list of the frequently asked questions curated by NACO and WHO.

Social media campaign on AIDS, #TreatmentForAll, picks up across the Net

On World AIDS Day, a few influencers have come together to launch a social media campaign called #TreatmentForAll.

World AIDS Day: India slashes aid to programme after major success fighting it

There are an estimated 10 lakh people currently living in India with HIV (PLHIV)


AIDS: Where India stands on HIV control

India has the third highest number of estimated people living with HIV in the world.

AIDS campaigners say pandemic has finally reached tipping point

The world has finally reached "the beginning of the end" of the AIDS pandemic that has infected and killed millions in the past 30 years.

School notes

The event saw young participants from ICSE schools of Mumbai putting up over 50 exhibits,comprising innovative working models and investigation based projects.

School notes: DAV holds ‘Reading Together’ activity

DAV Public School,Sector 8-C organised a ‘Reading Together’ activity for a duration of 2014 seconds,where the whole school came to a halt for 33 minutes and 12 seconds.

World AIDS Day Photos

World AIDS Day: The battle against the pandemic still on

The AIDS pandemic began more than 30 years ago and has killed up to 40 million people worldwide. On World AIDS Day, here's showcasing some inspiring pictures from across the globe that fill us with hope.