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Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Shailaja Chandra


The writer is a former secretary to the government of India and former chief secretary, Delhi

Marking the boundaries
Thu, Jul 05, 2018

Delhi LG and bureaucracy can continue to influence a host of policy matters in Delhi.

One man’s meat…
Thu, May 17, 2018

Antibiotics in poultry harm non-meat eaters as well. India should follow the example of EU, US and China in regulating the industry.

Letting Delhi down
Thu, Feb 22, 2018

Chaos and bedlam at the top is shaking the load-bearing pillars — political executive and bureaucracy

Heed the patient
Fri, Jan 05, 2018

National Medical Commission Bill must address the needs of the consumer rather than the interests of medical practitioners and quacks.

A half cure
Thu, Mar 23, 2017

New National Health Policy checks some boxes but sidesteps basic concerns. It leaves too much to the states on maintaining standards

Bitter Medicine
Tue, Nov 01, 2016

Consumer must be protected from misleadingly advertised ayurvedic diabetes drugs

Three states hold the key
Fri, Jul 15, 2016

India’s population stabilisation programmes require the dedicated attention of the CMs of Bihar, UP and Rajasthan.