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Dr Rajiv Bahl new DG of ICMR

Dr Rajiv Bahl new DG of ICMR

🕔10:38, 24.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) Dr Rajiv Bahl has been appointed as the new Director General, Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and Secretary, Health Research, succeeding Dr Balram Bhargava. The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet on Friday gave its nod

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With addition of 34 new drugs, number of essential medicines goes to 384

With addition of 34 new drugs, number of essential medicines goes to 384

🕔16:22, 13.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) A total of 384 drugs have been included in the National Lists of Essential Medicines (NLEM) 2022, which was released by the Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya here on Tuesday. The list has got the addition

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PRESIDENT OF INDIA launches campaign to eradicate TB by 2025

PRESIDENT OF INDIA launches campaign to eradicate TB by 2025

🕔16:21, 9.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) President Droupadi Murmu on Friday launched an anti-TB campaign and exhorted the people to unitedly strive towards eradicating Tuberculosis (TB) from the country by 2025. “When a welfare scheme is made in the interest of people,

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Organ donation linked to tradition of common prosperity: Mandaviya

Organ donation linked to tradition of common prosperity: Mandaviya

🕔19:34, 3.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said on Saturday that the issue of organ donation is inextricably linked to our tradition of common prosperity. Addressing a gathering after virtually inaugurating the ‘Swasth Sabal Bharat’ conclave, which was

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‘Ayush industry fastest growing sector of Indian economy’

‘Ayush industry fastest growing sector of Indian economy’

🕔10:45, 26.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) Secretary, Ministry of Ayush, Rajesh Kotecha has said that the Ayush industry in “one of the fastest” growing sectors of Indian economy. Speaking to IANS on the sidelines of ‘Sanjeevani- India Heals 2022’ event, he said

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Lessons learnt from Covid could back policies to prevent, treat cancer

Lessons learnt from Covid could back policies to prevent, treat cancer

🕔07:01, 24.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) The lessons from India’s fight against the pandemic can serve as valuable beacons in our targeted policies for prevention and treatment of cancer, Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan said on Tuesday. Bhushan said this while addressing

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Centre issues advisory on ‘Tomato Flu’ to states

Centre issues advisory on ‘Tomato Flu’ to states

🕔07:00, 24.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) The Union Health Ministry has issued an advisory on ‘Tomato Flu’, also known as Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD), to the states after more than 100 cases were reported from Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Odisha and

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Honour goes to those who live for the country: Mandaviya at Padma doctors’ meet

Honour goes to those who live for the country: Mandaviya at Padma doctors’ meet

🕔07:10, 23.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) The award goes to the winner, and the honour goes to the one who lives for the country, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said at the ‘Bharat Swaasth Mahotsav’ on Monday. The event was held to

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Dedication, commitment pivotal building blocks for healthy nation: Mandaviya

Dedication, commitment pivotal building blocks for healthy nation: Mandaviya

🕔07:03, 2.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) A positive attitude and healthy mental framework, along with dedication and commitment, are pivotal building blocks for a healthy and progressive nation, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said on Monday. He was addressing the inaugural ceremony

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Health Ministry notifies new specified warnings for tobacco products

Health Ministry notifies new specified warnings for tobacco products

🕔16:29, 29.Jul 2022

New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) The Union Health Ministry on Friday notified new specified warnings for all tobacco products by making an amendment in the Cigarettes and other Tobacco Products (Packaging and Labelling) Rules, 2008. The amended rules will be applicable

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States asked to speed fund utilisation for new medical colleges

States asked to speed fund utilisation for new medical colleges

🕔06:46, 29.Jul 2022

New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) The Centre on Thursday urged 14 states to speedily accelerate utilisation of central funds and exponentially expedite completion of new medical colleges, attached with existing district or referral hospitals, approved under Centrally Sponsored Scheme for early

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Health Ministry raises alarm on monkeypox, issues guidelines

Health Ministry raises alarm on monkeypox, issues guidelines

🕔19:21, 14.Jul 2022

New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) The Union Health Ministry on Thursday asked states to increase surveillance on monkeypox, which has been reported in many countries across the world. In a letter to the states and UTs, Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan

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Time to move from ‘Volume’ to ‘Value’ leadership in Pharma market: Mandaviya

Time to move from ‘Volume’ to ‘Value’ leadership in Pharma market: Mandaviya

🕔06:19, 4.Jul 2022

New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) Let us move from ‘Volume’ to ‘Value’ leadership to capture global pharmaceutical market, said Union Health Minister Mansukh said on Saturday. He told the leaders of Pharma industry that it is time to accumulate knowledge from

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Centre has allocated over Rs 2,600cr to TN: Mandaviya

Centre has allocated over Rs 2,600cr to TN: Mandaviya

🕔06:08, 27.Jun 2022

Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Sunday said the Central government has allocated over Rs 2,600 crore towards health for Tamil Nadu under the National Health Mission, and Rs 404 crore for medical infrastructure advancement in the state under the

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Health Minister to hold review meeting to discuss rising Covid cases

Health Minister to hold review meeting to discuss rising Covid cases

🕔07:48, 23.Jun 2022

New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya will chair a review meeting on Thursday to discuss the spike in the number of Covid cases in the country. According to a source, Mandaviya will review the Covid situation with

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India has ‘strong protective shield’ of Covid vaccination: Mandaviya

India has ‘strong protective shield’ of Covid vaccination: Mandaviya

🕔07:30, 13.Jun 2022

India now has strong protective shield of over 195 crore vaccine doses, said Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya as the cumulative vaccination tally crossed this figure on Sunday. New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) India now has strong protective shield of over

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Govt releases guidelines for substance use disorders, launches app

Govt releases guidelines for substance use disorders, launches app

🕔06:25, 1.Jun 2022

The Union Health Ministry on Tuesday released a pocket book on standard treatment guidelines for substance use disorders and behavioural addictions, and a mobile app ‘Addiction-Rx’ on the occasion of ‘World No Tobacco Day 2022’. New Delhi, june 01 (IANS) The

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Digital health system great equaliser to support Universal Health Coverage: Mandaviya

Digital health system great equaliser to support Universal Health Coverage: Mandaviya

🕔06:56, 26.May 2022

Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Wednesday, in his address at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos at Congress Centre, exhorted India’s commitment to strengthen the Digital Health System and in closing the vaccine gap. New Delhi, May

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India to introduce indigenous TB infection skin test ‘c-TB’

India to introduce indigenous TB infection skin test ‘c-TB’

🕔07:09, 20.May 2022

Starting later this year, the Union government will introduce a newly approved ‘Made in India’ tuberculosis (TB) infection skin test called ‘c-TB’, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya announced on Thursday in the national capital. New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Starting later

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