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India wins UN award for initiative against hypertension

India wins UN award for initiative against hypertension

🕔07:02, 22.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) In a significant achievement and recognition to country’s efforts against hypertension, India on Wednesday won a UN award for its ‘India Hypertension Control Initiative (IHCI)’. A collaborative initiative of Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Indian

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Covid: Over 75% in 15-18 age group administered first dose

Covid: Over 75% in 15-18 age group administered first dose

🕔12:37, 9.Mar 2022

Over 75 per cent people in 15 to 18 age bracket have received the first dose of Covid vaccine, tweeted Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Wednesday. New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) Over 75 per cent people in 15 to 18

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Health Ministry to extend date for NEET-MDS by 4-6 weeks

Health Ministry to extend date for NEET-MDS by 4-6 weeks

🕔07:04, 18.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has decided to extend the date for NEET-MDS 2022 by 4-6 weeks. The date of completion of compulsory rotating internship for eligibility for admission to MDS courses may be

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India’s new Covid cases continue to decline for 2nd straight day

India’s new Covid cases continue to decline for 2nd straight day

🕔11:24, 18.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) India witnessed a substantial decrease in fresh Covid cases, reporting 2,38,018 new infections in the last 24 hours, and a total of 310 deaths, said the Union ministry of health and family welfare on Tuesday. With

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IndianOil’s CSR initiative to help eliminate TB in Punjab & UP

IndianOil’s CSR initiative to help eliminate TB in Punjab & UP

🕔17:17, 7.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 07 IndianOil has committed to support the National TB elimination Program (NTEP) in India by providing an enabling environment through integrated and prioritised intervention with City Coordination Committees, District Health Societies, Technical support groups, etc., in each of

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India reports 58,097 fresh Covid cases, Omicron tally reaches 2,135

India reports 58,097 fresh Covid cases, Omicron tally reaches 2,135

🕔12:44, 5.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) India registered a single-day rise of 58,097 Covid cases, a spike of 20,718 over the previous days total, and 534 deaths in a span of 24 hours, said the Union ministry of health and family welfare

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India reports 9,195 new Covid cases, Omicron tally reaches 781

India reports 9,195 new Covid cases, Omicron tally reaches 781

🕔11:06, 29.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) In the last 24 hours, India registered 9,195 fresh Covid-19 cases, a significant spike from the previous day’s figure of 6,358, and 302 deaths, the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Wednesday. With

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Centre aims to vaccinate entire adult population by 2021-end: Minister

Centre aims to vaccinate entire adult population by 2021-end: Minister

🕔20:12, 20.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) The Central government has set a target of vaccinating the entire adult population of the country by the end of 2021, said Bharati Pravin Pawar, Union Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare, here on

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India’s Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage exceeds 81.85 Cr

India’s Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage exceeds 81.85 Cr

🕔19:53, 21.Sep 2021

Recovery Rate currently at 97.75% 26,115 New Cases reported in the last 24 hours India’s Active Caseload (3,09,575) is 0.92% of Total Cases Weekly Positivity Rate (2.08%) less than 3% for last 88 days With the administration of 96,46,778 vaccine doses in

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BJP trained 6.88 lakh health volunteers in 43 days: Nadda

BJP trained 6.88 lakh health volunteers in 43 days: Nadda

🕔08:36, 11.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 11 In 43 days, the BJP has trained nearly 7 lakh health volunteers to fight Covid-19, BJP President J.P. Nadda said on Friday. The saffron party has also asked its workers to set a new benchmark in vaccination

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Daily Covid cases decline for 2nd day as India vax nears 70 crores

Daily Covid cases decline for 2nd day as India vax nears 70 crores

🕔13:54, 7.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 7  The decline in the daily Covid cases continued for the second consecutive day on Tuesday with 31,222 new cases registered in the last 24 hours, pushing the total cases to 33,058,843 in India as the vaccination

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Centre offers 27% OBC quota, 10% for EWS in medical admission

Centre offers 27% OBC quota, 10% for EWS in medical admission

🕔21:14, 29.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 29 The Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare decided on Thursday to provide 27 per cent reservation to Other Backward Classes (OBCs) and 10 per cent reservation to Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) in the All India Quota

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India’s COVID-19 vax coverage increases to 33.28 crore

India’s COVID-19 vax coverage increases to 33.28 crore

🕔08:25, 1.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 01  The Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Wednesday said India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage has increased to 33.28 crore. India’s cumulative vaccination coverage had crossed 33 crore on Tuesday. A total of 33,28,54,527 vaccine doses

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India’s Covid vax coverage crosses landmark of 28-cr

India’s Covid vax coverage crosses landmark of 28-cr

🕔17:48, 21.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 21  In a significant development, India’s cumulative vaccination coverage has exceeded 28 crores on Sunday, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) said on Monday. In its latest provisional report till 7 a.m. on Monday, the Ministry

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License needed to sell tobacco products in UP

License needed to sell tobacco products in UP

🕔07:22, 14.Jun 2021

Lucknow, June 14 It is now mandatory for tobacco sellers in Uttar Pradesh to take a license. The government has taken this decision keeping in mind the growing problem of tobacco and the danger it poses to public health and also

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2nd Made-in-India vax coming, deal signed for 30 cr doses

2nd Made-in-India vax coming, deal signed for 30 cr doses

🕔12:09, 3.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 3  In another landmark move in the fight against Covid-19 pandemic, the Central government has booked 30 crore doses of another Made-in-India vaccine to be manufactured by Hyderabad-based Biological-E’s Covid vaccine, which is still in final phase

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23 cr vax doses provided to states till date: Health Ministry

23 cr vax doses provided to states till date: Health Ministry

🕔17:53, 2.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 2  The Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Wednesday that more than 23 crore vaccine doses have been provided to the states and Union Territories (UTs) till date, while 1.64 crore doses are still

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More than 23 crore vaccine doses provided to States/UTs: Govt

More than 23 crore vaccine doses provided to States/UTs: Govt

🕔17:19, 31.May 2021

New Delhi, May 31 The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Monday said that more than 23 crore vaccine doses have been provided to the States/UTs and approximately 1.75 crore doses are still available with them to be administered. The

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Lowest daily new cases in 44 days, recovery rate 90%: Health Ministry

Lowest daily new cases in 44 days, recovery rate 90%: Health Ministry

🕔15:36, 28.May 2021

New Delhi, May 28  The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Friday said that India’s active caseload shows a declining trend as cases further dipped to 23,43,152 and active cases decreased by 76,755 in the last 24 hours. At

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To minimise vax wastage, on-site registration for 18-44 years enabled

To minimise vax wastage, on-site registration for 18-44 years enabled

🕔17:42, 24.May 2021

New Delhi, May 24  The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Monday initiated on-site Registration in addition to online appointment for 18-44 years age group now on CoWIN, the service is only enabled only for Government Covid Vaccination Centres

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