New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday referred to the constitution bench a plea for voluntary passive euthanasia in the case of a person who is terminally ill and in medical opinion there is little hope of revival and recovery.
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 10:38:04 PM
Hyderabad, Feb 25 (IANS) L.V. Prasad Eye Institute, known for its expertise and experience in rehabilitation of the blind and visually impaired, is developing an exclusive website for the blind.
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 10:18:04 PM
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) The government is keen to create human resource as well as infrastructure in the health sector, Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said Tuesday.
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 9:14:05 PM
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) A forum on Tuberculosis - which has former and current parliamentarians as members - has urged political parties to include control of the disease in their election manifestos for the Lok Sabha polls.
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 8:12:04 PM
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) A healthcare system resting on the trinity of availability, quality and affordability is the sign of a developed country, President Pranab Mukherjee said Tuesday.
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 7:12:24 PM
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) India is hopeful that it will reach the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) target of achieving the under-five mortality of 42 per 1,000 live births by 2015, a health ministry official said Tuesday.
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 6:04:03 PM
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) A parliamentary committee has recommended that India's meat export policy be reviewed within three months, an animal protection agency said Tuesday.
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 1:52:13 PM
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Representatives of the global medical devices industry Monday welcomed the health ministry's move to examine the recommendations of the standing committee on the drugs and cosmetics amendments bill.
Monday, February 24, 2014 7:48:04 PM
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee Sunday said tuberculosis (TB) cannot be controlled globally unless it is controlled in India.
Sunday, February 23, 2014 2:50:04 PM
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) A new vaccine has been included under the Universal Immunisation Programme (UIP) in the past three years, parliament was informed Friday.
Friday, February 21, 2014 9:06:11 PM
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