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Water purification plant donated to flood-hit village school 21.8.2019 The Assam Tribune
Water purification plant donated to flood-hit village school
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Over 5.80 lakh abortions performed every year in State 21.8.2019 The Assam Tribune
Over 5.80 lakh abortions performed every year in State
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Tea industry may fail to pay 20 pc bonus this year 21.8.2019 The Assam Tribune
Tea industry may fail to pay 20 pc bonus this year
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You can seek treatment at home under home health care policy 21.8.2019 DNA
You need to see the terms and conditions of the policy you are covered under for the same
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Work your way to financial freedom 21.8.2019 DNA
Creating financial mileposts at regular intervals will help keep one alert and focused
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Mere 1/3 of Dahi Handi pathaks get insured this year 21.8.2019 DNA
According to the insurance company, most of the mandals approached last moment to get the insurance as they wait for sponsors to help them financially to get them insured
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Bengaluru: Wet spell leads to rise in dengue cases 21.8.2019
Bengaluru: No let-up in the rain in and around the city over the last few days and puddles of stagnant water have led to a spurt in dengue cases across the city. But the BBMP has failed miserably to curb the menace. It has admitted that there is a jump of nearly 1,000 cases from last month and the total number of cases has crossed 5,000. As per BBMP data, the city has reported 5,224 cases, of which action has been taken against 4,322 cases, while 907 cases are still pending in the core and outer zones of the BBMP. The core zone includes East, South and West of Bengaluru, while the outer zone includes Mahadevapura, Bommanahalli, RR Nagar, Yelahanka and Dasarahalli. The highest increase was seen in the first week of July when 641 cases were reported. Between July 29 and August 4, 618 cases were registered. From 140 cases in April, it has gone up to over 5,000 now. BBMP Chief Health Officer (public health) Dr B.K. Vijendra said, "Even after the patients are treated, they will have a "carrier ...
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Iva’s removal as designated FDA officer ‘violates’ FSS Act 21.8.2019 Goa News – The Navhind Times
Panaji: Divesting Iva Fernandes of her powers by the health department as South Goa designated officer of the Food and Drugs Department (FDA) without citing any reasons could be in violation of the Food Safety and Standards (FSS) Act, 2006. Section 88 of the FSS Act clearly mentions about ‘protection of action taken in good …
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Most Indians feel napping may improve work productivity 21.8.2019 The Shillong Times
A new survey found that most Indians felt napping at work might improve productivity, adding that a nap room could contribute towards better workflow. For the results, Wakefit.co, an online sleep solutions start-up, conducted a nation-wide survey to emphasise the importance of sleep wellness in the workplace. The ‘Right to Work Naps’ survey, conducted with […]
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Uprightness Punished 21.8.2019 Editorial – The Navhind Times
By punishing Iva, government is violating provisions of FSSA A complaint has been lodged with the chief executive officer of Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) against health department’s order of divesting Iva Fernandes as South Goa designated officer of state Food and Drugs Administration (FDA). Iva was in limelight after she led …
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Telangana partly clears Arogyasri dues 21.8.2019

Hyderabad: The Telangana state government has disbursed Rs 560 crore to private hospitals and nursing homes as part of the Aarogyasri Healthcare Scheme dues following which the latter have decided to call of the strike.

The Telangana Aarogyasri Hospitals Association and Telangana Super Speciality Hospitals Association have agreed to take in patients from Wednesday.

The amount due from the government to these hospitals is Rs 490 cores.

Health minister Etala Rajender said, “We will release amounts every month to small hospitals so that they can continue the scheme without any pending bills. There is also a necessity felt to review the MoUs which was signed by hospitals in 2007 and 2012.” The load on government hospitals increased as the private hospitals were not admitting patients insisting that the government first clear the dues. For the first time, private hospitals abstained from taking patients for five days at a stretch.

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Secret ingredient that boosts protein in paneer bhurji 21.8.2019
There are so many variations to a delicious serving of paneer bhurji (scrambled cottage cheese). And the ingredients differ, as does the recipe. If you"re looking at meeting your weight-loss goals, there"s one ingredient in particular that you can add to your bhurji for a healthier version. While paneer (cottage cheese) is an excellent source of protein in itself, green peas can help in effectively boosting the proteins in bhurji. Paneer bhurji is a delicious dish that can satiate all your hunger pangs, and keep your tummy full for long. Paneer especially, is a heavy ingredient. Here are a few nutritional and health benefits of green peas: They"re rich in vitamin C. Green peas are packed with vitamin K. They are an excellent source of manganese. They contain fibre which improves gut health. Green peas are known for lowering the risk of stroke and heart diesase. In particular, peas help in losing weight, because they help in maintaining your gut health. Being abundant in fibre, they help ...
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Hyderabad: Patients forced to share beds at overcrowded OGH 21.8.2019
Hyderabad: The century-old state-run historic Osmania General Hospital (OGH) remains neglected with overcrowded wards. Patients are forced to share beds. Patients sitting on the floor with attendants holding IV drips is a common sight. Patients and their attendants have complained that they have to wait in long queues for undergoing laboratory tests, as the hospital has been facing acute shortage of diagnostic equipment and paramedical staff. One attendant of a patient Sajid Ali stated that one had to wait for over an hour for an X-Ray to be done and added that due to the heavy rush, the staff became tired and irritated. Another person complained that the hospital had asked a female patient to share a bed with a male patient. Beds in the hospital were not sufficient. Medical interns were seen busy with their smart phones while patients were queuing up. He said at nights, stray dogs entered the hospital wards. Attendants of patients and their relatives expressed anger over the poor sanitary conditions in ...
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Working every day to make it a Senior Citizens Day! 21.8.2019
Bengaluru: Elders Helpline gets a total of 1200-1500 calls a month although these are the approximate registered cries of grievances with the possibility of others being hushed cannot be ruled out. The helpline gets 150-200 new grievance calls and about 600 calls inquiring about the progress of these existing grievances. On World Senior Citizens Day celebrated widely on 21 August, the rising number of recorded grievances do not resonate the well-being of the elderly people living in the city. Rising old age homes and the rise in working population directly shadows the status of our elderly people in the city. A place to celebrate our special days, a day to sponsor meals, etc have delimited the presence and importance of our senior citizens. "Lack of affordability and accessibility to health-related services, abuse and neglect, cheating and harassment, lack of confidence and loneliness are the nature of grievances that the elders helpline receives. Property issues and related harassments are common ...
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People dying of dengue, but Govt is adopting a whose father what goes attitude: NCP 20.8.2019 Video News – The Navhind Times
On daily basis there are many cases registered at the Sub district hospital in Chicalim of suspected dengue. The NCP have condemned the death of a 22 year old youth of suspected Dengue. The NCP has come down heavily on the Sub district hospital in Chicalim for its sorry state of affairs. NCP president Jose …
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Nordic walking: Low impact exercise can benefit breast cancer patients 20.8.2019
Nordic walking, an aerobic activity performed with walking poles similar to ski poles, may benefit patients with breast cancer, according to a review of existing research. The low-impact exercise improved swelling, physical fitness, disability and quality of life, the study authors conclude in the European Journal of Cancer Care. "The main strategy in rehabilitation for women with breast cancer is a change of habits, where a physical exercise is a fundamental tool," said study co-author Jorge Torres of the Faculty of Educational Sciences and Sports at the University of Vigo in Pontevedra, Spain. "It"s not easy to turn a sedentary person into an amateur athlete, so sports such as Nordic walking are accepted more easily," Torres told Reuters Health by email, particularly since the activity doesn"t require expensive equipment, can be done in a group with others, and is easy to learn. Introduced in the 1980s as a summer training exercise that was similar to cross-country, ...
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Juventus coach Maurizio Sarri has pneumonia: Club 20.8.2019 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
Juventus coach Maurizio Sarri is suffering from pneumonia, the Italian champions said on Monday five days before their opening Serie A match of the season.
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Focus on character building, Suklabaidya tells youths 20.8.2019 The Assam Tribune
Focus on character building, Suklabaidya tells youths
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Several persons taken ill following food poisoning 20.8.2019 The Assam Tribune
Several persons taken ill following food poisoning
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Consultation on Beijing declaration on empowerment of women 20.8.2019 The Assam Tribune
Consultation on Beijing declaration on empowerment of women
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