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Meghalaya scams irk PM 17.12.2017 The Shillong Times
SHILLONG: Targeting the Congress ahead of the Assembly polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has alleged that the Meghalaya Government does not work for the people but for “mining mafia” and deplored that recurring scams had plagued the state and its governance. Speaking at the party’s rally at Polo Grounds on Saturday, Modi, however, remained mum […]
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List of 80,000 sericulture farmers sent for insurance coverage 17.12.2017 The Assam Tribune
List of 80,000 sericulture farmers sent for insurance coverage
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Central Government at your doorstep: PM 17.12.2017 The Assam Tribune
Central Government at your doorstep: PM
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Thane: Anti-Corruption Bureau arrests health who took liquor as bribe 17.12.2017 news
The Thane Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) officials have arrested the health and medical officer of Mira Bhayandar Municipal Corporation while accepting foreign liquor bottles as bribe. According to sources, Mira Bhayandar corporation recruited several doctors and staff for its hospital. One of these doctors approached Dr Prakash Jadhav to get a service appointment letter. But, to issue the same, Jadhav demanded liquor. He expressed this by writing names of different liquor brands on a piece of paper. The complainant doctor approached ACB. ACB officials verified the complaint and on Saturday evening laid a trap. Dr Prakash Jadhav "Jadhav was caught accepting 16 bottles of liquor of different foreign brands worth Rs 15,884 from the complainant doctor in front of panch witnesses," ACB said in a statement. Sources said that ACB suspects that Jadhav demanded bribes from others to issue them the appointment letters as well. Because the complainant doctor did not meet the demand, Jadhav allegedly harassed ...
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Mumbai: Doctors meet their heart patients to take a walk for good health 17.12.2017 health
It's 7 am on a Sunday morning in December, and the air is fresh and crisp. Niranjana Mehta, 84, arrives at the Marine Drive promenade opposite the National Centre for the Performing Arts with her son Dr Hemant Mehta. This is the first time in over two months that she is going to walk outside her Nana Chowk home, and for long. In October, Mehta underwent hip hemiarthroplasty or partial hip-replacement surgery, a procedure where the femoral head commonly called 'the ball' of the damaged hip joint is replaced. Getting back on her feet hasn't been easy. Struggling with blood pressure, low haemoglobin and a cardiac issue, has made recovery challenging. She looks around for Dr Aashish Contractor, and breaks into a reassured smile when she spots him. Dr Aashish Contractor takes a selfie with Niranjana Mehta, 84, who came out for a long walk for the first time after her partial hip replacement surgery, on Dec 3. His colleague Dr 'Y Bhamre is to the left Recognised as a pioneer of cardiac rehabilitation, ...
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Doctors at Apollo Hospital were told not to disclose Jayalalithaa's condition 17.12.2017 news
The doctors at Apollo Hospital were advised not to reveal the condition of late Tamil Nadu CM J Jayalalithaa was critical, said Apo­llo Group founder and executive chairman Pra­thap C Reddy on Saturday. Reddy said Jayalalithaa arrived to the hospital in a critical condition and later showed progress. Jayalalithaa was admitted to Apollo on September 11, 2016 and died there on December 5, 2016. The hospital had issued a statement that she was admitted for fever and dehydration. "Doctors were advised not announce that Jayalalithaa was in a critical stage as it would be difficult to control people's emotions," Reddy said, but he did not mention who had advised the doctors not to disclose the actual status of her health. Catch up on all the latest Mumbai, National and International news here Download the new mid-day Android and iOS apps to get updates on all the latest and trending stories on the ...
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Kolkata Port Trust plans new township 17.12.2017 Kolkata – The Indian Express
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Rahul Gandhi's tough journey has just begun 17.12.2017 Age On Sunday
Congress scion Rahul Gandhi should tread with caution and work really hard to be successful, is what the stars say.
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Trump administration bans selected words at health agencies: Paper 17.12.2017 World – The Indian Express
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Paromita Vohra: The condom must talk 17.12.2017 news
So, the band of banned - it has lately ensured that there be no condom advertisements on television between 6 am and 10 pm, in order to protect the children. Well, yes, after all, no condoms were used in the making of those children. Illustration/Ravi Jadhav That does not change the fact that 50 per cent of pregnancies in India are unintended and one in three end in abortion, not always under safe medical supervision, as per a recent Lancet study. The National Family Health Survey shows that though awareness about condoms has gone up among women, condom use itself remains low and in some states has actually gone down. Two out of three women are aware about condoms but less than one in hundred are able to negotiate their use. Tamil Nadu saw one of the largest drops in condoms usage - from 2.3 per cent to 0.8 per cent of the population - while Bihar also saw it fall from 2.3 per cent to just one per cent. More than one in three women in India use surgical sterilisation as a method of family planning – the ...
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Indira Nagar fumes as illegal bars thrive 17.12.2017
Bengaluru: With the authorities failing to take action against illegal bars and commercial establishments in Indirangar even seven months after the  High Court ordered their  shut-down,  I Change Indiranagar, a federation of eight Resident Welfare Associations of the area, met BBMP Joint Commissioner (East), and the Minister for Health on Saturday to protest the delay. The Joint Commissioner reportedly made it clear that the illegal establishments would have to be closed immediately by the health officer and Ministry of Health (MOH). He also promised to visit Indiranagar on December 22 to get a first hand feel of the situation.  "For the past one -and -a -half years we have been approaching the commissioner on this issue. And now it's been seven months and still nothing has been done despite the High Court and Commissioner's order," said Ms Sneha Nandihal, president of the BM Kaval Residents Welfare Association. "It"s time the BBMP learnt that it is ...
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Rajahmundry: Search on for mother for dumping baby 17.12.2017
Rajahmundry: A newborn girl was found abandoned at an uninhabited house at Nidadavole in West Godavari on Saturday. According to Nidadavole police, a baby girl with her umbilical cord still bleeding left placed on a gunny bag spared on the floor at the house. As the girl started crying, neighbours came to her rescue and alerted the police. Police rushed there and shifted her to the government hospital at Nidadavole. She was given medical treatment and her health condition was alright. Later, the girl was handed over to the women and child welfare authorities who in turn shifted her to a child home to take care of her at Eluru. Police suspect that the girl might be an unwanted pregnancy and the mother abandoned the girl to avoid social stigma. Meanwhile, the police booked a case and investigation is on. As part of investigation, the police are verifying CCTV footage at a suspected place where the girl was born to find out the identity of the person who carried the girl baby and left her at the ...
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PM Modi kicks off Meghalaya poll campaign 17.12.2017 India News | Get Live Updates Of UP Polls, 2017 And Other Breaking News And Analysis On Politics And Current Affairs From India
Modi said that the wave for change, which began with the Assam elections, is now reaching Meghalaya.
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Slimy Route: Sui generis therapies to beat stress and depression 17.12.2017 Free Press Journal: Weekend
Afraid of visiting the therapist? Is stress giving you sleepless nights? Disha Prashant takes you into
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Go green, elevate your home’s energy 17.12.2017 Free Press Journal: Weekend
lants and trees play vital role in enhancing the Earth Energies. Dr Harshit Ravindra Kapadia tells you
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Hold special assemblies on air pollution: Delhi govt to schools 17.12.2017 Delhi – The Indian Express
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Doctors dismayed after Karnataka HC strikes down 85 per cent warning on tobacco packs  17.12.2017 India – The Indian Express
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Modi's Health(thy) policy aims to prevent diseases 17.12.2017 DNA: Mumbai
Union health minister JP Nadda said that Modi government’s health policy is focused on preventing diseases rather than on diseases.The health minister was speaking in ZEE Hindustan’s ‘Healthy Hindustan Conclave 2017’ in New Delhi on Saturday. Jagdish Chandra, CEO of Zee Hindustan was also present in the programme. Zee Hindustan felicitated many doctors for their excellent contribution in the programme. Nadda said that health is a serious field and everyone has a different viewpoint on health. According to him, Modi government launched a new health scheme in 2017, which concentrates on prevention than disease itself. He said that the first and second year of a child is very important from health perspective. The first two years decides his future and the government is working maximum on immune system of children. The union health minister said that the government believes that healthy children mean healthy nation and working in this direction. He said that fifth phase of ‘Mission Indradhanush’ is underway ...
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Childhood cataract on the rise, 4,601 surgeries since ’14 17.12.2017 Mumbai – The Indian Express
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Artificial intelligence institute in pipeline 17.12.2017 Delhi Age
The MU is also planning to implement a students exchange programme in the proposed institute.
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