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From Telangana to Rajasthan, state health schemes’ dependence on private hospitals raises red flags 18.12.2018 Scroll.in
Private hospital associations and insurance companies often threaten to withdraw services when state governments fail to pay their dues.
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Vice President calls for new strategies to tackle malnutrition 14.12.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu called upon scientists, policy makers and planners to adopt new strategies to tackle the problem of malnutrition, which in its various forms is a looming threat to our development.
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Need for collaborative, impactful pvt sector investment to support access to quality MNCH medicines 13.12.2018 Sify Finance
[India], Dec 13 (NewsVoir): 27.1% of maternal mortality deaths are caused by haemorrhage, and of these, 19.7% are due to postpartum haemorrhage. Maternal death is preventable in almost all cases,
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India to increase public health spending 13.12.2018 The Assam Tribune
India to increase public health spending
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PM Modi Says Public Health Spending To Increase To 2.5 Percent Of GDP 12.12.2018 NDTV News - Latest
India is set to increase its public health spending to 2.5 per cent of its gross domestic product (GDP) by 2025, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today, asserting that women, children and the youth...
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Modi's LPG scheme reduced household air pollution: Study 8.12.2018 The Assam Tribune
Modi's LPG scheme reduced household air pollution: Study
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Modi's LPG scheme reduced household air pollution: Study 8.12.2018 Sify Finance
The Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY), a pet project of Prime Minister Narendra Modi that aims to provide every household Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) replacing wood or coal fuel, has been found useful in tackling household air pollution, a new report said.
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World AIDS Day 2018: 5 Things You Should Know 1.12.2018 NDTV News - India-news
World AIDS Day is observed on December 1 every year. The day is dedicated to spreading awareness about the Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) which is spread by infection from a virus called...
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A National Suicide Prevention Strategy is the need of the hour: Vice President 30.11.2018 Govt of india: PIB
  The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has called for putting in place a National Suicide Prevention Strategy to curb the tendency of youngsters and others to end their lives due to depression and frustration.
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Kerala Government Sounds Nipah Virus Caution Across State 30.11.2018 NDTV News - India-news
The Kerala government urged the residents in the state to take precautionary measures against Nipah virus, the outbreak of which had claimed 17 lives in Northern Kerala early this year.
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Amit Sengupta: Global move towards universal health coverage helped institutionalise corruption 29.11.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
The public health activist who died on Wednesday wrote about the pitfalls of neoliberal healthcare policies in a chapter of ‘Healers or Predators’.
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India one of the countries worst affected by climate change, says study 29.11.2018 Scroll.in
India experienced an additional 40 million heat wave exposure events in 2016 compared to 2012, the study said.
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“One of the strongest pillars”: Dr Amit Sengupta, a leader of the public health movement, dies at 60 29.11.2018 Scroll.in
Sengupta was a co-convener of the Jan Swasthya Abhiyan and associate global coordinator of the People’s Health Movement.
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Thai Princess arrives in Manipur 28.11.2018 The Assam Tribune
Thai Princess arrives in Manipur
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How one scientist overturned assumptions about cancer in developing countries like India 25.11.2018 Scroll.in
An excerpt from Kavita Sivaramakrishnan’s book, ‘As The World Ages’, which examines the global politics around ageing.
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Delhi University Only Central Varsity Selected As Institute Of Eminence: VC 20.11.2018 NDTV News - Latest
"The University of Delhi is the only central university that has been selected as one of the eight public IoEs, although a formal announcement is eagerly awaited," he said.
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Faltering malaria fight should refocus on high-risk countries, says WHO 19.11.2018 Reuters: World News
Global health authorities need to counter a worrying lull in the fight against malaria by focusing their efforts on the near-dozen mostly African countries where it claims most lives, the World Health Organization said.
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National meet on occupational health and safety 17.11.2018 The Assam Tribune
National meet on occupational health and safety
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India’s politicians are unlikely to do much to tackle air pollution in election year 16.11.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
There is much talk about the impact of dirty air on public health, but there won’t be much action on it till it becomes a political issue.
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India’s plan to tackle antibiotic resistance is toothless without a strong public health system 15.11.2018 Scroll.in - News that matters
Frequent antibiotic overuse in India is due to overprescription and provision of drugs in a largely unregulated private health sector.
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