User: karuna Topic: Health
Category: TN Public Health
Last updated: Nov 17 2017 08:40 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Nurses seek better working conditions 17.11.2017 Hindu: Home
They demand reduction of work load and reimbursement of expenses
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Frogs with missing eyes, extra limbs alarm scientists 11.11.2017 Hindu: S & T
Pesticides may be behind deformed frogs in Western Ghats, and some of the banned chemicals come from Tamil Nadu
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State food panel to be set up soon 9.11.2017 The Hindu - Tamil Nadu
It will monitor and review implementation of the National Food Security Act
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PM Modi meets ailing Karunanidhi; DMK says no politics discussed 7.11.2017 Business Standard: News Now
The meeting at Karunanidhi's Gopalapuram residence during which Modi enquired about his health lasted about 20 minutes.
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Over 600 medical teams to help rain victims, says Palaniswami 5.11.2017 Hindu: Tamil Nadu
Many parts in five districts of Tamil Nadu have suffered from inundation of low-lying areas and water-logging.
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Malnutrition in Gujarat: 18 children die at state hospitals in 3 days 2.11.2017 Business Standard: News Now
Gujarat is ranked 17th among 29 states on infant mortality and 25th by underweight prevalence among under-five children
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Economic growth doesn't guarantee social progress (Part II) (Special to IANS) 27.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Since the recent growth figures disclosing the deceleration in the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) have been made public, the debate among policymakers and economists in India is revolving around the economic slowdown -- garnering unwarranted criticism for the current government as this variability in the growth rate is a regular trend for developing economies.
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‘No thaw in dengue, viral fever cases’ 26.10.2017 Hindu: News
Challenging time, says Health Secretary
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Draft State blood policy released 26.10.2017 Hindu: Cities
The Tamil Nadu State AIDS Control Society (TANSACS) has released a draft State Blood Policy & Implementation Framework, and has invited suggestions from all stakeholders on it.Though the State ha...
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Letters to the Editor 25.10.2017 FrontLine: Home
Policy failures THE slump in industry and in the rural sector is so palpable that the RSS, through its Sarsanghchal...
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Show-cause notice issued to officials 25.10.2017 Hindu: National
Residents say the officials did not take steps to clean drainage
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Porayar depot roof collapse: It was an accident waiting to happen, say employees 21.10.2017 Hindu: National
The authorities had given a clean chit to the building in 2015
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‘Those letting water to stagnatewill be prosecuted under IPC’ 20.10.2017 Hindu: Home
Radhakrishnan makes submission before HC in response to PIL
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Majority in Delhi welcomes ban on firecrackers: Assocham 16.10.2017 DNA: Top News
Majority of working professionals in the Delhi-NCR region have supported the Supreme Court's order to ban sale of firecrackers, industry body Assocham today claimed. "Majority of right-minded people in Delhi-NCR feel that no source of pollution is too small to be ignored when it comes to the public health concerns," it said in a statement. Over half of the 2,000 respondents stated that ban on firecrackers' sale must be welcomed considering the need to avoid a spike in pollution to hazardous levels, it added. "Air pollution in Delhi-NCR is not just devastating the environment but it might also hurt brand India thereby severely hitting sectors like tourism," it said. It also said that there are about 800 licensed fireworks units in and around Sivakasi town in Tamil Nadu and employees about 10 lakh ...
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40 dengue deaths in TN minimal: Central team 14.10.2017 DNA: Top News
Amid the panic over the rampant outbreak of dengue in Tamil Nadu, a five-member Central team arrived here on Friday to take stock of the severity of the dengue situation and asked the public not to panic, stating that 40 deaths out of 12,000 dengue cases are minimal. "The death of 40 (people) out of the 12,000 (cases) is minimal. It is nothing. No need to create panic," Professor of Medicine at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) and a member of the team Ashutosh Biswas told reporters. He said the situation did not warrant any panic and stressed on more public cooperation in eradicating the fever spread by mosquitoes. Stating that the team had come here to support the state government and also examine the surge of dengue cases in the state, Dr Biswas said that several parts of the country, including Kerala, had witnessed the outbreak of the fever. When asked about the rising dengue deaths, he said that a number of factors, including medical negligence, secondary infections, possibility of ...
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AP CM reviews meeting on seasonal diseases, tribal health camp 13.10.2017 New Kerala: India News
Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) , October 12 : Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday reviewed presentation on seasonal diseases and tribal health at the camp office in Vijayawada.
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Seeing through the dengue fog 12.10.2017 Hindu: Cities
Amid a rash of fever cases and over 70 related fatalities, the robustness of the reporting mechanism and the truthfulness of the official account have been called into question. The primary casualty in this stand-off is public confidence
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Letters to the editor 11.10.2017 FrontLine: Letters
Bullet train THE bullet train project is no doubt a laudable one (Cover Story, October 13). However, given the curr...
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Victims twice over 10.10.2017 FrontLine: Home
Hyderabad has the largest Rohingya settlement in the country after Jammu, with 4,000 refugees living in 17 camps. Driven out of their own country and then booted out of refugee camps in Jammu, these people face an uncertain future now that the government considers them a threat to national security. By KUNAL SHANKAR
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Walkie-talkie scam exposes police department: Stalin 6.10.2017 Hindu: Tamil Nadu
Accuses govt. of suppressing number of dengue deaths
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