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Wasting our children 17.11.2017 Latest News
India is a wannabe, that is, a nation with a highly developed sense of wanting to be a superpower with little idea of how to become one
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Australian government scholarships for 52 Indian students: Envoy 17.11.2017 Education
Australian envoy Harinder Sidhu on Friday announced that 52 Indian students will be offered the Australian governments prestigious Australia Awards-Endeavour scholarships and Fellowships for 2018.
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Rahul Jacob: Wasting our Children 17.11.2017 Latest News
To rid us of our adherence to open defecation will need communicating that all Indians are created equal and that the practice is anti-national. Can our politicians measure up to this challenge?
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ivape.in presents at the USA FDA in Washington DC and Asia's First Harm Reduction Meet in Indonesia 17.11.2017 Sify Finance
[India], Nov 17 (ANI-NewsVoir): Recently, FDLI organised a Tobacco Products Regulation and Policy conference in Washington DC, USA and Nilesh Jain, the founder of India's leading vaping brand
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ivape.in presents at the USA FDA in Washington DC and Asia's First Harm Reduction Meet in Indonesia 17.11.2017 New Kerala: Business India
ivape.in presents at the USA FDA in Washington DC and Asia's First Harm Reduction Meet in Indonesia
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India's education system biggest let down: Highlights of Bill Gates' blog 17.11.2017 Latest News
Bill Gates said if health is not taken up on priority, then the potential of India's future will be lost
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Equitable average growth of 7% to be a miracle for India: Gates 17.11.2017 News
Gates also met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and discussed with him various welfare issues
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‘Double healthcare spending, focus on vaccines, pregnancies’ 17.11.2017 Hindu: Cities
For non-communicable diseases, public sector is not the best approach: Gates
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Rajnath asks Bill Gates to adopt 1,000 Maoist-hit villages 16.11.2017 Hindu: Home
Make them models of sanitation, Home Minister tells Microsoft founder who discussed progress of projects
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Ministry announces Vasectomy Fortnight from November 21 16.11.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Aiming to promote the role of males in family planning, the Union Health Ministry on Thursday launched an initiative to distribute contraceptives, and announced 'Vasectomy Fortnight' from November 21 to December 4.
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Invisible threat of antimicrobial resistance 16.11.2017 HBL: Opinion
The impact of pathogen resistance even to last-resort antibiotics can be alarming. This calls for a multi-disciplinary response
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Antibiotic resistance: Broader implications for humanity (Nov 13-19 is Antibiotic Awareness Week) (Comment: Special to IANS) 16.11.2017 All News-IANS Stories
It is difficult to imagine a world where a minor bacterial infection from a wound is untreatable and could possibly lead to death. In the short time that antibiotics have been around, their excessive and occasionally irrational usage by humans for medical purposes as well as in livestock and agriculture has contributed to the speeding up of a natural process of evolution and mutation in bacteria -- a phenomenon known as antibiotic resistance (ABR).
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New Survey Finds More Than Two Thirds of Adults May be Missing Out on Vaccinations 15.11.2017 New Kerala: World News
New Survey Finds More Than Two Thirds of Adults May be Missing Out on Vaccinations
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No pouches to dispose sanitary napkins: NGT serves notice 15.11.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Wednesday slapped notice on the Maharashtra government and private companies, saying sanitary napkins and diapers manufacturers are violating laws by not providing pouches or wrappers for disposing them.
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Small cities choke as India remains callous to rising bad air 15.11.2017 deccanherald.com
In the northern Indian city of Moradabad fumes from burning electronic waste blend with seasonal smog to create an even deadlier mix of pollutants than in Delhi, where filthy air has caused public outcry and made global headlines. Indias smog crisis has centred on the capital but pollution is as bad or worse beyond its borders, with millions in smaller cities like Moradabad barely aware of the harmful effects of the air they breathe. For more than a week toxic smog has hovered over densely populated regions of northern India and Pakistan, sending pollution levels soaring to many times the World Health Organization safe limit. Delhi, the worlds most polluted capital city, became the epicentre of the crisis as doctors declared a public health emergency and sent millions of students home from school. But in Moradabad, like many cities across northern India, air pollution was also off the charts. Yet few appeared fazed at their citys degraded environment despite the metallic taste hanging in the air. "There ...
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Lifestyle changes and preventive public health should be prioritized: Vice President 15.11.2017 New Kerala: India News
Lifestyle changes and preventive public health should be prioritized: Vice President
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‘Delhi kids have smaller lungs compared with children in US due to air pollution’ 15.11.2017 Hindu: Delhi
Smaller lungs mean poorer exercise capacity, and greater vulnerability to respiratory symptoms and diseases, says a recently released study
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Delhi smog not an emergency like Bhopal gas tragedy: Harsh Vardhan 15.11.2017 Rediff: News
Doctors have declared the situation as a 'public health emergency', while the government has taken a series of measures in view of high pollution levels.
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ICMR chief: Need protocols to tackle non-communicable diseases 14.11.2017 BusinessLine - National
India is home to about 70 million people living with diabetes
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Labelling versus outcomes: on Swachh Bharat Mission 14.11.2017 Hindu: Op-Ed
Studies on the Swachh Bharat Mission don’t confirm the government’s claims
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