User: thiyagz Topic: Energy
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Last updated: Jul 20 2019 16:34 IST RSS 2.0
 
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35 years on, govt looks away as Bhopal neighbourhood continues to drink chemical-laden water 20.7.2019 Citizen Matters
Two generations have seen the light of day since the disastrous gas leak at Bhopal's Union Carbide factory. Yet, children are still born with congenital defects and people battle chronic illness, as thousands of tons of chemical waste lie in the open, contaminating air and water. Is the state even bothered?
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CoNE appeals dept to seek feedbacks from public 20.7.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
CoNE appeals dept to seek feedbacks from public
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Information about N.C.D. App should also be given to field staff 19.7.2019 Central Chronicle
Bhopal, The Principal Secretary Public Health and Family Welfare Smt. Pallavi Jain Govil said that information about N.C.D. (Non-communicable disease) App should also be given to the field staff.  The Principal Secretary was addressing the inaugural session of the state level NCD Management one day workshop, organized under the joint aegis of Health Department and […]
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Blood banks to be set up in every district of remote areas 17.7.2019 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, The Centre has formulated a policy for setting up at least one blood bank in every district.  As public health is a state subject, it is the primary responsibility of the state government to ensure the establishment of blood banks as per their need, official sources here said.  However, support is provided to […]
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Caesarean Delivery 16.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
As per National Family Health Survey –IV (2015-16), birth by Caesarean Section (%) in private health facility is 40.9% which is higher than public health facility where it is 11.9%. As per WHO statement (April 2015) “at population level, caesarean section rates higher than 10% are not associated with reductions in maternal and new-born mortality rates”.
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Blood Banks in Remote Areas 16.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Government of India has formulated a policy for set up of at least one Blood Bank in every District. Public Health, being a State subject, it is the primary responsibility of the State Government to ensure the establishment of Blood Banks as per their need.
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International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking 16.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment observed International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking on 26th June, 2019 at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi. The Hon’ble Vice President of India was the Chief Guest of the function.
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Drug De-addiction among Women 16.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment has conducted a National Survey on Extent and Pattern of Substance Use in 2018. The National Drug Dependence Treatment Centre (NDDTC), All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi was entrusted with the responsibility to lead the technical and scientific aspects of the National Survey.
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WHO finds market baby foods too much sugary 16.7.2019 Central Chronicle
Copenhagen,  Baby foods on market generally contain too much sugar, posing a source of health concern, a new report by the World Health Organisation (WHO) has said. The United Nations specialised agency on public health based the conclusion on an examination by its European office of about 8,000 baby food products on shelf between November […]
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Flood situation still critical in Nagaon 16.7.2019 The Assam Tribune
Flood situation still critical in Nagaon
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Mumbai: Govandi woman dies, doctors suspect swine flu 15.7.2019 DNA
The BMC's public health department has says they would take up the case in the Death Review Committee before confirming she died of the flu
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Cycle rally organised against drug abuse 14.7.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Cycle rally organised against drug abuse
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As India grows older and more polluted, a little-known disease is killing a million people a year 13.7.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Often confused with asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease claims more lives than diabetes, malaria, tuberculosis and breast cancer combined.
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Stress on connecting every household with piped water 13.7.2019 The Assam Tribune
Stress on connecting every household with piped water
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Kangpokpi police construct public toilet at New Keithelmanbi 13.7.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Kangpokpi police construct public toilet at New Keithelmanbi
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Child trafficking: Lack of data is hindering the work of Indian agencies and NGOs 12.7.2019 Scroll.in
In 2016, nearly half the trafficked children were pushed into forced labour and another 22% sold into prostitution.
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LaQshya 12.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Government of India has launched “LaQshya” (Labour room Quality improvement Initiative) to improve quality of care in labour room and maternity operation theatres in public health facilities. It’s a multipronged approach focused at Intrapartum and immediate postpartum period.
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Consumption of Aerated and Energy drinks 12.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Indian Council of Medical Research(ICMR) has informed that they have not carried out any study on consumption of aerated and energy drinks leading to various health ailments including cancer, diabetes and other health problems.
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Guppy fishes to help contain encephalitis spread in Bongaigaon 11.7.2019 The Assam Tribune
Guppy fishes to help contain encephalitis spread in Bongaigaon
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For India’s poor, more children means worse deprivation 10.7.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Educating women improves the situation, but only slightly.
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