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Sky is falling, but we will hold it up: Devendra Fadnavis 28.6.2017 DNA: Opinion
Admitting that the loan waiver is going to be a big burden on the financial health of the state, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday said, `Abhalach Faatlay, pan amhi te Shivnyaat Yashaswi Hou' (sky is falling but we will hold it up). A group of 35 farmers including those from Puntamba in Ahmednagar and 40 villages from adjoining Marathwada region met Chief Minister Fadnavis at Sahyadri Guest House in Mumbai to felicitate him for his decision of loan waiver for the farmers. Revenue and rehabilitation minister Chandrakant Patil, Minister for skill development Sambhaji Nilangekar-Patil and MLA Prashant Bamb were present. Addressing the farmers Chief Minister Fadnavis said that the state treasury would surely be burdened with the loan waiver decision but state Government has decided to bare it. He said that state Government would raise the money for ongoing development projects by innovative ways instead of going for loans for the same. Fadnavis told farmers that if the state government did not want ...
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Ministry of Social Justice shares drug abuse prevention measures 28.6.2017 DNA: Opinion
The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment has organised a meet on June 28 to mark the International day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking observed on June 26, to share the progress in this area and the steps taken for drug demand reduction. United Nations has urged all the countries to make some collective changes to 'realise the global commitments'. "Drug and substance abuse is a serious problem adversely affecting the social fabric of the country. Addiction to drugs changes the basic fabric of society in all its aspects. It not only affects the health of the individual but also causes disruption and destabilisation of families, diminishes productivity, spreads corruption, causes a general decimation of moral standards and values and is a drain on the economy," said Thaawar Chand Gehlot, Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment. About 20 per cent of the drug addicts in India are under 21. As per the last National Survey conducted by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment ...
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RAAM participant Samarth wants to promote endurance sports 27.6.2017 DNA: Health
Amit Samarth, who along with Armyman Srinivas Gokulnath became the first Indians to complete the world's toughest endurance cycling race yesterday, said the human body has an amazing capacity to do anything, which needs to be explored by all.
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Declare St Teresa's birthday 'Compassion Day': Mumbai NGO to UN 27.6.2017 All News-IANS Stories
A Mumbai-based NGO on Tuesday urged the United Nations to declare August 26, the birth anniversary of St Mother Teresa, International Compassion Day.
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For decades, India has under-invested in TB control, says Madhukar Pai 27.6.2017 Business Standard: News Now
India has not delivered because of poor investment and weak implementation, says Pai
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Sun Pharma, NIV ink pact to fight Zika, Chikungunya and Dengue 27.6.2017 Central Chronicle » Business
Agencies, Mumbai Sun Pharmaceutical Industries and The National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune, an institution... more »
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Sun Pharma and NIV join forces to fight zika, chikungunya & dengue 27.6.2017 Business Standard: News Now
National Institute of Virology to receive Sun Pharma's drug molecules for testing against 3 diseases
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International Day against Drug Abuse observed 27.6.2017 The Assam Tribune
International Day against Drug Abuse observed
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Farm debt crisis: 70% of agricultural families spend more than they earn 27.6.2017 News
Farm loan waiver not the solution; indebtedness a symptom and not the root cause of farm crisis
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Eating more soya, tofu may lower risk of early menopause: Study 27.6.2017 New Kerala: World News
Eating more soya, tofu may lower risk of early menopause: Study
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Most dog bites are by provoked pets: Study 27.6.2017 TOI: Chennai
Strays often cop the blame for dog bites and rabies deaths, but a statewide survey of canine bites shows that more than half of the animals involved were pets provoked into attacking their keepers.
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Septage dumpers to be tracked with public support 27.6.2017 Hindu: News
Surveillance to be intensified in remote wetland areas
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A positive roadmap for the health of nation needs harmonious collaboration between Government and Private Sector: NATHEALTH 26.6.2017 New Kerala: India News
A positive roadmap for the health of nation needs harmonious collaboration between Government and Private Sector: NATHEALTH
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Takeda Pharma, Biological E in pact for vaccine development 26.6.2017 DNA: Health
Takeda Pharmaceutical Company and Biological E Ltd (BE) have signed two licensing agreements for development and delivery of affordable combination vaccines for low and middle-income countries.
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A positive roadmap for the health of nation needs harmonious @ 6/26/2017 6:39:11 PM 26.6.2017 DNA: Health
Policymakers, experts and Governing Council members of NATHEALTH focused on recently announced National Health Policy (NHP 2017), Implications of Goods and Service Tax (GST) and priority areas which included Public Private Partnership (PPP), Digital Health, Home Care and Prevention and Wellness.
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Gene, air pollution together spike autism risk 26.6.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Individuals with high levels of genetic variation and elevated exposure to a type of air pollution may be at an increased risk of developing autism, a new analysis shows.
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A positive roadmap for the health of nation needs harmonious collaboration between Government and Private Sector: NATHEALTH 26.6.2017 Sify Finance
[India], June 26 (ANI): The Healthcare Federation of India (NATHEALTH) organized its second western roundtable meeting in Mumbai and deliberated on host of issues related to healthcare sector in
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A positive roadmap for the health of nation needs harmonious 26.6.2017 DNA: Health
Policymakers, experts and Governing Council members of NATHEALTH focused on recently announced National Health Policy (NHP 2017), Implications of Goods and Service Tax (GST) and priority areas which included Public Private Partnership (PPP), Digital Health, Home Care and Prevention and Wellness.
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Climate change making cities sick; here is why we must wake up and act 26.6.2017 News
Finally, cities should seek out adaptation options that have other health co-benefits
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Biological E, Takeda join hands for affordable combination vaccines 26.6.2017 HBL: Companies
Biological E Ltd (BE) and Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Ltd have entered into a collaboration for the development and delivery of affordable combination vaccines. As part of the agreement, Takeda’...
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