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E.coli found in 72% of ice samples: BMC survey 27.4.2017 TOI: Mumbai
A civic public health department’s survey has found that ice served at hundreds of hawkers and restaurants across the city is contaminated with E.coli microbes. 870 samples of 948 collected by the department were found to be contaminated​. E.coli can cause diarrhea and gastroenteritis.
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Caught in the crossfire 27.4.2017 Hindu: Opinion
Children are never responsible for wars and conflict, yet they are the worst sufferers
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Braille press at SMRU to meet long felt need 26.4.2017 TOI: Lucknow Times
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India, neighbours push for leprosy, kala-azar elimination by 2020 26.4.2017 ET: Healthcare
Adopting a 'Call for Action' at a high-level ministerial meeting in Jakarta, the member countries pledged according the highest priority to accelerating efforts against NTDs.
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Soon, T health clinic to come to the rescue of `sick' MSMEs 26.4.2017 TOI: All Headlines
Soon, T health clinic to come to the rescue of `sick' MSMEs
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India, neighbours push for leprosy, kala-azar elimination by 26.4.2017 DNA: Health
Countries in the WHO South-East Asian Region including India today resolved to fast-track efforts to eradicate and eliminate neglected tropical diseases (NTD) such as leprosy, lymphatic filariasis and kala-azar by 2020.
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INTERVIEW-World's mushrooming cities pose big vaccination challenges - UNICEF 26.4.2017 DNA: Health
By Astrid Zweynert LONDON, April 26 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Rapid urban growth poses a big challenge for efforts to vaccinate the world's poorest children and increases the risk of rapidly spreading disease outbreaks, the head of immunisation at the U. N. children's agency said.
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Genetic variants linked to extreme old age identified 26.4.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Researchers have identified new genetic variants associated with reduced risks for cardiovascular and Alzheimer's disease, and higher odds of surviving for 100 or more years.
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Sanitation failures kill, stunt children most in UP, 4 other states 26.4.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Despite recently revealed improvements, primitive sanitation is killing, retarding the growth and leaving susceptible to disease millions of children, according to an IndiaSpend analysis of the latest available national health data.
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State level Kayakalp awards presented in Arunachal 26.4.2017 The Assam Tribune
State level Kayakalp awards presented in Arunachal
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Armed forces stores suspend sale of Patanjali’s amla juice 26.4.2017 Hindu: Home
The Canteen Stores Department, the retailing entity selling consumer goods to armed forces, has suspended sale of a batch of Patanjali Ayurveda’s amla juice after it “failed” to clear a laboratory te...
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TOI team wins hackathon, in world final | Delhi News - Times of India 26.4.2017 TOI: All Headlines
TOI team wins hackathon, in world final | Delhi News - Times of India
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AIIMS gets bad behaviour report 26.4.2017 DNA: Popular News
As many as 33 per cent people visiting the premier All India Institute for Medical Sciences (AIIMS) were dissatisfied with the services, a feedback survey has revealed. The main reason behind this dissatisfaction seemed to be the staffers' behaviour. The institute has now circulated the survey result to all its departments and sought their reply. The feedback from patients was taken under the initiative 'Mera Aspataal' (My Hospital), launched by Union Health Minister J P Nadda last year, aimed at empowering patients by seeking their views on the quality of experience in a public healthcare facility. The feedback includes various parameters, including cleanliness. According to the data collected, of the 95,847 responses received in the initial phase up to October 20 last year, 67 per cent patients were very satisfied and satisfied, while 33 per cent were dissatisfied. "The number of those very satisfied and satisfied in the second phase, from October 21 to December 4, 2016, however, improved to 78 per ...
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One more woman dies after C-section 25.4.2017 Hindu: Cities
Officials say Tuesday’s death is not like those that occurred last week
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Fiscal deficit to be reduced to 3 per cent by 2019: NITI Aayog 25.4.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The NITI Aayog on Tuesday said it has proposed to reduce the fiscal deficit be brought down to three per cent of the GDP by 2018-19.
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Lead by example to prevent dengue, malaria: HC to Delhi govt 25.4.2017 DNA: Health
The AAP government was today told by the Delhi High Court to "lead by example" to prevent rise in vector-borne diseases so that dengue and chikungunya outbreaks do not recur this year.
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Private ARC will tackle NPAs better, says Arvind Panagariya 25.4.2017 Business Standard: News Now
Says, Idea of setting up a state-owned asset reconstruction company is needed to be created quickly
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Draft Three Year Action Agenda 25.4.2017 Govt of india: PIB
Draft Three Year Action Agenda
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Tiny silica 'cages' to keep vaccines safe at high temperatures 25.4.2017 DNA: Health
Vaccines and antibodies could be transported and stored without refrigeration by capturing them in tiny silica 'cages', scientists have found.
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Baba Ramdev`s Patanjali Amla juice found unsafe; Armed forces` stores suspend sale 25.4.2017 Zee News : India National
The Patanjali Ayurveda said its amla juice is an ayurvedic medicine and test on it should be conducted as per the norms of the AYUSH Ministry.
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