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Monday, May 27, 2019
Anonna Dutt

Anonna Dutt

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Anonna Dutt is a health reporter at Hindustan Times. She reports on Delhi government’s health policies, hospitals in Delhi, and health-related feature stories.

articles by Anonna Dutt (626 results)
May 27, 2019 03:52
As per the reply, 16 and 18 inspections were done by the state team in 2016 and 2017, respectively, while the last time there was no inspection was in 2009. read more
May 19, 2019 05:57
Although legal proceedings will be filed after an analysis of the samples in Delhi’s food safety lab, even upon a physical inspection, the counterfeit ghee was not found to be up to the mark. read more
May 17, 2019 05:02
Milk and milk products accounted for 161 of the failed tests, according to government data. Of these, 21 products were misbranded and 125 were found to be substandard. Fifteen others were unsafe. read more
May 15, 2019 06:46
Heart disease and stroke accounted for 19.25% of all deaths in 2017, which is a 1.6 percentage points increase over reported deaths in 2016. Infectious and parasitic diseases caused 14.78% of all deaths; followed by respiratory ailments, which led to... read more
May 15, 2019 00:52
The only other plague outbreak after 2000 was reported in 2002 in Himachal Pradesh, with 16 cases and four deaths. read more
May 14, 2019 05:39
The EDL catalogues all medicines and consumables that are available for free in Delhi government hospitals and dispensaries. read more
May 14, 2019 04:51
The Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016, now includes conditions like dwarfism, multiple sclerosis, and acid attack. read more
May 09, 2019 04:49
Thalassemia is a genetic blood disorder that results in the production of abnormal red blood cells and causes anaemia. read more
May 09, 2019 00:04
The expedition will be undertaken by boat, road and rail over four months, of which two months will be in summer beginning at the end of May and two months after the monsoon. read more
May 02, 2019 08:25
The Chandrayaan 2 will be the first ever mission in the world to explore the South Pole of the moon. The South Pole is where researchers think water ice on the lunar surface can be directly observed, evidence for which was gathered by spectrometers aboard... read more
Apr 24, 2019 07:22
The Indian economy is 31% smaller than it should have been and the culprit is global warming, according to a study by Stanford researchers published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) on Monday. read more
Apr 22, 2019 06:15
In 2018, the average cost of treating one patient at the 1,837-bed Lok Nayak hospital was Rs 2,234, and Rs 1,188 at the 1,512-bed GTB, reveals Delhi government’s outcome budget data. read more
Apr 17, 2019 05:40
The fire safety norms were changed after a hotel fire in Karol Bagh killed 17 people in February. The new norms make it mandatory for all multi-storey buildings above the height of 9 metres (two storeys) to get a fire clearance, instead of the earlier... read more
Apr 15, 2019 11:43
With very few gym trainers and masseuses certified, doctors suggest tips to prevent injuries. read more
Apr 14, 2019 08:20
At policy level, low budgetary spending on health, high out-of-pocket expenditure, lack of facilities in government hospitals and overworked doctors lead to violence. The perception that all doctors are profiteers adds to that. read more