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‘NRC important for a foreigner-free state’: Sarbananda Sonowal

20th Kargil Vijay Diwas: “Assam’s people want the NRC to be error-free and have no place for infiltrators. Our government pledged to build a foreigner free Assam,” said chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal.
Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal.(PTI)
Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal.(PTI)
Updated on Jul 26, 2019 09:13 AM IST
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Hindustan Times | By Sadiq Naqvi

India to be health model, says Harsh Vardhan

In an interview with HT, Dr Vardhan said delivering Comprehensive Primary Health Care through health and wellness centres (HWC) is a key component of national health insurance scheme Ayushman Bharat.
Dr Vardhan, who faced a doctors’ strike within days of taking charge, said doctors work under stressful conditions. (Photo @drharshvardhan)
Dr Vardhan, who faced a doctors’ strike within days of taking charge, said doctors work under stressful conditions. (Photo @drharshvardhan)
Updated on Jul 17, 2019 12:22 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Sanchita Sharma

JD(U) Mahadalit leader commits suicide in Bihar’s Nalanda district

Ganesh Ravidas, the block level president of the ruling JD(U) Mahadalit cell, hanged himself in the toilet of the Nagarnausha police station, Nalanda’s superintendent of police Nilesh Kumar said.
A 52-year-old Mahadalit leader, detained in connection with a case of a minor’s elopement, allegedly committed suicide inside a police station in Bihar’s Nalanda district . (Representative Photo)
A 52-year-old Mahadalit leader, detained in connection with a case of a minor’s elopement, allegedly committed suicide inside a police station in Bihar’s Nalanda district . (Representative Photo)
Updated on Jul 12, 2019 04:47 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Patna | By Avinash Kumar

8 killed, many injured after truck rams into Bihar wedding party

The accident happened at Halsi Bazar on the Bihar highway when the truck, going to Sikandra in Jamui from Lakhisarai, hit an electric pole and then the roadside marquee during Nakta Manjhi’s grand-daughter wedding, police said.
At least eight people were killed and more than six suffered grievous injuries after a speeding truck rammed into a wedding marquee in Bihar’s Lakhisarai.(Representative Image/HT File PHOTO)
At least eight people were killed and more than six suffered grievous injuries after a speeding truck rammed into a wedding marquee in Bihar’s Lakhisarai.(Representative Image/HT File PHOTO)
Published on Jul 11, 2019 11:42 AM IST
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Hindustan Time, Patna | By Avinash Kumar

Goa village saves 300-yr-old chapel ruins from turning into sewage plant

Today all that remains of the once impressive chapel is the façade and ruins of the walls covered in overgrown plants.
The structure in Chimbel village, on the outskirts of Goa’s Panaji, began to fall into ruin after the 1880s when it was confiscated by the then Portuguese government(HT Photo)
The structure in Chimbel village, on the outskirts of Goa’s Panaji, began to fall into ruin after the 1880s when it was confiscated by the then Portuguese government(HT Photo)
Published on Jun 27, 2019 05:12 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Panaji | By Gerard de Souza

Patna HC authorises petitioner to inspect hospitals and report to court

The Patna high court were hearing a PIL in which there had been a complain about the poor condition of electricity supply, among other issues.
The Patna high court authorised a petitioner himself to conduct inspection of all hospitals with respect to basic amenities like sanitation and other infrastructure availability(HT File Photo)
The Patna high court authorised a petitioner himself to conduct inspection of all hospitals with respect to basic amenities like sanitation and other infrastructure availability(HT File Photo)
Published on Jun 26, 2019 11:11 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Patna | By Prashant Pratap

Tough for patients to reach this Purnia health centre

With dozens of shops encroaching on the access road, which ends in a huge muddy crater near the PHC in Dagarua block of Purnia district, any ambulance or motor vehicle transporting a patient would find it close to impossible to reach this health centre, which caters to a population of 3 lakh spread across 18 panchayats.
The haat or the local market blocks makes it difficult for ambulances to reach the Primary Health Centre in Dagarua block of Purnia district in Bihar.(HT Photo)
The haat or the local market blocks makes it difficult for ambulances to reach the Primary Health Centre in Dagarua block of Purnia district in Bihar.(HT Photo)
Published on Jun 24, 2019 02:46 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, DAGARUA (Purnia) | By Aditya Nath Jha, Dagarua (purnia)

4 die after inhaling poisonous gas while cleaning well

The accident reportedly took place in the morning when 17-year-old Pankaj and his 22-year-old brother Indrajeet entered the well and immediately fell unconscious.
The accident reportedly took place in the morning when 17-year-old Pankaj and his 22-year-old brother Indrajeet entered the well and immediately fell unconscious.
The accident reportedly took place in the morning when 17-year-old Pankaj and his 22-year-old brother Indrajeet entered the well and immediately fell unconscious.
Published on May 13, 2019 11:35 PM IST
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Varanasi | By HT Correspondent

Govt plans to end discrimination at work against those battling tuberculosis

The policy recognises that most workers spend most of their waking hours at their places of work and a non-discriminatory environment enables the uptake of screening and treatment by employees.
India has the world’s highest number of TB cases with an estimated 2.7 million people contracting the disease and 0.42 million dying every year.(File photo)
India has the world’s highest number of TB cases with an estimated 2.7 million people contracting the disease and 0.42 million dying every year.(File photo)
Updated on May 12, 2019 07:31 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Rajeev Jayaswal

3 kids die, 24 fall sick after eating stale meat in Telangana’s Adilabad

A case of suspected food poisoning has gripped Kolamguda hamlet where 3 toddlers died and 24 others still remain hospitalised
3 minors succumbed to their death after consuming mutton curry in Kolamguda, Adilabad, Telangana(File Photo /Hindustan Times)
3 minors succumbed to their death after consuming mutton curry in Kolamguda, Adilabad, Telangana(File Photo /Hindustan Times)
Updated on May 09, 2019 05:58 PM IST
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Mid-day meal sends 51 children to hospital in Bihar’s Lakhisarai

Lakhisarai district’s civil surgeon said water contamination or improper hygiene in food chain could have caused food poisoning.
Students at a government school eating their mid-day meal.(Representative Photo/HT)
Students at a government school eating their mid-day meal.(Representative Photo/HT)
Updated on May 01, 2019 11:38 AM IST
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By Avijit Biswas and Megha

Free tuberculosis detection camps in slums to start from next week

The camps aim to cover more than one lakh people and will be set up near 18 urban public health centres (UPHCs) in Basai Enclave, Khandsa, Nathupur, Om Nagar, Patel Nagar, Rajendra Park, Rajiv Nagar, Sukhrali and Tigra, among other areas.
In 2018, number of TB cases in the district recorded an increase of 68% as compared to 2017. Health officials attributed the rise to better detection. A planning meeting was held on Friday at the Civil Hospital in Civil Lines.(AP Photo/Anupam Nath)
In 2018, number of TB cases in the district recorded an increase of 68% as compared to 2017. Health officials attributed the rise to better detection. A planning meeting was held on Friday at the Civil Hospital in Civil Lines.(AP Photo/Anupam Nath)
Published on Apr 20, 2019 06:07 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By HT Correspondent

Lok Sabha elections 2019: In a first, over 150 inmates of mental health centre cast votes

They lined up patiently to cast their votes in the blazing sun, 156 inmates of a mental health centre here, eager to participate in the electoral process as polling was held in 38 Lok Sabha seats in Tamil Nadu Thursday.
Inmates of the Institute of Mental Health, stands in a queue to cast their vote for the first time in history of the Indian Election in Chennai on Thursday.(ANU photo)
Inmates of the Institute of Mental Health, stands in a queue to cast their vote for the first time in history of the Indian Election in Chennai on Thursday.(ANU photo)
Updated on May 04, 2020 02:42 AM IST
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Chennai | By Press Trust of India

Police bust honey trap gang that targeted Delhi’s rich

Police said the gang blackmailed around a dozen men from Delhi and extorted more than 2 crore from them in less than a year.
Police bust honey trap gang that targeted Delhi’s rich
Police bust honey trap gang that targeted Delhi’s rich
Updated on Apr 14, 2019 12:20 PM IST
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New Delhi | By HT Correspondent

Mohalla clinics a model for universal health coverage

The mohalla clinic at Sarai Kale Khan receives around 100 patients daily with complaints of fever, cough and cold, skin rashes, stomach upset, diabetes and hypertension.
Mohalla clinics a model for universal health coverage(Photo by Virendra Singh Gosain/ Hindustan Times)(Hindustan Times)
Mohalla clinics a model for universal health coverage(Photo by Virendra Singh Gosain/ Hindustan Times)(Hindustan Times)
Published on Apr 07, 2019 06:42 AM IST
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New Delhi | By Anonna Dutt

India’s public health centre’s need better water infrastructure

This is because sick people shed a lot more pathogens in their faeces, and, without toilets, staff and patients — this includes mothers and babies — are at much greater risk of diseases caused and spread through human waste, say experts.
A quarter of the world’s health facilities lack basic water services, affecting two billion people, the United Nations said , warning that unhygienic conditions could fuel the rise of deadly superbugs, a strain of bacteria that has become resistant to antibiotic drugs(AP)
A quarter of the world’s health facilities lack basic water services, affecting two billion people, the United Nations said , warning that unhygienic conditions could fuel the rise of deadly superbugs, a strain of bacteria that has become resistant to antibiotic drugs(AP)
Updated on Apr 04, 2019 06:24 PM IST
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Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent

Quick health check now at 5 Metro stations in Delhi

A trained technician will also be available near these machines and will generate the results of the tests for the users, with a maximum wait time of two to three minutes.
The Delhi Metro has set up kiosks at five interconnection stations that will allow people to check some of their health parameters.Pankaj Savita/HT File Photo)(HT File)
The Delhi Metro has set up kiosks at five interconnection stations that will allow people to check some of their health parameters.Pankaj Savita/HT File Photo)(HT File)
Updated on Mar 19, 2019 08:45 AM IST
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New Delhi | By Soumya Pillai

Intensified polio immunisation drive in Gurugram to begin tomorrow

For the drive, around 1,267 booths will be set up in different areas in the district. “The focus is on clusters and remote areas ,” Dr MP Singh, district urban nodal officer, Gurugram, said.
A three-day long intensified pulse polio immunisation drive (IPPI) will begin in the district on Sunday, with an aim to cover around 3.5 lakh children below the age of five, according to the district health department.(File Photo)
A three-day long intensified pulse polio immunisation drive (IPPI) will begin in the district on Sunday, with an aim to cover around 3.5 lakh children below the age of five, according to the district health department.(File Photo)
Published on Mar 09, 2019 04:35 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By HT Correspondent

Toddler dies, 2 others in critical condition after vaccination in Hyderabad

Several children were given vaccination at the PHC in Nampalli on Wednesday and some of them were brought to the hospital with complaints of fever, an official release said but did not give details of the vaccine or the age group of the children.
Toddler dies, 2 others in critical condition after vaccination in Hyderabad. (Representative Image)(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Toddler dies, 2 others in critical condition after vaccination in Hyderabad. (Representative Image)(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Published on Mar 08, 2019 08:41 AM IST
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Hyderabad | By Press Trust of India

Najafgarh likely to get 100-bed hospital

Besides other facilities, the hospital will have a delivery unit, an intensive care unit and an emergency ward. It will also have paediatrics wards and ICU for neonates and children.
Najafgarh likely to get 100-bed hospital.(AFP)
Najafgarh likely to get 100-bed hospital.(AFP)
Published on Mar 04, 2019 01:51 AM IST
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New Delhi | By HT Correspondent

Gurugram municipal body plans to expand medical units to serve people in remote locations

Gurugram’s only medical mobile unit, inaugurated in April 2018, has provided free healthcare services to more than 10,000 people living in remote and underserved areas in the district in the last 10 months.
The Municipal Corporation of Gurugram (MCG) is planning to increase the number of mobile medical units in the district in 2019-20 to expand the civic body’s healthcare coverage, officials privy to the matter said.(Picture for representation)
The Municipal Corporation of Gurugram (MCG) is planning to increase the number of mobile medical units in the district in 2019-20 to expand the civic body’s healthcare coverage, officials privy to the matter said.(Picture for representation)
Published on Mar 01, 2019 04:42 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By Sonali Verma

HT photographer among four hit by pellets in Shopian

Waseem Andrabi and three others were hit by pellets after police and the CRPF fired on locals during a clash in Shopian,
File photo of Kashmiri protesters clashing with paramilitary troopers in Srinagar.(AP)
File photo of Kashmiri protesters clashing with paramilitary troopers in Srinagar.(AP)
Updated on Jan 22, 2019 02:13 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Srinagar | By HT Correspondent

Legs broken, liver ruptured: Autopsy of Rajasthan baby decapitated during delivery

A male nurse at a government health centre in Ramgarh in Rajasthan’s Jaisalmer district pulled at a foetus so hard while attempting to deliver the baby that it broke into two parts.
Dr Surendra Duggar, who conducted the postmortem examination at Jawahar Government Hospital in Jaisalmer on Friday, said that he got the body in three pieces: head, torso and placenta.(Representative image)
Dr Surendra Duggar, who conducted the postmortem examination at Jawahar Government Hospital in Jaisalmer on Friday, said that he got the body in three pieces: head, torso and placenta.(Representative image)
Updated on Jan 11, 2019 08:53 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Barmer | By Mukesh Mathrani

Another woman alleges she tested HIV+ after blood transfusion in Tamil Nadu hospital

The government hospital has refuted the allegation. The HIV-affected woman, said to be in her 20s, told a Tamil TV channel Friday she underwent the transfusion in April while she was pregnant.
In yet another case of alleged medical negligence in Tamil Nadu, a woman has claimed that she contracted the HIV virus following blood transfusion at a government hospital where she underwent treatment for low haemoglobin during her pregnancy.(Reuters/ Representative Image)
In yet another case of alleged medical negligence in Tamil Nadu, a woman has claimed that she contracted the HIV virus following blood transfusion at a government hospital where she underwent treatment for low haemoglobin during her pregnancy.(Reuters/ Representative Image)
Updated on Dec 28, 2018 08:35 PM IST
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Chennai | By M Manikandan

Savitribai Phule Pune University to begin 24x7 emergency services

Currently, the SPPU-run health centre operates only as an outpatient department (OPD) open only twice in a day for a fixed duration.
The SPPU has collaborated with Ruby Hall clinic and D Y Patil(dental) to open the 24 x 7 emergency cell.(HT representational photo)
The SPPU has collaborated with Ruby Hall clinic and D Y Patil(dental) to open the 24 x 7 emergency cell.(HT representational photo)
Updated on Dec 07, 2018 03:55 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Pune | By Prachi Bari

Kangaroo ‘father’ care saving newborns in Rae Bareli

Life-saving gesture: Many fathers in Rae Bareli villages are doing what was once perceived as mothers’ duty. Over 200 men have saved their preterm/low birth weight newborns with this therapy.
Neeraj Kumar of Ram Sagar Nagar giving skin to skin care to his daughter.(HT Photo)
Neeraj Kumar of Ram Sagar Nagar giving skin to skin care to his daughter.(HT Photo)
Updated on Nov 29, 2018 05:13 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Rae Bareli | By Gaurav Saigal, Rae Bareli

Taxi driver building hospital near Kolkata to feature in PM Modi’s Mann ki Baat

Deeply affected by the death of his 18-year-old sister due to lack of medical treatment in 2004, Laskar took to building a hospital in his village Punri, about 40 km to the south of Kolkata in the district of South 24 Parganas.
Md Sohidul Laskar, a 46 year-old cab driver, who is building a hospital in a village on the outskirts of Kolkata, will appear in a special programme on the 50th episode of prime minister Narendra Modi’s Mann Ki Baat(HT Photo)
Md Sohidul Laskar, a 46 year-old cab driver, who is building a hospital in a village on the outskirts of Kolkata, will appear in a special programme on the 50th episode of prime minister Narendra Modi’s Mann Ki Baat(HT Photo)
Updated on Nov 25, 2018 11:18 AM IST
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Selfie with cobra turns out fatal for Andhra man

The man in Andhra’s Potti Sreramulu Nellore district was bitten in the hand and died while being taken to hospital as the local health centre did not have antivenom.
Screen grab of an Andhra man whose attempt for a selfie with a cobra around his neck proved fatal for him (HT)(HT)
Screen grab of an Andhra man whose attempt for a selfie with a cobra around his neck proved fatal for him (HT)(HT)
Updated on Nov 14, 2018 07:16 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Vijayawada | By HT Correspondent

The community’s health can drive great economic and social progress

The Global Conference on Primary Health Care approaches health care in a fresh manner
The Post Natal Ward of the Nandivaram Primary Health Care Centre in Chennai. Half the world’s population still has no access to essential health services, even though 80-90% of their health needs across a lifetime can be provided by primary health care services(© UNICEF/UN0217430/Vishwanathan)
The Post Natal Ward of the Nandivaram Primary Health Care Centre in Chennai. Half the world’s population still has no access to essential health services, even though 80-90% of their health needs across a lifetime can be provided by primary health care services(© UNICEF/UN0217430/Vishwanathan)
Updated on Oct 24, 2018 07:16 PM IST
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Doctor shouts at 69-yr-old man at CGHS, probe marked as misconduct

A doctor at the Central Government Health Scheme (CGHS) Wellness Centre has been accused of mistreating patients. Four written complaints have been received against Dr Singla’s behaviour.
(Representative image)
(Representative image)
Updated on Oct 23, 2018 01:13 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Tanbir Dhaliwal, Chandigarh
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