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World AIDS Day: Activists participate in awareness campaigns

Updated : Dec 01, 2016

By : FP Staff

Category : Photos

World AIDS Day: Activists participate in awareness campaigns

The WHO report cites worrying numbers, when it comes to awareness about HIV in young girls. Fewer than one in every five girls between 15 years and 19 years of age are aware of their HIV status. #HIV #AIDS #ImagesOfTheDay #World Aids Day #HIV Aids #World Health Organisation (WHO)
World AIDS Day: Beyond condoms, India must protect generic drug industry

Updated : Dec 01, 2016

By : Hassan M Kamal

Category : Life

World AIDS Day: Beyond condoms, India must protect generic drug industry

India's war against HIV/AIDS shouldn't be limited to just awareness, but also with big pharma companies trying to overtake its generic drug industry, which is the only source of inexpensive medicine against the dreaded virus and diseases caused by it #Medicine #HIV/AIDS #HIV #Patent #WTO #World Aids Day #hepatitis C #TB #Sovaldi #Loon Gangte #DNP+ #Gilead #BodyAndSoul #Male condoms #ITPC #HIV amendment bill 2016
World AIDS Day: Faulty blood transfusions behind 14,774 HIV cases in India

Updated : Dec 01, 2016

By : IndiaSpend

Category : Life

World AIDS Day: Faulty blood transfusions behind 14,774 HIV cases in India

Over the last seven years, 14,474 cases of HIV through blood transfusion have been reported in India even as the state governments and the central health ministry deny the crisis or are clueless #Uttar Pradesh #India #Gujarat #Karnataka #HIV/AIDS #HIV #Lok Sabha #AIDS #RTI #Maharashtra #compensation #Canada #World Aids Day #National AIDS Control Organisation #Right To Information #Blood transfusion #Junagadh #NACO #CDC #BodyAndSoul #Anupriya Patel #Male condoms
The new HIV/AIDS Bill is great, but ineffective when the vulnerable are criminals under other laws

Updated : Dec 01, 2016

By : Deya Bhattacharya

Category : India

The new HIV/AIDS Bill is great, but ineffective when the vulnerable are criminals under other laws

After years of deliberating on the Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (HIV/Aids) (Prevention and Control) Bill, 2014, the Union Cabinet has finally approved it #HIV #CriticalPoint #LGBT #Human Rights #Amendments #LGBTQI #PLHIV #HIV Bill
World AIDS Day: Over 14 million HIV positive people unaware of infection; WHO recommends self-testing

Updated : Nov 30, 2016

By : PTI

Category : Life

World AIDS Day: Over 14 million HIV positive people unaware of infection; WHO recommends self-testing

HIV self-testing means people can use oral fluid or blood-finger-pricks to discover their status in a private and convenient setting, the WHO release said. #India #NewsTracker #Health #HIV #WHO #Africa #AIDS #art #World Health Organisation #HIV positive #antiretroviral therapy #Worlld AIDS Day #HIV sel-testing kits #antiretroviral therapy (ART
HIV: One in seven people in Europe unaware of their infection

Updated : Nov 29, 2016

By : AFP

Category : World

HIV: One in seven people in Europe unaware of their infection

One in seven people with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in Europe is unaware of their infection, the European Union and World Health Organisation reported Tuesday as 2015 marked another record year for new HIV cases in the region. #NewsTracker #Russia #Europe #HIV #WHO #AIDS #BodyAndSoul #Acquire Immuno Deficiency Syndrome #HIV epidemic
HIV vaccine effectiveness study launched in South Africa, first in seven years

Updated : Nov 29, 2016

By : IANS

Category : World

HIV vaccine effectiveness study launched in South Africa, first in seven years

The first HIV vaccine efficacy study in seven years has begun in South Africa to test whether a modified vaccine candidate can provide effective protection against the AIDS virus, the US National Institutes of Health said. #US #NewsTracker #HIV #South Africa #Thailand #AIDS #Washington #NIAID #US National Institutes of Health #South African Medical Research Council
HRD ministry diktat on limiting sex education violates children's Fundamental Right to Life

Updated : Oct 26, 2016

By : Ajay Kumar

Category : Life

HRD ministry diktat on limiting sex education violates children's Fundamental Right to Life

The HRD Ministry has violated international law and the Fundamental Right to Life of Indian children, guaranteed by the Constitution of India, with its diktat on limiting sex education among adolescent children in India, writes Ajay Singh #United Nations #HIV #AIDS #Sex education #Ministry of Women and Child Development #HRD #Right to life #fundamental right #OHCHR #GenderAndSexuality #adolescent education #Ministry of Hurman Resource and Development #dictat #CRC 1989 #ICESCR 2000 #United Nationsl Human Rights Office of the High Commisioner #Adolescent Education Programme #National Population Education Programme
HRD ministry wants the 'sex' out of sex education: Let's solve the problem by ignoring it?

Updated : Oct 25, 2016

By : Anshu Lal

Category : India

HRD ministry wants the 'sex' out of sex education: Let's solve the problem by ignoring it?

Until we get rid of the notion of evil or malice associated with sex, the politicians of our country will keep coming up with stupid remarks or measures about it. #India #Sex #HIV #CriticalPoint #Education #AIDS #Sex education #Smriti Irani #children #NDA #HRD Ministry #sexual assault #teenagers #Unicorns #Shareworthy #adolescent education
India is not taking TB seriously, says new WHO report

Updated : Oct 14, 2016

By : Shreerupa Mitra-Jha

Category : Life

India is not taking TB seriously, says new WHO report

Tuberculosis (TB) kills about 5,000 people every day globally with India continuing to take more than a third of the global burden of the disease, new estimates by the World Health Organisation (WHO) reveal #India #China #GDP #Russia #HIV #WHO #Asia #World Health Organisation #epidemic #expenditure #Global Burden of Disease #BodyAndSoul #2016 Global Tuberculosis (TB) #National Programme for TB