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Apr 17, 2017
Narendra Modi in Gujarat: PM inaugurates multi-speciality hospital, says govt has fixed prices for 700 medicinesPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that the Central government had fixed prices for as many as 700 medicines for the benefit of the people as part of a comprehensive healthcare policy.
Apr 05, 2017
Yogi Adityanath promises to revamp UP's healthcare system, says govt will open six new AiimsA day after the Uttar Pradesh government announced a farm loan waiver worth Rs 36,359 crores, the state government under Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday promised to revamp the healthcare system of India's biggest state.
Apr 04, 2017
Why India should use private pharmacies in its war against tuberculosisIndia has over 850,000 private pharmacies or chemists nationwide; yet, only 9 percent of them – not enough to have a larger public-health impact – have been engaged in efforts to control tuberculosis (TB)
Mar 29, 2017
Mental Healthcare Bill to strengthen systems that safeguard fundamental rights of the patientsThe Lok Sabha unanimously passed the Mental Healthcare Bill, 2016, a legislation that decriminalises suicide and provides for comprehensive mental healthcare and facilities for persons suffering from mental illness.
Mar 28, 2017
Mental Healthcare Bill decriminalising suicide receives Parliament's approvalThe Mental Healthcare Bill 2016, that provides for mental healthcare and services for persons with mental illness, and also decriminalises suicide, secured parliamentary approval on Monday with the Lok Sabha's assent to the legislation.
Mar 27, 2017
Mental Healthcare Bill 2016: Parliament gives its approvalThe Mental Healthcare Bill 2016, which makes provision to protect, promote and fulfill the rights of persons during delivery of mental healthcare and services, secured parliamentary approval on Monday.
Mar 25, 2017
Donald Trump tastes failure as plan to repeal Obamacare collapses in the US CongressTrump suffered a political setback in a Congress controlled by his own party when Republican leaders pulled legislation to overhaul the US healthcare system.
Mar 24, 2017
Donald Trump demands vote on healthcare plan to repeal ObamacareIf Trump's measure fails, it would mean that Obamacare, something that congressional Republicans have railed against for seven years, would remain in place.
Mar 24, 2017
Devendra Fadnavis' warning to agitating doctors is unwarranted; security is a basic rightMumbai's doctors work shifts 18-hour-long shifts per day to keep the hospitals functioning. Today they are being forced to strike, not to demand things like better working conditions and infrastructure, but to merely seek basic security to do their job.
Mar 24, 2017
Why India's timid system is proving to be a big challenge for Modi's audacious reform pathThe system needs to define the real problem and makes independent choices of its own. Otherwise, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s efforts to usher in reforms will be waylaid by the same lobbies that have been holding back the progress