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WHO to set up centre for traditional medicine in India, Modi says matter of pride
India

WHO to set up centre for traditional medicine in India, Modi says matter of pride

WHO Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus made the announcement in a video message at an event in which Modi dedicated two future-ready Ayurveda institutions in Jaipur and Jamnagar to the nation

West Bengal guv responds to Mamata's letter, asks why state wants to to act as 'intermediary' in PM-Kisan funds transfer
India

West Bengal guv responds to Mamata's letter, asks why state wants to to act as 'intermediary' in PM-Kisan funds transfer

Banerjee had written to the Centre, saying that she was ready to implement PM-Kisan and Ayushman Bharat schemes in West Bengal if the funds are routed through the state government

Narendra Modi launches National Digital Health Mission; all you need to know about new health ID
India

Narendra Modi launches National Digital Health Mission; all you need to know about new health ID

The health ID will contain information about medical data, prescriptions and diagnostic reports and summaries of previous discharge from hospitals for ailments

Health ID for all, plans to mass-produce COVID-19 vaccine: PM promises ambitious National Digital Health Mission in I-Day speech
India

Health ID for all, plans to mass-produce COVID-19 vaccine: PM promises ambitious National Digital Health Mission in I-Day speech

The health ID will contain information about medical data, prescriptions and diagnostic reports and summaries of previous discharge from hospitals for ailments

In post-COVID-19 world, India must boost healthcare by simplifying laws, encouraging private investment
India

In post-COVID-19 world, India must boost healthcare by simplifying laws, encouraging private investment

If the govt cannot create health infrastructure directly, it must create a policy environment to allow private players to do so.

SC asks Centre to identify hospitals given free land, says they should treat COVID-19 patients for free or at nominal costs
India

SC asks Centre to identify hospitals given free land, says they should treat COVID-19 patients for free or at nominal costs

The top court was hearing an application filed in a plea which has sought a direction for regulating the cost of treatment of COVID-19 at private hospitals across the country.

Over 1 crore Indians benefit from Ayushman Bharat Yojana, says Narendra Modi; lauds contribution of those associated with scheme
India

Over 1 crore Indians benefit from Ayushman Bharat Yojana, says Narendra Modi; lauds contribution of those associated with scheme

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday interacted with the '1 croreth beneficiary' of the Ayushman Bharat Yojana, the country's flagship public health insurance scheme, and thanked all individuals and organisations associated with the 'largest healthcare programme in the world'

SC modifies order on free coronavirus testing at private labs, says only those covered under schemes like Ayushman Bharat eligible
India

SC modifies order on free coronavirus testing at private labs, says only those covered under schemes like Ayushman Bharat eligible

The Supreme Court Monday modified its 8 April order which asked private labs to conduct free COVID-19 tests and said the benefit will be available only to "economically weaker sections" who are covered under a government scheme such as the Ayushman Bharat

Delhi Assembly passes Rs 65,000-crore Budget for 2020-21, sets aside Rs 50 crore to deal with coronavirus outbreak
India

Delhi Assembly passes Rs 65,000-crore Budget for 2020-21, sets aside Rs 50 crore to deal with coronavirus outbreak

In the budget presented in the House by Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, the Delhi government set aside Rs 50 crore to deal with the coronavirus outbreak.

Piyush Goyal accuses Mamata Banerjee-led West Bengal government of depriving people of Central scheme benefits
Politics

Piyush Goyal accuses Mamata Banerjee-led West Bengal government of depriving people of Central scheme benefits

'We want to give more projects to West Bengal, but the state is not allowing those', said Piyush Goyal

At poll rally in Dwarka, Narendra Modi accuses AAP of practising 'politics of hate', says Delhi needs govt which supports CAA
Politics

At poll rally in Dwarka, Narendra Modi accuses AAP of practising 'politics of hate', says Delhi needs govt which supports CAA

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Delhi needs a government that will not resort to appeasement but supports the CAA, abolition of Article 370 and issues of national security

Budget 2020: Policy reforms, additional outlay only way to boost life science, healthcare and pharmaceutical industry
Business

Budget 2020: Policy reforms, additional outlay only way to boost life science, healthcare and pharmaceutical industry

Given the ambition of the government to make India a $5 trillion economy in the next five years, pharmaceutical and life science could be the ‘Target sector’ in Budget 2020 for reforms,

Profitability of domestic hospital sector to improve in FY20, FY21 driven by Ayushman Bharat, expansion in smaller towns: Crisil
Business

Profitability of domestic hospital sector to improve in FY20, FY21 driven by Ayushman Bharat, expansion in smaller towns: Crisil

Even as revenue growth is set to increase to 14-15% over fiscals 2020 and 2021, operating profitability of hospital firms is also expected to improve to 16% over this period, Crisil said.

Data shows Mumbai citizens' healthcare costs spiralling; authorities must ensure last-mile service delivery by strengthening dispensaries
India

Data shows Mumbai citizens' healthcare costs spiralling; authorities must ensure last-mile service delivery by strengthening dispensaries

According to the data released, on an average, people in Mumbai spent 9.7 percent of their annual income on healthcare in 2019.

PMJAY scheme: Centre looking to bring hospitals run by CPSEs, paramilitary forces under flagship, anti-fraud law on anvil
India

PMJAY scheme: Centre looking to bring hospitals run by CPSEs, paramilitary forces under flagship, anti-fraud law on anvil

The Cabinet Secretariat note reviewed by Firstpost said Ayushman Bharat-PMJAY is a globally unique scheme in terms of its coverage and quality of medicare

Corporate tax rate cut, infra investment will boost revival in economy, reduce impact of slowdown
Business

Corporate tax rate cut, infra investment will boost revival in economy, reduce impact of slowdown

Govt's policy approach ensures macro fundamentals will emerge unscathed and country will safely navigate its way through inclement economic weather

'Not a single bullet fired, no deaths reported': Amit Shah says Kashmir on path to development after removal of articles 370, 35A
India

'Not a single bullet fired, no deaths reported': Amit Shah says Kashmir on path to development after removal of articles 370, 35A

Amit Shah on Saturday reiterated 'not a single bullet has been fired nor a death reported in Kashmir' since the abrogation of Article 370 in the restive region.

Delhi govt's scheme on electricity not 'freebie', administration has handed citizens back their rights, says minister Satyender Jain
Politics

Delhi govt's scheme on electricity not 'freebie', administration has handed citizens back their rights, says minister Satyender Jain

Delhi health and power minister Satyender Jain, who is responsible for key schemes such as mohalla clinics and free power supply, spoke about the electoral strategy of the party

National Health Authority to collaborate with Google to strengthen digital presence of Ayushman Bharat
Health

National Health Authority to collaborate with Google to strengthen digital presence of Ayushman Bharat

National Health Authority to work with Google to strengthen its digital presence as part of this partnership, Google will help train NHA staff as well as make relevant health content accessible to beneficiaries online

Ayushman Bharat, one year on: Big challenges and bigger opportunities lie ahead of govt's flagship programme
India

Ayushman Bharat, one year on: Big challenges and bigger opportunities lie ahead of govt's flagship programme

Ayushman Bharat has come up as a strong programme in improving and meeting the Indian population’s healthcare needs, but it has a long way to go.