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Centre defers NEET-PG 2021 amid COVID spike; next date to be decided later, says Harsh Vardhan
India

Centre defers NEET-PG 2021 amid COVID spike; next date to be decided later, says Harsh Vardhan

'Decision has been taken keeping the wellbeing of our young medical students in mind,' the Union health minister said.

Health Minister Harsh Vardhan believes India can get COVID-19 spread under control by Diwali
India

Health Minister Harsh Vardhan believes India can get COVID-19 spread under control by Diwali

He said that the country is conducting about one million tests per day which is way ahead of the target.

India to be self-reliant in production of RT-PCR, antibody test kits by May: Dr Harsh Vardhan
India

India to be self-reliant in production of RT-PCR, antibody test kits by May: Dr Harsh Vardhan

By producing its own testing kits, India will be able to meet its target of conducting one lakh tests per day by the end of next month.

Coronavirus India Roundup April 21: 47 more deaths, rapid testing kits faulty, 813 containment zones in Mumbai
Health

Coronavirus India Roundup April 21: 47 more deaths, rapid testing kits faulty, 813 containment zones in Mumbai

According to the Health Ministry, 3,260 people have recovered overall with an encouraging 705 patients declared cured just yesterday.

JP Nadda asks BJP state chiefs not to hold Holi celebrations amid coronavirus outbreak as 28 cases reported across country
Politics

JP Nadda asks BJP state chiefs not to hold Holi celebrations amid coronavirus outbreak as 28 cases reported across country

Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan had earlier confirmed that the country now had 28 confirmed cases of coronavirus

Narendra Modi to inaugurate 5th India International Science Festival in Kolkata today; PM to address IISF gathering via video
India

Narendra Modi to inaugurate 5th India International Science Festival in Kolkata today; PM to address IISF gathering via video

IISF is an annual event organised jointly by science and technology-related ministries and departments of Indian government, Vijnana Bharati (Vibha), which is being held in Kolkata this year

Union minister Dr Harsh Vardhan urges states to increase spending on health
Health

Union minister Dr Harsh Vardhan urges states to increase spending on health

Dr Harsh Vardhan urged the states to increase spending on health to 8% of their state budget to raise the national health spending to 2.5% of GDP by 2025.

'Aaj Se Thoda Kam': Harsh Vardhan urges Indians to eliminate foods high in fat, sugar and salt ahead of festive season
Health

'Aaj Se Thoda Kam': Harsh Vardhan urges Indians to eliminate foods high in fat, sugar and salt ahead of festive season

'Promise yourself that you shall reduce the intake of foods high in fat, sugar, and salt', said health minister Harsh Vardhan ahead of Dussehra.

Venkaiah Naidu visits Arun Jaitley at AIIMS, says former finance minister is stable, responding to treatment
India

Venkaiah Naidu visits Arun Jaitley at AIIMS, says former finance minister is stable, responding to treatment

Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday visited the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), where former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is admitted, and was informed by doctors that the BJP leader is responding to treatment.

Bill to provide National Exit Test for entrance to postgraduate medical courses introduced in Lok Sabha
India

Bill to provide National Exit Test for entrance to postgraduate medical courses introduced in Lok Sabha

A bill that proposes National Exit Test, a common final year MBBS examination introduced in Lok Sabha. The National Medical Commission Bill, 2019 was introduced by Health and Family Welfare Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan. The bill provides for the setting up of a medical commission in place of the Medical Council of India.

Durga Temple vandalised: Amit Shah reprimands Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik over Chandni Chowk communal flare up
India

Durga Temple vandalised: Amit Shah reprimands Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik over Chandni Chowk communal flare up

Post meeting with Amit Shah, Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik said he briefed the home minister on the current situation in Hauz Qazi area of the national capital.

Bihar encephalitis deaths: Harsh Vardhan constitutes high-level multi-disciplinary team to monitor patients, find cause of viral disease
India

Bihar encephalitis deaths: Harsh Vardhan constitutes high-level multi-disciplinary team to monitor patients, find cause of viral disease

Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan on Monday said one more high-level multi-disciplinary team has been sent to Bihar for immediately undertaking the necessary groundwork to set up a state-of-the-art multi-disciplinary research centre at Muzaffarpur.

Admiral DK Joshi joins viral fitness challenge; nominates Kiren Rijiju, Piyush Goyal, Jayant Singh and Harsh Vardhan
India

Admiral DK Joshi joins viral fitness challenge; nominates Kiren Rijiju, Piyush Goyal, Jayant Singh and Harsh Vardhan

In the first tweet by the Lt. Governor, the video shows him scuba diving in the Andaman and Nicobar islands, with the caption Visit Andamans to upgrade your Fitness the Fun way, endorsing the state's tourism.

NAL is working on Mark 2 version of its light transport aircraft Saras: CSIR
News & Analysis

NAL is working on Mark 2 version of its light transport aircraft Saras: CSIR

Dr Harsh Vardhan said NAL had proposed to get Mark 2 version of the aircraft certified initially for military and subsequently for the civilian version.

'40-engine' planes, ancient surgery overshadows Indian Science Congress, sparks outrage
Life

'40-engine' planes, ancient surgery overshadows Indian Science Congress, sparks outrage

Aeroplanes existed in India 7,000 years ago, the Indian Science Congress was told in a controversial lecture that examined ancient aviation technology in the Vedas.

Health minister Harsh Vardhan bats for adoption, and against surrogacy
Life

Health minister Harsh Vardhan bats for adoption, and against surrogacy

Dr Harsh Vardhan wants to regulate commercial surrogacy in India.

Sharif is welcome, not Modi: PM never reached out to Muslims, says Shahi Imam
India

Sharif is welcome, not Modi: PM never reached out to Muslims, says Shahi Imam

Bukhari chose not to invite Prime Minister Modi (who is alleged to have played a role in the 2002 Gujarat riots but has been exonerated by a court of law) to the event, he has sent out invites to several BJP leaders.

The unfair $23 billion tobacco verdict: Time for smokers to stop playing dumb
Life

The unfair $23 billion tobacco verdict: Time for smokers to stop playing dumb

In this day and age it is impossible to say that someone who is smoking is unaware of the damage they are doing to their lungs.

There he goes again: Dr Harsh Vardhan advocates banning sex education in schools
Life

There he goes again: Dr Harsh Vardhan advocates banning sex education in schools

Dr Harsh Vardhan's personal website notes in his views on education, "So-called 'sex education' to be banned. Yoga to be made compulsory."

Sorry, Dr Harsh Vardhan: Condom use can't be a 'morality' issue
Life

Sorry, Dr Harsh Vardhan: Condom use can't be a 'morality' issue

Dr Harsh Vardhan's morality argument that takes away the emphasis from condoms is dangerous and scary.