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Mar 13, 2018
End-TB Summit: Narendra Modi sets target for making India tuberculosis-free five years before global deadlineStating that global efforts to eliminate TB have not been successful, Narendra Modi advocated for a "change in approach" by adopting multi-sectoral engagement and participation of all stakeholders to eliminate tuberculosis
Feb 09, 2018
Kerala, Punjab, Tamil Nadu on top of NITI Aayog's Health Index, Uttar Pradesh worst performerKerala has topped among large states on overall health performance in NITI Aayog's Health Index, while Uttar Pradesh appears at the bottom though it has shown a big improvement in the recent past
Jan 27, 2018
President Ram Nath Kovind launches pulse polio programme for 2018 on eve of National Immunisation DayPresident Ram Nath Kovind launched the Pulse Polio programme for 2018 by administering polio drops to children below five years at the Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi
Dec 19, 2017
Gujarat Assembly Election Results: Four development challenges for incoming BJP governmentAs BJP forms govt in Gujarat, it faces challenges of low immunisation, low enrollment of girls in school, low conviction rates for crimes against ST/SC.
May 31, 2016
Impact of chickenpox shots revealed by Google searchA sharp drop in Google searches on chickenpox has revealed that immunisation efforts to get rid of the common childhood disease have worked well in several countries.
Mar 08, 2016
89 lakh children in the country are not fully immunised: GovtGovernment today admitted that 89 lakh children in India are either partially immunised or have received no immunisation
Feb 24, 2016
One in five African children denied access to vaccines: WHO reportOne in five children in Africa do not receive basic life-saving vaccines, despite the continent making great strides on immunisation, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in a report Wednesday.
Dec 09, 2014
Another polio vaccinator shot dead in PakistanThe militants claim that polio vaccination is a front for espionage or a conspiracy to sterilise Muslims.
Sep 09, 2014
Over 6,200 rural communities have no access to health services: ExpertsOver 6,200 rural communities in India cannot access life saving-health services, said experts.
Jan 21, 2013
Govt also immunises Pak children to keep India polio freeHealth Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad inaugurated a pulse polio campaign in Jaipur, as part of an effort to ensure that India remains polio free.