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Too late to conduct common medical entrance test this year: Health Ministry

April 12, 2016 12:51 am

The AMU conducted its MBBS entrance test on April 11.

Delhi HC extends stay on ban of some drugs till Mar 28

March 22, 2016 3:06 am

Several other pharma companies, which also filed appeals against the Centre’s notification, were not granted a similar relief but have been given “assurance” that no coercive action will be taken against them till the next date of hearing.

Ban on drugs like Vicks and Corex: Nothing sudden about it

March 17, 2016 4:11 pm

While most of the banned FDCs are not approved in many western countries, they have been in use in India.

Complete list: Do you take one of these 300 banned drug combinations?

March 14, 2016 2:03 pm

A gazette notification by Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has banned over 300 medicines of fixed drug combinations.

Health ministry says no CGHS funds for next 2 months, wants Rs 450 crore

November 06, 2015 4:23 am

Having exhausted the Rs 1,600 crore that was initially allocated, the ministry has now asked for Rs 450 crore more.

PM Modi asks Health Ministry to track region-specific health problems

June 10, 2015 3:25 am

He called for documentation and adaptation of best practices in the healthcare sector across the country to enable their rapid scaling up for maximum benefit.

Health ministry plans new trust-based model for insurance-based health scheme

June 02, 2015 1:46 am

The RSBY is flagship scheme of the government which provides cashless health insurance cover to below poverty line families.

Swine flu: Over 1,700 deaths in country in three months

March 15, 2015 7:37 pm

The death toll was highest in Gujarat with 382 deaths, followed by Rajasthan and Maharashtra with 375 and 288 respectively.

34 more fall prey to swine flu; toll climbs to 1,075

March 01, 2015 8:19 pm

Data collated by the Health Ministry said that altogether, 1,075 persons have now perished from the disease.

Swine Flu: 21 more deaths, toll reaches 833

February 23, 2015 5:56 pm

The government said that all the measures were being taken while there was no dearth of medicines.


Doctors' strike affect health serives in Delhi

June 22, 2015 5:50 pm

Around 2,000 doctors at 20 hospitals in the national capital on Monday (June 22) launched an indefinite strike.