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Donald Trump Resigns!
US President Donald Trump Announces
Shock Resignation as Congress readies to Impeach Beleaguered President 15th January 2019: Twenty-four months into his tumultuous term as the
President of the United States of America, Donald Trump has announced his
resign...
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Polluted Health – Mainstreaming Air Pollution to the Public Health Paradigm
India holds the unenviable distinction of having half of the
world’s top twenty most polluted cities. A 2015 World Bank report on air
pollution had highlighted the magnitude of the disease and economic burden
caused by atmospheric pollutants the world over....
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The Fundamentals of Making Health a Fundamental Right
The Union Government is
embarking on an ambitious plan to revamp the health sector with staged reforms
to help create a health system in-tune with the 21 st century needs
of India. The reforms being undertaken can be bucketed under four broad
categories. Fi...
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A booster for medical education - By Invitation at the Hindu Business Line
The proposed National Medical Commission (NMC) Bill
2016 intends to create a new overarching body to oversee and regulate medical
teaching institutions, medical education and doctors. And in doing so, the
much-derided Medical Council of India (MCI) will be ...
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Delhi's Twin Crisis - Fever and Misgovernance
With the city reeling under a relentless surge in the number of cases of Chikungunya and Dengue, the oft seen blame game between authorities and powers that be has begun. The AAP-led Delhi Government, post the Delhi High Court order, has decided to sulk its...
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Carrying it through: Why Government needs to regulate not ban commercial surrogacy
The new draft Surrogacy
(Regulation) Bill 2016 approved by the Union Cabinet for discussion in the
Parliament has generated ample debate. The new bill looks to ban commercial
surrogacy, which in recent times has witnessed a surge in numbers. At the same
tim...
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Handle With Care - New Biomedical Waste Management Rules pose challenges for all healthcare facilities
The Government of India has notified changes to the Bio-Medical
Waste (Management and Handling) Rules 1998 with significant changes in segregation,
monitoring and disposal of Biomedical Waste (BMW). The 2016 rules strengthens
the existing regime and shall m...
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The National Medical Commission Decoded
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Where do we stand on Kashmir?
he Prime Minister has spoken on the Kashmir issue in Parliament and the ensuing debate saw all parties agreeing to a resolution to protect our country's sovereignty while working to ensure the welfare of the people of Kashmir. The intend notwithstanding, th...
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A Healthy Start - Reforms and Expansion of Medical Education in India
The Union Health Ministry has
embarked on an ambitious project to expand and reform medical education in
India. Medical education – both at the graduate and post graduate level has
been under severe criticism from policymakers, students, health activists an...
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