‘ATAL AMRIT ABHIYAN’ GUWAHATI : Vice President of India M Venkaiah Naidu Wednesday formally inaugurated the comprehensive health insurance scheme ‘Atal Amrit Abhiyan’ in Guwahati in the presence of Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, Finance, Health and Education minister Himanta Biswa Sarma and other ministers, MLAs and other invitees. The scheme, that will cover more than 90 per cent of the State’s population, will cover the cost of treatment, including


Thiruvananthapuram: kerala government doctors have been on an indefinite strike since Friday. The patients are in trouble. The kerala medical officer’s association called for agitation and might to protect against the decision to extend the op time in hospitals from 9.00 to 6.00. The protect was also triggered by the suspension Jismy at Kumaraputhoor family health centre, palakkad. The doctor had to face the actions after she refused to turn


GUWAHATI : National Register of Citizen (NRC) in Assam Multiple Families found using Using fake Legacy Data,NRC authority said today. As the process of the family tree verification for the National Register of Citizen (NRC) nearly comes to an end, the NRC authorities have reportedly found multiple people and families forging documents and submitting someone else’s legacy data. Speaking on the issue, Prateek Hajela, state coordinator of NRC said that

#HealthForAll this World Health Day says WHO

IN120WORDS REPORTS: The World Health Organisation issued stamps to commemorate World Health Day and its seventieth anniversary. The stamps carry messages like peace, endangered species and subjects related to universal concern. The theme for this years World Health Days is Universal Health Coverage. “Good health is the most precious thing anyone can have,” said Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, WHO Director-General. “ When people are healthy, they can learn, work, and


Thiruvananthapuram: An official statistics prove that Kerala is far behind other states in terms of alcohol consumption. As per the national family health survey 2015-16 only 37 percent men consuming alcohol in Kerala. Kerala is far behind the states of Arunachal Pradesh, Tripura and Telangana. The liquor consumption in Thelangana is 54 percentage, Triura is 57 percent and Arunachal Pradesh is 59 percent.. As per the survey kerala ranked 18

Listeriosis takes more than 60 lives in South Africa

United Nations, Jan 13 (UNI) What is believed to be the largest-ever outbreak of the bacterial disease Listeriosis – or Listeria – has left more than 60 people dead across South Africa, with nearly 750 confirmed cases, the United Nation’s health agency has said. Listeriosis is a serious, but preventable and treatable disease caused by the bacterium, Listeria monocytogenes, which is found in soil, water, vegetation and some animal faeces.


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योग से रहें निरोग, स्वस्थ जीवन की कुंजी योग

प्राचीन काल से लेकर आज के आधुनिक युग में योग का विशिष्ठ स्थान रहा है… हर उम्र के लोग योग के जरिये स्वस्थ शरीर पा सकते है… लेकिन कई लोग योग का मतलब सिर्फ आसन करने से लगा लेते है… जबकि, संपूर्ण योग Eight fold practice set है… जिसमें यम, नियम, आसन, आहार, प्रत्याहार, ध्यान, धारणा और समाधी शामिल है… इन सब बातों का ध्यान रखकर ही संपूर्ण रुप से

Environment Minister Launches “Harit Diwali, Swasth Diwali” Campaign

Union Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Dr.  Harsh Vardhan, launched the “Harit Diwali, Swasth Diwali” campaign, here today.  Addressing a gathering of about 800 children from schools of Delhi and NCR, the Minister impressed upon the children the importance of their contribution towards reducing pollution by not bursting harmful fire crackers during Diwali.  Congratulating the teachers and students, Dr. Harsh Vardhan said that it is heartening to see

EESL and IOCL, BPCL & HPCL sign MOUs for distribution of Energy Efficient appliances

Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), under the Ministry of Power, today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs) under the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas (MoPNG) for distribution of energy efficient appliances under the flagship Unnat Jeevan by Affordable LEDs and appliances for All (UJALA) scheme. According to the agreement, Oil Marketing Companies- IOCL, BPCL and HPCL will take up distribution of LED Bulbs, LED