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HIV Test Before Marriage To Be Made Voluntary In Goa

Goa Chief Minister Pratapsingh Rane has backed down from his earlier stand and has said HIV tests will be made voluntary before marriage and not compulsory. // "We are planning to enact a law wherein it will be voluntary for the couple to go for the HIV/AIDS tests before marriage", he confirm...

Sanofi-aventis Announces 2007 Earnings Ahead of Guidance Sharp Rise in Proposed Dividend

...007 Inauguration by sanofi-aventis of its first Asian development centre for pharmaceuticals, in goa (India) December 10, 2007 Presentation to the American Society of Hematology (ASH) of the results of the TREK ...

Activist Groups' Plea to Indian Prime Minister: 'Rollout Second-Line AIDS Treatment!'

...ng Indian Medical Parliamentarians Forum (IMPF), World Vision, Student Global AIDS Campaign (SGAC), Amnesty International, Positive Lives Foundation - goa (PLF), Manipur Network of Positive People, Swami Vivekananda Youth Movement (SVYM), Naz Foundation International - India, as well as other groups have...

Watson Receives First FDA Approval for Manufacturing Product at Its Goa, India Facility

...acture additional solid dosage products at the facility. By early 2008, the goa facility is expected to be producing over 1 billion tablets and capsules an...others, difficulties or delays in transferring product manufacturing to the goa facility; difficulties or delays in obtaining U.S. Food and Drug Administra...

Ramadoss to Discuss Chikungunya With Health Ministers of Nine States Tomorrow

...mosquito-borne disease, Chikungunya . The Health Ministers of Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Karnataka, Puducherry, Gujarat, Maharashtra, goa and Delhi are expected to attend the meeting, a ministry official said. The Ministers would also discuss Central assistance, both technical an...

Himachal Pradesh Launches Strawberry Wine

...naur district, which produces some of the best wines in the country. "We have received a large order for the new product from the governments of goa and Kerala," said C.R.B. Lalit, the company's managing director. HPMC has outlets in all Indian metropolitan cities to sell its processed and va...

Resort Mello Rosa Teams Up With Ayurvedic Natural Health Center

... The Resort Mello Rosa, based in goa is pleased to announce its partnership with the Ayurvedic Natural Health Ce...The health center is situated amidst lush green countryside surroundings of goa just 2.5 km from Resort Mello Rosa, providing the perfect environment to re...

Nepal Uncorks 'Herbal Wine'

... He learnt the art of making wine and came back home with several ideas fermenting in his mind. The final catalyst was pheni, the local hooch of goa in India, a hit with locals and tourists alike. An inspired Thapa decided that he too would make a wine with local ingredients and came up with ...

Goa to Host International Vegetarian Congress

... India will host the 37th edition of the International Vegetarian Congress in goa from Sep 10.The six-day congress, organised by International Vegetarian Union//, will discuss the challenges vegetarians face across the globe. Jashu ...

India Urged to Take Stringent Measures to Combat AIDS

... most severe epidemic is in parts of India, particularly in a cluster of southern and western States, including Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, goa and Maharashtra where sex work is the critical driver of HIV transmission. The future size of India's HIV epidemic will depend above all on the ...

Goa Christian Council Opposes Mandatory HIV Test

...r Social Justice and Peace of then Archidiocese of goa and Daman has advocated voluntary and not mandator...d the freedom that every person has, the Church in goa advocates the principle of informed consent and vo...In view of the proposed legislation, the Church in goa consulted several individuals working with differe...

Church Supports HIV Test Before Marriage

... The Roman Catholic Church in goa has supported HIV test before marriage saying such...d the freedom that every person has, the Church in goa advocates the principle of informed consent and vo...ncil for Social Justice and Peace, Archidiocese of goa and Daman said. The state government is plann...

Goa To Introduce Bond For Medicos

...ercome the scarcity of doctors in rural areas, the goa government today made it mandatory for students pa...ed. The state government-run medical colleges goa Dental College and goa Medical Colleges are situated at Bambolim, on the ...

Too Much of Anything is Bad

... According to the conference held at Varca in goa it is found that Indians eating only vegetarian diet suffer from high homocysteine levels. //The two day conference mainly analyzed the Indian popula...

Yoga Can Keep Youths Away From Drugs: Ravi Shankar

...d. The founder of the Art of Living movement is on a three-day visit to goa and is set to address the Anandotsav at Miramar beach, three km from here, ...e to residents of the state, he appealed to the people to showcase the real goa to tourists. 'Don't try to ape others. Let the people know about the real G...

Tobacco Consumption By Youths Will Hamper India’s Economic Growt

...chewing tobacco. Tobacco consumption is quite high among those in the age group of 13 to 15 years. In that group, 3.3 percent students smoke in goa as against 62.8 percent in Nagaland. "Ninety-six percent of lung cancers are caused by tobacco consumption. In tobacco smoke there are 3,600 kno...

ISRO To Expand Telemedicine Network, 4 Speciality Hospitals To Be Included

...ation related to natural resources, tele-education, farmers' advisory services and tele-fishery. With branches in Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, goa and Sikkim, the Manipal hospital caters to the needs of rural patients, while the Ganga Ram hospital has adopted government community health centres a...

India is the "IT" destination for obesity cure: med tourism

...There are numerous foreigners that are flying to India and desperate to do so. It is not to see the backwaters of Kerala or the beautiful beaches// of goa but to rid themselves of the extra flab. What is common between Christine a Canadian, Amir a Bangladesh-born American and Hardeep a Sikh from th...

Ayurvedic Massage & English Food May Cheer England Team

...and India takes place at the Jawaharlal Nehru International Stadium Thursday. The teams were given a traditional Kerala welcome when they arrived from goa Tuesday on a chartered flight. Both teams will be here till Saturday morning and will stay at the Taj Malabar Hotel, where the entourage has bo...

To safeguard poultry farmers a Rs. 35-crore fund set up.

... As a good gesture and sound health info Kerala and goa have lifted the ban on poultry and poultry products from Karnataka. This was revealed by Minister for Medical Education and Animal Husbandry V.S. Acha...

Indian Government: No Reason For Worry About Bird Flu

... Nadu has banned trucks carrying poultry products from Maharashtra, while trucks from other regions were being sprayed with insecticide. Karnataka and goa sealed their borders with Maharashtra, while Chhattisgarh also issued an alert. In Jharkhand, the government asked all district hospitals to prepa...

Gutka Baron To Be Jailed

...fine of Rs.5,000, acting on a 1997 complaint filed by a health laboratory in the municipality. The complaint also named M.M. Joshi, the owner of goa Gutka, which is another major brand and a rival of Manikchand. The Central Government is currently mulling a ban on gutka, or chewing tobacco. Maharas...

Punjabis Transfer Taste From Chicken To Prawns

...ing place for all food freaks. Fishing nets and colorful paintings from the goa are attracting visitors to a popular hotel in the city, but the real bait l...the hotel hosting the festival. Kakkar has invited a master chef from goa to tickle the taste buds of Punjabis who are traditionally considered very ...

Christmas, Carols And Unique Indian Christianity

...tury, the community confined itself largely to India's southern coastal areas, mainly in Kerala, for almost 1,500 years. It spread to other parts like goa and the northeast, particularly Mizoram - now a Christian majority state - after the arrival of the Portuguese in India in the 15th century, followed ...
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