Police Recover Remains of Fetuses from Haryana Maternity Home
Police have recovered the remains of fetuses from a maternity home in Haryana
The burnt fetuses were unearthed from Pataudi village after police received complaints from locals.
The police have registered a case and are in the look out for the owner of the clinic who is abs...
Medicos Call Off Strike In Punjab, Haryana And Chandigarh
Medicos across Punjab, Haryana
and Chandigarh tonight called off their nearly fortnight-long strike against Centre's move to reserve seats for OBCs in elite educational institutions. //
A decision to this effect was taken at the general body meeting of Association of Resident Doctors of the ...
Medicos In Punjab, Haryana Contemplating 'Drastic Steps'
Medicos in Punjab, Haryana
and Chandigarh, who are agitating against hike in quotas in elite educational institutions // , said they were contemplating 'drastic steps' to draw the Centre's attention to the issue, as health services in the region today remained crippled causing immense hardships to ...
Anti-HIV drive intensified in Haryana
The Harayana government has established 22 Integrated Counselling and Testing Centres at Government General Hospitals and Community Health Centres in the state// in compliance with the Indian Public Health Standards (IPHS), draft guidelines for the National AIDS Control Programme and with the aim t...
Fresh Polio Cases Reported from Chandigarh, Haryana
Chandigarh has reported a case of polio, described by health officials as the first such case that has come to light in the union territory in the last four years.//
too has reported three polio cases - two in Sonepat district and one in Faridabad. One polio case was report...
Cola and Pepsi May Face a Ban in Haryana
Close on the heels of a ban on Coke and Pepsi by the Kerala Government, the Health Department of Haryana
has decided to follow suit, by putting forth a proposal to stop the sale// and production of 11 varieties of drinks under the Coke and Pepsi brand.
Top brass in the companies are very unhapp...
OPDs stopped, health services crippled in Punjab, Haryana
Health services in Punjab and Haryana
were paralysed today as doctors of both state-run and and private hospitals// stopped the OPDs in the wake of a 'medical bandh' called by the Indian Medical Association to protest the Centre's reservation proposal.
"All OPDs, including parallel ones run by...
Rs 749 Crore To Be Spent On Rural Health Mission In Haryana
A sum of Rs 749 crore would be spent in Haryana
for implementation of National Rural Health Mission upto the year 2010 in order to reduce infant mortality rate// in the state, Chief Minister Bhupinder SIngh Hooda said today.
Addressing a Nav Nirman Rally organised by President of All India Khet...
Doctor Jailed For Abortion Racket In Haryana
Dr Anil Sabani and his assistant Kartar Singh have been sentenced to two years in jail for revealing the sex of a fetus and then agreeing to abort it if it was female.// This is the first time that any medical practitioner has been jailed for carrying out illegal fetus determination tests and abort...
Minor Improvement In Child Sex Ratio In Haryana
government claimed Monday that there was a minor improvement in the child sex ratio in the state, which had earlier recorded the lowest figure in the country.
Latest reports suggested that the sex ratio in the 0-6 // years age group was now at 822 females per thousand males, direct...
Groundwater Levels Depleting Alarmingly in India
...in the south.
While 80 per cent of Delhi is in extreme category of over exploitation, all of Daman and Diu is badly affected.
Many areas of haryana
including Narnaul, Samlakha, Karnal and Moga, Sangur, Maha Kalam, Ahmedgarh in Punjab, Surajgarh, Behror and Bhinmal in Rajasthan, Gandhinagar in Guja...
Now You can Marry in a Mughal Ambience, If You Wish to
..."Once we are able to market it well, it can be an attractive wedding destination, especially for the rich and famous wanting a slice of novelty," says haryana
Tourism Minister Kiran Chaudhary.
Though the entire garden will never be given out for weddings, a part of it may be let out for the purpose. ...
National Commission for Women to Investigate Unearthing of Female Fetuses in Pataudi
...Commission for Women (NCW) led by Malini Bhattacharya will visit Pataudi in haryana
later today to investigate the unearthing of a large number of female fetus...banned under the Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques Act.
has one of the poorest sex ratio in the country. ...
Water Quality At Western Yamuna Canal Meets The Desired Water Quality Standards
...ing 38 sewage treatment plants having treatment capacity of 753. 25 million liters per day. Out of this 401.25 mld. is in Uttar Pradesh, 322 mld is in haryana
and 30 mld is in Delhi.
The YAP Phase-II is being implemented at an estimated cost of Rs. 624 crore. Under this phase, sewage treatment plant...
Green Campaigners Concerned About Yamuna's Shrinking Floodplains
The Yamuna runs for around 1,370 km. Its source is in the Himalayan mountains at Yamnotri. It flows through the states of Delhi, haryana
and Uttar Pradesh, and merges with the Ganges at Allahabad. The cities of Delhi, Mathura and Agra lie on its banks.
Said Nitya Jacobs, a write...
Indian President Urges Doctors to Help Rural Patients
...cation of Kurukshetra University where he extolled haryana
as the land not only of history and "dharma", but ...onvocation.
The president pointed out that haryana
was the second largest contributor of foodgrains t... in the country.
University chancellor and haryana
Governor A.R. Kidwai conferred honorary degree of ...
Every Child Needs to Be Vaccinated to Lead India into a Polio Free Future - Ramadoss
... the Minister of State for Health & Family Welfare, Smt. Panabaka Lakshmi, Health Ministers from Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Uttranchal, Maharashtra, Delhi, haryana
and Gujarat and senior officials representing the States of Andhra Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan were present at the meeting. In addition, sen...
North India Reels Under Heat Wave
While Jhansi in Uttar Pradesh recorded 45 degrees Celsius, Lucknow was 44 degrees. Jaipur saw the mercury cross 43 degrees while Hissar in haryana
recorded a maximum of 45 degrees.
Jammu recorded a whopping 44 degrees Celsius, forcing people to cover their heads with wet towels and caps w...
Chandigarh to Become India's First Smoke-free City
...city declared smoke free by July 1.
The joint capital of Punjab and haryana
will have designated smoking areas at all public places and buildings to en...Burning Brain Society, a NGO that pounded the administration and Punjab and haryana
governments with 293 petitions under the Right to Information (RTI) Act, se...
Haryana Government Proposes to Set Up Medical University
... The haryana
government Tuesday proposed a medical university in the state to provide be...ing healthcare to everyone in Haryana. He added that the target was to make haryana
the No.1 state in the country in healthcare sector.
The chief minist...
TB Incidence on Rise Among Children in Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra
...adesh (2,298)and Bihar (2,174).
The other states where TB is increasingly affecting children are Kerala (1,930), Punjab (1,680), Orissa (1,486), haryana
(1,395), Chhatisgarh (1,309) and Jharkhand (1,175).
A senior official of the Union Health Ministry has noted that the government is taking vario...
Married Women, Children Most Anemic in India
... health-related problems.
Among the states, Assam is the worst affected, with 72 percent of its married women suffering from Anemia, followed by haryana
(69.7 percent) and Jharkhand (68.4 percent).
UNICEF published the NFHS-3 report jointly with the United Nations Population Fund, Britain's Depar...
Fresh Polio Case Reported in Jammu
"Of the 14 new cases, eight were from Uttar Pradesh, two each from haryana
and Bihar and one each from Punjab and Jammu and Kashmir," the official add...s Uttar Pradesh and Bihar, cases reported from other states in 2006 include haryana
(18), Uttaranchal (13), Punjab (8), Delhi (6), Maharashtra (5), Gujarat and...
Haryana Enhances Nutritional Support for Women, Children
... Chandigarh: Children, pregnant and lactating women and adolescent girls in haryana
will receive more supplementary// support from the state government for their nutritional needs.
Social Welfare and Health Minister Kartar Devi M...
Haryana Tourism Complexes to Serve Low Calorie Dishes
...iting or passing by state-run tourist complexes in haryana
will have something new to look forward to - low c...ndy dishes//.
This marks a changeover by the haryana
tourism in menus across its tourist complexes starting Jan 1, 2007.
Cooks from haryana
tourism's complexes were given a few culinary less...
Haryana Adopts New Rules for Private Schools
... The haryana
government Wednesday amended the rules governing the private educational institutions in the state in a bid to regulate them.//
The state cabine...
Haryana, Maryland Universities Tie Up to Develop Bird Flu Vaccine
... The haryana
Agriculture University, Hissar Monday tied up with the College of Agricultu... between both universities was mooted in June this year during the visit of haryana
finance minister Birender Singh to Maryland.
She said that there was...
Delhi journalism student commits suicide
...ket Hauz Khas area Saturday evening when she shot herself, said a police official. She is the daughter of Vijendra Rai, additional director general of haryana
Police said that Mrinalini had used her father's licensed gun.
Initial investigations suggest that the second year student of Madh...
Current Dengue and Chikungunya Status in India
... been reported from Rajasthan (1224) followed by Punjab (922), west Bengal (864), Kerala (853), Uttar Pradesh (605), Maharashtra (582), Gujarat (477), haryana
(409), Tamil Nadu (328), Andhra Pradesh
(110) and Karnataka (92).
Reporting on CHIKUNGUNYA situation on 04.11.2006; the Ministry has indicate...
13-Year-Old Boy Is Latest Dengue Victim; Delhi Toll 47
...om Rajasthan (972) followed by Kerala (834), Gujarat (456), West Bengal (675), Uttar Pradesh (513), Tamil Nadu (308), Punjab (586), Maharashtra (582), haryana
(315), Karnataka (92) and Andhra Pradesh (81).
Health authorities were also battling chikungunya in many states, with 188 districts affected by ...
Dengue Claims Another Victim in Delhi Taking the Toll to 46
...om Rajasthan (909) followed by Kerala (834), Gujarat (456), West Bengal (627), Uttar Pradesh (513), Tamil Nadu (308), Punjab (586), Maharashtra (582), haryana
(305), Karnataka (92) and Andhra Pradesh (79).
Chikungunya is also reportedly on the decline as the number of cases reported in the country stoo...
Haryana’s Novel Initiative have Increased Institutional Childbirth
... The haryana
government's move to set up 'delivery huts' to provide safe and hygienic conditions for childbirth in rural areas has doubled the number of institutio...
One More Victim Succumbs to Dengue in Delhi
...4 dengue cases, followed by Rajasthan (697), Gujarat (443), West Bengal (429), Uttar Pradesh (418), Tamil Nadu (307), Punjab (250), Maharashtra (240), haryana
(167), Karnataka (90) and Andhra Pradesh (35).
The country is also battling chikungunya fever, a virus spread by the same species of mosquito. T...
Dengue Claims Yet Another Victim in Delhi
... tentacles are Kerala (794), Rajasthan (456), Gujarat (441), West Bengal (405), Uttar Pradesh (349) Tamil Nadu (307), Punjab (250), Maharashtra (240), haryana
(100), Karnataka (90) and Andhra Pradesh (27).
The spread of chikungunya virus was also alarming as the total number of confirmed cases stands a...
Delhi Death Toll Due to Dengue Rises to 24
...iences (AIIMS) - Sunita Devi, 70, of Ballabgarh in haryana
died Thursday while Uma Devi, 40, a resident of Gh...6, Uttar Pradesh 282, Maharashtra 240, Punjab 201, haryana
100, Karnataka 60 and Andhra Pradesh 18.
Of ...the total cases coming to Delhi from nearby areas, haryana
tops the list with Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan fol...
Migrant Bihar Labourers Bring Dengue Home
...gue in the state.
Most of the suspected dengue cases reported are of migrant labourers who arrived from dengue-hit places like Delhi, Rajasthan, haryana
and Uttar Pradesh for the upcoming Diwali and Chath festivals.
In some cases, businessmen, doctors, officials and students of the state returnin...
India registers 3,000 dengue patients, toll crosses 40
...hursday with five cases reported from Bettiah and Saran districts.
and Punjab, the number of suspected cases of dengue was on the rise even as... reported in the state due to dengue.
A dozen patients from Punjab and haryana
have so far come to hospitals in Chandigarh for treatment.
Doctors in ...
Sex Determination Test Informers to be Rewarded
... People who inform haryana
health department about illegal sex determination tests will be rewarded, officials said Thursday.//
Health officials said informers would be gi...
Haryana to set up 'Red Ribbon Clubs' in Colleges to Create Awareness about AIDS
... 'Red Ribbon Clubs' will be set up in all colleges in haryana
to create public awareness on HIV/AIDS and to encourage people for safe and regular blood donation.//
State Health Minister Kartar Devi said Wed...
Condom Vending Machines to be Installed in Chandigarh
... Chandigarh - the joint capital of Punjab and haryana
- will soon have 20 condom vending machines installed at key locations, it was announced Friday.//
The machines will be installed by the state AIDS...